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  • The Gambler

    The Gambler

    James Caan ruled the 1970s. Sure he had some studio films in the 1960s and he's had a career that continues today (2017), but Caan's filmography from this decade stands out as one of the finest. In 1974, he teamed with the extremely underrated Karel Reisz for one of his own favorite performances in THE GAMBLER.
    Caan stars as college English professor Axel Freed, a young teacher that earns lots of respect and admiration from his class. Freed is a…

  • Q


    Larry Cohen has been working in cinema since his early 20s and is beyond underrated. Well known by cinephiles and genre fans but flying under the radar for average movie goers, Cohen's films have spanned across decades and genres and culminated in the surprisingly successful monster mystery film Q: The Winged Serpent. Telling the story of a small time hood (Michael Moriarity) who gets into trouble on a botched diamond robbery and two detectives (David Carradine & Richard Roundtree) investigating a…

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  • Band of the Hand

    Band of the Hand

    Everyone must have been on coke. Seriously. This is one the most 80s films I have ever seen but I really enjoyed it. Only a few years after being the Starsky of TV's Starsky & Hutch, Paul Michael Glaser directed his first feature length film BAND OF THE HAND for Michael Mann. The film follows 5 juvenile delinquents from arrest to reformation. Removed from the system for being the "biggest badasses", they are assigned to the care of Joe (Stephen Lang),…