Highest Rated Titles With Lawrence Kasdan
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The Martin Short Show (1999–2000)
Writers: Doug Abeles, Maria Bamford, Blaine Capatch, Michael Dugan, Paul Flaherty, Toby Huss, Jennifer Joyce, Kevin McDonald, Steve Melcher, Michael Rowe, Mary Scheer, Martin Short, Michael Short, Grant Taylor | Director: John Blanchard | Stars: Lawrence Kasdan, Kevin McDonald, Dennis Miller, Catherine O'Hara
PG | 124 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
After the rebels have been brutally overpowered by the Empire on their newly established base, Luke Skywalker takes advanced Jedi training with Master Yoda, while his friends are pursued by Darth Vader as part of his plan to capture Luke.
3. Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
PG | 115 min | Action, Adventure
Archeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones is hired by the US government to find the Ark of the Covenant before the Nazis.
PG | 134 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
After rescuing Han Solo from the palace of Jabba the Hutt, the Rebels attempt to destroy the Second Death Star, while Luke Skywalker tries to bring his father back to the Light Side of the Force.
5. Empire of Dreams: The Story of the 'Star Wars' Trilogy (2004 Video)
151 min | Documentary, History
This documentary chronicles the making of the original Star Wars trilogy from start to finish. We get some background on George Lucas' start in the business and then continue with the ... See full summary »
6. Almost Famous (2000)
R | 122 min | Drama, Music
A high-school boy is given the chance to write a story for Rolling Stone Magazine about an up-and-coming rock band as he accompanies it on their concert tour.
8. As Good as It Gets (1997)
PG-13 | 139 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A single mother/waitress, a misanthropic author, and a gay artist form an unlikely friendship after the artist is in an accident.
10. Raiders of the Lost Ark: The Adaptation (1989 Video)
100 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller
A shot-for-shot remake of Raiders of the Lost Ark started by three 12-year-olds and completed over a period of six years.
11. The Cutting Edge: The Magic of Movie Editing (2004)
98 min | Documentary
Documentary about the art of film editing. Clips are shown from many groundbreaking films with innovative editing styles.
17. The Big Chill (1983)
R | 105 min | Comedy, Drama
A group of seven former college friends gather for a weekend reunion at a posh South Carolina winter house after the funeral of one of their friends.
21. Grand Canyon (1991)
R | 134 min | Crime, Drama
Grand Canyon revolved around six residents from different backgrounds whose lives intertwine in modern-day Los Angeles. At the center of the film is the unlikely friendship of two men from ... See full summary »
22. Mumford (1999)
R | 112 min | Comedy, Drama
In the small town of Mumford, a psychologist of the same name moves in and quickly becomes very popular, despite a questionable past.
23. The Accidental Tourist (1988)
PG | 121 min | Drama, Romance
An emotionally distant writer of travel guides must carry on with his life after his son is killed and his marriage crumbles.
24. 100 Greatest Sexy Moments (2003 TV Movie)
180 min | Documentary
Documentary, based on a British poll, listing the 100 sexiest movie and TV moments, topped by Ursula Andress emerging from the ocean in the James Bond film "Dr. No" (1962), followed at #2 ... See full summary »
36 min | Documentary, Short
A retrospective on the 1969 classic "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid," its impact on the careers of the filmmakers and cast, and how the film made a distinct impact on the Western genre.
29. Wyatt Earp (1994)
PG-13 | 191 min | Action, Adventure, Biography
Wyatt Earp is a movie about a man and his family. The movie shows us the good times and the bad times of one of the West's most famous individuals.
30. In the Land of Women (2007)
PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
L.A. soft-porn writer Carter Webb is frustrated enough after his actress girlfriend dumps him to need a serious break. He decides to spend it with his grandmother, who can't really take ... See full summary »
32. French Kiss (1995)
PG-13 | 111 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A woman flies to France to confront her straying fiancé, but gets into trouble when the charming crook seated next to her uses her for smuggling.
33. Into the Night (1985)
R | 115 min | Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Ed Okin's life is somewhat out of control. He can't sleep, his wife betrays him and his job is dull. One night he starts to drive through Los Angeles and he finally ends in the parking ... See full summary »
34. I Love You to Death (1990)
R | 97 min | Comedy, Crime
Joey owns a pizza parlor, and is married to Rosalee, and is a major womanizer. Rosalee goes to extremes when she finds he has been cheating.
35. The Earth Day Special (1990 TV Special)
Writers: Armyan Bernstein, Richard Baskin, Neal Marshall, Rocco Urbisci, Marc Abraham, Vince Calandra Jr., Barry Douglas, David Field, Barra Grant, Jerry Leichtling, Arlene Sarner, Pj Torokvei, Carl Sagan, Ann Druyan, Greg Ford, Marc Sotkin, Robert Bruce, Martin Weiss, Marc Cherry, Jamie Wooten, James Vallely, Mitchell Hurwitz, Herbert Sargent, Jerry Juhl, Bill Prady, Robin Williams, Barry Levinson, David Steinberg, John Markus, Carmen Finestra, Gary Kott, Ron Leavitt, Michael G. Moye, Marcy Vosburgh, Sandy Sprung, Katherine Green, Ellen L. Fogle, Arthur Silver, Kevin Curran, Cherie Steinkellner, Bill Steinkellner, Phoef Sutton, Brian Pollack, Mert Rich, Dan O'Shannon, Tom Anderson, Dan Staley, Rob Long | Directors: Dwight Hemion, James Burrows, Gerry Cohen, Ted Haimes, Jim Henson, Terry Hughes, Terry Lennon, Jay Sandrich, Dick Schneider, Dave Wilson | Stars: Dan Aykroyd, Candice Bergen, James Brolin, Downtown Julie Brown
36. Star Wars: The Magic & the Mystery (1997 TV Movie)
60 min | Documentary
Host Howie Long takes viewers on a tour of the "Star Wars" universe, as Fox TV celebrates the re-release of the original three legendary films in this one hour special.
40. Immediate Family (1989)
PG-13 | 95 min | Drama
Linda and Michael, married for ten years, desperately want a baby and turn to an adoption agency which introduces them to Lucy, a teenage girl expecting her first baby. The three agree that... See full summary »
41. The Force Is with Them: The Legacy of 'Star Wars' (2004 Video)
13 min | Documentary, Short
The Force Is with Them: The Legacy of Star Wars is a Video Documentary included in the 2004 DVD of the Star Wars Original Trilogy. It explained the impact of "Star Wars" on various directors and actors.
American Masters (1985– )
George Lucas: Heroes, Myths and Magic
Documentary, Biography, History
An examination of the life and career of director George Lucas, including interviews with colleagues, cast and crew members from his films.
44. The Bodyguard (1992)
R | 129 min | Drama, Music, Romance
A former Secret Service agent takes on the job of bodyguard to a pop singer, whose lifestyle is most unlike a President's.
45. American Federale (2013)
72 min | Documentary, Biography, History | Completed
American Federale is about the only American ever to serve as a Mexican Federale. Filmed in border Mexico and El Paso, this film gives us insight into a life in the trenches working on the ... See full summary »
46. Cross My Heart (1987)
R | 90 min | Comedy, Romance
A man and a woman go out on a "big" third date. He's ashamed to admit he just lost his job, and she's afraid he'll run away if he finds out that she has a kid. Small lies lead to bigger ones and the night gets crazy very soon.
50. Dreamcatcher (2003)
R | 134 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Friends on a camping trip discover that the town they're vacationing in is being plagued in an unusual fashion by parasitic aliens from outer space.