Search results for "Jake Gyllenhaal"


Zodiac (2007) RT 89% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Jul 2007

Based on the actual case files for one of the most intriguing unsolved crimes in America, "Zodiac" tells the story of a serial killer that terrified the San Francisco Bay Area ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Fincher
CAST:  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Mark Ruffalo  •  Anthony Edwards

Highway (2002) RT Audience 69%

DVD release: Mar 2002

Jack is caught with the wife of his employer, a Vegas thug. The thug sends goons after Jack, who convinces his best friend, Pilot, to flee with him. Pilot insists that they ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  James Cox
CAST:  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Selma Blair  •  Jared Leto  •  John C. McGinley

Prisoners (2013) RT 81% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Dec 2013

When Keller Dover's daughter and her friend go missing, he takes matters into his own hands as the police pursue multiple leads and the pressure mounts. But just how far will ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Denis Villeneuve
CAST:  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Hugh Jackman  •  Paul Dano  •  Maria Bello

Nightcrawler (2014) RT 95% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Feb 2015

When Lou Bloom, desperate for work, muscles into the world of L.A. crime journalism, he blurs the line between observer and participant to become the star of his own story. ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Dan Gilroy
CAST:  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Bill Paxton  •  Rene Russo  •  Kevin Rahm

Enemy (2014) RT 75% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Jun 2014

A mild-mannered college professor discovers a look-alike actor and delves into the other man's private affairs.  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Denis Villeneuve
CAST:  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Mélanie Laurent  •  Sarah Gadon  •  Isabella Rossellini

End of Watch (2012) RT 85% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Jan 2013

Shot documentary-style, this film follows the daily grind of two young police officers in LA who are partners and friends, and what happens when they meet criminal forces ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Ayer
CAST:  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Michael Peña  •  Natalie Martinez  •  Anna Kendrick

Source Code (2011) RT 92% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jul 2011

Decorated soldier Captain Colter Stevens wakes up in the body of an unknown man, discovering he's involved in a mission to find the bomber of a Chicago commuter train. He ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Duncan Jones
CAST:  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Michelle Monaghan  •  Vera Farmiga  •  Russell Peters

Love & Other Drugs (2010)

Maggie, an alluring free spirit who won't let anyone - or anything - tie her down. But she meets her match in Jamie, whose relentless and nearly infallible charm serve him ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Edward Zwick
CAST:  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Anne Hathaway  •  Oliver Platt  •  Hank Azaria

Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010) RT 36% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Sep 2010

A rogue prince (Jake Gyllenhaal) reluctantly joins forces with a mysterious princess (Gemma Arterton) and together, they race against dark forces to safeguard an ancient ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mike Newell
CAST:  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Ben Kingsley  •  Gemma Arterton  •  Alfred Molina

Brothers (2009) RT 63% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Mar 2010

When his helicopter goes down during his fourth tour of duty in Afghanistan, Marine Sam Cahill (Tobey Maguire) is presumed dead. Back home, brother Tommy (Jake Gyllenhaal) ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Jim Sheridan
CAST:  Tobey Maguire  •  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Natalie Portman  •  Sam Shepard




Rendition (2007) RT 47% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Feb 2008

When an Egyptian terrorism suspect "disappears" on a flight from Africa to Washington DC, his American wife and a CIA analyst find themselves caught up in a struggle to secure ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Gavin Hood
CAST:  Omar Metwally  •  Reese Witherspoon  •  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Moa Khouas

Jarhead (2005) RT 61% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Mar 2006

Jarhead is a film about a US Marine Anthony Swofford’s experience in the Gulf War. After putting up with an arduous boot camp, Swafford and his unit are sent to the Persian ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Sam Mendes
CAST:  Jamie Foxx  •  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Scott MacDonald  •  Lucas Black

Proof (2005) RT 62% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Feb 2006

Catherine is a woman in her late twenties who is strongly devoted to her father, Robert, a brilliant and well-known mathematician whose grip on reality is beginning to slip ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  John Madden
CAST:  Gwyneth Paltrow  •  Anthony Hopkins  •  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Danny McCarthy

Brokeback Mountain (2005) RT 87% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Apr 2006

Brokeback Mountain is an Ang Lee film about two modern day cowboys who meet on a shepherding job in the summer of ’63. The two share a raw and powerful summer together that ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ang Lee
CAST:  Heath Ledger  •  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Randy Quaid  •  Michelle Williams

The Man Who Walked Between the Towers (2005)

This animated film tells the story of Phillipe Petit's walk between the Twin Towers in 1974. Narrated by Jake Gyllenhaal  (more)

GENRES: Animation
DIRECTION:  Michael Sporn
CAST:  Jake Gyllenhaal

The Day After Tomorrow (2004) RT 45% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Oct 2004

After years of unabated global warming, the greenhouse effect is wreaking havoc all over the globe in the form of catastrophic hurricanes, tornadoes, tidal waves, floods and, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Roland Emmerich
CAST:  Dennis Quaid  •  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Emmy Rossum  •  Dash Mihok

Moonlight Mile (2002) RT 63% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Mar 2003

As he copes with the death of his fiancee along with her parents, a young man must figure out what he wants out of life.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Brad Silberling
CAST:  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Dustin Hoffman  •  Susan Sarandon  •  Aleksia Landeau

The Good Girl (2002) RT 81% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Jan 2003

A discount store clerk strikes up an affair with a stock boy who considers himself the incarnation of Holden Caulfield.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Miguel Arteta
CAST:  Jennifer Aniston  •  Deborah Rush  •  Mike White  •  John Carroll Lynch

Lovely & Amazing (2001) RT 86% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Nov 2002

Self-esteem and insecurity are at the heart of this comedy about the relationship between a mother and her three confused daughters.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nicole Holofcener
CAST:  Catherine Keener  •  Brenda Blethyn  •  Emily Mortimer  •  Jake Gyllenhaal

Bubble Boy (2001) RT 30% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Jan 2002

Jimmy is young man who was born without an immune system and has lived his life within a plastic bubble in his bedroom... who pines for the sweet caresses of girl-next-door ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Blair Hayes
CAST:  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Swoosie Kurtz  •  Marley Shelton  •  Danny Trejo