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John Stockwell is a Actor, Director, Scriptwriter and Producer American born on 25 march 1961 at Galveston (USA)

John Stockwell

John Stockwell
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Birth name John Stockwell Samuels IV
Nationality USA
Birth 25 march 1961 (57 years) at Galveston (USA)

John Stockwell (born March 25, 1961) is an American actor, director, producer, writer and former model.

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Filmography of John Stockwell (32 films)

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Actor

Turistas
Turistas (2006)
, 1h33
Directed by John Stockwell
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Adventure, Horror, Crime
Actors Josh Duhamel, Melissa George, Olivia Wilde, Desmond Askew, Beau Garrett, Max Brown
Rating53% 2.6997552.6997552.6997552.6997552.699755
Three young American tourists, Alex (Josh Duhamel), his sister Bea (Olivia Wilde), and a friend Amy (Beau Garrett), are backpacking in Brazil. They decide to go by bus and visit parts of the country instead of flying directly to the Northeastern beaches they wish to visit. After a bus crash leaves all the passengers stranded, they are joined by two English men, Finn (Desmond Askew) and Liam (Max Brown), and an Australian woman, Pru (Melissa George), who is fluent in Portuguese. The group find a cabana bar where several other tourists and locals are partying. After spending the day on the beach, they are served drugged drinks and pass out.
Cheaters
Cheaters (2000)
, 1h48
Directed by John Stockwell
Genres Drama, Comedy
Actors Jeff Daniels, Jena Malone, Paul Sorvino, Luke Edwards, Blake Heron, Boyd Banks
Roles News Producer
Rating67% 3.3973453.3973453.3973453.3973453.397345
Students at Steinmetz High School are less than enthusiastic about anything in the classroom, except for Jolie Fitch, a junior who enjoys Dr. Jerry Plecki's English class and is involved heavily in all discussions, especially on his favorite book Paradise Lost. Aside from teaching, Dr. Plecki is offered the position of Academic Decathlon coach, a job all the other teachers consider to be a waste of time for them as well as the students. Dr. Plecki holds an open call for the students after class, but no one arrives to participate. He is about to leave for the day when Jolie comes in and convinces him that he needs to look for the smarter students and recruit them. He succeeds in recruiting seven students (Darius, Matt, Paul, Dominik, Irwin, Agnieska, and Jolie). They spend the next few months studying hard for the regional competition.
Breast Men
Breast Men (1997)
, 1h36
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Actors David Schwimmer, Chris Cooper, Emily Procter, Matt Frewer, Terry O'Quinn, Kathleen Wilhoite
Roles Robert Renaud
Rating58% 2.900422.900422.900422.900422.90042
Dr. Kevin Saunders (played by David Schwimmer) and Dr. William Larson (played by Chris Cooper) pioneer the usage of silicone breast implants. Saunders and Larson gain immense financial success as cosmetic breast augmentation surgeries rise in acceptance and frequency in American culture, but follow different life paths thereafter: Dr. Saunders becoming a narcissist interested in developing and implanting the exaggeratedly larger-sized types of implants popular with a mostly erotic dancer and female porn star clientele. Doctor Larsen, Saunders' former mentor and business partner, is portrayed as continuing to pursue a more serious, clinical approach (e.g., reconstructive breast surgeries for female breast cancer survivors, etc.
Stag
Stag (1997)

Origin USA
Genres Thriller
Actors Mario Van Peebles, Jerry Stiller, Lawrence Leritz, Kevin Dillon, Taylor Dayne, William McNamara
Rating56% 2.804642.804642.804642.804642.80464
At a bachelor party, a group of men are partying with two stripper sisters named Serena (Taylor Dayne) and Kelly (Jenny McShane). Serena steals one of the men and makes love to her, while a group of men party with her sister Kelly until Kelly accidentally falls onto the stone floor and dies. Another person, who is her bodyguard, dies too in an accident. Arriving and witnessing the accidental deaths of Kelly and her bodyguard, Serena begins crying over her sister's death and confronts a group of men, who almost apologize. Two men kidnap Serena and hold her hostage upstairs. A group of men cover the tracks and eliminate the bodies of two people who are deceased. One rescuer frees Serena, but he and Serena are kidnapped by their captors. He and Serena are later rescued. Grabbing the two guns in her hands, Serena shoots and murders her kidnappers. The kidnappers later die in a gunshot thanks to her.
Nixon
Nixon (1995)
, 3h3
Directed by Oliver Stone
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Biography, Historical
Themes Politique, Political films, White House in fiction
Actors Anthony Hopkins, Joan Allen, Paul Sorvino, Bob Hoskins, Powers Boothe, John Diehl
Rating70% 3.549483.549483.549483.549483.54948
The film is non-linear, framed by scenes of Nixon listening to his secret recordings towards the end of his presidency as the Watergate crisis intensifies. As such, it covers all aspects of Nixon's life as a composite of actual events, usually in the form of memories triggered by the recordings or newsreel-style summaries. It depicts his childhood in Whittier, California as well as his growth as a young man, football fan and player, and suitor to his eventual wife, Pat Ryan. It explores most of the important events of his presidency, including his downfall due to abuse of executive power in the White House.
Aurora: Operation Intercept, 1h34
Origin USA
Genres Action
Themes Transport films, Aviation films
Actors Bruce Payne, Lance Henriksen, Corbin Bernsen, Natalya Andrejchenko, John Stockwell, Dennis Christopher
Roles Andy Aldrich
Rating36% 1.810391.810391.810391.810391.81039
Un avion de ligne, dont le pilote semble avoir mystérieusement perdu le contrôle, s'abîme en plein océan faisant de très nombreuses victimes. Ce terrible accident est le fruit de la vengeance de Francesca, convaincue que son père, un scientifique spécialisé dans les armements spatiaux, a été assassiné par son employeur, le gouvernement des États-Unis. A la tête d'une organisation terrorriste, elle détourne l'Aurora 1, l'avion de chasse le plus performant de l'armée de l'air américaine. Et la jeune femme ne compte pas s'en tenir là ! Pourra-t-on l'empêcher de mettre ses menaces à exécution : tuer à nouveau des innocents ?...
Born to Ride
Directed by Graham Baker
Origin USA
Genres Action
Actors John Stamos, Theresa Polo, John Stockwell, Kris Kamm, Keith Cooke, Justin Lazard
Roles Capt. Jack Hassler
Rating52% 2.6140252.6140252.6140252.6140252.614025
Colonel James E. Devers's (Sandy McPeak) newly converted motorcycle unit has had a lot of experience riding horses, but not much riding motorcycles. Enter Grady Westfall (John Stamos), a biker that is faced with the choice of prison or teaching the military how to ride. Grady quickly proves to be a headache for Captain Jack Hassler (John Stockwell), who dislikes both Grady's unorthodox methods and his interest in his daughter Beryl Ann (Teri Polo). But when Grady discovers that his unit is ill equipped to launch a rescue mission in Spain, he decides to accompany his unit in the hopes of increasing their chance of succeeding in the dangerous mission.
Top Gun
Top Gun (1986)
, 1h50
Directed by Tony Scott
Origin USA
Genres Drama, War, Comedy, Action, Romance
Themes Seafaring films, Transport films, Aviation films, Political films, United States Armed Forces in films
Actors Tom Cruise, Kelly McGillis, Val Kilmer, Anthony Edwards, Tom Skerritt, Michael Ironside
Roles Cougar
Rating68% 3.4494153.4494153.4494153.4494153.449415
United States Naval Aviator LT Pete "Maverick" Mitchell and his Radar Intercept Officer (RIO) LTJG Nick "Goose" Bradshaw fly the F-14A Tomcat aboard USS Enterprise (CVN-65). They, with Maverick's wingman "Cougar" and his RIO "Merlin", intercept Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-28s over the Indian Ocean. Cougar engages one of the hostile aircraft and afterwards is too shaken to land, despite being low on fuel. Maverick defies orders and assists Cougar despite also being low on fuel. Cougar gives up his Wings of Gold, citing his newborn child that he has never seen. Despite his dislike for Maverick's recklessness, CAG "Stinger" sends him and Goose—now his top crew—to attend the Top Gun school at NAS Miramar.
Radioactive Dreams, 1h38
Directed by Albert Pyun
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Comedy, Action, Adventure, Comic science fiction
Themes Post-apocalyptic films, Films about religion, Comedy science fiction films, Films set in the future, Political films, Dystopian films, Disaster films
Actors Michael Dudikoffi, Don Murray, Lisa Blount, Norbert Weisser, John Stockwell, George Kennedy
Roles Phillip Chandler
Rating62% 3.147813.147813.147813.147813.14781
A nuclear war breaks out in 1996, expending the world's entire nuclear arsenal, except for one missile. Two children, Philip Chandler (John Stockwell) and Marlowe Hammer (Michael Dudikoff), are abandoned by their fathers in a fallout shelter cut into the side of a wooded mountain. The pair grow up in the shelter, with 1950s detective fiction and swing music as the guiding force in their learning. Fifteen years later Marlowe succeeds in digging out the cave entrance. The pair give each other haircuts, dress in suits, and go to rejoin the world.
Dangerously Close, 1h35
Directed by Albert Pyun
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Action, Crime
Actors John Stockwell, J. Eddie Peck, Don Michael Paul, Carey Lowell, Dedee Pfeiffer, Thom Mathews
Roles Randy McDevitt
Rating65% 3.297093.297093.297093.297093.29709
At an elite school, a group of students who call themselves The Sentinels begin terrorizing their socially undesirable classmates. Soon, one of their targets ends up brutally murdered. An editor of the high school paper begins to investigate and The Sentinels become even more ruthless in their behavior.
My Science Project, 1h34
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Comedy, Fantasy, Action, Adventure, Comic science fiction
Themes Time travel films, Comedy science fiction films
Actors John Stockwell, Danielle von Zerneck, Fisher Stevens, Raphael Sbarge, Dennis Hopper, Richard Masur
Roles Michael 'Mike' Harlan
Rating60% 3.0000053.0000053.0000053.0000053.000005
The movie begins in 1957 with a scene of a United States military operation to secure a crashed UFO in a hangar bay. A man, (President Dwight D. Eisenhower; played by Robert Beer), enters to see the craft and simply orders his men to "get rid of it."
City Limits, 1h26
Directed by Aaron Lipstadt
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Action
Themes Films about music and musicians, Post-apocalyptic films, Films about religion, Films set in the future, Musical films, Political films, Dystopian films, Disaster films
Actors John Stockwell, Rae Dawn Chong, Darrell Larson, James Earl Jones, Dean Devlin, Tony Plana
Roles Lee
Rating21% 1.077671.077671.077671.077671.07767
Sometime near present-day a mysterious plague sweeps the world, killing almost every adult and leaving behind "a world of orphans". Some fortunate few are raised by the surviving adults, including Lee (John Stockwell), who is taken in and raised by Albert (James Earl Jones) on his remote farm. Fifteen years later, Lee decides to set out for the nearby ruins of Los Angeles in the hopes of joining the Clippers, a famous motorcycle gang. Lee arrives in the city only to find it seemingly empty, but spots a convoy of cargo trucks heading through the streets. He follows them into a well-lit, fenced off building, where he is quickly noticed by Bolo (Norbert Weisser), who is overseeing operations. When various workers begin to converge on Lee he flees on his motorcycle.
Christine
Christine (1983)
, 1h51
Directed by John Carpenter
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Fantastic, Horror, Crime
Themes L'adolescence, Films about education, Films about children, Transport films, Films about automobiles, L'enfance marginalisée, Road movies, Films about school violence, Teen movie
Actors Keith Gordon, Robert Prosky, John Stockwell, Alexandra Paul, Harry Dean Stanton, Roberts Blossom
Roles Dennis Guilder
Rating66% 3.3493753.3493753.3493753.3493753.349375
In the beginning, a red/white '58 Plymouth Fury is built at its assembly line. While a worker begins to investigate the engine for any mistakes, the car surprisingly closes its hood on his hand, injuring him. Surprisingly, after the injured man is taken away, and during closing time, another worker is killed in the Fury, supposedly died of inhaling fumes 'in' the car.