Search results for "Melissa Leo"


21 Grams (2003) RT 80% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Mar 2004

This is the story of three gentle persons: Paul Rivers an ailing mathematician lovelessly married to an English émigré, Christina Peck, an upper-middle-class suburban ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alejandro González Iñárritu
CAST:  Sean Penn  •  Naomi Watts  •  Benicio del Toro  •  Danny Huston

Prisoners (2013) RT 81% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Dec 2013

When Keller Dover's daughter and her friend go missing, he takes matters into his own hands as the police pursue multiple leads and the pressure mounts. But just how far will ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Denis Villeneuve
CAST:  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Hugh Jackman  •  Paul Dano  •  Maria Bello

Oblivion (2013) RT 53% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Aug 2013

Jack Harper (Tom Cruise) is one of the last few drone repairmen stationed on Earth. Part of a massive operation to extract vital resources after decades of war with a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Mystery • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Joseph Kosinski
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Olga Kurylenko  •  Andrea Riseborough  •  Nikolaj Coster-Waldau

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

Call Me Crazy: A Five Film (2013) RT Audience 66%

DVD release: May 2014

A psychotherapist helps a law student cope with schizophrenia in one of five interconnected tales dealing with mental illness.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Bonnie Hunt  •  Laura Dern  •  Ashley Judd  •  Bryce Dallas Howard  •  Sharon Maguire
CAST:  Brittany Snow  •  Jennifer Hudson  •  Melissa Leo  •  Mitch Rouse

Bottled Up (2013) RT 33% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Feb 2014

A solitary woman (Melissa Leo) earning her living by delivering mail and body piercing, makes every attempt to help her volatile adult daughter (Marin Ireland) get on her feet ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Enid Zentelis
CAST:  Melissa Leo  •  Marin Ireland  •  Josh Hamilton  •  Jamie Harrold

Olympus Has Fallen (2013) RT 48% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Aug 2013

When the White House (Secret Service Code: "Olympus") is captured by a terrorist mastermind and the President is kidnapped, disgraced former Presidential guard Mike Banning ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Antoine Fuqua
CAST:  Gerard Butler  •  Aaron Eckhart  •  Angela Bassett  •  Morgan Freeman

The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman (2013)

While traveling abroad, a guy falls for a Romanian beauty whose unreachable heart has its origins in her violent, charismatic ex.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Fredrik Bond
CAST:  Shia LaBeouf  •  Evan Rachel Wood  •  Mads Mikkelsen  •  Til Schweiger

The Angriest Man in Brooklyn (2014) RT 10% / Audience 29%

DVD release: Jul 2014

After learning that a brain aneurysm will kill him in about 90 minutes, a perpetually unhappy man struggles to come to terms with his fate and make amends with everyone he has ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Phil Alden Robinson
CAST:  Mila Kunis  •  Peter Dinklage  •  Robin Williams  •  Melissa Leo

Flight (2012)

Commercial airline pilot Whip Whitaker has a problem with drugs and alcohol, though so far he's managed to complete his flights safely. His luck runs out when a disastrous ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Zemeckis
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Don Cheadle  •  Bruce Greenwood  •  Kelly Reilly




Dwegons and Leprechauns (2014)

DVD release: Sep 2014

Family inherits an old house and to their surprise, finds the home filled with wonderful colorful creatures that brings the family together.  (more)

GENRES: Animation
DIRECTION:  Tom Walsh
CAST:  Melissa Leo  •  Maggie Wheeler  •  Joey D. Vieira  •  R. Martin Klein

Francine (2012) RT 60% / Audience 33%

Francine is released from prison and settles down in a small town. She is unable to regain a foothold in society and turns to animals for comfort.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Brian M. Cassidy  •  Melanie Shatzky
CAST:  Melissa Leo  •  Victoria Charkut  •  Dave Clark  •  Keith Leonard

Why Stop Now (2012)

When a college piano prodigy tries to check his mother into rehab, he is taken hostage by her drug dealer and swept along on a wild adventure.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Phil Dorling  •  Ron Nyswaner
CAST:  Jesse Eisenberg  •  Melissa Leo  •  Tracy Morgan  •  Isiah Whitlock, Jr.

Seven Days in Utopia (2011) RT 14% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Nov 2011

Talent can only get you so far. For golfer Luke Chisholm, that turns out to be Utopia, Texas -- where he's left stranded after blowing his pro debut.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Matt Russell
CAST:  Deborah Ann Woll  •  Robert Duvall  •  Melissa Leo  •  Lucas Black

Red State (2011) RT 59% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Oct 2011

Set in Middle America, a group of teens receive an online invitation for sex, though they soon encounter Christian fundamentalists with a much more sinister agenda.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Kevin Smith
CAST:  Michael Parks  •  John Goodman  •  Melissa Leo  •  Michael Angarano

The Fighter (2010) RT 90% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Mar 2011

The Fighter, is a drama about boxer "Irish" Micky Ward's unlikely road to the world light welterweight title. His Rocky-like rise was shepherded by half-brother Dicky, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  David O. Russell
CAST:  Mark Wahlberg  •  Christian Bale  •  Amy Adams  •  Melissa Leo

Conviction (2010)

When Betty Anne Waters' older brother Kenny is arrested for murder and sentenced to life in 1983, Betty Anne, a Massachusetts wife and mother of two, dedicates her life to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Tony Goldwyn
CAST:  Hilary Swank  •  Minnie Driver  •  Bailee Madison  •  Loren Dean

The Dry Land (2010) RT 63% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Nov 2010

A U.S. soldier returning home from war struggles to reconcile his experiences abroad with the life and family he left in Texas.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Ryan Piers Williams
CAST:  America Ferrera  •  Jason Ritter  •  Wilmer Valderrama  •  Ethan Suplee

The Space Between (2011)

Montine McLeod, a world-weary flight attendant, and Omar Hassan, a prematurely wise 10-year-old Pakastani-American boy connect with one another amidst the chaos of September ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Travis Fine
CAST:  AnnaSophia Robb  •  Melissa Leo  •  Anthony Keyvan  •  Brad William Henke

Stephanie's Image (2009)

DVD release: Feb 2010

A documentary filmmaker investigates the murder of a former model and finds that everything she's been told about her death is false.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Janis DeLucia Allen
CAST:  Melissa Leo  •  Janis DeLucia Allen  •  Mara Luthane  •  J.P. Allen