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

Basic Instinct (1992) RT 54% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Aug 1997

A police detective is in charge of the investigation of a brutal murder, in which a beautiful and seductive woman could be involved.  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Paul Verhoeven
CAST:  Michael Douglas  •  Sharon Stone  •  George Dzundza  •  Jeanne Tripplehorn

Bird on a Wire (1990) RT 32% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Jul 1998

A FBI informant has kept his new identity secret for 15 years, now an old flame has recognised him and the bad guys are back for revenge.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Badham
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Goldie Hawn  •  Joan Severance  •  David Carradine

Calendar Girl (1993) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Jul 2008

Like many adolescent boys, Roy Darpinian had the hots for movie divas, and one in particular was his wet dream as half of America's in the 1950s: Marilyn Monroe. The ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  John Whitesell
CAST:  Jason Priestley  •  Gabriel Olds  •  Jerry O'Connell  •  Joe Pantoliano

Don't Look Under the Bed (1999) RT Audience 69%

A girl calls on her brother's imaginary friend to banish a mischievous boogeyman who has framed her for his pranks.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Kenneth Johnson
CAST:  Erin Chambers  •  Ty Hodges  •  Robin Riker  •  Steve Valentine

Failure to Launch (2006) RT 24% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Jun 2006

Tripp, an attractive man in his thirties, is still living with his parents Al and Sue. Tripp's best friends Demo and Ace are also still living in their parents' homes and seem ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tom Dey
CAST:  Matthew McConaughey  •  Sarah Jessica Parker  •  Zooey Deschanel  •  Justin Bartha

Freaky Friday (2003) RT 88% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Dec 2003

Jamie Lee Curtis stars as Tess Coleman, mother of 15-year-old Anna (Lindsay Lohan), in this remake of the 1976 Jodie Foster comedy. Mother and daughter bicker over everything ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Mark Waters
CAST:  Jamie Lee Curtis  •  Lindsay Lohan  •  Mark Harmon  •  Harold Gould

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

Groundhog Day (1993) RT 96% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Jan 2002

A narcissistic TV weatherman, along with his attractive-but-distant producer and mawkish cameraman, is sent to report on Groundhog Day in the small town of Punxsutawney, where ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Harold Ramis
CAST:  Bill Murray  •  Andie MacDowell  •  Chris Elliott  •  Stephen Tobolowsky




Homeward Bound II: Lost in San Francisco (1996)

Your favorite talking animals are back! The film focuses on the further adventures of Shadow (voiced by Ralph Waite), Sassy (voiced by Sally Field), and Chance (voiced by ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  David R. Ellis
CAST:  Ralph Waite  •  Michael J. Fox  •  Sally Field  •  Michael Bell

Mississippi Burning (1988) RT 89% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Feb 1998

Two FBI agents investigating the murder of civil rights workers during the 60s seek to breach the conspiracy of silence in a small Southern town where segregation divides ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alan Parker
CAST:  Gene Hackman  •  Willem Dafoe  •  Frances McDormand  •  Brad Dourif

Mr. Magoo (1997) RT 4% / Audience 24%

DVD release: Jul 2001

Mr. Magoo, a man with terrible eyesight, gets caught up in a museum robbery.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Stanley Tong
CAST:  Leslie Nielsen  •  Kelly Lynch  •  Matt Keeslar  •  Nick Chinlund

Murder in the First (1995) RT 50% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Jun 1999

Inspired by a true story. A petty criminal sent to Alcatraz in the 1930s is caught attempting to make an escape. As punishment he is put in solitary confinement. The maximum ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Marc Rocco
CAST:  Christian Slater  •  Kevin Bacon  •  Gary Oldman  •  Embeth Davidtz

National Security (2003) RT 11% / Audience 45%

DVD release: May 2003

Two mismatched security guards are thrown together to bust a smuggling operation.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Dennis Dugan
CAST:  Martin Lawrence  •  Steve Zahn  •  Colm Feore  •  Bill Duke

Radioland Murders (1994) RT 24% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Oct 2000

In 1939, WBN, a fourth radio network, is about to take to America's airwaves. As if the confusion of the premiere night wasn't enough, Penny Henderson, the owner's secretary, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama • Music • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mel Smith
CAST:  Brian Benben  •  Mary Stuart Masterson  •  Ned Beatty  •  George Burns

Single White Female (1992) RT 56% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Feb 1998

Attractive Manhattanite Allison Jones has it all: a handsome beau, a rent-controlled apartment, and a promising career as a fashion designer. When boyfriend Sam proves ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Barbet Schroeder
CAST:  Bridget Fonda  •  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  Steven Weber  •  Peter Friedman

Sneakers (1992) RT 81% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Mar 1998

When shadowy U.S. intelligence agents blackmail a reformed computer hacker and his eccentric team of security experts into stealing a code-breaking 'black box' from a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Phil Alden Robinson
CAST:  Robert Redford  •  Sidney Poitier  •  Dan Aykroyd  •  David Strathairn

Spaceballs (1987) RT 54% / Audience 83%

DVD release: May 2000

When the nefarious Dark Helmet hatches a plan to snatch Princess Vespa and steal her planet's air, space-bum-for-hire Lone Starr and his clueless sidekick fly to the rescue. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Mel Brooks
CAST:  Mel Brooks  •  Rick Moranis  •  Bill Pullman  •  Daphne Zuniga

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