Search results for "Ron Dean"


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The Dark Knight (2008) RT 94% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Dec 2008

Batman raises the stakes in his war on crime. With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Christopher Nolan
CAST:  Christian Bale  •  Heath Ledger  •  Aaron Eckhart  •  Michael Caine

Above the Law (1988) RT 50% / Audience 48%

DVD release: May 2007

Seagal is Nico Toscani, an Italian immigrant, American patriot, ex-CIA agent, aikido specialist, and unorthodox Chicago policeman. He is as committed to his job as he is to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Andrew Davis
CAST:  Steven Seagal  •  Pam Grier  •  Henry Silva  •  Sharon Stone

Chain Reaction (1996) RT 16% / Audience 27%

DVD release: May 2001

Two researchers in a green alternative energy project are put on the run when they are framed for murder and treason.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Andrew Davis
CAST:  Keanu Reeves  •  Morgan Freeman  •  Rachel Weisz  •  Fred Ward

Cocktail (1988) RT 5% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Aug 2002

After being discharged from the Army, Brian Flanagan moves back to Queens and takes a job in a bar run by Doug Coughlin, who teaches Brian the fine art of bar-tending. Brian ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Roger Donaldson
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Bryan Brown  •  Elisabeth Shue  •  Lisa Banes

The Breakfast Club (1985) RT 89% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Sep 2003

Five disparate high school students meet in Saturday detention, and discover they have a lot more in common than they thought.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  John Hughes
CAST:  Emilio Estevez  •  Anthony Michael Hall  •  Judd Nelson  •  Molly Ringwald

The Color of Money (1986) RT 90% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Former pool hustler "Fast Eddie" Felson decides he wants to return to the game by taking a pupil. He meets talented but green Vincent Lauria and proposes a partnership. As ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Tom Cruise  •  Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio  •  Helen Shaver

The Fugitive (1993) RT 96% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Nov 1998

Wrongfully accused of murdering his wife, Richard Kimble escapes from the law in an attempt to find her killer and clear his name. Pursuing him is a team of U.S. marshals led ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Andrew Davis
CAST:  Harrison Ford  •  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Sela Ward  •  Julianne Moore

Rudy (1993) RT 80% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Rudy grew up in a steel mill town where most people ended up working, but wanted to play football at Notre Dame instead. There were only a couple of problems. His grades were ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  David Anspaugh
CAST:  Sean Astin  •  Jon Favreau  •  Ned Beatty  •  Greta Lind

The Client (1994) RT 80% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Dec 1997

A street-wise kid, Mark Sway, sees the suicide of Jerome Clifford, a prominent Louisiana lawyer, whose current client is Barry 'The Blade' Muldano, a Mafia hit-man. Before ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joel Schumacher
CAST:  Susan Sarandon  •  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Mary-Louise Parker  •  Anthony LaPaglia

Continental Divide (1981) RT 78% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Apr 2003

A hard-nosed Chicago journalist has an unlikely love affair with an eagle researcher.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Apted
CAST:  John Belushi  •  Blair Brown  •  Allen Garfield  •  Carlin Glynn




Heart of Steel (1983)

A steel factory that employs most of the town shuts down, leaving a man desperate to keep his family and friends together while alcohol consumes him in this depressing drama.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Donald Wrye
CAST:  Peter Strauss  •  Pamela Reed  •  John Doucette  •  Barry Primus

Chicago Cab (1997) RT 50% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Mar 2005

A day in the life of a Chicago cab driver is examined as he picks up fares from the good and bad parts of the city and emotionally connects to many of his passengers.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Mary Cybulski  •  John Tintori
CAST:  Paul Dillon  •  Tim Gamble  •  Olivia Trevino  •  Moira Sinise

Cold Justice (1989)

DVD release: Jun 1992

When a washed-up boxer (Roger Daltrey) invites a British priest (Dennis Waterman) to minister in his South Chicago neighborhood, he never suspects that the priest is not who ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Terry Green
CAST:  Dennis Waterman  •  Roger Daltrey  •  Ron Dean  •  Robert Carricart

One Small Hitch (2013) RT 20% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Feb 2015

On a flight home to Chicago for a family wedding, childhood friends Josh and Molly innocently agree to fake a wedding engagement to make Josh's dying father happy. Things ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Burgess
CAST:  Shane McRae  •  Aubrey Dollar  •  Daniel J. Travanti  •  Janet Ulrich Brooks

Night of the Lawyers (1997)

They are armed. They are dangerous. They are lawyers. A hard working emergency room doctor is being harassed by a firm on nasty lawyers. An encounter with a friendly alien ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Phillip Koch
CAST:  Tom Towles  •  Ron Dean  •  Tony Mockus Jr.

Lana's Rain (2002) RT 22% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Jan 2005

This powerful, hard-edged crime drama explores the dark side of the American immigrant experience and dares to ask, "How far would you go to survive?" Lana’s only chance to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael S. Ojeda
CAST:  Oksana Orlenko  •  Nickolai Stoilov  •  Luoyong Wang  •  Stephanie Childers

The Toughest Man in the World (1984) RT Audience 38%

DVD release: Oct 2002

Mr. T's first starring made-for-TV movie role has him playing a tough and scowling, but softhearted, nightclub bouncer who finds himself involved with a bunch of kids after ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Dick Lowry
CAST:  Mr. T  •  Dennis Dugan  •  John P. Navin, Jr.  •  Peggy Pope

The Package (1989) RT 64% / Audience 42%

DVD release: May 2001

Experienced Green Beret sergeant Johnny Gallagher is escorting a prisoner, Airborne Ranger Thomas Boyette, back to the US, but Boyette escapes and Gallagher must risk life and ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Andrew Davis
CAST:  Gene Hackman  •  Joanna Cassidy  •  Tommy Lee Jones  •  John Heard

Code of Silence (1985) RT 50% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Nov 2000

A Chicago cop is caught in a middle of a gang war while his own comrades shun him because he wants to take an irresponsible cop down.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Andrew Davis
CAST:  Chuck Norris  •  Mike Genovese  •  Henry Silva  •  Bert Remsen

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