Search results for "Michael Papajohn"


Eraser (1996)

U.S. Marshall John Kruger erases the identities of people enrolled in the Witness Protection Program. His current assignment is to protect Lee Cullen, who's uncovered evidence ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Chuck Russell
CAST:  Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  James Caan  •  Vanessa Williams  •  James Coburn

Mr. Baseball (1992) RT 13% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Jan 1998

Jack Elliot, a one-time MVP for the New York Yankees is now on the down side of his baseball career. With a falling batting average, does he have one good year left and can ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Fred Schepisi
CAST:  Tom Selleck  •  Ken Takakura  •  Aya Takanashi  •  Toshi Shioya

Predator 2 (1990) RT 25% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Feb 2003

Ten years after a band of mercenaries first battled a vicious alien, the invisible creature from another world has returned to Earth -- and this time, it's drawn to the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stephen Hopkins
CAST:  Kevin Peter Hall  •  Danny Glover  •  Gary Busey  •  Rubén Blades

Spider-Man (2002) RT 89% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Nov 2002

After being bitten by a genetically altered spider, nerdy high school student Peter Parker is endowed with amazing powers.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  Tobey Maguire  •  Willem Dafoe  •  Kirsten Dunst  •  James Franco

Spider-Man 3 (2007) RT 63% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Oct 2007

The seemingly invincible Spider-Man goes up against an all-new crop of villains -- including the shape-shifting Sandman -- in the third installment of this blockbusting comic ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  Tobey Maguire  •  Kirsten Dunst  •  James Franco  •  Thomas Haden Church

The Longest Yard (2005) RT 31% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Aug 2004

Pro quarter-back Paul Crewe (Sandler) and former college champion and coach Nate Scarboro (Reynolds) are doing in the same prison. Asked to put together a team of inmates to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Peter Segal
CAST:  Adam Sandler  •  Chris Rock  •  Burt Reynolds  •  Michael Irvin

Naked Souls (1996) RT Audience 18%

DVD release: Jul 1996

Edward is busy trying to unlock the secrets of reading and recording people's thoughts. He is very involved with his work leaving little room for girlfriend Britt. Longstreet ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Lyndon Chubbuck
CAST:  Brian Krause  •  Pamela Anderson  •  David Warner  •  Dean Stockwell

The Hit List (2011) RT Audience 40%

DVD release: Sep 1993

A disgruntled man creates a hit list with a stranger during a drunken night out and must then race to try to save those he marked for extermination as the bodies begin to pile ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  William Kaufman
CAST:  Cuba Gooding, Jr.  •  Cole Hauser  •  Jonathan LaPaglia  •  Ginny Weirick

The Dark Knight Rises (2012) RT 87% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Dec 2012

Following the death of District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman assumes responsibility for Dent's crimes to protect the late attorney's reputation and is subsequently hunted by ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Christopher Nolan
CAST:  Christian Bale  •  Gary Oldman  •  Tom Hardy  •  Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Get on Up (2014) RT 80% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Jan 2015

A chronicle of James Brown's rise from extreme poverty to become one of the most influential musicians in history.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Tate Taylor
CAST:  Viola Davis  •  Dan Aykroyd  •  Octavia Spencer  •  Nick Eversman




American Ultra (2015) RT 43% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Nov 2015

American Ultra is a fast-paced action comedy about Mike, a seemingly hapless and unmotivated stoner whose small-town life with his live-in girlfriend, Phoebe, is suddenly ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Nima Nourizadeh
CAST:  Kristen Stewart  •  Jesse Eisenberg  •  Topher Grace  •  Tony Hale

Nightcrawler (2014) RT 95% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Feb 2015

When Lou Bloom, desperate for work, muscles into the world of L.A. crime journalism, he blurs the line between observer and participant to become the star of his own story. ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Dan Gilroy
CAST:  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Bill Paxton  •  Rene Russo  •  Kevin Rahm

Wild Card (2015) RT 32% / Audience 29%

DVD release: Mar 2015

When a Las Vegas bodyguard with lethal skills and a gambling problem gets in trouble with the mob, he has one last play… and it's all or nothing.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Simon West
CAST:  Jason Statham  •  Sofía Vergara  •  Angela Kerecz  •  Stanley Tucci

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014) RT 90% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Dec 2014

A group of scientists in San Francisco struggle to stay alive in the aftermath of a plague that is wiping out humanity, while Caesar tries to maintain dominance over his ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Matt Reeves
CAST:  Andy Serkis  •  Judy Greer  •  Terry Notary  •  Gary Oldman

Escape Plan (2013) RT 49% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Feb 2014

Ray Breslin is the world's foremost authority on structural security. After analyzing every high security prison and learning a vast array of survival skills so he can design ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mikael Håfström
CAST:  Sylvester Stallone  •  Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  Jim Caviezel  •  Vinnie Jones

Gangster Squad (2013) RT 31% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Apr 2013

Los Angeles, 1949. Ruthless, Brooklyn-born mob king Mickey Cohen (Sean Penn) runs the show in this town, reaping the ill-gotten gains from the drugs, the guns, the prostitutes ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ruben Fleischer
CAST:  Sean Penn  •  Ryan Gosling  •  Emma Stone  •  Josh Brolin

The Amazing Spider-Man (2012) RT 72% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Nov 2012

Peter Parker is an outcast high schooler was abandoned by his parents as a boy, leaving him to be raised by his Uncle Ben and Aunt May. Like most teenagers, Peter is trying to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Marc Webb
CAST:  Andrew Garfield  •  Emma Stone  •  Martin Sheen  •  Sally Field

Drive Angry (2011) RT 46% / Audience 37%

DVD release: May 2011

Milton is a hardened felon who has broken out of Hell, intent on finding the vicious cult who brutally murdered his daughter and kidnapped her baby. He joins forces with Piper ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Fantasy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Patrick Lussier
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Amber Heard  •  William Fichtner  •  Billy Burke

The Bourne Legacy (2012) RT 56% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Dec 2012

The fourth installment of the highly successful Bourne series sidelines main character Jason Bourne in order to focus on a fellow estranged assassin Aaron Cross. The story ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tony Gilroy
CAST:  Jeremy Renner  •  Scott Glenn  •  Rachel Weisz  •  Edward Norton

Rustin (2001) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: Sep 2003

Rick Johnson directs and stars in this small town drama about a man who is forced to confront some uncomfortable issues when his past comes back to haunt him. Billy Stagen ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Rick Johnson
CAST:  Rick Johnson  •  Meat Loaf  •  Ashley Johnson  •  Zachery Ty Bryan