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Released in the USA on December 12 of 1990, "Havana" is a Drama film directed by Sydney Pollack, and written by Judith Rascoe (screenplay) . Robert Redford and Lena Olin are starring, alongside Alan Arkin, Tomas Milian, Daniel Davis and Tony Plana.

A gambler who trusted no one. A woman who risked everything. And a passion that brought them together in the most dangerous city in the world.

Who directed "Havana":

Havana was directed by Sydney Pollack, an American producer, director, and actor.

Before Havana, Sydney Pollack had directed Tootsie, released in 1982, Absence of Malice (1981), The Electric Horseman (1979), Bobby Deerfield (1977), Three Days of the Condor (1975), and The Yakuza (1974). Since, he directed The Firm, released in 1993, Sabrina (1995), Random Hearts (1999), The Interpreter (2005).

When was "Havana" released:

Havana was first released on Wednesday, December 12, 1990, in the United States. Also released on Wednesday, December 12, 1990 have been The Sheltering Sky (dir. Bernardo Bertolucci) and Awakenings (dir. Penny Marshall). This was twenty-eight (28) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, February 27, 1991 in France; Thursday, March 07, 1991 in Germany and on Thursday, July 18, 1991 in Australia.

What is the cast of "Havana":

At the casting of Havana we find Robert Redford, previously seen in Legal Eagles (1986) and The Natural (1984); Lena Olin (The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988), Fanny och Alexander (1982)); Alan Arkin (Bad Medicine (1985), Joshua Then and Now (1985)) [ more... ]

  • Robert Redford and Richard Farnsworth can be seen in The Natural, released in 1984.
  • Lise Cutter and Tony Plana also appeared in Buy & Cell, released in 1987.
  • Tony Plana and Richard Portnow can be seen in Life Is Hot in Cracktown, released in 2008.
  • Tony Plana and Richard Portnow also appeared in Life Is Hot in Cracktown, released in 2009.

What is the Storyline of "Havana":

The film is set on the eve of the Cuban Revolution's victory on January 1, 1959.

On Christmas Eve, 1958 aboard the boat from Miami to Havana, Roberta Duran enlists the aid of Jack Weil (Robert Redford) in smuggling in U.S. Army Signal Corps radios destined for Cuban Revolutionaries in the hills. Weil agrees only because he is romantically interested in Ms. Duran. When they rendezvous for the "payoff", Roberta reveals she is married, dashing Weil's hopes.

Weil meets up with a Cuban journalist [...]

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