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Ocean’s 8 (2018)

Director: Gary Ross Writers: Gary Ross & Olivia Milch (Story by Gary Ross) (Based on characters created by George Clayton Johnson & Jack Golden Russell) Hathaway seems to be having fun. The rest is very mediocre.

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I Care a Lot (2021)

Director: J Blakeson Writer: J Blakeson Don’t think it quite nails the satire in the end but Pike kills it. Really fun lead performance.

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Thief (1981)

Director: Michael Mann Writer: Michael Mann (Story by Michael Mann) (Based on the novel “The Home Invaders” by Frank Hohimer) Mann’s first theatrical film. Incredible. One of my favorite crime movies.

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Die Another Day (2002)

Director: Lee Tamahori Writers: Neal Purvis & Robert Wade (Based on characters created by Ian Fleming) One of the worst in the series. Brosnan went out with a real stinker.

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Diamonds Are Forever (1971)

Director: Guy Hamilton Writers: Richard Maibaum and Tom Mankiewicz (Based on the novel by Ian Fleming)

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Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Director: Howard Hawks Writers: Charles Lederer (Based on “Gentlemen Prefer Blondes” by Joseph Fields and Anita Loos)

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Money Talks (1997)

Director: Brett Ratner Writers: Joel Cohen & Alec Sokolow

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Cradle 2 the Grave (2003)

Director: Andrzej Bartkowiak Writers: John O’Brien and Channing Gibson (Story by John O’Brien) It was late.  This was on TV.  Something about black diamonds.  Who cares.

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A Fish Called Wanda (1988)

Director: Charles Crichton Writer: John Cleese I grew up a huge Monty Python fan.  When I think about the movie I have seen most in my life I would bet it is Monty Python and the Holy Grail, something I … Continue reading

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