Thunderbolt and Lightfoot

Thunderbolt and Lightfoot


Thunderbolt and Lightfoot

Release Year: 1974 Director: Michael Cimino Writer: Michael Cimino Starring: Clint Eastwood, Jeff Bridges, Geoffrey Lewis, Catherine Bach, Gary Busey, Jack Dodson Rating: Nominated for 1 Oscar: Best Supporting Actor (Jeff Bridges) Sunday Classic #296, week 8 2020 With the help of an irreverent young sidekick, a bank robber gets his old gang back together ..

The Cider House Rules

The Cider House Rules


The Cider House Rules

Release Year: 1999 Director: Lasse Hallström Writer: John Irving (screenplay based on his 1985 novel The Cider House Rules) Starring: Tobey Maguire, Charlize Theron, Michael Caine, Paul Rudd, Delroy Lindo, Kathy Baker, Jane Alexander, Erykah Badu, Kieran Culkin, Kate Nelligan, Heavy DK. Todd Freeman, Paz de la Huerta, J.K. Simmons Rating: Won 2 Oscar: Best Supporting ..

Magnificent Obsession

Magnificent Obsession


Magnificent Obsession

Release year: 1954 Director: Douglas Sirk Screenwriter: Robert Blees, Lloyd C. Douglas (based on the novel by) Starring: Jane Wyman, Rock Hudson, Agnes moorehead, Otto Kruger, Barbara Rush, Gregg Palmer, Paul Cavangh Ratings: 1 Oscar nomination: Best Actress (Jane Wyman)  The reckless behavior of a playboy Bob (Hudson) has tragic consequences for newly wed Helen ..

Crazy Rich Asians

Crazy Rich Asians


Crazy Rich Asians

Release year: 2018 Director: Jon M. Chu Screenwriter: Peter Chiarelli, Adele Lim, Kevin Kwan (based on the novel by) Starring: Constance Wu, Henry Golding, Michelle Yeoh, Gemma Chan, Lisa Lu, Awkwafina, Ken Jeong, Harry Shum Jr. Ratings: 2 Golden Globes nominations: Best Actress in Musical/Comedy (Constance Wu), Best Musical/Comedy When the American-born Chinese professor Rachel ..

Notting Hill

Notting Hill


Notting Hill

Release year: 1999 Director: Roger Michell Screenwriter: Richard Curtis Starring: Hugh Grant, Julia Roberts, Rhys Ifans, Emma Chambers, Gina McKee, Tim McInnerny, Hugh Bonneville, James Dreyfuss The shy and ordinary book store owner William’s (Grant) life changes when famous American actress Anna Scott (Roberts) enter his shop one day. Despite coming from two different worlds ..

Table 19

Table 19


Table 19

Release year: 2017 Director: Jeffrey Blitz Screenwriter: Mark Duplass, Jay Duplass, Jeffrey Blitz Starring: Anna Kendrick, Lisa Kudrow, Craig Robinson, Tony Revolori, Stephen Merchant, Wyatt Russell  After breaking up with the bride’s brother (Russell), Eloise (Kendrick) goes from maid of honor duty to being placed at the ‘loser’ table at the wedding of her long-time ..

I Feel Pretty

I Feel Pretty


I Feel Pretty

Release year: 2018 Director: Abby Kohn, Marc Silverstein Screenwriter: Abby Kohn, Marc Silverstein Starring: Amy Schumer, Michelle Williams, Tom Hooper, Rory Scovel, Aidy Bryant, Busy Philipps, Adrian Martinez  Struggling with insecurity Renee (Schumer) joins a gym, where she instantly feels like sticking out among the slim and fit women. But when she hits her head ..

Sunset Boulevard

Sunset Boulevard


Sunset Boulevard

Release Year: 1950 Director: Billy Wilder Writers: Billy Wilder, Charles Brackett, D.M. Marshman Jr. Starring: William Holden, Gloria Swanson, Erich von Stroheim, Nancy Olson, Fred Clark, Lloyd Gough, Jack Webb, Franklyn Farnum Sunday Classic #294, week 6 2020 A cynical screenwriter down on his luck (William Holden) is drawn into a dangerous relationship with a ..

Vice

Vice


Vice

Release Year: 2018 Director: Adam McKay Writer: Adam McKay Starring: Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Steve Carell, Sam Rockwell, Alison Pill, Eddie Marsan, Justin Kirk, LisaGay Hamilton, Jesse Plemons, Bill Camp, Lily Rabe, Tyler Perry Rating: Won 1 Oscar for Best Makeup. Nominated for 7 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, Best Editing, Best ..

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil


Maleficent: Mistress of Evil

Release year: 2019 Director: Joachim Rønning Screenwriter: Linda Woolverton, Micah Fitzerman.Blue, Noah Harpster Starring: Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Harris Dickinson, Michelle Pfeiffer, Sam Riley, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Ed Skrein  Ratings: 1 Oscar nomination: Best Makeup Aurora’s (Fanning) Prince Charming (Dickinson) asks her to marry him. As she meets his parents King John (Robert Lindsay) and Queen ..

Out of Africa

Out of Africa


Out of Africa

Release year: 1985 Director: Sydney Pollack Screenwriters: Kurt Luedtke, (based on the book by Judith Thurman and Errol Trzebinski) Starring: Meryl Streep, Robert Redford, Klaus Maria Brandauer, Michael Kitchen, Malick Bowens, Michael Cough, Suzanna Hamilton Ratings: 7 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Cinematography, Best Art Direction, Best Sound, Best Original Score. ..

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri


Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Release Year: 2017 Director: Martin McDonagh Writer: Martin McDonagh Starring: Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson, Sam Rockwell, Caleb Landry Jones, Lucas Hedges, John Hawkes, Kerry Condon, Peter Dinklage, Zeljko Ivanek, Sandy Martin, Abbie Cornish, Darrell Britt-Gibson, Amanda Warren Rating: Won 2 Oscars: Best Actress (Frances McDormand), Best Supporting Actor (Sam Rockwell). Nominated for 5 Oscars: Best ..