Search results for "Hal Holbrook"


Wall Street (1987) RT 78% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Nov 2000

A young and impatient stockbroker is willing to do anything to get to the top, including trading on illegal inside information taken through a ruthless and greedy corporate ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Oliver Stone
CAST:  Charlie Sheen  •  Michael Douglas  •  Martin Sheen  •  Daryl Hannah

Into the Wild (2007) RT 82% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Mar 2008

Based on a true story. After graduating from Emory University in 1992, top student and athlete Christopher McCandless abandoned his possessions, gave his entire $24,000 ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Sean Penn
CAST:  Emile Hirsch  •  Marcia Gay Harden  •  William Hurt  •  Jena Malone

Lincoln (2012) RT 90% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Mar 2013

A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th President's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Daniel Day-Lewis  •  Sally Field  •  David Strathairn  •  Joseph Gordon-Levitt

All the President's Men (1976) RT 93% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Oct 1997

In the run-up to the 1972 elections, Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward covers what seems to be a minor break-in at the Democratic Party National headquarters. He is ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alan J. Pakula
CAST:  Dustin Hoffman  •  Robert Redford  •  Jack Warden  •  Martin Balsam

Capricorn One (1977) RT 61% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Mar 2000

In order to protect the reputation of the American space program, a team of scientists stages a phony Mars landing. Willingly participating in the deception are a trio of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter Hyams
CAST:  Elliott Gould  •  James Brolin  •  Brenda Vaccaro  •  Sam Waterston

Creepshow (1982) RT 69% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Inspired by the E.C. comics of the 1950s, George A. Romero and Stephen King bring five tales of terror to the screen.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Horror
DIRECTION:  George A. Romero
CAST:  Leslie Nielsen  •  Ed Harris  •  Hal Holbrook  •  Ted Danson

Hercules (1997) RT 83% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Nov 1999

Bestowed with superhuman strength, a young mortal named Hercules sets out to prove himself a hero in the eyes of his father, the great god Zeus. Along with his friends Pegasus ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ron Clements  •  John Musker
CAST:  Tate Donovan  •  Josh Keaton  •  Roger Bart  •  Danny DeVito

Julia (1977) RT 75% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Feb 2006

At the behest of an old and dear friend, playwright Lillian Hellman undertakes a dangerous mission to smuggle funds into Nazi Germany.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Fred Zinnemann
CAST:  Jane Fonda  •  Vanessa Redgrave  •  Jason Robards  •  Maximilian Schell

Magnum Force (1973) RT 81% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Nov 2001

"Dirty" Harry Callahan is a San Francisco Police Inspector on the trail of a group of rogue cops who have taken justice into their own hands. When shady characters are ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ted Post
CAST:  Clint Eastwood  •  Hal Holbrook  •  Mitchell Ryan  •  David Soul

Midway (1976) RT 54% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Oct 2000

This war drama depicts the U.S. and Japanese forces in the naval Battle of Midway, which became a turning point for Americans during World War II.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Edward Albert  •  Henry Fonda  •  James Coburn




The Firm (1993)

Mitch McDeere is a young man with a promising future in Law. About to sit his Bar exam, he is approached by 'The Firm' and made an offer he doesn't refuse. Seduced by the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sydney Pollack
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Jeanne Tripplehorn  •  Gene Hackman  •  Hal Holbrook

John Carpenter's The Fog (1980)

Strange things begin to occurs as a tiny California coastal town prepares to commemorate its centenary. Inanimate objects spring eerily to life; Rev. Malone stumbles upon a ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  John Carpenter
CAST:  Adrienne Barbeau  •  Jamie Lee Curtis  •  Janet Leigh  •  John Houseman

The Majestic (2001) RT 42% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Jun 2002

Set in 1951, a blacklisted Hollywood writer gets into a car accident, loses his memory and settles down in a small town where he is mistaken for a long-lost son.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Frank Darabont
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Martin Landau  •  Laurie Holden  •  David Ogden Stiers

The Star Chamber (1983) RT 71% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Feb 2005

Disgusted with criminals escaping the judicial system via technicalities, an idealistic young judge investigates an alternative method for punishing the guilty.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter Hyams
CAST:  Michael Douglas  •  Hal Holbrook  •  Yaphet Kotto  •  Sharon Gless

Waking the Dead (2000) RT 51% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Sep 2000

A congressional candidate questions his sanity after seeing the love of his life, presumed dead, suddenly emerge.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Keith Gordon
CAST:  Billy Crudup  •  Jennifer Connelly  •  Paul Hipp  •  Hal Holbrook

Wild in the Streets (1968) RT 65% / Audience 50%

Max Flatow is a precocious, social miscreant who has a way with home-made explosives. When he tires of these, he runs away from home only to emerge seven years later as Max ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Barry Shear
CAST:  Shelley Winters  •  Christopher Jones  •  Diane Varsi  •  Hal Holbrook

Men of Honor (2000) RT 41% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Apr 2001

Against formidable odds -- and an old-school diving instructor embittered by the U.S. Navy's new, less prejudicial policies -- Carl Brashear sets his sights on becoming the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  George Tillman, Jr.
CAST:  Robert De Niro  •  Cuba Gooding, Jr.  •  Charlize Theron  •  Aunjanue Ellis

Hush (1998)

Jackson and Helen are in love and about to have their first child when they move in with Jackson's mother, Martha, in order to take care of the family estate. But all is not ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Darby
CAST:  Jessica Lange  •  Gwyneth Paltrow  •  Johnathon Schaech  •  Nina Foch

Judas Kiss (1998) RT 43% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Oct 1999

The shooting of a U.S. senator's wife raises the stakes for kidnappers seeking a hefty ransom for a computer magnate.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sebastian Gutierrez
CAST:  Carla Gugino  •  Simon Baker  •  Emma Thompson  •  Alan Rickman

The Bachelor (1999) RT 9% / Audience 28%

DVD release: Apr 2000

Jimmie is seeing his single friends get married one by one. He isn't too worried until his girlfriend Anne catches the bouquet at his friend Marco's wedding. Suddenly, his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Gary Sinyor
CAST:  Chris O'Donnell  •  Renée Zellweger  •  Artie Lange  •  Hal Holbrook