Black Mass

Black Mass


Black Mass

Release Year: 2015 Director: Scott Cooper Writers: Mark Mallouk (screenplay), Jez Butterworth (screenplay), Dick Lehr and Gerard O’Neill (book Black Mass: The True Story of an Unholy Alliance Between the FBI and the Irish Mob) Starring: Johnny Depp, Joel Edgerton, Benedict Cumberbatch, Dakota Johnson, Kevin Bacon, Peter Sarsgaard, Jesse Plemons, Rory Cochrane, David Harbour, Corey ..

Born on the Fourth of July

Born on the Fourth of July


Born on the Fourth of July

Release Year: 1989 Director: Oliver Stone Writers: Oliver Stone (screenplay), Ron Kovic (screenplay and autobiography Born on the Fourth of July) Starring: Tom Cruise, Caroline Kava, Raymond J. Barry, Kyra Sedgwick, Frank Whaley, Jerry Levine, Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe, Stephen Baldwin Rating: Won 2 Oscars: Best Director, Best Film Editing. Nominated for 6 Oscars: Best ..

The Social Network

The Social Network


The Social Network

Release Year: 2010 Director: David Fincher Writers: Aaron Sorkin (screenplay), Ben Mezrich (book The Accidental Billionaires) Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Andrew Garfield, Justin Timberlake, Armie Hammer, Max Minghella, Rooney Mara Rating: Won 3 Oscars: Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Editing, Best Score. Nominated for 5 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Cinematography, Best Sound Mixing. Won 4 ..

Jersey Boys

Jersey Boys


Jersey Boys

  Release year: 2014 Director: Clint Eastwood Screenwriter: Marshall Brickman, Rick Elise Starring: John Lloyd Young, Vincent Piazza, Steve Schirripa, Christopher Walken, Kathrine Narducci, Lou Volpe, Lacey Hannan Four young men from the wrong side of the tracks in New Jersey form the iconic group The Four Seasons. Clint Eastwood’s adaption of the Tony Award ..

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (Le scaphandre et le papillon)

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (Le scaphandre et le papillon)


The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (Le scaphandre et le papillon)

Release year: 2007 Director: Julian Schnabel Screenwriter: Ronald Harwood, Jean-Dominique Bauby (book) Starring: Mathieu Amalric, Emmanuelle Seigner, Marie-Josée Croze, Anne Cosigny, Niels Arestrup, Max von Sydow, Marina Hands Ratings: 4 Oscar nominations: Best Director, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Cinematography, Best Film Editing. 2 Golden Globes: Best Director, Best Foreign Language Film. 1 Golden Globe nomination: ..

Mr. Turner

Mr. Turner


Mr. Turner

Release year: 2014 Director: Mike Leigh Screenwriter: Mike Leigh Starring: Timothy Spall, Paul Jesson, Dorothy Atkinson, Marion Bailey, Karl Johnson, Ruth Sheen, Sandy Foster, Amy Dawson Ratings: 4 Oscar nominations: Best Production Design, Best Cinematography, Best Original Score, Best Costume Design. Cannes: Best Actor (Timothy Spall), Vulcain Prize for the Technical Artist (Dick Pope). We ..

Foxcatcher

Foxcatcher


Foxcatcher

Release Year: 2014 Director: Bennett Miller Writers: E. Max Frye (screenplay), Dan Futterman (screenplay) Starring: Steve Carell, Channing Tatum, Mark Ruffalo, Vanessa Redgrave, Sienna Miller Rating: Nominated for 5 OScars: Best Director, Best Actor (Steve Carell), Best Supporting Actor (Mark Ruffalo), Best Original Screenplay, Best Makeup and Hairstyling. Nominated for 3 Golden Globes: Best Picture ..

Fitzcarraldo

Fitzcarraldo


Fitzcarraldo

Release Year: 1982 Director: Werner Herzog Writer: Werner Herzog Starring: Klaus Kinski, Claudia Cardinale, José Lewgoy, Rating: Nominated for 1 Golden Globe: Best Foreign Film. Won Best Director at the Cannes Film Festival. Nominated for the Palme d’Or. Brian Sweeney Fitzgerald (Klaus Kinski) is a very determined man set about realising his dream of building an ..

The Left Handed Gun

The Left Handed Gun


The Left Handed Gun

Release year: 1958 Director: Arthur Penn Screenwriter: Leslie Stevens, Gore Vidal (teleplay) Starring: Paul Newman, John Dehner, Lita Milan, Martin Garralaga, James Congdon, James Best, Colin Keith-Johnston, Hurd Hatfield Moviegeek Sunday Classic #96, week 15 2016 The drifter William Bonney (Paul Newman) is taken in by cattle boss Tunstall (Colin Keith-Johnston) who treats him kindly. ..

Reaching for the Moon (Flores Raras)

Reaching for the Moon (Flores Raras)


Reaching for the Moon (Flores Raras)

Release year: 2013 Director: Bruno Barreto Screenwriter: Matthew Chapman, Julia Sayres, Carolina Kotscho, Carmen L. Oliveria (based on the book ‘Flores raras e banalíssimas’ by) Starring: Miranda Otto, Glória Pires, Tracy Middendorf, Marcello Airoldi, Lola Kirke, Tânia Costa, Marianna Mac Niven, Marcio Ehrlich In 1951 renowned American poet Elizabeth Bishop (Miranda Otto) travels to Brazil ..

Caligula

Caligula


Caligula

Release Year: 1979 Director: Tinto Brass (principal photography), Bob Guccione (uncredited), Giancarlo Lui (uncredited) Writers: Gore Vidal (original screenplay), Bob Guccione (uncredited), Giancarlo Lui (uncredited), Franco Rossellini (1984 version, uncredited) Starring: Malcolm McDowell, Teresa Ann Savoy, Guido Mannari, John Gielgud, Peter O’Toole, Helen Mirren, Adriana Asti, Giancarlo Badessi, Bruno Brive, Mirella D’Angelo The story of ..

Kill Your Darlings

Kill Your Darlings


Kill Your Darlings

Release year: 2013 Director: John Krokidas Screenwriter: Austin Bunn, John Krokidas Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Dane DeHaan, Michael C. Hall, Jack Huston, Ben Foster, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Elizabeth Olsen When aspiring poet Allen Ginsberg (Daniel Radcliffe) meets Lucien Carr (Dane DeHaan) he becomes part of a group sharing bold new literary ideas but he also becomes ..