Search results for "Viola Davis"


Prisoners (2013) RT 81% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Dec 2013

When Keller Dover's daughter and her friend go missing, he takes matters into his own hands as the police pursue multiple leads and the pressure mounts. But just how far will ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Denis Villeneuve
CAST:  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Hugh Jackman  •  Paul Dano  •  Maria Bello

It's Kind of a Funny Story (2010) RT 58% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Feb 2011

A clinically depressed teenager gets a new start after he checks himself into an adult psychiatric ward.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Anna Boden  •  Ryan Fleck
CAST:  Keir Gilchrist  •  Emma Roberts  •  Zach Galifianakis  •  Lauren Graham

Ender's Game (2013) RT 60% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Feb 2014

Based on the classic novel by Orson Scott Card, Ender's Game is the story of the Earth's most gifted children training to defend their homeplanet in the space wars of the future.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Gavin Hood
CAST:  Asa Butterfield  •  Hailee Steinfeld  •  Harrison Ford  •  Abigail Breslin

Kate & Leopold (2001) RT 50% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Jun 2002

When her scientist ex-boyfriend discovers a portal to travel through time -- and brings back a 19th-century nobleman named Leopold to prove it -- a skeptical Kate reluctantly ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Romance • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  James Mangold
CAST:  Meg Ryan  •  Hugh Jackman  •  Liev Schreiber  •  Breckin Meyer

Antwone Fisher (2002) RT 79% / Audience 86%

DVD release: May 2003

A sailor prone to violent outbursts is sent to a naval psychiatrist for help. Refusing at first to open up, the young man eventually breaks down and reveals a horrific ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Denzel Washington
CAST:  Derek Luke  •  Malcolm David Kelley  •  Cory Hodges  •  Denzel Washington

Disturbia (2007) RT 69% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Aug 2007

Kale is a 17-year-old placed under house arrest after punching his teacher. He is confined to his house, and decides to use his free time spying on his neighbors. Things start ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  D.J. Caruso
CAST:  Shia LaBeouf  •  Sarah Roemer  •  Carrie-Anne Moss  •  David Morse

Far from Heaven (2002) RT 87% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Apr 2003

In 1950s Connecticut, a housewife faces a marital crisis and mounting racial tensions in the outside world.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Todd Haynes
CAST:  Julianne Moore  •  Dennis Quaid  •  Dennis Haysbert  •  Patricia Clarkson

Get Rich or Die Tryin' (2005) RT 16% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Mar 2006

A tale of an inner city drug dealer who turns away from crime to pursue his passion, rap music.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jim Sheridan
CAST:  50 Cent  •  Joy Bryant  •  Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje  •  Omar Benson Miller

Out of Sight (1998)

Meet Jack Foley, a smooth criminal who bends the law and is determined to make one last heist. Karen Sisco is a federal marshal who chooses all the right moves … and all the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Romance
DIRECTION:  Steven Soderbergh
CAST:  George Clooney  •  Jennifer Lopez  •  Michael Keaton  •  Samuel L. Jackson

Solaris (2002) RT 66% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Jul 2003

Upon arrival at the space station orbiting an ocean world called Solaris a psychologist discovers that the commander of an expedition to the planet has died mysteriously. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Romance • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Steven Soderbergh
CAST:  George Clooney  •  Natascha McElhone  •  Viola Davis  •  Jeremy Davies




World Trade Center (2006) RT 68% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Jan 2007

On September, 11th 2001, after the terrorist attack to the World Trade Center, the building collapses over the rescue team from the Port Authority Police Department. Will ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Oliver Stone
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Maria Bello  •  Maggie Gyllenhaal  •  Michael Peña

The Pentagon Wars (1998) RT Audience 86%

DVD release: May 2005

From the director of “Made In America” and “The Money Pit” comes a hilarious look at one of the most expensive blunders in military history. Over 17 years and almost as many ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Richard Benjamin
CAST:  Kelsey Grammer  •  Cary Elwes  •  Viola Davis  •  John C. McGinley

The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby (2014)

Told from the male perspective, the story of a couple trying to reclaim the life and love they once knew and pick up the pieces of a past that may be too far gone.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ned Benson
CAST:  James McAvoy  •  Jessica Chastain  •  Bill Hader  •  Archie Panjabi

Get on Up (2014) RT 80% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Jan 2015

A chronicle of James Brown's rise from extreme poverty to become one of the most influential musicians in history.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Tate Taylor
CAST:  Viola Davis  •  Dan Aykroyd  •  Octavia Spencer  •  Nick Eversman

Lila & Eve (2015) RT 34% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Aug 2015

Lila, a grief-stricken mother reeling from her son’s murder, attends a support group where she meets Eve, who urges her to take matters into her own hands to track down her ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Charles Stone III
CAST:  Viola Davis  •  Jennifer Lopez  •  Shea Whigham  •  Aml Ameen

Touch of Evil (2011) RT 96% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Some of 2011's stand-out film actors appear in "a video gallery of cinematic villainy" for New York Times Magazine.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Alex Prager
CAST:  Brad Pitt  •  Rooney Mara  •  Gary Oldman  •  Mia Wasikowska

Blackhat (2015) RT 34% / Audience 24%

DVD release: May 2015

A man is released from prison to help American and Chinese authorities pursue a mysterious cyber criminal. The dangerous search leads them from Chicago to Hong Kong.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Michael Mann
CAST:  Chris Hemsworth  •  Manny Montana  •  Viola Davis  •  Tang Wei

Beautiful Creatures (2013) RT 46% / Audience 54%

DVD release: May 2013

Ethan Wate just wants to get to know Lena Duchannes better, but unbeknownst to him, Lena has strange powers. As Lena's 16th birthday approaches she might decide her fate, to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Richard LaGravenese
CAST:  Emmy Rossum  •  Jeremy Irons  •  Emma Thompson  •  Viola Davis

Love, Marilyn (2012) RT 62% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Dec 2013

Using the book 'Fragments', which collects Marilyn Monroe's poems, notes and letters, and with participation from the Arthur Miller and Truman Capote estates who have ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Liz Garbus
CAST:  Elizabeth Banks  •  Lindsay Lohan  •  Evan Rachel Wood  •  Uma Thurman