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The Ipcress File | Movie Details for Director Sidney J. Furie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  The Ipcress File  109 min,  APPROVED,  [Thriller]  [Sidney J. Furie]  [02 Aug 1965]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 3 BAFTA Film Awards. Another 2 wins & 4 nominations.
Actors:  Guy Doleman, Michael Caine, Nigel Green, Sue Lloyd
Plot:  In London, a counter espionage agent deals with his own bureaucracy while investigating the kidnapping and brainwashing of British scientists.
Writer:  W.H. Canaway (screenplay), James Doran (screenplay)
Language:  English, Albanian    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Lady Sings the Blues | Movie Details for Director Sidney J. Furie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  Lady Sings the Blues  144 min,  R,  [Biography, Drama, Music]  [Sidney J. Furie]  [12 Oct 1972]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 75%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 5 Oscars. Another 5 wins & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Billy Dee Williams, Diana Ross, James T. Callahan, Richard Pryor
Plot:  The story of the troubled life and career of the legendary Jazz singer, Billie Holiday.
Writer:  Chris Clark (screenplay), Suzanne De Passe (screenplay), William Dufty (book), Billie Holiday (book), Terence McCloy (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Leather Boys | Movie Details for Director Sidney J. Furie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  The Leather Boys  108 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [Sidney J. Furie]  [08 Mar 1964]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Colin Campbell, Dudley Sutton, Gladys Henson, Rita Tushingham
Plot:  An immature teenager marries a young biker but becomes disenchanted with the realities of working class marriage and her husband's relationship with his best friend.
Writer:  Gillian Freeman (screenplay), Gillian Freeman (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Boys in Company C | Movie Details for Director Sidney J. Furie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  The Boys in Company C  125 min,  R,  [Drama, War]  [Sidney J. Furie]  [12 Apr 1978]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Andrew Stevens, James Canning, Michael Lembeck, Stan Shaw
Plot:  In 1967, five young men undergo boot camp training before being shipped out to Vietnam. Once they get there, the experience proves worse than they could have imagined.
Writer:  Rick Natkin, Sidney J. Furie
Language:  English    Country:  Hong Kong, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Appaloosa | Movie Details for Director Sidney J. Furie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  The Appaloosa  98 min,  UNRATED,  [Western]  [Sidney J. Furie]  [01 Oct 1966]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Anjanette Comer, Emilio Fernández, John Saxon, Marlon Brando
Plot:  Man tries to recover a horse stolen from him by a Mexican bandit.
Writer:  James Bridges (screenplay), Roland Kibbee (screenplay), Robert MacLeod (novel)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Naked Runner | Movie Details for Director Sidney J. Furie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  The Naked Runner  101 min,  [Drama, Thriller]  [Sidney J. Furie]  [27 Jul 1967]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Derren Nesbitt, Frank Sinatra, Nadia Gray, Peter Vaughan
Plot:  Sam Laker is an American industrialist, working in Britain, who has just been awarded an international award for industrial design. He is planning to travel to East Germany to attend a ...
Writer:  Francis Clifford (novel), Stanley Mann (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Purple Hearts | Movie Details for Director Sidney J. Furie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 58%  Purple Hearts  116 min,  R,  [Drama, War]  [Sidney J. Furie]  [31 Aug 1984]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Annie McEnroe, Cheryl Ladd, Ken Wahl, Stephen Lee
Plot:  In middle of the Vietnam War, a Navy surgeon and a nurse fall in love. Their affection for one another provides a striking contrast to the violence of warfare.
Writer:  Sidney J. Furie, Rick Natkin
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Gable and Lombard | Movie Details for Director Sidney J. Furie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 51%  Gable and Lombard  131 min,  R,  [Biography, Drama, Romance]  [Sidney J. Furie]  [26 Feb 1976]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Allen Garfield, James Brolin, Jill Clayburgh, Red Buttons
Plot:  A biography about the love affair between 1930s Hollywood superstars Clark Gable and Carole Lombard.
Writer:  Barry Sandler
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Taking of Beverly Hills | Movie Details for Director Sidney J. Furie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 49%  The Taking of Beverly Hills  96 min,  R,  [Action, Thriller]  [Sidney J. Furie]  [11 Oct 1991]
Ratings:  IMDB 4.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Harley Jane Kozak, Ken Wahl, Matt Frewer, Robert Davi
Plot:  A group of embittered ex-cops use a chemical spill to raid the banks and homes of Beverly Hills.
Writer:  Sidney J. Furie (story), Rick Natkin (story), David Fuller (story), Rick Natkin (screenplay), David Fuller (screenplay), David J. Burke (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Little Fauss and Big Halsy | Movie Details for Director Sidney J. Furie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 39%  Little Fauss and Big Halsy  99 min,  R,  [Drama]  [Sidney J. Furie]  [21 Oct 1970]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 20%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 2 nominations.
Actors:  Lauren Hutton, Michael J. Pollard, Noah Beery Jr., Robert Redford
Plot:  A story of two motorcycle racers, the inept, unsuspecting Little Fauss (Michael J. Pollard) and the opportunistic, womanizing Halsey Knox (Redford).
Writer:  Charles Eastman
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Iron Eagle II | Movie Details for Director Sidney J. Furie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 36%  Iron Eagle II  105 min,  PG,  [Action, Drama, Romance]  [Sidney J. Furie]  [11 Nov 1988]
Ratings:  IMDB 3.6/10, External Reviews
Awards:  3 nominations.
Actors:  Alan Scarfe, Louis Gossett Jr., Mark Humphrey, Stuart Margolin
Plot:  General Chappy Sinclair assembles a joint U.S.- Soviet strike team to take out a rogue middle eastern nuclear base.
Writer:  Kevin Alyn Elders (characters), Sidney J. Furie (characters), Kevin Alyn Elders, Sidney J. Furie
Language:  English, Russian    Country:  Canada, Israel    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Iron Eagle | Movie Details for Director Sidney J. Furie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 36%  Iron Eagle  117 min,  PG-13,  [Action, Thriller, War]  [Sidney J. Furie]  [17 Jan 1986]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 20%, External Reviews
Actors:  David Suchet, Jason Gedrick, Larry B. Scott, Louis Gossett Jr.
Plot:  A young pilot plans a rescue mission when his father, an Air Force Colonel, is shot down over enemy territory and captured.
Writer:  Kevin Alyn Elders, Sidney J. Furie
Language:  English    Country:  USA, Israel, Canada    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Ladybugs | Movie Details for Director Sidney J. Furie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 33%  Ladybugs  90 min,  PG-13,  [Comedy, Sport]  [Sidney J. Furie]  [27 Mar 1992]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 14%, External Reviews
Awards:  3 nominations.
Actors:  Ilene Graff, Jackée Harry, Jonathan Brandis, Rodney Dangerfield
Plot:  To climb the corporate ladder to success, a guy agrees to coach the company's all girl soccer team with the help of his secret weapon: his fiancee's son.
Writer:  Curtis Burch
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Superman IV: The Quest for Peace | Movie Details for Director Sidney J. Furie | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 23%  Superman IV: The Quest for Peace  90 min,  PG,  [Action, Adventure, Family]  [Sidney J. Furie]  [24 Jul 1987]
Ratings:  IMDB 3.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 12%, Metacritic 22/100, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins & 6 nominations.
Actors:  Christopher Reeve, Gene Hackman, Jackie Cooper, Marc McClure, Margot Kidder
Plot:  The Man of Steel crusades for nuclear disarmament and meets Lex Luthor's latest creation, Nuclear Man.
Writer:  Jerry Siegel (character created by: Superman), Joe Shuster (character created by: Superman), Christopher Reeve (story by), Lawrence Konner (story by), Mark Rosenthal (story by), Lawrence Konner (screenplay by), Mark Rosenthal (screenplay by)
Language:  English, Russian, French, Italian    Country:  UK, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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