Search results for "Cliff Robertson"


The Pilot (1980) RT Audience 40%

Mike Hagan is a pilot in passenger service and candidate for the honor "Best Pilot of the Year". Nobody knows that he's got private sorrows - he's an alcoholic. A stewardess ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Cliff Robertson
CAST:  Cliff Robertson  •  Diane Baker  •  Frank Converse  •  Milo O'Shea

J. W. Coop (1972)

After losing eight years to prison, cowboy J. W. Coop is released to return to life as a professional rodeo cowboy in the 60's. Determined to make up for the lost 'prime' ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Cliff Robertson
CAST:  Cliff Robertson  •  Geraldine Page  •  Cristina Ferrare  •  R. G. Armstrong

Brainstorm (1983) RT 63% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Aug 2000

Two brilliant research scientists have invented a device capable of recording and playing back sensory experiences only to have devastating results when one of them records ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Douglas Trumbull
CAST:  Christopher Walken  •  Natalie Wood  •  Louise Fletcher  •  Cliff Robertson

John Carpenter's Escape from L.A. (1996) RT 53% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Dec 1998

This time, a cataclysmic temblor hits Los Angeles, turning it into an island. The president views the quake as a sign from above, expels Los Angeles from the country and makes ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Carpenter
CAST:  Kurt Russell  •  Stacy Keach  •  Steve Buscemi  •  Peter Fonda

Midway (1976) RT 54% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Oct 2000

This war drama depicts the U.S. and Japanese forces in the naval Battle of Midway, which became a turning point for Americans during World War II.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Edward Albert  •  Henry Fonda  •  James Coburn

Obsession (1976) RT 81% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Jun 2001

New Orleans businessman Michael Courtland’s life is shattered when his wife and daughter are tragically killed in a botched kidnap rescue attempt. Many years later whilst ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Brian De Palma
CAST:  Cliff Robertson  •  Geneviève Bujold  •  John Lithgow  •  Sylvia Kuumba Williams

Picnic (1955) RT 57% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Apr 2000

The morning of a small town Labor Day picnic, a drifter (Hal Carter) blows into town to visit an old fraternity buddy (Alan Benson) who also happens to be the son of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joshua Logan
CAST:  William Holden  •  Kim Novak  •  Betty Field  •  Susan Strasberg

PT 109 (1963) RT 60% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Nov 2011

Dramatization of President John F. Kennedy's war time experiences during which he captained a PT boat, took it to battle and had it sunk by a Japanese destroyer. He and the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Leslie H. Martinson
CAST:  Cliff Robertson  •  Ty Hardin  •  James Gregory  •  Robert Culp

Renaissance Man (1994) RT 17% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Jul 2003

Danny DeVito plays an advertising man who is slowly sliding downhill. When he is fired from his job in Detroit, he signs up for unemployment. One day they find him a job; ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • War
DIRECTION:  Penny Marshall
CAST:  Danny DeVito  •  Gregory Hines  •  James Remar  •  Ed Begley, Jr.

Riding the Bullet (2004) RT 27% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Apr 2005

Set in 1969, Alan Parker (Jackson) is a young artist, studying at the University of Maine. He becomes obsessed with death, and believing he is losing his girlfriend, Jessica ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mick Garris
CAST:  Jonathan Jackson  •  David Arquette  •  Cliff Robertson  •  Barbara Hershey




Spider-Man (2002) RT 89% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Nov 2002

After being bitten by a genetically altered spider, nerdy high school student Peter Parker is endowed with amazing powers.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  Tobey Maguire  •  Willem Dafoe  •  Kirsten Dunst  •  James Franco

Spider-Man 2 (2004) RT 93% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Nov 2004

Peter Parker is going through a major identity crisis. Burned out from being Spider-Man, he decides to shelve his superhero alter ego, which leaves the city suffering in the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  Tobey Maguire  •  Kirsten Dunst  •  James Franco  •  Alfred Molina

Spider-Man 3 (2007) RT 63% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Oct 2007

The seemingly invincible Spider-Man goes up against an all-new crop of villains -- including the shape-shifting Sandman -- in the third installment of this blockbusting comic ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  Tobey Maguire  •  Kirsten Dunst  •  James Franco  •  Thomas Haden Church

The Devil's Brigade (1968) RT Audience 69%

DVD release: May 2002

1968 American war film about the formation and first mission of the joint Canadian-American WWII special forces winter and mountain unit formally called 1st Special Service ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • War
DIRECTION:  Andrew McLaglen
CAST:  William Holden  •  Cliff Robertson  •  Vince Edwards  •  Andrew Prine

Three Days of the Condor (1975) RT 86% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Aug 1999

A bookish CIA researcher finds all his co-workers dead, and must outwit those responsible until he figures out who he can really trust.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sydney Pollack
CAST:  Robert Redford  •  Faye Dunaway  •  Cliff Robertson  •  Max von Sydow

Too Late the Hero (1970) RT 73% / Audience 73%

DVD release: May 2001

A WWII film set on a Pacific island. Japanese and allied forces occupy different parts of the island. When a group of British soldiers are sent on a mission behind enemy lines ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Robert Aldrich
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Cliff Robertson  •  Ian Bannen  •  Henry Fonda

Wild Hearts Can't Be Broken (1991) RT 70% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Jan 2006

A runaway orphan, young Sonora, persists in a menial job mucking stables in Doc Carver's travelling stunt show. Her great wish is to become a death-defying "diving girl," but ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Steve Miner
CAST:  Gabrielle Anwar  •  Cliff Robertson  •  Michael Schoeffling  •  Dylan Kussman

Charly (1968) RT 71% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Mar 2005

An experiment on a simpleton turns him into a genius. When he discovers what has been done to him he struggles with whether or not what was done to his was right.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Ralph Nelson
CAST:  Cliff Robertson  •  Claire Bloom  •  Lilia Skala  •  Leon Janney

Class (1983) RT 25% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Nov 2000

Naive Midwestern prep student Jonathan bonds with his more worldly roommate, Skip, who takes the small-town boy under his wing. At Skip's urging, the inexperienced Jonathan is ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Lewis John Carlino
CAST:  Jacqueline Bisset  •  Rob Lowe  •  Andrew McCarthy  •  Cliff Robertson

Star 80 (1983) RT 89% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Nov 1998

Paul Snider is a narcissistic, small time hustler who fancies himself a ladies man. His life changes when he meets Dorothy Stratten working behind the counter of a Dairy Queen.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Bob Fosse
CAST:  Mariel Hemingway  •  Eric Roberts  •  Cliff Robertson  •  Carroll Baker