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3 things about Don Siegel’s THE KILLERS

The Killers [1964] 1. Reagan’s hair in 1964 is exactly how it would look for the rest of his life. 2. “If I knew you were coming I would have burned the place down.” 3. He says, “Lady, I don’t … Continue reading

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3 things about John Boorman’s POINT BLANK

Point Blank [1967] 1. Dried white crusts on her lips. An empty bottle of pills on the dresser. 2. He looks down at the empty bed. It triggers that memory of Lynne. 3. Dips his fingers into the pool. “Ice … Continue reading

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3 things about Richard Brooks’ THE PROFESSIONALS

The Professionals [1966] 1. He crawls under the water tank to place the dynamite. Dark, dripping beams of wood. 2. The train barrels down the track, in reverse, belching a plume of black smoke. Mexicans on horseback in pursuit. 3. … Continue reading

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