Search results for "Michael Ironside"

Total Recall (1990) RT 82% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Aug 2000

Construction worker Douglas Quaid discovers a memory chip in his brain during a virtual-reality trip. He also finds that his past has been invented to conceal a plot of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Paul Verhoeven
CAST:  Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  Sharon Stone  •  Rachel Ticotin  •  Ronny Cox

Children of the Corn: Revelation (2001) RT Audience 24%

DVD release: Oct 2001

When a girl named Jamie repeatedly tries to contact her grandmother to no avail, she investigates by going to her apartment in Omaha Nebraska - only to find that it's been ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
CAST:  Claudette Mink  •  Kyle Cassie  •  Michael Ironside  •  Troy Yorke

Deadly Companion (1980)

Michael Taylor, played by Michael Sarrazin, is tormented by his sheer lack of memory concerning the night his wife was found brutally killed.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  George Bloomfield
CAST:  Michael Sarrazin  •  Susan Clark  •  Anthony Perkins  •  Howard Duff

Free Willy (1993) RT 57% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Jun 2001

When maladjusted orphan Jesse vandalizes a theme park, he is placed with foster parents and must work at the park to make amends. There he meets Willy, a young Orca whale who ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Simon Wincer
CAST:  Jason James Richter  •  Lori Petty  •  August Schellenberg  •  Michael Madsen

Heavy Metal 2000 (2000) RT 10% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Upon discovery of a shard of what could be the Loc-Nar, a miner named Tyler becomes possessed with an insatiable hunger for power and a thirst for immortality. On his way to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Animation • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Michael Coldewey  •  Michel Lemire
CAST:  Michael Ironside  •  Julie Strain  •  Billy Idol  •  Pier Paquette

Highlander II: The Quickening (1991)

In the year 2025, the ozone layer is believed to have been destroyed. It is up to MacLeod and Rameriz to set things right. Opposition comes from both the planet Ziest (MacLeod ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Russell Mulcahy
CAST:  Christopher Lambert  •  Sean Connery  •  Virginia Madsen  •  Michael Ironside

Jett Jackson: The Movie (2001) RT Audience 46%

DVD release: Mar 2002

Jett Jackson, who is the star of Silverstone, is considering quitting Silverstone when it is given a three year extension. During the filming of the last episode, Jett is ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Lee Thompson Young  •  Lindy Booth  •  Nigel Shawn Williams  •  Ryan Sommers Baum

Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling (1986) RT 55% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Feb 2002

In this film that closely parallels his own life story, Richard Pryor plays Jo Jo Dancer, a popular stand-up comedian who has severely burned himself in a drug incident. As he ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Pryor
CAST:  Richard Pryor  •  Debbie Allen  •  Art Evans  •  Fay Hauser

Major Payne (1995) RT 33% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Jan 1999

Major Benson Winifred Payne is being discharged from the Marines. Payne is a killin' machine, but the wars of the world are no longer fought on the battlefield. A career ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Nick Castle
CAST:  Ross Bickell  •  Joseph Blaire  •  Damon Wayans  •  Orlando Brown

Scanners (1981) RT 80% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Darryl Revok is the most powerful of all the scanners, and is the head of the underground scanner movement for world domination. Scanners have great psychic power, strong ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Cronenberg
CAST:  Jennifer O'Neill  •  Stephen Lack  •  Patrick McGoohan  •  Lawrence Dane

Spacehunter: Adventures in the Forbidden Zone (1983) RT 18% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Dec 2001

Three women makes an emergency landing on a planet plagued with a fatal disease, but are captured by dictator Overdog. Adventurer Wolff goes there to rescue them and meets ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Lamont Johnson
CAST:  Peter Strauss  •  Molly Ringwald  •  Michael Ironside  •  Ernie Hudson

Starship Troopers (1997) RT 63% / Audience 69%

DVD release: May 1998

Set in the future, the story follows a young soldier named Johnny Rico and his exploits in the Mobile Infantry. Rico's military career progresses from recruit to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Paul Verhoeven
CAST:  Casper Van Dien  •  Dina Meyer  •  Denise Richards  •  Jake Busey

The Glass Shield (1994) RT 64% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Feb 2002

J.J. is a rookie in the Sheriff's Department and the first black officer at that station. Racial tensions run high in the department as some of J.J.'s fellow officers resent ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Charles Burnett
CAST:  Ice Cube  •  Lori Petty  •  Erich Anderson  •  Richard Anderson

The Machinist (2004) RT 77% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Jun 2005

The Machinist is the story of Trevor Reznik, a lathe-operator who is dying of insomnia. In a machine shop, occupational hazards are bad enough under normal circumstances; yet ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Brad Anderson
CAST:  Christian Bale  •  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  Aitana Sánchez-Gijón  •  John Sharian

The Next Karate Kid (1994) RT 7% / Audience 24%

DVD release: Aug 2001

During a commemoration for Japanese soldiers fighting in the US Army during World War II, Mr. Miyagi meets the widow of his commanding officer. He gets to know her ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  Christopher Cain
CAST:  Pat Morita  •  Hilary Swank  •  Michael Ironside  •  Constance Towers

The Perfect Storm (2000) RT 47% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Nov 2000

In October 1991, a confluence of weather conditions combined to form a killer storm in the North Atlantic. Caught in the storm was the sword-fishing boat Andrea Gail. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Wolfgang Petersen
CAST:  George Clooney  •  Mark Wahlberg  •  Diane Lane  •  John C. Reilly

Top Gun (1986)

For Lieutenant Pete 'Maverick' Mitchell and his friend and co-pilot Nick 'Goose' Bradshaw, being accepted into an elite training school for fighter pilots is a dream come true ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Tony Scott
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Kelly McGillis  •  Val Kilmer  •  Anthony Edwards

Watchers (1988) RT Audience 29%

A boy takes in a stray dog, later finding out that its an ultra-intelligent runaway from a genetic research lab. Unknow to him, the dog is being stalked by another escaped ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
CAST:  Corey Haim  •  Michael Ironside  •  Lala Sloatman  •  Barbara Williams

The Falcon and the Snowman (1985) RT 84% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Aug 2001

The true story of a disillusioned military contractor employee and his drug pusher childhood friend who became walk-in spies for the Soviet Union.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Schlesinger
CAST:  Timothy Hutton  •  Sean Penn  •  Pat Hingle  •  Joyce Van Patten