Private Benjamin

Private Benjamin


Private Benjamin

Release year: 1980 Director: Howard Zieff Screenwriter: Nancy Meyers, Charles Shyer, Harvey Miller Starring: Goldie Hawn, Eileen Brennan, Armand Assante, Robert Webber, Barbara Barrie, Mary Kay Place, Hal Williams, Toni Kalem Ratings: 3 Oscar nominations: Best Actress (Goldie Hawn), Best Supporting Actress (Eileen Brennan), Best Original Screenplay. 1 Golden Globe nomination: Best Actress Comedy/Musical (Goldie ..

For Keeps?

For Keeps?


For Keeps?

Release year: 1988 Director: John G. Avildsen Screenwriter: Tim Kazurinsky, Denise DeClue Starring: Molly Ringwald, Randall Batinkoff, Kenneth Mars, Miriam Flynn, Conchata Ferrell, Sharon Brown, John Azrchen  Darcy (Ringwald) and Stan (Batinkoff) is one of those young couples who seems meant to be forever. But when Darcy gets pregnant in the final year of high ..

My Man Godfrey

My Man Godfrey


My Man Godfrey

Release year: 1936 Director: Gregory La Cava Screenwriter: Morrie Ryskind, Eric Hatch (based on his novel) Starring: William Powell, Carole Lombard, Alice Brady, Gail Patrick, Eugene Pallette, Jean Dixon, Alan Mowbray, Mischa Auer, Pat Flaherty Ratings: 6 Oscar nominations: Best Actor (William Powell), Best Actress (Carole Lombard), Best Supporting Actor (Mischa Auer), Best Supporting Actress (Alice ..

Election

Election


Election

Release Year: 1999 Director: Alexander Payne Writers: Alexander Payne (screenplay), Jim Taylor (screenplay), Tom Perrotta (based on his 1998 novel Election) Starring: Matthew Broderick, Reese Witherspoon, Chris Klein, Jessica Campbell, Mark Harelik, Phil Reeves, Molly Hagan, Delaney Driscoll, Colleen Camp, Frankie Ingrassia Rating: Nominated for 1 Oscar: Best Adapted Screenplay. Nominated for 1 Golden Globe: Best ..

The Cassandra Crossing

The Cassandra Crossing


The Cassandra Crossing

Release Year: 1976 Director: George P. Cosmatos Writers: George P. Cosmatos (screenplay & story), Robert Katz (screenplay & story), Tom Mankiewicz (screenplay) Starring: Richard Harris, Sophia Loren, Burt Lancaster, Martin Sheen, O.J. Simpson, Lionel Stander, Ann Turkel, Ingrid Thulin, Lee Straberg, Ava Gardner, John Philip Law Sunday Classic #266, week 30 2019 A young man ..

The Mighty Ducks

The Mighty Ducks


The Mighty Ducks

Release year: 1992 Director: Stephen Herek Screenwriter: Steven Brill Starring: Emilio Estevez, Joss Ackland, Lane Smith, Heidi Kling, Joshua Jackson, Elden Henson, Shaun Weiss, Marguerite Moreau Self-centered lawyer Gordon Bombay (Estevez) is sentenced to service as coach to a terrible youth hockey team as community service. Bombay has a history with ice hockey and working ..

Cape Fear (1962)

Cape Fear (1962)


Cape Fear (1962)

Release Year: 1962 Director: J. Lee Thompson Writers: James R. Webb (screenplay), John D. MacDonald (based on his 1957 novel The Executioners) Starring: Gregory Peck, Robert Mitchum, Polly Bergen, Lori Martin, Martin Balsam, Jack Kruschen, Telly Savalas, Barrie Chase, Page Slattery Sunday Classic #265, week 29 2019 Rapist Max Cady (Robert Mitchum) is released after eight ..

Parenthood

Parenthood


Parenthood

Release year: 1989 Director: Ron Howard Screenwriter: Lowell Ganz, Babaloo Mandel, Ron Howard Starring: Steve Martin, Mary Steenburgen, Dianne West, Jason Robards, Rick Moranis, Tom Hulce, Martha Plimpton Ratings: 2 Oscar nominations: best Supporting Actress (Dianne West), Best Original Song. 3 Golden Globes nominations: Best Actor Comedy/Musical (Steve Martin), Best Supporting Actress (Dianne West), Best ..

The Beast Must Die (Que la bête meure)

The Beast Must Die (Que la bête meure)


The Beast Must Die (Que la bête meure)

Release Year: 1969 Director: Claude Chabrol Writers: Claude Chabrol (screenplay & dialogue), Paul Gégauff (screenplay & dialogue), Nicholas Blake (based on his 1938 novel The Beast Must Die) Starring: Michel Duchaussoy, Caroline Cellier, Jean Yanne, Anouk Ferjac, Marc Di Napoli, Louise Chevalier, Guy Marly, Lorraine Rainer, Dominique Zardi Sunday Classic #264, week 28 2019 A man ..

Thérèse (Thérèse Desqueyroux)

Thérèse (Thérèse Desqueyroux)


Thérèse (Thérèse Desqueyroux)

Release Year: 2012 Director: Claude Miller Writers: Claude Miller (screenplay), Natalie Carter (screenplay), François Mauriac (based on his 1927 novel Thérèse Desqueyroux) Starring: Audrey Tautou, Gilles Lellouche, Anaïs Demoustier, Catherine Arditi, Isabelle Sadoyen, Francis Perrin, Stanley Weber, Max Morel, Françoise Goubert, Jean-Claude Calon Thérèse (Audrey Tautou), an emotionally distant and intelligent young woman of wealth ..

Jean de Florette

Jean de Florette


Jean de Florette

Release Year: 1986 Director: Claude Berri Writers: Claude Berri (screenplay), Gérard Brach (screenplay), Marcel Pagnol (based on his 1962 novel Jean de Florette) Starring: Yves Montand, Gérard Depardieu, Daniel Auteuil, Elisabeth Depardieu, Margarita Lozano, Ernestine Mazurowna, Armand Meffre, Jean Maurel Rating: Nominated for 1 Golden Globe: Best Foreign Language Film. Greedy landowner César (Yves Montant) and ..

Little White Lies (Les petits mouchoirs)

Little White Lies (Les petits mouchoirs)


Little White Lies (Les petits mouchoirs)

Release Year: 2010 Director: Guillaume Canet Writer: Guillaume Canet Starring: François Cluzet, Marion Cotillard, Benoît Magimel, Gilles Lellouche, Jean Dujardin, Laurent Lafitte, Valérie Bonneton, Pascala Arbillot, Anne Marivin, Louise Monot, Joël Dupuh A near-fatal accident leaves one friend in hospital while the rest decide to go on their annual holiday without him. While away, their ..