This is a list of films written by Alistair MacLean, screenwriter. This list of movies written by Alistair MacLean is alphabetical and can be sorted for other bits of information such as who directed the film and what genre it falls under. These Alistair MacLean screenplays are not unfinished works; they have all been produced and released somewhere in the world. Any unreleased Alistair MacLean films are not included on this list. Alistair MacLean has written some very iconic movies over the years, so if you're trying to find popular Alistair MacLean films that you haven't seen already then this list is the perfect guide for doing so.
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You can use this list to answer the questions, "What movies did Alistair MacLean write?" and "How many movies did Alistair MacLean write?"This list includes almost all of Alistair MacLean's screenplay credits. You can click on the names of the movies Alistair MacLean wrote in order to find out more about each individual Alistair MacLean film. Trailers for each movie can also be seen if you click on the video previews for these Alistair MacLean films. (6 items)
Breakheart Pass is an American 1975 western adventure film that stars Charles Bronson, Ben Johnson, Richard Crenna, and Jill Ireland. The movie was based on the novel by Alistair MacLean of the same title, and was filmed in north central Idaho. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Charles Bronson, Doug Atkins, Archie Moore, Charles Durning, Joe Kapp, + more
Directed by: Tom Gries
Ice Station Zebra is a 1963 thriller novel written by Scottish author Alistair MacLean. It marked a return to MacLean's classic Arctic setting. After completing this novel, whose plot line parallels real-life events during the Cold War, MacLean retired from writing for three years. In 1968 it was loosely adapted into a film of the same name. ...more on Wikipedia
Directed by: John Sturges
Pierce Brosnan plays a United Nations espionage expert who leads an elite team out to recover a stolen Rembrandt masterpiece in this action sequel based on Alistair MacLean's novel Night Watch. While on the case, they uncover a far more sinister plot to destroy the global communications network that links the planet. William Devane co-stars in this rollicking good action film. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Pierce Brosnan, Michael Shannon, Alexandra Paul, William Devane, Goran Višnjić, + more
Directed by: David Jackson, Peter Snell
When Eight Bells Toll is a first-person narrative novel written by Scottish author Alistair MacLean and published in 1966. It marked MacLean's return after a three-year gap following the publication of Ice Station Zebra. It combines the genres of spy novel and detective novel. MacLean calls on his own Scottish background to authentically portray the rugged weather, people and terrain of western Scotland. ...more on Wikipedia