Ten Favorite James Woods Performances

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1.
Once Upon a Time in America (1984)
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A former Prohibition-era Jewish gangster returns to the Lower East Side of Manhattan over thirty years later, where he once again must confront the ghosts and regrets of his old life. (229 mins.)
Director: Sergio Leone
 
2.
Citizen Cohn (1992 TV Movie)
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As lawyer and power broker Roy Cohn lies dying of AIDS in a private hospital room, ghosts from his past visit him as he reflects on his life and loves. (111 mins.)
Director: Frank Pierson
 
3.
Against All Odds (1984)
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A gangster hires an ex-football player to find his girlfriend. When he finds her, they fall in love, and the twists start to appear. (128 mins.)
Director: Taylor Hackford
 
4.
Ghosts of Mississippi (1996)
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A Mississippi district attorney and the widow of Medgar Evers struggle to finally bring a white racist to justice for the 1963 murder of the civil rights leader. (130 mins.)
Director: Rob Reiner
 
5.
Casino (1995)
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A tale of greed, deception, money, power, and murder occur between two best friends: a mafia enforcer and a casino executive, compete against each other over a gambling empire and over a fast living and fast loving woman. (178 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
 
6.
The General's Daughter (1999)
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When the daughter of a well-known and well-respected base commander is murdered, an undercover detective is summoned to look into the matter and finds a slew of cover-ups at West Point. (116 mins.)
Director: Simon West
 
7.
My Name Is Bill W. (1989 TV Movie)
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This film reconstructs the true story of stockbroker William Griffith Wilson, a World War I veteran... (100 mins.)
Director: Daniel Petrie
 
8.
The Onion Field (1979)
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Greg Powell is a disturbed ex-con who recruits Jimmy Smith (aka Jimmy Youngblood), a petty thief, as his partner in crime... (122 mins.)
Director: Harold Becker
 
9.
Videodrome (1983)
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When he acquires a different kind of programming for his station, a sleazy cable-TV programmer begins to see his life and the future of media spin out of control in a terrifying new reality. (87 mins.)
 
10.
Rudy: The Rudy Giuliani Story (2003 TV Movie)
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Biographic movie of the witty, overachieving, hot-tempered Rudy Giuliani, spanning from his rising days... (120 mins.)
Director: Robert Dornhelm