Search results for "Don McManus"

The Shawshank Redemption (1994) RT 91% / Audience 98%

DVD release: Jan 1998

Framed in the 1940s for the double murder of his wife and her lover, upstanding banker Andy Dufresne begins a new life at the Shawshank prison, where he puts his accounting ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Frank Darabont
CAST:  Tim Robbins  •  Morgan Freeman  •  Bob Gunton  •  William Sadler

Air Force One (1997)

Russian terrorists conspire to hijack the aircraft with the president and his family on board. The commander in chief finds himself facing an impossible predicament: give in ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Wolfgang Petersen
CAST:  Harrison Ford  •  Gary Oldman  •  Glenn Close  •  Wendy Crewson

National Treasure (2004) RT 44% / Audience 76%

DVD release: May 2005

Modern treasure hunters, led by archaeologist Ben Gates, search for a chest of riches rumored to have been stashed away by George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jon Turteltaub
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Diane Kruger  •  Sean Bean  •  Harvey Keitel

Punch-Drunk Love (2002) RT 79% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Jun 2003

A beleaguered small-business owner gets a harmonium and embarks on a romantic journey with a mysterious woman.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Paul Thomas Anderson
CAST:  Adam Sandler  •  Emily Watson  •  Philip Seymour Hoffman  •  Luis Guzmán

The Care Bears Adventure in Wonderland (1987)

The cuddly Care Bears star in this charming feature-length adaption of the classic story of Alice in Wonderland. A young girl named Alice and the Care Bears travel together ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Raymond Jafelice
CAST:  Bob Dermer  •  Eva Almos  •  Dan Hennessey  •  Jim Henshaw

Knight Rider 2010 (1994) RT Audience 34%

Loosely based on the popular television series of the 80's, this movie brings the story into an apocalyptic time and a new "KITT".  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction • Thriller • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Sam Pillsbury
CAST:  Richard Joseph Paul  •  Hudson Leick  •  Michael Beach  •  Don McManus

Noah (1998) RT Audience 56%

DVD release: Sep 2005

Norman is a very busy builder who spends very little time with her three children. His life changes when a mysterious man convinces him to build an ark like Noah. Although the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ken Kwapis
CAST:  Tony Danza  •  Wallace Shawn  •  Jane Sibbett  •  John Marshall Jones

Kill Theory (2008) RT Audience 26%

DVD release: Mar 2010

Whilst celebrating a graduation at a secluded vacation home, a group of college students find themselves targeted by a sadistic killer who forces them to play a deadly game of ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Chris Moore
CAST:  Don McManus  •  Ryanne Duzich  •  Teddy Dunn  •  Daniel Franzese

Letters from the Big Man (2011) RT 86% / Audience 54%

Sarah Smith, an artist and government hydrologist, sets out on a post-fire stream survey in a remote part of the Kalmiopsis Wilderness of southwestern Oregon. In the course of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Munch
CAST:  Lily Rabe  •  Jason Butler Harner  •  Isaac C. Singleton Jr.  •  Jim Cody Williams

Lucky Bastard (2014) RT 52% / Audience 35%

Lucky Bastard is a "found footage" thriller about a porn website run by Mike (Don McManus) that invites fans to have sex with porn stars. Jay Paulson plays Dave, an eager ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Nathan
CAST:  Betsy Rue  •  Don McManus  •  Chris Wylde  •  Jay Paulson

The Maze Runner (2014) RT 65% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Dec 2014

Set in a post-apocalyptic world, young Thomas is deposited in a community of boys after his memory is erased, soon learning they're all trapped in a maze that will require him ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Mystery • Science Fiction • Thriller
CAST:  Will Poulter  •  Dylan O'Brien  •  Thomas Sangster  •  Kaya Scodelario

Grand Piano (2013) RT 78% / Audience 47%

DVD release: May 2014

Moments before his comeback performance, a concert pianist who suffers from stage fright discovers a note written on his music sheet.  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Eugenio Mira
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Elijah Wood  •  Tamsin Egerton  •  Allen Leech

Paranormal Activity 5 (2015)

Using a special camera that can see spirits, a family must protect their daughter from an evil entity with a sinister plan.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Gregory Plotkin
CAST:  Chris J. Murray  •  Brit Shaw  •  Ivy George  •  Dan Gill

For a Good Time, Call . . . (2012)

College "frenemies" Lauren and Katie move in together after losing a relationship and rent control, respectively. Sharing Katie's late grandmother's apartment in New York City ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jamie Travis
CAST:  Seth Rogen  •  Justin Long  •  Ari Graynor  •  Mimi Rogers

Lovelace (2013) RT 53% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Nov 2013

Story of Linda Lovelace, who is used and abused by the porn industry at the behest of her coercive husband, before taking control of her life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rob Epstein  •  Jeffrey Friedman
CAST:  Amanda Seyfried  •  Peter Sarsgaard  •  Hank Azaria  •  Adam Brody

The Congress (2013) RT 73% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Dec 2014

More than two decades after catapulting to stardom with The Princess Bride, Robin Wright decides to take her final job: preserving her likeness for a future Hollywood. Through ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Ari Folman
CAST:  Robin Wright  •  Paul Giamatti  •  Harvey Keitel  •  Kodi Smit-McPhee

Little Fish, Strange Pond (2009) RT Audience 50%

Mr. Jack and Sweet Stephen cruise aimlessly through the streets of LA speculating about life, death, divine will and the force of power that predetermines their existence. Mr. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Gregory Dark
CAST:  Matthew Modine  •  Callum Blue  •  Adam Baldwin  •  Paul Adelstein

Killer Party (1986) RT Audience 45%

DVD release: Sep 2011

Three sorority pledges are tasked with ensuring that the gals of Sigma Alpha Pi throw a killer party at an abandoned fraternity house. Unfortunately a vengeful spirit decides ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
DIRECTION:  William Fruet
CAST:  Martin Hewitt  •  Ralph Seymour  •  Elaine Wilkes  •  Paul Bartel

Just Peck (2009) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Sep 2011

At 104 pounds dripping wet, baby-faced sophomore Michael Peck (age 15) is not exactly the coolest guy at American High. Peck’s teachers make him feel like an idiot, his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Michael A. Nickles
CAST:  Keir Gilchrist  •  Tiya Sircar  •  Brie Larson  •  Marcia Cross

Mr. Murder (1999) RT Audience 35%

DVD release: Aug 1999

A group of scientists are trying to produce the perfect soldier by cloning. The day the clone is born, Marty Stillwater, a mystery novel writer, feels that something strange ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Dick Lowry
CAST:  Stephen Baldwin  •  Julie Warner  •  Bill Smitrovich  •  Thomas Haden Church