Search results for "Jenifer Lewis"


Cars (2006) RT 74% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Nov 2006

Lightning McQueen, a hotshot rookie race car driven to succeed, discovers that life is about the journey, not the finish line, when he finds himself unexpectedly detoured in ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Joe Ranft  •  John Lasseter
CAST:  Owen Wilson  •  Paul Newman  •  Bonnie Hunt  •  Larry the Cable Guy

Girl 6 (1996) RT 33% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Mar 2006

Girl 6 is a 1996 American film by director Spike Lee about a phone sex operator. Theresa Randle played the title character, and playwright Suzan-Lori Parks wrote the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Spike Lee
CAST:  Theresa Randle  •  Isaiah Washington  •  Spike Lee  •  Jenifer Lewis

Tyler Perry's Madea's Family Reunion (2006)

Based upon Tyler Perry's acclaimed stage production, Madea's Family Reunion continues the adventures of Southern matriarch Madea. She has just been court ordered to be in ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tyler Perry
CAST:  Tyler Perry  •  Blair Underwood  •  Lynn Whitfield  •  Boris Kodjoe

Nora's Hair Salon (2004) RT Audience 70%

DVD release: May 2004

Jennifer Lewis plays Nora, a young woman who runs a hair salon full of sassy, eclectic stylists.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Tatyana Ali  •  Jean-Claude La Marre  •  Jenifer Lewis  •  Tamala Jones

Panther (1995) RT 27% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Dec 1998

Panther is a semi-historic film about the origins of The Black Panther Party for Self-Defense. The movie spans about 3 years (1966-68) of the Black Panther's history in ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Mario Van Peebles
CAST:  Kadeem Hardison  •  Bokeem Woodbine  •  Courtney B. Vance  •  Angela Bassett

Sister Act (1992) RT 71% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Jan 2000

A Reno singer witnesses a mob murder and the cops stash her in a nunnery to protect her from the hitmen. The mother superior does not trust her, and takes steps to limit her ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Emile Ardolino
CAST:  Whoopi Goldberg  •  Maggie Smith  •  Kathy Najimy  •  Wendy Makkena

The Brothers (2001) RT 63% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Dec 2001

This is the story of four African-American "yuppies" (a banker, a doctor, a lawyer, and a "playboy") who call themselves "The Brothers". When the playboy gets engaged, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gary Hardwick
CAST:  Morris Chestnut  •  D. L. Hughley  •  Bill Bellamy  •  Shemar Moore

The Princess and the Frog (2009)

A waitress, desperate to fulfill her dreams as a restaurant owner, is set on a journey to turn a frog prince back into a human being, but she has to do face the same problem ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ron Clements  •  John Musker
CAST:  Anika Noni Rose  •  Bruno Campos  •  Keith David  •  Michael-Leon Wooley

The Preacher's Wife (1996) RT 60% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Aug 2002

Good natured Reverend Henry Biggs finds that his marriage to choir mistress Julia is flagging, due to his constant absence caring for the deprived neighborhood they live in. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Penny Marshall
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Whitney Houston  •  Courtney B. Vance  •  Gregory Hines

What's Love Got to Do with It (1993)

A film about the singer Tina Turner and how she rose to stardom with her abusive husband Ike Turner and how she gained the courage to break free.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Brian Gibson
CAST:  Angela Bassett  •  Laurence Fishburne  •  Vanessa Bell Calloway  •  Rae'Ven Larrymore Kelly




Mystery Men (1999) RT 60% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Jan 2000

When Captain Amazing (Kinnear) is kidnapped by Casanova Frankenstein (Rush) a group of superheroes combine together to create a plan. But these aren't normal superheroes. Now, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Kinka Usher
CAST:  Hank Azaria  •  Janeane Garofalo  •  William H. Macy  •  Kel Mitchell

The Cookout (2004) RT 5% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Jan 2005

When Todd Anderson signs a $30 million deal with his hometown team, the New Jersey Nets, he knows that his life is set for a big change. To keep things real, he decides to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Lance Rivera
CAST:  Ja Rule  •  Tim Meadows  •  Jenifer Lewis  •  Jonathan Silverman

Madea's Family Reunion (2002) RT 25% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Jun 2006

Just as the southern matriarch, Madea buries her older sister, Irene. (There is no mention of Helen and Charles Jr. at all during the play). Her granddaughter Lisa is getting ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Tyler Perry
CAST:  Tyler Perry  •  Blair Underwood  •  Lynn Whitfield  •  Boris Kodjoe

Think Like a Man Too (2014) RT 23% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Sep 2014

All the couples are back for a wedding in Las Vegas, but plans for a romantic weekend go awry when their various misadventures get them into some compromising situations that ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tim Story
CAST:  Kevin Hart  •  Romany Malco  •  Terrence Jenkins  •  Michael Ealy

Zambezia (2012) RT 17% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Aug 2013

Set in a bustling bird city on the edge of the majestic Victoria Falls, "Zambezia" is the story of Kai - a naïve, but high-spirited young falcon who travels to the bird city ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation
DIRECTION:  Wayne Thornley
CAST:  Jeremy Suarez  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Abigail Breslin  •  Leonard Nimoy

Think Like A Man (2012) RT 53% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Aug 2012

Four friends conspire to turn the tables on their women when they discover the ladies have been using Steve Harvey's relationship advice against them.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tim Story
CAST:  Taraji P. Henson  •  Gabrielle Union  •  Michael Ealy  •  Kevin Hart

Partners (2003) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: Apr 2005

After stealing a briefcase, a drifter finds himself caught in the middle of an international crime caper.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joey Travolta
CAST:  Casper Van Dien  •  David Paymer  •  Vanessa Angel  •  Jenifer Lewis

Deconstructing Sarah (1994) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: Feb 1995

Thriller about an advertising executive Kelley who leads a double life, looking for men in dive bars at night. However, when she goes missing, it causes her best friend ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Craig R. Baxley
CAST:  Rachel Ticotin  •  Sheila Kelley  •  A Martinez  •  David Andrews

Frozen Assets (1992) RT Audience 17%

A man is hired to run a bank which turns out to be a sperm bank.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  George T. Miller
CAST:  Shelley Long  •  Corbin Bernsen  •  Teri Copley  •  Larry Miller