Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »

Stats

Birth Name: Burton Stephen Lancaster

Born: 2 November 1913 Died: 20 October 1994

Country of origin: United States

Height: 6' 1"

Relationship Status: Married

Partner: Susan Martin


Lists

156 votes
Impossible celebrity couples (50 items)
list by El Raulo
Published 5 years, 2 months ago 29 comments
150 votes
Celebrity Insults (178 items)
list by Agent Bert Macklin
Published 4 years, 5 months ago 26 comments
149 votes
Greatest Movie Villains (92 items)
list by Adriano Lopes
Published 6 years, 3 months ago 18 comments
108 votes
I won an Oscar... (151 items)
list by propelas
Published 2 years, 11 months ago 13 comments
89 votes
Hollywood's Golden Age (54 items)
list by Karolina
Published 3 years, 4 months ago 11 comments

Burt Lancaster Videos

Burt Lancaster winning Best Actor

36 Views

Added 2 years ago


Movie Legends - Burt Lancaster (Reprise)

34 Views

Added 2 years ago


Movie Legends - Burt Lancaster

28 Views

Added 2 years ago




Photos

5 votes
5 votes
4 votes
4 votes
3 votes

Description: Film career Acting Though initially unenthusiastic about acting, he returned from service, auditioned for a Broadway play, and was offered a role. Although Harry Brown's A Sound of Hunting had a run of only three weeks, Lancaster's performance drew the attention of a Hollywood agent, Harold Hecht, and through him to Hal Wallis, who cast Lancaster in The Killers (1946). (Hecht and Lancaster later formed several production companies in the 1950s to give Lancaster greater creative control.) The tall, muscular actor won significant acclaim and appeared in two more films the following year. Subsequently, he played in a variet ... (more)
Tags: Actor (7), Born 1913 (4), Oscar Winner (4), American (3), Died 1994 (3), Died Aged 80 (2), Great (2), November 2 (2), Born In November (2), Westerns (1), Impressive Actor (1), Elmer Gantry (1), Male (1), From Here To Eternity (1), Burt Lancaster (1), Deceased (1), U (1), Drama (1), Movies (1), Iconic (1)
My tags: Add tags
Add to list
Not interested

Movies

Most popular
Top rated
Most recent
1. Field of Dreams (1989)
Rating:
6.6
753 Watched
Rating:
7.7
329 Watched
3. The Leopard (1963)
Rating:
7.7
262 Watched
4. 1900 (1976)
Rating:
7.6
221 Watched
Rating:
7.8
228 Watched




TV

Most popular
Top rated
Most recent
1. Sesame Street (1969)
Rating:
6.8
781 Watched
2. Cops (1989)
Rating:
5.7
220 Watched
4. Biography (1987)
Rating:
7.5
53 Watched
Rating:
7.8
50 Watched




Movies directed by

1. The Kentuckian (1955)
Rating:
6
16 Watched
Rating:
5.9
8 Watched
Rating:
7.3
4 Watched




Movies written by

Rating:
7.3
4 Watched





Add Comment
Picture
Video

  
English only, other review rules - Big post screen

Update feed

Kandi voted for 56 images [View All] 3 months, 1 week ago

Saturn V posted 56 images [View All] 3 months, 1 week ago

kathy voted for an image 3 months, 3 weeks ago

Kandi voted for 4 images 4 months, 1 week ago

Paloma1996 posted 2 images 4 months, 1 week ago

Paloma1996 posted 4 images 4 months, 1 week ago

Paloma1996 voted for 9 images [View All] 4 months, 1 week ago

xolmis added this to a list 4 months, 1 week ago
Paloma1996 voted for an image 5 months, 1 week ago

Eleanor voted for an image 9 months, 3 weeks ago

Kandi voted for an image 10 months ago

Kandi added this to a list 10 months ago
Famous Actors Who Played Cowboy in Films. (15 movies items)

"Burt Lancaster and Gary Cooper Vera Cruz (1954) Gunfight at O.K. Corral (1957) Claudia Cardinale and Burt Lancaster The Professionals (1966) Apache (1954) Burt Lancaster and Audrey Hepburn The Unforgiven (1960)"


giannicorso73 posted 2 images 10 months, 2 weeks ago

Moon River added this to a list 1 year ago
The Golden Age of Hollywood (260 person items)
Alice Liddell added this to a list 1 year ago
A Particularly Fine Vintage (81 person items)

"Burton Stephen Lancaster United States b. 2 November 1913 d. 20 October 1994 "


Cinévore posted a image 1 year, 3 months ago

Stella voted for an image 1 year, 9 months ago

Onion Jack voted for an image 1 year, 11 months ago

Nacca voted for an image 2 years ago

garfield2710 added this to a list 3 years, 2 months ago
AFI's Male Legends Nominations (252 person items)

"#19"


Karolina added this to a list 3 years, 4 months ago
Hollywood's Golden Age (54 person items)
SFG¿mystic added this to a list 3 years, 5 months ago
Good Guys Gone Bad (45 person items)

"J.J. Hunsecker - Sweet Smell of Success (1957) Gen. James Mattoon Scott - Seven Days in May (1964) "


Ivana added this to a list 3 years, 6 months ago
Actors (14 person items)
Joseph Grey added this to a list 3 years, 6 months ago
Favorite Faces: Men (51 person items)

"Burt Lancaster often played roles that tested his physicality and athleticism. Sometimes his powerful features are overlooked. He was excellent at portraying strong emotions. "


Agent Bert Macklin added this to a list 3 years, 8 months ago
Celebrity Insults (178 person items)

"about Sylvester Stallone's height "Sly Stallone is 5’7, I believe. Shorter than you’d think, not just short on talent. Anyway, he only hires actors his height or shorter, unless they’re to play some kind of freakish villain.""


almaseletiva added this to a list 3 years, 8 months ago
diabolical dr voodoo added this to a list 3 years, 11 months ago
Directed by Sam Peckinpah (160 person items)

"The Osterman Weekend"


Mortal Storm added this to a list 3 years, 11 months ago
Actors (392 person items)
gloreo added this to a list 4 years ago
JxSxPx added this to a list 4 years ago
Leading Men: The 50 Most Unforgettable Actors (50 person items)

"Behind the glistening smile and impressive physique, his magnetic tough guys possessed an unexpected sensitivity. Essential Films From Here to Eternity 1953, Columbia Sweet Smell of Success 1957, United Artists Elmer Gantry 1960, United Artists Birdman of Alcatraz 1962, United Artists Atlantic City 1980, Paramount"


Noctem added this to a list 4 years, 1 month ago
Vintage Cannes (22 person items)

"Burt Lancaster and Claudia Cardinale, 1963. "


bharath added this to a list 4 years, 2 months ago
Top watched Actors (50 person items)
SwornShadow added this to a list 4 years, 4 months ago
Bydusk added this to a list 4 years, 4 months ago
Cigarettes and Shadows (film noir) (27 person items)

" "I'm through with all that runnin' around."- Swede- The Killers. "


jaronemo added this to a list 4 years, 4 months ago
50 Greatest actors (male) (30 person items)
diabolical dr voodoo added this to a list 4 years, 5 months ago
Directed by John Sturges (462 person items)

"Gunfight at the O.K. Corral The Hallelujah Trail"


Hypado added this to a list 4 years, 5 months ago
Best Actors (30 person items)
Happy Vader added this to a list 4 years, 5 months ago
Happy Vader added this to a list 4 years, 7 months ago
jeffpsychedelic added this to a list 4 years, 8 months ago
500 movie stars of all time (500 person items)

« Prev12 Next »

Insert image

drop image here
(or click)
or enter URL:
 link image?  square?

Insert video

Format block