Keyword: actress

King Kong

King Kong (2005)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 180 minutes Release date: 12/13/2005
It is 1933, and vaudeville actress Ann Darrow has found herself--like so many other New Yorkers during the Great Depression--without the means to earn a living. Unwilling to compromise and allow herself to sink into a career in burlesque, she considers her limited options while aimlessly wandering the streets of Manhattan. When her hunger drives her to unsuccessfully try to steal an apple from a...
Artist

The Artist (2011)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 11/24/2011
It's the late 1920s in Hollywood and handsome George Valentin is a silent movie idol. During the premiere of his latest film, Valentin meets Peppy Miller, a star-struck extra and aspiring actress. The two are attracted to each other and Peppy is given a small dancing role in his next picture. As their romance progresses, Valentin's producer has to cope with a love-struck star who is distracted on...

A Girl and a Gun (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/18/2014
A modernized, pulpy, Los Angeles noir grifterIand tale about a young man named Ian who works as a low-ranking errand-runner for a powerful businessman. Ian saves the beautiful and naive aspiring actress Anna, fresh off the bus from Kansas, from a gang of teenage boys who have just robbed her of her life's savings. Ian sees an opportunity to seduce the vulnerable Anna, get some action, and in the...
Open Windows

Open Windows (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 07/03/2014
Nick is excited to discover that he's won a dinner date with his favorite actress, Jill Goddard. But when Jill refuses to honor the contest, her manager Chord makes an offer he can't refuse: the ability to view Jill secretly via computer. Nick begins watching the unknowing star on her webcam, not realizing that this decision will put both himself and Jill at risk as they enter a terrifying world...
Grand Piano

Grand Piano (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 02/05/2014
Tom Selznick, the most talented pianist of his generation, stopped performing in public because of his stage fright. Years after a catastrophic performance, he reappears in public in a long-awaited concert in Chicago. In a packed theater, in front of the expectant audience, Tom finds a message written on the score: "Play one wrong note and you die." Without leaving the piano, Tom must discover the...
Camp Dread

Camp Dread (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 05/18/2014
The "Summer Camp" horror trilogy was one of the most popular franchises of the 1980s. However, the decade ended and so did director Julian Barrett's career. Now Barrett plans to resurrect his gory series via a modern reboot patterned after reality filmmaking. With his former leading lady and an eclectic group of 10 young "contestants," Barrett returns to the same locale where his old...
I Know That Voice

I Know That Voice (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 06/05/2014
Viewers are granted a backstage pass to the fascinating and little known world of voice acting. Meet the people behind the voices starring in an array of animated favorites including "The Simpsons," "Batman," "SpongeBob SquarePants," "Adventure Time," "Phineas and Ferb," "Family Guy" and "Looney Tunes" among others.
Dir: Lawrence Shapiro
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Hail Caesar (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/12/2014
Maps to the Stars

Maps to the Stars (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/20/2014
Havana Segrand is a C-list actress approaching midlife who lives in the shadow of her famous mother, Clarice Taggart. Her current obsession is landing the lead in a remake of her mother's most popular film. Meanwhile, the hottest 13-year-old in Hollywood is obnoxious Benjie, who is doted on by the clueless parents managing his career. His sister, the mysterious Agatha, returns to Los Angeles from...
Inland Empire

Inland Empire (2006)

Rated: R Runtime: 179 minutes Release date: 12/05/2006
A blonde actress is preparing for her biggest role yet, but when she finds herself falling for her co-star, she realizes that her life is beginning to mimic the fictional film that they're shooting. Adding to her confusion is the revelation that the current film is a remake of a doomed Polish production, 47, which was never finished due to an unspeakable tragedy. And that's only the beginning...
Mulholland Drive

Mulholland Drive (2001)

Rated: R Runtime: 146 minutes Release date: 10/07/2001
Along Mulholland Drive nothing is what it seems. In the unreal universe of Los Angeles, the city bares its schizophrenic nature, an uneasy blend of innocence and corruption, love and loneliness, beauty and depravity. A woman is left with amnesia following a car accident. An aspiring young actress finds her staying in her aunt's home. The puzzle begins to unfold, propelling us through a mysterious...

The Nice Guys (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/20/2014
Hannah and Her Sisters

Hannah and Her Sisters (1986)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 106 minutes Release date: 02/06/1986
Hannah regularly meets with her sisters Holly and Lee to discuss the weeks' events. It's what they don't always tell each other that forms the film's various subplots. Hannah is married to rock-star manager Elliot, who carries a torch for Lee, who in turn lives with pompous Soho artist Frederick. Meanwhile, Holly, a neurotic actress and eternal loser in love, dates TV producer Mickey, who used to...
M Word

The M Word (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 04/29/2014
A struggling Los Angeles television station is threatened by economic downturn, possible in-house graft and massive job loss. Moxie, a children's TV show actress, becomes the de facto leader of a group of women fighting to protect their jobs after their new boss and his second-in-command arrive from New York on a devastating cost-cutting mission
Notting Hill

Notting Hill (1999)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 123 minutes Release date: 05/27/1999
William Thacker is a shy London bookseller who has never had much luck with women. When Hollywood star Anna Scott wanders into his shop, he is transfixed, but doesn't expect to see her again. But coincidence brings them together again, and soon the unlikely couple are falling in love, and must deal with the problems of a relationship between a star and an ordinary guy.

Director's Cut (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/26/2014
Invisible Woman

The Invisible Woman (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 111 minutes Release date: 12/24/2013
Nelly, a happily-married mother and schoolteacher, is haunted by her past. Her memories, provoked by remorse and guilt, take us back in time to follow the story of her relationship with Charles Dickens with whom she discovered an exciting but fragile complicity. Dickens - famous, controlling and emotionally isolated within his success - falls for Nelly, who comes from a family of actors. The...
All About Eve

All About Eve (1950)

Rated: None Runtime: 138 minutes Release date: 10/31/1950
Broadway legend Margo Channing, aging but not gracefully, has everything: a successful career, close friends, a man who loves her. She also has a 'fan' named Eve Harrington, who manages to worm her way into Margo's life, in order to "study her like a blueprint". Eve's sweet facade is soon seen through by a number of people, most quickly by theater critic Addison deWitt, who decides to become her...
Singin' in the Rain

Singin' in the Rain (1952)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 103 minutes Release date: 03/31/1952
In 1927, dashing actor Don Lockwood and blonde bombshell Lina Lamont are one of Hollywood's favorite romantic teams, though Lina mistakenly believes that their on-screen love is for real. Don and his less famous partner Cosmo have worked their way to the top the hard way, through vaudeville, stunt work etc. When "The Jazz Player" arrives and sound changes everything in the movie business, Don is...
Venus in Fur

Venus in Fur (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 06/19/2014
Alone in a Paris theater after a long day of auditioning actresses for his new play, writer-director Thomas complains that no actress he's seen has what it takes to play the lead female character: a woman who enters into an agreement with her male counterpart to dominate him as her slave. Thomas is about to leave the theater when actress Vanda bursts in, a whirlwind of erratic, and, it turns out...
Borrowed Frame

Borrowed Frame (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 02/24/2014
Aspiring actress Diane Blaine bears a striking resemblance to washed-up, tabloid queen Jamie Stephens and blames the celeb for her constant rejection. The harsh Hollywood scene has left her bitter, frustrated and serving tables. Her boyfriend Jack Sanders' lackluster, go-with-the-flow attitude doesn't help matters. But when Diane's ex becomes their new boss, a jealous Jack decides he needs to get...

The Last Five Years (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013

Leading Lady (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 11/27/2014
Aimer, boire et chanter

Aimer, boire et chanter (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 03/25/2014
While rehearsing for a new play, Colin and Kathryn receive the news that their friend George is fatally ill and only has a few months to live. Things start to unravel not just for Kathryn, who was once George's partner, but also for her friends Tamara and Monica. The full force of the emotional turmoil they experienced in their youth and their long-buried dreams are rekindled. Much to the chagrin...