What’s The Worst That Could Happen? (2001)

SAM WEISMAN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  B.  USA, 2001.  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Turman/Morrissey Company, Hyde Park Entertainment.  Screenplay by Matthew Chapman, based on the novel by Donald E. Westlake.  Cinematography by Anastas N. Michos.  Produced by Ashok Amritraj, Wendy Dytman.  Music by Tyler Bates.  Production Design by Howard Cummings.  Costume Design by Jeffrey Kurland.  Film Editing by Garth Craven, Nick Moore.   A Donald E. Westlake novel has once…

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For Love Or Money (1993)

BARRY SONNENFELD Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBB.5.  USA, 1993.  Universal Pictures.  Screenplay by Mark Rosenthal, Lawrence Konner.  Cinematography by Oliver Wood. Produced by Brian Grazer.  Music by Bruce Broughton.  Production Design by Peter S. Larkin.  Costume Design by Susan Lyall.  Film Editing by Jim Miller.  Michael J. Fox is irresistible as a world-class hotel concierge who does all manner of favours for the wealthy…

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Lolita (1997)

ADRIAN LYNE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA/France, 1997.  Guild, Lolita Productions, Pathé.  Screenplay by Stephen Schiff, based on the novel Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov.  Cinematography by Howard Atherton.  Produced by Mario Kassar, Joel B. Michaels.  Music by Ennio Morricone.  Production Design by Jon Hutman.  Costume Design by Judianna Makovsky.  Film Editing by David Brenner, Julie Monroe.  National Board of Review Awards 1998.   Vladimir…

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The World According To Garp (1982)

GEORGE ROY HILL Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BB.  USA, 1982.  Pan Arts, Warner Bros..  Screenplay by Steve Tesich, based on the novel by John Irving.  Cinematography by Miroslav Ondricek.  Produced by George Roy Hill, Robert Crawford Jr..  Music by David Shire.  Production Design by Henry Bumstead.  Costume Design by Ann Roth.  Film Editing by Stephen A. Rotter.   Another good example of how John Irving’s novels…

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