Search results for "Joan Cusack"


High Fidelity (2000) RT 91% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Sep 2000

When record store owner Rob Gordon gets dumped by his girlfriend, Laura, because he hasn't changed since they met, he revisits his top five breakups of all time in an attempt ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stephen Frears
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Iben Hjejle  •  Todd Louiso  •  Jack Black

Addams Family Values (1993) RT 78% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Feb 2000

Siblings Wednesday and Pugsley Addams will stop at nothing to get rid of Pubert, the new baby boy adored by parents Gomez and Morticia. Things go from bad to worse when the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Joan Cusack  •  Anjelica Huston  •  Raúl Juliá  •  Christopher Lloyd

Arlington Road (1999) RT 62% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Dec 2001

Threats from sinister foreign nationals aren't the only thing to fear. Bedraggled college professor Michael Faraday has been vexed (and increasingly paranoid) since his wife's ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mark Pellington
CAST:  Jeff Bridges  •  Tim Robbins  •  Joan Cusack  •  Hope Davis

Toy Story 3 (2010) RT 99% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Nov 2010

Woody, Buzz, and the rest of Andy's toys haven't been played with in years. With Andy about to go to college, the gang find themselves accidentally left at a nefarious day ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Lee Unkrich
CAST:  Tom Hanks  •  Tim Allen  •  Joan Cusack  •  Ned Beatty

Toy Story 2 (1999) RT 100% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Oct 2000

During a garage sale Andy’s mother sells some of Andy’s old things including his favorite toy Woody to a collector. Buzz Lightyear and the other toys begin a reckless mission ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  John Lasseter
CAST:  Tom Hanks  •  Tim Allen  •  Kelsey Grammer  •  Joan Cusack

It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie (2002) RT 90% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Oct 2003

The owner of a bank (Miss Bitterman) wants to own the Muppet Theatre so she can build a nightclub over it. After she tricks Pepe into giving her the only copy of the contract ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Kirk R. Thatcher
CAST:  David Arquette  •  Joan Cusack  •  Matthew Lillard  •  William H. Macy

The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012) RT 86% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Feb 2013

A coming-of-age story based on the best-selling novel by Stephen Chbosky, which follows 15-year-old freshman Charlie, an endearing and naive outsider who is taken under the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stephen Chbosky
CAST:  Logan Lerman  •  Emma Watson  •  Ezra Miller  •  Paul Rudd

Arthur Christmas (2011) RT 92% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Nov 2012

This Christmas movie highlights the technological advances of operations at the North Pole, revealing how Santa and his vast army of highly trained elves produce gifts and ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Barry Cook  •  Sarah Smith
CAST:  Bill Nighy  •  James McAvoy  •  Jim Broadbent  •  Hugh Laurie

Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil (2011)

Red Riding Hood is training in the group of Sister Hoods, when she and the Wolf are called to examine the sudden mysterious disappearance of Hansel and Gretel.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Mike Disa
CAST:  Hayden Panettiere  •  Bill Hader  •  Joan Cusack  •  Patrick Warburton

Hawaiian Vacation (2011) RT Audience 84%

The toys throw Ken and Barbie a Hawaiian vacation in Bonnie's room.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Gary Rydstrom
CAST:  Tim Allen  •  Jodi Benson  •  Blake Clark  •  Tom Hanks




Mars Needs Moms (2011) RT 37% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Aug 2011

When Martians suddenly abduct his mom, mischievous Milo rushes to the rescue and discovers why all moms are so special.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Simon Wells
CAST:  Seth Green  •  Joan Cusack  •  Dan Fogler  •  Breckin Meyer

My Sister's Keeper (2009) RT 49% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Nov 2009

Sara and Brian live an idyllic life with their young son and daughter. But their family is rocked by sudden, heartbreaking news that forces them to make a difficult and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Nick Cassavetes
CAST:  Cameron Diaz  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Abigail Breslin  •  Joan Cusack

Toys in the Attic (2009) RT 40% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Sep 1989

In an attic full of discarded junk, a pretty doll called Buttercup lives in an old trunk together with her friends, the marionette Prince Charming, lazy Teddy Bear and the ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family • Fantasy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jirí Barta
CAST:  Forest Whitaker  •  Cary Elwes  •  Vivian Schilling  •  Marcelo Tubert

Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009) RT 25% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Jun 2009

In the glamorous world of New York City, Rebecca Bloomwood is a fun-loving girl who is really good at shopping-a little too good, perhaps. She dreams of working for her ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  P. J. Hogan
CAST:  Isla Fisher  •  Hugh Dancy  •  Krysten Ritter  •  Joan Cusack

War, Inc. (2008) RT 30% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Oct 2008

War Inc. is set in the future, when the fictional desert country of Turaqistan is torn by a riot after a private corporation, Tamerlane, owned by the former Vice President of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joshua Seftel
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Hilary Duff  •  Marisa Tomei  •  Joan Cusack

Martian Child (2007) RT 33% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Feb 2008

A science-fiction writer, recently widowed, considers whether to adopt a hyper-imaginative 6-year-old abandoned and socially rejected boy who says he's really from Mars.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Menno Meyjes
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Bobby Coleman  •  Amanda Peet  •  Joan Cusack

Friends with Money (2006) RT 72% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Aug 2006

After she quits her lucrative job, Olivia finds herself unsure about her future and her relationships with her successful and wealthy friends.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nicole Holofcener
CAST:  Catherine Keener  •  Jason Isaacs  •  Timm Sharp  •  Joan Cusack

Chicken Little (2005) RT 36% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Mar 2006

When a tiny acorn bonks Chicken Little on the head, he causes widespread panic and gets on the bad side of the entire town. But when he's hit on the head by a real piece of ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Mark Dindal
CAST:  Zach Braff  •  Garry Marshall  •  Don Knotts  •  Patrick Stewart

Ice Princess (2005) RT 52% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Jul 2005

With the help of her coach, her parents, and the boy who drives the Zamboni machine, nothing can stop Casey (Trachtenberg) from realizing her dream to be a champion figure skater.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Tim Fywell
CAST:  Michelle Trachtenberg  •  Joan Cusack  •  Amy Stewart  •  Hayden Panettiere