The Browning Version (1994)

The Browning Version (1994)


The Browning Version (1994)

Release Year: 1994 Writers: Ronald Harwood (screenplay), Terence Rattigan (based on his 1948 play The Browning Version) Starring: Albert Finney, Greta Scacchi, Matthew Modine, Julian Sand, Michael Gambon, Ben Silverstone, Jim Sturgess, Joseph Beattie, Mark Bolton, Tom Havelock, Maryam D’Abo Rating: Nominated for the Palme D’Or. Andrew Crocker-Harris (Albert Finney) is a brilliant but embittered and ..

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 ..

Love Story

Love Story


Love Story

Release year: 1970 Director: Arthur Hiller Screenwriter: George Segal Starring: Ryan O’Neal, Ali MacGraw, John Marley, Ray Milland, Russell Nype, Katharine Balfour, Walker Daniels  Ratings: 1 Oscar: Best Original Score. 6 Oscar nominations: Best Picture, Best Actor (Ryan O’Neal), Best Actress (Ali MacGraw), Best Supporting Actor (John Marley), Best Director, Best Original Screenplay. 5 Golden ..

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)


Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)

Release Year: 1956 Director: Don Siegel Writers: Daniel Mainwaring (screenplay), Jack Finney (based on his Collier’s magazine serial) Starring: Kevin McCarthy, Dana Wynter, Larry Gates, King Donovan, Carolyn Jones, Jean Willes, Ralph Dumke, Virginia Christine A small-town doctor learns that the inhabitants of his community are being replaced by alien duplicates. Don Siegel’s 1956 sci-fi ..

Tobruk

Tobruk


Tobruk

Release Year: 1967 Director: Arthur Hiller Writer: Leo V. Gordon Starring: Rock Hudson, George Peppard, Nigel Green, Guy Stockwell, Jack Watson, Percy Herbert, Norman Rossington, Liam Redmond, Heidy Hunt, Leo Gordon Rating: Nominated for 1 Oscar: Best Special Effects. Moviegeek Sunday Classic #249, week 13 2019 A Canadian POW major (Rock Hudson) is rescued by ..

Pleasantville

Pleasantville


Pleasantville

Release Year: 1998 Director: Gary Ross Writer: Gary Ross Starring: Tobey Maguire, Reese Witherspoon, William H. Macy, Joan Allen, Jeff Daniels, J.T. Walsh, Don Knotts, Marley Shelton, Paul Walker, Rating: Nominated for 3 Oscars: Best Art Direction, Best Costume Design, Best Score. Won 2 Saturns Awards: Best Supporting Actress (Joan Allen), Best Younger Actor/Actress (Toby ..

The Post

The Post


The Post

Release Year: 2017 Director: Steven Spielberg Writers: Liz Hannah, Josh SInger Starring: Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Sarah Paulson, Bob Odenkirk, Tracy Letts, Bradley Whitford, Bruce Greenwood, Matthew Rhys, Allison Brie, Carrie Coon, Jesse Plemons, David Cross, Zach Woods, Michael Stuhlbarg Rating: Nominated for 2 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Actress (Meryl Streep). Nominated for 6 Golden ..

Burn! (Queimada)

Burn! (Queimada)


Burn! (Queimada)

Release Year: 1969 Director: Gillo Pontecorvo Writers: Franco Solinas (screenplay & story), Giorgio Arlorio (screenplay & story), Norman Gant (based on the noels by) Starring: Marlon Brando, Evaristo Márquez, Renato Salvatori, Dana Ghia, Valeria Ferran Wanani, Giampiero Albertini, Carlo Palmucci William Walker (Marlon Brando), a British mercenary is sent to a Caribbean island to investigate ..

Persepolis

Persepolis


Persepolis

Release Year: 2007 Directors: Vincent Paronnaud, Marjane Satrapi Writers: Vincent Paronnaud (scenario), Marjane Satrapi (based on her autobiographical graphic novels Persepolis 1 and Persepolis 2, 2000-03) Starring (voices): Chiara Mastroianni, Danielle Darrieux, Catherine Deneuve, Simon Abkarian, Gabrielle Lopes Benites, François Jerosme Rating: Nominated for 1 Oscar: Best Animated Film. Nominated for 1 Golden Globe: Best ..

The Fox and the Hound

The Fox and the Hound


The Fox and the Hound

Release Year: 1981 Directors: Ted Berman, Richard Rich, Art Stevens Writers: Daniel P. Mannix (based on his 1967 novel The Fox and the Hound), Larry Clemmons (story), Ted Berman (story), David Michener (story), Peter Young (story), Burny Mattinso (story), Steve Hulett (story), Earl Kress (story), Vance Gerry (story). Starring (voices): Mickey Rooney, Kurt Russell, Pearl Bailey, ..

Notorious

Notorious


Notorious

Release Year: 1946 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Writer: Ben Hecht Starring: Ingrid Bergman, Cary Grant, Claude Rains, Louis Calhern, Leopoldine Konstantin, Reinhold Schünzel, Moroni Olsen, Ivan Triesault Rating: Nominated for 2 Oscars: Best Supporting Actor (Claude Rains), Best Original Screenplay. Nominated for the Grand Prize of the Cannes Film Festival. Moviegeek Sunday Classic #246, week 10 ..