December 22, 2016 by admin_name
“Barry Lyndon” is an American period drama written, produced and directed by Stanley Kubrick and based on the 1844 novel written by William Makepeace Thackeray called “The Luck Of Barry Lyndon”. It stars a talented cast which include Ryan O´Neal, Marissa Berenson, Patrick Magee, Hardy Kruger, Diana Koerner, Steven Burkoff, Marie Kean, Murray Melvin, Frank Middlemass, Andre Morell, Arthur O´Sullivan, Gay Hamilton, Godfrey Quigley, Leonard Rossiter and it was narrated by Michael Hordern. It won four Oscars at the 1975 Academy Awards and is considered by many to be among the top 100 films Hollywood has made so far. (Consider that Hollywood makes about 500 pictures per year that´s saying alot.) The website Rotten Tomatoes gave it a 97% rating. This film is dated but a classic for a very good reason. It´s a great film.
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