Search results for "Patricia Clarkson"


The Green Mile (1999) RT 80% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Jun 2000

A supernatural tale set on death row in a Southern prison, where gentle giant John Coffey possesses the mysterious power to heal people's ailments. When the cellblock's head ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Frank Darabont
CAST:  Tom Hanks  •  Michael Clarke Duncan  •  Bonnie Hunt  •  David Morse

Easy A (2010) RT 85% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Dec 2010

After a little white lie about losing her virginity gets out, a clean cut high school girl sees her life paralleling Hester Prynne's in "The Scarlet Letter," which she is ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Will Gluck
CAST:  Emma Stone  •  Stanley Tucci  •  Amanda Bynes  •  Cam Gigandet

All the King's Men (2006)

The story of an idealist's rise to power in the world of Louisiana politics and the corruption that leads to his ultimate downfall. Based on the1946 Pulitzer Prize-winning ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Steven Zaillian
CAST:  Sean Penn  •  Jude Law  •  Kate Winslet  •  Patricia Clarkson

All the Real Girls (2003) RT 71% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Aug 2003

In a small North Carolina town, Paul, a womanizer, meets Noel, a confused intellectual returning home for the first time in years since she left for boarding school. The film ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  David Gordon Green
CAST:  Paul Schneider  •  Zooey Deschanel  •  Danny McBride  •  Maurice Compte

Dogville (2003) RT 70% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Aug 2004

A barren soundstage is stylishly utilized to create a minimalist small-town setting in which a mysterious woman named Grace hides from the criminals who pursue her. The town ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Lars von Trier
CAST:  Nicole Kidman  •  Harriet Andersson  •  Lauren Bacall  •  Jean-Marc Barr

Far from Heaven (2002) RT 87% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Apr 2003

In 1950s Connecticut, a housewife faces a marital crisis and mounting racial tensions in the outside world.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Todd Haynes
CAST:  Julianne Moore  •  Dennis Quaid  •  Dennis Haysbert  •  Patricia Clarkson

Good Night, and Good Luck (2005) RT 93% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Mar 2006

George Clooney’s fact-based drama about the famous radio journalist Edward R Murrow's stand against Senator McCarthy's anti-communist witch-hunts in the early 1950s.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  George Clooney
CAST:  Jeff Daniels  •  David Strathairn  •  Alex Borstein  •  Rose Abdoo

High Art (1998) RT 73% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Jul 2004

A young female intern at a small magazine company becomes involved with a drug-addicted lesbian photographer, both of whom seek to exploit each other for their respective ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lisa Cholodenko
CAST:  Radha Mitchell  •  Gabriel Mann  •  Ally Sheedy  •  Patricia Clarkson

Jumanji (1995) RT 48% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Jan 2000

When siblings Judy and Peter discover an enchanted board game that opens the door to a magical world, they unwittingly invite Alan -- an adult who's been trapped inside the ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Joe Johnston
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Kirsten Dunst  •  Jonathan Hyde  •  Bonnie Hunt

Miracle (2004) RT 80% / Audience 90%

DVD release: May 2004

In 1980, the United States Ice Hockey team's coach, Herb Brooks, put a ragtag squad of college kids up against the legendary juggernaut from the Soviet Union at the Olympic ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Gavin O'Connor
CAST:  Kurt Russell  •  Patricia Clarkson  •  Noah Emmerich  •  Sean McCann




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

The Dead Pool (1988) RT 54% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Nov 2001

Dirty Harry Callahan returns for his final film adventure. Together with his partner Al Quan, he must investigate the systematic murder of actors and musicians. By the time ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Buddy Van Horn
CAST:  Clint Eastwood  •  Patricia Clarkson  •  Liam Neeson  •  Evan C. Kim

The Dying Gaul (2005) RT 49% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Mar 2006

A powerful and seductive Hollywood mogul convinces an impoverished West Hollywood writer, whose lover has recently died of AIDS, to sell his autobiographical screenplay for ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Drama
DIRECTION:  Craig Lucas
CAST:  Patricia Clarkson  •  Campbell Scott  •  Peter Sarsgaard  •  Faith Jefferies

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

The Untouchables (1987) RT 80% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Jan 2001

Young Treasury Agent Elliot Ness arrives in Chicago and is determined to take down Al Capone, but it's not going to be easy because Capone has the police in his pocket. Ness ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • History • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Brian De Palma
CAST:  Kevin Costner  •  Sean Connery  •  Robert De Niro  •  Andy García

Welcome to Collinwood (2002) RT 54% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Mar 2003

Five hapless inner-city low-lifes unsuccessfully attempt to burgle a pawnbroker's safe, but wind up gaining more than they lose.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Joe Russo  •  Anthony Russo
CAST:  William H. Macy  •  Isaiah Washington  •  Sam Rockwell  •  Michael Jeter

Playing by Heart (1998) RT 60% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Oct 2001

Eleven articulate people work through affairs of the heart in L.A. Paul produces Hannah's TV cooking show. Mark is dying of AIDS. Men have scalded Meredith so she rebuffs ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Willard Carroll
CAST:  Dennis Quaid  •  April Grace  •  Patricia Clarkson  •  Gena Rowlands

Simply Irresistible (1999) RT 13% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Aug 1999

After her mother's death, mediocre chef Amanda Shelton is having trouble attracting customers to her family's restaurant. While shopping for ingredients, she is given a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Mark Tarlov
CAST:  Sarah Michelle Gellar  •  Sean Patrick Flanery  •  Dylan Baker  •  Patricia Clarkson

The Pledge (2001) RT 78% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Jun 2001

A police chief about to retire pledges to help a woman find her daughter's killer. Based on a story by Swiss writer Friedrich Dürrenmatt.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sean Penn
CAST:  Jack Nicholson  •  Aaron Eckhart  •  Helen Mirren  •  Robin Wright