Ann Harada

Admission (2013)

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Straitlaced Princeton University admissions officer, Portia Nathan is caught off-guard when she makes a recruiting visit to an alternative high school overseen by her former college classmate, the freewheeling John Pressman. Pressman has surmised that Jeremiah, his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Weitz
CAST:  Tina Fey  •  Paul Rudd  •  Ann Harada  •  Ben Levin

Straitlaced Princeton University admissions officer, Portia Nathan is caught off-guard when she makes a recruiting visit to an alternative high school overseen by her former college classmate, the freewheeling John Pressman. Pressman has surmised that Jeremiah, his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Weitz
CAST:  Tina Fey  •  Paul Rudd  •  Ann Harada  •  Ben Levin

Happiness (1998)

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The lives of many individuals connected by the desire for happiness, often from sources usually considered dark or evil.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Todd Solondz
CAST:  Jane Adams  •  Jon Lovitz  •  Philip Seymour Hoffman  •  Dylan Baker

The lives of many individuals connected by the desire for happiness, often from sources usually considered dark or evil.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Todd Solondz
CAST:  Jane Adams  •  Jon Lovitz  •  Philip Seymour Hoffman  •  Dylan Baker

Feel (2006)

Over the course of a single day, four different men visit a massage parlor looking for some kind of emotional or physical connection. Simultaneously, the film explores the complex emotional experiences of the women who work there.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matt Mahurin
CAST:  William Baldwin  •  Elena Beloff  •  Tom Bower  •  Grant Chang

Over the course of a single day, four different men visit a massage parlor looking for some kind of emotional or physical connection. Simultaneously, the film explores the complex emotional experiences of the women who work there.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matt Mahurin
CAST:  William Baldwin  •  Elena Beloff  •  Tom Bower  •  Grant Chang

The Art of Getting By (2011)

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George, a lonely and fatalistic teen who's made it all the way to his senior year without ever having done a real day of work, is befriended by Sally, a popular but complicated girl who recognizes in him a kindred spirit.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin Wiesen
CAST:  Freddie Highmore  •  Emma Roberts  •  Michael Angarano  •  Elizabeth Reaser

George, a lonely and fatalistic teen who's made it all the way to his senior year without ever having done a real day of work, is befriended by Sally, a popular but complicated girl who recognizes in him a kindred spirit.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin Wiesen
CAST:  Freddie Highmore  •  Emma Roberts  •  Michael Angarano  •  Elizabeth Reaser

Hope Springs (2012)

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After thirty years of marriage, a middle-aged couple attends an intense, week-long counseling session to work on their relationship.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Frankel
CAST:  Meryl Streep  •  Steve Carell  •  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Jean Smart

After thirty years of marriage, a middle-aged couple attends an intense, week-long counseling session to work on their relationship.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Frankel
CAST:  Meryl Streep  •  Steve Carell  •  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Jean Smart

Heart of Broadway: The Ensemble Behind Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS (2011)

Heart of Broadway goes inside Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS for an in-depth look at the organization and its key players. Since 1988, they have raised more than $195 million for essential services for people with AIDS and other critical illnesses.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Josh Rosenzweig
CAST:  Kathleen Chalfant  •  Jennifer Cody  •  Ann Harada  •  Marc Kudisch

Heart of Broadway goes inside Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS for an in-depth look at the organization and its key players. Since 1988, they have raised more than $195 million for essential services for people with AIDS and other critical illnesses.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Josh Rosenzweig
CAST:  Kathleen Chalfant  •  Jennifer Cody  •  Ann Harada  •  Marc Kudisch

Take Me to the World: A Sondheim 90th Birthday Celebration (2020)

A starry line-up of Broadway favorites are toasting Stephen Sondheim with a once-in-a-lifetime concert event live on Broadway.com. A benefit for ASTEP.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Wontorek
CAST:  Raúl Esparza  •  Iain Armitage  •  Annaleigh Ashford  •  Christine Baranski

A starry line-up of Broadway favorites are toasting Stephen Sondheim with a once-in-a-lifetime concert event live on Broadway.com. A benefit for ASTEP.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Wontorek
CAST:  Raúl Esparza  •  Iain Armitage  •  Annaleigh Ashford  •  Christine Baranski

Bombshell in Concert (2020)

The stars of the NBC musical drama series Smash reunite virtually for a special one-night-only streaming event featuring the never-seen sold-out live performance of Bombshell in Concert. The concert, with songs from the NBC series Smash, and reunion will benefit ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Scott Wittman  •  Joshua Bergasse
CAST:  Megan Hilty  •  Katharine McPhee  •  Debra Messing  •  Christian Borle

The stars of the NBC musical drama series Smash reunite virtually for a special one-night-only streaming event featuring the never-seen sold-out live performance of Bombshell in Concert. The concert, with songs from the NBC series Smash, and reunion will benefit ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Scott Wittman  •  Joshua Bergasse
CAST:  Megan Hilty  •  Katharine McPhee  •  Debra Messing  •  Christian Borle

Russian Broadway Shut Down (2014)

Citing homosexual propaganda law, Russian government outlaws theatrical performances ; Russian Broadway community responds.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Walton West
CAST:  Stephanie J. Block  •  Laura Benanti  •  Jonathan Groff  •  Andrew Rannells

Citing homosexual propaganda law, Russian government outlaws theatrical performances ; Russian Broadway community responds.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Walton West
CAST:  Stephanie J. Block  •  Laura Benanti  •  Jonathan Groff  •  Andrew Rannells

Hudson River Blues (1997)

Hoping to help their marriage, a Manhattan lawyer (Rya Kihlstedt) brings her burned-out husband (Robert Stanton) to her mother's home upstate.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Neil Cox
CAST:  Rya Kihlstedt  •  Robert Stanton  •  Polly Draper  •  Lois Smith

Hoping to help their marriage, a Manhattan lawyer (Rya Kihlstedt) brings her burned-out husband (Robert Stanton) to her mother's home upstate.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Neil Cox
CAST:  Rya Kihlstedt  •  Robert Stanton  •  Polly Draper  •  Lois Smith