Search results for "Charles Fleischer"


The Polar Express (2004) RT 55% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Nov 2005

When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Robert Zemeckis
CAST:  Tom Hanks  •  Michael Jeter  •  Chris Coppola  •  Eddie Deezen

A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) RT 94% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Teenagers in a small town are dropping like flies, apparently in the grip of mass hysteria causing their suicides. A cop's daughter, Nancy Thompson (Heather Langenkamp) traces ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Wes Craven
CAST:  Robert Englund  •  Heather Langenkamp  •  Johnny Depp  •  Ronee Blakley

Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988) RT 97% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Sep 1999

'Toon star Roger is worried that his wife Jessica is playing pattycake with someone else, so the studio hires detective Eddie Valiant to snoop on her. But the stakes are ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Crime • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Robert Zemeckis
CAST:  Bob Hoskins  •  Christopher Lloyd  •  Joanna Cassidy  •  Charles Fleischer

Rango (2011) RT 87% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Jul 2011

When Rango, a lost family pet, accidentally winds up in the gritty, gun-slinging town of Dirt, the less-than-courageous lizard suddenly finds he stands out. Welcomed as the ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family • Western
DIRECTION:  Gore Verbinski
CAST:  Johnny Depp  •  Isla Fisher  •  Ned Beatty  •  Bill Nighy

Zodiac (2007) RT 89% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Jul 2007

The true story of the investigation of the "Zodiac Killer", a serial killer who terrified the San Francisco Bay Area, taunting police with his ciphers and letters. The case ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Fincher
CAST:  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Mark Ruffalo  •  Anthony Edwards

Back to the Future Part II (1989) RT 63% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Dec 2002

Marty and Doc are at it again in this wacky sequel to the 1985 blockbuster as the time-traveling duo head to 2015 to nip some McFly family woes in the bud. But things go awry ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Robert Zemeckis
CAST:  Michael J. Fox  •  Christopher Lloyd  •  Lea Thompson  •  Elisabeth Shue

Bad Dreams (1988) RT 18% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Apr 2006

Unity Field, a "free love" cult from the '70s, is mostly remembered for its notorious mass suicide led by Harris, its charismatic leader. While all members are supposed to ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Andrew Fleming
CAST:  Jennifer Rubin  •  Bruce Abbott  •  Richard Lynch  •  Dean Cameron

Deadly Friend (1986) RT Audience 38%

DVD release: Sep 2007

Paul is a new kid in town with a robot named "BB". He befriends Samantha and the three of them have a lot of good times together. That is, until Samantha's abusive father ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Wes Craven
CAST:  Matthew Laborteaux  •  Kristy Swanson  •  Michael Sharrett  •  Anne Twomey

Tales from the Crypt presents: Demon Knight (1995) RT 37% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Aug 2006

A man on the run is hunted by a demon known as the Collector.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ernest R. Dickerson
CAST:  Billy Zane  •  William Sadler  •  Jada Pinkett Smith  •  Brenda Bakke

Dick Tracy (1990) RT 64% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Apr 2002

The comic strip detective finds his life vastly complicated when Breathless Mahoney makes advances towards him while he is trying to battle Big Boy Caprice's united mob.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Warren Beatty
CAST:  Warren Beatty  •  Al Pacino  •  Madonna  •  Charlie Korsmo




Genius (1999) RT Audience 51%

Charlie Boyle finds that even his high IQ can't solve all of his problems when he takes on a double life in order to make friends his own age.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Rod Daniel
CAST:  Trevor Morgan  •  Emmy Rossum  •  Charles Fleischer  •  Yannick Bisson

Gridlock'd (1997) RT 88% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Dec 1997

After a friend overdoses, Spoon and Stretch decide to kick their drug habits and attempt to enroll in a government detox program. Their efforts are hampered by seemingly ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Vondie Curtis-Hall
CAST:  Tupac Shakur  •  Tim Roth  •  Thandie Newton  •  Charles Fleischer

Night Shift (1982) RT 95% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Jun 2001

A nebbish of a morgue attendant gets shunted back to the night shift where he is shackled with an obnoxious neophyte partner who dreams of the "one great idea" for success. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ron Howard
CAST:  Henry Winkler  •  Michael Keaton  •  Shelley Long  •  Gina Hecht

Permanent Midnight (1998) RT 60% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Feb 1999

Ben Stiller plays comedy writer Jerry Stahl, whose $6000-a-week heroin habit had him taking his infant daughter along on his drug runs and doing smack during TV script ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  David Veloz
CAST:  Ben Stiller  •  Maria Bello  •  Jay Paulson  •  Spencer Garrett

The Great Mouse Detective (1986) RT 81% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Jul 2002

When the diabolical Professor Ratigan kidnaps London's master toymaker, the brilliant master of disguise Basil of Baker Street and his trusted sidekick Dawson try to elude the ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Ron Clements  •  John Musker  •  Burny Mattinson  •  David Michener
CAST:  Barrie Ingham  •  Val Bettin  •  Vincent Price  •  Susanne Pollatschek

We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story (1993) RT 38% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Mar 1994

Captain New Eyes travels back in time and feeds dinosaurs his Brain Grain cereal, which makes them intelligent and non-violent. They agree to go to the Middle Future in order ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Phil Nibbelink  •  Simon Wells  •  Ralph Zondag  •  Dick Zondag
CAST:  John Goodman  •  Jay Leno  •  Walter Cronkite  •  Blaze Berdahl

The Backlot Murders (2002)

The Backlot Murders is a campy horror film starring Jaime Anstead, Priscilla Barnes, Charles Fleischer and Corey Haim. A killer in an Elvis mask murders the cast and crew of a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
DIRECTION:  David DeFalco
CAST:  Priscilla Barnes  •  Charles Fleischer  •  Corey Haim  •  Brian Gaskill

Balto III: Wings of Change (2004) RT Audience 63%

DVD release: Feb 2005

Balto and the other sled dogs are feeling dejected because the mail that used to be delivered by dogsled is now being delivered by airplanes. But when a mail plane crashes in ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Phil Weinstein
CAST:  Sean Astin  •  Jodi Benson  •  Keith Carradine  •  Bill Fagerbakke

Persistence Of Vision (2012) RT 83% / Audience 100%

It was to be the greatest animated film of all time. Not just an eye-opener, but a game-changer. Richard Williams demanded nothing less, investing nearly three decades into ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Kevin Schreck
CAST:  Richard Williams  •  Omar Ali-Shah  •  Charles Fleischer  •  Robin Williams