Search results for "Billy Connolly"


The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012) RT 64% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Mar 2013

Bilbo Baggins, a hobbit enjoying his quiet life, is swept into an epic quest by Gandalf the Grey and thirteen dwarves who seek to reclaim their mountain home from Smaug, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Peter Jackson
CAST:  Ian McKellen  •  Martin Freeman  •  Richard Armitage  •  Andy Serkis

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014) RT 59% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Mar 2015

Immediately after the events of The Desolation of Smaug, Bilbo and the dwarves try to defend Erebor's mountain of treasure from others who claim it: the men of the ruined ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Peter Jackson
CAST:  John Bell  •  Dean O'Gorman  •  Lee Pace  •  Martin Freeman

Brave (2012) RT 78% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Nov 2012

Brave is set in the mystical Scottish Highlands, where Mérida is the princess of a kingdom ruled by King Fergus and Queen Elinor. An unruly daughter and an accomplished archer ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Brenda Chapman  •  Mark Andrews
CAST:  Kelly Macdonald  •  Julie Walters  •  Billy Connolly  •  Emma Thompson

An Everlasting Piece (2000) RT 48% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Colin (Barry McEvoy) is a Catholic and George (Brian O'Byrne) is a poetry-loving Protestant. In Belfast in the 1980s, they could have been enemies, but instead they became ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Barry Levinson
CAST:  Barry McEvoy  •  Brían F. O'Byrne  •  Anna Friel  •  Pauline McLynn

Bullshot (1983) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Feb 2011

The dashing Captain Hugh "Bullshot" Crummond - WWI ace fighter pilot, Olympic athlete, racing driver, part-time sleuth and all round spiffing chap - must save the world from ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Dick Clement
CAST:  Alan Shearman  •  Diz White  •  Ronald E. House  •  Frances Tomelty

Fido (2006) RT 73% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Oct 2007

Timmy Robinson's best friend in the whole wide world is a six-foot tall rotting zombie named Fido. But when Fido eats the next-door neighbor, Mom and Dad hit the roof, and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Horror • Romance
DIRECTION:  Andrew Currie
CAST:  Billy Connolly  •  Carrie-Anne Moss  •  Dylan Baker  •  Kesun Loder

Fuck (2005)

A documentary on the expletive's origin, why it offends some people so deeply, and what can be gained from its use.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Steve Anderson
CAST:  Reinhold Aman  •  Steven Bochco  •  Pat Boone  •  Benjamin C. Bradlee

Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties (2006) RT 11% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Oct 2006

Jon and Garfield visit the United Kingdom, where a case of mistaken cat identity finds Garfield ruling over a castle. His reign is soon jeopardized by the nefarious Lord ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Tim Hill
CAST:  Jennifer Love Hewitt  •  Billy Connolly  •  Ian Abercrombie  •  Breckin Meyer

Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004) RT 72% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Apr 2005

Three wealthy children's parents are killed in a fire. When they are sent to a distant relative, they find out that he is plotting to kill them and seize their fortune. This ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Brad Silberling
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Meryl Streep  •  Jude Law  •  Emily Browning

Open Season (2006) RT 48% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Jan 2007

Boog, a domesticated 900lb. Grizzly bear finds himself stranded in the woods 3 days before Open Season. Forced to rely on Elliot, a fast-talking mule deer, the two form an ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Anthony Stacchi  •  Roger Allers  •  Jill Culton
CAST:  Martin Lawrence  •  Ashton Kutcher  •  Gary Sinise  •  Debra Messing




Pocahontas (1995) RT 56% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Jun 2000

Pocahontas, daughter of a Native American tribe chief, falls in love with an English soldier as colonists invade 17th century Virginia.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mike Gabriel  •  Eric Goldberg
CAST:  Irene Bedard  •  Mel Gibson  •  David Ogden Stiers  •  John Kassir

Still Crazy (1998) RT 73% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Jun 1999

In the seventies Strange Fruit were it. They lived the rock lifestyle to the max, groupies, drugs, internal tension and an ex front man dead from an overdose. Even their ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Brian Gibson
CAST:  Stephen Rea  •  Billy Connolly  •  Jimmy Nail  •  Bill Nighy

The Aristocrats (2005) RT 79% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Jan 2006

One hundred superstar comedians tell the same very, VERY dirty, filthy joke--one shared privately by comics since Vaudeville.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary
DIRECTION:  Paul Provenza
CAST:  Jason Alexander  •  Chris Albrecht  •  Hank Azaria  •  Shelley Berman

The Boondock Saints (1999) RT 20% / Audience 91%

DVD release: May 2002

With a God-inspired moral obligation to act against evil, twin brothers Conner and Murphy set out to rid Boston of criminals. However, rather than working within the system, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Troy Duffy
CAST:  Willem Dafoe  •  Norman Reedus  •  Sean Patrick Flanery  •  David Della Rocco

The Impostors (1998) RT 62% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Sep 2000

In an attempt to resurrect the slapstick comedy of Laurel and Hardy or The Marx Brothers, Stanley Tucci and Oliver Platt team-up as two out-of-work actors who accidentally ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Stanley Tucci
CAST:  Oliver Platt  •  Stanley Tucci  •  Tony Shalhoub  •  Steve Buscemi

Who Is Cletis Tout? (2001) RT 23% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Jan 2003

A comedy about a hitman who sees everything in terms of the movies and how mistaken identity is getting in the way of recovering a stash of diamonds that was stolen and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Chris Ver Wiel
CAST:  Christian Slater  •  Tim Allen  •  Portia de Rossi  •  Richard Dreyfuss

Mrs. Brown (1997) RT 94% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Apr 1998

Queen Victoria is deeply depressed after the death of her husband, disappearing from public. Her servant Brown, who adores her, through caress and admiration brings her back ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Madden
CAST:  Judi Dench  •  Billy Connolly  •  Geoffrey Palmer  •  Antony Sher

Indecent Proposal (1993) RT 38% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Apr 2002

Robert Redford stars as billionaire John Gage, who offers a down-on-his-luck yuppie husband $1 million for the opportunity to spend the night with the man's wife.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Adrian Lyne
CAST:  Robert Redford  •  Demi Moore  •  Woody Harrelson  •  Seymour Cassel

Muppet Treasure Island (1996) RT 70% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Jun 2002

After telling the story of Flint's last journey to young Jim Hawkins, Billy Bones has a heart attack and dies just as Jim and his friends are attacked by pirates. The gang ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Brian Henson
CAST:  Tim Curry  •  Kevin Bishop  •  Jennifer Saunders  •  Billy Connolly

Water (1985) RT 91% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Aug 2006

Michael Caine stars as Baxter Thwaites, the laid-back Governor of the sleepy British colony of Cascara. But when American oil drillers accidentally strike a gusher of ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Dick Clement
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Brenda Vaccaro  •  Billy Connolly  •  Leonard Rossiter