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L.A. Confidential | Movie Details for Director Curtis Hanson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 90%  L.A. Confidential  138 min,  R,  [Crime, Drama, Mystery]  [Curtis Hanson]  [19 Sep 1997]
Ratings:  IMDB 8.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 99%, Metacritic 90/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 2 Oscars. Another 85 wins & 78 nominations.
Actors:  Guy Pearce, James Cromwell, Kevin Spacey, Russell Crowe
Plot:  As corruption grows in 1950s LA, three policemen - one strait-laced, one brutal, and one sleazy - investigate a series of murders with their own brand of justice.
Writer:  James Ellroy (novel), Brian Helgeland (screenplay), Curtis Hanson (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Wonder Boys | Movie Details for Director Curtis Hanson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  Wonder Boys  107 min,  R,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Curtis Hanson]  [25 Feb 2000]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 81%, Metacritic 73/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 19 wins & 46 nominations.
Actors:  Frances McDormand, Michael Douglas, Robert Downey Jr., Tobey Maguire
Plot:  An English Professor tries to deal with his wife leaving him, the arrival of his editor who has been waiting for his book for seven years, and the various problems that his friends and associates involve him in.
Writer:  Michael Chabon (novel), Steve Kloves (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA, Germany, UK, Japan    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Bedroom Window | Movie Details for Director Curtis Hanson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  The Bedroom Window  112 min,  R,  [Crime, Mystery, Thriller]  [Curtis Hanson]  [16 Jan 1987]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 86%, External Reviews
Actors:  Elizabeth McGovern, Isabelle Huppert, Paul Shenar, Steve Guttenberg
Plot:  Terry is having an affair with his boss' wife Sylvia. One night after an office party they are together and Sylvia witnesses an attack on Denise from Terry's bedroom window. She doesn't ...
Writer:  Anne Holden (novel), Curtis Hanson (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
8 Mile | Movie Details for Director Curtis Hanson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  8 Mile  110 min,  R,  [Drama, Music]  [Curtis Hanson]  [08 Nov 2002]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 76%, Metacritic 77/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 13 wins & 21 nominations.
Actors:  Brittany Murphy, Eminem, Kim Basinger, Mekhi Phifer
Plot:  A young rapper, struggling with every aspect of his life, wants to make it big but his friends and foes make this odyssey of rap harder than it may seem.
Writer:  Scott Silver
Language:  English    Country:  USA, Germany    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
In Her Shoes | Movie Details for Director Curtis Hanson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  In Her Shoes  130 min,  PG-13,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Curtis Hanson]  [07 Oct 2005]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 75%, Metacritic 60/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win & 6 nominations.
Actors:  Anson Mount, Cameron Diaz, Richard Burgi, Shirley MacLaine, Toni Collette
Plot:  Strait-laced Rose breaks off relations with her party girl sister, Maggie, over an indiscretion involving Rose's boyfriend. The chilly atmosphere is broken with the arrival of Ella, the grandmother neither sister knew existed.
Writer:  Jennifer Weiner (based on the novel by), Susannah Grant (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA, Germany, UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Hand That Rocks the Cradle | Movie Details for Director Curtis Hanson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  The Hand That Rocks the Cradle  110 min,  R,  [Drama, Thriller]  [Curtis Hanson]  [10 Jan 1992]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 64%, External Reviews
Awards:  5 wins & 6 nominations.
Actors:  Annabella Sciorra, Ernie Hudson, Matt McCoy, Rebecca De Mornay
Plot:  After her humiliated husband kills himself, an embittered pregnant widow loses her child, and embarks on a mission of vengeance against a woman and her family.
Writer:  Amanda Silver
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Bad Influence | Movie Details for Director Curtis Hanson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  Bad Influence  99 min,  R,  [Drama, Thriller]  [Curtis Hanson]  [09 Mar 1990]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 71%, Metacritic 63/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  James Spader, Lisa Zane, Marcia Cross, Rob Lowe
Plot:  Michael, a wimpy young executive, is about to get pulverized by a jealous boyfriend in a bar when a handsome, mysterious stranger steps in--and then disappears. Later that night, while ...
Writer:  David Koepp
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The River Wild | Movie Details for Director Curtis Hanson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 59%  The River Wild  111 min,  PG-13,  [Adventure, Crime, Thriller]  [Curtis Hanson]  [30 Sep 1994]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 55%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 2 nominations.
Actors:  David Strathairn, Joseph Mazzello, Kevin Bacon, Meryl Streep, Stephanie Sawyer
Plot:  Rafting expert Gail takes on a pair of armed killers while navigating a spectacularly violent river.
Writer:  Denis O'Neill
Language:  English, American Sign Language    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Chasing Mavericks | Movie Details for Director Michael Apted, Curtis Hanson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 49%  Chasing Mavericks  116 min,  PG,  [Biography, Drama, Sport]  [Michael Apted, Curtis Hanson]  [26 Oct 2012]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 31%, Metacritic 45/100, External Reviews
Actors:  Abigail Spencer, Elisabeth Shue, Gerard Butler, Jonny Weston
Plot:  When young Jay Moriarity discovers that the mythic Mavericks surf break, one of the biggest waves on Earth, exists just miles from his Santa Cruz home, he enlists the help of local legend Frosty Hesson to train him to survive it.
Writer:  Kario Salem (screenplay), Jim Meenaghan (story), Brandon Hooper (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Lucky You | Movie Details for Director Curtis Hanson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 45%  Lucky You  124 min,  PG-13,  [Drama, Romance, Sport]  [Curtis Hanson]  [04 May 2007]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 29%, Metacritic 49/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Drew Barrymore, Eric Bana, Horatio Sanz, Phyllis Somerville, Robert Duvall
Plot:  A hotshot poker player tries to win a tournament in Vegas, but is fighting a losing battle with his personal problems.
Writer:  Eric Roth (screenplay), Curtis Hanson (screenplay), Eric Roth (story)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA, Germany, Australia    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Losin' It | Movie Details for Director Curtis Hanson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 40%  Losin' It  100 min,  R,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Curtis Hanson]  [22 Apr 1983]
Ratings:  IMDB 4.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 22%, Metacritic 51/100, External Reviews
Actors:  Jackie Earle Haley, John P. Navin Jr., John Stockwell, Tom Cruise
Plot:  Set in 1965, four rowdy teenage guys travel to Tijuana, Mexico for a night of partying when they are joined by a heartbroken housewife who is in town seeking a quick divorce.
Writer:  Bill Norton (screenplay), Bill Norton (story), Bryan Gindoff (story)
Language:  English    Country:  Canada, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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