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THE HERO Of Your Dreams

In Satyajit Ray’s The Hero, paper money falls from the skies like sieved flour, blanketing the land in hillocks of fresh currency. Alone, a man walks through the mounds, grabbing armfuls of bills and blissfully throwing […]

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A Not Very WILD BILL

There’s significantly less Wild Bill Hickok in Walter Hill’s Wild Bill than one might think. While the eponymous Old West lawman is a constant presence throughout the film, Hill opts instead to examine Hickok more […]

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Boom Shalako!

In 1962 Sean Connery exploded into international superstardom when the first James Bond film, Dr. No, was released. Five years later, Connery was done with Bond, temporarily retiring from the role after 1967’s You Only […]