Calista Flockhart

Calista Flockhart (born November 11, 1964) is an American actress who is primarily recognized for her work in television. She is best known for playing the title character in Ally McBeal, and her role as Cat Grant in Supergirl. During her career, she has received a Golden Globe Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award and three Emmy Award nominations.

A Midsummer Night's Dream (1999)

A film adaptation of Shakespeare's comedy about lovers whose romantic affections are manipulated by fairy magic. The setting is updated to a Tuscan hill town in the late 19th century.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Hoffman
CAST:  Stanley Tucci  •  Rupert Everett  •  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  Sophie Marceau

A film adaptation of Shakespeare's comedy about lovers whose romantic affections are manipulated by fairy magic. The setting is updated to a Tuscan hill town in the late 19th century.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Hoffman
CAST:  Stanley Tucci  •  Rupert Everett  •  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  Sophie Marceau

Quiz Show (1994)

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Lawyer Richard Goodwin discovers that 'Twenty-One', a successful TV quiz show, is rigged and decides to expose the team behind the show.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Redford
CAST:  John Turturro  •  Rob Morrow  •  Ralph Fiennes  •  Paul Scofield

Lawyer Richard Goodwin discovers that 'Twenty-One', a successful TV quiz show, is rigged and decides to expose the team behind the show.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Redford
CAST:  John Turturro  •  Rob Morrow  •  Ralph Fiennes  •  Paul Scofield

The Birdcage (1996)

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A gay cabaret owner and his drag queen companion agree to put up a false straight front so that their son can introduce them to his fiancé's conservative moralistic parents.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Nichols
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Gene Hackman  •  Nathan Lane  •  Dianne Wiest

A gay cabaret owner and his drag queen companion agree to put up a false straight front so that their son can introduce them to his fiancé's conservative moralistic parents.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Nichols
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Gene Hackman  •  Nathan Lane  •  Dianne Wiest

Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her (2000)

In California, a group of women struggle with personal problems as their paths intertwine in unexpected ways. Dr. Elaine Keener, the sole caretaker for her aging mother, turns to tarot card reader Christine for spiritual aid. Christine grapples with her own angst ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rodrigo García
CAST:  Cameron Diaz  •  Glenn Close  •  Calista Flockhart  •  Kathy Baker

In California, a group of women struggle with personal problems as their paths intertwine in unexpected ways. Dr. Elaine Keener, the sole caretaker for her aging mother, turns to tarot card reader Christine for spiritual aid. Christine grapples with her own angst ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rodrigo García
CAST:  Cameron Diaz  •  Glenn Close  •  Calista Flockhart  •  Kathy Baker

Getting In (1994)

Gabriel Higgs has failed to get into Johns Hopkins to study medicine. He's sixth on a list of backup candidates, and must persuade the five people ahead of him to drop out. Gabriel has a family tradition to live up to. Things don't go to plan.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Doug Liman
CAST:  Stephen Mailer  •  Kristy Swanson  •  Len Cariou  •  Andrew McCarthy

Gabriel Higgs has failed to get into Johns Hopkins to study medicine. He's sixth on a list of backup candidates, and must persuade the five people ahead of him to drop out. Gabriel has a family tradition to live up to. Things don't go to plan.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Doug Liman
CAST:  Stephen Mailer  •  Kristy Swanson  •  Len Cariou  •  Andrew McCarthy

Pictures of Baby Jane Doe (1995)

When down-on-his-luck photographer Horace meets Jane, a young streetwalker with a sordid lifestyle, they quickly fall in love and embark on a chaotic relationship of highs and lows. However, Jane's growing drug addiction and Horace's own personal demons threaten to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Peditto
CAST:  Christopher Peditto  •  Calista Flockhart  •  Elina Löwensohn  •  Joseph Ragno

When down-on-his-luck photographer Horace meets Jane, a young streetwalker with a sordid lifestyle, they quickly fall in love and embark on a chaotic relationship of highs and lows. However, Jane's growing drug addiction and Horace's own personal demons threaten to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Peditto
CAST:  Christopher Peditto  •  Calista Flockhart  •  Elina Löwensohn  •  Joseph Ragno

Darrow (1991)

The life and career of Clarence Darrow, the noted American lawyer and civil libertarian.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John David Coles
CAST:  Kevin Spacey  •  Calista Flockhart  •  Erin Cressida Wilson  •  Chris Cooper

The life and career of Clarence Darrow, the noted American lawyer and civil libertarian.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John David Coles
CAST:  Kevin Spacey  •  Calista Flockhart  •  Erin Cressida Wilson  •  Chris Cooper

Drunks (1997)

At the beginning of a nightly Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, Jim seems particularly troubled. His sponsor encourages him to talk that night, the first time in seven months, so he does - and leaves the meeting right after. As Jim wanders the night, searching for some ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Cohn
CAST:  Richard Lewis  •  Amanda Plummer  •  Spalding Gray  •  Faye Dunaway

At the beginning of a nightly Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, Jim seems particularly troubled. His sponsor encourages him to talk that night, the first time in seven months, so he does - and leaves the meeting right after. As Jim wanders the night, searching for some ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Cohn
CAST:  Richard Lewis  •  Amanda Plummer  •  Spalding Gray  •  Faye Dunaway

Milk & Money (1996)

When David drops out of medical school, he finds out what life isn't really like. He meets beautiful women, holds a box, helps make a movie, and takes care of 21 cows in Manhattan.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Bergmann
CAST:  Robert Petkoff  •  Calista Flockhart  •  Peter Boyle  •  Robert Vaughn

When David drops out of medical school, he finds out what life isn't really like. He meets beautiful women, holds a box, helps make a movie, and takes care of 21 cows in Manhattan.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Bergmann
CAST:  Robert Petkoff  •  Calista Flockhart  •  Peter Boyle  •  Robert Vaughn

Fragile (2005)

Haunted by memories of a patient's death, a nurse takes a job at an antiquated hospital for children. Soon she learns that the kids fear a ghost that prowls the floors and will not allow anyone to leave. Amy tries to protect them and convince the other staffers of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jaume Balagueró
CAST:  Calista Flockhart  •  Richard Roxburgh  •  Elena Anaya  •  Gemma Jones

Haunted by memories of a patient's death, a nurse takes a job at an antiquated hospital for children. Soon she learns that the kids fear a ghost that prowls the floors and will not allow anyone to leave. Amy tries to protect them and convince the other staffers of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jaume Balagueró
CAST:  Calista Flockhart  •  Richard Roxburgh  •  Elena Anaya  •  Gemma Jones

Naked in New York (1993)

Naked in New York begins in the car of grown up Jake, he is talking to us about his girlfriend, Joanne, and to whom you can turn to for help while facing life. From there it flashes back to his memories of his parents, college, house across from a squirrel ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Algrant
CAST:  Eric Stoltz  •  Mary-Louise Parker  •  Ralph Macchio  •  Tony Curtis

Naked in New York begins in the car of grown up Jake, he is talking to us about his girlfriend, Joanne, and to whom you can turn to for help while facing life. From there it flashes back to his memories of his parents, college, house across from a squirrel ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Algrant
CAST:  Eric Stoltz  •  Mary-Louise Parker  •  Ralph Macchio  •  Tony Curtis

Telling Lies in America (1997)

A 17-year-old boy becomes friends with Billy Magic, the radio DJ he idolizes, and eventually slips into the payola and corruption of the entertainment world.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Guy Ferland
CAST:  Kevin Bacon  •  Brad Renfro  •  Maximilian Schell  •  Calista Flockhart

A 17-year-old boy becomes friends with Billy Magic, the radio DJ he idolizes, and eventually slips into the payola and corruption of the entertainment world.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Guy Ferland
CAST:  Kevin Bacon  •  Brad Renfro  •  Maximilian Schell  •  Calista Flockhart

The Last Shot (2004)

A movie director-screenwriter finds a man to finance his latest project but soon discovers that the producer is actually an undercover FBI agent working on a mob sting operation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jeff Nathanson
CAST:  Matthew Broderick  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Toni Collette  •  Calista Flockhart

A movie director-screenwriter finds a man to finance his latest project but soon discovers that the producer is actually an undercover FBI agent working on a mob sting operation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jeff Nathanson
CAST:  Matthew Broderick  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Toni Collette  •  Calista Flockhart

And the Oscar Goes To... (2014)

The story of the gold-plated statuette that became the film industry's most coveted prize, AND THE OSCAR GOES TO... traces the history of the Academy itself, which began in 1927 when Louis B. Mayer, then head of MGM, led other prominent members of the industry in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rob Epstein  •  Jeffrey Friedman
CAST:  Anjelica Huston  •  Annette Bening  •  Ellen Burstyn  •  Cher

The story of the gold-plated statuette that became the film industry's most coveted prize, AND THE OSCAR GOES TO... traces the history of the Academy itself, which began in 1927 when Louis B. Mayer, then head of MGM, led other prominent members of the industry in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rob Epstein  •  Jeffrey Friedman
CAST:  Anjelica Huston  •  Annette Bening  •  Ellen Burstyn  •  Cher

Bash: Latter-Day Plays (2001)

The movie comprises three vignettes of actors-speaking-to-audience, two of which are monologues. All three revolve around violence or murder.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Neil LaBute
CAST:  Calista Flockhart  •  Ron Eldard  •  Paul Rudd

The movie comprises three vignettes of actors-speaking-to-audience, two of which are monologues. All three revolve around violence or murder.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Neil LaBute
CAST:  Calista Flockhart  •  Ron Eldard  •  Paul Rudd

The Teacher from the Black Lagoon... and More Slightly Scary Stories (2004)

This kid-friendly collection of slightly spooky animated tales includes an adaptation of Mike Thayer's "The Teacher from the Black Lagoon," about a boy's wild nightmares concerning his teacher on the first day of school. Other stories include Tomi Ungerer's "The ...  (more)

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CAST:  Jonathan Lipnicki  •  Alexander Gould  •  Calista Flockhart  •  Diana Canova

This kid-friendly collection of slightly spooky animated tales includes an adaptation of Mike Thayer's "The Teacher from the Black Lagoon," about a boy's wild nightmares concerning his teacher on the first day of school. Other stories include Tomi Ungerer's "The ...  (more)

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CAST:  Jonathan Lipnicki  •  Alexander Gould  •  Calista Flockhart  •  Diana Canova

FOX 25th Anniversary Special (2012)

A special celebrating FOX's 25 years on the air. Highlights from iconic series and tributes to memorable moments, as well as celebrities honoring the network include.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Louis J. Horvitz
CAST:  Ryan Seacrest  •  Christina Applegate  •  Katey Sagal  •  Ed O'Neill

A special celebrating FOX's 25 years on the air. Highlights from iconic series and tributes to memorable moments, as well as celebrities honoring the network include.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Louis J. Horvitz
CAST:  Ryan Seacrest  •  Christina Applegate  •  Katey Sagal  •  Ed O'Neill

Indiana Jones: The Search for the Lost Golden Age (2021)

Hawaii, May 1977. After the success of Star Wars, George Lucas and Steven Spielberg meet to find a new project to work on together, the former as producer, the latter as director. The story of how the charismatic archaeologist Indiana Jones was born and how his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Clélia Cohen  •  Antoine Coursat
CAST:  Nathalie Labarthe  •  Harrison Ford  •  Steven Spielberg  •  George Lucas

Hawaii, May 1977. After the success of Star Wars, George Lucas and Steven Spielberg meet to find a new project to work on together, the former as producer, the latter as director. The story of how the charismatic archaeologist Indiana Jones was born and how his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Clélia Cohen  •  Antoine Coursat
CAST:  Nathalie Labarthe  •  Harrison Ford  •  Steven Spielberg  •  George Lucas