Americanization of Emily

Americanization of Emily

Character Oscar-nominee James Garner ("Maverick", TV's "The Rockford Files") stars as a pacifistic American naval officer who discovers that he has been selected to become the first casualty of the Normandy invasion as part of a military PR scheme. As he deals with this, he tries to win the heart of a British widower, played by Oscar-winner Julie Andrews ("The Sound of Music", "Victor/Victoria", "Mary Poppins"). Nominated for two Academy Awards, this black romantic comedy also stars Oscar-winners Melvyn Douglas ("Being There", "Hud") and James Coburn ("The Great Escape", "Affliction"). Directed by Oscar-winner Arthur Hiller ("Love Story", "Beverly Hills Cop III"). Written by Academy Award-winner Paddy Chayefsky ("Network", "Altered States"). Selected by the prestigious American Film Institute as one of the 400 best American films of all time.
Character Oscar-nominee James Garner ("Maverick", TV's "The Rockford Files") stars as a pacifistic American naval officer who discovers that he has been selected to become the first casualty of the Normandy invasion as part of a military PR scheme. As he deals with this, he tries to win the heart of a British widower, played by Oscar-winner Julie Andrews ("The Sound of Music", "Victor/Victoria", "Mary Poppins"). Nominated for two Academy Awards, this black romantic comedy also stars Oscar-winners Melvyn Douglas ("Being There", "Hud") and James Coburn ("The Great Escape", "Affliction"). Directed by Oscar-winner Arthur Hiller ("Love Story", "Beverly Hills Cop III"). Written by Academy Award-winner Paddy Chayefsky ("Network", "Altered States"). Selected by the prestigious American Film Institute as one of the 400 best American films of all time.