Search results for "Robin Williams"


Dead Poets Society (1989) RT 85% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Nov 1998

At an elite, old-fashioned boarding school in New England, a passionate English teacher inspires his students to rebel against convention and seize the potential of every day, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Peter Weir
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Ethan Hawke  •  Robert Sean Leonard  •  Gale Hansen

Hook (1991) RT 30% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Mar 2000

The boy who wasn't supposed to grow up—Peter Pan—did just that, becoming a soulless corporate lawyer whose workaholism could cost him his wife and kids. But a trip to see ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Dustin Hoffman  •  Julia Roberts  •  Bob Hoskins

A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001) RT 73% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Mar 2002

Eleven-year-old David is the first android with human feelings. He is adopted by the Swinton family to test his ability to function. Before they are done testing him though ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Haley Joel Osment  •  Frances O'Connor  •  Sam Robards  •  Jake Thomas

Aladdin (1992) RT 94% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Oct 2004

Princess Jasmine grows tired of being forced to remain in the palace and she sneaks out into the marketplace in disguise where she meets street-urchin Aladdin and the two ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ron Clements  •  John Musker
CAST:  Scott Weinger  •  Robin Williams  •  Linda Larkin  •  Jonathan Freeman

Aladdin and the King of Thieves (1996) RT 27% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Jan 2005

At long last, Aladdin is about to marry the Princess Jasmine. Despite the presence and encouragement of his friends Genie, Carpet, and Abu, he is fearful and anxious. He is ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tad Stones
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Scott Weinger  •  Linda Larkin  •  John Rhys-Davies

Insomnia (2002) RT 92% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Oct 2002

Two Los Angeles homicide detectives are dispatched to a northern town where the sun doesn't set to investigate the methodical murder of a local teen.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Christopher Nolan
CAST:  Hilary Swank  •  Al Pacino  •  Robin Williams  •  Maura Tierney

August Rush (2007) RT 37% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Mar 2008

A drama with fairy tale elements, where an orphaned musical prodigy uses his gift as a clue to finding his birth parents.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Kirsten Sheridan
CAST:  Freddie Highmore  •  Keri Russell  •  Jonathan Rhys Meyers  •  Terrence Howard

Kelly Clarkson's Cautionary Christmas Music Tale (2013)

Clarkson and guests will celebrate the festive season with a comedic musical take on a traditional Christmas morality tale. Song selection will come directly off her ...  (more)

GENRES: Music
DIRECTION:  Hamish Hamilton
CAST:  Kelly Clarkson  •  Blake Shelton  •  Reba McEntire  •  Trisha Yearwood

The Face of Love (2013) RT 42% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Jul 2014

A widow falls for a guy who bears a striking resemblance to her late husband.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Arie Posin
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Ed Harris  •  Annette Bening  •  Amy Brenneman

The Butler (2013)

A look at the life of Cecil Gaines who served eight presidents as the White House's head butler from 1952 to 1986, and had a unique front-row seat as political and racial ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Lee Daniels
CAST:  Forest Whitaker  •  David Banner  •  Michael Rainey Jr.  •  LaJessie Smith




Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic (2015) RT 80% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Feb 2015

In the 1970s, Richard Pryor dropped like a bomb into the sanitized landscape of American television. Raised in his grandmother's Illinois bordello, he became famous for his ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Marina Zenovich
CAST:  Whoopi Goldberg  •  Robin Williams  •  Dave Chappelle  •  Mike Epps

The Big Wedding (2013) RT 7% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Aug 2013

To the amusement of their adult children and friends, long divorced couple Don and Ellie Griffin are once again forced to play the happy couple for the sake of their adopted ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Justin Zackham
CAST:  Robert De Niro  •  Diane Keaton  •  Katherine Heigl  •  Amanda Seyfried

The Angriest Man in Brooklyn (2014) RT 10% / Audience 29%

DVD release: Jul 2014

After learning that a brain aneurysm will kill him in about 90 minutes, a perpetually unhappy man struggles to come to terms with his fate and make amends with everyone he has ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Phil Alden Robinson
CAST:  Mila Kunis  •  Peter Dinklage  •  Robin Williams  •  Melissa Leo

Persistence Of Vision (2012) RT 83% / Audience 100%

It was to be the greatest animated film of all time. Not just an eye-opener, but a game-changer. Richard Williams demanded nothing less, investing nearly three decades into ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Kevin Schreck
CAST:  Richard Williams  •  Omar Ali-Shah  •  Charles Fleischer  •  Robin Williams

Happy Feet Two (2011) RT 46% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Mar 2012

Mumble the penguin has a problem: his son Erik, who is reluctant to dance, encounters The Mighty Sven, a penguin who can fly! Things get worse for Mumble when the world is ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  George Miller
CAST:  Elijah Wood  •  Robin Williams  •  Pink  •  E.G. Daily

Industrial Light & Magic: Creating the Impossible (2010)

Leslie Iwerks' documentary takes audiences behind the scenes at ILM with in depth interviews with some of the company's top talent and showcases never before seen footage ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Documentary
DIRECTION:  Leslie Iwerks
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  George Lucas  •  Steven Spielberg  •  Ron Howard

Old Dogs (2009) RT 5% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Mar 2010

Charlie and Dan have been best friends and business partners for thirty years; their Manhattan public relations firm is on the verge of a huge business deal with a Japanese ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Walt Becker
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  John Travolta  •  Seth Green  •  Justin Long

Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009)

Hapless museum night watchman Larry Daley must help his living, breathing exhibit friends out of a pickle now that they've been transferred to the archives at the Smithsonian ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Ben Stiller  •  Amy Adams  •  Owen Wilson  •  Hank Azaria

World's Greatest Dad (2009) RT 89% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Dec 2009

Robin Williams stars as Lance Clayton, a man who has learned to settle. He dreamed of being a rich and famous writer, but has only managed to make it as a high school poetry ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Bobcat Goldthwait
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Alexie Gilmore  •  Daryl Sabara  •  Geoff Pierson

Robin Williams: Weapons of Self-Destruction (2009)

HBO presents one of the most gifted and revered performers of our time, Academy-Award winning Robin Williams, starring in his fifth exclusive HBO special, taped before a live ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Marty Callner
CAST:  Robin Williams