Search results for "Jim Norton"

Jim Norton: Please Be Offended (2012) RT Audience 67%

Caustic comedian and best-selling author Jim Norton pulls no punches in his first EPIX comedy special, going after jaw-dropping laughs not intended for the faint of heart. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ryan Polito
CAST:  Jim Norton  •  Anthony Cumia  •  Gregg Hughes

Jim Norton: Monster Rain (2007) RT Audience 74%

DVD release: Oct 2007

Jim Norton is back on HBO and holds nothing back in this 60-minute concert performed in front of a live audience at The Lincoln Theater in Washington DC. Norton, known for his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Beth McCarthy-Miller
CAST:  Jim Norton

Jim Norton: Contextually Inadequate (2015)

Comedian Jim Norton tackles the twisted state of the 21st century, including how modern technology affects everything from free speech to hooking up.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Shannon Hartman
CAST:  Jim Norton

Jim Norton: American Degenerate (2013)

In the follow-up to his first EPIX comedy special Please Be Offended, caustic comedian Jim Norton continues to push every hot button he can find... all in the name of a good ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Shannon Hartman
CAST:  Jim Norton  •  Michael K. Williams  •  Robert Kelly

Jim Norton: Mouthful of Shame (2017)

Fedoras, mom's underpants, and puppy love all make Jim Norton's s**t list in 'Mouthful of Shame'.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Shannon Hartman
CAST:  Jim Norton  •  Louis C.K.  •  Robert De Niro  •  Ricky Gervais

American History X (1998) RT 83% / Audience 96%

DVD release: Apr 1999

Derek Vineyard is paroled after serving 3 years in prison for killing two thugs who tried to break into/steal his truck. Through his brother, Danny Vineyard's narration, we ...  (more)

CAST:  Edward Norton  •  Edward Furlong  •  Beverly D'Angelo  •  Avery Brooks

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002) RT 82% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Apr 2003

Everyone's favorite novice wizard, Harry Potter, continues his high-flying adventures at Hogwarts. This time around, Harry ignores warnings not to return to school - that is, ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Chris Columbus
CAST:  Daniel Radcliffe  •  Rupert Grint  •  Emma Watson  •  Kenneth Branagh

Into the West (1992) RT 80% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Feb 2003

Accused of a crime they didn't commit, two city kids and a magical horse are about to become the coolest outlaws ever to ride Into The West.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Mike Newell
CAST:  Gabriel Byrne  •  Ellen Barkin  •  Ciarán Fitzgerald  •  Rúaidhrí Conroy

Straw Dogs (1971) RT 91% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Mar 2001

David Sumner, a mild-mannered academic from the United States, marries Amy, an Englishwoman. In order to escape a hectic stateside lifestyle, David and his wife relocate to ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sam Peckinpah
CAST:  Dustin Hoffman  •  Susan George  •  Peter Vaughan  •  T. P. McKenna

Driving Lessons (2006) RT 48% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Jul 2007

A coming of age story about a shy teenage boy trying to escape from the influence of his domineering mother. His world changes when he begins to work for a retired actress.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Jeremy Brock
CAST:  Laura Linney  •  Rupert Grint  •  Julie Walters  •  Michelle Duncan

Oyster Farmer (2005) RT 59% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Mar 2006

A love story about a young man who runs away up an isolated Australian river and gets a job with eighth generation oyster famers.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  Anna Reeves
CAST:  Jim Norton  •  Diana Glenn  •  David Field  •  Kerry Armstrong

Midnight's Child (1992) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: Aug 1993

Kate and her artist husband are busy working parents. Everything seems to be going fine, going about their daily lives. Then, Anna, the Swedish nanny that Kate hired to care ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Colin Bucksey
CAST:  Marcy Walker  •  Cotter Smith  •  Olivia d'Abo  •  Elisabeth Moss

Jimmy's Hall (2014) RT 77% / Audience 60%

In the 1930s political activist Jimmy Gralton is deported from Ireland during the 'Red Scare'.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
CAST:  Barry Ward  •  Simone Kirby  •  Andrew Scott  •  Jim Norton

Memoirs of an Invisible Man (1992) RT 22% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Aug 2003

After a freak accident, an invisible yuppie runs for his life from a treacherous CIA official while trying to cope with his new life.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  John Carpenter
CAST:  Chevy Chase  •  Daryl Hannah  •  Sam Neill  •  Michael McKean

Water for Elephants (2011) RT 60% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Nov 2011

In this captivating Depression-era melodrama, impetuous veterinary student Jacob Jankowski joins a celebrated circus as an animal caretaker but faces a wrenching dilemma when ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Francis Lawrence
CAST:  Robert Pattinson  •  Reese Witherspoon  •  Christoph Waltz  •  Tatum Etheridge

Cry of the Innocent (1980) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: Sep 1989

A Green Beret-veteran businessman investigates the plane crash in Ireland that killed his family.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael O'Herlihy
CAST:  Rod Taylor  •  Joanna Pettet  •  Nigel Davenport  •  Walter Gotell

The Eclipse (2009) RT 75% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Jun 2010

Michael Farr (Hinds) is a widower living in a misty Irish seaside town who is struggling to adjust to his new role as the sole caretaker of his two children. Still reeling ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Conor McPherson
CAST:  Ciarán Hinds  •  Aidan Quinn  •  Iben Hjejle  •  Jim Norton