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Excalibur (1981)

Director: John Boorman Producer: John Boorman Screenplay: Rospo Pallenberg, John Boorman Based on: Le Morte d’Arthur by Thomas Malory Genre: Action | Adventure | Drama | Epic | Fantasy | Romantic Music: Trevor Jones Country: United States Language: English Studio:…

Alexandre Dumas, père

(1802–1870) Dumas Davy de la Pailleterie Works: • Acté (French) • Ali Pacha (English) • Amaury (Spanish) • Ange Pitou (Finnish) • Balsamo, the Magician (English) • Bastiljin valloitus (Finnish) • Bragelonnen varakreivi I (Finnish) • Bragelonnen varakreivi II (Finnish)…

John Hurt

(1940–2017) Sir John Vincent Hurt, CBE Filmography as Actor: A Man for All Seasons 1966 Director: Fred Zinnemann Starring: Paul Scofield, Wendy Hiller   Born January 22 1940 Chesterfield (England) Died January 25 2017 Cromer (England) Cause of death Cancer (pancreatic) Occupation Actor…

Alexander Korda

(1893–1956) Sir Alexander Korda, born Sándor László Kellner Filmography as Director: That Hamilton Woman 1941 Director: Alexander Korda Starring: Vivien Leigh, Laurence Olivier     Filmography as Producer: Anna Karenina 1948 Director: Julien Duvivier Starring: Vivien Leigh, Ralph Richardson   Born September 16…

Ridley Scott

(1937) Sir Ridley Scott Filmography as Director: Thelma & Louise 1991 Director: Ridley Scott Starring: Susan Sarandon, Geena Davis     Hannibal 2001 Director: Ridley Scott Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Julianne Moore   Born November 30 1937 South Shields (England) Occupation Film Director Producer Awards BAFTA David…

Michael Caine

(1933) Sir Michael Caine, CBE born Maurice Joseph Micklewhite Jr. Filmography as Actor: Educating Rita 1983 Director: Lewis Gilbert Starring: Michael Caine, Julie Walters   Born March 14 1933 Rotherhithe, London (England) Occupation Actor Awards Academy Award BAFTA Awards European Film Award Golden…

Alberto Lattuada

(1914–2005) Mario Alberto Lattuada, OMRI Filmography as Director: Venga a prendere il caffè da noi 1970 Director: Alberto Lattuada Starring: Ugo Tognazzi, Francesca Romana Coluzzi   Born November 13 1914 Vaprio d’Adda, Milano (Italia) Died July 3 2005 Orvieto (Italia) Cause of death…

Noël Coward

(1899–1973) Sir Noël Peirce Coward Filmography as Writer: Burton and Taylor 2013 Director: Richard Laxton Starring: Helena Bonham Carter, Dominic West     Filmography as Actor: Around the World in 80 Days 1956 Director: Michael Anderson Starring: David Niven, Cantinflas     Paris When It Sizzles…

Richard Harris

(1930–2002) Richard John Harris Filmography as Actor: Robin and Marian 1976 Director: Richard Lester Starring: Sean Connery, Audrey Hepburn   Born October 1 1930 Limerick (Ireland) Died October 25 2002 Bloomsbury, London (England) Cause of death Cancer (Lymphoma) Occupation Actor Film director Occupation Musician Singer…

Michael Redgrave

(1908–1985) Sir Michael Scudamore Redgrave, CBE   Born March 20 1908 Bristol (England) Died March 21 1985 Denham, Buckinghamshire (England) Cause of death Parkinson’s disease Wife (1935-1985) Rachel Kempson (1910-2003) Daughter Vanessa Redgrave (1937) Son-in-law Tony Richardson (1928-1991) Granddaughter Natasha Richardson (1963-2009) Grandson-in-law Liam…