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French Connection II

Why didn’t I think of it earlier? It’s hard to recreate success, especially on the scale achieved by William Friedkin  in The French Connection (1971).  That movie received eight Academy Award nominations and won in five of them.  That’s a high … Continue reading

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The French Connection

There’s been some talk…a big shipment, everybody’s gonna get well. I bought French Connection II (1975) on Blu Ray, so that gives me a chance to review The French Connection (1971).  That’s how my brain works.  What’s most exciting for me is … Continue reading

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Recommended Movies on BluRay/DVD for Christmas

The time for this post was probably on Thursday, so I’ll have to cater to the more discerning (and semi-procrastinating) holiday shopper.  Lucky for you, DVDs and BluRays are far less likely to sell out than a 60″ television at … Continue reading

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Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

He says there’s a mole right at the top of the circus.  That he’s been there for years. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011) is still playing in US theaters, but it’s available on DVD in the UK.  That’s how I’m … Continue reading

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My Movie Library

Films 1776 Gentleman Prefer Blondes* Paperboy, The* 10,000 B.C.* Gentleman’s Agreement* Papillon* 101 Dalmatians* Germany Year Zero* Parade’s End* 12 Angry Men* Gerry Paris Blues* 12 Years a Slave* Gertrud* Paris, Texas** 13th Warrior, The Get Carter* Party, The* 17 … Continue reading

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