Days of Wine and Roses (film)

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Days of Wine and Roses is a 1962 drama film directed by Blake Edwards with a screenplay by JP Miller adapted from his own 1958 Playhouse 90 teleplay of the same name.wikipedia
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Blake Edwards

Blake Edwards ("Sam O. Brown")
Days of Wine and Roses is a 1962 drama film directed by Blake Edwards with a screenplay by JP Miller adapted from his own 1958 Playhouse 90 teleplay of the same name.
His best-known films include Breakfast at Tiffany's, Days of Wine and Roses, 10, Victor/Victoria, and the hugely successful Pink Panther film series with British actor Peter Sellers.

Jack Lemmon

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The movie was produced by Martin Manulis, with music by Henry Mancini, and features Jack Lemmon, Lee Remick, Charles Bickford and Jack Klugman.
He starred in over 60 films, such as Some Like It Hot, The Apartment, Mister Roberts (for which he won the 1955 Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor), Days of Wine and Roses, The Great Race, Irma la Douce, The Odd Couple and its sequel The Odd Couple II (and other frequent collaborations with Odd Couple co-star Walter Matthau), Save the Tiger (for which he won the 1973 Academy Award for Best Actor), The Out-of-Towners, The China Syndrome, Missing, Glengarry Glen Ross, Tuesdays with Morrie, Out to Sea, Grumpy Old Men, and Grumpier Old Men.

Lee Remick

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The movie was produced by Martin Manulis, with music by Henry Mancini, and features Jack Lemmon, Lee Remick, Charles Bickford and Jack Klugman.
She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress for the 1962 film Days of Wine and Roses, and for the 1966 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play for her Broadway theatre performance in Wait Until Dark.

Martin Manulis

The movie was produced by Martin Manulis, with music by Henry Mancini, and features Jack Lemmon, Lee Remick, Charles Bickford and Jack Klugman.
In 1962, he produced the film Days of Wine and Roses starring Jack Lemmon and Lee Remick.

Henry Mancini

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The movie was produced by Martin Manulis, with music by Henry Mancini, and features Jack Lemmon, Lee Remick, Charles Bickford and Jack Klugman. The Oscar-winning title song had music by Henry Mancini and lyrics by Johnny Mercer.
Mancini's scores for Blake Edwards included Breakfast at Tiffany's (with the standard "Moon River") and Days of Wine and Roses (with the title song, "Days of Wine and Roses"), as well as Experiment in Terror, The Pink Panther (and all of its sequels), The Great Race, The Party, 10 (including "It's Easy to Say") and Victor Victoria.

National Film Registry

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In 2018, Days of Wine and Roses was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry as being "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant."

Charles Bickford

Charles A. Bickford
The movie was produced by Martin Manulis, with music by Henry Mancini, and features Jack Lemmon, Lee Remick, Charles Bickford and Jack Klugman.
Two of the actor's most memorable late-career big-screen roles came in the western The Big Country (1958) (as a wealthy and ruthless rancher) and in the drama Days of Wine and Roses (as the forlorn father of an alcoholic).

Playhouse 90

Days of Wine and Roses is a 1962 drama film directed by Blake Edwards with a screenplay by JP Miller adapted from his own 1958 Playhouse 90 teleplay of the same name.
Several teleplays in the series were filmed later as theatrical motion pictures, including Requiem for a Heavyweight, The Helen Morgan Story, Days of Wine and Roses, and Judgment at Nuremberg.

Academy Award for Best Actor

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The film received four other Oscar nominations, including Best Actor and Best Actress.

Academy Award for Best Actress

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The film received four other Oscar nominations, including Best Actor and Best Actress.

JP Miller

J.P. Miller
Days of Wine and Roses is a 1962 drama film directed by Blake Edwards with a screenplay by JP Miller adapted from his own 1958 Playhouse 90 teleplay of the same name.
Miller's theatrical films include The Rabbit Trap (1959), The Young Savages (1961, with Edward Anhalt), Days of Wine and Roses (1962) and Behold a Pale Horse (1964).

Alan Hewitt

Alan Hewitt as Rad Leland
Among the movies Hewitt appeared in are A Private's Affair, That Touch of Mink, Days of Wine and Roses, How to Murder Your Wife, Sweet Charity, and The Barefoot Executive.

Jack Klugman

Klugman
The movie was produced by Martin Manulis, with music by Henry Mancini, and features Jack Lemmon, Lee Remick, Charles Bickford and Jack Klugman. After his release, Joe finally gets sober for a while with the help of Alcoholics Anonymous, a dedicated sponsor named Jim Hungerford (Jack Klugman), and regular AA meetings.

Brandy Alexander

Brandy
She is reluctant at first, but after her first few Brandy Alexanders, she admits that having a drink "made me feel good."
In the movie Days of Wine and Roses, alcoholic Joe Clay (Jack Lemmon) takes Kirsten Arnesen (Lee Remick) out on a date.

Days of Wine and Roses (song)

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The Oscar-winning title song had music by Henry Mancini and lyrics by Johnny Mercer.
"Days of Wine and Roses" is a popular song, from the 1962 movie of the same name.

Days of Wine and Roses (Playhouse 90)

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Days of Wine and Roses is a 1962 drama film directed by Blake Edwards with a screenplay by JP Miller adapted from his own 1958 Playhouse 90 teleplay of the same name.
* Days of Wine and Roses film (1962)

Johnny Mercer

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An Academy Award went to the film's theme music, composed by Mancini with lyrics by Johnny Mercer.
1962: "Days of Wine and Roses" (music by Henry Mancini) for Days of Wine and Roses

Alcoholics Anonymous

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After his release, Joe finally gets sober for a while with the help of Alcoholics Anonymous, a dedicated sponsor named Jim Hungerford (Jack Klugman), and regular AA meetings.
Days of Wine and Roses – a 1962 film about a married couple struggling with alcoholism. Jack Lemmon's character attends an AA meeting in the film.

Academy Award for Best Original Song

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The Oscar-winning title song had music by Henry Mancini and lyrics by Johnny Mercer.

1962 in film

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It earned $4 million in United States theatrical rentals, making it the 15th highest-grossing film of the year.
Days of Wine and Roses, directed by Blake Edwards, starring Jack Lemmon, Lee Remick, Charles Bickford, Jack Klugman

Ken Lynch

Ken Lynch as Liquor Store Proprietor
Days of Wine and Roses (1962) - Proprietor (uncredited)

Academy Award for Best Costume Design

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Best Costume Design, Don Feld.

Donfeld

Don Feld
Best Costume Design, Don Feld.
35th Academy Awards-Nominated for Days of Wine and Roses (for B/W costumes). Lost to What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?.