Search results for "Steve Carell"


Suits (1999)

A deodorant company with a product called "Smell No Mo" pits two rival ad agencies in a race to come up with a campaign for a new-fangled sanitary napkin called Vorcan. The ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Eric Weber
CAST:  Robert Klein  •  Larry Pine  •  Paul Lazar  •  Randy Pearlstein

Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013) RT 75% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Apr 2014

With the 70s behind him, San Diego's top rated newsman, Ron Burgundy, returns to take New York's first 24-hour news channel by storm.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Adam McKay
CAST:  Will Ferrell  •  Steve Carell  •  Paul Rudd  •  Christina Applegate

Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004)

It's the 1970s, and San Diego super-sexist anchorman Ron Burgundy is the top dog in local TV, but that's all about to change when ambitious reporter Veronica Corningstone ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Adam McKay
CAST:  Will Ferrell  •  Christina Applegate  •  Paul Rudd  •  David Koechner

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

Bewitched (2005) RT 25% / Audience 28%

DVD release: Oct 2005

Thinking he can overshadow an unknown actress in the part, an egocentric actor unknowingly gets a witch cast in an upcoming television remake of the classic show "Bewitched".  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nora Ephron
CAST:  Nicole Kidman  •  Will Ferrell  •  Shirley MacLaine  •  Michael Caine

Bruce Almighty (2003) RT 48% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Nov 2003

Bruce Nolan toils as a "human interest" television reporter in Buffalo, N.Y. Despite his high ratings and the love of his beautiful girlfriend, Grace, Bruce remains ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Tom Shadyac
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Jennifer Aniston  •  Philip Baker Hall  •  Catherine Bell

Curly Sue (1991) RT 14% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Bill Dancer and his young companion Curly Sue are the classic homeless folks with hearts of gold. Their scams are aimed not at turning a profit, but at getting enough to eat. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Hughes
CAST:  James Belushi  •  Alisan Porter  •  Kelly Lynch  •  John Getz

Dan in Real Life (2007) RT 64% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Mar 2008

Advice columnist Dan Burns (Carell) is an expert on relationships, but somehow struggles to succeed as a brother, a son and a single parent to three precocious daughters. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Peter Hedges
CAST:  Steve Carell  •  Juliette Binoche  •  Dane Cook  •  Dianne Wiest

Evan Almighty (2007) RT 23% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Oct 2007

Buffalo newsman Evan Baxter is elected to Congress with the slogan, "Change the world." He lucks into a huge house in a new Virginia suburb. His Capitol office is also ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Tom Shadyac
CAST:  Steve Carell  •  Lauren Graham  •  John Goodman  •  Jimmy Bennett

Knocked Up (2007) RT 90% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Sep 2007

For fun loving party animal Ben Stone, the last thing he ever expected was for his one night stand to show up on his doorstep eight weeks later to tell him she's pregnant.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Judd Apatow
CAST:  Seth Rogen  •  Katherine Heigl  •  Leslie Mann  •  Paul Rudd




Little Miss Sunshine (2006) RT 91% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Dec 2006

A family loaded with quirky, colorful characters piles into an old van and road trips to California for little Olive to compete in a beauty pageant.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Dayton  •  Valerie Faris
CAST:  Abigail Breslin  •  Toni Collette  •  Greg Kinnear  •  Paul Dano

Melinda and Melinda (2004) RT 53% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Oct 2005

While dining out with friends, Sy suggests the difficulty of separating comedy from tragedy. To illustrate his point, he tells his guests two parallel stories about Melinda ; ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Wallace Shawn  •  Stephanie Roth Haberle  •  Larry Pine  •  Radha Mitchell

Over the Hedge (2006) RT 75% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Oct 2006

A scheming raccoon fools a mismatched family of forest creatures into helping him repay a debt of food, by invading the new suburban sprawl that popped up while they were ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Tim Johnson  •  Karey Kirkpatrick
CAST:  Bruce Willis  •  Garry Shandling  •  Steve Carell  •  Wanda Sykes

Sleepover (2004) RT 15% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Nov 2004

As their first year of high school looms ahead, best friends Julie, Hannah, Yancy and Farrah have one last summer sleepover. Little do they know they're about to embark on the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Joe Nussbaum
CAST:  Alexa Vega  •  Mika Boorem  •  Scout Taylor-Compton  •  Sam Huntington

The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005)

Andy Stitzer has a pleasant life with a nice apartment and a job stamping invoices at an electronics store. But at age 40, there's one thing Andy hasn't done, and it's really ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Judd Apatow
CAST:  Steve Carell  •  Catherine Keener  •  Paul Rudd  •  Romany Malco

Tomorrow Night (1998) RT Audience 57%

Charles is the owner of a photo-shop. He is not too friendly and spends his evenings alone, and one day he finally decides to get a social life. He meets elderly Florence, who ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Louis C.K.
CAST:  Chuck Sklar  •  Martha Greenhouse  •  Rick Shapiro  •  Steve Carell

Tales from the Warner Bros. Lot (2013) RT Audience 100%

Actors, crew and executives who worked at Warner Bros. Pictures recall their days at the studio.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Gary Khammar
CAST:  Clint Eastwood  •  Morgan Freeman  •  Martin Sheen  •  Steve Carell

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014) RT 61% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Feb 2015

Alexander's day begins with gum stuck in his hair, followed by more calamities. Though he finds little sympathy from his family and begins to wonder if bad things only happen ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Miguel Arteta
CAST:  Steve Carell  •  Jennifer Garner  •  Jennifer Coolidge  •  Dick Van Dyke

Minions (2015) RT 56% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Dec 2015

Minions Stuart, Kevin and Bob are recruited by Scarlet Overkill, a super-villain who, alongside her inventor husband Herb, hatches a plot to take over the world.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Pierre Coffin  •  Kyle Balda
CAST:  Sandra Bullock  •  Jon Hamm  •  Pierre Coffin  •  Geoffrey Rush

Foxcatcher (2014) RT 88% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Mar 2015

The greatest Olympic Wrestling Champion brother team joins Team Foxcatcher led by multimillionaire sponsor John E. du Pont as they train for the 1988 games in Seoul - a union ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Bennett Miller
CAST:  Channing Tatum  •  Steve Carell  •  Mark Ruffalo  •  Anthony Michael Hall