Search results for "James Belushi"


Trading Places (1983) RT 86% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Sep 2002

A snobbish investor and a wily street con-artist find their positions reversed as part of a bet by two callous millionaires.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  John Landis
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Dan Aykroyd  •  Jamie Lee Curtis  •  Denholm Elliott

Thief (1981) RT 96% / Audience 80%

DVD release: May 2001

Frank is an expert professional safecracker, specialized in high-profile diamond heists. He plans to use his ill-gotten income to retire from crime and build a nice life for ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Mann
CAST:  James Caan  •  Tuesday Weld  •  Willie Nelson  •  James Belushi

Angel's Dance (1999) RT Audience 53%

DVD release: Jan 2000

A young hitman is asked to prove himself by killing an innocent woman.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  David L. Corley
CAST:  James Belushi  •  Sheryl Lee  •  Kyle Chandler  •  Frank John Hughes

Canadian Bacon (1995) RT 14% / Audience 53%

DVD release: May 2001

The U.S. President, low in the opinion polls, gets talked into raising his popularity by trying to start a cold war against Canada.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Michael Moore
CAST:  John Candy  •  Alan Alda  •  Rhea Perlman  •  Kevin Pollak

Curly Sue (1991) RT 14% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Bill Dancer and his young companion Curly Sue are the classic homeless folks with hearts of gold. Their scams are aimed not at turning a profit, but at getting enough to eat. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Hughes
CAST:  James Belushi  •  Alisan Porter  •  Kelly Lynch  •  John Getz

Farce of the Penguins (2006) RT Audience 35%

DVD release: Jan 2007

In this spoof of "March of the Penguins," nature footage of penguins near the South Pole gets a soundtrack of human voices. Carl and Jimmy, best friends, walk 70 miles to the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary
DIRECTION:  Bob Saget
CAST:  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Christina Applegate  •  Alyson Hannigan  •  Jason Alexander

Gang Related (1997) RT 56% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Feb 1998

Two corrupt cops have a successful, seemingly perfect money making scheme- they sell drugs that they seize from dealers, kill the dealers, and blame the crimes on street gangs ...  (more)

GENRES: Action
DIRECTION:  Jim Kouf
CAST:  James Belushi  •  Tupac Shakur  •  Lela Rochon  •  Dennis Quaid

Hoodwinked! (2005) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Jul 2006

Little Red Riding Hood: A classic story, but there's more to every tale than meets the eye. Before you judge a book by its cover, you've got to flip through the pages. In the ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Cory Edwards  •  Tony Leech  •  Todd Edwards
CAST:  Anne Hathaway  •  Glenn Close  •  James Belushi  •  Patrick Warburton

Jingle All the Way (1996) RT 17% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Nov 1998

Meet Howard Langston, a salesman for a mattress company is constantly busy at his job, and he also constantly disappoints his son, after he misses his son's karate exposition, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Brian Levant
CAST:  Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  Phil Hartman  •  Sinbad  •  Rita Wilson

Joe Somebody (2001) RT 21% / Audience 27%

DVD release: Aug 2002

When underappreciated video specialist Joe Scheffer is brutally humiliated by the office bully Mark McKinney in front of his daughter, Joe begins a quest for personal ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Pasquin
CAST:  Tim Allen  •  Julie Bowen  •  Kelly Lynch  •  Greg Germann




K-9 (1989) RT 22% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Jun 1999

The extravagant cop Michael Dooley needs some help to fight a drug dealer who has tried to kill him. A "friend" gives him a dog named Jerry Lee (Officer Lewis), who has been ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Rod Daniel
CAST:  James Belushi  •  Mel Harris  •  Kevin Tighe  •  Ed O'Neill

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

Little Shop of Horrors (1986) RT 90% / Audience 79%

DVD release: May 2000

Seymour Krelborn is a nerdy orphan working at Mushnik's, a flower shop in urban Skid Row. He harbors a crush on fellow co-worker Audrey Fulquard, and is berated by Mr. Mushnik ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror • Music
DIRECTION:  Frank Oz
CAST:  Rick Moranis  •  Ellen Greene  •  Vincent Gardenia  •  Steve Martin

Masters of Menace (1990) RT Audience 68%

DVD release: Jan 1991

The Masters of Menace are actually a motorcycle gang. When one of their own dies while performing a dangerous bike stunt, they decide to cross the country to go bury him. With ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Daniel Raskov
CAST:  David Rasche  •  Catherine Bach  •  Tino Insana  •  Lee Ving

Once Upon a Crime... (1992)

On their way to Monte Carlo, Monaco, Marilyn and her husband, Neil, meet several other married couples, including Julian and Phoebe, who are traveling with a lost dog they ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Eugene Levy
CAST:  John Candy  •  James Belushi  •  Cybill Shepherd  •  Sean Young

Race the Sun (1996) RT 22% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Apr 2002

A bunch of high school misfits in Hawaii, introduced by their new teacher, attend a science fair in which they draw up inspiration to build their own solar car and win a trip ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Charles T. Kanganis
CAST:  Halle Berry  •  Casey Affleck  •  James Belushi  •  Eliza Dushku

Red Heat (1988) RT 62% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Mar 2001

A tough Russian policeman is forced to partner up with a cocky Chicago police detective when he is sent to Chicago to apprehend a Georgian drug lord who killed his partner and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  James Belushi  •  Ed O'Ross  •  Peter Boyle

Salvador (1986) RT 92% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Jun 2001

A second rated journalist from the US tries his luck in El Salvador during the military dictatorship in the 1980s.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Oliver Stone
CAST:  James Woods  •  James Belushi  •  Michael Murphy  •  John Savage

Snow Dogs (2002) RT 24% / Audience 39%

DVD release: May 2002

When a Miami dentist inherits a team of sled dogs, he's got to learn the trade or lose his pack to a crusty mountain man.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Brian Levant
CAST:  James Coburn  •  Sisqó  •  Nichelle Nichols  •  Cuba Gooding, Jr.

The Fury (1978) RT 80% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Sep 2001

A government agent is determined to come to his son's rescue, when a sinister official kidnaps him to harness his extremely powerful psychic abilities.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Brian De Palma
CAST:  Kirk Douglas  •  John Cassavetes  •  Amy Irving  •  Carrie Snodgress