Barry Lyndon Poster

Release Date: June 18th, 1997

DVD Release Date: June 29th, 1999

PG|3 hr 4 min

Plot Summary
How does an Irish lad without prospects become part of 18th-century English nobility? For Barry Lyndon (Ryan O'Neal) the answer is: any way he can! His climb to wealth and privilege is the enthralling focus of this sumptuous Stanley Kubrick version of William Makepeace Thackeray's novel.

Cast: Ryan O'Neal, Marisa Berenson, Patrick Magee, Hardy Krüger, Steven Berkoff, Gay Hamilton, Leonard Rossiter, Godfrey Quigley

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Peregrine, Hawk Films

Distributors: Warner Bros. Pictures

Keywords: Marriage, Emotional, England, Rise, Love, Fall, Love interest, Soldier, Engaging

Awards

Nominated Directing
Nominated Writing (Screenplay Adapted From Other Material)
Winner Cinematography
Nominated Best Director - Motion Picture
Nominated Best Picture
Nominated Costume Design
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1975)
Winner Cinematography
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1975)
Winner Music (Scoring: Original Song Score and Adaptation -or- Scoring: Adaptation)
Winner Direction
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1975)
Winner Costume Design
Winner Art Direction
Nominated Art Direction
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1975)
Nominated Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1975)
Nominated Best Motion Picture - Drama