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SEAN CONNERY IN JOHN BOORMAN'S EXPERIMENTAL 'ZARDOZ'

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ORSON WELLES DIRECTS AND STARS IN 'THE LADY FROM SHANGHAI'

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OLIVER REED TINKERS WITH MICHAEL WINNER'S 'THE SYSTEM'

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Title: The System Year: 1964 Rates: ****1/2 THE GIRL-GETTERS is really THE SYSTEM as the other title makes little sense — yet although the B...

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Eli Wallach and Robert Baily Year: 1958 Rating: ****1/2 Brazen and bizarre crime flick beginning with a police investigation of what turns o...

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QUEEN OF TECHNICOLOR RHONDA FLEMING GOES 3D FOR 'INFERNO'

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Poster for Ronda Fleming INFERNO Year: 1953 Rating: *** Robert Ryan could be difficult to root for since he played contentedly bitter types ...

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William Powell & Rhonda Fleming 1951 Rates: ***1/2 The recently-departed Queen of Technicolor Rhonda Fleming also reigned in a few B&...

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JOHN THAW DIGS MYRA FRANCIS ON 'THE SWEENEY: COUNTRY BOY'

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LAURENCE HARVEY VS TOM COURTENAY FOR 'A DANDY IN ASPIC'

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PETER SELLERS, BRITT EKLAND & VICTOR MATURE 'AFTER THE FOX'

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AND GOD RESTED: A RAMBLING FAREWELL TO EDDIE VAN HALEN

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BRITISH WEREWOLF FROM OUTER SPACE HORROR FLICK 'PREY'

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Title: PREY Year: 1978 Rating: ***1/2 A shape-shifting space alien takes the form of a handsome young man on Earth and, after violently doin...

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