Movies directed by Roger Donaldson

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Bank Job, The

The Bank Job is a heist movie in the classic tradition - it details every aspect of the caper, from its genesis to its aftermath. The fact that there's political intrigue and espionage swirling around the edges only makes it more fascinating. Dir...

Run Time: 1:50
U.S. Release Date: 2008-03-07
MPAA Rating: "R" (Violence, Profanity, Nudity, Sexual Situations)
Genre: THRILLER
Director: Roger Donaldson
Cast: Jason Statham, Keeley Hawes, Richard Lintern, ...
Dante's Peak

Where are the flying cows when you really need them? Dante's Peak is obviously predicated on the dubious idea that bigger is better. 1996's Twister brought in hundreds of millions at the box office by showcasing relatively small (if something s...

Run Time: 1:49
U.S. Release Date: 1997-02-07
MPAA Rating: "PG-13" (Profanity, Violence)
Genre: ADVENTURE
Director: Roger Donaldson
Cast: Pierce Brosnan, Linda Hamilton, Charles Hallahan, ...
November Man, The

The November Man feels like just about every B-grade spy thriller that has ever been committed to the silver screen. With a slipshod narrative that could be mistaken for diluted Ludlum, Deighton, or Le Carre, The November Man provides us with an op...

Run Time: 1:48
U.S. Release Date: 2014-08-27
MPAA Rating: "R" (Violence, Profanity, Sexual Content, Nudity)
Genre: THRILLER/ACTION
Director: Roger Donaldson
Cast: Pierce Brosnan, Luke Bracey, Olga Kurylenko, ...
Seeking Justice

Seeking Justice is making a token theatrical stop on the fast track to home video (which is where the distributor, Anchor Bay, makes most of its money). A cheap and cheesy thriller that feels like it was (badly) adapted from a beach novel (although...

Run Time: 1:45
U.S. Release Date: 2012-03-16
MPAA Rating: "R" (Profanity, Violence)
Genre: THRILLER
Director: Roger Donaldson
Cast: Nicolas Cage, January Jones, Guy Pearce, ...
Species

The villain of Species -- a new science fiction/action/thriller/gorefest from director Roger Donaldson -- is a sexy young alien named Sil (Natasha Henstridge). For most of the film, her primary problem is a massive case of sexual frustration. Eve...

Run Time: 1:48
U.S. Release Date: 1995-07-07
MPAA Rating: "R" (Violence, Profanity, Nudity, Sexual Situations)
Genre: SCIENCE FICTION/HORROR
Director: Roger Donaldson
Cast: Ben Kingsley, Michael Madsen, Forest Whitaker, ...
World's Fastest Indian, The

The World's Fastest Indian is not, as the title might suggest, a National Geographic special. Instead, it's a based-on-a-true-story tale that crosses no fewer than four genres in the space of a little more than two hours. Although some aspects of...

Run Time: 2:07
U.S. Release Date: 2005-12-09
MPAA Rating: "PG-13" (Sexual Situations, Profanity)
Genre: DRAMA/ADVENTURE
Director: Roger Donaldson
Cast: Anthony Hopkins, Christopher Kennedy Lawford, Chris Williams, ...