John Sayles

Biography

John Thomas Sayles (born September 28, 1950) is an American independent film director, screenwriter and author.

18 titles Directing Writing Acting

6.3

Go for Sisters

2013 · Director

5.9

Amigo

2010 · Director

6.7

Honeydripper

2007 · Director

6.1

Silver City

2004 · Director

6.5

Casa de los Babys

2003 · Director

6.9

Sunshine State

2002 · Director

7.1

Limbo

1999 · Director

7.6

Men with Guns

1997 · Director

7.5

Lone Star

1996 · Director

7.5

The Secret of Roan Inish

1995 · Director

7.5

Passion Fish

1992 · Director

7.4

City of Hope

1991 · Director

7.3

Eight Men Out

1988 · Director

7.9

Matewan

1987 · Director

6.8

The Brother from Another Planet

1984 · Director

6.4

Baby It's You

1983 · Director

6.9

Lianna

1983 · Director

7.1

Return of the Secaucus Seven

1980 · Director

31 titles Directing Writing Acting

The Nightingale

2019 · Writer

6.3

Go for Sisters

2013 · Writer

5.9

Amigo

2010 · Writer

6.6

The Spiderwick Chronicles

2008 · Screenplay

6.7

Honeydripper

2007 · Writer

6.1

Silver City

2004 · Writer

6.5

Casa de los Babys

2003 · Writer

6.9

Sunshine State

2002 · Writer

7.1

Limbo

1999 · Writer

7.6

Men with Guns

1997 · Writer

7.5

Lone Star

1996 · Writer

3.9

Piranha

1995 · Story

7.5

The Secret of Roan Inish

1995 · Screenplay

5.8

Men of War

1994 · Screenplay

7.5

Passion Fish

1992 · Writer

7.4

City of Hope

1991 · Author

6.2

Breaking In

1989 · Writer

7.3

Eight Men Out

1988 · Screenplay

5.2

Wild Thing

1987 · Screenplay

7.9

Matewan

1987 · Screenplay

5.4

The Clan of the Cave Bear

1986 · Screenplay

6.8

Unnatural Causes

1986 · Writer

6.8

The Brother from Another Planet

1984 · Screenplay

6.4

Baby It's You

1983 · Screenplay

6.9

Lianna

1983 · Writer

6.4

The Challenge

1982 · Writer

6.6

The Howling

1981 · Screenplay

5.9

Alligator

1980 · Screenplay, Story

5.5

Battle Beyond the Stars

1980 · Writer, Story

7.1

Return of the Secaucus Seven

1980 · Writer

6.1

The Lady in Red

1979 · Screenplay

5.9

Piranha

1978 · Screenplay, Story

17 titles Directing Writing Acting

6.1

In the Electric Mist

2009 · Michael Goldman

6.7

Honeydripper

2007 · Zeke

7.0

Gridlock'd

1997 · Cop #1

6.8

Matinee

1993 · Bob

7.7

Malcolm X

1992 · FBI Agent

5.7

Straight Talk

1992 · Guy Girardi

7.4

City of Hope

1991 · Carl

7.5

Untamagiru Untama giru

1989 ·

7.3

Eight Men Out

1988 · Ring Lardner

7.9

Matewan

1987 · Hardshell Preacher

6.9

Something Wild

1986 · Motorcycle Cop

6.8

Unnatural Causes

1986 · Lloyd

6.4

Hard Choices

1985 · Don

6.8

The Brother from Another Planet

1984 · Man in Black

6.9

Lianna

1983 · Jerry

6.6

The Howling

1981 · Morgue Attendant

7.1

Return of the Secaucus Seven

1980 · Howie

5.9

Piranha

1978 · Army Sentry