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Wednesday, December 12 2012

Aficianados of Off-the-Wall Movies will Find Entertainment Value In 'The Island'

This 1980 weird-fest stars a bemused-looking Michael Caine and a supporting cast of oddballs.


Wednesday, December 2 2009

Downhill Racer

A visually stunning sports movie that tweaks the formula just enough to make a personal, thoughtful film without refuting genre expectation.


Thursday, September 25 2008

The Fletch Collection

My 13-year-old self that rooted along with Fletch for Gail Stanwyck to lend him her towel after his car allegedly hit a water buffalo was unable to fully appreciate the elements of noir, at the time.


Thursday, June 30 2005

Prime Cut (1972)

Prime Cut is like a giant absurdist painting.


Wednesday, April 17 2002

The Survivors (2002)

It's not as though 'The Survivors' takes its survivalists seriously.


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