Search results for "Peter Boyle"


Beyond the Poseidon Adventure (1979) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: Aug 2006

After "The Poseidon Adventure", in which the ship got flipped over by a tidal wave, the ship drifts bottom-up in the sea. While the passengers are still on board waiting to be ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Irwin Allen
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Sally Field  •  Telly Savalas  •  Peter Boyle

The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (2006) RT 15% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Nov 2007

Now that Santa and Mrs. Claus have the North Pole running smoothly, the Counsel of Legendary Figures has called an emergency meeting on Christmas Eve! The evil Jack Frost has ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Michael Lembeck
CAST:  Tim Allen  •  Elizabeth Mitchell  •  Eric Lloyd  •  Judge Reinhold

Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed (2004) RT 21% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Sep 2004

When Mystery, Inc. are guests of honor at the grand opening of the Coolsville Museum of Criminology, a masked villain shows up and creates havoc before stealing the costumes ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Fantasy • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Raja Gosnell
CAST:  Freddie Prinze, Jr.  •  Sarah Michelle Gellar  •  Matthew Lillard  •  Linda Cardellini

The Adventures of Pluto Nash (2002) RT 5% / Audience 17%

DVD release: Dec 2002

The year is 2087, the setting is the moon. Eddie Murphy stars as Pluto Nash, the high-flying successful owner of the hottest nightclub in town, or rather the universe! ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Ron Underwood
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Randy Quaid  •  Rosario Dawson  •  Joe Pantoliano

Monster's Ball (2001) RT 85% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Jun 2002

Set in the Southern United States, 'Monster's Ball' is a tale of a racist white man, Hank, who falls in love with a black woman named Leticia. Ironically Hank is a prison ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Marc Forster
CAST:  Halle Berry  •  Billy Bob Thornton  •  Heath Ledger  •  Sean Combs

Dr. Dolittle (1998) RT 43% / Audience 34%

DVD release: Aug 1999

A successful physician and devoted family man, John Dolittle (Eddie Murphy) seems to have the world by the tail, until a long suppressed talent he possessed as a child, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Betty Thomas
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Ossie Davis  •  Oliver Platt  •  Peter Boyle

That Darn Cat (1997) RT 13% / Audience 24%

DVD release: Mar 2005

While making his nightly rounds in the neighborhood, Patti's pet cat D.C. finds himself the carrier of a call for help from a kidnap victim. Patti enlists skeptical law ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Bob Spiers
CAST:  Christina Ricci  •  Doug E. Doug  •  Dean Jones  •  Peter Boyle

Death and the Compass (1992) RT 17% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Mar 2005

In a nightmare city inhabited only by criminals and police... a mystic detective finds a tool to catch a villainous outlaw. Death and the Compass is British director Alex ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alex Cox
CAST:  Peter Boyle  •  Christopher Eccleston  •  Miguel Sandoval  •  Zaide Silvia Gutiérrez

While You Were Sleeping (1995) RT 80% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Feb 1998

A love story built on a misunderstanding. A transit worker pulls commuter Peter off the tracks after he's mugged. But while he's in a coma, his family mistakenly thinks she's ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jon Turteltaub
CAST:  Sandra Bullock  •  Bill Pullman  •  Peter Gallagher  •  Peter Boyle

The Surgeon (1995)

Dr. Julian Mater is suspended and gets his license revoked for performing experiments on dying patients in cellular regeneration. A couple of years later, he returns to the ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Carl Schenkel
CAST:  Isabel Glasser  •  James Remar  •  Sean Haberle  •  Peter Boyle




The Shadow (1994) RT 35% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Nov 1998

Based on the 1930's comic strip, puts the hero up against his arch enemy, Shiwan Khan, who plans to take over the world by holding a city to ransom using an atom bomb. Using ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Russell Mulcahy
CAST:  Alec Baldwin  •  John Lone  •  Penelope Ann Miller  •  Peter Boyle

Killer (1994) RT Audience 60%

This lyrical, modern-day film noir finds cynical hit man Mick (Anthony LaPaglia) tiring of his job and asking his boss, mob kingpin George (Peter Boyle), for time off. George ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mark Malone
CAST:  Anthony LaPaglia  •  Mimi Rogers  •  Matt Craven  •  Peter Boyle

Royce (1994) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Aug 1994

Royce is a member of the ultra-secret service "Black Hole", working for the US Government on top-secret missions. When the senator responsible for forming Black Hole disbands ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Rod Holcomb
CAST:  James Belushi  •  Miguel Ferrer  •  Peter Boyle  •  Chelsea Field

Malcolm X (1992)

The biopic of the controversial and influential Black Nationalist leader.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Spike Lee
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Angela Bassett  •  Albert Hall  •  Al Freeman, Jr.

Honeymoon in Vegas (1992) RT 60% / Audience 35%

DVD release: May 2001

On her deathbed, a mother makes her son promise never to get married, which scars him with psychological blocks to a commitment with his girlfriend. They finally decide to tie ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Andrew Bergman
CAST:  James Caan  •  Nicolas Cage  •  Anne Bancroft  •  Peter Boyle

Nervous Ticks (1992) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Sep 1993

A comedy about a man (Bill Pullman), who is on the run after his mistress (Julie Brown) confesses to her husband (Peter Boyle) that the two of them have been having an affair.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Rocky Lang
CAST:  Bill Pullman  •  Julie Brown  •  Peter Boyle  •  Brent Jennings

Kickboxer 2 (1991)

Kickboxer 2 is, well, an unnecessary sequel which unfortunately lacked the presence of the phenomenal Jean-Claude Van Damme. Despite this, the movie manages to be a great deal ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure
DIRECTION:  Albert Pyun
CAST:  Sasha Mitchell  •  Peter Boyle  •  Dennis Chan  •  Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

Solar Crisis (1990) RT Audience 13%

DVD release: Mar 1993

A huge solar flare is predicted to fry the Earth. Astronauts aboard the spaceship Helios must go to the Sun to drop a bomb equipped with an Artificial Intelligence (Freddy) ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Foreign • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard C. Sarafian
CAST:  Tim Matheson  •  Charlton Heston  •  Peter Boyle  •  Annabel Schofield