Search results for "Burt Lancaster"
Local Hero

Local Hero

Local Hero
IMDb: 7.1
111

An American oil company sends a man to Scotland to buy up an entire village where they want to build a refinery. But things don’t go as expected.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Ten Tall Men

Ten Tall Men

Ten Tall Men
IMDb: 6.4
97

Sgt. Mike Kincaid of the French Foreign Legion learns, from a Riff prisoner, that an attack will soon be made by the villainous Hussin on the Legion’s outpost of Tarfa….

His Majesty O’Keefe

His Majesty O’Keefe

His Majesty O’Keefe
IMDb: 6.3
90

Men steal for it. Nations go to war for it. The it is oil – and it grows on trees. Coconut oil is the precious lifeblood of 1870s South Seas…

Castle Keep

Castle Keep

Castle Keep
IMDb: 6.8
105

During the Battle of the Bulge, an anachronistic count shelters a ragtag squad of Americans in his isolated castle hoping they will defend it against the advancing Germans.

The Leopard

The Leopard

The Leopard
IMDb: 8.3
186

As Garibaldi’s troops begin the unification of Italy in the 1860s, an aristocratic Sicilian family grudgingly adapts to the sweeping social changes undermining their way of life. Proud but pragmatic…

Genre: Drama
Gunfight at the O.K. Corral

Gunfight at the O.K. Corral

Gunfight at the O.K. Corral
IMDb: 7.4
122

Lawman Wyatt Earp and outlaw Doc Holliday form an unlikely alliance which culminates in their participation in the legendary Gunfight at the O.K. Corral.

Genre: Western
Trapeze

Trapeze

Trapeze
IMDb: 7.3
105

A pair of men try to perform the dangerous “triple” in their trapeze act. Problems arise when the duo is made into a trio following the addition of a sexy…

Genre: Drama
Rope of Sand

Rope of Sand

Rope of Sand
IMDb: 6.9
104

Story of an South African diamond mine watched over by a sadistic policeman tasked with looking out for smugglers.

Twilight’s Last Gleaming

Twilight’s Last Gleaming

Twilight’s Last Gleaming
IMDb: 6.7
146

A renegade USAF general, Lawrence Dell, escapes from a military prison and takes over an ICBM silo near Montana and threatens to provoke World War 3 unless the President reveals…

Genre: Thriller
The Island of Dr. Moreau

The Island of Dr. Moreau

The Island of Dr. Moreau
IMDb: 4.5
99

A ship-wrecked man floats ashore on an island in the Pacific Ocean. The island is inhabited by a scientist, Dr. Moreau, who in an experiment has turned beasts into human…

The Osterman Weekend

The Osterman Weekend

The Osterman Weekend
IMDb: 5.9
103

The host of an investigative news show is convinced by the CIA that the friends he has invited to a weekend in the country are engaged in a conspiracy that…

Field of Dreams

Field of Dreams

Field of Dreams
IMDb: 7.5
107

Ray Kinsella is an Iowa farmer who hears a mysterious voice telling him to turn his cornfield into a baseball diamond. He does, but the voice’s directions don’t stop —…

The Killers

The Killers

The Killers
IMDb: 7.8
105

Two hit men walk into a diner asking for a man called “the Swede”. When the killers find the Swede, he’s expecting them and doesn’t put up a fight. Since…

Judgment at Nuremberg

Judgment at Nuremberg

Judgment at Nuremberg
IMDb: 8.2
186

In 1947, four German judges who served on the bench during the Nazi regime face a military tribunal to answer charges of crimes against humanity. Chief Justice Haywood hears evidence…

Genre: Drama, History, War
The Swimmer

The Swimmer

The Swimmer
IMDb: 7.7
95

Neddy Merrill has been away for most of the summer. He reappears at a friend’s pool. As they talk, someone notices that there are pools spanning the entire valley. He…

Genre: Drama
From Here to Eternity

From Here to Eternity

From Here to Eternity
IMDb: 7.7
118

In 1941 Hawaii, a private is cruelly punished for not boxing on his unit’s team, while his captain’s wife and second in command are falling in love.

Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Elmer Gantry

Elmer Gantry

Elmer Gantry
IMDb: 7.8
146

When hedonistic but charming con man Elmer Gantry (Burt Lancaster) meets the beautiful Sister Sharon Falconer (Jean Simmons), a roadside revivalist, he feigns piousness to join her act as a…

Genre: Drama
The Young Savages

The Young Savages

The Young Savages
IMDb: 7.0
103

A district attorney investigates the racially charged case of three teenagers accused of the murder of a blind Puerto Rican boy.

Zulu Dawn

Zulu Dawn

Zulu Dawn
IMDb: 6.6
117

In 1879, the British suffer a great loss at the Battle of Isandlwana due to incompetent leadership. Cy Endfield co-wrote the epic prequel Zulu Dawn 15 years after his enormously…

Atlantic City

Atlantic City

Atlantic City
IMDb: 7.4
104

Lou, a small time gangster who thinks he used to be something big, meets and falls for a sexy casino employee named Sally. She needs his help realizing her dream…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
The Train

The Train

The Train
IMDb: 7.9
133

As the Allied forces approach Paris in August 1944, German Colonel Von Waldheim is desperate to take all of France’s greatest paintings to Germany. He manages to secure a train…

Separate Tables

Separate Tables

Separate Tables
IMDb: 7.5
100

It’s the off-season at the lonely Beauregard Hotel in Bournemoth, and only the long-term tenants are still in residence. Life at the Beauregard is stirred up, however, when the beautiful…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Dead Men Don’t Wear Plaid

Dead Men Don’t Wear Plaid

Dead Men Don’t Wear Plaid
IMDb: 6.8
89

Juliet Forrest is convinced that the reported death of her father in a mountain car crash was no accident. Her father was a prominent cheese scientist working on a secret…

The Unforgiven

The Unforgiven

The Unforgiven
IMDb: 6.7
125

The neighbors of a frontier family turn on them when it is suspected that their adopted daughter was stolen from the local Kiawa tribe.

Lawman

Lawman

Lawman
IMDb: 7.0
99

While passing through the town of Bannock, a bunch of drunken cattlemen go overboard with their celebrating and accidentally kill an old man with a stray shot. They return home…

Genre: Action, Western
Sweet Smell of Success

Sweet Smell of Success

Sweet Smell of Success
IMDb: 8.2
96

New York City newspaper writer J.J. Hunsecker holds considerable sway over public opinion with his Broadway column, but one thing that he can’t control is his younger sister, Susan, who…

Genre: Drama, Film-Noir
The Professionals

The Professionals

The Professionals
IMDb: 7.4
117

The Professionals is a 1966 American Western film directed by Richard Brooks. A kidnap-rescue adventure set in about 1917, it features a small group of experts heading into Mexico to…

Birdman of Alcatraz

Birdman of Alcatraz

Birdman of Alcatraz
IMDb: 7.8
147

After killing a prison guard, convict Robert Stroud faces life imprisonment in solitary confinement. Driven nearly mad by loneliness and despair, Stroud’s life gains new meaning when he happens upon…

Tough Guys

Tough Guys

Tough Guys
IMDb: 6.2
104

Harry Doyle (Lancaster) and Archie Lang (Douglas) are two old-time train robbers, who held up a train in 1956 and have been incarcerated for thirty years. After serving their time,…

Genre: Comedy, Crime
Sorry, Wrong Number

Sorry, Wrong Number

Sorry, Wrong Number
IMDb: 7.5
89

Leona Stevenson is confined to bed and uses her telephone to keep in contact with the outside world. One day she overhears a murder plot on the telephone and is…

Criss Cross

Criss Cross

Criss Cross
IMDb: 7.6
88

Burt Lancaster plays Steve Thompson, a man who seals his dark fate when he returns to Los Angeles to find his ex-wife Anna Dundee (Yvonne DeCarlo) eager to rekindle their…

Airport

Airport

Airport
IMDb: 6.6
137

Melodrama about a bomber on board an airplane, an airport almost closed by snow, and various personal problems of the people involved.

The Kentuckian

The Kentuckian

The Kentuckian
IMDb: 6.3
104

A frontiersman and his son fight to build a new home in Texas.

Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Valdez Is Coming

Valdez Is Coming

Valdez Is Coming
IMDb: 7.1
90

A Mexican-American sheriff must resort to violence against a powerful rancher in order to get just compensation for the pregnant Indian widow of a wrongly killed black man.

Genre: Western
The List of Adrian Messenger

The List of Adrian Messenger

The List of Adrian Messenger
IMDb: 7.3
94

A writer named Adrian Messenger believes a series of apparently unrelated “accidental” deaths are actually linked murders. He asks his friend Anthony Gethryn, recently retired from MI5, to help clear…

Genre: Crime, Mystery
Seven Days in May

Seven Days in May

Seven Days in May
IMDb: 7.9
118

A U.S. Army general alerts the president of a planned military coup against him.

Genre: Drama, Thriller
I Walk Alone

I Walk Alone

I Walk Alone
IMDb: 6.7
97

Frankie Madison returns to New York after 14 years in prison. Noll Turner, Frankie’s former partner in bootlegging, is now a wealthy nightclub manager, and Frankie is expecting him to…

Apache

Apache

Apache
IMDb: 7.1
91

Following the surrender of Geronimo, Massai, the last Apache warrior is captured and scheduled for transportation to a Florida reservation. On the way he manages to escape and heads for…

Genre: Action, Western
The Scalphunters

The Scalphunters

The Scalphunters
IMDb: 6.2
102

Trapper Joe is on his way to the town with all of his gain of hides of the last winter. However a group of Indians stops him and takes all…