The Beast Must Die (Que la bête meure)

The Beast Must Die (Que la bête meure)


The Beast Must Die (Que la bête meure)

Release Year: 1969 Director: Claude Chabrol Writers: Claude Chabrol (screenplay & dialogue), Paul Gégauff (screenplay & dialogue), Nicholas Blake (based on his 1938 novel The Beast Must Die) Starring: Michel Duchaussoy, Caroline Cellier, Jean Yanne, Anouk Ferjac, Marc Di Napoli, Louise Chevalier, Guy Marly, Lorraine Rainer, Dominique Zardi Sunday Classic #264, week 28 2019 A man ..

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 ..

Love Me or Leave Me

Love Me or Leave Me


Love Me or Leave Me

Release year: 1955 Director: Charles Vidor Screenwriter: Daniel Fuchs, Isobel Lennart Starring: Doris Day, James Cagney, Cameron Mitchell, Robert Keith, Tom Tully, Harry Bellaver, Richard Gaines Ratings: 1 Oscar: Best Writing. 5 Oscar nominations: Best Actor (James Cagney), Best Screenplay, Best Sound, Best Original Song, Best Music. Sunday Classic #262, week 26 2019 The fictionalized ..

In Cold Blood

In Cold Blood


In Cold Blood

Release Year: 1967 Director: Richard Brooks Writers: Richard Brooks (screenplay), Truman Capote (based on his 1966 true crime novel In Cold Blood) Starring: Robert Blake, Scott Wilson, John Forsythe, Paul Stewart, Gerald S. O’Loughlin, Jeff Corey, John Gallaudet, James Flavin, Charles McGraw, Will Geer, John McLiam Rating: Nominated for 4 Oscars: Best Director, Best Adapted Screenplay, ..

The Kennel Murder Case

The Kennel Murder Case


The Kennel Murder Case

Release year: 1933 Director: Michael Curtiz Screenwriter: S.S. Van Dine, Robert N. lee Starring: William Powell, Mary Astor, Eugene Pallette, Ralph Morgan, Robert McWade, Helen Vinson, Arthur Hohl  While amateur detective Philo Vance (Powell) attends a dog show with his beloved dog a murder occurs, and Philo stays to help solve a case with several ..

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: ..

Gunfight at the O.K. Corral

Gunfight at the O.K. Corral


Gunfight at the O.K. Corral

Release Year: 1957 Director: John Sturges Writers: Leon Uris (screenplay), George Schullin (suggested by an article by) Starring: Burt Lancaster, Kirk Douglas, Rhonda Fleming, Jo Van Fleet, John Ireland, Lyle Bettger, Frank Faylen, Earl Holliman, Ted de Corsia, Dennis Hopper, John Hudson, DeForest Kelley, Martin Milner Rating: Nominated for 2 Oscars: Best Film Editing, Best ..

Escape to Witch Mountain

Escape to Witch Mountain


Escape to Witch Mountain

Release year: 1975 Director: John Hough Screenwriter: Robert Malcolm Young, Alexander Key (based on the book by) Starring: Kim Richards, Ike Eisenmann, Eddie Albert, Ray Milland, Donald Pleasence, Walter Barnes, Reta Shaw Moviegeek Sunday Classic #256, week 20 2019 The two orphans Tia (Richards) and Tony (Eisenmann) have extraordinary powers and Tia possesses a ‘star’ ..

Alfie (1966)

Alfie (1966)


Alfie (1966)

Release Year: 1966 Director: Lewis Gilbert Writer: Bill Naughton (screenplay based on his 1963 play Alfie) Starring: Michael Caine, Shelley Winters, Millicent Martin, Julia Foster, Jane Asher, Shirley Ann Field, Vivien Merchant, Eleanor Bron, Denholm Elliott Rating: Nominated for 5 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Actor (Michael Caine), Best Supporting Actress (Vivien Merchant), Best Adapted Screenplay, ..

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 ..

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)


Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)

Release Year: 1956 Director: Don Siegel Writers: Daniel Mainwaring (screenplay), Jack Finney (based on his Collier’s magazine serial) Starring: Kevin McCarthy, Dana Wynter, Larry Gates, King Donovan, Carolyn Jones, Jean Willes, Ralph Dumke, Virginia Christine A small-town doctor learns that the inhabitants of his community are being replaced by alien duplicates. Don Siegel’s 1956 sci-fi ..