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    Born on March 14, 1933 in Rotherhithe, London, England

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The Quiet American (2002)

Michael Caine as "Thomas Fowler"

From the classic novel by Graham Greene comes a murder mystery centered on a love triangle set against the French Indochina War in Vietnam, circa 1952. It's the story of a veteran English journalist (Michael Caine), a young American (Brendan Fraser), and a beautiful Vietnamese woman caught between them. This is a world where nothing is what it seems -- suffused with opium, intrigue, and betrayal.

Academy Award (2002) Nominated Best Actor
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2002) Nominated Actor in a Leading Role
Golden Globe (2002) Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama

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This New 'Interstellar' Trailer Is an Emotional Punch in the Gut (VIDEO)

Posted by
Jenni Miller on Jul 30th 2014, 10:58AM

Jul 30th 2014, 10:58AM

Michael Caine: Other Films 'More Interesting' Than Batman

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on Jan 3rd 2012, 12:20PM

Jan 3rd 2012, 12:20PM

Michael Caine's Michael Caine Impersonation in 'The Dark Knight Rises' Not as Good as Steve Coogan or Rob Brydon

Posted by
Christopher Rosen on Dec 19th 2011, 10:50AM

Dec 19th 2011, 10:50AM

Oscar's Biggest Upsets: 16 Jaw-Dropping Moments in Academy Awards History

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Feb 24th 2011, 1:00AM

Feb 24th 2011, 1:00AM

Movie News Quick Hits: 'Black Swan' Make-Up Tutorial, Eminem's 'Random Acts of Violence'

Posted by
Peter Hall on Jan 7th 2011, 1:30PM

Jan 7th 2011, 1:30PM

'Cars 2' Trailer Zooms on Screen with Michael Caine as a British Spy

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Nov 16th 2010, 6:55AM

Nov 16th 2010, 6:55AM

Rob Brydon and Steve Coogan's Battling Michael Caine Impressions (Video)

Posted by
David Ehrlich on Nov 9th 2010, 2:30PM

Nov 9th 2010, 2:30PM

'Henry5' Makes Shakespeare Sci-Fi -- and Check Out the Cast!

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Nov 2nd 2010, 3:15PM

Nov 2nd 2010, 3:15PM

Who're You Calling 'Old'? Senior Citizens Who Kick Ass (in the Movies)

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on Oct 14th 2010, 12:20PM

Oct 14th 2010, 12:20PM

Movie News Quick Hits: Michael Caine Spins 'Inception's' Ending

Posted by
Harley W. Lond on Sep 30th 2010, 6:47PM

Sep 30th 2010, 6:47PM

Michael Caine, Mickey Rooney, Paul Giamatti: San Sebastian Festival Report

Posted by
Joe Utichi on Sep 30th 2010, 9:03AM

Sep 30th 2010, 9:03AM

'Gnomeo and Juliet': The Film Your Garden Gnome Would Be Proud Of

Posted by
Jenni Miller on Sep 22nd 2010, 2:18PM

Sep 22nd 2010, 2:18PM

Michael Caine Books Passage to 'Mysterious Island'

Posted by
Harley W. Lond on Sep 7th 2010, 5:12PM

Sep 7th 2010, 5:12PM

Early Picks For The 2010 Best Actor Race

Posted by
Erik Childress on Aug 23rd 2010, 5:03PM

Aug 23rd 2010, 5:03PM

Next 'Batman' Movie Will Start Filming in April, Says Michael Caine

Posted by
Chris Jordan on Jul 9th 2010, 8:30AM

Jul 9th 2010, 8:30AM

Their Best Role: Michael Caine

Posted by
Alison Nastasi on Jul 7th 2010, 5:02PM

Jul 7th 2010, 5:02PM

Motion History: Zulu

Posted by
Elisabeth Rappe on Jul 2nd 2010, 5:00PM

Jul 2nd 2010, 5:00PM

Get to Know 'Inception's' Dream Team in New Teaser

Posted by
Alison Nastasi on Jun 22nd 2010, 2:45PM

Jun 22nd 2010, 2:45PM

British Film Giants Back Labour in General Election

Posted by
Johnny Dee on May 5th 2010, 10:44PM

May 5th 2010, 10:44PM

Review: Harry Brown

Posted by
Cinematical staff on May 1st 2010, 7:32AM

May 1st 2010, 7:32AM

Their Best Role: Sean Connery

Posted by
Dawn Taylor on Apr 21st 2010, 1:15PM

Apr 21st 2010, 1:15PM

SXSW Review: Harry Brown

Posted by
Kevin Kelly on Mar 24th 2010, 8:48AM

Mar 24th 2010, 8:48AM

Trailer Park: 'Predators' Kicks You Know What's Ass

Posted by
Christopher Campbell on Mar 20th 2010, 4:32PM

Mar 20th 2010, 4:32PM

Image Acquires Rights to George Harrison's Handmade Library Titles

Posted by
Alison Nastasi on Mar 17th 2010, 11:15AM

Mar 17th 2010, 11:15AM

Exclusive Poster Premiere for 'Harry Brown' Shows off a Gritty Michael Caine

Posted by
Peter Hall on Mar 4th 2010, 9:45AM

Mar 4th 2010, 9:45AM

Free Flick of The Day: Blame It On Rio

Posted by
Jessica Barnes on Nov 27th 2009, 1:12PM

Nov 27th 2009, 1:12PM

Indie Roundup: 'Cracks,' 'Harry Brown' Deals and Trailers

Posted by
Peter Martin on Nov 18th 2009, 2:03PM

Nov 18th 2009, 2:03PM

Scrooge Movies and TV Specials: The Best of 'Bah, Humbug!'

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on Nov 6th 2009, 1:15PM

Nov 6th 2009, 1:15PM

Stars to Watch Out for in Toronto

Posted by
Soraya Roberts on Sep 8th 2009, 8:01AM

Sep 8th 2009, 8:01AM

Ken Watanabe and Tom Hardy Join Nolan's 'Inception'

Posted by
William Goss on May 6th 2009, 10:02AM

May 6th 2009, 10:02AM

ScarJo, Caine, and McConaughey in a Heist Film?!

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Sep 23rd 2008, 11:45AM

Sep 23rd 2008, 11:45AM

Caine Confirms Depp and Hoffman as Riddler and Penguin?!

Posted by
Erik Davis on Sep 8th 2008, 11:32AM

Sep 8th 2008, 11:32AM

Casting: Jessica Alba, Val Kilmer and Michael Caine

Posted by
Erik Davis on Sep 8th 2008, 10:02AM

Sep 8th 2008, 10:02AM

Review: The Dark Knight -- Scott's Take

Posted by
Scott Weinberg on Jul 17th 2008, 6:32PM

Jul 17th 2008, 6:32PM

Review: The Dark Knight -- James's Take

Posted by
James Rocchi on Jul 14th 2008, 6:03PM

Jul 14th 2008, 6:03PM

Indies on DVD: 'Control,' 'Boarding Gate,' 'Flawless,' 'Twisted'

Posted by
Peter Martin on Jun 3rd 2008, 4:02AM

Jun 3rd 2008, 4:02AM

Cinematical's Friday Night Double Feature: Dangerous Vacations

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Apr 25th 2008, 4:02PM

Apr 25th 2008, 4:02PM

Indie Weekend Box Office: Italy's 'My Brother' Travels to the Top

Posted by
Peter Martin on Mar 31st 2008, 12:02PM

Mar 31st 2008, 12:02PM

Michael Caine Goes HD

Posted by
Jessica Barnes on Mar 3rd 2008, 11:02AM

Mar 3rd 2008, 11:02AM

'Flawless' Heist Trailer Pops Up Online

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Feb 5th 2008, 11:02AM

Feb 5th 2008, 11:02AM

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