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year: 2012 cast: Daniel Day Lewis, Tommy Lee Jones, Sally Field, James Spader rating: *** While a more fitting title would be THE 13TH A...

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year: 2012 cast: Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz, Leonardo DiCaprio, Don Johnson rating: **1/2 Modern exploitation guru Quentin Tarantino se...

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year:  2003  cast:  Randy Quaid, Dana Barron, Miriam Flynn, Fred Willard  rating:  *1/2 That’s right, a sequel to a sequel where Cousin ...

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year: 2012 cast: Ben Affleck, Alan Arkin, John Goodman, Bryan Cranston rating: ** ARGO, directed by and starring Ben Affleck, receiving ...

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year: 1979 cast: Kelly Reno, Mickey Rooney, Hoyt Axton, Teri Garr rating: ****1/2 This could have been a silent film, relying on gorgeou...

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year: 1980 cast: Burt Reynolds, Jerry Reed, Jackie Gleason, Sally Field, Mike Henry rating: *** One scene in this sequel to SMOKEY AND...

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year: 1988 cast: Fisher Stevens, Michael McKean, Jack Weston, Cynthia Gibb rating: ***1/2 It's rare a sequel exceeds the original, e...

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year: 1982 cast: Peter Gallagher, Daryl Hannah, Valérie Quennessen rating: **1/2 Peter Gallagher’s handsomely hawk-like Michael Pappas, ...

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year: 2013 cast: Bruce Willis, Jai Courtney, Sebastian Koch, Cole Hauser rating: *** “I’m on vacation,” John McClane replies (minus a...

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year: 1972 cast: Goldie Hawn, Edward Albert, Eileen Heckart, Paul Michael Glaser rating: ***1/2 Edward Albert plays Don Baker, a young b...

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2)JAWS
3)LAURA
4)CANYON
PASSAGE
5)ANATOMY
OF A
MURDER
6)THE BEST
YEARS OF
OUR LIVES
7)THE
FEARMAKERS
8)LAWRENCE
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9)DOCTOR
ZHIVAGO
10)CHARIOTS
OF FIRE

FAV FILM NOIR
FOLLOWING
THOSE ON THE
LIST UP ABOVE
1)FALLEN ANGEL
2)THE BIG HEAT
3)WHERE THE
SIDEWALK ENDS
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INTO FEAR
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3)GENE HACKMAN
4)MARLON BRANDO
5)ORSON WELLES
6)PETER O'TOOLE
CULT ACTORS
1)CHARLES
BRONSON
2)TOM
COURTENAY
3)VICTOR
MATURE
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MCDOWELL
5)LAWRENCE
TIERNEY
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CAREY

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IN JAWS
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MCDOWELL IN
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ORANGE
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IN STAR 80
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