Search results for "Veronica Cartwright"


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

InSight (2011) RT Audience 34%

DVD release: Feb 2012

Kaitlyn, an ER nurse who is tending to a young stabbing victim, is accidentally electrocuted by the defibrillator that is used in an effort to save the woman's life. Almost ...  (more)

GENRES: Foreign • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Gabai
CAST:  Lesley-Ann Brandt  •  Max Perlich  •  Matt Knudsen  •  Rick Overton

Neowolf (2010)

When an aspiring rock musician Tony returns to his college town to make up with his estranged girlfriend Rosemary, he finds his life taking an unexpected turn to the dark side ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Yvan Gauthier  •  Jonathan Carloff
CAST:  Jacob Browne  •  Agim Kaba  •  Michael Frascino  •  Heidi Johanningmeier

Call of the Wild (2009)

Self-centered and status-conscious, ten year old Ryann Hale journeys to Montana to visit her down-to-earth grandpa, Bill Hale. Ryann bonds with a wolf-dog, Buck, and schemes ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  Richard Gabai
CAST:  Christopher Lloyd  •  Ariel Gade  •  Timothy Bottoms  •  Veronica Cartwright

The Invasion (2007) RT 19% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Jan 2008

Washington, D.C. psychologist Carol Bennell and her colleague Dr. Ben Driscoll are the only two people on Earth who are aware of an epidemic running rampant through the city. ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Oliver Hirschbiegel  •  James McTeigue
CAST:  Nicole Kidman  •  Daniel Craig  •  Jeremy Northam  •  Jeffrey Wright

Kinsey (2004) RT 90% / Audience 75%

DVD release: May 2005

Kinsey is a portrait of researcher Alfred Kinsey, driven to uncover the most private secrets of a nation. What begins for Kinsey as a scientific endeavor soon takes on an ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Bill Condon
CAST:  Liam Neeson  •  Laura Linney  •  Chris O'Donnell  •  Peter Sarsgaard

Quicksilver Highway (1997) RT Audience 24%

DVD release: May 2005

This film is actually two one hour stories, the first based on a Stephen King story called the "Chattering Teeth" about a man who picks up a hitchhiker and the second is based ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mick Garris
CAST:  Christopher Lloyd  •  Matt Frewer  •  Raphael Sbarge  •  Missy Crider

The Lottery (1996) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Feb 2003

On his deathbed in the hospital, Jason's father asks that his ashes be spread over the top of his wife's grave. Jason, who came to the city with his father at a young age, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Daniel Sackheim
CAST:  Dan Cortese  •  Veronica Cartwright  •  Keri Russell

Candyman 2: Farewell to the Flesh (1995)

The Candyman moves on to New Orleans and starts his horrific murders once more. This time, his intended victim is a school teacher. Her father was killed by the Candyman, and ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Bill Condon
CAST:  Tony Todd  •  Kelly Rowan  •  William O'Leary  •  Bill Nunn

Dead Air (1994) RT Audience 83%

DVD release: Jun 1995

A distraught disc jockey (Gregory Hines) seeks out a mystery caller (Debrah Farentino) who may be the killer of his girlfriend (Laura Harrington).  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Fred Walton
CAST:  Gregory Hines  •  Debrah Farentino  •  Laura Harrington  •  W. Earl Brown




Desperate for Love (1989)

DVD release: Aug 2000

The story of murder among a trio of teenagers after a boy breaks up with a girl and she runs into the arms of his vulnerable best friend.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Tuchner
CAST:  Tammy Lauren  •  Brian Bloom  •  Veronica Cartwright  •  Scott Paulin

The Witches of Eastwick (1987) RT 73% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Aug 1997

Three single women in a picturesque village have their wishes granted - at a cost - when a mysterious and flamboyant man arrives in their lives.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Horror
DIRECTION:  George Miller
CAST:  Jack Nicholson  •  Cher  •  Susan Sarandon  •  Michelle Pfeiffer

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

Flight of the Navigator (1986) RT 81% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Jun 2004

In Flight of the Navigator, 12-year old David Freeman goes missing in 1978, only to reappear in 1986. In the eight years that have passed, he hasn't aged. It's no coincidence ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Randal Kleiser
CAST:  Joey Cramer  •  Paul Reubens  •  Matt Adler  •  Veronica Cartwright

The Right Stuff (1983)

Tom Wolfe's book on the history of the U.S. Space program reads like a novel, and the film has that same fictional quality. It covers the breaking of the sound barrier by ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Philip Kaufman
CAST:  Sam Shepard  •  Scott Glenn  •  Ed Harris  •  Dennis Quaid

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

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978) RT 94% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Aug 2001

The first remake of the paranoid infiltration classic moves the setting for the invasion, from a small town to the city of San Francisco and starts as Matthew Bennell notices ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Philip Kaufman
CAST:  Donald Sutherland  •  Brooke Adams  •  Leonard Nimoy  •  Veronica Cartwright