Search results for "Griffin Dunne"


Practical Magic (1998) RT 20% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Feb 1999

Sally and Gillian Owens, born into a magical family, have mostly avoided witchcraft themselves. But when Gillian's vicious boyfriend, Jimmy Angelov, dies unexpectedly, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Griffin Dunne
CAST:  Sandra Bullock  •  Nicole Kidman  •  Evan Rachel Wood  •  Stockard Channing

The Accidental Husband (2008) RT 6% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Nov 2009

When radio love guru Dr Emma Lloyd convinces Patrick Sullivan's fiancée to dump him the week before their wedding. He sets about teaching her a lesson for interfering in other ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Griffin Dunne
CAST:  Colin Firth  •  Uma Thurman  •  Jeffrey Dean Morgan  •  Sam Shepard

Addicted to Love (1997) RT 57% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Oct 1997

Good-natured astronomer Sam is devastated when the love of his life, Linda, leaves him for a suave Frenchman named Anton. He therefore does what every other normal dumpee ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Griffin Dunne
CAST:  Meg Ryan  •  Matthew Broderick  •  Kelly Preston  •  Tchéky Karyo

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

Lisa Picard Is Famous (2000) RT 43% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Jan 2002

A documentarian decides to follow the career of New York actress Lisa Picard, believing she is on the brink of fame. Instead, he bears witness to Lisa's continued, humorous, ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Griffin Dunne
CAST:  Laura Kirk  •  Nat DeWolf  •  Griffin Dunne  •  Daniel London

Fierce People (2005) RT 24% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Feb 2008

A massage therapist looking to overcome her addictions and reconnect with her son, whose father is an anthropologist in South America studying the Yanomani people, moves in ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Griffin Dunne
CAST:  Diane Lane  •  Donald Sutherland  •  Anton Yelchin  •  Kristen Stewart

Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold (2017)

Griffin Dunne’s years-in-the-making documentary portrait of his aunt Joan Didion moves with the spirit of her uncannily lucid writing: the film simultaneously expands and ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Griffin Dunne
CAST:  Hilton Als  •  Joan Didion  •  David Hare  •  Phyllis Rifield

Dallas Buyers Club (2013) RT 94% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Feb 2014

Loosely based on the true-life tale of Ron Woodroof, a drug-taking, women-loving, homophobic man who in 1986 was diagnosed with HIV/AIDS and given thirty days to live.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Jean-Marc Vallée
CAST:  Matthew McConaughey  •  Jennifer Garner  •  Jared Leto  •  Denis O'Hare

40 Days and 40 Nights (2002) RT 38% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Sep 2002

Matt Sullivan's last big relationship ended in disaster and ever since his heart's been aching and his commitment's been lacking. Then came Lent, that time of year when ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Lehmann
CAST:  Josh Hartnett  •  Shannyn Sossamon  •  Adam Trese  •  Emmanuelle Vaugier

After Hours (1985) RT 90% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Aug 2004

An ordinary word processor has the worst night of his life after he agrees to visit a girl in Soho whom he met that evening at a coffee shop.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Griffin Dunne  •  Rosanna Arquette  •  Verna Bloom  •  Tommy Chong




Amazon Women on the Moon (1987) RT 60% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Acclaimed director John Landis (Animal House, The Blues Brothers) presents this madcap send-up of late night TV, low-budget sci-fi films and canned-laughter-filled sitcoms ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  John Landis  •  Peter Horton  •  Joe Dante  •  Carl Gottlieb  •  Robert K. Weiss
CAST:  Arsenio Hall  •  Monique Gabrielle  •  Debby Davison  •  Rob Krausz

An American Werewolf in London (1981) RT 89% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Dec 1997

Two American tourists in England are attacked by a werewolf that none of the locals will admit exists.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
DIRECTION:  John Landis
CAST:  David Naughton  •  Jenny Agutter  •  Griffin Dunne  •  John Woodvine

Game 6 (2005) RT 63% / Audience 38%

DVD release: May 2006

Game 6 is a 2005 American film directed by Michael Hoffman, first presented at the Sundance Film Festival in 2005 and released in the United States in 2006. Michael Keaton ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael Hoffman
CAST:  Michael Keaton  •  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Ari Graynor  •  Bebe Neuwirth

I Like It Like That (1994) RT 80% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Jul 2004

Lisette and husband Chino face marital difficulties. She is fed up with the kids, while he has job troubles. His mother Rosaria hates Lisette and the neighborhood tramp has ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Darnell Martin
CAST:  Lauren Vélez  •  Jon Seda  •  Tomas Melly  •  Desiree Casado

Quiz Show (1994) RT 96% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Quiz Show is a 1994 American historical drama film which tells the true story of the Twenty One quiz show scandal of the 1950s.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Robert Redford
CAST:  John Turturro  •  Rob Morrow  •  Ralph Fiennes  •  Paul Scofield

Straight Talk (1992)

Honest and straightforward small-town Shirlee Kenyon chucks her boyfriend and heads for Chicago. Accidentally having to host a radio problem phone-in show, it is clear she is ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Barnet Kellman
CAST:  Dolly Parton  •  James Woods  •  Griffin Dunne  •  Michael Madsen

Stuck on You (2003) RT 61% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Apr 2004

In Martha's Vineyard, Mass., conjoined twins Walt (Greg Kinnear) and Bob Tenor (Matt Damon) make the best of their handicap by being the fastest grill cooks in town. While ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Bobby Farrelly  •  Peter Farrelly
CAST:  Matt Damon  •  Greg Kinnear  •  Eva Mendes  •  Wen Yann Shih

The Big Blue (1988) RT 63% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Aug 2000

Two men answer the call of the ocean in this romantic fantasy-adventure. Jacques (Jean-Marc Barr) and Enzo (Jean Reno) are a pair of friends who have been close since ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Luc Besson
CAST:  Jean-Marc Barr  •  Jean Reno  •  Rosanna Arquette  •  Paul Shenar

My Girl (1991) RT 50% / Audience 78%

DVD release: May 1998

Vada Sultenfuss is obsessed with death. Her mother is dead, and her father runs a funeral parlor. She is also in love with her English teacher, and joins a poetry class over ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Howard Zieff
CAST:  Anna Chlumsky  •  Macaulay Culkin  •  Dan Aykroyd  •  Jamie Lee Curtis

Johnny Dangerously (1984) RT 47% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Aug 2002

Set in the 1930s, an honest, goodhearted man is forced to turn to a life of crime to finance his neurotic mother's skyrocketing medical bills.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Amy Heckerling
CAST:  Michael Keaton  •  Peter Boyle  •  Griffin Dunne  •  Marilu Henner