Search results for "Frances Conroy"


Scent of a Woman (1992) RT 88% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Apr 1998

Charlie Simms is a student at a private preparatory school who comes from a poor family. To earn the money for his flight home to Gresham, Oregon for Christmas, Charlie takes ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Martin Brest
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Chris O'Donnell  •  James Rebhorn  •  Gabrielle Anwar

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

Broken Flowers (2005) RT 88% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Jan 2006

As the devoutly single Don Johnston is dumped by his latest girlfriend, he receives an anonymous pink letter informing him that he has a son who may be looking for him.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Bill Murray  •  Julie Delpy  •  Sharon Stone  •  Tilda Swinton

Catwoman (2004) RT 9% / Audience 18%

DVD release: Jan 2005

Liquidated after discovering a corporate conspiracy, mild-mannered graphic artist Patience Phillips washes up on an island, where she's resurrected and endowed with the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime
DIRECTION:  Pitof
CAST:  Halle Berry  •  Benjamin Bratt  •  Sharon Stone  •  Lambert Wilson

Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989) RT 93% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Jun 2001

An ophthalmologist's mistress threatens to reveal their affair to his wife, while a married documentary filmmaker is infatuated by another woman.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Woody Allen  •  Martin Landau  •  Anjelica Huston  •  Joanna Gleason

Die Mommie Die! (2003) RT 64% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Retired singing star, Angela Arden, heads a dysfunctional family. Her husband, filmmaker Sol Sussman, hates her and has a kissy relationship with his nubile daughter, Edith. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Mark Rucker
CAST:  Angela Paton  •  Jason Priestley  •  Natasha Lyonne  •  Charles Busch

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988) RT 88% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Dec 1997

Two con men try to settle their rivalry by betting on who can swindle a young American heiress out of $50,000 first.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Frank Oz
CAST:  Steve Martin  •  Michael Caine  •  Glenne Headly  •  Anton Rodgers

Manhattan (1979) RT 98% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Jul 2000

The life of a divorced television writer dating a teenage girl is further complicated when he falls in love with his best friend's mistress.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Woody Allen  •  Diane Keaton  •  Michael Murphy  •  Mariel Hemingway

Shopgirl (2005) RT 61% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Apr 2006

Mirabelle is a disenchanted salesgirl and aspiring artist who sells gloves and accessories at a department store. She has two men in her life: wealthy divorcée Ray Porter and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Anand Tucker
CAST:  Steve Martin  •  Claire Danes  •  Jason Schwartzman  •  Bridgette Wilson

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 Aviator (2004) RT 87% / Audience 79%

DVD release: May 2005

Martin Scorsese’s Oscar-winning biopic about the life of film-maker and aviation pioneer Howard Hughes from 1927 to 1947, during which time he became a successful film ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Leonardo DiCaprio  •  Cate Blanchett  •  John C. Reilly  •  Kate Beckinsale

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

The Crucible (1996) RT 67% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Jun 2004

The movie is centered around the Salem Massachusetts witch trials of 1692. The movie is based on the play "The Crucible" by Arthur Miller. He also wrote the screen play adaptation.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Nicholas Hytner
CAST:  Daniel Day-Lewis  •  Winona Ryder  •  Paul Scofield  •  Joan Allen

Maid in Manhattan (2002) RT 40% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Mar 2003

Marisa Ventura is a struggling single mom who works at a posh Manhattan hotel and dreams of a better life for her and her young son. One fateful day, hotel guest and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Wayne Wang
CAST:  Jennifer Lopez  •  Ralph Fiennes  •  Natasha Richardson  •  Stanley Tucci

Another Woman (1988) RT 65% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Jun 2001

Marion is a woman who has learned to shield herself from her emotions. She rents an apartment to work undisturbed on her new book, but by some acoustic anomaly she can hear ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Mia Farrow  •  Gena Rowlands  •  Ian Holm  •  Blythe Danner

Ring of Fire (2013)

“Ring of Fire” recounts June’s meteoric rise to fame with The Carter Family, considered the First Family of country music, before breaking out on her own to perform, when she ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Allison Anders
CAST:  Jewel  •  Matt Ross  •  Frances Conroy  •  Justin Price

Abby in the Summer (2014)

The life of Abby is centered around the fast-paced days of being a successful sous-chef and her marriage to Matt, a loving husband. A sudden accident in the kitchen forces her ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jimbo Lee
CAST:  Jaime Pressly  •  Robin Thicke  •  Tygh Runyan  •  Frances Conroy

Hostile Witness (1988) RT Audience 33%

There is no question that the Arab terrorist portrayed by Robert Davi is guilty of killing five US citizens in Barcelona. Even his lawyers have zero respect for the rabidly ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jeff Bleckner
CAST:  Sam Waterston  •  Robert Davi  •  Ron Leibman  •  Joe Morton