Charles Laughton


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Noun1.Charles Laughton - United States film actor (born in England) (1899-1962)Charles Laughton - United States film actor (born in England) (1899-1962)
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ACADEMY AWARD-WINNER STANLEY KUBRICK DIRECTS AN ALL-STAR CAST LED BY KIRK DOUGLAS, LAURENCE OLIVIER AND CHARLES LAUGHTON IN THE UNFORGETTABLE EPIC WRITTEN BY OSCAR-WINNER DALTON TRUMBO
Charles Laughton, above, was terrifying audiences at the Trocadero in The Hunchback of Notre Dame.
In his memoir, "Fortune in My Eyes: A Memoir of Broadway Glamour, Social Justice, and Political Passion", Rothenberg's journey includes many of the most celebrated names in the theater including Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor, Bette Davis, Sir John Gielgud, Charles Boyer, Peggy Lee, Eartha Kitt, Charles Laughton, Alvin Ailey, and numerous others.
He was a genial fellow, who was across between Robert Morley and Charles Laughton with a build to match.
She was but nineteen, living in Britain, flush with her first recognition in Alfred Hitchcock's Jamaica Inn, and under contract to its star Charles Laughton.
THE BIG WINNERS Best picture: BIRDMAN Best actor: EDDIE REDMAYNE The Theory of Everything Best actress: JULIANNE MOORE Still Alice Best director: ALEJANDRO G INARRITU Birdman Best supporting actor: JK SIMMONS Whiplash Best supporting actress: PATRICIA ARQUETTE Boyhood Best adapted screenplay: THE IMITATION GAME Best original screenplay: BIRDMAN Best animated feature: BIG HERO 6 Best song: GLORY Selma PAST HIT BRITS Our previous Best Male Actor Oscar winners 1930 GEORGE ARLISS Disraeli 1931 CHARLES LAUGHTON The Private Life of Henry VIII 1935 VICTOR McLAGLEN The Informer 1939 ROBERT DONAT Goodbye Mr.
In 1939,''The Hunchback of Notre Dame,'' starring Charles Laughton and Maureen O'Hara, was released by RKO Radio Pictures.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- According to the wife of renowned character actor Charles Laughton, Elsa Lanchester, who is best known as the bride in "The Bride of Frankenstein," Laughton hated children.
Charles Laughton played which fictional bellringer in 1939?
THE NIGHT OF THE HUNTER 12A What a shame the wonderful actor Charles Laughton only directed one film.
THE NIGHT OF THE HUNTER (12) MARTIN Scorsese will appreciate the timeless, sinister malevolence at the heart of this restored, all-American horror movie directed in 1955 by the brilliant British actor Charles Laughton.
It made me lurch round the floor like Charles Laughton in the Hunchback of Notre Dame.