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70s Friday Marathon

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Good Friday in a Catholic town. Traffic yesterday was murder. Beginning a 70s movie marathon with Thunderbolt and Lightfoot (1974), but I’m not sure where it’s heading. All DVDs.

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The Last Detail (1973). Directed by the great Hal Ashby. Every time I watch it I think this is one of the best movies I’ve ever seen.

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The Anderson Tapes (1971). Sidney Lumet.

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http://www.dvdtalk.com/dvdsavant/s268…

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Martin Balsam nearly steals it.

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Cotton Comes To Harlem (1970). Directed by Ossie Davis. From the book by Chester Himes.

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http://kearneyfilm.blogspot.com/2012/04/cotton…

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Murder By Death (1976). Might be my most rewatched movie ever. I have it on VHS and DVD.

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Franks and beans. That’s the one that always gets me.

Buns.

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Bad Company (1972). These last two are two more good examples of All-Time Favorites of mine. Great cast.

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Underappreciated.

Written and directed by Robert Benton. Cinematography by Gordon Willis.

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The Beguiled (1971). Last one in the 70s marathon. I love Elizabeth Hartman in this. A tragic figure.

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http://every70smovie.blogspot.com/2013/06/the-be…

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http://www.thespinningimage.co.uk/cultfilms/disp…

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https://www.lewiswaynegallery.com/beguiled-1971-…

- More great lobby cards.

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