Search results for "Elizabeth Peña"

The Incredibles (2004) RT 97% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Mar 2005

Bob Parr has given up his superhero days to log in time as an insurance adjuster and raise his three children with his formerly heroic wife in suburbia. But when he receives a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Animation • Family
CAST:  Craig T. Nelson  •  Holly Hunter  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Jason Lee

Jacob's Ladder (1990) RT 69% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Sep 2010

A traumatized Vietnam war veteran finds out that his post-war life isn't what he believes it to be when he's attacked by horned creatures in the subway and his dead son comes ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Adrian Lyne
CAST:  Tim Robbins  •  Elizabeth Peña  •  Danny Aiello  •  Matt Craven

Batteries Not Included (1987)

In a soon to be demolished block of apartments, the residents resist the criminal methods used to force them to leave so a greedy tycoon can build his new skyscraper. When ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Matthew Robbins
CAST:  Hume Cronyn  •  Jessica Tandy  •  Frank McRae  •  Elizabeth Peña

Down and Out in Beverly Hills (1986) RT 84% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Aug 2002

Beverly Hills couple Barbara and Dave Whiteman are very rich but not happy Dave is a hard working business man, his wife is only interested in yoga, aerobics and other ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Paul Mazursky
CAST:  Nick Nolte  •  Bette Midler  •  Richard Dreyfuss  •  Elizabeth Peña

Down in the Valley (2005) RT 52% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Sep 2006

On a trip to the beach, a teenage girl named Tobe meets a charismatic stranger named Harlan, who dresses like a cowboy and claims to be a former ranch hand. The pair feel an ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  David Jacobson
CAST:  Edward Norton  •  Evan Rachel Wood  •  David Morse  •  Rory Culkin

Goal II: Living the Dream (2007) RT 39% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Nov 2008

Tempted away from Newcastle United to join Real Madrid, rising star Santiago Munez finds this latest change of fortune the greatest challenge yet - personally as well as ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jaume Collet-Serra
CAST:  Kuno Becker  •  Stephen Dillane  •  Anna Friel  •  Leonor Varela

La Bamba (1987)

Biographical story of the rise from nowhere of singer Ritchie Valens whose life was cut short by a plane crash.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Luis Valdez
CAST:  Lou Diamond Phillips  •  Danielle von Zerneck  •  Elizabeth Peña  •  Rosanna DeSoto

Lone Star (1996)

When the skeleton of his murdered predecessor is found, Sheriff Sam Deeds unearths many other long-buried secrets in his Texas border town.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Sayles
CAST:  Chris Cooper  •  Matthew McConaughey  •  Elizabeth Peña  •  Kris Kristofferson

Rush Hour (1998)

When Hong Kong Inspector Lee is summoned to Los Angeles to investigate a kidnapping, the FBI doesn't want any outside help and assigns cocky LAPD Detective James Carter to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Brett Ratner
CAST:  Jackie Chan  •  Chris Tucker  •  Ken Leung  •  Tom Wilkinson

The Waterdance (1992) RT 93% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Dec 2001

An oft overlooked film about struggling to deal with paralysis. Author Joel Garcia breaks his neck while hiking, and finds himself in a rehab center with Raymond, an ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Steinberg  •  Neal Jimenez
CAST:  Eric Stoltz  •  Helen Hunt  •  Wesley Snipes  •  William Forsythe

Transamerica (2005) RT 76% / Audience 83%

DVD release: May 2006

Bree is about to get a sex change operation that will finally allow her to actually be what she’s already been in her mind for a long time: a transitioned woman. Yet before ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Duncan Tucker
CAST:  Felicity Huffman  •  Kevin Zegers  •  Elizabeth Peña  •  Danny Burstein

Vibes (1988)

Medium Sylvia Pickel and psychometrist Nick Deezy meet at a psychic research facility in New York. Not long after, they're contacted by Harry Buscafusco, who offers them $50 ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ken Kwapis
CAST:  Jeff Goldblum  •  Cyndi Lauper  •  Peter Falk  •  Julian Sands

Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home (1995) RT 36% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Jan 2003

Jesse becomes reunited with Willy three years after the whale's jump to freedom as the teenager tries to rescue the killer whale and other orcas from an oil spill.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  Dwight H. Little
CAST:  Jason James Richter  •  Michael Madsen  •  Jayne Atkinson  •  August Schellenberg

Times Square (1980) RT 50% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Nov 2000

Two ill-matched teenage girls form a punk band and soon have New York by its ears.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Allan Moyle
CAST:  Tim Curry  •  Trini Alvarado  •  Robin Johnson  •  Steve James

Strangeland (1998) RT 6% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Mar 1999

A pierced and tattooed sadist, Captain Howdy, trolls the Internet for naive teens, luring them to his home to torture and defile them. When Howdy kidnaps and tortures the ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  John Pieplow
CAST:  Kevin Gage  •  Elizabeth Peña  •  Brett Harrelson  •  Robert Englund

Zig Zag (2002)

An autistic 15-year-old boy steals money from his boss to provide rent for his abusive father, who uses the money to repay a loan shark.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David S. Goyer
CAST:  John Leguizamo  •  Wesley Snipes  •  Oliver Platt  •  Natasha Lyonne

Aldrich Ames: Traitor Within (1998) RT Audience 80%

DVD release: Aug 1999

Fact-based story about a 90's espionage case that was chronicled as the worst case of espionage in US history  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Mackenzie
CAST:  Timothy Hutton  •  Joan Plowright  •  Elizabeth Peña  •  Daniel Magder

The Invaders (1995)

DVD release: Mar 1996

They look like us. They sound like us. And they've come with a hidden agenda of global proportions in this sci-fi thriller based on the popular 1960's cult series. Scott ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Paul Shapiro
CAST:  Scott Bakula  •  Elizabeth Peña  •  Richard Thomas  •  Roy Thinnes

Dead Funny (1994) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Oct 1995

When her practical joker boyfriend dies, a young woman recalls all the pranks he pulled as she tries to figure out who murdered him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Feldman
CAST:  Elizabeth Peña  •  Andrew McCarthy  •  Paige Turco  •  Blanche Baker

The Perfect Family (2011) RT 48% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Jun 2012

Kathleen Turner stars as suburban mother and devout Catholic Eileen Cleary, who has always kept up appearances. When she runs for the Catholic Woman of the Year title at her ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Anne Renton
CAST:  Kathleen Turner  •  Emily Deschanel  •  Jason Ritter  •  Richard Chamberlain