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King & Country | Movie Details for Actor Tom Courtenay | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  King & Country  86 min,  [Drama, War]  [Joseph Losey]  [30 Nov 1965]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 4 BAFTA Film Awards. Another 2 wins & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Barry Foster, Dirk Bogarde, Leo McKern, Tom Courtenay
Plot:  During World War I, an army private is accused of desertion during battle. The officer assigned to defend him at his court-martial finds out there is more to the case than meets the eye.
Writer:  Evan Jones (screenplay), John Wilson (from the stage play by), J.L. Hodson (story)
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB
The Dresser | Movie Details for Actor Tom Courtenay | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  The Dresser  118 min,  PG,  [Drama]  [Peter Yates]  [06 Dec 1983]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 5 Oscars. Another 5 wins & 12 nominations.
Actors:  Albert Finney, Edward Fox, Tom Courtenay, Zena Walker
Plot:  An effeminate personal assistant of a deteriorating veteran actor struggles to get him through a difficult performance of King Lear.
Writer:  Ronald Harwood (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
45 Years | Movie Details for Actor Tom Courtenay | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  45 Years  91 min,  R,  [Drama, Romance]  [Andrew Haigh]  [28 Aug 2015]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 97%, Metacritic 94/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 20 wins & 52 nominations.
Actors:  Charlotte Rampling, Dolly Wells, Geraldine James, Tom Courtenay
Plot:  A married couple preparing to celebrate their wedding anniversary receives shattering news that promises to forever change the course of their lives.
Writer:  Andrew Haigh, David Constantine (short story "In Another Country")
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Billy Liar | Movie Details for Actor Tom Courtenay | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  Billy Liar  98 min,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [John Schlesinger]  [16 Dec 1963]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, Metacritic 82/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 6 BAFTA Film Awards. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  Ethel Griffies, Julie Christie, Mona Washbourne, Tom Courtenay, Wilfred Pickles
Plot:  A lazy, irresponsible young clerk in provincial Northern England lives in his own fantasy world and makes emotionally immature decisions as he alienates friends and family.
Writer:  Keith Waterhouse (screenplay), Willis Hall (screenplay), Keith Waterhouse (novel), Keith Waterhouse (play), Willis Hall (play)
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Let Him Have It | Movie Details for Actor Tom Courtenay | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  Let Him Have It  115 min,  R,  [Crime, Drama, History]  [Peter Medak]  [01 Jan 1992]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 81%, External Reviews
Actors:  Christopher Eccleston, Eileen Atkins, Peter Eccleston, Rebecca Eccleston, Tom Courtenay
Plot:  In 1950s England, slow-witted Derek Bentley falls in with a group of petty criminals led by Chris Craig, a teenager with a fondness for American gangster films. Chris and Derek's friendship...
Writer:  Neal Purvis, Robert Wade
Language:  English    Country:  France, UK    More Info:  IMDB
King Rat | Movie Details for Actor Tom Courtenay | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  King Rat  134 min,  APPROVED,  [War, Drama]  [Bryan Forbes]  [27 Oct 1965]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  George Segal, James Fox, Patrick O'Neal, Tom Courtenay
Plot:  A fast-taking wheeler-dealer corporal in a Malaysian POW camp during WWII uses bribery and larceny to take de facto control of the camp from his senior officers.
Writer:  James Clavell (based on a novel by), Bryan Forbes (written for the screen by)
Language:  English, Malay, Japanese    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Last Orders | Movie Details for Actor Tom Courtenay | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  Last Orders  109 min,  R,  [Drama]  [Fred Schepisi]  [11 Jan 2002]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 79%, Metacritic 78/100, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Bob Hoskins, David Hemmings, Michael Caine, Tom Courtenay
Plot:  A group of old friends reminisce about their lives over the years after the death of one of their crew.
Writer:  Graham Swift (novel), Fred Schepisi
Language:  English    Country:  UK, Germany    More Info:  IMDB
The Night of the Generals | Movie Details for Actor Tom Courtenay | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  The Night of the Generals  148 min,  PG,  [Crime, Drama, Mystery]  [Anatole Litvak]  [24 Feb 1967]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Donald Pleasence, Omar Sharif, Peter O'Toole, Tom Courtenay
Plot:  In 1942, a Polish prostitute is murdered in Warsaw. Suspicion falls on three generals, and Major Grau of German Intelligence seeks justice despite the ongoing atrocities committed during WWII.
Writer:  Joseph Kessel (adapted for the screen by), Paul Dehn (adapted for the screen by), Paul Dehn (additional dialogue), Hans Hellmut Kirst (novel), James Hadley Chase (based on an incident written by)
Language:  English, Italian, Spanish, French    Country:  UK, France    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner | Movie Details for Actor Tom Courtenay | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner  104 min,  [Drama, Sport]  [Tony Richardson]  [08 Oct 1962]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 70%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 4 wins & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Alec McCowen, Avis Bunnage, Michael Redgrave, Tom Courtenay
Plot:  A juvenile offender at a tough reform school impresses its governor with his running ability and is encouraged to compete in an upcoming race, but faces ridicule from his peers.
Writer:  Alan Sillitoe (screenplay), Alan Sillitoe (adapted from his short story by)
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Boy from Mercury | Movie Details for Actor Tom Courtenay | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  The Boy from Mercury  87 min,  [N/A]  [Martin Duffy]  [06 Dec 1996]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Hugh O'Conor, James Hickey, Rita Tushingham, Tom Courtenay
Plot:  Harry is an eight-year-old boy growing up in Ireland with his dis-spirited widowed mother and older brother. He is bullied in school, and his only real friend is his dog Max. His great joy ...
Writer:  Martin Duffy
Language:  English    Country:  France, UK, Ireland    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich | Movie Details for Actor Tom Courtenay | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich  100 min,  G,  [Drama]  [Caspar Wrede]  [26 Nov 1970]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Alf Malland, Espen SkjĂžnberg, Frimann Falck Clausen, Tom Courtenay
Plot:  Fly-on-the-wall treatment of an ordinary day in the life of a prisoner in Stalin's Gulag. Closely adapted from Solzhenitsyn's classic novel based on his own experiences. Shot entirely on ...
Writer:  Ronald Harwood, Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  UK, Norway    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Quartet | Movie Details for Actor Tom Courtenay | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Quartet  94 min,  PG-13,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Dustin Hoffman]  [01 Mar 2013]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, Metacritic 64/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 4 wins & 4 nominations.
Actors:  Billy Connolly, Maggie Smith, Michael Gambon, Pauline Collins, Tom Courtenay
Plot:  At a home for retired musicians, the annual concert to celebrate Verdi's birthday is disrupted by the arrival of Jean, an eternal diva and the former wife of one of the residents.
Writer:  Ronald Harwood (play), Ronald Harwood (screenplay)
Language:  English, Italian, Polish, French    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB
Whatever Happened to Harold Smith? | Movie Details for Actor Tom Courtenay | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 52%  Whatever Happened to Harold Smith?  95 min,  R,  [Comedy]  [Peter Hewitt]  [10 Mar 2000]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 40%, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins.
Actors:  Laura Fraser, Michael Legge, Stephen Fry, Tom Courtenay
Plot:  Harold Smith, a quiet middle-aged Englishman becomes an instant celebrity when he suddenly starts exhibiting psychic and telekinetic powers. After he is arrested for accidentally killing ...
Writer:  Ben Steiner
Language:  English    Country:  UK, USA    More Info:  IMDB
Leonard Part 6 | Movie Details for Actor Tom Courtenay | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 15%  Leonard Part 6  85 min,  PG,  [Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi]  [Paul Weiland]  [18 Dec 1987]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 2.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 9%, External Reviews
Awards:  3 wins & 4 nominations.
Actors:  Bill Cosby, Joe Don Baker, Moses Gunn, Tom Courtenay
Plot:  A secret agent is called out of retirement to save the world from an evil genius.
Writer:  Jonathan Reynolds (screenplay), Bill Cosby (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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