Movies directed by John Schlesinger
A Kind of Loving (1962)
112 mins Drama
"A Kind of Loving" starts with a wedding and it is a scene which made me smile as it made me think back to when I use to go to weddings and the people who were there and they would behave. There is the wedding photographer bu...
Billy Liar (1963)
98 mins Comedy, Drama, Romance
"Billy Liar" maybe a black and white movie made in the sixties but the remarkable thing about it is that it has a storyline which is as current now as it was back when it was released. In being such it makes "Billy Liar" a fa...
128 mins Drama, Romance
"Darling" is a movie which sounds better than it is with it's story of a model who uses sex to climb the social ladder, manipulating men to get what she wants but only to discover that it means nothing and ultimately her life...
Far from the Madding Crowd (1967)
168 mins Drama, Romance
Far from the Madding Crowd - director John Schlesinger's taken on Thomas Hardy's classic novel about Bathsheba Everdene and the three men who love her...
138 mins Drama, Romance, War
Growing up in the UK during the 70s and 80s I have memories of an educational TV show called "The Way We Use to Live" which as the title suggests recreated what life was like at certain times. In a way John Schlesinger's "Yan...
Pacific Heights (1990)
102 mins Mystery, Thriller
When I think through the decades and the movies I would watch the first half of the 90s were the thriller era for me. From women who taunt police to psychos who take up residence I couldn't get enough of them and "Pacific Hei...
* This is purely a list of reviews on The Movie Scene featuring the name John Schlesinger as one of the directors.