“…We’re just gambling on probabilities — we may be wrong.”

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Connection: number in title (12)
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12 Angry Men (1957)
Directed by Sidney Lumet
Written by Bernard Rose
Starring Martin Balsam, John Fiedler, Lee J. Cobb, E. G. Marshall, Jack Klugman, Edward Binns, Jack Warden, Henry Fonda, Joseph Sweeney, Ed Begley, George Voskovec, and Robert Webber
96 minutes, Approved

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“Let me tell you the story of Right Hand, Left Hand. It’s a tale of good and evil.”

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Connection: actor (Danny Aiello)
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Do The Right Thing (1989)
Directed by Spike Lee
Written by Spike Lee
Starring Danny Aiello, Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Richard Edson, Giancarlo Esposito, Bill Nunn, John Turturro, and Spike Lee
120 minutes, rated R

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“The man who’s too afraid to die is too afraid to live.”

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Connection: composer (Alex North)
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The Misfits (1961)
Directed by John Huston
Written by Arthur Miller
Starring Clark Gable, Marilyn Monroe, Montgomery Clift, Thelma Ritter, and Eli Wallach
125 minutes, Not Rated

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“You are in more dire need of a blowjob than any white man in history.”

Previous Entry: The Untouchables
Connection: year of release (1987)
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Good Morning, Vietnam (1987)
Directed by Barry Levinson
Written by Mitch Markowitz
Starring Robin Williams, Forest Whitaker, Bruno Kirby, J. T. Walsh, Robert Wuhl, Noble Willingham, and Tung Thanh Tran
121 minutes, Rated R

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“You can’t handle the truth!”

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Connection: screenwriter (Aaron Sorkin)
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A Few Good Men (1992)
Directed by Rob Reiner
Written by Aaron Sorkin
Starring Tom Cruise, Demi Moore, Kevin Pollak, Kevin Bacon, J. T. Walsh, Kiefer Sutherland, James Marshall, Wolfgang Bodison, and Jack Nicholson
138 minutes, Rated R

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“Won’t be much to do in town with the picture show closed.”

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Connection: Director (Peter Bogdanovich)
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The Last Picture Show (1971)
Directed by Peter Bogdanovich
Written by Larry McMurtry and Peter Bogdanovich
Starring Timothy Bottoms, Jeff Bridges, Cybill Shepherd, Ben Johnson, Cloris Leachman, Ellen Burstyn, and Eileen Brennan
126 minutes, Rated R

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“A town this deep in the crapper’s got nowhere to turn but God!”

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Connection: Cinematographer (Matthew F. Leonetti)
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Leap of Faith (1992)
Directed by Richard Pearce
Written by Janus Cercone
Starring Steve Martin, Debra Winger, Liam Neeson, Lolita Davidovich, and Lukas Haas
108 minutes, Rated PG-13

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