Search results for "Laura Linney"


Searching for Bobby Fischer (1993) RT 100% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Jul 2000

A prepubescent chess prodigy refuses to harden himself in order to become a champion like the famous but unlikable Bobby Fischer.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Steven Zaillian
CAST:  Max Pomeranc  •  Joe Mantegna  •  Joan Allen  •  Ben Kingsley

A Simple Twist of Fate (1994) RT 43% / Audience 57%

DVD release: May 2003

When Michael McCann is thrown over by the woman he loves, he becomes something of a misanthrope and a miser, spending all of his spare money on collectible gold coins. Living ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Gillies MacKinnon
CAST:  Steve Martin  •  Gabriel Byrne  •  Laura Linney  •  Catherine O'Hara

The Fifth Estate (2013) RT 37% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Jan 2014

A look at the relationship between WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and his early supporter and eventual colleague Daniel Domscheit-Berg, and how the website's growth and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Bill Condon
CAST:  Benedict Cumberbatch  •  Dan Stevens  •  Daniel Brühl  •  Alicia Vikander

Letters to Jackie: Remembering President Kennedy (2013) RT Audience 90%

Revisits President John F. Kennedy's presidential legacy through 21 of the more than 800,000 condolence letters written to Jackie Kennedy after JFK's assassination. Based on a ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Bill Couturié
CAST:  Anne Hathaway  •  Bérénice Bejo  •  Michelle Williams  •  Kirsten Dunst

Hyde Park on Hudson (2012) RT 37% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Apr 2013

The story of the love affair between FDR and his distant cousin Margaret Stuckley, centered around the weekend in 1939 when the King and Queen of the United Kingdom visited ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Roger Michell
CAST:  Bill Murray  •  Olivia Williams  •  Laura Linney  •  Olivia Colman

Arthur Christmas (2011) RT 92% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Nov 2012

This Christmas movie highlights the technological advances of operations at the North Pole, revealing how Santa and his vast army of highly trained elves produce gifts and ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Barry Cook  •  Sarah Smith
CAST:  Bill Nighy  •  James McAvoy  •  Jim Broadbent  •  Hugh Laurie

Sympathy for Delicious (2011) RT 29% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Aug 2011

A newly paralyzed DJ gets more than he bargained for when he seeks out the world of faith healing.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Mark Ruffalo
CAST:  Christopher Thornton  •  Mark Ruffalo  •  Juliette Lewis  •  Orlando Bloom

The Details (2012)

When a family of raccoons discover worms living underneath the sod in Jeff and Nealy's backyard, this pest problem begins a darkly comic and wild chain reaction of domestic ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jacob Aaron Estes
CAST:  Elizabeth Banks  •  Kerry Washington  •  Tobey Maguire  •  Ray Liotta

Morning (2013) RT 45% / Audience 14%

DVD release: Oct 2013

Five days in the life of an American couple immediately following the accidental death of their child. An every day story of tragedy, loss, acceptance, hope and renewal. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Leland Orser
CAST:  Jeanne Tripplehorn  •  Laura Linney  •  Leland Orser  •  Elliott Gould

The Other Man (2008)

The story of a husband who suspects his wife of adultery, and sets out to track down the other man in her life.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Eyre
CAST:  Romola Garai  •  Antonio Banderas  •  Laura Linney  •  Liam Neeson




The Nanny Diaries (2007) RT 34% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Dec 2007

A college graduate goes to work as a nanny for a rich New York family. Ensconced in their home, she has to juggle their dysfunction, a new romance, and the spoiled brat in her ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Shari Springer Berman  •  Robert Pulcini
CAST:  Scarlett Johansson  •  Laura Linney  •  Chris Evans  •  Paul Giamatti

Breach (2007) RT 84% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Jun 2007

Eric O'Neill, a computer specialist who wants to be made an agent is assigned to clerk for Robert Hanssen, a senior agent with 25 years in the FBI, and to write down ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • History • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Billy Ray
CAST:  Chris Cooper  •  Ryan Phillippe  •  Laura Linney  •  Dennis Haysbert

Man of the Year (2006) RT 21% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Feb 2007

The irreverent host of a political satire talk show decides to run for president. But his stunt to expose Washington corruption goes further than he expects when he actually ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Barry Levinson
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Christopher Walken  •  Laura Linney  •  Lewis Black

Jindabyne (2006) RT 65% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Oct 2007

Stewart Kane, an Irishman living in the Australian town of Jindabyne, is on a fishing trip in isolated hill country with three other men when they discover the body of a ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ray Lawrence
CAST:  Laura Linney  •  Gabriel Byrne  •  Deborra-Lee Furness  •  Leah Purcell

Driving Lessons (2006) RT 48% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Jul 2007

A coming of age story about a shy teenage boy trying to escape from the influence of his domineering mother. His world changes when he begins to work for a retired actress.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Jeremy Brock
CAST:  Laura Linney  •  Rupert Grint  •  Julie Walters  •  Michelle Duncan

The Exorcism of Emily Rose (2005) RT 45% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Dec 2005

When a younger girl called Emily Rose (Carpenter) dies, everyone puts blame on the exorcism which was performed on her by Father Moore (Wilkinson) prior to her death. The ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Scott Derrickson
CAST:  Laura Linney  •  Tom Wilkinson  •  Campbell Scott  •  Jennifer Carpenter

The Squid and the Whale (2005) RT 93% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Mar 2006

Based on the true childhood experiences of Noah Baumbach and his brother, The Squid and the Whale tells the touching story of two young boys dealing with their parents divorce ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Noah Baumbach
CAST:  Jeff Daniels  •  Laura Linney  •  Jesse Eisenberg  •  Owen Kline

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

P.S. (2004) RT 55% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Feb 2005

Thirty-nine-year old divorcé Louise Harrington (Linney) works in the admissions office at Columbia University School of the Arts. She is unnerved when she receives an ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Dylan Kidd
CAST:  Laura Linney  •  Gabriel Byrne  •  Lois Smith  •  Paul Rudd

Love Actually (2003) RT 63% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Apr 2004

Follows seemingly unrelated people as their lives begin to intertwine while they fall in, and out, of love. Affections languish and develop as Christmas draws near.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Richard Curtis
CAST:  Bill Nighy  •  Gregor Fisher  •  Colin Firth  •  Sienna Guillory