Movies I Watched in January 2013

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1.
Sweet Liberty (1986)
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Michael has written a schollarly book on the revolutionary war. He has sold the film rights. The arrival... (106 mins.)
Director: Alan Alda
“ 9/10. First time viewing. I watched this, because Bob Hoskins and Michelle Pfeiffer were in it. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
2.
The Wisher (2002)
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In a small town, the teenager Mary is obsessed and addicted with horror movies. Further, she is sleepwalker... (90 mins.)
Director: Gavin Wilding
“ 10/10. First time viewing. I bought the DVD blindly and I actually watched it twice. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
3.
The Whipping Boy (1994 TV Movie)
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The king of tiny Bratenberg hopes in vain his lazy, unruly heir Horace will behave for the sake of his whipping boy... (96 mins.)
“ 10/10. Repeat viewing. I recently got the DVD. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
4.
The Maid (2005)
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"Every year, for thirty days during the lunar seventh month, the Chinese believe that the gates of hell are thrown open... (93 mins.)
Director: Kelvin Tong
“ 10/10. Repeat viewing. I recently got the DVD. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
5.
Sin-de-rel-la (2006)
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The daughter of a plastic surgeon experiences strange events that seem to be connected her childhood. (94 mins.)
Director: Man-dae Bong
“ 10/10. Repeat viewing. I recently got the DVD. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
6.
Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004)
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Ron Burgundy is San Diego's top-rated newsman in the male-dominated broadcasting of the 1970s, but that's all about to change for Ron and his cronies when an ambitious woman is hired as a new anchor. (94 mins.)
Director: Adam McKay
“ 7 or 8/10. First time viewing. I watched this with my mom. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
7.
Cold Creek Manor (2003)
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A family relocates from the city to a dilapidated house in the country that was once a grand estate. As they begin renovations, they discover their new home harbors a secret and may not be completely free of its former inhabitant. (118 mins.)
Director: Mike Figgis
“ 6/10. First time viewing. I watched this, because it's a horror movie. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
8.
Fall Down Dead (2007)
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In a big American city, the serial killer The Picasso Killer is terrorizing the dwellers and the police department does not have lead to find him... (94 mins.)
Director: Jon Keeyes
“ 10/10. First time viewing. I watched this, because it's a horror movie. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
9.
Nixon (1995)
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A biographical story of former U.S. president Richard Milhous Nixon, from his days as a young boy to his eventual presidency which ended in shame. (192 mins.)
Director: Oliver Stone
“ 610. First time viewing. I watched this, because Bob Hoskins was in it. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
10.
Blind Fear (1989)
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A blind employee at a New England lodge is in danger when a gang of killers arrives to stay at the lodge. (90 mins.)
Director: Tom Berry
“ 9/10, First time viewing. I recently got the DVD (It came with Bone Daddy (1998). ” - hiddenagenda1
 
11.
Bone Daddy (1998)
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A pathologist's book about his work is a good recipe for sick people. (90 mins.)
Director: Mario Azzopardi
“ 10/10. Repeat viewing. I recently got the DVD. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
12.
The Wind in the Willows (2006 TV Movie)
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Rat, Mole and Badger try to curb Mr. Toad's wild ways before he ruins himself and the other animals of the forest. (99 mins.)
Director: Rachel Talalay
“ 6/10. First time viewing. I watched this, because Bob Hoskins was in it. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
13.
The Psychopath (1966)
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Four men who were involved in the investigation of a German millionaire at the end of the Second World War are found murdered with tiny dolls left next to their corpses. (82 mins.)
Director: Freddie Francis
“ 10/10. First time viewing. I watched this, because it's a horror movie. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
14.
Shadow of a Doubt (1943)
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A young woman discovers her visiting "Uncle Charlie" may not be the man he seems to be. (108 mins.)
“ 10/10. Repeat viewing. I watched this with my mom. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
15.
Rope (1948)
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Two young men strangle their "inferior" classmate, hide his body in their apartment, and invite his friends and family to a dinner party as a means to challenge the "perfection" of their crime. (80 mins.)
“ 7 or 8/10. First time viewing. I watched this with my mom. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
16.
A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
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Disturbed Blanche DuBois moves in with her sister in New Orleans and is tormented by her brutish brother-in-law while her reality crumbles around her. (122 mins.)
Director: Elia Kazan
“ 6/10. First time viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
17.
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
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Fred Dobbs and Bob Curtin, two Americans searching for work in Mexico, convince an old prospector to help them mine for gold in the Sierra Madre Mountains. (126 mins.)
Director: John Huston
“ 10/10. First time viewing. I watched this, because I wanted to get the references to this movie that are mentioned in, City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold (1994). ” - hiddenagenda1
 
18.
City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold (1994)
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Shortly after their first western adventure, Mitch Robbins and his friends discover a treasure map that belonged to their late trail guide Curly and set out to discover its secrets. (116 mins.)
Director: Paul Weiland
“ 10/10. Repeat viewing. I recently got the DVD and I actually watched it twice. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
19.
Office Space (1999)
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Three company workers who hate their jobs decide to rebel against their greedy boss. (89 mins.)
Director: Mike Judge
“ 8 or 9/10. Repeat viewing. I recently got the DVD. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
20.
The Phantom of the Opera (1962)
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Terror strikes the London Opera House as a new opera is disrupted by the actions of a deformed specter of the show's past who has an obsession with one of the production's chorus girl. (90 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
“ 10/10. Repeat viewing. I recently got the DVD. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
21.
Fingers at the Window (1942)
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The City of Chicago is gripped by an Axe Murderer. The streets are empty at night as there has been six murders and six people have been caught... (80 mins.)
Director: Charles Lederer
“ 8 or 9/10. First time viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
22.
Notorious (1946)
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A woman is asked to spy on a group of Nazi friends in South America. How far will she have to go to ingratiate herself with them? (101 mins.)
“ 10/10. Repeat viewing. I watched this with my mom. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
23.
Tangled (2010)
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The magically long-haired Rapunzel has spent her entire life in a tower, but now that a runaway thief has stumbled upon her, she is about to discover the world for the first time, and who she really is. (100 mins.)
“ 8/10. First time viewing. I watched this with my mom. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
24.
I Died a Thousand Times (1955)
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When aging criminal Roy Earle is released from prison he decides to pull one last heist before retiring by robbing a resort hotel. (95 mins.)
Director: Stuart Heisler
“ 8/10. First time viewing. I watched this, because Jack Palance was in it. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
25.
Halls of Montezuma (1951)
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A company of Marines races against the clock to find a Japanese rocket base. (113 mins.)
Director: Lewis Milestone
“ 10/10. First time viewing. I watched this, because Jack Palance was in it. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
26.
Ocean's 11 (1960)
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Danny Ocean gathers a group of his World War II compatriots to pull off the ultimate Las Vegas heist. Together the eleven friends plan to rob five Las Vegas casinos in one night. (127 mins.)
Director: Lewis Milestone
“ 9/10. First time viewing. I watched this, so I could watch the rest of the Ocean's Eleven movies. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
27.
Night Flight (1933)
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Polio breaks out in Rio de Janeiro, the serum is in Santiago and there's only one way to get the medicine where it's desperately needed: flown in by daring pilots who risk the treacherous weather and forbidding peaks of the Andes. (84 mins.)
Director: Clarence Brown
“ 10/10. First time viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
28.
You Can't Get Away with Murder (1939)
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Youthful tough Johnny Stone has fallen under the influence of petty crook Frank Wilson, who involves him and robbery and murder using his sister's boyfriend's stolen gun. (79 mins.)
Director: Lewis Seiler
“ 10/10. First time viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
29.
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)
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A reluctant hobbit, Bilbo Baggins, sets out to the Lonely Mountain with a spirited group of dwarves to reclaim their mountain home - and the gold within it - from the dragon Smaug. (169 mins.)
Director: Peter Jackson
“ 1010. First time viewing. I watched this with my parents in the theater. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
30.
Deadline (2009)
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A screenwriter who travels to an abandoned house to finish a script on time, but a series of strange events lead her to a psychological breakdown. (85 mins.)
Director: Sean McConville
“ 10/10. First time viewing. I watched this, because it's a horror movie. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
31.
Alice Through the Looking Glass (1966 TV Movie)
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(72 mins.)
Director: Alan Handley
“ 10/10. Repeat viewing. I watched this, because I've been watching Jack Palance movies, lately. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
32.
Campfire Stories (2001)
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Two teens on their way to a backwoods party come across a beautiful young woman having car trouble. Their search for help only gets them lost... (95 mins.)
“ 10/10. Repeat viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
33.
Pinocchio's Revenge (1996)
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Defense attorney Jennifer Garrick acquires a Pinocchio puppet from a condemned serial killer. Her pre-teen daughter... (96 mins.)
Director: Kevin S. Tenney
“ 10/10. Repeat viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
34.
The Flying Dutchman (2001 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
Sexuality and serial murder in an American village. (89 mins.)
Director: Robin P. Murray
“ 10/10. Repeat viewing. I watched this, because I recently got The Flying Dutchman opera CD for Christmas. After listening to it, I knew I had to watch this movie again. ” - hiddenagenda1