DVD
English

Hope and glory

John Boorman (director)
Title
Hope and glory / written and dir. by John Boorman
Director
John Boorman
Language
English
Publisher
[Hilversum]: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2005
1 dvd-video
Recording date
1987
Playing time
ca. 107 min.
Note
Taalkeuze: Engels, Frans Ondertiteling: o.a. Nederlands, Engels, Frans
EAN
8712609040142

About John Boorman

John Boorman, (; born 18 January 1933) is a British filmmaker who is best known for his feature films such as Point Blank, Hell in the Pacific, Deliverance, Zardoz, Exorcist II: The Heretic, Excalibur, The Emerald Forest, Hope and Glory, The General, The Tailor of Panama and Queen and Country.

He has directed 22 films and received five Academy Award nominations, twice for Best Director (for Deliverance, and Hope and Glory). He is also credited with creating the first Academy Award screeners to promote The Emerald Forest. In 2004 Boorman received the BAFTA Fellowship for lifetime achievement from the British Academy of Film and Television Arts.

Early life

Boorman was born in Shepperton, Middlesex, England, the son of pub landlord George Boorman and his wife Ivy (née Chapman). Georg…Read more on Wikipedia