Search results for "Jason Bateman"


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

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

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

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

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

The Longest Week (2014) RT 11% / Audience 21%

DVD release: Jan 2015

As he eases into adulthood at the age of forty, Conrad Valmont, the over-educated, under-employed heir to the Valmont Hotel fortune, is cut off from his allowance following ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Peter Glanz
CAST:  Olivia Wilde  •  Jason Bateman  •  Billy Crudup  •  Jenny Slate

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

Hit and Run (2012) RT Audience 16%

DVD release: Jan 2009

Former getaway driver Charlie Bronson jeopardizes his Witness Protection Plan identity in order to help his girlfriend get to Los Angeles. The feds and Charlie's former gang ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Dax Shepard  •  David Palmer
CAST:  Kristen Bell  •  Dax Shepard  •  Tom Arnold  •  Kristin Chenoweth

Mansome (2012) RT 25% / Audience 22%

DVD release: Dec 2012

From America's greatest beardsman, to Morgan Spurlock's own mustache, Executive Producers Will Arnett, Jason Bateman and Ben Silverman bring us a hilarious look at men's ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Morgan Spurlock
CAST:  Jason Bateman  •  Judd Apatow  •  Will Arnett  •  Zach Galifianakis

The Arrested Development Documentary Project (2013) RT Audience 55%

Featuring interviews from major cast and crew members, along with 200 fans from across the country, this documentary tells the whole story of this amazing and one of a kind tv ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary
DIRECTION:  Jeff Smith
CAST:  Mitchell Hurwitz  •  Will Arnett  •  Jason Bateman  •  David Cross




The Change-Up (2011)

Dave is a married man with two kids and a loving wife , and Mitch is a single man who is at the prime of his sexual life. One fateful night while Mitch and Dave are peeing in ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  David Dobkin
CAST:  Olivia Wilde  •  Ryan Reynolds  •  Jason Bateman  •  Leslie Mann

Horrible Bosses (2011) RT 68% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Oct 2011

For Nick (Jason Bateman), Kurt (Jason Sudeikis) and Dale (Charlie Day), the only thing that would make the daily grind more tolerable would be to grind their intolerable ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Seth Gordon
CAST:  Jennifer Aniston  •  Jason Bateman  •  Charlie Day  •  Jason Sudeikis

Paul (2011) RT 71% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Aug 2011

For the past 60 years, a space-traveling smart-ass named Paul has been locked up in a top-secret military base, advising world leaders about his kind. But when he worries he’s ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Greg Mottola
CAST:  Simon Pegg  •  Seth Rogen  •  Nick Frost  •  Jane Lynch

The Switch (2010) RT 51% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Mar 2011

An unmarried 40-year-old woman turns to a turkey baster in order to become pregnant. Seven years later, she reunites with her best friend, who has been living with a secret: ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Josh Gordon  •  Will Speck
CAST:  Jason Bateman  •  Jennifer Aniston  •  Jeff Goldblum  •  Juliette Lewis

Couples Retreat (2009) RT 11% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Feb 2010

Four couples, all friends, descend on a tropical island resort. Though one husband and wife are there to work on their marriage, the others just want to enjoy some fun in the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Peter Billingsley
CAST:  Vince Vaughn  •  Malin Akerman  •  Jason Bateman  •  Kristen Bell

The Invention of Lying (2009) RT 58% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Jan 2010

Set in a world where the concept of lying doesn't exist, a loser changes his lot when he invents lying and uses it to get ahead.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ricky Gervais  •  Matthew Robinson
CAST:  Ricky Gervais  •  Jennifer Garner  •  Jonah Hill  •  Louis C.K.

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

State of Play (2009) RT 84% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Sep 2009

Handsome, unflappable U.S. Congressman Stephen Collins is the future of his political party: an honorable appointee who serves as the chairman of a committee overseeing ...  (more)

GENRES: Action
DIRECTION:  Kevin Macdonald
CAST:  Russell Crowe  •  Ben Affleck  •  Rachel McAdams  •  Helen Mirren