Search results for "Jessica Lange"


Big Fish (2003)

Throughout his life Edward Bloom has always been a man of big appetites, enormous passions and tall tales. In his later years, he remains a huge mystery to his son, William. ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Tim Burton
CAST:  Ewan McGregor  •  Albert Finney  •  Billy Crudup  •  Jessica Lange

All That Jazz (1979)

Bob Fosse's semi-autobiographical film celebrates show business stripped of glitz or giddy illusions. Joe Gideon (Roy Scheider) is at the top of the heap, one of the most ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Bob Fosse
CAST:  Roy Scheider  •  Jessica Lange  •  Leland Palmer  •  Ann Reinking

Blue Sky (1994) RT 74% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Oct 2006

Hank Marshall is a tough, square-jawed, straitlaced Army engineer and nuclear science expert, assigned to help conduct weapons-testing in 1950's America. Hank has become a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tony Richardson
CAST:  Jessica Lange  •  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Powers Boothe  •  Carrie Snodgress

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

Cape Fear (1991) RT 76% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Sep 2001

Sam Bowden is a small-town corporate attorney. Max Cady is a tattooed, cigar-smoking, bible-quoting, psychotic rapist. What do they have in common? Fourteen years ago, Sam was ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Robert De Niro  •  Nick Nolte  •  Jessica Lange  •  Juliette Lewis

Don't Come Knocking (2005) RT 42% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Aug 2006

Howard Spence has seen better days. Once a big Western movie star, he now drowns his disgust for his selfish and failed life with alcohol, drugs and young women. If he were to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Wim Wenders
CAST:  Sam Shepard  •  Jessica Lange  •  Sarah Polley  •  Tim Roth

King Kong (1976) RT 46% / Audience 30%

DVD release: Jul 1999

In this remake of the 1933 classic about the giant ape, an oil company expedition disturbs the peace of Kong and brings him back to New York to exploit him. Even though a ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  John Guillermin
CAST:  Jeff Bridges  •  Jessica Lange  •  Charles Grodin  •  John Randolph

King Kong Lives (1986) RT Audience 15%

DVD release: Sep 2004

Kong falls from the twin towers and he appears to be alive!  (more)

GENRES: Action • Horror
DIRECTION:  John Guillermin
CAST:  Linda Hamilton  •  Jeff Bridges  •  Brian Kerwin  •  John Ashton

Masked and Anonymous (2003) RT 24% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Feb 2004

Amidst unrest, organizers put on a benefit concert.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Larry Charles
CAST:  Bob Dylan  •  Jeff Bridges  •  Penélope Cruz  •  John Goodman

Normal (2003) RT 100% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Oct 2003

A Midwestern husband and father announces his plan to have a sex change operation.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jane Anderson
CAST:  Tom Wilkinson  •  Jessica Lange  •  Hayden Panettiere  •  Clancy Brown




Rob Roy (1995)

In the highlands of Scotland in the 1700s, Rob Roy tries to lead his small town to a better future, by borrowing money from the local nobility to buy cattle to herd to market. ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  Michael Caton-Jones
CAST:  Liam Neeson  •  John Hurt  •  Tim Roth  •  Eric Stoltz

The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981) RT 83% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Aug 1997

This remake of the 1946 movie of the same name accounts an affair between a seedy drifter and a seductive wife of a roadside cafe owner. This begins a chain of events that ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Bob Rafelson
CAST:  Jack Nicholson  •  Jessica Lange  •  John Colicos  •  Michael Lerner

Titus (1999) RT 68% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Aug 2000

Titus Andronicus returns from the wars and sees his sons and daughters taken from him, one by one. Shakespeare's goriest and earliest tragedy.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Julie Taymor
CAST:  Anthony Hopkins  •  Jessica Lange  •  Jonathan Rhys Meyers  •  Matthew Rhys

Tootsie (1982) RT 89% / Audience 81%

DVD release: May 2001

Michael Dorsey is an unemployed actor with an impossible reputation. In order to find work and fund his friend's play he dresses as a woman, Dorothy Michaels, and lands the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Sydney Pollack
CAST:  Dustin Hoffman  •  Jessica Lange  •  Teri Garr  •  Dabney Coleman

Frances (1982) RT 67% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Mar 2000

The true story of Frances Farmer's meteoric rise to fame in Hollywood and the tragic turn her life took when she was blacklisted.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Graeme Clifford
CAST:  Jessica Lange  •  Kim Stanley  •  Sam Shepard  •  Bart Burns

Country (1984) RT 100% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Dec 2003

Gilbert Ivy and his wife Jewell are farmers. They seem to be working against the odds, producing no financial surplus. Gilbert has lost hope of ever becoming prosperous, but ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Richard Pearce
CAST:  Jessica Lange  •  Sam Shepard  •  Wilford Brimley  •  Matt Clark

Sweet Dreams (1985) RT 94% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Lange stunningly portrays Patsy Cline, the velvet-voiced country singer who died in a tragic plane crash.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Karel Reisz
CAST:  Jessica Lange  •  Ed Harris  •  Ann Wedgeworth  •  David Clennon

Music Box (1989)

A lawyer defends her father accused of war crimes, but there is more to the case than she suspects.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Costa-Gavras
CAST:  Jessica Lange  •  Armin Mueller-Stahl  •  Donald Moffat  •  Lukas Haas

Losing Isaiah (1995) RT 45% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Sep 2003

Khaila Richards, a crack-addicted single mother, accidentally leaves her baby in a dumpster while high and returns the next day in a panic to find he is missing. In reality, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Stephen Gyllenhaal
CAST:  Jessica Lange  •  Halle Berry  •  David Strathairn  •  Samuel L. Jackson

Hush (1998)

Jackson and Helen are in love and about to have their first child when they move in with Jackson's mother, Martha, in order to take care of the family estate. But all is not ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Darby
CAST:  Jessica Lange  •  Gwyneth Paltrow  •  Johnathon Schaech  •  Nina Foch