Tag: Curtis Hanson

Wonder Boys (2000) 7.4

Wonder Boys (2000)

Storyline:Grady Tripp is a professor/writer living in Pittsburgh who is struggling with writer's block. Whilst doing this, he also manages to get the chancellor pregnant. In the meantime, he and a college student, Jam...

The Bedroom Window (1987) 6.4

The Bedroom Window (1987)

Storyline:Terry is having an affair with his boss' wife Sylvia. One night after an office party they are together and Sylvia witnesses an attack on Denise from Terry's bedroom window. She doesn't want to expose their ...

Too Big to Fail (TV Movie 2011) 7.3

Too Big to Fail (TV Movie 2011)

Storyline:A close look behind the scenes, between late March and mid-October, 2008: we follow Richard Fuld's benighted attempt to save Lehman Brothers; conversations among Hank Paulson (the Secretary of the Treasury),...

Losin’ It (1983) 4.8

Losin’ It (1983)

Storyline:Teen sex comedy set in 1965 which follows four Los Angeles school friends, Woody, Dave, Spider, Wendell and the series of misadventures they get into when they travel south of the border to Tijuana, Mexico f...

8 Mile (2002) 7.1

8 Mile (2002)

Storyline:A young rapper, struggling with every aspect of his life, wants to make it big but his friends and foes make this odyssey of rap harder than it may seem.User Reviews: I enjoyed this movie immensely. I though...

L.A. Confidential (1997) 8.3

L.A. Confidential (1997)

Storyline:1950's Los Angeles is the seedy backdrop for this intricate noir-ish tale of police corruption and Hollywood sleaze. Three very different cops are all after the truth, each in their own style: Ed Exley, the ...

The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (1992) 6.6

The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (1992)

Storyline:Peyton Flanders (Rebecca De Mornay) seemed to be the perfect nanny, but secretly she was out to wreck the lives of the family she was supposed to be helping. Before becoming the nanny, Peyton had a miscarria...

In Her Shoes (2005) 6.5

In Her Shoes (2005)

Storyline:Two sisters, plus a dead mother, a remarried father, and a hostile step-mother. The sisters, each in her way, have perfected the art of losing. The elder, Rose, is an attorney, responsible, lonely, with a cl...

Bad Influence (1990) 6.2

Bad Influence (1990)

Storyline:Michael, a wimpy young executive, is about to get pulverized by a jealous boyfriend in a bar when a handsome, mysterious stranger steps in--and then disappears. Later that night, while jogging, Michael runs ...

The River Wild (1994) 6.4

The River Wild (1994)

Storyline:The teacher Gail Hartman is facing problems with her marriage with her husband, the workaholic architect Tom Hartman. On the birthday of their son Roarke, Gail decides to leave her daughter with her parents ...