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: 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 ..
Release Year: 2016 Director: Vincent Garenq Writers: Julien Rappeneau (screenplay & dialogue), Vincent Garenq (screenplay & dialogue) Starring: Daniel Auteuil, Sebastian Koch, Marie-Josée Croze, Christelle Cornil, Lila-Rose Gilberti, Emma Besson, Christian Kmiotek, Serge Feuillard, Fred Personne, Thérèse Roussel, Tom Hudson, Antoine Milhaud Based on a true story, the film chronicles the 30 year struggle of ..
Release year: 1955 Director: Charles Vidor Screenwriter: Daniel Fuchs, Isobel Lennart Starring: Doris Day, James Cagney, Cameron Mitchell, Robert Keith, Tom Tully, Harry Bellaver, Richard Gaines Ratings: 1 Oscar: Best Writing. 5 Oscar nominations: Best Actor (James Cagney), Best Screenplay, Best Sound, Best Original Song, Best Music. Sunday Classic #262, week 26 2019 The fictionalized ..
Release Year: 1967 Director: Richard Brooks Writers: Richard Brooks (screenplay), Truman Capote (based on his 1966 true crime novel In Cold Blood) Starring: Robert Blake, Scott Wilson, John Forsythe, Paul Stewart, Gerald S. O’Loughlin, Jeff Corey, John Gallaudet, James Flavin, Charles McGraw, Will Geer, John McLiam Rating: Nominated for 4 Oscars: Best Director, Best Adapted Screenplay, ..
Release Year: 2008 Director: Oliver Stone Writer: Stanley Weiser Starring: Josh Brolin, Elizabeth Banks, Richard Dreyfuss, James Cromwell, Jeffrey Wright, Toby Jones, Thandie Newton, Scott Glenn, Bruce McGill, Ellen Burstyn A biopic of the life of George W. Bush from youth to end of his first term as president. Considering the harsh and politically charged ..
Release Year: 1957 Director: John Sturges Writers: Leon Uris (screenplay), George Schullin (suggested by an article by) Starring: Burt Lancaster, Kirk Douglas, Rhonda Fleming, Jo Van Fleet, John Ireland, Lyle Bettger, Frank Faylen, Earl Holliman, Ted de Corsia, Dennis Hopper, John Hudson, DeForest Kelley, Martin Milner Rating: Nominated for 2 Oscars: Best Film Editing, Best ..
Release Year: 2017 Director: Steven Spielberg Writers: Liz Hannah, Josh SInger Starring: Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Sarah Paulson, Bob Odenkirk, Tracy Letts, Bradley Whitford, Bruce Greenwood, Matthew Rhys, Allison Brie, Carrie Coon, Jesse Plemons, David Cross, Zach Woods, Michael Stuhlbarg Rating: Nominated for 2 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Actress (Meryl Streep). Nominated for 6 Golden ..
Release Year: 2007 Directors: Vincent Paronnaud, Marjane Satrapi Writers: Vincent Paronnaud (scenario), Marjane Satrapi (based on her autobiographical graphic novels Persepolis 1 and Persepolis 2, 2000-03) Starring (voices): Chiara Mastroianni, Danielle Darrieux, Catherine Deneuve, Simon Abkarian, Gabrielle Lopes Benites, François Jerosme Rating: Nominated for 1 Oscar: Best Animated Film. Nominated for 1 Golden Globe: Best ..
Release Year: 2018 Director: Peter Farrelly Writers: Nick Vallelonga, Brian Hayes Currie, Peter Farrelly Starring: Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali, Linda Cardellini, Sebastian Maniscalo, Dimiter D. Marinov, Mike Hatton, .J. Byrne, Joe Cortese Rating: Nominated for 5 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Actor (Viggo Mortensen), Best Supporting Actor (Mahershala Ali), Best Original Screenplay, Best Editing. Won 3 ..
Release Year: 2011 Director: Bennett Miller Writers: Steven Zaillian (screenplay), Aaron Zorkin (screenplay), Stan Chervin (story), Michael Lewis (based on his 2003 non-fcition book Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game) Starring: Brad Pitt, Jonah Hill, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Robin Wright, Chris Pratt, Stephen Bishop, Reed Diamond, Brent Jennings, Ken Medlock, Tammy Blanchard, Jack McGee, ..
Release Year: 1966 Director: Fred Zinnemann Writer: Robert Bolt (screenplay based on his own 1960 stageplay A Man for All Seasons) Starring: Paul Scofield, Wendy Hiller, Leo McKern, Robert Shaw, Orson Welles, Susannah York, Nigel Davenport, John Hurt, Corin Redgrave, Colin Blakely, Cyril Luckham Rating: Won 6 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor (Paul Scofield), ..