Barry Levinson Movies

Paterno

Paterno

Paterno
IMDb: 6.5
105 min

After becoming the winningest coach in college football history, Joe Paterno is embroiled in Penn State’s Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal, challenging his legacy and forcing him to face questions…

Genre: Drama
The Wizard of Lies

The Wizard of Lies

The Wizard of Lies
IMDb: 6.8
133 min

A look behind the scenes at Bernie Madoff’s massive Ponzi scheme, how it was perpetrated on the public and the trail of destruction it left in its wake, both for…

Rock the Kasbah

Rock the Kasbah

Rock the Kasbah
IMDb: 5.5
100 min

A washed-up music producer finds one last shot at redemption with a golden-voiced young girl in Afghanistan. However, when jealousy gets the better of a disgruntled ex-boyfriend, he decides to…

Genre: Comedy, Music, War
The Humbling

The Humbling

The Humbling
IMDb: 5.6
112 min

Following a breakdown and suicide attempt, an aging actor becomes involved with a much younger woman but soon finds that it’s difficult to keep pace with her.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
You Don’t Know Jack

You Don’t Know Jack

You Don’t Know Jack
IMDb: 7.7
134 min

Angel of mercy… or murderous “Doctor Death”? Jack Kervorkian is one of the most polarizing figures in modern American history, a man whose passionate belief that people have the right…

Genre: Best 2010, Drama
Man of the Year

Man of the Year

Man of the Year
IMDb: 6.2
115 min

The irreverent host of a political satire talk show decides to run for president and expose corruption in Washington. His stunt goes further than he expects when he actually wins…

Envy

Envy

Envy
IMDb: 4.8
99 min

A man becomes increasingly jealous of his friend’s newfound success.

Genre: Comedy
Bandits

Bandits

Bandits
IMDb: 6.5
123 min

Two bank robbers fall in love with the girl they’ve kidnapped.

Wag The Dog

Wag The Dog

Wag The Dog
IMDb: 7.1
97 min

During the final weeks of a presidential race, the President is accused of sexual misconduct. To distract the public until the election, the President’s adviser hires a Hollywood producer to…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Sleepers

Sleepers

Sleepers
IMDb: 7.6
147 min

Two gangsters seek revenge on the state jail worker who during their stay at a youth prison sexually abused them. A sensational court hearing takes place to charge him for…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Disclosure

Disclosure

Disclosure
IMDb: 6.1
123 min

A computer specialist is sued for sexual harassment by a former lover turned boss who initiated the act forcefully, which threatens both his career and his personal life.

Toys

Toys

Toys
IMDb: 5.0
118 min

Leslie Zevo is a fun-loving inventor who must save his late father’s toy factory from his evil uncle, Leland, a war-mongering general who rules the operation with an iron fist…

Bugsy

Bugsy

Bugsy
IMDb: 6.8
134 min

New York gangster Ben ’Bugsy’ Siegel takes a brief business trip to Los Angeles. A sharp-dressing womanizer with a foul temper, Siegel doesn’t hesitate to kill or maim anyone crossing…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Avalon

Avalon

Avalon
IMDb: 7.3
126 min

Avalon is the third in Levinson’s semi-autobiographical series of four ”Baltimore Films”: Diner (1982), Tin Men (1987), Avalon (1990), and Liberty Heights (1999). The film is set in Baltimore in…

Genre: Drama
Rain Man

Rain Man

Rain Man
IMDb: 8.0
133 min

Selfish yuppie Charlie Babbitt’s father left a fortune to his savant brother Raymond and a pittance to Charlie; they travel cross-country.

Genre: Drama
Good Morning Vietnam

Good Morning Vietnam

Good Morning Vietnam
IMDb: 7.3
121 min

Radio funny man Adrian Cronauer is sent to Vietnam to bring a little comedy back into the lives of the soldiers. After setting up shop, Cronauer delights the G.I.s but…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Young Sherlock Holmes

Young Sherlock Holmes

Young Sherlock Holmes
IMDb: 6.8
109 min

Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson meet as boys in an English Boarding school. Holmes is known for his deductive ability even as a youth, amazing his classmates with his abilities….

The Natural

The Natural

The Natural
IMDb: 7.5
137 min

An unknown middle-aged batter named Roy Hobbs with a mysterious past appears out of nowhere to take a losing 1930s baseball team to the top of the league.

Genre: Drama
Diner

Diner

Diner
IMDb: 7.2
110 min

Set in 1959, Diner shows how five young men resist their adulthood and seek refuge in their beloved Diner. The mundane, childish, and titillating details of their lives are shared….

Genre: Comedy, Drama