Search results for "Robert Prosky"


Mrs. Doubtfire (1993) RT 71% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Oct 1999

Loving but irresponsible dad Daniel Hillard, estranged from his exasperated spouse, is crushed by a court order allowing only weekly visits with his kids. When Daniel learns ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Chris Columbus
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Sally Field  •  Pierce Brosnan  •  Harvey Fierstein

Dead Man Walking (1995) RT 95% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Sep 1998

A justice drama based on a true story about a man on death row who in his last days forms a strong relationship with a nun who teaches him forgiveness and gives him ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Tim Robbins
CAST:  Susan Sarandon  •  Sean Penn  •  Robert Prosky  •  Raymond J. Barry

Thief (1981) RT 96% / Audience 80%

DVD release: May 2001

Frank is an expert professional safecracker, specialized in high-profile diamond heists. He plans to use his ill-gotten income to retire from crime and build a nice life for ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Mann
CAST:  James Caan  •  Tuesday Weld  •  Willie Nelson  •  James Belushi

Broadcast News (1987) RT 98% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Oct 1999

Basket-case network news producer Jane Craig falls for new reporter Tom Grunnick, a pretty boy who represents the trend towards entertainment news she despises. Aaron Altman, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  James L. Brooks
CAST:  William Hurt  •  Albert Brooks  •  Holly Hunter  •  Robert Prosky

Christine (1983)

Geeky student Arnie Cunningham falls for Christine, a rusty 1958 Plymouth Fury, and becomes obsessed with restoring the classic automobile to her former glory. As the car ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  John Carpenter
CAST:  Keith Gordon  •  John Stockwell  •  Alexandra Paul  •  Robert Prosky

Dudley Do-Right (1999) RT 16% / Audience 23%

DVD release: Dec 1999

Based on the 60's-era cartoon of the same name. Royal Canadian Mountie Dudley Do-right is busy keeping the peace in his small mountain town when his old rival, Snidely ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Romance
DIRECTION:  Hugh Wilson
CAST:  Brendan Fraser  •  Sarah Jessica Parker  •  Alfred Molina  •  Eric Idle

Far and Away (1992) RT 50% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Jun 1998

A young man (Cruise) leaves Ireland with his landlord's daughter (Kidman) after some trouble with her father, and they dream of owning land at the big giveaway in Oklahoma ca. ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  Ron Howard
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Nicole Kidman  •  Thomas Gibson  •  Robert Prosky

Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990) RT 67% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Aug 2002

Young sweethearts Billy and Kate move to the Big Apple, land jobs in a high-tech office park and soon reunite with the friendly and lovable Gizmo. But a series of accidents ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Joe Dante  •  Chuck Jones
CAST:  Zach Galligan  •  Phoebe Cates  •  John Glover  •  Robert Prosky

Last Action Hero (1993) RT 37% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Sep 1997

Danny is obsessed with a fictional movie character action hero Jack Slater. When a magical ticket transports him into Jack's latest adventure, Danny finds himself in a world ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  John McTiernan
CAST:  Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  Austin O'Brien  •  Charles Dance  •  F. Murray Abraham

The Chamber (1996) RT 12% / Audience 38%

DVD release: May 1998

Having survived the hatred and bigotry that was his Klansman grandfather's only legacy, young attorney Adam Hall seeks at the last minute to appeal the old man's death ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  James Foley
CAST:  Chris O'Donnell  •  Gene Hackman  •  Faye Dunaway  •  Robert Prosky




The Great Outdoors (1988)

It's vacation time for outdoorsy Chicago man Chet Ripley, along with his wife, Connie, and their two kids, Buck and Ben. But a serene weekend of fishing at a Wisconsin ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Howard Deutch
CAST:  John Candy  •  Dan Aykroyd  •  Annette Bening  •  Stephanie Faracy

The Keep (1983) RT 36% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Nov 2004

Nazis take over an ancient fortress that contains a mysterious entity that wreaks havoc and death upon them.  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Michael Mann
CAST:  Scott Glenn  •  Alberta Watson  •  Jürgen Prochnow  •  Robert Prosky

The Scarlet Letter (1995) RT 14% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Jun 2002

Set in puritanical Boston in the mid 1600s, the story of seamstress Hester Prynne, who is outcast after she becomes pregnant by a respected reverend. She refuses to divulge ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Roland Joffé
CAST:  Demi Moore  •  Gary Oldman  •  Robert Duvall  •  Robert Prosky

Green Card (1990) RT 56% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Mar 2003

Urban horticulturalist Brontë Mitchell has her eye on a gorgeous apartment, but the building's board will rent it only to a married couple. Georges Fauré, a waiter from France ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Peter Weir
CAST:  Gérard Depardieu  •  Andie MacDowell  •  Bebe Neuwirth  •  Gregg Edelman

Rudy (1993) RT 80% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Rudy grew up in a steel mill town where most people ended up working, but wanted to play football at Notre Dame instead. There were only a couple of problems. His grades were ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  David Anspaugh
CAST:  Sean Astin  •  Jon Favreau  •  Ned Beatty  •  Greta Lind

Hoffa (1992) RT 52% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Jan 2004

Jack Nicholson's portrait of union leader James R. Hoffa, as seen through the eyes of his friend, Bobby Ciaro (Danny DeVito). The film follows Hoffa through his countless ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • History
DIRECTION:  Danny DeVito
CAST:  Jack Nicholson  •  Danny DeVito  •  Armand Assante  •  J. T. Walsh

Monsignor (1982) RT Audience 17%

DVD release: Jan 2012

The vows of an ambitious young American priest are tested during World War II. Not only does Father John Flaherty get involved with the black market to raise money for the ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Frank Perry
CAST:  Christopher Reeve  •  Geneviève Bujold  •  Fernando Rey  •  Jason Miller

Outrageous Fortune (1987) RT 50% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Oct 2001

Refined actress Lauren Ames finally has a chance to study with the great theatre professor Stanislav Korzenowski. Sandy Brozinsky, a brash, loud actress, decides through ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Arthur Hiller
CAST:  Shelley Long  •  Bette Midler  •  Peter Coyote  •  Robert Prosky

The Lake (1998) RT Audience 78%

Jackie Ivers is a Los Angeles nurse who returns home to the small town of San Vicente to find that her friends and family have taken on bizarrely different personalities. ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  David Jackson
CAST:  Yasmine Bleeth  •  Linden Ashby  •  Stanley Anderson  •  Haley Joel Osment