Search results for "Michelle Williams"


Synecdoche, New York (2008) RT 69% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Mar 2009

A theater director struggles with his work, and the women in his life, as he attempts to create a life-size replica of New York inside a warehouse as part of his new play.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Charlie Kaufman
CAST:  Philip Seymour Hoffman  •  Samantha Morton  •  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  Michelle Williams

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

Oz the Great and Powerful (2013) RT 59% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Jun 2013

Oscar Diggs, a small-time circus illusionist and con-artist, is whisked from Kansas to the Land of Oz where the inhabitants assume he's the great wizard of prophecy, there to ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  James Franco  •  Mila Kunis  •  Rachel Weisz  •  Michelle Williams

My Week with Marilyn (2011) RT 83% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Mar 2012

Sir Laurence Olivier is making a movie in London. Young Colin Clark, an eager film student, wants to be involved and he navigates himself a job on the set. When film star ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Simon Curtis
CAST:  Michelle Williams  •  Eddie Redmayne  •  Kenneth Branagh  •  Julia Ormond

Take This Waltz (2012) RT 77% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Oct 2012

Twenty-eight-year-old Margot is happily married to Lou, a good-natured cookbook author. But when Margot meets Daniel, a handsome artist who lives across the street, their ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Sarah Polley
CAST:  Michelle Williams  •  Seth Rogen  •  Luke Kirby  •  Sarah Silverman

Meek's Cutoff (2010) RT 86% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Aug 2011

Set in 1845, this drama follows a group of settlers as they embark on a punishing journey along the Oregon Trail. When their guide leads them astray, the expedition is forced ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Kelly Reichardt
CAST:  Paul Dano  •  Bruce Greenwood  •  Shirley Henderson  •  Neal Huff

Shutter Island (2010) RT 68% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Jun 2010

World War II soldier-turned-U.S. marshal Teddy Daniels investigates the disappearance of a patient from a hospital for the criminally insane, but his efforts are compromised ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Leonardo DiCaprio  •  Mark Ruffalo  •  Ben Kingsley  •  Emily Mortimer

Blue Valentine (2010) RT 88% / Audience 77%

DVD release: May 2011

Dean and Cindy live a quiet life in a modest neighborhood. They appear to have the world at their feet at the outset of the relationship. However, his lack of ambition and her ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Derek Cianfrance
CAST:  Ryan Gosling  •  Michelle Williams  •  Mike Vogel  •  John Doman

Mammoth (2009)

While on a trip to Thailand, a successful American businessman tries to radically change his life. Back in New York, his wife and daughter find their relationship with their ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lukas Moodysson
CAST:  Gael García Bernal  •  Michelle Williams  •  Marife Necesito  •  Sophie Nyweide

GREED, a New Fragrance by Francesco Vezzoli (2009)

Vezzoli’s work GREED, A New Fragrance by Francesco Vezzoli (2009) replicates the strategy and aesthetics of a commercial perfume launch. Greed’s label features Vezzoli in drag ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Roman Polanski
CAST:  Natalie Portman  •  Michelle Williams




Wendy and Lucy (2008) RT 85% / Audience 67%

DVD release: May 2009

Wendy, a near-penniless drifter, is traveling to Alaska in search of work, and her only companion is her dog, Lucy. Already perilously close to losing everything, Wendy hits a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Kelly Reichardt
CAST:  Michelle Williams  •  Will Patton  •  Will Oldham  •  John Robinson

Deception (2008) RT 14% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Sep 2008

As a corporate auditor who works in a number of different offices, Jonathan McQuarry wanders without an anchor among New York's power brokers. A chance meeting with ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Marcel Langenegger
CAST:  Hugh Jackman  •  Ewan McGregor  •  Michelle Williams  •  Bruce Altman

I'm Not There (2007) RT 76% / Audience 70%

DVD release: May 2008

Six actors portray six personas of music legend Bob Dylan in scenes depicting various stages of his life, chronicling his rise from unknown folksinger to international icon. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Todd Haynes
CAST:  Cate Blanchett  •  Heath Ledger  •  Julianne Moore  •  Ben Whishaw

The Hawk Is Dying (2007) RT 30% / Audience 43%

DVD release: May 2007

A Gainesville Florida auto upholsterer (Giamatti) attempts to subvert his mundane life by training a wild, red-tailed hawk.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Julian Goldberger
CAST:  Paul Giamatti  •  Michelle Williams  •  Michael Pitt  •  Rusty Schwimmer

Brokeback Mountain (2005) RT 87% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Apr 2006

Brokeback Mountain is an Ang Lee film about two modern day cowboys who meet on a shepherding job in the summer of ’63. The two share a raw and powerful summer together that ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ang Lee
CAST:  Heath Ledger  •  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Randy Quaid  •  Michelle Williams

The Baxter (2005) RT 32% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Dec 2005

A man with a "doormat" personality tries standing up for himself for a change in this comedy. Mild mannered tax accountant Elliot Sherman (Michael Showalter) is what he calls ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Showalter
CAST:  Michael Showalter  •  Elizabeth Banks  •  Michelle Williams  •  Justin Theroux

Imaginary Heroes (2004) RT 35% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jun 2005

Matt Travis is good-looking, popular, and his school's best competitive swimmer, so everyone is shocked when he inexplicably commits suicide. As the following year unfolds, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Dan Harris
CAST:  Sigourney Weaver  •  Jeff Daniels  •  Emile Hirsch  •  Michelle Williams

Land of Plenty (2004) RT 62% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Oct 2006

After living abroad, Lana returns to the United States, and finds that her uncle is a reclusive vagabond with psychic wounds from the Vietnam War.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Wim Wenders
CAST:  Michelle Williams  •  John Diehl  •  Shaun Toub  •  Burt Young

The Station Agent (2003) RT 95% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Jun 2004

When his only friend dies, a man born with dwarfism moves to rural New Jersey to live a life of solitude, only to meet a chatty hot dog vendor and a woman dealing with her own ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Thomas McCarthy
CAST:  Marla Sucharetza  •  Bobby Cannavale  •  Josh Pais  •  John Slattery