Search results for "Russell Peters"


Rapid Fire (1992) RT 31% / Audience 55%

DVD release: May 2002

College student Jake Lo is pursued by smugglers, mobsters and crooked federal agents after he witnesses a murder by a Mafia kingpin.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Dwight H. Little
CAST:  Brandon Lee  •  Powers Boothe  •  Nick Mancuso  •  Raymond J. Barry

Source Code (2011) RT 92% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jul 2011

Decorated soldier Captain Colter Stevens wakes up in the body of an unknown man, discovering he's involved in a mission to find the bomber of a Chicago commuter train. He ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Duncan Jones
CAST:  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Michelle Monaghan  •  Vera Farmiga  •  Russell Peters

The Con Artist (2010) RT Audience 27%

DVD release: Jun 2011

An ex-con finds his plan to go straight foiled by a loan shark who manipulates his target into taking on one last heist.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Risa Bramon Garcia
CAST:  Donald Sutherland  •  Rebecca Romijn  •  Russell Peters  •  Terra Vnesa

Chef (2014) RT 86% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Sep 2014

When Chef Carl Casper suddenly quits his job at a prominent Los Angeles restaurant after refusing to compromise his creative integrity for its controlling owner, he is left to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jon Favreau
CAST:  Jon Favreau  •  Sofía Vergara  •  Scarlett Johansson  •  John Leguizamo

A Russell Peters Christmas Special (2011) RT Audience 19%

Inspired by the variety shows of the 70′s, A RUSSELL PETERS CHRISTMAS is corny, sweet, silly, sentimental and most of all FUNNY! With special guests, PAMELA ANDERSON, MICHAEL ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Russell Peters

Girl in Progress (2012) RT 30% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Sep 2012

As single mom Grace juggles work, bills, and her affair with a married doctor, her daughter, Ansiedad, plots a shortcut to adulthood after finding inspiration in the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Patricia Riggen
CAST:  Eva Mendes  •  Matthew Modine  •  Landon Liboiron  •  Patricia Arquette

The History of Canadian Humour (2015)

What does it actually mean to be Canadian? This humorous documentary, featuring interviews with a who's-who of famous Canadians, hopes to find the answer.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary
DIRECTION:  Robert Cohen
CAST:  Robert Cohen  •  Cobie Smulders  •  William Shatner  •  Nathan Fillion

Breakaway (2011) RT 20% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Jun 2012

A hockey enthusiast since 12 years of age, Toronto-based Rajvinder Singh, even went to the extent of trimming his hair, discarding his Pagri/turban, did not complete his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Robert Lieberman
CAST:  Vinay Virmani  •  Russell Peters  •  Camilla Belle  •  Anupam Kher

New Year's Eve (2011) RT 7% / Audience 45%

DVD release: May 2012

The lives of several couples and singles in New York intertwine over the course of New Year's Eve.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Garry Marshall
CAST:  Robert De Niro  •  Katherine Heigl  •  Ashton Kutcher  •  Carla Gugino

Russell Peters: Red, White, and Brown (2008)

In this sold-out performance, Canadian comic Russell Peters skewers racial stereotypes as he offers his audacious take on multiculturalism--including his Indian heritage and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jigar Talati
CAST:  Russell Peters  •  Melle Mel




Tiger Claws III: The Final Conflict (2001) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: Jul 2001

When a psychotic martial artist called Stryker resurrects the long-dead spirits of three ancient Chinese master assassins in an effort to take over the New York underworld, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime
DIRECTION:  J. Stephen Maunder
CAST:  Cynthia Rothrock  •  Bolo Yeung  •  Loren Avedon  •  Jalal Merhi

Heckler (2007) RT 60% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Oct 2008

HECKLER is a comedic feature documentary exploring the increasingly critical world we live in. After starring in a film that was critically bashed, Jamie Kennedy takes on ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary
DIRECTION:  Michael Addis
CAST:  Stephen Burrows  •  Dave Attell  •  Criss Angel  •  Louie Anderson

Quarter Life Crisis (2006) RT Audience 10%

DVD release: Jun 2008

A Hindu, and a believer in Astrology, Neil Desai is a second-generation East Indian-American, who is 27 years of age, works for an ad company, and has been in a relationship ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Kiran Merchant
CAST:  Maulik Pancholy  •  Lisa Ray  •  Russell Peters  •  Manu Narayan

The Jungle Book (2016) RT 95% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Aug 2016

A man-cub named Mowgli fostered by wolves. After a threat from the tiger Shere Khan, Mowgli is forced to flee the jungle, by which he embarks on a journey of self discovery ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Drama • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Jon Favreau
CAST:  Scarlett Johansson  •  Idris Elba  •  Lupita Nyong'o  •  Ben Kingsley

Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever (2014) RT 30% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Dec 2014

A lonely cat living in a mall pet shop has a sour outlook on life until, in the midst of the holiday rush, she’s swept up into a robbery and a friendship with a human girl.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Tim Hill
CAST:  Grumpy Cat  •  Megan Charpentier  •  Aubrey Plaza  •  Daniel Roebuck

Russell Peters: Almost Famous (2016)

The comic comes home to Toronto to sound off on cultural quirks, furniture building and bathroom visits, reveling in all things ridiculously human.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  David Higby
CAST:  Russell Peters

Lennon or McCartney (2014)

550 artists were interviewed over ten years. At some point during those interviews, they were asked a question and told to answer with one word only. Some stuck to one, some ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Matt Schichter
CAST:  James Valentine  •  Aasif Mandvi  •  Adam Lambert  •  Adam Levine

Wings: Sky Force Heroes (2014)

When Ace, a cocky young firefighter, defies his orders and recklessly puts his team in jeopardy, he resigns to the coal mines. Until one day he gets the chance to redeem himself.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Tony Tang  •  Mychal Simka
CAST:  Josh Duhamel  •  Hilary Duff  •  Rob Schneider  •  Jesse McCartney

Russell Peters: Notorious (2013)

Now watch comedy rockstar, Russell Peters up-close and personal with his new act and his trademark lightening fast improv with all new material as part of his Notorious World ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  David Higby
CAST:  Russell Peters