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Review: 'Death Wish II'

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Director Michael Winner, who usually leaves nothing to the imagination (censors permitting), does it again with Death Wish revisited. Charles Bronson, as the avenging vigilante Paul Kersey, is turned…

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Review: 'Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid'

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Lensed in black-and-white and outfitted with a 'straight' mystery score by Miklos Rozsa and authentic 1940s costumes by Edith Head, this spoof of film noir detective yarns sees Steve Martin…

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Review: 'Creepshow'

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George Romero, collaborating with writer Stephen King, again proves his adeptness at combining thrills with tongue-in-cheek humor. He links five tales with animated bridges in the style of the comics.

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Review: 'Conan the Barbarian'

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The opening is promising enough as child Conan witnesses the brutal deaths of his father and mother at the whim of the evil Thulsa Doom (James Earl Jones). Conan Jr grows up as a slave who eventually…

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  1. 1

    Lucy

    Daily Gross:$5.4M

    Cume to07.29.14: $54.3M

    Lucy

    1
    Daily:$5.4M Cumulative:$54.3M Universal Pictures 9.55%
  2. 2

    Hercules

    Daily Gross:$3.8M

    Cume to07.29.14: $36.9M

    Hercules

    2
    Daily:$3.8M Cumulative:$36.9M Paramount Pictures 13.27%
  3. 3

    Dawn of The Planet of The Apes

    Daily Gross:$2.5M

    Cume to07.29.14: $177.2M

    Dawn of The Planet of The Apes

    3
    Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$177.2M Fox 13.35%

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Review: 'Class of 1984'

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Class of 1984 is pure exploitation with plenty of action and a manipulative plot [from a story by Tom Holland] designed to have audiences cheering on the blood.

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Review: 'Chan Is Missing'

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Rather roughly lensed in b&w and 16mm tale traces the odyssey of two San Francisco Chinese taxi drivers as they search for an older partner who's vanished with their funds. As in Antonioni's…

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Review: 'Cat People'

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Paul Schrader's reworking of the 1942 Val Lewton-Jacques Tourneur Cat People is a super-chic erotic horror story of mixed impact.

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Review: 'Cannery Row'

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Maybe Raquel Welch will have the last laugh after all. Cannery Row, pic from which she was ignominiously dismissed, gets somewhat better as it lurches along from vignette to vignette, but this…

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Review: 'Buddy Buddy'

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The script, based on the [1973] French Jacques Brel-Lino Ventura starrer L'emmerdeur, directed by Edouard Molinaro and written by Francis Veber, is one of the rare Wilder projects not initiated by…