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ANTHONY QUINN MOUNTS 'THE PASSAGE' W/ MALCOLM MCDOWELL

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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'

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

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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 ...

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ONGOING CAPTURED SCREEN CAPTURES FROM 'THE SWEENEY'

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John Thaw and Straw Dogs actor T.P. McKenna in THE SWEENEY: NIGHT OUT THE SWEENEY is the greatest, grittiest British crime series of the 197...

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GREATEST EPISODE OF 'THE SWEENEY' IS 'CHALK AND CHEESE'

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Paul Jones on The Sweeney Year: 1974 Rates: ***** Beginning with a rubbed water-glass rim creating a crystalline sound, there's a mislea...

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ROBERT MITCHUM IN 'THE WRATH OF GOD' WITH KEN HUTCHISON

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Title: The Wrath of God Year: 1972 Rating: *** British actor Ken Hutchison , from intimidating Dustin Hoffman in STRAW DOGS to beating up GA...

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BRITISH FILM NOIR 'SPIN A DARK WEB' ORIGINALLY 'SOHO INCIDENT'

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Title: SPIN A DARK WEB Year: 1956 Rating: *** A sort of British version of 711 OCEAN DRIVE has a young naïve tech expert hired to wire up a ...

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PETER STRAUSS VS WILLIAM SMITH 'RICH MAN, POOR MAN BOOK II'

PETER STRAUSS VS WILLIAM SMITH 'RICH MAN, POOR MAN BOOK II' PETER STRAUSS VS WILLIAM SMITH 'RICH MAN, POOR MAN BOOK II'

Title: RICH MAN, POOR MAN BOOK II Year: 1976-1977 Rating: **** While RICH MAN, POOR MAN BOOK II is no RICH MAN, POOR MAN being impossible t...

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JACQUES TOURNEUR'S 'THE FEARMAKERS' WITH DANA ANDREWS

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Title: The Fearmakers Year: 1958 Rating: **** THE FEARMAKERS is Dana Andrews ' peak as a dramatic lead, and, circa 1958, is one of the l...

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DANA ANDREWS IN 'SPY IN YOUR EYE' WITH GASTON MOSCHIN

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Dana Andrews in Spy in your Eye Year: 1965 Rates: *** Of eight movies DANA ANDREWS appeared in from 1965, the unknown SPY IN YOUR EYE aka B...

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DANA ANDREWS IN FRITZ LANG'S 'BEYOND A REASONABLE DOUBT'

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Beyond a Reasonable Doubt Year: 1956 Rating: *** Frtiz Lang, whose early German movies influenced American Film Noir, made one of the greate...

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DANA ANDREWS AND BETTY HUTTON FLING IN 'SPRING REUNION'

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Dana Andrews & Betty Hutton Year: 1957 Rates: ***1/2 By the middle of the 1950's, Dana Andrews had swung full circle, back to playin...

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GASTON MOSCHIN IN 'CALIBER 9' ORIGINALLY 'MILANO CALIBRO 9'

GASTON MOSCHIN IN 'CALIBER 9' ORIGINALLY 'MILANO CALIBRO 9' GASTON MOSCHIN IN 'CALIBER 9' ORIGINALLY 'MILANO CALIBRO 9'

Caliber 9 Year: 1972 Rating: **** Gravelly-voiced, physically-imposing Italian actor Gastone Moschin made the greatest villain in THE GODFAT...

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ORSON WELLES AND EDWARD G. ROBINSON IN 'THE STRANGER'

ORSON WELLES AND EDWARD G. ROBINSON IN 'THE STRANGER' ORSON WELLES AND EDWARD G. ROBINSON IN 'THE STRANGER'

Title: The Stranger Year: 1946 Rating: **** Orson Welles plays an edgy and intense but, on the surface, affable, intellectual, quote-spoutin...

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ROD TAYLOR LITERALLY VS WILLIAM SMITH IN 'DARKER THAN AMBER'

ROD TAYLOR LITERALLY VS WILLIAM SMITH IN 'DARKER THAN AMBER' ROD TAYLOR LITERALLY VS WILLIAM SMITH IN 'DARKER THAN AMBER'

Book Cover Darker than Amber Year: 1970 Rates: *** "And speaking of that... What about that?" is some of the clunky dialogue in Ro...

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CHARLES BRONSON IN TERENCE YOUNG'S 'THE VALACHI PAPERS'

The Valachi Papers Year: 1972 Rating: **1/2 One of the last Charles Bronson roles as a moody and irritable, tempermental characte r, soon me...

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