Michael Cuesta

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Twelve and Holding 2005

94 min - Drama

Director: Michael Cuesta

Stars: Jeremy Renner, Annabella Sciorra, Conor Donovan, Jesse Camacho, Zoe Weizenbaum

Synopsis: After his twin brother is accidentally killed by vengeful bullies, a 12-year old boy and his friends face the harsh realities of death, teenage hormones, and family dysfunction.

L.I.E. - Long Island Expressway

L.I.E. - Long Island Expressway 2001

97 min - Drama, Crime

Director: Michael Cuesta

Stars: Brian Cox, Paul Dano, Adam LeFevre, Bruce Altman, Chance Kelly, James Costa

Synopsis: A 15-year-old Long Island boy loses everything and everyone he knows, soon becoming involved in a relationship with a much older man.


The leading information resource for the entertainment industry 2014

112 min - Drama, Thriller, Biography, Crime, Mystery

Director: Michael Cuesta

Stars: Ray Liotta, Robert Patrick, Andy García, Michael Sheen, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Jeremy Renner

Synopsis: Based on the true story of journalist Gary Webb. The film takes place in the mid-1990s, when Webb uncovered...


Roadie 2011

95 min - Comedy, Music, Drama

Director: Michael Cuesta

Stars: Bobby Cannavale, Lois Smith, Ron Eldard, David Margulies, Jill Hennessy, Jarlath Conroy

Synopsis: After 20 years on the road with Blue Oyster Cult, Jimmy Testagros returns to his hometown to life with his ailing mother. Complications arise when he falls for an old friend, who is now married to his longtime nemesis.

American Assassin

American Assassin 2017

111 min - Action, Thriller

Director: Michael Cuesta

Stars: Michael Keaton, Sanaa Lathan, Scott Adkins, Taylor Kitsch, David Suchet, Andrew Pleavin

Synopsis: After the death of his girlfriend at the hands of terrorists, Mitch Rapp is drawn into the world of counterterrorism, mentored by tough-as-nails former U.S. Navy S.E.A.L. Stan Hurley.


Tell Tale 2009

93 min - Horror, Sci-Fi, Drama, Thriller

Director: Michael Cuesta

Stars: Brian Cox, Josh Lucas, Lena Headey, Michael K. Williams, Dallas Roberts, Ulrich Thomsen

Synopsis: A man's newly transplanted heart leads him on a dangerous journey to find out who murdered its donor.