Search results for "Michael Cera"

Failure (2013)

A young man (Cera) discovers a strange woman in his house (Plaza) who just wants to "meet him"...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Michael Cera
CAST:  Michael Cera  •  Aubrey Plaza

Brazzaville Teen-Ager (2013)

In a self-effacing attempt to save his father from a death by deterioration, a young man enlists his curmudgeonly boss and Kelis to perform a song, and a miracle.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Michael Cera
CAST:  Michael Cera  •  Charles Grodin  •  Jack O'Connell  •  Kelis

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010) RT 81% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Nov 2010

Scott Pilgrim is a 23 year old radical Canadian gamer and wannabe rockstar who falls in love with an American delivery girl, Ramona Flowers, and must defeat her seven evil ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Edgar Wright
CAST:  Michael Cera  •  Mary Elizabeth Winstead  •  Kieran Culkin  •  Chris Evans

Frequency (2000)

When a rare phenomenon gives police officer John Sullivan the chance to speak to his father, 30 years in the past, he takes the opportunity to prevent his dad's tragic death. ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Gregory Hoblit
CAST:  Dennis Quaid  •  Jim Caviezel  •  Shawn Doyle  •  Elizabeth Mitchell

Steal This Movie! (2000)

Five years after Yippie founder Abbie Hoffman goes underground to avoid a drug-related prison sentence, he contacts a reporter to get out the story of the FBI's covert spying, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Greenwald
CAST:  Vincent D'Onofrio  •  Janeane Garofalo  •  Jeanne Tripplehorn  •  Kevin Pollak

Switching Goals (1999) RT Audience 47%

DVD release: Jun 2002

Twin sisters Emma and Sam come up with a scheme to switch places so each can play in the soccer team they prefer.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  David Steinberg
CAST:  Mary-Kate Olsen  •  Ashley Olsen  •  Kathryn Greenwood  •  Trevor Blumas

What Katy Did (2004) RT Audience 71%

A thirteen year old girl seems to be more than her widowed father can handle at times, even with the aid of her aunt, until a tragic accident changes the young girl's outlook ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stacey Stewart Curtis
CAST:  Megan Follows  •  Alison Pill  •  Michael Cera  •  Martha Burns

Crystal Fairy & the Magical Cactus (2013)

Jamie is a boorish, insensitive American twentysomething traveling in Chile, who somehow manages to create chaos at every turn. He and his friends are planning on taking a ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Sebastián Silva
CAST:  Michael Cera  •  Gaby Hoffmann  •  Juan Andrés Silva  •  José Miguel Silva

Gregory Go Boom (2013)

A paraplegic man leaves home for the first time only to discover that life on the outside is not like he had imagined it.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Janicza Bravo
CAST:  Michael Cera  •  Sarah Burns  •  Brett Gelman  •  Anna Rose Hopkins

Hits (2014) RT 38% / Audience 49%

A talentless teen will do anything to get on TV's "The Voice." Meanwhile, her father, a municipal worker, creates an uproar when a video of his rants at City Hall goes viral.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  David Cross
CAST:  Meredith Hagner  •  David Koechner  •  James Adomian  •  Derek Waters

This Is the End (2013) RT 83% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Oct 2013

While attending a party at James Franco's house, Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel and many other celebrities are faced with the apocalypse.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Seth Rogen  •  Evan Goldberg
CAST:  James Franco  •  Jonah Hill  •  Seth Rogen  •  Jay Baruchel

Magic Magic (2013) RT 68% / Audience 30%

DVD release: Aug 2013

In remote Chile, a vacationing young woman begins to mentally unravel; meanwhile, her friends ignore her claim until it's too late.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sebastián Silva
CAST:  Michael Cera  •  Juno Temple  •  Emily Browning  •  Catalina Sandino Moreno

The End of Love (2013) RT 59% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Jul 2013

Mark is a struggling actor stuck between the life he once knew and the one waiting for him. When the mother of his two-year-old son suddenly passes away, Mark is forced to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Webber
CAST:  Smyth Campbell  •  Michael Cera  •  Isaac Love  •  Jocelin Donahue

Bright Day! (2012)

(Long Synopsis) "In this laugh-out-loud, satirical comedy, Tripp Bailey (Marc Evan Johnson, Transformers) is a washed-up journalist who longs to be a high-profile, ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Maggie Rowe  •  Andersen Gabrych
CAST:  Marc Evan Jackson  •  Michael Cera  •  Richard Belzer  •  Bill Maher

Scott Pilgrim vs. the Animation (2010)

Scott Pilgrim vs. The Animation is an animated short based on Bryan Lee O'Malley's "Scott Pilgrim" franchise.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • TV movie
CAST:  Michael Cera  •  Alison Pill  •  Georgette Perna  •  Mae Whitman

Bad Dads (2011)

In a series of free-form comedy shorts, a son tries desperately to form a relationship with his chronically absent father.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Derek Westerman
CAST:  Michael Cera  •  Will Hines  •  Maria Blasucci

Paper Heart (2009) RT 58% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Dec 2009

Paper Heart follows Nick and Charlyne on a cross-country journey to document what exactly "love" is. Interviewing ministers, happily married couples, chemists, romance ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nicholas Jasenovec
CAST:  Michael Cera  •  Charlyne Yi  •  Jake M. Johnson  •  Gill Summers

The Familiar Stranger (2001)

A woman (Margaret Colin) discovers that her husband faked his death and assumed a new identity, while she struggled for 10 years as a single mother.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Metzger
CAST:  Margaret Colin  •  Jay O. Sanders  •  Aaron Ashmore  •  Michael Cera