Ellen Ratner

Billboard Dad (1998)

High above Hollywood Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen are playing Matchmakers! One's a surfer. The other's a high diver. When these two sisters team up to find a new love for their newly single Dad, it's a fun-loving, eye-catching California adventure gone wild. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Metter
CAST:  Mary-Kate Olsen  •  Ashley Olsen  •  Tom Amandes  •  Jessica Tuck

High above Hollywood Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen are playing Matchmakers! One's a surfer. The other's a high diver. When these two sisters team up to find a new love for their newly single Dad, it's a fun-loving, eye-catching California adventure gone wild. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Metter
CAST:  Mary-Kate Olsen  •  Ashley Olsen  •  Tom Amandes  •  Jessica Tuck

Touch Me (1997)

Bridgette is an aspiring actress who teaches aerobics at a local gym that's run by the womanizing Adam. After a tryst with Adam, Bridgette scores a role in a big play, but then learns that a former boyfriend is dying of AIDS. While preparing to get tested, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  H. Gordon Boos
CAST:  Amanda Peet  •  Michael Vartan  •  Peter Facinelli  •  Kari Wuhrer

Bridgette is an aspiring actress who teaches aerobics at a local gym that's run by the womanizing Adam. After a tryst with Adam, Bridgette scores a role in a big play, but then learns that a former boyfriend is dying of AIDS. While preparing to get tested, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  H. Gordon Boos
CAST:  Amanda Peet  •  Michael Vartan  •  Peter Facinelli  •  Kari Wuhrer

Punching the Clown (2010)

A satirical songwriter comes to Los Angeles and puts his life's work in jeopardy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gregori Viens
CAST:  Henry Phillips  •  Ellen Ratner  •  Matthew Walker  •  Audrey Siegel

A satirical songwriter comes to Los Angeles and puts his life's work in jeopardy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gregori Viens
CAST:  Henry Phillips  •  Ellen Ratner  •  Matthew Walker  •  Audrey Siegel

Working Tra$h (1990)

Two men (George Carlin, Ben Stiller) working as janitors at a brokerage firm become rich by making investments based on insider information they gather from the brokers' garbage.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Metter
CAST:  George Carlin  •  Ben Stiller  •  Buddy Ebsen  •  Leslie Hope

Two men (George Carlin, Ben Stiller) working as janitors at a brokerage firm become rich by making investments based on insider information they gather from the brokers' garbage.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Metter
CAST:  George Carlin  •  Ben Stiller  •  Buddy Ebsen  •  Leslie Hope

Punching Henry (2017)

Comedian Henry Phillips is lured to LA by a renowned TV producer who wants to bring his story of failure to the screen. But when a major network gets involved, Henry must decide whether he wants to make jokes for a living, or be the butt of them.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gregori Viens
CAST:  Henry Phillips  •  J.K. Simmons  •  Sarah Silverman  •  Mike Judge

Comedian Henry Phillips is lured to LA by a renowned TV producer who wants to bring his story of failure to the screen. But when a major network gets involved, Henry must decide whether he wants to make jokes for a living, or be the butt of them.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gregori Viens
CAST:  Henry Phillips  •  J.K. Simmons  •  Sarah Silverman  •  Mike Judge