Search results for "Stephen Tobolowsky"


Two Idiots in Hollywood (1988)

Idiots Taylor Dupp and Murphy Wegg flee their humdrum existence in Dayton, Ohio for the glamour of Hollywood. Murphy turns his complete lack of talent into a career as a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Stephen Tobolowsky
CAST:  Jim McGrath  •  Cheryl Anderson  •  Kat Sawyer-Young  •  Jeff Doucette

Memento (2000) RT 92% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Sep 2001

Suffering short-term memory loss after a head injury, Leonard Shelby embarks on a grim quest to find the lowlife who murdered his wife in this gritty, complex thriller that ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Christopher Nolan
CAST:  Guy Pearce  •  Carrie-Anne Moss  •  Joe Pantoliano  •  Mark Boone Junior

Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014) RT 80% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Oct 2014

A young boy and his dog, who happens to have a genius-level IQ, spring into action when their time-travel machine is stolen and moments in history begin to be changed.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Rob Minkoff
CAST:  Ty Burrell  •  Max Charles  •  Ariel Winter  •  Allison Janney

The Lorax (2012) RT Audience 83%

DVD release: Oct 2003

A 12-year-old boy searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Chris Renaud  •  Kyle Balda
CAST:  Zac Efron  •  Danny DeVito  •  Taylor Swift  •  Ed Helms

The Last Ride (2012) RT 44% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Jun 2013

The final days of Hank Williams.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Harry Thomason
CAST:  Kaley Cuoco  •  Ray McKinnon  •  Stephen Tobolowsky  •  Henry Thomas

You May Not Kiss the Bride (2011) RT Audience 34%

DVD release: Feb 2013

An unassuming pet photographer is thrown into serious action, adventure and romance when he's forced to marry a Croatian bride and spend his honeymoon at a remote tropical ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Romance
DIRECTION:  Rob Hedden
CAST:  Dave Annable  •  Katharine McPhee  •  Rob Schneider  •  Mena Suvari

Buried (2010) RT 87% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Jan 2011

Paul is a U.S. truck driver working in Iraq. After an attack by a group of Iraqis he wakes to find he is buried alive inside a coffin. With only a lighter and a cell phone ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Rodrigo Cortés
CAST:  Ryan Reynolds  •  José Luis García Pérez  •  Robert Paterson  •  Stephen Tobolowsky

Beethoven's Big Break (2008) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Dec 2008

Eddie, a struggling animal trainer and single dad suddenly finds himself the personal wrangler for a large and lovable St. Bernard whose fabulous movie "audition" catapults ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Mike Elliott
CAST:  Jonathan Silverman  •  Moisés Arias  •  Rhea Perlman  •  Stephen Tobolowsky

Pope Dreams (2006) RT Audience 66%

DVD release: Aug 2008

In the vein of Good Will Hunting and Garden State, POPE DREAMS is a coming of age tale about a young man at a crossroads in life. Filled with heart, music, life, and loss. And ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Patrick Hogan
CAST:  Phillip Vaden  •  Marnette Patterson  •  Julie Hagerty  •  Stephen Tobolowsky

Living 'til the End (2005) RT Audience 56%

DVD release: Jan 2007

Told by a psychic of his imminent death on his next birthday, Jack lives out the year, as a hopeless agoraphobic, until he meets a young woman who slowly coaxes him out of his ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Amanda Goodwin
CAST:  Sean Maher  •  Jaime Ray Newman  •  Janet Carroll  •  Stephen Tobolowsky




Stephen Tobolowsky's Birthday Party (2006) RT 100% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Nov 2007

In Stephen Tobolowsky’s Birthday Party film-makers Robert Brinkmann and Andrew Putschoegl follow Stephen on his birthday and document a performance he gives for the cameras ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Robert Brinkmann
CAST:  Stephen Tobolowsky  •  Ann Hearn  •  Mena Suvari  •  Amy Adams

Garfield: The Movie (2004)

Garfield, the fat, lazy, lasagna lover, has everything a cat could want. But when Jon, in an effort to impress the Liz - the vet and an old high-school crush - adopts a dog ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Peter Hewitt
CAST:  Breckin Meyer  •  Jennifer Love Hewitt  •  Stephen Tobolowsky  •  Bill Murray

Win a Date with Tad Hamilton! (2004) RT 52% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Apr 2004

A small-town girl wins a date with a Hollywood star through a contest. When the date goes better than expected, a love triangle forms between the girl, the celebrity, and the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Luketic
CAST:  Josh Duhamel  •  Kate Bosworth  •  Topher Grace  •  Nathan Lane

Sleep Easy, Hutch Rimes (2004) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: May 2003

Insurance agent Hutch Rimes spends a lot of time at the Sleep Easy Hotel, taking long lurid lunch breaks with a string of sexy secretaries who he hires for their "special ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Matthew Irmas
CAST:  Steven Weber  •  Swoosie Kurtz  •  Stacey Travis  •  Sean Moran

The Country Bears (2002) RT 30% / Audience 32%

DVD release: Dec 2002

Based on an attraction at Disneyland, the Country Bear Jamboree, "The Country Bears" is one in a long line of live action Disney family films. A satirical, behind-the-music ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Peter Hastings
CAST:  Haley Joel Osment  •  Diedrich Bader  •  Candy Ford  •  James Gammon

Love Liza (2002) RT 53% / Audience 77%

DVD release: May 2003

Following the unexplained suicide of his wife Liza, website designer Wilson Joel turns to huffing gasoline fumes and remote control gaming while avoiding an inevitable ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Todd Louiso
CAST:  Philip Seymour Hoffman  •  J.D. Walsh  •  Jimmy Raskin  •  Kathy Bates

Black River (2001)

DVD release: Dec 1996

Burned-out Hollywood screenwriter Bo Aikens (Jay Mohr) is fed up with life in Los Angeles. He heads out of the hustle and bustle of the big city and arrives in picturesque ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jeff Bleckner
CAST:  Jay Mohr  •  Lisa Edelstein  •  Ann Cusack  •  Stephen Tobolowsky

Freddy Got Fingered (2001) RT 11% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Oct 2001

An unemployed cartoonist moves back in with his parents and younger brother Freddy. When his parents demand he leave, he begins to spread rumors that his father is sexually ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Tom Green
CAST:  Tom Green  •  Rip Torn  •  Marisa Coughlan  •  Eddie Kaye Thomas

The Operator (2000) RT 45% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Mar 2002

A scoundrel is tormented by a seemingly-omniscent telephone operator.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Jon Dichter
CAST:  Michael Laurence  •  Stephen Tobolowsky  •  Brion James  •  Brad Leland