Search results for "Wes Bentley"


American Beauty (1999) RT 88% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Jan 2002

Lester Burnham, a depressed suburban father in a mid-life crisis, decides to turn his hectic life around after developing an infatuation with his daughter's attractive friend.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Sam Mendes
CAST:  Kevin Spacey  •  Annette Bening  •  Thora Birch  •  Wes Bentley

The Hunger Games (2012) RT 84% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Aug 2012

Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the nation of Panem forces each of its twelve districts to send a teenage boy and girl to compete in the Hunger Games. ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Gary Ross
CAST:  Jennifer Lawrence  •  Josh Hutcherson  •  Liam Hemsworth  •  Stanley Tucci

Interstellar (2014) RT 71% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Mar 2015

Interstellar chronicles the adventures of a group of explorers who make use of a newly discovered wormhole to surpass the limitations on human space travel and conquer the ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Christopher Nolan
CAST:  Matthew McConaughey  •  Anne Hathaway  •  Jessica Chastain  •  Michael Caine

Things People Do (2014)

Bill Scanlin loses his job and embarks on a life of crime. As Bill stays ahead of the law, he discovers that sometimes the only thing worse than getting caught is getting away ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Saar Klein
CAST:  Wes Bentley  •  Jason Isaacs  •  Vinessa Shaw  •  Haley Bennett

The Better Angels (2014) RT 45% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Mar 2015

At an isolated log cabin in the harsh wilderness of Indiana circa 1817, the rhythms of love, tragedy, and the daily hardships of life on the developing frontier shaped one of ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  A.J. Edwards
CAST:  Diane Kruger  •  Jason Clarke  •  Brit Marling  •  Wes Bentley

Lovelace (2013) RT 53% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Nov 2013

Story of Linda Lovelace, who is used and abused by the porn industry at the behest of her coercive husband, before taking control of her life.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Rob Epstein  •  Jeffrey Friedman
CAST:  Amanda Seyfried  •  Peter Sarsgaard  •  Hank Azaria  •  Adam Brody

Hidden Moon (2012) RT Audience 40%

After a mysterious, beautiful Latin woman named Miranda makes a dramatic appearance at the funeral of a man, shocking his affluent Southern California family, Victor, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  Pepe Bojórquez
CAST:  Wes Bentley  •  Ana Serradilla  •  Johnathon Schaech  •  Osvaldo de León

The Time Being (2012)

An artist meets a mysterious and wealthy benefactor and their relationship is not what it appears to be. In this suspenseful drama from first-time writer-director Nenad ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery
DIRECTION:  Nenad Cicin-Sain
CAST:  Wes Bentley  •  Sarah Paulson  •  Frank Langella  •  Ahna O'Reilly

Gone (2012) RT 11% / Audience 42%

DVD release: May 2012

When her sister disappears, Jill is convinced the serial killer who kidnapped her two years ago has returned, and she sets out to once again face her abductor.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Heitor Dhalia
CAST:  Amanda Seyfried  •  Jennifer Carpenter  •  Daniel Sunjata  •  Emily Wickersham

Rites of Passage (2011) RT Audience 68%

DVD release: May 2000

An anthropology student takes some of his classmates to his family ranch, where his brother lives in a haze of drugs, guilt, and Chumash Indian rituals (IMDb.com)  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  W. Peter Iliff
CAST:  Wes Bentley  •  Kate Maberly  •  Ryan Donowho  •  Christian Slater




There Be Dragons (2011) RT 11% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Jan 2012

Arising out of the horror of the Spanish Civil War, a candidate for canonization is investigated by a journalist who discovers his own estranged father had a deep, dark and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Roland Joffé
CAST:  Wes Bentley  •  Dougray Scott  •  Charlie Cox  •  Rodrigo Santoro

After-School Special (2011)

A man and a woman have an awkward encounter at an indoor playground in this Neil LaBute penned slice-of-life starring Sarah Paulson and Wes Bentley.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jacob Chase
CAST:  Sarah Paulson  •  Wes Bentley  •  Sam Cohen  •  Moira O'Nan

Hirokin (2012) RT Audience 7%

DVD release: Nov 2012

In a planet where humans must scavenge the post-apocalyptic barren wasteland, Hirokin – a reluctant warrior with a dark past – sets off on mission to fulfill his destiny. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Alejo Mo-Sun
CAST:  Wes Bentley  •  Laura Ramsey  •  Angus Macfadyen  •  Jessica Szohr

Dolan's Cadillac (2009) RT Audience 32%

DVD release: Apr 2010

A young man attempts to seek to avenge his wife's death after she is murdered by a Las Vegas mobster.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jeff Beesley
CAST:  Christian Slater  •  Emmanuelle Vaugier  •  Wes Bentley  •  Robert Benz

Edgar Allan Poe's Ligeia (2009)

Successful writer and scholar Jonathan Merrick falls under the spell of the irresistible, bewitchingly beautiful Ligeia. She's fighting a fatal illness and she will stop at ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Staininger
CAST:  Wes Bentley  •  Kaitlin Doubleday  •  Sofya Skya  •  Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

The Last Word (2008) RT 40% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Apr 2009

An odd-but-gifted poet, Evan Merck (Wes Bentley, 'American Beauty') makes his living writing suicide notes for the soon-to-be departed. So when he meets Charlotte (Winona ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Geoffrey Haley
CAST:  Winona Ryder  •  Wes Bentley

P2 (2007) RT 35% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Apr 2008

Angela, a corporate climber, gets stuck working late on Christmas Eve and finds herself the target of an unhinged security guard. With no help in sight, the woman must ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Franck Khalfoun
CAST:  Wes Bentley  •  Rachel Nichols  •  Simon Reynolds  •  Philip Akin

The Ungodly (2007)

When struggling filmmaker inadvertently records a notorious serial killer in the middle of a murderous act, he decides to use the footage to blackmail the madman into being ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Thomas Dunn
CAST:  Wes Bentley  •  Beth Grant  •  Joanne Baron  •  Marina Gatell

Weirdsville (2007) RT 56% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Feb 2008

A pair of slackers get in way over their heads when they try to dump the body of a dead girlfriend in the basement of a drive-in movie theater where a satanic cult performs ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Allan Moyle
CAST:  Scott Speedman  •  Taryn Manning  •  Wes Bentley  •  Matt Frewer

Ghost Rider (2007) RT 26% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Jun 2007

In order to save his dying father, young stunt cyclist Johnny Blaze sells his soul to Mephistopheles and sadly parts from the pure-hearted Roxanne Simpson, the love of his ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Fantasy • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mark Steven Johnson
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Eva Mendes  •  Wes Bentley  •  Donal Logue