Sidney Lumet, Director Of ‘serpico,’ ‘network,’ Dies At 86

Sidney Lumet, director of ‘Serpico,’ ‘Network,’ dies at 86

Sidney Lumet, 86, a versatile and influential movie director whose films included “12 Angry Men,” “The Pawnbroker,” “Serpico” and “Network,” died Saturday at his home in New York City. He had lymphoma.

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  • Sidney Lumet Looks Back
    with classics such as “12 Angry Men,” “Serpico” and “Network.” In 2008, he sat for an expansive and probing interview with filmmaker Daniel Anker. After both men passed away, director Nancy Buirski took over the project to interweave Lumet’s ...
    01/13/2017 - 7:25 am | View Link
  • Sidney Lumet: American Masters
    Journey through the life's work of the socially conscious director of Serpico, 12 Angry Men and Network in a never-before-seen interview. With candor, humor and grace, Sidney Lumet reveals what matters to him as an artist and as a human... Journey through ...
    01/3/2017 - 3:07 pm | View Link
  • ‘By Sidney Lumet’: a life in movies
    In the case of “Network” – one of his very best movies – the director had a ten-week ... well in two of his best movies, “Serpico” and “Dog Day Afternoon,” which crackle with urban energy. Lumet paved the way for the other New York-centric ...
    01/3/2017 - 3:32 am | View Link
  • ‘American Masters: By Sidney Lumet’ review: Welcoming documentary on underrated filmmaker
    at 8 p.m. on WNET/13 GRADE B+ WHAT IT’S ABOUT When the director Sidney Lumet died in 2011, he left behind 44 feature films made over 50 years. His best — “12 Angry Men,” “Dog Day Afternoon,” “Serpico,” “Network” — are American ...
    12/31/2016 - 5:56 am | View Link
  • A Director of Classics, Focused on Conscience
    Sidney Lumet, a director who preferred the streets of New York to the back lots of Hollywood and whose stories of conscience — “12 Angry Men,” “Serpico,” “Dog Day Afternoon,” “The Verdict,” “Network” — became modern American film ...
    09/7/2014 - 3:10 am | View Link
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  • Sidney Lumet
    Sidney Lumet. Born: 25-Jun-1924 Birthplace: Philadelphia, PA Died: 9-Apr-2011 Location of death: Manhattan, NY Cause of death: Cancer - Lymphoma. Gender: Male
    01/12/2017 - 11:39 pm | View Website
  • ''Network'' director Sidney
    ''Network'' director Sidney is a crossword puzzle clue
    01/10/2017 - 10:08 pm | View Website
  • Serpico (re-release) Reviews
    Summary: Sidney Lumet's 1973 film stars Al Pacino as New York cop Frank Serpico.
    01/10/2017 - 5:40 am | View Website
  • PBS Celebrates New Year With Sherlock, Probes Donald Trump ...
    An American Masters program, By Sidney Lumet, will look at the director of Serpico, 12 Angry Men and Network through film clips and previously unseen interviews in ...
    01/9/2017 - 6:49 pm | View Website
  • Sidney Lumet
    Sidney Lumet, Director: 12 Angry Men. Sidney Lumet was a master of cinema, best known for his technical knowledge and his skill at getting first-rate performances ...
    01/8/2017 - 8:09 pm | View Website
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