|All That Jazz 1979 R, 123 min.|
Genre: Drama / Musical / Fantasy
Director: Bob Fosse
Cast: Roy Scheider, Jessica Lange, Ann Reinking, Leland Palmer, Cliff Gorman, Ben Vereen, Michael Tolan, John Lithgow, Max Wright, CCH Pounder, Wallace Shawn, David Margulies, Erzsebet Foldi, William LeMassena, Deborah Geffner
This is Director Bob Fosse's semi-autobiographical rendering of director/choreographer Joe Gideon's (Roy Scheider) love and obsession with both women and work. The story provides an insightful glimpse into the world of dance. The film received four Oscars; five other nominations included Best Picture, Director, and Actor (Roy Scheider)
|The Enforcer 1951 N/R, 86 min.|
Director: Bretaigne Windust
Cast: Humphrey Bogart, Zero Mostel, Ted de Corsia, Everett Sloane, Roy Roberts, King Donovan, Bob Steele, Don Beddoe, Michael Tolan, Adelaide Klein, Jack Lambert, Tito Vuolo, John Kellogg, Susan Cabot, Alan Foster
This is one good flick about Assistant District Attorney Martin D.A. Martin Ferguson (Humphrey Bogart) and police Captain Nelson (Roy Roberts) attempt to break up the mob-system of "killers for hire," which are led by Albert Mendoza (Everett Sloane). Mendoza's lieutenant, Joseph Rico (Ted de Corsia), is set to testify, but he falls to his death. Now, Ferguson has only a short time to find the missing clues in order to send Mendoza to the electric chair.
|Hour of the Gun 1967 N/R, 100 min.|
Director: John Sturges
Cast: James Garner, Jason Robards, Robert Ryan, Albert Salmi, Charles Aidman, Steve Ihnat, Michael Tolan, Larry Gates, William Windom, Frank Converse, Lonny Chapman, William Schallert
After Wyatt Earp (James Garner) kills members of the Clampton gang, remaining members retaliate by killing his brother, and Wyatt gets help from Doc Holliday (Jason Robards) to track down the killers.
|John and Mary 1969 PG, 92 min.|
Director: Peter Yates
Cast: Dustin Hoffman, Mia Farrow, Michael Tolan, Sunny Griffin, Tyne Daly, Olympia Dukakis, Marian Mercer, Cleavon Little, Julie Garfield, Stanley Beck
This comedy, centered around the 1960s' lifestyle, features New Yorkers John (Dustin Hoffman) and Mary (Mia Farrow) meeting and jumping into a sexually intimate relationship before they really know anything about each other.
|The Lost Man 1969 PG, 122 min.|
Director: Robert Alan Arthur
Cast: Sidney Poitier, Joanna Shimkus, Al Freeman Jr., Leon Bibb, Richard Dysart, David Steinberg, Paul Winfield, Michael Tolan, Beverly Todd, Bernie Hamilton
This remake of "Odd Man Out" is about criminal Jason Higgs (Sidney Poitier) who gets involved with social worker Cathy Ellis (Joanna Shimkus) and civil rights leader Dennis (Al Freeman Jr.). Higgs finds unorthodox means to take care of children of jailed activists.
|Presumed Innocent 1990 R, 127 min.|
Genre: Drama / Thriller / Mystery
Director: Alan J. Pakula
Cast: Harrison Ford, Brian Dennehy, Raul Julia, Bonnie Bedelia, Paul Winfield, Greta Scacchi, Joe Grifasi, John Spencer, Anna Maria Horsford, Sab Shimono, Tom Mardirosian, Bradley Whitford, Christine Estabrook, Michael Tolan, Madison Arnold
Rusty Sabich (Harrison Ford) is a Philadelphia prosecutor working for District Attorney Raymond Horgan (Brian Dennehy) who is running for reelection against Nico Della Guardia (Tom Mardirosian). When Horgan's star prosecutor Carolyn Polhemus (Greta Scacchi) is found murdered, Rusty is forced to investigate the murder. Rusty once had an affair with Carolyn, and, after a few twists and turns, Rusty becomes the accused killer who must go on trial for his life with his former adversary Sandy Stern (Raul Julia) as his defense lawyer. The ending is a shocker.
|The Savage 1952 N/R, 95 min.|
Genre: Western / Action / Romance
Director: George Marshall
Cast: Charlton Heston, Susan Morrow, Peter Hanson, Joan Taylor, Ted de Corsia, Milburn Stone, Richard Rober, Don Porter, Ian MacDonald, Angela Clarke, Orley Lindgren, Michael Tolan, Howard Negley, Frank Richards
Warbonnet (Charlton Heston) was a White child taken captive by Indians in his youth. He was the sole survivor of a Crow Indian raid and was rescued by the Sioux Indians and raised by them. Now, as the White men head through Indian territory, Warbonnet is a grown man and must decide whether to support the White man's war or remain in his Indian world. He finally leaves but does warn the Indians not to fight a losing battle with the White men.
|1. All That Jazz (1979)|
2. The Enforcer (1951)
3. Hour of the Gun (1967)
4. John and Mary (1969)
5. The Lost Man (1969)
6. Presumed Innocent (1990)
7. The Savage (1952)
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