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Deadline Auto Theft (1983)

After the attempted theft of his daughter's husband's car, LAPD Captain Gibbs declares war on master car thief Maindrian Pace, whose insurance investigation company provides the perfect front. A South American drug lord pays Pace and his team to steal 48 cars for ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  H.B. Halicki
CAST:  H.B. Halicki  •  Hoyt Axton  •  Marion Busia  •  Jerry Daugirda

After the attempted theft of his daughter's husband's car, LAPD Captain Gibbs declares war on master car thief Maindrian Pace, whose insurance investigation company provides the perfect front. A South American drug lord pays Pace and his team to steal 48 cars for ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  H.B. Halicki
CAST:  H.B. Halicki  •  Hoyt Axton  •  Marion Busia  •  Jerry Daugirda

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

Heart Like a Wheel (1983)

Shirley Muldowney is determined to be a top-fuel drag racer, although no woman has ever raced them before. Despite the high risks of this kind of racing and the burden it places on her family life, she perseveres in her dream.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jonathan Kaplan
CAST:  Bonnie Bedelia  •  Beau Bridges  •  Leo Rossi  •  Hoyt Axton

Shirley Muldowney is determined to be a top-fuel drag racer, although no woman has ever raced them before. Despite the high risks of this kind of racing and the burden it places on her family life, she perseveres in her dream.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jonathan Kaplan
CAST:  Bonnie Bedelia  •  Beau Bridges  •  Leo Rossi  •  Hoyt Axton

The Junkman (1982)

As film-maker Harlan Hollis drives to a James Dean festival, he's unaware that killers are tracking his every move. The fast and furious race to avoid their net, stay alive and discover who is behind this lethal plan, will take Hollis through a fiery battle, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  H.B. Halicki
CAST:  H.B. Halicki  •  Christopher Stone  •  Susan Shaw  •  Lang Jeffries

As film-maker Harlan Hollis drives to a James Dean festival, he's unaware that killers are tracking his every move. The fast and furious race to avoid their net, stay alive and discover who is behind this lethal plan, will take Hollis through a fiery battle, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  H.B. Halicki
CAST:  H.B. Halicki  •  Christopher Stone  •  Susan Shaw  •  Lang Jeffries

The Black Stallion (1979)

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While traveling with his father, young Alec becomes fascinated by a mysterious Arabian stallion that is brought on board and stabled in the ship he is sailing on. When it tragically sinks both he and the horse survive only to be stranded on a deserted island. He ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carroll Ballard
CAST:  Kelly Reno  •  Mickey Rooney  •  Teri Garr  •  Clarence Muse

While traveling with his father, young Alec becomes fascinated by a mysterious Arabian stallion that is brought on board and stabled in the ship he is sailing on. When it tragically sinks both he and the horse survive only to be stranded on a deserted island. He ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carroll Ballard
CAST:  Kelly Reno  •  Mickey Rooney  •  Teri Garr  •  Clarence Muse

The Hollywood Knights (1980)

Led by their comedic and pranking leader, Newbomb Turk, the Hollywood Knights car gang raise hell throughout Beverly Hills on Halloween Night, 1965. Everything from drag racing to Vietnam to high school love.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Floyd Mutrux
CAST:  Robert Wuhl  •  Tony Danza  •  Fran Drescher  •  Michelle Pfeiffer

Led by their comedic and pranking leader, Newbomb Turk, the Hollywood Knights car gang raise hell throughout Beverly Hills on Halloween Night, 1965. Everything from drag racing to Vietnam to high school love.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Floyd Mutrux
CAST:  Robert Wuhl  •  Tony Danza  •  Fran Drescher  •  Michelle Pfeiffer

Harmony Cats (1992)

Graham Braithwaite is a violinist in a B.C. symphony. Unfortunately the symphony folds and much to his horror and disdain, he's forced to get a gig with a country band as the bassist. He has to leave the city and his girlfriend, Jane, to tour the B.C. interior with ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sandy Wilson
CAST:  Hoyt Axton  •  Constance Barnes  •  Kim Coates  •  Lisa Brokop

Graham Braithwaite is a violinist in a B.C. symphony. Unfortunately the symphony folds and much to his horror and disdain, he's forced to get a gig with a country band as the bassist. He has to leave the city and his girlfriend, Jane, to tour the B.C. interior with ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sandy Wilson
CAST:  Hoyt Axton  •  Constance Barnes  •  Kim Coates  •  Lisa Brokop

Kingfish: A Story of Huey P. Long (1995)

A look at the life and career of controversial Louisiana governor Huey Long, whose nickname was "The Kingfish."  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thomas Schlamme
CAST:  John Goodman  •  Matt Craven  •  Anne Heche  •  Ann Dowd

A look at the life and career of controversial Louisiana governor Huey Long, whose nickname was "The Kingfish."  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thomas Schlamme
CAST:  John Goodman  •  Matt Craven  •  Anne Heche  •  Ann Dowd

Smoky (1966)

A cowboy named Clint bonds with a beautiful wild stallion that he trains, but after the two are separated and the horse ends up in a rodeo, Clint is determined to set it free.  (more)

DIRECTION:  George Sherman
CAST:  Fess Parker  •  Diana Hyland  •  Katy Jurado  •  Hoyt Axton

A cowboy named Clint bonds with a beautiful wild stallion that he trains, but after the two are separated and the horse ends up in a rodeo, Clint is determined to set it free.  (more)

DIRECTION:  George Sherman
CAST:  Fess Parker  •  Diana Hyland  •  Katy Jurado  •  Hoyt Axton

Harley-Davidson: The American Motorcycle (1993)

American Documentary: A documentary celebrating the 90th anniversary of the Harley-Davidson Motorcycle Co., with news footage, film clips, and interviews with various celebrities who are Harley-Davidson owners.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joel T. Smith
CAST:  Hoyt Axton  •  Lou Reed  •  James Caan  •  Peter Fonda

American Documentary: A documentary celebrating the 90th anniversary of the Harley-Davidson Motorcycle Co., with news footage, film clips, and interviews with various celebrities who are Harley-Davidson owners.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joel T. Smith
CAST:  Hoyt Axton  •  Lou Reed  •  James Caan  •  Peter Fonda

Desperado: Avalanche at Devil's Ridge (1988)

Duell McCall is an outlaw on the run for a crime he didn't commit. Captured by the law and coerced into helping rescue the daughter of the evil local land baron, he finds himself drawn into an ever-deepening web of lies that threatens to cost him his life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Compton
CAST:  Alex McArthur  •  Rod Steiger  •  Hoyt Axton  •  Alice Adair

Duell McCall is an outlaw on the run for a crime he didn't commit. Captured by the law and coerced into helping rescue the daughter of the evil local land baron, he finds himself drawn into an ever-deepening web of lies that threatens to cost him his life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Compton
CAST:  Alex McArthur  •  Rod Steiger  •  Hoyt Axton  •  Alice Adair

Guilty of Innocence: The Lenell Geter Story (1987)

This is the story of Lenell Geter, an engineer who was accused and convicted of armed robbery. Because he had such faith in the system, he thought that he would eventually be released. But he was in jail for 18 months until a lawyer from the NAACP was brought to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard T. Heffron
CAST:  Dorian Harewood  •  Dabney Coleman  •  Hoyt Axton  •  Dennis Lipscomb

This is the story of Lenell Geter, an engineer who was accused and convicted of armed robbery. Because he had such faith in the system, he thought that he would eventually be released. But he was in jail for 18 months until a lawyer from the NAACP was brought to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard T. Heffron
CAST:  Dorian Harewood  •  Dabney Coleman  •  Hoyt Axton  •  Dennis Lipscomb

Skinflint: A Country Christmas Carol (1979)

Charled Dicken's tale A Christmas Carol takes a contemporary jolt in this original musical set in modern-day Tennessee. Cyrus Flint is a mean old banker whose one and only concern is the welfare of Flint City Bank. Dennis and Laura Pritchett are two parents ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marc Daniels
CAST:  Hoyt Axton  •  Lynn Anderson  •  Mel Tillis  •  Larry Gatlin

Charled Dicken's tale A Christmas Carol takes a contemporary jolt in this original musical set in modern-day Tennessee. Cyrus Flint is a mean old banker whose one and only concern is the welfare of Flint City Bank. Dennis and Laura Pritchett are two parents ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marc Daniels
CAST:  Hoyt Axton  •  Lynn Anderson  •  Mel Tillis  •  Larry Gatlin

Buried Alive (1990)

A married woman and her lover plot to kill her husband to make off with the insurance money. However, their attempt to murder him using poisonous fish toxins backfires when he awakens inside his coffin and returns from the grave, hellbent on revenge.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Darabont
CAST:  Tim Matheson  •  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  William Atherton  •  Hoyt Axton

A married woman and her lover plot to kill her husband to make off with the insurance money. However, their attempt to murder him using poisonous fish toxins backfires when he awakens inside his coffin and returns from the grave, hellbent on revenge.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Darabont
CAST:  Tim Matheson  •  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  William Atherton  •  Hoyt Axton

Act of Vengeance (1986)

In 1969, an administrator runs against the corrupt president of the United Coal Miners Union, and becomes the target of a murder plot.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Mackenzie
CAST:  Charles Bronson  •  Ellen Burstyn  •  Wilford Brimley  •  Hoyt Axton

In 1969, an administrator runs against the corrupt president of the United Coal Miners Union, and becomes the target of a murder plot.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Mackenzie
CAST:  Charles Bronson  •  Ellen Burstyn  •  Wilford Brimley  •  Hoyt Axton

Endangered Species (1982)

Thriller about a New York ex-cop and an attractive female sheriff who fall in love while investigating a string of mysterious cattle mutilations in a small Colorado town. Urich is great as Reuben Castle, the retired alcoholic police lieutenant out visiting the town ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Robert Urich  •  JoBeth Williams  •  Paul Dooley  •  Hoyt Axton

Thriller about a New York ex-cop and an attractive female sheriff who fall in love while investigating a string of mysterious cattle mutilations in a small Colorado town. Urich is great as Reuben Castle, the retired alcoholic police lieutenant out visiting the town ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Robert Urich  •  JoBeth Williams  •  Paul Dooley  •  Hoyt Axton

Dixie Lanes (1988)

A small-town Southern family may have survived World War II, but will they survive a family reunion?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Don Cato
CAST:  Hoyt Axton  •  Karen Black  •  John Vernon  •  Art Hindle

A small-town Southern family may have survived World War II, but will they survive a family reunion?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Don Cato
CAST:  Hoyt Axton  •  Karen Black  •  John Vernon  •  Art Hindle

Liar's Moon (1982)

Matt Dillion In East Texas, the summer after high school, Jack falls in love with Ginny, the daughter of the town's banker (Jack's mom's high school sweetheart). Ginny's been at boarding school; she's headed for Vassar. Over her father's strenuous objections, she ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Fisher
CAST:  Matt Dillon  •  Cindy Fisher  •  Christopher Connelly  •  Hoyt Axton

Matt Dillion In East Texas, the summer after high school, Jack falls in love with Ginny, the daughter of the town's banker (Jack's mom's high school sweetheart). Ginny's been at boarding school; she's headed for Vassar. Over her father's strenuous objections, she ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Fisher
CAST:  Matt Dillon  •  Cindy Fisher  •  Christopher Connelly  •  Hoyt Axton

Dallas: The Early Years (1986)

Prequel to the popular "Dallas" TV series focuses on the origins of the Ewing-Barnes feud during the 1930's. Larry Hagman provides the opening narration for the film. The story opens at a 1951 barbecue with "Digger" Barnes firing a shot at "Jock" Ewing. Immediately ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Larry Elikann
CAST:  David Marshall Grant  •  Dale Midkiff  •  Molly Hagan  •  David Wilson

Prequel to the popular "Dallas" TV series focuses on the origins of the Ewing-Barnes feud during the 1930's. Larry Hagman provides the opening narration for the film. The story opens at a 1951 barbecue with "Digger" Barnes firing a shot at "Jock" Ewing. Immediately ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Larry Elikann
CAST:  David Marshall Grant  •  Dale Midkiff  •  Molly Hagan  •  David Wilson

Disorganized Crime (1989)

Lou Diamond Phillips and Fred Gwynne team up with a gang of professional criminals who have everything it takes to rob a bank. The only things they do have going for them are a cop and his partner, who are dumber than they are! By the time the gang hits the bank ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jim Kouf
CAST:  Hoyt Axton  •  Corbin Bernsen  •  Rubén Blades  •  Fred Gwynne

Lou Diamond Phillips and Fred Gwynne team up with a gang of professional criminals who have everything it takes to rob a bank. The only things they do have going for them are a cop and his partner, who are dumber than they are! By the time the gang hits the bank ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jim Kouf
CAST:  Hoyt Axton  •  Corbin Bernsen  •  Rubén Blades  •  Fred Gwynne
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