Search results for "Brent Spiner"


Independence Day (1996) RT 61% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Jun 2000

On July 2, a giant alien mothership enters orbit around Earth and deploys several dozen saucer-shaped 'destroyer' spacecraft that quickly lay waste to major cities around the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Roland Emmerich
CAST:  Will Smith  •  Bill Pullman  •  Jeff Goldblum  •  Mary McDonnell

I Am Sam (2001)

Sam has the mental capacity of a 7-year-old. He has a daughter with a homeless woman who abandons them when they leave the hospital, leaving Sam to raise Lucy on his own. But ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jessie Nelson
CAST:  Sean Penn  •  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  Dakota Fanning  •  Dianne Wiest

Introducing Dorothy Dandridge (1999) RT 83% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Feb 2000

An acclaimed stage performer, Dorothy still struggled with the challenge of her color, in a time that wouldn't let some stars in by the front door. Yet against the odds she ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Martha Coolidge
CAST:  Halle Berry  •  Brent Spiner  •  Klaus Maria Brandauer  •  Obba Babatunde

Material Girls (2006) RT 4% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Dec 2006

Two wealthy sisters, both heiresses to their family's cosmetics fortune, are given a wake-up call when a scandal and ensuing investigation strip them of their wealth.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Martha Coolidge
CAST:  Hilary Duff  •  Haylie Duff  •  María Conchita Alonso  •  Anjelica Huston

Out to Sea (1997) RT 38% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Care-free Charlie (Walter Matthau) cons his widower brother-in-law Herb (Jack Lemmon) into an expenses-paid luxury cruise in search of rich, lonely ladies. The catch is that ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Martha Coolidge
CAST:  Jack Lemmon  •  Walter Matthau  •  Dyan Cannon  •  Brent Spiner

Phenomenon (1996) RT 50% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Jan 2002

An ordinary man sees a bright light descend from the sky, and discovers he now has super-intelligence and telekinesis.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Romance • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Jon Turteltaub
CAST:  John Travolta  •  Kyra Sedgwick  •  Forest Whitaker  •  Robert Duvall

Shocker (1989)

After being sent to the electric chair, a serial killer uses electricity to come back from the dead and carry out his vengeance on the football player who turned him in to the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Wes Craven
CAST:  Michael Murphy  •  Mitch Pileggi  •  Sam Scarber  •  Camille Cooper

South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut (1999) RT 81% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Nov 1999

When the four boys see an R-rated movie featuring Canadians Terrance and Philip, they are pronounced "corrupted", and their parents pressure the United States to wage war ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Trey Parker
CAST:  Trey Parker  •  Matt Stone  •  Mary Kay Bergman  •  Isaac Hayes

Star Trek: First Contact (1996) RT 93% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Oct 1998

The Borg, a relentless race of cyborgs, are on a direct course for Earth. Violating orders to stay away from the battle, Captain Picard and the crew of the newly-commissioned ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Frakes
CAST:  James Cromwell  •  Alfre Woodard  •  Alice Krige  •  Neal McDonough

Star Trek Generations (1994) RT 49% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Nov 1998

Captain Jean-Luc Picard and the crew of the Enterprise-D find themselves at odds with the renegade scientist Soran who is destroying entire star systems. Only one man can help ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Carson
CAST:  Patrick Stewart  •  Jonathan Frakes  •  Brent Spiner  •  LeVar Burton




Star Trek: Insurrection (1998) RT 55% / Audience 45%

DVD release: May 1999

When an alien race and factions within Starfleet attempt to take over a planet that has "regenerative" properties, it falls upon Captain Picard and the crew of the Enterprise ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Frakes
CAST:  Patrick Stewart  •  Jonathan Frakes  •  Brent Spiner  •  LeVar Burton

Star Trek Nemesis (2002)

En route to the honeymoon of William Riker to Deanna Troi on her home planet of Betazed, Captain Jean-Luc Picard and the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise receives word from ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stuart Baird
CAST:  Patrick Stewart  •  Jonathan Frakes  •  LeVar Burton  •  Brent Spiner

Superhero Movie (2008) RT 17% / Audience 32%

DVD release: Jul 2008

The team behind Scary Movie takes on the comic book genre in this tale of Rick Riker, a nerdy teen imbued with superpowers by a radioactive dragonfly. And because every hero ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Craig Mazin
CAST:  Drake Bell  •  Sara Paxton  •  Leslie Nielsen  •  Christopher McDonald

The Aviator (2004) RT 87% / Audience 79%

DVD release: May 2005

A biopic depicting the life of filmmaker and aviation pioneer Howard Hughes from 1927 to 1947, during which time he became a successful film producer and an aviation magnate, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Leonardo DiCaprio  •  Cate Blanchett  •  John C. Reilly  •  Kate Beckinsale

Trekkies (1997) RT 86% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Nov 1999

A hilarious look at the universe's most fervent fans.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Roger Nygard
CAST:  Denise Crosby  •  Barbara Adams  •  Majel Barrett  •  James Doohan

Ladies and Gentlemen, The Fabulous Stains (1982) RT Audience 63%

DVD release: Sep 2008

Corrine Burns retreats far into plans for her band, The Fabulous Stains, after her mother's death.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Lou Adler
CAST:  Diane Lane  •  Ray Winstone  •  Peter Donat  •  David Clennon

The Master of Disguise (2002) RT 1% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Jan 2003

A sweet-natured Italian waiter named Pistachio Disguisey at his father Fabbrizio's restaurant, who happens to be a member of a family with supernatural skills of disguise. But ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Perry Andelin Blake
CAST:  Dana Carvey  •  Brent Spiner  •  Jennifer Esposito  •  Harold Gould

Sunday in the Park with George (1986) RT Audience 89%

DVD release: Mar 1999

A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grand Jatte by Georges Seurat is one of the great paintings of the world, and in "Sunday in the Park with George," book writer James ...  (more)

GENRES: Music
DIRECTION:  James Lapine
CAST:  Mandy Patinkin  •  Bernadette Peters  •  Barbara Bryne  •  Mary D'Arcy

The Ponder Heart (2001)

Uncle Daniel Ponder moves to give away his fortune, while his niece, Edna Earle, tries to tighten the reins on Daniel's generosity. After Daniel marries teenager Bonnie Dee ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Martha Coolidge
CAST:  Angela Bettis  •  JoBeth Williams  •  Jennifer Lewis  •  Victor Slezak