Search results for "Victor Argo"


After Hours (1985) RT 90% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Aug 2004

An ordinary word processor has the worst night of his life after he agrees to visit a girl in Soho whom he met that evening at a coffee shop.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Griffin Dunne  •  Rosanna Arquette  •  Verna Bloom  •  Tommy Chong

Angel Eyes (2001) RT 33% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Oct 2001

A story about a seemingly unlikely couple who cross paths under life-threatening circumstances as though they are destined not only to meet but to save each other's lives. Not ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Luis Mandoki
CAST:  Jennifer Lopez  •  Jim Caviezel  •  Jeremy Sisto  •  Terrence Howard

Bad Lieutenant (1992) RT 77% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Feb 2000

While investigating a young nun's rape, a corrupt New York City police detective, with a serious drug and gambling addiction, tries to change his ways and find forgiveness.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Abel Ferrara
CAST:  Harvey Keitel  •  Victor Argo  •  Frankie Thorn  •  Robin Burrows

Boxcar Bertha (1972) RT 45% / Audience 34%

DVD release: Mar 2002

Based on "Sister of the Road," the fictionalized autobiography of radical and transient Bertha Thompson as written by physician Dr. Ben L. Reitman, 'Boxcar' Bertha Thompson, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Barbara Hershey  •  David Carradine  •  Barry Primus  •  Bernie Casey

Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989) RT 93% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Jun 2001

An ophthalmologist's mistress threatens to reveal their affair to his wife, while a married documentary filmmaker is infatuated by another woman.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Woody Allen  •  Martin Landau  •  Anjelica Huston  •  Joanna Gleason

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

Don't Say a Word (2001) RT 24% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Feb 2002

When the daughter of a psychiatrist is kidnapped, he's horrified to discover that the abductors' demand is that he break through to a post traumatic stress disorder suffering ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Gary Fleder
CAST:  Michael Douglas  •  Sean Bean  •  Brittany Murphy  •  Skye McCole Bartusiak

Double Whammy (2001) RT 30% / Audience 30%

DVD release: Dec 2002

Ray Pluto has many problems. He is satirized in the tabloids as the "loser cop." His partner is starting to seem suspiciously attracted to him. A pair of screenwriters across ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Tom DiCillo
CAST:  Denis Leary  •  Elizabeth Hurley  •  Luis Guzmán  •  Victor Argo

Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai (1999)

An African-American Mafia hit man who models himself after the samurai of old finds himself targeted for death by the mob.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jim Jarmusch
CAST:  Forest Whitaker  •  Cliff Gorman  •  Tricia Vessey  •  Henry Silva

Her Alibi (1989) RT 15% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Nov 1998

A writer of BAD detective novels is in full writers' block. He pretends to be the alibi of a beautiful woman who was arrested for murder at first thinking her innocent, but as ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  Bruce Beresford
CAST:  Tom Selleck  •  Paulina Porizkova  •  William Daniels  •  James Farentino




King of New York (1990) RT 71% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Aug 2000

A former drug lord returns from prison determined to wipe out all his competition and distribute the profits of his operations to New York's poor and lower classes in this ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Abel Ferrara
CAST:  Christopher Walken  •  David Caruso  •  Laurence Fishburne  •  Victor Argo

Mean Streets (1973) RT 98% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Aug 2004

A small-time hood must choose from among love, friendship and the chance to rise within the mob.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Harvey Keitel  •  Robert De Niro  •  David Proval  •  Amy Robinson

Next Stop Wonderland (1998) RT 74% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Oct 2001

A lighthearted story about a man and a woman who seem destined to be together... and the hilarious chain of accidents that seem determined to keep them apart!  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Brad Anderson
CAST:  Hope Davis  •  Philip Seymour Hoffman  •  Holland Taylor  •  Alan Gelfant

Quick Change (1990) RT 80% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Aug 2005

With the aid of his girlfriend, Phyllis Potter, and best friend, Loomis, Grimm enters a Manhattan bank dressed as a clown, creates a hostage situation and executes a flawless ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Bill Murray  •  Howard Franklin
CAST:  Bill Murray  •  Geena Davis  •  Randy Quaid  •  Jason Robards

Raw Deal (1986) RT 25% / Audience 29%

DVD release: Oct 1998

Mark Kaminsky is kicked out of the FBI for his rough treatment of a suspect. He winds up as the sheriff of a small town in North Carolina. FBI Chief Harry Shannon, whose son ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Irvin
CAST:  Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  Kathryn Harrold  •  Darren McGavin  •  Sam Wanamaker

Smoke (1995) RT 93% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Mar 2003

Writer Paul Benjamin is nearly hit by a bus when he leaves Auggie Wren's smoke shop. Stranger Rashid Cole saves his life, and soon middle-aged Paul tells homeless Rashid that ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Wayne Wang  •  Paul Auster
CAST:  Harvey Keitel  •  William Hurt  •  Giancarlo Esposito  •  José Zúñiga

Taxi Driver (1976) RT 99% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Jun 1999

A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Robert De Niro  •  Cybill Shepherd  •  Harvey Keitel  •  Jodie Foster

True Romance (1993) RT 92% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Sep 1997

Clarence marries hooker Alabama, steals cocaine from her pimp, and tries to sell it in Hollywood, while the owners of the coke try to reclaim it.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tony Scott
CAST:  Christian Slater  •  Patricia Arquette  •  Michael Rapaport  •  Bronson Pinchot

The Yards (2000) RT 64% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Apr 2001

In the rail yards of Queens, contractors repair and rebuild the city's subway cars. These contracts are lucrative, so graft and corruption are rife. When Leo Handler gets out ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  James Gray
CAST:  Mark Wahlberg  •  Joaquin Phoenix  •  Charlize Theron  •  James Caan

The Funeral (1996) RT 79% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Jul 2000

The story concerns the funeral of one of three brothers in a family of gangsters that lived in New York in 1930s. Details of the past of the brothers and their families are ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Abel Ferrara
CAST:  Christopher Walken  •  Chris Penn  •  Annabella Sciorra  •  Isabella Rossellini