Search results for "John Cusack"

Hot Tub Time Machine (2010) RT 63% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Jun 2010

A malfunctioning time machine at a ski resort takes a man back to 1986 with his two friends and nephew, where they must relive a fateful night and not change anything to make ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Steve Pink
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Lizzy Caplan  •  Rob Corddry  •  Craig Robinson

The Factory (2012) RT Audience 41%

DVD release: Mar 2013

An obsessed cop is on the trail of a serial killer prowling the streets of Buffalo, N.Y. but when his teenage daughter disappears, he drops any professional restraint to get ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Morgan O'Neill
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Jennifer Carpenter  •  Mae Whitman  •  Dallas Roberts

Summerhood (2008) RT 50% / Audience 72%

The coming of age summer-camp saga of four best friends who hate each other.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jacob Medjuck  •  Tony Dean Smith
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Lucian Maisel  •  Reva Timbers  •  Scott Beaudin

Elvis Stories (1989)

Elvis Stories is a short movie directed by Ben Stiller and starring John Cusack and Ben Stiller  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ben Stiller
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Mike Myers  •  Jeremy Piven  •  Amy Stiller

2012 (2009) RT 39% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Mar 2010

Dr. Adrian Helmsley, part of a worldwide geophysical team investigating the effect on the earth of radiation from unprecedented solar storms, learns that the earth's core is ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Roland Emmerich
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Amanda Peet  •  Chiwetel Ejiofor  •  Thandie Newton

Floundering (1994)

When a young man's unemployment benefits run out, the IRS freezes his bank account, and his druggie brother needs help, things can't get any worse...until he discovers his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Peter McCarthy
CAST:  James LeGros  •  John Cusack  •  Ethan Hawke  •  Steve Buscemi

Shanghai (2010) RT Audience 70%

An American man returns to a corrupt, Japanese-occupied Shanghai four months before Pearl Harbor and discovers his friend has been killed. While he unravels the mysteries of ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mikael Håfström
CAST:  Jeffrey Dean Morgan  •  John Cusack  •  David Morse  •  Ken Watanabe

This Is My Father (1999) RT 75% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Oct 1999

When schoolteacher Kieran Johnson (James Caan) discovers that his father was not a French sailor (as he had been led to believe) but rather an Irish farmer, Kieran looks to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Paul Quinn
CAST:  Aidan Quinn  •  James Caan  •  Stephen Rea  •  John Cusack

The Road to Wellville (1994) RT 41% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Sep 2002

An unhappy young couple visit the infamous Kellogg spa in Battle Creek, Michigan while a young hustler tries get into the breakfast-cereal business and compete against John ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Alan Parker
CAST:  Anthony Hopkins  •  Bridget Fonda  •  Matthew Broderick  •  John Cusack

Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten (2007) RT 89% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Jul 2008

As the front man of the Clash from 1977 onwards, Joe Strummer changed people's lives forever. Four years after his death, his influence reaches out around the world, more ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Julien Temple
CAST:  Bono  •  Joe Strummer  •  Steve Buscemi  •  Terry Chimes

Martian Child (2007) RT 33% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Feb 2008

A recently-widowed science fiction writer considers whether to adopt a hyper-imaginative 6-year-old abandoned and socially-rejected boy who says he's really from Mars.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Menno Meyjes
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Bobby Coleman  •  Amanda Peet  •  Joan Cusack

Con Air (1997)

When the government puts all its rotten criminal eggs in one airborne basket, it's asking for trouble. Before you can say, "Pass the barf bag," the crooks control the plane, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Simon West
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  John Cusack  •  John Malkovich  •  Ving Rhames

Igor (2008)

A cliché hunchbacked evil scientist's assistant aspires to become a scientist himself, much to the displeasure of the rest of the evil science community.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Anthony Leondis
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Myleene Klass  •  Robin Walsh  •  Matt McKenna

Roadside Prophets (1992) RT 83% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Oct 2006

Sid and Nancy screenplay author Abbe Wool makes her directorial debut with this tale of a factory worker name Joe (X front man John Doe) who hits the road on his Harley to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Drama
CAST:  John Doe  •  Adam Horovitz  •  David Carradine  •  Arlo Guthrie

Hot Pursuit (1987)

Young Danny is following his rich girlfriend's family to the Caribbean. But suddenly he simply must make a chemistry test and cannot go with them. After they have left, he ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Steven Lisberger
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Robert Loggia  •  Jerry Stiller  •  Wendy Gazelle

Maps to the Stars (2014)

Driven by an intense need for fame and validation, members of a dysfunctional Hollywood family are chasing celebrity, one another and the relentless ghosts of their pasts.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Cronenberg
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Robert Pattinson  •  Julianne Moore  •  Evan Bird

1408 (2007) RT 79% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Oct 2007

A man who specializes in debunking paranormal occurrences checks into the fabled room 1408 in the Dolphin Hotel. Soon after settling in, he confronts genuine terror.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mikael Håfström
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Mary McCormack  •  Jasmine Jessica Anthony

Grace Is Gone (2008) RT 62% / Audience 60%

DVD release: May 2008

Upon hearing his wife was killed in the Iraq war, a father takes his two daughters on a road trip, all the while searching for the right time and place to tell them about ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  James C. Strouse
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Alessandro Nivola  •  Doug Dearth  •  Gracie Bednarczyk

War, Inc. (2008) RT 30% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Oct 2008

War Inc. is set in the future, when the fictional desert country of Turaqistan is torn by a riot after a private corporation, Tamerlane, owned by the former Vice President of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joshua Seftel
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Hilary Duff  •  Marisa Tomei  •  Joan Cusack