Search results for "Damon Wayans"


Bamboozled (2000) RT 48% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Apr 2001

TV producer Pierre Delacroix becomes frustrated when network brass reject his sitcom idea. Hoping to get fired, Delacroix pitches the worst idea he can think of: a 21st ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Spike Lee
CAST:  Damon Wayans  •  Savion Glover  •  Tommy Davidson  •  Jada Pinkett Smith

Beverly Hills Cop (1984) RT 83% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jan 2002

Tough-talking Detroit cop Axel Foley heads to the rarified world of Beverly Hills in his beat-up Chevy Nova to investigate a friend's murder. But soon, he realizes he's ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Martin Brest
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Judge Reinhold  •  John Ashton  •  Lisa Eilbacher

Blankman (1994) RT 13% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Jan 2002

Darryl is a childlike man with a genius for inventing various gadgets out of junk. When he stumbles on a method to make his clothes bulletproof, he decides to use his skills ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Mike Binder
CAST:  Damon Wayans  •  David Alan Grier  •  Robin Givens  •  Christopher Lawford

Bulletproof (1996) RT 8% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Jun 1998

An undercover police officer named Rock Keats befriends a drug dealer and car thief named Archie Moses in a bid to catch the villainous drug lord Frank Coltan. But the only ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ernest R. Dickerson
CAST:  Adam Sandler  •  James Caan  •  Robert Swenson  •  Damon Wayans

Celtic Pride (1996) RT 9% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Sep 2002

The National Basketball Association play-offs are taking place, and the Boston Celtics are facing the Utah Jazz in a crucial series. This is also the last year that any games ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Tom DeCerchio
CAST:  Damon Wayans  •  Daniel Stern  •  Christopher McDonald  •  Gail O'Grady

Earth Girls Are Easy (1988) RT 66% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Jul 2000

In this musical comedy, Valerie is dealing with her philandering fiancé, Ted, when she finds that a trio of aliens have crashed their spaceship into her swimming pool. Once ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music • Romance • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Julien Temple
CAST:  Geena Davis  •  Michael McKean  •  Jeff Goldblum  •  Damon Wayans

Farce of the Penguins (2006) RT Audience 35%

DVD release: Jan 2007

In this spoof of "March of the Penguins," nature footage of penguins near the South Pole gets a soundtrack of human voices. Carl and Jimmy, best friends, walk 70 miles to the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary
DIRECTION:  Bob Saget
CAST:  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Christina Applegate  •  Alyson Hannigan  •  Jason Alexander

I'm Gonna Git You Sucka (1988) RT 63% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Jan 2001

Jack Spade returns from the army in his old ghetto neighbourhood when his brother, June Bug, dies. Jack declares war on Mr. Big, powerful local crimelord. His army is led by ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Keenen Ivory Wayans
CAST:  Keenen Ivory Wayans  •  Bernie Casey  •  Ja'net Du Bois  •  Isaac Hayes

Last Action Hero (1993) RT 37% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Sep 1997

Danny is obsessed with a fictional movie character action hero Jack Slater. When a magical ticket transports him into Jack's latest adventure, Danny finds himself in a world ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  John McTiernan
CAST:  Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  Austin O'Brien  •  Charles Dance  •  F. Murray Abraham

Major Payne (1995) RT 33% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Jan 1999

Major Benson Winifred Payne is being discharged from the Marines. Payne is a killin' machine, but the wars of the world are no longer fought on the battlefield. A career ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Nick Castle
CAST:  Ross Bickell  •  Joseph Blaire  •  Damon Wayans  •  Orlando Brown




Mo' Money (1992) RT 13% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Jun 2002

Trying to get his act together, a con artist gets a job in a credit card company. He falls in love with a fellow employee, he steals a couple of cards, everything is going ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter MacDonald
CAST:  Damon Wayans  •  Stacey Dash  •  Joe Santos  •  John Diehl

Punchline (1988) RT 50% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Jul 2002

Lilah Krytsick is a mother and housewife who's always believed she could be a stand-up comedian. Steven Gold is an experienced stand-up seemingly on the cusp of success. When ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  David Seltzer
CAST:  Sally Field  •  Tom Hanks  •  John Goodman  •  Mark Rydell

Roxanne (1987) RT 88% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Jul 2000

Based on the play "Cyrano de Bergerac", large nosed C.D. Bales falls for the beautiful Roxanne while she falls for his personality but another man's looks.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Fred Schepisi
CAST:  Steve Martin  •  Daryl Hannah  •  Rick Rossovich  •  Shelley Duvall

The Great White Hype (1996) RT 45% / Audience 34%

DVD release: Jun 2004

When the champ's promoter, Rev. Sultan, decides something new is needed to boost the marketability of the boxing matches, he searches and finds the only man to ever beat the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Reginald Hudlin
CAST:  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Jeff Goldblum  •  Peter Berg  •  Corbin Bernsen

The Last Boy Scout (1991) RT 44% / Audience 68%

DVD release: May 1998

When the girl that detective Joe Hallenback is protecting gets murdered, the boyfriend of the murdered girl (ex-football player Jimmy Dix) attempts to investigate and solve ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tony Scott
CAST:  Bruce Willis  •  Damon Wayans  •  Chelsea Field  •  Noble Willingham

Look Who's Talking Too (1990)

Mollie and James are together and raising a family, which now consists of an older Mikey and his baby sister, Julie. Tension between the siblings arises, and as well with ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Amy Heckerling
CAST:  John Travolta  •  Kirstie Alley  •  Bruce Willis  •  Gilbert Gottfried

Colors (1988) RT 82% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Oct 2001

A confident young cop is shown the ropes by a veteran partner in the dangerous gang-controlled barrios of Los Angeles, where the gang culture is enforced by the colors the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Dennis Hopper
CAST:  Sean Penn  •  Robert Duvall  •  María Conchita Alonso  •  Randy Brooks

Hollywood Shuffle (1987) RT 88% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jul 2001

Aspiring actor and hot-dog stand employee Bobby Taylor catches the ire of his grandmother for auditioning for a role in the regrettably titled exploitation film "Jivetime ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Robert Townsend
CAST:  Robert Townsend  •  Craigus R. Johnson  •  Helen Martin  •  Starletta DuPois

Harlem Aria (1999) RT 10% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Apr 2010

An aspiring opera singer from Harlem teams up with a charismatic busker and a kindhearted hustler to share his voice with the world, and teaches his two newfound friends the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  William Jennings
CAST:  Damon Wayans  •  Gabriel Casseus  •  Christian Camargo  •  Malik Yoba

Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic (2013) RT 80% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Feb 2015

Mike Epps, Richard Pryor Jr. and others recount the culture-defining influence of Richard Pryor - one of America's most brilliant, iconic comic minds.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Marina Zenovich
CAST:  Whoopi Goldberg  •  Richard Pryor  •  Robin Williams  •  Dave Chappelle