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First Monday
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First Monday

Jan. 15, 2002

First Monday

A newcomer to the Supreme Court finds himself a pivotal force on an often deadlocked bench, frequently at odds over hot-button cases in this ...
O Brother, Where Art Thou?
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O Brother, Where Art Thou?

In the deep south during the 1930s, three escaped convicts search for hidden treasure while a relentless lawman pursues them. On their journey ...
State and Main
6.7

State and Main

Aug. 26, 2000

State and Main

A movie crew invades a small town whose residents are all too ready to give up their values for showbiz glitz.
One Fine Day
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One Fine Day

Dec. 20, 1996

One Fine Day

Melanie Parker, an architect and mother of Sammy, and Jack Taylor, a newspaper columnist and father of Maggie, are both divorced. They meet one ...
Tough Guys

Tough Guys

Oct. 03, 1986

Tough Guys

Harry Doyle and Archie Lang are two old-time train robbers, who held up a train in 1956 and have been incarcerated for thirty years. After ...
Death of a Salesman

Death of a Salesman

Aug. 16, 1985

Death of a Salesman

Salesman Willy Loman is in a crisis. He’s about to lose his job, he can’t pay his bills, and his sons Biff and Happy don’t ...
The Man with One Red Shoe

The Man with One Red Shoe

A man is mistaken as a spy by the CIA when he arrives at the airport with one red shoe.
Stick

Stick

Apr. 26, 1985

Stick

Ernest (Stick) Stickley just out of prison agrees to help a friend deliver a package. It’s a setup and his friend is killed. Stick is going ...
Two of a Kind

Two of a Kind

Jan. 01, 1983

Two of a Kind

God throws his hands up at the foolishness of humanity and orders the race destroyed. A trio of bleeding-heart angels strike a deal with him: if ...
The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

The town sheriff and a madame team up to stop a television evangelist from shutting down the local whorehouse, the famed “Chicken Ranch.”
Tootsie

Tootsie

Jun. 10, 1982

Tootsie

When struggling, out of work actor Michael Dorsey secretly adopts a female alter ego – Dorothy Michaels – in order to land a part in ...
Sharky’s Machine

Sharky’s Machine

Dec. 18, 1981

Sharky’s Machine

Police officer Tom Sharky gets busted back to working vice, where he happens upon a scandalous conspiracy involving a local politician. ...
Dark Night of the Scarecrow

Dark Night of the Scarecrow

Bubba, an intellectually disabled man, is falsely accused of attacking a young girl. Disguised as a scarecrow, he hides in a cornfield, only to ...
True Confessions

True Confessions

Sep. 25, 1981

True Confessions

A cop clashes with his priest brother while investigating the brutal murder of a young prostitute
Attica

Attica

Mar. 01, 1980

Attica

A behind the scenes look of the 1971 prisoners revolt at the Attica prison.
The Final Countdown

The Final Countdown

Jan. 31, 1980

The Final Countdown

During routine manoeuvres near Hawaii in 1980, the aircraft-carrier USS Nimitz is caught in a strange vortex-like storm, throwing the ship back ...
Starting Over

Starting Over

Oct. 05, 1979

Starting Over

After divorcing his ambitious singer wife, a middle-aged man begins a new relationship with a teacher.
North Dallas Forty

North Dallas Forty

Aug. 03, 1979

North Dallas Forty

A semi-fictional account of life as a professional Football (American-style) player. Loosely based on the Dallas Cowboys team of the early 1970s.
The Muppet Movie

The Muppet Movie

May. 31, 1979

The Muppet Movie

A Hollywood agent persuades Kermit the Frog to pursue a career in Hollywood. On his way there he meets his future muppet crew while being chased ...
Tilt

Tilt

Apr. 01, 1979

Tilt

Tilt is the story of a precocious young girl who is a pinball wizard. Because she does not get on with her parents, Tilt is contemplating running ...
The Fury

The Fury

Mar. 10, 1978

The Fury

A government agent is determined to come to his son’s rescue, when a sinister official kidnaps him to harness his extremely powerful ...
Breakheart Pass

Breakheart Pass

Dec. 25, 1975

Breakheart Pass

At the height of the frontier era, a train races through the Rocky Mountains on a classified mission to a remote army post. But one by one the ...
The Hindenburg

The Hindenburg

Dec. 25, 1975

The Hindenburg

In this highly speculative historical thriller, Colonel Franz Ritter (George C. Scott), a former hero pilot now working for military ...
Dog Day Afternoon

Dog Day Afternoon

Sep. 21, 1975

Dog Day Afternoon

Based on the true story of would-be Brooklyn bank robbers John Wojtowicz and Salvatore Naturale. Sonny and Sal attempt a bank heist which quickly ...
The Front Page

The Front Page

Dec. 01, 1974

The Front Page

A journalist suffering from burn-out wants to finally say goodbye to his office – but his boss doesn’t like the idea one bit.
The Sting

The Sting

Dec. 25, 1973

The Sting

Set in the 1930s this intricate caper deals with an ambitious small-time crook and a veteran con man who seek revenge on a vicious crime lord who ...
Sisters

Sisters

Mar. 26, 1973

Sisters

Inquisitive journalist Grace Collier is horrified when she witnesses her neighbor, fashion model Danielle Breton, violently murder a man. ...
The Pursuit of Happiness

The Pursuit of Happiness

William Popper is the son of a stockbroker and is thoroughly disenchanted with “the system.” So much so that even though he can prove ...
Hi, Mom!

Hi, Mom!

Apr. 27, 1970

Hi, Mom!

Vietnam vet Jon Rubin returns to New York and rents a rundown flat in Greenwich Village. It is in this flat that he begins to film, ...