Search results for "Michael J. Pollard"


Scrooged (1988) RT 68% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Nov 1999

In this modern take on Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol," Frank Cross (Bill Murray) is a wildly successful television executive whose cold ambition and curmudgeonly nature ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Richard Donner
CAST:  Bill Murray  •  Karen Allen  •  John Glover  •  John Forsythe

American Gothic (1987) RT Audience 52%

When six friends fly off on a weekend getaway and are suddenly plagued by engine trouble, they're forced to land on a remote island. Looking for shelter, they're grateful to ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  John Hough
CAST:  Rod Steiger  •  Yvonne De Carlo  •  Michael J. Pollard  •  Fiona Hutchison

Arizona Dream (1992) RT 87% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Mar 1995

An Innuit hunter races his sled home with a fresh-caught halibut. This fish pervades the entire film, in real and imaginary form. Meanwhile, Axel tags fish in New York as a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Emir Kusturica
CAST:  Johnny Depp  •  Jerry Lewis  •  Faye Dunaway  •  Lili Taylor

Bonnie and Clyde (1967) RT 88% / Audience 88%

DVD release: May 2008

Bonnie and Clyde is based on the true stories of the gangster pair Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow who in the 1930s began robbing banks in U.S. cities until they were ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Arthur Penn
CAST:  Warren Beatty  •  Faye Dunaway  •  Michael J. Pollard  •  Gene Wilder

Dick Tracy (1990) RT 64% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Apr 2002

The comic strip detective finds his life vastly complicated when Breathless Mahoney makes advances towards him while he is trying to battle Big Boy Caprice's united mob.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Warren Beatty
CAST:  Warren Beatty  •  Al Pacino  •  Madonna  •  Charlie Korsmo

Four of the Apocalypse (1975) RT Audience 57%

DVD release: Feb 2004

Four petty criminals, three men and a woman, wander through the trackless terrain of the Wild West Utah and are hounded by a sadistic bandit.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Western
DIRECTION:  Lucio Fulci
CAST:  Fabio Testi  •  Lynne Frederick  •  Michael J. Pollard  •  Harry Baird

Hannibal Brooks (1969) RT Audience 87%

A POW in World War II is put to work in a Munich zoo, looking after an Asian elephant. The zoo is bombed by the Americans and the director of the zoo decides it is not safe ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • War
DIRECTION:  Michael Winner
CAST:  Oliver Reed  •  Michael J. Pollard  •  Wolfgang Preiss  •  Karin Baal

House of 1000 Corpses (2003) RT 19% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Aug 2003

Two teenage couples traveling across the backwoods of Texas searching for urban legends of serial killers end up as prisoners of a bizarre and sadistic backwater family of ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Rob Zombie
CAST:  Tom Towles  •  Sid Haig  •  Bill Moseley  •  Sheri Moon Zombie

Mad Dog Time (1996) RT 17% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Mar 2004

With his boss in the madhouse, a mobster is temporary boss of the criminal empire just as vicious rivals threaten the control of the empire.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Larry Bishop
CAST:  Richard Dreyfuss  •  Ellen Barkin  •  Jeff Goldblum  •  Gabriel Byrne

Melvin and Howard (1980) RT 94% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Oct 1999

The story of hard-luck Melvin Dummar, who claimed to have received a will naming him an heir to the fortune of Howard Hughes.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Demme
CAST:  Jason Robards  •  Paul Le Mat  •  Elizabeth Cheshire  •  Mary Steenburgen




Motorama (1991) RT 60% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Dec 2001

A ten year old boy gets tired of life with abusive parents and cashes in his piggy bank and steals a Mustang. He rides off into a surreal America playing "Motorama," a game ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Barry Shils
CAST:  Jordan Christopher Michael  •  Martha Quinn  •  Michael Naegel  •  Susan Tyrrell

Roxanne (1987) RT 88% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Jul 2000

Based on the play "Cyrano de Bergerac", large nosed C.D. Bales falls for the beautiful Roxanne while she falls for his personality but another man's looks.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Fred Schepisi
CAST:  Steve Martin  •  Daryl Hannah  •  Rick Rossovich  •  Shelley Duvall

Sleepaway Camp 3 (1989)

Psychotic Angela is itching to do what she does best: slaughter dozens of teenage campers. As luck would have it, the previous site of her murders has been renamed and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Michael A. Simpson
CAST:  Pamela Springsteen  •  Tracy Griffith  •  Michael J. Pollard  •  Mark Oliver

Summer Magic (1963) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: May 2005

Disney musical about Mother Carey, a Bostonian widow and her three children who move to Maine. Postmaster Osh Popham helps them move into a run-down old house and fixes it up ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Music
DIRECTION:  James Neilson
CAST:  Hayley Mills  •  Dorothy McGuire  •  Burl Ives  •  Deborah Walley

The Wild Angels (1966) RT 58% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Feb 2001

Peter Fonda plays 'Heavenly Blues', the leader of Hell's Angels chapter from Venice, California while Bruce Dern plays 'Loser', his best pal. When they both botch their ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Roger Corman
CAST:  Peter Fonda  •  Nancy Sinatra  •  Bruce Dern  •  Diane Ladd

Tango & Cash (1989) RT 33% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Sep 1997

Ray Tango and Gabriel Cash are narcotics detectives who, while both being extremely successful, can't stand each other. Crime Lord Yves Perret, furious at the loss of income ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Andrei Konchalovsky  •  Albert Magnoli
CAST:  Sylvester Stallone  •  Kurt Russell  •  Teri Hatcher  •  Jack Palance

Split Second (1992) RT Audience 57%

DVD release: Mar 2002

In a futuristic London, the rising sea levels mean that large areas are under feet of water. Hauer plays a cop who previously lost his partner to some strange creature. Now ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tony Maylam
CAST:  Rutger Hauer  •  Kim Cattrall  •  Michael J. Pollard  •  Alastair Duncan

Sunday in the Country (1974)

Three vicious thugs are on the run in rural America after robbing a local bank. They seek refuge at the home of a reclusive farmer, but he is prepared for their arrival and ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Trent
CAST:  Ernest Borgnine  •  Michael J. Pollard  •  Hollis McLaren  •  Louis Zorich

America (1986)

The zany crew of a New York cable TV station accidentally bounce a signal off the moon, bringing them worldwide attention.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Robert Downey Sr.
CAST:  Zack Norman  •  Tammy Grimes  •  Michael J. Pollard  •  Richard Belzer

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