Search results for "Janeane Garofalo"


Ratatouille (2007) RT 96% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Nov 2007

A rat named Remy dreams of becoming a great French chef despite his family's wishes and the obvious problem of being a rat in a decidedly rodent-phobic profession. When fate ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Brad Bird
CAST:  Patton Oswalt  •  Lou Romano  •  Janeane Garofalo  •  Ian Holm

Big Trouble (2002) RT 48% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Oct 2002

The story of how a mysterious suitcase brings together, and changes, the lives of a divorced dad, an unhappy housewife, two hitmen, a pair of street thugs, two love struck ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Tim Allen  •  Rene Russo  •  Patrick Warburton  •  Ben Foster

Clay Pigeons (1998) RT 63% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Apr 1999

Clay is a young man in a small town who witnesses his friend, Earl kill himself because of the ongoing affair that Clay was having with the man's wife, Amanda. Feeling guilty, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Dobkin
CAST:  Joaquin Phoenix  •  Vince Vaughn  •  Janeane Garofalo  •  Gregory Sporleder

Cop Land (1997) RT 72% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Jul 2001

Freddy Heflin is the sheriff of a place everyone calls “Cop Land” — a small and seemingly peaceful town populated by the big city police officers he’s long admired. Yet ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  James Mangold
CAST:  Sylvester Stallone  •  Harvey Keitel  •  Ray Liotta  •  Robert De Niro

Dogma (1999) RT 67% / Audience 85%

DVD release: May 2000

The latest battle in the eternal war between Good and Evil has come to New Jersey in the late, late 20th Century. Angels, demons, apostles and prophets (of a sort) walk among ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Kevin Smith
CAST:  Ben Affleck  •  Matt Damon  •  Linda Fiorentino  •  Jason Mewes

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

Half Baked (1998) RT 29% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jun 1998

Three lovable party buds try to bail their friend out of jail. But just when the guys have mastered a plan, everything comes dangerously close to going up in smoke.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Tamra Davis
CAST:  Dave Chappelle  •  Tommy Chong  •  Harland Williams  •  Guillermo Díaz

Larger than Life (1996) RT 11% / Audience 29%

DVD release: Feb 2003

Motivational Speaker Jack Corcoran is determined to get his career off the ground, but the biggest gigs he can get are the ones nobody wants. Then one day, he receives a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Howard Franklin
CAST:  Bill Murray  •  Tai the Elephant  •  Jeremy Piven  •  Janeane Garofalo

Permanent Midnight (1998) RT 60% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Feb 1999

Ben Stiller plays comedy writer Jerry Stahl, whose $6000-a-week heroin habit had him taking his infant daughter along on his drug runs and doing smack during TV script ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  David Veloz
CAST:  Ben Stiller  •  Maria Bello  •  Jay Paulson  •  Spencer Garrett

Reality Bites (1994) RT 65% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Jul 1998

A small circle of friends suffering from post-collegiate blues must confront the hard truth about life, love and the pursuit of gainful employment. As they struggle to map out ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ben Stiller
CAST:  Winona Ryder  •  Ethan Hawke  •  Janeane Garofalo  •  Steve Zahn




Romy and Michele's High School Reunion (1997) RT 70% / Audience 65%

DVD release: May 2001

Two not-too-bright party girls reinvent themselves for their high school reunion. Armed with a borrowed Jaguar, new clothes and the story of their success as the inventors of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  David Mirkin
CAST:  Mira Sorvino  •  Lisa Kudrow  •  Janeane Garofalo  •  Alan Cumming

Southland Tales (2006) RT 36% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Mar 2008

Set in the futuristic landscape of Los Angeles on July 4, 2008, as it stands on the brink of social, economic and environmental disaster. Boxer Santaros is an action star ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Kelly
CAST:  Dwayne Johnson  •  Seann William Scott  •  Sarah Michelle Gellar  •  Mandy Moore

The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle (2000)

Rocky and Bullwinkle have been living off the finances made from the reruns of their cartoon show. Boris and Natasha somehow manage to crossover into reality and team up with ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Des McAnuff
CAST:  Rene Russo  •  Jason Alexander  •  Piper Perabo  •  Randy Quaid

The Cable Guy (1996) RT 54% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Aug 2000

When recently single Steven moves into his new apartment, cable guy Chip comes to hook him up -- and doesn't let go. Initially, Chip is just overzealous in his desire to be ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ben Stiller
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Matthew Broderick  •  Leslie Mann  •  Jack Black

The MatchMaker (1997) RT 52% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Sep 1999

Marcy, a worker in the reelection campaign of bumbling Senator John McGlory, is sent to Ireland on a quest to find the Irish ancestry of Sen. McGlory, to help him win the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mark Joffe
CAST:  Janeane Garofalo  •  David O'Hara  •  Denis Leary  •  Milo O'Shea

The Minus Man (1999) RT 60% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Oct 2000

The Minus Man is a 1999 film based on the novel by Lew McCreary. It was directed by Hampton Fancher, who also wrote the screenplay. The film centers on a psychotic killer whom ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Hampton Fancher
CAST:  Owen Wilson  •  Brian Cox  •  Sheryl Crow  •  Dwight Yoakam

The Thin Pink Line (1998) RT Audience 60%

In this mockumentary, a film team in search of a new documentary project determines to find a wrongfully imprisoned death-row inmate. Enter Chauncey Ledbetter, the quirky, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Michael Irpino  •  Joe Dietl
CAST:  Joe Dietl  •  Carrie Aizley  •  Bruce Daniels  •  Jennifer Aniston

The Truth About Cats & Dogs (1996) RT 84% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Apr 2001

A successful veterinarian and radio show host with low self-esteem asks her model friend to impersonate her when a handsome man wants to see her.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Lehmann
CAST:  Uma Thurman  •  Jamie Foxx  •  Janeane Garofalo  •  Ben Chaplin

The Wild (2006) RT 20% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Sep 2006

An adolescent lion is accidentally shipped from the New York Zoo to Africa. Now running free, his zoo pals must put aside their differences to help bring him back.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Steve 'Spaz' Williams
CAST:  Kiefer Sutherland  •  Janeane Garofalo  •  Eddie Izzard  •  James Belushi

Titan A.E. (2000) RT 52% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Mar 2001

A young man finds out that he holds the key to restoring hope and ensuring survival for the human race, while an alien species called the Dredge are bent on mankind's destruction.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Animation • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Don Bluth  •  Gary Goldman
CAST:  Matt Damon  •  Bill Pullman  •  Drew Barrymore  •  John Leguizamo