Search results for "Mary Kay Place"


Being John Malkovich (1999) RT 93% / Audience 87%

DVD release: May 2000

Spike Jonze’s debut feature film is a love story mix of comedy and fantasy. The story is about an unsuccessful puppeteer named Craig, who one day at work finds a portal into ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Spike Jonze
CAST:  John Malkovich  •  John Cusack  •  Cameron Diaz  •  Mary Kay Place

Bad Milo! (2013) RT 60% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Jan 2014

A horror comedy centered on a guy who learns that his unusual stomach problems are being caused by a demon living in his intestines.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Jacob Vaughan
CAST:  Ken Marino  •  Gillian Jacobs  •  Peter Stormare  •  Stephen Root

Smashed (2012) RT 84% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Mar 2013

Kate and Charlie like to have a good time. Their marriage thrives on a shared fondness for music, laughter… and getting smashed. When Kate’s partying spirals into hard-core ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  James Ponsoldt
CAST:  Mary Elizabeth Winstead  •  Aaron Paul  •  Octavia Spencer  •  Nick Offerman

Leonie (2010) RT 42% / Audience 50%

DVD release: May 2013

In the lush tradition of the glorious films of Merchant and Ivory, comes the true life story of Leonie Gilmour (Emily Mortimer), whose life crossed continents, wars and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Hisako Matsui
CAST:  Emily Mortimer  •  Kazuko Yoshiyuki  •  Nakamura Shidō II  •  Christina Hendricks

It's Complicated (2009) RT 57% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Apr 2010

Ten years after their divorce, Jane and Jake Adler unite for their son's college graduation and unexpectedly end up sleeping together. But Jake is married, and Jane is ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nancy Meyers
CAST:  Meryl Streep  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Steve Martin  •  Lake Bell

Nine Lives (2005) RT 75% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Feb 2006

Captives of the very relationships that define and sustain them, nine women resiliently meet the travails and disappointments of life.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Rodrigo García
CAST:  Jason Isaacs  •  Robin Wright  •  Amy Brenneman  •  Elpidia Carrillo

Lonesome Jim (2005) RT 60% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Aug 2006

Failing to make it on his own, 27-year-old Jim moves back in with his parents and deals with crippling family obligations.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Steve Buscemi
CAST:  Casey Affleck  •  Kevin Corrigan  •  Liv Tyler  •  Mary Kay Place

Killer Diller (2004) RT Audience 70%

DVD release: Jan 2008

A guitar playing car thief meets an autistic savant piano player, and together they transform a group of reluctant halfway house convicts into The Killer Diller Blues Band.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Tricia Brock
CAST:  William Lee Scott  •  Lucas Black  •  Fred Willard  •  John Michael Higgins

Human Nature (2001) RT 49% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Dec 2002

A philosophical burlesque, Human Nature follows the ups and downs of an obsessive scientist, a female naturalist, and the man they discover, born and raised in the wild. As ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Patricia Arquette  •  Tim Robbins  •  Miranda Otto  •  Hilary Duff

The Safety of Objects (2001) RT 49% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Oct 2003

A series of overlapping stories about four suburban families dealing with different maladies. Esther Gold's life is consumed by caring for her comatose son; Jim Train is sent ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  Rose Troche
CAST:  Glenn Close  •  Dermot Mulroney  •  Patricia Clarkson  •  Jessica Campbell




Girl, Interrupted (1999) RT 54% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Oct 2001

Set in the changing world of the late 1960s, "Girl, Interrupted" is the searing true story of Susanna Kaysen (Winona Ryder), a young woman who finds herself at a renowned ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  James Mangold
CAST:  Winona Ryder  •  Angelina Jolie  •  Whoopi Goldberg  •  Vanessa Redgrave

The Rainmaker (1997) RT 82% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Nov 1998

When Rudy Baylor (Matt Damon), a young attorney with no clients, goes to work for a seedy ambulance chaser, he wants to help the parents of a terminally ill boy in their suit ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Francis Ford Coppola
CAST:  Matt Damon  •  Danny DeVito  •  Danny Glover  •  Claire Danes

Citizen Ruth (1996) RT 80% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Apr 2003

"Citizen Ruth" is the story of Ruth Stoops, a woman who nobody even noticed -- until she got pregnant. Now, everyone wants a piece of her. The film is a comedy about one woman ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Alexander Payne
CAST:  Laura Dern  •  Swoosie Kurtz  •  Kurtwood Smith  •  Mary Kay Place

Manny & Lo (1996) RT 62% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Jan 2004

A pregnant teen and her younger sister run away from foster homes and kidnap a woman whom they believe can help with the pregnancy.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Lisa Krueger
CAST:  Scarlett Johansson  •  Aleska Palladino  •  Mary Kay Place  •  Dean Silvers

Teresa's Tattoo (1994) RT Audience 40%

DVD release: Feb 1995

Mathematician Teresa just wanted to study during the College spring break. But her friends, who want her to live a little, drag her out to parties. The next thing she knows, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Julie Cypher
CAST:  Adrienne Shelly  •  C. Thomas Howell  •  Nancy McKeon  •  Lou Diamond Phillips

Samantha (1992)

Samantha is a normal woman leading a normal life... until she finds out her parents aren't really her parents. She and her friends go on a search for her biological mom & dad.  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Stephen La Rocque
CAST:  Martha Plimpton  •  Dermot Mulroney  •  Mary Kay Place  •  Ione Skye

Bright Angel (1991) RT 80% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Feb 1992

Road-movie from Montana to Wyoming. A gullible, innocent young man (Mulroney) assists a versatile girl (Taylor) on her long quest to get her brother out of jail.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Fields
CAST:  Dermot Mulroney  •  Lili Taylor  •  Sam Shepard  •  Valerie Perrine