James Van Der Beek

James Van Der Beek (born March 8, 1977) is an American actor, known for Dawson's Creek.

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Scary Movie (2000)

A familiar-looking group of teenagers find themselves being stalked by a more-than-vaguely recognizable masked killer! As the victims begin to pile up and the laughs pile on, none of your favorite scary movies escape the razor-sharp satire of this outrageously ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keenen Ivory Wayans
CAST:  Carmen Electra  •  Dave Sheridan  •  Anna Faris  •  Jon Abrahams

A familiar-looking group of teenagers find themselves being stalked by a more-than-vaguely recognizable masked killer! As the victims begin to pile up and the laughs pile on, none of your favorite scary movies escape the razor-sharp satire of this outrageously ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keenen Ivory Wayans
CAST:  Carmen Electra  •  Dave Sheridan  •  Anna Faris  •  Jon Abrahams

Angus (1995)

Angus is a large, pathetic 14 year old whose thoughts are most often filled with the image of one Melissa Lefevre. Angus is shy and thinks that he has no chance of ever 'getting' her. Being especially uncool, he is incredibly surprised (along with the rest of the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Patrick Read Johnson
CAST:  Perry Anzilotti  •  Kathy Bates  •  Robert Curtis Brown  •  Chris Owen

Angus is a large, pathetic 14 year old whose thoughts are most often filled with the image of one Melissa Lefevre. Angus is shy and thinks that he has no chance of ever 'getting' her. Being especially uncool, he is incredibly surprised (along with the rest of the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Patrick Read Johnson
CAST:  Perry Anzilotti  •  Kathy Bates  •  Robert Curtis Brown  •  Chris Owen

Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001)

When Jay and Silent Bob learn that their comic-book alter egos, Bluntman and Chronic, have been sold to Hollywood as part of a big-screen movie that leaves them out of any royalties, the pair travels to Tinseltown to sabotage the production.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kevin Smith
CAST:  Kevin Smith  •  Jason Mewes  •  Ben Affleck  •  Jeff Anderson

When Jay and Silent Bob learn that their comic-book alter egos, Bluntman and Chronic, have been sold to Hollywood as part of a big-screen movie that leaves them out of any royalties, the pair travels to Tinseltown to sabotage the production.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kevin Smith
CAST:  Kevin Smith  •  Jason Mewes  •  Ben Affleck  •  Jeff Anderson

Oh, What a Lovely Tea Party (2004)

Directed by the wife of 'That Kevin Smith', Jennifer Schwalbach Smith, a feature length documentary looking at the behind the scenes making of 'Jay And Silent Bob Strike Back'.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jennifer Schwalbach Smith  •  Malcolm Ingram
CAST:  Ben Affleck  •  Jeff Anderson  •  Jason Biggs  •  George Carlin

Directed by the wife of 'That Kevin Smith', Jennifer Schwalbach Smith, a feature length documentary looking at the behind the scenes making of 'Jay And Silent Bob Strike Back'.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jennifer Schwalbach Smith  •  Malcolm Ingram
CAST:  Ben Affleck  •  Jeff Anderson  •  Jason Biggs  •  George Carlin

The Rules of Attraction (2002)

The incredibly spoiled and overprivileged students of Camden College are a backdrop for an unusual love triangle between a drug dealer, a virgin and a bisexual classmate.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roger Avary
CAST:  James Van Der Beek  •  Shannyn Sossamon  •  Ian Somerhalder  •  Jessica Biel

The incredibly spoiled and overprivileged students of Camden College are a backdrop for an unusual love triangle between a drug dealer, a virgin and a bisexual classmate.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roger Avary
CAST:  James Van Der Beek  •  Shannyn Sossamon  •  Ian Somerhalder  •  Jessica Biel

Varsity Blues (1999)

In small-town Texas, high school football is a religion, 17-year-old schoolboys carry the hopes of an entire community onto the gridiron every Friday night. When star quarterback Lance Harbor suffers an injury, the Coyotes are forced to regroup under the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian Robbins
CAST:  James Van Der Beek  •  Amy Smart  •  Jon Voight  •  Paul Walker

In small-town Texas, high school football is a religion, 17-year-old schoolboys carry the hopes of an entire community onto the gridiron every Friday night. When star quarterback Lance Harbor suffers an injury, the Coyotes are forced to regroup under the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian Robbins
CAST:  James Van Der Beek  •  Amy Smart  •  Jon Voight  •  Paul Walker

Standing Still (2005)

A chain reaction of confrontations and romantic encounters occurs when college friends reunite for one's wedding.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Cole Weiss
CAST:  Jon Abrahams  •  Amy Adams  •  Roger Avary  •  Mena Suvari

A chain reaction of confrontations and romantic encounters occurs when college friends reunite for one's wedding.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Cole Weiss
CAST:  Jon Abrahams  •  Amy Adams  •  Roger Avary  •  Mena Suvari

Final Draft (2007)

A screenwriter suffering from writers block decides to lock himself in his apartment for 18 days in order to meet a career-making deadline. His script involves characters from his past, including a terrifying and disfigured clown. As cabin fever sets, he soon finds ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jonathan Dueck
CAST:  James Van Der Beek  •  Darryn Lucio  •  Tara Spencer-Nairn  •  Jeff Roop

A screenwriter suffering from writers block decides to lock himself in his apartment for 18 days in order to meet a career-making deadline. His script involves characters from his past, including a terrifying and disfigured clown. As cabin fever sets, he soon finds ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jonathan Dueck
CAST:  James Van Der Beek  •  Darryn Lucio  •  Tara Spencer-Nairn  •  Jeff Roop

The Big Bang (2011)

A private detective is hired to find a missing stripper but the job turns complicated when everyone he questions ends up dead. From the mean streets of Los Angeles to the desolate desert of New Mexico, Cruz must contend with a brutal Russian Boxer, three brash LAPD ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Krantz
CAST:  Antonio Banderas  •  Thomas Kretschmann  •  Sienna Guillory  •  William Fichtner

A private detective is hired to find a missing stripper but the job turns complicated when everyone he questions ends up dead. From the mean streets of Los Angeles to the desolate desert of New Mexico, Cruz must contend with a brutal Russian Boxer, three brash LAPD ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Krantz
CAST:  Antonio Banderas  •  Thomas Kretschmann  •  Sienna Guillory  •  William Fichtner

The Plague (2006)

It began much like the common cold. Yet within a day fever took over black swellings the size of baseballs appeared on the neck and finally a highly contagious bloody cough quickly sealed the victim's fate. During the worst biological disaster in the history of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hal Masonberg
CAST:  James Van Der Beek  •  Ivana Milicevic  •  Brad Hunt  •  Joshua Close

It began much like the common cold. Yet within a day fever took over black swellings the size of baseballs appeared on the neck and finally a highly contagious bloody cough quickly sealed the victim's fate. During the worst biological disaster in the history of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hal Masonberg
CAST:  James Van Der Beek  •  Ivana Milicevic  •  Brad Hunt  •  Joshua Close

Labor Day (2013)

Depressed single mom Adele and her son Henry offer a wounded, fearsome man a ride. As police search town for the escaped convict, the mother and son gradually learn his true story as their options become increasingly limited.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jason Reitman
CAST:  Josh Brolin  •  Kate Winslet  •  Clark Gregg  •  James Van Der Beek

Depressed single mom Adele and her son Henry offer a wounded, fearsome man a ride. As police search town for the escaped convict, the mother and son gradually learn his true story as their options become increasingly limited.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jason Reitman
CAST:  Josh Brolin  •  Kate Winslet  •  Clark Gregg  •  James Van Der Beek

Salem Falls (2011)

A man with a troubled past tries to settle down in a small town, finds love and then ends up being the target of a witch hunt.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bradley Walsh
CAST:  James Van Der Beek  •  Sarah Carter  •  AJ Michalka  •  Rick Roberts

A man with a troubled past tries to settle down in a small town, finds love and then ends up being the target of a witch hunt.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bradley Walsh
CAST:  James Van Der Beek  •  Sarah Carter  •  AJ Michalka  •  Rick Roberts

Backwards (2012)

When a fiercely competitive 30 year old rower fails to make the Olympic boat for the second time, she takes a coaching job at a school but struggles to adjust to life off the race course.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ben Hickernell
CAST:  Sarah Megan Thomas  •  James Van Der Beek  •  Glenn Morshower  •  Margaret Colin

When a fiercely competitive 30 year old rower fails to make the Olympic boat for the second time, she takes a coaching job at a school but struggles to adjust to life off the race course.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ben Hickernell
CAST:  Sarah Megan Thomas  •  James Van Der Beek  •  Glenn Morshower  •  Margaret Colin

Mrs. Miracle (2009)

Overwhelmed widower Seth Webster is searching for a housekeeper to help him with his unruly six year old twin sons. "Mrs. Miracle" mysteriously appears and quickly becomes an irreplaceable nanny, chef, friend... and matchmaker.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Scott
CAST:  Erin Karpluk  •  James Van Der Beek  •  Doris Roberts  •  Michael Strusievici

Overwhelmed widower Seth Webster is searching for a housekeeper to help him with his unruly six year old twin sons. "Mrs. Miracle" mysteriously appears and quickly becomes an irreplaceable nanny, chef, friend... and matchmaker.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Scott
CAST:  Erin Karpluk  •  James Van Der Beek  •  Doris Roberts  •  Michael Strusievici

Taken in Broad Daylight (2009)

Every 24 hrs. after a child's been kidnapped by a stranger, chances of finding them alive diminishes to almost 100% ... The true and inspiring survival story of kidnapped teen, Anne Sluti, and how she manages to stay alive by manipulating her captor, engineering ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Yates
CAST:  James Van Der Beek  •  Sara Canning  •  LeVar Burton  •  Diana Reis

Every 24 hrs. after a child's been kidnapped by a stranger, chances of finding them alive diminishes to almost 100% ... The true and inspiring survival story of kidnapped teen, Anne Sluti, and how she manages to stay alive by manipulating her captor, engineering ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Yates
CAST:  James Van Der Beek  •  Sara Canning  •  LeVar Burton  •  Diana Reis

Stolen (2009)

A detective becomes obsessed with solving a child's 50-year-old murder, uncovering striking similarities between the case and his son's disappearance.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anders Anderson
CAST:  Jon Hamm  •  Josh Lucas  •  Rhona Mitra  •  James Van Der Beek

A detective becomes obsessed with solving a child's 50-year-old murder, uncovering striking similarities between the case and his son's disappearance.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anders Anderson
CAST:  Jon Hamm  •  Josh Lucas  •  Rhona Mitra  •  James Van Der Beek

Harvest (1999)

A DEA agent and a local sheriff have to wrestle with their consciences as they start raids on local farmers, who have started growing marijuana simply to keep their farms operational. Story focuses on a young man, who accidentally discovers that his straight-laced ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stuart Burkin
CAST:  Jeffrey DeMunn  •  John Slattery  •  James Van Der Beek  •  Frederick Weller

A DEA agent and a local sheriff have to wrestle with their consciences as they start raids on local farmers, who have started growing marijuana simply to keep their farms operational. Story focuses on a young man, who accidentally discovers that his straight-laced ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stuart Burkin
CAST:  Jeffrey DeMunn  •  John Slattery  •  James Van Der Beek  •  Frederick Weller

Eye of the Beast (2007)

This menacing monster yarn stars James Van Der Beek as government scientist Dan Leland, who's sent to investigate reported sightings of a giant squidlike beast that's put the entire population of a fishing village on edge. Though Leland starts his journey confident ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Yates
CAST:  James Van Der Beek  •  Alexandra Castillo  •  Arne MacPherson  •  Ryan Rajendra Black

This menacing monster yarn stars James Van Der Beek as government scientist Dan Leland, who's sent to investigate reported sightings of a giant squidlike beast that's put the entire population of a fishing village on edge. Though Leland starts his journey confident ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Yates
CAST:  James Van Der Beek  •  Alexandra Castillo  •  Arne MacPherson  •  Ryan Rajendra Black

The Plague (2006)

Ten years have passed since the world's children fell into a coma. Tonight they're waking up and all hell is breaking loose. An unholy battle between the generations is being waged, and time is not on the side of adults.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hal Masonberg
CAST:  James Van Der Beek  •  Ivana Miličević  •  Brad Hunt  •  Dee Wallace

Ten years have passed since the world's children fell into a coma. Tonight they're waking up and all hell is breaking loose. An unholy battle between the generations is being waged, and time is not on the side of adults.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hal Masonberg
CAST:  James Van Der Beek  •  Ivana Miličević  •  Brad Hunt  •  Dee Wallace

I Love You, I Love You Not (1996)

School student and her European-born grandmother share sad stories of their lives.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Billy Hopkins
CAST:  Claire Danes  •  Jude Law  •  Jeanne Moreau  •  James Van Der Beek

School student and her European-born grandmother share sad stories of their lives.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Billy Hopkins
CAST:  Claire Danes  •  Jude Law  •  Jeanne Moreau  •  James Van Der Beek
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