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Entries from November 2007

Cisco Pike (1972)

November 30th, 2007 · 4 Comments

  Synopsis Cisco Pike (Kris Kristofferson) ventures down the canals of Venice, California with a guitar case. He visits a music store, where he reports to an old friend (Roscoe Lee Browne) that he “ain’t dealing no more”. Cisco is trying to get back into the music business and is looking for cash, but his […]

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Tags: Bathtub scene · Crooked officer · Cult favorite · Music

Come Early Morning (2006)

November 27th, 2007 · 4 Comments

  Synopsis Lucy Fowler (Ashley Judd) wakes up in a Little Rock motel room next to a stranger. She insists the motel manager let her pay the bill, catches a cab back to the bar and climbing into her F-150 pickup truck, begins her day. Lucy’s housemate (Laura Prepon) doesn’t understand or approve of Lucy’s […]

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Tags: Drunk scene · Father/daughter relationship · Small town

Out of Sight (1998)

November 22nd, 2007 · 9 Comments

Synopsis Jack Foley (George Clooney) storms out of an office building in Miami. He enters a bank across the street, and using the right words (“Is this your first time being robbed? You’re doing great”), gets the teller to hand over all her cash. He doesn’t get far. Incarcerated in “Glades Correctional Institution,” Foley notices […]

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Tags: Based on novel · Bathtub scene · Cult favorite · Father/daughter relationship · Gangsters and hoodlums · Heist · Unconventional romance