Gigli is ordered to kidnap the psychologically challenged younger brother of a powerful federal prosecutor. When plans go awry, Gigli's boss sends in Ricki, a gorgeous free-spirited female gangster who has her own set of orders to assist with the kidnapping. But Gigli begins falling for the decidedly unavailable Ricki, which could be a hazard to his occupation.
- Martin Brest
Aug 01, 2003 · Gigli is a light-hearted crime flick without much crime. It is also a romantic comedy without much romance or comedy. It is a character-driven movie with characters that are unconvincing and unlikable. It doesn't have a real plot, but still manages to have plot holes. It is... an enigma. Well, not really.
- Ben Affleck, Jennifer Lopez
- Martin Brest
Sep 20, 2010 · Gigli . Paycheck . In 2003, Ben Affleck wasn’t a popular bunny. ... With its blend of true grit characters and strangulating ... After the tome won the 2005 Hammett Prize for excellence in crime ...
- Joshua Winning
Apr 12, 2021 · So went “Gigli,” the 2003 Martin Brest movie starring then-couple Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez. For the media and masses alike, it became open season on the celebrity couple.
Nov 13, 2020 · While it didn't receive any Oscar love, even though it received awards consideration from various other organizations, writer/director Lorene Scafaria's true story-based crime dramedy proved to be ...
- Will Ashton
- Logan Lucky (2017) Director: Steven Soderbergh. Why it’s great: Soderbergh returns to what he does best with Logan Lucky, a movie about self-proclaimed hillbillies who are smarter than they let on.
- Baby Driver (2017) Director: Edgar Wright. Why it’s great: No one can drive a getaway car quite like Baby. With a carefully curated playlist — Ansel Elgort’s Baby has tinnitus and plays music constantly to tune out the hum in his ears — and a cohort of crazed criminals (Kevin Spacey, Jamie Foxx and Jon Hamm), this instant classic shifts into high gear during the driving scenes.
- Fast Five (2011) Director: Justin Lin. Why it’s great: The best movie in the Fast & Furious franchise is technically a heist film — it just also involves a lot of cars.
- The Town (2010) Director: Ben Affleck. Why it’s great: Argo might have won Best Picture, but The Town proved Ben Affleck had real directing chops. The violent film starring Jeremy Renner, Jon Hamm and Affleck centers on the Boston neighborhood of Charlestown.
Jan 31, 2020 · The film has a fantastic cast, including legends and icons like Al Pacino, Jack Lemmon, Ed Harris, Alan Arkin, Kevin Spacey, and Alec Baldwin. The movie features a group of real estate salesmen that are given a contest with prizes for the top two salesmen and termination papers for the remaining men.
Cast Demi Moore as Erin Grant, a former FBI secretary-turned- stripper who is the most popular stripper of the Eager Beaver, a well-attended strip club in Miami, Florida Armand Assante as Lt. Al Garcia Ving Rhames as Shad, the Eager Beaver's head security
Midnight Run is a 1988 American action comedy film directed by Martin Brest and starring Robert De Niro and Charles Grodin. Yaphet Kotto , John Ashton , Dennis Farina , Joe Pantoliano , and Philip Baker Hall play supporting roles.
Stockard Channing plays another mom of a gay teen in the 2002 TV-movie “The Matthew Shepard Story.” Shane Meier plays the title character in this tragic true story of young man who becomes the victim of a hate crime, and how his mother fights for justice. Leslie Hope and Wendy Crewson in “An Unexpected Love”