Tess Harper Movies

List of the best Tess Harper movies: Little Girl Lost(1988), Tender Mercies(1983), The Man in the Moon(1991), Dirty Laundry(1996), Amityville: The Demon(1983), A Summer to Remember(1985), Willing to Kill: The Texas Cheerleader Story(1992), The Killing Secret(1997), A Christmas Wish(2011), Death in Small Doses(1994), The Long Shadow(2020), Far North(1988) ... ...

Little Girl Lost poster

Little Girl Lost

A TV newswoman (Patricia Kalember) helps a couple (Tess Harper, Frederic Forrest) fight for custody of a girl being molested by her natural father.

Watch Now: amazon
star 7.4/10
Tender Mercies poster trailer Watch Trailer

Tender Mercies

A broken-down, middle-aged country singer gets a new wife, reaches out to his long-lost daughter, and tries to put his troubled life back together.

Watch Now: amazon apple
star 7.3/10
The Man in the Moon poster trailer Watch Trailer

The Man in the Moon

A coming of age story set in the south of the U.S. when Elvis was King.

Watch Now: amazon apple
star 5.1/10
Dirty Laundry poster

Dirty Laundry

This is the story of Bella, who woke up one morning and realized she'd had enough. All it took was one rather nasty man to transform her from a meek and mild secretary into a murderous femme fatale.

Watch Now: amazon
star 4.2/10
Amityville: The Demon poster trailer Watch Trailer

Amityville: The Demon

A reporter moves into the Amityville house in defiance of the supernatural events connected to it, and finds everyone around him besieged by the evil manifestations which are connected to a demonic presence in the basement.

Watch Now: amazon
A Summer to Remember poster

A Summer to Remember

Parents (James Farentino, Tess Harper) of a deaf boy (Sean Gerlis) do not believe his tales of speaking by sign language with an escaped orangutan.

Watch Now: amazon
Willing to Kill: The Texas Cheerleader Story poster

Willing to Kill: The Texas Cheerleader Story

A woman (Lesley Ann Warren) is accused of trying to get her daughter on the high-school cheerleading squad, by murder.

Watch Now: amazon
The Killing Secret poster

The Killing Secret

A high school cheerleader begins to suspect that her unfaithful boyfriend is a murderer when a young woman from the wrong side of the tracks turns up dead.

Watch Now: amazon
A Christmas Wish poster

A Christmas Wish

The owner (Tess Harper) of a diner helps a homeless woman (Kristy Swanson) and her children during the holidays.

Watch Now: amazon apple
Death in Small Doses poster

Death in Small Doses

Luck and courtroom fireworks combine to reveal the culprit behind a woman's mysterious death. Based on a true story.

Watch Now: amazon
star 5.4/10
The Long Shadow poster

The Long Shadow

A young female Sheriff's Deputy in rural Louisiana takes on her town's old money establishment when the woman she loves - an attorney fighting to stop a rail deal that threatens to displace the town's poor - is murdered.

Watch Now: amazon apple
star 4.9/10
Far North poster

Far North

After generations of being apart, an accident brings a family back together and they begin to cope with their original issues.

Watch Now: amazon
A Stranger to Love poster

A Stranger to Love

A man (Beau Bridges) with amnesia finds love with an innkeeper (Pam Dawber), then faces a difficult decision when his wife (Tess Harper) finally finds him.

Watch Now: amazon
Loggerheads poster


Three stories revolve around a troubled woman (Bonnie Hunt) searching for her child, a minister and his wife (Tess Harper) and an HIV-positive drifter (Kip Pardue).

Watch Now: amazon
star 5.7/10
Criminal Law poster

Criminal Law

A lawyer defends a killer, but soon after he wins, he finds out that the killer is guilty.

Watch Now: amazon apple
star 5.4/10
My New Gun poster

My New Gun

Debbie and Gerald's lives drastically change after they get a gun. Their mysterious neighbor, Skippy, becomes and important and transforming figure in their lives.

Watch Now: amazon
star 4.6/10
The Turning poster

The Turning

A white supremacist returns to his hometown for the first time in years to try and save his parents' relationship.

Watch Now: amazon
Sunlight Jr. poster

Sunlight Jr.

Financial strain, an unplanned pregnancy and an abusive ex threaten the stability of a poor couple's (Naomi Watts, Matt Dillon) relationship.

Watch Now: amazon apple
star 6.4/10
Crimes of the Heart poster

Crimes of the Heart

Three southern sisters try to come to grips with the meaning of their mother's suicide.

Watch Now: amazon apple
star 6.3/10
My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys poster

My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys

A rodeo rider decides to quit his line of work after a serious injury, but when he visits his family and finds out that his dad is not well, he'll have to risk it one more time.

Watch Now: amazon
star 6.1/10
Broken Bridges poster

Broken Bridges

A fading country music star (Keith) returns to his hometown, where he reunites with his childhood sweetheart and also meets his 16-year-old daughter for the first time.

Watch Now: amazon
star 6.1/10
Saving Sarah Cain poster trailer Watch Trailer

Saving Sarah Cain

A thirty-something columnist becomes legal guardian of her Amish sister's five children and ends up 'using' the kids' lives as stories for her column, causing them to feel betrayed, since they had believed she was truly concerned for them.

Watch Now: amazon apple
The Christmas Heart poster

The Christmas Heart

Parents (Teri Polo, Paul Essiembre) become desperate for a Christmas miracle when their son suffers heart failure and needs a transplant to survive.

Watch Now: amazon
Burden poster


A former member of the Ku Klux Klan learns tolerance through love and faith when he's taken in by an African American reverend.

Watch Now: amazon
star 4.4/10
Ishtar poster


Two terrible lounge singers get booked to play a gig in a Moroccan hotel but somehow become pawns in an international power play between the C.I.A., the Emir of Ishtar, and the rebels trying to overthrow his regime.

Watch Now: amazon apple
star 8.1/10
No Country for Old Men poster trailer Watch Trailer

No Country for Old Men

Violence and mayhem ensue after a hunter stumbles upon a drug deal gone wrong and more than two million dollars in cash near the Rio Grande.

Watch Now: amazon apple
star 5.6/10
The Perfect Guy poster

The Perfect Guy

After breaking up with her boyfriend, a professional woman gets involved with a man who seems almost too good to be true.

Watch Now: amazon apple
star 6.1/10
The Evening Hour poster

The Evening Hour

Adaptation of Carter Sickels' 2012 novel.

Watch Now: amazon
star 5.8/10
Her Alibi poster

Her Alibi

Phil has writer's block after 30 detective novels. In court for inspiration, he sees a cute Romanian murder suspect. He provides her alibi. She stays with him. Will he live to write another novel?

Watch Now: amazon apple
Hello, My Name Is Frank poster

Hello, My Name Is Frank

Frank, a hermit with Tourette's syndrome, is forced to face the harsh realities of the world when his caregiver dies. When she sees how despondent Frank is, Laura, his caregiver's daughter, takes him on a life-changing road trip with her friends.

Watch Now: amazon
star 3.7/10
The Rising Place poster trailer Watch Trailer

The Rising Place

Johnny is a successful bank executive who lives quietly in a San Francisco townhouse with his fiancée, Lisa. One day, putting aside any scruple, she seduces Johnny's best friend, Mark. From there, nothing will be the same again.

Watch Now: amazon
star 4.8/10
The In Crowd poster trailer Watch Trailer

The In Crowd

A mentally disturbed young woman takes a job at a posh country club and falls in with a clique of wealthy college kids where she's taken under the wing of the clique's twisted leader, who harbors some dark secrets too terrifying to tell.

Watch Now: amazon apple