Search results for "Richard Jordan"

Gettysburg (1993)

Summer 1863. The Confederacy pushes north into Pennsylvania. Union divisions converge to face them. The two great armies clash at Gettysburg, site of a theology school. For ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Ronald F. Maxwell
CAST:  Jeff Daniels  •  Tom Berenger  •  Martin Sheen  •  Sam Elliott

Shout (1991) RT Audience 40%

DVD release: Sep 1998

A new music teacher in a 1955 West Texas home for wayward boys brings new vision and hope for many of the interned boys.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jeffrey Hornaday
CAST:  John Travolta  •  Jamie Walters  •  Heather Graham  •  Richard Jordan

The Hunt for Red October (1990) RT 86% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Dec 1998

When a Soviet nuclear sub headed toward American waters drops off U.S. scanners, the Yanks scramble to take defensive steps. But CIA analyst Jack Ryan convinces the brass that ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John McTiernan
CAST:  Sean Connery  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Scott Glenn  •  Sam Neill

Romero (1989) RT 75% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Sep 2000

Romero is a compelling and deeply moving look at the life of Archbishop Oscar Romero of El Salvador, who made the ultimate sacrifice in a passionate stand against social ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  John Duigan
CAST:  Raúl Juliá  •  Richard Jordan  •  Ana Alicia  •  Eddie Velez

The Murder of Mary Phagan (1988) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Mar 1992

The Murder of Mary Phagan, a 1987 two-part TV miniseries made by Orion Pictures Corporation and distributed by National Broadcasting Company (NBC), is a dramatization of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  William Hale
CAST:  Jack Lemmon  •  Richard Jordan  •  Robert Prosky  •  Peter Gallagher

The Secret of My Success (1987) RT 58% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Oct 1998

Brantley Foster, a well-educated kid from Kansas, has always dreamed of making it big in New York, but once in New York, he learns that jobs - and girls - are hard to get. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Herbert Ross
CAST:  Michael J. Fox  •  Helen Slater  •  Richard Jordan  •  Margaret Whitton

Solarbabies (1986) RT Audience 44%

DVD release: Mar 2007

In a future in which most water has disappeared from the Earth, we find a group of children, mostly teenagers, who are living at an orphanage, run by the despotic rulers of ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Alan Johnson
CAST:  Richard Jordan  •  Jami Gertz  •  Jason Patric  •  Lukas Haas

The Men's Club (1986) RT Audience 29%

Seven men have a group session and share their feelings on women, love, life and work.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Medak
CAST:  David Dukes  •  Richard Jordan  •  Harvey Keitel  •  Frank Langella

The Mean Season (1985) RT 57% / Audience 32%

DVD release: May 2001

Malcolm Anderson is a reporter for a Miami newspaper. He's had enough of reporting the local murders and so promises his school teacher girlfriend (Christine), they'll move ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Phillip Borsos
CAST:  Kurt Russell  •  Mariel Hemingway  •  Richard Jordan  •  Andy García

Dune (1984) RT 57% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Mar 1998

Set in the year 10,191 on the desert planet of Arrakis. This is the source of the Spice Melange, the most valuable commodity in all of the universe. Two great houses must ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  David Lynch
CAST:  Francesca Annis  •  Leonardo Cimino  •  Brad Dourif  •  José Ferrer

A Flash of Green (1984) RT Audience 50%

A reporter at a local Florida newspaper is torn between his friendship with a corrupt real estate developer and his love for an activist opposing the developer's latest project.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Victor Nunez
CAST:  Ed Harris  •  Blair Brown  •  Richard Jordan  •  George Coe

Raise the Titanic (1980) RT 50% / Audience 29%

DVD release: Jan 2014

To obtain a supply of a rare mineral, a ship raising operation is conducted for the only known source, the Titanic.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jerry Jameson
CAST:  M. Emmet Walsh  •  Richard Jordan  •  David Selby  •  Anne Archer

Old Boyfriends (1979) RT Audience 50%

John Belushi was the high school sweetheart who ruined her reputation with lies. Richard Jordan was the collage lover that she almost married. Keith Carradine is the unstable ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joan Tewkesbury
CAST:  Talia Shire  •  Richard Jordan  •  Keith Carradine  •  John Belushi

A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square (1979) RT Audience 50%

Ex-con who is trying to go straight is persuaded to be the inside man for an audacious bank job in central London.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ralph Thomas
CAST:  David Niven  •  Oliver Tobias  •  Richard Jordan  •  Elke Sommer

Les Misérables (1978)

Jean Valjean, convicted of stealing bread, is hounded for decades by the relentless and cruel policeman Javert.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Glenn A. Jordan
CAST:  Richard Jordan  •  Anthony Perkins  •  Caroline Langrishe  •  Ian Holm

Interiors (1978) RT 77% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Jul 2000

Homage to Ingmar Bergman in this family drama involving a fashionable Long Island interior designer who tries to impose her overbearing, critical standards on her husband and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Diane Keaton  •  Kristin Griffith  •  Mary Beth Hurt  •  Richard Jordan

The Defection of Simas Kudirka (1978)

Based on the true story of the attempted defection in 1970 by a Lithuanian seaman seeking political asylum in the United States. Kudirka was denied asylum and returned to the ...  (more)

GENRES: TV movie
DIRECTION:  David Lowell Rich
CAST:  Alan Arkin  •  Richard Jordan  •  Donald Pleasence  •  George Dzundza

Logan's Run (1976) RT 68% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Sep 1998

An idyllic sci-fi future has one major drawback:, all citizens get a chance of being 'renewed' in a Civic Ceremony, at their 30th birthday, unless you run and escape before ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Romance • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Michael Anderson
CAST:  Michael York  •  Richard Jordan  •  Jenny Agutter  •  Roscoe Lee Browne

Rooster Cogburn (1975) RT 50% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Mar 1998

In this sequel to True Grit, John Wayne returns as Marshal Rooster Cogburn. After a band of drunken thugs overruns a small Indian Nation town, killing Minister Goodnight and ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Stuart Millar
CAST:  John Wayne  •  Katharine Hepburn  •  Anthony Zerbe  •  Richard Jordan

The Yakuza (1974) RT 45% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Jan 2007

Harry Kilmer returns to Japan after several years in order to rescue his friend George's kidnapped daughter - and ends up on the wrong side of the Yakuza, the notorious ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sydney Pollack
CAST:  Robert Mitchum  •  Ken Takakura  •  Brian Keith  •  Herb Edelman