Search results for "David Thornton"


A Civil Action (1998) RT 60% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Jul 1999

Jan Schlickmann is a cynical lawyer who goes out to 'get rid of' a case, only to find out it is potentially worth millions. The case becomes his obsession, to the extent that ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Steven Zaillian
CAST:  John Travolta  •  Robert Duvall  •  Tony Shalhoub  •  William H. Macy

Alpha Dog (2006) RT 55% / Audience 67%

DVD release: May 2007

Johnny Truelove likes to see himself as tough. He's the son of an underworld figure and a drug dealer. Johnny also likes to get tough when things don't go his way. When Jake ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Nick Cassavetes
CAST:  Bruce Willis  •  Matthew Barry  •  Emile Hirsch  •  Fernando Vargas

High Art (1998) RT 73% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Jul 2004

A young female intern at a small magazine company becomes involved with a drug-addicted lesbian photographer, both of whom seek to exploit each other for their respective ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lisa Cholodenko
CAST:  Radha Mitchell  •  Gabriel Mann  •  Ally Sheedy  •  Patricia Clarkson

Home Alone 3 (1997) RT 27% / Audience 27%

DVD release: Oct 2001

9-year-old Alex Pruitt is home alone with the chicken pox. Turns out, due to a mix-up among nefarious spies, Alex was given a toy car concealing a top-secret microchip. Now ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Raja Gosnell
CAST:  Alex D. Linz  •  Olek Krupa  •  Rya Kihlstedt  •  Lenny Von Dohlen

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)

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

The Last Days of Disco (1998)

Two young women and their friends spend spare time at an exclusive nightclub in 1980s New York.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Whit Stillman
CAST:  Chloë Sevigny  •  Kate Beckinsale  •  Chris Eigeman  •  Mackenzie Astin

Hush (1998)

Jackson and Helen are in love and about to have their first child when they move in with Jackson's mother, Martha, in order to take care of the family estate. But all is not ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Darby
CAST:  Jessica Lange  •  Gwyneth Paltrow  •  Johnathon Schaech  •  Nina Foch

She's So Lovely (1997) RT 66% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Nov 2000

Maureen is pregnant and her husband Eddie is missing. Nervous, Maureen shares a couple of drinks with neighbor Kiefer, who tries to rape her and then beats her. When Eddie ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Nick Cassavetes
CAST:  Sean Penn  •  Robin Wright  •  John Travolta  •  James Gandolfini

XX/XY (2002) RT 44% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Jul 2003

When two college students, Sam and Thea, meet Coles at a party, their mutual attraction is immediate, leading to a passionate and awkward night together, and the onset of an ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Austin Chick
CAST:  Mark Ruffalo  •  Maya Stange  •  Kathleen Robertson  •  Kel O'Neill

Fake (2010) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Oct 2011

Daniel Jakor is one of the most prolific and successful artists the world has never heard of. Struggling to sell his own art, he soon finds his true genius lies not in the ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Gregory W. Friedle
CAST:  Robert Loggia  •  Fisher Stevens  •  Blanche Baker  •  Jill Flint




Off and Running (1991) RT 87% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Aug 2010

Cyndi Lauper stars as a performing mermaid in a Miami nightclub who ends up on the wrong end of a murder. On the run carrying a locket that people seem to be getting killed ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ed Bianchi
CAST:  Cyndi Lauper  •  David Keith  •  Johnny Pinto  •  David Thornton

Private Property (2005) RT 100% / Audience 50%

A woman living alone on an island must fight for her life in the directorial debut of filmmaker Elizabeth Dimon. Although reluctant to do so, island recluse Tess (Mirjana ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Elizabeth Dimon
CAST:  Mirjana Jokovic  •  David Thornton  •  Tomas Arana  •  Richard Parent

The Other Woman (2014) RT 24% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Jul 2014

After discovering her boyfriend is married, Carly soon meets the wife he's been cheating on. And when yet another affair is discovered, all three women team up to plot mutual ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nick Cassavetes
CAST:  Cameron Diaz  •  Leslie Mann  •  Kate Upton  •  Don Johnson

Jeremy Fink and the Meaning of Life (2012) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Mar 2012

Jeremy Fink and his best friend Lizzy must search high and low throughout the streets of Manhattan for clues to unlock the mysterious box he received a month before his birthday.  (more)

GENRES: Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Tamar Halpern
CAST:  Mira Sorvino  •  Joe Pantoliano  •  Ryan Simpkins  •  Michael Urie

Reunion (2009) RT 19% / Audience 25%

DVD release: Aug 2014

Ten years after the death of a close friend, a group of Yale graduates who formed a secret society to make the world a better place reunite, only to discover how far from ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Alan Hruska
CAST:  Brett Cullen  •  Jessica Hecht  •  Jamey Sheridan  •  Zoe McLellan

Family Portraits: A Trilogy of America (2003) RT Audience 70%

DVD release: Aug 2004

Three narratives ("Cutting Moments," "Home" and "Prologue") combine to create a shocking trilogy of modern American life, a portrait drawn with brushstrokes of hidden violence ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror
DIRECTION:  Douglas Buck
CAST:  Gary Betsworth  •  Sally Conway  •  William Stone Mahoney  •  Nicca Ray

Trophy Kids (2011) RT Audience 68%

To win the celebrity and self-made wealth he craves, an aimless, twenty-something Manhattan playboy devises a film based on his party-boy, club-going lifestyle, and hires a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Josh Sugarman
CAST:  Tania Raymonde  •  David Gallagher  •  Ryan Eggold  •  David Thornton