Robert Parrish

Born: 4 January 1916, Columbus, Georgia
Died: 4 December 1995, Southampton Long Is.

Highlighted works

  • The Grapes of Wrath

    The Grapes of Wrath

    Novelist John Steinbeck’s great chronicle of Depression-era America reached the screen in director John Ford’s stark and powerful adaptation.

  • City Lights

    City Lights

    The Tramp wins the affections of a blind flower seller (Virginia Cherrill) in this hilarious but heartbreaking comedy – one of Charlie Chaplin’s uncontested masterpieces.

  • Sunrise  A Song of Two Humans

    Sunrise A Song of Two Humans

    Lured to Hollywood by producer William Fox, German Expressionist filmmaker F.W. Murnau created one of the silent cinema’s last and most luminous masterpieces.

  • All Quiet on the Western Front

    All Quiet on the Western Front

    The bitter WWI experiences of ordinary German soldiers are vividly recreated in this celebrated early sound adaptation of Eric Maria Remarque’s classic novel.

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