Famous paintings come to life to tell a story by renowned authors, directed by world class directors.
Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
1995   1994   Unknown  
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Adventure | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A galactic civil war has lead to a new Dark Age. Thief Thorpe seeks help from a former rebel, now a warlord, and a former general, who wishes to rebuild the Galactic Republic, to save his missing sister Nova from mysterious aliens.

Director: Joe Dante
Stars: John Corbett, Carolyn McCormick, John Pyper-Ferguson
The Second Civil War (TV Movie 1997)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A simple immigration issue spins wildly out of control for those involved, ranging from the President of the United States, to a news producer.

Director: Joe Dante
Stars: Beau Bridges, Joanna Cassidy, Phil Hartman
Short | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Director: Joe Dante
Stars: Lea Thompson, Christopher Lloyd, Bobby Edner
Comedy | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

In this satire on 70s B-movie industry, a young ditsy pretty blond arrives in Hollywood to try her luck as an actress. After some mishap, a shady agent finds her a job with a sleazy B-movie crew plagued by strange deadly accidents.

Directors: Allan Arkush, Joe Dante
Stars: Mary Woronov, Paul Bartel, George Wagner
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Laura is trying to pick up the pieces of her life after the murder of her husband and son, and goes on vacation with her sister to Burma. After losing her passport at a political rally, she... See full summary »

Director: John Boorman
Stars: Patricia Arquette, U Aung Ko, Frances McDormand
Comedy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Dinah is a model whose face appears in an ad campaign for meat. While shooting a TV commercial, she and Steve, one of the stunt men, run off together. The advertising executives use their ... See full summary »

Director: John Boorman
Stars: The Dave Clark Five, Barbara Ferris, David Lodge
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

After a chance encounter, a Dubliner (Gleeson) is stalked by a murderous facsimile of himself.

Director: John Boorman
Stars: Brendan Gleeson, Kim Cattrall, Ciarán Hinds
Leo the Last (1970)
Drama | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Prince Leo, last in the line of rulers of a long-deposed monarchy on continental Europe and jaded with the frenetic search for kicks with the European jet-set, returns to his father's ... See full summary »

Director: John Boorman
Stars: Marcello Mastroianni, Billie Whitelaw, Calvin Lockhart
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Stewart McBain (Coleman) is a real-estate mogul who spends his living blowing up old buildings to make room to erect new buildings. All goes as planned for a new subdivision, until a group ... See full summary »

Director: John Boorman
Stars: Dabney Coleman, Uma Thurman, Joanna Cassidy
Matinee (1993)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A small-time film promoter releases a kitschy horror film during the Cuban Missile Crisis.

Director: Joe Dante
Stars: John Goodman, Cathy Moriarty, Simon Fenton
Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Director: John Boorman
Stars: John Hurt, Charley Boorman, Angeline Ball
Comedy

The small western theme town of Willow is outfitted as an operable recreation park complete with staged shootouts and bank robberies, but it's running dangerously low on real money. ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Bogdanovich
Stars: Jason Ritter, Cybill Shepherd, Colleen Camp
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Ted Varnas (1 episode, 1994)
...
 Maestro (1 episode, 1995)
...
 Blossom (1 episode, 1994)
...
 Anna (1 episode, 1995)
...
 Angie Varnas (1 episode, 1994)
...
 Mischa (1 episode, 1995)
...
 Lucca (1 episode, 1994)
Stuart Hughes ...
 Michael (1 episode, 1995)
...
 Marie (1 episode, 1995)
Tom Masek ...
 Visili (1 episode, 1994)
...
 Sophia (1 episode, 1995)
William Colgate ...
 Josef (1 episode, 1995)
...
 Sally (1 episode, 1994)
Elva Mai Hoover ...
 Candice (1 episode, 1995)
Richard McMillan ...
 Designer (1 episode, 1995)
...
 Salesman (1 episode, 1994)
Yvan Labelle ...
 Ring Master (1 episode, 1995)
...
 Samuel (1 episode, 1995)
...
 Paul (1 episode, 1994)
Charles Portanier ...
 Henry the Chauffeur (1 episode, 1995)
...
 Sad Clown (1 episode, 1995)
Reg Dreger ...
 Musician (1 episode, 1995)
Bruce McFee ...
 Detective 1 (1 episode, 1995)
Neil Foster ...
 Stage Manager (1 episode, 1995)
Calvin Green ...
 Detective 2 (1 episode, 1995)
François Klanfer ...
 The Ballet Master (1 episode, 1995)
Alejandro Ronceria ...
 Jose Minelli (1 episode, 1995)
Brenda Matthews ...
 Prima Ballerina (1 episode, 1995)
...
 Tully (1 episode, 1995)
James Calvert ...
 Son (1 episode, 1995)
...
 Layla (1 episode, 1995)
...
 Carl (1 episode, 1995)
...
 Assayer (1 episode, 1995)
...
 Tappan (1 episode, 1995)
...
 Merce (1 episode, 1995)
...
 Gambler (1 episode, 1995)
...
 Daughter (1 episode, 1995)
...
 Hooker (1 episode, 1995)
...
 Crook (1 episode, 1995)
...
 Ballerina (1 episode, 1995)
(1 episode)
Britta Bates ...
 Nana (1 episode)
(1 episode)
Juliet Canton ...
 Blanche (1 episode)
...
 Le Compte (1 episode)
Jocelyne West ...
 Gabrielle (1 episode)
Edit

Storyline

Famous paintings come to life to tell a story by renowned authors, directed by world class directors.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

29 October 1994 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Picture Windows: Language of the Heart  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Henry Jones's final film appearance. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Picture Windows
8 November 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Can anyone tell me why the episode with Ron Perlman in this movie was cut? And is the cut portion available to buy? I am a big Ron Perlman fan and bought the movie just to see him. So you can see why I'm a little disappointed. I've tried contacting his fan club site with no avail. Is it possible to contact the production company, I wonder? I cannot imagine why they list this movie as a credit for Ron but he is not in it. I bought the DVD and the tape, hoping that they DVD was have it for obvious reasons. I did love the movie as a whole though. I loved how the paintings seemed to come alive. And the violinists was so amazing, so gorgeous. The music was really heartwarming and wonderful.


1 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
I want to watch the episode 'Lightning'! grove-11
Discuss Picture Windows (1994) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?