Red Riding Hood

Red Riding Hood


Red Riding Hood

Release year: 2011 Director: Catherine Hardwicke Screenwriter: David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick Starring: Amanda Seyfried, Gary Oldman, Billy Burke, Shiloh Fernandez, Max Irons, Virginia Madsen, Lukas Haas, Julie Christie, Shauna Kain Valerie (Seyfried) is torn between two men, the orphan woodcutter Peter (Fernandez), whom she loves and the wealthy Henry (Irons), whom her parents has arranged for ..

Cult of Chucky

Cult of Chucky


Cult of Chucky

Release Year: 2017 Director: Don Mancini Writer: Don Mancini Starring: Fiona Dourif, Brad Dourif, Adam Hurtig, Grace Lynn Kung, Elisabeth Rosen, Marina Stephenson Kerr, Michael Therriault, Jennifer Tilly, Alex Vincent, Allison Dawn Doiron The killer doll, Chucky (Brad Dourif), returns to terrorize Nica (Fiona Dourif), now in a mental hospital. This latest entry in the ..

The Dark Tower

The Dark Tower


The Dark Tower

Release Year: 2017 Director: Nikolaj Arcel Writers: Nokilaj Arcel (screenplay), Anders Thomas Jensen (screenplay), Akiva Goldsman (screenplay), Jeff Pinkner (screenplay), Stephen King (based on his Dark Tower novels) Starring: Idris Elba, Matthew McConaughey, Tom Taylor, Dennis Haysbert, Claudia Kim, Jackie Earle Haley, Fran Kranz, Abbey Lee, Katheryn Winnick, Nicholas Pauling, Michal Barbieri, Karl Thaning The ..

Liar Liar

Liar Liar


Liar Liar

Release year: 1997 Director: Tom Shadyac Screenwriter: Paul Guay, Stephen Mazur Starring: Jim Carrey, Maura Tierney, Justin Cooper, Cary Elwes, Anne Haney,  Jennifer Tilly, Amanda Donohoe Ratings: 1 Golden Globe nomination: Best Comedy/Musical.  The focus lawyer Fletcher Reede (Carrey) has on his career means he often neglects his son Max (Cooper). When he once again ..

Yesterday

Yesterday


Yesterday

, even if you are not a Beatles fan. Highly recommended but detract a star from the rating if you are not easily swept away b Release Year: 2019 Director: Danny Boyle Writer: Richard Curtis (screenplay & story), Jack Barth (story) Starring: Himesh Patel, Lily James, Kate McKinnon, Joel Fry, Ed Sheeran, Alexander Arnold, Meera ..

Escape to Witch Mountain

Escape to Witch Mountain


Escape to Witch Mountain

Release year: 1975 Director: John Hough Screenwriter: Robert Malcolm Young, Alexander Key (based on the book by) Starring: Kim Richards, Ike Eisenmann, Eddie Albert, Ray Milland, Donald Pleasence, Walter Barnes, Reta Shaw Moviegeek Sunday Classic #256, week 20 2019 The two orphans Tia (Richards) and Tony (Eisenmann) have extraordinary powers and Tia possesses a ‘star’ ..

King Kong (1976)

King Kong (1976)


King Kong (1976)

Release year: 1976 Director: John Guillermin Screenwriter: James Ashmore Creelman, Ruth Rose Starring: Jeff Bridges, Jessica Lange, Charles Grodin, John Randolph, Rene Auberjonois, Julius Harris, Jack O’Halloran, Ed Lauter Ratings: 1 Oscar: Speciel Achievement Award for visuel effects. 2 Oscar nominations: Best Cinematography, Best Sound. 1 Golden Globe: Best Actress (Jessica Lange). Moviegeek Sunday Classic #252, ..

Pleasantville

Pleasantville


Pleasantville

Release Year: 1998 Director: Gary Ross Writer: Gary Ross Starring: Tobey Maguire, Reese Witherspoon, William H. Macy, Joan Allen, Jeff Daniels, J.T. Walsh, Don Knotts, Marley Shelton, Paul Walker, Rating: Nominated for 3 Oscars: Best Art Direction, Best Costume Design, Best Score. Won 2 Saturns Awards: Best Supporting Actress (Joan Allen), Best Younger Actor/Actress (Toby ..

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Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald


Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

Release Year: 2018 Director: David Yates Writer: J.K. Rowling Starring: Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Johnny Depp, Jude Law, Zoë Kravitz, Ezra Miller, Callum Turner, Derek Riddell The wizard Grindelwald (Johnny Depp) escapes captivity and starts luring Credence (Ezra Miller), the only on powerful enough to defeat the greatest wizard alive, Albus Dumbledore (Jude Law), into ..

Practical Magic

Practical Magic


Practical Magic

Release Year: 1998 Director: Griffin Dunne Writers: Robin Swicord (screenplay), Akiva Goldsman (screenplay), Adam Brooks (screenplay), Alice Hoffman (based on her 1995 novel Practical Magic) Starring: Sandra Bullock, Nicole Kidman, Aidan Quinn, Stockard Channing, Dianne Wiest, Goran Visnjic, Evan Rachel Wood, Alexandra Artrip, Mark Feuerstein Two witch sisters, raised by their eccentric aunts in their ..

The Raven (1963)

The Raven (1963)


The Raven (1963)

   Release year: 1963 Director: Roger Corman Screenwriter: Richard Matheson (screenplay), Edgar Allan Poe (inspired by his 1845 poem “The Raven”) Starring: Vincent Price, Peter Lorre, Boris Karloff, Hazel Court, Olive Sturgess, Jack Nicholson, Connie Wallace, William Baskin Moviegeek Sunday Classic #225, week 41 2018 A raven visiting Dr. Craven (Price) late one night, turns ..