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memories of the ’80s – The Living Daylights

In the late 1980s, the James Bond film franchise decided to reboot with a new star in the movie The Living Daylights. Timothy Dalton was chosen to play the British spy, and this 15th action film of the series was … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – The Spy Who Loved Me

In 1977, James Bond came back to the screen with Roger Moore in the memorable The Spy Who Loved Me. This was Moore’s third time as the British spy, and although based on the Ian Fleming book of the same … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Gordon’s War

In the early 1970s, a returning soldier finds his war isn’t done in the film Gordon’s War. Directed by Ossie Davis, the film was one of the Blaxploitation movies made in the early 1970s. Written by Howard Friedlander and Ed … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – Any Which Way You Can

After hitting box office gold, Clint Eastwood came back to movie screens in 1980 with his sequel but without his sidekick Clyde in Any Which Way You Can. After the success of Every Which Way But Loose, Eastwood teamed with … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Every Which Way But Loose

After a string of action films as Dirty Harry, Clint Eastwood became a brawler with an orangutan named Clyde and on a mission in Every¬†Which Way but Loose. Directed by James Fargo, the storyline focuses on Philo Beddoe (Eastwood) a … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – Star Trek: The Wrath of Khan

The second film in the Star Trek movie franchise brought back one of its major enemies – Ricardo Montalban in Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan. Due to the lacklustre reviews for the first Star Trek film, Paramount Pictures … Continue reading

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