Search results for "Karl Johnson"


Star Trek (2009) RT 95% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Nov 2009

The fate of the galaxy rests in the hands of bitter rivals. One, James Kirk, is a delinquent, thrill-seeking Iowa farm boy. The other, Spock, a Vulcan, was raised in a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  J.J. Abrams
CAST:  Chris Pine  •  Zachary Quinto  •  Leonard Nimoy  •  Eric Bana

Changeling (2008) RT 62% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Feb 2009

Christine Collins is overjoyed when her kidnapped son is brought back home. But when Christine suspects that the boy returned to her isn't her child, the police captain has ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Clint Eastwood
CAST:  Angelina Jolie  •  Jeffrey Donovan  •  John Malkovich  •  Geoff Pierson

Inherent Vice (2014) RT 74% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Apr 2015

In Los Angeles at the turn of the 1970s, drug-fueled detective Larry "Doc" Sportello investigates the disappearance of an ex-girlfriend.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  Paul Thomas Anderson
CAST:  Joaquin Phoenix  •  Josh Brolin  •  Reese Witherspoon  •  Jena Malone

Nazis at the Center of the Earth (2012) RT Audience 15%

DVD release: Apr 2012

A group of researchers in Antarctica are abducted by a platoon of masked soldiers and dragged into a hidden continent in the center of the Earth. There, they discover that ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joseph Lawson
CAST:  Dominique Swain  •  Jake Busey  •  Trevor Kuhn  •  Lilan Bowden

Anneliese: The Exorcist Tapes (2011) RT Audience 9%

DVD release: Feb 2011

Documentary covering the famous 'demonic possession' case of Anneliese Michel. The film features authentic footage of 'exorcisms' and other shocking events, considered to be ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Jude Gerard Prest
CAST:  Gerold Wunstel  •  Kai Cofer  •  Christopher Karl Johnson  •  Nikki Muller

Spoils of War (2009) RT Audience 23%

DVD release: Apr 2015

Five SS soldiers infiltrate Austria near the Italian border in the autumn of 1944 to kidnap the ehad of Operation Bernhard - a secret German plan devised to destabililize the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • War
DIRECTION:  Jean Liberté
CAST:  Krash Miller  •  Preston James Hillier  •  Christopher Karl Johnson  •  Russell Whaley

Too Late (2016)

Explores the tangled relationship between a troubled private investigator and the missing woman he's hired to help find.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Dennis Hauck
CAST:  John Hawkes  •  Vail Bloom  •  Joanna Cassidy  •  Jeff Fahey

Frozen (2005) RT Audience 55%

It's two years since the mysterious disappearance of Kath Swarbrick's older sister Annie, but Kath remains haunted by a need to know what happened. When police investigations ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Juliet McKoen
CAST:  Shirley Henderson  •  Roshan Seth  •  Ger Ryan  •  Richard Armitage

The Illusionist (2006) RT 74% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Jan 2007

With his eye on a lovely aristocrat, a gifted illusionist named Eisenheim uses his powers to win her away from her betrothed, a crowned prince. But Eisenheim's scheme creates ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Neil Burger
CAST:  Edward Norton  •  Jessica Biel  •  Paul Giamatti  •  Rufus Sewell

Hot Fuzz (2007) RT 91% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Jul 2007

Top London cop, PC Nicholas Angel is good. Too good. To stop the rest of his team from looking bad, he is reassigned to the quiet town of Sandford, paired with simple country ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Edgar Wright
CAST:  Simon Pegg  •  Nick Frost  •  Timothy Dalton  •  Jim Broadbent




Jubilee (1978) RT Audience 58%

DVD release: May 2003

Queen Elizabeth I visits late twentieth-century Britain to find a depressing landscape where life has changed since her time.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy • Music
DIRECTION:  Derek Jarman
CAST:  Jenny Runacre  •  Nell Campbell  •  Toyah Willcox  •  Jordan

Prick Up Your Ears (1987) RT 92% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Stephen Frears directs this biographical drama focusing on controversial British playwright Joe Orton, revealed in flashback after his murder by lover Kenneth Halliwell. Born ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Stephen Frears
CAST:  Gary Oldman  •  Alfred Molina  •  Vanessa Redgrave  •  Frances Barber

Let Him Have It (1991) RT 81% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Aug 2010

In 1950s England, slow-witted Derek Bentley falls in with a group of petty criminals led by Chris Craig, a teenager with a fondness for American gangster films. Chris and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Peter Medak
CAST:  Christopher Eccleston  •  Tom Courtenay  •  Paul Reynolds  •  Eileen Atkins

The Pier (2011)

After twenty years of no contact with his son, Larry McCarthy pretends to be on his death bed to get Jack to return to his native Ireland from America. Upon arrival Jack is ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Gerard Hurley
CAST:  Karl Johnson  •  Gerard Hurley  •  Lili Taylor  •  Mary Foskett

The Sea (2013) RT 53% / Audience 43%

A man returns to the sea where he spent his childhood summers in search of peace following the death of his wife.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Stephen Brown
CAST:  Bonnie Wright  •  Natascha McElhone  •  Ciarán Hinds  •  Charlotte Rampling

Good Vibrations (2012) RT 94% / Audience 81%

The story of music legend Terri Hooley, a key figure in Belfast's punk rock scene. Hooley founded the Good Vibrations store from which a record label sprung, representing ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Lisa Barros D'Sa  •  Glenn Leyburn
CAST:  Richard Dormer  •  Jodie Whittaker  •  Karl Johnson  •  Liam Cunningham