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Ron Howard
Born March 1, 1954 (age 65)
Ronald William Howard (born March 1, 1954) is an American actor and filmmaker. Howard is best known for playing two high-profile roles in television sitcoms in his youth and directing a number of successful feature films later in his career.
Howard first came to prominence playing young Opie Taylor in the sitcom The Andy Griffith Show for eight years and later playing teenager Richie Cunningham... full bio
Solo: A Star Wars Story
[2018]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi | 2h 15min
During an adventure into the criminal underworld, Han Solo meets his future co-pilot Chewbacca and encounters Lando Calrissian years before joining the Rebellion.
Rush
[2013]
 
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Movie | Action, Biography, Drama | 2h 3min
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The merciless 1970s rivalry between Formula One rivals James Hunt and Niki Lauda.
A Beautiful Mind
[2001]
 
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Movie | Biography, Drama | 2h 15min
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After John Nash, a brilliant but asocial mathematician, accepts secret work in cryptography, his life takes a turn for the nightmarish.
Inferno
[2016]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Crime | 2h 1min
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When Robert Langdon wakes up in an Italian hospital with amnesia, he teams up with Dr. Sienna Brooks, and together they must race across Europe against the clock to foil a deadly global plot.
The Da Vinci Code
[2006]
 
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Movie | Mystery, Thriller | 2h 29min
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A murder inside the Louvre, and clues in Da Vinci paintings, lead to the discovery of a religious mystery protected by a secret society for two thousand years, which could shake the foundations of Christianity.
Angels & Demons
[2009]
 
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Movie | Mystery, Thriller | 2h 18min
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Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon works with a nuclear physicist to solve a murder and prevent a terrorist act against the Vatican during one of the significant events within the church.
Pavarotti
[2019]
 
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Documentary | Biography, Documentary, Music | 1h 54min
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A look at the life and work of opera legend, Luciano Pavarotti.
In the Heart of the Sea
[2015]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Biography | 2h 2min
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A recounting of a New England whaling ship's sinking by a giant whale in 1820, an experience that later inspired the great novel Moby-Dick.
Cinderella Man
[2005]
 
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Movie | Biography, Drama, Sport | 2h 24min
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The story of James Braddock, a supposedly washed-up boxer who came back to become a champion and an inspiration in the 1930s.
Apollo 13
[1995]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Drama, History | 2h 20min
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NASA must devise a strategy to return Apollo 13 to Earth safely after the spacecraft undergoes massive internal damage putting the lives of the three astronauts on board in jeopardy.
How the Grinch Stole Christmas
[2000]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Family, Fantasy | 1h 44min
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On the outskirts of Whoville, there lives a green, revenge-seeking Grinch who plans on ruining the Christmas holiday for all of the citizens of the town.
Frost/Nixon
[2008]
 
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Movie | Biography, Drama | 2h 2min
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A dramatic retelling of the post-Watergate television interviews between British talk-show host David Frost and former president Richard Nixon.
The Dilemma
[2011]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 51min
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A man discovers that his best friend's wife is having an affair.
Ransom
[1996]
 
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Movie | Crime, Thriller | 2h 1min
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When a rich man's son is kidnapped, he cooperates with the police at first but then tries a unique tactic against the criminals.
Willow
[1988]
 
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Movie | Action, Adventure, Drama | 2h 6min
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A reluctant dwarf must play a critical role in protecting a special baby from an evil queen.
Backdraft
[1991]
 
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Movie | Action, Crime, Drama | 2h 17min
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Two Chicago firefighter brothers, who don't get along, have to work together while a dangerous arsonist is on the loose.
Documentary | Documentary, Music | 1h 46min
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A compilation of found footage featuring music, interviews, and stories of The Beatles' 250 concerts from 1963 to 1966.
Far and Away
[1992]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Drama, Romance | 2h 20min
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A young Irish couple flee to the States, but subsequently struggle to obtain land and prosper freely.
Edtv
[1999]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 2h 2min
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A video store clerk agrees to have his life filmed by a camera crew for a television show.
The Missing
[2003]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Thriller, Western | 2h 17min
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In 1885 New Mexico, a frontier medicine woman forms an uneasy alliance with her estranged father when her daughter is kidnapped by an Apache brujo.
Splash
[1984]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance | 1h 51min
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A young man is reunited with a mermaid who saves him from drowning as a boy and falls in love not knowing who/what she is.
Cocoon
[1985]
 
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Movie | Sci-Fi | 1h 57min
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When a group of trespassing seniors swim in a pool containing alien cocoons, they find themselves energized with youthful vigour.
Parenthood
[1989]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 2h 4min
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The Buckmans are a midwestern family all dealing with their lives: estranged relatives, raising children, pressures of the job, and learning to be a good parent and spouse.
The Paper
[1994]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 52min
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Henry Hackett is the editor of a New York City tabloid. He is a workaholic who loves his job, but the long hours and low pay are leading to discontent. Also, publisher Bernie White faces financial straits, and has hatchetman Alicia Clark, Henry's nemesis, impose unpopular cutbacks. Henry's wife Martha, a hugely pregnant former reporter of his, is fed up because he has so little time for his family... see more
Night Shift
[1982]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 46min
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A morgue attendant is talked into running a brothel at his workplace after a deceased pimp is sent there. However, the pimp's killers don't look too kindly on this new 'business', nor does the morgue's owner.
Gung Ho
[1986]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 51min
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When a Japanese car company buys an American plant, the American liaison must mediate the clash of work attitudes between the foreign management and native labor.
Made in America
[2013]
 
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Documentary | Documentary, Music | 1h 33min
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Hip-hop artist Jay-Z organizes the "Budweiser Made In America" music festival.
Presidential Reunion
[2010]
 
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Video | Comedy, Short | 6min
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He is George Bush and is the president
Grand Theft Auto
[1977]
 
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Movie | Action, Comedy, Crime | 1h 24min
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A rich girl steals her dad's Rolls Royce and heads off to Las Vegas to get married. However, her angry parents, a jealous suitor, and a bunch of reward seekers are determined to stop her.
Skyward
[1980]
 
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TV Movie | Drama | 1h 40min
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An aging Bette Davis is a flight instructor at an old Texas airport. When a young girl in a wheelchair finds the airport by watching gliders fly, she decides she wants to learn how to fly. Davis teaches her to fly with some special controls compensating for her handicap. Howard Hessman is a aircraft repair service trying desperately to get an old airplane back in the air. The three, together, put the... see more
Cotton Candy
[1978]
 
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TV Movie | Comedy, Music | 1h 37min
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A group of high school friends form a rock band.
Through the Magic Pyramid
[1981]
 
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TV Movie | Action, Adventure, Family | 1h 37min
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A lad finds himself magically sent back to ancient Egypt where he and the young King Tut team up to stop their evil and overly ambitious elders.
Old Paint
[1969]
 
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Short Movie | Short, Western
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Video | Comedy, Short | 2min
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Short Movie | Short | 2min
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Deed of Daring-Do
[1969]
 
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Short Movie | Short
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Little Shots
[1983]
 
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TV Movie | Comedy, Family | 30min
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The adventures of the Little Shots, a group of pre-teen neighborhood children. In the pilot episode, the kids search for one last day of excitement before the summer ends and school begins.