Search results for "Rob Lowe"


Comedy Central Roast of Rob Lowe (2016)

It's Rob Lowe's turn to step in to the celebrity hot seat for the latest installment of The Comedy Central Roast.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Joel Gallen
CAST:  David Spade  •  Rob Lowe  •  Jeffrey Ross  •  Jimmy Carr

Atomic Train (1999) RT Audience 34%

DVD release: Sep 1999

A train headed for Denver carrying nuclear waste and toxic materials is en route for disaster when it becomes a runaway. Renegade investigator and train enthusiast John Seger ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Dick Lowry  •  David Jackson
CAST:  Rob Lowe  •  Kristin Davis  •  Mena Suvari  •  Esai Morales

Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999) RT 51% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Nov 1999

When diabolical genius Dr. Evil travels back in time to steal superspy Austin Powers's "mojo," Austin must return to the swingin' '60s himself -- with the help of American ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Crime • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Jay Roach
CAST:  Mike Myers  •  Heather Graham  •  Michael York  •  Robert Wagner

Bad Influence (1990) RT 71% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Dec 2002

Michael, a wimpy young executive, is about to get pulverized by a jealous boyfriend in a bar when a handsome, mysterious stranger steps in--and then disappears. Later that ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Curtis Hanson
CAST:  Rob Lowe  •  James Spader  •  Lisa Zane  •  Marcia Cross

Contact (1997) RT 62% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Dec 1997

Contact is a science fiction film about an encounter with alien intelligence. Based on the novel by Carl Sagan the film starred Jodie Foster as the one chosen scientist who ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Robert Zemeckis
CAST:  Jodie Foster  •  David Morse  •  Matthew McConaughey  •  James Woods

Mulholland Falls (1996) RT 31% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Nov 2004

In 1950s Los Angeles, a special crime squad of the LAPD investigates the murder of a young woman.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Lee Tamahori
CAST:  Nick Nolte  •  Melanie Griffith  •  Chazz Palminteri  •  Michael Madsen

'Salem's Lot (2004)

Writer Ben Mears returns to his childhood home of Jerusalem's Lot and discovers that it is being terrorized by vampires.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mikael Salomon
CAST:  Rob Lowe  •  James Cromwell  •  Donald Sutherland  •  Andre Braugher

Stir of Echoes: The Homecoming (2007)

A soldier returns home from the Iraq war only to be haunted by visions of the dead.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ernie Barbarash
CAST:  Rob Lowe  •  Marnie McPhail

Thank You for Smoking (2005) RT 86% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Oct 2006

The chief spokesperson and lobbyist Nick Naylor is the Vice-President of the Academy of Tobacco Studies. He is talented in speaking and spins argument to defend the cigarette ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jason Reitman
CAST:  Aaron Eckhart  •  Maria Bello  •  Cameron Bright  •  Adam Brody

The Christmas Blessing (2005) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Oct 2007

In the inspiring sequel to The Christmas Shoes, Nathan Andrews (Neil Patrick Harris, How I Met Your Mother) is all grown up. As a young doctor, Nathan finds himself ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • Romance
DIRECTION:  Karen Arthur
CAST:  Neil Patrick Harris  •  Rebecca Gayheart  •  Angus T. Jones  •  Hugh Thompson




The Outsiders (1983) RT 65% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Nov 1999

When two poor greasers, Johnny, and Ponyboy are assaulted by a vicious gang, the socs, and Johnny kills one of the attackers, tension begins to mount between the two rival ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Francis Ford Coppola
CAST:  Matt Dillon  •  Ralph Macchio  •  C. Thomas Howell  •  Patrick Swayze

The Specials (2000) RT 47% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Mar 2001

America's 7th Best Superhero Team, the Specials, are a group of geeks and oddballs. We get to see one day in their lives as fan and new member Nightbird joins the group, just ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Craig Mazin
CAST:  Jordan Ladd  •  Rob Lowe  •  Jamie Kennedy  •  Thomas Haden Church

Tommy Boy (1995) RT 44% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Nov 1999

Party animal Tommy Callahan is a few cans short of a six-pack. But when the family business starts tanking, it's up to Tommy and number-cruncher Richard Hayden to save the day.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Peter Segal
CAST:  Chris Farley  •  David Spade  •  Brian Dennehy  •  Bo Derek

View from the Top (2003) RT 14% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Sep 2003

A small-town woman tries to achieve her goal of becoming a flight attendant.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Bruno Barreto
CAST:  Gwyneth Paltrow  •  Christina Applegate  •  Candice Bergen  •  Marc Blucas

Wayne's World (1992) RT 85% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Nov 1999

When a sleazy TV exec offers Wayne and Garth a fat contract to tape their late-night public access show at his network, they can't believe their good fortune. But they soon ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Penelope Spheeris
CAST:  Mike Myers  •  Dana Carvey  •  Rob Lowe  •  Tia Carrere

Class (1983) RT 25% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Nov 2000

Naive Midwestern prep student Jonathan bonds with his more worldly roommate, Skip, who takes the small-town boy under his wing. At Skip's urging, the inexperienced Jonathan is ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Lewis John Carlino
CAST:  Jacqueline Bisset  •  Rob Lowe  •  Andrew McCarthy  •  Cliff Robertson

St. Elmo's Fire (1985) RT 47% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Nov 2001

Seven friends - Alec, Billy, Jules, Kevin, Kirby, Leslie and Wendy - are trying to navigate through life and their friendships following college graduation. Alec, who aspires ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joel Schumacher
CAST:  Emilio Estevez  •  Rob Lowe  •  Andrew McCarthy  •  Demi Moore

Square Dance (1987) RT 31% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Mar 2003

An awkward 13-year-old (Winona Ryder) leaves her cranky grandfather (Jason Robards) in rural Texas, to live with her mother (Jane Alexander) in Fort Worth.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Daniel Petrie
CAST:  Winona Ryder  •  Rob Lowe  •  Jason Robards  •  Jane Alexander

About Last Night... (1986)

A man and woman meet and try to have a romantic affair, despite their personal problems and the interference of their disapproving friends.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Edward Zwick
CAST:  Demi Moore  •  Rob Lowe  •  James Belushi  •  Elizabeth Perkins

Oxford Blues (1984) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: Jun 2009

A young American hustler in Las Vegas spots a rich English Lady. Smitten, he pursues her to England, where his only chance of getting together with her is to enroll in Oxford ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Boris
CAST:  Rob Lowe  •  Ally Sheedy  •  Amanda Pays  •  Julian Sands