Weekend At Bernie’s (1989)

TED KOTCHEFF Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.  USA, 1989.  Gladden Entertainment.  Screenplay by Robert Klane.  Cinematography by Francois Protet.  Produced by Victor Drai, Bruce McNall.  Music by Andy Summers.  Production Design by Peter Jamison.  Costume Design by Nancy Butz.  Film Editing by Joan E. Chapman.   Weak, one-joke comedy that overstays its welcome long before it is over. Two bumbling corporate employees (Jonathan Silverman,…

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Stealing Home (1988)

STEVEN KAMPMANN, WILLIAM PORTER Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BB.5.  USA, 1988.  The Mount Company, Warner Bros..  Screenplay by Steven Kampmann, William Porter.  Cinematography by Bobby Byrne.  Produced by Hank Moonjean, Thom Mount.  Music by David Foster.  Production Design by Vaughan Edwards.  Costume Design by Robert De Mora.  Film Editing by Antony Gibbs.   Has-been baseball player Mark Harmon returns to the town of his youth…

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Death Becomes Her (1992)

ROBERT ZEMECKIS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 1992.  Universal Pictures.  Screenplay by Martin Donovan, David Koepp.  Cinematography by Dean Cundey.  Produced by Steve Starkey, Robert Zemeckis.  Music by Alan Silvestri.  Production Design by Rick Carter.  Costume Design by Joanna Johnston.  Film Editing by Arthur Schmidt.  Academy Awards 1992.  Golden Globe Awards 1992. Funny, fast-paced black comedy directed with melodramatic verve by Robert…

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The Odd Couple II (1998)

HOWARD DEUTCH Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5.  USA, 1998.  Paramount Pictures, Cort/Madden Productions. Screenplay by Neil Simon.  Cinematography by Jamie Anderson.  Produced by Robert W. Cort, David Madden, Neil Simon.  Music by Alan Silvestri.  Production Design by Dan Bishop.  Costume Design by Lisa Jensen.  Film Editing by Seth Flaum.   Riding on the wave of successes they had shared with Grumpy Old Men, its sequel…

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G.B.F. (2013)

DARREN STEIN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  B.5.  USA, 2013.  School Pictures, Parting Shots Media, Logolite Entertainment, ShadowCatcher Entertainment, Steakhaus Productions.  Screenplay by George Northy.  Cinematography by Jonathan Hall.  Produced by Richard Bever, Stephen Israel, George Northy, Darren Stein.  Music by Brian H. Kim.  Production Design by Michael Fitzgerald.  Costume Design by Kit ‘Pistol’ Scarbo.  Film Editing by Phillip J. Bartell.  Podcast:  Bad Gay…

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Caddyshack II

ALLAN ARKUSH Bil’s rating (out of 5):  B.  USA, 1988.  The Guber-Peters Company, Warner Bros..  Screenplay by Harold Ramis, PJ Torokvei, based on characters created by Brian Doyle-Murray, Harold Ramis, Douglas Kenney.  Cinematography by Harry Stradling Jr..  Produced by Neil Canton, Peter Guber, Jon Peters.  Music by Ira Newborn.  Production Design by William F. Matthews.  Costume Design by May Routh.  Film Editing by Bernard…

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Class Action (1991)

MICHAEL APTED Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 1991.  Interscope Communications, Twentieth Century Fox.  Screenplay by Carolyn Shelby, Christopher Ames, Samantha Shad.  Cinematography by Conrad L. Hall.  Produced by Robert W. Cort, Ted Field, Scott Kroopf.  Music by James Horner.  Production Design by Todd Hallowell.  Costume Design by Rita Ryack.  Film Editing by Ian Crafford.   Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio disappoints her lawyer father (Gene Hackman)…

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