Tom Bower

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Tom Bower (born January 1938) is an American actor who has appeared in a wide variety of television and film roles from 1973 to present. He played physician-husband Curt on The Waltons. He has held a number of prominent supporting roles including Dan Miller in the 2000 film Pollock and the gas station attendant in the 2006 film The Hills Have Eyes. He also plays the barkeep in the Battlestar Galactica episode, "Taking a Break from All Your Worries". He has also had many notable roles in films such as River's Edge, Beverly Hills Cop II, Die Hard 2, Clear and Present Danger, Nixon, and The Negotiator. His 2008-09 roles include Appaloosa, with Ed Harris and Viggo Mortensen, Gospel Hill, with Danny Glover and Angela Bassett, as well as playing Pat McDonough, the father of Nicolas Cage's character, in Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans, Sheriff Bob Maples in The Killer Inside Me, with Casey Affleck, and Crazy Heart with Jeff Bridges. Bower is also an award-winning stage actor.

Most Popular Tom Bower Trailers

Total trailers found: 51

Die Hard 2 Trailer (1990)

02 July 1990

John McClane is an off-duty cop gripped with a feeling of déjà vu when on a snowy Christmas Eve in the nation's capital, terrorists seize a major international airport, holding thousands of holiday travelers hostage.

Crazy Heart Trailer (2009)

16 December 2009

When reporter Jean Craddock interviews Bad Blake -- an alcoholic, seen-better-days country music legend -- they connect, and the hard-living crooner sees a possible saving grace in a life with Jean and her young son.

Out of the Furnace Trailer (2013)

06 December 2013

Two brothers live in the economically-depressed Rust Belt, when a cruel twist of fate lands one in prison.

The Negotiator Trailer (1998)

29 July 1998

The police try to arrest expert hostage negotiator Danny Roman, who insists he's being framed for his partner's murder in what he believes is an elaborate conspiracy.

The Hills Have Eyes Trailer (2006)

10 March 2006

Based on Wes Craven's 1977 suspenseful cult classic, The Hills Have Eyes is the story of a family road trip that goes terrifyingly awry when the travelers become stranded in a government atomic zone.

The Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call - New Orleans Trailer (2009)

11 September 2009

Terrence McDonagh, a New Orleans Police sergeant, who starts out as a good cop, receiving a medal and a promotion to lieutenant for heroism during Hurricane Katrina.

Appaloosa Trailer (2008)

12 September 2008

Two friends hired to police a small town that is suffering under the rule of a rancher find their job complicated by the arrival of a young widow.

13 Sins Trailer (2014)

18 April 2014

A bright but meek salesman, drowning in debt as he's about to get married, receives a mysterious phone call informing him that he's on a hidden camera game show where he must execute 13 tasks to receive a multi-million dollar cash prize.

Runoff Trailer (2015)

26 June 2015

The beauty of the land cannot mask the brutality of a farm town. As harvest draws near, Betty confronts a terrifying new reality and will go to desperate lengths to save her family when they are threatened with being forced from their land.

Hearts in Atlantis Trailer (2001)

07 September 2001

A widowed mother and her son change when a mysterious stranger enters their lives.

The Killer Inside Me Trailer (2010)

19 February 2010

Deputy Sheriff Lou Ford is a pillar of the community in his small west Texas town, patient and apparently thoughtful.

Nixon Trailer (1995)

22 December 1995

An all-star cast powers this epic look at American President Richard M. Nixon, a man carrying both the fate of the world on his shoulders while battling the self-destructive demands within.

High Crimes Trailer (2002)

03 April 2002

High powered lawyer Claire Kubik finds her world turned upside down when her husband, who she thought was Tom Kubik, is arrested and is revealed to be Ron Chapman.

Digging for Fire Trailer (2015)

21 August 2015

Tim and Lee are married with a young child. The chance to stay at a fancy home in the Hollywood Hills is complicated by Tim's discovery of a bone and a rusty old gun in the yard.

The Badge Trailer (2002)

07 September 2002

A sheriff (Thornton) begins an investigation into the death of a local transsexual after hearing that high ranking politicians may have been involved.

True Believer Trailer (1989)

17 February 1989

Eddie Dodd is a burnt out former civil rights lawyer who now specializes in defending drug dealers. Roger Baron, newly graduated from law school, has followed Eddie's great cases and now wants to learn at his feet.

Raising Cain Trailer (1992)

07 August 1992

When neighborhood kids begin vanishing, Jenny suspects her child psychologist husband, Carter, may be resuming the deranged experiments his father performed on Carter when he was young.

Pollock Trailer (2000)

06 September 2000

In August of 1949, Life Magazine ran a banner headline that begged the question: "Jackson Pollock: Is he the greatest living painter in the United States?" The film is a look back into the life of an extraordinary man, a man who has fittingly been called "an artist dedicated to concealment, a celebrity who nobody knew.

The Million Dollar Hotel Trailer (2000)

09 February 2000

The Million Dollar Hotel starts with a jump from a roof top that clears up a death in a hotel that was burning to the ground where a lot of strange people had been living.

The Ballad of Little Jo Trailer (1993)

20 August 1993

Based on a true story, this is the tale of Josephine Monaghan, a young woman of the mid-19th century who is thrown out of her parents' home after being seduced by the family's portrait photographer and giving birth to an illegitimate child.

Lamb Trailer (2016)

08 January 2016

Lamb, based on the novel by Bonnie Nadzam, traces the self-discovery of David Lamb in the weeks following the disintegration of his marriage and the death of his father.

Poodle Springs Trailer (1998)

25 July 1998

Private eye Philip Marlowe and his bride move to a desert town, where he uncovers a land scheme.

Far from Home: The Adventures of Yellow Dog Trailer (1995)

13 January 1995

Teenager Angus adopts a stray dog and names him Yellow. Several days later, while travelling along the coast of British Columbia with Angus's father, John, the boy and dog become stranded when turbulent waters capsize their boat.

Love, Lies, and Murder Trailer (1991)

17 February 1991

This movie, based on the true story, begins with the murder of a housewife. When troubled teenage daughter confesses the crime, it looks like a solved case.

Teenage Bonnie and Klepto Clyde Trailer (1993)

27 August 1993

The Bonnie & Clyde story is re-told from a contemporary viewpoint. Clyde in this movie is a high school nerd working in the local burger joint.

Against the Wall Trailer (1994)

01 January 1994

Based on the true story of the Attica Prison uprising of 1971.

Gospel Hill Trailer (2008)

09 February 2008

Gospel Hill tells the intersecting story of two men in the fictional South Carolina town of Julia. Danny Glover plays John Malcolm, the son of a slain civil rights activist.

White Man's Burden Trailer (1995)

01 December 1995

The story takes place in alternative America where the blacks are members of social elite, and whites are inhabitants of inner city ghettos.

Shaughnessy Trailer (1996)

20 June 1996

Irish immigrant Tommy Shaughnessy leaves 19th-century New York City for Kansas and becomes a small-town sheriff.

Buffalo Soldiers Trailer (1997)

07 December 1997

They've ridden dusty miles without end and fought fierce battles. Yet when these brave African-American cavalrymen enter a scraggly frontier town, they must walk through it instead of ride.

Wired Trailer (1989)

25 August 1989

The ghost of John Belushi looks back on his troubled life and career.

Familiar Strangers Trailer (2008)

01 January 2008

"Familiar Strangers" asks the question. "Is it really possible to relate to ones parents and siblings after being replaced by the family dog? .

Session Trailer (2011)

20 January 2011

A psychological suspense drama-thriller where a psychologist becomes obsessed with one of his patients.

The Ever After Trailer (2015)

13 February 2015

Ava and Thomas live--to outside eyes--the good life, complete with a child and a lovely home in Los Angeles, but something is lost.

The Tulse Luper Suitcases, Part 1: The Moab Story Trailer (2003)

24 May 2003

The Tulse Luper Suitcases reconstructs the life of Tulse Luper, a professional writer and project-maker, caught up in a life of prisons.

Dark Around the Stars Trailer (2013)

13 September 2013

Glen is on a drunken road trip when he plots to commit suicide on his birthday. His decision sends him on a spirited adventure.

The Avenging Angel Trailer (1995)

01 January 1995

Miles Utley is a professional Mormon commando/bodyguard who is forced to turn renegade and to question his faith as he investigates a scandal involving assassination and land speculation.

Dillinger Trailer (1991)

06 January 1991

Crime drama based on the real-life story of US gangster John Dillinger, who was hunted by the FBI after a string of armed bank robberies during the Great Depression.

Revenge on the Highway Trailer (1992)

02 December 1992

At his wedding Claude Sams has an argument with his son about his life-style; in anger Paul leaves. Together with a friend he sets out for Vegas to search a job.

Family Sins Trailer (1987)

25 October 1987

Gordon has a loving wife and two sons, Bryan and Keith, but he favors his spoiled younger son Keith over Bryan, who is defiant and not good at sports.

Promised a Miracle Trailer (1988)

19 May 1988

True story of a couple charged with manslaughter when their rejection of modern medicine in favor of religion to treat their diabetic child resulted in his death.

Undoing Trailer (2007)

05 December 2007

A crime drama set in LA's Koreatown, UNDOING introduces us to Samuel, who returns after a mysterious absence to reconcile the death of his best friend exactly one year ago.

Feel Trailer (2006)

01 December 2006

Over the course of a single day, four different men visit a massage parlor looking for some kind of emotional or physical connection.

The Dain Curse Trailer (1978)

22 May 1978

A private eye investigating a diamond theft becomes involved with an ancient family curse.

A Slipping Down Life Trailer (1999)

22 January 1999

A young woman becomes obsessed with a small-time North Carolina rock singer.

Relentless III Trailer (1993)

18 August 1993

Sam Dietz, the relentless police detective, returns to Los Angeles from a self-imposed exile to help the police solve another series of brutal killings committed by another crafty serial killer whom targets Dietz's latest love interest.

Desperado: The Outlaw Wars Trailer (1989)

10 October 1989

Duell McCall visits his old girlfriend, Nora, and learns that she gave birth to his child. He wants to stay but he is still a wanted man.

The Winds of Kitty Hawk Trailer (1978)

17 December 1978

A beautifully photographed story that gives insight into the lives and accomplishments of the Wright brothers and the period in which they lived.

What Price Victory Trailer (1988)

18 January 1988

What Price Victory is about the effect that unscrupulous college football recruiting practices have on two star high school athletes.

Massive Retaliation Trailer (1984)

01 September 1984

Three families that are best friends head to their secret retreat when WW3 seems to be nearing. The adults arrive at the retreat and must endure the stress to come while the children are separated from the adults and have their own troubles along the way.

The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez Trailer (1984)

01 January 1984

The entire cause of the problem evolves from the use of a deputy to translate. His command of Spanish is inadequate and he mistranslates what a witness tells the sheriff as to whether the real perpetrator of the crime is riding a mare (yegua) or a male horse (caballo).