The Gentlemen (2019)

GUY RITCHIE Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.    USA, 2019.  Miramax.  Story by Guy Ritchie, Ivan Atkinson, Marn Davies, Screenplay by Guy Ritchie.  Cinematography by Alan Stewart.  Produced by Ivan Atkinson, Bill Block, Guy Ritchie.  Music by Christopher Benstead.  Production Design by Gemma Jackson.  Costume Design by Michael Wilkinson.  Film Editing by James Herbert….

Rate this:

Paddington 2 (2017)

PAUL KING Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.   United Kingdom/France/USA, 2017.  StudioCanal, Anton Capital Entertainment, Amazon Prime Instant Video, Canal+, Cine+, Heyday Films, Marmalade Films Ltd..  Screenplay by Paul King, Simon Farnaby, based on Paddington Bear created by Michael Bond.  Cinematography by Erik Wilson.  Produced by David Heyman.  Music by Dario Marianelli.  Production Design by Gary Williamson. Costume Design by Lindy Hemming.  Film…

Rate this:

Florence Foster Jenkins (2016)

STEPHEN FREARS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.   United Kingdom, 2016.  Qwerty Films, Pathe Pictures International, BBC Films.  Screenplay by Nicholas Martin.  Cinematography by Danny Cohen.  Produced by Michael Kuhn, Tracey Seaward.  Music by Alexandre Desplat.  Production Design by Alan MacDonald.  Costume Design by Consolata Boyle.  Film Editing by Valerio Bonelli.  Academy Awards 2016.  European Film Awards 2016.   Golden Globe Awards 2016. Screen Actors Guild Awards…

Rate this:

The Man From U.N.C.L.E. (2015)

GUY RITCHIE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.   USA, 2015.  Warner Bros., RatPac-Dune Entertainment, Wigram Productions, Davis Entertainment.  Story by Jeff Kleeman, David C. Wilson, Guy Ritchie, Lionel Wigram, Screenplay by Guy Ritchie, Lionel Wigram, based on the television series by Sam Rolfe.  Cinematography by John Mathieson.  Produced by Steve Clark-Hall, John Davis, Guy Ritchie, Lionel Wigram.  Music by Daniel Pemberton.  Production…

Rate this:

The Rewrite (2014)

MARC LAWRENCE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 2014.  Castle Rock Entertainment, Resnick Interactive Development.  Screenplay by Marc Lawrence.  Cinematography by Jonathan Brown.  Produced by Liz Glotzer.  Music by Clyde Lawrence.  Production Design by Ola Maslik.  Costume Design by Gary Jones.  Film Editing by Ken Eluto. Hugh Grant plays an Oscar winning screenwriter whose career has seen better days; he hasn’t had a…

Rate this:

Cloud Atlas (2012)

LILLY WACHOWSKI, LANA WACHOWSKI, TOM TYKWER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  Germany/USA/Hong Kong/Singapore, 2012.  Cloud Atlas Productions, X-Filme Creative Pool, Anarchos Pictures, A Company Filmproduktionsgesellschaft, ARD Degeto Film, Ascension Pictures, Dreams of Dragon Picture, Five Drops, Media Asia Group.  Written for the screen by Lana Wachowski, Tom Tykwer, Lilly Wachowski, based on the novel by David Mitchell.  Cinematography by…

Rate this:

Rowing With The Wind (1988)

GONZALO SUAREZ Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  Original title:  Remando Al Viento Spain, 1988.  Compañía Iberoamericana de TV, Ditirambo Films, Viking Films.  Screenplay by Gonzalo Suarez.  Cinematography by Carlos Suarez.  Produced by Andrés Vicente Gómez.  Music by Alejandro Masso.  Production Design by Wolfgang Burmann.  Costume Design by Yvonne Blake.  Film Editing by José Salcedo.   Produced in Spain with English actors and dialogue, this is another foray…

Rate this:

Bridget Jones’s Diary (2001)

SHARON MAGUIRE Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBBB.5.  United Kingdom/France, 2001.  Miramax, Universal Pictures, StudioCanal, Working Title Films, Little Bird.  Screenplay by Helen Fielding, Andrew Davies, Richard Curtis, based on the novel by Helen Fielding.  Cinematography by Stuart Dryburgh.  Produced by Tim Bevan, Jonathan Cavendish, Eric Fellner.  Music by Patrick Doyle.  Production Design by Gemma Jackson.  Costume Design by Rachael Fleming.  Film Editing by…

Rate this:

Mickey Blue Eyes (1999)

KELLY MAKIN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  United Kingdom/USA, 1999.  Castle Rock Entertainment, Polygram Filmed Entertainment, Simian Films.  Screenplay by Adam Scheinman, Robert Kuhn.  Cinematography by Donald E. Thorin.  Produced by Elizabeth Hurley, Charles Mulvehill.  Music by Basil Poledouris.  Production Design by Gregory P. Keen.  Costume Design by Ellen Mirojnick.  Film Editing by David Freeman.   Hugh Grant‘s charm and some extremely hilarious moments…

Rate this:

The Pirates! Band Of Misfits (2012)

PETER LORD Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBBB Alternate title:  The Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists! United Kingdom/USA, 2012.  Columbia Pictures Corporation, Sony Pictures Animation, Aardman Animations.  Screenplay by Gideon Defoe, based on his book.  Cinematography by Frank Passingham.  Produced by Julie Lockhart, Peter Lord, David Sproxton.  Music by Theodore Shapiro.  Production Design by Norman Garwood.  Film Editing by Justin Krish.  Academy Awards 2012….

Rate this:

Impromptu (1991)

JAMES LAPINE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  United Kingdom/France, 1991.  C.L.G. Films, Governor Productions, Les Films Ariane, Sovereign Pictures.  Screenplay by Sarah Kernochan.  Cinematography by Bruno de Keyzer.  Produced by Stuart Oken, Daniel A. Sherkow.  Music by John Strauss.  Production Design by Gerard Daoudal, Anne Seibel.  Costume Design by Jenny Beaven.  Film Editing by Michael Ellis.   For some, the idea of making up…

Rate this:

Music And Lyrics (2007)

MARC LAWRENCE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  USA, 2007.  Castle Rock Entertainment, Village Roadshow Pictures, Reserve Room, Flower Films.  Screenplay by Marc Lawrence.  Cinematography by Xavier Perez Grobet.  Produced by Liz Glotzer, Martin Shafer.  Music by Adam Schlesinger.  Production Design by Jane Musky.  Costume Design by Susan Lyall.  Film Editing by Susan E. Morse. Marc Lawrence has made a fictional romantic-comedy that explores…

Rate this: