Search results for "Michael Shannon"


Premium Rush (2012) RT 75% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Dec 2012

In Manhattan, a bike messenger picks up an envelope that attracts the interest of a dirty cop, who pursues the cyclist throughout the city.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Koepp
CAST:  Joseph Gordon-Levitt  •  Jamie Chung  •  Michael Shannon  •  Dania Ramirez

Vanilla Sky (2001) RT 42% / Audience 72%

DVD release: May 2002

David Aames (Tom Cruise) has it all: wealth, good looks and gorgeous women on his arm. But just as he begins falling for the warmhearted Sofia (Penelope Cruz), his face is ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Romance • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Cameron Crowe
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Penélope Cruz  •  Cameron Diaz  •  Kurt Russell

8 Mile (2002) RT 76% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Mar 2003

The setting is Detroit in 1995. The city is divided by 8 Mile, a road that splits the town in half along racial lines. A young white rapper, Jimmy "B-Rabbit" Smith Jr summons ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Curtis Hanson
CAST:  Eminem  •  Mekhi Phifer  •  Kim Basinger  •  Brittany Murphy

Bad Boys II (2003) RT 23% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Dec 2003

Martin Lawrence and Will Smith reunite as out-of-control trash-talking buddy cops Marcus Burnett and Mike Lowrey of the Miami Narcotics Task Force. Bullets fly, cars crash, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Bay
CAST:  Will Smith  •  Martin Lawrence  •  Gabrielle Union  •  Jordi Mollà

Man of Steel (2013) RT 55% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Nov 2013

A young boy learns that he has extraordinary powers and is not of this earth. As a young man, he journeys to discover where he came from and what he was sent here to do. But ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Zack Snyder
CAST:  Henry Cavill  •  Amy Adams  •  Michael Shannon  •  Diane Lane

Mud (2013) RT 98% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Aug 2013

A drama centered on two teenage boys who encounter a fugitive and pact to help him escape from an island in the Mississippi.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jeff Nichols
CAST:  Matthew McConaughey  •  Tye Sheridan  •  Jacob Lofland  •  Sam Shepard

They Came Together (2014) RT 69% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Sep 2014

A small business owner is about to lose her shop to a major corporate development.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  David Wain
CAST:  Cobie Smulders  •  Michael Shannon  •  Paul Rudd  •  Lynn Cohen

Young Ones (2014) RT 43% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Jan 2015

In a future where water is scarce, a farmer defends his land and hopes to rejuvenate his parched soil. However, his daughter's boyfriend schemes to steal the land for himself.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Science Fiction • Western
DIRECTION:  Jake Paltrow
CAST:  Nicholas Hoult  •  Elle Fanning  •  Michael Shannon  •  Kodi Smit-McPhee

Midnight Special (2016) RT 84% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Jun 2016

A father and son go on the run after the dad learns his child possesses special powers.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Jeff Nichols
CAST:  Michael Shannon  •  Kirsten Dunst  •  Joel Edgerton  •  Adam Driver

The Iceman (2012) RT 66% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Sep 2013

The true story of Richard Kuklinski, the notorious contract killer and family man.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ariel Vromen
CAST:  Michael Shannon  •  Winona Ryder  •  Ray Liotta  •  Chris Evans




Machine Gun Preacher (2011) RT 29% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Jun 2012

The true story of Sam Childers, a former drug-dealing biker who finds God and became a crusader for hundreds of Sudanese children who've been kidnapped and pressed into duty ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Marc Forster
CAST:  Gerard Butler  •  Michelle Monaghan  •  Justin Michael Brandt  •  Richard Goteri

The Broken Tower (2011)

The Broken Tower is a 2011 American black-and-white docudrama directed by James Franco. The film is about American poet Hart Crane, who committed suicide in April 1932 at the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  James Franco
CAST:  James Franco  •  Stacey Miller  •  Vince Jolivette  •  Betsy Franco

Return (2011) RT 85% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Apr 2012

Back from a tour of duty, Kelli can't wait to rejoin her old life in the rust belt town she's always lived in. She's ready to experience the old feelings of everyday life- the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Liza Johnson
CAST:  Linda Cardellini  •  John Slattery  •  Talia Balsam  •  Emma Rayne Lyle

Take Shelter (2011) RT 92% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Feb 2012

Plagued by a series of apocalyptic visions, a young husband and father questions whether to shelter his family from a coming storm, or from himself.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jeff Nichols
CAST:  Michael Shannon  •  Jessica Chastain  •  Katy Mixon  •  Shea Whigham

Jonah Hex (2010) RT 12% / Audience 20%

DVD release: Oct 2010

Gunsliger Jonah Hex (Josh Brolin) is appointed by President Ulysses Grant to track down terrorist Quentin Turnbull (John Malkovich), a former Confederate officer determined on ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Fantasy • Thriller • Western
DIRECTION:  Jimmy Hayward
CAST:  Megan Fox  •  Josh Brolin  •  John Malkovich  •  Michael Shannon

13 (2010) RT 8% / Audience 34%

DVD release: Nov 2011

A naive young man assumes a dead man's identity and finds himself embroiled in an underground world of power, violence, and chance where men gamble behind closed doors on the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Géla Babluani
CAST:  Jason Statham  •  Alexander Skarsgård  •  Gaby Hoffmann  •  Emmanuelle Chriqui

The Runaways (2010) RT 68% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Jul 2010

Joan Jett (Kristen Stewart) and Cherie Currie (Dakota Fanning), two rebellious teenagers from Southern California, become the frontwomen for the Runaways -- the now-legendary ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Floria Sigismondi
CAST:  Kristen Stewart  •  Dakota Fanning  •  Scout Taylor-Compton  •  Alia Shawkat

The Missing Person (2009) RT 64% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Apr 2010

Private detective John Rosow is hired to tail a man on a train from Chicago to Los Angeles. Rosow gradually uncovers the man's identity as a missing person; one of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Noah Buschel
CAST:  Michael Shannon  •  Amy Ryan  •  Frank Wood  •  Linda Emond

Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans (2009) RT 87% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Apr 2010

Terrence McDonagh, a New Orleans Police sergeant, who starts out as a good cop, receiving a medal and a promotion to lieutenant for heroism during Hurricane Katrina. During ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Werner Herzog
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Eva Mendes  •  Val Kilmer  •  Fairuza Balk