Ben Nye

Born: 12 January 1907, Fremont, Nebraska
Died: 9 February 1986, Santa Monica, CA

Highlighted works

  • Marathon Man

    Marathon Man

    John Schlesinger’s classic thriller, featuring Dustin Hoffman, Laurence Olivier and a chilling visit to the dentist.

  • My Darling Clementine

    My Darling Clementine

  • All about Eve

    All about Eve

    Broadway diva Bette Davis tries to fend off her rivals in this six Oscar-winning drama.

  • Pickup on South Street

    In Samuel Fuller’s New York noir, the FBI pressures a pickpocket to help them track down Communist spies.

  • Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

    Marilyn Monroe and Jane Russell know that diamonds are a girl’s best friend in this marvellous musical.

  • The Lady Eve

    The Lady Eve

    Glamorous conwoman Barbara Stanwyck gets millionaire boffin Henry Fonda in her sights in Preston Sturges’s sparkling screwball comedy.

  • Rebecca

    Rebecca

    Alfred Hitchcock’s chillingly beautiful adaptation of Daphne Du Maurier’s bestseller.

  • Gone with the Wind

    Gone with the Wind

    An epic romance set against the backdrop of the American Civil War which broke box-office records and swept the board at the 1939 Academy Awards.

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