Search results for "Chris Elliott"

Kingpin (1996) RT 50% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Apr 1998

After bowler Roy Munson swindles the wrong crowd and is left with a hook for a hand, he settles into impoverished obscurity. That is, until he uncovers the next big thing: an ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Bobby Farrelly  •  Peter Farrelly
CAST:  Woody Harrelson  •  Randy Quaid  •  Vanessa Angel  •  Bill Murray

CB4 (1993) RT 52% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Jan 2003

A "rockumentary", covering the rise to fame of MC Gusto, Stab Master Arson, and Dead Mike: members of the rap group "CB4". We soon learn that these three are not what they ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Tamra Davis
CAST:  Chris Rock  •  Allen Payne  •  Phil Hartman  •  Charlie Murphy

Groundhog Day (1993) RT 96% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Jan 2002

A narcissistic TV weatherman, along with his attractive-but-distant producer and mawkish cameraman, is sent to report on Groundhog Day in the small town of Punxsutawney, where ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Harold Ramis
CAST:  Bill Murray  •  Andie MacDowell  •  Chris Elliott  •  Stephen Tobolowsky

Manhunter (1986) RT 94% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Jan 2001

FBI Agent Will Graham, who retired after catching Hannibal Lecktor, returns to duty to engage in a risky cat-and-mouse game with Lecktor to capture a new killer.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Mann
CAST:  William Petersen  •  Kim Greist  •  Dennis Farina  •  Brian Cox

Nutty Professor II: The Klumps (2000) RT 26% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Dec 2000

The hilarity begins when professor Sherman Klump finds romance with fellow DNA specialist, Denise Gaines, and discovers a brilliant formula that reverses aging. But Sherman's ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Romance • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Peter Segal
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Janet Jackson  •  Larry Miller  •  John Ales

The Abyss (1989) RT 89% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Nov 2000

A civilian oil rig crew is recruited to conduct a search and rescue effort when a nuclear submarine mysteriously sinks. One diver soon finds himself on a spectacular odyssey ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  James Cameron
CAST:  Ed Harris  •  Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio  •  Michael Biehn  •  Leo Burmester

There's Something About Mary (1998) RT 83% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Aug 1999

For Ted, prom night went about as bad as it’s possible for any night to go. Thirteen years later, he finally gets another chance with his old prom date, only to run up against ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Bobby Farrelly  •  Peter Farrelly
CAST:  Cameron Diaz  •  Ben Stiller  •  Matt Dillon  •  Lee Evans

Cabin Boy (1994) RT 46% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Sep 2002

A foul-mouthed finishing school graduate mistakenly winds up on an ill-fated fishing boat, and faces the wrath of a crew that considers him bad luck.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Adam Resnick
CAST:  Chris Elliott  •  Ritch Brinkley  •  James Gammon  •  Brian Doyle-Murray

Medusa: Dare to Be Truthful (1991)

In this made for Showtime television spoof of Madonna's "Truth or Dare" documentary, comedienne Julie Brown portrays Medusa, an egocentric, hyper-sexual (and not particularly ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  John Fortenberry  •  Julie Brown
CAST:  Julie Brown  •  Kathy Griffin  •  Chris Elliott  •  Bobcat Goldthwait

Scary Movie 2 (2001) RT 15% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Dec 2001

While the original parodied slasher flicks like Scream, Keenen Ivory Wayans's sequel to Scary Movie takes comedic aim at haunted house movies. A group of students visit a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Keenen Ivory Wayans
CAST:  Anna Faris  •  Marlon Wayans  •  James DeBello  •  Shawn Wayans

Lianna (1983) RT 86% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Sep 2003

A happily married woman comes to realize herself of being a repressed lesbian after she has an affair with a female college professor, and then tries to come to terms with her ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Sayles
CAST:  Linda Griffiths  •  Jane Hallaren  •  Jon DeVries  •  Jo Henderson

Snow Day (2000) RT 28% / Audience 26%

DVD release: Oct 2000

When a school in upstate New York is snowed in, a group of students hi-jack a plow to keep the school closed..  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Chris Koch
CAST:  Chevy Chase  •  Chris Elliott  •  Jean Smart  •  Iggy Pop

The Dictator (2012) RT 57% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Aug 2012

The heroic story of a dictator who risks his life to ensure that democracy would never come to the country he so lovingly oppressed.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Larry Charles
CAST:  Sacha Baron Cohen  •  Sayed Badreya  •  Aasif Mandvi  •  Megan Fox

Évocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie (2013)

Long before O'Reilly and Beck, Morton Downey, Jr., was tearing up the talk-show format with his divisive populism. Between the fistfights, rabid audience, and Mort's cigarette ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Seth Kramer  •  Daniel A. Miller  •  Jeremy Newberger
CAST:  Morton Downey, Jr.  •  Gloria Allred  •  Michele Bachmann  •  Glenn Beck

My Man Adam (1985)

DVD release: Aug 1986

A young man meets the girl of his dreams, whereupon he finds himself involved in a murder mystery.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Roger L. Simon
CAST:  Raphael Sbarge  •  Page Hannah  •  Veronica Cartwright  •  Dave Thomas

Dance Flick (2009) RT 18% / Audience 30%

DVD release: Sep 2009

Street dancer, Thomas Uncles is from the wrong side of the tracks, but his bond with the beautiful Megan White might help the duo realize their dreams as they enter in the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Damien Dante Wayans
CAST:  Shoshana Bush  •  Damon Wayans, Jr.  •  Essence Atkins  •  Chris Elliott

The Rewrite (2014) RT 64% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Mar 2015

An Oscar-winning writer in a slump leaves Hollywood to teach screenwriting at a college on the East Coast, where he falls for a single mom taking classes there.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Marc Lawrence
CAST:  Marisa Tomei  •  Allison Janney  •  Hugh Grant  •  J.K. Simmons

Better Off Single (2016)

A comedy that follows a man on a mission of self-discovery that results in hallucinations, flashbacks and fantasies in his quest to find new love and himself.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Benjamin Cox
CAST:  Aaron Tveit  •  Kal Penn  •  Abby Elliott  •  Annaleigh Ashford