legends of the screen 15:harvey keitel

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1.
Wrong Turn at Tahoe (2009)
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A small-time crime boss kills a drug dealer without realizing that the drug dealer works for the biggest crime boss in the country. (91 mins.)
Director: Franck Khalfoun
 
2.
Life on Mars (2008 TV Series)
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A present-day car accident mysteriously sends a detective back to the 1970s. An American remake of the BBC series. (60 mins.)
 
3.
National Treasure: Book of Secrets (2007)
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Benjamin Gates must follow a clue left in John Wilkes Booth's diary to prove his ancestor's innocence in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. (124 mins.)
Director: Jon Turteltaub
 
4.
The Stone Merchant (2006)
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A thesis picture: is Western Europe turning a blind eye to the dangers of Islamic fundamentalism? Professor Alceo Bandini believes so... (119 mins.)
 
5.
One Last Dance (2006)
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An assassin is hired to kill the men responsible for kidnapping an important man's son. With every death, the killer gets closer to the last kidnapper's name. (100 mins.)
Director: Max Makowski
 
6.
A Crime (2006)
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Vincent's life is on hold until he finds his wife's killer. Alice, his neighbor, is convinced she can make him happy. She decides to invent a culprit, so that Vincent can find revenge and leave the past behind. But there is no ideal culprit and no perfect crime... (103 mins.)
Director: Manuel Pradal
 
7.
Shadows in the Sun (2005)
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An aspiring young writer (Jackson) tracks a literary titan (Keitel) suffering from writers block to his refuge in rural Italy and learns about life and love from the irascible genius and his daughters. (100 mins.)
Director: Brad Mirman
 
8.
Be Cool (2005)
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Disenchanted with the movie industry, Chili Palmer tries the music industry, meeting and romancing a widow of a music executive on the way. (118 mins.)
Director: F. Gary Gray
 
9.
National Treasure (2004)
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A historian races to find the legendary Templar Treasure before a team of mercenaries. (131 mins.)
Director: Jon Turteltaub
 
10.
Crime Spree (2003)
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A French gang of thieves flies over to Chicago for a one time job. However things seem to get out of hand soon. (105 mins.)
Director: Brad Mirman
 
11.
Cuban Blood (2003)
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The year is 1958, and in Holguín, Cuba, a boy's world is about to change forever. (109 mins.)
Director: Juan Gerard
 
12.
The Galíndez File (2003)
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On March 12, 1956, Basque Nationalist Jesús de Galíndez Suarez disappears from his apartment in New York... (124 mins.)
Director: Gerardo Herrero
 
13.
Beeper (2002)
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A doctor must follow the instructions on a drug dealer's beeper to rescue his kidnapped son. (100 mins.)
Director: Jack Sholder
 
14.
Nowhere (2002)
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In a country (alluded to be Chile) under dictatorship, a police night raid comes up with a few usual anti-regime suspects. They are sent to a camp in the middle of nowhere. Their friends on the outside start to plan their escape. (100 mins.)
Director: Luis Sepúlveda
 
15.
Ginostra (2002)
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An FBI Agent from America and his bride and young child travel to the Sicilian island of Ginostra to solve the murder of a key witness. (139 mins.)
Director: Manuel Pradal
 
16.
Red Dragon (2002)
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A retired FBI agent with psychological gifts is assigned to help track down "The Tooth Fairy", a mysterious serial killer; aiding him is imprisoned criminal genius Hannibal "The Cannibal" Lecter. (124 mins.)
Director: Brett Ratner
 
17.
The Grey Zone (2001)
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A Nazi doctor, along with the Sonderkommando, Jews who are forced to work in the crematoria of Auschwitz against their fellow Jews, find themselves in a moral grey zone. (108 mins.)
 
18.
Fail Safe (2000 TV Movie)
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Cold War tensions climb to a fever pitch when a U.S. bomber is accidentally ordered to drop a nuclear warhead on Moscow. (86 mins.)
Director: Stephen Frears
 
19.
U-571 (2000)
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A German submarine is boarded by disguised American submariners trying to capture their Enigma cipher machine. (116 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Mostow
 
20.
Full Tilt Boogie (1997 Documentary)
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A documentary about the production of From Dusk Till Dawn and the people who made it. (97 mins.)
Director: Sarah Kelly
 
21.
Presence of Mind (1999)
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Henry James' classic tale of terror The Turn of the Screw receives yet another screen adaptation in this thriller shot in Spain... (94 mins.)
Director: Antoni Aloy
 
22.
Prince of Central Park (2000)
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A young boy sets out to find his mother. After setting up camp in Central Park, he encounters a group of people even needier than himself. (109 mins.)
Director: John Leekley
 
23.
Holy Smoke (1999)
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While on a journey of discovery in exotic India, beautiful young Ruth Barron falls under the influence of a charismatic religious guru... (115 mins.)
Director: Jane Campion
 
24.
Three Seasons (1999)
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An American in Ho Chi Minh City looks for a daughter he fathered during the war. He meets Woody, a child who's a street vendor... (113 mins.)
Director: Tony Bui
 
25.
Finding Graceland (1998)
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An eccentric drifter claiming to be Elvis Presley hitches a ride with a young man and they find themselves on an adventurous road trip to Memphis. (97 mins.)
Director: David Winkler
 
26.
Shadrach (1998)
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In 1935, 99-year-old former slave Shadrach asks to be buried on the soil where he was born to slavery... (89 mins.)
Director: Susanna Styron
 
27.
Lulu on the Bridge (1998)
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A famous jazz saxophonist whose life is forever changed after he is accidentally shot. (103 mins.)
Director: Paul Auster
 
28.
Il mio West (1998)
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The idealistic lifestyle of an old West farmer, his Indian wife and half-breed son, who narrates the tale... (95 mins.)
 
29.
Cop Land (1997)
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The sheriff of a suburban New Jersey community populated by New York City policemen slowly discovers the town is a front for mob connections and corruption. (104 mins.)
Director: James Mangold
 
30.
Beings (1998)
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Since as far back as Kyle and Evie Preston can remember, their grandmother told fantastical tales about... (93 mins.)
Director: Paul Matthews
 
31.
City of Industry (1997)
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A retired thief swears revenge on the lunatic who murdered his brother and partner, while going on the run with the loot they stole. (97 mins.)
Director: John Irvin
 
32.
Head Above Water (1996)
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A prominent judge, his wife, her ex-lover, their neighbor and a dead body that complicates their lives. (92 mins.)
Director: Jim Wilson
 
33.
From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)
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Two criminals and their hostages unknowingly seek temporary refuge in an establishment populated by vampires, with chaotic results. (108 mins.)
 
34.
Get Shorty (1995)
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A mobster travels to Hollywood to collect a debt and discovers that the movie business is much the same as his current job. (105 mins.)
 
35.
Ulysses' Gaze (1995)
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A, a Greek filmmaker living in exile in the United States, returns to his native Ptolemas to attend... (176 mins.)
 
36.
Clockers (1995)
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Young drug pushers in the projects of Brooklyn live hard dangerous lives, trapped between their drug bosses and the detectives out to stop them. (128 mins.)
Director: Spike Lee
 
37.
Smoke (1995)
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A Brooklyn smoke shop is the center of neighborhood activity, and the stories of its customers. (112 mins.)
Director: Wayne Wang
 
38.
Blue in the Face (1995)
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Wayne Wang's follow-up movie to Smoke presents a series of improvisational situations strung together... (83 mins.)
 
39.
Pulp Fiction (1994)
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The lives of two mob hit men, a boxer, a gangster's wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption. (154 mins.)
 
40.
Imaginary Crimes (1994)
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A recently widowed, small-time hustler struggles to raise his two teenage daughters on his own and still make a dishonest living in 1950s Indiana. (107 mins.)
Director: Anthony Drazan
 
41.
Somebody to Love (1994)
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Mercedes is a taxi dancer who wants to be an actress. She's involved with the married Harry, who considers himself a respected actor. Ernesto is in love with Mercedes, but he doesn't dance or have money. (102 mins.)
 
42.
Rising Sun (1993)
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At the offices of a Japanese corporation, during a party, a woman, who's evidently a professional mistress... (125 mins.)
Director: Philip Kaufman
 
43.
Point of No Return (1993)
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Drug addict Maggie Hayward's consistent violence, even in police custody, ends in the execution chamber... (109 mins.)
Director: John Badham
 
44.
Dangerous Game (1993)
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A New York film director, working on his latest movie in Los Angeles, begins to reflect the actions in his movie and real life, especially when he begins an affair with the lead actress. (108 mins.)
Director: Abel Ferrara
 
45.
The Piano (1993)
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A mute woman along with her young daughter, and her prized piano, are sent to 1850s New Zealand for an arranged marriage to a wealthy landowner, and she's soon lusted after by a local worker on the plantation. (121 mins.)
Director: Jane Campion
 
46.
Bad Lieutenant (1992)
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While investigating a young nun's rape, a corrupt New York City police detective, with a serious drug and gambling addiction, tries to change his ways and find forgiveness. (96 mins.)
Director: Abel Ferrara
 
47.
Reservoir Dogs (1992)
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After a simple jewelry heist goes terribly wrong, the surviving criminals begin to suspect that one of them is a police informant. (99 mins.)
 
48.
Bugsy (1991)
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The story of how Bugsy Siegel started Las Vegas. (136 mins.)
Director: Barry Levinson
 
49.
Thelma & Louise (1991)
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An Arkansas waitress and a housewife shoot a rapist and take off in a '66 Thunderbird. (130 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
 
50.
Mortal Thoughts (1991)
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The hairdresser, wife and mother Cynthia Kellogg is in police department being interrogated by the experienced detective John Woods and his partner... (102 mins.)
Director: Alan Rudolph
 
51.
Two Evil Eyes (1990)
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Two horror tales based on short stories by Edgar Allan Poe directed by two famous horror directors, George A. Romero and Dario Argento. (120 mins.)
 
52.
The Two Jakes (1990)
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The sequel to Chinatown finds Jake Gittes investigating adultery and murder... and the money that comes from oil. (137 mins.)
Director: Jack Nicholson
 
53.
The January Man (1989)
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Nick and Frank Starkey were both policemen. A scandal forced Nick to leave the force, now a serial killer has driven the police to take him back... (97 mins.)
Director: Pat O'Connor
 
54.
The Last Temptation of Christ (1988)
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The life of Jesus Christ, his journey through life as he faces the struggles all humans do, and his final temptation on the cross. (164 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
 
55.
Caro Gorbaciov (1988)
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(81 mins.)
Director: Carlo Lizzani
 
56.
The Pick-up Artist (1987)
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A womanizer meets his match when he falls for a woman in debt to the mafia. (81 mins.)
Director: James Toback
 
57.
Blindside (1987)
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Harvey Keitel plays Penfield Gruber, a once great scientist, reduced to managing a sleazy hotel. Gruber... (98 mins.)
Director: Paul Lynch
 
58.
The Inquiry (1987)
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A Roman agent is sent to Palestine to investigate rumors of the resurrection of an executed criminal. (107 mins.)
Director: Damiano Damiani
 
59.
The Men's Club (1986)
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A group of men get together to form a "discussion group". They share their feelings about women, life... (101 mins.)
Director: Peter Medak
 
60.
Wise Guys (1986)
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Harry Valentini and Moe Dickstein are both errand boys for the Mob. When they lose $250,000, they are set up to kill each other. But they run off to Atlantic City and comedy follows. (100 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
 
62.
Amazing Stories (1985 TV Series)
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Truly amazing, fantastical, funny and odd, and sometimes scary, sad and endearing stories are portrayed. Many famous actors, actresses and directors make guest appearances. (30 mins.)
 
63.
Falling in Love (1984)
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During shopping for Christmas, Frank and Molly run into each other. This fleeting short moment will start to change their lives... (106 mins.)
Director: Ulu Grosbard
 
64.
Exposed (1983)
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Wisconsin farm girl Elizabeth Carlson leaves family and her English teacher lover behind and escapes to New York... (100 mins.)
Director: James Toback
 
65.
Order of Death (1983)
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A pair of corrupt cops spend their illegal cash on an uptown New York City flat. (117 mins.)
Director: Roberto Faenza
 
66.
La nuit de Varennes (1982)
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In June of 1791, a group of passengers in a stagecoach find themselves caught up in the events of the French Revolution... (150 mins.)
Director: Ettore Scola
 
67.
The Border (1982)
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A corrupted border agent decides to clean up his act when an impoverished woman's baby is put up for sale on the black market. (108 mins.)
Director: Tony Richardson
 
68.
Saturn 3 (1980)
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Two lovers stationed at a remote base in the asteroid fields of Saturn are intruded upon by a retentive technocrat from Earth and his charge: a malevolent 8-ft robot. Remember, in space no one can hear you scream. (96 mins.)
Director: Stanley Donen
 
69.
Eagle's Wing (1979)
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A white trapper steals a white mustang called Eagle Wing from a Kiowa Indian who pursues him to get his horse back. (111 mins.)
Director: Anthony Harvey
 
70.
Death Watch (1980)
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Roddy has a camera implanted in his brain. He is then hired by a television producer to film a documentary of terminally ill Katherine... (130 mins.)
 
71.
Fingers (1978)
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A dysfunctional young man is pulled between loyalties to his Italian mob-connected loan shark father and his mentally disturbed Jewish concert pianist mother. (90 mins.)
Director: James Toback
 
72.
Blue Collar (1978)
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Three workers, Zeke (Richard Pryor), Jerry (Harvey Keitel) and Smokey (Yaphet Kotto), are working... (114 mins.)
Director: Paul Schrader
 
73.
The Duellists (1977)
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A duel between two feuding Napoleonic officers eventually evolves into a decades-long series of duels, after each bout - for various reasons - ends unresolved. (100 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
 
74.
Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson (1976)
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A cynical Buffalo Bill hires Sitting Bull to exploit him and add his credibility to the distorted view of history presented in his Wild West Show. (123 mins.)
Director: Robert Altman
 
75.
Welcome to L.A. (1976)
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The lives and romantic entanglements of a group of young adults who have achieved "overnight" success in Los Angeles. (106 mins.)
Director: Alan Rudolph
 
76.
Taxi Driver (1976)
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A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process. (113 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
 
77.
Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974)
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A recently widowed woman is on the road with her precocious young son, determined to make a new life for herself as a singer. (112 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
 
78.
Mean Streets (1973)
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Following the life of a small-time hood who struggles with a moral crisis regarding his friends, family, business, and his conflicting religious beliefs. (112 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
 
79.
Who's That Knocking at My Door (1967)
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A young man struggles with the fact that his girlfriend was once raped. (90 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese