Amanda Michael Plummer (born March 23, 1957) is an American-Canadian actress. She is known for her work on stage and for her roles in such films as Joe Versus the Volcano (1990), The Fisher King (1991), Pulp Fiction (1994), and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013). Plummer won a Tony Award in 1982 for her performance in Agnes of God.
Plummer dated screenwriter and director Paul Chart in the late 1990s. The two lived together in Los Angeles and worked together on Chart's film American Perfekt.
Plummer was born in New York City, the only child of Canadian actor Christopher Plummer and American actress Tammy Grimes. She attended Middlebury College for two and a half years and, as a young adult, studied acting at the Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre in New York City.
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2043 is the year. North America has a military occupation. The children are owned by the state. A woman is trying to get her daughter back. Night Raiders is about resilience, courage and love.
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Wim Wenders, Desperado
"Wings Of Desire" and "Buena Vista Social Club", "Paris, Texas" and "The State Of Things": Wim Wenders is considered one of the pioneers of New German Cinema and one of the most important and influent...
Ratched's journey from a nurse to a monster is chronicled in an origins story that began in 1947.
When two outsiders arrive on an isolated intentional community, seventeen-year old Anahita begins to question her role at home, and what a future out in the world-at-large could be.
A Young Man With High Potential
Piet is as smart as he is inexperienced when it comes to sex. He is hurt when he learns that his feelings for Klara are not reciprocated. He tried sleeping pills on himself and ended up taking a drug ...
In order to evade the law, notorious bank robber the MOMSTER (Amanda Plummer) ditched her daughter Angel (Brianna Hildebrand) with a dangerous accomplice named Dallas (John Ennis) at his drug front ro...
We Are Boats
When Francesca encounters strangers at the exact moment she needs to, her lives intersect and connect. She never had the chance to say goodbye because she was searching for a loved one.
In 1862, during the bloodiest days of the Civil War, Abraham Lincoln reluctantly agrees to join Mary Todd in a séance to contact their recently departed son.
Freaks of Nurture
Freaks of Nurture is an animated short about a neurotic mother-daughter relationship inspired by the filmmaker’s own unorthodox upbringing with her single-parent mom, who is also a foster parent and d...
It was not in her background that she was destined to become a dancer at the Paris Opera. She will never give up on her quest to perfect her dance even at the risk of damaging her back and burning her...
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
The winner of the 74th Annual Hunger Games has returned home. Winning means that they must leave their family and friends and go on a "Victor's Tour" of the districts. President Snow prepares the 75th...
A woman living in a fictionalized New York City is granted a wish by a strange visitor and learns of a creature who might provide her with love. The Woodcutter and the Nymph is a Korean folktale.
A group of high school kids enjoy a lot of adventures.
When a clumsy deadbeat accidentally kills his landlord, he must do everything in his power to hide the body, only to find that the distraction of lust, the death of his beloved brother, and a crew of ...
I Have To Buy New Shoes
Aoi Teshigahara lives in Paris. Sen Yagami came to Paris due to his sister. Aoi Teshigahara and Sen Yagami are in love. They have been together for a long time.
The Neukoelln district is notorious. The near future. The health system is collapsing. A man is working as a doctor. He doesn't have a system for appointments. People are treated in the courtyards and...
A vampire who works as a teacher searches for female students who are going to kill themselves and seduces them before taking their blood.
A young man with Down's Syndrome is in a relationship with a single mom who is also in a relationship with a volatile ex-boyfriend.
1,001 Ways to Enjoy the Missionary Position
In the future, where government regulations are so restrictive our most intimate acts are considered acts of rebellion, Nora tries to break out of a lifetime of strict thought and sexual oppression be...
Samurai Avenger: The Blind Wolf
A blind man wants revenge against the person who killed his wife and daughter. The man who returned to the desert town eight years after the massacre is a highly trained samurai swordsman. He doesn't ...
A grieving upper class woman becomes a "Lady Visitor" at Millbank prison, hoping to escape her troubles and be a guiding figure in the lives of the female prisoners. She's most interested in a medium....
Red is a best friend of an older man's. When three teens kill Red without reason, Avery tries to follow the law. When the law fails him, and the boys' father clearly defines right and wrong in his own...
A physician who helps his clients bring new life into the world is accused of an ethical breach that is also criminal in this independent drama. Dr. Colm Feore is a fertility doctor in Las Vegas. Arti...
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Pulp Fiction: The Facts
A series of interviews talking about Tarantino's early days and how he got to Pulp Fiction.
The Gray in Between
A paralyzed teen begins a relationship with an older woman when his home life goes bad.
The home lives of teenagers are looked at by Ken Park. Shawn is the most conventional. Claude is harassed by his father and coddled by his mother, both of which are symptoms of Tate's psychotic rage. ...
Christopher Plummer: A Man For All Stages
Veteran radio, theatre, television and film actor Christopher Plummer has played a thousand parts, but beneath that elegant stage presence lies the restless heart of a risk-taker. Don't miss this enga...
Get a Clue
A child looks into her teacher's disappearance.
In order to pursue love, one of the kilers switched places with one of the conmen.
Night Visions was on the Fox Network. Each episode had two stories hosted by Henry Rollins. The last two episodes were made into a movie. The final product did not include the Henry Rollins introducti...
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Night Visions is an hour-long, American television horror anthology series, with each episode comprising two half-hour stories dealing with themes of the supernatural or simply the dark side of human ...
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You Can Thank Me Later
The focus of this Canadian comedy-drama is a Montreal Jewish family. Eli, Susan, and Edward are at the hospital. Sibling rivalries and animosities have targets.
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Sexually-based offenses are considered heinous in the criminal justice system. In New York City, the detectives who investigate these vicious felonies are members of an elite squad known as the Specia...
L.A. Without a Map
An aspiring Hollywood actress, on a visit to a charming North England town, has a brief fling with the town undertaker, who also writes obituaries for the local paper. When she returned to Japan, she ...
8 ½ Women
After the death of his wife, wealthy businessman Philip Emmenthal and his son Storey open their own private harem in their family residence in Geneva (they get the idea while watching Federico Fellini...
The Apartment Complex
Stan is a graduate student who manages an apartment complex. The tenants are eccentric and unusual, and the place is run down in certain spots. The previous manager disappeared. Stan encounters a corp...
A wounded man makes a desperate call, reporting that a madman is holding a coffee shop hostage and shooting anyone he pleases, but when the team arrives, the madman opens fire. The customers that the ...
Jake is taking a break. The decision will be made on a flip of a coin. In order to visit their ailing mother, Thomas is going to pick up her sister, Alice, at a cheap motel. Jake, who's coin flipping ...
At the beginning of a nightly Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, Jim seems particularly troubled. His sponsor encourages him to talk that night, the first time in seven months, so he does - and leaves the ...
Hercules, a young mortal with great strength, sets out to prove himself a hero in the eyes of his father, the great god Zeus. Along with his friends, Hercules is tricked by a hotheaded villain who wan...
A Simple Wish
A male fairy godmother named Murray is trying to help an 8-year-old girl fulfill a simple wish by her father, who is a cab driver, and win the leading role in a Broadway musical. The fairies conventio...
Legendary actor Patrick McGoohan turns his famous character from THE PRISONER upside down as the psychiatrist in charge of an insane asylum. He has connected his inmates into a group mind where they s...
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Under The Piano
A mother who is bitter because her fear of success has denied to herself a possible career in opera because of her child'sautism, grew up in the 1940's and 50's. The over-protectiveness of her mentall...
The Right to Remain Silent
Bright and eager to hit the streets in search of bad guys, Christine Paly is disappointed when she's instead assigned to process criminals. Under the supervision of a tough but likable mentor, Christi...
The Final Cut
There are bombs in Seattle. John Pierce, the former head of the Bomb Squad, reluctantly accepted the job that will take him to face his worst nightmare, since their quality takes too big a toll among ...
Dark Skies is an American UFO conspiracy theory-based sci-fi television series that aired from the 1996 to 1997 season for 18 episodes, plus a two-hour pilot episode. The success of The X-Files on Fox...
The Vampyre Wars
Chris Sarandon was in a movie.
Ari Rose is not a typical romantic. He has two interests in life. He was seducing the woman of his dreams and making sure she never left. A very dark comedy with identifiable themes about love, sex, o...
Don't Look Back
Jesse endangers the lives of his childhood friends after he discovers a briefcase full of money from a drug deal gone bad, and returns home with it to Texas. He wants to turn his life around. The gang...
Following the arrest of her mother, Ramona, youngVanessa Lutz decided to go in search of her grandmother. The school counselor gives her a ride. The notorious I-5 Killer, Bob, was shot several times b...
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She walks along the highways of northern England. She says she loves Judith. It's bad luck for the women at the cash desk not to be Judith because she is crazy and dangerous. Someone who is hard of he...
The Outer Limits
Sometimes there is a plot twist at the end of The Outer Limits. Unlike the original incarnation of the series, which was a pure anthology with each episode completely unrelated to the others, the revi...
Only a former priest and a little girl can stop Gabriel from collecting a soul which will end the war in Heaven.
From his early work as a plague doctor to his time at the court of Catherine de Medici, there is a dramatic retelling of the life ofMichel de Nostredame. The stars are Rutger Hauer and Julia Ormond.
A burger-loving hit man, his philosophical partner, a drug-addled gangster's moll and a washed-up boxer converge in this comedy crime caper. Their adventures travel back and forth in time.
So I Married an Axe Murderer
After a bad break up, Charlie MacKenzie falls in love with a butcher named Harriet Michaels. As avid consumers of sensational tabloids, his parents suspect that he is actually a notorious serial kille...
A mysterious new shop opens in a small town which always seems to stock the deepest desires of each shopper, with a price far heavier than expected.
Whose Child Is This? The War for Baby Jessica
A heated custody battle between her biological and adoptive parents leaves a little girl caught in the crossfire.
Three people, including a prison guard, have been killed by Denver Bayliss. He was a juvenile delinquent who never got out of the system. He is going to be executed. The film is about a death row pris...
The Lounge People
Louis and Cynthia Lewis are an insanely rich couple suffering from an acute case of boredom on their private island estate. Louis produces his own version of "Moby Dick" to end the tedium and to get h...
Miss Rose White
Rose White (Sedgwick) is a modern young career woman in post-World War II New York City who has largely relegated her Jewish heritage to scrapbooks and memories. Born in Poland but fortunate enough to...
Time-traveling bounty hunters find a dying race-car driver in the past and bring him to New York, where his mind will be taken over by a dying billionaire.
Joe Versus the Volcano
Hypochondriac Joe Banks finds out he has six months to live, quits his dead end job, musters the courage to ask his co-worker out on a date, and is hired to jump into a volcano by a mysterious visitor...
Kojak: None So Blind
After a flighty young woman accidentally witnesses a Mob hit in an Italian restaurant, New York Police Inspector Theo Kojak must protect her from an unscrupulous Dutch hitman and bring the mob leader ...
The substitute teacher put the snake around her neck after Rickey and his friends put it in the desk. Her strange stories of the wonders and beauty of the world help them to see that there is more to ...
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The Story of the Dancing Frog
Short - This delightful adaptation follows Gertrude and George the Dancing Frog on a whirlwind theatrical tour. - Amanda Plummer, Heidi Stallings, Edna Harris
Tales from the Crypt
The Crypt Keeper is a host for fun and fright based on the classic E.C. Back in the day, there were comics tales. Pick your poison if you shamble up to the bar. Are honeymooners going to fulfill the "...
True Blue is a short-running NBC Television series set in New York City which aired on Friday evenings in 1989 and 1990. The hour-long drama follows the exploits of a squad of uniformed officers assig...
Prisoners of Inertia
Made in Heaven
There is a romantic drama about two souls who marry in heaven. A young man is performing a rescue when he dies. Shortly after he arrived in "Heaven", he met Annie Packert. The burning question is whet...
John Dakota is running from his father who blames him for his brother's death. Dakota ends up in a small Texas town and ends up working at a horse ranch. He builds a life for himself. He knows the Lec...
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L.A. Law is an American television legal drama series that ran for eight seasons on NBC from September 15, 1986, to May 19, 1994. Created by Steven Bochco and Terry Louise Fisher, it contained many o...
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Robert McCall is a former agent of a secret government agency who is now running his own private crime fighting operation where he fashions himself as "The Equalizer." It is a service for victims of t...
A worker has lost his job. He can devote more time to his invention. He's an inventor, and he's come up with something big. People will look at life and death differently. Julia's ex-Green Beret-evang...
The model is convinced by David to become a partner in a detective agency after being deceived and going bankrupt. They solve cases together while getting along.
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The Hotel New Hampshire
The film talks about a family that weathers all sorts of disasters and keeps going. It has a wonderful assortment of eccentric characters.
The story of the Miami Police Department's vice squad and its efforts to end prostitution was centered on the unlikely partnership of Sonny and Tubbs, who first meet when Tubbs is undercover in a drug...
Colvis Nevels left his rural Kentucky home to take a factory job in Detroit during World War II. Reluctantly accompanying Colvis is his long-suffering wife, Gertie. Gertie started a business making ha...
The story of Daniel, the son of Paul and Rochelle, who were executed as Soviet spies in the 1950s, is a fictionalized one. As a graduate student in New York in the 1960s, Daniel was involved in the an...
The World According to Garp
The life of T S Garp and his mother, Jenny, is chronicled in this film. Jenny writes a feminist manifesto at an opportune time, and finds herself as a magnet for all manner of distressed women.
Cattle Annie and Little Britches
In Oklahoma in the 19th century, two teen girls, fans of stories about outlaws, are on a quest to meet and join up with each other. They try to help them escape from the marshal despite finding a shad...
30 Minutes, Mister Plummer
Christopher Plummer is an actor from the Shakespearean Theatre in Ontario. As the minutes tick by, cameras record the transformation as he wears his make-up for the title role. Kate Reid and Martha He...
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The Tony Award for excellence in theatre is an award that recognizes achievement in live Broadway theatre. The Broadway League presented the awards. There are awards for regional theatre and Broadway ...
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Hallmark Hall of Fame
Hallmark Hall of Fame is an anthology program on American television, sponsored by Hallmark Cards, a Kansas City based greeting card company. The longest-running primetime series in the history of tel...
The Dream of the Guest
When Juan, a special guest with the objective of building a space ship, moves to the family's home, the life of each member of the family changes dramatically.
An artist on the verge of a career-changing exhibition navigates family, friends and colleagues in the lead-up to her show and finds that the chaos of life becomes the inspiration for more great art.
The Outer Limits: The New Series: Time Travel and Infinity
The consequences of time travel are the thematic framework for this compilation of episodes from the revamped Outer Limits anthology series, produced for the Showtime network. The six stories compiled...