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Alan Arkin

  • Mar 26, 1934 (age 86)
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2020
Spenser Confidential
MovieMar 6, 2020

Spenser Confidential

When two Boston police officers are murdered, ex-cop …
When two Boston police officers are murdered, ex-cop Spenser teams up with his no-nonsense roommate, Hawk, to take down criminals.
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2019
Dumbo
MovieMar 11, 2019

Dumbo

In this live-action remake of the animated original, a young …
In this live-action remake of the animated original, a young elephant born into circus life is abruptly separated from his mother. After the elephant caretaker finds that Dumbo's outrageously huge ears enable him to fly, crowds flock to see the baby elephant's magical talent. The struggling circus makes a comeback, only to be acquired by a sinister entrepreneur.
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Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries or Television Film
Nomination2019

Best Supporting Actor – Series, Minis…

Nominated for "The Kominsky Method".
Golden Globe Award
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Nomination2019

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Co…

Nominated for "The Kominsky Method".
Primetime Emmy Award
2018
The Kominsky Method
TV ShowNov 16, 2018

The Kominsky Method

The Kominsky Method is an American comedy web …
The Kominsky Method is an American comedy web television series, created by Chuck Lorre, that premiered on November 16, 2018, on Netflix. The series stars Michael Douglas, Alan Arkin, Sarah Baker, and Nancy Travis and follows an aging acting coach who, years earlier, had a brief moment of success as an actor. On January 17, 2019, it was announced that the series had been renewed for a second season, which premiered on October 25, 2019.
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Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries or Television Film
Nomination2018

Best Supporting Actor – Series, Minis…

Nominated for "The Kominsky Method".
Golden Globe Award
2017
Get Shorty
TV ShowAug 13, 2017

Get Shorty

Get Shorty is an American comedy-drama television …
Get Shorty is an American comedy-drama television series, based on the 1990 novel of the same name by Elmore Leonard, that premiered on August 13, 2017, on Epix. The series was created by Davey Holmes and stars Chris O'Dowd, Ray Romano, Sean Bridgers, Carolyn Dodd, Lidia Porto, Goya Robles, Megan Stevenson, Lucy Walters and Sarah Stiles. It has aired for three seasons, consisting of twenty seven episodes. In December 2018 it was renewed for a third season, which began airing on October 6, 2019.
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Going in Style
MovieMar 30, 2017

Going in Style

Desperate to pay the bills and come through for their …
Desperate to pay the bills and come through for their loved ones, three lifelong pals risk it all by embarking on a daring bid to knock off the very bank that absconded with their money.
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2015
Love the Coopers
MovieNov 4, 2015

Love the Coopers

When four generations of the Cooper clan come …
When four generations of the Cooper clan come together for their annual Christmas Eve celebration, a series of unexpected visitors and unlikely events turn the night upside down, leading them all toward a surprising rediscovery of family bonds and the spirit of the holiday.
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2014
BoJack Horseman
TV ShowAug 22, 2014

BoJack Horseman

BoJack Horseman is an American adult animated …
BoJack Horseman is an American adult animated web television series created by Raphael Bob-Waksberg. It stars Will Arnett, Amy Sedaris, Alison Brie, Paul F. Tompkins and Aaron Paul. Set primarily in Los Angeles, the series tells the story of BoJack Horseman (Arnett), the washed-up star of a 1990s sitcom who plans his return to celebrity relevance with an autobiography to be written by his ghostwriter Diane Nguyen (Brie). On his road back to stardom, BoJack also has to contend with the demands of his agent Princess Carolyn (Sedaris), his roommate Todd Chavez (Paul), and his former rival Mr. Peanutbutter (Tompkins). The show is designed by cartoonist Lisa Hanawalt, who has been friends with Bob-Waksberg since high school and had previously worked with him on the webcomic Tip Me Over, Pour Me Out.
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Million Dollar Arm
MovieMay 6, 2014

Million Dollar Arm

A sports agent stages an unconventional …
A sports agent stages an unconventional recruitment strategy to get talented Indian cricket players to play Major League Baseball.
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2013
Grudge Match
MovieDec 16, 2013

Grudge Match

Henry "Razor" Sharp and Billy "The Kid" McDonnen are …
Henry "Razor" Sharp and Billy "The Kid" McDonnen are two boxers who thirty years ago were rivals. Just before a big match Razor decides to retire because Billy slept with his girlfriend, Sally Rose and got her pregnant. Today a promoter, Dante Slate wants to have them fight each other but Razor doesn't want to. But when he loses his job and learns he's broke, he has no choice. So he trains under his old trainer. Billy while training, meets B.J., the son he had with Sally Rose and he asks B.J. to train him. And Sally Rose tries to get Razor to forgive her but he can't.
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The Incredible Burt Wonderstone
MovieMar 8, 2013

The Incredible Burt Wonderstone

Superstar magicians Burt …
Superstar magicians Burt Wonderstone (Steve Carell) and Anton Marvelton (Steve Buscemi) have ruled the Las Vegas Strip for years, raking in millions with illusions as big as Burt's growing ego. But lately the duo's greatest deception is their public friendship, while secretly they've grown to loathe each other. Facing cutthroat competition from guerrilla street magician Steve Gray (Jim Carrey), whose cult following surges with each outrageous stunt, even their show is starting to look stale. But there's still a chance Burt and Anton can save the act - both onstage and off - if only Burt can get back in touch with what made him love magic in the first place.
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Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Nomination2013

Outstanding Performance by a Male …

Nominated for "Argo".
Screen Actors Guild Award
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Nomination2013

Outstanding Performance by a Cast i…

Nominated for "Argo".
Screen Actors Guild Award
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Award2013

Outstanding Performance by a Cast i…

Won award for "Argo".
Screen Actors Guild Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Nomination2013

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Nominated for "Argo".
BAFTA Award
2012
Stand Up Guys
MovieSep 1, 2012

Stand Up Guys

Stand Up Guys is a 2012 American crime comedy …
Stand Up Guys is a 2012 American crime comedy film directed by Fisher Stevens and starring Al Pacino, Christopher Walken, and Alan Arkin. The film was released in North America on February 1, 2013. "Stand up guy" is an American phrase meaning a loyal and reliable friend.
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Argo
MovieAug 31, 2012

Argo

In 1979, the US Embassy in Iran is stormed by protesters …
In 1979, the US Embassy in Iran is stormed by protesters who then take everyone there captive. But 6 members manage to get out and go to the Canadian embassy. After a few months, the 6 are still there. And it's only a matter of time before the Iranians discover that 6 members of the embassy staff are missing. So the CIA must find a way to get them out. And so far they can't come up with a way. Tony Mendez, an ex filtration expert comes up with a plan. He will go in as a producer scouting for shooting locations for a movie and that the 6 are part of the production crew. So he goes to Hollywood and with help from a friend, makes it appear that he is a producer. And the movie they're producing is called Argo. Eventually he goes to Iran to tell them what they have to do.
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Best Supporting Actor
Nomination2012

Best Supporting Actor

Nominated for "Argo".
Critics' Choice Movie Award
Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture
Nomination2012

Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture

Nominated for "Argo".
Golden Globe Award
Best Supporting Actor
Nomination2012

Best Supporting Actor

Nominated for "Argo".
Academy Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Nomination2012

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Nominated for "Argo".
BAFTA Award
2011
The Change-Up
MovieAug 1, 2011

The Change-Up

The Change-Up is a 2011 American fantasy black …
The Change-Up is a 2011 American fantasy black comedy film produced and directed by David Dobkin, written by Jon Lucas and Scott Moore, and starring Ryan Reynolds and Jason Bateman. The film was released on August 5, 2011, in North America, by Universal Pictures to mostly negative reviews from critics.
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2009
City Island
MovieMar 23, 2009

City Island

Prison guard Vince tells Molly from acting class, that one …
Prison guard Vince tells Molly from acting class, that one inmate is his 24 y.o. love child. Vince takes him home to stay with his family - straight A son with fat girl fetish, college dropout/stripper daughter and cute wife.
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2008
Marley & Me
MovieDec 25, 2008

Marley & Me

A family learns important life lessons from their …
A family learns important life lessons from their adorable, but naughty and neurotic dog.
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Get Smart
MovieJun 19, 2008

Get Smart

American Maxwell Smart works for a Government spy …
American Maxwell Smart works for a Government spy agency in an administrative capacity. When the agency's head office is attacked, the Chief decides to assign Maxwell as a spy and partners him with sexy Agent 99, much to her chagrin. The duo nevertheless set off to combat their attackers by first parachuting off an airplane and landing in Russian territory - followed closely by an over seven feet tall, 400 pound goon, known simply as Dalip. The duo, handicapped by Maxwell's antics, will eventually have their identities compromised, and may be chalked up as casualties, while back in America their attackers have already planted a bomb that is set-up to explode in a concert.
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Sunshine Cleaning
MovieJan 18, 2008

Sunshine Cleaning

A family. Rose and Norah, in Albuquerque, lost their …
A family. Rose and Norah, in Albuquerque, lost their mother when they were young. Rose is responsible - a housecleaner, raising her seven-year-old son Oscar. She's also having an affair with Mac, a married cop, her high-school sweetheart. Norah can't hold a job. Their dad, Joe, is quirky. When Oscar is expelled for odd behavior, Rose wants to earn enough to send him to private school. Mac suggests she clean up after crime scenes, suicides, and deaths that go undiscovered for awhile. Rose enlists Norah, and Sunshine Cleaners is born. Norah bonds with the dead, Rose finds out that it's a regulated business, and complications arise. Can a family marked by tragedy sort things out?
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2007
Best Supporting Male
Award2007

Best Supporting Male

Won award for "Little Miss Sunshine".
Independent Spirit Award
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Award2007

Outstanding Performance by a Cast i…

Won award for "Little Miss Sunshine".
Screen Actors Guild Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Award2007

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Won award for "Little Miss Sunshine".
BAFTA Award
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Nomination2007

Outstanding Performance by a Male …

Nominated for "Little Miss Sunshine".
Screen Actors Guild Award
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Nomination2007

Outstanding Performance by a Cast i…

Nominated for "Little Miss Sunshine".
Screen Actors Guild Award
Best Supporting Male
Nomination2007

Best Supporting Male

Nominated for "Little Miss Sunshine".
Independent Spirit Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Nomination2007

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Nominated for "Little Miss Sunshine".
BAFTA Award
2006
The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause
MovieNov 2, 2006

The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Cla…

With Christmas quickly on …
With Christmas quickly on the way, Santa is faced with one problem after another. Production on the toy line is going down the drain. Santa's wife is about to give birth and he plans to spend time with her, his in-laws (who think Santa is a toymaker in Canada) and his ex-wife Laura, her husband Neil and their daughter Lucy. On the other hand, trouble is brewing when the malicious Jack Frost starts causing mayhem by demolishing the factory. And if things are way too out of line, there's always the option to using the Escape Clause.
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Firewall
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MovieFeb 2, 2006

Firewall

As a bid to pay off his family's randsom a security …
As a bid to pay off his family's randsom a security specialist named Jack Stanfield is forced into robbing a bank that he is protecting! His family gets kidnapped and taken to the middle of nowhere and it's up to Jack Stanfield to rescue his family and get the money back!
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Little Miss Sunshine
MovieJan 20, 2006

Little Miss Sunshine

Members (Greg Kinnear, Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Alan …
Members (Greg Kinnear, Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Alan Arkin) of a dysfunctional family set out on a road trip to watch their daughter take part in a children's beauty pageant.
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Best Supporting Actor
Award2006

Best Supporting Actor

Won award for "Little Miss Sunshine".
Academy Award
Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture
Nomination2006

Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture

Nominated for "Little Miss Sunshine".
Satellite Award
Best Ensemble Performance
Nomination2006

Best Ensemble Performance

Nominated for "Little Miss Sunshine".
Gotham Independent Film Award
Best Supporting Actor
Nomination2006

Best Supporting Actor

Nominated for "Little Miss Sunshine".
Critics' Choice Movie Award
Best Supporting Actor
Nomination2006

Best Supporting Actor

Nominated for "Little Miss Sunshine".
Academy Award
Best Supporting Actor
Nomination2006

Best Supporting Actor

Nominated for "Little Miss Sunshine".
National Society of Film Critics Award
2004
Noel
MovieSep 12, 2004

Noel

Christmas Eve in New York, and the lonely divorced …
Christmas Eve in New York, and the lonely divorced publisher, Rose Collins, needs a miracle to improve the health of her mother, interned in a hospital with Alzheimers. She feels sorry for another patient and meets his visitor. Meanwhile, Nina Vasquez breaks her engagement with her beloved fiancé Mike due to his suffocating jealousy, but misses him. Mike is stalked by a stranger, bartender Artie Venzuela. The poor Jules arranges to spend Christmas Eve in the hospital, where he spent the best Christmas of his life when he was a teenager. The lives of some of these characters cross with others along the night.
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2003
Nomination2003

Best Supporting Male

Nominated for "Thirteen Conversations About One Thing".
Independent Spirit Award
Nomination2003

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Li…

Nominated for "The Pentagon Papers".
2002
Nomination2002

Best Supporting Actor

Nominated for "Thirteen Conversations About One Thing".
National Society of Film Critics Award
1998
Will & Grace
TV ShowSep 21, 1998

Will & Grace

Will & Grace is an American sitcom television series …
Will & Grace is an American sitcom television series created by Max Mutchnick and David Kohan. Set in New York City, the show focuses on the friendship between best friends Will Truman (Eric McCormack), a gay lawyer, and Grace Adler (Debra Messing), a straight interior designer. The show was broadcast on NBC from September 21, 1998, to May 18, 2006, for a total of eight seasons, and returned to NBC on September 28, 2017. Will & Grace has been one of the most successful television series with gay principal characters.
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Slums of Beverly Hills
MovieMay 21, 1998

Slums of Beverly Hills

In 1976, a lower-middle …
In 1976, a lower-middle-class teenager struggles to cope living with her neurotic family of nomads on the outskirts of Beverly Hills.
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1997
Grosse Pointe Blank
MovieApr 11, 1997

Grosse Pointe Blank

Martin Blank is a professional assassin. He is sent on a …
Martin Blank is a professional assassin. He is sent on a mission to a small Detroit suburb, Grosse Pointe, and, by coincidence, his ten-year high school reunion party is taking place there at the same time.
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Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series
Nomination1997

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama …

Nominated for "Chicago Hope".
Primetime Emmy Award
1996
Suzanne Newlander Arkin
Marriage1996

Suzanne Newlander Arkin

Suzanne Newlander Arkin …
Suzanne Newlander Arkin is an actress, known for Blood (Thinner Than Water) (2004). She has been married to Alan Arkin since 1996.
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1994
Chicago Hope
TV ShowSep 18, 1994

Chicago Hope

Chicago Hope is an American medical drama television …
Chicago Hope is an American medical drama television series, created by David E. Kelley. It originally aired on CBS from September 18, 1994, to May 4, 2000. The series is set in a fictional private charitable hospital in Chicago, Illinois.
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1993
Indian Summer
MovieApr 23, 1993

Indian Summer

Seven friends reunite for a week-long reunion at a summer …
Seven friends reunite for a week-long reunion at a summer camp in Ontario they used to attend as children which is now threatened with being closed down.
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1992
Glengarry Glen Ross
MovieAug 30, 1992

Glengarry Glen Ross

Glengarry Glen Ross is a 1992 American drama film …
Glengarry Glen Ross is a 1992 American drama film adapted by David Mamet from his 1984 Pulitzer Prize-winning play of the same name, and directed by James Foley. The film depicts two days in the lives of four real estate salesmen and how desperate they become when the corporate office sends a trainer to "motivate" them. He tells them that, in a week's time, all except the top two salesmen will be fired. The story is set in Chicago; it was filmed in New York City.
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1991
The Rocketeer
MovieJun 19, 1991

The Rocketeer

A young pilot stumbles onto a prototype jetpack that …
A young pilot stumbles onto a prototype jetpack that allows him to become a high-flying masked hero.
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1990
Edward Scissorhands
MovieDec 6, 1990

Edward Scissorhands

A suburban housewife named Peg discovers a …
A suburban housewife named Peg discovers a mysterious man who has large scissors for hands living in a castle high atop a hill. Peg decides to bring Edward home and introduce him to her community. At first he seems to find his place, but his unwieldy metal hands soon prove dangerous to all who come near him.
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Coupe de Ville
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MovieMar 9, 1990

Coupe de Ville

Three brothers, a sergeant, a troublemaker and a …
Three brothers, a sergeant, a troublemaker and a dreamer meet for the first time in five years. They have met to drive home a car their father bought for their mother's 50th birthday. During the long ride home they get to know each other once again.
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1987
Escape from Sobibor
MovieApr 12, 1987

Escape from Sobibor

German death camp in Sobibor, Poland, killed two hundred …
German death camp in Sobibor, Poland, killed two hundred fifty thousand Jews. It had the most successful prisoner escape in World War II on October 14, 1943.
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Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie
Nomination1987

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited S…

Nominated for "Escape from Sobibor".
Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film
Nomination1987

Best Actor – Miniseries or Television …

Nominated for "Escape from Sobibor".
Golden Globe Award
1986
Nomination1986

Best Performance By An Actor In A S…

Nominated for "Joshua Then and Now".
Genie Award
Award1986

Best Performance By An Actor In A S…

Won award for "Joshua Then and Now".
Genie Award
1985
Best Spoken Word Album
Nomination1985

Best Spoken Word Album

Nominated for "Catch-22".
Grammy Award
1982
The Last Unicorn
MovieNov 19, 1982

The Last Unicorn

From a riddle-speaking butterfly (Richard Klein), a unicorn …
From a riddle-speaking butterfly (Richard Klein), a unicorn (Mia Farrow) learns that she is supposedly the last of her kind, all of the others having been herded away by the Red Bull. The unicorn sets out to discover the truth behind the butterfly's words. She is eventually joined on her quest by Schmendrick (Alan Arkin), a second-rate magician, and Molly Grue (Tammy Grimes), a middle-aged woman who dreamt all her life of seeing a unicorn. Their journey leads them far from home, all the way to the castle of King Haggard (Sir Christopher Lee).
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Award1982

Best Performance by a Foreign Actor

Won award for "Improper Channels".
Genie Award
Nomination1982

Best Performance by a Foreign Actor

Nominated for "Improper Channels".
Genie Award
1980
Simon
MovieFeb 1, 1980

Simon

A group of scientist take Simon, a psychology professor, as …
A group of scientist take Simon, a psychology professor, as a test person for a brainwash experiment. After that they try to convince him that he was a living-being from another planet.
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1979
The In-Laws
MovieJun 15, 1979

The In-Laws

In preparation for his daughter's wedding, dentist Sheldon …
In preparation for his daughter's wedding, dentist Sheldon Kornpett meets Vince Ricardo, the groom's father. Vince, a manic fellow who claims to be a government agent, then proceeds to drag Sheldon into a series of chases and misadventures from New York to Central America.
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1978
The Other Side of Hell
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MovieJan 17, 1978

The Other Side of Hell

A disturbed, but highly …
A disturbed, but highly intelligent man is sent to a criminally insane hospital to serve time and rehabilitate. But when he arrives, he discovers it's in fact a closed world where brutality is an everyday occurrence.
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1977
Fire Sale
MovieJun 8, 1977

Fire Sale

Benny and his wife Ruthie a getting set to drive down to …
Benny and his wife Ruthie a getting set to drive down to Florida, but Benny needs someone to look after his store while he's gone. Though he doesn't think much of him, Benny hands the responsibility over to his son, Russel. While Russel doesn't get much respect from his parents, he's better off than his brother, Ezra, whom Benny has gone so far as to disown. Ezra is currently battling with his work (coach of a high school basketball team that hasn't won in ages) and his wife (who keeps nagging him that she wants to have a baby as soon as possible) at the same time.
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1976
The Seven-Per-Cent Solution
MovieOct 24, 1976

The Seven-Per-Cent Solution

To treat his friend's …
To treat his friend's cocaine induced delusions, Watson lures Sherlock Holmes to Sigmund Freud.
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1975
Hearts of the West
MovieOct 4, 1975

Hearts of the West

Lewis Tater writes Wild West dime novels and dreams …
Lewis Tater writes Wild West dime novels and dreams of actually becoming a cowboy. When he goes west to find his dream, he finds himself in possession of the loot box of two crooks who tried to rob him. During his escape, Lewis stumbles on to the set of a Wild West movie, and through mishap and chance, becomes a star of Hollywood Westerns.
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Rafferty and the Gold Dust Twins
MovieFeb 2, 1975

Rafferty and the Gold Dust Twins

Hapless driving instructor …
Hapless driving instructor and former Gunnery Sergeant Rafferty, living in squalor near Hollywood, California, doesn't put up too much of a fight when two ladies hitch a ride and attempt to...
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1974
Freebie and the Bean
MovieDec 25, 1974

Freebie and the Bean

San Francisco police detectives Freebie and Bean are …
San Francisco police detectives Freebie and Bean are determined to bust local crime boss Red Meyers at any cost, even if this means destroying the whole city in the process.
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1973
Nomination1973

Best Direction of a Play

Nominated for "The Sunshine Boys".
Tony Award
1971
Little Murders
MovieFeb 9, 1971

Little Murders

An idealistic girl, Patsy Newquist, saves a young apathetic …
An idealistic girl, Patsy Newquist, saves a young apathetic photographer, Alfred Chamberlain, from a gang of hooligans. She falls for him, but he turns out to be a nihilist. They go out anyway. All this happens against the background of random shootings in NYC (at the time the play the movie is based on was written, the city was going broke). Her family accept him, but when she tries to change him and get him to find meaning in life, things go horribly wrong in a cruel twist of fate.
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1970
Catch-22
MovieJun 21, 1970

Catch-22

A bombardier in World War II tries desperately to escape …
A bombardier in World War II tries desperately to escape the insanity of the war. However, sometimes insanity is the only sane way to cope with a crazy situation. Catch-22 is a parody of a "military mentality", and of a bureaucratic society in general.
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Best Actor
Nomination1970

Best Actor

Nominated for "Catch-22".
National Society of Film Critics Award
Nomination1970

Outstanding Director

Nominated for "The White House Murder Case".
Drama Desk Award
Award1970

Outstanding Director

Won award for "The White House Murder Case".
Drama Desk Award
Award1970

Direction

Won award for "The White House Murder Case".
Obie Award
1969
Sesame Street
TV ShowNov 10, 1969

Sesame Street

Sesame Street is an American educational children's …
Sesame Street is an American educational children's television series that combines live action, sketch comedy, animation and puppetry. It is produced by Sesame Workshop (known as the Children's Television Workshop (CTW) until June 2000) and was created by Joan Ganz Cooney and Lloyd Morrisett. The program is known for its images communicated through the use of Jim Henson's Muppets, and includes short films, with humor and cultural references. The series premiered on November 10, 1969, to positive reviews, some controversy, and high viewership; it has aired on the U.S.'s national public television provider PBS since its debut, with its first run moving to premium channel HBO on January 16, 2016.
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Popi
MovieMay 27, 1969

Popi

Abraham is a Puerto Rican single parent with two …
Abraham is a Puerto Rican single parent with two boys. He is becoming very worried about them living in their run down neighborhood when one day he notices that Cubans who escape are lionized and given exceptional benefits. He thinks up a plot to have his sons washed ashore as Cuban immigrants who will be adopted by rich Anglos.
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Outstanding Director
Award1969

Outstanding Director

Won award for "Little Murders".
Drama Desk Award
Outstanding Director
Nomination1969

Outstanding Director

Nominated for "Little Murders".
Drama Desk Award
Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama
Nomination1969

Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama

Nominated for "Popi".
Golden Globe Award
1968
The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter
MovieJul 31, 1968

The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter

Singer is a deaf-mute …
Singer is a deaf-mute whose small world brings him in contact with a young girl, Mick, who cherishes a seemingly hopeless dream of becoming a concert pianist. At first hostile, Mick soon becomes friends with Singer, hoping to enlarge his small world. Three other central characters come to Singer for help also, each of them seeing in him a powerful force. Simply because he is a deaf mute, they are able to create their understanding of his being from their own desires.
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Inspector Clouseau
MovieFeb 14, 1968

Inspector Clouseau

Detective Inspector is borrowed from the Surete on special …
Detective Inspector is borrowed from the Surete on special assignment for Scotland Yard in hopes that a fresh outlook will help the government recover the loot from the Great Train Robbery, which is being used to underwrite a new crime wave. What they don't count on, however, is having more than one Closeeau on the job.
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Best Actor
Nomination1968

Best Actor

Nominated for "The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter".
Academy Award
Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama
Nomination1968

Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama

Nominated for "The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter".
Golden Globe Award
1967
Wait Until Dark
MovieOct 26, 1967

Wait Until Dark

A recently blinded woman is terrorized by a trio of thugs …
A recently blinded woman is terrorized by a trio of thugs while they search for a heroin-stuffed doll they believe is in her apartment.
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Nomination1967

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited S…

Nominated for "ABC Stage 67".
Nomination1967

Outstanding Single Performance By A…

Nominated for "ABC Stage 67".
Primetime Emmy Award
Anthony Arkin
Child1967

Anthony Arkin

Anthony Arkin was born in 1967. He is an actor and editor, …
Anthony Arkin was born in 1967. He is an actor and editor, known for The Americans (2013), Anything Else (2003) and An Introduction to the Schnelling 3000 (2013). He is married to Amelia Campbell.
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Most Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Roles
Nomination1967

Most Promising Newcomer to Leadin…

Nominated for "The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming".
BAFTA Award
1966
The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming
MovieMay 25, 1966

The Russians Are Coming, the Russi…

In the Cold War, when the …
In the Cold War, when the captain of a Russian submarine comes too close to the Gloucester Island in Massachusetts to give a look at America, the submarine gets stranded. A nine-man team commanded by Lieutenant Rozanov goes onshore to search a motor boat to release the submarine and arrives at the summer house of the New Yorker writer Walt Whittaker that is spending the weekend with his family in Gloucester. When he realizes that they are Russians, he believes that it is an invasion. Soon the information leaks, leading hysteria and paranoia along the inhabitants of the small village.
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Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
Award1966

Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical o…

Won award for "The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming".
Golden Globe Award
Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
Nomination1966

Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical o…

Nominated for "The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming".
Golden Globe Award
New Star of the Year – Actor
Nomination1966

New Star of the Year – Actor

Nominated for "The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming".
Golden Globe Award
Best Actor
Nomination1966

Best Actor

Nominated for "The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming".
Academy Award
1964
Barbara Dana
MarriageJune 1964

Barbara Dana

Barbara Dana was born on December 28, 1940 in …
Barbara Dana was born on December 28, 1940 in New York City, New York, USA. She is an actress and writer, known for The In-Laws (1979), New York Television Theatre (1965) and NET Playhouse (1964). She was previously married to Alan Arkin.
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1963
Award1963

Best Featured Actor in a Play

Won award for "Enter Laughing".
Tony Award
Nomination1963

Best Featured Actor in a Play

Nominated for "Enter Laughing".
Tony Award
1959
Matthew Arkin
ChildMarch 1959

Matthew Arkin

Matthew Arkin (born March 21, 1960) is an American actor …
Matthew Arkin (born March 21, 1960) is an American actor and acting instructor.
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1956
Adam Arkin
ChildAugust 1956

Adam Arkin

Adam Arkin (born August 19, 1956) is an American …
Adam Arkin (born August 19, 1956) is an American television, film and stage actor, and director. He is known for playing the role of Aaron Shutt on Chicago Hope. He has been nominated for numerous awards, including a Tony (Best Actor, 1991, I Hate Hamlet) as well as three primetime Emmys, four SAG Awards (Ensemble, Chicago Hope), and a DGA Award (My Louisiana Sky). In 2002, Arkin won a Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Directing in a Children's Special for My Louisiana Sky. He is also one of the three actors to portray Dale "The Whale" Biederbeck on Monk. Between 2007 and 2009, he starred in the NBC drama Life. Beginning in 1990 he had a guest role on Northern Exposure playing the angry paranoid Adam, for which he received an Emmy nomination. In 2009, he portrayed villain Ethan Zobelle, a white separatist gang leader, on the FX original series Sons of Anarchy.
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1955
Jeremy Yaffe
MarriageDecember 1955

Jeremy Yaffe

Married Jeremy Yaffe.
1934
Alan Arkin
BirthMarch 1934

Alan Arkin

Alan Arkin was born.
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