Search results for "Joaquin Phoenix"


8mm (1999) RT 22% / Audience 52%

DVD release: May 2001

A small, seemingly innocuous plastic reel of film leads surveillance specialist Tom Welles down an increasingly dark and frightening path. With the help of the streetwise Max, ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joel Schumacher
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Joaquin Phoenix  •  James Gandolfini  •  Chris Bauer

Gladiator (2000) RT 76% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Nov 2000

Gladiator is an epic film of love, death, and betrayal set in the Roman Empire. General Maximus' success in battle earns the favour of an elderly Emperor at the expense of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Ridley Scott
CAST:  Russell Crowe  •  Joaquin Phoenix  •  Connie Nielsen  •  Oliver Reed

Her (2013) RT 95% / Audience 82%

DVD release: May 2014

In the not so distant future, Theodore, a lonely writer purchases a newly developed operating system designed to meet the user's every needs. To Theordore's surprise, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Spike Jonze
CAST:  Joaquin Phoenix  •  Scarlett Johansson  •  Rooney Mara  •  Amy Adams

The Immigrant (2013) RT 87% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Apr 2015

An innocent immigrant woman is tricked into a life of burlesque and vaudeville until a dazzling magician tries to save her and reunite her with her sister who is being held in ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  James Gray
CAST:  Jeremy Renner  •  Marion Cotillard  •  Joaquin Phoenix  •  Dagmara Domińczyk

The Master (2012) RT 85% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Feb 2013

Freddie, a volatile, heavy-drinking veteran who suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder, finds some semblance of a family when he stumbles onto the ship of Lancaster Dodd, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Paul Thomas Anderson
CAST:  Joaquin Phoenix  •  Philip Seymour Hoffman  •  Amy Adams  •  Laura Dern

I'm Still Here (2010) RT 53% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Nov 2010

I'm Still Here is a portrayal of a tumultuous year in the life of actor Joaquin Phoenix. With remarkable access, the documentary follows the Oscar-nominee as he announces his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Casey Affleck
CAST:  Joaquin Phoenix  •  Antony Langdon  •  Casey Affleck  •  Sean Combs

Two Lovers (2008) RT 82% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Jun 2009

An attractive but depressed young man moves back in with his parents following a recent heartbreak. An aspiring photographer, Leonard works part-time at his father's ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  James Gray
CAST:  Joaquin Phoenix  •  Gwyneth Paltrow  •  Isabella Rossellini  •  Vinessa Shaw

We Own the Night (2007) RT 56% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Feb 2008

A New York nightclub manager tries to save his brother and father from Russian mafia hitmen.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  James Gray
CAST:  Joaquin Phoenix  •  Eva Mendes  •  Alex Veadov  •  Mark Wahlberg

Walk the Line (2005)

A chronicle of country music legend Johnny Cash's life, from his early days on an Arkansas cotton farm to his rise to fame with Sun Records in Memphis, where he recorded ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  James Mangold
CAST:  Joaquin Phoenix  •  Reese Witherspoon  •  Ginnifer Goodwin  •  Robert Patrick

Earthlings (2005) RT Audience 92%

DVD release: Aug 2008

Using hidden cameras and never-before-seen footage, Earthlings chronicles the day-to-day practices of the largest industries in the world, all of which rely entirely on ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Shaun Monson
CAST:  Joaquin Phoenix




Ladder 49 (2004) RT 40% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Mar 2005

Under the watchful eye of his mentor Captain Mike Kennedy, probationary firefighter Jack Morrison matures into a seasoned veteran at a Baltimore fire station. Jack has reached ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jay Russell
CAST:  Joaquin Phoenix  •  John Travolta  •  Jacinda Barrett  •  Robert Patrick

Hotel Rwanda (2004) RT 90% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Apr 2005

Inspired by true events, this film takes place in Rwanda in the 1990s when more than a million Tutsis were killed in a genocide that went mostly unnoticed by the rest of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Terry George
CAST:  Don Cheadle  •  Nick Nolte  •  Sophie Okonedo  •  Joaquin Phoenix

Brother Bear (2003) RT 38% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Mar 2004

When a young Inuit hunter needlessly kills a bear, he is magically changed into a bear himself as punishment with a talkative cub being his only guide to changing back.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Aaron Blaise  •  Robert Walker
CAST:  Joaquin Phoenix  •  Rick Moranis  •  Jeremy Suarez  •  Joan Copeland

It's All About Love (2003) RT 14% / Audience 26%

DVD release: Sep 2005

It's All About Love is the story of two lovers and their attempts to save their relationship in a near-future world on the brink of cosmic collapse. John, and world-famous ice ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Thomas Vinterberg
CAST:  Joaquin Phoenix  •  Claire Danes  •  Sean Penn  •  Douglas Henshall

Signs (2002)

A family living on a farm finds mysterious crop circles in their fields which suggests something more frightening to come.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  M. Night Shyamalan
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Joaquin Phoenix  •  Rory Culkin  •  Abigail Breslin

Ultimate Fights (2002) RT Audience 41%

DVD release: Apr 2002

In their second film compilation following their 'Boogeymen:The Killer Compilation' series, FlixMix takes you into the history of action movies from Hollywood to Hong Kong ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Documentary
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Jet Li  •  Jackie Chan  •  Jean-Claude Van Damme  •  Michelle Yeoh

Buffalo Soldiers (2001) RT 73% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Jan 2004

Set just before the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989, Sgt. Ray Elwood is an American soldier stationed at a German army camp. A soldier because a judge gave him a choice ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Gregor Jordan
CAST:  Joaquin Phoenix  •  Ed Harris  •  Scott Glenn  •  Anna Paquin

Quills (2000) RT 75% / Audience 83%

DVD release: May 2001

A nobleman with a literary flair, the Marquis de Sade lives in a madhouse where a beautiful laundry maid smuggles his erotic stories to a printer, defying orders from the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Philip Kaufman
CAST:  Geoffrey Rush  •  Kate Winslet  •  Joaquin Phoenix  •  Michael Caine

The Yards (2000) RT 64% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Apr 2001

In the rail yards of Queens, contractors repair and rebuild the city's subway cars. These contracts are lucrative, so graft and corruption are rife. When Leo Handler gets out ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  James Gray
CAST:  Mark Wahlberg  •  Joaquin Phoenix  •  Charlize Theron  •  James Caan