A Home Of Our Own (1993)

Director: Tony Bill
Starring: Kathy Bates, Edward Furlong

Oscar-winner Kathy Bates stars in this tearjerker about a strong-willed widow determined to make it on her own. Bates is Frances Lacey, mother of six,... Read more

Personal Effects (2008)

Director: David Hollander
Starring: Kathy Bates, Michelle Pfeiffer, Ashton Kutcher

Walter (Ashton Kutcher), a rising star in the NCAA wrestling world, returns home to to console his mother (Kathy Bates) after the brutal murder of his... Read more

The West Side Waltz (1995)

Director: Ernest Thompson
Starring: Shirley MacLaine, Liza Minnelli, Kathy Bates

This comedy-drama is about the bonds uniting three disparate women, neighbours on Manhattan's Upper West Side. Director Thompson's adaptation of his 1... Read more

Dolores Claiborne (1995)

Director: Taylor Hackford
Starring: Kathy Bates, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Judy Parfitt

This thoughtful Stephen King adaptation is drawn from another of the terror master's straight dramas (as 'The Shawshank Redemption' was) and benefits... Read more

The Great Gilly Hopkins (2015)

Director: Stephen Herek
Starring: Glenn Close, Kathy Bates, Sophie Nelisse

A feisty foster kids outrageous scheme to be reunited with her birth mother has unintended consequences in The Great Gilly Hopkins, a funny, poignant... Read more

Shadows And Fog (1992)

Director: Woody Allen
Starring: John Cusack, Kathy Bates, Mia Farrow, Woody Allen

Woody Allen's wonderful 1920s mystery comedy is the story of one fantastic, Kafka-esque night when the circus came to a small European town and a mani... Read more

My Sister's Keeper (2002)

Director: Ron Lagomarsino
Starring: Kathy Bates, Elizabeth Perkins, Lynn Redgrave, Kimberly Brown

Adapted from Margaret Moorman's book about two sisters struggling to come to terms with their mother's (Lynn Redgrave) death. Kathy Bates is Christin... Read more

Dragonfly (2002)

Director: Tom Shadyac
Starring: Kevin Costner, Susanna Thompson, Kathy Bates, Linda Hunt

After his pregnant doctor wife dies in an accident in Venezuela, Chicago physician Kevin Costner is haunted by a series of occurrences that make him t... Read more

The Blind Side (2009)

Director: John Lee Hancock
Starring: Kathy Bates, Sandra Bullock, Tim McGraw, Quinton Aaron

The real-life story of American football star Michael Oher (Quinton Aaron) is told in this stirring drama. The homeless son of a crack addict, the ove... Read more

Come Back to the 5 and Dime Jimmy Dean Jimmy Dean (1982)

Director: Robert Altman
Starring: Cher , Sandy Dennis, Karen Black, Kathy Bates

Once again Robert Altman has assembled a superior cast for this story of a 20 year reunion of a James Dean fan club. Cher, Sandy Dennis, Karen Black a... Read more