John Guillermin – American Film Institute
THE TOWERING INFERNO film still of Steve McQueen

THE TOWERING INFERNO (1974) – AFI Movie Club

An explosive epic produced by “master of disaster” Irwin Allen and featuring an all-star ensemble that includes Steve McQueen, Paul Newman, William Holden (named by AFI among cinema’s greatest screen legends), Faye Dunaway and AFI Life Achievement Award honoree Fred Astaire, THE TOWERING INFERNO (1974) also featured the creative contribution of another AFI Life Achievement...
DEATH ON THE NILE film still

DEATH ON THE NILE (1978) – AFI Movie Club

Adapted from the writings of Agatha Christie and marking the debut appearance of screen legend Peter Ustinov as the iconic Hercule Poirot, DEATH ON THE NILE (1978) brings together an all-star ensemble – including AFI Life Achievement Award honoree Bette Davis, AFI Honorary Degree recipient Angela Lansbury, Lois Chiles, Simon MacCorkindale, David Niven, Maggie Smith,...
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