Rebecca Miller

Rebecca Augusta Miller (born September 15, 1962) is an American film director, screenwriter and actress, most known for her films Personal Velocity: Three Portraits (winner of the Independent Spirit John Cassavetes Award), The Ballad of Jack and Rose, and Angela,and The Private Lives of Pippa Lee all of which she wrote and directed. Description above from the Wikipedia article Rebecca Miller, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

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

Regarding Henry (1991)

Respected lawyer, Henry Turner survives a convenience-store shooting only to find he has lost his memory, and has serious speech and mobility issues. After also losing his job—where he no longer 'fits in'—his loving wife and daughter give him all their love and support.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Nichols
CAST:  Harrison Ford  •  Annette Bening  •  Michael Haley  •  Bill Nunn

Respected lawyer, Henry Turner survives a convenience-store shooting only to find he has lost his memory, and has serious speech and mobility issues. After also losing his job—where he no longer 'fits in'—his loving wife and daughter give him all their love and support.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Nichols
CAST:  Harrison Ford  •  Annette Bening  •  Michael Haley  •  Bill Nunn

The Ballad of Jack and Rose (2005)

DepressingHeartbreakingEmotionalTear-jerker

Jack Slavin is an environmentalist with a heart condition who lives with his daughter, Rose, on an isolated island. While Jack fights against developers who wish to build in the area, he also craves more contact with other people. When he invites his girlfriend, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rebecca Miller
CAST:  Daniel Day-Lewis  •  Camilla Belle  •  Catherine Keener  •  Ryan McDonald

Jack Slavin is an environmentalist with a heart condition who lives with his daughter, Rose, on an isolated island. While Jack fights against developers who wish to build in the area, he also craves more contact with other people. When he invites his girlfriend, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rebecca Miller
CAST:  Daniel Day-Lewis  •  Camilla Belle  •  Catherine Keener  •  Ryan McDonald

Consenting Adults (1992)

Richard and Priscilla Parker are an ordinary suburban couple whose lives are invaded and rocked by their hedonistic, secretive new neighbors, Eddy and Kay Otis.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan J. Pakula
CAST:  Kevin Kline  •  Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio  •  Kevin Spacey  •  Rebecca Miller

Richard and Priscilla Parker are an ordinary suburban couple whose lives are invaded and rocked by their hedonistic, secretive new neighbors, Eddy and Kay Otis.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan J. Pakula
CAST:  Kevin Kline  •  Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio  •  Kevin Spacey  •  Rebecca Miller

Wind (1992)

In 1983, yacht sailor Will Parker leads an American crew financed by millionaire Morgan Weld to defeat during the America's Cup race against an Australian crew. Determined to get the prize back, Will convinces Morgan to finance an experimental boat designed by his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carroll Ballard
CAST:  Matthew Modine  •  Jennifer Grey  •  Cliff Robertson  •  Jack Thompson

In 1983, yacht sailor Will Parker leads an American crew financed by millionaire Morgan Weld to defeat during the America's Cup race against an Australian crew. Determined to get the prize back, Will convinces Morgan to finance an experimental boat designed by his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carroll Ballard
CAST:  Matthew Modine  •  Jennifer Grey  •  Cliff Robertson  •  Jack Thompson

Personal Velocity (2002)

Three women escape from their afflicted lives. Each struggles to flee from the men who confine their personal freedom.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rebecca Miller
CAST:  Kyra Sedgwick  •  Parker Posey  •  Fairuza Balk  •  John Ventimiglia

Three women escape from their afflicted lives. Each struggles to flee from the men who confine their personal freedom.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rebecca Miller
CAST:  Kyra Sedgwick  •  Parker Posey  •  Fairuza Balk  •  John Ventimiglia

Seven Minutes (1989)

A true story about Johann Georg Elser, a quiet carpenter who tried to assassinate Hitler with an explosive device in 1939.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Klaus Maria Brandauer
CAST:  Klaus Maria Brandauer  •  Rebecca Miller  •  Brian Dennehy  •  Hans-Michael Rehberg

A true story about Johann Georg Elser, a quiet carpenter who tried to assassinate Hitler with an explosive device in 1939.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Klaus Maria Brandauer
CAST:  Klaus Maria Brandauer  •  Rebecca Miller  •  Brian Dennehy  •  Hans-Michael Rehberg

Maggie's Plan (2016)

Maggie's plan to have a baby on her own is derailed when she falls in love with John, a married man, destroying his volatile marriage to the brilliant and impossible Georgette. But one daughter and three years later, Maggie is out of love and in a quandary: what do ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rebecca Miller
CAST:  Greta Gerwig  •  Ethan Hawke  •  Julianne Moore  •  Bill Hader

Maggie's plan to have a baby on her own is derailed when she falls in love with John, a married man, destroying his volatile marriage to the brilliant and impossible Georgette. But one daughter and three years later, Maggie is out of love and in a quandary: what do ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rebecca Miller
CAST:  Greta Gerwig  •  Ethan Hawke  •  Julianne Moore  •  Bill Hader

The Pickle (1993)

Harry Stone always dreamed of making "The Great American Movie." Instead he made The Pickle - a teenage sci-fi flick about a flying cucumber. Harry just wanted to get out of debt; now everyone he's ever known, loved and neglected is standing in line for tickets.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Mazursky
CAST:  Danny Aiello  •  Dyan Cannon  •  Clotilde Courau  •  Shelley Winters

Harry Stone always dreamed of making "The Great American Movie." Instead he made The Pickle - a teenage sci-fi flick about a flying cucumber. Harry just wanted to get out of debt; now everyone he's ever known, loved and neglected is standing in line for tickets.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Mazursky
CAST:  Danny Aiello  •  Dyan Cannon  •  Clotilde Courau  •  Shelley Winters

The Private Lives of Pippa Lee (2009)

After her much older husband forces a move to a suburban retirement community, Pippa Lee engages in a period of reflection and finds herself heading toward a quiet nervous breakdown.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rebecca Miller
CAST:  Robin Wright  •  Alan Arkin  •  Keanu Reeves  •  Julianne Moore

After her much older husband forces a move to a suburban retirement community, Pippa Lee engages in a period of reflection and finds herself heading toward a quiet nervous breakdown.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rebecca Miller
CAST:  Robin Wright  •  Alan Arkin  •  Keanu Reeves  •  Julianne Moore

Love Affair (1994)

Ex-football star Mike Gambril meets Terry McKay on a flight to Sydney, which is forced to land on a small atoll. They become romantic on board a ship sent to take them to a larger island. They agree to meet in New York three months later to see if the attraction is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Glenn Gordon Caron
CAST:  Warren Beatty  •  Annette Bening  •  Katharine Hepburn  •  Garry Shandling

Ex-football star Mike Gambril meets Terry McKay on a flight to Sydney, which is forced to land on a small atoll. They become romantic on board a ship sent to take them to a larger island. They agree to meet in New York three months later to see if the attraction is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Glenn Gordon Caron
CAST:  Warren Beatty  •  Annette Bening  •  Katharine Hepburn  •  Garry Shandling

Angela (1995)

DepressingHeartbreakingDisturbingEmotional

A ten year old girl named Angela leads her six year old sister, Ellie, through various regimens of 'purification' in an attempt to rid themselves of their evil, which she believes to be the cause of their mother's mental illness. Precocious, to say the least, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rebecca Miller
CAST:  Miranda Rhyne  •  Charlotte Eve Blythe  •  Anna Levine  •  John Ventimiglia

A ten year old girl named Angela leads her six year old sister, Ellie, through various regimens of 'purification' in an attempt to rid themselves of their evil, which she believes to be the cause of their mother's mental illness. Precocious, to say the least, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rebecca Miller
CAST:  Miranda Rhyne  •  Charlotte Eve Blythe  •  Anna Levine  •  John Ventimiglia

The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) (2017)

An estranged family gathers together in New York for an event celebrating the artistic work of their father.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Noah Baumbach
CAST:  Adam Sandler  •  Ben Stiller  •  Dustin Hoffman  •  Emma Thompson

An estranged family gathers together in New York for an event celebrating the artistic work of their father.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Noah Baumbach
CAST:  Adam Sandler  •  Ben Stiller  •  Dustin Hoffman  •  Emma Thompson

Arthur Miller: Writer (2017)

One of the greatest playwrights of the 20th century, Arthur Miller created such celebrated works as Death of a Salesman and The Crucible, which continue to move audiences around the world today. He also made headlines for being targeted by the House Un-American ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rebecca Miller
CAST:  Arthur Miller  •  Joan Allen  •  Inge Morath  •  Joan Copeland

One of the greatest playwrights of the 20th century, Arthur Miller created such celebrated works as Death of a Salesman and The Crucible, which continue to move audiences around the world today. He also made headlines for being targeted by the House Un-American ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rebecca Miller
CAST:  Arthur Miller  •  Joan Allen  •  Inge Morath  •  Joan Copeland

The American Clock (1993)

Moe, Rose and Lee Baumler are members of an upper class family who find the world completely changed when they lose everything in the stock market crash of 1929. Lee, a college-age young man, who now faces no possibility of entering college, decides to go on the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bob Clark
CAST:  Loren Dean  •  John Randolph  •  Mary McDonnell  •  John Rubinstein

Moe, Rose and Lee Baumler are members of an upper class family who find the world completely changed when they lose everything in the stock market crash of 1929. Lee, a college-age young man, who now faces no possibility of entering college, decides to go on the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bob Clark
CAST:  Loren Dean  •  John Randolph  •  Mary McDonnell  •  John Rubinstein

At Sundance (1995)

A group portrait of filmmakers attend the 1995 Sundance Film Festival. Featuring Matthew Harrison, Richard Linklater, Ethan Hawke, Todd Haynes, Greg Araki, Abel Ferrara, Atom Egoyan, James Gray, Robert Redford, Haskell Wexler, among many others. Co-directed by Amy ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Almereyda  •  Amy Hobby
CAST:  Michael Almereyda  •  Robert Redford  •  Matthew Harrison  •  James Mangold

A group portrait of filmmakers attend the 1995 Sundance Film Festival. Featuring Matthew Harrison, Richard Linklater, Ethan Hawke, Todd Haynes, Greg Araki, Abel Ferrara, Atom Egoyan, James Gray, Robert Redford, Haskell Wexler, among many others. Co-directed by Amy ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Almereyda  •  Amy Hobby
CAST:  Michael Almereyda  •  Robert Redford  •  Matthew Harrison  •  James Mangold

She Came to Me

A witty and heartfelt narrative centered in the world of contemporary opera.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rebecca Miller
CAST:  Tahar Rahim  •  Joanna Kulig  •  Marisa Tomei  •  Anne Hathaway

A witty and heartfelt narrative centered in the world of contemporary opera.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rebecca Miller
CAST:  Tahar Rahim  •  Joanna Kulig  •  Marisa Tomei  •  Anne Hathaway