Search results for "Sean Connery"


A Bridge Too Far (1977) RT 73% / Audience 86%

DVD release: May 2001

Tells the story of operation Market Garden. A failed attempt by the allies in the latter stages of WWII to end the war quickly by securing three bridges in Holland allowing ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Richard Attenborough
CAST:  Dirk Bogarde  •  James Caan  •  Michael Caine  •  Sean Connery

Action of the Tiger (1957)

A woman hires soldier-of-fortune Carson (Van Johnson) to smuggle her into Albania by way of Greece. Their trouble is just beginning when they get there.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Terence Young
CAST:  Van Johnson  •  Martine Carol  •  Herbert Lom  •  Gustavo Rojo

Everything or Nothing: The Untold Story of 007 (2012) RT 100% / Audience 87%

A new feature documentary from Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Passion Pictures and Red Box Films. Everything or Nothing: The Untold Story of 007. Directed by Stevan Riley (Fire ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Stevan Riley
CAST:  Daniel Craig  •  Pierce Brosnan  •  Timothy Dalton  •  Roger Moore

Sir Billi (2013) RT Audience 14%

An aging, skateboarding veterinarian Sir Billi goes above and beyond the call of duty fighting villainous policemen and powerful lairds in a battle to save an illegal fugitive ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Sascha Hartmann
CAST:  Sean Connery  •  Alan Cumming  •  Miriam Margolyes  •  Ruby Wax

The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003) RT 17% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Dec 2003

To prevent a world war from breaking out, famous characters from Victorian literature band together to do battle against a cunning villain.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Fantasy • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stephen Norrington
CAST:  Sean Connery  •  Naseeruddin Shah  •  Peta Wilson  •  Tony Curran

Finding Forrester (2000) RT 74% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Apr 2001

Gus van Sant tells the story of a young African American man named Jamal who confronts his talents while living on the streets of the Bronx. He accidentally runs into an old ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Gus Van Sant
CAST:  Sean Connery  •  Rob Brown  •  F. Murray Abraham  •  Anna Paquin

Entrapment (1999) RT 38% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Nov 1999

When retired thief Robert "Mac" MacDougal is implicated in the disappearance of a priceless painting, insurance investigator Virginia "Gin" Baker sets a trap to catch her ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jon Amiel
CAST:  Catherine Zeta-Jones  •  Sean Connery  •  Ving Rhames  •  Will Patton

The James Bond Story (1999) RT Audience 82%

DVD release: Apr 2000

Bond... James Bond! Perhaps the greatest fictional cinema icon ever. He first appeared on the big screen in 1962 in Dr. No and has remained the most powerful action hero ever ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Sean Connery  •  Roger Moore  •  Pierce Brosnan

Playing by Heart (1998) RT 60% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Oct 2001

Eleven articulate people work through affairs of the heart in L.A. Paul produces Hannah's TV cooking show. Mark is dying of AIDS. Men have scalded Meredith so she rebuffs ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Willard Carroll
CAST:  Dennis Quaid  •  April Grace  •  Patricia Clarkson  •  Gena Rowlands

The Avengers (1998) RT 5% / Audience 15%

DVD release: Jul 2001

British Ministry agent John Steed, under direction from "Mother", investigates a diabolical plot by arch-villain Sir August de Wynter to rule the world with his weather ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jeremiah S. Chechik
CAST:  Ralph Fiennes  •  Uma Thurman  •  Sean Connery  •  Patrick Macnee




The Rock (1996) RT 66% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Dec 1997

A group of renegade marine commandos seizes a stockpile of chemical weapons and takes over Alcatraz, with 81 tourists as hostages. Their leader demands $100 million to be paid ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Bay
CAST:  Sean Connery  •  Nicolas Cage  •  Ed Harris  •  John Spencer

Dragonheart (1996) RT 50% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Feb 1998

In an ancient time when majestic fire-breathers soared through the skies, a knight named Bowen comes face to face and heart to heart with the last dragon on Earth, Draco. ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Rob Cohen
CAST:  Dennis Quaid  •  David Thewlis  •  Pete Postlethwaite  •  Dina Meyer

First Knight (1995) RT 47% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Oct 1997

The timeless tale of King Arthur and the legend of Camelot are retold in this passionate period drama. Arthur is reluctant to hand the crown to Lancelot, and Guinevere is torn ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jerry Zucker
CAST:  Sean Connery  •  Richard Gere  •  Julia Ormond  •  Ben Cross

Just Cause (1995) RT 25% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Jun 1999

Bobby Earl is facing the electric chair for the murder of a young girl. Eight years after the crime he calls in Paul Armstrong, a professor of law, to help prove his innocence ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Arne Glimcher
CAST:  Sean Connery  •  Laurence Fishburne  •  Blair Underwood  •  Kate Capshaw

A Good Man in Africa (1994) RT 11% / Audience 27%

DVD release: Feb 1995

Morgan Leafy is a secretary to the British High Commissioner to an Africa nation. Leafy is a man that makes himself useful to his boss, the snobbish Arthur Fanshawe, who has ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Bruce Beresford
CAST:  Colin Friels  •  Sean Connery  •  John Lithgow  •  Diana Rigg

Rising Sun (1993) RT 35% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Jun 2000

When a prostitute is found dead in a Los Angeles skyscraper occupied by a large Japanese corporation, detectives John Conner and Web Smith are called in to investigate. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Philip Kaufman
CAST:  Sean Connery  •  Wesley Snipes  •  Harvey Keitel  •  Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

Medicine Man (1992) RT 20% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Aug 1999

An eccentric scientist working for a large drug company is working on a research project in the Amazon jungle. He sends for a research assistant and a gas chromatograph ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  John McTiernan
CAST:  Sean Connery  •  Lorraine Bracco  •  José Wilker  •  Rodolfo De Alexandre

Highlander II: The Quickening (1991)

In the year 2025, the ozone layer is believed to have been destroyed. It is up to MacLeod and Rameriz to set things right. Opposition comes from both the planet Ziest (MacLeod ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Russell Mulcahy
CAST:  Christopher Lambert  •  Sean Connery  •  Virginia Madsen  •  Michael Ironside