- Revolution (1985 film)
name = Revolution
caption = Original Movie Poster
Al Pacino Donald Sutherland Nastassja Kinski
Warner Bros. Pictures
released = December 25, 1985
runtime = 126 min.
country = UK
language = English
imdb_id = 0089913
"Revolution" is a 1985 film, directed by
Hugh Hudson, written by Robert Dillonand starring Al Pacino, Donald Sutherland, Nastassja Kinski, Joan Plowright, Dave King, Annie Lennox, Steven Berkoff, Graham Greene, and Robbie Coltrane.
The film stars Al Pacino as a
New Yorkfur trapper during the American Revolutionary War.
The film was produced by the British company Goldcrest, and was filmed largely in the old dock area of the English port town of King's Lynn.
'Revolution' was one of three major box office failures (together with "The Mission" and "
Absolute Beginners") credited with a decline in the company's fortunes.The movie, although costing $ 28 million to make, proved a box-office disaster, and only grossed $ 346,761 domestically It currently holds a rating of 8 % of critical approval at rottentomatoes. It was also nominated for 4 Razzie Awards. Al Pacino's film career subsequently went into a 4 year hiatus until 1989's Sea of Love (film).
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