Tag: John Cusack

War, Inc. (2008) 5.6

War, Inc. (2008)

Storyline:A political satire set in Turaqistan, a country occupied by an American private corporation run by a former US Vice President. In an effort to monopolize the opportunities the war-torn nation offers, the cor...

Bullets Over Broadway (1994) 7.4

Bullets Over Broadway (1994)

Storyline:1920s Broadway. Playwright David Shayne considers himself an artist, and surrounds himself with like minded people, most struggling financially as they create art for themselves, not the masses. David, howev...

Arsenal (2017) 4

Arsenal (2017)

Storyline:A powerful action thriller, ARSENAL tells the intertwining stories of the Lindel brothers, Mikey (Johnathon Schaech) and JP (Adrian Grenier), who had only each other to rely on growing up. As adults, JP foun...

Max (2002) 6.5

Max (2002)

Storyline:Munich, 1918. German-Jew Max Rothman has returned to much of his pre-war life which includes to his wife Nina and their two children, to his mistress Liselore von Peltz, and to his work as an art dealer. He ...

Grand Piano (2013) 5.9

Grand Piano (2013)

Storyline:A pianist with stage fright endures a performance under the eyes of a mysterious sniper, who will shoot and kill him if a wrong note is played.User Reviews: A film that has clearly started with a high concep...

America’s Sweethearts (2001) 5.7

America’s Sweethearts (2001)

Storyline:In the midst of a nasty public breakup of married movie stars, a studio publicist scrambles to put a cap on the escalating situation as the couple's latest film has found its only print kidnapped by the dire...

Tapeheads (1988) 5.7

Tapeheads (1988)

Storyline:After being fired from their jobs as security guards, Josh and Ivan form Video Aces, a video production company. Using Josh's talent and Ivan's business savvy, they attempt to hit it big in the business whil...

Never Grow Old (2019) 6.1

Never Grow Old (2019)

Storyline:An Irish undertaker profits when outlaws take over a peaceful town, but his own family come under threat as the death toll increases dramatically.User Reviews: Middling western-drama that has some okay momen...

Martian Child (2007) 6.7

Martian Child (2007)

Storyline:A recently-widowed science fiction writer considers whether to adopt a hyper-imaginative 6-year-old abandoned and socially-rejected boy who says he's really from Mars.User Reviews:

Say Anything… (1989) 7.3

Say Anything… (1989)

Storyline:A budding romance between noble underachiever Lloyd Dobler and high school valedictorian Diane Court is threatened when Diane's overly possessive, disapproving father interferes with their relationship. With...

The Sure Thing (1985) 6.7

The Sure Thing (1985)

Storyline:Gib, a beer-guzzling slob, and Alison, an uptight Ivy-Leaguer, are an unlikely duo stuck together on a cross-country trip during Christmas break. At first they get on each other's nerves but, as time passes,...

Serendipity (2001) 6.8

Serendipity (2001)

Storyline:Although strangers Sara and Jonathan are both already in relationships, they realize they have genuine chemistry after a chance encounter but part company soon after. Years later, they each yearn to reunite,...

Bob Roberts (1992) 6.5

Bob Roberts (1992)

Storyline:Mock documentary about an upstart candidate for the U.S. Senate written and directed by actor Tim Robbins. Bob Roberts is a folksinger with a difference: He offers tunes that protest welfare chiselers, liber...

Must Love Dogs (2005) 5.9

Must Love Dogs (2005)

Storyline:Sarah Nolan is a newly divorced woman cautiously rediscovering romance with the enthusiastic but often misguided help of her well-meaning family. As she braves a series of hilarious disastrous mismatches and...

Pushing Tin (1999) 5.9

Pushing Tin (1999)

Storyline:Two air traffic controllers who thrive on living dangerously compete to outdo each other on several levels.User Reviews: The amusing competiveness of two very different air traffic controllers (Billy Bob Tho...

City Hall (1996) 6.1

City Hall (1996)

Storyline:The accidental shooting of a boy in New York leads to an investigation by the Deputy Mayor, and unexpectedly far-reaching consequences.User Reviews: Being a huge fan of Al Pacino (from the likes of 'Heat', t...

Fat Man and Little Boy (1989) 6.4

Fat Man and Little Boy (1989)

Storyline:This film reenacts the Manhattan Project, the secret wartime project in New Mexico where the first atomic bombs were designed and built.User Reviews:

Hot Pursuit (1987) 6.4

Hot Pursuit (1987)

Storyline:Young Danny is following his rich girlfriend's family to the Caribbean. But suddenly he simply must make a chemistry test and cannot go with them. After they have left, he gets a leave from his professor and...

Adult World (2013) 6.2

Adult World (2013)

Storyline:A naive college graduate, Amy, who believes she's destined to be a great poet, begrudgingly accepts a job in a shop while she pursues a mentorship with reclusive writer Rat Billings.User Reviews: I'm not fam...

The Contract (2006) 5.7

The Contract (2006)

Storyline:Ray Keene (John Cusack), a father who wants to redeem himself in the eyes of his son (Jamie Anderson), is trying to bring Carden (Morgan Freeman), a world-class assassin to justice. All the while, he must pr...

Hot Tub Time Machine (2010) 6.4

Hot Tub Time Machine (2010)

Storyline:Three friends on losing streaks: Adam, whose girlfriend dumped him, Nick, with a dead-end job and a cheating wife, and Lou, a suicidal alcoholic. To help Lou recover from car-exhaust poisoning, Adam and Nick...

Runaway Jury (2003) 7.1

Runaway Jury (2003)

Storyline:Wendell Rohr is a torts lawyer taking on the gun lobby. Rankin Fitch is the jury consultant for the Defendants and between them the battle is for the hearts and minds of the jury. But there is someone on the...

High Fidelity (2000) 7.5

High Fidelity (2000)

Storyline:Thirty-something Rob Gordon, a former club DJ, owns a not so lucrative used record store in Chicago. He not so much employs Barry and Dick, but rather keeps them around as they showed up at the store one day...

Anastasia (1997) 7.1

Anastasia (1997)

Storyline:The daughter of the last Russian Tsar, Nicolas II, Anastasia is found by two Russian con men, Dimitri and Vladimir, who seek the reward that her grandmother, the Dowager Empress Marie, promised to the ones w...