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List of Nick Castle Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Halloween (1978)
22
3
Halloween
R
22
3

A six year old boy, Michael Myers, mercilessly kills his teenage sister, Judith on the Halloween night in 1963. He is imprisoned for fifteen years. Now 21, Michael escapes and returns to his hometown to figure out his next unaware victims – a female babysitter and her friends. The only person who understands his intentions is his psychiatrist, Dr. Loomis.

Starring:
Jamie Lee Curtis, John Carpenter, Donald Pleasence, P.J. Soles, Charles Cyphers, Nancy Kyes
Directed By:
2. Escape from New York (1981)
17
3
Escape from New York
R
17
3

In an alternate reality, Manhattan Island in New York City has been converted into a maximum security prison following a 400% increase in crime in the United States. When Air Force One is hijacked and the President is crash-landed into the island, former Special Forces soldier and convicted robber, Snake Plissken, is coerced into launching a rescue initiative.

Directed By:
3. Halloween (2018)
18
2
Halloween
R
18
2

Although Larrie had managed to escape narrowly from the serial killer Michael Myers four decades ago, she faces him again after he escapes from captivity. She tries to confront her worst fears, as well as to put a stop to the killings.

Role:
The Shape
Starring:
Judy Greer, Jamie Lee Curtis, Virginia Gardner, Miles Robbins
Directed By:
David Gordon Green
4. August Rush (2007)
13
2
August Rush
PG
13
2

A boy named Evan Taylor, a musical genius living in an orphanage, flees to New York City believing that he will be able to find his birth parents following his talents. He encounters and impresses the mysterious musician Wizard Wallace, who gives him the stage name 'August Rush' and attempts to make profits from his performances.

Directed By:
Kirsten Sheridan
5. The Last Starfighter (1984)
14
2
The Last Starfighter
PG
14
2

After achieving the high score on his favourite arcade game Starfighter, teenager Alex Rogan, an avid video game player, finds himself recruited as a pilot to fight a real-life interstellar war. This American space opera film is one of the earliest to use extensive CGI.

Starring:
Wil Wheaton, Dan O'Herlihy, Catherine Mary Stewart, Lance Guest, Kay E. Kuter
Directed By:
Nick Castle
6. Dark Star (1974)
12
2
Dark Star
G
12
2

This science fiction comedy film tells us the story of a small crew of astronauts who are on a mission to destroy rogue planets. However, after twenty years, things start to go wrong.

Starring:
John Carpenter, Brian Narelle, Cal Kuniholm, Dre Pahich
Directed By:
7. The Resurrection of Broncho Billy (1970)
11
2
The Resurrection of Broncho Billy
11
2

The Resurrection of Broncho Billy is a Western short film which revolves around a young man whose dream is being a cowboy in the old west, but he lives in the big city, in the present time.

Starring:
Kristin Nelson, Ruth Hussey, Ricky Nelson, Johnny Crawford, Kristin Harmon, Wild Bill Tucker
Directed By:
James R. Rokos
9. Tap (1989)
12
2
Tap
PG-13
12
2
Starring:
Sammy Davis Jr., Gregory Hines, Suzzanne Douglas, Savion Glover, Harold Nicholas
Directed By:
Nick Castle
10. Tag: The Assassination Game (1982)
11
2
Tag: The Assassination Game
PG
11
2

Loren Gersh is known for his expertise in a college assassination game that involves "killing" the opponent with suction cup dart toy guns. A master in the game, he has "killed” all his opponents without being "killed" once. Then one day one of his victims accidentally “kills” him. Fearful of losing his reputation, he changes the rules of the game, replacing the dart gun with real weapon.  

Starring:
Robert Carradine, Linda Hamilton, Forest Whitaker, Kristine DeBell, Perry Lang
Directed By:
Nick Castle
11. The Boy Who Could Fly (1986)
11
2
The Boy Who Could Fly
PG
11
2

An adolescent girl named Milly moves in next door to Eric Gibb, an autistic teen boy, who lives with his uncle, as he had lost his parents when he was just five years of age. Milly learns that Eric is obsessed with birds and spends a lot of time on rooftops posing like he is flying. She eventually saves him from a potentially deadly fall, but soon, it seems that Eric might really have the ability to fly.

Starring:
Fred Savage, Jason Priestley, Louise Fletcher, Bonnie Bedelia, John Carpenter, Colleen Dewhurst, Jay Underwood
Directed By:
Nick Castle
12. Major Payne (1995)
13
2
Major Payne
TV-PG
13
2

Major Payne leaves his Marines Service and decides to start living life as a civilian. However, he has no idea what to do for a living, and therefore, his commander finds him a job as a commanding officer of a local school.

Starring:
Damon Wayans, Michael Ironside, Scott Bigelow, Joseph Blaire, Orlando Brown
Directed By:
Nick Castle
13. Delivering Milo (2001)
10
2
Delivering Milo
PG
10
2
Starring:
Lesley Ann Warren, Albert Finney, Anton Yelchin, Bridget Fonda, Campbell Scott, Hank Harris
Directed By:
Nick Castle
14. Escape from L.A. (1996)
9
2
Escape from L.A.
TV-MA
9
2

Cuban terrorist, Cuervo, manipulates President’s daughter, Utopia, into stealing a vital detonation device and fleeing to LA, which now is an autonomous island for deporting undesirables. The President appoints former-soldier, Snake Plissken, for this mission wherein he is injected with a virus that would kill him in 9 hours, before which he has to find Utopia, stop Cuervo, and retrieve the device.  

Starring:
Bruce Campbell, A. J. Langer, Steve Buscemi, Cliff Robertson, Pam Grier, Peter Fonda, Kurt Russell
Directed By:
15. Pray TV (1980)
9
2
Pray TV
PG
9
2
Starring:
Dabney Coleman, Lewis Arquette, Jaime Lyn Bauer, Paul Cooper, Rosemary Alexander
Directed By:
Rick Friedberg
16. Halloween Kills (2021)
12
2
Halloween Kills
A
12
2

Surviving victims of the notorious killer Michael Myers, form a vigilante mob, after learning that he is still alive. They decide to unite and end his reign of terror once and for all.

Role:
The Shape
17. Dennis the Menace (1993)
12
2
Dennis the Menace
PG
12
2

Dennis the Menace is a comedy-drama film which revolves around a mischievous child who wreck havoc on his next door neighbor, George Wilson, after his parents leave him with Mr and Mrs Wilson, while they have to go out of town.   

Starring:
Christopher Lloyd, Walter Matthau, Ben Stein, Natasha Lyonne, Paul Winfield, Mason Gamble, Joan Plowright
Directed By:
Nick Castle
18. Skatetown, U.S.A. (1979)
8
2
Skatetown, U.S.A.
PG
8
2

This American comedy musical film is set in a local roller disco rink called Skatetown, U.S.A. in Los Angeles. Released in 1979, the movie features many popular TV stars of the 1960s and 1970s and follows the rivalry of two skaters who eventually become friends.

Starring:
Patrick Swayze, Scott Baio, Melissa Sue Anderson, Flip Wilson, Maureen McCormick, Ruth Buzzi, Ron Palillo
Directed By:
William A. Levey
19. Mr. Wrong (1996)
8
1
Mr. Wrong
PG-13
8
1

Mr. Wrong is a romantic black comedy film which tells the story of a single woman named Martha, who seemingly finds the perfect man for her, just before her younger sister’s marriage. But things take a turn when she finds out that he has a split personality. Strangely, no one else seems to believe her.

Starring:
Ellen DeGeneres, Joan Cusack, Bill Pullman, Dean Stockwell, Joan Plowright
Directed By:
Nick Castle
20. The Seat Filler (2004)
9
2
The Seat Filler
PG-13
9
2
Starring:
Shemar Moore, Duane Martin, Kelly Rowland, DeRay Davis, Melanie Brown, Patrick Fischler
Directed By:
Nick Castle

TV Movie(s)

1. 'Twas the Night (2001)
9
2
'Twas the Night
TV-G
9
2
Starring:
Bryan Cranston, Barclay Hope, Josh Zuckerman, Brenda Grate, Jefferson Mappin
Directed By:
Nick Castle

Animation(s)

Amazing Stories (1985)
Amazing Stories
PG-13
Starring:
Joe Pantoliano, Kyra Sedgwick, Sid Caesar, Carrie Fisher, Gary Coleman, Harvey Keitel, Rhea Perlman
Directed By:
Clint Eastwood, Steven Spielberg, Lesli Linka Glatter, Phil Joanou, Paul Bartel

TV Shows and Videos

Connors' War (2006)
Connors' War
R
Starring:
Blu Mankuma, Nia Peeples, Tom Heaton, Garwin Sanford, Anthony 'Treach' Criss
Directed By:
Nick Castle