John Lithgow

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​   John Arthur Lithgow (born October 19, 1945) is an American actor, musician, and author. Presently, he is involved with a wide range of media projects, including stage, television, film, and radio. He also has written and published several books of poetry and children's literature. He appeared in the films The World According to Garp (1982) and Terms of Endearment (1983), receiving an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor in a Supporting Role for each. Lithgow is known for his roles as the Reverend Shaw Moore in Footloose, Dick Solomon on the NBC sitcom 3rd Rock from the Sun, the voice of Lord Farquaad in Shrek, and The Trinity Killer on Showtime's Dexter for which he won Golden Globe and Emmy awards. On the stage, he appeared in the musical adaptation of Sweet Smell of Success, winning the Tony Award for Best Leading Actor in a Musical. He again appeared in a musical, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, again receiving the Tony nomination for Best Leading Actor in a Musical. He has also recorded music, such as the 1999 album of children's music, Singin' in the Bathtub, and has written poetry and short stories for children, such as Marsupial Sue.

Most Popular John Lithgow Trailers

Total trailers found: 91

Interstellar Trailer (2014)

05 November 2014

Interstellar chronicles the adventures of a group of explorers who make use of a newly discovered wormhole to surpass the limitations on human space travel and conquer the vast distances involved in an interstellar voyage.

Rise of the Planet of the Apes Trailer (2011)

03 August 2011

Scientist Will Rodman is determined to find a cure for Alzheimer's, the disease which has slowly consumed his father.

Shrek Trailer (2001)

16 May 2001

It ain't easy bein' green -- especially if you're a likable (albeit smelly) ogre named Shrek. On a mission to retrieve a gorgeous princess from the clutches of a fire-breathing dragon, Shrek teams up with an unlikely compatriot -- a wisecracking donkey.

The Good Dinosaur Trailer (2015)

14 November 2015

An epic journey into the world of dinosaurs where an Apatosaurus named Arlo makes an unlikely human friend.

Pitch Perfect 3 Trailer (2017)

20 December 2017

After the highs of winning the world championships, the Bellas find themselves split apart and discovering there aren't job prospects for making music with your mouth.

Daddy's Home 2 Trailer (2017)

09 November 2017

Brad and Dusty must deal with their intrusive fathers during the holidays.

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.

This Is 40 Trailer (2012)

20 December 2012

Pete and Debbie are both about to turn 40, their kids hate each other, both of their businesses are failing, they're on the verge of losing their house, and their relationship is threatening to fall apart.

Miss Sloane Trailer (2016)

25 November 2016

An ambitious lobbyist faces off against the powerful gun lobby in an attempt to pass gun control legislation.

The Accountant Trailer (2016)

14 October 2016

As a math savant uncooks the books for a new client, the Treasury Department closes in on his activities and the body count starts to rise.

The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension Trailer (1984)

15 August 1984

Adventurer/surgeon/rock musician Buckaroo Banzai and his band of men, the Hong Kong Cavaliers, take on evil alien invaders from the 8th dimension.

Confessions of a Shopaholic Trailer (2009)

05 February 2009

In the glamorous world of New York City, Rebecca Bloomwood is a fun-loving girl who is really good at shopping-a little too good, perhaps.

Kinsey Trailer (2004)

04 September 2004

Kinsey is a portrait of researcher Alfred Kinsey, driven to uncover the most private secrets of a nation.

Footloose Trailer (1984)

17 February 1984

When teenager Ren and his family move from big-city Chicago to a small town in the West, he's in for a real case of culture shock.

Cliffhanger Trailer (1993)

28 May 1993

A year after losing his friend in a tragic 4,000-foot fall, former ranger Gabe Walker and his partner, Hal, are called to return to the same peak to rescue a group of stranded climbers, only to learn the climbers are actually thieving hijackers who are looking for boxes full of money.

Terms of Endearment Trailer (1983)

20 November 1983

Aurora and Emma are mother and daughter who march to different drummers. Beginning with Emma's marriage, Aurora shows how difficult and loving she can be.

The Day After Trailer (1983)

20 November 1983

The film portrays a fictional nuclear war between NATO forces and the Warsaw Pact that rapidly escalates into a full scale exchange between the United States and the Soviet Union, focusing on the residents of Lawrence, Kansas, and Kansas City, Missouri, as well as several family farms situated next to nearby nuclear missile silos.

Leap Year Trailer (2010)

08 January 2010

When yet another anniversary passes without a marriage proposal from her boyfriend, Anna decides to take action.

The Campaign Trailer (2012)

09 August 2012

Two rival politicians compete to win an election to represent their small North Carolina congressional district in the United States House of Representatives.

Memphis Belle Trailer (1990)

07 September 1990

The "Memphis Belle" is a World War II bomber, piloted by a young crew on dangerous bombing raids into Europe.

Harry and the Hendersons Trailer (1987)

05 June 1987

Returning from a hunting trip in the forest, the Henderson family's car hits an animal in the road. At first they fear it was a man, but when they examine the "body" they find it's a "bigfoot".

A Civil Action Trailer (1998)

05 March 1998

Jan Schlickmann is a cynical lawyer who goes out to 'get rid of' a case, only to find out it is potentially worth millions.

Beatriz at Dinner Trailer (2017)

09 June 2017

Beatriz, an immigrant from a poor town in Mexico, has drawn on her innate kindness to build a career as a health practitioner.

The Pelican Brief Trailer (1993)

16 December 1993

Two Supreme Court Justices have been assassinated. One lone law student has stumbled upon the truth. An investigative journalist wants her story.

Blow Out Trailer (1981)

24 July 1981

Jack Terry is a master sound recordist who works on grade-B horror movies. Late one evening, he is recording sounds for use in his movies when he hears something unexpected through his sound equipment and records it.

Twilight Zone: The Movie Trailer (1983)

24 June 1983

Four directors collaborated to remake four episodes of the popular television series 'The Twilight Zone' for this movie.

The Homesman Trailer (2014)

18 May 2014

When three women living on the edge of the American frontier are driven mad by harsh pioneer life, the task of saving them falls to the pious, independent-minded Mary Bee Cuddy.

Dreamgirls Trailer (2006)

25 December 2006

Three young women – Deena Jones, Effie White and Lorrell Robinson – dream of becoming pop stars and they get their wish when they're chosen to be backup singers for the legendary James 'Thunder' Early.

Raising Cain Trailer (1992)

07 August 1992

When neighborhood kids begin vanishing, Jenny suspects her child psychologist husband, Carter, may be resuming the deranged experiments his father performed on Carter when he was young.

Orange County Trailer (2002)

10 January 2002

Shaun Brumder is a local surfer kid from Orange County who dreams of going to Stanford to become a writer and to get away from his disfunctional family household.

The World According to Garp Trailer (1982)

13 August 1982

Based on the John Irving novel, this film chronicles the life of T S Garp, and his mother, Jenny. Whilst Garp sees himself as a "serious" writer, Jenny writes a feminist manifesto at an opportune time, and finds herself as a magnet for all manner of distressed women.

Ricochet Trailer (1991)

04 October 1991

An attorney is terrorized by the criminal he put away years ago when he was a cop.

All That Jazz Trailer (1979)

20 December 1979

Joe Gideon is at the top of the heap, one of the most successful directors and choreographers in musical theater.

The Manhattan Project Trailer (1986)

13 June 1986

Named after the World War II-era program, the plot revolves around a gifted high school student who decides to construct a nuclear bomb for a national science fair.

Rugrats in Paris: The Movie Trailer (2000)

14 September 2000

The Rugrats are back! There's Tommy the brave one, Chuckie the timid one, Phil and Lil the odd couple, Dil, and spoiled brat Angelica.

Santa Claus: The Movie Trailer (1985)

29 October 1985

The first half of this film, set hundreds of years ago, shows how the old man who eventually became Santa Claus was given immortality and chosen to deliver toys to all the children of the world.

The Life and Death of Peter Sellers Trailer (2004)

21 May 2004

The professional and personal life of actor and comedian Peter Sellers was a turbulent one. His early movie fame was based primarily on his comic characterizations, often of bumbling and foreign-accented persons, characters which he embodied.

Love Is Strange Trailer (2014)

07 February 2014

After 39 years together, Ben and George finally tie the knot, but George loses his job as a result, and the newlyweds must sell their New York apartment and live apart, relying on friends and family to make ends meet.

Obsession Trailer (1976)

01 August 1976

New Orleans businessman Michael Courtland’s life is shattered when his wife and daughter are tragically killed in a botched kidnap rescue attempt.

The Ghost of Lord Farquaad Trailer (2003)

23 May 2003

Lord Farquaad was eaten by the dragon, but his ghost has returned, and he's still evil. With the help of his henchman, Thelonious, he kidnaps Fiona.

Best of Enemies Trailer (2015)

31 July 2015

A documentary about the legendary series of nationally televised debates in 1968 between two great public intellectuals, the liberal Gore Vidal and the conservative William F.

Homegrown Trailer (1998)

01 January 1998

Three laborers on a Northern California marijuana plantation become increasingly paranoid when they learn that their boss has been murdered.

Timms Valley Trailer (2013)

31 December 2013

A scripted comedy set in the fictional town of Timms Valley, Wisconsin, where the lives and livelihoods of its citizens are intertwined with the fate of the town's biggest employer, Timms Industrial Piping.

Silent Fall Trailer (1994)

28 October 1994

An autistic boy witnesses his parents' double murder. Richard Dreyfuss as a controversial therapist, seeks to probe the child's mind in order to solve the case.

The Tuskegee Airmen Trailer (1995)

25 August 1995

During the Second World War, a special project is begun by the US Army Air Corps to integrate African American pilots into the Fighter Pilot Program.

Shrek in the Swamp Karaoke Dance Party Trailer (2001)

01 January 2001

Shrek and his friends enjoy themselves with some Karaoke partying.

9 Kisses Trailer (2014)

11 December 2014

2014's best actors pair up in a series of intimate encounters.

Pet Sematary Trailer (2019)

05 April 2019

Remake of the '80s classic, based on the novel by Stephen King.

A Good Man in Africa Trailer (1994)

14 July 1994

Morgan Leafy is a secretary to the British High Commissioner to an Africa nation. Leafy is a man that makes himself useful to his boss, the snobbish Arthur Fanshawe, who has no clue about what's going on around him, but who wants to use his secretary to carry on his dirty work, which involves getting one of the most powerful men in the country to do business with his country.

At Play in the Fields of the Lord Trailer (1991)

06 December 1991

Martin and Hazel Quarrier are small-town fundamentalist missionaries sent to the jungles of South America to convert the Indians.

Love, Cheat & Steal Trailer (1993)

05 December 1993

The beautiful Lauren gets married with an older man. She is unexpectedly confronted with her ex, an escaped criminal.

The Glitter Dome Trailer (1984)

18 November 1984

Al Mackey and Marty are homicide cops in Hollywood and hot on the trail of the murderer of a movie mogul that was moonlighting by making child porno pictures.

The Pulitzer At 100 Trailer (2017)

21 July 2017

The Pulitzer at 100, by Oscar and Emmy winning director Kirk Simon, is a ninety-minute independent documentary released in conjunction with the Pulitzer Centennial in April 2016.

Princess Caraboo Trailer (1994)

16 September 1994

Bristol, England, early 19th century. A beautiful young stranger who speaks a weird language is tried for the crime of begging.

Shakespeare Live! From the RSC Trailer (2016)

23 April 2016

From the stage of the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, David Tennant, Catherine Tate and guests mark the life of William Shakespeare on the 400th anniversary of the playwright's death.

Resting Place Trailer (1986)

01 January 1986

A television movie set in Rockville, Georgia, in 1972. Major Kendall Laird, a Survival Assistance Officer, arrives in this sleepy little town with the body of Lieutenant Dwyte Johnson, a Vietnam war hero.

Don Quixote Trailer (2000)

08 April 2000

The classic tale of a man's dream, his epic journey, and one true love.

The Big Fix Trailer (1978)

01 January 1978

Richard Dreyfuss is Moses Wine, a private detective hired to by his former college girlfriend, Susan Anspach, to investigate a political smear campaign.

Hollow Point Trailer (1996)

21 October 1996

Livingston is trying to merge the Russians, Chinese and Italian gangsters into one group with huge amounts of money and power.

Redwood Curtain Trailer (1995)

01 January 1995

Geri Riordan is adopted, half-Vietnamese, eighteen, and a piano prodigy. She also feels as if she doesn't know who she really is, and when her adopted father dies, she begins to search for her biological father.