Release year: 1962 Director: Norman Taurog Screenwriter: Allan Weiss, Edward Anhalt Starring: Elvis Presley, Stella Stevens, Jeremy Slate, Laurel Goodwin, Benson Fong, Robert Strauss, Guy Lee, Frank Puglia Ratings: 1 Golden Globe nomination: Best Musical When his boss decides to retire young sailor Ross Carpenter (Elvis Presley) finds himself about to loose his job and ..
Release year: 1988 Director: Walter Hill Screenwriter: Walter Hill, Harry Kleiner, Troy Kennedy-Martin Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, James Belushi, Peter Boyle, Ed O’Ross, Laurence Fishburne, Gina Gershon, Richard Bright Tough Russian police man Danko (Arnold Schwarzenegger) follows Georgian drug lord Viktor Rostavili (Ed O’Ross) to Chicago where he joins forces with cocky Chicago police detective Ridzik ..
Release year: 1988 Director: Ivan Reitman Screenwriter: William Davies, William Osborne, Timothy Harris, Herschel Weingrod Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Danny DeVito, Kelly Preston, Chloe Webb, Bonnie Bartlett, Trey Wilson, Marshall Bell, David Caruso Ratings: 1 Golden Globe nomination: Best Original Song. As a result of an experiment, Julius Benedict (Arnold Schwarzenegger) is the perfect human being; ..
Release year: 1987 Director: Matthew Robbins Screenwriter: Mick Garris, Brad Bird, Brent Maddock, S.S. Wilson Starring: Hume Cronyn, Jessica Tandy, Frank McRae, Elizabeth Peña, Michael Carmine, Dennis Boutsikaris, Tom Alredge, Doris Belack Ratings: 1 Saturn Award: Best Actress (Jessica Tandy) As the tenants of an apartment block is forced out so it can be demolished ..
Release year: 2006 Director: Frank Coraci Screenwriter: Steve Koren, Mark O’Keefe Starring: Adam Sandler, Kate Beckinsale, Christopher Walken, David Hasselhof, Henry Wilker, Julie Kavner, Sean Astin, Jennifer Coolidge Ratings: 1 Oscar nomination: Best Makeup. Michael Newman (Adam Sandler) is a workaholic architect always wanting more and better. Problem is that earning the money he wants ..
Release year: 1973 Director: George Lucas Screenwriter: George Lucas, Gloria Katz, Willard Huyck Starring: Richard Dreyfuss, Ron Howard, Paul Le Mat, Charles Martin Smith, Cindy Williams, Candy Clark, Mackenzie Phillips Ratings: 5 Oscar nominations: Best Picture, Best Supporting Actress (Candy Clark), Best Director, Best Writing, Best Film Editing. 2 Golden Globes: Best Comedy/Musical, Best Male ..
Release year: 2014 Director: Noah Baumbach Screenwriter: Noah Baumbach Starring: Ben Stiller, Naomi Watts, Adam Driver, Amanda Seyfried, Maria Dizzia, Adam Horovitz, Matthew Maher, Charles Grodin Josh (Ben Stiller) and Cornelia (Naomi Watts) feels alienated from surrounding friends getting the children they never got. When they meet young hipster couple Jamie (Adam Driver) and Darby ..
Release Year: 1976 Director: Mel Brooks Writers: Mel Brooks (screenplay), Rudy De Luca (screenplay), Barry Levinson (screenplay), Ron Clark (screenplay & story) Starring: Mel Brooks, Marty Feldman, Dom DeLuise, Sid Caesar, Harold Gould, Ron Carey, Bernadette Peters, Fritz Feld, Burt Reynolds, James Caan, Liza Minelli, Anne Bancroft, Paul Newman Rating: Nominated for 4 Golden Globes: ..
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 ..
Release Year: 2015 Director: Éric Besnard Writer: Éric Besnard Starring: Virginie Efira, Benjamin Lavernhe, Hervé Pierre, Lucie Fagedet, Léo Lorléac’h, Hiam Abbass, Laurent Bateau Louise (Virginie Efira), widowed mother of two, has inherited her husband’s fruit farm but is barely hanging on financially. On her way home she runs into a young man with her ..
Release year: 2001 Director: Jean-Pierre Jeunet Screenwriter: Guillaume Laurant, Jean-Pierre Jeunet Starring: Audrey Tautou, Mathieu Kassovitz, Rufus, Lorella Cravotta, Serge Merlin, Jamel Debbouze, Clotilde Mollet, Claire Maurier Ratings: 5 Oscar nominations: Best Original Screenplay, Best Art Direction, Best Cinematography, Best Sound, Best Foreign Film. 1 Golden Globe nomination: Best Foreign Film. The shy and reclusive ..
Release year: 1943 Director: Ernst Lubitsch Screenwriter: Samson Raphaelson, Leslie Bush-Fekete (play) Starring: Don Ameche, Gene Tierney, Charles Coburn, Marjorie Main, Laird Cregar, Spring Byington, Allyn Joslyn, Eugene Pallette Ratings: 3 Oscar nominations: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Cinematography. Moviegeek Sunday Classic #159, week 27 2017 Henry Van Cleve (Don Ameche) has died and instead ..