Graph movies
seen per year


Graph # of
movies reviewed

Favorite 100 Movies Browse Movies
Search Movies by:
Title: Year:
Power Search
Search Cast by:
First: Last:
Browse Cast Lists Recently Reviewed Movies

Christian Slater
Scroll down for movie list.
Biography from Leonard Maltin's Movie Encyclopedia:

Actor. (b. Aug. 18, 1969, New York City.) Much has been made of handsome young Slater's uncanny mimicry of Jack Nicholson in several of his movie performances. The observation is relevant, but not especially important: Slater has a commanding, charismatic presence all his own. The son of a casting agent (who says he was first spotted on the New York TV institution "The Joe Franklin Show"), he debuted in The Legend of Billie Jean (1985), and appeared in such other films as The Name of the Rose, Twisted (both 1986), Tucker: The Man and His Dream (1988), Gleaming the Cube and The Wizard (both 1989), but he made his first real impact as the sardonic, murderous (and Nicholson-esque) highschooler in Heathers (1989). The next year he collected good reviews for Pump Up the Volume (1990), starring as a pirate radio deejay who touches the lives of the local misunderstood youth. In much the same way, he quickly became something of a teen idol in real life. He appeared in Tales From the Darkside: The Movie joined the cast of Young Guns II (both also 1990), costarred as Lucky Luciano in the urban "young-guns" saga Mobsters and added youth appeal to Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (both 1991), as Will Scarlett. (He also did a cameo in Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country in 1991.) His first solo starring vehicle, Kuffs (1992), was a dog, but he fared considerably better in Untamed Heart and True Romance (both 1993); recent credits include Jimmy Hollywood, Interview With the Vampire (both 1994), and Murder in the First (1995).

Christian Slater stared in:

Title Year Saw with/at: Own On? Rating
The Name of the Rose 1986 With Jessica *** 1/2
Heathers 1989 With Jessica Digital ****
Mobsters 1990 With Trish and Jessica at Showcase North Haven ** 1/2
Pump Up The Volume 1990 On video at Greta's recommendation Digital **** 1/2
Robin Hood: Prince of Theives 1991 Not sure. Greta or Trish? ***
FernGully: The Last Rainforest 1992 Hanna Digital * 1/2
Bed of Roses 1996 DVD ***
Broken Arrow 1996 on Powerbook DVD *** 1/2
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery 1997 At Old Saybrooke Cinima Twin ** 1/2
Very Bad Things 1998 Digital *** 1/2
3000 Miles to Graceland 2001 at Branford Hoyts *