Most Popular Titles With John Patrick Shanley
1. Moonstruck (1987)
PG | 102 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Loretta Castorini, a book keeper from Brooklyn, New York, finds herself in a difficult situation when she falls for the brother of the man she has agreed to marry.
Votes: 36,910 | Gross: $80.64M
3. Alive (1993)
R | 120 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama
A Uruguayan rugby team stranded in the snow swept Andes are forced to use desperate measures to survive after a plane crash.
Votes: 40,529 | Gross: $36.73M
5. We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story (1993)
G | 72 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Captain New Eyes travels back in time and feeds dinosaurs his Brain Grain cereal, which makes them intelligent and nonviolent. They agree to go to the Middle Future (this era) in order to ... See full summary »
Votes: 10,988 | Gross: $9.32M
6. Joe Versus the Volcano (1990)
PG | 102 min | Comedy, Romance
When a hypochondriac learns that he is dying, he accepts an offer to throw himself in a volcano at a tropical island, and along the way there, learns to truly live.
Votes: 28,805 | Gross: $39.40M
8. The Princess and the Cobbler (1993)
G | 72 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
When Tack upsets Zigzag the Vizier, the wizard drags him off to the royal castle, where Princess Yum Yum falls for the bashful boy and saves him from execution. Unfortunately, Zigzag plans ... See full summary »
Votes: 2,654 | Gross: $0.67M
9. The Hottest State (2006)
R | 117 min | Drama, Music, Romance
A young actor from Texas tries to make it in New York while struggling in his relationship with a beautiful singer/songwriter.
Votes: 2,437 | Gross: $0.03M
10. The January Man (1989)
R | 97 min | Action, Crime, Mystery
Nick and Frank Starkey were both policemen. A scandal forced Nick to leave the force, now a serial killer has driven the police to take him back. A web that includes Frank's wife, bribery, ... See full summary »
Votes: 5,263 | Gross: $4.61M
12. Five Corners (1987)
R | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
A psychotic young man returns to his old neighborhood after release from prison. He seeks out the woman he previously tried to rape and the man who protected her, with twisted ideas of love for her and hate for him.
Votes: 2,518 | Gross: $0.97M
16. Working in the Theatre (1976– )
60 min | Documentary, Talk-Show
Bringing together performers, directors, playwrights, designers, choreographers, producers and behind-the-scenes personnel from the American and international theatre, the program offers a ... See full summary »
Comedy, Romance | Announced
A modern-day witch casts a spell over her engaged neighbor, only to fall in love with him herself.
32. Moonstruck: At the Heart of an Italian Family (2006 Video)
26 min | Short
Short/Documentary highlighting the development of the screenplay into a film with the desired cast. It also describes the closeness among Italian families, which comes from the kitchen, and... See full summary »
35. The Sisters of Charity (2009 Video)
7 min | Documentary, Short
A short interview with the Sisters of Charity, veteran nuns who served as inspiration to John Patrick Shanley's characters from his Pulitzer winning play and Oscar nominated film "Doubt", ... See full summary »
39. Scoring 'Doubt' (2009 Video)
5 min | Documentary, Short
Oscar winning composer Howard Shore reveals his creative process while composing the score of "Doubt", one of his most challenging and interesting works. We follow Shore during the sessions... See full summary »
Charlie Rose (1991– )
Episode dated 12 December 2008
54 min | News, Talk-Show
A Conversation About The Auto Industry With David M. Herszenhorn Of "The New York Times" || A Conversation About The Film "Doubt" With John Patrick Shanley, Meryl Streep, Philip Seymour ... See full summary »
Working in the Theatre (1976– )
The writers' life is the topic for authors Christopher Durang (Miss Witherspoon), Lisa Kron (Well), Marsha Norman (The Color Purple), John Patrick Shanley (Defiance) and Diana Son (Satellites).