House on Haunted Hill

House on Haunted Hill


House on Haunted Hill

Release Year: 1959 Director: William Castle Writer: Rob White Starring: Vincent Price, Carol Ohmart, Richard Long, Alan Marshall, Carolyn Craig, Elisha Cook, Julie Mitchum, Leona Anderson, Howard Hoffman Moviegeek Sunday Classic #328, week 42 2020 Eccentric millionaire Frederick Loren (Vincent Price) invites a group of strangers to stay i a haunted house. If they last ..

The Old Dark House

The Old Dark House


The Old Dark House

Release year: 1932 Director: James Whale Screenplay: Benn W. Levy, J.B. Priestly (based on the novel by) Starring: Boris Karloff, Melvyn Douglas, Charles Laughton, Gloria Stuart, Lilian Bond, Ernest Thesiger, Eva Moore, Raymond Massey Moviegeek Sunday Classic #327, week 41 2020  During a horrible storm five strangers seek shelter in the gloomy mansion of the ..

The Cat and the Canary (1927)

The Cat and the Canary (1927)


The Cat and the Canary (1927)

Release Year: 1927 Director: Paul Leni Writers: Robert F. Hill (adaptation), Alfred A. Cohn (adaptation & scenario), Walter Anthony (titles), Edward J. Montagne (story supervision), John Willard (based on his 1922 stage play The Cat and the Canary) Starring: Laura La Plante, Creighton Hale, Forrest Stanley, Tully Marshall, Gertrude Astor, Flore Finch, Arthur Edmund Carewe, ..

The House of Fear (1945)

The House of Fear (1945)


The House of Fear (1945)

Release year: 1945 Director: Roy William Neill Screenwriter: Roy Chanslor, Arthur Conan Doyle (based in the story ’The Adventure of the Five Orange Pips’ by) Starring: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Aubrey Mather, Dennis Hoey, Paul Cavanagh, Holmes Herbert, Harry Cording, Gavin Muir Moviegeek Sunday Classic #325, week 39 2020 A group of men starts dying, ..

The Incredible Shrinking Man

The Incredible Shrinking Man


The Incredible Shrinking Man

Release year: 1957 Director: Jack Arnold Screenwriter: Richard Matheson (based on his novel) Starring: Grant Williams, Randy Stuart, April Kent, Paul Langton, Raymond Bailey, William Schallert  Moviegeek Sunday Classic #324, week 38 2020  Six months after being exposed to a mysterious mist, Scott (Williams) finds his clothes is suddenly to big for him. After seeing ..

The Sin of Harold Diddlebock

The Sin of Harold Diddlebock


The Sin of Harold Diddlebock

Release Year: 1947 Director: Preston Sturgess Writer: Preston Sturgess Starring: Harold Lloyd, Frances Ramsden, Jimmy Conlin, Raymond Walburn, Rudy Vallee, Edgar Kennedy, Arline Judge  Moviegeek Sunday Classic #323, week 37 2020 Twenty years after his promising performance at a football match, mild-mannered clerk Harold Diddlebock (Harold Lloyd) is stuck in a rut until he is ..

On the Riviera

On the Riviera


On the Riviera

Release year: 1951 Director: Walter Lang Screenwriter: Valentine Davies, Phoebe Ephron, Henry Ephron, Rudolph Lothar (based on the play ‘The Red Cat’ by) Starring: Danny Kaye, Gene Tierney, Corinne Calvet, Marcel Dalio, Jean Murat, Henri Letondal, Clinton Sundberg  Ratings: 2 Oscar nominations: Best Art Direction, Best Music  Moviegeek Sunday Classic #322, week 36 2020  When ..

Marnie

Marnie


Marnie

Release Year: 1964 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Writers: Jay Presson Allen (screenplay), Winston Graham (based on his 1961 novel Marnie) Starring: Tippi Hedren, Sean Connery, Louise Latham, Diane Baker, Alan Napier, Mariette Hartley, Martin Gabel, S. John Launer, Bob Sweeney, Milton Selzer, Bruce Dern Moviegeek Sunday Classic #321, week 35 2020 The young and wealthy Mark ..

Ordinary People

Ordinary People


Ordinary People

Release Year: 1980 Director: Robert Redford Writers: Alvin Sargent (screenplay), Judith Guest (based on her 1976 novel Ordinary People) Starring: Donald Sutherland, Mary Tyler Moore, Timothy Hutton, Judd Hirsch, Elizabeth McGovern, M. Emmet Walsh, Dinah Manoff, Fredric Lehne, Rating: Won 4 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Supporting Actor (Timothy Hutton), Best Adapted Screenplay. Nominated for ..

Cactus Flower

Cactus Flower


Cactus Flower

Release year: 1969 Director: Gene Saks Screenwriter: Abe Murrows (based on the stage play by), I.A.L. Diamond Starring: Walter Matthau, Ingrid Bergman, Goldie Hawn, Jack Weston, Rick Lenz, Vito Scotti, Irene Hervey, Eve Bruce Ratings: 1 Oscar: best Supporting Actress (Goldie Hawn), 1 Golden Globe: Best Supporting Actress (Goldie Hawn), 4 Golden Globe nominations: Best ..

The Kid (1921)

The Kid (1921)


The Kid (1921)

Release Year: 1921 Director: Charlie Chaplin Writer: Charlie Chaplin Starring: Charlie Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Jackie Coogan, Carl Miller, Albert Austin, Nellie Bly Baker Moviegeek Sunday Classic #319, week 31 2020 The Tramp (Charlie Chaplin) finds an orphan boy and cares for him, but events five years later threatens that relationship. Chaplin’s impact on cinema is hard ..

A Matter of Life and Death

A Matter of Life and Death


A Matter of Life and Death

Release year:1946 Director: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger Screenwriter: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger Starring: David Niven, Kim Hunter, Roger Livesey, Robert Coote, Joan Maude, Abraham Sofaer, Raymond Massey, Edwin Max, Marius Goring An English pilot unexplainingly survives jumping from a plane without parachute, cheats death and falls in love with an American woman (Hunter). When he ..