A convincingly menacing presence in such films as Goodfellas, Dick Tracy, and Nixon, Sorvino was just effective in comedy, memorably alongside George Burns in Oh God, and as a crooked insurance executive in the satire Bullworth. In addition to numerous TV roles and several directorial efforts, he was the father of Oscar-winning actress Mira Sorvino.
Directed by Peter Lord / Jeff Newitt / Jeff Newitt
It's nonstop swashbuckling fun in this stop-motion animated comedy when Hugh Grant lends his voice as the leader of amateur buccaneers who will do anything to win the Pirate of the Year award. The family-friendly high-seas adventure is a treasure.