Search results for "Peter Gallagher"


American Beauty (1999) RT 88% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Jan 2002

Lester Burnham, a depressed suburban father in a mid-life crisis, decides to turn his hectic life around after developing an infatuation with his daughter's attractive friend.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Sam Mendes
CAST:  Kevin Spacey  •  Annette Bening  •  Thora Birch  •  Wes Bentley

Bob Roberts (1992) RT 100% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Mock documentary about an upstart candidate for the U.S. Senate written and directed by actor Tim Robbins. Bob Roberts is a folksinger with a difference: He offers tunes that ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Tim Robbins
CAST:  Tim Robbins  •  Giancarlo Esposito  •  Alan Rickman  •  David Strathairn

Center Stage (2000) RT 43% / Audience 82%

DVD release: May 2001

A group of 12 teenagers from various backgrounds enroll at the American Ballet Academy in New York to make it as ballet dancers and each one deals with the problems and stress ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Nicholas Hytner
CAST:  Amanda Schull  •  Zoe Saldana  •  Susan May Pratt  •  Peter Gallagher

House on Haunted Hill (1999) RT 28% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Apr 2000

A remake of the 1959 film of the same name. A millionaire offers a group of diverse people $1,000,000 to spend the night in a haunted house with a horrifying past.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  William Malone
CAST:  Geoffrey Rush  •  Famke Janssen  •  Taye Diggs  •  Peter Gallagher

Mr Deeds (2002)

When Longfellow Deeds, a small-town pizzeria owner and poet, inherits $40 billion from his deceased uncle, he quickly begins rolling in a different kind of dough. Moving to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Steven Brill
CAST:  Adam Sandler  •  Winona Ryder  •  John Turturro  •  Allen Covert

Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle (1994)

Dorothy Parker remembers the heyday of the Algonquin Round Table, a circle of friends whose barbed wit, like hers, was fueled by alcohol and flirted with despair.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  Campbell Scott  •  Matthew Broderick  •  Gwyneth Paltrow

Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989)

A sexually repressed woman's husband is having an affair with her sister. The arrival of a visitor with a rather unusual fetish changes everything.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Steven Soderbergh
CAST:  Andie MacDowell  •  Peter Gallagher  •  James Spader  •  Laura San Giacomo

Short Cuts (1993) RT 95% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Nov 2004

Multi-storied, fish-eyed look at American culture with some 22 characters intersecting--profoundly or fleetingly--through each other's lives. Running the emotional gamut from ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Julianne Moore  •  Andie MacDowell  •  Tim Robbins  •  Jack Lemmon

Summer Lovers (1982) RT Audience 51%

DVD release: Jan 2003

Michael Pappas and his girlfriend, Cathy, are enjoying the white sand beaches of a Greek island as well as the freewheeling nature of the locals. When Michael meets Lina, who ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Randal Kleiser
CAST:  Peter Gallagher  •  Daryl Hannah  •  Valérie Quennessen  •  Barbara Rush

The Man Who Knew Too Little (1997) RT 41% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Mar 1998

An American gets a ticket for an audience participation game in London, then gets involved in a case of mistaken identity. As an international plot unravels around him, he ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jon Amiel
CAST:  Bill Murray  •  Peter Gallagher  •  Joanne Whalley  •  Alfred Molina




The Player (1992) RT 98% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Jul 1997

A Hollywood studio executive is being sent death threats by a writer whose script he rejected - but which one?  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Tim Robbins  •  Greta Scacchi  •  Fred Ward  •  Whoopi Goldberg

While You Were Sleeping (1995) RT 80% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Feb 1998

A love story built on a misunderstanding. A transit worker pulls commuter Peter off the tracks after he's mugged. But while he's in a coma, his family mistakenly thinks she's ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jon Turteltaub
CAST:  Sandra Bullock  •  Bill Pullman  •  Peter Gallagher  •  Peter Boyle

Malice (1993) RT 59% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Dec 1998

A tale about a happily married couple who would like to have children. Tracy teaches infants, Andy's a college professor. Things are never the same after she is taken to ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Harold Becker
CAST:  Nicole Kidman  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Bill Pullman  •  Bebe Neuwirth

Last Dance (1996) RT 29% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Apr 2003

Upon taking a new job, young lawyer Rick Hayes is assigned to the clemency case of Cindy Liggett, a woman convicted of first degree murder and sentenced to death. As Hayes ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Bruce Beresford
CAST:  Sharon Stone  •  Rob Morrow  •  Randy Quaid  •  Peter Gallagher

To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday (1996) RT 14% / Audience 41%

DVD release: May 2002

David loves his wife, Gillian. Unfortunately, she died two years ago. David deals with his grief by continuing his romance with Gillian during walks with her "ghost" on the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Pressman
CAST:  Peter Gallagher  •  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  Claire Danes  •  Freddie Prinze, Jr.

Dreamchild (1985) RT 100% / Audience 83%

Exploring the somewhat darker and more mysterious side of the Lewis Carroll's classic book, the movie follows Alice Liddell (the book's inspiration) as an old woman who is ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Gavin Millar
CAST:  Coral Browne  •  Ian Holm  •  Peter Gallagher  •  Caris Corfman

Late for Dinner (1991) RT 58% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Apr 1992

Two young men, one in need of medical attention, are cryogenically frozen in the early 1960s. The two are preoccupied with the fact that the police are pursuing them to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  W.D. Richter
CAST:  Peter Berg  •  Brian Wimmer  •  Marcia Gay Harden  •  Cassy Friel

Café Society (1997)

New York 1952. Mickey Jelke inherits a big sum of money and spends his nights in Manhattan, painting the city red. Night after night, he can be found in one Broadway bar or ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Raymond De Felitta
CAST:  Frank Whaley  •  Peter Gallagher  •  Lara Flynn Boyle  •  John Spencer

The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial (1988) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: Jun 1992

A full-length adaptation, originally staged as a play, of the court-martial segment from the novel "The Caine Mutiny".  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Eric Bogosian  •  Jeff Daniels  •  Brad Davis  •  Peter Gallagher

Gashole (2010) RT Audience 49%

DVD release: Apr 2011

Documentary film about the history of Oil prices and the future of alternative fuels. The film takes a wide, yet detailed examination of our dependence on foreign supplies of ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Jeremy Wagener  •  Scott Dwayne Roberts
CAST:  Peter Gallagher  •  George W. Bush  •  Joshua Jackson