Capote

Capote


Capote

Release Year: 2005 Director: Bennett Miller Writers: Dan Futterman (screenplay), Gerald Clarke (based on his biography Capote) Starring: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Clifton Collins, Jr., Catherine Keener, Chris Cooper, Mark Pellegrino, Bruce Greenwood, Bob Balaban Rating: Won 1 Oscar: Best Actor (Philip Seymour Hoffman). Nominated for 4 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Supporting Actress (Catherine ..

Charlie Wilson’s War

Charlie Wilson’s War


Charlie Wilson’s War

Release Year: 2007 Director: Mike Nichols Writers: Aaron Sorkin (screenplay), George Crile III (Charlie Wilson’s War: The Extraordinary Story of the Largest Covert Operation in History) Starring: Tom Hanks, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Julia Roberts, Amy Adams, Brian Markinson, Peter Gerety, Emily Blunt, Ken Stott, John Slattery, Denis O’Hare, Om Puri, Ned Beatty Rating: Nominated for ..

Carrington

Carrington


Carrington

Release Year: 1995 Director: Christopher Hampton Writers: Christopher Hampton (screenplay), Michael Holroyd (several biographies on Lytton Strachey) Starring: Jonathan Pryce, Emma Thompson, Ralph Partridge, Samuel West, Rufus Sewell, Penelope Wilton, Janet McTeer, Peter Blythe, Jeremy Northam, Alex Kingston, Sebastian Harcombe, Richard Clifford, David Ryall Rating: Won 2 Awards as Cannes: Best Actor (Jonathan Pryce), Jury Special ..

Cleopatra (1963)

Cleopatra (1963)


Cleopatra (1963)

Release year: 1963 Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz, Rouben Mamoulian, Darryl F. Zanuck Screenwriters: Joseph L. Mankiewicz, Ranald MacDougall, Sidney Buchman, Carlo Maria Franzero (book) Starring: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Rex Harrison, Pamela Brown, George Cole, Hume Cronyn, Cesare Danova, Martin Landau Ratings: 4 Oscars: Best Cinematography (Color), Best Art Direction, Best Costume Design (Color), Best ..

Bonnie and Clyde (1967)

Bonnie and Clyde (1967)


Bonnie and Clyde (1967)

Release year: 1967 Director: Arthur Penn Screenwriter: David Newman, Robert Benton Starring: Warren Beatty, Faye Dunaway, Gene Hackman, Michael J. Pollard, Estelle Parsons, Denver Pyle, Dub Taylor, Evans Evans Ratings: 2 Oscars: Best Supporting Actress (Estelle Parsons), Best Cinematography. 8 Oscar nominations: Best Picture, Best Actor (Warren Beatty), Best Actress (Faye Dunaway), Best Supporting Actor ..

Infamous

Infamous


Infamous

  Release Year: 2006 Director: Douglas McGrath Writers: Douglas McGrath (screenplay), George Plimpton (book¬†Truman Capote: In Which Various Friends, Enemies, Acquaintances, and Detractors Recall His Turbulent Career) Starring: Toby Jones, Sandra Bullock, Daniel Craig, Jeff Daniels, Isabella Rossellini, Peter Bogdanovich, Lee Pace   When Truman Capote goes to Kansas to report on the gruesome killing ..

Pride

Pride


Pride

Release Year: 2014 Director: Matthew Warchus Writer: Stephen Beresford (screenplay) Starring: George MacKay, Ben Schnetzer, Bill Nighy, Imelda Staunton, Paddy Considine, Dominic West, Jessica Gunning, Andrew Scott A London gay rights group decide to help the striking miners in a small Welsh village during the strike of the National Union of Mineworkers in 1984. Sometimes ..

Florence Foster Jenkins

Florence Foster Jenkins


Florence Foster Jenkins

Release year: 2016 Director: Stephen Frears Screenwriter: Nicholas Martin Starring: Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant, Simon Helberg, Rebecca Ferguson, Nina Arianda, Stanley Townsend, Allan Corduner, David Haig Ratings: 2 Oscar nominations: Best Actress (Meryl Streep), Best Costume Design. 4 Golden Globes nominations: Best Comedy/Musical, Best Actor Comedy/Musical (Hugh Grant), Best Actress Comdey/Musical (Meryl Streep), Best Suporting ..

The Theory of Everything

The Theory of Everything


The Theory of Everything

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 ..

The Danish Girl

The Danish Girl


The Danish Girl

Release year: 2015 Director: Tom Hooper Screenwriter: David Ebershoff (novel), Lucinda Coxon Starring: Eddie Redmayne, Alicia Vikander, Amber Heard, Ben Wishaw, Matthias Schoenaerts, Adrian Schiller, Sebastian Koch Ratings: 1 Oscar: Best Supporting Actress (Alicia Vikander). 3 Oscar nominations: Best Actor (Eddie Redmayne), Best Costume, Best Production Design. 3 Golden Globe nominations: Best Actor Drama (Eddie ..

Lincoln

Lincoln


Lincoln

Release Year: 2012 Director: Steven Spielberg Writers: Tony Kushner (screenplay), Doris Kearns Goodwin (book Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln) Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field, David Strathairn, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, James Spader, Hal Holbrook, Tommy Lee Jones, John Hawkes, Jackie Earle Haley, Bruce McGill, Tim Blake Nelson, Joseph Cross, Jared Harris, Lee Pace ..

Black Mass

Black Mass


Black Mass

Release Year: 2015 Director: Scott Cooper Writers: Mark Mallouk (screenplay), Jez Butterworth (screenplay), Dick Lehr and Gerard O’Neill (book Black Mass: The True Story of an Unholy Alliance Between the FBI and the Irish Mob) Starring: Johnny Depp, Joel Edgerton, Benedict Cumberbatch, Dakota Johnson, Kevin Bacon, Peter Sarsgaard, Jesse Plemons, Rory Cochrane, David Harbour, Corey ..