|Beyond the City Limits 2002 R, 91 min.|
aka: Rip It Off
Director: Gigi Gaston
Cast: Jennifer Esposito, Nastassja Kinski, Alyson Hannigan, Steve Harris, Brian McCardie, Todd Field, Michael Cole, Alexis Denisof, Chris Ellis, Marcos A. Ferraez, Sophie B. Hawkins, Toby Huss, Freddy Rodriguez, Jose Yenque, Sandra Gould
Three women–Misha, Lexi, and Helena (Nastassja Kinski, Alyson Hannigan, and Jennifer Esposito)–two of which are living with thugs, plan to rob a casino without the boyfriends and do it on their own. But, things don't go too well.
|The Ghost and the Darkness 1996 R, 109 min.|
Genre: Action / Drama / Thriller / Adventure
Director: Stephen Hopkins
Cast: Michael Douglas, Val Kilmer, Emily Mortimer, Brian McCardie, Bernard Hill, John Kani, Tom Wilkinson, Om Puri, Henry Cele, Kurt Egelhof, Satchu Annamalai, Teddy Reddy, Raheem Khan, Jack Devnarain, Glen Gabela
Irishman John Patterson (Val Kilmer) goes to Africa in 1896 to supervise the building of a bridge so that the East African Railway line can cross a large river. Problems ensue when lions attack the workers, and, in a short time, the lions have killed 130 men. To solve the deadly problem, Patterson joins forces with Great White Hunter Charles Remington (Michael Douglas) to kill the beasts.
|Kidnapped 1995 TV, 185 min.|
Genre: Adventure / Action / Drama
Director: Ivan Passer
Cast: Armand Assante, Brian McCardie, Patrick Malahide, Gerry O'Brien, Michael Kitchen, Brian Blessed, Adam Blackwood, Brian McGrath, Des Braiden, Antoine Byrne, Catherine Byrne, Alan Stanford, Michael James Ford, Dave Duffy, Luke Hayden
This is an excellent rendition of Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale of the adventures of David Balfour (Brian McCardie) and his friend Alan Breck (Armand Assante). David tries to regain his Scottish nobleman birthright in late 18th-century England.
|Rob Roy 1995 R, 139 min.|
Genre: Action / Drama / Romance
Director: Michael Caton-Jones
Cast: Liam Neeson, Jessica Lange, John Hurt, Tim Roth, Andrew Keir, Eric Stoltz, Brian Cox, Brian McCardie, Gilbert Martin, Vicki Masson, Gilly Gilchrist, Jason Flemyng, Ewam Stewart, David Hayman, Brian McArthur
Robert Roy MacGregor (Liam Neeson) is the mythical Scottish hero of the 18th century. He stands for honor, but, after he borrows money from the Marquis of Montrose (John Hurt), Montrose's henchman Archibald Cunningham (Tim Roth) steals the money and murders Rob Roy's best friend MacDonald (Eric Stoltz). Now, Rob Roy is unable to repay the money, becomes a fugitive, and is hunted down by British soldiers. Roth was nominated for an Oscar as Best Supporting Actor.
|Speed 2: Cruise Control 1997 PG-13, 121 min.|
Genre: Action / Romance / Thriller
Director: Jan de Bont
Cast: Sandra Bullock, Jason Patric, Willem Dafoe, Temuera Morrison, Brian McCardie, Christine Firkins, Mike Hagerty, Colleen Camp, Lois Chiles, Francis Guinan, Tamia, Jeremy Hotz, Enrique Murciano, Bo Svenson, Connie Ray
Annie Porter (Sandra Bullock) and her boyfriend Alex Shaw (Jason Patric) embark on a cruise, and–as luck would have it–they opt for a ship that is destined for BIG trouble. John Geiger (Willem Dafoe) takes over the ship (via computers) as his method of revenge, and it is up to Annie and Alex to save the day.
|1. Beyond the City Limits (2002)|
aka: Rip It Off
2. The Ghost and the Darkness (1996)
3. Kidnapped (1995)
4. Rob Roy (1995)
5. Speed 2: Cruise Control (1997)
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