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 ..

The Two Faces of January

The Two Faces of January


The Two Faces of January

Release Year: 2014 Director: Hossein Amini Writers: Hossein Amini (screenplay), Patricia Highsmith (based on her 1964 novel The Two Faces of January) Starring: Viggo Mortensen, Kirsten Dunst, Oscar Isaac, Daisy Bevan, David Warshofsky, Omiros Poulakis Rating: Nominated for 1 Saturn Award: Best Independent Film. In 1962, a con man (Viggo Mortensen) and his young wife (Kirsten ..

Eternally Yours

Eternally Yours


Eternally Yours

Release year: 1939 Director: Tay Garnett Screenwriter: Gene Towne, C. Graham Baker Starring: Loretta Young, David Niven, Hugh Herbert, Billie Burke, C. Aubrey Smith, Broderick Crawford, Eve Arden Ratings: Nominated for 1 Oscar: Best Original Score  It is love at first sight when Anita (Young) and the magician Tony aka The Great Arturo (Niven) meet ..

The Artist

The Artist


The Artist

Release Year: 2011 Director: Michel Hazanavicius Writer: Michel Hazanavicius Starring: Jean Dujardin, Bérénice Bejo, John Goodman, James Cromwell, Penelope Ann Miller, Missi Pyle, Joel Murray, Malcolm McDowell Rating: Won 5 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor (Jean Dujardin), Best Score, Best Costume Design. Nominated for 5 Oscars: Best Supporting Actress (Bérénice Bejo), Best Original ..

While You Were Sleeping

While You Were Sleeping


While You Were Sleeping

Release year: 1995 Director: Jon Turteltaub Screenwriter: Daniel G. Sullivan, Fredric Lebow Starring: Sandra Bullock, Bill Pullman, Peter Gallagher, Peter Boyle, Jack Warden, Glynis Johns, Micole Mercurio, Jason Bernard Ratings: 1 Golden Globe nomination: Best Actress Comedy/Musical (Sandra Bullock).  Hopeless romantic Lucy (Bullock) lives a lonely life working as a Chicago Transit Authority token collector ..

Love Wrecked

Love Wrecked


Love Wrecked

Release year: 2005 Director: Randal Kleiser Screenwriter: Stephen Langford Starring: Amanda Bynes, Chris Carmack, Jonathan Bennett, Jamie-Lynn Sigler, Alfonso Ribeiro, Jackie Long    As a major fan of famous rock star Jason Masters (Carmack), Jenny (Bynes) can’t believe her own luck when she strands on a desert island with him. When she discovers the island ..

Sleeping With Other People

Sleeping With Other People


Sleeping With Other People

Release year: 2015 Director: Leslye Headland Screenwriter: Leslye Headland Starring: Jason Sudeikis, Alison Brie, Jason Mantzoukas, Amanda Peet, Adam Scott, Natasha Lyonne, Andrea Savage  Lainey (Brie) and Jake (Sudeikis) lost their virginity to each other as young and afterwards both ends up serial daters. When the run in to each other as adults the start ..

Moon Over Miami

Moon Over Miami


Moon Over Miami

Release year: 1941 Director: Walter Lang Screenwriter: Vincent Lawrence, Brown Holmes, Stephen Powys (based on the play by) Starring: Betty Grable, Don Ameche, Robert Cummings, Carole Landis, Charlotte Greenwood, Jack Haley, Cobina Wright, George Lessey Moviegeek Sunday Classic #242, week 6 2019 when an inheritance is smaller than expected Susan Latimer (Greenwood) and her nieces ..

Chocolat

Chocolat


Chocolat

Release year: 2000 Director: Lasse Hallström Screenwriter: Robert Nelson Jacobs, Joanne Harris (based on the novel by) Starring: Juliette Binoche, Judi Dench, Alfred Molina, Johnny Depp, Victoire Thivisol, Lena Olin, Peter Stormare, Carrie-Anne Moss  A single mother (Binoche) arrives in a sleepy little village where she quickly stirs things with the delicious chocolates she sells ..

The Age of Adaline

The Age of Adaline


The Age of Adaline

Release year: 2015 Director: Lee Toland Krieger Screenwriter: J.Mills Goodloe, Salvador Paskowitz Starring: Blake Lively, Michiel Huisman, Harrison Ford, Ellen Burstyn, Kathy Baker, Amanda Crew, Lynda Boyd, Hugh Ross (voice) A freak accident in 1929 results in the victim Adaline (Blake Lively) stopping to age. To avoid becoming a curiosity to the government, she is ..

Mr. Right

Mr. Right


Mr. Right

Release year: 2015 Director: Paco Cabezas Screenwriter: Max Landis Starring: Anna Kendrick, Sam Rockwell, Tim Roth, James Ransone, Anson Mount, Michael Eklund, RZA, Katie Nehra, Jaiden Kaine Quirky Martha (Kendrick) meets the perfect guy (Rockwell) but the new relationship is tested, when she discovers he is a professional hit-man. A rom-com with am action twist, ..

Sissi

Sissi


Sissi

Release year: 1955 Director: Ernst Marischka Screenwriter: Ernst Marischka, Marie Blank-Eisman (based on the novel by) Starring: Romy Schneider, Karlheinz Böhm, Magda Schneider, Gustav Knuth, Vilma Degischer, Uta Franz, Erich Nikowitz, Karl Fochler Kaiser Franz Joseph (Böhm) is about to marry Princess Helene in Bayern (Franz) but falls head over heels in live with her ..