Farewell, My Lovely (1975)

DICK RICHARDS Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB USA, 1975. EK, ITC Films. Screenplay by David Zelag Goodman, based on the novel by Raymond Chandler. Cinematography by John A. Alonzo. Produced by Jerry Bruckheimer, George Pappas. Music by David Shire. Production Design by Dean Tavoularis. Costume Design by Sandy Berke Jordan, G. Tony Scarano. Film…

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Raise The Titanic (1980)

JERRY JAMESON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  B.   United Kingdom/USA, 1980.  ITC Films.  Screenplay by Adam Kennedy, adaptation by Eric Hughes, based on the novel by Clive Cussler.  Cinematography by Matthew F. Leonetti.  Produced by William Frye.  Music by John Barry.  Production Design by John DeCuir.  Costume Design by John A. Anderson.  Film Editing by Robert F. Shugrue, J. Terry Williams. An adventure so dull,…

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Capricorn One (1977)

PETER HYAMS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB. USA/United Kingdom, 1977.  Associated General Films, ITC Films.  Screenplay by Peter Hyams.  Cinematography by Bill Butler.  Produced by Paul N. Lazarus III.  Music by Jerry Goldsmith.  Production Design by Albert Brenner.  Costume Design by Patricia Norris.  Film Editing by James Mitchell.   A rocket ship launches in full view of an excited audience, its mission after sixteen…

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Saturn 3 (1980)

STANLEY DONEN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  B.   United Kingdom, 1980.  ITC Films.  Story by John Barry, Screenplay by Martin Amis.  Cinematography by Billy Williams.  Produced by Stanley Donen.  Music by Elmer Bernstein.  Production Design by Stuart Craig.  Costume Design by Anthony Mendleson.  Film Editing by Richard Marden.  Earth is overcrowded and harvesting food has been outsourced to other celestial bodies manned by small crews,…

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The Boys From Brazil (1978)

FRANKLIN J. SCHAFFNER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  United Kingdom/USA, 1978.  Sir Lew Grade, Producers Circle, ITC Films.  Screenplay by Heywood Gould, based on the novel by Ira Levin.  Cinematography by Henri Decae.  Produced by Stanley O’Toole, Martin Richards.  Music by Jerry Goldsmith.  Production Design by Gil Parrondo.  Costume Design by Anthony Mendleson.  Film Editing by Robert Swink.   Laurence Olivier is terrific as a…

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The Muppet Movie (1979)

JAMES FRAWLEY Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  United Kingdom/USA, 1979.  Henson Associates, ITC Films.  Screenplay by Jack Burns, Jerry Juhl.  Cinematography by Isidore Mankofsky.  Produced by Jim Henson.  Music by Kenny Ascher, Paul Williams.  Production Design by Joel Schiller.  Costume Design by Gwen Capetanos.  Film Editing by Christopher Greenbury.   The first of many big screen adventures that would bring Jim Henson’s loveably furry creations to…

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The Return Of The Pink Panther (1975)

BLAKE EDWARDS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  United Kingdom, 1975.  ITC Films, Jewel Productions, Pimlico Films.  Screenplay by Frank Waldman, Blake Edwards.  Cinematography by Geoffrey Unsworth.  Produced by Blake Edwards.  Music by Henry Mancini.  Production Design by Peter Mullins.  Costume Design by Bridget Sellers.  Film Editing by Tom Priestley.   This hysterical comedy, the only Pink Panther movie made outside of United Artists…

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