Search results for "Al Pacino"


Looking for Richard (1996) RT 81% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Jun 2007

Al Pacino's deeply-felt rumination on Shakespeare's significance and relevance to the modern world through interviews and an in-depth analysis of "Richard III."  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Al Pacino
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Winona Ryder  •  Kevin Spacey  •  Alec Baldwin

Chinese Coffee (2000) RT Audience 74%

DVD release: Jun 2007

When Harry Levine, an aging, unsuccessful Greenwich Village writer is fired from his job as restaurant doorman, he calls on friend and mentor Jake, ostensibly to collect a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Al Pacino
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Jerry Orbach  •  Susan Floyd  •  Ellen McElduff

Wilde Salome (2013) RT 80% / Audience 51%

Pacino takes us on a journey as he unravels and re-interprets Oscar Wilde's once banned and most controversial work SALOME, a scintillating tale of lust, greed and one woman's ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Al Pacino
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Jessica Chastain  •  Kevin Anderson  •  Estelle Parsons

Salomé (2013)

One of Al Pacino's directory experiments, Salomé was filmed over 5 days in 2011, but has yet to be widely released. It is a part of a double feature on the Oscar Wilde short ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Al Pacino
CAST:  Jessica Chastain  •  Kevin Anderson  •  Al Pacino  •  Roxanne Hart

Simone (2002)

The career of a disillusioned producer, who is desperate for a hit, is endangered when his star walks off the film set. Forced to think fast, the producer decides to digitally ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Andrew Niccol
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Rachel Roberts  •  Catherine Keener  •  Evan Rachel Wood

Insomnia (2002) RT 92% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Oct 2002

Two Los Angeles homicide detectives are dispatched to a northern town where the sun doesn't set to investigate the methodical murder of a local teen.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Christopher Nolan
CAST:  Hilary Swank  •  Al Pacino  •  Robin Williams  •  Maura Tierney

Heat (1995) RT 86% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Jul 1999

Obsessive master thief, Neil McCauley leads a top-notch crew on various daring heists throughout Los Angeles while determined detective, Vincent Hanna pursues him without rest ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Mann
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Robert De Niro  •  Val Kilmer  •  Jon Voight

Scent of a Woman (1992) RT 88% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Apr 1998

Charlie Simms is a student at a private preparatory school who comes from a poor family. To earn the money for his flight home to Gresham, Oregon for Christmas, Charlie takes ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Martin Brest
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Chris O'Donnell  •  James Rebhorn  •  Gabrielle Anwar

The Godfather (1972) RT 99% / Audience 98%

DVD release: Oct 2001

Spanning the years 1945 to 1955, a chronicle of the fictional Italian-American Corleone crime family. When organized crime family patriarch, Vito Corleone barely survives an ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Francis Ford Coppola
CAST:  Marlon Brando  •  Al Pacino  •  James Caan  •  Richard S. Castellano

...And Justice for All (1979) RT 81% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Jan 2001

An ethical Baltimore defense lawyer disgusted with rampant legal corruption is asked to defend a judge he despises in a rape trial. But if he doesn't do it, the judge will ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Norman Jewison
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Jack Warden  •  John Forsythe  •  Christine Lahti




88 Minutes (2007) RT 5% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Sep 2008

A college professor who moonlights as a forensic psychiatrist for the FBI, receives a death threat claiming he has only 88 minutes to live.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jon Avnet
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Alicia Witt  •  Leelee Sobieski  •  Amy Brenneman

Any Given Sunday (1999) RT 51% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Sep 2000

A star quarterback gets knocked out of the game and an unknown third stringer is called in to replace him. The unknown gives a stunning performance and forces the aging coach ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Oliver Stone
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Cameron Diaz  •  Dennis Quaid  •  James Woods

Author! Author! (1982) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Jun 2007

A broadway playwright is burning the candle at both ends. He is dealing with pressure from a production nearing premiere, a wife who is leaving him, and 5 children 4 of which ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Arthur Hiller
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Dyan Cannon  •  Tuesday Weld  •  Bob Dishy

Carlito's Way (1993) RT 80% / Audience 91%

DVD release: May 1998

A Puerto-Rican ex-con, just released from prison, pledges to stay away from drugs and violence despite the pressure around him and lead on to a better life outside of NYC.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Brian De Palma
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Sean Penn  •  Penelope Ann Miller  •  John Leguizamo

City Hall (1996) RT 54% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Jul 1999

The accidental shooting of a boy in New York leads to an investigation by the Deputy Mayor, and unexpectedly far-reaching consequences.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Harold Becker
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  John Cusack  •  Bridget Fonda  •  Danny Aiello

Cruising (1980) RT 50% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Sep 2007

A serial killer brutally slays and dismembers several gay men in New York's S/M and leather districts. The young police officer Steve Burns is sent undercover onto the streets ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  William Friedkin
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Karen Allen  •  Paul Sorvino  •  Richard Cox

Dick Tracy (1990) RT 64% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Apr 2002

The comic strip detective finds his life vastly complicated when Breathless Mahoney makes advances towards him while he is trying to battle Big Boy Caprice's united mob.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Warren Beatty
CAST:  Warren Beatty  •  Al Pacino  •  Madonna  •  Charlie Korsmo

Dog Day Afternoon (1975) RT 95% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Dec 1997

A man robs a bank to pay for his lover's operation; it turns into a hostage situation and a media circus.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sidney Lumet
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  John Cazale  •  Charles Durning  •  Chris Sarandon

Donnie Brasco (1997) RT 87% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Jan 1998

An FBI undercover agent infilitrates the mob and finds himself identifying more with the mafia life at the expense of his regular one.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mike Newell
CAST:  Johnny Depp  •  Michael Madsen  •  Bruno Kirby  •  James Russo

Frankie and Johnny (1991) RT Audience 51%

DVD release: May 2001

When Johnny is released from prison following a forgery charge, he quickly lands a job as a short-order cook at a New York diner. Following a brief fling with waitress Cora, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Garry Marshall
CAST:  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  Al Pacino  •  Héctor Elizondo  •  Kate Nelligan