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Back to the Future | Movie Details for Director Robert Zemeckis | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 89%  Back to the Future  116 min,  PG,  [Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi]  [Robert Zemeckis]  [03 Jul 1985]
Ratings:  IMDB 8.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 96%, Metacritic 86/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 19 wins & 25 nominations.
Actors:  Christopher Lloyd, Crispin Glover, Lea Thompson, Michael J. Fox
Plot:  Marty McFly, a 17-year-old high school student, is accidentally sent thirty years into the past in a time-traveling DeLorean invented by his close friend, the maverick scientist Doc Brown.
Writer:  Robert Zemeckis, Bob Gale
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Who Framed Roger Rabbit | Movie Details for Director Robert Zemeckis | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  Who Framed Roger Rabbit  104 min,  PG,  [Animation, Adventure, Comedy]  [Robert Zemeckis]  [22 Jun 1988]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 97%, Metacritic 83/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 3 Oscars. Another 21 wins & 21 nominations.
Actors:  Bob Hoskins, Charles Fleischer, Christopher Lloyd, Joanna Cassidy
Plot:  A toon-hating detective is a cartoon rabbit's only hope to prove his innocence when he is accused of murder.
Writer:  Gary K. Wolf (novel), Jeffrey Price (screenplay), Peter S. Seaman (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Cast Away | Movie Details for Director Robert Zemeckis | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  Cast Away  143 min,  PG-13,  [Adventure, Drama, Romance]  [Robert Zemeckis]  [22 Dec 2000]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 90%, Metacritic 73/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 15 wins & 33 nominations.
Actors:  Helen Hunt, Lari White, Leonid Citer, Paul Sanchez, Tom Hanks
Plot:  A FedEx executive must transform himself physically and emotionally to survive a crash landing on a deserted island.
Writer:  William Broyles Jr.
Language:  English, Russian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Forrest Gump | Movie Details for Director Robert Zemeckis | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  Forrest Gump  142 min,  PG-13,  [Drama, Romance]  [Robert Zemeckis]  [06 Jul 1994]
Ratings:  IMDB 8.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 71%, Metacritic 82/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 6 Oscars. Another 39 wins & 66 nominations.
Actors:  Gary Sinise, Michael Conner Humphreys, Rebecca Williams, Robin Wright, Sally Field, Tom Hanks
Plot:  The presidencies of Kennedy and Johnson, Vietnam, Watergate, and other history unfold through the perspective of an Alabama man with an IQ of 75.
Writer:  Winston Groom (novel), Eric Roth (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
I Wanna Hold Your Hand | Movie Details for Director Robert Zemeckis | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  I Wanna Hold Your Hand  104 min,  PG,  [Comedy, Music, Romance]  [Robert Zemeckis]  [N/A]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 84%, External Reviews
Actors:  Bobby Di Cicco, Marc McClure, Nancy Allen, Susan Kendall Newman
Plot:  Six teenagers from New Jersey run off to go to a Beatles concert to meet their idols, despite not having tickets. Along the way, they learn new things about friendship and growing up.
Writer:  Robert Zemeckis, Bob Gale
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Walk | Movie Details for Director Robert Zemeckis | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  The Walk  123 min,  PG,  [Adventure, Biography, Crime]  [Robert Zemeckis]  [09 Oct 2015]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 84%, Metacritic 70/100, External Reviews
Awards:  3 wins & 17 nominations.
Actors:  Charlotte Le Bon, Guillaume Baillargeon, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Mark Trafford, Émilie Leclerc
Plot:  In 1974, high-wire artist Philippe Petit recruits a team of people to help him realize his dream: to walk the immense void between the World Trade Center towers.
Writer:  Robert Zemeckis (screenplay), Christopher Browne (screenplay), Philippe Petit (book)
Language:  English, French, Czech    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Flight | Movie Details for Director Robert Zemeckis | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  Flight  138 min,  R,  [Drama, Thriller]  [Robert Zemeckis]  [02 Nov 2012]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 78%, Metacritic 76/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 16 wins & 42 nominations.
Actors:  Adam C. Edwards, Carter Cabassa, Denzel Washington, Don Cheadle, Nadine Velazquez
Plot:  An airline pilot saves almost all his passengers on his malfunctioning airliner which eventually crashed, but an investigation into the accident reveals something troubling.
Writer:  John Gatins
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Romancing the Stone | Movie Details for Director Robert Zemeckis | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  Romancing the Stone  106 min,  PG,  [Action, Adventure, Comedy]  [Robert Zemeckis]  [30 Mar 1984]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 88%, Metacritic 63/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 8 wins & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Danny DeVito, Kathleen Turner, Michael Douglas, Zack Norman
Plot:  A romance writer sets off to Colombia to ransom her kidnapped sister, and soon finds herself in the middle of a dangerous adventure.
Writer:  Diane Thomas
Language:  English, Spanish, French    Country:  USA, Mexico    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Used Cars | Movie Details for Director Robert Zemeckis | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Used Cars  113 min,  R,  [Comedy]  [Robert Zemeckis]  [11 Jul 1980]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 76%, Metacritic 68/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Frank McRae, Gerrit Graham, Jack Warden, Kurt Russell
Plot:  When the owner of a struggling used car lot is killed, it's up to the lot's hot-shot salesman to save the property from falling into the hands of the owner's ruthless brother and used-car rival.
Writer:  Robert Zemeckis, Bob Gale
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Contact | Movie Details for Director Robert Zemeckis | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Contact  150 min,  PG,  [Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi]  [Robert Zemeckis]  [11 Jul 1997]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 65%, Metacritic 62/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 14 wins & 26 nominations.
Actors:  David Morse, Geoffrey Blake, Jena Malone, Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, Tom Skerritt
Plot:  Dr. Ellie Arroway, after years of searching, finds conclusive radio proof of extraterrestrial intelligence, sending plans for a mysterious machine.
Writer:  James V. Hart (screenplay by), Michael Goldenberg (screenplay by), Carl Sagan (based on the novel by), Carl Sagan (based on the story by), Ann Druyan (based on the story by)
Language:  English, Spanish, German, Russian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Back to the Future Part III | Movie Details for Director Robert Zemeckis | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Back to the Future Part III  118 min,  PG,  [Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi]  [Robert Zemeckis]  [25 May 1990]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 74%, Metacritic 55/100, External Reviews
Awards:  5 wins & 11 nominations.
Actors:  Christopher Lloyd, Mary Steenburgen, Michael J. Fox, Thomas F. Wilson
Plot:  Enjoying a peaceable existence in 1885, Doctor Emmet Brown is about to be killed by Buford "Mad Dog" Tannen. Marty McFly travels back in time to save his friend.
Writer:  Robert Zemeckis (characters), Bob Gale (characters), Robert Zemeckis (story), Bob Gale (story), Bob Gale (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Back to the Future Part II | Movie Details for Director Robert Zemeckis | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Back to the Future Part II  108 min,  PG,  [Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi]  [Robert Zemeckis]  [22 Nov 1989]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 63%, Metacritic 57/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 9 wins & 8 nominations.
Actors:  Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Michael J. Fox, Thomas F. Wilson
Plot:  After visiting 2015, Marty McFly must repeat his visit to 1955 to prevent disastrous changes to 1985...without interfering with his first trip.
Writer:  Robert Zemeckis (characters), Bob Gale (characters), Robert Zemeckis (story), Bob Gale (story), Bob Gale (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Death Becomes Her | Movie Details for Director Robert Zemeckis | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  Death Becomes Her  104 min,  PG-13,  [Comedy, Fantasy, Horror]  [Robert Zemeckis]  [31 Jul 1992]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 16 nominations.
Actors:  Bruce Willis, Goldie Hawn, Isabella Rossellini, Meryl Streep
Plot:  When a woman learns of an immortality treatment, she sees it as a way to outdo her long-time rival.
Writer:  Martin Donovan, David Koepp
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Beowulf | Movie Details for Director Robert Zemeckis | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  Beowulf  115 min,  PG-13,  [Animation, Action, Adventure]  [Robert Zemeckis]  [16 Nov 2007]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 71%, Metacritic 59/100, External Reviews
Awards:  3 wins & 17 nominations.
Actors:  Angelina Jolie, Anthony Hopkins, Crispin Glover, John Bilezikjian, Paul Baker, Ray Winstone, Robin Wright
Plot:  The warrior Beowulf must fight and defeat the monster Grendel who is terrorizing Denmark, and later, Grendel's mother, who begins killing out of revenge.
Writer:  Neil Gaiman (screenplay), Roger Avary (screenplay), Anonymous (epic poem "Beowulf")
Language:  English, Old English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Allied | Movie Details for Director Robert Zemeckis | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  Allied  124 min,  R,  [Action, Drama, Romance]  [Robert Zemeckis]  [23 Nov 2016]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 59%, Metacritic 60/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 10 nominations.
Actors:  Brad Pitt, Jared Harris, Marion Cotillard, Vincent Ebrahim, Xavier De Guillebon
Plot:  In 1942, a Canadian intelligence officer in North Africa encounters a female French Resistance fighter on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. When they reunite in London, their relationship is tested by the pressures of war.
Writer:  Steven Knight
Language:  English, French, German, Arabic    Country:  UK, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Polar Express | Movie Details for Director Robert Zemeckis | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  The Polar Express  100 min,  G,  [Animation, Adventure, Family]  [Robert Zemeckis]  [10 Nov 2004]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 55%, Metacritic 61/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 5 wins & 23 nominations.
Actors:  Chris Coppola, Eddie Deezen, Leslie Zemeckis, Michael Jeter, Nona Gaye, Tom Hanks
Plot:  On Christmas Eve, a young boy embarks on a magical adventure to the North Pole on the Polar Express, while learning about friendship, bravery, and the spirit of Christmas.
Writer:  Chris Van Allsburg (book), Robert Zemeckis (screenplay), William Broyles Jr. (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
A Christmas Carol | Movie Details for Director Robert Zemeckis | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 59%  A Christmas Carol  96 min,  PG,  [Animation, Drama, Family]  [Robert Zemeckis]  [06 Nov 2009]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 54%, Metacritic 55/100, External Reviews
Awards:  3 wins & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Colin Firth, Daryl Sabara, Gary Oldman, Jim Carrey, Sage Ryan, Steve Valentine
Plot:  An animated retelling of Charles Dickens' classic novel about a Victorian-era miser taken on a journey of self-redemption, courtesy of several mysterious Christmas apparitions.
Writer:  Robert Zemeckis (screenplay), Charles Dickens (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
What Lies Beneath | Movie Details for Director Robert Zemeckis | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 54%  What Lies Beneath  130 min,  PG-13,  [Drama, Fantasy, Horror]  [Robert Zemeckis]  [21 Jul 2000]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 46%, Metacritic 51/100, External Reviews
Awards:  5 wins & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Harrison Ford, James Remar, Katharine Towne, Michelle Pfeiffer, Miranda Otto
Plot:  The wife of a university research scientist believes that her lakeside Vermont home is haunted by a ghost - or that she is losing her mind.
Writer:  Clark Gregg (screenplay), Sarah Kernochan (story), Clark Gregg (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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