Search results for "Maura Tierney"

Insomnia (2002) RT 92% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Oct 2002

Two Los Angeles homicide detectives are dispatched to a northern town where the sun doesn't set to investigate the methodical murder of a local teen.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Christopher Nolan
CAST:  Hilary Swank  •  Al Pacino  •  Robin Williams  •  Maura Tierney

Forces of Nature (1999) RT 45% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Dec 2000

Ben Holmes, a professional book-jacket blurbologist, is trying to get to Savannah for his wedding. He just barely catches the last plane, but a seagull flies into the engine ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Bronwen Hughes
CAST:  Sandra Bullock  •  Ben Affleck  •  Maura Tierney  •  Steve Zahn

Instinct (1999)

In a prison for the criminally insane, deranged anthropologist Ethan Powell is set to be examined by a bright young psychiatrist, Theo Caulder. Driven by ambition and a hunger ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jon Turteltaub
CAST:  Anthony Hopkins  •  Cuba Gooding, Jr.  •  Donald Sutherland  •  Maura Tierney

Liar Liar (1997) RT 81% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Jan 1998

Fletcher Reede is a fast-talking attorney and habitual liar. When his son Max blows out the candles on his fifth birthday he has just one wish - that his dad will stop lying ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Tom Shadyac
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Maura Tierney  •  Justin Cooper  •  Cary Elwes

Oxygen (1999) RT 77% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Jan 2000

A masochistic cop, who hides her predilection from her cop husband, gets involved in pursuing a kidnapper nicknamed Harry for Harry Houdini  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Shepard
CAST:  Maura Tierney  •  Adrien Brody  •  James Naughton  •  Laila Robins

Primal Fear (1996) RT 74% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Oct 1998

An arrogant, high-powered attorney takes on the case of a poor altar boy found running away from the scene of the grisly murder of the bishop who has taken him in. The case ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Gregory Hoblit
CAST:  Richard Gere  •  Laura Linney  •  John Mahoney  •  Frances McDormand

Scotland, PA (2001)

Joe McBeth is a hard-working but unambitious doofus who toils at a hamburger stand alongside his wife Pat, who has much smarter. Pat believes she could do better with the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Billy Morrissette
CAST:  James LeGros  •  Maura Tierney  •  Christopher Walken  •  Kevin Corrigan

Welcome to Mooseport (2004) RT 13% / Audience 19%

DVD release: May 2004

A US president (Gene Hackman) who has retired after two terms in office returns to his hometown of Mooseport, Maine and decides to run for Mayor against another local ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Donald Petrie
CAST:  Ray Romano  •  Gene Hackman  •  Marcia Gay Harden  •  Maura Tierney

Melvin Goes to Dinner (2003) RT 100% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Dec 2003

Marital infidelity, religion, a guy in heaven wearing a Wizards jersey, anal fetishes, cigarettes and schizophrenia, ghosts, and how it's going to get worse before it gets better.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Bob Odenkirk
CAST:  Michael Blieden  •  Stephanie Courtney  •  Annabelle Gurwitch  •  Maura Tierney

Out of Darkness (1994)

Diana Ross dramatizes multiple personality disorder.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Larry Elikann
CAST:  Diana Ross  •  Beah Richards  •  Maura Tierney  •  Lindsay Crouse

Diggers (2006) RT 70% / Audience 57%

DVD release: May 2007

Diggers is a coming-of-age story directed by Katherine Dieckmann. It portrays four working-class friends who grow up in The Hamptons, on the South Shore of Long Island, New ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Katherine Dieckmann
CAST:  Paul Rudd  •  Ken Marino  •  Ron Eldard  •  Josh Hamilton

The Linguini Incident (1991) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Aug 1992

A waitress (Rosanna Arquette), a barman (David Bowie) and an underwear designer (Eszter Balint) try to rob a New York restaurant where two of them work.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Richard Shepard
CAST:  Rosanna Arquette  •  David Bowie  •  Andre Gregory  •  Eszter Balint

White Sands (1992) RT 47% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Jul 2001

A small southwestern town sheriff finds a body in the desert with a suitcase and $500,000. He impersonates the man and stumbles into an FBI investigation.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Roger Donaldson
CAST:  Willem Dafoe  •  Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio  •  Mickey Rourke  •  Samuel L. Jackson

Nature Calls (2012) RT 5% / Audience 17%

DVD release: Jan 2013

Polar-opposite brothers Randy and Kirk never saw eye-to-eye, but their rivalry is taken to a new level when Randy hijacks Kirk's son's sleepover, taking the boys on a Scout ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Todd Rohal
CAST:  Patton Oswalt  •  Johnny Knoxville  •  Rob Riggle  •  Maura Tierney

The Temp (1993) RT 29% / Audience 17%

DVD release: Apr 2002

A series of mysterious accidents at a food company lead a manager to suspect his impressive new temporary secretary.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tom Holland
CAST:  Timothy Hutton  •  Lara Flynn Boyle  •  Dwight Schultz  •  Oliver Platt

Dead Women in Lingerie (1991)

DVD release: Sep 2005

A private detective is hired to catch a serial killer who makes immigrant garment workers his victims.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
CAST:  John Romo  •  Maura Tierney  •  Jerry Orbach  •  Dennis Christopher

Finding Amanda (2008) RT 40% / Audience 28%

DVD release: Sep 2008

A television producer with a penchant for drinking and gambling is sent to Las Vegas to convince his troubled niece to enter rehab.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Peter Tolan
CAST:  Matthew Broderick  •  Brittany Snow  •  Maura Tierney  •  Peter Facinelli

Student Exchange (1987) RT Audience 74%

Carol and Neil are are successful in terms of grades, but not very popular at their highschool. When Carol comes to know that two foreign exchange students from France and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Romance • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Mollie Miller
CAST:  Todd Field  •  Viveka Davis  •  O. J. Simpson  •  Gavin MacLeod

Mercy (1995) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Feb 2005

A couple of people steal the daughter of a famous lawyer. Now they want money to give her back, but it's not just the money they want. They want revenge.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Shepard
CAST:  John Rubinstein  •  Amber Kain  •  Sam Rockwell  •  Maura Tierney

Baby Mama (2008) RT 64% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Sep 2008

A successful, single businesswoman who dreams of having a baby discovers she is infertile and hires a working class woman to be her unlikely surrogate.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Michael McCullers
CAST:  Tina Fey  •  Amy Poehler  •  Dax Shepard  •  Sigourney Weaver