Gavin O'Connor

Gavin O'Connor (born 1963) is an American film director, screenwriter, producer, playwright and actor. Description above from the Wikipedia article Gavin O'Connor (director), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Miracle (2004)

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When college coach Herb Brooks is hired to helm the 1980 U.S. men's Olympic hockey team, he brings a unique and brash style to the ice. After assembling a team of hot-headed college all-stars, who are humiliated in an early match, Brooks unites his squad against a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin O'Connor
CAST:  Kurt Russell  •  Patricia Clarkson  •  Noah Emmerich  •  Sean McCann

When college coach Herb Brooks is hired to helm the 1980 U.S. men's Olympic hockey team, he brings a unique and brash style to the ice. After assembling a team of hot-headed college all-stars, who are humiliated in an early match, Brooks unites his squad against a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin O'Connor
CAST:  Kurt Russell  •  Patricia Clarkson  •  Noah Emmerich  •  Sean McCann

The Glass House (2001)

After the parents of Ruby and her younger brother, Rhett, are killed in a car crash, their parents' best friends, Erin and Terry Glass, become their guardians. The children hear promises of a world of opulence and California fun -- all they have to do is move into ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Sackheim
CAST:  Leelee Sobieski  •  Trevor Morgan  •  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Diane Lane

After the parents of Ruby and her younger brother, Rhett, are killed in a car crash, their parents' best friends, Erin and Terry Glass, become their guardians. The children hear promises of a world of opulence and California fun -- all they have to do is move into ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Sackheim
CAST:  Leelee Sobieski  •  Trevor Morgan  •  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Diane Lane

Tumbleweeds (1999)

Whenever trouble strikes in one of her relationships, single mother Mary Jo Walker and her daughter, Ava, pack up and move to another city, a routine Ava is tiring of. This time, they are helped on their move to San Diego by trucker Jack Ranson. While Ava settles ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin O'Connor
CAST:  Janet McTeer  •  Kimberly J. Brown  •  Jennifer Paige  •  Jay O. Sanders

Whenever trouble strikes in one of her relationships, single mother Mary Jo Walker and her daughter, Ava, pack up and move to another city, a routine Ava is tiring of. This time, they are helped on their move to San Diego by trucker Jack Ranson. While Ava settles ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin O'Connor
CAST:  Janet McTeer  •  Kimberly J. Brown  •  Jennifer Paige  •  Jay O. Sanders

Pride and Glory (2008)

A saga centered on a multi-generational family of New York City Police officers. The family's moral codes are tested when Ray Tierney, investigates a case that reveals an incendiary police corruption scandal involving his own brother-in-law. For Ray, the truth is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin O'Connor
CAST:  Edward Norton  •  Jon Voight  •  Colin Farrell  •  Noah Emmerich

A saga centered on a multi-generational family of New York City Police officers. The family's moral codes are tested when Ray Tierney, investigates a case that reveals an incendiary police corruption scandal involving his own brother-in-law. For Ray, the truth is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin O'Connor
CAST:  Edward Norton  •  Jon Voight  •  Colin Farrell  •  Noah Emmerich

Jane Got a Gun (2015)

After her outlaw husband returns home shot with eight bullets and barely alive, Jane reluctantly reaches out to an ex-lover who she hasn't seen in over ten years to help her defend her farm when the time comes that her husband's gang eventually tracks him down to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin O'Connor
CAST:  Natalie Portman  •  Joel Edgerton  •  Rodrigo Santoro  •  Ewan McGregor

After her outlaw husband returns home shot with eight bullets and barely alive, Jane reluctantly reaches out to an ex-lover who she hasn't seen in over ten years to help her defend her farm when the time comes that her husband's gang eventually tracks him down to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin O'Connor
CAST:  Natalie Portman  •  Joel Edgerton  •  Rodrigo Santoro  •  Ewan McGregor

Comfortably Numb (1995)

A clean-cut young lawyer meets a beautiful prostitute who drags him into a decadent dead-end world of sex and corruption.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin O'Connor
CAST:  Dana Ashbrook  •  Angela Shelton  •  Harry Lennix  •  Mary Beth Peil

A clean-cut young lawyer meets a beautiful prostitute who drags him into a decadent dead-end world of sex and corruption.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin O'Connor
CAST:  Dana Ashbrook  •  Angela Shelton  •  Harry Lennix  •  Mary Beth Peil

Warrior (2011)

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The youngest son of an alcoholic former boxer returns home, where he's trained by his father for competition in a mixed martial arts tournament – a path that puts the fighter on a collision course with his estranged, older brother.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin O'Connor
CAST:  Tom Hardy  •  Jennifer Morrison  •  Nick Nolte  •  Joel Edgerton

The youngest son of an alcoholic former boxer returns home, where he's trained by his father for competition in a mixed martial arts tournament – a path that puts the fighter on a collision course with his estranged, older brother.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin O'Connor
CAST:  Tom Hardy  •  Jennifer Morrison  •  Nick Nolte  •  Joel Edgerton

The Accountant (2016)

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As a math savant uncooks the books for a new client, the Treasury Department closes in on his activities and the body count starts to rise.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin O'Connor
CAST:  Ben Affleck  •  Anna Kendrick  •  J.K. Simmons  •  Jon Bernthal

As a math savant uncooks the books for a new client, the Treasury Department closes in on his activities and the body count starts to rise.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin O'Connor
CAST:  Ben Affleck  •  Anna Kendrick  •  J.K. Simmons  •  Jon Bernthal

The Way Back (2020)

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A former basketball all-star, who has lost his wife and family foundation in a struggle with addiction attempts to regain his soul and salvation by becoming the coach of a disparate ethnically mixed high school basketball team at his alma mater.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin O'Connor
CAST:  Ben Affleck  •  Janina Gavankar  •  Yeniffer Behrens  •  Al Madrigal

A former basketball all-star, who has lost his wife and family foundation in a struggle with addiction attempts to regain his soul and salvation by becoming the coach of a disparate ethnically mixed high school basketball team at his alma mater.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin O'Connor
CAST:  Ben Affleck  •  Janina Gavankar  •  Yeniffer Behrens  •  Al Madrigal

Atlantic Wall

An American soldier is trapped behind enemy lines on the eve of D-Day.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin O'Connor
CAST:  Bradley Cooper

An American soldier is trapped behind enemy lines on the eve of D-Day.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin O'Connor
CAST:  Bradley Cooper

Source of Pride - The Making of "Pride and Glory" (2007)

Documentary about the chaotic film shooting of "Pride and Glory"  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Earnhart
CAST:  Gavin O'Connor  •  Greg O'Connor  •  Edward Norton  •  Noah Emmerich

Documentary about the chaotic film shooting of "Pride and Glory"  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Earnhart
CAST:  Gavin O'Connor  •  Greg O'Connor  •  Edward Norton  •  Noah Emmerich

Redemption: Bringing Warrior to Life (2011)

The cast and crew of the 2011 film 'Warrior' discuss the movie making process and the themes explored in the film.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jon Mefford
CAST:  Gavin O'Connor  •  Tom Hardy  •  Anthony Tambakis  •  Joel Edgerton

The cast and crew of the 2011 film 'Warrior' discuss the movie making process and the themes explored in the film.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jon Mefford
CAST:  Gavin O'Connor  •  Tom Hardy  •  Anthony Tambakis  •  Joel Edgerton

The Accountant 2

Sequel to The Accountant (2016).  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin O'Connor
CAST:  Ben Affleck  •  Jon Bernthal

Sequel to The Accountant (2016).  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gavin O'Connor
CAST:  Ben Affleck  •  Jon Bernthal