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Sam Shepard

1943-11-05 Fort Sheridan, Illinois, USA

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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 Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of pilot Chuck Yeager in The Right Stuff (1983). Description above from the Wikipedia article Sam Shepard, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia


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Never Here Paul Stark 2017-06-18
In Dubious Battle Mr. Anderson 2017-02-17
Midnight Special Calvin Meyer 2016-02-12
Ithaca Willie Grogan 2015-10-29
Cold in July Russell 2014-05-23
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August: Osage County Beverly Weston 2013-12-26
Out of the Furnace Gerald 'Red' Baze 2013-12-06
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Brothers Hank Cahill 2009-01-22
The Accidental Husband Wilder Lloyd 2008-02-29
Felon Gordon 2008-07-17
Patti Smith: Dream of Life Himself 2008-01-01
The Holy Modal Rounders: Bound to Lose Himself 2007-12-07
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Ruffian Frank Whiteley 2007-06-09
Bandidas Bill Buck 2006-01-18
The Return Ed Mills 2006-11-10
Walker Payne Syrus 2006-04-27
Charlotte's Web Narrator (voice) 2006-12-07
Stealth Capt. George Cummings 2005-07-27
Trudell Himself 2005-01-01
Don't Come Knocking Howard 2005-05-19
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Blind Horizon Sheriff Jack Kolb 2003-12-14
Rosy-Fingered Dawn: A Film on Terrence Malick Himself 2002-09-01
Leo Vic 2002-03-12
Black Hawk Down Maj. Gen. William F. Garrison 2001-12-28
The Pledge Eric Pollack 2001-01-09
After the Harvest Caleb Gare 2001-05-29
Swordfish Senator James Reisman 2001-06-07
Shot in the Heart Frank Gilmore, Sr. 2001-10-13
Kurosawa Narrator (voice) 2000-12-24
One Kill Maj. Nelson Gray 2000-01-01
Hamlet Ghost 2000-05-12
All the Pretty Horses J.C. Franklin 2000-12-11
Dash and Lilly Dashiell Hammett 1999-05-31
Snow Falling on Cedars Arthur Chambers 1999-12-22
Purgatory Sheriff Forrest / Wild Bill Hickock 1999-01-10
Sam Shepard: Stalking Himself Himself 1998-07-28
Curtain Call Will Dodge 1998-12-05
The Only Thrill Reece McHenry 1997-01-04
Lily Dale Pete Davenport 1996-06-09
Caro Antonioni Self 1995-01-01
The Good Old Boys Tarnell 1995-03-05
Safe Passage Patrick Singer 1994-12-01
The Pelican Brief Thomas Callahan 1993-02-25
Thunderheart Frank Coutelle 1992-04-03
Defenseless 1991-08-23
Homo Faber Walter Faber 1991-03-21
Bright Angel Jack 1990-11-01
Steel Magnolias Spud Jones 1989-11-15
MaMa's Pushcart 1988-01-01
Baby Boom Dr. Jeff Cooper 1987-10-07
Crimes of the Heart Doc Porter 1986-12-12
Fool for Love Eddie 1985-12-06
Country Gil Ivy 1984-09-29
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Frances Harry York 1982-12-03
Raggedy Man Bailey 1981-09-18
Resurrection Cal 1980-09-26
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Days of Heaven The farmer 1978-09-13
Brand X 1970-05-18