Search results for "Paul Winfield"

The Terminator (1984) RT 100% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Sep 1997

In the post-apocalyptic future, reigning tyrannical supercomputers teleport a cyborg assassin known as the "Terminator" back to 1984 to kill Sarah Connor, whose unborn son is ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  James Cameron
CAST:  Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  Michael Biehn  •  Linda Hamilton  •  Paul Winfield

Carbon Copy (1981) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Mar 2004

A white corporate executive is surprised to discover that he has a black teen-age son who can't wait to be adopted into the, almost-exclusively-white community of, San Marino, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael Schultz
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  George Segal  •  Susan Saint James  •  Jack Warden

Cliffhanger (1993)

A year after losing his friend in a tragic 4,000-foot fall, former ranger Gabe Walker and his partner, Hal, are called to return to the same peak to rescue a group of stranded ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Renny Harlin
CAST:  Sylvester Stallone  •  John Lithgow  •  Michael Rooker  •  Janine Turner

Presumed Innocent (1990) RT 86% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Dec 1997

Life takes a nasty twist for D.A. Rusty Sabich when the woman he has been romantically involved with is murdered. He is assigned to investigate the case, but is soon charged ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alan J. Pakula
CAST:  Harrison Ford  •  Brian Dennehy  •  Raúl Juliá  •  Bonnie Bedelia

Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982) RT 88% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Jul 2000

Admiral James T. Kirk is feeling old; the prospect of accompanying his old ship the Enterprise on a two week cadet cruise is not making him feel any younger. But the training ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Nicholas Meyer
CAST:  William Shatner  •  Leonard Nimoy  •  DeForest Kelley  •  James Doohan

Twilight's Last Gleaming (1977) RT 88% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Sep 2011

A renegade USAF general, Lawrence Dell, escapes from a military prison and takes over an ICBM silo near Montana and threatens to provoke World War 3 unless the President ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Aldrich
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Roscoe Lee Browne  •  Charles Durning  •  Joseph Cotten

King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis (1970)

A 1970 American documentary film biography of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., presented in the form of newsreel footage and segments of recordings by Dr. King, framed by ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Sidney Lumet  •  Joseph L. Mankiewicz
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Joanne Woodward  •  Ruby Dee  •  James Earl Jones

White Dog (1982) RT 92% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Dec 2008

A trainer attempts to retrain a vicious dog that's been raised to kill black people.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Samuel Fuller
CAST:  Kristy McNichol  •  Paul Winfield  •  Burl Ives  •  Jameson Parker

The Serpent and the Rainbow (1988) RT 60% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Oct 2000

A Harvard anthropologist is sent to Haiti to retrieve a strange powder that is said to have the power to bring human beings back from the dead. In his quest to find the ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Wes Craven
CAST:  Bill Pullman  •  Cathy Tyson  •  Zakes Mokae  •  Paul Winfield

Trouble Man (1972) RT Audience 65%

DVD release: Jan 2006

It seems that masked men are knocking over the floating crap games of Chalky and Pete. Chalky and Pete hire the cool, loose, elegant Mr. T to fix things. Then, the masked ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ivan Dixon
CAST:  Robert Hooks  •  William Smithers  •  Paul Winfield  •  Ralph Waite

Original Gangstas (1996) RT 50% / Audience 47%

DVD release: May 2001

A violent street gang, the Rebels, rule the streets of Gary, Indiana. The Rebels shoot Marvin Bookman, a store-keeper, for giving the police information about a drive-by ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Larry Cohen
CAST:  Fred Williamson  •  Pam Grier  •  Jim Brown  •  Paul Winfield

The Greatest (1977) RT 53% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Jul 2010

The Greatest is a 1977 film about the life of boxer Muhammad Ali, in which Ali plays himself. It was directed by Tom Gries and Monte Hellman. The song "Greatest Love of All", ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Monte Hellman  •  Tom Gries
CAST:  Muhammad Ali  •  Ernest Borgnine  •  Sally Bondi  •  Richard Gullage

Death Before Dishonor (1987) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: May 2001

Gunnery Sergeant Burns reports for duty to an American Embassy in the Middle East. However due to the 'enlightened' views of the Ambassador, the marine security detachment he ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Terry Leonard
CAST:  Fred Dryer  •  Joseph Gian  •  Sasha Mitchell  •  Peter Parros

Dennis the Menace (1993) RT 23% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Jan 2003

Mr. Wilson's ever-present annoyance comes in the form of one mischievous kid named Dennis. But he'll need Dennis's tricks to uncover a collection of gold coins that go missing ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Nick Castle
CAST:  Walter Matthau  •  Mason Gamble  •  Joan Plowright  •  Christopher Lloyd

The Lost Man (1969)

A gang of black militants plots to rob a factory to finance their "revolutionary struggle."  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Alan Aurthur
CAST:  Sidney Poitier  •  Joanna Shimkus  •  Al Freeman, Jr.  •  Michael Tolan

High Velocity (1976) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Jul 1991

Ben Gazzara and Paul Winfield play Vietnam veterans turned mercenaries who are hired to rescue a kidnapped executive.  (more)

GENRES: Action
DIRECTION:  Remi Kramer
CAST:  Ben Gazzara  •  Britt Ekland  •  Paul Winfield  •  Keenan Wynn

Sister, Sister (1982)

Heated confrontations and revelations result when a divorcee returns with her young son to the home of her two sisters.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Berry
CAST:  Diahann Carroll  •  Rosalind Cash  •  Irene Cara  •  Paul Winfield

Under Siege (1986) RT 75% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Aug 1997

Terrorists launch an attack against the USA. Their first strike is by a suicide squad that detonates a truckload of explosives at an army base in Washington DC. FBI probes ...  (more)

GENRES: TV movie
DIRECTION:  Roger Young
CAST:  Peter Strauss  •  Mason Adams  •  Lew Ayres  •  George Grizzard

Guilty Of Innocence: The Lenell Geter Story (1987) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Sep 2011

This is the story of Lenell Geter, an engineer who was accused and convicted of armed robbery. Because he had such faith in the system, he thought that he would eventually be ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Richard T. Heffron
CAST:  Dorian Harewood  •  Dabney Coleman  •  Hoyt Axton  •  Dennis Lipscomb