Search results for "Elya Baskin"


2010 (1984)

This is a sequel to 2001 A Space Odyssey. It is now 2010 and both the Americans and the Russians are racing to get to Jupiter to investigate the black monolith (similar to the ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter Hyams
CAST:  Roy Scheider  •  John Lithgow  •  Helen Mirren  •  Bob Balaban

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

Angels and Demons (2009)

Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon investigates a mysterious symbol seared into the chest of a murdered physicist. He discovers evidence of the unimaginable, the rebirth of an ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ron Howard
CAST:  Tom Hanks  •  Ewan McGregor  •  Ayelet Zurer  •  Stellan Skarsgård

Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997) RT 70% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Oct 1997

As a swingin' fashion photographer by day and a groovy British superagent by night, Austin Powers is the '60s' most shagadelic spy, baby! But can he stop megalomaniac Dr. Evil ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Jay Roach
CAST:  Mike Myers  •  Elizabeth Hurley  •  Michael York  •  Mimi Rogers

Combat Academy (1986)

"Police Academy"-style comedy set in a military school. Two errant high-school students are ordered by a judge to spend a year at a prestigious military academy, where one of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Neal Israel
CAST:  George Clooney  •  Keith Gordon  •  Wallace Langham  •  Dana Hill

Enemies, A Love Story (1989) RT 91% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Sep 2002

A ghostwriter finds himself romantically involved with his current wife, a married woman and his long-vanished wife.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Paul Mazursky
CAST:  Ron Silver  •  Anjelica Huston  •  Lena Olin  •  Malgorzata Zajaczkowska

October Sky (1999) RT 90% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Jul 1999

Based on the true story of Homer Hickam, a coal miner's son who was inspired by the first Sputnik launch to take up rocketry against his father's wishes, and eventually became ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Joe Johnston
CAST:  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Chris Cooper  •  Laura Dern  •  Chris Owen

Spider-Man 2 (2004) RT 93% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Nov 2004

Peter Parker is going through a major identity crisis. Burned out from being Spider-Man, he decides to shelve his superhero alter ego, which leaves the city suffering in the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  Tobey Maguire  •  Kirsten Dunst  •  James Franco  •  Alfred Molina

Spider-Man 3 (2007) RT 63% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Oct 2007

The seemingly invincible Spider-Man goes up against an all-new crop of villains -- including the shape-shifting Sandman -- in the third installment of this blockbusting comic ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  Tobey Maguire  •  Kirsten Dunst  •  James Franco  •  Thomas Haden Church

Spy Hard (1996) RT 8% / Audience 32%

DVD release: Jul 1999

The evil Gen. Rancor has his sights set on world domination, and only one man can stop him: Dick Steele, also known as Agent WD-40. Rancor needs to obtain a computer circuit ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Rick Friedberg
CAST:  Leslie Nielsen  •  Nicollette Sheridan  •  Charles Durning  •  Marcia Gay Harden




The Name of the Rose (1986)

14th-century Franciscan monk William of Baskerville and his young novice arrive at a conference to find that several monks have been murdered under mysterious circumstances. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jean-Jacques Annaud
CAST:  Sean Connery  •  Christian Slater  •  Helmut Qualtinger  •  Elya Baskin

Moscow on the Hudson (1984) RT 89% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Nov 2001

A Russian circus visits the US. A clown wants to defect, but doesn't have the nerve. His saxophone playing friend however comes to the decision to defect in the middle of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Paul Mazursky
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  María Conchita Alonso  •  Cleavant Derricks  •  Alejandro Rey

Jimmy P: Psychotherapy of a Plains Indian (2013)

Adapted from the 1951 non-fiction account by psychoanalyst Georges Devereux, “Psychotherapy Of A Plains Indian,” the film follows the true story of Picard (Del Toro), a Plains ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Arnaud Desplechin
CAST:  Benicio del Toro  •  Mathieu Amalric  •  Elya Baskin  •  A Martinez

Across the Line: The Exodus of Charlie Wright (2010) RT Audience 31%

DVD release: Dec 2010

The story centers on Charlie, a Los Angeles billionaire financial whiz who goes into self-imposed exile in Tijuana after his empire is revealed to have been a Ponzi scheme. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Aidan Quinn  •  Andy García  •  Mario Van Peebles  •  Danny Pino

Wheelmen (2005) RT Audience 14%

DVD release: Aug 2010

Two limo drivers hope to make money by escorting an executive around Los Angeles. Things go awry when they get caught up in a sabotage plot to assassinate the Vice President ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Dirk Hagen
CAST:  Lisa Arturo  •  James Avery  •  Elya Baskin  •  Jim Beaver

The Elder Son (2006) RT Audience 40%

DVD release: Dec 2008

Russian clarinetist living in Los Angeles, whose life changes when Bo, looking for a hideout after a botched car heist, passes himself off as Max's long-lost son. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Marius Balchunas
CAST:  Leelee Sobieski  •  Eric Balfour  •  Rade Serbedzija  •  Shane West

Running Red (2000) RT Audience 14%

DVD release: May 2006

Gregori is an ex-Soviet Commando haunted by the death of his brother, and trying to forget his old life in the US. However, Gregori realizes after he has already started a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jerry P. Jacobs
CAST:  Jeff Speakman  •  Angie Everhart  •  Elya Baskin  •  Delane Matthews

The Pickle (1993) RT 20% / Audience 18%

DVD release: Nov 2004

Director Paul Mazursky (Scenes From a Mall) takes a bite out of Hollywood with a hilarious look at the artistic sell-out. Starring Danny Aiello, Dyan Cannon Shelly Winters, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Paul Mazursky
CAST:  Danny Aiello  •  Dyan Cannon  •  Clotilde Courau  •  Shelley Winters