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 ..
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 ..
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 ..
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 ..
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 ..
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 ..
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 ..
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 ..
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 ..
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 ..
Release year: 2002 Director: Roger Michell Screenwriter: Chap Taylor, Michael Tolkin Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Affleck, Toni Collette, Richard Jenkins, Sydney Pollack, Amanda Peet Gavin (Ben Affleck), a young lawyer, is in a rush when he is involved in a car crash with equally rushed Doyle (Samuel L. Jackson). Late for an important case ..
Release year: 2011 Director: Wes Graven Screenwriter: Kevin Williamson Starring: Neve Campbell, Roger Jackson (voice), Anna Paquin, Kristen Bell, Courtney Cox, David Arquette, Hayden Panettiere Sidney Prescott (Neve Campbell) returns to Woodsboro touring for her book. She arrives in town on the ten year anniversary of the Woodsboro murders and every teenager in town is ..