Search results for "Ron Silver"


Lifepod (1993) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Apr 2005

Lifepod cronicles the trip of eight passengers after the ship they were traveling on blew up on Christmas Eve. Immediately people start dying. The passengers begin to ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ron Silver
CAST:  Robert Loggia  •  Jessica Tuck  •  Ron Silver  •  Ed Gale

Ali (2001) RT 67% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Apr 2002

In 1964, a brash new pro boxer, fresh from his olympic gold medal victory, explodes on to the scene: Cassius Clay. Bold and outspoken, he cuts an entirely new image for ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael Mann
CAST:  Will Smith  •  Jamie Foxx  •  Jon Voight  •  Mario Van Peebles

Enemies, A Love Story (1989) RT 91% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Sep 2002

A ghostwriter finds himself romantically involved with his current wife, a married woman and his long-vanished wife.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Paul Mazursky
CAST:  Ron Silver  •  Anjelica Huston  •  Lena Olin  •  Malgorzata Zajaczkowska

Festival in Cannes (2001) RT 65% / Audience 34%

DVD release: Sep 2002

Cannes, 1999. Alice, an actress, wants to direct an indie picture. Kaz, a talkative (and maybe bogus) deal maker, promises $3 million if she'll use Millie, an aging French ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Henry Jaglom
CAST:  Anouk Aimée  •  Ron Silver  •  Greta Scacchi  •  Maximilian Schell

Garbo Talks (1984) RT 20% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Apr 2005

A New York accountant (Ron Silver) sets out to grant his dying mother's last wish--to meet film star Greta Garbo. Sidney Lumet's bittersweet 1984 comedy also stars Anne ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Sidney Lumet
CAST:  Anne Bancroft  •  Ron Silver  •  Carrie Fisher  •  Catherine Hicks

Girl 6 (1996) RT 33% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Mar 2006

Girl 6 is a 1996 American film by director Spike Lee about a phone sex operator. Theresa Randle played the title character, and playwright Suzan-Lori Parks wrote the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Spike Lee
CAST:  Theresa Randle  •  Isaiah Washington  •  Spike Lee  •  Jenifer Lewis

Reversal of Fortune (1990) RT 94% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Wealthy Sunny von Bülow lies brain-dead, husband Claus guilty of attempted murder; but he says he's innocent and hires Alan Dershowitz for his appeal.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Barbet Schroeder
CAST:  Glenn Close  •  Jeremy Irons  •  Ron Silver  •  Annabella Sciorra

Romancing the Stone (1984) RT 87% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Though she can spin wild tales of passionate romance, novelist Joan Wilder has no life of her own. Then one day adventure comes her way in the form of a mysterious package. It ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Zemeckis
CAST:  Michael Douglas  •  Kathleen Turner  •  Danny DeVito  •  Zack Norman

Silkwood (1983) RT 75% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Mar 2001

The story of Karen Silkwood, a metallurgy worker at a plutonium processing plant who was purposefully contaminated, psychologically tortured and possibly murdered to prevent ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mike Nichols
CAST:  Meryl Streep  •  Kurt Russell  •  Cher  •  Craig T. Nelson

The Entity (1982) RT Audience 61%

DVD release: May 2005

Barbara Hershey stars as Carla Moran, a hard-working single mother until the night she is raped in her bedroom by someone - or something - that she cannot see. Despite ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sidney J. Furie
CAST:  Barbara Hershey  •  Ron Silver  •  David Labiosa  •  George Coe




Timecop (1994) RT 43% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Jan 1998

An officer for a security agency that regulates time travel, must fend for his life against a shady politician who has a tie to his past.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter Hyams
CAST:  Jean-Claude Van Damme  •  Mia Sara  •  Ron Silver  •  Bruce McGill

Tunnel Vision (1976) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Jan 2013

A committee investigating TV's first uncensored network examines a typical day's programming, which includes shows, commercials, news programs, you name it. What they discover ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Neal Israel  •  Bradley R. Swirnoff
CAST:  Philip Proctor  •  Howard Hesseman  •  Dan Barrows  •  Stephen Feinberg

Semi-Tough (1977) RT 88% / Audience 32%

DVD release: May 2001

A three-way friendship between two free-spirited professional football players and the owner's daughter becomes compromised when two of them become romantically involved.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Ritchie
CAST:  Burt Reynolds  •  Kris Kristofferson  •  Jill Clayburgh  •  Robert Preston

Mr. Saturday Night (1992) RT 56% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Dec 1998

Buddy Young was the comic's comic, beloved by everyone. Now, playing to miniscule crowds in nursing homes, it seems like everybody but Buddy realizes that he should retire. As ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Billy Crystal
CAST:  Billy Crystal  •  David Paymer  •  Julie Warner  •  Mary Mara

Silent Rage (1982) RT Audience 37%

DVD release: Dec 2001

A mentally ill man in a small Texas town goes on a killing rampage and is fatally wounded by police. When doctors use an experimental serum to bring him back to life, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Michael Miller
CAST:  Chuck Norris  •  Ron Silver  •  Steven Keats  •  Toni Kalem

Lovesick (1983) RT 40% / Audience 25%

DVD release: Oct 1998

Forget about accountants who want to fly, professors whose brains are being zapped by aliens and bored housewives passing the time. The one all-consuming problem Manhattan ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Marshall Brickman
CAST:  Dudley Moore  •  Elizabeth McGovern  •  Alec Guinness  •  Christine Baranski

Live Wire (1992) RT Audience 29%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Danny O'Neill is a bomb disposal expert assigned to a case where terrorists have developed an "invisible" liquid explosive which is activated within the human body.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Christian Duguay
CAST:  Pierce Brosnan  •  Ron Silver  •  Ben Cross  •  Lisa Eilbacher

Danger Zone (1996) RT Audience 32%

Rick Morgan, an American engineer who runs a mine in East Africa, is approached one day by his friend Jim Scott, who needs someplace to store canisters of toxic waste. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Allan Eastman
CAST:  Billy Zane  •  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa  •  Lisa Collins

The White Raven (1998) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: May 2005

A journalist gets pulled into an intrigue by his editor that involves a story that he received a Pulitzer for years before. It seems that the second largest diamond ever mined ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Andrew Stevens  •  Jakub Z. Rucinski
CAST:  Ron Silver  •  Joanna Pacuła  •  Roy Scheider  •  Hannes Jaenicke