Rain Man

It is a 1988 American film directed by Barry Levinson

Starring Dustin Hoffman (Runaway Jury and Kramer vs. Kramer) and Tom Cruise (Mission: Impossible, The Firm), Beth Grant (No country for old men, A Time To Kill, Homefront)

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Synopsis:

Charles Babbitt (Tom Cruise) is a young woman who is dedicated to the good life working in a successful company selling cars. However, he receives the news that his father has died and goes to her funeral. The lawyer of his father tells about the will, where he leaves a Buick convertible and his roses. All the rest of the estate is left to Raymond Babbitt (Dustin Hoffman), his older brother-who was unaware until that moment, who is autistic. Then Charles kidnaps’ Raymond to claim half of the inheritance.

 

Winner of 4 Oscars

In 1989, just one year after Leonore Fleischer wrote a book based on the screenplay for Rain Man.

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The Bourne Supremacy

Based on novels with same name by Robert Ludlum and is part of The Bourne Trilogy

Directed by Paul Greengrass and stars by Matt Damon (The Rainmaker, The Legend Of Bagger Vance, The Bourne Trilogy), Franka Potente (Blow and The Bourne Trilogy), Julia Stiles (Mona Lisa Smile), Joan Allen (The Notebook), Brian Cox (The Ring) Karl Urban (Almost Human).

 

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Synopsis:

Even victim of amnesia Jason Bourne leads a quiet life with Marie in India until one day he narrowly escapes an assassination attempt at home, then back again to chase the murderers sent by Treadstone to kill him, but Jason It demonstrates to them that is not so easy to kill him.

The Pelican Brief

Based on novel with same name by John Grisham

1993, directed by Alan J. Pakula and stars by Julia Roberts (Charlie Wilson’s War), Denzel Washington (American Gangster), Hume Cronyn (Cleopatra), Jake Weber (Dangerous Beauty).

 

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Synopsis:

A law student at Tulane University Darby Shaw (Julia Roberts), makes an investigation about murder of two judges Rosenberg (Hume Cronyn) and Jensen (Ralph Cosham), who worked in the US Supreme Court murderers soon learn from this research and not seem to like anything, they begin to pursue Darby Shaw (Julia Roberts) and killing her boyfriend and Thomas Callahan (Sam Shepard) A college professor.

Gray Grantham (Denzel Washington), a journalist who is investigating the murder of one “Garcia” (Jake Weber), is involved in other research and soon Darby contacted with Gray, and working together will try to address them to the murderers.

Involving the CIA, FBI, White House and law firms.

 

 

 

El Informe Pelícano

Basada en la novela homónima de John Grisham

1993, dirigida por Alan J. Pakula y protagonizada por Julia Roberts (La guerra de Charlie Wilson), Denzel Washington (American Gangster), Hume Cronyn (Cleopatra), Jake Weber (Más fuerte que su destino).

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Sinopsis:

Una estudiante de derecho de la universidad de Tulane Darby Shaw (Julia Roberts), hace una investigación sobre el asesinato de dos jueces Rosenberg (Hume Cronyn), y Jensen (Ralph Cosham), que trabajaban en la Corte Suprema de los EE.UU. pronto los asesinos se enteran de esta investigación y no parece gustarles nada, empiezan a perseguir a Darby Shaw (Julia Roberts) y matando a su novio y a Thomas Callahan (Sam Shepard) un profesor de la universidad.

Gray Grantham (Denzel Washington), un periodista que esta investigando el asesinato de un tal “Garcia” (Jake Weber), se involucra en la otra investigación y pronto Darby contactara con Gray, y trabajando juntos trataran de hacerles frente a los asesinos.

Involucrando a la CIA, FBI, La Casa Blanca y Despachos de abogados.

El Mito de Bourne

Basada en la novela homónima de Robert Ludlum y que forma parte de la Trilogia Jason Bourne

Dirigida por Paul Greengrass y protagonizada por Matt Damon (Legítima Defensa, Trilogia Jason Bourne, La Leyenda De Bagger Vance),  Franka Potente (Blow), Julia Stiles (La sonrisa de Mona Lisa), Joan Allen (El diario de Noah), Brian Cox (La Llamada), Karl Urban (Trilogía El Señor De Los Anillos).

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En esta impecable película de acción, intrigan y suspense, Matt Damon, ganador de un premio de la Academia, encarna de nuevo a Jason Bourne, el perfecto asesino entrenado por la CIA que, una vez mas, tiene que emprender huida. – EL PAIS –

Sinopsis:

Aun victima de la amnesia Jason Bourne lleva una vida tranquila junto a Marie en la India hasta que un día escapa por muy poco a un atentado en su casa, entonces vuelven otra vez a perseguirle los asesinos enviados por Treadstone para acabar con él, pero Jason les demostrara que no es tan fácil matarle.

Vigorosa y tensa, con espeluznantes persecuciones de coche, ” El Mito de Bourne ” es una de las películas más rebosantes de acción de los últimos años.

El Cliente

Basada en la novela homónima de John Grisham.

1994, dirigida por Joel Schumacher (Tiempo De Matar) y protagonizada por Susan Sarandon (Thelma y Louise), Tommy Lee Jones (no es pais para viejos) y Brad Renfro (Verano de corrupción).

 

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 Sinopsis:

Un día Mark Sway esta jugando con su hermano pequeño Rick en un bosque, de repente se acerca un coche conducido por un abogado que involuntariamente le cuenta a Mark un secreto sobre un cliente suyo, que mato a un senador y que a partir de aquel momento la vida de Mark y la de su familia sera un caos, perseguidos por la mafia y por el FBI, Mark sera defendido por la abogada Reggie, Mark pensara en un plan para que dejen de perseguirle y que a Reggie no le acaba de gustar este plan…

 

Stand by Me

This film is is part of Different Seasons by Stephen King

1982, Based on novel The Body by Stephen King

 

Directed by Rob Reiner and starring Wil Wheaton (Star Trek), John Cusack (High Fidelity, Runaway Jury), River Phoenix, Corey Feldman, and Jerry O’Connell.

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Synopsis

A narrated by Gordie Lachance (Wil Wheaton), and his three best friends, Chris Chambers (River Phoenix), Teddy Duchamp (Corey Feldman) and Vern Tessio (Jerry O’Connell) history, in which as children who wanted to play be heroes embark on a journey that was to find a child who disappeared.