The Troops of St. Tropez (Le gendarme de Saint-Tropez)

The Troops of St. Tropez (Le gendarme de Saint-Tropez)


The Troops of St. Tropez (Le gendarme de Saint-Tropez)

Release Year: 1964 Director: Jean Girault Writers: Richard Balducci (original story), Jacques Vilfrid (screenplay, adaptation & dialogue), Jean Girault (screenplay & adaptation) Starring: Louis de Funès, Geneviève Grad, Michel Galabru, Daniel Cauchy, Christian Marin, Guy Grosso, Michel Modo Moviegeek Sunday Classic # 212, week 28 2018 Village gendarme Ludovic Cruchot (Louis de Funès) is reassigned ..

Every Which Way But Loose

Every Which Way But Loose


Every Which Way But Loose

Release year: 1978 Director: James Fargo Screenwriter: Jeremy Joe Kronsberg Starring: Clint Eastwood, Sondra Locke, Geoffrey Lewis, Beverly D’Angelo, Walter Barnes, George Chandler, Roy Jenson, Ruth Gordon, James McEachin Philo Beddoe (Eastwood) is somewhat of a local legend as a fist-fighter and spends his days winning fights, drinking beer and hanging out at the local ..

My Favourite Brunette

My Favourite Brunette


My Favourite Brunette

Release Year: 1947 Director: Elliott Nugent Writers: Edmund Beloin (screenplay), Jack Rose (screenplay) Starring: Bob Hope, Dorothy Lamour, Peter Lorre, Lon Chaney Jr., John Hoyt, Charles Dingle, Reginald Denny, Frank Puglia, Ann Doran Moviegeek Sunday Classic #210, week 26 2018 Shortly before his execution, amateur sleuth and professional baby photographer Ronnie Jackson (Bob Hope) is ..

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 ..

Lover Come Back

Lover Come Back


Lover Come Back

Release year: 1961 Director: Delbert Mann Screenwriter: Stanley Shapiro, Paul Henning Starring: Doris Day, Rock Hudson, Tony Randall, Edie Adams, Jack oakie, Jack kruschen, Ann B. Davis Ratings: 1 Oscar nomination: Best Original Screenplay. 1 Golden Globe nomination: Best Supporting Actor (Tony Randall).   Jerry Webster (Hudson) and Carol Templeton (Day) are sworn enemies in ..

Tarzan the Ape Man

Tarzan the Ape Man


Tarzan the Ape Man

Release year: 1932 Director: W.S.Van Dyke Screenwriter: Cyril Hume, Ivor Novello, Edgar Rice Burroughs (based upon characters created by) Starring: Johnny Weissmuller, Maureen O’Sullivan, Neil Hamilton, C. Aubrey Smith, Doris Lloyd, Forrester Harvey, Ivory Williams Jane (O’Sullivan) arrives in Africa to be with her father, the trader James Parker (Smith). Here she discovers the mystics ..

The Flying Deuces

The Flying Deuces


The Flying Deuces

Release year: 1939 Director: A. Edward Sutherland Screenwriter: Ralp Spence, Charley Rogers, Fred Schiller, Harry Langdon Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Jean Parker, Reginald Gardiner, Charles Middleton, Jean Del Val, Crane Whitley, James Finlayson Moviegeek Sunday Classic #206, week 22 2018 A heartbroken Oliver decides to join the Foreign Legion to forget the love of ..

The War Wagon

The War Wagon


The War Wagon

Release Year: 1967 Director: Burt Kennedy Writer: Clair Huffaker (screenplay based on his 1957 novel The War Wagon) Starring: John Wayne, Kirk Douglas, Howard Keel, Robert Walker Jr., Keenan Wynn, Bruce Cabot, Joanna Barnes, Valora Nolan, Bruce Dern, Gene Evans, Terry Wilson Moviegeek Sunday Classic #205, week 21 2018 Taw Jackson (John Wayne) a man who ..

Anatomy of a Murder

Anatomy of a Murder


Anatomy of a Murder

Release Year: 1959 Director: Otto Preminger Writers: Wendell Mayes (screenplay), John D. Voelker (based on his 1952 novel Anatomy of a Murder written as Robert Traver) Starring: James Stewart, Lee Remick, Ben Gazzara, Arthur O’Connell, Eve Arden, Kathryn Grant, George C. Scott, Brooks West, Joseph N. Welch, Murray Hamilton, Orson Bean, Ken Lynch, John Qualen Rating: ..

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 ..

Rio Conchos

Rio Conchos


Rio Conchos

Release Year: 1964 Director: Gordon Douglas Writers: Joseph Landon (screenplay), Clair Huffaker (screenplay – based on his 1958 novel Guns of Rio Conchos) Starring: Richard Boone, Stuart Whitman, Anthony Franciosa, Wende Wagner, Warner Anderson, Jim Brown, Rodolfo Acosta Rating: Nominated for 1 Golden Globe: Best Actor – Drama (Anthony Franciosa) Former confederate officer James Lassiter (Richard ..

The Philadelphia Story

The Philadelphia Story


The Philadelphia Story

Release year: 1940 Director: George Cukor Screenwriter: Donald Ogden Stewart, Philip Barry (based on the play by) Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, James Stewart, Ruth Hussey, John Howard, Roland Young, Mary Nash, Virginia Weidler Ratings: 2 Oscars: Best Actor (James Stewart), Best Screenplay. 4 Oscar nominations: Best Picture, Best Actress (Katharine Hepburn), Best Supporting Actress ..