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PG| 1 hr. 50 min.

Plot Summary
Up-and-coming Houston oil executive "Mac" MacIntyre (Peter Riegert) gets more than he bargained for when a seemingly simple business trip to Scotland changes his outlook on life. Sent by his colorful boss (Burt Lancaster) to the small village of Ferness, Mac is looking to quickly buy out the townspeople so his company can build a new refinery. But after a taste of country life Mac begins to question whether he is on the right side of this transaction.

Cast: Burt Lancaster , Peter Riegert , Denis Lawson , Fulton Mackay , Norman Chancer , Peter Capaldi , Rikki Fulton , Alex Norton

Director: Bill Forsyth

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: Warner Bros.

Local Hero (1983)

Release Date: February 17th, 1983|1 hr. 50 min.

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