April Mullen

April Mullen is a Canadian film and television actress, director and producer. In 2012, Mullen became the first woman to direct a live action, fully stereoscopic 3D feature film, Dead Before Dawn (2012). In 2015, she directed the neo-noir grindhouse feature film 88 (2015). Mullen was sought out for comment when the study, Women in View on Screen, concluded Canadian women mostly get to sit in the director's chair on small film and television projects, while men get the big-budget projects.

GravyTrain (2010)

Gypsy Creek's # 1 cop, Charles Gravytrain believes in three things: Truth, Justice, and slapping the no good crook Jimmy Fish Eye's in the slammer for life! And with the help of his foxy new partner, big city cop Miss Uma Booma, he may do just that. But in a town ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  April Mullen
CAST:  Tim Doiron  •  Tim Meadows  •  Jennifer Dale  •  April Mullen

Gypsy Creek's # 1 cop, Charles Gravytrain believes in three things: Truth, Justice, and slapping the no good crook Jimmy Fish Eye's in the slammer for life! And with the help of his foxy new partner, big city cop Miss Uma Booma, he may do just that. But in a town ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  April Mullen
CAST:  Tim Doiron  •  Tim Meadows  •  Jennifer Dale  •  April Mullen

Dead Before Dawn (2012)

A bunch of college kids accidentally unleash an evil curse that causes people to kill themselves and turn into Zombie Demons, aka ZEMONS!  (more)

DIRECTION:  April Mullen
CAST:  Christopher Lloyd  •  Devon Bostick  •  Martha MacIsaac  •  Brandon Jay McLaren

A bunch of college kids accidentally unleash an evil curse that causes people to kill themselves and turn into Zombie Demons, aka ZEMONS!  (more)

DIRECTION:  April Mullen
CAST:  Christopher Lloyd  •  Devon Bostick  •  Martha MacIsaac  •  Brandon Jay McLaren

Cavedweller (2004)

A traumatic event sends a musician back to her hometown in an effort to reunite with the daughters she abandoned. To do so, she must confront her abusive ex-husband, from whom she fled years ago.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lisa Cholodenko
CAST:  Kevin Bacon  •  Kyra Sedgwick  •  Aidan Quinn  •  Sherilyn Fenn

A traumatic event sends a musician back to her hometown in an effort to reunite with the daughters she abandoned. To do so, she must confront her abusive ex-husband, from whom she fled years ago.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lisa Cholodenko
CAST:  Kevin Bacon  •  Kyra Sedgwick  •  Aidan Quinn  •  Sherilyn Fenn

Suburban Madness (2004)

Based on the real story of Clara Harris, the Houston, Texas dentist who made headlines in July 2002 when she killed her adulterous husband by repeatedly running over him with her car.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Dornhelm
CAST:  Sela Ward  •  Elizabeth Peña  •  Rheagan Wallace  •  Kate Greenhouse

Based on the real story of Clara Harris, the Houston, Texas dentist who made headlines in July 2002 when she killed her adulterous husband by repeatedly running over him with her car.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Dornhelm
CAST:  Sela Ward  •  Elizabeth Peña  •  Rheagan Wallace  •  Kate Greenhouse

The Ladies Man (2000)

FunnyFun

Because of his salacious language, late-night radio advice-show host Leon Phelps, along with his sweet and loyal producer Julie, is fired from his Chicago gig. Leon gets a letter from a former lover promising a life of wealth, but he doesn't know who she is. Can ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Reginald Hudlin
CAST:  Tim Meadows  •  Karyn Parsons  •  Billy Dee Williams  •  John Witherspoon

Because of his salacious language, late-night radio advice-show host Leon Phelps, along with his sweet and loyal producer Julie, is fired from his Chicago gig. Leon gets a letter from a former lover promising a life of wealth, but he doesn't know who she is. Can ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Reginald Hudlin
CAST:  Tim Meadows  •  Karyn Parsons  •  Billy Dee Williams  •  John Witherspoon

Below Her Mouth (2017)

An unexpected affair quickly escalates into a heart-stopping reality for two women whose passionate connection changes their lives forever.  (more)

DIRECTION:  April Mullen
CAST:  Erika Linder  •  Natalie Krill  •  Sebastian Pigott  •  Mayko Nguyen

An unexpected affair quickly escalates into a heart-stopping reality for two women whose passionate connection changes their lives forever.  (more)

DIRECTION:  April Mullen
CAST:  Erika Linder  •  Natalie Krill  •  Sebastian Pigott  •  Mayko Nguyen

Farhope Tower (2015)

Five paranormal investigators venture into the infamous Farhope Tower, known for its dark history of unexplained suicides, with dreams of landing a Reality TV deal. But they get more than they bargained for when they enter the strangely ever-changing layout, lair ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  April Mullen
CAST:  John White  •  April Mullen  •  Evan Williams  •  Tim Doiron

Five paranormal investigators venture into the infamous Farhope Tower, known for its dark history of unexplained suicides, with dreams of landing a Reality TV deal. But they get more than they bargained for when they enter the strangely ever-changing layout, lair ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  April Mullen
CAST:  John White  •  April Mullen  •  Evan Williams  •  Tim Doiron

88 (2015)

A young woman comes to in a roadside diner with no idea where she is or how she got there. Split between two timelines, she gets taken on a violent journey as she seeks out the person responsible for her lover's death.  (more)

DIRECTION:  April Mullen
CAST:  Katharine Isabelle  •  Christopher Lloyd  •  Kyle Schmid  •  Jesse McCartney

A young woman comes to in a roadside diner with no idea where she is or how she got there. Split between two timelines, she gets taken on a violent journey as she seeks out the person responsible for her lover's death.  (more)

DIRECTION:  April Mullen
CAST:  Katharine Isabelle  •  Christopher Lloyd  •  Kyle Schmid  •  Jesse McCartney

Rock, Paper, Scissors: The Way of the Tosser (2007)

This hilarious genre-bending comedy follows Gary Brewer, along with girlfriend Holly Brewer (no relation), and best friend Trevor Morehouse as Gary quests to reign supreme at the 2006 Rock, Paper, Scissors World Championships.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tim Doiron  •  April Mullen
CAST:  Tim Doiron  •  April Mullen  •  Ryan Tilley  •  Peter Pasyk

This hilarious genre-bending comedy follows Gary Brewer, along with girlfriend Holly Brewer (no relation), and best friend Trevor Morehouse as Gary quests to reign supreme at the 2006 Rock, Paper, Scissors World Championships.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tim Doiron  •  April Mullen
CAST:  Tim Doiron  •  April Mullen  •  Ryan Tilley  •  Peter Pasyk

Badsville (2017)

A violent greaser gang is ripped apart when their leader finds love and is determined to leave Badsville - a town where love doesn't exist.  (more)

DIRECTION:  April Mullen
CAST:  Robert Knepper  •  Tamara Duarte  •  Emilio Rivera  •  Chelsea Rendon

A violent greaser gang is ripped apart when their leader finds love and is determined to leave Badsville - a town where love doesn't exist.  (more)

DIRECTION:  April Mullen
CAST:  Robert Knepper  •  Tamara Duarte  •  Emilio Rivera  •  Chelsea Rendon

Wander (2020)

After getting hired to probe a suspicious death in the small town of Wander, a mentally unstable private investigator becomes convinced the case is linked to the same 'conspiracy cover up' that caused the death of his daughter.  (more)

DIRECTION:  April Mullen
CAST:  Katheryn Winnick  •  Heather Graham  •  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Aaron Eckhart

After getting hired to probe a suspicious death in the small town of Wander, a mentally unstable private investigator becomes convinced the case is linked to the same 'conspiracy cover up' that caused the death of his daughter.  (more)

DIRECTION:  April Mullen
CAST:  Katheryn Winnick  •  Heather Graham  •  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Aaron Eckhart

Simulant (2023)

Faye attempts to replace her newly deceased husband, Evan, with an android simulant (SIM). Although SIM Evan appears like human Evan in every way, Faye does not feel the same love for SIM Evan as it does for her. SIM Evan tries to win Faye back while at the same ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  April Mullen
CAST:  Robbie Amell  •  Jordana Brewster  •  Simu Liu  •  Sam Worthington

Faye attempts to replace her newly deceased husband, Evan, with an android simulant (SIM). Although SIM Evan appears like human Evan in every way, Faye does not feel the same love for SIM Evan as it does for her. SIM Evan tries to win Faye back while at the same ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  April Mullen
CAST:  Robbie Amell  •  Jordana Brewster  •  Simu Liu  •  Sam Worthington