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This page indexes the individual year in film pages. Each year is annotated with a significant event as a reference point. For other uses see film (disambiguation) Film refers to the celluliod media on which movies are printed Film — also called movies, the cinema, the silver screen, moving pictures, photoplays, picture shows, flicks, or motion pictures, — is a field that encompasses motion pictures as an art form or as part of...


19th century in film

See also: 19th century in film See also: 1900 in film, list of years in film. Events 1832 - Joseph Plateau (Belgium) and Simon Stampfer (Vienna) introduced simultaneously a scientific demonstration device that creates an optical illusion of movement by mounting drawings on the face of a slotted, spinning disk. ...

See also: 1888 1891 in film 19th century in film years in film film Events Roundhay Garden Scene is credited as the first ever film made in history. ... Roundhay Garden Scene is a 1888 short film credited as the first film ever made in history. ... See also: 1890 in film 1891 1891 films 1892 in film 19th century in film years in film film Events First public display of Thomas Alva Edisons prototype kinetoscope (shown at Edisons Laboratory for a convention of the National Federation of Womens Clubs). ... See also: 1891 in film 1892 1892 films 1893 in film 19th century in film years in film film Events Births April 2 - Jack Warner, Hollywood studio founder (d. ... See also: 1892 in film 1893 1893 films 1894 in film 19th century in film years in film film Events Births September 26 – Gladys Brockwell, American actress (d. ... See also: 1893 in film 1894 1894 films 1895 in film 19th century in film years in film film Events January 7 - W.K. Dickson receives a patent for motion picture film. ... Thomas Alva Edison (February 11, 1847 - October 18, 1931) was an inventor and businessman who developed many important devices. ... Fred Ott in mid-sneeze Frederick P. Ott (b. ... See also: 1894 in film 1895 1895 films 1896 in film 19th century in film years in film film Events March 22 - First display of motion pictures by Auguste and Louis Lumière (private screening). ... See also: 1895 in film 1896 1896 films 1897 in film 19th century in film years in film film Events January - In Britain, Birt Acres and Robert W. Paul developed their own film projector, the Theatrograph (later known as the Animatograph). ... See also: 19th century in film 1896 in film 1897 1898 in film years in film film Events 125 people died during a film screening at the Charity Bazaar in Paris after a curtain catches on fire from the ether used to fuel the projector lamp. ... See also: 19th century in film 1897 in film 1898 1899 in film years in film film Events Births September 14 - Hal B. Wallis, major American film producer (d. ... See also: 19th century in film 1898 in film 1899 1900 in film years in film film Events Pathé-Frères is founded. ... Gustave Dorés illustration for Cendrillon This article is about the fairy tale. ...

1900s

See also: 1900s in film

See also: 19th century in film 1899 in film 1900 1901 in film 1900s in film years in film film Events Births January 1 - Mildred Davis, actress (d. ... See also: 1900 in film 1901 1902 in film years in film film Events Edwin S. Porteris put in charge of Thomas Edisons motion-picture production company. ... See also: 1901 in film 1902 1903 in film years in film film Events March 10 - Circuit Courts decision disallows Thomas Edison from having a monopoly on motion picture technology. ... Categories: Movie stubs | 1902 films | French films | Science fiction films | Steampunk ... See also: 1902 in film 1903 1904 in film years in film film Events The Great Train Robbery, by Edwin S. Porter The Magic Lantern / La Lanterne magicue, produced by Georges Méliès What Happened in the Tunnel Births January 18 - Werner Hinz, actor (d. ... Justus D. Barnes in a famous still from The Great Train Robbery The Great Train Robbery is a 1903 western film. ... Edwin S. Porter (April 21, 1869 - April 30, 1941) was an influencial early film pioneer, originally from Scozia, Italy. ... See also: 1903 in film 1904 1905 in film years in film film Events The Great Train Robbery, by Siegmund Lubin (a remake of the 1903 classic. ... Justus D. Barnes in a famous still from The Great Train Robbery The Great Train Robbery is a 1903 western film. ... See also: 1904 in film 1905 1906 in film years in film film Events Pathé Frères colors black and white films by machine. ... See also: 1905 in film 1906 1907 in film years in film film Events Ben Hur, directed by Sidney Olcott. ... Ben Hur is a 15 minute long 1907 silent film. ... Sidney Olcott (September 20, 1873 - December 16, 1949) was a Canadian producer, director, actor and writer. ... The Story of the Kelly Gang is widely regarded as the worlds first feature length film. ... See also: 1906 in film 1907 1908 in film years in film film Events Carl Laemmle of German development of Syncroscope. ... See also: 1907 in film 1908 1909 in film years in film film Events Thomas Edison formed the Motion Picture Patents Company, with goals of controlling production and distribution, raising theater admission prices, cooperating with censorship bodies, and preventing film stock from getting into the hands of nonmember producers. ... Thomas Alva Edison (February 11, 1847 - October 18, 1931) was an inventor and businessman who developed many important devices. ... MPPC stands for Motion Picture Patents Company, also known as the Edison Trust, also known as the First Oligopoly. ... See also: 1908 in film 1909 1910 in film years in film film Events none Births January 1 - Dana Andrews, actor (d. ...

1910s

See also: 1910s in film

See also: 1909 in film 1910 1911 in film years in film film Events The newsreel footage of the funeral of King Edward VII of the United Kingdom is shot in Kinemacolor, making it the first color newsreel. ... Frankenstein, or The Modern Prometheus is a novel by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley. ... See also: 1910 in film 1911 1912 in film years in film film Events October 27: David Horsleys, Nestor Motion Picture Company opens the first motion picture studio in Hollywood. ... For other uses, see Hollywood (disambiguation) Greetings from Hollywood Hollywood is a district of the City of Los Angeles, California, U.S.A., that runs from about Vermont Avenue on the east to just beyond Laurel Canyon Boulevard above Sunset and Crescent Heights Boulevards on the west; the north to... See also: 1911 in film 1912 1913 in film years in film film Events Mack Sennett, who had previously worked as an actor and comedy director with D. W. Griffith, formed a new company, Keystone Studios, that played an important role in developing slapstick comedy. ... From the Manger To the Cross is a 1912 film which tells the story of Jesus life. ... Sidney Olcott (September 20, 1873 - December 16, 1949) was a Canadian producer, director, actor and writer. ... See also: 1912 in film 1913 1914 in film years in film film Events The first Charlie Chaplin movies are made D. W. Griffith completes his series of Biograph Shorts, begun in 1909, and leaves the American Mutoscope and Biograph Company in New York City to make full length motion... Chaplin in his costume as The Tramp Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin, (April 16, 1889 – December 25, 1977) was the most famous actor in early to mid Hollywood cinema, and later also a notable director. ... See also: 1913 in film 1914 1915 in film years in film film Events The 3,300-seat Strand Theater opens in New York City. ... Tillies Punctured Romance is the name of two early comedy films made in 1914 and 1928: Tillies Punctured Romance (1914 film), starring Charlie Chaplin Tillies Punctured Romance (1928 film), starring W. C. Fields This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might... Michael (or Micheal) Sinnott (January 17, 1880 - November 5, 1960), better known as Mack Sennett, was an innovator of slapstick comedy in film. ... Marie Dressler (November 9, 1868 - July 28, 1934) was a Canadian actress. ... Chaplin in his costume as The Tramp Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin, (April 16, 1889 – December 25, 1977) was the most famous actor in early to mid Hollywood cinema, and later also a notable director. ... Mabel Normand (November 16, 1892 - February 20, 1930) was a US film actress, who was a popular comedienne in silent films. ... See also: 1914 in film 1915 1916 in film years in film film Events Top grossing films The Birth of a Nation Movies released A Fool There Was, starring Theda Bara The Birth of a Nation, starring Lillian Gish Carmen, starring Theda Bara Fattys Tintype Tangle, starring and directed... The Country Girl is a 1915 silent film, starring Florence La Badie. ... Florence M.L. La Badie (born possibly April 27, 1888 - October 13, 1917) was the daughter of Joseph E. La Badie and his wife Amanda from Montreal, Quebec, Canada. ... The Birth of a Nation is a controversial silent film directed by D.W. Griffith, based on the play The Clansmen and the book The Leopards Spots, both by Thomas Dixon. ... See also: 1915 in film 1916 1917 in film years in film film Events November 19 - Samuel Goldfish (later renamed Samuel Goldwyn) and Edgar Selwyn establish Goldwyn Company (the company later became one of the most successful independent filmmakers). ... There is also a movie called Intolerance. ... See also: 1916 in film 1917 1918 in film years in film film Events Technicolor is introduced Top grossing films Cleopatra Movies released Movies released in 1917 include: The Adventurer, a Charlie Chaplin short. ... Alternate use: Technicolor (physics) Technicolor is a three-strip color film process pioneered in the 1930s by the Technicolor Corporation, a company created by the husband-and-wife team of Herbert and Natalie Kalmus. ... Tarzan, a character created by Edgar Rice Burroughs, first appeared in the 1914 novel Tarzan of the Apes, and then in twenty-three sequels. ... See also: 1918 in film 1919 1920 in film years in film film Events February 5 - Charlie Chaplin, Mary Pickford, Douglas Fairbanks, Sr. ... Douglas Fairbanks (May 23, 1883 – December 12, 1939) was an American actor, screenwriter, director and producer, who became noted for his swashbuckling roles in silent movies such as The Mark of Zorro (1920), The Three Musketeers (1921), Robin Hood (1922), The Thief of Bagdad (1924) and The Black Pirate (1926). ... Mary Pickford (April 8, 1892 - May 29, 1979) was a motion picture star, known as Americas Sweetheart and the girl with the curl. ... Chaplin in his costume as The Tramp Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin, (April 16, 1889 – December 25, 1977) was the most famous actor in early to mid Hollywood cinema, and later also a notable director. ... David Lewelyn Wark Griffith ( January 22, 1875 – July 23, 1948) was an American film director (commonly known as D. W. Griffith) probably best known for his film The Birth of a Nation. ...

1920s

See also: 1920s in film Other Lists of Movies List of years in film in the 1920s 1920 1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 Decades in Film: 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s List of movies See also Film, History of cinema Categories: 1920s ...

See also: 1919 in film 1920 1921 in film 1920s in film years in film film Events November 28 - The Mask of Zorro, starring Douglas Fairbanks, Sr. ... Joseph Francis Keaton (October 4, 1895 – February 1, 1966), always known as Buster Keaton, was a popular and influential American silent_film comic actor and filmmaker. ... See also: 1920 in film 1921 1922 in film 1920s in film years in film film Events February 20 - The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, starring Rudolph Valentino, premieres. ... Laurel and Hardy Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy were the members of the most famous comedy duo in film history. ... See also: 1921 in film 1922 1923 in film 1920s in film years in film film Events November 26 - Toll of the Sea debuts as the first general release film to use two-tone Technicolor (The Gulf Between was the first film to do so but it was not widely... Max Schreck as Count Orlok Nosferatu, eine Symphonie des Grauens (A Symphony of Horrors in German) is a German Expressionist film originally shot in 1922 by F.W. Murnau. ... A poster for the 1931 Our Gang comedy Love Business featuring depictions of (l to r) Pete the Pup, Jackie Cooper, and Norman Chubby Chaney. ... See also: 1922 in film 1923 1924 in film 1920s in film years in film film Events April 15 - Lee De Forest demonstrates the Phonofilm sound-on-film system at the Rivoli Theater in New York with a series of short musical films featuring vaudeville performers. ... Harold Clayton Lloyd (April 20, 1893 - March 8, 1971) was an American actor. ... Safety Last is a 1923 comedy silent film in which a young store clerk convinces his boss to pay $1000 for anyone who will climb the face of the store building. ... Events Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) considers making a silent film of The Wizard of Oz. ... See also: 1924 in film 1925 1926 in film 1920s in film years in film film Events Top grossing films Ben-Hur His People The Unholy Three The Freshman Movies released Movies released in 1925 include: Ben-Hur, starring Ramon Novarro. ... Categories: Stub | 1883 births | 1930 deaths ... Lon Chaney in The Phantom of the Opera The 1925 film version of The Phantom of the Opera, starring Lon Chaney, Sr. ... Magnum opus, from the Latin meaning great work, refers to the best or most renowned achievement of an author, artist, or composer. ... Greed is a 1924 dramatic silent movie about an honest dentist whose wife wins a lottery ticket, only to become obsessed with money. ... See also: 1925 in film 1926 1927 in film 1920s in film years in film film Events August - Warner Brothers debuts the first Vitaphone film, Don Juan. ... Don Juan is a legendary fictional libertine, whose story has been told many times by different authors. ... Rudolph Valentino (May 6, 1895 - August 23, 1926) was an Italian actor. ... See also: 1926 in film 1927 1928 in film 1920s in film years in film film Events January 10 - The film Metropolis by Fritz Lang premieres. ... Al Jolson - Wikipedia /**/ @import /skins/monobook/IE50Fixes. ... The Jazz Singer is a 1927 U.S. movie notable for being the first talking motion picture to be widely commercially distributed. ... See also: 1927 in film 1928 1929 in film 1920s in film years in film film Events Although some movies released in 1928 had sound, most were still silent. ... Steamboat Willie, released on November 18, 1928, is an animated cartoon featuring Mickey Mouse. ... For the same named company; see The Walt Disney Company Walt Disney Walter Elias Disney (December 5, 1901–December 15, 1966) was an American animated film producer and animator. ... See also: 1928 in film 1929 1930 in film 1920s in film 1930s in film years in film film Events The days of the silent film were numbered. ... Although he never won an Oscar for any of his movie performances, the comedian Bob Hope received two honorary Oscars for his contributions to cinema. ... Laurel and Hardy Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy were the members of the most famous comedy duo in film history. ... Thelma Todd (July 29, 1905 - December 16, 1935) was a American film actress. ...

1930s

See also: 1930s in film Other Lists of Movies List of years in film in the 1930s 1930 1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 Decades in Film: 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s List of movies See also Film, History of cinema Categories: 1930s ...

See also: 1929 in film 1930 1931 in film 1930s in film 1920s in film years in film film Events Top grossing films The Indians Are Coming Madam Satan Der Blaue Engel Academy Awards Best Picture: All Quiet on the Western Front - Universal Studios Best Actress: Norma Shearer - The Divorcee... Busby Berkeley (November 29, 1895–March 14, 1976), born William Berkeley Enos in Los Angeles, California, was a highly influential Hollywood movie director and musical choreographer. ... This article is about Whoopee! the show and the film. ... Eddie Cantor (January 31, 1892 - October 10, 1964) was a comedian, singer, actor, songwriter, and one of the most popular entertainers in the United States of America in the early and middle 20th century. ... Max Fleischer (July 19, 1883–September 11, 1972) was an important pioneer in the development of the animated cartoon. ... Betty Boop is an animated character appearing in the Talkartoon and Betty Boop series of films produced by Max Fleischer. ... See also: 1930 in film 1931 1932 in film 1930s in film years in film film Events Top grossing films Frankenstein, starring Boris Karloff Ingagi, starring Sir Hubert Winstead Mata Hari, starring Greta Garbo and Lionel Barrymore Academy Awards Best Picture: Cimarron - MGM Best Actor: Lionel Barrymore - A Free Soul... See also: 1931 in film 1932 1933 in film 1930s in film years in film film Events Shirley Temples film career begins Disney released Flowers and Trees their first cartoon in three-strip Technicolor film. ... Shirley Temple Black was a former child actress and United States diplomat. ... See also: 1932 in film 1933 1934 in film 1930s in film years in film film Events March 2 - King Kong premieres in New York City. ... For the same named company; see The Walt Disney Company Walt Disney Walter Elias Disney (December 5, 1901–December 15, 1966) was an American animated film producer and animator. ... Flowers and Trees was the first animated cartoon to be produced in the full-color three-strip Technicolor process. ... Alternate use: Technicolor (physics) Technicolor is a three-strip color film process pioneered in the 1930s by the Technicolor Corporation, a company created by the husband-and-wife team of Herbert and Natalie Kalmus. ... Popeye from an opening still from one of his cartoon shorts, with his characteristic corncob pipe and single good eye. ... Popeye from an opening still from one of his cartoon shorts, with his characteristic corncob pipe and single good eye. ... See also: 1933 in film 1934 1935 in film 1930s in film years in film film Events January 26 - Samuel Goldwyn (of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer) finally purchased the film rights to The Wizard of Oz from Frank J. Baum for $40,000. ... Samuel Goldwyn (August 17, 1882, Warsaw, Poland – January 31, 1974, Los Angeles, California, United States) was a major producer of motion pictures. ... The Wonderful Wizard of Oz is a childrens story written by L. Frank Baum, illustrated by W.W. Denslow, and first published in 1900. ... The Three Stooges was an American comedy act in the 20th century. ... Shirley Temple Black was a former child actress and United States diplomat. ... The Production Code (also known as the Hays Code) was a set of guidelines governing the production of motion pictures. ... See also: 1934 in film 1935 1936 in film 1930s in film years in film film Events Judy Garland signs a contract with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM). ... Laurel and Hardy Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy were the members of the most famous comedy duo in film history. ... Alternate use: Technicolor (physics) Technicolor is a three-strip color film process pioneered in the 1930s by the Technicolor Corporation, a company created by the husband-and-wife team of Herbert and Natalie Kalmus. ... The classic logo of RKO Radio Pictures. ... Becky Sharp is the main character in the novel Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray, first published in 1847. ... See also: 1935 in film 1936 1937 in film 1930s in film years in film film Events January 6 - first Porky Pig animated cartoon September 28 - The Marx Brothers Harpo Marx marries actress Susan Fleming Top grossing films Red River Valley Academy Awards Best Picture: The Great Ziegfeld - Metro-Goldwyn... Thelma Todd (July 29, 1905 - December 16, 1935) was a American film actress. ... Mickey Daniels was a regular on the Our Gang short series during the silent film era. ... See also: 1936 in film 1937 category:1937 films 1938 in film 1930s in film years in film film Events Top grossing films Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Conquest Damaged Lives Parnell La Grande illusion Annapolis Salute Pépé le Moko Green Fields Academy Awards Best Picture: The Life... Snow White (or Snow-White) is a fictional character in the fairy tale Snow-White and Rose-Red by the Brothers Grimm. ... See also: 1937 in film 1937 1939 in film 1930s in film years in film film Events January — MGM announces that Judy Garland would be cast in the role of Dorothy in the upcoming Wizard of Oz motion picture. ... The Wizard of Oz is a 1939 musical fantasy film based on L. Frank Baums turn-of-the-century childrens story The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, in which a resourceful American girl is snatched up by a Kansas tornado and deposited in a fantastic land of witches, talking... See also: 1938 in film 1939 1940 in film 1930s in film 1940s in film years in film film Events Movie historians and film buffs often look back on the year 1939 as the greatest year in film history. ... Gone With the Wind was an instant success. ... This article is about the state capital of Georgia. ...

1940s

See also: 1940s in film Other Lists of Movies List of years in film in the 1940s 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 Decades in Film: 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s List of movies See also Film, History of cinema Categories: 1940s ...

See also: 1939 in film 1940 1941 in film 1940s in film 1930s in film years in film film Events February 7 - The animated movie Pinocchio is released. ... See also: 1940 in film 1941 1942 in film 1940s in film years in film film Events Top grossing films Sergeant York Buck Privates, starring Abbott and Costello Tobacco Road Academy Awards Best Picture: How Green Was My Valley - 20th Century-Fox Best Actor: Gary Cooper - Sergeant York Best Actress... Citizen Kane is the first feature film directed by Orson Welles (he had directed two short films previously), and is loosely based on the life of the newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst and the reclusive aerospace and movie mogul Howard Hughes. ... Orson Welles, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1937 George Orson Welles (May 6, 1915 - October 10, 1985) is commonly considered one of Hollywoods greatest directors, as well as a fine actor, broadcaster and screenwriter. ... See also: 1941 in film 1942 1943 in film 1940s in film years in film film Events Carole Lombard is killed in a plane crash when returning from a War Bond tour. ... Thumper with Bambi (right) Bambi, based on the 1923 book Bambi, A Life in the Woods by Felix Salten, is a Disney cartoon movie that debuted on August 13, 1942. ... Casablanca is a 1942 movie set during World War II in the Vichy-controlled Moroccan city of Casablanca. ... Humphrey Bogart (December 25, 1899 – January 14, 1957) was an iconic American actor who retains legendary status decades after his death. ... Ingrid Bergman (b. ... See also: 1942 in film 1943 1944 in film 1940s in film years in film film Events Top grossing films North America For whom the Bell Tolls The Song of Bernadette This is the Army Stage Door Canteen Random Harvest Star Spangled Rhythm Casablanca Academy Awards Best Picture: Casablanca - Warner... Lassie Come Home is a 1943 film which tells the story of a poor boys dog who, when sold to a rich nobleman, makes a difficult journey to return home to her original owner. ... Lassie, a Rough Collie, is the worlds most famous dog and a fictional character who has starred in many movies, TV shows, and books over the years. ... See also: 1943 in film 1944 1945 in film 1940s in film years in film film Events Top grossing films North America Going My Way starring Bing Crosby Meet Me in St. ... A poster for the 1931 Our Gang comedy Love Business featuring depictions of (l to r) Pete the Pup, Jackie Cooper, and Norman Chubby Chaney. ... See also: 1944 in film 1945 1946 in film 1940s in film years in film film Events Paramount Studios releases theatrical short cartoon titled The Friendly Ghost, featuring ghost named Casper With Rossellinis Roma Città aperta, Italian neorealist cinema begins. ... For the 1980s Canadian rock band National Velvet, see National Velvet (band). ... This article is about the actress. ... See also: 1945 in film 1946 1947 in film 1940s in film years in film film Events Top grossing films North America The Bells of St. ... Frank Capra (May 18, 1897 - September 3, 1991) was an American film director and a major creative force behind a number of highly popular films. ... Its a Wonderful Life is a 1946 Frank Capra film, released originally by RKO Radio Pictures. ... See also: 1946 in film 1947 1948 in film 1940s in film years in film film Events Top grossing films North America The Best Years of Our Lives Duel in the Sun tie The Jolson Story, Forever Amber Unconquered Academy Awards Best Picture: Gentlemans Agreement - 20th Century-Fox Best... Miracle on 34th Street (also called The Big Heart) is a 1947 film which tells the story of a gentle old man, working as a Santa Claus at Macys department store in New York City, who contends that he really is Santa. ... See also: 1947 in film 1948 1949 in film 1940s in film years in film film Events Top grossing films North America The Red Shoes, (55th in year of release, lifetime box office would place it in first) The Road to Rio Easter Parade Red River The Three Musketeers, Johnny... Joan of Arc (French: Jeanne dArc) (January 6, 1412 - May 30, 1431), known as the Maid of Orléans (French: la pucelle dOrléans), is a national heroine of France and saint of the Catholic Church. ... Ingrid Bergman (b. ... See also: 1948 in film 1949 1950 in film 1940s in film 1950s in film years in film film Events Top grossing films North America Adams Rib Jolson Sings Again Pinky I Was a Male War Bride, The Snake Pit, Joan of Arc Academy Awards Best Picture: All the... Categories: Movie stubs | 1949 films | World War II films | Best Actor Oscar Nominee (film) ... Allan Dwan (April 3, 1885 – December 21, 1981) was a Canadian born pioneering motion picture director, producer and screenwriter. ...

1950s

See also: 1950s in film Other Lists of Movies List of years in film in the 1950s 1950 1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 Decades in Film: 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s List of movies See also Film, History of cinema Categories: 1950s ...

See also: 1949 in film 1950 1951 in film 1950s in film 1940s in film years in film film Events February 15 - Walt Disney Studios animated film Cinderella debuts. ... Disney - Wikipedia /**/ @import /skins/monobook/IE50Fixes. ... Gustave Dorés illustration for Cendrillon This article is about the fairy tale. ... Laurel and Hardy Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy were the members of the most famous comedy duo in film history. ... See also: 1950 in film 1951 1952 in film 1950s in film 1940s in film years in film film Events Sweden - May Britt is scouted by Italian film-makers Carlo Ponti and Mario Soldati Top grossing films North America David and Bathsheba Show Boat tie The Great Caruso and An... An American in Paris is a symphonic composition by American composer George Gershwin which debuted in 1928. ... See also: 1951 in film 1952 1953 in film 1950s in film years in film film Events February 20 - The film The African Queen opens (Capitol Theater in New York City). ... For the UK rock group, see: Cinerama (band) The original Cinerama system is a widescreen process which works by simultaneously projecting images from three synchronized projectors onto a huge, deeply-curved screen, subtending 146º of arc. ... See also: 1952 in film 1953 1954 in film 1950s in film years in film film Events September 16 - The Robe debuts as the first anamorphic, widescreen CinemaScope film. ... Disney - Wikipedia /**/ @import /skins/monobook/IE50Fixes. ... Peter Pan is a fictional character created by J. M. Barrie, and the name of a stage play, a childrens book, and various adaptations of them. ... See also: 1953 in film 1954 1955 in film 1950s in film years in film film Events May 12 - The Marx Brothers Zeppo Marx divorces wife Marion Benda. ... On the Waterfront is a 1954 film about mob violence and corruption on the docks, and became a standard of its kind. ... A Star Is Born is the title of several successful movies. ... Alfred Hitchcock Sir Alfred Joseph Hitchcock, KBE (13 August 1899 – 29 April 1980) was a British film director closely associated with the suspense genre. ... Rear Window (1954) is a motion picture directed by Alfred Hitchcock, based on Cornell Woolrich´s short story It Had to Be Murder (1942). ... See also: 1954 in film 1955 1956 in film 1950s in film years in film film Events November 3 - The musical Guys and Dolls, starring Marlon Brando and Frank Sinatra, debuts. ... East of Eden book cover East of Eden is a novel by Nobel Prize winner John Steinbeck, published in 1952. ... This article is about the actor James Dean. ... See also: 1955 in film 1956 1957 in film 1950s in film years in film film Events November 15 - The film Love Me Tender starring Elvis Presley (his first film) opens. ... This article is about the list of religious and moral imperatives. ... Charlton Heston (born October 4, 1924), born John Charles Carter, is an American film actor noted for heroic roles. ... See also: 1956 in film 1957 1958 in film 1950s in film years in film film Events October 21 - The movie Jailhouse Rock, starring Elvis Presley, opens. ... For the song, see Jailhouse Rock (song) Jailhouse Rock is a 1957 film starring Elvis Presley, as Vince Everett, an ex-convict working in the music industry. ... Elvis Aron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977), also known as The King of Rock and Roll, or as just simply The King, was an American singer who had an immeasurable effect on world culture. ... See also: 1957 in film 1958 1959 in film 1950s in film years in film film Events Top grossing films North America The Bridge on the River Kwai Peyton Place Sayonara No Time for Sergeants The Vikings The Search for Paradise South Pacific Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Academy... Alfred Hitchcock Sir Alfred Joseph Hitchcock, KBE (13 August 1899 – 29 April 1980) was a British film director closely associated with the suspense genre. ... For other uses of the word Vertigo, see Vertigo. ... Edward Dmytryk (September 4, 1908 - July 1, 1999) was an American film director who was amongst the Hollywood 10, a group of blacklisted film industry professionals who served time in prison for being in contempt of Congress during the McCarthy era red scare. ... See also: 1958 in film 1959 1960 in film 1950s in film 1960s in film years in film film Events The Three Stooges make their 180th and last short film, Sappy Bullfighters. ... Ben-Hur is a 1959 film directed by William Wyler and is, today, the best_known version of the film based on the Ben-Hur book by Lew Wallace. ...

1960s

See also: 1960s in film List of 1960s movies This list includes popular, acclaimed, and otherwise significant (for whatever reason) films of all countries from 1960 to 1969. ...

See also: 1959 in film 1960 1961 in film 1950s in film 1960s in film years in film film Events April 20 - for the first time since coming home from military service in Germany, Elvis Presley returns to Hollywood, California to film August 10 - Filming of West Side Story begins. ... Alfred Hitchcock Sir Alfred Joseph Hitchcock, KBE (13 August 1899 – 29 April 1980) was a British film director closely associated with the suspense genre. ... This article is about the novel and the movies based on it. ... See also: 1960 in film 1961 1962 in film 1960s in film years in film film Events Last Year at Marienbad (Lannée dernière à Marienbad) released Top grossing films North America The Guns of Navarone Exodus The Parent Trap The Absent-Minded Professor The Alamo Swiss Family Robinson Come... West Side Story is a musical written by Arthur Laurents (book), Leonard Bernstein (music), and Stephen Sondheim (lyrics), and was originally produced, choreographed, and directed by Jerome Robbins. ... See also: 1961 in film 1962 1963 in film 1960s in film years in film film Top grossing films North America West Side Story Spartacus El Cid Lover Come Back That Touch of Mink tie King of Kings and The Music Man Hatari!, starring John Wayne Academy Awards Best Picture... Categories: Movie stubs | 1962 films | British films | AFI 100 Movies | AFI 100 Thrills | Biographical films | Drama films | War films | Best Picture Oscar | Best Actor Oscar Nominee (film) | Best Supporting Actor Oscar Nominee (film) | United States National Film Registry ... To Kill A Mockingbird is a 1960 novel by Harper Lee, which won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1961. ... See also: 1962 in film 1963 1964 in film 1960s in film years in film film Events June 12 — Cleopatra starring Elizabeth Taylor, Rex Harrison and Richard Burton premieres at the Rivoli Theatre in New York City. ... Alfred Hitchcock Sir Alfred Joseph Hitchcock, KBE (13 August 1899 – 29 April 1980) was a British film director closely associated with the suspense genre. ... The Birds (1963) is a horror film by Alfred Hitchcock, based on a short story by Daphne Du Maurier, who also wrote the novel Hitchcocks film Rebecca was based on. ... See also: 1963 in film 1964 1965 in film 1960s in film years in film film Events March 6 - Laura Jaes 14th motion picture, Kissin Cousins is released to theaters. ... The Beatles appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show in 1964 as part of their first tour of the United States, promoting their first hit single there, I Want To Hold Your Hand. ... The film A Hard Days Night (1964) is a mockumentary written by Alun Owen and starring The Beatles during the height of Beatlemania. ... See also: 1964 in film 1965 1966 in film 1960s in film years in film film Events Top grossing films North America Mary Poppins The Sound of Music, starring Julie Andrews Goldfinger My Fair Lady Whats New Pussycat Shenandoah The Sandpiper Father Goose Academy Awards Best Picture: The Sound... Julie Andrews as Maria, seeks guidance from the Mother Abbess, played by Peggy Wood, in this scene from the 1965 film version. ... See also: 1965 in film 1966 1967 in film 1960s in film years in film film Events Top grossing films North America Thunderball Dr. Zhivago Whos Afraid of Virginia Woolf? That Darn Cat! The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming Lt. ... Whos Afraid of Virginia Woolf? is a play by Edward Albee that opened on Broadway at the Billy Rose Theater on October 13, 1962. ... See also: 1966 in film 1967 1968 in film 1960s in film years in film film Events December 26 - The Beatles Magical Mystery Tour airs on British television. ... The Graduate is a novel by Charles Webb, made into a 1967 film of the same name directed by Mike Nichols. ... See also: 1967 in film 1968 1969 in film 1960s in film years in film film Events October 30 - The film The Lion in Winter, starring Katharine Hepburn, debuts. ... Stanley Kubrick in the late 1990s Stanley Kubrick (July 26, 1928 - March 7, 1999) was a Jewish-American film director born in The Bronx, New York City who lived most of his life in England. ... A movie poster from the original release of 2001 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) is an immensely popular and influential science fiction film and book; the film directed by Stanley Kubrick and the book written by Arthur C. Clarke. ... See also: 1968 in film 1969 1970 in film 1960s in film years in film film Events Cannes Film Festival opens, but closes in support of a French general strike without awarding any prizes. ... Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid is a 1969 Western film which tells the story of two lighthearted outlaws who seem more inclined to trade quips than shots. ...

1970s

See also: 1970s in film Movies in the 1970s came in a wide variety, as the socially-conscious young directors that emerged in the late 60s grew in different directions, influenced by music, literature, and the nature of crime and war. ...

Events February 11 - The film The Magic Christian, starring Peter Sellers and Ringo Starr premieres in New York City. ... Patton is a 1970 biographical film which tells the story of General George Pattons commands during World War II. It stars George C. Scott, Karl Malden and Michael Bates. ... M*A*S*H is a 1970 satirical American dark comedy film directed by Robert Altman, based extremely loosely on the novel written by Richard Hooker. ... See also: 1970 in film 1971 1972 in film 1970s in film years in film film Events February 8 - Bob Dylans hour long documentary film, Eat the Document, premieres at New Yorks Academy of Music. ... This page is about the film. ... See also: 1971 in film 1972 1973 in film 1970s in film years in film film Top grossing films The Godfather Fiddler on the Roof Diamonds Are Forever Whats Up, Doc?, starring Barbra Streisand and Ryan ONeal Dirty Harry The Last Picture Show A Clockwork Orange Cabaret, starring... Marlon Brando as Don Vito Corleone in The Godfather The Godfather is a novel written by Mario Puzo about a fictitious Italian Mafia family. ... See also: 1972 in film 1973 1974 in film 1970s in film years in film film Events The Marx Brothers Zeppo Marx divorces his second wife, Barbara Blakely. ... The Sting was a 1973 film (theatrical release on December 23, 1973) directed by George Roy Hill and starring Paul Newman, Robert Redford, and Robert Shaw. ... The Exorcist is an influential and successful 1973 horror film, adapted by William Peter Blatty from his 1971 novel of the same name. ... See also: 1973 in film 1974 1975 in film 1970s in film years in film film Events February 7 - Blazing Saddles is released in USA May 1 - George Lucas creates the first draft of what would eventually become Star Wars. ... Jesus Christ Superstar is a rock opera by Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber. ... See also: 1974 in film 1975 1976 in film 1970s in film years in film film Events January 28 - George Lucas creates the second draft of what would eventually become Star Wars. ... Steven Allan Spielberg KBE (born on December 18, 1946 in Cincinnati, Ohio) is a Jewish American film director whose films range from science fiction to historical drama to horror. ... This article is about the movie; for other uses of the term, see jaws (disambiguation). ... See also: 1975 in film 1976 1977 in film 1970s in film years in film film Events March 22 - Filming begins on George Lucas Star Wars science fiction film. ... Rocky was a motion picture from 1976 starring Sylvester Stallone as Rocky Balboa and Carl Weathers as Apollo Creed. ... See also: 1976 in film 1977 1978 in film 1970s in film years in film film Events In the Academy Awards, Peter Finch, Faye Dunaway and Beatrice Straight win Best Actor and Actress and Supporting Actress awards for Network. ... George Walton Lucas Jr (born May 14, 1944) is an American film director famous for his epic Star Wars and Indiana Jones trilogies. ... Star Wars Poster Alternate meaning: Strategic Defense Initiative This article is about the Star Wars saga and franchise in general. ... The Bee Gees were a British and Australian band, originally a pop singer-songwriter combination, reborn as funk and disco. ... Saturday Night Fever is a 1977 movie starring John Travolta based around New York discotheques of the disco era period, the associated music and dancing, and the subculture surrounding such. ... See also: 1977 in film 1978 1979 in film 1970s in film years in film film Events February 1 - Bob Dylans film Renaldo and Clara, a documentary of the Rolling Thunder Revue tour premieres in Los Angeles, California March 1 - Charlie Chaplins coffin is stolen from a Swiss... The Deltas in front of their house National Lampoons Animal House (also called Animal House) is a 1978 comedy film in which a misfit group of Delta fraternity boys takes on the system at their college. ... Events March 5 - Production begins on The Empire Strikes Back, the sequel to Star Wars. ... Francis Ford Coppola (born April 7, 1939 in Detroit, Michigan) is an American film director, screenwriter, vintner, and hotelier. ... Apocalypse Now DVD cover. ...

1980s

See also: 1980s in film The 1980s produced many classic films and movies both in Hollywood and other worldwide cinemas. ...

See also: 1979 in film 1980 1981 in film 1970s in film 1980s in film years in film film Events April 30 - The Roger Daltrey film, McVicar, opens in London. ... Caddyshack is a 1980 US comedy film directed by Harold Ramis and written by Brian Doyle-Murray, Harold Ramis and Douglas Kenney. ... See also: 1980 in film 1981 1982 in film 1980s in film years in film film Events January 19 - Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer acquires beleagured concurrent United Artists. ... George Walton Lucas Jr (born May 14, 1944) is an American film director famous for his epic Star Wars and Indiana Jones trilogies. ... Steven Allan Spielberg KBE (born on December 18, 1946 in Cincinnati, Ohio) is a Jewish American film director whose films range from science fiction to historical drama to horror. ... Raiders of the Lost Ark is a feature film released by Paramount Pictures in 1981. ... See also: 1981 in film 1982 1983 in film 1980s in film years in film film Events January 11 - Production begins on the Star Wars sequel, Return of the Jedi. ... Film poster for E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (20th anniversary) E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial is a 1982 science fiction film that tells the story of the young boy Elliott who befriends an alien being trapped on Earth and trying to find his way home. ... See also: 1982 in film 1983 1984 in film 1980s in film years in film film Events February 11 - The Rolling Stones concert film Lets Spend the Night Together opens in New York Top grossing films North America Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi Tootsie Trading Places... The Big Chill is a 1983 film which tells the story of several college friends who gather together again for the funeral of one of their number, after not having seen each other for years. ... The Right Stuff is both a 1979 book by Tom Wolfe, and a 1983 film adapted from the book, which tell the true story of the first seven astronauts selected for the NASA space program. ... See also: 1983 in film 1984 1985 in film 1980s in film years in film film Events Tri-Star Pictures, a joint venture of Columbia Pictures, HBO, and CBS, releases its first film. ... Ghostbusters logo ©1984 Columbia Studios Ghostbusters (sometimes written Ghost Busters) is a 1984 sci-fi comedy film about three parapsychologists who are fired from a New York City University, and start up their own business investigating and excising ghosts. ... A play and film written in 1979 by Peter Shaffer, Amadeus is loosely based on the life of composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. ... See also: 1984 in film, other events of 1985, 1986 in film, list of years in film. Events Top grossing films Back to the Future, starring Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd and Lea Thompson Rambo: First Blood Part II, starring Sylvester Stallone Rocky IV, starring Sylvester Stallone The Color Purple... Steven Allan Spielberg KBE (born on December 18, 1946 in Cincinnati, Ohio) is a Jewish American film director whose films range from science fiction to historical drama to horror. ... The Color Purple book cover The Color Purple is a 1982 novel by Alice Walker which received the 1983 Pulitzer Prize for fiction. ... See also: 1985 in film, other events of 1986, 1987 in film, list of years in film. Events April 12 - Actor Morgan Mason marries The Go-Gos Belinda Carlisle Actor Arnold Schwarzenegger marries television journalist Maria Shriver. ... Fatal Attraction is a 1987 horror/slasher film which tells the story of a married man who has an affair, only to discover that the woman with whom he had the affair is not ready to let it end. ... See also: 1986 in film, other events of 1987, 1988 in film, list of years in film. Events May 9 - Actor Tom Cruise marries actress Mimi Rogers. ... Three Men and a Baby is a 1987 comedy film. ... See also: 1987 in film, other events of 1988, 1989 in film, list of years in film. Events Michael Jacksons first film was Moonwalker Top grossing films Rain Man, starring Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise Who Framed Roger Rabbit Coming to America Big, starring Tom Hanks Crocodile Dundee II... Rain Man is a 1988 film which tells the story of a selfish yuppie who discovers that his father has left all of his estate to the autistic brother he never knew he had. ... Dustin Lee Hoffman (born August 8, 1937) is one of the dominant American film actors of the late twentieth century. ... Tom Cruise (born Thomas Cruise Mapother IV July 3, 1962 in Syracuse, New York, USA) is an American film actor and producer who has starred in a number of top-grossing movies. ... See also: 1988 in film, other events of 1989, 1990 in film, list of years in film. Events Actress Kim Basinger and her brother Mick purchase Braselton, Georgia for $20 million. ... Batman DVD cover, 1997 release version Batman was released in U.S. theaters on June 23, 1989 by Warner Bros. ... Tim Burton (born August 25, 1958 in Burbank, California) is a film director known for his dark, humorous, quirky style. ...

1990s

See also: 1990s in film Movies in the 1990s followed a familiar pattern of producing classics in every genre, but with the added help of newer technology, computerised special effects and other new advances. ...

See also: 1989 in film, other events of 1990, 1991 in film, list of years in film. Events Chris Rock and Adam Sandler join SNL February 4 - Actor Tom Cruise and actress Mimi Rogers get divorce December 24 - Tom Cruise and actress Nicole Kidman get married Top grossing films of... Home Alone is a 1990 film that starred Macaulay Culkin as Kevin McCallister, an eight year-old who is mistakenly left behind when his family flies to France for Christmas. ... See also: 1990 in film, other events of 1991, 1992 in film, list of years in film. Events April 28 - Bonnie Raitt marries actor Michael Noonan OKeefe in New York Top grossing films Terminator 2: Judgment Day Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves The Silence of the Lambs City Slickers... Jodie Foster and Anthony Hopkins in the film version The Silence of the Lambs is a novel by Thomas Harris, his second to feature sociopath psychiatrist and cannibal Dr. Hannibal Lecter. ... See also: 1991 in film, other events of 1992, 1993 in film, list of years in film. Events January 12 - HAL 9000 is activated, the computer in the movie 2001: A Space Odyssey (fictional event: date taken from the film) Top grossing films Aladdin Home Alone 2: Lost in New... Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992) is the sequel to the film Home Alone. ... See also: 1992 in film, other events of 1993, 1994 in film, list of years in film. Events March 31 - Actor Brandon Lee is accidentally killed during the filming of The Crow. ... Movie poster of Schindlers List Schindlers List is a 1993 movie based on the book Schindlers Ark by Thomas Keneally (the book was later renamed Schindlers List as well). ... Original film poster for Jurassic Park Jurassic Park is a book written by Michael Crichton and published in 1990, which was later turned into a movie directed by Steven Spielberg. ... See also: 1993 in film, other events of 1994, 1995 in film, list of years in film. Events October 3 - George Lucas begins writing the three Star Wars prequels. ... This article is about the actor Thomas Jeffrey Hanks. ... Forrest Gump is the eponymous protagonist of a heavily satirical novel by Winston Groom, and of a 1994 Paramount Pictures film based on the novel. ... Mufasa, Simbas father The Lion King is the Walt Disney Companys 32nd animated film, and one of its most successful. ... See also: 1994 in film, other events of 1995, 1996 in film, list of years in film. Events March 28 - Actress Julia Roberts and singer Lyle Lovett announce their plans for separation November 21 - Toy Story is released as the first feature-length film created completely using computer-generated imagery. ... Mel Gibson, 1982 Mel Gibson (born January 3, 1956) is an American-born Australian-reared actor, director and producer best known for either acting in Mad Max movie series, the Lethal Weapon series, Braveheart and directing The Passion of the Christ. ... Cover of the 2002 DVD release of Braveheart. ... See also: 1995 in film, other events of 1996, 1997 in film, list of years in film. Top grossing films Independence Day, starring Will Smith Twister, starring Helen Hunt Mission: Impossible, starring Tom Cruise Jerry Maguire, starring Tom Cruise Ransom, starring Mel Gibson 101 Dalmatians The Rock, starring Sean Connery... Fargo is a 1996 dramatic and dark comedy film written and directed by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen. ... See also: 1996 in film, other events of 1997, 1998 in film, list of years in film. Events Summer - Production begins on Star Wars, Episode I - The Phantom Menace. ... Titanic is a 1997 dramatic movie released by Paramount Pictures and 20th Century Fox. ... As Good As It Gets is also a novel by British author Simon Nolan (ISBN 0704381087). ... Men in Black DVD Men in Black is a 1997 science fiction comedy action film directed by Barry Sonnenfeld, starring Tommy Lee Jones, Will Smith and Vincent DOnofrio. ... See also: 1997 in film, other events of 1998, 1999 in film, list of years in film. Events February 14 - Sharon Stone marries Phil Bronstein Top grossing films Saving Private Ryan, starring Tom Hanks Armageddon Theres Something About Mary, starring Ben Stiller and Cameron Diaz A Bugs Life... This article is about the actor Thomas Jeffrey Hanks. ... Film poster for Saving Private Ryan Saving Private Ryan is a 1998 film directed by Steven Spielberg dealing with the World War II Battle of Normandy. ... See also: 1998 in film, other events of 1999, 2000 in film, list of years in film. Events April 7 - Star Wars fans begin lining up at movie theaters in Westwood and Hollywood to buy tickets for Star Wars, Episode I - The Phantom Menace May 3 - A Durham, North Carolina... For the 1970s television series, see The Sixth Sense (TV series). ... M. Night Shyamalan (born Manoj Nelliyattu Shyamalan, on August 6, 1970) is a screen writer and director. ... Film poster for Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace is a 1999 film by George Lucas starring Liam Neeson, Ewan McGregor, Natalie Portman, and Jake Lloyd. ... This article is about the film The Matrix. ...

2000s

See also: 2000s in film Building on developments in the 1990s, computers are used to create effects that would have have previously been more expensive, from the subtle erasing of surrounding islands in Cast Away (leaving Tom Hanks character stranded with no other land in sight) to the spectacular battle scenes such as those in...

See also: 1999 in film, other events of 2000, 2001 in film and the list of years in film. Events February 9 — The Million Dollar Hotel, a film co-written by U2 lead singer Bono, premieres at the 50th Berlinale (Berlin Film Festival). ... Gladiator was a popular movie that appeared in 2000, directed by Ridley Scott, and starring Russell Crowe and Joaquin Phoenix. ... O Brother, Where Art Thou? is a musical comedy film written and directed by Joel and Ethan Coen, set in Mississippi during the Great Depression. ... See also: 2000 in film, other events of 2001, 2002 in film and the list of years in film. For the 1968 science-fiction film and novel, see 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone (also known as Harry Potter and the Sorcerers Stone in the United States) was a critically acclaimed and highly successful film released in 2001, based on the fantasy novel of the same name by best-selling author J.K. Rowling. ... The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring is a film, released on Wednesday, December 19, 2001, directed by Peter Jackson with a runtime of 178 minutes (2 hours, 58 minutes). ... See also: 2001 in film, other events of 2002, 2003 in film and the list of years in film. Events May - The Pianist directed by Roman Polanski wins the Palme dOr at the Cannes Film Festival. ... Categories: 2002 films | Biographical films | Drama films | Best Actress Oscar Nominee (film) | Movie stubs ... The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers is a film released on Wednesday, December 18, 2002, directed by Peter Jackson with a runtime of 179 minutes (2 hours, 59 minutes). ... Men in Black II is a movie starring Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones. ... See also: 2002 in film, other events of 2003, 2004 in film and the list of years in film Events February 24 - The Pianist, directed by Roman Polanski, wins 7 Cesar Awards: Best Film, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Sound, Best Production Design, Best Music and Best Cinematography. ... Finding Nemo is a computer-animated movie produced by Pixar for The Walt Disney Company and released on May 30, 2003. ... This article is about the 2003 live action film. ... -1... Shrek 2 movie poster Shrek 2 is the 2004 sequel to the computer-animated 2001 DreamWorks Pictures movie Shrek that was released in the United States on May 19, 2004. ... Alfonso Cuarón Orozco (born November 28, 1961 in Mexico City, Mexico) is a Mexican film director. ... The 2004 film Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban was directed by Alfonso Cuarón and stars the actors from the preceding films in the series, except for the role of Albus Dumbledore, which was cast with Michael Gambon after Richard Harriss death. ... Mel Gibson, 1982 Mel Gibson (born January 3, 1956) is an American-born Australian-reared actor, director and producer best known for either acting in Mad Max movie series, the Lethal Weapon series, Braveheart and directing The Passion of the Christ. ... The Passion of the Christ promotional poster The Passion of the Christ (2004) is an independent film about the last twelve hours of the life of Jesus Christ. ... This article is about the author and filmmaker. ... Fahrenheit 9/11 is a documentary film by American filmmaker Michael Moore, which had a general release in the United States and Canada on June 25, 2004. ... See also: 2004 in film, other events of 2005, 2006 in film and the list of years in film Event timeline Top grossing films Please note that following the tradition of the English language film industry, these are the top grossing films that were first released in the Canada in... See also: 2005 in film, other events of 2006, 2007 in film and the list of years in film Films scheduled (as of November 7, 2004) to be released in 2006 include: # 1001 Nights (2006 10th & Wolf (2006 film) 2176 (2006 film) 300 (2006 film) A Airborn (2006) All the... 2006 is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... See also: 2006 in film, other events of 2007, 2008 in film and the list of years in film Films scheduled (as of November 7, 2004) to be released in 2007 include: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Rapunzel Unbraided Spiderman 3 Tripoli Categories: 2007 | 2007 films | Years... 2007 is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

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