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Something for Everyone

Something for Everyone

Director: Harold Prince
Year: 1971

A charismatic and ambitious young man, Konrad Ludwig (Michael York), finds employment as the butler at the home of Countess Herthe von Ornstein (Angela Lansbury). While working for the widowed aristocrat, Konrad decides that he will do anything in his power to climb both socially and financially. Harold Prince (Fiddler on the Roof) made his feature film directorial debut with this handsome production.

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Prizzi's Honor

Prizzi's Honor

Director: John Huston
Year: 1985

Proffessional hit man, Charley Partanna (Jack Nicholson), a do-it-yourself kind of guy, has been loyal to "The Family" since he can remember. The mafia boss’s daughter (Anjelica Huston) has eyes for Charley, but Charley has just married the sultry hired assassin named Irene Walker (Kathleen Turner). Their unlikely relationship hits a snag, however, as they find out that their next job is to ice each other. Directed by legendary film maker John Huston.

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Junior Bonner (Special Edition)

Junior Bonner (Special Edition)

Director: Sam Peckinpah
Year: 1972

With his bronco-busting career on its last legs, Junior Bonner (Steve McQueen) heads to his hometown to try his luck in the annual rodeo. But his fond childhood memories are shattered when he finds his family torn apart by his greedy brother (Joe Don Baker) and hard-drinking father (Robert Preston). 

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Topaze

Topaze

Director: Harry d'Abbadie d'Arrast
Year: 1933

After years of dedicated service, Professor Topaze (John Barrymore) is summarily fired for flunking his worst student – who happens to be the son of the powerful Baron (Reginald Mason), a wealthy businessman who stands to make a fortune by peddling a worthless health tonic.

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Stingaree

Stingaree

Director: William Wellman
Year: 1934

In 1874 Australia, debonair outlaw Stingaree (Richard Dix, Cimarron), aided by his sidekick, Howie (Andy Devine, Stagecoach), uses his wily charm to take what he wants from the ruling class… with or without permission.

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The Cemetery Club

The Cemetery Club

Director: Bill Duke
Year: 1993

Once a week, a circle of lifelong friends meet to pay tribute to the past. But when life throws them a few unexpected curves, they happily discover the best times are still ahead!

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The Flamingo Kid

The Flamingo Kid

Director: Garry Marshall
Year: 1984

Everything was settled for 18-year-old Jeffrey (Matt Dillon), the plumber's son from Brooklyn: one last summer of carefree fun before college. But when he gets a job as a cabana boy at the El Flamingo Beach Club - with its shapely coeds, gin-playing cardsharps and wealthy snobs - Jeffrey is lured into a world distinctly different from his working-class roots... a world that could ultimately draw him away from his education, his background and his family!

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Crossing the Bridge / Indian Summer (Double Feature)

Crossing the Bridge / Indian Summer (Double Feature)

Director: Mike Binder
Year: 1992

Crossing the Bridge is an entertaining comedy-drama about the adventures of three young friends in ‘70s Detroit. Starring Josh Charles (Dead Poets Society), Jason Gedrick (Iron Eagle) and Stephen Baldwin (The Usual Suspects).

Writer/director Mike Binder’s second film – Indian Summer is a heartwarming comedy about eight friends who reunite at their summer camp after 20 years.

 

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Funny Bones

Funny Bones

Director: Peter Chelsom
Year: 1995

Struggling in the shadow of his famous comedian father (Jerry Lewis), a young comic (Oliver Platt) retreats to his old hometown when his act bombs in Las Vegas. Ready to try anything for inspiration, he's in for more than a few surprises before learning that his own eccentric family has the best material for the perfect act!

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A Great Wall

A Great Wall

Director: Peter Wang
Year: 1986

The first American movie shot in China, A Great Wall is a delightful comedy that was a "cross-cultural hit" (Los Angeles Times) when released in 1986.

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