|The Mexican 2001 R, 123 min.|
Director: Gore Verbinski
Cast: Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, James Gandolfini, David Krumholtz, Gene Hackman, Luis Felipe Tovar, Bob Balaban, J.K. Simmons, Sherman Augustus, Richard Coca
Jerry (Brad Pitt) is a criminal who–despite the urging of girlfriend Samantha (Julia Roberts) to turn over a new leaf–cannot resist one final job: getting an antique gun called The Mexican out of Mexico and back to the United States. Those who expect good entertainment from a Pitt/Roberts teaming are going to feel cheated.
|Minority Report 2002 PG-13, 145 min.|
Genre: Action / Drama / Mystery / Sci-Fi / Thriller
Director: Steven Spielberg
Cast: Tom Cruise, Max von Sydow, Colin Farrell, Samantha Morton, Kathryn Morris, Tim Blake Nelson, Peter Stormare, Lois Smith, Steve Harris, Mike Binder, Neal McDonough, Patrick Kilpatrick, Jessica Capshaw, Daniel London, Richard Coca
Based on one of Philip K. Dick's great short stories, the plot adopts the premise that investigators can find and arrest killers before they commit murders. In a twist of fate, Detective John Adderton (Tom Cruise), who heads up the department in charge of predicting murders, is identified as a future killer. Now, he must uncover the circumstances to clear his name.
|Parent Trap III 1989 TV, 100 min.|
Director: Mollie Miller
Cast: Hayley Mills, Barry Bostwick, Ray Baker, Patricia Richardson, Joy Creel, Leanne Creel, Monica Creel, Nancy Fish, Christopher Gartin, Richard Coca
This sequel again features Hayley Mills as twin sisters–this time they compete for the affections of a widower (Barry Bostwick) who happens to be the father of triplets. There is still one sequel to go.
|Selena 1997 PG, 130 min.|
Genre: Drama / Musical
Director: Gregory Nava
Cast: Jennifer Lopez, Edward James Olmos, Jon Seda, Constance Marie, Jacob Vargas, Lupe Ontiveros, Jackie Guerra, Richard Coca, Sal Lopez, Alex Meneses, Rebecca Lee Meza, Victoria Elena Flores, Rafael Tamayo, Bel Hernandez, Fernando Cubillas
This is the story of Selena's (Jennifer Lopez) rise as a singer of Tejano music. The story tells of Selena's marriage to guitarist Chris Perez (Jon Seda) and her dealings with her possessive father Abraham Quintanilla (Edward James Olmos) who leads the family singing group. Her untimely death (she was slain by a "fan" in 1995) interrupted her path to fame and fortune. The story is good, but it is the music that brought fans to the theater.
|Sunset Grill 1993 R, 103 min.|
Genre: Mystery / Thriller
Director: Kevin Connor
Cast: Peter Weller, Lori Singer, Stacy Keach, Alexandra Paul, John Rhys-Davies, Michael Anderson Jr., Randy Pelish, Peter Koch, Michael Medeiros, Benito Martinez, Richard Coca, Miguel Fernandes, Kelly Jo Minter, Daniel Addes, Woodford Croft
Burned-out ex-cop and now a private investigator, Ryder Hart (Pete Weller) is on the hunt for a killer after his estranged wife is brutally murdered. The trail leads to illegal immigrants and more–including a wealthy businessman and a crooked agent. Plenty of plot twists.
|The Truth About Cats and Dogs 1996 PG-13, 97 min.|
Director: Michael Lehmann
Cast: Uma Thurman, Janeane Garofalo, Ben Chaplin, Jamie Foxx, James McCaffrey, Richard Coca, Stanley DeSantis
Abby Barnes (Janeane Garofalo) is a veterinarian who also hosts an L.A. talk-radio show on which she gives witty advice to pet owners. One day, Brian (Ben Chaplin) calls for advice about dealing with his Great Dane and asks Abby for a date. Believing herself to be a "Plain Jane," Abby recruits a gorgeous model–friend Noelle (Uma Thurman)–to take her place, and the comedy of mistaken identities begins.
|1. The Mexican (2001)|
2. Minority Report (2002)
3. Parent Trap III (1989)
4. Selena (1997)
5. Sunset Grill (1993)
6. The Truth About Cats and Dogs (1996)
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