Five Corners (1987)

TONY BILL Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5 United Kingdom/USA, 1987. Cineplex Odeon Films, HandMade Films. Screenplay by John Patrick Shanley. Cinematography by Fred Murphy. Produced by Tony Bill, Forrest Murray. Music by James Newton Howard. Production Design by Adrianne Lobel. Costume Design by Peggy Farrell. Film Editing by Andy Blumenthal. John Patrick Shanley pays…

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Maid In Manhattan (2002)

WAYNE WANG Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  USA, 2002.  Revolution Studios, Red Om Films.  Story by John Hughes, Screenplay by Kevin Wade.  Cinematography by Karl Walter Lindenlaub.  Produced by Elaine Goldsmith-Thomas, Paul Schiff, Deborah Schindler.  Music by Alan Silvestri.  Production Design by Jane Musky.  Costume Design by Albert Wolsky.  Film Editing by Craig McKay.   An honest and hardworking hotel chambermaid (Jennifer Lopez) gets the chance to…

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Die Hard With A Vengeance (1995)

JOHN McTIERNAN Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBB.  USA, 1995.  Cinergi Pictures Entertainment, Twentieth Century Fox.  Screenplay by Jonathan Hensleigh, based on characters created by Roderick Thorp.  Cinematography by Peter Menzies Jr..  Produced by John McTiernan, Michael Tadross.  Music by Michael Kamen.  Production Design by Jackson De Govia.  Costume Design by Joseph G. Aulisi.  Film Editing by John Wright.   Probably the least entertaining…

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Box Of Moonlight (1996)

TOM DiCILLO Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBB.  USA/Japan, 1996.  Lakeshore Entertainment, JVC Entertainment Networks, Largo Entertainment, Lemon Sky Productions.  Screenplay by Tom DiCillo.  Cinematography by Paul Ryan.  Produced by Thomas A. Bliss, Marcus Viscidi.  Music by Jim Farmer.  Production Design by Therese DePrez.  Costume Design by Ellen Lutter.  Film Editing by Camilla Toniolo.   Unhappy company man Al (John Turturro) is facing the…

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City Of Hope (1991)

JOHN SAYLES Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 1991.  Esperanza Films Inc., The Samuel Goldwyn Company.  Screenplay by John Sayles.  Cinematography by Robert Richardson.  Produced by Sarah Green, Maggie Renzi.  Music by Mason Daring.  Production Design by Dan Bishop, Dianna Freas.  Costume Design by John Dunn.  Film Editing by John Sayles.   John Sayles’ tale of urban drama is a multi-casted tale that takes…

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Dead Man Walking (1995)

TIM ROBBINS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  United Kingdom/USA, 1995.  Havoc, Polygram Filmed Entertainment, Working Title Films.  Screenplay by Tim Robbins, based on the book by Helen Prejean.  Cinematography by Roger Deakins.  Produced by Jon Kilik, Tim Robbins, Rudd Simmons.  Music by David Robbins.  Production Design by Richard Hoover.  Costume Design by Renee Ehrlich Kalfus.  Film Editing by Lisa Zeno Churgin, Ray Hubley.  …

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Deconstructing Harry (1997)

WOODY ALLEN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.   USA, 1997.  Sweetland Films, Jean Doumanian Productions.  Screenplay by Woody Allen.  Cinematography by Carlo Di Palma.  Produced by Jean Doumanian.  Production Design by Santo Loquasto.  Costume Design by Suzy Benzinger.  Film Editing by Susan E. Morse.  Woody Allen plays a popular scribe with writer’s block who spends two days re-examining his life and his past…

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