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Goodbye, Columbus | Movie Details for Director Larry Peerce | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 83%  Goodbye, Columbus  102 min,  R,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Larry Peerce]  [21 May 1969]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 8 nominations.
Actors:  Ali MacGraw, Jack Klugman, Nan Martin, Richard Benjamin
Plot:  A Jewish man and a Jewish woman meet and while attracted to each other, find that their worlds are very different. She is the archtypical Jewish American Princess, very emotionally involved...
Writer:  Philip Roth (novel), Arnold Schulman
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Incident | Movie Details for Director Larry Peerce | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  The Incident  107 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Thriller]  [Larry Peerce]  [26 Jan 1968]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 83%, External Reviews
Awards:  4 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Beau Bridges, Martin Sheen, Robert Bannard, Ruby Dee, Tony Musante, Victor Arnold
Plot:  Late one night, two young toughs hold hostage the passengers in one car of a New York subway train.
Writer:  Nicholas E. Baehr (story and screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
One Potato, Two Potato | Movie Details for Director Larry Peerce | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  One Potato, Two Potato  83 min,  [Drama]  [Larry Peerce]  [10 Aug 1964]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Barbara Barrie, Bernie Hamilton, Harry Bellaver, Richard Mulligan
Plot:  Study of interracial marriage in the 1960's. A white divorcĂ©e falls in love with and marries an African-American man. When her ex-husband sues for custody of her child, arguing that a mixed...
Writer:  Orville H. Hampton, Raphael Hayes
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Why Would I Lie? | Movie Details for Director Larry Peerce | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  Why Would I Lie?  105 min,  PG,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Larry Peerce]  [08 Aug 1980]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Awards:  2 nominations.
Actors:  Gabriel Macht, Lisa Eichhorn, Susan Heldfond, Treat Williams
Plot:  Cletus is a compulsive liar. He prefers the term 'fabrication' to lie though. When Cletus becomes a social worker he's assigned the case of a boy called Jorge (with a 'J') who was taken ...
Writer:  Hollis Hodges (novel), Peter Stone
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Christmas Every Day | Movie Details for Director Larry Peerce | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  Christmas Every Day  95 min,  [Comedy, Fantasy]  [Larry Peerce]  [01 Dec 1996]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.4/10, External Reviews
Awards:  3 nominations.
Actors:  Bess Armstrong, Erik von Detten, Robert Hays, Yvonne Zima
Plot:  Billy Jackson is not having a good Christmas. He got a basketball and just can't make a jump shot. His Uncle David is coming to town to open a Valu-Mall, which will put his Dad's store out ...
Writer:  Stephen Alix (story), Stephen Alix (teleplay), Nancey Silvers (teleplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Other Side of the Mountain | Movie Details for Director Larry Peerce | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  The Other Side of the Mountain  103 min,  PG,  [Biography, Drama, Romance]  [Larry Peerce]  [20 Dec 1975]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.4/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Beau Bridges, Belinda Montgomery, Marilyn Hassett, Nan Martin
Plot:  Young ski champion Jill Kinmont is left paralyzed after a tragic skiing accident. Her best friend suffers the same fate after contracting polio. Jill must slowly put her life back together again with the help of those close to her.
Writer:  E.G. Valens (based on the book "A Long Way Up" by), David Seltzer (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Two-Minute Warning | Movie Details for Director Larry Peerce | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  Two-Minute Warning  115 min,  R,  [Drama, Thriller]  [Larry Peerce]  [12 Nov 1976]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Beau Bridges, Charlton Heston, John Cassavetes, Martin Balsam
Plot:  A psychotic sniper plans a massive killing spree in a Los Angeles football stadium during a major championship game. The police, led by Captain Peter Holly (Charlton Heston) and SWAT ...
Writer:  George LaFountaine (novel), Edward Hume (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Love Child | Movie Details for Director Larry Peerce | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 58%  Love Child  96 min,  R,  [Crime, Drama, Romance]  [Larry Peerce]  [15 Oct 1982]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Albert Salmi, Amy Madigan, Beau Bridges, Mackenzie Phillips
Plot:  It's an extraordinarily touching true-story about Terry Jean Moore, the determined, independent and young woman who is imprisoned for 7 years on account of a "five dollar" robbery. In the ...
Writer:  Anne Gerard (screenplay), Katherine Specktor (screenplay), Anne Gerard (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Bell Jar | Movie Details for Director Larry Peerce | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 57%  The Bell Jar  107 min,  R,  [Biography, Drama]  [Larry Peerce]  [25 Oct 1979]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Anne Jackson, Jameson Parker, Julie Harris, Marilyn Hassett
Plot:  As the horrors beneath the idealized 1950's come about, a successful young woman finds herself having a serious mental breakdown when she returns to New England.
Writer:  Marjorie Kellogg, Sylvia Plath (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Hard to Hold | Movie Details for Director Larry Peerce | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 48%  Hard to Hold  93 min,  PG,  [Drama, Music]  [Larry Peerce]  [06 Apr 1984]
Ratings:  IMDB 4.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Albert Salmi, Janet Eilber, Patti Hansen, Rick Springfield
Plot:  Details the efforts of a pop-rock star (James Roberts / Rick Springfield) to win the love of a woman he meets in a car accident. None of the usual gambits work on this woman, who has never ...
Writer:  Thomas Hedley Jr. (story), Richard Rothstein (story), Thomas Hedley Jr. (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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