Austin O'Brien

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Austin O'Brien (born May 11, 1981) is an American actor from Eugene, Oregon. He may be best known for playing the co-lead Danny Madigan in the Arnold Schwarzenegger-movie Last Action Hero, followed by his turn into romance as Nick Zsigmond in My Girl 2, and a part in both The Lawnmower Man and its sequel.  O'Brien is the son of Valerian O'Brien and the older brother of actor Trever O'Brien. Description above from the Wikipedia article Austin O'Brien, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Apollo 13 (1995)

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The true story of technical troubles that scuttle the Apollo 13 lunar mission in 1970, risking the lives of astronaut Jim Lovell and his crew, with the failed journey turning into a thrilling saga of heroism. Drifting more than 200,000 miles from Earth, the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ron Howard
CAST:  Tom Hanks  •  Bill Paxton  •  Kevin Bacon  •  Gary Sinise

The true story of technical troubles that scuttle the Apollo 13 lunar mission in 1970, risking the lives of astronaut Jim Lovell and his crew, with the failed journey turning into a thrilling saga of heroism. Drifting more than 200,000 miles from Earth, the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ron Howard
CAST:  Tom Hanks  •  Bill Paxton  •  Kevin Bacon  •  Gary Sinise

Last Action Hero (1993)

Danny is obsessed with a fictional movie character action hero Jack Slater. When a magical ticket transports him into Jack's latest adventure, Danny finds himself in a world where movie magic and reality collide. Now it's up to Danny to save the life of his hero ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John McTiernan
CAST:  Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  Austin O'Brien  •  Charles Dance  •  F. Murray Abraham

Danny is obsessed with a fictional movie character action hero Jack Slater. When a magical ticket transports him into Jack's latest adventure, Danny finds himself in a world where movie magic and reality collide. Now it's up to Danny to save the life of his hero ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John McTiernan
CAST:  Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  Austin O'Brien  •  Charles Dance  •  F. Murray Abraham

The Baby-Sitters Club (1995)

Seven junior-high-school girls organize a daycare camp for children while at the same time experiencing classic adolescent growing pains.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Melanie Mayron
CAST:  Schuyler Fisk  •  Bre Blair  •  Rachael Leigh Cook  •  Larisa Oleynik

Seven junior-high-school girls organize a daycare camp for children while at the same time experiencing classic adolescent growing pains.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Melanie Mayron
CAST:  Schuyler Fisk  •  Bre Blair  •  Rachael Leigh Cook  •  Larisa Oleynik

The Lawnmower Man (1992)

A simple man is turned into a genius through the application of computer science.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brett Leonard
CAST:  Jeff Fahey  •  Pierce Brosnan  •  Jenny Wright  •  Austin O'Brien

A simple man is turned into a genius through the application of computer science.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brett Leonard
CAST:  Jeff Fahey  •  Pierce Brosnan  •  Jenny Wright  •  Austin O'Brien

My Girl 2 (1994)

Vada Sultenfuss has a holiday coming up, and an assignment: to do and essay on someone she admires and has never met. She decides she wants to do an assignment on her mother, but quickly realises she knows very little about her. She manages to get her father to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Howard Zieff
CAST:  Dan Aykroyd  •  Jamie Lee Curtis  •  Anna Chlumsky  •  Austin O'Brien

Vada Sultenfuss has a holiday coming up, and an assignment: to do and essay on someone she admires and has never met. She decides she wants to do an assignment on her mother, but quickly realises she knows very little about her. She manages to get her father to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Howard Zieff
CAST:  Dan Aykroyd  •  Jamie Lee Curtis  •  Anna Chlumsky  •  Austin O'Brien

Prehysteria! (1993)

A young boy and his family embark on a series of adventures when the boy finds some mysterious eggs which hatch to reveal a brood of baby dinosaurs.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Band  •  Albert Band
CAST:  Brett Cullen  •  Colleen Morris  •  Samantha Mills  •  Austin O'Brien

A young boy and his family embark on a series of adventures when the boy finds some mysterious eggs which hatch to reveal a brood of baby dinosaurs.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Band  •  Albert Band
CAST:  Brett Cullen  •  Colleen Morris  •  Samantha Mills  •  Austin O'Brien

Only Once (1998)

Greg and Kellie are two well adjusted and highly-motivated teenagers, from happy homes with loving parents. They find they have much in common, including their future college goals, their love of family and the Lord. They fall in love and into temptation "Only Once ...  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Britt Leary  •  Austin O'Brien

Greg and Kellie are two well adjusted and highly-motivated teenagers, from happy homes with loving parents. They find they have much in common, including their future college goals, their love of family and the Lord. They fall in love and into temptation "Only Once ...  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Britt Leary  •  Austin O'Brien

Bounty (2009)

Nate, a bounty hunter, keeps searching for money to pay back a debt. He discovers there's an outlaw and her reward is enough to avoid his hanging. Nate must break the outlaw out of jail in order to save his life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jared Isham
CAST:  Jarret LeMaster  •  Michelle Acuna  •  Austin O'Brien

Nate, a bounty hunter, keeps searching for money to pay back a debt. He discovers there's an outlaw and her reward is enough to avoid his hanging. Nate must break the outlaw out of jail in order to save his life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jared Isham
CAST:  Jarret LeMaster  •  Michelle Acuna  •  Austin O'Brien

A Christmas Too Many (2007)

Disaster strikes when an aging actress invites her eccentric family to Hollywood for the holidays.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Wallis
CAST:  Mickey Rooney  •  Ruta Lee  •  Andrew Keegan  •  Sam McMurray

Disaster strikes when an aging actress invites her eccentric family to Hollywood for the holidays.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Wallis
CAST:  Mickey Rooney  •  Ruta Lee  •  Andrew Keegan  •  Sam McMurray

Innocent (2009)

Based on a true incident, Innocent is the compelling tale of five disparate lives that become inextricably entangled one cold Chicago morning. Told in real-time, Helix is America's first action crime drama ever to be shoot in one continuous take without any edits. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Aram Rappaport
CAST:  Alexa PenaVega  •  Austin O'Brien  •  Carlo Lorenzo Garcia  •  Nick Eversman

Based on a true incident, Innocent is the compelling tale of five disparate lives that become inextricably entangled one cold Chicago morning. Told in real-time, Helix is America's first action crime drama ever to be shoot in one continuous take without any edits. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Aram Rappaport
CAST:  Alexa PenaVega  •  Austin O'Brien  •  Carlo Lorenzo Garcia  •  Nick Eversman

Lawnmower Man 2: Beyond Cyberspace (1996)

Jobe is resuscitated by Jonathan Walker. He wants Jobe to create a special computer chip that would connect all the computers in the world into one network, which Walker would control and use. But what Walker doesn't realize is a group of teenage hackers are on to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Farhad Mann
CAST:  Patrick Bergin  •  Matt Frewer  •  Austin O'Brien  •  Ely Pouget

Jobe is resuscitated by Jonathan Walker. He wants Jobe to create a special computer chip that would connect all the computers in the world into one network, which Walker would control and use. But what Walker doesn't realize is a group of teenage hackers are on to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Farhad Mann
CAST:  Patrick Bergin  •  Matt Frewer  •  Austin O'Brien  •  Ely Pouget

Spirit (2001)

When Kelly and her father move to New Orleans after the death of her mother, strange things start happening in their new home. Kelly is convinced that the house is haunted by a ghost who needs her help. Her father does not believe her, so she enlists her friend ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Slovis
CAST:  Greg Evigan  •  Elisabeth Moss  •  Austin O'Brien  •  Valerie Wildman

When Kelly and her father move to New Orleans after the death of her mother, strange things start happening in their new home. Kelly is convinced that the house is haunted by a ghost who needs her help. Her father does not believe her, so she enlists her friend ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Slovis
CAST:  Greg Evigan  •  Elisabeth Moss  •  Austin O'Brien  •  Valerie Wildman