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

Jane Doe: Eye of the Beholder (2008)

Cathy and Frank partner with a beautiful insurance investigator to recover a stolen masterpiece. Frank is smitten with her, even though it becomes more apparent she may be the ...  (more)

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

The Year of Spectacular Men (2017)

In the year after graduating college, Izzy struggles to navigate the seemingly incessant failures of adulthood, the reality of a substandard dating pool and a debilitating ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Lea Thompson
CAST:  Madelyn Deutch  •  Zoey Deutch  •  Lea Thompson  •  Melissa Bolona

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

Jaws 3-D (1983)

This third film in the series follows a group of marine biologists attempting to capture a young great white shark that has wandered into Florida's Sea World Park. However, ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joe Alves
CAST:  Dennis Quaid  •  Bess Armstrong  •  Simon MacCorkindale  •  Louis Gossett, Jr.

Red Dawn (1984) RT 53% / Audience 65%

DVD release: May 2001

It is the dawn of World War III. In mid-western America, a group of teenagers band together to defend their town, and their country, from invading Soviet forces.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  John Milius
CAST:  Patrick Swayze  •  C. Thomas Howell  •  Lea Thompson  •  Darren Dalton

The Beverly Hillbillies (1993) RT 23% / Audience 32%

DVD release: Jan 2002

Jed Clampett and kin move from Arkansas to Beverly Hills when he becomes a billionaire, after an oil strike. The country folk are very naive with regard to life in the big ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Penelope Spheeris
CAST:  Jim Varney  •  Diedrich Bader  •  Erika Eleniak  •  Cloris Leachman




The Little Rascals (1994) RT 25% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Feb 1999

Spanky, Alfalfa, Buckwheat, and the other characters made famous in the Our Gang shorts of the 1920s and 1930s are brought back to life in this nostalgic children's comedy. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Romance
DIRECTION:  Penelope Spheeris
CAST:  Travis Tedford  •  Kevin Jamal Woods  •  Jordan Warkol  •  Zachary Mabry

SpaceCamp (1986)

Andie Bergstrom, an astronaut eagerly awaiting her first trip to space, runs a summer camp for teenagers with her NASA-employed husband, Zach. One night during an engine test, ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family
DIRECTION:  Harry Winer
CAST:  Kate Capshaw  •  Lea Thompson  •  Kelly Preston  •  Larry B. Scott

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

Dennis the Menace (1993) RT 23% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Jan 2003

Mr. Wilson's ever-present annoyance comes in the form of one mischievous kid named Dennis. But he'll need Dennis's tricks to uncover a collection of gold coins that go missing ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Nick Castle
CAST:  Walter Matthau  •  Mason Gamble  •  Joan Plowright  •  Christopher Lloyd

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 Unknown Cyclist (1998) RT Audience 22%

A man's dying wish is for the people in his life to participate in a 450-mile charity bicycle ride through Northern California.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Bernard Salzmann
CAST:  Danny Nucci  •  Vincent Spano  •  Stephen Spinella  •  Michael J. Pollard

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

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

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

Milius (2013) RT 94% / Audience 88%

The life story of ‘Zen Anarchist’ filmmaker John Milius, one of the most influential storytellers of his generation.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Joey Figueroa  •  Zak Knutson
CAST:  John Milius  •  Steven Spielberg  •  George Lucas  •  Harrison Ford