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

Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Log Line A young man from the slums of Mumbai attempts to achieve the life that he feels destined to live with the girl whose love he feels destined to share. Overview Medium: Film Writer(s): Simon Beaufoy Director(s): Danny Boyle, … 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

The Thomas Crown Affair (1999)

Log Line An insurance investigator attempts to maintain a posture of emotional ruthlessness as she works to expose the truth of an art theft masterminded by a wealthy playboy. Overview Medium: Film Writer(s): Leslie Dixon, Kurt Wimmer Director(s): John McTiernan … Continue reading

The Thomas Crown Affair (1968)

Log Line A sexy insurance investigator attempts to expose the truth behind a robbery masterminded by a wealthy playboy—and to earn a reward for recovering the stolen money. Overview Medium: Film Writer(s): Alan R. Trustman Director(s): Norman Jewison Production Co.(s): … 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