Search results for "Amanda Wyss"


A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) RT 94% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Teenagers in a small town are dropping like flies, apparently in the grip of mass hysteria causing their suicides. A cop's daughter, Nancy Thompson (Heather Langenkamp) traces ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Wes Craven
CAST:  Robert Englund  •  Heather Langenkamp  •  Johnny Depp  •  Ronee Blakley

Better Off Dead (1985) RT 82% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Jul 2002

Lane Meyer is obsessed with his girlfriend Beth and is crushed when she falls for the new captain of the ski team, Roy. After several failed suicide attempts, narrow escapes ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Savage Steve Holland
CAST:  John Cusack  •  David Ogden Stiers  •  Kim Darby  •  Demian Slade

Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982) RT 78% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Nov 2004

Follows a group of high school students growing up in southern California, based on the real-life adventures chronicled by Cameron Crowe. Stacy Hamilton and Mark Ratner are ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Amy Heckerling
CAST:  Sean Penn  •  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  Judge Reinhold  •  Robert Romanus

Silverado (1985) RT 76% / Audience 80%

DVD release: May 1999

Four unwitting heroes cross paths on their journey to the sleepy town of Silverado. Little do they know the town where their family and friends reside has been taken over by a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Lawrence Kasdan
CAST:  Kevin Kline  •  Scott Glenn  •  Kevin Costner  •  Danny Glover

To Die For (1988)

L.A. real estate agent Kate Wooten gets a new lease on life when she learns that her new client, a mysterious and handsome man named Vlad, is looking for a house isolated in ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Deran Sarafian
CAST:  Brendan Hughes  •  Sydney Walsh  •  Amanda Wyss  •  Scott Jacoby

Wes Craven's New Nightmare (1994) RT 78% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Freddy's back … and he's badder than ever! Nancy, the historical nemesis of the man with the satanic snarl and pitchfork fingers, discovers that a new monstrous demon has ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy • Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Wes Craven
CAST:  Heather Langenkamp  •  Robert Englund  •  Miko Hughes  •  Wes Craven

This House Possessed (1981) RT Audience 67%

After having a nervous breakdown, a rock singer has to spend some time in hospital. A private nurse is hired, and with her he buys a new house, a fantastic house in the ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  William Wiard
CAST:  Parker Stevenson  •  Lisa Eilbacher  •  Joan Bennett  •  Slim Pickens

Son of Darkness: To Die For II (1991) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: Nov 1991

Vampires come to town. Who's a vampire? Who's not? Ask our main character, who is suspicious, and our main character's brother, who gets seduced by one.  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  David Price
CAST:  Rosalind Allen  •  Steve Bond  •  Scott Jacoby  •  Michael Praed

Shakma (1990) RT Audience 41%

DVD release: Feb 1992

A murderous baboon escapes from a laboratory and roams the research building, and begins to kill some teenagers who are also in the building playing a Dungeons-and-Dragons ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Tom Logan  •  Hugh Parks
CAST:  Christopher Atkins  •  Amanda Wyss  •  Ari Meyers  •  Roddy McDowall

Independence (1987)

A dedicated sheriff in the 1880s who, after his first family is ravaged by a gang of renegades, gets a chance for revenge years later when the same outlaws threaten his new ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  John Patterson
CAST:  John Bennett Perry  •  Isabella Hofmann  •  Sandy McPeak  •  Anthony Zerbe




A Killer in the Family (1983)

A father serving time for murder convinces his three teenage sons to break him out of jail.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Richard T. Heffron
CAST:  Robert Mitchum  •  James Spader  •  Eric Stoltz  •  Lance Kerwin

Black Magic Woman (1991) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Apr 1991

The owner of a suburban art gallery searches for someone to perform an exorcism after a witch casts a spell on him.  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Deryn Warren
CAST:  Apollonia Kotero  •  Mark Hamill  •  Amanda Wyss  •  Stella Pacific

Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy (2010) RT Audience 94%

DVD release: Jan 2014

For decades, Freddy Krueger has slashed his way through the dreams of countless youngsters, scaring up over half a billion dollars at the box office across eight terrifying, ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Daniel Farrands  •  Andrew Kasch
CAST:  Heather Langenkamp  •  Robert Englund  •  Wes Craven  •  Robert Shaye

Force: Five (1981)

A martial-arts expert leads a team of fellow martial artists to rescue a senator's daughter from an island ruled by the evil leader of a fanatical religious cult.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Clouse
CAST:  Joe Lewis  •  Bong Soo Han  •  Sonny Barnes  •  Richard Norton

Deadly Impact (2010) RT Audience 11%

DVD release: Mar 2005

Deadly Impact follows hard-nosed cop Thomas Armstrong (Flanery) whose life was shattered when he became the helpless target of a mastermind murderer. Returning home after a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Kurtzman
CAST:  Sean Patrick Flanery  •  Joe Pantoliano  •  Carmen Serano  •  Amanda Wyss

The Graves (2010) RT Audience 12%

DVD release: Mar 2010

Two inseparable sister's visit to a remote mine town turns into a mind-bending fight for survival against menaces both human and supernatural.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Brian Pulido
CAST:  Clare Grant  •  Bill Moseley  •  Amanda Wyss  •  Tony Todd

Bloodfist IV: Die Trying (1992) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: May 2000

When Danny unknowingly repossesses the car of a powerful arms merchant, it sets off a chain of violent retaliation. After his friends are killed and his daughter is kidnapped, ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Paul Ziller
CAST:  Don 'The Dragon' Wilson  •  Gary Daniels  •  James Tolkan  •  Catya Sassoon

The Id (2016)

A lonely woman caring for her domineering father is pushed to the brink when a figure from her past re-enters her life.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Thommy Hutson
CAST:  Amanda Wyss  •  Brent Witt  •  Patrick Peduto  •  Malcolm Matthews