SAMANTHA EGGAR AUTOGRAPHED 8x10 PHOTO The Collector is a 1965 British-American psychological horror film directed by William Wyler and starring Terence Stamp and Samantha Eggar. Its plot follows a young Englishman who stalks a beautiful art student before abducting and holding her captive in the basement of his rural farmhouse. It is based on the 1963 novel of the same title by John Fowles, with the screenplay adapted by Stanley Mann and John Kohn. Wyler turned down The Sound of Music to direct the film. The Collector premiered at the Cannes Film Festival in May 1965, where both Stamp and Eggar won the awards for Best Actor and Best Actress, respectively. Upon its theatrical release in June 1965, the film received largely favorable reviews. Eggar won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture Drama for her performance, and was also nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress, while Wyler received a nomination for Best Director. It was the last of Wyler's record 12 Academy Award nominations for Best Director. Samantha Eggar (born 5 March 1939) is an English-American film, stage, television and voice actress. After beginning her career in Shakespearean theatre, she rose to notoriety for her performance in William Wyler's thriller The Collector (1965), which earned her a Golden Globe Award and an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress. She would later appear as Emma Fairfax in Doctor Dolittle (1968), and the American drama The Molly Maguires (1970). In the early 1970s, Eggar relocated to the United States and Canada, where she would later star in several horror films, including The Dead Are Alive (1972), The Uncanny (1977), and David Cronenberg's cult thriller The Brood (1979).Eggar has also worked as a voice actress, as Hera in Walt Disney's Hercules (1997), and also lent her voice to several video games, including Gabriel Knight 3: Blood of the Sacred, Blood of the Damned and 007: Nightfire. Her television work includes roles on Fantasy Island, and a recurring part as Charlotte Devane on the soap opera All My Children in 2000
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