Search results for "Robert Joy"


AVPR: Aliens vs Predator - Requiem (2007)

The iconic creatures from two of the scariest film franchises in movie history wage their most brutal battle ever—in our own backyard. The small town of Gunnison, Colorado ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Fantasy • Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Colin Strause  •  Greg Strause
CAST:  Steven Pasquale  •  Reiko Aylesworth  •  John Ortiz  •  Ariel Gade

Atlantic City (1980) RT 100% / Audience 77%

DVD release: May 2002

Lou, a small time gangster who thinks he used to be something big, meets and falls for a sexy casino employee named Sally. She needs his help realizing her dream of going to ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Louis Malle
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Susan Sarandon  •  Kate Reid  •  Michel Piccoli

Desperately Seeking Susan (1985) RT 87% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Jun 2000

Roberta is a bored suburban housewife who is fascinated with a woman, Susan, she only knows about by reading messages to and from her in the personals section of the newspaper ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Susan Seidelman
CAST:  Madonna  •  Rosanna Arquette  •  Aidan Quinn  •  Mark Blum

Fallen (1998) RT 40% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Jun 1998

Homicide detective John Hobbes witnesses the execution of serial killer Edgar Reese. Soon after the execution the killings start again, and they are very similar to Reese's style.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Gregory Hoblit
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  John Goodman  •  Donald Sutherland  •  Embeth Davidtz

I'll Do Anything (1994) RT 61% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Feb 2003

Matt Hobbs is a talented but unsuccessful actor. When estranged (and strange) ex-wife Beth dumps their daughter Jeannie on Matt, father and daughter have a lot of adjusting to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  James L. Brooks
CAST:  Nick Nolte  •  Woody Harrelson  •  Whittni Wright  •  Albert Brooks

Joe Somebody (2001) RT 21% / Audience 27%

DVD release: Aug 2002

When underappreciated video specialist Joe Scheffer is brutally humiliated by the office bully Mark McKinney in front of his daughter, Joe begins a quest for personal ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Pasquin
CAST:  Tim Allen  •  Julie Bowen  •  Kelly Lynch  •  Greg Germann

Land of the Dead (2005) RT 73% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Oct 2005

The world is full of zombies and the survivors have barricaded themselves inside a walled city to keep out the living dead. As the wealthy hide out in skyscrapers and chaos ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  George A. Romero
CAST:  Simon Baker  •  John Leguizamo  •  Dennis Hopper  •  Robert Joy

Millennium (1989) RT 11% / Audience 30%

DVD release: Mar 2000

An investigator seeking the cause of an airline disaster discovers the involvement of an organisation of time travellers from a future Earth irreparably polluted who seek to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Anderson
CAST:  Kris Kristofferson  •  Cheryl Ladd  •  Daniel J. Travanti  •  Robert Joy

Pretty Persuasion (2005) RT 32% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Dec 2005

A 15-year-old girl incites chaos among her friends and a media frenzy when she accuses her drama teacher of sexual harassment.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Marcos Siega
CAST:  Evan Rachel Wood  •  Selma Blair  •  David Wagner  •  Brent Goldberg

Ragtime (1981) RT 90% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Nov 2004

A young black pianist becomes embroiled in the lives of an upper-class white family set among the racial tensions, infidelity, violence, and other nostalgic events in early ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Miloš Forman
CAST:  James Cagney  •  Brad Dourif  •  Moses Gunn  •  Elizabeth McGovern




Shadows and Fog (1991) RT 50% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Jun 2001

With a serial strangler on the loose, a bookkeeper wanders around town searching for the vigilante group intent on catching the killer.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Woody Allen  •  Kathy Bates  •  Mia Farrow  •  John Cusack

Superhero Movie (2008) RT 17% / Audience 32%

DVD release: Jul 2008

The team behind Scary Movie takes on the comic book genre in this tale of Rick Riker, a nerdy teen imbued with superpowers by a radioactive dragonfly. And because every hero ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Craig Mazin
CAST:  Drake Bell  •  Sara Paxton  •  Leslie Nielsen  •  Christopher McDonald

Sweet November (2001) RT 16% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Jul 2001

Nelson is a man devoted to his advertising career in San Francisco. One day, while taking a driving test at the DMV, he meets Sara. She is very different from the other women ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Pat O'Connor
CAST:  Keanu Reeves  •  Charlize Theron  •  Jason Isaacs  •  Greg Germann

The Dark Half (1993) RT 57% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Thad Beaumont is the author of a highly successful series of violent pulp thrillers written under the pseudonym of ‘George Stark’, but when he decides to ‘kill-off’ his ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery
DIRECTION:  George A. Romero
CAST:  Timothy Hutton  •  Amy Madigan  •  Michael Rooker  •  Julie Harris

The Hills Have Eyes (2006) RT 49% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Mar 2008

Based on Wes Craven's 1977 suspenseful cult classic, The Hills Have Eyes is the story of a family road trip that goes terrifyingly awry when the travelers become stranded in a ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alexandre Aja
CAST:  Aaron Stanford  •  Kathleen Quinlan  •  Vinessa Shaw  •  Emilie de Ravin

Waterworld (1995) RT 42% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Nov 1998

In a futuristic world where the polar ice caps have melted and made Earth a liquid planet, a beautiful barmaid rescues a mutant seafarer from a floating island prison. They ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Kevin Reynolds
CAST:  Kevin Costner  •  Chaim Girafi  •  Rick Aviles  •  R. D. Call

Cheaters (2000) RT 80% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Jan 2001

In the fall of 1994, a teacher at Chicago's run-down Steinmetz High conspires with the school's academic decathlon team to cheat on an academic competition.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  John Stockwell
CAST:  Jeff Daniels  •  Jena Malone  •  Paul Sorvino  •  Luke Edwards

Longtime Companion (1989) RT 100% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Jan 2001

Longtime Companion follows the lives of a small circle of friends from the first mention of the disease in the New York Times in 1981. First referred to as ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Norman René
CAST:  Campbell Scott  •  Patrick Cassidy  •  Bruce Davison  •  John Dossett

Ticket to Heaven (1981) RT 78% / Audience 75%

David is a young man seduced by a religious cult that uses starvation, exhaustion, and brainwashing to mold recruits into money hustling disciples of a messiah-like leader. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Ralph L. Thomas
CAST:  Nick Mancuso  •  Saul Rubinek  •  Meg Foster  •  Kim Cattrall

The Adventure of Faustus Bidgood (1986)

Faustus is a clerk in the St. Johns, Newfoundland department of education. He dreams of becoming ruler of Newfoundland and staging a secession from Canada. Back in the real ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Michael Jones  •  Andy Jones
CAST:  Andy Jones  •  Greg Malone  •  Robert Joy  •  Brian Downey