Search results for "Michael Rapaport"


Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of A Tribe Called Quest (2011)

Having forged a 20-year run as one of the most innovative and influential hip hop bands of all time, the Queens NY collective known as 'A Tribe Called Quest' have kept a ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Michael Rapaport
CAST:  Mary J. Blige  •  Common  •  Q-Tip  •  Michael Rapaport

When the Garden Was Eden (2014) RT Audience 92%

DVD release: Feb 2015

This nostalgic sports documentary captures the New York Knicks at the height of their golden era during the 1970s, revealing in the process a singularly gifted and inspired ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Michael Rapaport
CAST: 

Hard Lovin' Woman (2016)

Documentary short that explores the sacrifices acclaimed actress Juliette Lewis makes to pursue her first love, music.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Michael Rapaport
CAST:  Juliette Lewis

Bamboozled (2000) RT 48% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Apr 2001

TV producer Pierre Delacroix (Damon Wayans) becomes frustrated when network brass reject his sitcom idea. Hoping to get fired, Delacroix pitches the worst idea he can think ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Spike Lee
CAST:  Damon Wayans  •  Savion Glover  •  Tommy Davidson  •  Jada Pinkett Smith

Beautiful Girls (1996) RT 79% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Apr 2001

During a snowy winter in the small fictional town of Knight"s Ridge, Massachusetts, a group of lifelong buddies hang out, drink and struggle to connect with the women who ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ted Demme
CAST:  Matt Dillon  •  Noah Emmerich  •  Annabeth Gish  •  Lauren Holly

Cop Land (1997) RT 72% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Jul 2001

Freddy Heflin is the sheriff of a place everyone calls “Cop Land” — a small and seemingly peaceful town populated by the big city police officers he’s long admired. Yet ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  James Mangold
CAST:  Sylvester Stallone  •  Harvey Keitel  •  Ray Liotta  •  Robert De Niro

Deep Blue Sea (1999) RT 56% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Dec 1999

On a remote former submarine refueling facility called Aquatica, a team of scientists are searching for a cure for Alzheimer's disease. Dr. Susan McAlester genetically ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Renny Harlin
CAST:  Thomas Jane  •  Saffron Burrows  •  LL Cool J  •  Michael Rapaport

Grilled (2006)

Two meat salesmen (Romano, James) will stop at nothing to get a sale.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jason Ensler
CAST:  Ray Romano  •  Kevin James  •  Sofía Vergara  •  Juliette Lewis

Higher Learning (1995) RT 50% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Jul 2001

Malik (Omar Epps) is an African-American student attending on a track scholarship; academics are not his strong suit, and he goes in thinking that his athletic abilities will ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Singleton
CAST:  Omar Epps  •  Kristy Swanson  •  Michael Rapaport  •  Jennifer Connelly

Hitch (2005) RT 69% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Jun 2005

Dating coach Alex "Hitch" Hitchens (Will Smith) mentors a bumbling client, Albert (Kevin James), who hopes to win the heart of the glamorous Allegra Cole (Amber Valletta). ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Andy Tennant
CAST:  Will Smith  •  Eva Mendes  •  Amber Valletta  •  Julie Ann Emery




Kiss of Death (1995) RT 68% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Jimmy Kilmartin is an ex-con living in Astoria in the New York City borough of Queens, trying to stay clean and raising a family with his wife Bev. But when his cousin Ronnie ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Barbet Schroeder
CAST:  David Caruso  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Nicolas Cage  •  Helen Hunt

Lucky Numbers (2000) RT 22% / Audience 18%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Russ Richards is a TV weatherman and local celebrity on the verge of losing his shirt. Desperate to escape financial ruin, he schemes with Crystal the TV station's lotto ball ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Crime • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Nora Ephron
CAST:  John Travolta  •  Lisa Kudrow  •  Tim Roth  •  Ed O'Neill

Metro (1997) RT 15% / Audience 27%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Roper, a hostage negotiator catches a murderous bank robber after a blown heist. The bank robber escapes and immediately goes after the man who put him behind bars.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Thomas Carter
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Kim Miyori  •  Art Evans  •  James Carpenter

Mighty Aphrodite (1995) RT 77% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Mar 1999

When Lenny and his wife, Amanda, adopt a baby, Lenny realizes that his son is a genius and becomes obsessed with finding the boy's biological mother in hopes that she will be ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Woody Allen  •  Mira Sorvino  •  Helena Bonham Carter  •  F. Murray Abraham

Money for Nothing (1993) RT Audience 31%

DVD release: Nov 2003

When unemployed dockworker Joey Coyle finds $1.2 million that fell off of an armored car, he decides to do the logical thing: take the money and run. After all, he says, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ramón Menéndez
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Debi Mazar  •  Michael Madsen  •  Benicio del Toro

Next Friday (2000) RT 20% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Ice Cube returns as Craig Jones, a streetwise man from South Central Los Angeles who has a knack for getting into trouble. This time out, Craig is still trying to outsmart ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Steve Carr
CAST:  Ice Cube  •  Mike Epps  •  Justin Pierce  •  John Witherspoon

Palmetto (1998) RT 38% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Aug 1998

A recently released ex-con gets involved in a fake kidnapping scheme that turns very real.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Volker Schlöndorff
CAST:  Woody Harrelson  •  Gina Gershon  •  Elisabeth Shue  •  Michael Rapaport

Point of No Return (1993) RT Audience 100%

Hardened criminal Maggie Hayward's consistent violence, even in police custody, ends in the execution chamber. However, top-secret US government agent 'Bob' arranges a staged ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Badham
CAST:  Bridget Fonda  •  Gabriel Byrne  •  Dermot Mulroney  •  Miguel Ferrer

Small Time Crooks (2000) RT 67% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Dec 2000

A loser of a crook and his wife strike it rich when a botched bank job's cover business becomes a spectacular success.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Woody Allen  •  Carolyn Saxon  •  Tracey Ullman  •  Michael Rapaport

Special (2006) RT 57% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Mar 2009

A lonely metermaid has a psychotic reaction to his medication and becomes convinced he's a superhero. A very select group of people in life are truly gifted. Special is a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Hal Haberman  •  Jeremy Passmore
CAST:  Michael Rapaport  •  Josh Peck  •  Robert Baker  •  Jack Kehler