Search results for "Josh Charles"


Dead Poets Society (1989) RT 85% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Nov 1998

At an elite, old-fashioned boarding school in New England, a passionate English teacher inspires his students to rebel against convention and seize the potential of every day, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Peter Weir
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Ethan Hawke  •  Robert Sean Leonard  •  Gale Hansen

Four Brothers (2005) RT 53% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Dec 2005

Four adopted brothers return to their Detroit hometown when their mother is murdered and vow to exact revenge on the killers.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime
DIRECTION:  John Singleton
CAST:  Mark Wahlberg  •  Tyrese Gibson  •  André Benjamin  •  Garrett Hedlund

Crossing the Bridge (1992)

A film about three high school friends who find their happy-go-lucky existence tarnished forever the instant they get embroiled in a drug-running scheme that goes awry. When ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Mike Binder
CAST:  Josh Charles  •  Jason Gedrick  •  Stephen Baldwin  •  Cheryl Pollak

Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead (1991) RT 33% / Audience 57%

DVD release: May 2001

Sue Ellen Crandell is a teenager eagerly awaiting her mother's summer-long absence. While the babysitter looks after her rambunctious younger siblings, Sue Ellen can party and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Stephen Herek
CAST:  Christina Applegate  •  Joanna Cassidy  •  Josh Charles  •  Keith Coogan

S.W.A.T. (2003) RT 48% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Dec 2003

Hondo Harrelson recruits Jim Street to join an elite unit of the Los Angeles Police Department. Together they seek out more members, including tough Deke Kay and single mom ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Clark Johnson
CAST:  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Colin Farrell  •  Michelle Rodriguez  •  LL Cool J

Seeing Other People (2004) RT 39% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Aug 2004

Two months shy of their wedding, a couple decide to allow each other last flings until their wedding.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Wallace Wolodarsky
CAST:  Jay Mohr  •  Julianne Nicholson  •  Josh Charles  •  Andy Richter

Threesome (1994) RT 26% / Audience 55%

DVD release: May 2001

Eddy and Stuart share two-thirds of a dormitory suite. Due to bureaucratic error, a woman named Alex is added to their room. At first, relations among the three are tense. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Andrew Fleming
CAST:  Josh Charles  •  Stephen Baldwin  •  Lara Flynn Boyle  •  Alexis Arquette

The Grave (1996) RT Audience 57%

DVD release: Aug 1996

Two prisoners escape with the help of their jailer to search for a treasure that is supposedly buried with a dead millionaire.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jonas Pate
CAST:  Craig Sheffer  •  Gabrielle Anwar  •  Josh Charles  •  Donal Logue

Muppets from Space (1999) RT 63% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Oct 1999

When Gonzo's breakfast cereal tells him that he's the descendant of aliens from another planet, his attempts at extraterrestrial communication get him kidnapped by a secret ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Tim Hill
CAST:  Steve Whitmire  •  Dave Goelz  •  Bill Barretta  •  Frank Oz

Hairspray (1988) RT 98% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Nov 2002

Ample teen Tracy Turnblad wants nothing more than to be on the hip local TV dance program, "The Corny Collins Show" -- and when her dream comes true, her lively moves and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  John Waters
CAST:  Sonny Bono  •  Ruth Brown  •  Divine  •  Debbie Harry




Norma Jean & Marilyn (1996)

This film follows Norma Jean from her simple, ambitious youth to her sex star pinnacle and back down. She moves from lover to lover in order to further her career. She finds ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Tim Fywell
CAST:  Ashley Judd  •  Mira Sorvino  •  Josh Charles  •  Ron Rifkin

Murder in Mississippi (1990) RT Audience 55%

DVD release: Jan 2008

In 1964, members of the Ku Klux Klan murdered three Civil Rights workers who had traveled to the South to encourage African-American voter registration. Examines the last ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Roger Young
CAST:  Tom Hulce  •  Jennifer Grey  •  Blair Underwood  •  C. C. H. Pounder

The Ex (2006) RT 19% / Audience 32%

DVD release: Aug 2007

When his lawyer wife, Sofia, becomes pregnant, chronic underachiever Tom Reilly must take a job at his father-in-law's advertising firm. Tom has to adjust to the demands of a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jesse Peretz
CAST:  Zach Braff  •  Amanda Peet  •  Jason Bateman  •  Charles Grodin

The Darwin Awards (2006) RT 25% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Jul 2007

After botching the capture of a notorious serial killer, idiosyncratic detective Michael Burrows loses his job with the San Francisco Police. He becomes an investigator for an ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Finn Taylor
CAST:  David Arquette  •  Ty Burrell  •  Josh Charles  •  Kevin Dunn

Cooperstown (1993)

A retired baseball player reflects on the mistakes and problems of the past 35 years when he is overlooked for induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Charles Haid
CAST:  Maria Pitillo  •  Charles Haid  •  Alan Arkin  •  Ed Begley, Jr.

Freeheld (2015) RT 48% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Feb 2016

New Jersey car mechanic Stacie Andree and her police detective girlfriend Laurel Hester both battle to secure Hester's pension benefits after she was diagnosed with a terminal ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Peter Sollett
CAST:  Julianne Moore  •  Ellen Page  •  Steve Carell  •  Michael Shannon

Weakness (2010) RT Audience 44%

DVD release: Aug 2011

About a suburban high school teacher who loses his wife and his moorings during a summer break.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Michael Melamedoff
CAST:  Bobby Cannavale  •  Danielle Panabaker  •  June Diane Raphael  •  Josh Charles

Crossworlds (1996) RT 20% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Apr 1998

College good guy Joe is drawn into a battle to save the world from arch-enemy Ferris. Joe's heirloom pendant just happens to be the key to the staff that opens doors to the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Krishna Rao
CAST:  Rutger Hauer  •  Josh Charles  •  Andrea Roth  •  Perry Anzilotti

Brief Interviews with Hideous Men (2009) RT 39% / Audience 32%

DVD release: Mar 2010

After her boyfriend mysteriously leaves her with little explanation, a doctoral candidate in anthropology at a prestigious East Coast university Sara Quinn is left looking for ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Krasinski
CAST:  Julianne Nicholson  •  Ben Shenkman  •  Timothy Hutton  •  Michael Cerveris