It: Chapter Two (2019)

ANDY MUSCHIETTI Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.5.  Canada/USA, 2019.  KatzSmith Productions, Lin Pictures, New Line Cinema, Rideback, Vertigo Entertainment.  Screenplay by Gary Dauberman, based on the novel It by Stephen King.  Cinematography by Checco Varese.  Produced by Roy Lee, Dan Lin, Barbara Muschietti.  Music by Benjamin Wallfisch.  Production Design by Paul D. Austerberry.  Costume…

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Atomic Blonde (2017)

DAVID LEITCH Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.   Germany/Sweden/USA, 2017.   87Eleven, Closed On Mondays Entertainment, Denver and Delilah Productions, Film i Vast, T.G.I.M. Films.  Screenplay by Kurt Johnstad, based on the Oni Press graphic novel series The Coldest City by Antony Johnston, Sam Hart.  Cinematography by Jonathan Sela.  Produced by A.J. Dix, Eric Gitter, Beth Kono, Kelly McCormick, Peter…

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X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)

BRYAN SINGER Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5.  USA, 2016.  Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Marvel Entertainment, TSG Entertainment, Bad Hat Harry Productions, Kinberg Genre, Donners’ Company.  Story by Bryan Singer, Simon Kinberg, Michael Dougherty, Dan Harris, Screenplay by Simon Kinberg.  Cinematography by Newton Thomas Sigel.  Produced by Simon Kinberg, Hutch Parker, Lauren Shuler Donner, Bryan Singer.  Music by John…

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X-Men: First Class (2011)

MATTHEW VAUGHN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.   USA/United Kingdom, 2011.  Twentieth Century Fox, Marvel Entertainment, Dune Entertainment, Bad Hat Harry Productions, Donners’ Company, Ingenious Media, Big Screen Productions, Ingenious Film Partners.  Story by Sheldon Turner, Bryan Singer, Screenplay by Ashley Miller, Zack Stentz, Jane Goldman, Matthew Vaughn.  Cinematography by John Mathieson.  Produced by Gregory Goodman, Simon Kinberg, Lauren Shuler Donner,…

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X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)

BRYAN SINGER Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.  USA/United Kingdom, 2014.  Twentieth Century Fox, Marvel Entertainment, TSG Entertainment, Bad Hat Harry Productions, Donners’ Company, Ingenious Media, Down Productions. Story by Jane Goldman, Simon Kinberg, Matthew Vaughn, Screenplay by Simon Kinberg.  Cinematography by Newton Thomas Sigel.  Produced by Simon Kinberg, Hutch Parker, Lauren Shuler Donner, Bryan Singer.  Music by John Ottman.  Production…

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Muppets Most Wanted (2014)

JAMES BOBIN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 2014.  Walt Disney Pictures, Mandeville Films, Babieka, Cinema Vehicle Services, The Muppets Studio.  Screenplay by James Bobin, Nicholas Stoller, based on characters created by Jim Henson.  Cinematography by Don Burgess.  Produced by David Hoberman, Todd Lieberman.  Music by Christophe Beck.  Production Design by Eve Stewart.  Costume Design by Rahel Afiley.  Film Editing by James Thomas. …

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Atonement (2007)

JOE WRIGHT Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.   United Kingdom/France, 2007.  Universal Pictures, StudioCanal, Relativity Media, Working Title Films.  Screenplay by Christopher Hampton, based on the novel Ian McEwan.  Cinematography by Seamus McGarvey.  Produced by Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Paul Webster.  Music by Dario Marianelli.  Production Design by Sarah Greenwood.  Costume Design by Jacqueline Durran.  Film Editing by Paul Tothill.   A classic example of a film…

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Penelope (2006)

MARK PALANSKY Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  United Kingdom/USA, 2006.  Summit Entertainment, Stone Village Pictures, Type A Films, Tatira, Grosvenor Park Media, Zephyr Films.  Screenplay by Leslie Caveny.  Cinematography by Michel Amathieu.  Produced by Jennifer Simpson, Scott Steindorff, Reese Witherspoon.  Music by Joby Talbot.  Production Design by Amanda McArthur.  Costume Design by Jill Taylor.  Film Editing by Jon Gregory.   Thanks to a curse…

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Wimbledon (2004)

RICHARD LONCRAINE Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BB.5.  United Kingdom/France, 2004.  Universal Pictures, StudioCanal, Working Title Films, Inside Track Films, Firstep Productions.  Screenplay by Adam Brooks, Jennifer Flackett, Mark Levin.  Cinematography by Darius Khondji.  Produced by Tim Bevan, Liza Chasin, Eric Fellner, Mary Richards.  Music by John Colby, Ed Shearmur.  Production Design by Brian Morris.  Costume Design by Louise Stjernsward.  Film Editing by…

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The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby (2013)

NED BENSON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 2013.  Unison Films, Kim and Jim Productions, Division Films, Dreambridge Films, Myriad Pictures, Standard Deviations.  Screenplay by Ned Benson.   Cinematography by Christopher Blauvelt.  Produced by Ned Benson, Jessica Chastain, Cassandra Kulukundis, Todd J. Labarowski, Emanuel Michael.  Music by Son Lux.  Production Design by Kelly McGehee.  Costume Design by Stacey Battat.  Film Editing by Kristina Boden.  …

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Becoming Jane (2007)

JULIAN JARROLD Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.  United Kingdom, 2007.  HanWay Films, UK Film Council, Bórd Scannán na hÉireann, Ecosse Films, Blueprint Pictures, Scion Films, Octagon Films, 2 Entertain, BBC Films, Irish Film Industry, National Lottery through UK Film Council, Irish Film Board.  Screenplay by Kevin Hood, Sarah Williams, based on the letters of Jane Austen.  Cinematography by…

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The Last Station (2009)

MICHAEL HOFFMAN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.5.  Germany/Russia/United Kingdom, 2009.  Egoli Tossell Film, Zephyr Films, Egoli Tossell Film Halle, Production Center of Andrei Konchalovsky, SamFilm Produktion.  Screenplay by Michael Hoffman, based on the novel by Jay Parini.  Cinematography by Sebastian Edschmid.  Produced by Bonnie Arnold, Chris Curling, Jens Meurer.  Music by Sergei Yevtushenko.  Production Design by Patrizia von Brandenstein.  Costume Design by…

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