The Cabin in the Woods

The Cabin in the Woods


The Cabin in the Woods

Release year: 2012 Director: Drew Goddard Screenwriter(s): Josh Whedon, Drew Goddard Starring: Kristen Connolly, Chris Hemsworth, Anna Hutchison, Fran Kranz, Jesse Williams, Richard Jenkins, Amy Acker Ratings: 1 Saturn Award: Best Horror. Five friends are going to a cousin’s cabin in the woods to relax. What they discover in the basement will change everything. The ..

The Adjustment Bureau

The Adjustment Bureau


The Adjustment Bureau

  Release year: 2011 Director: George Nolfi Screenwriter(s): George Nolfi, Philip K. Dick (short story) Starring: Matt Damon, Emily Blunt, Anthony Mackie, John Slattery, Terence Stamp, Michael Kelly   A politician (Matt Damon) and a ballerina (Emily Blunt) meet and fall for each other. But a mysterious force known as the Adjustment Bureau are determined to ..

The Invisible Man

The Invisible Man


The Invisible Man

Release year: 1933 Director: James Whale Screenwriter: R.C. Sherriff, Preston Sturges, Philip Wylie, H.G. Wells (Novel) Starring: Claude Rains, Gloria Stuart, William Harrigan, Henry Travers, Una O’Connor, Forrester Harvey Moviegeek Sunday Classic #20, week 43 2014 A mysterious man shows up at Lion’s Head Inn, covered from head to toe, asking for a room. It ..

Fool’s Gold

Fool’s Gold


Fool’s Gold

Release year: 2008 Director: Andy Tennant Screenwriter: John Claflin, Daniel Zelman, Andy Tennant Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Kate Hudson, Donald Sutherland, Alexis Dziena, Ray Winstone, Kevin Hart, Ewen Bremmer Benjamin Finnegan (Matthew McConaughey) is a deep-sea treasure hunter, flat broke, and still in love with his ex wife Tess (Kate Hudson) who got fed up with him ..

The Omen

The Omen


The Omen

Release year: 1976 Director: Richard Donner Screenwriter: David Seltzer Starring: Gregory Peck, Lee Remick, Harvey Stephens, David Warner, Billie Whitelaw, Patrick Troughton, Martin Benson Ratings: 1 Oscar: Best Original Score. 1 Oscar nomination: Best Original Song. Moviegeek Sunday Classic #19, week 42 2014 To spare his beloved wife (Lee Remick) from the sorrow of losing a ..

Eight Legged Freaks

Eight Legged Freaks


Eight Legged Freaks

Release year: 2002 Director: Ellory Elkayem Screenwriter: Ellory Elkayem, Randy Kornfield, Jesse Alexander Starring: David Arquette, Kari Wuhrer, Scarlett Johansson, Scott Terra, Doug E. Doug, Rick Overton, Leon Rippy Chris (David Arquette) decides to return to his hometown and the woman he left behind (Kari Wuhrer). At the same time a local spiderfarm is exposed to ..

The Nightmare Before Christmas

The Nightmare Before Christmas


The Nightmare Before Christmas

Release year: 1993 Director: Henry Selick Screenwriter: Tim Burton, Michael McDowell, Caroline Thompson Starring (voices): Danny Elfman, Chris Sarandon, Catherine O’Hara, William Hickey, Glenn Shadix, Paul Reubens Ratings: 1 Oscar nomination: Best Visual Effects. 2 Saturn Awards: Best Fantasy Film, Best Music. Jack Skellington, King of Halloween, feels something is missing in his life. When ..

Escape Plan

Escape Plan


Escape Plan

Release year: 2013 Director: Mikael Håfström Screenwriter: Miles Chapman, Jason Keller Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jim Caviezel, Faran Tahir, Amy Ryan, Sam Neill, Vinnie Jones, Curtis (50 Cent) Jackson Ray Breslin (Sylvester Stallone) is hired to try to break out of prisons to check their security. When he is hired to test a new ..

Edge of Tomorrow

Edge of Tomorrow


Edge of Tomorrow

Release year: 2014 Director: Doug Liman Screenwriter: Christopher McQuarrie, Jez Butterworth, John-Henry Butterworth, Hiroshi Sakurazaka (Novel: All You Need is Kill) Starring: Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt, Brendan Gleeson, Bill Paxton, Jonas Armstrong, Tony Way, Kick Gurry William Cage (Tom Cruise) is forced to join the fight against an alien invader. When he is killed he ..

Divergent

Divergent


Divergent

Release year: 2014 Director: Neil Burger Screenwriter: Vanessa Taylor, Evan Daugherty, Veronica Roth (Novel) Starring: Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Ashley Judd, Jai Courtney, Ansel Elgort, Zoë Kravitz, Miles Teller, Tony Goldwyn In a society divided into five factions based on personality and virtues Beatrice ”Tris” Prior (Shailene Woodley) finds out that she is divergent and won’t ..

Dead Poets Society

Dead Poets Society


Dead Poets Society

Release year: 1989 Director: Peter Weir Screenwriter: Tom Schulman Starring: Robin Williams, Ethan Hawke, Robert Sean Leonard, Josh Charles, Gale Hansen, Kurtwood Smith Ratings: 1 Oscar: Best Screenplay. 3 Oscar nominations: Best Picture, Best Actor (Robin Williams), Best Director. John Keating (Robin Williams), the new English teacher at a traditional 1950s prepratory school, teaches his ..

Continental Divide

Continental Divide


Continental Divide

Release year: 1981 Director: Michael Apted Screenwriter: Lawrence Kasdan Starring: John Belushi, Claire Brown, Allen Garfield, Carlin Glynn, Tony Ganios, Val Avery, Liam Russell Hard-nosed Chicago journalist Ernie Souchak (John Belushi) is forced to lay low and leave town for a while thus giving him the opportunity to (reluctantly) write the story of Rocky Mountain ..