Local Hero (1983)

PG  |   |  Comedy, Drama

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An American oil company sends a man to Scotland to buy up an entire village where they want to build a refinery. But things don't go as expected.



  • Peter Capaldi in Local Hero (1983)
  • Burt Lancaster in Local Hero (1983)
  • Peter Capaldi in Local Hero (1983)
  • Burt Lancaster and Peter Riegert in Local Hero (1983)
  • Burt Lancaster and Fulton Mackay in Local Hero (1983)
  • Peter Riegert and Christopher Rozycki in Local Hero (1983)

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Release Date:

18 February 1983


English, Russian, Japanese

Country of Origin


Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$23,567 (USA) (21 February 1983)


$5,895,761 (USA)

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