Rooster Cogburn

Rooster Cogburn


Rooster Cogburn

Release Year: 1975 Director: Stuart Millar Writers: Martha Hyer – as Martin Julien (screenplay), Charles Portis (inspired by his character Rooster Cogburn from his 1968 novel True Grit) Starring: John Wayne, Katharine Hepburn, Anthony Zerbe, Richard Jordan, John McIntire, Paul Koslo, Jack Colvin, Jon Lormer, Richard Romancito, Strother Martin Sunday Classic #284, week 48 2019 U.S. ..

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 ..

Modern Times

Modern Times


Modern Times

Release year: 1936 Director: Charles Chaplin Screenwriter: Charles Chaplin Starring: Charles Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Henry Bergman, Tiny Stanford, Chester Conklin, Edward LeSaint, Allan Garcia Sunday Classic #282, week 46 2019  The Tramp (Chaplin) struggles to live in modern industrial society but is constantly struck by bad luck. But he never lets things put him down ..

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; ..

Kramer vs. Kramer

Kramer vs. Kramer


Kramer vs. Kramer

Release year: 1979 Director: Robert Benton Screenwriter: Robert Benton, Avery Corman (from the novel by) Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Justin Henry, Jane Alexander, Meryl Streep, Howard Duff, George Coe, JoBeth Williams  Ratings: 5 Oscars: Best Film, Best Actor (Dustin Hoffman), Best Supporting Actress (Meryl Streep), Best Director, best Adapted Screenplay. 4 Oscar nominations: Best Supporting Actor ..

The Sixth Sense

The Sixth Sense


The Sixth Sense

Release year: 1999 Director: M. Night Shyamalan Screenwriter: M. Night Shyamalan Starring: Bruce Willis, Haley Joel Osment, Toni Collette, Olivia Williams, Trevor Morgan, Donnie Wahlberg; Mischa Barton Ratings: 6 Oscar nominations: Best Picture, Best Supporting Actor (Haley Joel Osment), Best Supporting Actress (Toni Collette), Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, Best Film Editing. 2 Golden Globe ..

A Tale of Two Sisters (Janghwa, Hongryeon)

A Tale of Two Sisters (Janghwa, Hongryeon)


A Tale of Two Sisters (Janghwa, Hongryeon)

Release year: 2003 Director: Jee-woon Kim Screenwriter: Jee-woon Starring: Soo-jung Lim, Geun-young Moon, Kap-su Kim, Jung-ah Yum, Woo Ki-Hong, Dae-yeon Lee, Seung-bi Lee After spending time in a mental hospital following the tragic death of their mother, two sisters (Lim and Moon) return home to their father (Kim) and his new wife (Yum). But the ..

Cube

Cube


Cube

Release year: 1997 Director: Vincenzo Natali Screenwriters: André Bijelic, Vincenzo Natali, Graeme Manson Starring: Nicole de Boer, Nicky Guadagni, David Hewlett, Andrew Miller, Julian Richings, Wayne Robson, Maurice Dean Wint  Six strangers wake up inside a cube with a seemingly endless maze with deadly traps. Now they must work together to try to find a ..

The Girl with All the Gifts

The Girl with All the Gifts


The Girl with All the Gifts

Release year: 2016 Director: Colm McCarthy Screenwriter: Mike Carey, based on the short story ‘Iphigenia In Aulis’ by Mike Carey Starring: Sennia Nanua, Fisayo Akinade, Paddy Considine, Gemma Arterton, Glenn Close, Dominique Tipper  Twenty years after humanity was infected with a fungus turning the infected into zombie-like characters, a group of children infected in the ..

Hereditary

Hereditary


Hereditary

Release year: 2018 Director: Ari Aster Screenwriter: Ari Aster Starring: Toni Collette, Milly Shapiro, Alex Wolff, Gabriel Byrne, Ann Dowd, Mallory Bechtel, Jarrod Phillips, Jake Brown  After her mother passes away Annie (Collette) starts unraveling family secrets. When tragedy hits the family again, she understands she needs to get to the bottom of things before ..

Rosemary’s Baby

Rosemary’s Baby


Rosemary’s Baby

Release Year: 1968 Director: Roman Polanski Writers: Roman Polanski (screenplay), Ira Levin (based on his 1967 novel Rosemary’s Baby) Starring: Mia Farrow, John Cassavetes, Ruth Gordon, Sidney Blackmer, Maurice Evans, Ralph Bellamy Rating: Won 1 Oscar: Best Supporting Actress (Ruth Gordon). Nominated for 1 Oscar: Best Adapted Screenplay. Won 1 Golden Globe: Best Supporting Actress (Ruth ..

It Chapter Two

It Chapter Two


It Chapter Two

Release Year: 2019 Director: Andy Muschietti Writers: Gary Dauberman (screenplay), Stephen King (based on his 1986 novel IT) Starring: James McAvoy, Jessica Chastain, Bill Hader, Bill Skarsgård, Isaiah Mustafa, Jay Ryan, James Ransome, Andy Bean, Jaeden Martell, Finn Wolfhard, Sophia Lillis, Chosen Jacobs, Jeremy Ray Taylor, Jack Dylan Grazer, Wyatt Oleff Thirty years after the showdown ..