Norbert Leo Butz

Dan in Real Life (2007)

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Advice columnist, Dan Burns is an expert on relationships, but somehow struggles to succeed as a brother, a son and a single parent to three precocious daughters. Things get even more complicated when Dan finds out that the woman he falls in love with is actually ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Hedges
CAST:  Steve Carell  •  Juliette Binoche  •  Dane Cook  •  Dianne Wiest

Advice columnist, Dan Burns is an expert on relationships, but somehow struggles to succeed as a brother, a son and a single parent to three precocious daughters. Things get even more complicated when Dan finds out that the woman he falls in love with is actually ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Hedges
CAST:  Steve Carell  •  Juliette Binoche  •  Dane Cook  •  Dianne Wiest

The English Teacher (2013)

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Teacher Linda Sinclair balances her staid home life with an incredible passion for her subject, but her routine is forever altered when a former star pupil and his unsupportive father reenter her life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Craig Zisk
CAST:  Julianne Moore  •  Michael Angarano  •  Greg Kinnear  •  Lily Collins

Teacher Linda Sinclair balances her staid home life with an incredible passion for her subject, but her routine is forever altered when a former star pupil and his unsupportive father reenter her life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Craig Zisk
CAST:  Julianne Moore  •  Michael Angarano  •  Greg Kinnear  •  Lily Collins

Disconnect (2012)

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Disconnect interweaves multiple storylines about people searching for human connection in today’s wired world. Through poignant turns that are both harrowing and touching, the stories intersect with surprising twists that expose a shocking reality into our daily ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Henry Alex Rubin
CAST:  Jason Bateman  •  Hope Davis  •  Frank Grillo  •  Paula Patton

Disconnect interweaves multiple storylines about people searching for human connection in today’s wired world. Through poignant turns that are both harrowing and touching, the stories intersect with surprising twists that expose a shocking reality into our daily ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Henry Alex Rubin
CAST:  Jason Bateman  •  Hope Davis  •  Frank Grillo  •  Paula Patton

Greetings from Tim Buckley (2013)

A chronicle of the days leading up to Jeff Buckley's performance at his father's tribute concert in 1991.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Algrant
CAST:  Penn Badgley  •  Imogen Poots  •  William Sadler  •  Norbert Leo Butz

A chronicle of the days leading up to Jeff Buckley's performance at his father's tribute concert in 1991.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Algrant
CAST:  Penn Badgley  •  Imogen Poots  •  William Sadler  •  Norbert Leo Butz

Better Living Through Chemistry (2014)

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A straight-laced pharmacist's uneventful life spirals out of control when he starts an affair with a trophy wife customer who takes him on a joyride involving sex, drugs and possibly murder.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Geoff Moore  •  David Posamentier
CAST:  Olivia Wilde  •  Michelle Monaghan  •  Sam Rockwell  •  Ray Liotta

A straight-laced pharmacist's uneventful life spirals out of control when he starts an affair with a trophy wife customer who takes him on a joyride involving sex, drugs and possibly murder.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Geoff Moore  •  David Posamentier
CAST:  Olivia Wilde  •  Michelle Monaghan  •  Sam Rockwell  •  Ray Liotta

Higher Ground (2011)

Vera Farmiga's directorial debut, HIGHER GROUND, depicts the landscape of a tight-knit spiritual community thrown off-kilter when one of their own begins to question her faith. Inspired by screenwriter Carolyn S. Briggs' memoir This Dark World, the film tells the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Vera Farmiga
CAST:  Vera Farmiga  •  Donna Murphy  •  Dagmara Domińczyk  •  John Hawkes

Vera Farmiga's directorial debut, HIGHER GROUND, depicts the landscape of a tight-knit spiritual community thrown off-kilter when one of their own begins to question her faith. Inspired by screenwriter Carolyn S. Briggs' memoir This Dark World, the film tells the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Vera Farmiga
CAST:  Vera Farmiga  •  Donna Murphy  •  Dagmara Domińczyk  •  John Hawkes

Looking for an Echo (2000)

The lead singer of an oldies group reminisces about the good ol' days and a potential comeback.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Martin Davidson
CAST:  Armand Assante  •  Diane Venora  •  Joe Grifasi  •  Tom Mason

The lead singer of an oldies group reminisces about the good ol' days and a potential comeback.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Martin Davidson
CAST:  Armand Assante  •  Diane Venora  •  Joe Grifasi  •  Tom Mason

Fair Game (2010)

Wife and mother Valerie Plame has a double life as a CIA operative, hiding her vocation from family and friends. Her husband, Joseph Wilson, writes a controversial article in The New York Times, refuting stories about the sale of enriched uranium to Iraq, Then ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Doug Liman
CAST:  Naomi Watts  •  Sean Penn  •  Ty Burrell  •  Brooke Smith

Wife and mother Valerie Plame has a double life as a CIA operative, hiding her vocation from family and friends. Her husband, Joseph Wilson, writes a controversial article in The New York Times, refuting stories about the sale of enriched uranium to Iraq, Then ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Doug Liman
CAST:  Naomi Watts  •  Sean Penn  •  Ty Burrell  •  Brooke Smith

West Of Here (2002)

Finding his only escape in music, Gil Blackwell (Josh Hamilton) decides to leave his monotonous business life in Boston when his cousin dies in a car accident. Gil ignores his father's disapproval and takes the family's antique truck for the promised land of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Masterson
CAST:  Josh Hamilton  •  Mary Stuart Masterson  •  Guillermo Díaz  •  Carlin Glynn

Finding his only escape in music, Gil Blackwell (Josh Hamilton) decides to leave his monotonous business life in Boston when his cousin dies in a car accident. Gil ignores his father's disapproval and takes the family's antique truck for the promised land of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Masterson
CAST:  Josh Hamilton  •  Mary Stuart Masterson  •  Guillermo Díaz  •  Carlin Glynn

Wonder Park (2019)

A young girl named June with a big imagination makes an incredible discovery -- the amusement park of her dreams has come to life. Filled with the world's wildest rides operated by fun-loving animals, the excitement never ends. But when trouble hits, June and her ...  (more)

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CAST:  Matthew Broderick  •  Ken Hudson Campbell  •  Jennifer Garner  •  Kenan Thompson

A young girl named June with a big imagination makes an incredible discovery -- the amusement park of her dreams has come to life. Filled with the world's wildest rides operated by fun-loving animals, the excitement never ends. But when trouble hits, June and her ...  (more)

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CAST:  Matthew Broderick  •  Ken Hudson Campbell  •  Jennifer Garner  •  Kenan Thompson

Luce (2019)

A star athlete and top student, Luce's idealized image is challenged by one of his teachers when his unsettling views on political violence come to light, putting a strain on family bonds while igniting intense debates on race and identity.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julius Onah
CAST:  Kelvin Harrison Jr.  •  Naomi Watts  •  Tim Roth  •  Octavia Spencer

A star athlete and top student, Luce's idealized image is challenged by one of his teachers when his unsettling views on political violence come to light, putting a strain on family bonds while igniting intense debates on race and identity.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julius Onah
CAST:  Kelvin Harrison Jr.  •  Naomi Watts  •  Tim Roth  •  Octavia Spencer

Good Posture (2019)

After breaking up with her boyfriend, Lillian moves in with married couple Julia and Don only to overhear them arguing in the night. The front door slams as Don moves out, and the following days sees Lillian, selfish and irresponsible, having to earn her keep by ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dolly Wells
CAST:  Grace Van Patten  •  Emily Mortimer  •  Ebon Moss-Bachrach  •  Nat Wolff

After breaking up with her boyfriend, Lillian moves in with married couple Julia and Don only to overhear them arguing in the night. The front door slams as Don moves out, and the following days sees Lillian, selfish and irresponsible, having to earn her keep by ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dolly Wells
CAST:  Grace Van Patten  •  Emily Mortimer  •  Ebon Moss-Bachrach  •  Nat Wolff

Flag Day (2021)

A father lives a double life as a counterfeiter, bank robber and con man in order to provide for his daughter.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sean Penn
CAST:  Sean Penn  •  Dylan Penn  •  Hopper Penn  •  Josh Brolin

A father lives a double life as a counterfeiter, bank robber and con man in order to provide for his daughter.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sean Penn
CAST:  Sean Penn  •  Dylan Penn  •  Hopper Penn  •  Josh Brolin