Tag: World War II

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…

Tony Randall

(1920–2004) Aryeh Leonard Rosenberg Filmography as Actor: Send Me No Flowers 1964 Director: Norman Jewison Starring: Rock Hudson, Doris Day   Born February 26 1920 Tulsa, OK (USA) Died May 17 2004 New York, NY (USA) Cause of death Pneumonia…

Norman Jewison

(1926) Norman Frederick Jewison Filmography as Director: Send Me No Flowers 1964 Director: Norman Jewison Starring: Rock Hudson, Doris Day   Born July 21 1926 Toronto (Canada) Occupation Actor Film director Producer Awards Academy Award Canadian Screen Award Awards Hollywood Walk of Fame Silver…

Robert Mulligan

(1925–2008) Robert Patrick Mulligan Filmography as Director: Come September 1961 Director: Robert Mulligan Starring: Rock Hudson, Gina Lollobrigida     Kiss Me Goodbye 1982 Director: Robert Mulligan Starring: Sally Field, James Caan   Born August 23 1925 Bronx, New York, NY (USA) Died December…

Édith Piaf

(1915–1963) Édith Giovanna Gassion La Môme Piaf Filmography as Actress: French Cancan 1955 Director: Jean Renoir Starring: Jean Gabin, Françoise Arnoul     Édith Piaf in Film: Édith et Marcel 1983 Director:  Claude Lelouch Starring: Évelyne Bouix, Marcel Cerdan Jr.…

Tyrone Power

(1914–1958) Tyrone Edmund Power III Filmography as Actor: Witness for the Prosecution 1957 Director: Billy Wilder Starring: Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich   Born May 5 1914 Cincinnati, OH (USA) Died November 15 1958 Madrid (España) Cause of death Heart attack Occupation Actor

Niall MacGinnis

(1913–1977) Patrick Niall MacGinnis Filmography as Actor: Lust for Life 1956 Directors: Vincente Minnelli, George Cukor Starring: Kirk Douglas, Anthony Quinn   Born March 29 1913 Dublin (Ireland) Died January 6 1977 Haverfordwest (Wales) Cause of death Cancer Occupation Actor

Kirk Douglas

(1916–2020) Issur Danielovitch Demsky Filmography as Actor: Lust for Life 1956 Directors: Vincente Minnelli, George Cukor Starring: Kirk Douglas, Anthony Quinn     Spartacus 1960 Director: Stanley Kubrick Starring: Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier   Born December 9 1916 Amsterdam, NY (USA) Died…