Results for actor 'Richard Schiff'
What's the nature of being a parent and of being a child? David is a widower grieving for two years. He writes science fiction and was considered weird as a boy. He meets Dennis, a foster child who claims to be on a mission from Mars, stays in a large box all day, fears sunlight, and wears a belt of...
Country: USA | Year: 2007 | Runtime: 106 min.
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi, 2007
Frank Quinlan and Huey Driscoll, two reporters from a Chicago-based tabloid, along with Dorothy Winters, an 'angel expert', are asked to travel to rural Iowa to investigate a claim from an old woman that she shares her house with a real, live archangel named Michael. Upon arrival, they see that her...
Country: USA | Year: 1996 | Runtime: 105 min
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy, Drama, 1996
Legendary rhythm and blues singer Ray Charles' life transpires on-screen, from his humble beginnings in Georgia, where he went blind at age seven, to his pre-fame life touring the South, and on to his career as one of the most enduring, inimitable performers in modern music.
Country: USA | Year: 2004 | Runtime: 152 min
Genre: Drama, Biografie, Musik, 2004
A young boy dies from a stray bullet during a shootout between a cop and mob family member who had previously been supiciously given probabtion, only to break its terms. New York's Deputy Mayor, Kevin Calhoun starts digging for information.
Country: USA | Year: 1996 | Runtime: 111 min
Genre: Thriller, Drama, 1996
A young boy learns that he has extraordinary powers and is not of this Earth. As a young man, he journeys to discover where he came from and what he was sent here to do. But the hero in him must emerge if he is to save the world from annihilation and become the symbol of hope for all mankind.
Country: Canada | Year: 2013 | Runtime: 81 min
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure, 2013
Based in a London suburb Mahmud Nasir lives with his pretty wife, Saamiya, and two children, Rashid and Nabi. His son plans to marry Uzma, the step-daughter of Egyptian-born Arshad Al-Masri, a so-called 'Hate Cleric' from Waziristan, Pakistan. Mahmud, who is not exactly a devout Muslim, he drinks...
Country: UK | Year: 2010 | Runtime: 105 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, 2010
Ben Holmes, a professional book-jacket blurbologist, is trying to get to Savannah for his wedding. He just barely catches the last plane, but a seagull flies into the engine as the plane is taking off. All later flights are cancelled because of an approaching hurricane, so he is forced to hitch a...
Country: USA | Year: 1999 | Runtime: 105 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, 1999
Journalist Jenny Lerner is assigned to look into the background of Secretary Alan Rittenhouse who abruptly resigned from government citing his wife's ill health. She learns from his secretary that Rittenhouse was having an affair with someone named Ellie but when she confronts him, his strange...
Country: USA | Year: 1998 | Runtime: 120 min
Genre: Thriller, Action, Drama, Romantik, Sci-Fi, 1998
Eli Wurman is a decadent drug addicted New Yorker public relation, who is promoting a social event on behalf of Afro-Americans. Along two days of his crazy life, the day of the event and the day before, he makes contacts and favors, 'kissing asses', using drugs etc. Victoria Gray is his widow...
Country: USA, Germany | Year: 2002 | Runtime: 100 min
Genre: Drama, Krimi, 2002
After witnessing the brutal murders of a convenience store owner and his son; firefighter, Jeremy Coleman barely escapes with his life. As he is forced to testify against the crime lord, Hagan, he is placed in the witness protection program under the watch of the U.S. Marshals. As his new identity...
Country: USA | Year: 2012 | Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Thriller, Action, Drama, Krimi, 2012
Harvey Shine is in London for the weekend for his daughter's wedding. His work in New York preoccupies him: he writes music for ads, and he knows his boss is pushing him aside for younger talent. With family he's also on the sidelines - long divorced, his wife remarried, her husband closer to his...
Country: USA | Year: 2005 | Runtime: 93 min
Genre: Drama, Romantik, 2005
Der Student Jake Lo wird Zeuge, wie der Mafia-Don Serrano einen Mord begeht. Das macht Jake zum heißesten Zeugen bei einem Prozeß gegen Serrano, der seit Jahren immer wieder um Haaresbreite dem Zugriff der Polizei entkommen ist. Doch das FBI spielt falsch, und schon bald ist Jake Freiwild auf den...
Country: USA | Year: 1992 | Runtime: 95 min.
Genre: Thriller, Action, Drama, Krimi, 1992
Ben Kalman is aging: he has heart problems, his marriage is over, he's lost a fortune after being caught cutting corners in his East Coast car business, and he's sleeping with as many women as possible - the younger the better. He's chosen his current girlfriend, Jordan, because her father can help...
Country: USA | Year: 2009 | Runtime: 90 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romantik, 2009
Bomber terrorist's elevator plan backfires, so he rigs a bomb to a LA city bus. The stipulation is: once armed, the bus must stay above 50 mph to keep from exploding. Also if LAPD Officer tries to unload any passengers off, Payne will detonate it. Joe Morton co-stars as Jack's superior, and Jeff...
Country: USA | Year: 1994 | Runtime: 116 min
Genre: Thriller, Action, Drama, Krimi, Adventure, 1994
Zane (Charlie Sheen), a young, mild-mannered astronomer discovers an extraterrestrial radio signal. After being fired from his organization for reporting this to his superior, he takes a chance on discovering the truth: that his workplace is not quite what it seems to be and a sinister conspiracy is...
Country: USA, Mexico | Year: 1996 | Runtime: 115 min
Genre: Thriller, Action, Sci-Fi, Mystery, 1996
The Locals is a comedic love story set in the Bronx about two three generational families; one Jewish, one Italian. Ironically, these families as most Jews and Italians have so much in common; love of the gab, love of food, they talk with their hands, they feed you with guilt and fill your hearts...
Country: USA | Year: 2003 | Runtime: 88 min.
Genre: Thriller, 2003
Four years after the failure of Jurassic Park on Isla Nublar, John Hammond reveals to Ian Malcolm that there was another island ("Site B") on which dinosaurs were bred before being transported to Isla Nublar. Left alone since the disaster, the dinosaurs have flourished, and Hammond is anxious that...
Country: USA | Year: 1997 | Runtime: 129 min
Genre: Thriller, Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure, 1997
Twenty years after being cleared in the death of his mistress, Judge Rusty Sabich is charged with the murder of his late wife. During the trial, a secret affair from Rusty's recent past threatens to hamper his defense and fracture his relationship with his son.
Country: USA | Year: 2011 | Runtime: 89 min
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Krimi, Mystery, 2011