Search results for "Barbara Hershey"


Insidious (2010) RT 66% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Jul 2011

A family discovers that dark spirits have invaded their home after their son inexplicably falls into an endless sleep. When they reach out to a professional for help, they ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  James Wan
CAST:  Patrick Wilson  •  Rose Byrne  •  Barbara Hershey  •  Leigh Whannell

A Soldier's Daughter Never Cries (1998) RT 77% / Audience 72%

DVD release: May 2002

This fictionalized story, based on the family life of writer James Jones, is an emotional slice-of-life story. Jones is portrayed here portrayed as Bill Willis, a former war ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  James Ivory
CAST:  Kris Kristofferson  •  Leelee Sobieski  •  Jane Birkin  •  Barbara Hershey

A World Apart (1988)

A White enclave in Johannesburg, South Africa, in the 1960s. Molly Roth, 13 years old, is the daughter of leftist parents, and she must piece together what's happening around ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Chris Menges
CAST:  Jodhi May  •  Jeroen Krabbé  •  Barbara Hershey  •  Tim Roth

Beaches (1988)

A privileged rich debutante and a cynical struggling entertainer share a turbulent, but strong childhood friendship over the years.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Garry Marshall
CAST:  Bette Midler  •  Barbara Hershey  •  John Heard  •  Spalding Gray

Boxcar Bertha (1972) RT 45% / Audience 34%

DVD release: Mar 2002

Based on "Sister of the Road," the fictionalized autobiography of radical and transient Bertha Thompson as written by physician Dr. Ben L. Reitman, 'Boxcar' Bertha Thompson, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Barbara Hershey  •  David Carradine  •  Barry Primus  •  Bernie Casey

Falling Down (1993)

On the day of his daughter's birthday, William "D-Fens" Foster is trying to get to the home of his estranged ex-wife to see his daughter. His car breaks down, so he leaves his ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joel Schumacher
CAST:  Michael Douglas  •  Robert Duvall  •  Barbara Hershey  •  Tuesday Weld

Hannah and Her Sisters (1986) RT 93% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Nov 2001

Between two Thanksgivings, Hannah's husband falls in love with her sister Lee, while her hypochondriac ex-husband rekindles his relationship with her sister Holly.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Mia Farrow  •  Carrie Fisher  •  Michael Caine  •  Barbara Hershey

Hoosiers (1986) RT 88% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Dec 1997

High school basketball is king in small-town Indiana, and the 1954 Hickory Huskers are all hope and no talent. But their new coach -- abrasive, unlikable Norman Dale -- whips ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  David Anspaugh
CAST:  Gene Hackman  •  Barbara Hershey  •  Dennis Hopper  •  C.W. Mundy

Lantana (2001) RT 90% / Audience 82%

DVD release: May 2002

Plagued with grief over the murder of her daughter, Valerie Somers suspects that her husband John is cheating on her. When Valerie disappears, Detective Leon Zat attempts to ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ray Lawrence
CAST:  Anthony LaPaglia  •  Rachael Blake  •  Kerry Armstrong  •  Geoffrey Rush

Riding the Bullet (2004) RT 27% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Apr 2005

Set in 1969, Alan Parker (Jackson) is a young artist, studying at the University of Maine. He becomes obsessed with death, and believing he is losing his girlfriend, Jessica ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mick Garris
CAST:  Jonathan Jackson  •  David Arquette  •  Cliff Robertson  •  Barbara Hershey




Shy People (1987) RT 67% / Audience 79%

A New York journalist visits her distant cousin for the first time to write an article about her hard life in the bayous of Louisiana. The journalist's wild, drug-addicted ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Andrei Konchalovsky
CAST:  Jill Clayburgh  •  Barbara Hershey  •  Martha Plimpton  •  Merritt Butrick

The Entity (1982) RT Audience 61%

DVD release: May 2005

Barbara Hershey stars as Carla Moran, a hard-working single mother until the night she is raped in her bedroom by someone - or something - that she cannot see. Despite ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sidney J. Furie
CAST:  Barbara Hershey  •  Ron Silver  •  David Labiosa  •  George Coe

The Public Eye (1992) RT 64% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Apr 1993

A crime photographer gets involved in a conspiracy.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Howard Franklin
CAST:  Joe Pesci  •  Barbara Hershey  •  Richard Riehle  •  Stanley Tucci

The Right Stuff (1983)

A chronicle of the original Mercury astronauts in the formation of America's space program: Alan Shepherd, the first American in space; Gus Grissom, the benighted astronaut ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Philip Kaufman
CAST:  Sam Shepard  •  Scott Glenn  •  Ed Harris  •  Dennis Quaid

The Stunt Man (1980) RT 89% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Aug 2002

While on the run from the police, Steve Railsback hides in a group of moviemakers where he pretends to be a stunt man. Both aided and endangered by the director (Peter ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Rush
CAST:  Peter O'Toole  •  Steve Railsback  •  Barbara Hershey  •  Allen Garfield

Tin Men (1987) RT 79% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Apr 2002

A minor car accident drives two rival aluminum-siding salesmen to the ridiculous extremes of man versus man in 1963 Baltimore.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Barry Levinson
CAST:  Richard Dreyfuss  •  Danny DeVito  •  Barbara Hershey  •  John Mahoney

Diamonds (1975) RT Audience 60%

DVD release: Feb 1986

Richard Roundtree (SHAFT), Robert Shaw (JAWS) and $100 Million of the Hottest Rocks in the World!  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Menahem Golan
CAST:  Robert Shaw  •  Richard Roundtree  •  Barbara Hershey  •  Shelley Winters

Last of the Dogmen (1995) RT 69% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Jan 2002

A Montana bounty hunter is sent into the wilderness to track three escaped prisoners. Instead he sees something that puzzles him. Later with a female Native Indian history ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Mystery • Thriller • Western
DIRECTION:  Tab Murphy
CAST:  Tom Berenger  •  Barbara Hershey  •  Kurtwood Smith  •  Steve Reevis

The Portrait of a Lady (1996) RT 43% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Sep 1999

Ms. Isabel Archer isn't afraid to challenge societal norms. Impressed by her free spirit, her kindhearted cousin writes her into his fatally ill father's will. Suddenly rich ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Jane Campion
CAST:  Nicole Kidman  •  John Malkovich  •  Barbara Hershey  •  Mary-Louise Parker

Swing Kids (1993) RT 38% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Sep 2002

The story of a close-knit group of young kids in Nazi Germany who listen to banned swing music from the US. Soon dancing and fun leads to more difficult choices as the Nazi's ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Thomas Carter
CAST:  Robert Sean Leonard  •  Christian Bale  •  Frank Whaley  •  Barbara Hershey