Sam Shepard

Out of the Furnace

30th January 2014 -

 Movie Review

Coarse and not exactly subtle, this dark drama might disappoint viewers expecting a more traditional revenge thriller, but there's something more interesting going on here. And even though it starts at full volume and only...

August: Osage County

23rd January 2014 -

 Movie Review

Tracy Letts adapts his own prize-winning play into a blistering depiction of one of cinema's most dysfunctional families ever. It's still rather theatrical, throwing a mob of top actors into a room for what feels...

Klondike

7th January 2014 -

 Video

When news gets round about a gold discovery in the Klondike region of the Yukon, Canada in 1897, it becomes one of the last great gold rushes in history. Bill Haskell and Byron Epstein are...

'August: Osage County' in Toronto: Why This Darkly Funny Drama Won't Win Oscar Hearts [Trailer + Pictures]

11th September 2013 -

 News

August: Osage County premiered at this week's Toronto International Film Festival to a storm of excitement from early critics and Oscar nudging. However, a few days later the dust has settled around John Wells' adaptation...

'August: Osage County' Premieres At TIFF: How Did The Adaptation Of The Play About Strong Women Fare?

10th September 2013 -

 News

John Wells' August: Osage County adaptation premiered last night at the Toronto International Film Festival after years of being performed as a Pulitzer Prize-winning Tracy Letts play. The movie boasts a star-studded caast, including Meryl...

August: Osage County

10th September 2013 -

 Video

The Weston family know they are probably one of the most dysfunctional families around, but they do understand that sometimes it's best to stick together. Violet Weston is the family matriarch suffering from mouth cancer...

Out Of The Furnace

15th July 2013 -

 Video

Russell Baze lives in a rundown, underprivileged neighbourhood where he works full-time at a steelworks while also trying to support his wife and take care of his dying father. His spirits lift, however, at the...

August: Osage County Unites A Stellar Cast Of Actors, Headed By Meryl Streep

10th May 2013 -

 News

The trailer for August: Osage County hit the airwaves today and, if you didn’t know that was a film you wanted to see, you should now. Generally, just the presence of Meryl Streep on the...

Mud

10th May 2013 -

 Movie Review

Writer-director Nichols continues to get inside the heads of his characters with this involving but overlong dramatic thriller. Like his previous film Take Shelter, this is another fable-like movie, this time harking back to Huck...

Mud

18th April 2013 -

 Video

Ellis and Neckbone are two young boys from Mississippi who spend their time exploring the wilderness and river near their home. When they discover a sizeable motor boat stuck in a tree after a flood,...

Mud

17th January 2013 -

 Video

Ellis and Neckbone are two fourteen year old boys from Mississippi who, after crossing a river in a small boat on one of their regular explorations, discover a larger motor boat stuck in a tree...

Killing Them Softly

5th October 2012 -

 Movie Review

Moral murkiness makes this hitman thriller gripping to watch, mainly because we're never quite sure where it's going. Even though it's set in 2008, Australian director Dominik (The Assassination of Jesse James) shoots it like...

Killing Them Softly

3rd August 2012 -

 Video

Jackie Cogan is the enforcer in an organized mob. He becomes the key investigator when a raid takes place at a poker game by two men armed with shotguns who manage to make off with...

Darling Companion

12th March 2012 -

 Video

Beth and Joseph Winter have been married for several years but lately, she feels that he is growing more distant from her and more absorbed in his work as a surgeon. Everything changes, though, when...

Safe House

16th January 2012 -

 Video

Matt Weston is a young CIA agent who, for the past year, has been bored by his inactive post in Cape Town. Matt is a "housekeeper" who aspires to be a full-fledged agent, a...

Blackthorn

1st November 2011 -

 Video

Butch Cassidy is infamous for being a bank and train robber and the leader of the Wild Bunch Gang, which included the criminals Elzy Lay, George Curry, Laura Bullion and Harry Tracy. He is perhaps...

Brothers

15th July 2009 -

 Video

Watch the trailer for BrothersBrothers is the emotional tale of a young family whose lives are thrown into chaos when Sam Cahill - who's a Captain in the Marines - goes to war and news...

Safe Passage

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

Despite having a well-known and talented cast, including Susan Sarandon, Robert Sean Leonard, and Sam Shepard, this film was all but passed over when it came out in 1994. This can partly be attributed to...

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