Bob Balaban

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Robert Elmer "Bob" Balaban (born August 16, 1945) is an American actor, author and director.

Most Popular Bob Balaban Trailers

Total trailers found: 72

The Mexican Trailer (2001)

01 March 2001

Jerry Welbach, a reluctant bagman, has been given two ultimatums: The first is from his mob boss to travel to Mexico and retrieve a priceless antique pistol, known as "the Mexican".

The Grand Budapest Hotel Trailer (2014)

26 February 2014

The Grand Budapest Hotel tells of a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars and his friendship with a young employee who becomes his trusted protégé.

Moonrise Kingdom Trailer (2012)

16 May 2012

Set on an island off the coast of New England in the summer of 1965, Moonrise Kingdom tells the story of two twelve-year-olds who fall in love, make a secret pact, and run away together into the wilderness.

The Monuments Men Trailer (2014)

24 January 2014

Based on the true story of the greatest treasure hunt in history, The Monuments Men is an action drama focusing on seven over-the-hill, out-of-shape museum directors, artists, architects, curators, and art historians who went to the front lines of WWII to rescue the world’s artistic masterpieces from Nazi thieves and return them to their rightful owners.

Close Encounters of the Third Kind Trailer (1977)

16 November 1977

After an encounter with UFOs, a line worker feels undeniably drawn to an isolated area in the wilderness where something spectacular is about to happen.

I Am the Pretty Thing That Lives in the House Trailer (2016)

10 September 2016

A young nurse takes care of elderly author who lives in a haunted house.

Thin Ice Trailer (2011)

24 January 2011

A salesman's search for a rare musical instrument sets off a series of dramatic consequences.

The Majestic Trailer (2001)

21 December 2001

Set in 1951, a blacklisted Hollywood writer gets into a car accident, loses his memory and settles down in a small town where he is mistaken for a long-lost son.

Midnight Cowboy Trailer (1969)

25 May 1969

A naive male prostitute and his sickly friend struggle to survive on the streets of New York City.

Ghost World Trailer (2001)

20 July 2001

A quirky girl tries to figure out what to do now that she had graduated from high school, and forms a friendship with an eccentric 40-year-old record collector after playing a prank on him with her best friend.

Best in Show Trailer (2000)

19 September 2000

The tension is palpable, the excitement is mounting and the heady scent of competition is in the air as hundreds of eager contestants from across America prepare to take part in what is undoubtedly one of the greatest events of their lives -- the Mayflower Dog Show.

Gosford Park Trailer (2001)

07 November 2001

Multiple storylined drama set in 1932, showing the lives of upstairs guest and downstairs servants at a party in a country house in England.

2010 Trailer (1984)

06 December 1984

This is a sequel to 2001 A Space Odyssey. It is now 2010 and both the Americans and the Russians are racing to get to Jupiter to investigate the black monolith (similar to the one found in Lunar Crater Clavius) which was found by the U.

Deconstructing Harry Trailer (1997)

26 August 1997

This film tells the story of a successful writer called Harry Block, played by Allen himself, who draws inspiration from people he knows in real-life, and from events that happened to him, sometimes causing these people to become alienated from him as a result.

For Love or Money Trailer (1993)

01 October 1993

New York concierge Doug Ireland wants to go into business for himself and refurbish a hotel on Roosevelt Island, N.

Lady in the Water Trailer (2006)

21 July 2006

Apartment building superintendent Cleveland Heep rescues what he thinks is a young woman from the pool he mountains.

No Reservations Trailer (2007)

25 July 2007

Master chef Kate Armstrong runs her life and her kitchen with intimidating intensity. However, a recipe for disaster may be in the works when she becomes the guardian of her young niece while crossing forks with the brash sous-chef who just joined her staff.

Fading Gigolo Trailer (2013)

07 September 2013

Fioravante decides to become a professional Don Juan as a way of making money to help his cash-strapped friend, Murray.

Greedy Trailer (1994)

04 March 1994

Michael J. Fox stars with Kirk Douglas and Nancy Travis in this wickedly funny comedy of heirs about a backstabbing family desperate to get their piece of a massive inheritance.

Jakob the Liar Trailer (1999)

16 September 1999

In 1944 Poland, a Jewish shop keeper named Jakob is summoned to ghetto headquarters after being caught out after curfew.

Howl Trailer (2010)

26 August 2010

It's San Francisco in 1957, and an American masterpiece is put on trial. Howl, the film, recounts this dark moment using three interwoven threads: the tumultuous life events that led a young Allen Ginsberg to find his true voice as an artist, society's reaction (the obscenity trial), and mind-expanding animation that echoes the startling originality of the poem itself.

Mascots Trailer (2016)

11 October 2016

Eager contestants don big heads and furry suits to vie for the title of World's Best Mascot.

Girl Most Likely Trailer (2012)

07 September 2012

A failed New York playwright stages a suicide in an attempt to win back her ex, only to wind up in the custody of her gambling-addict mother.

Absence of Malice Trailer (1981)

18 December 1981

A prosecutor leaks a false story that liquor warehouse owner Michael Gallagher is involved in the murder of a union head, and as newspaper reporter Megan Carter picks up the story and attempts to find the real truth, Gallagher's life begins to unravel.

Altered States Trailer (1980)

25 December 1980

A research scientist (William Hurt) explores the boundaries and frontiers of consciousness. Using sensory deprivation and hallucinogenic mixtures from native American shamans, he explores these altered states of consciousness and finds that memory, time, and perhaps reality itself are states of mind.

Bernard and Doris Trailer (2006)

01 September 2006

Sympathetic look loosely based on the relationship between tobacco heiress, Doris Duke (1912-1993) - think Duke University - and her shy butler, Bernard Lafferty.

City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold Trailer (1994)

10 June 1994

On Mitch Robbins 40th birthday begins quite well until he returns home and finds his brother Glen, the black sheep of the family, in his sofa.

Catch-22 Trailer (1970)

24 June 1970

A bombardier in World War II tries desperately to escape the insanity of the war. However, sometimes insanity is the only sane way to cope with a crazy situation.

Dedication Trailer (2007)

22 January 2007

A modern love story in which a misanthropic, emotionally complex author of a hit children's book is forced to team with a beautiful illustrator after his best friend and collaborator passes away.

Isle of Dogs Trailer (2018)

31 December 2018

A boy in Japan sets out on an adventure to find his dog.

Rage Trailer (2009)

24 September 2009

A schoolboy uses his cellphone camera to shoot intimate interviews with people working at a New York fashion house and secretly posts them on the internet.

Waiting for Guffman Trailer (1996)

31 January 1996

Corky St. Clair is a director, actor and dancer in Blaine, Missouri. When it comes time to celebrate Blaine's 150th anniversary, Corky resolves to bring down the house in Broadway style in this hilarious mockumentary from the people who brought you "This is Spinal Tap!

For Your Consideration Trailer (2006)

22 November 2006

Three actors learn that their respective performances in the film "Home for Purim," a drama set in the mid-1940s American South, are generating award-season buzz.

Little Man Tate Trailer (1991)

06 September 1991

Dede is a sole parent trying to bring up her son Fred. When it is discovered that Fred is a genius, she is determined to ensure that Fred has all the opportunities that he needs, and that he is not taken advantage of by people who forget that his extremely powerful intellect is harboured in the body and emotions of a child.

Three to Tango Trailer (1999)

22 October 1999

Oscar and Peter land a career-making opportunity when a Chicago tycoon chooses them to compete for the design of a cultural center.

SUBWAYStories: Tales from the Underground Trailer (1997)

24 July 1997

The actual experiences of New York City subway riders are dramatized in a collection of 10 intriguing and very different vignettes.

Bank Shot Trailer (1974)

31 July 1974

A bank temporarily housed in a mobile home while a new building is built, looks like an easy target to break into.

A Mighty Wind Trailer (2003)

16 April 2003

In "A Mighty Wind", director Christopher Guest reunites the team from "Best In Show" and "Waiting for Guffman" to tell tell the story of 60's-era folk musicians, who inspired by the death of their former manager, get back on the stage for one concert in New York City's Town Hall.

Clockwatchers Trailer (1997)

01 January 1997

Iris can best be described as a wallflower. She begins her first day as a temp for the nondescript Global Credit Association by waiting in a chair for two hours.

Dead Bang Trailer (1989)

24 March 1989

Los Angeles homicide detective Jerry Beck searches for the murderer who killed a police officer on Christmas Eve.

Swing Vote Trailer (1999)

19 April 1999

A newly-appointed Supreme Court Justice must settle a controversial moral and legal dilemma with his tie-breaking decision which may also have serious implications on his own family's harmony.

The Strawberry Statement Trailer (1970)

28 August 1970

Simon (Bruce Davison), a student at a fictional university in San Francisco (based on San Francisco State College) is indifferent to the student protests around him, until walking in on a naked woman (Kristina Holland) in his dormitory roommate's bed.

Bob Roberts Trailer (1992)

04 September 1992

Mock documentary about an upstart candidate for the U.S. Senate written and directed by actor Tim Robbins.

Parents Trailer (1989)

27 January 1989

Michael is a young boy living in a typical 1950's suburbanite home... except for his bizarre and horrific nightmares, and continued unease around his parents.

Recount Trailer (2008)

28 May 2008

A chronicle of the weeks after the 2000 U.S. presidential election and the subsequent recounts in Florida.

Mike Nichols: An American Master Trailer (2016)

29 January 2016

With charm and wit, Nichols discusses his life and 50-year career as a performer and director.

My Boyfriend's Back Trailer (1993)

06 August 1993

Missy McCloud is the most beautiful girl in school and Johnny Dingle has been in love with her for years.

Georgia O'Keeffe Trailer (2009)

19 September 2009

Biopic of American artist Georgia O'Keeffe and her husband, photographer Alfred Stieglitz.

The Late Shift Trailer (1996)

24 February 1996

David Letterman vies with Jay Leno and his manager to succeed Johnny Carson, retiring from "The Tonight Show.

Prince of the City Trailer (1981)

20 August 1981

New York City detective Daniel Ciello agrees to help the United States Department of Justice help eliminate corruption in the police department, as long as he will not have to turn in any close friends.

Whose Life Is It Anyway? Trailer (1981)

02 December 1981

Ken Harrison is an artist that lives to make sculptures. One day he is involved in a car accident, and is paralyzed from his neck down.

Cradle Will Rock Trailer (1999)

10 December 1999

A true story of politics and art in the 1930s USA, centered around a leftist musical drama and attempts to stop its production.

Eva Hesse Trailer (2016)

27 April 2016

German American artist Eva Hesse (1936 – 1970) created her innovative art in latex and fiberglass in the whirling aesthetic vortex of 1960s New York.

Pie in the Sky Trailer (1996)

09 February 1996

Pie in the Sky is a 1996 American romantic comedy film about a young man obsessed with traffic gridlock who falls in love with an avant-garde dancer.

Girlfriends Trailer (1978)

01 August 1978

A photographer and her girlfriend are roommates. She is stuck with small-change shooting jobs and dreams of success.

End of the Line Trailer (1987)

28 August 1987

When the closure of a railway is announced, employees commandeer a locomotive to get to corporate headquarters and confront the president.

Report to the Commissioner Trailer (1975)

05 February 1975

Police officer Patty Butler, alias "Chicklet," is the live-in girlfriend of Thomas 'Stick' Henderson to gather evidence.

The Face of Fear Trailer (1990)

30 September 1990

Graham Harris was once one of the world's foremost mountain climbers, until a fall five years earlier left him with a lame leg, a fear of heights.

Marriage: Year One Trailer (1971)

15 October 1971

A medical student marries a millionaire's daughter but insists they live on the money he earns.

The Exonerated Trailer (2006)

06 March 2006

Six people tell their stories on a single subject - how they got wrongfully convicted to death penalty, but later got exonerated.