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Paris, Texas | Movie Details for Actor Harry Dean Stanton | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 90%  Paris, Texas  145 min,  R,  [Drama]  [Wim Wenders]  [23 Aug 1984]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 16 wins & 9 nominations.
Actors:  Aurore Clément, Dean Stockwell, Harry Dean Stanton, Nastassja Kinski
Plot:  Travis Henderson, an aimless drifter who has been missing for four years, wanders out of the desert and must reconnect with society, himself, his life, and his family.
Writer:  L.M. Kit Carson (adaptation), Sam Shepard, Walter Donohue (story editor: Channel 4)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  West Germany, France, UK, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Alien | Movie Details for Actor Harry Dean Stanton | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  Alien  116 min,  R,  [Horror, Sci-Fi]  [Ridley Scott]  [22 Jun 1979]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 97%, Metacritic 83/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 16 wins & 19 nominations.
Actors:  Harry Dean Stanton, John Hurt, Sigourney Weaver, Tom Skerritt, Veronica Cartwright
Plot:  After a space merchant vessel perceives an unknown transmission as a distress call, its landing on the source moon finds one of the crew attacked by a mysterious lifeform, and they soon realize that its life cycle has merely begun.
Writer:  Dan O'Bannon (story), Ronald Shusett (story), Dan O'Bannon (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  UK, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Repo Man | Movie Details for Actor Harry Dean Stanton | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  Repo Man  92 min,  R,  [Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi]  [Alex Cox]  [02 Mar 1984]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 98%, Metacritic 75/100, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Emilio Estevez, Harry Dean Stanton, Olivia Barash, Tracey Walter
Plot:  Young punk Otto becomes a repo man after helping to steal a car, and stumbles into a world of wackiness as a result.
Writer:  Alex Cox
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Straight Time | Movie Details for Actor Harry Dean Stanton | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  Straight Time  114 min,  R,  [Crime, Drama]  [Ulu Grosbard, Dustin Hoffman]  [21 Apr 1978]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 86%, External Reviews
Actors:  Dustin Hoffman, Gary Busey, Harry Dean Stanton, Theresa Russell
Plot:  Fresh off his most recent prison term, an ex con assaults his former probation officer and goes on the run.
Writer:  Edward Bunker (novel), Alvin Sargent (screenplay), Edward Bunker (screenplay), Jeffrey Boam (screenplay)
Language:  English, Spanish, Cantonese    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Wise Blood | Movie Details for Actor Harry Dean Stanton | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  Wise Blood  106 min,  PG,  [Comedy, Drama]  [John Huston]  [17 Feb 1980]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 89%, External Reviews
Awards:  5 nominations.
Actors:  Brad Dourif, Dan Shor, Harry Dean Stanton, John Huston
Plot:  A Southerner--young, poor, ambitious but uneducated--determines to become something in the world. He decides that the best way to do that is to become a preacher and start up his own church.
Writer:  Flannery O'Connor (novel), Benedict Fitzgerald (screenplay), Michael Fitzgerald (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Lucky | Movie Details for Actor Harry Dean Stanton | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  Lucky  10 min,  [Comedy, Drama]  [John Carroll Lynch]  [29 Sep 2017]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Metacritic 79/100, External Reviews
Awards:  10 wins & 14 nominations.
Actors:  David Lynch, Ed Begley Jr., Harry Dean Stanton, Ron Livingston
Plot:  The spiritual journey of a ninety-year-old atheist.
Writer:  Logan Sparks (screenplay), Drago Sumonja (screenplay)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Death Watch | Movie Details for Actor Harry Dean Stanton | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  Death Watch  117 min,  R,  [Drama, Sci-Fi]  [Bertrand Tavernier]  [01 Apr 1982]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 79%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 7 nominations.
Actors:  Harry Dean Stanton, Harvey Keitel, Romy Schneider, Thérèse Liotard
Plot:  Roddy has a camera implanted in his brain. He is then hired by a television Producer to film a documentary of terminally ill Katherine, without her knowledge. His footage will then be run ...
Writer:  David Compton (novel), David Rayfiel, Bertrand Tavernier, Géza von Radványi (German dialogue)
Language:  French, English, German    Country:  France, West Germany    More Info:  IMDB
The Mighty | Movie Details for Actor Harry Dean Stanton | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  The Mighty  100 min,  PG-13,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Peter Chelsom]  [30 Oct 1998]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 75%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 3 wins & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Douglas Bisset, Elden Henson, Gena Rowlands, Harry Dean Stanton, Kieran Culkin, Sharon Stone
Plot:  Two young boys, both social outcasts in their small town, form an unlikely friendship.
Writer:  Rodman Philbrick (novel), Charles Leavitt (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Rose | Movie Details for Actor Harry Dean Stanton | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  The Rose  125 min,  R,  [Drama, Music, Romance]  [Mark Rydell]  [07 Nov 1979]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 86%, Metacritic 67/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 5 wins & 8 nominations.
Actors:  Alan Bates, Bette Midler, Frederic Forrest, Harry Dean Stanton
Plot:  The tragic life of a self-destructive female rock star who struggles to deal with the constant pressures of her career and the demands of her ruthless business manager.
Writer:  Bo Goldman (screenplay), Bill Kerby (screenplay), Bill Kerby (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Cockfighter | Movie Details for Actor Harry Dean Stanton | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  Cockfighter  83 min,  R,  [Drama]  [Monte Hellman]  [01 Aug 1974]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ed Begley Jr., Harry Dean Stanton, Richard B. Shull, Warren Oates
Plot:  Southern action drama film about cockfighting.
Writer:  Charles Willeford (novel), Charles Willeford (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Fool for Love | Movie Details for Actor Harry Dean Stanton | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Fool for Love  106 min,  R,  [Drama]  [Robert Altman]  [14 May 1986]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 75%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Harry Dean Stanton, Kim Basinger, Randy Quaid, Sam Shepard
Plot:  May is waiting for her boyfriend in a run-down American motel, when an old flame turns up and threatens to undermine her efforts and drag her back into the life that she was running away from. The situation soon turns complicated.
Writer:  Sam Shepard (play), Sam Shepard (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Pretty in Pink | Movie Details for Actor Harry Dean Stanton | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Pretty in Pink  96 min,  PG-13,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Howard Deutch]  [28 Feb 1986]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 78%, Metacritic 57/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Annie Potts, Harry Dean Stanton, Jon Cryer, Molly Ringwald
Plot:  A poor girl must choose between the affections of her doting childhood sweetheart and a rich but sensitive playboy.
Writer:  John Hughes
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Cisco Pike | Movie Details for Actor Harry Dean Stanton | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Cisco Pike  95 min,  R,  [Drama]  [Bill Norton]  [29 May 1972]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Gene Hackman, Harry Dean Stanton, Karen Black, Kris Kristofferson
Plot:  A down on his luck former drug dealer is forced by a corrupt LAPD policeman to sell 100 keys of confiscated marijuana in one weekend.
Writer:  Bill Norton
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
UFOria | Movie Details for Actor Harry Dean Stanton | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  UFOria  93 min,  PG,  [Comedy, Sci-Fi]  [John Binder]  [01 Oct 1985]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Beverly Hope Atkinson, Cindy Williams, Fred Ward, Harry Dean Stanton
Plot:  Sheldon Bart is a drifter, and a small-time con man. He meets his old friend, Brother Bud, a big-time con man into faith healing and fencing stolen cars, at his revival tent outside a small...
Writer:  John Binder
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Black Marble | Movie Details for Actor Harry Dean Stanton | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  The Black Marble  113 min,  PG,  [Crime, Romance, Comedy]  [Harold Becker]  [07 Mar 1980]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Barbara Babcock, Harry Dean Stanton, Paula Prentiss, Robert Foxworth
Plot:  A romantic comedy which explores the pressures on police officers.
Writer:  Joseph Wambaugh (novel), Joseph Wambaugh (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
One Magic Christmas | Movie Details for Actor Harry Dean Stanton | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 56%  One Magic Christmas  89 min,  G,  [Family, Fantasy]  [Phillip Borsos]  [22 Nov 1985]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 47%, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins & 7 nominations.
Actors:  Arthur Hill, Gary Basaraba, Harry Dean Stanton, Mary Steenburgen
Plot:  An angel must show a mother the true meaning of Christmas. It's not just presents and materialistic things, but the people she cares about.
Writer:  Thomas Meehan (story), Phillip Borsos (story), Barry Healey (story), Thomas Meehan
Language:  English    Country:  Canada, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Mr. North | Movie Details for Actor Harry Dean Stanton | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 51%  Mr. North  93 min,  PG,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Danny Huston]  [22 Jul 1988]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 43%, External Reviews
Actors:  Anthony Edwards, Harry Dean Stanton, Lauren Bacall, Robert Mitchum
Plot:  Mr. North, a stranger to a small, but wealthy, Rhode Island town, quickly has rumors started about him that he has the power to heal people's ailments. The rumors are magnified by his ...
Writer:  Thornton Wilder (novel), Janet Roach (screenplay), John Huston (screenplay), James Costigan (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Stars and Bars | Movie Details for Actor Harry Dean Stanton | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 48%  Stars and Bars  94 min,  R,  [Comedy]  [Pat O'Connor]  [18 Mar 1988]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 4.8/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Daniel Day-Lewis, Harry Dean Stanton, Kent Broadhurst, Maury Chaykin
Plot:  A British art expert travels across America in order to purchase a rare Renoir painting in the South but comes across some crazy characters in the process.
Writer:  William Boyd (novel), William Boyd (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Down Periscope | Movie Details for Actor Harry Dean Stanton | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 37%  Down Periscope  92 min,  PG-13,  [Comedy]  [David S. Ward]  [01 Mar 1996]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 12%, Metacritic 39/100, External Reviews
Actors:  Harry Dean Stanton, Kelsey Grammer, Lauren Holly, Rob Schneider
Plot:  Lt. Cmdr. Tom Dodge is assigned as Captain to the USS Stingray, an old diesel driven submarine that has seen better days. With a crew that consists only of weird guys (and a gal), he's ...
Writer:  Hugh Wilson (screenplay), Andrew Kurtzman (screenplay), Eliot Wald (screenplay), Hugh Wilson (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Sonny | Movie Details for Actor Harry Dean Stanton | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 37%  Sonny  110 min,  R,  [Crime, Drama]  [Nicolas Cage]  [21 Mar 2003]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 23%, Metacritic 31/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Brenda Blethyn, Harry Dean Stanton, James Franco, Mena Suvari
Plot:  An honorably discharged soldier returns home to New Orleans, hoping to break away from his upbringing as a trained prostitute, but his brothel-madam mother has other expectations.
Writer:  John Carlen
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Man Trouble | Movie Details for Actor Harry Dean Stanton | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 26%  Man Trouble  100 min,  PG-13,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Bob Rafelson]  [17 Jul 1992]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 4.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 7%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Beverly D'Angelo, Ellen Barkin, Harry Dean Stanton, Jack Nicholson
Plot:  A sleazy but affable guard dog trainer is blackmailed to steal a manuscript for a tell-all book from one of his clients.
Writer:  Carole Eastman
Language:  English    Country:  USA, Italy    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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