Luther (1968)

An epic drama of the 16th Century Catholic monk Martin Luther who started the Reformation.

Director:

Stuart Burge

Writers:

Robert Furnival (television adaptation), John Osborne (play)
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. See more awards »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

More Like This 

Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

In New York, armed men hijack a subway car and demand a ransom for the passengers. Even if it's paid, how could they get away?

Director: Joseph Sargent
Stars: Walter Matthau, Robert Shaw, Martin Balsam
Swashbuckler (1976)
Action | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A pirate and a hot-tempered noblewoman join forces to protect Jamaica from a tyrant.

Director: James Goldstone
Stars: Robert Shaw, James Earl Jones, Peter Boyle
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Soviet KGB General Marenkov defects to the Americans and together with his CIA handler Harry Wargrave they plan an operation meant to reveal the KGB agents in Europe.

Directors: Mark Robson, Monte Hellman
Stars: Lee Marvin, Robert Shaw, Linda Evans
Action | Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

During World War II, several oddly assorted military experts are teamed in a mission to raid and destroy a bridge vital to enemy strategy.

Director: Guy Hamilton
Stars: Harrison Ford, Robert Shaw, Edward Fox
Crime | Drama | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A disturbed young girl starts believing that there is something very sinister at work after her estranged father visits her at her mother and grandmother's house with the woman he plans to marry.

Director: William A. Fraker
Stars: Robert Shaw, Sally Kellerman, Mary Ure
Diamonds (1975)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Richard Roundtree (SHAFT), Robert Shaw (JAWS) and $100 Million of the Hottest Rocks in the World!

Director: Menahem Golan
Stars: Robert Shaw, Richard Roundtree, Barbara Hershey
Biography | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

George Armstrong Custer's love of the heroic traditions of the Calvary and his distaste with the coming of industrialization leads him to his destiny at the Little Big Horn.

Director: Robert Siodmak
Stars: Robert Shaw, Mary Ure, Ty Hardin
Drama | History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A dramatization of Nazi Germany's final Western Front counterattack of World War II.

Director: Ken Annakin
Stars: Henry Fonda, Robert Shaw, Robert Ryan
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

The down-at-heel lodger in a seaside boarding house is menaced by two mysterious strangers, who eventually take him away.

Director: William Friedkin
Stars: Robert Shaw, Patrick Magee, Sydney Tafler
Adventure | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Robin Hood, aging none too gracefully, returns exhausted from the Crusades to woo and win Maid Marian one last time.

Director: Richard Lester
Stars: Sean Connery, Audrey Hepburn, Robert Shaw
Carol for Another Christmas (TV Movie 1964)
Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Daniel Grudge, a wealthy industrialist and fierce isolationist long embittered by the loss of his son in World War II, is visited by three ghosts on Christmas Eve who lead him to reconsider his attitude toward his fellow man.

Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz
Stars: Percy Rodrigues, Sterling Hayden, Ben Gazzara
The Sting (1973)
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Two grifters team up to pull off the ultimate con.

Director: George Roy Hill
Stars: Paul Newman, Robert Redford, Robert Shaw
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
Robert Shaw ... Martin Luther
Robert Morley ... Pope Leo X
Max Adrian ... Cajetan
Ronald Fraser ... Tetzel
Kenneth J. Warren Kenneth J. Warren ... Hans
Bernard Kay ... Weinand
Frank Middlemass ... Staupitz
William Marlowe ... The Knight
Reginald Barratt Reginald Barratt ... Lucas
Yootha Joyce ... Katharina Luther
John Byron John Byron ... Eck
Alexander Davion ... Miltitz (as Alex Davion)
Andre Van Gyseghem Andre Van Gyseghem ... The Prior
Edit

Storyline

An epic drama of the 16th Century Catholic monk Martin Luther who started the Reformation.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 January 1968 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Presented in the time of the celebration of the 450th anniversary of the beginning of the Reformation in the year 1967. See more »

Connections

Version of Luther (1974) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed