Search results for "Sam Douglas"


The Fifth Element (1997) RT 71% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Dec 1997

In 2257, a taxi driver is unintentionally given the task of saving a young girl who is part of the key that will ensure the survival of humanity.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Luc Besson
CAST:  Bruce Willis  •  Milla Jovovich  •  Gary Oldman  •  Ian Holm

Batman (1989) RT 72% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Mar 1997

The Dark Knight of Gotham City begins his war on crime with his first major enemy being the clownishly homicidal Joker, who has seized control of Gotham's underworld.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Tim Burton
CAST:  Michael Keaton  •  Jack Nicholson  •  Kim Basinger  •  Michael Gough

Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London (2004) RT 13% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Jul 2004

With all-new gadgets, high-flying action, exciting chases and a wisecracking new handler, Derek (Anthony Anderson), Cody has to retrieve the device before the world's leaders ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Kevin Allen
CAST:  Frankie Muniz  •  Anthony Anderson  •  Hannah Spearritt  •  Alfie Allen

Alien Autopsy (2006) RT 71% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Sep 2010

Humouristic reconstruction of the 1995 scandal when two British lads were accused of having faked a documentary from the Roswell incident in 1947.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Jonny Campbell
CAST:  Declan Donnelly  •  Anthony McPartlin  •  Bill Pullman  •  Götz Otto

Hackers (1995) RT 32% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Apr 2001

Along with his new friends, a teenager who was arrested by the US Secret Service and banned from using a computer for writing a computer virus discovers a plot by a nefarious ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Iain Softley
CAST:  Jonny Lee Miller  •  Angelina Jolie  •  Jesse Bradford  •  Matthew Lillard

Highlander (1986) RT 69% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Mar 2000

He fought his first battle on the Scottish Highlands in 1536. He will fight his greatest battle on the streets of New York City in 1986. His name is Connor MacLeod. He is immortal.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Russell Mulcahy
CAST:  Christopher Lambert  •  Roxanne Hart  •  Clancy Brown  •  Sean Connery

Snatch (2000) RT 73% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Jul 2001

The second film from British director Guy Ritchie. Snatch tells an obscure story similar to his first fast-paced crazy character-colliding filled film “Lock, Stock and Two ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Guy Ritchie
CAST:  Jason Statham  •  Brad Pitt  •  Stephen Graham  •  Vinnie Jones

Dreamchild (1985) RT 100% / Audience 83%

Exploring the somewhat darker and more mysterious side of the Lewis Carroll's classic book, the movie follows Alice Liddell (the book's inspiration) as an old woman who is ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Gavin Millar
CAST:  Coral Browne  •  Ian Holm  •  Peter Gallagher  •  Caris Corfman

The Dressmaker (1988) RT Audience 100%

In England during World War II, a repressed dressmaker and her sister struggle looking after their 17-year-old niece, who is having a delusional affair with an American soldier.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Jim O'Brien
CAST:  Joan Plowright  •  Billie Whitelaw  •  Pete Postlethwaite  •  Jane Horrocks

Cleanskin (2012) RT 53% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Sep 2012

While working undercover as a bodyguard to arms dealer Harry, former-soldier-turned-secret-service-agent Ewan survives a bloody shootout with a member of an Islamic terrorist ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Hadi Hajaig
CAST:  Sean Bean  •  Abhin Galeya  •  Charlotte Rampling  •  Peter Polycarpou




Colombiana (2011) RT 27% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Dec 2011

Zoe Saldana plays a young woman who, after witnessing her parents’ murder as a child in Bogota, grows up to be a stone-cold assassin. She works for her uncle as a hitman by ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Olivier Megaton
CAST:  Zoe Saldana  •  Cliff Curtis  •  Callum Blue  •  Michael Vartan

Wolverine (1996)

Harry Gordini is on his way to Italy for a holiday with his family. On his way he accidentally picks up the wrong suitcase which holds in it hundreds of millions worth of new ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Jackson
CAST:  Antonio Sabàto, Jr.  •  Traci Lind  •  Danny Quinn  •  Richard Brooks

The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey (2007) RT Audience 63%

DVD release: Oct 2007

When a broken hearted boy loses the treasured wooden nativity set that links him to his dead father, his worried mother persuades a lonely ill-tempered woodcarver to create a ...  (more)

GENRES: Family
DIRECTION:  Bill Clark
CAST:  Aran Bell  •  Tom Berenger  •  Thomas Briggs  •  Clare Burt

How to Lose Friends & Alienate People (2008) RT 37% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Feb 2009

A British writer struggles to fit in at a high-profile magazine in New York. Based on Toby Young's memoir "How to Lose Friends & Alienate People".  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Robert B. Weide
CAST:  Kelan Pannell  •  Janette Scott  •  Simon Pegg  •  Megan Fox

Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006) RT 58% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Jul 2007

Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, born in the stench of 18th century Paris, develops a superior olfactory sense, which he uses to create the world's finest perfumes. However, his work ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Tom Tykwer
CAST:  Ben Whishaw  •  Simon Chandler  •  David Calder  •  Richard Felix

Method (2004) RT Audience 21%

DVD release: Oct 2004

The line between fantasy and reality blurs when an actress begins behaving like the 19th-century murderer she is playing.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Duncan Roy
CAST:  Elizabeth Hurley  •  Jeremy Sisto  •  Oliver Tobias  •  Carmen du Sautoy

The Sweeter Side of Life (2013) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Jul 2013

Pampered Manhattan housewife Desiree Harper has it all. That is until her husband unexpectedly dumps her for his acupuncturist. Faced with an airtight prenup, Desiree ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Michael Damian
CAST:  Kathryn Morris  •  James Best  •  Alastair Mackenzie  •  Steve Varnom

The ReZort (2016)

The ReZort, a post apocalyptic safari, offers paying guests the opportunity to kill zombies in the wake of an outbreak.  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Steve Barker
CAST:  Dougray Scott  •  Jessica De Gouw  •  Martin McCann  •  Elen Rhys

Al's Lads (2002)

Three Englishmen working as waiters on a cruise ship in 1927 are given a chance to work for the Al Capone gang.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Richard Standeven
CAST:  Marc Warren  •  Kirsty Mitchell  •  Al Sapienza  •  Richard Roundtree

Laguna (2001)

Raised by an uncle in New York after his parents died in an attack orchestrated by the mafia, Thomas, now an adult, is sent to live in Italy. There, while his tortured past ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Dennis Berry
CAST:  Joe Mantegna  •  Henry Cavill  •  Sergio Castellitto  •  Emmanuelle Seigner