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John Irvin

Director, Actor

Filmography (All Films)

Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, SpyTinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy (1980) Recommended
Dir. John Irvin
Feat. Alec Guinness, Ian Richardson, Michael Jayston
Alec Guinness returns as John Le Carre's retired agent George Smiley, this time lured back to trace an infiltrator at his old stomping ground.
Dogs of War, TheDogs of War, The (1980)
Dir. John Irvin
Feat. Christopher Walken, Colin Blakely, Tom Berenger
Frederick Forsyth's best–seller gets reasonably good treatment here, Christopher Walken playing a hard bastard mercenary hired by Big Business…
Ghost StoryGhost Story (1981)
Dir. John Irvin
Feat. Fred Astaire, Douglas Jr. Fairbanks, Melvyn Douglas
Eerie chiller based on the Peter Straub potboiler has four elderly gentlemen who are bound by a dark secret gather each week to tell each other…
Turtle Diary (1985)
Dir. John Irvin
Feat. Ben Kingsley, Glenda Jackson
Ben Kingsley and Glenda Jackson seek to liberate giant turtles from London Zoo. Screenplay by Harold Pinter.
Raw DealRaw Deal (1986)
Dir. John Irvin
Feat. Arnold Schwarzenegger
Formula action with Arnie as trouble–shooting former FBI agent.
Hamburger HillHamburger Hill (1987)
Dir. John Irvin
Feat. Anthony Barrile, Don Cheadle, Courtney B. Vance
Matter–of–fact depiction of a particularly costly battle of the Vietnam War, in which US troops repeatedly tried to capture 'Hill 937' in…
Next of KinNext of Kin (1989)
Dir. John Irvin
Feat. Patrick Swayze, Adam Baldwin, Helen Hunt
Patrick Swayze is at his two–fisted best as a tough Chicago cop who teams with his hillbilly kinfolk when a young brother is brutally murdered…
Robin HoodRobin Hood (1991)
Dir. John Irvin
Feat. Patrick Bergin, Uma Thurman, Jeroen Krabbe
Bergin inhabits the role of the noble swashbuckler in this modest adaptation of the Anglo legend. 
Widow's Peak (1993)
Dir. John Irvin
Feat. Joan Plowright, Natasha Richardson, Mia Farrow
In 1920s Ireland, Joan Plowright presides over a widow's community and engages in emotional game–playing with Natasha Richardson and Mia…
Month by the Lake, AMonth by the Lake, A (1996) Recommended
Dir. John Irvin
Feat. Vanessa Redgrave, Edward Fox, Uma Thurman
The second H.E. Bates adaptation of 1996 (after FEAST OF JULY) is a lush autumnal romance set on the shores of Italy's Lake Como. Vanessa Redgrave…

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