Kirk Douglas and Julie Robinson in Lust for Life (1956)

Lust For Life (1956)

2h. 2min. // The life of brilliant but tortured artist Vincent van Gogh.

 

Directed by: Vincente Minnelli

Writing Credits: Norman Corwin (screenplay)Irving Stone (novel)

Starring: Kirk Douglas (as Vincent Van Gogh), Anthony Quinn (as Paul Gauguin), James Donald (as Theo Van Gogh) and Pamela Brown (as Christine)

 

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Awards:

WON. National Board of Review, USA 1956. Top Ten Films.

WON. New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1956. Best Actor. Kirk Douglas.

WON. Academy Awards, USA 1957. Best Actor in a Supporting Role. Anthony Quinn.

WON. Golden Globes, USA 1957. Best Actor – Drama. Kirk Douglas.

NOMINATED. Academy Awards, USA 1957. Best Actor in a Leading Role. Kirk Douglas.

NOMINATED. Academy Awards, USA 1957. Best Writing, Best Screenplay – Adapted. Norman Corwin.

NOMINATED. Academy Awards, USA 1957. Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Color. Cedric GibbonsHans PetersE. Preston AmesEdwin B. Willis and F. Keogh Gleason.

NOMINATED. Golden Globes, USA 1957. Best Motion Picture – Drama.

NOMINATED. Golden Globes, USA 1957. Best Supporting Actor. Anthony Quinn.

NOMINATED. Golden Globes, USA 1957. Best Director. Vincente Minnelli.

 

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Kirk Douglas, Anthony Quinn, and Julie Robinson in Lust for Life (1956)

Kirk Douglas and James Donald in Lust for Life (1956)

 

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