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1990s Film T

The Siege (1998)

Starring: Denzel Washington, Bruce Willis, Annette Bening, Tony Shalhoub, Aasif Mandvi, Lance Reddick, and Wood HarrisGrade: B- Despite the film being about the “siege” of [Read More…]

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2000s Film T

The Sum of All Fears (2002)

Starring: Ben Affleck, Morgan Freeman, James Cromwell, Liev Schreiber, Bridget Moynahan, Ciarán Hinds, the Library Cop from Seinfeld, and Colm FeoreGrade: B- If you want [Read More…]

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1990s Film T

The Hunt for Red October (1990)

Starring: Alec Baldwin, Sean Connery, James Earl Jones, Tim Curry, Sam Neill, Scott Glenn, Jeffrey Jones, and Stellan SkarsgårdGrade: C+ This may be the only [Read More…]

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1970s Classic Film T

Taxi Driver (1976)

Starring: Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster, Harvey Keitel, Cybill Shepherd, Albert Brooks, Peter Boyle, Leonard Harris, Joe Spinell, and Martin ScorseseGrade: Classic A viewing of [Read More…]

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1990s Film T

The Two Jakes (1990)

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Harvey Keitel, Madeleine Stowe, Eli Wallach, Frederic Forrest, James Hong, and David Keith, with a cameo from Tom Waits and a voiceover [Read More…]

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1980s Film T

The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (1984)

Starring: Peter Weller, John Lithgow, Ellen Barkin, Jeff Goldblum, Christopher Lloyd, Dan Hedaya, and Jonathan Banks, with a cameo from Yakov SmirnoffGrade: C+ If you [Read More…]

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1960s Film T

The Detective (1968)

Starring: Frank Sinatra, Lee Remick, Jacqueline Bisset, Robert Duvall, and Sugar Ray RobinsonGrade: B- If Lee Remick’s character didn’t exist or had a much lesser [Read More…]

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1970s Classic Film T

The French Connection (1971)

Starring: Gene Hackman and Roy ScheiderGrade: Classic Can anyone explain to me the ongoing running gag between this film and its sequel of the line, [Read More…]