Search results for "Lea Thompson"


The Harder They Fall (2006) RT 100% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Jan 2003

Jane must get to the truth when a breakfast cereal magnate takes a tragic spill from his private yacht and drowns.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Lea Thompson
CAST:  Lea Thompson  •  Joe Penny  •  William R. Moses  •  Jessy Schram

All the Right Moves (1983) RT 53% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Mar 2002

Sensitive study of a headstrong high school football star who dreams of getting out of his small Western Pennsylvania steel town with a football scholarship. His equally ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Chapman
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Craig T. Nelson  •  Lea Thompson  •  Charles Cioffi

Back to the Future (1985) RT 96% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Dec 2002

Eighties teenager Marty McFly is accidentally sent back in time to 1955, inadvertently disrupting his parents' first meeting and attracting his mother's romantic interest. ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Robert Zemeckis
CAST:  Michael J. Fox  •  Christopher Lloyd  •  Lea Thompson  •  Crispin Glover

Back to the Future Part II (1989) RT 63% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Dec 2002

Marty and Doc are at it again in this wacky sequel to the 1985 blockbuster as the time-traveling duo head to 2015 to nip some McFly family woes in the bud. But things go awry ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Robert Zemeckis
CAST:  Michael J. Fox  •  Christopher Lloyd  •  Lea Thompson  •  Elisabeth Shue

Back to the Future Part III (1990) RT 74% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Dec 2002

The final installment of the Back to the Future trilogy finds Marty digging the trusty DeLorean out of a mineshaft and looking up Doc in the Wild West of 1885. But when their ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Robert Zemeckis
CAST:  Michael J. Fox  •  Christopher Lloyd  •  Mary Steenburgen  •  Thomas F. Wilson

Left Behind (2014) RT 2% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Jan 2015

A small group of survivors are left behind after millions of people suddenly vanish during the rapture and the world is plunged into chaos and destruction.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Vic Armstrong
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Chad Michael Murray  •  Lea Thompson  •  Nicky Whelan

Ping Pong Summer (2014) RT 58% / Audience 30%

DVD release: Aug 2014

In 1985 a summer vacation in Ocean City, Md., changes the life of a shy white teen who's obsessed with table tennis and hip-hop music.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Michael Tully
CAST:  Susan Sarandon  •  John Hannah  •  Lea Thompson  •  Amy Sedaris

Call Me Crazy: A Five Film (2013) RT Audience 66%

DVD release: May 2014

A psychotherapist helps a law student cope with schizophrenia in one of five interconnected tales dealing with mental illness.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Bonnie Hunt  •  Laura Dern  •  Ashley Judd  •  Bryce Dallas Howard  •  Sharon Maguire
CAST:  Brittany Snow  •  Jennifer Hudson  •  Melissa Leo  •  Mitch Rouse

Bound by Flesh (2012) RT 93% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Oct 2014

Conjoined twins Daisy and Violet Hilton were once the cream of the sideshow crop. Taught to sing and dance at an early age, the winsome duo ascended through the early ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Leslie Zemeckis
CAST:  Lea Thompson  •  Nancy Allen  •  Tim Stack  •  Blake Boyd

J. Edgar (2011)

As the face of law enforcement in America for almost 50 years, J. Edgar Hoover was feared and admired, reviled and revered. But behind closed doors, he held secrets that would ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Clint Eastwood
CAST:  Leonardo DiCaprio  •  Geoff Pierson  •  Naomi Watts  •  Josh Hamilton




The Cabin (2011)

A pair of single parents, who have each brought their children to a remote Scottish resort for an annual family-and-games event, are accidentally booked into the same cabin. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Brian Trenchard-Smith
CAST:  Lea Thompson  •  Steven Brand  •  Alice Felgate  •  Bel Powley

Mayor Cupcake (2011) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Jul 2011

A hard-working cupcake maker is inadvertently elected mayor of a small town burdened with debt. Uneducated, she relies on her street smarts to clean up the town.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Alex Pires
CAST:  Lea Thompson  •  Judd Nelson  •  Zoey Deutch  •  Madelyn Deutch

The Convincer (2011)

A salesman's search for a rare musical instrument sets off a series of dramatic consequences.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jill Sprecher
CAST:  Greg Kinnear  •  Lea Thompson  •  Billy Crudup  •  Alan Arkin

The Trouble with the Truth (2011) RT 94% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Jun 2014

Musician and starving artist Robert reconsiders his own failed marriage to Emily after his daughter announces that she's engaged.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jim Hemphill
CAST:  Lea Thompson  •  John Shea  •  Danielle Harris  •  Keri Lynn Pratt

Adventures of a Teenage Dragonslayer (2010) RT 60% / Audience 16%

DVD release: Mar 2011

Arthur unwittingly discovers the secret to stopping an evil dragon who threatens to destroy all civilization.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Andrew Lauer
CAST:  Amy Pietz  •  Eric Lutes  •  Hunter Allan  •  Lea Thompson

Splinterheads (2009) RT 27% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Feb 2010

SPLINTERHEADS introduces Thomas Middleditch as Justin Frost, a twenty-something slacker whose “thing” is that he has no “thing” at all. When a small-time carnival rolls into ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Brant Sersen
CAST:  Thomas Middleditch  •  Rachael Taylor  •  Christopher McDonald  •  Lea Thompson

Rock Slyde (2010) RT Audience 34%

DVD release: Jun 2010

Between trying to get Judy Bee (Elaine Hendrix) back and tracking down a sexy client's stalker, droll Det. Rock Slyde (Patrick Warburton) has his hands full in this comedy ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Chris Dowling
CAST:  Patrick Warburton  •  Andy Dick  •  Rena Sofer  •  Elaine Hendrix

Exit Speed (2008) RT Audience 28%

DVD release: Jul 2011

On Christmas Eve, ten strangers board a bus traveling across Texas. Far out in the wilds they collide with a meth-addicted biker  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Scott Ziehl
CAST:  Desmond Harrington  •  Lea Thompson  •  Julie Mond  •  Alice Greczyn

Senior Skip Day (2008) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: May 2008

Adam Harris, a semi-lame senior, is head over heels in love with Cara. Unfortunately she is the most popular girl in school. On the one day of the year that he could actually ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Nick Weiss
CAST:  Larry Miller  •  Gary Lundy  •  Tara Reid  •  Lea Thompson

Final Approach (2007) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Apr 2008

FBI hostage rescue team leader Jack Bender has been sacked for not being a team player, and months later he finds himself in the ultimate hostage nightmare: stuck aboard a ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Armand Mastroianni
CAST:  Dean Cain  •  Anthony Michael Hall  •  Ernie Hudson  •  Sunny Mabrey