Search results for "Maggie Gyllenhaal"


Frank (2014) RT 91% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Dec 2014

A comedy about a young wannabe musician (Domhnall Gleeson) who discovers he has bitten off more than he can chew when he joins an eccentric pop band led by the mysterious and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Lenny Abrahamson
CAST:  Michael Fassbender  •  Maggie Gyllenhaal  •  Domhnall Gleeson  •  Scoot McNairy

White House Down (2013) RT 50% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Nov 2013

Capitol Policeman John Cale has just been denied his dream job with the Secret Service of protecting President James Sawyer. Not wanting to let down his little girl with the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Roland Emmerich
CAST:  Channing Tatum  •  Jamie Foxx  •  Joey King  •  Maggie Gyllenhaal

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

Hysteria (2011) RT 57% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Sep 2012

A romantic comedy about the invention of the vibrator.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tanya Wexler
CAST:  Maggie Gyllenhaal  •  Hugh Dancy  •  Jonathan Pryce  •  Felicity Jones

Won't Back Down (2012) RT 33% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Jan 2013

Two determined mothers­, one a teacher, look to transform their children's failing inner city school. Facing a powerful and entrenched bureaucracy, they risk everything to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Daniel Barnz
CAST:  Viola Davis  •  Maggie Gyllenhaal  •  Ving Rhames  •  Lance Reddick

Crazy Heart (2009) RT 91% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Apr 2010

When reporter Jean Craddock interviews Bad Blake -- an alcoholic, seen-better-days country music legend -- they connect, and the hard-living crooner sees a possible saving ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Scott Cooper
CAST:  Jeff Bridges  •  Maggie Gyllenhaal  •  Robert Duvall  •  Colin Farrell

High Falls (2007)

During a weekend at a country home, a man and his pregnant wife tell their secrets to their best friend, jeopardizing their relationship.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Andrew Zuckerman
CAST:  Maggie Gyllenhaal  •  Ebon Moss-Bachrach  •  Peter Sarsgaard  •  Waris Ahluwalia

Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang (2010)

Nanny McPhee appears at the door of a harried young mother, Mrs. Isabel Green, who is trying to run the family farm while her husband is away at war. But once she’s arrived, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Susanna White
CAST:  Emma Thompson  •  Ralph Fiennes  •  Maggie Gyllenhaal  •  Maggie Smith

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

Away We Go (2009) RT 67% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Sep 2009

Verona De Tessant and Burt Farlander moved to Colorado to be close to Burt's Parents. Now Verona and Burt, expecting their first child, are shocked to hear that his parents ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Sam Mendes
CAST:  John Krasinski  •  Maya Rudolph  •  Carmen Ejogo  •  Catherine O'Hara




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

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

Sherrybaby (2006) RT 75% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Jan 2007

After serving time in prison, former drug addict Sherry Swanson returns home to reclaim her young daughter from family members who have been raising the child. Sherry's family ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Laurie Collyer
CAST:  Maggie Gyllenhaal  •  Michelle Hurst  •  Sandra Rodríguez  •  Danny Trejo

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