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Local Hero(1983)

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Brief Synopsis

An American executive gets involved with the inhabitants of a Scottish village he''''s scouting for a new refinery.

Cast & Crew

Bill Forsyth Director
Peter Riegert Mac Macintyre
Burt Lancaster Felix Happer
Denis Lawson Gordon Urquhart
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MPAA Ratings:  PG Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1983 Production Date: 
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Sound:  Production Co:  Enigma Productions Ltd .....Production Company, Goldcrest Films International .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Goldcrest .....Production Company, Warner Bros. Pictures Distribution .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, 20th Century Fox .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, Nippon Herald Films, Inc .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, Mk2 International .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group .....Domestic Video Distributor
Duration(mins):  Country:  United Kingdom (GB)
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  • Local Hero on Criterion Collection DVD

    Jeffrey Kenison 2016-05-21

    I think this movie should be on Criterion Collection DVD. I like Burt Lancaster. MORE>

  • local hero

    kevin sellers 2015-08-02

    Except for Burt Lancaster, whom director Bill Forsythe obviously could not control, this is a good film. It's a nice little tale about what is... MORE>

  • Truly a classic

    varla 2009-10-17

    This brilliant movie, which came out in 1983, is one of my all time favorites. If you like Sturges or Lubitsch I highly recommend seeing this. MORE>