Encanto (2021)

JARED BUSH, BYRON HOWARD Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB USA/Colombia, 2021. Walt Disney Animation Studios, Walt Disney Pictures. Story by Jared Bush, Byron Howard, Charise Castro Smith, Jason Hand, Nancy Kruse, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Screenplay by Charise Castro Smith, Jared Bush. Cinematography by Alessandro Jacomini, Daniel Rice, Nathan Warner. Produced by Yvett Merino, Clark Spencer….

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Bang The Drum Slowly (1973)

JOHN D. HANCOCK Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 1973.  ANJS, Dibs Partnership, Paramount Pictures.  Screenplay by Mark Harris, based on his novel.  Cinematography by Richard Shore.  Produced by Lois Rosenfield, Maurice Rosenfield.  Music by Stephen Lawrence.  Production Design by Robert Gundlach.  Costume Design by Domingo A. Rodriguez.  Film Editing by Richard Marks.   Touching film about the friendship between two baseball players on a…

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Me And You And Everyone We Know (2005)

MIRANDA JULY Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  USA/United Kingdom, 2005.  IFC Films, FilmFour.  Screenplay by Miranda July.  Cinematography by Chuy Chavez.  Produced by Gina Kwon.  Music by Michael Andrews.  Production Design by Aran Mann.  Costume Design by Christie Wittenborn.  Film Editing by Andrew Dickler, Charles Ireland.   The secret longings of a very diverse group of people are the focus of this sometimes imaginative but…

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Three Amigos (1986)

JOHN LANDIS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.   USA, 1986.  L.A. Films, Home Box Office.  Screenplay by Steve Martin, Lorne Michaels, Randy Newman.  Cinematography by Ronald W. Browne.  Produced by George Folsey Jr., Lorne Michaels.  Music by Elmer Bernstein.  Production Design by Richard Sawyer.  Costume Design by Deborah Nadoolman.  Film Editing by Malcolm Campbell. Three silent film actors (Steve Martin, Martin Short, Chevy…

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Losin’ It (1983)

CURTIS HANSON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  Canada/USA, 1983.  Tiberius Film Productions, Tijuana Productions.  Story by Bill L. Norton, Bryan Gindoff, Screenplay by Bill L. Norton.  Cinematography by Gilbert Taylor.  Produced by Bryan Gindoff, Hannah Hempstead.  Music by Kenneth Wannberg.  Production Design by Robb Wilson King.  Costume Design by Joanna Palace.  Film Editing by Richard Halsey.   Familiar eighties silliness as four teenagers…

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Larger Than Life (1996)

HOWARD FRANKLIN Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BB.5.  USA, 1996.  United Artists Pictures, Trilogy Entertainment Group, RCS, Majestic Films International, TRM.  Story by Pen Densham, Garry Williams, Screenplay by Roy Blount Jr..  Cinematography by Elliot Davis.  Produced by Pen Densham, Richard Barton Lewis, John Watson.  Music by Miles Goodman.  Production Design by Marcia Hinds.  Costume Design by Jane Robinson.  Film Editing by Sidney…

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Mr. Wrong (1996)

NICK CASTLE Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BB.5.  USA, 1996.  Mandeville Films, Marty Katz Productions, Touchstone Pictures.  Screenplay by Chris Matheson, Kerry Ehrin, Craig Munson.  Cinematography by John Schwartzman.  Produced by Marty Katz.  Music by Craig Safan.  Production Design by Doug Kraner.  Costume Design by Ingrid Ferrin.  Film Editing by Patrick Kennedy.   Ellen DeGeneres is funny in this flat comedy by Nick Castle, about…

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