Search results for "Dan Aykroyd"


Nothing but Trouble (1991) RT Audience 47%

DVD release: Jan 1993

While attempting to seduce gorgeous lawyer Diane Lightson, wealthy gadabout Chris Thorne agrees to drive her to Atlantic City, N.J. But, when some reckless driving draws the ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Dan Aykroyd
CAST:  Chevy Chase  •  Dan Aykroyd  •  John Candy  •  Demi Moore

1941 (1979) RT 32% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Mar 1999

It's been six days since the attack on Pearl Harbor. Panic grips California, supposedly the next target of the Japanese forces. Everywhere in California, people are suffering ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Dan Aykroyd  •  Ned Beatty  •  John Belushi  •  Lorraine Gary

50 First Dates (2004) RT 44% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Henry is a player skilled at seducing women. But when this veterinarian meets Lucy, a girl with a quirky problem when it comes to total recall, he realizes it's possible to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Peter Segal
CAST:  Adam Sandler  •  Drew Barrymore  •  Rob Schneider  •  Sean Astin

Antz (1998) RT 96% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Mar 1999

In this animated hit, a neurotic worker ant in love with a rebellious princess rises to unlikely stardom when he switches places with a soldier. Signing up to march in a ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Eric Darnell  •  Tim Johnson
CAST:  Woody Allen  •  Dan Aykroyd  •  Anne Bancroft  •  Danny Glover

Get on Up (2014) RT 80% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Jan 2015

A chronicle of James Brown's rise from extreme poverty to become one of the most influential musicians in history.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Tate Taylor
CAST:  Viola Davis  •  Dan Aykroyd  •  Octavia Spencer  •  Nick Eversman

Tammy (2014) RT 23% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Nov 2014

After losing her job and learning that her husband has been unfaithful, a woman hits the road with her profane, hard-drinking grandmother.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ben Falcone
CAST:  Melissa McCarthy  •  Susan Sarandon  •  Allison Janney  •  Mark Duplass

Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return (2013) RT 16% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Aug 2014

Dorothy wakes up in post-tornado Kansas, only to be whisked back to Oz to try to save her old friends the Scarecrow, the Lion, the Tin Man and Glinda from a devious new ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Dan St. Pierre
CAST:  Lea Michele  •  Dan Aykroyd  •  Patrick Stewart  •  Hugh Dancy

Behind the Candelabra (2013) RT 95% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Sep 2013

Based on the autobiographical novel, the tempestuous 6-year relationship between Liberace and his (much younger) lover, Scott Thorson, is recounted.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Steven Soderbergh
CAST:  Michael Douglas  •  Matt Damon  •  Rob Lowe  •  Dan Aykroyd

The Campaign (2012)

The film follows two rival politicians (Will Ferrell & Zach Galifianakis) who are trying to win an election to represent their small North Carolina congressional district ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jay Roach
CAST:  Dylan McDermott  •  Will Ferrell  •  Zach Galifianakis  •  Jason Sudeikis

Yogi Bear (2010)

Jellystone Park has been losing business, so greedy Mayor Brown decides to shut it down and sell the land. That means families will no longer be able to experience the natural ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Eric Brevig
CAST:  Dan Aykroyd  •  Justin Timberlake  •  Anna Faris  •  Tom Cavanagh




War, Inc. (2008) RT 30% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Oct 2008

War Inc. is set in the future, when the fictional desert country of Turaqistan is torn by a riot after a private corporation, Tamerlane, owned by the former Vice President of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joshua Seftel
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Hilary Duff  •  Marisa Tomei  •  Joan Cusack

I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry (2007)

Firefighters Chuck Ford and Larry Valentine are guy's guys, loyal to the core -- which is why when widower Larry asks Chuck to pose as his gay lover so that he can get ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Dennis Dugan
CAST:  Jessica Biel  •  Ving Rhames  •  Steve Buscemi  •  Nicholas Turturro

Dan Aykroyd Unplugged on UFOs (2005) RT Audience 33%

A UFO enthusiast interviews Dan Aykroyd on the subject of extraterrestrials visiting Earth.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  David Sereda
CAST:  Dan Aykroyd  •  Ronald Reagan  •  David Sereda  •  Gordon Cooper

Bright Young Things (2003) RT 65% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Feb 2005

in the 1930’s a social set known to the press – who follow their every move – as the “Bright Young Things.” are Adam and his friends who are eccentric, wild and entirely ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Stephen Fry
CAST:  Simon McBurney  •  Michael Sheen  •  Emily Mortimer  •  James McAvoy

Shortcut to Happiness (2003)

In Manhattan, the aspirant writer Jabez Stone is a complete loser: he is not able to sell his novels, he lives in a lousy apartment and he does not have success with women. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Alec Baldwin
CAST:  Anthony Hopkins  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Jennifer Love Hewitt  •  Ken Murton

Crossroads (2002)

Three friends get together and bury a box making a pact to open it at midnight at their high school graduation. In the little town in Georgia that they live in, things soon ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Drama • Family • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tamra Davis
CAST:  Dan Aykroyd  •  Justin Long  •  Britney Spears  •  Jamie Lynn Spears

On the Nose (2001) RT Audience 43%

Brendan is a janitor at a university who has a fondness for gambling, especially betting on horse races. However, he doesn't have much skill at it, and poorly considered bets ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  David Caffrey
CAST:  Dan Aykroyd  •  Robbie Coltrane  •  Brenda Blethyn

The Curse of the Jade Scorpion (2001) RT 45% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Jan 2002

CW Briggs is a veteran insurance investigator, with many successes. Betty Ann Fitzgerald is a new employee in the company he works for, with the task of reorganizing the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Mystery • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Woody Allen  •  Helen Hunt  •  John Tormey  •  John Schuck

Evolution (2001) RT 42% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Dec 2001

A comedy that follows the chaos that ensues when a meteor hits the Earth carrying alien life forms that give new meaning to the term "survival of the fittest." David Duchovny, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Ivan Reitman
CAST:  David Duchovny  •  Julianne Moore  •  Orlando Jones  •  Seann William Scott

Pearl Harbor (2001) RT 25% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Dec 2001

The lifelong friendship between Rafe McCawley and Danny Walker is put to the ultimate test when the two ace fighter pilots become entangled in a love triangle with beautiful ...  (more)

GENRES: History • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Michael Bay
CAST:  Ben Affleck  •  Josh Hartnett  •  Kate Beckinsale  •  Cuba Gooding, Jr.