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The Pianist

2002 , 2h 30m
Overview

The true story of pianist Władysław Szpilman's experiences in Warsaw during the Nazi occupation. When the Jews of the city find themselves forced into a ghetto, Szpilman finds work playing in a café; and when his family is deported in 1942, he stays behind, works for a while as a laborer, and eventually goes into hiding in the ruins of the war-torn city.

  • Director: Roman Polanski
  • Stars: Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann, Frank Finlay, Maureen Lipman, Emilia Fox

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Film Awards

57 wins128 nominations
out of 6,004 movie awards
  • Academy Awards, USA

    Best Actor in a Leading Role

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  • Academy Awards, USA

    Best Director

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  • Academy Awards, USA

    Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay

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Ratings

8.5
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    The Pianist FAQ

    The certification of The Pianist is R.
    On November 20, 2020, there were 5238 public reaction to The Pianist including Oscar-worthy performance, extraordinary, with memorable moments, deservedly won awards, more accurate.
    The casts of The Pianist are Adrien Brody starring as Władysław 'Władek' Szpilman, Thomas Kretschmann starring as Captain Wilm Hosenfeld, Frank Finlay starring as Father, Maureen Lipman starring as Mother, Emilia Fox starring as Dorota, Ed Stoppard starring as Henryk Szpilman.
    The Pianist won 2003 Academy Awards, USA, 2003 BAFTA Awards, 2002 Cannes Film Festival, 2010 CinEuphoria Awards, 2004 Awards of the Japanese Academy, 2004 Czech Lions, 2004 Golden Eagle Awards, Russia, 2004 Kinema Junpo Awards, 2004 Mainichi Film Concours, 2003 AARP Movies for Grownups Awards and 24 others.
    The director of The Pianist is Roman Polanski.
    The genre of The Pianist is Drama,War.
    On November 20, 2020, the IMDB rating of The Pianist is 8.5/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 95/100, Metacritic rating is 85/100, TMDB rating is 8/10.
    The release date of The Pianist is September 17, 2002.
    The full version of The Pianist is provided by AMC on Demand , Microsoft Store , YouTube , FandangoNOW , Amazon Prime Video , Redbox , Google Play Movies , DIRECTV , Amazon Video , Vudu
    The revenue of The Pianist was 120,072,577 USD.
    The production budget of The Pianist was 35,000,000 USD.
    The runtime of The Pianist is 150 minutes.