Cotton Comes to Harlem (1970)

OSSIE DAVIS Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB USA, 1970. Formosa Productions. Screenplay by Arnold Perl, Ossie Davis, based on the novel by Chester Himes. Cinematography by Gerald Hirschfeld. Produced by Samuel Goldwyn Jr.. Music by Galt MacDermot. Production Design by Emanuel Gerard. Costume Design by Anna Hill Johnstone. Film Editing by Robert Q. Lovett….

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Buck and the Preacher (1972)

SIDNEY POITIER Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5 USA, 1972. Columbia Pictures, E & R Productions Corp., Belafonte Enterprises. Story by Ernest Kinoy, Drake Walker, Screenplay by Ernest Kinoy. Cinematography by Álex Phillips Jr.. Produced by Joel Glickman. Music by Benny Carter. Production Design by Sydney Z. Litwack. Costume Design by Guy C. Verhille. Film…

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Thief (1981)

MICHAEL MANN Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.  USA, 1981.  Mann/Caan Productions.  Screen Story and Screenplay by Michael Mann, based on the novel by Frank Hohimer.  Cinematography by Donald E. Thorin.  Produced by Jerry Bruckheimer, Ronnie Caan.  Music by Tangerine Dream.  Production Design by Mel Bourne.  Costume Design by Jodie Lynn Tillen.  Film Editing by…

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Ivanhoe (1952)

RICHARD THORPE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA/United Kingdom, 1952.  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.  Screenplay by Noel Langley, adaptation by by Aeneas MacKenzie, based on the novel by Walter Scott.  Cinematography by Freddie Young.  Produced by Pandro S. Berman.  Music by Miklos Rozsa.  Production Design by Alfred Junge.  Costume Design by Roger K. Furse.  Film Editing by Frank Clarke.   Walter Scott’s popular novel is played…

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Face/Off (1997)

JOHN WOO Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 1997.  Permut Presentations, Touchstone Pictures, Paramount Pictures, Douglas/Reuther Productions, WCG Entertainment Productions.  Screenplay by Mike Werb, Michael Colleary.  Cinematography by Oliver Wood.  Produced by Terence Chang, Christopher Godsick, Barrie M. Osborne, David Permut.  Music by John Powell.  Production Design by Neil Spisak.  Costume Design by Ellen Mirojnick.  Film Editing by Steven Kemper, Christian Wagner.   You’ll actually enjoy…

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Masters Of The Universe (1987)

GARY GODDARD Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BB.  USA, 1987.  Golan-Globus Productions, Edward R. Pressman Film, Cannon Films, Cannon Group, The Cannon Group.  Screenplay by David Odell.  Cinematography by Hanania Baer.  Produced by Yoram Globus, Menahem Golan.  Music by Bill Conti.  Production Design by William Stout.  Costume Design by Julie Weiss.  Film Editing by Anne V. Coates.   The popular He-Man television cartoon series makes…

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Silverado (1985)

LAWRENCE KASDAN Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBBB.  USA, 1985.   Columbia Pictures Corporation, Delphi IV Productions, Eaves Movie Ranch.   Screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan, Mark Kasdan.   Cinematography by John Bailey.   Produced by Lawrence Kasdan.   Music by Bruce Broughton.   Production Design by Ida Random.   Costume Design by Kristi Zea.   Film Editing by Carol Littleton.    Lawrence Kasdan’s…

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