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Classically Speaking:
Promoting Classic Movies in a Jaded World!

Friday, September 09, 2005

WILLIAM HOLDEN?

William Holden




WILLIAM HOLDEN (1918-1981), born William Franklin Beedle, Jr.









Sunset Blvd. (1950)
Haven't you seen Sunset Blvd. (1950)?


Watch this and then see these other four films.




Sabrina (1954)
Stalag 17 (1953)
Love is a Many-Splendored Thing (1955)
The Wild Bunch (1969)


*Contributed by: "Kris AKA Mayzzie" Date: Tues, May 15 2001 / 21:55:55 PST

Academy Awards®
© A.M.P.A.S.®
1950 Nominated for Best Actor in a Leading Role: SUNSET BLVD.
1953 Won Best Actor in a Leading Role: STALAG 17
1976 Nominated for Best Actor in a Leading Role: NETWORK

2 Comments:

  • Date: Saturday, May 12, 2001 2:10 PM

    I also recommend the following William Holden films.
    Picnic (1955) a very romantic film
    The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) Holden plays American Colonel Shears
    Network (1976) Holden plays a journalist facing a mid-life crisis.

    By Anonymous Anna K., at Thu Aug 18, 05:31:00 PM PDT  

  • Date: Thurs, Nov. 24 2005

    My Top 5 William Holden Films

    Stalag 17 (1952)
    Love is a Many Splendored Thing (1955)
    The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
    Paris when it Sizzles (1963)
    Born Yesterday (1951)

    By Anonymous Nina M., at Thu Nov 24, 06:40:00 PM PST