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BRITISH NEW WAVE 'THE BOYS' W/ RONALD LACEY & JESS CONRAD

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Soundtrack Album THE BOYS Year: 1962 Rating: ***1/2 A kind of depending upon perspective RASHOMON of the rebellious British youth set has a...

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JOHN CARSON IN THE OFFBEAT MYSTERY THRILLER 'ACT OF MURDER'

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Anthony Bate in Act of Murder Year: 1964 Rating: ** John Carson may look like a leading man, but the handsome square-jawed British b-crime s...

YOKO TANI AND JOHN CRAWFORD IN 'PICCADILLY THIRD STOP'

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Yoko Tani gets the cover from 1960 Rating: *** The British crime-heist b-movie PICCADILLY THIRD STOP could also be known as Your Fault Jungl...

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NIGEL PATRICK IN 'UNDERWORLD INFORMERS' AKA 'THE INFORMERS'

NIGEL PATRICK IN 'UNDERWORLD INFORMERS' AKA 'THE INFORMERS' NIGEL PATRICK IN 'UNDERWORLD INFORMERS' AKA 'THE INFORMERS'

Year: 1963 Rating: ***1/2 No matter what title's used, UNDERWORLD INFORMERS or simply THE INFORMERS, it's right up front about those...

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SHARY MARSHALL IN STEVE COCHRAN'S 'TELL ME IN THE SUNLIGHT'

SHARY MARSHALL IN STEVE COCHRAN'S 'TELL ME IN THE SUNLIGHT' SHARY MARSHALL IN STEVE COCHRAN'S 'TELL ME IN THE SUNLIGHT'

SUNLIGHT was Filmed: 1962 Released: 1965 Rating: **** First time director Steve Cochran directs himself against his usual villainous type in...

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VAL KILMER & LUCY GUTTERIDGE SEND UP SPIES IN 'TOP SECRET!'

VAL KILMER & LUCY GUTTERIDGE SEND UP SPIES IN 'TOP SECRET!' VAL KILMER & LUCY GUTTERIDGE SEND UP SPIES IN 'TOP SECRET!'

Val Kilmer as Nick Rivers in TOP SECRET! Directors: Jim Abrahams, David & Jerry Zucker Year: 1984 Rating: ***1/2 Nonstop humor with a re...

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HAMMER'S 'THE TWO FACES OF DR. JEKYLL' WITH CHRISTOPHER LEE

HAMMER'S 'THE TWO FACES OF DR. JEKYLL' WITH CHRISTOPHER LEE HAMMER'S 'THE TWO FACES OF DR. JEKYLL' WITH CHRISTOPHER LEE

Dawn Addams & Christopher Lee Year: 1960 Rating: *** The titular scientist in Hammer's usual Victorian era fits the 1800's in hi...

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JOHN LANDIS WRITES/DIRECTS 'AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF IN LONDON'

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AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF IN LONDON Year: 1981 Shame there were such bland DVD covers after years that finally made AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF IN LONDO...

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CHARLES BRONSON IN 'THE WHITE BUFFALO' WITH CLINT WALKER

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Title: THE WHITE BUFFALO Year: 1977 Rating: ***1/2 Within THE WHITE BUFFALO is a different kind of Western that Charles Bronson and director...

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CHARLES BRONSON IN 'LOVE AND BULLETS' FEATURING PAUL KOSLO

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Charles Bronson Love & Bullets Year: 1979 Rating: **1/2 For some, during Charles Bronson's Cannon era, sadly gone felt the MGM days....

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CHARLES BRONSON & JASON ROBARDS REUNITE IN 'CABOBLANCO'

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Title: Cabo Blanco Year: 1980 Rating: **1/2 This spiritual remake of CASABANCA about an American who runs a Peruvian hotel/nightclub harbori...

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CHARLES BRONSON TRAINING ELVIS PRESLEY IN 'KID GALAHAD'

CHARLES BRONSON TRAINING ELVIS PRESLEY IN 'KID GALAHAD' CHARLES BRONSON TRAINING ELVIS PRESLEY IN 'KID GALAHAD'

Charles Bronson & Elvis Presley Year: 1961 Rates: ***1/2 If there's one Elvis Presley vehicle where the songs would be best left out...

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WALTER MATTHAU STEPS UP FOR DON SIEGEL'S 'CHARLEY VARRICK'

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Title: Charley Varrick Year: 1973 Rates: ****1/2 Ironically the opening credits stating A SIEGEL FILM appears beneath a full moon in an oth...

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ROGER MOORE IN 'ESCAPE TO ATHENA' WITH TELLY SAVALAS

ROGER MOORE IN 'ESCAPE TO ATHENA' WITH TELLY SAVALAS ROGER MOORE IN 'ESCAPE TO ATHENA' WITH TELLY SAVALAS

Title: Escape to Athena Year: 1979 Rates: ***1/2 About the only thing ESCAPE TO ATHENA is known for is how miscast the famously British Jame...

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RIP WILLIAM SMITH 'ANY WHICH WAY YOU CAN' CLINT EASTWOOD

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William Smith pointing the way Year: 1980 Rates: ***1/2 The popular sequel ANY WHICH WAY YOU CAN surpasses BUT LOOSE by getting the bickerin...

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CHARLES BRONSON IN 'MAN WITH A CAMERA' WITH ANNE NEYLAND

CHARLES BRONSON IN 'MAN WITH A CAMERA' WITH ANNE NEYLAND CHARLES BRONSON IN 'MAN WITH A CAMERA' WITH ANNE NEYLAND

Charles Bronson & Anne Neyland Year: 1959 Rates: **** Few know that Charles Bronson had his very own television series, and it was a pre...

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ANNE NEYLAND & CARL ALFALFA SWITZER IN 'MOTORCYCLE GANG'

ANNE NEYLAND & CARL ALFALFA SWITZER IN 'MOTORCYCLE GANG' ANNE NEYLAND & CARL ALFALFA SWITZER IN 'MOTORCYCLE GANG'

Anne Neyland in Motorcycle Gang Year: 1957 Rating: *** Camp is the one description given to American International's MOTORCYCLE GANG, ob...

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CHARLES BRONSON 'SOMEONE BEHIND THE DOOR' ANTHONY PERKINS

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Frenchy Arthouse cover fitting the year 1971 Rating: **** French shot/English speaking psychological thriller mirroring François Truffaut mi...

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CHARLES BRONSON SERVES VINCENT PRICE IN 'HOUSE OF WAX'

CHARLES BRONSON SERVES VINCENT PRICE IN 'HOUSE OF WAX' CHARLES BRONSON SERVES VINCENT PRICE IN 'HOUSE OF WAX'

Bronson carries HOUSE OF WAX Year: 1953 Rates: ***1/2 The best part of HOUSE OF WAX is the drawn-out prologue setting up how Vincent Price a...

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CHARLES BRONSON & ROBERT DUVALL BANDED APART IN 'BREAKOUT'

CHARLES BRONSON & ROBERT DUVALL BANDED APART IN 'BREAKOUT' CHARLES BRONSON & ROBERT DUVALL BANDED APART IN 'BREAKOUT'

Title: BREAKOUT Year: 1975 Rates: *** The violent prologue of the 1975 Tom Gries jailbreak flick is so Sam Peckinpah you could call it BRIN...

CHARLES BRONSON WITH ALAIN DELON IN 'FAREWELL, FRIEND'

CHARLES BRONSON WITH ALAIN DELON IN 'FAREWELL, FRIEND' CHARLES BRONSON WITH ALAIN DELON IN 'FAREWELL, FRIEND'

FAREWELL, FRIEND Year: 1968 Rating: *** The title FAREWELL, FRIEND makes no sense yet are actual words spoken by one of two anti-buddy buddi...

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LEE MAJORS & CHRIS MAKEPEACE TAKING ON 'THE LAST CHASE'

LEE MAJORS & CHRIS MAKEPEACE TAKING ON 'THE LAST CHASE' LEE MAJORS & CHRIS MAKEPEACE TAKING ON 'THE LAST CHASE'

Title: The Last Chase Year: 1981 Rating: ***1/2 Well here’s a movie description you won't see today: "In the near future, evil fas...

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ANTHONY QUINN MOUNTS 'THE PASSAGE' W/ MALCOLM MCDOWELL

ANTHONY QUINN MOUNTS 'THE PASSAGE' W/ MALCOLM MCDOWELL ANTHONY QUINN MOUNTS 'THE PASSAGE' W/ MALCOLM MCDOWELL

Poster art for THE PASSAGE Year: 1979 Rates: **** It's already been written and spoken about that the infamous World War II flick THE PA...

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JACQUES TOURNEUR DIRECTS TOM NEAL IN 'THEY ALL COME OUT'

JACQUES TOURNEUR DIRECTS TOM NEAL IN 'THEY ALL COME OUT' JACQUES TOURNEUR DIRECTS TOM NEAL IN 'THEY ALL COME OUT'

Poster art for They All Come Out Year: 1939 Rates: ***1/2 Director Jacques Tourneur's first feature is the polar opposite of edgy Priso...

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JOHN THAW AS JACK REGAN IN THE FIRST THEATRICAL 'SWEENEY!'

JOHN THAW AS JACK REGAN IN THE FIRST THEATRICAL 'SWEENEY!' JOHN THAW AS JACK REGAN IN THE FIRST THEATRICAL 'SWEENEY!'

Poster art for SWEENEY! Year: 1977 Rating: ***1/2 While THE SWEENE Y television series spent equal time with John Thaw's Jack Regan and ...