Release year: 1938 Director: Norman Taurog Screenwriter: John Meehan, Dore Schary Starring: Spencer Tracy, Mickey Rooney, Henry Hull, Leslie Fenton, Gene Reynolds, Minor Watson, Edward Norris Ratings: 2 Oscars: Best Actor (Spencer Tracy), Best Original Story. 3 Oscar nominations: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Screenplay Sunday Classic #289, week 1 2020 After a death row ..
Release Year: 2000 Director: Roger Donaldson Writers: David Self (screenplay), Ernest R May & Philip D. Zelikow (based on their 1997 book The Kennedy Tapes: Inside the White House During the Cuban Missile Crisis) Starring: Kevin Costner, Bruce Greenwood, Steven Culp, Dylan Baker, Lucinda Jenney, Jon Foster, Frank Wood, Dakin Matthews, Bill Smitrovich, Henry Strozier, ..
Release year: 2016 Director: Alex Proyas Screenwriter: Matt Sazama, Burk Sharpless Starring: Brenton Thwaites, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Gerard Butler, Courtney Eaton, Elodie Young, Bryan Browne, Geoffrey Rush In an alternative universe, the ancient gods of Egypt exists on earth humans. When Set (Gerard Butler) defies his father (Bryan Brown) and steals the throne from his brother ..
Release Year: 1968 Directors: John Wayne, Ray Kellog, Mervyn LeRoy (uncredited) Writers: James Lee Barrett (screenplay), Robin Moore (based on his 1965 novel The Green Berets) Starring: John Wayne, David Janssen, Jim Hutton, Aldo Ray, Raymond St. Jacques, Bruce Cabot, Jack Soo, George Takei, Luke Askew, Patrick Wayne, Irene Tsu, Edward Faulkner, Jason Evers Sunday Classic ..
Release Year: 2019 Director: J.J. Abrams Writers: J.J. Abrams (story & screenplay), Chris Terrio (story & screenplay), Derek Connolly (story), Colin Trevorrow (story), George Lucas (characters) Starring: Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, John Boyega, Anthony Daniels, Domhnall Gleeson, Richard E. Grant, Naomi Ackie, Lupita Nyong’o, Keri Russell, Joonas Suotamo, Kelly Marie Tran, Ian McDiarmid, ..
Release year: 1938 Director: Edwin L. Marin Screenwriter: Hugo Butler, Charles Dickens (based on the novel by) Starring: Reginald Owen, Gene Lockhart, Kathleen Lockhart, Terry Kilburn, Barry MacKay, Lionel Braham, Ann Rutherford On Christmas Eve the grumpy Ebenezer Scrooge (Owen) is visited by the spirit of his former partner, Jacob Marley (Leo G. Carroll). He ..
Release year: 2018 Director: Lasse Hallström, Joe Johnston Screenwriter: Asleigh Powell, E.T.A. Hoffman (short story ‘The Nutcracker and the Mouse King’), Marius Petipa and Pyotr Illyich Tchaikovsky (the ballet ‘The Nutcracker’) Starring: Mackenzie Foy, Keira Knightly, Morgan Freeman, Jayden Fowora-Knight, Helen Mirren, Richard E. Grant, Eugenio Derbez Young Clara (Foy) is transported into a magical ..
Release year: 2018 Director: Yarrow Cheney, Scott Mosier Screenwriter: Michael LeSieur, Tommy Swerdlow, Dr. Seuss (based in the novel ‘How The Grinch Stole Christmas’ by) Starring (voices): Benedict Cumberbatch, Cameron Seely, Rashida Jones, Phareell Williams, Tristan O’Hare, Kenan Thompson The grumpy Grinch hates Christmas and decides to steal the Holiday from the people of Whoville ..
Release year: 1987 Director: Leonard Nimoy Screenwriter: James Orr, Jim Cruickshank, Coline Serreau (based on ‘Trois Hommes et un Couffin) Starring: Tom Selleck, Steve Guttenberg, Ted Danson, Margaret Colin, Nancy Travis, Philip Bosco, Paul Guilfoyle Peter (Selleck), Michael (Guttenberg) and Jack (Danson) are three bachelors living together in a fancy apartment filled with girls ..
Release year: 2012 Director: Ken Kwapis Screenwriter: Jack Amiel, Michael Begler, Thomas Rose (based on the book by) Starring: John Krasinski, Drew Barrymore, Ted Danson, Kristen Bell, Tim Blake Nelson, Ahmaogak Sweeney, Dermot Mulroney In 1988 a small story from Alaska become big news as the world gathered around to try to save a small ..
Many families have their own particular movie traditions around Christmas. Some go to the cinemas together, some watch the latest animated films, and some revisit the same classics over and over again. A “Christmas” movie in that sense can be many different things; for adult it can be something like Die Hard (1988) or ..
Release year: 2019 Director: McG Screenwriter: Zack Stentz Starring: Jack Gore, Miya Cech, Benjamin Flores Jr., Alessio Scalzotto, Andrew Bachelor, Annabeth Gish, Scott MacArthur Four misfit teenagers end up stranded at summer camp after being forgotten during an evacuation due to an alien invasion. When the key to fight the aliens is handed to them, ..