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2011 | NR | 3.9 out of 5 Stars

When a substitute teacher takes a new assignment at an inner-city school, he finds himself becoming involved in the lives of his colleagues and students. At home, he houses a young prostitute and meditates on what happened to his mother.
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Brian's Song

1971 | NR | 3.8 out of 5 Stars

This Emmy-winning drama focuses on the friendship between Chicago Bears fullback Brian Piccolo and running back Gale Sayers, which becomes a mutually motivating gridiron rivalry and inspiring strength when Piccolo is diagnosed with cancer.
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Hugh Hefner: Playboy, Activist and Rebel

2009 | NR | 3.7 out of 5 Stars

Through interviews and rare footage, this documentary chronicles Hefner's journey, from the founding of Playboy magazine -- and the launch of the sexual revolution -- to his support for a wide range of progressive causes.
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Bottle Rocket

1996 | NR | 3.4 out of 5 Stars

In this offbeat comedy, a trio of Texas friends tries to embark on a life of crime. After knocking over a bookstore and going on the lam, they bungle their way into a huge heist engineered by a silver-tongued con artist.
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2009 | NR | 3.4 out of 5 Stars

A womanizing writer who's never known true love struggles to pen a novel that captures the feeling's all-consuming nature. While looking for inspiration, he falls for a pretty literary critic who drastically alters his outlook on life.
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For the Boys

1991 | NR | 3.4 out of 5 Stars

On the eve of receiving a presidential medal, aging USO performer Dixie Leonard (Bette Midler) reflects on the events of her 50-year career. Plucked from obscurity by Eddie Sparks (James Caan), Dixie agrees to a tentative partnership that takes the duo through many wars, onstage and off. Eddie and Dixie never quite see eye to eye, but they somehow manage to keep the act together -- for the sake of the boys in uniform.
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Flesh and Bone

1993 | NR | 3.2 out of 5 Stars

When Arlis meets Kay, their attraction is palpable, despite his reserve and her marriage. They fall in love, unaware that they share a tragic past. But evil returns, threatening to bring that dark past to light.
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1975 | NR | 3.1 out of 5 Stars

In the future, global megacorporations maintain their power by channeling and releasing human hostility through rollerball -- an anything-goes, worldwide sport designed to show the forcibly subdued populace that individualism is futile.
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Redline 7000

1965 | NR | 3.1 out of 5 Stars

Iconic director Howard Hawks masters another genre with this emotional, fast-paced examination of the lives of three ambitious stock-car racers whose overwhelming desire to win puts their lives in constant danger.
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Henry's Crime

2010 | NR | 3.0 out of 5 Stars

Keanu Reeves stars in this dark comedy as Henry, an affable tollbooth worker in Buffalo, N.Y., who finds himself on the wrong end of justice when he's accused and convicted of a bank robbery that he didn't commit.
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The Gambler

1974 | NR | 3.0 out of 5 Stars

James Caan stars as Axel Freed, a literature professor with a gambling addiction that's destroying his life. After a bad run at a casino leaves him $44,000 in debt to a mobster, he tries in vain to win the money back.
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New York, I Love You

2008 | NR | 2.9 out of 5 Stars

In the city that never sleeps, love abounds 24/7. At the café, in the park, on the subway, on the corner, you never know where love will find you. Some of the greatest directors present an all-star cast!
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