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Worth Watching ~ Fortress

Fortress
Rachel Ward stars in this drama/thriller chronicling the harrowing plight of a kidnapped teacher and the nine young children in her care. When Sally Jones (Ward) and her students are captured at their rural schoolhouse then forced to go to the Australian Outback, she tries to use her smarts to thwart the gunmen who are holding them hostage. Through her difficult ordeal, she learns the most important lesson of all: how to survive. (Netflix) My Rating: 3.75 out of 5 Stars.
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Underrated Movie #304 ~ The Collector

The Wanderers
Get ready for an electrifying and chilling film experience that lays bare the longings of a strange man — and the woman who has become his captive. Based on the best-selling novel by John Fowles, The Collector tells the story of a quiet London bank clerk (Terence Stamp) whose butterfly-collecting hobby takes a sinister twist when he kidnaps a most unusual specimen — a beautiful woman (Samantha Eggar). (Netflix) My Rating: 4.5 out of 5 Stars.
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Potential Underrated Movies on My List

Hi All, I thought it would be fun to show you one of my lists potential underrated movies. These movies are actually just the “overflow” from my Netflix queue, and I keep them listed in a notepad document, which means that the Netflix queue has surpassed the 500 movie limit (for DVDs). I also have about 150 in the “Instant” queue. Obviously I will not be able to watch all of these in my lifetime, so I always try to watch the ones with the most potential first. Feel free to let me know if any on this list jump out at you as one(s) that you would recommend. ~ Eric

Hush
The Secret in Their Eyes
Kind Lady
Just Friends — Ryan Reynolds
The Changeling — George C. Scott
The Dangerous Lives of Alter Boys
A Better Life
Wonderland — Val Kilmer
The Killing Room
Not Quite Hollywood
Eyewitness
Black Rock
Floundering — Ethan Hawke
Conviction — Hilary Swank
American Cousins — Dan Hedeya
The Spectacular Now
Fairhaven
Into the Wake
How to Lose Friends and Alienate People
Decoding Annie Parker
Jimmy — Bob Gunton
Scenes of a Crime — Documentary
Dead Heart — Bryan Brown
Idiot Box
The Boys — David Wenham
The Daytrippers
Chuck & Buck
Surfwise
Stoker
The Place Beyond the Pines
The History Boys
Chopper — Eric Bana
Dirty Deeds
The Interview — Hugo Weaving
Oscar and Lucinda
Ten Canoes
The Black Balloon — Toni Collette
Beautiful Kate
Big Trouble
10 Items or Less
Blue Collar
Barney’s Version
Racing with the Moon
A Single Shot — Thriller
Emmanuel and the Truth About Fishes — Thriller
The Collector — Thriller 1965
Blood In, Blood Out — Thriller
Veronica Guerin — Thriller
Obsession — Thriller — Brian De Palma
The Assignment — Donald Sutherland — Thriller
The Dancer Upstairs — Thriller
The Friends of Eddie Coyle
Music Box — Thriller
The Naked Prey — Thriller
Coldwater — Thriller
Twilight’s Last Gleaming — Thriller
Ferocious — Thriller — 2012
Chloe — Thriller — Liam Neeson
Blood — Thriller — Paul Bettany
The House of Mirth — Drama
The Assassination of Richard Nixon — Thriller
Felon — Thriller — Val Kilmer
Whatever Happened to Aunt Alice — Thriller/Horror
Down and Dangerous — Thriller/Crime
Treed Murray (aka Get Down) — Thriller
36 Hours — 1965
Runaway — Robin Tunney
The Reluctant Fundamentalist — Thriller
Reflections in a Golden Eye
Magic — Anthony Hopkins
Dot the I
The Jammed
Cafe Society
Contraband — Mark Wahlberg
Angel Baby — 1995
Chasing Ghosts: Beyond the Arcade – Documentary
Made in Dagenham — Drama
Marjoe — Documentary
The Sunset Limited — Tommy Lee Jones
Short Term 12
Being Flynn — Robert De Niro — Drama
Hello I Must Be Going — Drama
Dirty Deeds — Crime, Australian
The Burning Plain — Crime Drama
Spider — David Cronenberg
Black Robe — Drama
Benny’s Video — Crime, Drama
Best Seller — Thriller, Crime — James Woods
Eye of the Devil — Crime, Horror — 1966
Fear X — Psychological Thriller — John Turturro
Games — Thriller — James Caan — 1967
Images — Psychological Thriller — Robert Altman
Little Fish — Thriller — Cate Blanchett
Mirage — Film Noir, Thriller — 1965
Blind Horizon — Thriller — Val Kilmer
Little Dorrit — Alec Guiness
Cleanskin — Thriller — Sean Bean
Delivering the Goods — Drama
Lbs. — Drama
Ain’t Them Bodies Saints — Rooney Mara — Thriller, Crime
Jolene — Drama
Inland Empire — David Lynch
Wicker Park — Thriller — Josh Hartnett
My New Gun — Diane Lane — Comedy
An Uzi at the Alamo — Black Comedy — Writer of Buried
Deathdream (Dead of Night) — Bob Clark
The Strangers — Thriller — Liv Tyler
Frozen — Thriller
P2 — Thriller
Fortress — Rachel Ward — Made for TV
Vacancy — Kate Beckinsale — Thriller
Dead End — Instant on Netflix
Die — Elias Koeteas — Instant on Netflix
Iron Doors — 2010 — Thriller
Kissed — Drama — Molly Parker
Palookaville — Crime Comedy
In Fear — 2014 — Thriller
Snowpiercer — Action, Sci Fi
Farewell — Spy Thriller
Winter in Wartime
Antarctica: 1983
Lakota Woman: Siege at Wounded Knee
UFOria
Bandit Queen — 1994
Pathfinder (Ofelas) — 1987
12:01 PM
Closet Land
Besieged
Rabbit-Proof Fence
Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead
The Incident — 1967
Machine Gun McCain
The Dion Brothers (The Gravy Train) — Crime, Congame
Cop — James Woods
Skills Like This — Comedy, Crime
Kiss or Kill
The Valachi Papers – Charles Bronson
80 Blocks From Tiffany’s — Documentary
Flight from Death: Quest for Immortality
War Photographer — Documentary
Cane Toads — Documentary
Small Town Ecstasy — Documentary
Cold in July — Thriller
Still Mine — Drama
Blue Ruin — Thriller

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