COMEDIES
Title Index Movie Release Year Genre Plot
Burbs, The 1496 1989 Comedy <i>He's a stranger in an even stranger land…Suburbia.</i><br /><br /> Tom Hanks portrays suburbanite Ray Peterson, whose plans for a peaceful vacation are disturbed by a creepy new family on the block, in this outrageous suspense-comedy.<br><br> To the disappointment of his wife Carol, Ray decides to spend a relaxing week at home, and soon gets into trouble with his neighbors-a hefty busybody, a freaked-out ex-soldier, and a spacey teenager - as they observe the strange happenings next door at the Klopek's bizarre residence.<br><br> When the neighborhood grouch suddenly disappears, the men are convinced the ramshackle house hides some hideous clues. Armed with assault rifles, high-powered binoculars and a shovel, they decide to see for themselves exactly what is going on in the Kloped place. Set in an average neighborhood that is anything but average, THE 'BURBS blends slapstick comedy and spine-thrilling mystery with the type of witty humor that has made Tom Hanks one of today's most popular stars.
10 Things I Hate About You 16 1999 Comedy; Romance <i>How Do I Loathe Thee?<br> Let Me Count The Ways.</i><br><br> A cool cast of young stars is just one of the things you’ll love about this hilarious comedy hit! On the first day at his new school, Cameron (Joseph Gordon–Levitt – Halloween: H20, TV’s 3rd Rock From The Sun) instantly falls for Bianca (Larisa Oleynik – The Baby-Sitters Club), the gorgeous girl of his dreams! The only problem is that Bianca is forbidden to date...until her ill-tempered, completely un-dateable older sister Kat (Julia Stiles – Wide Awake) goes out, too! In an attempt to solve his problem, Cameron singles out the only guy who could possibly be a match for Kat: a mysterious bad-boy (Heath Ledger) with a nasty reputation of his own! Also featuring a hip soundtrack – this witty comedy is a wildly entertaining look at exactly how far some guys will go to get a date!
100 Girls 1317 2000 Comedy; Romance <i>99 Girls Haven't Got A Chance!</i><br /><br /> When a blackout knocks out an elevator in a college girl's dorm, Matthew (Jonathan Tucker) and a mystery girl connect carnally and emotionally. But he's left in the dark as to her true identity. He's got 100 suspects, and a slew of hilarious schemes to worm his way into the hearts and panty drawers of each and every one of them!<Br><br> <I>100 Girls</I> is a laugh-a-minute teen comedy caper that fills the screen with a bevy of sizzling coeds as they fall prey to a love struck Freshman on a mission to find his soul mate… any devious way he can!
18 Fingers Of Death 1142 2006 Comedy A Martial Arts Movie Star "Mock-umentary" in the loose tradition of Spinal Tap.
40-Year-Old Virgin, The 1031 2005 Comedy <i>Includes 17 Never-Before-Seen Minutes!</i><br><br> Andy Stitzer (Steve Carell) has gone 40 years without "doing it." Now his pals are making it their mission to help him score... fast! Can he survive their hilariously bad advice? Will he land in the arms of the way-too-experienced or the way-too-drunk? Or can he find true love where he least expects - from a gorgeous grandmother (Catherine Keener)? With additional footage too bold for theaters, The <i>40-Year-Old Virgin</i> now packs even more outrageous comedy!
50 First Dates 647 2004 Comedy <i>The ultimate bachelor will face the ultimate challenge.</i><br /><br /> Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore star together for the first time since <i>The Wedding Singer</i> in one of the funniest romantic comedies in years.<br><br> Henry Roth (Sandler) lives an enviable life in a Hawaiian paradise, spending every night with a beautiful tourist in search if an island fling. It's a sweet life with no strings attached...until he meets Lucy (Barrymore). He and Lucy hit it off from the get-go, but the next day she acts like she doesn't know him. Has his karma come around to kick him in the butt or what? Actually, Lucy has short-term memory loss, so every night all memory of her day is erased. But a man in love will go to any lengths to win over the girl of his dreams, and if that means having to find imaginative ways of doing it over again every day, then Henry's up for the challenge.<br><br> Rob Schneider (<i>Big Daddy</i>) and Sean Astin (<i>The Lord of the Rings</i> trilogy) co-star in <i>50 First Dates</i>, which will win you over every time you watch it!<br>
About Schmidt 553 2002 Comedy; Drama <i>"Blisteringly funny and equally moving." -Michael Rechtshaffen, Hollywood Reporter</i><br /><br /> Warren Schmidt is about to experience a bittersweet slice of life. Newly retired, he and his wife Helen have big plans to see America-but an unexpected twist changes everything. Now Schmidt is determined to stop his daughter's wedding to an underachieving waterbed salesman. From meeting the groom's eccentric parents to sponsoring a Tanzanian foster child, Schmidt sets off on his mission...and gets lost along the road to self-discovery.
Accidental Spy 476 2001 Comedy <i>Ordinary Guy, Extraordinary Spy!</i><br /><br /> Coming right of the explosive success of <I>Rush Hour</I> and <I>Shanghai Noon</I>… action superstar Jackie Chan now delivers even more big-screen thrills! This time, Jackie Chan rises to the occasion in a fun filled story about an ordinary guy about to kick into an action packed adventure! Jackie plays a bored and unsuccessful salesman who never thought his life would amount to anything. All that changes one day when he becomes an instant here by foiling an attempted bank robbery! But this newfound fame uncovers an even bigger surprise: Jackie is actually the latest in a long line of professional spies! Then, as he travels to Turkey to meet the father he's never known, Jackie becomes entangled in a web of mystery and deceit that only he can unravel! Hilarious and endlessly thrilling, <I>The Accidental Spy</I> delivers everything you expect from big screen favorite Jackie Chan!
Ace Ventura Pet Detective 379 1994 Comedy <i>He's the best there is! (Actually, he's the only one there is.)</i><br><br> He's the best there is. In fact, he's the only one there is! He's Ace Ventura Pet Detective. Jim Carrey (The Mask. Dumb and Dumber, Liar Liar) is on the case to find the Miami Dolphins' missing mascot and quarterback Dan Marino. He goes eyeball to eyeball with a man-eating shark, stakes out the Miami Dolphins and woos and wows the ladies. Whether he's undercover, under fire or underwater, he always gets his man…or beast!
Ace Ventura When Nature Calls 380 1995 Comedy <i>New Animals. New Adventures. Same Hair</i><br><br> Africa's the place and Ace is on the case, setting out to rescue an animal he loathes-a bat! Jim Carrey returns as Ace, the alligator-wrasslin', elephant-calling, monkeyshining, loogie-launching, disguise-mastering pet detective. If you're ready to laugh like a pack of hyenas, if you want more fun than an industrial-sized barrel of monkeys, you know what to do. Heed the call.
After The Sunset (Widescreen) 713 2004 Crime; Thriller; Action; Adventure; Comedy Two master thieves, Max Burdett (Pierce Brosnan) and his beautiful accomplice Lola, (Salma Hayek) have escaped to the Bahamas to relax and enjoy their hard-earned riches. But Stan (Woody Harrelson), the FBI agent trailing Max, refuses to believe that his nemesis is calling it quits. He suspects Max and Lola of plotting to steal the last Napoleon diamond, coincidentally scheduled to arrive on the island as part of a cruise ship exhibition. While Lola is content settling into their new life of leisure, Max contemplates stealing the diamond. Now the question is, will he get back into the heist game - and will Stan finally catch him? <i>After the Sunset</i> is a high-stakes, action thrill ride with mile-a-minute twists that will leave you breathless!
Airheads 650 1994 Comedy; Music; Crime <i>The amps are on, but nobody's home.</i><br /><br /> In this hilarious spoof of the music industry, three intelligence challenged rock 'n' rollers (Brendan Fraser, Steve Buscemi, Adam Sandler) decide to take drastic action after their music continually falls on deaf ears. They break into a radio station, hoping to get their demo played on the air. But when the deejay (Joe Mantegna) and station manager (Michael McKean) refuse to play their song, the boys have no choice but to take the entire radio station hostage.
Airplane II:The Sequel 303 1982 Comedy There's a mad bomber on board, the first lunar shuttle is about to self-destruct, the engines are not working and -- worst of all -- the flight crew discovers they are completely out of coffee! It's the high flying lunacy of <I>Airplane!</I> all over again as Robert Hays and Julie Hagerty fly totally out of the ozone to recreate their hilarious original roles. The crew of crazies includes Peter Graves, Lloyd Bridges, William Shatner, Chad Everett, Sonny Bono, Raymond Burr and many others. Can Hays save the day again -- without caffeine? Fasten your seatbelts for a ride you'll never forget -- <I>Airplane II: The Sequel</I>.
Airplane! 302 1980 Comedy <i>"One of the top ten funniest movies ever made!" -American Film Institute</i><br><br> Voted "one of the 10 funniest movies ever made" by the American Film Institute, <I>Airplane!</I> is a masterpiece of off-the-wall comedy. Featuring Robert Hays as an ex-fighter pilot forced to take over the controls of an airliner when the flight crew succumbs to food poisoning; Julie Hagerty as his girlfriend/ stewardess/ co-pilot; and a cast of all-stars including Robert Stack, Lloyd Bridges, Peter Graves, Leslie Nielsen, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar…and more! Their hilarious high jinks spook airplane disaster flicks, religious zealots, television commercials, romantic love…the lists whirls by in rapid succession. And the story races from one moment of zany fun to the next!
Alfie 784 2004 Comedy; Drama; Romance <i>Meet A Man Who Never Med A Woman He Didn't Love.</i><br><br> For Alfie (<b>JUDE LAW</b>), life was about enjoying everything woman could offer- one night at a time. From Wealthy widows with a taste for younger man (<b>SUSAN SARANDON</b>) to his single-mom girlfriend (<b>MARISA TOMEI</b>), Alfie had it all... and wasn't looking for anything more.<br><br> But when the consequences of his playboy lifestyle suddenly affect the women in his life and his best friend (<B>OMAR EPPS</b>), Alfie begins to wonder if there is more to life that these fleeting romances. And if so, what's it all about?
The Alibi 1230 2006 Comedy; Drama; Romance A man (Coogan) who runs an alibi service for adulterous husbands gets into a jam with a new client. In trying to remedy the situation, he must rely on an alluring woman (Romijn-Stamos) who gets his heart racing. <a href="/rg/title-tease/trailers/title/tt0409681/trailers">(view trailer)</a>
Alien Autopsy 1236 2006 Comedy; Sci-Fi Humouristic reconstruction of the 1995 scandal when two British lads where accused of having faked a documentary from the Roswell incident in 1947. <a href="/rg/title-tease/trailers/title/tt0466664/trailers">(view trailer)</a>
Almost Famous 17 2000 Adventure; Comedy; Drama Adored by critics and audiences nationwide, <I>Almost Famous</I> has been hailed as "the year's single most entertaining film!" (Roger Ebert, <I>Ebert & Roeper and the Movies</I>). Writer/Director Cameron Crowe takes you on a heartfelt journey into the world of rock and roll in this "delightful coming-of-age comedy" (David Ansen, <I>Newsweek</I>). It's the opportunity of a lifetime when teenage reporter William Miller lands an assignment from <I>Rolling Stone</I> magazine. Despite the objections of his protective mother, William hits the road with an up-and-coming rock band and finds there's a lot more to write home about than the music.<br><br> This "enormously engaging" (Jeffrey Lyons, <I>WNBC</I>) film boasts superb performances by Golden Globe winner Kate Hudson, Frances McDormand, Billy Crudup, Philip Seymour Hoffman and newcomer Patrick Fugit. Featuring a classic rock soundtrack with music from The Who and Elton John, <I>Almost Famous</I> is "an utter delight from the first frame to fade out" (Lou Lumenick, <I>New York Post</I>) and a must-see for every generation.
Along Came Polly 653 2003 Comedy <i>"Hilarious!" - Jim Ferguson, ABC-TV</i><br /><br /> Reuben Feffer (Ben Stiller) is a guy who's spent his entire life playing it safe. Polly Prince (Jennifer Aniston) is irresistible as a free spirit who lives for the thrill of the moment. When these two comically mismatched souls collide, Reuben's world is turned upside down, as he makes an uproarious attempt to change his life from middle-of-the-road to totally-out-there! <I>Along Came Polly</I> is the most hilarious comedy smash to come along in years!<br>
American Dreamz 1237 2006 Comedy; Music Coming Soon!
American Graffiti 259 1973 Comedy Features the coming of age of four teenagers on their last summer night before college. Rediscover drag racing, Inspiration Point and drive-ins all over again in this nostalgic look back at the early '60's. The incredible soundtrack brings you the most memorable rock 'n' roll hits of the era.
American Outlaws 907 2001 Western; Action; Comedy <i>This Much Fun Can't Be Legal.</i><br /><br /> To corrupt railroad barons, Jesse James and Cole Younger are meddlers, troublemakers, ingrates and candidates for rope neckties. To the downtrodden folks in and around Liberty, Missouri, they're something far different. Heroes.<BR><BR> Jess, Cole and their rough-and-ready gang ride to the rescue of farmers terrorized by a railroad's land-grab scheme in <I>American Outlaws</I>, a dust-and-thunder update of Western lore starring Colin Farrell (<I>Tigerland</I>) as charismatic fiery Cole and Ali Larter (<I>Final Destination</I>) as Jesse's gutsy wife Zee. "If I were to design the perfect outlaw band," Detective Allan Pinkerton (Timothy Dalton) says, "this gang is what I would create." He may not have created it. But he sure has his hands full dealing with it.
American Pie 2 8 2001 Comedy <i>Contains outrageous footage you couldn’t see in theaters!</i><br><br> Here's the pie you couldn't see in theaters! This special unrated edition of <I>American Pie 2</I> is the comedy hit you'll want to watch again and again!<br><br> The characters you love are back! One year after the prom-night misadventures immortalized in <I>American Pie</I>, the entire gang has reunited for the summer. Now, an innocent-looking beach house will be transformed into the ultimate party central. Five guys will discover the powerful bonds of friendship… and Super Glue. Five girls will explore the mysteries of love… and the Rule of Three. And from late-night band camp encounters to some very accommodating next-door neighbors, this will be one summer vacation none of them will ever forget!
American Pie Presents 1011 2005 Comedy <i>This One Time At Band Camp...</i><br><br> Get ready for the wildest, most hilarious slice of <i>American Pie</i> ever! This time around, the bad-boy antics of Stifler's younger brother Matt get him sentenced to a summer at... Band Camp! Join the fun as the "Stiffmeister" legend reaches outrageous new heights with hot camp counselors, ultra-steamy hidden cameras and a stimulating encounter with a certain medical instrument. Co-starring "Jim's Dad," Eugene Levy, and an irresistible cast including a pair of Playmates, it's a <i>Pie</i>-style party you'll never forget!
American Psycho 1329 2000 Comedy; Crime; Drama; Horror; Thriller <i>"Smart and Scary" -The Village Voice</i><br /><br /> Patrick Bateman (Christian Bale) is a young, handsome, Harvard educated Wall Street success, seemingly perfect with his stunning fiancée (Reese Witherspoon) and entourage of high-powered friends. But his circle of friends doesn't know the other Patrick Bateman, the one who lusts for more than status and material things. With a detective (Willem Dafoe) hot on his trail and temptation everywhere, Patrick Bateman can't fight his terrible urges that take him on the pursuit of women, greed and the ultimate crime -- murder! Based on the controversial book by Bret Easton Ellis, <I>American Psycho</I> is a sexy thriller that sets forth a vision that is both terrifying and chilling.
American Werewolf In London, An 501 1981 Comedy; Horror; Romance; Thriller <i>"A Full-Blooded Horror Film That Happens To Have A Sharp Sense Of Humor!" -Leonard Maltin</i><br /><br /> It's a rainy night on the Welsh moors. Two American students on a walking tour of Europe trudge on to the next town, when suddenly the air is pierced by an unearthly howl… Three weeks later, one is dead, the other is in the hospital and the nightmare begins for <I>An American Werewolf In London</I>. David Naughton, Griffin Dunne and Jenny Agutter star in the contemporary story of the macabre which takes you from the Welsh moors to Picadilly Circus, Trafalgar Square and the ground of Windsor Castle. It is written and directed by John Landis, the man who brought you <I>National Lampoon's Animal House, The Blues Brothers, Trading Places, Innocent Blood</I> and <I>Coming To America</I>. To add to the chill, there is art direction by Academy Award®-winner Les Dilley of <I>Star Wars</I> and <I>Alien</I> fame and special makeup effects by six-time Academy Award®-winner Rick Baker, whose work includes <I>Star Wars, The Nutty Professor</I>, Tim Burton's <I>Planet Of The Apes</I>, <I>Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas</I> and <I>Men In Black</I>.
Anchorman 739 2004 Comedy <i>Unrated, Uncut & Uncalled For!</i><br><br> Will Ferrell (<i>Old School, Elf</i>) is Ron Burgundy, a top-rated 1970's San Diego anchorman who believes woman have a place in the newsroom - as long as they stick to covering fashion shows or late-breaking cooking news. So when Ron is told he'll be working with a bright young newswoman (Christina Applegate) who's beautiful, ambitious and smart enough to be more than eye candy, it's not just a clash of two TV people with really great hair - it's war! Filled with wicked wit and slapstick humor, <i>Anchorman is the year's most wildly irreverent, must see comedy hit!
Anger Management 144 2003 Comedy <i>Feel the Love</i><br><br> After a small misunderstanding aboard an airplane escalates out of control, timid businessman Dave Buznik (Sandler) is ordered by the court to undergo anger management therapy at the hands of specialist Dr. Buddy Rydell (Nicholson). But when Buddy steps up his aggressive treatment by moving in, Dave goes from mild to wild as the unorthodox treatment wreaks havoc with his life in this hilarious hit comedy that will drive you mad with laughter!
Animal, The 13 2001 Comedy <i>He wasn't much of a man… now he's not much of an animal.</i><br><br> He might not look like much, but it's what's inside that counts. Comic genius Rob Schneider (<I>Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo, Big Daddy</I>), TV's "Survivor" Colleen Haskell, John C. McGinley (<I>Any Given Sunday, The Rock</I>) and Edward Asner (<I>The Bachelor, JFK</I>) star in the most outrageous and hysterical comedy of the year.<br><br> When evidence clerk Marvin Mange (Schneider) answers a 911 call of a burglary in progress, his dream of one day becoming a cop seems to be coming true. But a freak car accident en route to the crime leaves Marvin and his dream a shattered mess. When Marvin awakens a week later, he finds that a deranged scientist secretly used animal organs to rebuild his broken body. Energized by his new and improved parts, Marvin achieves instant fame as a super cop until his animal instincts start taking over his body at all the wrong times. And when he finds himself falling for the lovely and sexy Rianna (Haskell), it's animal magnetism at its craziest in the funniest and wildest comedy of the year!
Animal House 29 1978 Comedy <i>It was the Deltas against the rules... the rules lost!</i><br><br> This title has been put on moratorium by the Vendor. This version is no longer available, however a new special edition will be released in the future One of the most popular movie comedies of all time is also the film that made food fights an art form and John Belushi a star. This raunchy, screwball comedy offers a relentless spoof of 1960's college life by following the hilarious adventures of the Delta fraternity. There's nothing this motley collection of students won't do to get the best of Dean Wormer who secretly conspires to revoke Delta's charter. In addition to Belushi as the guitar bashing, beer can smashing, garbage eating Bluto Blutarsky, the outstanding cast includes head skirtchaser Tim Matheson, innocent Thomas Hulce and Stephen "Flounder" Furst, and Otis Day and the Knights with their show-stopping performance of "Shout."<br> Toga! Toga! Toga!
Any Which Way You Can 375 1980 Comedy <i>… it’ll knock you out!</i><br><br> They're back. Philo Beddoe, the easygoing truck driver and bare-knuckle brawler, and his 165-pound orangutan friend Clyde get into more mischief in this faster and funnier sequel to <I>Every Which Way But Loose</I>.<br><br> Clint Eastwood stars again as Philo, now thinking he'll "retire" from fighting. But a new contender lures him back- and mobsters kidnap Philo's girl (Sondra Locke) to ensure he'll turn up for the showdown.<br><br> Ruth Gordon as Ma, Geofrrey Lewis as Orville and those hapless motorcycle morons called the Black Widows all return in fine form. Songs by Glen Campbell, Jim Stafford and Snuff Garrett make up a tuneful country score, including an Eastwood/Ray Charles duet on "Beers to You." As ever, Clyde steals the show, particularly in a courtship scene with the lady orangutan of his dreams. <I>Any Which Way You Can</I>, and you'll be entertained.
Aquamarine 1238 2006 Comedy; Family; Fantasy; Romance <i>"Irresistible." - People</i><br /><br /> Two best friends get exactly what they fish for in <i>Aquamarine</i>, a laugh-out-loud hilarious comedy about friendship. Emma Roberts, Sara Paxton and pop sensation JoJo star in "The Sweetest Treat Since <i>Princess Diaries</i>!" (<i>Yahoo! Movies</i>).<BR><BR> It's the end of summer and Claire (Roberts) and Hailey (JoJo) have a major problem. In just five days, Hailey's family is moving halfway around the world! These girls need a major miracle, and get one in the form of Aquamarine, a beautiful mermaid who washes ashore in a late summer storm. Sweet but clueless to the ways of romance, she offers to grant the girls one wish if they help her find the boy of her dreams. But when they attempt to reel in the cute local lifeguard, the result is something none of them expect...and they discover that sometimes what you wish for isn't what you really want after all!
Army Of Darkness 1442 1992 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Fantasy; Horror <i>Trapped in time. Surrounded by evil. Low on gas.</i><br /><br /> Bound in human flesh, inked in blood - and amazingly hard to pronounce - and ancient "Necronomicon" (Book of the dead) unleashes unspeakable evil upon mankind in director Sam Raimi's outrageously hilarious sword and sorcery epic. Back to do battle with the hideous "Deadites," Bruce Campbell reprises his role from the Evil Dead series as Ash, the handsome, shotgun-toting, chainsaw-armed department store clerk from S-Mart's housewares division. Demonic forces time-warp him - and his '73 Oldsmobile - into England's Dark Ages, where he romances a beauty (Embeth Davidtz) and faces legions of undead beasts, including a ghastly army of skeletons. Can Ash save the living from the evil dead, rescue his girlfriend, and get back to his own time?
Around the World in 80 Days 454 2004 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Romance A bet pits a British inventor, a Chinese thief, and a French artist on a worldwide adventure that they can circle the globe in 80 days.
ATL 1259 2006 Comedy; Drama <i>"Music, humor and romance in a simple tale of life in the hood." - Melissa Walters, Blackfilm.com</i><br /><br /> Sometimes 17-year-old Rashad and his pals hang out at the Waffle House, trying to figure out what's next after they graduate. But on Sunday nights, they know what's coming. They'll be at the Cascade roller rink: laying down moves, chillin' with friends...and for a few hours leaving what's outside outside.<BR><BR> Loosely based on the experiences of producers Dallas Austin (<i>Drumline</i>) and Tionne "T-Boz" Watkins (lead singer of TLC) while growing up on Atlanta's south side, <i>ATL</i> is a Sunday night fever of laughs, drama and crunk sounds. Video director Chris Robinson makes his feature debut, guiding an ensemble that includes astonishingly natural movie newcomers Tip Harris (aka rapper T.I.), Lauren London and Antwan Andre Patton (aka Big Boi of the duo OutKast). Everyone's rollin' tonight. See you at Cascade.
Austin Powers I - International Man Of Mystery 1417 1997 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Crime <i>If he were any cooler, he'd still be frozen, baby!</i><br /><br /> Frozen in the 60's, secret agent Austin Powers is thawed back into action to once again battle his arch-enemy Dr.Evil. With his sexy sidekick Ms. Kensington, Austin must stop Dr. Evil's outrageous plot to control the world. But first, this time-warped swinger must get hip quick and discover that there's no free love in the 90's.
Austin Powers II - The Spy Who Shagged Me 1418 1999 Action; Adventure; Comedy <i>"Blazingly Funny!" - Joel Siegel, Good Morning America</i><br /><br /> First he fought for the Crown, now he's fighting for the family jewels! Mike Myers returns as the world's grooviest superspy in his latest comedy-adventure!<br><br> Intent on world domination, diabolical genius Dr. Evil travels back to 1969 and steals Austin's mojo. Now Austin must return to the Swingin' Sixties, recover his mojo and stop his terminally square arch nemesis from liquidating the world. Together with fab CIA superchick Felicity Shagwell, Austin faces off against an army of outrageous villiams including a heinous henchman of tremedous girth and Mini-Me, Dr. Evil's deranged 1/8-sized clone.
Austin Powers III - Goldmember 1419 2002 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Music <i>"Extremely Funny!" -Stephen Hunter, The Washington Post</i><br /><br /> He's found his mojo, baby, and now Austin Powers (Mike Meyers, <I>Shrek</I>) strikes gold in his newest 24-karat shagadelic comedy-adventure!<Br><Br> The "shhhh!" hits the fan when Dr. Evil and Mini-Me escape from prison. Joining forces with the superfreaky <I>Goldmember</I>, they kidnap Austin's father, master spy Nigel Powers (Oscar® winner Michael Caine), in a dastardly time travel scheme to take over the world. Before you can say "Shake your booty," Austin cruises to 1075 and teams up with sexy Foxxy Cleopatra (Beyonce Knowles R&B group Destiny's Child) to stop Dr. Evil and Goldmember from their mischievous mayhem.
Avenging Angelo 1387 2002 Action; Comedy; Crime <i>Her life is his job.</i><br /><br /> Action superstar Sylvester Stallone stars as Frankie Delano, a tough-as-nails bodyguard who vows to protect the beautiful Jennifer Barrett (Madeline Stowe), after her father, mafia kingpin Angelo (Anthony Quinn), is gunned down in cold blood. Now, with nowhere to turn, they must run for their lives, while being pursued by a murderous hit man determined to eliminate his target at all costs.
Back To The Future - 3 movies 678 1985 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Drama; Fantasy <i>Experience the Complete Trilogy!</i><br /><br /> Presented by Steven Spielberg, directed by Oscar® winner Robert Zemeckis and starring time travelers Michael J. Fox and Christopher Lloyd, the phenomenally popular <I>Back To The Future</I> films literally changed the future of the adventure movie genre. Now, this unprecedented <I>Back To The Future</I> DVD Trilogy immerses you in all the breathtaking action, outrageous comedy and sheer moviemaking magic of one of the most brilliantly inventive, wildly entertaining motion picture triumphs in Hollywood history!
Bad Boys 6 1995 Action; Comedy; Crime; Thriller <i>Whatcha Gonna Do?</i><br><br> After the biggest bust of their careers, detectives Mike Lowrey and Marcus Burnett are kings of the hill...until a brilliant thief steals $120 million worth of heroin out from under their noses. With only four days to solve the crime before FBI shuts them down, Mike and Marcus have just one hope, a skittish eyewitness who might lead them to the thieves. But there's a catch: married man Marcus has to pretend to be his bachelor partner in order to win her confidence.
Bad Boys II 551 2003 Action; Comedy Hang on for maximum mayhem, full-on fun and the wildest chase scenes ever put on film! The action and comedy never stop when superstars Martin Lawrence and Will Smith reunite as out-of-control trash-talking buddy cops. Bullets fly, cars crash, and laughs explode as they pursue a whacked-out drug lord from the streets of Miami to the barrios of Cuba. But the real fireworks result when Lawrence discovers that playboy Smith is secretly romancing his sexy sister, Gabrielle Union (<i>Bring it On</i>). <br><br> Director Michael Bay (<i>Pearl Harbor, Armageddon</i>) and producer Jerry Bruckheimer (<i>Pirates of the Caribbean, Black Hawk Down</i>) deliver a high-speed, high-octane blockbuster that will blow you away! "...Year's most action-packed and high-flying flick." (Shawn Edwards, Fox TV).
Bad Company 515 2002 Action; Comedy; Thriller <i>"Slam-Bang Thrills And Spills" -San Francisco Examiner</i><br /><br /> Academy Award winner Anthony Hopkins and the irrepressible Chris Rock star in this spy action thriller that will have you on the edge of your seat!<br><br> Veteran CIA agent Gaylord Oakes (Hopkins) must recruit streetwise punk Jake Hayes (Rock) when Jake's identical twin brother is killed in the line of duty. With only nine days to complete a nuclear weapons negotiation, Jake has to go from smart talking to smooth operating and convince all parties he is the sophisticated brother he never knew. From Prague to New York, the chase is on and the clock is ticking when more than a preemptive arms deal goes "bad."
Bad News Bears 1012 2005 Comedy <b>Billy Bob Thornton</b> delivers a wickedly funny performance in this hilarious hit from the director of <i>School of Rock</i>. Morris Buttermaker (Thornton), former pro ballplayer-turned-exterminator, expects to make some easy money coaching a struggling Little League team called the Bears. What he gets is a ragtag group of inept players who transform the field of dreams into the stuff of nightmares! Taunted by an arrogant rival coach (<b>Greg Kinnear</b>), pressured by his new employer (<b>Marcia Gay Harden</b>), and challenged by the Bears, Buttermaker must somehow step up to the plate and help his players become something they never imagined they could be: a team.
Bandidas 1116 2006 Action; Comedy; Crime; Western In turn-of-the-century Mexico, two very different women become a bank-robbing duo in an effort to combat a ruthless enforcer terrorizing their town. <a href="/rg/title-tease/trailers/title/tt0416496/trailers">(view trailer)</a>
Bandits 71 2001 Action; Comedy <i>"One of the year's best films!" -Joel Siegel, "Good Morning America"</i><br><br> Strap yourself in for one hilarious "action-comedy with… great chemistry… great one-liners [and] expert direction" (<I>New York Post</I>)! Bruce Willis "makes all the right moves" (<I>San Francisco Examiner</I>) as the man with the perfect bank-robbing plan - and two <I>imperfect</I> partners - in this "terrific [film that's] as much fun as you'll have at the movies all year" (FOX-TV)!<br><br> Busting out of prison, Joe (Willis) and Terry (Billy Bob Thornton) are on the run and out of money. That changes when they devise a scheme to place bank managers under house arrest the night before they rob their banks. But success as the infamous "sleepover bandits" isn't the only change in store for them. As they cross state lines and federal laws, they meet Kate (Cate Blanchett), a sexy, eccentric housewife whose indecision as to which of the two bandits she wants could spoil their partnership for good!
Barbershop 1435 2002 Comedy; Drama <i>"Two Thumbs Up!" - Ebert & Roper and the Movies</i><br /><br /> From the producers of <I>Soul Food</I> comes this "warm, generous" (<I>The New York Times</I>) tale about a Chicago barbershop where razor sharp comedy never goes out of style! Starring Ice Cube, Anthony Anderson, Sean Patrick Thomas, Eve, and Cedric the Entertainer, <I>Barbershop</I> is both a "sweet, life affirming movie" (<I>N.Y. Daily News</I>) and outrageous, bust-a-gut fun!<br><br> Calvin (Ice Cube) is a would-be entrepreneur with big plans... and running his family's barbershop isn't one of them. But when he impulsively sells the shop to a shady loan shark, he soon realizes just how important the neighborhood parlor is to him... and just how far he'll go to get it back!
Baxter, The 1107 2005 Comedy <i> A romantic comedy for anyone who's ever been dumped.</i><br><br> <b>Baxter</b> (Bax-ter) n. A compromise to "rue love." The epitome of "settling." Shorthand for a <i>bachelor</i> with lots of exes, who's kind of a <i>loser</i>.<br><br> Meet Elliot Sherman, a conservative, risk-averse guy, played by Michael Showalter. In this charming romantic comedy, Elliot is more anxious than ever before his wedding to Caroline (Elizabeth Banks), the girl of his dreams, and the arrival of Caroline’s hunky ex-boyfriend (Justin Theroux) does nothing to ease his fears. But this time Elliot meets someone who can help: His eccentric temp who's wild at heart and full of romantic advice (Michele Williams). Along with the help of his friend Ed (Michael Ian Black), maybe Elliot will finally avoid being "The Baxter" and get himself a bride.
Be Cool 800 2005 Comedy Starring an unbelievably hip all-star cast, including John Travolta, Uma Thurman, André 3000, Steven Tyler and The Rock, and bursting with the hottest music in the biz, Be Cool is the wildly hilarious tale about a gangster turned music mogul - and what it takes to be number one with a bullet.<br><br> When Chili Palmer (Travolta) decides to try his hand in the music industry, he romances the sultry widow (Thurman) of a recently whacked music exec, poaches a hot young singer (Christina Milian) from a rival label and discovers that the record industry is packin' a whole lot more than a tune!
Beaches 947 1988 Drama; Comedy; Musical <i>Some Friendships Last Forever</i><br /><br /> As special as the everlasting friendship it celebrates, this Special Edition DVD lets you relive <i>Beaches</i> and all its touching and funny moments, plus outstanding never-before-seen bonus material. When the irrepressible C.C. Bloom (Bette Midler) and the shy and proper Hillary Whitney (Barbara Hershey) first meet under the boardwalk at the beach, all the 11-year olds have in common is the need for a best friend. Worlds apart in lifestyle and location, their friendship ebbs and flows through a lifetime of highs and lows, career changes, marriages, jealousy and more. From the boardwalk in Atlantic City to the beach house on the Pacific, <i>Beaches</i> will remind you of what being a true friend means.
Beauty Shop 827 2005 Comedy <i>"Feel-Good Entertainment!" -- Variety</i><br><br> Queen Latifah heads an "excellent ensemble" cast in this "warm, funny, empowering" (<i>New York Post</i>) comedy from the producers of <i>Barbershop</i> and the producer of <i>Bringing Down The House</i>! Co-starring Alicia Silverstone, Andie MacDowell, Alfre Woodard, Mena Suvari and Djimon Hounsou - and featuring Kevin Bacon in a hilarious performance - <i>Beauty Shop</i> "will slap a smile on your face and keep it there" (<i>Premiere</i>)!<Br><Br> When Jorge (Bacon), the egotistical boss at a posh salon, pushes his star stylist, Gina (Latifah), a hair too far, Gina leaves and opens a beauty shop of her own. Inheriting an opinionated group of stylists, a colorful clientele and a sexy upstairs neighbor, Gina proves that you can't keep a good woman down - and you can't keep a shopful of outrageous women from speaking their minds!
Beetlejuice 664 1988 Comedy; Fantasy; Horror <i>The Name in Laughter from the Herafter.</i><br /><br /> What's a yuppie ghost couple to do when their quaint New England home is overrun by trendy New Yorkers? They hire a freelance "bio-exorcist" to spook the intruders. And everyone gets more than he, she or it bargained for!
Benny & Joon 251 1993 Comedy; Drama <i>"Sensitive. Insightful. Hilarious." -Entertainment Today</i><br><br> Johnny Depp (<I>Sleepy Hollow</I>), Mary Stuart Masterson (<I>Bed of Roses</I>) and Aidan Quinn (<I>Practical Magic</I>) star in this wonderfully unique and delightfully offbeat romantic comedy.<br><br> Joon (Masterson) is a little unbalanced. Sometimes, without warning, her sweet nature gives way to odd behavior - including a penchant for setting fires! She lives with her older brother Benny (Quinn), who has spent his life taking care of her since their parents died. One night, while playing a poker game with unusual stakes, Joon loses her hand...and wins Sam (Depp), a whimsical misfit who soon charms his way into Joon's heart. Now if they can only find the perfect mate for her overprotective brother...<br><br> With charm, humor and an outstanding supporting cast that includes Oliver Platt (<I>A Time To Kill</I>) and Julianne Moore (<I>Hannibal</I>), <I>Benny & Joon</I> is the perfect movie for everyone.
The Best Man 1255 2005 Comedy; Romance A guy tries to help his best friend win the attention of the girl of his dreams.
Best Of Benny Hill, The 583 1974 Comedy His one-of-a-kind comedy made him one of the most beloved entertainers in the world. Now, this once-in-a-lifetime collection brings home all the hilarity of Benny Hill!<Br><br> In these classic moments from The Benny Hill Show, you'll delight to Benny at his best: as a randy surgeon, an inept fitness instructor, a befuddled countess, an irate Chinese tourist, a bumbling chat show host, and much more - plus silly spoofs, crazy commercials, cheeky songs and the infamous beauties know as Hill's Angels.<Br><Br> <I>The Best Of Benny Hill</I> is packed with all the zany characters, slapstick sketches and naughty bits that made Benny Hill one of the best loved comedy kings of our time!
Beverly Hills Cop 208 1984 Action; Comedy The heat is on in this fast paced action-comedy starring Eddie Murphy as Axel Foley, a street smart Detroit cop tracing down his best friend's killer in Beverly Hills. Axel quickly learns that his wild style doesn’t fit in with the Beverly Hills Police Department, which assigns two officers (Judge Reinhold & John Ashton) to make sure things don't get out of hand.<br><br> Dragging the stuffy detectives along for the ride, Axel smashes through a huge culture clash in his hilarious, high-speed pursuit of justice.<br><br> Featuring cameos by Paul Reiser, Bronson Pinchot and Damon Wayans, <I>Beverly Hills Cops</I> is an exhilarating sidesplitting adventure!
Beverly Hills Ninja 1330 1997 Action; Comedy <i>"Lively and Funny!" - Kevin Thomas, Los Angeles Times</i><br /><br /> Chris Farley, Nicollette Sheridan, Chris Rock and Robin Shou star in this cosmic clash of cultures about a talentless Ninja determined to save a mysterious damsel in distress.<br><br> Farley stars as Haru, an orphaned American who washes ashore in Japan and is mistaken for the great White Ninja of legend. Raised among the finest Ninjas, Haru grows strong and big-very big. With the grace of all Three Stooges rolled into one body, Haru is an embarrassment to his clan. But when a beautiful blonde pleads for his help. Haru is given one dangerous, disastrously funny chance to prove himself.
Bewitched 1057 2005 Comedy <i>"Nicole Kidman and Will Ferrell are perfect together!" -- Steve Oldfield, FOX-TV</i><br><br> Oscar®-winner <b>Nicole Kidman</b> (Best Actress in a leading role, <i>The Hours</i>, 2002) and wickedly funny <b>Will Ferrell</b> star as actors playing Darrin and Samantha on a remake of the television show "Bewitched" in this cleverly crafty comedy from director <b>Nora Ephron</b> (<i>Sleepless in Seattle, You've Got Mail</i>).<br><br> Egomaniacal star Jack Wyatt (Ferrell) casts unknown Isabel (Kidman) as his co-star in order to monopolize the limelight and regain his top spot on Hollywood's A-list. When Isabel, a real witch, discovers Jack's self-centered scheme, she conjures a sidesplitting spell the mere mortal will never forget!
Big 447 1988 Comedy; Drama; Family; Fantasy; Romance When a boy wishes to be big at a magic wish machine, he wakes up the next morning and finds himself in an adult body literally overnight.
Big Daddy 37 1999 Comedy <i>Nature Called. Look Who Answered.</i><br><br> Thirty-two-year-old Sonny Koufax (Adam Sandler) has spent his whole life avoiding responsibility. But when his girlfriend dumps him for an older man, he's got to find a way to prove he's ready to grow up. In a desperate last-ditch effort, Sonny adopts five-year-old Julian (Cole Sprouse, Dylan Sprouse) to impress her. She's not impressed… and he can't return the kid. Uh-oh for Sonny!
Big Fish 926 2004 Drama; Fantasy; Comedy; Adventure <i>An Adventure As Big As Life Itself.</i><br /><br /> Throughout his life, Edward Bloom (<b>Ewan McGregor</b>) has always been a man of big appetites, enormous passions and tall tales. In his later years, portrayed by five-time Best Actor Oscar nominee <b>Albert Finney</b> (Best Actor in a Supporting Role, <I>Erin Brockovich</I>, 2000), he remains a huge mystery to his son, William (<b>Billy Crudup</b>). Now, to get to know the real man, Will begins piecing together a true picture of his father from flashbacks of his amazing adventures in this marvel of a movie.
Big Lebowski, The 708 1998 Comedy; Crime; Thriller The Dude. One cool guy. Who one day comes home to find two thugs have broken in and ruined his favorite carpet-the one that made the room "hang together". Thing is, they did it because he's got the same name as one of the richest men in town. Lebowski. But, hey, no problem. He'll get even. At least he'll get someone to pay for the carpet.
Big Momma's House 2 1193 2006 Action; Comedy; Thriller Nonstop laughs are back in the house with this super-sized sequel that's wilder, funnier, and filled with even more outrageous new adventures! Martin Lawrence and Nia Long return in a heavyweight hit comedy that's loads of fun for the whole family!<BR><BR> In the interest of national security, FBI agent Malcolm Turner (Lawrence) goes back undercover as Big Momma - a slick-talking, slam-dunking Southern granny with attitude to spare! Now this granny must play nanny to three demanding kids to complete his most outrageous assignment ever!
The Big White 1139 2005 Comedy; Crime; Drama 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. <a href="/rg/title-tease/trailers/title/tt0402850/trailers">(view trailer)</a>
Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey 488 1991 Comedy <i>"Triumphant! Bodacious [and] brilliantly funny!" -Boxoffice</i><br /><br /> Attention all righteous dudes and babes! Keanu Reeves (<I>The Matrix, Speed</I>) and Alex Winter (<I>The Lost Boys</I>) are back and better than ever with "a most triumphant sequel" (<I>Boxoffice</I>) to <I>Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure</I>!<br><br> Everything's excellent for everyone's favorite surf-speaking dudes! With their own apartment, a pair of bodacious princess babes and a spot on the upcoming "Battle Of The Bands", life couldn't be any better! But all of that goes down the tubes when Bill and Ted's evil robot twins kill the San Dimas duo and then take over their lives! Replaced on Earth by the bogus robots, the real Bill and Ted embark upon a most unwanted expedition…straight to Hell! Now, their only hope is to give the Grim Reaper a wedgie, and then challenge him to the Ultimate Death Match of all time! But can Bill and Ted cheat death, save the world from evil, rescue the princess babes <I>and</I> be back in time to win the "Battle Of The Bands"? Or will their heinous metal twins change the duo's destiny forever?
Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure 487 1988 Comedy Keanu Reeves (<I>The Matrix</I>) and Alex Winter (<I>The Lost Boys</I>) deliver "spirited performances" (<I>The Hollywood Reporter</I>) in the original righteous comedy about the two ditzy dudes from San Dimas, California. Also starring George Carlin, this hysterically funny historical comedy is a "snappily directed" (<I>Time</I>), "bouncy good time" (<I>The Boston Globe</I>) and a party that goes on and on!<br><br> Bill (Winter) and Ted (Reeves) have spent so much time forming their rock band, The Wyld Stallyns, that they're flunking history. Whoa, duuuude! And when Ted's dad threatens to send him away to military school, Bill and Ted realize it could mean the most heinous end of The Stallyns! Luckily, a guardian angel from the future, Rufus (Carlin), has come to them with a most bodacious solution: a time-traversing phone booth to take them into the past to learn about the world from some of history's most influential personalities. Their journey through time turns out to be a blast…but will they learn enough to pass their class?
Billy Madison 51 1995 Comedy <i>Billy Madison Goes Back To School...Way Back!</i><br><br> He’s the heir to the Madison Hotel millions but in order to win his father’s respect, and his Fortune 500 company, grown-up goof-off Billy must repeat all 12 grades of school - in just 24 weeks! Comedy superstar <b>Adam Sandler</b> stars in this laugh-a-minute hit. Now available in this new special edition with never-before-seen bonus features.
Bio-Dome 398 1996 Comedy <i>Your dome away from home…</i><br><br> Meet Bud & Doyle: The sons mother nature wishes she'd never had!<br><br> They're weird, they're wild… and they're going totally environmental! Two deadbeat dudes are about to trade beer and pizza for soymilk and tofu in this outrageously funny comedy from the producers of <I>Dumb And Dumber</I>.<br><br> Before Earth Day 1996, the closest Bud (Pauly Shore) and Doyle (Stephen Baldwin) had ever come to a garbage dump was the floor of their apartment! So when their ecology- conscious girlfriends ask them to stop wasting time and start cleaning waste, the dimwitted duo makes it clear that they'd rather talk trash than pick it up. But their world suddenly changes when they're accidentally trapped inside Bio-Dome -- a yearlong experiment with no fast food or cable television! Will Bud and Doyle adapt to their newfound habitat… or will their very presence spell extinction for them, the project -- and perhaps the entire planet?!
Bird on a Wire 424 1990 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Crime; Romance; Thriller A FBI informant has kept his new identity secret for 15 years, now an old flame has recognised him and the bad guys are back for revenge.
Black Knight 1321 2001 Adventure; Comedy; Fantasy <i>"A Rip-Roaring Comedy!" -Los Angeles Times</i><br /><br /> Martin Lawrence is back…way back…in this outrageous fish-out-of-water comedy that's "armored with plenty of laughs!" (<I>Hollywood Report Card</I>)<br><br> A fast-talking maintenance worker (Lawrence) is in for a royally rude awakening when an unfortunate moat mishap at the Medieval World theme park transports him back in time to 14th century England. Now, armed with only his modern-day street smarts, he must deal with damsels in distress, an evil king -- and really bad plumbing. The knight life has never been more hilarious!
Black Sheep 386 1996 Comedy <i>There's one in every family.</i><br><br> Meet Mike Donnelly (Chris Farley). He's one lovable, hilarious accident waiting to happen. Dedicated to helping his big brother Al (Tim Matheson) win the race for Washington State Governor, he turns every opportunity for votes into an embarrassing disaster.<br><br> Campaign aide and super slacker Steve Dobbs (David Spade) volunteers to baby-sit Mike. Big mistake! When Mike discovers that the incumbent governor is a crook, he dives headfirst into a whole new level of well-intended destruction.<br><br> Chris Farley and David Spade, the stars of <I>Tommy Boy</I>, once again show why they are "the comedy team of the '90s!" (Leo Quinones, KIIS-FM). Directed by Penelope Spheeris (<I>Wayne's World</I> and costarring Gary Busey, <I>Black Sheep</I> is "a crowd pleaser directed with maximum energy!" (Kevin Thomas, <I>Los Angeles Times</I>)<Br><br> Featuring an electrifying performance by super Seattle band Mudhoney!
Blazing Saddles 557 1974 Comedy; Crime; Western <i>Never Give A Saga An Even Break!</i><br /><br /> "My name is Jim, but most people call me... Jim." And while <I>Blazing Saddles</I> is deliriously funny, most people call it deliriously funnier, thanks to this special, extras-packed 30th-Anniversary Edition.<br><br> Filmmaker, star and paddle-ball wiz Mel Brooks goes way out West and way out of his mind with a spiffy spoof set in an 1874 Old West where 1974 Hollywood is just one soundstage away - and where nonstop fun blasts prejudices to the high comedy heavens. Cleavon Little, Gene Wilder, Slim Pickens, Harvey Korman, Madeline Kahn and more join for horseplay and horselaughs, making <I>Blazing Saddles</I> the #6 choice among the American Film Institute's Top-100 Comedies. Give these out to the boys in lieu of pay. And enjoy.
Blue Collar Comedy Tour: The Movie 455 2003 Comedy; Documentary The comedic stylings of four sort-of famous funnymen are brought to the big screen courtesy of this 2002 documentary. <a href="/rg/title-tease/trailers/title/tt0330069/trailers">(view trailer)</a>
Blues Brothers, The 520 1980 Comedy <i>The Blues Brothers 25th Anniversary Edition</i> comes to DVD with the never-before-released Theatrical Version hit, the Director's Cut and all-new bonus material!<br><br> Comedy icons <b>John Belushi</b> and <b>Dan Aykroyd</b> star in the outrageously funny musical comedy about Jake and Elwood Blues, two brothers searching for redemption with no money but a briefcase full of soul. Hit the road with musical performances by blues legends <b>Ray Charles, James Brown, Aretha Franklin</b> and <b>Cab Calloway</b> in this action-packed spectacular from acclaimed director <b>John Landis</b>.
Boat Trip 429 2002 Comedy Two straight men mistakenly end up on a "gays only" cruise.
Bob the Butler 1147 2005 Comedy Tom Green stars as a bumbling buffoon, who lands at Butling after working his way through all other 'A' and 'B' jobs.
Bottle Rocket 672 1996 Adventure; Comedy; Crime; Drama; Romance <i>They're not really criminals. But everybody's got to have a dream/</i><br /><br /> An offbeat crime caper that turns convention on its head, Bottle Rocket is "the sort of endearingly oddball project that will be remembered for years to come...for the formidable talent it introduces to the world" (Michael Medved, New York Post).<br><br> Newcomer Owen Wilson, in a star-making performance, co-wrote the screenplay about three best friends who attempt to escape their suburban boredom through a life of crime. But these bickering, bumbling thieves are no match for the e local 'godfather' (James Caan) who leads them into the biggest heist of their careers.
Brazil 906 1985 Comedy; Drama; Fantasy; Sci-Fi Gathering footage from both the European and American versions, Director Terry Gilliam has assembled the ultimate 142-minute cut of his most celebrated film. Criterion is proud to present its landmark special edition of Brazil in an exclusive three-disc set.<br> DISC ONE: The restored windscreen transfer of the film with a remastered Dolby Surround soundtrack and Gilliam's shot-by-shot commentary.<br> DISC TWO: A treasure-trove of Braziliana: the 30-minute on-set documentary What is Brazil?, Criterions original expose The Battle of Brazil: A video History reassembles the players in the battle over the film's U.S. release; plus, hundreds of storyboards, drawings, and publicity and production stills; rare raw and behind-the-scenes footage; exclusive video interviews with the production team; and the original theatrical trailer.<br> DISC THREE: The 94-minute "Love Conquers All" version of Brazil, with all the changes Gilliam refused to make and an audio essay by journalist David Morgan.
Breakfast On Pluto 1188 2005 Comedy; Drama <i>Same World, Different Planet!</i><br /><br /> Set in the 1970s amidst the eruption of British-Irish conflicts, <i>Breakfast On Pluto</i> is an "enchanting, poignant, picaresque" (Michael Koresky, Interview Magazine) film from Oscar®-winning director Neil Jordan (1993, The Crying Game, Best Writing; The End of an Affair) that stars 2006 Golden Globe®-nominee Cilian Murphy (Batman Begins) and Oscar®-nominee Liam Neeson (1993 Best Actor, Schindler's List).<br><br> Patrick "Kitten" Braden (Murphy) is abandoned as a baby and left on the doorstep of Father Bernard (Neeson). From a very young age, Patrick realizes he is different from the other boys but steadfastly refuses to change. When he grows up, Patrick decides to go in search of his real mother, who now lives in London. Thus begins a touching and funny journey that will lead him to the most unexpected place of all.<br><br> "Neil Jordan's colorful yarn...a wonderful roiling comedy...celebrates the power of the imagination" (Stephen Holden, The New York Times).
The Break-Up 1281 2006 Comedy; Drama; Romance After Brooke (Aniston) calls it quits with her boyfriend Gary (Vaughn), neither person is willing to move out of the condo they share. Taking the advice of their repsective friends and confidants (and a few total strangers), they both engage in mental warfare designed to force the other person to flee the premises -- until they both realize they might be fighting to keep their relationship alive. <a href="/rg/title-tease/trailers/title/tt0452594/trailers">(view trailer)</a>
Bride Of Chucky 1286 1998 Comedy; Horror; Thriller <i>Chucky Gets Lucky</i><br /><br /> For ten years, the tortured soul of serial killer Charles Lee Ray has been imprisoned inside a child's doll. "Chucky" is reborn when his old flame, Tiffany rescues his battered doll parts from a police impound. But Chucky wants his new playmate cut down to size, so he transforms his blushing bride into a stunning little terror. Chucky and Tiffany can't wait to start their own homicidal honeymoon. When this demonic duo hits the road and hooks up with a pair of unsuspecting newlyweds, they leave a trail of murder and mayhem behind them. Chucky's back!
Bridget Jones's Diary 474 2001 Comedy; Drama; Romance <i>Uncensored. Uninhibited. Unmarried.</i><br /><br /> This hilarious romantic comedy is the story of Bridget Jones (Renee Zellweger), a 32 year old "singleton" who decides to take control of her life by keeping a diary. With a taste for adventure and an opinion on every subject -- from her circle of friends, to men, food, sex and everything in between -- she's decided to turn the page on a whole new life. Despite her efforts to get her act together, she finds herself caught between two men -- Daniel Cleaver (Hugh Grant), a man who's too good to be true, and Marc Darcy (Colin Firth), a man who's so wrong for her, he could be just right!
Bring It On All Or Nothing 1472 2006 Comedy Get ready for fun, attitude and excitement in this all-new comedy! When popular Britney Allen (Hayden Panettiere) moves from posh Pacific Vista to working class Crenshaw Heights, her life goes from cheer-topia to cheer-tastrophe. Britney finds herself at odds with her new classmates, especially head cheerleader Camille (Solange Knowles-Smith). But when she wins a spot on the cheer squad and faces her former team in a cross-town cheer-off to star in music sensation Rihanna's upcoming video, only one team can "bring it" and earn a place in cheer history!
Broken Flowers 1055 2005 Drama <i>"Funny, Tender and Generous." -- A.O. Scott, The New York Times</i><br><br> Bill Murray (<i>Lost in Translation</i>) stars in the comedic story of an aging Don Juan who hits the road on a revealing and humorous cross-country journey. When a mysterious pink letter informs Don Johnston (Murray) that he may have a 19-year-old son, he visits four former lovers, where he comes face to face with the errors of his past and the possibilities of the future. From acclaimed director Jim Jarmusch and co-starring Sharon Stone, Frances Conroy, Jessica Lange, Tilda Swinton, and Jeffrey Wright, <i>Broken Flowers</i> is the highly original comedy that Peter Travers of <i>Rolling Stone</i> says is "filled with wonderful mischief" and "brings out the best in Bill Murray."
Bruce Almighty 1322 2003 Comedy; Fantasy; Romance <i>"Wildly Funny." - Gene Shalit, Today Show</i><br /><br /> Comic genius Jim Carrey stars with Jennifer Aniston and Morgan Freeman in the entertaining comedy hit of the year that critics are applauding as a "laugh a minute" (Jim Ferguson, FOX-TV). Bruce Nolan (Carrey) is a TV reporter who believes the entire universe is stacked against him. In a life-altering encounter, the Big Guy Upstairs (Freeman) endows Bruce with all of His divine powers and challenges Bruce to take on the big job to see if he can do it any better. <I>Bruce Almighty</I> is the wildly funny comedy featuring "Jim Carrey at his best!" (Leonard Maltin, <I>Hot Ticket</I>)
Bruiser 1300 2001 Comedy <i>Meet the new face of terror.</i><br /><br /> All his life Henry has been a nice guy. The man who lives to turn the other cheek. But things are about to change. Betrayed by an unfaithful wife, belittled by an overbearing boss and cheated out of a fortune by his best friend. Henry has been pushed to the edge of sanity. Stripped of everything including his identity, Henry wakes into a nightmare world where he has been left without a face. In a bloody rampage of revenge, Henry sets out to destroy those who have betrayed him. Written and directed by horror legend George Romero, comes Bruiser… the blood curdling tale of how far a normal man would go to regain what others have taken.
Bubble Boy 442 2001 Adventure; Comedy; Romance "Bubble Boy" is a comedy about a young man who was born without an immune system and has lived his life within a plastic bubble in his bedroom...
Buffalo '66 1408 1998 Comedy; Drama; Romance <i>"Comically surreal. Touching and hilarious! Imaginative and provocative." - Premiere Magazine</i><br /><br /> C.I.A. agent, Billy Brown (Vincent Gallo), brings his wife home to meet his absurdly dysfunctional family. Only Billy's not really in the C.I.A., and his "wife," Layla (Christina Ricci), is actually a young tap dancer he just kidnapped to impress his ridiculous and unloving parents (Anjelica Huston, Ben Gazzara). In reality, Billy's whole life is an empty lie. He's fresh out of prison and now on a deadly mission to hunt down and kill the Buffalo Bills kicker whose botched field goal he believes ruined his life. However, Billy's new hostage may ruin everything. Their crazy attachment blossoms into a desperate and oddly beautiful romance that may or may not be a sweet enough substitute for revenge. Vincent Gallo composed and performed the original music and also wrote, directed and stars in the film that The New York Times calls a deadpan original.
Bull Durham 901 1988 Comedy; Drama; Romance; Sport Baseball season gets off to a rocky start when the Durham Bulls' new catcher, "Crash" Davis (Kevin Costner), punches out the cocky young pitcher, "Nuke" LaLoosh (Tim Robbins), he's just been hired to train. Then sexy Annie Savoy (Susan Sarandon) informs both men that each season she chooses one player to share her bed - and Nuke and Crash are this year's "draft picks." After Crash passes on the offer, Nuke eagerly enlists as Annie's summer fling… until Crash jealously takes over and convinces Nuke that sex with Annie will jinx the Bulls' newfound winning streak!<br><Br> Costner "strikes sparks" (Time) and Sarandon "gives one of the juiciest performances in all of American comedy" (<I>Rolling Stone</I>) in this "treasure of a movie" (Roger Ebert) about America's <I>other</I> favorite pastime!
Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid 765 1969 Adventure; Comedy; Western One of the most popular screen westerns ever made, this Academy Award winning classic blends adventure, romance and comedy to tell the true story of the West's most likeable outlaws. No one is quicker than Butch Cassidy (Paul Newman) when it comes to get rich quick schemes, and his sidekick Sundance (Robert Redford) is a wizard with a gun. When these two bungling bank and train robbers tire of running from the law, they set out for Bolivia with Sundance's girlfriend (Katharine Ross). Though they can barely speak enough Spanish to communicate 'This is a stick-up', that's only a minor detail to the two nicest "bad-guys" who ever rode the West.
Cable Guy, The 657 1996 Comedy <i>For Steven Kovacs, the price of cable is about to go up.</i><br /><br /> Jim Carrey is Chip Douglas, cable intaller. Raised on television sitcoms, he want life to look just like <I> My Three Sons</I>. And when he meets single guy Steven Kovacs (Matthew Broderick), he sees his chance for some serious male bonding. But Chip's idea of friendship-which includes physical assalt, a game of 'Porno Password' and a medieval joust-may be hazardous to Steven's health. In Chip's own immortal words, "I can be your best friend...or your worst enemy."
Caddyshack 558 1980 Comedy <i>The snobs against the slobs</i><br /><br /> Greenskeeper Carl Spackler (Bill Murray) is about to start World War III - against a gopher. Pompous Judge Smails (Ted Knight) plays to win, but his nubile niece, Lacey Underall (Cindy Morgan), wants to score her own way. Playboy Ty Webb (Chevy Chase) shoots perfect golf by becoming the ball. And country club loudmouth Al Czervik (Rodney Dangerfield) just doubled a $20,000 bet on a 10-foot putt. Insanity? No. <I>Caddyshack</I>.<br><br> Chevy Chase, Rodney Dangerfield, Bill Murray and Ted Knight tee off for a side-splitting round of fairway foolishness that does for golf what <I>National Lampoon's Animal House</I> did for fraternities and <I>Police Academy</I> did for law enforcement. With hitmaker Harold Ramis (<I>National Lampoon's Vacation, Analyze This</I>) in the director's chair, the virtuoso comic skills of all four blend into a riotous hole-in-one for comedy fans. In <I>Caddyshack</I>, the term "golf nut" takes on a deranged double meaning -- and nonstop laughter is par for the course!
The Cannonball Run 448 1981 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Romance A wide variety of eccentric competitors participate in a wild and illegal cross-country car race.
Cannonball Run II 449 1984 Action; Comedy The original characters from the first Cannonball movie race across the country once more in various cars and trucks.
Carpool Guy 1168 2005 Comedy <i>Sometimes, Life Is A Trip.</i><br /><br /> Rick Hearst stars as Joel Goodman, an advertising executive determined to excel in his marriage and career. When his workaholic colleague unexpectedly passes away, Joel and his friend Tom (Sean Kanan) are forced to battle it out for the promotion and coveted corner office. Convinced that his daily crawl in Los Angeles traffic is taking a toll on his career, Joel decides to pay a homeless man (Anthony Geary) to sit in the passenger seat of his car so he can use the carpool lane. After a rocky start, Joel and the "Carpool Guy" form an unexpected bond and learn that changing lanes can change your life. The star-studded cast includes Jeanne Cooper as Joel's feisty employer, director Corbin Bernsen as Michael Lundsford, a mamma's boy who turns out to be a mamma's worst nightmare, Kristoff St. John as Joel's gay arch nemesis, and Lauralee Bell who shines as Joel's free spirited wife, Hope. Patrika Darbo, Lesli Kay, Sharon Case and others make <i>Carpool Guy</i> one wild journey on the highway of life!
Cars 1262 2006 Animation; Comedy; Family; Fantasy; Sport Cars Is the saga of Lightning McQueen, a hot-shot animated stock-car voiced by actor Owen Wilson. In route to a big race, the cocky McQueen gets waylaid in Radiator Springs, where he finds the true meaning of friendship and family.
Casanova 1138 2005 Adventure; Comedy; Drama; Romance Heath Ledger plays the fabled romantic as a man who, after failing to win the affection of a particular Venetian woman, strives to discover the real meaning of love. <a href="/rg/title-tease/trailers/title/tt0402894/trailers">(view trailer)</a>
Casino Royale 192 1967 Comedy <i>"A spoof to end all spoofs!" - Detroit Free Press</i><br><br> Welcome to <I>Casino Royale</I>, the ultimate psychedelic secret agent satire! Packed with girls, guns and gags galore, this "very funny picture" (<I>The New Yorker</I>) delivers "laughs all the way" (<I>Cue</I>)! Starring Peter Sellers, Ursula Andress, David Niven, Joanna Pettet, Orson Welles, Daliah Lavi, Woody Allen, Deborah Kerr, William Holden, and others, and with an original score from Oscar winner Burt Bacharach, this groovy spy movie is "even farther out" (<I>L.A. Herald Examiner</I>) than all other spoofs combined.<br><br> British intelligence is waning… in every possible way! When the diabolical SMERSH begins killing off Her Majesty's Secret Service, super-agent James Bond (Niven) recruits six more "James Bonds" to confuse and conquer their enemies. But it won't be easy, they'll have to face an army of irresistibly sexy female operatives, exploding robotic fowl, parachuting Indians and a germ that makes all women beautiful… but kills all men over 4'6"!
Catch Me If You Can 915 2002 Biography; Comedy; Crime; Drama <i>"Supremely entertaining." -Stephen Holden, The New York Times</i><br /><br /> Inspired by the extraordinary true story of a brilliant young master of deception and the FBI agent hot on his trail, <i>Catch Me If You Can</i> stars Oscar nominee Leonardo DiCaprio and two-time Academy Award winner Tom Hanks in one of the year's most acclaimed hits! <BR><BR> From three-time Oscar winning director Steven Spielberg, <i>Catch Me If You Can</i> follows Frank W. Abagnale, Jr. as he successfully passes himself off as a pilot, a lawyer and a doctor-all before his 21st birthday! Joel Siegel of <i>Good Morning America</i> declares, "Movies don't get much more fun than this!" while <i>The Associated Press</i> hails this incredible tale as "the most flat-out-fun movie of the year!"
Cat's Eye 1360 1985 Comedy; Horror; Thriller A wandering supernatural feline's adventures provide the linking story for Stephen King's <I>Cat's Eye</I>, a dead on trilogy scripted by King and directed by Lewis Teague (<I>Cujo, The Jewel of the Nile</I>). First up: the staff at Quitters Inc. promises to help nicotine fiend Dick Morrison (James Woods) kick the habit. If not, someone in Morrison's household might get smoked… because QI is run by a very persuasive mob family. Next comes a cliffhanger. Or a ledgehanger. Either way, a luckless gambler (Robert Hays) is forced into a bet involving a stroll around the building- on the five inch ledge encircling the 30th floor. Finally, our wayfarer kitty rescues a schoolgirl (young Drew Barrymore) from a vile, doll sized troll. Meowvelous!
CB4 1493 1993 Comedy; Music <i>Sex, Rhymes and Keepin' It Real!</i><br /><br /> Comedy superstar Chris Rock (<I>Lethal Weapon 4, New Jack City, Saturday Night Live</I>) stars in <I>CB4</I>, an off the hook, hilarious look at the world of Gangsta Rap.<br><br> Rock plays Albert, a.k.a. MC Gusto, the leader of the hot new rap group <I>CB4</I> (short for "Cell Block 4"). The trio of <I>CB4</I> - MC Gusto, Stab Master Arson (Deezer D) and Dead Mike (Allen Payne), are living large as their hardcore albums blow up the charts. Their rise to fame takes an unfortunate turn when they're caught up as subjects of a documentary by corny filmmaker A. White (Chris Elliott) and victims of a political campaign by Republican Virgil Robinson (Phil Hartman). And when the reality hits the streets that these cats are just three middle class kids posing as ex-con thugs, their world of money, power, and respect takes a beat down in the most embarrassing and ludicrous ways.<Br><br> This outrageous "rapumentary" is packed with cameos by real O.G. rap legends like Ice-T, Flavor Flav, and Easy E, and studded with special guest appearances by Tommy Davidson, Halle Berry and Shaquille O'Neal. <I>CB4</I> is a hysterical stroll through the streets of hard core hip hop.
Chappelle's Show Season 3 Uncensored 930 2006 Comedy <i>Chappelle's Show is back!...Sort of.</i><br /><br /> The long-awaited lost episodes are finally here. With the success of the first two seasons, Dave finally gets to meet Show Business, spend some time in his new crib, and show what happens when Lil' Jon goes Hollywood. Outrageous, intelligent, and provocative, <i>Chappelle's Show - The Lost Episodes</i> proves that Dave Chappelle is now and forever one of the funniest, most boundary-pushing comedians ever to appear on television.
Chappelle's Show Season One Uncensored 928 2003 Comedy <i>Comedy Central Presents</i><br /><br /> Welcome to this thing we call <i>Chappelle's Show</i>. Comedian Dave Chappelle takes his street-smart brand of comedy to another level in <i>Chappelle's Show: Season One Uncensored</i> DVD Boxed set. Chappelle's hilarious and defiant point-of-view brought to bear in these twelve outrageous episodes consisting of sketches, pop culture parodies and live musical performances.
Chappelle's Show Season Two Uncensored 929 2004 Comedy <i>Comedy Central Presents</i><br /><br /> Your favorite episodes from <i>Chappelle's Show</i> Second Season are now available in this uncensored box set. From the Racial Draft to Black Bush, and everything in between. Rick James, Charlie Murphy and Wayne Brady join Dave Chappelle for some of the most intelligent and daring comedy to ever hit television. Performances by musical guests like <b>Snoop Dogg</b>, <b>Erykah Badu</b> and <b>Wyclef Jean</b> help prove why Dave Chappelle is one of the biggest cultural phenomena of the 21st century. (So far.)
Charlie's Angels 1449 2000 Action; Comedy; Adventure Adventure has never been more beautiful than <I>Charlie's Angels</I>! Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore and Lucy Liu star as the captivating crime-fighting trio who are masters of disguise, espionage and marital arts. When a devious mastermind embroils them in a plot to destroy individual privacy, the Angels are on the spot with their brains, brawn and high-tech toys. Aided by their loyal sidekick Bosley (Bill Murray), the girls are about to bring down the bad guys when a terrible secret is revealed that makes the Angels a target of assassination. Now, it's a matter of life or death as the stunningly smart detectives use their state-of-the-art skills to kick evil's butt in this sexy, high-octane comedy!
Charlie's Angels 1450 2000 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Crime <i>Charlie's Angels 2-Pack!</i><br /><br /> <b>Charlie's Angels (Superbit Deluxe)</b> <Br> The Superbit Collection sets a new benchmark in high resolution DVD picture and sound, creating the ultimate in home entertainment. <BR><BR> Superbit Deluxe. Always pure performance and now pure entertainment. Disc One contains the Superbit version of <i>Charlie's Angels</i>. Disc two features all the Special Features. Now you have it all! <BR><BR> Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore and Lucy Liu star as the captivating crime-fighting trio who are masters of disguise, espionage and martial arts. When a devious mastermind embroils them in a plot to destroy individual privacy the Angels, aided by their loyal sidekick Bosley (Bill Murray), set out to bring down the bad guys. But when a terrible secret is revealed it makes the Angles targets for assassination. <Br><BR> <b>Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle</b> <bR> Sexy Angels (Cameraon Diaz, Drew Barrymore and Lucy Liu) are back to go head-to-head with Angel-Gone-Bad (Demi Moore)!
Cheaper By The Dozen 485 2003 Comedy <i>"Two Thumbs Up!" - Ebert and Roeper</i><br /><br /> This special Baker's Dozen Edition of <i>Cheaper By The Dozen</i> has so many fun-filled extras as the Bakers have kids - and then some! We've included 13 all-new, never-before-seen special features, including an exclusive sneak peak at <i>Cheaper By The Dozen 2!</i><br><br> Comedy superstar Steve Martin pairs up with Bonnie Hunt in this hilarious family comedy about two loving parents trying to manage careers and a household amid the chaos of raising twelve rambunctious kids.
Cheaper By The Dozen 2 486 2005 Comedy Steve Martin is funnier than ever in this hilarious sequel! Tom Baker (Martin) and wife Kate (Bonnie Hunt) bring their clan together for a memorable summer getaway. But their dream vacation turns into an outrageous competition with the overachieving, overzealous family of Tom's longtime rival, Jimmy Murtaugh (Eugene Levy). Featuring the original Baker kids, including Hilary Duff, Tom Welling and Piper Perabo, this super-sized comedy is fun for the whole family!
Cheech & Chong Still Smokin' 383 1983 Comedy Their most outrageous film since <I>Up In Smoke</I>, Cheech and Chong are <I>Still Smokin</I>. It's Cheech and Chong at their wildest, craziest, most medicated, doing all those zonked-out characters and hilarious routines that put hem where they are today -- out of the country. It's a Cheech and Chong fan's ultimate pipe dream…and if you're no already a convert, Ralph and Herbie will make you one by the end of the DVD.
Cheech & Chong's Nice Dreams 382 1981 Comedy <i>The High Life Never Tasted So Good!</i><br><br> <I>Nice Dreams</I> -- it rhymes with ice creams. And that's what Cheech and Chong are selling in this thoroughly wacky comedy. The outrageous, permanently spaced-out duo sells enough of their "specially mixed" ice cream to take the cash and realize their fondest dreams: new guitars, islands in the sun and beautiful women. But, of course, not everything goes as planned. While celebrating their wealth in a new wave Chinese restaurant, Cheech meets his long-lost love Donna (Evelyn Guerrero), and promptly escorts her to her posh penthouse. He soon learns, however, that Donna's boyfriend, an ex-con named Animal (Michael Masters) is on his way to her boudoir. Meanwhile, Chong has unwittingly exchanged all their money for a worthless bank check -- and the only way to get it back is to escape into a nearby insane asylum.
Cheech & Chong's The Corsican Brothers 381 1984 Comedy <i>They saw Paris. They saw France. They saw the Queen in her underpants.</i><br><br> Cheech and Chong trade in their bongs for swords as they take on history in this outrageous and "hilarious" (<I>Los Angeles Times</I>) re-telling of Alexandre Dumas' 19th century adventure epic. "Very much in their raucous style" (<I>Variety</I>) and filled "with zany lyricism" (<I>Los Angeles Times</I>). <I>The Corsican Brothers</I> stars Cheech Marin and Thomas Chong (<I>Up In Smoke</I>) as separated twin brothers who join forces during the French Revolution to defeat an evil and sadistic royal advisor!<br><Br> It took them 30 years to reunite - and no time at all to get into trouble. When the Corsican Brothers are caught in the backwoods of France holding a maniacal aristocrat's most prized possession- his pink poodle - they are sentenced to the guillotine for their crime! But using a hard-as-a-rock baguette as a club, the imaginative brothers escape their foe. Now seen as local heroes, they unwittingly become leaders in a resistance to take down their sado-masochistic enemy… and ignite fires of the French Revolution!
Cheech & Chong's Things Are Tough All Over 384 1982 Comedy <i>The Original HIGH Rollers Hit The Strip!</i><br><br> Cheech & Chong are at it again! But this is the first time they've appeared on the screen in dual roles. Tommy Chong plays the maniacal Prince Habib, as we as the famous spaced-out wanderer. Richard "Cheech" Marin is Habib's wily brother Mr. Slyman, in addition to his usual role. Everybody has problems these days, and Cheech and Chong are no exception. They're hired by Slyman and Habib to drive a limousine to Las Vegas, with $5 million secretly stashed in the front seat. In order to get there, the pair sell off the car piece by piece, including the seven-figure front seat. Cheech and Chong then have a much bigger problem - Slyman and Habib are after them, swearing to kill them, after the appropriate torture.
Cheech & Chong's Up In Smoke 385 1978 Comedy There's nothing straight about this movie. But here's the dope anyway: Cheech and Chong make their film debut in this riotous rock 'n' roll comedy, bringing with them the same madness, lifestyles and sketches that sold over 10 million records in the early '70s. Cheech and Chong's marijuana-laced humor keeps their spirits high and leads them to an outrageous finale at L.A.'s Roxy Theater, where Cheech performs in a pink tutu and Chong dresses as a large red quaalude. It will make you feel very funny.
Cheech & Chong's Yellowbeard 658 1983 Comedy Yellowbeard, a pirate's pirate, is allowed to escape from prison to lead the authorities to his treasure...
Child's Play 1283 1988 Comedy; Horror <i>"Excellent Special Effects! It Packs A Wallop!"</i><br /><br /> The "chills come thick and fast" (Los Angeles Times) as voodoo and terror meet within an innocent-looking doll inhabited by the soul of a serial killer who isn't ready to die. From the director of Fright Night comes a "clever, playful" and stylish thriller with "excellent special effects" and heart-pounding suspense guaranteed to scare!<br><br> After 6-year-old Andy Barclay's (Alex Vincent) babysitter is violently pushed out of a window to her death, nobody believes him when he says that "Chucky", his new birthday doll, did it! Until things start going terribly wrong…dead wrong. And when an ensuing rampage of gruesome murders lead a detective (Chris Sarandon) back to the same toy, he discovers that the real terror has just begun…the deranged doll has plans to transfer his evil spirit into a living human being - young Andy!
Child's Play 2 1284 1990 Comedy; Horror Chucky's back! The notorious killer doll with the satanic smile comes back to life in this new chapter depicting the terrifying struggle between young Andy Barclay and the demonic doll attempting to possess his soul.<br> Despite being roasted to a crisp in his last escapade, Chucky rises from the ashes after being reconstructed by a toy factory to dispel the negative publicity surrounding the doll<br> Back in one piece, Chucky tracks his prey to a foster home where the chase begins again in this fiendishly clever sequel to the enormously popular original.
Child's Play 3 1285 1991 Comedy; Horror <i>There comes a time to put away childhood things. But some things won't stay put.</i><br /><br /> One of filmdom's most notorious killers is back to wreak more mayhem as Chucky continues his quest to possess the body of a human child. <Br><BR> Eight years after seemingly destroying the killer doll, Andy Barclay (Justin Whalin) turns 16 and is placed in a military school. Meanwhile, the greedy president of Play Pals Toy Company decides to resurrect the popular Good Guy doll line, confident that all the bad publicity is forgotten. As the assembly line recreates the first doll from a mass of melted plastic, the spirit of Chucky returns to renew his quest and seek revenge on Andy. <BR><BR> Once again it's up to Andy to stop the unrelenting killer in this fast-paced thriller.
Chris Rock Bigger And Blacker 790 1999 Comedy <i>"The Funniest Man In America." - Time</i><br><br> Following the Emmy® winning success of <i>Bring The Pain</i>, feature film stardom in movies like <i>Lethal Weapon 4</i> and coast-to-coast acclaim for his hit TV series "The Chris Rock Show" a 1999 Emmy Award®-winner, America's hottest comic Chris Rock keeps it real, loose and live from the Apollo Theatre in New York with<I> Chris Rock: Bigger & Blacker.</I><br><Br> It's "a wickedly original, brutally honest hour of sheer observational brilliance" said Variety. "This is rapid-fire, intelligent stand-up of the highest order. Forget bigger or blacker - Chris Rock is simply the better" said Rolling Stone.<br><br> Be there, front and center, as Chris Rock takes on fidelity - "A man is basically as faithful as his options"; racism - "The most racist people in the world? Old black men!"; deception - "Men lie so much, it's damn near a language" - and much, much more.<br><br> It's a night of high speed hilarity with Chris Rock fueled, unfettered and at his finest. He's hotter than ever and ready to make the house Rock's!
City Of Rott 1490 2006 Animation; Action; Adventure; Comedy; Horror Coming Soon!
Cloud 9 1117 2005 Comedy <i>Beach Volleyball Just Got Hotter</i><br><br> Superstars Burt Reynolds and D.L. Hughley are hilarious in the funniest sports comedy since <i>Dodgeball</i>! <Br><Br> When perpetual loser Billy Cole (Reynolds) eats lunch at super-sexy strip club Cloud 9, it's not for the show - it's for the free buffet! But he scores big by forming the world's sexiest beach volleyball team - with the strippers! As the girls' popularity swells, though, they want to seduce crowds with their abilities, not their bods.<br><br> Eventually Billy agrees that the babes deserve a shot at glory - and respect - in this side-splitting, sports romp that also stars Paul Rodriguez, supermodel Angie Everhart, former Miss USA Kenya Moore and volleyball star Gabrielle Reece.
Coming To America 209 1988 Comedy Eddie Murphy is The Box Office King Of Comedy. And in Coming To America, Murphy is also the Prince of Comedy - a very wealthy and pampered African prince who comes to America in search of a bride. Accompanied by his closest companion, Murphy quickly finds a job, new friends, new digs, new enemies - and lots of trouble. Keep an eye out for both Murphy and Hall in some unforgettable cameo roles!
Confessions Of A Dangerous Mind 118 2002 Biography; Comedy; Thriller <i>In the cool, witty style of Ocean's Eleven!</i><br><br> George Clooney (<i>Ocean's Eleven</i>), Drew Barrymore (<i>Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle</i>) and Sam Rockwell (<i>The Green Mile</i>) star in the comedy thriller that poses an irresistible question: what would happen if a wildly successful TV producer was also a top-secret CIA assassin? While a maverick creator of America's favorite game shows gains notoriety for his smash television hits, he is also drawn into a shadowy world of danger as a covert government operative! But soon his life begins to spiral out of control-both of them! Directed by George Clooney and based on Chuck Barris' cult-classic autobiography, this entertaining hit delivers comedy to keep you laughing...and intrigue to keep you guessing!
Conversations with Other Women 1203 2005 Comedy; Drama; Romance When a man (Aaron Eckhart) and a woman (Helena Bonham Carter) flirt with each other at a wedding reception, the sexual tension seems spontaneous. As they break from the party to a hotel room, the flirtation turns into a night filled with passion and remorse. <a href="/rg/title-tease/trailers/title/tt0435623/trailers">(view trailer)</a>
Convoy 685 2003 Action; Comedy; Drama <i>Pacific Family Entertainment</i><br><br> Trucker Kris Kristofferson, in pursuance of a feud with Sheriff Ernest Borgnine, unites scores of his fellow drivers via CB radio. they form a gigantic mile-long convoy which speeds along the Arizona highways toward the freedom of the Mexican border. <BR><BR> Kristofferson and his new girlfriend, freelance photographer Ali MacGraw, press on with their attendant police helicopters, brushing aside police barriers and the occasional school bus, wayside home, or truckers' cafe. <BR><BR> The convoy drives headlong toward the Sheriff and his force from the National Guard. The result is explosions and turned over trailers in a showdown blast. One of the all-time crash scenes make for thrilling action and adventure.
Cookout, The 836 2004 Comedy Todd Anderson's life changes overnight when he signs a $30 million contract with the NBA. Determined not to forget where he's from, he throws a cookout for his family and friends from the hood, in his new neighborhood. As old and new friends arrive, a series of mix-ups occur-and things are about to get wild!
Cool Hand Luke 282 1967 Comedy; Crime; Drama His crime: nonconformity. His sentence: the chain gang. Paul Newman plays one of his best-loved roles as Cool Hand Luke, the loner who won't--or can't--comform to the arbitrary rules of his captivity.
Cool Runnings 339 1993 Comedy You'll love <I>Cool Runnings</I> - the outrageously funny comedy hit inspired by the true story of Jamaica's first Olympic bobsled team. They were four unlikely athletes with one impossible dream. Now, with the help of an ex-champion as their coach, four Jamaicans leave their sunny tropical island home and enter the chilly Winter Olympics to compete for the gold in a sport they know nothing about - bobsled racing!<br> Finding the courage in each other to give it their all, they meet the challenge, and soon become heroes - taking the whole world along for the ride! You'll be cheering long and loud for this unlikely team in this feel-good comedy hit!
Corky Romano 456 2001 Comedy; Crime The loser son of a Mafia honcho must go undercover for the FBI.
Coyote Ugly 197 2000 Comedy <i>Tonight, they're calling the shots.</i><br><br> From hit-making producer Jerry Bruckheimer (<I>Gone In 60 Seconds, Armageddon</I>) comes <I>Coyote Ugly</I>, the intoxicating sexy comedy starring an unbeatable cast of hot, new stars including Piper Perabo (<I>Rocky And Bullwinkle</I>) and Maria Bello (<I>Payback</I>). Moving to New York to pursue her dream of becoming a famous songwriter, Violet Sanford (Perabo) finds herself desperate and broke. Through a twist of fate, the shy, innocent Violet lands a job as one of the barmaids at the hottest nightclub in town -- the down and dirty, wild and fun Coyote Ugly. Pouring drinks and overflowing with attitude, the "Coyotes" spend more time on top of the bar than behind it, tantalizing the standing-room-only crowd with their outrageous antics! It's one wild adventure for a small-town girl chasing her dream in the big city.
Crimes of the Future 1328 1970 Comedy; Sci-Fi A journalist, intriguingly named Adrian Tripod, investigates the deaths of nearly all adult women on Earth...
Crimewave 5 1985 Comedy; Crime A pair of whacked-out cartoon-like exterminator/hitmen kill the owner of a burglar-alarm company, and stalk the partner who hired them...
Criminal 734 2004 Comedy; Crime; Drama <i>By the time you figure it out... you've been had.</i><br><br> Think of them as working men who work the angles. Rodrigo is the rookie. Richard is the mentor who knows crime like a book. But a new book is about to be written.<bR><bR> John C. Reilly, Diego Luna and Maggie Gyllenhaal navigate the con-or-be-conned world of the L.A. grift in a clever caper directed by Gregory Jacobs and produced by Jacobs, George Clooney and Steven Soderbergh. A $750,000 one-night score awaits Richard and Rodrigo if they can flimflam an antique-currency collector (Peter Mullan) - a ruse soon packed with more twists than a box of pretzels. For suspense, surprise and a wow ending, catch this <i>Criminal!</i>
Cruel World 1246 2005 Comedy; Drama; Horror; Thriller Coming soon!
D.E.B.S. 846 2005 Action; Comedy; Romance <i>Evil Is So Totally Busted</i><br><br> Sultry crime boss Lucy Diamond (Jordana Brewster, <i>The Fast And The Furious</i>) is back in the states and the D.E.B.S. - an elite team of paramilitary college co-ed super spies - are hot on her trail. But when their top agent, gorgeous Amy Bradshaw (Sara Foster, <i>The Big Bounce</i>), mysteriously disappears after coming face to face with the attractive young villainess, the D.E.B.S. begin a full-scale search for Lucy's secret lair, never suspecting that Amy may not want to be rescued after all, in this smart and sexy spy spoof.
Daltry Calhoun 1069 2005 Comedy <i>From Executive Producer Quentin Tarantino ... </i><br><br> This quirky and heartwarming comedy stars Johnny Knoxville (<i>The Dukes Of Hazzard</i>) and Juliette Lewis (<i>Cold Creek Manor, Starsky & Hutch</i>) in a hilarious cast! Daltry Calhoun (Knoxville) is a wildly eccentric dreamer whose grass seed business has helped build up tiny Ducktown, Tennessee. But just as this local hero gets rolling on his riskiest and most grandiose plan ever, Daltry's past catches up with him in the form of a precocious teenage daughter (Sophie Traub) he's never known! Also starring David Koechner (<i>The Dukes Of Hazzard</i>) and Elizabeth Banks (<i>Seabiscuit</i>).
Date Movie 1195 2006 Comedy; Romance <i>From 2 Of The 6 Writers Of Scary Movie</i><br /><br /> Bring home the unrated DVD that lets you go all the way on the first date! With outrageous extras and footage not shown in theaters, here's the ruder, cruder version of the no-holds-barred comedy from two of the six twisted minds behind <i>Scary Movie</i>. <br><br> Julia Jones (Alyson Hannigan from the <i>American Pie</i> series) is looking for love in all the wrong movies, until she snags the man of her dreams! But now, a devious ex, a farting feline and eccentric in-laws threaten her perfect Hollywood wedding!
Dave Chappelle - For What It's Worth 931 2004 Comedy <i>Uncensored and Unrated</i><br /><br /> Comedian <b>Dave Chappelle</b> does what he does best in this outrageous and hilarious standup performance, which allows him to push the envelope far beyond what he does on his TV show. Taped in San Francisco at the famed Filmore, Chappelle lets loose on such topics as black celebrities, what it's like to have raunchy fans of his TV show approach him while he's trying to enjoy Disneyland with his kids, Michael Jackson, Kobe Bryant...and crackheads , of course.<Br><Br> It's comedy Chappelle-style and, for what it's worth, no one is safe form his barbs. But you already knew that!
Dave Chappelle - Killin' Them Softly 932 2003 Comedy <i>Killin' Them Softly</i><br /><br /> Dave Chappelle is a successful comedian, screenwriter, and actor. Chappelle's laid-back yet socially attuned style of comedy has made him a favorite among all ages and races. As an actor he's appeared alongside some of Hollywood's biggest names in films such as <I>The Nutty Professor, Con-Air, You've Got Mail, Undercover Brother</i> and <I>Blue Streak</I>. Chappelle co-wrote and starred in the sidesplitting prison caper <I>Half Baked</I>. In 2003, Dave partnered with Comedy Central to launch his own sketch-comedy series called "Chappelle Show," where he takes on American culture from the streets to the 'burbs and all things in between. Laugh out loud as you spend 60 hilarious and intimate minutes with Dave as he sounds off on everyone within earshot.<br><br> Originally aired on HBO in 2000, <I>Killin' Them Softly</I> is without a doubt one of the funniest standup specials available. You'll never laugh more than you will here. Dave's fearless commentary focuses on issues about the Police, Racism, Sesame Street, Kids, and the Government. It's hilarious! Comedy doesn't get any better than this!<br><br> Welcome Dave Chappelle's <I>Killin' Them Softly</I> to the prestigious Platinum Comedy Series. Bringing you the funniest comedians in America!
Dave Chappelle's Block Party 1228 2006 Comedy; Documentary; Music <i>The Unrated Version You Couldn't See In Theaters</i><br /><br /> Celebrate with Dave Chappelle in this uncensored, unforgettable and unbelievably hilarious full-length movie about throwing the ultimate block party. Join Dave as he travels through the heartland and makes a special stop in his hometown to pass out invitations to attend the event of the decade. It's a front-row seat for outrageous laughs with music from today's hottest artists. Be a part of what Dave Chappelle calls "the best single day of my career!"
Dear Frankie 828 2004 Comedy; Drama <i>The Acclaimed Romance About Getting A Second Chance.</i><br><br> This touching and humorous movie has earned the raves of critics and won the hearts of audiences everywhere! To spare the feelings of her fatherless boy, Lizzie (Emily Mortimer - Disney's <i>The Kid</i>) secretly authors letters from his illusion forever. Torn between exposing the truth and protecting her son, Lizzie gets more than anyone bargained for when she hires a handsome stranger (Gerard Butler - <i>The Phantom of the Opera, Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life</i>) to play the role of a lifetime! Winner at both the Heartland Film Festival and the Seattle International Film Festival, this entertaining motion picture is sure to touch your heart!
Death To The Supermodels 1070 2004 Comedy <i>They're Drop Dead Gorgeous.</i><br><br> <b>Jaime Pressly</b> is the perpetually perky Tina, an annoying editor determined to change the readership of her glamour magazine from perverts and prisoners to semi-legitimate readers. Her plan? Give the world's top supermodels $1 million each to visit a deserted tropical island and compete in the ultimate photo shoot.<br><br> They may make your mouth drool, but these five beauties and their gorgeous booties turn out to be the bitchiest girls to ever don a thong bikini. They argue over everything, from armpit hair to who gets to seduce the gay photographers. But the bickering starts to chill when someone starts to kill. One by one the competition drops - and this sexy bikini contest is about to get ugly.
Delicatessen 1384 1991 Comedy; Drama; Romance; Sci-Fi <i>From the award-winning director of Amélie</i><br /><br /> From Jean-Pierre Jeunet, the award-winning director of <i>Amélie</i>, comes a unique and surreal dark comedy that received overwhelming critical acclaim!<Br><Br> In a post-apocalyptic society where meat is scarce, cannibalism is no longer unsavory. And when a young ex-clown takes a job in a dilapidated deli, he's completely unaware that the butcher plans to serve him to the building's bizarre tenants! But when the butcher’s nearsighted daughter falls for the clown, she'll go to absurd lengths to foil her father's plan! Loaded with tasty bonus features, this bonafide cult classic now premieres on DVD!
Demolition Man 629 1993 Action; Sci-Fi; Comedy; Crime <i>The 21st century's most dangerous cop; The 21st century's most dangerous criminal</i><br /><br /> In 2032 archcriminal Simon Phoenix (Snipes) awakens from a 35-year deep freeze in CryoPrison to find a serene, nonviolent Los Angeles ready for the taking. Unable to deal with Phoenix's brutal 1990's style, officials seek an old-fashioned cop to fight old-fashioned crime. They revive Sgt. John Spartan (Stallone), unjustly serving a CryoPrison sentence because of his last encounter with Pheonix.
Detroit Rock City 1331 1999 Adventure; Comedy; Music <i>Kiss The Rules Goodbye!</i><br /><br /> It's 1978: bell-bottoms, day-glo, lava lamps and rock-n-roll define the generation. What's a high-school rock band from Cleveland got on their mind? Getting out and hitting the city: <I>Detroit Rock City</I>! Join Hawk (Edward Furlong, American History X, Terminator 2: Judgement Day) and his three best friends as they head out to pay their respects to the kings of rock, KISS. Part road trip, part coming-of-age comedy, part crazy ride through the 70s, this movie rocks and rolls all the way through!
Deuce Bigalow Male Gigolo 72 1999 Comedy <i>He Charges $10 But He's Willing To Negotiate.</i><br><br> The hit-making producers of <I>Big Daddy</I> now deliver <I>Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo</I> -- a hilarious, must-see smash starring the always outrageous Rob Schneider (<I>Big Daddy</I>, TV's <I>Saturday Night Live</I>) in his funniest role yet! A professional fish tank cleaner, Deuce (Schneider) finds himself in desperate need of cash to quickly repair the damage he's done to a client's luxurious Malibu apartment! Then the fun really takes off when Deuce decides the only way out of this jam is to switch to the world's oldest profession -- and offer his services to ladies everywhere as a lover for hire! A wild and raunchy comedy that always aims to please -- you won't be able to resist this sidesplitting laugh riot!
Diary Of A Mad Black Woman 854 2005 Comedy Charles, an attorney, and Helen, the devoted wife, seem to have everything, money, a beautiful mansion - the American Dream. But just as Helen prepares to celebrate their 18th wedding anniversary, her life takes a twist.
Dirty Shame, A 843 2004 Comedy <i>Threatening The Very Limits Of Common Decency.</i><br><br> It's a scandalous comedy from the dirty mind of <b>John Waters</b>!<br><br> After an accidental concussion awakens the carnal urges of convenience store owner Sylvia Stickles (<b>Tracey Ullman</b>), the people of Baltimore become pitted against each other in an epic battle of decency vs. depravity. Sylvia meets Ray-Ray Perkins (<b>Johnny Knoxville</b>), a tow-truck driver and secret sexual healer, and together they lead her devoted husband , Vaughn (<b>Chris Isaak</b>), and her go-go dancing daughter, Caprice (<b>Selma Blair</b>), down a whole new road to sexual satisfaction.
Dodgeball 689 2004 Comedy You'll dodge, duck, dip, dive...and laugh out loud watching Vince Vaughn and Ben Stiller settle their differences in a winner-take-all dodgeball competition. Under the painful tutelage of legendary ADAA champ, Patches O'Houlihan (Rip Torn), Peter LaFleur (Vaughn) and his Average Joes take on the Purple Cobras, led by egomaniacal fitness guru, White Goodman (Stiller). It's an over-the-top underdog tale filled with hilarious sight gags and balls-out fun!
Dogma 38 1999 Comedy <i>Faith Is A Funny Thing.</i><br><br> One of the most talked-about movies of the year is also one of the funniest! In this hilarious comic fantasy from writer/director Kevin Smith (<I>Clerks, Chasing Amy</I>) two banished angels (Ben Affleck and Matt Damon) find a loophole that would get them back into Heaven. The only snag? They'll be destroying existence in the process. In an effort to stop them, the overworked Voice of God (Alan Rickman) taps cynical mortal Bethany (Linda Fiorentino) to save the world by preventing the angels from reaching their unholy destination: New Jersey! Throw in two unlikely prophets named Jay and Silent Bob (Jason Mewes and Kevin Smith), the quick-witted yet little-known thirteenth apostle (Chris Rock) and a sexy, former muse with a case of writer's block (Salma Hayek) and you've got a hysterical and thrilling race against time packed with an all-star cast that <I>Entertainment Weekly</I> called "one of the ten best movies of 1999!"
Don Juan DeMarco 949 1995 Comedy; Drama; Romance <i>The story of the man who thought he was the greatest lover in the world... and the people who tried to cure him of it!</i><br /><br /> Two time Academy Award winner Marlon Brando, Academy Award winner Faye Dunaway and Johnny Depp deliver tour de force performances in this critically acclaimed romantic comedy.
Dr. Dolittle 3 1146 2006 Comedy; Family Lisa Dolittle sends her daughter to 'Durango', a Dude Ranch, to find herself. While there, she uses her talent to talk to the animals in order to save Durango from being taken over by a neighboring Ranch. <a href="/rg/title-tease/trailers/title/tt0481513/trailers">(view trailer)</a>
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb 472 1964 Comedy; Drama; Thriller An insane general starts a process to nuclear holocaust that a war room of politicians and generals frantically try to stop.
Drop Dead Fred 579 1991 Comedy; Fantasy <i>Dishes. Relationships. Wind. This guy breaks everything.</i><br /><br /> Every kid has an imaginary friend. Only Elizabeth (Phoebe Cates) isn't a kid and <I>Drop Dead Fred</I> (Rik Mayall) is anything but imaginary! With a haircut this bad, he has to be real - and his mischief has Elizabeth in big trouble!<Br><br> When she splits with her husband (Tim Matheson), Elizabeth turns to her best friend (Carrie Fisher). But it's her mom (Marsha Mason) who sends her back home where she discovers her childhood friend, Fred. Having been locked in a box for twenty-one years, Fred is bursting with enough energy to turn Elizabeth's life into a rowdy, rollicking, racy adventure!
Drumline 464 2002 Comedy; Drama <i>"Electrifying & Original!" -Michael Medved, KRLA Los Angeles</i><br /><br /> Halftime is party time in this high-stepping, high-energy comedy that "shakes, rattles and rolls the house" (<i>Washington Post</i>) with a pulsating soundtrack and electrifying dance moves. <Br><br> Nick Cannon (<i>Men In Black II,</i> TV's <i>The Nick Cannon Show</i>) stars as Devon Miles, a gifted street drummer who snares the top spot in a university marching band - but quickly discovers it takes more than talent to make it on the <i>Drumline</i>.
Duane Hopwood 1169 2005 Comedy; Drama <i>When the odds are against you, your best bet is a second chance...</i><br /><br /> David Schwimmer stars as <i>Duane Hopwood</i>, a down-on-his-luck divorced father who works the night shift as a pit boss at Caesars Palace in Atlantic City. Heartsick about the demise of his marriage to Linda (Janeane Garofalo), and the subsequent disintegration of their family, Duane's life is in a tailspin. When his visitation rights are threatened after he's caught driving while intoxicated, Duane is forced to confront the realization that the time has come to get his life back on track before he loses everything. It is a moving, humorous, and often outrageous look at the limits of unconditional love, what defines a family, and how we're all responsible for our own happiness. A celebration of life in all its imperfections.
Dude, Where's My Car? 512 2001 Comedy <i>"Wildly Hilarious" -- Arizona Daily Star</i><br /><br /> Meet Jesse (Ashton Kutcher< - TV's "That '70s Show") and Chester (Seann William Scott - <I>American Pie, Road Trip</I>), two dimwitted yet lovable party animals who wake up one morning with a burning question: <I>Dude, Where's My Car?</I> Their only clues are a matchbook cover from the Kitty Kat strip club and a year's supply of pudding in the fridge. As they retrace their steps, these dudes are in for the ride of their lives encountering hot alien chicks, dodging killer ostriches, and trying to score "special treats" from their ticked-off twin girlfriends. It's an outrageously sweeeeeet comedy adventure that's "totally entertaining all the way through…totally!" (<I>iFilm</I>)
Dudesons, The 1474 2006 Action; Comedy Coming soon!
Dukes of Hazzard 1014 2005 Action; Comedy <i>Cousins. Outlaws. Thrillbillies</i><br><br> With the General Lee tanked up for car-crashin' action and with more laughs than a dog has fleas, this big-screen version of the long-running TV series is big-time fun. Johnny Knoxville, Seann William Scott, Jessica Simpson, Burt Reynolds, Willie Nelson and more help keep the pedal to the metal for 100-MPH laughs. Stars, comedy, spills and thrills - <i>The Dukes Of Hazzard</i>'s got it all, y'all!<br><br> And on top of that, this <b>DVD-Exclusive Unrated Version</b> features <b>Outrageous Footage note shown in theatres</b>. These good ol' boys just got better - and you're in for a whole lot more fun!
Dumber Than Dirt 1072 2003 Comedy <i>They were looking for a mom... in all the wrong places.</i><br><br> After the death of their mother, Junior (Michael Cover) and Scooter (Tracy Fraim) are left to survive on their own. The brothers are ill-prepared for an independent lifestyle and set off to search the desert dregs of West Texas for a woman to take Mom's place. The boys kidnap their new mother from a Piggly Wiggly supermarket. When the victim, Dede (Tara Chocol), turns out to be the wife of an abusive Texas Ranger (Patrick Warburton), the brothers realize that they may have gotten more than they bargained for in their new mother. Life gets even more complicated for the boys when Dede convinces them to steal their baby away from her husband, and the vengeful Ranger heads out to track them down...
Duplex 1437 2003 Comedy Hollywood favorites Ben Stiller (<i>Meet the Parents</i>, and Drew Barrymore (<i>Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle</i>, <i>Never Been Kissed</i>) lead a star-studded cast in this darkly hillarious comedy where one wrong move turns out to be a monumental mistake! Young and vibrant New Yorkers Alex (Stiller) and Nancy (Barrymore) have just found the perfect place to settle down and share a bright future. But their new home comes with a permanent fixture they didn't expect: an obnoxious elderly tenant who won't move out and refuses to die! Pushed to the edge of insanity as their dream home turns into a nightnmare, it's only a matter of time before Alex and Nancy begin to entertain some truly sinister solutions to their problem! Also featuring the ever-popular Harvey Fierstein (<i>Death to Smoochy</i>, <i>Independence Day</i>), written by Larry Doyle and directed by Danny DeVito (<I>The War of the Roses</i>, <i>Throw Momma from the Train</i>), <i>Duplex</i> is another laugh-packed crowd-pleaser you don't want to miss!
Edward Scissorhands 677 1990 Comedy; Drama; Fantasy; Romance <i>"A Delightful and Delicate Comic Fable." -Variety</i><br /><br /> Once upon a time in a castle high on a hill lived an inventor who's greatest creation was named Edward. Although Edward had an irresistible charm, he wasn't quite perfect. The inventor's sudden death left him unfinished, with sharp shears of metal for hands. Edward lived alone in the darkness until one day a kind Avon lady took him home to live with her family. So began Edward's fantastical adventures in a pastel paradise known as Suburbia.<br><br> From Tim Burton comes an unforgettable fairy tale starring Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Dianne Wiest and Vincent Price as the Inventor.
Elf 489 2003 Comedy Once upon a Christmas Eve, an orphan baby crawled into Santa's bag of gifts and was taken to the North Pole. Raised by Papa Elf (Bob Newhart), Buddy (Will Ferrell) comes to realize he doesn't fit in with the other elves. Determined to find a place where he belongs, Buddy searches for his real dad - in New York City!<br> In the Big Apple, Buddy finds out why his dad (James Caan) is on the Naughty list! But most importantly, he sees that the world is seriously lacking in Christmas spirit. Which causes Santa all kinds of problems!<br><br> So with the help of a beautiful department store elf (Zooey Deschanel), Buddy tries to teach his dad and the world the true meaning of Christmas spirit and to prove to everyone that Santa (Ed Asner) really exists!<br>
Elizabethtown 1090 2005 Romantic Comedy From Oscar® winner Cameron Crowe comes "a potent blend of rock 'n' roll and classic romantic comedy." (Michael Wilmington, <i>Chicago Tribune</i>)<BR><BR> Orlando Bloom stars as Drew Baylor, a hot-shot designer whose life becomes completely unraveled when he loses his father and his job on one fateful day. En route to Elizabethtown to visit his family, Drew meets Claire (Kirsten Dunst). She's beautiful, unstoppably positive, and just the gal to guide Drew on his journey back home and to teach him what it means to live and love along the way.<br><br> Set against the backdrop of an incredible soundtrack, <i>Elizabethtown</i> is "an amazing trip of love, loss and laughter." (Shane Tallant, WB-TV San Francisco)
Empire Records 73 1995 Comedy <i>They're selling music but not selling out.</i><br><br> The director of <I>Pump Up The Volume</I> cranks it up another notch with this comedy about an eventful day in the lives of the young slackers, doers and dreamers who work at the bustling store called Empire Records.<br><br> "This music is the glue of the world," one of Empire's clerks says. "It holds it all together." Gin Blossoms, The Cranberries, Toad the Wet Sprocket, Cracker, Evan Dando, Better Than Ezra and more hot alternative rock underscores virtually every scene.<br><br> Anthony LaPaglia (<I>The Client</I>) plays the coping manager of a staff played by Liv Tyler (<I>Armageddon</I>), Renee Zellweger (<I>Jerry Maguire</I>), Rory Cochrane (<I>Dazed and Confused</I>) and more fresh talents.
Employee Of The Month 829 2004 Comedy <i>Congratulations, You're Fired!</i><br><br> Director/Writer <b>Mitch Rouse</b> (Comedy Central's® "Strangers with Candy") brings you an outrageous dark comedy reminiscent of the Coen Brothers.<Br><Br> When David Walsh (<b>Matt Dillon</b>) wakes up, his life is the picture of perfection: a beautiful fiancée, Sarah (<b>Christina Applegate</b>), and a dream job as a manager of a bank - even his best friend Jack (<b>Steve Zahn</b>), an incompetent con artist, can't bring him down. That is, until his entire life dissolves into chaos.<br><br> Nothing can prepare him for the twists and turns his day takes when a bank robbery and millions of dollars become part of the day from hell.
Encino Man 651 1992 Fantasy; Sci-Fi; Comedy <i>Where the Stone Age Meets the Rock Age!</i><br /><br /> Starring outrageously hip Pauly Shore,<I> Encino Man</I> unearths the biggest laughs in 2 million years! The fun kicks off when two high school buddies dig up a frozen caveman in their backyard! Once the living fossil thaws out, the friends figure he's their ticket to being cool. But the plan backfires when the newcomer turns everyday life upside down, generating pre-hysterical craziness wherever he roams! Co-starring Sean Astin (Bulworth) and Brendan Fraser (The Mummy), you'll definitely dig <I>Encino Man </I> - the totally irreverent, totally awesome comedy that shows just how hilariously out-of-control things evolve once the stone age meets the rock age head-on!
Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind (Widescreen) 1336 2004 Drama; Romance; Sci-Fi <i>Over 50 Four-Star Rave Reviews!</i><br /><br /> From acclaimed writer Charlie Kaufman and visionary director Michel Gondry comes <i>Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind</i>. An all-star ensemble cast shines in this comical and poignant look at breakups, breakdowns and breakthroughs. Joel (Jim Carrey) is stunned to discover that his girlfriend, Clementine (Kate Winslet), has had their tumultuous relationship erased from her mind. Out of desperation, he contacts the inventor of the process, Dr. Howard Mierzwiak (Tom Wilkinson), to get the same treatment. But as his memories of Clementine begin to fade, Joel suddenly realizes how much he still loves her. Kirsten Dunst, Mark Ruffalo and Elijah Wood co-star in <i>Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind</i> - a memorable film that The Wall Street Journal calls "a romantic comedy unlike any other!" <br>
Every Which Way But Loose 377 1978 Comedy <i>Clint meets Clyde in an All-Time Comedy Smash.</i><br><br> Philo Beddoe is your regular, easygoing, truck-driving guy. He's also the best barroom brawler west of the Rockies. And he lives with a 165-pound orangutan named Clyde. Like other guys, Philo finally falls in love - with a flighty singer who leads him on a screwball chase across the American Southwest. Nothing's in the way except a motorcycle gang, two sneaky off-duty cops and legendary brawler Tank Murdock.<br><Br> <I>Every Which Way But Loose</I> was a change of pace for Clint Eastwood- and it proved to be one of his most popular films. With a soaring country score and a solid supporting cast including Sondra Locke, Geoffrey Lewis, Beverly D'Angelo and the great Ruth Gordon, it's in every which possible a grand time for all.
Everything Is Illuminated 1094 2005 Comedy; Drama <i>"A movie with wit, warmth, and unabashed emotion." -Claudia Puig, USA Today</i><br><br> Some people collect stamps, cigar bands or teacups. Jonathan saves memories of family: photos, cards, false teeth, handful of dirt-all sealed in individual bags and mounted on a wall. Now Jonathan seeks a more elusive memory. He'll journey to the Ukraine to find the woman who saved his grandfather from the Nazis in 1942. <bR><Br> Liev Schreiber (<i>Scream, RKO 281</i>) makes his debut on the other side of the camera, directing and adapting from Jonathan Safran Foer's novel) an affecting road movie. Elijah Wood stars as buttoned-up Jonathan, and Eugene Hutz plays his language-battering Ukrainian guide. Join them as cultures clash...and as the road leads where they want to go yet never expected. They, and you, will emerge illuminated.
Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Sex But Were Afraid To Ask 755 1972 Comedy <i>"A cockeyed and insanely funny film! It is recklessly absurd in a way that no one can rival!" -New Yorker Magazine</i><br /><br /> Woody Allen pushes the frontiers of comedy by consolidating his madcap sensibility and wickedly funny irreverence with his developing penchant for visually arresting humor. Giving complete indulgence to the zany eccentricity of his medium, Allen reveals himself as a filmmaker of "wit, sophistication, and comic insight" (Cue).<br><br> Allen rises to the occasion with several hysterical vignettes that probe sexuality's stickiest issues! Aphrodisiacs prove effective for a court jester (Allen) who finds the key to the Queen's (Lynn Redgrave) heart -- but learns that the key to her chastity belt might be more useful. Unnatural acts get wild and wooly when a good doctor (Gene Wilder) falls for a fickle sheep. Jack Barry gives fetishism 20 question on a wacky TV show called "What's My Perversion?" sex-research goes under the microscope when a mad scientist (John Carradine) unleashes a monstrous, marauding breast. And the absurdity comes to a frenzied climax with Tony Randall, Burt Reynolds and Allen as sperm…having second thoughts about ejaculation!
Evil Dead 2 1441 1987 Action; Comedy; Fantasy; Horror <i>Kiss Your Nerves Good-Bye!</i><br /><br /> Ash, the sole survivor of The Evil Dead, returns to the same isolated cabin deep in the woods with his girlfriend, Linda. The two discover a mysterious tape recorder and hear the voice of Professor Knoby reciting passages from the Necronomicon, or Book of the Dead. Little do they know that the professor's words are powerful enough to invoke a spell that unleashes the spirit of evil alive in the remote forest surrounding them.
Failure To Launch 1207 2006 Comedy; Romance <i>"...a bright and breezy romantic comedy." - Gene Shalit, Today</i><br /><br /> Matthew McConaughey is Tripp, a 35 year old who still lives with his parents. And who can blame him? It's free, he's got a great room, and mom (Kathy Bates) does the laundry. Desperate to get him out of the house, his parents hire a gorgeous woman, Paula (Sarah Jessica Parker), to give him a little...push. They just didn't expect Tripp would push back! Zooey Deschanel, Terry Bradshaw, and <i>Alias</i>' Bradley Cooper co-star in this romantic battle of wills that proves there's no place like home.
Falling Down 641 1992 Comedy; Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>The adventure of an ordinary man at war with the everyday world.</i><br /><br /> Freeways are clogged. Terror stalks our cities. At shops and restaurants, the customer is seldom right. The pressure of big-city life can anger anyone. But Bill Foster is more than angry. He’s out to get even. <br><br> ”I’m going home,” Foster says as he abandons his gridlocked car on the hottest day of the year. Instead, he walks straight into an urban nightmare by turns absurdly funny and shatteringly violent. Academy Award winner Michael Douglas is Foster, an ordinary guy at war with the frustrations of daily living. Fellow Oscar winner Robert Duvall is the savvy cop obsessed with stopping Foster’s citywide rampage. Falling Down is their story, a spellbinding, unconventional thriller that asks: “Are we falling apart?”
Family Guy Presents Stewie Griffin 859 2005 Animation; Comedy <i>All-New, Outrageous, Uncensored! Never Before Seen!</i><br><br> In this exclusive DVD premiere, Stewie, the maniacal baby genius, is distracted from his plans for world domination when he sees a man who looks just like him on television. Convinced that this man must be his real father (after all, how could he possibly share genetic material with the dimwitted Peter?), Stewie sets off on a cross-country road trip to find him. But his incredible journey leads him to discoveries far more vile and shocking than anything found in his diaper.
Family Man, The 74 2000 Comedy <i>"One Of The Best Films Of The Year!" -NYI</i><br><br> Jack Campbell (Academy Award® winner Nicolas Cage) is a single, wealthy Wall Street trader living the high life in New York City. All that magically changes one morning when he wakes up in a suburban New Jersey bedroom with a wife (Tea Leoni) he never married and two kids he never had - the life he would have led if he had made different choices as a younger man. Find out what it takes for a single-minded businessman to become <I>The Family Man</I> in this wonderful comedy about second thoughts and second chances.
Family Stone, The (Widescreen) 1163 2005 Comedy; Drama; Romance <i>"Two Thumbs Up!" - Ebert & Roper</i><br /><br /> An incredible all-star cast shines in this deliriously funny comedy that "balances heart and humor" (<i>Houston Chronicle</i>) with a "sharp comic edge" (<i>Rolling Stone</i>)! Featuring Sarah Jessica Parker in a Golden Globe®-nominated role, <i>The Family Stone</i> is "engaging, enticing (and) first-rate" (<i>Los Angeles Times</i>)!<br><Br> Corporate executive Meredith Morton (Sarah Jessica Parker) is as uptight and ultra-conservative as her pin-striped designer suit. Her boyfriend Everett Stone's (Dermot Mulroney) family is as relaxed and quirky as their aging New England Colonial. So when Meredith ventures out of Manhattan to meet Everett's clan, it's no wonder her arrival is met with all the enthusiasm of a nasty Nor'easter. But one surprise guest, two shocking romances and several beers later, Meredith's icy exterior begins to thaw...and she may just melt the hearts of the Family Stone!
Fast Times At Ridgemont High 682 1982 Comedy; Drama; Romance <i>Hey Bud, Let's Party!</i><br><br> Academy Award® winner Sean Penn leads an all-star cast (Jennifer Jason Leigh, Phoebe Cates, Judge Reinhold) in this hilarious portrayal of a group of Southern California high school students and their most important subjects: sex, drugs and rock'n'roll. Amy Heckerling's (<i>Clueless</i>) directorial debut brings to life first-time screenwriter Cameron Crowe's (<i>Almost Famous</i>) insider's view of teenage American life in the 1980s.<br><br> Featuring decade-defining music from the Go-Go's, Oingo Boingo and The Cars, plus film debuts of future stars Nicolas Cage, Eric Stoltz and Anthony Edwards, <i>Fast Times at Ridgemont High</i> remains as fresh and funny today as it was a generation ago when it defined the outrageous and bold teen comedy genre.<br>
Fear And Loathing In Las Vegas 15 1998 Adventure; Comedy; Crime; Drama <i>A Double-Disc Set...</i><br><br> "We were somewhere around Barstow when the drugs began to take hold."<Br><Br> It is 1971, and journalist Raoul Duke barrels towards Las Vegas to cover a motorcycle race, accompanied by a trunkful of contraband and his slightly unhinged Samoan attorney, Dr. Gonzo. But what is ostensibly a cut-and-dry journalistic endeavor quickly descends into a feverish psychedelic odyssey and an excoriating dissection of the American way of life. Director Terry Gilliam and an all star cast (headlined by Johnny Depp and Benicio Del Torro) show no mercy, bringing Dr. Hunter S. Thompson's legendary <I>Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas</I> to the screen, creating a film both hilarious and savage.
Find Me Guilty 1261 2006 Comedy; Crime; Drama <i>"Gripping, Surprising, Funny and Outrageous!" -- Pete Hammond, Maxim</i><br /><br /> From five-time Oscar®-nominee Sidney Lumet (<i>Serpico</i>, <i>Network</i>, <i>Dog Day Afternoon</i>) comes the most hysterically funny testament to bad courtroom behavior since <i>My Cousin Vinny</i>! Vin Diesel (<i>Saving Private Ryan</i>) "gives a sensational performance" (<i>The New York Times</i>) in the true story of the most remarkable criminal trial in US history. <i>Find Me Guilty</i> proves beyond a reasonable doubt that justice has a strange sense of humor! <bR><BR> When police arrest twenty members of the Lucchese crime family, the authorities offer Jackie Dee DiNorscio (Diesel) a bargain: a shortened prison term if he'll testify against his own. But the wisecracking DiNorscio has other ideas. Refusing to cooperate, he decides to defend himself at his own trial-and proceeds to turn the courtroom upside-down in a hilarious fight that culminates in one of the most shocking verdicts in judicial history!
Fish Called Wanda, A 789 1988 Comedy Four conniving jewel thieves…three Yorkshire terriers…two heaving bosoms and one proper British barrister. It all adds up to "a non-stop barrage of …outrageous plot twists and over-the top performances" when a girl called Wanda tries to deceive her Nietzche-quoting boyfriend, an animal loving hitman and an embarrassment-prone counselor out of a fortune in jewels in this hilariously funny farce!
Forrest Gump 252 1994 Comedy; Drama; War <i>A 2-Disc Set</i><br><br> <I>Forrest Gump</I> is the movie triumph that became a phenomenon. Tom Hanks gives an astonishing performance as Forrest, an everyman whose simple innocence comes to embody a generation. The winner of six Academy Awards®, including Best Picture, Best Director (Robert Zemeckis) and Best Actor (Tom Hanks).
Four Rooms 671 1995 Comedy; Drama It's Ted the Bellhop's first night on the job…and the hotel's very unusual guests are about to place him in some outrageous predicaments! It seems that this evening's room service is serving up one unbelievable happening…after another!
Freddy Got Fingered 1351 2001 Comedy <i>"Hilarious! The Most Original Comedy Of The Year!" -Variety Radio</i><br /><br /> Outrageous MTV star Tom Green blows away the boundaries of good taste once again in the movie critics call "Inspired Insanity!" <I>KMAX-TV</I>.<br><br> When 28-year old wannabe animator Gord Brody (Green) leaves the safety of his parent's home to make it big in Hollywood, all hell breaks loose in hospital rooms, with paraplegic nymphos, in a cheese factory, with farm animals and much more!! Just when you thought you've seen it all! "You Won't Believe Your Eyes! Tom Green Doesn't Cross The Line, He Stomps On It!" (<I>The Movie Guys</I>) This must-see 'Hannibal of Comedies' (<I>KMAX-TV</I>) is so over-the-top, it's no wonder people can't stop talking about it!
Freeway 1370 1996 Comedy; Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>Her life is no fairytale.</i><br /><br /> Little Red Riding Hood for the 1990's After her mom and step-dad are arrested, 15-year-old Vanessa Lutz decides that instead of once again being put into a foster home, she'd rather go and search for the grandmother she's never met, and live with her. "On the way to grandma's house," (actually a trailer park) Vanessa's car breaks down, and she's picked up from the side of the road by Bob Wolverton, a counselor at a school for troubled boys. Bob slowly earns Vanessa's trust, and eventually convinces her to talk about her sexual abuse at the hands of her stepfather. When Vanessa realizes that Bob is enjoying what she's saying, she realizes that he's "The I-5 Killer," from the news. She tries to get out of his truck, but the inside door handle has been removed...
Friday 145 1995 Comedy Multi-platinum recording artist, producer, director, and actor Ice Cube and box office superstar Chris Tucker lead this hilarious comedy about a day in the 'hood.<br><br> Craig (Ice Cube, <i>Barbershop, All About The Benjamins</i>) and Smokey (Tucker, <i>Rush Hour 2</i>) were chillin' on the front porch one Friday. Trouble is, they run into Big Worm, who gives them until the end of the day to pay back his money. They've got to dodge Deebo, South Central's meanest thug, and get the cash any way they can! As time ticks away, the chance this pair will ever see Saturday is fading fast...<br><Br> Featuring hits from the #1 soundtrack, a supporting cast that includes Nia Long (<i>Big Momma's House, Boiler Room</i>), Bernie Mac, John Witherspoon, and directed by F. Gary Gray (<i>Set It Off, The Negotiator</i>), <i>Friday</i> slams into the weekend!
Friday 1446 1995 Comedy Multi-platinum recording artist, producer, director, and actor Ice Cube and box office superstar Chris Tucker lead this hilarious comedy about a day in the 'hood.<br><br> Craig (Ice Cube, <i>Barbershop, All About The Benjamins</i>) and Smokey (Tucker, <i>Rush Hour 2</i>) were chillin' on the front porch one Friday. Trouble is, they run into Big Worm, who gives them until the end of the day to pay back his money. They've got to dodge Deebo, South Central's meanest thug, and get the cash any way they can! As time ticks away, the chance this pair will ever see Saturday is fading fast...<br><Br> Featuring hits from the #1 soundtrack, a supporting cast that includes Nia Long (<i>Big Momma's House, Boiler Room</i>), Bernie Mac, John Witherspoon, and directed by F. Gary Gray (<i>Set It Off, The Negotiator</i>), <i>Friday</i> slams into the weekend!
Friday After Next 1448 2002 Comedy <i>"Front-loaded with laugh-guaranteed nonstop jokes!" -Elvis Mitchell, The New York Times</i><br /><br /> Craig and Day-Day have finally gotten jobs as mall security guards and moved into their own crib. When a fake Santa robs their rundown apartment on Christmas Eve, they embark on a comical adventure in an effort to track down the bandit and retrieve their stolen loot. <bR><BR> Meanwhile, Day-Day's rent-a-cop tactics cause them to continually miss their chance to catch the Santa and instead has them squaring off against innocent caroling ladies, shady neighborhood kids and the police!
Fried Green Tomatoes 1333 1991 Drama; Comedy Academy Award® winners Kathy Bates and Jessica Tandy star with Mary Stuart Masterson and Mary-Louise Parker in this inspiring drama adopted from Fannie Flagg's best-selling novel. When an unhappy housewife (Bates) befriends a lady in a nursing home (Tandy) she hears a remarkable tale of laughter, devotion and a special friendship that defies all obstacles in this heart-warming film from acclaimed director Jon Avnet.
Fright Night 937 1985 Comedy; Horror; Thriller <i>"An Outstanding Horror Film…" - The Motion Picture Guide</i><br /><br /> He's sweet, sexy, and he likes to sleep in late. You might think he's the perfect neighbor. But before inviting him Jerry in for a nightcap, there's something you should know. Jerry prefers his drinks warm, red-and straight from the jugular! It's Fright Night, a horrific howl starring Chris Sarandon as the seductive vampire and William Ragsdale as the frantic teenager struggling to keep Jerry's deadly fangs out of his neck. Only 17-year-old Charley Brewster (Ragsdale) knows Jerry's bloodcurdling secret. When Charley can't get anybody to believe him, he turns to TV horror host Peter Vincent (Roddy McDowall), who used to be the "Great Vampire Killer" of the movies. Can these mortals save Charley and his sweetheart Amy (Amanda Bearse) from the wrathful bloodsucker's toothy embrace? If you love being scared, Fright Night will give you the nightmare of your life!
Fright Night 938 1988 Horror; Comedy <i>So you have a taste for terror?</i><br /><br /> Welcome to <i>Fright Night Part II</i>. Peter Vincent (Roddy McDowall), "The Great Vampire Killer," and Charlie Brewster (William Ragsdale) are back in the long-awaited sequel to the box office smash hit <i>Fright Night</i>. And so are the bloodthirsty creatures of the night. <BR><BR> Charlie has just met Regine Dandridge (Julie Carmen), an exotic, heart-stopping beauty with a deadly taste for things warm and red. He can't stop thinking about her...dreaming about her. Not even Charlie's girlfriend, Alex (Traci Lin), not Peter Vincent can keep him from being mesmerized by her fatally seductive powers. <BR><BR> As the irresistible Regine drains the blood from his veins, Charlie is suddenly jolted by the spine-chilling realty that there's only one thing more terrifying than fighting vampires-becoming one. <BR><BR> Director Tommy Lee Wallace (<i>Halloween III</i>) has surpassed the fright of the original film to create a tantalizing shocker in <i>Fright Night Part II</i>. This time the suckers want more than blood. They want revenge!
From Dusk Till Dawn 1451 1996 Action; Comedy; Fantasy; Horror; Thriller It's nonstop thrills when <b>George Clooney</b> (<i>The Perfect Storm, Three Kings</i>) and <b>Quentin Tarantino</b> (<i>Pulp Fiction</i>) star as the Gecko brothers - two dangerous outlaws on a wild crime spree! After kidnapping a father (<b>Harvey Keitel</b>, <i>U-571</i>) and his two kids (including <b>Juliette Lewis</b>, <i>Natural Born Killers</i>), the Geckos head south to a seedy Mexican bar to hide out in safety. But when they face the bar's truly notorious clientele, they're forced to team up with their hostages in order to make it out alive!
Full Monty, The 654 1997 Comedy <i>"Two thumbs up, way up!" - Siskel & Ebert</i><br /><br /> Six unemployed men inspired by a touring group of male strippers, decide they can make a small fortune by putting on a striptease show of their own - but with one small difference. They intend to go the "full monty" and strip completely naked! In this hilarious, heartfelt comedy, these men discover the inner strength to bare it all in front of the world. Features the music of Donna Summer, Hot Chocolate, Gary Glitter, Sister Sledge and Tom Jones.
Fun with Dick and Jane 1143 2005 Comedy; Crime An update of the 1977 comedy, Dick and Jane are living the good life. That is until Dick (Jim Carrey) loses his job shortly after getting a promotion that convinced his wife Jane (Téa Leoni) to quit her job. The money is gone, and the house ends up in foreclosure. Dick decides to turn to a hilarious life of crime to pay the bills with his lovely wife by his side. Then together they decide it's time to steal back what Former CEO Jack McCallister (Alec Baldwin) had stolen from them. <a href="/rg/title-tease/trailers/title/tt0369441/trailers">(view trailer)</a>
Garden State 200 2004 Comedy Writer/Director Zach Braff delivers "an Oscar®-worthy performance" (<i>CBS-TV Chicago</i>) in this quirky coming-of-age comedy that has been hailed as "the seminal film for today's generation" (USA TODAY). <bR><br> Twentysomething, emotionally detached Andrew "Large" Largeman (Braff) returns home to New Jersey after nine long years.. Now, as he tries to re-connect with his past, a series of chance encounters with Sam (Natalie Portman) - a free-spirited who's everything he isn't - sets the stage for a fateful, mind-blowing take on what his future might hold. Co-starring Peter Sarsgaard, Ian Holm and Method Man, Garden State is "hilarious" (<i>Rolling Stone</i>).
Getting Played 1270 2005 Comedy; Romance <i>The Rules Are About To Change</i><br /><br /> Vivica A. Fox, Carmen Electra, and Stacey Dash star as three smart and sexy friends fed up with being played by the men in their lives. To prove that all men are predictable and easily seduced, this hot trio decides to play by a new set of rules. They enter into a wild contest of seduction to convince one lucky man that he's living a dream...but what the girls don't realize is that their mark is on to their game and he's got a few plays of his own. Can the girls win, or will this player's double play end their game?
Ghost World 1377 2001 Comedy; Drama <i>"A Stunner Of A Film… A Winner!" -Peter Travers, Rolling Stone</i><br /><br /> They're high school graduates - and the world's got hell to pay! Hot new talents Thora Birch (<I>American Beauty</I>) and Scarlett Johansson (<I>The Horse Whisperer</I>) "sneak into your heart and stay there" (<I>Rolling Stone</I>) in this "uproariously funny" (<I>Premiere</I>) comedy from the acclaimed director of <I>Crumb</I>. With Brad Renfro (<I>Deuces Wild</I>), Illeana Douglas (<I>Stir of Echoes</I>) and Steve Buscemi (<I>Fargo</I>) in "the best role of his career" (<I>Movieline</I>), this "whip-smart comedy" is "a surprise gem" (<I>People</I>)!<br><br> When their classmates head for college, Enid (Birch) and Rebecca (Johansson) focus their energies on tormenting those around them! From a goofy convenience store clerk (Renfro) to an eccentric art teacher (Douglas), these two saboteurs wreak havoc on all those who cross their paths. But when they zero in on an oddball loner (Buscemi) looking for Miss Right, their seemingly innocent meddling threatens to shatter one of their hearts… not to mention their lifelong friendship!
Good Morning Vietnam 412 1988 Comedy; War <i>Unarmed And Dangerously Funny.</i><br><br> When the U.S. Army engages irreverent, nonconformist radio deejay Adrian Cronauer, it unleashed a secret, if unpredictable, weapon: laughter. Academy Award® winner Robin Williams (Best Supporting Actor, <i>Good Will Hunting</i>, 1997) shakes up 1965 Saigon in the role that garnered him his very first Oscar® nomination.<br><br> Imported by the Military to host an early a.m. radio show, Cronauer (Williams) blasts the formerly serene, sanitized airwaves with a constant barrage of rapid-fire humor and the hottest hits from back home.<Br><br> The G.I.s love him, the top brass is up in arms. Riddled with sidesplitting comic salvos, bittersweet bombshells and hot '60s rock 'n' roll, this landmark film chronicles one man's raucous Saigon adventures amidst a world gone mad. Featuring all-new bonus material that includes hilarious outtakes from Robin Williams' "raw" monologues, this Special Edition of <i>Good Morning Vietnam</i> scores a direct hit every time you watch!
Graduate, The 286 1967 Comedy; Drama Nominated for seven Oscars® and winner for Best Director, this groundbreaking and "wildly hilarious" (<i>The Boston Globe</i>) social satire launched the career of two-time Oscar® winner <b>Dustin Hoffman</b> and cemented the reputation of acclaimed director <b>Mike Nichols</b> (<i>Closer</i>). Pulsating with the rebellious spirit of the '60s and a haunting score sung by Simon and Garfunkle, <i>The Graduate</i> is truly a "landmark film" (<b>Leonard Maltin</b>). <br><br> Shy Benjamin Braddock (<b>Hoffman</b>) returns home from college with an uncertain future. Then the wife of his father's business partner, the sexy Mrs. Robinson (<b>Anne Bancroft</b>), seduces him, and the affair only deepens his confusion. That is, until he meets the girl of his dreams (<b>Katherine Ross</b>). But there's one problem: She's Mrs. Robinson's daughter!
Grandma's Boy 1208 2006 Comedy <i>Gamers, grannies and stoners unite!</i><br /><br /> From Adam Sandler's Happy Madison Productions comes a raucously funny, "fish-out-of bongwater comedy" (<i>Playboy</i>) that'll have you rolling with laughter!<Br><Br> Life is sweet for 35-year-old video game tester Alex (Allen Covert), until he's forced to move in with his overbearing grandmother Lilly (Doris Roberts) and her two roommates: oversexed Grace (Shirley Jones) and overmedicated Bea (Shirley Knight). To save face with his much younger co-workers and super-sexy new boss (Linda Cardellini), Alex brags about the "three hot babes" living with him, but soon that cat's out of the bag - and the real party at Grandma's house has just begun! If you love footie pajamas, techno-talk and karate-chopping chimps (and who doesn't?), grab your buds and watch <i>Grandma's Boy</i>!
Grease 304 1978 Comedy; Musical <I>Grease</I> is definitely the word! John Travolta became the world's box office king with his unforgettable performance as Danny Zuko in this film version of the smash hit Broadway musical about the fabulous '50s. Olivia Newton-John rocketed to stardom in her American film debut as the adorable and sexy Sandy who's determined to win Zuko's heart. The supporting cast boasts incredible performances from Jeff Conaway, Stockard Channing, Frankie Avalon, Sid Caesar, Eve Arden and countless others!
Grilled 1269 2006 Comedy <i>They Have 12 Hours To Make A Sale...Or They're Cooked.</i><br /><br /> Ray Romano and Kevin James - as you've never seen them before - serve up the laughs as two door-to-door meat salesmen who find themselves in a terrible slump. With one last chance to make good or get fired, the partners head out to close a perfect prospect but wind up in the middle of a big beef between desperate mobsters, ruthless killers and a sultry seductress. Now, either they find a way to get out of this mess alive - and hopefully make a killer sale in the process - or they're dead meat!
Groundhog Day 401 1993 Comedy <i>"A romantic comedy fantasy that is Bill Murray's best screen performance." -Gene Shalit, NBC Today Show</i><br><br> Bill Murray at his wry, wisecracking best in this riotous romantic comedy about a weatherman caught in a personal time warp on the worst day of his life.<Br><br> Teamed with a relentlessly cheerful producer (Andie MacDowell) and a smart-aleck cameraman (Chris Elliott), TV weatherman Phil Connors (Bill Murray) is sent to Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, to cover the annual Groundhog Day festivities. After a surprise blizzard traps him in small-town hell, things get even worse; Phil wakes the next morning to find it's <I>Groundhog Day</I> all over again… and again… and again.
Groundhog Day 556 1993 Comedy <i>"A romantic comedy fantasy that is Bill Murray's best screen performance." -Gene Shalit, NBC Today Show</i><br /><br /> Bill Murray at his wry, wisecracking best in this riotous romantic comedy about a weatherman caught in a personal time warp on the worst day of his life.<Br><br> Teamed with a relentlessly cheerful producer (Andie MacDowell) and a smart-aleck cameraman (Chris Elliott), TV weatherman Phil Connors (Bill Murray) is sent to Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, to cover the annual Groundhog Day festivities. After a surprise blizzard traps him in small-town hell, things get even worse; Phil wakes the next morning to find it's <I>Groundhog Day</I> all over again… and again… and again.
Guarding Tess 791 1994 Comedy What do you do with a former First Lady who's unpredictable, ornery and impossible to please?<BR> Anything she wants!<BR> Shirley Maclaine and Nicholas Cage star in this comic, compassionate look at life after the White house for two former Washington insiders: First Lady Tess Carlisle and Secret Service agent Doug Chesnic.
Guess Who 850 2005 Comedy <i>His house. His rules. Some in-laws were made to be broken.</i><br><br> When Theresa (<b>Zoë Saldaña</b>) brings fiancé Simon Green (<b>Ashton Kutcher</b>) home for her parents' 25th wedding anniversary, she neglects to mention one tiny detail...he's white. Determined to break his daughter's engagement, Percy Jones (<b>Bernie Mac</b>) does everything he can to make Simon feel "apart" of the family, from running his credit report to locking him in the basement at night. But when Percy gleefully exposes Simon's most embarassing secret, it leads to an outrageous series of comic complications that only goes to prove that with a dad like Percy Jones, father doesn't always know best.<br><br><Br> <i><b>Watch the trailer for GUESS WHO!<br> Click on one of the following links:</i></b><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/guesswho/trailer_high.asx "target="new">Windows Media - Hi 300K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/guesswho/trailer_low.asx"target="new">Windows Media - Lo 56K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/guesswho/trailer_high.ram"target="new">Real Player - High 300K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/guesswho/trailer_low.ram"target="new">Real Player - Low 56K</a><br><br>
Happy Gilmore 82 1996 Comedy <i>He doesn't play golf... He destroys it</i><br><br> Adam Sandler stars in this hilarious comedy that scores a hole in one for gut-busting wit and outrageous slapstick. Happy, a raucous hockey player turned golfer, sends the sedate sport into overdrive after he becomes a media sensation with his outlandish antics on the links. It's par for the course entertainment co-starring Christopher McDonald, Carl Weathers, and Kevin Nealon.
Harold & Kumar Go To White Castle (Unrated) 863 2004 Comedy <i>Fast Food. High Times.</i><br><br> If you like your comedy extreme and your action twisted, buckle up for this epic story of deep inhaling and sizzling hot buns!<br><br> Straitlaced, hard-working Harold (<b>John Cho</b>, the <i>American Pie</i> movies) and his roommate, the rebellious, party-loving Kumar (<b>Kal Penn</b>, <i>National Lampoon's Van Wilder</i>) have only one thing in common - a serious case of the munchies. As they set out on a quest to satisfy their craving, Harold and Kumar's simple road trip turns into a hilarious all-night adventure filled with outrageous obstacles, sick characters and dangerous, sexy curves!<br><br> With a hysterically funny supporting cast including Neil Patrick Harris and Fred Willard, <i>Harold & Kumar Go To White Castle</i> will take you on a rollercoaster comedy ride..
Heartbreak Ridge 612 1986 Comedy; Drama; War <i>"Pure entertainment! Eastwood's best performance since <I>Dirty Harry</I>." --Mike Clark, USA TODAY</i><br /><br /> There are no wars to fight. But Gunnery Sgt. Tom Highway (Clint Eastwood), a dog-faced relic of past wars, still has a lot of fight in him.<br><br> Besides playing "Gunny," Eastwood also directs and produces this tale of a Marine Corp lifer who, starting his last tour of duty before retirement, sees the bumpy road his life has taken become more complicated, due to feisty recruits (Mario Van Peebles among them), by-the-book officers and a salty ex-wife (Marsha Mason) to whom he's still attracted. Take the ridge- <I>Heartbreak Ridge</I>- and get a vivid, rough-and-ready entertainment from a top artist in top form.
Heathers 660 1988 Comedy; Crime; Drama; Romance <i>Only 15,000 Produced</i><br /><br /> Welcome to Westerburg High, where Veronica Sawyer (Winona Ryder) is beginning to tire of her membership in the powerful yet cruel clique of 'Heathers'. When Veronica falls for the mysterious new kid Jason Dean (Christian Slater), their dislike for the Heathers quickly escalates into a savage cycle of murder, suicide and Slushies. Now that her teenage angst has a body count, are Veronica and JD headed for the prom…or hell?<br><br> Shannen Doherty co-stars in one of the greatest black comedies of all time, newly remastered and better than ever! What's your damage? This is <I>Heathers</I> like you've never seen or heard it before!
Herbie Fully Loaded 1045 2005 Adventure; Comedy; Family; Fantasy; Sport <i>"Pure Disney Entertainment." - Clay Smith, The Insider</i><br><br> Start your engines! Lindsay Lohan (<i>Mean Girls, Freaky Friday</i>) does the driving when Herbie - the fun-lovin', freewheelin' '63 VW Beetle with a mind of its own - returns better than ever in Disney's all new, revved-up comedy adventure! Though a third-generation member of a NASCAR family, Maggie Peyton (<b>Lohan</b>) has always been forbidden from following her racing dreams by her overprotective father (<b>Michael Keaton</b> - <i>First Daughter</i>). But she has no idea her life is about to take a huge u-turn! After discovering the irresistible Herbie in a junkyard, they form a magical team that will save her family and rewrite the racing record books! With <b>Breckin Meyer</b> (<i>Road Trip</i>), <b>Matt Dillon</b> (<i>There's Something About Mary</i>) and an all-star cast along for the ride, you better believe ol' Number 53 has some new tricks under his hood!
Hercules In New York 619 1970 Action; Comedy; Fantasy <i>Arnold's Original Classic!</i><br /><br /> Bored with Mount Olympus, Hercules decides to visit Earth against the will of his father, Zeus. Zeus explodes with anger and hurls a thunderbolt at Hercules who plummets into the sea and is rescued by a freighter bound for New York. There he is befriended by Pretzy who whisks him away from a brawling free-for-all with his shipmates.<br><br> The plot thickens as Zeus' jealous wife Juno sends the dreaded Nemesis to take away Hercules' God-like strength. Some local hoodlums have just bet a small fortune on Hercules in a weight-lifting competition, and when he fails to win, a chase all over New York is on!
Hitch 727 2005 Comedy; Romance Meet Hitch (<b>Will Smith</b>), New York City's greatest matchmaker. Love is his job and he'll get you the girl of your dreams in just three easy dates, guaranteed! And that's exactly what happens when Albert Brennaman (TV's <b>Kevin James</b>, "The King of Queens") wins the heart of gorgeous society heiress Allegra Cole (supermodel <b>Amber Valletta</b>). So, when tabloid columnist Sara Melas (<b>Eva Mendes</b>, <i>Stuck On You, Once Upon a Time in Mexico</i>) decides to uncover the secret behind the tubby schlub's success, she's shocked to discover that Alex Hitchens, the charming young man she's been seeing, is the legendary date doctor himself. Exposed in a front-page scoop, it's now up to Alex to try to save Albert and Allegra's relationship as well as his own. Which only goes to show that just when you think you've found true love, there's always a HITCH.
Hot Chick, The 1391 2002 Comedy <i>The hottest chick in town just switched bodies with the luckiest loser in the world.</i><br /><br /> The hilarious Rob Schneider has been a gigolo. He's been an animal. And now a curse will make him something he's never been before- a woman! Jessica Spencer is the hottest, most popular girl in high school. But she gets a big dose of reality when she wakes up in the body of a 30-something-year-old lowlife male (Schneider), and quickly discovers that trading on your looks isn't so easy when you're a girl who constantly needs a shave. How in the world can Jessica convince her friends (Anna Faris, <I>Scary Movie 2</I>; Matthew Lawrence, <I>Mrs. Doubtfire</I>; Eric Christian Olsen, <I>Not Another Teen Movie</I>) it really is her? And how can she change herself back into a teenage girl? <I>The Hot Chick</I> is a wild and wacky gender-bending comedy everyone can enjoy- no matter what sex you are.
Hot Shots! 443 1991 Action; Comedy; Romance; War Parody of "Top Gun" in which a talented but unstable fighter pilot must overcome the ghosts of his father and save a mission sabotaged by greedy weapons manufacturers.
Hot Tamale 1272 2006 Action; Comedy; Crime A road trip to Los Angeles inadvertently leads a young man from Wyoming into a wild maze of psychotic hit men, racy women, jewel thieves and-a salsa band?
House 493 1985 Comedy; Horror; Thriller <i>Ding Dong, You're Dead.</i><br /><br /> Horror novelist Roger Cobb is a man on the edge, reeling from his recent divorce, haunted by the mysterious disappearance of his young son, and struggling with his new book about his traumatic experiences in Vietnam. But when he moves into the strange house left to him by his late aunt, Roger's precarious sanity comes under siege by nightmares of his dead war buddy, visits from a nosy neighbor, and an onslaught of hideous creatures from another dimension. Horror has found a new home, and it's fully furnished with murder, monsters and madness.<br><br> William Katt (<I>The Greatest American Hero</I>), George Wendt (<I>Cheers</I>), Richard Moll (<I>Night Court</I>) and Kay Lenz (<I>Stripped to Kill</I>) star in this outrageously scary horror hit, produced by Sean S. Cunningham (<I>Friday the 13th</I>) and directed by Steve Miner (<I>Warlock, Halloween: H20</I>).
How To Go Out On A Date In Queens 1473 2006 Comedy; Romance <i>Just Be Yourself... Only Better!</i><br /><br /> What's the secret to the perfect date? Self-proclaimed expert Stan thinks he has it all figured out: Just shine your shoes, polish you lines... and lie like a rug! But smooth-talking, smart-dressing Stan (Brian Drillinger) is about to get a real education in the dos and don'ts of the mating game when he drags his pal Artie (Rob Estes) along for the ride on the proverbial date from hell. Meanwhile, beleaguered bookie Johnny (Jason Alexander), learns a few hard lessons of his own after a Russian Mafia enforcer (Ron Perlman) interrupts Johnny's romantic rendezvous with his longtime mistress and offers to "solve" all his money problems. Permanently.
Howling, The 697 1981 Adventure; Comedy; Fantasy; Horror <i>"One Of The Best Werewolf Movies Ever Made" -Los Angeles Magazine</i><br><br> Don't even try to run away, because by the time you hear "the howling" … it's already too late! With intense suspense, biting humor and "amazing special effects" (<I>Us</I> Magazine), this riveting tale of primal terror sinks its teeth into your deepest fears and never lets go!<br><br> Severely shaken after a near-fatal encounter with a serial killer, TV newscaster Karen White (Dee Wallace, <I>E.T.</I>) takes some much-needed time off. Hoping to conquer her inner demons, she heads for "the Colony," a secluded retreat where her new neighbors are just a tad too eager to make her feel at home. Also, there seems to be a bizarre link between her would-be attacker and this supposedly safe haven. And when, after nights of being tormented by savage shrieks and unearthly cries, Karen ventures into the forest to find answers, she makes a terrifying discovery. Now she must fight not only for her life… but for her very soul!
Hudson Hawk 253 1991 Action; Adventure; Comedy <i>Catch the Excitement, Catch the Adventure, Catch the Hawk.</i><br><br> Eddie "The Hawk" Hawkins, the world's most famous cat burglar, who, after 10 years in prison, is ready to go straight. But it's not going to be easy for The Hawk. The mob and the CIA have conspired to blackmail Eddie and his partner into stealing three da Vinci masterpieces from the most heavily-guarded museums in the world.<br><br> Sounds simple, right? WRONG!<br> While trying to steal the goods, hawk falls in love with a beautiful but schizophrenic nun and is relentlessly pursued by the greedy and powerful Minerva and Darwin Mayflower, who want the artworks as part of their twisted plot to ruin the world's economy. It's wall-to-wall action as the wise-cracking Hawk saves the world, wins the girl, and gets the last laugh.
I Heart Huckabees 637 2004 Comedy An exuberant offbeat comedy in which <b>Dustin Hoffman</b> and <b>Lily Tomlin</b> play detectives hired by kindhearted local poet and activist Albert Markovski (<b>Jason Schwartzman</b>) to investigate the meaning of three coincidences that could hold the key to life. The investigation soon involves other clients such as passionate, vulnerable fireman Tom Corn (<b>Mark Wahlberg</b>), cunning sales exec Brad Stand (<b>Jude Law</b>) and hot spokesmodel with an identity crisis Dawn Campbell (<b>Naomi Watts</b>). The hilarious case is further complicated with the detectives' seductive French nemesis Catherine Vauban (<b>Isabelle Huppert</b>) who lures Albert and Tom into her way of seeing things. Outstanding performances and outrageous comedy make this smart, elating, poignant film from director <b>David O. Russell</b> "a snort-out-loud-funny master class of controlled chaos." (<b> Manohla Dargis</b>, <i>The New York Times</i>)
Ice Age 528 2002 Adventure; Animation; Comedy; Family Our favorite sub-zero heroes are back in a new single disc version! <br><BR> Includes a free kid's movie ticket for <i>Robots</i>, an <i>Ice Age 2</i> preview, a <i>Robot</i> sizzle piece and a coupon booklet for discounts on licensed <i>Robots</i> merchandise. <Br><Br> <i>**Please note this item is only available while supplies last</i>
Ice Harvest, The 1124 2005 Comedy; Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>"Wickedly hilarious!" -Dean Richards, WB-TV</i><br><br> John Cusack and Billy Bob Thornton lead an all-star cast in this hilarious and unpredictable thriller that critics are calling "very funny stuff" (Richard Roeper, <i>Ebert & Roeper</i>).<BR><BR> When lawyer Charlie (Cusack) and his partner Vic (Thornton) steal from a mob boss, they think they've pulled off the perfect crime. But when they race through a night filled with mayhem, lust and lethal surprises, they realize that the biggest risk they'll take will be trusting each other.<BR><BR> From the director of <i>Analyze This</i> and <i>Groundhog Day</i>, <i>The Ice Harvest</I> cracks with outrageous laughs and slippery twists that will keep you guessing until the very end!
Idle Hands 403 1999 Comedy <i>Get Your Hands On The Hottest New Comedy</i><br><br> The devil will find work for idle hands to do…so what happens when he chooses the laziest teen slacker in the world to do his dirty work?<br><br> Anton Tobias is a channel-surfing, junk-food munching, couch potato burn-out who can't control the murderous impulses of his recently possessed hand. With the help of his zombiefied buddies, Mick and Pnub, Anton's got to stop the rampaging devil appendage before it takes total control of his life and ruins any chance he has with class hottie Molly. Vivica A. Fox and Jack Noseworthy co-star in this wickedly funny horror comedy.
Imagine Me & You 1257 2006 Comedy; Drama; Romance <i>"A Truly Refreshing Romantic Comedy." -- Cosmopolitan</i><br /><br /> Piper Perabo lights up the screen as Rachel, a blushing bride whose perfect nuptials take a surprising turn at the altar: An innocent glance between Rachel and an unexpected wedding guest is all it takes to spark a love-at-first-sight romance with a surprising twist - the object of Rachel's affection is a smart and sensuous...woman! Their shocking romance causes quite a stir amongst her family and friends as Rachel is forced to choose between her husband and the girl of her dreams. Say "I do" to the wonderfully witty film that <i>Cosmopolitan</i> calls "a refreshing romantic comedy!"
In Good Company 745 2004 Comedy; Drama Dan Foreman (Dennis Quaid) is a loving husband, caring father and star ad executive. But now, life is putting him through the ultimate test. Carter Duryea (Topher Grace), a young hotshot half his age, has just become his boss. And to complicate matters, Dan discovers Carter is dating his daughter (Scarlett Johansson).<bR><bR> It's filled with genuine laughs and you're in good company when you watch this entertaining comedy that <i>Rolling Stone</i> calls "hilarious."
It's All Gone Pete Tong 883 2004 Comedy <i>The Legend of Frankie Wilde the Deaf DJ</i><br><br> Based on a true story and Winner of Best Feature Film at Toronto Film Festival and Gen Art Film Festival, <b>Paul Kaye</b> (Best Actor, U.S. Comedy Arts Festival) stars as Frankie Wilde, the legendary British DJ and musical mastermind of the underground club scene whose career is cut down at its pinnacle by an unthinkable tragedy - the loss of his hearing.<br><br> Darkly funny and inspirational, with fierce performances by both Kaye and <b>Kate Magowan</b> (<i>24 Hour Party People</i>), as his sex-crazed Mrs., you'll laugh and gasp but cheer him on as he struggles out of the abyss to reclaim his life an reputation.
Jack 340 1996 Comedy <i>Jack Powell is about to tackle his biggest adventure ever...the fifth grade!</i><br><br> Comedy favorite Robin Williams (<i>Flubber, Bicentennial Man</i>) lights up the screen in <b>Jack</b>, the acclaimed hit that has critics and audiences cheering! Williams stars as a mischievous 10-year-old who acts like any other boy his age, except he's in a grown-up's body. It's nonstop laughs as Jack embarks on the greatest adventure of his young life...the fifth grade. In Williams' wildest role ever, you're taken on a hilarious rides as Jack explores the ups and downs of life from a kid's point of view! With Bill Cosby (TV's <i>The Cosby Show</i>), Fran Drescher (TV's <i>The Nanny</i>), Diane Lane (<i>Under The Tuscan Sun</i>) and Jennifer Lopez (<i>Jersey Girl</i>) - join the millions of moviegoers who love this outrageous comedy hit!
Jackie Chan's Police Story 475 1985 Action; Comedy; Crime; Thriller Kevin Chan (aka Jackie) is a Hong-Kong cop, who scores his first big hit by virtually single-handedly capturing and arresting a big drug- lord...
Jerry Maguire 897 1996 Comedy; Drama; Romance; Sport Jerry Maguire (Tom Cruise) is a sports agent who is long on ambition but short on scruples. After he suddenly and ceremoniously loses his job and his girlfriend (Kelly Preston), both his personal and professional careers hit an all-time low. But when a single mother (Renee Zellweger) enters his life and his heart, he finds himself negotiating the biggest deal of his life… for the heart and the hand of the woman that he loves.<br><br> Cuba Gooding, Jr. (in an Academy Award®-winning performance), Regina King and Bonnie Hunt costar in writer/ director Cameron Crowe's "sweetheart of a romantic comedy" (Peter Travers, <I>Rolling Stone</I>). Nominated for five Academy Awards® including Best Picture and Best Actor - Tom Cruise.
Jingle All The Way 358 1996 Comedy Arnold Schwarzenegger stars in this hilarious holiday comedy as a father desperate to buy that must-have Christmas toy during a frantic last-minute shopping spree on Christmas Eve.<br><br> Howard Langston (Schwarzenegger) has promised his young son a Turbo Man action figure for Christmas, unaware it's the season's hottest-selling toy. And so begins a frenzied quest that pits Howard against a stressed-out mailman (Sinbad), a sleazy Santa impersonator (James Belushi) and every other harried parent in town, in "the best holiday family film in years." (Don Stotter, Entertainment Time-Out)
Joe Dirt 490 2001 Comedy <i>He Came. He Cleaned. He Conquered.</i><br /><br /> David Spade plays Joe, whose search for his family has him hittin' the road and keepin' it real with every lowlife he meets, including a sweet hottie (Brittany Daniel), a janitor (Christopher Walken), and a psychotic cannibal (Brian Thompson) with whom he has a brief interlude.<br><br> Through it all, Joe keeps on truckin'… all the way to L.A., where a shock jock DJ (Dennis Miller) targets Joe as the butt of his show. But Joe's plucky spirit encourages listeners to cheer him on and help him find a better family than the one he thought he wanted. Rock on!
Jumanji 1492 1995 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Drama; Family; Fantasy <i>"An exciting, thrilling adventure the whole family will love." -Barry Krutchnik, Premiere Radio Network</i><br /><br /> When young Alan Parrish discovers a mysterious board game, he doesn't realize its unimaginable powers, until he is magically transported before the startled eyes of his friend, Sarah, into the untamed jungles of <i>Jumanji</i>! There he remains for 26 years until he is freed from the game's spell by two unsuspecting children. Now a grown man, Alan (Robin Williams) reunites with Sarah (Bonnie Hunt) and together with Judy (Kirsten Dunst) and Peter (Bradley Pierce) tries to outwit the game's powerful forces in this imaginative adventure that combines breathtaking special effects with an enchanting mixture of comedy, magic and thrills.
Junebug 1075 2005 Romantic Comedy Rising stars Amy Adams and Ben McKenzie light up the screen in this award-winning comedy about love, family, ambition, and the choices that come with each. Worldly art dealer Madeleine (Embeth Davidtz) and her husband (Alesandro Nivola) travel to North Carolina, where she hopes to woo a brilliant, but eccentric, folk painter. During this Southern journey, Madeline also meets her new in-laws; George's skeptical mother, Peg (Celia Weston); his silent and withdrawn father, Eugene (Scott Wilson); and his surly brother, Johnny (McKenzie). The only welcoming member of the family is Johnny's affectionate, enthusiastic, and extremely pregnant wife, Ashley (Adams). Struggling to balance church socials with delicate business negotiations, Madeleine finds that she must choose what matters to her most. <I>Junebug</I> is the powerful, funny gem that critics are hailing as "one of the best pictures of the year!" (Andrew Sarris, <i>The New York Observer</i>)
Just Friends 1104 2005 Comedy <i>He loves her. She loves him not.</i><br><br> In high school, Chris Brander (Ryan Reynolds) was a shy, overweight teen with a crush on the beautiful Jamie Palamino (Amy Smart). Unfortunately, Jamie thought of the good-natured Chris as "just a friend." Fast forward ten years, Chris is a suave, fit and successful music executive visiting home and looking for a little payback. Love has other plans for him, as he attempts to woo Jamie, all the while trying to distract the ditzy, pop-diva client (Anna Faris) he has in tow and a rival suitor (Chris Klein). Soon enough, Chris finds that romancing Jamie has not gotten any easier in his outrageous comedy of errors!
Just Like Heaven 1189 2005 Comedy; Fantasy; Romance Reese Witherspoon stars in the spirited romantic comedy <i>Just Like Heaven</i>. When David (Mark Ruffalo) rents his new apartment, the last thing he wants is company. Then Elizabeth (Reese Witherspoon) shows up, insisting the apartment is hers - until she disappears right before his eyes. He’s convinced she’s a spirit. She’s convinced she’s still alive. As they search for the truth of Elizabeth’s past, their relationship changes from resentment to romance. Also starring Jon Heder, <i>Just Like Heaven</i> is a delightful film that critics declare is "one of the best romantic comedies to come along in years" (JP Sarni, <i>Sirius Satellite Radio</i>).
Just Married 498 2003 Comedy; Romance <i>It was the perfect honeymoon...Until it began.</i><br /><br /> <b>Ashton Kutcher</b> and <b>Brittany Murphy</b> take the cake in this outrageous hit comedy. <br><br> Sarah (Murphy) is a happy-go-lucky rich girl whose meddling family is as snobbish as it is wealthy. Tom (Kutcher) is a hope-I-get-lucky party guy who prefers sports bars over fancy cars. But opposites attract sidesplitting fun when these two young newlyweds embark on their perfectly-planned European honeymoon with disastrous - and hilarious - results!
Keeping Mum 1145 2005 Comedy A pastor (Atkinson) preoccupied with writing the perfect sermon fails to realize that his wife is having an affair and his children are up to no good.
Kicking & Screaming 1013 2005 Comedy <i>"The perfect comedy for the entire family!" -- Shawn Edwards, Fox-TV</i><br><br> <b>Will Ferrell</b>'s trademark off-the-wall lunacy kicks in for a comedy sure to score big with the whole family! Phil Weston (Ferrell) is a mild-mannered suburban dad - who's suddenly transformed into a caffeine-fueled sports maniac when he becomes the coach of his son's unruly soccer team. But when the championship pits his underdog team against the squad coached by his own domineering dad (Oscar winner <b>Robert Duvall</b>), it's game on for the most uproarious mismatch of the season! Suit up for fun, Ferrell-style, with the comedy <i>Ebert & Roeper</i> give "Two Thumbs Up!"
Kindergarten Cop 354 1990 Action; Comedy; Crime; Family; Thriller <i>An undercover cop in a class by himself.</i><br><br> Arnold Schwarzenegger stars as an undercover cop posing as a kindergarten teacher in order to catch a dangerous criminal. Once he wrangles his young charges, as well as the affections of a beautiful teacher (Penelope Ann Miller), he prepares for a final showdown with his intended prey in this "Totally enjoyable" action-comedy.
King's Ransom 879 2005 Comedy <i>You Want to Kidnap the King? Take a Number!</i><br><br> Anthony Anderson is Malcolm King, the world's most arrogant and larger-than-life businessman. His ex-wife (Kellita Smith) is about to take him for everything he's worth, so to keep his loot, Malcolm stages his own kidnapping with help from his dim-witted mistress (Regina Hall) an d her ex-con brother (Charlie Murphy). What Malcolm doesn't realize, though, is that his grand plan is about to go hilariously awry...because he's not the only one hatching a plot to hold "The King" for ransom.
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang 1105 2005 Action; Comedy; Crime; Mystery; Thriller A murder mystery brings together a private eye, a struggling actress, and a thief masquerading as an actor.
Knight's Tale, A 1289 2001 Action; Adventure; Comedy <i>He Will Rock You</i><br /><br /> The 14th century takes a rocking new twist in <I>A Knight's Tale</I>, a stylish, exciting, action-packed adventure starring Heath Ledger (<I>The Patriot, 10 Things I Hate About You</I>) from acclaimed director Brian Helgeland (<I>Payback</I>). With heroic performances from Mark Addy (<I>The Full Monty, Down To Earth</I>), Rufus Sewell (<I>Dangerous Beauty, Dark City</I>) and Alan Tudyk (<I>28 Days, Wonder Boys</I>) and introducing sensational newcomer Shannyn Sossamon.<br><br> Heath Ledger is William Thatcher, a peasant squire who breaks all the rules when he passes himself off as a nobleman and takes the jousting world by storm. The only thing that stands between William and his dream of becoming the world champion of the extremest of sports is the bad boy of the sport Count Adhemar. And when the two rivals go lance to head at the world finals to determine who will be named the ultimate champion, you better arm yourself and hang on tight for the thrill ride of your life!
Kung Fu Hustle 1120 2004 Action; Comedy <i>From Walking Disaster To Kung Fu Master</i><br><br> <b>Stephen Chow</b> (director and star of <i>Shaolin Soccer</i>) is at it again with his newest action-packed and comedic martial-arts adventure, <i>Kung Fu Hustle</i>.<Br><Br> From wildly-imaginative kung fu showdowns to dance sequences featuring tuxedoed mobsters, you've never seen action this outrageous and characters this zany! With jaw-dropping fight sequences by <b>Yuen Wo Ping</b> (famed action choreographer of <i>Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon</i> and <i>The Matrix</i>), <i>Kung Fu Hustle</i> will blow you away!<Br><br> In a town ruled by the Axe Gang, Sing (<b>Stephen Chow</b>) desperately wants to become a member. He stumbles into a slum ruled by eccentric landlords who turn out to be kung fu masters in disguise. Sing's actions eventually cause the Axe Gang and the slumlords to engage in an explosive kung fu battle. Only one side will win and only one hero will emerge as the greatest kung fu master of all. <br><br> <i><b>Watch the trailer for KUNG FU HUSTLE!<br> Click on one of the following links:</i></b><br><Br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/kungfuhustle/trailer_high.asx"target="new">Windows Media - Hi 300K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/kungfuhustle/trailer_low.asx"target="new">Windows Media - Lo 56K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/kungfuhustle/trailer_high.ram"target="new">Real Player - High 300K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/kungfuhustle/trailer_low.ram"target="new">Real Player - Low 56K</a><br><br>
Kung Pow! 1352 2002 Action; Comedy <i>"A Laugh-Out-Loud Funny Spoof!" -Daily Variety</i><br /><br /> Writer/Director Steve Oedekerk (<I>Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls</I>) kicks the karate film genre up a notch by inserting new scenes, new dialogue-and himself-into an obscure Hong Kong chop-socky flick from the '70s. The result is "ridiculously funny and must be seen to be believed!" (Slant Magazine)<br><br> In order to avenge his family's death, a legendary warrior named "The Chosen One" (Oedekerk) wanders the countryside in search of the murderous Master Pain… also known as Betty. Filled with fist-flying action, incredible special effects, and outrageous kung foolishness, this martial arts mockery delivers knockout laughs from beginning to end!
Ladykillers, The 719 2004 Animation; Comedy; Crime; Horror <i>The Greatest Criminal Minds Of All Time Have Finally Met Their Match.</i><br><br> Academy Award-winning Tom Hanks turns in a hilariously original performance in <i>The Ladykillers</i>, the laugh-out-loud comedy that explodes with outrageous wit and slapstick humor from the Coen Brothers (<i>O Brother, Where Art Thou?, Fargo</i>). Underneath Professor G.H. Dorr's (Hanks) silver-tongued southern gentleman persona is a devious criminal who's assembled a motley gang of thieves to commit the heist of the century by funneling through his churchgoing landlady's root cellar to a casino's vault of riches. But these cons are far from pros. As their scheme begins blowing up in their faces, their landlady smells a rat. And when she threatens to call the police, they figure they'll just bump her off. After all, how hard can that be? Wickedly funny from start to finish, it would be a crime to miss <i>The Ladykillers</i>.<br>
Last Holiday 1174 2006 Adventure; Comedy; Drama <i>She always thought she was somebody special...and she was.</i><br /><br /> It's advice to follow for shy New Orleans cookware salesclerk Georgia Byrd (Oscar® nominee Queen Latifah) when she's led the believe that she has less than a month to live. It's time to give her life a serious makeover, so Georgia jets off on a dream vacation to live like there's no tomorrow! Enjoy hearty laughs and rollicking comedic misadventures when Georgia shakes up a glamorous European resort spa while enthusiastically embracing a new look...new moves...and a new attitude! LL Cool J is the handsome suitor back home who's not about to let Georgia slip away. Timothy Hutton, Gerard Depardieu, Alicia Witt and Giancarlo Esposito also star in this comedy hit that makes the good times last forever.
Last Shot, The 816 2005 Comedy <i>The Last Shot</i> is the laugh-out-loud comedy caper that takes the movie business, the mob, and the FBI and turns them into some very funny business indeed. Golden Globe nominee Matthew Broderick (<i>The Stepford Wives</i>) and Academy Award® nominee Alec Baldwin (<i>Along Came Polly</i>head a cast of outstanding stars who steal scenes and grab your funny bone every chance they get. After years of being on the A-List of complete failures, Hollywood screenwriter Steven Schats (Broderick) meets Joe Devine (Baldwin), a producer who green-lights his movie and makes him the director. But Devine isn't who he claims to be, not by a long shot. He's really an FBI agent using the movie in a sting to take down the mob. Inspired by the true story of the greatest movie <i>never</i> made, <i>The Last Shot</i> is truly funny.<br><br>
Laws Of Attraction 1278 2004 Comedy; Romance <i>Love Always Has The Last Word</i><br /><br /> Romance has never been funnier in this battle of wits and will! For Audrey Woods (Julianne Moore) and Daniel Rafferty (Pierce Brosnan), competition in the courtroom makes them New York's top-notch divorce attorneys. But when celebrity clients (Parker Posey and Michael Sheen) raise the stakes in their nasty divorce, Audrey and Daniel set out on a trip to make their case, and end up hitched themselves! Now, to spare their own professional reputations, they must fool people into believing they're actually in love...or are they fooling themselves?
Legally Blonde 40 2001 Comedy <i>Boldly going where no blonde has gone.</i><br><br> She's a California sorority girl who'll do anything to keep her man. Even if it means going all the way to law school! Reese Witherspoon (<I>Election</I>) stars with Luke Wilson (<I>Charlie's Angels</I>), Selma Blair (<I>Cruel Intentions</I>), Matthew Davis (<I>Pearl Harbor</I>) and Victor Garber (<I>Titanic</I>) in a knock-out comedy with a heart of gold - and hair to match!<Br><br> Elle Woods (Witherspoon) is a California blonde with couture clothes, fabulous friends and the hottest boyfriend on campus. So when Warner Huntington III (Davis) suddenly dumps her and heads for Harvard Law School, Elle takes matters into her own perfectly manicured hands. She enrolls too! Now getting Warner back should be a snap, right? Wrong! Elle's about to begin the toughest fight of her life - for love, honor, justice <I>and</I> respect for blondes everywhere!
Legend Of Drunken Master, The 46 1994 Action; Adventure; Comedy <i>He's got a secret weapon with a lot of kick.</i><br><br> The action legend himself -- Jackie Chan (<I>Shanghai Noon, Rush Hour</I>) -- explodes across the screen in a power-packed adventure that critics agree captures some of the most incredible action stunts ever! When the British government is discovered smuggling precious Chinese artifacts out of the country, folklore hero Wong Fei Hong (Chan) uses his uniquely outlandish style of martial arts…Drunken Boxing…to fight the conspirators and salvage the valuables before it's too late! And the more Hong drinks, the more agile he becomes -- able to fend off numerous attacks with unbelievable moves! With Chinese treasures and family pride on the line, Hong steps up to every challenge in this fun and unstoppable entertaining hit!
Lethal Weapon 1305 1987 Action; Comedy; Crime; Drama; Thriller Martin Riggs (Mel Gibson) is no ordinary cop. He's a Mad Max gone maniacal, a man whose killing expertise and suicidal recklessness make him a Lethal Weapon to anyone he works against. Or with.<BR> Roger Murtaugh (Danny Glover) is an easygoing homicide detective with a loving family, a big house and a pension he doesn't want to lose. Imagine Murtaugh's shock when he learns his new partner is a guy with nothing left to lose: wild-eyed, burnt-out Martin Riggs.<BR> Lethal Weapon is the thrill-packed story of two Vietnam-vets-turned-cops who have just one other thing in common: both hate to work with partners. But their partnership becomes the key to survival when a routine murder investigation leads to all-out, take-no-prisoners, martial-arts-and-machine-guns war with an international heroin ring.
Lethal Weapon 2 1306 1989 Action; Comedy; Crime; Drama; Thriller Buddy-cops Martin Riggs and Murtaugh are back, trying to keep a key witness-and themselves-alive in Lethal Weapon 2. And exciting it is, from its breathless opening chase through L.A. streets to its raging gun-battle finale. In between, there's a six-story plummet from a window, a booby-trapped toilet, a Houdini-like underwater escape and the incredible destruction of a chic hillside stilt house.
Lethal Weapon 3 1307 1992 Action; Comedy; Crime; Thriller <i>The magic is back again!</i><br /><br /> They're back in their most successful, most explosive, most hilarious smash hit yet. They come, they see, they kick butt in a caper that has LA police detectives Riggs (Gibson) and Murtaugh (Glover) ripping into a vicious crime ring dealing guns to the streets. <br> Joe Pesci returns as shady ex-mob accountant Leo Getz, and Rene Russo ads a lethal kick as Internal Affairs investigator Lorna Cole, like Riggs a born risktaker. Risks are everywhere: a high-rise explodes into dust, a housing tract goes up like matchsticks, Riggs takes an 80-foot plunge on a motorcycle. Lethal Weapon 3 isn't just more of everything. It's the most!
Lethal Weapon 4 1308 1998 Action; Comedy; Crime; Thriller <i>The Gang's All Here</i><br /><br /> Mel Gibson and Danny Glover return as buddy cops Riggs and Murtaugh, with Joe Pesci riding comedy shotgun as chatterbox Leo. Murtaugh is still the family man. Riggs is still the gonzo loose cannon and--what's this?--family man. His will he/won't he marriage to Cole (Rene Russo) is one of the new wrinkles in this powerhouse crowd-pleaser that also stars comedy favorite Chris Rock and international action star Jet Li. Wedding bells, ammo shells, explosive laughter--this one's fully loaded!
Liar, Liar 655 1997 Comedy <i>Trust Me</i><br /><br /> In this uproarious hit from the director and producers of The Nutty Professor, comic genius Jim Carrey stars as a fast-talking attorney and habitual liar who, forced by his son's birthday wish, must tell the truth for the next 24 hours. Co-starring Jennifer Tilly, Swoosie Kurtz and Amanda Donohoe. Siskel & Ebert give Liar, Liar "Two thumbs up!"
Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou, The 817 2004 Comedy Internationally famous oceanographer Steve Zissou (Bill Murray) and his crew - Team Zissou - set sail on an expedition to hunt down the mysterious, elusive, possibly non-existent jaguar shark that killed Zissou's partner during the documentary filming of their latest adventure. They are joined on their voyage by a young airline co-pilot who may or may not be Zissou's son, (Owen Wilson), a beautiful journalist (Cate Blanchett) assigned to write a profile of Zissou, and his estranged wife and co-producer, Eleanor (Anjelica Huston). They face overwhelming complications including pirates, kidnapping and bankruptcy. Oscar-nominated writer-director Wes Anderson (2001, <i>The Royal Tenenbaums</i>, Best Original Screenplay) has assembled an all-star cast that includes Willem Dafoe, Jeff Goldblum, Michael Gambon, Noah Taylor, and Bud Cort for this wildly original adventure-comedy.
Little Nicky 521 2000 Comedy <i>Being Evil Ain't Easy.</i><br /><br /> When your mother is an angel and your father is the devil, life can be really confusing. For Little Nicky (Adam Sandler, <I>Big Daddy, The Waterboy</I>), it just got a whole lot worse. His two evil brothers have just escaped from Hell and are wreaking havoc on an unsuspecting earth. His dad (a devilish Harvey Keitel, <I>U-571, Pulp Fiction</I>) is disintegrating and it's up to Nicky to save him and all of humanity. Can Nicky find his inner evil in time to save the world?<br><br> With amazing special effects, a hot heavy metal soundtrack and a star-studded cast including Patricia Arquette, Jon Lovitz and Rodney Dangerfield plus many more, Hell has never been so much fun!
Living the Dream 1148 2006 Comedy; Drama The singles Brenda (Sean Young) and her long time friend norwegian Jonathan (Christian Schoyen) are trying to succeed in Los Angeles...
Lock, Stock And Two Smoking Barrels 11 1998 Comedy; Crime; Thriller <i>A disgrace to criminals everywhere</i><br><br> Streetwise charmer and cardshark Eddy (Nick Moran) walks into the biggest card game of his life carrying a stake backed by the life-savings of his three best mates, Tom (Jason Flemying), Bacon (Jason Statham) and Soap (Dexter Fletcher). Eddy is the sharpest player on the circuit but the game is set-up, and Eddy leaves owing underworld boss "Hatchet" Harry (P.H. Moriarty) half a million. Harry gives Eddy a week to come up with the money before he starts taking fingers as collateral. Eddy's dad, JD (Sting) can cancel the debt by handing over his bar, lock, stock, and barrel to his old adversary, Harry, JD refuses to give in, feeling his street-tough son can get himself out of his own messes. So, while Harry sends a couple of petty crooks to steal a pair of antique shotguns to add to his collection, Eddy and his mates plan a caper that will enable them to pay off Harry and make out like bandits! In a comedy of errors, and a helter-skelter ride through London's gangland, the guns, cash, drugs and identities become all mixed up as a full complement of London's lowlife get involved in a melee which even their menace can't handle. Full of energy and surprising twists at every turn, it's a rollicking comedy that has it all, <i>Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels</i>.
Lonesome Jim 1038 2005 Comedy; Drama Failing to make it on his own, 27-year-old Jim moves back in with his parents and deals with crippling family obligations.
Longest Yard, The 758 1974 Comedy; Drama <i>First down, ten years to go.</i><br><br> Burt Reynolds leads the downfield charge in this raucous, rough-and-tumble comedy-drama directed by Robert Aldrich (<i>The Flight of the Phoenix, The Dirty Dozen</i>). Reynolds plays one-time pro quarterback Paul Crewe, now behind bars for leading the state police on a wild chase in a "borrowed" car. Eddie Albert (<i>Roman Holiday</i>), in a sharp turn away from his "Green Acres" persona, is the sadistic, scheming warden who recruits Crewe to form a team of convicts to go up against the warden's polished, semi-pro team of prison guards in a championship game. Crewe has agreed that his team - dubbed the "Mean Machine" - will provide only passive resistance to the squad of brutal guards. But the gridiron showdown turns into a gritty game of cunning strategy and outright survival as the Mean Machine defies the warden's iron-fisted control and attempts to go the distance in <i>The Longest Yard</i>!
M*A*S*H (MASH) 263 1970 Comedy; War <i>Restored, Uncut Original Version!</i><br><br> One of the world's most acclaimed comedies, <I>M*A*S*H</I> focuses on three Korean War Army surgeons brilliantly brought to life by Donald Sutherland, Tom Skerritt and Elliott Gould. Though highly skilled and deeply dedicated, they adopt a hilarious, lunatic lifestyle as an antidote to the tragedies of their Mobile Army Surgical Hospital, and in the process infuriate Army bureaucrats. Robert Duvall, Gary Burghoff and Sally Kellerman co-star as a sanctimonious Major, an other-worldly Corporal, and a self-righteous yet lusty nurse.
Madagascar 1130 2005 Animation <i>From the studio that brought you Shrek and Shark Tale!</i><br><br> Move it! Move it! for <i>Madagascar</i>, the #1 Family Comedy of the Year, from the studio that brought you <i>Shrek</i> and <i>Shark Tale</i>. When four pampered animals from the New York's Central Park Zoo accidentally find themselves shipwrecked on the exotic island of Madagascar, they discover it really IS a jungle out there! Ben Stiller, Chris Rock, David Schwimmer and Jada Pinkett Smith headline an all-star cast of hilarious animals, including a quartet of mischievous penguins and legions of lemurs, led by the outrageous King Julien, <i>Madagascar</i> is a roaring good family film that you'll go wild for again and again!<br><br> PLUS! Before the mission to Madagascar, those zany Penguins stirred up some holiday spirit back at the zoo. Check out the "cute and cuddly" foursome starring in their very own whacked-out film, <i>A Christmas Caper</i>!
Major League 540 1989 Comedy; Sport She beautiful, smart, goal-oriented, and she just inherited the Cleveland Indians. Unfortunately, she wants to move the franchise to Miami, and a losing season is her only ticket to Florida. So she signs the wildest gang of screwballs that ever spit tobacco.<br><br> They're handsome, but they're hopeless! Her catcher (Tom Berenger) is a washed-up womanizer who struck out in life. Her ace pitcher (Charlie Sheen) is a punked-out crazy who struck out with the law. And her third baseman (Corbin Bersen) is more concerned about fielding endorsements than grounders.<br><br> Throw in a busload of other misfits and you've got yourself a hilarious line-up that's destined for disaster. Or is it?
Major League II 541 1994 Comedy; Sport <i>America's Favorite Team Is Back!</i><br /><br /> They're back -- and better than ever! The diehard Cleveland Indians who went from worst to first now cope with fame and its perks as the team tries to hit, hustle and joke its way back to the top.<br><br> Reckless thrower Rick "Wild Thing" Vaughn (Charlie Sheen), catcher Jake Taylor (Tom Berenger), self-absorbing infielder Roger Dorn (Corbin Bernsen), slugger Pedro Cerrano (Dennis Haysbert) and more are in for a whole new ballgame in this hilarious sequel. Harry Doyle (Bob Uecker) is back in the booth with colorful play-by-ply, team owner Rachel Phelps (Margaret Whitton) schemes to the hilt and Randy Quaid joins the lineup as a marvelously motor-mouthed bleacher bum. <I>Major League II</I> is major fun!
Man Of The House 831 2005 Comedy <i>He just wants to protect them. They just want to have fun.</i><br><br> When five perky cheerleaders witness the murder of a drug bust informant, they require 'round-the-clock' surveillance to keep from being the next victims. Enter tough-as-nails Texas Ranger Lt. Roland Sharp (<b>Tommy Lee Jones</b>), who masquerades as their assistant coach and camps out in their campus digs. But these feisty foxes just want to have fun, and the buttoned-down Sharp learns it's no easy task to keep the uncontrollable coeds in line and out of harm's way. <b>Cedric the Entertainer</b> joins this spirited cast in a comedy that busts out with high energy, pride, and the joy of a Texas Ranger getting in touch with his feminine side.
Man Who Knew Too Little, The 662 1997 Comedy; Crime; Thriller <i>The International intelligence community is about to get a lot less intelligent.</i><br /><br /> Wallace Ritchie, an American vacationer in London doesn't know that the bullets are real and the truth serum true. He thinks the intrigue erupting around him is part of an audience-participation theater event. Yet the world's fate depends on this gullible goofus who can't even spell CIA.<BR><br> Bill Murray is Ritchie, the niave spy who comes in very bold in The Man Who Knew Too Little. He can't believe how believable the make-believe is. But as Ritchie's funny experiences with a femme fatale, a corpse, highway pursuits (lesson #1: drive on the left), assassins and a bomb proove, variety isn't just the spice of life. It's just the life of spies.
Man, The 1059 2005 Action; Comedy <i>One guy walks the walk. The other guy talks the talk.</i><br><br> Behind every great man, there's a great...big...nerd?<Br><br> Tough guy Samuel L. Jackson (<i>Coach Carter</i>) teams with funnyman Eugene Levy (the <i>American Pie</i> films) "to huge comic effect" (Kirk Honeycutt, <i>The Hollywood Reporter</i>) as the most mismatched partners of all time in this hilarious not-so-buddy movie.<Br><br> Agent Vann (Jackson) always gets his man. But he gets a little something extra when the arms dealers he's been tracking mistake a dental supply salesman, Andy Fiddler (Levy), for their buyer. Now in order to nab the gunrunners, Vann "recruits" the talkative toothologist to keep playing the part. But can Vann get Fiddler to walk the walk? Or will Fiddler just continue to talk the talk? Only one thing is certain. When the smoke clears, "you'll be a fan of <i>The Man</i>" (Neil Rose, <i>NY1 News</i>)!
Mars Attacks! 537 1996 Action; Comedy; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>Nice Planet. We'll Take It!</i><br /><br /> SEE! Stars that shine across the galaxy. Jack Nicholson, Glenn Close, Annette Bening, Pierce Brosnan, Danny DeVito and a dozen more! SHRIEK! At mean, green invaders from the angry red planet! Armed with insta-fry ray guns, endowed with slimy, humungous brains-and enlivened with out-of-this-world bur state-of-the-art special effects. GASP! As the US legislature is overwhelmed. (Don't fear, we still have 2 out of 3 branches of the government working for us, and that ain't bad!) THRILL! As Earth fights back with an unexpected weapon. Take that, Martians!
Martin 1301 1977 Comedy; Horror <i>See It With Someone You're Sure Of…</i><br /><br /> From director George A. Romero comes a dynamic gothic original. <I>Martin</I> is both frightening and intentionally funny with ironic twists Hitchcock would envy.<br><br> Martin is a misunderstood young man who happens to be a vampire…maybe. The sun really just bothers his eyes a little, garlic and crosses have no effect, and he has no fangs. He also doesn't have any vampiric powers, which makes acquiring blood an extremely harrowing experience for all involved.<br><br> An excellent combination of satire and gore <I>Martin</I> is a real cult classic with new subtleties you'll pick up each time you see it.
The Mask 446 1994 Action; Comedy; Crime; Fantasy; Musical Bank clerk Stanley Ipkiss is transformed into a manic super-hero when he wears a mysterious mask.
The Matador 1049 2005 Comedy; Crime; Drama; Thriller A globetrotting hitman and a crestfallen businessman meet in a hotel bar in Mexico City in an encounter that draws them together in a way neither expected.
Matchstick Men 982 2003 Comedy; Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>"Two thumbs way up."-Ebert & Roeper</i><br /><br /> If there's a sucker born every minute, these guys will work the delivery room. Meet Roy and Frank, con men who plan to flimflam a flimflammer out of big-time dough. They have a new partner to help them too: Roy's long-absent 14-year-old daughter, who has entered his life and is eager to learn the art of the con.<br><br> Just when you think you have it figured out you don't, during this acclaimed comedy thriller directed by Ridley Scott. Nicolas Cage is winningly quirky as Roy, genius at crime and basket case in life because he's an agoraphobe, a germaphobe and suddenly a <I>parent</I>. Sam Rockwell is wily Frank. And Alison Lohman plays the wild child at Roy's door. For fun, suspense and brain-busting twists, nothing's hotter than <I>Matchstick Men</I>.
Me, Myself & Irene 55 2000 Comedy <i>It's not unusual for two men to be in love with the same woman…unless it's the same man.</i><br><br> Jim Carrey delivers a hysterical performance in this "fall-down, flat-out, irresistibly deranged movie" (<I>Rolling Stone</I>). Rhode Island state trooper Charlie Baileygates (Jim Carrey) proves that nice guys finish first after marrying the prettiest gal in town. But when she leaves him for another man, Charlie develops a split personality and his outrageous opposite, Hank, is born! Hank's got a filthy mouth, a bad attitude and a short fuse. When Charlie falls crazy in love with the beautiful but wanted Irene, he must wage war -- with himself -- for the confused Irene's affections.
Me, Myself & Irene 1353 2000 Adventure; Comedy; Crime; Romance <i>It's not unusual for two men to be in love with the same woman…unless it's the same man.</i><br /><br /> Jim Carrey delivers a hysterical performance in this "fall-down, flat-out, irresistibly deranged movie" (<I>Rolling Stone</I>). Rhode Island state trooper Charlie Baileygates (Jim Carrey) proves that nice guys finish first after marrying the prettiest gal in town. But when she leaves him for another man, Charlie develops a split personality and his outrageous opposite, Hank, is born! Hank's got a filthy mouth, a bad attitude and a short fuse. When Charlie falls crazy in love with the beautiful but wanted Irene, he must wage war -- with himself -- for the confused Irene's affections.
Mean Machine 1315 2002 Comedy; Drama; Sport <i>Inside for 3 years, outside for 90 minutes.</i><br /><br /> From the producer of <I>Snatch</I> comes this rousing, rough-and-tumble story that shows spirit and heart can exist in the most unlikely places… and in the most unlikely men.<Br><br> Ex-soccer star Danny Meehan (Vinnie Jones) was sitting on top of the world… until a sports fixing scam ruined his career and an assault charge landed him jail. When the prison's soccer-crazed warden (David Hemmings) asks Danny to coach the guard's soccer team, Danny counters with another idea: a match between the guards and the convicts. For the inmates, it's the dream of a lifetime: a dirty no-holds barred chance to face the malicious guards. But first, Danny must turn a group of murderers, thieves and madmen into something unthinkable: a team. Based on the film classic <I>The Longest Yard</I>, <I>Mean Machine</I> scores with its lineup of gritty action, colorful characters and hilarious comedy.
Meet The Fockers 740 2004 Comedy Domestic disaster looms for male nurse Greg Focker (Stiller) when his straight-laced, ex-CIA father-in-law (De Niro) asks to meet his wildly unconventional mom and dad (Streisand and Hoffman). It’s family bonding gone hysterically haywire, in the must-see comedy critics are calling "A laugh riot!" (Larry King)
Melinda & Melinda 864 2005 Drama <i>One love story. Two versions. Seriously funny.</i><br><br> You'll "laugh till it hurts" (<i>Rolling Stones</i>) watching comedy superstar <b>Will Ferrell</b> lead a talented ensemble cast in this innovative and seriously funny film. Legendary writer/director <b>Woody Allen</b> tells a woman's story twice - once as a comedy, once as a drama. When emotionally desperate Melinda (<b>Radha Mitchell</b>) crashes a Manhattan dinner party, the chaos that ensues leads to romantic temptations and unexpected love affairs. Ferrell delivers a laugh-out-loud performance as a neurotic, out-of-work actor who falls for Melinda's quirky charms.
Men In Black 548 1997 Comedy; Sci-Fi Agent Jay (Will Smith) and Agent Kay (Tommy Lee Jones) are turning up the heat on alien terrorists and delivering hot new technology at the same time. Experience the galaxy's biggest sci-fi hit with a universe of exclusive special features, including 3 scene editing workshops, technical commentary and more!
Men In Black II 549 2002 Comedy; Sci-Fi <i>Same Planet, New Scum.</i><br /><br /> Tommy Lee Jones and Will Smith are back in black as the scum-fighting super-agents Kay and Jay - regulators of all things alien on planet Earth. Their latest mission: to save the world from a total intergalactic disaster!<br><br> When a renegade Kylothian monster disguised as a lingerie model threatens the survival of the human race, the boys of the MIB get the call to step up… and get busy! But first, Jay needs to drag Kay out of an early retirement with the U.S. Post Office -- and there's not much time to get him up to speed. With their headquarters under siege and time running out, the boys in black enlist the help of Frank the Pug and a posse of hard-living worms to help them kick some seriously sexy alien butt!
William Shakespeare's The Merchant Of Venice 818 2004 Comedy; Drama Antonio (Jeremy Irons), a successful but cash-poor merchant, approaches Shylock (Al Pacino), a wealthy moneylender, for a loan to help his young friend Bassanio (Joseph Fiennes, <i>Shakespeare in Love</i>) woo the fair Portia (Lynn Collins, <i>13 Going On 30</i>). Despite being longtime enemies, Shylock grants the request, but demands one pound of Antonio's flesh if the debt is not repaid on time. When Antonio defaults on the loan, Shylock seeks what is legally owed to him but soon learns that those whom evil is done, do evil in return.
Mexican, The 465 2001 Comedy; Crime Together for the first time, superstars Brad Pitt and Julia Roberts take a hilarious, action-packed tour south of the border with James Gandolfini (<I>The Sopranos</I>) in what People Magazine calls "a quirky romantic comedy with plenty of gunplay and intrigue."<br><br> Before reckless Jerry can make amends with Samantha, he has to take one more wild ride down to Mexico to pick up a priceless antique pistol and settle his debts. As things begin heating up with mob bosses and hit men, the action boils over with surprise twists and turns in the film Roger Ebert gives "Thumbs Up".
Midnight Run 968 1988 Action; Comedy Jack Walsh (Robert De Niro) is a tough ex-cop turned bounty hunter. Jonathan "The Duke" Mardukas (Charles Grodin) is a sensitive accountant who embezzled $15 million from the Mob, gave it to charity and then jumped bail. Jack's in for a cool $100,000 if he can deliver The Duke from New York to L.A. on time. And alive. Sounds like just another <i>Midnight Run</i> (a piece of cake in bounty hunter slang), but it turns into a cross-country chase. The FBI is after The Duke to testify-the Mob is after him for revenge-and Walsh is after him to just shut up. If someone else doesn't do the job, the two unlikely partners may end up killing each other in this hilarious, action-filled blockbuster from producer-director Martin Brest (<i>Beverly Hills Cop</i>).
Mighty Ducks, The 341 1992 Comedy <i>He's never coached. They've never won. Together they'll learn everything about winning!</i><br><br> Screen favorite Emilio Estevez (<I>Stakeout, Young Guns</I>) stars in <I>The Mighty Ducks</I>, the hilarious comedy that made moviegoers stand up and cheer! Tough trial lawyer Gordon Bombay (Estevez) never loses. But when he's slapped with a community service assignment, he must coach a ragtag team of pee wee hockey players who can't skate, can't score and can't win! Reluctantly, Bombay takes on the assignment and soon realizes that there are more important things than winning. Armed with this new attitude, feathers fly as Bombay and The Ducks battle along to the toughest game of their lives!
Millions 1229 2004 Comedy <i>From The Imagination Of Danny Boyle</i><br /><br /> From legendary director Danny Boyle comes "a family film of limitless imagination and surprising joy!" (<i>Chicago Sun-Times</i>) <bR><Br> It's holiday season and seven-year-old Damian believes he's received a divine gift from above when a suitcase filled with cash literally falls out of the sky. Damian is anxious to share the wealth with those less fortunate while his fun-loving brother Anthony would rather spend it like there's no tomorrow! But when the loot turns out to be stolen, both boys' plans are put to the test-with heartwarming and hilarious results.
Miss Congeniality 865 2000 Comedy Legs waxed. Lips glossed. Gun ready. FBI Agent Gracie Hart is going undercover as a hopeful eager to be the next Miss United States. But Gracie doesn't have a beauty-pageant bone in her body.<br><br> Sandra Bullock gets physical in <I>Miss Congeniality</I>, bringing her powerhouse talent for physical comedy to the role of an operative posing as a pageant contestant in order to ferret out a terrorist targeting the event. Michael Caine deliciously plays the frustrated consultant hired to turn the FBI's Dirty Harriet into a poised beauty. And Benjamin Bratt, Candice Bergen, William Shatner and Ernie Hudson also score points for hilarity in this box-office smash.
Miss Congeniality 2 866 2005 Comedy <i>Armed and Fabulous</i><br><br> Sandra Bullock returns as Special Agent Gracie Hart in a funny, fabulous <i>Miss Congeniality</i> follow up. This time, she's the bureau's new celebrity face, making the rounds of talk shows (her heroics at the Miss United States Beauty Pageant made her too famous for field work). She also has a new partner (Regina King), an agent with anger-management issues and a dim opinion of pampered Gracie. But when Gracie's friends (returning stars Heather Burns and William Shatner) are kidnapped, nothing can keep Special Agent GS13 out of the action. Look out world. The cover girl is going back undercover!
The Moguls 1220 2005 Comedy Citizens of a small town, under the influence of a man in the midst of a mid-life crisis (Bridges), come together to make an adult film.
Monster-In-Law 1015 2005 Comedy; Drama; Romance <i>She met the perfect man. Then she met his mother!</i><br><br> Charlie (<b>Jennifer Lopez</b>) thought she'd never find the man of her dreams until she meets Kevin (<b>Michael Vartan</b>). However, poor Charlie is in for a shock when she finally meets his overly possessive mother, Viola (<b>Jane Fonda</b>). Determined to scare off her son's new fiancée, Viola hatches a scheme to become the world's worst mother-in-law! With the help of her loyal, wise-cracking assistant (<b>Wanda Sykes</b>), Viola does everything she can to break up the happy couple. But when Charlie gets wise to her schemes and decides to fight back, a wild and hysterical battle of wits begins!
Monty Python And The Holy Grail 389 1974 Comedy <I>Monty Python And The Holy Grail</I> is a hilarious send-up of the Middle Ages as told through the story of King Arthur and framed by a modern-day murder investigation.<br><br> This two-disc special edition includes a widescreen presentation of the film along with commentaries by directors Terry Gilliam & Terry Jones, behind-the-scenes photos you've never seen before and much more!
Monty Python's Life Of Brian (Criterion) 388 1979 Comedy <i>"The funniest and most sustained feature yet from Britain's bad boys." - Leonard Maltin</i><br><br> After slaying the Arthurian legend in their now classic Holy Grail, the Pythons set their sights on the Greatest Story Ever Told. Blind faith, virgin birth, crucifixion - nothing is sacred in this epic send-up of ancient times, which draws on the cornball biblical blockbusters of the 1950s to lampoon celebrity culture in any era. Criterion has gathered the guilty parties- including John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, and Michael Palin - for two audio commentaries as provocative and hilarious as the film itself.
Monty Python's The Meaning Of Life 390 1983 Comedy <i>2 Disc Special Edition!</i><br><br> 2 Discs containing hours of all-new outrageous bonus features created exclusively for this DVD by the Monty Python team and remastered with 5.1 high definition sound!
Mozart and the Whale 1175 2005 Comedy; Drama; Romance A love story between two savants with Asperger's syndrome, a kind of autism, whose disabilites sabotage their budding relationship.
Mr. & Mrs. Smith 876 2005 Action; Comedy <i>"Smart & Sexy." -- New York Daily News</i><br><br> <b>Brad Pitt</b> and <b>Angelina Jolie</b> smolder in one of the most anticipated, sizzling action films ever made. After five (or six) years of vanilla-wedded bliss, ordinary suburbanites John and Jane Smith (Pitt and Jolie) are stuck in a rut the size of the Grand Canyon—until the truth comes out! Unbeknownst to each other, they are both coolly lethal, highly paid assassins working for rival organizations. And when they discover they're each other's next target, their secret lives collide in a spicy, explosive mix of wicked comedy, pent-up passion, nonstop action and high-tech weaponry that gives an all-new meaning to "Till death do us part!"
Mr. 3000 741 2004 Comedy; Drama; Sport <i>Getting back in the game...means getting back into shape!</i><br><br> This hilarious, crowd-pleasing hit scores big laughs with funnyman Bernie Mac (<i>Bad Santa, Ocean's 11</i>) and Academy Award nominee Angela Bassett (Best Actress, <i>What's Love Got to Do With It,</i> 1993)! The day he got his 3,000th big league hit, Stan Ross (Mac) walked away from the game believing he'd punched his ticket to the Hall of Fame. But 10 years later, Stan becomes baseball's biggest error when it's discovered that three of his hits don't count! Now this over-the-hill former star with an oversized ego decides to make the major leagues' most outrageous comeback in order to regain his claim to fame! Also featuring Chris North (TV's <i>Sex and the City, Cast Away</i>) and Paul Sorvino (<i>The Cooler, Goodfellas</i>)...catch the laugh-packed comedy that's been a home run with audiences everywhere!
Mr. Deeds 652 2002 Comedy <i>Don't Let The Fancy Clothes Fool You.</i><br /><br /> There's a new kid in town.<br><br> Funnyman Adam Sandler stars in <I>Mr. Deeds</I>, the hilarious re-make of the classic American comedy <I>Mr. Deeds Goes To Town</I>.<br><br> Small town guy Longfellow Deeds (Sandler) goes to the big city to collect a $40 billion inheritance from a long lost uncle. Living in a palatial mansion with the services of an unusual personal butler (John Turturro) isn't too bad. Things get even better when he meets a beautiful school nurse (Winona Ryder). But money changes everything, and things aren't what they seem- his sweetie is actually a journalist feeding reports of his outrageous behavior to the press! Now, it's up to Deeds to straighten everyone out - with a few right hooks and lots of common sense.
Mrs. Henderson Presents (Widescreen) 1162 2005 Comedy; Drama <i>The Show Must Go On, But The Clothes Must Come Off.</i><br /><br /> Academy Award® winner Judi Dench (<i>Shakespeare In Love</i>) received her fifth Oscar® nomination for her saucy, hilarious performance in <i>Mrs. Henderson Presents</i>. Laura Henderson (Dench) may be a widow in London but she is certainly not going to spend the rest of her days playing bridge. In a time when England is brought to its knees by war, she brings a nation to its feet in applause-with a live show featuring nude girls! Dench and Academy Award® nominee Bob Hoskins have won critics' hearts in this stylish gem that Joe Morgenstern from <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> calls "one of the wittiest comedies to come our way in a very long time!"
Must Love Dogs 1172 2005 Comedy; Romance <i>Diane Lane and John Cusack are irresistible." -- Gene Shalit, Today/NBC-TV</i><br /><br /> Pretty pre-school teacher Sarah Nolan (Diane Lane) is divorced, demoralized and dateless - until her sister posts her profile at perfectmatch.com. Now she has lots of dates. With weirdos, weepers, lechers, jocks - and Jake (John Cusack), a soulful boat builder whose idea of true love comes straight out of <i>Doctor Zhivago</i>. Jake is attractive, smart and maybe a bit too intense. So Sarah passes him by. And maybe passes up her one real chance for love.<Br><br> With a witty script and irresistible stars (including Christopher Plummer as Sarah's widowed dad, weaving his own worldwide web of romance, and Stockard Channing as his new lady friend), this romantic comedy is as delightful a surprise as a perfect blind date. Don't miss out: love could be just a mouse click away!
Naked Gun 2 1/2 242 1991 Comedy <i>Frank Drebin Is Back. Just Accept It.</i><br><br> Lt. Frank Drebin (Leslie Nielsen) loves a mystery. Why are we here? Is there life after sex? Yes, Drebin tackles the big issues -- and the biggest of all is how to stop devious Quentin Hapsburg's (Robert Goulet) plan to destroy the environment!<br><br> Returning with Nielsen in this hilarious <I>Naked Gun</I> sequel are Priscilla Presley as Jane, the woman who can melt a cheese sandwich from 20 paces and George Kennedy as intrepid Cap. Ed Hocken. That gang's all here. And so are the laughs. Like Drebin, you're gonna love it!
Naked Gun 33 1/3 243 1994 Comedy Oscar night. Who will win? Who will lose? And will someone please kick that numbskull off stage?<br><br> Wait! That's no ordinary numbskull. That's Lt. Frank Drebin, crashing the ceremonies to stop a terrorist plot that could mean curtains for him -- or will a simple window shade be enough? Yes, back for a hilarious threepeat and a state-of-the-art advance in sequence numbering are the filmmakers you love, the returning stars you adore, the returning stars you adore, plus others getting <I>Naked</I> for the first time: Fred Ward, Anna Nicole Smith and more folks you'd happily give your seat to on a crowded bus.<br><br> The fun begins when…oops, we don't want to give away the gags. No, you'll just have to pay for them. You'll be glad you did!
Naked Gun, The 241 1988 Comedy Those screw-loose <I>Airplane!</I> creators have done it again! Leslie Nielsen stars as Police Squad's own granite-jawed, rock brained cop Frank Drebin, who bumbles across a mind control scheme to assassinate Queen Elizabeth. Priscilla Presley, O.J. Simpson, a stuffed beaver, two baseball teams and an odd assortment of other join the wacko goings-on and blow the laugh-o-meter to smithereens.
Nanny McPhee 1190 2006 Adventure; Comedy <i>"The New Mary Poppins!" -- Melanie Moon, WB-TV</i><br /><br /> In this wickedly charming tale, Emma Thompson portrays a mysterious woman with special powers who enters the household of the recently widowed Mr. Brown (Colin firth) and attempts to tame his seven very naughty children. The children have managed to drive away 17 previous nannies, but as Nanny McPhee takes control, they begin to notice that their misbehaving has magical and startling consequences. "A magical, fantastic and wonderful fable that will capture the heart of the whole family!" (Maria Salas, NBC-TV)
Napoleon Dynamite 792 2004 Comedy <i>Napoleon Dynamite</i> is a new kind of hero, complete with a tight red 'fro, sweet moon boots, and skills that can’t be topped. Napoleon spends his days drawing mythical beasts, duking it out with his brother, Kip, and avoiding his scheming Uncle Rico. When two new friends enter Napoleon's life - shy Deb and mustachioed Pedro - the trio launches a campaign to elect Pedro for class president and make the student body's wildest dreams come true. But if Pedro is to beat by stuck-up Summer, Napoleon will have to unleash his secret weapon...
National Security 1354 2003 Action; Comedy; Crime; Thriller <i>"Wild come brilliance!" -David Sheehan, CBS</i><br /><br /> When Martin Lawrence (<i>Bad Boys</i>) and Steve Zahn (<i>Daddy Day Care</i>) team up as security guards, no one's safe! <BR><BR> LAPD reject and major troublemaker Earl (Martin Lawrence) got L.A. cop Hank (Steve Zahn) kicked off the force for brutality. Now, these two guys who can't stand each other, are stuck working together as lowly security guards. And they're playing cops to bring down a smuggling ring-if they can stay alive and stay one step ahead of the real cops. <BR><BR> Co-starring Eric Roberts (<i>The Specialist</i>), <i>National Security</i> will take you on a wild ride with the most unlikely heroes ever to wear a badge.
Next Friday 1447 2000 Comedy <i>The Suburbs Make The Hood Look Good.</i><br /><br /> Get ready to kick it again with Ice Cube (<I>Three Kings, The Players Club</I>) as he moves to the burbs in this outrageous sequel!<br><br> Last Friday, Craig (Cube) kicked Debo's (Tiny Lister, Jr., <I>The Fifth Element</I>) butt. Now Debo is out for revenge, so Craig's dad smuggles him out of the hood and into the burbs to stay with his sex-crazed Uncle Elroy and cousin Day-Day. But between Day-Day's crazy ex-girlfriend, the gun-toting homies next door and a rumble with a record store owner, Craig is gonna wish he was back in South Central where it's safe!<br><br> With a red-hot soundtrack featuring Ice Cube, Lil' Zane, Wyclef Jean and the much-anticipated NWA reunion, this laugh riot will have you "screeching from start to finish!" (Jeff Millar, Houston Chronicle).
Night At The Roxbury 473 1998 Comedy With their iridescent suits, gold chains and sideburns, the Butabi Brothers are confident they're cool enough to go wherever the night takes them. But the doormen at L.A.'s hottest clubs think not, and keep them out on the street--until a fortunate accident ushers them into the ultra-hip Roxbury Club and into a life they once only dreamed about.
Night of the Comet 569 1984 Comedy; Horror; Sci-Fi A comet wipes out most of life on Earth, leaving two Valley Girls to fight the evil types who survive.
No Cure for Cancer 457 1992 Comedy; Documentary Ticked off comic Denis Leary talks honestly about subjects ranging from smoking, red meat, drugs, his family, rehab, and yes, cancer.
O Brother, Where Art Thou? 146 2000 Comedy; Crime Disenchanted with the daily drudge of crushing rocks on a prison farm in Mississippi, the dapper, silver-tongued Ulysses Everett McGill (George Clooney, <I>The Perfect Storm</I>) busts loose. Except he's shackled to his two chain-mates from the chain gang - bad tempered Pete (John Turturro, <I>Summer of Sam</I>) and sweet, dimwitted Delmar (Tim Blake Nelson, <I>Hamlet</I>). With nothing to lose and buried loot to regain - before it is lost forever in a flood - the three embark on the adventure of a lifetime in this hilarious offbeat road picture. Populated with strange characters, including a blind prophet, sexy sirens and a one-eyed Bible salesman (John Goodman, <I>Coyote Ugly</I>), it's an odyssey filled with chases, close calls, near misses and betrayal that will leave you laughing at every outrageous and surprising twist and turn.
O Brother, Where Art Thou? 997 2000 Adventure; Comedy; Crime; Music Disenchanted with the daily drudge of crushing rocks on a prison farm in Mississippi, the dapper, silver-tongued Ulysses Everett McGill (George Clooney, <I>The Perfect Storm</I>) busts loose. Except he's shackled to his two chain-mates from the chain gang - bad tempered Pete (John Turturro, <I>Summer of Sam</I>) and sweet, dimwitted Delmar (Tim Blake Nelson, <I>Hamlet</I>). With nothing to lose and buried loot to regain - before it is lost forever in a flood - the three embark on the adventure of a lifetime in this hilarious offbeat road picture. Populated with strange characters, including a blind prophet, sexy sirens and a one-eyed Bible salesman (John Goodman, <I>Coyote Ugly</I>), it's an odyssey filled with chases, close calls, near misses and betrayal that will leave you laughing at every outrageous and surprising twist and turn.
Ocean's Eleven 19 2001 Comedy; Crime; Thriller The plan is set. The rules are clear. If all goes right for Danny Ocean's grifters, the payoff is $150 million. Divided by 11. You do the math.<br><br> The skill of Academy Award®-winning director Steven Soderbergh combines with enough starpower to light up the Las Vegas strip in this classy caper. George Clooney plays Danny, defying the odds in a split-second heist of three Vegas casinos - all owned by a magnate (Andy Garcia) who is dating Danny's ex-wife (Julia Roberts). A fixer (Brad Pitt), a pickpocket (Matt Damon), a blackjack dealer (Bernie Mac), a flimflammer (Carl Reiner) and others in well-defined roles are with Danny. Are you in or out?
Ocean's Twelve 820 2005 Action; Comedy; Crime; Thriller They're back. And then some. Twelve is the new eleven when Danny Ocean and pals return in a sequel to the cool caper that saw them pull off a $160-million heist. But $160 million doesn't go as far as it used to. Not with everyone spending like sailors on leave. Not with Vegas big-shot Terry Benedict out to recover his dough. And not with a mysterious someone stalking Danny and crew. It's time to pull off another stunner of a plan - or <i>plans</i>. With locations including Amsterdam, Paris and Rome, the direction of Steven Soderbergh and the original cast plus Catherine Zeta-Jones and others, <i>Twelve</i> is your lucky number.
Office Space 75 1999 Comedy <i>Work Sucks!</i><br><br> Fasten your ergonomic seat belt.. You're in for a hilarious ride through the inner workings of Office Space, the outrageous hit comedy that " will strike fear into the little hearts of bosses everywhere."<br><br> Unable to endure another mind-numbing day at Initech Corporation, cubicle slave Peter Gibbons (Ron Livingston) gets fired up..and decides to get fired. Armed with a leisurely new attitude and a sexy new girlfriend (Jennifer Aniston), he soon masters the art of neglecting his job, which quickly propels him into the ranks of upper management!
Old School 147 2003 Comedy <i>"Rude, raucous and outrageous!" -Gannett Newspapers</i><br><br> Get ready for the unrated and out-of-control version of <i>Old School</i> that you couldn't see in theaters! <BR><BR> What's a guy supposed to do when he catches the early flight home and finds his girlfriend in a bed with a roomful of strangers? Return to college and start a fraternity! Before you can say "wild and wet wrestling", Frank "The Tank" (<b>Will Ferrell</b>, "Saturday Night Live"); Mitch (<b>Luke Wilson</b>, <i>Legally Blonde</i>) and Beanie (<b>Vince Vaughn</b>, <i>Swingers</i>) have their own frat raging with out-of-control antics. But when things get too wild, the dean sets out to shut them down. The laughs are top of the class (even if the guys aren't) in the hit comedy from director <b>Todd Phillips</b> (<i>Road Trip</i>).
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest 264 1975 Comedy; Drama A nice rest in a state mental hospital beats a stretch in the pen, right? Randle P. McMurphy (Jack Nicholas), a free-spirited con with lightning in his veins & glib on his tongue, fakes insanity & moves in with what he calls the "nuts." Immediately, his contagious sense of disorder runs up against numbing routine. No way should guys pickled on sedatives shuffle around in bathrobes when the World Series is on. This means war! On one side is McMurphy. On the other is soft-spoken Nurse Ratched (Louise Fletcher), among the most coldly monstrous villians in film history. At stake is the fate of every patient on the ward.
One Last Thing... 1210 2005 Comedy; Drama <i>if you had one last wish...</i><br /><br /> <i>One Last Thing...</i> is a funny and moving story starring Emmy® Award Winner Cynthia Nixon (<i>Sex and the City</i>) and Michael Angarano (<i>Sky High</i>, <i>Seabiscuit</i>, <i>Almost Famous</i>). Dylan (Angarano) and his mother, Karen (Nixon), are invited onto national television by an organization that grants last wishes to the terminally ill. Dylan surprises everyone by making a shocking request: to spend a steamy weekend with supermodel Nikki Sinclair (Sunny Mabrey). After a disappointing meet-and-greet arranged by Nikki's agent (Gina Gershon), Dylan and his buddies set off for the Big Apple with hopes of fulfilling his one last wish...
One Magic Christmas 238 1985 Adventure; Comedy; Drama <i>Miracles Do Happen!</i><br><br> Christmas is a time of enchantment...when a wondrous feeling, larger than life, captures the soul...but not for everyone…<br> Academy Award Winner Mary Steenburgen stars as a young mother, Ginny Grainger, who is disillusioned with Christmas and finds its approach as adding only more pressures to an already stress-filled existence. Thanks to the unshakable faith of her young daughter, Abbie, and a guardian angel named Gideon, played by Harry Dean Stanton, Ginny’s spirit of hope and Christmas is re-kindled through a miraculous yuletide experience in which she sees what life would be like if Christmas did not exist.<br> In the tradition of “It’s A Wonderful Life” and “A Christmas Carol,” One Magic Christmas is a renowned holiday favorite not to be missed! It will touch your heart and warm your soul, but most of all...it will leave you inspired with the true spirit of Christmas!
Orange County 1323 2002 Comedy; Drama <i>It's Not Just A Place. It's A State Of Mind.</i><br /><br /> Rising young stars Colin Hanks and Schuyler Fisk head up an outstanding cast including Jack Black (<I>Shallow Hal</I>), Catherine O'Hara (<I>Home Alone</I>), John Lithgow (<I>3rd Rock from the Sun</I>), Harold Ramis and Lily Tomlin in this outrageous coming-of-age comedy.<br><br> Shaun Brumder (Hanks) is content to be a bright, talented, but unfocused Southern California surf slacker- until the day he discovers a novel by acclaimed author Martin Skinner. Inspired, he suddenly realizes his life's ambition: to leave behind mind-numbing Orange County and study creative writing with Skinner at Stanford University. But after being denied enrollment due to an admissions error, Shaun is forced to seek help from not only his girlfriend Ashley (Fisk) but also his hopelessly dysfunctional parents (O'Hara & Lithgow), stoner brother Lance (Black), and a hilarious circumstances to make his dream of escaping his hometown nightmare a reality.
The Original Kings of Comedy 459 2000 Comedy; Documentary A concert film featuring four major African American stand up comedians.
The Other Half 1151 2005 Comedy When English Mark surprises his American bride Holly with her dream honeymoon to Portugal she cant believe her luck...
Out Cold 458 2001 Comedy; Sport A snowboarder's plans for his own snowboard park go awry when an ex-girlfriend returns to town.
Pacifier, The 853 2005 Action; Comedy; Family; Thriller <i>This Navy S.E.A.L. Meets His Match.</i><br><br> Walt Disney Pictures presents action hero <b>Vin Diesel</b> (<i>XXX, The Fast and the Furious</i>) in a fast-paced comedy form the director of <i>Bringing Down the House</i>! Lt. Shane Wolfe (<b>Diesel</b>) is a tough-as-nails Navy S.E.A.L. who has controlled military operations in every corner of the globe. Now the ultimate test comes when he's assigned to protect the home front...as in a house loaded with five out-of-control kids! But even when he trades combat gear for diapers and juice boxes, it's not just a babysitting job...it's an adventure! Armed with hilarious laughs and tons of great bonus features, it's the perfect DVD for the whole family to enjoy!
Paint Your Wagon 376 1969 Western A raucous western comedy, <I>Paint Your Wagon</I> is punctuated with a classic Lerner and Loewe musical score, including "They Call The Wind Maria" and "I Talk To The Trees."<br><br> The story of a gold mining boomtown full of brawny men center on the work-and-play partnership of Ben and Pardner (Lee Marvin and Clint Eastwood) and the delicate wife they share (Jean Seberg).
Pauly Shore Is Dead 785 2004 Comedy; Documentary <i>Hollywood Will Never Be The Same</i><br><br> So many stars...so little sympathy! Leave it to legendary Hollywood "weasel" Pauly Shore to fake his own death and chronicle the hilarious reactions from dozens of A-list celebrities in this outrageous dark comedy that raises the eternal show business question: Is it better to be a dead genius or a living idiot?
People vs. Larry Flynt, The 198 1996 Biography; Drama <i>You may not like what he does, but are you prepared to give up his right to do it?</i><br><br> Based on a true story of the notorious <I>Hustler<I/> publisher who was sued by the Religious Right and paralyzed by a fanatic's bullet, THE PEOPLE VS. LARRY FLYNT is a stranger-than-fiction comedy about one man's outrageous public persona and eccentric private life. The film chronicles Flint's raunchy business savvy, his wildly unconventional marriage and his infamous courtroom antics.
The Pest 426 1997 Comedy A Miami con man agrees to be the human target for a Neo-Nazi manhunter, in order to collect $50,000 if he survives.
Pink Cadillac 996 1989 Action; Comedy; Drama <i>It takes a real man to bring in a lady in a pink Cadillac.</i><br /><br /> Jump bail and skip-tracer Tom Nowak (Clint Eastwood) will nail you before the ink on your fake ID dries. He always gets his man. But will he also get his woman (Bernadette Peters)-especially one with an infant in her arms, a quarter-million in the trunk of a stolen '59 Caddy and gun-toting goons on her trail? <Br><BR> In Eastwood's wily hands, Nowak is a master of disguise who becomes a radio DJ, a rodeo clown or a Vegas-style huckster to nail his target. As Nowak's frisky quarry Lou Ann, Peters easily nabs her leading man's heart. Supporting players Geoffrey Lewis, William Hickey and future superstar Jim Carrey (briefly seen as a Reno lounge entertainer) also help make this action comedy vehicle a sure-handler.
Pink Panther, The 1221 2006 Comedy <i>Get a clue.</i><br /><br /> When a star soccer coach is murdered and his priceless Pink Panther diamond stolen, France is in an uproar. Fortunately, Inspector Jacques Clouseau (Steve Martin, <i>Bowfinger</i>, <i>Cheaper by the Dozen</i>) is on the case. He doesn't have a clue, but for Clouseau, that's just a minor detail. With his partner, Gilbert Ponton (Jean Reno, <i>The Da Vinci Code</i>, <I>The Professional</i>), he careens from one misadventure to the next, leaving mayhem in his wake from the boulevards of Paris to the streets of New York. Will he seduce the pop diva, Xania (Beyoncé Knowles, <I>Austin Powers: Goldmember</i>)? Will he push Chief Inspector Dreyfus (Oscar® Winner Kevin Kline, 1988 Best Supporting Actor, <I>A Fish Called Wanda</i>) over the edge? Will he catch the killer and recover the diamond? With Inspector Clouseau, anything is possible.
Play It Again, Sam 757 1972 Comedy; Romance Woody Allen's wonderful comedy was his first film with Diane Keaton, a relationship that would eventually bring them both Oscars® (<I>Annie Hall</I>). Allen plays Allen, a fanatical movie buff with an outrageous recurring hallucination: Humphrey Bogart offering tips on how to make it with the ladies. His married friends Dick and Linda (Tony Roberts and Diane Keaton) fix him up with several eligible young ladies, but his self-confidence is so weak that he's a total failure with them all. Eventually, Allen discovers that there is one woman he's himself with: Linda, his best friend's wife. The final scene is a terrific takeoff on "Casablanca's" classic ending, complete with roaring plane propellers, heavy fog and Bogart-style trenchcoats.
Prime 1112 2005 Comedy <i>"Hilarious and heartfelt!" -Peter Travers, Rolling Stone</i><br><br> When Rafi (Uma Thurman), a 37-year-old single woman, meets David (Bryan Greenberg), a 23-year-old painter, it’s love at first sight. But that love gets complicated fast when Rafi discovers that David is also the son of her therapist (Academy Award® winner Meryl Streep)! Professional help is about to get very personal in this entertaining and irresistibly charming hit that critics are calling "a funny and very sexy comedy" (Jess Cagle, <i>WCBS/People Magazine</i>).
Private Parts 217 1997 Biography; Comedy <i>Never before has a man done so much with so little.</i><br><br> There's only one way to describe Howard Stern: funny. Private Parts captures Howard at his most hilarious, in a bare-all, no-jokes-barred look at a true entertainment sensation. Based on the #1 bestseller, Private Parts follows Howard's amazing transformation from school nerd to media superstar. With the tireless support of his true love, Alison (Mary McCormack), Howard battles slimy broadcasting execs, bitter radio jocks, and his own self-doubts to emerge triumphant as "The King Of All Media." Featuring sidekick Robin Quivers and the rest of Stern's radio gang, Private Parts is as uncompromising, honest, and flat-out funny as Howard Stern himself.
Prize Winner Of Defiance, Ohio, The 1164 2005 Biography; Drama <i>"Sure to be among the best films of the year." -- Jeffrey Lyons, NBC-TV</i><br /><br /> Anything is possible with a little laughter and a lot of heart in this incredible true story of an extraordinary woman who raised 10 kids on 25 words or less. Academy Award nominee Julianne Moore stars as Evelyn Ryan, a devoted housewife and mother, who uses her knack for words to win thousands of dollars in "jingle contests" to keep her family together. Also starring Academy Award nominee Woody Harrelson, this witty and engaging comedy celebrates the power of a winning spirit.
Producers, The 1165 2005 Drama Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick return to their award-winning roles in the hilariously funny film of the Broadway smash hit. Scheming producer Max Bialystock (Lane) and his mousy accountant, Leo Bloom (Broderick), discover that under the right circumstances they could make more money by producing a Broadway flop than they could with a hit. But what will they do when their sure-to-offend musical becomes a surprise sensation? Co-staring sexy Uma Thurman and comedy genius Will Ferrell, <i>The Producers</i> is a fun-filled, side-splitting comedy.
Puff, Puff, Pass 1158 2006 Comedy <i>With Buds Like These, Who Needs Rehab?</i><br /><br /> Danny Masterson (TV's <i>That '70s Show</i>) leads a hilarious ensemble cast that includes Mekhi Phifer (<i>Dawn of the Dead, 8 Mile</i>), Terry Crews (TV's <i>Everybody Hates Chris, Friday After Next</i>), Darrell Hammond (TV's <i>Saturday Night Live</i>), Terry Crews (TV's <i>Everybody Hates Chris</i>, <i>Friday After Next</i>), Mo Collins (TV's <i>Mad TV</i>) and John C. McGinley (TV's <I>Scrubs</i>) about two hapless stoners who get kicked out of their apartment and unwittingly get involved a scheme to rip off a shady character named Mr. Big after the duo bails out on rehab.
Pulp Fiction 531 1994 Comedy; Crime; Drama <i>A 2-Disc Set</i><br /><br /> Critics and audiences worldwide hailed <I>Pulp Fiction</I> as the star-studded motion picture that redefined cinema in the 20th Century! Writer/Director Quentin Tarantino (Academy Award® Winner - Best Original Screenplay, 1994) delivers an unforgettable cast of characters - including a pair of low-rent hit men (John Travolta and Samuel L. Jackson), their boss's sexy wife (Uma Thurman) and a desperate prizefighter (Bruce Willis) - in a wildly entertaining and exhilarating motion picture adventure that both thrills and amuses!
Pump Up The Volume 239 1990 Comedy; Drama <i>Talk Hard. Steal the Air.</i><br><br> By day, Mark Hunter (Christian Slater, Very Bad Things, Broken Arrow) is a painfully shy new kid in a small Arizona town. But by night, he's Hard Harry, the cynical, uncensored DJ of a pirate radio station. Idolized by his high school classmates (who are unaware of his real identity), Harry becomes a hero with his fiercely funny monologues on sex, love and rock and roll. But when he exposes the corrupt school principal, she calls in the FCC to shut Harry down. An outrageous rebel with a cause, Slater gives a brilliant performance as the reluctant hero who inspires his classmates to find their own voices of rebellion and individuality.<br><br> A movie with a message, <I>Pump Up The Volume</I> is a raw and witty celebration of free speech that will make you laugh, make you cheer, and make you think.
Punch-Drunk Love 649 2002 Comedy; Drama; Romance Barry Egan is a socially impaired owner of a small novelty business, who is dominated by seven sisters and is unlikely to find love unless it finds him. When a mysterious woman comes into his life and his emotions go haywire, fluctuating between uncontrollable rage, lust and self-doubt. <I>Punch-Drunk Love</I> leaves you addled, a little dizzy and overcome by a pleasing, unplaceable sensation... "A Romantic comedy as wonderful as it is strange that expands the genre to its absurdist outer limits and makes us believe..." From the writer/director of <I>Boogie Nights</i> and <I>Magnolia, Punch-Drunk Love</I> is a dark, lovely and unique film experience.
Put The Camera On Me 855 2005 Comedy; Documentary <i>Every childhood needs a little direction.</i><br><br> <i>Put The Camera On Me</i> is a true-life chronicle of a group of kids growing up in the California suburbs in the 1980s. Told through the films by filmmaker <b>Darren Stein</b> between the ages of 7 and 15, the film offers an intimate peek into the power structure within a group of kids captured on film when the parents are away - the jealousy, cruelty, sexuality, innocence, and often perverse imagination seen through the eyes of a child auteur at the dawn of the video generation. These movies became such an integral part to life on the street, that kids would vie for starring roles in the films, as well as the attention and approval of the filmmaker, creating an atmosphere of betrayal and backbiting, with the exhilarating heights and crushing lows of a mini studio system. Tackling sophisticated themes such as homosexuality, the Holocaust, nuclear war, child abuse and loneliness, <b>Darren</b>'s cinematic imagination was precocious as a child, but somehow still familiar to the childhood experience of us all.
Raising Arizona 944 1987 Action; Comedy; Crime <i>A comedy beyond belief.</i><br /><br /> Nicolas Cage, Holly Hunter and John Goodman star in Ethan and Joel Coen's acclaimed screwball love story filled with mad chases, unexpected plot twists and wild pyrotechnics. Vowing to go straight, a convenience store bandit (Cage) proposes marriage to the police department's photographer (Hunter). All is wedded bliss until they discover she's unable to get pregnant and are turned down by every adoption agency in town. It doesn't take long before they realize the only solution is to kidnap one of the town's celebrated quintuplets and hit the road!
Raising Helen 747 2004 Comedy; Drama <i>Her Uptown Life Gets Turned Inside Out!</i><br><br> Academy Award nominee Kate Hudson (<i>How To Loose A Guy In 10 Days, Almost Famous</i>) lights up the screen with John Corbett (<i>My Big Fat Greek Wedding</i>) in this hit romantic comedy from the director of <i>The Princess Diaries</i> and <i>Pretty Woman</i>! Helen Harris (Hudson) has a glamorous, big-city life... working for one of New York's hottest modeling agencies. But suddenly her free-spirited life gets turned upside down when she must choose between the life she's always loved... and the new loves of her life! Also starring Joan Cusack (<i>In & Out</i>), <i>Raising Helen</i> is a laugh-filled treat you're sure to fall in love with!<br>
Ravenous 1409 1999 Comedy; Horror; Thriller; Western <i>Survival is the only option!</i><br /><br /> It’s a recipe for nonstop action and excitement when the inhabitants of an isolated military outpost go up against a marauding band of cannibals in a deadly struggle for survival!<br> Guy Pearce (L.A. confidential), Robert Carlyle (Trainspotting) and David Arquette (Scream) must fight brutal elements of the Sierra Nevada wilderness – as well as their own murderous instincts – in the year’s most thrilling adventure, filled with “over-the-top energy, gore and style!” (Los Angeles Weekly)
Real Genius 975 1985 Comedy When a group of crazy college geniuses put their heads together, almost anything can happen. Hold on for a freewheeling, uproarious look at just how much mischief a bunch of high-IQ-ers can concoct.<br><br> Chris (Val Kilmer) is the top brain who just wants to party, Mitch (Gabe Jarret) is the 16-year-old whiz kid, and Lazlo (Jonthan Gries), America's number one brain, literally lives in a world of his own… Chris's closet. Supposedly hard at work on a lab project, they still find time to turn the dorm into an ice-skating rink, dismantle a nerd's car and reassemble it in his room, and throw a beach party in the auditorium complete with a lagoon and bikini-clad beauties. When the geniuses discover that their unscrupulous mentor Professor Hathaway (William Atherton) has had them working on a secret weapon for the military, they plot an elaborate revenge. Their plan culminates in an incredible scheme that outsmarts the military and convinces the professor that it doesn’t pay to fool with a <I>Real Genius</I>!
Rebound 1106 2005 Comedy <i>A Slam-Dunk Comedy!</i><br><br> In this irresistible family comedy, hothead college basketball coach Roy McCormick (Martin Lawrence) is more interested in endorsement deals than in winning games. And after an on-court meltdown, Roy is about to lose everything unless he can prove he can win games without losing his cool.<br><br> Enter the Smelters, a wise-cracking junior high squad that's never won a game. Reluctantly taking on the team of hapless hoopsters, Roy uses his coaching magic to teach the kids the importance of dedication and teamwork on the hilarious road to the championship. Roy finds new love along the way, and rediscovers his first true love - basketball!
Replacements, The 202 2000 Drama; Sport Underdogs become top dogs in this fun-filled, rough-and-fumble comedy that's "the best football movie of the last few years" (Larry Stewart, <I>Los Angles Times</I>).<br><br> Keanu Reeves plays Shane Falco, a washed-out all-American QB who guides a team of misfits assembled by veteran coach Jimmy McGinty (Gene Hackman) to replace striking pro players. A motormouth receiver (Orlando Jones), a merciless linebacker (Jon Favreau), a nicotine-wired kicker (Rhys Ifans) and more line up alongside Falco for a drive to the playoffs. For sultry support, there's cheerleader Annabelle Farrell (Brooke Langton) and her ex-stripper squad. "Pain heals. Chicks dig scars. Glory lasts forever," Falco tells his team. It's a game plan that works to perfection.
Repo Man 635 1984 Comedy; Sci-Fi; Action <i>It's 4 A.M., do you know where your car is?</i><br /><br /> The explosive, action-packed cult classic returns in this all-new special edition. Emilio Estevez and Harry Dean Stanton star as "repo men" who get caught up in a series of bizarre adventures involving G-men, a nuclear scientist, UFO cultists and revolutionaries. Put your set belt on and enjoy the wild ride in this groundbreaking, punk-rock, sci-fi black comedy with all-new bonus materials!
Revenge of the Nerds 554 1984 Comedy At a big campus, a group of bullied outcasts and misfits resolve to fight back for their peace and self respect.
The Ringer 1060 2005 Comedy; Sport The only option to erase a really bad debt, is for a young guy to rig the Special Olympics by posing as a contestant.
Risky Business 518 1983 Comedy <i>There's a time for playing it safe and a time for Risky Business.</i><br /><br /> Meet Joel Goodson. Industrious, college-bound 17-year-old. Responsible, trustworthy son. But he's been good for too long. Joel's parents are away and he's in charge of the house. They trust him. Maybe they shouldn't.
Road Trip (Unrated) 511 2000 Comedy <i>The Version You Couldn't See In Theatres</i><br /><br /> Get ready for no-holds-barred -- or is that <I>bared</I>? -- hilarity in the uncensored version of the outrageous <b>Road Trip</b> <I>Entertainment Weekly</I> calls, "this year's <I>Something About Mary</I>." Now you can see what they didn't dare show in the theaters!<br><br> When an extra hot video of Josh (Breckin Meyer) getting freaky with the luscious Beth (Amy Smart) is accidentally mailed to his girlfriend, he has three days to get to Texas before the tape does!<br><br> Join crazy MTV comedian Tom Green, four guys, one snake and a bevy of nubile babes in a hilarious adventure of insane proportions that <I>The Washington Post</I> (Desson Howe) howls is "pretty #@%*@# funny!" Featuring the year's hottest soundtrack including Kid Rock, Run DMC and Buckcherry.
Robots 1046 2005 Animation <i>"Fun and Imaginative!" -- New York Daily News</i><br><br> Fasten your seat bolts and gear up for a hilarious, heartwarming comedy that's "Fun for the whole family!" (Clay Smith, <i>Access Hollywood</i>)<br><br> With the help of his misfit mechanical friends, a small town robot named Rodney embarks on the adventure of a lifetime as he heads for the big city to pursue his dreams - and ultimately proves that anyone can shine no matter what they're made of.<br><br> Featuring an all-star voice cast (<b>Ewan McGregor</b>, <b>Halle Berry</b>, <b>Greg Kinnear</b>, <b>Mel Brooks</b>, <b>Amanda Bynes</b>, <b>Drew Carey</b>, and <b>Robin Williams</b>) and a groundbreaking visual style that pushes the boundaries of animated filmmaking. <i>Robots</i> is a dazzling, fun-filled feast for the eyes and a riveting good time for all ages!
Rock Star 589 2001 Comedy; Drama; Music <i>The Story Of A Wanna Be Who Got To Be.</i><br /><br /> By day Chris Cole repairs photocopiers. By night he takes the stage as frontman for a tribute band emulating Steel Dragon, the world's hottest heavy-metal band. Then, suddenly, opportunity rocks: Chris is tapped to become Steel Dragon's new lead singer. Just like that, he goes from small-town nobody to megastar. Just like that, he and his manager/ girlfriend Emily enter a world crazier than either imagined.<Br><br> Mark Wahlberg and Jennifer Aniston headline and Stephen Herek (<I>Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure</I>) directs this knowing, chord crunching, hair-whipping look at 80's arena rock and the price of fame. Filled with the style, strut and feel of an era, <I>Rock Star</I> gets it right. Long may it shine.
Roll Bounce 1265 2005 Comedy; Drama; Music; Romance <i>Roll Bounce</i> is the freshest, funkiest, coming-of-age comedy on wheels! It's the late '70s when roller skating to soul tunes and disco was a way of life for teen skater Xavier (Bow Wow) and his pals. But when their local rink closes, "X" and his crew must pull together as a team to try and win big money at a rival rink's Roller Jam skate off!
The Royal Tenenbaums 460 2001 Comedy; Drama An estranged family of former child prodigies reunites when one of their member announces he has a terminal illness.
Rules Of Attraction, The 482 2002 Comedy; Drama; Romance; Thriller <i>From the corrupt minds that brought you Pulp Fiction and American Psycho</i><br /><br /> Forget everything you thought you knew about higher education. Academy Award-winning writer/director Roger Avary masterfully takes you back to school and drops you in the middle of the drugged-out, sexed-up lives of some of Camden College's most disaffected students. Meet Sean Bateman (James Van Der Beek), a womanizing drug dealer whose quest for connection brings him face to face with Lauren (Shannyn Sossamon), a sensitive virgin looking for love but saving herself for the much sought-after Victor (Kip Pardue). All the while, Paul Denton (Ian Somerhalder) wants to make a connection of his own...with Sean. Based on the best-selling novel by Bret Easton Ellis' darkly funny satire of life, love and the pursuit of social debauchery.
Rumor Has It... 1150 2005 Comedy; Drama; Romance Jennifer Aniston plays a woman who learns that her family was the inspiration for the book and film "The Graduate" -- and that she just might be the offspring of the well-documented event. <a href="/rg/title-tease/trailers/title/tt0398375/trailers">(view trailer)</a>
Rush Hour 452 1998 Action; Comedy; Crime; Thriller Two cops team up to get back a kidnapped daughter.
Rush Hour 2 453 2001 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Crime; Thriller Carter and Lee head to Hong Kong for vacation, but become embroiled in a counterfeit money scam.
Rushmore 910 1998 Comedy; Drama 'Rushmore' is a story of a gifted, rebellious teenager named Max Fischer (Jason Schwartzman), a 10th grader at elite Rushmore Academy. Editor of the school newspaper, captain or president of innumerable clubs and societies, Max is also one of the worst students in the school, and the threat of expulsion hangs permanently over his head.<br> Max's world is rocked when he falls for elegant 1st grade teacher Miss Cross (Olivia Williams), and he plans to erect an aquarium in her honor - then finds himself competing for her affections with his friend, steel tycoon Mr. Blume (Bill Murray), the wealthy father of two of his classmates.
RV (Widescreen) 1279 2006 Adventure; Comedy; Family <i>"RV is spectacularly hilarious." -Earl Dittman, Wireless Magazine</i><br /><br /> In Columbia Pictures' family adventure-comedy <i>RV</i> an overworked executive, Bob Munro (Robin Williams), persuades his wife and children to give up their Hawaiian vacation for some 'family bonding' on a cross-country RV trip. But it's all a ruse. Bob has other, more career-oriented reasons on his mind than sending quality time with his family in the Rocky Mountains. Through a series if misadventures, including constant run-ins with an overly friendly troupe of full-time RV'ers, Bob inadvertently learns the true meaning of family.
Sahara 728 2005 Action; Adventure; Comedy Scouring the ocean depths for treasure-laden shipwrecks is business as usual for a thrill-seeking underwater adventurer (Matthew McConaughey) and his wisecracking buddy (Steve Zahn). But when these two cross paths with a beautiful doctor (Penelope Cruz), they find themselves on the ultimate treasure hunt. Soon the three are in for the ride of their lives as they cross the blistering North African terrain, pitting their skills against ruthless enemies bent on world destruction.<Br><Br>
San wa (The Myth) 1039 2005 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Drama; Fantasy
Scary Movie 532 2000 Comedy <i>No Mercy. No Shame. No Sequel.</i><br /><br /> This hilarious, must-see comedy smash places Carmen Electra (TV's <I>Baywatch</I>), Marlon Wayans (<I>Senseless</I>), Jon Abrahams (<I>Boiler Room, The Faculty</I>) and some of today's hottest young stars in a wickedly funny send-up of today's most popular horror movies! A familiar-looking group of teenagers find themselves being stalked by a more-than-vaguely recognizable masked killer! As the victims begin to pile up and the laughs pile on, none of your favorite scary movies escape the razor-sharp satire of this outrageously funny parody! With Shannon Elizabeth, Shawn Wayans and Cheri Oteri adding sidesplitting performances, there's nothing to fear in <I>this</I> scary movie, unless you're afraid of laughing too much!
Scary Movie 2 533 2001 Comedy <i>More merciless. More shameless.</i><br /><br /> All of your favorite <I>Scary Movie</I> characters are back in a laugh-packed sequel that scares up even more irreverent fun than the original! Marlon Wayans (<I>Scary Movie, Requiem for a Dream</I>), Shawn Wayans (<I>Scary Movie, Don't Be A Menace…</I>), and Anna Faris (<I>Scary Movie</I>) lead a stellar cast that takes extreme pleasure in skewering Hollywood's most frightening feature films and spoofing popular culture! Also starring Regina Hall (<I>Scary Movie, Love and Basketball</I>), Christopher Kennedy Masterson (TV's <I>Malcolm in the Middle</I>), Tori Spelling (TV's <I>Beverly Hills 90210</I>)… plus Tim Curry (<I>Charlie's Angels</I>), Chris Elliott (<I>The Nutty Professor II: The Klumps</I>) and James Woods (<I>Any Given Sunday</I>), nothing's sacred and anything goes in this outlandish must-see comedy hit!
Scary Movie 3 534 2003 Comedy <i>Great Trilogies Come In Threes.</i><br /><br /> 3 times the laughs! 3 times the horror! 3 times the stars! Charlie Sheen (<I>Two And a Half Men</I>), Anna Faris (<I>Scary Movie 1 & 2</I>), Eddie Griffin (<I>My Baby's Daddy</I>), Queen Latifah (<I>Chicago</I>), Regina Hall (<I>Scary Movie 1 & 2</I>) and Denise Richards (<I>Undercover Brother</I>) take <I>Scary Movie 3</I> to unprecedented levels of hysterically twisted comedy. With the help of nonstop celebrity cameos - including Pamela Anderson, Jenny McCarthy, George Carlin, Leslie Nielsen and a who's who of rap artists - thrillers, blockbusters and pop culture get their best goosing yet. A news anchorwoman (Faris) investigates a killer videotape that's making its way around town, digs into a mysterious crop circle on an ex-priest's farm and falls in love with a wannabe white rapper! Rapid-fire jokes and funny-bone-chilling suspense are sure signs this outrageous comedy will have you laughing your head off.
Scary Movie 4 535 2006 Comedy Cindy finds out the house she lives in is haunted by a little boy and goes on a quest to find out who killed him and why. Also, Alien "Tr-iPods" are invading the world and she has to uncover the secret in order to stop them.
School Of Life 1211 2005 Comedy; Drama <i>This School Rocks!</i><br /><br /> Ryan Reynolds lights up the screen as the charismatic and hip Mr. D, a teacher whose lessons extend far beyond the classroom. A heartwarming tale of learning to appreciate every moment we're given, <i>School of Life</i> is a funny and touching story about life in school, but more importantly, the human spirit.
Secretary 1356 2002 Drama; Comedy; Romance <i>Assume the position</i><br /><br /> Lee Holloway (Maggie Gyllenhaal) has a few strikes against her when she applies for a secretarial position at the law office of E. Edward Grey (James Spader). At first the work seems quite normal but soon, in between typing, filing and coffee making, Lee and Mr. Grey embark on a more personal relationship together, crossing the lines of conduct that would give any human resource director the vapors!
Shaggy Dog, The 1252 2006 Comedy; Family; Fantasy Comedian Tim Allen unleashes all the outrageous fun in this doggone hilarious update of Disney's comedy classic! The adventures begin when workaholic Dave Douglas (Allen) is accidentally transformed into a lovable dog. Now as Dave digs to uncover the mystery, this overworked dad wants nothing more than to stop fetching ... and get back to fathering. But before he does, he's about to discover that being man's best friend gives him a curious insight into what it takes to be a great dad! The tail-wagging fun continues with bonus features to howl about including bone-tickling bloopers, deleted scenes, and a special bark-along bone-us feature dogs will love!
Shall We Dance? 500 2004 Comedy; Drama; Music; Romance <i>A New Comedy About Following Your Own Lead.</i><br /><br /> Golden Globe winner Richard Gere (Best Actor In A Musical Or Comedy, <i>Chicago</i> 2002, <i>Unfaithful</i>) and Jennifer Lopez (<i>Maid In Manhattan</i>) step out in a delightfully sexy comedy with a sizzling all-star cast! <Br><Br> John Clark (Gere) is a meek workaholic who feels trapped in a dull, mind-numbing existence. But one night, his whole life changes when the sight of a beautiful dance instructor (Lopez) inspires him to break out of his mold and sign up for ballroom dancing lessons! Now, he'll have to step lightly - and do some fancy footwork - if he expects to keep his exciting new passion a secret from his family and friends. <Br><br>' Also starring Academy Award® winner Susan Sarandon (Best Actress, <i>Dead Man Walking</i> 1995) and Stanley Tucci (<i>The Terminal</i>), <i>Shall We Dance?</i> is another acclaimed crowd-pleaser from the studio that brought you <i>Chicago</i>!
Shallow Hal 477 2001 Comedy <i>True Love Is Worth The Weight!</i><br /><br /> Directed by the guys who brought you <I>There's Something About Mary</I> and <I>Me, Myself & Irene</I>, this heavyweight hit comedy is "heartwarming and hilarious - an unbeatable combination!" (WFLD-TV)<br><Br> Jack Black is <I>Shallow Hal</I>, a superficial skirt chaser who, after a mind altering experience with a self-help guru, doesn't realize that his gorgeous girlfriend (Gwyneth Paltrow) is actually a 300-pound not-so-hottie. Meanwhile, Hal's playboy pal Mauricio (Jason Alexander) is determined to break the spell before someone gets… squashed! Packed with loads of laughs and non stop fun, it's the biggest love story ever told!
Shanghai Knights 451 2003 Action; Adventure; Comedy When a Chinese rebel murders Chon's estranged father and escapes to England, Chon and Roy make their way to London with revenge on their minds.
Shanghai Noon 450 2000 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Western Jackie Chan plays a Chinese man who travels to the Wild West to rescue a kidnapped princess. After teaming up with a train robber, the unlikely duo takes on a Chinese traitor and his corrupt boss.
Shaun Of The Dead 793 2004 Comedy <i>A smash hit romantic comedy. With zombies.</i><br><br> Get ready for a gut-busting, bone-mashing good time in the hilarious horror comedy, <i>Shaun Of The Dead</i>. <bR><bR> There comes a day in every man's life when he has to get off the couch...and kill some zombies. When flesh-eating zombies are on the hunt for a bite to eat, it's up to slacker Shaun (Simon Pegg) and his best pal to save their friends and family from becoming the next entree. Satisfy your bloodthirsty appetite with the movie that masters of horror and film critics alike are hailing as the funniest and scariest movie of the year. Novelist Stephen King gushes "it's a 10 on the fun meter and destined to be a cult classic." and <i>Newsweek</i> calls <i>Shaun Of The Dead</i> "a bloody hoot!" It's a screamingly hilarious zomedy that will have you dying with laughter.
She Hate Me 841 2004 Comedy; Drama <i>Believe the hype!</i><br><br> When biotech exec Jack (Anthony Mackie, <i>8 Mile</i>) blows the whistle on his greedy drug-conglomerate bosses (Woody Harrelson, <i>Natural Born Killers</i> and Ellen Barkin, <i>Sea of Love</i>) over an insider-trading scandal, he gets more than he bargained for. Once this playa is played, he finds himself hitting rock bottom when an old flame, Fatina (Kerry Washington, <i>Save the Last Dance</i>) blows back into his life with the ultimate job offer: father her child, no strings attached. Teaming up to turn tables on corporate culture, he sets up shop as a stud-for-hire at 10 g's a pop for a bevy of wealthy lesbians. When Jack delivers the goods, even his ex's glamazon gal pals can't resist his considerable...charms. Torn between love and money, Jack chases his American Dream all the way to the bank. But things heat up when Jack impregnates the Mafia daughter (Monica Bellucci, <i>The Matrix Reloaded</i>) of a notorious boss (John Turturro, <i>Secret Window</i>), triggering the FBI to expose Jack's cash-cow scheme.
She's The Man 1243 2006 Comedy <i>Everybody has a secret...</i><br /><br /> Amanda Bynes proves that girls can do anything guys can do in <i>She's The Man</i>. The laughs are non-stop when Viola (Byrnes), disguised as her twin brother, Sebastian (James Kirk), joins the boys' soccer team and helps win the big game while unexpectedly falling for Duke (Channing Tatum), the hot star forward. Viola discovers that dealing with high school politics and twisted love triangles is a major challenge when you're a guy who's really a girl! <i>She's The Man</i> features an ensemble cast of up and coming stars and hit songs. So kick back and get ready to laugh out loud!
Showtime 1355 2002 Action; Comedy <i>Lights. Camera. Aggravation.</i><br /><br /> <I>Showtime</I> is fun time, an action/comedy tale of mismatched LAPD partners (Robert De Niro and Eddie Murphy) directed by Tom Dey (<I>Shanghai Noon</I>). De Niro, wearing a slow-burn scowl like a badge, plays Mitch, a cop's cop forced by his superiors to be the focus of a reality TV series. Murphy plays Trey, a camera-ready officer more eager to hit his mark than hit the streets. Backed by a ratings-obsessed producer (Rene Russo) and coached in the finer points of copdom by a veteran star (William Shatner, spoofing his T.J. Hooker), Mitch and Trey become America's favorite buddy cops. But reel life soon gives way to the real. A brutal crimelord must be stopped - and that's where the shrapnel hits the fan.
Shrek 529 2001 Animation; Comedy <i>"Smart and Hilarious." -- David Ansen, Newsweek</i><br /><br /> The party continues...More <i>Shrek</i> than ever before! <BR><BR> You've never met a hero quite like Shrek, the endearing ogre who sparked a motion picture phenomenon and captured the world's imagination with the Greatest Fairy Tale Never Told! The critics are calling <I>Shrek</I> "not just a brilliant animated feature, but a superb film on any level" (Larry King, <I>USA Today</I>).<br><br> Relive every moment of Shrek's (Mike Myers) daring quest to rescue feisty Princess Fiona (Cameron Diaz) with the help of his loveable loudmouthed Donkey (Eddie Murphy) and win back the deed to his beloved swamp from scheming Lord Farquaad (John Lithgow). Enchantingly irreverent and "monstrously clever" (Leah Rozen, <I>People Magazine</I>), <I>Shrek</I> is ogre-sized adventure you'll want to see again and again!
Shrek 2 530 2004 Animation; Comedy Everyone's favorite larger-than-life hero returns in <i>Shrek 2</i>, the #1 comedy of all time hailed by critics and audiences alike as even better than its Oscar winning predecessor! <i>USA Today</i> proclaims "there are so many jokes and jests, not even a jelly-bellied ogre could consume them all in one sitting." <bR><bR> Happily ever after never seemed so far, far away when a trip to meet the in-laws turns into another hilariously twisted adventure for Shrek and Fiona. With the help of his faithful steed Donkey, Shrek takes on a potion-brewing Fairy Godmother, the pompous Prince Charming, and the famed ogre-killer, Puss in Boots, a ferocious feline foe who's really just a pussycat at heart!
Sideways (Widescreen) 748 2004 Adventure; Comedy; Drama A wine-tasting road trip through California's famed Central Coast takes an unexpected detour as Miles (Paul Giamatti) and Jack (Thomas Haden Church) hit the gas en route to their mid-life crises. The comically mismatched pair soon find themselves drowning in wine, women...and laughter!
Silver City 880 2004 Comedy; Drama; Mystery; Thriller Grammatically challenged, "user friendly" gubernatorial candidate Dicky Pilager has just launched a rosy campaign for the citizens of the New West. But things take an unexpected turn when the taping of an environmental political ad ends up with Pilager reeling in a corpse. Enter his ferocious campaign manager, Chuck Raven who hires idealistic journalist turned rumpled private detective Danny O'Brien to investigate potential links between the corpse and the Pilager family's enemies. In the tradition of the great films noir, Danny's investigation pulls him deeper and deeper into a complex web of influence and corruption, involving high stakes lobbyists, media conglomerates, environmental plunderers, and undocumented migrant workers.
Six Days, Seven Nights 203 1998 Action; Comedy; Drama <i>After This Week In Paradise, They'll Need A Vacation!</i><br><br> A gruff, rough-hewn cargo pilot living in the islands, Quinn Harris hates tourists...though he's not above making a fast buck from a sharp-tongued New Yorker, Robin Monroe, when she's desperate for a quick flight to Tahiti! But this already uneasy relationship suddenly takes a nosedive when his weather-beaten old plane is forced down in a storm! Now, stranded together on a deserted isle, Quinn and Robin quickly discover all the perils of paradise.
Slackers 76 2001 Comedy <i>Higher Education Just Hit A New Low.</i><br><br> An outrageous, sexy comedy from the producers of <I>I Know What You Did Last Summer</I>, <I>Slackers</I> stars breakout talents Devon Sawa (<I>Idle Hands, Final Destination</I>), Jason Schwartzman (<I>Rushmore</I>), James King (<I>Pearl Harbor</I>) and Laura Prepon (TV's <I>That 70's Show</I>).<br><br> Crafty roommates Dave, Sam and Jeff are happily scheming their way through college. But when super-nerdy Ethan spots Dave stealing test questions, he threatens to turn them in - unless they hatch a plan to hook him up with beautiful Angela, the object of Ethan's unhealthy obsession. The guys take on the challenge, but when Dave and Angelea start to fall in love instead, all bets are off. And that's when Ethan's antics turn hilariously psychotic.
Sliding Doors 979 1998 Drama; Romance The split-second moments that can take a life down one path instead of another form the tantalizing what if? In this delightful romantic comdey starring Gwyneth Paltrow. Paltrow plays London publicist Helen, effortlessly sliding between parallel storylines that show what happens if she does or does not catch a morning train back to her apartment. Love. Romantic entanglements. Deception. Trust. Friendship. Comdey. All comes into focus as the two stories shift back and forth, overlap, then surpisingly converge in Òthe most provocative romantic comedy in years!"
Slither 1465 2006 Comedy; Horror; Sci-Fi Coming Soon!
Something New 1249 2006 Comedy; Drama; Romance <i>"A romantic comedy that's both romantic and funny!" - Christy Lemire, Associated Press</i><br /><br /> Kenya McQueen (Sanaa Lathan) thought she had it all: a successful career, good friends and family. There was just one thing she didn't have under control: her love life. All that changes when she meets sexy, free-spirited Brian Kelly (Simon Baker). But when her ideal man (Blair Underwood) arrives on the scene, Kenya must decide between the relationship everyone expects and the romance no one expected.
Son Of The Mask 786 2005 Comedy <i>The Next Generation Of Mischief</i><br><br> More mischief...more mayhem...more magic! The Mask is back. A decade after wreaking havoc in Edge City, the legendary Mask of Loki finds its way in the hands of cartoonist Tim Avery (Jamie Kennedy), whose new son is born with the Mask's spectacular powers. The newborn boy and the family's jealous dog engage in a boy versus bowser battle royale for control of the Mask that turns the household upside down. But the really BIG trouble begins when Loki himself (Alan Cumming), the god of mischief, comes looking for his Mask and he's willing to do whatever it takes to get it back. Co-starring Traylor Howard and Bob Hoskins.
Spanglish 787 2004 Romantic Comedy <i>A comedy with a language all its own.</i><br><br> John Clasky (Adam Sandler) is a devoted dad whose skills as a chef have afforded his family (Téa Leoni, Cloris Leachman) a very upscale life, including a summer home in Malibu and a breathtaking new housekeeper, Flor (Paz Vega), who has recently immigrated to L.A. from Mexico, and is trying to find a better life for her remarkable daughter, Cristina (Shelbie Bruce), who is rapidly embracing the American way of life. When Flor and Cristina move in with the Claskys for the summer, Flor has to fight for her daughter's soul as she discovers that life in a new country is perilous...especially when you're being embraced by an affluent, eccentric American family!
Spun 1438 2002 Comedy; Crime; Drama <i>A swaggering journey into hell that conveys a chortling amusement... with a hip gallows humor.</i><br /><br /> Three days of epic drug binging become a meth-induced odyssey for college drop out Ross when he becomes the local Crystal Meth cook's personal driver in exchange for free drugs. Bouncing from one bizarre situation to another, Ross slowly slips deeper and deeper into the crazy anonymous world of speed freaks in which there exists no boundaries or morality. With an all star cast including Brittany Murphy, Jason Schwartzman, John Leguizamo, Patrick Fugit, Mena Suvari, and an unfortunate green dog, get ready to see the city through eyes that can't sleep. It's <I>Spun</I>.
The Squid and the Whale 1135 2005 Comedy; Drama Based on the true childhood experiences of Noah Baumbach and his brother, The Squid and the Whale tells the touching story of two young boys dealing with their parents divorce in Brooklyn in the 1980's.
Starsky & Hutch 1392 2003 Action; Comedy; Crime <i>Here Comes The Fuzz!</i><br /><br /> Starsky takes the wheel, Hutch rides shotgun and comedy runs wild in this hilarious twist on the landmark buddy-cop TV show. <br><br> Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson bring a playful chemistry to the roles of undercover detectives Starsky and Hutch. Todd Phillips (<i>Old School, Road Trip</i>) directs this '70s groove in which our guys are stripped of their badges, duped by a drug kingpin (Vince Vaughn) and totally ripped off in a disco contest. So, yeah, they got some scores to settle. Snoop Dogg is in fly funkadelic mode as urban coolster Huggy Bear. And Juliette Lewis and others make for nonstop fun. If inducing laughter is a crime, they're all guilty as charged!
Stealing Harvard 478 2002 Comedy <i>Their intentions were honorable, their methods were criminal</i><br /><br /> John (Jason Lee) leads a simple and happy life. He has a beautiful fiancée and an assistant manager position at his future father-in-law's company. Everything seems perfect, until John's favorite niece surprises him with her acceptance to Harvard University and he's reminded of a long forgotten oath he made to foot the bill!<Br><Br> Desperate, John turns to his hair brained and half witted best friend Duff (Tom Green) for advice. Thinking far outside the box, Duff convinces John that they must temporarily lead a life of crime to raise the needed cash!<Br><br> From the director of <I>Superstar</I> and co-starring Megan Mullally (Emmy Award winning Best Supporting Actress for TV's <I>Will & Grace</I>) and Dennis Farina (<I>Snatch, Big Trouble</I>), <I>Stealing Harvard</I> is an outrageous comedy of errors proving that getting into college is the easy part!
Stepford Wives, The 788 2004 Comedy; Horror <i>Special Collector's Edition</i><br><br> "<i>The Stepford Wives</i> is a horror picture that will have you screaming-with laughter. It's wickedly funny." <Br> -Gene Shalit, <i>Today</i> <Br><bR> "I laughed my way through <i>The Stepford Wives</i>." <Br> -Cathleen McGuigan, <i>Newsweek</i> <Br><Br> "It's a flat-out comedy-funny!" <Br> -Joel Siegel, <i>Good Morning America</i>
Steve-O Gross Misconduct - Uncensored 1268 2005 Comedy <i>3 Volumes in 1!</i><br /><br /> <b>'Male Pattern Badness'</b> proves that no one is safe from our video cameras! Get ready for more outrageous, never before seen insanity featuring Steve-O of TV and movie fame and a bunch of his buddies behaving badly.<br><br> <b>'Rise and Falls'</b>is like nothing you've ever seen before. This is Steve-O for real, hanging out, playing jokes on his friends and doing stuff that will make your skin crawl.<br><br> <b>'More Bootleg Classics'</b> has even more of the wildest never before seen footage with Steve-O and his buddies unleashed and out of control. It's totally hilarious and absolutely demented.<br><br>
Stir Crazy 114 1980 Comedy <i>Two Jailbirds Who Just Want Out Of The Cage.</i><br><br> Is a riotous comic farce starring Gene Wilder and Richard Pryor as out-of-work new Yorkers who find themselves incarcerated in a Sun Belt prison for a robbery they didn't commit. Would-be playwright Skip Donohue and would-be actor Harry Monroe should be on the road to success. But along the way to seeking their fortunes in California, they get stranded in Arizona. Hired to dress as woodpeckers for a bank promotion, Skip and harry are mistaken for bank robbers and find themselves thrown behind bars. Outwitting wardens, sadistic guards and fellow prisoners, the two even wind up in a prison rodeo.
Strange Brew 584 1983 Comedy <i>The McKenzie brothers beer up under misfortune.</i><br /><br /> What matters most in life, eh? Hockey, donuts and beer? A slab of back bacon? And did we mention beer?<br><br> At least, that's what matters most to Doug (Dave Thomas) and Bob McKenzie (Rick Moranis) when they bring the goofy lunacy of SCTV's <I>The Great White North</I> to the great wide movie indoors. (Co-writing <I>and</I> directing as well as starring. Whew!) <I>Strange</I>, it is. And <I>Brew</I>, it is, what with our ski-capped hoser heroes upending the mind-controlling scheme of a diabolical brewmeister (Max von Sydow). Beauty, eh!
Surviving Christmas 867 2004 Comedy It's madness, mischief and mayhem when rich executive Drew Latham (<b>Ben Affleck</b>) decides to rent himself a family for the holidays. Tired of spending Christmas alone, Drew makes the Valcos (<b>James Gandolfini, Christina Applegate</b> and <b>Catherine O'Hara</b>) an offer they should have refused. Now their annoying guest and his outrageous demands are turning their Noel into a nightmare in this hilarious slapstick comedy that puts the fun in family dysfunction.
Swingers 235 1996 Comedy <i>get a nightlife.</i><br><br> Follows a group of guys who are unemployed by day and cruise the hippest joints of Hollywood by night. When the lovesick Mike (Jon Favreau) can't seem to shake a relationship rut, his smooth, fast-talking buddy Trent (Vince Vaughn) decides he'll do whatever it takes to show Mike a good time! Whether laughing over martinis in smoky cocktail lounges...or searching for beautiful babes on an outrageous road trip to Vegas, these young Swingers are determined to rewrite the rules of dating in the '90s!
Take The Money And Run 768 1969 Comedy "The gags come every 30 seconds" (Boxoffice) in this "delightful satire" (<i>Hollywood Citizens News</i>) from film legend Woody Allen in his brilliant first outing as writer, star and director. "Allen is hilarious" (<i>NY Daily News</i>) and "never fails to steal the audience's heart" (LA Herald-Examiner) in this inspired comedy that's nothing less than "nuttiness triumphant" (Look Magazine)!<br><br> Virgil Starkwell (Allen), having no talent for his beloved cello, turns to larceny as a career. Unfailingly optimistic, he is nevertheless a complete criminal failure - although his prison breakouts are often successful. And with the support of his loving wife Louise (Janet Margolin), he may yet pull off a successful bank heist...if he can just manage to write out a legible stickup note!<br>
Tango & Cash 634 1989 Action; Comedy; Crime; Thriller <i>Two of LA's top rival cops are going to have to work together…even if it kills them.</i><br /><br /> Ray Tango (Stallone) and Gabe Cash (Russell) are rival LA policemen with one thing in common: each thinks <I>he<I/> is the best. Team them and they're like oil and water. But frame them for a crime and they're like a match and kerosene.
Taxi (Widescreen) 794 2004 Action; Comedy <i>Take a ride on the wild side.</i><br><br> Sassy hip hop star <b>Queen Latifah</b> brings hilarious attitude to this hard driving, high octane comedy action blast! Latifah plays Belle, New York's fastest cabbie, whose taxi-not to mention her loaded-to-the-max vehicle-comes in handy when a fumbling young cop (<b>Jimmy Fallon</b>) must crack a bank robbery plot hatched by a gang of sexy supermodels! Don't miss this tire-squealing, stop-on-a-dime comedy with a topflight cast of stars, including <i>NYPD Blue</i>'s <b>Henry Simmons</b>, <b>Ann-Margret</b>, and supermodel <b>Gisele Bundchen</b>.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 563 1990 Action; Comedy Now you can catch America's favorite green teens in their first live-action blockbuster film! After wading in a puddle of radioactive waste, these radical reptiles are transformed into New York City's greatest crime-fighting quartet. Featuring a soundtrack by MC Hammer, this film will captivate adults and kids alike with its blend of humor, camaraderie and martial arts action. Don't miss this blockbuster movie. You'll have one shell of a good time!
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II 564 1991 Action; Comedy The Turtles are up to their shells in trouble when a canister of toxic ooze falls into the hands of the evil Master Shredder. Aided by their new pal Keno, the pizza deliver boy, the Turtles take on Shredder and his mutant allies, Rahzar and Tokka, to capture and destroy the dangerous ooze and make the world safe again for Turtles, humans and pizza!
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III 565 1992 Action; Comedy America's most awesome amphibians are back and this time they're history in this motion picture adventure. When a magic scepter accidentally transports April back through time to 17th Century Japan, the boys takeoff in hot pursuit, cowabungling their way right out of the sewers right into Samurai-O-Rama! Now they must battle the evil Lord Norinaga to reclaim the magic scepter that will bring them back below the subways of New York City. So join the heroes on the half-shell in a totally turtle-rific trip through time the entire family will love.
Terminal, The 720 2004 Comedy; Drama; Romance Academy Award winning director Steven Spielberg teams up with two-time Academy Award winner Tom Hanks and Oscar winner Catherine Zeta-Jones (<i>Chicago</i>) for this critically acclaimed comedy. after arriving at New York's JFK airport, Viktor Navorski (Hanks) gets unwittingly caught in bureaucratic glitches that make it impossible for him to return to his home country or enter the U.S. Now, caught up in the richly complex and amusing world inside the airport, Viktor makes friends, gets a job, finds romance and ultimately discovers America itself.<br>
That Thing You Do! 665 1996 Comedy; Drama; Music <i>A comedy written and directed by Tom Hanks.</i><br /><br /> Tom Hanks writes, directs and co-stars in this refreshing, big-hearted comedy that captures the overnight triumph on an American rock band during the glory days of rock and roll.<Br><br> When a young appliance salesman agrees to fill in for an injured drummer in a local talent show, four shooting stars are born. Faster than you can say <I>That Thing You Do</I>, a Play-Tone Records executive (Hanks) signs the group and catapults them to fame as their signature tune skyrockets to the top of the charts!
The Last Casino 873 2004 Comedy; Drama A university teacher recruits 3 bright students to learn the art of card counting and makes them play, and win, for him.
The Most Unromantic Man in the World 1276 2006 Comedy In the year 2000AD, a world-wide search was conducted to find The Most Unromantic Man in the World....
There's Something About Mary 77 1998 Comedy <i>"The Funniest Movie Of The Decade." -- MTV Radio</i><br><br> Filled with endless laughs and unbelievable sight gags, this "cheerfully crude and way over the line" (<i>Los Angeles Times</i>) romantic comedy is a "gut-busting blast" (<i>USA Today</i>). Still suffering form a high school crush on Mary (Cameron Diaz), the nerdy, angst-driven Ted (Ben Stiller) tracks her down thirteen years later with the help of sleazy private investigator Pat Healy (Matt Dillon). But after one look at Mary, Healy decides he wants her for himself and soon the two men are engaged in an outrageous all-out battle for Mary's affections.
Thing About My Folks, The 1109 2005 Comedy <i>"Very funny and a whole lot of heart..." -Joel Siegel, ABC-TV</i><br><br> Sam and Muriel Kleinman (Peter Falk and Olympia Dukakis) have been happily married for 47 years. But when Sam gets an unexpected "Dear John" letter from her, he turns to his son Ben (Paul Reiser) for answers. <BR><Br> A drive upstate becomes a heart-warming roadtrip that takes both men down a road of laughter and self-discovery. Ben teaches his father to love again, and, in return, learns a thing or two from his old man. But is it too late for the new and improved Sam to rekindle the love he's always had for Muriel?
This Is Spinal Tap 1494 1984 Comedy; Music <i>"The Funniest Movie Ever Made About Rock And Roll!" -Newsweek</i><br /><br /> You're about to get personal with one of music history's greatest -- and loudest -- heavy metal bands…<I>Spinal Tap</I>!<br><br> Whether or not you're a die-hard fan of the group, you'll love this detailed "rockumentary" of England's legendary Spinal Tap. Acclaimed commercial director, Marty DiBergi, takes you behind-the-scenes for an intimate look at a band whose time has come…and gone…and come again…and… Through interviews, rare footage and lots of music -- including classic Tap tunes like "Big Bottom" and "Hell Hole" -- you'll get acquainted with David St. Hubbins (lead guitar), Nigel Tufnel (lead guitar), Derek Smalls (lead bass) and every drummer who ever lived -- and died -- for this renowned rock band.<br><br> Be a part of the sights, sounds and smells of this celebrated heavy metal phenomenon. It's an experience you'll never forget.
Three Kings 14 1999 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Drama; War Absurdly comic, highly kinetic, at times shockingly emotional, <I>Three Kings</I> begins when the Gulf War is over. Amid the partying and confusion, four American soldiers (George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Ice Cube and Spike Jonze), determined to take home more than sand fleas, go off into the Iraqi desert to find millions in stolen Kuwaiti bullion. They are plunged into the heart of a democratic uprising that spins the day and their lives out of control. David O. Russell's unique tapestry of humor, violence and history makes <I>Three Kings</I> "one of the best movies of the year." (Roger Ebert, <I>Chicago Sun-Times</I>)
Thumbsucker 1066 2005 Comedy; Drama Meet Justin Cobb (Lou Pucci), a teenager who still sucks his thumb. Realizing it's totally disrupting his home, love and school love life, he allows his orthodontist (Keanu Reeves) to break him of the habit through hypnosis. Justin begins to experiment with prescription drugs, pot and sex as alternate means to overcome his anxieties and become "normal," never realizing normal is just a state of mind.
Tommy Boy 249 1995 Comedy <i>If at first you don't succeed, lower your standards.</i><br><br> Party animal Tommy Callahan (Chris Farley) is definitely a few cans short of a six pack. But after seven years, Tommy’s finally earned his diploma – and a cushy job at Callahan Auto Parts. Returning home, Tommy gets some more great news: his dad (Brian Dennehy) is marrying a real “10” (Bo Derek), and Tommy will get the stepbrother (Rob Lowe) he always wanted. Awesome!<br><br> But as fast as you can say “Who killed the keg?,” the family business starts tanking. Now Tommy’s got to hit the road with his dad’s right-hand man, a smug numbers-cruncher (David Spade). And what these two don’t know about salesmanship could fill a book – and a riotously funny movie! Saturday Night Live stars Farley and Spade “take off like rockets” (Kevin Thomas, Los Angeles Times) in a road comedy where every turn leads to laughter. Ask for it by name: Tommy Boy.
Tootsie 115 1982 Comedy; Drama Michael Dorsey is a talented actor, but his demanding nature and stubborn temperament have antagonized every producer in New York. Now his agent insists no one will hire him. But Michael needs money -- eight thousand dollars to be exact -- and to earn it, he's willing to play the role of a lifetime.<br><br> Dustin Hoffman stars with Jessica Lange, Teri Garr, Dabney Coleman, Charles Durning, Bill Murray and Geena Davis in director Sydney Pollack's heart-filled classic that heralded a new era of Hollywood wig-flipping, and set a new standard for unpredictable laugh-out-loud comedy.
Toy, The 582 1982 Comedy For the first time in picture history, the outrageous talent of Richard Pryor and the ingenious comedic sense of Jackie Gleason are combined in the same film. Gleason is U.S. Bates, a megalomaniac millionaire who owns most of south Louisiana. Pryor is Jack Brown, a former journalist who has worked his way down the vocational ladder to the position of janitor in Bates' department store. Among Bates' other vast holdings is a young son Eric (Scott Schwartz), who visits his father for one week a year. Typically, Eric is chauffeured to the department store after-hours to pick out anything he wants. This time, Eric has a more elaborate toy in mind - Jack Brown. So begins the unique relationship that teaches Eric more about life than fun and games.
Trading Places 568 1983 Comedy <i>They're not just getting rich… they're getting even.</i><br /><br /> What happens when a Wall Street tycoon meets a street smart hustler? Find out in the comedy classic that helped launch the careers of two Hollywood superstars - Eddie Murphy and Jamie Lee Curtis. From acclaimed director John Landis comes the story of a down and out con artist who trades lifestyles with a well to do investor (Dan Akroyd). Two wealthy power players (Don Ameche and Ralph Bellamy) set the wheels turning with a crazy bet… and, from there, the comedy gets richer by the minute!
Trainspotting 896 2004 Comedy; Crime; Drama <i>Uncut International Version - 2-Disc Set</i><br /><br /> From the director of <I>28 Days Later</I>... The motion picture sensation that wowed critics and audiences nationwide, <I>Trainspotting</I> delivers a wild mix of rebellious action and wicked humor! It's the story of four friends as they try to make it in the world on their own terms... and who end up planning the ultimate scam! Powered by an outstanding cast of stars including Ewan McGregor (<I>Big Fish, Star Wars Episodes I, II & III</I>), Robert Carlyle (<I>The World is Not Enough, The Full Monty</I>) and Jonny Lee Miller (<I>Dracula 2000, Mansfield Park</I>) and a high-energy soundtrack, <I>Trainspotting</I> is spectacular, groundbreaking entertainment!
Transamerica 1113 2005 Adventure; Comedy; Drama A pre-operative male-to-female transsexual takes an unexpected journey when she learns that she fathered a son, now a teenage runaway hustling on the streets of New York.
Tremors 1311 1990 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Horror; Mystery; Sci-Fi <i>They say there's nothing new under the sun. But under the ground...</i><br /><br /> Just as Val McKee and Earl Basset decide to leave Perfection, Nevada, strange rumblings prevent their departure. With the help of a shapely seismology student, they discover their desolate town is infested with gigantic man-eating creatures that live below the ground.<br>The race is on to overcome these slimy subterraneans and find a way to higher ground.
Tremors 2 1312 1996 Action; Comedy; Horror; Sci-Fi <i>The Worms have turned.</i><br /><br /> They're back! The giant underground creatures that terrorized a desert town in TREMORS are now plowing their way through Mexican oil fields, gobbling up everything and everyone around-and only one man can stop them! In the style of its predecessor, this comedy sci-fi creature feature reunites Fred Ward as down-on-his-luck Earl Basset and Michael Gross as gung-ho survivalist Burt Gummer, two desert desperados who take on the task of destroying the monsters. Partnered with them is Christopher Gartin, a young guy in need of kicks, cash, and a career change, and Helen Shaver, a sexy and intrepid scientist who's seen it all…until now. Together they devise an ingenious plan for tracking and killing the creatures.
Tremors 3 1313 2001 Action; Comedy; Horror; Sci-Fi <i>The Food Chain Just Grew Another Link.</i><br /><br /> Those morphing, man-eating monsters are shaking things up again in the dusty little town of Perfection, Nevada - and survivalist Burt Gummer (Michael Gross) is the only solution to the latest in evolution! Aided by a couple of young local entrepreneurs (Shawn Christian and Susan Chuang), Burt pits his impressive knowledge of weaponry against the newest and deadliest generation of Graboids. If Burt and his new partners can't find a way to stop them, then the creatures that put Perfection on the map will wipe it right off the face of the earth. <I>Tremors 3</I> promises earth-shaking, explosive, edge-of-your-seat entertainment!
Tremors 4 1314 1990 Action; Comedy; Horror; Sci-Fi; Thriller; Western <i>Get ready to be shaken to your core by the all-new prequel to the original Tremors!</i><br /><br /> <b>Tremors 4: The Legend Begins</b> <Br> When workers in the remote mining town of Rejection, Nevada falls victim to an unseen predator, the mine's owner, Hiram Gummer (Michael Gross), great-grandfather to <i>Tremors</i> Burt Gummer, hires a mercenary to destroy the carnivorous creatures before they swallow up his profits. What follows is an all-out assault that takes the battleground from deep in the earth to a suspense-filled showdown on the streets of Rejection! <bR><BR> <i>Tremors 4: The Legend Begins</i> will thrill you with incredible action sequences, awesome bonus features and earth-shaking special effects created by the award-winning team behind the original box-office hit, <i>Tremors</i>. <br><Br> <i>This pack includes a free copy of the original Tremors</i>.
True Lies 355 1994 Action; Comedy Arnold Schwarzenegger is special agent Harry Tasker, a top spy in the ultra-secret Omega Sector--although tohis wife Helen, he's just a boring computer salesman. When Harry's two lives unexpectedly collide, both he and Helen find themselves in the clutches of international terrorists, fighting to save not only their marriage, but their lives. Jammed with incredible special effects, "True Lies" is an exhilarating mix of non-stop action and romantic comedy. Directed by James Cameron (Titanic).
Truman Show, The 656 1998 Comedy All eyes are on Burbank - Truman Burbank, that is. And you'll want to join the masses in taking a fresh new look at this marvel of a movie from director <b>Peter Weir</b> (<i>Gallipoli, Witness)</i>) in this Special Collector's Edition DVD! Truman (<b>Jim Carrey</b>) is about to discover just how abnormal his seemingly "normal" life is. What he doesn't realize - just yet - is that his whole life is a reality TV show, televised and broadcast for the world to see! The creative genius of <b>Jim Carrey</b> (<i>Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events</i>) will amaze and thrill you in this groundbreaking film.
Truth About Love, The 885 2004 Comedy <i>How far would you go to test your man? How far would you go to keep him?</i><br><br> Alice (<b>Jennifer Love Hewitt</b>) is happily married to Sam (<b>Jimi Mistry</b>) living in what seems to be a story book lifestyle. But on Valentine's Eve, Alice receives a Valentine card anonymously sent by Sam's best friend Archie, who is quietly in love with her. Convinced that the note is from her husband, she sends an anonymous card to Sam who thinks it's from another woman. <br><br> When Sam hides the card from Alice, she decides to test her husband's faithfulness by pretending to be a secret admirer. What starts off as a silly prank escalates into phone sex, secret anonymous meetings and ultimately the revelation that her husband has a mistress. Archie is caught in the middle of this romantic and bittersweet comedy that exposes the truth about love.
Turn Left 1475 2006 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Drama Three hit men and a young recruit come out of hiding to do one final job that promises to be a huge payday...
Two Hands 1414 1999 Drama; Comedy; Crime; Thriller <i>"Clever, hip, and razor sharp." -- Rolling Stone</i><br /><br /> <b>Heath Ledger</b> (<i>The Brothers Grimm, A Knight's Tale, The Patriot</i>) gets a double shot of danger and passion in this edgy crime thriller! <Br><Br> When a large amount of loot belonging to a local gangster (<b>Bryan Brown</b>, <i>F/X, Cocktail</i>) disappears, Jimmy (Ledger) takes the blame and finds himself running from some ruthless thugs. Desperate to repay the boss' money... and distracted by the sexy Alex (<b>Rose Byrne</b>, <i>Star Wars Episode II: Attack of The Clones</i>, <i>Wicker Park</i>)... nothing goes as planned as Jimmy is drawn even deeper into a dangerous criminal underworld! Hailed by critics, <i>Two Hands</i> is a riveting, stylish and often humorous crime story that crackles with action!
Two Mules For Sister Sara 441 1970 Comedy; War; Western Set in Mexico, a nun called Sara is rescued from three cowboys by Hogan, who is on his way to do some reconnaissance...
UHF 663 1989 Comedy "Weird Al" Yankovic, Kevin McCarthy (<I>Innerspace</I>), Michael Richards (<I>Seinfeld</I>), David Bowe (<I>The Cable Guy</I>), Victoria Jackson (<I>Saturday Night Live</I>) and Fran Drescher (<I>The Nanny</I>) star in this inspired comedy about an offbeat guy who turns a deadbeat TV station into a raging success! Broadcasting Weird Al's unique brand of humor, <I>UHF</I> is a place you'll want to visit- with increasing frequency.<br><br> George Newman (Weird Al) is a daydreamer whose hyperactive imagination keeps him from holding a steady job… until his uncle hires him to manage Channel 62, a station that's losing money and viewers fast. But when George replaces the station's reruns with bizarre programs like "Wheel of Fish" and "Raul's Wild Kingdom" (where poodles fly from third-story windows), ratings begin to soar! Can George find the money he needs to stay on the air? Stay tuned!
Underclassman 1062 2005 Action; Comedy; Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>A Comedy About Upholding The Law And Disturbing The Peace.</i><br><br> This fast-paced action comedy stars Nick Cannon (<i>Drumline, Roll Bounce</i>) as a streetwise detective who goes undercover - and ends up in over his head! Tracy "Tre" Stokes (Cannon) is a rookie bike cop who finally gets the kind of heavyweight assignment he’s been begging for: find the killer of a student at an elite private school! What he discovers is a plot more deadly than anyone imagined! With danger ... and preppies...everywhere, Tre will need his hip personality to fit in and his unorthodox style of investigation to crack the case! Packed with high-octane laughs and featuring Roselyn Sanchez (<i>Rush Hour 2</i>) and Kelly Hu (<i>The Scorpion King</i>), <i>Underclassman</i> delivers over-the-top entertainment!
Undiscovered 1081 2005 Drama; Music <i>They Know Each Other By Heart</i><br><br> What seems like just another ordinary afternoon soon proves to be the beginning of a relationship between two people that will change their lives forever. Set in the world of up-and-coming artists, this heartfelt romantic comedy tells the story of an aspiring model who falls in love with a struggling musician.
Untamed Heart 581 1993 Drama; Romance; Comedy <i>A "Moonbeam Of A Love Story." -Rolling Stone</i><br /><br /> Marisa Tomei (<I>My Cousin Vinny</I>) and Christian Slater (<I>Murder in the First</I>) deliver brilliant performances in this touchingly honest and beautifully crafted modern-day romance. Co-starring Rosie Perez (<I>White Men Can't Jump</I>), who leads her own unique brand of energy and talent, <I>Untamed Heart</I>'s "heart is in the right place" (Roger Ebert, "Siskel & Ebert").<br><br> Tomei portrays Caroline, a diner waitress who is consistently (and miserably) unlucky in love. Slater is Adam, the diner's reclusive busboy who harbors a secret crush on Caroline, yet is too shy to speak to her. But all that changes one cold night, when Caroline finds herself in a life-threatening situation on her walk home and Adam appears out of the shadows to rescue her. Intrigued by her unlikely knight in shining armor, Caroline tenderly breaks through to his lonely world. Together, the two forge a bond of trust and understanding that ultimately blossoms into one of cinema's most unforgettable love stories.
Varsity Blues 35 1999 Comedy; Drama <i>Make Your Own Rules</i><br><br> James Van Der Beek leads the action in this exciting, funny coming-of-age story about a small-town high schooler confronting the pressures and temptations and gridiron glory.<br><br> At first, backup quarterback Jonathan "Mox" Moxon (Van Der Beek) is nowhere close to being a football star. He's perfectly content to stay on the bench and out of the win-at-all-cost strategies of coach Bud Kilmer (Jon Voight in a powerful performance). But when the starting quarterback is injured, Mox is in the game...and in direct conflict with his hotheaded coach and girlfriend. Soon everyone in Mox's football-crazed community will realize there's not just a new star quarterback in town, there's a new kind of hero.
Wag the Dog 889 1997 Comedy <i>A comedy about truth, justice and other special effects.</i><br /><br /> When the President is caught in a sex scandal less than 2 weeks before election, White House spinmaster Conrad Brean creates a phony war with the help of Hollywood producer Stanley Motss. It's a wickedly funny political satire that couldn't be more timely.
Waiting...Unrated And Raw 1061 2005 Comedy Always remember the cardinal rule of eating out: Never mess with people who handle your food! Ryan Reynolds (<i>The Amityville Horror</i>), Anna Faris (the <i>Scary Movie</i> trilogy) and Justin Long (<i>Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story</i>) star in this hilarious comedy about the band of mischievous waiters, waitresses and cooks just waiting to show guests how extraordinary the service at ShenaniganZ restaurant can be.
War Of The Roses, The 704 1989 Comedy; Drama <i>Once in a lifetime comes a motion picture that makes you feel like falling in love again. This is not that movie.</i><br><br> In this blackest of comedies, a perfect 18-year marriage suddenly becomes unglued and the gleefully evil Barbara (Kathleen Turner) and Oliver (Michael) Rose single-mindedly inflict as much misery as possible on each other. Rather than just get divorced, they declare war, fighting to the bitter end over their huge mansion and every possession in it. Not even the calculating guidance of Oliver's lawyer (Danny DeVito) can stop this uncompromising twosome as their vicious battle sends them on an increasingly dark and dangerous path.
Wassup Rockers 1476 2005 Comedy; Drama Coming Soon!
Wayne's World 427 1992 Comedy Two slacker friends try to promote their public-access cable show.
Wayne's World 2 428 1993 Comedy The inseparable duo try to organize a rock concert while Wayne must fend off a record producer who has an eye for his girlfriend.
Weather Man, The 1073 2005 Comedy; Drama <i>In Life, Accuracy Counts.</i><br><br> Chicago weatherman David Spritz (Nicolas Cage) is living the life most of us dream of: he's a celebrity, makes a six figure salary working two hours a day, and is on the short list for the meteorologist job on a national morning show. But his professional successes are over-shadowed by his personal failures. He's divorced from his wife, his kids are slipping away from him and even his Pulitzer Prize winning father (Michael Caine) won't take him seriously. Part <i>American Beauty</i>, part <i>About Schmidt, The Weather Man</i> takes a closer look at living a meaningful life in a fast-food world.
Wedding Crashers, The 1030 2005 Comedy <i>Life's A Party. Crash It.</i><br><br> More footage and more laughs make this <i>Uncorked Edition</i> a "bust-a-gut, roll-in-the-aisle" (<i>Maxim</i>) comedy and the most raucous party of the year!<BR><BR> Guided by a set of "wedding crashing rules," John Beckwith (Owen Wilson) and Jeremy Grey (Vince Vaughn) can charm their way into any wedding...and into the hearts of every bridesmaid. But at the biggest nuptials of the year, John breaks the rules and falls for the daughter (Rachel McAdams) of the US Secretary of Treasury (Christopher Walken), and Jeremy is left at the mercy of her "stage-five-clinger" sister (Isla Fisher). Being there for his buddy, Jeremy follows John to the family's huge estate for a weekend that may even be too wild for these professional party guys.
Wedding Singer, The 648 1998 Comedy <i>He's gonna party like it's 1985.</i><br /><br /> It's 1985 and Robbie Hart (Adam Sandler) is the ultimate master of ceremonies...until he is left at the alter at his own wedding. Devastated, he becomes a newlywed's worst nightmare--an entertainer who can do nothing but destroy other people's weddings. It's not until he meets a warm-hearted waitress named Julia (Drew Barrymore) that he starts to pick up the pieces of his heart. The only problem is Julia's about to have a wedding of her own and unless Robbie can pull off the performance of a lifetime, the girl of his dreams will be gone forever.
Wet Hot American Summer 868 2001 Comedy <i>"Hilarious." - Michael Agger, The New Yorker</i><br><br> Camp Firewood, 1981. It's the last day of camp and everyone is busy. Camp director Beth (Janeane Garofalo) is trying to keep order while falling in love with astrophysicist Henry (David Hyde Pierce). Henry is trying to save the camp from being hit by a piece of SKYLAB hurtling toward Earth. Camp counselor Coop is in love with Katie, who is in love with lifeguard Andy. If that's not enough, there's a waterfall rescue, talking vegetable cans, the misfits, the cool kids… and more!<br><Br> It's a star-filled, laugh-a-minute, crazy comedy. Summer camp was never this much fun!
What About Bob? 661 1991 Comedy <i>Bob's a special kind of friend. The kind that drives you crazy!</i><br /><br /> Comic wizard Bill Murray (<I>Cradle Will Rock, Rushmore</I>) teams up with Academy Award winner Richard Dreyfuss (<I>Mr. Holland's Opus, The American President</I>) in an outrageously wild comedy that's sure to drive you off the deep end! Murray plays Bob Wiley, a troubled but lovable therapy patient who fears <I>everything</I>! After receiving help from a noted psychiatrist Dr. Leo Marvin (Dreyfuss), Bob feels revived. But when the doctor skips town to go on a quiet family vacation, Bob, afraid of being alone, follows -- showing up unexpectedly at the therapist's lakeside retreat. That's when the fun really begins! Bob innocently becomes the houseguest who just won't leave -- endearing himself to the other family members…and, in the end, driving the stresses-out shrink absolutely crazy!
What's Eating Gilbert Grape 236 1993 Comedy; Drama <i>Life Is A Terrible Thing To Sleep Through.</i><br><br> Johnny Depp plays Gilbert and Juliette Lewis is the girl who turns his life around in this flawless blend of comedy and drama that includes Leonardo DiCaprio's stunning Oscar®- nominated performance as Gilbert's mentally impaired younger brother. Newcomer Darlene Cates (as Momma) and Mary Steenburgen (as a housewife who wants Gilbert all to herself) co-star in "one of the most real, honest and unusual pictures of the year" (Bill Diehl, <I>ABC RadioNetwork</I>).
What's The Worst That Could Happen? 484 2001 Comedy; Crime <i>It takes a thief to nail a crook.</i><br /><br /> Possession may be 9/10 of the law… but payback is everything to the lawless. Martin Lawrence and Danny DeVito escalate a battle of egos - and a battalion of laughs - to epic proportions in this fast-paced joke-fest that takes low-down behavior to hilarious new heights! Co-starring John Leguizamo (<I>Moulin Rouge</I>), Glenne Headly (<I>Dirty Rotten Scoundrels</I>), William Fichtner (<I>Pearl Harbor</I>), Bernie Mac (<I>The Original Kings of Comedy</I>), Carmen Ejogo (<I>The Avengers</I>), Larry Miller (<I>The Nutty Professor II</I>) and Nora Dunn (<I>Three Kings</I>), this laugh-out-loud comedy proves that "the worst that could happen is missing this film" (Jeffrey Lyons)!<Br><br> Caught red-handed trying to rob a mansion, Kevin Caffery (Lawrence) leaves empty-handed when the house's owner, ruthless billionaire Max Fairbanks (DeVito) spies Kevin's 'lucky' ring and claims it as his own! Out of jail and out of his mind with rage, Kevin will do anything to get the ring back. But Max considers it his most cleverly won possession and will do anything to keep it! With battle lines drawn and no risk too great, these two set out to ruin each other's lives… and both succeed admirably!
When Do We Eat? 1477 2005 Comedy Coming Soon!
Where The Heart Is 940 2000 Comedy Ashley Judd and Natalie Portman star in this offbeat, delicious slice of life about a down-on-her-luck southern teen who, after gaining 15 minutes of fame for giving birth to "The Wal-Mart Baby", begins to put her life together with the help of the kind, quirky strangers who become her surrogate family.<br><br> Based on the #1 best-selling novel by Billie Letts, this "brilliantly funny, deeply moving, beautifully acted" (<I>KNX/CBS Radio</I>) film co-stars Stockard Channing and Joan Cusack in an inspiring celebration of love and friendship.
White Chicks 742 2004 Crime; Comedy <i>They're Going Deep Undercover</i><br><br> From Keenen Ivory Wayans, the director of <i>Scary Movie</i>, comes WHITE CHICKS, a gender-bending, gut-busting comedy starring funnymen Shawn Wayans and Marlon Wayans.<br><br> What happens when two fumbling FBI agents disguise themselves as mega-rich princesses to infiltrate high society? Snap! It's frantic antics and nonstop hilarity as the brothers go from hopeless G-men to haute couture G-strings...with <i>attitude</i>!<br><br> Groovin' tunes, hardcore jams and a side=splitting disco dance-off with the bluebloods fuel outrageous laughs from start to finish in WHITE CHICKS - two brothers just keepin' it real. Sort of.<br>
White Men Can't Jump 909 1992 Comedy; Drama; Sport <i>"In Your Face Laughs! A Very Funny Movie That Will Score And Score And Score…Don't Miss It!" -Joel Siegel, GOOD MORNING AMERICA</i><br /><br /> Billy Hoyle (Woody Harrelson) and Sidney Deane (Wesley Snipes) are an unlikely pair of basketball hustlers. They team up to con their way across the courts of Los Angeles, playing a game that's fast, dangerous -- and funny. Directed and written by Ron Shelton (<I>Bull Durham</I>), and co-starring the sizzling Rosie Perez, <I>White Men Can't Jump</I> is a slam dunk, high-flying comedy hit!
Whole Nine Yards, The 1309 2000 Comedy; Crime <i>In the heart of suburbia, a hit man with heart has just moved in.</i><br /><br /> There goes the neighborhood -- in a pine box. When hit man Jimmy "The Tulip" Tudeski moves into a comfy suburb, everyone's suddenly in danger of pushing up daisies. And it's not all Jimmy's doing, either.<br><br> Jonathan Lynn (<I>My Cousin Vinny</I>) directs and a top cast packs heat in this manic comedy about life, love and plenty of ammo. Bruce Willis is Jimmy, whose arrival sparks a chain reaction in which just about everybody wants to clip somebody else. Matthew Perry plays a hapless dentist who finds a way to get on the Tulip's good <I>and</I> bad sides. And Rosanna Arquette, Michael Clarke Duncan, Natasha Henstridge, Amanda Peet and Kevin Pollak add to the wacky and whacked fun of "a laugh riot" (Larry King, <I>USA Today</I>).
Whole Ten Yards, The 1310 2003 Comedy; Crime; Thriller <i>"Genuinely Hilarious." -Liam Mayclem, KRON-TV/San Francisco</i><br /><br /> When last seen, retired hitman Jimmy "The Tulip" wasn't seen at all. He was dead and gone...to Mexico. Dentist Oz Oseransky faked dental records that proved Jimmy's death and allowed him to secretly vamoose to a bunny-slippered Baja life. Then one day Oz shows up uninvited with a simple request. H-E-L-L-L-P! <BR><BR> Five stars return for a crazier-plus-one sequel to <i>The Whole Nine Yards</i>. This time, Jimmy (Bruce Willis) is reeled in to help rescue Oz's wife (Natasha Henstridge) after phonetically challenged mobster Lazlo (Kevin Pollak) kidnaps her. Jimmy's wife (Amanda Peet), an eager wannabe assassin, is thrilled to be back in the game. Panicked Oz (Matthew Perry) is sure they're all going to wake up dead. And everything spins into gleeful new realms of the whacked and wacky. How does it all end <i>this time</i>? Sorry. Our tulips are sealed.
Wild At Heart 591 1990 Comedy; Crime; Drama; Romance; Thriller David Lynch delivers a "stunning piece of work" (<i>Chicago Tribune</i>) with this "flamboyantly violent and erotic" (<i>The Village Voice</i>) tale of love on the run. Winner of the prestigious Palme d'Or at the Cannes International Film Festival, <i>Wild At Heart</i> is a twisted "rollercoaster ride to redemption through an American gothic heart of darkness" (<i>Variety</i>). If Lula (Laura Dern) knows on thing in this world, it's that she's destined to be with her ex-con boyfriend Sailor (Nicolas Cage) - no matter how many times her mama (Diane Ladd) tries to kill him. But when she and Sailor finally hit the road in a desperate bid to find happiness, their journey plunges them into a disturbing underworld filled with sexual secrets and dangerous desires that form a terrifying "tapestry of human extremity" (<i>Variety</i>).
Wild Wild West 542 1999 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Western If you think special government agent James West is fast with a six-shooter, wait'll he lays a quip on you! Megahit star Will Smith plays West, reuniting with <I> Men in Black</I> director Barry Sonnenfeld in an effects-loaded, shoot-from-the-lip spectacular. Kevin Kline plays fellow agent and crackerjack inventor Artemus Gordon, teamed with West on a daring assignment: Stop legless Dr. Arliss Loveless (Kenneth Branagh) and his diabolical plot for a Disunited States of America. Salma Hayek is mysterious adventuress Rita Escobar. And all manner of geared-up 1860s gadgets - from belt-buckle derringers to surprise-packed billiard balls to a walking, eight-story, steam-and-steel tarantula - help make <I>Wild Wild West</I> a <I>Wow Wow West!</I>
Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory 237 1971 Comedy; Musical <i>Your golden ticket to imagination and adventure!</i><br><br> From the classic Roald Dahl story comes a lip-smacking delight with jolly tunes. With a golden ticket young Charlie Bucket wins a tour of the factory of wily mogul Wonka and run by his Oompa-Loompa crew. There Charlie, his Grandpa Joe and others discover a kind heart is a finer possession than a sweet tooth. Don't let the tour leave without you!
Win A Date With Tad Hamilton! 743 2004 Comedy; Romance <i>"Funny and Charming." - US Weekly</i><br><br> Imagine meeting your favorite big-screen idol and he winds up idolizing you! That's what happens to Rosalee (Kate Bosworth, <I>Blue Crush</I>), a star-struck small-town girl, who wins a date with handsome Hollywood hunk Tad Hamilton (Josh Dushamel, TV's <I>Las Vegas</I>). And while it may be Rosalee's dream-come-true, it means complete chaos for her best friend, Pete (Topher Grace, TV's <I>That 70's Show</I>). He's the boy back home who's deeply, hopelessly - and secretly - in love with her, too.
Without A Paddle 857 2004 Comedy <i>The call o the wild. The thrill of adventure. The mistake of a lifetime.</i><br><br> <b>Seth Green</b>, <b>Matthew Lillard</b> and <b>Dax Shepard</b> star in this offbeat comedy as childhood friends whose lives have drifted apart but must reunite following the sudden death of a fourth friend.<br><br> The trio finds out that he was hot on the trail of the $200,000 that vanished when real-life airplane hijacker D.B. Cooper in 1971. After discovering a map left behind, they decide to follow its course to claim the loot. They soon run into a few things that their friend hadn't planned on, including backwoods pot farmers with itchy trigger fingers, beautiful tree-living hippies and a bear with maternal instincts that know no bounds!<br><br> Also starring a hilarious <b>Burt Reynolds</b>, <i>Without A Paddle</i> proves that it's better to be down a river than up a creek.
Wonder Boys 916 2000 Drama; Comedy An unfinished novel, a stolen car, a murdered pet and a failing marriage are just a few of the crises piling up like a logjam in this often hilarious story of bright promise gone awry.<br><br> During a single hectic weekend, college professor Grady Tripp (Michael Douglas) scrambles to gather together a life that has suddenly reeled out of control. Along for the ride are his gifted but troubled student (Tobey Maguire, <I>Cider House Rules</I>), his eccentric editor (Robert Downey, Jr.), the married chancellor of his university (Frances McDormand, <I>Fargo</I>) who is pregnant with his child and his sultry student boarder (Katie Holmes, <I>Dawson's Creek</I>).<br><br> Directed by Curtis Hanson (<I>L.A. Confidential</I>), this darkly comedic odyssey of self-discovery was hailed by Roger Ebert as "one of the best movies of the year."
Yours, Mine & Ours 1204 2005 Comedy; Family; Romance <i>18 Kids, One House, No Way.</i><br /><br /> Dennis Quaid and Rene Russo are a perfect match in this irresistible comedy about two single parents who get married...only to meet some unexpected homewreckers-their own kids! <BR><BR> Admiral Frank Beardsley (Quaid), a widower with eight children, runs his family like a tight ship. Frank's orderly life changes course when he impulsively marries his long-lost high school sweetheart, Helen (Russo), a free-spirited fashion designer with ten kids of her own. <BR><BR> For Frank and Helen's wildly different families, it's fight at first sight. Sot he kids hatch a plan-sabotage the marriage! What follows is a no-schemes-barred, domestic free-for-all that rocks the house with hilarious moments...and some heartwarming surprises.
You've Got Mail 1416 1998 Comedy; Romance <i>Someone You Pass On The Street May Already Be The Love Of Your Life.</i><br /><br /> <i>You've Got Mail</i> delivers all the wit, charm and warmth you'd expect from a reunion of the stars, and director of Sleepless in Seattle. Greg Kinnear, Parker Posey, Jean Stapleton and more talented co-stars add perfect support to this valentine to modern - to modem - romance in which superstore book chain magnate Hanks and cozy children's bookshop owner Ryan are anonymous e-mail cyberpals who fall head-over-laptops in love, unaware they are combative business rivals. You've got rare Hollywood magic when You've Got Mail.
Zoolander 149 2001 Comedy <i>3% Body Fat. 1% Brain Activity.</i><br><br> Clear the runway for Derek Zoolander (Ben Stiller), VH1's three-time male model of the year. His face falls when hippie-chic Hansel (Owen Wilson) scooters in to steal this year's award.<Br><br> The evil fashion guru Mugatu (Will Ferrell) seizes the opportunity to turn Derek into a killing machine. It's a well-designed conspiracy and only with the help of Hansel and a few well-chosen accessories like Matilda (Christine Taylor) can Derek make the world safe for male models everywhere.

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