John Houseman

  • Viewin' N Reviewin' with Bobby TThree Days Of The Condor (1975)

    Three Days Of The Condor (1975)

    Paramount Pictures released Three Days Of The Condor on September 24, 1975. Sydney Pollack directed the film starring Robert Redford, Faye Dunaway, and Cliff Robertson.

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  • SummariesThe Fog (1980)

    The Fog (1980)

    AVCO Embassy Pictures released The Fog on February 1, 1980. John Carpenter directed the film starring Adrienne Barbeau, Jamie Lee Curtis, and Janet Leigh.

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  • SummariesRollerball (1975)

    Rollerball (1975)

    Film and Plot Synopsis In the futuristic world of 2018, corporations have replaced countries. To distract and control humanity, they created a violent gladatorialesque game called Rollerball to demonstrate the futility of individual effort. However, the Energy Corporation soon begins to fear the popularity of its top player, Jonathan E because of his individual efforts. They decide it’s time for him to retire one way or the other before he inspires others to follow suit. Buy the Film *As an Amazon Associate we earn from qualifying purchases. ‘Rollerball’ Movie Summary Jonathan E. (James Caan) plays on Houston’s Rollerball team. As its captain, he’s become the sport’s most recognizable player lasting a ridiculous decade without someone killing him in match play. After an impressive win against Madrid, Mr. Bartholomew (John Houseman), a chairman of the Energy Corporation which owns Houston, pops in the locker room to congratulate the men and to announce he’s going to have Jonathan featured in retrospective broadcast about his career. The next day he meets with Jonathan where he tells him that the Energy Corporation intends to use that broadcast to announce Jonathan’s retirement. He will give Jonathan an excellent retirement package once he makes the announcement. …

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  • MHM MartThe Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988)

    The Naked Gun Trilogy Gets Super Cereal on Blu-Ray

    Paramount Home Entertainment released The Naked Gun Trilogy to Blu-ray on June 20, 2017.

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  • SummariesThe Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988)

    The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988)

    While on vacation in Beirut, Police Squad Lieutenant Frank Drebin interrupts a meeting consisting of Idi Amin, Muammar Gaddafi, Ayatollah Khomeini, Yasser Arafat, Fidel Castro, and Mikhail Gorbachev; during a terrorist planning meeting.

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    The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988)

    The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988)

    Paramount Pictures released The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! to theaters on December 2, 1988. David Zucker directed the film which starred Leslie Nielsen, Priscilla Presley, and Ricardo Montalban.

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  • MHM MartThe Fog (1980)

    The Fog (1980) Clouds Blu-ray

    Embassy Pictures released The Fog on February 8, 1980. John Carpenter directed the film starring Adrienne Barbeau, Jamie Lee Curtis, and Janet Leigh.

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  • SummariesBill Murray and Carol Kane in Scrooged 1988

    Scrooged (1988)

    In Scrooged, Francis Xavier Cross is the dickish executive of a national television station.

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