Search results for "Dick Miller"


That Guy Dick Miller (2014) RT 79% / Audience 80%

That Guy Dick Miller is the incredible true story of the wannabe-writer, turned accidental character-actor.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Elijah Drenner
CAST:  Dick Miller  •  Corey Feldman  •  Lainie Miller  •  Robert Forster

The Terminator (1984) RT 100% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Sep 1997

In the post-apocalyptic future, reigning tyrannical supercomputers teleport a cyborg assassin known as the "Terminator" back to 1984 to kill Sarah Connor, whose unborn son is ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  James Cameron
CAST:  Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  Michael Biehn  •  Linda Hamilton  •  Paul Winfield

1941 (1979) RT 32% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Mar 1999

It's been six days since the attack on Pearl Harbor. Panic grips California, supposedly the next target of the Japanese forces. Everywhere in California, people are suffering ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Dan Aykroyd  •  Ned Beatty  •  John Belushi  •  Lorraine Gary

A Bucket of Blood (1959) RT 73% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Jan 2005

Nerdy Walter Paisley (Dick Miller), a maladroit busboy at a beatnik café who doesn't fit in with the cool scene around him, attempts to woo his beautiful co-worker, Carla ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Roger Corman
CAST:  Barboura Morris  •  Antony Carbone  •  Julian Burton  •  Ed Nelson

After Hours (1985) RT 90% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Aug 2004

An ordinary word processor has the worst night of his life after he agrees to visit a girl in Soho whom he met that evening at a coffee shop.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Griffin Dunne  •  Rosanna Arquette  •  Verna Bloom  •  Tommy Chong

All the Right Moves (1983) RT 53% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Mar 2002

Sensitive study of a headstrong high school football star who dreams of getting out of his small Western Pennsylvania steel town with a football scholarship. His equally ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Chapman
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Craig T. Nelson  •  Lea Thompson  •  Charles Cioffi

Amazon Women on the Moon (1987) RT 60% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Acclaimed director John Landis (Animal House, The Blues Brothers) presents this madcap send-up of late night TV, low-budget sci-fi films and canned-laughter-filled sitcoms ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  John Landis  •  Peter Horton  •  Joe Dante  •  Carl Gottlieb  •  Robert K. Weiss
CAST:  Arsenio Hall  •  Monique Gabrielle  •  Debby Davison  •  Rob Krausz

Batman: Mask of the Phantasm (1993) RT 82% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Dec 1999

An old flame of Bruce Wayne's strolls into town, re-heating up the romance between the two. At the same time, a mass murderer with an axe for one hand begins systematically ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Bruce Timm  •  Eric Radomski
CAST:  Kevin Conroy  •  Dana Delany  •  Efrem Zimbalist, Jr.  •  Mark Hamill

Chopping Mall (1986)

A group of teenagers that work at the mall all get together for a late night party in one of the stores. When the mall goes on lock down before they can get out, the robot ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Jim Wynorski
CAST:  Kelli Maroney  •  Tony O'Dell  •  Barbara Crampton  •  Russell Todd

Corvette Summer (1978) RT 57% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Aug 2005

Ken loves to design and build exotic cars. When the High School shop class project car, a fully tricked out dream Corvette, is stolen, he begins searching for it. His search ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Matthew Robbins
CAST:  Mark Hamill  •  Annie Potts  •  Eugene Roche  •  William Bryant




Tales from the Crypt presents: Demon Knight (1995) RT 37% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Aug 2006

A man on the run is hunted by a demon known as the Collector.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ernest R. Dickerson
CAST:  Billy Zane  •  William Sadler  •  Jada Pinkett Smith  •  Brenda Bakke

Gremlins (1984) RT 85% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Jun 1999

When Billy Peltzer is given a strange but adorable pet named Gizmo for Christmas, he inadvertently breaks the three important rules of caring for a Mogwai, and unleashes a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Joe Dante
CAST:  Zach Galligan  •  Phoebe Cates  •  Hoyt Axton  •  Frances Lee McCain

Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990) RT 67% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Aug 2002

Young sweethearts Billy and Kate move to the Big Apple, land jobs in a high-tech office park and soon reunite with the friendly and lovable Gizmo. But a series of accidents ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Joe Dante  •  Chuck Jones
CAST:  Zach Galligan  •  Phoebe Cates  •  John Glover  •  Robert Prosky

Heart Like a Wheel (1983) RT 100% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Aug 2006

Shirley Muldowney is determined to be a top-fuel drag racer, although no woman has ever raced them before. Despite the high risks of this kind of racing and the burden it ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Kaplan
CAST:  Bonnie Bedelia  •  Beau Bridges  •  Leo Rossi  •  Hoyt Axton

I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978) RT 83% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Sep 2004

If they missed Beatles' first appearance in the U.S.A. they would hate themselves for the rest of their lives! So six young girls from New Jersey set off even though they ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Robert Zemeckis
CAST:  Nancy Allen  •  Bobby Di Cicco  •  Wendie Jo Sperber  •  Susan Kendall Newman

Innerspace (1987) RT 81% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Jul 2002

Test pilot Tuck Pendleton volunteers to test a special vessel for a miniaturization experiment. Accidentally injected into a neurotic hypochondriac, Jack Putter, Tuck must ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Joe Dante
CAST:  Martin Short  •  Dennis Quaid  •  Meg Ryan  •  Kevin McCarthy

It Conquered the World (1956) RT 80% / Audience 30%

DVD release: Jun 1991

An alien from Venus tries to take over the world with the help of a disillusioned human scientist.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Roger Corman
CAST:  Peter Graves  •  Beverly Garland  •  Lee Van Cleef  •  Sally Fraser

Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003) RT 57% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Mar 2004

Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck are up to their feuding ways again. Tired of playing second fiddle to Bugs, Daffy has decided to leave the Studio for good. He is aided by Warner ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Joe Dante
CAST:  Brendan Fraser  •  Jenna Elfman  •  Steve Martin  •  Timothy Dalton

Motorama (1991) RT 60% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Dec 2001

A ten year old boy gets tired of life with abusive parents and cashes in his piggy bank and steals a Mustang. He rides off into a surreal America playing "Motorama," a game ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Barry Shils
CAST:  Jordan Christopher Michael  •  Martha Quinn  •  Michael Naegel  •  Susan Tyrrell

New York, New York (1977) RT 67% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Feb 2005

An egotistical saxophone player and a young singer meet on V-J Day and embark upon a strained and rocky romance, even as their careers begin a long uphill climb.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Liza Minnelli  •  Robert De Niro  •  Lionel Stander  •  Barry Primus