Release year: 1988 Director: Penny Marshall Screenwriter: Gary Ross, Anne Spielberg Starring: Tom Hanks, Elizabeth Perkins, Robert Loggia, John Heard, Jared Rushton, David Moscow, Jon Lovitz, Mercedes Ruehl Ratings: 2 Oscar nominations: Best Actor (Tom Hanks), Best Original Screenplay. 1 Golden Globe: Best Actor Comedy/Musical (Tom Hanks). 1 Golden Globe nomination: Best Comedy/Musical. Fed up ..
Release year: 2011 Director: Jonathan Liebesman Screenwriter: Christopher Bertolini Starring: Aaron Eckhart, Michelle Rodriguez, Ramon Rodriguez, Michael Peña, Will Rothhaar, Ne-Yo, Adetokumboh M’Cormack When Los Angeles and other cities are being bombarded by meteors a squadron of U.S. Marines are sent in to what turns out to be a battle against alien invasion. One of ..
Release year: 2015 Director: Simon Curtis Screenwriter: Alexi Kaye Campbell, E. Randol Schoenberg (life story), Maria Altmann (life story) Starring: Helen Mirren, Ryan Reynolds, Daniel Brühl, Katie Holmes, Tatiana Maslany, Max Irons, Charles Dance, Antje Traue, Frances Fisher Jewish refugee Maria Altmann (Mirren) approaches the lawyer son of her friend, Randy Schoenberg (Reynolds), and asks ..
Release Year: 2013 Director: James Mangold Writers: Mark Bomback (screenplay), Scott Frank (screenplay) Starring: Hugh Jackman, Tao Okamoto, Rila Fukushima, Hiroyuki Sanada, Svetlana Khodchenkova, Brian Tee, Hal Yamanouchi, Will Yun Lee, Ken Yamamura, Famke Janssen An old acquaintance summons Wolverine to his deathbed in Japan. Soon he finds himself embroiled in a family conflict that ..
Release Year: 1947 Director: Elliott Nugent Writers: Edmund Beloin (screenplay), Jack Rose (screenplay) Starring: Bob Hope, Dorothy Lamour, Peter Lorre, Lon Chaney Jr., John Hoyt, Charles Dingle, Reginald Denny, Frank Puglia, Ann Doran Moviegeek Sunday Classic #210, week 26 2018 Shortly before his execution, amateur sleuth and professional baby photographer Ronnie Jackson (Bob Hope) is ..
Release year: 2003 Director: Richard Donner Screenwriter: Michael Crichton (novel), Jeff Maguire, George Nolfi Starring: Paul Walker, Gerard Butler, Billy Connolly, Frances O’Connor, David Thewlis, Anna Friel, Michael Sheen, Neal McDonough After discovering his cry for help on a more than 600 year old document, a group of archaeologists finds out their Professor (Billy Connolly) ..
Release year: 2006 Director: John Whitesell Screenwriter: Don Rhymer, Darryl Quarles (characters) Starring: Martin Lawrence, Nia Long, Emily Procter, Zachary Levi, Mark Moses, Kat Dennings, Chloë Graze Moretz, Dan Lauria When an old collegaue is killed on duty, FBI agent Malcolm Turner (Martin Lawrence) once again goes undercover. Disguised as ‘Big Momma’ he gets inside ..
Release Year: 1988 Director: Tim Burton Writers: Michael McDowell (screenplay & story), Warren Skaaren (screenplay), Larry Wilson (story) Starring: Geena Davis, Alec Baldwin, Michael Keaton, Winona Ryder, Catherine O’Hara, Jeffrey Jones, Sylvia Sydney, Glenn Shadix, Rating: Won 1 Oscar: Best Makeup. Won 3 Saturn Awards: Best Horror Film, Best Supporting Actress (Sylvia Sydney), Best Makeup. ..
Release year: 2011 Director: Ruben Fleischer Screenwriter: Michael Diliberti, Matthew Sullivan Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Aziz Ansari, Danny McBride, Nick Swardson, Dilshad Vadsaria, Michael Peña, Bianca Kajlich, Fred Ward When lazy slackers Dwayne (Danny McBride) and Travis (Nick Swardson) needs quick money, they decice to blackmail an innocent into a robbing a bank for them. Into ..
Release Year: 2018 Directors: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo Writers: Christopher Markus (screenplay), Stephen McFeely (screenplay) Starring: Robert Downey, Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson, Benedict Cumberbatch, Don Cheadle, Tom Holland, Chadwick Boseman, Zoe Saldana, Josh Brolin, Chris Pratt, Karen Gillan, Tom Hiddleston, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen, Anthony Mackie, Sebastian Stan, Idris Elba, ..
Release Year: 2013 Director: Terry Green Writer: Terry Green Starring: David Strathairn, Sam Witmer, Ray Wise, Alessandro Mario, Edoardo Ballerini, James Madio, Mariana Klaveno Sean McNall, Mariann Mayberry, Andrea Grano When package bombs start showing up on the doorsteps of prominent politicians and businessmen in 1919, Bureau of Investigation Agent William Flynn (David Strathairn starts ..
Release year: 1971 Director: Mel Stuart Screenwriter: Roald Dahl (based on his own book) Starring: Gene Wilder, Jack Albertson, Peter Ostrum, Roy Kinnear, Julie Dawn Cole, Leonard Stone, Denise Nickerson, Paris Themmen Ratings: 1 Oscar nomination: Best Original Score. 1 Golden Globe nomination: best Actor Comedy/Musical (Gene Wilder). The poor boy Charlie (Ostrum) is one ..