Search results for "Carl Bessai"

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Emile (2003) RT 57% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Apr 2005

In a story weaving the past and present together, Emile seeks redemption from the family he abandoned.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carl Bessai
CAST:  Ian McKellen  •  Deborah Unger  •  Tygh Runyan  •  Chris William Martin

Sisters & Brothers (2011) RT Audience 11%

DVD release: Sep 2013

Deflated Dustin Milligan is fed up of living in the shadow of a movie star brother, but what can be done?  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Carl Bessai
CAST:  Camille Sullivan  •  Amanda Crew  •  Cory Monteith  •  Dustin Milligan

Repeaters (2010) RT 20% / Audience 33%

A gritty mind-bending thriller about three twenty-somethings who find themselves in an impossible time labyrinth, where each day they awaken to the same terrifying day as the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Carl Bessai
CAST:  Dustin Milligan  •  Amanda Crew  •  Richard de Klerk  •  Alexia Fast

Lola (2001) RT 81% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Jun 2007

The story follows a troubled woman and her search for identity. She is given a choice between a return to the dysfunction of the past, or a new life in self assumed identity.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carl Bessai
CAST:  Sabrina Grdevich  •  Colm Feore  •  Joanna Going  •  Janet Wright

Johnny (1999)

DVD release: Jun 2002

Johnny, the megalomaniac leader of a group of squeegee kids, finds a video camera and pushes his followers into "acting" out increasingly dangerous "scenes".  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Carl Bessai

Cole (2009) RT Audience 82%

A small town youth finds fulfillment and romance in a big city's creative writing course, but feels obliged to sacrifice them when his sister's home life deteriorates in his ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Carl Bessai
CAST:  Kandyse McClure  •  Sonja Bennett  •  Richard de Klerk

Mothers & Daughters (2008)

Comedy about three very different women and the complex relationship they have with their mothers.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Carl Bessai
CAST:  Tantoo Cardinal  •  Babs Chula  •  Gabrielle Rose  •  Camille Sullivan

Unnatural & Accidental (2006)

Unnatural & Accidental is the feature length dramatic film adaptation of the stage play entitled, The Unnatural and Accidental Women by renowned Metis playwright Marie ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Carl Bessai
CAST:  Tantoo Cardinal  •  Na'Ku'Set Shepherd  •  Tinsel Korey

Normal (2007) RT Audience 42%

DVD release: Oct 2008

A deadly car accident brings together a group of previously unrelated people, each of whom is forced to deal with the emotional fallout.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carl Bessai
CAST:  Carrie-Anne Moss  •  Kevin Zegers  •  Callum Keith Rennie  •  Andrew Airlie

No Clue (2014) RT 40% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Jun 2014

When a beautiful and mysterious woman bursts into the office of Leo Falloon, desperate to find her missing brother, it's just another day in the life of a hard-boiled ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Carl Bessai
CAST:  Brent Butt  •  Amy Smart  •  David Koechner  •  David Cubitt

Ungodly Acts (2015)

Inspired by actual events. When Melissa Cooper's body is found hanging from a swing set, the 27-year-old's death is initially ruled a suicide. But two weeks later a young man, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Carl Bessai
CAST:  Megan Park  •  Brant Daugherty  •  Iain Belcher  •  Morgan Taylor Campbell

Mr. Miracle (2014)

Heavenly angel Harry Mills is sent to Earth on a trial assignment to intervene in the life of a woman who needs help getting her life on track after the death of her father. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Carl Bessai
CAST:  Rob Morrow  •  Michelle Harrison  •  Britt Irvin  •  Kendra Anderson

Bad City (2014)

Bad City is on the edge of falling into the hands of a madman, you dig? A strange and funky new party drug is killing kids left and right and that jive-ass, crooked city ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Carl Bessai
CAST:  Aaron Brooks  •  Dustin Milligan  •  Amanda Crew  •  David Cubitt

Embrace of the Vampire (2013)

Sharon Hinnendael stars as Charlotte, a timid and sheltered teen who has just left an all-girls Catholic school for a new life at a co-ed university. But an ancient evil has ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Carl Bessai
CAST:  Sharon Hinnendael  •  Kaniehtiio Horn  •  Chelsey Reist  •  Robert Moloney

The Lears (2017)

A modern take on William Shakespeare's King Lear.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Carl Bessai
CAST:  Bruce Dern  •  Anthony Michael Hall  •  Sean Astin  •  Aly Michalka

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