Jennifer Tilly, older sister, poker player, bride of Chucky and oscar nominated actress.
Meg Tilly, younger sister, writer, bride of Colin and oscar nominated actress.
The Big Chill (1983)
Described to me one time as a bunch of friends that meet up after a funeral to smoke weed. Well, it wasn’t wrong I guess, but the seemingly simple premise has a lot more weight to it than that. Excellent cast playing fleshed out characters due to a well written script makes this a treat.
Nominated for Best Picture, Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Glenn Close) and Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen in 1984.
Agnes of God (1985)
It held my interest, but in the end it felt rather uneventful, mostly because of bland direction. Good performances, though.
Nominated for Best Actress in a Leading Role (Anne Bancroft), Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Meg Tilly) and Best Music, Original Score in 1986.
The Fabulous Baker Boys (1989)
Fine. It’s fine.
Nominated for Best Actress in a Leading Role (Michelle Pfeiffer), Best Cinematography, Best Film Editing and Best Music, Original Score in 1990.
Bullets Over Broadway (1994)
Just a joy to watch. The character arcs are hilarious, especially Chazz Palminteri as the gangster who turns into an artist. The camera work is really clever, with some perfect timed zooms for comedic effect.
Winner of Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Dianne Wiest) in 1995. Nominated for Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Chazz Palminteri), Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Jennifer Tilly), Best Director, Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen, Best Art Direction-Set Decoration and Best Costume Design.
Stuart Little (1999)
I could not stand this. Maybe this is great for children for all I know, but I could not stop thinking about Home Alone 3 for some reason. That cannot possibly be a good sign.
Nominated for Best Effects, Visual Effects in 2000.