The Great Santini

  • 1979
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Drama, War

Robert Duvall received an Academy Award nomination for his forceful performance as a warrior without a war in this touching, well-crafted drama based on the novel by Pat Conroy. As Marine pilot Bull Meechum, he rules his family with military discipline, setting impossibly high standards for his four children (Julie Anne Haddock, Brian Andrews, Lisa Jane...read more

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The Great Santini - Official Trailer
02:40 — Highly acclaimed look at the effect a repressed and repressive Marine Corps officer has on his family in the 1960's. One of Duvall's best performances (more…)
The Great Santini - Trailer
00:54 — Highly acclaimed look at the effect a repressed and repressive Marine Corps officer has on his family in the 1960's. One of Duvall's best performances (more…)
Great Santini, The - (Original Trailer)
A marine (Robert Duvall) has problems adjusting to domestic life during peacetime in The Great Santini (1979).

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  • Released: 1979
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: Robert Duvall received an Academy Award nomination for his forceful performance as a warrior without a war in this touching, well-crafted drama based on the novel by Pat Conroy. As Marine pilot Bull Meechum, he rules his family with military discipline, s… (more)

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