Search results for "Ronald Lacey"

Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

When Dr. Indiana Jones – the tweed-suited professor who just happens to be a celebrated archaeologist – is hired by the government to locate the legendary Ark of the Covenant, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Harrison Ford  •  Karen Allen  •  Paul Freeman  •  Ronald Lacey

Flesh and Blood (1985) RT Audience 67%

A band of medieval mercenaries take revenge on a noble lord who decides not to pay them by kidnapping the betrothed of the noble's son. As the plague and warfare cut a swathe ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Paul Verhoeven
CAST:  Rutger Hauer  •  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  Tom Burlinson  •  Jack Thompson

How I Won the War (1967) RT 54% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Apr 2001

An inept British WWII commander leads his troops to a series of misadventures in North Africa and Europe.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • War
DIRECTION:  Richard Lester
CAST:  John Lennon  •  Michael Crawford  •  Roy Kinnear  •  Lee Montague

Red Sonja (1985) RT 15% / Audience 28%

DVD release: Jul 2004

The tyrant Gedren seeks the total power in a world of barbarism. She raids the city Hablac and kills the keeper of a talisman that gives her great power. Red Sonja, sister of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Richard Fleischer
CAST:  Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  Brigitte Nielsen  •  Sandahl Bergman  •  Paul L. Smith

The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (1984)

Adventurer/surgeon/rock musician Buckaroo Banzai and his band of men, the Hong Kong Cavaliers, take on evil alien invaders from the 8th dimension.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Romance • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  W.D. Richter
CAST:  Peter Weller  •  John Lithgow  •  Ellen Barkin  •  Jeff Goldblum

The Fearless Vampire Killers (1967) RT 67% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Oct 2004

A noted professor and his dim-witted apprentice fall prey to their inquiring vampires, while on the trail of the ominous damsel in distress.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Roman Polanski
CAST:  Jack MacGowran  •  Roman Polanski  •  Alfie Bass  •  Jessie Robins

The Final Programme (1973)

After the death of his Nobel Prize-winning father, billionaire physicist Jerry Cornelius becomes embroiled in the search for the mysterious "Final Programme", developed by his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Fuest
CAST:  Jon Finch  •  Jenny Runacre  •  Sterling Hayden  •  Harry Andrews

Trenchcoat (1983) RT Audience 25%

An aspiring mystery writer becomes accidently embroiled in an international plot during a two-week stay in Malta.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Family • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Michael Tuchner
CAST:  Margot Kidder  •  Robert Hays  •  David Suchet  •  Ronald Lacey

Firefox (1982) RT 45% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Oct 2002

The Soviets have developed a revolutionary new jet fighter, called "Firefox". Naturally, the British are worried that the jet will be used as a first-strike weapon, as rumours ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Clint Eastwood
CAST:  Clint Eastwood  •  Freddie Jones  •  David Huffman  •  Warren Clarke

Zulu Dawn (1979) RT 57% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Sep 2005

In 1879, the British suffer a great loss at the Battle of Isandlwana due to incompetent leadership. Cy Endfield co-wrote the epic prequel Zulu Dawn 15 years after his ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Douglas Hickox
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Denholm Elliott  •  Bob Hoskins  •  Peter O'Toole

Sahara (1983) RT Audience 57%

DVD release: Apr 1993

After her father dies, young Dale takes his place in a trans-African auto race, but ends up being abducted by a desert sheik.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Andrew McLaglen
CAST:  Brooke Shields  •  Lambert Wilson  •  Horst Buchholz  •  John Rhys-Davies

Yellowbeard (1983) RT 22% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Jun 2006

For years Yellowbeard had looted the Spanish Main, making men eat their lips and swallow their hearts. Caught and convicted for tax evasion, he's sentenced to 20 years in St. ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Mel Damski
CAST:  Graham Chapman  •  Martin Hewitt  •  Eric Idle  •  Peter Cook

Valmont (1989) RT 54% / Audience 69%

DVD release: May 2002

Set in Baroque France, a scheming widow and her lover make a bet regarding the corruption of a recently married woman. The lover, Valmont, bets that he can seduce her, even ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Miloš Forman
CAST:  Colin Firth  •  Annette Bening  •  Meg Tilly  •  Fairuza Balk

Sky Bandits (1986) RT Audience 20%

DVD release: Mar 2005

A pair of old west cowboys become fighter pilots in World War I.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • War
DIRECTION:  Zoran Perisic
CAST:  Scott McGinnis  •  Jeff Osterhage  •  Ronald Lacey  •  Miles Anderson

Manifesto (1988)

In a small European country, the king is scheduled to visit a small, quiet and "safe" village. It turns out that while the village may indeed be small, it's neither as quiet ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Dušan Makavejev
CAST:  Camilla Søeberg  •  Alfred Molina  •  Simon Callow  •  Eric Stoltz

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989) RT 88% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Oct 2003

When Dr. Henry Jones Sr. suddenly goes missing while pursuing the Holy Grail, eminent archaeologist Indiana must team up with Marcus Brody, Sallah and Elsa Schneider to follow ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Harrison Ford  •  Sean Connery  •  Denholm Elliott  •  Alison Doody

Sherlock Holmes: The Sign of Four (1987)

Mary Morstan has received a pearl in the post every year since her father's disappearance; this leads Holmes and Watson to the truth about a secret pact between four convicts ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Crime • Mystery • Thriller • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Peter Hammond
CAST:  Jeremy Brett  •  Edward Hardwicke  •  Jenny Seagrove  •  Ronald Lacey

Lone Runner (1986) RT Audience 20%

The Summerking's daughter has been kidnapped, and the legendary hero of the desert comes to her rescue as he did when she was young. The Lone Runner proves to be an ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ruggero Deodato
CAST:  Miles O'Keeffe  •  Savina Gersak  •  Donald Hodson  •  Ronald Lacey