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74 Ratings

Cyrano de Bergerac

Directed by Michael Gordon
United States, 1950
Drama, Romance, Adventure


France, 1640: Cyrano, the charismatic swordsman-poet with the absurd nose, hopelessly loves the beauteous Roxane; she, in turn, confesses to Cyrano her love for the handsome but tongue-tied Christian. The chivalrous Cyrano sets up with Christian an innocent deception, with tragic results.

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Cyrano de Bergerac Directed by Michael Gordon

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1951 | Winner: Best Actor in a Leading Role

National Board of Review

1950 | Winner: Top Ten Films

Directors Guild of America

1952 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Golden Globes (USA)

1951 | 2 wins including: Best Actor - Drama

1951 | 2 nominations including: Best Motion Picture - Drama

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