Search results for "Burt Lancaster"

The Midnight Man (1974)

An ex-convict, and ex-cop, finds himself in the midst of drama as a murder, of a female student, is commited at the university where he works as a night watchman. He is ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Burt Lancaster  •  Roland Kibbee
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Susan Clark  •  Cameron Mitchell  •  Ed Lauter

The Kentuckian (1955) RT Audience 40%

DVD release: May 2001

A frontiersman and his son fight to build a new home in Texas.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Western
DIRECTION:  Burt Lancaster
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Dianne Foster  •  Diana Lynn  •  John McIntire

Field of Dreams (1989) RT 86% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Ray Kinsella is an Iowa farmer who hears a mysterious voice telling him to turn his cornfield into a baseball diamond. He does, but the voice's directions don't stop -- even ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Phil Alden Robinson
CAST:  Kevin Costner  •  James Earl Jones  •  Amy Madigan  •  Timothy Busfield

1900 (1976)

Set in Bertolucci's ancestral region of Emilia, the film chronicles the lives of two men during the political turmoils that took place in Italy in the first half on the 20th ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Bernardo Bertolucci
CAST:  Gérard Depardieu  •  Robert De Niro  •  Dominique Sanda  •  Stefania Sandrelli

A Child Is Waiting (1963) RT 91% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Nov 2015

Dr. Matthew Clark is the head of a state institution for mentally retarded children. Jean Hansen, a former music teacher anxious to give her life some meaning, joins the staff ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Cassavetes
CAST:  Judy Garland  •  Burt Lancaster  •  Gena Rowlands  •  Steven Hill

Airport (1970) RT 80% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Jan 1999

Melodrama about a bomber on board an airplane, an airport almost closed by snow, and various personal problems of the people involved.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  George Seaton
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Dean Martin  •  Jean Seberg  •  Jacqueline Bisset

La Classe américaine (1993)

George Abitbol, "the Most Classy Man on Earth", dies sputtering his famous last words: "Crappy world!" What the heck did he mean? Reporters Steven, Peter and Dave investigate. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Michel Hazanavicius  •  Dominique Mezerette
CAST:  John Wayne  •  Dustin Hoffman  •  Robert Redford  •  Paul Newman

Separate but Equal (1991) RT 83% / Audience 77%

DVD release: May 2014

A dramatization of the American court case that destroyed the legal validity of racial segregation. One of the most pivotal moments in 20th century American history is ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • TV movie
DIRECTION:  George Stevens Jr.
CAST:  Sidney Poitier  •  Burt Lancaster  •  Richard Kiley  •  Cleavon Little

Voyage Of Terror: The Achille Lauro Affair (1990)

DVD release: Oct 1992

Genua, 3rd October 1985. Together with over 500 other passengers Margot and Pierre Bergeron, a married couple from France, the Serafinis, an Italian family, Anne Higgins, an ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alberto Negrin
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Eva Marie Saint  •  Renzo Montagnani  •  Joseph Nasser

The Phantom of the Opera (1990) RT Audience 92%

DVD release: Oct 1999

Count de Chagnie has discovered Christine's singing talent on a market place and sent her to his friend Carriere, the director of the Parisian opera. However just when she ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Music • Romance • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Tony Richardson
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Adam Storke  •  Teri Polo  •  Charles Dance

Rocket Gibraltar (1988) RT Audience 57%

DVD release: Sep 2003

A man's family comes for his 77th birthday and while he loves all of his children and their children, he and his children don't exactly connect. However, he connects with his ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Daniel Petrie
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Suzy Amis  •  Patricia Clarkson  •  Frances Conroy

Tough Guys (1986) RT 62% / Audience 56%

Harry Doyle (Lancaster) and Archie Lang (Douglas) are two old-time train robbers, who held up a train in 1956 and have been incarcerated for thirty years. After serving their ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Jeff Kanew
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Kirk Douglas  •  Charles Durning  •  Alexis Smith

Little Treasure (1985) RT Audience 100%

Margo is an ex-stripper who meets her long, lost father in Mexico. She looks after him in the waning days of his life, with the help of a traveling projectionist. The father ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Alan Sharp
CAST:  Margot Kidder  •  Ted Danson  •  Burt Lancaster  •  Joseph Hacker

The Osterman Weekend (1983) RT 43% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Mar 2004

The host of an investigative news show is convinced by the CIA that the friends he has invited to a weekend in the country are engaged in a conspiracy that threatens national ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sam Peckinpah
CAST:  Rutger Hauer  •  John Hurt  •  Craig T. Nelson  •  Dennis Hopper

Local Hero (1983) RT 100% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Sep 1999

An American oil company sends a man to Scotland to buy up an entire village where they want to build a refinery. But things don't go as expected.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Bill Forsyth
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Peter Riegert  •  Fulton Mackay  •  Denis Lawson