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  • 00:39

    Johnny Handsome, 1989

    in Movies

    A career criminal who has been deformed since birth is given a new face by a kindly doctor and paroled from prison. It appears that he has gone straight, but he is really planning his revenge on the man who killed his father-figure and sent him to prison.


    Director: Walter Hill
    Writers: John Godey (novel), Ken Friedman (screenplay)
    Stars: Mickey Rourke, Ellen Barkin, Elizabeth McGovern, Lance Henriksen, Forest Whitaker

  • 00:36

    Night Catches Us, 2010

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    In 1976, complex political and emotional forces are set in motion when a young man returns to the race-torn Philadelphia neighborhood where he came of age during the Black Power movement


    Director: Tanya Hamilton


    Writer: Tanya Hamilton


    Stars: Anthony Mackie, Kerry Washington

  • 00:59

    The Hurt Locker, 2009

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    Staff Sgt. William James (Jeremy Renner), Sgt. J.T. Sanborn (Anthony Mackie) and Specialist Owen Eldridge (Brian Geraghty) are members of a bomb-disposal unit in Baghdad. As their tour of duty enters its final weeks, the men face a set of increasingly hazardous situations, any of which could end their lives in an explosive instant.

  • 02:07

    Special PWO Tribute: Rowdy Roddy Piper

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    Rowdy Roddy Piper

  • 00:34

    Chaplin, 1992

    in Movies

    Re-creation of the life of comic genius Charlie Chaplin, from his humble beginnings in south London through his early days in British vaudeville, his silent movie career in America and his late masterpieces. His turbulent personal life saw four marriages and an enforced exile from the US - though he returned to receive an honorary Oscar in 1972.


    Director: Richard Attenborough
    Writers: David Robinson (book), Charles Chaplin (book)
    Stars: Robert Downey Jr.

  • 01:26

    American Gangster, 2007

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    Frank Lucas (Denzel Washington) earns his living as a chauffeur to one of Harlem's leading mobsters. After his boss dies, Frank uses his own ingenuity and strict business code to become one of the inner city's most powerful crime bosses. Meanwhile, veteran cop Richie Roberts (Russell Crowe) senses a change in the mob's power structure and looks for ways to bring his opponent to justice.


     


     

  • 00:49

    Traffic, 2000

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    A contemporary thriller set in the world of drug trafficking. Traffic evokes the high stakes and high risks of the drug trade, as seen through a series of interrelated stories, some of which are highly personal and some of which are filled with intrigue and danger.


    Director: Steven Soderbergh
    Writers: Simon Moore (miniseries Traffik), Stephen Gaghan (screenplay)
    Stars: Michael Douglas, Benicio Del Toro, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Luis Guzmán, Don Cheadle, Miguel Ferrer

  • 01:08

    Affliction, 1998 -- Movie Review w/ 1Silva

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    Affliction, 1998, written and directed by Paul Schrader from the novel by Russell Banks.


    It stars Nick Nolte, Sissy Spacek, James Coburn, Willem Dafoe.


    Affliction tells the story of Wade Whitehouse, a small-town policeman in New Hampshire. Detached from the people around him, including a dominating father and a divorced wife, he becomes obsessed with the solving of a fatal hunting accident, leading to a series of tragic events.

  • 00:38

    The Dogs of War, 1980

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    Mercenary James Shannon, on a reconnaissance job to the African nation of Zangaro, is tortured and deported. He returns to lead a coup.  Adaptation of Frederick Forsyth's 1974 Novel. 


    Director: John Irvin


    Stars: Christopher Walken, Tom Berenger, Colin Blakely

  • 00:58

    Stand by Me, 1986

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    After learning that a stranger has been accidentally killed near their rural homes, four Oregon boys decide to go see the body. On the way, Gordie Lachance (Wil Wheaton), Vern Tessio (Jerry O'Connell), Chris Chambers (River Phoenix) and Teddy Duchamp (Corey Feldman) encounter a mean junk man and a marsh full of leeches, as they also learn more about one another and their very different home lives. Just a lark at first, the boys' adventure evolves into a defining event in their lives.


    Based on Stephen King Novel


    Directed by Rob Reiner


    Stars:


    Wil Wheaton: Gordie Lachance
    River Phoenix: Chris Chambers
    Corey Feldman: Teddy Duchamp
    Jerry O'Connell: Vern Tessio

  • 01:00

    Stand by Me, 1986

    in Movies

    After learning that a stranger has been accidentally killed near their rural homes, four Oregon boys decide to go see the body. On the way, Gordie Lachance (Wil Wheaton), Vern Tessio (Jerry O'Connell), Chris Chambers (River Phoenix) and Teddy Duchamp (Corey Feldman) encounter a mean junk man and a marsh full of leeches, as they also learn more about one another and their very different home lives. Just a lark at first, the boys' adventure evolves into a defining event in their lives.

     

    Based on Stephen King Novel

     

    Directed by Rob Reiner

     

    Stars:

     

    Wil Wheaton: Gordie Lachance

    River Phoenix: Chris Chambers

    Corey Feldman: Teddy Duchamp

    Jerry O'Connell: Vern Tessio