Search results for "Maggie Gyllenhaal"


Strip Search (2004) RT Audience 51%

Strip Search follows several parallel stories examining personal freedoms vs. national security in the aftermath of 9/11; two main subplots involve an American woman detained ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Sidney Lumet
CAST:  Maggie Gyllenhaal  •  Glenn Close  •  Dean Winters  •  Ken Leung

Mona Lisa Smile (2003) RT 35% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Mar 2004

The story of Katherine Ann Watson, a feminist teacher who studied at UCLA graduate school and in 1953 left her boyfriend behind in Los Angeles, California to teach at ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mike Newell
CAST:  Julia Roberts  •  Kirsten Dunst  •  Julia Stiles  •  Maggie Gyllenhaal

Casa de los Babys (2003) RT 58% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Apr 2004

A group of women, including Skipper, the wealthy young Jennifer and the domineering Nan, journey from the United States to South America in hopes of easily adopting children. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  John Sayles
CAST:  Daryl Hannah  •  Lili Taylor  •  Mary Steenburgen  •  Marcia Gay Harden

Adaptation (2002)

A love-lorn script writer grows increasingly desperate in his quest to adapt the book 'The Orchid Thief'.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Spike Jonze
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Meryl Streep  •  Chris Cooper  •  Tilda Swinton

Secretary (2002) RT 75% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Apr 2003

A young woman, recently released from a mental hospital, gets a job as a secretary to a demanding lawyer, where their employer-employee relationship turns into a sexual, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Steven Shainberg
CAST:  James Spader  •  Maggie Gyllenhaal  •  Jeremy Davies  •  Lesley Ann Warren

Donnie Darko (2001) RT 85% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Mar 2002

A troubled teenager is plagued by visions of a large bunny rabbit that manipulates him to commit a series of crimes, after narrowly escaping a bizarre accident.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Richard Kelly
CAST:  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Patrick Swayze  •  Drew Barrymore  •  Maggie Gyllenhaal

Cecil B. Demented (2000) RT 53% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Jan 2001

An insane independent film director and his renegade group of teenage film makers kidnap an A-list Hollywood actress and force her to star in their underground film.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Waters
CAST:  Melanie Griffith  •  Stephen Dorff  •  Alicia Witt  •  Adrian Grenier

The Patron Saint of Liars (1998) RT Audience 30%

DVD release: Feb 2005

Unhappy in her marriage, expectant mother Rose (Dana Delany) flees to a home for unwed mothers in rural Tennessee in this adaptation of Ann Patchett's novel. When she stays on ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stephen Gyllenhaal
CAST:  Dana Delany  •  Ellen Burstyn  •  Clancy Brown  •  Maggie Gyllenhaal

A Dangerous Woman (1993) RT 67% / Audience 35%

DVD release: May 1994

Martha Horgan is a withdrawn, mentally disabled woman who lives with her aunt, Frances. One of Martha's unusual traits is that she doesn't lie, a quality that leads to her ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stephen Gyllenhaal
CAST:  Debra Winger  •  Gabriel Byrne  •  Barbara Hershey  •  Laurie Metcalf

BAM150 (2012)

A captivating history of the nation's oldest performing arts center - which largely mirrors the evolution of experimental and progressive performing arts in 20th century ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Michael Sladek
CAST:  Maggie Gyllenhaal  •  Isabella Rossellini  •  Alan Rickman  •  Wim Wenders




Shattered Mind (1996)

Heather Locklear stars in this psychological thriller as a woman who is racked by multiple personalities and confronts a horrifying past of dark secrets buried a long time ago ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stephen Gyllenhaal
CAST:  Heather Locklear  •  François Chau  •  Maggie Gyllenhaal  •  Michael C. Mahon

Riding in Cars with Boys (2001) RT 49% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Mar 2002

A single mother, with dreams of becoming a writer, has a son at the age of 15 in 1965, and goes through a failed marriage with the drug-addicted father.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Penny Marshall
CAST:  Drew Barrymore  •  Steve Zahn  •  Adam Garcia  •  Brittany Murphy