Justice League (2017)

ZACK SNYDER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.   USA/United Kingdom/Canada, 2017.  Atlas Entertainment, Cruel & Unusual Films, DC Comics, DC Entertainment, Dune Entertainment, Lensbern Productions, Warner Bros..  Story by Chris Terrio, Zack Snyder, Screenplay by Chris Terrio, Joss Whedon, based on Superman created by Jerry Siegel, Joe Shuster, Justice League of America created by Gardner Fox, Batman created by…

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Batman v Superman: Dawn Of Justice (2016)

ZACK SNYDER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.   USA, 2016.  Warner Bros., Atlas Entertainment, Cruel & Unusual Films, DC Comics, DC Entertainment, RatPac-Dune Entertainment.  Screenplay by Chris Terrio, David S. Goyer, based on Batman created by Bob Kane, Bill Finger, and Superman created by Jerry Siegel, Joe Shuster.  Cinematography by Larry Fong.  Produced by Charles Roven, Deborah Snyder.  Music by Junkie XL,…

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What Dreams May Come (1998)

VINCENT WARD Bil’s rating (out of 5):  B.5.  USA/New Zealand, 1998.  PolyGram Filmed Entertainment, Interscope Communications, Metafilmics.  Screenplay by Ronald Bass, based on the novel by Richard Matheson. Cinematography by Eduardo Serra.  Produced by Barnet Bain.  Music by Michael Kamen.  Production Design by Eugenio Zanetti.  Costume Design by Yvonne Blake.  Film Editing by David Brenner, Maysie Hoy.  Academy Awards 1998.   Robin Williams plays a happy family…

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The Aristocrats (2005)

PAUL PROVENZA Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  USA, 2005.  Mighty Cheese Productions.  Produced by Peter Adam Golden.  Music by Gary Stockdale.  Film Editing by Emery Emery, Paul Provenza. New York Film Critics Awards 2005.  Online Film Critics Awards 2005.   Paul Provenza interviews dozens of comedians about a famous joke, loved among comedians, that provides a sort of jazzy…

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Lolita (1997)

ADRIAN LYNE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA/France, 1997.  Guild, Lolita Productions, Pathé.  Screenplay by Stephen Schiff, based on the novel Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov.  Cinematography by Howard Atherton.  Produced by Mario Kassar, Joel B. Michaels.  Music by Ennio Morricone.  Production Design by Jon Hutman.  Costume Design by Judianna Makovsky.  Film Editing by David Brenner, Julie Monroe.  National Board of Review Awards 1998.   Vladimir…

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Kate And Leopold (2001)

JAMES MANGOLD Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 2001.  Konrad Pictures, Miramax.  Story by Steven Rogers, Screenplay by James Mangold, Steven Rogers.  Cinematography by Stuart Dryburgh.  Produced by Cathy Konrad.  Music by Rolfe Kent.  Production Design by Mark Friedberg.  Costume Design by Donna Zakowska.  Film Editing by David Brenner.  Academy Awards 2001.  Golden Globe Awards 2001. You have to be quite the humbug…

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Identity (2003)

JAMES MANGOLD Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 2003.  Columbia Pictures Corporation, Konrad Pictures.  Screenplay by Michael Cooney.  Cinematography by Phedon Papamichael.  Produced by Cathy Konrad.  Music by Alan Silvestri.  Production Design by Mark Friedberg.  Costume Design by Arianne Phillips.  Film Editing by David Brenner. In this adequately crafty thriller, ten strangers gather at a roadside motel during a violent thunderstorm that…

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The River Wild (1994)

CURTIS HANSON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 1994.  Universal Pictures, Turman-Foster Company, David Foster Productions.  Screenplay by Denis O’Neill.  Cinematography by Robert Elswit.  Produced by David Foster, Lawrence Turman.  Music by Jerry Goldsmith. Production Design by Bill Kenney.  Costume Design by Marlene Stewart.  Film Editing by David Brenner, Joe Hutshing.   Meryl Streep takes her husband (David Strathairn) and son (Joseph Mazzello) on…

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Pirates Of The Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)

ROB MARSHALL Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  USA, 2011.  Walt Disney Presents, Jerry Bruckheimer Films, Moving Picture Company.  Screen story and Screenplay by Ted Elliott, Terry Rossio, based on characters created by Ted Elliott, Terry Rossio, Stuart Beattie, Jay Wolpert, suggested by the novel On Stranger Tides by Tim Powers.  Cinematography by Dariusz Wolski.  Produced by Jerry Bruckheimer.  Music…

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The Doors (1991)

OLIVER STONE Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBB.  USA, 1991.  Bill Graham Films, Carolco International N.V., Carolco Pictures, Imagine Entertainment, Ixtlan.  Screenplay by Randall Johnson, Oliver Stone.  Cinematography by Robert Richardson.  Produced by Bill Graham, Sasha Harari, A. Kitman Ho.  Production Design by Barbara Ling.  Costume Design by Marlene Stewart.  Film Editing by David Brenner, Joe Hutshing.   Oliver Stone turns from his…

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Born On The Fourth Of July (1989)

OLIVER STONE Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBBB.  USA, 1989.  Ixtlan.  Screenplay by Oliver Stone, Ron Kovic, based on the book by Ron Kovic.  Cinematography by Robert Richardson.  Produced by A. Kitman Ho, Lope V. Juban Jr., Oliver Stone.  Music by John Williams.  Production Design by Bruno Rubeo.  Costume Design by Judy L. Ruskin.  Film Editing by David Brenner.   The second part of…

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The Day After Tomorrow (2004)

ROLAND EMMERICH Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 2004.  Twentieth Century Fox, Centropolis Entertainment, Lions Gate Films, Mark Gordon Productions.  Story by Roland Emmerich, Screenplay by Roland Emmerich, Jeffrey Nachmanoff.  Cinematography by Ueli Steiger.  Produced by Roland Emmerich, Mark Gordon.  Music by Harald Kloser.  Production Design by Barry Chusid.  Costume Design by Renee April.  Film Editing by David Brenner.   The world is coming…

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