Alan Rudolph

Alan Steven Rudolph (born 18 December 1943) is an American film director and screenwriter. Description above from the Wikipedia article Alan Rudolph, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Choose Me (1984)

Several lost-soul night-owls, including a nightclub owner, a talkback radio relationships counseller, and an itinerant stranger have encounters that expose their contradictions and anxieties about love and acceptance.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Geneviève Bujold  •  Keith Carradine  •  Lesley Ann Warren  •  Patrick Bauchau

Several lost-soul night-owls, including a nightclub owner, a talkback radio relationships counseller, and an itinerant stranger have encounters that expose their contradictions and anxieties about love and acceptance.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Geneviève Bujold  •  Keith Carradine  •  Lesley Ann Warren  •  Patrick Bauchau

Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle (1994)

Dorothy Parker remembers the heyday of the Algonquin Round Table, a circle of friends whose barbed wit, like hers, was fueled by alcohol and flirted with despair.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  Campbell Scott  •  Matthew Broderick  •  Gwyneth Paltrow

Dorothy Parker remembers the heyday of the Algonquin Round Table, a circle of friends whose barbed wit, like hers, was fueled by alcohol and flirted with despair.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  Campbell Scott  •  Matthew Broderick  •  Gwyneth Paltrow

Roadie (1980)

A young Texas good ol' boy has a knack with electronic equipment, and that talent gets him a job as a roadie with a raucous traveling rock-and-roll show.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Meat Loaf  •  Art Carney  •  Alice Cooper  •  Rhonda Bates

A young Texas good ol' boy has a knack with electronic equipment, and that talent gets him a job as a roadie with a raucous traveling rock-and-roll show.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Meat Loaf  •  Art Carney  •  Alice Cooper  •  Rhonda Bates

The Moderns (1988)

Nick Hart is a struggling American artist who lives amongst the expatriate community in 1920s Paris. He spends most of his time drinking and socializing in local café's and pestering gallery owner Libby Valentin to sell his paintings. He becomes involved in a plot ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Keith Carradine  •  Linda Fiorentino  •  John Lone  •  Geneviève Bujold

Nick Hart is a struggling American artist who lives amongst the expatriate community in 1920s Paris. He spends most of his time drinking and socializing in local café's and pestering gallery owner Libby Valentin to sell his paintings. He becomes involved in a plot ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Keith Carradine  •  Linda Fiorentino  •  John Lone  •  Geneviève Bujold

The Player (1992)

A Hollywood studio executive is being sent death threats by a writer whose script he rejected - but which one?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Tim Robbins  •  Greta Scacchi  •  Fred Ward  •  Whoopi Goldberg

A Hollywood studio executive is being sent death threats by a writer whose script he rejected - but which one?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Tim Robbins  •  Greta Scacchi  •  Fred Ward  •  Whoopi Goldberg

Welcome to L.A. (1976)

The lives of a group of Hollywood neurotics intersect over the Christmas holidays. Foremost among them, a songwriter visits Los Angeles to work on a singer's album. The gig, unbeknownst to him, is being bankrolled by his estranged father, a dairy magnate, who hopes ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Keith Carradine  •  Sally Kellerman  •  Geraldine Chaplin  •  Viveca Lindfors

The lives of a group of Hollywood neurotics intersect over the Christmas holidays. Foremost among them, a songwriter visits Los Angeles to work on a singer's album. The gig, unbeknownst to him, is being bankrolled by his estranged father, a dairy magnate, who hopes ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Keith Carradine  •  Sally Kellerman  •  Geraldine Chaplin  •  Viveca Lindfors

Afterglow (1997)

A handyman with marital problems meets a housewife with the same.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Nick Nolte  •  Julie Christie  •  Lara Flynn Boyle  •  Jonny Lee Miller

A handyman with marital problems meets a housewife with the same.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Nick Nolte  •  Julie Christie  •  Lara Flynn Boyle  •  Jonny Lee Miller

Trixie (2000)

Passed over at work and numbed after she witnesses a colleague's murder, security guard Trixie Zurbo takes a relatively easy job at a lakefront casino, working undercover keeping an eye out for pickpockets. Trixie meets an assortment of colorful regulars: Kirk ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Emily Watson  •  Nick Nolte  •  Dermot Mulroney  •  Nathan Lane

Passed over at work and numbed after she witnesses a colleague's murder, security guard Trixie Zurbo takes a relatively easy job at a lakefront casino, working undercover keeping an eye out for pickpockets. Trixie meets an assortment of colorful regulars: Kirk ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Emily Watson  •  Nick Nolte  •  Dermot Mulroney  •  Nathan Lane

Breakfast of Champions (1999)

A portrait of a fictional town in the mid west that is home to a group of idiosyncratic and slightly neurotic characters. Dwayne Hoover is a wealthy car dealer-ship owner that's on the brink of suicide and is losing touch with reality.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Bruce Willis  •  Albert Finney  •  Nick Nolte  •  Barbara Hershey

A portrait of a fictional town in the mid west that is home to a group of idiosyncratic and slightly neurotic characters. Dwayne Hoover is a wealthy car dealer-ship owner that's on the brink of suicide and is losing touch with reality.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Bruce Willis  •  Albert Finney  •  Nick Nolte  •  Barbara Hershey

Premonition (1972)

A student hippie and his friends share deadly premonitions.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Carl Crow  •  Tim Ray  •  Winfrey Hester Hill  •  Judith Patterson

A student hippie and his friends share deadly premonitions.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Carl Crow  •  Tim Ray  •  Winfrey Hester Hill  •  Judith Patterson

Return Engagement (1983)

Return Engagement is a 1983 documentary film directed by Alan Rudolph about the tour debate between Timothy Leary and G. Gordon Liddy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  G. Gordon Liddy  •  Timothy Leary

Return Engagement is a 1983 documentary film directed by Alan Rudolph about the tour debate between Timothy Leary and G. Gordon Liddy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  G. Gordon Liddy  •  Timothy Leary

Barn of the Naked Dead (1974)

Three showgirls on their way to Las Vegas have car trouble and are stuck all night out in the desert. The next morning cheerful Andre offers them help in fixing their car. However, Andre is really a maniac with a lot of family problems; his mother ran out on him ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Andrew Prine  •  Manuela Thiess  •  Sherry Alberoni  •  Gyl Roland

Three showgirls on their way to Las Vegas have car trouble and are stuck all night out in the desert. The next morning cheerful Andre offers them help in fixing their car. However, Andre is really a maniac with a lot of family problems; his mother ran out on him ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Andrew Prine  •  Manuela Thiess  •  Sherry Alberoni  •  Gyl Roland

Hollywood Mavericks (1990)

A documentary focusing on seventeen maverick directors who were not afraid to break the rules of filmmaking to advance their art. Among the classic directors profiled are D.W. Griffith, Josef von Sternberg, Erich Von Stroheim, and Preston Sturges up until more ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Florence Dauman  •  Dale Ann Stieber
CAST:  Robert Altman  •  Peter Bogdanovich  •  Francis Ford Coppola  •  Robert De Niro

A documentary focusing on seventeen maverick directors who were not afraid to break the rules of filmmaking to advance their art. Among the classic directors profiled are D.W. Griffith, Josef von Sternberg, Erich Von Stroheim, and Preston Sturges up until more ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Florence Dauman  •  Dale Ann Stieber
CAST:  Robert Altman  •  Peter Bogdanovich  •  Francis Ford Coppola  •  Robert De Niro

Endangered Species (1982)

Thriller about a New York ex-cop and an attractive female sheriff who fall in love while investigating a string of mysterious cattle mutilations in a small Colorado town. Urich is great as Reuben Castle, the retired alcoholic police lieutenant out visiting the town ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Robert Urich  •  JoBeth Williams  •  Paul Dooley  •  Hoyt Axton

Thriller about a New York ex-cop and an attractive female sheriff who fall in love while investigating a string of mysterious cattle mutilations in a small Colorado town. Urich is great as Reuben Castle, the retired alcoholic police lieutenant out visiting the town ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Robert Urich  •  JoBeth Williams  •  Paul Dooley  •  Hoyt Axton

Equinox (1992)

Henry Petosa and Freddy Ace are twins who were separated being babies, and they do not know each other. Henry was adopted by a honest man, while Freddy becomes a gangster. Henry is very shy and has a lot of mental troubles. The film melts the two stories by a young ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Matthew Modine  •  Lara Flynn Boyle  •  Fred Ward  •  Tyra Ferrell

Henry Petosa and Freddy Ace are twins who were separated being babies, and they do not know each other. Henry was adopted by a honest man, while Freddy becomes a gangster. Henry is very shy and has a lot of mental troubles. The film melts the two stories by a young ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Matthew Modine  •  Lara Flynn Boyle  •  Fred Ward  •  Tyra Ferrell

Songwriter (1984)

Doc Jenkins is a country music star who's become fed up with the industry. With some help from Blackie Buck, his old partner, and Gilda, a rising star he's been mentoring, he tries to get back at Rodeo Rocky, a ruthless promoter who's swindled him out of the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Willie Nelson  •  Kris Kristofferson  •  Melinda Dillon  •  Rip Torn

Doc Jenkins is a country music star who's become fed up with the industry. With some help from Blackie Buck, his old partner, and Gilda, a rising star he's been mentoring, he tries to get back at Rodeo Rocky, a ruthless promoter who's swindled him out of the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Willie Nelson  •  Kris Kristofferson  •  Melinda Dillon  •  Rip Torn

Love at Large (1990)

Vampish miss Dolan hires hardboiled P.I. Harry Dobbs to tail her shady boyfriend. Harry realizes that the man leads a double life but then his client disappears. Harry teams up with his own tail, P.I. Stella Wynkowski, to clear things up.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Tom Berenger  •  Elizabeth Perkins  •  Anne Archer  •  Kate Capshaw

Vampish miss Dolan hires hardboiled P.I. Harry Dobbs to tail her shady boyfriend. Harry realizes that the man leads a double life but then his client disappears. Harry teams up with his own tail, P.I. Stella Wynkowski, to clear things up.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Tom Berenger  •  Elizabeth Perkins  •  Anne Archer  •  Kate Capshaw

Remember My Name (1978)

Just released from prison, a young woman arrives in town to "start a new life", but soon begins stalking a married construction worker for no apparent reason, turning his life inside out and eventually terrorizing him and his wife.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Geraldine Chaplin  •  Anthony Perkins  •  Moses Gunn  •  Berry Berenson

Just released from prison, a young woman arrives in town to "start a new life", but soon begins stalking a married construction worker for no apparent reason, turning his life inside out and eventually terrorizing him and his wife.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Geraldine Chaplin  •  Anthony Perkins  •  Moses Gunn  •  Berry Berenson

Trouble in Mind (1985)

The lives of an ex-con, a coffee-shop owner, and a young couple looking to make it rich intersect in the fictional and hypnotic Rain City.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Kris Kristofferson  •  Keith Carradine  •  Lori Singer  •  Geneviève Bujold

The lives of an ex-con, a coffee-shop owner, and a young couple looking to make it rich intersect in the fictional and hypnotic Rain City.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Kris Kristofferson  •  Keith Carradine  •  Lori Singer  •  Geneviève Bujold

Intimate Affairs (2002)

When a scholar is haunted by an overwhelming desire to understand the mystery of sex, he decides to conduct an investigation. With two beautiful assistants joining the case, the stakes are raised.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Dermot Mulroney  •  Julie Delpy  •  Robin Tunney  •  Neve Campbell

When a scholar is haunted by an overwhelming desire to understand the mystery of sex, he decides to conduct an investigation. With two beautiful assistants joining the case, the stakes are raised.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Dermot Mulroney  •  Julie Delpy  •  Robin Tunney  •  Neve Campbell
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