Search results for "Joel Murray"

Scrooged (1988) RT 68% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Nov 1999

In this modern take on Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol," Frank Cross (Bill Murray) is a wildly successful television executive whose cold ambition and curmudgeonly nature ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Richard Donner
CAST:  Bill Murray  •  Karen Allen  •  John Glover  •  John Forsythe

Hatchet (2006) RT 50% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Dec 2007

When a group of tourists on a New Orleans haunted swamp tour find themselves stranded in the wilderness, their evening of fun and spooks turns into a horrific nightmare.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Adam Green
CAST:  Joel David Moore  •  Tamara Feldman  •  Deon Richmond  •  Kane Hodder

One Crazy Summer (1986) RT 60% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Apr 2003

An aspiring teenage cartoonist and his friends come to the aid of a singer trying to save her family property from developers.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • Romance
DIRECTION:  Savage Steve Holland
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Demi Moore  •  Bobcat Goldthwait  •  Tom Villard

God Bless America (2011) RT 67% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Jul 2012

Fed up with the cruelty and stupidity of American culture, an unlikely duo goes on a killing spree, killing reality TV stars, bigots and others they find repugnant in this ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Bobcat Goldthwait
CAST:  Joel Murray  •  Tara Lynne Barr  •  Mackenzie Brooke Smith  •  Melinda Page Hamilton

Monsters University (2013) RT 78% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Oct 2013

A look at the relationship between Mike and Sulley during their days at Monsters University — when they weren't necessarily the best of friends.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Dan Scanlon
CAST:  Billy Crystal  •  John Goodman  •  Steve Buscemi  •  Helen Mirren

The Artist (2011) RT 97% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Jun 2012

Hollywood, 1927: As silent movie star George Valentin wonders if the arrival of talking pictures will cause him to fade into oblivion, he sparks with Peppy Miller, a young ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michel Hazanavicius
CAST:  Jean Dujardin  •  Bérénice Bejo  •  John Goodman  •  James Cromwell

Hatchet II (2010) RT 36% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Feb 2011

Picking up right where the original ended, Marybeth escapes the clutches of the deformed, swamp-dwelling iconic killer Victor Crowley. After learning the truth about her ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Adam Green
CAST:  Danielle Harris  •  Kane Hodder  •  Parry Shen  •  Tony Todd

Mending Fences (2009) RT Audience 44%

When big-city TV journalist Kelly Faraday (Laura Leighton) gets fired, she moves back to her Nevada hometown, where a severe drought may force her aging mother, Ruth (Angie ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Bridgewater
CAST:  Laura Leighton  •  Angie Dickinson  •  Peter Jason  •  David Lee Smith

Only You (1992)

Dumped by his fiancee, Clifford Godfrey goes on vacation anyway where he ends up torn between a sober party girl and his travel agent.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Betty Thomas
CAST:  Andrew McCarthy  •  Helen Hunt  •  Kelly Preston  •  Joel Murray

Party Central (2014) RT Audience 70%

Mike and Sulley are back at Monsters University for a fun-filled weekend with their Oozma Kappa fraternity brothers. The gang is throwing their first party, but no one’s ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Kelsey Mann
CAST:  Billy Crystal  •  John Goodman  •  Charlie Day  •  Dave Foley

Killing Reagan (2016)

Killing Reagan explores the events surrounding the assassination attempt on president Ronald Reagan by John Hinckley Jr. Based on the best-selling book, the film begins in the ...  (more)

CAST:  Tim Matheson  •  Cynthia Nixon  •  Kyle S. More  •  Joe Chrest

Mr. Pig (2016)

On a mission to sell his last remaining prize hog and reunite with old friends, an aging farmer abandons his foreclosed farm and journeys to Mexico. After smuggling in the hog ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Diego Luna
CAST:  Maya Rudolph  •  Danny Glover  •  José María Yazpik  •  Joel Murray

Lamb (2016)

Lamb, based on the novel by Bonnie Nadzam, traces the self-discovery of David Lamb in the weeks following the disintegration of his marriage and the death of his father. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ross Partridge
CAST:  Oona Laurence  •  Ross Partridge  •  Jess Weixler  •  Scoot McNairy

Sophie and the Rising Sun (2016)

In a small Southern town in the autumn of 1941, Sophie’s lonely life is transformed when an Asian man arrives under mysterious circumstances. Their love affair becomes the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Maggie Greenwald Mansfield
CAST:  Julianne Nicholson  •  Takashi Yamaguchi  •  Margo Martindale  •  Diane Ladd

Bloodsucking Bastards (2015)

An action-packed horror comedy, BLOODSUCKING BASTARDS stars Fran Kranz as Evan, a dutiful and overworked employee stuck at a soul-killing corporation with his beautiful ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Brian James O'Connell
CAST:  Fran Kranz  •  Pedro Pascal  •  Joey Kern  •  Joel Murray

7 Minutes (2014)

A young athlete takes a wild turn in life after suffering a serious injury.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jay Martin
CAST:  Luke Mitchell  •  Leven Rambin  •  Jason Ritter  •  Kris Kristofferson

The Tiffany Problem (2008)

30 year old Sam has his Trick or Treating plan's foiled when his wife stays home sick for the night.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Adam Green  •  Ryan Schifrin
CAST:  Joel David Moore  •  Corri English  •  Marcus Dunstan  •  Anil Raman

The Bill Murray Stories: Life Lessons Learned from a Mythical Man (2018)

One man’s journey to find meaning in Bill Murray’s many unexpected adventures with everyday people, rare and never-before seen footage of the comedic icon participating in ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Tommy Avallone
CAST:  Peter Farrelly  •  Tommy Avallone  •  Bill Murray  •  Joel Murray

The Last Word (2017)

A retired businesswoman – who tries to control everything around her – decides to write her own obituary. A young journalist takes up the task of finding out the truth, and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Mark Pellington
CAST:  Shirley MacLaine  •  Amanda Seyfried  •  Anne Heche  •  Thomas Sadoski