Sin City: A Dame to Kill For

Sin City: A Dame to Kill For


Sin City: A Dame to Kill For

Release Year: 2014 Directors: Frank Miller, Robert Rodriguez Writer: Frank Miller (screenplay, based on his graphic novels) Starring: Mickey Rourke, Jessica Alba, John Brolin, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Rosario Dawson, Bruce Willis, Eva Green, Powers Boothe, Dennis Haysbert, Ray Liotta, Christopher Meloni, Jeremy Piven, Christopher Lloyd Three interwoven stories about some of the most notorious inhabitant of ..

Edward Scissorhands

Edward Scissorhands


Edward Scissorhands

Release Year: 1990 Director: Tim Burton Writers: Caroline Graham (screenplay & story), Tim Burton (story) Starring: Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Dianne Wiest, Alan Arkin, Anthony Michael Hall, Kathy Baker, Robert Oliveri, Conchata Ferrell, Caroline Aaron, Dick Anthony Williams, O-Lan Jones, Vincent Price Rating: Nominated for 1 Oscar: Best Makeup. Nominated for 1 Golden Globe: Best ..

90th Academy Awards – The Winners

90th Academy Awards – The Winners


90th Academy Awards – The Winners

  In case you hadn’t noticed, last night was the 90th Academy Awards. Jimmy Kimmel return despite assuring that would never happen after last year’s chaotic end, but he, as well as presenters Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty were given a chance to redeem themselves. And it was a just as entertaining show as last ..

To Kill a Mockingbird

To Kill a Mockingbird


To Kill a Mockingbird

Release Year: 1962 Director: Robert Mulligan Writers: Horton Foote (screenplay), Harper Lee (based on her 1960 novel To Kill a Mockingbird) Starring: Gregory Peck, Philip Alford, Mary Badham, John Megna, Frank Overton, Rosemary Murphy, Brock Peters, Ruth White, Estelle Evans, Paul Fix, Collin Wilcox Patton, James Anderson, Alice Ghostley, Robert Duvall, William Windom Rating: Won 3 ..

In Memoriam: 2017

In Memoriam: 2017


In Memoriam: 2017

  It is time for our annual rolecall of the men and women of the film industry we lost in 2017. It is always a sad thing to lose people whose talents we have loved and admired on screen, but we hope that you will take this also as an opportunity to rediscover their work, ..

Skyfall

Skyfall


Skyfall

Release year: 2012 Director: Sam Mendes Screenwriter: Neal Purvis, Robert Wade, John Logan, Ian Fleming (characters) Starring: Daniel Craig, Judi Dench, Javier Bardem, Ralph Fiennes, Naomie Harris, Bérénice Marlohe, Albert Finney, Ben Wishaw Ratings: 2 Oscars: Best Original Song, Best Sound Editing. 3 Oscar nominations: Best Cinematography, Best Original Score, Best Sound Mixing. 1 Golden ..

Chariots of Fire

Chariots of Fire


Chariots of Fire

Release Year: 1981 Director: Hugh Hudson Writer: Colin Welland (screenplay) Starring: Nicholas Farrell, Ian Charleson, Ben Cross, Nigel Havers, Daniel Gerroll, Ian Holm, John Gielgud, Lindsay Anderson, Nigel Davenport, Cheryl Campbell, Alice Krige, Dennis Christopher, Brad Davis, Patrick Magee, Peter Egan, David Yelland Rating: Won 4 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Costume Design, ..

Get Out

Get Out


Get Out

Release year: 2017 Director: Jordan Peele Screenwriter: Jordan Peele Starring: Daniel Kaluuya, Allsion Williams, Catherine Keener, Bradley Whitford, Marcus Henderson, LilRel Howery, Betty Gabriel, Lakeith Stanfield Ratings: 4 Oscar nominations: Best Picture, Best Actor (Daniel Kaluuya), Best Director, Best Original Screenplay. 2 Golden Globe nominations: Best Picture Comedy/Musical, Best Actor (Daniel Kaluuya). As African-American Chris ..

Moviegeek5: Big Oscar Losers

Moviegeek5: Big Oscar Losers


Moviegeek5: Big Oscar Losers

  They say it is an honour just to be nominated, but for a small group of films that saying has been taken a bit too far. They have received an impressive number of nominations only to watch one winner after another announced and have had to, at the end of the night, go home ..

Trumbo

Trumbo


Trumbo

Release Year: 2015 Director Jay Roach Writers: John McNamara (screenplay), Bruce Alecander Cook (based on his 1977 biography Trumbo) Starring: Bryan Cranston, Michael Stuhlbarg, Diane Lane, Helen Mirren, Louis C.K., Elle Fanning, Alan Tudyk, David James Elliot, John Goodman, James DuMont Rating: Nominated for 1 Oscar: Best Actor (Bryan Cranston). Nominated for 2 Golden Globes: Best ..

Cool Hand Luke

Cool Hand Luke


Cool Hand Luke

Release year: 1967 Director: Stuart Rosenberg Screenwriter: Donn Pearce, Frank Pierson, Hal Dresner, Donn Pearce (novel) Starring: Paul Newman, George Kennedy, J. D. Cannon, Lou Antonio, Robert Drivas, Strother Martin, Jo Van Fleet, Clifton James Ratings: 1 Oscar: Best Supporting Actor (George Kennedy), 3 Oscar nominations: Best Actor (Paul Newman), Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Original ..

The Revenant

The Revenant


The Revenant

Release year: 2017 Director: Alejandro G. Iñárritu Screenwriter: Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Mark L. Smith, Michael Punke (based partly on the novel by) Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Domhnall Gleeson, Will Poulter, Forrest Goodluck, Paul Anderson, Kristoffer Joner, Duane Howard Ratings: 3 Oscars: Best Actor (Leonardo DiCaprio, Best Director, Best Cinematography. 9 Oscar Nominations: Best Picture, Best Supporting ..