Search results for "Jim Jarmusch"


Broken Flowers (2005) RT 88% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Jan 2006

As the devoutly single Don Johnston is dumped by his latest girlfriend, he receives an anonymous pink letter informing him that he has a son who may be looking for him.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Bill Murray  •  Julie Delpy  •  Sharon Stone  •  Tilda Swinton

Coffee and Cigarettes (2003) RT 65% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Sep 2004

Coffee And Cigarettes is a collection of eleven films from cult director Jim Jarmusch. Each film hosts star studded cast of extremely unique individuals who all share the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Roberto Benigni  •  Steven Wright  •  Joie Lee  •  Cinqué Lee

Dead Man (1995) RT 71% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Jul 2001

On the run after murdering a man, accountant William Blake encounters a strange North American man named Nobody who prepares him for his journey into the spiritual world.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Western
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Johnny Depp  •  Gary Farmer  •  Crispin Glover  •  Lance Henriksen

Down by Law (1986) RT 90% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Oct 2002

A disc jockey, a pimp and an Italian tourist escape from jail in New Orleans.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Tom Waits  •  John Lurie  •  Roberto Benigni  •  Nicoletta Braschi

Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai (1999)

An African-American Mafia hit man who models himself after the samurai of old finds himself targeted for death by the mob.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Forest Whitaker  •  Cliff Gorman  •  Tricia Vessey  •  Henry Silva

Night on Earth (1991) RT 71% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Sep 2007

An anthology of 5 different cab drivers in 5 American and European cities and their remarkable fares on the same eventful night.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Winona Ryder  •  Gena Rowlands  •  Lisanne Falk  •  Alan Randolph Scott

Permanent Vacation (1980) RT Audience 57%

DVD release: Sep 2007

In downtown Manhattan, a twenty-something boy whose Father is not around and whose Mother is institutionalized, is a big Charlie Parker fan. He almost subconsciously searches ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Chris Parker  •  Leila Gastil  •  Sara Driver  •  Charlie Spademan

Year of the Horse (1997)

Indie director Jim Jarmusch lenses a low-tech tribute to protean rocker Neil Young and his long-standing band, Crazy Horse. Stitched together from archival material shot in ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Neil Young  •  Frank Sampedo  •  Billy Talbot  •  Ralph Molina

Stranger Than Paradise (1984) RT 95% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Sep 2000

Rootless Hungarian émigré Willie, his pal Eddie, and visiting sixteen-year-old cousin Eva always manage to make the least of any situation, whether aimlessly traversing the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  John Lurie  •  Eszter Balint  •  Richard Edson  •  Cecillia Stark

Mystery Train (1989) RT 88% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Mar 2000

A seedy hotel in Memphis, Tennessee, provides the backdrop for three separate tales, featuring everything from a kitsch-obsessed Japanese couple to a trio of amateur robbers ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Masatoshi Nagase  •  Youki Kudoh  •  Joe Strummer  •  Nicoletta Braschi




Coffee and Cigarettes (1986) RT 65% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Sep 2004

In a vignette called "Strange to meet you," Roberto sits at a small table in a coffee bar. Five cups of coffee and two ashtrays are in front of him; he drinks and smokes. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Roberto Benigni  •  Steven Wright

Ten Minutes Older: The Trumpet (2002)

Ten Minutes Older is a 2002 film project consisting of two compilation feature films entitled The Trumpet and The Cello. The project was conceived by the producer Nicolas ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Drama
DIRECTION:  Spike Lee  •  Werner Herzog  •  Jim Jarmusch  •  Víctor Erice  •  Aki Kaurismäki  •  Wim Wenders  •  Chen Kaige
CAST:  Markku Peltola  •  Kati Outinen  •  Marko Haavisto  •  Ana Sofia Liaño

Only Lovers Left Alive (2013) RT 86% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Aug 2014

A depressed musician reunites with his lover in the desolate streets of Detroit. Though their romance has endured several centuries, it is tested by the arrival of her ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Tom Hiddleston  •  Tilda Swinton  •  Mia Wasikowska  •  John Hurt

The Limits of Control (2009) RT 42% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Nov 2009

A mysterious stranger works outside the law and keeps his objectives hidden, trusting no one. While his demeanor is paradoxically focused and dreamlike all at once, he embarks ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Isaach De Bankolé  •  Tilda Swinton  •  Bill Murray  •  Gael García Bernal

Coffee and Cigarettes, Memphis Version (1989)

A brother and sister, sitting in a coffee bar, bicker mildly about whose idea it was to come to Memphis and which kind of cigarette is fresher. Danny, their waiter, comes by ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Joie Lee  •  Cinqué Lee  •  Steve Buscemi

Paterson (2016)

A week in the life of a bus driver and poet named Paterson, and his supportive wife Laura.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Adam Driver  •  Golshifteh Farahani  •  Nellie  •  Barry Shabaka Henley

Gimme Danger (2016)

No other band in rock'n'roll history has rivaled The Stooges' combination of heavy primal throb, spiked psychedelia, blues-a-billy grind, complete with succinct angst-ridden ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Iggy Pop  •  Ron Asheton  •  Scott Asheton  •  James Williamson