Search results for "Max von Sydow"


Dune (1984) RT 57% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Mar 1998

Set in the year 10,191 on the desert planet of Arrakis. This is the source of the Spice Melange, the most valuable commodity in all of the universe. Two great houses must ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  David Lynch
CAST:  Francesca Annis  •  Leonardo Cimino  •  Brad Dourif  •  José Ferrer

Dreamscape (1984)

A government funded project looks into using psychics to enter people's dreams, with some mechanical help. When a subject dies in his sleep from a heart attack Alex Gardner ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joseph Ruben
CAST:  Dennis Quaid  •  Max von Sydow  •  Christopher Plummer  •  Eddie Albert

The Ice Pirates (1984) RT 9% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Feb 2005

The time is the distant future, where by far the most precious commodity in the galaxy is water. The last surviving water planet was somehow removed to the unreachable centre ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Stewart Raffill
CAST:  Robert Urich  •  Mary Crosby  •  Michael D. Roberts  •  Anjelica Huston

The Soldier's Tale (1984) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Jul 2004

A soldier, returning home from war, chances upon a stranger who offers to buy his violin, the stranger is none other than the devil  (more)

GENRES: Animation
DIRECTION:  R.O. Blechman  •  Christian Blackwood
CAST:  Andre Gregory  •  Dušan Makavejev  •  Mike Mearian  •  Galina Panova

Never Say Never Again (1983) RT 63% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Oct 2000

James Bond returns as the secret agent 007 one more time to battle the evil organization SPECTRE. Bond must defeat Largo, who has stolen two atomic warheads for nuclear ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Irvin Kershner
CAST:  Sean Connery  •  Kim Basinger  •  Klaus Maria Brandauer  •  Barbara Carrera

Strange Brew (1983)

Something is rotten at the Elsinore Brewery. Bob and Doug Mackenzie (as seen on SCTV) help the orphan Pam regain the brewery founded by her recently-deceased father. But to do ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Rick Moranis  •  Dave Thomas
CAST:  Dave Thomas  •  Rick Moranis  •  Max von Sydow  •  Paul Dooley

Flight of the Eagle (1982)

The Swedish 19th century engineer S. A. Andrée sets out to become the first man on the north pole. His idea is to launch a polar expedition using a hydrogen balloon, together ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Jan Troell
CAST:  Max von Sydow  •  Sverre Anker Ousdal  •  Göran Stangertz  •  Jan-Olof Strandberg

Conan the Barbarian (1982) RT 70% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Feb 1998

John Milius's jingoistic direction and pulpy screenplay fit perfectly into this film version of the Robert E. Howard fantasy story of the sword and sorcery hero, Conan the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  John Milius
CAST:  Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  James Earl Jones  •  Max von Sydow  •  Sandahl Bergman

Escape to Victory (1981)

A group of POWs in a German prison camp during World War II play the German National Soccer Team in this powerful film depicting the role of prisoners during wartime.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  John Huston
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Sylvester Stallone  •  Max von Sydow  •  Pelé

Flash Gordon (1980) RT 82% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Oct 2000

A football player and his friends travel to the planet Mongo and find themselves fighting the tyrant, Ming the Merciless, to save Earth.  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Mike Hodges
CAST:  Sam J. Jones  •  Melody Anderson  •  Max von Sydow  •  Chaim Topol




March or Die (1977) RT Audience 48%

DVD release: Mar 2005

The French Foreign Legion, in the early 20s, is tasked to protect a group of Archaeologists in the middle east. After scenes depicting the hardship of day-to-day Foreign ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Dick Richards
CAST:  Gene Hackman  •  Terence Hill  •  Catherine Deneuve  •  Ian Holm

Black Journal (1977)

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GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Mauro Bolognini
CAST:  Shelley Winters  •  Max von Sydow  •  Renato Pozzetto  •  Alberto Lionello

Voyage of the Damned (1976) RT 89% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Jan 2000

A luxury liner carries Jewish refugees from Hitler's Germany in a desperate fight for survival.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Stuart Rosenberg
CAST:  Max von Sydow  •  Faye Dunaway  •  Oskar Werner  •  Lee Grant

Dog's Heart (1976)

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DIRECTION:  Alberto Lattuada
CAST:  Max von Sydow  •  Eleonora Giorgi  •  Mario Adorf  •  Gina Rovere

Three Days of the Condor (1975) RT 86% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Aug 1999

A bookish CIA researcher finds all his co-workers dead, and must outwit those responsible until he figures out who he can really trust.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sydney Pollack
CAST:  Robert Redford  •  Faye Dunaway  •  Cliff Robertson  •  Max von Sydow

Egg! Egg! A Hardboiled Story (1975)

A fairy tale and satire about a wealthy industrialist, whose son has been subdued and oppressed and totally uninterested in his father's business.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Hans Alfredson
CAST:  Gösta Ekman  •  Max von Sydow  •  Birgitta Andersson  •  Hans Alfredson

The Exorcist (1973) RT 87% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Dec 1998

12-year-old Regan MacNeil begins to adapt an explicit new personality as strange events befall the local area of Georgetown. Her mother becomes torn between science and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  William Friedkin
CAST:  Ellen Burstyn  •  Jason Miller  •  Max von Sydow  •  Lee J. Cobb

The New Land (1972)

Continuation from Utvandrarna (1971): The Swedes arrive in the USA. They still have a long journey to Minnesota where they expect to find other Swedes. When they arrive there, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Jan Troell
CAST:  Max von Sydow  •  Liv Ullmann  •  Allan Edwall  •  Eddie Axberg

Foxtrot (1976) RT Audience 100%

Liviu (Peter O'Toole) and Julia (Charlotte Rampling) decide it's best to hide out on an island of paradise until the war ends. However politics and jealousy ensue when Larsen ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Arturo Ripstein
CAST:  Peter O'Toole  •  Charlotte Rampling  •  Max von Sydow

The Apple War (1971)

A German businessman wants to buy land in southern Sweden for a gigantic amusement park, his new project called "Deutschneyland" (a wordplay of Deutschland and Disneyland). ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Tage Danielsson
CAST:  Per Grundén  •  Gösta Ekman  •  Sture Ericson  •  Ingvar Ottoson