Search results for "Donald Moffat"


The Thing (1982) RT 80% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Scientists in the Antarctic are confronted by a shape-shifting alien that assumes the appearance of the people that it kills.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Carpenter
CAST:  Kurt Russell  •  Wilford Brimley  •  T. K. Carter  •  David Clennon

Clear and Present Danger (1994) RT 82% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Oct 1998

CIA Analyst Jack Ryan is drawn into an illegal war fought by the US government against a Colombian drug cartel.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Phillip Noyce
CAST:  Harrison Ford  •  Anne Archer  •  Donald Moffat  •  Willem Dafoe

Earthquake (1974)

Earthquake is a 1974 American disaster film that achieved huge box-office success, continuing the disaster film genre of the 1970s where recognizable all-star casts attempt to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mark Robson
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Ava Gardner  •  George Kennedy  •  Lorne Greene

Health (1980)

HealtH is set at a health food convention at a Florida luxury hotel, where a powerful political organization is deciding on a new president.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Carol Burnett  •  Lauren Bacall  •  Glenda Jackson  •  James Garner

Popeye (1980)

Popeye is a super-strong, spinach-scarfing sailor man who's searching for his father. During a storm that wrecks his ship, Popeye washes ashore and winds up rooming at the Oyl ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Shelley Duvall  •  Ray Walston  •  Paul Dooley

Regarding Henry (1991) RT 46% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Sep 2003

Henry is a lawyer who survives a shooting only to find he cannot remember anything. If that weren't enough, Henry also has to recover his speech and mobility, in a life he no ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mike Nichols
CAST:  Harrison Ford  •  Annette Bening  •  Bill Nunn  •  Michael Haley

The Battle of the River Plate (1956)

Set during the opening years of World War II when the Royal Navy was fighting a desperate battle to keep the Atlantic convoy routes open and the British Isles supplied. Of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Michael Powell  •  Emeric Pressburger
CAST:  John Gregson  •  Anthony Quayle  •  Peter Finch  •  Ian Hunter

The Best of Times (1986) RT 33% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Feb 1999

A small-town loser determines to have one more shot at the big time by winning a football game.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Roger Spottiswoode
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Kurt Russell  •  Pamela Reed  •  Holly Palance

The Bonfire of the Vanities (1990) RT 16% / Audience 27%

DVD release: Nov 2001

After his mistress runs over a young teen, a Wall Street hotshot sees his life unravel in the spotlight, and attracting the interest of a down and out reporter.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Brian De Palma
CAST:  Tom Hanks  •  Bruce Willis  •  Melanie Griffith  •  Kim Cattrall

The Right Stuff (1983)

A chronicle of the original Mercury astronauts in the formation of America's space program: Alan Shepherd, the first American in space; Gus Grissom, the benighted astronaut ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Philip Kaufman
CAST:  Sam Shepard  •  Scott Glenn  •  Ed Harris  •  Dennis Quaid




Rachel, Rachel (1968) RT 86% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Apr 2009

Rachel is a 35 year old school teacher who has no man in her life and lives with her mother. When a man from the big city returns and asks her out, she begins to have to make ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Paul Newman
CAST:  Joanne Woodward  •  James Olson  •  Kate Harrington  •  Estelle Parsons

Class Action (1991)

Liberal activist lawyer Jedediah alienated daughter Maggie years ago when she discovered his many affairs. Now a conservative corporate lawyer, Maggie agrees to go up against ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael Apted
CAST:  Gene Hackman  •  Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio  •  Colin Friels  •  Laurence Fishburne

Music Box (1989)

A lawyer defends her father accused of war crimes, but there is more to the case than she suspects.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Costa-Gavras
CAST:  Jessica Lange  •  Armin Mueller-Stahl  •  Donald Moffat  •  Lukas Haas

The Evening Star (1996) RT 23% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Feb 2001

Continuing the story of Aurora Greenway in her latter years. After the death of her daughter, Aurora struggled to keep her family together, but has one grandson in jail, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Harling
CAST:  Shirley MacLaine  •  Jack Nicholson  •  Bill Paxton  •  Juliette Lewis

Housesitter (1992) RT 37% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Jul 1998

After building his dream house, architect Newton Davis proposes marriage to his girlfriend, only to be summarily rejected. He seeks solace in a one-night stand with a waitress ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Frank Oz
CAST:  Steve Martin  •  Goldie Hawn  •  Dana Delany  •  Suzanne Whang

A Smile Like Yours (1997) RT 6% / Audience 20%

DVD release: Jan 2004

A comedy about a couple who cannot conceive a baby  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Keith Samples
CAST:  Greg Kinnear  •  Lauren Holly  •  Joan Cusack  •  Jay Thomas

Love, Cheat & Steal (1993) RT Audience 14%

DVD release: Jun 1994

The beautiful Lauren gets married with an older man. She is unexpectedly confronted with her ex, an escaped criminal.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  William Curran
CAST:  John Lithgow  •  Eric Roberts  •  Mädchen Amick  •  Richard Edson

Desperado (1987)

Duell McCall finds himself in the middle of a deadly feud in a small mining town. Framed for the murder of Sheriff John Whaley, McCall is forced to wander the wild frontier ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Virgil W. Vogel
CAST:  Alex McArthur  •  David Warner  •  Yaphet Kotto  •  Donald Moffat

Far North (1988) RT 17% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Jan 2011

After being severly injured in a horse-riding accident,the family patriarch Bertram lies in a hospital bed plotting revenge against Mel, the four legged "enemy" he blames for ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Sam Shepard
CAST:  Jessica Lange  •  Charles Durning  •  Tess Harper  •  Donald Moffat