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The summer of 1984: 32 years after Duane Jackson captained the high school football team Read More »
Two rustic families, headed by patriarchs Laban Feather and Pap Gutshall, are feuding. Read More »
Alex Cutter (John Heard) came back from the war minus an eye, a leg and an arm. Read More »
19 years after President Timothy Keegan was assassinated, his brother Nick discovers a dying man claiming to have been the gunman. Read More »
After leaving jail, Jack Kelson wants to live a normal life. Read More »
The film tells the story of two boxers and their problems. Read More »
The American Success Company (1980) William Richert, Jeff Bridges, Belinda Bauer, Ned Beatty, Comedy, Drama
A husband is humiliated at home and at work. He decides he has had enough of it and hires a prostitute to help him get back at his boss, wife and friends and get a lot richer in the process. Read More »
Against All Odds (1984) Taylor Hackford, Rachel Ward, Jeff Bridges, James Woods, Action, Adventure, Crime
Terry Brogan, an aging football player in L.A., is cut early in the season; he needs money, so he takes a job from a shady friend of his, Jake Wise, to track down Wise’s girlfriend, Jessie, who’s somewhere in Mexico. Read More »
The Fisher King (1991) Terry Gilliam, Jeff Bridges, Robin Williams, Adam Bryant, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
After hearing a popular DJ rail against yuppies, a madman carries out a massacre in a popular New York bar. Read More »
See You in the Morning (1989) Alan J. Pakula, Jeff Bridges, Alice Krige, Farrah Fawcett, Drama, Romance
Three years after his divorce from his model-wife is the psychologist Larry Livingstone ready for a new commitment. Read More »
Starman (1984) John Carpenter, Jeff Bridges, Karen Allen, Charles Martin Smith, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Jenny Hayden never did get over the death of her husband. So when an alien life form decides to model “himself” on the husband, Jenny is understandably confused if not terrified. The alien, or Starman, as he is called, has a deadline to meet, and kidnaps Jenny in order to meet it.
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Thunderbolt and Lightfoot (1974) Michael Cimino, Clint Eastwood, Jeff Bridges, George Kennedy, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Seven years after a daring bank robbery involving an anti-tank gun used to blow open a vault, the robbery team temporarily puts aside their mutual suspicions to repeat the crime after they are unable to find the loot from the original heist, hidden behind a school chalkboard. The hardened artilleryman and his flippant, irresponsible young sidekick are the two wild cards in the deck of jokers.
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8 Million Ways to Die (1986) Hal Ashby, Jeff Bridges, Rosanna Arquette, Alexandra Paul, Action, Adventure, Crime
Scudder is a detective with the Sheriff’s Department who is forced to shoot a violent suspect during a narcotics raid. The ensuing psychological aftermath of this shooting worsens his drinking problem and this alcoholism causes him to lose his job, as well as his marriage. During his recovery through Alcoholics Anonymous, he meets a mysterious stranger who draws him back into a world of vice. In trying to help this beautiful woman, he must enter a crime-world of prostitution and drugs to solve a murder, while resisting the temptation to return to his alcohol abuse.
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The Big Lebowski (1998) Joel Coen, Ethan Coen, Jeff Bridges, John Goodman, Julianne Moore, Comedy, Crime
When “The Dude” Lebowski is mistaken for a millionaire Lebowski, two thugs urinate on his rug to coerce him into paying a debt he knows nothing about. While attempting to gain recompense for the ruined rug from his wealthy counterpart, he accepts a one-time job with high pay-off. He enlists the help of his bowling buddy, Walter, a gun-toting Jewish-convert with anger issues. Deception leads to more trouble, and it soon seems that everyone from porn empire tycoons to nihilists want something from The Dude.
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