Search results for "Wendy Makkena"


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Air Bud (1997)

A young boy and a talented stray dog with an amazing basketball playing ability become instant friends. Rebounding from his father's accidental death, 12-year-old Josh Framm ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Charles Martin Smith
CAST:  Kevin Zegers  •  Wendy Makkena  •  Michael Jeter  •  Bill Cobbs

Camp Nowhere (1994) RT 18% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Aug 2003

Morris "Mud" Himmel has a problem. His parents desperately want to send him away to summer camp. He hates going to summer camp, and would do anything to get out of it. Talking ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Prince
CAST:  Jonathan Jackson  •  Christopher Lloyd  •  Melody Kay  •  Andrew Keegan

Eight Men Out (1988) RT 85% / Audience 80%

DVD release: May 2001

The great Chicago White Sox team of 1919 is the saddest team to ever win a pennent. The team is bitter at their penny pincher owner, Charles Comiskey, and at their own ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  John Sayles
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Christopher Lloyd  •  Charlie Sheen  •  D. B. Sweeney

Sister Act (1992) RT 71% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Jan 2000

A Reno singer witnesses a mob murder and the cops stash her in a nunnery to protect her from the hitmen. The mother superior does not trust her, and takes steps to limit her ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Emile Ardolino
CAST:  Whoopi Goldberg  •  Maggie Smith  •  Kathy Najimy  •  Wendy Makkena

Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit (1993) RT 7% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Feb 2001

Deloris Van Cartier is again asked to don the nun's habit to help a run-down Catholic school, presided over by Mother Superior. And if trying to reach out to a class full of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Bill Duke
CAST:  Whoopi Goldberg  •  Kathy Najimy  •  James Coburn  •  Barnard Hughes

On Seventh Avenue (1996)

A rising designer leaves a top fashion house to rescue her retired father's New York apparel business.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Jeff Bleckner
CAST:  Faye Grant  •  Stephen Collins  •  Wendy Makkena  •  Damian Chapa

The Bling Ring (2011) RT Audience 38%

At the center of one of Hollywood's most notorious burglary rings in 2009 was a group of average, middle-class teens from a quiet suburb. This is the behind-the-scenes story ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Michael Lembeck
CAST:  Jennifer Grey  •  Austin Butler  •  Yin Chang  •  Tracey Fairaway

Death Benefit (1996)

DVD release: Sep 1996

Steven Keeney is a big corporate lawyer who decides to take on a small-time murder case to discover the true circumstances behind the death of a young girl. Virginia McGinnis ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mark Piznarski
CAST:  Peter Horton  •  Carrie Snodgress  •  Wendy Makkena  •  Penny Johnson

Lies He Told (1997) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: Feb 2006

A charming military man arranges his own disappearance and death in order to begin a new life with a woman who is completely deceived by his lies. Bored by his military career ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Larry Elikann
CAST:  Gary Cole  •  Karen Sillas  •  Ron Lea  •  Nigel Bennett

State of Play (2009) RT 84% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Sep 2009

Handsome, unflappable U.S. Congressman Stephen Collins is the future of his political party: an honorable appointee who serves as the chairman of a committee overseeing ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Kevin Macdonald
CAST:  Russell Crowe  •  Ben Affleck  •  Rachel McAdams  •  Helen Mirren




Finding North (1999) RT 44% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Mar 2000

In madcap road movie Finding North, Rhonda (Wendy Makkena, Sister Act), a big-haired bankteller from Brooklyn, encounters Travis (John Benjamin Hickey, Love! Valour! ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tanya Wexler
CAST:  Wendy Makkena  •  John Benjamin Hickey  •  Jonathan Walker  •  Anne Bobby

Serving in Silence: The Margarethe Cammermeyer Story (1995) RT Audience 74%

DVD release: Sep 2006

After serving in the military for more than twenty years, including a tour of duty in Vietnam, Colonel Margarethe Cammermeyer (Glenn Close) had seen her share of battles. But ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Jeff Bleckner
CAST:  Glenn Close  •  Judy Davis  •  Jan Rubes  •  Wendy Makkena

The Discovery (2017)

In the near future, due to a breakthrough scientific discovery by Dr. Thomas Harbor, there is now definitive proof of an afterlife. While countless people have chosen suicide ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Romance • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Charlie McDowell
CAST:  Jason Segel  •  Rooney Mara  •  Robert Redford  •  Jesse Plemons

The Tomorrow Man (2019)

Ed Hemsler spends his life preparing for a disaster that may never come. Ronnie Meisner spends her life shopping for things she may never use. In a small town somewhere in ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Noble Jones
CAST:  John Lithgow  •  Blythe Danner  •  Derek Cecil  •  Katie Aselton

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