Search results for "John Benjamin Hickey"


Pitch Perfect (2012) RT 80% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Dec 2012

College student Beca knows she does not want to be part of a clique, but that's exactly where she finds herself after arriving at her new school. Thrust in among mean gals, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jason Moore
CAST:  Anna Kendrick  •  Skylar Astin  •  Ben Platt  •  Brittany Snow

The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising (2007) RT 14% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Mar 2008

A boy's life is turned upside down when he learns that he is the last of a group of immortal warriors who have dedicated their lives to fighting the forces of the dark.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Family • Fantasy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David L. Cunningham
CAST:  Ian McShane  •  Christopher Eccleston  •  Gregory Smith  •  Jonathan Jackson

Then She Found Me (2007) RT 50% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Sep 2008

A New York schoolteacher hits a midlife crisis when, in quick succession, her husband leaves, her adoptive mother dies and her biological mother, an eccentric talk show host, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Helen Hunt
CAST:  Helen Hunt  •  Bette Midler  •  Colin Firth  •  Matthew Broderick

Freedom Writers (2007) RT 69% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Apr 2007

A young teacher inspires her class of at-risk students to learn tolerance, apply themselves, and pursue education beyond high school.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Richard LaGravenese
CAST:  Hilary Swank  •  Patrick Dempsey  •  Scott Glenn  •  Imelda Staunton

Infamous (2006) RT 73% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Feb 2007

While researching his book In Cold Blood, writer Truman Capote develops a close relationship with convicted murderers Dick Hickock and Perry Smith.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Douglas McGrath
CAST:  Sigourney Weaver  •  Toby Jones  •  Gwyneth Paltrow  •  Sandra Bullock

Changing Lanes (2002) RT 77% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Sep 2002

A rush-hour fender-bender on New York City's crowded FDR Drive, under most circumstances, wouldn't set off a chain reaction that could decimate two people's lives. But on this ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Roger Michell
CAST:  Ben Affleck  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Kim Staunton  •  Toni Collette

The Anniversary Party (2001)

While celebrating their reconciliation and six years of marriage, the American actress Sally Nash (Jennifer Jason Leigh) and the British novelist Joe Therrian (Alan Cumming) ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  Alan Cumming
CAST:  Alan Cumming  •  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  John Benjamin Hickey  •  Parker Posey

Hamlet (2000) RT 56% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Apr 2001

To be or not to be, etc.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Campbell Scott  •  Eric Simonson
CAST:  Campbell Scott  •  Blair Brown  •  Roscoe Lee Browne  •  Lisa Gay Hamilton

The Bone Collector (1999) RT 28% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Rookie cop Amelia Donaghy reluctantly teams with Lincoln Rhyme -- formerly the department's top homicide detective but now paralyzed as a result of a spinal injury -- to catch ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Phillip Noyce
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Queen Latifah  •  Michael Rooker  •  Michael McGlone

Finding North (1999) RT 44% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Mar 2000

In madcap road movie Finding North, Rhonda (Wendy Makkena, Sister Act), a big-haired bankteller from Brooklyn, encounters Travis (John Benjamin Hickey, Love! Valour! ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tanya Wexler
CAST:  Wendy Makkena  •  John Benjamin Hickey  •  Jonathan Walker  •  Anne Bobby




Love! Valour! Compassion! (1997) RT 67% / Audience 77%

DVD release: May 2004

Gregory invites seven friends to spend the summer at his large, secluded 19th-century home in upstate New York. The seven are: Bobby, Gregory's "significant other," who is ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Joe Mantello
CAST:  Jason Alexander  •  John Glover  •  Justin Kirk  •  John Benjamin Hickey

Eddie (1996) RT 15% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Dec 1999

Eddie is a New York limo driver and a fanatical follower of the New York Knicks professional basketball team. The team is struggling with a mediocre record when, in mid-season ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Steve Rash
CAST:  Whoopi Goldberg  •  Frank Langella  •  Dennis Farina  •  Richard Jenkins

Flags of Our Fathers (2006) RT 73% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Feb 2007

There were five Marines and one Navy Corpsman photographed raising the U.S. flag on Mt. Suribachi by Joe Rosenthal on February 23, 1945. "Flags of Our Fathers" is the story of ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Clint Eastwood
CAST:  Ryan Phillippe  •  Adam Beach  •  Jesse Bradford  •  John Benjamin Hickey

Get on Up (2014) RT 80% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Jan 2015

A chronicle of James Brown's rise from extreme poverty to become one of the most influential musicians in history.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Tate Taylor
CAST:  Viola Davis  •  Dan Aykroyd  •  Octavia Spencer  •  Nick Eversman

The General's Daughter (1999) RT 22% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Dec 1999

When the body of Army Capt. Elizabeth Campbell is found on a Georgia military base, two investigators, Warrant Officers Paul Brenner and Sara Sunhill, are ordered to solve her ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Simon West
CAST:  John Travolta  •  Madeleine Stowe  •  Timothy Hutton  •  James Cromwell

Big Stone Gap (2015)

A story centered around a transitional point in the life of Ave Maria Mulligan, the heart of her community in the Appalachian Mountains of Virginia.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Adriana Trigiani
CAST:  Patrick Wilson  •  Jane Krakowski  •  Ashley Judd  •  Whoopi Goldberg

The Taking of Pelham 123 (2009)

Armed men hijack a New York City subway train, holding the passengers hostage in return for a ransom, and turning an ordinary day's work for dispatcher Walter Garber into a ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tony Scott
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  John Travolta  •  Luis Guzmán  •  Victor Gojcaj

Silver Bells (2005) RT Audience 69%

Manhattanite Catherine O'Mara (Heche) bonds with a young man who has run away from his father. When the father returns to New York a year later to sell his Christmas trees, he ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Dick Lowry
CAST:  Anne Heche  •  Tate Donovan  •  Courtney Jines  •  Michael Mitchell

The Lady in Question (1999) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Jan 2000

In 1938, Jewish-rights activist Emma Sachs is targeted by the Nazis. When she dies, foul play is suspected. But was it the Nazis, or was it someone else? Det. Tony Rossini ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joyce Chopra
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Mike Starr  •  Cherry Jones  •  Barbara Sukowa