Village of the Damned (1995)

Village of the Damned (1995)


Village of the Damned (1995)

Release Year: 1995 Director: John Carpenter Writers: David Himmelstein (screenplay), Steven Siebert (uncredited), Larry Sulkis (uncredited), John Wyndham (based on his 1957 novel The Midwich Cuckoos), Based on the 1960 screenplay by Stirling Silliphant, Wolf Rilla, George Barclay Starring: Christopher Reeve, Kirstie Alley, Mark Hamill, Linda Kozlowski, Michael Paré, Meredith Salenger, Pippa Pearthree, Peter Jason, Constance ..

Alice in Wonderland (1951)

Alice in Wonderland (1951)


Alice in Wonderland (1951)

Release Year: 1951 Directors: Clyde Geronimi, Wilfred Jackson, Hamilton Luske Writers: Winston Hibbler (story), Ted Sears (story), Bill Peet (story), Erdman Penner (story), Joe Rinaldi (story), Miult Banta (story), William Cottrell (story), Dick Kelsey (story), Joe Grant (story), Dick Huemer (story), Del Connell (story), Tom Oreb (story), John Walbridge (story), Aldous Huxley (uncredited), Lewis Carroll ..

Moviegeek5: Tim Burton Solo

Moviegeek5: Tim Burton Solo


Moviegeek5: Tim Burton Solo

As we saw in yesterday’s Moviegeek5: Tim Burton & Johnny Depp much of the director’s career has involved the versatile actor, but Burton has made quite a few films without him. Below we have selected 5 Tim Burton movies that do not feature Johnny Depp. Let us know in the comments what you think and ..

Moviegeek5: Tim Burton & Johnny Depp

Moviegeek5: Tim Burton & Johnny Depp


Moviegeek5: Tim Burton & Johnny Depp

It is not rare for a director and an actor to discover that they have a special report and collaborate a great number of times, but few seem so well-suited for each other as Tim Burton and Johnny Depp. Burton enjoys reusing actors, including Helena Bonham Cater (seven films), Christopher Lee (six films) but also ..

Ed Wood

Ed Wood


Ed Wood

  Release Year: 1994 Director: Tim Burton Writers: Scott Alexander (screenplay), Larry Karaszewski (screenplay), Rudolph Grey (based on his 1992 biography Nightmare of Ecstasy) Starring: Johnny Depp, Martin Landau, Sarah Jessica Parker, Patricia Arquette, Jeffrey Jones, G.D. Spradlin, Bill Murray, Mike Starr, Max Casella, George Steele, Brent Hinkley, Lisa Marie, Tor Johnson Rating: Won 2 Oscars: ..

Dark Shadows

Dark Shadows


Dark Shadows

Release year: 2012   Director: Tim Burton   Screenwriter: Seth Grahame-Smith, John August, Dan Curtis (based on tv series by)   Starring: Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Bella Heathcote, Eva Green, Helena Bonham Carter, Jackie Earle Haley, Chloë Graze Moretz    Scorned lover Angelique (Green) uses her witchery craft to turn Barnabas Collins (Depp) into a ..

Big Fish

Big Fish


Big Fish

Release Year: 2003 Director: Tim Burton Writers: John August (screenplay), Daniel Wallace (based on his 1998 novel Big Fish) Starring: Ewan McGregor, Albert Finney, Billy Crudup, Jessica Lange, Helena Bonham Carter, Alison Lohman, Marion Cotillard, Robert Guillaume, Matthew McGrory, David Dennam, Steve Buscemi, Danny DeVito The frustrated son of an imaginative story-teller is reunited with his ..

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street


Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

Release Year: 2007 Director: Tim Burton Writers: John Logan (screenplay), Christopher Bond (musical adaptation), Hugh Wheeler (musical) Starring: Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Alan Rickman, Timothy Spall, Sacha Baron Cohen, Jamie Campbell Bowen, Laura Michelle Kelly, Jayne Wisener, Edward Sanders Rating: Won 1 Oscar: Best Art Direction. Nominated for 2 Oscars: Best Actor (Johnny Depp), ..

Any Which Way You Can

Any Which Way You Can


Any Which Way You Can

Release year: 1980 Director: Buddy Van Horn Screenwriter: Stanford Sherman, Jeremy Joe Kronsberg (characters) Starring: Clint Eastwood, Geoffrey Lewis, Sondra Locke, William Smith, Harry Guardino, Ruth Gordon, Michael Cavanaugh, Barry Corbin Moviegeek Sunday Classic #217, week 33 2018 Philo Beddoe’s (Eastwood) reputation as a first class fist-fighter is spreading and the mob becomes interesting in ..

Moviegeek5: 1980s Tom Cruise

Moviegeek5: 1980s Tom Cruise


Moviegeek5: 1980s Tom Cruise

He is one of the biggest stars in Hollywood today and it all began in the 1980’s. It started with a small role in the unimpressive Endless Love (1981) but by the end of the decade, Cruise was already a big name, a status he would only strengthen in more dramatic roles in the 1990’s ..

Uncle Buck

Uncle Buck


Uncle Buck

Release year: 1989 Director: John Hughes Screenwriter: John Hughes Starring: John Candy, Jean Louise Kelly, Macaulay Culkin, Gaby Hoffmann, Amy Madigan, Elaine Bromka, Garrett M. Brown When in dire need for a babysitter, family dad Bob (Brown) is forced to ask his bachelor brother Buck (Candy) for help, much to the distress of his wife ..

Brewster’s Millions

Brewster’s Millions


Brewster’s Millions

Release year: 1985 Director: Walter Hill Screenwriter: Herschel Weingrod, Timothy Harris, George Barr McCutcheon (based on the novel by) Starring: Richard Pryor, John Candy, Lonette McKee, Stephen Collins, Jerry Orbach, Pat Hingle, Tovah Feldshuh  Monty Brewster (Pryor) only has about the clothes on his back when he is approached by a Manhattan law office. They ..