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A Man Called Peter

Directed by Henry Koster
United States, 1955
Drama, Biography, Family


Based on a true story (and adapted from the best-selling book by Catherine Wood), this drama centers on young Scotsman Peter Marshall, who heeds his “calling” from God to be a minister.

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A Man Called Peter Directed by Henry Koster

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1956 | Nominee: Best Cinematography, Color

National Board of Review

1955 | 2 wins including: Best Supporting Actress

Directors Guild of America

1956 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

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