Search results for "Jeffrey Wright"


Quantum of Solace (2008) RT 65% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Mar 2009

Quantum of Solace continues the adventures of James Bond after Casino Royale. Betrayed by Vesper, the woman he loved, 007 fights the urge to make his latest mission personal. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Marc Forster
CAST:  Daniel Craig  •  Olga Kurylenko  •  Mathieu Amalric  •  Judi Dench

W. (2008) RT 59% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Feb 2009

Whether you love him or hate him, there is no question that George W. Bush is one of the most controversial public figures in recent memory. W takes viewers through Bush’s ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Oliver Stone
CAST:  Josh Brolin  •  Elizabeth Banks  •  Ellen Burstyn  •  Ioan Gruffudd

Only Lovers Left Alive (2013) RT 86% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Aug 2014

After being around for centuries and now living in the modern age, vampire Adam is a rockstar that cannot grow accustomed to the new modern world with all of its new ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Tom Hiddleston  •  Tilda Swinton  •  Mia Wasikowska  •  John Hurt

A Single Shot (2013) RT 50% / Audience 32%

DVD release: Jan 2014

The tragic death of a beautiful young girl starts a tense and atmospheric game of cat and mouse between hunter John Moon and the hardened backwater criminals out for his blood.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David M. Rosenthal
CAST:  Sam Rockwell  •  William H. Macy  •  Jeffrey Wright  •  Jason Isaacs

The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete (2013)

Coming of age story about two inner city youths, who are left to fend for themselves over the summer after their mothers are taken away by the authorities.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  George Tillman, Jr.
CAST:  Skylan Brooks  •  Ethan Dizon  •  Jennifer Hudson  •  Jordin Sparks

Broken City (2013) RT 28% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Apr 2013

In a broken city rife with injustice, ex-cop Billy Taggart (Mark Wahlberg) seeks redemption and revenge after being double-crossed and then framed by its most powerful figure, ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Allen Hughes
CAST:  Mark Wahlberg  •  Russell Crowe  •  Catherine Zeta-Jones  •  Jeffrey Wright

Ernest & Celestine (2012) RT 97% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Jun 2014

Celestine is a little mouse trying to avoid a dental career; Ernest is a big bear craving an artistic outlet. When Celestine meets Ernest, they overcome their natural enmity ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Stéphane Aubier  •  Vincent Patar  •  Benjamin Renner
CAST:  Anne-Marie Loop  •  Lambert Wilson  •  Pauline Brunner  •  Patrice Melennec

The Ides of March (2011) RT 84% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Jan 2012

An idealistic staffer for a newbie presidential candidate gets a crash course on dirty politics during his stint on the campaign trail. Based on the play by Beau Willimon.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  George Clooney
CAST:  George Clooney  •  Ryan Gosling  •  Evan Rachel Wood  •  Marisa Tomei

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

Cadillac Records (2008) RT 67% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Mar 2009

In this tale of sex, violence, race, and rock and roll in 1950s Chicago, "Cadillac Records" follows the exciting but turbulent lives of some of America's musical legends, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Music
DIRECTION:  Darnell Martin
CAST:  Adrien Brody  •  Jeffrey Wright  •  Beyoncé  •  Gabrielle Union




Blackout (2007) RT Audience 51%

DVD release: Feb 2008

BLACKOUT takes you inside the personal journey of what went down and what it was really like in Brooklyn, NY on August 14. It examines the nature of man to take advantage of ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jerry LaMothe
CAST:  Jeffrey Wright  •  Zoe Saldana  •  Mario Van Peebles  •  Michael B. Jordan

The Invasion (2007) RT 19% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Jan 2008

Washington, D.C. psychologist Carol Bennell and her colleague Dr. Ben Driscoll are the only two people on Earth who are aware of an epidemic running rampant through the city. ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Oliver Hirschbiegel  •  James McTeigue
CAST:  Nicole Kidman  •  Daniel Craig  •  Jeremy Northam  •  Jeffrey Wright

Chicago 10 (2007)

Archival footage, animation, and music are used to look back at the eight anti-war protesters who were put on trial following the 1968 Democratic National Convention.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Brett Morgen
CAST:  Dylan Baker  •  Hank Azaria  •  Nick Nolte  •  Mark Ruffalo

Casino Royale (2006) RT 95% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Mar 2007

James Bond goes on his first ever mission as a 00. Le Chiffre is a banker to the world's terrorists. He is participating in a poker game at Montenegro, where he must win back ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Martin Campbell
CAST:  Daniel Craig  •  Eva Green  •  Mads Mikkelsen  •  Judi Dench

Lady in the Water (2006) RT 24% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Dec 2006

Apartment building superintendent Cleveland Heep rescues what he thinks is a young woman from the pool he maintains. When he discovers that she is actually a character from a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  M. Night Shyamalan
CAST:  Paul Giamatti  •  Jeffrey Wright  •  Bob Balaban  •  Sarita Choudhury

Syriana (2005) RT 72% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Jun 2006

The Middle Eastern oil industry is the backdrop of this tense drama, which weaves together numerous story lines. Bennett Holiday is an American lawyer in charge of ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stephen Gaghan
CAST:  George Clooney  •  Matt Damon  •  Jeffrey Wright  •  Chris Cooper

Broken Flowers (2005) RT 88% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Jan 2006

As the devoutly single Don Johnston is dumped by his latest girlfriend, he receives an anonymous pink letter informing him that he has a son who may be looking for him.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Bill Murray  •  Julie Delpy  •  Sharon Stone  •  Tilda Swinton

Lackawanna Blues (2005) RT 71% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Aug 2005

In a story fueled by rhythm and blues, a young boy's life is shaped by love and the stories of a cast of characters in the boarding house where he lives in 1960s Lackawanna, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  George C. Wolfe
CAST:  S. Epatha Merkerson  •  Marcus Carl Franklin  •  Mos Def  •  Louis Gossett, Jr.

The Manchurian Candidate (2004) RT 81% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Dec 2004

When his army unit was ambushed during the first Gulf War, Sergeant Raymond Shaw saved his fellow soldiers just as his commanding officer, then-Captain Ben Marco, was knocked ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Demme
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Meryl Streep  •  Liev Schreiber  •  Kimberly Elise

With All Deliberate Speed (2004)

Documentary filmmaker Peter Gilbert unearths the legacy of the landmark Supreme Court decision in Brown v. Board of Education — where it was ruled that "in the field of public ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Peter Gilbert
CAST:  Jeffrey Wright