Sidney Lumet

Director - USA
Born June 25, 1924 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Died April 9, 2011 in New York, New York, USA

Mini-Biography:
Sidney Lumet was born on June 25, 1924 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He was an American Director, known for The Morning After (1986), Running on Empty (1987), Power (1985), Sidney Lumet's first movie on record is from 1957. Sidney Lumet died on April 9, 2011 in New York, New York, USA. His last motion picture on file dates from 2007.
Biographical Notes in German: Der 1924 geborene Regisseur und Drehbuchautor SIDNEY LUMET erhielt im Laufe seiner Karriere Oscar-Nominierungen für "Die zwölf Geschworenen" (1975), "Hundstage" (1975), "Network" (1976) und "The Verdict - Die Wahrheit und nichts als die Wahrheit" (1982). Zu seinen neueren Filmen gehören "Family Business" mit Sean Connery und Dustin Hoffman in den Titelrollen, das Mörder-und-Gendarm-Spiel "Tödliche Fragen" und der Thriller "Jenseits der Unschuld".

Sidney Lumet, der seine Karriere als Schauspieler am Broadway begann, zählt heute zu den Meistern des amerikanischen Kinos. Als Fernsehregisseur bei der CBS drehte er in den 50er Jahren 150 Episoden der Kriminalserie 'Danger'. In den 60er Jahren schaffte er den Sprung zum Kino und drehte seither mehr als 40 Filme. Sein Debüt als Spielfilmregisseur feierte er mit dem Gerichtsdrama 'Die zwölf Geschworenen' (1957), für das er mit dem Goldenen Bären der Berlinale ausgezeichnet wurde. Darüber hinaus erhielten Film, Regie und Drehbuch-Adaption Oscar-Nominierungen. Weitere Filme sind u. a. der Thriller 'Serpico', in dem es um Korruption unter Polizisten geht (1973, zwei Oscar-Nominierungen und Golden Globe für Al Pacino), 'Hundstage' (1975), eine Nachzeichnung eines authentischen Banküberfalls (sechs Oscar-Nominierungen und Oscar für bestes Originaldrehbuch), 'Network' (1976), eine gefeierte Mediensatire (am 26.02.04 auf ARTE) und das Polizeidrama 'Prince of the City' (1981), für das er den Preis der New Yorker Filmkritik erhielt. Momentan beschäftigt er sich mit den Dreharbeiten zu dem Film 'The Set-Up', einer Geschichte über einem Profi-Boxer, der am Ende einer erfolgreichen Karriere steht.

Sidney Lumet starb am 9. April 2011 in seinem Haus in New York City.

Sidney Lumet Filmography [Auszug]
2007: [] Before The Devil Knows You're Dead (Director), with Philip Seymour Hoffman, Ethan Hawke, Albert Finney,
2006: [] Find me Guilty (Director), with Vin Diesel, Alex Rocco, ,
1998: [] Gloria (Director), with , , Jeremy Northam,
1997: [////1] Night falls on Manhattan (Director), with Andy Garcia, Richard Dreyfuss, Lena Olin,
1993: [/ /1] Guilty as sin (Vinovat ca pacatul) (Director), with Rebecca De Mornay, Don Johnson,
1992: [/ /1] Beyond Innocence (Director), with Rebecca DeMornay, Don Johnson, Stephen Lang,
1992: [/ /1] A Stranger among us (Director), with Melanie Griffith, Lee Richardson, Mia Sara,
1990: [/ /1] Q & A - Questions and Answers (Scenario), with Armand Assante, Luis Guzmán, Timothy Hutton,
1989: [/ /1] Family Business (Director), with Matthew Broderick, Bill McCutcheon, Salem Ludwig,
1987: [/ /1] Running on Empty (Director), with Jonas Arby, Ed Crowley, Judd Hirsch,
1986: [/ /1] The Morning After (Le lendemain du crime) (Director), with Fran Bennett, Jeff Bridges, Jane Fonda,
1985: [/ /1] Power (Director), with Kate Capshaw, Julie Christie, Richard Gere,
1984: [/ /1] Garbo talks (Director), with , Richard B. Shull, Dorothy Loudon,
1983: [/ /1] Daniel (Director), with Edward Asner, Ellen Barkin, Julie Bovasso,
1982: [/ /1] The Verdict (Director), with Edward Binns, Julie Bovasso, Lindsay Crouse,
1981: [/ /1] Prince of the City (Director), with Don Billett, Richard Foronjy, Ken Marino,
1979: [/ /1] Just tell me what you want (Director), with Judy Kaye, Alan King, Joseph Leon,
1976: [] Network (Director), with Beatrice Straight, Peter Finch, Conchata Ferrell,
1975: [/ /1] Dog day afternoon (Director), with Sully Boyar, James Broderick, John Cazale,
1975: [] Equus (Director),
1974: [11.21] Murder on the Orient-Express (Director), with Lauren Bacall, Vanessa Redgrave, Anthony Perkins,
1973: [] Serpico (Director), with Stephen Pearlman, , Cornelia Sharpe,
1972: [/ /1] The Offence (Director), with Anthony Sagar, Derek Newark, Richard Moore,
1971: [/ /1] The Anderson tapes (Záznamy o Andersonovi) (Director), with Martin Balsam, Dyan Cannon, Sean Connery,
1970: [/ /1] King: a filmed record ... Montgomery to Memphis (Director), Directed by Ely Landau,
1969: [05.00] The Appointment (Director), with Omar Sharif, Anouk Aimée, Didi Perego,
1968: [] The Sea Gull (Director), with James Mason, Vanessa Redgrave, Simone Signoret,
1966: [/ /1] The deadly affair (Director), with Harriet Andersson, James Mason, Maximilian Schell,
1965: [/ /1] The Group (Director), with Candice Bergen, , Joanna Pettet,
1964: [/ /1] The Pawnbroker (Director), with Thelma Oliver, Brock Peters, Jaime Sánchez,
1964: [/ /1] The hill (Director), with Harry Andrews, Ian Bannen, Sean Connery,
1963: [/ /1] Fail Safe (Director), with Edward Binns, Larry Hagman, Walter Matthau,
1962: [] Long day's journey into Night (Director), with Jeanne Barr, Katharine Hepburn, Ralph Richardson,
1960: [/ /1] The Fugitive Kind (Director), with Joanne Woodward, Anna Magnani, Victor Jory,
1959: [] That kind of Woman (Director), with Sophia Loren, Tab Hunter, Jack Warden,
1958: [04/22] Stage Struck (Director), with Henry Fonda, Susan Strasberg, Joan Greenwood,
1957: [04.00] Twelve angry men (Director), with Henry Fonda, Lee J. Cobb, Ed Begley,

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