A Shot in the Dark

A Shot in the Dark


A Shot in the Dark

Release year: 1964 Director: Blake Edwards Screenwriter: Blake Edwards, William Peter Blatty, Harry Kurnitz (based on the play by) Starring: Peter Sellers, Elke Sommer, George Sanders, Herbert Lom, Tracy Reed, Graham Stark, Moria Redmond Moviegeek Sunday Classic #316, week 28 2020   A murder has happened at the country estate of Mr. Benjamin Ballon (Sanders) and ..

True Crime

True Crime


True Crime

Release Year: 1999 Director: Clint Eastwood Writers: Larru Gross (screenplay) Paul Brickman (screenplay), Stephen Schiff (screenplay), Andrew Klavan (based his 1995 novel True Crime) Starring: Clint Eastwood, Isaiah Washington, LisaGay Hamilton, James Woods, Denis Leary, Bernard Hill, Diane Verona, Michael McKean, Michael Jeter, Mary McCormack, Hattie Winston, Penny Bae Bridges, Franceca Eastwood After a colleague dies ..

The Mule

The Mule


The Mule

Release year: 2018 Director: Clint Eastwood Screenwriter: Nick Sschenk, Sam Dolnick (inspired by the New York Times Magazine Article by) Starring: Clint Eastwood, Alison Eastwood, Dianne West, Taissa Farmiga, Bradley Cooper, Laurence Fishburne, Andy Garcia  90 year-old Earl Stone (Eastwood) is broke and alone after disappointing his family one too many times. When he gets ..

Hell or High Water

Hell or High Water


Hell or High Water

Release Year: 2016 Director: David Mackenzie Writer: Taylor Sheridan Starring: Chris Pine, Ben Foster, Jeff Bridges, Gil Birmingham, Marin Ireland, Katy Mixon, Dale Dickey, Kevin Rankin Rating: Nominated for 4 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Screenplay, Best Supporting Actor (Jeff Bridges), Best Editing. Nominated for 3 Golden Globes: Best Motion Picture – Drama, Best Screenplay, Best ..

The Night of the Generals

The Night of the Generals


The Night of the Generals

Release Year: 1967 Director: Anatole Litvak Writers: Starring: Peter O’Toole, Omar Sharif, Tom Courtenay, Donald Pleasence, Joanna Pettet, Philippe Noiret, Charles Gray, Coral Browne, John Gregson, Nigel Stock, Christopher Plummer, Juliette Gréco Moviegeek Sunday Classic #308, week 20 2020 In Nazi occupied Warsaw in 1942 a prostitute and German agent is murdered. Suspicion falls on three ..

Murder Mystery

Murder Mystery


Murder Mystery

Release year: 2019 Director: Kyle Newacheck Screenwriter: James Vanderbilt Starring: Adam Sandler, Jennifer Aniston, Luke Evans, Terence Stamp, Gemma Arterton, David Walliams, Dany Boon  A married couple go on vacation in Europe and end up entangled in a murder mystery.  Reuniting Sandler and Aniston after Just Go With It (2011) this action packed comedy draws ..

The House (2017)

The House (2017)


The House (2017)

Release year: 2017 Director: Andrew Jay Cohen Screenwriter: Brendan O’Brien, Andrew Jay Cohen Starring: Will Ferrell, Amy Poehler, Ryan Simpkins, Jason Mantzoukas, Nick Kroll, Allison Tolman, Rob Huebel    After the town scholarship program no longer has funding, loving parents Scott (Ferrell) and Kate (Poehler) is without means to send their beloved daughter to the ..

Paul Blart: Mall Cop

Paul Blart: Mall Cop


Paul Blart: Mall Cop

Release year: 2009 Director: Steve carr Screenwriter: Kevin James, Nick Bakay Starring: Kevin James, Keir O’Donnell, Jayma Mays, Raini Rodriguez, Shirley Knight, Peter Gerety, Bobby Cannavale Security guard Paul Blart (James) is dreaming of becoming a cop but always fails the physical exam due to having hypogmycemia. When the shopping mall he works in is ..

Detour

Detour


Detour

Release Year: 1945 Director: Edgar G. Ulmer Writer: Martin Goldsmith (screenplay & story) Starring: Tom Neal, Ann Savage, Claudia Drake, Edmund MacDonald, Tim Ryan, Esther Howard, Pat Gleason Sunday Classic #303, week 15 2020 A number of chance events makes life increasingly difficult for hitch-hiker Al Roberts (Tom Neal) and his life is only made ..

The Big Lebowski

The Big Lebowski


The Big Lebowski

Release Year: 1998 Directors: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen (uncredited) Writers: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen Starring: Jeff Bridges, John Goodman, Julianne Moore, Steve Buscemi, Peter Stormare, Philip Seymour Hoffman, David Huddleston, Tara Reid, Philip Moon, Mark Pellegrino, John Turturro, David Thewlis, Jon Polito, Sam Elliott, Ben Gazzara Jeffrey “The Dude” Lebowski is mistaken for a millionaire ..

The Stranger

The Stranger


The Stranger

  Release year: 1946 Director: Orson Welles Screenwriter: Anthony Welles, Edward G. Robinson, Victor Trivas Starring: Orson Welles, Loretta Young, Edward G. Robinson, Konstantin Shayne, Philip Merivale, Richard Long  Ratings: 1 Oscar nomination: Best Original Story.   War crime investigator Mr. Wilson (Robinson) follow the newly released Meinike (Shayne) to the small town of Harper, ..

Intolerable Cruelty

Intolerable Cruelty


Intolerable Cruelty

Release Year: 2003 Directors: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen (uncredited) Writers: Ethan Coen (screenplay), Joel Coen (screenplay), Robert Ramsey (screenplay & story), Matthew Stone (screenplay & story), John Romano (story) Starring: George Clooney, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Geoffrey Rush, Cedric the Entertainer, Edward Herrmann, Paul Adelstein, Richard Jenkins, Billy Bob Thornton, Julia Duffy, Jonathan Hadary, Tom Aldredge, Stacey ..