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Beyond the Film: Spacey Is Darin
"...she dislikes? In any case, her incoherent review of Kevin Spacey’s Beyond the Sea is more telling of her..."

Jan. 5, 2005 Postmarks

Beyond the Sea
More "Splish" than "Splash," this biopic about the life of pop crooner Bobby Darin is practically a one-man Kevin Spacey show.
"...Directed by: Kevin Spacey. Starring: Kevin Spacey, Kate Bosworth, John Goodman, Bob..."

Dec. 31, 2004 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Big Kahuna
"...Directed by: John Swanbeck. Starring: Kevin Spacey, Danny Devito and Peter Facinelli. He's directed (Albino..."

May 19, 2000 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Elvis & Nixon
Now we can do more than wonder about the day these two men met
"...Directed by: Liza Johnson. Starring: Michael Shannon, Kevin Spacey, Alex Pettyfer, Johnny Knoxville, Colin Hanks, Evan Peters,..."

April 22, 2016 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Life of David Gale
"...Directed by: Alan Parker. Starring: Kevin Spacey, Kate Winslet, Laura Linney, Gabriel Mann, Rhona Mitra,..."

Feb. 28, 2003 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Rebel in the Rye
The early life of J.D. Salinger is explored
"...Directed by: Danny Strong. Starring: Nicholas Hoult, Kevin Spacey, Sarah Paulson, Victor Garber, Zoey Deutch and Lucy..."

Sept. 15, 2017 Movie Review by Danielle White

Nine Lives
Kevin Spacey gets trapped inside the body of his family's cat
"...Directed by: Barry Sonnenfeld. Starring: Kevin Spacey, Jennifer Garner, Christopher Walken, Robbie Amell, Cheryl Hines,..."

Aug. 12, 2016 Movie Review by Steve Davis

All the Money in the World
Christopher Plummer mesmerizes as the greediest man alive
"...Paul Getty III (Charlie Plummer, no relation), initially co-starred Kevin Spacey as Getty the elder. Following the recent sexual..."

Dec. 22, 2017 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Slow Burn
Slow Burn – starring Ray Liotta, LL Cool J, and Mekhi Phifer – becomes one of those movies that’s so bad, it’s almost entertaining. Almost.
"...the mysterious gang leader. But Cool J is no Kevin Spacey and Liotta’s days of GoodFellas brilliance have settled..."

April 20, 2007 Movie Review by Toddy Burton

Albino Alligator
"...Directed by: Kevin Spacey. Starring: Matt Dillon, Faye Dunaway, Gary Sinise, William..."

Jan. 31, 1997 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

K-PAX
"...Directed by: Iain Softley. Starring: Kevin Spacey, Jeff Bridges, Ajay Naidu, Peter Gerety, Alfre Woodard,..."

Oct. 26, 2001 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Consenting Adults
"...Directed by: Alan J. Pakula. Starring: Kevin Kline, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Kevin Spacey and Forest Whitaker...."

Oct. 23, 1992 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The United States of Leland
Kevin Spacey-produced indie drama plays like The OC's more intellectual, older sibling.
"...by: Matthew Ryan Hoge. Starring: Ryan Gosling, Don Cheadle, Kevin Spacey, Ann Magnuson, Lena Olin, Jena Malone, Martin Donovan,..."

April 16, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Negotiator
"...Directed by: F. Gary Gray. Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Kevin Spacey, David Morse, Ron Rifkin, John Spencer, J.t. Walsh..."

Aug. 7, 1998 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Ref
"...Directed by: Ted Demme. Starring: Denis Leary, Judy Davis, Kevin Spacey, Glynis Johns and Raymond J. Barry. What with..."

March 18, 1994 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Casino Jack
Kevin Spacey stars in this entertaining romp about the career of disgraced Washington lobbyist Jack Abramoff.
"...Directed by: George Hickenlooper. Starring: Kevin Spacey, Barry Pepper, Kelly Preston, Jon Lovitz, Rachelle Lefevre,..."

Jan. 7, 2011 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Shipping News
"...Scott Glenn, Cate Blanchett, Judi Dench, Julianne Moore and Kevin Spacey. The widespread critical enthusiasm for Lasse Hallstrom's heart-tugging..."

Dec. 28, 2001 Movie Review by Russell Smith

Pay It Forward
"...Directed by: Mimi Leder. Starring: Kevin Spacey, Haley Joel Osment, Helen Hunt, James Caviezel, Shawn..."

Oct. 20, 2000 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

American Beauty
This Oscar winner is a bleak comedy of suburban mores and one man's sudden rejection of the arrangement.
"...Directed by: Sam Mendes. Starring: Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch, Wes Bentley, Peter Gallagher,..."

Sept. 24, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
"...Directed by: Clint Eastwood. Starring: John Cusack, Kevin Spacey, Jack Thompson, Alison Eastwood, Lady Chablis, Irma P...."

Nov. 21, 1997 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Margin Call
A high-powered cast drives this fictional depiction of what might have occurred in a top investment firm in the hours leading up to its collapse.
"...Directed by: J.C. Chandor. Starring: Kevin Spacey, Stanley Tucci, Zachary Quinto, Paul Bettany, Jeremy Irons,..."

Oct. 28, 2011 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Horrible Bosses
While this comedy aims for new nadirs in raunchiness, the rest of its humor coasts on obvious gags and recycled jokes.
"...Starring: Jason Bateman, Charlie Day, Jason Sudeikis, Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Spacey, Jamie Foxx, Colin Farrell, Donald Sutherland, Julie Bowen,..."

July 8, 2011 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Shrink
A well-chosen cast props up this otherwise shallow story that stars Kevin Spacey as a therapist who turns to pot in the wake of a personal crisis.
"...Directed by: Jonas Pate. Starring: Kevin Spacey, Mark Webber, Keke Palmer, Saffron Burrows, Jack Huston,..."

Aug. 14, 2009 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Fred Claus
Awash with amazingly talented actors – Vince Vaughn, Paul Giamatti, Miranda Richardson, Rachel Weisz, Kathy Bates, Kevin Spacey, to name a few – Fred Claus is sadly just an early lump of coal under the tree.
"...Weisz, Kathy Bates, Chris "Ludacris" Bridges, Elizabeth Banks and Kevin Spacey. How many laughs can one movie try to..."

Nov. 9, 2007 Movie Review by Toddy Burton

Hurlyburly
"...Directed by: Anthony Drazan. Starring: Sean Penn, Kevin Spacey, Chazz Palminteri, Garry Shandling, Robin Wright, Anna Paquin..."

Jan. 15, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Glengarry Glen Ross
David Mamet's story of salesmen caught in their unique form of hell also offers a cornucopia of fine performances.
"...Alan Arkin, Al Pacino, Ed Harris, Alec Baldwin and Kevin Spacey. Caught in hell, four men, salesmen, twist and..."

Oct. 9, 1992 Movie Review by Kathleen Maher

Hickenlooper Lobbies for 'Casino Jack'
George Hickenlooper on his Jack Abramoff film
"...story of the downfall of Washington lobbyist Jack Abramoff. Kevin Spacey stars as Abramoff and brings to the role..."

Jan. 5, 2011 Screens Post by Marjorie Baumgarten

Scan Lines
"...in providing videos and laser discs.) Faye Dunaway in Kevin Spacey's directorial debut Albino Alligatior Fast Money..."

Aug. 1, 1997 Screens Feature

Fan Favorite
How the geekdom came together to save a love song to Star Wars from the dark side
"...that finally got Fanboys made was the involvement of Kevin Spacey's production company, Trigger Street, which came about because..."

Feb. 6, 2009 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

1999 Film Critics Poll
"...Kevin Spacey (American Beauty), Richard Farnsworth (The Straight Story), Jim..."

Jan. 7, 2000 Screens Feature

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