Search results for "Pat Morita"


Brother (2000) RT 47% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Jan 2002

A Japanese Yakuza gangster’s deadly existence in his homeland gets him exiled to Los Angeles, California, where he is taken in by his little brother and his brother’s gang. ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Takeshi Kitano
CAST:  Takeshi Kitano  •  Omar Epps  •  Claude Maki  •  Susumu Terajima

Down and Derby (2005) RT 22% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Jan 2006

A local Pinewood Derby competition transforms an average group of dads into overzealous rivals desperate to build the winning car. As egos swell, the kids are lucky if they ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Eric Hendershot
CAST:  Greg Germann  •  Lauren Holly  •  Adam Hicks  •  Perry Anzilotti

Elvis Has Left the Building (2004) RT Audience 37%

DVD release: Aug 2005

Harmony had an encounter early in life with the young Elvis, and can't seem to shake his influence. Now a Pink Lady selling cosmetics, she seems to inadvertently bring harm to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Joel Zwick
CAST:  Kim Basinger  •  John Corbett  •  Annie Potts  •  Sean Astin

Honeymoon in Vegas (1992) RT 60% / Audience 35%

DVD release: May 2001

On her deathbed, a mother makes her son promise never to get married, which scars him with psychological blocks to a commitment with his girlfriend. They finally decide to tie ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Andrew Bergman
CAST:  James Caan  •  Nicolas Cage  •  Anne Bancroft  •  Peter Boyle

Midway (1976) RT 54% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Oct 2000

This war drama depicts the U.S. and Japanese forces in the naval Battle of Midway, which became a turning point for Americans during World War II.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Edward Albert  •  Henry Fonda  •  James Coburn

Mulan (1998) RT 86% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Nov 1999

A tomboyish girl disguises herself as a young man so she can fight with the Imperial Chinese Army against the invading Huns. With help from wise-cracking dragon Mushu, Mulan ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Barry Cook  •  Tony Bancroft
CAST:  Lea Salonga  •  Eddie Murphy  •  BD Wong  •  Ming-Na Wen

Night Patrol (1984) RT Audience 51%

DVD release: Jun 2004

The streets of Los Angeles are crawling with weirdos, hookers, peeping toms and perverts. And this time, they're wearing badges! Murray Langston, Linda Blair, Pat Paulsen, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jackie Kong
CAST:  Linda Blair  •  Pat Paulsen  •  Jaye P. Morgan  •  The Unknown Comic

Spy Hard (1996) RT 8% / Audience 32%

DVD release: Jul 1999

The evil Gen. Rancor has his sights set on world domination, and only one man can stop him: Dick Steele, also known as Agent WD-40. Rancor needs to obtain a computer circuit ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Rick Friedberg
CAST:  Leslie Nielsen  •  Nicollette Sheridan  •  Charles Durning  •  Marcia Gay Harden

The Karate Kid (1984) RT 90% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Apr 1998

Hassled by the school bullies, Daniel LaRusso has his share of adolescent woes. Luckily, his apartment building houses a resident martial arts master: Kesuke Miyagi, who ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  John G. Avildsen
CAST:  Martin Kove  •  Ralph Macchio  •  Pat Morita  •  Randee Heller

The Karate Kid, Part II (1986)

Mr. Miyagi and Daniel take a trip to Okinawa to visit Mr. Miyagi's dying father. After arriving Mr. Miyagi finds he still has feelings for an old love. This stirs up trouble ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Family • Romance
DIRECTION:  John G. Avildsen
CAST:  Ralph Macchio  •  Pat Morita  •  Martin Kove  •  Charlie Tanimoto




The Karate Kid, Part III (1989) RT 16% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Jul 2001

Kreese, his life in tatters after his karate school was defeated by Daniel and Mr. Miyagi, visits Terry, a friend from Vietnam. Terry is a ruthless business man and a martial ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family
DIRECTION:  John G. Avildsen
CAST:  Ralph Macchio  •  Pat Morita  •  Martin Kove  •  Thomas Ian Griffith

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

Thoroughly Modern Millie (1967) RT 100% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jun 2003

Millie Dillmount, a fearless young lady fresh from Salina, Kansas, determined to experience Life, sets out to see the world in the rip-roaring Twenties. With high spirits and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Roy Hill
CAST:  Julie Andrews  •  Mary Tyler Moore  •  Carol Channing  •  James Fox

The Center of the World (2001) RT 34% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Dec 2001

A couple checks into a suite in Las Vegas. In flashbacks we see that he's a computer whiz on the verge of becoming a dot.com millionaire, she's a lap dancer at a club. He's ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Wayne Wang
CAST:  Shane Edelman  •  Peter Sarsgaard  •  Molly Parker  •  Karry Brown

Slapstick of Another Kind (1982)

A rich, beautiful couple give birth to deformed alien twins who, when their heads are together, are the smartest kids on the planet.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Steven Paul
CAST:  Jerry Lewis  •  Madeline Kahn  •  Marty Feldman  •  Jim Backus

The Biggest Fan (2002)

Dreams come true for young girl (Kayla Amariah) when her idol, heartthrob Chris Trousdale from the boy band Dream Street, must hide out and live in her house.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Criscione  •  Michael Meyer
CAST:  Chris Trousdale  •  Kaila Amariah  •  Marissa Tait  •  Richard Moll

Hiroshima: Out Of The Ashes (1990)

The movie follows the perspective of several characters (such as Japanese victims, soldiers, American prisoners of war and others) and how they lived or tried to survive the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • TV movie • War
DIRECTION:  Peter Werner
CAST:  Max von Sydow  •  Judd Nelson  •  Mako Iwamatsu  •  Tamlyn Tomita

Farewell to Manzanar (1976) RT Audience 50%

Fact based drama about one of the internment camps used by the American military during World War II to detain some 100,000 Japanese Americans (most of them U.S. born) ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  John Korty
CAST:  Yuki Shimoda  •  Nobu McCarthy  •  Dori Takeshita  •  Akemi Kikumura

Blunt Movie (2013)

Sketch comedy anthology. TV commercials, movie and politics are parodied. Stars Pat Morita  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jason Bunch
CAST:  Pat Morita  •  Angie Everhart  •  Dennis Rodman  •  Michael Winslow