Holy Hell! Desperado Turns 20!
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Holy Hell! Desperado Turns 20!

In 1992, director Robert Rodriguez made his debut feature film El Mariachi for a measly…

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Holy Hell! Dead Man Turns 20
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Holy Hell! Dead Man Turns 20

It took four years for Jim Jarmusch to follow-up 1991’s Night on Earth. Until that…

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Holy Hell! Heat Turns 20
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Holy Hell! Heat Turns 20

For two decades, Heat has stood as the high-water mark of action epics, aped by…

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Holy Hell! Seven Turns 20
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Holy Hell! Seven Turns 20

Measured against its competition at the time, no one could have been faulted for failing…

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Holy Hell! Interview with the Vampire Turns 20
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Holy Hell! Interview with the Vampire Turns 20

It is easy to blame novelist Anne Rice for having paved the road for weirdly…

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Holy Hell! Speed Turns 20
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Holy Hell! Speed Turns 20

On June 17, 1994, television news cameras were fixated on the 405 freeway in Los…

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Holy Hell! Chungking Express Turns 20
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Holy Hell! Chungking Express Turns 20

My older brother deserves all the credit for introducing me to Asian cinema. Sure, I…

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Holy Hell! Léon: The Professional Turns 20
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Holy Hell! Léon: The Professional Turns 20

I first saw Luc Besson’s English-language debut in its American release as The Professional. It…

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Holy Hell! Stargate Turns 20
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Holy Hell! Stargate Turns 20

Few ideas are original, especially when it comes to Hollywood action blockbusters. This year marks…

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Holy Hell! Blue Chips Turns 20!
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Holy Hell! Blue Chips Turns 20!

When his career all but petered out in the early 90s, William Friedkin seemed the…

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