MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 7,523 this week

Meetings with Remarkable Men (1979)

7.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.3/10 from 533 users  
Reviews: 12 user | 1 critic

G.I. Gurdjieff is a spiritual teacher and mystic who, after a lifetime study, developed a form of meditation incorporating modern dance.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 26 titles
created 06 Dec 2010
 
a list of 158 titles
created 13 Jul 2012
 
a list of 25 titles
created 16 Jul 2012
 
a list of 24 titles
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 7 titles
created 1 day ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Meetings with Remarkable Men (1979)

Meetings with Remarkable Men (1979) on IMDb 7.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Meetings with Remarkable Men.
1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Adventure | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Shipwrecked on an island, the castaway boys eventually revert to savagery despite the few rational kids' attempts to prevent that.

Director: Peter Brook
Stars: James Aubrey, Tom Chapin, Hugh Edwards
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A wealthy and bored woman (Moreau) is witness of a murder in affection and meets another witness (Belmondo). She asks him about the history of the victim and falls in love with him.

Director: Peter Brook
Stars: Jeanne Moreau, Jean-Paul Belmondo, Pascale de Boysson
Crime | History | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

When the composer of an opera about a swashbuckling, wenching highwayman meets his hero's real life counterpart he's disappointed with his lack of dash.

Director: Peter Brook
Stars: Laurence Olivier, Hugh Griffith, George Rose
Certificate: GP Sci-Fi | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A man who has been in a coma since infancy is awakened.

Director: Alan Cooke
Stars: Terence Stamp, Robert Vaughn, Nigel Davenport
Tuning In (2008)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

A feature-length documentary exploring, for the very first time and in a very down-to-earth fashion, the phenomenon of channeling. Popularized by the late Edgar Cayce, this ancient and ... See full summary »

Director: David Thomas
Stars: Darryl Anka, John Cali, Lee Carroll
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Director: Barrie McLean
Stars: Leonard Cohen, Pema Ozokten, Tsering Sonam
The Mahabharata (TV Mini-Series 1989)
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Jealousy and hatred is what separates the Pandava and Kaurava. The Kaurava fear the Pandava are after the throne of their father. Yudhishthira of the Pandava gets told by the deity Krishna that he will become king. A war is inevitable.

Stars: Erika Alexander, Maurice Bénichou, Amba Bihler
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Through archival excerpts from his finest filmed lectures interwoven with exquisite images and evocative music from around the world, renowned mythologist Joseph Campbell takes us on a ... See full summary »

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Director: Nelo Risi
Stars: Terence Stamp, Jean-Claude Brialy, Florinda Bolkan
Drama | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Director: Peter Brook
Stars: Hélène Delavault, Zehava Gal, Eva Saurova
Hu-Man (1975)
Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

An actor is placed in dangerous situations and his fear will be broadcast to the television audience. The audience's emotions will determine whether he is sent into the future or the past.

Director: Jérôme Laperrousaz
Stars: Terence Stamp, Jeanne Moreau, Agnès Stevenin
The Tragedy of Hamlet (TV Movie 2002)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Director: Peter Brook
Stars: Adrian Lester, Jeffery Kissoon, Natasha Parry
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Dragan Maksimovic ...
G.I. Gurdjieff
...
Prince Lubovedsky
Mikica Dimitrijevic ...
Young Gurdjieff
Athol Fugard ...
Professor Skridlov
...
Gurdjieff's Father
Fahro Konjhodzic ...
Soloviev
David Markham ...
Dean Borsh
Natasha Parry ...
Vitvitskaia
Bruce Myers ...
Yelov
Colin Blakely ...
Tamil (as Colin Blakeley)
Grégoire Aslan ...
Armenian Priest / Le prêtre arménien
Tom Fleming ...
Father Giovanni
Andrew Keir ...
Head of Sarmoung Monastery
Sami Tahasuni ...
Bogga Eddin
Fabijan Sovagovic ...
Dervish
Edit

Storyline

The story of G.I. Gurdjieff and his travels to achieve enlightenment and inner growth. Beginning with his childhood, the movie follows his journeys through Central Asia as he discovers new levels of spirituality through music, dance and near-encounters with death. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Biography | Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

14 November 1979 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Gurdjeff: Begegnungen mit bemerkenswerten Menschen  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Last theatrical film of Grégoire Aslan. See more »

Quotes

Yelov: What are you looking for?
G.I. Gurdjieff: I want to know why I am here.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A Taste of The Experience That Forged A Remarkable Man!
20 July 2010 | by (Cairo, Egypt) – See all my reviews

Meetings with Remarkable Men is the adaptation of part of the autobiography of George Gurdjieff, a mystic who lived between the 2nd half of the 19th century and the 1st half of the 20th century.

The movie is more like a docudrama, about his travels from central asia to Egypt, and back to central Asia once again in a pursuit for knowledge about the purpose of life and existence, and the movie focuses on the time span between his teenage years back in Georgia to his early adulthood and the discovery of the secret place of the Sarmoung Brotherhood.

The movie was well produced, and its purpose was not to tell a story as much as to enlighten those who are willing to receive the knowledge, which is why I gave it a full score.


4 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Meetings with Remarkable Men (1979) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?