Search results for "Simon Wincer"


Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles (2001) RT 11% / Audience 25%

DVD release: Sep 2001

After settling in the tiny Australian town of Walkabout Creek with his significant other and his young son, Mick "Crocodile" Dundee is thrown for a loop when a prestigious Los ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Simon Wincer
CAST:  Paul Hogan  •  Linda Kozlowski  •  Jere Burns  •  Jonathan Banks

Free Willy (1993) RT 57% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Jun 2001

When maladjusted orphan Jesse vandalizes a theme park, he is placed with foster parents and must work at the park to make amends. There he meets Willy, a young Orca whale who ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Simon Wincer
CAST:  Jason James Richter  •  Lori Petty  •  August Schellenberg  •  Michael Madsen

Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man (1991) RT 22% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Feb 2001

It's the lawless future, and renegade biker Harley Davidson and his surly cowboy buddy, Marlboro, learn that a corrupt bank is about to foreclose on their friend's bar to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Simon Wincer
CAST:  Mickey Rourke  •  Don Johnson  •  Chelsea Field  •  Daniel Baldwin

Operation Dumbo Drop (1995) RT 31% / Audience 28%

DVD release: May 2003

Five Green Berets stationed in Vietnam in 1968 grudgingly undertake the mission of a lifetime -- to secretly transport an 8,000-pound elephant through 200 miles of rough ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Simon Wincer
CAST:  Danny Glover  •  Ray Liotta  •  Denis Leary  •  Doug E. Doug

The Phantom (1996)

The 21st successor to the role of Bengalla's resident superhero must travel to New York to prevent a rich madman from obtaining three magic skulls that would give him the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure
DIRECTION:  Simon Wincer
CAST:  Billy Zane  •  Kristy Swanson  •  Treat Williams  •  Catherine Zeta-Jones

D.A.R.Y.L. (1985)

Daryl is a normal 10-year-old boy in many ways. However, unbeknown to his foster parents and friends, Daryl is actually a government-created robot with superhuman reflexes and ...  (more)

GENRES: Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Simon Wincer
CAST:  Mary Beth Hurt  •  Michael McKean  •  Barret Oliver  •  Amy Linker

Quigley Down Under (1990) RT 56% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Sep 2001

American Matt Quigley answers Australian land baron Elliott Marston's ad for a sharpshooter to kill the dingoes on his property. But when Quigley finds out that Marston's real ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  Simon Wincer
CAST:  Tom Selleck  •  Laura San Giacomo  •  Alan Rickman  •  Chris Haywood

Harlequin (1980)

In this modern-day version of the Rasputin story, David Hemmings plays an up-and-coming senator, Nick Rast, whose young son is terminally ill with leukaemia. A mysterious ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Horror • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Simon Wincer
CAST:  Robert Powell  •  David Hemmings  •  Carmen Duncan  •  Broderick Crawford

Murder She Purred: A Mrs. Murphy Mystery (1998) RT Audience 73%

DVD release: Mar 2000

A small-town cat-and-dog detective duo investigate a new neighbor who they believe may have committed a murder, but the snag is, locals are attempting to pair him off with ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Simon Wincer
CAST:  Ricki Lake  •  Bruce McGill  •  Christina Pickles  •  Linden Ashby

Monte Walsh (2003) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Jul 2003

Monte Walsh and Chet Rollins are long-time cowhands, working whatever ranch work comes their way, but "nothing they can't do from a horse." Their lives are divided between ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Western
DIRECTION:  Simon Wincer
CAST:  Tom Selleck  •  Isabella Rossellini  •  Keith Carradine  •  George Eads




The Cup (2011) RT 29% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Nov 2012

At the heart of this true story is Damien Oliver, a young jockey who loses his only brother in a tragic racing accident, hauntingly reflecting of the way their father died 27 ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Simon Wincer
CAST:  Stephen Curry  •  Brendan Gleeson  •  Alice Parkinson  •  Bill Hunter

Escape: Human Cargo (1998)

An American entrepreneur is closing a deal in Saudi Arabia in 1977. After a fallout with his influential Saudi partners, they have him arrested. Due to the US policy of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Simon Wincer
CAST:  Treat Williams  •  Stephen Lang  •  Sasson Gabai  •  Ze'ev Revach

The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Daredevils of the Desert (1999) RT Audience 68%

DVD release: Oct 1999

Working with a beautiful lady spy, Indiana Jones is assigned to assist the British forces in their attack on the Turkish-occupied town of Beersheba. With a regiment of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • TV movie • War
DIRECTION:  Simon Wincer
CAST:  Sean Patrick Flanery  •  Catherine Zeta-Jones  •  Julian Firth  •  Cameron Daddo

The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Oganga, the Giver and Taker of Life (1999) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Oct 1999

Africa, December 1916. Despite disobeying orders, Indy is promoted to Captain after capturing a German machine gun. He is then ordered to cross the jungle with Remy and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • TV movie • War
DIRECTION:  Simon Wincer
CAST:  Sean Patrick Flanery  •  Ronny Coutteure  •  Bryan Pringle  •  Michel Duchaussoy

The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: The Trenches of Hell (1999) RT Audience 69%

DVD release: Oct 1999

August, 1917. Using the name 'Henri Defense', 17 year old Indiana Jones has enlisted in the Belgian army to fight in the Great War. After all his commanding officers have been ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • TV movie • War
DIRECTION:  Simon Wincer
CAST:  Sean Patrick Flanery  •  Ronny Coutteure  •  Jason Flemyng  •  Richard Ridings

The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Adventures in the Secret Service (1999) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Sep 1999

Indiana Jones, now a captain in the French army, is assigned to escort two Austrian princes to meet with Emperor Karl I and convince him to broker a peace deal with France and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Vic Armstrong  •  Simon Wincer
CAST:  Sean Patrick Flanery  •  Benedict Taylor  •  Matthew Wait  •  Christopher Lee

One More Minute (1979)

A young hairdresser enters into the modeling world while fearing retaliation from her puritanical mother and stalker ex-boyfriend.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Simon Wincer
CAST:  Chantal Contouri  •  Robert Bruning  •  Sigrid Thornton  •  Hugh Keays-Byrne

P.T. Barnum (1999)

This series illustrates the life and career of P.T. Barnum, America's greatest showman and promoter. Starting as a young man who managed an old woman who was supposedly George ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Simon Wincer
CAST:  Beau Bridges  •  Jordan Bridges  •  Cynthia Dale  •  Natalie Radford

Crossfire Trail (2001) RT Audience 77%

DVD release: Jul 2001

Rafe Covington is as good as his word, and he's determined to keep his promise to a dying man that he'll look after the man's widow and Wyoming ranch. But the widow doubts the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Romance • Thriller • TV movie • Western
DIRECTION:  Simon Wincer
CAST:  Tom Selleck  •  Virginia Madsen  •  David O'Hara  •  Christian Kane

Lightning Jack (1994) RT 6% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Lightning Jack Kane is an Australian outlaw in the wild west. During a bungled bank robbery he picks up mute Ben Doyle as a hostage. The two become good friends, with Jack ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Simon Wincer  •  Paul Hogan  •  Greg Coote
CAST:  Paul Hogan  •  Beverly D'Angelo  •  Cuba Gooding, Jr.  •  Pat Hingle