Bad Day at Black Rock

Bad Day at Black Rock


Bad Day at Black Rock

Release Year: 1955 Director: John Sturges Screenwriter(s): Don McGuire, Millard Kaufman, Howard Breslin (short story) Starring: Spencer Tracy, Robert Ryan, Anne Francis, Dean Jagger, Walter Brennan, Ernest Borgnine Rating: Cannes Film Festival Best Actor (Spencer Tracy), Nominated for Palme d’Or, Nominated for 3 Oscars: Best Actor (Spencer Tracy), Best Director, Best Adapted Screenplay   Moviegeek ..

Spread

Spread


Spread

Release year: 2009 Director: David Mackenzie Screenwriter: Jason Hall, Paul Kolsby Starring: Ashton Kutcher, Anne Heche, Margarita Levieva, Sebastian Stan, Ashley Johnson, Sonia Rockwell, Shane Brolly Homeless and unemployed Nikki (Ashton Kutcher) seduces rich middle aged women to stay in their houses and use their money. Something that starts as a sex comedy, evolves into ..

Superhero Movie

Superhero Movie


Superhero Movie

Release year: 2008 Director: Graig mazin Screenwriter: Graig Mazin Starring: Drake Bell, Sara Paxton, Leslie Nielsen, Christopher McDonald, Kevin Hart, Marion Ross, Ryan Hansen When high school student Rick Riker (Drake Bell) is bitten by a radioactive dragonfly, he wakes up with super powers. Does it sound familiar? If you have seen Spider-man (2002) then ..

Another 48 Hours

Another 48 Hours


Another 48 Hours

Release year: 1990 Director: Walter Hill Screenwriter: Eddie Murphy, John Fasano, Jeb Stuart, Larry Cross Starring: Nick Nolte, Eddie Murphy, Brion James, Kevin Tighe, Ed O’Ross, David Anthony Marshall, Andrew Divoff Once again Jack Cates (Nick Nolte) must seek the help of convict Reggie Hammond (Eddie Murphy), this time his career is on stake. If ..

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas


The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

    Release year: 1982 Director: Colin Higgins Screenwriter: Larry L. King, Peter Masterson, Colin Higgins Starring: Dolly Parton, Burt Reynolds, Dom DeLuise, Charles Durning, Jim Nabors, Robert Mandan, Theresa Merritt Ratings: 1 Oscar nominations: Best Supporting Actor (Charles Durning). The Best Little Whorehouse In Texas Burt Reynolds plays Ed Earl the hot headed sheriff ..

Lethal Weapon 2

Lethal Weapon 2


Lethal Weapon 2

Release year: 1989 Director: Richard Donner Screenwriter: Jeffrey Boam, Shane Black, Warren Murphy Starring: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Joe Pesci, Patsy Kensit, Darlene Love, Traci Wolfe, Joss Ackland, Derrick O’Connor Ratings: 1 Oscar nominations: Best Sound Effects Murtaugh (Danny Glover) and Riggs (Mel Gibson) are still partners with a remaining friendship¨where the Murtaughs have almost ..

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial


E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

Release year: 1982 Director: Steven Spielberg Screenwriter: Melissa Mathison Starring: Henry Thomas, Dee Wallace, Drew Barrymore, Peter Coyote, Robert MacNaughton, Sean Frye, Erika Eleniak Ratings: 4 Oscars: Best Sound, Best Visual Effects, Best Sound Effect, Best Original Score. 5 Oscar nominations: Best Movie, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, Best Cinematography, Best Film Editing. 2 Golden ..

The Omega Man

The Omega Man


The Omega Man

       Release Year: 1971 Director: Boris Sagal Screenwriter(s): John William Corrington, Joyce Hooper Corrington, William Peter Blatty (uncredited), Richard Matheson (novel) Starring: Charlton Heston, Anthony Zerbe, Rosalind Cash, Paul Koslo, Lincoln Kilpatrick Former army doctor, Robert Neville, believing himself to be the last person alive in a world inhabited by mutants is struggling ..

Bernie

Bernie


Bernie

  Release Year: 2011 Director: Richard Linklater Screenwriter(s): Richard Linklater, Skip Hollandsworth, Skip Hollandsworth (based on article in the Texas Monthly by) Starring: Jack Black, Shirley MacLaine, Matthew McConaughey, Brady Coleman, Richard Robichaux, Rick Dial, Brandon Smith Rating: 1 Golden Globe Nomination: Best Actor in a Comedy or Musical (Jack Black)   Bernie (Jack Black) ..

Labor Day

Labor Day


Labor Day

Release year: 2013 Director: Jason Reitman Screenwriter: Jason Reitman, Joyce Maynard (Novel) Starring: Kate Winslet, Josh Brolin, Gattlin Griffith, Tobey Maguire, Tom Lipinski, Clark Gregg, James Van Der Beek Henry and his depressed mother meets wounded Frank who is in desperate need of a ride and a place to hide. As their small town searches for ..

12 Years a Slave

12 Years a Slave


12 Years a Slave

  Release Year: 2013 Director: Steve McQueen Screenwriter(s): John Ridley, Solomon Northup (autobiography) Starring: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Lupita Nyong’o, Michae Fassbender, Benedict Cumberbatch, Paul Dano, Brad Pitt, Paul Giamatti, Alfre Woodard Rating: Won 3 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Supporting Actress (Lupita Nyong’o), Best Adapted Screenplay, 6 Oscar Nominations: Best Director, Best Actor (Chiwetel Ejiofor), Best Supporting ..

House at the End of the Street

House at the End of the Street


House at the End of the Street

Release year: 2012 Director: Mark Tonderai Screenwriter: David Loucka, Jonathan Mostow Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Max Thieriot, Elisabeth Shue, Gil Bellows, Eva Link, Nolan Gerard Funk, Allie MacDonald A single mum and her teenage daughter move into a house in a small town and soon discover that the house next door was the scene of a ..