Lady Vengeance (2005)

CHAN-WOOK PARK Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5 Original Title: Chinjeolhan Geumjassi Alternate Title:  Sympathy For Lady Vengeance South Korea, 2005. CJ Entertainment, CJ Capital Investment, Centurion Investment, Ilshin Capital Investments, Korea Capital Investment, Samsung Venture Capital, TSJ Entertainment, Moho Film, TMS Entertainment, TMS Comics, CJ E&M Film Financing & Investment Entertainment & Comics, Stone Comics…

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Mary (2005)

ABEL FERRARA Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBB.5.  Italy/France/USA, 2005.  Wild Bunch, Associated Film, Central Films, De Nigris Productions, Surreel.  Screenplay by Abel Ferrara, Mario Isabella, Simone Lageoles, Scott Pardo.  Cinematography by Stefano Falivene.  Produced by Roberto De Nigris, Fernando Sulichin, David Hausen.  Music by Francis Kuipers.  Production Design by Frank DeCurtis.  Costume Design by Frank DeCurtis, Silvia Nebiolo.  Film Editing by Patrizio Marone,…

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The Constant Gardener (2005)

FERNANDO MEIRELLES Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  United Kingdom/Germany, 2005.  Focus Features, UK Film Council, Potboiler Productions, Scion Films, Blue Sky Films, Epsilon Motion Pictures, Studio Babelsberg.  Screenplay by Jeffrey Caine, based on the novel by John Le Carre.  Cinematography by Cesar Charlone.  Produced by Simon Channing Williams. Music by Alberto Iglesias.  Production Design by Mark Tildesley.  Costume Design by Odile Dicks-Mireaux.  Film…

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Proof (2005)

JOHN MADDEN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.5.  USA, 2005.  Miramax, Endgame Entertainment, Hart-Sharp Entertainment, Inside Track 1.  Screenplay by David Auburn, Rebecca Miller, based on the play by David Auburn.  Cinematography by Alwin H. Kuchler.  Produced by Robert Kessel, Alison Owen,Jeffrey Sharp.  Music by Stephen Warbeck.  Production Design by Alice Normington.  Costume Design by Jill Taylor.  Film Editing by Mick Audsley.  Golden Globe Awards 2005.  Toronto…

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The Brothers Grimm (2005)

TERRY GILLIAM Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  United Kingdom/Czech Republic/USA, 2005.  Dimension Films, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Mosaic Media Group, Reforma Films, Atlas Entertainment.  Screenplay by Ehren Kruger.  Cinematography by Newton Thomas Sigel.  Produced by Daniel Bobker, Charles Roven.  Music by Dario Marianelli.  Production Design by Guy Hendrix Dyas.  Costume Design by Gabriella Pescucci, Carlo Poggioli.  Film Editing by Lesley Walker.  Venice Film Festival 2005.   After…

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Regular Lovers (2005)

PHILIPPE GARREL Bil’s rating (out of 5):   0.   Original title:  Les Amants Reguliers France, 2005.  Maïa Films, Arte France Cinema, MEDIA Programme of the European Union, Centre National De La Cinematographie.  Scenario and dialogue by Philippe Garrel, scenario collaborators Arlette Langmann, Marc Cholodenko.  Cinematography by William Lubtchansky.  Produced by Gilles Sandoz.  Music by Jean-Claude Vannier.  Production Design by Nikos Meletopoulos, Mathieu Menut.  Costume Design by…

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Gabrielle (2005)

PATRICE CHEREAU Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBBB.  France/Italy/Germany, 2005.  Azor Films, Arte France Cinéma, StudioCanal, Love Streams Productions, Albachiara, Network Movie Film-und Fernsehproduktion, Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen, Canal+, arte France Développement, Eurimages, Région Ile-de-France, MEDIA Programme of the European Union.  Screenplay by Patrice Chereau, Anne-Louise Trividic, based on the novel The Return by Joseph Conrad.  Cinematography by Eric…

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Heading South

BBBB (out of 5) Original title:  Vers Le Sud Thought-provoking political drama that takes place in Haiti in the late seventies, when the country was still a vacation paradise for rich white people but was also on the verge of a major upheaval (though of course it wouldn’t be its first or last). Three wealthy white…

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Good Night, And Good Luck. (2005)

GEORGE CLOONEY Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA/United Kingdom/France/Japan, 2005.  Warner Independent Pictures, 2929 Productions, Participant Media, Davis Films, Redbus Pictures, Tohokushinsha Film Corporation, Section Eight.  Screenplay by George Clooney, Grant Heslov.  Cinematography by Robert Elswit.  Produced by Grant Heslov.  Music by Jim Papoulis.  Production Design by James D. Bissell.  Costume Design by Louise Frogley.  Film Editing by Stephen Mirrione.  Academy Awards 2005.  European Film…

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Brokeback Mountain (2005)

ANG LEE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  USA/Canada, 2005.  Focus Features, River Road Entertainment, Alberta Film Entertainment, Good Machine.  Screenplay by Larry McMurtry, Diana Ossana, based on the short story by Annie Proulx.  Cinematography by Rodrigo Prieto.  Produced by Diana Ossana, James Schamus.  Music by Gustavo Santaolalla.  Production Design by Judy Becker.  Costume Design by Marit Allen.  Film Editing by Geraldine Peroni, Dylan Tichenor.  Academy…

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