Search results for "Atom Egoyan"

Ararat (2002) RT 55% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Jul 2003

A variety of characters, some close relatives, others distant strangers, are each affected by the making of a film about the Armenian Genocide of 1915.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Atom Egoyan
CAST:  Simon Abkarian  •  Charles Aznavour  •  Christopher Plummer  •  Arsinée Khanjian

Exotica (1994) RT 97% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Nov 1999

In the upscale Toronto strip club Exotica, dancer Christina is visited nightly by the obsessive Francis, a depressed tax auditor. Her ex-boyfriend, the club's MC, Eric, still ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Atom Egoyan
CAST:  Bruce Greenwood  •  Elias Koteas  •  Don McKellar  •  David Hemblen

Speaking Parts (1989) RT 100% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Jun 2001

A struggling actor's job as a hotel custodian is a front for his real job: being rented out as a gigolo by his supervisor. A co-worker is obsessed with him, but he ignores and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Atom Egoyan
CAST:  Michael McManus  •  Arsinée Khanjian  •  Gabrielle Rose  •  Tony Nardi

Where the Truth Lies (2005) RT 41% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Feb 2006

An ambitious reporter probes the reasons behind the sudden split of a 1950s comedy team.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Atom Egoyan
CAST:  Kevin Bacon  •  Colin Firth  •  Alison Lohman  •  David Hayman

Felicia's Journey (1999) RT 88% / Audience 70%

DVD release: May 2000

A solitary middle-aged bachelor and a naive Irish teenager transform one another's lives to arrive at a place of recognition, redemption and wisdom in Atom Egoyan's adaptation ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Atom Egoyan
CAST:  Bob Hoskins  •  Arsinée Khanjian  •  Elaine Cassidy  •  Sheila Reid

Gross Misconduct: The Life of Brian Spencer (1993)

A look into the life of troubled former hockey player Brian Spencer, who got into problems both on the ice and off because of his temper. The film also has a close focus on ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Atom Egoyan
CAST:  Daniel Kash  •  Peter MacNeill  •  Lenore Zann  •  Linda Goranson

The Captive (2014) RT 29% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Mar 2015

Eight years after the disappearance of Cassandra, some disturbing incidents seem to indicate that she's still alive. Police, parents and Cassandra herself, will try to unravel ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Atom Egoyan
CAST:  Scott Speedman  •  Ryan Reynolds  •  Rosario Dawson  •  Bruce Greenwood

Invisible World (2011)

An anthology film following different stories around the theme of invisibility in the modern world.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Maria de Medeiros  •  Manoel de Oliveira  •  Atom Egoyan  •  Theo Angelopoulos  •  Gian Vittorio Baldi  •  Marco Bechis  •  Laís Bodanzky  •  Beto Brant  •  Guy Maddin  •  Jerzy Stuhr  •  Cisco Vasques  •  Wim Wenders

Devil's Knot (2013) RT 24% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Jun 2014

The savage murders of three young children sparks a controversial trial of three teenagers accused of killing the kids as part of a satanic ritual.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Atom Egoyan
CAST:  Mireille Enos  •  Reese Witherspoon  •  Stephen Moyer  •  Kevin Durand

Chloe (2009) RT 51% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Jul 2010

A doctor hires an escort to seduce her husband, whom she suspects of cheating, though unforeseen events put the family in danger.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Atom Egoyan
CAST:  Julianne Moore  •  Liam Neeson  •  Amanda Seyfried  •  Max Thieriot

Family Viewing (1987) RT Audience 63%

DVD release: Jun 2001

An emotionally constrained view of the displacement of human feelings in our video saturated society. Van regularly visits his grandmother in a run-down nursing home. His ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Atom Egoyan
CAST:  David Hemblen  •  Aidan Tierney  •  Gabrielle Rose  •  Selma Keklikian

To Each His Own Cinema (2007)

A collective film of 33 shorts directed by different directors about their feeling about cinema.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  David Lynch  •  Joel Coen  •  Ethan Coen  •  Wong Kar-Wai  •  Lars von Trier  •  Roman Polanski  •  Andrei Konchalovsky  •  Bille August  •  Tsai Ming-liang  •  Alejandro González Iñárritu  •  Manoel de Oliveira  •  David Cronenberg  •  Ken Loach  •  Jane Campion  •  Atom Egoyan  •  Amos Gitai  •  Gus Van Sant  •  Nanni Moretti  •  Aki Kaurismäki  •  Theo Angelopoulos  •  Wim Wenders  •  Olivier Assayas  •  Takeshi Kitano  •  Chen Kaige  •  Elia Suleiman  •  Walter Salles  •  Raymond Depardon  •  Raoul Ruiz  •  Abbas Kiarostami  •  Zhang Yimou  •  Hou Hsiao-hsien  •  Claude Lelouch  •  Jean-Pierre Dardenne  •  Luc Dardenne  •  Youssef Chahine  •  Michael Cimino
CAST:  Isabelle Adjani  •  Pegah Ahangarani  •  Anouk Aimée  •  Leonid Alexeenko

Calendar (1993) RT 100% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Jun 2001

A photographer and his wife travel across Armenia photographing churches for a calendar project. Travelling with them is a local man acting as their driver and guide. As the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Atom Egoyan
CAST:  Arsinée Khanjian  •  Atom Egoyan  •  Ashot Adamyan  •  Michelle Bellerose

Adoration (2008) RT 62% / Audience 49%

DVD release: May 2009

Director Atom Egoyan explores the concept of cyberspace as a place for redemption in this drama about an adolescent boy named Simon who reinvents his life on the internet. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Atom Egoyan
CAST:  Devon Bostick  •  Rachel Blanchard  •  Louca Tassone  •  Kenneth Welsh

Montréal vu par... (1992)

Six stories about Montreal. 1: A young housewife from Toronto samples the nightlife using basic French. 2: The tale of a painting of Montreal's first mayor, Jacques Viger. 3: ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Atom Egoyan  •  Léa Pool  •  Denys Arcand  •  Michel Brault  •  Patricia Rozema  •  Jacques Leduc
CAST:  Denys Arcand  •  Michel Barrette  •  Maury Chaykin  •  Rémy Girard

Remember (2015)

With the aid of a fellow Auschwitz survivor and a hand-written letter, an elderly man with dementia goes in search of the person responsible for the death of his family.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Atom Egoyan
CAST:  Christopher Plummer  •  Martin Landau  •  Dean Norris  •  Henry Czerny