Search results for "Phillip Noyce"

Clear and Present Danger (1994) RT 82% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Oct 1998

CIA Analyst Jack Ryan is drawn into an illegal war fought by the US government against a Colombian drug cartel.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Phillip Noyce
CAST:  Harrison Ford  •  Anne Archer  •  Donald Moffat  •  Willem Dafoe

Dead Calm (1989) RT 82% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Dec 1999

An Australian couple take a sailing trip in the Pacific to forget about a terrible accident. While on the open sea, in dead calm, they come across a ship with one survivor who ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Phillip Noyce
CAST:  Nicole Kidman  •  Sam Neill  •  Billy Zane  •  George Shevtsov

Patriot Games (1992) RT 75% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Dec 1998

When CIA Analyst Jack Ryan interferes with an IRA assassination, a renegade faction targets Jack and his family as revenge.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Phillip Noyce
CAST:  Harrison Ford  •  Anne Archer  •  Patrick Bergin  •  Thora Birch

Rabbit-Proof Fence (2002) RT 88% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Apr 2003

In 1931, three aboriginal girls escape after being plucked from their homes to be trained as domestic staff and set off on a trek across the Outback.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Phillip Noyce
CAST:  Everlyn Sampi  •  Tianna Sansbury  •  Laura Monaghan  •  Kenneth Branagh

The Bone Collector (1999) RT 28% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Rookie cop, Amelia Donaghy reluctantly teams with Lincoln Rhyme – formerly the department's top homicide detective but now paralyzed as a result of a spinal injury – to catch ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Phillip Noyce
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Queen Latifah  •  Michael Rooker  •  Michael McGlone

The Giver (2014)

In a seemingly perfect community, without war, pain, suffering, differences or choice, a young boy is chosen to learn from an elderly man about the true pain and pleasure of ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Phillip Noyce
CAST:  Alexander Skarsgård  •  Taylor Swift  •  Meryl Streep  •  Katie Holmes

The Quiet American (2002) RT 87% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Jul 2003

A stylish political thriller where love and war collide in Southeast Asia. Set in early 1950s Vietnam, a young American becomes entangled in a dangerous love triangle when he ...  (more)

GENRES: Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Phillip Noyce
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Brendan Fraser  •  Do Thi Hai Yen  •  Tzi Ma

The Saint (1997) RT 29% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Oct 1998

Ivan Tretiak, Russian Mafia boss who wants to create an oil crisis in Moscow and seize power as a result sends Simon Templar, great international criminal, to England to get a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Romance • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Phillip Noyce
CAST:  Val Kilmer  •  Elisabeth Shue  •  Rade Serbedzija  •  Henry Goodman

Mary and Martha (2013)

Wealthy American housewife Mary Morgan takes her bullied son George out of school for home education,including a trip to Southern Africa. Whilst in Mozambique George is bitten ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Phillip Noyce
CAST:  Hilary Swank  •  Brenda Blethyn  •  Sam Claflin  •  Frank Grillo

Americana (2012) RT Audience 40%

DVD release: Mar 2005

A legendary fashion designer - his life, his job and his family.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Phillip Noyce
CAST:  Ashley Greene  •  Emilie de Ravin  •  Annabeth Gish

Echoes of Paradise (1989)

The love story between an Australian woman and a Balinese dancer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Phillip Noyce
CAST:  Wendy Hughes  •  John Lone  •  Steve Jacobs  •  Peta Toppano

Salt (2010) RT 62% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Dec 2010

As a CIA officer, Evelyn Salt swore an oath to duty, honor and country. Her loyalty will be tested when a defector accuses her of being a Russian spy. Salt goes on the run, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Phillip Noyce
CAST:  Angelina Jolie  •  Liev Schreiber  •  Corey Stoll  •  Chiwetel Ejiofor

Heatwave (1982) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Aug 1990

A woman attempts to stop a redevelopment plot which she thought was the cover-up for fraud and other criminal activity.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Phillip Noyce
CAST:  Judy Davis  •  Richard Moir  •  Chris Haywood  •  Bill Hunter

Backroads (1977)

Two strangers - one white, one black - steal a car in western NSW and head for the coast. Jack is abrasive, cunning and disparaging about Aborigines. Gary doesn’t really care ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Phillip Noyce
CAST:  Bill Hunter  •  Gary Foley  •  Zack Martin  •  Terry Camilleri

Catch a Fire (2006) RT 76% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Jan 2007

The true story of anti-apartheid activists in South Africa, and particularly the life of Patrick Chamusso, a timid foreman at Secunda CTL, the largest synthetic fuel plant in ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Phillip Noyce
CAST:  Tim Robbins  •  Derek Luke  •  Bonnie Henna  •  Mncedisi Shabangu

Newsfront (1978) RT Audience 55%

DVD release: Nov 2005

Surprisingly adventurous saga of an intrepid group of cinematographers and reporters who risk life and limb to capture footage of breaking news for the movie-going public.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Phillip Noyce
CAST:  Bill Hunter  •  Wendy Hughes  •  Gerard Kennedy  •  Chris Haywood

Blind Fury (1989) RT 58% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Dec 2004

A blind Vietnam vet, trained as a swordfighter, comes to America and helps to rescue the son of a fellow soldier.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Phillip Noyce
CAST:  Rutger Hauer  •  Terry O'Quinn  •  Brandon Call  •  Noble Willingham

Welcome to São Paulo (2004)

All the feature is given prestige to by the narration in Caetano Veloso's voice, that also signs one of the segments of the project. São Paulo is the largest city of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Drama
DIRECTION:  Maria de Medeiros  •  Tsai Ming-liang  •  Phillip Noyce  •  Amos Gitai  •  Mika Kaurismäki  •  Wolfgang Becker  •  Caetano Veloso  •  Jim McBride  •  Yoshishige Yoshida  •  Hanna Elias  •  Leon Cakoff  •  Renata de Almeida
CAST:  Caetano Veloso