Above the Rim – Jeff Pollack

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Above the Rim

Jeff Pollack

Genre: Drama

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Release Date: March 23, 1994


In New York City, where thousands of teenagers compete for very few chances to play professional basketball–and the fame and money that come with them–one talented young man must choose between a scholarship to college and immediate wealth in this drama set on the urban asphalt basketball courts of Harlem.

© © 1994 New Line Productions Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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Episode 1057 Scott Adams: Talking With Joel Pollack About His New Book Red November, Then Victim Mentality, Priorities, Persuasion

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The Interpreter – Sydney Pollack

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The Interpreter

Sydney Pollack

Genre: Action & Adventure

Price: $ 4.99

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Release Date: April 22, 2005


Academy Award® winners Nicole Kidman and Sean Penn star in the action-packed thriller, The Interpreter. In one of the hidden corridors of power at United Nations headquarters, translator Silvia Broome (Kidman) overhears a potentially explosive secret about a planned assassination attempt. But when federal agent Tobin Keller (Penn) investigates her claim and digs deeper into Silvia's dangerous past, he begins to question whether she is a victim – or a suspect. From Oscar®-winning director Sydney Pollack comes the riveting, edge-of-your-seat story of international intrigue that Ebert & Roeper give "Two thumbs up!"

© © 2005 Motion Picture Jota Produktionsgesellschaft MBH & Co. KG and Universal Studios. All Rights Reserved.

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The Interpreter – Sydney Pollack

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The Interpreter

Sydney Pollack

Genre: Action & Adventure

Price: $ 4.99

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Release Date: April 22, 2005


Academy Award® winners Nicole Kidman and Sean Penn star in the action-packed thriller, The Interpreter. In one of the hidden corridors of power at United Nations headquarters, translator Silvia Broome (Kidman) overhears a potentially explosive secret about a planned assassination attempt. But when federal agent Tobin Keller (Penn) investigates her claim and digs deeper into Silvia's dangerous past, he begins to question whether she is a victim – or a suspect. From Oscar®-winning director Sydney Pollack comes the riveting, edge-of-your-seat story of international intrigue that Ebert & Roeper give "Two thumbs up!"

© © 2005 Motion Picture Jota Produktionsgesellschaft MBH & Co. KG and Universal Studios. All Rights Reserved.

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Tootsie – Sydney Pollack

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Tootsie

Sydney Pollack

Genre: Comedy

Price: $ 4.99

Release Date: December 17, 1982


Michael Dorsey is a talented actor, but his demanding nature and stubborn temperament have antagonized every producer in New York. Now his agent insists no one will hire him. But Michael needs money – eight thousand dollars to be exact – and to earn it, he's willing to play the role of a lifetime. Dustin Hoffman stars with Jessica Lange, Teri Garr, Dabney Coleman, Charles Durning, Bill Murray and Geena Davis in director Sydney Pollack's heart-filled classic that heralded a new era of Hollywood wig-flipping and set a new standard for unpredictable laugh-out-loud comedy.

© © 1982 Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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Sabrina (1995) – Sydney Pollack

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Sabrina (1995)

Sydney Pollack

Genre: Comedy

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Release Date: December 15, 1995


A remake of a 1954 Billy Wilder romance, this updated version of the play Sabrina Fair was directed by Sydney Pollack. Julia Ormond stars as Sabrina Fairchild, the daughter of a kindly chauffeur (John Wood) at the Long Island estate of the upper crust Larrabee family. Sabrina has grown up enchanted from afar with the Larrabees' sparkling world of privilege and wealth, but she's especially enamored of younger Larrabee brother David (Greg Kinnear), a charming womanizer. After the once plain Sabrina returns from a sojourn in Paris transformed into a remarkably poised and attractive young woman, she at long last catches David's eye. In a calculated effort to manipulate David away from her and into a more financially advantageous marriage, older brother Linus (Harrison Ford) pretends to woo Sabrina himself, but finds himself unintentionally falling in love.

© © 2004 Paramount Pictures

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Jeremiah Johnson – Sydney Pollack

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Jeremiah Johnson

Sydney Pollack

Genre: Drama

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Release Date: September 25, 1998


Superstar Robert Redford ("Up Close and Personal," "Indecent Proposal") stars in this powerful and unforgettable wilderness epic of a man who turns his back on civilization and learns a new code of survival in a brutal land of isolated mountains and hostile Indians. The Los Angeles Times calls this box-office hit "an uncommon, extraordinarily appealing film experience," directed by Sidney Pollack ("The Firm," "Tootsie") and written by John Milius ("Apocalypse Now," "Magnum Force") and Academy Award-winner Edward Anhalt ("Member of the Wedding," "Panic in the Streets").

© © 1972 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.

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The Way We Were – Sydney Pollack

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The Way We Were

Sydney Pollack

Genre: Drama

Price: $ 12.99

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Release Date: October 17, 1973


Screen legends Barbra Streisand and Robert Redford make movie magic as the captivating star-crossed lovers, Hubbell Gardiner and Katie Morosky. Theirs is a classic love story sparked by the attraction of opposites, played out against the backdrop of American life during times of foreign war, domestic prosperity and McCarthy-era paranoia in Hollywood. Winner of two 1974 Academy Awards® (Best Song "The Way We Were" and Best Score), this special 25th Anniversary Edition of the THE WAY WE WERE has been digitally remastered so you can enjoy this romantic epic the way it was meant to be seen and heard.

© © 1973, renewed 2001 Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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Out of Africa – Sydney Pollack

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Out of Africa

Sydney Pollack

Genre: Drama

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Release Date: December 13, 1985


The most acclaimed motion picture of 1985 stars Robert Redford and Meryl Streep in one of the screen's great epic romances. Directed by Oscar® winner Sydney Pollack, Out of Africa is the fascinating true story of Karen Blixen, a strong-willed woman who, with her philandering husband (Klaus Maria Brandauer), runs a coffee plantation in Kenya, circa 1914. To her astonishment, she soon discovers herself falling in love with the land, its people and a mysterious white hunter (Redford). The masterfully crafted, breathtakingly produced story of love and loss earned Oscars® for Best Picture, Director, Screenplay (based on material from another medium), Cinematography, Original Score, Art Direction (Set Decoration) and Sound.

© © 1985 Universal City Studios, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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Three Days of the Condor – Sydney Pollack

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Three Days of the Condor

Sydney Pollack

Genre: Romance

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Release Date: September 24, 1975


In Sydney Pollack's critically acclaimed suspense-thriller, Robert Redford (SPY GAME) stars as CIA Agent Joe Turner. Code name: Condor. When his entire office is massacred, Turner goes on the run from his enemies…and his so-called allies. After reporting the murders to his superiors, the organization wants to bring Condor in – but somebody is trying to take him out. In his frantic hunt for answers, and in a desperate run for his life, Turner abducts photographer Kathy Hale) Faye Dunaway, THE THOMAS CROWN AFFAIR), eventually seducing her into helping him. Every twist leads Condor to the end of his nerves…and will take you to the edge of your seat. With nowhere to turn and no one to trust, Turner realizes his most dangerous enemy may be closer than he ever feared. And as he zeroes in on the truth, he discovers there are some secrets people would kill to keep.

© © 1975 Dino De Laurentis Corporation. 2006 Paramount Pictures.

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The Firm – Sydney Pollack

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The Firm

Sydney Pollack

Genre: Thriller

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Release Date: June 30, 1993


Three-time Oscar nominee Tom Cruise delivers the most electrifying performance of his career in this riveting film based on the international best-seller. Cruise plays Mitch McDeere, a brilliant and ambitious Harvard Law grad. Driven by a fierce desire to bury his working-class past, Mitch joins a small, prosperous Memphis firm that affords Mitch and his wife (Jeanne Tripplehorn) an affluent lifestyle beyond their wildest dreams. But when FBI agents confront him with evidence of corruption and murder within the firm, Mitch sets out to find the truth in a deadly crossfire between the FBI, the Mob, and a force that will stop at nothing to protect its interests – "The Firm." Directed by Oscar winner Sydney Pollack and starring Oscar winner Gene Hackman plus a magnificent supporting cast, "The Firm" makes its case as the must-see movie of the year.

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