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James Coburn
August 31, 1928 - November 18, 2002 (age 74)
James Harrison Coburn III (August 31, 1928 – November 18, 2002) was an American actor. He featured in more than 70 films, largely action roles, and made 100 television appearances during a 45-year career, ultimately winning an Academy Award in 1998 for his supporting role as Glen Whitehouse in Affliction.
A capable, rough-hewn leading man, his toothy grin and lanky physique made him a perfect... full bio
The Nutty Professor
[1996]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi | 1h 35min
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Grossly overweight yet good-hearted professor Sherman Klump takes a special chemical that turns him into the slim but obnoxious Buddy Love.
Snow Dogs
[2002]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Comedy, Family | 1h 39min
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When a Miami dentist inherits a team of sled dogs, he's got to learn the trade or lose his pack to a crusty mountain man.
Affliction
[1997]
 
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Movie | Drama, Mystery, Thriller | 1h 54min
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A deeply troubled small town cop investigates a suspicious hunting death while events occur that cause him to mentally disintergrate.
Cross of Iron
[1977]
 
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Movie | Drama, War | 1h 59min
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A German commander places a squad in extreme danger after its Sergeant refuses to lie for him.
Duck, You Sucker
[1971]
 
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Movie | War, Western | 2h 18min
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An I.R.A. explosives expert on the run in Mexico meets an amoral Mexican bandit; together they are drawn into the Mexican revolution.
Midway
[1976]
 
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Movie | Action, Drama, History | 2h 12min
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A dramatization of the battle that was widely heralded as a turning point of the Pacific Theatre of World War II.
Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid
[1973]
 
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Movie | Biography, Drama, Western | 2h 2min
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An aging Pat Garrett is hired as a lawman on behalf of a group of wealthy New Mexico cattle barons--his sole purpose being to bring down his old friend Billy the Kid.
Hard Times
[1975]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, Sport | 1h 33min
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The adventures of a drifter turned illegal prize-fighter during the Depression Era in New Orleans.
Looker
[1981]
 
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Movie | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller | 1h 33min
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Plastic surgeon Larry Roberts performs a series of minor alterations on a group of models who are seeking perfection. The operations are a resounding success. But when someone starts killing his beautiful patients, Dr. Roberts becomes suspicious and starts investigating. What he uncovers are the mysterious - and perhaps murderous - activities of a high-tech computer company called Digital Matrix.
Our Man Flint
[1966]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Comedy | 1h 48min
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When scientists use eco-terrorism to impose their will on the world by affecting extremes in the weather, Intelligence Chief Cramden calls in top agent Derek Flint.
Bite the Bullet
[1975]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Western | 2h 12min
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A group of ex-rough riders, an ex-prostitute and a gunfighter enter a horse race in the desert.
The Last of Sheila
[1973]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, Mystery | 2h
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A year after Sheila is killed in a hit-and-run, her multi-millionaire husband invites a group of friends to spend a week on his yacht playing a scavenger hunt-style mystery game. The game turns out to be all too real and all too deadly.
In Like Flint
[1967]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Comedy | 1h 54min
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Super-spy Flint takes on a cabal of women plotting to rule the world.
American Gun
[2002]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 29min
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When his daughter is shot just before Christmas, Martin Tillman journeys across the U.S. using the gun's serial number to track down the truth behind Penny's killing.
The President's Analyst
[1967]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller | 1h 43min
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When the overworked and stressed-out White House presidential shrink runs away, the CEA and the FBR scramble to retrieve him before he could be abducted by various competing foreign intelligence services.
The Cherokee Kid
[1996]
 
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TV Movie | Comedy, Western | 1h 31min
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A child's parents are killed by a vicious land-grabber but years later the child grows into a man ready for revenge.
Marilyn Monroe: The Final Days
[2001]
 
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Documentary | Biography, Documentary | 1h 30min
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Documentary about the moviestar's last months including her tumultuous love affairs, drug and alcohol dependency, depression and eventual firing from her final film, 20th Century Fox's "Something's Got To Give". Features several first time interviews with the people surrounding Monroe at the end of her life, behind the scenes footage and stills, and the assembled footage from her final film, co-starring... see more
The Last Hard Men
[1976]
 
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Movie | Western | 1h 38min
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In the early 20th century, some convicts while on a road gang escape and one of the convicts is Zach Provo, a half Indian, who was sent to prison during the latter part of the 19th century. He escapes with 6 others to exact vengeance on Sam Burgade the lawman who not only captured him but was also responsible for the death of Provo's wife, at least in Provo's mind. Part of his plan is to kidnap Burgade's... see more
Movie | Western | 1h 32min
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Branded a coward for surrendering his New Mexico fort to the Confederates without firing a shot, a Union colonel attempts to redeem himself by leading a band of condemned prisoners on a suicide mission to recapture it.
Movie | Comedy, War | 1h 56min
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In World War II, a strategic Italian village agrees to surrender to the Allies only if it's allowed to organize a celebratory festival while giving aerial reconnaissance the false impression of fierce ground fighting.
The Hit List
[1993]
 
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Movie | Action, Thriller | 1h 33min
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Charlie Pike is a pro hitman, but when he meets Yancy Butler, everything starts falling apart.
A High Wind in Jamaica
[1965]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Drama | 1h 43min
In 1870, a Jamaican colonial family sends its children to Britain for proper schooling but their ship is taken over by pirates who become fond of the kids.
The Carey Treatment
[1972]
 
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Movie | Crime, Mystery, Thriller | 1h 41min
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At a Boston hospital, Dr. Carey becomes an amateur sleuth to help clear a colleague who's accused of botching an illegal abortion that kills a 15 year old girl.
Waterhole #3
[1967]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Western | 1h 35min
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After a professional gambler kills a Confederate soldier, he finds a map pinpointing the location in the desert where stolen army gold bullion is buried and he plans to retrieve it but others are searching for it too.
TV Movie | Action, Drama | 1h 35min
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The captain of a crippled jet steers toward tri-state rescue-team experts waiting in Sioux City, Iowa.
Harry in Your Pocket
[1973]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 1h 43min
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A would-be criminal is taken in by a professional in the game, who teaches him how pickpockets work in teams.
Dead Heat on a Merry-Go-Round
[1966]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 1h 44min
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A paroled conman co-ordinates the robbery of an L. A. Airport bank with the arrival of the Soviet premier.
The Avenging Angel
[1995]
 
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TV Movie | Western | 1h 31min
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Miles Utley is a professional Mormon commando/bodyguard who is forced to turn renegade and to question his faith as he investigates a scandal involving assassination and land speculation.
Intrepid
[2000]
 
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Movie | Action, Drama, Thriller | 1h 30min
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Hotshot Navy special ops guys get assigned to take a cruise to keep an eye on a VIP's daughter. Once the voyage is under way, somehow a nuke A) gets lost in the vicinity, and B) goes off. The resulting tidal wave capsizes the cruise ship, and its up to our heros to save the day.
Sky Riders
[1976]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure | 1h 31min
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When an industrialist's wife and kids are kidnapped by terrorists in Greece, the woman's ex-husband comes to the rescue with a plan involving hang gliders.
Firepower
[1979]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Crime | 1h 44min
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A merc is hired by the FBI to track down a powerful recluse criminal. A woman is also trying to track him down for her own personal vendetta.
Draw!
[1984]
 
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TV Movie | Comedy, Romance, Western | 1h 38min
In the final days of the Old West, a former desperado faces down a now drunken ex-sheriff, who was his long time nemesis.
The Internecine Project
[1974]
 
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Movie | Action, Thriller | 1h 29min
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Former secret agent Robert Elliot (Coburn) will be promoted to government advisor. In order to make sure no-one will ever know about his dirty past, he has invented a very ingenious plan to get rid of his four helpers: he gets them all to unknowingly kill each other in the course of a single night.
The Baltimore Bullet
[1980]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 1h 43min
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A tale of two hustlers trying to set up a big game.
Movie | Comedy | 1h 45min
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Mockumentary about the unexplained disappearance of a fictitious up-and-coming movie producer.
Hard Contract
[1969]
 
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Movie | Drama, Mystery | 1h 46min
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A cold hearted American hit man goes to Europe for 'one last score'. His encounter with a beautiful young woman casts self doubt on his lifeblood, and influences him to resist carrying out the contract
The Life of Bruce Lee
[1994]
 
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Documentary | Biography, Documentary | 1h 8min
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Documentary about martial arts actor Bruce Lee, from his birth in 1940 till his death in 1973, with interviews with his fellow actors and family. Dedicated to his son, Brandon.
Martin's Day
[1985]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 38min
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Threatened with recapture after a prison escape, Martin Stechert grabs a 12-year-old as hostage. He proves to be named Martin, too - a quiet "good little boy" always obeying the rules, whom life has given only dismal loneliness and frustration in return. Soon he begins to admire "Stech" for his cheeky pranks against society and his desperate mission to make dreams come true. In a climactic moment,... see more
Goldengirl
[1979]
 
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Movie | Drama, Sci-Fi, Sport | 1h 44min
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A neo-Nazi doctor tries to make a superwoman of his daughter who has been specially fed, exercised, and conditioned since she was a child to run in the Olympics.
Loving Couples
[1980]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 37min
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Wife is cheating her husband and the husband is cheating her back with her lover's girlfriend. The two cheating couples decide to go to a resort but they unintentionally pick the same one. Hilarity ensues.
Missing Pieces
[2000]
 
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TV Movie | Drama | 1h 36min
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Atticus goes to Mexico to unravel the reason behind his his son's suicide. As he tries to overcome his own feelings over his son's death, Atticus discovers it might not be a suicide at all and tries to uncover the mystery.
Duffy
[1968]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime | 1h 41min
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Duffy is a cunning aristocrat of criminals who is hired by Stefane, a young playboy, to hijack a boat carrying several million dollars of his father's fortune. The plot succeeds, with a little help from Segolene, Stefane's girlfriend - but also with an unexpected, sudden turn of events.
Darkroom
[1981]
 
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TV Series | Fantasy, Horror, Thriller | 1h
An anthology horror/thriller series, along the same lines as "Twilight Zone" or "Night Gallery." Each week features a new story and a new cast.
Documentary | Documentary | 2h 30min
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The first half century of Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation from its beginnings under Hungarian immigrant William Fox to it emergence as a major studio.
The McCartney Years
[2007]
 
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Documentary | Biography, Documentary, Music
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A career-spanning anthology collecting the music videos of Paul McCartney's solo career.
The Honkers
[1972]
 
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Movie | Action, Comedy, Western | 1h 42min
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An over-the-hill rodeo champion is so self-centered that he ignores his wife, son, and best friend.
Death of a Soldier
[1986]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, War | 1h 33min
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Based on a true story, James Coburn portrays a military lawyer assigned to defend a confessed psychotic killer. Set in the context of WWII and the uneasy US-Australian military alliance. The accused killer claims to have killed 3 women in order to possess their voices. Despite the defense lawyer's concerns that the killer is not fit to stand trial, the US military presses forward with the case and... see more
Documentary | Documentary
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Everyone has heard ghost stories, but what if those stories were true? Hosted by James Coburn, this show investigates some modern ghost tales in which possible evidence of the supernatural has shown up in photographs, audio recordings and on video. Can there be a natural explanation for these phenomena, or are they proof that something is out there?
Last of the Mobile Hot Shots
[1970]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 40min
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After winning a game show contest, a newlywed couple travels to New Orleans where the husband seeks to reclaim his ancestral plantation mansion from his biracial stepbrother.
The Dain Curse
[1978]
 
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Mini Series | Mystery | 6h
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Private eye investigates diamond theft, and becomes involved with an ancient family curse.
Documentary | Documentary | 1h 31min
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Documentry about western movies from the early days with John Wayne to present day and to the end.
Speed Fever
[1978]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 1h 41min
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Documentary about the worlds most important car racing, shot on worldwide slopes, interspersed with interviews with famous riders, like Lauda, Reuteman, Andretti, Fittipaldi, Hunt, Patrese and many others. A documentary, without a hint of sociological analysis on the background of these drivers however.
Malibu
[1983]
 
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TV Movie | Drama | 4h
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A young couple from Milwaukee moves into the fabled, high-society Malibu beach community and becomes involved with the lives of the various people living in the community.
Greyhounds
[1994]
 
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TV Movie | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 1h 32min
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Three old cops are sent back on the streets to clean up crime their own way.
The Man from Galveston
[1963]
 
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Movie | Western | 57min
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In 1800s Texas, during the early days of circuit-courts, lawyers had to be handy with their guns as well as with their law books when facing lynch mobs bent on administering frontier justice.
Christmas Reunion
[1994]
 
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TV Movie | Drama
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Follows the story of grandfather and his grandson and what their generations had to go through which in the end may not be that different.
Mr. Patman
[1980]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 37min
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A male nurse working the night shift at a psychiatric hospital begins to lose his own grip on reality.
Steve McQueen: Man on the Edge
[1990]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 1h
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Abandoned by his father, he was a reform school kid with nothing going for him and a giant chip on his shoulder. He joined the Marines, but never stayed far from trouble. Then he discovered acting - and the woman who would be with him for most of his meteoric career. He was Steve McQueen, one of Hollywood's highest paid stars - and one of its most difficult, most rebellious and, when he wished, most... see more
Sins of the Father
[1985]
 
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TV Movie | Drama | 1h 36min
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Fresh out of law school, Kevan Harris is hired by her dead father's ex-partner, Frank Murchison, and immediately 'falls into bed' with him. She then falls in love with his son, Gregory, who is fighting his father over his mother's will. Along the way, she learns about her father and his relationship with the ruthless Murchison.
White Rock
[1977]
 
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Documentary | 1h 16min
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Train to Heaven
[1989]
 
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Movie | 1h 30min
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About Niño, an orphanage boy in the port city of Guayaquil in Ecuador.
The Yellow Bird
[2001]
 
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Short Movie | Drama, Short | 30min
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A young girl escapes from the boredom of a small town existence in the 1950's.
TV Movie | Crime, Drama, Mystery | 1h 40min
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San Francisco café owner Ray Alexander moonlights as a detective. His new case has him looking into the murder of a Judge.
TV Movie | Drama, Mystery | 1h 40min
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San Francisco cafe owner Ray Alexander moonlights as a detective. His new case has him looking into the murder of a psychiatrist whose wife has been framed.
Walking After Midnight
[1988]
 
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Documentary | 1h 32min
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Explores the past-life experiences of various celebrities.
Documentary | Documentary | 1h 23min
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A documentary on the life of famed character actor and rodeo star Ben Johnson, featuring interviews with his fellow actors and cowboys, as well as directors and film critics.
Documentary | Documentary, Short | 25min
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Monsters, Inc.
[2001]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Animation, Comedy | 1h 32min
In order to power the city, monsters have to scare children so that they scream. However, the children are toxic to the monsters, and after a child gets through, 2 monsters realize things may not be what they think.
Masterminds
[2016]
 
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Movie | Action, Comedy, Crime | 1h 35min
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A guard at an armored car company in the Southern U.S. organizes one of the biggest bank heists in American history. Based on the October 1997 Loomis Fargo robbery.
Payback
[1999]
 
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Movie | Action, Crime, Drama | 1h 40min
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After a successful heist, Porter is shot by his wife and his best friend. They leave him there to die but when he recovers, he seeks revenge and wants his share of the money.
Eraser
[1996]
 
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Movie | Action, Drama, Mystery | 1h 55min
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A Witness Protection specialist becomes suspicious of his co-workers when dealing with a case involving high-tech weapons.
Maverick
[1994]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Comedy | 2h 7min
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Bret Maverick, needing money for a poker tournament, faces various comic mishaps and challenges, including a charming woman thief.
The Great Escape
[1963]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Drama, History | 2h 52min
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Allied prisoners of war plan for several hundred of their number to escape from a German camp during World War II.
The Player
[1992]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 2h 4min
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A Hollywood studio executive is being sent death threats by a writer whose script he rejected - but which one?
Hudson Hawk
[1991]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Comedy | 1h 40min
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A cat burglar is forced to steal Da Vinci works of art for a world domination plot.
Movie | Comedy, Family, Music | 1h 47min
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Showgirl Deloris Van Cartier returns as Sister Mary Clarence to teach music to a group of Catholic students whose run-down school is slated for closure.
The Magnificent Seven
[1960]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Western | 2h 8min
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An oppressed Mexican peasant village hires seven gunfighters to help defend their homes.
Charade
[1963]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Mystery, Romance | 1h 53min
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Romance and suspense ensue in Paris as a woman is pursued by several men who want a fortune her murdered husband had stolen. Who can she trust?
Young Guns II
[1990]
 
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Movie | Action, Western | 1h 44min
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In 1881, cattle baron John Chisum pays a bounty to Patrick Floyd Garrett to kill outlaw Billy the Kid.
The Muppet Movie
[1979]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Comedy, Family | 1h 35min
Kermit and his new found friends trek across America to find success in Hollywood, but a frog-legs merchant is after Kermit.
The Muppet Show
[1976]
 
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TV Series | Animation, Comedy, Family, Music | 30min
Created by: ,
Kermit the Frog and his fellow Muppets put on a vaudeville show at their theatre, bringing in a famous celebrity to help out for each episode.
I Am Bruce Lee
[2012]
 
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Documentary | Biography, Documentary | 1h 34min
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Bruce Lee is universally recognized as the pioneer who elevated martial arts in film to an art form, and this documentary will reveal why Bruce Lee's flame burns brighter now than the day he died over three decades ago. The greatest martial artists, athletes, actors, directors, and producers in the entertainment business today will share their feelings about the one who started it all. We will interview... see more
The Kid Stays in the Picture
[2002]
 
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Documentary | Biography, Documentary | 1h 33min
Documentary about legendary Paramount producer Robert Evans (the film shares the same name as Evans's famous 1994 autobiography).
Payback: Straight Up
[2006]
 
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Video | Action, Crime, Drama | 1h 30min
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Porter is shot by his wife and best friend and is left to die. When he survives he plots revenge.
TV Series | Adventure, Animation, Comedy | 23min
A quintet of teenagers work together to encourage environmentally responsible behaviour and can summon a superhero to deal with ecological disasters.
Texas Rangers
[2001]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Drama | 1h 30min
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A ragtag group of youngsters band together after the American Civil War to form the Texas Rangers, a group charged with the dangerous, ruthless duty of cleaning up the West.
The Man from Elysian Fields
[2001]
 
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Movie | Drama, Romance | 1h 46min
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A failed novelist's inability to pay the bills strains relations with his wife and leads him to work at an escort service where he becomes entwined with a wealthy woman whose husband is a successful writer.
Profiler
[1996]
 
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TV Series | Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller | 1h
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Ally Walker stars as Dr. Sam Waters, a detective with the Violent Crimes Task Force, a federal agency which often works with the FBI, ATF, and other crime-solving agencies.
Picket Fences
[1992]
 
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TV Series | Crime, Drama, Family, Mystery, Romance | 2h
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An aging Sheriff tries to keep the peace in Rome, Wisconsin, a small town plagued by bizarre and violent crimes.
California Suite
[1978]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 1h 43min
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Misadventures of four groups of guests at the Beverly Hills Hotel.
Bruce Lee: A Warrior's Journey
[2000]
 
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Documentary | Action, Biography, Documentary | 1h 40min
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Legendary martial artist Bruce Lee is the subject of this thoughtful documentary by Lee aficionado John Little. Using interviews, behind-the-scenes footage and action sequences from Lee's last (unfinished) film, Game of Death, Little paints a textured, complex portrait of the world's most famous action hero.
Major Dundee
[1965]
 
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Movie | Adventure, War, Western | 2h 3min
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In 1864, due to frequent Apache raids from Mexico into the US, a Union officer decides to illegally cross the border and destroy the Apache, using a mixed army of Union troops, Confederate POWs, civilian mercenaries and scouts.
Hell Is for Heroes
[1962]
 
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Movie | Drama, War | 1h 30min
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Small squad must hold off German attack.
Deadfall
[1993]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama | 1h 38min
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After he accidentally kills his father, Mike, during a sting, Joe tries to carry out Mike's dying wish by recovering valuables that Mike's twin brother Lou stole from him years earlier. But Uncle Lou is also a confidence artist, and Joe is soon drawn into his increasingly dangerous schemes.
I Am Steve McQueen
[2014]
 
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Documentary | Biography, Documentary | 1h 30min
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I Am Steve McQueen" is told through the eyes of the people that knew him best including much of his family that followed his path into acting including son Chad, ("Karate Kid"), his grandson Steven ("Vampire Diaries"), granddaughter Molly ("Carjacked") and former wives Neile Adams McQueen ("This Could Be The Night"), Ali MacGraw ("Love Story"), and his widow former model Barbara Minty McQueen. Also... see more
Noah's Ark
[1999]
 
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Mini Series | Adventure, Drama, Romance | 2h 58min
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In the Biblical story from Genesis, God floods the world as Noah rescues his family and the animals in a gigantic ark.
The Americanization of Emily
[1964]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, War | 1h 55min
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An American naval officer's talent for living the good life in wartime is challenged when he falls in love and is sent on a dangerous mission.
The Second Civil War
[1997]
 
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TV Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 37min
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A simple immigration issue spins wildly out of control for those involved, ranging from the President of the United States, to a news producer.
Keys to Tulsa
[1997]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 1h 53min
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Richter Boudreau, the son of local celebrity Cynthia, is not very successful and works as a film critic for a local newspaper. In a short time he loses his job and his heritage, and one of his "friends" starts to blackmail him. His only hope is that others around him are even bigger dummies.
The 75th Annual Academy Awards
[2003]
 
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TV Special | 3h 30min
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Ride Lonesome
[1959]
 
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Movie | Drama, Western | 1h 13min
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A bounty hunter escorts a killer to town to be hanged, but is allowing the man's outlaw brother to catch up with him, for a showdown over a shocking previous murder.
The Loved One
[1965]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 2h 2min
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Satire on the funeral business, in which a young British poet goes to work at a Hollywood cemetery.
The Rifleman
[1958]
 
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TV Series | Family, Western | 30min
The adventures of a Wild West rancher wielding a customized rapid fire Winchester rifle and his son.
Candy
[1968]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy | 1h 55min
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Candy, an innocent high-schooler, encounters numerous colorful characters and humorous sexual situations while attempting to find meaning in life.
Faerie Tale Theatre
[1982]
 
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TV Series | Adventure, Comedy, Family | 50min
Inspired by an earlier children's series, Shirley Temple's Storybook (1958), Shelley Duvall hosts this series featuring some of the best known actors in Hollywood performing adaptations of traditional stories.
Vengeance Unlimited
[1998]
 
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TV Series | Crime, Drama | 1h
The mysterious Mr. Chapel helps others to gain vengeance against criminals.
Combat!
[1962]
 
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TV Series | Action, Drama, War | 1h
Combat!, a one-hour World War II drama series on television, followed a frontline American infantry squad as they battled their way across Europe. With mud-splattered realism, the show offered character studies of men striving to maintain their own humanity in the midst of a world torn by war.
Have Gun - Will Travel
[1957]
 
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TV Series | Western | 25min
Created by: ,
The adventures of a gentlemanly gunfighter for hire.
Proximity
[2001]
 
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Movie | Action, Crime, Mystery | 1h 40min
Directed by:
An inmate serving time for vehicular homicide, overhears prison guards discussing plans for a murder and becomes a target himself.
The 72nd Annual Academy Awards
[2000]
 
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TV Special | Family
2000's Oscars. The 72nd annual event was hosted by Billy Crystal. Films contending for the awards (Best Picture) includes: American Beauty (1999), The Sixth Sense (1999), The Insider (1999), The Cider House Rules (1999) and The Green Mile (1999). Other categories had movies such as The Matrix (1999), Topsy-Turvy (1999), Being John Malkovich (1999), among others as nominees.
Wanted: Dead or Alive
[1958]
 
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TV Series | Western | 30min
A Civil War veteran with a sawed-off rifle as a holstered weapon makes a living as a bounty hunter in the Wild West of the 1870s.
The Curse of the Dragon
[1993]
 
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Documentary | Action, Biography, Documentary | 1h 30min
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Documentary of the life of actor Bruce Lee, with interviews with cast members and crews who worked with him.
Mr. Murder
[1998]
 
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TV Movie | Sci-Fi, Thriller | 2h 12min
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A group of scientists are trying to produce the perfect soldier by cloning. The day the clone is born, Marty Stillwater, a mystery novel writer, feels that something strange is going on inside his body and mind. Seven years later, Marty discovers that his double has his same physical appearance but has the personality of a murderer.
The 71st Annual Academy Awards
[1999]
 
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TV Special | Family
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Kings of the Sun
[1963]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Drama, History | 1h 48min
Directed by:
On the coast of the Gulf of Mexico, the Native American tribe of chief Black Eagle clashes with the Mayan tribe of king Balam.
High Risk
[1981]
 
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Movie | Action, Comedy, Crime | 1h 34min
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Four naive Americans, in need of easy cash, decide to fly to Colombia and raid the safe of a notorious drug lord with connections to the corrupt military regime.
Route 66
[1960]
 
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TV Series | Adventure | 1h
The adventures of two young drifters across America.
Bruce Lee, the Legend
[1984]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 1h 28min
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The Official Golden Harvest tribute to the Master of the Martial Arts Film, Bruce Lee.
Skeletons
[1997]
 
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TV Movie | Crime, Drama, Horror | 1h 27min
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A heart attack moves a Pulitzer winning journalist to leave NY for the peace of a small New England town, but he soon finds himself pulled into a case of a man accused of killing his gay lover with the blade of a shovel. Wanting to keep the case quiet, the town turns against the journalist and his family when he begins digging into its secrets, until finally the accused man is found hanging in his... see more
What's My Line?
[1950]
 
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TV Series | Family, Game-Show | 30min
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Four panelists must determine guests' occupations - and, in the case of famous guests, while blindfolded, their identity - by asking only "yes" or "no" questions.
The Set Up
[1995]
 
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Movie | Action, Drama, Thriller | 1h 33min
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Charlie Thorpe, a security systems expert, gets caught during a robbery. When he is released from jail he is hired by a bank owner to design a fool proof system during the refurbishing of a bank. But shortly after it's finished he is blackmailed into cracking the security.
Peter Gunn
[1958]
 
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TV Series | Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery | 30min
Created by:
The cases of a stylishly cool private detective.
Laramie
[1959]
 
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TV Series | Western | 1h
It is the 1870s in the Wyoming Territory, Slim Sherman and his fourteen-year-old brother Andy try to hang on to their ranch after their father's death.
Walter and Henry
[2001]
 
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TV Movie | Drama | 1h 30min
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Walter and his 12-year-old son Henry are a pair of New York City street musicians living at poverty level in an empty Brooklyn lot. When Walter has a nervous breakdown, it's up to Henry to find his father's long-lost family, including the grandfather and aunt he's never met.
Bat Masterson
[1958]
 
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TV Series | Western | 30min
Dressed-up dandy (derby and cane), gambler and lawman roams the West charming women and defending the unjustly accused. His primary weapon was his wit (and cane) rather than his gun.
TV Movie | Drama | 4h
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A group of high school friends starts a rock band during the 1950's. The band gets popular and the labels approach them with their own ideas about the direction the band should take next. Will their pressure tear the band apart?
Parkinson
[1971]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show | 50min
Journalist Michael Parkinson interviews a broad range of the most famous people in the world.
The Path of the Dragon
[1998]
 
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Documentary | Documentary, Short | 44min
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An informative documentary about the ancient practice of Kung Fu at the Shaolin Temple in China. The documentary centers on both the history of martial arts and the phenomenal impact Bruce Lee had on this culture. Also features the famous Lee vs. Norris fight.
The Dick Cavett Show
[1968]
 
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TV Series | Music, Talk-Show | 1h 30min
Daytime, primetime, then late-night talk and variety show. Often there was only one guest (GA Gov. Lester Maddox walked out angrily during one interview). Cavett was intelligent and witty, perhaps too much so for television.
Lawman
[1958]
 
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TV Series | Western | 30min
Lawman is the story of Marshal Dan Troop of Laramie, Wyoming and his deputy Johnny McKay, an orphan Troop took under his wing. In the second season Lily Merrill opens The Birdcage Saloon where she sings and entertains and has a close, unspoken relationship with Troop.
Documentary | Documentary | 47min
Directed by:
Documentary tribute to actor and former bodybuilder, Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Face of a Fugitive
[1959]
 
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Movie | Western | 1h 21min
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A robber in custody, becomes wanted for murder when his younger brother kills a deputy sheriff to help him escape.
Zane Grey Theater
[1956]
 
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TV Series | Western | 25min
An anthology based (earlier moreso than later) on the novels and stories of Zane Grey. Powell was often the star as well as the host.
The Defenders
[1961]
 
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TV Series | Drama | 1h
Created by:
A father and son lawyer duo take a variety of cases that often deal with the important issues of the day.
Sugarfoot
[1957]
 
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TV Series | Western | 1h
Directed by:
Correspondence-school law graduate Tom Brewster travels west to seek his fortune. Unfortunately, his "cowboy" abilities leave a lot to be desired and earn him the nickname "Sugarfoot" which is one step lower than a "Tenderfoot."
Bronco
[1958]
 
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TV Series | Western | 1h
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A former confederate soldier wanders the old west, and meets such famous characters as Jesse James, Buffalo Bill Cody, and Theodore Roosevelt.
The Muppets Go Hollywood
[1979]
 
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TV Special | Comedy, Family | 1h
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The Fifth Corner
[1992]
 
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TV Series | Mystery, Thriller | 1h
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A man with no recollection whatsoever of his identity learns that he may be a deep-undercover special agent. He has to piece together his life, find out who's pulling the strings - and work out if he killed someone, and whether he may, in fact, be a hired assassin.
Hugh Hefner: Once Upon a Time
[1992]
 
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Documentary | Biography, Documentary | 1h 31min
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Early in the 1990s, Hefner and others are interviewed on camera about Hefner's childhood and youth, the beginnings of Playboy and its later empire, what those enterprises meant to society, troubles with pundits, censors, and the government, and two crises within Hefner's world, the arrest and prosecution of a close associate and the murder of a model. Susan Brownmiller provides the basic critique of... see more
Documentary | Documentary | 1h 55min
Directed by:
The life and times of maverick filmmaker Sam Peckinpah (1925 - 1984)
Stories from My Childhood
[1998]
 
My rating
TV Series | Animation, Family, Fantasy | 30min
It's a show that could be about stories from your childhood
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.
TV Movie | Drama | 3h 53min
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Updated version of the Jacqueline Susann best selling 1960's novel shows the lives of three very different women who come to New York City to achieve fame and fortune in show business and get all messed up in the process.
Go West, Young Man!
[2003]
 
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Documentary | Documentary, Western | 1h 24min
Directed by:
2003 marks the hundredth anniversary of the making of The Great Train Robbery, the very first western film. Dutch film makers Peter Delpeut and Mart Dominicus were inspired by this fact to make a nostalgic road movie in search of the remains of this once so powerful film genre. In Go West, Young Man! Delpeut and Dominicus undertake a cinematographic road journey to the icons of the western. What they... see more
Wogan
[1982]
 
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TV Series | Talk-Show | 35min
Long-running talk show featuring relaxed and informal chat with celebrity guests.
TV Movie | Comedy, Family
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For the first time in their careers, all the Muppets (except the ones that couldn't make it, like the Doozers, Gorgs and most of the Fraggles) have gathered together in one place to celebrate their thirtieth anniversary and honor the one who brought them together: Kermit the Frog (and by doing so, Jim Henson).
Checkmate
[1960]
 
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TV Series | Crime, Drama, Mystery | 1h
Created by:
Don Corey and Jed Sills operate Checkmate, Inc., a very high priced detective agency in San Francisco. Helping them protect the lives of their clients is British criminologist (once an Oxford professor) Carl Hyatt.
Documentary | Documentary | 1h 25min
Directed by:
A documentary that examines the life and the untimely death of superstar Bruce Lee.
The 51st Annual Academy Awards
[1979]
 
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Documentary | Documentary
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Whirlybirds
[1957]
 
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TV Series | Adventure | 30min
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One hundred eleven episodes of this syndicated show were produced between 1956 and 1959, debuting in the US in January 1957. Chuck and P.T. own a helicopter company that is hired to perform all types of jobs. Janet Culver was the original secretary being replaced by Helen Carter in the second season.
Suspicion
[1957]
 
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TV Series | Drama | 1h
The show consisted of 40 episodes, half were live and half were on film. The shows, often involving murder, were designed to confuse and mystify the audience and dealt with their fears and suspicions.
M Squad
[1957]
 
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TV Series | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 30min
The hard-hitting adventures of tough Lieutenant Frank Ballinger, a member of the Chicago Police Department's M Squad, an elite crime-fighting unit.
The Deputy
[1959]
 
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TV Series | Western | 30min
The Deputy is Clay McCord, a storekeeper in 1880's Silver City, Arizona Territories, who is an expert shot, but refuses to use his gun because he believes they are the major cause of frontier violence. However, he is persuaded many times to be The Deputy to help keep order when the Chief Marshal Simon Fry is out of town.
TV Series | Action, Crime, Drama | 30min
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Richard Diamond is a suave private eye who, at first, walks the mean streets of New York, then later packs up and moves to Los Angeles, where he tools around in a convertible with a car phone. His sexy receptionist Sam, whose face we never see, minds the office, while Diamond solves his cases.
Trackdown
[1957]
 
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TV Series | Western | 30min
Texas Ranger Hoby Gilman travels the Old West tracking down assorted killers, bank robbers, horse thieves and other evildoers.
TV Series | Documentary | 50min
A six hour series exploring the 100 year evolution of sexuality and censorship in motion pictures.
Tombstone Territory
[1957]
 
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TV Series | Western | 30min
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Tough sheriff Clay Hollister keeps the law in Tombstone, Arizona--"The Town Too Tough to Die"--with the support of his faithful deputies and the editor of the local newspaper.
Documentary | Documentary
The 56th Annual Golden Globe Awards give out prestigious awards to some of America's favorite entertainers in film and television!
The Unbeatable Bruce Lee
[2001]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 54min
Directed by:
A look at the life of superstar Bruce Lee.
Documentary | Documentary, Family | 52min
Directed by:
Documentary about the work of puppeteer Jim Henson and his team in creating The Muppet Show.
The Linkletter Show
[1952]
 
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TV Series | Family | 30min
Daytime variety show starring Art Linkletter.
Hollywood Greats
[1977]
 
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TV Series | Documentary, History | 40min
Directed by:
Documentary series profiling various Hollywood stars of yesteryear and more recent times.
Action on the Beach
[1964]
 
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Documentary | 6min
Behind the scenes look at the D-Day special effects created in filming The Americanization of Emily (1964).
The Dick Powell Theatre
[1961]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Drama | 1h
Powell served as host and, in early shows at least, occasional star in this dramatic anthology. It was his last television series and contained his last filmed acting (episode: 'The Court-Martial of Captain Wycliff').
Mastergate
[1992]
 
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TV Movie | Comedy | 1h 30min
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Based on a satirical play about the U.S. Senate Watergate hearings in 1973-74.
Men Into Space
[1959]
 
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TV Series | Sci-Fi | 30min
The more-or-less realistic adventures of Colonel Ed McCauley, head of the American space program. He battles saboteurs, budget cuts, defective equipment and other problems in outer space.
Johnny Ringo
[1959]
 
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TV Series | Western | 30min
Created by:
Ex-gunfighter Johnny Ringo is now the sheriff of a small Western town, and attempts to keep the peace with the aid of his deputy, Cully, and his girl, Laura Thomas.
Bourbon Street Beat
[1959]
 
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TV Series | Crime, Drama | 1h
A former New Orleans cop partners with an Ivy League lawyer to open up a private detective agency with offices on the city's famed Bourbon Street.
The Greatest Show on Earth
[1963]
 
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TV Series | Drama, Family | 1h
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Johnny Slate is the big boss who successfully keeps the circus running as it moves from town to town. He manages to deal with the unexpected frequently and uses Otto King, the accountant, as a sounding board.
Stagecoach West
[1960]
 
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TV Series | Western | 1h
Simon is transporting a coffin when his stage is hijacked by men who want the body of the alleged war hero's inside, for ransom.
The 45th Annual Academy Awards
[1973]
 
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TV Special
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What's the Bet?
[1993]
 
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TV Series | Game-Show | 2h
Celebrities bet whether or not the contestants will defeat their challenge.
The Tall Man
[1960]
 
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TV Series | Western | 30min
Created by:
Fictionalized stories about Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid set in New Mexico in the 1870s.
Bruce Lee: The Legend Lives On
[1999]
 
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TV Movie | Biography | 1h 10min
Directed by:
This documentary is an in-depth look and a celebration of the life of Bruce Lee, the most popular martial arts star in the world. Viewers get to see Lee practising and teaching Jeet Kune Do, as well as interview footage of people who knew and worked with him, such as Jackie Chan and James Coburn.
The Restless Gun
[1957]
 
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TV Series | Western | 30min
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The adventures of Vint Bonner, a cowboy in the post Civil War era.
Stoney Burke
[1962]
 
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TV Series | Drama, Sport, Western | 1h
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Stoney Burke is a rodeo rider who wants to win the Golden Buckle, the award to the world's champion saddle bronco rider. He didn't win it but he encountered a considerable amount of violence along the way.
The Texan
[1958]
 
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TV Series | Western | 30min
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The Texan, a Civil War Veteran whose reputation of being the fastest gun in the west precedes him, roams across Texas from town to town, not looking for trouble , but trouble finds him.
Ripcord
[1961]
 
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TV Series | Adventure | 30min
Created by:
Operating their skydiving service company "Ripcord", Jim Buckley and Ted McKeever are able to get to places that others can't and get there much faster. This leads them on many exciting adventures from chasing bad guys to performing daring rescues. This series inspired the first widespread interest in parachuting as a sport.
TV Series | Drama | 30min
Tate
[1960]
 
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TV Series | Western | 30min
Created by:
The adventures of a one-armed gunfighter (he lost the use of an arm during the Civil War) in the Old West.
The Californians
[1957]
 
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TV Series | Western | 30min
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San Franciscans during the goldrush of the 1850s attempt to maintain law and order in their wild city. Newly arrived Matthew Wayne becomes sheriff, then marshal, and organizes the city police force while expressing interest in the young widow Fanzler and sparring with attorney Pitt.
State Trooper
[1956]
 
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TV Series | Adventure, Crime, Drama | 30min
Rod Blake, a State Trooper is an officer of the Nevada Department of Public Safety. The setting is in the 1950s American West.
The Rough Riders
[1958]
 
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TV Series | Western | 30min
After the Civil War, two former Union soldiers and an ex-Confederate team up to travel the West.
Black Saddle
[1959]
 
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TV Series | Western | 30min
After his brothers are killed in a shootout, a gunfighter decides to hang up his guns and uphold the law by becoming a lawyer.
The Wild West
[1993]
 
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Mini Series | Documentary, History | 3h 54min
Outlaws
[1960]
 
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TV Series | Western | 1h
The adventures of a marshal and his young deputies in a section of Oklahoma infested with bandit gangs, gunmen and robbers.
The Aquanauts
[1960]
 
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TV Series | Adventure | 1h
Professional salvage divers Larry and Drake (later replaced by Mike) made their livings braving the dangers of the deep recovering sunken wrecks off the Southern California coast. Frequently, these assignments brought them into conflict with more human dangers from people who wanted to reach the wrecks first, or who had a vested interest in seeing that what had been sent to the bottom stayed there... see more
Cain's Hundred
[1961]
 
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TV Series | Crime, Drama | 1h
Created by:
A former underworld lawyer goes to work for the Federal Government, determined to bring 100 top criminals to justice.
Documentary | Documentary | 1h 29min
Directed by:
Spattered with blood and controversy, Sam Peckinpah's Westerns revolutionized their genre. SAM PECKINPAH'S WEST: LEGACY OF A HOLLYWOOD RENEGADE goes in search of the man behind these legendary films. Through a poignant array of film clips and rare interviews, the documentary reveals a tortured artist whose genius and demons changed the Western forever. Interviewees include actor/director Billy Bob... see more
Once Upon a Time: Sergio Leone
[2001]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 20min
Directed by:
Personalities, enthusiasts, actors, writers and others take a look back at Sergio Leone's final film "Once Upon a Time in America", sharing good stories and also sad ones about one of the most important epics of all time. James Woods and the screenwriters talk about their personal experiences with the legendary director while admirers, like Quentin Tarantino, open up about Leone's influence in their... see more
Documentary | Biography, Documentary | 1h 26min
Directed by:
How the West Was Lost
[2008]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 1h 29min
Directed by:
Rich Hall looks at how the most quintessentially American film genre, the Western, came to be killed off.