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In Theaters
  • The Notebook

  • Steel Magnolias

  • Days of Heaven

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At Home
  • Midnight Special

  • August: Osage County

  • Out of the Furnace

  • Shepard & Dark

  • Resurrection

  • Savannah

  • Mud

  • Killing Them Softly

  • Darling Companion

  • Safe House

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Sam Shepard Movies

  • Profession: Actor, Screenwriter
  • Born: Nov 5, 1943
  • Died: Jan 1, 0001
  • Birth Name: Samuel Shepard Rogers
  • Biography: A Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright (for 1979's Buried Child), an Oscar-nominated actor, and a director and screenwriter to boot, multi-talented Sam Shepard has made a career of plumbing the darker depths of middle-American rural sensibilities and... Continued
Movie Role(s) Year
Midnight Special Calvin Meyer 2016
August: Osage County Beverly Weston 2013
Out of the Furnace Gerald "Red" Baze 2013
Shepard & Dark 2013
Savannah Mr. Stubbs 2013
Mud Tom Blakenship 2013
Killing Them Softly Dillon 2012
Darling Companion Sheriff Morris 2012
Safe House Harlan Whitford 2012
Blackthorn James Blackthorn 2011
Fair Game Sam Plame 2010
Inhale James Harrison 2010
Brothers Hank Cahill 2009
The Accidental Husband Wilder 2009
Patti Smith: Dream of Life 2008
Felon 2008
Bound to Lose 2007
The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford Frank James 2007
Charlotte's Web Narrator 2006
Bandidas Bill Buck 2006
Don't Come Knocking Howard Spence / Screen Story / Screenwriter 2006
Stealth Captain George Cummings 2005
The Notebook Frank Calhoun 2004
The Return Ed Mills 2003
This So-Called Disaster 2003
Black Hawk Down Maj. Gen. William F. Garrison 2001
Swordfish Senator Reisman 2001
The Pledge Eric Pollack 2001
All the Pretty Horses J.C. Franklin 2000
Hamlet The Ghost 2000
Simpatico Play Author 1999
Snow Falling on Cedars Arthur Chambers 1999
Safe Passage Patrick Singer 1994
Silent Tongue Director / Screenwriter 1994
The Pelican Brief Thomas Callahan 1993
Thunderheart Frank Coutelle 1992
Voyager Walter Faber 1992
Defenseless George Beutel 1991
Bright Angel Jack Russell 1991
Steel Magnolias Spud Jones 1989
Baby Boom Dr. Jeff Copper, Veterinarian 1987
Crimes of the Heart Doc Porter 1986
Fool for Love Eddie / Screenwriter 1985
Paris, Texas / Screenwriter 1984
The Right Stuff Chuck Yeager 1983
Days of Heaven The Farmer 1979
Zabriskie Point Screenwriter 1970
Me and My Brother Screenwriter 1969
Frances Harry York
Raggedy Man Bailey
Walker Payne
Kurosawa Narrator
Blind Horizon Sheriff Kolb
The Only Thrill Reece McHenry
Renaldo and Clara / Screenwriter
Oh! Calcutta! Play Author
Bronco Bullfrog Jo / Jo
Country Gil Ivy
Resurrection Cal Carpenter

Worked With

Kirsten Dunst Midnight Special 2016
Michael Shannon Midnight Special 2016
Joel Edgerton Midnight Special 2016
Adam Driver Midnight Special 2016
Meryl Streep August: Osage County 2013
Julia Roberts August: Osage County 2013
Juliette Lewis August: Osage County 2013
Ewan McGregor August: Osage County 2013
Abigail Breslin August: Osage County 2013
Margo Martindale August: Osage County 2013
Christian Bale Out of the Furnace 2013
Casey Affleck Out of the Furnace 2013
Zoe Saldana Out of the Furnace 2013
Woody Harrelson Out of the Furnace 2013
Forest Whitaker Out of the Furnace 2013
James Caviezel Savannah 2013
Chiwetel Ejiofor Savannah 2013
Jaimie Alexander Savannah 2013
Hal Holbrook Savannah 2013
Bradley Whitford Savannah 2013
Matthew McConaughey Mud 2013
Tye Sheridan Mud 2013
Jacob Lofland Mud 2013
Reese Witherspoon Mud 2013
Sarah Paulson Mud 2013
Ray McKinnon Mud 2013
Brad Pitt Killing Them Softly 2012
Scoot McNairy Killing Them Softly 2012
Ben Mendelsohn Killing Them Softly 2012
James Gandolfini Killing Them Softly 2012
Richard Jenkins Killing Them Softly 2012
Vincent Curatola Killing Them Softly 2012
Kevin Kline Darling Companion 2012
Diane Keaton Darling Companion 2012
Dianne Wiest Darling Companion 2012
Elisabeth Moss Darling Companion 2012
Denzel Washington Safe House 2012
Ryan Reynolds Safe House 2012
Vera Farmiga Safe House 2012
Brendan Gleeson Safe House 2012
Rubén Blades Safe House 2012
Eduardo Noriega Blackthorn 2011
Stephen Rea Blackthorn 2011
Magaly Solier Blackthorn 2011
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau Blackthorn 2011
Padraic Delaney Blackthorn 2011
Naomi Watts Fair Game 2010
Sean Penn Fair Game 2010
Bruce McGill Fair Game 2010
Michael Kelly Fair Game 2010
Ty Burrell Fair Game 2010
Noah Emmerich Fair Game 2010
Dermot Mulroney Inhale 2010
Diane Kruger Inhale 2010
Jordi Mollà Inhale 2010
Vincent Perez Inhale 2010
Tobey Maguire Brothers 2009
Jake Gyllenhaal Brothers 2009
Natalie Portman Brothers 2009
Clifton Collins, Jr. Brothers 2009
Mare Winningham Brothers 2009
Uma Thurman The Accidental Husband 2009
Colin Firth The Accidental Husband 2009
Jeffrey Dean Morgan The Accidental Husband 2009
Justina Machado The Accidental Husband 2009
Isabella Rossellini The Accidental Husband 2009
Patti Smith Patti Smith: Dream of Life 2008
Stephen Dorff Felon 2008
Val Kilmer Felon 2008
Harold Perrineau, Jr. Felon 2008
Marisol Nichols Felon 2008
Anne Archer Felon 2008
Dennis Hopper Bound to Lose 2007
Mary-Louise Parker The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford 2007
Paul Schneider The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford 2007
Jeremy Renner The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford 2007
Steve Buscemi Charlotte's Web 2006
John Cleese Charlotte's Web 2006
Oprah Winfrey Charlotte's Web 2006
Cedric the Entertainer Charlotte's Web 2006
Kathy Bates Charlotte's Web 2006
Penélope Cruz Bandidas 2006
Salma Hayek Bandidas 2006
Steve Zahn Bandidas 2006
Dwight Yoakam Bandidas 2006
Jessica Lange Don't Come Knocking 2006
Tim Roth Don't Come Knocking 2006
Gabriel Mann Don't Come Knocking 2006
Sarah Polley Don't Come Knocking 2006
Fairuza Balk Don't Come Knocking 2006
Josh Lucas Stealth 2005
Jessica Biel Stealth 2005
Jamie Foxx Stealth 2005
Joe Morton Stealth 2005
Ebon Moss-Bachrach Stealth 2005
Richard Roxburgh Stealth 2005
Ryan Gosling The Notebook 2004
Rachel McAdams The Notebook 2004
James Garner The Notebook 2004
Gena Rowlands The Notebook 2004
James Marsden The Notebook 2004
Kevin Connolly The Notebook 2004
Sarah Michelle Gellar The Return 2003
Peter O'Brien The Return 2003
Adam Scott The Return 2003
Kate Beahan The Return 2003
J.C. MacKenzie The Return 2003
T-Bone Burnett This So-Called Disaster 2003
Cheech Marin This So-Called Disaster 2003
Nick Nolte This So-Called Disaster 2003
Josh Hartnett Black Hawk Down 2001
Jason Isaacs Black Hawk Down 2001
Tom Sizemore Black Hawk Down 2001
Eric Bana Black Hawk Down 2001
William Fichtner Black Hawk Down 2001
John Travolta Swordfish 2001
Hugh Jackman Swordfish 2001
Halle Berry Swordfish 2001
Don Cheadle Swordfish 2001
Vinnie Jones Swordfish 2001
Jack Nicholson The Pledge 2001
Patricia Clarkson The Pledge 2001
Benicio Del Toro The Pledge 2001
Dale Dickey The Pledge 2001
Aaron Eckhart The Pledge 2001
Costas Mandylor The Pledge 2001
Matt Damon All the Pretty Horses 2000
Henry Thomas All the Pretty Horses 2000
Lucas Black All the Pretty Horses 2000
Robert Patrick All the Pretty Horses 2000
Ethan Hawke Hamlet 2000
Kyle MacLachlan Hamlet 2000
Diane Venora Hamlet 2000
Bill Murray Hamlet 2000
Liev Schreiber Hamlet 2000
Jeff Bridges Simpatico 1999
Sharon Stone Simpatico 1999
Catherine Keener Simpatico 1999
Albert Finney Simpatico 1999
Shawn Hatosy Simpatico 1999
James Cromwell Snow Falling on Cedars 1999
James Rebhorn Snow Falling on Cedars 1999
Eric Thal Snow Falling on Cedars 1999
Susan Sarandon Safe Passage 1994
Robert Sean Leonard Safe Passage 1994
Sean Astin Safe Passage 1994
Marcia Gay Harden Safe Passage 1994
Nick Stahl Safe Passage 1994
Alan Bates Silent Tongue 1994
Richard Harris Silent Tongue 1994
John Heard The Pelican Brief 1993
Tony Goldwyn The Pelican Brief 1993
James B. Sikking The Pelican Brief 1993
Graham Greene Thunderheart 1992
John Trudell Thunderheart 1992
Fred Ward Thunderheart 1992
Fred Dalton Thompson Thunderheart 1992
Julie Delpy Voyager 1992
Barbara Sukowa Voyager 1992
Deborra-Lee Furness Voyager 1992
Barbara Hershey Defenseless 1991
Mary Beth Hurt Defenseless 1991
Kellie Overbey Defenseless 1991
Jay O. Sanders Defenseless 1991
Lili Taylor Bright Angel 1991
Valerie Perrine Bright Angel 1991
Sheila McCarthy Bright Angel 1991
Bill Pullman Bright Angel 1991
Burt Young Bright Angel 1991
Sally Field Steel Magnolias 1989
Dolly Parton Steel Magnolias 1989
Shirley MacLaine Steel Magnolias 1989
Daryl Hannah Steel Magnolias 1989
Olympia Dukakis Steel Magnolias 1989
Harold Ramis Baby Boom 1987
James Spader Baby Boom 1987
Pat Hingle Baby Boom 1987
Sissy Spacek Crimes of the Heart 1986
Tess Harper Crimes of the Heart 1986
Kim Basinger Fool for Love 1985
Harry Dean Stanton Fool for Love 1985
Randy Quaid Fool for Love 1985
Nastassja Kinski Paris, Texas 1984
Aurore Clément Paris, Texas 1984
Hunter Carson Paris, Texas 1984
Scott Glenn The Right Stuff 1983
Ed Harris The Right Stuff 1983
Dennis Quaid The Right Stuff 1983
Richard Gere Days of Heaven 1979
Brooke Adams Days of Heaven 1979
Rod Taylor Zabriskie Point 1970