Search results for "Brion James"


Blade Runner (1982) RT 89% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Aug 1997

In the smog-choked dystopian Los Angeles of 2019, blade runner Rick Deckard is called out of retirement to terminate a quartet of replicants who have escaped to Earth seeking ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ridley Scott
CAST:  Harrison Ford  •  Rutger Hauer  •  Sean Young  •  Edward James Olmos

The Fifth Element (1997) RT 71% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Dec 1997

In 2257, a taxi driver is unintentionally given the task of saving a young girl who is part of the key that will ensure the survival of humanity.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Luc Besson
CAST:  Bruce Willis  •  Milla Jovovich  •  Gary Oldman  •  Ian Holm

48 Hrs. (1982)

A hard-nosed cop reluctantly teams up with a wise-cracking criminal temporarily paroled to him, in order to track down a killer.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Nick Nolte  •  Eddie Murphy  •  Annette O'Toole  •  Frank McRae

Another 48 Hrs. (1990) RT 15% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Feb 1999

For the past four years, San Francisco cop Jack Cates has been after an unidentified drug kingpin who calls himself the "Ice Man". Jack finds a picture that proves that the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Nick Nolte  •  Brion James  •  Kevin Tighe

Armed and Dangerous (1986)

Dooley, a cop wrongly sacked for corruption, teams up with a useless defence lawyer in their new careers... as security guards. When the two are made fall guys for a robbery ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Mark L. Lester
CAST:  John Candy  •  Eugene Levy  •  Robert Loggia  •  Meg Ryan

Back in Business (1997) RT Audience 20%

DVD release: Apr 2008

An ex-cop gets pulled back in an undercover mission for the FBI by his former partner. The mission is to catch drug runners, but it is also sting operation against dirty cops, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action
DIRECTION:  Philippe Mora
CAST:  Brian Bosworth  •  Joe Torry  •  Dara Tomanovich  •  Alan Scarfe

Cherry 2000 (1987) RT 14% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Mar 2005

When successful businessman Sam Treadwell finds that his android wife, Cherry model 2000 has blown a fuse, he hires sexy renegade tracker E. Johnson to find her exact ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Steve De Jarnatt
CAST:  David Andrews  •  Jennifer Balgobin  •  Marshall Bell  •  Harry Carey, Jr.

Corvette Summer (1978) RT 57% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Aug 2005

Ken loves to design and build exotic cars. When the High School shop class project car, a fully tricked out dream Corvette, is stolen, he begins searching for it. His search ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Matthew Robbins
CAST:  Mark Hamill  •  Annie Potts  •  Eugene Roche  •  William Bryant

Flesh and Blood (1985) RT Audience 67%

A band of medieval mercenaries take revenge on a noble lord who decides not to pay them by kidnapping the betrothed of the noble's son. As the plague and warfare cut a swathe ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Paul Verhoeven
CAST:  Rutger Hauer  •  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  Tom Burlinson  •  Jack Thompson

Kiss Meets the Phantom of the Park (1978)

The tale of rock band KISS and their efforts to thwart a diabolical plan by mad scientist Abner Devereaux. Devereaux has found a way to clone humans into robots in his ...  (more)

GENRES: Music • Science Fiction • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Gordon Hessler
CAST:  Paul Stanley  •  Gene Simmons  •  Ace Frehley  •  Peter Criss




Radioland Murders (1994) RT 24% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Oct 2000

In 1939, WBN, a fourth radio network, is about to take to America's airwaves. As if the confusion of the premiere night wasn't enough, Penny Henderson, the owner's secretary, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama • Music • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mel Smith
CAST:  Brian Benben  •  Mary Stuart Masterson  •  Ned Beatty  •  George Burns

Red Heat (1988) RT 62% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Mar 2001

A tough Russian policeman is forced to partner up with a cocky Chicago police detective when he is sent to Chicago to apprehend a Georgian drug lord who killed his partner and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  James Belushi  •  Ed O'Ross  •  Peter Boyle

Silverado (1985) RT 76% / Audience 80%

DVD release: May 1999

Four unwitting heroes cross paths on their journey to the sleepy town of Silverado. Little do they know the town where their family and friends reside has been taken over by a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Lawrence Kasdan
CAST:  Kevin Kline  •  Scott Glenn  •  Kevin Costner  •  Danny Glover

Southern Comfort (1981) RT 88% / Audience 76%

DVD release: May 2001

A squad of National Guards on an isolated weekend exercise in the Louisiana swamp must fight for their lives when they anger local Cajuns by stealing their canoes. Without ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • History • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Keith Carradine  •  Powers Boothe  •  Fred Ward  •  Franklyn Seales

Steel Dawn (1987) RT Audience 34%

DVD release: Oct 2000

In a post-apocalyptic world, a warrior wandering through the desert comes upon a group of settlers who are being menaced by a murderous gang that is after the water they control.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Lance Hool
CAST:  Patrick Swayze  •  Lisa Niemi  •  Anthony Zerbe  •  Christopher Neame

The Player (1992) RT 98% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Jul 1997

A Hollywood studio executive is being sent death threats by a writer whose script he rejected - but which one?  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Tim Robbins  •  Greta Scacchi  •  Fred Ward  •  Whoopi Goldberg

The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981) RT 83% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Aug 1997

This remake of the 1946 movie of the same name accounts an affair between a seedy drifter and a seductive wife of a roadside cafe owner. This begins a chain of events that ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Bob Rafelson
CAST:  Jack Nicholson  •  Jessica Lange  •  John Colicos  •  Michael Lerner

Cabin Boy (1994) RT 46% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Sep 2002

A foul-mouthed finishing school graduate mistakenly winds up on an ill-fated fishing boat, and faces the wrath of a crew that considers him bad luck.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Adam Resnick
CAST:  Chris Elliott  •  Ritch Brinkley  •  James Gammon  •  Brian Doyle-Murray

The King Is Alive (2000) RT 61% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Nov 2002

Stranded in the heat of a barren African desert, eleven bus-passengers shelter in the remnants of an abandoned town. As rescue grows more remote by the day and anxiety deepens ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Kristian Levring
CAST:  Romane Bohringer  •  David Calder  •  David Bradley  •  Brion James

Knight Rider 2010 (1994) RT Audience 34%

Loosely based on the popular television series of the 80's, this movie brings the story into an apocalyptic time and a new "KITT".  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction • Thriller • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Sam Pillsbury
CAST:  Richard Joseph Paul  •  Hudson Leick  •  Michael Beach  •  Don McManus