Wildlife (2018)

PAUL DANO Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.  USA, 2018.  June Pictures, Nine Stories Productions, Sight Unseen Pictures.  Screenplay by Paul Dano, Zoe Kazan, based on the book by Richard Ford.  Cinematography by Diego García.  Produced by Paul Dano, Andrew Duncan, Jake Gyllenhaal, Riva Marker, Oren Moverman, Ann Ruark, Alex Saks.  Music by David Lang.  Production Design by Akin McKenzie.  Costume Design by…

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When Tomorrow Comes (1939)

JOHN M. STAHL Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.  USA, 1939.  Universal Pictures.  Screenplay by Dwight Taylor, based on the story A Modern Cinderella by James M. Cain.  Cinematography by John J. Mescall.  Produced by John M. Stahl.  Music by Frank Skinner.  Production Design by Jack Otterson.  Costume Design by Vera West.  Film Editing by Milton Carruth.  Academy Awards 1939.   Irene Dunne is a waitress…

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Widows (2018)

STEVE McQUEEN Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.  United Kingdom/USA, 2018.  Regency Enterprises, See-Saw Films, Film4, New Regency Pictures.  Screenplay by Gillian Flynn, Steve McQueen, based on the miniseries by Lynda La Plante.  Cinematography by Sean Bobbitt.  Produced by Iain Canning, Steve McQueen, Arnon Milchan, Emile Sherman.  Music by Hans Zimmer.  Production Design by Adam Stockhausen.  Costume Design by Jenny Eagan.  Film Editing by…

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Walk A Mile In My Pradas (2011)

JOEY SYLVESTER Bil’s rating (out of 5): 0.  USA, 2011.  Walk A Mile Productions, Dream It Productions, FROST Pictures.  Screenplay by Rick Karatas, Tom Archdeacon.  Cinematography by Aaron Moorhead.  Produced by Tom Archdeacon, Rick Karatas, Joey Sylvester.  Music by Andrew Markus.   Production Design by Michelle Leroy.  Costume Design by Stephanie Strate.  Film Editing by Jeffrey Reid.  Podcast:  Bad Gay Movies Concept comedy when performed…

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Where Is Kyra? (2017)

ANDREW DOSUNMU Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.  United Kingdom/USA, 2017. Big Indie Pictures, Killer Films, Little Minx, Oldgarth Media.  Story by Andrew Dosunmu, Darci Picoult, Screenplay by Darci Picoult.  Cinematography by Bradford Young.  Produced by David Hinojosa, Rhea Scott, Christine Vachon.  Music by Philip Miller.  Production Design by Lucio Seixas.  Costume Design by Mobolaji Dawodu.  Film Editing by Oriana Soddu. Michelle Pfeiffer…

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A Wedding Most Strange (2011)

TREVOR GARLICK Bil’s rating (out of 5): 0.  United Kingdom, 2011.  Trinity X Productions.  Screenplay by Trevor Garlick.  Cinematography by Taina Galis.  Produced by Trevor Garlick.  Music by John O’Connell.  Production Design by Celina Norris.  Costume Design by Zaba’ish.  Film Editing by Stephen Hedley, Michael Pentney.  Podcast: Bad Gay Movies.  A recently divorced gay man has to get remarried quickly if he is to inherit…

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Windrider (1986)

VINCENT MONTON Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.5.  Australia, 1986.  Barron Entertainment, Bush Christmas Productions Pty. Ltd..  Screenplay by Everett De Roche, Bonnie Harris.  Cinematography by Joseph Pickering.  Produced by Paul D. Barron.  Music by Kevin Peek.  Production Design by Phil Peters.  Costume Design by Noel Howell.  Film Editing by John Scott. Nicole Kidman has her first adult role in this forgettable…

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The Wound (Inxeba) (2017)

JOHN TRENGOVE Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBB.  South Africa/Germany/Netherlands/France, 2017.  Riva Filmproduktion, Das Kleine Fernsehspiel, ZDF/Arte, OAK Motion Pictures, Cool Take Pictures, Deuxieme Ligne Films, Sampek Productions, Edition Salzgeber, Figjam Entertainment, Urucu Media.  Screenplay by Malusi Bengu, Thando Mgqolozana, John Trengove, based on the novel A Man Who Is Not A Man by Thando Mgzolozana.  Cinematography by Paul Ozgur.  Produced by Cait…

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Winchester (2018)

MICHAEL SPIERIG, PETER SPIERIG Bil’s rating (out of 5):  B.  Australia/USA, 2018.  Blacklab Entertainment, Imagination Design Works.  Screenplay by Tom Vaughan, Michael Spierig, Peter Spierig.  Cinematography by Ben Nott.  Produced by Tim McGahan, Brett Tomberlin.  Music by Peter Spierig.  Production Design by Matthew Putland.  Costume Design by Wendy Cork.  Film Editing by Matt Villa.  A psychiatrist whose career has seen better days (Jason Clarke) is…

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The White Cliffs Of Dover (1944)

CLARENCE BROWN Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBB.  USA, 1944.  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.  Screenplay by Claudine West, Jan Lustig, George Froeschel, additional poetry by Robert Nathan, based on the poem by Alice Duer Miller.  Cinematography by George J. Folsey.  Produced by Clarence Brown, Sidney Franklin.  Music by Herbert Stothart.  Production Design by Cedric Gibbons.  Costume Design by Gile Steele.  Film Editing by Robert Kern.  Academy Awards 1944.  …

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A Walk With Love And Death (1969)

JOHN HUSTON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 1969.  Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation.  Screenplay by Dale Wasserman, based on the novel by Hans Koningsberger.  Cinematography by Edward Scaife.  Produced by Carter DeHaven, John Huston.  Music by Georges Delerue.  Production Design by Stephen B. Grimes.  Costume Design by Leonor Fini.  Film Editing by Russell Lloyd.   John Huston casts his daughter Anjelica in her movie debut…

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Where Is The Friend’s Home? (Khane-ye Doust Kodjast?) (1987)

ABBAS KIAROSTAMI Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  Iran, 1987.  Kanun parvaresh fekri.  Screenplay by Abbas Kiarostami.  Cinematography by Farhad Saba.  Produced by Ali Reza Zarrin.  Music by Amine Allah Hessine.  Film Editing by Abbas Kiarostami.   After a little boy is chastised in the local village school for doing his homework on scrap paper instead of in his assigned notebook, his classmate Ahmed accidentally…

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