Search results for "Frances O'Connor"

A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001) RT 73% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Mar 2002

David, a robotic boy—the first of his kind programmed to love—is adopted as a test case by a Cybertronics employee and his wife. Though he gradually becomes their child, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Haley Joel Osment  •  Frances O'Connor  •  Sam Robards  •  Jake Thomas

Bedazzled (2000) RT 49% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Dec 2001

Elliot Richardson, suicidal techno geek, is given seven wishes to turn his life around when he meets up with a very seductive Satan. The catch: his soul. Some of his wishes ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Harold Ramis
CAST:  Elizabeth Hurley  •  Brendan Fraser  •  Frances O'Connor  •  Orlando Jones

Book of Love (2004)

Living among fusty academics, an unusual young man gets between a high school history teacher and his wife.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Brown
CAST:  Simon Baker  •  Frances O'Connor  •  Gregory Smith  •  Bryce Dallas Howard

The Importance of Being Earnest (2002) RT 58% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Nov 2002

Two young gentlemen living in 1890s England use the same pseudonym ("Ernest") on the sly, which is fine until they both fall in love with women using that name, which leads to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Oliver Parker
CAST:  Rupert Everett  •  Colin Firth  •  Reese Witherspoon  •  Judi Dench

Windtalkers (2002) RT 32% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Oct 2002

Joe Enders is a gung-ho Marine assigned to protect a "windtalker" - one of several Navajo Indians who were used to relay messages during World War II because their spoken ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History • War
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Adam Beach  •  Peter Stormare  •  Noah Emmerich

Thank God He Met Lizzie (1997)

The romantic myth is exposed for Guy when he is plagued by memories of an old girlfriend on his wedding day.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Cherie Nowlan
CAST:  Richard Roxburgh  •  Cate Blanchett  •  Frances O'Connor  •  John Gaden

About Adam (2000) RT 68% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Oct 2001

A waitress falls for a handsome customer who seduces her, her two sisters, her brother, and her brother's girlfriend.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gerard Stembridge
CAST:  Kate Hudson  •  Tommy Tiernan  •  Frances O'Connor  •  Stewart Roche

Three Dollars (2005) RT Audience 59%

Eddie is a principled man, with a wife, a daughter and a mortgage and leads a seemingly stable and happy life as a government land assessor. Yet when the forces of economic ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Connolly
CAST:  David Wenham  •  Sarah Wynter  •  Nico Billeam  •  Christopher Bunworth

Piccadilly Jim (2005) RT Audience 50%

Set in the 1930s, an American with a scandalous reputation on both sides of the Atlantic must do an about-face in order to win back the woman of his dreams.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
CAST:  Sam Rockwell  •  Frances O'Connor  •  Tobias Menzies  •  Tom Wilkinson

The Hunter (2011) RT 75% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Feb 2011

Martin, a mercenary, is sent from Europe by an anonymous biotech company to the Tasmanian wilderness on a hunt for the last Tasmanian tiger.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Daniel Nettheim
CAST:  Willem Dafoe  •  Sam Neill  •  Frances O'Connor  •  Sullivan Stapleton

Iron Jawed Angels (2004) RT Audience 89%

DVD release: Sep 2004

Defiant young activists take the women's suffrage movement by storm, putting their lives at risk to help American women win the right to vote.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Katja von Garnier
CAST:  Hilary Swank  •  Anjelica Huston  •  Molly Parker  •  Margo Martindale

Lumpy (2012)

A newlywed couple cancels their honeymoon and returns to the snowy Midwest to make the funeral arrangements for their best man, who died unexpectedly after their ceremony.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Ted Koland
CAST:  Justin Long  •  Jess Weixler  •  Tyler Labine  •  Addison Timlin

Ice (2011) RT Audience 29%

DVD release: Jul 2006

It is 2020. Findings by environmental scientist Professor Thom Archer suggest that Halo, the corporate energy company drilling on the Greenland Glacier are causing it to melt. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Nick Copus
CAST:  Stephen Moyer  •  Frances O'Connor  •  Patrick Bergin  •  Claire Forlani

Emanuel and the Truth about Fishes (2013)

A troubled young woman becomes obsessed with her mysterious new neighbor, who bears a striking resemblance to the girl's dead mother.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Francesca Gregorini
CAST:  Kaya Scodelario  •  Jessica Biel  •  Alfred Molina  •  Frances O'Connor

Jayne Mansfield's Car (2013) RT 34% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Dec 2013

Alabama; 1969: The death of a clan's estranged wife and mother brings together two very different families. The scars of the past hide differences that will either tear them ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Billy Bob Thornton
CAST:  Kevin Bacon  •  Tippi Hedren  •  Shawnee Smith  •  Ray Stevenson

Little Red Wagon (2012) RT 40% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Apr 2013

With nothing more than a blazing spirit of philanthropy and his beat-up red wagon, Zach sets out to help homeless children in America. In the process, he sweeps his fractured ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Anspaugh
CAST:  Chandler Canterbury  •  Anna Gunn  •  Frances O'Connor  •  Daveigh Chase

Madame Bovary (2000) RT 89% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Nov 2002

A young woman in her late teens, a reader of novels and with high hopes of romance and passion, marries a widowed country doctor. Although he dotes on her, she is soon bored ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tim Fywell
CAST:  Frances O'Connor  •  Greg Wise  •  Eileen Atkins  •  Hugh Bonneville

Darwin's Darkest Hour (2009)

In 1858 Charles Darwin struggles to publish one of the most controversial scientific theories ever conceived, while he and his wife Emma confront family tragedy.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  John Bradshaw
CAST:  Henry Ian Cusick  •  Frances O'Connor  •  Nigel Bennett  •  Richard Donat

Blessed (2009) RT 85% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Aug 2009

Seven lost children wander the night streets while their mothers await their return home.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ana Kokkinos
CAST:  Frances O'Connor  •  Miranda Otto  •  Deborra-Lee Furness  •  Victoria Haralabidou

The Lazarus Child (2006) RT Audience 36%

A road accident leaves seven-year-old Frankie Heywood gravely injured and deeply comatose, when she is hit by a bus, and her twelve-year-old brother Ben severely depressed and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Graham Theakston
CAST:  Andy García  •  Frances O'Connor  •  Angela Bassett  •  Harry Eden