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Entries from November 2006

Too Late The Hero (1970)

November 27th, 2006 · No Comments

Somewhere in the Pacific in the spring of 1942, a U.S. Navy captain – played by “guest star” Henry Fonda – dispatches the shore patrol to bring back Sam Lawson (Cliff Robertson). Dragging him off a beach, the captain cancels the lieutenant’s leave and orders him to assist a British combat unit who need a […]

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Tags: Military

Vera Cruz (1954)

November 20th, 2006 · No Comments

During the Mexican Civil War in 1866, Benjamin Trane (Gary Cooper) is one of the many soldiers of fortune and criminals wandering south to sell their services to the highest bidder. Riding alone, Trane’s horse is injured, and he offers to buy another from a man he comes across, a gunslinger with a nefarious grin […]

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Tags: Western

Down In The Valley (2006)

November 19th, 2006 · No Comments

Restless 18-year-old October “Tobe” Sommers (Evan Rachel Wood) spends her spring break in the San Fernando Valley looking after her neglected 13-year-old brother Lonnie (Rory Culkin). Her father Wade – played by the terrific David Morse – is a corrections officer. He’s rarely home, so his daughter has developed an acute sense of independence. On […]

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Tags: Western