|Aftermath: A Test of Love 1991 TV, 97 min.|
Director: Glenn Jordan
Cast: Richard Chamberlain, Michael Learned, Zeljko Ivanek, Doug Savant, Lisanne Falk, Raye Birk, Darryl Hickman, Scott Jaeck, J.A. Preston, Adam Biesk, Marcus Giamatti, Cyndi James Gossett, Denis Heames, John Cothran Jr., Rosanna Huffman
After his wife, Irene (Michael Learned) is killed and one of his four sons is injured during a robbery, Dr. Ross Colburn (Richard Chamberlain) is determined to keep his grieving family together. With Ross' help, the family does manage to survive and look forward to the future. Based on a true story.
|Alice in Wonderland 1983 TV, 90 min.|
Genre: Drama / Musical / Comedy / Fantasy
Director: Kirk Browning
Cast: Kate Burton, Richard Burton, Colleen Dewhurst, Donald O'Connor, Geoffrey Holder, Austin Pendleton, Maureen Stapleton, Zeljko Ivanek, Nathan Lane, Fritz Weaver, Eve Arden, Kaye Ballard, James Coco, Andre Gregory, Andre De Shields
The Broadway revival production was staged for television's "Great Performances" in this telling of the classic story. The story begins with an understudy (Kate Burton) being told that she must go on stage and perform as Alice. She fantasizes as the story of Alice's adventures is told of her encounters with the story's characters–including the White Knight (Richard Burton), the Red Queen (Colleen Dewhurst), the Mock Turtle (Donald O'Connor), and the Cheshire Cat (Geoffrey Holder).
|The Associate 1996 PG-13, 114 min.|
Director: Donald Petrie
Cast: Whoopi Goldberg, Dianne Wiest, Eli Wallach, Tim Daly, Bebe Neuwirth, Austin Pendleton, Lainie Kazan, Donald Trump, Billy Jaye, Helen Hanft, George Martin, Kenny Kerr, Lee Wilkof, Zeljko Ivanek, Miles Chapin
Overtly based on the "Tootsie" premise, Whoopi Goldberg plays "Cutty"–a figment of Laurel's (also played by Goldberg) imagination. Disguised as a man, Laurel is able to gain respect as a financial analyst on Wall Street. Goldberg is funny, the cast is great, and while the story errs in the premise that women get no respect on Wall Street, it does provide good entertainment.
|A Civil Action 1998 PG-13, 112 min.|
Director: Steven Zaillian
Cast: John Travolta, Robert Duvall, Tony Shalhoub, William H. Macy, Zeljko Ivanek, James Gandolfini, Bruce Norris, John Lithgow, Kathleen Quinlan, Sydney Pollack, Peter Jacobson, Mary Mara, Stephen Fry, Dan Hedaya, David Thornton
This story details Jan Schlichtmann's (John Travolta) legal case against two corporations that leaked toxins into the water supply of Woburn, Massachusetts. Many children in the area have suffered leukemia deaths, and Schlichtmann seeks millions of dollars in damages. Now, he is up against lawyers Jerome Facher (Robert Duvall) and William Cheeseman (Bruce Norris) who represent the corporations, and Judge Walter J. Skinner (John Lithgow) presides in the courtroom. Robert Duvall received a Supporting Actor Oscar nomination.
|Courage Under Fire 1996 R, 155 min.|
Genre: Adventure / Action / Mystery
Director: Edward Zwick
Cast: Denzel Washington, Meg Ryan, Lou Diamond Phillips, Michael Moriarty, Matt Damon, Seth Gilliam, Scott Glenn, Regina Taylor, Bronson Pinchot, Sean Astin, Zeljko Ivanek, Kathleen Widdoes, Tim Guinee, Tim Ransom, Mark Adair-Rios
After overcoming his own scandal involving a night tank battle during the 1991 Gulf War, Colonel Serling (Denzel Washington) is now called upon to investigate the bravery of deceased Captain Karen Walden (Meg Ryan) who has been nominated as the first woman to be awarded the Medal of Honor. His investigation results in inconsistencies concerning Walden's leadership of her downed helicopter crew. Ilario (Matt Damon) describes Walden as courageous, but Monfriez (Lou Diamond Phillips) remembers her actions as cowardly–leading Serling to question the wisdom of awarding Walden the Medal of Honor.
|Dancer in the Dark 2000 R, 140 min.|
Director: Lars von Trier
Cast: Bjork, Catherine Deneuve, David Morse, Peter Stormare, Udo Kier, Joel Grey, Vincent Paterson, Cara Seymour, Jean-Marc Barr, Zeljko Ivanek
Czech immigrant Selma (Bjork) arrives in the U.S. with her young son, finds a trailer to call home, and begins a dreary job at the Anderson Tool Company. Meanwhile, she suffers from a degenerative eye disease that her son has also inherited. She has no money to pay for the operations to save their sights. To escape the misery, Selma transposes herself through music. If you think the music serves to relieve the tragedy, think again!
|Donnie Brasco 1997 R, 121 min.|
Genre: Drama / Thriller
Director: Mike Newell
Cast: Al Pacino, Johnny Depp, Michael Madsen, Bruno Kirby, Anne Heche, James Russo, Andrew Parks, Zach Grenier, Gretchen Mol, Val Avery, Zeljko Ivanek, Gerry Becker, Robert Miano, Brian Tarantina, Rocco Sisto
Based on FBI agent Joseph D. Pistone's 1989 memoirs, this is the story of how Pistone/Donnie Brasco (Johnny Depp) was able to infiltrate a Brooklyn mob, by acting as a mole, and win the trust of hit-man Lefty Ruggiero (Al Pacino). However, once he wins that trust, the two form a friendship that threatens to undermine Brasco's reason for infiltrating the gang. His friendship with Ruggiero also presents problems in his marriage to Maggie (Anne Heche) as well as his devotion to law and order.
|Hannibal 2001 R, 131 min.|
Genre: Drama / Horror / Thriller
Director: Ridley Scott
Cast: Anthony Hopkins, Julianne Moore, Ray Liotta, Frankie Faison, Giancarlo Giannini, Gary Oldman, Francesca Neri, Zeljko Ivanek, David Andrews, Francis Guinan, Hazelle Goodman, Enrico Lo Verso, James Opher, Ivano Marescotti, Frabrizio Gifuni
After a 10-year absence, Dr. Hannibal Lecter (Anthony Hopkins) is back. This time around, Clarise (Julianne Moore) is the bait used by billionaire Mason Verger (Gary Oldman) and Italian police inspector Rinaldo Pazzi (Giancarlo Giannini) to lure Hannibal into the open. Verger was left disfigured and disabled after an attack by Hannibal and now seeks revenge, and Pazzi wants the $3 million reward.
|The Hoax 2007 R, 115 min.|
Director: Lasse Hallstrom
Cast: Richard Gere, Alfred Molina, Marcia Gay Harden, Hope Davis, Eli Wallach, Julie Delpy, Stanley Tucci, Zeljko Ivanek, John Carter, Christopher Evan Welch, Peter McRobbie, David Aaron Baker, Michael J. Burg, Raul Julia
This film is based on the true story of writer Clifford Irving (Richard Gere) who almost pulled off a great media scam when he conned the publishing house of McGraw-Hill into believing that his 1971 "autobiography" of Howard Hughes was based on real interviews with Hughes. Irving used the fact that Hughes had made it a point to not be seen in public for the last 10 years, and he used tape-recorded "interviews" in which he played Hughes to back up his claims.
|In Bruges 2008 R, 107 min.|
Genre: Action / Drama / Comedy
Director: Martin McDonagh
Cast: Colin Farrell, Brendan Gleeson, Ralph Fiennes, Clemence Poesy, Jeremie Renier, Thekla Reuten, Jordan Prentice, Eric Godon, Elizabeth Barrington, Sachi Kimura, Anna Madeley, Inez Stinton, Zeljko Ivanek
Just before Christmas, their boss Harry (Ralph Fiennes) sends hit men Ray (Colin Farrell) and Ken (Brendan Gleeson) to the medieval town of Bruges in Belgium. They are told to lay low and wait for further instructions. With time on their hands, Ken interacts with the tourists and locals around them–when he is not keeping a remorseful Ray from committing suicide. But, their boss Harry wants Ray killed, and he, personally, is going to make sure the job gets done.
|Infinity 1996 PG, 119 min.|
Director: Matthew Broderick
Cast: Matthew Broderick, Patricia Arquette, Peter Riegert, Dori Brenner, Peter Michael Goetz, Zeljko Ivanek, Joyce Van Patten, James LeGros
This film is based on the early life of the 1965 Nobel Prize winner for physics, Richard Feynman (Matthew Broderick), and centers on the tragic love story of his marriage to Arline (Patricia Arquette) who is destined to die from the effects of TB.
|Julian Po 1997 PG-13, 84 min.|
Director: Alan Wade
Cast: Christian Slater, Robin Tunney, Michael Parks, Cherry Jones, Frankie Faison, Harve Presnell, Bruce Bohne, Roy Cooper, Zeljko Ivanek, Allison Janney
Julian Po's (Christian Slater) car breaks down outside a depressing, small town, so he has no choice but to clutch his suitcase and head for the town. As a stranger, Julian is regarded with suspicion–until he reveals that he is planning suicide. This knowledge spurs the townsfolk into action as players in their roles during the last days of Julian's life.
|Live Free or Die Hard 2007 PG-13, 130 min.|
Genre: Action / Thriller
Director: Len Wiseman
Cast: Bruce Willis, Timothy Olyphant, Justin Long, Maggie Q, Cliff Curtis, Jonathan Sadowski, Andrew Friedman, Kevin Smith, Yorgo Constantine, Cyril Raffaelli, Christopher Palermo, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Sung Kang, Zeljko Ivanek, Jake McDorman
In this fourth installment of the "Die Hard" films, NYPD detective John McClane (Bruce Willis) takes part in an FBI operation when he picks up hacker Matt Ferrell (Justin Long) and drives him to Washington, D.C.. It is the Fourth of July, and the U.S. transportation system is under attack. Other government departments are next in line in the plot devised by former government security agent/now computer terrorist Thomas Gabriel (Timothy Olyphant) after no one heeded his warnings that America could be destroyed by hackers. Farrell had unknowingly written a computer program that will help Gabriel, and the FBI needs his help to save America's infrastructure. As Gabriel seeks his revenge fights, chases, more fights, and more chases ensue in this action-packed thriller.
|Mass Appeal 1984 PG, 100 min.|
Director: Glenn Jordan
Cast: Jack Lemmon, Zeljko Ivanek, Charles Durning, Louise Latham, Talia Balsam, James Ray, Alice Hirson, Helene Heigh, Jerry Hardin, Gloria Stuart
An idealistic seminarian, Mark Dolson (Zeljko Ivanek), does not listen to the advice of Father Farley (Jack Lemmon) and delivers a sermon that is spurned by the parishioners. This brings on concern by church officials that Dolson will not make it as a good priest, but Father Farley comes to his aid. From a Broadway play.
|Our Sons 1991 TV, 96 min.|
Director: John Erman
Cast: Ann - Margret, Julie Andrews, Hugh Grant, Zeljko Ivanek, Tony Roberts, Hal England, Loyda Ramos, Annabelle Weenick, Lisa Blake Richards, Essex Smith
While Donald (Zelijko Ivanek) is dying of AIDS, his lover, James (Hugh Grant), begs his own mother (Julie Andrews) to travel to Arkansas to tell Donald's mother (Ann-Margret) about his illness.
|The Rat Pack 1998 R, 120 min.|
Director: Rob Cohen
Cast: Ray Liotta, Joe Mantegna, Don Cheadle, Angus Macfadyen, William Petersen, Bobby Slayton, Zeljko Ivanek, Peter Iacangelo, Veronica Cartwright, Megan Dodds, Debra Kara Unger, Dan O'Herlihy, Robert Miranda, Barbara Niven, Michelle Grace
In this look at the "Rat Pack" of the 1960s, the focus is on just five years in the lives of the illustrious clan. The actors make every effort to sound like the originals, and there are some poignant moments as the film depicts the volatile relationships within and without the elite group.
|School Ties 1992 PG-13, 107 min.|
Director: Robert Mandel
Cast: Brendan Fraser, Matt Damon, Chris O'Donnell, Randall Batinkoff, Ben Affleck, Anthony Rapp, Amy Locane, Peter Donat, Kevin Tighe, Zeljko Ivanek, Andrew Lowery, Cole Hauser, Ed Lauter, Michael Higgins, Peter McRobbie
David Greene (Brendan Fraser) is a 1950s' high-school student who wants to attend an Ivy League university. After he wins a football scholarship to a snooty New England prep school that will ensure his entrance into an Ivy League school, David keeps the fact that he is Jewish a secret in an effort to fit in with his schoolmates and avoid anti-Semitism. David does become a star player, but when classmate Charlie Dillon (Matt Damon)–who has lost both his football position and girlfriend Sally (Amy Locane) to David–learns David's secret, he tells others. Now David must deal with the religious intolerance at his WASP prep school if he wants to keep his dream alive.
|The Sender 1982 R, 91 min.|
Genre: Horror / Thriller
Director: Roger Christian
Cast: Kathryn Harrold, Zeljko Ivanek, Shirley Knight, Paul Freeman, Marsha A. Hunt, Sean Hewitt, Harry Ditson, Angus MacInnes, Al Matthews, Jana Sheldon, Olivier Pierre, Tracy Harper, Manning Redwood, John Stephen Hill, Monica Buford
A psychiatrist, Gail Farmer (Kathryn Harrold), deals with a suicidal patient who she dubs "John Doe" (Zeljko Ivanek) when he is put under her care. As he mysteriously disappears and then reappears, "John Doe" telepathically sends his thoughts into the minds of doctors and patients at the hospital. The hospital turns into a nightmare situation as Gail tries to help "John Doe" and solve the problems he appears to be causing.
|Snow Falling on Cedars 1999 PG-13, 126 min.|
Genre: Drama / Mystery / Romance
Director: Scott Hicks
Cast: Ethan Hawke, James Cromwell, Richard Jenkins, Youki Kudoh, James Rebhorn, Max von Sydow, Sam Shepard, Rick Yune, Zeljko Ivanek, Jan Rubes, Reeve Carney, Anne Suzuki, Celia Weston, Daniel von Bargen, Eric Thal
Flashbacks abound in this adaptation of David Guterson's novel about a 1950s courtroom drama in which a Japanese American, Kazuo Miyamoto (Rick Yune) is on trial for murder. A reporter, Ishmael Chambers (Ethan Hawke), begins his own investigation and comes up with facts that neither the defense attorney (Max von Sydow) nor the prosecutor (James Rebhorn) are bringing out. But, Chambers' own World War II prejudices also stand in the way of the truth.
|The Soldier 1982 R, 96 min.|
Director: James Glickenhaus
Cast: Ken Wahl, Klaus Kinski, William Prince, Alberta Watson, Jeremiah Sullivan, Zeljko Ivanek, Steve(2) James, Jeffrey Jones, Joaquim de Almeida, Peter Hooten, Alexander Spencer, Bill Anagnos, Bob Andrews, Lisa Cain, Anthony Cecere
Russians have placed a nuclear device in a major oil field and threaten to detonate it and contaminate much of the world's oil supply if Israeli troops do not leave the West Bank of Jordan. The C.I.A. enters the picture and calls in its super-agent, The Soldier (Ken Wahl), who takes on the Russian terrorists involved in the plot.
|The Sun Also Rises 1984 TV, 200 min.|
Director: James Goldstone
Cast: Jane Seymour, Hart Bochner, Robert Carradine, Zeljko Ivanek, Ian Charleson, Leonard Nimoy, Stephane Audran, Andrea Occhipinti, Elisabeth Bourgine, Hutton Cobb, Jennifer Hilary, Julian Sands, Arch Taylor, Renata Benedict, Bradley Cole
This remake of Henry King's 1957 "The Sun Also Rises" is a rendition of Hemingway's classic tale about the "Lost Generation" of expatriates who roamed Europe between the two World Wars. Jake Barnes (Hart Bochner), Bill Gorton (Zeljko Ivanek), and Robert Cohn (Robert Carradine) are in Paris drinking and chasing women when Jake sees Lady Brett Ashley (Jane Seymour) who he had been romantically interested in while in England. Lady Brett is now engaged to Mike Campbell (Ian Charleson), and the five of them travel to Pamplona, Spain, where Lady Brett becomes attracted to matador Cohn Romero (Andrea Occhipinti). Now, with three love interests, Lady Brett's life is reaching a crisis point.
|Tex 1982 PG, 103 min.|
Director: Tim Hunter
Cast: Matt Dillon, Jim Metzler, Meg Tilly, Bill McKinney, Frances Lee McCain, Ben Johnson, Emilio Estevez, Phil Brock, Zeljko Ivanek, Pamela Ludwig
Disney Studios produced this coming-of-age adventure about teenaged brothers Tex (Matt Dillon) and Mason (Jim Metzler) in Oklahoma who live on their own without parental support. Their experiences are touched by sex and drugs as the brothers struggle to find their way in the world.
|1. Aftermath: A Test of Love (1991)|
2. Alice in Wonderland (1983)
3. The Associate (1996)
4. A Civil Action (1998)
5. Courage Under Fire (1996)
6. Dancer in the Dark (2000)
7. Donnie Brasco (1997)
8. Hannibal (2001)
9. The Hoax (2007)
10. In Bruges (2008)
11. Infinity (1996)
12. Julian Po (1997)
13. Live Free or Die Hard (2007)
14. Mass Appeal (1984)
15. Our Sons (1991)
16. The Rat Pack (1998)
17. School Ties (1992)
18. The Sender (1982)
19. Snow Falling on Cedars (1999)
20. The Soldier (1982)
21. The Sun Also Rises (1984)
22. Tex (1982)
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