Search results for "Robert Shaw"

Force 10 from Navarone (1978) RT 64% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Mallory and Miller are back. The survivors of Navarone are sent on a mission along with a unit called Force 10, which is led by Colonel Barnsby. But Force 10 has a mission of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Guy Hamilton
CAST:  Harrison Ford  •  Robert Shaw  •  Barbara Bach  •  Edward Fox

The Deep (1977) RT 36% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Jul 2000

A pair of young vacationers are involved in a dangerous conflict with treasure hunters when they discover a way into a deadly wreck in Bermuda waters...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Peter Yates
CAST:  Robert Shaw  •  Jacqueline Bisset  •  Nick Nolte  •  Louis Gossett, Jr.

Swashbuckler (1976) RT Audience 55%

DVD release: Jan 1999

A pirate and a hot-tempered noblewoman join forces to protect Jamaica from a tyrant.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  James Goldstone
CAST:  Robert Shaw  •  James Earl Jones  •  Peter Boyle  •  Geneviève Bujold

Robin and Marian (1976) RT 76% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Jul 2002

Whatever became of Robin Hood after his famed tale of good deeds ended? Now you can find out, in this sequel that takes place years after Robin and his merry men bested the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Richard Lester
CAST:  Sean Connery  •  Audrey Hepburn  •  Robert Shaw  •  Richard Harris

End of the Game (1976)

Hans Baerlach is a Swiss police detective who has dedicated much of his career to pursuing powerful and allegedly murderous businessman Richard Gastmann. Though Baerlach's ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Maximilian Schell
CAST:  Jon Voight  •  Jacqueline Bisset  •  Martin Ritt  •  Robert Shaw

Jaws (1975)

An insatiable great white shark terrorizes the townspeople of Amity Island, The police chief, an oceanographer and a grizzled shark hunter seek to destroy the bloodthirsty beast.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Steven Spielberg
CAST:  Roy Scheider  •  Robert Shaw  •  Richard Dreyfuss  •  Lorraine Gary

Diamonds (1975) RT Audience 60%

DVD release: Feb 1986

Richard Roundtree (SHAFT), Robert Shaw (JAWS) and $100 Million of the Hottest Rocks in the World!  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Menahem Golan
CAST:  Robert Shaw  •  Richard Roundtree  •  Barbara Hershey  •  Shelley Winters

The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1974) RT 100% / Audience 88%

DVD release: May 2001

In New York, armed men hijack a subway car and demand a ransom for the passengers. Even if it's paid, how could they get away?  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joseph Sargent
CAST:  Walter Matthau  •  Robert Shaw  •  Martin Balsam  •  Héctor Elizondo

The Sting (1973) RT 93% / Audience 95%

DVD release: Sep 2005

Set in the 1930's this intricate caper deals with an ambitious small-time crook and a veteran con man who seek revenge on a vicious crime lord who murdered one of their gang.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  George Roy Hill
CAST:  Paul Newman  •  Robert Redford  •  Robert Shaw  •  Charles Durning

The Hireling (1973) RT Audience 33%

Based on the novel by L. P. Hartley, The Hireling is a dissection of antiquated but hardly dormant British class distinctions as a lonely socialite and her chauffeur become ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Alan Bridges
CAST:  Robert Shaw  •  Sarah Miles  •  Peter Egan  •  Caroline Mortimer

A Reflection of Fear (1973) RT Audience 54%

A young girl lives with her mother and grandmother. One day her estranged father returns home with a female companion he introduces as his fiance. Soon the girl finds herself ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  William A. Fraker
CAST:  Robert Shaw  •  Sally Kellerman  •  Sondra Locke  •  Signe Hasso

Young Winston (1972) RT 44% / Audience 51%

This historical drama is an account of the early life of British politician Winston Churchill, including his childhood years, his time as a war correspondent in Africa, and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Richard Attenborough
CAST:  Robert Shaw  •  Anne Bancroft  •  Simon Ward  •  Jack Hawkins

A Town Called Hell (1971) RT Audience 20%

DVD release: Nov 2005

A group of Mexican revolutionaries murders a town priest and a number of his christian followers. Ten years later, a widow arrives in town intent to take revenge from her ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Western
DIRECTION:  Irving Lerner  •  Robert Parrish
CAST:  Telly Savalas  •  Robert Shaw  •  Stella Stevens  •  Fernando Rey

Figures in a Landscape (1970) RT Audience 48%

Two escaped convicts (Robert Shaw and Malcolm McDowell) are on the run in an unnamed Latin American country. But everywhere they go, they are followed and hounded by a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joseph Losey
CAST:  Robert Shaw  •  Malcolm McDowell  •  Henry Woolf  •  Christopher Malcolm

The Royal Hunt of the Sun (1969)

The Spanish explorer Pizarro captures the Inca god-chief Atahualpa and promises to free him upon the delivery of a hoard of gold. But Pizarro finds himself torn between his ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Irving Lerner
CAST:  Robert Shaw  •  Christopher Plummer  •  Nigel Davenport  •  Michael Craig

Battle of Britain (1969) RT 63% / Audience 79%

DVD release: May 2003

In 1940, the Royal Air Force fights a desperate battle against the might of the Luftwaffe for control of the skies over Britain, thus preventing the Nazi invasion of Britain.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Guy Hamilton
CAST:  Harry Andrews  •  Michael Caine  •  Trevor Howard  •  Curd Jürgens

A Man for All Seasons (1966) RT 82% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Feb 1999

A Man for All Seasons is the filmed version of the life of Thomas More. An English man comes to Sir Thomas More to ask if he can divorce his wife since King Henry VIII has ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Fred Zinnemann
CAST:  Paul Scofield  •  Wendy Hiller  •  Leo McKern  •  Robert Shaw

Battle of the Bulge (1965) RT 67% / Audience 68%

DVD release: May 2005

In the winter of 1944, the Allied Armies stand ready to invade Germany at the coming of a New Year. To prevent this occurrence, Hitler orders an all out offensive to re-take ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Ken Annakin
CAST:  Henry Fonda  •  Robert Shaw  •  Robert Ryan  •  Dana Andrews

A Carol for Another Christmas (1964)

Director Joseph Mankiewicz's first work for television, the 90-minute ABC drama was publicized as having an all-star cast (which meant that names of some supporting cast ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Science Fiction • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Joseph L. Mankiewicz
CAST:  Sterling Hayden  •  Eva Marie Saint  •  Ben Gazzara  •  Barbara Ann Teer

Hamlet at Elsinore (1964)

Christopher Plummer is joined by an all-star cast including Michael Caine, Robert Shaw, Roy Kinnear and Donald Sutherland in this historic production of Hamlet filmed on ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Philip Saville
CAST:  Christopher Plummer  •  Robert Shaw  •  Alec Clunes  •  Michael Caine