Search results for "Rip Torn"


The Telephone (1988) RT Audience 46%

A crazy out of work actress, Vashti Blue (Whoopi Goldberg), spends all her time in her small apartment with her pet owl and her telephone, which she uses to try and solve all ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Rip Torn
CAST:  Whoopi Goldberg  •  John Heard  •  Elliott Gould  •  Hervé Villechaize

Payday (1973) RT Audience 78%

DVD release: Jan 2008

A cynical look at the life of a not so nice country-western singer, Maury Dann - played by Rip Torn in one of his most memorable performances. He ruthlessly manipulates every ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Daryl Duke
CAST:  Rip Torn  •  Ahna Capri  •  Elayne Heilveil  •  Michael C. Gwynne

A Stranger Is Watching (1982) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: Oct 2005

Three years after Steve Peterson's wife, Nina, was murdered in front of their 11 year old daughter Julie, she and his new girlfriend Sharon Martin are kidnapped by the same ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sean S. Cunningham
CAST:  Kate Mulgrew  •  Rip Torn  •  James Naughton  •  Shawn von Schreiber

Airplane II: The Sequel (1982)

The hero of an unlikely airplane disaster must overcome his own inadequacies, improbable accidents and his former girlfriend in order to save a space shuttle from destruction ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ken Finkleman
CAST:  Robert Hays  •  Julie Hagerty  •  Lloyd Bridges  •  Chad Everett

American Cowslip (2010) RT Audience 48%

DVD release: Sep 2010

In Blythe, California, a small town in the remote California desert, Ethan Inglebrink is an eccentric, agoraphobic heroin addict who is obsessed with his garden. This dark ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Mark David
CAST:  Ronnie Gene Blevins  •  Cloris Leachman  •  Val Kilmer  •  Peter Falk

The Legend of Awesomest Maximus (2011) RT Audience 21%

DVD release: Mar 2012

Spoof of sword-and-sandal flicks such as “Gladiator,” “300″ and “Troy.” Following in the long tradition of National Lampoon, this ballsy comedy takes aim at “sword and sandal” ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jeff Kanew
CAST:  Will Sasso  •  Rip Torn  •  Kristanna Loken  •  Ian Ziering

Happy Tears (2009) RT 28% / Audience 21%

DVD release: Jun 2010

Two sisters return home to care for their aging father.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Mitchell Lichtenstein
CAST:  Christian Camargo  •  Ellen Barkin  •  Demi Moore  •  Parker Posey

Bee Movie (2007) RT 51% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Mar 2008

Barry B. Benson, a bee who has just graduated from college, is disillusioned at his lone career choice: making honey. On a special trip outside the hive, Barry's life is saved ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Steve Hickner  •  Simon J. Smith
CAST:  Jerry Seinfeld  •  Renée Zellweger  •  Matthew Broderick  •  Patrick Warburton

Turn the River (2008) RT 60% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Jul 2008

A pool shark takes the ultimate gamble when she kidnaps her own son and flees her ex-husband.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Chris Eigeman
CAST:  Famke Janssen  •  Rip Torn  •  Matt Ross  •  Lois Smith

Zoom (2006) RT 3% / Audience 32%

DVD release: Sep 2007

Jack Shepard is an out-of-shape auto shop owner, far removed from the man who once protected the world's freedom. Reluctantly called back into action by the government, Jack ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Peter Hewitt
CAST:  Tim Allen  •  Courteney Cox  •  Chevy Chase  •  Spencer Breslin




Marie Antoinette (2006) RT 55% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Feb 2007

The retelling of France's iconic but ill-fated queen, Marie Antoinette. From her betrothal and marriage to Louis XVI at 15 to her reign as queen at 19 and ultimately the fall ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Sofia Coppola
CAST:  Kirsten Dunst  •  Jason Schwartzman  •  Judy Davis  •  Rip Torn

Forty Shades of Blue (2005) RT 59% / Audience 43%

DVD release: May 2006

A Russian woman living in Memphis with a much older rock-n-roll legend experiences a personal awakening when her husband's estranged son comes to visit.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ira Sachs
CAST:  Dina Korzun  •  Rip Torn  •  Darren E. Burrows  •  Andrew Henderson

The Sisters (2005) RT 30% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Jun 2006

Based on Anton Chekov's "The Three Sisters" about siblings living in a college town who struggle with the death of their father and try to reconcile relationships in their own ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Horror
DIRECTION:  Arthur Allan Seidelman
CAST:  Elizabeth Banks  •  Maria Bello  •  Erika Christensen  •  Eric McCormack

Eulogy (2004)

A black comedy that follows three generations of a family, who come together for the funeral of the patriarch - unveiling a litany of family secrets and covert relationships.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael Clancy
CAST:  Hank Azaria  •  Jesse Bradford  •  Zooey Deschanel  •  Glenne Headly

DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story (2004)

When megalomaniacal White Goodman, the owner of a trendy, high-end fitness center, makes a move to take over the struggling local gym run by happy-go-lucky Pete La Fleur, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Rawson Marshall Thurber
CAST:  Vince Vaughn  •  Christine Taylor  •  Ben Stiller  •  Rip Torn

Welcome to Mooseport (2004) RT 13% / Audience 19%

DVD release: May 2004

A US president (Gene Hackman) who has retired after two terms in office returns to his hometown of Mooseport, Maine and decides to run for Mayor against another local ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Donald Petrie
CAST:  Ray Romano  •  Gene Hackman  •  Marcia Gay Harden  •  Maura Tierney

Rolling Kansas (2003) RT Audience 79%

DVD release: Aug 2004

A group of friends go on a journey to a secret marijuana forest in Kansas.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Thomas Haden Church
CAST:  James Roday  •  Sam Huntington  •  Jay Paulson  •  Charlie Finn

Love Object (2003) RT 42% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Jul 2004

The twisted tale of Kenneth, socially insecure technical writer who forms an obsessive relationship with "Nikki", an anatomically accurate silicone sex doll he orders over the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Horror • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Parigi
CAST:  Desmond Harrington  •  Melissa Sagemiller  •  Udo Kier  •  Rip Torn

Men in Black II (2002) RT 39% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Nov 2002

Kay and Jay reunite to provide our best, last and only line of defense against a sinister seductress who levels the toughest challenge yet to the MIBs untarnished mission ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Will Smith  •  Rip Torn  •  Lara Flynn Boyle

Freddy Got Fingered (2001) RT 11% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Oct 2001

An unemployed cartoonist moves back in with his parents and younger brother Freddy. When his parents demand he leave, he begins to spread rumors that his father is sexually ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Tom Green
CAST:  Tom Green  •  Rip Torn  •  Marisa Coughlan  •  Eddie Kaye Thomas