6 user

Vincent (1981)

A one-man filmed play of Leonard Nimoy's adaptation of "Van Gogh" (1979) by Phillip Stephens.


Leonard Nimoy


Leonard Nimoy (teleplay), Phillip Stephens (play)

Watch Now

With Prime Video



Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

More Like This 

Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A young Hutterite boy must marry his late brother's wife who comes from outside the community.

Director: Leonard Nimoy
Stars: Patricia Arquette, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Armin Mueller-Stahl
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

When Duffy Bergman, a New York City cartoonist, meets Meg Lloyd, a gourmet chef, he discovers the love of his life and they marry, yet love alone isn't enough to make them happy. Meg ... See full summary »

Director: Leonard Nimoy
Stars: Gene Wilder, Christine Lahti, Mary Stuart Masterson
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A divorced mother may lose custody of her young daughter to her ex-husband after he learns that the little girl crawled into bed with the mother and her boyfriend.

Director: Leonard Nimoy
Stars: Diane Keaton, Liam Neeson, Jason Robards
Baffled! (TV Movie 1972)
Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Race car driver suffers from visions where he sees people killed. An ESP expert believes that his visions will really happen.

Director: Philip Leacock
Stars: Leonard Nimoy, Susan Hampshire, Rachel Roberts


Credited cast:
Leonard Nimoy ... Theo Van Gogh


A one-man filmed play of Leonard Nimoy's adaptation of "Van Gogh" (1979) by Phillip Stephens.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis









Release Date:

1981 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Rumbleseat Productions See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:




Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »

Did You Know?

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

a fine one man show
26 May 2007 | by dtucker86See all my reviews

This article on IMDb is misleading. Actually, Nimoy doesn't play Vincent Van Gogh but his brother Theo. The history of one man shows is a noble one that goes back to the great Hal Holbrook in Mark Twain Tonight. Two other great examples are Henry Fonda in Clarence Darrow and James Whitmore in Give 'em Hell Harry. In Nimoy's autobiography, he mentioned working with Henry Fonda on a movie called The Alpha Caper and was inspired by his Darrow work to write this fine play. Van Gogh is looked upon today as our greatest artist, and yet in his lifetime he was looked upon as an eccentric lunatic. He only sold one painting in his entire life and was supported by his brother Theo. Nimoy gives an intense performance in character as Theo where he talks of his beloved brother. Most people think of Van Gogh as mad, indeed he did slice off his own ear. Nimoy was hosting the popular series In Search Of... when he did this show. He was so intrigued by Van Gogh's life that he did some investigating of his own and wrote an excellent In Search Of episode based on what he found. Nimoy went to France and researched Van Gogh's medical records and found out that what he actually suffered from was not insanity but epilepsy. There was a very moving scene at the end of the episode where Nimoy renacted Theo's last moments with his dying brother. He delivered a very moving monologue that I wish they had included in the play. Its just a shame that everyone just thinks of Leonard Nimoy as Mister Spock. He is very versatile and talented and this excellent piece of theater bears it out.

6 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 6 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

IMDb Freedive: Watch Movies and TV Series for Free

Watch Hollywood hits and TV favorites for free with IMDb Freedive. Start streaming on IMDb and Fire TV devices today!

Start watching

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial

Recently Viewed