Ray

Ray


Ray

Release Year: 2004 Director: Taylor Hackford Writers: James L. White (screenplay & story), Taylor Hackford (story) Starring: Jamie Foxx, Kerry Washington, Regina King, Clifton Powell, Harry Lennix, Bokeem Woodbine, Aunjanue Ellis, Sharon Warren, C.J. Sanders, Curtis Armstrong, Richard Schiff, Larenz Tate, Terrence Howard, David Krumholz, Wendell Pierce, Chris Thomas King Rating: Won 2 Oscars: Best ..

The Soloist

The Soloist


The Soloist

Release year: 2009 Director: Joe Wright Screenwriter: Susannah Grant, Steve Lopez (based on the book by) Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Jamie Foxx, Catherine Keener, Nelsan Ellis, Tom Hollander, LisaGay Hamilton, Rachael Harris, Justin Martin Los Angeles journalist Steve Lopez (Downey Jr.) is looking for the next story for his column, when he meets the homeless ..

Eddie the Eagle

Eddie the Eagle


Eddie the Eagle

Release Year: 2016 Director: Dexter Fletcher Writers: Sean Macaulay (screenplay), Simon Kelton (screenplay & story) Starring: Taron Egerton, Hugh Jackman, Jo Hartley, Keith Allen, Tim McInnerny, Iris Berben,  Mads Pettersen, Edvin Endre, Christopher Walken The story of the tenacious Eddie ‘the Eagle’ Edwards who dreams of being an Olympian and through his tenacity becomes the ..

Erin Brockovich

Erin Brockovich


Erin Brockovich

Director: Steven Soderbergh Writer: Susannah Grant Starring: Julia Roberts, Albert Finney, Rating: Won 1 Oscar: Best Actress (Julia Roberts). Nominated for 4 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Supporting Actor (Albert Finney), Best Original Screenplay. Won 1 Golden Globe: Best Actress (Julia Roberts). Nominated for 3 Golden Globes: Best Motion Picture – Drama, Best Director, ..

Skin (2008)

Skin (2008)


Skin (2008)

Release year: 2008 director: Anthony Fabian Screenwriter: Helen Crawley, Jessie Keyt, Helena Kriel Starring: Sophie Okonedo, Sam Neill, Alice Krige, Tony Kgoroge, Ella Ramangwane, Jeremy Crutchley, Terri Ann Eckstein Though she is born by two white Afrikaner parents, Sandra (Sophie Okonedo) looks black, something which cause great trouble in a land divided by race. When ..

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 ..