Search results for "Max von Sydow"

Solomon: The Bible (1997)

David, now an old man, is still king of Israel. Among his sons, the ambitious Adonijah and the clever Solomon. The two young men are fierce rivals, since both are prospective ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Roger Young
CAST:  Ben Cross  •  Vivica A. Fox  •  Anouk Aimée  •  Max von Sydow

Hostile Waters (1997) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Sep 2004

Based on true events, an American submarine collides into a Soviet sub of the coast of America and an ensuing standoff occurs that could lead to total annihilation.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller • TV movie • War
DIRECTION:  David Drury
CAST:  Rutger Hauer  •  Martin Sheen  •  Max von Sydow  •  Colm Feore

Private Confessions (1996)

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DIRECTION:  Liv Ullmann
CAST:  Pernilla August  •  Max von Sydow  •  Samuel Fröler  •  Anita Björk

Jerusalem (1996)

Members of a devout Christian congregation try to start a new life in Palestine.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bille August
CAST:  Maria Bonnevie  •  Ulf Friberg  •  Pernilla August  •  Lena Endre

Hamsun (1996) RT 100% / Audience 91%

DVD release: May 2006

Knut Hamsun is Norway's most famous and admired author. Ever since he was young he has hated the English for the starvation they caused Norway during WWI. When the Germans ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Jan Troell
CAST:  Max von Sydow  •  Ghita Nørby  •  Anette Hoff  •  Jesper Christensen

Judge Dredd (1995) RT 18% / Audience 30%

DVD release: Aug 2001

In a dystopian future, Dredd, the most famous judge (a cop with instant field judiciary powers) is convicted for a crime he did not commit while his murderous counterpart escapes.  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Danny Cannon
CAST:  Sylvester Stallone  •  Diane Lane  •  Armand Assante  •  Rob Schneider

Citizen X (1995) RT 86% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Jul 2000

Based on the true story of a Russian serial killer who, over many years, claimed victim to over 50 people. His victims were mostly under the age of 17. In what was then a ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Chris Gerolmo
CAST:  Stephen Rea  •  Donald Sutherland  •  Max von Sydow  •  Jeffrey DeMunn

Needful Things (1993) RT 26% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Dec 1998

The devil in disguise comes to a quiet, peaceful town and opens a store called Needful Things. The store has an item for everyone in town. All the devil asks for in return is ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Fraser Clarke Heston
CAST:  Max von Sydow  •  Ed Harris  •  Bonnie Bedelia  •  Amanda Plummer

The Silent Touch (1992)

Henry Kesdi is a silenced classical composer and a survivor of the Holocaust. He is coaxed out from retirement by an inspired musicologist, Stefan, who convinces him to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Krzysztof Zanussi
CAST:  Max von Sydow  •  Lothaire Bluteau  •  Sarah Miles  •  Sofie Gråbøl

The Best Intentions (1992) RT 100% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Oct 1993

The story of Ingmar Bergman's parents. In 1909, poor theology student Henrik Bergman falls in love with Anna Åkerbloom, the daughter of a rich family in Uppsala. After their ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Bille August
CAST:  Samuel Fröler  •  Pernilla August  •  Max von Sydow  •  Ghita Nørby

Until the End of the World (1991)

Until The End of the World is an odyssey for the modern age. As with Homer's Odyssey, the purpose of the journey is to restore sight -- a spiritual reconciliation between an ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Wim Wenders
CAST:  Solveig Dommartin  •  William Hurt  •  Tom Waits  •  Chick Ortega

Europa (1991)

An American, Leopold Kessler (Jean-Marc Barr) goes to post-war Germany in 1945 to work as a railroad conductor for the Zentropa Rail Line instead of going into the Army ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Lars von Trier
CAST:  Jean-Marc Barr  •  Barbara Sukowa  •  Udo Kier  •  Ernst-Hugo Järegård

Awakenings (1990) RT 88% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Aug 2001

The victims of an encephalitis epidemic many years ago have been catatonic ever since, but now a new drug offers the prospect of reviving them.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Penny Marshall
CAST:  Robert De Niro  •  Robin Williams  •  Julie Kavner  •  Ruth Nelson

The Bachelor (1990)

A Pre-World War I physician in Austria struggles with his decision about which woman he will marry. Miranda Richardson plays the roles of two different women in his life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roberto Faenza
CAST:  Keith Carradine  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Kristin Scott Thomas  •  Max von Sydow

Pelle the Conqueror (1987)

The end of the 19th century. A boat filled with Swedish emigrants comes to the Danish island of Bornholm. Among them are Lasse and his son Pelle who move to Denmark to find ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Bille August
CAST:  Pelle Hvenegaard  •  Max von Sydow  •  Erik Paaske  •  Björn Granath

Duet for One (1987) RT Audience 91%

When Stephanie, a famous violinist, contracts multiple sclerosis her life begins to fall apart. Her career ends, her husband leaves her for another woman and her favorite ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Andrei Konchalovsky
CAST:  Julie Andrews  •  Alan Bates  •  Max von Sydow  •  Rupert Everett

Oviri (1986)

This biographical film, based on the life of French artist Paul Gauguin, follows the painter as he returns to Paris after a long stay in Tahiti and must confront his wife, his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Henning Carlsen
CAST:  Donald Sutherland  •  Valeri Glandut  •  Sofie Gråbøl  •  Max von Sydow

Hannah and Her Sisters (1986) RT 93% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Nov 2001

Between two Thanksgivings, Hannah's husband falls in love with her sister Lee, while her hypochondriac ex-husband rekindles his relationship with her sister Holly.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Mia Farrow  •  Carrie Fisher  •  Michael Caine  •  Barbara Hershey

Code Name: Emerald (1985)

In april 1944, an allied agent is sent to France in order to rescue an "overlord" captured by the Germans. (An "overlord" is one of the few men who knew the date and place of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Sanger
CAST:  Ed Harris  •  Max von Sydow  •  Horst Buchholz  •  Helmut Berger