Search results for "Craig T. Nelson"


Poltergeist (1982)

Craig T. Nelson stars as Steve Freeling, the main protagonist, who lives with his wife, Diane, and their three children, Dana, Robbie, and Carol Anne, in Southern California ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Tobe Hooper
CAST:  Craig T. Nelson  •  JoBeth Williams  •  Beatrice Straight  •  Dominique Dunne

The Incredibles (2004) RT 97% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Mar 2005

Bob Parr has given up his superhero days to log in time as an insurance adjuster and raise his three children with his formerly heroic wife in suburbia. But when he receives a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Brad Bird
CAST:  Craig T. Nelson  •  Holly Hunter  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Jason Lee

...And Justice for All (1979) RT 81% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Jan 2001

An ethical Baltimore defense lawyer disgusted with rampant legal corruption is asked to defend a judge he despises in a rape trial. But if he doesn't do it, the judge will ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Norman Jewison
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Jack Warden  •  John Forsythe  •  Christine Lahti

Action Jackson (1988) RT 10% / Audience 32%

DVD release: May 1999

Vengence drives a tough Detroit cop to stay on the trail of a power hungry auto magnate who's systematically eliminating his competition.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Craig R. Baxley
CAST:  Carl Weathers  •  Craig T. Nelson  •  Vanity  •  Sharon Stone

All the Right Moves (1983) RT 53% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Mar 2002

Sensitive study of a headstrong high school football star who dreams of getting out of his small Western Pennsylvania steel town with a football scholarship. His equally ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Chapman
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Craig T. Nelson  •  Lea Thompson  •  Charles Cioffi

Ghosts of Mississippi (1996) RT 45% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Jan 2000

Ghosts of Mississippi is a drama covering the final trial of the assassin, Bryon De La Beckwith, of the 60s civil rights leader Medgar Evers. It begins with the murder and the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Rob Reiner
CAST:  Alec Baldwin  •  James Woods  •  Virginia Madsen  •  Whoopi Goldberg

Scream Blacula Scream (1973)

After a dying Voodoo queen chooses an adopted apprentice as her successor, her true heir is outraged. Seeking revenge, he buys the bones of Blacula the vampire off of a dealer ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Bob Kelljan
CAST:  William Marshall  •  Don Mitchell  •  Pam Grier  •  Michael Conrad

Silkwood (1983) RT 75% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Mar 2001

The story of Karen Silkwood, a metallurgy worker at a plutonium processing plant who was purposefully contaminated, psychologically tortured and possibly murdered to prevent ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mike Nichols
CAST:  Meryl Streep  •  Kurt Russell  •  Cher  •  Craig T. Nelson

Stir Crazy (1980) RT 67% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Aug 2001

New Yorkers, Skip Donahue and Harry Monroe, have no jobs and no prospects. They decide to flee the city and find work elsewhere, and land jobs as woodpeckers to promote the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Sidney Poitier
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Richard Pryor  •  Georg Stanford Brown  •  JoBeth Williams

The Family Stone (2005) RT 52% / Audience 63%

DVD release: May 2006

An uptight, conservative, businesswoman accompanies her boyfriend to his eccentric and outgoing family's annual Christmas celebration and finds that she's a fish out of water ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Thomas Bezucha
CAST:  Claire Danes  •  Diane Keaton  •  Rachel McAdams  •  Dermot Mulroney




The Killing Fields (1984) RT 93% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Mar 2001

The Killing Fields tells the real-life story of a friendship between two journalists, an American and a Cambodian, during the bloody Khmer Rouge takeover of Cambodia in 1975, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Roland Joffé
CAST:  Sam Waterston  •  Haing S. Ngor  •  John Malkovich  •  Julian Sands

The Skulls (2000) RT 9% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Luke's exultance at being selected for The Skulls (a secret society bred within the walls of a prominent Ivy League Campus) is soon overshadowed when he realises that all is ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Rob Cohen
CAST:  Joshua Jackson  •  Paul Walker  •  Hill Harper  •  Leslie Bibb

Turner & Hooch (1989)

Scott Turner has 3 days left in the local police department before he moves to a bigger city to get some "real" cases, not just misdemeanors. Then Amos Reed is murdered, and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Family • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Roger Spottiswoode
CAST:  Tom Hanks  •  Mare Winningham  •  Craig T. Nelson  •  Scott Paulin

The Devil's Advocate (1997) RT 67% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Nov 1998

A hotshot lawyer gets more than he bargained for when he learns his new boss is Lucifer himself.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Taylor Hackford
CAST:  Keanu Reeves  •  Al Pacino  •  Charlize Theron  •  Jeffrey Jones

The Osterman Weekend (1983) RT 43% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Mar 2004

The host of an investigative news show is convinced by the CIA that the friends he has invited to a weekend in the country are engaged in a conspiracy that threatens national ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sam Peckinpah
CAST:  Rutger Hauer  •  John Hurt  •  Craig T. Nelson  •  Dennis Hopper

Where the Buffalo Roam (1980) RT 17% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Jan 2000

Semi-biographical film based on the experiences of gonzo journalist Hunter S. Thompson.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Art Linson
CAST:  Bill Murray  •  Peter Boyle  •  Bruno Kirby  •  Rene Auberjonois

Troop Beverly Hills (1989) RT 8% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Mar 2003

A Beverly Hills housewife in the middle of a divorce tries to find focus in her life by taking over her daughter's Wilderness Girls troop.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Jeff Kanew
CAST:  Shelley Long  •  Craig T. Nelson  •  Betty Thomas  •  Mary Gross

Flesh Gordon (1974) RT 67% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Jan 2004

Emperor Wang (the Perverted) is leader of the planet Porno and sends his mighty "Sex Ray" towards Earth, turning everyone into sex-mad fiends. Only one man can save the Earth, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Howard Ziehm  •  Michael Benveniste
CAST:  Jason Williams  •  Suzanne Fields  •  Joseph Hudgins  •  William Dennis Hunt

The Switch (1993)

Larry McAfee is paralyzed from the neck down following a motorcycle accident. He gradually loses the will to live, in the meantime befriending a talk radio DJ over the phone. ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Bobby Roth
CAST:  Gary Cole  •  Craig T. Nelson  •  Kathleen Nolan  •  Chris Mulkey

Tales of the Third Dimension (1984)

This movie is made-up of three tales, the first one is, "Young Blood" it is about a married pair of vampires who adopt a child. In "The Guardians," a pair of avaricious grave ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Earl Owensby  •  Worth Keeter  •  Thom McIntyre
CAST:  Robert Bloodworth  •  William T. Hicks  •  Katelyn Hunter  •  Terry Laughlin