Mike Nichols Movies List

Mike Nichols
Mike Nichols
06-11-1931
Berlin, Germany
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Director Mike Nichols Filmography

Showing 1 to 10 of 26 movies
Showing 1 to 10 of 26 movies
Inventing David Geffen
Artist: David Geffen , Nora Ephron , Tom Hanks , Elton John , Mike Nichols
Director: Susan Lacy
Release date: 19-11-2012
Friends with Kids
Friends with Kids ( English )
Director: Jennifer Westfeldt , George Camarda
Music Director: The 88 , Marcelo Zarvos , Ruy García , Jacob Ribicoff , Todd Kasow , Jen Monnar , Randall Poster , Stephanie Diaz-Matos
Release date: 09-03-2012
Fantastic Mr. Fox
Fantastic Mr. Fox ( English )
Director: Wes Anderson , Ben Barrowman , Alice Dunseath , James Emmott , Greg Furber , Kev Harwood , Dan Pascall , Claire Watson
Music Director: Alexandre Desplat , Alexandre Desplat , Alexandre Desplat , Frank Ricotti , Helen Keen , John Parricelli , Maurice Murphy , Steve Browell , Steve Browell , Eric McAllister , Brett Rothfeld , Gerald Donlan , Tony Currie , Tony Martinez , James Seddon , Andie Derrick , Jay Peck , Peter Burgis , Harry Barnes , Stuart Stanley , Peter Clarke , Randall Poster , Alison Stephens , Anna Noakes , Annabel Djalili , Anne Villette , Bill Lockhart , Chris Baron , Chris Laurence , Christophe Morin , Darren Smith , Dave Bishop , Dave Stewart , David Arch , David Coulter , David Fuest , David Pyatt , Dominique Lemonnier , Dudley Bright , Estelle Vilotte , Felix Wareing , Gary Kettel , Glyn Matthews , Gregoire Garrigues , Jamie Talbot , Jean Touitou , Jamie Talbot , Jean-Yves Lozac'h , Jill Kemp , Mike Hext , Mitchell Dalton , Nicholas Bucknall , Nigel Gomm , Nigel Woodhouse , Nina Robertson , Owen Slade , Paul Clarvis , Phil Todd , Philippa Davies , Philippe Noharet , Piers Adams , Ralph Salmins , Richard Addison , Richard Berry , Richard Edwards , Richard Watkins , Rod Franks , Sam Walton , Stephen Henderson , Tracey Edwards , Tristan Fry , Jean-Pascal Beintus , Marie-Christine Desplat , Andy Kennedy , Brian Emrich , Stefan Henrix , Jeff Dalmaine , Joe Maher , Mike King , Paul Jarvis , John Camino , Sven Taits , Gerard McCann , David Evans , Jacob Ribicoff , Andie Derrick
Release date: 13-11-2009
Charlie Wilson's War
Charlie Wilson's War ( English )
Director: Mike Nichols
Music Director: James Newton Howard
Release date: 21-12-2007
Closer
Closer ( English )
Director: Mike Nichols , Michael Haley , Mary Bailey
Music Director: Nancy Allen , Suzana Peric , Jamie Baker
Release date: 02-12-2004
Angels in America
Angels in America ( English )
Director: Mike Nichols , Mary Bailey
Music Director: Thomas Newman , James Sabat , Lee Dichter , Ron Bochar , Ron Bochar , Evyen Klean
Release date: 07-12-2003
The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch
Artist: Eric Idle , Neil Innes , Ricky Fataar , John Halsey , David Bowie
Director: Eric Idle
Release Year: 2002
Wit
Wit ( English )
Artist: Emma Thompson , Christopher Lloyd , Eileen Atkins , Audra McDonald , Jonathan M. Woodward
Director: Mike Nichols
Release date: 20-03-2001
What Planet Are You From?
Director: Mike Nichols
Music Director: Carter Burwell
Release date: 03-03-2000
Primary Colors
Primary Colors ( English )
Director: Mike Nichols
Music Director: Ry Cooder
Release date: 20-03-1998
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Showing 1 to 10 of 26 movies

Mike Nichols Biography

Mike Nichols (born Mikhail Igor Peschkowsky; November 6, 1931 – November 19, 2014) was an American film and theatre director, producer, actor and comedian. He was noted for his ability to work across a range of genres and an aptitude for getting the best out of actors regardless of their acting experience. Nichols began his career in the 1950s with the comedy improvisational troupe, The Compass Players, predecessor of The Second City, in Chicago. He then teamed up with his improv partner, Elaine May, to form the comedy duo Nichols and May. Their live improv acts were a hit on Broadway resulting in three albums, with their debut album winning a Grammy Award. After Nichols and May disbanded their act in 1961, Nichols began directing plays. He soon earned a reputation as a skilled Broadway director with a flair for creating innovative productions and the ability to elicit polished performances from actors. His debut Broadway play was Neil Simon's Barefoot in the Park in 1963, with Robert Redford and Elizabeth Ashley. He next directed Luv in 1964 and in 1965 directed another Neil Simon play, The Odd Couple. Nichols received a Tony Award for each of those plays. Nearly five decades later, he won his sixth Tony Award as best director with a revival of Death of a Salesman in 2012. During his career, he directed or produced over twenty-five Broadway plays. In 1966, Warner Brothers invited Nichols to direct his first film, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, starring Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton. The groundbreaking and acclaimed film led critics to declare Nichols the "new Orson Welles". The film garnered 13 Academy Award nominations, winning five. It was also a box office hit and became the number 1 film of 1966. His next film was The Graduate in 1967, starring then unknown actor Dustin Hoffman, alongside Anne Bancroft and Katharine Ross. The film was another critical and financial success, becoming the highest-grossing film of 1967 and receiving seven Academy Award nominations, winning Nichols the Academy Award for Best Directing. Among the other films he directed were Catch-22 (1970), Carnal Knowledge (1971), Silkwood (1983), Working Girl (1988), Wolf (1994), The Birdcage (1996), Closer (2004), and Charlie Wilson's War (2007). Along with an Academy Award, Nichols won a Grammy Award (the first for a comedian born outside the United States), four Emmy Awards and nine Tony Awards. He was also a three-time BAFTA Award winner. His other honors included the Lincoln Center Gala Tribute in 1999, the National Medal of Arts in 2001, the Kennedy Center Honors in 2003 and the AFI Life Achievement Award in 2010. His films garnered a total of 42 Academy Award nominations and seven wins. Description above from the Wikipedia article Mike Nichols, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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