Search results for "Tantoo Cardinal"

Black Robe (1991) RT 92% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Jul 1998

In the 17th century a Jesuit priest and a young companion are escorted through the wilderness of Quebec by Algonquin Indians to find a distant mission in the dead of winter. ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Bruce Beresford
CAST:  Lothaire Bluteau  •  Aden Young  •  Sandrine Holt  •  August Schellenberg

Dances with Wolves (1990) RT 82% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Jun 2003

Wounded Civil War soldier, John Dunbar tries to commit suicide – and becomes a hero instead. As a reward, he's assigned to his dream post, a remote junction on the Western ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Kevin Costner
CAST:  Kevin Costner  •  Mary McDonnell  •  Graham Greene  •  Rodney A. Grant

Smoke Signals (1998) RT 86% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Jul 1999

Young Indian man Thomas is a nerd in his reservation, wearing oversize glasses and telling everyone stories no-one wants to hear. His parents died in a fire in 1976, and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Chris Eyre
CAST:  Adam Beach  •  Evan Adams  •  Irene Bedard  •  Gary Farmer

Legends of the Fall (1994) RT 56% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Apr 1997

An epic tale of three brothers and their father living in the remote wilderness of 1900s USA and how their lives are affected by nature, history, war, and love.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Edward Zwick
CAST:  Brad Pitt  •  Anthony Hopkins  •  Aidan Quinn  •  Julia Ormond

Silent Tongue (1993) RT 38% / Audience 47%

DVD release: May 2005

Mad with grief after the death of his Kiowa wife, Roe awaits death under a tree with her body beside him. She begins to haunt him because he won't bury her. His father, who ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Western
DIRECTION:  Sam Shepard
CAST:  River Phoenix  •  Richard Harris  •  Alan Bates  •  Dermot Mulroney

Heartwood (1998)

When a large corporation threatens to take over a small town's primary business and put half of the town's population out of work, sawmill owner Logan Reeser (two-time Oscar ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lanny Cotler
CAST:  Eddie Mills  •  Stanley DeSantis  •  Hilary Swank  •  Jason Robards

Maïna (2014)

Maïna is the daughter of the Innu leader Mishtenapuu, who attends a bloody confrontation between his clan and the clan of "Men of the Land of Ice." Following this ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Michel Poulette
CAST:  Roseanne Supernault  •  Eric Schweig  •  Graham Greene  •  Tantoo Cardinal

Shouting Secrets (2011) RT Audience 80%

Shouting Secrets is a hopeful and heartwarming, universal story taking place in a present day Native American family. It's a story that is at once about the constancy and the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Korinna Sehringer
CAST:  Chaske Spencer  •  Q'orianka Kilcher  •  Tyler Christopher  •  Gil Birmingham

Grand Avenue (1996) RT Audience 78%

When Mollie's boyfriend Jack dies on the reservation, she is asked to leave the reservation by her boyfriend's sister for not being one of there own, aside from Mollie's son. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Sackheim
CAST:  Irene Bedard  •  Tantoo Cardinal  •  Eloy Casados  •  Alexis Cruz

Eden (2012) RT 82% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Jun 2013

The true story of Chong Kim who, as a young teen, was abducted into the sex trade, and the complicated moral choices she had to make in order to survive as her situation grew ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Megan Griffiths
CAST:  Jamie Chung  •  Beau Bridges  •  Matt O'Leary  •  Tantoo Cardinal

Older Than America (2008) RT Audience 49%

DVD release: Oct 2010

The truth of the past come to light in a series of haunting visions in this drama. The strange visions grow more vivid with each passing day, a young woman of Native American ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Georgina Lightning
CAST:  Sarah Agnew  •  Tantoo Cardinal  •  Adam Beach  •  Bradley Cooper

Gunsmoke: Return to Dodge (1987) RT Audience 60%

DVD release: May 2004

Will Mannon, "product of the Devil's loins," is released from a frontier prison and promptly goes in search of the people who put him there some 12 years ago -- Matt Dillon ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • TV movie • Western
DIRECTION:  Vincent McEveety
CAST:  James Arness  •  Amanda Blake  •  Buck Taylor  •  Fran Ryan

Edge of Madness (2002) RT Audience 48%

DVD release: Jan 2003

1851, Manitoba's Red River Valley. As winter sets in, a young woman on the edge of madness arrives exhausted at the fort, a wilderness station, claiming she murdered her ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Anne Wheeler
CAST:  Caroline Dhavernas  •  Paul Johansson  •  Brendan Fehr  •  Corey Sevier

Running Brave (1983) RT Audience 83%

DVD release: May 2005

The story of Billy Mills the American Indian that came from obscurity, to win the 10,000 meter long distance foot race in the Tokyo Olympics.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Donald Shebib
CAST:  Robby Benson  •  Pat Hingle  •  Claudia Cron  •  August Schellenberg

Mom, Dad and Her (2008) RT Audience 71%

Sydney is a troubled teen heading for trouble. After being caught shoplifting and a case of alcohol poisoning, Sydney's desperate single mother sends her off to the country to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Anne Wheeler
CAST:  Melora Hardin  •  Paul McGillion  •  Brittney Wilson  •  Sarah Deakins

Mustard Bath (1993)

Matthew, a young medical student from Toronto, Ontario, returns to his birthplace in Guyana on receiving a letter from his mother three months after her death. Prompted by his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Darrell Wasyk
CAST:  Michael Riley  •  Martha Henry  •  Elizabeth Shepherd  •  Tantoo Cardinal

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

The Education of Little Tree (1997) RT 59% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Mar 2002

Little Tree is an 8-year-old Cherokee boy, who, during the time of the depression, loses his parents and starts to live with his Indian grandma and grandpa and learn the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Friedenberg
CAST:  Joseph Ashton  •  James Cromwell  •  Tantoo Cardinal  •  Graham Greene

The Lost Child (2000) RT Audience 61%

DVD release: May 2002

Knowing the past changes the future. Seeking a connection to her heritage, Rebecca Hoffman sets out on a journey of discovery following the deaths of her adoptive parents. She ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Karen Arthur
CAST:  Mercedes Ruehl  •  Christine Rose  •  Jamey Sheridan  •  Irene Bedard

Where the Rivers Flow North (1993) RT 100% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Aug 2003

Sleeper with a top notch cast in the story of a lone wolf logger who fights developers, bankers and the modern world to maintain his way of life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jay Craven
CAST:  Rip Torn  •  ill Raymond  •  George Woodard  •  Yusef Bulos