VINTAGE FILM Midnight Express

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Midnight Express

Oliver Stone’s riveting script shows the ordeal of an American student, arrested at the airport with drugs, trying to endure and escape a Turkish prison. Giorgio Moroder’s soundtrack also won an Oscar.

Director: Alan Parker

Screenplay by: Oliver Stone

Starring: Brad Davis, Irene Miracle, John Hurt, Randy Quaid

Major nominations on original release : Academy Award for Best Picture, Director, Adapted Screenplay (won), Supporting Actor (Hurt); Cannes Palme d'Or

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