Release year: 2015 Director: Denis Villeneuve Screenwriter: Taylor Sheridan Starring: Emily Blunt, Benicio Del Toro, Josh Brolin, Victor Garber, Jon Bernthal, Daniel Kaluuya, Jeffrey Donovan, Julio Cedillo Ratings: 3 Oscar nominations: Best Cinematography, Best Original Score, Best Sound Editing. Dedicated FBI agent Kate Macer (Emily Blunt) is hand picked for a government task force working ..
Release year: 2016 Director: Matt Ross Screenwriter: Matt Ross Starring: Viggo Mortensen, George MacKay, Samantha Isler, Annalise Basso, Nicholas Hamilton, Shree Crooks, Charlie Shotwell Ratings: 1 Oscar nomination: Best Actor (Viggo Mortensen). 1 Golden Globe nomination: Best Actor (Viggo Mortensen). Cannes: Un Certain Regard – Directing Prize. Commited to passing on their ideals to their ..
Release Year: 2015 Director: Ryan Coogler Writers: Ryan Coogler (screenplay & story), Aaron Covington (screenplay), Sylvester Stallone (based on characters created by) Starring: Michael B. Jordan, Sylvester Stallone, Tessa Thompson, Phylicia Rashad, Andre Ward, Tony Bellew, Ritchie Coster, Jacob Duran, Graham McTavish, Malik Bazille The young director Ryan Coogler impressed with his début feature film ..
Release year: 1983 Director: James L. Brooks Screenwriter: Larry McMurtry (novel), James L. Brooks Starring: Shirley MacLaine, Debra Winger, Jack Nicholson, Jeff Daniels, John Lithgow, Danny DeVito, Lisa Hart Carroll, Betty King Ratings: 5 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Actress (Shirley MacLaine), Best Supporting Actor (Jack Nicholson), Best Director, Best Adapted Screenplay. 6 Oscar nominations: Best ..
Release Year: 2014 Director: James Marsh Writers: Anthony McCarten, Jane Wilde Hawking (memoir Travelling to Infinity: My Life with Stephen) Starring: Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones, Charlie Cox, David Thewlis, Harry Lloyd, Christian MacKay, Tom Prior, Simon McBurney, Emily Watson Rating: Won 1 Oscar: Best Actor (Eddie Redmayne). Nominated for 4 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Actress ..
Release Year: 2004 Director: David Koepp Writers: David Koepp, Stephen King (novella “Secret Window, Secret Garden”) Starring: Johnny Depp, John Turturro, Maria Bello, Timothy Hutton, Charles S. Dutton, Len Cariou Rating: Nominated for 1 Saturn Award: Best Supporting Actor (John Turturro) Separated from his wife, whom he has caught in bed with another man, author ..
There are an enormous amount of movies based on novels, and especially romance novels. There is something about the visual aspect of the media of film which makes it perfect for showcasing the many, many great love stories born on paper. It is hard to read the line ‘Frankly my dear, I don’t give a damn’, without ..
Release year: 2014 Director: Brin Hill Screenwriter: Joss Whedon Starring: Zoe Kazan, Michael Stahl-David, Mark Feuerstein, David Gallagher, Jennifer Grey, Steve Howey, Nikki Reed, Steve Harris Despite having no other connection, Rebecca (Zoe Kazan) and Dylan (Michael Stahl-David) discovers they have telepathic bond that lets them hear each other and see what the other sees. ..
Release Year: 1951 Director: George Stevens Writers: Harry Brown (screenplay), Michael Wilson (screenplay), Theodore Dreiser (novel, An American Tragedy) Starring: Montgomery Clift, Elizabeth Taylor, Shelley Winters, Anne Revere, Raymond Burr, Keefe Brasselle, Fred Clark, Herbert Heyes, Shepperd Strudwick, Frieda Inescort Rating: Won 6 Oscars: Best Director, Best Screenplay, Best Cinematography – Black & White, Best ..
Release year: 2004 Director: NIck Cassavetes Screenwriter: Jeremy Leven, Jan Sardi, Nicholas Sparks (novel) Starring: Ryan Gosling, Rachel McAdams, James Garner, Gena Rowlands, Joan Allen, David Thornton, Sam Shepard, James Marsden In a nursery home Duke (James Garner) tells a woman (Gena Rowlands) with memory loss caused by senile dementia, the great love story between ..
Release year: 2006 Director: Alek Keshishian Screenwriter: Alek Keshishian Starring: Brittany Murphy, Matthew Rhys, Catherine Tate, Santiago Cabrera, Elliot Cowan, Stephanie Beachman, Jamie Sives Emily Jackson (Brittany Murphy) works at Vogue, has a gay roommate and loves playing matchmaker to her friends. But while being busy saving others love lifes she fools around with an ..
Release year: 1987 Director: Emile Ardolino Screenwriter: Eleanor Bergstein Starring: Jennifer Grey, Patrick Swayze, Jerry Orbach, Cynthia Rhodes, Jack Weston, Kelly Bishop, Lonny Price, Jane Brucker Ratings: 1 Oscar: Best Original Song. 1 Golden Globe: Best Original Song. 3 Golden Globe nominations: Best Comedy/Musical, Best Actress Comedy/Musical (Jennifer Grey), Best Actor Comedy/Musical (Patrick Swayze). It’s ..