The Exorcist III (1990)

WILLIAM PETER BLATTY Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.   USA, 1990.  Morgan Creek Entertainment.  Screenplay by William Peter Blatty, based on his novel Legion.  Cinematography by Gerry Fisher.  Produced by Carter deHaven.  Music by Barry De Vorzon.  Production Design by Leslie Dilley.  Costume Design by Dana Lyman.  Film Editing by Peter Lee-Thompson, Todd C. Ramsay.  William Peter Blatty takes the franchise over as…

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Serial Mom (1994)

JOHN WATERS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1994.  Savoy Pictures, Polar Entertainment Corporation, Saul Zaentz Film Center.  Screenplay by John Waters.  Cinematography by Robert M. Stevens.  Produced by John Fielder, Mark Tarlov.  Music by Basil Poledouris.  Production Design by Vincent Peranio.  Costume Design by Van Smith.  Film Editing by Janice Hampton, Erica Huggins.   Taking on America’s obsession with the ‘American dream’, John Waters…

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Thirteen Conversations About One Thing (2001)

JILL SPRECHER Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBBB.  USA, 2001.  Stonelock Pictures, Single Cell Pictures, double A Films, Conversation Productions Inc., Echo Lake Entertainment, Entitled Entertainment.  Screenplay by Karen Sprecher, Jill Sprecher.  Cinematography by Dick Pope.  Produced by Beni Atoori, Gina Resnick.  Music by Alex Wurman.  Production Design by Mark Ricker.  Costume Design by Kasia Walicka-Maimone.  Film Editing by Stephen Mirrione.  Boston Film Critics…

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Message In A Bottle (1999)

LUIS MANDOKI Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 1999.  Bel Air Entertainment, DiNovi Pictures, Tig Productions.  Screenplay by Gerald Di Pego, based on the novel by Nicholas Sparks.  Cinematography by Caleb Deschanel.  Produced by Kevin Costner, Denise Di Novi, Jim Wilson.  Music by Gabriel Yared.  Production Design by Jeffrey Beecroft.  Costume Design by Bernie Pollack.  Film Editing by Steven Weisberg.   Poetic cinematography and an unapologetically…

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In The Line Of Fire (1993)

WOLFGANG PETERSEN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1993.  Columbia Pictures Corporation, Castle Rock Entertainment.  Screenplay by Jeff Maguire.  Cinematography by John Bailey.  Produced by Jeff Apple.  Music by Ennio Morricone.  Production Design by Lilly Kilvert.  Costume Design by Erica Edell Phillips.  Film Editing by Anne V. Coates.  Academy Awards 1993.  Golden Globe Awards 1993.  New York Film Critics Awards 1993. Trust Wolfgang Petersen to come…

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Waking The Dead

BBB.5 (out of 5) Moody and poetic drama about a young political candidate (Billy Crudup) haunted by the memories of his late girlfriend (Jennifer Connelly), a 70s rebel and freedom-fighting upstart. Trouble is, he doesn’t really know if he’s just imagining seeing her or if she really is appearing to him. Jodie Foster produced this…

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Donnie Brasco (1997)

MIKE NEWELL Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.5.  USA, 1997.   Mandalay Entertainment, Baltimore Pictures, Mark Johnson Productions.   Screenplay by Paul Attanasio, based on the book Donnie Brasco: My Undercover Life In The Mafia by Joseph D. Pistone, Richard Woodley.   Cinematography by Peter Sova.   Produced by Louis DiGiaimo, Mark Johnson, Barry Levinson, Gail Mutrux.   Music by Patrick…

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The Jackal (1997)

MICHAEL CATON-JONES Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  USA/United Kingdom/France/Germany/Japan, 1997.  Universal Pictures, Mutual Film Company, Alphaville Films, Tele München Fernseh Produktionsgesellschaft, UGC PH, British Broadcasting Corporation, Marubeni, Toho-Towa, Mel’s Cite du Cinema.  Screen story and Screenplay by Chuck Pfarrer, based on the screenplay by Kenneth Ross.  Cinematography by Karl Walter Lindenlaub.  Produced by Michael Caton-Jones, Sean Daniel, James Jacks,…

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