The International Rome Film Festival (IRFF) will honour American actor Richard Gere with the Marcus Aurelius career award at its next edition, organizers said on Wednesday. The star of films including An Officer and a Gentleman, American Gigolo, and Pretty Woman, will receive the award at the sixth edition of the festival, which runs from October 27 to November 4. The festival will also screen the restored version of Terrence Malicks 1978 film Days of Heaven, in which Gere starred. CNBC