Lust for Life

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MGM UA Released 1956

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The touching biodrama of the troubled artist Vincent Van Gogh, from his first paintings to his death. Kirk Douglas ("The Bad and the Beautiful," "Gunfight at O.K. Corral") delivers a brilliant Oscar-nominated performance as the tragic Dutch painter. Anthony Quinn ("Lawrence of Arabia," "Zorba the Greek") won his second Oscar for his role as Van Gogh's friend and fellow painter, Gauguin. Directed by Oscar-winner Vincente Minnelli ("Gigi," "An American in Paris") and nominated for four Academy Awards. Acclaimed actor/producer John Houseman ("The Paper Chase") produced. With actual footage of rarely-seen Van Gogh paintings. Leonard Maltin calls it "an exquisite color production."moreless
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Drama

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Classics, Biography, Historical