True Grit (2010)

True Grit (2010)


True Grit (2010)

Release year: 2010 Director: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen Screenwriter: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen, Charles Portis (Novel) Starring: Jeff Bridges, Matt Damon, Hailee Steinfeld, Josh Brolin, Barry Pepper, Dakin Matthews, Domhnall Gleeson Ratings: 10 Oscar nominations: Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Supporting Actress, Best Director, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Cinematography, Best Costume, Best Sound Mixing, Best ..

Silent Night, Deadly Night

Silent Night, Deadly Night


Silent Night, Deadly Night

       Release year: 1984 Director: Charles E. Sellier Jr. Screenwriter: Paul Caimi, Michael Hickey Starring: Robert Brian Wilson, Danny Wagner, Lilyan Chauvin, Gilmer McCormick, Britt Leach, Toni Nero, Linnea Quigley After a traumatic childhood experience involving a man dressed as Santa and growing up at an orphanage where naughty children were punished, Billy ..

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug


The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

  Release Year: 2013 Director: Peter Jackson Screenwriter(s): Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Peter Jackson, Guillermo del Toro, J.R.R. Tolkien (novel) Starring: Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Ian McKellen, Benedict Cumberbatch, Orlando Bloom, Evangeline Lilly, Cate Blanchett, Ken Stott, Stephen Fry Rating: Nominated for 3 Oscars: Best Visual Effects, Best Sound Editing, Best Sound Mixing   Bilbo Baggins, ..

Arthur Christmas

Arthur Christmas


Arthur Christmas

Release year: 2011 Director: Sarah Smith, Barry Cook Screenwriter: Peter Baynham, Sarah Smith Starring (voices): James McAvoy, Jim Broadbent, Bill Nighy, Hugh Laurie, Imelda Staunton, Ashley Jensen, Marc Wootton Arthur is the youngest son to Santa and is in charge of the children’s letters to Santa, a job he fulfills with great dedication and a heart ..

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter


Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

Release year: 2012 Director: Timur Bekmambetov Screenwriter: Seth Grahame-Smith, Seth Grahame Smith (novel) Starring: Benjamin Walker, Dominic Cooper, Anthony Mackie, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Rufus Sewell, Jimmie SImpson, Marton Csokas After watching his mother being killed by the vampire Jack Barts (Csokas), Abraham grows up yearning for revenge. As an adult Abraham (Walker) attacks Barts and ..

Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer

Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer


Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer

       Release year: 1964 Director: Larry Roemer Screenwriter: Romeo Muller, Robert May, Johnny Marks (song) Starring (voices): Burl Ives, Billie May Richards, Paul Soles, Larry D. Mann, Stan Francis, Paul Kligman, Janis Orenstein The very well known story of a little reindeer with a bright red nose, with added snow monster, a talking ..

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey


The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

  Release Year: 2012 Director: Peter Jackson Screenwriter(s): Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Peter Jackson, Guillermo Del Toro, J.R.R: Tolkien (novel) Starring: Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Richard Armitage, Hugo Weaving, Ken Stott, Sylvester McCoy, Cate Blanchett, Andy Serkis, Barry Humphries, Manu Bennett Rating: 3 Oscar nominations: Best Makeup, Best Visual Effects, Best Production Design   The hobbit, ..

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King


The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

  Release Year: 2003 Director: Peter Jackson Screenwriter(s): Peter Jackson, Philippa Boyens, Fran Walsh, J.R.R. Tolkien (novel) Starring: Elijah Wood, Sean Astin, Viggo Mortensen, Ian McKellen, Andy Serkis, John Noble, Bernard Hill,  Mianda Otto, Orlando Bloom, John Rhys-Davies, Billy Boyd, Dominic Monaghan Rating: Won 11 OScars: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Editing, ..

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers


The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

  Release Year: 2002 Director: Peter Jackson Screenwriter(s): Philippa Boyens, Fran Walsh, Peter Jackson, Stephen Sinclair, J.R.R. Tolkien (novel) Starring: Elijah Wood, Viggo Mortensen, Andy Serkis, Ian McKellen, Bernard Hill, Miranda Otto, David Wenham, Sean Astin, Billy Boyd, Dominic Monaghan After the breaking of the fellowship at the end of The Fellowship of the Ring, we follow ..

Fred Claus

Fred Claus


Fred Claus

Release year: 2007 Director: David Dobkin Screenwriter: Dan Fogelman, Jessie Nelson Starring: Vince Vaughn, Paul Giamatti, John Michael Higgins, Miranda Richardson, Rachel Weisz, Kevin Spacey, Elizabeth Banks This isn’t a story about Santa Claus (Paul Giamatti). it is a story about Santa’s older brother Fred (Vince Vaughn) and he isn’t a bad person. It is just ..

Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams

Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams


Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams

Release year: 2002 Director: Robert Rodriguez Screenwriter: Robert Rodriguez Starring: Alexa PenaVega, Daryl Sabara, Antonio Banderas, Carla Gugino, Steve Buscemi, Danny Trejo, Matt O’Leary, Emily Osment Returning to the Cortez familly, the children Carmen (Alexa PenaVega) and Juni (Daryl Sabara) are now activ spy kids working for the OSS with their parents and fellow spies ..

Love Actually

Love Actually


Love Actually

  Release year: 2003 Director: Richard Curtis Screenwriter: Richard Curtis Starring: Hugh Grant, Liam Neeson, Emma Thompson, Kiera Knightley, Colin Firth, Bill Nighy, Rowan Atkinson, Martine McCutcheon Ratings: 3 Empire Awards: Best Newcomer (Martine McCutcheon), Best British Film, Best British Actress (Emma Thompson) In the month leading up to Christmas we follow eight different couples ..