Search results for "Sean Penn"
The Gunman

The Gunman

The Gunman
IMDb: 5.8
115

Eight years after fleeing the Congo following his assassination of that country’s minister of mining, former assassin Jim Terrier is back, suffering from PTSD and digging wells to atone for…

Angry Birds

Angry Birds

Angry Birds
IMDb: 6.3
97

An island populated entirely by happy, flightless birds or almost entirely. In this paradise, Red, a bird with a temper problem, speedy Chuck, and the volatile Bomb have always been…

U Turn

U Turn

U Turn
IMDb: 6.8
125

When Bobby’s car breaks down in the desert while on the run from some of the bookies who have already taken two of his fingers, he becomes trapped in the…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Gangster Squad

Gangster Squad

Gangster Squad
IMDb: 6.7
113

Los Angeles, 1949. Ruthless, Brooklyn-born mob king Mickey Cohen runs the show in this town, reaping the ill-gotten gains from the drugs, the guns, the prostitutes and — if he…

Casualties of War

Casualties of War

Casualties of War
IMDb: 7.1
113

During the Vietnam War, a soldier finds himself the outsider of his own squad when they unnecessarily kidnap a female villager. Based on the actual events of an incident on…

Genre: Crime, Drama, History, War
I Am Sam

I Am Sam

I Am Sam
IMDb: 7.6
132

Sam has the mental capacity of a 7-year-old. He has a daughter with a homeless woman who abandons them when they leave the hospital, leaving Sam to raise Lucy on…

Genre: Drama
Colors

Colors

Colors
IMDb: 6.7
120

A confident young cop is shown the ropes by a veteran partner in the dangerous gang-controlled barrios of Los Angeles, where the gang culture is enforced by the colors the…

Fair Game

Fair Game

Fair Game
IMDb: 6.8
108

Wife and mother Valerie Plame (Naomi Watts) has a double life as a CIA operative, hiding her vocation from family and friends. Her husband, Joseph Wilson (Sean Penn), writes a…

State of Grace

State of Grace

State of Grace
IMDb: 7.3
134

Terry Noonan returns home to New York’s Hells Kitchen after a ten year absence. He soon hooks up with childhood pal Jackie who is involved in the Irish mob run…

Milk

Milk

Milk
IMDb: 7.6
128

The story of California’s first openly gay elected official, Harvey Milk, who became an outspoken agent for change, seeking equal rights and opportunities for all. His great love for the…

The Game

The Game

The Game
IMDb: 7.8
129

In honor of his birthday, San Francisco banker Nicholas Van Orton, a financial genius and a coldhearted loner, receives an unusual present from his younger brother, Conrad — a gift…

Mystic River

Mystic River

Mystic River
IMDb: 8.0
138

The lives of three men who were childhood friends are shattered when one of them has a family tragedy.

21 Grams

21 Grams

21 Grams
IMDb: 7.7
124

This is the story of three gentle persons: Paul Rivers an ailing mathematician lovelessly married to an English émigré, Christina Peck, an upper-middle-class suburban housewife, happily married and mother of…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
The Interpreter

The Interpreter

The Interpreter
IMDb: 6.4
128

After Silvia Broome, an interpreter at United Nations headquarters, overhears plans of an assassination, an American Secret Service agent is sent to investigate.

This Must Be the Place

This Must Be the Place

This Must Be the Place
IMDb: 6.7
118

A bored, retired rock star sets out to find his father’s executioner, an ex-Nazi war criminal who is a refugee in the U.S.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
She’s So Lovely

She’s So Lovely

She’s So Lovely
IMDb: 5.9
100

Maureen is pregnant and her husband Eddie is missing. Nervous, Maureen shares a couple of drinks with neighbor Kiefer, who tries to rape her and then beats her. When Eddie…

At Close Range

At Close Range

At Close Range
IMDb: 7.0
111

Based upon the true story of Bruce Johnston Sr., his son, and his brothers; together, they constituted one of suburban Philadelphia’s most notorious crime families during the 1970’s. Their criminal…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Dead Man Walking

Dead Man Walking

Dead Man Walking
IMDb: 7.5
122

A justice drama based on a true story about a man on death row who in his last days forms a strong relationship with a nun who teaches him forgiveness…

Genre: Crime, Drama
Bad Boys

Bad Boys

Bad Boys
IMDb: 7.2
104

Mick O’Brien is a young Chicago street thug torn between a life of petty crime and the love of his girlfriend. But when the heist of a local drug dealer…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Taps

Taps

Taps
IMDb: 6.7
126

Military cadets take extreme measures to insure the future of their academy when its existence is threatened by local condo developers.

Genre: Drama
The Falcon and the Snowman

The Falcon and the Snowman

The Falcon and the Snowman
IMDb: 6.8
132

The true story of a disillusioned military contractor employee and his drug pusher childhood friend who became walk-in spies for the Soviet Union.

The Tree of Life

The Tree of Life

The Tree of Life
IMDb: 6.8
139

The impressionistic story of a Texas family in the 1950s. The film follows the life journey of the eldest son, Jack, through the innocence of childhood to his disillusioned adult…

Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Carlito’s Way

Carlito’s Way

Carlito’s Way
IMDb: 7.9
144

A Puerto-Rican ex-con, just released from prison, pledges to stay away from drugs and violence despite the pressure around him and lead on to a better life outside of NYC.

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
We’re No Angels

We’re No Angels

We’re No Angels
IMDb: 6.1
106

Two escaped cons only prayer to escape is to pass themselves off as priests and pass by the police blockade at the border into the safety of Canada.

Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Fast Times at Ridgemont High

Fast Times at Ridgemont High

Fast Times at Ridgemont High
IMDb: 7.2
90

Follows a group of high school students growing up in southern California, based on the real-life adventures chronicled by Cameron Crowe. Stacy Hamilton and Mark Ratner are looking for a…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Racing with the Moon

Racing with the Moon

Racing with the Moon
IMDb: 6.8
108

Henry and Nicky are small town pals from blue collar families with only a short time before they ship off to World War II. Henry begins romancing new-to-town Caddie Winger,…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Crackers

Crackers

Crackers
IMDb: 5.1
98

Garvey is a San Francisco pawnshop operator. His unemployed and criminal friends Dillard, Turtle, and Weslake, team up with Boardwalk, a local pimp, to burgle Garvey’s shop while the owner…

The Assassination of Richard Nixon

The Assassination of Richard Nixon

The Assassination of Richard Nixon
IMDb: 7.0
95

It’s 1974 and Sam Bicke has lost everything. His wife leaves him with his three kids, his boss fires him, his brother turns away from him, and the bank won’t…

What Just Happened

What Just Happened

What Just Happened
IMDb: 5.7
104

During the course of an ordinary week in Hollywood, movie producer Ben (Robert De Niro) must navigate his way through shark-infested waters as he struggles to complete his latest projects….

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Sweet Micky for President

Sweet Micky for President

Sweet Micky for President
IMDb: 7.9
89

Music and politics collide when international music star, Pras Michel of the Fugees, returns to his homeland of Haiti following the devastating earthquake of 2010 to mobilize a presidential campaign…

The Cutting Edge: The Magic of Movie Editing

The Cutting Edge: The Magic of Movie Editing

The Cutting Edge: The Magic of Movie Editing
IMDb: 7.8
98

Documentary about the art of film editing. Clips are shown from many groundbreaking films with innovative editing styles.

Genre: Documentary
Dogtown and Z-Boys

Dogtown and Z-Boys

Dogtown and Z-Boys
IMDb: 7.1
91

Dogtown and Z-Boys follows the evolution of skateboarding from the 60’s and into the late 70’s as skateboarding’s california beach boy image is transformed into a low-riding surf oriented style.

The Human Experiment

The Human Experiment

The Human Experiment
IMDb: 7.4
91

A documentary that explores the potential dangers of toxic chemicals in consumer products and the recent spike in unexplained health phenomena.

Genre: Documentary
Sweet and Lowdown

Sweet and Lowdown

Sweet and Lowdown
IMDb: 6.7
95

A comedic biopic focused on the life of fictional jazz guitarist Emmett Ray. Ray was an irresponsible, free-spending, arrogant, obnoxious, alcohol-abusing, miserable human being, who was also arguably the best…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Hurlyburly

Hurlyburly

Hurlyburly
IMDb: 6.6
122

Based on a play by David Rabe, Hurlyburly is about the intersecting lives of several Hollywood players and wannabes, whose dysfunctional personal lives are more interesting than anything they’re peddling…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Professor and the Madman

The Professor and the Madman

The Professor and the Madman
IMDb: 4.2
N/A

Professor James Murray begins work compiling words for the first edition of the Oxford English Dictionary in the mid 19th century and receives over 10,000 entries from a patient at…