Search results for "Kathy Bates"


Dash and Lilly (1999) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Jun 1999

Biographical look at the bombastic love affair that writers Dashiell Hammett and Lillian Hellman shared in 1940 and 50's Hollywood. Refusing to marry, but deeply in love, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Kathy Bates
CAST:  Sam Shepard  •  Judy Davis  •  Bebe Neuwirth

Midnight in Paris (2011) RT 93% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Dec 2011

A romantic comedy about a family traveling to the French capital for business. The party includes a young engaged couple forced to confront the illusion that a life different ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Owen Wilson  •  Rachel McAdams  •  Kurt Fuller  •  Mimi Kennedy

About Schmidt (2002) RT 85% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Jun 2003

Warren Schmidt is a retired insurance salesman, who at age 66, has no particular plans other than to drive around in the motor home his wife insisted they buy. He's not ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Alexander Payne
CAST:  Jack Nicholson  •  Kathy Bates  •  Hope Davis  •  Dermot Mulroney

American Outlaws (2001) RT 14% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Dec 2001

When a Midwest town learns that a corrupt railroad baron has captured the deeds to their homesteads without their knowledge, a group of young ranchers join forces to take back ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Western
DIRECTION:  Les Mayfield
CAST:  Colin Farrell  •  Scott Caan  •  Ali Larter  •  Gabriel Macht

Around the World in 80 Days (2004)

A bet pits a British inventor, a Chinese thief, and a French artist on a worldwide adventure that they can circle the globe in 80 days.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Frank Coraci
CAST:  Jackie Chan  •  Cécile De France  •  Robert Fyfe  •  Jim Broadbent

Arthur 2: On the Rocks (1988) RT 13% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Feb 2005

Arthur (Dudley Moore), that irrepressible drunk, tries to sober up -- and get a job -- in this sequel to the 1981 smash hit. Meanwhile, the father of the girl Arthur stood up ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Bud Yorkin
CAST:  Dudley Moore  •  Liza Minnelli  •  John Gielgud  •  Geraldine Fitzgerald

Tammy (2014) RT 23% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Nov 2014

After losing her job and learning that her husband has been unfaithful, a woman hits the road with her profane, hard-drinking grandmother.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ben Falcone
CAST:  Melissa McCarthy  •  Susan Sarandon  •  Allison Janney  •  Mark Duplass

You May Not Kiss the Bride (2011) RT Audience 34%

DVD release: Feb 2013

An unassuming pet photographer is thrown into serious action, adventure and romance when he's forced to marry a Croatian bride and spend his honeymoon at a remote tropical ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Romance
DIRECTION:  Rob Hedden
CAST:  Dave Annable  •  Katharine McPhee  •  Rob Schneider  •  Mena Suvari

A Little Bit of Heaven (2011) RT 4% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Jun 2012

It's a comedy about a guarded woman who finds out she's dying of cancer, but when she meets her match, the threat of falling in love is scarier than death  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nicole Kassell
CAST:  Kate Hudson  •  Gael García Bernal  •  Romany Malco  •  Kathy Bates

Valentine's Day (2010) RT 18% / Audience 47%

DVD release: May 2010

More than a dozen Angelenos navigate Valentine's Day from early morning until midnight. Three couples awake together, but each relationship will sputter; are any worth saving? ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Garry Marshall
CAST:  Jessica Alba  •  Jessica Biel  •  Bradley Cooper  •  Eric Dane




The Blind Side (2009) RT 66% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Mar 2010

Oversized African American Michael Oher, the teen from across the tracks and a broken home, has nowhere to sleep at age 16. Taken in by an affluent Memphis couple, Leigh Anne ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  John Lee Hancock
CAST:  Sandra Bullock  •  Quinton Aaron  •  Kathy Bates  •  Tim McGraw

Personal Effects (2009) RT Audience 39%

DVD release: May 2009

Walter is a rising star in the NCAA wrestling world until his life is ripped apart by the brutal murder of his sister. Returning home to console his mother Gloria he seeks ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  David Hollander
CAST:  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  Ashton Kutcher  •  Kathy Bates  •  Spencer Hudson

Chéri (2009)

A sumptuous dramatic comedy set in late 19th Century France, during the Belle Epoque, a period of social and cultural excess in European upper classes which ended only as the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stephen Frears
CAST:  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  Kathy Bates  •  Rupert Friend  •  Felicity Jones

The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008) RT 21% / Audience 27%

DVD release: Apr 2009

A representative of an alien race that went through drastic evolution to survive its own climate change, Klaatu comes to Earth to assess whether humanity can prevent the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Scott Derrickson
CAST:  Keanu Reeves  •  Jennifer Connelly  •  Mousa Kraish  •  Shaine Jones

The Family That Preys (2008) RT 51% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Jan 2008

Alice Pratt, a hard working Christian woman, raised her two daughters while managing a simple diner of her own. Her snobbish and arrogant daughter Andrea graduated in Economic ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tyler Perry
CAST:  Kathy Bates  •  Alfre Woodard  •  Tyler Perry  •  Sanaa Lathan

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

Bee Movie (2007) RT 51% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Mar 2008

Barry B. Benson, a bee who has just graduated from college, is disillusioned at his lone career choice: making honey. On a special trip outside the hive, Barry's life is saved ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Steve Hickner  •  Simon J. Smith
CAST:  Jerry Seinfeld  •  Renée Zellweger  •  Matthew Broderick  •  Patrick Warburton

Christmas Is Here Again (2007) RT Audience 45%

DVD release: Nov 2008

When the evil Krad steals Santa's toy bag, he crushes the holiday spirit- and over time, the world's children forget all about Christmas. Now, a wide-eyed orphan and her band ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Robert Zappia
CAST:  Jay Leno  •  Ed Asner  •  Kathy Bates  •  Madison Davenport

Charlotte's Web (2006) RT 78% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Apr 2007

Wilbur the pig is scared of the end of the season, because he knows that come that time, he will end up on the dinner table. He hatches a plan with Charlotte, a spider that ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Gary Winick
CAST:  Julia Roberts  •  Steve Buscemi  •  John Cleese  •  Oprah Winfrey

Bonneville (2006)

Three women take a road trip to Santa Barbara in order to deliver the ashes of one of their dead husbands to his resentful daughter. Faced with the decision of a lifetime, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Christopher N. Rowley
CAST:  Kathy Bates  •  Evan May  •  Erin May  •  Joan Allen