Best Movies of Joey Lauren Adams

Chasing Amy (1997)

Aggregate Rating: 158 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 71 | Earnings: $12.01M

Holden and Banky are comic book artists. Everything's going good for them until they meet Alyssa, also a comic book artist. Holden falls for her, but his hopes are crushed when he finds out she's a lesbian.


Blue Caprice (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 137 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 76 | Earnings: $0.09M

An abandoned boy is lured to America and drawn into the shadow of a dangerous father figure. Inspired by the real life events that led to the 2002 Beltway sniper attacks.


Trucker (2008)

Aggregate Rating: 128 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 61 | Earnings: $0.05M

A trucker, leading a life free of depth and on the way to nowhere, is forced to make a decision about her aggressive loner 11-year-old son whom she openly deserted ten years previously.


Big Daddy (1999)

Aggregate Rating: 117 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 41 | Earnings: $163.48M

A lazy law school grad adopts a kid to impress his girlfriend, but everything doesn't go as planned and he becomes the unlikely foster father.


The Break-Up (2006)

Aggregate Rating: 114 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 45 | Earnings: $118.68M

In a bid to keep their luxurious condo from their significant other, a couple's break-up proceeds to get uglier and nastier by the moment.


Jay and Silent Bob Reboot (2019)

Aggregate Rating: 106 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 46 | Earnings: null

Jay and Silent Bob return to Hollywood to stop a reboot of the 'Bluntman and Chronic' movie from getting made.


Harvard Man (2001)

Aggregate Rating: 98 | Imdb: 4 | Metascore: 49 | Earnings: $0.06M

A basketball player strikes a deal with the mob to fix a basketball game.


Apart (2011)

Aggregate Rating: 96 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 43 | Earnings: null

Linked by a rare psychological disorder, Noah Greene and Emily Gates must uncover the mystery of a tragic past in order to find hope for the future.


All the Birds Have Flown South (2016)

Aggregate Rating: 78 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

After the death of his overbearing Mother, a sheltered man attempts to win the affection of a degenerate waitress by caring for her terminally ill and abusive husband. Soon all three lives ...


Beautiful (2000)

Aggregate Rating: 77 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 23 | Earnings: $3.06M

Mona sacrifices everything, including family, in pursuit of a beauty pageant victory. Her friend Ruby helps her to an amazing degree.


Valley Inn (2014)

Aggregate Rating: 72 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Valley Inn tells the story of Emily Mason, a New Jersey college student, who finds herself in a dusty dying small southern town, a thousand miles from home, selling Christian books ...


Art Machine (2012)

Aggregate Rating: 69 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

On the verge of a coming of age showcase, a failing child prodigy painter desperately seeks inspiration; his world explodes through an incendiary meeting with a pyrotechnic artist, but in ...


Mulberry Stains (2012)

Aggregate Rating: 65 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

In this emotionally charged thriller, Harper is forced to face horrifying secrets of her childhood in order to give her daughter a better future. But how far will she go to forget the past?


Sequoia (2014)

Aggregate Rating: 64 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A lively young woman grappling with a very tough situation travels to Sequoia National Park with the intention of ending her life, but her plans are interrupted by her colorful family and an unexpected romance.


A Cool, Dry Place (1998)

Aggregate Rating: 63 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A single father balances his work as an attorney with the care of his five year old son and his work as a high school basketball coach in rural Kansas, where he moved after his wife ...


The Big Empty (2003)

Aggregate Rating: 62 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A budding actor is faced with a stalled career and a mountain of debt.


Bruno (2000)

Aggregate Rating: 62 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Bruno is the story of a unique young boy genius, Bruno (Alex D. Linz), whose expression of his own individuality leads his family and community along an emotional journey. By the time he ...


She Loves Me Not (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 60 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A reclusive novelist struggles to find romance and meaning in his life despite disastrous and comedic circumstances.


S.F.W. (1994)

Aggregate Rating: 59 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $0.06M

An alienated and misanthropic teenager gains sudden and unwanted celebrity status after he's taken hostage by terrorists where his indifference to their threats to kill him makes news headlines.


A Country Christmas (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 58 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

When Santa Claus loses his magical powers and becomes stranded in their barn, two children from a small farming community help him save Christmas before it's too late.



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