Ship Of Fools (149 Mins)
...one of the finest ensemble pieces of the period, and remains a compelling viewing experience today. - Turner Classic Movies / Jay Steinberg
Starring: Vivien Leigh , Simone Signoret, Jose Ferrer, Lee Marvin, Oskar Werner, Michael Dunn
SHIP OF FOOLS is set on a German ocean liner, during the Nazi regime of the 1930s. In the high class section are several well-to-do people, while below deck are a horde of sugar field workers returning to Spain after a season of work in Cuba. The ship is a hot bed of disillusionment, prejudice and delusions of grandeur. Nominated for 8 Academy Awards® in 1965 including Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Actress and Best Screenplay Adaptation. It won the Academy Award®f or Art Direction and Cinematography.
Lilith (114 Mins.)
...arty...exotic filmmaking... - eyeforfilm.co.uk / Merlin Harries
Starring: Warren Beatty, Jean Seberg, Peter Fonda, Kim Hunter, Anne Meacham, James Patterson, Robert Reilly
Warren Beatty and Jean Seberg co-star in this haunting drama about the obsessive love between a therapist and his patient. Vincent (Beatty), a war veteran, returns to his bleak Maryland hometown and takes a job as an occupational therapist at Poplar Lodge, a private mental institution for the wealthy. There, Vincent meets a young schizophrenic, Lilith (Seberg), an enchanting patient whose fragile beauty bewitches all those with whom she comes in contact especially Stephen (Peter Fonda), a troubled young man. As Vincent is drawn even deeper into her private world, he too becomes captivated by Lilith and will lie, betray and even destroy to keep her. Soon Vincent himself can no longer determine which of the two worlds his or Lilith s is the sane one.