Search results for "Joe Pantoliano"


Midnight Run (1988)

An accountant embezzles $15 million of mob money, jumps bail and is chased by bounty hunters, the FBI, and the Mafia.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Martin Brest
CAST:  Robert De Niro  •  Charles Grodin  •  Yaphet Kotto  •  John Ashton

The In Crowd (1988) RT Audience 71%

A young man of the rock and roll generation is in his senior year of high school. When one day he successfully gets on a popular teen dance television show he becomes a star. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mark Rosenthal
CAST:  Donovan Leitch, Jr.  •  Joe Pantoliano  •  Jennifer Runyon  •  Bruce Kirby

La Bamba (1987)

Biographical story of the rise from nowhere of singer Ritchie Valens whose life was cut short by a plane crash.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Luis Valdez
CAST:  Lou Diamond Phillips  •  Danielle von Zerneck  •  Elizabeth Peña  •  Rosanna DeSoto

Running Scared (1986) RT 60% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Oct 2001

Two street-wise Chicago cops have to shake off some rust after returning from a Key West vacation to pursue a drug dealer that nearly killed them in the past.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter Hyams
CAST:  Gregory Hines  •  Billy Crystal  •  Steven Bauer  •  Darlanne Fluegel

Eddie and the Cruisers (1983) RT 33% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Sep 2001

Michael Paré stars as Eddie Wilson of the rock band Eddie and Cruisers. The band is at the height of their career in the 1960s when front man Eddie drives his car off a bridge ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Martin Davidson
CAST:  Tom Berenger  •  Michael Paré  •  Joe Pantoliano  •  Ellen Barkin

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  •  Joe Pantoliano  •  Richard Masur

Monsignor (1982) RT Audience 17%

DVD release: Jan 2012

The vows of an ambitious young American priest are tested during World War II. Not only does Father John Flaherty get involved with the black market to raise money for the ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Frank Perry
CAST:  Christopher Reeve  •  Geneviève Bujold  •  Fernando Rey  •  Jason Miller

The Idolmaker (1980) RT 88% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Based on the life of rock promoter/producer Bob Marucci, who discovered, among others, Frankie Avalon and Fabian.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Taylor Hackford
CAST:  Ray Sharkey  •  Peter Gallagher  •  Joe Pantoliano  •  Paul Land

From Here to Eternity (1979) RT 92% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Oct 2001

Soapy look at events of Pearl Harbor just previous to the Japanese attack.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Buzz Kulik
CAST:  Natalie Wood  •  Joe Pantoliano  •  William Devane  •  Kim Basinger

Backstreet Dreams (1990) RT Audience 40%

DVD release: Feb 1991

Backstreet Dreams is the story of a man, who has a disturbed child. He and his wife take their son to a clinic, where he is diagnosed by a talented psychologist (Stevie), as ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jason O'Malley  •  Rupert Hitzig
CAST:  Jason O'Malley  •  Brooke Shields  •  Anthony Franciosa  •  Burt Young




Empire of the Sun (1987) RT 83% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Nov 2001

The story of young English boy who lives with his parents in Shanghai during World War II. After the Pearl Harbor attack, the Japanese occupy the Shanghai International ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Christian Bale  •  John Malkovich  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Nigel Havers

The Job (2009) RT Audience 12%

DVD release: Jul 2010

A guy looking to find employment and marry the love of his life, gets in over his head when a fast-talking temp agent lands him a job.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Shem Bitterman
CAST:  Patrick Flueger  •  Ron Perlman  •  Taryn Manning  •  Joe Pantoliano

New Blood (2000) RT Audience 7%

DVD release: Jun 2004

One morning, the cops find eight dead bodies, gunshot victims, near a farmhouse. They also find a wounded man who tells the story of what happened. He is Alan White, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Hurst
CAST:  Carrie-Anne Moss  •  John Hurt  •  Joe Pantoliano  •  Nick Moran

The Identical (2014) RT 6% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Jan 2015

During the Great Depression, identical twins are separated at birth. One, Drexel Hemsley becomes a wildly successful '50s rock star, while the other, Ryan Wade, struggles to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Dustin Marcellino
CAST:  Ashley Judd  •  Ray Liotta  •  Amanda Crew  •  Seth Green

The Final Terror (1983)

A group of friends and their girlfriends head out for what is expected to be a vacation of hiking, camping and a good time, but when a backwoods mama finds them on her turf, ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Andrew Davis
CAST:  John Friedrich  •  Adrian Zmed  •  Daryl Hannah  •  Ernest Harden Jr.

The Life Before This (1999) RT 80% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Apr 2001

Several innocent persons are hurt after two robbers, fleeing from the police, run into a neighborhood cafe.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jerry Ciccoritti
CAST:  Catherine O'Hara  •  Joe Pantoliano  •  Sarah Polley  •  Stephen Rea

Me and the Kid (1993) RT Audience 13%

DVD release: Mar 1994

A lonely and emotionally neglected rich kid forms an attachment to one of the men who kidnap him during a botched robbery of his father's safe.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Dan Curtis
CAST:  Danny Aiello  •  Alex Zuckerman  •  Joe Pantoliano  •  Cathy Moriarty

Hoods (1998)

DVD release: Dec 1999

Angelo, together with a group of five other people, is ordered by his father, an Italian mobster, to kill the son of an enemy of his, who has destroyed one of his buildings ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Mark Malone
CAST:  Vincent Berry  •  Jay Brazeau  •  Joe Mantegna  •  Kevin Pollak

The Last Word (1995)

DVD release: Nov 1995

A journalist with solid mob connections falls for a stripper with a dark past.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tony Spiridakis
CAST:  Timothy Hutton  •  Joe Pantoliano  •  Michelle Burke  •  Chazz Palminteri