Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon

Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon


Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon

Release year: 1942 Director: Roy William neill Screenwriter: Edward T. Lowe, Scott Darling, Edmund L. Hartmann, Arthur Conan Doyle (based on the story ‘The Dancing Men’ by) Starring: Basil Rathbone, Nigel bruce, Lionel Atwill, Kaaren Verne, William Post Jr., Dennis Hoey, Holmes Herbert  After helping a Swiss inventor (Post Jr.) escape from war-stricken mainland, Holmes ..

The Adventures of Robin Hood

The Adventures of Robin Hood


The Adventures of Robin Hood

Release year: 1938 Director: Michael Curtiz, William Keighley Screenwriter: Norman Reilly Raine, Seton I. Miller Starring: Erroll Flynn, Olivia de Havillan, Basil Rathbone, Claude Rains, Eugene Pallette, Patric Knowles, Alan Hale, une O’Connor Ratings: 3 Oscars: Best Art Direction, Best Film Editing, Best Original Score. 1 Oscar nomination: Best Picture.    When Prince John (Rains) ..

Mission Impossible

Mission Impossible


Mission Impossible

Release year: 1996 Director: Brian De palma Screenwriter: David Koepp, Robert Towne, Bruce Geller (based on the TV series by) Starring: Tom Cruise, Jon Voight, Emmanuelle Béart, Henry Czerny, Jean Reno, Ving Rhames, Kirstin Scott Thomas, Vanessa Redgrave  After a disastrous mission agent Ethan Hunt (Cruise) finds himself framed for the mishap. Now it takes ..

Pacific Rim

Pacific Rim


Pacific Rim

Release year: 2013 Director: Guillermo del Toro Screenwriter: Travis Beacham, Guillermo del Toro Starring: Charlie Hunnam, Idris Elba, Rinko Kikuchi, Diego Klattenhoff, Charlie Day, Burn Gorman, Max Martini  Monstrous creatures have started emerging from the sea starting a war with great loss to humanity both in lives and resources. The only functioning weapon against the ..

River of No Return

River of No Return


River of No Return

Release year: 1954 Director: Otto Preminger, Jean Negulseco (uncredited) Screenwriter: Frank Fenton, Louis Lantz Starring: Robert Mitchum, Marilyn Monroe, Tommy Rettig, Rory Calhoun, Murvyn Vye, Douglas Spencer  After saving the beautiful saloon singer Kay (Monroe) and her boyfriend Harry (Calhoun) from the river outside his farm, Matt Calder (Mitchum) sees himself with nothing as Harry ..

Goldfinger

Goldfinger


Goldfinger

Release year: 1964 Director: Guy Hamilton Screenwriter: Richard Maibaum, Paul Dehn, Ian Fleming (based on the novel by) Starring: Sean Connery, Gert Fröbe, Honor Blackman, Shirley Eaton, Tania Mallett, Harold Sakata, Bernard Lee, Martin Benson, Cec Linder Ratings: 1 Oscar: Best Sound Effects. Moviegeek Sunday Classic #330, week 44 2020 While investigating gold magnate Goldfinger ..

The Philadelphia Experiment

The Philadelphia Experiment


The Philadelphia Experiment

Release year: 1984 Director: Stewart Raffill Screenwriter: Michael Janover, William Gray, Charles Berlitz & William L. moore (based on the book by) Starring: Michael Paré, Nancy Allen, Eric Christmas, Bobby Di Cicco, Louise Latham, Kene Holiday, Joe Dorsy, Miles McNamara  During a military experiment in 1943 to make navy ships invisible to the enemy the ..

Annihilation

Annihilation


Annihilation

Release year: 2018 Director: Alex Garland Screenwriter: Alex Garland, Jeff VanderMeer (based on the novel by) Starring: natalie Portman, Jennifer Jason leigh, Tessa Thompson, Oscar Isaac, Gina Rodriguez, Tuva Novotny, David Gyasi    When the missing husband of biologist Lena (Portman) returns a changed and sick man after entering a strange area under alien influence, ..

Venom

Venom


Venom

Release year: 2019 Director: Ruben Fleischer Screenwriter: Jeff Pinkner, Scott Rosenberg, Kelly Marcel Starring: Tom Hardy, Michelle Williams, Riz Ahmed, Scott Haze, Reid Scott, Jenny Slate, Woody Harrelson, Peggy Lu  As failed reporter Eddie Brock (Hardy) pursue a story hoping to bring down ruthless scientist Drake (Ahmed) he encounters an alien symbiote who chooses him ..

The Dark Crystal

The Dark Crystal


The Dark Crystal

Release year: 1982 Director: Jim Hensen, Frank Oz Screenwriter: David Odell, Jim Henson Starring (voices): Jim Henson, Kathryn Mullen, Frank Oz, Dave Goelz, Steve Whitmire, Louise Gold, Brian Muehl The young Gelfling Jen sets out on a quest to heal the Crystal and save his world from being ruled by the evil Skeksis forever. On ..

Highlander

Highlander


Highlander

Release Year: 1986 Director: Russell Mulcahy Writers: Gregory Wilden (story & screenplay), Peter Bellwood (screenplay), Larry Ferguson (screenplay) Starring: Christopher Lambert, Roxanne Hart, Clancy Brown, Sean Connery, Beatie Edney, Alan North, Sheila Gish, Jon Polito, Hugh Quarshie, Christopher Malcolm, Peter Diamond, Billy Hartman,James Cosmo Connor Macleod (Christopher Lambert), an immortal Scottish swordsman is forced to ..

My Father’s Glory (La gloire de mon père)

My Father’s Glory (La gloire de mon père)


My Father’s Glory (La gloire de mon père)

Release Year: 1990 Director: Yves Robert Writers: Philippe Caubère, Nathalie Caussel, Didier Pain, Thérèse Liotard, Julien Ciamaca, Victorien Delamare, Paul Crauchet, Pierre Joris Molinas, In turn of the century France, Marcel worships his father, a socialist school teacher, who often argues with his conservative and Catholic uncle Jules. Yet the two families enjoy each other’s ..