Search results for "Robin Gammell"


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Contact (1997) RT 62% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Dec 1997

Contact is a science fiction film about an encounter with alien intelligence. Based on the novel by Carl Sagan the film starred Jodie Foster as the one chosen scientist who ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Robert Zemeckis
CAST:  Jodie Foster  •  David Morse  •  Matthew McConaughey  •  James Woods

Dave (1993) RT 94% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Apr 1998

Bill Mitchell is the philandering and distant President of the United States. Dave Kovic is a sweet-natured and caring Temp Agency operator, who by a staggering coincidence ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ivan Reitman
CAST:  Kevin Kline  •  Sigourney Weaver  •  Frank Langella  •  Kevin Dunn

Nightmares (1983) RT 17% / Audience 34%

DVD release: Aug 1999

A collection of short stories. In one a woman who leaves her house late at night to drive to the store while a killer is loose encounters some problems. In the second an ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Joseph Sargent
CAST:  Emilio Estevez  •  Cristina Raines  •  Lance Henriksen  •  Richard Masur

Project X (1987) RT 78% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Feb 2005

A young inductee into the military is given the task of looking after some chimpanzees used in the mysterious "Project X". Getting to know the chimps fairly well, he begins to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Kaplan
CAST:  Matthew Broderick  •  Helen Hunt  •  Willie  •  William Sadler

Last Night (1998) RT 84% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Mar 2000

Various citizens of Toronto anxiously await the end of the world, which is occurring at the stroke of midnight on New Year's Day. While widower Patrick Wheeler braces for his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Don McKellar
CAST:  Don McKellar  •  Sandra Oh  •  Roberta Maxwell  •  Robin Gammell

The Girl Next Door (1999) RT 55% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Aug 2004

There's someone peeping through windows so Arthur has been asked to watch the neighbour's eighteen year old daughter while her parents are away. Soon their mutual attraction ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Eric Till
CAST:  Henry Czerny  •  Simon MacCorkindale  •  Gary Busey  •  Alberta Watson

Rituals (1977) RT Audience 54%

DVD release: Aug 1989

Five doctors on a wilderness outing are stalked by disfigured, crazed killers.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter Carter
CAST:  Hal Holbrook  •  Lawrence Dane  •  Robin Gammell  •  Ken James

The Arrow (1997) RT Audience 78%

This series tells the story of the world's fastest fighter plane ever built, in 1950's Canada, and how the project was dropped due to political pressure from the United States.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Drama
DIRECTION:  Don McBrearty
CAST:  Sara Botsford  •  Aidan Devine  •  Nigel Bennett  •  Jonathan Whittaker

The Winds of Kitty Hawk (1978) RT Audience 100%

A beautifully photographed story that gives insight into the lives and accomplishments of the Wright brothers and the period in which they lived.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  E.W. Swackhamer
CAST:  Michael Moriarty  •  David Huffman  •  Tom Bower  •  Robin Gammell

The King Of Love (1987)

A publishing empire founder discovers that his rise to power was costly.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Anthony Wilkinson
CAST:  Sela Ward  •  Nick Mancuso  •  Rip Torn  •  Michael Lerner




Highpoint (1982)

James Hatcher embezzles ten million dollars from a joint mafia/CIA operation, leaving them squabbling with each other. Unemployed Lewis Kinney gets caught up in the intrigue, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter Carter
CAST:  Richard Harris  •  Christopher Plummer  •  Beverly D'Angelo  •  Kate Reid

Net Worth (1995)

The story of the NHL's early years, focusing on the battle between the players, led by Hall of Famer Ted Lindsay, and the owners, over issues of benefits, pensions and the like.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jerry Ciccoritti
CAST:  Aidan Devine  •  Kevin Conway  •  Robin Gammell  •  Carl Marotte

Thursday's Child (1983) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Aug 2007

Sam Alden is the 17-year-old high school star player in baseball who seems to have it all. However, his family notices that he is often bothered with fits of coughing. Worried ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  David Lowell Rich
CAST:  Gena Rowlands  •  Rob Lowe  •  Don Murray  •  Jessica Walter

Full Circle (1978)

After the death of her daughter, Julia Lofting, a wealthy housewife, moves to London to re-start her life. All seems well until she is haunted by the sadness of losing her own ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Richard Loncraine
CAST:  Mia Farrow  •  Tom Conti  •  Keir Dullea  •  Robin Gammell

Bone Daddy (1998) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: Mar 2005

Doctor Palmer, a former pathologist, wrote a fictional book based on his real cases. In the book, the madman gets caught, but in reality he is still uncaught. After the book ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mario Philip Azzopardi
CAST:  Rutger Hauer  •  Barbara Williams  •  R.H. Thomson  •  Joseph Kell

Klondike Fever (1980)

DVD release: Aug 2005

This movie chronicles Jack London's epic journey from San Francisco to the Klondike gold fields in 1898.  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Peter Carter
CAST:  Jeff East  •  Rod Steiger  •  Angie Dickinson  •  Lorne Greene

Lipstick (1976) RT 14% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Oct 2003

An aspiring avant-garde composer rapes a fashion model. When she takes him to court, she's slut-shamed by the defense and the man is exonerated. But justice will be served.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Lamont Johnson
CAST:  Margaux Hemingway  •  Chris Sarandon  •  Mariel Hemingway  •  Anne Bancroft

If These Walls Could Talk (1996) RT 88% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Mar 2000

If These Walls Could Talk follows the plights of three different women and their experiences with abortion. Each of the three stories takes place in the same house in three ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Cher  •  Nancy Savoca
CAST:  Demi Moore  •  Shirley Knight  •  Catherine Keener  •  Jason London

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