MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 5,146 this week

Royce (1994)

TV Movie  -   -  Action | Comedy | Thriller  -  3 April 1994 (USA)
4.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.8/10 from 506 users  
Reviews: 4 user

Royce is a member of the ultra-secret service "Black Hole", working for the US Government on top-secret missions. When the senator responsible for forming Black Hole disbands the ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 2200 titles
created 29 Aug 2011
 
a list of 15 titles
created 26 Dec 2011
 
a list of 1735 titles
created 03 Apr 2012
 
a list of 2752 titles
created 06 Mar 2013
 
a list of 1072 titles
created 27 Mar 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Royce" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Royce (TV Movie 1994)

Royce (TV Movie 1994) on IMDb 4.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Royce.

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

The bar in an old Pennsylvania steel town, housed with many of life's losers and disillusioned men, is the main setting for this slice-of-life film. Michael Madsen is the bar owner, who is ... See full summary »

Director: Nick Stagliano
Stars: Jeremy Davies, Virginia Madsen, Luke Perry
The Principal (1987)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A teacher is assigned to be the principal of a violence and crime ridden high school.

Director: Christopher Cain
Stars: James Belushi, Louis Gossett Jr., Rae Dawn Chong
K-9 (1989)
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

To stop an elusive criminal, a maverick detective enlists the aid of a police dog who's an unusually intelligent smart alec.

Director: Rod Daniel
Stars: James Belushi, Mel Harris, Kevin Tighe
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A retarded man get help from a sociopathic woman when tries to reunite with his dying father, who years earlier disowned him.

Director: Andrey Konchalovskiy
Stars: James Belushi, Jim Mapp, John Waters
Thriller | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Hitman Dekker is on his last job, out to kill the wife (Jain) of his client, but he starts to waver. The longer he takes to do the job, the more difficult it becomes.

Director: Roy London
Stars: Sherilyn Fenn, Sharon Stone, Forest Whitaker
Retroactive (1997)
Adventure | Crime | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A psychiatrist makes multiple trips through time to save a woman that was murdered by her brutal husband.

Director: Louis Morneau
Stars: James Belushi, Kylie Travis, Shannon Whirry
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

An uptight advertising exec has his entire life in a filofax organizer which mistakenly ends up in the hands of a friendly convict who poses as him.

Director: Arthur Hiller
Stars: James Belushi, Charles Grodin, Anne De Salvo
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

In the early 1980's there was someone killing the children of Atlanta. Eventually a single man was caught and convicted in one of the largest manhunts in our nation's history. Ever since ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Robert Carner
Stars: James Belushi, Gregory Hines, Sean McCann
Comedy | Crime | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Phoebe and fellow American Julian Peters meet in Rome, find a lost dog, and agree to return it to Monte Carlo to split the five thousand dollar reward. Discovering the dog's owner dead, ... See full summary »

Director: Eugene Levy
Stars: John Candy, James Belushi, Cybill Shepherd
Crime | Comedy | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

Johnny Destiny burns into Las Vegas in his hot Plymouth RoadRunner, stopping only to pick up a stranger stranded in the desert. But then, things aren't always as they seem. Anything can ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Baran
Stars: Dylan McDermott, Nancy Travis, Quentin Tarantino
Wedding Band (1989)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.9/10 X  
Director: Daniel Raskov
Stars: William Katt, Joyce Hyser, Tino Insana
Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.6/10 X  

An alien "policeman" arrives on Earth to apprehend a renegade of his own race who impregnates a woman with a potentially destructive mutant embryo.

Director: Damian Lee
Stars: Jesse Ventura, Sven-Ole Thorsen, Damian Lee
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Shane Royce
...
Gribbon
...
Huggins
...
Marnie Paymer
...
Pitlock
...
Jerri Sloan (as Marie Theodore)
...
Brenda
James McKenna ...
Danny Scanlon (as Nevyn McKenna)
...
Senator Scanlon (as Michael J. Shannon)
...
Dee Scanlon
...
Kupchak
William Marsh ...
Rafkin
...
Newfold
Daniel Kash ...
Tommy McFain
Michael Halsey ...
Oken
Edit

Storyline

Royce is a member of the ultra-secret service "Black Hole", working for the US Government on top-secret missions. When the senator responsible for forming Black Hole disbands the organization, Royce's fellow Black Hole members plot revenge on the man responsible for them losing their jobs. Royce decides not to join them, instead deciding to thwart their attempts to exact revenge on the senator. Written by Murray Chapman <muzzle@cs.uq.oz.au>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

The Cold War won't be over until Shane Royce adds a little heat.


Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

3 April 1994 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Mystikos praktor Royce  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

Royce kicks open a door that has a pneumatic door closer on it, and yet in the next shot the door quickly flies open and bounces against a wall. See more »

Soundtracks

Samba
Written by Eddie Arkin
Published by Somisongs(BMI) and Jane Fonda Music(BMI)
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Belushi isn't the only thing that's flabby
24 November 2002 | by (California) – See all my reviews

Jim Belushi is usually a pretty watchable actor. He's easygoing, and has an everyman quality that is actually sort of endearing. He's usually pretty convincing as a harried cop, a department store Santa Claus, or even a con-artist on parole. But a secret agent? Nahhh. In trying to make Belushi come across as a highly trained, lethal James Bond clone, the picture winds up making him look like an overweight, underachieving Ralph Kramden clone. The lame plot has Belushi's top-secret unit being disbanded, and several of its members turning renegade and plotting to steal nuclear weapons to sell to drug dealers, and Belushi has to stop them (for some reason this plan is revealed fairly early in the picture; you know that Belushi is going to succeed at stopping them, which pretty much kills whatever suspense there might have been). A good supporting cast (Miguel Ferrer, Peter Boyle) and a few bursts of action towards the end of the picture don't really help it much. The script is flat, the direction is workmanlike but nothing more, the location shooting in Eastern Europe is depressing (apparently the entire region looks like the industrial section of Jersey City), and there's really little suspense, style, or anything else that might break the monotony. Belushi is kind of fun to watch, but that's not enough of a reason to spend a couple of bucks to rent this picture. Don't bother.


2 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Total dross cplmarr
Discuss Royce (1994) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?