The Angel Levine (1970)

JAN KADAR Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.5 USA, 1970. Belafonte Enterprises. Screenplay by Bill Gunn, Ronald Ribman, based on a story by Bernard Malamud. Cinematography by Richard C. Kratina. Produced by Chiz Schultz. Music by Zdenek Liska. Production Design by George Jenkins. Costume Design by Domingo A. Rodriguez. Film Editing by Carl Lerner. Zero…

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Hester Street (1975)

JOAN MICKLIN SILVER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1975.  Midwest Films.  Screenplay by Joan Micklin Silver, based on the novel by Abraham Cahan.  Cinematography by Kenneth Van Sickle.  Produced by Raphael D. Silver.  Music by William Bolcom.  Production Design by Stuart Wurtzel.  Costume Design by Robert Pusilo.  Film Editing by Katherine Wenning.   Filmed in black and white and taking place in…

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All That Jazz (1979)

BOB FOSSE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1979.  Columbia Pictures Corporation, Twentieth Century Fox.  Screenplay by Bob Fosse, Robert Alan Aurthur.  Cinematography by Giuseppe Rotunno.  Produced by Robert Alan Aurthur.  Music by Ralph Burns.  Production Design by Philip Rosenberg.  Costume Design by Albert Wolsky.  Film Editing by Alan Heim.  Podcast:  My Criterions.   Bob Fosse takes the cinematic spectacle of big-budget musicals and uses…

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