Search results for "Curtis Armstrong"


Akeelah and the Bee (2006) RT 84% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Aug 2006

Eleven year-old Akeelah Anderson's life is not easy: her father is dead, her mom ignores her, her brother runs with the local gangbangers. She's smart, but her environment ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Doug Atchison
CAST:  Keke Palmer  •  Laurence Fishburne  •  Angela Bassett  •  Curtis Armstrong

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

Jingle All the Way (1996) RT 17% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Nov 1998

Meet Howard Langston, a salesman for a mattress company is constantly busy at his job, and he also constantly disappoints his son, after he misses his son's karate exposition, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Brian Levant
CAST:  Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  Phil Hartman  •  Sinbad  •  Rita Wilson

Man of the House (2005)

Texas Ranger Roland Sharp is assigned to protect the only witnesses to the murder of a key figure in the prosecution of a drug kingpin -- a group of University of Texas ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Stephen Herek
CAST:  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Cedric the Entertainer  •  Christina Milian  •  Paula Garcés

One Crazy Summer (1986) RT 60% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Apr 2003

An aspiring teenage cartoonist and his friends come to the aid of a singer trying to save her family property from developers.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • Romance
DIRECTION:  Savage Steve Holland
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Demi Moore  •  Bobcat Goldthwait  •  Tom Villard

Ray (2004) RT 81% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Feb 2005

Born on a sharecropping plantation in Northern Florida, Ray Charles went blind at seven. Inspired by a fiercely independent mom who insisted he make his own way, He found his ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Taylor Hackford
CAST:  Jamie Foxx  •  Kerry Washington  •  Regina King  •  Harry Lennix

Revenge of the Nerds (1984) RT 69% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Mar 2007

At Adams College, the jocks rule the school from their house on high, the Alpha Beta fraternity. So when a group of socially-challenged misfits try to go Greek, they're ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jeff Kanew
CAST:  Robert Carradine  •  Anthony Edwards  •  Timothy Busfield  •  Andrew Cassese

Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise (1987) RT 7% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Mar 2007

The members of the Lambda Lambda Lambda fraternity travel to Fort Lauderdale for a fraternity conference. They'll have to beat off the attacks of their rival frat, the Alphas, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Joe Roth
CAST:  Robert Carradine  •  Curtis Armstrong  •  Larry B. Scott  •  Timothy Busfield

Risky Business (1983)

Meet Joel Goodson, an industrious, college-bound 17-year-old and a responsible, trustworthy son. However, when his parents go away and leave him home alone in the wealthy ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Paul Brickman
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Rebecca De Mornay  •  Sean Penn  •  Joe Pantoliano

Southland Tales (2006) RT 36% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Mar 2008

Set in the futuristic landscape of Los Angeles on July 4, 2008, as it stands on the brink of social, economic and environmental disaster. Boxer Santaros is an action star ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Drama • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Kelly
CAST:  Dwayne Johnson  •  Seann William Scott  •  Sarah Michelle Gellar  •  Mandy Moore




Spy Hard (1996) RT 8% / Audience 32%

DVD release: Jul 1999

The evil Gen. Rancor has his sights set on world domination, and only one man can stop him: Dick Steele, also known as Agent WD-40. Rancor needs to obtain a computer circuit ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Rick Friedberg
CAST:  Leslie Nielsen  •  Nicollette Sheridan  •  Charles Durning  •  Marcia Gay Harden

Revenge of the Nerds III: The Next Generation (1992) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: May 2000

The nerds are now in control of the university, as a result of Lewis Skolnick and the rest's actions in the two previous movies. A new generation of sportsmen arrive, however, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Roland Mesa
CAST:  Robert Carradine  •  Julia Montgomery  •  Ted McGinley  •  Curtis Armstrong

Revenge of the Nerds IV: Nerds in Love (1994) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: Feb 1995

Lewis and his nerdy friends attend Booger's wedding to the daughter of a rich politician, but nerd-haters in the family do everything possible to prevent the wedding going ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Steve Zacharias
CAST:  Robert Carradine  •  Curtis Armstrong  •  Ted McGinley  •  Julia Montgomery

The Clan of the Cave Bear (1986) RT 10% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Nov 1999

Natural changes have the clans moving. Iza, medicine woman of the "Clan of the Cave Bear" finds little Ayla from the "others"' clan - tradition would have the clan kill Ayla ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael Chapman
CAST:  Daryl Hannah  •  Pamela Reed  •  James Remar  •  Thomas G. Waites

Hi Honey - I'm Dead (1991)

A businessman is reincarnated as a housekeeper, who works for his widow and son.  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Kevin Conroy  •  Curtis Armstrong  •  Catherine Hicks  •  Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Flypaper (2011) RT 17% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Nov 2011

A man caught in the middle of two simultaneous robberies at a bank desperately tries to protect the teller with whom he's secretly in love.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Rob Minkoff
CAST:  Patrick Dempsey  •  Ashley Judd  •  Tim Blake Nelson  •  Adrian Martinez

Hit List (2011) RT Audience 14%

Charlotte is a woman with anger management issues whose therapist suggests she write a journal to keep her emotions in check. Unlucky in love, she ventures online to find a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Minh Collins
CAST:  Shirley Brener  •  Joey Lawrence  •  Andrea Evans  •  Dryce Johnson

The Dog Who Saved Halloween (2011) RT Audience 41%

DVD release: Sep 2011

Zeus (voiced by Joey Lawrence) and the Bannister family have moved into a new home just in time for Halloween! When Zeus and George (Gary Valentine of "The King of Queens") ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Peter Sullivan
CAST:  Gary Valentine  •  Dean Cain  •  Elisa Donovan  •  Lance Henriksen

Beethoven's Christmas Adventure (2011) RT Audience 15%

DVD release: Dec 2011

A Christmas elf accidentally takes off in Santa's sleigh, crash lands in a small town, and loses the magic toy bag. Beethoven must rescue the elf, recover the bag from greedy ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  John Putch
CAST:  Curtis Armstrong  •  Tom Arnold  •  John Cleese  •  Kim Rhodes

The Gold Retrievers (2009) RT Audience 32%

DVD release: Sep 2010

A boy and his dog must go in search of a fabled local treasure in an effort to save the family house from foreclosure.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Western
DIRECTION:  James D.R. Hickox
CAST:  Steve Guttenberg  •  Billy Zane  •  Curtis Armstrong  •  Robert R. Shafer