Indie Cinema 1986: Films That Matter

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At Close Range

D: James Foley
Cast: Sean Penn, Christopher Walken

Blue Velvet

D: David Lynch
Cast: Kyle Mac Lachlan, Laura Dern
Crimes of the Heart

D: Bruce Beresford
Cast: Diane Keaton, Jessica Lange, Sissy Spacek

Desert Bloom

D: Eugene Corr
Cast: Annabeth Gish, Jon Voight

Desert Hearts

D: Donna Deitch
Cast: Helen Shaver, Patricia Charbonneau

Extremities

D: Robert M. Young
Cast: Farrah Faucett, James Russo

Hard Choices

D: Rick King
Cast: Margaret Klenck, Gary McCleary

Heavy

D: James Mangold
Cast: Pruitt Taylor Vince, Liv Taylor
Hollywood Shuffle

D: Robert Townsend
Cast: Robert Townsend, Anne Marie Johnson
Hoosiers

D: David Anspaugh
Cast: Gene Hackman, Dennis Hopper
Nobody's Fool

D: Evelyn Purcell
Cast: Rosanna Arquette, Eric Roberts

Parting Glances

D: Bill Sherwood
Cast: John Bolger, Richard Ganoung

Peggy Sue Got Married

D: Francis F. Coppola
Cast: Kathleen Turner, Nicolas Cage
Platoon

D: Oliver Stone
Cast: Charlie Sheen, Willem Dafoe
River's Edge

D: Tim Hunter
Cast: Keanu Reeves, Crispin Glover
Salvador

D: Oliver Stone
Cast: James Woods, James Belushi

She's Gotta Have It

D: Spike Lee
Cast: Tracy Camilla Johns

Sid and Nancy

D: Alex Cox
Cast: Gary Oldman, Chloe Webb

Smooth Talk

D: Joyce Chopra
Cast: Laura Dern, Treat Williams

Something Wild

D: Jonathan Demme
Cast: Melanie Griffith, Jeff Daniels

True Stories

D: David Byrne
Cast: David Byrne, John Goodman