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Get Carter (1971)

A London gangster returns to his home town for the funeral of his brother and declares war on the local mob when he learns the circumstances of his death. 182 more words

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Flash Gordon (1980)

Pro football star Flash Gordon and his travelling companion are kidnapped by a mad scientist during his attempt to foil an attack on Earth by a malevolent intergalactic dictator. 243 more words

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Flash Gordon (1980)

100 Films’ 100 Favourites #30

Pathetic earthlings…
Who can save you now?

Country: UK & USA
Language: English
Runtime: 115 minutes
BBFC: A (1980) | 1,124 more words

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Poetry at Infamous NY Prison

The 17th century Cavalier poet Richard Lovelace wrote in “To Althea from Prison,”

Stone walls do not a prison make,
Nor iron bars a cage;
Minds innocent and quiet take
That for a hermitage. 387 more words

Re-Watching the Classics: Get Carter

Get Carter is a classic neo noir from 1971 directed by Mike Hodges and starring Michael Caine. The film is based on the classic noir book of the same name by Ted Lewis. 384 more words

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