Search results for "Jeff Daniels"


Escanaba in da Moonlight (2001) RT Audience 78%

DVD release: Oct 2002

A macho man in a family on the eve of deer-hunting season must deal with the eldest son's curse of never having bagged a buck.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jeff Daniels
CAST:  Jeff Daniels

Looper (2012) RT 93% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Dec 2012

In the futuristic action thriller Looper, time travel will be invented but it will be illegal and only available on the black market. When the mob wants to get rid of someone, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Rian Johnson
CAST:  Joseph Gordon-Levitt  •  Bruce Willis  •  Emily Blunt  •  Paul Dano

2 Days in the Valley (1996) RT 60% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Aug 2001

In a sleepy bedroom community of LA's San Fernando Valley, the murder of a professional athlete by two hit men sets into motion a chain of events that puts the mundane lives ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  John Herzfeld
CAST:  Danny Aiello  •  Greg Cruttwell  •  Jeff Daniels  •  Teri Hatcher

101 Dalmatians (1996) RT 38% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Apr 1998

The Live action adaptation of a Disney Classic. When a litter of dalmatian puppies are abducted by the minions of Cruella De Vil, the parents must find them before she uses ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Stephen Herek
CAST:  Glenn Close  •  Jeff Daniels  •  Joely Richardson  •  Joan Plowright

Arachnophobia (1990) RT 91% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Jun 1999

A large spider from the jungles of South America is accidentally transported in a crate with a dead body to America where it mates with a local spider. Soon after, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Frank Marshall
CAST:  Jeff Daniels  •  Harley Jane Kozak  •  John Goodman  •  Julian Sands

Dumb and Dumber To (2014) RT 29% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Feb 2015

20 years after the dimwits set out on their first adventure, they head out in search of one of their long lost children in the hope of gaining a new kidney.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Bobby Farrelly  •  Peter Farrelly
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Jeff Daniels  •  Rachel Melvin  •  Kathleen Turner

The Answer Man (2009)

Twenty years ago, Arlen Faber (Jeff Daniels) wrote a book about spirituality that became wildly popular. These days, he's a curmudgeonly recluse who only enjoys the company of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Hindman
CAST:  Jeff Daniels  •  Lauren Graham  •  Lou Taylor Pucci  •  Olivia Thirlby

Paper Man (2009) RT 32% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Jan 2011

A coming-of-middle-age comedy that chronicles the unlikely friendship between failed author Richard Dunne and a Long Island teen who teaches him a thing or two about growing ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Kieran Mulroney  •  Michele Mulroney
CAST:  Emma Stone  •  Ryan Reynolds  •  Lisa Kudrow  •  Kieran Culkin

Away We Go (2009) RT 67% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Sep 2009

Verona De Tessant and Burt Farlander moved to Colorado to be close to Burt's Parents. Now Verona and Burt, expecting their first child, are shocked to hear that his parents ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Sam Mendes
CAST:  John Krasinski  •  Maya Rudolph  •  Carmen Ejogo  •  Catherine O'Hara

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




The Lookout (2007) RT 87% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Aug 2007

Chris is a once promising high school athlete whose life is turned upside down following a tragic accident. As he tries to maintain a normal life, he takes a job as a janitor ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Scott Frank
CAST:  Joseph Gordon-Levitt  •  Jeff Daniels  •  Matthew Goode  •  Isla Fisher

Infamous (2006) RT 73% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Feb 2007

While researching his book In Cold Blood, writer Truman Capote develops a close relationship with convicted murderers Dick Hickock and Perry Smith.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Douglas McGrath
CAST:  Sigourney Weaver  •  Toby Jones  •  Gwyneth Paltrow  •  Sandra Bullock

RV (2006)

Climbing aboard their mammoth recreational vehicle for a cross-country road trip to the Colorado Rockies, the McNeive family -- led by dysfunctional patriarch Bob -- prepares ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Cheryl Hines  •  JoJo  •  Josh Hutcherson

Good Night, and Good Luck (2005) RT 93% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Mar 2006

George Clooney’s fact-based drama about the famous radio journalist Edward R Murrow's stand against Senator McCarthy's anti-communist witch-hunts in the early 1950s.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  George Clooney
CAST:  Jeff Daniels  •  David Strathairn  •  Alex Borstein  •  Rose Abdoo

Because of Winn-Dixie (2005) RT 54% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Aug 2005

A girl, abandoned by her mother when she was three, moves to a small town in Florida with her father. There, she adopts an orphaned dog she names Winn-Dixie. The bond between ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Wayne Wang
CAST:  Jeff Daniels  •  AnnaSophia Robb  •  Cicely Tyson  •  Eva Marie Saint

The Squid and the Whale (2005) RT 93% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Mar 2006

Based on the true childhood experiences of Noah Baumbach and his brother, The Squid and the Whale tells the touching story of two young boys dealing with their parents divorce ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Noah Baumbach
CAST:  Jeff Daniels  •  Laura Linney  •  Jesse Eisenberg  •  Owen Kline

Imaginary Heroes (2004) RT 35% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jun 2005

Matt Travis is good-looking, popular, and his school's best competitive swimmer, so everyone is shocked when he inexplicably commits suicide. As the following year unfolds, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Dan Harris
CAST:  Sigourney Weaver  •  Jeff Daniels  •  Emile Hirsch  •  Michelle Williams

The Goodbye Girl (2004) RT 88% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Jan 2000

Musical dancer on the way out (at 36) Paula McFadden had it swell with actor Tony DeSanti, but instead of taking her to Hollywood he gets a European movie part. He even ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Richard Benjamin
CAST:  Jeff Daniels  •  Patricia Heaton  •  Hallie Eisenberg  •  Lynda Boyd

The Five People You Meet in Heaven (2004)

On his 83rd birthday, Eddie (Voight), a war vet and a maintenance worker at the Ruby Pier amusement park, dies while trying to save a girl who is sitting under a falling ride. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Lloyd Kramer
CAST:  Jon Voight  •  Ellen Burstyn  •  Jeff Daniels  •  Dagmara Domińczyk