Nicholas Mele

A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (1988)

Dream demon Freddy Krueger is resurrected from his apparent demise, and rapidly tracks down and kills the remainder of the Elm Street kids. However, Kristen, who can draw others into her dreams, wills her special ability to her friend Alice. Alice soon realizes ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Renny Harlin
CAST:  Robert Englund  •  Tuesday Knight  •  Ken Sagoes  •  Rodney Eastman

Dream demon Freddy Krueger is resurrected from his apparent demise, and rapidly tracks down and kills the remainder of the Elm Street kids. However, Kristen, who can draw others into her dreams, wills her special ability to her friend Alice. Alice soon realizes ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Renny Harlin
CAST:  Robert Englund  •  Tuesday Knight  •  Ken Sagoes  •  Rodney Eastman

A Nightmare on Elm Street: The Dream Child (1989)

Alice, having survived the previous installment of the Nightmare series, finds the deadly dreams of Freddy Krueger starting once again. This time, the taunting murderer is striking through the sleeping mind of Alice's unborn child. His intention is to be "born ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Hopkins
CAST:  Robert Englund  •  Lisa Wilcox  •  Erika Anderson  •  Valorie Armstrong

Alice, having survived the previous installment of the Nightmare series, finds the deadly dreams of Freddy Krueger starting once again. This time, the taunting murderer is striking through the sleeping mind of Alice's unborn child. His intention is to be "born ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Hopkins
CAST:  Robert Englund  •  Lisa Wilcox  •  Erika Anderson  •  Valorie Armstrong

Fast Getaway II (1994)

A former robber (whose partner was his father) has reformed and is now running an insurance business with his girlfriend. An ex-partner frames him for a burglary. When his father gets out of prison, they go after the ex-partner.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oley Sassone
CAST:  Corey Haim  •  Leo Rossi  •  Cynthia Rothrock  •  Wally Bujack

A former robber (whose partner was his father) has reformed and is now running an insurance business with his girlfriend. An ex-partner frames him for a burglary. When his father gets out of prison, they go after the ex-partner.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oley Sassone
CAST:  Corey Haim  •  Leo Rossi  •  Cynthia Rothrock  •  Wally Bujack

The Goodbye Girl (1977)

Paula knows that, in romance, all actors follow the same stage instruction: Exit. Without warning, her actor boyfriend splits for a movie role, and sublets their Manhattan apartment to Elliot, another actor.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Herbert Ross
CAST:  Richard Dreyfuss  •  Marsha Mason  •  Quinn Cummings  •  Paul Benedict

Paula knows that, in romance, all actors follow the same stage instruction: Exit. Without warning, her actor boyfriend splits for a movie role, and sublets their Manhattan apartment to Elliot, another actor.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Herbert Ross
CAST:  Richard Dreyfuss  •  Marsha Mason  •  Quinn Cummings  •  Paul Benedict

Wholly Moses (1980)

Harvey and Zoey, two tourists in Israel, discover an ancient scroll about Herschel, the man who was almost Moses. Herschel receives the command from God to free his people from slavery, but Moses keeps getting all the credit.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Weis
CAST:  Dudley Moore  •  Laraine Newman  •  James Coco  •  Paul Sand

Harvey and Zoey, two tourists in Israel, discover an ancient scroll about Herschel, the man who was almost Moses. Herschel receives the command from God to free his people from slavery, but Moses keeps getting all the credit.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Weis
CAST:  Dudley Moore  •  Laraine Newman  •  James Coco  •  Paul Sand

Mommie Dearest (1981)

In this biographical film, glamorous yet lonely star Joan Crawford takes in two orphans, and at first their unconventional family seems happy. But after Joan's attempts at romantic fulfillment go sour and she is fired from her contract with MGM studios, her callous ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Perry
CAST:  Faye Dunaway  •  Diana Scarwid  •  Steve Forrest  •  Howard Da Silva

In this biographical film, glamorous yet lonely star Joan Crawford takes in two orphans, and at first their unconventional family seems happy. But after Joan's attempts at romantic fulfillment go sour and she is fired from her contract with MGM studios, her callous ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Perry
CAST:  Faye Dunaway  •  Diana Scarwid  •  Steve Forrest  •  Howard Da Silva

Going Under (1991)

An American submarine races to get a nuclear weapon before a Russian submarine.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark W. Travis
CAST:  Bill Pullman  •  Ned Beatty  •  Wendy Schaal  •  Robert Vaughn

An American submarine races to get a nuclear weapon before a Russian submarine.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark W. Travis
CAST:  Bill Pullman  •  Ned Beatty  •  Wendy Schaal  •  Robert Vaughn

Torchlight (1985)

A happy marriage turns sour when the husband becomes addicted to cocaine.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thomas J. Wright
CAST:  Pamela Sue Martin  •  Steve Railsback  •  Ian McShane  •  Al Corley

A happy marriage turns sour when the husband becomes addicted to cocaine.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thomas J. Wright
CAST:  Pamela Sue Martin  •  Steve Railsback  •  Ian McShane  •  Al Corley

The Ritz (1976)

On his deathbed Carmine Vespucci's father tells him to "get Proclo". With "the hit" on, Gaetano tells a cab driver to take him where Carmine can't find him. He arrives at the Ritz, a gay bathhouse.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Lester
CAST:  Jack Weston  •  Rita Moreno  •  F. Murray Abraham  •  Treat Williams

On his deathbed Carmine Vespucci's father tells him to "get Proclo". With "the hit" on, Gaetano tells a cab driver to take him where Carmine can't find him. He arrives at the Ritz, a gay bathhouse.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Lester
CAST:  Jack Weston  •  Rita Moreno  •  F. Murray Abraham  •  Treat Williams

The Last Days of Frankie the Fly (1996)

Dreaming of ascending the underworld ladder and gaining revenge on his sadistic boss, Sal, a Mafia flunky, Frankie, tries to take a step in the right direction by "saving" an exploited, drug-addicted porn actress, Margaret.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Markle
CAST:  Dennis Hopper  •  Daryl Hannah  •  Michael Madsen  •  Kiefer Sutherland

Dreaming of ascending the underworld ladder and gaining revenge on his sadistic boss, Sal, a Mafia flunky, Frankie, tries to take a step in the right direction by "saving" an exploited, drug-addicted porn actress, Margaret.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Markle
CAST:  Dennis Hopper  •  Daryl Hannah  •  Michael Madsen  •  Kiefer Sutherland

Impulse (1990)

Regularly working alone undercover with a vice squad boss she dislikes as much as he dislikes her, Lottie Mason is living pretty much on the edge. An assignment helping out the Assistant D.A. may be the start of a serious relationship but then, tired and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sondra Locke
CAST:  Theresa Russell  •  Jeff Fahey  •  George Dzundza  •  Alan Rosenberg

Regularly working alone undercover with a vice squad boss she dislikes as much as he dislikes her, Lottie Mason is living pretty much on the edge. An assignment helping out the Assistant D.A. may be the start of a serious relationship but then, tired and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sondra Locke
CAST:  Theresa Russell  •  Jeff Fahey  •  George Dzundza  •  Alan Rosenberg

David (1988)

David is a six-year-old boy who is caught in the middle of his two feuding (& divorced) parents. His father, Charles, kidnaps him to California, where he eventually sets him on fire as a means of revenge against Marie, David's mother (Young David receives ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Erman
CAST:  Bernadette Peters  •  John Glover  •  Dan Lauria  •  George Grizzard

David is a six-year-old boy who is caught in the middle of his two feuding (& divorced) parents. His father, Charles, kidnaps him to California, where he eventually sets him on fire as a means of revenge against Marie, David's mother (Young David receives ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Erman
CAST:  Bernadette Peters  •  John Glover  •  Dan Lauria  •  George Grizzard

Young Doctors in Love (1982)

An 'Airplane!'-style spoof of hospital soap operas—a brilliant young trainee can't stand the sight of blood; a doctor romances the head nurse in order to get the key to the drugs cabinet; and there's a mafioso on the loose disguised as a woman.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Garry Marshall
CAST:  Sean Young  •  Michael McKean  •  Kyle T. Heffner  •  Rick Overton

An 'Airplane!'-style spoof of hospital soap operas—a brilliant young trainee can't stand the sight of blood; a doctor romances the head nurse in order to get the key to the drugs cabinet; and there's a mafioso on the loose disguised as a woman.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Garry Marshall
CAST:  Sean Young  •  Michael McKean  •  Kyle T. Heffner  •  Rick Overton

The Revenge of Al Capone (1989)

After Al Capone is imprisoned, he still continues to run his empire, and plots to assassinate the mayor of Chicago.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Pressman
CAST:  Keith Carradine  •  Ray Sharkey  •  Debrah Farentino  •  Charles Haid

After Al Capone is imprisoned, he still continues to run his empire, and plots to assassinate the mayor of Chicago.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Pressman
CAST:  Keith Carradine  •  Ray Sharkey  •  Debrah Farentino  •  Charles Haid

Crossing the Mob (1988)

A young mother turns a young man's streetwise life around when she reveals to him that he is the father of her infant baby.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Steven Hilliard Stern
CAST:  Maura Tierney  •  Patti D'Arbanville  •  Louis Giambalvo  •  Evan Mirand

A young mother turns a young man's streetwise life around when she reveals to him that he is the father of her infant baby.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Steven Hilliard Stern
CAST:  Maura Tierney  •  Patti D'Arbanville  •  Louis Giambalvo  •  Evan Mirand

Jimmy Zip (1999)

An abused runaway with pyromaniac tendencies teams up with a metal sculptor. Together they blow away the art world and a local crime boss.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert McGinley
CAST:  Brendan Fletcher  •  Ike Gingrich  •  Rosemary Welden  •  Honey Lauren

An abused runaway with pyromaniac tendencies teams up with a metal sculptor. Together they blow away the art world and a local crime boss.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert McGinley
CAST:  Brendan Fletcher  •  Ike Gingrich  •  Rosemary Welden  •  Honey Lauren