EspañolEnglishSvenskaFrançaisPortuguês
Search
NOW IN THEATERS   |   BAFTA AWARDS 2021   |   CANNES FILM FESTIVAL 2021   |  

John Schlesinger

John Schlesinger
Real name: John Richard Schlesinger
Birthdate: February 16, 1926
Date of death: July 25, 2003
Age: 77 years
Country: United Kingdom United Kingdom
Horoscope: Aquarius

Ranking

I like


Normal


I don't like

John Schlesinger Nominations & Awards

Academy Awards

 - Best Director WINNER
 - Best Director NOMINATED
 - Best Director NOMINATED
   (Darling)

Golden Globes Awards

 - Best Director NOMINATED
 - Best Director NOMINATED
 - Best Director NOMINATED
   (Darling)

Razzie

 - Worst Director NOMINATED

BAFTA

 - Best Director WINNER
 - Best Director WINNER
 - Best Director NOMINATED
   (Yanks)

David di Donatello

 - Best foreign director WINNER
 - Best foreign director WINNER

Directors Guild of America (DGA)

 - Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film WINNER
 - Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film NOMINATED
 - Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film NOMINATED
   (Darling)

New York Film Critics Circle

 - Best Director WINNER
   (Darling)
John Richard Schlesinger was an British. He has won an Academy Awards, two BAFTA Awards and two David di Donatello Awards. He's known for Midnight Cowboy (1969), Marathon Man (1976) and The Day of the Locust (1975).

All Movies of John Schlesinger

  • The Tale of Sweeney Todd (TV)
    The fictional tale of the murderous 19th century barber (Ben Kinglsey) who sold his kills to a neighboring butcher (Joanna Lumley) for her renowned meat pies. A young innocent (Selina Boyack) and the dashing inspector (Campbell Sc...
    Director of the film
    United States  1997
  • The Twilight of the Golds (TV)
    When Suzanne Stein has a genetic analysis done on her unborn child, she discovers that although she has a healthy baby, the child will most likely be born gay, like her brother, David. She must decide whether to keep the child, or...
    United States  1996
  • Cold Comfort Farm
    7.9
    In 1930s England, Flora, a sophisticated young woman suddenly left penniless, seeks refuge with her eccentric relatives at the extremely shabby Cold Comfort Farm. Her presence disturbs and ultimately reinvigorates the torpid house...
    Director of the film
    United Kingdom  1995
  • The Celluloid Closet
    Author Armistead Maupin (Tales of the City) wrote Lily Tomlin's narration for this superb documentary, based on a book by the late Vito Russo, about Hollywood's treatment of homosexual characters in this century. Never pointing a ...
    United States  1995
  • Pacific Heights
    6.0
    A yuppie couple buy a large house in an exclusive San Fransisco neighborhood. They renovate it and plan to rent two apartments on the first floor to cover the costs. A prosperous looking man moves in but is not the ideal tenant. H...
    Director of the film
    United States  1990
  • Madame Sousatzka
    Bengali-speaking Sushila Sen, her husband and son, Manek, relocate from India to London, England and begin their lives as immigrants. Tragically, Mr. Sen passes away, leaving Sushila to struggle with everyday living and looking af...
    Director of the film
    United Kingdom  1988
  • Screen One (TV Series)
    (1985-2002). 6 seasons. Producer Kenith Trodd was part of a 1984 team brought together to study how the BBC should respond to Channel Four's pioneering efforts in making films for both television and theatrical release. The result...
    Director of the film
    United Kingdom  1985
  • The Falcon and the Snowman
    John Schlesinger directed this fact-based drama - adapted from Robert Lindsay's bestseller of the same title -- about two Californians, friends since boyhood, who are caught selling government secrets to the Soviet Union. Christop...
    Director of the film
    United States  1985
  • An Englishman Abroad (TV)
    Actress Coral Browne travels to Moscow, and meets a mysterious Englishman. Turns out he's the notorious spy, Guy Burgess. Based on a true story, with Ms. Browne playing herself.
    Director of the film
    United Kingdom  1983
  • Honky Tonk Freeway
    Ticlaw, a small town in Florida, has only one attraction: a safari park. The government constructs a freeway that passes near Ticlaw, but decides not to put an exit into the town. The people of Ticlaw, leaded by it's Mayor, will d...
    Director of the film
    United States  1981
  • Yanks
    6.4
    During WWII, the United States set up army bases in Great Britain as part of the war effort. Against their proper sensibilities, many of the Brits don't much like the brash Yanks, especially when it comes to the G.I.s making advan...
    Director of the film
    United Kingdom  1979
  • Marathon Man
    7.0
    As a Columbia University graduate student, Babe Levy (Dustin Hoffman), spends his spare time running in marathons. However, he winds up running for his life when he inadvertently becomes entangled in an espionage plot. Babe's brot...
    Director of the film
    United States  1976
  • The Day of the Locust
    7.1
    Tod Hackett, fresh out of Yale, wants to make it as an art director in late 1930's Hollywood - but he finds himself increasingly distracted by his new neighbor Faye, a would-be starlet with possible designs of her own on a lonely,...
    Director of the film
    United States  1975
  • Visions of Eight
    This documentary of the 1972 Summer Olympics, held in Munich, is remarkable for bringing eight of the world's most notable film directors to work on it. They are: Milos Forman, Yuri Ozerov, Mai Zetterling, Arthur Penn, Michael Pfl...
    Director of the film
    United States  1973
  • Sunday, Bloody Sunday
    7.2
    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...
    Director of the film
    United Kingdom  1971
  • Midnight Cowboy
    7.9
    Texas greenhorn Joe Buck arrives in New York for the first time. Preening himself as a real 'hustler', he finds that he is the one getting 'hustled' until he teams up with a down-and-out but resilient outcast named Ratso Rizzo. Th...
    Director of the film
    United States  1969
  • Far From the Madding Crowd
    7.2
    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...
    Director of the film
    United Kingdom  1967
  • Darling
    7.2
    Diana Scott (Julie Christie) is a young, attractive and vivacious London model who decides to climb the social ladder quickly by jumping, rather fecklessly, in and out of assorted beds. She is a reckless seeker of self caught up i...
    Director of the film
    United Kingdom  1965
  • Billy Liar
    7.4
    A lazy, irresponsible young clerk in provincial Northern England lives in his own fantasy world and makes emotionally immature decisions as he alienates friends and family.
    Director of the film
    United Kingdom  1963
  • A Kind of Loving
    A young man, inching his way up from working-class traditions via a white-collar job, finds himself trapped by the frightening reality of his girlfriend's pregnancy and is forced into marrying her and moving in with his mother-in-...
    Director of the film
    United Kingdom  1962
  • Terminus
    The movie follows the routine of an agitated train station - the Waterloo Station - making a brief yet important cultural portrait of the 1960's England, mixing reality and fiction.
    Director of the film
    United Kingdom  1961
  • 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
  • The Divided Heart
    During World War II, a German woman named Inga (Cornell Borchers, who won a Best Foreign Actress BAFTA Award) goes missing and is presumed dead. Her infant son is placed in an orphanage where, years later, he's adopted by childles...
    United Kingdom  1954
https://polymovies.com