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The Search | Movie Details for Director Fred Zinnemann | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 89%  The Search  104 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, War]  [Fred Zinnemann]  [26 Mar 1948]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 6 wins & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Aline MacMahon, Ivan Jandl, Jarmila Novotna, Montgomery Clift, Wendell Corey
Plot:  In post-war Berlin, an American private helps a lost Czech boy find his mother.
Writer:  Richard Schweizer (screen play), David Wechsler (collaborator: on screen play), Paul Jarrico (additional dialogue)
Language:  English, German, French, Polish, Hungarian, Czech    Country:  Switzerland, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
High Noon | Movie Details for Director Fred Zinnemann | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  High Noon  85 min,  PG,  [Action, Drama, Thriller]  [Fred Zinnemann]  [30 Jul 1952]
Ratings:  IMDB 8.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 96%, Metacritic 89/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 4 Oscars. Another 13 wins & 10 nominations.
Actors:  Gary Cooper, Grace Kelly, Katy Jurado, Lloyd Bridges, Thomas Mitchell
Plot:  A town Marshal, despite the disagreements of his newlywed bride and the townspeople around him, must face a gang of deadly killers alone at high noon when the gang leader, an outlaw he sent up years ago, arrives on the noon train.
Writer:  Carl Foreman (screenplay), John W. Cunningham (magazine story "The Tin Star")
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Clock | Movie Details for Director Vincente Minnelli, Fred Zinnemann | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  The Clock  90 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Vincente Minnelli, Fred Zinnemann]  [25 May 1945]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  James Gleason, Judy Garland, Keenan Wynn, Robert Walker
Plot:  In 1945, during a 48-hour leave, a soldier accidentally meets a girl at Pennsylvania Station and spends his leave with her, eventually falling in love with the lovely New Yorker.
Writer:  Robert Nathan (screenplay), Joseph Schrank (screenplay), Paul Gallico (story), Pauline Gallico (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
People on Sunday | Movie Details for Director Robert Siodmak, Edgar G. Ulmer, Rochus Gliese, Curt Siodmak, Fred Zinnemann | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  People on Sunday  73 min,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Robert Siodmak, Edgar G. Ulmer, Rochus Gliese, Curt Siodmak, Fred Zinnemann]  [04 Feb 1930]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Brigitte Borchert, Christl Ehlers, Erwin Splettstößer, Wolfgang von Waltershausen
Plot:  Edwin, a taxi driver, lives with Annie, a neurasthenic model. They plan to spend Sunday at the Nikolassee beach with Wolfgang, an officer, gentleman, antiquarian, gigolo, at the moment a ...
Writer:  Curt Siodmak (based on a reportage by), Billy Wilder (screenplay)
Language:  N/A    Country:  Germany    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Seventh Cross | Movie Details for Director Fred Zinnemann | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  The Seventh Cross  112 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, War]  [Fred Zinnemann]  [24 Jul 1944]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Hume Cronyn, Jessica Tandy, Signe Hasso, Spencer Tracy
Plot:  In Nazi Germany in 1936 seven men escape from a concentration camp. The camp commander puts up seven crosses and, as the Gestapo returns each escapee he is put to death on a cross. The ...
Writer:  Helen Deutsch (screen play), Anna Seghers (based upon the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Nun's Story | Movie Details for Director Fred Zinnemann | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 84%  The Nun's Story  149 min,  [Drama]  [Fred Zinnemann]  [18 Jul 1959]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 93%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 8 Oscars. Another 11 wins & 15 nominations.
Actors:  Audrey Hepburn, Edith Evans, Peggy Ashcroft, Peter Finch
Plot:  After leaving a wealthy Belgian family to become a nun, Sister Luke struggles with her devotion to her vows during crisis, disappointment, and World War II.
Writer:  Robert Anderson (screenplay), Kathryn Hulme (book)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Oklahoma! | Movie Details for Director Fred Zinnemann | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 84%  Oklahoma!  145 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Drama, Musical]  [Fred Zinnemann]  [06 Sep 1956]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 96%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 2 Oscars. Another 1 win & 4 nominations.
Actors:  Charlotte Greenwood, Gene Nelson, Gloria Grahame, Gordon MacRae
Plot:  In Oklahoma, several farmers, cowboys and a traveling salesman compete for the romantic favors of various local ladies.
Writer:  Sonya Levien (screen play), William Ludwig (screen play), Richard Rodgers (adapted from Rodgers and Hammerstein's musical play), Oscar Hammerstein II (adapted from Rodgers and Hammerstein's musical play), Lynn Riggs (based upon a dramatic play by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
From Here to Eternity | Movie Details for Director Fred Zinnemann | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 84%  From Here to Eternity  118 min,  [Drama, Romance, War]  [Fred Zinnemann]  [28 Aug 1953]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 92%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 8 Oscars. Another 14 wins & 7 nominations.
Actors:  Burt Lancaster, Deborah Kerr, Donna Reed, Montgomery Clift
Plot:  In Hawaii in 1941, a private is cruelly punished for not boxing on his unit's team, while his captain's wife and second-in-command are falling in love.
Writer:  Daniel Taradash (screen play), James Jones (based upon the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Kid Glove Killer | Movie Details for Director Fred Zinnemann | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 84%  Kid Glove Killer  74 min,  PASSED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Fred Zinnemann]  [01 Apr 1942]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Lee Bowman, Marsha Hunt, Samuel S. Hinds, Van Heflin
Plot:  Crime lab expert Gordon McKay uses the latest forensic techniques to solve murders in a city plagued by political corruption and mob rackets.
Writer:  Allen Rivkin (screenplay), John C. Higgins (screenplay), John C. Higgins (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Day of the Jackal | Movie Details for Director Fred Zinnemann | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 82%  The Day of the Jackal  143 min,  PG,  [Crime, Drama, Thriller]  [Fred Zinnemann]  [30 Jul 1973]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 90%, Metacritic 80/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 10 nominations.
Actors:  Alan Badel, Edward Fox, Michel Auclair, Terence Alexander
Plot:  A professional assassin codenamed "Jackal" plots to kill Charles de Gaulle, the President of France.
Writer:  Frederick Forsyth (book), Kenneth Ross (screenplay)
Language:  English, Italian, French    Country:  UK, France    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
A Man for All Seasons | Movie Details for Director Fred Zinnemann | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  A Man for All Seasons  120 min,  G,  [Biography, Drama, History]  [Fred Zinnemann]  [03 May 1967]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 82%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 6 Oscars. Another 27 wins & 8 nominations.
Actors:  Leo McKern, Paul Scofield, Robert Shaw, Wendy Hiller
Plot:  The story of Thomas More, who stood up to King Henry VIII when the King rejected the Roman Catholic Church to obtain a divorce and remarriage.
Writer:  Robert Bolt (from the play by), Robert Bolt (screenplay)
Language:  English, Latin, Spanish, French    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB
The Old Man and the Sea | Movie Details for Director John Sturges, Henry King, Fred Zinnemann | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  The Old Man and the Sea  86 min,  [Adventure, Drama]  [John Sturges, Henry King, Fred Zinnemann]  [11 Oct 1958]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 88%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 5 wins & 4 nominations.
Actors:  Don Diamond, Felipe Pazos, Harry Bellaver, Spencer Tracy
Plot:  An old Cuban fisherman's dry spell is broken when he hooks a gigantic fish that drags him out to sea. Based on Ernest Hemingway's story.
Writer:  Ernest Hemingway (novel), Peter Viertel
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Member of the Wedding | Movie Details for Director Fred Zinnemann | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  The Member of the Wedding  93 min,  TV-G,  [Drama]  [Fred Zinnemann]  [N/A]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 88%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Arthur Franz, Brandon De Wilde, Ethel Waters, Julie Harris
Plot:  A young tomboy named Frankie is forced to face her own immaturity as a result her older brother's wedding.
Writer:  Edna Anhalt (screenplay), Edward Anhalt (screenplay), Carson McCullers (novel), Carson McCullers (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Behold a Pale Horse | Movie Details for Director Fred Zinnemann | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 78%  Behold a Pale Horse  118 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, War]  [Fred Zinnemann]  [01 Oct 1964]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 86%, External Reviews
Actors:  Anthony Quinn, Gregory Peck, Omar Sharif, Raymond Pellegrin
Plot:  Famous Spanish bandit Artiguez returns to his native Spanish village after 20 years in French exile but Spanish cop Vinolas is setting a trap for him.
Writer:  Emeric Pressburger (novel), J.P. Miller (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Sundowners | Movie Details for Director Fred Zinnemann | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  The Sundowners  133 min,  UNRATED,  [Drama, Adventure]  [Fred Zinnemann]  [28 Feb 1961]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 78%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 5 Oscars. Another 4 wins & 8 nominations.
Actors:  Deborah Kerr, Glynis Johns, Peter Ustinov, Robert Mitchum
Plot:  In Australia's Outback during the early 20th century the impoverished Carmody family lives a nomadic life out of their wagon but the mom and son want to settle while the dad is against it.
Writer:  Isobel Lennart (screenplay), Jon Cleary (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  UK, USA, Australia    More Info:  IMDB
A Hatful of Rain | Movie Details for Director Fred Zinnemann | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  A Hatful of Rain  109 min,  [Drama]  [Fred Zinnemann]  [09 Sep 1957]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 6 wins & 9 nominations.
Actors:  Anthony Franciosa, Don Murray, Eva Marie Saint, Lloyd Nolan
Plot:  A Korean War veteran's morphine addiction wreaks havoc upon his family.
Writer:  Michael V. Gazzo (play), Michael V. Gazzo (screenplay), Alfred Hayes (screenplay), Carl Foreman (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Men | Movie Details for Director Fred Zinnemann | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  The Men  85 min,  PASSED,  [Drama]  [Fred Zinnemann]  [25 Aug 1950]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 70%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Everett Sloane, Jack Webb, Marlon Brando, Teresa Wright
Plot:  A paralized war vet tries to adjust to the world without the use of his limbs.
Writer:  Carl Foreman (story), Carl Foreman (screenplay)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Redes | Movie Details for Director Emilio Gómez Muriel, Fred Zinnemann | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Redes  65 min,  [Drama]  [Emilio Gómez Muriel, Fred Zinnemann]  [20 Apr 1937]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Antonio Lara, David Valle González, Rafael Hinojosa, Silvio Hernández
Plot:  A story of burgeoning labor rights amongst poor fishermen in a small village in Mexico.
Writer:  John Dos Passos (english titles), Emilio Gómez Muriel, Leo Hurwitz (english titles), Henwar Rodakiewicz, Paul Strand (story), Agustín Velázquez Chávez (story), Fred Zinnemann
Language:  Spanish    Country:  Mexico    More Info:  IMDB
Julia | Movie Details for Director Fred Zinnemann | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Julia  117 min,  PG,  [Drama]  [Fred Zinnemann]  [20 Jan 1978]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 72%, Metacritic 58/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 3 Oscars. Another 18 wins & 24 nominations.
Actors:  Jane Fonda, Jason Robards, Maximilian Schell, Vanessa Redgrave
Plot:  At the behest of an old and dear friend, playwright Lillian Hellman undertakes a dangerous mission to smuggle funds into Nazi Germany.
Writer:  Lillian Hellman (based upon the story by), Alvin Sargent (screenplay)
Language:  English, French, German, Russian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Eyes in the Night | Movie Details for Director Fred Zinnemann | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Eyes in the Night  80 min,  PASSED,  [Crime, Mystery]  [Fred Zinnemann]  [29 Apr 1943]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ann Harding, Donna Reed, Edward Arnold, Stephen McNally
Plot:  A blind detective and his seeing-eye dog investigate a murder and discover a Nazi plot.
Writer:  Baynard Kendrick (book), Guy Trosper (screenplay), Howard Emmett Rogers (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB

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