Search results for "Randy Quaid"


Independence Day (1996) RT 61% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Jun 2000

On July 2, a giant alien mothership enters orbit around Earth and deploys several dozen saucer-shaped 'destroyer' spacecraft that quickly lay waste to major cities around the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Roland Emmerich
CAST:  Will Smith  •  Bill Pullman  •  Jeff Goldblum  •  Mary McDonnell

Kingpin (1996) RT 50% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Apr 1998

After bowler Roy Munson swindles the wrong crowd and is left with a hook for a hand, he settles into impoverished obscurity. That is, until he uncovers the next big thing: an ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Bobby Farrelly  •  Peter Farrelly
CAST:  Woody Harrelson  •  Randy Quaid  •  Vanessa Angel  •  Bill Murray

Back by Midnight (2005) RT Audience 48%

DVD release: Jan 2005

The warden of a small, rundown, minimum-security prison plots revenge against the the prison's dishonest owner by having four inmates break out and plan a department store ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Harry Basil
CAST:  Rodney Dangerfield  •  Randy Quaid  •  Kirstie Alley  •  Paul Rodríguez

Bound for Glory (1976)

A biography of Woody Guthrie, one of America's greatest folk singers. He left his dust-devastated Texas home in the 1930s to find work, discovering the suffering and strength ...  (more)

GENRES: Music
DIRECTION:  Hal Ashby
CAST:  David Carradine  •  Ronny Cox  •  Melinda Dillon  •  Gail Strickland

Brokeback Mountain (2005) RT 87% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Apr 2006

Brokeback Mountain is an Ang Lee film about two modern day cowboys who meet on a shepherding job in the summer of ’63. The two share a raw and powerful summer together that ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ang Lee
CAST:  Heath Ledger  •  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Randy Quaid  •  Michelle Williams

Caddyshack II (1988) RT 4% / Audience 17%

DVD release: May 1999

When a crass new-money tycoon's membership application is turned down at a snooty country club, he retaliates by buying the club and turning it into a tacky amusement park.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Allan Arkush
CAST:  Jackie Mason  •  Robert Stack  •  Dyan Cannon  •  Chevy Chase

Days of Thunder (1990) RT 39% / Audience 60%

DVD release: May 1999

Talented but unproven stock car driver Cole Trickle gets a break and with the guidance of veteran Harry Hogge turns heads on the track. The young hotshot develops a rivalry ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure
DIRECTION:  Tony Scott
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Robert Duvall  •  Nicole Kidman  •  Randy Quaid

Fool for Love (1985) RT 75% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Apr 2004

A woman is waiting in a motel for her boyfriend, when an old flame turns up and tries to take her back to the life she is trying to leave behind.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Kim Basinger  •  Sam Shepard  •  Harry Dean Stanton  •  Randy Quaid

Foxes (1980) RT 67% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Aug 2003

A group of friends come of age in the asphalt desert of the San Fernando Valley, as set to a blazing soundtrack and endless drinking, drugs and sex.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Adrian Lyne
CAST:  Jodie Foster  •  Cherie Currie  •  Scott Baio  •  Marilyn Kagan

Goya's Ghosts (2006) RT 30% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Feb 2008

Painter Francisco Goya faces a scandal involving his muse, who is labeled a heretic by a monk.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Miloš Forman
CAST:  Javier Bardem  •  Natalie Portman  •  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Randy Quaid




Home on the Range (2004) RT 54% / Audience 28%

DVD release: Sep 2004

The Little Piece of Heaven family farm is about to go under and outlaw cattle rustler Alameda Slim sets his sights on it. Three dairy cows -- tough Maggie, leader Mrs. ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family • Music • Western
DIRECTION:  Will Finn  •  John Sanford
CAST:  Randy Quaid  •  Steve Buscemi  •  Judi Dench  •  Cuba Gooding, Jr.

Kart Racer (2003) RT 40% / Audience 62%

DVD release: May 2005

14-year-old Watts Davies is estranged from his dad, a former International Karting Federation (IKF) champion. Watts's resolve to race in the upcoming IKF Regional ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Stuart Gillard
CAST:  Randy Quaid  •  Will Rothhaar  •  Jennifer Wigmore  •  David Gallagher

Midnight Express (1978) RT 95% / Audience 89%

DVD release: May 2001

Billy Hayes is caught attempting to smuggle drugs out of Turkey. The Turkish courts decide to make an example of him, sentencing him to more than 30 years in prison. Hayes has ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Alan Parker
CAST:  Brad Davis  •  Irene Miracle  •  Bo Hopkins  •  Randy Quaid

Moving (1988) RT 71% / Audience 100%

DVD release: Sep 2005

Arlo accepts what seems to him to be a dream promotion to Idaho. He soon discovers, however, that moving has its own share of problems.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Alan Metter
CAST:  Richard Pryor  •  Beverly Todd  •  Raphael Harris  •  Stacey Dash

National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989) RT 64% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Nov 1997

It's Christmas time and the Griswolds are preparing for a family seasonal celebration, but things never run smoothly for Clark, his wife Ellen and their two kids. Clark's ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jeremiah S. Chechik
CAST:  Chevy Chase  •  Beverly D'Angelo  •  Juliette Lewis  •  Johnny Galecki

Vacation (1983) RT 26% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Nov 2015

Clark Griswold is on a quest to take his family on a quest to Walley World theme park for a vacation, but things don't go exactly as planned.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Harold Ramis
CAST:  Chevy Chase  •  Beverly D'Angelo  •  Imogene Coca  •  Randy Quaid

P.U.N.K.S. (1999) RT Audience 51%

DVD release: Feb 2005

A group of misfit teens evade a corrupt scientist when they steal and attempt to return a suit that delivers supernatural strength to its wearer.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Sean McNamara
CAST:  Jessica Alba  •  Patrick Renna  •  Brandon Baker  •  Tim Redwine

Paper Moon (1973) RT 91% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Aug 2003

During the Great Depression, a con man finds himself saddled with a young girl who may or may not be his daughter, and the two forge an unlikely partnership.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Ryan O'Neal  •  Tatum O'Neal  •  Madeline Kahn  •  John Hillerman

Parents (1989)

Michael is a young boy living in a typical 1950's suburbanite home... except for his bizarre and horrific nightmares, and continued unease around his parents. Young Michael ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Horror
DIRECTION:  Bob Balaban
CAST:  Randy Quaid  •  Mary Beth Hurt  •  Sandy Dennis  •  Bryan Madorsky

Quick Change (1990) RT 80% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Aug 2005

With the aid of his girlfriend, Phyllis Potter, and best friend, Loomis, Grimm enters a Manhattan bank dressed as a clown, creates a hostage situation and executes a flawless ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Bill Murray  •  Howard Franklin
CAST:  Bill Murray  •  Geena Davis  •  Randy Quaid  •  Jason Robards