John G. Avildsen

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1.
Light Sound Diffused (1965 Documentary)
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(5 mins.)
 
2.
Turn on to Love (1969)
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A bored housewife starts hanging out in Greenwich VIllage, and gets involved with pot-smoking hippies and an Italian filmmaker. (83 mins.)
 
3.
Guess What We Learned in School Today? (1970)
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Parents in a small, conservative community don't think that the sex drive is a normal thing for children to experience... (96 mins.)
 
4.
Joe (1970)
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Bill, a wealthy businessman, confronts his junkie daughter's drug-dealing boyfriend; in the ensuing argument... (107 mins.)
 
5.
Okay Bill (1971)
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(91 mins.)
 
6.
Cry Uncle (1971)
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Private detective takes on a case and gets mixed up in murder, sex and blackmail. (87 mins.)
 
7.
The Stoolie (1972)
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Roger Pitman (Jackie Mason), a small-time grifter and crook, works with police-detective Alex Brogan (Dan Frazer)... (90 mins.)
 
8.
Save the Tiger (1973)
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A disillusioned aging decent man and once proud WWII veteran is dealing with midlife crisis as well as a tough moral dilemma. If he wants his small near-bankrupt clothing company to survive, he has two days to let go of his shaken morals. (100 mins.)
 
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Foreplay (1975)
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Three vignettes about a man who buys a weird doll, a writer who is visited by his muse and a kidnapper with very odd demands who holds a VIP. (75 mins.)
 
10.
W.W. and the Dixie Dancekings (1975)
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W. Bright (Burt Reynolds) is a robber with a heart of gold who travels the South knocking off banks and gas stations owned by a corrupt businessman. When he hijacks a car, he meets an aspiring country band, the Dixie Dancekings, led by Dixie (Conny Van Dyke). The two sides eventually take a liking to one another, especially after the Dancekings realize the size of Bright's thefts. Trailed by religious zealot cop Deacon Gore (Art Carney), Bright helps the band make it big while on the run. (91 mins.)
 
11.
Rocky (1976)
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Rocky Balboa, a small-time boxer, gets a supremely rare chance to fight heavy-weight champion Apollo Creed in a bout in which he strives to go the distance for his self-respect. (120 mins.)
 
12.
Slow Dancing in the Big City (1978)
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An aging out of shape reporter falls for a pretty but seriously ill ballerina. (110 mins.)
 
13.
The Formula (1980)
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The synthetic fuel production formula, invented by the Nazis at the end of WW2, is sought after by some who aim to sell it and by others who wish to destroy it. (117 mins.)
 
14.
Neighbors (1981)
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A quiet man's peaceful suburban lifestyle is threatened by the new, obnoxious couple that moves in next door. (94 mins.)
 
15.
Traveling Hopefully (1982 Documentary)
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A documentary about Roger Baldwin, the founder of the ACLU. (84 mins.)
 
16.
A Night in Heaven (1983)
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Faye Hanlon is a community-college professor with an emotionally depressed husband and an abundance of sexual frustration... (83 mins.)
 
17.
The Karate Kid (1984)
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A martial arts master agrees to teach karate to a bullied teenager. (126 mins.)
 
18.
The Karate Kid Part II (1986)
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Daniel accompanies his mentor, Mr. Miyagi, to Miyagi's childhood home in Okinawa. Miyagi visits his dying father and confronts his old rival, while Daniel falls in love and inadvertently makes a new rival of his own. (113 mins.)
 
19.
Happy New Year (1987)
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Small time crooksters Nick and Charlie have an elaborate plan to rob an exclusive jewelers store. Using... (85 mins.)
 
20.
For Keeps? (1988)
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After she gets pregnant, a teenage girl must decide whether she should keep the baby or not. (90 mins.)
 
21.
Lean on Me (1989)
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The dedicated but tyrannical Joe Clark is appointed the principal of a decaying inner-city school and he is determined to improve by any and all means. (108 mins.)
 
22.
The Karate Kid Part III (1989)
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Ostracised villain John Kreese attempts to gain revenge on Daniel and Miyagi, with the help of a Vietnam War comrade, the wealthy owner of a toxic waste disposal business. (112 mins.)
 
23.
Rocky V (1990)
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Reluctantly retired from boxing, and back from riches to rags, Rocky takes on a new protege who betrays him, as the champ's son must adjust to his family's new life after bankruptcy. (104 mins.)
 
24.
The Power of One (1992)
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An English boy, living in Africa during World War II, through his boxing prowess, becomes a symbol of hope, in a time of war. (127 mins.)
 
25.
8 Seconds (1994)
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This film chronicles the life of Lane Frost, 1987 PRCA Bull Riding World Champion, his marriage and... (105 mins.)
 
26.
A Fine and Private Place (1998)
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A businessman's professional struggles begin to conflict with his personal life over the course of two days.
 
27.
Desert Heat (1999)
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In the spring, the full moon shines for the warrior who has lost his way. Coyote is the spirit that leads back to life. If he follows the coyote when the moon is full, the warrior will see the path once more... (95 mins.)
Director: Danny Mulroon
 
28.
Dancing Into the Future (2007 Documentary)
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