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Music any of the normally unaccented beats in a bar, such as the second and fourth beats in a bar of four-four time. They are stressed in most rock and some jazz and dance music, such as the bossa nova
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A], December 3 ( ANI ): Famous for making off-beat horror flicks, director Guillermo Del Toro has revealed that he regrets not taking on The Dark Universe.
Touch Of Cloth ANOTHER cop role , this time joining forces with John Hannah to catch the bad guys in this off-beat action comedy.
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