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A Raisin in the Sun | Movie Details for Director Daniel Petrie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 90%  A Raisin in the Sun  128 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama]  [Daniel Petrie]  [24 Aug 1961]
Ratings:  IMDB 8.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 3 wins & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Claudia McNeil, Diana Sands, Ruby Dee, Sidney Poitier
Plot:  A substantial insurance payment could mean either financial salvation or personal ruin for a poor black family.
Writer:  Lorraine Hansberry (play), Lorraine Hansberry (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Fort Apache the Bronx | Movie Details for Director Daniel Petrie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  Fort Apache the Bronx  125 min,  R,  [Crime, Drama]  [Daniel Petrie]  [06 Feb 1981]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 83%, External Reviews
Actors:  Danny Aiello, Edward Asner, Ken Wahl, Paul Newman
Plot:  In New York, South Bronx's main police precinct is nicknamed Fort Apache by its employees who feel like troopers surrounded by hostiles in a wild west isolated outpost.
Writer:  Heywood Gould, Thomas Mulhearn (suggested by the experiences of), Pete Tessitore (suggested by the experiences of)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Resurrection | Movie Details for Director Daniel Petrie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  Resurrection  103 min,  PG,  [Drama, Fantasy]  [Daniel Petrie]  [26 Sep 1980]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.4/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 3 wins & 6 nominations.
Actors:  Ellen Burstyn, Richard Farnsworth, Roberts Blossom, Sam Shepard
Plot:  Edna Mae Macaulay experiences the afterlife for a brief time after a car accident that kills her husband. As she begins her long process of physical healing, she discovers that she has the ...
Writer:  Lewis John Carlino
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Lassie | Movie Details for Director Daniel Petrie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  Lassie  94 min,  PG,  [Family, Adventure]  [Daniel Petrie]  [22 Jul 1994]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 88%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Brittany Boyd, Helen Slater, Jon Tenney, Tom Guiry
Plot:  The dog everyone loves now leaps into the '90s in this all-new exciting, updated version of Lassie! Determined to start a new life in the country, the Turner Family - Dad, stepmom, little ...
Writer:  Eric Knight (character of Lassie), Matthew Jacobs, Gary Ross, Elizabeth Anderson
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Buster and Billie | Movie Details for Director Daniel Petrie, Sidney Sheldon | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Buster and Billie  100 min,  R,  [Crime, Drama]  [Daniel Petrie, Sidney Sheldon]  [18 Jan 1975]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Clifton James, Jan-Michael Vincent, Joan Goodfellow, Pamela Sue Martin
Plot:  In a rural 1940s southern town, a socially awkward high school girl is taken advantage of by the boys, because it's the only way she knows to relate to boys. But one, Buster, falls in love ...
Writer:  Ron Bartron (story), Ron Turbeville
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Rocket Gibraltar | Movie Details for Director Daniel Petrie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Rocket Gibraltar  99 min,  PG,  [Drama]  [Daniel Petrie]  [02 Sep 1988]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Frances Conroy, Patricia Clarkson, Suzy Amis
Plot:  An old patriarch unites for his birthday all members of his family. But the group of people is full of personal and social problems.
Writer:  Amos Poe
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Bay Boy | Movie Details for Director Daniel Petrie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  The Bay Boy  107 min,  R,  [Drama]  [Daniel Petrie]  [15 Feb 1985]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Awards:  6 wins & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Alan Scarfe, Kiefer Sutherland, Liv Ullmann, Peter Donat
Plot:  A teenage boy living in a Cape Breton coal mining community during the 1930's finds himself contemplating life and is haunted by a murder he witnessed in town.
Writer:  Daniel Petrie
Language:  English    Country:  Canada, France    More Info:  IMDB
Wild Iris | Movie Details for Director Daniel Petrie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  Wild Iris  93 min,  R,  [Drama]  [Daniel Petrie]  [05 Aug 2001]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 4 nominations.
Actors:  Emile Hirsch, Fred Ward, Gena Rowlands, Laura Linney
Plot:  A depressed woman battles with her mother and abuses alcohol following the suicide of her husband.
Writer:  Kent Broadhurst
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Six Pack | Movie Details for Director Daniel Petrie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 58%  Six Pack  108 min,  PG,  [Comedy, Drama, Sport]  [Daniel Petrie]  [16 Jul 1982]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Barry Corbin, Diane Lane, Erin Gray, Kenny Rogers
Plot:  Stopping briefly in a small Texas town, an itinerant race car driver finds that his stock car, on a trailer behind his motor home, has just been quickly and expertly stripped. He chases ...
Writer:  Mike Marvin, Alex Matter
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Bramble Bush | Movie Details for Director Daniel Petrie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 56%  The Bramble Bush  93 min,  [Drama]  [Daniel Petrie]  [05 Sep 1960]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Angie Dickinson, Barbara Rush, Jack Carson, Richard Burton
Plot:  A handsome and successful young doctor returns to his home town in New England to see his dying friend for one last time. However, his friend wants to die because he is suffering so much ...
Writer:  Charles Mergendahl (novel), Milton Sperling, Philip Yordan
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Betsy | Movie Details for Director Daniel Petrie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 50%  The Betsy  125 min,  R,  [Drama]  [Daniel Petrie]  [09 Feb 1978]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.0/10, External Reviews
Awards:  2 nominations.
Actors:  Katharine Ross, Laurence Olivier, Robert Duvall, Tommy Lee Jones
Plot:  The aging, retired founder of an auto giant comes out of retirement to try to develop a safe, fuel-efficient car.
Writer:  Harold Robbins (novel), William Bast (screenplay), Walter Bernstein (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Moon of the Wolf | Movie Details for Director Daniel Petrie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 50%  Moon of the Wolf  75 min,  [Horror]  [Daniel Petrie]  [26 Sep 1972]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Barbara Rush, Bradford Dillman, David Janssen, John Beradino
Plot:  After several locals are viciously murdered, a Louisiana sheriff starts to suspect he may be dealing with a werewolf.
Writer:  Alvin Sapinsley (teleplay), Leslie H. Whitten (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Main Attraction | Movie Details for Director Daniel Petrie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 50%  The Main Attraction  90 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama]  [Daniel Petrie]  [01 Nov 1962]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Mai Zetterling, Nancy Kwan, Pat Boone, Yvonne Mitchell
Plot:  A gitar playing traveler is on the run from a murder charge. He joins a circus, where he falls for two different women, who complicates his life.
Writer:  John Patrick
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Neptune Factor | Movie Details for Director Daniel Petrie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 47%  The Neptune Factor  98 min,  G,  [Sci-Fi]  [Daniel Petrie]  [03 Aug 1973]
Ratings:  IMDB 4.7/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Ben Gazzara, Ernest Borgnine, Walter Pidgeon, Yvette Mimieux
Plot:  When an underwater ocean lab is lost in a earthquake, an advanced submarine is sent down to find it and encounters terrible danger.
Writer:  Jack DeWitt
Language:  English    Country:  Canada    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Square Dance | Movie Details for Director Daniel Petrie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 46%  Square Dance  112 min,  PG-13,  [Drama, Romance]  [Daniel Petrie]  [09 Jan 1988]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 31%, External Reviews
Actors:  Jane Alexander, Jason Robards, Rob Lowe, Winona Ryder
Plot:  Gemma is 13 years old lives with her grandpa in the country, she has for many years. One day her mother shows up, and wants to take Gemma to the city. Her mother is married now, and can ...
Writer:  Alan Hines (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Cocoon: The Return | Movie Details for Director Daniel Petrie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 44%  Cocoon: The Return  116 min,  PG,  [Adventure, Comedy, Mystery]  [Daniel Petrie]  [23 Nov 1988]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 36%, External Reviews
Awards:  4 nominations.
Actors:  Courteney Cox, Don Ameche, Hume Cronyn, Wilford Brimley
Plot:  The old age pensioners that left at the end of the first film come back to Earth to visit their relatives. Will they all decide to go back to the planet where no one grows old, or will they be tempted to stay back on Earth?
Writer:  David Saperstein (characters), Stephen McPherson (story), Elizabeth Bradley (story), Stephen McPherson (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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