Search results for "Richard Portnow"


Barton Fink (1991) RT 91% / Audience 89%

DVD release: May 2003

A renowned New York playwright is enticed to California to write for the movies and discovers the hellish truth of Hollywood.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Joel Coen
CAST:  John Turturro  •  John Goodman  •  Judy Davis  •  Michael Lerner

Oldboy (2013)

An everyday man has only three and a half days and limited resources to discover why he was imprisoned in a nondescript room for 20 years without any explanation.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Spike Lee
CAST:  Josh Brolin  •  Elizabeth Olsen  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Sharlto Copley

Underdogs (2013) RT Audience 54%

DVD release: Jan 2014

Set in rural Ohio, the birthplace of football, UNDERDOGS is the story of a small-town high school football team destined to play their cross-town rival, a perennial powerhouse ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Doug Dearth
CAST:  D. B. Sweeney  •  William Mapother  •  Richard Portnow  •  Logan Huffman

Two Jacks (2012)

Jack Hussar is a legendary Hollywood director, whose persona commands respect and adoration from his fans. Can his son, Jack Jr. maintain his legacy?  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Bernard Rose
CAST:  Danny Huston  •  Sienna Miller  •  Jack Huston  •  Richard Portnow

The Wish List (2010)

Sarah Fisher, an overly organized, by-the-numbers kind of woman, makes a "wish list" of all the qualities and traits her future husband should have. After finding the perfect ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Kevin Connor
CAST:  Jennifer Esposito  •  David Sutcliffe  •  Richard Portnow  •  Mark Deklin

Law Abiding Citizen (2009) RT 25% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Feb 2010

A frustrated man decides to take justice into his own hands after a plea bargain sets one of his family's killers free. He targets not only the killer but also the district ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  F. Gary Gray
CAST:  Gerard Butler  •  Jamie Foxx  •  Leslie Bibb  •  Colm Meaney

Under New Management (2009) RT Audience 47%

Sparks and bullets fly when a Wall Street yuppie must steer a Brooklyn mob crew legit before a beautiful FBI agent can build RICO indictments against them.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joe Otting
CAST:  Chris Diamantopoulos  •  Kelly Overton  •  Richard Portnow  •  Christian Stolte

Tinker Bell (2008) RT 89% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Oct 2008

Journey into the secret world of Pixie Hollow and hear Tinker Bell speak for the very first time as the astonishing story of Disney's most famous fairy is finally revealed in ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Bradley Raymond
CAST:  Mae Whitman  •  Kristin Chenoweth  •  Raven-Symoné  •  Lucy Liu

The Minis (2008) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: Apr 2009

Dwarfs playing basketball... with Dennis Rodman.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Valerio Zanoli
CAST:  Dennis Rodman  •  Gabriel Pimentel  •  Joe Gnoffo  •  Dana Woods

Perfect Stranger (2007) RT 11% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Aug 2007

A journalist goes undercover to ferret out businessman Harrison Hill as her best friend's killer. Posing as one of his temps, she enters into a game of online cat-and-mouse.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  James Foley
CAST:  Halle Berry  •  Bruce Willis  •  Giovanni Ribisi  •  Richard Portnow




Good Time Max (2007) RT Audience 49%

Two genius brothers grow up and grow apart as one becomes a successful surgeon and the other pursues a drug-fueled high life.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  James Franco
CAST:  James Franco  •  Wilmer Calderon  •  Richard Portnow  •  Jarrod Bunch

The Indian (2007) RT Audience 38%

DVD release: Nov 2009

"The Indian" is a touching drama about a negligent father who must face the son he abandoned years earlier, and the emotional wreckage he caused, in order to obtain a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  James R. Gorrie
CAST:  Matt Dallas  •  Sal Landi  •  Jane Higginson  •  Richard Portnow

Find Me Guilty (2006) RT 61% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Jun 2006

Based on the true story of Jack DiNorscio, a mobster who defended himself in court for what would be the longest mafia trial in U.S. history.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Sidney Lumet
CAST:  Vin Diesel  •  Alex Rocco  •  Frank Pietrangolare  •  Richard DeDomenico

Zigs (2001)

Four young gamblers come up with a plan to get out of debt with a fixed game.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Jason Priestley  •  Peter Dobson  •  Kane Picoy  •  Orien Richman

The Mystery of Spoon River (2000)

A big-city lawyer is called home to defend a local man accused of murder. Based on the Spoon River Anthology  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Scott A. Meehan
CAST:  Lauren Sinclair  •  Brian McNamara  •  Michael Monks  •  Stacy Cunningham

Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai (1999)

An African American mafia hit man who models himself after the samurai of old finds himself targeted for death by the mob.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Forest Whitaker  •  Cliff Gorman  •  Tricia Vessey  •  Henry Silva

My Giant (1998) RT 19% / Audience 25%

DVD release: Sep 1998

Billy Crystal plays a Hollywood agent who stumbles upon Max, a giant living in Romania, and tries to get him into the movies.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Michael Lehmann
CAST:  Billy Crystal  •  Kathleen Quinlan  •  Joanna Pacuła  •  Jere Burns

Seven (1995) RT Audience 61%

Two homicide detectives are on a desperate hunt for a serial killer whose crimes are based on the "seven deadly sins" in this dark and haunting film that takes viewers from ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Fincher
CAST:  Brad Pitt  •  Morgan Freeman  •  Gwyneth Paltrow  •  R. Lee Ermey

Man of the House (1995)

Ben Archer is not happy. His mother, Sandy, has just met a man, and it looks like things are pretty serious. Driven by a fear of abandonment, Ben tries anything and everything ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  James Orr
CAST:  Farrah Fawcett  •  Chevy Chase  •  Jonathan Taylor Thomas  •  George Wendt