Cocktail

Cocktail


Cocktail

Release Year: 1988 Director: Roger Donaldson Writer: Heywood Gould (screenplay based on his 1984 novel Cocktail) Starring: Tom Cruise, Bryan Brown, Elizabeth Shue, Lisa Banes, Laurence Luckinbill, Kelly Lynch, Gine Gershon, Ron Dean, Robert Donley, Ellen Foley Rating: Nominated for 1 Golden Globe: Best Original Song for “Kokomo”. A driven young New Yorker discovers he ..

The Shootist

The Shootist


The Shootist

Release Year: 1976 Director: Don Siegel Writers: Miles Hood Swarthout (screenplay), Scott Hale (screenplay), Glendon Swarthout (based on his 1975 novel The Shootist) Starring: John Wayne, Lauren Bacall, Ron Howard, James Stewart, Richard Boone, Hugh O’Brian, Bill McKinney, Harry Morgan, John Carradine, Rick Lenz, Scatman Crothers, Gregg Palmer Rating: Nominated for 1 Oscar: Best Art Direction. ..

Hitchcock

Hitchcock


Hitchcock

Release Year: 2012 Director: Sacha Gervasi Writers: John J. McLaughlin (screenplay), Stephen Rebello (based on his book 1990 book Alfred Hitchcock and the Making of Psycho) Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Helen Mirren, Scarlett Johansson, Danny Huston, Toni Collette, Michael Stuhlbarg, Michael Wincott, Jessica Biel, James D’Arcy, Richard Portnnow, Kurtwood Smith Rating: Nominated for 1 Oscars: Best Makeup. ..

The Goodbye Girl

The Goodbye Girl


The Goodbye Girl

Release year: 1977 Director: Herbert Ross Screenwriter: Neil Simon Starring: Richard Dreyfuss, Marsha Mason, Quinn Cummings, Paul Benedict, Barbara Rhoades, Theresa Merritt Ratings: 1 Oscar: Best Actor (Richard Dreyfuss). 4 Oscar nominees: Best Picture, Best Actress (Marsha Mason), Best Supporting Actress (Quinn Cummings), Best Original Screenplay. 4 Golden Globes: Best Comedy/Musical, Best Actress Comedy/Musical (Marsha ..

The Blood of Jesus

The Blood of Jesus


The Blood of Jesus

Release year: 1941 Director: Spencer Williams Screenwriter: Spencer Williams Starring: Cathryn Caviness, Spencer Williams, Juanita Riley, Reather Hardeman, Rogenia Goldthwaite, James B. Jones  Newly-wed Martha (Caviness) is being baptized without the presence of her atheist husband Razz (Williams). After the ceremony an accident means Razz reconsiders his belief in God.   The blood of Jesus is ..

Superman (1978)

Superman (1978)


Superman (1978)

Release year: 1978 Director: Richard Donner Screenwriter: Mario Puzo, David Newman, Leslie Newman, Robert Benton, Tom Mankiewicz, Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster (characters created by)  Starring: Christopher Reeve, Margot Kidder, Marlon Brando, Gene Hackman, Phyllis Thaxter, Jackie Cooper, Glenn Ford Ratings: 1 Oscar: Special Achievement Award. 3 Oscar nominations: Best Sound, Best Film Editing, Best ..

The Intern

The Intern


The Intern

Release year: 2015 Director: Nancy Meyers Screenwriters: Nancy Meyers Starring: Robert De Niro, Anne Hathaway, Rene Russo, Anders Holm, Jojo Kushner, Andrew Rannells, Adam Devine, Zack Pearlman  70-year-old widower Ben Whittaker (Robert De Niro) is bored with retired life and seeks a position as an intern at an online fashion retailer and gets the position. ..

A Perfect Man (Un homme idéal)

A Perfect Man (Un homme idéal)


A Perfect Man (Un homme idéal)

Release Year: 2015 Director: Yann Gozlan Writers: Yann Gozlan (story & dialogue), Guillaume Lemans (story & dialogue), Grégoire Vigneron (dialogue) Starring: Pierre Niney, Ana Girardot, André Marcon, Valéria Cavalli, Thibault Vinçon, Marc Barbé, Sacha Mijovic A struggling young writer (Pierre Niney) finds a manuscript written be a deceased man and decides to publish it as ..

Rust and Bone (De rouille et d’os)

Rust and Bone (De rouille et d’os)


Rust and Bone (De rouille et d’os)

Release year: 2012 Director: Jacques Audiard Screenwriter: Jacques Audiard, Thomas Bidegain, Craig Davidson (short story) Starring: Marion Cottilard, Matthias Schoeneaerts, Armand Verdure, Céline Sallette, Corinne Masiero, Bouli Lanners, Jean-Michel Correia Ratings: 2 Golden Globe nomination: Best Actress Drama (Marion Cotillard), Best Foreing Language Film. Cannes (nominee Palme d’Or).    After being put in charge of ..

Big

Big


Big

Release year: 1988 Director: Penny Marshall Screenwriter: Gary Ross, Anne Spielberg Starring: Tom Hanks, Elizabeth Perkins, Robert Loggia, John Heard, Jared Rushton, David Moscow, Jon Lovitz, Mercedes Ruehl Ratings: 2 Oscar nominations: Best Actor (Tom Hanks), Best Original Screenplay. 1 Golden Globe: Best Actor Comedy/Musical (Tom Hanks). 1 Golden Globe nomination: Best Comedy/Musical. Fed up ..

Woman in Gold

Woman in Gold


Woman in Gold

Release year: 2015 Director: Simon Curtis Screenwriter: Alexi Kaye Campbell, E. Randol Schoenberg (life story), Maria Altmann (life story) Starring: Helen Mirren, Ryan Reynolds, Daniel Brühl, Katie Holmes, Tatiana Maslany, Max Irons, Charles Dance, Antje Traue, Frances Fisher Jewish refugee Maria Altmann (Mirren) approaches the lawyer son of her friend, Randy Schoenberg (Reynolds), and asks ..

No God, No Master

No God, No Master


No God, No Master

Release Year: 2013 Director: Terry Green Writer: Terry Green Starring: David Strathairn, Sam Witmer, Ray Wise, Alessandro Mario, Edoardo Ballerini, James Madio, Mariana Klaveno Sean McNall, Mariann Mayberry, Andrea Grano When package bombs start showing up on the doorsteps of prominent politicians and businessmen in 1919, Bureau of Investigation Agent William Flynn (David Strathairn starts ..