Search results for "Jon Favreau"


Elf (2003) RT 84% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Nov 2004

When young Buddy falls into Santa's gift sack on Christmas Eve, he's transported back to the North Pole and raised as a toy-making elf by Santa's helpers. But as he grows into ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Jon Favreau
CAST:  Will Ferrell  •  Zooey Deschanel  •  Daniel Tay  •  James Caan

Iron Man (2008) RT 94% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Sep 2008

After being held captive in an Afghan cave, billionaire engineer Tony Stark creates a unique weaponized suit of armor to fight evil.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Jon Favreau
CAST:  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Terrence Howard  •  Jeff Bridges  •  Gwyneth Paltrow

Iron Man 2 (2010) RT 72% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Sep 2010

With the world now aware of his dual life as the armored superhero Iron Man, billionaire inventor Tony Stark faces pressure from the government, the press and the public to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Jon Favreau
CAST:  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Gwyneth Paltrow  •  Don Cheadle  •  Scarlett Johansson

Zathura (2005) RT 75% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Feb 2006

After their father is called into work, two young boys, Walter and Danny, are left in the care of their teenage sister, Lisa, and told they must stay inside. Walter and Danny, ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Jon Favreau
CAST:  Jonah Bobo  •  Josh Hutcherson  •  Dax Shepard  •  Tim Robbins

Made (2001)

Two aspiring boxers lifelong friends get involved in a money-laundering scheme through a low-level organized crime group.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jon Favreau
CAST:  Vince Vaughn  •  Jon Favreau  •  Sean Combs  •  Famke Janssen

Chef (2014) RT 86% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Sep 2014

When Chef Carl Casper suddenly quits his job at a prominent Los Angeles restaurant after refusing to compromise his creative integrity for its controlling owner, he is left to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jon Favreau
CAST:  Jon Favreau  •  Sofía Vergara  •  Scarlett Johansson  •  John Leguizamo

Cowboys & Aliens (2011) RT 43% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Dec 2011

A stranger stumbles into the desert town of Absolution with no memory of his past and a futuristic shackle around his wrist. With the help of mysterious beauty Ella and the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction • Thriller • Western
DIRECTION:  Jon Favreau
CAST:  Olivia Wilde  •  Harrison Ford  •  Daniel Craig  •  Sam Rockwell

The Jungle Book (2016) RT 95% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Aug 2016

A man-cub named Mowgli fostered by wolves. After a threat from the tiger Shere Khan, Mowgli is forced to flee the jungle, by which he embarks on a journey of self discovery ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Drama • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Jon Favreau
CAST:  Scarlett Johansson  •  Idris Elba  •  Lupita Nyong'o  •  Ben Kingsley

The Lion King (2019)

Simba idolises his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny. But not everyone in the kingdom celebrates the new cub's arrival. Scar, Mufasa's brother—and ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Jon Favreau
CAST:  Donald Glover  •  Beyoncé  •  James Earl Jones  •  Chiwetel Ejiofor

The Wolf of Wall Street (2013) RT 77% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Mar 2014

A New York stockbroker refuses to cooperate in a large securities fraud case involving corruption on Wall Street, corporate banking world and mob infiltration. Based on Jordan ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Leonardo DiCaprio  •  Jonah Hill  •  Margot Robbie  •  Matthew McConaughey




Batman Forever (1995) RT 40% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Aug 1997

The Dark Knight of Gotham City confronts a dastardly duo: Two-Face and the Riddler. Formerly District Attorney Harvey Dent, Two-Face believes Batman caused the courtroom ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Joel Schumacher
CAST:  Val Kilmer  •  Jim Carrey  •  Nicole Kidman  •  Tommy Lee Jones

Daredevil (2003) RT 44% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Jul 2003

He dwells in a world of eternal night, but the blackness is filled with sounds and scents, tastes and textures that most cannot perceive. Although attorney Matt Murdock is ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Fantasy • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mark Steven Johnson
CAST:  Ben Affleck  •  Jennifer Garner  •  Colin Farrell  •  Michael Clarke Duncan

Deep Impact (1998) RT 48% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Dec 1998

A seven-mile-wide space rock is hurtling toward Earth, threatening to obliterate the planet. Now, it's up to the president of the United States to save the world. He appoints ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mimi Leder
CAST:  Robert Duvall  •  Téa Leoni  •  Elijah Wood  •  Vanessa Redgrave

Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle (1994)

Dorothy Parker remembers the heyday of the Algonquin Round Table, a circle of friends whose barbed wit, like hers, was fueled by alcohol and flirted with despair.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  Campbell Scott  •  Matthew Broderick  •  Gwyneth Paltrow

Open Season (2006) RT 48% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Jan 2007

Boog, a domesticated 900lb. Grizzly bear finds himself stranded in the woods 3 days before Open Season. Forced to rely on Elliot, a fast-talking mule deer, the two form an ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Anthony Stacchi  •  Roger Allers  •  Jill Culton
CAST:  Martin Lawrence  •  Ashton Kutcher  •  Gary Sinise  •  Debra Messing

Swingers (1996)

This is a story about Mike, a guy who left his girl in New York when he came to LA to be a star. It's been six months since his girlfriend left him and he's not doing so good. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Doug Liman
CAST:  Jon Favreau  •  Vince Vaughn  •  Ron Livingston  •  Patrick Van Horn

The Break-Up (2006) RT 33% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Oct 2006

Pushed to the breaking-up point after their latest 'why can't you do this one little thing for me?' argument, Brooke calls it quits with her boyfriend Gary. What follows is a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Vince Vaughn  •  Jennifer Aniston  •  Joey Lauren Adams  •  Cole Hauser

Wimbledon (2004) RT 60% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Dec 2004

A pro tennis player has lost his ambition and has fallen in rank to 119. Fortunately for him, he meets a young player on the women's circuit who helps him recapture his focus ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Richard Loncraine
CAST:  Kirsten Dunst  •  Paul Bettany  •  Sam Neill  •  James McAvoy

The Replacements (2000) RT 41% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Nov 2000

Maverick old-guard coach Jimmy McGinty is hired in the wake of a players' strike to help the Washington Sentinels advance to the playoffs. But that impossible dream hinges on ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Howard Deutch
CAST:  Keanu Reeves  •  Gene Hackman  •  Brooke Langton  •  Orlando Jones

Rudy (1993) RT 80% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Rudy grew up in a steel mill town where most people ended up working, but wanted to play football at Notre Dame instead. There were only a couple of problems. His grades were ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  David Anspaugh
CAST:  Sean Astin  •  Jon Favreau  •  Ned Beatty  •  Greta Lind