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    Default The Great Movie Tournament - 1970s: Octofinal 4 of 8

    During the sixth round of The Great Movie Tournament, please vote for one film you would like to move onto the next round. The top film will be moving on. Keep in mind that the percentage of the vote a given film receives will determine its standing going forward.

    The poll will run for seven days. Discussion is greatly encouraged!

    The nominees are (please let me know if any video doesn't play for you):


    Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
    Directed by Steven Spielberg

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    Deliverance (1972)
    Directed by John Boorman

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    Deliverance
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    Close Encounters is sublime.
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    I love both, but Close Encounters is wonderful.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mattrick View Post
    I love both, but Close Encounters is wonderful.
    It's one of my sleeper picks for the finals.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DoctorZaius View Post
    Close Encounters is sublime.
    Agreed, one of Spielberg's best. Can't believe three of the greatest sci-fi films came out so close to one another (Close Encounters, Star Wars, and Alien).

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    Quote Originally Posted by mae View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by DoctorZaius View Post
    Close Encounters is sublime.
    Agreed, one of Spielberg's best. Can't believe three of the greatest sci-fi films came out so close to one another (Close Encounters, Star Wars, and Alien).
    Are you not counting Logan's Run in that group - hahaha
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    The poll has closed. Close Encounters of the Third Kind moves on and Deliverance is eliminated.

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