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Killshot

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"Armand 'Blackbird' Degas is a Mafia hit man who shoots to kill and never leaves witnesses, until now. When Carmen and Wayne Colson see him at the scene of a botched murder attempt, they become his next targets. After entering witness protection, they discover the law isn't on their side and decide to take matters into their own hands"--Container.
DVD
2009; 2008
Clemons (Stacks)
82.

Undermind

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Derrick, a lawyer and Zane, a criminal, live in opposite social spheres. Although they never meet, their lives are more connected than either can imagine.
DVD
2004; 2003
Clemons (Stacks)
83.

Short Circuit 2

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Number 5, the robot-come-to-life, sets out to gain some "urban input", and finds himself facing street hoods, a greedy banker, and a gang of crooks.
DVD
2010; 1988
Clemons (Stacks)
84.

Perrier's Bounty

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Lazy would-be thief Michael owes local gangster Perrier more money than he can pay. When a burglary to raise funds goes awry, Michael's lovesick suicidal neighbor kills one of the goons who come to collect and he is forced to go on the run. Dragging along his neighbor, not to mention his foul-mouthed, death-obsessed father, Michael has to stay one step ahead of the crime world while keeping his dad one step ahead of the Grim Reaper.
DVD
2010; 2009
Clemons (Stacks)
85.

Lee van Cleef Collection: Disc 3

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Thieves of fortune: In this action-packed romantic adventure story, a beautiful woman must perform feats of bravery in order to inherit a $28 million fortune and win the man she loves. Packed with stunts featuring planes, motorcycles, cliff diving, alligator wrestling and gun battles.; The squeeze: A professional safe cracker is on the verge of retirement when he is offered a deal he can't refuse. But when he learns his employers are planning to finish him off once the job is complete, he begins plotting revenge.; Escape from Death Row: Story of a thug who meets up with high-profile gangster while in prison where the pair plot their breakout.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
86.

L'homme du Train: Man on the Train

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Two strangers, a criminal named Milan and a retired poetry teacher, Manesquier, meet in a sleepy French village and gradually become unlikely friends. As their friendship grows, each develops a desire to trade his life with that of the other.
DVD
2003; 2002
Clemons (Stacks)
87.

The Getaway

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A convict leaves jail in Texas on a parole arranged by a crooked politician, and promptly joins his wife in planning a bank robbery.
DVD
2005; 1972
Clemons (Stacks)
88.

Enter the Void

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After a man is shot while dealing drugs in Tokyo, his spirit journeys through an unfamiliar world and tries to protect his sister, who is working as a stripper.
DVD
2010
Clemons (Stacks)
89.

Pigalle

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In the seedy neon-lit underworld of the Pigalle district of Paris, a colorful cast of characters are caught up in a turf war and a blood spattered rivalry to control the drug trade. A love affair emerges between Vera, a stripper, and Fifi, a crook.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
90.

To Please a Lady

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To please a lady: A former war hero and midget car racer meets his match with a beautiful independent reporter who blames his reckless tactics for an accidental racing death.; Jeopardy: The Stilwins are on vacation to an isolated beach in Mexico. Walking on a deserted jetty, Doug Stilwin gets his leg trapped under one of the logs. All attempts to move the log are futile and Helen Stilwin takes the car to get help. However, an escaped criminal kidnaps her. Will she be able to return to her husband before he drowns?
DVD
2007; 1950
Clemons (Stacks)
91.

L'Argent =: Money

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When an innocent prank goes wrong, it becomes the definitive moment in a man's life. A forged 500 franc note is accidentally passed to an unsuspecting young man. Ignorant of its origins, he tries to use the bill but is apprehended for forgery.
DVD
2005; 1983
Clemons (Stacks)
92.

15 Minutes

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When two Eastern European criminals come to New York City, one of them steals a video camera and starts to film all of their activities. When they learn how the American media can make a remorseless killer look like the victim and in turn make them rich, they target a media-savvy NYPD homicide detective and a media-naive NYFD fire marshal (both happen to be the cops investigating their criminal activities). Along the way, they film everything they do in order to sell their video to a local tabloid TV show.
DVD
2001
Clemons (Stacks)
93.

Breaking in

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Low-key, off-center comedy about an aging safecracker who takes on a young protégé who's got a lot to learn about life, as well as his new profession.
DVD
2002; 1989
Clemons (Stacks)
94.

Le Lieu du Crime

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Thomas, a teenager suffering through his parents' divorce, is startled on a country walk by Martin, an escaped convict. The stranger demands that Thomas bring him money for train fare, but in complying, Thomas is nearly killed by Martin's violent accomplice. In a surprising scene, Martin saves Thomas's life. These striking events set the stage for Lili, Thomas's mother, a club owner. Trapped by both her struggles to raise Thomas and the village's provincial ways, Lili finds herself drawn to Martin, who she knows to be a criminal. As tangled impulses grow more intense, and the implications of both Lili's and Martin's quests for freedom escalate, this film unfurls a devastating portrait of the constraints both of childhood and of conventional morality.
DVD
2007; 1986
Clemons (Stacks)
95.

Al Capone and Prohibition

On January 16, 1920, the 18th amendment to the United States Constitution comes into force, one year after its ratification. All sale, production, and transport of alcohol are henceforward forbidden in the entire territory of America. It’s the start of Prohibition. Several criminals grab the opportunity to create veritable empires by means of contraband liquor. Al Capone is certainly the most infamous among them. The United States Treasury gives the no-less-famous Eliot Ness the mission of bringing down Al Capone. Despite the many, and fruitful, operations carried out against his clandestine distilleries, the boss of the Chicago underworld holds out—until another solution is considered: charge Capone with tax evasion. In 1931, Al Capone is found guilty of tax evasion and sentenced to [...]
Online
2017
96.

Crime et Châtiment

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"On the North Korean border, Chinese military police enforce the law with a heavy hand, leading to moments of harrowing abuse and surreal satire. Amidst the barren wintry landscape of Northeast China, Chinese military police officers rigidly enforce law and order in an impoverished mountain town. They raid a private residence to bust an illegal mahjong game, casually abuse a pickpocket accused of throwing away evidence and berate a confession out of a scrap collector working without a permit. The police switch between precise investigative procedure, explosions of violent fury and moments of comic ineptitude, all captured incredibly before the camera. A prime example of how independent documentaries are on the vanguard of Chinese cinema, Crime and punishment is an unprecedented look [...]
DVD
2010; 2007
Clemons (Stacks)
97.

Oliver Twist

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Oliver is a penniless orphan at the Parish Workhouse. After he is forced by the other boys to ask for more food, he is sold as an apprentice to a miserly undertaker. He runs away and is taken in by Fagin, a thief who is in league with a murderous pair determined to see that Oliver never inherits the fortune he deserves. Life twists and turns again for Oliver, landing him in alternately dangerous and hopeful circumstances.
DVD
2004; 1999
Clemons (Stacks)
98.

Martin Scorsese's World Cinema Project: No. 1 Touki Bouki

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Touki bouki: "A vivid, fractured portrait of Senegal in the early 1970s. ... two young lovers long to leave Dakar for the glamour and comforts of France, but their escape plan is beset by complications both concrete and mystical"--Container.; Redes: "In this vivid, documentary-like dramatization of the daily grind of men struggling to make a living by fishing on the Gulf of Mexico (mostly played by real-life fishermen), one worker's terrible loss instigates a political awakening among him and his fellow laborers"--Container.
DVDBlu-Ray
2013
Clemons (Stacks)
99.

Ordinary Decent Criminal

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Follows the adventures of Michael Lynch, a thief, bigamist, liar, and criminal genius who robs from the rich to give to the poor. He has two fundamental beliefs: be loyal to your own and the hell with the establishment. As his ego gets bigger and bigger, he enjoys his notoriety more than the cash it brings. Determined to break him, the police increases its harassment of the whole gang, as Michael makes a mistake that could threaten his good name with the public and his reliability as a bread-winner.
DVD
2003; 1999
Clemons (Stacks)
100.

The Disappearance of Alice Creed

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On a suburban street, two masked men seize a young woman. They bind and gag her and take her to an abandoned, soundproofed apartment. She is Alice Creed, daughter of a millionaire. Her kidnappers, the coldly efficient Vic and his younger accomplice Danny, have worked out a meticulous plan. But Alice is not going to play the perfect victim; she's not giving in without a fight.
DVD
2010; 2009
Clemons (Stacks)