Search results for "John Hawkes"


Wristcutters: A Love Story (2006) RT 67% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Mar 2008

Zia, distraught over breaking up with his girlfriend, decides to end it all. Unfortunately, he discovers that there is no real ending, only a run-down afterlife that is ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Goran Dukic
CAST:  Patrick Fugit  •  Shannyn Sossamon  •  Will Arnett  •  Tom Waits

American Gangster (2007) RT 80% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Feb 2008

Following the death of his employer and mentor, Bumpy Johnson, Frank Lucas establishes himself as the number one importer of heroin in the Harlem district of Manhattan. He ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Ridley Scott
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Russell Crowe  •  Chiwetel Ejiofor  •  Josh Brolin

Identity (2003) RT 62% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Sep 2005

Complete strangers stranded at a remote desert motel during a raging storm soon find themselves the target of a deranged murderer. As their numbers thin out, the travelers ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  James Mangold
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Ray Liotta  •  Amanda Peet  •  John Hawkes

Lincoln (2012) RT 90% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Mar 2013

A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th President's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Daniel Day-Lewis  •  Sally Field  •  David Strathairn  •  Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Low Down (2014) RT 52% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Mar 2015

The daughter of jazz pianist Joe Albany witnesses her beloved father's struggle -- and failure -- to kick his heroin habit.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Jeff Preiss
CAST:  John Hawkes  •  Elle Fanning  •  Glenn Close  •  Peter Dinklage

Life of Crime (2013)

Two common criminals get more than they bargained for after kidnapping the wife of a corrupt real-estate developer who shows no interest in paying the $1 million dollar ransom ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Daniel Schechter
CAST:  John Hawkes  •  Mos Def  •  Jennifer Aniston  •  Tim Robbins

Arcadia (2012) RT Audience 100%

Greta's dad Tom is moving the family cross-country in a dented station wagon, promising a California paradise to his kids. All that's missing is Mom.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Olivia Silver
CAST:  Ryan Simpkins  •  John Hawkes  •  Kendall Toole  •  Ty Simpkins

The Playroom (2013) RT 58% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Mar 2013

Four children in their attic hideaway make up a fantastic story, while downstairs their parents weave a drunken intrigue of their own.  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Julia Dyer
CAST:  John Hawkes  •  Molly Parker  •  Cody Linley  •  Olivia Harris

The Sessions (2012) RT 93% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Feb 2013

Though a childhood bout with polio left him dependent on an iron lung, Mark O'Brien (John Hawkes) maintains a career as a journalist and poet. A writing assignment dealing ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ben Lewin
CAST:  John Hawkes  •  Helen Hunt  •  William H. Macy  •  Moon Bloodgood

Earthwork (2011) RT 79% / Audience 96%

In 1994, real-life crop artist Stan Herd traveled from Kansas to Manhattan's Upper West Side to create a massive environmental artwork on land owned by Donald Trump. The ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Chris Ordal
CAST:  John Hawkes  •  Zach Grenier




Higher Ground (2011) RT 81% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Jan 2012

A chronicle of one woman's lifelong struggle with her faith.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Vera Farmiga
CAST:  Vera Farmiga  •  Donna Murphy  •  Dagmara Domińczyk  •  John Hawkes

Martha Marcy May Marlene (2011) RT 90% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Feb 2012

After several years of living with a cult, Martha finally escapes and calls her estranged sister, Lucy, for help. Martha finds herself at the quiet Connecticut home Lucy ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sean Durkin
CAST:  Elizabeth Olsen  •  Hugh Dancy  •  John Hawkes  •  Sarah Paulson

Outlaw Country (2012)

A crime thriller/family drama set against the backdrop of southern organized crime and Nashville royalty where music, love, hope and tragedy collide. Created as a pilot for a ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Joshua Goldin
CAST:  Mary Steenburgen  •  Luke Grimes  •  Haley Bennett  •  John Hawkes

Winter’s Bone (2010)

17 year-old Ree Dolly sets out to track down her father, who put their house up for his bail bond and then disappeared. If she fails, Ree and her family will be turned out ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Debra Granik
CAST:  Jennifer Lawrence  •  John Hawkes  •  Kevin Breznahan  •  Dale Dickey

Miami Vice (2006)

Miami Vice is a feature film based on the 1980s action drama TV series. The film tells the story of vice detectives Crockett and Tubbs and how their personal and professional ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Mann
CAST:  Jamie Foxx  •  Colin Farrell  •  Gong Li  •  Luis Tosar

Me and You and Everyone We Know (2005) RT 81% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Oct 2005

The feature film debut by artist Miranda July about a various comic situations and plots that intertwine. One story line is about a father who is ending his marriage and the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Miranda July
CAST:  Miranda July  •  John Hawkes  •  Brandon Ratcliff  •  Miles Thompson

The Amateurs (2005)

Sex sells in America and these guys know it. The Amateurs follows a small town band of loveable losers who hit upon an idea that can make their dreams and fantasies come true. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Michael Traeger
CAST:  Jeff Bridges  •  Lauren Graham  •  Ted Danson  •  Tim Blake Nelson

Hardball (2001) RT 39% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Feb 2002

An aimless young man who is scalping tickets, gambling and drinking, agrees to coach a Little League team from the Cabrini Green housing project in Chicago as a condition of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Brian Robbins
CAST:  Keanu Reeves  •  Diane Lane  •  Michael B. Jordan  •  D. B. Sweeney

The Perfect Storm (2000) RT 47% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Nov 2000

In October 1991, a confluence of weather conditions combined to form a killer storm in the North Atlantic. Caught in the storm was the sword-fishing boat Andrea Gail. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Wolfgang Petersen
CAST:  George Clooney  •  Mark Wahlberg  •  Diane Lane  •  John C. Reilly

Late Last Night (1999) RT Audience 53%

DVD release: Feb 2000

After a fight with his wife, who's leaving him, Dan's day is getting worse by the minute. He calls an old friend for a night of binge drinking and intoxication. They start a ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Steven Brill
CAST:  Emilio Estevez  •  Steven Weber  •  Kelly Rowan  •  Leah Lail