Frank Borzage
Film director
Frank Borzage
Frank Borzage was an American film director and actor.
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Joan Crawford on TCM: MILDRED PIERCE, WHEN LADIES MEET, FLAMINGO ROAD - Alt Film Guide (blog)
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Frank Borzage directed. Melvyn Douglas, Robert Young, Fay Bainter, Frank Albertson, and the great Hattie McDaniel are all part of the drama, too. Crawford is fine in Robert Z. Leonard's When Ladies Meet (1941), though by then she was at the end of her
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A bailarina que também era actriz - Diário de Notícias - Lisboa
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Trabalhou, então, sob a direcção de alguns mestres do género, incluindo Leo McCarey (Lua sem Mel, 1942), Mitchell Leisen (A Mulher Que Não Sabia Amar, 1944) e Frank Borzage (No Limiar da Glória, 1945). Na década de 50, encontramo-la ainda como figura
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El Papa visto por el cine y la televisión - DeCine 21
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Destaca El gran pescador (1959), del director clásico Frank Borzage, donde Howard Keel daba vida al apóstol; aunque es del mismo año, no tuvo el impacto de la película también religiosa Ben-Hur (1959). Más cercana en el tiempo es San Pedro,
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Als die Bilder laufen lernten - General-Anzeiger
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August: The Circle - Familienskandal (USA 1924, Frank Borzage, 70 min) Piano: Mark Pogolski, Violine: Sabrina Zimmermann. 22.30 Uhr: Vanina - Die Galgenhochzeit (Deutschland. 1922, Arthur von Gerlach, 69 min) Musik: Düsseldorfer SchlagEnsemble. 13
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Un bel été avec Vincente Minnelli... - Libération
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L'auteur d'un maître livre sur Frank Borzage recommande également Les ensorcelés, The Bad and The Beautiful (1952) et Tous en scène (The Bandwagon, 1953), pour la danse dans Central Park qu'entreprennent la sublime Cyd Charisse et un Fred Astaire égal
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“Os últimos brindeiros” - El Progreso
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AYER dio La 2 “Los piratas del Mar Caribe”, una excelente película de aventuras; pero no esa moderna que ya ha tenido varias secuelas, sino la realizada por Frank Borzage en 1945, con la inevitable Maureen O´Hara como protagonista femenina
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« Cartes des sons de Tokyo » : sensuel et tragique à gogo ! - Le Mague (Satire)
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Ayant reçu le Prix du syndicat français de la critique de cinéma du meilleur coffret DVD 2010 à propos des quatre chefs-d'œuvre de Frank Borzage, c'est tout naturellement que Carlotta Films a édité en mars 2011, Liliom long métrage parlant de ce
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Mi lett a Pál utcai fiúk gyerekszereplőivel negyven év után? - hvg.hu
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Noha a harmincas években Frank Borzage amerikai rendező (No Greater Glory) és az Alberto Mondadori-Mario Monicelli rendezőpáros (I ragazzi della via Paal) is feldolgozta a művet, vitathatatlan, hogy máig az 1969-es Fábri Zoltán-féle adaptáció a
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Ernest Hemingway Film: tra vita e romanzi ha ispirato il cinema per generazioni - Cinema10
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La prima versione, che mantiene il titolo originale, risale al 1932, diretta da Frank Borzage e interpretata da Gary Cooper, Helen Hayes e Adolphe Menjou. La seconda, anch'essa omonima, è del 1957, diretta dal grande John Huston coadiuvato da Charles
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DVD Extra: John Garfield at the Warner Archive, Part 1 - New York Post (blog)
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Today's WAC releases include a pair of 1942 Kathryn Grayson vehicles directed by the great Frank Borzage: "The Vanishing Virginian'' with Frank Morgan and "Seven Sweethearts,'' co-starring Van Heflin. Also new are remastered DVD editions of Roy
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Recuerdan a la 'Jane' más famosa - El Siglo de Torreón
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Estudió en colegios de Dublín, Londres y París, y muy joven fue invitada a Hollywood por el director Frank Borzage, cuando éste filmaba en la capital irlandesa. Tenía 19 años cuando aceptó la propuesta de Borzage, y se fue con su madre a California,
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Classic Hollywood: Film academy to screen Photoplay Magazine Medal of Honor ... - Los Angeles Times
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... "The Covered Wagon"; King Vidor's World War I epic "The Big Parade," which will be presented by academy Honorary Award recipient Kevin Brownlow; the rarely seen 1926 adventure 'Beau Geste"; and the 1927 Frank Borzage romance "Seventh Heaven
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Un, deux, trois (One, two, three, 1961) - Il était une fois le cinéma
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Adaptant une pièce très courte de l'écrivain hongrois Ferenc Molnar (souvent repris au cinéma notamment par William Wyler, également auteur de Liliom dont Frank Borzage et Fritz Lang proposeront chacun leur version), le scénario est coécrit par Wilder
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HUMORESQUE Kicks off “Summer of Silents” at the Academy - We Are Movie Geeks
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Directed by Frank Borzage, “Humoresque” is the film version of Fannie Hurst's short story about a young violinist who rises from New York's Jewish slums to international fame with the help of his doting mother. The film was the first to receive the
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Joe Dante, Derek Jarman et Frank Borzage - France 2
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Guerre froide et cinéma, chez Dante ; pouvoir et passion par Jarman ; mélo flamboyant avec Bozage : trois visions par trois cinéastes à l'écart des sentiers battus. Panic sur Florida Beach, de Joe Dante (Gremlins), évoque la jeunesse du cinéaste et sa
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Frank Borzage
    LATE_ADULTHOOD
  • 1962
    Age 67
    Borzage died of cancer in 1962, aged 68, and was interred in the Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Glendale, California.
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  • 1955
    Age 60
    In 1955 and 1957, Borzage was awarded The George Eastman Award, given by George Eastman House for distinguished contribution to the art of film.
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  • FIFTIES
  • 1948
    Age 53
    After 1948, his output was sporadic.
    More Details Hide Details He was the original director of L'Atlantide (Journey Beneath The Desert, 1961), but was too sick to continue, and Edgar G. Ulmer took over. Borzage was uncredited for the sequences he did direct.
  • 1945
    Age 50
    In 1945, he married Edna Stillwell Skelton, the ex-wife of comedian Red Skelton; they were divorced in 1949.
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  • THIRTIES
  • 1931
    Age 36
    He won a second Oscar for 1931's Bad Girl.
    More Details Hide Details Borzage's trademark was intense identification with the feelings of young lovers in the face of adversity, with love in his films triumphing over such trials as World War I (Seventh Heaven and A Farewell to Arms), disability (Lucky Star), the Depression (Man's Castle), a thinly disguised version of the Titanic disaster in History Is Made at Night, and the rise of Nazism, a theme which Borzage had virtually to himself among Hollywood filmmakers from Little Man, What Now? (1933) to Three Comrades (1938) and The Mortal Storm (1940). His work took a turn to religiosity in such films as Green Light (1937), Strange Cargo (1940) and The Big Fisherman (1959). Of his later work only the film noir Moonrise (1948) has enjoyed much critical acclaim.
  • TWENTIES
  • 1916
    Age 21
    On June 7, 1916, Borzage married vaudeville and film actress Lorena "Rena" Rogers in Los Angeles and remained married until 1941.
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  • 1915
    Age 20
    His directorial debut came in 1915 with his film, The Pitch o' Chance.
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  • TEENAGE
  • 1912
    Age 17
    In 1912, Frank Borzage found employment as an actor in Hollywood, and remained in the profession until 1917.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1894
    Born
    The Borzaga family moved to Salt Lake City, Utah, where Frank Borzage was born in 1894, and the family remained based until 1919.
    More Details Hide Details The couple had fourteen children, eight of whom survived childhood: Henry (1885–1971), Mary Emma (1886–1906), Bill (1892–1973), Frank, Daniel (1896–1975, a performer and member of the John Ford Stock Company), Lew (1898–1974), Dolly (1901–2002) and Sue (1905–1998). Luigi Borzaga died in Los Angeles in a car accident in 1934; his wife Maria (Frank's mother) died of cancer in 1947.
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