Best Movies of Daniel Barnz

Phoebe in Wonderland (2008)

Aggregate Rating: 128 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 56 | Earnings: $0.07M

Confounded by her clashes with the seemingly rule-obsessed world, a troubled young girl seeks enlightenment from her unconventional drama teacher.


Cake (2014)

Aggregate Rating: 116 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 49 | Earnings: $1.87M

Claire becomes fascinated by the suicide of a woman in her chronic pain support group while grappling with her own, very raw personal tragedy.


Beastly (2011)

Aggregate Rating: 107 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 40 | Earnings: $27.85M

A modern-day take on the "Beauty and the Beast" tale where a New York teen is transformed into a hideous monster in order to find true love.


Won't Back Down (2012)

Aggregate Rating: 106 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 42 | Earnings: $5.31M

Two determined mothers­, one a teacher, look to transform their children's failing inner city school. Facing a powerful and entrenched bureaucracy, they risk everything to make a difference in the education and future of their children.