The Apartment

The Apartment


The Apartment

Release year: 1960 Director:Billy Wilder Screenwriter: Billy Wilder, I.A.L. Diamond Starring: Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine, Fred MacMurray, Ray Walston, Jack Kruschen, David Lewis, Hope Holiday Ratings: 5 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, Best Art Direction, Best Film Editing. 5 Oscar nomination: Best Actor (Jack Lemmon), Best Actress (Shirley macLaine), Best Supporting Actor ..

Saturday Night Fever

Saturday Night Fever


Saturday Night Fever

Release year: 1977 Director: John Badham Screenwriter: Nick Cohn, Norman Wexler Starring: John Travolta, Karen Lynn Gorney, Barry Miller, Joseph Cali, Paul Pape, Donna Pescow, Bruce Ornstein, Julie Bovasso Ratings: 1 Oscar nomination: Best Actor (John Travolta) Moviegeek Sunday Classic #7, week 30 2014 Nineteen-year-old Tony (John Travolta) from Brooklyn works at a paint store ..

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes


Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

Release year: 1953 Director: Howard Hawks Screenwriter: Charles Lederer, Joseph Fields (Musical), Anita Loos (Musical) Starring: Marilyn Monroe, Jane Russell, Charles Coburn, Elliott Reed, Tommy Noonan, George Winslow, Marcel Dalio, Taylor Holmes   Moviegeek Sunday Classic #6, week 29 2014 Dorothy Shaw (Jane Russell) and Lorelei Lee (Marilyn Monroe) are best friends and show singers. When ..

Jaws

Jaws


Jaws

Release year: 1975 Director: Steven Spielberg Screenwriter: Peter Benchley, Carl Gottlieb, Peter Benchley (Novel) Starring: Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw, Richard Dreyfuss, Lorraine Gary, Murray Hamilton, Carl Gottlieb, Jeffrey Kramer, Susan Backlinie Ratings: 3 Oscars: Best Sound, Best Film Editing, Best Original Score, 1 Oscar nomination: Best Picture, 1 Golden Globe: Best Original Score   Moviegeek ..

The Lady Vanishes

The Lady Vanishes


The Lady Vanishes

Release year: 1938 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Screenwriter: Ethel Lina White (Novel), Sidney Gilliat, Frank Launder Starring: Margaret Lockwood, Michael Redgrave, Paul Lukas, Dame May Whitty, Cecil Parker, Linden Travers, Basil Radford, Mary Clare   Moviegeek Sunday Classic #4, week 27 2014 Iris Henderson (Margaret Lockwood) is on a train going through Europe on her way ..

Pillow Talk

Pillow Talk


Pillow Talk

Release year: 1959 Director: Michael Gordon Screenwriter: Stanley Shapiro, Maurice Richlin, Russell Rouse, Clarence Green Starring: Doris Day, Rock Hudson, Tony Randall, Thelma Ritter, Nick Adams, Julia Meade, Allen Jenkins, Marcel Dalio, Hayden Rorke Ratings: 1 Oscar: Best Original Screenplay, 4 Oscar nominations: Best Actress (Doris Day), Best Supporting Actress (Thelma Ritter), Best Art Direction, ..

The Last Time I Saw Paris

The Last Time I Saw Paris


The Last Time I Saw Paris

Release year: 1954 Director: Richard Brooks Screenwriter: Julius J. Epstein Starring: Elizabeth Taylor, Van Johnson, Donna Reed, Walter Pidgeon, Eva Gabor, Roger Moore Moviegeek Sunday Classic #2, week 25 2014 A writer (Van Johnson) thinks back on his time in Paris just after the second world war, and on Helen (Elizabeth Taylor) the girl he ..

Dracula

Dracula


Dracula

Release year: 1931 Director: Tod Browning, Karl Freund Screenwriter: Garrett Fort, Hamilton Deane, John L. Balderston, Bram Stoker (Novel) Starring: Bela Lugosi, Helen Chandler, David Manners, Dwight Frye, Edward Van Sloan, Herbert Bunston, Frances Dade   Moviegeek Sunday Classic #1, week 24 2014 Reinfield (Dwight Frye) visits Transylvania and, despite the villagers’ warning, enters the ..

Thesis (Tesis)

Thesis (Tesis)


Thesis (Tesis)

Release year: 1996 Director: Alejandro Amenábar Screenwriter: Alejandro Amenábar, Mateo Gil Starring: Ana Torrent, Fele Martínez, Eduardo Noriega, Xabier Elorriaga, Miguel Picazo, Nieves Herranz, Rosa Campillo Ángela (Ana Torrent) is young student at a film school in Madrid doing a thesis on violence. One day she finds her mentor dead in front of a tv screen ..

Much Ado About Nothing

Much Ado About Nothing


Much Ado About Nothing

Release year: 2012 Director: Joss Whedon Screenwriter: Joss Whedon, William Shakespeare (Play) Starring: Alexis Denisof, Amy Acker, Nathan Dillon, Clark Gregg, Reed Diamond,  Fran Kranz, Jillian Morgese, Sean Maher   Shakespeare’s romantic comedy retold in present time where the events take place during a party. Before watching this movie know that it is with Shakespeare’s ..

Grabbers

Grabbers


Grabbers

      Release year: 2012 Director: Jon Wright Screenwriter: Kevin Lehane Starring: Richard Coyle, Ruth Bradley, Russell Tovey, Lalor Roddy, David Pearse, Bronagh Gallagher, Pascal Scott Bloodsucking aliens invade an Irish island and start killing off the people one by one until police officers O’Shea (Richard Coyle) and Nolan (Ruth Bradley) discover alcohol is ..

Godzilla

Godzilla


Godzilla

Release year: 2014 Director: Gareth Edwards Screenwriter: Max Borenstein, Dave Callaham Starring: Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Ken Watanabe, Bryan Cranston, Elizabeth Olsen, Sally Hawkins, Juliette Binoche, David Strathairn An attempt to control an unknown species goes wrong, ending in a malevolent giant creature roaming earth leaving destruction behind. Joe Brody (Bryan Cranston) has come across signs of the monster ..