Elizabeth Reaser

Elizabeth Ann Reaser (born June 15, 1975) is an American film, television, and stage actress. Her work includes the films Stay, The Family Stone, and The Twilight Saga and the TV series Saved, Grey's Anatomy and The Ex-List.

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The Family Stone (2005)

An uptight, conservative businesswoman accompanies her boyfriend to his eccentric and outgoing family's annual Christmas celebration and finds that she's a fish out of water in their free-spirited way of life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thomas Bezucha
CAST:  Claire Danes  •  Diane Keaton  •  Rachel McAdams  •  Dermot Mulroney

An uptight, conservative businesswoman accompanies her boyfriend to his eccentric and outgoing family's annual Christmas celebration and finds that she's a fish out of water in their free-spirited way of life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thomas Bezucha
CAST:  Claire Danes  •  Diane Keaton  •  Rachel McAdams  •  Dermot Mulroney

The Believer (2001)

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A hardcore US racist skinhead who, because of his intelligence, leads a gang dedicated to fighting the enemy: the supposed American-Jewish conspiracy for domination. However, he's hiding a secret: he's Jewish-born, a brilliant scholar whose questioning of the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Henry Bean
CAST:  Ryan Gosling  •  Summer Phoenix  •  Theresa Russell  •  Billy Zane

A hardcore US racist skinhead who, because of his intelligence, leads a gang dedicated to fighting the enemy: the supposed American-Jewish conspiracy for domination. However, he's hiding a secret: he's Jewish-born, a brilliant scholar whose questioning of the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Henry Bean
CAST:  Ryan Gosling  •  Summer Phoenix  •  Theresa Russell  •  Billy Zane

Stay (2005)

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Psychiatrist Sam Foster has a new patient, Henry Letham, who claims to be suicidal. In trying to diagnose him, Sam visits Henry's prior therapist and also finds Henry's mother -- even though Henry has said that he murdered both of his parents. As reality starts to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marc Forster
CAST:  Ewan McGregor  •  Ryan Gosling  •  Naomi Watts  •  Kate Burton

Psychiatrist Sam Foster has a new patient, Henry Letham, who claims to be suicidal. In trying to diagnose him, Sam visits Henry's prior therapist and also finds Henry's mother -- even though Henry has said that he murdered both of his parents. As reality starts to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marc Forster
CAST:  Ewan McGregor  •  Ryan Gosling  •  Naomi Watts  •  Kate Burton

Thirteen Conversations About One Thing (2001)

The lives of a lawyer, an actuary, a housecleaner, a professor, and the people around them intersect as they ponder order and happiness in the face of life's cold unpredictability.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jill Sprecher
CAST:  John Turturro  •  Clea DuVall  •  Matthew McConaughey  •  Amy Irving

The lives of a lawyer, an actuary, a housecleaner, a professor, and the people around them intersect as they ponder order and happiness in the face of life's cold unpredictability.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jill Sprecher
CAST:  John Turturro  •  Clea DuVall  •  Matthew McConaughey  •  Amy Irving

The Art of Getting By (2011)

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George, a lonely and fatalistic teen who's made it all the way to his senior year without ever having done a real day of work, is befriended by Sally, a popular but complicated girl who recognizes in him a kindred spirit.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin Wiesen
CAST:  Freddie Highmore  •  Emma Roberts  •  Michael Angarano  •  Elizabeth Reaser

George, a lonely and fatalistic teen who's made it all the way to his senior year without ever having done a real day of work, is befriended by Sally, a popular but complicated girl who recognizes in him a kindred spirit.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin Wiesen
CAST:  Freddie Highmore  •  Emma Roberts  •  Michael Angarano  •  Elizabeth Reaser

The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 (2011)

The new found married bliss of Bella Swan and vampire Edward Cullen is cut short when a series of betrayals and misfortunes threatens to destroy their world.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bill Condon
CAST:  Kristen Stewart  •  Robert Pattinson  •  Taylor Lautner  •  Ashley Greene

The new found married bliss of Bella Swan and vampire Edward Cullen is cut short when a series of betrayals and misfortunes threatens to destroy their world.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bill Condon
CAST:  Kristen Stewart  •  Robert Pattinson  •  Taylor Lautner  •  Ashley Greene

Liberal Arts (2012)

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Newly single, 35, and uninspired by his job, Jesse Fisher worries that his best days are behind him. But no matter how much he buries his head in a book, life keeps pulling Jesse back. When his favorite college professor invites him to campus to speak at his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Josh Radnor
CAST:  Josh Radnor  •  Elizabeth Olsen  •  Richard Jenkins  •  Zac Efron

Newly single, 35, and uninspired by his job, Jesse Fisher worries that his best days are behind him. But no matter how much he buries his head in a book, life keeps pulling Jesse back. When his favorite college professor invites him to campus to speak at his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Josh Radnor
CAST:  Josh Radnor  •  Elizabeth Olsen  •  Richard Jenkins  •  Zac Efron

Young Adult (2011)

A divorced writer from the Midwest returns to her hometown to reconnect with an old flame, who's now married with a family.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jason Reitman
CAST:  Charlize Theron  •  Patton Oswalt  •  Patrick Wilson  •  Elizabeth Reaser

A divorced writer from the Midwest returns to her hometown to reconnect with an old flame, who's now married with a family.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jason Reitman
CAST:  Charlize Theron  •  Patton Oswalt  •  Patrick Wilson  •  Elizabeth Reaser

The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 (2012)

After the birth of Renesmee, the Cullens gather other vampire clans in order to protect the child from a false allegation that puts the family in front of the Volturi.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bill Condon
CAST:  Kristen Stewart  •  Robert Pattinson  •  Taylor Lautner  •  Peter Facinelli

After the birth of Renesmee, the Cullens gather other vampire clans in order to protect the child from a false allegation that puts the family in front of the Volturi.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bill Condon
CAST:  Kristen Stewart  •  Robert Pattinson  •  Taylor Lautner  •  Peter Facinelli

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010)

Bella once again finds herself surrounded by danger as Seattle is ravaged by a string of mysterious killings and a malicious vampire continues her quest for revenge. In the midst of it all, she is forced to choose between her love for Edward and her friendship with ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Slade
CAST:  Kristen Stewart  •  Robert Pattinson  •  Taylor Lautner  •  Ashley Greene

Bella once again finds herself surrounded by danger as Seattle is ravaged by a string of mysterious killings and a malicious vampire continues her quest for revenge. In the midst of it all, she is forced to choose between her love for Edward and her friendship with ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Slade
CAST:  Kristen Stewart  •  Robert Pattinson  •  Taylor Lautner  •  Ashley Greene

The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009)

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Forks, Washington resident Bella Swan is reeling from the departure of her vampire love, Edward Cullen, and finds comfort in her friendship with Jacob Black, a werewolf. But before she knows it, she's thrust into a centuries-old conflict, and her desire to be with ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chris Weitz
CAST:  Kristen Stewart  •  Robert Pattinson  •  Taylor Lautner  •  Billy Burke

Forks, Washington resident Bella Swan is reeling from the departure of her vampire love, Edward Cullen, and finds comfort in her friendship with Jacob Black, a werewolf. But before she knows it, she's thrust into a centuries-old conflict, and her desire to be with ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chris Weitz
CAST:  Kristen Stewart  •  Robert Pattinson  •  Taylor Lautner  •  Billy Burke

Against the Current (2009)

Struggling with a tragic past, a man with an urgent calling enlists two friends to help him swim the length of the Hudson River.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Callahan
CAST:  Joseph Fiennes  •  Justin Kirk  •  Samantha Sherman  •  Elizabeth Reaser

Struggling with a tragic past, a man with an urgent calling enlists two friends to help him swim the length of the Hudson River.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Callahan
CAST:  Joseph Fiennes  •  Justin Kirk  •  Samantha Sherman  •  Elizabeth Reaser

The Wedding Weekend (2006)

A group of guys who sang together in a college a cappella group reunite 15 years later to perform at a friend's wedding and discover how their lives have progressed -- and in some cases regressed -- since their college heyday.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bruce Leddy
CAST:  David Harbour  •  Mark Feuerstein  •  Molly Shannon  •  Reg Rogers

A group of guys who sang together in a college a cappella group reunite 15 years later to perform at a friend's wedding and discover how their lives have progressed -- and in some cases regressed -- since their college heyday.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bruce Leddy
CAST:  David Harbour  •  Mark Feuerstein  •  Molly Shannon  •  Reg Rogers

Twilight (2008)

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When Bella Swan moves to a small town in the Pacific Northwest, she falls in love with Edward Cullen, a mysterious classmate who reveals himself to be a 108-year-old vampire. Despite Edward's repeated cautions, Bella can't stay away from him, a fatal move that ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Catherine Hardwicke
CAST:  Kristen Stewart  •  Robert Pattinson  •  Billy Burke  •  Taylor Lautner

When Bella Swan moves to a small town in the Pacific Northwest, she falls in love with Edward Cullen, a mysterious classmate who reveals himself to be a 108-year-old vampire. Despite Edward's repeated cautions, Bella can't stay away from him, a fatal move that ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Catherine Hardwicke
CAST:  Kristen Stewart  •  Robert Pattinson  •  Billy Burke  •  Taylor Lautner

Purple Violets (2007)

Patti Petalson is a promising writer, but her marriage and conventional job keep her from her dream. She longs to return to her writing, especially after running into her first love Brian Callahan, a successful crime novelist. Kate is Patti's best friend since ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edward Burns
CAST:  Selma Blair  •  Patrick Wilson  •  Edward Burns  •  Debra Messing

Patti Petalson is a promising writer, but her marriage and conventional job keep her from her dream. She longs to return to her writing, especially after running into her first love Brian Callahan, a successful crime novelist. Kate is Patti's best friend since ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edward Burns
CAST:  Selma Blair  •  Patrick Wilson  •  Edward Burns  •  Debra Messing

Sweet Land (2005)

Set in 1920, Inge travels from Germany to rural Minnesota in order to meet the man destined to be her husband.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ali Selim
CAST:  Elizabeth Reaser  •  Tim Guinee  •  Alan Cumming  •  Patrick Heusinger

Set in 1920, Inge travels from Germany to rural Minnesota in order to meet the man destined to be her husband.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ali Selim
CAST:  Elizabeth Reaser  •  Tim Guinee  •  Alan Cumming  •  Patrick Heusinger

Mind the Gap (2004)

Five seemingly unrelated people decide to take huge risks in their personal lives in an effort to find happiness.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Eric Schaeffer
CAST:  Alan King  •  Elizabeth Reaser  •  Eric Schaeffer  •  Christopher Kovaleski

Five seemingly unrelated people decide to take huge risks in their personal lives in an effort to find happiness.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Eric Schaeffer
CAST:  Alan King  •  Elizabeth Reaser  •  Eric Schaeffer  •  Christopher Kovaleski

Ouija: Origin of Evil (2016)

In 1965 Los Angeles, a widowed mother and her two daughters add a new stunt to bolster their séance scam business and unwittingly invite authentic evil into their home. When the youngest daughter is overtaken by the merciless spirit, this small family confronts ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Flanagan
CAST:  Elizabeth Reaser  •  Annalise Basso  •  Lulu Wilson  •  Henry Thomas

In 1965 Los Angeles, a widowed mother and her two daughters add a new stunt to bolster their séance scam business and unwittingly invite authentic evil into their home. When the youngest daughter is overtaken by the merciless spirit, this small family confronts ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Flanagan
CAST:  Elizabeth Reaser  •  Annalise Basso  •  Lulu Wilson  •  Henry Thomas

Hello, My Name Is Doris (2015)

A self-help seminar inspires a sixty-something woman to romantically pursue her younger co-worker.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Showalter
CAST:  Sally Field  •  Max Greenfield  •  Beth Behrs  •  Stephen Root

A self-help seminar inspires a sixty-something woman to romantically pursue her younger co-worker.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Showalter
CAST:  Sally Field  •  Max Greenfield  •  Beth Behrs  •  Stephen Root

One & Two (2015)

In an isolated farmhouse, located in the middle of nowhere and surrounded by a mysterious wooden wall, Zac and Eva, two siblings gifted with extraordinary abilities, endure every day the wrath of their strict father while witnessing how a cruel sickness lurks their ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Andrew Droz Palermo
CAST:  Kiernan Shipka  •  Timothée Chalamet  •  Elizabeth Reaser  •  Grant Bowler

In an isolated farmhouse, located in the middle of nowhere and surrounded by a mysterious wooden wall, Zac and Eva, two siblings gifted with extraordinary abilities, endure every day the wrath of their strict father while witnessing how a cruel sickness lurks their ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Andrew Droz Palermo
CAST:  Kiernan Shipka  •  Timothée Chalamet  •  Elizabeth Reaser  •  Grant Bowler
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