- Original title
- Running time
- 183 min.
- United Kingdom
Stanley Kubrick (Novel: William Makepeace Thackeray)
Leonard Rosenman, Varios
Warner Bros. / Hawk Films
Drama | Costume Drama. 18th Century
- Movie Groups
William Makepeace Thackeray Adaptations
- Synopsis / Plot
- 18th century rural Ireland. After his father is killed in a duel, Barry Lyndon lives with his mother. He is in love with his cousin, Nora Brady, but she gets engaged to the British Captain John Quin. Barry challenges him for a duel. He wins and escapes to Dublin. Since then, he will have a wandering life in his pursuit of nobility.
: 4 Academy Awards: Cinematography, Art Direction, OST (adapted), Costume Design. 7 Nominations
: Golden Globes, USA: Nominated for Best Picture (Drama), Best Director
: BAFTA Awards: Best Director & Cinematography. 5 nominations including Best Film
: National Board of Review: Best Film (ex-aequo), Best Director (ex-aequo)
: New York Film Critics Circle: Nominated Best Film and Best Director
: Directors Guild of America (DGA): Nominated for Best Director
: Writers Guild of America (WGA): Nominated for Best Adapted Drama Screenplay
: Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards: Best Cinematography
1975: British Society of Cinematographers: Best Cinematography Award
: Directors Guild of America, USA: Nominated Best Director
: Writers Guild of America, USA: Nominated Best Drama Adapted
1975: National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA: Best Cinematography
: César Awards: Nominated Best Foreign Film
1977: Cinema Writers Circle Awards, Spain: Best Foreign Film
: César Awards, France: Nominated Best Foreign Film
1977: Sant Jordi Awards: Best Foreign Film
: Guild of German Art House Cinemas: Best Foreign Film
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