American Actor

Adrien Brody

  • Apr 14, 1973 (age 47)
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2020
The French Dispatch
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MovieJul 24, 2020

The French Dispatch

A love letter to journalists set in an outpost of an American …
A love letter to journalists set in an outpost of an American newspaper in a fictional 20th-century French city that brings to life a collection of stories published in "The French Dispatch" magazine.
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2018
Air Strike
MovieOct 17, 2018

Air Strike

During World War II, five different Chinese people fight their …
During World War II, five different Chinese people fight their way through Japanese Air Force attacks to protect an important military machine in Chongqing, 1940.
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2017
Bullet Head
MovieDec 8, 2017

Bullet Head

Three career criminals find themselves trapped in a …
Three career criminals find themselves trapped in a warehouse with the law closing in and an even worse threat waiting inside - a nigh unstoppable killer dog.
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2016
Come Together: A Fashion Picture in Motion
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MovieNov 27, 2016

Come Together: A Fashion Picture in Mo…

Lone passengers are …
Lone passengers are traveling to join their loved ones for the Christmas holiday, but winter weather conspires to way-lay them.
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Manhattan Night
MovieMay 16, 2016

Manhattan Night

Manhattan Night is a 2016 American crime thriller film …
Manhattan Night is a 2016 American crime thriller film written and directed by Brian DeCubellis. It is based on the 1996 novel Manhattan Nocturne by Colin Harrison. The film stars Adrien Brody, Yvonne Strahovski, Jennifer Beals, Campbell Scott, Linda Lavin and Steven Berkoff. The film was released on May 20, 2016, by Lionsgate Premiere.
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Nomination2016

Outstanding Narrator

Nominated for "Breakthrough".
Primetime Emmy Award
2015
Septembers of Shiraz
MovieSep 15, 2015

Septembers of Shiraz

Prior to the Iranian revolution it was a place where people of all …
Prior to the Iranian revolution it was a place where people of all religions were allowed to flourish. This is the story of a prosperous Jewish family who abandon everything before they are consumed by the passions of revolutionaries.
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Backtrack
MovieApr 18, 2015

Backtrack

Backtrack is a 2015 mystery thriller film written, co-produced, …
Backtrack is a 2015 mystery thriller film written, co-produced, and directed by Michael Petroni. The film stars Adrien Brody, Bruce Spence, Sam Neill, Robin McLeavy, Malcolm Kennard, and Jenni Baird.
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Dragon Blade
MovieFeb 18, 2015

Dragon Blade

When corrupt Roman leader Tiberius arrives with a giant …
When corrupt Roman leader Tiberius arrives with a giant army to claim the Silk Road, Huo An and his group of trained warriors teams up with an elite legion of defected Roman soldiers led by General Lucius to maintain the delicate balance of power in the region. To protect his country and his new friends, Huo An gathers the warriors of thirty-six ethnic nations together to fight Tiberius in an incredible epic battle.
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Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie
Nomination2015

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Seri…

Nominated for "Houdini".
2014
American Heist
MovieSep 11, 2014

American Heist

James (Hayden Christensen) owes his life to his older brother, …
James (Hayden Christensen) owes his life to his older brother, Frankie (Adrien Brody) after taking the rap for a crime they committed together. While Frankie served time, James worked to turn his life around, got a steady job and began courting his former girlfriend Emily (Jordana Brewster). Now, Frankie is released and back on the streets with no money and no place to go. He turns to his underworld connections (Akon) and convinces James to join him in hopes that one last job will be the solution to change both their lives.
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Houdini
TV ShowSep 1, 2014

Houdini

Houdini is a two-part, four-hour History channel event …
Houdini is a two-part, four-hour History channel event miniseries written by Nicholas Meyer and directed by Uli Edel. It premiered on September 1, 2014. The series stars Adrien Brody as Harry Houdini and features the life of the legendary illusionist and escape artist from poverty to worldwide fame.
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The Grand Budapest Hotel
MovieFeb 6, 2014

The Grand Budapest Hotel

Gustav H., the famous …
Gustav H., the famous concierge at a legendary hotel situated in the Alps during the 1930's becomes the center of a farcical whirlwind of suspicion when one of his institution's oldest and richest patrons turns up dead, and she suspiciously leaves him her most priceless work of art -- a Renaissance painting of a boy with an apple. Infuriated that she left anything of value to anyone else, the woman's greedy and nefarious heir uses all manner of underhanded and illegal tactics to pin her death on Gustav and to silence anyone who questions his objective of inheriting every penny of her estate, leaving Gustav's trusted lobby boy Zero to clear Gustav's name and prove that the grand lady's killer is none other than her own son..
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2013
Peaky Blinders
TV ShowSep 12, 2013

Peaky Blinders

Peaky Blinders is a British period crime drama television series …
Peaky Blinders is a British period crime drama television series created by Steven Knight. Set in Birmingham, England, the series follows the exploits of the Shelby crime family in the direct aftermath of the First World War. The fictional family is loosely based on a real 19th century urban youth gang of the same name, who were active in the city from the 1890s to the early twentieth century.
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Third Person
MovieSep 9, 2013

Third Person

Michael (Liam Neeson) is a Pulitzer Prize-winning fiction author …
Michael (Liam Neeson) is a Pulitzer Prize-winning fiction author who has holed himself up in a hotel suite in Paris to finish his latest book. He recently left his wife, Elaine (Kim Basinger), and is having a tempestuous affair with Anna (Olivia Wilde), an ambitious young journalist who wants to write and publish fiction. At the same time, Scott (Adrien Brody), a shady American businessman, is in Italy to steal designs from fashion houses. Hating everything Italian, Scott wanders into the Café American" in search of something familiar to eat. There, he meets Monika (Moran Atias), a beautiful Roma woman, who is about to be reunited with her young daughter. When the money she has saved to pay her daughter's smuggler is stolen, Scott feels compelled to help. They take off together for a dangerous town in Southern Italy, where Scott starts to suspect that he is the patsy in an elaborate con game. Julia (Mila Kunis), an ex-soap opera actress, is caught in a custody battle for her 6 year-old son with her ex-husband Rick (James Franco), a famous New York artist. With her support cut off and her legal costs ruinous, Julia is reduced to working as a maid in the same upscale boutique hotel where she was once a frequent guest. Julia's lawyer Theresa (Maria Bello) has secured Julia one final chance to change the court's mind and be reunited with the child she loves. Rick's current girlfriend Sam (Loan Chabanol) is a compassionate onlooker.
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InAPPropriate Comedy
MovieMar 22, 2013

InAPPropriate Comedy

In this comedy film, a computer tablet full of the world's most …
In this comedy film, a computer tablet full of the world's most hilariously offensive apps breaks through the borders of political correctness, stirring up cultural anarchy.
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2012
Back to 1942
MovieNov 11, 2012

Back to 1942

A deadly drought in 1942 takes its toll on central China's Henan …
A deadly drought in 1942 takes its toll on central China's Henan province during the war against Japan.
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Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Nomination2012

Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a …

Nominated for "Midnight in Paris".
Screen Actors Guild Award
2011
Midnight in Paris
MovieMay 11, 2011

Midnight in Paris

The successful Hollywood screenplay writer Gil Pender …
The successful Hollywood screenplay writer Gil Pender is spending his vacation in Paris with his fiancée Inez and her parents since his future father-in-law is on a business trip. Gil is an aspiring novelist who loves Paris, and dreams of living in the city after getting married to Inez. Furthermore the romantic Gil believes that the golden age of Paris was in the 1920s and he loves to walk through the streets of the city. When Inez meets her former boyfriend, the pseudo-intellectual Paul, with his girlfriend Carol, they spend some time together visiting tourist attractions. At night they drink wine at a party and Paul invites the couple to go dancing with Carol and him. Gil, however, prefers to return walking alone to the hotel. At midnight an old car stops and the passengers invite him to go a party and soon he realizes that he is back in the 1920s, where he meets his favorite writers, musicians and artists and lives his dream.
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Detachment
MovieApr 25, 2011

Detachment

In Director Tony Kaye's Detachment, Academy …
In Director Tony Kaye's Detachment, Academy Award® winner Adrien Brody stars as Henry Barthes, an educator with a true talent to connect with his students. Yet Henry has chosen to bury his gift. By spending his days as a substitute teacher, he conveniently avoids any emotional connections by never staying anywhere long enough to form an attachment to either students or colleagues. When a new assignment places him at a public school where a frustrated, burned-out administration has created an apathetic student body, Henry quickly becomes a role model as a teacher who actually cares about the well-being of these students. In finding an emotional connection to the students but also fellow teachers and a runaway teen, he finds that he's not alone in a life and death struggle to find beauty in a seemingly vicious and loveless world.
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Wrecked
MovieApr 1, 2011

Wrecked

A man awakens in a mangled car-wreck at the bottom of a …
A man awakens in a mangled car-wreck at the bottom of a steep cliff. Injured and trapped inside, with no memory of how he got there or who he is, he must rely on his most primal instincts to survive. But as he attempts to free himself from the carnage and escape an impossible situation, a darker side is revealed. Even if he manages to survive, the man may have to face the horrible consequences of an earlier, forgotten life.
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2010
The Experiment
MovieJul 15, 2010

The Experiment

26 men are chosen to participate in the roles of guards and …
26 men are chosen to participate in the roles of guards and prisoners in a psychological study that ultimately spirals out of control.
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Predators
MovieJul 7, 2010

Predators

A group of elite warriors parachute into an unfamiliar jungle and …
A group of elite warriors parachute into an unfamiliar jungle and are hunted by members of a merciless alien race.
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High School
MovieJan 24, 2010

High School

A random drug test coincides with a high school valedictorian's …
A random drug test coincides with a high school valedictorian's first hit of pot. With his college scholarship at stake, he enlists the school's biggest stoner to help nullify the results of the screening - by getting the entire student body high.
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2009
Fantastic Mr. Fox
MovieOct 14, 2009

Fantastic Mr. Fox

An urbane fox cannot resist returning to his farm raiding …
An urbane fox cannot resist returning to his farm raiding ways and then must help his community survive the farmers' retaliation.
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Splice
MovieOct 6, 2009

Splice

Genetic engineers Clive Nicoli and Elsa Kast hope to achieve …
Genetic engineers Clive Nicoli and Elsa Kast hope to achieve fame by successfully splicing together the DNA of different animals to create new hybrid animals for medical use.
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Giallo
MovieJun 25, 2009

Giallo

In Italy, a woman fears her sister may have been kidnapped. …
In Italy, a woman fears her sister may have been kidnapped. Inspector Enzo Avolfi fears it's worse. They team up to rescue her from a sadistic killer known only as Yellow.
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2008
Cadillac Records
MovieNov 24, 2008

Cadillac Records

In this tale of sex, violence, race, and rock and roll in 1950s …
In this tale of sex, violence, race, and rock and roll in 1950s Chicago, "Cadillac Records" follows the exciting but turbulent lives of some of America's musical legends, including Muddy Waters, Leonard Chess, Little Walter, Howlin' Wolf, Etta James and Chuck Berry.
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The Brothers Bloom
MovieSep 9, 2008

The Brothers Bloom

The Brothers Bloom are the best con men in the world, …
The Brothers Bloom are the best con men in the world, swindling millionaires with complex scenarios of lust and intrigue. Now they've decided to take on one last job - showing a beautiful and eccentric heiress the time of her life with a romantic adventure that takes them around the world.
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Manolete
MovieAug 28, 2008

Manolete

The film starts in the trip from Sevilla to Linares, where …
The film starts in the trip from Sevilla to Linares, where Manolete stops in Córdoba to see his mother. He will be remembering some passages of his life.
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Outstanding Ensemble
Award2008

Outstanding Ensemble

Won award for "Cadillac Records".
Black Reel Award
Outstanding Ensemble
Nomination2008

Outstanding Ensemble

Nominated for "Cadillac Records".
Black Reel Award
2007
The Darjeeling Limited
MovieAug 1, 2007

The Darjeeling Limited

The Darjeeling Limited is a …
The Darjeeling Limited is a 2007 comedy drama. The film centers around three brothers who decide to travel by train across India in order to connect with their mother. Each one of the three brothers suffers from their own problems that are all very much western. One is dealing with extreme levels of depression, another with an unhappy relationship with his pregnant wife, and the third is suffering from a lover for a woman who is very bad for him. As the three travel by train their problems become more apparent, and they continue to struggle to resolve them. The Darjeeling Limited features dry humor, complex characters, and a very interesting setting. The Darjeeling Limited was directed by Wes Anderson, and was written by Wes Anderson, Roman Coppola. Wes Anderson also directed such films as Moonrise Kingdom, The Grand Budapest Hotel, The Royal Tenebaums, and Fantastic Mr. Fox. The Darjeeling Limited features a cast of Owen Wilson, Adrien Brody, and Jason Schwartzman.
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2006
Hollywoodland
MovieAug 31, 2006

Hollywoodland

Hollywoodland is a 2006 American neo-noir period mystery film …
Hollywoodland is a 2006 American neo-noir period mystery film directed by Allen Coulter and written by Paul Bernbaum. The story presents a fictionalized account of the circumstances surrounding the death of actor George Reeves (played by Ben Affleck), the star of the 1950s film Superman and the Mole Men and television series Adventures of Superman. Adrien Brody stars as a fictional character, Louis Simo, a private detective investigating Toni Mannix (Diane Lane), who was involved in a long romantic relationship with Reeves and was the wife of MGM studio executive Eddie Mannix (Bob Hoskins). Reeves had ended the affair and had become engaged to a younger woman, aspiring actress Leonore Lemmon (Robin Tunney).
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Elsa Pataky
Relationship2006

Elsa Pataky

Elsa Lafuente Medianu (born 18 July 1976), known …
Elsa Lafuente Medianu (born 18 July 1976), known professionally as Elsa Pataky, is a Spanish model, actress, and film producer. Pataky is known for her role as Elena Neves in The Fast and the Furious franchise. She has appeared in the films Snakes on a Plane (2006), Giallo (2009) and Give 'Em Hell, Malone (2009). She also starred in the Spanish film Di Di Hollywood (2010).
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2005
King Kong
MovieDec 5, 2005

King Kong

A greedy film producer assembles a team of moviemakers and …
A greedy film producer assembles a team of moviemakers and sets out for the infamous Skull Island, where they find more than just cannibalistic natives.
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The Jacket
MovieJan 23, 2005

The Jacket

A Gulf war veteran is wrongly sent to a mental institution for …
A Gulf war veteran is wrongly sent to a mental institution for insane criminals, where he becomes the object of a doctor's experiments, and his life is completely affected by them.
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2004
The Village
MovieJul 26, 2004

The Village

A series of events tests the beliefs of a small isolated …
A series of events tests the beliefs of a small isolated countryside village.
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2003
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Nomination2003

Outstanding Performance by a Male Act…

Nominated for "The Pianist".
Screen Actors Guild Award
Best Actor
Nomination2003

Best Actor

Nominated for "The Pianist".
Polish Academy Award
Best Actor
Nomination2003

Best Actor

Nominated for "The Pianist".
César Award
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Nomination2003

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Nominated for "The Pianist".
BAFTA Award
Best Actor
Award2003

Best Actor

Won award for "The Pianist".
César Award
2002
The Pianist
MovieMay 24, 2002

The Pianist

In this adaptation of the autobiography "The Pianist: …
In this adaptation of the autobiography "The Pianist: The Extraordinary True Story of One Man's Survival in Warsaw, 1939-1945," Wladyslaw Szpilman, a Polish Jewish radio station pianist, sees Warsaw change gradually as World War II begins. Szpilman is forced into the Warsaw Ghetto, but is later separated from his family during Operation Reinhard. From this time until the concentration camp prisoners are released, Szpilman hides in various locations among the ruins of Warsaw.
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Dummy
MovieFeb 21, 2002

Dummy

An ex-office worker becomes a ventriloquist, leading to a …
An ex-office worker becomes a ventriloquist, leading to a date with his unemployment counselor; but his quirky family and a gauche female friend may thwart his new career and love life.
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Best Actor
Nomination2002

Best Actor

Nominated for "The Pianist".
National Society of Film Critics Award
Best Actor
Award2002

Best Actor

Won award for "The Pianist".
Boston Society of Film Critics Award
Best Actor
Award2002

Best Actor

Won award for "The Pianist".
National Society of Film Critics Award
Best Actor
Award2002

Best Actor

Won award for "The Pianist".
Academy Award
Best Actor
Nomination2002

Best Actor

Nominated for "The Pianist".
Academy Award
Best Actor
Nomination2002

Best Actor

Nominated for "The Pianist".
European Film Awards Audience Award
Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama
Nomination2002

Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama

Nominated for "The Pianist".
Golden Globe Award
2001
The Affair of the Necklace
MovieNov 20, 2001

The Affair of the Necklace

In pre-Revolutionary France, …
In pre-Revolutionary France, a young aristocratic woman left penniless by the political unrest in the country, must avenge her family's fall from grace by scheming to steal a priceless necklace.
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Love the Hard Way
MovieAug 8, 2001

Love the Hard Way

The story of a petty thief who meets an innocent young woman …
The story of a petty thief who meets an innocent young woman and brings her into his world of crime while she teaches him the lessons of enjoying life and being loved.
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Best Male Lead
Nomination2001

Best Male Lead

Nominated for "Restaurant".
Independent Spirit Award
2000
Bread and Roses
MovieMay 10, 2000

Bread and Roses

Maya is a quick-witted young woman who comes over the …
Maya is a quick-witted young woman who comes over the Mexican border without papers and makes her way to the LA home of her older sister Rosa. Rosa gets Maya a job as a janitor: a non-union janitorial service has the contract, the foul-mouthed supervisor can fire workers on a whim, and the service-workers' union has assigned organizer Sam Shapiro to bring its "justice for janitors" campaign to the building. Sam finds Maya a willing listener, she's also attracted to him. Rosa resists, she has an ailing husband to consider. The workers try for public support; management intimidates workers to divide and conquer. Rosa and Maya as well as workers and management may be set to collide.
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1999
Liberty Heights
MovieNov 17, 1999

Liberty Heights

Anti-Semitism, race relations, coming of age, and fathers …
Anti-Semitism, race relations, coming of age, and fathers and sons: in Baltimore from fall, 1954, to fall, 1955. Racial integration comes to the high school, TV is killing burlesque, and ...
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Oxygen
MovieNov 12, 1999

Oxygen

A masochistic cop, who hides her predilection from her cop …
A masochistic cop, who hides her predilection from her cop husband, gets involved in pursuing a kidnapper nicknamed Harry for Harry Houdini, who has kidnapped a rich woman and has buried ...
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Summer of Sam
MovieMay 20, 1999

Summer of Sam

Spike Lee's take on the "Son of Sam" murders in New York …
Spike Lee's take on the "Son of Sam" murders in New York City during the summer of 1977 centering on the residents of an Italian-American Northeast Bronx neighborhood who live in fear and distrust of one another.
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Best Cast – Motion Picture
Award1999

Best Cast – Motion Picture

Won award for "The Thin Red Line".
Satellite Award
1998
The Thin Red Line
MovieDec 22, 1998

The Thin Red Line

U.S. Army Private Witt (AWOL) is found and imprisoned on a …
U.S. Army Private Witt (AWOL) is found and imprisoned on a troop carrier by his company First Sergeant, Welsh.The men of C Company,1st Battalion,27th Infantry Regiment,25th Infantry Division have been brought to Guadalcanal as reinforcements in the campaign to secure Henderson Field and seize the island from the Japanese. They arrive near Hill 210, a key Japanese position. Their task is to capture the hill at all cost. What happens next is a story developing about redemption and the meaningless of war. Regardless the outcome.
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Restaurant
MovieApr 17, 1998

Restaurant

A few young waiters at a popular New Jersey restaurant are …
A few young waiters at a popular New Jersey restaurant are dreaming of becoming actors or otherwise getting into the artistic community.
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1996
Solo
MovieAug 23, 1996

Solo

Mario Van Peebles stars as an android killing weapon …
Mario Van Peebles stars as an android killing weapon designed by the military and utilized to enter into a Latin American war to destroy the rebels - natives fighting simply to maintain their freedom. Contrary to his programming, he develops an affinity for the villagers and decides to help them fight back. This lets his creators bring him back and ultimately leads to one of them being given more powerful circuitry to defeat him.
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Bullet
MovieFeb 7, 1996

Bullet

A Jewish junkie is paroled after 8 years in prison, and once …
A Jewish junkie is paroled after 8 years in prison, and once back on the street, rips off a drug dealer whom he already had a grudge against. The drug dealer hires an enforcer to retaliate, and things quickly escalate out of control. With only two friends to back him up, the junkie prepares for the inevitable showdown.
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1994
Angels in the Outfield
MovieJul 10, 1994

Angels in the Outfield

Roger, who has lost his …
Roger, who has lost his mother, is living separated from his father. As he and his friend J.P. are fans of the California Angels baseball team, he has got only two dreams: living together with a real family and seeing the Angels winning the Pennant.
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1993
King of the Hill
MovieMay 19, 1993

King of the Hill

A young boy struggles on his own in a run-down motel after his …
A young boy struggles on his own in a run-down motel after his parents and younger brother are separated from him in 1930s Depression-era Midwest.
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1991
The Boy Who Cried Bitch
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MovieOct 11, 1991

The Boy Who Cried Bitch

A psychotic 12 year old …
A psychotic 12 year old makes life hell for his emotionally frail mother.
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1989
New York Stories
MovieMar 1, 1989

New York Stories

A middle-aged artist obsessed with his pretty young assistant, a …
A middle-aged artist obsessed with his pretty young assistant, a precocious 12 year old living in a hotel, and a neurotic lawyer with a possessive mother make up three Gotham tales.
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1975
Saturday Night Live
TV ShowOct 11, 1975

Saturday Night Live

Saturday Night Live (SNL) is an American late-night live …
Saturday Night Live (SNL) is an American late-night live television variety show created by Lorne Michaels and developed by Dick Ebersol. The show premiered on NBC on October 11, 1975, under the original title NBC's Saturday Night. The show's comedy sketches, which often parody contemporary culture and politics, are performed by a large and varying cast of repertory and newer cast members. Each episode is hosted by a celebrity guest, who usually delivers the opening monologue and performs in sketches with the cast as with featured performances by a musical guest. An episode normally begins with a cold open sketch that ends with someone breaking character and proclaiming, "Live from New York, it's Saturday Night!", properly beginning the show.
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1973
Adrien Brody
BirthApril 1973

Adrien Brody

Adrien Brody was born.
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