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Melissa Leo
Born September 14, 1960 (age 59)
Melissa Chessington Leo (born September 14, 1960) is an American actress. After appearing on several television shows and films in the 1980s, a regular on the television shows All My Children and The Young Riders, in 1985 she was nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award for her performance on All My Children. Her breakthrough role came in 1993 as Det. Sgt. Kay Howard on the television series Homicide: Life... full bio
Snowden
[2016]
 
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Movie | Biography, Drama, Thriller | 2h 14min
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The NSA's illegal surveillance techniques are leaked to the public by one of the agency's employees, Edward Snowden, in the form of thousands of classified documents distributed to the press.
Red State
[2011]
 
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Movie | Action, Crime, Horror | 1h 28min
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Set in Middle America, a group of teens receive an online invitation for sex, though they soon encounter fundamentalists with a much more sinister agenda.
Conviction
[2010]
 
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Movie | Biography, Drama | 1h 47min
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A working mother puts herself through law school in an effort to represent her brother, who has been wrongfully convicted of murder and has exhausted his chances to appeal his conviction through public defenders.
All the Way
[2016]
 
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TV Movie | Biography, Drama, History | 2h 12min
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Lyndon Johnson becomes the President of the United States in the chaotic aftermath of John F. Kennedy's assassination and spends his first year in office fighting to pass the Civil Rights Act.
Welcome to the Rileys
[2010]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 50min
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On a business trip to New Orleans, a damaged man seeks salvation by caring for a wayward young woman.
Frozen River
[2008]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama | 1h 37min
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Takes place in the days before Christmas near a little-known border crossing on the Mohawk reservation between New York State and Quebec. Here, the lure of fast money from smuggling presents a daily challenge to single moms who would otherwise be earning minimum wage. Two women - one white, one Mohawk, both single mothers faced with desperate circumstances - are drawn into the world of border smuggling... see more
Treme
[2010]
 
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TV Series | Drama, Music | 59min
Life after Hurricane Katrina as the residents of New Orleans try to rebuild their lives, their homes, and their unique culture in the aftermath of one of the worst natural disasters in the USA.
I'm Dying Up Here
[2017]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Drama | 1h
The series is based on William Knoedelseder's book of the same name.
Why Stop Now?
[2012]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 25min
When a college piano prodigy tries to check his mother into rehab, he is taken hostage by her drug dealer and swept along on a wild adventure.
Movie | Biography, Drama, History | 1h 31min
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The life of Madelyn Murray O'Hair, the outspoken activist and founder of American Atheists.
Seven Days in Utopia
[2011]
 
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Movie | Drama, Sport | 1h 40min
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After a disastrous debut on the pro circuit, a young golfer finds himself unexpectedly stranded in Utopia, Texas and welcomed by an eccentric rancher.
Furlough
[2018]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 23min
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When an inmate is granted one weekend out of prison to see her dying mother, a rookie correction officer struggles to keep her under control.
Call Me Crazy: A Five Film
[2013]
 
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TV Movie | Drama | 1h 25min
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Like its first breast cancer-themed installment, Call Me Crazy aka Five 2/Five More will feature five short films featuring A-list talent both in front and behind the camera. The sequel will address mental illness. Directors include Laura Dern, Bonnie Hunt, Ashley Judd and Bryce Dallas Howard.
Don McKay
[2009]
 
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Movie | Drama, Mystery, Thriller | 1h 27min
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Don McKay, a high school janitor who leaves his hometown after a tragedy, returns 25 years later to rekindle a romance with his old flame, who is dying, but this homecoming brings McKay more than he bargained for.
Burn Country
[2016]
 
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Movie | Drama, Thriller, War | 1h 42min
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After being exiled from Afghanistan, a former war journalist settles in a small town in Northern California and takes a job with a local newspaper. But when he attempts to cover local crime, he stumbles into local corruption that puts himself and others in danger.
Novitiate
[2017]
 
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Movie | Drama | 2h 3min
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Set in the early 1960s and during the era of Vatican II, a young woman in training to become a nun struggles with issues of faith, the changing church and sexuality.
Dear Lemon Lima
[2009]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 27min
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Vanessa gets a dose of reality when Philip, her one true love, ends their relationship, again. The quirky teen enrolls in his school to win him back, but ends up making matters worse. Downgraded to social outcast, Vanessa struggles to reclaim Phillip's affection. Luckily, when Vanessa is declared a captain for the school's Snowstorm Survivor competition, she assembles a team of likeminded misfits to... see more
The Space Between
[2010]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 30min
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Montine McLeod, a world-weary flight attendant, and Omar Hassan, a prematurely wise 10-year-old Pakistani-American boy connect with one another amidst the chaos of September 11, 2001. When Montine discovers the boy's direct personal link to the terrorist attacks, she instinctively embarks on an unsanctioned cross-country road trip to help Omar discover his uncertain future.
Bottled Up
[2013]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 24min
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In this modern day drama, Oscar-winner Melissa Leo beautifully conveys the heart-wrenching struggle that comes with love and addiction, while also lightheartedly depicting a woman rediscovering romance. She plays hopelessly hopeful Faye, mother to Sylvie (Marin Ireland) who, many months after a car accident, continues to complain of back pain. After refusing physical therapy, it becomes clear to everyone... see more
Francine
[2012]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 14min
Ex-con Francine has difficulty adjusting to life in a small lakeside town until she begins working with animals, though she finds herself growing increasingly isolated from the community and embracing forms of anti-social behavior.
Unlovable
[2018]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Music | 1h 20min
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A sex and love addicted woman learns what real intimacy is when she starts making music with a reclusive man.
Confess
[2005]
 
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Movie | Drama, Thriller | 1h 29min
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A political thriller that charts the exploits of disillusioned ex-hacker Terell Lessor. A return to New York, coupled with a humiliating attempt at getting a new job, serves as the catalyst for him to take action against those who slighted him in the past. Employing strategically placed spy-cams, and operating in tandem with backer, strategist and lover Olivia, he captures compromising footage and... see more
Racing Daylight
[2007]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 23min
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Sadie thinks she's going insane. Edmund is sure he's being haunted. And Henry, well Henry's just racing daylight.
Lullaby
[2008]
 
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Movie | Thriller | 1h 36min
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An American mother receives word that her drug addled son has been kidnapped by a drug lord operating in South Africa.
The House Is Burning
[2006]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 37min
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One day. One night. A group of teenagers struggles to find their way in a world that offers them few choices. In 24 hours, Mike will leave for the army, following in his father's footsteps. His last day around family and friends turns into a war of emotions. His girlfriend Valerie, angry at him for leaving, rejects him. As he grapples with her decision, his friends are making their own bids for a better... see more
Dwegons and Leprechauns
[2014]
 
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Movie | Animation | 1h 38min
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Family inherits an old house and to their surprise, finds the home filled with wonderful colorful creatures that brings the family together.
Carolina Skeletons
[1991]
 
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TV Movie | Crime, Drama | 1h 33min
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After a long time in the army, an Afro-American soldier returns to his hometown, where, years ago, his brother was executed for the rape and murder of two white girls. The commando believes his brother to have been innocent and seeks a proof for that, but there are some people in the town who will stop at nothing to hide the secrets of their past...
A Time of Destiny
[1988]
 
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Movie | Drama, War | 1h 58min
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A modernized version of the story which inspired Verdi's opera, "La Forza del Destino".
The Sea Is All I Know
[2011]
 
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Short Movie | Drama, Short | 28min
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When an estranged couple, Sara and Sonny, come to the aid of their dying daughter, the experience sends them spiraling into spiritual crisis, and emotions they do not understand. In the end, this experience renews their lives, transcends their loss of faith,and even death itself.
Streetwalkin'
[1985]
 
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Movie | Action, Drama, Thriller | 1h 26min
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Cookie and her brother run away from their loveless mother in the province and arrive in New York. At the train station Cookie meets the fancy man Duke. With his charm he makes her fall in love with him and soon has her working as prostitute. However his brutality against her colleagues disgusts her.
Mabel, Mabel, Tiger Trainer
[2018]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 1h 33min
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A story of the world's first female tiger trainer who claimed her love for her tigers was so great she wanted to die in the ring.
After the Spill
[2015]
 
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Documentary | Documentary, News | 1h 2min
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Ten years ago Hurricane Katrina devastated the coast of Louisiana. Five years later the Deepwater Horizon exploded and spilled more than 200 million gallons of oil into the Gulf of Mexico, the worst ecologic disaster in North American history. Amazingly those aren't the worst things facing Louisiana's coastline today. It is that the state is fast disappearing. When on Earth Day 2010 BP's Deepwater... see more
Stephanie's Image
[2009]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama | 1h 12min
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A documentary filmmaker investigates the murder of a former model and finds that everything she's been told about her death is false.
Venice/Venice
[1992]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 48min
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Dean is a maverick American film director surprised that his most recent film has been chosen as the Official U.S. Entry at the Venice Film Festival. A beautiful French journalist arrives at the festival with the apparent intention of interviewing the unique and eccentric filmmaker. In the midst of all the festival madness, she is forced to confront the wide divergence between things as they really... see more
I Believe in America
[2007]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 41min
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A former revolutionary is forced to confront his past after the murder of his eldest son. He must devise a way to avenge his son's death, save his family from ruin, and face the consequences of his choices.
The Limbo Room
[2006]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 20min
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When an on stage rape scene sparks an offstage affair, the line between reality and fiction becomes blurred.
Short Movie | Drama, Music, Short | 9min
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A story about a magic shop where no matter who you are you can get what you need.
Immaculate Conception
[1992]
 
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Movie | Drama | 2h
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A childless Western couple visit a fertility shrine in Karachi run by eunuchs and set off a huge culture clash.
Patch
[2005]
 
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Short Movie | Drama, Short | 15min
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Two people in a small town, each struggling with the death of a close relative, are both drawn to a roadside memorial marker.
Mother's Day
[2015]
 
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Short Movie | Drama, Family, Short | 7min
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A tragedy forces a mother and son to finally come together and one must find the strength to say goodbye.
The View from Up Here
[2017]
 
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Short Movie | Drama, Short
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The Farm
[2009]
 
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TV Movie | Drama
After being convicted of murder Jenny Schecter, Alice is incarcerated in California's Humboldt State Farm and Prison for Women. Arriving alongside Alice is Valentina Galindo, a seemly humble articulate woman but beneath her gentle exterior lies a ruthless woman. She is feared by all and thought to be the most dangerous woman in California, while only convicted for racketeering, drugs and assault. Valentina... see more
Bomb
[2007]
 
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Short Movie | Drama, Short | 14min
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What starts as an innocent flirtation between teenagers on the edge of an old bombing range turns askew when a trip home reveals a chaotic adult world that seeks to subvert their friendship.
Fear of Fiction
[2000]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 39min
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A young novelist with a bad case of writer's block clears her mind by answering an ad placed by a man who is driving cross-country and needs a partner. Along the way, she ends up with more writing material than she ever bargained for.
Run with the Hunted
[2018]
 
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Movie | Crime
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Oscar, a young boy, commits a noble murder and is forced to runaway from his rural hometown, leaving behind his best friend, Loux. He escapes to the nearest city, where he is inducted into a gang of child street thieves. His innocence slips away as he is introduced to love, murder, and corruption. 15 years later, he has forgotten his past and become the leader of this band of lost children. When Loux... see more
I Know This Much Is True
[2020]
 
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TV Series | Drama
Middle-aged Dominick Birdsey recounts his troubled relationship with Thomas, his paranoid schizophrenic twin brother, and his efforts to get him released from an asylum.
Broad City
[2014]
 
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TV Series | Comedy | 22min
Broad City follows two women throughout their daily lives in New York City, making the smallest and mundane events hysterical and disturbing to watch all at the same time.
Prisoners
[2013]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, Mystery | 2h 33min
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When Keller Dover's daughter and her friend go missing, he takes matters into his own hands as the police pursue multiple leads and the pressure mounts.
Oblivion
[2013]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Mystery | 2h 4min
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A veteran assigned to extract Earth's remaining resources begins to question what he knows about his mission and himself.
The Equalizer 2
[2018]
 
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Movie | Action, Crime, Thriller | 2h 1min
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Robert McCall serves an unflinching justice for the exploited and oppressed, but how far will he go when that is someone he loves?
The Big Short
[2015]
 
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Movie | Biography, Comedy, Drama | 2h 10min
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Four denizens in the world of high-finance predict the credit and housing bubble collapse of the mid-2000s, and decide to take on the big banks for their greed and lack of foresight.
The Equalizer
[2014]
 
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Movie | Action, Crime, Thriller | 2h 12min
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A man believes he has put his mysterious past behind him and has dedicated himself to beginning a new, quiet life. But when he meets a young girl under the control of ultra-violent Russian gangsters, he can't stand idly by - he has to help her.
Flight
[2012]
 
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Movie | Drama, Thriller | 2h 18min
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An airline pilot saves almost all his passengers on his malfunctioning airliner which eventually crashed, but an investigation into the accident reveals something troubling.
Olympus Has Fallen
[2013]
 
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Movie | Action, Thriller | 1h 59min
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Disgraced Secret Service agent (and former presidential guard) Mike Banning finds himself trapped inside the White House in the wake of a terrorist attack; using his inside knowledge, Banning works with national security to rescue the President from his kidnappers.
The Fighter
[2010]
 
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Movie | Biography, Drama, Sport | 1h 56min
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A look at the early years of boxer "Irish" Micky Ward and his brother who helped train him before going pro in the mid 1980s.
London Has Fallen
[2016]
 
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Movie | Action, Crime, Drama | 1h 39min
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In London for the Prime Minister's funeral, Mike Banning discovers a plot to assassinate all the attending world leaders.
BoJack Horseman
[2014]
 
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TV Series | Animation, Comedy, Drama | 25min
BoJack Horseman was the star of the hit TV show "Horsin' Around" in the '90s, now he's washed up, living in Hollywood, complaining about everything, and wearing colorful sweaters.
21 Grams
[2003]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 2h 4min
A freak accident brings together a critically ill mathematician, a grieving mother, and a born-again ex-con.
Wayward Pines
[2015]
 
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TV Series | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller | 1h
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A Secret Service agent goes to Wayward Pines, Idaho, in search of two federal agents who have gone missing in the bucolic town. He soon learns that he may never get out of Wayward Pines alive.
Louie
[2010]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Drama | 22min
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The life of Louie C.K., a divorced comedian living in New York with two kids.
Righteous Kill
[2008]
 
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Movie | Action, Crime, Drama | 1h 41min
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Two veteran New York City detectives work on a case of serial executions of criminals who escaped justice.
Hide and Seek
[2005]
 
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Movie | Drama, Horror, Mystery | 1h 41min
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As a widower tries to piece together his life in the wake of his wife's suicide, his daughter finds solace, at first, in her imaginary friend.
Everybody's Fine
[2009]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Drama | 1h 39min
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A widower who realized his only connection to his family was through his wife sets off on an impromptu road trip to reunite with each of his grown children.
Veronica Mars
[2004]
 
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TV Series | Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller | 44min
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After her best friend is murdered, and her father is removed as county Sheriff, Veronica Mars dedicates her life to cracking the toughest mysteries in the affluent town of Neptune.
Charlie Countryman
[2013]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 1h 43min
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While traveling abroad, a guy falls for a Romanian beauty whose unreachable heart has its origins in her violent, charismatic ex.
The Angriest Man in Brooklyn
[2014]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 23min
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A perpetually angry man is informed he has 90 minutes to live and promptly sets out to reconcile with his family and friends in the short time he has left.
Mr. Woodcock
[2007]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Romance, Sport | 1h 27min
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Taken aback by his mother's wedding announcement, a young man returns home in an effort to stop her from marrying his old high school gym teacher, a man who made high school hell for generations of students.
Movie | Adventure, Crime, Drama | 2h 1min
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Ranch hand Pete Perkins looks to fulfill the promise to his recently deceased best friend by burying him in his hometown in Mexico.
Mildred Pierce
[2011]
 
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Mini Series | Drama | 5h 36min
Divorced single mom Mildred Pierce decides to open a restaurant business, which tears at the already-strained relationship with her ambitious elder daughter, Veda.
The L Word
[2004]
 
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TV Series | Drama, Romance | 50min
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Follows the lives and loves of a small, close-knit group of gay women living in Los Angeles as well as the friends and family members that either support or loathe them.
Veronika Decides to Die
[2009]
 
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Movie | Drama, Romance | 1h 43min
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After a frantic suicide attempt, Veronika awakens inside a mysterious mental asylum. Under the supervision of an unorthodox psychiatrist who specializes in controversial treatment, Veronika learns that she has only weeks to live.
Shark
[2006]
 
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TV Series | Crime, Drama, Mystery | 1h
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Sebastian Stark is a Los Angeles hot-shot lawyer, who leaves his lucrative career as a defender of rich criminals to try public prosecution under the District Attorney. He forms a trial team of his own, consisting of young lawyers, like Casey Woodland, son of a legislator, who get an opportunity to learn straight from the master, if they can stand his hellish pace, and walk the tight rope between respecting... see more
According to Greta
[2009]
 
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Movie | Drama, Romance | 1h 32min
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A suicidal and rebellious teenager is sent to live with her grandparents for the summer, where life takes an unexpected turn.
The Alphabet Killer
[2008]
 
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Movie | Crime, Mystery, Thriller | 1h 38min
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Based on the true story of the double initial killings in Rochester, NY.
The Cake Eaters
[2007]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 1h 26min
Two families are brought together by the return of one family's son -- a reunion that conjures up old ghosts and issues that must be addressed.
Homicide: Life on the Street
[1993]
 
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TV Series | Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller | 1h
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A police homicide investigation unit investigates violent crimes in the city of Baltimore.
The 84th Annual Academy Awards
[2012]
 
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TV Special | Comedy
Directed by:
Annual awards presentation honoring the best film achievements of 2011.
The Ashram
[2018]
 
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Movie | Fantasy, Thriller | 1h 25min
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After receiving a cryptic message, American skeptic Jamie travels to the Indian Himalayas to pick up on the trail of his missing girlfriend. There, he discovers a secretive community led by a guru with strange powers who may or may not be involved in her disappearance. As Jamie travels deeper down the rabbit hole, he quickly realizes he may have uncovered more than he bargained for, and that this mysterious... see more
American Gun
[2005]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 35min
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Seemingly disparate portraits of people -- among them a single mother, a high school principal, and an ace student -- Distinctly American -- all affected by the proliferation of guns in American society.
The 81st Annual Academy Awards
[2009]
 
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TV Special | 3h 30min
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Annual awards presentation honoring the best film achievements of 2008.
Black Irish
[2007]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 35min
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A teenage boy longs to win the attention of his emotionally distant father.
The 83rd Annual Academy Awards
[2011]
 
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TV Special | 3h 14min
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The 83rd Annual Academy Awards honoring the best in film for the year 2010.
The Equalizer
[1985]
 
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TV Series | Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller | 48min
A retired Intelligence Agent turned private detective helps various threatened clients to equalize the odds.
Stephanie Daley
[2006]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 32min
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Pregnant forensic psychologist Lydie Crane is hired to learn the truth behind the case of 16-year-old Stephanie Daley, who is accused of concealing her pregnancy and murdering her infant.
Scarlett
[1994]
 
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Mini Series | Drama, Romance | 6h
Atlanta, 1873. It's another day (Melanie's funeral, in fact), and Scarlett is determined to win back Rhett (who's spending a lot of time with Belle Watling). First, she goes to Tara and spats with Sue Ellen over Tara. Then she goes to Charleston, presenting herself to Rhett's mother and friends, to Rhett's dismay. But when she's caught in a compromising position with Ashely, she retires to her mother's... see more
Homicide: The Movie
[2000]
 
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TV Movie | Crime, Drama
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Al Giardello is fatally shot, and the detectives of the Baltimore Homicide Unit return to work to solve the case, including Howard, Munch, Bayliss, Meldrick, Bolander and Kellerman.
TV Special
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The annual Golden Globe Awards hosted by Ricky Gervais
The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards
[2016]
 
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TV Special | 2h 7min
Second-time host Jimmy Kimmel brings the top names in the television industry together for a night dedicated to the year's best performances on network and primetime television and to recognize excellence in their field.
True Adolescents
[2009]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 28min
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Craig Johnson's poised and poignant first feature follows Sam (Mark Duplass), an, unbeknownst to him, washed-up rocker in the early stages of haggard. Jobless and apartment-less, he crashes with his aunt (a compassionate Melissa Leo) as a last resort and becomes reluctant camping-trip chaperone to her teenage son and a pal. That the three males are on par, maturity-wise, makes for engaging ensemble... see more
Movie | Comedy, Music | 1h 38min
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A singer-songwriter hits the road with a self-appointed music revolutionary.
The Young Riders
[1989]
 
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TV Series | Romance, Western | 1h
Created by:
The adventures of the riders of the Pony Express.
All My Children
[1970]
 
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TV Series | Drama, Mystery, Romance | 1h
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Set in the fictional East Coast suburb Pine Valley, All My Children is the decades-old, risk-taking soap that centers around Erica Kane and her long line of husbands.
The Dry Land
[2010]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 32min
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A U.S. soldier returning home from war struggles to reconcile his experiences abroad with the life and family he left in Texas.
The Arsenio Hall Show
[2013]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show | 1h
Directed by:
The 65th Primetime Emmy Awards
[2013]
 
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TV Special
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An awards ceremony honoring the best in American primetime television programming.
The Ballad of Little Jo
[1993]
 
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Movie | Drama, Romance, Western | 2h 1min
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Based on a true story, this is the tale of Josephine Monaghan, a young woman of the mid-nineteenth century who is thrown out of her parents' home after being seduced by the family's portrait photographer and giving birth to his child. Josephine quickly learns that young, female, pretty, and alone are a bad combination for life in the wild west. In her desperation to survive, Josephine disguises herself... see more
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 Ever After
[2014]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 27min
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Lovers struggle to overcome the everyday temptations of an ordinary human life; what they discover is somewhat extraordinary.
Runaway
[2005]
 
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Movie | Drama, Thriller | 1h 20min
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Michael Adler has run away from his suburban home with his little brother Dylan. Hiding out in a quiet, rural town, Michael's convinced he can make a better life for both of them. While Dylan stays holed up in a cheap motel all day, Michael works at a convenience store where everything starts to come together for him. But as Michael falls in love with his beautiful co-worker, Carly, his past begins... see more
Deadtime Stories
[1986]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Horror | 1h 33min
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A babysitting uncle tells his charges three horror stories--about a killer witch, Little Red Riding Hood and a werewolf, and a story about "Goldi Lox" and the three bears.
The 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards
[2011]
 
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TV Special
Directed by:
Ball Don't Lie
[2008]
 
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Movie | Drama
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A skinny high school junior and basketball prodigy from Venice, California burdened with early life tragedy (callous foster care) and Obsessive-Compulsive disorder, Sticky manages to surpass his limits whenever he has a ball in his hands.
The Parting Glass
[2018]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 35min
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A family dealing with their sister's death travel across country to collect her belongings and piece together their memories of the woman they lost.
The 24 Hour Woman
[1999]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 33min
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Grace tries to be the perfect mother and TV producer but finds trouble in juggling both.
Made in Hollywood
[2005]
 
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TV Series | Talk-Show | 1h
"MADE IN HOLLYWOOD", is an inventive behind-the-screen entertainment news, headline; magazine-styled series, featuring exclusive celebrity interviews with Hollywood's premiere talent. There is on-set coverage with directors, writers & producers, and previews of upcoming motion picture and DVD releases. "MADE IN HOLLYWOOD" also gives the viewer a look at how special effects artists, and their tech wizards... see more
Last Summer in the Hamptons
[1995]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 48min
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Filmed entirely on location in East Hampton, Long Island, "Last Summer in the Hamptons" concerns a large theatrical family spending the last weekend of their summer together at the decades-old family retreat which economic circumstances have forced them to put on the market. Victoria Foyt plays a young Hollywood actress whose visit wreaks havoc on the stellar group of family and friends - led by matriarch... see more
Hollywood Dreams
[2006]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 1h 40min
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In the City of Angels, a young Iowan girl (Frederick) fresh off the bus falls in love with a promising actor (Kirk).
TV Special | 1h 35min
Directed by:
One Night
[2007]
 
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Movie | Drama, Romance | 1h 37min
Directed by:
Fifteen New Yorkers go into a Friday night unaware of the fact that their lives are about to change. Larry, an A&R executive, has been sublimating his deep fear of getting older by carrying on an affair with his young assistant, Emily, unbeknownst to his stunning model girlfriend, Mia. Abby, a sensitive college student, worships her older boyfriend Marc, while thinking her friend Clarice is only a... see more
Always
[1985]
 
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Movie | Drama, Romance | 1h 45min
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A middle-aged couple, on the verge of proceeding with a divorce, find themselves questioning their decision to separate when fellow friends and neighbors, oblivious to their marital troubles, assemble at their house for a 4th of July Weekend party.
Legacy
[1998]
 
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TV Series | Drama | 1h
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An 18 episode show without a conclusion. A widower tries to raise his 4 children to carry on his legacy. The show is set on a horse farm and deals with the families struggle to keep their name pure while also embarking on their own adventures. The show was canceled and ends with things completely up on the air.
Video | Short | 21min
While travelling abroad to Bucharest, Romania, a footloose young man must undergo a dark and brutal trial by fire to save the love of his life in this flashy. violent comedy-drama starting Shia La Beouf, Evan Rachel Wood and Mads Mikkelsen.
Documentary | Documentary | 1h 28min
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Revisits President John F. Kennedy's presidential legacy through 21 of the more than 800,000 condolence letters written to Jackie Kennedy after JFK's assassination. Based on a book by Ellen Fitzpatrick
Queen of the Lot
[2010]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 2h
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An electronic ankle bracelet and being under house arrest aren't about to stop up-and-coming actress Maggie Chase (Tanna Frederick) from the two things she craves the most: real fame and true love. With more "Google points" than her Iowa hometown, but far less than Angelina Jolie, Maggie is desperate to claw her way off the B-list of action/adventure pictures and into major movie stardom. With a team... see more
Dear Lemon Lima
[2007]
 
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Short Movie | Family, Short | 11min
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A lonely girl with a vivid imagination struggles to plant seeds of love after her narcissistic sweetheart breaks her heart.
TV Movie | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 1h 30min
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When a state trooper is gunned down on a New Jersey highway, his friend and colleague sets out to track down the killers. Realizing the murder is connected to an extensive underground terrorist ring, he joins forces with the FBI on a massive five-state hunt.
TV Special | 2h
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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.
Advice
[2014]
 
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TV Series | Comedy, Short
Created by: ,
From Other Worlds
[2004]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Sci-Fi | 1h 28min
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A depressed Brooklyn housewife sleepwalks through her life until she is abducted by UFOs. Determined to solve the mystery of her otherworldly experiences, she embarks on a journey that leads to both romance and a new meaning of life.
Falling Objects
[2006]
 
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Short Movie | Short | 21min
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An art gallery manager, Isobel chooses between a loving but unfulfilling relationship and the risks of the unknown.
Who Is Henry Jaglom?
[1997]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 52min
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Henry Jaglom was hailed by some as a cinematic genius, a feminist voice and a true maverick of American cinema, dismissed by others as a voyeuristic, egomaniac fraud and the "world's worst director,"
Nasty Boys
[1989]
 
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TV Movie | 1h 40min
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When a narcotics team sent to bust some drug dealers are massacred. The police department form a special unit of undercover cops whose identities are withheld from the brass, and are only accountable to the leader, a Lieutenant. While they try to bust the dealers, the Lieutenant tries to find out who gave the dealers the information about the bust. And he suspects that it's someone in the DEA.
Santa Mesa
[2008]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 22min
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Following his mother's death, Hector arrives in Manila to live with his grandmother. Unable to speak Tagalog, Hector falls in with a street gang before a photographer takes him under his wing. Haunted by memories of his mother, Hector photographs an anonymous woman when suddenly, these seemingly disconnected lives collide.
Celebrity Page
[2013]
 
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TV Series | News | 30min
A look at the top stories in entertainment and celebrity news.
Midnight Son
[2007]
 
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Short Movie | Drama, Short, Thriller | 23min
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A mild-mannered professor leaves his wife one night to meet a stranger from an Internet chat room.
Silent Witness
[1985]
 
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TV Movie | Drama | 1h 36min
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The marriage of a young working-class woman is jeopardized when she witnesses her brother-in-law's participation in a gang rape of an intoxicated woman in a neighborhood bar.
The Bride in Black
[1990]
 
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TV Movie | Crime, Drama | 1h 36min
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A Brooklyn shopkeeper (Lucci) gets involved with an out-going artist (Soul) who has a mysterious past.
Nasty Boys
[1989]
 
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TV Series | Action, Crime | 1h
The Nasty Boys are a special unit of the Las Vegas Police Department. The unit consists of undercover cops and their identities are withheld, even from the department. They only answer to their boss, Lt. Krieger, who in turn only answers to the Chief. And if there is ever an instance that they have to bust the people they are working on, they wear ninja type outfits to conceal their identities.
Code of Ethics
[1999]
 
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Movie | Action | 1h 54min
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The administrator of a medical company is forced to match wits with a serial killer, who targets people who commit insurance fraud with the State's Medicaid system.
Gideon Oliver
[1989]
 
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TV Series | Adventure | 2h
Created by:
Gideon Oliver is an anthropology professor at Columbia University who uses his knowledge of other cultures to solve crimes, aided by his daughter/assistant Zina.
Documentary | Crime, Documentary, Drama
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A brief look at the history of "Homicide: Life on the Street", one of the best shows on television and its ratings history as well as some of the people on the show, as well as behind the camera. The primary focus of this PBS documentary is the "Subway" episode which aired on December 5, 1997 on NBC. This two-hour documentary follows the "Subway" episode from conception to award nominations.
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