Search results for "Queen Latifah"


Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012) RT 37% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Dec 2012

Manny, Diego, and Sid embark upon another adventure after their continent is set adrift. Using an iceberg as a ship, they encounter sea creatures and battle pirates as they ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Steve Martino  •  Mike Thurmeier
CAST:  John Leguizamo  •  Ray Romano  •  Chris Wedge  •  Denis Leary

Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009)

Times are changing for Manny the moody mammoth, Sid the motor mouthed sloth and Diego the crafty saber-toothed tiger. Life heats up for our heroes when they meet some new and ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Carlos Saldanha
CAST:  Ray Romano  •  John Leguizamo  •  Denis Leary  •  Queen Latifah

Chicago (2002) RT 86% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Aug 2003

Murderesses Velma Kelly and Roxie Hart find themselves on death row together and fight for the fame that will keep them from the gallows in 1920s Chicago.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Rob Marshall
CAST:  Catherine Zeta-Jones  •  Renée Zellweger  •  Queen Latifah  •  Richard Gere

Beauty Shop (2005) RT 37% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Aug 2005

You thought you'd heard it all in the barbershop, but you haven't heard anything yet - the women get their own chance to shampoo, shine, and speak their minds in Beauty Shop.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Bille Woodruff
CAST:  Queen Latifah  •  Alicia Silverstone  •  Andie MacDowell  •  Alfre Woodard

Bringing Down the House (2003) RT 34% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Aug 2003

Straight-laced lawyer, Peter Sanderson (Steve Martin) meets and falls in love with online chat friend "Lawyer-Girl", Charlene Morton (Queen Latifah), only to discover she's a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Adam Shankman
CAST:  Steve Martin  •  Queen Latifah  •  Eugene Levy  •  Joan Plowright

Bringing Out the Dead (1999) RT 71% / Audience 70%

DVD release: May 2000

48 hours in the life of a burnt-out paramedic. Once called Father Frank for his efforts to rescue lives, Frank sees the ghosts of those he failed to save around every turn. He ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Patricia Arquette  •  John Goodman  •  Ving Rhames

Brown Sugar (2002) RT 66% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Feb 2003

Sidney is a writer who's just left her L.A. Times music review gig to edit New York hip-hop magazine XXL. Dre is an executive with a hip-hop record company based in New York. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Rick Famuyiwa
CAST:  Sanaa Lathan  •  Taye Diggs  •  Mos Def  •  Queen Latifah

Hairspray (2007) RT 91% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Nov 2007

Pleasantly plump teenager, Tracy Turnblad and her best friend, Penny Pingleton audition to be on The Corny Collins Show – and Tracy wins. But when scheming Amber Von Tussle ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Adam Shankman
CAST:  John Travolta  •  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  Christopher Walken  •  Amanda Bynes

House Party 2 (1991) RT 21% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Jun 2000

Kid'N'Play leave their neighborhood and enter the world of adulthood and higher education. Play attempts to get rich quick in the music business while Kid faces the challenges ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Doug McHenry  •  George Jackson
CAST:  Martin Lawrence  •  Christopher Martin  •  Christopher Reid  •  Paul Anthony

Ice Age: The Meltdown (2006)

Diego, Manny and Sid return in this sequel to the hit animated movie Ice Age. This time around, the deep freeze is over, and the ice-covered earth is starting to melt, which ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Carlos Saldanha
CAST:  Ray Romano  •  John Leguizamo  •  Denis Leary  •  Queen Latifah




Juice (1992) RT 83% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Jan 2001

Four Harlem friends -- Bishop, Q, Steel and Raheem -- dabble in petty crime, but they decide to go big by knocking off a convenience store. Bishop, the magnetic leader of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ernest R. Dickerson
CAST:  Omar Epps  •  Tupac Shakur  •  Khalil Kain  •  Jermaine 'Huggy' Hopkins

Jungle Fever (1991) RT 81% / Audience 67%

DVD release: May 2001

A successful and married black man contemplates having an affair with a white girl from work. He's quite rightly worried that the racial difference would make an already taboo ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Spike Lee
CAST:  Spike Lee  •  Annabella Sciorra  •  Ruby Dee  •  John Turturro

Last Holiday (2006) RT 55% / Audience 67%

DVD release: May 2006

After she's diagnosed with a terminal illness, a shy woman decides to take a European vacation.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Wayne Wang
CAST:  Queen Latifah  •  LL Cool J  •  Timothy Hutton  •  Giancarlo Esposito

Set It Off (1996) RT 63% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Sep 1999

Four black women, all of whom have suffered for lack of money and at the hands of the majority, undertake to rob banks. While initially successful, a policeman who was ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  F. Gary Gray
CAST:  Jada Pinkett Smith  •  Queen Latifah  •  Vivica A. Fox  •  Kimberly Elise

Sphere (1998) RT 12% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Jul 1998

The OSSA discovers a spacecraft thought to be at least 300 years old at the bottom of the ocean. Immediately following the discovery, they decide to send a team down to the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Mystery • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Barry Levinson
CAST:  Dustin Hoffman  •  Sharon Stone  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Peter Coyote

Stranger than Fiction (2006) RT 72% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Feb 2007

Everybody knows that your life is a story. But what if a story was your life? Harold Crick is your average IRS agent: monotonous, boring, and repetitive. But one day this all ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Marc Forster
CAST:  Will Ferrell  •  Maggie Gyllenhaal  •  Dustin Hoffman  •  Queen Latifah

Taxi (2004) RT 10% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Feb 2005

A mouthy and feisty taxicab driver has hot tips for a green and inept cop set on solving a string of New York City bank robberies committed by a quartet of female Brazilian ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tim Story
CAST:  Queen Latifah  •  Jimmy Fallon  •  Gisele Bündchen  •  Henry Simmons

The Bone Collector (1999) RT 28% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Rookie cop, Amelia Donaghy reluctantly teams with Lincoln Rhyme – formerly the department's top homicide detective but now paralyzed as a result of a spinal injury – to catch ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Phillip Noyce
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Queen Latifah  •  Michael Rooker  •  Michael McGlone

Barbershop 2: Back in Business (2004) RT 68% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Jun 2004

The continuing adventures of the barbers at Calvin's Barbershop. Gina, a stylist at the beauty shop next door, is now trying to cut in on his buisness. Calvin is again ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Kevin Rodney Sullivan
CAST:  Ice Cube  •  Cedric the Entertainer  •  Sean Patrick Thomas  •  Keke Palmer

The Muppets' Wizard of Oz (2005) RT 38% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Aug 2005

The Muppets' Wizard of Oz follows a young woman named Dorothy Gale who dreams of becoming a singer but is unable to pursue her dreams. After being swept up by a tornado with ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Music
DIRECTION:  Kirk R Thatcher
CAST:  Ashanti  •  Jeffrey Tambor  •  Quentin Tarantino  •  David Alan Grier