Search results for "Charlton Heston"


A Man for All Seasons (1988) RT 82% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Feb 1999

Story of Sir Thomas More, who refused to accept the spiritual leadership of Henry VIII, and faces death as he struggles to remain loyal to his integrity. A Man for All ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Charlton Heston
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Vanessa Redgrave  •  John Gielgud  •  Richard Johnson

Mother Lode (1982)

A couple of youngish adventurers go into the wilderness of British Columbia in search of a lost colleague. Their plane crashes and they find themselves at the mercy of a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Charlton Heston
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Kim Basinger  •  Nick Mancuso  •  John Marley

Antony and Cleopatra (1972) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Mar 2005

Adaptation of Shakespeare's Antony and Cleopatra, a historical drama that attempts to bring an epic visual style to the Bard's original stage play. The story concerns Marc ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Charlton Heston
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Hildegard Neil  •  Eric Porter  •  John Castle

Ben-Hur (1959)

Ben-Hur is a 1959 epic film directed by William Wyler, the third film version of Civil War vet Lew Wallace's 1880 novel Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ. It premiered at Loew's ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  William Wyler
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Jack Hawkins  •  Haya Harareet  •  Stephen Boyd

Airport 1975 (1974) RT 29% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Apr 1998

"Something hit us...the crew is dead...help us, please, please help us!" With these terrifying words, 22 of Hollywood's greatest stars find themselves aboard a pilotless jumbo ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Karen Black  •  George Kennedy  •  Gloria Swanson

Beneath the Planet of the Apes (1970) RT 41% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Sep 2000

Astronaut Brent is sent to rescue Taylor but crash lands on the Planet of the Apes, just like Taylor did in the original film. Taylor has disappeared into the Forbidden Zone ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Mystery • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Ted Post
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Linda Harrison  •  James Franciscus  •  Kim Hunter

Bowling for Columbine (2002) RT 96% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Aug 2003

Why do 11,000 people die in America each year at the hands of gun violence? Talking heads yelling from every TV camera blame everything from Satan to video games. But are we ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Michael Moore
CAST:  Michael Moore  •  George H. W. Bush  •  George W. Bush  •  Dick Clark

The Order (2001) RT Audience 28%

DVD release: Mar 2002

When Rudy, an artifacts smuggler, goes to Jerusalem to rescue his kidnapped archeologist father, he faces deportation by a scheming police chief. Now, to find his dad and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sheldon Lettich
CAST:  Jean-Claude Van Damme  •  Brian Thompson  •  Charlton Heston  •  Sofia Milos

Planet of the Apes (2001) RT 45% / Audience 27%

DVD release: Nov 2001

After a spectacular crash-landing on an uncharted planet, brash astronaut Leo Davidson (Mark Wahlberg) finds himself trapped in a savage world where talking apes dominate the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tim Burton
CAST:  Mark Wahlberg  •  Tim Roth  •  Helena Bonham Carter  •  Michael Clarke Duncan

Town & Country (2001) RT 13% / Audience 14%

DVD release: Oct 2001

Porter Stoddard is a well-known New York architect who is at a crossroads... a nexus where twists and turns lead to myriad missteps some with his wife Ellie, others with ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Peter Chelsom
CAST:  Warren Beatty  •  Diane Keaton  •  Goldie Hawn  •  Garry Shandling




Gideon (1998)

Gideon Dobbs is young, simple-minded man who has never stopped dreaming. He checks into a retirement home where he finds the residents have lost their lust for life. Through ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Claudia Hoover
CAST:  Christopher Lambert  •  Charlton Heston  •  Carroll O'Connor  •  Crystal Bernard

Behind the Planet of the Apes (1998) RT 60% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Sep 2000

This documentary was shown as part of the American Movie Classics (AMC) cable TV channel's celebration of the 30th anniversary of the release of Planet of the Apes (1968). We ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Kevin Burns  •  David Comtois
CAST:  Roddy McDowall  •  Charlton Heston

Hercules (1997) RT 83% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Nov 1999

Bestowed with superhuman strength, a young mortal named Hercules sets out to prove himself a hero in the eyes of his father, the great god Zeus. Along with his friends Pegasus ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ron Clements  •  John Musker
CAST:  Tate Donovan  •  Josh Keaton  •  Roger Bart  •  Danny DeVito

Alaska: Spirit of the Wild (1998) RT Audience 52%

DVD release: May 1999

Alaska... Here, in this vast and spectacularly beautiful land teeming with abundant wildlife, discover the "Spirit of the Wild." Experience it in the explosive calving of ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  George Casey
CAST:  Charlton Heston

Hamlet (1996) RT 95% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Aug 2007

Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, returns home to find his father murdered and his mother remarrying the murderer, his uncle. Meanwhile, war is brewing.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Kenneth Branagh
CAST:  Kenneth Branagh  •  Julie Christie  •  Judi Dench  •  Gérard Depardieu

The Lord Protector (1996)

With the future of the world hanging in the balance, one fearless hero's quest to solve "The Riddle of the Chosen". As the Lord Protector makes his way through a land of magic ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Ryan Carroll
CAST:  Olivia Hussey  •  Patrick Cassidy  •  Ron Hale  •  Jay Underwood

In the Mouth of Madness (1994) RT 51% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Feb 2000

With the disappearance of hack horror writer Sutter Cane, all Hell is breaking loose...literally! Author Cane, it seems, has a knack for description that really brings his ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Carpenter
CAST:  Sam Neill  •  Julie Carmen  •  Jürgen Prochnow  •  David Warner

True Lies (1994)

Harry Tasker is a secret agent for the United States Government. For years, he has kept his job from his wife, but is forced to reveal his identity and try to stop nuclear ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  James Cameron
CAST:  Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  Jamie Lee Curtis  •  Tom Arnold  •  Bill Paxton