Tag: drama

Désirée (1954)

Director: Henry Koster Producer: Julian Blaustein Screenplay: Daniel Taradash Based on: Désirée by Annemarie Selinko Genre: Biography | Drama | Historical | Romantic Music: Alex North Country: United States Language: English Studio: 20th Century Fox Release date: 1954 Running time: 110 minutes Marlon Brando (1924-2004) as Napoléon…

Cleopatra (1963)

Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz Producer: Walter Wanger Screenplay: Joseph L. Mankiewicz, Ranald MacDougall, Sidney Buchman Based on: The Life and Times of Cleopatra by C. M. Franzero Genre: Historical | Drama Music: Alex North Country: United Kingdom, United States, Switzerland Language:…

Rich and Famous (1981)

Director: George Cukor Producer: William Allyn, Jacqueline Bisset Screenplay: Gerald Ayres Based on: Old Acquaintance by John Van Druten Genre: Drama Music: Georges Delerue Country: United States Language: English Studio: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Release date: 1981 Running time: 117 minutes Jacqueline Bisset (1944) as…

Samson and Delilah (1949)

Director: Cecil B. DeMille Producer: Cecil B. DeMille Screenplay: Fredric M. Frank, Vladimir Jabotinsky, Harold Lamb, Jesse L. Lasky, Jr. Genre: Historical | Biblical | Drama Music: Victor Young, Ray Evans (song), Jay Livingston (song) Country: United States Language: English…

The Ten Commandments (1956)

Director: Cecil B. DeMille Producer: Cecil B. DeMille, Henry Wilcoxon Screenplay: Æneas MacKenzie, Jesse L. Lasky, Jr., Jack Gariss, Fredric M. Frank Based on: Pillar of Fire by Joseph Holt Ingraham, On Eagle’s Wings by A. E. Southon, Prince of Egypt…

The Agony and the Ecstasy (1965)

Director: Carol Reed Producer: Carol Reed Screenplay: Philip Dunne, Carol Reed Based on: The Agony and the Ecstasy by Irving Stone Genre: Historical | Drama Music: Jerry Goldsmith, Alex North Country: United States Language: English Studio: 20th Century Fox Release…

Ben-Hur (1959)

Director: William Wyler Producer: Sam Zimbalist Screenplay: Karl Tunberg Based on: Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ (1880) by Lew Wallace Narrated by: Finlay Currie Genre: Epic | Historical | Biblical | Drama Music: Miklós Rózsa Country: United States Language: English…

Gone with the Wind (1939)

Director: Victor Fleming Producer: David O. Selznick Screenplay: Sidney Howard Based on: Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell Genre: Romantic | Drama | War Music: Max Steiner Country: United States Language: English Studio: Selznick International Pictures / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Release date: 1939 Running time: 220 minutes Vivien Leigh…

Shakespeare in Love (1998)

Director: John Madden Producer: David Parfitt, Donna Gigliotti, Harvey Weinstein, Edward Zwick, Marc Norman Screenplay: Marc Norman, Tom Stoppard Based on: Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare Genre: Romantic, Comedy, Drama Music: Stephen Warbeck Country: United States, United Kingdom Language:…