Search results for "Tom Waits"


The Book of Eli (2010) RT 48% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Jun 2010

A post-apocalyptic tale, in which a lone man fights his way across America in order to protect a sacred book that holds the secrets to saving humankind.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Allen Hughes  •  Albert Hughes
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Gary Oldman  •  Michael Gambon  •  Mila Kunis

Wristcutters: A Love Story (2006) RT 67% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Mar 2008

Zia, distraught over breaking up with his girlfriend, decides to end it all. Unfortunately, he discovers that there is no real ending, only a run-down afterlife that is ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Goran Dukic
CAST:  Patrick Fugit  •  Shannyn Sossamon  •  Will Arnett  •  Tom Waits

Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992) RT 78% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Oct 1997

When Dracula leaves the captive Jonathan Harker and Transylvania for London in search of Mina Harker—the spitting image of Dracula's long-dead wife, Elisabeta—obsessed vampire ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Romance
DIRECTION:  Francis Ford Coppola
CAST:  Gary Oldman  •  Winona Ryder  •  Anthony Hopkins  •  Keanu Reeves

Coffee and Cigarettes (2003) RT 65% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Sep 2004

Coffee And Cigarettes is a collection of eleven films from cult director Jim Jarmusch. Each film hosts star studded cast of extremely unique individuals who all share the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Roberto Benigni  •  Steven Wright  •  Joie Lee  •  Cinqué Lee

Domino (2005)

The daughter of actor Laurence Harvey turns away from her career as a Ford model to become a bounty hunter.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime
DIRECTION:  Tony Scott
CAST:  Keira Knightley  •  Mickey Rourke  •  Édgar Ramírez  •  Delroy Lindo

Down by Law (1986) RT 90% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Oct 2002

A disc jockey, a pimp and an Italian tourist escape from jail in New Orleans.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Tom Waits  •  John Lurie  •  Roberto Benigni  •  Nicoletta Braschi

One from the Heart (1982) RT 48% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Jan 2004

Hank and Frannie don't seem to be able to live together anymore. After a five-year relationship, lustful and dreamy Frannie leaves down-to-earth Hank on the anniversary of ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Francis Ford Coppola
CAST:  Teri Garr  •  Frederic Forrest  •  Raúl Juliá  •  Lainie Kazan

Rumble Fish (1983) RT 71% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Sep 1998

Rusty James, an absent-minded street thug struggles to live up to his legendary older brother's reputation, and longs for the days when gang warfare was going on.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Francis Ford Coppola
CAST:  Matt Dillon  •  Mickey Rourke  •  Diane Lane  •  Dennis Hopper

Short Cuts (1993) RT 95% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Nov 2004

Many loosely connected characters cross paths in this film, based on the stories of Raymond Carver. Waitress Doreen Piggot accidentally runs into a boy with her car. Soon ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Julianne Moore  •  Andie MacDowell  •  Tim Robbins  •  Jack Lemmon

The Fisher King (1991) RT 82% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Feb 1999

Two troubled men face their terrible destinies and events of their past as they join together on a mission to find the Holy Grail and thus to save themselves.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Terry Gilliam
CAST:  Jeff Bridges  •  Robin Williams  •  Mercedes Ruehl  •  Amanda Plummer




The Outsiders (1983) RT 65% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Nov 1999

When two poor greasers, Johnny, and Ponyboy are assaulted by a vicious gang, the socs, and Johnny kills one of the attackers, tension begins to mount between the two rival ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Francis Ford Coppola
CAST:  Matt Dillon  •  Ralph Macchio  •  C. Thomas Howell  •  Patrick Swayze

Until the End of the World (1991)

Until The End of the World is an odyssey for the modern age. As with Homer's Odyssey, the purpose of the journey is to restore sight -- a spiritual reconciliation between an ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Wim Wenders
CAST:  Solveig Dommartin  •  William Hurt  •  Tom Waits  •  Chick Ortega

Mystery Men (1999) RT 60% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Jan 2000

When Champion City's hero Captain Amazing is kidnapped by the recently paroled supervillain Casanova Frankenstein, a trio of average, everyday superheroes -- Mr. Furious, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Kinka Usher
CAST:  Hank Azaria  •  Janeane Garofalo  •  William H. Macy  •  Kel Mitchell

The Cotton Club (1984) RT 75% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Jan 2000

The story of the people that frequented Harlem's famous nightclubs, 'The Cotton Club', and those that ran it.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Francis Ford Coppola
CAST:  Richard Gere  •  Diane Lane  •  Bob Hoskins  •  James Remar

At Play in the Fields of the Lord (1991) RT 50% / Audience 74%

DVD release: May 1992

Martin and Hazel Quarrier are small-town fundamentalist missionaries sent to the jungles of South America to convert the Indians. Their remote mission was previously run by ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Hector Babenco
CAST:  Tom Berenger  •  John Lithgow  •  Daryl Hannah  •  Aidan Quinn

The Two Jakes (1990) RT 65% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Nov 1999

This sequel to the classic Chinatown finds private detective Jake Gittes still haunted from the events of the first film. Hired by a man to investigate his wife's infidelities ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Jack Nicholson
CAST:  Jack Nicholson  •  Harvey Keitel  •  Meg Tilly  •  Madeleine Stowe

Wolfen (1981) RT 73% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Aug 2002

A New York cop investigates a series of brutal deaths that resemble animal attacks.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror
DIRECTION:  Michael Wadleigh
CAST:  Albert Finney  •  Diane Venora  •  Edward James Olmos  •  Gregory Hines

Mystery Train (1989) RT 88% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Mar 2000

A seedy hotel in Memphis, Tennessee, provides the backdrop for three separate tales, featuring everything from a kitsch-obsessed Japanese couple to a trio of amateur robbers ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Masatoshi Nagase  •  Youki Kudoh  •  Joe Strummer  •  Nicoletta Braschi

Roy Orbison and Friends, A Black and White Night (1988)

Recorded live at the Cocoanut Grove in Los Angeles, Roy is joined by an eclectic ensemble of rock and roll superstars including Jackson Browne, Elvis Costello, T-Bone Burnett, ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Tony Mitchell
CAST:  Roy Orbison  •  Jackson Browne  •  T-Bone Burnett  •  Elvis Costello