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Peter Finch
   for his role in   
Network (1976)
Award given posthumously
Peter Finch
   has the epitaph   
"Distinguished Actor, Loving Husband, Always in Our Hearts"
Hollywood Memorial Park; Hollywood California
Peter Finch
   won for   
'Network'
1978
Peter Finch
   won for   
'Sunday Bloody Sunday'
1972
Peter Finch Was the First Actor to Be Nominated for an Oscar Posthumously
   is   
False
James Dean was the first actor to receive a Best Actor nomination posthumously
Far from the Madding Crowd (1967)
   starred   
Julie Christie, Terence Stamp and Peter Finch
Director: John Schlessinger. Also starred Alan Bates, Fiona Walker & Prunella Ransome. Plot: Based on Thomas Hardy's 19th century novel, Bathsheba Everdene (Christie) is a willful, passionate girl who is....
The Pumpkin Eater (1964)
   starred   
Anne Bancroft, Peter Finch and James Mason
Director: Jack Clayton. Also starred Janine Gray, Cedric Hardwicke & Rosalind Atkinson. Plot: The study of a marriage. Jo (Bancroft) has five children and husband number two when she meets writer Jake Armitage (Finch)...
Father Brown (1954)
   starred   
Alec Guinness, Joan Greenwood and Peter Finch
Director: Robert Hamer. Also starred Cecil Parker, Bernard Lee & Sid James. Plot: Works of art are disappearing, stolen by a master thief, a master of disguise. Father Brown (Guinness)has two goals: to catch the thief and to save his soul.
Network (1976)
   starred   
Faye Dunaway, William Holden and Peter Finch
Director: Sidney Lumet. Also starred Robert Duvall, Wesley Addy & Ned Beatty. Plot: A TV network cynically exploits a deranged ex-TV anchor's ravings and revelations about the media for their own profit. Won 4 Oscars.
Network (1976)
   starred   
Faye Dunaway, William Holden and Peter Finch
IMDB:8.0/10. Director: Woody Allen. Nominated for 2 Oscars, Won 2 Baftas incl. Best Picture and National Film Preservation Board Award.
Peter Finch
   won the Golden Globe for   
Network
Best Actor - Drama, 1976
Make Me an Offer (1954)
   starred   
Peter Finch, Adrienne Corri and Rosalie Crutchley
Director: Cyril Frankel. Also starred Finlay Currie, Ernest Thesiger & Wilfrid Lawson
Girl With Green Eyes (1964)
   starred   
Peter Finch, Rita Tushingham and Lynn Redgrave
Director: Desmond Davis. Also starred Maire Kean, Arthur O'Sullivan & Julian Glover. Plot: In 1960s Dublin a young girl becomes involved with an older man, a much-travelled and still married land-owner.
The Shiralee (1957)
   starred   
Peter Finch, Dana Wilson and Elizabeth Sellars
Director: Leslie Norman. Also starred George Rose, Rosemary Harris & Russell Napier. Plot: When Jim Macauley (Finch) finds his wife with another man, he takes their young daughter and they hit the road. With a young child as his responsibility, he finds he can't be quite the fancy-free wanderer that he had been.






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