Search results for "Max von Sydow"


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

Robin Hood (2010) RT 43% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Sep 2010

When soldier Robin happens upon the dying Robert of Loxley, he promises to return the man's sword to his family in Nottingham. There, he assumes Robert's identity; romances ...  (more)

GENRES: Action
DIRECTION:  Ridley Scott
CAST:  Russell Crowe  •  Cate Blanchett  •  Matthew Macfadyen  •  Mark Strong

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

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

The Second Victory (1987)

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GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Gerald Thomas
CAST:  Anthony Andrews  •  Helmut Griem  •  Mario Adorf  •  Renée Soutendijk

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

A Frozen Dream (1997)

Poetic documentary about the polar expedition of S. A. Andrée which Troell had previously dramatized in "Ingenjör Andrées luftfärd" (1982).  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Jan Troell
CAST:  Max von Sydow  •  Rolf Lassgård  •  Samuel Fröler  •  Anita Ekström

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

The Final Inquiry (2006) RT Audience 34%

DVD release: Feb 2008

It is the year 33 of the Vulgar Era. The Emperor Tiberius is troubled by strange phenomena, an earthquake and the sky turning black as an eclipse. His astrologers give him ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Foreign • History • Mystery • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Giulio Base
CAST:  Daniele Liotti  •  Mónica Cruz  •  Dolph Lundgren  •  Max von Sydow

Illustrious Corpses (1976)

A detective (inspector Rogas) is assigned to investigate the mysterious murders of some Supreme Court judges. During the investigation he discovers a complot that involves the ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Francesco Rosi
CAST:  Lino Ventura  •  Marcel Bozzuffi  •  Paolo Bonacelli  •  Tino Carraro




Dog's Heart (1976)

Professor Preobrazhensky puts courageous experiences, trying to turn a dog in equal to in all of the person. As a result somebody turns out Doggies. Unfortunately, experience ...  (more)

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

Nuremberg (2000) RT Audience 73%

DVD release: Apr 2001

Justice Robert H. Jackson leads Allied prosecutors in trying 21 Germans for Nazi war crimes after World War II.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Yves Simoneau
CAST:  Alec Baldwin  •  Brian Cox  •  Christopher Plummer  •  Jill Hennessy

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

Solomon Kane (2009) RT 66% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Jul 2013

A nomadic 16th century warrior, condemned to hell for his brutal past, seeks redemption by renouncing violence, but finds some things are worth burning for as he fights to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Michael J. Bassett
CAST:  James Purefoy  •  Pete Postlethwaite  •  Alice Krige  •  Mackenzie Crook

The Ox (1991)

In desperation brought on by near-starvation, Helge Roos kills his master's ox and feeds it to his wife and baby daughter. No-one suspects anything until the meat is finished ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Sven Nykvist
CAST:  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Ewa Fröling  •  Max von Sydow  •  Liv Ullmann

Shutter Island (2010) RT 68% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Jun 2010

World War II soldier-turned-U.S. marshal Teddy Daniels investigates the disappearance of a patient from a hospital for the criminally insane, but his efforts are compromised ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Leonardo DiCaprio  •  Mark Ruffalo  •  Ben Kingsley  •  Emily Mortimer

Private Confessions (1996)

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

Emotional Arithmetic (2007) RT 25% / Audience 49%

Emotional Arithmetic tells the story of three people who formed a life-long bond while housed at a detention...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Paolo Barzman
CAST:  Gabriel Byrne  •  Susan Sarandon  •  Max von Sydow  •  Christopher Plummer

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

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