Search results for "Courtney B. Vance"


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

Beyond the Law (1992) RT Audience 74%

DVD release: Jun 2001

Dan Saxon is an undercover cop who infiltrates a biker gang to nail the scum behind a drug-smuggling operation. In order to maintain the trust of the gang's leader, he must ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Larry Ferguson
CAST:  Charlie Sheen  •  Linda Fiorentino  •  Michael Madsen  •  Courtney B. Vance

Dangerous Minds (1995) RT 29% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Jul 1999

Former Marine Louanne Johnson lands a gig teaching in a pilot program for bright but underachieving teens at a notorious inner-city high school. After having a terrible first ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  John N. Smith
CAST:  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  George Dzundza  •  Courtney B. Vance  •  Robin Bartlett

Hamburger Hill (1987) RT 100% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Feb 2000

The men of Bravo Company are facing a battle that's all uphill… up Hamburger Hill. Fourteen war-weary soldiers are battling for a mud-covered mound of earth so named because ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  John Irvin
CAST:  Anthony Barrile  •  Michael Boatman  •  Don Cheadle  •  Michael Dolan

In the Line of Duty: Street War (1992) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: May 2002

In this gritty cops-and-crooks drama, two detectives hunt a gang leader suspected of murdering a New York cop. The detectives enlist the help of the dead cop's partner, who is ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Dick Lowry
CAST:  Peter Boyle  •  Courtney B. Vance  •  Morris Chestnut  •  Michael Boatman

Panther (1995) RT 27% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Dec 1998

Panther is a semi-historic film about the origins of The Black Panther Party for Self-Defense. The movie spans about 3 years (1966-68) of the Black Panther's history in ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Mario Van Peebles
CAST:  Kadeem Hardison  •  Bokeem Woodbine  •  Courtney B. Vance  •  Angela Bassett

Space Cowboys (2000) RT 78% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Apr 2001

Frank Corvin, ‘Hawk’ Hawkins, Jerry O'Neill and ‘Tank’ Sullivan were hotdog members of Project Daedalus, the Air Force's test program for space travel, but their hopes were ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Clint Eastwood
CAST:  Clint Eastwood  •  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Donald Sutherland  •  James Garner

The Hunt for Red October (1990) RT 86% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Dec 1998

A new, technologically-superior Soviet sub, the Red October, is heading for the U.S. coast under the command of Captain Marko Ramius. The American government thinks Ramius is ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John McTiernan
CAST:  Sean Connery  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Scott Glenn  •  Sam Neill

The Last Supper (1995) RT 63% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Jan 2003

A group of idealistic, but frustrated, liberals succumb to the temptation of murdering rightwing pundits for their political beliefs.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stacy Title
CAST:  Cameron Diaz  •  Ron Eldard  •  Courtney B. Vance  •  Bill Paxton

The Preacher's Wife (1996) RT 60% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Aug 2002

Good natured Reverend Henry Biggs finds that his marriage to choir mistress Julia is flagging, due to his constant absence caring for the deprived neighborhood they live in. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Penny Marshall
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Whitney Houston  •  Courtney B. Vance  •  Gregory Hines




The Boys Next Door (1996) RT Audience 55%

DVD release: Aug 2002

Jack Palmer is a social worker whose job has taken precedence over his personal life. Mainly, his job is to help four mentally challenged men live regular lives in a home. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  John Erman
CAST:  Nathan Lane  •  Robert Sean Leonard  •  Tony Goldwyn  •  Michael Jeter

Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives (2003) RT Audience 60%

DVD release: Feb 2003

When the Civil War ended in 1865, more than four million slaves were set free. Over 70 years later, the memories of some 2,000 slave-era survivors were transcribed and ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • History
DIRECTION:  Thomas Lennon  •  Ed Bell
CAST:  Whoopi Goldberg  •  Roscoe Lee Browne  •  Ruby Dee  •  LaTanya Richardson

Joyful Noise (2012) RT 33% / Audience 65%

DVD release: May 2012

G.G. Sparrow faces off with her choir's newly appointed director, Vi Rose Hill, over the group's direction as they head into a national competition.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Todd Graff
CAST:  Queen Latifah  •  Dolly Parton  •  Keke Palmer  •  Kris Kristofferson

Terminator: Genisys (2015)

The year is 2029. John Connor, leader of the resistance continues the war against the machines. At the Los Angeles offensive, John's fears of the unknown future begin to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alan Taylor
CAST:  Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  Emilia Clarke  •  Jason Clarke  •  Jai Courtney

Let It Shine (2012) RT Audience 84%

DVD release: Aug 2012

The film follows a shy, talented musician who pens romantic hip-hop verses only to stand idly by as they're delivered to the girl of his dreams by a proxy, his best friend. ...  (more)

GENRES: Family • Music • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Tyler James Williams  •  Coco Jones  •  Courtney B. Vance  •  Dawnn Lewis

Naked City: A Killer Christmas (1998) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: Nov 1999

An ambitious reporter gets in their way of two cops assigned to investigate a serial killer who became active around Christmas time..  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Scott Glenn  •  Courtney B. Vance  •  Laura Leighton  •  Barbara Williams

Final Destination 5 (2011) RT 62% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Dec 2011

In this fifth installment, Death is just as omnipresent as ever, and is unleashed after one man’s premonition saves a group of coworkers from a terrifying suspension bridge ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Steven Quale
CAST:  Emma Bell  •  Nick D'Agosto  •  Tony Todd  •  Miles Fisher

The Affair (1995) RT Audience 63%

DVD release: Mar 2007

A black soldier in World War II England begins an affair with a white woman whose husband is a soldier currently overseas in battle and in doubts of her relationship with him ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Paul Seed
CAST:  Courtney B. Vance  •  Kerry Fox  •  Leland Gantt  •  Ned Beatty