History Film / Targets

20th Aug '16 4:25:46 PM Mdumas43073
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''Targets'' is a 1968 horror thriller (produced by Creator/RogerCorman, directed by Peter Bogdanovich) that focuses on two men in UsefulNotes/LosAngeles.

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''Targets'' is a 1968 horror thriller (produced thriller, produced by Creator/RogerCorman, Creator/RogerCorman and directed by Peter Bogdanovich) Bogdanovich, that focuses on two men in UsefulNotes/LosAngeles.
20th Aug '16 4:23:49 PM Mdumas43073
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** At one point Orlok and screenwriter Sammy Michaels (played by Bogdanovich) are watching ''The Criminal Code'' (1931), which starred Karloff and was directed by Creator/HowardHawks, prompting both men to sing the praises of Hawks as a filmmaker.

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** At one point Orlok and screenwriter Sammy Michaels (played by Bogdanovich) are watching ''The Criminal Code'' (1931), which (1931)--which starred Karloff and was directed by Creator/HowardHawks, prompting Creator/HowardHawks--prompting both men to sing the praises of Hawks as a filmmaker.
20th Aug '16 4:23:12 PM Mdumas43073
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** The screenwriter's name Sammy Michaels was named for Creator/SamuelFuller, who helped write the film's screenplay.

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** The screenwriter's name At one point Orlok and screenwriter Sammy Michaels (played by Bogdanovich) are watching ''The Criminal Code'' (1931), which starred Karloff and was directed by Creator/HowardHawks, prompting both men to sing the praises of Hawks as a filmmaker.
** Speaking of Sammy Michaels, the character
was named for Creator/SamuelFuller, who helped write the film's screenplay.
20th Aug '16 4:18:24 PM Mdumas43073
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-->'''Orlok:''' The world belongs to the young. Make way for them. Let them have it. I am an anachronism.
20th Aug '16 2:58:17 PM Mdumas43073
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20th Aug '16 2:54:39 PM Mdumas43073
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'''''Targets''''' is a 1968 horror thriller (produced by Creator/RogerCorman, directed by Peter Bogdanovich) that focuses on two men in UsefulNotes/LosAngeles.

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'''''Targets''''' ''Targets'' is a 1968 horror thriller (produced by Creator/RogerCorman, directed by Peter Bogdanovich) that focuses on two men in UsefulNotes/LosAngeles.


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22nd Feb '16 5:04:43 PM MarkLungo
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* VietnamWar: Thompson is an early veteran of the war.

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* VietnamWar: UsefulNotes/TheVietnamWar: Thompson is an early veteran of the war.
2nd Dec '15 11:47:25 PM lolface123
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* AxCrazy: Thompson, when he finally snaps.
3rd Oct '15 7:26:48 PM maxwellsilver
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One is Byron Orlok (Creator/BorisKarloff), an aging and beloved horror film actor who has announced his decision to retire from film-making, feeling that RealLife is churning out more and far worse horrors than anything he can hope to put on screen. The other is young Vietnam vet [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Whitman Bobby Thompson]] (Tim O'Kelly) who unknowingly sets out to prove Orlok's point when he finally snaps under the [[StepfordSuburbia soulless banality]] of his existence, gathers up an arsenal, and goes on a shooting spree. Inevitably, the paths of the two men cross...

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One is Byron Orlok (Creator/BorisKarloff), an aging and beloved horror film actor who has announced his decision to retire from film-making, feeling that RealLife is churning out more and far worse horrors than anything he can hope to put on screen. The other is young Vietnam vet Bobby Thompson (Tim O'Kelly) who unknowingly sets out to prove Orlok's point when he finally snaps under the [[StepfordSuburbia soulless banality]] of his existence, gathers up an arsenal, and goes on [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Whitman Bobby Thompson]] (Tim O'Kelly) who unknowingly sets out to prove Orlok's point when he finally snaps under the [[StepfordSuburbia soulless banality]] of his existence, gathers up an arsenal, and goes on a shooting spree.spree]]. Inevitably, the paths of the two men cross...
5th Aug '15 5:07:06 PM MarkLungo
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* {{Drive-In Theater}}: Where the climax of the film takes place.

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* {{Drive-In Theater}}: DriveInTheater: Where the climax of the film takes place.
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