A Little Romance Movie Poster

A Little Romance

Intellectually precocious teenager Lauren King (Diane Lane) lives in Paris with her somewhat ditzy mother (Sally Kellerman). On a movie set,...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
The Boys From Brazil Movie Poster

The Boys From Brazil

Dr. Josef Mengele (Gregory Peck) clones Hitler 95 times, and hopes to raise the resulting boys in Brazil, giving them childhoods identical to...

Nominated
Actor in a Leading Role
Marathon Man Movie Poster

Marathon Man

Thomas "Babe" Levy (Dustin Hoffman) is a Columbia graduate student and long-distance runner who is oblivious to the fact that his older brother,...

Nominated
Actor in a Supporting Role
Won
Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Sleuth Movie Poster

Sleuth

Based on the renowned play by Anthony Shaffer, this mystery finds Andrew Wyke (Laurence Olivier), a wealthy author of detective novels and game...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1973)
Nominated
Actor
Nominated
Actor
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Oh! What a Lovely War Movie Poster

Oh! What a Lovely War

World War I gets the musical treatment in a series of a song-and-dance vignettes. Throughout it follows the Smith family -- stand-ins for the...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1969)
Won
Supporting Actor
Othello Movie Poster

Othello

When a secret marriage is planned between Othello (Laurence Olivier), a Moorish general, and Desdemona (Maggie Smith), the daughter of Senator...

Nominated
Actor
Term of Trial Movie Poster

Term of Trial

A schoolteacher plagued by alcoholism and his refusal to serve in World War II, Graham Weir (Laurence Olivier) inspires contempt in almost everyone...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1962)
Nominated
British Actor
The Entertainer Movie Poster

The Entertainer

London schoolteacher Jean Rice (Joan Plowright) returns to her seaside resort hometown at a time of personal crisis. Her father, Archie (Laurence...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1960)
Nominated
British Actor
Spartacus Movie Poster

Spartacus

The rebellious Thracian Spartacus, born and raised a slave, is sold to Gladiator trainer Batiatus. After weeks of being trained to kill for the...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
The Entertainer Movie Poster

The Entertainer

London schoolteacher Jean Rice (Joan Plowright) returns to her seaside resort hometown at a time of personal crisis. Her father, Archie (Laurence...

Nominated
Actor
The Devil's Disciple Movie Poster

The Devil's Disciple

When Dick Dudgeon (Kirk Douglas) learns his father was executed by the British for treason at the onset of the Revolutionary War, he steals the...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1959)
Nominated
British Actor
The Prince and the Showgirl Movie Poster

The Prince and the Showgirl

A traveling party of royals from central Europe arrives in England in 1911, as the host country prepares to celebrate the coronation of a new...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1957)
Nominated
British Actor
Richard III Movie Poster

Richard III

Having helped his brother King Edward IV (Cedric Hardwicke) take the throne of England, the jealous hunchback Richard, Duke of York (Laurence...

Nominated
Actor
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1955)
Won
British Actor
Carrie Movie Poster

Carrie

When beautiful young Carrie Meeber (Jennifer Jones) travels from her small hometown to Chicago in the 1890s, she meets well-off traveling salesman...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1952)
Nominated
British Actor
Hamlet Movie Poster

Hamlet

Winner of four Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Actor, Sir Laurence Olivier's "Hamlet" continues to be the most compelling version...

Won
Actor
Won
Actress in a Leading Role
Henry V Movie Poster

Henry V

Olivier's masterful, sweeping rendition of Shakespeare, filmed in rich color and ingeniously including a typical performance at the Globe Theatre...

Nominated
Actor
Rebecca Movie Poster

Rebecca

Story of a young woman who marries a fascinating widower only to find out that she must live in the shadow of his former wife, Rebecca, who died...

Nominated
Actor
Wuthering Heights Movie Poster

Wuthering Heights

In this adaptation of the classic Emily Bronte novel set in 19th-century England, wealthy young Cathy Earnshaw (Merle Oberon) shares a loving...

Nominated
Actor