The Emigrants (1971)

JAN TROELL Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  Original title:  Utvandrarna Sweden, 1971.  Svensk Filmindustri.  Screenplay by Bengt Forslund, Jan Troell, based on the novels by Vilhelm Moberg.  Cinematography by Jan Troell.  Produced by Bengt Forslund.  Music by Erik Nordgren.  Production Design by P.A. Lundgren.  Costume Design by Ulla-Britt Soderlund.  Film Editing by Jan Troell.  Academy Awards 1971.  Academy Awards 1972.  Golden Globe Awards 1972. …

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Sounder (1972)

MARTIN RITT Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  USA, 1972.  Radnitz/Mattel Productions, Rainbow Group.  Screenplay by Lonne Elder III, based on the novel by William H. Armstrong.  Cinematography by John A. Alonzo.  Produced by Robert B. Radnitz.  Music by Taj Mahal.  Production Design by Walter Scott Herndon.  Costume Design by Nedra Rosemond-Watt.  Film Editing by Sidney Levin.  Academy Awards 1972.  Golden Globe Awards 1972.  National Board of…

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Sleuth (1972)

JOSEPH L. MANKIEWICZ Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  United Kingdom/USA, 1972.  Palomar Pictures.  Screenplay by Anthony Shaffer, based on his play.  Cinematography by Oswald Morris.  Produced by Morton Gottlieb.  Music by John Addison.  Production Design by Ken Adam.  Costume Design by John Furniss.  Film Editing by Richard Marden.  Academy Awards 1972.  Golden Globe Awards 1972.  New York Film Critics Awards 1972.   Michael Caine is summoned to the…

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The Heartbreak Kid (1972)

ELAINE MAY Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.   USA, 1972.  Palomar Pictures.  Story by Bruce Jay Friedman, Screenplay by Neil Simon.  Cinematography by Owen Roizman.  Produced by Edgar J. Scherick.  Music by Garry Sherman.  Production Design by Richard Sylbert.  Costume Design by Anthea Sylbert.  Film Editing by John Carter.  Academy Awards 1972.  Golden Globe Awards 1972.  New York Film Critics Awards 1972.   Without a doubt one of…

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Fat City (1972)

JOHN HUSTON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.   USA, 1972.  Columbia Pictures Corporation, Rastar Pictures.  Screenplay by Leonard Gardner, based on his novel.  Cinematography by Conrad L. Hall.  Produced by John Huston, Ray Stark.  Music by Marvin Hamlisch.  Production Design by Richard Sylbert.  Costume Design by Dorothy Jeakins.  Film Editing by Walter Thompson.  Academy Awards 1972.  New York Film Critics Awards 1972.   Atmosphere overrules plot…

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The Godfather (1972)

FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  USA, 1972.  Paramount Pictures, Alfran Productions. Screenplay by Mario Puzo, Francis Ford Coppola, based on the novel by Mario Puzo.  Cinematography by Gordon Willis. Produced by Albert S. Ruddy.  Music by Nino Rota.  Production Design by Dean Tavoularis.  Costume Design by Anna Hill Johnstone.  Film Editing by William Reynolds, Peter Zinner.  Academy Awards 1972.  Golden…

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The Discreet Charm Of The Bourgeoisie (1972)

LUIS BUNUEL Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.5.  Original title:  La Charme Discret De La Bourgeoisie France/Italy/Spain, 1972.  Greenwich Film Productions.  Scenario by Luis Bunuel, in collaboration with Jean-Claude Carriere.  Cinematography by Edmond Richard.  Produced by Serge Silberman.  Production Design by Pierre Guffroy.  Costume Design by Jacqueline Guyot.  Film Editing by Helene Plemiannikov.  Academy Awards 1972.  National Board of Review Awards 1972.  New York…

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Cries And Whispers (1972)

INGMAR BERGMAN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  Original title:  Viskningar Och Rop Sweden, 1972.  Cinematograph AB, Svenska Filminstitutet. Screenplay by Ingmar Bergman.  Cinematography by Sven Nyvkist. Produced by Ingmar Bergman, Lars-Owe Carlberg.  Production Design by Marik Vos-Lundh.  Costume Design by Marik Vos-Lundh.  Film Editing by Siv Lundgren.  Academy Awards 1973.  National Board of Review Awards 1973.  New York Film Critics Awards 1972.  …

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