Most Popular Titles With David James Alexander


1. Newsies (1992)

PG | 121 min | Drama, Family, History

7.0
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46 Metascore

A musical based on the New York City newsboy strike of 1899. When young newspaper sellers are exploited beyond reason by their bosses they set out to enact change and are met by the ruthlessness of big business.

Director: Kenny Ortega | Stars: Christian Bale, Bill Pullman, Robert Duvall, Ann-Margret

Votes: 16,354 | Gross: $2.82M

2. Who's the Boss? (1984–1992)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

6.5
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Tony Micelli, a retired baseball player, becomes the housekeeper of Angela Bower, an advertising executive in New York. Together they raise their kids, Samantha Micelli and Jonathon Bower, with help from Mona Robinson, Angela's man-crazy mother.

Stars: Tony Danza, Judith Light, Alyssa Milano, Danny Pintauro

Votes: 8,141

3. Designing Women (1986–1993)

30 min | Comedy

7.0
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The misadventures of four women and their handyman running a design firm in Atlanta, Georgia.

Stars: Delta Burke, Dixie Carter, Annie Potts, Meshach Taylor

Votes: 3,249

4. Hunter (I) (1984–1991)

48 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.8
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Rick Hunter is a renegade cop who breaks the rules and takes justice into his own hands. Partnered with the equally stunning and rebellious Sgt. McCall, the tough-minded duo set out to crack down on L.A.'s slimiest criminals.

Stars: Fred Dryer, Stepfanie Kramer, Charles Hallahan, Perry Cook

Votes: 2,718

5. Dutch (1991)

PG-13 | 107 min | Comedy, Drama

6.4
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To get to know his girlfriend's son, a working-class good guy volunteers to pick him up from a prep school, only to learn that her son isn't the nicest kid.

Director: Peter Faiman | Stars: Ed O'Neill, Ethan Embry, JoBeth Williams, Christopher McDonald

Votes: 10,034 | Gross: $4.60M

6. Homefront (1991–1993)

60 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.9
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World War II is over and the boys from the town of River Run, Ohio, are coming home. It seems that life is slowly back to normal, but war has changed everything and they will never be the same again.

Stars: Kyle Chandler, Sammi Davis, Ken Jenkins, Mimi Kennedy

Votes: 900

7. Timebomb (1991)

R | 96 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

5.5
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When someone tries to murder watchmaker Eddy Kay, the incident triggers a barrage of nightmares and flashbacks into a past that isn't his own. Fearing for his sanity, Eddy contacts ... See full summary »

Director: Avi Nesher | Stars: Michael Biehn, Patsy Kensit, Tracy Scoggins, Robert Culp

Votes: 1,224

8. Guns of Paradise (1988–1990)

60 min | Drama, Western

8.3
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Gunfighter Ethan Cord, left to raise his dead sister's children, tries to settle down in the town of Paradise, but finds that his past continues to haunt him.

Stars: Lee Horsley, Jenny Beck, Matthew Newmark, Brian Lando

Votes: 278

9. An American Summer (1990)

PG | 100 min | Comedy, Drama

5.5
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Divorcing Chicago parents send their only son to live with his aunt in Los Angeles for the summer, where he befriends a local, learns to surf, gets a girlfriend, and witnesses a murder.

Director: James Slocum | Stars: Michael Landes, Brian Austin Green, Joanna Kerns, Amber Susa

Votes: 196

10. Nightmare on the 13th Floor (1990 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 90 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

6.1
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A reporter investigates the disappearances of guests at a hotel which she is writing a report about. Along the way, she will find an unmarked 13th floor where a murderer is on the loose.

Director: Walter Grauman | Stars: Michele Greene, John Karlen, Louise Fletcher, Alan Fudge

Votes: 492

11. Ann Jillian (1989–1990)

30 min | Comedy

6.7
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Following the death of her fire-fighter husband, housewife Anne McNeil decides to move from New York to the small California town of Marvel, where she and her husband spent their honeymoon.... See full summary »

Stars: Ann Jillian, Lisa Rieffel, Zachary Rosencrantz, Amy Lynne

Votes: 21

12. Shafted! (2000)

R | 90 min | Action, Comedy

5.6
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Steven Byzinsky is convinced he's a blaxploitation superhero. Like Shaft, Dolemite and Black Belt Jones before him, he's keeping' the streets safe for the brother and trying to stay one ... See full summary »

Director: Tom Putnam | Stars: Morgan Rusler, Hayley Man, Angelle Brooks, David James Alexander

Votes: 96

13. Ann Jillian (1989–1990)
Episode: A Housewarming (1990)

Comedy

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Director: John Bowab | Stars: Ann Jillian, Lisa Rieffel, Zachary Rosencrantz, Chantal Rivera-Batisse

14. Who's the Boss? (1984–1992)
Episode: In Search of Tony (1989)

TV-G | Comedy, Family, Romance

7.5
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A client offers Angela a weekend trip to Jamaica, with the whole household. Tony's careless sense of relaxation contrasting with ever-serious Angela leads to a bitter contest and separation... See full summary »

Director: Asaad Kelada | Stars: Tony Danza, Judith Light, Alyssa Milano, Danny Pintauro

Votes: 15

15. Designing Women (1986–1993)
Episode: My Daughter, Myself (1990)

Comedy

7.5
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Claudia brings home Mark, a 34-year-old man she met in a bar, who soon takes an interest in Mary Jo.

Director: David Trainer | Stars: Delta Burke, Dixie Carter, Annie Potts, Jean Smart

Votes: 10

16. Hunter (1984–1991)
Episode: Shield of Honor (I) (1989)

TV-14 | 60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.1
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Hunter's murder investigation is complicated when he is assigned to train the incompetent son of his old training officer.

Director: James Darren | Stars: Fred Dryer, Stepfanie Kramer, Charles Hallahan, Harry Guardino

Votes: 13

17. Guns of Paradise (1988–1990)
Episode: The Bounty (1991)

Drama, Western

8.8
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Stars: Lee Horsley, Sigrid Thornton, Jenny Beck, Matthew Newmark

Votes: 6

18. Homefront (1991–1993)
Episode: Toledo (1991)

Drama, History, Romance

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Caroline is angry when her husband Charlie jealously attacks Jeff over Ginger. Jeff and Ginger travel to Toledo for a pregnancy test while Caroline strikes out at her husband by leaving town with a travelling salesman.

Director: Nicholas Sgarro | Stars: Kyle Chandler, Sammi Davis, Ken Jenkins, Mimi Kennedy

19. Guns of Paradise (1988–1990)
Episode: Twenty-Four Hours (1991)

Drama, Western

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Stars: Lee Horsley, Sigrid Thornton, Jenny Beck, Matthew Newmark