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1941 (1979)

Director: Steven Spielberg Writers: Robert Zemeckis & Bob Gale (Story by Robert Zemeckis & Bob Gale and John Milius) Really awful.  Borderline unwatchable.

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Empire of the Sun (1987)

Director: Steven Spielberg Writer: Tom Stoppard (Based on the novel by J.G. Ballard)

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Youth Without Youth (2007)

Director: Francis Ford Coppola Writer: Francis Ford Coppola (Based on the novel by Mircea Eliade)

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To Be or Not to Be (1983)

Director: Alan Johnson Writers: Thomas Meehan & Ronny Graham (Story by Melchior Lengyel) (Based on the screenplay “To Be or Not to Be” by Edwin Justus Mayer)

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New York, New York (1977)

Director: Martin Scorsese Writers: Earl Mac Rauch and Mardik Martin (Story by Earl Mac Rauch)

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Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)

Director: Joe Johnston Writers: Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely (Based on the comic book created by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby)

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Foreign Correspondent (1940)

Director: Alfred Hitchcock Writers: Charles Bennett & Joan Harrison and James Hilton & Robert Benchley

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The Monuments Men (2014)

Director: George Clooney Writers: George Clooney & Grant Heslov (Based on the book by Robert M. Edsel and Bret Witter) A real miss.  You have a great setting, interesting true story, and talented cast and that all resulted in this … Continue reading

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A League of Their Own (1992)

Director: Penny Marshall Writers: Lowell Ganz & Babaloo Mandel (Story by Kim Wilson & Kelly Candaele)

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The Big Red One: The Reconstruction (1980)

Director: Samuel Fuller Writer: Samuel Fuller

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