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The Hot Rock (1972)

Director: Peter Yates Writer: William Goldman (Based on the novel by Donald E. Westlake)

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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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Heat (1995)

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

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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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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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The Pleasure of Being Robbed (2008)

Director: Josh Safdie Writers: Eleonore Hendricks & Josh Safdie (Story by Josh Safdie & Andy Spade & Anthony Sperduti)

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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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The Italian Job (1969)

Director: Peter Collinson Writer: Troy Kennedy Martin

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Aladdin (2019)

Director: Guy Ritchie Writers: John August and Guy Ritchie

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