Search results for "Sam Rockwell"


The Green Mile (1999) RT 80% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Jun 2000

A supernatural tale set on death row in a Southern prison, where gentle giant John Coffey possesses the mysterious power to heal people's ailments. When the cellblock's head ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Frank Darabont
CAST:  Tom Hanks  •  Michael Clarke Duncan  •  Bonnie Hunt  •  David Morse

Iron Man 2 (2010) RT 72% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Sep 2010

With the world now aware of his dual life as the armored superhero Iron Man, billionaire inventor Tony Stark faces pressure from the government, the press, and the public to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Jon Favreau
CAST:  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Gwyneth Paltrow  •  Don Cheadle  •  Scarlett Johansson

Galaxy Quest (1999) RT 90% / Audience 78%

DVD release: May 2000

Decades after the success of the sci-fi series "Galaxy Quest," the show's washed-up stars -- Jason Nesmith, Gwen DeMarco and Alexander Dane -- are unwittingly recruited by ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Dean Parisot
CAST:  Tim Allen  •  Sigourney Weaver  •  Alan Rickman  •  Tony Shalhoub

Moon (2009) RT 89% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Jan 2010

With only three weeks left in his three year contract, Sam Bell is getting anxious to finally return to Earth. He is the only occupant of a Moon-based manufacturing facility ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Duncan Jones
CAST:  Sam Rockwell  •  Kevin Spacey  •  Dominique McElligott  •  Rosie Shaw

The Way, Way Back (2013)

Over the course of his summer break, a teenager comes into his own thanks in part to the friendship he strikes up with one of the park's managers.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Nat Faxon  •  Jim Rash
CAST:  Steve Carell  •  Toni Collette  •  Allison Janney  •  Sam Rockwell

Better Living Through Chemistry (2014) RT 20% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Apr 2014

A straight-laced pharmacist's uneventful life spirals out of control when he starts an affair with a trophy wife customer who takes him on a joyride involving sex, drugs and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Geoff Moore  •  David Posamentier
CAST:  Olivia Wilde  •  Michelle Monaghan  •  Sam Rockwell  •  Ray Liotta

Laggies (2014) RT 67% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Feb 2015

Overeducated and underemployed, 28 year old Megan is in the throes of a quarterlife crisis. Squarely into adulthood with no career prospects, no particular motivation to think ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lynn Shelton
CAST:  Keira Knightley  •  Sam Rockwell  •  Chloë Grace Moretz  •  Ellie Kemper

Poltergeist (2015)

Legendary filmmaker Sam Raimi and director Gil Kenan reimagine and contemporize the classic tale about a family whose suburban home is invaded by angry spirits. When the ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Gil Kenan
CAST:  Sam Rockwell  •  Jared Harris  •  Rosemarie DeWitt  •  Nicholas Braun

A Case of You (2013) RT 44% / Audience 26%

DVD release: Feb 2014

A young writer tries to impress a girl he meets online with an embellished profile, but he finds himself in a real mess when she falls for him and he has to keep up the act.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Kat Coiro
CAST:  Justin Long  •  Evan Rachel Wood  •  Peter Dinklage  •  Sam Rockwell

Trust Me (2013) RT 54% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Aug 2014

Trust Me follows flailing Hollywood agent Howard, who seemingly strikes gold after signing the next big child star. What results is an unexpected ride through the nasty inner ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Clark Gregg
CAST:  Clark Gregg  •  Saxon Sharbino  •  Amanda Peet  •  Sam Rockwell




A Single Shot (2013) RT 50% / Audience 32%

DVD release: Jan 2014

The tragic death of a beautiful young girl starts a tense and atmospheric game of cat and mouse between hunter John Moon and the hardened backwater criminals out for his blood.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David M. Rosenthal
CAST:  Sam Rockwell  •  William H. Macy  •  Jeffrey Wright  •  Jason Isaacs

Seven Psychopaths (2012) RT 82% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Jan 2013

A struggling screenwriter inadvertently becomes entangled in the Los Angeles criminal underworld after his oddball friends kidnap a gangster's beloved Shih Tzu.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Martin McDonagh
CAST:  Colin Farrell  •  Sam Rockwell  •  Christopher Walken  •  Woody Harrelson

The Sitter (2011) RT 21% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Mar 2012

Noah, is not your typical entertain-the-kids-no-matter-how-boring-it-is kind of sitter. He's reluctant to take a sitting gig; he'd rather, well, be doing anything else, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  David Gordon Green
CAST:  Sam Rockwell  •  Jonah Hill  •  Max Records  •  Ari Graynor

Cowboys & Aliens (2011) RT 43% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Dec 2011

A stranger stumbles into the desert town of Absolution with no memory of his past and a futuristic shackle around his wrist. With the help of mysterious beauty Ella and the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction • Thriller • Western
DIRECTION:  Jon Favreau
CAST:  Olivia Wilde  •  Harrison Ford  •  Daniel Craig  •  Sam Rockwell

Showing Up (2014) RT Audience 100%

An unprecedented look at the audition, compiled from more than 50 interviews with notable artists including Kristin Chenoweth, Richard Griffiths, Zoe Kazan, Nathan Lane, Chris ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Riad Galayini  •  James Morrison
CAST:  Zoe Kazan  •  Nathan Lane  •  Mary Elizabeth Winstead  •  John Slattery

Conviction (2010)

When Betty Anne Waters' older brother Kenny is arrested for murder and sentenced to life in 1983, Betty Anne, a Massachusetts wife and mother of two, dedicates her life to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Tony Goldwyn
CAST:  Hilary Swank  •  Minnie Driver  •  Bailee Madison  •  Loren Dean

Gentlemen Broncos (2009) RT 19% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Mar 2010

A teenager attends a fantasy writers' convention where he discovers his idea has been stolen by an established novelist.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jared Hess
CAST:  Michael Angarano  •  Sam Rockwell  •  Clive Revill  •  Jemaine Clement

G-Force (2009) RT 22% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Dec 2009

A team of trained secret agent animals, guinea pigs Darwin, Juarez, Blaster, mole Speckles, and fly Mooch takes on a mission for the US government to stop evil Leonard Saber, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Hoyt Yeatman
CAST:  Sam Rockwell  •  Penélope Cruz  •  Tracy Morgan  •  Jon Favreau

The Winning Season (2009) RT 52% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Nov 2010

A comedy centered on a has-been coach who is given a shot at redemption when he's asked to run his local high school's girls basketball team  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  James C. Strouse
CAST:  Sam Rockwell  •  Shareeka Epps  •  Emily Rios  •  Rooney Mara