Baby Driver (2017)

EDGAR WRIGHT Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BB.5.    United Kingdom/USA, 2017.  TriStar Pictures, Media Rights Capital, Double Negative, Big Talk Productions, Working Title Films.  Screenplay by Edgar Wright.  Cinematography by Bill Pope.  Produced by Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Nira Park.  Music by Steven Price.  Production Design by Marcus Rowland.  Costume Design by Courtney Hoffman.  Film Editing by Jonathan Amos, Paul Machliss.  Academy…

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Horrible Bosses 2 (2014)

SEAN ANDERS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  USA, 2014.  BenderSpink, New Line Cinema, RatPac Entertainment.  Story by Jonathan M. Goldstein, John Francis Daley, Sean Anders, John Morris, Screenplay by Sean Anders, John Morris, based on characters created by Michael Markowitz.  Cinematography by Julio Macat.  Produced by Chris Bender, John Morris, Brett Ratner, John Rickard, Jay Stern.  Music by Christopher Lennertz. Production…

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Albino Alligator (1996)

KEVIN SPACEY Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BB.  USA/France, 1996.  Albino Alligator Productions, Miramax, Motion Picture Corporation of America, Union Générale Cinématographique. Screenplay by Christian Forte.  Cinematography by Mark Plummer.  Produced by Bradley Jenkel, Brad Krevoy, Steven Stabler.  Music by Michael Brook.  Production Design by Nelson Coates.  Costume Design by Isis Mussenden.  Film Editing by Jay Cassidy.  Toronto International Film Festival 1996.   Kevin Spacey’s directorial debut…

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K-PAX (2001)

IAIN SOFTLEY Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA/Germany, 2001.  IMF Internationale Medien und Film GmbH & Co. 2. Produktions KG, Intermedia Films, Lawrence Gordon Productions, Pathé Pictures International.  Screenplay by Charles Leavitt, based on the novel by Gene Brewer.  Cinematography by John Mathieson.  Produced by Robert F. Colesberry, Lawrence Gordon, Lloyd Levin.  Music by Ed Shearmur.  Production Design by John Beard.  Costume…

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Superman Returns (2006)

BRYAN SINGER Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5.  USA, 2006.  Warner Bros., Legendary Entertainment, Peters Entertainment, Bad Hat Harry Productions, DC Comics.  Story by Bryan Singer, Michael Dougherty, Dan Harris, Screenplay by Michael Dougherty, Dan Harris, based on characters created by Jerry Siegel, Joe Shuster.  Cinematography by Newton Thomas Sigel.  Produced by Gilbert Adler, Lorne Orleans, Jon Peters,Bryan Singer.  Music by John…

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The Usual Suspects (1995)

BRYAN SINGER Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBBB.  USA/Germany, 1995.  PolyGram Filmed Entertainment, Spelling Films International, Blue Parrot, Bad Hat Harry Productions, Rosco Film GmbH.  Screenplay by Christopher McQuarrie.  Cinematography by Newton Thomas Sigel.  Produced by Michael McDonnell, Bryan Singer.  Music by John Ottman.  Production Design by Howard Cummings.  Costume Design by Louise Mingenbach.  Film Editing by John Ottman.  Academy Awards 1995.  Boston Film Critics Awards 1995.   Golden…

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A Time To Kill (1996)

JOEL SCHUMACHER Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BB.5.  USA, 1996.  Regency Enterprises, Warner Bros..  Screenplay by Akiva Goldsman, based on the novel by John Grisham. Cinematography by Peter Menzies Jr..  Produced by John Grisham, Hunt Lowry, Arnon Milchan, Michael G. Nathanson.  Music by Elliot Goldenthal.  Production Design by Larry Fulton.  Costume Design by Ingrid Ferrin.  Film Editing by William Steinkamp.  Golden Globe Awards 1996. One…

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Austin Powers In Goldmember (2002)

JAY ROACH Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.  USA, 2002.  New Line Cinema, Gratitude International, Team Todd, Moving Pictures, Eric’s Boy.  Screenplay by Mike Myers, Michael McCullers, based on characters created by Mike Myers.  Cinematography by Peter Deming.  Produced by Eric McLeod, Demi Moore, Mike Myers, Jennifer Todd, John S. Lyons, Suzanne Todd.  Music by George S. Clinton.  Production Design by Rusty…

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Pay It Forward (2000)

MIMI LEDER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.  USA, 2000.  Warner Bros., Bel Air Entertainment, Tapestry Films.  Screenplay by Leslie Dixon, based on the book by Catherine Ryan Hyde.Cinematography by Oliver Stapleton.  Produced by Peter Abrams, Robert L. Levy, Steven Reuther.  Music by Thomas Newman.  Production Design by Leslie Dilley.  Costume Design by Renee Ehrlich Kalfus.  Film Editing by David Rosenbloom.   Horrendously cheesy…

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Moon (2009)

DUNCAN JONES Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  United Kingdom, 2009.  Liberty Films, Xingu Films, Limelight Fund, Lunar Industries, Independent.  Story by Duncan Jones, Screenplay by Nathan Parker.  Cinematography by Gary Shaw.  Produced by Stuart Fenegan, Trudie Styler.  Music by Clint Mansell.  Production Design by Tony Noble.  Costume Design by Jane Petrie.  Film Editing by Nicolas Gaster.  National Board of Review Awards 2009. Phoenix Film…

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Swimming With Sharks

BB (out of 5) Frank Whaley learns the ropes of show business the hard way when he works for the absolute meanest studio boss in all of Hollywood. The employer in question, played by Kevin Spacey, is just about the most terrifying employer in all of film history short of Sigourney Weaver in Working Girl, so…

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The United States Of Leland

BB (out of 5) After a teenager (Ryan Gosling) murders a mentally challenged boy his own age, he is sent to prison where he spends his days being taught by the jail’s teacher (Don Cheadle) while his friends and family and the family of the victim sit in their homes and wonder how it all…

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