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Martin Landau (1928-2017)

North by Northwest (1959) Rated NR A hapless New York advertising executive is mistaken for a government agent by a group of foreign spies, and is pursued across the country while he looks for a way to survive. http:// Joseph … Continue reading

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9 (2009) Rated PG-13

A doll in post-apocalyptic future might hold the key to humanity’s salvation. Starring Christopher Plummer, Martin Landau, John C. Reilly, Crispin Glover, Jennifer Connelly, Elijah Wood. It took me a long time to watch this film, mostly because I really … Continue reading

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Joseph (1995) Rated NR

The biblical story of Joseph, who was sold into slavery by his jealous brothers. Starring Ben Kingsley, Paul Mercurio, Martin Landau, Lesley Ann Warren, Monica Bellucci. Both historically accurate and entertaining, I thoroughly enjoyed this version of the story of … Continue reading

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In the Beginning (2000) Rated UR

Biblical stories from Genesis and Exodus including Abraham and Joseph. Starring  Martin Landau, Jacqueline Bisset, Billy Campbell, Eddie Cibrian, Luke Mably. I  thought this film was very well done.  It may have over-dramatized the Bible, but it did not misrepresent it in … Continue reading

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The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965) Rated G

  Retelling of the life of Jesus Christ. Starring Max von Sydow, Michael Anderson Jr., Carroll Baker, Charlton Heston, Martin Landau, Angela Lansbury, Pat Boone, Roddy McDowall, John Wayne, Shelley Winters I know this is a classic but I was … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, May 3, 2016

 400 Days (NR) With their four hundred day mission simulation nearing completion, four astronauts begin to feel that something is amiss. Starring Brandon Routh, Dane Cook, Caity Lotz, Tom Cavanagh  The 5th Wave (PG-13) Four waves of increasingly deadly alien … Continue reading

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Frankenweenie (2012) Rated PG

A boy loses his dog but uses science to bring him back to life. Based on the novel, Frankenstein by Mary Shelley. Starring Catherine O’Hara, Martin Short, Martin Landau, Winona Ryder Of course this is a classical Tim Burton stop … Continue reading

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