Search results for "Carl Franklin"

Devil in a Blue Dress (1995) RT 87% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Mar 1999

In late 1940s Los Angeles, Easy Rawlins is an unemployed black World War II veteran with few job prospects. At a bar, Easy meets DeWitt Albright, a mysterious white man ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Carl Franklin
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Tom Sizemore  •  Jennifer Beals  •  Don Cheadle

Full Fathom Five (1990)

DVD release: Oct 1990

Adapted from the bestselling novel. Navy Captain Peter Mackenzie is sent on his toughest assignment when the Soviet nuclear sub KIROV is stolen and the weapons are aimed at ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure
DIRECTION:  Carl Franklin
CAST:  Michael Moriarty  •  Todd Field  •  Michael Cavanaugh  •  Maria Rangel

One False Move (1992) RT 98% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Mar 1999

Following a series of drug deals and murders, three criminals -- Fantasia, Ray Malcolm and Pluto -- travel from Los Angeles to Houston, finally arriving in a small Arkansas ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Carl Franklin
CAST:  Billy Bob Thornton  •  Cynda Williams  •  Bill Paxton  •  Michael Beach

Out of Time (2003) RT 65% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Jan 2004

Matt Lee Whitlock, respected chief of police in small Banyan Key, Florida, must solve a vicious double homicide before he himself falls under suspicion. Matt Lee has to stay a ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Carl Franklin
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Eva Mendes  •  Sanaa Lathan  •  John Billingsley

One True Thing (1998) RT 89% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Aug 1999

A career woman reassesses her parents' lives after she is forced to care for her cancer-stricken mother.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Carl Franklin
CAST:  Meryl Streep  •  Renée Zellweger  •  William Hurt  •  Tom Everett Scott

High Crimes (2002) RT 31% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Aug 2002

A female attorney learns that her husband is really a marine officer awol for fifteen years and accused of murdering fifteen civilians in El Salvador. Believing her husband ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Carl Franklin
CAST:  Ashley Judd  •  Morgan Freeman  •  Jim Caviezel  •  Adam Scott

Bless Me, Ultima (2013) RT 71% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Sep 2013

In a village in New Mexico, the life of young farm boy Antonio is dramatically changed when an old medicine woman joins his household. This affecting coming-of-age tale ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Carl Franklin
CAST:  Luke Ganalon  •  Miriam Colon  •  Benito Martinez  •  Dolores Heredia

Eye of the Eagle II: Inside the Enemy (1989)

When soldier Anthony Glenn discovers that Mai is missing, he sets out to rescue her from the corrupt Major Sorenson pitting soldier against soldier in a bloody game of honor.  (more)

GENRES: Action
DIRECTION:  Carl Franklin
CAST:  Todd Field  •  Tracy Westmoreland  •  Shirley Tesoro  •  Carl Franklin

Nowhere to Run (1989)

DVD release: Jan 1994

Rural Texas, 1960 -- An age of good times and innocence, when growing up was supposed to be easy. Six high school seniors know the terrible secret that will make the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Carl Franklin
CAST:  David Carradine  •  Jason Priestley  •  Matt Adler  •  Brenda Bakke

Too Good to Be True (1988)

A self-entitled woman is determined to keep her new man to herself at all costs.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Christian I. Nyby II
CAST:  Loni Anderson  •  Patrick Duffy  •  Glynnis O'Connor  •  Larry Drake

The Legend of the Golden Gun (1979)

TV western movie about a gun with special powers.  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy • TV movie • Western
DIRECTION:  Alan J. Levi
CAST:  Jeff Osterhage  •  Carl Franklin  •  Robert Davi  •  Keir Dullea

In The Heat Of Passion (1992)

DVD release: Apr 1992

A struggling actor lands the part of a rapist in a TV reenactment for a "Crimebusters" segment. He soon meets a beautiful rich woman whom he begins an affair with, even though ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Rodman Flender
CAST:  Sally Kirkland  •  Andre Rosey Brown  •  Carlos Carrasco  •  Michael Greene

Be Kind Rewind (2008) RT 66% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Jun 2008

A man whose brain becomes magnetized unintentionally destroys every tape in his friend's video store. In order to satisfy the store's most loyal renter, an aging woman with ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry
CAST:  Jack Black  •  Mos Def  •  Danny Glover  •  Mia Farrow

I'm Not There (2007) RT 76% / Audience 70%

DVD release: May 2008

Six actors portray six personas of music legend Bob Dylan in scenes depicting various stages of his life, chronicling his rise from unknown folksinger to international icon ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Todd Haynes
CAST:  Cate Blanchett  •  Heath Ledger  •  Julianne Moore  •  Ben Whishaw

Lackawanna Blues (2005) RT 71% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Aug 2005

In a story fueled by rhythm and blues, a young boy's life is shaped by love and the stories of a cast of characters in the boarding house where he lives in 1960s Lackawanna, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  George C. Wolfe
CAST:  S. Epatha Merkerson  •  Marcus Carl Franklin  •  Mos Def  •  Louis Gossett, Jr.