British actor Benedict Cumberbatch (Star Trek: Into Darkness 2013) has been confirmed as the title character in Marvel’s upcoming Doctor Strange. Part of Marvel’s phase three, Doctor Strange will be the Marvel cinematic universe’s first foray into the supernatural as it follows the titular sorcerer. Doctor Strange is to be directed by horror director Scott ..
The original Terminator Arnold Schwarzenegger is back! This time it is 2029 and the leader of the resistance, John Connor (Jason Clarke), continues the war against the machines. Emilia Clarke fills out the role of Sarah Connor where as Jai Courtney is Kyle Reese, and of course Schwarzenegger returns as the Terminator 12 years after Terminator ..
Release year: 1985 Director: Jeannot Szwarc Screenwriter: David Newman, Leslie Newman Starring: Dudley Moore, John Lithgow, David Huddleston, Burgess Meredith, Judy Cornwell, Jeffrey Kramer, Christian Fitzpatrick The story of an old man (David Huddleston) who is chosen to become Santa Claus and the peaceful life he leads with mrs. Claus (Judy Cornwell) and his elfs. ..
Release year: 1992 Director: Richard Donner Screenwriter: Jeffrey Boam Starring: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Rene Russo, Joe Pesci, Stuart Wilson, Darlene Love, Traci Wolfe, Steve Kahan Murtaugh (Danny Glover) and Riggs (Mel Gibson) are back as friends and partners against crime. This time they have to work together with internal affairs where Riggs meets his ..
With the bombastic Man of Steel last year, the upcoming sequel Superman vs. Batman: Dawn of Justice (2016), and the many announced films (including Wonder Woman (2017) and Justice League (2017)) DC is doing its best to build a cinematic universe to rival Marvel’s highly successful one. Among the more interesting of the upcoming titles ..
Release year: 2003 Director: Terry Zwigoff Screenwriter: Glenn Ficarra, John Requa Starring: Billy Bob Thornton, Tony Cox, Brett Kelly, Lauren Graham, Lauren Tom, Bernie Mac, John Ritter, Cloris Leachman Two conmen pose as Santa and his little helper, working in department stores before robing them on Christmas Eve. While Marcus’ (Tony Cox) biggest problem is ..
Release year: 1994 Director: John Pasquin Screenwriter: Leo Benvenuti, Steve Rudnick Starring: Tim Allen, Eric Lloyd, David Krumholtz, Judge Reinhold, Wendy Crewson, Peter Boyle, Paige Tamada On Christmas eve Scott (Tim Allen) and his son Charlie (Eric Lloyd) is woken up by a noise on the roof. When Scott goes outside and sees a man, ..
Release year: 2003 Director: Jon Favreau Screenwriter: David Berenbaum Starring: Will Ferrell, James Caan, Bob Newhart, Zooey Deschanel, Mary Steenburgen, Daniel Tay, Peter Dinklage After crawling in to Santa’s sack when he is delivering toys to an orphanage, Buddy is adopted by Santa’s little helpers and is raised as an elf. But his size and lack ..
Release year: 2014 Director: Christopher Nolan Screenwriter: Jonathan Nolan, Christopher Nolan Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Wes Bentley, Michael Caine, Mackenzie Foy, John Lithgow, Casey Affleck, David Gyasi The story of a team of explorers as they travel through a wormhole in order to find a habitable planet that can sustain humanity in the ..
Release year: 1954 Director: Michael Curtiz Screenwriter: Norman Krasna, Norman Panama, Melvin Frank Starring. Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney, Vera-Ellen, Dean Jagger, Mary Wickes Ratings: 1 Oscar nomination: Best Original Song Moviegeek Sunday Classic #25, week 48 2014 Bob Wallace (Bing Crosby) and Phil Davis (Danny Kaye) is a succesfull song-and-dance team. When Davis decides ..
Release year: 2000 Director: John Frankenheimer Screenwriter: Ehren Kruger Starring: Ben Affleck, Charlize Theron, Gary Sinise, James Frain, Isaac Hayes, Donal Logue, Danny Trejo, Dennis Farina Nick (James Frain) and Rudy (Ben Affleck) are cellmates and have developed a friendship during their time together in prison. After listening to Nick reading aloud all the letters he ..
Release year: 2001 Director: Peter Jackson Screenwriter(s): Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Peter Jackson, J.R.R. Tolkien (novel) Starring: Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen, Viggo Mortensen, Ian Holm, Billy Boyd, Sean Bean, Liv Tyler, Cate Blanchett, Hugo Weaving, Orlando Bloom, John Rhys-Davies, Christopher Lee Rating: Won 4 Oscars: Best Cinematography, Best Makeup, Best Original Score, Best Visual ..