|Badge 373 1973 R, 116 min.|
Genre: Drama / Action / Thriller
Director: Howard W. Koch
Cast: Robert Duvall, Verna Bloom, Henry Darrow, Eddie Egan, Felipe Luciano, Tina Christiani, Marina Durell, Chico Martinez, Jose Duvall, Louis Cosentino, Luis Avalos, Nubia Olivero, Sam Schacht, Edward F. Carey, "Big" Lee
This sequel to "The French Connection" places Robert Duvall in Gene Hackman's role of Eddie Ryan fighting gunrunners working for the Mob.
|The Butcher's Wife 1991 PG-13, 104 min.|
Genre: Fantasy / Comedy / Romance
Director: Terry Hughes
Cast: Demi Moore, Jeff Daniels, George Dzundza, Mary Steenburgen, Frances McDormand, Margaret Colin, Max Perlich, Miriam Margolyes, Diane Salinger, Christopher Durang, Helen Hanft, Luis Avalos, Charles Pierce, Elizabeth Lawrence, Stephanie Laurence
Marina (Demi Moore) is a psychic from North Carolina who marries New York City butcher Leo Lemke (George Dzundza) because she thinks that he is the one she is destined to marry.
|Changes 1991 TV, 95 min.|
aka: Danielle Steel's "Changes"
Director: Charles Jarrott
Cast: Cheryl Ladd, Michael Nouri, Christopher Gartin, Christie Clark, Renee O'Connor, Ami Foster, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Randee Heller, Cynthia Bain, Charles(2) Frank, James Sloyan, Luis Avalos
TV news anchor Melanie Adams (Cheryl Ladd) marries famous heart surgeon Peter Hallam (Michael Nouri). A rocky road lies ahead as they make a family with children from both of them as well as working on opposite sides of the country. Made for TV.
|Fires Within 1991 R, 86 min.|
Genre: Drama / Thriller
Director: Gillian Armstrong
Cast: Greta Scacchi, Jimmy Smits, Vincent D'Onofrio, Luis Avalos, Bertila Damas, Kevin Duffis, Raul Davila, Daniel Fern, Earl Hindman, Victor Rivers, Bri Hathaway, Lazaro Perez, Angelina Estrada, Julia Rodriguez Elliot, Maria Vidal
Isabel (Greta Scacchi) flees Cuba with her daughter after her husband Nestor (Jimmy Smits) is jailed for political reasons. Eight years later Nestor is released and also flees to Miami where he finds that Isabel is romantically attached to Sam (Vincent D'Onofrio), a fisherman who had rescued her at sea. A love triangle ensues as we follow the dangerous lifestyles faced by the Cuban-Americans.
|Hot Stuff 1979 PG, 87 min.|
Director: Dom DeLuise
Cast: Dom DeLuise, Suzanne Pleshette, Jerry Reed, Ossie Davis, Luis Avalos, Marc Lawrence, Richard Davalos, Bill McCutcheon, Sydney Lassick, Pat McCormick
A sting operation by Miami cops lacks support from the department, so those involved find a unique way to fund their project: they resell the stolen goods!
|Jungle2Jungle 1997 PG, 111 min.|
Director: John Pasquin
Cast: Tim Allen, Sam Huntington, JoBeth Williams, Lolita Davidovich, Martin Short, David Ogden Stiers, Bob Dishy, Leelee Sobieski, Dominic Keating, Luis Avalos
Wall Street executive Michael (Tim Allen) brings his son, Mimi-Siku (Sam Huntington), to New York. Michael found Mimi-Siku after traveling up the Amazon to obtain a divorce from his wife where he learned that they share a son. As can be predicted, the theme of this comedy is "the fish out of water" experience of Mimi-Siku as he "adapts" to the "civilized" world.
|The Ringer 2005 PG-13, 94 min.|
Director: Barry W. Blaustein
Cast: Johnny Knoxville, Brian Cox, Katherine Heigl, Jed Rees, Bill Chott, Edward Barbanell, Luis Avalos, Leonard Earl Howze, Geoffrey Arend, Zen Gesner, Leonard Flowers
Sleazy Uncle Gary (Brian Cox) hatches a scheme to make money by convincing his nephew, Steve (Johnny Knoxville), to pose as a developmentally challenged person and enter the Special Olympics. However, it turns out that there is more to his competitors than meets the eye. Not only are they very good athletes, but they spot Steve as an imposter and then help him win against six-time defending champion Jimmy Washington (Leonard Flowers).
|1. Badge 373 (1973)|
2. The Butcher's Wife (1991)
3. Changes (1991)
aka: Danielle Steel's "Changes"
4. Fires Within (1991)
5. Hot Stuff (1979)
6. Jungle2Jungle (1997)
7. The Ringer (2005)
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