Peter Finch

Peter Finch
Real name: Frederick George Peter Ingle Finch
Birthdate: September 28, 1916
Date of death: January 14, 1977
Age: 60 years
Country: United Kingdom United Kingdom
Horoscope: Libra


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Peter Finch Nominations & Awards

Academy Awards

 - Best Leading Actor WINNER
 - Best Leading Actor NOMINATED

Golden Globes Awards

 - Best Leading Actor - Drama WINNER
 - Best Leading Actor - Drama NOMINATED


 - Best Leading Actor WINNER
 - Best Leading Actor WINNER
 - Best British Actor WINNER
 - Best British Actor WINNER
 - Best British Actor WINNER
 - Best British Actor NOMINATED
 - Best British Actor NOMINATED

Berlin Film Festival

 - Silver Bear - Best Actor WINNER

New York Film Critics Circle

 - Best Leading Actor NOMINATED

 - Best Leading Actor WINNER
Frederick George Peter Ingle Finch was an British. He has won an Academy Awards, an Golden Globes Awards and five BAFTA Awards. He's known for No Love for Johnnie (1961), Network (1976) and The Nun's Story (1959).

All Movies of Peter Finch

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  • Raid on Entebbe (TV)
    Second of a series of dramas about a daring Israeli commando assult on the Entebbe Airport in Uganda.
    Character: Yitzhak Rabin
    United States  1976
  • Network
    NETWORK follows the doomed path of aging newsman Howard Beale (Peter Finch), who upon learning that he is to be fired after decades as a news anchor announces to millions of viewers that he will publicly commit suicide during his ...
    United States  1976
  • Lost Horizon
    This retelling of the classic tale of James Hilton's Utopian lost world plays out uneasily amid musical production numbers and Bacharach pop music. While escaping war-torn China, a group of Europeans crash in the Himalayas, where ...
    United States  1973
  • Sunday, Bloody Sunday
    A Jewish doctor, Daniel Hirsh (Peter Finch) and a middle-aged woman, Alex Greville (Glenda Jackson) are both having affairs with the same male artist, Bob Elkin (Murray Head). Not only are Hirsh and Greville aware that Elkin is se...
    Character: Daniel Hirsh
    United Kingdom  1971
  • The Red Tent
    The commander of a failed 1928 Arctic airship expedition is remembering the events of the "Italia" airship flight, crash and subsequent rescue efforts. The "ghosts" of people involved in the events appear in hi...
    Character: Umberto Nobile
    Soviet Union (USSR)  1969
  • The Legend of Lylah Clare
    A dictatorial film director (Finch) hires an unknown actress (Novak) to play the lead role in a planned movie biography of a late, great Hollywood star.
    United States  1968
  • Far From the Madding Crowd
    Based on Thomas Hardy's 19th century novel, Bathsheba Everdene (Julie Christie) is a willful, passionate girl who is never satisfied with anything less than a man's complete and helpless adoration. And she captures the lives and l...
    Character: William Boldwood
    United Kingdom  1967
  • Judith
    Character: Aaron Stein
    United States  1966
  • The Flight of the Phoenix
    After a cargo plane crashes in a sandstorm in the Sahara, the surviving crew must fight starvation and their own fears in order to escape from the harsh desert before their meager supplies of food and water run out. The Flight of ...
    Character: Captain Harris
    United States  1965
  • Girl with Green Eyes
    An awkward young Irish farm girl Kate Brady moves to Dublin and shares a room with funny, outgoing Baba Brennan, where she soon meets Eugene Gaillard, a middle-aged writer, who is immediately attracted to the shy and innocent Kate...
    United Kingdom  1964
  • The Pumpkin Eater
    The study of a marriage. Jo has five children and husband number two when she meets writer Jake Armitage. She leaves this husband to marry Jake, and his career takes off. A few years and at least one child later, Jo is deeply depr...
    Character: Jake
    United Kingdom  1964
  • In the Cool of the Day
    After he mends a marital rift between a vacationing young couple, the bored, fragile wife falls hopelessly in love with the husband's ex-colleague who is married to a long suffering and emotionally and physically scarred woman. Th...
    Character: Murray Logan
    United States  1963
  • No Love for Johnnie
    Johnnie Byrne is a member of the British Parliament. In his 40s, he's feeling frustrated with his life and his personal as well as professional problems tower up over him.
    United Kingdom  1961
  • Robert Louis Stevenson's Kidnapped
    Kidnapped and cheated out of his inheritance, young David Balfour falls in with a Jacobite adventurer, Alan Breck Stewart. Falsely accused of murder, they must flee across the Highlands, evading the redcoats.
    United States  1960
  • The Nun's Story
    Audrey Hepburn stars in The Nun's Story as Sister Luke, postulant of a Belgian order of nuns. Though frequently disillusioned in her efforts to spread good will -- at one point she is nearly killed by a mental patient (Colleen Dew...
    Character: Dr. Fortunati
    United States  1959
  • The Shiralee
    An itinerant rural worker named Macauley —sometimes described as a “swagman” or “swaggie”—suddenly finds himself taking responsibility for his child. Having returned from “walkabout”, he finds his wife entwined in ...
    United Kingdom  1957
  • Windom's Way
    A doctor's sophisticated wife joins him at his remote Asian practice to try and patch up their marriage. Increasingly violent friction between local rubber plantation workers and the authorities force both parties to make decision
    United Kingdom  1957
  • A Town Like Alice
    In 1941, The advancing Japanese army captures a lot of British territory very quickly. The men are sent off to labor camps, but they have no plan on what to do with the women and children of the British. A group is sent on a force...
    United Kingdom  1956
  • The Battle of the River Plate
    Set during the early years of World War II, the War in the Atlantic. The Royal Navy was fighting a desperate battle to keep the convoy routes open to keep the British Isles supplied. One great danger was the surface raiders, huge ...
    United Kingdom  1956
  • Josephine and Men
    The trouble with Josephine is that her ever-loving and over-sympathetic nature leads her to switch from needful men to even more needful men...
    United Kingdom  1955
  • The Dark Avenger
    Edward, Prince of Wales, son and heir to his father King Edward III of England, leads an English army to the French province of Aquitaine to protect the inhabitant from the ravages of the French. After defeating the French in batt...
    United States  1955
  • Father Brown
    Father Brown is an eccentric priest who spends his spare time working as an amateur private-eye to capture and reform criminals. When he is outwitted by the sly, international art thief Flambeau, the priest has his work cut out fo...
    United Kingdom  1954
  • Elephant Walk
    John Wiley takes his new bride, Ruth to "Elephant Walk", a tea plantation in Ceylon which happens to be on the path where elephants roam. Soon Ruth discovers the truth about John's plantation and the effect it has on him...
    Character: John Wiley
    United States  1954
  • The Heart of the Matter
    Details a life-changing moral crisis for Major Henry Scobie, a Catholic police officer in a British West African Colony.
    United Kingdom  1953
  • The Story of Gilbert and Sullivan
    The common career of W.S. Gilbert,a barrister turned comic writer, and Arthur Sullivan, a classic composer turned converted against his will to light music, who wrote fourteen operettas between 1871 and 1896, to great public accla
    United Kingdom  1953
  • The Wooden Horse
    In a POW camp, the Nazis have placed the huts far from the boundary so that any escape tunnel would have to be a long one. One British officer has the idea of starting a daily gynmastics routine using a vaulting horse.
    Character: Australian in Hospital
    United States  1950