Bedrooms And Hallways (1998)

ROSE TROCHE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  United Kingdom, 1998.  Berwin and Dempsey, British Broadcasting Corporation, Pandora Cinema.  Screenplay by Robert Farrar.  Cinematography by Ashley Rowe.  Produced by Dorothy Berwin, Liz Bunton, Ceci Dempsey.  Music by Ian MacPherson, Alfredo D. Troche.  Production Design by Richard Bridgland.  Costume Design by Annie Symons.  Film Editing by Chris Blunden.   Often amusing examination of the nature of…

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August 32nd On Earth (1998)

DENIS VILLENEUVE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB Original title:  Un 32 Aout Sur Terre Canada, 1998.  Max Films Productions.  Screenplay by Denis Villeneuve.  Cinematography by Andre Turpin.  Produced by Roger Frappier.  Music by Nathalie Boileau, Robert Charlebois, Pierre Desrochers, Jean Leloup.  Film Editing by Sophie Leblond.   Pascale Bussières plays a model and actress who changes the direction of her life following a near-fatal car…

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Vigo (1998)

JULIEN TEMPLE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  Alternate title:  Vigo: A Passion For Life France/United Kingdom/Japan, 1998.  Impact Pictures, Little Magic Films, MACT Productions, Nitrate Film, Road Movies Filmproduktion, Tornasol Films.  Screenplay by Anne Devlin, Peter Ettedgui, Julien Temple.  Cinematography by John Mathieson.  Produced by Jeremy Bolt, Amanda Temple.  Music by Bingen Mendizabal.  Production Design by Raoul Albert, Koldo Valles, Marcus Wookey.  Costume Design…

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The Adventures Of Sebastian Cole (1998)

TOD WILLIAMS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1998.  Culpan Productions LLC.  Screenplay by Tod Williams.  Cinematography by John Foster.  Produced by Karen Barber, Jasmine Kosovic.  Music by Elizabeth Swados.  Costume Design by Eric Daman.  Film Editing by Affonso Goncalves.  Independent Spirit Awards 1999.  Independent Spirit Awards 2001.  Toronto International Film Festival 1998.   Adrian Grenier is excellent as a wayward youth in the early eighties…

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Get Real (1998)

BEN SHORE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  United Kingdom, 1998.  Arts Council of England, British Screen Productions, Distant Horizon, Graphite Film Production.  Screenplay by Patrick Wilde, based on his play What’s Wrong With Angry.  Cinematography by Alan Almond.  Produced by Stephen Taylor.  Music by John Lunn.  Production Design by Bernd Lepel.  Costume Design by Bernd Lepel.  Film Editing by Barrie Vince.   Precious little British…

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Pleasantville (1998)

GARY ROSS Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.  USA, 1998.   New Line Cinema, Larger Than Life Productions.   Screenplay by Gary Ross.   Cinematography by John Lindley.   Produced by Bob Degus, Jon Kilik, Gary Ross, Steven Soderbergh.   Music by Randy Newman.   Production Design by Jeannine Oppewall.   Costume Design by Judianna Makovsky.   Film Editing by William Goldenberg.    Tobey…

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A Simple Plan (1998)

SAM RAIMI Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.5 United Kingdom/Germany/France/USA/Japan, 1998. British Broadcasting Corporation, Mutual Film Company, Paramount Pictures, Savoy Pictures, Tele München Fernseh Produktionsgesellschaft, Toho Company, Towa Video, Union Générale Cinématographique.  Screenplay by Scott B. Smith, based on his novel. Cinematography by Alar Kivilo.  Produced by James Jacks, Adam Schroeder.  Music by Danny Elfman.  Production Design by Patrizia…

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Caresses (1998)

VENTURA PONS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  Original title:  Caricies Spain, 1998.  Els Films de la Rambla, Generalitat de Catalunya – Departament de Cultura, Televisió de Catalunya, Televisión Española.  Screenplay by Ventura Pons, Sergi Belbel, based on the play by Sergi Belbel.  Cinematography by Jesus Escosa.  Produced by Ventura Pons.  Music by Carles Cases.  Production Design by Gloria Marti.  Costume Design by Neus Olivella.  Film…

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Radiance (1998)

RACHEL PERKINS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  Australia, 1998.  AndyInc., Eclipse Films, Joanna Baevski & Michael Myer, New South Wales Film & Television Office, Premium Movie Partnership, SBS Independent, The Australian Film Commission.  Screenplay by Louis Nowra, based on his play.  Cinematography by Warwick Thornton.  Produced by Ned Lander, Andrew Myer.  Music by Alistair Jones.  Production Design by Sarah Stollman.  Costume Design…

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Home Fries (1998)

DEAN PARISOT Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BB.  USA, 1998.  Baltimore Pictures, Home Fries Productions Inc., Kasdan Pictures, Warner Bros..  Screenplay by Vince Gilligan.  Cinematography by Jerzy Zielinski.  Produced by Mark Johnson, Lawrence Kasdan, Barry Levinson, Charles Newirth.  Music by Rachel Portman.  Production Design by Barry Robison.  Costume Design by Jill M. Ohanneson.  Film Editing by Nicholas C. Smith.   A messy comedy about…

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Dancing At Lughnasa (1998)

PAT O’CONNOR Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  Ireland/United Kingdom/USA, 1998.  Bórd Scannán na hÉireann, Capitol Films, Channel Four Films, Ferndale Films, Irish Film Board, Raidió Teilifís Éireann, Sony Pictures Classics.  Screenplay by Frank McGuinness, based on the play by Brian Friel.  Cinematography by Kenneth MacMillan.  Produced by Noel Pearson.  Music by Bill Whelan.  Production Design by Mark Geraghty.  Costume Design by Joan Bergin.  Film…

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Last Night (1998)

DON McKELLAR Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  Canada/France, 1998.  Rhombus Media, Téléfilm Canada, La Sept-Arte, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, Haut et Court, Canada Television and Cable Production Fund, Canadian Film or Video Production Tax Credit.  Screenplay by Don McKellar.  Cinematography by Douglas Koch.  Produced by Niv Fichman, Daniel Iron.  Music by Alex Pauk, Alexina Louie.  Production Design by John Dondertman.  Costume…

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