Search results for "Yul Brynner"


Anastasia (1956) RT 90% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Jul 2003

Russian exiles in Paris plot to collect ten million pounds from the Bank of England by grooming a destitute, suicidal girl to pose as heir to the Russian throne. While Bounin ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Anatole Litvak
CAST:  Ingrid Bergman  •  Yul Brynner  •  Helen Hayes  •  Akim Tamiroff

Cast a Giant Shadow (1966) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Feb 2002

An American Army officer is recruited by the yet to exist Israel to help them form an army. He is disturbed by this sudden appeal to his jewish roots. Each of Israel's Arab ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Melville Shavelson
CAST:  Kirk Douglas  •  Michael Douglas  •  Senta Berger  •  Angie Dickinson

Catlow (1971) RT Audience 28%

DVD release: Jun 2009

Catlow is a 1971 western based on a story by Louis L'Amour. It stars Yul Brynner as a outlaw determined to pull off a gold robbery and co-stars Richard Crenna and Leonard Nimoy.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Sam Wanamaker
CAST:  Yul Brynner  •  Richard Crenna  •  Leonard Nimoy  •  Daliah Lavi

Port of New York (1949)

This film tells the story of a customs and treasury agent out to stop the distribution of opium, that came in on a ship in the Port of New York but was smuggled off by drug ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime
DIRECTION:  László Benedek
CAST:  Scott Brady  •  Richard Rober  •  K. T. Stevens  •  Yul Brynner

The Testament of Orpheus (1960)

Outside time and reality, the experiences of a poet. The judgement of the young poet by Heurtebise and the Princess, the Gypsies, the palace of Pallas Athena, the spear of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Jean Cocteau
CAST:  Jean Cocteau  •  Françoise Arnoul  •  Claudine Auger  •  Charles Aznavour

The King and I (1956) RT 96% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Apr 1999

Mrs. Anna Leonowens and her son Louis arrive in Bangkok, where she has contracted to teach English to the children of the royal household. She threatens to leave when the ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Walter Lang
CAST:  Deborah Kerr  •  Yul Brynner  •  Rita Moreno  •  Martin Benson

The Light at the Edge of the World (1971)

Pirates take over a lighthouse on a rocky island. They then execute a devious plan to cause ships to run aground, pillaging their wrecks. A lone member of the lighthouse crew ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure
DIRECTION:  Kevin Billington
CAST:  Kirk Douglas  •  Yul Brynner  •  Samantha Eggar  •  Jean-Claude Drouot

The Magnificent Seven (1960) RT 90% / Audience 87%

DVD release: May 2001

An oppressed Mexican peasant village hires seven gunfighters to help defend their homes.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  John Sturges
CAST:  Yul Brynner  •  Eli Wallach  •  Steve McQueen  •  Charles Bronson

The Ten Commandments (1956) RT 94% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Mar 1999

Escaping death, a Hebrew infant is raised in a royal household to become a prince. Upon discovery of his true heritage, Moses embarks on a personal quest to reclaim his ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Cecil B. DeMille
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Anne Baxter  •  Yul Brynner  •  Edward G. Robinson

Westworld (1973) RT 86% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Sep 1998

In a futuristic resort, wealthy patrons can visit recreations of different time periods and experience their wildest fantasies with life-like robots. But when Richard Benjamin ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller • Western
DIRECTION:  Michael Crichton
CAST:  Yul Brynner  •  Richard Benjamin  •  James Brolin  •  Norman Bartold




The Brothers Karamazov (1958) RT 22% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Dec 2011

Ryevsk, Russia, 1870. Tensions abound in the Karamazov family. Fyodor is a wealthy libertine who holds his purse strings tightly. His four grown sons include Dmitri, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Richard Brooks
CAST:  Yul Brynner  •  Maria Schell  •  Claire Bloom  •  Lee J. Cobb

Battle of Neretva (1969)

In January 1943 the German army, afraid of an Allied invasion of the Balkans, launched a great offensive against Yugoslav Partisans in Western Bosnia. The only way out for the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Veljko Bulajic
CAST:  Yul Brynner  •  Curd Jürgens  •  Hardy Krüger  •  Anthony Dawson

The Buccaneer (1958) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Jun 1991

During the War of 1812 against Britain: General Andrew Jackson has only 1,200 men left to defend New Orleans when he learns that a British fleet will arrive with 60 ships and ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Anthony Quinn
CAST:  Yul Brynner  •  Claire Bloom  •  Inger Stevens  •  Charlton Heston

Taras Bulba (1962) RT Audience 70%

DVD release: Sep 2014

The Cossacks of Eastern Europe join the Poles to rid the Turks from the Steps of Europe. In return for their aid, the Poles agree to give control of the Steps to the Cossacks. ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  J. Lee Thompson
CAST:  Tony Curtis  •  Yul Brynner  •  Sam Wanamaker  •  Brad Dexter

Futureworld (1976) RT 33% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Feb 1988

Two years after the Westworld tragedy in the Delos amusement park, the corporate owners have reopened the park following over $1 billion in safety and other improvements. For ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard T. Heffron
CAST:  Peter Fonda  •  Blythe Danner  •  Arthur Hill  •  Yul Brynner

Morituri (1965) RT Audience 72%

DVD release: May 2004

A German living in India during World War II is blackmailed by the English to impersonate an SS officer on board a cargo ship leaving Japan for Germany carrying a large supply ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Bernhard Wicki
CAST:  Marlon Brando  •  Yul Brynner  •  Janet Margolin  •  Trevor Howard

Flight from Ashiya (1964) RT Audience 29%

Featuring an all-star cast and on-location shooting in Japan, where the story is set, three US Air Force rescue pilots must overcome their personal problems and differences to ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Anderson
CAST:  Yul Brynner  •  Richard Widmark  •  George Chakiris  •  Suzy Parker

The Sound and the Fury (1959) RT Audience 33%

Passions divide a declining Southern family.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Martin Ritt
CAST:  Yul Brynner  •  Joanne Woodward  •  Margaret Leighton  •  Stuart Whitman

Romance of a Horsethief (1971) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Since time immemorial, the simple-minded boisterous people of Malava, a small Polish town near the border of imperial Russia, have lived on horse-stealing, horse-trading and ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Abraham Polonsky
CAST:  Yul Brynner  •  Eli Wallach  •  Jane Birkin  •  Lainie Kazan