Search results for "John Saxon"

Zombie Death House (1987)

A renegade federal agent uses a new drug to create an army of unbeatable warriors.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  John Saxon
CAST:  Dennis Cole  •  Anthony Franciosa  •  John Saxon  •  Tane McClure

A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) RT 94% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Teenagers in a small town are dropping like flies, apparently in the grip of mass hysteria causing their suicides. A cop's daughter, Nancy Thompson (Heather Langenkamp) traces ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Wes Craven
CAST:  Robert Englund  •  Heather Langenkamp  •  Johnny Depp  •  Ronee Blakley

A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987)

It's been many years since Freddy Krueger's first victim, Nancy, came face-to-face with Freddy and his sadistic, evil ways. Now, Nancy's all grown up; she's put her ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Chuck Russell
CAST:  Robert Englund  •  Patricia Arquette  •  Heather Langenkamp  •  John Saxon

Beverly Hills Cop III (1994) RT 10% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Jan 2002

Back in sunny southern California and on the trail of two murderers, Axel Foley again teams up with LA cop Billy Rosewood. Soon, they discover that an amusement park is being ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  John Landis
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Judge Reinhold  •  Héctor Elizondo  •  George Lucas

Black Christmas (1974) RT 64% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Nov 2001

A sorority house is terrorized by a stranger who makes frightening phone calls and then murders the sorority sisters during Christmas break.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Thriller
CAST:  Olivia Hussey  •  Keir Dullea  •  Margot Kidder  •  John Saxon

Enter the Dragon (1973) RT 95% / Audience 92%

DVD release: May 2004

A martial artist agrees to spy on a reclusive crime lord using his invitation to a tournament there as cover.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Clouse
CAST:  Bruce Lee  •  Jim Kelly  •  John Saxon  •  Ahna Capri

From Dusk till Dawn (1996) RT 63% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Jun 1998

Seth Gecko and his younger brother Richard are on the run after a bloody bank robbery in Texas. They escape across the border into Mexico and will be home-free the next ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Rodriguez
CAST:  George Clooney  •  Quentin Tarantino  •  Harvey Keitel  •  Juliette Lewis

Mr. Hobbs Takes a Vacation (1962) RT 80% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Sep 2005

Banker Roger Hobbs wants to spend his vacation alone with his wife, Peggy, but she insists on a family vacation at a California beach house that turns out to be ugly and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Henry Koster
CAST:  James Stewart  •  Maureen O'Hara  •  Fabian  •  John Saxon

Raid on Entebbe (1976) RT Audience 66%

DVD release: Oct 2004

Based on a true Military operation by Israeli commandos. An Air France flight is hijacked by the PFLP. The plane has about 100 Jewish passengers. The plane is grounded in ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Irvin Kershner
CAST:  Charles Bronson  •  Peter Finch  •  Yaphet Kotto  •  John Saxon

Tenebrae (1982) RT Audience 80%

An American writer in Rome is stalked by a serial killer bent on harassing him while killing all people associated with his work on his latest book.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Dario Argento
CAST:  Anthony Franciosa  •  John Saxon  •  Daria Nicolodi  •  Christian Borromeo

The Electric Horseman (1979) RT 68% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Sonny Steele used to be a rodeo star, but his next appearance is to be on a Las Vegas stage, wearing a suit covered in lights, advertising a breakfast cereal. When he finds ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  Sydney Pollack
CAST:  Robert Redford  •  Jane Fonda  •  Valerie Perrine  •  Willie Nelson

This Happy Feeling (1958) RT Audience 50%

On a stormy night, young woman asks another guest at party to rescue her from her lecherous boss and take her to the train station. When her rescuer suggests that she stop at ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Blake Edwards
CAST:  Debbie Reynolds  •  Curd Jürgens  •  John Saxon  •  Alexis Smith

Wes Craven's New Nightmare (1994) RT 78% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Aug 2001

In this meta horror film, a demonic entity uses the fictional character of Freddy Krueger to enter the real world and torment "Elm Street" heroine Heather Langenkamp and her ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy • Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Wes Craven
CAST:  Heather Langenkamp  •  Robert Englund  •  Miko Hughes  •  Wes Craven

The Big Fisherman (1959) RT Audience 38%

Drama that focuses on the later life of Peter, one of the closest disciples of Jesus.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Borzage
CAST:  Howard Keel  •  Susan Kohner  •  John Saxon  •  Martha Hyer

Death of a Gunfighter (1969) RT Audience 40%

In the turn-of-the century Texas town of Cottownwood Springs, marshal Frank Patch is an old-style lawman in a town determined to become modern. When he kills drunken Luke ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Don Siegel  •  Alan Smithee  •  Robert Totten
CAST:  Richard Widmark  •  Lena Horne  •  Carroll O'Connor  •  Kent Smith

Battle Beyond the Stars (1980) RT 45% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Feb 2001

A young farmer assembles a band of diverse mercenaries to defend his peaceful planet from an evil tyrant.  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Jimmy T. Murakami
CAST:  Richard Thomas  •  Robert Vaughn  •  John Saxon  •  George Peppard

Wrong Is Right (1982) RT 38% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Mar 2004

Political double-talk, dirty tricks, hidden microphones, spy satellites, bugging the Oval Office and a nuclear bomb for sale are all ingredients in this swift, funny and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Richard Brooks
CAST:  Sean Connery  •  George Grizzard  •  Robert Conrad  •  Katharine Ross

The Cardinal (1963)

A young Catholic priest from Boston confronts bigotry, Naziism, and his own personal conflicts as he rises to the office of cardinal.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Otto Preminger
CAST:  Tom Tryon  •  Romy Schneider  •  John Huston  •  Carol Lynley

Fever Pitch (1985) RT Audience 22%

An investigative journalist gets hooked on the subject of his inquiry - organized gambling.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Brooks
CAST:  Ryan O'Neal  •  John Saxon  •  Catherine Hicks  •  Giancarlo Giannini

Mitchell (1975) RT Audience 31%

A tough-guy cop (Joe Don Baker) pursues two drug runners (Martin Balsam, John Saxon) across the city to bust a large syndicate. Very much an anti-hero, Mitchell often ignores ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Andrew McLaglen
CAST:  Joe Don Baker  •  Martin Balsam  •  John Saxon  •  Linda Evans