Search results for "Jared Hess"

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Nacho Libre (2006) RT 40% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Oct 2006

Nacho Libre is loosely based on the story of Fray Tormenta ("Friar Storm"), aka Rev. Sergio Gutierrez Benitez, a real-life Mexican Catholic priest who had a 23-year career as ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Jared Hess
CAST:  Jack Black  •  Ana de la Reguera  •  Héctor Jiménez  •  Darius Rose

Napoleon Dynamite (2004) RT 71% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Dec 2004

A listless and alienated teenager decides to help his new friend win the class presidency in their small western high school, while he must deal with his bizarre family life ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jared Hess
CAST:  Jon Heder  •  Aaron Ruell  •  Jon Gries  •  Efren Ramirez

Peluca (2003) RT Audience 49%

The short film which Napoleon Dynamite was based off of shows a day in the life of Seth, super nerd extraordinaire; rocking the megalopolis of Preston, Idaho, and soon the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jared Hess
CAST:  Jon Heder

Loomis Fargo (2016)

A night guard at an armored car company in the Southern U.S. organizes one of the biggest bank heists in American history.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Jared Hess
CAST:  Owen Wilson  •  Kristen Wiig  •  Jason Sudeikis  •  Zach Galifianakis

Gentlemen Broncos (2009) RT 19% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Mar 2010

A teenager attends a fantasy writers' convention where he discovers his idea has been stolen by an established novelist.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jared Hess
CAST:  Michael Angarano  •  Sam Rockwell  •  Clive Revill  •  Jemaine Clement

Don Verdean (2015)

Biblical archaeologist Don Verdean is hired by a local church pastor to find faith-promoting relics in the Holy Land. But after a fruitless expedition he is forced to get ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jared Hess
CAST:  Sam Rockwell  •  Jemaine Clement  •  Amy Ryan  •  Danny McBride

Pride and Prejudice: A Latter-Day Comedy (2003)

Pride & Prejudice: A Latter-Day Comedy is a 2003 independent film adaptation/updating of Jane Austen's novel, set in modern-day Provo, Utah, at Brigham Young University. The ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Andrew Black
CAST:  Orlando Seale  •  Kam Heskin  •  Ben Gourley  •  Lucila Solá

Unexpected Race (2018)

A young woman named Amber is sent to live with her father who she hasn't seen in over 10 years after suffering a car accident that takes the life of her mother. As Amber is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Groo
CAST:  Sariah Hopkin  •  Clint Pulver  •  Ruel Brown  •  Jack Black

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