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|Also Known As:||Died:||March 19, 2008|
|Born:||January 21, 1922||Cause of Death:||leukemia|
|Birth Place:||Hurstpierpoint, England, GB||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Akira Kurosawa (1910-1998) was, undoubtedly, one of the greatest directors in the history of Japanese cinema, whose work was acclaimed throughout the world. From "Rashomon" (1950) through "Seven Samurai" (1954) to his late masterpiece "Ran" (1985), Kurosawa produced one of the most important and inf
Miniseries based on George Orwell's parable of socialism that chronicles an uprising of talking barnyard animals against their human masters.
Following two off-screen characters--an unnamed narrator and his gay male companion, Robinson, who here have been commissioned by an international advertising agncy to make a study of contemporary Britain's unspecified problem.
Salem, Massachusetts, 1692. Perched on the edge of a continent is a community dedicated to the service of God. A gang of teenage girls, stifled by the crushing piety of their elders, dance naked in the woods. One girl, Abigail Williams -- her innocence lost in the bed of John Proctor, a married farm
After a seven-year absence, the film's unseen "narrator" returns to London and explores the city and its environs with a former lover.
A blue-blood academic gets swept up in the quiz show scandals of the ''''50s.
Story about a reclusive Baron whose priceless porcelain collection mysteriously disappears after his death.
An adaptation of Shakespeare's classic play about the Prince of Denmark troubled by his father's mysterious death and his mother's sudden remarriage to his uncle.
Screen version of Shakespeare''s historical play.
At the beginning of World War I, a curse on an island is lifted through the efforts of two children and an old man.
A retelling of the famous true story of the Frank family, and the courage of the Dutch people who helped them hide from the German occupation of Holland.
This sumptuous 12th filming (not including the multi-part "Masterpiece Theatre" version) of Tolstoy's novel, following a tragic love affair set against the social system of late 19th century Russia, actually marked the TV movie debuts of both Jacqueline Bisset and Christopher Reeve, although a quirk
An aging couple is caught between their divorced daughter and troubled friends.
A CIA hit man is stalked by a former partner when the agency turns on him.
An aging king mistakenly exiles the one daughter who loves him and divides his kingdom between the other two.
Three London actors, obssessed by a photo of a wounded Vietnamese child, try to reach some understanding of the Vietnam conflict. After attending a series of discussions and putting on several skits reenacting various events of the war, they come to the realization that they can't understand anythin
A devout scholar gets caught in the middle of Henry VIII's plans to break with the Catholic Church.
French resistance fighters try to stop the Nazis from taking a trainload of art treasures to Germany.
When her husband is killed in World War II, an Englishwoman risks her life as a spy.
Based on the true story about a sixteenth century Spanish king who harbored a deep amount of jealousy and resentment when he was spurned by the Princess he was in love with after she ran off with a commoner. He then tried to punish them both, resulting in tragedy.
Hailed by critics as one of the top filmmakers of the 20th century, Japanese director Akira Kurosawa is especially distinctive as the only non-Westerner on this elite list. In 1990, he received an honorary Academy Award for lifetime achievement. However, only a few of his films are even familiar to
An adaptation of Charles Dickens' novel, "Martin Chuzzlewit." Suspicious of his greedy family, Chuzzlewit is instrumental in keeping apart his ward and his grandson, who loves her. Grandfather and grandson are eventually reconciled. Set in London and Wiltshire in the 1830s.
A special that includes a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the Franco Zeffirelli's production of "Hamlet," starring Mel Gibson. Includes interviews with the film's stars.
Graham Greene's religious play, in a British television production, about agnosticism versus faith, suicide, and resurrection, and how all these elements profoundly affect a very troubled family.
Egyptologist Robin Ellis and American reporter Eva Marie Saint uncover King Tut's burial site but wealthy profiteer Raymond Burr tries to make sure that the valuable artifacts in its chambers never leave the country. Initially broadcast in one hour segments on consecutive nights, it subsequently has
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