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Birth Name: Sidney Arthur Lumet

Born: 25 June 1924 Died: 9 April 2011

Country of origin: United States

Height: 5' 5"


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Sidney Lumet was an American film director, with over 50 films to his name, including 12 Angry Men (1957), Dog Day Afternoon (1975), Network (1976) and The Verdict (1982), all of which earned him Academy Award nominations for Best Director.
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1. Find Me Guilty (2006)
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The Favourite Films of Critics and Filmmakers (29 movies items)

"1. The Best Years of Our Lives (1946, William Wyler) 2. Fanny and Alexander (1983, Ingmar Bergman) 3. The Godfather (1972, Francis Ford Coppola) 4. The Grapes of Wrath (1940, John Ford) 5. Intolerance (1916, D.W. Griffith) 6. The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928, Carl Theodor Dreyer) 7. Ran (1985, Akira Kurosawa) 8. Roma (1972, Federico Fellini) 9. Singin' in the Rain (1952, Stanley Donen/Gene Kelly) 10. 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968, Stanley Kubrick)"


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Oscars 2016 (1986) (28 movies items)

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100 Greatest Filmmakers of All Time (100 person items)

"American Major Works: 12 Angry Men (1957) Dog Day Afternoon (1975) Serpico (1973) • Director, Writer, Producer. • Written 4 films but none of his top 3."


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Oscars 1977 Winners (My Version) (21 movies items)

"Best Director! Winner: Sidney Lumet, Network! Nominees: Alan J. Pakula - All the President's Men Clint Eastwood - The Outlaw Josey Wales John G. Avildsen - Rocky Martin Scorsese - Taxi Driver"