|Henry Fonda is one of the most respected and memorable Hollywood actors of all time. He has starred in numerous blockbusters and four of his greatest performances can be found here in The Signature Collection: ADVISE & CONSENT, BATTLE OF THE BULGE, MISTER ROBERTS and THE WRONG MAN.|
ADVISE & CONSENT: A controversial political appointee triggers DC gamesmanship and scandal. Henry Fonda, Walter Pidgeon and Charles Laughton in Otto Preminger's film of Allen Drury's best seller.
BATTLE OF THE BULGE: Nazi Panzer forces stage a last-ditch Belgian front offensive that could turn the tide of WWII. Henry Fonda, Robert Shaw and Robert Ryan in the spectacular recreation of a crucial campaign.
MISTER ROBERTS: Henry Fonda, James Cagney, William Powell and Academy Award winner Jack Lemmon steer a ramshackle Navy cargo ship into the wartime comedy hall of fame. An all-time classic.
THE WRONG MAN: Manny Ballestero is an honest hardworking musician at New York's Stork Club. When his wife needs money for dental treatment, Manny goes to the local insurance office to borrow on her policy. Employees at the office mistake him for a hold-up man who robbed them the year before and the police are called. The film tells the true story of what happened to Manny and his family.
"[Mister] Moving, funny film version of the play. Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress
"[Advise] ...a big-name cast...thickly drawn characters... Noel Murray, The Onion A.V. Club
"[Battle] Precise, compelling tale of one of WWII's biggest battles. Steve Crum, Kansas City Kansan
Editor's NoteScreen legend Henry Fonda has four of his films gathered together for this collection. The titles included are: ADVISE AND CONSENT, BATTLE OF THE BULGE, MISTER ROBERTS, and THE WRONG MAN. Please see individual titles for synopsis information.
|Harold J. Stone|
|Alfred Hitchcock - [Wrong] Director|
|John Ford, et. al. - [Mister] Director|
|Ken Annakin - [Battle] Director|
|Otto Preminger - [Advise] Director|
|Golden Globe, Benjamin Frankel, [Battle] Best Original Score|
|Golden Globe, Telly Savalas, [Battle] Best Supporting Actor|
|British Academy Awards, Charles Laughton, [Advise] Best Foreign Actor|
|Cannes Film Festival, Otto Preminger, [Advise] Golden Palm Award|
|British Academy Awards, Jack Lemmon, [Mister] Best Foreign Actor|
|Oscar, Jack Lemmon, [Mister] Best Actor in a Supporting Role|
|Oscar, Leland Hayward, [Mister] Best Picture|
|Oscar, William A. Mueller, [Mister] Best Sound, Recording|