Martin Ritt

Film Producer / Film Director / Actor / Theatre Director | * 03/02/1914 († 76, 12/08/1990) | New York City, New York, USA
Martin Ritt (March 2, 1914 – December 8, 1990) was an American director and actor who worked in both film and theater, and was noted for his socially conscious films. Some of the movies he directed include The Long, Hot Summer (1958), The Black Orchid (1958), Paris Blues (1961), Hemingway's Adventures of a Young Man (1962), Hud (1963), The Outrage (1964), The Spy Who Came In from the Cold (1965), Hombre (1967), The Great White Hope (1970), Sounder (1972), ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Romance / Love | Comedies

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Awards & Nominations for Martin Ritt

Academy Award for Best Director

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Movies with Martin Ritt as Actor(3)

as Burly DeVito1985 The Slugger's Wife
as Hans Bärlach1975 End of the Game
as Uncle Morty1972 Awake and Sing!

Movies with Martin Ritt as Crew(34)

Directing/Director1990 Stanley & Iris
Directing/Director1987 Nuts
Production/Co-Producer1987 Nuts
Directing/Director1985 Murphy's Romance
Directing/Director1983 Cross Creek
Directing/Director1981 Back Roads
Directing/Director1979 Norma Rae
Directing/Director1978 Casey's Shadow
Production/Producer1976 The Front
Directing/Director1976 The Front
Directing/Director1974 Conrack
Production/Producer1974 Conrack
Directing/Director1972 Pete 'n' Tillie
Directing/Director1972 Sounder
Directing/Director1970 The Molly Maguires
Production/Producer1970 The Molly Maguires
Directing/Director1970 The Great White Hope
Directing/Director1968 The Brotherhood
Directing/Director1967 Hombre
Production/Producer1967 Hombre
Directing/Director1965 The Spy Who Came In from the Cold
Production/Producer1965 The Spy Who Came In from the Cold
Directing/Director1964 The Outrage
Production/Producer1964 The Outrage
Directing/Director1963 Hud
Production/Producer1963 Hud
Directing/Director1961 Paris Blues
Directing/Director1960 5 Branded Women
Directing/Director1959 The Sound and the Fury
Directing/Director1958 The Black Orchid
Directing/Director1958 The Long, Hot Summer
Directing/Director1957 Edge of the City
Directing/Director1957 No Down Payment

Full Name: Martin Ritt
Born: Monday, 03/02 1914 (March) in New York City
Died: Saturday, 12/08 1990 (December) in Santa Monica (aged: 76)
Zodiac sign: Pisces (Chinese zodiac sign: Tiger)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: St. John's University, DeWitt Clinton High School
Martin Ritt frequently works together with these people:
Irving Ravetch (10x, Crew)
Sidney Levin (7x, Crew)
Paul Newman (6x, Actor)
Frank Bracht (6x, Crew)
John A. Alonzo (5x, Crew)
Val Avery (5x, Actor)
Walter Bernstein (5x, Crew)
Tambi Larsen (4x, Crew)
James Wong Howe (4x, Crew)
Jerry Wald (4x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:26820, Added: 05/08/2018, Last updated: 10/24/2020