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Danger: Diabolik (1968)

Director: Mario Bava Writers: Dino Maiuri & Brian Degas & Tudor Gates & Mario Bava (Story by Angela Giussani and Luciana Giussani & Dino Maiuri & Adriano Baracco) (Based on the comic book “Diabolik” created by Angela Giussani and Luciana … Continue reading

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Public Enemies (2009)

Director: Michael Mann Writers: Ronan Bennett and Michael Mann & Ann Biderman (Based on the book “Public Enemies: America’s Greatest Crime Wave and the Birth of the FBI, 1933-34” by Bryan Burrough)

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The In-Laws (1979)

Director: Arthur Hiller Writer: Andrew Bergman

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Heat (1995)

Director: Michael Mann Writer: Michael Mann One of the greats! Love it!

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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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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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The Silent Partner (1978)

Director: Daryl Duke Writer: Curtis Hanson (Based on the novell “Think of a Number” by Anders Bodelsen) Had never heard of this before I came across it on Criterion Channel. Terrific crime thriller. Can’t go wrong with Gould and Plummer!

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Kajillionaire (2020)

Director: Miranda July Writer: Miranda July I loved this. Very odd.

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Let the Corpses Tan (2018)

Directors: Helene Cattet & Bruno Forzani Writers: Helene Cattet & Bruno Forzani (Based on the novel by Jean-Patrick Manchette & Jean-Pierre Bastid) This movie is wild!

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Point Break (2015)

Director: Ericson Core Writer: Kurt Wimmer (Story by Rick King & W. Peter Iliff and Kurt Wimmer) (Based on a screenplay by W. Peter Iliff) Bad.

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