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8 Million Ways to Die

8 Million Ways to Die

Director: Hal Ashby
Year: 1986

In the aftermath of a police shooting, Matthew Scudder has retired and is spending time in AA on his path to recovery. When he meets a dashing woman at a meeting, he is dragged back into the underworld of vice. The final film of Hal Ashby (Harold and Maude). Stars Jeff Bridges and Rosanna Arquette.

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The Ambassador

The Ambassador

Director: J. Lee Thompson
Year: 1984

U.S. Ambassador Peter Hacker (Robert Mitchum) has traveled to Israel on a vital mission to initiate peace talks between young Israelis and the P.L.O. He’s stalked by assassins of unknown allegiance and blackmailers photograph his wife (Ellen Burstyn) in bed with her lover (Fabio Testi), who proves to be a Palestinian leader. Aided by a security officer (Rock Hudson) and by the Israel Defense Minister (Donald Pleasence), Hacker seeks to save his marriage, his career and the region before his many foes succeed in eliminating him. 

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Ambush Bay

Ambush Bay

Director: Ron Winston
Year: 1966

General MacArthur doesn't know it, but he's headed for an ambush. Hugh O'Brian (Ten Little Indians), Mickey Rooney (The Secret Invasion) and James Mitchum (Trackdown) star in this top-notch WWII nail-biter that'll keep you on the edge of your seat with consistent excitement right until the explosive end.

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The Appaloosa (Special Edition)

The Appaloosa (Special Edition)

Director: Sidney J. Furie
Year: 1966

Vowing to give up his sordid past, Matt Fletcher (Marlon Brando) returns to his sleepy hometown on the Mexican border. But when a sadistic bandit steals his magnificent Appaloosa stallion he sets out to even scores.

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Brannigan

Brannigan

Director: Douglass Hickox
Year: 1975

John Wayne stars as Brannigan, a hard nosed Chicago cop sent to London to track down and return to the states a notorious Chicago mobster. However, the UK has never seen a cop quite like Brannigan, and never met a cop like John Wayne.

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Bat 21

Bat 21

Director: Peter Markle
Year: 1988

Gene Hackman and Danny Glover portray a pair of valiant American soldiers up against impossible odds for survival and rescue within war-torn Vietnam.

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Beachhead

Beachhead

Director: Stuart Heisler
Year: 1954

Screen icon Tony Curtis (The Vikings) blends hard-hitting toughness and humor as a Marine who must battle Japanese soldiers, private demons and fellow Marines in this gripping World War II saga. Four Marines embark on a hazardous island mission to verify reports about a secret Japanese minefield.

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Black Moon Rising (Special Edition)

Black Moon Rising (Special Edition)

Director: Harley Cokeliss
Year: 1986

When master thief Sam Quint is hired by the government to steal top-secret data from a crime organization, he hides the stolen data in the experimental supercar, The Black Moon. But when the car is then stolen by high-tech auto thief Nina, Quint must break into an impenetrable skyscraper and steal it back.

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The Black Windmill (Special Edition)

The Black Windmill (Special Edition)

Director: Don Siegel
Year: 1974

British secret agent (Michael Caine) takes up the revenge trail when ruthless gunrunners kidnap his young son and demand a king’s ransom in uncut diamonds for the boy’s release. With each new lead Caine’s chilling quest becomes increasingly deadly as he begins to suspect that one of his colleagues is in league with the merciless abductors.

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The Bounty (Special Edition)

The Bounty (Special Edition)

Director: Roger Donaldson
Year: 1984

Anthony Hopkins is William Bligh, a real-life sea captain who, in 1787, steered The Bounty on a 27,000-mile voyage into danger, chaos and madness. After 31 days  the weary crew is relieved to finally land on a remote island. But soon their tyrannical captain wants to sail again, and the desperate men turn to first mate Fletcher Christian (Mel Gibson) to help them take the ship back.

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