Search results for "Jason Bateman"


The Family Fang (2016) RT 79% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Jul 2016

A brother and sister return to their family home in search of their world famous parents who have disappeared.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jason Bateman
CAST:  Jason Bateman  •  Nicole Kidman  •  Christopher Walken  •  Marin Ireland

Bad Words (2013) RT 66% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Jul 2014

A misanthropic man sets out to exact revenge on his estranged father, by finding a loophole and attempting to win the National Spelling Bee as an adult. Figuring it would ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jason Bateman
CAST:  Jason Bateman  •  Kathryn Hahn  •  Allison Janney  •  Philip Baker Hall

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

DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story (2004)

When megalomaniacal White Goodman, the owner of a trendy, high-end fitness center, makes a move to take over the struggling local gym run by happy-go-lucky Pete La Fleur, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Rawson Marshall Thurber
CAST:  Vince Vaughn  •  Christine Taylor  •  Ben Stiller  •  Rip Torn

Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium (2007) RT 37% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Mar 2008

Molly Mahoney is the awkward and insecure manager of Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium, the strangest, most fantastic, most wonderful toy store in the world. But when Mr. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Zach Helm
CAST:  Dustin Hoffman  •  Jason Bateman  •  Zach Mills  •  Jonathan Potts

Necessary Roughness (1991) RT 31% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Jan 2001

When the Texas Southern Armadillos football team is disqualified for cheating and poor grades, the University is forced to pick from a team that actually goes to school. Will ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Stan Dragoti
CAST:  Scott Bakula  •  Héctor Elizondo  •  Robert Loggia  •  Larry Miller

The Promotion (2008) RT 53% / Audience 28%

DVD release: Sep 2008

Two assistant managers of a corporate grocery store vie for a coveted promotion.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Steve Conrad
CAST:  Seann William Scott  •  John C. Reilly  •  Jenna Fischer  •  Lili Taylor

Starsky & Hutch (2004) RT 64% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Jul 2004

Join uptight David Starsky and laid-back Ken "Hutch" Hutchinson as they're paired for the first time as undercover cops. The new partners must overcome their differences to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Todd Phillips
CAST:  Ben Stiller  •  Owen Wilson  •  Snoop Dogg  •  Fred Williamson

Teen Wolf Too (1987) RT 7% / Audience 18%

Although awkward college student Todd Howard is particularly adept at science, he's paying for school with an athletic scholarship that he will lose should he not fare well in ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Christopher Leitch
CAST:  Jason Bateman  •  Kim Darby  •  John Astin  •  Mark Holton

The Break-Up (2006) RT 33% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Oct 2006

Cohabitating couple Gary and Brooke find their once-blissful romance on the rocks when petty spats about lemons and dirty dishes mushroom into an all-out battle for custody of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Vince Vaughn  •  Jennifer Aniston  •  Joey Lauren Adams  •  Cole Hauser




The Kingdom (2007) RT 51% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Dec 2007

A team of U.S. government agents is sent to investigate the bombing of an American facility in the Middle East.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter Berg
CAST:  Jamie Foxx  •  Jennifer Garner  •  Chris Cooper  •  Jason Bateman

The Sweetest Thing (2002) RT 26% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Aug 2002

When it comes to dating, Christina Walters has a golden rule: avoid searching for Mr. Right and focus on Mr. Right Now. That is until one night at a club when she unexpectedly ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Roger Kumble
CAST:  Cameron Diaz  •  Christina Applegate  •  Selma Blair  •  Thomas Jane

Bates Motel (1987) RT Audience 37%

Alex West is a man who roomed with Norman Bates at the state lunatic asylum for nearly 20 years. After Bates' death, Alex finds that he is in Norman's will as the inheritor of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Horror • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Richard Rothstein
CAST:  Bud Cort  •  Moses Gunn  •  Gregg Henry  •  Khrystyne Haje

The Ex (2006) RT 19% / Audience 32%

DVD release: Aug 2007

When his lawyer wife, Sofia, becomes pregnant, chronic underachiever Tom Reilly must take a job at his father-in-law's advertising firm. Tom has to adjust to the demands of a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jesse Peretz
CAST:  Zach Braff  •  Amanda Peet  •  Jason Bateman  •  Charles Grodin

Disconnect (2012) RT 68% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Sep 2013

Disconnect interweaves multiple storylines about people searching for human connection in today’s wired world. Through poignant turns that are both harrowing and touching, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Henry Alex Rubin
CAST:  Jason Bateman  •  Hope Davis  •  Frank Grillo  •  Paula Patton

This Is Where I Leave You (2014) RT 41% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Dec 2014

When their father passes away, four grown, world-weary siblings return to their childhood home and are requested -- with an admonition -- to stay there together for a week, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Jason Bateman  •  Tina Fey  •  Rose Byrne  •  Jane Fonda

Horrible Bosses 2 (2014) RT 34% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Feb 2015

Dale, Kurt and Nick decide to start their own business but things don't go as planned because of a slick investor, prompting the trio to pull off a harebrained and misguided ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Sean Anders
CAST:  Jason Sudeikis  •  Jason Bateman  •  Charlie Day  •  Chris Pine

Identity Thief (2013) RT 19% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Jun 2013

When a mild-mannered businessman learns his identity has been stolen, he hits the road in an attempt to foil the thief -- a trip that puts him in the path of a deceptively ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Seth Gordon
CAST:  Jason Bateman  •  Melissa McCarthy  •  Jon Favreau  •  Amanda Peet