Burt Lancaster

Born: 2 November 1913, New York City
Died: 20 October 1994, Los Angeles Calif

Highlighted works

  • Sweet Smell of Success

    Sweet Smell of Success

    Burt Lancaster and Tony Curtis play tabloid baron J.J. Hunsecker and grasping press agent Sidney Falco in this jet-black satire on the venality of the newspaper business.

  • Local Hero

    Local Hero

    In Bill Forsyth’s wry culture-clash comedy a Texas oil executive falls for the charms of the Scottish village he’s supposed to be buying up.


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