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___ BOULEVARD: 2010, William Monahan (Keira Knightley, Colin Farrell, David Thewlis). A film star hires a criminal recently released from prison to be her bodyguard and handyman.
___ BURNING: 1988, Alan Parker (Gene Hackman, Willem Dafoe, Frances McDormand). FBI agents with different styles investigate the disappearance of some civil rights activists.
___ CONFIDENTIAL: 1997, Curtis Hanson (K.Spacey, K.Basinger, R.Crowe, G.Pearce). A shooting at an all night diner is investigated by three LA policemen in their own unique ways.
___ MON AMOUR: 1959, Alain Resnais (Emmanuelle Riva, Eiji Okada, Stella Dassas). A actress has an affair with a married architect as they share their differing perspectives on war
___ SURPRISE: 1986, Jim Goddard (Madonna, Sean Penn, Paul Freeman). A fortune hunter and a missionary nurse are involved in a romantic quest for stolen drugs.
___ VICE: 2006, Michael Mann (Colin Farrell, Jamie Foxx). Two detectives go undercover to fight drug trafficking operations. Loose adaptation of a 1980s TV series.
___: 1930, Josef Von Sternberg (Marlene Dietrich, Gary Cooper, Adolphe Menjou, Francis McDonald). A Foreign Legionnaire meets and falls in love with a singer.
___: 1942, Michael Curtiz (Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman). A man must choose between his love for a woman and helping her to escape with her husband.
___: 1953, Henry Hathaway (Marilyn Monroe, Joseph Cotten). A couple on a delayed honeymoon meets a couple with a troubled marriage, whose tensions reach the level of murder.
___: 1955, Fred Zinnemann (Gordon MacRae, Gloria Grahame, Shirley Jones). Two cowboys vie with an evil ranch hand and a traveling peddler for the hearts of the women they love.
___: 1966, George Roy Hill (Julie Andrews, Max Von Sydow, Gene Hackman). A rigid and humorless New England man, along with his new bride, becomes a Calvinist missionary.
___: 1976, Jack Smight (Charlton Heston, Henry Fonda, James Coburn). A dramatization of the battle that turned out to be the turning point of the Pacific Theatre of WWII.
___: 1980, Robert Greenwald (Olivia Newton-John, Michael Beck, Gene Kelly). The story of a girl who makes dreams come true.
___: 1990, Sydney Pollack (Robert Redford, Lena Olin). A professional gambler has to choose between the woman he loves and the biggest poker game of his life.
___: 1991, Gabriele Salvatores (Diego Abatantuono). During the WWII, an Italian ship leaves a handful of soldiers in a little Greek island with the mission to spot enemy ships.
___: 1993, Jonathan Demme (Tom Hanks, Denzel Washington, Antonio Banderas).A man with AIDS, fired by a conservative law firm because of his condition, decides to suit against them
___: 1995, Frank Marshall (Dylan Walsh, Laura Linney, Ernie Hudson, Tim Curry). When an expedition ends in disaster, a new team is assembled to find out what went wrong.
___: 1996, Joel & Ethan Coen (Frances McDormand, William H. Macy, Steve Buscemi). A car salesman hires two criminals to kidnap his wife. A pregnant police chief investigates.
___: 2002, Rob Marshall (Renée Zellweger, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Richard Gere). Adapted from the satirical stage musical of the same name.
___: 2005, Breck Eisner (Matthew McConaughey, Penelope Cruz, Steve Zahn, William H. Macy). Two explorers in search of a lost ship help a UN doctor hounded by a ruthless dictator.
___: 2005, Eric Darnell, Tom McGrath. Four Central Park Zoo animals escape, unwittingly assisted by four absconding penguins.
___: 2005, Steven Spielberg (Eric Bana, Daniel Craig, Mathieu Kassovitz, Geoffrey Rush). Based on the true story of the Black September aftermath.
___: 2008, Baz Luhrmann (Hugh Jackman, Nicole Kidman). An English aristocrat who inherits a sprawling ranch reluctantly pacts with a stock-man in order to protect her new property
___: 2008, Yair Hochner (Ofer Regirer, Guy Zoaretz). About the physical, spiritual and emotional journeys of a group of gays and lesbians in the non-stop city of Tel Aviv.
___: 2009, Samuel Maoz (Yoav Donat, Itay Tiran, Oshri Cohen). During the war in 1982, a lone tank and a paratroopers platoon are dispatched to search a hostile town.
___NA: 2005, Stephen Gaghan (George Clooney, Matt Damon). An epic about the state of the oil industry in the hands of those personally involved and affected by it.
3:10 TO ___: 2007, James Mangold (Russell Crowe, Christian Bale, Peter Fonda, Ben Foster). A small-time rancher agrees to hold a captured outlaw who's awaiting to go to court.
A ___ TALE: 1993, Robert De Niro (Chazz Palminteri, Robert De Niro, Francis Capra). A father becomes worried when a local gangster befriends his son.
A HIGH WIND IN ___: 1965, Alexander Mackendrick (Anthony Quinn, James Coburn). A childrens' ship is boarded by pirates and some kids wind up trapped on the pirate ship.
A PASSAGE TO ___: 1985, David Lean (Judy Davis, Peggy Ashcroft, James Fox, Alec Guinness). Screenplay based on the 1924 novel of the same title by E.M. Forster.
AFFAIR IN ___: 1952, Vincent Sherman (Rita Hayworth, Glenn Ford, Alexander Scourby). Nightclub singer and her brother-in-law try to find her husband's killer.
AUTUMN IN ___ ___: 2000, Joan Chen (Richard Gere, Winona Ryder, Anthony LaPaglia). An aging playboy falls for a sweet, but terminally ill, young woman.
BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE ___: 1986, John Carpenter (Kurt Russell, Kim Cattrall, Dennis Dun). An All-American trucker gets dragged into a centuries-old mystical battle.
CRAZY IN ___: 1999, Antonio Banderas (Melanie Griffith, David Morse, Rod Steiger, Meat Loaf). Based on a 1993 Mark Childress' novel of the same name.
DEATH ON THE___: 1978, di John Guillermin (Peter Ustinov, Jane Birkin, Bette Davis, Mia Farrow, Lois Chiles). A murder is committed on a steamer, but Hercule Poirot is on board.
DOC ___: 1991, Michael Caton-Jones (Michael J. Fox, Julie Warner, Woody Harrelson). A young doctor is sentenced to work for some days at the hospital of a small town.
GOOD MORNING, ___: 1987, Barry Levinson (Robin Williams, Forest Whitaker). An unorthodox, irreverent DJ shakes up things when he is assigned to the US Armed Services Radio station
HERBIE GOES TO ___: 1977, di Vincent McEveety (Dean Jones, Don Knotts, Julie Sommars, Roy Kinnear). Some thieves try to get back diamonds stolen and hidden in Herbie's gas tank.
HOTEL ___: 2004, Terry George (Don Cheadle, Sophie Okonedo, Joaquin Phoenix). A hotel manager housed over a thousand Tutsi refugees during their struggle against the Hutu militia.
IN ___: 2008, Martin McDonagh (Colin Farrell, Brendan Gleeson, Elizabeth Berrington). After a difficult job, two hit men begin to differ on their views of life and death.
IT STARTED IN ___: 1960, Melville Shavelson (Clark Gable, Sophia Loren, Vittorio De Sica). A lawyer has to settle the estate of his long estranged 'black sheep' brother.
JUDGEMENT AT ___: 1961, Stanley Kramer (Spencer Tracy, Burt Lancaster, Marlene Dietrich). An American court in occupied Germany tries four Nazi judges for war crimes.
LAST TANGO IN ___: 1972, Bernardo Bertolucci (Marlon Brando, Maria Schneider). A recent American widower takes up an anonymous sexual relationship with a young woman.
LOVE AND DEATH ON ___ ___: 1997, Richard Kwietniowski (John Hurt, Jason Priestley). A widower who doesn't like anything modern goes to movies and falls in love with film star.
MAID IN ___: 2002, Wayne Wang (Jennifer Lopez, Ralph Fiennes). A hotel maid and a high profile politician who fall in love.
MEET ME IN ___ ___: 1944, Vincente Minnelli (Judy Garland, Margaret O'Brien, Mary Astor). 4 daughters learn lessons of life and love, even as they prepare for a reluctant move to N
MR SMITH GOES TO __: 1939, Frank Capra (James Stewart, Claude Rains, Jean Arthur, Edward Arnold, Thomas Mitchell). A naive man is appointed to fill a vacancy in the Senate.
MY HOUSE IN ___: 2003, Richard Loncraine (Maggie Smith, Ronnie Barker, Chris Cooper). An unlikely group of people is being thrown together in the wake of a terrorist attack.
MY OWN PRIVATE ___: 1991, Gus Van Sant (River Phoenix, Keanu Reeves). Two best friends living on the streets as hustlers find their relationship stumbling along the way.
O' ___: 2006, Elie Chouraqui (JJ Feild, Saïd Taghmaoui, Maria Papas). A tale of friendship between two men, a Jewish and an Arab. Based on a book by D.Lapierre and L.Collins.
ONCE UPON A TIME IN ___: 1984, Sergio Leone (Robert De Niro, James Woods, Joe Pesci). A former Prohibition-era Jewish gangster returns to Brooklyn over 30 years later.
ONCE UPON A TIME IN ___: 2003, Robert Rodriguez (Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek, Johnny Depp). A case of international espionage involving a psychotic agent and a corrupt general.
OUT OF ___: 1986, Sydney Pollack (Robert Redford, Meryl Streep). Based loosely on an autobiographical book by Karen Blixen.
POLICE ACADEMY: MISSION TO ___: 1994, Alan Metter (George Gaynes, Michael Winslow, David Graf, Claire Forlani). Final film in the Police Academy series.
ROCKET ___: 1988, Daniel Petrie (Burt Lancaster, Macaulay Culkin, Kevin Spacey). An aging patriarch reunites his entire family for his birthday, but problems abound.
SALAAM ___: 1988, Mira Nair (Shafiq Syed, Raghubir Yadan, Aneeta Kanvar). A dat-to-day chronicle of children living on the street.
SEVEN YEARS IN ___: 1997, Jean-Jacques Annaud (Brad Pitt, David Thewlis). True story of Heinrich Harrer, an Austrian mountain climber.
SLEEPLESS IN___: 1993, Nora Ephron (Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan, Bill Pullman). A recently-widowed man's son calls a radio talk show in an attempt to find his father a partner.
THE ___ HOUSE: 1990, Fred Schepisi (Sean Connery, Michelle Pfeiffer, Klaus Maria Brandauer). Based on the novel of the same name by John le Carré.
THE ___ MURDERS: 2008, Alex de la Iglesia (Elijah Wood, John Hurt, Leonor Watling). A professor and a grad student work together to try and stop a potential series of murders.
THE ___ STRANGLER: 1968, Richard Fleischer (Tony Curtis, Henry Fonda). Boston is being terrorized by a series of seemingly random murders of women. Based on the true story.
THE BOYS FROM ___: 1978, Franklin J. Schaffner (Laurence Olivier, Gregory Peck, James Mason, Lilli Palmer). Based on the novel of the same name by Ira Levin.
THE BRIDGE ON THE RIVER ___: 1957, David Lean (William Holden, Alec Guinness). Based on the novel of Pierre Boulle. About the construction of the Burma Railway during WWII.
THE BRIDGES OF ___ ___: 1995, Clint Eastwood (Meryl Streep, Annie Corley). A photographer wanders into the life of a housewife, for four days in the 1960s.
THE FAST AND THE FURIOUS: ___ DRIFT: 2006, Justin Lin (Lucas Black, Brandon Brendel, Zachery Ty Bryan). About the underground world of drift racing.
THE HOWARDS OF ___: 1940, Frank Lloyd (Cary Grant, Martha Scott, Cedric Hardwicke). Based on the book 'The Tree of Liberty' written by Elizabeth Page.
THE LAST KING OF___: 2006, Kevin Macdonald (Forest Whitaker, James McAvoy). Based on the events of the dictator Idi Amin's regime as seen by his physician during the 1970s.
THE MERCHANT OF___: 2004, Michael Radford (Al Pacino, Joseph Fiennes, Jeremy Irons). A merchant must default on a large loan from a moneylender who demands a gruesome payment.
THE PRINCE OF ___: 1998, Brenda Chapman, Steve Hickner, Simon Wells. An adaptation of the Book of Exodus released by DreamWorks Animation.
THE PURPLE ROSE OF ___: 1985, Woody Allen (Mia Farrow, Jeff Daniels). A film character leaves a fictional film and enters the real world.
THE SNOWS OF ___: 1953, Henry King (Gregory Peck, Susan Hayward, Ava Gardner, Hildegarde Neff). A writer reflects on his life as he lies dying from an infection while on safari.
THE TAILOR OF ___: 2001, John Boorman (Pierce Brosnan, Geoffrey Rush, Jamie Lee Curtis, Harold Pinter). A tailor reluctantly becomes a spy for a British agent.
THE THIEF OF ___: 1978, Clive Donner (Roddy McDowall, Peter Ustinov, Kabir Bedi). A thief helps a handscome prince fight an evil wizard and win the hand of a beautiful princess.
THINGS TO DO IN ___ WHEN YOU'RE DEAD: 1995, Gary Fleder (Andy García, Christopher Lloyd, Treat Williams). Five criminals face imminent death after botching a job quite badly.
VICKY CRISTINA ___; 2008, Woody Allen (Javier Bardem, Penélope Cruz, Scarlett Johansson). Two women meet an artist who is attracted to both of them and has an unstable ex-wife.
WELCOME TO ___: 1997, Michael Winterbottom (Stephen Dillane, Woody Harrelson, Marisa Tomei). A journalist during his war reports gets involved in an orphanage's problems .
THE ___ ___: 1986, Peter Weir (Harrison Ford, Helen Mirren, River Phoenix). An eccentric inventor takes his family to Central America to build an ice factory in the jungle.
THE ___ ___: 2002, D.J. Caruso (Val Kilmer, Vincent D'Onofrio, Adam Goldberg). After his wife is murdered, a man drifts into a world populated by thugs and speed junkies.
___ ___: 1994, Kevin Reynolds (Jason Scott Lee, Esai Morales, Sandrine Holt). Tenuously based on the legends, the story details a civil war between the two tribes on the island.
___ ___: 1969, Michelangelo Antonioni (Mark Frechette, Daria Halprin, Rod Taylor, Paul Fix, Bill Garaway). Some of the film's scenes were shot in Death Valley.

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