Search results for "Frank Whaley"


The Jimmy Show (2002) RT 40% / Audience 35%

DVD release: May 2003

A failed New Jersey inventor embarks on a career as a standup comic, turns to drink, and labors to keep his family together.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Frank Whaley
CAST:  Frank Whaley  •  Carla Gugino  •  Ethan Hawke  •  Lynn Cohen

New York City Serenade (2007) RT 8% / Audience 23%

DVD release: Mar 2009

Two down on their luck childhood friends struggle to figure out their lives. Ray a drummer in a rock and roll band, and Owen an aspiring film maker spend most of their time ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Frank Whaley
CAST:  Freddie Prinze, Jr.  •  Chris Klein  •  Jamie Lynn Sigler  •  Ben Schwartz

Joe the King (1999) RT 67% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Feb 2000

A destitute 14 year old struggles to keep his life together despite harsh abuse at his mother's hands, harsher abuse at his father's, and a growing separation from his ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Frank Whaley
CAST:  Val Kilmer  •  Noah Fleiss  •  Karen Young  •  Ethan Hawke

Like Sunday, Like Rain (2014) RT 50% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Apr 2015

A struggling musician becomes a 12-year-old musical prodigy's guardian for a summer.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Frank Whaley
CAST:  Debra Messing  •  Billie Joe Armstrong  •  J. Smith-Cameron  •  Conor Carroll

Pulp Fiction (1994) RT 94% / Audience 96%

DVD release: May 1998

A burger-loving hit man, his philosophical partner, a drug-addled gangster's moll and a washed-up boxer converge in this sprawling, comedic crime caper. Their adventures ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Quentin Tarantino
CAST:  Tim Roth  •  Amanda Plummer  •  Laura Lovelace  •  John Travolta

Field of Dreams (1989) RT 86% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Ray Kinsella is an Iowa farmer who hears a mysterious voice telling him to turn his cornfield into a baseball diamond. He does, but the voice's directions don't stop -- even ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Phil Alden Robinson
CAST:  Kevin Costner  •  James Earl Jones  •  Amy Madigan  •  Timothy Busfield

A Midnight Clear (1992) RT 87% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Jun 2002

Set in 1944 France, an American Intelligence Squad locates a German Platoon wishing to surrender rather than die in Germany's final war offensive. The two groups of men, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Keith Gordon
CAST:  Peter Berg  •  Kevin Dillon  •  Arye Gross  •  Ethan Hawke

Aftermath (2013)

Tom Fiorini (Anthony Michael Hall, The Dead Zone) owns a successful construction company. After his long time foreman goes missing, events take a drastic turn for the worse. ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Thomas Farone
CAST:  Anthony Michael Hall  •  Jamie Harrold  •  Tony Danza  •  Frank Whaley

Broken Arrow (1996) RT 53% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Mar 1999

When rogue stealth-fighter pilot Vic Deakins deliberately drops off the radar while on maneuvers, the Air Force ends up with two stolen nuclear warheads -- and Deakins's ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Woo
CAST:  John Travolta  •  Christian Slater  •  Samantha Mathis  •  Delroy Lindo

Career Opportunities (1991) RT 38% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Oct 1998

Josie, the daughter of the town's wealthiest businessman, faces problems at home and wishes to leave town but is disoriented. Her decision is finalized after she falls asleep ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Bryan Gordon
CAST:  Jennifer Connelly  •  John Candy  •  Frank Whaley  •  Dermot Mulroney




I.Q. (1994)

Albert Einstein helps a young man who's in love with Einstein's niece to catch her attention by pretending temporarily to be a great physicist.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Fred Schepisi
CAST:  Tim Robbins  •  Meg Ryan  •  Walter Matthau  •  Lou Jacobi

JFK (1991)

New Orleans District Attorney Jim Garrison discovers there's more to the Kennedy assassination than the official story.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Oliver Stone
CAST:  Kevin Costner  •  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Gary Oldman  •  Kevin Bacon

Red Dragon (2002)

Former FBI agent Will Graham, who was once nearly killed by the savage Hannibal "The Cannibal" Lecter now has no choice but to face him again. It seems Lecter is the only one ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Brett Ratner
CAST:  Anthony Hopkins  •  Edward Norton  •  Ralph Fiennes  •  Harvey Keitel

School of Rock (2003) RT 92% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Mar 2004

Fired from his band and hard up for cash, guitarist and vocalist Dewey Finn finagles his way into a job as a fourth-grade substitute teacher at a private school, where he ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Richard Linklater
CAST:  Jack Black  •  Joan Cusack  •  Mike White  •  Sarah Silverman

The Doors (1991) RT 54% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Aug 1997

The story of the famous and influential 1960's rock band and its lead singer and composer, Jim Morrison.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Oliver Stone
CAST:  Val Kilmer  •  Kyle MacLachlan  •  Kevin Dillon  •  Frank Whaley

The Freshman (1990) RT 93% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Jun 1998

Clark Kellogg is a young man starting his first year at film school in New York City. After a small time crook steals all his belongings, Clark meets Carmine "Jimmy the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Andrew Bergman
CAST:  Marlon Brando  •  Matthew Broderick  •  Bruno Kirby  •  Penelope Ann Miller

Vacancy (2007) RT 56% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Aug 2007

A young married couple becomes stranded at an isolated motel and find hidden video cameras in their room. They realize that unless they escape, they'll be the next victims of ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Nimród Antal
CAST:  Kate Beckinsale  •  Luke Wilson  •  Ethan Embry  •  Scott G. Anderson

World Trade Center (2006) RT 68% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Jan 2007

On September, 11th 2001, after the terrorist attack to the World Trade Center, the building collapses over the rescue team from the Port Authority Police Department. Will ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Oliver Stone
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Maria Bello  •  Maggie Gyllenhaal  •  Michael Peña

Hoffa (1992) RT 52% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Jan 2004

Jack Nicholson's portrait of union leader James R. Hoffa, as seen through the eyes of his friend, Bobby Ciaro (Danny DeVito). The film follows Hoffa through his countless ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • History
DIRECTION:  Danny DeVito
CAST:  Jack Nicholson  •  Danny DeVito  •  Armand Assante  •  J. T. Walsh

The Winner (1996) RT 17% / Audience 11%

DVD release: Oct 1997

A long lucky streak makes a nice guy the target of opportunists like his brother, his girlfriend, and some guys from New Jersey.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alex Cox
CAST:  Rebecca De Mornay  •  Vincent D'Onofrio  •  Richard Edson  •  Delroy Lindo