Born on December 8, 1930
From Vienna, Austria
Maximilian Schell as "Johann"
This Oscar-winning drama, based on the writing of Lillian Hellman, depicts the relationship between two friends and its unexpected consequences. After Lillian (Jane Fonda), a renowned playwright, reunites in Russia with her childhood playmate Julia (Vanessa Redgrave), the writer is recruited to smuggle funds into Germany to aid the anti-Nazi movement. Waiting in the wings is Lillian's lover and mentor, Dashiell Hammett (Jason Robards), who is unaware of her dangerous assignment.
|Academy Award (1977)||Nominated||Actor in a Supporting Role|
|Golden Globe (1977)||Nominated||Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture|