Search results for "Paul Gleason"


Trading Places (1983) RT 86% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Sep 2002

A snobbish investor and a wily street con-artist find their positions reversed as part of a bet by two callous millionaires.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  John Landis
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Dan Aykroyd  •  Jamie Lee Curtis  •  Denholm Elliott

Die Hard (1988) RT 92% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Mar 1999

NYPD cop, John McClane's plan to reconcile with his estranged wife is thrown for a serious loop when minutes after he arrives at her office, the entire building is overtaken ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John McTiernan
CAST:  Bruce Willis  •  Alan Rickman  •  Reginald VelJohnson  •  Bonnie Bedelia

Ewoks: The Battle for Endor (1985) RT Audience 52%

The army of the Marauders, led by by King Terak and the witch Charal attack the Ewoks village. The parents and the brother of Cindel all die in this attack. Cindel and the ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  Jim Wheat  •  Ken Wheat
CAST:  Wilford Brimley  •  Warwick Davis  •  Aubree Miller  •  Siân Phillips

He Knows You're Alone (1980) RT 33% / Audience 28%

DVD release: Oct 2004

A reluctant bride to be is stalked by a serial killer who only kills brides and the people around them. While her friends get whacked one by one, a hard boiled renegade cop ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Armand Mastroianni
CAST:  Don Scardino  •  Caitlin O'Heaney  •  Elizabeth Kemp  •  Tom Rolfing

Johnny Be Good (1988) RT Audience 29%

DVD release: Aug 2003

It's recruiting time and despite being short and scrawny, Johnny Walker is America's hottest young football prospect. His dilemma: should he take one of the many offers from ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Bud Smith
CAST:  Anthony Michael Hall  •  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Uma Thurman  •  Paul Gleason

Loaded Weapon 1 (1993)

An LA detective is murdered because she has microfilm with the recipe to make cocaine cookies. A "Lethal Weapon" style cop team tries to find and stop the fiends before they ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Gene Quintano
CAST:  Emilio Estevez  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Jon Lovitz  •  Tim Curry

Miami Blues (1990) RT 81% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Dec 2002

When Fred gets out of prison, he decides to start over in Miami, where he starts a violent one-man crime wave. He soon meets up with amiable college student Susie. Opposing ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  George Armitage
CAST:  Alec Baldwin  •  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  Fred Ward  •  Cecilia Pérez-Cervera

National Lampoon's Van Wilder (2002) RT 19% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Aug 2002

Van Wilder is an outgoing, and extremely popular student who has been at Coolidge College for seven years. For the past three years he has made no effort to graduate, instead ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Walt Becker
CAST:  Ryan Reynolds  •  Tara Reid  •  Tim Matheson  •  Kal Penn

Shadow Conspiracy (1997) RT Audience 17%

DVD release: Aug 1997

Bobby Bishop (Sheen) is a special assistant to the President of the United States. Accidentally, he meets his friend professor Pochenko on the street. Pochenko has time to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  George P. Cosmatos
CAST:  Charlie Sheen  •  Donald Sutherland  •  Linda Hamilton  •  Stephen Lang

She's Having a Baby (1988) RT 34% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Nov 2000

Jake and Kristy Briggs are newlyweds. Being young, they are perhaps a bit unprepared for the full reality of marriage and all that it (and their parents) expect from them. Do ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Hughes
CAST:  Kevin Bacon  •  Elizabeth McGovern  •  Alec Baldwin  •  William Windom




Tender Mercies (1983) RT 85% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Mar 2000

Alchoholic former country singer Mac Sledge makes friends with a young widow and her son. The friendship enables him to find inspiration to resume his career.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Bruce Beresford
CAST:  Robert Duvall  •  Tess Harper  •  Betty Buckley  •  Wilford Brimley

The Breakfast Club (1985) RT 89% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Sep 2003

Five high school students, all different stereotypes, meet in detention, where they pour their hearts out to each other, and discover how they have a lot more in common than ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  John Hughes
CAST:  Emilio Estevez  •  Anthony Michael Hall  •  Judd Nelson  •  Molly Ringwald

The Great Santini (1979) RT 94% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Nov 1999

As he approaches manhood, Ben Meechum struggles to win the approval of his demanding alpha male father, an aggressively competitive, but frustrated marine pilot.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Lewis John Carlino
CAST:  Robert Duvall  •  Blythe Danner  •  Michael O'Keefe  •  Lisa Jane Persky

Morgan Stewart's Coming Home (1987) RT Audience 52%

DVD release: Apr 2009

After seven years in boarding school, Morgan Stewart is finally coming home. He discovers it's not the same happy home it used to be....  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Terry Winsor  •  Paul Aaron
CAST:  Jon Cryer  •  Paul Gleason  •  Viveka Davis  •  Lynn Redgrave

Wild Cactus (1993) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Mar 1993

A married couple vacationing in the desert are held hostage by a pair of psychopaths.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Jag Mundhra
CAST:  David Naughton  •  India Allen  •  Gary Hudson  •  Michelle Moffett

Maniac Cop 3 (1993)

A female cop is gunned down and wrongly accused of using excessive force in a hostage rescue attempt. Maniac cop returns from the dead once more to seek revenge, destroying ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Horror
DIRECTION:  Joel Soisson  •  William Lustig
CAST:  Robert Davi  •  Robert Z'Dar  •  Caitlin Dulany  •  Paul Gleason

I Love Trouble (1994) RT 20% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Feb 2001

Rival Chicago reporters Sabrina Peterson (Roberts) and Peter Brackett (Nolte) reluctantly join forces to uncover a train wreck conspiracy and bite off more than they can chew ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Charles Shyer
CAST:  Nick Nolte  •  Saul Rubinek  •  James Rebhorn  •  Julia Roberts

Digital Man (1995) RT Audience 14%

DVD release: Sep 1995

An out-of-control robot is inadvertently set loose in a small community, and a crack squad of soldiers are sent to hunt it down. Gradually, the members of the squad begin to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Phillip J. Roth
CAST:  Ken Olandt  •  Kristen Dalton  •  Adam Baldwin  •  Matthias Hues

Red Letters (2000) RT Audience 14%

DVD release: Jan 2001

A college professor reluctantly hides an escaped female convict who tries to get him to help prove her innocent of a murder.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Bradley Battersby
CAST:  Peter Coyote  •  Nastassja Kinski  •  Fairuza Balk  •  Jeremy Piven