Search results for "Sean Astin"

The Long and Short of It (2003) RT Audience 63%

A workman gets some unexpected help from two people of vastly different sizes.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sean Astin
CAST:  Andrew Lesnie

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001) RT 91% / Audience 95%

DVD release: Aug 2002

Young hobbit Frodo Baggins, after inheriting a mysterious ring from his uncle Bilbo, must leave his home in order to keep it from falling into the hands of its evil creator. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Peter Jackson
CAST:  Elijah Wood  •  Ian McKellen  •  Viggo Mortensen  •  Liv Tyler

The Goonies (1985) RT 70% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Aug 2001

A young teenager named Mikey Walsh finds an old treasure map in his father's attic. Hoping to save their homes from demolition, Mikey and his friends Data Wang, Chunk Cohen, ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Richard Donner
CAST:  Sean Astin  •  Josh Brolin  •  Jeff Cohen  •  Corey Feldman

50 First Dates (2004) RT 44% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Henry is a player skilled at seducing women. But when this veterinarian meets Lucy, a girl with a quirky problem when it comes to total recall, he realizes it's possible to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Peter Segal
CAST:  Adam Sandler  •  Drew Barrymore  •  Rob Schneider  •  Sean Astin

Moms' Night Out (2014) RT 18% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Sep 2014

Yearning for an evening without their kids, some friends plan a night out. But to do this, their husbands need to watch the kids. What can go wrong?  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Andrew Erwin  •  Jon Erwin
CAST:  Sarah Drew  •  Trace Adkins  •  Sean Astin  •  Patricia Heaton

Addicted To Fame (2012) RT 27% / Audience 67%

DVD release: May 2013

A documentary that goes behind the scenes of the movie Illegal Aliens, and a filmmaker's journey from obscurity to moral blindness in the seductive glare of the media spotlight.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary
DIRECTION:  David Giancola
CAST:  Anna Nicole Smith  •  David Giancola  •  Jesse Eisenberg  •  Sean Astin

Amazing Love (2012) RT Audience 54%

DVD release: Feb 2013

Teen friends, Steve, Carrie, Cooper, and Gameboy embark on a weekend camping trip lead by their church youth group leader Stuart (Sean Astin) and his wife Beth (Erin Bethea). ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kevin Downes
CAST:  Sean Astin  •  Patty Duke  •  Erin Bethea  •  Savannah Jayde

And They're Off (2011)

A comedy centered on a failed horse trainer who desperately wants to be back in the winner's circle.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Rob Schiller
CAST:  Sean Astin  •  Mark Moses  •  Kevin Nealon  •  Cheri Oteri

Demoted (2011) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: Jun 2012

What go around comes around for a pair of prank-playing tire salesmen (Astin and Vartan) who find themselves placed in secretarial jobs by their put-upon boss (Cross)  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
CAST:  Sean Astin  •  David Cross  •  Michael Vartan  •  Sara Foster

The Boys of Abu Ghraib (2014)

An American soldier deployed at Abu Ghraib finds himself behind the walls of the infamous Hard Site, where he develops a secret friendship with an Iraqi detainee.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Luke Moran
CAST:  Sara Paxton  •  Sean Astin  •  Michael Welch  •  John Heard

The Witches of Oz (2011)

The Witches of Oz follows the exploits of the grown Dorothy Gale, now a successful children's book author, as she moves from Kansas to present day New York City. Dorothy ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Leigh Scott
CAST:  Christopher Lloyd  •  Sean Astin  •  Mia Sara  •  Ethan Embry

With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story (2010) RT Audience 77%

DVD release: Nov 2012

At 89 years old, Stan Lee's name appears on more than one BILLION comics in 75 countries in 25 languages. Arguably the most recognized name in comics, Stan Lee has co-created ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Terry Dougas  •  Nikki Frakes  •  Will Hess
CAST:  Stan Lee  •  Sean Astin  •  Kenneth Branagh  •  Nicolas Cage

Stay Cool (2009) RT 14% / Audience 25%

DVD release: Dec 2011

The film centers on a successful author who is forced to confront an unrequited high school crush when he returns home to deliver a commencement address to graduating seniors. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Michael Polish
CAST:  Winona Ryder  •  Chevy Chase  •  Sean Astin  •  Mark Polish

Forever Strong (2008) RT 29% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Jun 2009

Rick Penning lives life just like he plays rugby; fast, hard-hitting and intense. When life on the edge lands him in jail, prison ward Marcus Tate offers him a chance to get ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ryan Little
CAST:  Neal McDonough  •  Gary Cole  •  Sean Astin  •  Sean Faris

Spirit of the Forest (2008)

The Spirit of the Forest is a fun-filled, action-packed adventure that takes you into a spectacular world beyond your imagination! The evil Mrs. D’Abondo wants to help a ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  David Rubin
CAST:  Sean Astin  •  María Adánez  •  Anjelica Huston  •  Ron Perlman

The Colour of Magic (2008) RT Audience 68%

DVD release: Jul 2009

As Rincewind involuntarily becomes a guide to the naive tourist Twoflower, they find themselves forced to flee the city of Ankh-Morpork to escape a terrible fire, and begin on ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Vadim Jean
CAST:  David Jason  •  Sean Astin  •  Tim Curry  •  Jeremy Irons

The Final Season (2007) RT 26% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Apr 2008

True story of Kent Stock, who in the early 90's, gives up a job and ditches his wedding plans to take over as head coach as the Norway High School baseball team. Kent must win ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David M. Evans
CAST:  Powers Boothe  •  Sean Astin  •  Rachael Leigh Cook

What Love Is (2007) RT 15% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Apr 2008

It's Valentine's Day and Tomhas big plans. He's about to get engaged and has a surprise party planned to share the good news with friends. But things take a turn for the worse ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mars Callahan
CAST:  Cuba Gooding, Jr.  •  Matthew Lillard  •  Sean Astin  •  Terrence 'T.C.' Carson