The Purple Rose of Cairo (1984)

Director: Woody Allen
Starring: Mia Farrow, Jeff Daniels, Danny Aiello, Dianne Wiest

Mia Farrow stars as a waifish Depression-era waitress who is swept off her feet by Jeff Daniels, the star of her favorite movie. The catch, of course,... Read more

Bullets Over Broadway (1994)

Director: Woody Allen
Starring: Dianne Wiest, John Cusack, Jennifer Tilly

A funny perceptive look at the theatre world of the 1920's stars John Cusack as a young playwright dealing with a bootlegger backer, a meddling bodygu... Read more

Little Man Tate (1991)

Director: Jodie Foster
Starring: Jodie Foster, Dianne Wiest, Harry Connick Jr

A moving story of a child genius; his single working-class mother can't give him the support and stimulation he needs - but neither can the director o... Read more

Dan in Real Life (2007)

Director: Peter Hedges
Starring: Juliette Binoche, Steve Carell, Dane Cook, John Mahoney, Dianne Wiest, Emily Blu...

Steve Carell shines in this romantic comedy as a widowed advice columnist struggling to raise three young girls on his own. While travelling to Rhode... Read more

The Simple Life Of Noah Dearborn (1999)

Director: Gregg Champion
Starring: Dianne Wiest, Mary-Louise Parker, Sidney Poitier

Powerful drama starring Sidney Poitier as a quiet, reclusive farmer and craftsman in a small Georgia town whose sheltered life is thrown into turmoil... Read more

Footloose (1984)

Director: Herbert Ross
Starring: Kevin Bacon, Lori Singer, John Lithgow, Dianne Wiest

Kevin Bacon is great in this musical about a city kid who moves to a small town where dancing has been banned, and battles with a fire-and-brimstone m... Read more

Bright Lights, Big City (1988)

Director: James Bridges
Starring: Michael J Fox, Kiefer Sutherland, Phoebe Cates, Dianne Wiest

From the novel by Jay McInerney, Michael J. Fox stars as Jamie Conway, an aspiring writer who trades the wheat fields of Kansas for the imposing skyli... Read more

Radio Days (1987)

Director: Woody Allen
Starring: Mia Farrow, Seth Green, Julie Kavner, Dianne Wiest

Woody Allen's wonderful period comedy returning to the nostalgia of the days of radio, with Julie Kavner, Michael Tucker, Mia Farrow, Dianne Wiest and... Read more

Practical Magic (1998)

Director: Griffin Dunne
Starring: Sandra Bullock, Nicole Kidman, Aidan Quinn, Dianne Wiest, Stockard Channing

Sandra Bullock and Nicole Kidman shine in this comedic fantasy/romance playing sisters who turn to the witchcraft their family has practiced for gener... Read more

Edward Scissorhands (1990)

Director: Tim Burton
Starring: Winona Ryder, Vincent Price, Johnny Depp, Dianne Wiest, Alan Arkin

He's got a sad, white face, a wild haircut, and shears at the ends of his arms. He's Edward Scissorhands (Johnny Depp), creation of a mad scientist, w... Read more