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Outside The LawDirector: Tod Browning
In this early gangster film, Chaney portrays the yin and yang of the Chinatown underworld: a benevolent Asian and a ruthless criminal bent on avenging his betrayal by beautiful safe-cracker Priscilla Dean.
The Great Train RobberyDirector: Michael Crichton
Sean Connery is Edward Pierce, a thief who conceives a brilliant plan to steal a fortune in gold from a railroad car. But to pull off this most daring heist, Pierce must join forces with a safecracker and his own beautiful girlfriend in a series of intricately plotted thefts.
The Private Life of Sherlock HolmesDirector: Billy Wilder
When a beautiful woman claims that her husband has disappeared, the investigation takes Sherlock Holmes (Robert Stephens) and Dr. Watson (Colin Blakely) to Scotland, where they uncover a plot involving a clandestine society, Her Majestys Secret Service...and the Loch Ness Monster! The stellar supporting cast includes Christopher Lee, Genevieve Page, Tamara Toumanova, Clive Revill and Stanley Holloway.
Harry in Your PocketDirector: Bruce Geller
James Coburn (A Reason to Live, A Reason to Die), Michael Sarrazin (They Shoot Horses, Don’t They?), Trish Van Devere (The Day of the Dolphin) and a scene-stealing Walter Pidgeon (Man Hunt) play a highly professional team of pickpockets roaming through varying cityscapes in the U.S. and Canada, preying upon the innocent with disturbing charm. This engaging crime drama with an undercurrent of subtle humor was beautifully shot by the great Fred J. Koenekamp (Papillon) and features a memorable score by legendary composer Lalo Schifrin (Bullitt).
Truck TurnerDirector: Jonathan Kaplan
The great Isaac Hayes (I'm Gonna Git You Sucka) stars in this powerful, pull-out-the-stops crime thriller from director Jonathan Kaplan (White Line Fever). It's a gritty, action-packed tale of the streets, pulsating with ultra-smooth soul, high-octane energy and nonstop suspense.
January Man, TheDirector: Pat O'Connor
Eleven Women, Eleven Months! And Only One Man Can Stop Him! Acting greats Kevin Kline (The Ice Storm), Susan Sarandon (Atlantic City), Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio (Scarface), Harvey Keitel (Mean Streets), Danny Aiello (Fort Apache, the Bronx), Rod Steiger (In the Heat of the Night) and Alan Rickman (Die Hard) star in this intense thriller about a serial killer on the loose in Manhattan.
The Rosary MurdersDirector: Fred Walton
A serial killer is brutally murdering priests and nuns, leaving a black rosary carefully draped in each victims lifeless hand as his calling card. Father Robert Koeslers (Donald Sutherland, The Great Train Robbery) routine life as a parish priest is suddenly shattered when the killer admits to the heinous crimes during confession.
The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (42nd Anniversary Edition)Director: Joseph Sargent
Screen legends Walter Matthau (The Laughing Policeman) and Robert Shaw (Figures in a Landscape) team up with Martin Balsam (After the Fox) and Hector Elizondo (Cuba) to deliver a sure-fire entertainment that's gripping and exciting from beginning to end and is guaranteed to give you the ride of your life.
Yellow SkyDirector: William Wellman
Gregory Peck and Richard Widmark co-star in this brilliantly cast western epic featuring an unusually fine story and magnificent direction by the great William Wellman (The Ox-Bow Incident). A band of outlaws, led by tough, gruff Stretch (Peck), find themselves knocking at death's door after becoming lost in the treacherous western Badlands - only to find their salvation in a lonesome town called Yellow Sky, where the only inhabitants are a doddering old man and his mysterious alluring daughter.
The Honey PotDirector: Joseph L. Mankiewicz
Screen legend Rex Harrison (My Fair Lady) stars in this comic charmer as Cecil Sheridan Fox, a sly, wealthy man who pretends to be dying in order to test the love of his former mistresses. But a household full of greed and jealousy leads to trouble, as Cecil soon finds out that he's way over his head as one of his mistresses decides to speed up his funeral.