Search results for "Richard Butler"


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Birth of a Nation (1983) RT Audience 50%

A new teacher at a highly problematic comprehensive school feels that corporal punishment may just be inflaming the problems, and so begins to campaign against it.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Mike Newell
CAST:  Jim Broadbent  •  Robert Stephens  •  Bruce Myers  •  Richard Butler

Scrubbers (1983) RT Audience 20%

Two girls escape from an open borstal for two very different reasons; Annetta to attempt to visit her baby daughter, who is being raised in a convent; and Carol, who hopes to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Mai Zetterling
CAST:  Amanda York  •  Chrissie Cotterill  •  Elizabeth Edmonds  •  Kate Ingram

Scum (1991) RT Audience 91%

DVD release: Feb 2006

This is the hard and shocking story of life in a British borstal for young offenders. Luckily the regime has changed since this TV film was made. The brutal regime made no ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Alan Clarke
CAST:  Ray Winstone  •  David Threlfall  •  Martin Phillips  •  Phil Daniels

Blood in the Face (1991) RT 100% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Aug 2007

An expose of the beliefs, history, and personalities of American White Supremacist groups, including neo-Nazis, fascists, the Ku Klux Klan, and the Aryan Nation. Footage ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Kevin Rafferty  •  James Ridgeway  •  Anne Bohlen
CAST:  Michael Moore  •  James Ridgeway  •  Kevin Rafferty  •  Anne Bohlen

Psychedelic Furs: Live from House of Blues (2001)

DVD release: Dec 2004

Track Listing: India, Mr. Jones, Heaven, No Easy Street, Ghost In You, Alive, Love My Way, Wrong Train, Heartbreak, Beat, Sister Europe, Anodyne (Better Days), Only You & ...  (more)

GENRES: Music
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  John Ashton  •  Richard Butler  •  Tim Butler  •  Richard Fortus

My Favorite Year (1982) RT 100% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Jul 2002

Benjy Stone is the junior writer on the top rated variety/comedy show, in the mid 50s (the early years). Alan Swann, an Erol Flynn type actor with a drinking problem is to be ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Richard Benjamin
CAST:  Peter O'Toole  •  Mark Linn-Baker  •  Jessica Harper  •  Joseph Bologna

Hit List (1989) RT Audience 14%

A family man (Jan-Michael Vincent) and a mob witness (Leo Rossi) hunt a mob hit man (Lance Henriksen) who has mistakenly kidnapped the family man's son.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  William Lustig
CAST:  Jan-Michael Vincent  •  Leo Rossi  •  Lance Henriksen  •  Charles Napier

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