Search results for "Michael Lerner"


Barton Fink (1991) RT 91% / Audience 89%

DVD release: May 2003

A renowned New York playwright is enticed to California to write for the movies and discovers the hellish truth of Hollywood.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Joel Coen
CAST:  John Turturro  •  John Goodman  •  Judy Davis  •  Michael Lerner

Amos & Andrew (1993) RT 21% / Audience 31%

DVD release: May 2001

When Andrew Sterling (Samuel L. Jackson), a successful black urbanite writer, buys a vacation home on a resort in New England the police mistake him for a burglar. After ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  E. Max Frye
CAST:  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Michael Lerner  •  Margaret Colin  •  Nicolas Cage

Anguish (1987) RT 60% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Apr 1999

This gruesome horror film is about a mother-fixated ophthalmologist's assistant with an unhealthy interest in eyeballs and goes on a killing spree to collect human eyeballs ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Bigas Luna
CAST:  Zelda Rubinstein  •  Michael Lerner  •  Talia Paul  •  Àngel Jové

Elf (2003) RT 84% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Nov 2004

When young Buddy falls into Santa's gift sack on Christmas Eve, he's transported back to the North Pole and raised as a toy-making elf by Santa's helpers. But as he grows into ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jon Favreau
CAST:  Will Ferrell  •  Zooey Deschanel  •  Daniel Tay  •  James Caan

Immigrant (2013) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: May 2015

"Immigrant" is the coming of age story of Daanyik, a nine year-old Russian boy, whose family immigrates to the United States in the late nineteen-seventies to pursue the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Barry Shurchin
CAST:  Harry Hamlin  •  Paul Sorvino  •  Andrew Divoff  •  Michael Lerner

Mirror Mirror (2012) RT 49% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Jun 2012

After she spends all her money, an evil enchantress queen (Julia Roberts) schemes to marry a handsome, wealthy prince (Arnie Hammer). There's just one problem - he's in love ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Drama • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Tarsem Singh
CAST:  Lily Collins  •  Julia Roberts  •  Armie Hammer  •  Nathan Lane

Atlas Shrugged: Part I (2011) RT 10% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Nov 2011

A powerful railroad executive, Dagny Taggart, struggles to keep her business alive while society is crumbling around her. Based on the 1957 novel by Ayn Rand.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Paul Johansson
CAST:  Taylor Schilling  •  Paul Johansson  •  Michael O'Keefe  •  Grant Bowler

The Bannen Way (2010)

The Bannen Way is a slick, sexy, action-packed show about Neal Bannen, a charming con-man with a police chief for a father, a mob boss for an uncle and a weakness for ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jesse Warren
CAST:  Mark Gantt  •  Vanessa Marcil  •  Gabriel Tigerman  •  Michael Ironside

Yonkers Joe (2008) RT 55% / Audience 50%

DVD release: May 2009

Yonkers Joe tells the story of a dice hustler whose determination to make one last grab for a big score in Vegas is complicated by the reappearance of his estranged, mentally ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Celestino
CAST:  Chazz Palminteri  •  Christine Lahti  •  Tom Guiry  •  Michael Lerner

Love and Other Disasters (2006) RT 20% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Jun 2008

Flighty Emily "Jacks" Jackson works for the British edition of Vogue magazine. Rather than pursue a relationship, Jacks regularly hooks up with her devoted ex-boyfriend, James ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Alek Keshishian
CAST:  Brittany Murphy  •  Matthew Rhys  •  Santiago Cabrera  •  Catherine Tate




The Last Time (2006) RT 35% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Jul 2007

Ted Ryker is the top salesman in the New York office of a business machine company; the corporate stock lives by quarterly sales numbers, the competition is keen, and the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Caleo
CAST:  Michael Keaton  •  Brendan Fraser  •  Daniel Stern  •  Amber Valletta

When Do We Eat? (2005) RT 42% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Aug 2006

When Do We Eat? is the story of the "world's fastest Passover seder" gone horribly awry. It's about an old school dad (Michael Lerner) who's as tough on his sons as his father ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Salvador Litvak
CAST:  Michael Lerner  •  Lesley Ann Warren  •  Jack Klugman  •  Meredith Scott Lynn

The Calcium Kid (2004) RT Audience 53%

When milkman Jimmy Connelly accidentally puts Britain's contender for the World title out of action, he is propelled from amateur boxer to the world stage and announced as the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Alex De Rakoff
CAST:  Orlando Bloom  •  Michael Peña  •  Michael Lerner  •  Billie Piper

29 Palms (2002) RT Audience 38%

DVD release: Aug 2003

When a bag filled with money goes missing from a casino, the Hitman (Chris O'Donnell) must retrieve it. While he tracks the stash down, the bag changes hands numerous times, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Leonardo Ricagni
CAST:  Jeremy Davies  •  Michael Lerner  •  Russell Means  •  Chris O'Donnell

Safe Men (1998) RT 55% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Aug 2006

Two untalented singers are mistaken for a pair of major league safe crackers in Providence, Rhode Island. The two are pressed into service by the local hoodlums and quickly ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  John Hamburg
CAST:  Sam Rockwell  •  Steve Zahn  •  Paul Giamatti  •  Mark Ruffalo

Godzilla (1998) RT 16% / Audience 28%

DVD release: Dec 2000

When a freighter is viciously attacked in the Pacific Ocean, a team of experts -- including biologist Niko Tatopoulos and scientists Elsie Chapman and Mendel Craven -- ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Roland Emmerich
CAST:  Matthew Broderick  •  Jean Reno  •  Maria Pitillo  •  Hank Azaria

Tale of the Mummy (1999)

When an archaeological expedition opens an ancient Egyptian tomb, the unimaginable evil of a cursed pharaoh is unleashed.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Fantasy • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Russell Mulcahy
CAST:  Jason Scott Lee  •  Sean Pertwee  •  Lysette Anthony  •  Louise Lombard

The Beautician and the Beast (1997) RT 16% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Jun 2003

The story follows the misadventures of a New York City beautician who is mistakenly hired as the school teacher for the children of the president of a small Eastern European ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ken Kwapis
CAST:  Timothy Dalton  •  Fran Drescher  •  Michael Lerner  •  Ian McNeice