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 ..
Release Year: 1950 Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz Writer: Joseph L. Mankiewicz Starring: Bette Davis, Anne Baxter, George Sanders, Celeste Holm, Gary Merrill, Hugh Marlowe, Gregory Ratoff, Barbara Bates, Marilyn Monroe, Thelma Ritter Rating: Won 6 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Supporting Actor (George Sanders), Best Screenplay, Best Costume Design – Black & White, Best ..
Release Year: 1966 Director: Fred Zinnemann Writer: Robert Bolt (screenplay based on his own 1960 stageplay A Man for All Seasons) Starring: Paul Scofield, Wendy Hiller, Leo McKern, Robert Shaw, Orson Welles, Susannah York, Nigel Davenport, John Hurt, Corin Redgrave, Colin Blakely, Cyril Luckham Rating: Won 6 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor (Paul Scofield), ..
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 ..
Release year: 1975 Director: Robert Stevenson Screenwriter: Bill Walsh, David Forrest (novel) Starring: Peter Ustinov, Bernard Bresslaw, Helen Hayes, Joan Sims, Derek Nimmo, Clive Revill, Hugh Burden, Molly Weir, Natasha Pyne Moviegeek Sunday Classic #241, week 5 2019 Lord Southmere (Nimmo) manage to smuggle a microfilm with the formula for the mysterious ‘Lotus X’. Once ..
Release Year: 1961 Directors: Michael Curtiz, John Wayne (uncredited) Writers: James Edward Grant (screenplay), Clair Huffaker (screenplay), Paul I. Wellman (based on his 1952 novel The Comancheros) Starring: John Wayne, Stuart Whitman, Ina Balin, Nehemiah Persoff, Lee Marvin, Michael Ansara, Patrick Wayne, Bruce Cabot, Joan O’Brien, Jack Elam, Edgar Buchanan Moviegeek Sunday Classic #240, week ..
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 ..
Release year: 1953 Director: Ray Nazarro Screenwriter: Daniel B. Ullman (adapted from his play) Starring: Sterling Hayden, Eve Miller, Barton MacLane, Harry Shannon, Tom Fadden, Reed Hadley, Douglas Fowley, Robert Keys, Irving Bacon It is just before the Civil War and the threat of a war makes finishing the railroad crossing Kansas to the frontier ..
Release year: 1975 Director: Stanley Kubrick Screenwriter: Stanley Kubrick, William Makepeace Thackeray (based on the novel by) Starring: Ryan O’Neal, Marisa Berenson, Patrick Magee, Hardy Krüger, Steven Berkoff, Marie Kean, Philip Stone, Leon Vitali, Gay Hamilton Ratings: 4 Oscars: Best Cinematography, Best Art Direction, Best Costume Design, Best Original Score. 3 Oscar nominations: Best Picture, ..
Release Year: 1954 Director: Robert Hamer Writers: Thelma Schnee (adaptation & screenplay), Robert Hamer (screenplay), Maurice Rapf (screenplay), G.K. Chesterton (based on his Father Brown stories) Starring: Alec Guinness, Peter Finch, Joan Greenwood, Bernard Lee, Cecil Parker, Sidney James, Gérard Oury Moviegeek Sunday Classic #236, week 52 2018 The master thief Flambeau (Peter Finch) steal ..
Release year: 1940 Director: Ernst Lubitsch Screenwriter: Samson Raphaelson, Miklós László (based on the play ‘Illatszertár’ by) Starring: James Stewart, Margaret Sullavan, Frank Morgan, Joseph Schildkraut, Sara Haden, Felix Bressart, William Tracy, Inez Courtney When Klara (Sullavan) starts working in the shop where Alfred (Stewart) is the most trusted salesman, the two doesn’t exactly hit ..
Release year: 1950 Director: Byron Haskin Screenwriter: Lawrence Edward, Robert Louis Stevenson (based on the story by) Starring: Bobby Driscoll, Robert Newton, Basil Sydney, Walter Fitzgerald, Denis O’Dea, Finlay Currie, Ralp Truman, Geoffrey Keen After getting his hands on a treasure map, young Jim Hawkins (Driscoll) sets out on a treasure hunting adventure with Captain ..