Sign up / Log in
Philip Kaufman
Born October 23, 1936 (age 82)
Philip Kaufman (born October 23, 1936) is an American film director and screenwriter who has directed fifteen films over a career spanning more than five decades. He has been described as a "maverick" and an "iconoclast," notable for his versatility and independence. He is considered an "auteur", whose films have always expressed his personal vision.
His choice of topics has been eclectic and sometimes... full bio
Quills
[2000]
 
My rating
Movie | Biography, Drama | 2h 4min
Directed by:
In a Napoleonic era insane asylum, an inmate, the irrepressible Marquis De Sade, fights a battle of wills against a tyrannically prudish doctor.
Rising Sun
[1993]
 
My rating
Movie | Action, Crime, Drama | 2h 9min
Directed by:
When an escort girl is found dead in the offices of a Japanese company in Los Angeles, detectives Web Smith and John Connor act as liaison between the company's executives and the investigating cop Tom Graham.
The Right Stuff
[1983]
 
My rating
Movie | Adventure, Biography, Drama | 3h 13min
Directed by:
The story of the original Mercury 7 astronauts and their macho, seat-of-the-pants approach to the space program.
Twisted
[2004]
 
My rating
Movie | Crime, Drama, Mystery | 1h 37min
Directed by:
Jessica, whose father killed her mother and committed suicide, is a police officer. While investigating a murder, she finds herself in the center of her own investigation, when her former lovers start being murdered.
Invasion of the Body Snatchers
[1978]
 
My rating
Movie | Horror, Sci-Fi | 1h 55min
Directed by:
In San Francisco, a group of people discover the human race is being replaced one by one, with clones devoid of emotion.
Movie | Drama, Romance | 2h 51min
Directed by:
In 1968, a Czech doctor with an active sex life meets a woman who wants monogamy, and then the Soviet invasion further disrupts their lives.
Hemingway & Gellhorn
[2012]
 
My rating
TV Movie | Biography, Drama, Romance | 2h 35min
Directed by:
A drama centered on the romance between Ernest Hemingway and WWII correspondent Martha Gellhorn, Hemingway's inspiration for For Whom the Bell Tolls and the only woman who ever asked for a divorce from the writer.
Henry & June
[1990]
 
My rating
Movie | Biography, Drama | 2h 16min
Directed by:
In 1931 Paris, Anais Nin meets Henry Miller and his wife June. Intrigued by them both, she begins expanding her sexual horizons with her husband Hugo as well as with Henry and others. June shuttles between Paris and New York trying to find acting jobs while Henry works on his first major work, "Tropic of Cancer," a pseudo-biography of June. Anais and Hugo help finance the book, but June is displeased... see more
The Wanderers
[1979]
 
My rating
Movie | Drama | 1h 52min
Directed by:
Set against the urban jungle of 1963 New York's gangland subculture, this coming of age teenage movie is set around the Italian gang the Wanderers. Slight comedy, slight High School angst and every bit entertaining with its classic 1950's Rock n' Roll soundtrack such as "Walk Like a Man", "Big Girls Don't Cry" by The Four Seasons and "My Boyfriend's Back" by The Angels. Focusing around a football game... see more
Movie | Western | 1h 31min
Directed by:
The gangs of Jesse James and Cole Younger join forces for a bungled robbery of the bank in Northfield, MN.
The White Dawn
[1974]
 
My rating
Movie | Adventure, Drama, History | 1h 50min
Directed by:
In 1896, three whalers are stranded in the Arctic North Canada and seek refuge with an Eskimo tribe. Gradually they gain control with the Eskimo village and introduce gambling, booze, theft and their special variation of sex. In the beginning, the Eskimos accept it but slowly the cultural tension starts growing.
Fearless Frank
[1967]
 
My rating
Movie | Comedy, Fantasy | 1h 23min
Directed by:
A satirical comedy about an unsophisticated country boy who treks off to Chicago, gets shot by mobsters and awakens to find that he has the powers of Superman. In HD.
Goldstein
[1964]
 
My rating
Movie | Comedy | 1h 25min
A modern-day interpretation of the story of Elijah, a prophet who supposedly heralded the end of time.
Follow us on:
Copyright © 2019 Noopler, Lda