Search results for "Chaim Topol"

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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

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

The House on Garibaldi Street (1979)

When Israeli officials learn than Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann may be living in Argentina, they send a team of secret agents to apprehend him.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Peter Collinson
CAST:  Chaim Topol  •  Nick Mancuso  •  Janet Suzman  •  Martin Balsam

Sallah (1964)

Sallah Shabati, the patriarch of the big family recently arrived to Israel from Yemen, tries to make money and get better housing, in a country that can barely provide for its ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ephraim Kishon
CAST:  Geula Noni  •  Gila Almagor  •  Shaike Levi  •  Arik Einstein

A Talent for Loving (1969)

This Western spoof stars Richard Widmark as an American gambler who wins the deed to a Mexican ranch from a cunning outlaw. At the ranch, the gambler discovers that his new ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Richard Quine
CAST:  Richard Widmark  •  Chaim Topol  •  Geneviève Page  •  Cesar Romero

Before Winter Comes (1969)

Comedy set in a refugee camp in occupied Austria after World War II. A shrewd multi-lingual interpreter who mediates between Russian and British military brass enters into a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  J. Lee Thompson
CAST:  David Niven  •  Chaim Topol  •  Anna Karina  •  John Hurt

I Like Mike (1961)

This uneven romantic drama directed by Peter Frye, is about the son of a millionaire Jewish family living in Texas who travels to Israel. On his way to the hotel in Tel Aviv ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Frye
CAST:  Batya Lancet  •  Gideon Singer  •  Zeev Berlinsky  •  Chaim Topol

Galileo (1975) RT Audience 40%

DVD release: Nov 2003

Challenged by a new student, tutor and theorist Galileo co-opts emerging telescope technology and discovers irrefutable proof of the heretical notion that the earth is not the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joseph Losey
CAST:  Chaim Topol  •  Edward Fox  •  Colin Blakely  •  Georgia Brown

Queenie (1987)

A half-caste beauty emigrates from India to Great Britain, pursues fame and fortune at the cost of personal happiness, and becomes a Hollywood movie star while suppressing the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Larry Peerce
CAST:  Joss Ackland  •  Martin Balsam  •  Claire Bloom  •  Kirk Douglas

For Your Eyes Only (1981) RT 74% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Oct 1999

A British spy ship has sunk and on board was a hi-tech encryption device. James Bond is sent to find the device that holds British launching instructions before the enemy ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Thriller
CAST:  Roger Moore  •  Carole Bouquet  •  Chaim Topol  •  Lynn-Holly Johnson

Fiddler on the Roof (1971) RT 81% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Jun 1998

This lavishly produced and critically acclaimed screen adaptation of the international stage sensation tells the life-affirming story of Tevye (Topol), a poor milkman whose ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Norman Jewison
CAST:  Norma Crane  •  Leonard Frey  •  Molly Picon  •  Chaim Topol

Bialik - King of the Jews (2014)

By the age of thirty he’d already become the most famous poet in the Jewish world. He spent very few years living in Tel Aviv, but he loved the city dearly. Some 100,000 ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • History
DIRECTION:  Yair Qedar
CAST:  Chaim Topol

Life After Flash (2017)

"Life After Flash" looks at the roller coaster life of Sam J Jones since his role as Flash Gordon, his struggles and successes, and the aftermath of when he went up against ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Lisa Downs
CAST:  Sam J. Jones  •  Melody Anderson  •  Brian Blessed  •  Peter Duncan

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