Search results for "Melissa Leo"


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

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

American Gun (2005) RT 39% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Aug 2006

Seemingly disparate portraits of people -- among them a single mother, a high school principal, and an ace student -- Distinctly American -- all affected by the proliferation ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Aric Avelino
CAST:  Forest Whitaker  •  Marcia Gay Harden  •  Donald Sutherland  •  Lisa Long

Hide and Seek (2005) RT 13% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Jul 2005

At their new home in upstate New York, newly widowed psychologist David Callaway tries desperately to help his traumatized daughter Emily deal with her mother's death. But ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Polson
CAST:  Robert De Niro  •  Dakota Fanning  •  Famke Janssen  •  Elisabeth Shue

The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada (2005) RT 85% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jun 2006

When brash Texas border officer Mike Norton (Barry Pepper) wrongfully kills and buries the friend and ranch hand of Pete Perkins (Tommy Lee Jones), the latter is reminded of a ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Crime • Drama • Mystery • Western
DIRECTION:  Tommy Lee Jones
CAST:  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Barry Pepper  •  Dwight Yoakam  •  January Jones

The House Is Burning (2006) RT Audience 67%

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GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Holger Ernst
CAST:  John Diehl  •  Melissa Leo  •  Robin Taylor  •  Nicole Vicius

Santa Mesa (2008) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Oct 2011

Following his mother's death, Hector arrives in Manila to live with his grandmother. Unable to speak Tagalog, Hector falls in with a street gang before a photographer takes ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Ron Morales
CAST:  Archie Adamos  •  Angel Caban  •  Angie Ferro  •  Billy Balais

I Believe in America (2007)

Three generations of one family, all involved at different levels with the Puerto Rican underground movement for independence, struggle with their need for identity and their ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael J. Narváez
CAST:  Jamie Harris  •  Melissa Leo  •  Coati Mundi  •  Roger Guenveur Smith

The 24 Hour Woman (1999)

Grace tries to be the perfect mother and TV producer but finds trouble in juggling both.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nancy Savoca
CAST:  Rosie Perez  •  Marianne Jean-Baptiste  •  Patti LuPone  •  Melissa Leo

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




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

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

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

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

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

The Equalizer (2014) RT 60% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Dec 2014

In The Equalizer, Denzel Washington plays McCall, a man who believes he has put his mysterious past behind him and dedicated himself to beginning a new, quiet life. But when ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Antoine Fuqua
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Chloë Grace Moretz  •  Marton Csokas  •  Andrew Farazi

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 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