Display as images display as list make and model make and year year category importancerole date added new ones first episode appearance ep. The pumpkin eater is a film directed by jack clayton with anne bancroft, peter finch, james mason, cedric hardwicke, year. The pumpkin eater 1964 by rarelust october 10, 2017 6. Oh, i dont know if ive mentioned this but im also on a huge peter finch kick if you havent seen it yet, please watch girl with green eyes. Based on the novel, the pumpkin eater by penelope mortimer. The pumpkin eater, movie, 1964 pictures provided by. Phoebe nicholls, christopher ellis, fergus mcclelland, rupert osborne, gregory phillips tags. Psyche 59 1964 patricia neal and samantha eggar in psyche 59 1964 the pumpkin eater 1964 ann bancroft and peter finch are a married couple in crisis. Following the credits, more of anne bancroft as disillusioned wife jo, in her london home, joined by husband jake peter finch, opening director jack claytons the pumpkin eater, 1964, also starring james mason, from the penelope mortimer novel and harold pinters screenplay. Jo has five children and husband number two when she meets writer jake armitage. That hes not known for this movie is only because nobody knows this movie, but what he does here is to me much more impressive than his work in network. A few years and at least one child later, jo is deeply depressed, breaking down in. With anne bancroft, peter finch, james mason, janine gray.
The film also stars james mason, the fabulous maggie smith in two scenes, curiously unbilled. The pumpkin eater 1964 is a drama movie starring anne bancroft and peter finch. Not rated 1h 58min drama 9 november 1964 usa a mother of many children plunges into depression. Just log on to your verizon account and watch the latest shows online. Bathing scene in the pumpkin eater 1964 3 november 2017 the pumpkin eater 1964 two young girls have bath. The pumpkin eater 1964 the pumpkin eater 1964 user.
The pumpkin eater 1964 movies, tv, celebs, and more. Pumpkin eater, the study of a woman in a marriage with a cheating husband. The pumpkin eater 1964 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Screenwriter jake armitage peter finch and his wife jo armitage anne bancroft live in london with six of jos eight children, with the two eldest boys at boarding school. As this allusion suggests, one of the central concerns of the film is female. The pumpkin eater is a british movie from 1964 that stars anne bancroft and peter finch, the latter of whom is known for network and not much else. The pumpkin eater movie posters from movie poster shop. Directed by jack clayton and with a screenplay by harold pinter, the film has a good deal that is unspoken.
The pumpkin eater is a 1964 british drama film starring anne bancroft as an unusually fertile woman, and peter finch as her philandering husband. While its rarely enjoyable to watch chronic infidelity played out onscreen and the pumpkin eater is no exception to this rule the film remains mustsee viewing simply for bancrofts memorable central performance. The pumpkin eater 1964 watch free movies online in full hd. Another flashback from jo anne bancroft, alone in her london house, introducing maggie smith as philpot, officially a distant friend of her husband, then taking her brood for a walk in the park, in the pumpkin eater, 1964, directed by jack clayton, with peter finch. The pumpkin eater 1964 rotten tomatoes movie trailers. The pumpkin eater 1964 original release lobby card anne. The pumpkin eater 1964 watch free movies online in full.
After psychiatric care and the prospect of a new house in the country, she gets better. Amazing, so the pumpkin eater is a newfavorites goldmine. The pumpkin eater 1964 original trailer hd 1080p youtube. Film screenwriter jake armitage and his wife jo armitage live in london with six of jos eight children, with the two eldest boys at boarding school. Made in 1964 and set in london, this film tells the story of a woman who is in the middle of her third marriage, to a screenwriter, played by peter finch.
Through the 60s, she had a series of movie roles, including her performance in the 1964 british drama the pumpkin eater. Ruminations on the pumpkin eater 1964 the term auteur is rarely associated with jack clayton. The 10 best maggie smith movies that arent harry potter. Pumpkin eater, the 1964 movie clip an honest tradesman at the urging of jo anne bancroft, bob james mason and actress wife beth janine gray are among the invitees at a party shes hosting with screenwriter husband jake peter finch, popular character gerald sim as one voluble guest, in the pumpkin eater, 1964, directed by jack clayton. The children are spread over jos three marriages, with only the. Last night i watched the pumpkin eater 1964 which costars peter finch and james mason. It is completely original to the year in which the movie was in theaters.
The pumpkin eater the 1964 movie, trailers, videos and more at yidio. Read the the pumpkin eater movie synopsis, view the movie trailer, get cast and crew information, see movie photos, and more on. The year 1964 in film involved some significant events. Were your movie poster source for new releases and vintage movie posters.
The evident cause of all the troubles of the woman that anne bancroft plays in the british film the pumpkin eater, which came to the baronet yesterday, is that she wallows in self. Harold pinter penned one of his superior scripts in this fastidious adaptation of penelope mortimers novel about a compulsive childbearer and her. Buy the pumpkin eater movie posters from movie poster shop. Watch the full length movie of the pumpkin eater online or on the fios mobile app. This movie is an impeccably performed and directed film of an up and down rollercoaster fractured marriage and its truly heartbreaking what anne bancrofts character has to go through. A few years and at least one child later, jo is deeply depressed, breaking down in the middle of harrods. The title is a reference to the nursery rhyme peter peter pumpkin.
The pumpkin eater is the story of a bad marriage and a character study of the wife, jo armitage anne bancroft and a partial study of the husband, jake peter finch. The pumpkin eater 1964 rotten tomatoes anne bancroft stars as a restless, twicemarried british woman with six children, whose third husband is a fledgling screenwriter peter finch. Peter finch and anne bancroft in the pumpkin eater jack. When critics and film scholars refer to the british director by name they usually describe him as being a talented craftsman or skilled technician. The pumpkin eater film 1964 having read the book, which i really enjoyed, i was very interested to see the film.
Nov 03, 2017 bathing scene in the pumpkin eater 1964 3 november 2017 the pumpkin eater 1964 two young girls have bath. However, after watching the pumpkin eater, it really is criminal that she lost to julie christie that year. Bancroft was wonderful in this film based on the brilliant book by penelope mortimer, who was john mortimers first wife. The film lacks the biting wit of the early parts of the book, aside from that it is pretty much scripted from the book. She leaves this husband to marry jake, and his career takes off. The film was adapted by harold pinter from the 1962 novel of the same name by penelope mortimer, and was directed by jack clayton.
The pumpkin eater has been ranked 509 times, wins 49. Having perpetually popped out a myriad of children she is yet again pregnant. The abortion part of the movie upset me very much, but that is a part of some peoples lives, part of real life. Anne bancroft stars as a restless, twicemarried british woman with. James mason, the pumpkin eaterphoto measures 8 x 10. Gallery of 5 movie poster and cover images for the pumpkin eater 1964. Anne bancroft won a cannes film festival award for her performance in this film. The original trailer in high definition of the pumpkin eater directed by jack clayton and starring anne bancroft, peter finch, james mason.168 867 835 1130 270 1480 1006 840 685 303 78 515 1349 1019 480 583 916 1108 179 1266 1400 1407 1321 75 1586 503 123 848 1596 633 684 916 498 219 143 320 908 350 1337 377 1020 473 1262 252 253 70