Search results for "John Michael Higgins"


A Mighty Wind (2003) RT 88% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Sep 2003

In "A Mighty Wind", director Christopher Guest reunites the team from "Best In Show" and "Waiting for Guffman" to tell tell the story of 60's-era folk musicians, who inspired ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Christopher Guest
CAST:  Bob Balaban  •  Catherine O'Hara  •  Larry Miller  •  Eugene Levy

Yes Man (2008)

Carl Allen has stumbled across a way to shake free of post-divorce blues and a dead-end job: embrace life and say yes to everything.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Zooey Deschanel  •  Rhys Darby  •  Sasha Alexander

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 Best Man Holiday (2013) RT 69% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Feb 2014

When college friends reunite after 15 years over the Christmas holidays, they discover just how easy it is for long-forgotten rivalries and romances to be reignited.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Malcolm D. Lee
CAST:  Terrence Howard  •  Harold Perrineau Jr.  •  Morris Chestnut  •  Sanaa Lathan

Tom and Jerry: Robin Hood and his Merry Mouse (2012)

Robin Hood steals from the rich and give to the poor, and needs the help of Tom and Jerry! Your favorite daring duo aims to beloved medieval tale in a new film is all for one ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Spike Brandt  •  Tony Cervone
CAST:  Jamie Bamber  •  Charles Shaughnessy  •  John Michael Higgins  •  Grey DeLisle

My Uncle Rafael (2012) RT 20% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Dec 2014

Cultures collide when an old Armenian man stars in a new reality show  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Marc Fusco
CAST:  John Michael Higgins  •  Missi Pyle  •  Vahik Pirhamzei  •  Anthony Ward Clark

Big Miracle (2012) RT 73% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Jun 2012

Based on an inspiring true story, a small-town news reporter (Krasinski) and a Greenpeace volunteer (Barrymore) enlist the help of rival superpowers to save three majestic ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ken Kwapis
CAST:  Drew Barrymore  •  John Krasinski  •  Kristen Bell  •  Vinessa Shaw

We Bought a Zoo (2011) RT 66% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Apr 2012

Benjamin has lost his wife. In a bid to start his life over, he purchases a large house that has a zoo. This is welcome news for his daughter, but his son is not happy about ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Cameron Crowe
CAST:  Matt Damon  •  Scarlett Johansson  •  Thomas Haden Church  •  Colin Ford

6 Month Rule (2012) RT 22% / Audience 37%

DVD release: May 2013

A womanizer teaches his clueless friend the rules about being single and avoiding emotional attachment.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Blayne Weaver
CAST:  Blayne Weaver  •  Martin Starr  •  Natalie Morales  •  Patrick J. Adams

Bad Teacher (2011) RT 44% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Oct 2011

A lazy, incompetent middle school teacher who hates her job and her students is forced to return to her job to make enough money for a boob job after her rich fiancé dumps her.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jake Kasdan
CAST:  Jason Segel  •  Cameron Diaz  •  Justin Timberlake  •  Lucy Punch




Couples Retreat (2009) RT 11% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Feb 2010

Four couples, all friends, descend on a tropical island resort. Though one husband and wife are there to work on their marriage, the others just want to enjoy some fun in the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Peter Billingsley
CAST:  Vince Vaughn  •  Malin Akerman  •  Jason Bateman  •  Kristen Bell

Fired Up! (2009)

2 Guys. 300 Girls. You Do the Math. The two most popular guys in high school decide to ditch football camp for cheerleader camp. For the girls and for the glory.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Will Gluck
CAST:  Nick D'Agosto  •  Eric Christian Olsen  •  Sarah Roemer  •  Molly Sims

Still Waiting... (2009) RT Audience 17%

DVD release: Jan 2009

After Shenaniganz loses all its hottest waitresses to new competitor Ta-Ta's Wing Shack -- where the scantily clad wait staff earns bigger tips -- the Shenaniganz staff aims ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jeff Balis
CAST:  Adam Carolla  •  John Michael Higgins  •  Rob Benedict  •  Steve Howey

Fred Claus (2007) RT 21% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Nov 2008

Fred Claus (Vince Vaughn) and Santa Claus (Paul Giamatti) have been estranged brothers for many years. Now Fred must reconcile his differences with his brother whom he ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  David Dobkin
CAST:  Vince Vaughn  •  Paul Giamatti  •  John Michael Higgins  •  Miranda Richardson

Evan Almighty (2007) RT 23% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Oct 2007

Buffalo newsman Evan Baxter is elected to Congress with the slogan, "Change the world." He lucks into a huge house in a new Virginia suburb. His Capitol office is also ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Tom Shadyac
CAST:  Steve Carell  •  Lauren Graham  •  John Goodman  •  Jimmy Bennett

For Your Consideration (2006) RT 51% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Feb 2007

Three actors learn that their respective performances in the film "Home for Purim," a drama set in the mid-1940s American South, are generating award-season buzz.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Christopher Guest
CAST:  Catherine O'Hara  •  Stephen Rannazzisi  •  Ed Begley, Jr.  •  Eugene Levy

The Break-Up (2006) RT 33% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Oct 2006

Cohabitating couple Gary and Brooke find their once-blissful romance on the rocks when petty spats about lemons and dirty dishes mushroom into an all-out battle for custody of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Vince Vaughn  •  Jennifer Aniston  •  Joey Lauren Adams  •  Cole Hauser

Fun with Dick and Jane (2005)

After losing their high-paying corporate jobs, Jane and Dick Harper (Jim Carrey and Téa Leoni) turn to robbing banks to maintain their upwardly mobile standard of living in ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Dean Parisot
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Téa Leoni  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Richard Jenkins

Blade: Trinity (2004) RT 25% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Apr 2005

For years, Blade has fought against the vampires in the cover of the night. But now, after falling into the crosshairs of the FBI, he is forced out into the daylight, where he ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy • Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David S. Goyer
CAST:  Wesley Snipes  •  Kris Kristofferson  •  Dominic Purcell  •  Jessica Biel