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Law and Order

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The first film version of [[Performer~P83597~W.R. Burnett~wrburnett]]'s novel [[Feature~V177384~Saint Johnson~thejohnsons]] was filmed as [[Feature~V126958~Law and Order~lawandorder]] in 1932. Essentially an all-names-changed retelling of the Wyatt Earp legend, the film scored on its humanity and restraint. The 1953 remake eschewed the shadings and subtleties of the original in favor of a traditional shoot-em-up, replete with gratuitous violence. [[Performer~P59108~Ronald Reagan~ronaldreagan]] stars as...more

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