Search results for "Jack Black"


High Fidelity (2000) RT 91% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Sep 2000

When record store owner Rob Gordon gets dumped by his girlfriend, Laura, because he hasn't changed since they met, he revisits his top five breakups of all time in an attempt ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stephen Frears
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Iben Hjejle  •  Todd Louiso  •  Jack Black

Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011) RT 81% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Dec 2011

Po is now living his dream as The Dragon Warrior, protecting the Valley of Peace alongside his friends and fellow kung fu masters, The Furious Five - Tigress, Crane, Mantis, ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Jennifer Yuh
CAST:  Jack Black  •  Angelina Jolie  •  Seth Rogen  •  Gary Oldman

Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004)

It's the 1970s, and San Diego super-sexist anchorman Ron Burgundy is the top dog in local TV, but that's all about to change when ambitious reporter Veronica Corningstone ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Adam McKay
CAST:  Will Ferrell  •  Christina Applegate  •  Paul Rudd  •  David Koechner

Kung Fu Panda (2008) RT 87% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Nov 2008

When the Valley of Peace is threatened, lazy Po the panda discovers his destiny as the "chosen one" and trains to become a kung fu hero, but transforming the unsleek slacker ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Mark Osborne  •  John Stevenson
CAST:  Jack Black  •  Dustin Hoffman  •  Angelina Jolie  •  Jackie Chan

Dead Man Walking (1995) RT 95% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Sep 1998

A justice drama based on a true story about a man on death row who in his last days forms a strong relationship with a nun who teaches him forgiveness and gives him ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Tim Robbins
CAST:  Susan Sarandon  •  Sean Penn  •  Robert Prosky  •  Raymond J. Barry

Harmontown (2014) RT 78% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Oct 2015

A comedic, brutally honest documentary following self-destructive TV writer Dan Harmon (NBC's Community) as he takes his live podcast on a national tour.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Neil Berkeley
CAST:  Dan Harmon  •  Erin McGathy  •  Spencer Crittenden  •  Ben Stiller

Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Masters (2011) RT Audience 45%

Po and the Furious Five uncover the legend of three of kung fu's greatest heroes: Master Thundering Rhino, Master Storming Ox, and Master Croc.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Anthony Leondis
CAST:  Jack Black  •  Angelina Jolie  •  Seth Rogen  •  Dustin Hoffman

The Muppets (2011) RT 96% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Mar 2012

When Kermit the Frog and the Muppets learn that their beloved theater is slated for demolition, a sympathetic human, Gary, and his puppet roommate, Walter, swoop in to help ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  James Bobin
CAST:  Emily Blunt  •  John Krasinski  •  Zach Galifianakis  •  Jack Black

The Big Year (2011) RT 40% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Jan 2012

Three avid bird watchers compete to spot the rarest birds in North America at a prestigious annual event.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  David Frankel
CAST:  Owen Wilson  •  Steve Martin  •  Jack Black  •  Rashida Jones

Bernie (2012)

In this true story in the tiny, rural town of Carthage, TX, assistant funeral director Bernie Tiede was one of the town's most beloved residents. Everyone loved and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Richard Linklater
CAST:  Jack Black  •  Shirley MacLaine  •  Matthew McConaughey  •  Tommy G. Kendrick




Fight for Your Right Revisited (2011) RT Audience 73%

Fight For Your Right Revisited, stars actors like Will Ferrell, Seth Rogan and Elijah Wood playing the roles of the B-Boys three members, Mike D, Ad Rock and MCA. It is a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Adam Yauch
CAST:  Elijah Wood  •  Danny McBride  •  Seth Rogen  •  Susan Sarandon

Gulliver's Travels (2010) RT 20% / Audience 27%

DVD release: Apr 2011

Travel writer Lemuel Gulliver takes an assignment in Bermuda, but ends up on the island of Liliput, where he towers over its tiny citizens.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Rob Letterman
CAST:  Emily Blunt  •  Jason Segel  •  Jack Black  •  Amanda Peet

Kung Fu Panda Holiday (2010)

The Winter Feast is Po's favorite holiday. Every year he and his father hang decorations, cook together, and serve noodle soup to the villagers. But this year Shifu informs Po ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Tim Johnson
CAST:  Jack Black  •  Dustin Hoffman  •  Angelina Jolie  •  Jack McBrayer

Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage (2010) RT 100% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Jun 2010

An in-depth look at the Canadian rock band Rush, chronicling the band's musical evolution from their progressive rock sound of the '70s to their current heavy rock style  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Sam Dunn  •  Scot McFadyen
CAST:  Sebastian Bach  •  Jack Black  •  Jimmy Chamberlin  •  Geddy Lee

Year One (2009) RT 15% / Audience 23%

DVD release: Oct 2009

When a couple of lazy hunter-gatherers are banished from their primitive village, they set off on an epic journey through the ancient world.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Harold Ramis
CAST:  Jack Black  •  Michael Cera  •  Olivia Wilde  •  Oliver Platt

Secrets of the Furious Five (2008)

Ordered to teach a martial arts class of rambunctious bunny kittens, Po tells stories of each of the Furious Five's pasts  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Raman Hui
CAST:  Jack Black  •  Dustin Hoffman  •  David Cross  •  Randall Duk Kim

D Tour: A Tenacious Documentary (2008)

A documentary focusing on Tenacious D's world tour in support of their film and soundtrack to 'Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny'.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Jeremy Konner
CAST:  Jack Black  •  Kyle Gass

Be Kind Rewind (2008) RT 66% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Jun 2008

A man whose brain becomes magnetized unintentionally destroys every tape in his friend's video store. In order to satisfy the store's most loyal renter, an aging woman with ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Jack Black  •  Mos Def  •  Danny Glover  •  Mia Farrow