Search results for "Irene Papas"

Captain Corelli's Mandolin (2001) RT 29% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Feb 2002

When a Greek fisherman leaves to fight with the Greek army during WWII, his fiancee falls in love with the local Italian commander. The film is based on a novel about an ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Madden
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Penélope Cruz  •  Christian Bale  •  Irene Papas

The Odyssey (1997) RT Audience 59%

DVD release: Oct 2001

This lavish small-screen adaptation of Homer's ancient epic--replete with exotic Maltese and Turkish locations, state-of-the-art special effects, and many bronzed muscles ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Andrei Konchalovsky
CAST:  Armand Assante  •  Greta Scacchi  •  Isabella Rossellini  •  Bernadette Peters

Jacob (1994) RT Audience 78%

DVD release: Mar 1995

In this inspiring tale from the book of Genesis, young shepherd Jacob (Matthew Modine) falls in love with and wants to marry Rachel (Lara Flynn Boyle), the daughter of his ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Peter Hall
CAST:  Matthew Modine  •  Lara Flynn Boyle  •  Sean Bean  •  Joss Ackland

Island (1989) RT 50% / Audience 64%

Island is Paul Cox's serene and beautiful film which explores a spectrum of emotions - ranging from extreme passion to fear, leading to murder - from loneliness to sensuality. ...  (more)

CAST:  Irene Papas  •  Chris Haywood

Le banquet (1989) RT Audience 50%

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DIRECTION:  Marco Ferreri
CAST:  Lucas Belvaux  •  Jean Benguigui  •  Irene Papas  •  Philippe Khorsand

High Season (1987) RT 60% / Audience 8%

DVD release: Sep 2002

On the isle of Rhodes, Katherine, an expatriate English photographer, lives with her daughter. A young local wants to encourage tourism, so he commissions a sculpture of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  Clare Peploe
CAST:  Jacqueline Bisset  •  James Fox  •  Irene Papas  •  Sebastian Shaw

Chronicle of a Death Foretold (1987)

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GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Francesco Rosi
CAST:  Rupert Everett  •  Ornella Muti  •  Gian Maria Volonté  •  Lucia Bosé

Lion of the Desert (1981)

This movie tells the story of Omar Mukhtar, an Arab Muslim rebel who fought against the Italian conquest of Libya in WWII. It gives western viewers a glimpse into this ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • History • War
DIRECTION:  Moustapha Akkad
CAST:  Anthony Quinn  •  Rod Steiger  •  Oliver Reed  •  Irene Papas

Ring of Darkness (1979) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: Mar 2005

Once a Satanist who surrendered her soul and body to the devil himself, Carlotta Rhodes (Anne Heywood) begins to regret her tryst with Lucifer when her teenage daughter, Daria ...  (more)

GENRES: Foreign • Horror
DIRECTION:  Pier Carpi
CAST:  Anne Heywood  •  Valentina Cortese  •  John Phillip Law  •  Marisa Mell

Bloodline (1979) RT Audience 29%

DVD release: Dec 2005

When her father is murdered, a cosmetics heiress becomes the next target of an unknown killer amid the international jet set.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Terence Young
CAST:  Audrey Hepburn  •  Ben Gazzara  •  James Mason  •  Romy Schneider

Iphigenia (1977) RT Audience 85%

DVD release: Jul 2007

The Greek army is about to set sail to a great battle, but the winds refuse to blow. Their leader, King Agamemnon, seeks to provide better food, but accidentally slays a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Mihalis Kakogiannis
CAST:  Kostas Kazakos  •  Tatiana Papamoschou  •  Christos Tsagas  •  Panos Mihalopoulos

Mohammad, Messenger of God (1977)

Handsomely-mounted historical epic concerns the birth of the Islamic faith and the story of the prophet Mohammed.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Moustapha Akkad
CAST:  Anthony Quinn  •  Irene Papas  •  Michael Ansara  •  Johnny Sekka

Moses the Lawgiver (1974)

Story of Moses. Originally a TV Miniseries recut for theaters  (more)

GENRES: History
DIRECTION:  Gianfranco De Bosio
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Anthony Quayle  •  Ingrid Thulin  •  Irene Papas

I'll Take Her Like a Father (1974)

In order to convince Raimonda, a wealthy noble woman, to finance his project for a holiday resort, Saverio gets engaged to Clotilde, her mentally-disturbed and sex-obsessed ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Alberto Lattuada
CAST:  Gigi Proietti  •  Teresa Ann Savoy  •  Irene Papas  •  Mario Scaccia

The Battle of Sutjeska (1973)

The film tells the story of the Battle of Sutjeska which occurred in Nazi-occupied Bosnia and Herzegovina in 1943.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stipe Delic
CAST:  Richard Burton  •  Ljuba Tadić  •  Velimir Bata Zivojinovic  •  Irene Papas

The Trojan Women (1971) RT Audience 58%

DVD release: Sep 2004

The women of Troy face enslavement after the fall of their city.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mihalis Kakogiannis
CAST:  Katharine Hepburn  •  Vanessa Redgrave  •  Geneviève Bujold  •  Irene Papas

Anne of the Thousand Days (1969) RT 42% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Feb 1995

Henry VIII of England discards one wife, Katharine of Aragon, who has failed to produce a male heir, in favor of the young and beautiful Anne Boleyn.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Charles Jarrott
CAST:  Richard Burton  •  Geneviève Bujold  •  Irene Papas  •  Anthony Quayle

The Brotherhood (1968) RT 75% / Audience 24%

DVD release: May 2002

The son of a powerful Mafia don comes home from his army service in Vietnam and wants to lead his own life, but family tradition, intrigues and powerplays involving his older ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Martin Ritt
CAST:  Kirk Douglas  •  Alex Cord  •  Irene Papas  •  Luther Adler

We Still Kill the Old Way (1967) RT Audience 34%

A leftist professor wants the truth about two men killed during a hunting party; but the mafia, the Church and corrupt politicians don't want him to learn it.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Elio Petri
CAST:  Gian Maria Volonté  •  Irene Papas  •  Gabriele Ferzetti  •  Salvo Randone