Search results for "Helen Hunt"


Then She Found Me (2007) RT 50% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Sep 2008

A New York schoolteacher hits a midlife crisis when, in quick succession, her husband leaves, her adoptive mother dies and her biological mother, an eccentric talk show host, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Helen Hunt
CAST:  Helen Hunt  •  Bette Midler  •  Colin Firth  •  Matthew Broderick

Ride (2014) RT 48% / Audience 37%

A mother travels cross-country to California to be with her son after he decides to drop out of school and become a surfer.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Helen Hunt
CAST:  Helen Hunt  •  Brenton Thwaites  •  Luke Wilson  •  Robert Knepper

As Good as It Gets (1997) RT 86% / Audience 87%

DVD release: May 1998

New York City. Melvin Udall, a cranky, bigoted, obsessive-compulsive writer, finds his life turned upside down when neighboring gay artist Simon is hospitalized and his dog is ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  James L. Brooks
CAST:  Jack Nicholson  •  Helen Hunt  •  Greg Kinnear  •  Cuba Gooding, Jr.

Cast Away (2000) RT 90% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Jun 2001

Chuck, a top international manager for FedEx, and Kelly, a Ph.D. student, are in love and heading towards marriage. Then Chuck's plane to Malaysia ditches at sea during a ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Zemeckis
CAST:  Tom Hanks  •  Helen Hunt  •  Chris Noth  •  Paul Sanchez

Decoding Annie Parker (2014) RT 56% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Sep 2014

The lives of a breast-cancer patient and a researcher who is trying to prove a genetic link to cancer intersect in a groundbreaking study.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Steven Bernstein
CAST:  Samantha Morton  •  Helen Hunt  •  Aaron Paul  •  Alice Eve

The Sessions (2012) RT 93% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Feb 2013

Though a childhood bout with polio left him dependent on an iron lung, Mark O'Brien (John Hawkes) maintains a career as a journalist and poet. A writing assignment dealing ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ben Lewin
CAST:  John Hawkes  •  Helen Hunt  •  William H. Macy  •  Moon Bloodgood

Jock (2011)

Animated-family adventure based on a true story that tells the heart-warming, coming-of-age story of a man and his best-friend, a lovable and fearless dog named, Jock. Set in ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Duncan MacNeillie
CAST:  Bryan Adams  •  William Baldwin  •  Anthony Bishop  •  Ted Danson

Soul Surfer (2011) RT 46% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Aug 2011

Soul Surfer is the inspiring true story of teen surfer Bethany Hamilton. Bethany lost her left arm in a shark attack and courageously overcame all odds to become a champion ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Sean McNamara
CAST:  AnnaSophia Robb  •  Dennis Quaid  •  Helen Hunt  •  Carrie Underwood

Every Day (2010) RT 34% / Audience 24%

DVD release: Mar 2011

Ned (Liev Schreiber) is in the throes of a mid-life crisis. His work as a writer on an outrageous, semi-pornographic TV show is less than satisfying. His fifteen year old son ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Richard Levine
CAST:  Carla Gugino  •  Liev Schreiber  •  Helen Hunt  •  Brian Dennehy

Bobby (2006) RT 46% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Apr 2007

In 1968 the lives of a retired doorman, hotel manager, lounge singer, busboy, beautician and others intersect in the wake of Robert F. Kennedy's assassination at the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Emilio Estevez
CAST:  Harry Belafonte  •  Joy Bryant  •  Nick Cannon  •  Emilio Estevez




Empire Falls (2005) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Sep 2005

A decaying New England town is the backdrop for its unique citizens, lead by unassuming restaurant manager Miles Roby.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Fred Schepisi
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Helen Hunt  •  Philip Seymour Hoffman  •  Ed Harris

A Good Woman (2004) RT 37% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Jun 2006

Fleeing 1930s New York and leaving behind a chequered past, the giltzy divorcee Mrs Stella Erlynne travels to Italy's sun-dappled Amalfi coast. Mrs Erlynne's appearance causes ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mike Barker
CAST:  Helen Hunt  •  Scarlett Johansson  •  Tom Wilkinson  •  Milena Vukotic

The Curse of the Jade Scorpion (2001) RT 45% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Jan 2002

CW Briggs is a veteran insurance investigator, with many successes. Betty Ann Fitzgerald is a new employee in the company he works for, with the task of reorganizing the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Mystery • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Woody Allen  •  Helen Hunt  •  John Tormey  •  John Schuck

What Women Want (2000) RT 54% / Audience 54%

DVD release: May 2001

Advertising executive Nick Marshall is as cocky as they come, but what happens to a chauvinistic guy when he can suddenly hear what women are thinking? Nick gets passed over ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nancy Meyers
CAST:  Helen Hunt  •  Mel Gibson  •  Marisa Tomei  •  Lauren Holly

Pay It Forward (2000) RT 40% / Audience 77%

DVD release: May 2001

Like some other kids, 12-year-old Trevor McKinney believed in the goodness of human nature. Like many other kids, he was determined to change the world for the better. Unlike ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mimi Leder
CAST:  Kevin Spacey  •  Helen Hunt  •  Haley Joel Osment  •  Jay Mohr

Dr. T & the Women (2000)

Dr. Sullivan Travis is a man at the top of his game, a rich and successful Dallas gynecologist whose "religion" is women. Dr. T. worships women. In his immediate family and in ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Richard Gere  •  Helen Hunt  •  Farrah Fawcett  •  Laura Dern

Twister (1996) RT 57% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Jun 2000

TV weatherman Bill Harding is trying to get his tornado-hunter wife, Jo, to sign divorce papers so he can marry his girlfriend Melissa. But Mother Nature, in the form of a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jan de Bont
CAST:  Helen Hunt  •  Bill Paxton  •  Cary Elwes  •  Jami Gertz

Kiss of Death (1995) RT 68% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Jimmy Kilmartin is an ex-con living in Astoria in the New York City borough of Queens, trying to stay clean and raising a family with his wife Bev. But when his cousin Ronnie ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Barbet Schroeder
CAST:  David Caruso  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Nicolas Cage  •  Helen Hunt

Trancers III (1992)

A time traveling cop, Jack Deth, from the future is taken back to the past to be given the task of destroying the Trancer program before it has a chance to get out of control, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  C. Courtney Joyner
CAST:  Tim Thomerson  •  Melanie Smith  •  Andrew Robinson  •  Tony Pierce