Tag: World War II

Leo Genn

(1905–1978) Leopold John Genn Filmography as Actor: Caesar and Cleopatra 1945 Director: Gabriel Pascal Starring: Vivien Leigh, Claude Rains     Quo Vadis 1951 Director: Mervyn LeRoy Starring: Robert Taylor, Deborah Kerr   Born August 9 1905 London (England) Died January 26 1978 London (England) Cause of death…

Jack Palance

(1920–2006) Volodymyr Palahniuk Filmography as Actor: Le Mépris 1963 Director: Jean-Luc Godard Starring: Brigitte Bardot, Michel Piccoli   Born February 18 1920 Lattimer Mines, PA (USA) Died November 10 2006 Montecito, CA (USA) Occupation Actor Awards Academy Award Emmy Awards Golden Globe Hollywood Walk…

Walter Chiari

(1924–1991) Walter Annicchiarico Filmography as Actor: Bellisima 1951 Director: Luchino Visconti Starring: Anna Magnani, Walter Chiari     Bonjour Tristesse 1958 Director: Otto Preminger Starring: Deborah Kerr, David Niven     Walter Chiari’s tombstone, Cimitero Monumentale (Milano). Born March 8 1924 Verona (Italia) Died December 20…

Michael Anderson

(1920–2018) Michael Joseph Anderson Filmography as Director: Around the World in 80 Days 1956 Director: Michael Anderson Starring: David Niven, Cantinflas   Born January 30 1920 London (England) Died April 25 2018 Sunshine Coast, British Columbia (Canada) Occupation Film director

Richard Crenna

(1926–2003) Richard Donald Crenna Filmography as Actor: Wait Until Dark 1967 Director: Terence Young Starring: Audrey Hepburn, Alan Arkin   Born November 30 1926 Los Angeles, CA (USA) Died January 17 2003 Los Angeles, CA (USA) Cause of death Cancer (pancreatic) Occupation Actor…

Jean Marais

(1913–1998) Jean-Alfred Villain-Marais Filmography as Actor: Elena et les hommes 1956 Director: Jean Renoir Starring: Ingrid Bergman, Jean Marais     Le Notti Bianche 1957 Director: Luchino Visconti Starring: Maria Schell, Marcello Mastroianni   Born December 11 1913 Cherbourg (France) Died November 8 1998 Cannes (France) Cause…

Jean Gabin

(1904–1976) Jean-Alexis Moncorgé Filmography as Actor: French Cancan 1955 Director: Jean Renoir Starring: Jean Gabin, Françoise Arnoul   Born May 17 1904 Paris (France) Died November 15 1976 Neuilly-sur-Seine (France) Cause of death Cancer, Leukemia Occupation Actor Singer Awards Croix de guerre 1939-1945 David di Donatello…

Sidney Poitier

(1927) Sidney Poitier, KBE Filmography as Actor: Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner 1967 Director: Stanley Kramer Starring: Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn   Born February 20 1927 Miami, FL (USA) Wife (m.1976) Joanna Shimkus (1943) Occupation Actor Film director Awards Academy Award…

La fille du puisatier (1940)

The Well-Digger’s Daughter Director: Marcel Pagnol Producer: Marcel Pagnol Screenplay: Marcel Pagnol Genre: Comedy | Drama | Romantic Music: Vincent Scotto Country: France Language: French Studio: Gaumont Release date: 1940 Running time: 171 minutes Raimu (1883-1946) as Pascal Amoretti Fernandel (1903-1971) as…

La fille du puisatier (2011)

The Well-Digger’s Daughter Director: Daniel Auteuil Producer: Alain Sarde Screenplay: Daniel Auteuil Based on: La fille du puisatier by Marcel Pagnol Genre: Drama | Romantic Music: Alexandre Desplat Country: France Language: French Studio: Pathé Release date: 2011 Running time: 107 minutes Daniel…