Variety Lights (1950)

Log Line An actor in a small-time variety troupe attempts to gain the success that he has long envisioned as his due—on the stage and in his love life. Overview Medium: Film Writer(s): Federico Fellini, Alberto Lattuada, Tullio Pinelli, Ennio … Continue reading

The Gold Rush (1925)

Log Line A likeable prospector in the Klondike Gold Rush attempts to survive the elements and pursue love. Overview Medium: Film Writer(s): Charles Chaplin Director(s): Charles Chaplin Production Co.(s): Charles Chaplin Productions In the silent film The Gold Rush, the … Continue reading

After Hours (1985)

Log Line A bored young office worker becomes embroiled in the surreal world of the late-night Soho neighborhood and attempts to return to the unexciting comfort of the world he knows. Overview Medium: Film Writer(s): Joseph Minion Director(s): Martin Scorsese … Continue reading

The Navigator (1924)

Log Line A wealthy young man learns to be resourceful in an attempt to survive on a ship with no power, adrift at sea. Overview Medium: Film Writer(s): Clyde Bruckman, Joseph Mitchell, Jean Havez Director(s): Donald Crisp, Buster Keaton Production … Continue reading

Singin’ in the Rain (1952)

Log Line A successful silent-film actor attempts to maintain his status as a Hollywood star when the movie industry transitions from silent film to “talkies.” Overview Medium: Film Writer(s): Adolph Green, Betty Comden Director(s): Stanley Donen, Gene Kelly Production Co.(s): … Continue reading

Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994)

Log Line When a young Englishman encounters love-at-first-sight for the first time, he attempts to pursue its ultimate satisfaction—union with the woman he feels might be his soul mate. Overview Medium: Film Writer(s): Richard Curtis Director(s): Mike Newell Production Co.(s): … Continue reading

Lost in America (1985)

Log Line An advertising executive who loses his job in a fit of self-focused righteous anger embarks on a motor-home-based vagabond journey to “find himself”—with his wife in tow. Overview Medium: Film Writer(s): Albert Brooks, Monica Mcgowan Johnson Director(s): Albert … Continue reading