- Original title
- Running time
- 115 min.
- United States
David Friedkin, Morton Fine (Novel: Edward Lewis Wallant)
Boris Kaufman (B&W)
Nancy R. Pollock,
Raymond St. Jacques
Landau Company / Allied Artists Pictures
Drama | Holocaust
- Synopsis / Plot
- The Pawnbroker, directed by Sidney Lumet, stars Rod Steiger in this grim, dark tale of a Holocaust survivor who runs a pawnshop in Harlem. The film traces his deterioration as modern times force old memories to painfully flood back to him.
: BAFTA Awards: Best Foreign Actor (Rod Steiger)
: Nominated for Oscar: Best Actor (Rod Steiger)
: Golden Globes: Nominated for Best Actor - Drama (Rod Steiger)
: New York Film Critics Circle: 2 Nominations
: Directors Guild of America (DGA): Nominated for Best Director
: Writers Guild of America (WGA): Best Drama Screenplay
: Berlin Film Festival: Silver Bear - Best Actor (Rod Steiger), FIPRESCI (Honourable M.)
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