Tag: Jack Black

Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Scroll (2016) 7.1

Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Scroll (2016)

Master Oogway always said there are no accidents, but fate still takes unusual directions when Po is around. This is especially true in his youth when he is looking for his calling even as the great menace named Boar is ...

Gulliver’s Travels (2010) 4.9

Gulliver’s Travels (2010)

Lemuel Gulliver (Jack Black) has been working in the mail room of a New York daily newspaper for the past ten years. Afraid to put himself out there, he considers himself a loser, as do all of his peers. One day, after h...

Be Kind Rewind (2008) 6.4

Be Kind Rewind (2008)

In Passaic, NJ, Elroy Fletcher runs a video store in a condemned building he claims was the birthplace of Fats Waller. Fletcher goes on a Waller centennial trip, leaving his foster son Mike in charge of the store. Mike's...

The NeverEnding Story III (1994) 3.2

The NeverEnding Story III (1994)

Bastian's wish for a sibling comes true when his father remarries, but he's soon having trouble with new stepsister Nicole and with a gang of school bullies, The Nasties. Hiding in the school library, Bastian finds his f...

Metalocalypse: The Doomstar Requiem – A Klok Opera (2013) (TV) 8.1

Metalocalypse: The Doomstar Requiem – A Klok Opera (2013) (TV)

While Toki and Abigail remain in the clutches of Magnus Hammersmith and the Metal Masked Assassin, the remaining members of Dethklok carry on with their lives while pretending not to care. But as their guilt mounts and t...

Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011) 7.2

Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)

After a year of being the dragon warrior, obesitized but fearless Po (Black) is a hero in China along with Crane (Cross), Mantis (Rogen), Monkey (Chan), Viper (Liu), Tigress (Jolie), and Shifu (Hoffman). But trouble pops...

21 Years: Richard Linklater (2014) 6.6

21 Years: Richard Linklater (2014)

It's been said that the first 21 years defines the career of an artist. Few directors have single-handedly shaken up the film establishment like the godfather of indie, Richard Linklater. From the groundbreaking SLACKER ...

One World: Together at Home-2020 7

One World: Together at Home-2020

A broadcast of a global special organized by Global Citizen and the World Health Organization featuring comedians, musicians, and actors to raise funds in support of front line health workers in the global response to CO...

Orange County-2002 6.2

Orange County-2002

Shaun Brumder is a local surfer kid from Orange County who dreams of going to Stanford to become a writer and to get away from his disfunctional family household. Except Shaun runs into one complication after another sta...

The Polka King-2017 5.9

The Polka King-2017

Local Pennsylvania polka legend Jan Lewan develops a plan to get rich that shocks his fans and lands him in jail.::Anonymous...

Airborne-1993 6.3

Airborne-1993

Mitchell Goosen is sixteen/seventeen year old kid from California who loves to surf and roller blade. Yet his parents, who are two zoologists were given a grant to work in Australia. The only problem was: Mitchell couldn...

Danny Roane: First Time Director-2006 4.4

Danny Roane: First Time Director-2006

A television actor drinks too much and gets blackballed from the industry, and then he decides to break back in by directing his own movie. Eventually, he gets sober, and then falls off the wagon and goes crazy and turns...

Harmontown-2014 7.3

Harmontown-2014

A documentary that follows Dan Harmon on tour for his podcast series after he was fired from Community in 2012.::Anonymous...

Saving Silverman-2001 5.9

Saving Silverman-2001

Two dim-witted former high school buddys and Neil Diamond fanactics, Wayne and J.D., plot to keep their friend Darren from marrying the wrong woman, a domineering and spiteful psychologist named Judith by kidnapping her ...

Envy-2004 4.8

Envy-2004

Ben Stiller and Jack Black star as Tim and Nick, best friends, neighbors and co-workers, whose equal footing is suddenly tripped up when one of Nick's harebrained get-rich-quick schemes actually succeeds: Vapoorizer, a s...

Margot at the Wedding-2007 6

Margot at the Wedding-2007

A slice of family life: sisters, husbands, children, history, secrets, jealousies. Margot and her teen son, Claude, travel from Manhattan to her family's Long Island home, occupied by sister Pauline, Pauline's daughter, ...

Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny-2006 6.8

Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny-2006

This is the story of a friendship that changes the course of rock history forever, of the fateful collision of minds between JB and KG that led to the creation of the precedent-shattering band Tenacious D, and of the two...

Jumanji: The Next Level-2019 -

Jumanji: The Next Level-2019

A team of friends return to Jumanji to rescue one of their own but discover that nothing is as they expect. The players need to brave parts unknown, from arid deserts to snowy mountains, in order to escape the world's mo...

High Fidelity-2000 7.5

High Fidelity-2000

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 and never le...

Shark Tale-2004 6

Shark Tale-2004

The sea underworld is shaken up when the son of the shark mob boss is found dead and a young fish named Oscar is found at the scene. Being a bottom feeder, Oscar takes advantage of the situation and makes himself look li...

Ice Age-2002 7.5

Ice Age-2002

Back when the Earth was being overrun by glaciers, and animals were scurrying to save themselves from the upcoming Ice Age, a sloth named Sid, a woolly mammoth named Manny, and a saber-toothed tiger named Diego are force...

King Kong-2005 7.2

King Kong-2005

Carl Denham needs to finish his movie and has the perfect location; Skull Island. But he still needs to find a leading lady. This 'soon-to-be-unfortunate' soul is Ann Darrow. No one knows what they will encounter on this...

Tropic Thunder-2008 7

Tropic Thunder-2008

Action movie star Tugg Speedman is on the downslide of his professional career. He wants to be considered a serious actor, but his latest serious role as the title character in "Simple Jack" resulted in negative reviews ...

The Holiday-2006 6.9

The Holiday-2006

In London, Iris Simpkins writes a wedding column in a newspaper and nurtures an unrequited love for her colleague Jasper Bloom. Near Christmas, she is informed that Jasper is engaged to marry another colleague, and her l...

The Sheik-2014 7.1

The Sheik-2014

Filmed extensively between 2006 and 2014, this is a touching story about the unlikely revival of a former wrestling superstar. At age 72, the Sheik has embraced an unlikely new career as an outlandish social media sensat...

The Jackal-1997 6.4

The Jackal-1997

In Moscow, the FBI and their Russian counterpart, the MVD, are working on a joint mission to apprehend Russian mobster Ghazzi Murad specifically for the murder of Mayor Nikolai Semankho. During the arrest, they are force...

Goosebumps-2015 6.3

Goosebumps-2015

After moving to a new small town, teenage Zach Cooper (Dylan Minnette) meets the beautiful girl next door, Hannah (Odeya Rush). But every silver lining has a cloud, and Zach's comes when he learns that Hannah has a myste...

Red Nose Day-2015 6.9

Red Nose Day-2015

Celebrities and musicians hold a one night only fund for children in poverty....

Kung Fu Panda 3-2016 7.1

Kung Fu Panda 3-2016

When Po's long-lost panda father suddenly reappears, the reunited duo travels to a secret panda paradise to meet scores of hilarious new panda characters. But when the supernatural villain Kai begins to sweep across Chin...

The Cable Guy-1996 6.1

The Cable Guy-1996

Steven Kovak has been kicked out of his apartment by his girlfriend. Steven has a new apartment, and decides to slip the cable guy (Chip) $50 for free cable. Steven then fakes an interest in Chip's line of work. However ...

The D Train-2015 5

The D Train-2015

All his life, Dan Landsman (Jack Black) has never been the cool guy. That's about to change - if he can convince Oliver Lawless (Marsden), the most popular guy from his high school who's now the face of a national Banana...

School of Rock-2003 7.1

School of Rock-2003

After being kicked out of his rock band, guitarist Dewey Finn faces a mountain of debts and depression. He shares an apartment with an old band member, Ned Schneebly, who is now a substitute teacher. Dewey accepts a job ...

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle-2017 6.9

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle-2017

In a brand new Jumanji adventure, four high school kids discover an old video game console and are drawn into the game's jungle setting, literally becoming the adult avatars they chose. What they discover is that you don...

Bernie-2011 6.8

Bernie-2011

We meet Bernie Tiede (1958- ), a chubby undertaker, who takes pride in his work. He's a Gospel-singing tenor. In a series of interviews with townspeople, mixed with flashbacks, we follow Bernie: he arrives in Carthage, T...

Nacho Libre-2006 5.7

Nacho Libre-2006

Nacho (Black) is a monastery cook, who spends his day feeding orphans and being overlooked by the monastery. When Sister Encarnación (Reguera) arrive at the monastery, Nacho realises that the only way to win her affectio...

Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far on Foot-2018 6.9

Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far on Foot-2018

After Portland slacker John Callahan (Joaquin Phoenix) nearly loses his life in a car accident, the last thing he intends to do is give up drinking. But when he reluctantly enters treatment - with encouragement from his ...

The House with a Clock in Its Walls-2018 6

The House with a Clock in Its Walls-2018

Lewis Barnavelt, after losing his parents, is sent to Michigan to live with his uncle Jonathan. He discovers his uncle is a warlock, and enters a world of magic and sorcery. But this power is not limited to good people: ...

Shallow Hal-2001 5.9

Shallow Hal-2001

Following the advice of his dying father, Hal dates only women who are physically beautiful. One day, however, he runs into self-help guru Tony Robbins, who hypnotizes him into recognizing only the inner beauty of women....

The Big Year-2011 6.2

The Big Year-2011

In birding, a Big Year is seeing or hearing as many different species of birds as possible in a calendar year. Three men pursue the Birder of the Year title: Kenny Bostick, who's seen a record 732 in a past big year, Stu...