|Bat*21 1988 PG-13, 105 min.|
Director: Peter Markle
Cast: Gene Hackman, Danny Glover, Jerry Reed, Clayton Rohner, David Marshall Grant, Erich Anderson, Joe Dorsey, Alan King, Reverend Michael Ng, theodore Chan Woei-Shyong, Don Ruffin, Scott Howell, Michael Raden, Timothy Fitzgerald, Stuart B. Hagen
During the Vietnam War, Lt. Col. Iceal Hambleton (Gene Hackman) is lost in the jungles of Vietnam after his aircraft is shot down behind enemy lines. The only man who can rescue him is Capt. Bartholomew Clark (Danny Glover), and he can only be reached through his radio transmitter.
|Friday the 13th, Part 4: The Final Chapter 1984 R, 91 min.|
Genre: Horror / Thriller
Director: Joseph Zito
Cast: Crispin Glover, Kimberly Beck, Barbara Howard, Erich Anderson, Corey Feldman, Ted White, Peter Barton, Lawrence Monoson, Joan Freeman, Clyde Hayes, Judie Aronson, Camilla More, Carey More, Bruce Mahler, Wayne Grace
That masked killer Jason Voorhees (Ted White) is back finding more teenage victims at Camp Crystal Lake. Mrs. Jarvis (Joan Freeman) lives with her kids Tommy (Corey Feldman) and Trish (Kimberly Beck) next to a house that is rented by teenagers who love throwing wild parties. It is only a matter of time before Jason starts murdering them, one-by-one. Finally, Tommy tries to distract Jason by putting on his own mask and going after Jason–and the gore continues.
|Missing in Action 1984 R, 101 min.|
Genre: Action / Drama
Director: Joseph Zito
Cast: Chuck Norris, M. Emmet Walsh, James Hong, Lenore Kasdorf, David Tress, Ernie Ortega, Pierrino Mascarino, Erich Anderson, Joseph Carberry, Avi Kleinberger, Willie Williams, Ric Segreto, Bella Flores, Gil Arceo, Roger Dantes
Col. Braddock (Chuck Norris) has escaped from a prisoner of war camp where he was held for many years. Now, he re-enters Vietnam in search of other MIAs who he is sure are there. There is a sequel, which goes back in time to when Braddock was a P.O.W.
|Pair of Aces 1990 TV, 100 min.|
Director: Aaron Lipstadt
Cast: Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Rip Torn, Helen Shaver, June Cameron, Michael Marich, Emily Warfield, Weasel Forshaw, Doris Hargrave, Lash La Rue, William Fair, Jeff Miller, Erich Anderson, John Swasey, Sonny Carl Davis
Texas Ranger Rip Metcalf (Kris Kristofferson) has safe cracker Billy Roy Barker (Willie Nelson) in custody. Barker, who claims to be innocent, comes to Metcalf's aid in pursuing a serial killer in this made-for-TV thriller. There is a sequel: "Another Pair of Aces: Three of a Kind."
|Thick as Thieves 1999 R, 95 min.|
Director: Scott Sanders
Cast: Alec Baldwin, Michael Jai White, Andre Braugher, Rebecca De Mornay, David Byrd, Bruce Greenwood, Richard Edson, Robert Miano, Khandi Alexander, Janeane Garofalo, Erich Anderson, Reginald Ballard, Bradford English, Ricky Harris, Gavin Polone
A double-cross by quirky thieves–Mackin (Alex Baldwin) and Pointy (Michael Jai White)–leads to retribution plots that threaten to accelerate into full-fledged Mob wars. Pointy hires two cops to kill Mackin, but Mackin kills them instead. Detective Petrone (Rebecca De Mornay) investigates the murders and tries to figure out Mackin's mode of operation. The characters in this story are multidimensional and provide good entertainment.
|Unfaithful 2002 R, 123 min.|
Genre: Drama / Thriller
Director: Adrian Lyne
Cast: Richard Gere, Diane Lane, Olivier Martinez, Erik Per Sullivan, Myra Lucretia Taylor, Michelle Monaghan, Chad Lowe, Joseph Badalucco Jr., Erich Anderson, Damon Gupton, Kate Burton, Dominic Chianese, Margaret Colin, Larry Gleason, Marc Forget
Connie (Diane Lane) falls during a windstorm and is rescued by a much younger man Paul Martel (Oliver Martinez). Now, she puts her seemingly stable marriage, which includes a young son Charlie (Erik Per Sullivan), to Edward (Richard Gere) on hold and indulges in an adulterous affair with Paul. Edward becomes suspicious and hires Frank Wilson (Dominic Chianese) to investigate. When Edward learns about Paul, he confronts him, and tragedy ensues. Lane was nominated for a Best Actress Oscar.
|1. Bat*21 (1988)|
2. Friday the 13th, Part 4: The Final Chapter (1984)
3. Missing in Action (1984)
4. Pair of Aces (1990)
5. Thick as Thieves (1999)
6. Unfaithful (2002)
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