Adrian Pasdar

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Adrian Kayvan Pasdar (born April 30, 1965) is an American actor and film director. He is known for playing Jim Profit on the TV series Profit, for his roles in Near Dark, Carlito's Way, Mysterious Ways and as Nathan Petrelli on Heroes. Additionally, he directed the feature film Cement.

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Carlito's Way (1993)

ViolentAction-packedClassicThrilling

A Puerto-Rican ex-con, just released from prison, pledges to stay away from drugs and violence despite the pressure around him, and lead a better life outside NYC.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian De Palma
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Sean Penn  •  Penelope Ann Miller  •  John Leguizamo

A Puerto-Rican ex-con, just released from prison, pledges to stay away from drugs and violence despite the pressure around him, and lead a better life outside NYC.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian De Palma
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Sean Penn  •  Penelope Ann Miller  •  John Leguizamo

Cookie (1989)

Cookie Voltecki is the illegitimate daughter of mobster Dino Capisco, who has just finished thirteen years in prison. Since being released from jail, all that Dino wants is to settle some old scores, and make up for lost time with his daughter.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Susan Seidelman
CAST:  Peter Falk  •  Dianne Wiest  •  Michael V. Gazzo  •  Brenda Vaccaro

Cookie Voltecki is the illegitimate daughter of mobster Dino Capisco, who has just finished thirteen years in prison. Since being released from jail, all that Dino wants is to settle some old scores, and make up for lost time with his daughter.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Susan Seidelman
CAST:  Peter Falk  •  Dianne Wiest  •  Michael V. Gazzo  •  Brenda Vaccaro

Just Like a Woman (1992)

Gerald is a smart, young, high-flying American banker. Everything is great until his wife finds another woman's underwear in their bedroom and subsequently throws him out. He finds lodgings with Monica, a recently divorced 50-year old housewife, who is smitten with ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Monger
CAST:  Julie Walters  •  Adrian Pasdar  •  Paul Freeman  •  Susan Wooldridge

Gerald is a smart, young, high-flying American banker. Everything is great until his wife finds another woman's underwear in their bedroom and subsequently throws him out. He finds lodgings with Monica, a recently divorced 50-year old housewife, who is smitten with ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Monger
CAST:  Julie Walters  •  Adrian Pasdar  •  Paul Freeman  •  Susan Wooldridge

Secondhand Lions (2003)

"Secondhand Lions" follows the comedic adventures of an introverted boy left on the doorstep of a pair of reluctant, eccentric great-uncles, whose exotic remembrances stir the boy's spirit and re-ignite the men's lives.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tim McCanlies
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Robert Duvall  •  Haley Joel Osment  •  Josh Lucas

"Secondhand Lions" follows the comedic adventures of an introverted boy left on the doorstep of a pair of reluctant, eccentric great-uncles, whose exotic remembrances stir the boy's spirit and re-ignite the men's lives.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tim McCanlies
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Robert Duvall  •  Haley Joel Osment  •  Josh Lucas

Solarbabies (1986)

In a future in which most water has disappeared from the Earth, we find a group of children, mostly teenagers, who are living at an orphanage, run by the despotic rulers of the new Earth. The group in question plays a hockey based game on roller skates and is quite ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Johnson
CAST:  Richard Jordan  •  Jami Gertz  •  Jason Patric  •  Lukas Haas

In a future in which most water has disappeared from the Earth, we find a group of children, mostly teenagers, who are living at an orphanage, run by the despotic rulers of the new Earth. The group in question plays a hockey based game on roller skates and is quite ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Johnson
CAST:  Richard Jordan  •  Jami Gertz  •  Jason Patric  •  Lukas Haas

The Pompatus of Love (1996)

Four guys sit around drinking beer and talking, trying to figure out the meaning of "the pompatus of love" (from the Steve Miller song "Joker") and analyzing their relationships with women.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Schenkman
CAST:  Adrian Pasdar  •  Jon Cryer  •  Tim Guinee  •  Adam Oliensis

Four guys sit around drinking beer and talking, trying to figure out the meaning of "the pompatus of love" (from the Steve Miller song "Joker") and analyzing their relationships with women.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Schenkman
CAST:  Adrian Pasdar  •  Jon Cryer  •  Tim Guinee  •  Adam Oliensis

Top Gun (1986)

A heart-pounding combination of action, music and incredible aerial photography helped make Top Gun the blockbuster hit. of 1986. Top Gun takes a look at the danger and excitement that awaits every pilot at the Navy's prestigious fighter weapons school. Tom Cruise ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Scott
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Kelly McGillis  •  Val Kilmer  •  Anthony Edwards

A heart-pounding combination of action, music and incredible aerial photography helped make Top Gun the blockbuster hit. of 1986. Top Gun takes a look at the danger and excitement that awaits every pilot at the Navy's prestigious fighter weapons school. Tom Cruise ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Scott
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Kelly McGillis  •  Val Kilmer  •  Anthony Edwards

Cement (2000)

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DIRECTION:  Adrian Pasdar
CAST:  Chris Penn  •  Jeffrey Wright  •  Anthony DeSando  •  Sherilyn Fenn

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DIRECTION:  Adrian Pasdar
CAST:  Chris Penn  •  Jeffrey Wright  •  Anthony DeSando  •  Sherilyn Fenn

Grand Isle (1991)

A married woman in 1890s Louisiana meets a handsome Creole, reawakening her sexual desires, and is tempted into an affair with the man  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mary Lambert
CAST:  Kelly McGillis  •  Jon DeVries  •  Adrian Pasdar  •  Glenne Headly

A married woman in 1890s Louisiana meets a handsome Creole, reawakening her sexual desires, and is tempted into an affair with the man  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mary Lambert
CAST:  Kelly McGillis  •  Jon DeVries  •  Adrian Pasdar  •  Glenne Headly

Made in U.S.A. (1987)

Two men from Pennsylvania give up hope in their small run down coal mining town, and head off in search of the beaches of California. The two steal cars as they travel across the USA and are joined by a wild young woman.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ken Friedman
CAST:  Adrian Pasdar  •  Chris Penn  •  Judith Baldwin  •  Lori Singer

Two men from Pennsylvania give up hope in their small run down coal mining town, and head off in search of the beaches of California. The two steal cars as they travel across the USA and are joined by a wild young woman.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ken Friedman
CAST:  Adrian Pasdar  •  Chris Penn  •  Judith Baldwin  •  Lori Singer

The Lost Capone (1990)

While Al Capone works his way up from top-dog street gang thug captain in Chicago to U.S. crime king, his brother Jimmy Capone chooses the righteous way, actually with father's blessing, leaving Illinois for small town Harmony in Nebraska, where he adopts the alias ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Gray
CAST:  Adrian Pasdar  •  Eric Roberts  •  Ally Sheedy  •  Titus Welliver

While Al Capone works his way up from top-dog street gang thug captain in Chicago to U.S. crime king, his brother Jimmy Capone chooses the righteous way, actually with father's blessing, leaving Illinois for small town Harmony in Nebraska, where he adopts the alias ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Gray
CAST:  Adrian Pasdar  •  Eric Roberts  •  Ally Sheedy  •  Titus Welliver

The Terror Beneath (2011)

When the seeds from the original Garden of Eden are carelessly released into today's toxic climate, the plant is transformed by our contaminated environment into a writhing mass of foliage that wreaks havoc over earth.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Ziller
CAST:  Adrian Pasdar  •  James Morrison  •  David Richmond-Peck  •  Stefanie von Pfetten

When the seeds from the original Garden of Eden are carelessly released into today's toxic climate, the plant is transformed by our contaminated environment into a writhing mass of foliage that wreaks havoc over earth.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Ziller
CAST:  Adrian Pasdar  •  James Morrison  •  David Richmond-Peck  •  Stefanie von Pfetten

Big Time (1989)

Triangle drama in a media setting.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jan Egleson
CAST:  Mia Sara  •  Dennis Boutsikaris  •  Adrian Pasdar

Triangle drama in a media setting.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jan Egleson
CAST:  Mia Sara  •  Dennis Boutsikaris  •  Adrian Pasdar

Love in Another Town (1997)

Maggie refuses to mope when her cheating husband dumps her, so she reinvents her life by moving to a new town. Here she meets Jake, who has endured the same rejection.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lorraine Senna
CAST:  Victoria Principal  •  Adrian Pasdar  •  Mary Kay Place  •  Terence Knox

Maggie refuses to mope when her cheating husband dumps her, so she reinvents her life by moving to a new town. Here she meets Jake, who has endured the same rejection.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lorraine Senna
CAST:  Victoria Principal  •  Adrian Pasdar  •  Mary Kay Place  •  Terence Knox

Crossing the Line (2002)

A former basketball star moves to a small town to assistant coach for a high school championship-winning basketball team.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Graeme Clifford
CAST:  Terry Farrell  •  Adrian Pasdar  •  Sumela Kay  •  Sherry Miller

A former basketball star moves to a small town to assistant coach for a high school championship-winning basketball team.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Graeme Clifford
CAST:  Terry Farrell  •  Adrian Pasdar  •  Sumela Kay  •  Sherry Miller

Home Movie (2008)

Reverend David Poe and his psychiatrist wife trade hectic New York life for an idyllic rural farmhouse; the perfect place for 10 year old twins Jack & Emily to run, play and imagine. Documenting this lifestyle change, David decides to film every holiday and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Denham
CAST:  Adrian Pasdar  •  Cady McClain  •  Amber Joy Williams  •  Austin Williams

Reverend David Poe and his psychiatrist wife trade hectic New York life for an idyllic rural farmhouse; the perfect place for 10 year old twins Jack & Emily to run, play and imagine. Documenting this lifestyle change, David decides to film every holiday and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Denham
CAST:  Adrian Pasdar  •  Cady McClain  •  Amber Joy Williams  •  Austin Williams

Blood Trail (2005)

Adrian Pasdar, R.J. Preston and Barry Tubb star in this eerie film that melds two distinct genres: the old-fashioned Western and the jump-out-of-your-seat horror film. A pack of rough-and-tumble cowboys stumble upon a parcel of land that used to be a burial ground ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Tubb
CAST:  Raoul Max Trujillo  •  Barry Tubb  •  Adrian Pasdar

Adrian Pasdar, R.J. Preston and Barry Tubb star in this eerie film that melds two distinct genres: the old-fashioned Western and the jump-out-of-your-seat horror film. A pack of rough-and-tumble cowboys stumble upon a parcel of land that used to be a burial ground ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Barry Tubb
CAST:  Raoul Max Trujillo  •  Barry Tubb  •  Adrian Pasdar

Vital Signs (1990)

Jimmy Smits leads an all-star ensemble including Diane Lane, Adrian Pasdar, William Devane, Laura San Giacomo and Bradley Whitford in a film that's as fascinating and fast-paced as the medical profession it explores. Third year med school means too much work, too ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marisa Silver
CAST:  Adrian Pasdar  •  Diane Lane  •  William Devane  •  Norma Aleandro

Jimmy Smits leads an all-star ensemble including Diane Lane, Adrian Pasdar, William Devane, Laura San Giacomo and Bradley Whitford in a film that's as fascinating and fast-paced as the medical profession it explores. Third year med school means too much work, too ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marisa Silver
CAST:  Adrian Pasdar  •  Diane Lane  •  William Devane  •  Norma Aleandro

Grey Knight (1993)

Slave traders bring back evil voodoo entity that is accidently freed by the Confederate army during the Civil War. The entity possesses the bodies of the dead soldiers to create an army of its own bent on conquest, using the corpses of both the North and South.  (more)

DIRECTION:  George Hickenlooper
CAST:  Corbin Bernsen  •  Adrian Pasdar  •  Ray Wise  •  Cynda Williams

Slave traders bring back evil voodoo entity that is accidently freed by the Confederate army during the Civil War. The entity possesses the bodies of the dead soldiers to create an army of its own bent on conquest, using the corpses of both the North and South.  (more)

DIRECTION:  George Hickenlooper
CAST:  Corbin Bernsen  •  Adrian Pasdar  •  Ray Wise  •  Cynda Williams

Touched By Evil (1997)

Successful business advisor Ellen Collier is attacked by a serial rapist, and becomes frightened and withdrawn after the incident. She begins to regain her confidence with the help of her friends and her new boyfriend Jerry, but a series of events make her suspect ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  James A. Contner
CAST:  Paula Abdul  •  Adrian Pasdar  •  Susan Ruttan  •  Charlayne Woodard

Successful business advisor Ellen Collier is attacked by a serial rapist, and becomes frightened and withdrawn after the incident. She begins to regain her confidence with the help of her friends and her new boyfriend Jerry, but a series of events make her suspect ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  James A. Contner
CAST:  Paula Abdul  •  Adrian Pasdar  •  Susan Ruttan  •  Charlayne Woodard
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