Search results for "Tom Skerritt"


Alien (1979) RT 97% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Jan 2004

During its return to the earth, commercial spaceship Nostromo intercepts a distress signal from a distant planet. When a three-member team of the crew discovers a chamber ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ridley Scott
CAST:  Sigourney Weaver  •  Tom Skerritt  •  Veronica Cartwright  •  Harry Dean Stanton

A River Runs Through It (1992) RT 83% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Nov 1999

A River Runs Through is a cinematographically stunning true story of Norman Maclean. The story follows Norman and his brother Paul through the experiences of life and growing ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Redford
CAST:  Brad Pitt  •  Craig Sheffer  •  Tom Skerritt  •  Brenda Blethyn

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

Fallen (2007) RT Audience 68%

DVD release: May 2010

For high schooler Aaron Corbett, turning 18 means becoming not just a man but a nephilim, too -- half human, half angel, with supernatural abilities.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Mikael Salomon
CAST:  Paul Wesley  •  Tom Skerritt  •  Fernanda Andrade  •  Darren Scott

Harold and Maude (1971) RT 86% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Jun 2000

The young Harold lives in his own world of suicide-attempts and funeral visits to avoid the misery of his current family and home environment. Harold meets an 80-year-old ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Hal Ashby
CAST:  Ruth Gordon  •  Bud Cort  •  Cyril Cusack  •  Charles Tyner

Mammoth (2006)

On a hot summer afternoon in the sleepy town of Blackwater Louisiana, a meteor streaks across the sky and crashes through the roof of the local Natural History Museum. The ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Tim Cox
CAST:  Vincent Ventresca  •  Summer Glau  •  Tom Skerritt  •  Constantin Draganescu

MASH (1970)

One of the world's most acclaimed comedies, MASH focuses on three Korean War Army surgeons brilliantly brought to life by Donald Sutherland, Tom Skerritt and Elliott Gould. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Donald Sutherland  •  Elliott Gould  •  Tom Skerritt  •  Sally Kellerman

Path to War (2002) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Mar 2003

From director John Frankenheimer ('The Manchurian Candidate') comes this powerful drama of soaring ambition and shattered dreams that takes a provocative insider's look at the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Documentary • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Frankenheimer
CAST:  Michael Gambon  •  Donald Sutherland  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Bruce McGill

Poison Ivy (1992) RT 37% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Nov 1999

A seductive teen befriends an introverted high school student and schemes her way into the lives of her wealthy family.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Katt Shea
CAST:  Sara Gilbert  •  Drew Barrymore  •  Tom Skerritt  •  Cheryl Ladd

Singles (1992) RT 80% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Feb 1999

Romantic comedy about six of Seattle's young people, most of whom live in the same apartment building and whose lives revolve around the city's ever-expanding music scene. The ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Cameron Crowe
CAST:  Bridget Fonda  •  Campbell Scott  •  Kyra Sedgwick  •  Sheila Kelley




Steel Magnolias (1989) RT 69% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Jul 2000

This heart wrenching drama is about a beauty shop, in Louisana owned by Truvy, and the tragedies of all of her clients.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Herbert Ross
CAST:  Sally Field  •  Dolly Parton  •  Shirley MacLaine  •  Julia Roberts

Tears of the Sun (2003) RT 33% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Jun 2003

Navy SEAL Lieutenant A.K. Waters and his elite squadron of tactical specialists are forced to choose between their duty and their humanity, between following orders by ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Antoine Fuqua
CAST:  Bruce Willis  •  Monica Bellucci  •  Cole Hauser  •  Eamonn Walker

The China Lake Murders (1990) RT Audience 60%

DVD release: Jan 1991

A small town sheriff (Tom Skerritt) has his suspicions in a murder case which involves a rogue cop who goes on a murder spree. Contains mild sexual situations and violence.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Alan Metzger
CAST:  Tom Skerritt  •  Nancy Everhard  •  Michael Parks

The Dead Zone (1983) RT 90% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Sep 2000

Johnny Smith is a schoolteacher with his whole life ahead of him but, after leaving his fiancee's home one night, is involved in a car crash which leaves him in a coma for 5 ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Cronenberg
CAST:  Christopher Walken  •  Brooke Adams  •  Tom Skerritt  •  Martin Sheen

The Devil's Rain (1975) RT 20% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Jun 1999

Satanists in the middle west terrorize and sometimes melt the terrified locals.  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Robert Fuest
CAST:  Ernest Borgnine  •  Eddie Albert  •  Ida Lupino  •  William Shatner

Thieves Like Us (1974) RT 89% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Apr 2007

Bowie, a youthful convicted murderer, and bank robbers Chicamaw and T-Dub escape from a Mississippi chain gang in the 1930s. They hole up with a gas station attendant and ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Keith Carradine  •  Shelley Duvall  •  John Schuck  •  Bert Remsen

Top Gun (1986)

For Lieutenant Pete 'Maverick' Mitchell and his friend and Co-Pilot Nick 'Goose' Bradshaw being accepted into an elite training school for fighter pilots is a dream come true. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Tony Scott
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Kelly McGillis  •  Val Kilmer  •  Anthony Edwards

Cheech & Chong's Up in Smoke (1978)

An unemployed pot-smoking slacker and amateur drummer, Anthony Stoner ditches his strict parents and hits the road, eventually meeting kindred spirit Pedro de Pacas. While the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Lou Adler
CAST:  Cheech Marin  •  Tommy Chong  •  Strother Martin  •  Edie Adams

Wild Rovers (1971)

Ross Bodine and Frank Post are cowhands on Walt Buckman's R-Bar-R ranch. Bodine is older and broods a bit about how he will get along when he's too old to cowboy. Post is ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Western
DIRECTION:  Blake Edwards
CAST:  William Holden  •  Ryan O'Neal  •  Karl Malden  •  Lynn Carlin

Wisdom (1986)

Unable to find work after a past felony, graduate John Wisdom and his girlfriend embark on a cross-country bank-robbing spree in order to aid American farmers.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Emilio Estevez
CAST:  Emilio Estevez  •  Demi Moore  •  Tom Skerritt  •  Veronica Cartwright