Search results for "Dennis Christopher"


Chariots of Fire (1981) RT 83% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Aug 1997

In the class-obsessed and religiously divided United Kingdom of the early 1920s, two determined young runners train for the 1924 Paris Olympics. Eric Liddell, a devout ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Hugh Hudson
CAST:  Ben Cross  •  Ian Charleson  •  Cheryl Campbell  •  Alice Krige

Django Unchained (2012) RT 88% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Apr 2013

With the help of a German bounty hunter, a freed slave sets out to rescue his wife from a brutal Mississippi plantation owner.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Quentin Tarantino
CAST:  Jamie Foxx  •  Christoph Waltz  •  Leonardo DiCaprio  •  Kerry Washington

3 Women (1977)

An awkward young teen working at a spa becomes overly attached to her fellow worker, a lonely outcast. They hang out at a bar owned by a strange pregnant artist and her ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Shelley Duvall  •  Sissy Spacek  •  Janice Rule  •  Robert Fortier

Breaking Away (1979)

Dave, nineteen, has just graduated high school, with his 3 friends, The comical Cyril, the warm hearted but short-tempered Moocher, and the athletic, spiteful but good-hearted ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Peter Yates
CAST:  Dennis Quaid  •  Daniel Stern  •  Jackie Earle Haley  •  Dennis Christopher

Doppelganger (1993) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: Dec 2002

A woman moves from NYC to LA after a murder, in which she is implicated. She is followed by what is apparently her evil alter- ego. She moves into a room for rent by a writer, ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Avi Nesher
CAST:  Drew Barrymore  •  George Newbern  •  Leslie Hope  •  Dennis Christopher

H.P. Lovecraft's: Necronomicon (1993)

H.P. Lovecraft anthology is divided into four segments: "The Library" which is the wraparound segment involving Lovecraft's research into the Book of The Dead and his ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Christophe Gans  •  Brian Yuzna  •  Shusuke Kaneko
CAST:  Jeffrey Combs  •  Bruce Payne  •  Belinda Bauer  •  Richard Lynch

Roma (1972) RT Audience 100%

A virtually plotless, gaudy, impressionistic portrait of Rome through the eyes of one of its most famous citizens.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Federico Fellini
CAST:  Peter Gonzales Falcon  •  Fiona Florence  •  Pia De Doses  •  Marne Maitland

Boys Life (1994) RT Audience 100%

Each of the three short films in this collection presents a young gay man at the threshold of adulthood. In "Pool Days," Justin is a 17-year old Bethesda lad, hired as the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Brian Sloan  •  Robert Lee King  •  Raoul O'Connell
CAST:  James Andrews  •  Mary Beth Aylesworth  •  Mike Barbour  •  Steve Bilich

September 30, 1955 (1978) RT Audience 53%

DVD release: Sep 1992

Rebel. Icon. Legend. James Dean’s untimely death on September 30, 1955, shocked the world and helped define an entire generation. This gripping drama chronicles the reactions ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  James Bridges
CAST:  Richard Thomas  •  Susan Tyrrell  •  Deborah Benson  •  Lisa Blount

Circuitry Man (1990) RT Audience 29%

DVD release: Jan 1991

In a future where most humans have moved underground to escape the pollution, one of the few pleasures left is a kind of narcotic in the form of chips which can be plugged ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Steven Lovy
CAST:  Jim Metzler  •  Dana Wheeler-Nicholson  •  Lu Leonard  •  Vernon Wells




The Last Word (1979)

When politicians try to force out a renter in a corrupt real-estate deal, the man decides to take matters into his own hands. He takes a police officer hostage, hoping to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Roy Boulting
CAST:  Richard Harris  •  Karen Black  •  Martin Landau  •  Dennis Christopher

Friends (1988) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: Jan 1993

A film by Kjell-Åke Andersson.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Kjell-Åke Andersson
CAST:  Dennis Christopher  •  Sven Wollter  •  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Lena Olin

False Arrest (1991) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Jan 1993

A luxury home, a handsome husband and terrific children. But it all comes crashing down when she is accused of being a mastermind behind a brutal triple-homicide and is ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Bill L. Norton
CAST:  Donna Mills  •  Steven Bauer  •  Robert Wagner  •  Lane Smith

Jobriath AD (2012)

Called "The American Bowie," "The True Fairy of Rock & Roll" and "Hype of the Year," Jobriath's reign as the first openly gay rock star was brief and over by 1975. Now, 35 ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Kieran Turner
CAST:  Jobriath  •  Jayne County  •  Dennis Christopher  •  Joe Elliott

Queen of the Lot (2013) RT 29% / Audience 62%

DVD release: May 2011

An electronic ankle bracelet and being under house arrest aren't about to stop up-and-coming actress Maggie Chase (Tanna Frederick) from the two things she craves the most: ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Henry Jaglom
CAST:  Tanna Frederick  •  Noah Wyle  •  Christopher Rydell  •  Kathryn Crosby

Plughead Rewired : Circuitry Man 2 (1994)

In the backdrop of Earths polluted future a female FBI agent removes Danner, a pleasure android from an asylum in order to coerce him into helping her hunt down the criminal ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Steven Lovy  •  Robert Lovy
CAST:  Vernon Wells  •  Deborah Shelton  •  Jim Metzler  •  Dennis Christopher

The Ballad of Lucy Whipple (2001)

The adventures of a family who head west to the California gold fields in the 1850s.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Jeremy Kagan
CAST:  Glenn Close  •  Jena Malone  •  Meat Loaf  •  Chloe Webb

Nine Lives (2004) RT 75% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Feb 2006

Lust and dysfuntion come full circle in this collection of nine steamy scenes exploring gay life, sex, addition, drugs and HIV/AIDS as revealed by a latino pool boy, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Dean Howell
CAST:  Steve Callahan  •  William Christian  •  Dennis Christopher  •  Dean Howell

California Dreaming (1979)

Young T.T. comes from Chicago to spend the summer in California. He slowly becomes "California-ized," while learning about love and life in the Golden State.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  John D. Hancock
CAST:  Dennis Christopher  •  Seymour Cassel  •  Glynnis O'Connor  •  Dorothy Tristan