|Comanche Moon 2008 TV, 284 min.|
Genre: Drama / Western
Director: Simon Wincer
Cast: Val Kilmer, Steve Zahn, Karl Urban, Linda Cardellini, Rachel Griffiths, Elizabeth Banks, Wes Studi, Ryan Merriman, James Rebhorn, Adam Beach, Ray McKinnon, Keith Robinson, Josh Berry, Sal Lopez, Jonathan Joss
In this prequel to the "Lonesome Dove" saga, Texas Rangers Woodrow Call (Karl Urban), Gus McCrae (Steve Zahn), and Inish Scull (Val Kilmer) have been protecting settlers from Comanche Indians while pursuing horse thief Kicking Wolf (Jonathan Joss), Comanche war chief Buffalo Hump (Wes Studi), and Mexican bandit king Ahumado (Sal Lopez). Now, Call and McCrae are left on their own when Scull leaves them after his horse is stolen. More than a few problems await them on the personal as well as the professional front.
|The Deep End of the Ocean 1999 PG-13, 108 min.|
Director: Ulu Grosbard
Cast: Michelle Pfeiffer, Treat Williams, Whoopi Goldberg, Jonathan Jackson, Ryan Merriman, John Kapelos, Michael McElroy, Cory Buck, Alexa Vega, Michael McGrady
Three-year-old Ben vanishes from a busy hotel lobby while his mother, Beth (Michelle Pfeiffer), is registering. In that moment when the distraught mother realizes her son is missing, Beth enters into the unfathomable world of those who have experienced this nightmare. Ben does reappear nine years later but now is the adopted son of George Karras (John Kapelos). With this discovery, two families must decide what is best for a young boy.
|Everything That Rises 1998 TV, 100 min.|
Director: Dennis Quaid
Cast: Dennis Quaid, Mare Winningham, Harve Presnell, Meat Loaf, Ryan Merriman, Bruce McGill, Denise Durham, Gwyn Ganjean, Jack Lilley, Brace Williams
Rancher Jim's (Dennis Quaid) son Nathan (Ryan Merriman) is paralyzed as a result of a truck crash, and now the family rallies around making personal sacrifices to help Nathan get on with his life.
|Final Destination 3 2006 R, 92 min.|
Genre: Horror / Mystery / Thriller
Director: James Wong
Cast: Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Ryan Merriman, Amanda Crew, Kris Lemche, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Alexz Johnson, Sam Easton, Crystal Lowe, Chelan Simmons, Maggie Ma, Jesse Moss, Gina Holden, Texas Battle, Ecstasia Sanders, Patrick Gallagher
While visiting an amusement park, high-school senior Wendy (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) has a premonition about a roller coaster crash and gets herself and friends off the ride. The premonition comes true when the roller coaster does crash, and many die. But did Wendy and her friends cheat Death? Soon after the tragedy, those who did get off the ride die in freak accidents. At that point, Mary teams up with friends to escape the fate of those who have died.
|Halloween: Resurrection 2002 R, 90 min.|
Genre: Horror / Thriller
Director: Rick Rosenthal
Cast: Busta Rhymes, Brad Loree, Bianca Kajlich, Tyra Banks, Jamie Lee Curtis, Sean Patrick Thomas, Thomas Ian Nicholas, Ryan Merriman, Daisy McCrackin, Katee Sackhoff
In John Carpenter's eighth "Halloween" movie, teens sign up for a reality show that will provide a live broadcast of their night spent in slasher Michael Myers' (Brad Loree) home. But, unknown to all, Michael is back and living in his house. Is history going to repeat itself?
|Just Looking 1999 R, 97 min.|
Director: Jason Alexander
Cast: Ryan Merriman, Joey Franquinha, Peter Onorati, Gretchen Mol, Patti LuPone, Amy Braverman, Ilana Levine, Rich Licata, John Bolger, Robert Weil
The year is 1955, and Lenny (Ryan Merriman) is 14-years old and very interested in sex, not so much in experiencing it himself but in viewing others in the act. His parents ship him off to Queens for a summer vacation with his aunt and uncle. First he meets members of a "sex club"–all talk, no action with these teens. Then, as luck would have it, he meets neighbor Hedy (Gretchen Mol) who was once a bra model. For Lenny, it can't get better than this.
|The Ring Two 2005 PG-13, 110 min.|
Genre: Horror / Thriller
Director: Hideo Nakata
Cast: Naomi Watts, David Dorfman, Simon Baker, Elizabeth Perkins, Gary Cole, Sissy Spacek, Ryan Merriman, Emily VanCamp, Kelly Overton, James Lesure, Daveigh Chase, Kelly Stables
Six months after Seattle journalist Rachel Keller (Naomi Watts) and her son, Aidan (David Dorfman), watched and then destroyed that creepy videotape in "The Ring" (2002), they find even more evil emanating from what can only be copies of the tape.
|Spin 2004 PG-13, 107 min.|
Genre: Family / Drama
Director: James Redford
Cast: Ryan Merriman, Stanley Tucci, Dana Delany, Paula Garces, Ruben Blades, Max Madore, Marissa Baca, Daniel O'Haco, Miguel Ortega, Rich Montague, Brendan Guy Murphy, David Alexander Johnston, Dave Adams, Michael Heistand, Heather Conforto
After Eddie (Max Madore when young, Ryan Merriman when older) loses his parents in a plane crash, he is taken in by his Uncle Frank Haley (Stanley Tucci). Uncle Frank leaves on an extended absence placing Eddie in the care of a ranch-hand and the ranch-hand's wife–Ernesto and Margaret (Ruben Blades and Dana Delany). Eddie grows into a troubled teen, and when Uncle Frank returns, he and Ernesto try to put Eddie back on track. This is James Redford's (son of Robert) debut as a director.
|1. Comanche Moon (2008)|
2. The Deep End of the Ocean (1999)
3. Everything That Rises (1998)
4. Final Destination 3 (2006)
5. Halloween: Resurrection (2002)
6. Just Looking (1999)
7. The Ring Two (2005)
8. Spin (2004)
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