Where to Stream 5 Great Sam Shepard Movies
In this swooning Great Plains romance from Terence Malick, Shepard plays a moneyed farmer who employs two smitten difters, Abby
and Bill (Brooke Adams and Richard Gere), only to wind up marrying the enchanting Abby while she carries on with her one true love.
Here is a small sample of his works and appearances:
Shepard technically plays the antagonist in this, his first major big-screen role, but his character isn’t exactly a villain.
Appearing first as an eerie ghost on a closed-circuit TV loop, he comes to his son as a source of strength and wisdom.—
This revisionist Western by Andrew Dominik may revolve around the complicated dynamic between the two title characters,
but Shepard proves invaluable as James’s coolheaded big brother, Frank.
Shepard exuded a sense of savvy in the role, and his steady self-assurance as a screen presence made it feel genuine.—
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