My Tutor (1983)

GEORGE BOWERS Bil’s rating (out of 5): B.  USA, 1983.  Marimark Productions.   Screenplay by Joe Roberts.   Cinematography by Mac Ahlberg.    Produced by Marilyn Jacobs Tenser.   Music by Webster Lewis.   Production Design by Linda Pearl.   Costume Design by Kristin Nelson.   Film Editing by Sidney Wolinsky. Imagine someone taking the formula elements of an eighties teen…

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Steal Big, Steal Little (1995)

ANDREW DAVIS Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.  USA, 1995.  Chicago Pacific Entertainment, Savoy Pictures.  Story by Andrew Davis, Teresa Tucker-Davies, Frank Ray Perilli, Screenplay by Andrew Davis, Lee Blessing, Jeanne Blake, Terry Kahn.   Cinematography by Frank Tidy.   Produced by Fred C. Caruso, Andrew Davis.  Music by William Olvis.  Production Design by Michael D. Haller. …

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Innerspace (1987)

JOE DANTE Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5.  USA, 1987.  Warner Bros., The Guber-Peters Company, Amblin Entertainment.  Story by Chip Proser, Screenplay by Jeffrey Boam, Chip Proser.  Cinematography by Andrew Laszlo.  Produced by Michael Finnell.  Music by Jerry Goldsmith.  Production Design by James H. Spencer.  Costume Design by Rosanna Norton.  Film Editing by Kent Beyda. …

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A Gathering of Eagles (1963)

DELBERT MANN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  B.   USA, 1963.  Universal International Pictures.  Story by Sy Bartlett, Screenplay by Robert Pirosh.  Cinematography by Russell Harlan.  Produced by Sy Bartlett.  Music by Jerry Goldsmith.  Production Design by Henry Bumstead, Alexander Golitzen.  Costume Design by Irene.  Film Editing by Russell F. Schoengarth. You know a movie isn’t going to be very exciting when it spends most…

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Invasion Of The Body Snatchers (1956)

DON SIEGEL Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.5.   USA, 1956.  Walter Wanger Productions.  Screenplay by Daniel Mainwaring, based on the Collier’s magazine serial by Jack Finney.  Cinematography by Ellsworth Fredericks.  Produced by Walter Mirisch, Walter Wanger.  Music by Carmen Dragon.  Production Design by Ted Haworth.  Film Editing by Robert S. Eisen. The original invasion! Kevin McCarthy is enjoying his perfectly normal suburban life until he realizes…

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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…

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Invasion Of The Body Snatchers (1978)

PHILIP KAUFMAN Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBBB.5.  USA, 1978.  Solofilm.  Screenplay by W.D. Richter, based on the novel The Body Snatchers by Jack Finney.  Cinematography by Michael Chapman.  Produced by Robert H. Solo.  Music by Denny Zeitlin.  Production Design by Charles Rosen.  Costume Design by Aggie Guerard Rodgers.  Film Editing by Douglas Stewart.   This remake of the 1956 classic is a superb revisiting…

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The Misfits (1961)

JOHN HUSTON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.   USA, 1961.  Seven Arts Productions.  Screenplay by Arthur Miller.  Cinematography by Russell Metty.  Produced by Frank E. Taylor.  Music by Alex North.  Production Design by Stephen B. Grimes, Bill Newberry.  Costume Design by Jean Louis.  Film Editing by George Tomasini. Marilyn Monroe and Clark Gable both make their last screen appearances, with Montgomery Clift giving one…

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Looney Tunes: Back In Action (2003)

JOE DANTE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  Germany/USA, 2003.  Warner Bros. Animation, Baltimore Spring Creek Productions, Goldmann Pictures, Lonely Film Productions GmbH & Co. KG., Warner Bros. Feature Animation.  Screenplay by Larry Doyle.  Cinematography by Dean Cundey.  Produced by Bernie Goldmann, Joel Simon, Paula Weinstein.  Music by Jerry Goldsmith.  Production Design by Bill Brzeski.  Costume Design by Mary E. Vogt.  Film…

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Buffalo Bill And The Indians, Or Sitting Bull’s History Lesson (1976)

ROBERT ALTMAN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 1976.  Dino De Laurentiis Company, Lion’s Gate Films, Talent Associates-Norton Simon.  Screenplay by Alan Rudolph, Robert Altman, based on the play Indians by Arthur Kopit.  Cinematography by Paul Lohmann.  Produced by Robert Altman.  Music by Richard Baskin.  Production Design by Anthony Masters.  Costume Design by Anthony Powell.  Film Editing by Peter Appleton, Dennis M….

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