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Sunday, June 18, 2017
John G. Avildsen
Oscar-winning director ("Rocky'') -- via the L.A. Times. Overlooked due to his inconsistently profitable output, nonetheless he made some great films, including "Save the Tiger" and the original "Karate Kid" franchise.