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75 Ratings

Ulee's Gold

Directed by Victor Nuñez
United States, 1997
Drama, Thriller


Widowed beekeeper and Vietnam veteran Ulysses “Ulee” Jackson raises his granddaughters because his son, Jimmy, is in prison. When Jimmy finds out that his estranged wife, Helen, has gotten herself into trouble with a crew of drug dealers and has run away, he asks Ulee for help.

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Ulee's Gold Directed by Victor Nuñez

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1998 | Nominee: Best Actor in a Leading Role

Independent Spirit Awards

1998 | 5 nominations including: Best Feature

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