Thriller

36 Hours (1965)

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36 Hours (1965) was directed by George Seaton.  Seaton wrote and directed the classic Miracle on 34th Street (1947). Major Jefferson Pike (James Garner)knows the plans for D-Day, he  is sent to Lisbon to check with a German double agent he has recruited. In Lisbon Pike is drugged and captured by the Germans.  They fly […]

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10 to Midnight (1983)

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10 to Midnight (1983) was directed by J. Lee Thompson.  J. Lee Thompson, was an English film director, his biggest international hit was the “The Guns of Navarone”.  Thompson also directed two of the Planet of the Apes films (Conquest of the Planet of the Apes and Battle for the Planet of the Apes). Warren […]

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Push (2009)

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Push was directed by Paul McGuigan,  McGuigan previous work as a director include “Gangster No. 1 “, “The Reckoning” and “Lucky Number Slevin”. Secret government agency (Division) collects people born with various ESP powers. Division doesn’t treat their people very well, even injecting some with a dangerous drug, (that kills everyone that takes it) trying […]

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2012

Watched 2012 with Kelly today. It’s a movie she really wanted to see, she likes end of the world movies. My question is how did they get John Cusack to star in this movie?  Lots of destruction in this film,  fire and cracks follow Cusack’s family everywhere they go. Good cast in a BAD movie–it’s […]

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