The Gauntlet (1977)

CLINT EASTWOOD Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB USA, 1977. Warner Bros., The Malpaso Company. Screenplay by Michael Butler, Dennis Shryack. Cinematography by Rexford L. Metz. Produced by Robert Daley. Music by Jerry Fielding. Production Design by Allen E. Smith. Costume Design by Glenn Wright. Film Editing by Joel Cox, Ferris Webster. Director and star…

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Against All Odds (1984)

TAYLOR HACKFORD Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.5 USA, 1984. Columbia Pictures, New Visions, Columbia-Delphi Productions. Screenplay by Eric Hughes, based on the screenplay Out Of The Past by Daniel Mainwaring, adapted from his novel. Cinematography by Donald E. Thorin. Produced by William S. Gilmore, Taylor Hackford. Music by Larry Carlton, Michel Colombier. Production Design…

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First Blood (1982)

TED KOTCHEFF Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1982.  Anabasis N.V., Elcajo Productions.  Screenplay by Michael Kozoll, William Sackheim, Sylvester Stallone, based on the novel by David Morrell.  Cinematography by Andrew Laszlo.  Produced by Buzz Feitshans.  Music by Jerry Goldsmith.  Production Design by Wolf Kroeger.  Costume Design by Tom Bronson.  Film Editing by Joan E. Chapman.   Sylvester Stallone began his second impressive franchise following…

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Lucky You (2007)

CURTIS HANSON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  B.  USA/Australia, 2007.  Warner Bros., Village Roadshow Pictures, Deuce Three Productions, DiNovi Pictures, Lonely Film Productions GmbH & Co. KG.. Story by Eric Roth, Screenplay by Eric Roth, Curtis Hanson.  Cinematography by Peter Deming.  Produced by Denise Di Novi, Carol Fenelon, Curtis Hanson.  Music by Christopher Young.  Production Design by Clay A. Griffith.  Costume Design…

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The Parallax View (1974)

ALAN J. PAKULA Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1974.  Doubleday Productions, Gus, Harbor Productions.  Screenplay by David Giler, Lorenzo Semple Jr., based on the novel by Loren Singer.  Cinematography by Gordon Willis.  Produced by Alan J. Pakula.  Music by Michael Small.  Production Design by George Jenkins.  Costume Design by Frank L. Thompson.  Film Editing by John W. Wheeler.   Terrific paranoid thriller in…

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Back To The Future Part III (1990)

ROBERT ZEMECKIS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB USA, 1990.  Universal Pictures, Amblin Entertainment, U-Drive Productions.  Story by Robert Zemeckis, Bob Gale, Screenplay by Bob Gale, based on characters created by Robert Zemeckis, Bob Gale.  Cinematography by Dean Cundey.  Produced by Neil Canton, Bob Gale.  Music by Alan Silvestri.  Production Design by Rick Carter.  Costume Design by Joanna Johnston.  Film Editing by Harry Keramidas,…

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Looney Tunes: Back In Action (2003)

JOE DANTE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  Germany/USA, 2003.  Warner Bros. Animation, Baltimore Spring Creek Productions, Goldmann Pictures, Lonely Film Productions GmbH & Co. KG., Warner Bros. Feature Animation.  Screenplay by Larry Doyle.  Cinematography by Dean Cundey.  Produced by Bernie Goldmann, Joel Simon, Paula Weinstein.  Music by Jerry Goldsmith.  Production Design by Bill Brzeski.  Costume Design by Mary E. Vogt.  Film…

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The Green Mile (1999)

FRANK DARABONT Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB. USA, 1999.  Castle Rock Entertainment, Darkwoods Productions, Warner Bros..  Screenplay by Frank Darabont, based on the novel by Stephen King.  Cinematography by David Tattersall.  Produced by Frank Darabont, David Valdes.  Music by Thomas Newman.  Production Design by Terence Marsh.  Costume Design by Karyn Wagner.  Film Editing by Richard Francis-Bruce.   Beautifully filmed story that never really achieves…

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Deliverance (1972)

JOHN BOORMAN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.5.  USA, 1972.  Warner Bros., Elmer Enterprises.  Screenplay by James Dickey, based on his novel.  Cinematography by Vilmos Zsigmond.  Produced by John Boorman.  Music by Michael Addiss.  Production Design by Fred Harpman.  Costume Design by Bucky Rous.  Film Editing by Tom Priestley.   The movie that still has heterosexual men shaking in their boots every time they hear…

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