Search results for "Jane Adams"


Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004) RT 93% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Sep 2004

A man, Joel Barish, heartbroken that his girlfriend Clementine underwent a procedure to erase him from her memory, decides to do the same. However, as he watches his memories ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Kate Winslet  •  Elijah Wood  •  Mark Ruffalo

Little Children (2006) RT 80% / Audience 82%

DVD release: May 2007

The lives of two lovelorn spouses from separate marriages, a registered sex offender, and a disgraced ex-police officer intersect as they struggle to resist their ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Todd Field
CAST:  Kate Winslet  •  Patrick Wilson  •  Jennifer Connelly  •  Gregg Edelman

Happiness (1998) RT 85% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Apr 1999

The lives of many individuals connected by the desire for happiness, often from sources usually considered dark or evil.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Todd Solondz
CAST:  Jane Adams  •  Jon Lovitz  •  Philip Seymour Hoffman  •  Dylan Baker

Last Holiday (2006) RT 55% / Audience 67%

DVD release: May 2006

After she's diagnosed with a terminal illness, a shy woman decides to take a European vacation.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Wayne Wang
CAST:  Queen Latifah  •  LL Cool J  •  Timothy Hutton  •  Giancarlo Esposito

Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004) RT 72% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Apr 2005

Three wealthy children's parents are killed in a fire. When they are sent to a distant relative, they find out that he is plotting to kill them and seize their fortune.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Brad Silberling
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Meryl Streep  •  Jude Law  •  Emily Browning

Light Sleeper (1992) RT 89% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Dec 1998

A drug dealer with upscale clientele is having moral problems going about his daily deliveries. A reformed addict, he has never gotten over the wife that left him, and the ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Paul Schrader
CAST:  Susan Sarandon  •  Dana Delany  •  David Clennon  •  Mary Beth Hurt

Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle (1994)

Dorothy Parker remembers the heyday of the Algonquin Round Table, a circle of friends whose barbed wit, like hers, was fueled by alcohol and flirted with despair.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  Campbell Scott  •  Matthew Broderick  •  Gwyneth Paltrow

Mumford (1999) RT 56% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Apr 2001

In the small town of Mumford, a psychologist of the same name moves in and quickly becomes very popular, despite a questionable past.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lawrence Kasdan
CAST:  Loren Dean  •  Hope Davis  •  Jason Lee  •  Alfre Woodard

Orange County (2002) RT 46% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Jun 2002

Shaun Brumder is a local surfer kid from Orange County who dreams of going to Stanford to become a writer and to get away from his disfunctional family household. Except Shaun ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jake Kasdan
CAST:  Colin Hanks  •  Jack Black  •  Schuyler Fisk  •  Bret Harrison

Kansas City (1996) RT 63% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Feb 2005

Robert Altman's story is a riff on race, class, and power cross-cuts between the two kidnappings and the background of corrupt politics and virtuoso jazz music. It all takes ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Music • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Harry Belafonte  •  Michael Murphy




Songcatcher (2001) RT 74% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Oct 2001

After being denied a promotion at the university where she teaches, Doctor Lily Penleric, a brilliant musicologist, impulsively visits her sister, who runs a struggling rural ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Maggie Greenwald Mansfield
CAST:  Janet McTeer  •  Michael Davis  •  Michael Goodwin  •  Gregory Russell Cook

I Love Trouble (1994) RT 20% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Feb 2001

Rival Chicago reporters Sabrina Peterson (Roberts) and Peter Brackett (Nolte) reluctantly join forces to uncover a train wreck conspiracy and bite off more than they can chew ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Charles Shyer
CAST:  Nick Nolte  •  Saul Rubinek  •  James Rebhorn  •  Julia Roberts

Music from Another Room (1998) RT 33% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Jan 2003

Music From Another Room is a romantic comedy that follows the exploits of Danny, a young man who grew up believing he was destined to marry the girl he helped deliver as a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Charlie Peters
CAST:  Jude Law  •  Jennifer Tilly  •  Gretchen Mol  •  Martha Plimpton

Father of the Bride Part II (1995)

Just when George Banks has recovered from his daughter's wedding, he receives the news that she's pregnant ... and that George's wife, Nina, is expecting too. He was planning ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Charles Shyer
CAST:  Steve Martin  •  Diane Keaton  •  Martin Short  •  Kimberly Williams-Paisley

Silver Bullets (2011) RT 86% / Audience 47%

An actress and her filmmaker boyfriend experience turbulence in their relationship when she accepts a role in a werewolf film.  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Joe Swanberg
CAST:  Kate Lyn Sheil  •  Ti West  •  Amy Seimetz  •  Joe Swanberg

All the Light in the Sky (2012) RT 79% / Audience 45%

An insomniac actress is facing the waning days of her career, when her niece pays a visit to her Malibu house.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Joe Swanberg
CAST:  Jane Adams  •  Larry Fessenden  •  Ti West  •  Kent Osborne

Restless (2011) RT 36% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Jan 2012

A powerful and emotional coming of age story, this remarkable tale is told with honesty and originality that will leave audiences moved. In the film, two outsiders, both ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gus Van Sant
CAST:  Henry Hopper  •  Mia Wasikowska  •  Ryo Kase  •  Schuyler Fisk

Jesse Stone: Stone Cold (2005)

Jesse Stone is a former L.A. homicide detective who left behind the big city and an ex-wife to become the police chief of the quiet New England fishing town of Paradise. ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Harmon
CAST:  Tom Selleck  •  Jane Adams  •  Reg Rogers  •  Viola Davis