Search results for "Richard Donner"


Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut (2006)

Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut is a re-edited director's cut of the 1980 film Superman II. It features a significant amount of lost footage shot by the original director, ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Richard Donner
CAST:  Christopher Reeve  •  Margot Kidder  •  Gene Hackman  •  Marlon Brando

Christopher Nolan & Richard Donner: A Conversation (2013)

Christopher Nolan and Richard Donner discus their respective comic book movies.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Christopher Nolan  •  Richard Donner

Scrooged (1988) RT 68% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Nov 1999

In this modern take on Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol," Frank Cross (Bill Murray) is a wildly successful television executive whose cold ambition and curmudgeonly nature ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Richard Donner
CAST:  Bill Murray  •  Karen Allen  •  John Glover  •  John Forsythe

The Goonies (1985) RT 70% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Aug 2001

A young teenager named Mikey Walsh finds an old treasure map in his father's attic. Hoping to save their homes from demolition, Mikey and his friends Data Wang, Chunk Cohen, ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Richard Donner
CAST:  Sean Astin  •  Josh Brolin  •  Jeff Cohen  •  Corey Feldman

16 Blocks (2006) RT 56% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Jun 2006

An aging cop is assigned the ordinary task of escorting a fast-talking witness from police custody to a courthouse, but they find themselves running the gauntlet as other ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Donner
CAST:  Bruce Willis  •  Mos Def  •  David Morse  •  Jenna Stern

Assassins (1995) RT 15% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Sep 1997

Assassin Robert Rath (Sylvester Stallone) arrives at a funeral to kill a prominent mobster, only to witness rival hired gun Miguel Bain (Antonio Banderas) complete the job for ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Donner
CAST:  Sylvester Stallone  •  Antonio Banderas  •  Julianne Moore  •  Anatoli Davydov

Conspiracy Theory (1997) RT 52% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Dec 1997

A man obsessed with conspiracy theories becomes a target after one of his theories turns out to be true. Unfortunately, in order to save himself, he has to figure out which ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Donner
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Julia Roberts  •  Patrick Stewart  •  Cylk Cozart

Ladyhawke (1985) RT 65% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Oct 1997

Captain Etienne Navarre is a man on whose shoulders lies a cruel curse. Punished for loving each other, Navarre must become a wolf by night whilst his lover, Lady Isabeau, ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Richard Donner
CAST:  Matthew Broderick  •  Rutger Hauer  •  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  Alfred Molina

Lethal Weapon (1987) RT 84% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Jun 2000

Veteran buttoned-down LAPD detective Roger Murtaugh is partnered with unhinged cop Martin Riggs, who -- distraught after his wife's death -- has a death wish and takes ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Donner
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Danny Glover  •  Gary Busey  •  Mitchell Ryan

Lethal Weapon 3 (1992) RT 56% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Dec 1997

Archetypal buddy cops Riggs and Murtaugh are back for another round of high-stakes action, this time setting their collective sights on bringing down a former Los Angeles ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Donner
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Danny Glover  •  Joe Pesci  •  Rene Russo




Lethal Weapon 4 (1998) RT 52% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Jun 2001

In the combustible action franchise's final installment, maverick detectives Martin Riggs and Roger Murtaugh square off against Asian mobster Wah Sing Ku, who's up to his neck ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Donner
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Danny Glover  •  Joe Pesci  •  Rene Russo

Lethal Weapon 2 (1989) RT 83% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Aug 1997

In the opening chase, Martin Riggs and Roger Murtaugh stumble across a trunk full of Krugerrands. They follow the trail to a South African diplomat who's using his immunity to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Donner
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Danny Glover  •  Joe Pesci  •  Joss Ackland

Maverick (1994) RT 67% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Aug 1997

Maverick is a gambler who would rather con someone than fight them. He needs an additional three thousand dollars in order to enter a Winner Take All poker game that begins in ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Richard Donner
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Jodie Foster  •  James Garner  •  Graham Greene

Radio Flyer (1992) RT 32% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Oct 2004

A father reminisces about his childhood when he and his younger brother moved to a new town with their mother, her new husband and their dog, Shane. When the younger brother ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Richard Donner
CAST:  Elijah Wood  •  Lorraine Bracco  •  Adam Baldwin  •  John Heard

Superman (1978)

Mild-mannered Clark Kent works as a reporter at the Daily Planet alongside his crush, Lois Lane. Clark must summon his superhero alter-ego when the nefarious Lex Luthor ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Richard Donner
CAST:  Christopher Reeve  •  Margot Kidder  •  Marlon Brando  •  Gene Hackman

The Omen (1976) RT 86% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Sep 2001

Immediately after their miscarriage, the US diplomat Robert Thorn adopts the newborn Damien without the knowledge of his wife. Yet what he doesn’t know is that their new son ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Donner
CAST:  Gregory Peck  •  Lee Remick  •  David Warner  •  Billie Whitelaw

The Toy (1982) RT 11% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Nov 2001

On one of his bratty son Eric's annual visits, the plutocrat U.S. Bates takes him to his department store and offers him anything in it as a gift. Eric chooses a black janitor ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Richard Donner
CAST:  Richard Pryor  •  Jackie Gleason  •  Ned Beatty  •  Scott Schwartz

Timeline (2003) RT 11% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Apr 2004

A group of archaeological students become trapped in the past when they go there to retrieve their professor. The group must survive in 14th century France long enough to be ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Richard Donner
CAST:  Paul Walker  •  Frances O'Connor  •  Gerard Butler  •  Billy Connolly

Inside Moves (1980) RT Audience 78%

DVD release: Feb 2009

After a failed suicide attempt leaves him partially crippled, Rory begins spending a lot of time at a neighborhood bar full of interesting misfits. When Jerry the bartender ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Richard Donner
CAST:  John Savage  •  David Morse  •  Diana Scarwid  •  Amy Wright

X-15 (1961) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Feb 2004

X-15 is a 1961 movie that tells a fictionalized account of the X-15 research rocket plane, the men who flew it and the women who loved them.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Richard Donner
CAST:  Charles Bronson  •  David McLean  •  Mary Tyler Moore  •  Stanley Livingston