|18 Again 1988 PG, 100 min.|
Genre: Comedy / Fantasy
Director: Paul Flaherty
Cast: George Burns, Charlie Schlatter, Tony Roberts, Red Buttons, Anita Morris, Miriam Flynn, Bernard Fox, George DiCenzo, Pauly Shore, Jennifer Runyon, Earl Boen, Toni Sawyer, Stephanie Baldwin, Anthony Stark, Kenneth Tigar
Jack Watson (George Burns) wishes he could be young again and, miraculously, his desire is granted. When he takes over the body of his grandson, David Watson (Charlie Schlatter,) the adventures begin.
|Bright Lights, Big City 1988 R, 110 min.|
Director: James Bridges
Cast: Michael J. Fox, Kiefer Sutherland, Phoebe Cates, Swoosie Kurtz, Dianne Wiest, Frances Sternhagen, John Houseman, Jason Robards, Tracy Pollan, William Hickey, Charlie Schlatter, David Warrilow, Alec Mapa, Sam Robards, Gina Belafonte
Based on Jay McInerney's insightful novel, this is the story of Midwesterner Jamie Conway (Michael J. Fox) who heads for New York City to become an author. James has suffered tragedies when his mother (Dianne Wiest) died, and his wife Amanda (Phoebe Cates) left him. He starts working for a major magazine and becomes deeply involved in drugs and alcohol with his friend Tad (Kiefer Sutherland). Jamie is fired from his job, and now has only Tad's cousin Vicky (Tracy Pollan) to come to his much-needed aid.
|Ed 1996 PG, 94 min.|
Genre: Family / Comedy / Drama
Director: Bill Couturie
Cast: Matt LeBlanc, Bill Cobbs, Jayne Brook, Patrick Kerr, Charlie Schlatter, James Caviezel, Gene Ross, Sage Allen, Stan Ivar, Paul Hewitt, Jim O'Heir, Rick Johnson, Valente Rodriguez, Jack Worden, Troy Evans
Ed is a chimpanzee that teaches farm-boy Jack Cooper (Matt LeBlanc) a thing or two about the game of baseball. Jack gets nervous when pitching for his class A minor league team, the Santa Rosa Rockets, and Ed, who is the team mascot, is moved up to the position of third baseman in an effort to inspire Jack and his teammates.
|Heartbreak Hotel 1988 PG-13, 101 min.|
Director: Chris Columbus
Cast: David Keith, Tuesday Weld, Charlie Schlatter, Angela Goethals, Jacque Lynn Colton, Chris Mulkey, Karen Landry, Dana Barron, John L. Martin, Dennis Letts
To help his alcoholic mother (Tuesday Weld) feel better, a guitar player kidnaps Elvis Presley (David Keith).
|Police Academy 7: Mission to Moscow 1994 PG, 83 min.|
Genre: Comedy / Drama
Director: Alan Metter
Cast: George Gaynes, Michael Winslow, David Graf, Leslie Easterbrook, G.W. Bailey, Christopher Lee, Ron Perlman, Claire Forlani, Charlie Schlatter, Richard Israel, Gregg Berger, Vladimir Dolinsky, Pamela Guest, Stuart Nisbet, David St. James
This time around, America's worst police force–among them are Jones (Michael Winslow), Tackleberry (David Graf), and Callahan (Leslie Easterbrook)–heads to Russia to help uncover the tough computer hacker, Konali (Ron Perlman), who is plotting to bring down the world's computer systems. Russian Police Commandant Rakov (Christopher Lee) has asked for help and also brings in an acquaintance, who happens to be Commandant Lassard (George Gaynes). Lassard briefs the team, and off they go on another wild chase.
|Tom and Jerry: The Magic Ring 2002 N/R, 62 min.|
Genre: Animation / Family / Action / Fantasy
Director: James T. Walker
Cast: Frank Welker, Jim Cummings, Jeff Bennett, Billy West, Jess Harnell, Maurice LaMarche, Tara Strong, Charlie Schlatter, Maile Flanagan, Tress MacNeille
Our long-time cat and mouse–Tom and Jerry (voices of Jeff Bennett and Frank Welker)–duo are back and join the wizardry craze. Their master, a young wizard, must leave for Calcutta to get some material necessary for a spell. Tom is placed in charge of a valuable, magic ring, but it gets stuck (!) on Jerry's head, and the fun begins.
|1. 18 Again (1988)|
2. Bright Lights, Big City (1988)
3. Ed (1996)
4. Heartbreak Hotel (1988)
5. Police Academy 7: Mission to Moscow (1994)
6. Tom and Jerry: The Magic Ring (2002)
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