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Andy Griffith

On Movies: From '60s TV to today's big screen

At the beginning of "Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation" (well, after he jumps out of a cargo jet hijacked by a band of Chechen separatists), Tom Cruise finds himself in a London record shop. Yes, an old-fashioned store filled with albums recorded on vinyl, with listening booths so you can sample before you buy. Cruise's special agent Ethan Hunt asks for a John Coltrane album the one with Thelonious Monk, and Shadow Wilson on drums. That album was released in 1961. "Mission: Impossible," the TV series on which Cruise's high-flying franchise is based, debuted five years later. Something kind of '60s is going on. On Aug. 14, "The Man from...

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