(William Wyler, US 1946, 170 min., DCP)
The quintessential “coming home” film and winner of seven Academy Awards, The Best Years of Our Lives features cinematographer Gregg Toland’s amazing deep focus photography. Three servicemen return home and find themselves out of place as they try to readjust to civilian life. A superb cast includes Fredric March, Myrna Loy, Dana Andrews, Teresa Wright, Virginia Mayo, and real-life army veteran Harold Russell.
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Holidays | Best Picture Nominees of 1946 | Special Guests In honor of the film's 75th anniversary, actors Karolyn Grimes and Jimmy Hawkins will be onsite for a meet & greet and will introduce the film.
Best Picture Nominees of 1946 Fascinating not just in its approach to Shakespeare’s original verse but also for its unique portrayal of the diversity of the English monarch, Laurence Olivier’s Henry V has the director-actor more athletic and heroic than ever.
Best Picture Nominees of 1946 W. Somerset Maugham’s 1944 novel comes to life with the deluxe Twentieth Century-Fox treatment. Tyrone Power stars as Larry Darrell, a young man from a good family who returns after World War I, disillusioned by the trappings of his family and name