Search results for "Tim Blake Nelson"


Leaves of Grass (2009) RT 61% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Oct 2010

An Ivy League professor returns home, where his pot-growing twin brother has concocted a plan to take down a local drug lord.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tim Blake Nelson
CAST:  Susan Sarandon  •  Richard Dreyfuss  •  Keri Russell  •  Melanie Lynskey

The Grey Zone (2001) RT 68% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Mar 2003

A Nazi doctor, along with the Sonderkomando, Jews who are forced to work in the crematoria of Auschwitz against their fellow Jews, find themselves in a moral grey zone.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Tim Blake Nelson
CAST:  David Arquette  •  Daniel Benzali  •  Steve Buscemi  •  Harvey Keitel

Anesthesia (2016) RT 31% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Jan 2016

Multiple lives intersect in the aftermath of the violent mugging of a Columbia University philosophy professor.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tim Blake Nelson
CAST:  Kristen Stewart  •  Glenn Close  •  Corey Stoll  •  Katie Chang

O (2001) RT 64% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Feb 2002

Hot young stars, a hip, driving soundtrack, plus a provocative tale of jealousy and betrayal combine to create this controversial modern-day version of Shakespeare's classic, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tim Blake Nelson
CAST:  Mekhi Phifer  •  Josh Hartnett  •  Andrew Keegan  •  Julia Stiles

Eye of God (1997)

A small Oklahoma town is stripped of its innocence when one of its boys (Nick Stahl) turns up mute and bloodied by the lakeside. Unable to tell his story, the local sheriff ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tim Blake Nelson
CAST:  Nick Stahl  •  Chris Freihofer  •  Martha Plimpton  •  Hal Holbrook

O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000) RT 77% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Jun 2001

In the deep south during the 1930s, three escaped convicts search for hidden treasure while a relentless lawman pursues them. On their journey they come across many comical ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Joel Coen
CAST:  George Clooney  •  John Turturro  •  Tim Blake Nelson  •  John Goodman

Lincoln (2012) RT 90% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Mar 2013

A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th President's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Daniel Day-Lewis  •  Sally Field  •  David Strathairn  •  Joseph Gordon-Levitt

The Astronaut Farmer (2006) RT 57% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Jul 2007

Texan Charles Farmer left the Air Force as a young man to save the family ranch when his dad died. Like most American ranchers, he owes his bank. Unlike most, he's an ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Michael Polish
CAST:  Billy Bob Thornton  •  Virginia Madsen  •  Jon Gries  •  Max Thieriot

Snake and Mongoose (2013)

The untold story of how Southern California drag racers, Don "The Snake" Prudhomme and Tom "The Mongoose" McEwen combined with corporate giants to change the face of sports ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Wayne Holloway
CAST:  Jesse Williams  •  Noah Wyle  •  Susie Abromeit  •  Ian Ziering

Child of God (2013) RT 41% / Audience 26%

DVD release: Oct 2014

A dispossessed, violent man's life is a disastrous attempt to exist outside the social order. Successively deprived of parents and homes and with few other ties, Ballard ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  James Franco
CAST:  James Franco  •  Tim Blake Nelson  •  Jim Parrack  •  Fallon Goodson




As I Lay Dying (2013) RT 41% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Nov 2013

Based on the 1930 classic by Faulkner, it is the story of the death of Addie Bundren and her family's quest to honor her wish to be buried in the nearby town of Jefferson.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  James Franco
CAST:  James Franco  •  Danny McBride  •  Logan Marshall-Green  •  Ahna O'Reilly

Adventures in the Sin Bin (2012) RT Audience 56%

DVD release: Dec 2013

Brian is a private school student who routinely lends his van out so fellow students can have sex in it. When he is invited to become friends with Tony, the school's big man ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Billy Federighi
CAST:  Michael Seater  •  Emily Meade  •  Bo Burnham  •  Brian Petsos

Big Miracle (2012) RT 73% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Jun 2012

Based on an inspiring true story, a small-town news reporter (Krasinski) and a Greenpeace volunteer (Barrymore) enlist the help of rival superpowers to save three majestic ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ken Kwapis
CAST:  Drew Barrymore  •  John Krasinski  •  Kristen Bell  •  Vinessa Shaw

The Big Year (2011) RT 40% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Jan 2012

Three avid bird watchers compete to spot the rarest birds in North America at a prestigious annual event.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  David Frankel
CAST:  Owen Wilson  •  Steve Martin  •  Jack Black  •  Rashida Jones

Detachment (2011) RT 57% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Sep 2012

Detachment is a chronicle of three weeks in the lives of several high school teachers, administrators and students through the eyes of a substitute teacher named Henry Barthes ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Tony Kaye
CAST:  Adrien Brody  •  Marcia Gay Harden  •  James Caan  •  Christina Hendricks

Yelling to the Sky (2012) RT 40% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Feb 2013

As her family falls apart, seventeen year old Sweetness O'Hara is left to fend for herself in a neighborhood where her survival is uncertain.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Victoria Mahoney
CAST:  Jason Clarke  •  Zoë Kravitz  •  Tim Blake Nelson  •  Gabourey Sidibe

Flypaper (2011) RT 17% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Nov 2011

A man caught in the middle of two simultaneous robberies at a bank desperately tries to protect the teller with whom he's secretly in love.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Rob Minkoff
CAST:  Patrick Dempsey  •  Ashley Judd  •  Tim Blake Nelson  •  Adrian Martinez

Saint John of Las Vegas (2009) RT 24% / Audience 28%

DVD release: Jul 2010

An ex-gambler is lured back into the game by a veteran insurance-fraud investigator.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Hue Rhodes
CAST:  Steve Buscemi  •  Romany Malco  •  Tim Blake Nelson  •  Sarah Silverman

American Violet (2008) RT 74% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Oct 2009

A young single mother of four living in a small Texas town. Arrested during a drug raid and accused of a crime she didn't commit, Dee goes against the wishes of her mother, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Tim Disney
CAST:  Nicole Beharie  •  Tim Blake Nelson  •  Will Patton  •  Michael O'Keefe