• R, 1 hr. 49 min.
  • Mystery & Suspense
  • Directed By:
    Rod Lurie
    In Theaters:
    Sep 16, 2011 Wide
    On DVD:
    Dec 20, 2011
  • Sony Pictures/Screen Gems

Latest News on Straw Dogs

September 15, 2011

Critics Consensus: Drive is Certified Fresh Opens in new window

This week at the movies, we've got a lonely stuntman (Drive, starring Ryan Gosling and Carey Mulligan), home invaders (Straw Dogs, starring James Marsden and Kate Bosworth), and a hard-working mom (I Don't Know How She Does It, starring Sarah Jessica Parker and Pierce Brosnan). What do the critics have to say? On paper, Drive sounds like a pretty standard action flick. However, it all comes down to execution, and critics say Drive is an artful, tense genre picture with outstanding performances and a moody tone that's all its own. Ryan Gosling stars as a stuntman who moonlights as a criminal getaway driver. More...

September 15, 2011

Total Recall: James Woods's Best Movies Opens in new window

Anyone who can claim the titles "ace poker player," "antiques dealer," and "MIT dropout" is bound to be a pretty interesting guy -- and two-time Academy Awards nominee James Woods is living proof. Over the course of his four decades in showbiz, Woods has cut an intriguingly eclectic path, popping up everywhere from Oliver Stone movies to family flicks (that's his voice you hear in Stuart Little 2 and Hercules), video games (Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas), and TV (where he's tormented Family Guy's Peter Griffin for years). But he's never received the Total Recall treatment, and when we saw his name on the cast list for Straw Dogs, we knew we needed to repent. It's time to Total Recall, James Woods style! More...

September 14, 2011

James Marsden Talks Straw Dogs Opens in new window

He calls Dustin Hoffman's performance in the original "an acting miracle." More...

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