The Out Of Towners (1970)

ARTHUR HILLER Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB USA, 1970. Jalem Productions. Screenplay by Neil Simon. Cinematography by Andrew Laszlo. Produced by Paul Nathan. Music by Quincy Jones. Production Design by Charles Bailey, Walter H. Tyler. Costume Design by Forrest T. Butler, Grace Harris. Film Editing by Fred A. Chulack. Jack Lemmon and Sandy Dennis…

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Flashdance (1983)

ADRIAN LYNE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.   USA, 1983.  Paramount Pictures, Polygram Filmed Entertainment, Don Simpson/Jerry Bruckheimer Films.  Story by Thomas Hedley Jr., Screenplay by Thomas Hedley Jr., Joe Eszterhas.  Cinematography by Donald Peterman.  Produced by Jerry Bruckheimer, Don Simpson.  Music by Giorgio Moroder.  Production Design by Charles Rosen.  Costume Design by Michael Kaplan.  Film Editing by Walt Mulconery, Bud S. Smith.   The…

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A Thousand Clowns (1965)

FRED COE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 1965.  Harrell.  Screenplay by Herb Gardner, based on his play.  Cinematography by Arthur J. Ornitz.  Produced by Fred Coe.  Music by Don Walker.  Production Design by George DeTitta Sr., Herbert F. Mulligan.  Costume Design by Ruth Morley.  Film Editing by Ralph Rosenblum.   Jason Robards is raising his whipsmart nephew (Barry Gordon) after the boy’s mother left him…

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The Trigger Effect (1996)

DAVID KOEPP Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  USA, 1996.  Amblin Entertainment, Universal Pictures.  Screenplay by David Koepp, based on the television series Connections by James Burke.  Cinematography by Newton Thomas Sigel.  Produced by Michael Grillo.  Music by James Newton Howard.  Production Design by Howard Cummings.  Costume Design by Dana Allyson.  Film Editing by Jill Savitt.   Los Angeles succumbs to a complete power…

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Harry And Tonto (1974)

PAUL MAZURSKY Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBBB.  USA, 1974.  Twentieth Century Fox.  Screenplay by Paul Mazursky, Josh Greenfeld.  Cinematography by Michael C. Butler.  Produced by Paul Mazursky.  Music by Bill Conti.  Production Design by Ted Haworth.  Costume Design by Albert Wolsky.  Film Editing by Richard Halsey.    Aging New Yorker Harry (Art Carney, in an Oscar-winning performance) is evicted from his Manhattan apartment…

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The Stunt Man (1980)

RICHARD RUSH Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.5.  USA, 1980.  Melvin Simon Productions, Simon Productions.  Screenplay by Lawrence B. Marcus, adaptation by Richard Rush, based on the novel by Paul Brodeur.  Cinematography by Mario Tosi.  Produced by Richard Rush.  Music by Dominic Frontiere.  Production Design by James L. Schoppe.  Costume Design by Rosanna Norton.  Film Editing by Caroline Biggerstaff, Jack Hofstra.   One of the best…

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Amazon Women On The Moon (1987)

JOE DANTE, CARL GOTTLIEB, PETER HORTON, JOHN LANDIS, ROBERT K. WEISS Bil’s rating (out of 5): B.  USA, 1987.  Universal Pictures.  Screenplay by Michael Barrie, Jim Mulholland.  Cinematography by Daniel Pearl. Produced by Robert K. Weiss.  Music by Ira Newborn.  Production Design by Ivo Cristante.  Costume Design by Taryn De Chellis.  Film Editing by Malcolm Campbell, Marshall Harvey, Bert Lovitt. This…

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My Favourite Year (1982)

RICHARD BENJAMIN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1982.  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Brooksfilms.  Story by Dennis Palumbo, Screenplay by Dennis Palumbo, Norman Steinberg.  Cinematography by Gerald Hirschfeld.  Produced by Michael Gruskoff.  Music by Ralph Burns.  Production Design by Charles Rosen.  Costume Design by May Routh.  Film Editing by Richard Chew.   Mark Linn-Baker stars as a young writer on a 1950s talk show who is recruited to babysit an…

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