The Incredible Shrinking Man

The Incredible Shrinking Man


The Incredible Shrinking Man

Release year: 1957 Director: Jack Arnold Screenwriter: Richard Matheson (based on his novel) Starring: Grant Williams, Randy Stuart, April Kent, Paul Langton, Raymond Bailey, William Schallert  Moviegeek Sunday Classic #324, week 38 2020  Six months after being exposed to a mysterious mist, Scott (Williams) finds his clothes is suddenly to big for him. After seeing ..

I Am Mother

I Am Mother


I Am Mother

Release year: 2019 Director: Grant Sputore Screenwriter: Michael Lloyd Green, Grant Sputore Starring: Clara Rugaard, Hilary Swank, Rose Byrne (voice), Luke Hawker, Tahlia Sturzaker  After a global apocalypse, and android named Mother (Byrne) is responsible for repopulating Earth using a collection of embryos stored in an underground bunker. Her teenage ‘daughter’ (Rugaard) is raised by ..

The Philadelphia Experiment

The Philadelphia Experiment


The Philadelphia Experiment

Release year: 1984 Director: Stewart Raffill Screenwriter: Michael Janover, William Gray, Charles Berlitz & William L. moore (based on the book by) Starring: Michael Paré, Nancy Allen, Eric Christmas, Bobby Di Cicco, Louise Latham, Kene Holiday, Joe Dorsy, Miles McNamara  During a military experiment in 1943 to make navy ships invisible to the enemy the ..

Annihilation

Annihilation


Annihilation

Release year: 2018 Director: Alex Garland Screenwriter: Alex Garland, Jeff VanderMeer (based on the novel by) Starring: natalie Portman, Jennifer Jason leigh, Tessa Thompson, Oscar Isaac, Gina Rodriguez, Tuva Novotny, David Gyasi    When the missing husband of biologist Lena (Portman) returns a changed and sick man after entering a strange area under alien influence, ..

Venom

Venom


Venom

Release year: 2019 Director: Ruben Fleischer Screenwriter: Jeff Pinkner, Scott Rosenberg, Kelly Marcel Starring: Tom Hardy, Michelle Williams, Riz Ahmed, Scott Haze, Reid Scott, Jenny Slate, Woody Harrelson, Peggy Lu  As failed reporter Eddie Brock (Hardy) pursue a story hoping to bring down ruthless scientist Drake (Ahmed) he encounters an alien symbiote who chooses him ..

What Happened to Monday

What Happened to Monday


What Happened to Monday

Release year: 2017 Director: Tommy Wirkola Screenwriter: Max Botkin, Kerry Williamson Starring: Noomi Rapace, Glenn Close, Willem Dafoe, Marwan Kenzari, Christian Rubeck, Pål Sverre Hagen, Tomiwa Edun, Cassie Clare In a future where over-population has become the world’s biggest problem, a strict one-child policy has been made. If any siblings are discovered, they will be ..

The Sin of Harold Diddlebock

The Sin of Harold Diddlebock


The Sin of Harold Diddlebock

Release Year: 1947 Director: Preston Sturgess Writer: Preston Sturgess Starring: Harold Lloyd, Frances Ramsden, Jimmy Conlin, Raymond Walburn, Rudy Vallee, Edgar Kennedy, Arline Judge  Moviegeek Sunday Classic #323, week 37 2020 Twenty years after his promising performance at a football match, mild-mannered clerk Harold Diddlebock (Harold Lloyd) is stuck in a rut until he is ..

Money Train

Money Train


Money Train

Release Year: 1995 Director: Joseph Ruben Writers: Doug Richardson (screenplay & story), David Loughery Starring: Wesley Snipes, Woody Harrelson, Jennifer Lopez, Robert Blake, Chris Cooper, Joe Grifasi, Scott Sowers, Skipp Sudduth, Vincent Patrick A vengeful subway cop (Woody Harrelson) decides to rob the money train which transports the subway fares. His foster brother (Wesley Snipes), ..

Moviegeek5: Hugh Grant

Moviegeek5: Hugh Grant


Moviegeek5: Hugh Grant

  Despite being a rather mild-mannered Londoner, Hugh Grant has been one of the most recognisable faces in Hollywood since the mid 1990s. After a mixed career in the 1980s and early 1990s, Grant rose to fame worldwide with Four Weddings and a Funeral (see below) and since then he has been associated with romantic ..

On the Riviera

On the Riviera


On the Riviera

Release year: 1951 Director: Walter Lang Screenwriter: Valentine Davies, Phoebe Ephron, Henry Ephron, Rudolph Lothar (based on the play ‘The Red Cat’ by) Starring: Danny Kaye, Gene Tierney, Corinne Calvet, Marcel Dalio, Jean Murat, Henri Letondal, Clinton Sundberg  Ratings: 2 Oscar nominations: Best Art Direction, Best Music  Moviegeek Sunday Classic #322, week 36 2020  When ..

The Kissing Booth

The Kissing Booth


The Kissing Booth

Release year: 2018 Director: Vince Marcello Screenwriter: Vince Marcello, Beth Reekles (based on the novel by) Starring: Joey King, Jacob Elordi, Joel Courtney, Molly Ringwald, Jessica Sutton, Byron Langley, Meganne Young, Joshua Daniel Eady Elle (King) is best friends with Lee (Courtney) and Noah (Elordi) is Lee’s annoying bad-boy big brother. But when Elle kisses ..

Marnie

Marnie


Marnie

Release Year: 1964 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Writers: Jay Presson Allen (screenplay), Winston Graham (based on his 1961 novel Marnie) Starring: Tippi Hedren, Sean Connery, Louise Latham, Diane Baker, Alan Napier, Mariette Hartley, Martin Gabel, S. John Launer, Bob Sweeney, Milton Selzer, Bruce Dern Moviegeek Sunday Classic #321, week 35 2020 The young and wealthy Mark ..