Sidney Lumet (ur. 25 czerwca 1924 w Filadelfii, zm. 9 kwietnia 2011 w Nowym Jorku) – amerykański reżyser, scenarzysta, aktor i producent filmowy.
Sidney Lumet was a master of cinema, best known for his technical knowledge and his skill at getting first-rate performances from his actors -- and for shooting most of his films in his beloved New York. He made over 40 movies, often complex and emotional, but seldom overly sentimental.
12 Angry Men (en España, 12 hombres sin piedad; en Hispanoamérica, 12 hombres en pugna) es una película dramática estadounidense de 1957 dirigida por Sidney Lumet y basada en el guion para TV de título homónimo escrito por Reginald Rose.
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Quinto potere (Network) è un film del 1976 diretto da Sidney Lumet e interpretato da Peter Finch, Faye Dunaway e William Holden.. Graffiante satira del mondo televisivo statunitense degli anni settanta, alla sua uscita ottenne un grande successo di pubblico e critica e ricevette dieci candidature agli Oscar vincendone quattro, tra cui quello per il miglior attore protagonista assegnato ...
05/12/1973 · Serpico: Directed by Sidney Lumet. With Al Pacino, John Randolph, Jack Kehoe, Biff McGuire. An honest New York cop named Frank Serpico blows the whistle on rampant corruption in the force only to have his comrades turn against him.
Sidney Lumet was then hired to complete the job for his reputation as an effective director under a tight schedule. Pacino was shortly distracted from the project by an offer to play the lead in Lenny, but ultimately he turned it down. To prepare for Serpico, he rode with police officers for a night, but he decided it was not enough.