Search results for "Richard O'Brien"

Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension (2011) RT Audience 79%

DVD release: Aug 2011

Perry's worst fear comes true when Phineas and Ferb finds out that he is in fact Secret Agent P, but that soon pales in comparison during a trip to the 2nd dimension where ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Dan Povenmire  •  Robert Hughes
CAST:  Dee Bradley Baker  •  Thomas Sangster  •  Laura Dickinson  •  Bobby Gaylor

Midnight Movies: From the Margin to the Mainstream (2005) RT 89% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Nov 2007

From 1970-1977, six low budget films shown at midnight transformed the way we make and watch films.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Stuart Samuels
CAST:  John Waters  •  Ben Barenholtz  •  Alejandro Jodorowsky  •  Alan Douglas

Elvira's Haunted Hills (2001) RT 75% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Oct 2002

The setting is Carpathia. The year is 1851. When Elvira gets kicked out of an Inn for a slight monetary discrepancy, she is rescued by a local who takes her to stay at the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
CAST:  Cassandra Peterson  •  Richard O'Brien  •  Mary Scheer  •  Scott Atkinson

Dungeons & Dragons (2000)

The classic role-playing game comes to life in this magical adventure. The empire of Izmer is a divided land: Elite magicians called Mages rule while lowly commoners are ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Courtney Solomon
CAST:  Justin Whalin  •  Jeremy Irons  •  Thora Birch  •  Bruce Payne

Dark City (1998) RT 74% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Jul 1998

A man struggles with memories of his past, including a wife he cannot remember, in a nightmarish world with no sun and run by beings with telekinetic powers who seek the souls ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Alex Proyas
CAST:  Rufus Sewell  •  William Hurt  •  Kiefer Sutherland  •  Jennifer Connelly

The Wolves of Willoughby Chase (1989) RT Audience 66%

Bonnie and cousin Sylvia, two very young children, are left at home in Willoughby Hall while their parents travel overseas. Only the servants and the prowling wolves are their ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Stuart Orme
CAST:  Mel Smith  •  Stephanie Beacham  •  Emily Hudson  •  Aleks Darowska

Revolution (1985) RT 10% / Audience 32%

DVD release: May 2009

New York trapper Tom Dobb becomes an unwilling participant in the American Revolution after his son Ned is drafted into the Army by the villainous Sergeant Major Peasy. Tom ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Hugh Hudson
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Donald Sutherland  •  Dexter Fletcher  •  Sid Owen

Shock Treatment (1981) RT 40% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Sep 2006

Janet and Brad become contestants on a game show... but wind up as captives instead.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Jim Sharman
CAST:  Jessica Harper  •  Cliff DeYoung  •  Richard O'Brien  •  Patricia Quinn

Flash Gordon (1980) RT 82% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Oct 2000

A football player and his friends travel to the planet Mongo and find themselves fighting the tyrant, Ming the Merciless, to save Earth.  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Mike Hodges
CAST:  Sam J. Jones  •  Melody Anderson  •  Max von Sydow  •  Chaim Topol

The Contraption (1977)

A man toils at building an elaborate contraption. But to what end?  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  James Dearden
CAST:  Richard O'Brien  •  Charlotte Cornwell

The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975) RT 80% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Oct 2000

In this cult classic, sweethearts Brad (Barry Bostwick) and Janet (Susan Sarandon), stuck with a flat tire during a storm, discover the eerie mansion of Dr. Frank-N-Furter ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Jim Sharman
CAST:  Meat Loaf  •  Susan Sarandon  •  Barry Bostwick  •  Richard O'Brien

Ever After (1998)

A unique 16th century woman, Danielle possesses a love of books, and can easily quote from Sir Thomas More’s Utopia. An intriguing mix of tomboyish athleticism and physical ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Andy Tennant
CAST:  Drew Barrymore  •  Dougray Scott  •  Anjelica Huston  •  Melanie Lynskey

Jubilee (1978) RT Audience 58%

DVD release: May 2003

Queen Elizabeth I visits late twentieth-century Britain to find a depressing landscape where life has changed since her time.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy • Music
DIRECTION:  Derek Jarman
CAST:  Jenny Runacre  •  Nell Campbell  •  Toyah Willcox  •  Jordan

The British Guide to Showing Off (2011) RT 92% / Audience 78%

Documentary about British artist Andrew Logan as he attempts to put on the 2009 edition of his Alternative Miss World. The film also presents a history of the contest (which ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Jes Benstock
CAST:  Andrew Logan  •  Brian Eno  •  Grayson Perry  •  Zandra Rhodes

Night Train (2009) RT Audience 24%

DVD release: Jul 2009

Two Passengers (Sobieski and Zahn) and the conductor (Glover), discovered that a person has passed away on their Night Train cabin. They come across valuable diamonds on his ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Brian King
CAST:  Danny Glover  •  Steve Zahn  •  Leelee Sobieski  •  Matthias Schweighöfer

Heaven Can Wait (1978) RT 89% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Jul 1999

Joe Pendleton is a quarterback preparing to lead his team to the superbowl when he is almost killed in an accident. An overanxious angel plucks him to heaven only to discover ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Buck Henry  •  Warren Beatty
CAST:  Warren Beatty  •  Julie Christie  •  James Mason  •  Dyan Cannon

Looking for Mr. Goodbar (1977) RT 76% / Audience 75%

A dedicated schoolteacher spends her nights cruising bars, looking for abusive men with whom she can engage in progressively violent sexual encounters.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Brooks
CAST:  Diane Keaton  •  Tuesday Weld  •  William Atherton  •  Richard Kiley

The Pack (1977) RT Audience 54%

The residents of vacation spot Seal Island find themselves terrorized by a pack of dogs -- the remnants of discarded pets by visiting vacationers.  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Robert Clouse
CAST:  Joe Don Baker  •  Hope Alexander-Willis  •  Richard B. Shull  •  R. G. Armstrong

The Shaggy D.A. (1976) RT 50% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Mar 2006

Wilby Daniels, a successful lawyer running for District Attorney, suddenly finds himself being transformed into an English sheepdog. Somehow he has to keep his change a secret ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Dean Jones  •  Suzanne Pleshette  •  Tim Conway  •  Keenan Wynn

The Andromeda Strain (1971) RT 67% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Oct 2000

When virtually all of the residents of Piedmont, New Mexico, are found dead after the return to Earth of a space satellite, the head of the US Air Force's Project Scoop ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Wise
CAST:  Arthur Hill  •  David Wayne  •  James Olson  •  Kate Reid