From Russia With Love

From Russia With Love


From Russia With Love

Release year: 1963 Director: Terence Young Screenwriter: Richard Maibaum, Johanna Harwood, Ian Fleming (based on the novel by) Starring: Sean Connery, Daniela Bianchi, Pedro Armendáriz, Lotte Lenya, Robert Shaw, Bernard Lee, Eunice Gayson, Walter Gotell, Lois Maxwell Ratings: 1 Golden Globe nomination: Best Song Moviegeek Sunday Classic #312, week 24 2020 James Bond (Connery) is sent ..

Dr. No

Dr. No


Dr. No

  Release year: 1962 Director: Terence Young Screenwriter: Richard Maibaum, Johanna Harwood, Berkely Mather, Ian Flemming (based on the novel by) Starring: Sean Connery, Ursula Andress, Joseph Wiseman, Jack Lord, John Kitzmiller, Bernard Lee, Lois Maxwell, Anthony Dawson, Zena Marshall Ratings: 1 Golden Globe: Best Female Newcomer (Ursula Andress) Moviegeek Sunday Classic #307, week 19 2020 ..

Spellbound

Spellbound


Spellbound

Release year: 1945 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Screenwriter: Ben Hecht, Starring: Ingrid Bergman, Gregory Peck, Michael Chekhov, Leo G. Carroll, Rhonda Flemin, John Emery, Norman Lloyd Ratings: 1 Oscar: Best Music. 5 Oscar nominations: Best Picture, Best Supporting Actor (Michael Chekhov), Best Director, Best Black-and-White Cinematography, Best Special Effects.  Dr. Constance Petersen (Bergman) takes an instant ..

The Insider

The Insider


The Insider

Release Year: 1999 Director: Michael Mann Writers: Michael Mann (screenplay), Eric Roth (screenplay), Marie Brenner (article) Starring: Russell Crowe, Al Pacino, Christopher Plummer, Diane Verona, Philip Baker Hall, Lindsay Crouse, Debi Mazar, Stephen Tobolowsky, Colm Feore, Bruce McGill, Gina Gershon, Michael Gambon, Rip Torn, Lynne Thigpen, Hallie Eisenberg, Michael Paul Chan Rating: Nominated for 7 ..

The Lives of Others (Das Leben der Anderen)

The Lives of Others (Das Leben der Anderen)


The Lives of Others (Das Leben der Anderen)

Release Year: 2006 Director: Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck Writer: Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck Starring: Ulrich Mühe, Martina Gedeck, Sebastian Koch, Ulrich Tukur, Thomas Thieme, Hans-Uwe Bauer, Volkmar Kleinert, Matthias Brenner, Charly Hübner, Herbert Knaup Rating: Won 1 Oscar: Best Foreign Language Film. Nominated for 1 Golden Globe: Best Foreign Language Film. In 1984 in East Berlin, ..

Thirteen Days

Thirteen Days


Thirteen Days

Release Year: 2000 Director: Roger Donaldson Writers: David Self (screenplay), Ernest R May & Philip D. Zelikow (based on their 1997 book The Kennedy Tapes: Inside the White House During the Cuban Missile Crisis) Starring: Kevin Costner, Bruce Greenwood, Steven Culp, Dylan Baker, Lucinda Jenney, Jon Foster, Frank Wood, Dakin Matthews, Bill Smitrovich, Henry Strozier, ..

Assault on Precinct 13 (1976)

Assault on Precinct 13 (1976)


Assault on Precinct 13 (1976)

Release year: 1976 Director: John Carpenter Screenwriter: John Carpenter Starring: Austin Stoker, Darwin Joston, Laurie Zimmer, Martin West, Tony Burton, Charles Cyphers, Nancy Kyes Sunday Classic #283, week 47 2019  A Highway Patrol Officer (Stoker) joins forces with two criminals and a station secretary as the defunct precinct they are all at is attacked viciously ..

Fractured

Fractured


Fractured

Release year: 2019 Director: Brad Anderson Screenwriter: Alan B. McElroy Starring: Sam Worthington, Lily Rabe, Lucy Capri, Adjoa Andoh, Stephen Tobolowsky, Chris Sigurdson, Lauren Cochrane, Shane Dean  At a stop at a gas station Ray (Worthington) and Joanne’s (Rabe) 6-year-old daughter has an accident and the couple takes her to the hospital.  Mother and daughter ..

Straw Dogs (1971)

Straw Dogs (1971)


Straw Dogs (1971)

Release Year: 1971 Director: Sam Peckinpah Writers: Sam Peckinpah (screenplay), David Zelag Goodman (screenplay), Gordon Williams (based on his 1969 novel The Siege of Trencher’s Farm) Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Susan George, Peter Vaughan, Del Henney, Jim Norton, Donald Webster, Ken Hutchison, T.P. McKenna, Len Jones, Sally Thomsett, Robert Keegan, Peter Arne Rating: Nominated for 1 Oscar; ..

The Rock

The Rock


The Rock

Release Year: 1996 Director: Michael Bay Writers: Mark Rosner (screenplay), David Weisberg (screenplay & story), Douglas S. Cook (screenplay & story) Starring: Sean Connery, Nicolas Cage, Ed Harris, John Spencer, David Morse, William Forsythe, Michael Biehn, Vanessa Marcil, John C. McGinley, Gregory Sporleder, Tony Todd, Bokeem Woodbine Rating: Nominated for 1 Oscar: Best Sound. Nominated ..

The Sixth Sense

The Sixth Sense


The Sixth Sense

Release year: 1999 Director: M. Night Shyamalan Screenwriter: M. Night Shyamalan Starring: Bruce Willis, Haley Joel Osment, Toni Collette, Olivia Williams, Trevor Morgan, Donnie Wahlberg; Mischa Barton Ratings: 6 Oscar nominations: Best Picture, Best Supporting Actor (Haley Joel Osment), Best Supporting Actress (Toni Collette), Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, Best Film Editing. 2 Golden Globe ..

Happy Death Day

Happy Death Day


Happy Death Day

Release year: 2017 Director: Christopher Landon Screenwriter: Scott Lobdell Starring: Jessica Rothe, Israel Broussard, Ruby Modine, Charles Aitken, Laura Clifton, Jason Bayle, Rob Mello  College student Tree (Rothe) wakes up on her birthday after a drunken night in the room of Carter Davis (Broussard), goes about her day, go to a party, is killed on ..