Sam Shepard

Biography

Sam Shepard (born November 5, 1943) was an American playwright, actor, and television and film director. He is author of several books of short stories, essays, and memoirs, and received the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1979 for his play Buried Child. Shepard was nominated for an Academy Award for Be...

60 titles Acting Writing Directing

6.1

In Dubious Battle

2017 · Mr. Anderson

4.3

Never Here

2017 · Paul Stark

6.6

Midnight Special

2016 · Calvin Meyer

5.5

Ithaca

2015 · Willie Grogan

6.8

Cold in July

2014 · Russell

6.8

Out of the Furnace

2013 · Gerald 'Red' Baze

6.0

Savannah

2013 · Mr. Stubbs

7.2

August: Osage County

2013 · Beverly Weston

7.4

Mud

2013 · Tom Blankenship

6.8

Safe House

2012 · Harlan Whitford

6.2

Killing Them Softly

2012 · Dillon

5.1

Darling Companion

2012 · Sheriff Morris

6.6

Blackthorn

2011 · James

6.6

Inhale

2010 · James Harrison

7.1

Brothers

2009 · Hank Cahill

5.6

The Accidental Husband

2008 · Wilder Lloyd

7.5

Felon

2008 · Gordon

7.3

Ruffian

2007 · Frank Whiteley

4.8

The Return

2006 · Ed Mills

6.1

Walker Payne

2006 · Syrus

6.3

Charlotte's Web

2006 · Narrator (voice)

5.7

Bandidas

2006 · Bill Buck

5.0

Stealth

2005 · Capt. George Cummings

6.7

Don't Come Knocking

2005 · Howard

7.9

The Notebook

2004 · Frank Calhoun

5.6

Blind Horizon

2003 · Sheriff Jack Kolb

6.6

Leo

2002 · Vic

6.3

After the Harvest

2001 · Caleb Gare

6.8

The Pledge

2001 · Eric Pollack

6.5

Swordfish

2001 · Senator James Reisman

6.4

Shot in the Heart

2001 · Frank Gilmore, Sr.

7.7

Black Hawk Down

2001 · Maj. Gen. William F. Garrison

5.8

One Kill

2000 · Maj. Nelson Gray

5.8

All the Pretty Horses

2000 · J.C. Franklin

6.0

Hamlet

2000 · Ghost

6.4

Dash and Lilly

1999 · Dashiell Hammett

6.8

Snow Falling on Cedars

1999 · Arthur Chambers

7.0

Purgatory

1999 · Sheriff Forrest / Wild Bill Hickock

5.8

Curtain Call

1998 · Will Dodge

6.0

The Only Thrill

1997 · Reece McHenry

5.2

Lily Dale

1996 · Pete Davenport

6.7

The Good Old Boys

1995 · Tarnell

6.4

Safe Passage

1994 · Patrick Singer

6.6

The Pelican Brief

1993 · Thomas Callahan

6.8

Thunderheart

1992 · Frank Coutelle

6.7

Voyager Homo Faber

1991 · Walter Faber

5.8

Defenseless

1991 ·

5.7

Bright Angel

1990 · Jack

7.2

Steel Magnolias

1989 · Spud Jones

MaMa's Pushcart

1988 ·

6.2

Baby Boom

1987 · Dr. Jeff Cooper

6.4

Crimes of the Heart

1986 · Doc Porter

6.1

Fool for Love

1985 · Eddie

6.8

Country

1984 · Gil Ivy

7.9

The Right Stuff

1983 · Chuck Yeager

7.4

Frances

1982 · Harry York

6.8

Raggedy Man

1981 · Bailey

7.4

Resurrection

1980 · Cal

6.5

Renaldo and Clara

1978 · Rodeo

7.9

Days of Heaven

1978 · The farmer

6.8

Brand X

1970 ·

11 titles Acting Writing Directing

6.7

Don't Come Knocking

2005 · Writer

6.0

True West

2002 · Writer

4.5

Simpatico

1999 · Theatre Play

6.0

Curse of the Starving Class

1994 · Theatre Play

5.3

Silent Tongue

1993 · Writer

6.1

Fool for Love

1985 · Screenplay, Theatre Play

8.1

Paris, Texas

1984 · Writer

8.6

True West

1984 · Writer

6.5

Renaldo and Clara

1978 · Writer

7.1

Zabriskie Point

1970 · Screenplay

6.8

Me and My Brother

1969 · Writer

2 titles Acting Writing Directing

5.3

Silent Tongue

1993 · Director

4.9

Far North

1988 · Director