MacArthur (1977)

Star Gregory Peck went into MacArthur disliking the title character that he was slated to play, but emerged from the experience with a deeper understanding and respect for this complex historical figure. The film is framed in flashback,… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: January 1, 1977
DVD Release Date: October 30, 2001
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Critic Score: 63% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Gregory Peck plays MacArthur as an intense and dignified general with an arrogant and well-defined sense of patriotism.

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Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

A woefully overblown biography with a wooden Indian Peck as MacArthur. He poses instead of acts.

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Alex roy
Douglas MacArthur was one of the most famous Generals in the U.S Military. He was one of 5 generals to attain the rank of 5 star general. His life was a series… More
Randy Tippy
Lots of insight into Douglas MacArthur the strategist, the tactician and the military commander - very little about Douglas MacArthur the man. I didn't… More
Wahida K
Gregory Peck was an Awesome Actor. Watching his Movies still has a weird magical influence on me. A great Anti-War Movie