An adaptation of the 1957 musical, West Side Story explores forbidden love and the rivalry between the Jets and the Sharks, two teenage road gangs of different ethnic backgrounds. A selfish Prince is cursed to turn into a monster for the rest of his life, except he learns to fall in love with a wonderful younger woman he keeps prisoner. An anonymous love letter left in Michael’s locker on the last day of college wreaks havoc on his life and the lives of everybody who are available in contact with it. This contemporary romantic comedy, based mostly on a world bestseller, follows native New Yorker Rachel Chu to Singapore to fulfill her boyfriend’s household. After being minimize from the U.S.A. softball group and feeling a bit past her prime, Lisa finds herself evaluating her life and in the midst of a love triangle, as a corporate guy in crisis competes … Read More
Sandler proves definitively that he can act (he’s since confirmed that he’d quite not, if he can avoid it) because the frustrated-to-the-level-of-mania white-collar warehouse worker who falls – actually, madly, weirdly – for Watson’s fragile jetsetter. The result is a gloriously unhinged and mesmerising movie, a window into another world, where gravity isn’t fairly as powerful and the common guidelines – about romance, family, work, aggression, competition entries – don’t seem to use. The easiest and most loveable of all Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger’s collaborations, ‘I Know Where I’m Going!
’ is the tale of a headstrong English lass (Wendy Hiller), who heads north to marry the laird of a distant Scottish island. When she’s trapped on the mainland by tough seas, she finds herself falling for crotchety naval officer Roger Livesey. Screenwriter Pressburger and director Powell create a wistful world of quiet magic and soulful, folkish romance. Director … Read More
A 12 months of main blockbusters and a few of the most beloved films of all time. “Lawrence of Arabia,” “To Kill a Mocking Bird” and “The Manchurian Candidate” have been all listed on AFI’s original record of the one hundred best movies of all time.
This list counts down the very best overall years based on the variety of memorable and influential films that came out. Excerpted from The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Movies and Film © 2001 by Mark Winokur and Bruce Holsinger. All rights reserved including the best of replica in entire or partly in any type. Used by arrangement with Alpha Books, a member of Penguin Group (USA) Inc.
In phrases of movies, 1998 might be best remembered for its controversial Academy Awards ceremony that noticed “Shakespeare in Love” upset “Saving Private Ryan” for Best Picture and Roberto Benigni upsetting Tom Hanks, Edward Norton and Ian … Read More