The Perils of Gwendoline in the Land of the Yik Yak (Gwendoline)

The Perils of Gwendoline in the Land of the Yik Yak (Gwendoline)


The Perils of Gwendoline in the Land of the Yik Yak (Gwendoline)

   Release year: 1984 Director: Just Jaeckin Screenwriter: Just Jaeckin, John Willie (comic) Starring: Tawny Kitaen, Brent Huff, Zabou Breitman, Bernadette Lafont, Jean Rougerie, Roland Amstutz, Stanley Kapoul, Chen Chang Ching From the moment Gwendoline (Kitaen) arrives in China, she finds herself in trouble and rescued by adventurer Willard (Huff). Together with him and her ..

Beetlejuice

Beetlejuice


Beetlejuice

Release Year: 1988 Director: Tim Burton Writers: Michael McDowell (screenplay & story), Warren Skaaren (screenplay), Larry Wilson (story) Starring: Geena Davis, Alec Baldwin, Michael Keaton, Winona Ryder, Catherine O’Hara, Jeffrey Jones, Sylvia Sydney, Glenn Shadix, Rating: Won 1 Oscar: Best Makeup. Won 3 Saturn Awards: Best Horror Film, Best Supporting Actress (Sylvia Sydney), Best Makeup. ..

Avengers: Infinity War

Avengers: Infinity War


Avengers: Infinity War

Release Year: 2018 Directors: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo Writers: Christopher Markus (screenplay), Stephen McFeely (screenplay) Starring: Robert Downey, Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson, Benedict Cumberbatch, Don Cheadle, Tom Holland, Chadwick Boseman, Zoe Saldana, Josh Brolin, Chris Pratt, Karen Gillan, Tom Hiddleston, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen, Anthony Mackie, Sebastian Stan, Idris Elba, ..

Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory

Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory


Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory

Release year: 1971 Director: Mel Stuart Screenwriter: Roald Dahl (based on his own book) Starring: Gene Wilder, Jack Albertson, Peter Ostrum, Roy Kinnear, Julie Dawn Cole, Leonard Stone, Denise Nickerson, Paris Themmen Ratings: 1 Oscar nomination: Best Original Score. 1 Golden Globe nomination: best Actor Comedy/Musical (Gene Wilder).  The poor boy Charlie (Ostrum) is one ..

Orfeu Negro (Black Orpheus)

Orfeu Negro (Black Orpheus)


Orfeu Negro (Black Orpheus)

Release year: 1959 Director: Marcel Camus Screenwriter: Marcel Camus, Jacques Viot, Vinicius de Moraes Starring: Breno Mello, Marpessa Dawn, Marcel Camus, Fausto Guerzoni, Lourdes de Oliveira, Léa Garcia, Ademar Da Silva, Alexandro Constantino Ratings: 1 Oscar: Best Foreign Film. 1 Golden Globe: Best Foreign Film. Cannes: Palme d’Or. During the Carnival, Orfeo (Mello) falls deeply ..

Edward Scissorhands

Edward Scissorhands


Edward Scissorhands

Release Year: 1990 Director: Tim Burton Writers: Caroline Graham (screenplay & story), Tim Burton (story) Starring: Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Dianne Wiest, Alan Arkin, Anthony Michael Hall, Kathy Baker, Robert Oliveri, Conchata Ferrell, Caroline Aaron, Dick Anthony Williams, O-Lan Jones, Vincent Price Rating: Nominated for 1 Oscar: Best Makeup. Nominated for 1 Golden Globe: Best ..

Kong: Skull Island

Kong: Skull Island


Kong: Skull Island

Release year: 2017 Director: Jordan Vogt-Roberts Screenwriter: Dan Gilroy, Max Borenstein, Derek Connolly, John Gatins Starring: Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson, Brie Larson, John C. Reilly, John Goodman, Corey Hawkins, John Ortiz, Tian Jing Ratings: 1 Oscar nominations: Best Visual Effects. A team of soldiers accompany a group of scientists on a trip to explore ..

Ghost

Ghost


Ghost

Release year: 1990 Director: Jerry Zucker Screenwriter: Bruce Joel Rubin Starring: Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore, Whoopi Goldberg, Tony Goldwyn, Phil Leeds, Rick Aviles, Vincent Schiavelli, Stephen Root Ratings: 2 Oscars: Best Supporting Actress (Whoopi Goldberg), Best Original Screenplay. 3 Oscar nominations: Best Picture, Best Film Editing, Best Original Score. 1 Golden Globe: Best Supporting Actress ..

All of Me

All of Me


All of Me

Release year: 1984 Director: Carl Reiner Screenwriter: Phil Alden Robinson, Henry Olek, Edwin Davis (novel) Starring: Steve Martin, Lily Tomlin, Victoria Tennant, Madolyn Smith osborne, Richard Libertini, Dana Elcar, Jason Bernard, Selma Diamond Ratings: 2 Golden Globes nominations: Best Actress Comedy/Musical (Lily Tomlin), Best Actor Comedy/Musical (Steve Martin). Dying millionaire Edwina (Lily Tomlin) has planned ..

Justice League

Justice League


Justice League

Release Year: 2017 Director: Zack Snyder Writers: Chris Terrio (screenplay & story), Joss Whedon (screenplay), Zack Snyder (story) Starring: Ben Affleck, Gal Gadot, Ezra Miller, Jason Momoa, Ray Fisher, Amy Adams, Henry Cavill, Jeremy Irons, Diane Lane, Connie Nielsen, J.K. Simmons, Ciarán Hinds, Amber Heard, Joe Morton, Lisa Loven Kongsli A powerful enemy is threatening ..

Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi

Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi


Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi

Release Year: 2017 Director: Rian Johnson Writer: Rian Johnson (screenplay), George Lucas (characters) Starring: Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Mark Hamill, Oscar Isaac, Adam Driver, Carrie Fisher, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Kelly Marie Tran, Laura Dern, Benicio Del Toro, Lupita Nyong’o, Gwendoline Christie, Anthony Daniels, Frank Oz Rey (Daisy Ridley) seeks the guidance of Luke Skywalker ..

Beyond Tomorrow

Beyond Tomorrow


Beyond Tomorrow

Release year: 1940 Director: A. Edward Sutherland Screenwriter: Adele Comandini, Mildred Cram Starring: Harry Carrey, C. Aubrey Smith, Charles Winninger, Alex Melesh, Maria Ouspenskaya, Richard Carlson, Jean Lawrence Moviegeek Sunday Classic #183, week 51 2017 When their guests for Christmas cancel at the last moment, millionaire friends Michael (Winninger), George (Carey) and Allan (Smith) throw ..