It Happened in Saint-Tropez (Des gens qui s’embrassent)

It Happened in Saint-Tropez (Des gens qui s’embrassent)


It Happened in Saint-Tropez (Des gens qui s’embrassent)

Release Year: 2013 Director: Danièle Thompson Writer: Danièle Thompson (scenario, adaption & dialogue), Christopher Thompson (scenario & adaptation) Starring: Eric Elmonsino, Kad Merad, Lou de Laâge, Clara Ponsot, Max Boublil, Monica Belucci, Ivry Gitlis, Valérie Bonneton, Alexis Michalik, Christian Hecq, Hande Kodja The two brothers Zef and Roni are very different. Zef’s wife dies and ..

Meet John Doe

Meet John Doe


Meet John Doe

Release Year: 1941 Director: Frank Capra Writers: Robert Riskin (screenplay), Richard Connell (story), Robert Presnell, Jr. (story), Myles Connolly (uncredited contributions) Starring: Gary Cooper, Barbara Stanwyck, Edward Arnold, Walter Brennan, Spring Byington, James Gleason, Gene Lockhart, Rod La Roque, Irving Bacon, Regis Toomey Rating: Nominated for 1 Oscar: Best Original Screenplay. Sunday Classic #263, week ..

Been so Long

Been so Long


Been so Long

Release year: 2018 Director: Tinge Krishnan Screenwriter: Che Walker Starring: Michaela Coel, Arinzé Kene, Mya Lewis, George MacKay, Jo Martin, Ronke Adekoluejo, Tom Forbes, Oliver Yhap, Luke Norris When dedicatedsingle mum Simone (Coel) is dragged out for a night on the town by her wild sister Yvonne (Adekoluejo) she meets and falls for Raymond (Kene). But he has a ..

The Bodyguard

The Bodyguard


The Bodyguard

Release year: 1992 Director: Mick Jackson Screenwriter: Lawrence Kasdan Starring: Kevin Costner, Whitney Houston, Gary Kemp, Bill Cobbs, Mike Starr, Michele Lamar Richards, DeVaughn Nixon Ratings: 2 Oscar nominations: Best Original Song, Best Original Song.  Former Secret Service agent working as bodyguard Frank Framer (Costner) is talked into taking the job looking after singer Rachel ..

A Star is Born (2018)

A Star is Born (2018)


A Star is Born (2018)

Release Year: 2018 Director: Bradley Cooper Writers: Eric Roth (screenplay), Bradley Cooper (screenplay), Will Fetters (screenplay), Moss Hart (based on his 1954 screenplay), John Gregory Dunne (based on his 1976 screenplay), Joan Didion (based on her 1976 screenplay), Frank Pierson (based on his 1876 screenplay), William Wellman (based on his story), Robert Carson (based on ..

Yesterday

Yesterday


Yesterday

, even if you are not a Beatles fan. Highly recommended but detract a star from the rating if you are not easily swept away b Release Year: 2019 Director: Danny Boyle Writer: Richard Curtis (screenplay & story), Jack Barth (story) Starring: Himesh Patel, Lily James, Kate McKinnon, Joel Fry, Ed Sheeran, Alexander Arnold, Meera ..

Penny Serenade

Penny Serenade


Penny Serenade

Release year: 1941 Director: George Stevens Screenwriter: Morrie Ryskind, Martha Cheavens Starring: Cary Grant, Irene Dunne, Beulah Bondi, Edgar Buchanan, Ann Doran, Eva Lee Kuney, Wallis Clark, Walter Soderling Ratings: 1 Oscar nominations: Best Actor (Cary Grant) Moviegeek Sunday Classic #259, week 23 2019  We follow the ups and downs of the marriage of Julie ..

The Way We Were

The Way We Were


The Way We Were

Release year: 1973 Director: Sydney Pollack Screenwriter: Arthur Laurents Starring: Barbra Streisand, Robert Redford, Bradford Dillman, Lois Chiles, Patrick O’Neal, Vivieca Lindfors, Diana Ewing Ratings: 2 Oscars: Best Music, Best Song. 4 Oscar nominations: Best Actress (Barbra Streisand), best Cinematography, Best Art Direction, Best Costume Design. 1 Golden Globe: Best Song. 1 Golden Globe nomination: ..

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 ..

Doc Hollywood

Doc Hollywood


Doc Hollywood

Release year: 1991 Director: Michael Caton-Jones Screenwriter: Laurian Leggett, Neil B. Shulman (book), Jeffrey Prince, Peter S. Seaman, Daniel Pyne Starring: Michael J. Fox, Julie Warner, Barnard Hughes, Woody harrelson, David Ogden Stiers, Frances Sternhagen, Bridget Fonda  On his way to a job interview for a succesful job in L.A., Ben Stone (Fox) has a ..

Isn’t It Romantic

Isn’t It Romantic


Isn’t It Romantic

Release year: 2019 Director: Todd Strauss-Schulson Screenwriter: Erin Cardillo, Dana Fox, Katie Silberman Starring: Rebel Wilson, Liam Hemsworth, Adam Devine, Priyanka Chopra, Betty Gilpin, Brandon Scott Jones, Jennifer Saunders Influenced by her bitter mother (Saunders), Natalie (Wilson) has grown up to become a cynical woman focused on career and hating romantic comedies. After hitting her ..