A Nightmare On Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge (1985)

JACK SHOLDER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.  USA, 1985.  New Line Cinema, Heron Communications, Smart Egg Pictures, Second Elm Street Venture.  Screenplay by David Chaskin, based on characters created by Wes Craven.  Cinematography by Jacques Haitkin, Christopher Tufty.  Produced by Robert Shaye.  Music by Christopher Young.  Production Design by Gregg Fonseca.  Costume Design by Gail Viola.  Film Editing by Bob Brady, Arline Garson.  Podcast:  Bad … More A Nightmare On Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge (1985)

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Peyton Place

MARK ROBSON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1957.  Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Jerry Wald Productions.  Screenplay by John Michael Hayes, based on the novel by Grace Metalious.  Cinematography by William C. Mellor.  Produced by Jerry Wald.  Music by Franz Waxman.  Production Design by Jack Martin Smith, Lyle R. Wheeler.  Costume Design by Adele Palmer.  Film Editing by David Bretherton, James B. Clark.  Academy … More Peyton Place

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Bus Stop

BBBB (out of 5) Marilyn Monroe‘s first film after returning from studying at the Actors Studio in New York City was this excellent comedy-drama directed by Joshua Logan. Don Murray gives a great deal of wide-eyed relish to his role as a young rancher from out west who goes to a town for the first … More Bus Stop

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Just Cause

BB.5 (out of 5) Sean Connery is a long-in-the-tooth law professor who decides to help out a death row inmate (Blair Underwood) on trial for murder because something tells him that the guy is worth helping. Searching the entire state of Florida to find clues as to the original evidence of murder, he seeks the Hannibal … More Just Cause

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Blue Velvet

BBBBB (out of 5) Despite already being an Academy Award nominee (for The Elephant Man) and popular among the art-house crowd (for Eraserhead), David Lynch’s career as master of the attractively strange began with this fantastic, modern punk-ish film noir.  Kyle MacLachlan is the picture of youthful American perfection as a young man who works … More Blue Velvet

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