Search results for "John Kapelos"


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

Weird Science (1985) RT 56% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Two unpopular teenagers, Gary and Wyatt, fail at all attempts to be accepted by their peers. Their desperation to be liked leads them to "create" a woman via their computer. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Hughes
CAST:  Anthony Michael Hall  •  Kelly LeBrock  •  Ilan Mitchell-Smith  •  Bill Paxton

Auto Focus (2002) RT 72% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Mar 2003

A successful TV star during the 1960s, former "Hogan's Heroes" actor Bob Crane projects a wholesome family-man image, but this front masks his persona as a sex addict who ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Paul Schrader
CAST:  Greg Kinnear  •  Willem Dafoe  •  Rita Wilson  •  Maria Bello

Cool and the Crazy (1994) RT Audience 26%

DVD release: Aug 2003

Unhappily married couple Roslyn and Michael lead separate affairs that lead to violent repercussions for all.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ralph Bakshi
CAST:  Alicia Silverstone  •  Jared Leto  •  Jennifer Blanc  •  Tuesday Knight

Internal Affairs (1990) RT 88% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Mar 1999

Keen young Raymold Avila joins the Internal Affairs Department of the Los Angeles police. He and partner Amy Wallace are soon looking closely at the activities of cop Dennis ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Mike Figgis
CAST:  Richard Gere  •  Andy García  •  Laurie Metcalf  •  Nancy Travis

Legally Blonde (2001) RT 68% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Nov 2001

Elle Woods has it all. She's the president of her sorority, a Hawaiian Tropic girl, Miss June in her campus calendar, and, above all, a natural blonde. She dates the cutest ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Robert Luketic
CAST:  Reese Witherspoon  •  Luke Wilson  •  Selma Blair  •  Matthew Davis

Roxanne (1987) RT 88% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Jul 2000

Based on the play "Cyrano de Bergerac", large nosed C.D. Bales falls for the beautiful Roxanne while she falls for his personality but another man's looks.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Fred Schepisi
CAST:  Steve Martin  •  Daryl Hannah  •  Rick Rossovich  •  Shelley Duvall

Sixteen Candles (1984) RT 86% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Oct 2000

A teenage girls deals with her parents forgetting her birthday and a crush on her high school's heartthrob.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Hughes
CAST:  Molly Ringwald  •  Anthony Michael Hall  •  John Cusack  •  Gedde Watanabe

The Breakfast Club (1985) RT 89% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Sep 2003

Five disparate high school students meet in Saturday detention, and discover they have a lot more in common than they thought.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  John Hughes
CAST:  Emilio Estevez  •  Anthony Michael Hall  •  Judd Nelson  •  Molly Ringwald

The Relic (1997) RT 31% / Audience 34%

DVD release: Apr 1999

A researcher at Chicago's Natural History Museum returns from South America with some crates containing his findings. When the crates arrive at the museum without the owner ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter Hyams
CAST:  Penelope Ann Miller  •  Tom Sizemore  •  Linda Hunt  •  James Whitmore




The Shadow (1994) RT 35% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Nov 1998

Based on the 1930's comic strip, puts the hero up against his arch enemy, Shiwan Khan, who plans to take over the world by holding a city to ransom using an atom bomb. Using ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Russell Mulcahy
CAST:  Alec Baldwin  •  John Lone  •  Penelope Ann Miller  •  Peter Boyle

Tootsie (1982) RT 89% / Audience 81%

DVD release: May 2001

When struggling, out of work actor Michael Dorsey secretly adopts a female alter ego - Dorothy Michaels - in order to land a part in a daytime drama, he unwittingly becomes a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Sydney Pollack
CAST:  Dustin Hoffman  •  Jessica Lange  •  Teri Garr  •  Dabney Coleman

Vibes (1988)

Medium Sylvia Pickel and psychometrist Nick Deezy meet at a psychic research facility in New York. Not long after, they're contacted by Harry Buscafusco, who offers them $50 ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ken Kwapis
CAST:  Jeff Goldblum  •  Cyndi Lauper  •  Peter Falk  •  Julian Sands

Deep Red (1994) RT Audience 11%

DVD release: Jun 1994

After a young girl is accidently infected with an alien substance known as "Deep Red", the astonishing results attract the attention of the illustrious scientist Dr. Newmeyer. ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction • Thriller • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Craig R. Baxley
CAST:  Lindsey Haun  •  Michael Biehn  •  Joanna Pacuła  •  Tobin Bell

Afternoon Delight (2013) RT 68% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Feb 2014

Rachel is a quick-witted and lovable stay-at-home mom. Frustrated with the realities of preschool auctions, a lackluster sex life and career that's gone kaput, Rachel visits a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jill Soloway
CAST:  Kathryn Hahn  •  Juno Temple  •  Josh Radnor  •  Jane Lynch

Fast Food High (2003) RT Audience 38%

Fast Food High tells the story of Emma Redding, a young fast food restaurant employee who musters her inner Erin Brockovich and tries to start a union. When new management ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nisha Ganatra
CAST:  Lawrence Bayne  •  Alison Pill  •  Sarah Gadon  •  Joe Dinicol

Not That Funny (2012) RT Audience 100%

A love story about a woman who "just wants someone who makes her laugh" and a man who is not that funny. As he tries to learn how to be the man she says she wants, they each ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Lauralee Farrer
CAST:  Tony Hale  •  Timothy V. Murphy  •  Brigid Brannagh  •  Erin Way

My Man Adam (1985)

DVD release: Aug 1986

A young man meets the girl of his dreams, whereupon he finds himself involved in a murder mystery.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Roger L. Simon
CAST:  Raphael Sbarge  •  Page Hannah  •  Veronica Cartwright  •  Dave Thomas