That Thing You Do!

BBBB (out of 5) Tom Hanks makes a notable directorial debut with this brilliantly edited, perfectly cast musical comedy. The story centres around a group of four friends in the sixties who form a band called The Wonders and, with their main song ‘That Thing You Do’, climb to the top of the American music…

Rate this:

Porky’s II: The Next Day (1983)

BOB CLARK Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  Canada/USA, 1983.  Simon / Reeves / Landsburg Productions, Astral Bellevue Pathé.  Screenplay by Bob Clark, Roger Swaybill, Alan Ormsby, based on characters created by Bob Clark.  Cinematography by Reginald H. Morris.  Produced by Don Carmody,  Carl Zittrer.  Music by Carl Zittrer.  Production Design by Fred Price.  Costume Design by Mary E. McLeod.  Film Editing by Stan…

Rate this:

Gloria (1980)

JOHN CASSAVETES Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1980.  Columbia Pictures Corporation.  Screenplay by John Cassavetes.  Cinematography by Fred Schuler.  Produced by Sam Shaw.  Music by Bill Conti.  Production Design by Rene D’Auriac.  Costume Design by Peggy Farrell, Emanuel Ungaro.  Film Editing by George C. Villasenor.  Academy Awards 1980.  Golden Globe Awards 1980. Every once in a while, in between making epic movies…

Rate this: