Search results for "Max von Sydow"


The Touch (1971) RT 50% / Audience 43%

A seemingly happy Swedish housewife and mother begins an adulterous affair with a foreign archaeologist who is working near her home.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Ingmar Bergman
CAST:  Elliott Gould  •  Max von Sydow  •  Bibi Andersson  •  Sheila Reid

The Emigrants (1971)

In the middle of the 19th century, Kristina and Karl-Oskar live in a small rural village in Smaaland (southern Sweden). They get married and try to make a living on a small ...  (more)

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

The Kremlin Letter (1970) RT Audience 60%

A network of older spies from the West recruits a young intelligence officer with a photographic memory to accompany them on a mission inside Russia. They must recover a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Huston
CAST:  Richard Boone  •  Nigel Green  •  Dean Jagger  •  Lila Kedrova

The Night Visitor (1971) RT 17% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Jul 2013

An insane Swedish farmer escapes from an asylum to get revenge on his sister, her husband and others.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Horror
DIRECTION:  László Benedek
CAST:  Max von Sydow  •  Trevor Howard  •  Liv Ullmann  •  Per Oscarsson

The Passion of Anna (1969)

Andreas, a man struggling with the recent demise of his marriage and his own emotional isolation, befriends a married couple also in the midst of psychological turmoil. In ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Ingmar Bergman
CAST:  Max von Sydow  •  Liv Ullmann  •  Bibi Andersson  •  Erland Josephson

Shame (1968) RT Audience 100%

Ingmar Bergman's psychological study of how humans react in a situation of war. The film takes place on Gotland, where invasion forces arrives.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Ingmar Bergman
CAST:  Liv Ullmann  •  Max von Sydow  •  Sigge Fürst  •  Gunnar Björnstrand

Here is Your Life (1966) RT Audience 50%

A working-class boy struggles to find himself through a series of jobs and romances.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jan Troell
CAST:  Eddie Axberg  •  Gudrun Brost  •  Ulla Akselson  •  Bo Wahlström

Hawaii (1966)

Abner Hale, a rigid and humorless New England missionary, marries the beautiful Jerusha Bromley and takes her to the exotic island kingdom of Hawaii, intent on converting the ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  George Roy Hill
CAST:  Julie Andrews  •  Max von Sydow  •  Richard Harris  •  Gene Hackman

The Quiller Memorandum (1966) RT 67% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Nov 2006

Two British agents are murdered by a mysterious Neonazi organization in West Berlin. The British Secret Service sends agent Quiller to investigate. Soon Quiller is confronted ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Anderson
CAST:  George Segal  •  Alec Guinness  •  Max von Sydow  •  Senta Berger

The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965) RT 37% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Mar 2001

All-star epic retelling of Christ's life.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  George Stevens
CAST:  Max von Sydow  •  Michael Anderson, Jr.  •  Carroll Baker  •  Ina Balin




The Reward (1965)

A crash-landed crop-duster (Max von Sydow) betrays a fugitive (Efrem Zimbalist Jr.) and his girlfriend (Yvette Mimieux) to Mexican bounty hunters.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Serge Bourguignon
CAST:  Max von Sydow  •  Yvette Mimieux  •  Efrem Zimbalist, Jr.  •  Gilbert Roland

The Mistress (1962) RT Audience 73%

A love triangle through the four seasons. A young woman, living in a relationship, falls in love with a married man. If someone had told her that she in a few months should be ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Vilgot Sjöman
CAST:  Bibi Andersson  •  Max von Sydow  •  Per Myrberg  •  Birger Lensander

Through a Glass Darkly (1961)

While vacationing on a remote island retreat, a family’s already fragile ties are tested when daughter Karin discovers her father has been using her schizophrenia for his own ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Ingmar Bergman
CAST:  Harriet Andersson  •  Gunnar Björnstrand  •  Max von Sydow  •  Lars Passgård

The Virgin Spring (1960)

A harrowing tale of faith, revenge, and savagery in medieval Sweden.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Ingmar Bergman
CAST:  Max von Sydow  •  Birgitta Valberg  •  Gunnel Lindblom  •  Birgitta Pettersson

The Magician (1958)

Ingmar Bergman’s The Magician (Ansiktet) is an engaging, brilliantly conceived tale of deceit from one of cinema’s premier illusionists. Max von Sydow stars as Dr. Vogler, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Ingmar Bergman
CAST:  Max von Sydow  •  Gunnar Björnstrand  •  Ingrid Thulin  •  Bibi Andersson

Wild Strawberries (1957) RT 95% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Feb 2002

Professor of medicine Isak Borg travels to Lund University in order to receive his anniversary title. Along the road he meets strangers and relatives, and in his dreams he is ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Ingmar Bergman
CAST:  Victor Sjöström  •  Bibi Andersson  •  Ingrid Thulin  •  Gunnar Björnstrand

Mr. Sleeman Is Coming (1957)

Herr Sleeman kommer (Mr. Sleeman Is Coming) is a 1917 one-act play by the Swedish author Hjalmar Bergman. The main character is an orphaned young woman who is about to be ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Ingmar Bergman
CAST:  Bibi Andersson  •  Max von Sydow  •  Yngve Nordwall  •  Jullan Kindahl

The Seventh Seal (1957)

When disillusioned Swedish knight Antonius Block returns home from the Crusades to find his country in the grips of the Black Death, he challenges Death to a chess match for ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Ingmar Bergman
CAST:  Max von Sydow  •  Gunnar Björnstrand  •  Bengt Ekerot  •  Nils Poppe

Miss Julie (1951)

Late 19th century. The young miss Julie lives in a mansion with her father. She has recently broken up her engagement but is attracted to one of the servants, Jean. They spend ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  Alf Sjöberg
CAST:  Anita Björk  •  Ulf Palme  •  Märta Dorff  •  Lissi Alandh

Only a Mother (1949)

Via the New York Times: "Swedish filmmaker Alf Sjöberg's Bara en Mor takes place in a Statare, a farming community where the workers and their families were reduced to virtual ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Alf Sjöberg
CAST:  Eva Dahlbeck  •  Ragnar Falck  •  Ulf Palme  •  Hugo Björne