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The Europeans (1979) James Ivory, Lee Remick, Robin Ellis, Wesley Addy, Drama, Romance

The Europeans (1979)
It’s the mid-nineteenth century. Adult siblings Felix Young and Eugenia Munster were born and raised in Europe and have a somewhat bohemian lifestyle reflective of their travels throughout Europe. Felix, who has little money, is interested in painting and the arts. Eugenia is a baroness by marriage. They decide to travel to New England to meet their maternal uncle and their three cousins, the Wentworths, for the first time, the Wentworths who live just outside of Boston. The Wentworths are highly puritanical, the uncle in particular who looks to a neighbor, Mr. Brand, to provide a moral compass to his three children, especially the shy Gertrude, who Mr. Brand wants to marry. The Wentworths are somewhat suspicious as to the reason for their relatives’ visit, but nonetheless the uncle puts them up in a neighboring house on their property. While Felix enjoys the company of his cousins – especially Gertrude – Eugenia is a bit more standoffish and cognizant of the real reason for their …
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The Hallelujah Trail (1965) John Sturges, Burt Lancaster, Lee Remick, Jim Hutton, Comedy, Western

The Hallelujah Trail (1965)
In The Hallelujah Trail, Lee Remick plays temperance leader Cora Templeton Massingale, who is determined to halt a shipment of whiskey headed for Denver. The shipment is being escorted by the US cavalry, under the guidance of Col. Thadeus Gearhardt (Burt Lancaster). As the Denver miners thirstily await the precious booze, Gearhardt must fend off not only Cora and her minions, but a bibulous tribe of Sioux warriors, headed by Chief Walks-Stooped-Over (Martin Landau)-not to mention an outsized sandstorm.
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The Detective (1968) Gordon Douglas, Frank Sinatra, Lee Remick, Ralph Meeker, Crime, Drama

The Detective (1968)
When a gay man is viciously slain, Detective Joe Leland (Frank Sinatra) is put on the case. Joe eventually tracks down the victim’s roommate, who confesses to the crime and is sentenced to death; however, the outcome of the case doesn’t sit well with the detective. Norma (Jacqueline Bisset), a distraught widow, visits Joe. She believes her husband’s death was no accident, but the cops don’t seem to care. Joe begins to investigate, and stumbles on a cover-up related to his previous case.
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Hennessy (1975) Don Sharp, Rod Steiger, Lee Remick, Richard Johnson, Action, Drama, Thriller

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Actor Richard Johnson wrote the original story for this taut suspense drama that stars Rod Steiger as Niall Hennessy, a man who plans to blow up the British Parliament in retaliation for the accidental death of his family in Belfast. Johnson plays Scotland Yard-inspector Hollis, an expert in the struggles of Ireland, who under Commander Rice (Trevor Howard) attempts to locate Hennessy. Hennessy has journeyed to London with a plan to substitute himself for MP Burgess (Hugh Moxey) and, wiring himself up as a human bomb, to destroy the British power structure. In a twist, IRA leader Tobin (Eric Porter), realizing that the explosion will lead to more British repression on Northern Ireland, also travels to London to try to kill Hennessy before he can explode his bomb.
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