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BEAVER'S LODGE: THE PROFESSIONALS (1966)

There was a time when a certain kind of adventure film was popular. The 1960s were its heyday. Sometimes they were realistic, or even drawn from real life. Sometimes they were fanciful. But almost always they were intelligent and enormously entertaining. I haven't seen a new example of that kind of film in 30 or 40 years.
  • By Jim Beaver
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  • July 25, 2012 12:08 AM
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  • 7 Comments

VIDEO ESSAY: BEAVER'S LODGE: EMPEROR OF THE NORTH POLE

"Emperor of the North Pole" is a favorite of mine, an exciting film as tough as old leather and as harsh as the era it depicts.
  • By Jim Beaver
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  • July 11, 2012 12:58 AM
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  • 22 Comments

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