Search results for "Dustin Hoffman"


Quartet (2012) RT 79% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Jun 2013

The directorial debut of Dustin Hoffman, Quartet is a high-drama comedy about temperamental divas and old grudges, passion and pride, romance and Rigoletto. At a home for ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Dustin Hoffman
CAST:  Pauline Collins  •  Billy Connolly  •  Tom Courtenay  •  Michael Gambon

Rain Man (1988) RT 90% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Jan 2000

Selfish yuppie Charlie Babbitt's father left a fortune to his savant brother Raymond and a pittance to Charlie; they travel cross-country.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Barry Levinson
CAST:  Dustin Hoffman  •  Tom Cruise  •  Valeria Golino  •  Gerald R. Molen

Kung Fu Panda (2008) RT 87% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Nov 2008

When the Valley of Peace is threatened, lazy Po the panda discovers his destiny as the "chosen one" and trains to become a kung fu hero, but transforming the unsleek slacker ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Mark Osborne  •  John Stevenson
CAST:  Jack Black  •  Dustin Hoffman  •  Angelina Jolie  •  Jackie Chan

Hook (1991) RT 30% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Mar 2000

The boy who wasn't supposed to grow up—Peter Pan—did just that, becoming a soulless corporate lawyer whose workaholism could cost him his wife and kids. But a trip to see ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Dustin Hoffman  •  Julia Roberts  •  Bob Hoskins

Outbreak (1995)

A deadly airborne virus finds its way into the USA and starts killing off people at an epidemic rate. Col Sam Daniels' job is to stop the virus spreading from a small town, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Wolfgang Petersen
CAST:  Dustin Hoffman  •  Rene Russo  •  Morgan Freeman  •  Kevin Spacey

Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011) RT 81% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Dec 2011

Po is now living his dream as The Dragon Warrior, protecting the Valley of Peace alongside his friends and fellow kung fu masters, The Furious Five - Tigress, Crane, Mantis, ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Jennifer Yuh
CAST:  Jack Black  •  Angelina Jolie  •  Seth Rogen  •  Gary Oldman

All the President's Men (1976) RT 93% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Oct 1997

In the run-up to the 1972 elections, Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward covers what seems to be a minor break-in at the Democratic Party National headquarters. He is ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alan J. Pakula
CAST:  Dustin Hoffman  •  Robert Redford  •  Jack Warden  •  Martin Balsam

Billy Bathgate (1991) RT 47% / Audience 29%

DVD release: Oct 2002

In the year 1935, a teen named Billy Bathgate finds first love while becoming the protégé of fledgling gangster Dutch Schultz.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Benton
CAST:  Dustin Hoffman  •  Nicole Kidman  •  Loren Dean  •  Bruce Willis

Confidence (2003)

What Jake Vig doesn't know just might get him killed. A sharp and polished grifter, Jake has just swindled thousands of dollars from the unsuspecting Lionel Dolby with the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  James Foley
CAST:  Edward Burns  •  Rachel Weisz  •  Morris Chestnut  •  Dustin Hoffman

Dick Tracy (1990) RT 64% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Apr 2002

The comic strip detective finds his life vastly complicated when Breathless Mahoney makes advances towards him while he is trying to battle Big Boy Caprice's united mob.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Warren Beatty
CAST:  Warren Beatty  •  Al Pacino  •  Madonna  •  Charlie Korsmo




Family Business (1989) RT 38% / Audience 27%

DVD release: May 2003

Jessie is an aging career criminal who has been in more jails, fights, schemes, and lineups than just about anyone else. His son Vito, while currently on the straight and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sidney Lumet
CAST:  Sean Connery  •  Dustin Hoffman  •  Matthew Broderick  •  Rosanna DeSoto

Finding Neverland (2004) RT 83% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Mar 2005

Finding Neverland is an amusing drama about how the story of Peter Pan and Neverland came to be. During a writing slump play writer J.M. Barrie meets the widowed Sylvia and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Marc Forster
CAST:  Johnny Depp  •  Kate Winslet  •  Julie Christie  •  Dustin Hoffman

I Heart Huckabees (2004) RT 62% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Feb 2005

A husband-and-wife team play detective, but not in the traditional sense. Instead, the happy duo helps others solve their existential issues, the kind that keep you up at ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  David O. Russell
CAST:  Jason Schwartzman  •  Dustin Hoffman  •  Lily Tomlin  •  Jude Law

Ishtar (1987) RT 30% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Aug 2013

Two terrible lounge singers get booked to play a gig in a Moroccan hotel but somehow become pawns in an international power play between the CIA, the Emir of Ishtar, and the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Elaine May
CAST:  Warren Beatty  •  Dustin Hoffman  •  Isabelle Adjani  •  Charles Grodin

Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004) RT 72% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Apr 2005

Three wealthy children's parents are killed in a fire. When they are sent to a distant relative, they find out that he is plotting to kill them and seize their fortune.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Brad Silberling
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Meryl Streep  •  Jude Law  •  Emily Browning

Lenny (1974)

The story of acerbic 1960s comic Lenny Bruce, whose groundbreaking, no-holds-barred style and social commentary was often deemed by the Establisment as too obscene for the public.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Bob Fosse
CAST:  Dustin Hoffman  •  Valerie Perrine  •  Jan Miner  •  Stanley Beck

Meet the Fockers (2004) RT 39% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Apr 2005

In this sequel to the hit comedy Meet the Parents, hard-to-crack ex-CIA man Jack Byrnes and his wife, Dina, head for the warmer climes of Florida to meet son-in-law-to-be Greg ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jay Roach
CAST:  Ben Stiller  •  Teri Polo  •  Robert De Niro  •  Dustin Hoffman

Midnight Cowboy (1969) RT 90% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Jan 2000

A naive male prostitute and his sickly friend struggle to survive on the streets of New York City.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  John Schlesinger
CAST:  Dustin Hoffman  •  Jon Voight  •  Sylvia Miles  •  John McGiver

Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium (2007) RT 37% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Mar 2008

Molly Mahoney is the awkward and insecure manager of Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium, the strangest, most fantastic, most wonderful toy store in the world. But when Mr. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Zach Helm
CAST:  Dustin Hoffman  •  Jason Bateman  •  Zach Mills  •  Jonathan Potts

Racing Stripes (2005) RT 35% / Audience 42%

DVD release: May 2005

Shattered illusions are hard to repair -- especially for a good-hearted zebra named Stripes who's spent his life on a Kentucky farm amidst the sorely mistaken notion that he's ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Frederik Du Chau
CAST:  Bruce Greenwood  •  Hayden Panettiere  •  Mandy Moore  •  Caspar Poyck