Search results for "Ben Schwartz"


Turbo (2013) RT 67% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Nov 2013

The tale of an ordinary garden snail who dreams of winning the Indy 500.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  David Soren
CAST:  Ryan Reynolds  •  Paul Giamatti  •  Michael Peña  •  Samuel L. Jackson

The Interview (2014) RT 51% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Feb 2015

Dave Skylark and his producer Aaron Rapoport run the celebrity tabloid show "Skylark Tonight". When they land an interview with a surprise fan, North Korean dictator Kim ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Seth Rogen  •  Evan Goldberg
CAST:  James Franco  •  Lizzy Caplan  •  Seth Rogen  •  Randall Park

I'm a Mitzvah (2014)

A short film about a young American man who spends one last night with his deceased friend while stranded in rural Mexico.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Ben Berman
CAST:  Ben Schwartz  •  Lainie Kazan  •  Erick Chavarria  •  Alejandro Patino

Happy Christmas (2014) RT 75% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Nov 2014

After a breakup with her boyfriend, a young woman moves in with her older brother, his wife, and their 2-year-old son.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Joe Swanberg
CAST:  Anna Kendrick  •  Melanie Lynskey  •  Mark Webber  •  Lena Dunham

Coffee Town (2013) RT Audience 56%

DVD release: Feb 2015

Three thirty-something friends band together when their carefree existence is threatened.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Brad Copeland
CAST:  Glenn Howerton  •  Steve Little  •  Ben Schwartz  •  Adrianne Palicki

Star Wars: Episode VIII (2017) RT Audience 99%

Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares to do ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Rian Johnson
CAST:  Oscar Isaac  •  Benicio del Toro  •  Adam Driver  •  Mark Hamill

This Is Where I Leave You (2014) RT 41% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Dec 2014

When their father passes away, four grown, world-weary siblings return to their childhood home and are requested -- with an admonition -- to stay there together for a week, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Jason Bateman  •  Tina Fey  •  Rose Byrne  •  Jane Fonda

Runner, Runner (2013)

When a poor college student who cracks an online poker game goes bust, he arranges a face-to-face with the man he thinks cheated him, a sly offshore entrepreneur.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Brad Furman
CAST:  Ben Affleck  •  Gemma Arterton  •  Justin Timberlake  •  Anthony Mackie

Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)

Thirty years after defeating the Galactic Empire, Han Solo and his allies face a new threat from the evil Kylo Ren and his army of Stormtroopers.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  J.J. Abrams
CAST:  Mark Hamill  •  Carrie Fisher  •  Harrison Ford  •  Anthony Daniels

Better Living Through Chemistry (2014) RT 20% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Apr 2014

A straight-laced pharmacist's uneventful life spirals out of control when he starts an affair with a trophy wife customer who takes him on a joyride involving sex, drugs and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Geoff Moore  •  David Posamentier
CAST:  Olivia Wilde  •  Michelle Monaghan  •  Sam Rockwell  •  Ray Liotta




Peep World (2010) RT 22% / Audience 22%

DVD release: Jul 2011

On the day of their Father's 70th birthday party, four siblings come to terms with the publication of a novel written by the youngest sibling, that exposes the family's most ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Barry W. Blaustein
CAST:  Michael C. Hall  •  Sarah Silverman  •  Rainn Wilson  •  Ben Schwartz

New York City Serenade (2007) RT 8% / Audience 23%

DVD release: Mar 2009

Two down on their luck childhood friends struggle to figure out their lives. Ray a drummer in a rock and roll band, and Owen an aspiring film maker spend most of their time ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Frank Whaley
CAST:  Freddie Prinze, Jr.  •  Chris Klein  •  Jamie Lynn Sigler  •  Ben Schwartz

The Other Guys (2010) RT 78% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Dec 2010

NYPD detectives Christopher Danson (Johnson) and P.K. Highsmith (Jackson) are the baddest and most beloved cops in New York City. They don't get tattoos, other men get tattoos ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Adam McKay
CAST:  Will Ferrell  •  Mark Wahlberg  •  Eva Mendes  •  Samuel L. Jackson

Mystery Team (2009) RT 53% / Audience 64%

DVD release: May 2010

A group of former Encyclopedia Brown-style child-detectives struggle to solve an adult mystery.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Dan Eckman
CAST:  Donald Glover  •  Aubrey Plaza  •  Dominic Dierkes  •  D.C. Pierson

The Walk (2015) RT 84% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Jan 2016

The story of French high-wire artist Philippe Petit's attempt to cross the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in 1974.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Zemeckis
CAST:  Joseph Gordon-Levitt  •  Ben Kingsley  •  Charlotte Lebon  •  Ben Schwartz

The Intervention (2016)

A weekend getaway for four couples takes a sharp turn when one of the couples discovers the entire trip was orchestrated to host an intervention on their marriage.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Clea DuVall
CAST:  Natasha Lyonne  •  Cobie Smulders  •  Melanie Lynskey  •  Jason Ritter

DreamWorks Home: For the Holidays (2017)

Oh takes it upon himself to introduce Christmas joy to his fellow Boovs. Unfortunately, his well-meaning mission nearly destroys the city.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Blake Lemons
CAST:  Rachel Crow  •  Mark Whitten  •  Ana Ortiz  •  Kelly Clarkson