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memories of the ’70s – Murder on the Orient Express

Based on the 1934 novel by Agatha Christie, Albert Finney took on the famous role of Hercule Poirot to solve the Murder on the Orient Express. Directed by Sidney Lumet, the film was adapted by Paul Dehn for the big … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – The Untouchables

In the late 1980s, the Prohibition years of Chicago and its best known criminal Al Capone┬ábecame big screen fodder in the film The Untouchables. Based on the book The Untouchables, a semi-authobiographical memoir of Eliot Ness written with Oscar Fraley … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Robin and Marian

The tale of Robin Hood has been popular throughout the decades, the the 1970s version was seen on the big screen as Robin and Marian. Starring Sean Connery as Robin and Audrey Hepburn as Marian, the older couple are now … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Murder on the Orient Express

For fans of the mystery writings of Agatha Christie, the first move to the big screen came in 1974 with Murder on the Orient Express. The popular novel, written by Christie in 1934, was brought to the screen by Sidney … Continue reading

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