Search results for "Paul Giamatti"


Saving Mr. Banks (2013) RT 78% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Mar 2014

Author P.L. Travers travels from London to Hollywood as Walt Disney Pictures adapts her novel Mary Poppins for the big screen.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  John Lee Hancock
CAST:  Emma Thompson  •  Tom Hanks  •  Colin Farrell  •  Paul Giamatti

Paycheck (2003) RT 27% / Audience 45%

DVD release: May 2004

Michael Jennings is a genius who's hired -- and paid handsomely -- by high-tech firms to work on highly sensitive projects, after which his short-term memory is erased so he's ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Mystery • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Woo
CAST:  Ben Affleck  •  Aaron Eckhart  •  Uma Thurman  •  Paul Giamatti

The Illusionist (2006) RT 74% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Jan 2007

With his eye on a lovely aristocrat, a gifted illusionist named Eisenheim uses his powers to win her away from her betrothed, a crowned prince. But Eisenheim's scheme creates ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Neil Burger
CAST:  Edward Norton  •  Jessica Biel  •  Paul Giamatti  •  Rufus Sewell

American Splendor (2003) RT 94% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Feb 2004

An original mix of fiction and reality illuminates the life of comic book hero everyman Harvey Pekar.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Shari Springer Berman  •  Robert Pulcini
CAST:  Chris Ambrose  •  Hope Davis  •  Joey Krajcar  •  Josh Hutcherson

Saving Private Ryan (1998) RT 92% / Audience 95%

DVD release: Nov 1999

As U.S. troops storm the beaches of Normandy, three brothers lie dead on the battlefield, with a fourth trapped behind enemy lines. Ranger captain John Miller and seven men ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Tom Hanks  •  Tom Sizemore  •  Dennis Farina  •  Max Martini

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014) RT 52% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Aug 2014

For Peter Parker, life is busy. Between taking out the bad guys as Spider-Man and spending time with the person he loves, Gwen Stacy, high school graduation cannot come ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Marc Webb
CAST:  Andrew Garfield  •  Jamie Foxx  •  Emma Stone  •  Dane DeHaan

Madame Bovary (2015) RT 43% / Audience 25%

DVD release: Aug 2015

The classic story of Emma Bovary, the beautiful wife of a small-town doctor in 19th century France, who engages in extra marital affairs in an attempt to advance her social status.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Sophie Barthes
CAST:  Mia Wasikowska  •  Ezra Miller  •  Paul Giamatti  •  Rhys Ifans

Parkland (2013) RT 50% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Nov 2013

November 22nd, 1963 was a day that changed the world forever — when young American President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas, Texas. This film follows, almost in ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter Landesman
CAST:  Zac Efron  •  Billy Bob Thornton  •  Ron Livingston  •  Tom Welling

Turbo (2013) RT 67% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Nov 2013

The tale of an ordinary garden snail who dreams of winning the Indy 500.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  David Soren
CAST:  Ryan Reynolds  •  Paul Giamatti  •  Michael Peña  •  Samuel L. Jackson

The Congress (2013) RT 73% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Dec 2014

An aging, out-of-work actress accepts one last job, though the consequences of her decision affect her in ways she didn't consider.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Ari Folman
CAST:  Robin Wright  •  Paul Giamatti  •  Harvey Keitel  •  Kodi Smit-McPhee




All is Bright (2013) RT 46% / Audience 23%

DVD release: Nov 2013

Two French Canadian ne’er-do-wells travel to New York City with a scheme to a get rich quick selling Christmas trees. Easygoing charmer Rene (Paul Rudd) clashes with ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Phil Morrison
CAST:  Paul Rudd  •  Paul Giamatti  •  Sally Hawkins  •  Peter Hermann

Love, Marilyn (2012) RT 62% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Dec 2013

Using the book 'Fragments', which collects Marilyn Monroe's poems, notes and letters, and with participation from the Arthur Miller and Truman Capote estates who have ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Liz Garbus
CAST:  Elizabeth Banks  •  Lindsay Lohan  •  Evan Rachel Wood  •  Uma Thurman

Rock of Ages (2012) RT 41% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Oct 2012

Young Drew Boley (Diego Boneta) and Sherrie Christian (Julianne Hough) fall in love during the rock music scene of 1987.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Adam Shankman
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Bryan Cranston  •  Malin Akerman  •  Russell Brand

Cosmopolis (2012) RT 64% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Jan 2013

Riding across Manhattan in a stretch limo in order to get a haircut, a 28-year-old billionaire asset manager's day devolves into an odyssey with a cast of characters that ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  David Cronenberg
CAST:  Robert Pattinson  •  Sarah Gadon  •  Juliette Binoche  •  Paul Giamatti

Ernest & Celestine (2012) RT 97% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Jun 2014

Celestine is a little mouse trying to avoid a dental career; Ernest is a big bear craving an artistic outlet. When Celestine meets Ernest, they overcome their natural enmity ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Stéphane Aubier  •  Vincent Patar  •  Benjamin Renner
CAST:  Anne-Marie Loop  •  Lambert Wilson  •  Pauline Brunner  •  Patrice Melennec

John Dies at the End (2012) RT 60% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Apr 2013

A new drug promises out-of-body experiences, but users are coming back changed forever, and an otherworldly invasion of Earth is underway.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Don Coscarelli
CAST:  Chase Williamson  •  Rob Mayes  •  Paul Giamatti  •  Clancy Brown

The Ides of March (2011) RT 84% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Jan 2012

An idealistic staffer for a newbie presidential candidate gets a crash course on dirty politics during his stint on the campaign trail. Based on the play by Beau Willimon.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  George Clooney
CAST:  George Clooney  •  Ryan Gosling  •  Evan Rachel Wood  •  Marisa Tomei

The Hangover Part II (2011) RT 33% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Dec 2011

The Hangover crew heads to Thailand for Stu's wedding. After the disaster of a bachelor party in Las Vegas last year, Stu is playing it safe with a mellow pre-wedding brunch. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Todd Phillips
CAST:  Bradley Cooper  •  Zach Galifianakis  •  Justin Bartha  •  Ed Helms

Too Big to Fail (2011) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: Jun 2012

Based on the bestselling book by Andrew Ross Sorkin, 'Too Big to Fail' offers an intimate look at the epochal financial crisis of 2008 and the powerful men and women who ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Curtis Hanson
CAST:  Topher Grace  •  Paul Giamatti  •  James Woods  •  Matthew Modine