Local Hero (1983) 1983
Amazon Instant Video
|Genres||Drama, Romance, Comedy|
|Starring||Burt Lancaster, Peter Riegert|
|Supporting actors||Fulton Mackay, Denis Lawson, Norman Chancer, Peter Capaldi, Rikki Fulton, Alex Norton, Jenny Seagrove, Jennifer Black, Christopher Rozycki, Gyearbuor Asante, John M. Jackson, Dan Ammerman, Tam Dean Burn, Luke Coulter, Karen Douglas, Kenny Ireland, Harlan Jordan, Charles Kearney|
|MPAA rating||PG (Parental Guidance Suggested)|
|Captions and subtitles||English Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
Very few films achieve the quaintness and subtle delight that this film presents.
So, I think we can all hope that something like what happens to Mac will happen to us, or--be grateful that it already has.
This is an excellent movie, nice simple plot with great music and scenery, which works perfectly.
I've loved this movie since it debuted in the early 80's. It accurately depicts the Scots tongue-in-cheek attitude towards Americans, with a wink and a nod, and Mark Knopfler's... Read morePublished 21 days ago by Archaeolass
this one cut through the crap of the 80's with a simple and sensitive message that keeps pulling me back to it. Read morePublished 1 month ago by will crow
One of our favorite films. We've seen it several times..
This is a movie that you can watch with children, without embarrassment.
Seems as though every few decades a movie comes along that describes heaven on earth-Shangri-La in the 30s, Brigadoon in the 50s, and Local Hero in the 70s. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Dismal Reviewer
This is one of the finest movies ever produced, beautifully filmed and loaded with terrific characters, warm humor, romance and surprising turns that thoroughly entertain and leave... Read morePublished 3 months ago by R. Wadsack
This is not a new movie, but it can be if you have never seen it before. An obvious statement yes, but there is much to be discovered here. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Dr.L.
The version I received was from Thaiwan and to get to English language was work. There are missing parts to the movie that are disconcerting. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Helen A. Roman
One wonders while watching this how much environmental awareness has increased since 1983. The Scottish villagers are delightful characters; the scenery is superb; and Burt... Read morePublished 4 months ago by M. Adler
Very dated and worn film quality. Overacted and disconnected thymes. Too bad. Would like my money back on this one. Or at least a credit, is that possible, Amazon?Published 5 months ago by mary ellen