Movies directed by Jan De Bont
116 mins Action , Thriller
On face value Jan de Bont's "Speed" starring Keanu Reeves and Sandra Bullock is just another dumb movie which relies on action and its stars popularity to carry it. But whilst it does revel in the outrageous and often absurd ...
113 mins Action , Drama, Thriller
Packed full of special effects and continuity mistakes "Twister" starring Helen Hunt and Bill Paxton is a rollercoaster ride of entertainment as we watch a team of storm chasers risking life and limb in order to gain scientif...
Speed 2: Cruise Control (1997)
120 mins Action , Thriller
Whilst "Speed" was both flawed and overlong it was still entertaining as well as being a bit of a roller coaster ride of thrills and spills, but it certainly wasn't a movie which screamed out for a sequel. But as is too often...
The Haunting (1999)
113 mins Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
I tell you what else is getting shorter, my ability to suffer movies which seem like they should be good but end up depressingly dull. And yes "The Haunting" was for me a depressing dull movie which feels like the director sa...
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life (2003)
117 mins Action , Adventure , Fantasy
In my review of "Lara Croft Tomb Raider" I said "it is like watching someone else play the video game, we get the enjoyment of seeing a sexy action hero jump around a lot but there is no involvement". When it comes to the seq...
* This is purely a list of reviews on The Movie Scene featuring the name Jan De Bont as one of the directors.