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Furious Justice 73: SERPICO and WALKING TALL

Two classic films from 1973 that were both based on true stories dealing with honor and corruption among lawmen are Sidney Lumet’s character study-procedural...

CAPE FEAR: A Comparison

Following his role in J. Lee Thompson’s 1962 psychological thriller Cape Fear actor Gregory Peck was in Robert Mulligan’s classic drama TO KILL A...

The Outfit

CRIMEWATCH: The Outfit

Fresh off the success of the award winning masterpiece The Godfather (1972), Robert Duvall took a role in this film playing Earl Macklin, a...

Junior Bonner

Junior Bonner

Director Sam Peckinpah was enamored with the Old West and the people who were attributed to that era as can be seen from the...

Cool Hand Luke

POSTERS: Cool Hand Luke

“Sometimes nothin’ is a real cool hand” We’d like to kick off our latest feature on Furious Cinema with the theatrical poster from one...

Charley Varrick

The Films of Don Siegel: Charley Varrick

The 1970s was an incredible decade for cinema. One of my personal favorite films from that era is Don Siegel’s crime thriller Charley Varrick....