Moviegeek5: Jerry Bruckheimer

Moviegeek5: Jerry Bruckheimer


Moviegeek5: Jerry Bruckheimer

  Jerry Bruckheimer is a name that has been associated with action for the past three decades and continues to guarantee good actionpacked entertainment. He began in the 1970s and early 1980s with films as diverse as the little seen western The Culpepper Cattle Co. (1972), the Raymond Chandler adaptation Farewell, My Lovely (1975), and ..

Keeping Up With the Joneses

Keeping Up With the Joneses


Keeping Up With the Joneses

Release year: 2016 Director: Greg Mottola Screenwriter: Michael LeSieur Starring: Zach Galifianakis, Isla Fisher, John Hamm, Gal Gadot, Patton Oswalt, Ming Zhao, Matt Walsh, Kevin Dunn  A new seemingly perfect couple moves in to the suburban neighbourhood of Karen (Fisher) and Jeff (Galifianakis).  Karen quickly becomes suspicious of the perfect couple and spies on the ..

The Rock

The Rock


The Rock

Release Year: 1996 Director: Michael Bay Writers: Mark Rosner (screenplay), David Weisberg (screenplay & story), Douglas S. Cook (screenplay & story) Starring: Sean Connery, Nicolas Cage, Ed Harris, John Spencer, David Morse, William Forsythe, Michael Biehn, Vanessa Marcil, John C. McGinley, Gregory Sporleder, Tony Todd, Bokeem Woodbine Rating: Nominated for 1 Oscar: Best Sound. Nominated ..

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World


Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

Release Year: 2010 Director: Edgar Wright Writers: Edgar Wright (screenplay), Michael Bacall (screenplay), Bryan Lee O’Malley (based on his graphic novels) Starring: Michael Cera, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Kieran Culkin, Ellen Wong, Alison Pill, Mark Webber, Johnny Simmons, Anna Kendrick, Jason Schwartzman, Brie Larson, Aubrey Plaza, Satya Bhabha, Chris Evans, Brandon Routh, Erik Knudsen, Mae Whitman ..

The Dark Tower

The Dark Tower


The Dark Tower

Release Year: 2017 Director: Nikolaj Arcel Writers: Nokilaj Arcel (screenplay), Anders Thomas Jensen (screenplay), Akiva Goldsman (screenplay), Jeff Pinkner (screenplay), Stephen King (based on his Dark Tower novels) Starring: Idris Elba, Matthew McConaughey, Tom Taylor, Dennis Haysbert, Claudia Kim, Jackie Earle Haley, Fran Kranz, Abbey Lee, Katheryn Winnick, Nicholas Pauling, Michal Barbieri, Karl Thaning The ..

Ghost in the Shell

Ghost in the Shell


Ghost in the Shell

Release year: 2017 Director: Rupert Sanders Screenwriter: Jamie Moss, William Wheeler, Ehren kruger, Shirow Masamune (based on the comic by) Starring: Scarlett Johansson, Pilou Asbæk, Takeshi Kitano, Juliette Binoche, Michael Pitt, Chin han, Peter Ferdinando  In the near future, Major (Johansson) is the first with a human brain in an artificial body making her the ..

Upgrade

Upgrade


Upgrade

Release year: 2018 Director: Leigh Whannell Screenwriter: Leigh Whannell Starring: Logan Marshall-Green, Melanie Vallejo, Steve Danielsen, Abby Craden, Harrison Gilbertson, Benedict Hardie  In a near future technology has made life easier for most households. When Grey Trace (Marshall-Green) is struck by a tragedy that leaves him paralyzed, he is offered an experimental chip implant to ..

Inspector Gadget

Inspector Gadget


Inspector Gadget

Release year: 1999 Director: David Kellogg Screenwriter: Kerry Ehrin, Zak Penn, Andy Heyward (characters), Jean Chalopin (characters), Bruno Bianchi (characters) Starring: Matthew Broderick, Rupert Everett, Joely Fisher, Michelle Trachtenberg, Andy Dick, Cheri Oteri, Mike Hagerty, Dabney Coleman Kind-hearted security guard John Brown (Broderick) dreams of becoming a police officer. When his dream is fulfilled, it ..

Seraphim Falls

Seraphim Falls


Seraphim Falls

Release Year: 2006 Director: David Von Ancken Writers: David Von Ancken, Abby Everett Jacques Starring: Pierce Brosnan, Liam Neeson, Michael Wincott, Ed Lauter, John Robinson, Anjelica Huston, Tom Noonan Following the American Civil War, a colonel (Liam Neeson) hunt down a man (Pierce Brosnan) against whom he bears a grudge. This moody contemporary western begins ..

U.S. Marshals

U.S. Marshals


U.S. Marshals

Release Year: 1998 Director: Stuart Baird Writers: John Pogue (screenplay), Roy Huggins (characters) Starring: Tommy Lee Jones, Wesley Snipes, Robert Downey, Jr., Joe Pantoliano, Daniel Roebuck, Tom Wood, LaTanya Richardson Jackson, Irène Jacob, Kate Nelligan U.S. Marshal Samuel Gerard (Tommy Lee Jones) and his team are assigned to track down a man accused of a ..

King Kong (1976)

King Kong (1976)


King Kong (1976)

Release year: 1976 Director: John Guillermin Screenwriter: James Ashmore Creelman, Ruth Rose Starring: Jeff Bridges, Jessica Lange, Charles Grodin, John Randolph, Rene Auberjonois, Julius Harris, Jack O’Halloran, Ed Lauter Ratings: 1 Oscar: Speciel Achievement Award for visuel effects. 2 Oscar nominations: Best Cinematography, Best Sound. 1 Golden Globe: Best Actress (Jessica Lange). Moviegeek Sunday Classic #252, ..

The Black Hole

The Black Hole


The Black Hole

Release year: 1979 Director: Gary Nelson Screenwriters: Jeb Rosebrook, Gerry Day Starring: Maximilian Schell, Anthony Perkins, Robert Foster, Joseph Bottoms, Yvette Mimieux, Ernest Borgnine, Tom McLoughlin Ratings: 2 Oscar nominations: Best Cinematography, Best Visual Effects. Moviegeek Sunday Classic #250, week 14 2019  Near the end of a long mission exploring deep space, the spacecraft USS ..