Tag: Mike Nichols

Wolf (1994) 6.2

Wolf (1994)

Storyline:Worn down and out of luck, aging publisher Will Randall (Jack Nicholson) is at the end of his rope when a younger co-worker snatches his job out from under his nose. But after being bitten by a wolf, Will su...

The Day of the Dolphin (1973) 6.1

The Day of the Dolphin (1973)

Storyline:Dr Jake Terrell, who has been training a pair of dolphins for many years, has had a breakthrough. He has taught his dolphins to speak and understand English, although they do have a limited vocabulary. When ...

Becoming Mike Nichols (2016) 7.1

Becoming Mike Nichols (2016)

Storyline:Filmmaker Mike Nichols sits down with theater director Jack O'Brien to discuss his personal life and professional work.User Reviews: That kind of dialogue giving many sources of interests. About career, abou...

Wit (2001) 7.4

Wit (2001)

Storyline:A renowned professor is forced to reassess her life when she is diagnosed with terminal ovarian cancer.User Reviews:

Arthur Miller: Writer (2017) 7.6

Arthur Miller: Writer (2017)

Storyline:One of the greatest playwrights of the 20th century, Arthur Miller created such celebrated works as Death of a Salesman and The Crucible, which continue to move audiences around the world today. He also made...

Heartburn (1986) 6.2

Heartburn (1986)

Storyline:Rachel is a food writer at a New York magazine who meets Washington columnist Mark at a wedding and ends up falling in love with him despite her reservations about marriage. They buy a house, have a daughter...

Primary Colors (1998) 6.2

Primary Colors (1998)

Storyline:In this adaptation of the best-selling roman à clef about Bill Clinton's 1992 run for the White House, the young and gifted Henry Burton is tapped to oversee the presidential campaign of Governor Jack Stanto...

Silkwood (1983) 7.1

Silkwood (1983)

Storyline:The story of Karen Silkwood, a metallurgy worker at a plutonium processing plant who was purposefully contaminated, psychologically tortured and possibly murdered to prevent her from exposing blatant worker ...

Biloxi Blues (1988) 6.4

Biloxi Blues (1988)

Storyline:During the Second World War, Eugene enlists in the US Army during the last year of the War and is sent to basic training in Biloxi Mississippi. There he must live with a variety of fellow soldiers while endu...

Regarding Henry (1991) 6.6

Regarding Henry (1991)

Storyline:Respected lawyer, Henry Turner survives a convenience-store shooting only to find he has lost his memory, and has serious speech and mobility issues. After also losing his job—where he no longer 'fits in'—hi...

Catch-22 (1970) 7.2

Catch-22 (1970)

Storyline:A bombardier in World War II tries desperately to escape the insanity of the war. However, sometimes insanity is the only sane way to cope with a crazy situation. Catch-22 is a parody of a "military mentalit...

Carnal Knowledge (1971) 7

Carnal Knowledge (1971)

Storyline:The concurrent sexual lives of best friends Jonathan and Sandy are presented, those lives which are affected by the sexual mores of the time and their own temperament, especially in relation to the respectiv...

The Fortune (1975) 5.7

The Fortune (1975)

Storyline:The early 1900's with its Mann-Act (disallowing women to be transported across State lines for immoral reasons) brings a married man to devise a scheme for taking his upper-class girlfriend away with him... ...

What Planet Are You From? (2000) 5.6

What Planet Are You From? (2000)

Storyline:A highly advanced civilization, whose citizens feel no emotion and reproduce by cloning, plans to conquer Earth from the inside by sending an operative, fashioned with a humming, mechanical penis, to impregn...

Charlie Wilson’s War (2007) 7.1

Charlie Wilson’s War (2007)

Storyline:In the early 1980s, Charlie Wilson is a womanizing US congressional representative from Texas who seemed to be in the minor leagues, except for the fact that he is a member of two major foreign policy and co...

BreadCrumbs (2011) 3.2

BreadCrumbs (2011)

Storyline:A group of Porn Filmmakers are systematically attacked by 2 children on the set of a remote shoot.User Reviews: The cast and crew of a porno movie travel to a remote woodland location where they find themsel...

Closer (2004) 7.3

Closer (2004)

Storyline:Smart-but-ineffectual journalist Dan "We use euphemisms!" cannot decide between his girlfriend, loving-but-clingy waitress Alice, or his lover cold-but-intellectual photographer Anna; herself indecisive betw...

The Birdcage (1996) 7

The Birdcage (1996)

Storyline:Armand Goldman owns a popular drag nightclub in South Miami Beach. His long-time lover, Albert, stars there as Starina. "Their" son Val (actually Armand's by his one heterosexual fling, twenty years before) ...

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966) 8

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)

Storyline:George and Martha are a middle aged married couple, whose charged relationship is defined by vitriolic verbal battles, which underlies what seems like an emotional dependence upon each other. This verbal abu...

The Graduate (1967) 8

The Graduate (1967)

Storyline:Ben has recently graduated from college, with his parents now expecting great things from him. At his "Homecoming" party, Mrs. Robinson, the wife of his father's business partner, has Ben drive her home, whi...