Search results for "Nick Cassavetes"


Alpha Dog (2006) RT 55% / Audience 67%

DVD release: May 2007

Johnny Truelove likes to see himself as tough. He's the son of an underworld figure and a drug dealer. Johnny also likes to get tough when things don't go his way. When Jake ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Nick Cassavetes
CAST:  Bruce Willis  •  Matthew Barry  •  Emile Hirsch  •  Fernando Vargas

John Q (2002) RT 23% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Jul 2002

John Quincy Archibald is a father and husband whose son is diagnosed with an enlarged heart and then finds out he cannot receive a transplant because HMO insurance will not ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Nick Cassavetes
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Robert Duvall  •  Anne Heche  •  Kimberly Elise

She's So Lovely (1997) RT 66% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Nov 2000

Maureen is pregnant and her husband Eddie is missing. Nervous, Maureen shares a couple of drinks with neighbor Kiefer, who tries to rape her and then beats her. When Eddie ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Nick Cassavetes
CAST:  Sean Penn  •  Robin Wright  •  John Travolta  •  James Gandolfini

Yellow (2014) RT Audience 50%

A young substitute teacher escapes from her drudging everyday life by fantasizing about bizarre parallel realities.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Nick Cassavetes
CAST:  Heather Wahlquist  •  Sienna Miller  •  Lucy Punch  •  Melanie Griffith

The Other Woman (2014) RT 24% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Jul 2014

After discovering her boyfriend is married, Carly soon meets the wife he's been cheating on. And when yet another affair is discovered, all three women team up to plot mutual ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nick Cassavetes
CAST:  Cameron Diaz  •  Leslie Mann  •  Kate Upton  •  Don Johnson

The Notebook (2004) RT 52% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Feb 2005

An epic love story centered around an older man who reads aloud to a woman with Alzheimer's. From a faded notebook, the old man's words bring to life the story about a couple ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nick Cassavetes
CAST:  Rachel McAdams  •  Ryan Gosling  •  Gena Rowlands  •  James Garner

My Sister's Keeper (2009) RT 49% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Nov 2009

Sara and Brian live an idyllic life with their young son and daughter. But their family is rocked by sudden, heartbreaking news that forces them to make a difficult and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Nick Cassavetes
CAST:  Cameron Diaz  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Abigail Breslin  •  Joan Cusack

Unhook the Stars (1996) RT 82% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Dec 2003

Widowed mother Mildred must suddenly redefine herself and find an outlet for her nurturing side when her adult daughter moves out of the family home. Though Mildred thinks ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nick Cassavetes
CAST:  Gena Rowlands  •  Marisa Tomei  •  Gérard Depardieu  •  Jake Lloyd

Face/Off (1997)

An antiterrorism agent goes under the knife to acquire the likeness of a terrorist and gather details about a bombing plot. When the terrorist escapes custody, he undergoes ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Woo
CAST:  John Travolta  •  Nicolas Cage  •  Joan Allen  •  Dominique Swain

Life (1999)

Two men in 1930s Mississippi become friends after being sentenced to life in prison together for a crime they did not commit.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Ted Demme
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Martin Lawrence  •  Obba Babatunde  •  Nick Cassavetes




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

The Astronaut's Wife (1999) RT 16% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Feb 2000

When astronaut Spencer Armacost returns to Earth after a mission that nearly cost him his life, he decides to take a desk job in order to see his beautiful wife, Jillian, more ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Rand Ravich
CAST:  Charlize Theron  •  Joe Morton  •  Nick Cassavetes  •  Clea DuVall

Mask (1985) RT 93% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Oct 2000

A boy with a massive facial skull deformity and biker gang mother attempts to live as normal a life as possible under the circumstances.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Sam Elliott  •  Eric Stoltz  •  Estelle Getty  •  Laura Dern

The Wraith (1986) RT 27% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Nov 2002

Packard Walsh and his motorized gang control and terrorize an Arizona desert town where they force drivers to drag-race so they can 'win' their vehicles. After Walsh beats the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Mike Marvin
CAST:  Charlie Sheen  •  Nick Cassavetes  •  Sherilyn Fenn  •  Randy Quaid

The Independent (2000) RT 60% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Sep 2003

The Independent is a mockumentary comedy film made in 2000, directed by Stephen Kessler, starring Jerry Stiller as an independent film maker, who makes little-known B movies ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Stephen Kessler
CAST:  Jerry Stiller  •  Paul Logan  •  Roger Corman  •  Janeane Garofalo

Sins of Desire (1993) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Mar 1993

When a beautiful young girl dies mysteriously after being treated at a sex therapy clinic, her sister Kay (Tanya Roberts), goes undercover to find out who is responsible.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jim Wynorski
CAST:  Tanya Roberts  •  Delia Sheppard  •  Jay Richardson  •  Nick Cassavetes

Under the Gun (1988)

A St. Louis cop, Mike Braxton (Sam Jones), receives an urgent call for help from his brother Tony (Nick Cassavetes), a small time thief in Los Angeles. Mike rushes to LA and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  James Sbardellati
CAST:  Sam J. Jones  •  Vanessa Williams  •  John Russell  •  Michael Halsey

Black Rose of Harlem (1996)

DVD release: Mar 1996

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GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Fred Gallo
CAST:  Cynda Williams  •  Nick Cassavetes  •  Joe Viterelli  •  Lawrence Monoson