Metropolis (1927)

Log Line A young man from the elite class of a futuristic city attempts to create a fair and respectful understanding between his own social class and that of the workers who toil below the city to make it work. … Continue reading

Rocky (1976)

Log Line A small-time boxer with a mixed-results fighting record attempts to put forward his best effort in a fight with the heavyweight champion and to thereby earn a sense of deserved respect. Overview Medium: Film Writer(s): Sylvester Stallone Director(s): … Continue reading

Casablanca (1942)

Log Line A former freedom fighter struggles to maintain his carefully constructed emotional fortress against powers that threaten to tear down its walls and launch him back into the world of those who actively care for others. What Happens in … Continue reading

The Wizard of Oz (1939)

Log Line A young Kansas farm girl is transported by a tornado to a magical land from which she attempts to return home. Overview Medium: Film Writer(s): Noel Langley, Florence Ryerson, Edgar Allan Woolf Director(s): Victor Fleming Production Co.(s): Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer … Continue reading

Chinatown (1974)

Log Line A 1940s private detective investigates the mysterious death of the Los Angeles Water Commission chief engineer and attempts to reveal and make known its instigator. Overview Medium: Film Writer(s): Robert Towne Director(s): Roman Polanski Production Co.(s): Paramount Pictures; … Continue reading