Search results for "Miloš Forman"

Golden Sixties: Miloš Forman (2009)

First episode from the ambitious documentary series about the Czech New Wave, focusing on Milos Forman, director of such films as 'Black Peter' (1964), 'Loves of a Blonde' ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Martin Sulík
CAST:  Miloš Forman

Amadeus (1984)

The incredible story of genius musician Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, told in flashback by his peer and secret rival Antonio Salieri – now confined to an insane asylum.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Music
DIRECTION:  Miloš Forman
CAST:  F. Murray Abraham  •  Tom Hulce  •  Elizabeth Berridge  •  Roy Dotrice

Goya's Ghosts (2006) RT 30% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Feb 2008

Painter Francisco Goya faces a scandal involving his muse, who is labeled a heretic by a monk.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Miloš Forman
CAST:  Javier Bardem  •  Natalie Portman  •  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Randy Quaid

Hair (1979) RT 89% / Audience 88%

DVD release: May 2001

"Hair" is a 1979 musical war comedy-drama film adaptation of the 1968 Broadway musical "Hair: An American Tribal Love-Rock Musical" about a Vietnam War draftee, Claude, who ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • History • Music
DIRECTION:  Miloš Forman
CAST:  John Savage  •  Treat Williams  •  Annie Golden  •  Beverly D'Angelo

Loves of a Blonde (1965)

Andula, an innocent Czech girl from a factory town, is desperately in search of love. She believes she's found it when she beds Milda, a charming young musician visiting from ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Miloš Forman
CAST:  Milada Ježková  •  Vladimír Menšík  •  Josef Kolb  •  Hana Brejchová

Man on the Moon (1999)

A film about the life and career of the eccentric avant-garde comedian, Andy Kaufman.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Miloš Forman
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Courtney Love  •  Bob Zmuda  •  Danny DeVito

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975) RT 95% / Audience 96%

DVD release: Dec 1997

While serving time for insanity at a state mental hospital, implacable rabble-rouser, Randle Patrick McMurphy inspires his fellow patients to rebel against the authoritarian ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Miloš Forman
CAST:  Jack Nicholson  •  Louise Fletcher  •  Danny DeVito  •  William Redfield

Ragtime (1981) RT 90% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Nov 2004

A young black pianist becomes embroiled in the lives of an upper-class white family set among the racial tensions, infidelity, violence, and other nostalgic events in early ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Miloš Forman
CAST:  James Cagney  •  Brad Dourif  •  Moses Gunn  •  Elizabeth McGovern

The Firemen's Ball (1967) RT 89% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Feb 2002

In Milos Forman's satire on Communism set in a small Czechoslovakian town in the 1960s, the local firemen decide to organize a ball, however the proceedings are dogged by ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Miloš Forman
CAST:  Jan Vostrčil  •  Josef Šebánek  •  Josef Valnoha  •  František Debelka

The People vs. Larry Flynt (1996) RT 87% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Jan 1998

Larry Flynt is the hedonistically obnoxious, but indomitable, publisher of Hustler magazine. The film recounts his struggle to make an honest living publishing his girlie ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Miloš Forman
CAST:  Woody Harrelson  •  Courtney Love  •  Edward Norton  •  Brett Harrelson

Valmont (1989) RT 54% / Audience 69%

DVD release: May 2002

Set in Baroque France, a scheming widow and her lover make a bet regarding the corruption of a recently married woman. The lover, Valmont, bets that he can seduce her, even ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Miloš Forman
CAST:  Colin Firth  •  Annette Bening  •  Meg Tilly  •  Fairuza Balk

Audition (1964) RT 80% / Audience 100%

Two closely related episodes. Youths make problems for two local orchestras about to compete nationally, and in a talent competition a young girl gets stage fright, while ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Miloš Forman
CAST:  Jiří Suchý  •  Jiří Šlitr  •  Vladimír Pucholt  •  Marketa Krotka

I Miss Sonia Henie (1971) RT Audience 29%

One camera in one setting, one attic and eight young directors – the result is a unique Dadaistic collage of seven short sketches. The original task for each filmmaker was to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Buck Henry  •  Frederick Wiseman  •  Tinto Brass  •  Miloš Forman  •  Paul Morrissey  •  Dušan Makavejev  •  Karpo Ačimović-Godina  •  Mladomir 'Puriša' Đorđević
CAST:  Brooke Hayward  •  Sonja Henie  •  Buck Henry  •  Branko Milićević

Black Peter (1964) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Aug 2004

Reality movie of a few days in the life of a Czechoslovak teenager when he starts work.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Miloš Forman
CAST:  Ladislav Jakim  •  Pavla Martinkova  •  Jan Vostrčil  •  Vladimír Pucholt

Visions of Eight (1973)

1973 documentary film offering a stylized look at the 1972 Summer Olympics, directed by eight different directors  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Miloš Forman  •  Claude Lelouch  •  Arthur Penn  •  Kon Ichikawa  •  John Schlesinger  •  Mai Zetterling  •  Yuri Ozerov  •  Michael Pfleghar

Taking Off (1971)

Unable to deal with her parents, Jeannie Tyne runs away from home. Larry and Lyne Tyne search for her, and in the process meet other people whose children ran away. With their ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Miloš Forman
CAST:  Lynn Carlin  •  Buck Henry  •  Linnea Heacock  •  Georgia Engel

Heartburn (1986) RT 47% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Jul 2004

Rachel is a food writer at a New York magazine who meets Washington columnist Mark at a wedding and ends up falling in love with him despite her reservations about marriage. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mike Nichols
CAST:  Meryl Streep  •  Jack Nicholson  •  Jeff Daniels  •  Maureen Stapleton

Keeping the Faith (2000) RT 69% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Best friends since they were kids, Rabbi Jacob Schram and Father Brian Finn are dynamic and popular young men living and working on New York's Upper West Side. When Anna ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Edward Norton
CAST:  Ben Stiller  •  Edward Norton  •  Jenna Elfman  •  Anne Bancroft

Beloved (2011) RT 55% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Dec 2012

From Paris in the 1960s to London in the first decade of the third millennium, Madeleine and her daughter Véra flit from one amorous adventure to the next, living for the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Christophe Honoré
CAST:  Chiara Mastroianni  •  Catherine Deneuve  •  Ludivine Sagnier  •  Louis Garrel

Carrière: 250 Meters (2011)

A portrait documentary tracing the inspiration, philosophy and imagination of the celebrated theatre and screen writer - and Bunuel's long term collaborator - Jean Claude ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Juan Carlos Rulfo  •  Natalia Gil Torné
CAST:  Peter Brook  •  Iris Carriere  •  Jean-Claude Carrière  •  Kiara Alice Carriere