Search results for "Charles S. Dutton"


Against the Ropes (2004) RT 12% / Audience 28%

DVD release: Jul 2004

A fictional story inspired by North America's most famous female boxing promoter, Jackie Kallen. Her struggle to survive and succeed in a male dominated sport.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Charles S. Dutton
CAST:  Meg Ryan  •  Tony Shalhoub  •  Joe Cortese  •  Kerry Washington

First Time Felon (1997) RT Audience 88%

DVD release: Jul 2001

Inspired by the true story of Greg Yance. In the film, Yance (Epps) is a hood who goes to jail for possession of drugs. He is given a choice: 5 years in jail or a couple of ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Charles S. Dutton
CAST:  Omar Epps  •  Delroy Lindo  •  Rachel Ticotin  •  Treach

Racing for Time (2008) RT Audience 37%

DVD release: Apr 2010

Cleveland 'Stack' Stackhouse is a guard with the Texas Correctional Youth Authority who witnesses the cycle of destructive choices and racial tensions among female teen ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Charles S. Dutton
CAST:  Elizabeth Peña  •  Lawrence P. Beron  •  Christine Biancardi  •  Yaya DaCosta

The Obama Effect (2012)

A serious health scare ignites John Thomas, an insurance salesman in his 50s, to take a closer look at his life. Motivated by a misguided obsession with getting Barack Obama ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Charles S. Dutton
CAST:  Charles S. Dutton  •  Katt Williams  •  Vanessa Bell Calloway  •  Giselle Bonilla

D-Tox (2002)

A disgraced FBI agent with a drinking problem joins nine other troubled law enforcement officers at an isolated detox clinic in the wilds of Wyoming. But the therapeutic ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jim Gillespie
CAST:  Sylvester Stallone  •  Courtney B. Vance  •  Tom Berenger  •  Charles S. Dutton

Surviving The Game (1994) RT 27% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Dec 1999

Mason is a man down on his luck with nothing to lose when he's approached to lead a group of wealthy hunters on an expedition in the Pacific Northwest. But things get really ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ernest R. Dickerson
CAST:  Ice-T  •  Rutger Hauer  •  Charles S. Dutton  •  Gary Busey

A Low Down Dirty Shame (1994) RT Audience 72%

DVD release: Mar 2003

A black detective becomes embroiled in a web of danger while searching for a fortune in missing drug money. During the course of his investigation, he encounters various old ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Keenen Ivory Wayans
CAST:  Keenen Ivory Wayans  •  Charles S. Dutton  •  Jada Pinkett Smith  •  Salli Richardson-Whitfield

A Time to Kill (1996) RT 67% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Aug 1997

A young lawyer defends a black man accused of murdering two men who raped his 10-year-old daughter, sparking a rebirth of the KKK.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joel Schumacher
CAST:  Matthew McConaughey  •  Sandra Bullock  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Kevin Spacey

Alien 3 (1992)

After escaping with Newt and Hicks from the alien planet, Ripley crash lands on Fiorina 161, a prison planet and host to a correctional facility. Unfortunately, although Newt ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  David Fincher
CAST:  Sigourney Weaver  •  Charles S. Dutton  •  Charles Dance  •  Pete Postlethwaite

Cat's Eye (1985)

Three short stories by shock-meister Stephen King are linked by a stray cat that roams from one tale to the next in this creepy triptych that begins as Dick (James Woods) ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Lewis Teague
CAST:  Drew Barrymore  •  James Woods  •  Alan King  •  Kenneth McMillan




"Crocodile" Dundee II (1988)

Australian outback expert protects his New York love from gangsters who've followed her down under.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  John Cornell
CAST:  Paul Hogan  •  Linda Kozlowski  •  John Meillon  •  Ernie Dingo

Get on the Bus (1996) RT 88% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Jan 2001

Several Black men take a cross-country bus trip to attend the Million Man March in Washington, DC in 1995. On the bus are an eclectic set of characters including a laid-off ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Spike Lee
CAST:  Ossie Davis  •  Charles S. Dutton  •  Andre Braugher  •  Richard Belzer

Menace II Society (1993) RT 85% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Jul 2001

Sobering and incisive, this cautionary drama centers on a street tough 18-year-old facing a moral quandary while trying to turn his life around.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Allen Hughes  •  Albert Hughes
CAST:  Tyrin Turner  •  Larenz Tate  •  Glenn Plummer  •  Jada Pinkett Smith

Mimic (1997) RT 61% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Apr 1998

A disease carried by common cockroaches is killing Manhattan children. In an effort to stop the epidemic an entomologist, Susan Tyler, creates a mutant breed of insect that ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy • Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Guillermo del Toro
CAST:  Mira Sorvino  •  Jeremy Northam  •  Alexander Goodwin  •  Giancarlo Giannini

Mississippi Masala (1991) RT 80% / Audience 64%

DVD release: May 2003

An Indian family is expelled from Uganda when Idi Amin takes power. They move to Mississippi and time passes. The Indian daughter falls in love with a black man, and the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mira Nair
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Sarita Choudhury  •  Roshan Seth  •  Sharmila Tagore

Q&A (1990)

A young district attorney seeking to prove a case against a corrupt police detective encounters a former lover and her new protector, a crime boss who refuse to help him.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sidney Lumet
CAST:  Nick Nolte  •  Timothy Hutton  •  Armand Assante  •  Luis Guzmán

Seven (1995) RT Audience 61%

Two homicide detectives are on a desperate hunt for a serial killer whose crimes are based on the "seven deadly sins" in this dark and haunting film that takes viewers from ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Fincher
CAST:  Brad Pitt  •  Morgan Freeman  •  Gwyneth Paltrow  •  R. Lee Ermey

Secret Window (2004) RT 46% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Mort Rainey, a writer just emerging from a painful divorce with his ex-wife, is stalked at his remote lake house by a psychotic stranger and would-be scribe who claims Rainey ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Koepp
CAST:  Johnny Depp  •  John Turturro  •  Maria Bello  •  Timothy Hutton

For Love or Country: The Arturo Sandoval Story (2000)

In the early 1970s, Cuban trumpeter Arturo Sandoval (Andy Garcia) is torn between his own musical dreams and the dreams of his wife, Marianela (Mía Maestro), a fervent ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Drama
DIRECTION:  Joseph Sargent
CAST:  Andy García  •  Mía Maestro  •  Gloria Estefan  •  David Paymer

Rudy (1993) RT 80% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Rudy grew up in a steel mill town where most people ended up working, but wanted to play football at Notre Dame instead. There were only a couple of problems. His grades were ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  David Anspaugh
CAST:  Sean Astin  •  Jon Favreau  •  Ned Beatty  •  Greta Lind