Search results for "F. Murray Abraham"


Surviving The Game (1994) RT 27% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Dec 1999

Mason is a man down on his luck with nothing to lose when he's approached to lead a group of wealthy hunters on an expedition in the Pacific Northwest. But things get really ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ernest R. Dickerson
CAST:  Ice-T  •  Rutger Hauer  •  Charles S. Dutton  •  Gary Busey

All the President's Men (1976) RT 93% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Oct 1997

In the run-up to the 1972 elections, Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward covers what seems to be a minor break-in at the Democratic Party National headquarters. He is ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alan J. Pakula
CAST:  Dustin Hoffman  •  Robert Redford  •  Jack Warden  •  Martin Balsam

Amadeus (1984)

The incredible story of genius musician Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, told in flashback by his peer and secret rival, Antonio Salieri—now confined to an insane asylum.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Music
DIRECTION:  Miloš Forman
CAST:  F. Murray Abraham  •  Tom Hulce  •  Elizabeth Berridge  •  Roy Dotrice

Fresh (1994) RT 89% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Feb 2002

Michael is a 12-year-old drug pusher who lives in a crowded house with his cousins and aunt. His father has become a street bum,but still meets with Fresh on occasion to play ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Boaz Yakin
CAST:  Sean Nelson  •  Giancarlo Esposito  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  N'Bushe Wright

Last Action Hero (1993) RT 37% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Sep 1997

Danny is obsessed with a fictional movie character action hero Jack Slater. When a magical ticket transports him into Jack's latest adventure, Danny finds himself in a world ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  John McTiernan
CAST:  Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  Austin O'Brien  •  Charles Dance  •  F. Murray Abraham

Loaded Weapon 1 (1993)

An LA detective is murdered because she has microfilm with the recipe to make cocaine cookies. A "Lethal Weapon" style cop team tries to find and stop the fiends before they ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Gene Quintano
CAST:  Emilio Estevez  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Jon Lovitz  •  Tim Curry

Mighty Aphrodite (1995) RT 77% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Mar 1999

When Lenny and his wife, Amanda, adopt a baby, Lenny realizes that his son is a genius and becomes obsessed with finding the boy's biological mother in hopes that she will be ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Woody Allen  •  Mira Sorvino  •  Helena Bonham Carter  •  F. Murray Abraham

Mimic (1997) RT 61% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Apr 1998

A disease carried by common cockroaches is killing Manhattan children. In an effort to stop the epidemic an entomologist, Susan Tyler, creates a mutant breed of insect that ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy • Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Guillermo del Toro
CAST:  Mira Sorvino  •  Jeremy Northam  •  Alexander Goodwin  •  Giancarlo Giannini

Scarface (1983) RT 82% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Sep 2003

After getting a green card in exchange for assassinating a Cuban government official, Tony Montana stakes a claim on the drug trade in Miami. Viciously murdering anyone who ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Brian De Palma
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  Steven Bauer  •  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio

Serpico (1973) RT 90% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Dec 2002

The real-life struggle of an honest New York City cop against a corrupt system.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Sidney Lumet
CAST:  Al Pacino  •  John Randolph Jones  •  Jack Kehoe  •  Biff McGuire




Star Trek: Insurrection (1998) RT 55% / Audience 45%

DVD release: May 1999

When an alien race and factions within Starfleet attempt to take over a planet that has "regenerative" properties, it falls upon Captain Picard and the crew of the Enterprise ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Frakes
CAST:  Patrick Stewart  •  Jonathan Frakes  •  Brent Spiner  •  LeVar Burton

The Bonfire of the Vanities (1990) RT 16% / Audience 27%

DVD release: Nov 2001

After his mistress runs over a young teen, a Wall Street hotshot sees his life unravel in the spotlight, and attracting the interest of a down and out reporter.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Brian De Palma
CAST:  Tom Hanks  •  Bruce Willis  •  Melanie Griffith  •  Kim Cattrall

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

The Prisoner of Second Avenue (1975) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Mar 2004

Mel Edison has just lost his job after many years and now has to cope with being unemployed at middle age during an intense NYC heat wave.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Melvin Frank
CAST:  Jack Lemmon  •  Anne Bancroft  •  Gene Saks  •  Elizabeth Wilson

They Might Be Giants (1971)

They Might be Giants chronicles the adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson in modern-day New York City. The fact that Sherlock Holmes is a psychotic paranoid and Dr. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Anthony Harvey
CAST:  George C. Scott  •  Joanne Woodward  •  Jack Gilford  •  Lester Rawlins

Thirteen Ghosts (2001)

Arthur and his two children, Kathy and Bobby, inherit his Uncle Cyrus's estate: a glass house that serves as a prison to 12 ghosts. When the family, accompanied by Bobby's ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Steve Beck
CAST:  Tony Shalhoub  •  Embeth Davidtz  •  Matthew Lillard  •  Shannon Elizabeth

Mobsters (1991) RT 6% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Sep 2003

The story of a group of friends in turn of the century New York, from their early days as street hoods to their rise in the world of organized crime...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Karbelnikoff
CAST:  Christian Slater  •  Costas Mandylor  •  Richard Grieco  •  Patrick Dempsey

Finding Forrester (2000) RT 74% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Apr 2001

Gus Van Sant tells the story of a young African American man named Jamal who confronts his talents while living on the streets of the Bronx. He accidentally runs into an old ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Gus Van Sant
CAST:  Sean Connery  •  Rob Brown  •  F. Murray Abraham  •  Anna Paquin

Muppets from Space (1999) RT 63% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Oct 1999

When Gonzo's breakfast cereal tells him that he's the descendant of aliens from another planet, his attempts at extraterrestrial communication get him kidnapped by a secret ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Tim Hill
CAST:  Steve Whitmire  •  Dave Goelz  •  Bill Barretta  •  Frank Oz