Search results for "Lane Smith"

Air America (1990)

Air America was the CIA's private airline operating in Laos during the Vietnam War, running anything and everything from soldiers to foodstuffs for local villagers. After ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Roger Spottiswoode
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Nancy Travis  •  Ken Jenkins

Network (1976)

A TV network cynically exploits a deranged ex-TV anchor's ravings and revelations about the media for their own profit.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sidney Lumet
CAST:  Faye Dunaway  •  William Holden  •  Peter Finch  •  Robert Duvall

The Scout (1994) RT 22% / Audience 21%

DVD release: Oct 2001

When his star recruit botches a Major League Baseball debut, humiliated talent scout Al Percolo (Albert Brooks) gets banished to rural Mexico, where he finds a potential gold ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael Ritchie
CAST:  Brendan Fraser  •  Albert Brooks  •  Dianne Wiest  •  Anne Twomey

Son in Law (1993)

Country girl Rebecca has spent most of her life on a farm in South Dakota, and, when she goes away to college in Los Angeles, Rebecca immediately feels out of place in the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Steve Rash
CAST:  Pauly Shore  •  Carla Gugino  •  Lane Smith  •  Tiffani Thiessen

The Distinguished Gentleman (1992) RT 13% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Nov 1999

A Florida con man uses the passing of the long time Congressman from his district who he just happens to share a name with, to get elected to his version of paradise, Congress ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Lynn
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Lane Smith  •  Sheryl Lee Ralph  •  Joe Don Baker

The Mighty Ducks (1992) RT 15% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Apr 2000

After reckless young lawyer Gordon Bombay gets arrested for drunk driving, he must coach a kids hockey team for his community service. Gordon has experience on the ice, but ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Stephen Herek
CAST:  Emilio Estevez  •  Joss Ackland  •  Lane Smith  •  Heidi Kling

My Cousin Vinny (1992) RT 85% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Two carefree pals traveling through Alabama are mistakenly arrested, and charged with murder. Fortunately, one of them has a cousin who's a lawyer - Vincent Gambini, a former ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Lynn
CAST:  Joe Pesci  •  Ralph Macchio  •  Marisa Tomei  •  Mitchell Whitfield

Prison (1988) RT 40% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Feb 2013

The spirit of a long-dead prisoner returns for revenge, haunting the prison's new governor.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Renny Harlin
CAST:  Viggo Mortensen  •  Chelsea Field  •  Lane Smith  •  Lincoln Kilpatrick

Dark Night of the Scarecrow (1981) RT 50% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Oct 1986

A retarded man is unjustly accused of attacking a young girl. Disguised as a scarecrow, he hides in a cornfield, only to be hunted down and shot. Later, after it is revealed ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Frank De Felitta
CAST:  Larry Drake  •  Charles Durning  •  Robert F. Lyons  •  Claude Earl Jones

Man on a Swing (1974)

DVD release: Sep 2012

A small-town police chief investigating a murder is offered help by a self-described psychic. However, when the chief discovers that the "psychic" is in possession of ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Frank Perry
CAST:  Cliff Robertson  •  Joel Grey  •  Dorothy Tristan  •  Elizabeth Wilson

From the Earth to the Moon (1998) RT 43% / Audience 43%

Tom Hanks, Imagine Entertainment and HBO present From the Earth to the Moon, the dramatic story of the unforgettable Apollo missions and their heroic astronauts, from ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael Grossman
CAST:  Tom Hanks  •  Nick Searcy  •  Lane Smith  •  David Andrews

The Displaced Person (1977)

A conscientious but driven Polish refugee disrupts the hierarchy of power on a Georgia farm in the 1940s.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Glenn A. Jordan
CAST:  Dina Herrington  •  John Houseman  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Robert Earl Jones

On the Yard (1978)

A con artist who's new to a tough penitentiary doesn't make many friends, but he quickly learns how the system works.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Raphael D. Silver
CAST:  John Heard  •  Thomas G. Waites  •  Mike Kellin  •  Richard Bright

A Death in Canaan (1978)

When a teenager is accused of his mother's murder, the community of Canaan rallies to his defense. |  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Tony Richardson
CAST:  Stefanie Powers  •  Paul Clemens  •  Tom Atkins  •  Jacqueline Brooks

False Arrest (1991) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Jan 1993

A luxury home, a handsome husband and terrific children. But it all comes crashing down when she is accused of being a mastermind behind a brutal triple-homicide and is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bill L. Norton
CAST:  Donna Mills  •  Steven Bauer  •  Robert Wagner  •  Lane Smith

The Final Days (1989) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: Mar 1996

The Final Days concerns itself with the final months of the Richard Nixon presidency.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Richard Pearce
CAST:  Lane Smith  •  Richard Kiley  •  David Ogden Stiers  •  Ed Flanders

Bridge Across Time (1985) RT Audience 100%

London Bridge, London, England, 1888. Jack the Ripper dies in the Thames river. London Bridge, Lake Havasu, Arizona, 1985. The last original stone used to rebuild the London ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  E.W. Swackhamer
CAST:  David Hasselhoff  •  Stepfanie Kramer  •  Adrienne Barbeau  •  Clu Gulager

Blue Collar (1978) RT 100% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Feb 2000

Fed up with mistreatment at the hands of both management and union brass, and coupled with financial hardships on each man's end, three auto assembly line workers hatch a plan ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Paul Schrader
CAST:  Richard Pryor  •  Harvey Keitel  •  Yaphet Kotto  •  Ed Begley, Jr.

The Georgia Peaches (1980)

Two sisters & their moonshinerunning boyfriend outwit the Dragon Lady of the Southern crime belt in this comedy car chase / action-packed undercover investigation story.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Daniel Haller
CAST:  Dirk Benedict  •  Sandra Dorsey  •  Burton Gilliam  •  David Hayward