Alfie Poster

Release Date: October 14th, 2000

DVD Release Date: February 27th, 2001

PG|1 hr 54 min

Plot Summary
Set in postwar London, "Alfie" features Michael Caine as a chauffeur bent on promiscuity. After impregnating his girlfriend he takes off on vacation. He continues his life of womanizing, but he can't hide forever. A misfortune strikes and Alfie is forced to face the product of his ways.

Cast: Michael Caine, Shelley Winters, Millicent Martin, Julia Foster, Jane Asher, Shirley Anne Field, Vivien Merchant, Eleanor Bron

Director: Lewis Gilbert

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Lewis Gilbert, Sheldrake Films

Distributors: Paramount Pictures, British Film Institute, CIC-Taft Home Video

Keywords: Girlfriend, 1950s, Friend, Witty, Car, London, Growing up, Transformation

Awards

Nominated Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Nominated Best Director - Motion Picture
Winner Foreign Film - English Language
Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated Best Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1966)
Nominated Music (Song)
Nominated Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Nominated British Actor
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1966)
Nominated Actor
Nominated British Cinematography: Colour
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1966)
Nominated British Screenplay
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1966)
Nominated Editing (for British Film Editing of a British Film)
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1966)
Nominated Best Picture
Nominated Writing (Screenplay - Based on Material From Another Medium)