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Sweet Smell of Success | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 93%  Sweet Smell of Success  96 min,  [Drama, Film-Noir]  [Alexander Mackendrick]  [04 Jul 1957]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 98%, Metacritic 100/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 3 wins & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Martin Milner, Susan Harrison, Tony Curtis
Plot:  Powerful but unethical Broadway columnist J.J. Hunsecker coerces unscrupulous press agent Sidney Falco into breaking up his sister's romance with a jazz musician.
Writer:  Clifford Odets (screenplay), Ernest Lehman (screenplay), Ernest Lehman (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Leopard | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 93%  The Leopard  186 min,  PG,  [Drama, History]  [Luchino Visconti]  [29 Mar 1963]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, Metacritic 100/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 10 wins & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Alain Delon, Burt Lancaster, Claudia Cardinale, Paolo Stoppa
Plot:  The Prince of Salina, a noble aristocrat of impeccable integrity, tries to preserve his family and class amid the tumultuous social upheavals of 1860's Sicily.
Writer:  Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa (novel), Suso Cecchi D'Amico (screenplay and adaptation), Pasquale Festa Campanile (screenplay and adaptation), Enrico Medioli (screenplay and adaptation), Massimo Franciosa (screenplay and adaptation), Luchino Visconti (screenplay and adaptation)
Language:  Italian, Latin, French    Country:  Italy, France    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Train | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 89%  The Train  133 min,  [Thriller, War]  [John Frankenheimer, Arthur Penn]  [07 Mar 1965]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Jeanne Moreau, Paul Scofield, Suzanne Flon
Plot:  In 1944, a German colonel loads a train with French art treasures to send to Germany. The Resistance must stop it without damaging the cargo.
Writer:  Franklin Coen (screen story), Frank Davis (screen story), Franklin Coen (screenplay), Frank Davis (screenplay), Rose Valland (based upon "Le Front De L'Art" by)
Language:  English, German    Country:  France, Italy, USA    More Info:  IMDB
Seven Days in May | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 89%  Seven Days in May  118 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance, Thriller]  [John Frankenheimer]  [01 Mar 1964]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 4 wins & 6 nominations.
Actors:  Ava Gardner, Burt Lancaster, Fredric March, Kirk Douglas
Plot:  United States military leaders plot to overthrow the President because he supports a nuclear disarmament treaty and they fear a Soviet sneak attack.
Writer:  Fletcher Knebel (novel), Charles W. Bailey II (novel), Rod Serling (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Killers | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 89%  The Killers  103 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Robert Siodmak]  [30 Aug 1946]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 3 wins.
Actors:  Albert Dekker, Ava Gardner, Burt Lancaster, Edmond O'Brien
Plot:  Hit men kill an unresisting victim, and investigator Reardon uncovers his past involvement with beautiful, deadly Kitty Collins.
Writer:  Anthony Veiller (screenplay), Ernest Hemingway (from the story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Swimmer | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  The Swimmer  95 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama]  [Frank Perry, Sydney Pollack]  [15 May 1968]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Janet Landgard, Janice Rule, Tony Bickley
Plot:  A man spends a summer day swimming as many pools as he can all over a quiet suburban town.
Writer:  Eleanor Perry (screenplay), John Cheever (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Criss Cross | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  Criss Cross  84 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Robert Siodmak]  [17 Jun 1949]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Dan Duryea, Stephen McNally, Yvonne De Carlo
Plot:  An armored truck driver and his lovely ex-wife conspire with a gang to have his own truck robbed on the route.
Writer:  Daniel Fuchs (screenplay), Don Tracy (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Atlantic City | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  Atlantic City  104 min,  R,  [Crime, Drama, Romance]  [Louis Malle]  [03 Apr 1981]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 5 Oscars. Another 25 wins & 16 nominations.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Kate Reid, Michel Piccoli, Susan Sarandon
Plot:  In a corrupt city, a small-time gangster and the estranged wife of a pot dealer find themselves thrown together in an escapade of love, money, drugs, and danger.
Writer:  John Guare
Language:  English, French    Country:  France, Canada    More Info:  IMDB
Local Hero | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  Local Hero  111 min,  PG,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Bill Forsyth]  [18 Feb 1983]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 3 wins & 6 nominations.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Denis Lawson, Fulton Mackay, Peter Riegert
Plot:  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.
Writer:  Bill Forsyth
Language:  English, Russian, Japanese    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Run Silent Run Deep | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  Run Silent Run Deep  93 min,  APPROVED,  [War, Action, Drama]  [Robert Wise]  [27 Mar 1958]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Brad Dexter, Burt Lancaster, Clark Gable, Jack Warden
Plot:  A U.S. sub commander, obsessed with sinking a certain Japanese ship, butts heads with his first officer and crew.
Writer:  John Gay (screenplay), Edward L. Beach (based on novel by)
Language:  English, Japanese    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Elmer Gantry | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  Elmer Gantry  146 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama]  [Richard Brooks]  [01 Jul 1960]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 96%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 3 Oscars. Another 8 wins & 12 nominations.
Actors:  Arthur Kennedy, Burt Lancaster, Dean Jagger, Jean Simmons
Plot:  A fast-talking traveling salesman with a charming, loquacious manner convinces a sincere evangelist that he can be an effective preacher for her cause.
Writer:  Richard Brooks (screenplay), Sinclair Lewis (from the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Crimson Pirate | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  The Crimson Pirate  105 min,  [Adventure, Comedy]  [Robert Siodmak]  [27 Sep 1952]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Eva Bartok, Nick Cravat, Torin Thatcher
Plot:  During the 1700s, pirate Captain Vallo seizes a British warship and gets involved in various money-making schemes involving Caribbean rebels led by El Libre, British envoy Baron Jose Gruda and a beautiful courtesan named Consuelo.
Writer:  Roland Kibbee
Language:  English    Country:  USA, UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Flame and the Arrow | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  The Flame and the Arrow  88 min,  [Adventure, Drama, History]  [Jacques Tourneur]  [09 Jul 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Aline MacMahon, Burt Lancaster, Robert Douglas, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  Dardo, a Robin Hood-like figure, and his loyal followers use a Roman ruin in Medieval Lombardy as their headquarters as they conduct an insurgency against their Hessian conquerors.
Writer:  Waldo Salt
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
From Here to Eternity | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 84%  From Here to Eternity  118 min,  [Drama, Romance, War]  [Fred Zinnemann]  [28 Aug 1953]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 92%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 8 Oscars. Another 14 wins & 7 nominations.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Deborah Kerr, Donna Reed, Montgomery Clift
Plot:  In Hawaii in 1941, 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.
Writer:  Daniel Taradash (screen play), James Jones (based upon the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Brute Force | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 84%  Brute Force  98 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Jules Dassin]  [01 Aug 1947]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 91%, External Reviews
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Charles Bickford, Hume Cronyn, Yvonne De Carlo
Plot:  At a tough penitentiary, prisoner Joe Collins plans to rebel against Captain Munsey, the power-mad chief guard.
Writer:  Richard Brooks (screenplay), Robert Patterson (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Professionals | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 83%  The Professionals  117 min,  PG-13,  [Action, Adventure, Western]  [Richard Brooks]  [02 Nov 1966]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 93%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 3 wins & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Lee Marvin, Robert Ryan, Woody Strode
Plot:  An arrogant Texas millionaire hires four adventurers to rescue his kidnapped wife from a notorious Mexican bandit.
Writer:  Frank O'Rourke (novel), Richard Brooks (written for the screen by)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
A Child Is Waiting | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 82%  A Child Is Waiting  102 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama]  [John Cassavetes]  [11 May 1963]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 91%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Gena Rowlands, Judy Garland, Steven Hill
Plot:  Psychologist Dr. Matthew Clark is the head of the Crawthorne State Training Institute, one of the first boarding schools for developmentally challenged children. Dr. Clark is sympathetic ...
Writer:  Abby Mann (screenplay), Abby Mann (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Come Back, Little Sheba | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  Come Back, Little Sheba  99 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Daniel Mann]  [01 Mar 1953]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 83%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 6 wins & 8 nominations.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Richard Jaeckel, Shirley Booth, Terry Moore
Plot:  An emotionally remote recovering alcoholic and his dowdy, unambitious wife face a personal crisis when they take in an attractive lodger.
Writer:  Ketti Frings (screenplay), William Inge (original play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Birdman of Alcatraz | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  Birdman of Alcatraz  147 min,  [Biography, Crime, Drama]  [John Frankenheimer, Charles Crichton]  [01 Aug 1962]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 82%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 4 wins & 8 nominations.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Karl Malden, Neville Brand, Thelma Ritter
Plot:  A surly convicted murderer held in permanent isolation redeems himself when he becomes a renowned bird expert.
Writer:  Guy Trosper (screenplay), Thomas E. Gaddis (book)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Sorry, Wrong Number | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  Sorry, Wrong Number  89 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery]  [Anatole Litvak]  [24 Sep 1948]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 86%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 2 nominations.
Actors:  Ann Richards, Barbara Stanwyck, Burt Lancaster, Wendell Corey
Plot:  While on the telephone, an invalid woman overhears what she thinks is a murder plot and attempts to prevent it.
Writer:  Lucille Fletcher (radio play), Lucille Fletcher (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Twilight's Last Gleaming | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 78%  Twilight's Last Gleaming  146 min,  R,  [Drama, Thriller]  [Robert Aldrich]  [09 Feb 1977]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 88%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Joseph Cotten, Melvyn Douglas, Richard Widmark, Roscoe Lee Browne
Plot:  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 details of ...
Writer:  Ronald M. Cohen (screenplay), Edward Huebsch (screenplay), Walter Wager (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  West Germany, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Ulzana's Raid | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 78%  Ulzana's Raid  103 min,  R,  [Adventure, Western]  [Robert Aldrich]  [25 Dec 1972]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 86%, External Reviews
Actors:  Bruce Davison, Burt Lancaster, Jorge Luke, Richard Jaeckel
Plot:  After fierce war chief Ulzana and a small war party jump the reservation bent on murder and terror, an inexperienced young lieutenant is assigned to track him down.
Writer:  Alan Sharp
Language:  English, Apache languages    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Judgment at Nuremberg | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  Judgment at Nuremberg  186 min,  [Drama, War]  [Stanley Kramer]  [18 Dec 1961]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 90%, Metacritic 60/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 2 Oscars. Another 13 wins & 25 nominations.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Marlene Dietrich, Richard Widmark, Spencer Tracy
Plot:  In 1948, an American court in occupied Germany tries four Nazi judges for war crimes.
Writer:  Abby Mann, Abby Mann (based on his original story by)
Language:  English, German    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Gunfight at the O.K. Corral | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  Gunfight at the O.K. Corral  122 min,  [Biography, Drama, Western]  [John Sturges]  [30 May 1957]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 82%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 3 wins & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Jo Van Fleet, Kirk Douglas, Rhonda Fleming
Plot:  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.
Writer:  Leon Uris (screenplay), George Scullin (suggested by an article by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Vera Cruz | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  Vera Cruz  94 min,  APPROVED,  [Adventure, Western]  [Robert Aldrich]  [25 Dec 1954]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 82%, External Reviews
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Cesar Romero, Denise Darcel, Gary Cooper
Plot:  During the Mexican Rebellion of 1866, an unsavory group of American adventurers are hired by the forces of Emporer Maximilian to escort a countess to Vera Cruz.
Writer:  Roland Kibbee (screenplay), James R. Webb (screenplay), Borden Chase (story)
Language:  English, Spanish, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Rose Tattoo | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  The Rose Tattoo  117 min,  UNRATED,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Daniel Mann]  [N/A]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 3 Oscars. Another 7 wins & 7 nominations.
Actors:  Anna Magnani, Ben Cooper, Burt Lancaster, Marisa Pavan
Plot:  An Italian-American neighborhood in Louisiana is disturbed when truck driver Rosario Delle Rose is killed by police while smuggling. His buxom widow Serafina miscarries, then over a period ...
Writer:  Tennessee Williams (screenplay), Hal Kanter (adaptation), Tennessee Williams (play)
Language:  English, Italian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Lawman | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  Lawman  99 min,  R,  [Western]  [Michael Winner]  [04 Aug 1971]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Lee J. Cobb, Robert Duvall, Robert Ryan
Plot:  A lawman from Bannock arrives in Sabbath to arrest all the cattlemen whose wild celebration the year before resulted in the accidental death of an old man.
Writer:  Gerald Wilson
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Conversation Piece | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  Conversation Piece  121 min,  R,  [Drama, Romance]  [Luchino Visconti]  [23 Jun 1977]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 75%, External Reviews
Awards:  12 wins & 4 nominations.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Claudia Marsani, Helmut Berger, Silvana Mangano
Plot:  A reclusive, retired professor is faced with confronting modernity when a group of vulgar youths, led by an obnoxious marchesa, take up residence in his unused upper residence.
Writer:  Enrico Medioli (story), Suso Cecchi D'Amico (screenplay), Enrico Medioli (screenplay), Luchino Visconti (screenplay)
Language:  Italian, English    Country:  Italy, France    More Info:  IMDB
The Devil's Disciple | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  The Devil's Disciple  83 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, History, Romance]  [Guy Hamilton, Alexander Mackendrick]  [20 Aug 1959]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Janette Scott, Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier
Plot:  The black sheep of a family and the local minister discover their true vocations during the Revolutionary War.
Writer:  John Dighton (screenplay), Roland Kibbee (screenplay), George Bernard Shaw (based on the play by)
Language:  English    Country:  UK, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Mister 880 | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Mister 880  90 min,  [Comedy, Crime, Romance]  [Edmund Goulding]  [29 Sep 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Dorothy McGuire, Edmund Gwenn, Millard Mitchell
Plot:  Gentle romantic comedy about a Secret Service Agent trying to catch a cold case counterfeiter and a United Nations translator.
Writer:  Robert Riskin (screenplay), St. Clair McKelway (article)
Language:  English, French, German, Dutch, Italian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Rainmaker | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  The Rainmaker  121 min,  APPROVED,  [Romance, Western]  [Joseph Anthony]  [13 Dec 1956]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 2 wins & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Katharine Hepburn, Lloyd Bridges, Wendell Corey
Plot:  During the Depression, a con-man promises rain to a desperate drought-ridden Kansas town and marriage to a local desperate spinster.
Writer:  N. Richard Nash (screenplay), N. Richard Nash (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Scalphunters | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  The Scalphunters  102 min,  [Comedy, Western]  [Sydney Pollack]  [02 Apr 1968]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 70%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 2 nominations.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Ossie Davis, Shelley Winters, Telly Savalas
Plot:  Forced to trade his valuable furs for a well-educated escaped slave, a rugged trapper vows to recover the pelts from the Indians and later the renegades that killed them.
Writer:  William W. Norton
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The List of Adrian Messenger | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  The List of Adrian Messenger  98 min,  [Mystery]  [John Huston]  [10 Jun 1963]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 69%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Kirk Douglas, Robert Mitchum, Tony Curtis
Plot:  A former intelligence officer is tasked by the heir to the Gleneyre estate to investigate the unusual deaths of a disparate group of eleven men on a list.
Writer:  Anthony Veiller (screenplay), Philip MacDonald (based upon a story by)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Kiss the Blood Off My Hands | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Kiss the Blood Off My Hands  79 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Norman Foster]  [30 Oct 1948]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Joan Fontaine, Lewis L. Russell, Robert Newton
Plot:  Fugitive Bill Saunders and lonely nurse Jane Wharton are crossed by fate when he hides out in her apartment.
Writer:  Leonardo Bercovici (screenplay), Ben Maddow (adaptation), Walter Bernstein (adaptation), Hugh Gray (additional dialogue), Gerald Butler (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Valdez Is Coming | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Valdez Is Coming  90 min,  PG-13,  [Western]  [Edwin Sherin]  [09 Apr 1971]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Frank Silvera, Jon Cypher, Susan Clark
Plot:  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.
Writer:  Roland Kibbee (screenplay), David Rayfiel (screenplay), Elmore Leonard (novel)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA, Spain    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Apache | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Apache  91 min,  [Western]  [Robert Aldrich]  [08 Oct 1954]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 75%, External Reviews
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Charles Bronson, Jean Peters, John McIntire
Plot:  Refusing to let himself be re-settled on a Florida reservation, Massai, an Apache warrior, escapes his captors and returns to his homeland to become a peaceful farmer.
Writer:  James R. Webb (written for the screen by), Paul Wellman (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Jim Thorpe -- All-American | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Jim Thorpe -- All-American  107 min,  APPROVED,  [Biography, Drama, Sport]  [Michael Curtiz]  [24 Aug 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Charles Bickford, Phyllis Thaxter, Steve Cochran
Plot:  The triumph and tragedy of Native American Jim Thorpe, who, after winning both the pentathlon and decathlon in the same Olympics, is stripped of his medals on a technicality.
Writer:  Douglas Morrow (screenplay), Everett Freeman (screenplay), Frank Davis (additional dialogue), Douglas Morrow (story), Vincent X. Flaherty (story), Russell Birdwell (biography), Jim Thorpe (biography)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Go Tell the Spartans | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Go Tell the Spartans  114 min,  R,  [Action, Drama, War]  [Ted Post]  [01 Sep 1978]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Craig Wasson, Jonathan Goldsmith, Marc Singer
Plot:  During the early 1960s, U.S. military advisers in South Vietnam discover the same challenges that plagued the French army in Indochina ten years prior.
Writer:  Daniel Ford (novel), Wendell Mayes
Language:  English, Vietnamese    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Rope of Sand | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Rope of Sand  104 min,  [Adventure, Film-Noir]  [William Dieterle]  [03 Aug 1949]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Claude Rains, Paul Henreid, Peter Lorre
Plot:  A man abused by a sadistic mining company cop before he could tell where on their desert property he'd found diamonds decides to steal them instead.
Writer:  Walter Doniger (story and screenplay), John Paxton (additional dialogue)
Language:  English, Afrikaans    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Hallelujah Trail | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  The Hallelujah Trail  165 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Western]  [John Sturges]  [23 Jun 1965]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Jim Hutton, Lee Remick, Pamela Tiffin
Plot:  On its way to Denver, a cargo of whiskey destined for the miners, is sought after by the Temperance League, the U.S. Cavalry, the local Indians and the miners themselves.
Writer:  William Gulick (novel), John Gay (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Unforgiven | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  The Unforgiven  125 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance, Western]  [John Huston]  [06 Apr 1960]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Audie Murphy, Audrey Hepburn, Burt Lancaster, John Saxon
Plot:  The neighbors of a frontier family turn on them when it is suspected that their adopted daughter was stolen from the local Kiowa tribe.
Writer:  Ben Maddow (screenplay), Alan Le May (based on a novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Rocket Gibraltar | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Rocket Gibraltar  99 min,  PG,  [Drama]  [Daniel Petrie]  [02 Sep 1988]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Frances Conroy, Patricia Clarkson, Suzy Amis
Plot:  An old patriarch unites for his birthday all members of his family. But the group of people is full of personal and social problems.
Writer:  Amos Poe
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Trapeze | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  Trapeze  105 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Carol Reed]  [30 May 1956]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 60%, External Reviews
Awards:  3 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Gina Lollobrigida, Katy Jurado, Tony Curtis
Plot:  A crippled circus acrobat is torn emotionally between two ambitious young trapeze artists, one a talented young American and a less-gifted but beautiful Italian.
Writer:  Max Catto (novel), Liam O'Brien (adaptation), James R. Webb (screenplay)
Language:  English, Italian    Country:  USA, France    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Gypsy Moths | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  The Gypsy Moths  107 min,  R,  [Action, Drama, Romance]  [John Frankenheimer]  [13 Sep 1969]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Deborah Kerr, Gene Hackman, Scott Wilson
Plot:  Three skydivers and their travelling thrill show barnstorm through a small midwestern town one Fourth of July weekend.
Writer:  William Hanley (screenplay), James Drought (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Scorpio | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  Scorpio  114 min,  PG,  [Action, Drama, Thriller]  [Michael Winner]  [19 Apr 1973]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 63%, External Reviews
Actors:  Alain Delon, Burt Lancaster, John Colicos, Paul Scofield
Plot:  During the Cold War, the CIA orders free-lance operative Scorpio to assassinate his former CIA mentor Cross and a deadly cat-and-mouse game ensues.
Writer:  David W. Rintels (screenplay), Gerald Wilson (screenplay), David W. Rintels (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Desert Fury | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  Desert Fury  96 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Lewis Allen]  [15 Aug 1947]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 60%, External Reviews
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, John Hodiak, Lizabeth Scott, Wendell Corey
Plot:  The daughter of a Nevada casino owner gets involved with a racketeer, despite everyone's efforts to separate them.
Writer:  Robert Rossen (screenplay), Ramona Stewart (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Kentuckian | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  The Kentuckian  104 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Western]  [Burt Lancaster]  [07 Aug 1955]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Diana Lynn, Dianne Foster, Walter Matthau
Plot:  A Kentucky widower bound for 1820's Texas with his young son is thwarted in his efforts by a corrupt constable, a long-standing family feud, and a beautiful indentured servant.
Writer:  A.B. Guthrie Jr. (screenplay), Felix Holt (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Midnight Man | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  The Midnight Man  117 min,  R,  [Mystery]  [Roland Kibbee, Burt Lancaster]  [14 Jun 1974]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Cameron Mitchell, Morgan Woodward, Susan Clark
Plot:  An ex-con, once a cop, now working as security in a college, decides to investigate the murder of one of the students, a daughter of a senator.
Writer:  David Anthony (novel), Roland Kibbee, Burt Lancaster
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
South Sea Woman | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  South Sea Woman  99 min,  APPROVED,  [Action, Adventure, Comedy]  [Arthur Lubin]  [27 Jun 1953]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Arthur Shields, Burt Lancaster, Chuck Connors, Virginia Mayo
Plot:  AWOL marine Sgt. Jim O'Hearn is court-martialed for a variety of offenses that carry 143 years in the stockade or the death penalty but refuses to aid in his own defense.
Writer:  Edwin Blum (screenplay), Earl Baldwin (adaptation), Stanley Shapiro (adaptation), William Rankin (play)
Language:  English, French, Japanese, Mandarin    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Airport | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  Airport  137 min,  G,  [Action, Drama, Thriller]  [George Seaton, Henry Hathaway]  [05 Mar 1970]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, Metacritic 42/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 19 nominations.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Dean Martin, George Kennedy, Jacqueline Bisset, Jean Seberg
Plot:  A bomber on board an airplane, an airport almost closed by snow, and various personal problems of the people involved.
Writer:  Arthur Hailey (from the novel by), George Seaton (written for the screen by)
Language:  English, Italian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Zulu Dawn | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  Zulu Dawn  98 min,  PG,  [Adventure, Drama, History]  [Douglas Hickox]  [15 May 1979]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 57%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Denholm Elliott, Peter Vaughan, Simon Ward
Plot:  A dramatization of the Battle of Isandlwana, where the British Army met its match against the Zulu nation.
Writer:  Cy Endfield (original story and scenario), Cy Endfield (screenplay), Anthony Story (screenplay)
Language:  English, Zulu    Country:  Netherlands, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Cattle Annie and Little Britches | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  Cattle Annie and Little Britches  97 min,  PG,  [Drama, Western]  [Lamont Johnson]  [24 Apr 1981]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.1/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Amanda Plummer, Burt Lancaster, Diane Lane, Scott Glenn
Plot:  In 19th century Oklahoma two teen girls, fans of stories about outlaws, are on a quest to meet and join up with them. They find a shadow of a former gang and although disappointed still try to help them escape from a vigorous marshal.
Writer:  David Eyre (screenplay by), Robert Ward (screenplay by), Robert Ward (screen story by), Robert Ward (from his novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Vengeance Valley | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  Vengeance Valley  83 min,  UNRATED,  [Western]  [Richard Thorpe]  [05 May 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Joanne Dru, Robert Walker, Sally Forrest
Plot:  The sons of a Colorado cattle baron, one biological and the other adopted, resent one another and fight for control of their father's cattle empire.
Writer:  Irving Ravetch (screenplay), Luke Short (based on a novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Young Savages | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 59%  The Young Savages  103 min,  [Action, Crime, Drama]  [John Frankenheimer]  [24 May 1961]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 50%, External Reviews
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Dina Merrill, Edward Andrews, Vivian Nathan
Plot:  A district attorney investigates the racially charged case of three teenagers accused of the murder of a blind Puerto Rican boy. He begins to discover that the facts in the case aren't ...
Writer:  Edward Anhalt (screenplay), J.P. Miller (screenplay), Evan Hunter (novel)
Language:  English, Italian, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Tough Guys | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 59%  Tough Guys  104 min,  PG,  [Comedy]  [Jeff Kanew]  [03 Oct 1986]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 57%, External Reviews
Actors:  Alexis Smith, Burt Lancaster, Charles Durning, Kirk Douglas
Plot:  Two elderly gangsters are released from prison only to find they have trouble fitting in as old men who still take no guff from anyone.
Writer:  James Orr, Jim Cruickshank
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Executive Action | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 58%  Executive Action  91 min,  PG,  [Crime, Drama, History]  [David Miller]  [07 Nov 1973]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 50%, External Reviews
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Gilbert Green, Robert Ryan, Will Geer
Plot:  Rogue intelligence agents, right-wing politicians, greedy capitalists, and free-lance assassins plot and carry out the JFK assassination in this speculative agitprop.
Writer:  Dalton Trumbo (screenplay), Donald Freed (story), Mark Lane (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Island of Dr. Moreau | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 53%  The Island of Dr. Moreau  99 min,  PG,  [Adventure, Fantasy, Horror]  [Don Taylor]  [13 Jul 1977]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 47%, External Reviews
Awards:  6 nominations.
Actors:  Barbara Carrera, Burt Lancaster, Michael York, Nigel Davenport
Plot:  A shipwrecked survivor discovers a remote island owned by a crazed scientist who is carrying out sinister experiments on the island's inhabitants.
Writer:  H.G. Wells (novel), Al Ramrus (screenplay), John Herman Shaner (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Castle Keep | Movie Details for Actor Burt Lancaster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 52%  Castle Keep  105 min,  R,  [Action, Comedy, Drama]  [Sydney Pollack]  [20 Sep 1969]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 43%, External Reviews
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Patrick O'Neal, Peter Falk
Plot:  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.
Writer:  William Eastlake (based on the novel by), Daniel Taradash (screenplay), David Rayfiel (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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