Most Popular Titles With Irvin Kershner

 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Job Types
  • Movies or TV
  • Genres
  • Keywords
  • IMDb Rating
  • Instant Watch Options
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year




















































































































IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »






Reset



Reset
Release year or range to »

1. Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

PG | 124 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

8.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
81 Metascore

After the rebels have been brutally overpowered by the Empire on their newly established base, Luke Skywalker takes advanced Jedi training with Master Yoda, while his friends are pursued by Darth Vader as part of his plan to capture Luke.

Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Billy Dee Williams

Votes: 886,460 | Gross: $290.16M

2. Never Say Never Again (1983)

PG | 134 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A SPECTRE agent has stolen two American nuclear warheads, and James Bond must find their targets before they are detonated.

Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: Sean Connery, Kim Basinger, Klaus Maria Brandauer, Max von Sydow

Votes: 50,241 | Gross: $55.50M

3. The Last Temptation of Christ (1988)

R | 164 min | Drama

7.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
80 Metascore

The life of Jesus Christ, his journey through life as he faces the struggles all humans do, and his final temptation on the cross.

Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Willem Dafoe, Harvey Keitel, Barbara Hershey, Paul Greco

Votes: 41,217 | Gross: $8.37M

4. Badlands (1973)

PG | 94 min | Crime, Drama

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
90 Metascore

An impressionable teenage girl from a dead-end town and her older greaser boyfriend embark on a killing spree in the South Dakota badlands.

Director: Terrence Malick | Stars: Martin Sheen, Sissy Spacek, Warren Oates, Ramon Bieri

Votes: 49,536

5. RoboCop 2 (1990)

R | 117 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi

5.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Cyborg law enforcer RoboCop returns to protect the citizens of old Detroit but faces a deadly challenge when a rogue OCP member secretly creates a new, evil RoboCop 2.

Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: Peter Weller, Belinda Bauer, John Glover, Mario Machado

Votes: 65,761 | Gross: $45.68M

6. SeaQuest 2032 (1993–1996)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Family

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

In the early 21st century, mankind has colonized the oceans. The United Earth Oceans Organization enlists Captain Nathan Bridger and the submarine seaQuest DSV to keep the peace and explore the last frontier on Earth.

Stars: Jonathan Brandis, Don Franklin, Ted Raimi, Roy Scheider

Votes: 4,956

7. Amazing Stories (1985–1987)

PG-13 | 30 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Truly amazing, fantastical, funny and odd, and sometimes scary, sad and endearing stories are portrayed. Many famous actors, actresses and directors make guest appearances.

Stars: Charles Durning, Douglas Seale, Louis Giambalvo, Sharon Spelman

Votes: 3,760

8. On Deadly Ground (1994)

R | 101 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

4.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

Mystical martial artist/environmental agent takes on a ruthless oil corporation.

Director: Steven Seagal | Stars: Steven Seagal, Michael Caine, Joan Chen, John C. McGinley

Votes: 18,627 | Gross: $38.59M

9. Eyes of Laura Mars (1978)

R | 104 min | Mystery, Thriller

6.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A famous fashion photographer develops a disturbing ability to see through the eyes of a killer.

Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: Faye Dunaway, Tommy Lee Jones, Brad Dourif, Rene Auberjonois

Votes: 6,359

10. The Rebel (1959–1961)

30 min | Western

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

After the end of the American Civil War, a former Confederate Army private roams the Wild West and, as a rogue drifter, gets involved in helping out various settlers threatened by various bad guys.

Stars: Nick Adams, Chuck Hamilton, Sid Troy, Ross Sturlin

Votes: 298

11. Naked City (1958–1963)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

8.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

The cases of the NYPD's 65th Precinct.

Stars: Harry Bellaver, Horace McMahon, Paul Burke, Nancy Malone

Votes: 732

12. Angus (1995)

PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A miserable fat teenager secretly has a crush on the class beauty, ends up becoming the surprising participant to dance with her at a high school dance, meaning he's got to get his act together with the help of his best friend.

Director: Patrick Read Johnson | Stars: Charlie Talbert, George C. Scott, Kathy Bates, Perry Anzilotti

Votes: 5,644 | Gross: $4.82M

13. Ben Casey (1961–1966)

60 min | Drama

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Gritty realistic hospital drama featuring manly Dr. Casey against the medical establishment, at first under the watchful eye of Dr. Zorba and later under the thumb of Chief of Surgery Dr. Freeland.

Stars: Vince Edwards, Sam Jaffe, Jeanne Bates, Harry Landers

Votes: 344

14. Raid on Entebbe (1976 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 145 min | Action, Drama, History

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

True story of a daring Israeli commando assault on the Entebbe Airport in Uganda to free hostages of a terrorist hijacking.

Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: Peter Finch, Charles Bronson, Yaphet Kotto, Martin Balsam

Votes: 2,254

15. Up the Sandbox (1972)

R | 97 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A bored housewife takes refuge in a fantasy world.

Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: Barbra Streisand, David Selby, Ariane Heller, Terry Smith

Votes: 971

16. The Flim-Flam Man (1967)

Not Rated | 104 min | Comedy

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Mordecai Jones is a rural con artist (a 'flim-flam man') who takes on a young army deserter; Curley as his protege, and teaches him the tricks of the trade. Sheriff Slade is in hot pursuit ... See full summary »

Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: George C. Scott, Sue Lyon, Harry Morgan, Jack Albertson

Votes: 1,652

17. The Return of a Man Called Horse (1976)

PG | 129 min | Western, Drama

6.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

The English gentleman known as Horse, returns to the American west to save his adopted Indian tribe from extinction.

Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: Richard Harris, Gale Sondergaard, Geoffrey Lewis, William Lucking

Votes: 1,327

18. S*P*Y*S (1974)

PG | 87 min | Action, Comedy

4.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

In 1974, flanked by such filmic monuments to paranoia and corruption as Chinatown and The Parallax View, Elliott Gould and Donald Sutherland tried to re-create the screwball nonchalance of ... See full summary »

Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: Donald Sutherland, Elliott Gould, Zouzou, Joss Ackland

Votes: 702

19. A Fine Madness (1966)

104 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Samson Shillitoe, mad genius of a poet irresistible to women but plagued by writer's block, agrees to see a psychiatrist... and his beautiful wife.

Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: Sean Connery, Joanne Woodward, Jean Seberg, Patrick O'Neal

Votes: 872

20. Loving (1970)

R | 89 min | Comedy, Drama

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Brooks Wilson is in crisis. He is torn between his wife Selma and two daughters and his mistress Grace, and also between his career as a successful illustrator and his feeling that he might... See full summary »

Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: George Segal, Eva Marie Saint, Sterling Hayden, Keenan Wynn

Votes: 393

21. Kraft Suspense Theatre (1963–1965)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Kraft Suspense Theater was an anthology series which featured a new cast and stories each week.

Stars: David Lewis, Francis De Sales, Harry Townes, Jack Kelly

Votes: 149

22. Empire of Dreams: The Story of the 'Star Wars' Trilogy (2004 Video)

151 min | Documentary, History, Sci-Fi

8.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

An in-depth making of documentary about the original Star Wars trilogy, covering the productions of the three films and their impact on popular culture.

Directors: Edith Becker, Kevin Burns | Stars: Robert Clotworthy, Walter Cronkite, George Lucas, Steven Spielberg

Votes: 2,738

23. The Lost Tribe (2009)

R | 100 min | Adventure, Horror, Thriller

3.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

After a devastating boat crash, a group of friends are stranded on an uncharted island where they encounter an ancient tribe of humanoid creatures.

Director: Roel Reiné | Stars: Emily Baldoni, Nick Mennell, Marc Bacher, Brianna Brown

Votes: 1,303

24. Two Arabian Knights (1927)

TV-G | 92 min | Comedy, Romance, Adventure

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Two American soldiers are captured by the Germans on the Western Front during World War One and escape a POW camp only to stumble into further life-threatening adventures when they come across an Arabian king's daughter while on the lam.

Director: Lewis Milestone | Stars: William Boyd, Mary Astor, Louis Wolheim, Ian Keith

Votes: 550

25. Manhood (2003)

R | 82 min | Drama

5.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A black comedy about a reformed womanizer who struggles to keep his family together.

Director: Bobby Roth | Stars: Nestor Carbonell, John Ritter, Janeane Garofalo, Bonnie Bedelia

Votes: 233

26. Cain's Hundred (1961–1962)

60 min | Crime, Drama

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

A former underworld lawyer goes to work for the Federal Government, determined to bring 100 top criminals to justice.

Stars: Peter Mark Richman, Gavin MacLeod, Ted de Corsia, Martin Gabel

Votes: 46

27. Wildfire (1988)

PG | 94 min | Drama

5.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Since they met the first time in boarding school as little kids, it was obvious that the orphans Kay and Dave would become a couple. But at sixteen, Dave foolishly attempted to rob a bank ... See full summary »

Director: Zalman King | Stars: Steven Bauer, Linda Fiorentino, Will Patton, Marshall Bell

Votes: 107

28. Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel (2011)

R | 95 min | Documentary

7.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A documentary on DIY producer/director Roger Corman and his alternative approach to making movies in Hollywood.

Director: Alex Stapleton | Stars: Roger Corman, Martin Scorsese, Quentin Tarantino, Paul W.S. Anderson

Votes: 1,812 | Gross: $0.01M

29. Berkeley (2005)

R | 88 min | Drama

5.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Berkeley is the story of Ben Sweet, an eighteen year old boy who comes to UC Berkeley in 1968 to study accounting and avoid the draft. There begins an odyssey through sex, drugs, rock and ... See full summary »

Director: Bobby Roth | Stars: Nick Roth, Laura Jordan, Henry Winkler, Sarah Carter

Votes: 171

30. American Perfekt (1997)

R | 100 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Criminal psychiatrist, Jake Nyman is taking a much needed vacation from responsibility. An experimental road trip during which ever decision will be made on a flip of a coin. Meanwhile, ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Chart | Stars: Amanda Plummer, Robert Forster, David Thewlis, Fairuza Balk

Votes: 1,194

31. The Nature of Existence (2010)

94 min | Documentary

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
41 Metascore

Filmmaker Roger Nygard roams the globe to the source of each of the world's philosophies, religions, and belief systems. He interviews spiritual leaders, scholars, scientists, artists, ... See full summary »

Director: Roger Nygard | Stars: Nancy Ellen Abrams, Rob Adonis, Aha, Javed Akhtar

Votes: 456 | Gross: $0.05M

32. Philip Marlowe (1959–1960)

30 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Philip Carey, William Schallert, Ed Kemmer, Virginia Gregg

Votes: 32

33. SPFX: The Empire Strikes Back (1980 TV Movie)

60 min | Documentary

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A behind-the-scenes look at the creation of the special effects in the second Star Wars installment.

Director: Robert Guenette | Stars: Mark Hamill, Bob Anderson, Jon Berg, Ben Burtt

Votes: 196

34. The Hoodlum Priest (1961)

101 min | Drama

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Based on the life of Fr. Charles Clark, a minister to street gangs.

Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: Don Murray, Larry Gates, Cindi Wood, Keir Dullea

Votes: 286

35. Traveling Man (1989 TV Movie)

105 min | Comedy

5.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A poignant comedy about a middle-aged salesman trying to get his life and career back on track while being pushed and antagonized by an aggressive rookie he has been teamed up with.

Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: John Lithgow, Jonathan Silverman, Margaret Colin, John Glover

Votes: 85

36. The Luck of Ginger Coffey (1964)

100 min | Drama

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

An out-of-work Irish immigrant in Montreal remains hopeful that his luck is about to change but his disillusioned family grow tired of his pigheadedness and instability.

Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: Robert Shaw, Mary Ure, Liam Redmond, Tom Harvey

Votes: 157

37. Stakeout on Dope Street (1958)

83 min | Crime, Drama

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Three teenagers find a briefcase with a beat-up old can in it. They throw away the can and pawn the suitcase. When they read in the papers that the can was full of uncut heroin and belonged... See full summary »

Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: Yale Wexler, Jonathan Haze, Steven Marlo, Abby Dalton

Votes: 254

38. From 'Star Wars' to 'Jedi': The Making of a Saga (1983 TV Movie)

Unrated | 65 min | Documentary

7.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Ever wonder how they ever made Star Wars, Empire Strikes Back, and Return of the Jedi? Well this documentary explains it all as we're taken on a behind-the-scenes tour of the making of the ... See full summary »

Stars: Mark Hamill, George Lucas, Anthony Daniels, Harrison Ford

Votes: 486

39. The Young Captives (1959)

Approved | 61 min | Crime, Drama

5.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Gripping melodrama about newlyweds involved with a psychopathic killer who holds them captive.

Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: Steven Marlo, Luana Patten, Tom Selden, Joan Granville

Votes: 37

40. Face in the Rain (1963)

81 min | Drama, War

5.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: Marina Berti, Rory Calhoun, Massimo Giuliani, Niall MacGinnis

Votes: 23

41. Showbiz Today (1984–2002)

News

4.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Deborah Zara Kobylt, Kate Linder, Mel Brooks, Micky Dolenz

Votes: 42

42. Bashevis, a Love Story (2017)

Documentary

The interviews with I.B. Singer's own marvelous and memorable characters, such as Yasha Mazur, Dybbuk, Pinchas Menachem and others, interwoven with real witnesses and commentators. And there is never before seen archival footage.

Director: Daniel J. Strehlau | Stars: Richard Burgin, Monika Chrzastowska, Andrzej Chyra, Janet Hadda

43. Star Wars: Music by John Williams (1980 TV Movie)

59 min | Documentary

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Ben Burtt, Antony Horder, Irvin Kershner, Gary Kurtz

Votes: 35

44. Fog City Mavericks (2007)

TV-14 | 119 min | Documentary

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Fog City Mavericks explores and applauds the extraordinary cinematic achievements of San Francisco Bay Area filmmakers, with notable attention to the way in which their lives and work ... See full summary »

Director: Gary Leva | Stars: Carroll Ballard, Brad Bird, Ronald Colby, Chris Columbus

Votes: 174

45. Tell Them Who You Are (2004)

R | 95 min | Documentary, Biography

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
72 Metascore

The son of acclaimed cinematographer Haskell Wexler confronts his complex father by turning the camera on him. What results is a portrait of a difficult genius and a son's path out of the shadow of a famous father.

Director: Mark Wexler | Stars: Haskell Wexler, Mark Wexler, Billy Crystal, Norman Jewison

Votes: 461 | Gross: $0.04M

46. Star Wars at 30 (2007 TV Movie)

8.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Tv special. G4 Broadcasts live May 25-27th 2007, at the Los Angeles convention center at Star Wars Celebration IV, the 30th anniversary of star Wars. Where tens of thousands of fans had ... See full summary »

Director: Genji Keen | Stars: Amy Allen, Michonne Bourriague, Jeremy Bulloch, Blair Butler

Votes: 25

47. Confidential File (1953–1959)

30 min | Talk-Show

9.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Paul Coates, June Foray, Del Moore, Cesar Romero

Votes: 5

48. When Star Wars Ruled the World (2004 TV Movie)

60 min | Documentary

8.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Kenny Baker, Jeremy Bulloch, Ben Burtt, Anthony Daniels

Votes: 105

49. Cinema (1964–1975)

30 min | Documentary

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Weekly film magazine, featuring film reviews, interviews with celebrities and historical lookbacks.

Stars: Michael Parkinson, Michael Scott, Brian Trueman, Clive James

Votes: 58

50. Instant Dads (2005)

70 min | Drama

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

An independent film about a guy, Steven (who happens to be gay), who's ex-girlfriend from high school, Nancy, shows up with a surprise, their 10 year old son Luke! Nancy never told Steven ... See full summary »

Director: Derek Maki | Stars: Louis Aguilar, L.K. Avelar, LeeAnn DiRoma, Steve Hasley

Votes: 52