Shelley Winters

Shelley Winters
Real name: Shirley Schrift
Birthdate: August 18, 1920
Date of death: January 14, 2006
Age: 85 years
Country: United States United States
Horoscope: Leo


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Shelley Winters Nominations & Awards

Academy Awards

 - Best Supporting Actress WINNER
 - Best Supporting Actress WINNER
 - Best Supporting Actress NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actress NOMINATED

Golden Globes Awards

 - Best Supporting Actress WINNER
 - Best Supporting Actress NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actress NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actress - Drama NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actress NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actress - Drama NOMINATED


 - Best Supporting Actress NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actress NOMINATED

New York Film Critics Circle

 - Best Leading Actress NOMINATED
Shirley Schrift was an American. She has won two Academy Awards and an Golden Globes Awards. She's known for Roseanne (TV Series) (1988), Lolita (1962) and The Poseidon Adventure (1972).

All Movies of Shelley Winters

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  • My Darling Vivian
    The story of Vivian Liberto, Johnny Cash's first wife and the mother of his four daughters.
    Character: Self (archive footage)
    United States  2020
  • The Portrait of a Lady
    Isabel Archer, an American heiress and free thinker travels to Europe to find herself. She tactfully rebuffs the advances of Caspar Goodwood, another American who has followed her to England. Her cousin, Ralph Touchett, wise but s...
    Character: Mrs. Touchett
    United Kingdom  1996
  • Heavy
    Victor is a cook who works in a greasy bar/restaurant owned by his mother, Dolly. It's just the two of them, a waitress named Delores, and a heavy drinking regular, Leo. But things change when Callie, a beautiful college drop-out,...
    United States  1995
  • Backfire!
    Just as Jeremy Jackson (Josh Mosby) attempts to become the first male firewoman in New York, fires begin mysteriously erupting from toilets all over the City and Fire Marshal Marc Marshall is called in to investigate. From the sta...
    United States  1995
  • Stepping Out
    A "has-been" Broadway performer moves to Buffalo and starts teaching tap dance lessons to a group of misfits who, through their dance classes, bond and realize what they can achieve. Their newfound self-confidence change...
    United States  1991
  • Steve McQueen: Man on the Edge
    Abandoned by his father, he was a reform school kid with nothing going for him and a giant chip on his shoulder. He joined the Marines, but never stayed far from trouble. Then he discovered acting - and the woman who would be with...
    Character: Self
    United States  1990
  • Roseanne (TV Series)
    TV Series (1988-1997). 9 Seasons. 222 Episodes. A highly original take on the tired genre of the American family sitcom. At the time, the gold standard was "The Cosby Show" and "Family Ties", both upper-middle ...
    Character:  Nana Mary 10 episodes, 1991-1996
    United States  1988
  • Very Close Quarters
    Depicts a communal flat in Russia where the Government randomly assigns 20 people to live in a one-bedroom apartment.
    Character: Galina
    United States  1986
  • The Delta Force
    When a band of ruthless terrorists hijack an airliner full of American passengers, the U.S. enlists the aid of an elite strike force to rescue the hostages.
    United States  1986
  • Déjà Vu
    Similar to the 1991 Dead Again starring Kenneth Branagh, this story of reincarnation and murder also features two couples who meet again in a new lifetime. Brooke Ashley (Jaclyn Smith) is a ballerina and Michael Richardson (Nigel ...
    United Kingdom  1985
  • Fanny Hill
    Happily engaged to her handsome fiance, Charles, Fanny is soon hit with one misfortune after another until she is forced to become a prostitute to survive. This is the story, with many erotic asides, of her struggle to regain her ...
    United Kingdom  1983
  • Looping
    A small carnival is in dire financial straits. Their show is attracting fewer and fewer paying customers, as their "attractions" are aging, out of shape and beset by internal feuds and bickering. One day a beautiful youn...
    West Germany (BRD)  1981
  • S.O.B.
    A scathing send-up of Hollywood, S.O.B. (the letters stand for "Standard Operational Bullshit") tells the story of Felix Farmer, a big-time producer who suffers a nervous breakdown after his big-budget, wholesome family ...
    United States  1981
  • City on Fire
    William Dudley (Leslie Nielson) is a corrupt mayor of a nameless Midwestern U.S. city who has allowed a chemical refinery to be built right in the center of town, far from any river, lake or reservoir. On one typical hot summer da...
    Character: Nurse Andrea Harper
    Canada  1979
  • Elvis (TV)
    Biographical movie about the famous rock singer Elvis Presley, also being the first collaboration of filmmaker John Carpenter with star Kurt Russell. It treads lightly on Elvis's dark side (his disdain for his film career, his pen...
    Character: Gladys Presley
    United States  1979
  • King of the Gypsies
    Not surprisingly, this fascinating dissection of Gypsy life in America was vilified by several ethnic special-interest groups, who'd previously delivered their mimeoed missives to novelist Peter Maas, on whose book the film was ba...
    United States  1978
  • Pete's Dragon
    This heartwarming musical blends live action, animation, and music to highlight the story of Pete (Sean Marshall), a young boy who is befriended by a delightful dragon named Elliot (voiced by Charlie Callas). The film features cha...
    Character: Lena Gogan
    United States  1977
  • Next Stop, Greenwich Village
    An aspiring Jewish actor moves out of his parents' Brooklyn apartment to seek his fortune in the bohemian life of Greenwich Village in 1953. He struggles to come to terms with his feelings about his mother's overbearing nature, wh...
    Character: Faye Lapinsky
    United States  1976
  • The Tenant
    Meek clerk Trelkovsky takes over a Parisian flat from a woman who has committed suicide. He meets Stella, one of the woman's friends, and begins a tentative relationship with her, but runs afoul of his imperious landlord Mr. Zy, t...
    Character: The Concierge
    France  1976
  • That Lucky Touch
    A European arms dealer (Roger Moore) meets a liberated woman journalist (Susannah York), who is writing a story about the ridiculous things men do with the armaments during a NATO war games meeting. Needless to say, the two meet a...
    Character: Diana Steedeman
    United Kingdom  1975
  • The Poseidon Adventure
    When an earthquake sends a tidal wave over a luxury liner on New Year's Eve the top-heavy vessel capsizes.
    Character: Belle Rosen
    United States  1972
  • What's the Matter with Helen?
    The Midwestern mothers of two Leopold and Loeb--like murderers move to Hollywood, California in the 1930s and open a dancing school for would-be Shirley Temples seeking to break into the movies. Adelle (Debbie Reynolds) falls in l...
    Character: Helen Hill aka Helen Martin
    United States  1971
  • Buona Sera, Mrs. Campbell
    Twenty years after their initial war-time visit three U.S. servicemen hold a reunion at an Italian village. They all have fond memories, especially of local girl Carla. But she has been telling each of them that they are the fathe...
    United States  1968
  • Wild in the Streets
    Max Flatow is a precocious, social miscreant who has a way with home-made explosives. When he tires of these, he runs away from home only to emerge seven years later as Max Frost, the world's most popular entertainer. When Congres...
    Character: Daphne Flatow
    United States  1968
  • Harper
    Lew Harper, a cool private investigator, is hired by a wealthy California matron to locate her kidnapped husband.
    Character: Fay Estabrook
    United States  1966
  • Alfie
    For Alfie, the only real life is sex life; only then can he kid himself he is living. Sex is not used as the working-class boy's way to 'the top'. Executive status has no appeal for Alfie. Nor has class mobility. He is quite conte...
    Character: Ruby
    United Kingdom  1966
  • The Three Sisters
    In a small Russian town at the turn of the century, three sisters (Olga, Irina, and Masha) and their brother Andrei live but dream daily of their return to their former home in Moscow, where life is charming and stimulating meanin...
    Character: Natalya
    United States  1966
  • The Greatest Story Ever Told
    George Stevens presents his monumental adaptation of the story of Jesus Christ starring Max von Sydow. The film concentrates on the most familiar episodes of the biblical story, including the birth of Christ in Bethlehem, Herod's ...
    Character: Woman Who Is Healed
    United States  1965
  • A Patch of Blue
    A young blind woman, living with her prostitute mother and sheltered inside most of her life, meets a black man, who, resisting family pressures, falls in love with her, puts her into a school for the blind, and promises to marry
    Character: Rose-Ann D'Arcey
    United States  1965
  • Time of Indifference
    A penniless countess falls in love with a cad, unaware that he is also involved on the side with her beautiful daughter.
    Italy  1964
  • A House Is Not a Home
    Based on Polly Adler's best-selling autobiography about her life in the Roaring Twenties as a legendary Madam. The movie follows Polly's life from an immigrant worker to becoming friend and confidante of underworld bigwigs, social...
    Character: Polly Adler
    United States  1964
  • The Chrysler Theatre (TV Series)
    TV Series (1963-1967). 4 seasons. 107 episodes. An American anthology series hosted by Bob Hope. Both dramatic and comedy shows were presented, featuring many of Hollywood's top names.
    Character:  Clarry Golden / ... 3 episodes, 1964-1967
    United States  1963
  • The Balcony
    The denizens of a sordid brothel become embroiled in a bloody coup in this arty political satire adapted from the Jean Genet play. Shelley Winters stars as the cathouse's madam, a stern woman who supervises the fantasy role-playin...
    Character: Madame Irma
    United States  1963
  • The Chapman Report
    Based on the best-selling novel by Irving Wallace that was inspired by the Kinsey Report on the sexual mores of suburban women, the film follows the personal (read sexual) lives of four women (Claire Bloom, Jane Fonda, Shelley Win...
    United States  1962
  • Lolita
    Stanley Kubrick's adaptation of Vladimir Nabokov's controversial LOLITA is a wicked satire of sexual obsession, sadomasochism, and fetishism. When mild-mannered professor Humbert Humbert (James Mason) arrives in the small town of ...
    Character: Charlotte Haze
    United Kingdom  1962
  • The Young Savages
    A district attorney investigates the racially charged case of three teenagers accused of the murder of a Puerto Rican boy. He begins to discover that the facts in the case aren't exactly as they seem to be.
    Character: Mary diPace
    United States  1961
  • Let No Man Write My Epitaph
    In this sequel to "Knock On Any Door", the residents of a Chicago tenement building band together to insure that the son of Nick Romano does not follow in his father's the electric chair.
    Character: Nellie Romano
    United States  1960
  • Odds Against Tomorrow
    Ex cop Dave Burke (Ed Begley) is looking to hire two men to assist him in a bank raid: Earl Slater (Robert Ryan), a white and racist ex-convict, and Johnny Ingram (Harry Belafonte), a black gambler and singer. Both are reluctant; ...
    Character: Lorry
    United States  1959
  • The Diary of Anne Frank
    Based on Anne Frank's diary, and the stage play that was adapted from it: In Nazi-occupied Holland, Otto Frank and his family have decided to go into hiding, because of the increasing persecutions against Jews. The businessman Kra...
    Character: Mrs. Petronella Van Daan
    United States  1959
  • I Am a Camera
    A young English writer, exploring the hedonism of 1930's Berlin, becomes involved with a joyfully amoral nightclub singer. The extravagant thoughtlessness of their world, with its champagne and... A young English writer, exploring...
    United Kingdom  1955
  • The Big Knife
    Charles Castle is a successful Hollywood actor who has opted for screen success over art. He must make critical decisions regarding his career...
    United States  1955
  • The Night of the Hunter
    A schizophrenic preacher (Robert Mitchum) - possibly the devil himself - relentlessly hunts two small children (Billy Chapin and Sally Jane Bruce) across the Depression-era Bible Belt to get at their dead fathers stolen fortune.
    United States  1955
  • Executive Suite
    When the president of a major furniture-manufacturing company suddenly dies, the members of the Board scramble to replace him quickly and quietly. Each man is driven by his own motives, be it avarice or altruism. An all-star cast ...
    Character: Eva Bardeman
    United States  1954
  • Phone Call from a Stranger
    David Trask, the sole survivor of an airplane crash, takes it upon himself to contact the families of the various victims. He is quite surprised at who he finds: the wife and son of a troubled doctor; a domineering mother-in-law o...
    United States  1952
  • Behave Yourself!
    A young couple's dog gets them mixed up in a string of murders.
    Character: Kate Denny
    United States  1951
  • A Place in the Sun
    George Eastman (Montgomery Clift), the poor nephew of rich industrialist Charles Eastman (Herbert Heyes), takes a job in his uncle's factory. Despite his family relationship to the owner, the rich Eastman family treats George as a...
    Character: Alice Tripp
    United States  1951
  • A Double Life
    The successful middle-aged Broadway actor Anthony "Tony" John is a dedicated lonely professional that still loves his former wife Brita. They are playing Othello for almost two years and Tony has a breakdown, beginning t...
    Character: Pat Kroll
    United States  1947
  • Knickerbocker Holiday
    It's 1650 in New Amsterdam, and Brom Broeck, a young outspoken newspaper publisher is arrested for printing advanced opinions on the undemocratic rule of Govenor "Peg-Leg" Stuyvesant. While Brom is in prison, old "P...
    Character: Ulda Tienhoven (as Shelley Winter)
    United States  1944