Search results for "Martin Sheen"

The Double (2011) RT 20% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Jan 2012

The mysterious murder of a US senator bearing the distinctive trademark of the legendary Soviet assassin 'Cassius', forces retired CIA operative, Paul Shepherson to team with ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael Brandt
CAST:  Stephen Moyer  •  Topher Grace  •  Richard Gere  •  Stana Katic

Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (2012) RT 55% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Oct 2012

As an asteroid nears Earth, a man finds himself alone after his wife leaves in a panic. He decides to take a road trip to reunite with his high school sweetheart. Accompanying ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Lorene Scafaria
CAST:  Keira Knightley  •  Steve Carell  •  Melanie Lynskey  •  Patton Oswalt

The Amazing Spider-Man (2012) RT 72% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Nov 2012

Peter Parker is an outcast high schooler abandoned by his parents as a boy, leaving him to be raised by his Uncle Ben and Aunt May. Like most teenagers, Peter is trying to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
CAST:  Andrew Garfield  •  Emma Stone  •  Martin Sheen  •  Sally Field

Montserrat (1971)

The story is set during the South American Wars of Independence. Simón Bolivar, the liberator, has escaped from Spanish custody with the aid of an idealistic Spanish officer, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  David Friedkin
CAST:  Jack Albertson  •  Keir Dullea  •  Earl Holliman  •  Geraldine Page

Nightbreaker (1989) RT Audience 50%

Dr. Alexander Brown (Martin Sheen) arrives in Las Vegas, awarded for his recent medical invention. An ex-G.I. tells Brown he was a test subject during the 1950's, exposed to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Peter Markle
CAST:  Martin Sheen  •  Emilio Estevez  •  Lea Thompson  •  Melinda Dillon

National Geographic: Inside the Vatican (2001)

National Geographic offers an inside look at Vatican City the seat of authority for the Roman Catholic Church.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  John B. Bredar
CAST:  Martin Sheen

Tell Them Who You Are (2004) RT 88% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Oct 2005

The son of acclaimed cinematographer Haskell Wexler confronts his complex father by turning the camera on him. What results is a portrait of a difficult genius and a son's ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Mark Wexler
CAST:  Mark Wexler  •  Haskell Wexler  •  Simon Wexler  •  Martin Sheen

When the Bough Breaks (1994)

A police detective investigates the apparent serial killing of several children which is linked to an institutionalized, autistic child.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Cohn
CAST:  Ally Walker  •  Martin Sheen  •  Ron Perlman  •  Robert Knepper

The Kid: Chamaco (2009) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Sep 2010

Abner is trapped in the rough life of Mexico City. His escape? Boxing. Dr. Frank Irwin (Martin Sheen) and his son Jimmy, a pro boxer, come together to teach Abner that the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Miguel Necoechea
CAST:  Kirk Harris  •  Álex Perea  •  Danny Perea  •  Martin Sheen

The Story of the Twelve Apostles (1999)

They started out as average, unexceptional men of their time. Fishermen, farmers, local magistrates. But their dedication to a prophetic Jewish preacher in the backwaters of ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Joel Rizor
CAST:  Martin Sheen  •  Joseph Steven  •  Teresa Modnick

James Dean: Forever Young (2005) RT Audience 87%

DVD release: Sep 2005

Documentary of the brief but memorable career of the now iconic James Dean. Narrated by Martin Sheen, the film focuses much attention on his early work for television, and ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Michael J. Sheridan
CAST:  James Dean  •  Marilyn Monroe  •  Martin Sheen  •  Elizabeth Taylor

Pursuit (1972) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Oct 2004

What begins as a routine investigation quickly escalates into a heartstopping race to save millions from certain death in this taut and gripping thriller. Michael Crichton ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Michael Crichton
CAST:  Ben Gazzara  •  E. G. Marshall  •  William Windom  •  Joseph Wiseman

The Andersonville Trial (1970)

A dramatization of the 1865 war-crimes trial of Henry Wirz, commandant of the notorious Confederate POW camp at Andersonville, Georgia.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  George C. Scott
CAST:  Cameron Mitchell  •  William Shatner  •  Jack Cassidy  •  Martin Sheen

The Way (2010) RT 82% / Audience 83%

When his son dies while hiking the famed Camino de Santiago pilgrimage route in the Pyrenees, Tom flies to France to claim the remains. Looking for insights into his estranged ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Emilio Estevez
CAST:  Emilio Estevez  •  Martin Sheen  •  Deborah Kara Unger  •  James Nesbitt

Confessions of an Innocent Man (2007) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: May 2009

The shocking, heart-wrenching story of British-Canadian engineer William Sampson who lived a privileged life in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia until he was kidnapped, locked up and ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  David Paperny
CAST:  Martin Sheen  •  William Sampson

Straight Up: Helicopters in Action: IMAX (2002)

Straight Up: Helicopters in Action will take audiences on a series of aerial adventures. Fly along with skilled helicopter crews as they carry out sea and mountain rescues, ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  David Douglas
CAST:  Martin Sheen

Conflict (1973) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: May 1992

In the near future, the Catholic church has joined with other western religions in an ecumenical movement that has washed out much of the original message of the religion. A ...  (more)

CAST:  Martin Sheen  •  Trevor Howard  •  Michael Gambon  •  Raf Vallone

The Break (1995) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Jan 1996

A depressed and destitute Nick Irons, a tennis pro banned from the tour for slugging a player during a TV match, agrees to coach a bookie's "head case" son, Joel, who wants to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Lee H. Katzin
CAST:  Martin Sheen  •  Rae Dawn Chong  •  Valerie Perrine  •  Vince Van Patten