Search results for "John Spencer"


Albino Alligator (1996) RT 44% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Sep 1999

Three petty thieves who the police believe to be major criminals are chased into a basement bar where they take five hostages including all the bar employees. The rest of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Kevin Spacey
CAST:  Matt Dillon  •  Faye Dunaway  •  Gary Sinise  •  William Fichtner

Ravenous (1999) RT 43% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Dec 2001

Upon receiving reports of missing persons at Fort Spencer, a remote Army outpost on the Western frontier, Capt. John Boyd investigates. After arriving at his new post, Boyd ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Antonia Bird
CAST:  Guy Pearce  •  Robert Carlyle  •  David Arquette  •  Jeremy Davies

The Negotiator (1998)

The police try to arrest expert hostage negotiator Danny Roman, who insists he's being framed for his partner's murder in what he believes is an elaborate conspiracy. Thinking ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  F. Gary Gray
CAST:  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Kevin Spacey  •  David Morse  •  Ron Rifkin

Twilight (1998) RT 59% / Audience 29%

DVD release: Oct 1998

A retired ex-cop and private detective gets mixed up in murder when he is asked to deliver blackmail money and walks into a 20 year old case involving the mysterious ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Benton
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Susan Sarandon  •  Gene Hackman  •  Reese Witherspoon

Cop Land (1997) RT 72% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Jul 2001

Freddy Heflin is the sheriff of a place everyone calls “Cop Land” — a small and seemingly peaceful town populated by the big city police officers he’s long admired. Yet ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  James Mangold
CAST:  Sylvester Stallone  •  Harvey Keitel  •  Ray Liotta  •  Robert De Niro

The Rock (1996) RT 66% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Dec 1997

A group of renegade marine commandos seizes a stockpile of chemical weapons and takes over Alcatraz, with 81 tourists as hostages. Their leader demands $100 million to be paid ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Bay
CAST:  Sean Connery  •  Nicolas Cage  •  Ed Harris  •  John Spencer

Forget Paris (1995) RT 50% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Jan 2000

Mickey Gordon is a basketball referee who travels to France to bury his father. Ellen Andrews is an American living in Paris who works for the airline he flies on. They meet ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Billy Crystal
CAST:  Billy Crystal  •  Debra Winger  •  Joe Mantegna  •  Cynthia Stevenson

Café Society (1997)

New York 1952. Mickey Jelke inherits a big sum of money and spends his nights in Manhattan, painting the city red. Night after night, he can be found in one Broadway bar or ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Raymond De Felitta
CAST:  Frank Whaley  •  Peter Gallagher  •  Lara Flynn Boyle  •  John Spencer

In the Arms of a Killer (1992)

A young detective falls in love with a witness in a murder case and suddenly becomes a suspect herself.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert L. Collins
CAST:  Jaclyn Smith  •  Michael Nouri  •  Nina Foch  •  John Spencer

Presumed Innocent (1990) RT 86% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Dec 1997

Life takes a nasty twist for D.A. Rusty Sabich when the woman he has been romantically involved with is murdered. He is assigned to investigate the case, but is soon charged ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alan J. Pakula
CAST:  Harrison Ford  •  Brian Dennehy  •  Raúl Juliá  •  Bonnie Bedelia




Black Rain (1989) RT 52% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Feb 1999

Two New York cops get involved in a gang war between members of the Yakuza, the Japanese Mafia. They arrest one of their killers and are ordered to escort him back to Japan. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ridley Scott
CAST:  Michael Douglas  •  Andy García  •  Kate Capshaw  •  Shigeru Kôyama

Sea of Love (1989) RT 77% / Audience 66%

DVD release: May 1998

Seen-it-all New York detective Frank Keller is unsettled - he has done twenty years on the force and could retire, and he hasn't come to terms with his wife leaving him for a ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Harold Becker
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Ellen Barkin  •  John Goodman  •  Michael Rooker

Far from Home (1989) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Jun 2001

Charlie Cox should have stopped for gas in California. While he's on a cross-country trip with his teenage daughter, Joleen, his car hits empty in a creepy town in Nevada. ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Meiert Avis
CAST:  Matt Frewer  •  Drew Barrymore  •  Richard Masur  •  Karen Austin

Hiding Out (1987) RT 33% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Oct 2001

A very successful stock broker is called to court to testify against a mob boss who was into some inside trading. Andrew Morenski must become Max Hauser and go back to high ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Drama • Family • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Bob Giraldi
CAST:  Jon Cryer  •  Keith Coogan  •  Annabeth Gish  •  Tim Quill

Key Exchange (1985) RT 50% / Audience 20%

A young woman wants to get her boyfriend to commit to her, but the most she can get him to do is exchange apartment keys.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Barnet Kellman
CAST:  Ben Masters  •  Brooke Adams  •  Daniel Stern  •  Tony Roberts

WarGames (1983)

High School student David Lightman (Matthew Broderick) has a talent for hacking. But while trying to hack into a computer system to play unreleased video games, he unwittingly ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Badham
CAST:  Matthew Broderick  •  Dabney Coleman  •  Ally Sheedy  •  John Wood

Living Nightmare (1983)

DVD release: Aug 2006

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GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Arthur Allan Seidelman
CAST:  Richard Alfieri  •  Gale Sondergaard  •  Ruth Roman  •  Nathalie Nell