The Crazies (1973)

GEORGE A. ROMERO Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB. Alternate Title: Code Name: Trixie USA, 1973. Pittsburgh Films. Screenplay by George A. Romero, based on a script by Paul McCullough. Cinematography by S. William Hinzman. Produced by Al Croft. Music by Bruce Roberts. Film Editing by George A. Romero. George Romero reimagines Night of the…

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Ganja & Hess (1973)

BILL GUNN Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5. USA, 1973. Kelly/Jordan Enterprises. Screenplay by Bill Gunn. Cinematography by James E. Hinton. Produced by Chiz Schultz. Music by Sam L. Waymon. Production Design by Tom H. John. Costume Design by Scott Barrie. Film Editing by Victor Kanefsky. The late Bill Gunn directed this still beloved cult…

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Summer Wishes, Winter Dreams (1973)

GILBERT CATES Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.5.  USA, 1973.  Rastar Pictures, Bright-Persky Associates.  Screenplay by Stewart Stern.  Cinematography by Gerald Hirschfeld.  Produced by Jack Brodsky, Gilbert Cates.  Music by Johnny Mandel.  Production Design by Peter Dohanos.  Costume Design by Anna Hill Johnstone.   Film Editing by Sidney Katz.   Academy Awards 1973.  Golden Globe Awards 1973. …

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Breezy (1973)

CLINT EASTWOOD Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5.  USA, 1973.  The Malpaso Company.  Screenplay by Jo Heims.   Cinematography by Frank Stanley.  Produced by Robert Daley.  Music by Michel Legrand.  Production Design by Alexander Golitzen.  Costume Design by Joanne Haas, Glenn Wright.  Film Editing by Ferris Webster.  Golden Globe Awards 1973. One of Clint Eastwood’s more…

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A Doll’s House (1973)

JOSEPH LOSEY Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.  United Kingdom/France, 1973.  World Film Services.   Screenplay by David Mercer, Michael Meyer, based on the play by Henrik Ibsen.   Cinematography by Gerry Fisher.    Produced by Joseph Losey.  Music by Michel Legrand.   Production Design by Eileen Diss.   Costume Design by John Furniss.    Film Editing by Reginald…

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O Lucky Man! (1973)

LINDSAY ANDERSON Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5.  United Kingdom/USA, 1973.  Memorial Enterprises, Sam.  Screenplay by David Sherwin, based on an idea by Malcolm McDowell.  Cinematography by Miroslav Ondricek.  Produced by Lindsay Anderson, Michael Medwin.  Music by Alan Price.  Production Design by Jocelyn Herbert. Costume Design by Elsa Fennell.  Film Editing by David Gladwell.  Cannes…

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A Slightly Pregnant Man (1973)

JACQUES DEMY Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.5. Original Title: L’événement le plus important depuis que l’homme a marché sur la Lune France/Italy, 1973.  Lira Films, Roas Produzioni.  Screenplay by Jacques Demy.  Cinematography by Andreas Winding.  Music by Michel Legrand.  Production Design by Bernard Evein.  Costume Design by Gitt Magrini.  Film Editing by Anne-Marie Cotret….

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The Three Musketeers (1973)

RICHARD LESTER Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBBB.    USA/Spain/Panama/United Kingdom, 1973.  Alexander Michael and Ilya Salkind Productions, Film Trust S.A..  Screenplay by George MacDonald Fraser, based on the novel by Alexandre Dumas.  Cinematography by David Watkin.  Produced by Ilya Salkind.  Music by Michel Legrand.  Production Design by Brian Eatwell.  Costume Design by Yvonne Blake. …

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Lisa And The Devil (1973)

MARIO BAVA Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.   Original title:  Lisa e il diavolo Italy/West Germany/Spain/USA, 1973.  Leone International.  Screenplay by Mario Bava, Alfredo Leone.  Cinematography by Cecilio Paniagua.  Produced by Alfredo Leone.  Music by Carlo Savina.  Production Design by Nedo Azzini.  Film Editing by Carlo Reali.   Elke Sommer is terrific as a tourist visiting Spain who is distracted from her walking tour…

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Save The Tiger (1973)

JOHN G. AVILDSEN Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.   USA, 1973.  Filmways Pictures, Cirandinha Productions, Jalem Productions.  Screenplay by Steve Shagan.  Cinematography by James Crabe.  Produced by Martin Ransohoff, Steve Shagan.  Music by Marvin Hamlisch.  Production Design by Jack T. Collis.  Costume Design by John A. Anderson.  Film Editing by David Bretherton.  Academy Awards 1973.  Golden Globe Awards 1973. Screenwriter Steve Shagan barely conceals his…

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Night Watch (1973)

BRIAN G. HUTTON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.   United Kingdom/USA, 1973.  Brut Productions, Nightwatch Films.  Screenplay by Tony Williamson, additional dialogue by Evan Jones, based on the play by Lucille Fletcher.  Cinematography by Billy Williams.  Produced by George W. George, Martin Poll, Barnard Straus.  Music by John Cameron.  Production Design by Peter Murton.  Costume Design by Yvonne Blake.  Film Editing by John Jympson. The…

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Theatre of Blood (1973)

DOUGLAS HICKOX Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.   United Kingdom, 1973.  Harbour Productions Limited, Cineman Productions.  Idea by Stanley Mann, John Kohn, Screenplay by Anthony Greville-Bell.  Cinematography by Wolfgang Suschitzky.  Produced by John Kohn, Stanley Mann.  Music by Michael J. Lewis.  Production Design by Michael Seymour.  Costume Design by Michael Baldwin.  Film Editing by Malcolm Cooke. For anyone who thinks that Shakespeare is meant…

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