Lori Tan Chinn

Author! Author! (1982)

A broadway playwright is burning the candle at both ends. He is dealing with pressure from a production nearing premiere, a wife who is leaving him, and 5 children 4 of which belong to her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Arthur Hiller
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Dyan Cannon  •  Tuesday Weld  •  Bob Dishy

A broadway playwright is burning the candle at both ends. He is dealing with pressure from a production nearing premiere, a wife who is leaving him, and 5 children 4 of which belong to her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Arthur Hiller
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Dyan Cannon  •  Tuesday Weld  •  Bob Dishy

Glengarry Glen Ross (1992)

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When an office full of Chicago real estate salesmen is given the news that all but the top two will be fired at the end of the week, the atmosphere begins to heat up. Shelley Levene, who has a sick daughter, does everything in his power to get better leads from his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Foley
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Jack Lemmon  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Alan Arkin

When an office full of Chicago real estate salesmen is given the news that all but the top two will be fired at the end of the week, the atmosphere begins to heat up. Shelley Levene, who has a sick daughter, does everything in his power to get better leads from his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Foley
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Jack Lemmon  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Alan Arkin

Living in Oblivion (1995)

Nick is the director of a low-budget indie film. He tries to keep everything together as his production is plagued with an insecure actress, a megalomaniac star, a pretentious, beret-wearing director of photography, and lousy catering.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom DiCillo
CAST:  Steve Buscemi  •  Catherine Keener  •  Dermot Mulroney  •  James Le Gros

Nick is the director of a low-budget indie film. He tries to keep everything together as his production is plagued with an insecure actress, a megalomaniac star, a pretentious, beret-wearing director of photography, and lousy catering.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom DiCillo
CAST:  Steve Buscemi  •  Catherine Keener  •  Dermot Mulroney  •  James Le Gros

Mickey Blue Eyes (1999)

An English auctioneer proposes to the daughter of a mafia kingpin, only to realize that certain "favors" would be asked of him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kelly Makin
CAST:  Hugh Grant  •  James Caan  •  Jeanne Tripplehorn  •  Burt Young

An English auctioneer proposes to the daughter of a mafia kingpin, only to realize that certain "favors" would be asked of him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kelly Makin
CAST:  Hugh Grant  •  James Caan  •  Jeanne Tripplehorn  •  Burt Young

Final Recipe (2013)

Hao's Singaporean restaurant is in danger of going out of business. Hao's grandson, Mark, secretly travels to Shanghai to attend a cooking competition despite his grandfather's wishes for him to become an engineer. Mark takes the place of a contestant who did not ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gina Kim
CAST:  Henry Lau  •  Michelle Yeoh  •  Chin Han  •  Marcus Waldow

Hao's Singaporean restaurant is in danger of going out of business. Hao's grandson, Mark, secretly travels to Shanghai to attend a cooking competition despite his grandfather's wishes for him to become an engineer. Mark takes the place of a contestant who did not ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gina Kim
CAST:  Henry Lau  •  Michelle Yeoh  •  Chin Han  •  Marcus Waldow

From Other Worlds (2004)

FROM OTHER WORLDS is a sci-fi comedy about a depressed Brooklyn housewife who sleepwalks through her life until she encounters an alien force in her backyard. With the help of a fellow contactee, an African immigrant, she is determined to solve the mystery of her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Strugatz
CAST:  Cara Buono  •  Isaach De Bankolé  •  David Lansbury  •  Quinn Shephard

FROM OTHER WORLDS is a sci-fi comedy about a depressed Brooklyn housewife who sleepwalks through her life until she encounters an alien force in her backyard. With the help of a fellow contactee, an African immigrant, she is determined to solve the mystery of her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Strugatz
CAST:  Cara Buono  •  Isaach De Bankolé  •  David Lansbury  •  Quinn Shephard

South Pacific (2001)

During World War II in the South Pacific love is found between a young nurse, Nellie Forbush and an older French plantation owner, Emile de Becque. The war is tearing them apart.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Pearce
CAST:  Glenn Close  •  Harry Connick Jr.  •  Rade Šerbedžija  •  Jack Thompson

During World War II in the South Pacific love is found between a young nurse, Nellie Forbush and an older French plantation owner, Emile de Becque. The war is tearing them apart.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Pearce
CAST:  Glenn Close  •  Harry Connick Jr.  •  Rade Šerbedžija  •  Jack Thompson

She-Devil (1989)

A cunning and resourceful housewife vows revenge on her husband when he begins an affair with a wealthy romance novelist.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Susan Seidelman
CAST:  Meryl Streep  •  Ed Begley Jr.  •  Linda Hunt  •  Roseanne Barr

A cunning and resourceful housewife vows revenge on her husband when he begins an affair with a wealthy romance novelist.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Susan Seidelman
CAST:  Meryl Streep  •  Ed Begley Jr.  •  Linda Hunt  •  Roseanne Barr

Miss D (2012)

A call from an ex-lover threatens to rekindles memories from a time far gone by for D - a lonely cross-dresser trying to come to terms with her new image.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stefan Blomquist
CAST:  Lori Tan Chinn  •  Jamie Neumann  •  Scott Speiser  •  Zuzana Stivínová

A call from an ex-lover threatens to rekindles memories from a time far gone by for D - a lonely cross-dresser trying to come to terms with her new image.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stefan Blomquist
CAST:  Lori Tan Chinn  •  Jamie Neumann  •  Scott Speiser  •  Zuzana Stivínová

Turning Red (2022)

Thirteen-year-old Mei is experiencing the awkwardness of being a teenager with a twist – when she gets too excited, she transforms into a giant red panda.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Domee Shi
CAST:  Rosalie Chiang  •  Sandra Oh  •  Jordan Fisher  •  Grayson Villanueva

Thirteen-year-old Mei is experiencing the awkwardness of being a teenager with a twist – when she gets too excited, she transforms into a giant red panda.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Domee Shi
CAST:  Rosalie Chiang  •  Sandra Oh  •  Jordan Fisher  •  Grayson Villanueva

Ghosts of Christmas Always (2022)

Katherine is a Ghost of Christmas Present and she must help one soul, Peter, rediscover his Christmas spirit. But this year has something unusual in store.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rich Newey
CAST:  Kim Matula  •  Ian Harding  •  Reginald VelJohnson  •  Beth Leavel

Katherine is a Ghost of Christmas Present and she must help one soul, Peter, rediscover his Christmas spirit. But this year has something unusual in store.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rich Newey
CAST:  Kim Matula  •  Ian Harding  •  Reginald VelJohnson  •  Beth Leavel