John Irvin

7 May 1940

Director

John Irvin (born May 7, 1940) is an English film director. Born in Newcastle upon Tyne, he began his career by directing a number of documentaries and television works, including the BBC adaptation of John le Carré's Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy. Also, he made several action films in the 1980s including The Dogs of War (1980), Raw Deal (1986), Hamburger Hill (1987) and Next of Kin (1989). In the 1990s and 2000s, Irvin directed films such as Robin Hood (1991), When Trumpets Fade (1998), Shiner (2000) and The Moon and the Stars (2007).

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Filmography (24 titles)

(movie, 2008)
···The Garden of Eden
Genre: Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 2007)
···The Moon and the Stars
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Role: Director
(movie, 2005)
···Dot.Kill
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Role: Director
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Role: Director
(movie, 2003)
···The Fourth Angel
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 2003)
···The Boys from County Clare
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Music
Role: Director
(movie, 2001)
···The Fourth Angel
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 2000)
···Shiner
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Foreign
Role: Director
(movie, 1999)
···Noah's Ark
Genre: Drama, TV Movie
Role: Director
(movie, 1998)
···When Trumpets Fade
Genre: TV Movie, Drama, War
Role: Director
(movie, 1997)
···City of Industry
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1996)
···Crazy Horse
Genre: Drama, Western, War
Role: Director
(movie, 1995)
···A Month by the Lake
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Director
(movie, 1994)
···Widows' Peak
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1991)
···Robin Hood
Genre: Drama, Action, Romance
Role: Director
(movie, 1990)
···Eminent Domain
Genre: Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1989)
···Next of Kin
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1987)
···Hamburger Hill
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Role: Director
(movie, 1986)
···Raw Deal
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1985)
···Turtle Diary
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Director
(movie, 1984)
···Champions
Genre: Drama, Romance, Biography
Role: Director
(movie, 1981)
···Ghost Story
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1980)
···The Dogs of War
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller, Foreign
Role: Director
(mini-series, 1979)
···Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Director