Burt Lancaster died at his apartment in Century City, Los Angeles, after suffering a third heart attack at 4:50 am on October 20, 1994, at the age of 80. His body was cremated, and his ashes were scattered under a large oak tree in Westwood Memorial Park which is located in Westwood Village , California.
Burt Lancaster, all'anagrafe Burton Stephen Lancaster (New York, 2 novembre 1913 – Los Angeles, 20 ottobre 1994), è stato un attore, regista, produttore cinematografico e circense statunitense. L' American Film Institute ha inserito Lancaster al diciannovesimo posto tra le più grandi star della storia del cinema  .
Burt Lancaster, one of five children, was born in Manhattan, to Elizabeth (Roberts) and James Henry Lancaster, a postal worker. All of his grandparents were immigrants from Northern Ireland. He was a tough street kid who took an early interest in gymnastics. He joined the circus as an acrobat and worked there until he was injured.
El hombre de Alcatraz es una película dirigida por John Frankenheimer con Burt Lancaster, Karl Malden, Neville Brand, Thelma Ritter .... Año: 1962. Título original: Birdman of Alcatraz. Sinopsis: Robert Stroud es un preso conflictivo que ha sido condenado a cumplir una pena de doce años en una celda incomunicada.
Handsome, athletic, confident, and wildly talented, Burt Lancaster acted in some of the finest films and created many indelible characters over his 45 year film career. Lancaster transitioned from leading man to mature character actor, to senior roles flawlessly and always with excellence and style. Here are 40 of his very best films.
25/09/2015 · Valdez Is Coming (1971) PG-13 | 90 min | Action, Western | 9 April 1971 (USA) A Mexican-American sheriff must resort to violence against a powerful rancher in order to get just compensation for the pregnant Indian widow of a wrongly killed black man. Director: Edwin Sherin Writers: Roland Kibbee (screenplay), David Rayfiel (screenplay) Stars: Burt Lancaster, Susan Clark, Frank Silvera
„Vera Cruz ist einer der berühmtesten Filme von Robert Aldrich. Die glänzende Partnerschaft zweier so unterschiedlicher Stars wie Burt Lancaster und Gary Cooper sorgte für eine Popularität, die aus dem Thema von US-amerikanischen Glücksrittern in Mexikos Revolutionskriegen ein ganzes Western-Genre entstehen ließ.“ –