Parenthood

Parenthood


Parenthood

Release year: 1989 Director: Ron Howard Screenwriter: Lowell Ganz, Babaloo Mandel, Ron Howard Starring: Steve Martin, Mary Steenburgen, Dianne West, Jason Robards, Rick Moranis, Tom Hulce, Martha Plimpton Ratings: 2 Oscar nominations: best Supporting Actress (Dianne West), Best Original Song. 3 Golden Globes nominations: Best Actor Comedy/Musical (Steve Martin), Best Supporting Actress (Dianne West), Best ..

It Happened in Saint-Tropez (Des gens qui s’embrassent)

It Happened in Saint-Tropez (Des gens qui s’embrassent)


It Happened in Saint-Tropez (Des gens qui s’embrassent)

Release Year: 2013 Director: Danièle Thompson Writer: Danièle Thompson (scenario, adaption & dialogue), Christopher Thompson (scenario & adaptation) Starring: Eric Elmonsino, Kad Merad, Lou de Laâge, Clara Ponsot, Max Boublil, Monica Belucci, Ivry Gitlis, Valérie Bonneton, Alexis Michalik, Christian Hecq, Hande Kodja The two brothers Zef and Roni are very different. Zef’s wife dies and ..

Little White Lies (Les petits mouchoirs)

Little White Lies (Les petits mouchoirs)


Little White Lies (Les petits mouchoirs)

Release Year: 2010 Director: Guillaume Canet Writer: Guillaume Canet Starring: François Cluzet, Marion Cotillard, Benoît Magimel, Gilles Lellouche, Jean Dujardin, Laurent Lafitte, Valérie Bonneton, Pascala Arbillot, Anne Marivin, Louise Monot, Joël Dupuh A near-fatal accident leaves one friend in hospital while the rest decide to go on their annual holiday without him. While away, their ..

Meet John Doe

Meet John Doe


Meet John Doe

Release Year: 1941 Director: Frank Capra Writers: Robert Riskin (screenplay), Richard Connell (story), Robert Presnell, Jr. (story), Myles Connolly (uncredited contributions) Starring: Gary Cooper, Barbara Stanwyck, Edward Arnold, Walter Brennan, Spring Byington, James Gleason, Gene Lockhart, Rod La Roque, Irving Bacon, Regis Toomey Rating: Nominated for 1 Oscar: Best Original Screenplay. Sunday Classic #263, week ..

Yesterday

Yesterday


Yesterday

, even if you are not a Beatles fan. Highly recommended but detract a star from the rating if you are not easily swept away b Release Year: 2019 Director: Danny Boyle Writer: Richard Curtis (screenplay & story), Jack Barth (story) Starring: Himesh Patel, Lily James, Kate McKinnon, Joel Fry, Ed Sheeran, Alexander Arnold, Meera ..

Pitch Perfect 3

Pitch Perfect 3


Pitch Perfect 3

Release year: 2017 Director: Trish Sie Screenwriter: Kay Cannon, Mike White Starring: Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson, Brittany Snow, Anna Camp, Hailee Steinfield, Ester Dean, Hana Mae Lee, Matt Lanter, John Lithgow After graduating from college the Bellas are separated and stuck in jobs they hate. During a reunion they discover how much they miss singing ..

Inspector Gadget

Inspector Gadget


Inspector Gadget

Release year: 1999 Director: David Kellogg Screenwriter: Kerry Ehrin, Zak Penn, Andy Heyward (characters), Jean Chalopin (characters), Bruno Bianchi (characters) Starring: Matthew Broderick, Rupert Everett, Joely Fisher, Michelle Trachtenberg, Andy Dick, Cheri Oteri, Mike Hagerty, Dabney Coleman Kind-hearted security guard John Brown (Broderick) dreams of becoming a police officer. When his dream is fulfilled, it ..

W.

W.


W.

Release Year: 2008 Director: Oliver Stone Writer: Stanley Weiser Starring: Josh Brolin, Elizabeth Banks, Richard Dreyfuss, James Cromwell, Jeffrey Wright, Toby Jones, Thandie Newton, Scott Glenn, Bruce McGill, Ellen Burstyn A biopic of the life of George W. Bush from youth to end of his first term as president. Considering the harsh and politically charged ..

Moviegeek5: Western Comedies

Moviegeek5: Western Comedies


Moviegeek5: Western Comedies

All popular genres at some point becomes a well of material for spoofs and comedies. This usually happens around the time the genre has a dip in popularity. This was also true of the western genre, which was massive and influential from the 1930s until the 1960s, where it went into a steep decline. Comparatively ..

Alfie (1966)

Alfie (1966)


Alfie (1966)

Release Year: 1966 Director: Lewis Gilbert Writer: Bill Naughton (screenplay based on his 1963 play Alfie) Starring: Michael Caine, Shelley Winters, Millicent Martin, Julia Foster, Jane Asher, Shirley Ann Field, Vivien Merchant, Eleanor Bron, Denholm Elliott Rating: Nominated for 5 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Actor (Michael Caine), Best Supporting Actress (Vivien Merchant), Best Adapted Screenplay, ..

Café Society

Café Society


Café Society

Release Year: 2016 Director: Woody Allen Writer: Woody Allen Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Kristen Stewart, Steve Carell, Jeannie Berlin, Ken Stott, Blake Lively, Corey Stoll, Stephen Kunken, Sari Lennick, Sheryl Lee, Anna Camp In the 1930s, a young man (Jesse Eisenberg) travels to Los Angeles to work for a well-connected uncle (Steve Carrell) and falls in ..

Doc Hollywood

Doc Hollywood


Doc Hollywood

Release year: 1991 Director: Michael Caton-Jones Screenwriter: Laurian Leggett, Neil B. Shulman (book), Jeffrey Prince, Peter S. Seaman, Daniel Pyne Starring: Michael J. Fox, Julie Warner, Barnard Hughes, Woody harrelson, David Ogden Stiers, Frances Sternhagen, Bridget Fonda  On his way to a job interview for a succesful job in L.A., Ben Stone (Fox) has a ..