• Publication date: December 22, 2010


Set to the backdrop of the Cuban revolution an American gambler (Robert Redford) on a life-changing trip to Havana, Cuba.

  • Publication date: December 22, 2010


Program data

Duration: 150

Production Year: 1990

MBC Max:

November 15, 2015 15:30 (KSA) ~ November 15, 2015 14:30 (CLT)

Havana, a Drama directed by veteran director Sydney Pollack at the top of his game, and starring Robert Redford as Jack Weil an American professional gambler who’s en route to Havana, Cuba hoping to organize a big stack Poker game. While on his way he is seduced by an attractive woman, Roberta “Bobby” Duran (Lena Olin) the married wife of a Cuban revolutionary Leader Julio, and can’t help falling in love with her. However when they arrive to Havana, Roberta and her Husband are arrested and allegedly tortured by the army. Very soon news arrive of the death of Julio, Jack somehow manages to free Roberta, who continues her support and involvement in the revolution as soon out. Now Jack finds himself in a big dilemma, stay with the woman of his dreams or leave and go after his poker career?

An Award winning cast, helmed by the celebrated late Sydney Pollack, Havana an epic love story set to the troubled times of a country ravaged by the horror of a civil war.


  • Robert Redford as Jack Weil
  • Lena Olin as Bobby Duran
  • Alan Arkin as Joe Volpi
  • Tomas Milian as Menocal
  • Daniel Davis as Marion Chigwell
  • Tony Plana as Julio Ramos
  • Betsy Brantly as Diane
  • Lise Cutter as Patty
  • Richard Farnsworth as Professor 

Directed by: Sydney pollack

Rating: R