Volver

Volver


Volver

Release year: 2006 Director: Pedro Almodóvar Screenwriter: Pedro Almodóvar Starring: Penélope Cruz, Carmen Maura, Lola Dueñas, Blanca Portillo, Yohana Cobo, Chus Lampreave, Antonio de la Torre, Carlos Blanco Ratings: 1 Oscar nomination: Best Actress (Penélope Cruz). 2 Golden Globes nominations: Best Actress Drama (Penélope Cruz), Best Foreign Language Film. Cannes Film Festival: Best Actress (female ..

Fun With Dick and Jane (1977)

Fun With Dick and Jane (1977)


Fun With Dick and Jane (1977)

Release year: 1977 Director: Ted Kotcheff Screenwriter: David Giler, Jerry Belson, Mordecai Richler Starring: George Segal, Jane Fonda, Ed McMahon, Dick Gautier, Allan Miller, Hank Garcia, John Dehner, Walter Brooke  Sunday Classic #290, week 2 2020  When Dick Harper (Segal) is unexpectedly fired and can’t find a new job him and his wife Jane (Fonda) ..

Police Academy 6: City Under Siege

Police Academy 6: City Under Siege


Police Academy 6: City Under Siege

Release Year: 1989 Director: Peter Bonerz Writers: Stephen Curwick (screenplay), Neal Israel (characters), Pat Proft (characters) Starring: Bubba Smith, David Graf, Michael Winslow, Leslie Easterbrook, Marion Ramsey, Lance Kinsey, Matt McCoy, Bruce Mahler, G.W. Bailey, George Gaynes, Kenneth Mars, Gerrit Graham, Brian Seeman The bumbling cadets, not police officers, take to the street to tackle ..

A Night to Remember (1942)

A Night to Remember (1942)


A Night to Remember (1942)

Release year: 1942 Director: Richard Wallace Screenwriter: Kelley Roos, Richard Flournoy Starring: Loretta Young, Brian Aherne, Jeff Donnell, William Wright, Sidney Toler, James Burke, Donald MacBride, Don Costello Sunday Classic #285, week 49 2019 Mystery writer Jeff Troy (Aherne) and his new bride (Young) move into a basement apartment in Greenwich Village where the plan ..

Assault on Precinct 13 (1976)

Assault on Precinct 13 (1976)


Assault on Precinct 13 (1976)

Release year: 1976 Director: John Carpenter Screenwriter: John Carpenter Starring: Austin Stoker, Darwin Joston, Laurie Zimmer, Martin West, Tony Burton, Charles Cyphers, Nancy Kyes Sunday Classic #283, week 47 2019  A Highway Patrol Officer (Stoker) joins forces with two criminals and a station secretary as the defunct precinct they are all at is attacked viciously ..

Baby Driver

Baby Driver


Baby Driver

Release Year: 2017 Director: Edgar Wright Writer: Edgar Wright Starring: Ansel Elgort, Lily James, Kevin Spacey, Jon Hamm, Eiza Gonzáles, C.J. Jones, Jon Bernthal Nominated for 3 Oscars: Best Editing, Best Sound Mixing, Best Sound Editing. Nominated for 1 Golden Globe: Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy (Ansel Elgort). Nominated for ..

Blank Check

Blank Check


Blank Check

Release year: 1994 Director: Rupert Wainwright Screenwriter: Blake Snyder, Colby Carr Starring: Brian Bonsall, Karen Duffy, James Rebhorn, Jayne Atkinson, Miguel Ferrer, Michael Lerner, Rick Ducommun Eleven-year-old Preston (Bonsall) is fed up with having no money. When the bank robber Quigley (Ferrer) runs over his bike after arranging for his associate at the bank to ..

Straw Dogs (1971)

Straw Dogs (1971)


Straw Dogs (1971)

Release Year: 1971 Director: Sam Peckinpah Writers: Sam Peckinpah (screenplay), David Zelag Goodman (screenplay), Gordon Williams (based on his 1969 novel The Siege of Trencher’s Farm) Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Susan George, Peter Vaughan, Del Henney, Jim Norton, Donald Webster, Ken Hutchison, T.P. McKenna, Len Jones, Sally Thomsett, Robert Keegan, Peter Arne Rating: Nominated for 1 Oscar; ..

The Lodger (1944)

The Lodger (1944)


The Lodger (1944)

Release year: 1944 Director: John Brahm Screenwriter: Barré Lyndon, Marie Belloc Lowndes (based on the novel by) Starring: Merle Oberon, George Sanders, Laird Cregar, Cedric Hardwicke, Sara Allgood, Aubrey Mather, Queenie Leonard  In late Victorian London, Jack the Ripper brings terror to town with his horrific killings. As the Bontings gets a new lodger, mr. ..

The Return of the Pink Panther

The Return of the Pink Panther


The Return of the Pink Panther

Release Year: 1975 Director: Blake Edwards Writers: Frank Waldman (screenplay), Blake Edwards (screenplay) Starring: Peter Sellers, Christopher Plummer, Catherine Schell, Herbert Lom, Peter Arne, Peter Jeffrey, Grégoire Aslan, David Lodge, Graham Stark, Burt Kwouk Rating: Nominated for 3 Golden Globes: Best Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical, Best Actor – Comedy or Musical, Best Score. ..

Dressed to Kill (1946)

Dressed to Kill (1946)


Dressed to Kill (1946)

Release year: 1946 Director: Roy William Neill Screenwriters: Leonard Lee, Frank Gruber Starring: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Patricia Morison, Edmund Breon, Frederick Worlock, Carl Habord, Patricia Cameron  A certain interest in small inexpensive music boxes leads Sherlock Holmes (Rathbone) on to a case leading back to an old robbery. Together with his trusted friend Dr. ..

Who’s Harry Crumb

Who’s Harry Crumb


Who’s Harry Crumb

Release year: 1989 Director: Paul Flaherty Screenwriters: Robert Conte, Peter Wortmann Starring: John Candy, Jeffrey Jones, Annie Potts, Tim Thomerson, Barry Corbin, Shawnee Smith, Valri Bromfield, Renée Coleman When rich girl Jennifer (Coleman) is kidnapped, her father (Corbin) contacts Eliot Draisen (Jones) from acclaimed detective agency Crumb & Crumb. Draisen puts the last descendant of ..