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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 ’80s – A Chorus Line

Debuting in the 1970s as a stage production, the next decade brought the story of Broadway dancers to the big screen in A Chorus Line. With a screenplay by Arnold Schulman, which was based on the play and a book … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – James Bond’s nemesis: Max Zorin

In the 1980s, the last James Bond film made by Roger Moore showcases a memorable villain: Max Zorin. Based on an Ian Fleming short story From a View to a Kill, the screenplay for A View to a Kill is … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – James Bond’s nemesis: Francisco Scaramanga

In the 1970s, the James Bond film series had a noted villain who was almost as beloved as the lead: Francisco Scaramanga. Created by Ian Fleming, the character first made his appearance in the book Diamonds are Forever. Scaramanga is … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – Caddyshack

The beginning of the 1980s brought a memorable sports comedy to the big screen that showcased comedic talents of new and established stars in Caddyshack. Directed by Harold Ramis, and written by Bryan Doyle Murray, Douglas Kenney and Ramis, the … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Foul Play

The late 1970s bought a comedic small screen tv star to the big screen with the comedy/mystery film Foul Play. Written¬† and directed by Colin Higgins, the film was the movie debut for actor Chevy Chase, who had made his … Continue reading

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