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Frances McDormand
Born June 23, 1957 (age 62)
Frances Louise McDormand (born June 23, 1957) is an American actress. She is one of the few performers who have achieved the Triple Crown of Acting, with an Academy Award for Fargo (1996), a Tony Award for the Broadway play Good People (2011), and an Emmy Award for the HBO miniseries Olive Kitteridge (2014).
She has been married to filmmaker Joel Coen since 1984 and has starred in various films... full bio
Good Omens
[2019]
 
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Mini Series | Comedy, Fantasy | 1h
A tale of the bungling of Armageddon features an angel, a demon, an eleven-year-old Antichrist, and a doom-saying witch.
Movie | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 1h 55min
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A mother personally challenges the local authorities to solve her daughter's murder when they fail to catch the culprit.
Burn After Reading
[2008]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 1h 36min
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A disk containing mysterious information from a CIA agent ends up in the hands of two unscrupulous and daft gym employees who attempt to sell it.
Fargo
[1996]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 1h 38min
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Jerry Lundegaard's inept crime falls apart due to his and his henchmen's bungling and the persistent police work of the quite pregnant Marge Gunderson.
The Good Dinosaur
[2015]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Animation, Comedy | 1h 33min
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In a world where dinosaurs and humans live side-by-side, an Apatosaurus named Arlo makes an unlikely human friend.
Æon Flux
[2005]
 
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Movie | Action, Sci-Fi | 1h 33min
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Aeon Flux is a mysterious assassin working for the Monicans, a group of rebels trying to overthrow the government. When she is sent on a mission to kill the Chairman, a whole new mystery is found.
The Man Who Wasn't There
[2001]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama | 1h 56min
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A laconic, chain-smoking barber blackmails his wife's boss and lover for money to invest in dry cleaning, but his plan goes terribly wrong.
Promised Land
[2012]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 46min
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A salesman for a natural gas company experiences life-changing events after arriving in a small town, where his corporation wants to tap into the available resources.
This Must Be the Place
[2011]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 58min
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Cheyenne, a retired rock star living off his royalties in Dublin, returns to New York City to find the man responsible for a humiliation suffered by his recently deceased father during W.W.II.
Wonder Boys
[2000]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 47min
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An English Professor tries to deal with his wife leaving him, the arrival of his editor who has been waiting for his book for seven years, and the various problems that his friends and associates involve him in.
Olive Kitteridge
[2014]
 
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Mini Series | Drama | 3h 59min
Olive Kitteridge is a TV mini-series starring Frances McDormand, Richard Jenkins, and Ken Cheeseman. A middle-school math teacher Olive and her marriage with Henry which spans 25 years.
North Country
[2005]
 
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Movie | Drama | 2h 6min
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A fictionalized account of the first major successful sexual harassment case in the United States -- Jenson vs. Eveleth Mines, where a woman who endured a range of abuse while working as a miner filed and won the landmark 1984 lawsuit.
Mississippi Burning
[1988]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, History | 2h 8min
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Two F.B.I. Agents, with wildly different styles, arrive in Mississippi to investigate the disappearance of some civil rights activists.
Blood Simple.
[1984]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 1h 39min
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A rich but jealous man hires a private investigator to kill his cheating wife and her new man. But, when blood is involved, nothing is simple.
Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day
[2008]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Romance | 1h 32min
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Guinevere Pettigrew, a middle-aged London governess, finds herself unfairly dismissed from her job. An attempt to gain new employment catapults her into the glamorous world and dizzying social whirl of an American actress and singer, Delysia Lafosse.
Darkman
[1990]
 
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Movie | Action, Crime, Fantasy | 1h 36min
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A brilliant scientist left for dead returns to exact revenge on the people who burned him alive.
Friends with Money
[2006]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 1h 28min
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After she quits her lucrative job, Olivia finds herself unsure about her future and her relationships with her successful and wealthy friends.
City by the Sea
[2002]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, Mystery | 1h 48min
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Vincent Lamarca, whose father was executed for a 1950s kidnapping of a child, grew up to become a police officer, only to see his own son become a murderer.
Laurel Canyon
[2002]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 43min
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When an uptight young man and his fiancee move into his libertine mother's house, the resulting clash of life attitudes shakes everyone up.
Madeline
[1998]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Family | 1h 28min
The adventurous, young Madeline is very good at getting into trouble, but she's also fantastic in solving problems as well, and her school-mistress Miss Clavel is not too approving of her. The biggest problem comes up when Lord Covington decides to sell Madeline's school.
Paradise Road
[1997]
 
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Movie | Drama, History, War | 2h 2min
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Fact-based recounting of a group of women who are imprisoned on the island of Sumatra by the Japanese during World War II and used music as a relief to their misery.
Beyond Rangoon
[1995]
 
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Movie | Action, Drama | 1h 40min
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Laura is trying to pick up the pieces of her life after the murder of her husband and son, and goes on vacation with her sister to Burma. After losing her passport at a political rally, she is left on her own for a few days, during which time she falls in with students fighting for democracy. She and their leader, U Aung Ko, travel through Burma, whilst witnessing many bloody acts of repression by... see more
Hidden Agenda
[1990]
 
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Movie | Drama, Thriller | 1h 48min
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When an American human rights lawyer is assassinated in Belfast, it remains for the man's girlfriend, as well as a tough, no nonsense, police detective to find the truth... which they soon discover to be contained in an audio tape which the man had with him, exposing political manipulations at the highest levels of government. But such underlying agendas require careful considerations to avoid worse... see more
Chattahoochee
[1989]
 
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Movie | Biography, Drama | 1h 37min
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In 1955 Florida, a Korean vet has a breakdown and is incarcerated in a "maximum security" mental health prison, where patients are abused.
The Botany of Desire
[2009]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 2h
Michael Pollan, a professor of journalism and a student of food, presents the history of four plants, each of which found a way to make itself essential to humans, thus ensuring widespread propagation. Apples, for sweetness; tulips, for beauty; marijuana, for pleasure; and, potatoes, for sustenance. Each has a story of discovery and adaptation; each has a symbiotic relationship with human civilization... see more
Johnny Skidmarks
[1998]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, Mystery | 1h 36min
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Johnny Scardino is working for blackmailers, photographing wealthy guys in seedy motels. One such assignment turns the wrong way and blackmailers die one by one. Is Johnny the next on the list?
The Good Old Boys
[1995]
 
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TV Movie | Adventure, Western | 2h 10min
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An aging cowboy must choose between his desire to remain free and the responsibilities of maintaining a family.
Documentary | Documentary, History | 1h 24min
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The history of the "Scottsboro Boys," a group of African American men who were victims of a racist miscarriage of justice that became a national controversy.
Upheaval
[2001]
 
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Short Movie | Drama, Short | 15min
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A neurotic and overly-presumptuous mother accuses her family's au pair of stealing a cherished heirloom, much to the chagrin of her husband. Stars Frances McDormand ("Fargo", "Friends with Money", "Almost Famous").
Last Night
[2004]
 
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Short Movie | Drama, Short | 22min
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A woman dying of cancer decides that tonight her husband must end her suffering through euthanasia. They invite a young family friend along to bear witness and lend support through the night; but mercy doesn't come without complications.
Leg Work
[1987]
 
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TV Series | Drama | 1h
The life and cases of a female ex-prosecutor turned private detective.
Edwurd Fudwupper Fibbed Big
[2000]
 
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Short Movie | 7min
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Plain Pleasures
[1996]
 
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Short Movie | 30min
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Transformers: Dark of the Moon
[2011]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | 2h 34min
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The Autobots learn of a Cybertronian spacecraft hidden on the moon, and race against the Decepticons to reach it and to learn its secrets.
Isle of Dogs
[2018]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi | 1h 41min
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Set in Japan, Isle of Dogs follows a boy's odyssey in search of his lost dog.
Moonrise Kingdom
[2012]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Comedy, Drama | 1h 34min
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A pair of young lovers flee their New England town, which causes a local search party to fan out to find them.
Hail, Caesar!
[2016]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Mystery | 1h 46min
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A Hollywood fixer in the 1950s works to keep the studio's stars in line.
Movie | Adventure, Animation, Comedy | 1h 33min
Alex, Marty, Gloria and Melman are still fighting to get home to their beloved Big Apple. Their journey takes them through Europe where they find the perfect cover: a traveling circus, which they reinvent - Madagascar style.
Almost Famous
[2000]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Comedy, Drama | 2h 2min
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A high-school boy is given the chance to write a story for Rolling Stone Magazine about an up-and-coming rock band as he accompanies them on their concert tour.
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.
Primal Fear
[1996]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, Mystery | 2h 9min
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An altar boy is accused of murdering a priest, and the truth is buried several layers deep.
Something's Gotta Give
[2003]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 2h 8min
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A swinger on the cusp of being a senior citizen with a taste for young women falls in love with an accomplished woman closer to his age.
Miller's Crossing
[1990]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 1h 55min
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Tom Regan, an advisor to a Prohibition-era crime boss, tries to keep the peace between warring mobs but gets caught in divided loyalties.
Barton Fink
[1991]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Thriller | 1h 56min
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A renowned New York playwright is enticed to California to write for the movies and discovers the hellish truth of Hollywood.
Raising Arizona
[1987]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime | 1h 34min
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When a childless couple of an ex-con and an ex-cop decide to help themselves to one of another family's quintuplets, their lives become more complicated than they anticipated.
Short Cuts
[1993]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 3h 8min
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The day-to-day lives of a number of suburban Los Angeles residents.
Lone Star
[1996]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, Mystery | 2h 15min
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When the skeleton of his murdered predecessor is found, Sheriff Sam Deeds unearths many other long-buried secrets in his Texas border town.
The Oscars
[2018]
 
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TV Special | Comedy, Music, News | 3h 7min
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The 90th Annual Academy Awards ceremony, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, celebrates the film industry's biggest achievements for the year 2017.
75th Golden Globe Awards
[2018]
 
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TV Special | Comedy, News, Reality-TV
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The Hollywood Foreign Press Association acknowledges the best in movies and TV for the year 2017.
The Twilight Zone
[1985]
 
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TV Series | Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi | 45min
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A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but often have a wicked sense of humor and an unexpected twist.
The Butcher's Wife
[1991]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Fantasy | 1h 47min
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A clairvoyant thinks she's met her husband to be because she's seen him in her dreams. They marry quickly, and return to the husband's ("the butcher"), home in the city. She has a big impact on everyone she meets by anticipating their questions and actions and advising them on their love life. Her interference then brings her into contact with the real man of her dreams.
Hill Street Blues
[1981]
 
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TV Series | Drama | 1h
The lives and work of the staff of an inner city police precinct.
72nd Golden Globe Awards
[2015]
 
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TV Special | 2h 8min
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The annual Golden Globes hosted by Tina Fey and Amy Poheler.
Crimewave
[1985]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Horror | 1h 23min
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A pair of whacked-out cartoon-like exterminator/hitmen kill the owner of a burglar-alarm company, and stalk the partner who hired them, his wife, and a nerd framed for the murder, who tells the story in flashback from the electric chair.
The 80th Annual Academy Awards
[2008]
 
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TV Special | 3h 17min
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In the annual awards presentation, the nominated films include Atonement (2007), Juno (2007), Michael Clayton (2007), No Country for Old Men (2007), and There Will Be Blood (2007).
Palookaville
[1995]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime | 1h 32min
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Jerry and his two pals, Russ and Syd, are just looking for some easy money to help them break out of their nowhere lives in their nowhere town. Despite a bungled jewelry store heist which exposes their incompetance as criminals, a fateful event (and an old black-and-white film) convinces them that they can pull off an armored-truck robbery. While they are busy plotting their caper, their dysfunctional... see more
The 78th Annual Academy Awards
[2006]
 
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TV Special | Music | 3h 34min
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Films contending for the annual awards include Brokeback Mountain (2005), Capote (2005), Crash (2004), Good Night, and Good Luck. (2005) and Munich (2005).
The 67th Primetime Emmy Awards
[2015]
 
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TV Special | 2h 6min
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The 67th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards honors the best in U.S. prime time television programming from June 1, 2014 until May 31, 2015, as chosen by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
Searching for Debra Winger
[2002]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 1h 40min
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Rosanna Arquette talks to various actresses about the pressures they face as women working in the entertainment industry.
Spenser: For Hire
[1985]
 
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TV Series | Crime, Drama | 1h
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Mystery/suspense series based on Robert Parker's "Spenser" novels. Spenser, a private investigator living in Boston, gets involved in a new murder mystery each episode.
The 73rd Annual Academy Awards
[2001]
 
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TV Special | Family
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Passed Away
[1992]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 36min
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A bunch of eccentric relatives gather for their patriarch's funeral.
Talk of Angels
[1998]
 
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Movie | Drama, Romance, War | 1h 36min
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This is the story of a young Irish woman who comes to Spain to escape from the pressures she feels about her impending marriage to a political activist in Ireland. But in Spain in the 1930's, taking a job of governess in a wealthy family, she finds the same kinds of political unrest. In fact, it isn't long before she finds herself attracted to a married man who is similarly involved in the struggle... see more
The 70th Annual Academy Awards
[1998]
 
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TV Special
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An award show that honors excellence in filmmaking in each of its separate categories. People are awarded Oscars in a humorous manner that provides an entertaining show.
State of Grace
[2001]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Drama | 30min
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Set in 1965 this comedy/drama follows the adventures of a 12 year old Jewish girl named Hannah who is best friends with Grace, a 12 year old Catholic girl. They both attend the local Catholic school. This show follows their adventures of growing up in the 1960's.
Hidden in America
[1996]
 
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TV Movie | Drama | 1h 33min
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Story of a man Bill Januson whose pride in being the head of his family won't let him accept help from his sick daughters doctor. He has to prove to his kids that even with the death of his wife and the loss of his job that they can and will survive. After hitting brick wall after brick wall comes a glimmer of hope.
Crazy in Love
[1992]
 
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TV Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 1h 40min
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Based on 1988 book by Luanne Rice.
Minnesota Nice
[2003]
 
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Documentary | Documentary, Short | 28min
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A special behind the scenes documentary about one of the greatest films of all time, with actors and the directors revealing stories and curiosities about the film and also about the location's hospitality. And there's also the truth behind the "real story" that inspired the Coen brothers in creating Fargo.
Documentary | Documentary | 1h 30min
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A detailed look into the process of filming of Robert Altman's masterpiece "Short Cuts". The great ensemble cast composed of 22 actors, Raymond Carver's widow, few members of the crew and Altman himself share the glorious experience of working in this dream epic project, revealing positive insights about Altman and his work and also on the Carver's writings that inspired the film. A lot more than just... see more
Documentary | Documentary | 1h 35min
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She's The Best Thing In It
[2015]
 
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Documentary | Biography, Documentary | 1h 14min
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Mary Louise Wilson, Tony Award winner (Grey Gardens), travels to her hometown of New Orleans to teach acting to skeptical members of the You Tube generation. An examination of the actor's craft and a brave woman who has devoted her life to it.
Scandal Sheet
[1985]
 
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TV Movie | Drama | 1h 41min
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The publisher of a celebrity gossip tabloid sets out to destroy an aging actor, whose career is foundering and who is also facing a battle with alcoholism.
TV Movie | Drama | 1h 30min
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TV Special | Reality-TV
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Bleeding Hearts
[1994]
 
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Movie | Drama, Romance | 1h 32min
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Sôsei kishi Gaiâsu
[1992]
 
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Video | Adventure, Animation, Fantasy | 50min
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In a post-apocalyptic, dystopian future, Ital Del Labard sets out to avenge the death of Randis R. Khiezard, a war-roid whom raised Ital, that was killed by the beastmaster.
Wa(h)re Liebe
[1993]
 
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TV Series | Talk-Show | 45min
Documentary | Documentary, Family
The 65th Annual Tony Awards
[2011]
 
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TV Special | Music | 3h 5min
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Documentary | Documentary | 26min
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Documentary | Documentary, Short | 13min
The 42nd Annual Tony Awards
[1988]
 
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TV Special | Family
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