|Biloxi Blues 1988 PG-13, 105 min.|
Genre: Comedy / Drama
Director: Mike Nichols
Cast: Matthew Broderick, Christopher Walken, Matt Mulhern, Corey Parker, Casey Siemaszko, Penelope Ann Miller, Park Overall, Markus Flanagan, Michael Dolan, Alan Pottinger, Mark Evan Jacobs, David Kienzle, Matthew Kimbrough, Kirby Mitchell, Allen Turner
This is Neil Simon's screen version of his Broadway play and a sequel to "Brighton Beach Memoirs". The talented young actor Matthew Broderick plays a recruit sent to Biloxi, Mississippi, for basic training where he finds a worrisome sergeant, a prostitute, and belligerent fellow soldiers.
|Kindergarten Cop 1990 PG-13, 111 min.|
Genre: Action / Comedy / Thriller / Drama
Director: Ivan Reitman
Cast: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Penelope Ann Miller, Pamela Reed, Linda Hunt, Richard Tyson, Carroll Baker, Cathy Moriarty, Park Overall, Richard Portnow, Angela Bassett, Joseph & Christian Cousins, Jane Brook, Tom Kurlander, Alix Koromzay, Betty Lou Henson
L.A. cop John Kimble (Arnold Schwarzenegger) is gathering evidence to convict psychopathic drug lord Cullen Crisp (Richard Tyson) and his cold-blooded mother Eleanor (Carroll Baker). After learning that Crisp is searching for his ex-wife (Penelope Ann Miller) and young son (Joseph and Christian Cousins), Kimble heads to Astoria, Oregon, with his partner Phoebe O'Hara (Pamela Reed) where he believes the son is a kindergarten student. Although mother and son have assumed different identities, Kimble is banking on the fact that getting close to the situation will lead him to Crisp. Phoebe has teaching credentials and plans to teach in the Astoria kindergarten class, but she gets food poisoning, and Kimble ends up going undercover as the kindergarten teacher.
|Sparkler 1997 R, 96 min.|
Genre: Comedy / Drama
Director: Darren Stein
Cast: Park Overall, Veronica Cartwright, Jamie Kennedy, Steven Petrarca, Freddie Prinze Jr., Don Harvey, Sandy Martin, Grace Zabriskie, Gloria LeRoy, Glenn Shadix, Jack Wallace, Frances Bay, Bunny Summers, Octavia Spencer, Allison Jacobs
Melba May (Park Overall) "escapes" life in California–her trailer park and husband Flint (Don Harvey)–after a phone psychic tells her that three kings will change her life. She heads for Las Vegas and along the way meets Trent (Jamie Kennedy), Brad (Freddie Prinze Jr.), and Joel (Steven Petrarca). She believes that they are her mystical three kings. While in Las Vegas Melba meets her old high-school friend, Dottie Delgato (Veronica Cartwright), and Melba does win a Las Vegas sweepstakes prize. But, Flint learns Melba has won a $1,000,000 prize and wants to take the money from her.
|The Stars Fell on Henrietta 1995 PG, 110 min.|
Director: James Keach
Cast: Robert Duvall, Aidan Quinn, Frances Fisher, Brian Dennehy, Francesca Eastwood, Woody Watson, Victor Wong, Park Overall, Billy Bob Thornton, Spencer Garrett, Joe Stevens, Kaytlyn Knowles, Lexi Randall, Paul Lazar, Zach Grenier
Mr. Cox (Robert Duvall) is a down-on-his-luck Texas oil driller who is convinced there is money to be made on the land of hard-working farm couple Don and Cora Day (Aidan Quinn and Frances Fisher). Cox uses his wiles in order to convince Don to drill for oil on his land. Another great performance by Duvall. 2 User Reviews
|Wholesome and Entertaining||Anonymous 12/28/2011 |
| Great film for families with younger children. Funny to see Billy Bob so different. Clint Eastwood & Frances Fisher's daughter's debut. Lot of great names in this one.|
|very family oriented||Anonymous 02/01/2007 |
| If you are tired of porn, nuclear explosions from a car gas tank and ready for a real classic then check this one out. Your kids can even watch it with you. I dont generally like movies set back in the times of depression era but this one is much different.|
|Undercover Blues 1993 PG-13, 89 min.|
Director: Herbert Ross
Cast: Kathleen Turner, Dennis Quaid, Fiona Shaw, Stanley Tucci, Larry Miller, Tom Arnold, Park Overall, Ralph Brown, Obba Babatunde, Marshall Bell
Ex-CIA agents Jane and Jeff Blue (Kathleen Turner and Dennis Quaid), with baby in tow, go about their job tracking down criminal elements–never mind that they are retired from the CIA, there are nuclear weapons and thugs who must be eliminated from society. 2 User Reviews
|One of my top 5 comedies|| 08/20/2010 |
| Ditto to the previous review. When you laugh through the whole movie, it's a comedy, and a great one at that. I saw it at least 6 times.|
|Comedy||Anonymous 04/27/2010 |
| I would never call this movie a drama or thriller. It is a comedy through and through. I watched it at least half a dozen times. I picked up more each time. I laughed so hard! It is great! |
This is a light hearted, family comedy that everyone will love!
|The Vanishing 1993 R, 110 min.|
Director: George Sluizer
Cast: Jeff Bridges, Kiefer Sutherland, Nancy Travis, Sandra Bullock, Park Overall, Lisa Eichhorn, George Hearn
His girlfriend Diane (Sandra Bullock) disappears from a roadside gas station, and Jeff (Kiefer Sutherland) compulsively searches for clues of her whereabouts. Finally, after three years, he traps her kidnapper (Jeff Bridges). This is a remake of a Dutch film by the same director. Nowhere near as good as the earlier version.
|Vibes 1988 PG, 99 min.|
Genre: Adventure / Comedy / Fantasy / Mystery
Cast: Jeff Goldblum, Cyndi Lauper, Peter Falk, Julian Sands, Googy Gress, Elizabeth Pena, Karen Akers, Michael Lerner, Aharon Ipale, John Kapelos, Ray Stoddard, Park Overall, Max Perlich, Steve Buscemi, Rodney Kageyama
Museum curator Nick Deezy (Jeff Goldblum) and hairdresser Sylvia Pickel (Cyndi Lauper) are studying psychic phenomena with New York University's Dr. Harrison Steele (Julian Sands) as their professor. Both Sylvia and Nick have psychic powers and come to the aid of Harry Buscafusco (Peter Falk) who wants them to travel to Ecuador in search of his missing son. Actually, Harry is a con-man searching for an Incan lost city of gold and believes that, using their psychic powers, Sylvia and Nick will find it. But, they aren't the only ones searching for the treasure. Dr. Steele is on their trail planning to use the treasure, which he believes has psychic powers that would allow him to rule the world–after getting rid of Nick and Sylvia. Will Nick and Sylvia overcome the dangers that lie ahead, and, in the process, will they find love?
|1. Biloxi Blues (1988)|
2. House of Cards (1993)
3. Kindergarten Cop (1990)
4. Sparkler (1997)
5. The Stars Fell on Henrietta (1995)
6. Undercover Blues (1993)
7. The Vanishing (1993)
8. Vibes (1988)
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