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Albert Finney


Who is Albert Finney?

Albert Finney is an English actor. Beginning in the theatre, Finney was especially successful in plays by William Shakespeare before he switched to films. He achieved prominence in films in the early 1960s, his debut being The Entertainer, directed by Tony Richardson, who had directed him in theatre plays various times before. He became a leading Free Cinema figure, and has maintained a successful career in theatre, film and television. He is known for his roles in Saturday Night and Sunday Morning, Tom Jones,The Dresser, Miller's Crossing, Big Fish, The Bourne Ultimatum, Annie, and, in 2012, The Bourne Legacy and the James Bond film, Skyfall.

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Google previewThe Coen Brothers (2006)

Interviews by Joel Coen, Ethan Coen, William Rodney Allen

q: Albert Finney is a last-minute choice . . . joel: The part had been written for Trey Wilson, who died just before the beginning of shooting. We had to ...

Google previewThe Best Films of Our Years (2007)

by M. Owen Lee

Albert Finney is a forced, unamusing Hercule Poirot, but everything else ...

Google previewDictionary of Films (1972)

by Georges Sadoul, Peter Morris

Albert Finney makes a perfect Tom Jones and Walter Lassally's images in muted colors are excellent. TONI France 1934. Dir Jean Renoir Seen Carl Einstein, Jean Renoir from an idea by J. Levert Photog Claude Renoir Art Dir Bourelly Mus ...

Google previewMovies in American History: An Encyclopedia [3 volumes] (2011)

An Encyclopedia by Philip C. DiMare

Albert Finney and Julia Roberts in a scene from the film Erin Brockovich, which won Roberts an Oscar for Best Actress in 2001. (AFP/Getty Images) Brockovich invests herself emotionally in the case and will not let the firm's legal team turn ...

Google previewThe New Biographical Dictionary of Film (2014)

Sixth Edition by David Thomson

—playing opposite Albert Finney. Yes, it's a gay marriage story.

Google previewThe Coen Brothers Encyclopedia (2014)

by Lynnea Chapman King

com, December 28, 2012; Paul Taylor, “ Actor Albert Finney—Son of Salford—Loves to Come Home,” Manchester Evening ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Irish Cinema (2007)

by Roderick Flynn, Patrick Brereton

trying to prevent a gang war being started by Irish boss Leo O'Bannon (Albert Finney).

Google previewThe Routledge Encyclopedia of Films (2014)

by Sabine Haenni, Sarah Barrow, John White

Cast: Albert Finney (Arthur Seaton), Shirley Anne Field (Doreen), Rachel Roberts (Brenda), Hylda Baker (Aunt Ada), Norman Rossington (Bert).] Synopsis: A rebellious, worker juggles relationships with two women, one hard-living factory of ...

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I don't think that we necessarily lie. I mean, we make our living by pretending that we're someone else. I don't tell tall tales. I always tell the truth. (Albert Finney)
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