Search results for "Oliver Platt"


A Time to Kill (1996) RT 67% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Aug 1997

A young lawyer defends a black man accused of murdering two men who raped his 10-year-old daughter, sparking a rebirth of the KKK.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joel Schumacher
CAST:  Matthew McConaughey  •  Sandra Bullock  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Kevin Spacey

Beethoven (1992) RT 31% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Jul 2000

The Newton family live in their comfortable home, but there seems to something missing. This "hole" is filled by a small puppy, who walks into their home and their lives. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Brian Levant
CAST:  Charles Grodin  •  Bonnie Hunt  •  Dean Jones  •  Nicholle Tom

Benny & Joon (1993) RT 75% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Jan 2001

A mentally ill young woman finds her love in an eccentric man who models himself after Buster Keaton.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jeremiah S. Chechik
CAST:  Johnny Depp  •  Mary Stuart Masterson  •  Aidan Quinn  •  Julianne Moore

Bicentennial Man (1999) RT 37% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Jan 2002

Richard Martin buys a gift, a new NDR-114 robot. The product is named Andrew by the youngest of the family's children. "Bicentennial Man" follows the life and times of Andrew, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Chris Columbus
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Sam Neill  •  Embeth Davidtz  •  Oliver Platt

Casanova (2005) RT 44% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Apr 2006

With a reputation for seducing members of the opposite sex, regardless of their marital status, a notorious womanizer discovers a beauty who seems impervious to his charms. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Lasse Hallström
CAST:  Heath Ledger  •  Sienna Miller  •  Jeremy Irons  •  Oliver Platt

Dangerous Beauty (1998) RT 70% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Oct 1998

Veronica is brilliant, gifted and beautiful, but the handsome aristocrat she loves, Marco Venier, cannot marry her because she is penniless and of questionable family. So ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Marshall Herskovitz
CAST:  Catherine McCormack  •  Rufus Sewell  •  Jacqueline Bisset  •  Oliver Platt

Don't Say a Word (2001) RT 24% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Feb 2002

When the daughter of a psychiatrist is kidnapped, he's horrified to discover that the abductors' demand is that he break through to a post traumatic stress disorder suffering ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Gary Fleder
CAST:  Michael Douglas  •  Sean Bean  •  Brittany Murphy  •  Skye McCole Bartusiak

Dr. Dolittle (1998) RT 43% / Audience 34%

DVD release: Aug 1999

A successful physician and devoted family man, John Dolittle (Eddie Murphy) seems to have the world by the tail, until a long suppressed talent he possessed as a child, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Betty Thomas
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Ossie Davis  •  Oliver Platt  •  Peter Boyle

Executive Decision (1996) RT 63% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Aug 1997

Terrorists hijack a 747 inbound to Washington D.C., demanding the the release of their imprisoned leader. Intelligence expert David Grant (Kurt Russell) suspects another ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stuart Baird
CAST:  Kurt Russell  •  Steven Seagal  •  Halle Berry  •  John Leguizamo

Flatliners (1990) RT 49% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Jan 1998

Five medical students want to find out if there is life after death. They plan to stop one of their hearts for a few seconds, thus simulating death, and then bring the person ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joel Schumacher
CAST:  Kiefer Sutherland  •  Julia Roberts  •  Kevin Bacon  •  William Baldwin




Kinsey (2004) RT 90% / Audience 75%

DVD release: May 2005

Kinsey is a portrait of researcher Alfred Kinsey, driven to uncover the most private secrets of a nation. What begins for Kinsey as a scientific endeavor soon takes on an ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Bill Condon
CAST:  Liam Neeson  •  Laura Linney  •  Chris O'Donnell  •  Peter Sarsgaard

Liberty Stands Still (2002) RT Audience 36%

DVD release: Oct 2002

As the heir and current marketing director for one of the nation's biggest gun manufacturers, Liberty Wallace is indifferent to the atrocities made possible through her ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Kari Skogland
CAST:  Wesley Snipes  •  Linda Fiorentino  •  Tanya Allen  •  Hart Bochner

Married to the Mob (1988) RT 91% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Jun 2000

Angela de Marco is fed up with her gangster husband's line of work and wants no part of the crime world. When her husband is killed for having an affair with the mistress of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Demme
CAST:  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  Matthew Modine  •  Oliver Platt  •  Alec Baldwin

Pieces of April (2003) RT 84% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Feb 2004

Quirky and rebellious April Burns lives with her boyfriend in a low-rent New York City apartment miles away from her emotionally distant family. But when she discovers that ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Peter Hedges
CAST:  Katie Holmes  •  Derek Luke  •  Patricia Clarkson  •  Oliver Platt

Ready to Rumble (2000) RT 23% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Oct 2001

Two slacker wrestling fans are devastated by the ousting of their favorite character by an unscrupulous promoter.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Brian Robbins
CAST:  David Arquette  •  Scott Caan  •  Oliver Platt  •  Bill Goldberg

Simon Birch (1998) RT 44% / Audience 77%

DVD release: May 1999

Simon Birch tells the story of Joe and Simon's heart-warming journey of friendship. Simon Birch was born with a condition that makes him much smaller than all the other kids ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Mark Steven Johnson
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Ashley Judd  •  Ian Michael Smith  •  Joseph Mazzello

The Ice Harvest (2005) RT 46% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Feb 2006

A shady lawyer attempts a Christmas Eve crime, hoping to swindle the local mob out of some money. But his partner, a strip club owner, might have different plans for the cash.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Harold Ramis
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Billy Bob Thornton  •  Lara Phillips  •  Bill Noble

The Impostors (1998) RT 62% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Sep 2000

In an attempt to resurrect the slapstick comedy of Laurel and Hardy or The Marx Brothers, Stanley Tucci and Oliver Platt team-up as two out-of-work actors who accidentally ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Stanley Tucci
CAST:  Oliver Platt  •  Stanley Tucci  •  Tony Shalhoub  •  Steve Buscemi

Three to Tango (1999) RT 28% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Apr 2000

Oscar and Peter land a career-making opportunity when a Chicago tycoon chooses them to compete for the design of a cultural center. The tycoon mistakenly believes that Oscar ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Damon Santostefano
CAST:  Matthew Perry  •  Neve Campbell  •  Dylan McDermott  •  Oliver Platt

Working Girl (1988) RT 84% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Apr 2001

Witty, romantic look at life in the corporate jungle. Tess McGill is an ambitious secretary with a unique approach for climbing the ladder to success. When her classy, but ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mike Nichols
CAST:  Melanie Griffith  •  Harrison Ford  •  Sigourney Weaver  •  Alec Baldwin