Robin Hood: Prince Of Thieves (1991)

KEVIN REYNOLDS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1991.  Warner Bros., Morgan Creek Entertainment.  Story by Pen Densham, Screenplay by Pen Densham, John Watson.  Cinematography by Douglas Milsome.  Produced by Pen Densham, Richard Barton Lewis, John Watson.  Music by Michael Kamen.  Production Design by John Graysmark.  Costume Design by John Bloomfield.  Film Editing by Peter Boyle.  Academy Awards 1991.  Golden Globe Awards 1991.   Even…

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Kull The Conqueror (1997)

JOHN NICOLELLA Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBB.  USA, 1997.   Universal Pictures, Raffaella De Laurentiis Productions, Korsala Productions.  Screenplay by Charles Edward Pogue, based on worlds and characters created by Robert E. Howard.   Cinematography by Rodney Charters.   Produced by Raffaella De Laurentiis.   Music by Joel Goldsmith.   Production Design by Benjamin Fernandez.   Costume Design by Thomas…

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Never Say Never Again (1983)

IRVIN KERSHNER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  United Kingdom/USA/West Germany, 1983.   TaliaFilm II Productions, Woodcote, Producers Sales Organization.   Screenplay by Lorenzo Semple Jr., based on an original story by Kevin McClory, Jack Whittingham, Ian Fleming.   Cinematography by Douglas Slocombe.   Produced by Jack Schwartzman.   Music by Michel Legrand.   Production Design by Stephen B. Grimes, Philip Harrison. …

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Indiana Jones And The Last Crusade (1989)

STEVEN SPIELBERG Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1989.  Paramount Pictures, Lucasfilm.  Story by George Lucas, Menno Meyjes, Screenplay by Jeffrey Boam, based on characters created by George Lucas, Philip Kaufman.  Cinematography by Douglas Slocombe.  Produced by Robert Watts.  Music by John Williams.  Production Design by Elliot Scott.  Costume Design by Joanna Johnston, Anthony Powell.  Film Editing by Michael Kahn.  Academy Awards 1989.  Golden Globe Awards…

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Willow (1988)

RON HOWARD Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.  USA, 1988.  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Lucasfilm, Imagine Entertainment.  Story by George Lucas, Screenplay by Bob Dolman.  Cinematography by Adrian Biddle.  Produced by Nigel Wooll.  Music by James Horner.  Production Design by Allan Cameron.  Costume Design by Barbara Lane.  Film Editing by Daniel P. Hanley, Mike Hill, Richard Hiscott.  Academy Awards 1988. Coming at the end of a decade of Conan…

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Red Sonja (1985)

RICHARD FLEISCHER Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.5.  The Netherlands/USA, 1985.  Dino De Laurentiis Company, Famous Films.  Story by Roy Thomas, Gerry Conway, Screenplay by Stanley Mann, based on the character by Robert E. Howard.  Cinematography by Jack Cardiff.  Produced by Christian Ferry.  Music by Ennio Morricone.  Production Design by Danilo Donati.  Costume Design by Danilo Donati.  Film Editing by Frank J. Urioste.   This…

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Conan The Destroyer (1984)

RICHARD FLEISCHER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 1984.  Dino De Laurentiis Company, Edward R. Pressman Film.  Screenplay by Clive Exton, George MacDonald Fraser, based on the character created by Robert E. Howard. Cinematography by Giuseppe Rotunno.  Produced by Raffaella De Laurentiis, Edward R. Pressman.  Music by Basil Poledouris.  Production Design by Pier Luigi Basile.  Costume Design by John Bloomfield.  Film Editing by…

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Barry Lyndon (1975)

STANLEY KUBRICK Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  United Kingdom, 1975.  Peregrine, Hawk Films, Warner Bros..  Screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, based on the novel The Memoirs Of Barry Lyndon, esq. by William Makepeace Thackeray.  Cinematography by John Alcott.  Produced by Stanley Kubrick.  Music by Leonard Rosenman.  Production Design by Ken Adam.  Costume Design by Milena Canonero, Ulla-Britt Soderlund.  Film Editing by Tony Lawson.  Academy…

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Clash Of The Titans (1981)

DESMOND DAVIS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.   The mythology of ancient Greece is combined with the effects of Ray Harryhausen in this incredibly cheesy and endlessly fun adventure film. Harry Hamlin plays the heroic Perseus, who strives to save Andromeda (Judi Bowker) from the worse-than-death fate of marrying a monster. He travels across lands…

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Indiana Jones And The Temple Of Doom (1984)

STEVEN SPIELBERG Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBB.5.   USA, 1984.  Paramount Pictures, Lucasfilm.  Story by George Lucas, Screenplay by Willard Huyck, Gloria Katz.  Cinematography by Douglas Slocombe.  Produced by Robert Watts.  Music by John Williams.  Production Design by Elliot Scott.  Costume Design by Anthony Powell.  Film Editing by Michael Kahn.  Academy Awards 1984. Long considered the worst of the Indiana Jones trilogy, this is still a grand…

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Raiders Of The Lost Ark (1981)

STEVEN SPIELBERG Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1981.  Paramount Pictures, Lucasfilm.  Story by George Lucas, Philip Kaufman, Screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan.  Cinematography by Douglas Slocombe.  Produced by Frank Marshall.  Music by John Williams.  Production Design by Norman Reynolds.  Costume Design by Deborah Nadoolman.  Film Editing by Michael Kahn.  Academy Awards 1981.  Boston Film Critics Awards 1981.  Golden Globe Awards 1981.  National Board of Review Awards 1981.  …

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The Portrait Of A Lady (1996)

JANE CAMPION Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.5.  United Kingdom/USA, 1996.  Polygram Filmed Entertainment, Propaganda Films.  Screenplay by Laura Jones, based on the novel by Henry James.  Cinematography by Stuart Dryburgh.  Produced by Steve Golin, Monty Montgomery.  Music by Wojciech Kilar.  Production Design by Janet Patterson.  Costume Design by Janet Patterson.  Film Editing by Veronika Jenet.  Academy Awards 1996.  Golden Globe Awards 1996.  New York Film Critics…

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