From Russia With Love

From Russia With Love


From Russia With Love

Release year: 1963 Director: Terence Young Screenwriter: Richard Maibaum, Johanna Harwood, Ian Fleming (based on the novel by) Starring: Sean Connery, Daniela Bianchi, Pedro Armendáriz, Lotte Lenya, Robert Shaw, Bernard Lee, Eunice Gayson, Walter Gotell, Lois Maxwell Ratings: 1 Golden Globe nomination: Best Song Moviegeek Sunday Classic #312, week 24 2020 James Bond (Connery) is sent ..

Letters from Iwo Jima

Letters from Iwo Jima


Letters from Iwo Jima

Release Year: 2006So Sad to Fall in Battle: An Account of War Based on General Tadamichi Kuribayashi’s Letters from Iwo Jima Director Clint Eastwood Writers: Iris Yamashita (screenplay & story), Paul Haggis (story), Tadamichi Kuribayashi (based on his letters collected in “Gyokusai sōshikikan” no etegami (“Picture letters from the Commander in Chief”), Tsuyoko Yoshido (based on his ..

Flags of Our Fathers

Flags of Our Fathers


Flags of Our Fathers

Release Year: 2006 Director: Clint Eastwood Writers: William Broyles, Jr. (screenplay), Paul Haggis (screenplay), James Bradley (based on his 2000 non-fiction book Flags of Our Fathers), Ron Powers (based on his 2000 non-fiction book Flags of Fathers) Starring: Ryan Philippe, Jesse Bradford, Adam Beach, John Benjamin Hickey, John Slattery, Barry Pepper, Jamie Bell, Paul Walker, Robert Patrick, ..

Hell or High Water

Hell or High Water


Hell or High Water

Release Year: 2016 Director: David Mackenzie Writer: Taylor Sheridan Starring: Chris Pine, Ben Foster, Jeff Bridges, Gil Birmingham, Marin Ireland, Katy Mixon, Dale Dickey, Kevin Rankin Rating: Nominated for 4 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Screenplay, Best Supporting Actor (Jeff Bridges), Best Editing. Nominated for 3 Golden Globes: Best Motion Picture – Drama, Best Screenplay, Best ..

Wild Wild West

Wild Wild West


Wild Wild West

Release year: 1999 Director: Barry Sonnenfeld Screenwriter: Jim Thomas, John Thomas, S.S. Wilson, Brent Maddock, Jeffrey Price, Peter S. Seaman Starring: Will Smith, Kevin Kline, Salma Hayek, Kenneth Branagh, M. Emmet Walsh, Ted Levine, Musetta vander  The president (Kline) teams the two different U.S. Marshalls courageous Jim West (Smith) and inventive Artemus Gordon (Kline) to ..

Jane Got a Gun

Jane Got a Gun


Jane Got a Gun

Release Year: 2015 Director: Gavin O’Connor Writers: Brian Duffield (screenplay & story), Joel Edgerton (screenplay), Anthony Tambakis (screenplay) Starring: Natalie Portman, Joel Edgerton, Ewan McGregor, Noah Emmerich, Boyd Holbrook, Rodrigo Santoro, James Burnett, Sam Quinn, Maisie McMaster A woman asks her former lover to help her when a violent gang comes to kill her outlaw ..

Dr. No

Dr. No


Dr. No

  Release year: 1962 Director: Terence Young Screenwriter: Richard Maibaum, Johanna Harwood, Berkely Mather, Ian Flemming (based on the novel by) Starring: Sean Connery, Ursula Andress, Joseph Wiseman, Jack Lord, John Kitzmiller, Bernard Lee, Lois Maxwell, Anthony Dawson, Zena Marshall Ratings: 1 Golden Globe: Best Female Newcomer (Ursula Andress) Moviegeek Sunday Classic #307, week 19 2020 ..

Escape from New York

Escape from New York


Escape from New York

Release Year: 1981 Director: John Carpenter Writers: John Carpenter, Nick Castle Starring: Kurt Russell, Lee van Cleef, Ernest Borgnine, Harry Dean Stanton, Donald Pleasance, Isaac Hayes, Adrienne Barbeau, Season Hubley, Charles Cyphers, Frank Doubleday Rating: Nominated for 4 Saturn Awards: Best Science Fiction Film, Best Director, Best Costumes, Best Makeup. In a dystopic 1997, crime ..

Murder Mystery

Murder Mystery


Murder Mystery

Release year: 2019 Director: Kyle Newacheck Screenwriter: James Vanderbilt Starring: Adam Sandler, Jennifer Aniston, Luke Evans, Terence Stamp, Gemma Arterton, David Walliams, Dany Boon  A married couple go on vacation in Europe and end up entangled in a murder mystery.  Reuniting Sandler and Aniston after Just Go With It (2011) this action packed comedy draws ..

The 5th Wave

The 5th Wave


The 5th Wave

Release year: 2016 Director: J Blakeson Screenwriter: Susannah Grant, Akiva Goldsman, Jeff Pinkner, Rick Yancey (novel) Starring: Chloë Grace Moretz, Zackary Arthur, Ron Livingston, Nick Robinson, Alex Roe, Liev Schreiber, Maika Monroe, Maria Bello After four waves of dealy alien attacks, life on Earth are left in ruins with few people left to fight of ..

Around the World in 80 Days (2004)

Around the World in 80 Days (2004)


Around the World in 80 Days (2004)

Release year: 2004 Director: Frank Coraci Screenwriter: Jules Verne (novel), David N. Titcher, David Benullo, David Andrew Goldstein Starring: Jackie Chan, Steve Coogan, Cécilie De France, Robert Fyfe, Jim Broadbent, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Ian McNeice, David Ryall To win a bet and prove his worth to his gentlemen’s club, eccentric inventor Phileas Fogg (Steve Coogan) embarks ..

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse


Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Release year: 2018 Director: Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman Screenwriters: Phil Lord, Rodney Rothman Starring (voices): Shameik Moore, Jake Johnson, Hailee Steinfeld, Mahershala Ali, Lily Tomlin, Zoë Kravitz, Kathryn Hahn Ratings: 1 oscar: Best Animated feature. 1 Golden Globe: Best Animated Picture  Teenager Miles Morales is bitten by a strange spider and finds himself ..