Release year: 2005 Director: James Mangold Screenwriter: Gill Dennis, James Mangold, Patrick Carr (autobiography), Johnny Cash (autobiography) Starring: Joaquin Phoenix, Reese Witherspoon, Robert Patrick, Ginnifer Goodwin, Dallas Roberts, Dan John Miller, Larry Bagby Ratings: 1 Oscar: Best Actress (Reese Witherspoon). 4 Oscar nominations: Best Actor (Joaquin Phoenix), Best Film Editing, Best Costume Design, Best Sound ..
Release Year: 2011 Director: Simon Curits Screenwriter(s): Adrian Hodges, Colin Clark (books) Starring: Michelle Williams, Eddie Redmayne, Kenneth Branagh, Dominic Cooper, Judi Dench, Julia Ormond, Emma Watson, Toby Jones, Zoe Wanamaker Rating: Nominated for 2 Oscars: Best Actress (Michelle Williams), Best Supporting Actor (Kenneth Branagh). Won 1 Golden Globe: Best Actress – Comedy or Musical ..
Release year: 2009 Director: John Lee Hancock Screenwriter: John Lee Hancock, Michael Lewis (novel) Starring. Sandra Bullock, Tim McGraw, Quinton Aaron, Jae Head, Lily Collins, Ray McKinnon, Kathy Bates, Adriane Lenox Ratings: 1 Oscar: Best Actress (Sandra Bullock). 1 Oscar nomination: Best Picture. 1 Golden Globe: Best Actress (Sandra Bullock). The true story of Michael ..
Release year: 2010 Director: Nigel Cole Screenwriter: William Ivory Starring: Sally Hawkins, Bob Hoskins, Rosamund Pike, Andrea Risenborough, Jaime Winston, Geraldine James, Daniel Mays, Miranda Richardson In 1968 the female workers at the Ford Dagenham car plant walked out in protest of sexual discrimination, striking to achieve equal pay. This movie follows Rita O’Grady who ..
Release year: 2008 Director: Darnell Martin Screenwriter: Darnell Martin Starring: Jeffrey Wright, Adrien Brody, Gabrielle Union, Beyoncé Knowles, Mos Def, Cedric the Entertainer, Columbus Short Fed up with being a poor nobody Leonard Chess (Adrien Brody) opens up a bar for black people. When Muddy Waters (Jeffrey Wright) one day brings his guitar in to ..
Release year: 2013 Director: David Frankel Screenwriter: Justin Zackham Starring: James Corden, Alexandra Roach, Julie Walters, Colm Meaney, Mackenzie Crook, Valeria Bilello, Trystan Gravelle The true story of Paul Potts (James Corden), an insecure man plagued by bullies and blessed with a talent for singing opera. The movie tells the story of his way from ..
Release year: 2013 Director: Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman Screenwriter: Andy Bellin Starring: Amanda Seyfried, Peter Sarsgaard, Sharon Stone, Robert Patrick, Juno Temple, Chris Noth, Hank Azari, Chloë Sevigny, James Franco The story about Linda Lovelace (Amanda Seyfried), the star of porn movie Deep Throat, the first ponographic movie to go mainstream, making Lovelace the ..
Release year: 2013 Director: Jean-Marc Vallée Screenwriter: Craig Borten, Melissa Wallack Starring: Matthew McConaughet, Jared Leto, Jennifer Garner, Dennis O’Hare, Steve Zahn Ratings: 6 Oscar nominations: Best Picture, Best Film Editing, Best Original Screenplay. 3 Oscars: Best Actor (Matthew McConaughey), Best Supporting Actor (Jared Leto), Best Makeup Set in 1980’s Texas womanizing electrician and rodeo ..
Release year: 2013 Director: Steven Soderbergh Screenwriter: Richard LaGravenese, Scott Thorson (Novel), Alex Thorleifson (Novel) Starring: Michael Douglas, Matt Damon, Dan Aykroyd, Rob Lowe, Debbie Reynolds, Jane Morris, Garrett M. Brown Based on Scott Thorson’s autobiographical account of his strange and tempestuous relationship with the outwardly heterosexual Liberace. Behind the Candelabra may (yet again) ..
Release year: 2013 Director: Sherry Hormann Screenwriter: Ruth Toma, Bernd Eichinger, Natascha Kampusch (Autobiography), Peter Reichard (Autobiography) Starring: Antonia Campbell-Hughes, Thure Lindhardt, Amelia Pidgeon, Trine Dyrholm, Dearbhla Molloy At the age of 10, Natascha Kampbusch (Amelia Pidgeon) is kidnapped by Wolfgang Priklopil (Thure Lindhardt) on her way to school. She was held captured for 3096 ..