The Old Man and the Sea Overview:

The Old Man and the Sea (1958) was a Drama - Adventure Film directed by Fred Zinnemann and John Sturges and produced by Leland Hayward.

Academy Awards 1999 --- Ceremony Number 73 (source: AMPAS)

Best ActorSpencer TracyNominated
Best CinematographyJames Wong HoweNominated
Best Music - ScoringDimitri TiomkinWon
Best Animated Short FilmAlexander PetrovWon

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The Old Man and the Sea (1958)

By Beatrice on Oct 12, 2016 From Flickers in Time

The Old Man and the Sea Directed by John Sturges Written by Peter Viertel from the novel by Ernest Hemingway 1958/USA Leland Hayward Productions/Warner Bros. First viewing/Netflix rental The best part was listening to Spencer Tracy’s voice-over of Hemingway’s glorious prose. The story... Read full article

ALL IS LOST Review: The Old Man and the Sea

By Michael Nazarewycz on Oct 27, 2013 From ScribeHard on Film

My favorite TV show from the 1980s is MacGyver. ?It starred Richard Dean Anderson?as something of a government operative who uses intellect – and whatever resources are handy – to get his way into and out of sticky situations. ?Part spy and part Boy Scout, MacGyver, at his core, is a cha... Read full article

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Best Music - Scoring Oscar 1958

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