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L.A. Takedown (1989)

Director: Michael Mann Writer: Michael Mann Not great but interesting to see how Mann took his own 90 minute TV movie and then remade it into the epic crime classic Heat.

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The Great Mouse Detective (1986)

Directors: Ron Clements & Burny Mattinson & David Michener & John Musker Writers: Peter Young & Vance Gerry & Steve Hulett & Ron Clements & John Musker & Bruce Morris & Matthew O’Callaghan & Burny Mattinson & David Michener & … Continue reading

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The Mangler (1995)

Director: Tobe Hooper Writers: Tobe Hooper & Stephen Brooks and Peter Welbeck (Based on the short story by Stephen King)

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The Little Things (2021)

Director: John Lee Hancock Writer: John Lee Hancock Fine I guess.

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Butt Boy (2020)

Director: Tyler Cornack Writers: Tyler Cornack & Ryan Koch Props to the director and writers for turning such a dumb one joke premise into an actual feature.

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Cobra (1986)

Director: George P. Cosmatos Writer: Sylvester Stallone (Based on the novel “Fair Game” by Paula Gosling) Kinda good in that cliche 80s action movie kind of way.

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Lord of Illusions (1995)

Director: Clive Barker Writer: Clive Barker (Based on the short story “The Last Illusion” by Clive Barker) Another messy Barker movie that I also kind of enjoy for its weirdness and ambitions.

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21 Bridges (2019)

Director: Brian Kirk Writers: Adam Mervis and Matthew Michael Carnahan (Story by Adam Mervis)

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Zodiac (2007)

Director: David Fincher Writer: James Vanderbilt (Based on the book by Robert Graysmith) Great!

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Basic Instinct (1992)

 Director: Paul Verhoeven Writer: Joe Eszterhas A sleazy good time!

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