Search results for "Kathy Bates"


Dash and Lilly (1999) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Jun 1999

Biographical look at the bombastic love affair that writers Dashiell Hammett and Lillian Hellman shared in 1940 and 50's Hollywood. Refusing to marry, but deeply in love, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Kathy Bates
CAST:  Sam Shepard  •  Judy Davis  •  Bebe Neuwirth  •  Željko Ivanek

The Golden Compass (2007) RT 43% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Apr 2008

After overhearing a shocking secret, precocious orphan Lyra Belacqua trades her carefree existence roaming the halls of Jordan College for an otherworldly adventure in the far ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Chris Weitz
CAST:  Nicole Kidman  •  Daniel Craig  •  Eva Green  •  Ian McShane

Midnight in Paris (2011) RT 93% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Dec 2011

A romantic comedy about a family traveling to the French capital for business. The party includes a young engaged couple forced to confront the illusion that a life different ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Owen Wilson  •  Rachel McAdams  •  Kurt Fuller  •  Mimi Kennedy

Titanic (1997) RT 88% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Sep 2012

84 years later, a 101-year-old woman named Rose DeWitt Bukater tells the story to her granddaughter Lizzy Calvert, Brock Lovett, Lewis Bodine, Bobby Buell and Anatoly ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  James Cameron
CAST:  Kate Winslet  •  Leonardo DiCaprio  •  Frances Fisher  •  Billy Zane

About Schmidt (2002) RT 85% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Jun 2003

66-year-old Warren Schmidt is a retired insurance salesman and has no particular plans other than to drive around in the motor home his wife insisted they buy. He's not ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Alexander Payne
CAST:  Jack Nicholson  •  Kathy Bates  •  Hope Davis  •  Dermot Mulroney

American Outlaws (2001) RT 14% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Dec 2001

When a Midwest town learns that a corrupt railroad baron has captured the deeds to their homesteads without their knowledge, a group of young ranchers join forces to take back ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Western
DIRECTION:  Les Mayfield
CAST:  Colin Farrell  •  Scott Caan  •  Ali Larter  •  Gabriel Macht

Angus (1995) RT 40% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Mar 1996

Angus is a large, pathetic 14 year old whose thoughts are most often filled with the image of one Melissa Lefevre. Angus is shy and thinks that he has no chance of ever ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • Romance
DIRECTION:  Patrick Read Johnson
CAST:  Perry Anzilotti  •  Kathy Bates  •  Robert Curtis Brown  •  Kevin Connolly

Around the World in 80 Days (2004)

A bet pits a British inventor, a Chinese thief and a French artist on a worldwide adventure that they can circle the globe in 80 days.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Frank Coraci
CAST:  Jackie Chan  •  Cécile De France  •  Robert Fyfe  •  Jim Broadbent

Arthur 2: On the Rocks (1988) RT 13% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Feb 2005

Arthur (Dudley Moore), that irrepressible drunk, tries to sober up -- and get a job -- in this sequel to the 1981 smash hit. Meanwhile, the father of the girl Arthur stood up ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Bud Yorkin
CAST:  Dudley Moore  •  Liza Minnelli  •  John Gielgud  •  Geraldine Fitzgerald

Bee Movie (2007) RT 51% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Mar 2008

Barry B. Benson, a bee who has just graduated from college, is disillusioned at his lone career choice: making honey. On a special trip outside the hive, Barry's life is saved ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Steve Hickner  •  Simon J. Smith
CAST:  Jerry Seinfeld  •  Renée Zellweger  •  Jim Cummings  •  Matthew Broderick




Charlotte's Web (2006) RT 78% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Apr 2007

Wilbur the pig is scared of the end of the season, because he knows that come that time, he will end up on the dinner table. He hatches a plan with Charlotte, a spider that ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Gary Winick
CAST:  Julia Roberts  •  Steve Buscemi  •  John Cleese  •  Oprah Winfrey

Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean (1982)

The Disciples of James Dean meet up on the anniversary of his death and mull over their lives in the present and in flashback, revealing the truth behind their complicated lives.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Cher  •  Sandy Dennis  •  Karen Black  •  Sudie Bond

Dick Tracy (1990) RT 64% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Apr 2002

The comic strip detective finds his life vastly complicated when Breathless Mahoney makes advances towards him while he is trying to battle Big Boy Caprice's united mob.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Warren Beatty
CAST:  Warren Beatty  •  Al Pacino  •  Madonna  •  Charlie Korsmo

Dragonfly (2002) RT 7% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Jul 2002

A grieving doctor is being contacted by his late wife through his patients near death experiences.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Tom Shadyac
CAST:  Kevin Costner  •  Joe Morton  •  Ron Rifkin  •  Susanna Thompson

Failure to Launch (2006) RT 24% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Jun 2006

Tripp, an attractive man in his thirties, is still living with his parents Al and Sue. Tripp's best friends Demo and Ace are also still living in their parents' homes and seem ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Tom Dey
CAST:  Matthew McConaughey  •  Sarah Jessica Parker  •  Zooey Deschanel  •  Justin Bartha

Little Black Book (2004) RT 21% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Jan 2005

Determined to learn about her boyfriend's past relationships, Stacy -- who works for a talk show -- becomes a bona fide snoop. With her colleague, Barb, Stacy gets the names ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nick Hurran
CAST:  Brittany Murphy  •  Holly Hunter  •  Kathy Bates  •  Ron Livingston

North (1994) RT 15% / Audience 27%

DVD release: Jan 1995

Eleven-year-old North has had it with his parents. They are always busy with their careers and don't give North the attention he needs, so he files a lawsuit against them. The ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Rob Reiner
CAST:  Elijah Wood  •  Jason Alexander  •  Julia Louis-Dreyfus  •  Jon Lovitz

Rat Race (2001) RT 44% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Jan 2002

In an ensemble film about easy money, greed, manipulation and bad driving, a Las Vegas casino tycoon entertains his wealthiest high rollers -- a group that will bet on ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jerry Zucker
CAST:  Cuba Gooding, Jr.  •  Seth Green  •  Whoopi Goldberg  •  Breckin Meyer

Shadows and Fog (1991) RT 50% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Jun 2001

With a serial strangler on the loose, a bookkeeper wanders around town searching for the vigilante group intent on catching the killer.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Woody Allen  •  Kathy Bates  •  Mia Farrow  •  John Cusack

Straight Time (1978) RT 100% / Audience 84%

DVD release: May 2007

After being released on parole, a burglar attempts to go straight, get a regular job, and just go by the rules. He soon finds himself back in jail at the hands of a ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Ulu Grosbard
CAST:  Dustin Hoffman  •  Theresa Russell  •  Gary Busey  •  Harry Dean Stanton