Search results for "Jonathan Banks"


48 Hrs. (1982)

A hard-nosed cop reluctantly teams up with a wise-cracking criminal temporarily paroled to him, in order to track down a killer.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Nick Nolte  •  Eddie Murphy  •  Annette O'Toole  •  Frank McRae

Airplane! (1980) RT 97% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Still craving for the love of his life, ex-Air Force pilot Ted Striker follows Elaine onto the flight that she is working on as cabin crew. Elaine doesn't want to be with Ted ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  David Zucker  •  Jim Abrahams  •  Jerry Zucker
CAST:  Robert Hays  •  Julie Hagerty  •  Kareem Abdul-Jabbar  •  Lloyd Bridges

Armed and Dangerous (1986)

Dooley, a cop wrongly sacked for corruption, teams up with a useless defence lawyer in their new careers... as security guards. When the two are made fall guys for a robbery ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Mark L. Lester
CAST:  John Candy  •  Eugene Levy  •  Robert Loggia  •  Meg Ryan

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

Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles (2001) RT 11% / Audience 25%

DVD release: Sep 2001

After settling in the tiny Australian town of Walkabout Creek with his significant other and his young son, Mick "Crocodile" Dundee is thrown for a loop when a prestigious Los ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Simon Wincer
CAST:  Paul Hogan  •  Linda Kozlowski  •  Jere Burns  •  Jonathan Banks

Dark Blue (2002) RT 58% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Jun 2003

Set during the Rodney King riots, a robbery homicide investigation triggers a series of events that will cause a corrupt LAPD officer to question his tactics.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ron Shelton
CAST:  Kurt Russell  •  Scott Speedman  •  Michael Michele  •  Brendan Gleeson

Freejack (1992) RT 14% / Audience 25%

DVD release: Jun 2001

Time-traveling bounty hunters find a doomed race-car driver in the past and bring him to 2009 New York, where his mind will be replaced with that of a terminally ill billionaire.  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Geoff Murphy
CAST:  Emilio Estevez  •  Mick Jagger  •  Rene Russo  •  Anthony Hopkins

Gangster Wars (1981)

The film tells the story of three teenagers, based on real life gangsters Charles "Lucky" Luciano (Michael Nouri), Benjamin "Bugsy" Siegel (Joe Penny) and Michael Lasker ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime
DIRECTION:  Richard C. Sarafian
CAST:  Michael Nouri  •  Joe Penny  •  Brian Benben  •  Richard S. Castellano

Gremlins (1984) RT 85% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Jun 1999

When Billy Peltzer is given a strange but adorable pet named Gizmo for Christmas, he inadvertently breaks the three important rules of caring for a Mogwai, and unleashes a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Joe Dante
CAST:  Zach Galligan  •  Phoebe Cates  •  Hoyt Axton  •  Frances Lee McCain

Puff, Puff, Pass (2006) RT Audience 58%

DVD release: May 2006

Danny Masterson (TV's 'That '70s Show') leads a hilarious ensemble cast in a tale about two hapless stoners who get involved in a scheme to rip off a shady character named Mr. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Mekhi Phifer
CAST:  Ronnie Warner  •  Danny Masterson  •  Mekhi Phifer  •  Ashley Scott




The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (1984)

Adventurer/surgeon/rock musician Buckaroo Banzai and his band of men, the Hong Kong Cavaliers, take on evil alien invaders from the 8th dimension.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  W.D. Richter
CAST:  Peter Weller  •  John Lithgow  •  Ellen Barkin  •  Jeff Goldblum

The Fifth Missile (1986)

The crew of a Polaris submarine, on a training mission simulating an attack on Russia, is stricken by toxic poisoning. One of the poison's effects is to make its victims ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Larry Peerce
CAST:  Robert Conrad  •  David Soul  •  Sam Waterston  •  Richard Roundtree

The Rose (1979) RT 86% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Aug 2003

Midler is the rock-and-roll singer Mary Rose Foster (known as the Rose to her legions of fans), whose romantic relationships and mental health are continuously imperiled by ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mark Rydell
CAST:  Bette Midler  •  Alan Bates  •  Harry Dean Stanton  •  David Keith

Frances (1982) RT 67% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Mar 2000

The true story of Frances Farmer's meteoric rise to fame in Hollywood and the tragic turn her life took when she was blacklisted.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Graeme Clifford
CAST:  Jessica Lange  •  Kim Stanley  •  Sam Shepard  •  Bart Burns

Flipper (1996) RT 32% / Audience 34%

DVD release: Jan 2004

Sandy Ricks is sent by his mom to Coral Key, a rustic island in the Florida keys, to spend the summer with his uncle Porter Ricks. Sandy dislikes everything about his new ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family
DIRECTION:  Alan Shapiro
CAST:  Elijah Wood  •  Paul Hogan  •  Jonathan Banks  •  Jason Fuchs

The Girl in the Empty Grave (1977) RT Audience 100%

The police chief of a small town begins an investigation after a young woman, who was supposed to have died several months previously, shows up at the funeral of her parents, ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery
DIRECTION:  Lou Antonio
CAST:  Andy Griffith  •  Jonathan Banks  •  James Cromwell  •  Mitzi Hoag

Bullet (2014)

DVD release: Sep 2006

Danny Trejo plays 'Bullet' a tough cop who takes the law into his own hands when his grandson is kidnapped.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Nick Lyon
CAST:  Danny Trejo  •  Torsten Voges  •  Jonathan Banks  •  Kyle Villalovos

Authors Anonymous (2014) RT 7% / Audience 14%

DVD release: Jun 2014

When a dysfunctional group of unpublished writers accept Hannah into their fold, the last thing they expect is her overnight success. Can these lovable misfits achieve their ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ellie Kanner
CAST:  Kaley Cuoco  •  Chris Klein  •  Teri Polo  •  Dylan Walsh

Horrible Bosses 2 (2014) RT 34% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Feb 2015

Dale, Kurt and Nick decide to start their own business but things don't go as planned because of a slick investor, prompting the trio to pull off a harebrained and misguided ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Sean Anders
CAST:  Jason Sudeikis  •  Jason Bateman  •  Charlie Day  •  Chris Pine