Monty Python and the Holy Grail

Monty Python and the Holy Grail


Monty Python and the Holy Grail

Release Year: 1975 Directors: Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones Writers: Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Eric Idle, Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones, Michael Palin Starring: Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Eric Idle, Terry Jones Michael Palin, Terry Gilliam, Connie Booth, Carol Cleveland Moviegeek Sunday Classic #222, week 38 2018 King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table go ..

Dark Shadows

Dark Shadows


Dark Shadows

Release year: 2012   Director: Tim Burton   Screenwriter: Seth Grahame-Smith, John August, Dan Curtis (based on tv series by)   Starring: Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Bella Heathcote, Eva Green, Helena Bonham Carter, Jackie Earle Haley, Chloë Graze Moretz    Scorned lover Angelique (Green) uses her witchery craft to turn Barnabas Collins (Depp) into a ..

Big Fish

Big Fish


Big Fish

Release Year: 2003 Director: Tim Burton Writers: John August (screenplay), Daniel Wallace (based on his 1998 novel Big Fish) Starring: Ewan McGregor, Albert Finney, Billy Crudup, Jessica Lange, Helena Bonham Carter, Alison Lohman, Marion Cotillard, Robert Guillaume, Matthew McGrory, David Dennam, Steve Buscemi, Danny DeVito The frustrated son of an imaginative story-teller is reunited with his ..

The Blood of Jesus

The Blood of Jesus


The Blood of Jesus

Release year: 1941 Director: Spencer Williams Screenwriter: Spencer Williams Starring: Cathryn Caviness, Spencer Williams, Juanita Riley, Reather Hardeman, Rogenia Goldthwaite, James B. Jones  Newly-wed Martha (Caviness) is being baptized without the presence of her atheist husband Razz (Williams). After the ceremony an accident means Razz reconsiders his belief in God.   The blood of Jesus is ..

Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman


Wonder Woman

  Release year: 2017 Director: Patty Jenkins Screenwriter: Allan Heinberg, Zack Snyder, Jason Fuchs, William Moulton Marston (characters) Starring: Gal Gadot, Christ Pine, Robin Wright Penn, Connie Nielsen, Danny Huston, David Thewlis, Elena Anaya, Lucy Davis Princess of the Amazons, Diana (Gadot), has been trained to become a warrior her entire life. When pilot Steve ..

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 ..