Search results for "Lee Purcell"

Big Wednesday (1978) RT 67% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Jul 2002

Three 1960s California surfers fool around, drift apart and reunite years later to ride epic waves.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  John Milius
CAST:  Jan-Michael Vincent  •  William Katt  •  Gary Busey  •  Patti D'Arbanville

Stir Crazy (1980) RT 67% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Aug 2001

New Yorkers, Skip Donahue and Harry Monroe, have no jobs and no prospects. They decide to flee the city and find work elsewhere, and land jobs as woodpeckers to promote the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Sidney Poitier
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Richard Pryor  •  Georg Stanford Brown  •  JoBeth Williams

Stranger in Our House (1978) RT Audience 34%

DVD release: Feb 2003

A country family of five takes in cousin Julia, whose parents recently perished in a car crash. Julia extends her influence over the family and those around them, fooling all ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Wes Craven
CAST:  Linda Blair  •  Lee Purcell  •  Jeremy Slate  •  Jeff McCracken

Mr. Majestyk (1974) RT 82% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Feb 2003

Watermelon farmer Vince Majestyk (Charles Bronson) goes after the Mob, when they try to strong arm him to use their melon picking crew.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Fleischer
CAST:  Charles Bronson  •  Al Lettieri  •  Linda Cristal  •  Lee Purcell

Almost Summer (1978)

A high-school election gets nasty.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Martin Davidson
CAST:  Bruno Kirby  •  Tim Matheson  •  John Friedrich  •  Lee Purcell

Valley Girl (1983) RT 83% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Aug 2003

Julie, a girl from the valley, meets Randy, a punk from the city. They are from different worlds and find love. Somehow they need to stay together in spite of her trendy, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Martha Coolidge
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  E.G. Daily  •  Deborah Foreman  •  Michael Bowen

Kid Blue (1973) RT Audience 57%

DVD release: Jul 2015

Bickford Waner, an apparently naive young man from Fort Worth, arrives in the tiny Texas town of Dime Box and takes on a variety of menial jobs. He's befriended by Reese Ford ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  James Frawley
CAST:  Dennis Hopper  •  Warren Oates  •  Peter Boyle  •  Ben Johnson

Stand Up and Be Counted (1972)

Sheila is a newspaper reporter who returns to her home town in order to write an article about the progress of the liberation of the women. Arriving at the town she is very ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jackie Cooper
CAST:  Jacqueline Bisset  •  Stella Stevens  •  Gary Lockwood  •  Lee Purcell

My Wicked, Wicked Ways... The Legend of Errol Flynn (1985)

The life and wanton times of Errol Flynn  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Don Taylor
CAST:  Duncan Regehr  •  Denise Crosby  •  George Coe  •  Michael Callan

Hijack! (1973)

Two truck drivers are hired to transport a top-secret cargo from New York to Houston. Along the way they must evade attempts by a terrorist group to hijack the material.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Leonard Horn
CAST:  David Janssen  •  Keenan Wynn  •  Lee Purcell  •  Jeanette Nolan

The Girl, the Gold Watch & Dynamite (1981)

In this sequel to The Girl, the Gold Watch & Everything, down-on-his-luck Kirby Winter inherits a floundering business, and the magical gold watch which can stop time. But ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hy Averback
CAST:  Lee Purcell  •  Philip MacHale  •  Burton Gilliam  •  Zohra Lampert

To Heal A Nation (1988)

DVD release: Jan 1993

The true story of Jan Scruggs, an embittered Vietnam veteran who returns from the war a broken man. However, with the help of his loving wife Becky, he begins to find a new ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Michael Pressman
CAST:  Eric Roberts  •  Glynnis O'Connor  •  Marshall Colt  •  Scott Paulin

Kenny Rogers as The Gambler (1980)

Kenny Rogers stars as Brady Hawkes, as the titular gambler, embarks on a journey to meet a son he never knew after the latter sends him a letter. Along the way, Brady meets ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Dick Lowry
CAST:  Kenny Rogers  •  Christine Belford  •  Bruce Boxleitner  •  Harold Gould

Long Road Home (1991) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Oct 2001

A drama depicting the trials of a family of share croppers.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  John Korty
CAST:  Mark Harmon  •  Lee Purcell  •  Morgan Weisser  •  Leon Russom

Space Rage (1985)

DVD release: Nov 1991

In this sci-fi/western film set two hundred years from now, a bank robber, Grange is captured and sentenced to the penal colony on the mining planet Proxima Centauri 3 where ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction • Western
DIRECTION:  Conrad E. Palmisano
CAST:  Richard Farnsworth  •  Michael Paré  •  John Laughlin  •  Lee Purcell

Secret Sins of the Father (1994)

Louis (Lloyd Bridges) is a farmer in small-town Nebraska. All seems well in his quiet life until the town's spiteful sheriff, Tom (Beau Bridges), who is also Louis' son, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Beau Bridges
CAST:  Beau Bridges  •  Lloyd Bridges  •  Lee Purcell  •  Frederick Coffin

Eddie Macon's Run (1983) RT Audience 20%

Eddie Macon is running from a nightmare... running to a dream... running for his life and his time is running out. He's escaped a Texas prison for the second time (risking ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jeff Kanew
CAST:  Kirk Douglas  •  John Schneider  •  Leah Ayres  •  Matthew Meece