Search results for "Tess Harper"


No Country for Old Men (2007) RT 93% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Apr 2009

Llewelyn Moss stumbles upon dead bodies, $2 million and a hoard of heroin in a Texas desert, but methodical killer Anton Chigurh comes looking for it, with local sheriff Ed ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joel Coen  •  Ethan Coen
CAST:  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Javier Bardem  •  Josh Brolin  •  Woody Harrelson

Criminal Law (1988) RT 33% / Audience 26%

DVD release: Jun 2007

A rising young attorney successfully defends a man accused of murder, only to have the same type of murder then happen again. Right away the previously defended man hires the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Martin Campbell
CAST:  Gary Oldman  •  Kevin Bacon  •  Tess Harper  •  Karen Young

Flashpoint (1984) RT Audience 52%

DVD release: Sep 2004

Two Texas border guards find a jeep buried for 20 years in the desert, with a skeleton, a scoped rifle, and a box with $800,000 in cash. They decide to keep the money, but ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  William Tannen
CAST:  Kris Kristofferson  •  Treat Williams  •  Rip Torn  •  Kevin Conway

Her Alibi (1989) RT 15% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Nov 1998

A writer of BAD detective novels is in full writers' block. He pretends to be the alibi of a beautiful woman who was arrested for murder at first thinking her innocent, but as ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  Bruce Beresford
CAST:  Tom Selleck  •  Paulina Porizkova  •  William Daniels  •  James Farentino

Ishtar (1987) RT 30% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Aug 2013

Two terrible lounge singers get booked to play a gig in a Moroccan hotel but somehow become pawns in an international power play between the CIA, the Emir of Ishtar, and the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Elaine May
CAST:  Warren Beatty  •  Dustin Hoffman  •  Isabelle Adjani  •  Charles Grodin

Tender Mercies (1983) RT 85% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Mar 2000

Alchoholic former country singer Mac Sledge makes friends with a young widow and her son. The friendship enables him to find inspiration to resume his career.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Bruce Beresford
CAST:  Robert Duvall  •  Tess Harper  •  Betty Buckley  •  Wilford Brimley

The Jackal (1997) RT 15% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Jan 2002

Hired by a powerful member of the Russian mafia to avenge an FBI sting that left his brother dead, the perfectionist Jackal proves an elusive target for the men charged with ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Caton-Jones
CAST:  Bruce Willis  •  Richard Gere  •  Sidney Poitier  •  Diane Venora

Loggerheads (2005) RT 74% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Mar 2006

A troubled woman seeks out the child she gave up for adoption; a gay motel owner takes in a handsome drifter; and the wife of a preacher frets that a gay couple has moved in ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Tim Kirkman
CAST:  Kevin Ian Pardue  •  Tess Harper  •  Michael Kelly  •  Adrian Lee

Starflight: The Plane That Couldn't Land (1983)

This is the story of Starflight One, the world's first "hypersonic plane," which flies faster and higher than any other commercial jet. On the night of its maiden flight from ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Jerry Jameson
CAST:  Lee Majors  •  Hal Linden  •  Lauren Hutton  •  Ray Milland

A Child's Wish (1997)

A family discovers their youngest daughter has cancer. But the real struggle has yet to start.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Waris Hussein
CAST:  John Ritter  •  Tess Harper  •  Anna Chlumsky  •  Sarah Chalke




Daddy (1987) RT Audience 73%

DVD release: Feb 2006

Two high schoolers are unprepared for the reality of parenthood when the girl becomes pregnant.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  John Herzfeld
CAST:  Patricia Arquette  •  Danny Aiello  •  Dermot Mulroney  •  John Karlen

Far North (1988) RT 17% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Jan 2011

After being severly injured in a horse-riding accident,the family patriarch Bertram lies in a hospital bed plotting revenge against Mel, the four legged "enemy" he blames for ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Sam Shepard
CAST:  Jessica Lange  •  Charles Durning  •  Tess Harper  •  Donald Moffat

Frank (2014) RT 91% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Dec 2014

A comedy about a young wannabe musician (Domhnall Gleeson) who discovers he has bitten off more than he can chew when he joins an eccentric pop band led by the mysterious and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Lenny Abrahamson
CAST:  Michael Fassbender  •  Maggie Gyllenhaal  •  Domhnall Gleeson  •  Scoot McNairy

Sunlight Jr. (2013) RT 67% / Audience 34%

DVD release: Jan 2014

Quickie-mart employee Melissa and paraplegic Richie are very much in love. Supported only by Melissa’s small hourly wage, they are nevertheless thrilled to learn that Melissa ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Laurie Collyer
CAST:  Naomi Watts  •  Matt Dillon  •  Norman Reedus  •  Tess Harper

Straight A's (2013) RT Audience 40%

DVD release: Mar 2013

Pressured by his deceased mother's ghost to return home to the family he abandoned, a former addict grabs a bag of pills and a sack of marijuana and hits the road to Shreveport.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  James Cox
CAST:  Anna Paquin  •  Ryan Phillippe  •  Luke Wilson  •  Powers Boothe

A Christmas Wish (2011) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Dec 2011

MARTHA EVANS has been abandoned by her ne'er-do-well husband, who took all their cash and left her homeless and virtually destitute with her two daughters and stepson. Martha ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Craig Clyde
CAST:  Kristy Swanson  •  Aline Andrade  •  Danielle Chuchran  •  K.C. Clyde

In the Line of Duty: Siege at Marion (1992)

Adam Swapp and his brother Jonathan are suspects in the bombing of Mormon Center in Utah. The brothers and their families hold-up on their farm with provisions and enough ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Charles Haid
CAST:  Dennis Franz  •  Ed Begley, Jr.  •  Paul Le Mat  •  William H. Macy

Unconquered (1989) RT Audience 61%

DVD release: May 2007

In 1962 in Montgomery, Alabama, State Attorney Richard Flowers is one of few willing to fight racial injustices even if it costs him his family's peace.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Dick Lowry
CAST:  Peter Coyote  •  Dermot Mulroney  •  Tess Harper  •  Jenny Robertson