Search results for "David Hyde Pierce"


A Bug's Life (1998) RT 92% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Apr 1999

On behalf of "oppressed bugs everywhere," an inventive ant named Flik hires a troupe of warrior bugs to defend his bustling colony from a horde of freeloading grasshoppers led ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Andrew Stanton  •  John Lasseter
CAST:  Kevin Spacey  •  Julia Louis-Dreyfus  •  Hayden Panettiere  •  Phyllis Diller

Sondheim: The Birthday Concert (2010)

Join us for a rousing celebration of the life and works of one of Broadway's greatest legends - the one and only Stephen Sondheim. For the master composer and lyricist's 80th ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Lonny Price
CAST:  David Hyde Pierce  •  Laura Benanti  •  Matt Cavenaugh  •  Michael Cerveris

The Perfect Host (2010) RT 45% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Aug 2011

A criminal on the run cons his way into the wrong dinner party where the host is anything but ordinary.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Nick Tomnay
CAST:  David Hyde Pierce  •  Clayne Crawford  •  Nathaniel Parker  •  Helen Reddy

Forever Plaid: The Movie (2008)

Forever Plaid is an affectionate musical homage to the close-harmony 'guy groups' that reached the height of their popularity during the 1950s. This quartet of high-school ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Stan Chandler  •  David Engel  •  Larry Raben  •  Daniel Reichard

The Amazing Screw-On Head (2006)

Based on the award-winning comic book by Mike Mignola (creator of Hellboy), The Amazing Screw-On Head chronicles the adventures of a Civil War-era secret agent with an ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Chris Prynoski
CAST:  Paul Giamatti  •  David Hyde Pierce  •  Patton Oswalt  •  Corey Burton

Down with Love (2003) RT 59% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Oct 2003

Aaaah... it's New York City in 1962, and love is blooming between a journalist and a feminist advice author, who's falling head over heels despite her beau's playboy lifestyle ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Renée Zellweger  •  Ewan McGregor  •  Sarah Paulson  •  David Hyde Pierce

Treasure Planet (2002) RT 69% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Apr 2003

When space galleon cabin boy Jim Hawkins discovers a map to an intergalactic "loot of a thousand worlds," a cyborg cook named John Silver teaches him to battle supernovas and ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Ron Clements  •  John Musker
CAST:  Joseph Gordon-Levitt  •  David Hyde Pierce  •  Emma Thompson  •  Roscoe Lee Browne

Full Frontal (2002) RT 38% / Audience 27%

DVD release: Feb 2003

A contemporary comedy set in Los Angeles, Full Frontal traces the complicated relationship among seven friends as they deal with the fragile connections that bind them ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Steven Soderbergh
CAST:  David Duchovny  •  Nicky Katt  •  Catherine Keener  •  Mary McCormack

Osmosis Jones (2001) RT 55% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Nov 2001

A policeman white blood cell, with the help of a cold pill, must stop a deadly virus from destroying the human they live in, Frank.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Bobby Farrelly  •  Peter Farrelly
CAST:  Chris Rock  •  Laurence Fishburne  •  David Hyde Pierce  •  Brandy Norwood

Wet Hot American Summer (2001) RT 32% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Jan 2002

The setting is Camp Firewood, the year 1981. It's the last day before everyone goes back to the real world, but there's still a summer's worth of unfinished business to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  David Wain
CAST:  Janeane Garofalo  •  David Hyde Pierce  •  Marguerite Moreau  •  Michael Ian Black




Laud Weiner (2002)

The film follows Laud Weiner, an oblivious, self-satisfied, and spoiled Hollywood manager-producer, as he explains his 'hard' work to the camera while in reality taking credit ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Philip Euling
CAST:  David Hyde Pierce  •  Jake Muxworthy  •  Marisol Nichols  •  James Oliver

The Tangerine Bear (2000) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Nov 2000

When Tangie, a teddy bear goes into the Smile-erator on his head, his smile is put on upside down, causing him to end up on the bargain bin on Christmas Eve with other misfit ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Tom Bosley  •  Jenna Elfman  •  Howie Mandel  •  David Hyde Pierce

Chain of Fools (2000) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Feb 2005

An avid detective is assigned to investigate the heist of a batch of precious coins that end up in the hands of a suicidal barber.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Pontus Löwenhielm  •  Patrick von Krusenstjerna
CAST:  Salma Hayek  •  Jeff Goldblum  •  Elijah Wood  •  David Cross

The Mating Habits of the Earthbound Human (1999) RT 33% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Jan 2003

David Hyde Pierce, playing an alien (credited as infinity-cubed in the opening credits), narrates a courtship in a late-20th century American city as an extraterrestrial ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Jeff Abugov
CAST:  Carmen Electra  •  Mackenzie Astin  •  David Hyde Pierce  •  Lucy Liu

Jackie's Back (1999) RT Audience 86%

DVD release: Mar 2002

A mockumentary of Jackie Washington, a fictonal star of music, stage and screen played by Jenifer Lewis. The movie now follows Jackie as she tells her story to stardom and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Townsend
CAST:  Jenifer Lewis  •  Tim Curry  •  Tangie Ambrose  •  Whoopi Goldberg

Nixon (1995)

An all-star cast powers this epic look at American President Richard M. Nixon, a man carrying both the fate of the world on his shoulders while battling the self-destructive ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Oliver Stone
CAST:  Anthony Hopkins  •  Joan Allen  •  J. T. Walsh  •  Paul Sorvino

Wolf (1994) RT 60% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Oct 1997

Publisher Will Randall becomes a werewolf and has to fight to keep his job.  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Mike Nichols
CAST:  Jack Nicholson  •  Christopher Plummer  •  James Spader  •  Michelle Pfeiffer

Sleepless in Seattle (1993) RT 72% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Jun 1997

A young boy who tries to set his dad up on a date after the death of his mother. He calls into a radio station to talk about his dad’s loneliness which soon leads the dad into ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nora Ephron
CAST:  Tom Hanks  •  Meg Ryan  •  Bill Pullman  •  Ross Malinger

Little Man Tate (1991) RT 76% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Sep 2001

Dede is a sole parent trying to bring up her son Fred. When it is discovered that Fred is a genius, she is determined to ensure that Fred has all the opportunities that he ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Jodie Foster
CAST:  Jodie Foster  •  Dianne Wiest  •  Adam Hann-Byrd  •  Harry Connick, Jr.

The Fisher King (1991) RT 82% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Feb 1999

Two troubled men face their terrible destinies and events of their past as they join together on a mission to find the Holy Grail and thus to save themselves.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam
CAST:  Jeff Bridges  •  Robin Williams  •  Mercedes Ruehl  •  Amanda Plummer