Cotton Comes to Harlem (1970)

OSSIE DAVIS Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB USA, 1970. Formosa Productions. Screenplay by Arnold Perl, Ossie Davis, based on the novel by Chester Himes. Cinematography by Gerald Hirschfeld. Produced by Samuel Goldwyn Jr.. Music by Galt MacDermot. Production Design by Emanuel Gerard. Costume Design by Anna Hill Johnstone. Film Editing by Robert Q. Lovett….

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Fortune And Men’s Eyes (1971)

HARVEY HART Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  Canada/USA, 1971.  Cinemex, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.  Screenplay by John Herbert, based on his play.  Cinematography by Georges Dufaux.  Produced by Lewis M. Allen, Lester Persky.  Music by Galt MacDermot.  Production Design by Earl G. Preston.  Costume Design by Marcel Carpenter.  Film Editing by Douglas Robertson.   Tacky adaptation of John Herbert’s play takes place inside a prison, where…

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Hair (1979)

MILOS FORMAN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA/West Germany, 1979.  CIP Filmproduktion GmbH.  Screenplay by Michael Weller, from the musical book by Gerome Ragni, James Rado.  Cinematography by Miroslav Ondricek.  Produced by Michael Butler, Lester Persky.  Music by Galt MacDermot.  Production Design by Stuart Wurtzel.  Costume Design by Ann Roth.  Film Editing by Alan Heim, Lynzee Klingman, Stanley Warnow.   The energy is tangible in…

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