Barry Sonnenfeld

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Barry Sonnenfeld (born April 1, 1953) is an American filmmaker and television director. He worked as cinematographer for the Coen Brothers, then later he directed and produced big budget films such as Men in Black. Description above from the Wikipedia article Barry Sonnenfeld, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.​

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Addams Family Values (1993)

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Siblings Wednesday and Pugsley Addams will stop at nothing to get rid of Pubert, the new baby boy adored by parents Gomez and Morticia. Things go from bad to worse when the new "black widow" nanny, Debbie Jellinsky, launches her plan to add Fester to her collection ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Joan Cusack  •  Anjelica Huston  •  Raúl Juliá  •  Christopher Lloyd

Siblings Wednesday and Pugsley Addams will stop at nothing to get rid of Pubert, the new baby boy adored by parents Gomez and Morticia. Things go from bad to worse when the new "black widow" nanny, Debbie Jellinsky, launches her plan to add Fester to her collection ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Joan Cusack  •  Anjelica Huston  •  Raúl Juliá  •  Christopher Lloyd

Big Trouble (2002)

The story of how a mysterious suitcase brings together, and changes, the lives of a divorced dad, an unhappy housewife, two hitmen, a pair of street thugs, two love struck teens, two FBI men and a psychedelic toad. Based on Pulitzer Prize-winning humorist Dave ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Tim Allen  •  Rene Russo  •  Patrick Warburton  •  Ben Foster

The story of how a mysterious suitcase brings together, and changes, the lives of a divorced dad, an unhappy housewife, two hitmen, a pair of street thugs, two love struck teens, two FBI men and a psychedelic toad. Based on Pulitzer Prize-winning humorist Dave ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Tim Allen  •  Rene Russo  •  Patrick Warburton  •  Ben Foster

Blood Simple (1984)

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The owner of a seedy small-town Texas bar discovers that one of his employees is having an affair with his wife. A chaotic chain of misunderstandings, lies and mischief ensues after he devises a plot to have them murdered.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joel Coen
CAST:  John Getz  •  Frances McDormand  •  Dan Hedaya  •  M. Emmet Walsh

The owner of a seedy small-town Texas bar discovers that one of his employees is having an affair with his wife. A chaotic chain of misunderstandings, lies and mischief ensues after he devises a plot to have them murdered.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joel Coen
CAST:  John Getz  •  Frances McDormand  •  Dan Hedaya  •  M. Emmet Walsh

For Love or Money (1993)

New York concierge Doug Ireland wants to go into business for himself and refurbish a hotel on Roosevelt Island, N.Y., but he needs an investor. With a few weeks left before his option on the site runs out, Doug agrees to help wealthy Christian Hanover conceal his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Michael J. Fox  •  Gabrielle Anwar  •  Anthony Higgins  •  Fyvush Finkel

New York concierge Doug Ireland wants to go into business for himself and refurbish a hotel on Roosevelt Island, N.Y., but he needs an investor. With a few weeks left before his option on the site runs out, Doug agrees to help wealthy Christian Hanover conceal his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Michael J. Fox  •  Gabrielle Anwar  •  Anthony Higgins  •  Fyvush Finkel

Men in Black (1997)

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After a police chase with an otherworldly being, a New York City cop is recruited as an agent in a top-secret organization established to monitor and police alien activity on Earth: the Men in Black. Agent Kay and new recruit Agent Jay find themselves in the middle ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Will Smith  •  Linda Fiorentino  •  Vincent D'Onofrio

After a police chase with an otherworldly being, a New York City cop is recruited as an agent in a top-secret organization established to monitor and police alien activity on Earth: the Men in Black. Agent Kay and new recruit Agent Jay find themselves in the middle ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Will Smith  •  Linda Fiorentino  •  Vincent D'Onofrio

Men in Black II (2002)

Kay and Jay reunite to provide our best, last and only line of defense against a sinister seductress who levels the toughest challenge yet to the MIB's untarnished mission statement – protecting Earth from the scum of the universe. It's been four years since the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Will Smith  •  Rip Torn  •  Lara Flynn Boyle

Kay and Jay reunite to provide our best, last and only line of defense against a sinister seductress who levels the toughest challenge yet to the MIB's untarnished mission statement – protecting Earth from the scum of the universe. It's been four years since the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Will Smith  •  Rip Torn  •  Lara Flynn Boyle

RV (2006)

Climbing aboard their mammoth recreational vehicle for a cross-country road trip to the Colorado Rockies, the McNeive family – led by dysfunctional patriarch, Bob – prepares for the adventure of a lifetime. But spending two weeks together in one seriously small ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Cheryl Hines  •  JoJo  •  Josh Hutcherson

Climbing aboard their mammoth recreational vehicle for a cross-country road trip to the Colorado Rockies, the McNeive family – led by dysfunctional patriarch, Bob – prepares for the adventure of a lifetime. But spending two weeks together in one seriously small ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Cheryl Hines  •  JoJo  •  Josh Hutcherson

The Addams Family (1991)

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Come join The Addams Family for the most hilarious scarefest of this season or any other! When long-lost Uncle Fester (Christopher Lloyd) reappears after twenty-five years in the Bermuda Triangle, Gomez (Raul Julia) and Morticia (Anjelica Huston) plan a celebration ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Anjelica Huston  •  Raúl Juliá  •  Christopher Lloyd  •  Christina Ricci

Come join The Addams Family for the most hilarious scarefest of this season or any other! When long-lost Uncle Fester (Christopher Lloyd) reappears after twenty-five years in the Bermuda Triangle, Gomez (Raul Julia) and Morticia (Anjelica Huston) plan a celebration ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Anjelica Huston  •  Raúl Juliá  •  Christopher Lloyd  •  Christina Ricci

Wild Wild West (1999)

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Legless Southern inventor Dr. Arliss Loveless plans to rekindle the Civil War by assassinating President U.S. Grant. Only two men can stop him: gunfighter James West and master-of-disguise and inventor Artemus Gordon. The two must team up to thwart Loveless' plans.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Will Smith  •  Kevin Kline  •  Kenneth Branagh  •  Salma Hayek

Legless Southern inventor Dr. Arliss Loveless plans to rekindle the Civil War by assassinating President U.S. Grant. Only two men can stop him: gunfighter James West and master-of-disguise and inventor Artemus Gordon. The two must team up to thwart Loveless' plans.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Will Smith  •  Kevin Kline  •  Kenneth Branagh  •  Salma Hayek

Partners in Time: The Making of MIB 3 (2012)

Go behind the scenes and on the set of Men In Black 3.  (more)

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CAST:  Barry Sonnenfeld  •  Will Smith  •  Alice Eve  •  Jemaine Clement

Go behind the scenes and on the set of Men In Black 3.  (more)

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CAST:  Barry Sonnenfeld  •  Will Smith  •  Alice Eve  •  Jemaine Clement

Men in Black 3 (2012)

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Agents J and K are back...in time. J has seen some inexplicable things in his 15 years with the Men in Black, but nothing, not even aliens, perplexes him as much as his wry, reticent partner. But when K's life and the fate of the planet are put at stake, Agent J ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Will Smith  •  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Josh Brolin  •  Michael Stuhlbarg

Agents J and K are back...in time. J has seen some inexplicable things in his 15 years with the Men in Black, but nothing, not even aliens, perplexes him as much as his wry, reticent partner. But when K's life and the fate of the planet are put at stake, Agent J ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Will Smith  •  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Josh Brolin  •  Michael Stuhlbarg

Get Shorty (1995)

Chili Palmer is a Miami mobster who gets sent by his boss, the psychopathic "Bones" Barboni, to collect a bad debt from Harry Zimm, a Hollywood producer who specializes in cheesy horror films. When Chili meets Harry's leading lady, the romantic sparks fly. After ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  John Travolta  •  Gene Hackman  •  Rene Russo  •  Danny DeVito

Chili Palmer is a Miami mobster who gets sent by his boss, the psychopathic "Bones" Barboni, to collect a bad debt from Harry Zimm, a Hollywood producer who specializes in cheesy horror films. When Chili meets Harry's leading lady, the romantic sparks fly. After ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  John Travolta  •  Gene Hackman  •  Rene Russo  •  Danny DeVito

Nine Lives (2016)

A stuffy businessman finds himself trapped inside the body of his family's cat.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Kevin Spacey  •  Christopher Walken  •  Malina Weissman  •  Robbie Amell

A stuffy businessman finds himself trapped inside the body of his family's cat.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Kevin Spacey  •  Christopher Walken  •  Malina Weissman  •  Robbie Amell

Metamorphosis of 'Men in Black' (2000)

An in-depth look into the creation of the special effects for the film Men in Black (1997). Various interviews with the cast and filmmakers and a look at the pre-rendered SFX from ILM and Rick Baker. Also a look at storyboards and information about the change of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alita Holly
CAST:  Barry Sonnenfeld  •  Rick Baker  •  Lowell Cunningham  •  Tommy Lee Jones

An in-depth look into the creation of the special effects for the film Men in Black (1997). Various interviews with the cast and filmmakers and a look at the pre-rendered SFX from ILM and Rick Baker. Also a look at storyboards and information about the change of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alita Holly
CAST:  Barry Sonnenfeld  •  Rick Baker  •  Lowell Cunningham  •  Tommy Lee Jones

The Making of Men in Black (1997)

Behind the scenes of Men in Black (1997)  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alita Holly
CAST:  Will Smith  •  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Linda Fiorentino  •  Vincent D'Onofrio

Behind the scenes of Men in Black (1997)  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alita Holly
CAST:  Will Smith  •  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Linda Fiorentino  •  Vincent D'Onofrio

It's a Whole New West: The Making of 'Wild, Wild West' (1999)

This is a promotional behind the scenes featurette that originally appeared on HBO. A lot of the usual interviews and behind-the-scenes clips, but enjoyably, there are a few shots that look at how the FX were filmed.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Herzog
CAST:  Kenneth Branagh  •  Eric Brevig  •  Salma Hayek  •  Dru Hill

This is a promotional behind the scenes featurette that originally appeared on HBO. A lot of the usual interviews and behind-the-scenes clips, but enjoyably, there are a few shots that look at how the FX were filmed.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Herzog
CAST:  Kenneth Branagh  •  Eric Brevig  •  Salma Hayek  •  Dru Hill

Wild Wild West: Evil Devices (1999)

A documentary taking a look at the giant spider and other "bad guy" weapons in the film  (more)

DIRECTION:  Karri Lucas  •  Brandi Wisman
CAST:  Kenneth Branagh  •  Eric Brevig  •  Tom Duffield  •  Michael Lantieri

A documentary taking a look at the giant spider and other "bad guy" weapons in the film  (more)

DIRECTION:  Karri Lucas  •  Brandi Wisman
CAST:  Kenneth Branagh  •  Eric Brevig  •  Tom Duffield  •  Michael Lantieri

Wild Wild West: Loveless's Ladies (1999)

Interviews with the actresses who are the character's assistants in the movie  (more)

DIRECTION:  Karri Lucas  •  Brandi Wisman
CAST:  Kenneth Branagh  •  Sophia Eng  •  Bai Ling  •  Barry Sonnenfeld

Interviews with the actresses who are the character's assistants in the movie  (more)

DIRECTION:  Karri Lucas  •  Brandi Wisman
CAST:  Kenneth Branagh  •  Sophia Eng  •  Bai Ling  •  Barry Sonnenfeld

Wild Wild West: Good Guys Gadgets (1999)

A look at some of the gadgets and effects of the movie  (more)

DIRECTION:  Karri Lucas  •  Brandi Wisman
CAST:  Cheryl Carasik  •  Tom Duffield  •  Kevin Kline  •  Michael Lantieri

A look at some of the gadgets and effects of the movie  (more)

DIRECTION:  Karri Lucas  •  Brandi Wisman
CAST:  Cheryl Carasik  •  Tom Duffield  •  Kevin Kline  •  Michael Lantieri

MIB ADR (2002)

A look at the ADR of Men in Black II (2002)  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michelle Palmer
CAST:  Tim Blaney  •  Lara Flynn Boyle  •  Juno J. Ellis  •  Johnny Knoxville

A look at the ADR of Men in Black II (2002)  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michelle Palmer
CAST:  Tim Blaney  •  Lara Flynn Boyle  •  Juno J. Ellis  •  Johnny Knoxville
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