Frances Lee McCain

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Scream (1996)

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A killer known as Ghostface begins killing off teenagers, and as the body count begins rising, one girl and her friends find themselves contemplating the 'rules' of horror films as they try to survive a real-life one.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Wes Craven
CAST:  Neve Campbell  •  David Arquette  •  Courteney Cox  •  Skeet Ulrich

A killer known as Ghostface begins killing off teenagers, and as the body count begins rising, one girl and her friends find themselves contemplating the 'rules' of horror films as they try to survive a real-life one.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Wes Craven
CAST:  Neve Campbell  •  David Arquette  •  Courteney Cox  •  Skeet Ulrich

Back to the Future (1985)

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Eighties teenager Marty McFly is accidentally sent back in time to 1955, inadvertently disrupting his parents' first meeting and attracting his mother's romantic interest. Marty must repair the damage to history by rekindling his parents' romance and - with the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Zemeckis
CAST:  Michael J. Fox  •  Christopher Lloyd  •  Lea Thompson  •  Crispin Glover

Eighties teenager Marty McFly is accidentally sent back in time to 1955, inadvertently disrupting his parents' first meeting and attracting his mother's romantic interest. Marty must repair the damage to history by rekindling his parents' romance and - with the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Zemeckis
CAST:  Michael J. Fox  •  Christopher Lloyd  •  Lea Thompson  •  Crispin Glover

Footloose (1984)

When teenager Ren and his family move from big-city Chicago to a small town in the West, he's in for a real case of culture shock after discovering he's living in a place where music and dancing are illegal.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Herbert Ross
CAST:  Kevin Bacon  •  John Lithgow  •  Dianne Wiest  •  Chris Penn

When teenager Ren and his family move from big-city Chicago to a small town in the West, he's in for a real case of culture shock after discovering he's living in a place where music and dancing are illegal.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Herbert Ross
CAST:  Kevin Bacon  •  John Lithgow  •  Dianne Wiest  •  Chris Penn

Gremlins (1984)

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When Billy Peltzer is given a strange but adorable pet named Gizmo for Christmas, he inadvertently breaks the three important rules of caring for a Mogwai, and unleashes a horde of mischievous gremlins on a small town.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Dante
CAST:  Zach Galligan  •  Phoebe Cates  •  Hoyt Axton  •  Polly Holliday

When Billy Peltzer is given a strange but adorable pet named Gizmo for Christmas, he inadvertently breaks the three important rules of caring for a Mogwai, and unleashes a horde of mischievous gremlins on a small town.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Dante
CAST:  Zach Galligan  •  Phoebe Cates  •  Hoyt Axton  •  Polly Holliday

Patch Adams (1998)

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The true story of Dr. Hunter "Patch" Adams, who in the 1970s found that humor is the best medicine, and was willing to do just anything to make his patients laugh—even if it meant risking his own career.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Shadyac
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Philip Seymour Hoffman  •  Bob Gunton  •  Peter Coyote

The true story of Dr. Hunter "Patch" Adams, who in the 1970s found that humor is the best medicine, and was willing to do just anything to make his patients laugh—even if it meant risking his own career.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Shadyac
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Philip Seymour Hoffman  •  Bob Gunton  •  Peter Coyote

Real Life (1979)

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A pushy, narcissistic filmmaker persuades a Phoenix family to let him and his crew film their everyday lives, in the manner of the ground-breaking PBS series "An American Family".  (more)

DIRECTION:  Albert Brooks
CAST:  Albert Brooks  •  Joseph Schaffler  •  Phyllis Quinn  •  Lisa Urette

A pushy, narcissistic filmmaker persuades a Phoenix family to let him and his crew film their everyday lives, in the manner of the ground-breaking PBS series "An American Family".  (more)

DIRECTION:  Albert Brooks
CAST:  Albert Brooks  •  Joseph Schaffler  •  Phyllis Quinn  •  Lisa Urette

Stand by Me (1986)

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Gordie, Chris, Teddy and Vern are four friends who decide to hike to find the corpse of Ray Brower, a local teenager, who was hit by a train while plucking blueberries in the wild.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rob Reiner
CAST:  Wil Wheaton  •  River Phoenix  •  Corey Feldman  •  Jerry O'Connell

Gordie, Chris, Teddy and Vern are four friends who decide to hike to find the corpse of Ray Brower, a local teenager, who was hit by a train while plucking blueberries in the wild.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rob Reiner
CAST:  Wil Wheaton  •  River Phoenix  •  Corey Feldman  •  Jerry O'Connell

True Crime (1999)

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Boozer, skirt chaser, careless father. You could create your own list of reporter Steve Everett's faults but there's no time. A San Quentin Death Row prisoner is slated to die at midnight – a man Everett has suddenly realized is innocent.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Clint Eastwood
CAST:  Clint Eastwood  •  Isaiah Washington  •  LisaGay Hamilton  •  Diane Venora

Boozer, skirt chaser, careless father. You could create your own list of reporter Steve Everett's faults but there's no time. A San Quentin Death Row prisoner is slated to die at midnight – a man Everett has suddenly realized is innocent.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Clint Eastwood
CAST:  Clint Eastwood  •  Isaiah Washington  •  LisaGay Hamilton  •  Diane Venora

Murder in Three Acts (1986)

In Acapulco, Hercule Poirot attends a dinner party in which one of the guests clutches his throat and suddenly dies. The causes seem to be natural until another party with most of the same guests produces another corpse.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Nelson
CAST:  Peter Ustinov  •  Tony Curtis  •  Emma Samms  •  Jonathan Cecil

In Acapulco, Hercule Poirot attends a dinner party in which one of the guests clutches his throat and suddenly dies. The causes seem to be natural until another party with most of the same guests produces another corpse.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Nelson
CAST:  Peter Ustinov  •  Tony Curtis  •  Emma Samms  •  Jonathan Cecil

Police Story: The Freeway Killings (1987)

Thriller/Drama about LAPD detectives tracking down two serial killers who are murdering hookers.  (more)

DIRECTION:  William A. Graham
CAST:  Richard Crenna  •  Angie Dickinson  •  Tony Lo Bianco  •  Don Meredith

Thriller/Drama about LAPD detectives tracking down two serial killers who are murdering hookers.  (more)

DIRECTION:  William A. Graham
CAST:  Richard Crenna  •  Angie Dickinson  •  Tony Lo Bianco  •  Don Meredith

Ray Alexander: A Taste For Justice (1994)

Ray investigates the murder of a psychiatrist.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Nelson
CAST:  Louis Gossett Jr.  •  James Coburn  •  Tracy Nelson  •  Danny Nucci

Ray investigates the murder of a psychiatrist.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Nelson
CAST:  Louis Gossett Jr.  •  James Coburn  •  Tracy Nelson  •  Danny Nucci

Marian Rose White (1982)

Marian Rose White is placed in a State Home for the feeble-minded by her uncaring mother when her father dies. She is a young teenager and there is nothing wrong with her except for some clumsiness, mostly caused by poor vision. State law (in 1934) requires ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Day
CAST:  Nancy Cartwright  •  Charles Aidman  •  Ruth Silveira  •  Louis Giambalvo

Marian Rose White is placed in a State Home for the feeble-minded by her uncaring mother when her father dies. She is a young teenager and there is nothing wrong with her except for some clumsiness, mostly caused by poor vision. State law (in 1934) requires ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Day
CAST:  Nancy Cartwright  •  Charles Aidman  •  Ruth Silveira  •  Louis Giambalvo

All the Way Home (1981)

A wife and mother in 1915 Tennessee copes with the loss of her husband and the necessity of raising their children alone.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Delbert Mann
CAST:  Sally Field  •  William Hurt  •  Ned Beatty  •  Ellen Corby

A wife and mother in 1915 Tennessee copes with the loss of her husband and the necessity of raising their children alone.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Delbert Mann
CAST:  Sally Field  •  William Hurt  •  Ned Beatty  •  Ellen Corby

Stitch in Time (2012)

Roy Stitch was the best collector his Uncle Norman had ever seen, but when an unforgivable act is committed, Roy is pushed into the depths of depression, unable to perform on the job. Trapped in a world of brutality and deception, Roy must now choose between ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jigeesh Magar
CAST:  Jesse Steccato  •  Mackenzie Firgens  •  Richard Riehle  •  Nicole DuPort

Roy Stitch was the best collector his Uncle Norman had ever seen, but when an unforgivable act is committed, Roy is pushed into the depths of depression, unable to perform on the job. Trapped in a world of brutality and deception, Roy must now choose between ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jigeesh Magar
CAST:  Jesse Steccato  •  Mackenzie Firgens  •  Richard Riehle  •  Nicole DuPort

The Laughing Policeman (1973)

When a gunman opens fire on a crowded city bus in San Francisco, Detective Dave Evans is killed, along with the man he'd been following in relation to a murder. Evans' partner, Sgt. Jake Martin, becomes obsessed with solving the case.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stuart Rosenberg
CAST:  Walter Matthau  •  Bruce Dern  •  Louis Gossett Jr.  •  Albert Paulsen

When a gunman opens fire on a crowded city bus in San Francisco, Detective Dave Evans is killed, along with the man he'd been following in relation to a murder. Evans' partner, Sgt. Jake Martin, becomes obsessed with solving the case.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stuart Rosenberg
CAST:  Walter Matthau  •  Bruce Dern  •  Louis Gossett Jr.  •  Albert Paulsen

Scandal in a Small Town (1988)

Leda Beth Vincent lives in the small town of Shiloh and works as a cocktail waitress there. She is not too well thought of as she is nothing of a blushing virgin. But she is far from a whore and brings up her daughter Julie, a high school student, as a loving ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anthony Page
CAST:  Raquel Welch  •  Ronny Cox  •  Christa Denton  •  Frances Lee McCain

Leda Beth Vincent lives in the small town of Shiloh and works as a cocktail waitress there. She is not too well thought of as she is nothing of a blushing virgin. But she is far from a whore and brings up her daughter Julie, a high school student, as a loving ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anthony Page
CAST:  Raquel Welch  •  Ronny Cox  •  Christa Denton  •  Frances Lee McCain

Ziegfeld: The Man and His Women (1978)

Four women intimate with the showman tell his life story.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Buzz Kulik
CAST:  Paul Shenar  •  Samantha Eggar  •  David Levy  •  Barbara Parkins

Four women intimate with the showman tell his life story.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Buzz Kulik
CAST:  Paul Shenar  •  Samantha Eggar  •  David Levy  •  Barbara Parkins

It Takes Two (1988)

Travis is due to marry Stephanie in a few days when he is convinced by beautiful saleswoman Jonni to buy a fancy sports car. The car looks good, but it turns out to be a piece of junk. Travis is determined to get satisfaction and he and Jonni hit the road to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Beaird
CAST:  George Newbern  •  Leslie Hope  •  Kimberly Foster  •  Barry Corbin

Travis is due to marry Stephanie in a few days when he is convinced by beautiful saleswoman Jonni to buy a fancy sports car. The car looks good, but it turns out to be a piece of junk. Travis is determined to get satisfaction and he and Jonni hit the road to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Beaird
CAST:  George Newbern  •  Leslie Hope  •  Kimberly Foster  •  Barry Corbin

No Return (2003)

Following her husband's death, a young woman gets involved with another man but begins to fear that her husband's spirit is returning from the grave to claim her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Sylla
CAST:  Stephanie Colet  •  Corie Henninger  •  Frances Lee McCain  •  Timothy Palcic

Following her husband's death, a young woman gets involved with another man but begins to fear that her husband's spirit is returning from the grave to claim her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Sylla
CAST:  Stephanie Colet  •  Corie Henninger  •  Frances Lee McCain  •  Timothy Palcic

Dying to Love You (1993)

Roger Paulson is lonely after his divorce. He thinks he has finally found the woman of his dreams...until he uncovers her web of lies.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Iscove
CAST:  Tim Matheson  •  Lee Garlington  •  Frances Lee McCain  •  Alan Blumenfeld

Roger Paulson is lonely after his divorce. He thinks he has finally found the woman of his dreams...until he uncovers her web of lies.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Iscove
CAST:  Tim Matheson  •  Lee Garlington  •  Frances Lee McCain  •  Alan Blumenfeld
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