Search - The Great Santini on DVD


The Great Santini
The Great Santini
Actors: Robert Duvall, Blythe Danner, Michael O'Keefe, Lisa Jane Persky, Julie Anne Haddock
Director: Lewis John Carlino
Genres: Drama
PG     1999     1hr 55min

Robert Duvall gives one of his most memorable performances in the title role of this 1979 drama about a hardcore Marine lieutenant named Bull Meechum (Duvall), a fighter ace who calls himself "The Great Santini" and compen...  more »

     

Larger Image

Movie Details

Actors: Robert Duvall, Blythe Danner, Michael O'Keefe, Lisa Jane Persky, Julie Anne Haddock
Director: Lewis John Carlino
Creators: Ralph Woolsey, Houseley Stevenson Jr., Charles A. Pratt, Herman Raucher, Pat Conroy
Genres: Drama
Sub-Genres: Family Life
Studio: Warner Home Video
Format: DVD - Color,Full Screen - Closed-captioned
DVD Release Date: 11/23/1999
Original Release Date: 10/26/1979
Theatrical Release Date: 10/26/1979
Release Year: 1999
Run Time: 1hr 55min
Screens: Color,Full Screen
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 10
MPAA Rating: PG (Parental Guidance Suggested)
Languages: English
Subtitles: English, French
See Also:

Similar Movies

The Apostle
   PG-13   2002   2hr 14min
Tender Mercies
Director: Bruce Beresford
   PG   1999   1hr 40min
Convicts
Director: Peter Masterson
5
   NR   2005   1hr 33min
Tomorrow
Director: Joseph Anthony
5
   PG   2004   1hr 43min

Similarly Requested DVDs

Midnight in Garden of Good Evil
   R   1998   2hr 35min
   
No Country for Old Men
Directors: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen
   R   2008   2hr 2min
   
Sunshine Cleaning
   R   2009   1hr 31min
   
Secondhand Lions
New Line Platinum Series
Director: Tim McCanlies
   PG   2004   1hr 49min
   
Rain Man
Special Edition
   R   2004   2hr 14min
   
A Bridge Too Far
Director: Richard Attenborough
   PG   1998   2hr 55min
   
When Harry Met Sally
Director: Rob Reiner
   R   2001   1hr 36min
   
The Visitor
Director: Tom McCarthy
   PG-13   2008   1hr 44min
   
The Bucket List
Director: Rob Reiner
   PG-13   2008   1hr 37min
   
A Prairie Home Companion
Director: Robert Altman
   PG-13   2006   1hr 45min
   
 

Member Movie Reviews

Anne A. (AnneA) from CASA GRANDE, AZ
Reviewed on 11/8/2009...
This is a powerful drama that holds up well even though it was made in 1979. A coming-of -age story based on the book of the same name by Pat Conroy (The water is wide, The Lords of discipline, Beach music). The father in the movie is based on Conroy's own strict military father. Robert Duvall is wonderful -- he was nominated for Best Actor for his role in the film as was Michael O'Keefe for best supporting actor. A must see movie -- if you somehow missed this one -- or were too young when it came out, it is certainly worth watching.
1 of 1 member(s) found this review helpful.
Dan G. from TAKOMA PARK, MD
Reviewed on 1/17/2009...
excellent!
1 of 1 member(s) found this review helpful.