Search results for "Ellen Burstyn"


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

Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974) RT 88% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Aug 2004

A recently widowed woman on the road with her precocious young son determined to make a new life for herself as a singer.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Ellen Burstyn  •  Kris Kristofferson  •  Alfred Lutter  •  Harvey Keitel

Brush with Fate (2003) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Oct 2003

A mystery hidden for generations. Now the truth will finally be revealed.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Brent Shields
CAST:  Ellen Burstyn  •  Glenn Close  •  Thomas Gibson  •  Phyllida Law

Interstellar (2014) RT 71% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Mar 2015

Interstellar chronicles the adventures of a group of explorers who make use of a newly discovered wormhole to surpass the limitations on human space travel and conquer the ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Christopher Nolan
CAST:  Matthew McConaughey  •  Anne Hathaway  •  Jessica Chastain  •  Michael Caine

And the Oscar Goes To... (2014)

The story of the gold-plated statuette that became the film industry's most coveted prize, And the Oscar Goes To... traces the history of the Academy itself, which began in ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Rob Epstein  •  Jeffrey Friedman
CAST:  Anjelica Huston  •  Annette Bening  •  Ellen Burstyn  •  Cher

Flowers in the Attic (2014) RT 14% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Apr 2001

After the sudden death of their father, four children face cruel treatment from their ruthless grandmother.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Deborah Chow
CAST:  Heather Graham  •  Ellen Burstyn  •  Kiernan Shipka  •  Dylan Bruce

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

Coma (2012)

A young medical student discovers that something sinister is going on in her hospital after routine procedures send more than a few seemingly healthy patients into comas on ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mikael Salomon
CAST:  Lauren Ambrose  •  Steven Pasquale  •  Geena Davis  •  Ellen Burstyn

Someday This Pain Will Be Useful to You (2011) RT 9% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Jun 2013

A vulnerable teenager with a deep perception of the world and no idea how to live in it.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Roberto Faenza
CAST:  Toby Regbo  •  Deborah Ann Woll  •  Lucy Liu  •  Marcia Gay Harden

The Loss of a Teardrop Diamond (2008) RT 25% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Sep 2010

Tells the story of Fisher Willow, the disliked 1920s Memphis débutante daughter of a plantation owner with a distaste for narrow-minded people and a penchant for shocking and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jodie Markell
CAST:  Bryce Dallas Howard  •  Chris Evans  •  Ellen Burstyn  •  Ann-Margret




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

The Mighty Macs (2009) RT 46% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Feb 2012

In the early 70s, Cathy Rush becomes the head basketball coach at a tiny, all-girls Catholic college. Though her team has no gym and no uniforms -- and the school itself is in ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Tim Chambers
CAST:  Carla Gugino  •  Ellen Burstyn  •  Marley Shelton  •  David Boreanaz

According to Greta (2009) RT Audience 55%

DVD release: Jan 2010

Greta is a waitress who falls for an ambitious cook at the restaurant where they work. But as their summer romance heats up, she has to overcome the concerns of her ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nancy Bardawil
CAST:  Hilary Duff  •  Evan Ross  •  Ellen Burstyn  •  Michael Murphy

The Velveteen Rabbit (2009)

A lonely boy wins over his distant father and strict grandmother with help from a brave velveteen rabbit whose one wish is to become a real rabbit someday  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Drama • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Michael Landon, Jr.
CAST:  Matthew Harbour  •  Jane Seymour  •  Tom Skerritt  •  Ellen Burstyn

The Elephant King (2006) RT 18% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Oct 2009

The story of two brothers who lead totally different lives. Jake Hunt enjoys life to the fullest in Thailand, while his shy brother Oliver deals with his own depressions back ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Seth Grossman
CAST:  Ellen Burstyn  •  Tate Ellington  •  Florence Faivre  •  Jonno Roberts

The Stone Angel (2007) RT 41% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Oct 2008

The feisty aging Hagar Shipley has lived an unconventional life. Her rebellious heart has always ruled and her choices have put her at odds with family and friends. Faced with ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Kari Skogland
CAST:  Ellen Burstyn  •  Christine Horne  •  Cole Hauser  •  Kevin Zegers

Oprah Winfrey Presents: Mitch Albom's For One More Day (2007)

A suicidal former baseball player is granted one more day with his deceased mother.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Lloyd Kramer
CAST:  Michael Imperioli  •  Ellen Burstyn  •  Scott Cohen  •  Alice Drummond

The Fountain (2006) RT 51% / Audience 74%

DVD release: May 2007

Spanning over one thousand years, and three parallel stories, The Fountain is a story of love, death, spirituality, and the fragility of our existence in this world.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Romance • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Darren Aronofsky
CAST:  Hugh Jackman  •  Rachel Weisz  •  Ellen Burstyn  •  Mark Margolis

The Wicker Man (2006) RT 15% / Audience 17%

DVD release: Dec 2006

A sheriff investigating the disappearance of a young girl from a small island discovers there's a larger mystery to solve among the island's secretive, neo-pagan community.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Neil LaBute
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Ellen Burstyn  •  Kate Beahan  •  Frances Conroy