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Danny DeVito
Born November 17, 1944 (age 74)
Daniel Michael DeVito, Jr. (born November 17, 1944) is an American actor, comedian, director and producer. He gained prominence for his portrayal of the taxi dispatcher Louie De Palma in the television series Taxi (1978–1983), which won him a Golden Globe and an Emmy.
A major film star, he is known for his roles in Tin Men, Throw Momma from the Train, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Ruthless... full bio
Dumbo
[2019]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Animation, Family, Fantasy | 1h 52min
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A young elephant, whose oversized ears enable him to fly, helps save a struggling circus, but when the circus plans a new venture, Dumbo and his friends discover dark secrets beneath its shiny veneer.
The Lorax
[2012]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Animation, Comedy | 1h 26min
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A 12-year-old boy searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his world.
Batman Returns
[1992]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure | 2h 6min
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When a corrupt businessman and the grotesque Penguin plot to take control of Gotham City, only Batman can stop them, while the Catwoman has her own agenda.
Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond
[2017]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 1h 34min
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A behind-the-scenes look at how Jim Carrey adopted the persona of idiosyncratic comedian Andy Kaufman on the set of Man on the Moon (1999).
Man on the Moon
[1999]
 
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Movie | Biography, Comedy, Drama | 1h 58min
Directed by:
The life and career of a legendary comedian, Andy Kaufman.
Matilda
[1996]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Family, Fantasy | 1h 42min
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Story of a wonderful little girl, who happens to be a genius, and her wonderful teacher vs. the worst parents ever and the worst school principal imaginable.
Twins
[1988]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime | 1h 47min
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A physically perfect but innocent man goes in search of his long-lost twin brother, who is short, a womanizer, and small-time crook.
Get Shorty
[1995]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Thriller | 1h 45min
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A mobster travels to Hollywood to collect a debt and discovers that the movie business is much the same as his current job.
The Rainmaker
[1997]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 2h 15min
An underdog lawyer takes on a fraudulent insurance company.
Junior
[1994]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi | 1h 49min
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As part of a fertility research project, a male scientist agrees to carry a pregnancy in his own body.
Romancing the Stone
[1984]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Comedy | 1h 46min
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A romance writer sets off to Colombia to ransom her kidnapped sister, and soon finds herself in the middle of a dangerous adventure.
Heist
[2001]
 
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Movie | Action, Crime, Drama | 1h 49min
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A career jewel thief finds himself at tense odds with his longtime partner, a crime boss who sends his nephew to keep watch.
The War of the Roses
[1989]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 56min
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A married couple try everything to get each other to leave the house in a vicious divorce battle.
Deck the Halls
[2006]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Family | 1h 33min
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Two neighbors have it out after one of them decorates his house for the holidays so brightly that it can be seen from space.
The Jewel of the Nile
[1985]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Comedy | 1h 46min
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This is the sequel to "Romancing the Stone" where Jack and Joan have their yacht and easy life, but are gradually getting bored with each other and this way of life. Joan accepts an invitation to go to some middle eastern country as a guest of the sheik, but there she is abducted and finds her- self involved with the "jewel". Jack decides to rescue her with his new partner Ralph. They all go from one... see more
The Comedian
[2016]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 2h
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A look at the life of an aging insult comic named Jack Burke.
Throw Momma from the Train
[1987]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Thriller | 1h 28min
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A bitter ex-husband and a put-upon momma's boy both want their respective former spouse and mother dead. Who will pull it off?
Movie | Comedy, Crime | 1h 34min
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A rich man catches a thief burglarizing his home and steals the thief's lucky ring, who then tries to get it back.
Ruthless People
[1986]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime | 1h 33min
A couple, cheated by a vile businessman, kidnap his wife in retaliation, without knowing that their enemy is delighted they did.
Hoffa
[1992]
 
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Movie | Biography, Crime, Drama | 2h 20min
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The story of the notorious American labor union figure Jimmy Hoffa, who organizes a bitter strike, makes deals with members of the organized crime syndicate, and mysteriously disappears in 1975.
Drowning Mona
[2000]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Mystery | 1h 36min
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When a woman drives a car into the river to her death, everyone in town becomes a suspect.
The Big Kahuna
[1999]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 30min
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Two veteran salesmen dissect a sales pitch to a particular client, through their young protégé.
Renaissance Man
[1994]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 2h 8min
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A failed businessman is hired by the army to teach a group of underachieving recruits in order to help them pass basic training.
The Oh in Ohio
[2006]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 1h 28min
Directed by:
Priscilla Chase is a woman who has never had an orgasm.
Relative Strangers
[2006]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 26min
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On a mission to locate his biological parents, a tightly wound professional (Livingston) is befuddled to find that the couple who conceived him aren't exactly upper-class.
Other People's Money
[1991]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 1h 43min
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A corporate raider threatens a hostile take-over of a "mom and pop" company. The patriarch of the company enlists the help of his wife's daughter, who is a lawyer, to try and protect the company. The raider is enamoured of her, and enjoys the thrust and parry of legal manoeuvring as he tries to win her heart.
Taxi
[1978]
 
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TV Series | Comedy | 30min
The staff of a New York City taxicab company go about their job while they dream of greater things.
Tin Men
[1987]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 52min
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A minor car accident drives two rival aluminum-siding salesmen to the ridiculous extremes of man versus man in 1963 Baltimore.
Living Out Loud
[1998]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 1h 40min
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Judith Nelson quit her medical studies to marry. Years later, her husband, a physician, divorces her to be with another doctor. Deeply frustrated, she now lives alone in her luxury apartment in New York, looking for a new meaning for her life. Pat Francato, the janitor and lift-boy, has a troubled life himself: Gambling debts and the tragic death of his daughter took away all his spirit. One day, he... see more
All the Wilderness
[2014]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 25min
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A restless teenager explores the wilderness of his city while struggling with the absence of his father.
Revenge of the Electric Car
[2011]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 1h 30min
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Director Chris Paine takes his film crew behind the closed doors of Nissan, GM, and the Silicon Valley start-up Tesla Motors to chronicle the story of the global resurgence of electric cars.
House Broken
[2009]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 24min
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In order to enjoy his retirement, a father takes drastic measures to get his twentysomething, slacker sons to move out and fend for themselves.
Wise Guys
[1986]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime | 1h 40min
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Harry Valentini and Moe Dickstein are both errand boys for the Mob. When they lose $250,000, they are set up to kill each other. But they run off to Atlantic City and comedy follows.
Jack the Bear
[1993]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 39min
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Danny DeVito is John Leary, a professional clown, whose wife's death in a car accident has left him to care for his two young boys. Loving, but useless at the daily job of fathering, the onus falls on plucky Jack the Bear (Robert J. Steinmiller Jr.) Leary's conscience, and a quantity of alcohol, leads him to denounce a neo-fascist candidate on his children's TV program, and also to the kidnapping of... see more
Curmudgeons
[2016]
 
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Short Movie | Comedy, Short | 16min
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Ralph is visited in his care home by his granddaughter and an unexpected guest.
Animal Crackers
[2017]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy | 1h 34min
A family must use a magical box of Animal Crackers to save a run-down circus from being taken over by their evil uncle Horatio P. Huntington.
My Little Pony: The Movie
[1986]
 
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Movie | Animation, Family, Fantasy | 1h 26min
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Ponyland comes under attack from a talking blob of purple gunk.
Documentary | Biography, Documentary | 1h 34min
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Harold and Lillian eloped to Hollywood in 1947, where they became the film industry's secret weapons. Nobody talked about them, but everybody wanted them. Theirs is the greatest story never told-until now.
Christmas in Love
[2004]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Romance | 1h 58min
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A middle-aged man's relationship with a young model is questioned by his daughter, who's dating an older man herself.
The Van
[1977]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 32min
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Bobby blows all his college savings on a van and tries to get the girl of his dreams. It's a wild time with Bobby and his friends.
The Ratings Game
[1984]
 
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TV Movie | Comedy, Romance | 1h 42min
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A New Jersey trucker creates a hit TV show with help from his girlfriend in the ratings business.
Forces of Nature
[2012]
 
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Video | Animation, Comedy, Short | 2min
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The Lorax and Pipsqueak do their best to frighten and scare Once-ler to no avail. Pipsqueak's honorary Lorax status may be denied him.
Documentary | Documentary, Short | 21min
The cast and crew of 1996's 'Matilda' have a tea party reunion as they look back at their experiences of making the movie.
Hot Dogs for Gauguin
[1972]
 
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Short Movie | Short | 22min
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A photographer plans to blow up the Statue of Liberty in order to take a picture and thus get famous.
Valentine
[1979]
 
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TV Movie | Comedy, Romance | 1h 40min
Directed by:
Danny DeVito & the Contract
[2007]
 
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Short Movie | Comedy, Short | 3min
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Charlie Day forgets to read his contract for the shooting of Season 3 of It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005). Said contract claims that he has to preform oral sex on Danny DeVito, so he tries to talk DeVito out of it.
Welcome to Gattaca
[2008]
 
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Documentary | Documentary, Short | 22min
Documentary | Documentary, Short
Get to know the characters Liam and Ryan McPoyles
Catching Kringle
[2004]
 
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Short Movie | Animation, Comedy, Short | 15min
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In the not-so-distant future of Christmas, Santa Claus is declared a national security threat by an evil general with a 50-year old grudge.
Inside the Actor's Workshop
[2010]
 
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Video | Comedy, Short
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Documentary | Documentary, Short | 8min
A look at the makeup design for the film Batman Returns (1992).
Documentary | Comedy, Documentary, Short | 20min
Interviews with the cast from the film Man on the Moon (1999) educate us a bit on the making of the film and also information about Andy Kaufman is mentionned. Though this is yet another Universal promotion, it is still enjoyable to watch.
Queen B
[2005]
 
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TV Movie | Comedy
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Happily Ever After
[1985]
 
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TV Movie | Animation, Drama, Family | 1h
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Short Movie | Short | 14min
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'I used to make long speeches to you after you left.' - Jane Henderson, 'Paris, Texas'
TV Series | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show | 1h
Jimmy Fallon hosts the Tonight Show and interviews celebrities, plays games with them and has a musical or comedic guest perform.
Friends
[1994]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Romance | 22min
Follows the personal and professional lives of six twenty to thirty-something-year-old friends living in Manhattan.
Big Fish
[2003]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy | 2h 5min
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A frustrated son tries to determine the fact from fiction in his dying father's life.
L.A. Confidential
[1997]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, Mystery | 2h 18min
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As corruption grows in 1950s LA, three policemen - one strait-laced, one brutal, and one sleazy - investigate a series of murders with their own brand of justice.
Men in Black
[1997]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Comedy, Family | 1h 38min
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A police officer joins a secret organization that polices and monitors extraterrestrial interactions on Earth.
Movie | Drama | 2h 13min
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A criminal pleads insanity after getting into trouble again and once in the mental institution rebels against the oppressive nurse and rallies up the scared patients.
TV Series | Comedy | 22min
Five friends with big egos and slightly arrogant attitudes are the proprietors of an Irish bar in Philadelphia.
The Simpsons
[1989]
 
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TV Series | Animation, Comedy | 22min
The satiric adventures of a working-class family in the misfit city of Springfield.
Austin Powers in Goldmember
[2002]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime | 1h 34min
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Upon learning that his father has been kidnapped, Austin Powers must travel to 1975 and defeat the aptly named villain Goldmember - who is working with Dr. Evil.
Mars Attacks!
[1996]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Sci-Fi | 1h 46min
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Earth is invaded by Martians with unbeatable weapons and a cruel sense of humor.
Smallfoot
[2018]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical | 1h 36min
A Yeti is convinced that the elusive creatures known as "humans" really do exist.
Hercules
[1997]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Animation, Comedy | 1h 33min
The son of the Greek Gods Zeus and Hera is stripped of his immortality as an infant and must become a true hero in order to reclaim it.
The Virgin Suicides
[1999]
 
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Movie | Drama, Romance | 1h 37min
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A group of male friends become obsessed with five mysterious sisters who are sheltered by their strict, religious parents in suburban Detroit in the mid-1970s.
When in Rome
[2010]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Romance | 1h 31min
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Beth is a young, ambitious New Yorker who is completely unlucky in love. However, on a whirlwind trip to Rome, she impulsively steals some coins from a reputed fountain of love, and is then aggressively pursued by a band of suitors.
Space Jam
[1996]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Animation, Comedy | 1h 28min
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In a desperate attempt to win a basketball match and earn their freedom, the Looney Tunes seek the aid of retired basketball champion, Michael Jordan.
Last Action Hero
[1993]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Comedy | 2h 10min
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With the help of a magic ticket, a young film fan is transported into the fictional world of his favorite action film character.
Be Cool
[2005]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Music | 1h 58min
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Disenchanted with the movie industry, Chili Palmer tries the music industry, meeting and romancing a widow of a music executive on the way.
Duplex
[2003]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 29min
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A young couple has a chance to move into a gorgeous duplex in the perfect New York neighborhood. All they have to do is bump off the current tenant, a cute little old lady.
Death to Smoochy
[2002]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 1h 49min
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A kids show host, Rainbow Randolph, is fired in disgrace while his replacement, Sheldon Mopes, aka Smoochy the Rhino, finds himself a rising star. Unfortunately for Sheldon, the business of kids television isn't all child's play.
Reno 911!: Miami
[2007]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime | 1h 24min
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A rag-tag team of Reno cops are called in to save the day after a terrorist attack disrupts a national police convention in Miami Beach during spring break. Based on the Comedy Central series.
I'm Still Here
[2010]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Music | 1h 48min
Directed by:
Documenting Joaquin Phoenix's transition from the acting world to a career as an aspiring rapper.
Wiener-Dog
[2016]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 28min
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A dachshund passes from oddball owner to oddball owner, whose radically dysfunctional lives are all impacted by the pooch.
Anything Else
[2003]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Romance | 1h 48min
Directed by:
Jerry Falk learns a lesson the hard way when he falls head over heels in love with a beautiful but flighty girl, Amanda.
Solitary Man
[2009]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 1h 30min
A car magnate watches his personal and professional life hit the skids because of his business and romantic indiscretions.
Terms of Endearment
[1983]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 2h 12min
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Follows hard-to-please Aurora looking for love, and her daughter's family problems.
10 Items or Less
[2006]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 22min
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An actor (Freeman) prepping for an upcoming role meets a quirky grocery clerk (Vega), and the pair hit the road to show one another their respective worlds.
Reno 911!
[2003]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Crime | 22min
An irreverent look at what goes on behind-the-scenes in Reno, Nevada's Police Department.
Look Who's Talking Now
[1993]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Family, Romance | 1h 36min
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In this, the third film, it's the pets who do the talking. The Ubriacco's find themselves the owners of two dogs, Rocks, a street wise cross breed, and Daphne, a spoiled pedigree poodle. James has a new job, pilot to the sexy and lonely Samantha. Mollie's just lost hers and is stuck at home.
Saturday Night Live
[1975]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Music | 1h 30min
Created by:
A famous guest host stars in parodies and sketches created by the cast of this witty show.
Back in Time
[2015]
 
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Documentary | Documentary, Family, History | 1h 35min
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An amazing look at the immense cultural impact of the Back to the Future trilogy 30 years after McFly and Brown went on an epic adventure.
Deadbeat
[2014]
 
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TV Series | Comedy | 22min
The series follows Kevin Pacalioglu, a medium for hire, who attempts to solve various ghosts' unresolved problems, so that they can move on to a final resting place, occasionally with the help of his best friend and drug dealer, Roofie.
The Graham Norton Show
[2007]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show | 1h
Irish comedian Graham Norton hosts his very own chat show, which includes chatting to A-list celebrities, the very famous Red Chair game, live music, lots of jokes and fun from Graham and the celebrities themselves.
The Good Night
[2007]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy | 1h 33min
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A former pop star who now writes commercial jingles for a living experiences a mid-life crisis.
Girl Walks Into a Bar
[2011]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 1h 20min
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A sharp-witted comedy that follows a group of apparent strangers in interlocking stories taking place in ten different bars during the course of one evening throughout Los Angeles.
Late Show with David Letterman
[1993]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show | 1h
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The Late Show with David Letterman is an hour-long weeknight comedy and talk-show broadcast by CBS from the Ed Sullivan Theater on Broadway in New York City.
Nobel Son
[2007]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 1h 50min
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Barkley Michaelson is in a deep life rut. He's struggling to finish his PhD thesis when his father, the learned Eli Michaelson, wins the Nobel Prize for Chemistry. Barkley and his mother, Sarah, a renowned forensic psychiatrist, now have the ill-fortune of living with a man-eating monster whose philandering ways have gotten less and less discrete. As if Barkley's world is not bad enough, on the eve... see more
Screwed
[2000]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime | 1h 21min
A chauffeur kidnaps his rich boss's dog to hold it for ransom, but when she accidentally gets the dog back, she thinks that it's the chauffeur who's been kidnapped.
I Am
[2010]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 1h 18min
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Director Tom Shadyac speaks with intellectual and spiritual leaders about what's wrong with our world and how we can improve both it and the way we live in it.
Johnny Dangerously
[1984]
 
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Movie | Action, Comedy, Crime | 1h 30min
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Set in the 1930's, an honest, goodhearted man is forced to turn to a life of crime to finance his neurotic mother's skyrocketing medical bills.
Salinger
[2013]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 2h
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An unprecedented look inside the private world of J.D. Salinger, the reclusive author of The Catcher in the Rye.
Even Money
[2006]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama | 1h 53min
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Gambling addiction bring the stories of three otherwise unconnected people together as it destroys each of their lives.
The Larry Sanders Show
[1992]
 
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TV Series | Comedy | 30min
A comedic behind the scenes look at a late night talk show.
Just Add Water
[2008]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Romance | 1h 35min
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An offbeat romantic comedy about a decent guy, Ray Tuckby, with a dead-end life in the dead-end town of Trona, CA. After encouragement from a stranger whom he happens upon, Ray begins to dream again. He sheds the parasites in his life, musters the nerve to pursue his childhood love, and finally takes back his community by toppling the local teenage Meth-baron.
Inside the Actors Studio
[1994]
 
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TV Series | Talk-Show | 1h 5min
Famous actors, directors and writers reminisce about their careers and the philosophy behind their careers.
Movie | Comedy, Drama, Musical | 1h 43min
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A widowed man's life turns upside down when he embarks on a journey to find a dying man's long lost love.
Hotel Noir
[2012]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, Romance | 1h 37min
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Los Angeles, 1958: a detective holes up in a downtown hotel awaiting killers to come get him. During the course of one night he will meet various occupants of the hotel and the truth of how he came to be in his present situation will be revealed.
Goin' South
[1978]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Romance | 1h 45min
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Due to the lack of men after the Civil War, a small western town allows a bachelorette with ulterior motives to save a horse-thief from the gallows by marrying him. They must deal with his old gang, the sheriff, the bank - and each other.
Car Wash
[1976]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 1h 37min
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Car Wash is about a close-knit group of employees who one day have all manner of strange visitors coming onto their forecourt, including Richard Pryor as a preaching 'wonder-man' who is loved by most but loathed by one, and a man who looks like a thief by the way he is holding his bottle, but it is really his urine sample as he is off to the hospital. T.C's love life takes a turn for the better and... see more
Amazing Stories
[1985]
 
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TV Series | Adventure, Animation, Comedy | 30min
Truly amazing, fantastical, funny, and odd, and sometimes scary, sad, and endearing stories are portrayed. Many famous actors, actresses, and directors make guest appearances.
Lopez Tonight
[2009]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Talk-Show | 1h
What is this about? No one knows.
The Jonathan Ross Show
[2011]
 
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TV Series | Talk-Show
British talk show host Jonathon Ross talks with guests from around the globe.
Father of the Pride
[2004]
 
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TV Series | Animation, Comedy | 26min
Directed by:
The misadventures of a family of White Lions who perform with Siegfried and Roy in Las Vegas.
Saturday Night Live 25
[1999]
 
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Documentary | Comedy, Documentary, Music | 2h 41min
A TV special celebrating the 25th anniversary of Saturday Night Live. Before a celebrity audience, many of the former cast members and guest hosts return to perform their signature monologues and present a look back at some of the best comedy skits and musical numbers of the past two and a half decades.
Maury
[1991]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Drama, Talk-Show | 1h
Directed by:
Day by day, Maury and his producers invite guests to the show. The audience participates and put questions to the guests. This talk-show is different from many of its peers by handling topics that are more sensitive and "private."
Documentary | Comedy, Documentary | 1h 24min
Mike Myers Is a genius at creating original comic characters, and it all started at Saturday Night Live. Party on with Wayne Campbell on Wayne's World, Dieter on Sprockets, Linda Richman on Coffee Talk, and the best of all the others. Plus there's extra material, including scenes that were cut after Dress Rehearsal and never seen before now.
The Rosie O'Donnell Show
[1996]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Talk-Show | 1h
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Comedian Rosie O'Donnell produces and hosts her first daytime talk show that focuses on interviews with celebrities about acting, writing, charity work and family life.
America: A Tribute to Heroes
[2001]
 
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Documentary | Documentary, Music | 2h
Directed by:
Actors and musicians honor those fallen in the September 11 disasters.
Siskel & Ebert
[1986]
 
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TV Series | Talk-Show | 30min
Chicago critics Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert rate new movies with a thumbs up, or a thumbs down.
The 73rd Annual Academy Awards
[2001]
 
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TV Special | Family
Directed by:
The True Story of WrestleMania
[2011]
 
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Video | Action, Sport | 2h 2min
Directed by:
It is the most anticipated yearly event in Sports Entertainment, an annual pop culture touch point. For more than 25 years, WrestleMania has hosted the biggest matches, the biggest stars, and the biggest celebrities. Now for the first time ever, the story of WrestleMania is told from its early beginnings through the week-long spectacular it has become, routinely drawing fans from all 50 states and... see more
Mini Series | Documentary | 6h
The '80s: The Decade That Made Us is the defining biography of a decade, as told through exclusive interviews with more than 40 icons, entertainers and innovators who shaped its identity.
Biography
[1987]
 
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TV Series | Biography, Documentary | 1h
Created by:
The life stories of various historical figures and celebrities are told.
Karen Sisco
[2003]
 
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TV Series | Crime, Drama | 1h
Created by:
Smart. Sexy. Tough. Karen Sisco is a United States marshal on Miami's Gold Coast. In pursuit of dangerous fugitives, Karen must pick her way through the dark underbelly of South Beach nightlife and the sunshine and glitz of Palm Beach highlife while she struggles to win the respect of her supervisor and fellow officers. Karen is a barely concealed weapon who can take down a suspect twice her size.... see more
Documentary | Documentary, History, Sport | 1h 28min
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Shows how the classic board game has become a worldwide cultural phenomenon, and follows the colorful players who come together to compete for the coveted title of Monopoly World Champion.
The World's Greatest Lover
[1977]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 29min
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A neurotic baker travels to Hollywood to attend a talent search for an actor to rival the great Valentino. Although not an actor, through blind luck he succeeds - to a certain degree!
Documentary | Comedy, Documentary
A Saturday Night Live DVD featuring the best of Phil Hartman.
America in Primetime
[2011]
 
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TV Series | Documentary
This documentary series looks at the evolution of specific character types appearing on American primetime episodic television from post WWII to the early twenty-first century. These characters were often a reflection of the times and often shaped by world events such as WWII, the Vietnam War and 9/11, but some also influenced behavior and attitudes, especially of such characterizations in future television... see more
The Bonnie Hunt Show
[2008]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Talk-Show
Actress and comedienne Bonnie Hunt sits down with a wide variety of guests in the daily syndicated talk show.
Head Office
[1985]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 30min
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Upon graduation from college with a business degree, John Issel is promptly hired by Helmes's company I.N.C. At INC, the one who gets ahead, does it by kissing ass, or over someone else's dead body. John keeps getting promotions, but cant figure out why. Actually management doesn't care about him, they hope that having hired him, his father, Senator Issel, will vote the way they like.
Video | Comedy, Music | 1h 30min
Directed by:
A new collection of Weird Al Yankovic's parody and original music videos, including "The Saga Begins" and "All About The Pentiums" from the "Running With Scissors" album and "Bob" from the "Poodle Hat" album.
Bette
[2000]
 
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TV Series | Comedy | 30min
Created by:
Bette is a wildly successful singer with numerous hits, adoring fans, and showbiz friends who often drop by. Keeping her grounded is her professor husband Roy, best friend Connie and her thirteen year old daughter Rose.
Documentary | Documentary | 1h 15min
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Hollywoods biggest talents explore what is the recipe for blockbuster, flops, and how absolute happenstance and controlled luck can make movie magic.
El hormiguero
[2006]
 
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TV Series | Comedy | 2h
El Hormiguero is a Spanish television program with a live audience. The talk show features comedy, science, and interviews with world celebrities. It has been running since September 2006, and is hosted and produced by Pablo Motos.
Video | Comedy, Music | 1h 15min
Directed by:
This is a collection of "Weird Al" Yankovic's music videos from 1983 to 1996. It also includes the title sequence he did for the movie "Spy Hard", without, for some odd legal reason, the actual titles.
Going Ape!
[1981]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Family | 1h 27min
When his father - who owned a circus - dies, Foster inherits 5 million dollars - and 3 orangutans. However there's a condition connected to the money: if he gives away the orangutans or just one gets sick or dies during the next 3 years, the zoological society will get all the money. So he not only has to deal with 3 apes and an annoyed girlfriend, but also with Laszlo, a kooky new roommate who came... see more
The 67th Annual Academy Awards
[1995]
 
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TV Special | Family | 3h 35min
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TV Special | 2h
Directed by:
The career of TV director James Burrows is celebrated by the stars of Friends (1994), Cheers (1982), Frasier (1993), Taxi (1978), Will & Grace (1998), The Big Bang Theory (2007), Mary Tyler Moore (1970), The Bob Newhart Show (1972) and other past and present comedies. Included: Bob Newhart appears in a pre-taped segment.
Guest of Cindy Sherman
[2008]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 1h 28min
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A documentary on art-scene commentator Paul Hasegawa-Overacker's relationship with enigmatic photographer Cindy Sherman.
Saturday Night Live Christmas
[1999]
 
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Video | Comedy | 1h 5min
SNL compilation holiday collection of skits spanning the years from the original cast of the mid seventies up to the nineties.
The 71st Annual Tony Awards
[2017]
 
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TV Movie | 3h
Directed by:
Kevin Spacey hosts the ceremony that honors the best of Broadway for the 2016-17 season.
Video | Action | 2h 50min
Directed by:
WWE Superstars clash year-round with championships, glory, and personal pride on the line. But only 25 rivalries can be considered the greatest in sports entertainment history. Now for the first time ever, WWE counts down the most intense rivalries of all time. With each segment narrated by a different WWE or mainstream personality, each rivalry takes on a life of its own as WWE fans get an inside... see more
Felony
[1994]
 
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Movie | Action, Drama, Thriller | 1h 33min
Directed by:
A reality cop show films a police raid on a drug ring that goes awry and results in the massacre of 11 policemen. All of this gets taped by the cameraman who tries to sell the tape to the gangsters and gets killed for his efforts. Meanwhile the film commentator gets pursued by the cops, the gangsters, and some crooked FBI agents. All are after the film which he doesn't have.
Documentary | Documentary | 1h 40min
Directed by:
Documentary about the history of Marvel comics.
CBS News Sunday Morning
[1979]
 
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TV Series | News | 1h 30min
The news show that does personal interest pieces, and has done since 1979. Anything from interviews with actors, political figures, athletes, musicians, costume designers, fashion designers, restaurant owners, charity heads, kids with special talents, everything you can think of. It is going on since Charles Karault started in the early years, and Charles Osgood picked up where he left off to reti... see more
Inside Edition
[1988]
 
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TV Series | Documentary, News | 30min
Directed by:
Along with Hard Copy (1989) and A Current Affair (1986), this show was one of the early alternative news shows to be carried nationwide in the US. Primary stories usually focused on sex scandals, sensational crimes and emerging religious cults, but secondary stories often carried such information as consumer safety tips, health and fitness recommendations, and various "human interest" stories.
TV Movie | Animation, Family, Fantasy | 1h
Directed by:
When a friendly cabbie tells two young sisters the story of a boy named Leo, a magical adventure begins.
Shootout
[2003]
 
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TV Series | Talk-Show | 30min
Big time producer Peter Guber and Variety's Peter Bart sit down with the biggest names in the business.
Video | Comedy, Short | 1h 28min
Shannon's unmistakable comedy antics are in full effect in this collection of sketches from SNL's wild alumna. Laugh along with her fearlessly funny characters like brazen schoolgirl Mary Katherine Gallagher and Joyologist Helen Madden. Plus, see sketches that were cut after dress rehearsal.
Documentary | Documentary
Directed by:
The aftermath of Lorne Michaels leaving to the sucess of Saturday Night Live in the 80's.
Caiga quien caiga
[1996]
 
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TV Series
Reality changes depending on how you see it. CQC has its own way of seeing things. "Caiga Quien Caiga" is a weekly news roundup that takes a humorous and ironic approach to reporting current affairs, show business and sports. A program that laughs at reality and takes information to limits beyond what is expected. Each week, direct and live from the studio, a trio of hosts presents the most original... see more
Lady Liberty
[1971]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 35min
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Maddalena and Michele fall in love in Italy in the 1960s, while working at a meat factory in Emilia stormed by the workers' protest, but their love can't be, because he is married and Italy has no divorce. So she persuades him to move to the U.S., and joins him four years later, bringing a Mortadella (sort of salami, processed pork anyway) as a present. But Customs do not allow processed meat to enter... see more
Night of 100 Stars
[1982]
 
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TV Special | Comedy, Family, Music | 3h
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All-star variety special celebrating the centennial of the Actors' Fund of America.
Angie
[1979]
 
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TV Series | Comedy | 30min
Angie Falco is a middle class Italian-American who marries the wealthy Brad Benson, and she soon learns how to adjust to her new lifestyle the hard way!
The Earth Day Special
[1990]
 
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TV Special | Comedy, Drama, Family
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An Earth Day special about pollution's effects on Mother Earth. Numerous celebrities have guest appearances whether as themselves or as characters they're best known for.
Money
[1991]
 
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Movie | Drama, Thriller | 1h 45min
A young man whose father's fortune was stolen by his closest friends sets out to get revenge in this odyssey through the world's major financial centers.
Documentary | Documentary, Short | 30min
An overview of the making of Batman Returns (1992).
Scalawag
[1973]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Western | 1h 32min
Directed by:
A peg legged pirate is searching for treasure with the help of a young boy, teen girl and a parrot. They'll have to fight Natives and his former crew on the way.
TV Special
Directed by:
The American Film Institute fetes curmudgeonly actor and sometimes director Nicholson and screens clips of his best-known, best-loved works.
Documentary | Documentary
Directed by:
An amazing insider's look at nearly four decades of movie making including screen tests, behind-the-scenes footage and interviews with Tom Hanks, Raquel Welch, George Lucas, Oliver Stone, Robert Altman and much more.
Dennis Pennis R.I.P.
[1997]
 
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Video | Comedy | 57min
Pennis lives, in Cannes, New York and London, or does he? Because someone wants to take him down...
The Big Picture
[2011]
 
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TV Series | Family | 10min
The Big Picture promotes all the latest movies hitting the cinemas over the coming month, plus individual Specials looking at Red Carpet Premieres, Press Conferences or Junkets.
The Misbehavers
[2004]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 2h
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The Misbehavers documents a small army of guerrilla filmmakers as they converge at the 2004 Sundance Film Festival for a mission dubbed Operation: Altitude. The objective: book a venue, market a film, attract acquisitions representatives and pack the screenings beyond capacity. Essentially, they set out to create their own film festival from the ground up in less than two weeks and all no financial... see more
Sesame Street, Special
[1988]
 
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TV Movie | Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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There's a special going on at Sesame Street. First, Gladys Knight and the Pips sing the theme song, then Phil Donahue interviews the residents; Alastaire Cookie tells us the tale of "The 39 Stairs" with Grover. Bob sings the "Who Are the People in Your Neighborhood" song with Ralph Nader, Barbara Walters and Martina Navratilova; Hoots teaches Ernie about how if he wants to play a saxophone, he must... see more
Piper's QUICK Picks
[2010]
 
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TV Series | Talk-Show
Wogan
[1982]
 
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TV Series | Talk-Show | 35min
Long-running talk show featuring relaxed and informal chat with celebrity guests.
The 2nd Annual TV Land Awards
[2004]
 
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TV Special | 2h
Directed by:
Deadly Hero
[1975]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 1h 42min
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When disturbed New York City (NYPD) cop Lacy rescues Sally, a beautiful cellist, from deranged crook Rabbit by shooting Rabbit in cold blood, he sets off a spark of publicity that brands him the city's hero.
Documentary | Documentary | 22min
Directed by:
An overview of the making of Batman Returns (1992).
TV Special | Comedy, Family, Music
Directed by:
Delvecchio
[1976]
 
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TV Series | Crime, Drama | 1h
The investigations of LAPD detective Dominick Delvecchio, who is also studying to become a lawyer.
TV Special | 1h
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Hollywood stars gather to honor the film career of Arnold Schwarzenegger with movie clips and humorous stories about the famous actor.
Weekend Sunrise
[2005]
 
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TV Series | News, Talk-Show
Weekend Sunrise provides a mix of news, current affairs and entertainment for a Sunday morning audience, capitalising on the successful weekday Sunrise format.
Lorraine
[2001]
 
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TV Series | Talk-Show | 56min
Early morning chat show presented by Lorraine Kelly, with celebrity interviews, cooking tips, fashion features and musical guests.
Na plovárne
[1999]
 
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TV Series | Talk-Show | 23min
Documentary | Biography, Documentary, Music | 1h 27min
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Tributes to Frank Sinatra on his 75th birthday, featuring guest performers and Sinatra on stage in New Jersey and Beverly Hills. And an interview with Frank in his home.
The 40th Annual Grammy Awards
[1998]
 
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TV Special | Music
Directed by:
Video | Music | 51min
Directed by:
Anniversary of the 'Bad Boy's'
The Associates
[1979]
 
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TV Series | Comedy | 30min
The working lives of three neophyte lawyers.
Swap Meet
[1979]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 25min
Directed by:
A brainless teen comedy, pepped up with a few moderate erotic scenes. The plot: Roy is jealous of Sigi, who attracts Nancy's attention, and has two clumsy guys demolish Sigi's father's T-Burn classic. For the repair of the car, Sigi desperately needs $250 until his father returns next weekend. He and his friends try to earn it on the swap meet.
CBS This Morning
[1987]
 
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TV Series | News, Talk-Show | 2h
Directed by:
CBS's morning news and talk show.
Documentary | Documentary, Short | 13min
A look at the costume design for the film Batman Returns (1992).
TV Special | Music
Directed by:
André the Giant
[1985]
 
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Documentary | Action, Documentary, Sport | 1h 30min
Directed by:
This video contains full footage of some of Andre The Giant's matches from the 70's and early 80's, mixed with an appearance of his on the WWF show Tuesday Night Titans. The video is narrated by Lord Alfred Hayes. Matches Include: Andre vs Rex Moondog, 20 Man Battle Royale, Andre vs Black Gordman & The Great Goliath, Andre vs Gorilla Monsoon (boxing match), Andre & Jimmy 'Superfly' Snuka vs The Wild... see more
The Money
[1976]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 28min
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A prominent businessman's children become the target of a young, unemployed man, who sees them as his ticket to wealth.
Dreams of Glass
[1970]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 23min
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Ann is from a prominent Japanese-American family, owners of a famous nursery and greenhouse. Tom is from a blue-collar family of self-employed fishermen. Tom and Ann develop a playful, loving relationship, despite obstacles their families throw in their way.
Hurry Up, or I'll Be 30
[1973]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 28min
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"Hurry Up, Or I'll Be 30" is the critically-acclaimed film of one man's frustration with his boring life. This motion picture features Danny DeVito in one of his earliest screen roles. For Georgie (soon to be 30!) a new and exciting world lies just over the Brooklyn Bridge. Life at home with his parents is at its limits. There are new worlds to explore, and perhaps even romance. Only the Brave!
Super vacanze di Natale
[2017]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 1h 27min
Directed by:
Documentary | Documentary
Directed by:
A biography of producer/director Steven Spielberg, showing clips from many of his films and interviews with actors and crew members he has worked with.
Tsunami Aid: A Concert of Hope
[2005]
 
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TV Special | Music | 2h