Search results for "Frank Miller"

Sin City (2005)

Welcome to Sin City. This town beckons to the tough, the corrupt, the brokenhearted. Some call it dark… Hard-boiled. Then there are those who call it home — Crooked cops, sexy ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Quentin Tarantino  •  Frank Miller  •  Robert Rodriguez
CAST:  Bruce Willis  •  Mickey Rourke  •  Clive Owen  •  Jessica Alba

Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014)

Some of Sin City's most hard-boiled citizens cross paths with a few of its more reviled inhabitants.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Frank Miller  •  Robert Rodriguez
CAST:  Jessica Alba  •  Mickey Rourke  •  Jaime King  •  Rosario Dawson

The Spirit (2008) RT 14% / Audience 25%

DVD release: Apr 2009

Down these mean streets a man must come. A hero born, murdered, and born again. A Rookie cop named Denny Colt returns from the beyond as The Spirit, a hero whose mission is ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Frank Miller
CAST:  Gabriel Macht  •  Scarlett Johansson  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Eva Mendes

Wonderful London (1924)

Featuring views behind the usual facade of London's streets including the mews behind St. George's Hospital, Philios Terrace, Kinnerton Street, Dr Johnson's house and Ye Olde ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  H.B. Parkinson  •  Frank Miller

Let Me Explain, Dear (1932)

A husband flirts with a pretty girl after a taxi smash, but a delicate situation ensues when he has to explain the presence of her necklace in his pocket!  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Gene Gerrard  •  Frank Miller
CAST:  Gene Gerrard  •  Viola Lyel  •  Claude Hulbert  •  Hal Gordon

2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) RT 94% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Aug 1998

Humanity finds a mysterious object buried beneath the lunar surface and sets off to find its origins with the help of HAL 9000, the world's most advanced super computer.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Mystery • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kubrick
CAST:  Keir Dullea  •  Douglas Rain  •  Gary Lockwood  •  William Sylvester

Under the Gun (1988)

A St. Louis cop, Mike Braxton (Sam Jones), receives an urgent call for help from his brother Tony (Nick Cassavetes), a small time thief in Los Angeles. Mike rushes to LA and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  James Sbardellati
CAST:  Sam J. Jones  •  Vanessa Williams  •  John Russell  •  Michael Halsey

The Richest Cat in the World (1986)

Leo Kohlmeyer is a talking cat who inherits $5 million from his late owner and is looked after by the owner's in-laws whose two children, Bart and Veronica, learn Leo's secret ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Family • Western
DIRECTION:  Greg Beeman  •  Michael Kusley  •  Emmitt-Leon O'Neill  •  Dick Erickson
CAST:  Ramon Bieri  •  Steven Kampmann  •  Caroline McWilliams  •  Steve Vinovich

Comic Book Confidential (1988) RT 75% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Jul 2002

In the 20th century, no artistic medium in North America with so much potential for creative expression has had a more turbulent history plagued with less respect than comic ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
CAST:  Frank Miller  •  Jack Kirby  •  Stan Lee  •  Will Eisner

Daredevil (2003) RT 44% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Jul 2003

He dwells in a world of eternal night, but the blackness is filled with sounds and scents, tastes and textures that most cannot perceive. Although attorney Matt Murdock is ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Fantasy • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mark Steven Johnson
CAST:  Ben Affleck  •  Jennifer Garner  •  Colin Farrell  •  Michael Clarke Duncan

The Planman (2003)

A lawyer finds himself increasingly frustrated by the professional criminals he is called upon to defend, and hooks upon the idea of devising perfect crimes.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Strickland
CAST:  Robbie Coltrane  •  Celia Imrie  •  Neil Dudgeon  •  Vincent Regan

Comic-Con: Episode IV - A Fans Hope (2011)

A behind-the-scenes look at San Diego Comic-Con, the world's largest comic book convention, and the fans who attend every year.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Morgan Spurlock
CAST:  Seth Rogen  •  Kevin Smith  •  Corey Feldman  •  Kenneth Branagh

Time Machine: Comic Book Superheroes Unmasked (2003)

Industry insiders like Stan Lee and Neil Gaiman (The Sandman) reflect on the way their colorful creations reflect society at large. They have spread from the pulpy pages of ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Steve Kroopnick
CAST:  Peta Wilson  •  Keith David  •  Stan Lee  •  Frank Miller

With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story (2010) RT Audience 77%

DVD release: Nov 2012

At 89 years old, Stan Lee's name appears on more than one BILLION comics in 75 countries in 25 languages. Arguably the most recognized name in comics, Stan Lee has co-created ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Terry Dougas  •  Nikki Frakes  •  Will Hess
CAST:  Stan Lee  •  Sean Astin  •  Kenneth Branagh  •  Nicolas Cage

Secret Origin: The Story of DC Comics (2010) RT Audience 81%

DVD release: Dec 2010

A look at the history of the comic book publication that launched such legendary characters as Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Mac Carter
CAST:  Ryan Reynolds  •  Neil Gaiman  •  David Cronenberg  •  Zack Snyder

Film Noir: Bringing Darkness Into Light (2006) RT Audience 56%

Film Noir burrows into the mind; it's disorienting, intriguing and enthralling. Noir brings us into a gritty underworld of lush morbidity, providing intimate peeks at its ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
CAST:  John Alton  •  Drew Casper  •  Roger Deakins  •  John Debney

Starz Inside: Comic Books Unbound (2008)

Starz Inside takes a look at film adaptation of comics books. It interviews some of the biggest names in the industry to discuss the history and appeal of comic book movies.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
CAST:  Neal Adams  •  Avi Arad  •  Jeff Bridges  •  Dan Buckley

Will Eisner: Portrait of a Sequential Artist (2007) RT Audience 67%

Arguably the most influential person in American comics, Will Eisner, as artist, entrepreneur, innovator, and visual storyteller, enjoyed a career that encompassed comic books ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Andrew D. Cooke
CAST:  Will Eisner  •  Art Spiegelman  •  Frank Miller  •  Jerry Robinson

COMIX: Beyond the Comic Book Pages (2015)

COMIX is a feature documentary on comic books, the comic book world, and the phenomenon surrounding them. It is told through the thoughts and images of some of the greatest ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Michael Valentine
CAST:  Stan Lee  •  Neal Adams  •  Frank Miller  •  Marc Silvestri

Sex, Lies & Superheroes (2003)

Sex, Lies & Superheroes features the writers and artists who have helped make comic books a medium for sophisticated stories and artwork...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Constantine Valhouli
CAST:  Stan Lee  •  Neil Gaiman  •  Frank Miller  •  John Byrne