Lover Come Back

Lover Come Back


Lover Come Back

Release year: 1961 Director: Delbert Mann Screenwriter: Stanley Shapiro, Paul Henning Starring: Doris Day, Rock Hudson, Tony Randall, Edie Adams, Jack oakie, Jack kruschen, Ann B. Davis Ratings: 1 Oscar nomination: Best Original Screenplay. 1 Golden Globe nomination: Best Supporting Actor (Tony Randall).   Jerry Webster (Hudson) and Carol Templeton (Day) are sworn enemies in ..

Moviegeek5: Diablo Cody

Moviegeek5: Diablo Cody


Moviegeek5: Diablo Cody

Smash hit Juno (2007) instantly brought fame to two people: Young Ellen Page who portrayed the pregnant teen in the movie with sarcasm and wit and Brook Busey-Maurio who wrote the witty dialogue for the teen part. Off course, you may better know her under her pen name Diablo Cody. The real life Cinderella who ..

The Game

The Game


The Game

Release Year: 1997 Director: David Fincher Writers: John Brancato, Michael Ferris Starring: Michael Douglas, Deborah Kara Unger, Sean Penn, James Rebhorn, Peter Donat, Carroll Baker, Anna Katarina, Armin Mueller-Stahl A succesful banker (Michael Douglas) is given the opportunity to participate in a mysterious game that promises to change his life for the better. As result ..

Tarzan the Ape Man

Tarzan the Ape Man


Tarzan the Ape Man

Release year: 1932 Director: W.S.Van Dyke Screenwriter: Cyril Hume, Ivor Novello, Edgar Rice Burroughs (based upon characters created by) Starring: Johnny Weissmuller, Maureen O’Sullivan, Neil Hamilton, C. Aubrey Smith, Doris Lloyd, Forrester Harvey, Ivory Williams Jane (O’Sullivan) arrives in Africa to be with her father, the trader James Parker (Smith). Here she discovers the mystics ..

Rough Night

Rough Night


Rough Night

Release year: 2017 Director: Lucia Aniello Screenwriter: Lucia Aniello, Paul W. Downs Starring: Scarlett Johansson, Kate McKinnon, Zoë Kravitz, Jillian Bell, Ilana Glazer, Paul W. Downs, Ryan Cooper, Ty Burrell, Demi Moore   Five best friends from college reunite for a bachelorette weekend in Miami when Jess (Johansosn) takes a break from her political campaign ..

The Flying Deuces

The Flying Deuces


The Flying Deuces

Release year: 1939 Director: A. Edward Sutherland Screenwriter: Ralp Spence, Charley Rogers, Fred Schiller, Harry Langdon Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Jean Parker, Reginald Gardiner, Charles Middleton, Jean Del Val, Crane Whitley, James Finlayson Moviegeek Sunday Classic #206, week 22 2018 A heartbroken Oliver decides to join the Foreign Legion to forget the love of ..

Jennifer’s Body

Jennifer’s Body


Jennifer’s Body

Release year: 2009 Director: Karyn Kusama Screenwriter: Diablo Cody Starring: Megan Fox, Amanda Seyfried, Johnny Simmons, Adam brody, Juan Riedinger, Chris Pratt, Kyle Gallner, Amy Sedaris, Cynthia Stevenson    Diablo Cody (Juno, 2007) is known for her sharp dialogue perfectly hitting the tone of the youth, something that is not so obvious here, perhaps due ..

In Secret

In Secret


In Secret

Release Year: 2013 Director: Charlie Stratton Writers: Charlie Stratton (screenplay), Neal Bell (based on his play In Secret), Émile Zola (based on his 1867 novel Thérèse Raquin) Starring: Elizabeth Olsen, Oscar Isaac, Jessica Lange, Tom Felton, Shirley Henderson, Matt Lucas, Mackenzie Crooke, John Kavanagh Thérèse (Elizabeth Olsen) grows up with her aunt and cousin. When the two ..

The War Wagon

The War Wagon


The War Wagon

Release Year: 1967 Director: Burt Kennedy Writer: Clair Huffaker (screenplay based on his 1957 novel The War Wagon) Starring: John Wayne, Kirk Douglas, Howard Keel, Robert Walker Jr., Keenan Wynn, Bruce Cabot, Joanna Barnes, Valora Nolan, Bruce Dern, Gene Evans, Terry Wilson Moviegeek Sunday Classic #205, week 21 2018 Taw Jackson (John Wayne) a man who ..

The Killer (O Matador)

The Killer (O Matador)


The Killer (O Matador)

Release year: 2017 Director: Marcelo Galvão Screenwriter: Marcelo Galvão Starring: Diogo Morgado, Thalia Ayala, Maria de Mederios, Mel Lisboa, Phil Miler, Etienne Chicot, Will Roberts, Thaís Cabral Strangers meet and one of them tell the others the story of the feared killer Cabeleira (Morgado). Brazilian western O Matador struggles in the first half, as many ..

Frontera

Frontera


Frontera

Release year: 2014 Director: Michael Berry Screenwriter: Michael Berry, Louis Moulinet Starring: Ed Harris, Michael Peña, Eva Longoria, Amy Madigan, Aden Young, Michael Ray Escamilla, Seth Adkins, Daniel Zacapa After crossing the borders illegally, Mexican Miguel (Peña) becomes the prime suspect of a murder. The husband of the victim is former sheriff Roy (Harris) who ..

The Quick and the Dead

The Quick and the Dead


The Quick and the Dead

Release Year: 1995 Director: Sam Raimi Writer: Simon Moore Starring: Sharon Stone, Gene Hackman, Russell Crowe, Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobin Bell, Roberts Blossom, Kevin Conway, Keith David, Lance Henriksen, Pat Hingle, Gary SiniseMark Boone Junior A female gun fighter (Sharon Stone) rides into a frontier town controlled by the brutal Herod (Gene Hackman), who is arranging ..