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 ..
Release year: 1996 Director: Dennis Dugan Screenwriter: Tim Herlihy, Adam Sandler Starring: Adam Sandler, Christopher McDonald, Julie Brown, Frances Bay, Carl Weathers, Allen Covert, Richard Kiel Things are not going well for Happy Gilmore (Sandler). He has once again been rejected at hockey tryout and his beloved grandmother (Bay) will lose her house, unless ..
Release Year: 2011 Director: Bennett Miller Writers: Steven Zaillian (screenplay), Aaron Zorkin (screenplay), Stan Chervin (story), Michael Lewis (based on his 2003 non-fcition book Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game) Starring: Brad Pitt, Jonah Hill, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Robin Wright, Chris Pratt, Stephen Bishop, Reed Diamond, Brent Jennings, Ken Medlock, Tammy Blanchard, Jack McGee, ..
Release Year: 1979 Director: Sylvester Stallone Writer: Sylvester Stallone Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burt Young, Carl Weathers, Burgess Meredith, Tony Burton, Joe Spinelli, Sylvia Meals Moviegeek Sunday Classic #231, week 47 2018 Rocky Balboa (Sylvester Stallone) struggles to make ends meet for his family after his retirement, while the embarrassed champ Apollo Creed (Carl ..
Release Year: 1981 Director: Hugh Hudson Writer: Colin Welland (screenplay) Starring: Nicholas Farrell, Ian Charleson, Ben Cross, Nigel Havers, Daniel Gerroll, Ian Holm, John Gielgud, Lindsay Anderson, Nigel Davenport, Cheryl Campbell, Alice Krige, Dennis Christopher, Brad Davis, Patrick Magee, Peter Egan, David Yelland Rating: Won 4 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Costume Design, ..
Release year: 2004 Director: Clint Eastwood Screenwriter: Paul Haggis Starring: Clint Eastwood, Hilary Swank, Morgan Freeman, Jay Baruchel, Mike Colter, Anthony Mackie, Lucia Rijker, Brían F. O’Byrne Ratings: 4 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Actress (Hilary Swank), Best Supporting Actor (Morgan Freeman), Best Directing. 3 Oscar nominations: Best Actor (Clint Eastwood), Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Film ..
Release Year: 2015 Director: Ryan Coogler Writers: Ryan Coogler (screenplay & story), Aaron Covington (screenplay), Sylvester Stallone (based on characters created by) Starring: Michael B. Jordan, Sylvester Stallone, Tessa Thompson, Phylicia Rashad, Andre Ward, Tony Bellew, Ritchie Coster, Jacob Duran, Graham McTavish, Malik Bazille The young director Ryan Coogler impressed with his début feature film ..
Release Year: 2014 Director: Ivan Reitman Writers: Scott Rothman, Rajiv Joseph Starring: Kevin Costner, Jennifer Garner, Chadwick Boseman, Denis Leary, Frank Langhella, Griffin Newman, Ellen Burstyn, David Ramsey, Terry Crews, Chi McBride, Timothy Somins, Christopher Mele Team manager Sonny Weaver’s career is hanging by a thread as the annual NFL draft draws near. Problems in ..
Release year: 1961 Director: Robert Rossen Screenwriter: Sidney Carroll, Robert Rossen, Walter Tevis (based on the novel by) Starring: Paul Newman, Jackie Gleason, Piper Laurie, George C. Scott, Myron McCormick, Murray Hamilton, Michael Constantine Ratings: 2 Oscars (Best Black-and-White Cinematography, Best Black-and-White Art Direction), 7 Oscar nominations: Best Picture, Best Actor (Paul Newman), Best Actress ..
Release Year: 1976 Director: John G. Avildsen Writer: Sylvester Stallone Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burt Young, Carl Weathers, Burgess Meredith, Thayer David, Joe Spinell Ratting: Won 3 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Editing. Nominated for 7 Oscars: Best Actor (Sylvester Stallone), Best Actress (Talia Shire), Best Supporting Actor (Burgess Meredith), Best Supporting Actor ..
Release Year: 1963 Director: Lindsay Anderson Writer: David Storey (based on his novel This Sporting Life) Starring: Richard Harris, Rachel Roberts, Alan Bladel, William Hartnell, Colin Blakely, Vanda Godsell, Anne Cunningham, Jack Watson, Arthur Lowe Rating: Nominated for 2 Oscar: Best Actor (Richard Harris), Best Actress (Rachel Roberts). Nominated for 2 Golden Globes: Best Actress ..
Release Year: 2014 Director: Bennett Miller Writers: E. Max Frye (screenplay), Dan Futterman (screenplay) Starring: Steve Carell, Channing Tatum, Mark Ruffalo, Vanessa Redgrave, Sienna Miller Rating: Nominated for 5 OScars: Best Director, Best Actor (Steve Carell), Best Supporting Actor (Mark Ruffalo), Best Original Screenplay, Best Makeup and Hairstyling. Nominated for 3 Golden Globes: Best Picture ..