Skye McCole Bartusiak

Skye McCole Bartusiak (September 28, 1992 – July 19, 2014) was an American film and television actress. She appeared in The Patriot, Don't Say a Word, Beyond the Prairie: The True Story of Laura Ingalls Wilder, 24, Boogeyman, and Kill Your Darlings. McCole Bartusiak died in 2014 of an accidental drug overdose.

Against the Ropes (2004)

A fictional story inspired by North America's most famous female boxing promoter, Jackie Kallen. Her struggle to survive and succeed in a male dominated sport.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles S. Dutton
CAST:  Meg Ryan  •  Tony Shalhoub  •  Joe Cortese  •  Kerry Washington

A fictional story inspired by North America's most famous female boxing promoter, Jackie Kallen. Her struggle to survive and succeed in a male dominated sport.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles S. Dutton
CAST:  Meg Ryan  •  Tony Shalhoub  •  Joe Cortese  •  Kerry Washington

Boogeyman (2005)

Every culture has one – the horrible monster fueling young children's nightmares. But for Tim, the Boogeyman still lives in his memories as a creature that devoured his father 16 years earlier. Is the Boogeyman real? Or did Tim make him up to explain why his father ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen T. Kay
CAST:  Emily Deschanel  •  Barry Watson  •  Skye McCole Bartusiak  •  Lucy Lawless

Every culture has one – the horrible monster fueling young children's nightmares. But for Tim, the Boogeyman still lives in his memories as a creature that devoured his father 16 years earlier. Is the Boogeyman real? Or did Tim make him up to explain why his father ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen T. Kay
CAST:  Emily Deschanel  •  Barry Watson  •  Skye McCole Bartusiak  •  Lucy Lawless

Don't Say a Word (2001)

When the daughter of a psychiatrist is kidnapped, he's horrified to discover that the abductors' demand is that he break through to a post traumatic stress disorder suffering young woman who knows a secret..  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Fleder
CAST:  Michael Douglas  •  Sean Bean  •  Brittany Murphy  •  Skye McCole Bartusiak

When the daughter of a psychiatrist is kidnapped, he's horrified to discover that the abductors' demand is that he break through to a post traumatic stress disorder suffering young woman who knows a secret..  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Fleder
CAST:  Michael Douglas  •  Sean Bean  •  Brittany Murphy  •  Skye McCole Bartusiak

Riding in Cars with Boys (2001)

A single mother, with dreams of becoming a writer, has a son at the age of 15 in 1965, and goes through a failed marriage with the drug-addicted father.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Penny Marshall
CAST:  Drew Barrymore  •  Steve Zahn  •  Adam Garcia  •  Brittany Murphy

A single mother, with dreams of becoming a writer, has a son at the age of 15 in 1965, and goes through a failed marriage with the drug-addicted father.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Penny Marshall
CAST:  Drew Barrymore  •  Steve Zahn  •  Adam Garcia  •  Brittany Murphy

The Patriot (2000)

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After proving himself on the field of battle in the French and Indian War, Benjamin Martin wants nothing more to do with such things, preferring the simple life of a farmer. But when his son Gabriel enlists in the army to defend their new nation, America, against ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roland Emmerich
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Heath Ledger  •  Joely Richardson  •  Jason Isaacs

After proving himself on the field of battle in the French and Indian War, Benjamin Martin wants nothing more to do with such things, preferring the simple life of a farmer. But when his son Gabriel enlists in the army to defend their new nation, America, against ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roland Emmerich
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Heath Ledger  •  Joely Richardson  •  Jason Isaacs

The Affair of the Necklace (2001)

In pre-Revolutionary France, a young aristocratic woman left penniless by the political unrest in the country, must avenge her family's fall from grace by scheming to steal a priceless necklace.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Shyer
CAST:  Hilary Swank  •  Simon Baker  •  Christopher Walken  •  Hayden Panettiere

In pre-Revolutionary France, a young aristocratic woman left penniless by the political unrest in the country, must avenge her family's fall from grace by scheming to steal a priceless necklace.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Shyer
CAST:  Hilary Swank  •  Simon Baker  •  Christopher Walken  •  Hayden Panettiere

Love Comes Softly (2003)

Marty is a 19 year old pioneer woman, recently married. She goes west with her husband Clem, hoping to start a new life. But Clem unexpectedly dies, and Marty finds herself alone, two months pregnant. Clark Davis, a widower, offers her a marriage of convenience: ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Landon Jr.
CAST:  Katherine Heigl  •  Dale Midkiff  •  Skye McCole Bartusiak  •  Corbin Bernsen

Marty is a 19 year old pioneer woman, recently married. She goes west with her husband Clem, hoping to start a new life. But Clem unexpectedly dies, and Marty finds herself alone, two months pregnant. Clark Davis, a widower, offers her a marriage of convenience: ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Landon Jr.
CAST:  Katherine Heigl  •  Dale Midkiff  •  Skye McCole Bartusiak  •  Corbin Bernsen

Pineapple (2006)

A Texas publishing exec who's on the wagon and in A.A., walks in on his wife in bed with another man, and in the nasty divorce that follows, he falls off the wagon and takes up Crystal. Alternating between concern for his pre-teen daughter, his enjoyment of rough ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Damian Skinner
CAST:  Steven Chester Prince  •  Eliza Swenson  •  Lee Tergesen  •  Skye McCole Bartusiak

A Texas publishing exec who's on the wagon and in A.A., walks in on his wife in bed with another man, and in the nasty divorce that follows, he falls off the wagon and takes up Crystal. Alternating between concern for his pre-teen daughter, his enjoyment of rough ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Damian Skinner
CAST:  Steven Chester Prince  •  Eliza Swenson  •  Lee Tergesen  •  Skye McCole Bartusiak

Good Day for It (2011)

A man forced to abandon his wife and daughter years earlier must risk his life to settle an old score and reunite his family.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Stagliano
CAST:  Robert Patrick  •  Hal Holbrook  •  Samantha Mathis  •  Mika Boorem

A man forced to abandon his wife and daughter years earlier must risk his life to settle an old score and reunite his family.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Stagliano
CAST:  Robert Patrick  •  Hal Holbrook  •  Samantha Mathis  •  Mika Boorem

The Prophet's Game (2000)

The Prophet has arrived in the ultimate playing ground... Los Angeles. It has taken an innocent childhood game and twisted it into a deadly match of wits, where the only prize is survival. Moving from city to city, The Prophet lures unsuspecting contestants into ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Worth
CAST:  Dennis Hopper  •  Stephanie Zimbalist  •  Robert Yocum  •  Joe Penny

The Prophet has arrived in the ultimate playing ground... Los Angeles. It has taken an innocent childhood game and twisted it into a deadly match of wits, where the only prize is survival. Moving from city to city, The Prophet lures unsuspecting contestants into ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Worth
CAST:  Dennis Hopper  •  Stephanie Zimbalist  •  Robert Yocum  •  Joe Penny

Sick Boy (2011)

Sick Boy stars Skye McCole Bartusiak as Lucy, a young woman who steps in for a friend to take a job babysitting a young boy confined to his room due to a mysterious illness. Lucy begins to suspect the child’s mother, played by horror legend Debbie Rochon, is hiding ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tim T. Cunningham
CAST:  Skye McCole Bartusiak  •  Marc Donato  •  Debbie Rochon  •  Glori Renee Euwer

Sick Boy stars Skye McCole Bartusiak as Lucy, a young woman who steps in for a friend to take a job babysitting a young boy confined to his room due to a mysterious illness. Lucy begins to suspect the child’s mother, played by horror legend Debbie Rochon, is hiding ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tim T. Cunningham
CAST:  Skye McCole Bartusiak  •  Marc Donato  •  Debbie Rochon  •  Glori Renee Euwer

Witness Protection (1999)

Would you be willing to walk away from everyone and everything you've ever known in exchange for your safety? This is the question facing career criminal Bobby "Bats" Batton (Tom Sizemore); on the outs with the mob and facing prosecution for a number of serious ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Pearce
CAST:  Forest Whitaker  •  Tom Sizemore  •  Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio  •  Shawn Hatosy

Would you be willing to walk away from everyone and everything you've ever known in exchange for your safety? This is the question facing career criminal Bobby "Bats" Batton (Tom Sizemore); on the outs with the mob and facing prosecution for a number of serious ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Pearce
CAST:  Forest Whitaker  •  Tom Sizemore  •  Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio  •  Shawn Hatosy

American Primitive (2008)

British widower Harry Goodhart (Tate Donovan) decides to make a fresh start and moves with his teenage daughters (Danielle Savre and Skye McCole Bartusiak) to Cape Cod in 1973. But Harry can't leave behind the secret that threatens to tear his family apart. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gwen Wynne
CAST:  Tate Donovan  •  Adam Pascal  •  Danielle Savre  •  Skye McCole Bartusiak

British widower Harry Goodhart (Tate Donovan) decides to make a fresh start and moves with his teenage daughters (Danielle Savre and Skye McCole Bartusiak) to Cape Cod in 1973. But Harry can't leave behind the secret that threatens to tear his family apart. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gwen Wynne
CAST:  Tate Donovan  •  Adam Pascal  •  Danielle Savre  •  Skye McCole Bartusiak

Kill Your Darlings (2006)

A desperate young writer is lured on a wild ride through the desert by a mysterious woman in this darkly comic take on the all-American road trip. Along the way they cross paths with a hapless mobster, a 6 foot transvestite and a lovesick housewife, all on the way ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Björne Larson
CAST:  Lolita Davidovich  •  Alexander Skarsgård  •  Julie Benz  •  John Larroquette

A desperate young writer is lured on a wild ride through the desert by a mysterious woman in this darkly comic take on the all-American road trip. Along the way they cross paths with a hapless mobster, a 6 foot transvestite and a lovesick housewife, all on the way ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Björne Larson
CAST:  Lolita Davidovich  •  Alexander Skarsgård  •  Julie Benz  •  John Larroquette

A Fix (2008)

When is enough...enough? Pyper Blevins has been bullied by Natalie Coleman since she was five years old. Her bullying comes to a climax in their senior year of high school when a tragic event alters their lives forever.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Darren J. Butler
CAST:  Skye McCole Bartusiak  •  Hailey Anne Nelson  •  Bridget Lappert  •  Andrew Sybert

When is enough...enough? Pyper Blevins has been bullied by Natalie Coleman since she was five years old. Her bullying comes to a climax in their senior year of high school when a tragic event alters their lives forever.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Darren J. Butler
CAST:  Skye McCole Bartusiak  •  Hailey Anne Nelson  •  Bridget Lappert  •  Andrew Sybert

Beyond the Prairie, Part 2: The True Story of Laura Ingalls Wilder Continues (2002)

Laura, her husband Almanzo and their daughter Rose leave South Dakota and head for Missouri in search of a better, more financially stable life. It's a daunting journey, but they're sustained by their resolve. However, they're faced with an even greater challenge ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marcus Cole
CAST:  Meredith Monroe  •  Walton Goggins  •  Richard Thomas  •  Lindsay Crouse

Laura, her husband Almanzo and their daughter Rose leave South Dakota and head for Missouri in search of a better, more financially stable life. It's a daunting journey, but they're sustained by their resolve. However, they're faced with an even greater challenge ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marcus Cole
CAST:  Meredith Monroe  •  Walton Goggins  •  Richard Thomas  •  Lindsay Crouse

The Vest (2003)

When a third-grader wears a homemade vest to school and gets teased for it, her reaction surprises even herself and leaves her with a lot of explaining to do (or not do) back at home.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Gutrecht
CAST:  Skye McCole Bartusiak  •  Enrico Colantoni  •  Kellie Waymire  •  Gage Golightly

When a third-grader wears a homemade vest to school and gets teased for it, her reaction surprises even herself and leaves her with a lot of explaining to do (or not do) back at home.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Gutrecht
CAST:  Skye McCole Bartusiak  •  Enrico Colantoni  •  Kellie Waymire  •  Gage Golightly

Love's Abiding Joy (2006)

The continued Westward journey of settlers Missie and Willie Lahaye. Their roots now firmly planted as they set up homestead in the far West, Missie begins to realize her passion for teaching as Willie cares for the couple's young daughter Kathy while expanding the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Landon Jr.
CAST:  Erin Cottrell  •  Logan Bartholomew  •  William Morgan Sheppard  •  James Tupper

The continued Westward journey of settlers Missie and Willie Lahaye. Their roots now firmly planted as they set up homestead in the far West, Missie begins to realize her passion for teaching as Willie cares for the couple's young daughter Kathy while expanding the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Landon Jr.
CAST:  Erin Cottrell  •  Logan Bartholomew  •  William Morgan Sheppard  •  James Tupper