Search results for "Rosie Perez"


I'm Boricua, Just So You Know! (2006)

Actress Rosie Perez makes a stunning directorial debut in this heartfelt tribute to Puerto Rican pride. She takes an in-depth look at the complex and often controversial ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Rosie Perez  •  Liz Garbus
CAST:  Pedro Albizu Campos  •  Rosie Perez  •  Jimmy Smits  •  Rafael Tufiño

Do the Right Thing (1989) RT 93% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Jun 2009

On the hottest day of the year on a street in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn, everyone's hate and bigotry smolders and builds until it explodes into violence.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Spike Lee
CAST:  Ossie Davis  •  Danny Aiello  •  Giancarlo Esposito  •  Richard Edson

Fearless (1993) RT 86% / Audience 79%

DVD release: May 1999

After a terrible air disaster, survivor Max Klein emerges a changed person. Unable to connect to his former life or to wife Laura, he feels godlike and invulnerable. When ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Peter Weir
CAST:  Jeff Bridges  •  Isabella Rossellini  •  Rosie Perez  •  Tom Hulce

It Could Happen to You (1994) RT 71% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Oct 2001

Charlie Lang is a simple, kindhearted New York City cop. When he realizes he has no money to tip waitress Yvonne Biasi, Lang offers her half the winnings of his lottery ticket ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Andrew Bergman
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Bridget Fonda  •  Rosie Perez  •  Wendell Pierce

Night on Earth (1991) RT 71% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Sep 2007

An anthology of 5 different cab drivers in 5 American and European cities and their remarkable fares on the same eventful night.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Winona Ryder  •  Gena Rowlands  •  Lisanne Falk  •  Alan Randolph Scott

Perdita Durango (1997) RT 33% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Dec 1999

A psychotic criminal couple kidnaps a random teenage couple. The woman rapes the male captive, and lets him watch his lover being raped by the man. They then plan to sacrifice ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Álex de la Iglesia
CAST:  Rosie Perez  •  Javier Bardem  •  Harley Cross  •  Aimee Graham

Riding in Cars with Boys (2001) RT 49% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Mar 2002

A single mother, with dreams of becoming a writer, has a son at the age of 15 in 1965, and goes through a failed marriage with the drug-addicted father.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Penny Marshall
CAST:  Drew Barrymore  •  Steve Zahn  •  Adam Garcia  •  Brittany Murphy

White Men Can't Jump (1992) RT 76% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Billy Hoyle and Sidney Deane are an unlikely pair of basketball hustlers. They team up to con their way across the courts of Los Angeles, playing a game that's fast dangerous ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Ron Shelton
CAST:  Wesley Snipes  •  Woody Harrelson  •  Rosie Perez  •  Tyra Ferrell

Human Nature (2001) RT 49% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Dec 2002

A philosophical burlesque, Human Nature follows the ups and downs of an obsessive scientist, a female naturalist, and the man they discover, born and raised in the wild. As ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Patricia Arquette  •  Tim Robbins  •  Miranda Otto  •  Hilary Duff

The Road to El Dorado (2000) RT 48% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Dec 2000

After a failed swindle, two con-men end up with a map to El Dorado, the fabled "city of gold," and an unintended trip to the New World. Much to their surprise, the map does ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Don Michael Paul  •  Bibo Bergeron
CAST:  Kenneth Branagh  •  Kevin Kline  •  Rosie Perez  •  Armand Assante




Untamed Heart (1993) RT 54% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Nov 2001

Caroline, a young waitress who seems to have bad taste in men, is on her way home one night when thugs attempt to rape her. Adam, the mysterious busboy who works at the same ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tony Bill
CAST:  Christian Slater  •  Marisa Tomei  •  Rosie Perez  •  Kyle Secor

Pete Smalls Is Dead (2010) RT Audience 35%

DVD release: Dec 2011

Two old pals attend an old friends funeral and find there is more to his death than him being dead.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Alexandre Rockwell
CAST:  Peter Dinklage  •  Mark Boone Junior  •  Tim Roth  •  Rosie Perez

The 24 Hour Woman (1999)

Grace tries to be the perfect mother and TV producer but finds trouble in juggling both.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nancy Savoca
CAST:  Rosie Perez  •  Marianne Jean-Baptiste  •  Patti LuPone  •  Melissa Leo

A Brother's Kiss (1997) RT 100% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Jan 2001

Two brothers, Lex and younger Mick, are living in Harlem. Mick is a policeman, and Lex, who spent youth years in reformatory because of injustice after he confronted the cop ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Seth Zvi Rosenfeld
CAST:  Nick Chinlund  •  Michael Raynor  •  Justin Pierce  •  Joshua Danowsky

Lackawanna Blues (2005) RT 71% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Aug 2005

In a story fueled by rhythm and blues, a young boy's life is shaped by love and the stories of a cast of characters in the boarding house where he lives in 1960s Lackawanna, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  George C. Wolfe
CAST:  S. Epatha Merkerson  •  Marcus Carl Franklin  •  Mos Def  •  Louis Gossett, Jr.

Pitch Perfect 2 (2015) RT 66% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Sep 2015

The Bellas are back, and they are better than ever. After being humiliated in front of none other than the President of the United States of America, the Bellas are taken out ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Elizabeth Banks
CAST:  Anna Kendrick  •  Rebel Wilson  •  Brittany Snow  •  Hailee Steinfeld

The Counselor (2013)

A rich and successful lawyer named Counselor is about to get married to his fiancée but soon meets up with the middle-man known as Westray who tells him his drug trafficking ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ridley Scott
CAST:  Michael Fassbender  •  Penélope Cruz  •  Javier Bardem  •  Cameron Diaz