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Charlotte's Web (Blu-ray) (2006)

6.3/10
Director: Gary Winick
Starring: Sam Shepard, (narrated by)

Based on the beloved children's novel by E.B. White, a young girl named Fern rescues a runty piglet, raises it as her own and names him Wilbur. Howeve... Read more

Fair Game (2010)

6.8/10
Director: Doug Liman
Starring: Naomi Watts, Sam Shepard, Sean Penn

Retired U.S. Ambassador Joe Wilson (Sean Penn) and his wife, CIA officer Valerie Plame (Naomi Watts), become "fair game" after an op-ed column written... Read more

Raggedy Man (1981)

6.8/10
Director: Jack Fisk
Starring: Sissy Spacek, Eric Roberts, Sam Shepard

Set against the backdrop of World War II, this provocative drama stars Sissy Spacek as a divorced mother of two boys working as a telephone operator i... Read more

Thunderheart (1992)

6.8/10
Director: Michael Apted
Starring: Fred Ward, Graham Greene, Sam Shepard, Val Kilmer

An engrossing thriller about a part-Sioux FBI agent sent to investigate a murder on an Indian reservation. Especially notable for its keen attention t... Read more

Frances (1982)

7.4/10
Director: Graeme Clifford
Starring: Jessica Lange, Sam Shepard, Kim Stanley, Bart Burns

Jessica Lange received an Oscar nomination for her portrayal of Frances Farmer, the intelligent Hollywood actress who was involuntarily committed to a... Read more

Steel Magnolias (1989)

7.2/10
Director: Herbert Ross
Starring: Dolly Parton, Sally Field, Sam Shepard, Shirley MacLaine

Adapted from the acclaimed stage play about a group of 'Strong Women' or 'Steel Magnolias' in a small southern town. The magnificent cast includes Shi... Read more

Days of Heaven (1978)

7.9/10
Director: Terrence Malick
Starring: Richard Gere, Brooke Adams, Sam Shepard, Linda Manz

A beautifully shot film telling the story of Richard Gere, a fugitive from the Chicago slums, and Sam Shepard, a shy, rich Texan in love with the same... Read more

Savannah (Blu-ray) (2013)

5.9/10
Director: Annette Haywood-Carter
Starring: Jim Caviezel, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Jaimie Alexander, Sam Shepard

Drama about the friendship between an Oxford-educated Southerner and a former black slave in turn-of-the-century Savannah. Read more

Purgatory (1999)

7/10
Director: Uli Edel
Starring: Sam Shepard, Randy Quaid, Eric Roberts, Brad Rowe

Sam Shepard, Eric Roberts and Randy Quaid star in this fantasy Western about an outlaw band who ride into a town that is actually Purgatory, between H... Read more

Fool for Love (1985)

6.1/10
Director: Robert Altman
Starring: Harry Dean Stanton, Kim Basinger, Randy Quaid, Sam Shepard

The minimalist, barren landscapes energize the smothering, claustrophobic interiors of Sam Shepard's play in this Robert Altman adaptation. Starring S... Read more

Crimes of the Heart (1986)

6.4/10
Director: Bruce Beresford
Starring: Diane Keaton, Jessica Lange, Sissy Spacek, Sam Shepard, Tess Harper

Jessica Lange, Sissy Spacek and Diane Keaton star as flaky Southern sisters who are uneasily reunited when Spacek is arrested for shooting her politic... Read more

Midnight Special ( Blu-ray ) (2016)

6.6/10
Director: Jeff Nichols
Starring: Kirsten Dunst, Sam Shepard, Joel Edgerton, Michael Shannon, Adam Driver

A father (Michael Shannon) goes on the run to protect his young son, Alton (Jaeden Lieberher), and uncover the truth behind the boy's special powers.... Read more

Bandidas (2006)

5.7/10
Director: Espen Sandberg, Joachim Roenning
Starring: Penelope Cruz, Salma Hayek, Steve Zahn, Dwight Yoakam, Sam Shepard

Latina heartthrobs Penelope Cruz and Salma Hayek team up as sisters seeking revenge on the man who killed their daddy, in this comedy western. The ba... Read more

Midnight Special (2016)

6.6/10
Director: Jeff Nichols
Starring: Kirsten Dunst, Sam Shepard, Joel Edgerton, Michael Shannon, Adam Driver

A father (Michael Shannon) goes on the run to protect his young son, Alton (Jaeden Lieberher), and uncover the truth behind the boy's special powers.... Read more

The Return (2006)

4.8/10
Director: Asif Kapadia
Starring: Sarah Michelle Gellar, Sam Shepard, Kate Beahan, Peter O'Brien, Adam Scott

An adult (well, brunette at least) Sarah Michelle Gellar stars as an outwardly together sales rep who is in truth troubled by an absent father, a stal... Read more

All the Pretty Horses (2000)

5.8/10
Director: Billy Bob Thornton
Starring: Lucas Black, Penelope Cruz, Matt Damon, Bruce Dern, Henry Thomas, Sam Shepard

A mix of frontier drama and coming-of-age tale, director Billy Bob Thornton and scripter Ted Tally's powerful adaptation of the Cormac McCarthy novel... Read more

The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford ( Blu-ray ) (2007)

7.5/10
Director: Andrew Dominik
Starring: Casey Affleck, Zooey Deschanel, Mary-Louise Parker, Brad Pitt, Sam Rockwell, Sam...

A realistic view of the overly romanticised Jesse James, casting Brad Pitt as the psychopathic outlaw and Casey Affleck as the infatuated and volatile... Read more

The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007)

7.5/10
Director: Andrew Dominik
Starring: Casey Affleck, Zooey Deschanel, Mary-Louise Parker, Brad Pitt, Sam Rockwell, Sam...

A realistic view of the overly romanticised Jesse James, casting Brad Pitt as the psychopathic outlaw and Casey Affleck as the infatuated and volatile... Read more

Swordfish (2001)

6.5/10
Director: Dominic Sena
Starring: Halle Berry, Don Cheadle, Hugh Jackman, Vinnie Jones, John Travolta, Sam Shepard

Non-stop mix of high-tech thrills and plot twists stars John Travolta as a mysterious criminal mastermind (or is he?) who hatches a plan to lift billi... Read more

Stealth (2005)

5/10
Director: Rob Cohen
Starring: Jamie Foxx, Josh Lucas, Jessica Biel, Sam Shepard, Joe Morton, Richard Roxburgh

Top gun pilots Josh Lucas, Jessica Biel and Jamie Foxx are test driving the new wave in stealth technology - and there's a new crew member to deal wit... Read more

Swordfish ( Blu-ray ) (2001)

6.5/10
Director: Dominic Sena
Starring: Don Cheadle, Halle Berry, Hugh Jackman, John Travolta, Sam Shepard, Vinnie Jones

Non-stop mix of high-tech thrills and plot twists stars John Travolta as a mysterious criminal mastermind (or is he?) who hatches a plan to lift billi... Read more

Patti Smith: Dream of Life (2007)

7.2/10
Director: Steven Sebring
Starring: Patti Smith, Philip Glass, Sam Shepard, Tom Verlaine, Jay Dee Daugherty, etc ...

Eleven years in the making, and shot mostly in 16mm black and white, director Steven Sebring began following rock poet Patti Smith as her career took... Read more

Snow Falling on Cedars (1999)

6.8/10
Director: Scott Hicks
Starring: Ethan Hawke, James Cromwell, Richard Jenkins, Sam Shepard, Youki Kudoh, Max von...

In 1950s Washington State, Japanese-American Rick Yune stands accused of killing a white fisherman. As the trial threatens to stir up old prejudices,... Read more

Brothers (2009)

7.1/10
Director: Jim Sheridan
Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Mare Winningham, Natalie Portman, Sam Shepard, Tobey Maguire, C...

Captain Sam Cahill (Tobey Maguire) is embarking on his fourth tour of duty, leaving behind his beloved wife (Natalie Portman) and two daughters. When... Read more

The Pelican Brief (1994)

6.6/10
Director: Alan J Pakula
Starring: Julia Roberts, Denzel Washington, Sam Shepard, John Heard, Tony Goldwyn, James B...

Well-crafted thriller based on John Grisham's best-selling book about a law student whose theory (or brief) about the conspiracy behind the assassinat... Read more

Cold in July (2014)

6.8/10
Director: Jim Mickle
Starring: Don Johnson, Sam Shepard, Vinessa Shaw, Michael C Hall, Nick Damici, Wyatt Russe...

Richard Dane (Michael C. Hall) awakens one night to a noise elsewhere in the house. Fearing an intruder, he retrieves a gun from the closet, tells his... Read more

Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction (2012)

7.4/10
Director: Sophie Huber
Starring: David Lynch, Deborah Harry, Harry Dean Stanton, Kris Kristofferson, Sam Shepard,...

A mesmerizing, impressionistic portrait of iconic actor Harry Dean Stanton comprised of intimate moments, film clips from some of his 250 films and hi... Read more

Black Hawk Down ( Blu-ray ) (2001)

7.7/10
Director: Ridley Scott
Starring: Josh Hartnett, Ewan McGregor, Tom Sizemore, Eric Bana, William Fichtner, Ewen Br...

Director Ridley Scott's gut-wrenching military drama chronicles the doomed 1993 mission of American forces in the war-torn Somali capital of Mogadishu... Read more

Killing Them Softly (2012)

6.2/10
Director: Andrew Dominik
Starring: Ben Mendelsohn, Brad Pitt, James Gandolfini, Ray Liotta, Richard Jenkins, Sam Sh...

A professional enforcer investigates the brazen robbery of a high-stakes mob poker game in this darkly comic crime thriller directed by Andrew Dominik... Read more

Killing Them Softly ( Blu-ray ) (2012)

6.2/10
Director: Andrew Dominik
Starring: Ben Mendelsohn, Brad Pitt, James Gandolfini, Ray Liotta, Richard Jenkins, Sam Sh...

A professional enforcer investigates the brazen robbery of a high-stakes mob poker game in this darkly comic crime thriller directed by Andrew Dominik... Read more

Black Hawk Down (2001)

7.7/10
Director: Ridley Scott
Starring: Josh Hartnett, Ewan McGregor, Tom Sizemore, Eric Bana, William Fichtner, Ewen Br...

Director Ridley Scott's gut-wrenching military drama chronicles the doomed 1993 mission of American forces in the war-torn Somali capital of Mogadishu... Read more

Out of the Furnace (2013)

6.8/10
Director: Scott Cooper
Starring: Christian Bale, Forest Whitaker, Sam Shepard, Tom Bower, Willem Dafoe, Woody Har...

When Rodney Baze mysteriously disappears and law enforcement doesn't follow through fast enough, his older brother, Russell, takes matters into his ow... Read more

Blackthorn (2011)

6.6/10
Director: Mateo Gil
Starring: Sam Shepard, Stephen Rea, Eduardo Noriega, Dominique McElligott, Nikolaj Coster-...

In suggesting that Butch Cassidy (Sam Shepard) somehow survived his encounter with the Bolivian military, this provocative Western adventure picks up... Read more

The Notebook (2004)

7.9/10
Director: Nick Cassavetes
Starring: Ryan Gosling, Rachel McAdams, James Garner, Gena Rowlands, James Marsden, Kevin...

A man (James Garner) reads from a faded notebook to a woman (Gena Rowlands) he regularly visits at her nursing home. Though her memory has faded, she... Read more

Safe House (2012)

6.8/10
Director: Daniel Espinosa
Starring: Brendan Gleeson, Denzel Washington, Robert Patrick, Ruben Blades, Sam Shepard, R...

In this nerve-jangling thriller, inexperienced C.I.A. agent Ryan Reynolds is put in charge of monitoring captured rogue operative Denzel Washington wh... Read more

The Notebook ( Blu-ray ) (2004)

7.9/10
Director: Nick Cassavetes
Starring: Gena Rowlands, James Garner, Joan Allen, Sam Shepard, James Marsden, Ryan Goslin...

A man (James Garner) reads from a faded notebook to a woman (Gena Rowlands) he regularly visits at her nursing home. Though her memory has faded, she... Read more

Wycliffe: Series 3 (1996)

7.1/10
Starring: Jack Shepherd, Pam Ferris, Jimmy Yuill, Helen Masters

Uncovering the town's secrets takes its toll on Wycliffe and the team in series three as they discover a bizarre pagan sect, a lethal working environm... Read more

Don't Come Knocking (2006)

6.7/10
Director: Wim Wenders
Starring: Sam Shepard, Jessica Lange, Tim Roth, Gabriel Mann, Sarah Polley, Fairuza Balk,...

Writer and actor Sam Shepard reunites with director Wim Wenders for the first time since their acclaimed 'Paris, Texas'. With a similar mood-drenched... Read more

The Pledge (2001)

6.8/10
Director: Sean Penn
Starring: Jack Nicholson, Robin Wright, Benicio Del Toro, Sam Shepard, Vanessa Redgrave, H...

On his final day on the job, Reno police detective Jack Nicholson vows to find the person who raped and killed an 8 year old girl. But when police clo... Read more

Hamlet (Hawke) (2000)

7.8/10
Director: Michael Almereyda
Starring: Ethan Hawke, Diane Venora, Kyle MacLachlan, Julia Stiles, Bill Murray, Liev Schr...

Shakespeare's tragedy is turned into a modern morality tale with Ethan Hawke as the title character, now an angry film student suspicious of widowed m... Read more

Wycliffe: Series 5 (1998)

7.1/10
Starring: Pam Ferris, Helen Masters, Jack Shepherd, Jimmy Yuill

Set against the magnificent and windswept Cornish coast, Detective Superintendant Wycliffe (Jack Shepherd) leads an investigative team charged with so... Read more

Wycliffe: Series 4 (1997)

7.1/10
Starring: Jack Shepherd, Pam Ferris, Jimmy Yuill, Helen Masters

Series four sees the Cornish team under investigation as they continue with their own cases. Internal affairs is creating problems for the tough-as-na... Read more

Leo (2006)

6.5/10
Director: Mehdi Norowzian
Starring: Joseph Fiennes, Dennis Hopper, Sam Shepard, Elisabeth Shue, Justin Chambers, Deb...

After being released from prison, convicted felon Stephen (Joseph Fiennes) attempts to get his life back on track while helping a young pen-pal cope w... Read more

Raw Deal (1986)

5.5/10
Director: John Irvin
Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Kathryn Harrold, Darren McGavin, Sam Wanamaker, Paul Shen...

This violent and tongue-in-cheek thriller stars Arnold Schwarzenegger as a small-town sheriff (and former FBI agent) who single-handedly takes on the... Read more

Rose (Being Rose) (2017)

7.6/10
Director: Rod McCall
Starring: Cybill Shepherd, James Brolin, Pam Grier, Cindy Pickett, Julio Cedillo

A widowed ex-cop discovers that she may have a life-threatening illness, and decides to go on a solo road trip in a motorized wheelchair to explore th... Read more

Mud (2012)

7.4/10
Director: Jeff Nichols
Starring: Joe Don Baker, Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Sam Shepard, Michael Shan...

"Mud" is an adventure about two boys, Ellis (Tye Sheridan) and his friend Neckbone (Jacob Lofland), who find a man named Mud (Matthew McConaughey) hid... Read more

The Lonesome Dove Collection: Lonesome Dove / Streets of Laredo / Dead Man's Walk (1989)

Director: Joseph Sargent, Simon Wincer, Yves Simoneau
Starring: Anjelica Huston, Danny Glover, David Arquette, Diane Lane, Jonny Lee Miller, Rob...

'Lonesome Dove' is the western saga from the Pulitzer Prize winning novel by Larry McMurtry that started it all. Two life-long friends, former Texas R... Read more

August: Osage County (2013)

7.2/10
Director: John Wells
Starring: Chris Cooper, Dermot Mulroney, Ewan McGregor, Julia Roberts, Juliette Lewis, Mer...

"August: Osage County" tells the dark, hilarious and deeply touching story of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose lives have diverged... Read more

Bloodline: Season 1 (2015)

8.1/10
Starring: Ben Mendelsohn, Chloe Sevigny, John Leguizamo, Sam Shepard, Sissy Spacek, Linda...

The Rayburn family, headed by Robert and his wife Sally (Sam Shepard and Sissy Spacek), own and run a popular beachside hotel in Florida. As the coupl... Read more

The Package (1989)

6.4/10
Director: Andrew Davis
Starring: Dennis Franz, Gene Hackman, John Heard, Pam Grier, Tommy Lee Jones

A thriller involving political assassination and intrigue, is an excellent action feature using a familiar theme and providing good performances by th... Read more

The Right Stuff (1983)

7.9/10
Director: Philip Kaufman
Starring: Sam Shepard, Ed Harris, Scott Glenn, Dennis Quaid, Fred Ward, Lance Henriksen, C...

Long but exhilarating adaptation of Tom Wolfe's account of the U.S. manned space programme, with emphasis on test pilot Chuck Yeager, played by Sam Sh... Read more

Charlotte's Web (2006)

6.3/10
Director: Gary Winick
Starring: Dakota Fanning, Kevin Anderson, Beau Bridges, Voices Of, Julia Roberts, Steve Bu...

E.B. White's famous book gets the big screen treatment and an all-star cast with Dakota Fanning as the farmer's daughter who becomes attached to the r... Read more