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2)JAWS
3)LAURA
4)CANYON
PASSAGE
5)ANATOMY
OF A
MURDER
6)THE BEST
YEARS OF
OUR LIVES
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ZHIVAGO
10)LOCAL
HERO

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FOLLOWING
THOSE ON THE
LIST UP ABOVE
1)FALLEN ANGEL
2)THE BIG HEAT
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SIDEWALK ENDS
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INTO FEAR
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COURTENAY
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MATURE
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TIERNEY
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MCDOWELL IN
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