Roger Donaldson - Director - Detail View - 14 Movies (avg. 58.2%)

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Smash Palace | Movie Details for Director Roger Donaldson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  Smash Palace  108 min,  [Drama]  [Roger Donaldson]  [30 Apr 1982]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Anna Maria Monticelli, Bruno Lawrence, Greer Robson-Kirk, Keith Aberdein
Plot:  Al Shaw's life revolves around motor racing and his back country junkyard, the "Smash Palace". His French wife, Jacqui, doesn't appreciate the lack of attention due to Al's obsession with ...
Writer:  Roger Donaldson, Peter Hansard, Bruno Lawrence
Language:  English, French    Country:  New Zealand    More Info:  IMDB
No Way Out | Movie Details for Director Roger Donaldson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  No Way Out  114 min,  R,  [Action, Crime, Drama]  [Roger Donaldson]  [14 Aug 1987]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 91%, Metacritic 77/100, External Reviews
Actors:  Gene Hackman, Kevin Costner, Sean Young, Will Patton
Plot:  A coverup and witchhunt occur after a politician accidentally kills his mistress.
Writer:  Kenneth Fearing (novel), Robert Garland (screen story), Robert Garland (screenplay)
Language:  English, Russian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Thirteen Days | Movie Details for Director Roger Donaldson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  Thirteen Days  145 min,  PG-13,  [Drama, History, Thriller]  [Roger Donaldson]  [12 Jan 2001]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 83%, Metacritic 67/100, External Reviews
Awards:  3 wins & 7 nominations.
Actors:  Bruce Greenwood, Drake Cook, Kevin Costner, Lucinda Jenney, Shawn Driscoll
Plot:  A dramatization and a fictionalized account of the Kennedy administration's struggle to contain the Cuban Missile Crisis in October 1962.
Writer:  David Self, Ernest R. May (book), Philip D. Zelikow (book)
Language:  English, Russian, Spanish, Romanian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Bank Job | Movie Details for Director Roger Donaldson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  The Bank Job  111 min,  R,  [Crime, Drama, Romance]  [Roger Donaldson]  [07 Mar 2008]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 79%, Metacritic 69/100, External Reviews
Awards:  3 nominations.
Actors:  Daniel Mays, Jason Statham, Saffron Burrows, Stephen Campbell Moore
Plot:  Martine offers Terry a lead on a foolproof bank hit on London's Baker Street. She targets a roomful of safe deposit boxes worth millions in cash and jewelry. But Terry and his crew don't realize the boxes also contain a treasure trove of dirty secrets - secrets that will thrust them into a deadly web of corruption and illicit scandal.
Writer:  Dick Clement, Ian La Frenais
Language:  English, Latin    Country:  UK, USA, Australia    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Bounty | Movie Details for Director Roger Donaldson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  The Bounty  132 min,  PG,  [Action, Adventure, Drama]  [Roger Donaldson]  [04 May 1984]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 82%, Metacritic 62/100, External Reviews
Awards:  2 nominations.
Actors:  Anthony Hopkins, Edward Fox, Laurence Olivier, Mel Gibson
Plot:  Fed up with their captain's harsh discipline, a sailing ship crew decides to take action.
Writer:  Richard Hough (book), Robert Bolt (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  UK, USA, New Zealand    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Marie | Movie Details for Director Roger Donaldson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Marie  112 min,  PG-13,  [Drama]  [Roger Donaldson]  [27 Sep 1985]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Jeff Daniels, Keith Szarabajka, Morgan Freeman, Sissy Spacek
Plot:  A woman is determined to reveal the truth about an insidious political corruption. In doing so she risks her safety, career and reputation but will not stop asking questions until the truth is known.
Writer:  Peter Maas (book), John Briley (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Recruit | Movie Details for Director Roger Donaldson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 55%  The Recruit  115 min,  PG-13,  [Action, Drama, Mystery]  [Roger Donaldson]  [31 Jan 2003]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 43%, Metacritic 56/100, External Reviews
Awards:  2 nominations.
Actors:  Al Pacino, Bridget Moynahan, Colin Farrell, Gabriel Macht
Plot:  A brilliant young CIA trainee is asked by his mentor to help find a mole in the Agency.
Writer:  Roger Towne, Kurt Wimmer, Mitch Glazer
Language:  English, Persian, Russian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
White Sands | Movie Details for Director Roger Donaldson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 53%  White Sands  101 min,  R,  [Action, Crime, Drama]  [Roger Donaldson]  [24 Apr 1992]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 47%, External Reviews
Actors:  Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Mickey Rourke, Samuel L. Jackson, Willem Dafoe
Plot:  A small southwestern town sheriff finds a body in the desert with a suitcase and $500,000. He impersonates the man and stumbles into an FBI investigation.
Writer:  Daniel Pyne
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Cadillac Man | Movie Details for Director Roger Donaldson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 53%  Cadillac Man  97 min,  R,  [Comedy, Crime]  [Roger Donaldson]  [18 May 1990]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 55%, Metacritic 50/100, External Reviews
Actors:  Fran Drescher, Pamela Reed, Robin Williams, Tim Robbins
Plot:  Joe's a car salesman with a problem. He has two days to sell 12 cars or he loses his job. This would be a difficult task at the best of times but Joe has to contend with his girlfriends (...
Writer:  Ken Friedman
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Species | Movie Details for Director Roger Donaldson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 47%  Species  108 min,  R,  [Action, Horror, Sci-Fi]  [Roger Donaldson]  [07 Jul 1995]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 36%, Metacritic 49/100, External Reviews
Awards:  3 wins & 6 nominations.
Actors:  Alfred Molina, Ben Kingsley, Forest Whitaker, Michael Madsen, Natasha Henstridge
Plot:  A group of scientists try to track down and trap a killer alien seductress before she successfully mates with a human.
Writer:  Dennis Feldman
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The November Man | Movie Details for Director Roger Donaldson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 45%  The November Man  108 min,  R,  [Action, Crime, Thriller]  [Roger Donaldson]  [27 Aug 2014]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 35%, Metacritic 38/100, External Reviews
Actors:  Bill Smitrovich, Luke Bracey, Olga Kurylenko, Pierce Brosnan
Plot:  An ex-C.I.A. operative is brought back in on a very personal mission and finds himself pitted against his former pupil in a deadly game involving high level C.I.A. officials and the Russian President-elect.
Writer:  Michael Finch (screenplay), Karl Gajdusek (screenplay), Bill Granger (book)
Language:  English, Russian    Country:  USA, UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Getaway | Movie Details for Director Roger Donaldson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 45%  The Getaway  115 min,  R,  [Action, Adventure, Crime]  [Roger Donaldson]  [11 Feb 1994]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 33%, External Reviews
Awards:  3 nominations.
Actors:  Alec Baldwin, James Woods, Kim Basinger, Michael Madsen
Plot:  An ex-con and his devoted wife must flee from danger when a heist doesn't go as planned.
Writer:  Jim Thompson (novel), Walter Hill (screenplay), Amy Holden Jones (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA, Japan    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Dante's Peak | Movie Details for Director Roger Donaldson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 42%  Dante's Peak  108 min,  PG-13,  [Action, Adventure, Thriller]  [Roger Donaldson]  [07 Feb 1997]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 25%, Metacritic 43/100, External Reviews
Awards:  4 wins.
Actors:  Jamie RenĂ©e Smith, Jeremy Foley, Linda Hamilton, Pierce Brosnan
Plot:  A vulcanologist arrives at a countryside town recently named the second most desirable place to live in America, and discovers that the long dormant volcano, Dante's Peak, may wake up at any moment.
Writer:  Leslie Bohem
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Cocktail | Movie Details for Director Roger Donaldson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 25%  Cocktail  104 min,  R,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Roger Donaldson]  [29 Jul 1988]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 5%, Metacritic 12/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 5 wins & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Bryan Brown, Elisabeth Shue, Lisa Banes, Tom Cruise
Plot:  A talented New York City bartender takes a job at a bar in Jamaica and falls in love.
Writer:  Heywood Gould (screenplay)
Language:  English, Spanish Sign Language    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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