Search results for "Edward James Olmos"


Battlestar Galactica: The Plan (2009) RT Audience 47%

DVD release: Oct 2009

When the initial Cylon attack against the Twelve Colonies fails to achieve complete extermination of human life as planned, twin Number Ones (Cavils) embedded on Galactica and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Edward James Olmos
CAST:  Edward James Olmos  •  Dean Stockwell  •  Michael Trucco  •  Grace Park

American Me (1992) RT 75% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Jan 2003

Edward J. Olmos made his directorial bow with the powerhouse crime saga American Me. Olmos stars as street-gang leader Santana, who during his 18 years in Folsom Prison rules ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Edward James Olmos
CAST:  Edward James Olmos  •  William Forsythe  •  Sal Lopez  •  Dyana Ortelli

Walkout (2006) RT Audience 82%

DVD release: Mar 2007

Walkout is the true story of a young Mexican American high school teacher, Sal Castro. He mentors a group of students in East Los Angeles, when the students decide to stage a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Edward James Olmos
CAST:  Alexa Vega  •  Michael Peña  •  Yancey Arias  •  Laura Harring

Blade Runner (1982) RT 89% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Aug 1997

In the smog-choked dystopian Los Angeles of 2019, blade runner Rick Deckard is called out of retirement to kill a quartet of replicants who have escaped to Earth seeking their ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ridley Scott
CAST:  Harrison Ford  •  Rutger Hauer  •  Sean Young  •  Edward James Olmos

The Green Hornet (2011)

Britt Reid (Seth Rogen), the heir to the largest newspaper fortune in Los Angeles, is a spoiled playboy who has been, thus far, happy to lead an aimless life. After his father ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Seth Rogen  •  Jay Chou  •  Christoph Waltz  •  Cameron Diaz

2 Guns (2013) RT 64% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Nov 2013

A DEA agent and an undercover Naval Intelligence officer who have been tasked with investigating one another find they have been set up by the mob -- the very organization the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Baltasar Kormákur
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Mark Wahlberg  •  Paula Patton  •  Bill Paxton

Go for Sisters (2013) RT 72% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Aug 2014

Bernice and Fontayne grew up so tight they could ‘go for sisters’. After twenty years apart, they are reunited when Bernice is assigned to be Fontayne’s parole officer- just ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  John Sayles
CAST:  LisaGay Hamilton  •  Yolonda Ross  •  Edward James Olmos  •  Héctor Elizondo

Filly Brown (2013) RT 45% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Jul 2013

“Majo” Tonorio, a.k.a. Filly Brown, is a raw, young Los Angeles hip-hop artist who spits from the heart. When a sleazy record producer offers her a crack at rap stardom, Majo ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Youssef Delara  •  Michael D. Olmos
CAST:  Resmine Atis  •  Baby Bash  •  David Bianchi  •  Jorge Diaz

I'm Still Here (2010) RT 53% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Nov 2010

I'm Still Here is a portrayal of a tumultuous year in the life of actor Joaquin Phoenix. With remarkable access, the documentary follows the Oscar-nominee as he announces his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Casey Affleck
CAST:  Joaquin Phoenix  •  Antony Langdon  •  Casey Affleck  •  Sean Combs

Recycled Life (2006) RT Audience 83%

The dramatic and touching story of thousands of adults, children, and generations of families who have been living and working in the largest and most toxic landfill in ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Leslie Iwerks
CAST:  Edward James Olmos




Splinter (2006) RT 43% / Audience 28%

DVD release: Sep 2007

A gang member, suffering from severe memory loss, searches for his brother's murderer. He secretly enlists the aid of the investigating Detective, while other members of his ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael D. Olmos
CAST:  Tom Sizemore  •  Edward James Olmos  •  Enrique Almeida  •  Noel Gugliemi

In the Time of the Butterflies (2001) RT Audience 77%

DVD release: May 2002

In the Time of the Butterflies is inspired by the true story of the three Mirabal sisters who, in 1960, were murdered for their part in an underground plot to overthrow the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance • Thriller • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Mariano Barroso
CAST:  Salma Hayek  •  Edward James Olmos  •  Mía Maestro  •  Demián Bichir

Steve Martini's The Judge (2001)

DVD release: Sep 2005

When a key witness in a case of corruption is killed in courts all suspicion falls on Judge Armando Acosta. Now the judge Madiani will defend his innocence.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Mick Garris
CAST:  Chris Noth  •  Edward James Olmos  •  Lolita Davidovich  •  Charles Durning

Gossip (2000) RT 28% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Oct 2000

On a beautiful college campus, something ugly is about to be spread around. A bit of gossip that was told is starting to take a frightening turn. Who could it have offended ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Davis Guggenheim
CAST:  Joshua Jackson  •  James Marsden  •  Kate Hudson  •  Lena Headey

The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit (1998) RT 80% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Mar 1999

Gomez is a middle-aged man who dreams of buying a gorgeous white suit in a nearby store, but doesn't have enough cash. He finds 4 more people of same size, who each give $20 ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Stuart Gordon
CAST:  Joe Mantegna  •  Esai Morales  •  Edward James Olmos  •  Clifton Collins, Jr.

Hollywood Confidential (1997) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: Apr 2000

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GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Edward James Olmos  •  Angela Alvarado  •  Rick Aiello

Selena (1997)

In this biographical drama, Selena Quintanilla is born into a musical Mexican-American family in Texas. Her father, Abraham, realizes that his young daughter is talented and ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Drama
DIRECTION:  Gregory Nava
CAST:  Jennifer Lopez  •  Edward James Olmos  •  Jon Seda  •  Rebecca Lee Meza