Donovan Leitch

Donovan Jerome Leitch (born 16 August 1967) is a British-born American actor. He is a member of the band Camp Freddy, and was a founding member of neo-glam group Nancy Boy along with Jason Nesmith (son of The Monkees' Michael Nesmith). Leitch appeared in the films ...And God Created Woman (1988 remake), Breakin' 2: Electric Boogaloo, Glory (portraying Charles Fessenden Morse), Cutting Class, The Blob, The In Crowd, Jack the Bear and I Shot Andy Warhol, among others. Description above from the Wikipedia article Donovan Leitch, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Cutting Class (1989)

High school student Paula Carson's affections are being sought after by two of her classmates: Dwight, the "bad boy", and Brian, a disturbed young man who has just been released from a mental hospital where he was committed following the suspicious death of his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rospo Pallenberg
CAST:  Donovan Leitch  •  Jill Schoelen  •  Brad Pitt  •  Roddy McDowall

High school student Paula Carson's affections are being sought after by two of her classmates: Dwight, the "bad boy", and Brian, a disturbed young man who has just been released from a mental hospital where he was committed following the suspicious death of his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rospo Pallenberg
CAST:  Donovan Leitch  •  Jill Schoelen  •  Brad Pitt  •  Roddy McDowall

Gas Food Lodging (1992)

In the boring desert of New Mexico, a single mother raises her two teenage daughters, Shade and Trudi, whose deepest desire is to leave the dead calm town. Shade is the type to escape in her extravagant fantasies while Trudi is so rebelious it could drive her away.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Allison Anders
CAST:  Brooke Adams  •  Ione Skye  •  Fairuza Balk  •  James Brolin

In the boring desert of New Mexico, a single mother raises her two teenage daughters, Shade and Trudi, whose deepest desire is to leave the dead calm town. Shade is the type to escape in her extravagant fantasies while Trudi is so rebelious it could drive her away.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Allison Anders
CAST:  Brooke Adams  •  Ione Skye  •  Fairuza Balk  •  James Brolin

Glory (1989)

Robert Gould Shaw leads the US Civil War's first all-black volunteer company, fighting prejudices of both his own Union army and the Confederates.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edward Zwick
CAST:  Matthew Broderick  •  Denzel Washington  •  Cary Elwes  •  Morgan Freeman

Robert Gould Shaw leads the US Civil War's first all-black volunteer company, fighting prejudices of both his own Union army and the Confederates.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edward Zwick
CAST:  Matthew Broderick  •  Denzel Washington  •  Cary Elwes  •  Morgan Freeman

Whether You Like It or Not: The Story of Hedwig (2003)

Documentary about the creation of the stage musical "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" and its subsequent film adaptation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Laura Nix
CAST:  John Cameron Mitchell  •  Stephen Trask  •  Miriam Shor  •  Jack Steeb

Documentary about the creation of the stage musical "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" and its subsequent film adaptation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Laura Nix
CAST:  John Cameron Mitchell  •  Stephen Trask  •  Miriam Shor  •  Jack Steeb

Last Party 2000 (2001)

Filmed over the last six months of the 2000 Presidential election, Phillip Seymour Hoffman starts documenting the campaign at the Republican and Democratic National Conventions, but spends more time outside, in the street protests and police actions than in the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Donovan Leitch  •  Rebecca Chaiklin
CAST:  Philip Seymour Hoffman  •  Ben Harper  •  Noam Chomsky

Filmed over the last six months of the 2000 Presidential election, Phillip Seymour Hoffman starts documenting the campaign at the Republican and Democratic National Conventions, but spends more time outside, in the street protests and police actions than in the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Donovan Leitch  •  Rebecca Chaiklin
CAST:  Philip Seymour Hoffman  •  Ben Harper  •  Noam Chomsky

The In Crowd (1988)

A young man of the rock and roll generation is in his senior year of high school. When one day he successfully gets on a popular teen dance television show he becomes a star. The plot follows him as he lives his new life in his new world. What he finds are adoring ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Rosenthal
CAST:  Donovan Leitch  •  Joe Pantoliano  •  Jennifer Runyon  •  Bruce Kirby

A young man of the rock and roll generation is in his senior year of high school. When one day he successfully gets on a popular teen dance television show he becomes a star. The plot follows him as he lives his new life in his new world. What he finds are adoring ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Rosenthal
CAST:  Donovan Leitch  •  Joe Pantoliano  •  Jennifer Runyon  •  Bruce Kirby

Men Make Women Crazy Theory

What I wanted to explain in my movie was to show the pain that poeple go through when they are not sure of themselves in a relation. In this way, 'Men Make Women Crazy Theory' focuses on the pain of having to face a person whose love doesn't come up to what you ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Zoe R. Cassavetes
CAST:  Alexia Landeau  •  Donovan Leitch  •  Ione Skye  •  Russell Steinberg

What I wanted to explain in my movie was to show the pain that poeple go through when they are not sure of themselves in a relation. In this way, 'Men Make Women Crazy Theory' focuses on the pain of having to face a person whose love doesn't come up to what you ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Zoe R. Cassavetes
CAST:  Alexia Landeau  •  Donovan Leitch  •  Ione Skye  •  Russell Steinberg

The '60s (1999)

The Herlihys are a working class family from Chicago whose three children take wildly divergent paths: Brian joins the Marines right out of High School and goes to Vietnam..  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Piznarski
CAST:  Josh Hamilton  •  Julia Stiles  •  Jerry O'Connell  •  Jeremy Sisto

The Herlihys are a working class family from Chicago whose three children take wildly divergent paths: Brian joins the Marines right out of High School and goes to Vietnam..  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Piznarski
CAST:  Josh Hamilton  •  Julia Stiles  •  Jerry O'Connell  •  Jeremy Sisto

Dark Horse (1992)

14 year old Allison has to go to a horse farm. With all the horses and the help of the owner Susan Hadley she finds new sense in her life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Hemmings
CAST:  Ed Begley Jr.  •  Mimi Rogers  •  Ari Meyers  •  Donovan Leitch

14 year old Allison has to go to a horse farm. With all the horses and the help of the owner Susan Hadley she finds new sense in her life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Hemmings
CAST:  Ed Begley Jr.  •  Mimi Rogers  •  Ari Meyers  •  Donovan Leitch

Big City Blues (1997)

A collection of characters threaten to cross paths, unknowingly, during a night in the big city. The film focuses on two hit men (Reynolds and Forsythe) who are bound to collide with Cates, a beautiful prostitute.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Clive Fleury
CAST:  Burt Reynolds  •  William Forsythe  •  Giancarlo Esposito  •  Arye Gross

A collection of characters threaten to cross paths, unknowingly, during a night in the big city. The film focuses on two hit men (Reynolds and Forsythe) who are bound to collide with Cates, a beautiful prostitute.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Clive Fleury
CAST:  Burt Reynolds  •  William Forsythe  •  Giancarlo Esposito  •  Arye Gross

And God Created Woman (1988)

In this variation on director Vadim's own, more acclaimed Et Dieu Créa La Femme (1956, the same title in French), the vamp Robin Shea marries charming carpenter Billy Moran, only to get out of prison, but soon decides to seduce James Tiernan, who runs for state ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roger Vadim
CAST:  Rebecca De Mornay  •  Vincent Spano  •  Frank Langella  •  Donovan Leitch

In this variation on director Vadim's own, more acclaimed Et Dieu Créa La Femme (1956, the same title in French), the vamp Robin Shea marries charming carpenter Billy Moran, only to get out of prison, but soon decides to seduce James Tiernan, who runs for state ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roger Vadim
CAST:  Rebecca De Mornay  •  Vincent Spano  •  Frank Langella  •  Donovan Leitch

Love Kills (1999)

A masseur gets mixed up in the family plots at the mansion of a recently deceased Beverly Hills millionaire.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mario Van Peebles
CAST:  Mario Van Peebles  •  Lesley Ann Warren  •  Donovan Leitch  •  Loretta Devine

A masseur gets mixed up in the family plots at the mansion of a recently deceased Beverly Hills millionaire.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mario Van Peebles
CAST:  Mario Van Peebles  •  Lesley Ann Warren  •  Donovan Leitch  •  Loretta Devine

The Blob (1988)

Remake of the 1958 horror sci-fi about a deadly blob which is the spawn of a secret government germ warfare project which consumes everyone in its path. Teenagers try in vain to warn the townsfolk, who refuse to take them seriously, while government agents try to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chuck Russell
CAST:  Kevin Dillon  •  Shawnee Smith  •  Donovan Leitch  •  Jeffrey DeMunn

Remake of the 1958 horror sci-fi about a deadly blob which is the spawn of a secret government germ warfare project which consumes everyone in its path. Teenagers try in vain to warn the townsfolk, who refuse to take them seriously, while government agents try to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chuck Russell
CAST:  Kevin Dillon  •  Shawnee Smith  •  Donovan Leitch  •  Jeffrey DeMunn

The Abduction of Allison Tate (1986)

When wealthy real estate developer Richard Tate seizes land belonging to a Native American tribe for his next construction project, a group of young men from the tribe decide to kidnap Tate's daughter Allison as a means of persuading her father to abandon the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Leder
CAST:  Barbara Bosson  •  Hank Cheyne  •  Sondra Currie  •  Leslie Hope

When wealthy real estate developer Richard Tate seizes land belonging to a Native American tribe for his next construction project, a group of young men from the tribe decide to kidnap Tate's daughter Allison as a means of persuading her father to abandon the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Leder
CAST:  Barbara Bosson  •  Hank Cheyne  •  Sondra Currie  •  Leslie Hope

Bed, Bath and Beyond (1996)

Dominique is desperate to to play the title role in her husband Jean Claude's bio-pic "No Sunrise for Selena," but why won't Jean Claude cast his voluptuous British bombshell wife as the beloved Tejano pop star? Could it be the influence of his Latina temptress of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sofia Coppola  •  Ione Skye  •  Andrew Durham
CAST:  María Luisa Mosquera  •  Roman Coppola  •  Amanda de Cadenet  •  Jaqueline De La Fontaine

Dominique is desperate to to play the title role in her husband Jean Claude's bio-pic "No Sunrise for Selena," but why won't Jean Claude cast his voluptuous British bombshell wife as the beloved Tejano pop star? Could it be the influence of his Latina temptress of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sofia Coppola  •  Ione Skye  •  Andrew Durham
CAST:  María Luisa Mosquera  •  Roman Coppola  •  Amanda de Cadenet  •  Jaqueline De La Fontaine

The Size of Watermelons (1997)

Alex is the definition of loser. He has no, nor has he ever had, friends. His life has no direction and he has a stupid haircut. While attending the Venice Beach Art School, he meets Lizzy, Patrick and Gnome, who become his friends. When Alex figures out he should ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kari Skogland
CAST:  Donal Logue  •  Donovan Leitch  •  Marissa Ribisi  •  Ione Skye

Alex is the definition of loser. He has no, nor has he ever had, friends. His life has no direction and he has a stupid haircut. While attending the Venice Beach Art School, he meets Lizzy, Patrick and Gnome, who become his friends. When Alex figures out he should ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kari Skogland
CAST:  Donal Logue  •  Donovan Leitch  •  Marissa Ribisi  •  Ione Skye