The Unbearable Weight Of Massive Talent (2022)

TOM GORMICAN Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5 USA, 2022. Lionsgate, Saturn Films. Screenplay by Tom Gormican, Kevin Etten. Cinematography by Nigel Bluck. Produced by Kristin Burr, Nicolas Cage, Michael Nilon, Kevin Turen. Music by Mark Isham. Production Design by Kevin Kavanaugh. Costume Design by Paco Delgado. Film Editing by Melissa Bretherton. It’s been forty…

Rate this:

The Matrix Resurrections (2021)

LANA WACHOWSKI Bil’s rating (out of 5): B.5 USA, 2021. Village Roadshow Pictures, NPV Entertainment, Silver Pictures, Warner Bros.. Screenplay by Lana Wachowski, David Mitchell, Aleksandar Hemon, based on characters created by Lilly Wachowski, Lana Wachowski. Cinematography by Daniele Massaccesi, John Toll. Produced by Grant Hill, James McTeigue, Lana Wachowski. Music by Johnny Klimek, Tom…

Rate this:

Beastly (2011)

DANIEL BARNZ Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB USA, 2011.  CBS Films, Storefront Films.  Screenplay by Daniel Barnz, based on the novel by Alex Flinn.  Cinematography by Mandy Walker.  Produced by Susan Cartsonis.  Music by Marcelo Zarvos.  Production Design by Rusty Smith.  Costume Design by Suttirat Anne Larlarb.  Film Editing by Thomas J. Nordberg. Modern-day reworking of Beauty and the Beast aimed at…

Rate this:

Gone Girl (2014)

DAVID FINCHER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 2014.  Twentieth Century Fox, Regency Enterprises, TSG Entertainment.  Screenplay by Gillian Flynn, based on her novel.  Cinematography by Jeff Cronenweth.  Produced by Cean Chaffin, Joshua Donen, Arnon Milchan, Reese Witherspoon.  Music by Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross.  Production Design by Donald Graham Burt.  Costume Design by Trish Summerville.  Film Editing by Kirk Baxter.   Ben Affleck comes home to…

Rate this:

Undercover Brother (2002)

MALCOLM D. LEE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.   USA, 2002.  Universal Pictures, Imagine Entertainment, Urban Media.  Story by John Ridley, Screenplay by John Ridley, Michael McCullers, based on the internet series by John Ridley.  Cinematography by Tom Priestley Jr..  Produced by Brian Grazer, Michael Jenkinson, Damon Lee, Greg McKay.  Music by Stanley Clarke.  Production Design by William A. Elliott.  Costume Design by Danielle…

Rate this:

Harold And Kumar Go To White Castle (2004)

DANNY LEINER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5 USA/Canada/Germany, 2004.  Endgame Entertainment, Harold & Kumar, Kingsgate Films, New Line Cinema, Senator International.  Screenplay by Jon Hurwitz, Hayden Schlossberg.  Cinematography by Bruce Douglas Johnson.  Produced by Nathan Kahane, Greg Shapiro.  Music by David Kitay.  Production Design by Steve Rosenzweig.  Costume Design by Alex Kavanagh.  Film Editing by Jeff Betancourt.   After a day of…

Rate this:

Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs (2009)

PHIL LORD, CHRISTOPHER MILLER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 2009.  Columbia Pictures, Sony Pictures Animation.  Screenplay by Phil Lord, Christopher Miller, additional screenplay material by Rob Greenberg, based on the book written by Judi Barrett and illustrated by Ron Barrett.  Produced by Pam Marsden.  Music by Mark Mothersbaugh.  Production Design by Justin Thompson.  Film Editing by Robert Fisher Jr..   Highly…

Rate this:

Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs 2 (2013)

CODY CAMERON, KRIS PEARN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 2013.  Columbia Pictures Corporation, Sony Pictures Animation.  Story by Phil Lord, Christopher Miller, Eric Rivinoja, Screenplay by Eric Rivinoja, John Francis Daley, Jonathan M. Goldstein, based on characters created by Judi Barrett, Ron Barrett.  Produced by Kirk Bodyfelt, Pam Marsden.  Music by Mark Mothersbaugh.  Production Design by Justin Thompson.  Film Editing by Robert…

Rate this:

The Next Best Thing (2000)

JOHN SCHLESINGER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.  USA, 2000.  Lakeshore Entertainment, Paramount Pictures.  Screenplay by Tom Ropelewski.  Cinematography by Elliot Davis.  Produced by Leslie Dixon, Linne Radmin, Tom Rosenberg.  Music by Gabriel Yared.  Production Design by Howard Cummings.  Costume Design by Ruth Myers.  Film Editing by Peter Honess.  Podcasts:  Bad Gay Movies. I am the biggest Madonna fan in the entire world but even I…

Rate this:

The Smurfs (2011)

RAJA GOSNELL Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BB.5.  USA, 2011.  Columbia Pictures, Sony Pictures Animation, Kerner Entertainment Company, MELS, Mel’s cite Du Cinema.  Story by J. David Stem, David N. Weiss, Screenplay by J. David Stem, David N. Weiss, Jay Scherick, David Ronn, based on characters created by Peyo.  Cinematography by Phil Meheux.  Produced by Jordan Kerner.  Music by Heitor Pereira.  Production Design…

Rate this:

The Proposition (1998)

LESLI LINKA GLATTER Bil’s rating (out of 5):   B.5.  USA, 1998.  Interscope Communications, Polygram Filmed Entertainment.  Screenplay by Rick Ramage.  Cinematography by Peter Sova.  Produced by Ted Field, Scott Kroopf, Diane Nabatoff.  Music by Stephen Endelman.  Production Design by David Brisbin.  Costume Design by Anna B. Sheppard.  Film Editing by Jacqueline Cambas.   William Hurt and Madeleine Stowe play a filthy rich, prominent society couple whose…

Rate this:

Starship Troopers (1997)

PAUL VERHOEVEN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.  USA, 1997.  TriStar Pictures, Touchstone Pictures, Big Bug Pictures, Digital Image Associates.  Screenplay by Edward Neumeier, based on the book by Robert A. Heinlein.  Cinematography by Jost Vacano.  Produced by Jon Davison, Alan Marshall.  Music by Basil Poledouris. Production Design by Allan Cameron.  Costume Design by Ellen Mirojnick.  Film Editing by Mark Goldblatt, Caroline Ross.  …

Rate this: