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The Driver (1978)

Director: Walter Hill Writer: Walter Hill Great! I love a cold 70s crime thriller.

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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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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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Gun Crazy (1950)

Director: Joseph H. Lewis Writers: MacKinlay Kantor and Dalton Trumbo (Story by MacKinlay Kantor)

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Ocean’s 11 (1960)

Director: Lewis Milestone Writers: Harry Brown & Charles Lederer (Story by George Clayton Johnson & Jack Golden Russell) Love the Soderbergh series but the original is a real snooze.

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Point Break (1991)

Director: Kathryn Bigelow Writer: W. Peter Iliff (Story by Rick King & W. Peter Iliff)

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Blue Steel (1990)

Director: Kathryn Bigelow Writers: Kathryn Bigelow & Eric Red

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The Anderson Tapes (1971)

Director: Sidney Lumet Writer: Frank R. Pierson (Based on the novel by Lawrence Sanders)

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River of Grass (1994)

Director: Kelly Reichardt Writer: Kelly Reichardt (Story by Jesse Hartman & Kelly Reichardt)

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