Search results for "Tim Blake Nelson"


O (2001) RT 64% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Feb 2002

Hot young stars, a hip, driving soundtrack, plus a provocative tale of jealousy and betrayal combine to create this controversial modern-day version of Shakespeare's classic, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tim Blake Nelson
CAST:  Mekhi Phifer  •  Josh Hartnett  •  Andrew Keegan  •  Julia Stiles

The Grey Zone (2001) RT 68% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Mar 2003

A Nazi doctor, along with the Sonderkomando Jews – who are forced to work in the crematoria of Auschwitz against their fellow-Jews – find themselves in a moral grey zone.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Tim Blake Nelson
CAST:  David Arquette  •  Daniel Benzali  •  Steve Buscemi  •  Harvey Keitel

Anesthesia (2016) RT 31% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Jan 2016

Multiple lives intersect in the aftermath of the violent mugging of a Columbia University philosophy professor.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tim Blake Nelson
CAST:  Kristen Stewart  •  Glenn Close  •  Corey Stoll  •  Katie Chang

Leaves of Grass (2009) RT 61% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Oct 2010

An Ivy League professor returns home, where his pot-growing twin brother has concocted a plan to take down a local drug lord.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Tim Blake Nelson
CAST:  Susan Sarandon  •  Richard Dreyfuss  •  Keri Russell  •  Melanie Lynskey

Eye of God (1997)

A small Oklahoma town is stripped of its innocence when one of its boys (Nick Stahl) turns up mute and bloodied by the lakeside. Unable to tell his story, the local sheriff ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tim Blake Nelson
CAST:  Nick Stahl  •  Chris Freihofer  •  Martha Plimpton  •  Hal Holbrook

Lincoln (2012) RT 90% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Mar 2013

A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th President's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Daniel Day-Lewis  •  Sally Field  •  David Strathairn  •  Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Minority Report (2002) RT 90% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Dec 2002

John Anderton is a top 'Precrime' cop in the late-21st century, when technology can predict crimes before they're committed. But Anderton becomes the quarry when another ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Mystery • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Max von Sydow  •  Steve Harris  •  Neal McDonough

O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000) RT 77% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Jun 2001

In the deep south during the 1930s, three escaped convicts search for hidden treasure while a relentless lawman pursues them. On their journey they come across many comical ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Joel Coen
CAST:  George Clooney  •  John Turturro  •  Tim Blake Nelson  •  John Goodman

Donnie Brasco (1997) RT 87% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Jan 1998

An FBI undercover agent infilitrates the mob and finds himself identifying more with the mafia life at the expense of his regular one.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mike Newell
CAST:  Johnny Depp  •  Michael Madsen  •  Bruno Kirby  •  James Russo

Fido (2006) RT 73% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Oct 2007

Timmy Robinson's best friend in the whole wide world is a six-foot tall rotting zombie named Fido. But when Fido eats the next-door neighbor, Mom and Dad hit the roof, and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Horror • Romance
DIRECTION:  Andrew Currie
CAST:  Billy Connolly  •  Carrie-Anne Moss  •  Dylan Baker  •  Kesun Loder




Hamlet (2000) RT 56% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Apr 2001

Modern day adaptation of Shakespeare's immortal story about Hamlet's plight to avenge his father's murder in New York City.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael Almereyda
CAST:  Ethan Hawke  •  Kyle MacLachlan  •  Diane Venora  •  Sam Shepard

Heavy Weights (1995)

Camp Hope is a summer retreat for overweight boys run by a kindly couple who make the campers feel comfortable with their extra pounds. But when tyrannical fitness guru Tony ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Steven Brill
CAST:  Ben Stiller  •  Aaron Schwartz  •  Kenan Thompson  •  Jerry Stiller

Holes (2003) RT 77% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Sep 2003

Stanley's family is cursed with bad luck. Unfairly sentenced to months of detention at Camp Green Lake, he and his campmates are forced by the warden to dig holes in order to ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Andrew Davis
CAST:  Sigourney Weaver  •  Jon Voight  •  Tim Blake Nelson  •  Patricia Arquette

Hoot (2006) RT 26% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Aug 2006

A young man (Lerman) moves from Montana to Florida with his family, where he's compelled to engage in a fight to protect a population of endangered owls.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Wil Shriner
CAST:  Luke Wilson  •  Logan Lerman  •  Brie Larson  •  Tim Blake Nelson

Meet the Fockers (2004) RT 39% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Apr 2005

Hard-to-crack ex-CIA man, Jack Byrnes and his wife, Dina head for the warmer climes of Florida to meet son-in-law-to-be, Greg Focker's parents. Unlike their happily matched ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jay Roach
CAST:  Ben Stiller  •  Teri Polo  •  Robert De Niro  •  Dustin Hoffman

Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed (2004) RT 21% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Sep 2004

When Mystery, Inc. are guests of honor at the grand opening of the Coolsville Museum of Criminology, a masked villain shows up and creates havoc before stealing the costumes ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Fantasy • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Raja Gosnell
CAST:  Freddie Prinze, Jr.  •  Sarah Michelle Gellar  •  Matthew Lillard  •  Linda Cardellini

Syriana (2005) RT 72% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Jun 2006

The Middle Eastern oil industry is the backdrop of this tense drama, which weaves together numerous story lines. Bennett Holiday is an American lawyer in charge of ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stephen Gaghan
CAST:  George Clooney  •  Matt Damon  •  Jeffrey Wright  •  Chris Cooper

The Astronaut Farmer (2006) RT 57% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Jul 2007

Texan Charles Farmer left the Air Force as a young man to save the family ranch when his dad died. Like most American ranchers, he owes his bank. Unlike most, he's an ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Michael Polish
CAST:  Billy Bob Thornton  •  Virginia Madsen  •  Jon Gries  •  Max Thieriot

The Big White (2005) RT 30% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Jun 2006

To remedy his financial problems, a travel agent has his eye on a frozen corpse, which just happens to be sought after by two hitmen.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Mark Mylod
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Holly Hunter  •  Tim Blake Nelson  •  W. Earl Brown