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

Addams Family Values (1993) RT 78% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Feb 2000

Siblings Wednesday and Pugsley Addams will stop at nothing to get rid of Pubert, the new baby boy adored by parents Gomez and Morticia. Things go from bad to worse when the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Joan Cusack  •  Anjelica Huston  •  Raúl Juliá  •  Christopher Lloyd

Crossing Delancey (1988) RT 90% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Feb 2007

Isabelle's life revolves around the New York bookshop she works in and the intellectual friends of both sexes she meets there. Her grandmother remains less than impressed and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joan Micklin Silver
CAST:  Amy Irving  •  Peter Riegert  •  Reizl Bozyk  •  Jeroen Krabbé

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

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

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.

Moving Violations (1985) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Jul 2005

A group of careless and unlucky drivers are sentenced to attend traffic school to keep their records clean.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Neal Israel
CAST:  John Murray  •  Jennifer Tilly  •  James Keach  •  Wendie Jo Sperber

Nixon (1995)

An all-star cast powers this epic look at American President Richard M. Nixon, a man carrying 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

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

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




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

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

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

Vampire's Kiss (1988) RT 59% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Aug 2002

A publishing executive is visited and bitten by a vampire and starts exhibiting erratic behavior. He pushes his secretary to extremes as he tries to come to terms with his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Robert Bierman
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  María Conchita Alonso  •  Jennifer Beals  •  Elizabeth Ashley

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

The Appointments of Dennis Jennings (1988)

Dennis Jennings (Steven Wright) is an introverted daydreamer, sleepwalking through life. He is a professional waiter and has an equally-dull girlfriend, Emma. In an attempt to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Dean Parisot
CAST:  Steven Wright  •  Rowan Atkinson  •  Laurie Metcalf  •  Carrotte

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

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 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

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