Search results for "Helen Hunt"


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

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

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.

Bill: On His Own (1983) RT Audience 78%

DVD release: Jan 1987

Bill Sackter struggles to cope after his best friend and guardian, Barry Morrow and his wife Beverly move away. Bill moves into a group home run by Mae Driscoll who teaches ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Anthony Page
CAST:  Mickey Rooney  •  Helen Hunt  •  Edie McClurg

Bob Roberts (1992) RT 100% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Mock documentary about an upstart candidate for the U.S. Senate written and directed by actor Tim Robbins. Bob Roberts is a folksinger with a difference: He offers tunes that ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Tim Robbins
CAST:  Tim Robbins  •  Giancarlo Esposito  •  Alan Rickman  •  David Strathairn

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

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

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

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

Rollercoaster (1977) RT 57% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Oct 1998

The plot is about a guile young terrorist who is able to blackmail a series of companies by placing home-made radio controlled bombs within the central attraction of amusement ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  James Goldstone
CAST:  George Segal  •  Richard Widmark  •  Timothy Bottoms  •  Henry Fonda




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

The Waterdance (1992) RT 93% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Dec 2001

An oft overlooked film about struggling to deal with paralysis. Author Joel Garcia breaks his neck while hiking, and finds himself in a rehab center with Raymond, an ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael Steinberg  •  Neal Jimenez
CAST:  Eric Stoltz  •  Helen Hunt  •  Wesley Snipes  •  William Forsythe

Trancers (1984) RT 83% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Mar 2000

Angel City trooper Jack Deth is sent back in time from 2247 to 1985 L.A. to inhabit the body of his ancestor. Deth's assignment is to find his archenemy, Whistler, who turns ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Charles Band
CAST:  Tim Thomerson  •  Helen Hunt  •  Biff Manard  •  Michael Stefani

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

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

Peggy Sue Got Married (1986) RT 85% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Aug 1998

Peggy Sue faints at a Highschool reunion. When she wakes up she finds herself in her own past, just before she finished school.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Francis Ford Coppola
CAST:  Kathleen Turner  •  Nicolas Cage  •  Barry Miller  •  Catherine Hicks

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

Project X (1987) RT 78% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Feb 2005

A young inductee into the military is given the task of looking after some chimpanzees used in the mysterious "Project X". Getting to know the chimps fairly well, he begins to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Kaplan
CAST:  Matthew Broderick  •  Helen Hunt  •  Willie  •  William Sadler

Mr. Saturday Night (1992) RT 56% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Dec 1998

Buddy Young was the comic's comic, beloved by everyone. Now, playing to miniscule crowds in nursing homes, it seems like everybody but Buddy realizes that he should retire. As ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Billy Crystal
CAST:  Billy Crystal  •  David Paymer  •  Julie Warner  •  Mary Mara

The Miracle of Kathy Miller (1981)

With the support of her parents (Sharon Gless & Frank Converse), an Arizona adolescent (Helen Hunt) overcomes severe injuries to run in a 10K race.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Robert Michael Lewis
CAST:  Sharon Gless  •  Frank Converse  •  Helen Hunt  •  Bill Beyers