Sarah Paulson

Sarah Catharine Paulson (born December 17, 1974) is an American actress.

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Mud (2013)

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Two boys find a fugitive hiding out on an island in the Mississippi River and form a pact to help him reunite with his lover and escape.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jeff Nichols
CAST:  Matthew McConaughey  •  Tye Sheridan  •  Jacob Lofland  •  Sam Shepard

Down with Love (2003)

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In 1962 New York City, love blossoms between a playboy journalist and a feminist advice author.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Renée Zellweger  •  Ewan McGregor  •  Sarah Paulson  •  David Hyde Pierce

Held Up (1999)

While they're on vacation in the Southwest, Rae finds out her man Michael spent their house money on a classic car, so she dumps him, hitching a ride to Vegas for a flight home. A kid promptly steals Michael's car, leaving him at the Zip & Sip, a convenience ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Steve Rash
CAST:  Jamie Foxx  •  Nia Long  •  Barry Corbin  •  John Cullum

Path to War (2003)

A powerful drama of soaring ambition and shattered dreams that takes a provocative insider's look at the way the USA goes to war—as seen from inside the LBJ White House leading up to and during the Vietnam War.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Frankenheimer
CAST:  Michael Gambon  •  Donald Sutherland  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Bruce McGill

Serenity (2005)

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When the renegade crew of Serenity agrees to hide a fugitive on their ship, they find themselves in an action-packed battle between the relentless military might of a totalitarian regime who will destroy anything – or anyone – to get the girl back and the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joss Whedon
CAST:  Nathan Fillion  •  Gina Torres  •  Alan Tudyk  •  Morena Baccarin

The Notorious Bettie Page (2005)

Bettie Page grew up in a conservative religious family in Tennessee and became a photo model sensation in 1950s New York. Bettie's legendary pin-up photos made her the target of a Senate investigation into pornography, and transformed her into an erotic icon who ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mary Harron
CAST:  Gretchen Mol  •  Chris Bauer  •  Jared Harris  •  Sarah Paulson

The Spirit (2008)

Down these mean streets a man must come. A hero born, murdered, and born again. A Rookie cop named Denny Colt returns from the beyond as The Spirit, a hero whose mission is to fight against the bad forces from the shadows of Central City. The Octopus, who kills ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Miller
CAST:  Gabriel Macht  •  Scarlett Johansson  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Eva Mendes

What Women Want (2000)

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Advertising executive Nick Marshall is as cocky as they come, but what happens to a chauvinistic guy when he can suddenly hear what women are thinking? Nick gets passed over for a promotion, but after an accident enables him to hear women's thoughts, he puts his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nancy Meyers
CAST:  Helen Hunt  •  Mel Gibson  •  Marisa Tomei  •  Lauren Holly

Diggers (2006)

Diggers is a coming-of-age story directed by Katherine Dieckmann. It portrays four working-class friends who grow up in The Hamptons, on the South Shore of Long Island, New York, as clam diggers in 1976. Their fathers were clam diggers as well as their grandfathers ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Katherine Dieckmann
CAST:  Paul Rudd  •  Ken Marino  •  Ron Eldard  •  Josh Hamilton

Friends at Last (1995)

Some time after her messy divorce, Fanny Connelyn (Kathleen Turner) realises her ex-husband is becoming her best friend.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John David Coles
CAST:  Kathleen Turner  •  Colm Feore  •  Julie Khaner  •  Sarah Paulson

The Long Way Home (1998)

The eve of Tom Gerrins (Jack Lemmon) life could be worse. Widowed since three years he has two daughters, two sons, seven grandchildren. Now that he can no longer take care of himself, his home and belongings are sold and he moves in with his son.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Glenn Jordan
CAST:  Jack Lemmon  •  Sarah Paulson  •  Tom Butler

#twitterkills (2014)

A dark comedy about how a life can be ruined in 140 characters.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brett Sorem
CAST:  Sunah Bilsted  •  Nathan Parsons  •  Sarah Paulson  •  Natasha Goss

Stars In Shorts (2012)

Seven short films, all of which feature name actors, including Judi Dench, Kenneth Branagh, Colin Firth, Lily Tomlin, Keira Knightley, Jesse Tyler Ferguson and more.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rupert Friend  •  Neil LaBute  •  Chris Foggin  •  Jacob Chase  •  Robert Festinger  •  Jay Kamen  •  Benjamin Grayson
CAST:  Judi Dench  •  Lily Tomlin  •  Marin Ireland  •  Kenneth Branagh

The Time Being (2012)

An artist meets a mysterious and wealthy benefactor and their relationship is not what it appears to be. In this suspenseful drama from first-time writer-director Nenad Cicin-Sain, a struggling young artist (Wes Bentley) accepts a series of bizarre commissions ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nenad Cicin-Sain
CAST:  Wes Bentley  •  Sarah Paulson  •  Frank Langella  •  Ahna O'Reilly

Fairhaven (2013)

Long-time friends reconnect when one returns to their small Massachusetts town for a funeral.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom O'Brien
CAST:  Chris Messina  •  Sarah Paulson  •  Rich Sommer  •  Tom O'Brien

12 Years a Slave (2013)

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In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty as well as unexpected kindnesses Solomon struggles not only to stay alive, but to retain his dignity. In the twelfth year ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Steve McQueen
CAST:  Chiwetel Ejiofor  •  Michael Fassbender  •  Lupita Nyong'o  •  Dickie Gravois

After-School Special (2011)

A man and a woman have an awkward encounter at an indoor playground in this Neil LaBute penned slice-of-life starring Sarah Paulson and Wes Bentley.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jacob Chase
CAST:  Sarah Paulson  •  Wes Bentley  •  Sam Cohen  •  Moira O'Nan

Game Change (2012)

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During the Republican run of the 2008 Presidential election, candidate John McCain picks a relative unknown, Alaskan governor Sarah Palin, to be his running mate. As the campaign kicks into high gear, her lack of experience, in both political and media savvy, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jay Roach
CAST:  Julianne Moore  •  Woody Harrelson  •  Ed Harris  •  Peter MacNicol

Martha Marcy May Marlene (2011)

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After several years of living with a cult, Martha finally escapes and calls her estranged sister, Lucy, for help. Martha finds herself at the quiet Connecticut home Lucy shares with her new husband, Ted, but the memories of what she experienced in the cult make ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sean Durkin
CAST:  Elizabeth Olsen  •  Hugh Dancy  •  John Hawkes  •  Sarah Paulson

New Year's Eve (2011)

The lives of several couples and singles in New York intertwine over the course of New Year's Eve.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Garry Marshall
CAST:  Robert De Niro  •  Katherine Heigl  •  Ashton Kutcher  •  Carla Gugino
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