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Robert Bernard Altman (February 20, 1925 – November 20, 2006) was an American film director and screenwriter known for making films that are highly naturalistic, but with a stylized perspective. In 2006, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences recognized his body of work with an Academy Honorary Award. His films MASH, Nashville and McCabe and Mrs. Miller have been selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry.

Most Popular Robert Altman Trailers

Total trailers found: 68

Short Cuts Trailer (1993)

05 September 1993

Multi-storied, fish-eyed look at American culture with some 22 characters intersecting--profoundly or fleetingly--through each other's lives.

M*A*S*H Trailer (1970)

24 January 1970

One of the world's most acclaimed comedies, MASH focuses on three Korean War Army surgeons brilliantly brought to life by Donald Sutherland, Tom Skerritt and Elliott Gould.

Gosford Park Trailer (2001)

07 November 2001

Multiple storylined drama set in 1932, showing the lives of upstairs guest and downstairs servants at a party in a country house in England.

Aria Trailer (1987)

27 May 1987

Ten short pieces directed by ten different directors, including Ken Russell, Jean-Luc Godard, Robert Altman, Bruce Beresford, and Nicolas Roeg.

Dr. T and the Women Trailer (2000)

13 September 2000

Dr. Sullivan Travis is a man at the top of his game, a rich and successful Dallas gynecologist whose "religion" is women.

A Prairie Home Companion Trailer (2006)

09 June 2006

A look at what goes on backstage during the last broadcast of America's most celebrated radio show, t

The Gingerbread Man Trailer (1998)

23 January 1998

Savannah lawyer Rick Magruder is at a party celebrating his courtroom victory defending a cop killer when a member of the catering staff, Mallory Doss, discovers her car has been stolen.

The Long Goodbye Trailer (1973)

07 March 1973

Detective Philip Marlowe tries to help a friend who is accused of murdering his wife.

The Player Trailer (1992)

03 April 1992

A Hollywood studio executive is being sent death threats by a writer whose script he rejected - but which one?

Nashville Trailer (1975)

11 June 1975

This movie tells the intersecting stories of various people connected to the music business in Nashville.

Popeye Trailer (1980)

12 December 1980

Popeye is a super-strong, spinach-scarfing sailor man who's searching for his father. During a storm that wrecks his ship, Popeye washes ashore and winds up rooming at the Oyl household, where he meets Olive.

Ready to Wear Trailer (1994)

23 December 1994

Paris Fashion Week draws the usual bunch of people; designers, reporters, models, magazine editors, photographers.

Cookie's Fortune Trailer (1999)

22 January 1999

Conflict arises in the small town of Holly Springs when an old woman's death causes a variety of reactions among family and friends.

Z Channel: A Magnificent Obsession Trailer (2004)

16 May 2004

A documentary on the Z Channel, one of the first pay cable stations in the US, and its programming chief, Jerry Harvey.

Altman Trailer (2014)

01 August 2014

Maverick. Auteur. Rebel. Innovator. Storyteller. Rambler. Gambler. Mad man. Family man. Director. Artist.

The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies Trailer (1995)

05 June 1995

HBO documentary about movies

Countdown Trailer (1968)

01 February 1968

A scientist (James Caan) replaces a military officer (Robert Duvall) as an astronaut on a space-race moonshot.

Enlisted: The Story of 'M*A*S*H' Trailer (2002)

08 January 2002

A behind the scenes look at the making of the movie M*A*S*H. The documentary reveals all of the chaos, politics, and conflict that was going on behind the scenes during production of the movie through new interviews done with director Robert Altman as well as Richard Zanuck, who was head of production for 20th Century Fox at the time, and others.

Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson Trailer (1976)

01 January 1976

Buffalo Bill plans to put on his own Wild West sideshow, and Chief Sitting Bull has agreed to appear in it.

Thieves Like Us Trailer (1974)

11 February 1974

Bowie, a youthful convicted murderer, and bank robbers Chicamaw and T-Dub escape from a Mississippi chain gang in the 1930s.

Vincent & Theo Trailer (1990)

02 December 1990

The tragic story of Vincent van Gogh broadened by focusing as well on his brother Theodore, who helped support Vincent.

Brewster McCloud Trailer (1970)

05 December 1970

Brewster is an owlish, intellectual boy who lives in a fallout shelter of the Houston Astrodome. He has a dream: to take flight within the confines of the stadium.

3 Women Trailer (1977)

03 April 1977

Pinky is an awkward young teen who starts work at a spa in the CA. Desert. She becomes overly attached to fellow spa attendant, Millie when she becomes Millie's roommate.

Streamers Trailer (1983)

01 January 1983

Four young recruits about to be sent to Vietnam confront their prejudicial feelings toward one another when it's learned one of them is homosexual.

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty Trailer (1947)

01 September 1947

Walter Mitty, a daydreaming writer with an overprotective mother, likes to imagine that he is a hero who experiences fantastic adventures.

Images Trailer (1972)

01 May 1972

Schizophrenic housewife, engulfed by terrorizing apparitions, kills off each, unknowing if these demons are merely figments of her hallucinatory imagination or part of reality.

The Company Trailer (2003)

10 September 2003

Ensemble drama centered around a group of ballet dancers, with a focus on one young dancer (Campbell) who's poised to become a principal performer.

Beyond Therapy Trailer (1987)

27 February 1987

Manhattanites Bruce and Prudence are each looking for a meaningful romantic relationship and have been encouraged by their psychiatrists to find someone through the personal ads.

Fool for Love Trailer (1985)

06 December 1985

A woman is waiting in a motel for her boyfriend, when an old flame turns up and tries to take her back to the life she is trying to leave behind.

Kansas City Trailer (1996)

16 August 1996

Robert Altman's story is a riff on race, class, and power cross-cuts between the two kidnappings and the background of corrupt politics and virtuoso jazz music.

A Wedding Trailer (1978)

29 August 1978

Muffin's wedding to Dino Corelli is to be a big affair. Except the ageing priest isn't too sure of the ceremony, only the families actually turn up as the Corelli Italian connection is suspect, security guards watch the gifts rather over-zealously, and Dino's grandma expires in bed just as the reception starts.

The James Dean Story Trailer (1957)

13 August 1957

Released two years after James Dean's death, this documentary chronicles his short life and career via black-and-white still photographs, interviews with the aunt and uncle who raised him, his paternal grandparents, a New York City cabdriver friend, the owner of his favorite Los Angeles restaurant, outtakes from East of Eden, footage of the opening night of Giant, and Dean's ironic PSA for safe driving.

McCabe & Mrs. Miller Trailer (1971)

24 June 1971

A gambler and a prostitute become business partners in a remote Old West mining town, and their enterprise thrives until a large corporation arrives on the scene.

What is Cinema? Trailer (2013)

06 September 2013

Using the words and ideas of great filmmakers, from archival interviews with Alfred Hitchcock and Robert Bresson to new interviews with Mike Leigh, David Lynch, and Jonas Mekas, Oscar-winning filmmaker Chuck Workman shows what these filmmakers and others do that can't be expressed in words - but only in cinema.

The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial Trailer (1988)

08 May 1988

A full-length adaptation, originally staged as a play, of the court-martial segment from the novel "The Caine Mutiny".

O.C. and Stiggs Trailer (1985)

01 January 1985

O.C. and Stiggs aren't your average unhappy teenagers. They not only despise their suburban surroundings, they plot against it.

Tanner on Tanner Trailer (2004)

05 October 2004

Tanner on Tanner is a follow up to celebrated filmmaker Robert Altman and DOONESBURY cartoonist Gary Trudeau's political satire TANNER '88, a mockumentary following a fictional democratic presidential candidate (Michael Murphy) on his campaign trail.

Frank Capra's American Dream Trailer (1997)

01 January 1997

A documentary looking at the life and career of film director Frank Capra. Hosted by Ron Howard.

Quintet Trailer (1979)

09 February 1979

During a future ice age, dying humanity occupies its remaining time by playing a board game called Quintet.

California Split Trailer (1974)

07 August 1974

A down on his luck gambler links up with free spirit Elliot Gould at first to have some fun on, but then gets into debt when Gould takes an unscheduled trip to Tijuana.

Bodyguard Trailer (1948)

04 September 1948

A cop on suspension is framed for murder when he noses in on a murder investigation.

Basements Trailer (1987)

12 May 1987

Basements is the title for the omnibus film that brings together two plays by Harold Pinter - The Dumb Waiter and The Room - each, once again, set in a single location.

Remember My Name Trailer (1978)

10 February 1978

Just released from prison, a young woman arrives in town to "start a new life", but soon begins stalking a married construction worker for no apparent reason, turning his life inside out and eventually terrorizing him and his wife.

Rattlesnake in a Cooler Trailer (1982)

01 January 1982

A teleplay of Frank South's Rattlesnake in a Cooler directed by Robert Altman

Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean Trailer (1982)

12 November 1982

The Disciples of James Dean meet up on the anniversary of his death and mull over their lives in the present and in flashback, revealing the truth behind their complicated lives.

Corn's-A-Poppin' Trailer (1956)

01 January 1956

1956 musical comedy Corn's-A-Poppin'. Writtern by Robert Altman, directed by Robert Woodburn and starring Jerry Wallace, Little Cora Rice and Hobie Shepp and The Cowtown Wranglers.

Nightmare in Chicago Trailer (1964)

02 April 1964

Based on the novel Death on the Turnpike by William P. McGivern, Robert Altman's Nightmare in Chicago was expanded for theatrical release after it originally aired on NBC in 1964 on an episode of Kraft Suspense Theater.

Secret Honor Trailer (1984)

15 September 1984

In this speculative one-man drama, we see former President Richard Milhous Nixon alone in his study, dictating his thoughts into a tape recorder.

That Cold Day in the Park Trailer (1969)

08 June 1969

A rich but lonely woman, Frances Austen, one day invites a boy from a nearby park to her apartment and offers to let him live there.

Survival Trailer (1963)

20 January 1963

Altman's final, famous contribution to the television series 'Combat!'. In enemy territory, his hands badly burned, Sgt.

Robert Altman in England Trailer (2002)

03 February 2002

Robert Altman interviewed during the making of GOSFORD PARK (2001), as well as members of the cast and crew.

Elio Petri: Notes About a Filmmaker Trailer (2005)

03 September 2005

A seventy-minute documentary on the director’s career, featuring interviews with friends, collaborators, and filmmakers.

A Decade Under the Influence Trailer (2003)

25 April 2003

Documentary on the effects of 1970s filmmaking.

A Note of Triumph: The Golden Age of Norman Corwin Trailer (2005)

19 August 2005

On May 8th, 1945, writer, director Norman Corwin broadcast ON A NOTE OF TRIUMPH, an unforgettable homage to the end of war in Europe.

The Magic Bond Trailer (1956)

01 January 1956

The Veterans of Foreign Wars as a fraternal and social organization, with emphasis on their projects that benefit community life and cohesion.

The Katherine Reed Story Trailer (1965)

16 September 1965

Altman short from 1965

The Delinquents Trailer (1957)

01 March 1957

A frustrated young man, separated from his younger girlfriend, gets involved in a juvenile gang

The Late Show Trailer (1977)

10 February 1977

Over-the-hill gumshoe in Los Angeles seeks to avenge the killing of an old pal, another detective who had gotten himself involved in a case concerning a murdered broad, stolen stamps, a nickel-plated handgun, a cheating dolly, and a kidnapped pussycat.

The Party Trailer (1963)

31 December 1963

A "home movie" by Robert Altman shot at his house in Mandeville Canyon.

The Sound of Bells Trailer (1952)

03 January 1952

1952 Robert Altman short film