The Apple

1979 Cannon Film Distributors Directed and Written by Menahem Golan Produced by Yoram Globus Music by George Clinton (and no, it’s not the one you’re thinking of)/Coby Recht/Songs by Iris Recht Cinematography by David Gurfinkle Edited by Alain Jakubowicz Once in a decade or so there comes a movie that is so astronomically bad that […]

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Rock & Rule

1983 Nelvana Directed by Clive A. Smith Produced by Michael Hirsh and Patrick Loubert Screenplay by John Halfpenny and Peter Sauder Cinematography by Lenora Hume Edited by G. Scott LaBarge Back in the 1980’s there were three notable animated movies that hit the theaters. Well, actually two of them as the movie we’re talking about […]

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Under The Cherry Moon

1986 Warner Bros. Directed by Prince Produced by Robert Cavallo, Stephen Fargnoli and Joseph Ruffalo Written by Becky Johnston Cinematography by Michael Ballhaus Edited by Eva Gardos/Rebecca Ross Music by Prince and The Revolution As long as UNDER THE CHERRY MOON stays with being a playful, goofy romantic musical set in the south of France […]

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Tommy

1975 Columbia Pictures/RSO Records Directed by Ken Russell Produced by Ken Russell and Robert Stigwood Screenplay by Ken Russell and Pete Townsend Music by The Who Cinematography by Dick Bush/Ronnie Taylor Edited by Stuart Baird TOMMY is absolutely nuts. There’s no other way to describe this movie, which might best be seen today as a […]

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Pennies From Heaven

1981 MGM Directed by Herbert Ross Produced by Herbert Ross & Nora Kaye Screenplay by Dennis Potter based on the BBC miniseries Music by Ralph Burns/Con Conrad/Marvin Hamlisch/Billy May  Cinematography by Gordon Willis  Edited by Richard Marks In 1979 Steve Martin and Bernadette Peters teamed up for what is one of The Ten Funniest Movies […]

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