Maximillian Schell, Best Actor 1961: MovieMonday.com

JUDGEMENT AT NUREMBERG

(Drama - NR)

Maximilian Schell received his Oscar for playing the German lawyer who passionately defended four Nazi generals at the war crime trials in Nuremberg.


ABOUT MAXIMILIAN SCHELL (1930 - )

Austrian born leading man who's the brother of actress Maria Schell.

He's occassionally directed some of his features, including:

THE PEDESTRIAN
FIRST LOVE
END OF THE GAME

Maximilian Schell's other Best Actor nominations are:

THE MAN IN THE GLASS BOOTH (75)
JULIA (77)

His other credits include:

YOUNG LIONS
THE CONDEMNED OF ALTONA
RETURN FROM THE ASHES
THE DEADLY AFFAIR
BEYOND THE MOUNTAINS
COUNTERPOINT
THE CASTLE
THE ODESSA FILE
ST. IVES
CROSS OF IRON
AVALANCHE EXPRESS
THE BLACK HOLE
PLAYERS
THE CHOSEN
THE ASSISI UNDERGROUND
THE ROSE GARDEN
THE FRESHMAN
LABYRINTH
A FAR OFF PLACE
JUSTIZ
THE VAMPPYRE WARS
TELLING LIES IN AMERICA
ZWISCHEN ROSEN
THE EIGHTEENTH ANGEL
LEFT LUGGAGE
VAMPIRES
DEEP IMPACT
WER LIEBT, DEM WACHSEN FLUGEL
I LOVE YOU BABY
FISIMATENTEN
MEINE SCHWESTER MARIA
LIGHT IN THE SKY
FESTIVAL IN CANNES

Maximilian Schell's television credits include...

PETER THE GREAT (mini TV Series)
LIEBE, LUGEN, LEIDENSCHAFT (mini TV Series)
FURST UND DAS MADCHEN DER (TV Series)

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