Search results for "Peter MacNicol"


Addams Family Values (1993) RT 78% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Feb 2000

Siblings Wednesday and Pugsley Addams will stop at nothing to get rid of Pubert, the new baby boy adored by parents Gomez and Morticia. Things go from bad to worse when the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Barry Sonnenfeld
CAST:  Joan Cusack  •  Anjelica Huston  •  Raúl Juliá  •  Christopher Lloyd

Bean (1997)

Bean works as a caretaker at Britain's formidable Royal National Gallery, and his bosses want to fire him because he sleeps at work all the time, but can't because the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Mel Smith
CAST:  Rowan Atkinson  •  Peter MacNicol  •  John Mills  •  Pamela Reed

Breakin' All the Rules (2004) RT 31% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Oct 2004

Inspired by his fiancée (who dumped him), a man publishes a break-up handbook for men, becoming a bestselling author in the process.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Daniel Taplitz
CAST:  Jamie Foxx  •  Morris Chestnut  •  Jennifer Esposito  •  Gabrielle Union

Dracula: Dead and Loving It (1995)

When a lawyer shows up at the vampire's doorstep, he falls prey to his charms and joins him in his search for fresh blood. Enter Dr. van Helsing, who may be the only one able ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Mel Brooks
CAST:  Leslie Nielsen  •  Mel Brooks  •  Amy Yasbeck  •  Peter MacNicol

Ghostbusters II (1989)

Five years after they defeated Gozer, the Ghostbusters are out of business. When Dana begins to have ghost problems again, the boys come out of retirement to aid her and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Ivan Reitman
CAST:  Bill Murray  •  Dan Aykroyd  •  Sigourney Weaver  •  Harold Ramis

Roswell (1994)

Based on the book "UFO Crash at Roswell" by Kevin Randle and Donald Schmitt, Roswell follows the attempts of Major Jesse Marcel to discover the truth about strange debris ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Jeremy Kagan
CAST:  Kyle MacLachlan  •  Martin Sheen  •  Dwight Yoakam  •  Xander Berkeley

Sophie's Choice (1982) RT 79% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Aug 1999

Stingo, a young writer, moves to Brooklyn in 1947 to begin work on his first novel. As he becomes friendly with Sophie and her lover Nathan, he learns that she is a Holocaust ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Alan J. Pakula
CAST:  Meryl Streep  •  Kevin Kline  •  Peter MacNicol  •  Rita Karin

The Secret of NIMH 2: Timmy to the Rescue (1998) RT Audience 24%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Timmy meets a girl mouse and they set off to find the Great Owl.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Dick Sebast
CAST:  Eric Idle  •  Harvey Korman  •  Peter MacNicol  •  William H. Macy

By Dawn's Early Light (1990) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Jun 2004

A nuclear warhead launched by Soviet insurgents protesting the waning Cold War destroys the Ukrainian city of Donetsk. The destruction sets off a race between American and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Jack Sholder
CAST:  Powers Boothe  •  Rebecca De Mornay  •  James Earl Jones  •  Martin Landau

Dragonslayer (1981) RT 86% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Oct 2003

The sorcerer and his apprentice Galen are on a mission to kill an evil dragon in order to save the King’s daughter from being sacrificed in accordance to a pact that the King ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Matthew Robbins
CAST:  Peter MacNicol  •  Caitlin Clarke  •  Ralph Richardson  •  John Hallam




Housesitter (1992) RT 37% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Jul 1998

After building his dream house, architect Newton Davis proposes marriage to his girlfriend, only to be summarily rejected. He seeks solace in a one-night stand with a waitress ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Frank Oz
CAST:  Steve Martin  •  Goldie Hawn  •  Dana Delany  •  Suzanne Whang

Baby Geniuses (1999) RT 2% / Audience 23%

DVD release: Jul 1999

Scientist hold talking, super-intelligent babies captive, but things take a turn for the worse when a mix-up occurs between a baby genius and its twin.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Bob Clark
CAST:  Kathleen Turner  •  Christopher Lloyd  •  Kim Cattrall  •  Peter MacNicol

Hard Promises (1991) RT Audience 58%

DVD release: Nov 2005

A man who doesn't like stable work environments has been away for too many years, and finds out his wife has divorced him and is planning to remarry. He comes home to confront ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Martin Davidson
CAST:  Sissy Spacek  •  William Petersen  •  Brian Kerwin  •  Mare Winningham

Olive, the Other Reindeer (1999) RT Audience 62%

DVD release: Oct 2003

After mis-hearing a radio broadcast about Santa canceling his Christmas trip due to an injured reindeer, Olive the dog decides to travel to the North Pole and volunteer to be ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Steve Moore
CAST:  Drew Barrymore  •  Dan Castellaneta  •  Joe Pantoliano  •  Ed Asner

Game Change (2012) RT 65% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Jan 2013

Based on the book by John Heilemann and Mark Halperin, Game Change focuses on the Republican run of the 2008 Presidential election, when candidate John McCain picks a relative ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Jay Roach
CAST:  Julianne Moore  •  Woody Harrelson  •  Ed Harris  •  Peter MacNicol

Battleship (2012) RT 34% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Aug 2012

When mankind beams a radio signal into space, a reply comes from ‘Planet G’, in the form of several alien crafts that splash down in the waters off Hawaii. Lieutenant Alex ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter Berg
CAST:  Taylor Kitsch  •  Alexander Skarsgård  •  Rihanna  •  Brooklyn Decker

Silencing Mary (1998) RT Audience 36%

Mary Stuartson is proud to be the first in her family to attend a university, but when her roommate, Holly, is raped by the school's star football player, Mary, who is a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Craig R. Baxley
CAST:  Melissa Joan Hart  •  Corin Nemec  •  Lisa Dean Ryan  •  Peter MacNicol

The Boy Who Left Home to Find Out About the Shivers (1984)

An intelligent, fearless boy living in a superstitious Transylvanian village goes out into the world to figure out what everyone else is afraid of, "the shivers". The king ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Graeme Clifford
CAST:  Peter MacNicol  •  Christopher Lee  •  Dana Hill  •  David Warner

Mojave Moon (1996) RT Audience 29%

DVD release: Feb 2005

Al McCord is hanging out at his favourite restaurant when he meets an attractive young woman (Ellie) who is looking for a ride from the city out into the Mojave Desert, where ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Kevin Dowling
CAST:  Danny Aiello  •  Anne Archer  •  Angelina Jolie  •  Michael Biehn

Balto II: Wolf Quest (2002) RT Audience 54%

DVD release: Feb 2002

Balto and his daughter Aleu embark on a journey of adventure and self discovery.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Phil Weinstein
CAST:  Maurice LaMarche  •  Jodi Benson  •  Lacey Chabert  •  David Carradine