Search results for "John Lithgow"


2010 (1984)

A joint American-Soviet space expedition is sent to Jupiter to learn went happened to the U.S.S. Discovery against a backdrop of growing global tensions. Among the mysteries ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter Hyams
CAST:  Roy Scheider  •  John Lithgow  •  Helen Mirren  •  Bob Balaban

A Civil Action (1998) RT 60% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Jul 1999

Jan Schlickmann is a cynical lawyer who goes out to "get rid of" a case, only to find out it is potentially worth millions. The case becomes his obsession, to the extent that ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Steven Zaillian
CAST:  John Travolta  •  Robert Duvall  •  Tony Shalhoub  •  William H. Macy

All That Jazz (1979)

Bob Fosse's semi-autobiographical film celebrates show business stripped of glitz or giddy illusions. Joe Gideon (Roy Scheider) is at the top of the heap, one of the most ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Bob Fosse
CAST:  Roy Scheider  •  Jessica Lange  •  Leland Palmer  •  Ann Reinking

Interstellar (2014) RT 71% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Mar 2015

Interstellar chronicles the adventures of a group of explorers who make use of a newly discovered wormhole to surpass the limitations on human space travel and conquer the ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Christopher Nolan
CAST:  Matthew McConaughey  •  Anne Hathaway  •  Jessica Chastain  •  Michael Caine

Love Is Strange (2014) RT 95% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Jan 2015

After 39 years together, Ben and George finally tie the knot, but George loses his job as a result, and the newlyweds must sell their New York apartment and live apart, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Ira Sachs
CAST:  John Lithgow  •  Alfred Molina  •  Marisa Tomei  •  Darren E. Burrows

Marvin Hamlisch: What He Did For Love (2013) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: Jan 2014

When Marvin Hamlisch passed away in August 2012 the worlds of music, theatre and cinema lost a talent the likes of which we may never see again. Seemingly destined for ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Dori Berinstein
CAST:  Marvin Hamlisch  •  Barbra Streisand  •  Steven Soderbergh  •  Idina Menzel

This Is 40 (2012) RT 51% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Mar 2013

Pete and Debbie are both about to turn 40, their kids hate each other, both of their businesses are failing, they're on the verge of losing their house, and their relationship ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Judd Apatow
CAST:  Paul Rudd  •  Leslie Mann  •  Jason Segel  •  Maude Apatow

The Campaign (2012)

The film follows two rival politicians (Will Ferrell & Zach Galifianakis) who are trying to win an election to represent their small North Carolina congressional district ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jay Roach
CAST:  Dylan McDermott  •  Will Ferrell  •  Zach Galifianakis  •  Jason Sudeikis

Lives of the Saints (2011) RT 42% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Jan 2007

Film tells the intertwining stories of a group of Angelenos seeking redemption for past mistakes, only to find that forgiveness comes from unlikely places.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Chris Rossi
CAST:  Meg Ryan  •  50 Cent  •  John Lithgow  •  Joe Anderson

Leap Year (2010) RT 21% / Audience 47%

DVD release: May 2010

When yet another anniversary passes without a marriage proposal from her boyfriend, Anna decides to take action. Aware of a Celtic tradition that allows women to pop the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Anand Tucker
CAST:  Amy Adams  •  Matthew Goode  •  Adam Scott  •  John Lithgow




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

Kinsey (2004) RT 90% / Audience 75%

DVD release: May 2005

Kinsey is a portrait of researcher Alfred Kinsey, driven to uncover the most private secrets of a nation. What begins for Kinsey as a scientific endeavor soon takes on an ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Bill Condon
CAST:  Liam Neeson  •  Laura Linney  •  Chris O'Donnell  •  Peter Sarsgaard

The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004) RT 76% / Audience 72%

DVD release: May 2005

The professional and personal life of actor and comedian Peter Sellers was a turbulent one. His early movie fame was based primarily on his comic characterizations, often of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stephen Hopkins
CAST:  Geoffrey Rush  •  Charlize Theron  •  Emily Watson  •  John Lithgow

Shrek 4-D (2003)

Lord Farquaad was eaten by the dragon, but his ghost has returned, and he's still evil. With the help of his henchman, Thelonious, he kidnaps Fiona. Shrek and the donkey set ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Simon J. Smith
CAST:  Mike Myers  •  Eddie Murphy  •  Cameron Diaz  •  John Lithgow

Orange County (2002) RT 46% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Jun 2002

Shaun Brumder is a local surfer kid from Orange County who dreams of going to Stanford to become a writer and to get away from his disfunctional family household. Except Shaun ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jake Kasdan
CAST:  Colin Hanks  •  Jack Black  •  Schuyler Fisk  •  Bret Harrison

Shrek (2001) RT 88% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Nov 2001

It ain't easy bein' green -- especially if you're a likable (albeit smelly) ogre named Shrek. On a mission to retrieve a gorgeous princess from the clutches of a ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Andrew Adamson  •  Vicky Jenson
CAST:  Mike Myers  •  Eddie Murphy  •  Cameron Diaz  •  John Lithgow

Rugrats in Paris: The Movie (2000)

The Rugrats are back! There's Tommy the brave one, Chuckie the timid one, Phil and Lil the odd couple, Dil, and spoiled brat Angelica. This time they're wreaking havoc in ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Stig Bergqvist
CAST:  E.G. Daily  •  Susan Sarandon  •  John Lithgow  •  Tara Strong

Hollow Point (1996) RT Audience 57%

DVD release: May 2005

Livingston is trying to merge the Russians, Chinese and Italian gangsters into one group with huge amounts of money and power. FBI agent Susan and DEA agent Max are trying to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sidney J. Furie
CAST:  Donald Sutherland  •  John Lithgow  •  Tia Carrere  •  Thomas Ian Griffith

The Tuskegee Airmen (1995) RT 86% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Jan 2001

During the Second World War, a special project is begun by the US Army Air Corps to integrate African American pilots into the Fighter Pilot Program. Known as the "Tuskegee ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • TV movie • War
DIRECTION:  Robert Markowitz
CAST:  Laurence Fishburne  •  Allen Payne  •  Malcolm-Jamal Warner  •  Courtney B. Vance