|Jingle All the Way 1996 PG, 89 min.|
Genre: Family / Comedy / Action / Adventure
Director: Brian Levant
Cast: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sinbad, Phil Hartman, Rita Wilson, Robert Conrad, Martin Mull, James Belushi, Jake Lloyd, E.J. De La Pena, Laraine Newman, Harvey Corman, Richard Moll, Justin Chapman, Daniel Riordan, Jeff L. Deist
Frantic dad Howard Langston (Arnold Schwarzenegger) and manic postman Myron Larrabee (Sinbad) spend Christmas Eve racing around the Twin Cities in search of a Turbo Man action figure in this tale of obsessive, frenzied Christmas shopping.
|Madison 2005 PG, 94 min.|
Director: William Bindley
Cast: James Caviezel, Bruce Dern, Mary McCormack, Jake Lloyd, Paul Dooley, Brent Briscoe, Mark Fauser, Reed Diamond, Frank Knapp Jr., Chelcie Ross, Byrne Piven, William Shockley
This film is based on events surrounding the 1971 Madison, Indiana, hydro-plane regatta during which retired racer Jim McCormick (James Caviezel) rallied the town for support after he accepted the offer for Madison to host the regatta, promised $50 thousand (which he didn't have) in earnest money, and managed the "Miss Madison" crew. Originally shown at the Sundance Film Festival in 2001, the film didn't receive public release until 2005.
|Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace 1999 PG, 131 min.|
Genre: Action / Adventure / Sci-Fi / Fantasy
Director: George Lucas
Cast: Liam Neeson, Ewan McGregor, Natalie Portman, Jake Lloyd, Pernilla August, Frank Oz, Ian McDiarmid, Ahmed Best, Samuel L. Jackson, Terence Stamp, Anthony Daniels, Kenny(2) Baker, Hugh Quarshie, Oliver Ford Davies, Brian Blessed
Episode 1 of the "Star Wars" adventure begins with the Jedis (Liam Neeson, Ewan McGregor, and Natalie Portman) fighting to save the planet Nahoo from the evil forces of the Trade Federation. Despite their efforts, Nahoo is invaded, and the Jedi force must leave. They meet slave boy Anakin Skywalker (Jake Lloyd) who they determine may be the "chosen one" and enlist him to help their cause of saving their world from the Trade Federation.
|Unhook the Stars 1996 R, 103 min.|
Director: Nick Cassavetes
Cast: Gena Rowlands, Marisa Tomei, Gerard Depardieu, Moira Kelly, Jake Lloyd, David Thornton, David Sherrill, Tom Proctor
Nick Cassavetes directs his own mother, Gina Rowlands, in the role of a mother approaching a turning point in her life. When her son asks her to move to San Francisco, she is not sure she wants the change of lifestyle.
|1. Jingle All the Way (1996)|
2. Madison (2005)
3. Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)
4. Unhook the Stars (1996)
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