John Gielgud – American Film Institute
ARTHUR film still of Liza Minnelli

ARTHUR (1981) – AFI Movie Club

Starring Dudley Moore, Liza Minnelli and John Gielgud – and marking the first and only feature for writer/director Steve Gordon before his untimely death – ARTHUR (1981) was named by the American Film Institute among the funniest films of all time, with its iconic theme song also named by AFI among the greatest movie songs....

THE ELEPHANT MAN (1980) – AFI Movie Club

Starring John Hurt, Anthony Hopkins and AFI Directing Workshop for Women Alum Anne Bancroft, THE ELEPHANT MAN (1980) tells the remarkable and tragic true story John Merrick – behind whose unusual appearance was a soul defined by intelligence and kindness. Financed by AFI Life Achievement Award honoree Mel Brooks’ production company and directed by AFI...