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Movies in which a character shirks their responsibility

1 - Jaws (Mayor Vaughn refuses to shut down the beaches)
2 - Towering Inferno (Jim Duncan [William Holden] built a shitty skyscraper out of tinsel.)
3. Ferris Bueller's Day Off (Ferris is supposed to be in school)
4. Superman 2 (Superman decides he'd rather just be a normal human for awhile)
5. Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (Mildred Hayes believes the police aren't doing enough to solve her daughter's murder)
6. Spider-Man (Peter Parker doesn't stop an escaping crook, which leads to death of Uncle Ben and endless flashbacks of Ben talking about "great responsibility".)
7. Groundhog's Day (too many instances of Phil's negligence to list)

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Movies in which a character shirks their responsibility

1 - Jaws (Mayor Vaughn refuses to shut down the beaches)
2 - Towering Inferno (Jim Duncan [William Holden] built a shitty skyscraper out of tinsel.)
3. Ferris Bueller's Day Off (Ferris is supposed to be in school)
4. Superman 2 (Superman decides he'd rather just be a normal human for awhile)
5. Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (Mildred Hayes believes the police aren't doing enough to solve her daughter's murder)
6. Spider-Man (Peter Parker doesn't stop an escaping crook, which leads to death of Uncle Ben and endless flashbacks of Ben talking about "great responsibility".)
7. Groundhog's Day (too many instances of Phil's negligence to list)
8. On The Waterfront ("You was my brother, Charley, you shoulda looked out for me a little bit. You shoulda taken care of me just a little bit so I wouldn't have to take them dives for the short-end money.")
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1 - Jaws (Mayor Vaughn refuses to shut down the beaches)
2 - Towering Inferno (Jim Duncan [William Holden] built a shitty skyscraper out of tinsel.)
3. Ferris Bueller's Day Off (Ferris is supposed to be in school)
4. Superman 2 (Superman decides he'd rather just be a normal human for awhile)
5. Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (Mildred Hayes believes the police aren't doing enough to solve her daughter's murder)
6. Spider-Man (Peter Parker doesn't stop an escaping crook, which leads to death of Uncle Ben and endless flashbacks of Ben talking about "great responsibility".)
7. Groundhog's Day (too many instances of Phil's negligence to list)
8. On The Waterfront ("You was my brother, Charley, you shoulda looked out for me a little bit. You shoulda taken care of me just a little bit so I wouldn't have to take them dives for the short-end money.")
9. Star Wars (Luke is supposed to be repairing the units in the South Ridge but he goes chasing after a droid looking for Obi-Wan Kenobi instead)
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1 - Jaws (Mayor Vaughn refuses to shut down the beaches)
2 - Towering Inferno (Jim Duncan [William Holden] built a shitty skyscraper out of tinsel.)
3. Ferris Bueller's Day Off (Ferris is supposed to be in school)
4. Superman 2 (Superman decides he'd rather just be a normal human for awhile)
5. Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (Mildred Hayes believes the police aren't doing enough to solve her daughter's murder)
6. Spider-Man (Peter Parker doesn't stop an escaping crook, which leads to death of Uncle Ben and endless flashbacks of Ben talking about "great responsibility".)
7. Groundhog's Day (too many instances of Phil's negligence to list)
8. On The Waterfront ("You was my brother, Charley, you shoulda looked out for me a little bit. You shoulda taken care of me just a little bit so I wouldn't have to take them dives for the short-end money.")
9. Star Wars (Luke is supposed to be repairing the units in the South Ridge but he goes chasing after a droid looking for Obi-Wan Kenobi instead)
10. The Poseidon Adventure (Mr. Linarcos runs the ship to the scrap yard sans full ballast, which ultimately helps it capsize.)

Movies with a pre-"Star Wars" John Williams soundtrack.

1. The Poseidon Adventure
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Sorry, Nemo, I should have specified the year--1977. "Superman" was '78.
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Sorry, Nemo, I should have specified the year--1977. "Superman" was '78.
My fault for not checking. For some reason, I thought Superman had been released a few years earlier.
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10. The Paper Chase

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1. Casablanca

The, A, An, &, and numbers count.
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9. Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
10. I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do


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9. The Birth of a Nation
10. The Great Train Robbery

The first Western, by some accounts: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Gr...ry_(1903_film)

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It's not a biopic of Oliver Sacks, but he's the protagonist.
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About George Washington, the crossing of the Delaware and the Battle of Trenton.
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