Search results for "Richard Roundtree"


BaadAsssss Cinema (2002) RT Audience 69%

DVD release: Jan 2003

With archive film clips and interviews, this brief look at a frequently overlooked historical period of filmmaking acts as an introduction rather than a complete record. It ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Documentary
DIRECTION:  Isaac Julien
CAST:  Larry Cohen  •  Tamara Dobson  •  Ron Finley  •  Pam Grier

Brick (2005) RT 80% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Aug 2006

A teenage loner pushes his way into the underworld of a high school crime ring to investigate the disappearance of his ex-girlfriend.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Rian Johnson
CAST:  Joseph Gordon-Levitt  •  Emilie de Ravin  •  Nora Zehetner  •  Lukas Haas

The Confidant (2010)

The feature weaves an intricate tale about childhood best-friends that have an unusually strong bond and a more intriguing secret. Both young men are on the right path to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alton Glass
CAST:  Boris Kodjoe  •  David Banner  •  Kenya Moore  •  Richard Roundtree

Set Apart (2009) RT Audience 45%

DVD release: Sep 2009

Four troubled, inner city kids get a western-style shot at redemption when a cowboy pastor invites them to his country ranch and offers them a chance to put their lives in ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Ralph E. Portillo
CAST:  Ary Katz  •  Richard Roundtree  •  John Schneider  •  Raymond J. Barry

Speed Racer (2008) RT 39% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Sep 2008

Speed Racer is the tale of a young and brilliant racing driver. When corruption in the racing leagues costs his brother his life, he must team up with the police and the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Andy Wachowski  •  Lana Wachowski
CAST:  Emile Hirsch  •  Christina Ricci  •  Matthew Fox  •  Susan Sarandon

Ladies of the House (2008) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: May 2010

When three women are asked to refurbish a house for their church, they find that they must break down their own self-perception in order to build something together. Birdie ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  James A. Contner
CAST:  Michael Ensign  •  Florence Henderson  •  Donna Mills  •  Pam Grier

Wild Seven (2006) RT Audience 14%

DVD release: Jan 1998

In this darkly karmic vision of Arizona, a man who breathes nothing but ill will begins a noxious domino effect as quickly as an uncontrollable virus kills. As he exits ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  James M. Hausler
CAST:  Robert Forster  •  Robert Loggia  •  Richard Roundtree  •  James M. Hausler

Joe and Max (2002) RT Audience 55%

DVD release: Jan 2003

True story of boxers Joe Louis and Max Schmeling and their enduring friendship.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Steve James
CAST:  Leonard Roberts  •  Til Schweiger  •  Peta Wilson  •  Richard Roundtree

Antitrust (2001) RT 24% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Dec 2001

A computer programmer's dream job at a hot Portland-based firm turns nightmarish when he discovers his boss has a secret and ruthless means of dispatching anti-trust problems.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Peter Howitt
CAST:  Ryan Phillippe  •  Rachael Leigh Cook  •  Tim Robbins  •  Claire Forlani

Shaft (2000) RT 68% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Dec 2000

New York police detective John Shaft arrests Walter Wade Jr. for a racially motivated slaying. But the only eyewitness disappears, and Wade jumps bail for Switzerland. Two ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Singleton
CAST:  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Jeffrey Wright  •  Christian Bale  •  Busta Rhymes




Steel (1997) RT 12% / Audience 15%

DVD release: Feb 1998

Justice. Safe streets. Payback. Metallurgist John Henry Irons (O'Neal) vows to claim them all when a renegade military reject (Judd Nelson) puts new superweapons in dangerous ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Kenneth Johnson
CAST:  Shaquille O'Neal  •  Annabeth Gish  •  Richard Roundtree  •  Judd Nelson

George of the Jungle (1997) RT 56% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Dec 1997

Baby George got into a plane crash in a jungle, stayed alive and was adopted by a wise ape. Ursula Stanhope, US noble woman is saved from death on safari by grown-up George, ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Romance
DIRECTION:  Sam Weisman
CAST:  Brendan Fraser  •  Leslie Mann  •  Thomas Haden Church  •  John Cleese

Seven (1995) RT Audience 61%

Two homicide detectives are on a desperate hunt for a serial killer whose crimes are based on the "seven deadly sins" in this dark and haunting film that takes viewers from ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Fincher
CAST:  Brad Pitt  •  Morgan Freeman  •  Gwyneth Paltrow  •  R. Lee Ermey

Theodore Rex (1995) RT Audience 19%

DVD release: Jul 2003

In an alternate futuristic society, a tough female police detective is paired with a talking dinosaur to find the killer of dinosaurs and other prehistoric animals leading ...  (more)

GENRES: Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Jonathan R. Betuel
CAST:  Whoopi Goldberg  •  George Newbern  •  Armin Mueller-Stahl  •  Bud Cort

Sins of the Night (1993) RT Audience 40%

DVD release: Oct 1993

Jack Nietsche is a hardened ex-con who now works for an P.I. firm, run by Ted Quincy. Quincy's ex-lover is Roxie, now wife to godfather Tony Falcone. In a huge ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Gregory Dark
CAST:  Nick Cassavetes  •  Deborah Shelton  •  Miles O'Keeffe  •  Richard Roundtree

Amityville: A New Generation (1993) RT Audience 30%

DVD release: Oct 2005

When young photographer Keyes (Ross Partridge) snaps a picture of a mysterious homeless man the subject insists he take a dark yet strangely beautiful antique mirror. Back at ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  John Murlowski
CAST:  Ross Partridge  •  Robert Harvey  •  Lala Sloatman  •  David Naughton

Christmas in Connecticut (1992) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Oct 2004

Elizabeth is the star of a successful cooking show and author of several cookbooks. But when her manager, Alexander sees forest ranger Jefferson, who lost his cabin in a fire, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Arnold Schwarzenegger
CAST:  Dyan Cannon  •  Kris Kristofferson  •  Tony Curtis  •  Richard Roundtree

Bloodfist III: Forced to Fight (1992) RT Audience 40%

DVD release: May 2000

Don Wilson returns to the screen as a man unjustly accused of a brutal crime. Within the prison he must fight for survival, freedom and justice.  (more)

GENRES: Action
DIRECTION:  Oley Sassone
CAST:  Don 'The Dragon' Wilson  •  Richard Roundtree  •  Gregory McKinney  •  Laura Stockman

Crack House (1989) RT Audience 48%

DVD release: Mar 2005

Rick and Melissa are a pair of young lovers hoping to get out of the slums for good and escape the poverty and crime their families and friends have gotten involved in. All ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael Fischa
CAST:  Anthony Geary  •  Richard Roundtree  •  Angel Tompkins  •  Clyde Jones

Night Visitor (1989) RT Audience 14%

DVD release: Sep 2005

A teenager (Derek Rydall) insists he saw a satanist (Allen Garfield) kill the call girl next door, and tries to prove it.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Rupert Hitzig
CAST:  Kathleen Bailey  •  Jovanni Brascia  •  Brooke Bundy  •  Ann Dane