Uncle Frank (2020)

ALAN BALL Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5 USA, 2020. Amazon Studios, Miramax Films, Your Face Goes Here Entertainment, Byblos Productions, COTA Films, Parts and Labor. Screenplay by Alan Ball. Cinematography by Khalid Mohtaseb. Produced by Alan Ball, Bill Block, Michael Costigan, Peter Macdissi, Stephanie Meurer, Jay Van Hoy. Music by Nathan Barr. Production Design…

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Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018)

RON HOWARD Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.   USA, 2018.  Lucasfilm, Walt Disney Pictures, Allison Shearmur Productions, Imagine Entertainment.  Screenplay by Jonathan Kasdan, Lawrence Kasdan, based on characters created by George Lucas.  Cinematography by Bradford Young.  Produced by Simon Emanuel, Kathleen Kennedy, Allison Shearmur.  Music by John Powell.  Production Design by Neil Lamont.  Costume Design by David Crossman, Glyn Dillon.  Film Editing by Pietro…

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Avengers: Infinity War (2018)

ANTHONY RUSSO, JOE RUSSO Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBBB.   USA, 2018.  Marvel Studios.  Screenplay by Christopher Markus, Stephen McFeely, based on the Marvel comics by Stan Lee, Jack Kirby, and characters created by Joe Simon, Steve Englehart, Steve Gan, Bill Mantlo, Keith Giffen, Jim Starlin, Larry Lieber, Don Heck.  Cinematography by Trent Opaloch.  Produced by Kevin Feige. Music by…

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Captain America: Civil War (2016)

ANTHONY RUSSO, JOE RUSSO Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.   USA/Germany, 2016.  Marvel Studios, Vita-Ray Dutch Productions, Studio Babelsberg, Marvel Entertainment, Walt Disney Pictures.  Screenplay by Christopher Markus, Stephen McFeely, based on the comic book by Mark Millar, and characters created by Joe Simon, Jack Kirby.  Cinematography by Trent Opaloch.  Produced by Kevin Feige.  Music by Henry Jackman.  Production Design by Owen…

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Avengers: Age Of Ultron (2015)

JOSS WHEDON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 2015.  Marvel Studios, Walt Disney Pictures.  Screenplay by Joss Whedon, based on the Marvel Comics by Stan Lee, Jack Kirby.  Cinematography by Ben Davis.  Produced by Kevin Feige.  Music by Danny Elfman, Brian Tyler.  Production Design by Charles Wood.  Costume Design by Alexandra Byrne.  Film Editing by Jeffrey Ford, Lisa Lassek.   The superhero variety bag is back,…

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Dogville (2003)

LARS VON TRIER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.5.  Denmark/Sweden/Norway/Finland/United Kingdom/France/Germany/The Netherlands, 2003.  Zentropa Entertainments, Isabella Films B.V., Something Else B.V., Memfis Film, Trollhattan Film AB, Pain Unlimited GmbH Filmproduktion, Sigma Films, Zoma Films Ltd., Slot Machine, Liberator Productions, Film i Vast, Arte France Cinema, France 3 Cinema, WDR / Arte, Danmarks Radio, Sveriges Television, Nederlandse Programma…

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The Young Victoria (2009)

JEAN-MARC VALLEE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  United Kingdom/USA, 2009.  GK Films.  Screenplay by Julian Fellowes.  Cinematography by Hagen Bogdanski.  Produced by Sarah Ferguson, Tim Headington, Graham King, Martin Scorsese.  Music by Ilan Eshkeri.  Production Design by Patrice Vermette.  Costume Design by Sandy Powell.  Film Editing by Jill Bilcock, Matt Garner.  Academy Awards 2009.  Golden Globe Awards 2009. Phoenix Film Critics Awards 2009.   Toronto International Film Festival 2009. …

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The Avengers (2012)

JOSS WHEDON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 2012.  Marvel Studios, Paramount Pictures.  Story by Zak Penn, Joss Whedon, Screenplay by Joss Whedon.  Cinematography by Seamus McGarvey.  Produced by Kevin Feige. Music by Alan Silvestri.  Production Design by James Chinlund.  Costume Design by Alexandra Byrne.  Film Editing by Jeffrey Ford, Lisa Lassek.  Academy Awards 2012.  Phoenix Film Critics Awards 2012.   Imagine the cinematic version of a…

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Inkheart (2008)

IAIN SOFTLEY Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  Germany/United Kingdom/USA, 2008.  New Line Cinema, Internationale Filmproduktion Blackbird Erste.  Screenplay by David Lindsay-Abaire, based on the novel by Cornelia Funke.  Cinematography by Roger Pratt.  Produced by Cornelia Funke, Diana Pokorny, Iain Softley.  Music by Javier Navarette.  Production Design by John Beard.  Costume Design by Verity Hawkes.  Film Editing by Martin Walsh.   It seems that there…

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The Heart Of Me

THADDEUS O’SULLIVAN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  United Kingdom/Germany, 2002.  Martin Pope Productions, Arch Enterprises Limited, British Broadcasting Corporation, Isle of Man Film Commission, Isle of Man Film, Pandora Filmproduktion, Take 3 Partnership.  Screenplay by Lucinda Coxon, based on the novel The Echoing Grove by Rosamond Lehmann.  Cinematography by Gyula Pados.  Produced by Martin Pope.  Music by Nicholas Hooper.  Production…

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Bent (1997)

SEAN MATHIAS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  United Kingdom/Japan, 1997.  Channel Four Films, NDF Inc., ASK Kodansha, Arts Council of England.  Screenplay by Martin Sherman, based on his play.  Cinematography by Giorgos Arvanitis.  Produced by Dixie Linder, Michael Solinger. Music by Philip Glass.  Production Design by Stephen Brimson Lewis.  Costume Design by Stewart Meachem.  Film Editing by Isabelle Lorente.   Spiritless adaptation of…

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Wimbledon (2004)

RICHARD LONCRAINE Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BB.5.  United Kingdom/France, 2004.  Universal Pictures, StudioCanal, Working Title Films, Inside Track Films, Firstep Productions.  Screenplay by Adam Brooks, Jennifer Flackett, Mark Levin.  Cinematography by Darius Khondji.  Produced by Tim Bevan, Liza Chasin, Eric Fellner, Mary Richards.  Music by John Colby, Ed Shearmur.  Production Design by Brian Morris.  Costume Design by Louise Stjernsward.  Film Editing by…

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