Search results for "Elisabeth Shue"


Chasing Mavericks (2012) RT 31% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Feb 2013

Surfer Jay Moriarity sets out to ride the Northern California break known as Mavericks.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Curtis Hanson  •  Michael Apted
CAST:  Leven Rambin  •  Gerard Butler  •  Elisabeth Shue  •  Abigail Spencer

Mysterious Skin (2004) RT 85% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Oct 2005

A teenage hustler and a young man obsessed with alien abductions cross paths, together discovering a horrible, liberating truth.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Gregg Araki
CAST:  Joseph Gordon-Levitt  •  Brady Corbet  •  Michelle Trachtenberg  •  David Lee Smith

Adventures in Babysitting (1987) RT 77% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Jan 2000

When plans with her boyfriend fall through, high school senior Chris Parker ends up babysitting the Anderson kids, Brad and Sara. What should be a quiet night in, however, ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Chris Columbus
CAST:  Elisabeth Shue  •  Maia Brewton  •  Keith Coogan  •  Anthony Rapp

Back to the Future Part II (1989) RT 63% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Dec 2002

Marty and Doc are at it again in this wacky sequel to the 1985 blockbuster as the time-traveling duo head to 2015 to nip some McFly family woes in the bud. But things go awry ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Robert Zemeckis
CAST:  Michael J. Fox  •  Christopher Lloyd  •  Lea Thompson  •  Elisabeth Shue

Back to the Future Part III (1990) RT 74% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Dec 2002

The final installment of the Back to the Future trilogy finds Marty digging the trusty DeLorean out of a mineshaft and looking up Doc in the Wild West of 1885. But when their ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Robert Zemeckis
CAST:  Michael J. Fox  •  Christopher Lloyd  •  Mary Steenburgen  •  Thomas F. Wilson

Cocktail (1988) RT 5% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Aug 2002

After being discharged from the Army, Brian Flanagan moves back to Queens and takes a job in a bar run by Doug Coughlin, who teaches Brian the fine art of bar-tending. Brian ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Roger Donaldson
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Bryan Brown  •  Elisabeth Shue  •  Lisa Banes

Deconstructing Harry (1997) RT 71% / Audience 82%

DVD release: May 1998

This film tells the story of a successful writer called Harry Block, played by Allen himself, who draws inspiration from people he knows in real-life, and from events that ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Woody Allen  •  Kirstie Alley  •  Billy Crystal  •  Judy Davis

Dreamer (2005) RT Audience 100%

Ben Crane believes that a severely injured racehorse deserves another chance. He and his daughter Cale adopt the horse (in fact is a mare)and save it of being sacrificed by ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  John Gatins
CAST:  Kurt Russell  •  Dakota Fanning  •  Kris Kristofferson  •  Elisabeth Shue

Heart and Souls (1993) RT 55% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Nov 1998

A businessman is reunited with the four lost souls who were his guardian angels during childhood, all with a particular purpose to joining the afterlife.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy • Romance • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Ron Underwood
CAST:  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Charles Grodin  •  Kyra Sedgwick  •  Elisabeth Shue

Hide and Seek (2005) RT 13% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Jul 2005

At their new home in upstate New York, newly widowed psychologist David Callaway tries desperately to help his traumatized daughter Emily deal with her mother's death. But ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Polson
CAST:  Robert De Niro  •  Dakota Fanning  •  Famke Janssen  •  Elisabeth Shue




Hollow Man (2000) RT 27% / Audience 27%

DVD release: May 2001

Cocky researcher Sebastian Caine is working on a project to make living creatures invisible. He's so confident he's found the right formula that he tests it on himself and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Paul Verhoeven
CAST:  Elisabeth Shue  •  Kevin Bacon  •  Josh Brolin  •  Kim Dickens

Leaving Las Vegas (1995) RT 90% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Feb 1998

Ben Sanderson, an alcoholic Hollywood screenwriter who lost everything because of his drinking, arrives in Las Vegas to drink himself to death. There, he meets and forms an ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mike Figgis
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Elisabeth Shue  •  Julian Sands  •  Richard Lewis

Palmetto (1998) RT 38% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Aug 1998

A recently released ex-con gets involved in a fake kidnapping scheme that turns very real.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Volker Schlöndorff
CAST:  Woody Harrelson  •  Gina Gershon  •  Elisabeth Shue  •  Michael Rapaport

Soapdish (1991) RT 69% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Dec 2001

Celeste Talbert is the star of the long-running soap opera "The Sun Also Sets." With the show's ratings down, Celeste's ruthlessly ambitious co-star, Montana Moorehead, and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Hoffman
CAST:  Sally Field  •  Kevin Kline  •  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Cathy Moriarty

The Karate Kid (1984) RT 90% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Apr 1998

Hassled by the school bullies, Daniel LaRusso has his share of adolescent woes. Luckily, his apartment building houses a resident martial arts master: Kesuke Miyagi, who ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  John G. Avildsen
CAST:  Martin Kove  •  Ralph Macchio  •  Pat Morita  •  Randee Heller

The Saint (1997) RT 29% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Oct 1998

Ivan Tretiak, Russian Mafia boss who wants to create an oil crisis in Moscow and seize power as a result sends Simon Templar, great international criminal, to England to get a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Romance • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Phillip Noyce
CAST:  Val Kilmer  •  Elisabeth Shue  •  Rade Serbedzija  •  Henry Goodman

Twenty Bucks (1993)

A story about the life of a twenty dollar bill as it weaves in and out of the various lives of several people.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Keva Rosenfeld
CAST:  Linda Hunt  •  Brendan Fraser  •  Shohreh Aghdashloo  •  Melora Walters

Link (1986) RT 17% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Aug 2001

A zoology student must try to out smart a murderous and super-intelligent orangutan.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Franklin
CAST:  Elisabeth Shue  •  Terence Stamp  •  Steven Pinner  •  Richard Garnett

Molly (1999) RT 14% / Audience 54%

DVD release: May 2001

Molly McKay is a profoundly autistic twenty-something woman who has lived in an institution from a young age following her parents' death in a car accident. When the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Duigan
CAST:  Elisabeth Shue  •  Aaron Eckhart  •  Jill Hennessy  •  Thomas Jane

Janie Jones (2010) RT 53% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Jan 2012

A young girl who has been abandoned by her former-groupie mother informs a fading rock star that she is his daughter.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  David M. Rosenthal
CAST:  Abigail Breslin  •  Alessandro Nivola  •  Elisabeth Shue  •  Peter Stormare