An Affair to Remember

An Affair to Remember


An Affair to Remember

Release year: 1957 Director: Leo McCarey Screenwriter: Delmer Daves, Leo McCarey, Mildred Cram, Donald Ogden Stewart Starring: Cary Grant, Deborah Kerr, Richard Denning, Neva Patterson, Cathleen Nesbitt, Robert Q. Lewis, Charles Watts, Fortunio Bonanova Ratings: 4 Oscar nominations: Best Cinematography, Best Costume Design. Best Orginal Song, Best Music. Though both in other relationships, Nickie (Grant) ..

City Lights

City Lights


City Lights

Release Year: 1931 Director: Charles Chaplin Writer: Charles Chaplin Starring: Charles Chaplin, Virginia Cherrill, Florence Lee, Harry Myers, Al Ernest Garcia, Hank Mann Moviegeek Sunday Classic #190, week 6 2018 A tramp (Charles Chaplin) falls in love with a blind flower girl (Virginia Cherrill) who mistakes him for a millionaire. When he befriends a drunken ..

The Boys from Brazil

The Boys from Brazil


The Boys from Brazil

Release Year: 1978 Director: Franklin J. Schaffner Writers: Heywood Gould (screenplay), Ira Levin (based on his 1976 novel The Boys from Brazil) Starring: Gregory Peck, Laurene Olivier, James Mason, Lilli Palmer, Uta Hagen, Denholm Elliott, Steve Guttenberg, Rosemary Harris, John Dehner, John Rubenstein, Jeremy Black, Bruno Ganz, Walter Gotell, Michael Gough Rating: Nominated for 3 Oscars: ..

Sabotage

Sabotage


Sabotage

Release year: 1936 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Screenwriter: Charles Bennett, Joseph Conrad (novel) Starring: Sylvia Sidney, Oskar Homolka, Desmond Tester, John Loder, Joyce Barbour, Matthew Boulton, S.J. Warmington, William Dewhurst Scotland Yard detective Ted Spencer (Loder) goes undercover to observe Verloc (Homolka), a man suspected of sabotage. But as Ted gets close to the suspect, he ..

The Longest Day

The Longest Day


The Longest Day

Release Year: 1962 Directors: Ken Annakin (British exterior episodes), Andrew Marton (American exterior episodes), Bernhard Wicki (German episodes), erd Oswald (parachuting scenes in Sainte-Mère-Église) (uncredited), Darryl F. Zanuck (uncredited) Writers: Cornelius Ryan (screenplay based on his own 1959 book The Longest Day), Romain Gary (additional episodes), James Jones (additional episodes), David Pursall (additional episodes), Jack Seddon ..

La Dolce Vita

La Dolce Vita


La Dolce Vita

Release year: 1960 Director: Federico Fellini Screenwriter: Federico Fellini, Ennio Flaiano, Tullio Pinelli, Brunello Rondi Starring: Marcello Mastroianni, Anita Ekberg, Anouk Aimée, Yvonne Furneaux, Magali Noël, Alain Cuny, Annibale Ninchi, Walter Santesso Ratings: 1 Oscar: Best Costume Design. 3 Oscar nominations: Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, Best Art Direction. Cannes Film Festival: Palme d’Or. Moviegeek ..

Rear Window

Rear Window


Rear Window

Release Year: 1954 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Writers: John Michael Hayes (screenplay), Cornell Woolrich (based on his 1942 short story “It Had to Be Murder”) Starring: James Stewart, Grace Kelly, Wendell Corey, Thelma Ritter, Raymond Burr, Judith Evelyn, Ross Bagdasarian, Georgine Darcy Rating: Nominated for 4 Oscars: Best Director, Best Screenplay, Best Cinematography – Color, Best ..

The Thrill of It All

The Thrill of It All


The Thrill of It All

Release year: 1963 Director: Norman Jewison Screenwriter: Carl Reiner, Larry Gelbart Starring: Doris Day, James Garner, Arlene Francis, Edward Andrews, Reginald Owen, Kym Karath, Brian Nash, Lucy Landay, Elliott Reid Moviegeek Sunday Classic #184, week 52 2017 When housewife Beverly Boyer (Doris Day) is suddenly selected as spokesperson for The Happy Soap Company, she must ..

The Wind and the Lion

The Wind and the Lion


The Wind and the Lion

Release Year: 1975 Director: John Milius Writer: John Milius Starring: Sean Connery, Candice Bergen, Brian Keith, John Huston, Geoffrey Lewis, Steve Kanaly, Vladek Sheybal, Nadim Sawalha, Roy Jenson, Deborah Baxter, Jack Cooley, Chris Alter, Simon Harrison, Polly Gottesman Rating: Nominated for 2 Oscars: Best Sound, Best Score.   Moviegeek Sunday Classic #182, week 50 2017 ..

Big Jake

Big Jake


Big Jake

Release Year: 1971 Directors: George Sherman, John Wayne (uncredited) Writers: Harry Julian Fink (story & screenplay), Rita M. Fink (story and screenplay) Starring: John Wayne, Richard Boone, Maureen O’Hara, Patrick Wayne, Christopher Mitchum, Bobby Vinton, Bruce Cabot, Glenn Corbett, Harry Carey, Jr., John Doucette, Jim Davis, John Agar, Gregg Palmer Moviegeek Sunday Classic #180, week ..

Taxi Driver

Taxi Driver


Taxi Driver

Release Year: 1976 Director: Martin Scorsese Writer: Paul Schraeder Starring: Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster, Cybill Sheperd, Harvey Keitel, Albert Brooks, Peter Boyle, Leonard Harris, Harry Northup Rating: Nominated for 4 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Actor (Robert De Niro), Best Supporting Actress (Jodie Foster), Best Score. Nominated for 2 Golden Globes: Best Actor (Robert De ..

The Three Musketeers (1948)

The Three Musketeers (1948)


The Three Musketeers (1948)

Release Year: 1948 Director: George Sidney Writers: Robert Ardrey (screenplay), Alexandre Dumas (based on his 1844 novel Les trois mosquetaires) Starring: Gene Kelly, Lana Turner, June Allyson, Van Heflin, Angela Lansbury, Frank Morgan, Vincent Price, Keenan Wynn, John Sutton, Gig Young, Robert Coote, Reginald Owen, Ian Keith, Patricia Medina, Richard Wyler Rating: Nominated for 1 ..