Search results for "John Ashton"


Gone Baby Gone (2007) RT 94% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Feb 2008

Two Boston area detectives investigate a little girl's kidnapping, which ultimately turns into a crisis both professionally and personally. Based on the Dennis Lehane novel.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ben Affleck
CAST:  Casey Affleck  •  Michelle Monaghan  •  Morgan Freeman  •  Ed Harris

Escape from Alaska (1999)

DVD release: Apr 2002

A helicopter pilot work with a husband and his wife in the frozen North tagging foxes for the Environmental Protection Agency. When an avalanche hits the group, the husband is ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Steve Kroschel
CAST:  Thomas Ian Griffith  •  Caroleen Feeney  •  R. Lee Ermey  •  C. Thomas Howell

The Day Lincoln Was Shot (1998) RT Audience 55%

DVD release: May 2011

A dramatization of the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. Based on the book by Jim Bishop.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  John Gray
CAST:  Rob Morrow  •  Lance Henriksen  •  Donna Murphy  •  Jean Louisa Kelly

Meet the Deedles (1998) RT 4% / Audience 37%

Two surfers end up as Yellowstone park rangers and have to stop a former ranger who is out for revenge.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Steve Boyum
CAST:  Paul Walker  •  John Ashton  •  Dennis Hopper  •  Eric Braeden

The Shooter (1995)

A CIA agent gets caught up in political intrigue after he gets brought in to solve the murder of a Cuban ambassador.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ted Kotcheff
CAST:  Dolph Lundgren  •  Maruschka Detmers  •  Assumpta Serna  •  Gavin O'Herlihy

Trapped in Paradise (1994) RT 10% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Jun 2004

The Firpo Brothers can get away with anything. They just can't get away!  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  George Gallo
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Jon Lovitz  •  Dana Carvey  •  Mädchen Amick

Little Big League (1994) RT 33% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Sep 2002

The Chairman of the Minnesota Twins passes away and in his will, leaves his grandson, Billy Heywood, ownership of the team. Billy appoints himself the new manager. But will ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Andrew Scheinman
CAST:  Luke Edwards  •  Timothy Busfield  •  John Ashton  •  Dennis Farina

The Tommyknockers (1993) RT 8% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Jul 2000

The small town of Haven becomes a hot-bed of inventions all run by a strange green power device. The whole town is digging something up in the woods, and only an alcoholic ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  John Power
CAST:  Jimmy Smits  •  Marg Helgenberger  •  John Ashton  •  Allyce Beasley

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

She's Having a Baby (1988) RT 34% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Nov 2000

Jake and Kristy Briggs are newlyweds. Being young, they are perhaps a bit unprepared for the full reality of marriage and all that it (and their parents) expect from them. Do ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Hughes
CAST:  Kevin Bacon  •  Elizabeth McGovern  •  Alec Baldwin  •  William Windom




Beverly Hills Cop II (1987) RT 46% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Jan 2002

Axel Foley is back and as funny as ever in this fast-paced sequel to the original smash hit. This time, the Detroit cop heads for the land of sunshine and palm trees to find ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Tony Scott
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Judge Reinhold  •  John Ashton  •  Jürgen Prochnow

Some Kind of Wonderful (1987) RT 80% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Aug 2002

A young tomboy, Watts, finds her feelings for her best friend, Keith, run deeper than just friendship when he gets a date with the most popular girl in school.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Howard Deutch
CAST:  Eric Stoltz  •  Mary Stuart Masterson  •  Lea Thompson  •  Chynna Phillips

King Kong Lives (1986) RT Audience 15%

DVD release: Sep 2004

Kong falls from the twin towers and he appears to be alive!  (more)

GENRES: Action • Horror
DIRECTION:  John Guillermin  •  Charles McCracken
CAST:  Linda Hamilton  •  Brian Kerwin  •  John Ashton  •  Peter Elliott

The Deliberate Stranger (1986) RT Audience 72%

DVD release: Mar 1993

Based on a true story, this film depicts the life of Theodore Robert Bundy, the serial killer. In 1974, after having murdered several young women, he leaves Seattle for Utah, ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Marvin J. Chomsky
CAST:  Mark Harmon  •  Frederic Forrest  •  George Grizzard  •  Ben Masters

Beverly Hills Cop (1984) RT 83% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jan 2002

Tough-talking Detroit cop Axel Foley heads to the rarified world of Beverly Hills in his beat-up Chevy Nova to investigate a friend's murder. But soon, he realizes he's ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Martin Brest
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Judge Reinhold  •  John Ashton  •  Lisa Eilbacher

Borderline (1980) RT Audience 29%

Jeb Maynard is a patrolman guarding the U.S.-Mexican border, whose partner and buddy Scooter has just been murdered. Maynard knows that a smuggler of illegal aliens is ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jerrold Freedman
CAST:  Charles Bronson  •  Bruno Kirby  •  Bert Remsen  •  Michael Lerner

Breaking Away (1979)

Dave, nineteen, has just graduated high school, with his 3 friends, The comical Cyril, the warm hearted but short-tempered Moocher, and the athletic, spiteful but good-hearted ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Peter Yates
CAST:  Dennis Quaid  •  Daniel Stern  •  Jackie Earle Haley  •  Dennis Christopher