A 5 DVD set including the following...
Gene Hackman's 45 year career, which includes two oscars, a host of nominations and more BAFTAs that you can shake a stick at has been condensed down to his five best and brightest silver screen creations ever in this boxset, the films are:
Getting the goods? That's easy. Getting away after the robbery? A veteran thief knows that's always the hard part. Who's going to walk away smiling, and who's not going to walk at all?
Clint Eastwood and Morgan Freeman play retired, down-on-their-luck outlaws who pick up their guns one last time to collect a bounty offered by the vengeful prostitutes of the remote Wyoming town of Big Whiskey: Richard Harris is an ill-fated interloper, a colourful killer-for-hire called English Bob. Gene Hackman is the sly and brutal local sheriff whose brand of Law enforcement ranges from unconventional to ruthless. Big trouble is coming to Big Whiskey...
Luther Witney planned his last job with his usual meticulous precision. A perfectionist, he is patient and precise, carefully avoiding any public acknowledgement of his skill. Silence is essential for Luther who is a master thief. Unfortunately, Luther couldn't have foreseen that the wife of the wealthy businessman would be at home that night. Or that she and her lover would fight and that she would be brutally murdered. Or that her lover would be the President of the United States...
Two men. One night. The police captain on the island of Puerto Rico (Morgan Freeman) interviews a prominent tax attorney and old friend (Gene Hackman) - the witness to one of a shocking series of brutal crimes. But what begins as a cooperative conversation between peers descends into a night of intense interrogation between fierce adversaries...
Guy Luthan (Hugh Grant) is a British doctor working in a New York hospital. When the body of a man who died in his emergency room disappears, he starts making unwanted enquiries, which lead him to the door of eminent surgeon, Dr Lawrence Myrick (Gene Hackman), but Guy soon finds himself in danger from those who want the hospital's secret to remain undiscovered.