Search results for "Frances McDormand"

Crimewave (1985) RT Audience 47%

DVD release: Apr 2005

Fed up of his business partner, Ernest Trend hires the services of two exterminators. When things go drastically wrong and they murder the wrong man, the race is on to frame ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Thriller
CAST:  Louise Lasser  •  Brion James  •  Paul L. Smith  •  Sheree J. Wilson

City by the Sea (2002) RT 48% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Feb 2003

A man struggling to come to terms with the sins of his father makes the terrible discovery that his own son has fallen into a life of crime in a drama based on a true story. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Caton-Jones
CAST:  Robert De Niro  •  James Franco  •  Frances McDormand  •  Eliza Dushku

The Botany Of Desire (2009) RT Audience 86%

DVD release: Nov 2009

Featuring Michael Pollan and based on his best-selling book, this special takes viewers on an exploration of the human relationship with the plant world -- seen from the ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Michael Schwarz
CAST:  Frances McDormand  •  Michael Pollan

Scandal Sheet (1985)

DVD release: Oct 2006

The publisher of a celebrity gossip tabloid sets out to destroy an aging actor, whose career is foundering and who is also facing a battle with alcoholism.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Lowell Rich
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Lauren Hutton  •  Pamela Reed  •  Robert Urich

Promised Land (2012) RT 51% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Apr 2013

A salesman for a natural gas company experiences life-changing events after arriving in a small town, where his corporation wants to tap into the available resources.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gus Van Sant
CAST:  Matt Damon  •  John Krasinski  •  Frances McDormand  •  Rosemarie DeWitt

The Good Dinosaur (2015) RT 77% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Feb 2016

An epic journey into the world of dinosaurs where an Apatosaurus named Arlo makes an unlikely human friend.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Peter Sohn
CAST:  Raymond Ochoa  •  Jeffrey Wright  •  Maleah Nipay-Padilla  •  Ryan Teeple

This Must Be the Place (2011) RT 65% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Mar 2013

A bored, retired rock star sets out to find his father's executioner, an ex-Nazi war criminal who is a refugee in the U.S.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paolo Sorrentino
CAST:  Sean Penn  •  Frances McDormand  •  Judd Hirsch  •  Eve Hewson

Crazy in Love (1992) RT Audience 27%

DVD release: Dec 1992

Three generations of women live on a small island off the coast of Washington state with their men with whom they have no end of problems.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Martha Coolidge
CAST:  Holly Hunter  •  Gena Rowlands  •  Bill Pullman  •  Julian Sands

The Good Old Boys (1995) RT Audience 55%

DVD release: Jul 1995

An aging cowboy must choose between his desire to remain free and the responsibilities of maintaining a family.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Western
DIRECTION:  Tommy Lee Jones
CAST:  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Terry Kinney  •  Frances McDormand  •  Sam Shepard

Talk of Angels (1998) RT Audience 59%

DVD release: Jan 2004

This is the story of a young Irish woman who comes to Spain to escape from the pressures she feels about her impending marriage to a political activist in Ireland. But in ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
CAST:  Polly Walker  •  Frances McDormand  •  Vincent Pérez  •  Franco Nero

Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012) RT 79% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Oct 2012

Alex, Marty, Gloria and Melman are still trying to get back to the Big Apple and their beloved Central Park zoo, but first they need to find the penguins. When they travel to ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Eric Darnell  •  Tom McGrath  •  Conrad Vernon
CAST:  Ben Stiller  •  Sacha Baron Cohen  •  David Schwimmer  •  Frances McDormand

Johnny Skidmarks (1998) RT Audience 13%

DVD release: Jan 2001

Johnny Scardino is working for blackmailers, photographing wealthy guys in seedy motels. One such assignment turns the wrong way and blackmailers die one by one. Is Johnny the ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Raffo
CAST:  Peter Gallagher  •  Frances McDormand  •  John Lithgow  •  John Kapelos

Hidden in America (1996) RT Audience 70%

DVD release: Jul 2005

Story of a man Bill Januson whose pride in being the head of his family won't let him accept help from his sick daughters doctor. He has to prove to his kids that even with ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Martin Bell
CAST:  Beau Bridges  •  Jena Malone  •  Shelton Dane  •  Allegra Denton

Darkman (1990) RT 83% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Mar 1998

Dr. Peyton Westlake is on the verge of realizing a major breakthrough in synthetic skin when his laboratory is destroyed by gangsters. Having been burned beyond recognition ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Science Fiction
CAST:  Liam Neeson  •  Frances McDormand  •  Colin Friels  •  Larry Drake

Palookaville (1995) RT 64% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Apr 2003

Jerry and his two pals, Russ and Syd, are just looking for some easy money to help them break out of their nowhere lives in their nowhere town. Despite a bungled jewelry store ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Alan Taylor
CAST:  William Forsythe  •  Vincent Gallo  •  Adam Trese  •  Gareth Williams

Hail Caesar (2016) RT Audience 15%

DVD release: Sep 2004

Tells the comedic tale of Eddie Mannix, a fixer who worked for the Hollywood studios in the 1950s. The story finds him at work when a star mysteriously disappears in the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Joel Coen  •  Ethan Coen
CAST:  George Clooney  •  Josh Brolin  •  Channing Tatum  •  Tilda Swinton