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Adventure
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A Sheriff, who negotiates with bank robbers, ends up getting his family killed during their escape. The Sheriff chases the gang into Mexico on his own. While attempting to exact his vengeance, he is at odds with a Mexican lawman.

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Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A successful talent agent enjoys the good life until his wife leaves him. He moves in with his friend and begins an affair with the man's wife. He also gets a new difficult client whose public image must be preserved at any cost.

Director: John Krish
Stars: Rod Taylor, Carol White, James Booth
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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Professional beach bum and 'knight errant' Travis McGee goes up against psychotic body-builder Terry Bartell. McGee pulls out all the stops when he joins a Carribean cruise to bring the killer to justice.

Director: Robert Clouse
Stars: Rod Taylor, Theodore Bikel, Suzy Kendall
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War | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

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A band of mercenaries led by Captain Curry travel through the Congo across deadly terrain, battling rival armies, to rescue $50 million in uncut diamonds.

Director: Jack Cardiff
Stars: Rod Taylor, Yvette Mimieux, Peter Carsten
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Drama
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Western
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While Indians besiege a U.S. Army fort in 1876, residents of the fort a gunfighter, a stagecoach driver, two Mexican women, and a motley company of soldiers try to come to terms with their pasts.

Director: Gordon Douglas
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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

In 1946 North Africa, two former US Air Force pilots are forced to work for an international smuggler to get money needed for their return to civilian life after fighting in World War II.

Director: Joseph Sargent
Stars: Rod Taylor, Claudia Cardinale, Harry Guardino
Partizani (1974)
Action | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

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Director: Stole Jankovic
Stars: Rod Taylor, Adam West, Brioni Farrell
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Man has to protect a young boy from violence
18 October 2005 | by (California - Film Capitol of the World) – See all my reviews

On the Run - Starring Paul Winfield, Rod Taylor, and Beau Cox. This is a very intense film.and Winfield is outstanding, as always he carries the film. The story concerns Harry (Winfield) who takes care of the estate belonging to his boss. One day, a Social worker brings to the house a young boy (Cox), she explains he is an orphan and that Harry's boss is the lad's Uncle. When the boss (Taylor) returns home, he feigns concern for the lad and leaves him in Harry's care as he has some "business" to take care of. Harry is reluctant to be involved with the boy, and worse yet, the nephew speaks only French, which Harry cannot speak. When some violent men come looking for his boss and kill two pet dogs, Harry shields the boy and when his boss returns some unexpected developments occur, Harry has a change of heart. Now Harry must use his wits and some of his boss's cash to protect the youngster from harm, and try to extricate himself from an ever tightening web of violence. Some extremely exciting edge of your seat moments. Also contains some humor and touching moments. Notably, the developing relationship between the boy and Winfield is very well done. Viewers will be very satisfied with this unusual entry into the film legacy of the late Paul Winfield, whom I consider to be one of the finest black actors of his day. Other Winfield films include: Sounder, Twilight's Last Gleaming, and White Dwarf


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