Search results for "Joe Mantegna"


Lakeboat (2000) RT 83% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Sep 2002

Coming-of-age tale set aboard a shipping freighter traveling America's Great Lakes. Dale is an Ivy League college student who briefly joins a world-weary crew. Exposed to a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Joe Mantegna
CAST:  Peter Falk  •  Charles Durning  •  Denis Leary  •  Robert Forster

Norman Mailer: The American (2012)

A provocateur, a rebel, a performer, and a true American, Norman Mailer never stopped giving people something to talk about. This documentary goes beyond the Mailer of the ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Joe Mantegna
CAST:  Norman Mailer  •  Muhammad Ali  •  Dick Cavett  •  Allen Ginsberg

Searching for Bobby Fischer (1993) RT 100% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Jul 2000

A prepubescent chess prodigy refuses to harden himself in order to become a champion like the famous but unlikable Bobby Fischer.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Steven Zaillian
CAST:  Max Pomeranc  •  Joe Mantegna  •  Joan Allen  •  Ben Kingsley

Three Amigos (1986)

Three unemployed actors accept an invitation to a Mexican village to replay their bandit fighter roles, unaware that it is the real thing.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  John Landis
CAST:  Chevy Chase  •  Steve Martin  •  Martin Short  •  Patrice Martinez

Airheads (1994) RT 21% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Oct 2001

The Lone Rangers have heavy-metal dreams and a single demo tape they can't get anyone to play. The solution: Hijack an AM rock station and hold the deejays hostage until they ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Music
DIRECTION:  Michael Lehmann
CAST:  Brendan Fraser  •  Steve Buscemi  •  Adam Sandler  •  Chris Farley

Albino Alligator (1996) RT 44% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Sep 1999

Three petty thieves who the police believe to be major criminals are chased into a basement bar where they take five hostages including all the bar employees. The rest of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Kevin Spacey
CAST:  Matt Dillon  •  Faye Dunaway  •  Gary Sinise  •  William Fichtner

Baby's Day Out (1994) RT 21% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Jan 2002

Baby Bink couldn't ask for more; he has adoring (if somewhat sickly-sweet) parents, he lives in a huge mansion, and he's just about to appear in the social pages of the paper. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Patrick Read Johnson
CAST:  Joe Mantegna  •  Lara Flynn Boyle  •  Joe Pantoliano  •  Brian Haley

Bugsy (1991) RT 85% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Dec 1998

New York gangster Ben 'Bugsy' Siegel takes a brief business trip to Los Angeles. A sharp-dressing womanizer with a foul temper, Siegel doesn't hesitate to kill or maim anyone ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Barry Levinson
CAST:  Warren Beatty  •  Annette Bening  •  Harvey Keitel  •  Ben Kingsley

Celebrity (1998) RT 41% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Aug 1999

The career and personal life of writer Lee are at a standstill, so he divorces his bashful wife, Robin, and dives into a new job as an entertainment journalist. His ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Kenneth Branagh  •  Judy Davis  •  Joe Mantegna  •  Leonardo DiCaprio

Critical Condition (1987) RT Audience 38%

DVD release: Jul 2004

Eddie is a con artist. But this time he's framed and comes before a judge. By claiming insanity, he hopes to get off the hook. He manages end up in a hospital for a mental ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Michael Apted
CAST:  Richard Pryor  •  Rachel Ticotin  •  Rubén Blades  •  Maria Cardinale




Edmond (2005) RT 46% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Oct 2006

Seemingly mild-mannered businessman Edmond Burke visits a fortuneteller and hears a remark that spurs him to leave his wife abruptly and seek what is missing from his life. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stuart Gordon
CAST:  William H. Macy  •  Joe Mantegna  •  Denise Richards  •  Mena Suvari

House of Games (1987) RT 96% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Dec 2000

A psychiatrist comes to the aid of a compulsive gambler and is led by a smooth-talking grifter into the shadowy but compelling world of stings, scams, and con men.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Mamet
CAST:  Lindsay Crouse  •  Joe Mantegna  •  Mike Nussbaum  •  J. T. Walsh

Suspect (1987) RT 69% / Audience 58%

DVD release: May 2001

When a Supreme Court judge commits suicide and his secretary is found murdered, all fingers point to Carl Anderson (Liam Neeson), a homeless veteran who's deaf and mute. But ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter Yates
CAST:  Cher  •  Dennis Quaid  •  Liam Neeson  •  John Mahoney

The Godfather Part III (1990)

In the midst of trying to legitimize his business dealings in 1979 New York and Italy, aging mafia don, Michael Corleone seeks forgiveness for his sins while taking a young ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Francis Ford Coppola
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Diane Keaton  •  Andy García  •  Talia Shire

The Kid & I (2005) RT 33% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Oct 2006

Aaron Roman (Gores) is a teenager with cerebral palsy who dreams of starring in a big-time action movie. When his father (Mantegna) grants Aaron his wish for his 18th birthday ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Penelope Spheeris
CAST:  Tom Arnold  •  Joe Mantegna  •  Linda Hamilton  •  Eric Gores

The Money Pit (1986) RT 47% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Feb 2003

After being evicted from their Manhattan apartment, a couple buys what looks like the home of their dreams – only to find themselves saddled with a bank-account-draining ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Richard Benjamin
CAST:  Tom Hanks  •  Shelley Long  •  Alexander Godunov  •  Maureen Stapleton

The Rat Pack (1998) RT 67% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Dec 1998

After a brief flash-forward to Frank Sinatra as an old man, saying "I miss my guys," the movie's main narrative begins during high points in the solo careers of the Rat Pack: ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Rob Cohen
CAST:  Ray Liotta  •  Joe Mantegna  •  Don Cheadle  •  Angus Macfadyen

The Simpsons Movie (2007) RT 88% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Dec 2007

After Homer accidentally pollutes the town's water supply, Springfield is encased in a gigantic dome by the EPA and the Simpsons are declared fugitives.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  David Silverman
CAST:  Dan Castellaneta  •  Julie Kavner  •  Nancy Cartwright  •  Yeardley Smith

The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit (1998) RT 80% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Mar 1999

Gomez is a middle-aged man who dreams of buying a gorgeous white suit in a nearby store, but doesn't have enough cash. He finds 4 more people of same size, who each give $20 ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Stuart Gordon
CAST:  Joe Mantegna  •  Esai Morales  •  Edward James Olmos  •  Clifton Collins, Jr.

Thinner (1996)

A fat Lawyer finds himself growing "Thinner" when an old gypsy man places a hex on him. Now the lawyer must call upon his friends in organized crime to help him persuade the ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tom Holland
CAST:  Robert John Burke  •  Joe Mantegna  •  Lucinda Jenney  •  Michael Constantine