Search results for "J.K. Simmons"


Break Point (2014) RT 67% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Mar 2016

Jimmy Price is a reckless man-child on the last leg of his career as a doubles tennis player. When his latest partner drops him, he realizes he's officially burned all of his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jay Karas
CAST:  Amy Smart  •  J.K. Simmons  •  Adam DeVine  •  Jeremy Sisto

Barefoot (2014) RT 14% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Apr 2014

The "black sheep" son of a wealthy family meets a young psychiatric patient who's been raised in isolation her entire life. He takes the naive young woman home for his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Andrew Fleming
CAST:  Evan Rachel Wood  •  Scott Speedman  •  J.K. Simmons  •  Treat Williams

Whiplash (2014) RT 94% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Feb 2015

Under the direction of a ruthless instructor, a talented young drummer begins to pursue perfection at any cost, even his humanity.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Damien Chazelle
CAST:  Miles Teller  •  J.K. Simmons  •  Melissa Benoist  •  Austin Stowell

Dark Skies (2013) RT 41% / Audience 49%

DVD release: May 2013

From the producers of Paranormal Activity, Insidious, and Sinister comes Dark Skies: a supernatural thriller that follows a young family living in the suburbs. As husband and ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Scott Stewart
CAST:  Keri Russell  •  Josh Hamilton  •  Dakota Goyo  •  J.K. Simmons

Jobs (2013) RT 27% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Nov 2013

The story of Steve Jobs' ascension from college dropout into one of the most revered creative entrepreneurs of the 20th century.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Joshua Michael Stern
CAST:  Ashton Kutcher  •  Dermot Mulroney  •  Amanda Crew  •  James Woods

The Words (2012) RT 24% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Dec 2012

The Words follows young writer Rory Jansen who finally achieves long sought after literary success after publishing the next great American novel. There's only one catch - he ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Brian Klugman  •  Lee Sternthal
CAST:  Bradley Cooper  •  Zoe Saldana  •  Jeremy Irons  •  Dennis Quaid

Contraband (2012)

When his brother-in-law runs afoul of a drug lord, family man Chris Farraday turns to a skill he abandoned long ago -- smuggling -- to repay the debt. But the job goes wrong, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Baltasar Kormákur
CAST:  Mark Wahlberg  •  Kate Beckinsale  •  Ben Foster  •  Giovanni Ribisi

Whiplash (2013) RT 94% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Feb 2015

An aspiring drummer enters an elite conservatory’s top jazz orchestra. This is the 18 min short film that the feature film was based on.  (more)

GENRES: Music
DIRECTION:  Damien Chazelle
CAST:  J.K. Simmons  •  Johnny Simmons

3 Geezers! (2013) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: Aug 2013

Follow actor J Kimball as he researches what it's like to be old for a role in an upcoming movie. When he meets the residents at The Coconuts convalescent home, he quickly ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Michelle Schumacher
CAST:  J.K. Simmons  •  Tim Allen  •  Scott Caan  •  Basil Hoffman

The Music Never Stopped (2011) RT 65% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Aug 2011

Tale of a father who struggles to bond with his estranged son Gabriel, after Gabriel suffers from a brain tumor that prevents him from forming new memories. With Gabriel ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jim Kohlberg
CAST:  J.K. Simmons  •  Julia Ormond  •  Cara Seymour  •  Mía Maestro




MegaMind (2010) RT 73% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Feb 2011

Bumbling supervillain Megamind finally defeats his nemesis, the superhero Metro Man. But without a hero, he loses all purpose and must find new meaning to his life.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Animation • Comedy • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Tom McGrath
CAST:  Will Ferrell  •  Brad Pitt  •  Tina Fey  •  Jonah Hill

An Invisible Sign (2010) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Nov 2011

Mona Gray is a 20-year-old loner who, as a child, turned to math for salvation after her father became ill. As an adult, Mona now teaches the subject and must help her ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • Romance
DIRECTION:  Marilyn Agrelo
CAST:  Jessica Alba  •  Bailee Madison  •  J.K. Simmons  •  Chris Messina

A Beginner's Guide to Endings (2010) RT 33% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Aug 2012

The film centers on three brothers who, upon learning they only have a few days left to live, set off to reverse a lifetime of mistakes. Hopper and Simmons are playing the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Sobol
CAST:  Paulo Costanzo  •  Scott Caan  •  J.K. Simmons  •  Harvey Keitel

Crazy on the Outside (2010) RT 8% / Audience 28%

DVD release: Apr 2010

A recently paroled ex-con who has trouble adjusting to the wacky normalcy of life outside of prison. He has spent the last three years behind bars after getting caught ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tim Allen
CAST:  Tim Allen  •  Sigourney Weaver  •  Ray Liotta  •  J.K. Simmons

Jennifer's Body (2009) RT 43% / Audience 34%

DVD release: Dec 2009

A newly possessed cheerleader turns into a killer who specializes in offing her male classmates. Can her best friend put an end to the horror?  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Karyn Kusama
CAST:  Megan Fox  •  Amanda Seyfried  •  Johnny Simmons  •  Adam Brody

Up in the Air (2009) RT 91% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Mar 2010

George Clooney plays the dry cynical character of Ryan Bingham, an executive who specializes in "downsizing". Ryan lives out of his suitcase, traveling the country for the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jason Reitman
CAST:  George Clooney  •  Vera Farmiga  •  Anna Kendrick  •  Jason Bateman

Extract (2009)

The owner of a factory that produces flavor extracts, Joel Reynold seems to have it all, but really doesn't. What's missing is sexual attention from his wife, Suzie. Joel ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Mike Judge
CAST:  Jason Bateman  •  Mila Kunis  •  Kristen Wiig  •  Ben Affleck

Post Grad (2009) RT 8% / Audience 27%

DVD release: Jan 2010

Recent college graduate Ryden Malby has a grand plan: Find a fabulous apartment and land a job at a prestigious publishing house. However, her rival Jessica steals her dream ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Vicky Jenson
CAST:  Alexis Bledel  •  Michael Keaton  •  Zach Gilford  •  Jane Lynch

I Love You, Man (2009) RT 84% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Aug 2009

Peter Klaven is a successful real estate agent who, upon getting engaged to the woman of his dreams, Zooey, discovers, to his dismay and chagrin, that he has no male friend ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  John Hamburg
CAST:  Paul Rudd  •  Rashida Jones  •  Jason Segel  •  Sarah Burns

The Way of War (2009) RT Audience 4%

DVD release: Feb 2009

Paramilitary operative David Wolfe (Gooding Jr.) stumbles upon an international conspiracy connecting presidential cabinet members to a Middle Eastern terrorist plot. Wanting ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Carter
CAST:  Cuba Gooding, Jr.  •  J.K. Simmons  •  John Terry  •  Jaclyn DeSantis