Best Movies of Christine Lahti

Touched with Fire (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 123 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 62 | Earnings: $0.15M

Two bipolar patients meet in a psychiatric hospital and begin a romance that brings out all of the beauty and horror of their condition.


Petunia (2012)

Aggregate Rating: 91 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 40 | Earnings: null

The story of a family whose growth is stunted... a family that learns how to love themselves while loving each other (a little too much).


Safelight (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 85 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 26 | Earnings: null

A teenage boy and girl discover a renewed sense of possibility as they go on a road trip to photograph lighthouses along the California coast.


Running on Empty (1988)

Aggregate Rating: 79 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $2.84M

The eldest son of a fugitive family comes of age and wants to live a life of his own.


Housekeeping (1987)

Aggregate Rating: 73 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $1.08M

In the Pacific Northwest in 1955, two young sisters, abandoned by their mother, wind up living with their Aunt Sylvie, whose views of the world and its conventions don't quite live up to ...


Whose Life Is It Anyway? (1981)

Aggregate Rating: 73 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Ken Harrison is an artist who makes sculptures. One day he is involved in a car accident, and is paralyzed from his neck down. All he can do is talk, and he wants to die. In hospital he ...


The Doctor (1991)

Aggregate Rating: 69 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $38.12M

Jack McKee is a doctor with it all: he's successful, he's rich, extremely self centred and he has no problems.... until he is diagnosed with throat cancer. Now that he has seen medicine, ...


Leaving Normal (1992)

Aggregate Rating: 67 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $1.51M

For her entire life, twenty-seven year old Marianne Johnson has been on the move, the decisions which she's made as an adult which have been total failures, such as her second most recent ...


Judgment Day: The Ellie Nesler Story (1999)

Aggregate Rating: 65 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Fact-based story about a Bible-quoting woman who in 1990 murdered a camp counselor, whom she learned molested her 7 year old son. Seeking revenge, she turns to murder when she learns the ...


Gross Anatomy (1989)

Aggregate Rating: 62 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $11.60M

A smart first-year med student takes nothing seriously, except the pursuit of his Gross Anatomy (human dissection) lab partner. It's up to her and their teacher to find a way to convince ...


The Steps (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 61 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

An uptight New Yorker and his party girl sister visit their Dad's lake house to meet his new wife, and rough-around-the-edges kids. When the parents announce they're adopting a child to ...


Swing Shift (1984)

Aggregate Rating: 60 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $6.70M

A woman finds romance when she takes a job at an aircraft plant to help make ends meet after her husband goes off to war.


Just Between Friends (1986)

Aggregate Rating: 59 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $6.41M

Holly and Sandy strike up an instant friendship; they don't know however that they have more in common than they'd like. When tragedy strikes, their relationship is tested.


Pie in the Sky (1996)

Aggregate Rating: 58 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A whimsical saga of a young man whose two life-consuming passions are unraveling traffic gridlock and an avant-garde dancer. A romantic comedy.


Hideaway (1995)

Aggregate Rating: 53 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $12.20M

Hatch Harrison had a traffic accident with his car. At first the doctors said he was dead but then they succeeded to bring him back to life after two hours. But Hatch starts to have strange...


Funny About Love (1990)

Aggregate Rating: 49 | Imdb: 4 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $8.14M

When Duffy Bergman, a New York cartoonist, meets Meg Lloyd, a gourmet chef, he discovers the love of his life and they marry -- yet love alone isn't enough to make them happy. Meg decides ...