Search results for "Elizabeth Banks"


Movie 43 (2013) RT 4% / Audience 24%

DVD release: Jun 2013

The film is composed of multiple comedy shorts presented through an overarching segment titled "The Pitch", in which Charlie Wessler, a mad screenwriter, is attempting to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Elizabeth Banks  •  Bob Odenkirk  •  Peter Farrelly  •  Brett Ratner  •  Griffin Dunne  •  James Gunn  •  Steven Brill  •  Steve Carr  •  James Duffy  •  Patrik Forsberg  •  Rusty Cundieff  •  Jonathan van Tulleken  •  Will Graham
CAST:  Dennis Quaid  •  Greg Kinnear  •  Common  •  Charlie Saxton

Pitch Perfect 2 (2015) RT 66% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Sep 2015

The Bellas are back, and they are better than ever. After being humiliated in front of none other than the President of the United States of America, the Bellas are taken out ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Elizabeth Banks
CAST:  Anna Kendrick  •  Rebel Wilson  •  Brittany Snow  •  Hailee Steinfeld

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013) RT 89% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Mar 2014

Katniss Everdeen has returned home safe after winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games along with fellow tribute Peeta Mellark. Winning means that they must turn around and leave ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Francis Lawrence
CAST:  Jennifer Lawrence  •  Josh Hutcherson  •  Sam Claflin  •  Elizabeth Banks

W. (2008) RT 59% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Feb 2009

Whether you love him or hate him, there is no question that George W. Bush is one of the most controversial public figures in recent memory. W takes viewers through Bush’s ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Oliver Stone
CAST:  Josh Brolin  •  Elizabeth Banks  •  Ellen Burstyn  •  Ioan Gruffudd

Catch Me If You Can (2002) RT 96% / Audience 89%

DVD release: May 2003

Frank W. Abagnale Jr. is a cunning con man -- posing as a doctor, lawyer and pilot all before turning 21. He's also a deft forger, and his work attracts the attention of FBI ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Leonardo DiCaprio  •  Tom Hanks  •  Christopher Walken  •  Martin Sheen

The Hunger Games (2012) RT 84% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Aug 2012

Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the nation of Panem forces each of its twelve districts to send a teenage boy and girl to compete in the Hunger Games. ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Gary Ross
CAST:  Jennifer Lawrence  •  Josh Hutcherson  •  Liam Hemsworth  •  Stanley Tucci

Pitch Perfect (2012) RT 80% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Dec 2012

College student Beca knows she does not want to be part of a clique, but that's exactly where she finds herself after arriving at her new school. Thrust in among mean gals, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jason Moore
CAST:  Anna Kendrick  •  Skylar Astin  •  Ben Platt  •  Brittany Snow

The Lego Movie (2014) RT 96% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Jun 2014

An ordinary Lego mini-figure, mistakenly thought to be the extraordinary MasterBuilder, is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil Lego tyrant from gluing the universe together.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Phil Lord  •  Chris Miller
CAST:  Cobie Smulders  •  Channing Tatum  •  Jonah Hill  •  Craig Berry

Little Accidents (2014) RT 53% / Audience 29%

DVD release: Apr 2015

In a small American coal town living in the shadow of a recent mining accident, the disappearance of a teenage boy draws three people together—a surviving miner, the lonely ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Sara Colangelo
CAST:  Elizabeth Banks  •  Boyd Holbrook  •  Chloë Sevigny  •  Jacob Lofland

Every Secret Thing (2014) RT 29% / Audience 32%

DVD release: Aug 2015

One clear summer day in a Baltimore suburb, a baby goes missing from her front porch. Two young girls serve seven years for the crime and are released into a town that hasn't ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Amy Berg
CAST:  Dakota Fanning  •  Elizabeth Banks  •  Diane Lane  •  Danielle Macdonald




Walk of Shame (2014) RT 12% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Jun 2014

A reporter's dream of becoming a news anchor is compromised after a one-night stand leaves her stranded in downtown L.A. without a phone, car, ID or money - and only 8 hours ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Steven Brill
CAST:  Elizabeth Banks  •  James Marsden  •  Gillian Jacobs  •  Ethan Suplee

Love, Marilyn (2012) RT 62% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Dec 2013

Using the book 'Fragments', which collects Marilyn Monroe's poems, notes and letters, and with participation from the Arthur Miller and Truman Capote estates who have ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Liz Garbus
CAST:  Elizabeth Banks  •  Lindsay Lohan  •  Evan Rachel Wood  •  Uma Thurman

People Like Us (2012) RT 54% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Oct 2012

It tells the story of a struggling man who, after flying home to L.A. for the funeral of his estranged record-producer father, discovers that the will stipulates that he must ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Alex Kurtzman
CAST:  Chris Pine  •  Elizabeth Banks  •  Olivia Wilde  •  Michelle Pfeiffer

What to Expect When You're Expecting (2012) RT 22% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Sep 2012

Challenges of impending parenthood turn the lives of five couples upside down. Two celebrities are unprepared for the surprise demands of pregnancy; hormones wreak havoc on a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Kirk Jones
CAST:  Anna Kendrick  •  Cameron Diaz  •  Elizabeth Banks  •  Jennifer Lopez

Man on a Ledge (2012) RT 31% / Audience 52%

DVD release: May 2012

An ex-cop turned con threatens to jump to his death from a Manhattan hotel rooftop. The NYPD dispatch a female police psychologist to talk him down. However, unbeknownst to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Asger Leth
CAST:  Sam Worthington  •  Elizabeth Banks  •  Jamie Bell  •  Ed Harris

The Details (2012)

When a family of raccoons discover worms living underneath the sod in Jeff and Nealy's backyard, this pest problem begins a darkly comic and wild chain reaction of domestic ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jacob Aaron Estes
CAST:  Elizabeth Banks  •  Kerry Washington  •  Tobey Maguire  •  Ray Liotta

Our Idiot Brother (2011) RT 68% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Nov 2011

Everybody has one. The sibling who is always just a little bit behind the curve when it comes to getting his life together. For sisters Liz (Emily Mortimer), Miranda ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jesse Peretz
CAST:  Paul Rudd  •  Elizabeth Banks  •  Zooey Deschanel  •  Emily Mortimer

The Next Three Days (2010) RT 52% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Mar 2011

A married couple's life is turned upside down when the wife is accused of a murder. Lara Brennan is arrested for murdering her boss with whom she had an argument. It seems she ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Paul Haggis
CAST:  Russell Crowe  •  Brian Dennehy  •  RZA  •  Moran Atias

Lovely, Still (2008) RT 71% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Nov 2010

A holiday fable that tells the story of an elderly man discovering love for the first time.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nicholas Fackler
CAST:  Martin Landau  •  Ellen Burstyn  •  Adam Scott  •  Elizabeth Banks