Uncle Buck

Uncle Buck


Uncle Buck

Release year: 1989 Director: John Hughes Screenwriter: John Hughes Starring: John Candy, Jean Louise Kelly, Macaulay Culkin, Gaby Hoffmann, Amy Madigan, Elaine Bromka, Garrett M. Brown When in dire need for a babysitter, family dad Bob (Brown) is forced to ask his bachelor brother Buck (Candy) for help, much to the distress of his wife ..

Brewster’s Millions

Brewster’s Millions


Brewster’s Millions

Release year: 1985 Director: Walter Hill Screenwriter: Herschel Weingrod, Timothy Harris, George Barr McCutcheon (based on the novel by) Starring: Richard Pryor, John Candy, Lonette McKee, Stephen Collins, Jerry Orbach, Pat Hingle, Tovah Feldshuh  Monty Brewster (Pryor) only has about the clothes on his back when he is approached by a Manhattan law office. They ..

Planes, Trains and Automobiles

Planes, Trains and Automobiles


Planes, Trains and Automobiles

  Release year: 1987 Director: John Hughes Screenwriter: John Hughes Starring: Steve Martin, John Candy, Laila Robins, Michael McKean, Kevin Bacon, Dylan Baker, Carol Bruce, Edie McClurg    All Neal Page (Martin) want to do is get home in time for Thanksgiving. But bad weather stops his plane and the bad luck doesn’t stop there. ..

Cocktail

Cocktail


Cocktail

Release Year: 1988 Director: Roger Donaldson Writer: Heywood Gould (screenplay based on his 1984 novel Cocktail) Starring: Tom Cruise, Bryan Brown, Elizabeth Shue, Lisa Banes, Laurence Luckinbill, Kelly Lynch, Gine Gershon, Ron Dean, Robert Donley, Ellen Foley Rating: Nominated for 1 Golden Globe: Best Original Song for “Kokomo”. A driven young New Yorker discovers he ..

The Shootist

The Shootist


The Shootist

Release Year: 1976 Director: Don Siegel Writers: Miles Hood Swarthout (screenplay), Scott Hale (screenplay), Glendon Swarthout (based on his 1975 novel The Shootist) Starring: John Wayne, Lauren Bacall, Ron Howard, James Stewart, Richard Boone, Hugh O’Brian, Bill McKinney, Harry Morgan, John Carradine, Rick Lenz, Scatman Crothers, Gregg Palmer Rating: Nominated for 1 Oscar: Best Art Direction. ..

Hitchcock

Hitchcock


Hitchcock

Release Year: 2012 Director: Sacha Gervasi Writers: John J. McLaughlin (screenplay), Stephen Rebello (based on his book 1990 book Alfred Hitchcock and the Making of Psycho) Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Helen Mirren, Scarlett Johansson, Danny Huston, Toni Collette, Michael Stuhlbarg, Michael Wincott, Jessica Biel, James D’Arcy, Richard Portnnow, Kurtwood Smith Rating: Nominated for 1 Oscars: Best Makeup. ..

Mars Attacks!

Mars Attacks!


Mars Attacks!

Release Year: 1996 Director: Tim Burton Writer: Jonathan Gems (story & screenplay) Starring: Jack Nicholson, Glenn Close, Annette Benning, Pierce Brosnan, Martin Short, Danny DeVito, Sarah Jessica Parker, Michael J. Fox, Rod Steiger, Tom Jones, Lukas Hass, Natalie Portman, Jim Brown, Lisa Marie, Sylvia Sidney, Paul Winfield, Jack Black, Joe Don Baker, O-Lan Jones Earth ..

The Goodbye Girl

The Goodbye Girl


The Goodbye Girl

Release year: 1977 Director: Herbert Ross Screenwriter: Neil Simon Starring: Richard Dreyfuss, Marsha Mason, Quinn Cummings, Paul Benedict, Barbara Rhoades, Theresa Merritt Ratings: 1 Oscar: Best Actor (Richard Dreyfuss). 4 Oscar nominees: Best Picture, Best Actress (Marsha Mason), Best Supporting Actress (Quinn Cummings), Best Original Screenplay. 4 Golden Globes: Best Comedy/Musical, Best Actress Comedy/Musical (Marsha ..

Nothing But Trouble

Nothing But Trouble


Nothing But Trouble

Release year: 1991 Director: Dan Aykroyd Screenwriters: Peter Aykroyd, Dan Aykroyd Starring: Chevy Chase, Demi Moore, John Candy, Dan Aykroyd, Valri Bromfrield, Taylor Negron, Bertila Damas  As financier Christ Thorne (Chase) falls head over heels for Diane Lightson (Moore) he agrees to take her to a business meeting to get to spend more time with ..

The Blood of Jesus

The Blood of Jesus


The Blood of Jesus

Release year: 1941 Director: Spencer Williams Screenwriter: Spencer Williams Starring: Cathryn Caviness, Spencer Williams, Juanita Riley, Reather Hardeman, Rogenia Goldthwaite, James B. Jones  Newly-wed Martha (Caviness) is being baptized without the presence of her atheist husband Razz (Williams). After the ceremony an accident means Razz reconsiders his belief in God.   The blood of Jesus is ..

Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman


Wonder Woman

  Release year: 2017 Director: Patty Jenkins Screenwriter: Allan Heinberg, Zack Snyder, Jason Fuchs, William Moulton Marston (characters) Starring: Gal Gadot, Christ Pine, Robin Wright Penn, Connie Nielsen, Danny Huston, David Thewlis, Elena Anaya, Lucy Davis Princess of the Amazons, Diana (Gadot), has been trained to become a warrior her entire life. When pilot Steve ..