|Blackheart 1998 R, 95 min.|
Director: Dominic Shiach
Cast: Richard Grieco, Christopher Plummer, Fiona Loewi, Maria Conchita Alonso, Alan C. Peterson, Lisa Ryder, William MacDonald, Bill Lake, Derek Ritschel, Sam Bishop, Jack Duffy, Patricia Brown, Stephen Sparks, Patrick Patterson, James Mainprize
Con artists Ray and Annette (Richard Grieco and Maria Conchita Alonso) scam and lie to get money from rich people. They seem to have found a good target when they meet a woman who has just inherited a fortune. But, greed gets in the way.
|Caught 1996 R, 109 min.|
Genre: Drama / Thriller
Director: Robert M. Young
Cast: Arie Verveen, Edward James Olmos, Maria Conchita Alonso, Steve Schub, Bitty Schram, Shawn Elliott, Joe D'Onofrio, Antonio Oliveri, Dominick Oliveri, Sandra Kazan
A drifter, Nick (Arie Verveen), moves into the house of New Jersey couple Joe and Betty (Edward James Olmos and Maria Conchita Alonso) and into the bed of Betty. Now, Joe and Betty's grown son Danny (Steve Schub) moves back to their home and immediately suspects that something is wrong. The situation heats up as Danny takes extreme measures to keep his family together.
|Chain of Command 2000 R, 105 min.|
Genre: Action / Adventure / Thriller
Director: John Terlesky
Cast: Roy Scheider, Michael Biehn, Patrick Muldoon, Maria Conchita Alonso, Ric Young, Sung Hi Lee, William R. Moses, Tom Wright, Philip Tan, Michael Mantell, Byron Field, John Putch, Pat Skipper, Francis Maikai, Herb Mitchell
Secret Service agent Michael Connelly (Patrick Muldoon) is assigned to guard the briefcase that allows the President of the United States, Jack Cahill (Roy Scheider), to release nuclear weapons. When terrorists capture the President and the briefcase, Connelly and Vice President Valdez (Maria Conchita Alonzo) must work together to save the world from a nuclear disaster.
|Chasing Papi 2003 PG, 92 min.|
Director: Linda Mendoza
Cast: Roselyn Sanchez, Sofia Vergara, Jaci Velasquez, Eduardo Verastegui, Lisa Vidal, D.L. Hughley, Freddy Rodriguez, Maria Conchita Alonso, Walter Mercado, Carlos Ponce
Unbeknownst to his fiancees, Papi (Jaci Velasquez) is engaged to three different women who live in three different cities. The deceit works well for Papi–until one weekend when the fiancees are advised by an astrologer to drop everything and meet Papi in L.A.
|The Code Conspiracy 2001 PG-13, 97 min.|
Genre: Action / Thriller / Mystery
Director: Hank Whetstone
Cast: Jim Fitzpatrick, Maria Conchita Alonso, David Warner, Lou Rawls, Marc Macaulay, Tom Nowicki, Hank Stone, Rus Blackwell, Holland Hayes, Russell Warner, Bill Cordell, Gail Borges, Drew Palmer, Ashlee Payne, Key Howard
While developing a computer code, software professionals John and Professor (Jim Fitzpatrick and David Warner) uncover a code that holds the key to the Dead Sea Scrolls, which allows them to predict people's futures as well as prove the existence of God. Of course, the government–and others–would like to have that information, and the chase is on.
|Colors 1988 R, 127 min.|
Director: Dennis Hopper
Cast: Sean Penn, Robert Duvall, Maria Conchita Alonso, Randy Brooks, Don Cheadle, Grand L. Bush, Gerardo Mejia, Glenn Plummer, Sy Richardson, Damon Wayans, Rudy Ramos, Trinidad Silva, Charles Walker, Fred Asparagus, Sherman Augustus
This controversial film about L.A. street gangs caused violence among moviegoers. Veteran cop Bob Hodges (Robert Duvall) and brash young rookie cop Danny McGavin (Sean Penn) must deal with a gang involved in selling drugs. An honest, in depth look at how gangs provide a sense of family for people living in the poor inner city areas and how hard it is for law enforcement to stop the violence.
|Extreme Prejudice 1987 R, 104 min.|
Genre: Action / Drama
Director: Walter Hill
Cast: Nick Nolte, Powers Boothe, Maria Conchita Alonso, Michael Ironside, Rip Torn, Clancy Brown, William Forsythe, Matt Mulhern, Larry B. Scott, Dan Tullis Jr., John Dennis Johnston, Luis Contreras, Gary Carlos Cervantes, Tommy "Tiny" Lister, marco Rodriguez
Texas Ranger Jack Benteen (Nick Nolte) has a lifelong friend, Cash Bailey (Powers Boothe), but the problem is that Cash is now a drug czar in Mexico. The only one holding them together is Jack's girlfriend Sanita Cisneros (Maria Conchita Alonso). Sanita wants Jack to stay away from Cash, so she goes to Cash and becomes a voluntary hostage believing that her action will keep Jack away from Cash. Sanita is wrong, and a confrontation is a certainty.
|Fear City 1984 R, 93 min.|
Genre: Drama / Action / Mystery
Director: Abel Ferrara
Cast: Tom Berenger, Billy Dee Williams, Melanie Griffith, Jack Scalia, Rossano Brazzi, Rae Dawn Chong, Joe Santos, Michael V. Gazzo, Jan Murray, Maria Conchita Alonso, Janet Julian, Daniel Faraldo, Ola Ray, John Foster, Emilia Crow
New York prostitutes are being killed, and police try to find the murderer. This film contains plenty of violence and follows the predictable course as good guys try to capture the bad guy. Very good cast wasted.
|A Fine Mess 1986 PG, 95 min.|
Director: Blake Edwards
Cast: Ted Danson, Howie Mandel, Richard Mulligan, Stuart Margolin, Maria Conchita Alonso, Jennifer Edwards, Paul Sorvino, Rick Ducommun, Keye Luke, Ed Herlihy, Walter Charles, Tawny Moyer, Emma Walton, Carrie Leigh, Sharan Lea
When an actor overhears a plot to drug racehorses, he immediately finds himself in jeopardy because of what he knows. Slapstick that does not work.
|High Noon 2000 PG-13, 120 min.|
Director: Rod Hardy
Cast: Tom Skerritt, Susanna Thompson, Randy Birch, Reed Diamond, Maria Conchita Alonso, Dennis Weaver, Michael Madsen, August Schellenberg, David Lereaney, Matthew Walker
This TV remake of the 1952 classis is weak, but watchable, as Will Kane (Tom Skerritt) must stand alone against the man who he sent to jail and now seeks revenge.
|The House of the Spirits 1993 R, 145 min.|
Genre: Drama / Romance
Director: Bille August
Cast: Jeremy Irons, Meryl Streep, Glenn Close, Winona Ryder, Antonio Banderas, Vincent Gallo, Vanessa Redgrave, Maria Conchita Alonso, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Sarita Choudhury, Jan Niklas, Teri Polo, Frank(2) Baker, Miriam Colon, Oscar A. Colon
Based on Isabel Allende's novel, this is the tale of 50 years in the lives of three generations of the prominent Trueba family of South America. The story begins in Chile during 1926 when Esteban Trueba (Jeremy Irons) falls in love with Rosa Del Valle (Teri Polo), but she dies. Twenty years later, Esteban meets Rosa's sister Clara (Meryl Streep), and they marry and have a daughter, Blanca. Later, Clara and Blanca (Winona Ryder) move out in order to get away from the violent Esteban. Esteban, who is now a senator, has his sister Ferula (Glenn Close) banned from his home. The country as well as Esteban's family are fighting, but Esteban finally renounces his power and oppression.
|Knockout 2000 PG-13, 102 min.|
Genre: Drama / Action
Director: Lorenzo Doumani
Cast: Sophia Adella Luke, Eduardo Yanez, Tony Plana, William McNamara, Paul Winfield, Maria Conchita Alonso, Lorenzo Doumani, Tony Burton, Gina La Piana, Erick Vasquez, Fredia Gibbs, Brittany Parkyn, Dora Weber, Mike Moroff, Ralph Cooper
Isabelle Alvarado (Sophia Adella Luke) finds a manager, Michael DeMarco (William McNamara), and trainer Mario Rodrigues (Eduardo Yanez) and prepares to enter the world of female boxing. But, she finds corruption and men dominating the sport of boxing, and her trip to the top proves to be difficult.
|Material Girls 2006 PG, 98 min.|
Director: Martha Coolidge
Cast: Hilary Duff, Haylie Duff, Anjelica Huston, Lukas Haas, Maria Conchita Alonso, Brent Spiner, Ty Hodges, Marcus Coloma, Obba Babatunde, Reagan Dale Neis, Henry Cho, Misti Traya
Teenage heiresses Tanzie and Ava Marchetta (Hilary Duff and Haylie Duff) must face the realities of life when the cosmetics company inherited from their father begins to fail. After a rough start (they accidentally burn down their home), the sisters begin to realize that they can, and must, use their own unique abilities to regain success.
|Moscow on the Hudson 1984 R, 115 min.|
Director: Paul Mazursky
Cast: Robin Williams, Alejandro Rey, Maria Conchita Alonso, Cleavant Derricks, Saveli Kramarov, Elya Baskin, Paul Mazursky, Antonia Rey, Oleg Rudnik, Aleksandr Benyaminov
This is a touchingly funny story about a Russian circus performer (Robin Williams) who wanders through the Bloomingdale Department Store and becomes so enamored with the wonders found within that he decides to defect.
|Predator 2 1990 R, 108 min.|
Genre: Action / Drama / Sci-Fi / Thriller
Director: Stephen Hopkins
Cast: Danny Glover, Gary Busey, Ruben Blades, Maria Conchita Alonso, Bill Paxton, Robert Davi, Adam Baldwin, Morton Downey Jr., Kevin Peter Hall, Elpidia Carrillo, Kent McCord, Morton Downey Jr., Steve Kahan, Calvin Lockhart, Henry Kingi
Set in 1997 (at the time–the future), the Predator (Kevin Peter Hall) has relocated to Los Angeles, and LAPD Lieutenant Mike Harrigan (Danny Glover) and his partners–Danny (Ruben Blades), Leona (Maria Conchita Alonso), and Jerry (Bill Paxton)–set out to stop the havoc being wreaked on Los Angeles citizens. FBI investigator Peter Keyes (Gary Busey) warns Harrigan and his team to stay out of it, but his advice goes unheeded. More people are killed, including some of Harrigan's team, before Harrigan confronts the Predator, injures it, and becomes the hunter rather than the hunted.
|Roosters 1993 R, 95 min.|
Director: Robert M. Young
Cast: Edward James Olmos, Sarah Lassez, Sonia Braga, Maria Conchita Alonso, Danny Nucci, Valente Rodriguez, Mark Dacascos, L. Ignacio Gameros, Arin Pasquel Real, Grace Keagy
Gallo Morales (Edward James Olmos) has served seven years in prison for killing a man over a cock fight. After his release, he comes home to retrieve the cock-fighting rooster his father bred but discovers that his son, Hector (Danny Nucci), has inherited the rooster and isn't going to give it up. Meanwhile, his 15-year-old daughter, Angela (Sarah Lassez), seeks refuge from the world outside, but Gallo ignores her. And then there's Gallo's wife, Juana (Sonia Braga), who just wants a normal family life. Symbolism abounds in this allegory about relationships.
|The Running Man 1987 R, 101 min.|
Genre: Sci-Fi / Action / Thriller
Director: Paul Michael Glaser
Cast: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Maria Conchita Alonso, Richard Dawson, Yaphet Kotto, Jim Brown, Jesse Ventura, Erland Van Lindth, Marvin J. McIntyre, Dweezil Zappa, Dey Young, Gus Rethwisch, Professor Toru Tanaka, Mick Fleetwood, Karen Leigh Hopkins, Sven-Ole Thorsen
This story takes place in 2017; Ben Richards (Arnold Schwarzenegger) is an innocent convict who is selected to compete in a game show, "The Running Man." His objective: get through the obstacles to safety. As can be imagined, there is plenty of action in this $27 million thriller. The story is from the Stephen King novel.
|Shout Out 1998 N/R, 102 min.|
Genre: Foreign / Comedy
Director: Dunia Ayaso, Felix Sabroso
Cast: Maria Conchita Alonso, Loles Leon, Maria Pujalte, Daniel Guzman, Carmen Balague, Pepon Nieto, Maria Adanez, Gracia Olayo, Mariola Fuentes, Malena Gutierrez, Antonia San Juan, Angel Burgos, Javivi, Miguel Angel Tobias, Ana Torrent
Faced with sagging ratings, TV talk show hostess Miranda Vega (Maria Conchita Alonso) is forced into a new approach: an amateur variety show. The results are hilarious as a wild assortment of characters arrive to participate.
|Touch and Go 1986 R, 101 min.|
Director: Robert Mandel
Cast: Michael Keaton, Maria Conchita Alonso, Ajay Naidu, Maria Tucci, Max Wright, Lara Jill Miller, Ian Hendry, Michael Zelniker, Jere Burns, D.V. DeVincentis
Michael Keaton plays a hockey star who is stopped one night by a group of muggers. The "front" for the muggers happens to be an 11-year-old boy (Ajay Naidu). After fending off the attackers, Keaton takes the 11 year-old home to his mother (Maria Conchita Alonso) and romance blossoms with the mother.
|Vampire's Kiss 1989 R, 96 min.|
Genre: Fantasy / Horror / Comedy
Director: Robert Bierman
Cast: Nicolas Cage, Jennifer Beals, Maria Conchita Alonso, Elizabeth Ashley, Kasi Lemmons, Jessica Lundy, Bob Lujan, Michael Knowles, John Michael Higgins, Jodie Markell, Johnny Walker, Boris Leskin, David Hyde Pierce, Marc Coppola
A Manhattan literary agent Peter Lowe (Nicolas Cage) behaves in a neurotic manner and takes out his frustration on his secretary Alva (Jennifer Beals). Then, one night, he is sure he has been bitten by a vampire and that he will become one, also. Are the events imagined, or is Peter really becoming a vampire? Cage's performance helped make this film a cult classic.
|1. Blackheart (1998)|
2. Caught (1996)
3. Chain of Command (2000)
4. Chasing Papi (2003)
5. The Code Conspiracy (2001)
6. Colors (1988)
7. Extreme Prejudice (1987)
8. Fear City (1984)
9. A Fine Mess (1986)
10. High Noon (2000)
11. The House of the Spirits (1993)
12. Knockout (2000)
13. Material Girls (2006)
14. Moscow on the Hudson (1984)
15. Predator 2 (1990)
16. Roosters (1993)
17. The Running Man (1987)
18. Shout Out (1998)
19. Touch and Go (1986)
20. Vampire's Kiss (1989)
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