Movies starring Sam Neill

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Blackbird

At some point during its development, Blackbird, an English-language re-imagining of the 2014 Danish movie Silent Heart, was probably envisioned as Oscar bait. That’s the inevitable result of putting together a cast comprised of A-list actor...

Run Time: 1:37
U.S. Home Release Date: 2020-11-03
MPAA Rating: "R" (Profanity, Sexual Content, Drugs, Adult Themes)
Genre: Drama
Director: Roger Michell
Cast: Susan Sarandon, Sam Neill, Kate Winslet, ...
Commuter, The

It started ten years ago in 2008. Call it the “Liam Neeson Action Hero First Quarter Movie.” With Taken, Pierre Morel and Luc Besson tried an experiment: put a suave, respected actor in a B-grade action movie and see how audiences reacted....

Run Time: 1:43
U.S. Release Date: 2018-01-12
MPAA Rating: "PG-13" (Violence, Profanity)
Genre: Action/Thriller
Director: Jaume Collet-Serra
Cast: Liam Neeson, Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, ...
Daybreakers

Daybreakers argues there still may be some new terrain to be strip-mined in the rush to exploit the bloodsucking undead. As far removed from the Twilight series as possible (with more in common with Children of Men), Daybreakers brings its vampires...

Run Time: 1:36
U.S. Release Date: 2010-01-08
MPAA Rating: "R" (Violence, Profanity, Nudity)
Genre: HORROR/THRILLER
Director: Michael Spierig, Peter Spierig
Cast: Ethan Hawke, Willem Dafoe, Claudia Karvan, ...
Escape Plan

Escape Plan can best be viewed through glasses with nostalgia-tinted lenses. It's a Valentine to the '80s starring two of the decade's larger-than-life action stars in a plot that would have been at home during the Reagan years. Some thirty years l...

Run Time: 1:56
U.S. Release Date: 2013-10-18
MPAA Rating: "R" (Violence, Profanity)
Genre: ACTION/THRILLER
Director: Mikael Hafstrom
Cast: Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jim Caviezel, ...
Forgotten Silver

With some "mockumentaries" (or "meta-documentaries", "pseudo-documentaries", or whatever else you want to call them), it's best not to know beforehand that they're fakes. The opposite is true of Forgotten Silver, an inventive and wily project ma...

Run Time: 0:52
U.S. Release Date: -
MPAA Rating: "NR" (Nudity)
Genre: COMEDY
Director: Peter Jackson and Costa Botes
Cast: Jeffrey Thomas (narrator), Peter Jackson, Costa Botes, ...
Horse Whisperer, The

Low, gray clouds scud across the sky while the grass of a seemingly-endless plain ripples in response to the prompting of a spring breeze. Thunder rumbles in the distance. On another day, a bright sun gazes down on those same fields while cattl...

Run Time: 2:50
U.S. Release Date: 1998-05-15
MPAA Rating: "PG-13" (Mature Themes)
Genre: DRAMA/ROMANCE
Director: Robert Redford
Cast: Robert Redford, Kristin Scott Thomas, Sam Neill, ...
Hunt for Red October, The

When Paramount Pictures greenlit production for The Hunt for Red October, there was no thought of it becoming the first film in a “Jack Ryan” series. Red October, Tom Clancy’s debut as an author, became an international best-seller but wa...

Run Time: 2:15
U.S. Release Date: 1990-03-02
MPAA Rating: "PG" (Violence)
Genre: Thriller
Director: John McTiernan
Cast: Sean Connery, Courtney B. Vance, Tim Curry, ...
Hunter, The

In recent years, as cloning has become more readily accepted in popular and scientific circles, proposals (some more fantastical than others) have been suggested about how to return extinct species to the planet. Some, like using the DNA of a prese...

Run Time: 1:40
U.S. Release Date: 2012-04-06
MPAA Rating: "R" (Violence, Profanity)
Genre: ADVENTURE/DRAMA
Director: Daniel Nettheim
Cast: Willem Dafoe, Frances O'Connor, Sam Neill, ...
Jurassic Park

On a small island off the coast of Costa Rica exists a most unusual animal preserve by the name of Jurassic Park. Operated by dinosaur lover John Hammond (Richard Attenborough), Jurassic Park is the first of its kind. Its population of creatures ...

Run Time: 2:06
U.S. Release Date: 1993-06-11
MPAA Rating: "PG-13" (Violence)
Genre: ACTION/ADVENTURE
Director: Steven Spielberg
Cast: Sam Neill, Jeff Goldblum, Richard Attenborough, ...
Jurassic Park III

Relatively speaking, Jurassic Park III is a disappointment of behemoth proportions. With Steven Spielberg gone from the director's chair (replaced by Jumanji's Joe Johnston), the Jurassic Park saga has sunk down to its B-grade monster movie roots....

Run Time: 1:32
U.S. Release Date: 2001-07-18
MPAA Rating: "PG-13" (Violence)
Genre: ACTION/ADVENTURE
Director: Joe Johnston
Cast: Sam Neill, William H. Macy, Téa Leoni, ...