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  • SummariesClose Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

    Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

    The film begins in the Sonoran Desert in Northern Mexico. Cartographer David Laughlin meets a French man named Claude Lacombe.

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  • SummariesClue (1985)

    Clue (1985)

    On a rainy night, seven unrelated guests gather in a Gothic-style New England mansion.

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  • SummariesThe Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)

    The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)

    During World War II, a group of British prisoners of war (POW) are transported by train and foot to a remote prison camp in Burma.

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  • SummariesThe Lion In Winter (1968)

    The Lion In Winter (1968)

    Film and Plot Synopsis During Christmas time in 1183, King Henry II plans on announcing his successor to the throne. However, there’s a lot of people looking to take over the crown, though. Henry has three sons, but wants his son Prince John to ascend the throne. However, his wife, Queen Eleanor, has other ideas. She wants their son Prince Richard to be King. As family and other schemers gather for the holiday, each one tries to change King’s mind. Buy the Film *As an Amazon Associate we earn from qualifying purchases. ‘The Lion In Winter’ Movie Summary The summary below contains spoilers. The Lion In Winter is the story of Henry II, king of Great Britain in the 12th century at a time when England and France finally have some sort of peace after the King of France dies, leaving the French kingdom in the hands of his 17-year-old son, Philip II, in whom Henry has invited to his castle. It is Christmas, and for the festivities, Henry has recalled his estranged, scheming, and outright rebellious queen wife, Eleanor of Aquataine, from her castle prison in the North of England. Henry intends to announce the successor to his throne …

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  • SummariesMad Max (1979)

    Mad Max (1979)

    In Mad Max, Max Rockatansky is a fierce cop in a world living on the edge of an apocalypse.

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  • SummariesPlatoon (1986)

    Platoon (1986)

    Chris Taylor is a volunteer for the U.S. Army in 1967, the midst of the Vietnam War.

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  • SummariesWitness (1985)

    Witness (1985)

    Witness starts in the Lancaster County, Pennsylvania countryside where we are introduced to an Amish community attending the funeral of Rachel Lapp's husband at their lush turn-of-the-century farm.

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  • SummariesHarold and Maude (1971)

    Harold and Maude (1971)

    In Harold and Maude, Harold Chasen, who has acquired a weird fetish of constructing elaborate but mostly realistic bogus suicides, was born into money beyond means.

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  • SummariesThe Natural (1984)

    The Natural (1984)

    Roy Hobbs is The Natural. Based on the bestselling novel by Bernard Malamud, Robert Redford plays Roy Hobbs, a young farmboy raised by his father not to push a ploy but to throw a baseball harder than any mortal ever could.

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  • SummariesDas Boot (1981)

    Das Boot (1981)

    In October 1941, war correspondent Lieutenant Werner has been assigned to join the crew of the German submarine U-96 on their upcoming assignment.

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  • SummariesAs Good as It Gets (1997)

    As Good as It Gets (1997)

    In As Good as It Gets, Melvin Udall is a lonely curmudgeon and best-selling author living in New York City.

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  • SummariesAmerican Hustle (2013)

    American Hustle (2013)

    American Hustle is based on a true story. In the early 1970’s, a fraudster with a bad combover named Irving Rosenfeld (Christian Bale) teams up with Sydney Prosser and her alter ego, Lady Evelyn (Amy Adams)

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