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Targets ★★★ 1968 (PG)

Bogdanovich's suspenseful directorial debut. An aging horror film star plans his retirement, convinced that real life is too scary for his films to have an audience. A mad sniper at a drive-in movie seems to prove he's right. Some prints still have antigun prologue, which was added after Robert Kennedy's assassination. 90m/C VHS, DVD . Boris Karloff, James Brown, Tim O'Kelly, Peter Bogdanovich, Mary Jackson, Sandy Baron, Monte Landis, Mike Farrell, Nancy Hsueh, Arthur Peterson, Tanya Morgan, Randy Quaid; D: Peter Bogdanovich; W: Peter Bogdanovich; C: Laszlo Kovacs.