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225. Goldfinger (1964)

“No Mr Bond. I expect you to die”. Is there anyone who has not seen Goldfinger? James Bond is ordered to Miami Beach (why doesn’t my job send me there?) to spy on bullion dealer, Auric Goldfinger. Bond notices him … Continue reading

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205. Confessions (2010)

In a Japanese school, a young teacher tells the class she is leaving. They don’t listen, until she raises her voice and announces that she’s going because she has reason to believe that two members of the class murdered her … Continue reading

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197. Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy (2011)

Veteran British spy, George Smiley, is brought out of retirement to find a Soviet double agent, who might be one of the top men in the British secret service. Smiley and his boss, Control, were forced into retirement after an … Continue reading

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196. The Fog (1980)

The small fishing town on Antonio Bay is celebrating its centenary, when odd things start happening – phones ringing at the same time, lights going on and off, and most mysteriously, a huge fog bank out to sea, that seems … Continue reading

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195. From Hell (2001)

Johnny Depp practices his cock-er-nee accent in preparation for future roles, as he plays Inspector Frederick Abberline, who is investigating the Jack the Ripper murders. Prostitutes in the east end of London are being found mutilated. A local gang regularly … Continue reading

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192. Vertigo (1958)

Ah, now I’m on more familiar ground. I love Hitchcock movies and Vertigo is possibly one of favourites. I have seen it hundreds of times over the years and love all the intricacies in the seemingly simple plot (but actually … Continue reading

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188. No Country for Old Men (2007)

When hunter Josh Brolin comes across a drug deal gone wrong, with men dead or dying, he picks up a bag with $2 million and heads home. Feeling bad that he left a man dying with no water, he heads … Continue reading

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