Search results for "Andrew McCarthy"

Fresh Horses (1988) RT Audience 35%

DVD release: Mar 2004

A Cincinnati college student breaks off his engagement to his wealthy fiancée after he falls in love with a backwoods Kentucky girl he meets at a party. She says she's 20, but ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  David Anspaugh
CAST:  Molly Ringwald  •  Andrew McCarthy  •  Ben Stiller  •  Viggo Mortensen

Less Than Zero (1987) RT 54% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Mar 2002

A college freshman returns to Los Angeles for the holidays at his ex-girlfriend's request, but discovers that his former best friend has an out-of-control drug habit.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Marek Kanievska
CAST:  Andrew McCarthy  •  Jami Gertz  •  Robert Downey Jr.  •  James Spader

Mannequin (1987) RT 22% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Dec 2001

Jonathan Switcher, an unemployed artist, finds a job as an assistant window dresser for a department store. When Jonathan happens upon a beautiful mannequin he previously ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Gottlieb
CAST:  Andrew McCarthy  •  Kim Cattrall  •  Estelle Getty  •  James Spader

Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle (1994)

Dorothy Parker remembers the heyday of the Algonquin Round Table, a circle of friends whose barbed wit, like hers, was fueled by alcohol and flirted with despair.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  Campbell Scott  •  Matthew Broderick  •  Gwyneth Paltrow

Mulholland Falls (1996) RT 31% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Nov 2004

In 1950s Los Angeles, a special crime squad of the LAPD investigates the murder of a young woman.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Lee Tamahori
CAST:  Nick Nolte  •  Melanie Griffith  •  Chazz Palminteri  •  Michael Madsen

Pretty in Pink (1986) RT 80% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Aug 2002

Andie is an outcast, hanging out either with her older boss, who owns the record store where she works, or her quirky high school classmate Duckie, who has a crush on her. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Howard Deutch
CAST:  Molly Ringwald  •  Jon Cryer  •  Andrew McCarthy  •  Harry Dean Stanton

The Joy Luck Club (1993) RT 85% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Jun 2002

Through a series of flashbacks, four young chinese women born in America and their respective mothers born in feudal China, explore their past. This search will help them ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Wayne Wang
CAST:  Ming-Na Wen  •  Lauren Tom  •  Tamlyn Tomita  •  Rosalind Chao

Weekend at Bernie's (1989) RT 52% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Dec 1999

Two friends are invited for a weekend to a luxury island with their boss. The boss gets shot and nobody seems to notice, except for the two friends. In order not to become ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ted Kotcheff
CAST:  Andrew McCarthy  •  Jonathan Silverman  •  Catherine Mary Stewart  •  Terry Kiser

Class (1983) RT 25% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Nov 2000

Naive Midwestern prep student Jonathan bonds with his more worldly roommate, Skip, who takes the small-town boy under his wing. At Skip's urging, the inexperienced Jonathan is ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Lewis John Carlino
CAST:  Jacqueline Bisset  •  Rob Lowe  •  Andrew McCarthy  •  Cliff Robertson

St. Elmo's Fire (1985) RT 47% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Nov 2001

Seven friends - Alec, Billy, Jules, Kevin, Kirby, Leslie and Wendy - are trying to navigate through life and their friendships following college graduation. Alec, who aspires ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joel Schumacher
CAST:  Emilio Estevez  •  Rob Lowe  •  Andrew McCarthy  •  Demi Moore

Weekend at Bernie's II (1993) RT 10% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Dec 2001

Everybody's favorite stiff is back! Working fools Larry Wilson and Richard Parker have uncovered a dirty, little secret: Their former boss, Bernie Lomax, embezzled $2 million ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Robert Klane
CAST:  Andrew McCarthy  •  Jonathan Silverman  •  Terry Kiser  •  Troy Beyer

Waiting for the Moon (1987) RT 40% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Apr 2006

Fictionalized portrait of one of history's great literary couples: Stein & Toklas. Summer 1930s France, Alice tends to ailing Gertrude; they visit Fernande Olivier, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Jill Godmilow
CAST:  Linda Hunt  •  Linda Bassett  •  Jacques Boudet  •  Andrew McCarthy

The Spiderwick Chronicles (2008) RT 80% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Jun 2008

Upon moving into the run-down Spiderwick Estate with their mother, twin brothers Jared and Simon Grace, along with their sister Mallory, find themselves pulled into an ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Mark Waters
CAST:  Freddie Highmore  •  Sarah Bolger  •  Nick Nolte  •  Mary-Louise Parker

Dr. M (1990) RT Audience 17%

DVD release: Apr 1991

In the not-too-distant future Berlin is shocked by a series of spectacular suicides; a policeman's investigations lead him to a beautiful, enigmatic woman and the revelation ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Claude Chabrol
CAST:  Alan Bates  •  Jennifer Beals  •  Jan Niklas  •  Hanns Zischler

Jackie Bouvier Kennedy Onassis (2000)

Told in flashbacks as Jackie reflects on her life, mini is divided in two parts: Life as a Kennedy and life after Camelot.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Burton Morris
CAST:  Joanne Whalley  •  Tim Matheson  •  Tom Skerritt  •  Frances Fisher

Dead Funny (1994) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Oct 1995

When her practical joker boyfriend dies, a young woman recalls all the pranks he pulled as she tries to figure out who murdered him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Feldman
CAST:  Elizabeth Peña  •  Andrew McCarthy  •  Paige Turco  •  Blanche Baker

Dream Man (1995)

DVD release: Jun 1995

Kris is a homicide cop with psychic abilities. She works to prove that the prime suspect in her latest case (the much younger husband of the millionaire victim) is innocent. ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  René Bonnière
CAST:  Patsy Kensit  •  Bruce Greenwood  •  Andrew McCarthy  •  Denise Crosby

Escape Clause (1996) RT Audience 35%

DVD release: Jul 1997

A man finds out that his wife has paid $10,000 to have him killed. Then both the would-be killer and the wife turn up dead ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Brian Trenchard-Smith
CAST:  Connie Britton  •  Paul Sorvino  •  Andrew McCarthy  •  Kate McNeil