Search results for "George Miller"

Mad Max 2 (1981)

Max Rockatansky returns as the heroic loner who drives the dusty roads of a postapocalyptic Australian Outback in an unending search for gasoline. Arrayed against him and the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  George Miller
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Bruce Spence  •  Michael Preston  •  Max Phipps

Babe: Pig in the City (1998) RT 62% / Audience 40%

DVD release: May 1999

Babe, fresh from his victory in the sheepherding contest, returns to Farmer Hoggett's farm, but after Farmer Hoggett is injured and unable to work, Babe has to go to the big ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Drama • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  George Miller
CAST:  James Cromwell  •  Mary Stein  •  Mickey Rooney  •  Magda Szubanski

Happy Feet (2006) RT 75% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Mar 2007

Into the world of the Emperor Penguins, who find their soul mates through song, a penguin is born who cannot sing. But he can tap dance something fierce!  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  George Miller
CAST:  Lombardo Boyar  •  Robin Williams  •  Johnny A. Sanchez  •  Carlos Alazraqui

Mad Max (1979) RT 90% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Nov 1997

In a self-destructing world, a vengeful Australian policeman sets out to stop a violent motorcycle gang.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  George Miller
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Joanne Samuel  •  Hugh Keays-Byrne  •  Steve Bisley

Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985) RT 81% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Jan 2002

Mad Max becomes a pawn in a decadent oasis of a technological society, and when exiled, becomes the deliverer of a colony of children.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  George Miller  •  George Ogilvie
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Tina Turner  •  Bruce Spence  •  Helen Buday

Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983) RT Audience 67%

Four directors collaborated to remake four episodes of the popular television series 'The Twilight Zone' for this movie. The episodes are updated slightly and in color (the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg  •  John Landis  •  Joe Dante  •  George Miller
CAST:  Albert Brooks  •  Vic Morrow  •  John Larroquette  •  John Lithgow

Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) RT 97% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Sep 2015

An apocalyptic story set in the furthest reaches of our planet, in a stark desert landscape where humanity is broken, and most everyone is crazed fighting for the necessities ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  George Miller
CAST:  Tom Hardy  •  Charlize Theron  •  Nicholas Hoult  •  Rosie Huntington-Whiteley

Lorenzo's Oil (1992) RT 94% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Apr 2004

Lorenzo Odone was a normal child until the age of 7. After then, strange things began to happen to him: he would have blackouts, memory lapses, and other strange mental ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  George Miller
CAST:  Susan Sarandon  •  Nick Nolte  •  Peter Ustinov  •  Ann Hearn

Happy Feet Two (2011) RT 46% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Mar 2012

Mumble the penguin has a problem: his son Erik, who is reluctant to dance, encounters The Mighty Sven, a penguin who can fly! Things get worse for Mumble when the world is ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  George Miller
CAST:  Elijah Wood  •  Robin Williams  •  Pink  •  E.G. Daily

40,000 Years of Dreaming (1997)

Australian born film maker George (Mad Max) Miller offers a personal view of Australian films. He suggests that they can be regarded as visual music, public dreaming, ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  George Miller
CAST:  George Miller

The Witches of Eastwick (1987) RT 73% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Aug 1997

Three single women in a picturesque village have their wishes granted - at a cost - when a mysterious and flamboyant man arrives in their lives.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy • Horror
DIRECTION:  George Miller
CAST:  Jack Nicholson  •  Cher  •  Susan Sarandon  •  Michelle Pfeiffer

The Madness of Max (2015)

The Madness of Max is a feature-length documentary on the making of arguably the most influential movie of the past thirty years. With over forty cast-and-crew interviews, ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Tim Ridge  •  Gary McFeat
CAST:  George Miller  •  Mel Gibson

Road War: The Making of 'The Road Warrior' (2016)

Retrospective on the making of "Mad Max 2".  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
CAST:  George Miller  •  Mel Gibson  •  Terry Hayes  •  Dean Semler

David Stratton: A Cinematic Life (2017)

A compelling personal journey with David Stratton, as he relates the fascinating development of our cinema history. David guides us from his boyhood cinema experience of ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Sally Aitken
CAST:  David Stratton  •  Dr George Miller  •  Nicole Kidman  •  Todd McCarthy

Side Fx (2005) RT Audience 28%

DVD release: Mar 2005

Sex, drugs, and rock-and-roll will never be the same after a medieval sex drug makes a comeback on the college party scene. Everyone wants to try this "orgasm" drug but no one ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Patrick Johnson
CAST:  Amber Heard  •  Amanda Phillips  •  Marta McGonagle  •  Aaron Garrett

15 Minutes (2001)

When Eastern European criminals Oleg and Emil come to New York City to pick up their share of a heist score, Oleg steals a video camera and starts filming their activities, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Herzfeld
CAST:  Robert De Niro  •  Charlize Theron  •  Edward Burns  •  Kelsey Grammer