Search results for "Donald Petrie"


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How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003) RT 42% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Jul 2003

An advice columnist, Andie Anderson (Kate Hudson), tries pushing the boundaries of what she can write about in her new piece about how to get a man to leave you in 10 days. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Donald Petrie
CAST:  Kate Hudson  •  Matthew McConaughey  •  Kathryn Hahn  •  Annie Parisse

Miss Congeniality (2000) RT 42% / Audience 69%

DVD release: May 2001

Gracie Hart is a tough-as-nails FBI officer. When her office receives a letter from a terrorist going by the alias "The Citizen", they figure out that he's planning his next ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Donald Petrie
CAST:  Sandra Bullock  •  Benjamin Bratt  •  Michael Caine  •  Candice Bergen

The Associate (1996) RT 28% / Audience 54%

DVD release: May 2001

Laurel Ayres is a businesswoman trying to make it but unfortunately she works at a investment firm where she does all the work but all the senior investors like Frank Peterson ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Donald Petrie
CAST:  Whoopi Goldberg  •  Dianne Wiest  •  Eli Wallach  •  Timothy Daly

The Favor (1994) RT 27% / Audience 18%

DVD release: Dec 2001

Kathy is married to Peter. Now she can't help but wonder how things could have been if she got together with her old boyfriend, Tom. Being married prevents from doing that so ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Donald Petrie
CAST:  Brad Pitt  •  Harley Jane Kozak  •  Bill Pullman  •  Elizabeth McGovern

Mystic Pizza (1988) RT 77% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Nov 2001

Three teenage girls come of age while working at a pizza parlor in Mystic Connecticut.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Donald Petrie
CAST:  Annabeth Gish  •  Julia Roberts  •  Lili Taylor  •  Vincent D'Onofrio

Richie Rich (1994)

Billionaire heir Richie Rich has it all, including Reggie Jackson as a batting coach and Claudia Schiffer as a personal trainer -- but no playmates. What's more, scoundrel ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Donald Petrie
CAST:  Macaulay Culkin  •  John Larroquette  •  Edward Herrmann  •  Christine Ebersole

Welcome to Mooseport (2004) RT 13% / Audience 19%

DVD release: May 2004

A US president (Gene Hackman) who has retired after two terms in office returns to his hometown of Mooseport, Maine and decides to run for Mayor against another local ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Donald Petrie
CAST:  Ray Romano  •  Gene Hackman  •  Marcia Gay Harden  •  Maura Tierney

Grumpy Old Men (1993) RT 65% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Aug 1997

For decades, next-door neighbors and former friends John and Max have feuded, trading insults and wicked pranks. When an attractive widow moves in nearby, their bad blood ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Donald Petrie
CAST:  Jack Lemmon  •  Walter Matthau  •  Ann-Margret  •  Burgess Meredith

Just My Luck (2006) RT 13% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Aug 2006

Manhattanite Ashley is known to many as the luckiest woman around. After a chance encounter with a down-and-out young man, however, she realizes that she's swapped her fortune ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Donald Petrie
CAST:  Lindsay Lohan  •  Samaire Armstrong  •  Chris Pine  •  Missi Pyle

My Life In Ruins (2009) RT 9% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Oct 2009

A Greek tour guide named Georgia attempts to recapture her kefi (Greek for mojo) by guiding a ragtag group of tourists around Greece and showing them the beauty of her native ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Donald Petrie
CAST:  Nia Vardalos  •  Richard Dreyfuss  •  Alexis Georgoulis  •  Alistair McGowan




Opportunity Knocks (1990) RT 13% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Jun 2003

Eddie and Lou are a couple of two-bit con men on the lam from a loan shark. They hide out in someone's house and they hear on the answering machine that (A) the owner of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Donald Petrie
CAST:  Dana Carvey  •  James Tolkan  •  Robert Loggia  •  Todd Graff

My Favorite Martian (1999) RT 12% / Audience 30%

DVD release: Jul 2001

News producer Tim O'Hara gets himself fired for unwillingly compromising his bosses' daughter Brace Channing during a live transmission. A little later, he witnesses the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Donald Petrie
CAST:  Jeff Daniels  •  Elizabeth Hurley  •  Daryl Hannah  •  Christopher Lloyd

Little Italy (2018)

Former childhood pals Leo and Nikki are attracted to each other as adults—but will their feuding parents' rival pizzerias put a chill on their sizzling romance?  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Donald Petrie
CAST:  Emma Roberts  •  Hayden Christensen  •  Alyssa Milano  •  Danny Aiello

H.O.T.S. (1979) RT 33% / Audience 22%

DVD release: Jul 2000

Four girls spurned by the popular Sorority on campus decide to start their own and steal all the men on campus away from the house that rejected them.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Gerald Seth Sindell
CAST:  Steve Bond  •  Susan Kiger  •  Lisa London  •  Pamela Jean Bryant

The Hearse (1980)

A schoolteacher moves into her deceased aunt’s house in a small Californian town, and is harassed by unfriendly locals and a mysterious hearse.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Mystery
DIRECTION:  George Bowers
CAST:  Trish Van Devere  •  Joseph Cotten  •  David Gautreaux  •  Donald Hotton

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