American Actor

Joaquin Phoenix

  • Oct 28, 1974 (age 45)
  • 5' 8" (1.73 m)
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2020
Guardians of Life
MovieFeb 3, 2020

Guardians of Life

This environmental short subject was made in collaboration …
This environmental short subject was made in collaboration with the protest group, Extinction Rebellion.
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Best Actor in a Leading Role
Nomination2020

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Nominated for "Joker".
BAFTA Award
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Award2020

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Won award for "Joker".
BAFTA Award
2019
Joker
MovieAug 31, 2019

Joker

A party clown and aspiring comedian dreams of …
A party clown and aspiring comedian dreams of making the world laugh. But living with his mother and suffering from a compulsive laughter disorder, he only feels isolated and ignored. His growing rage and obsession lead him down darker and darker paths, transforming the outcast into an icon of villainy.
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Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama
Award2019

Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama

Won award for "Joker".
Golden Globe Award
Best Actor
Nomination2019

Best Actor

Nominated for "Joker".
Academy Award
Best Actor
Award2019

Best Actor

Won award for "Joker".
Academy Award
Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama
Nomination2019

Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama

Nominated for "Joker".
Golden Globe Award
2018
Lou
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MovieSep 8, 2018

Lou

Lou, a teenage tomboy in a small Californian town, …
Lou, a teenage tomboy in a small Californian town, idolizes her single father. When he has a date over one night and she is cast out of the house, Lou wanders to the outer reaches of town and into a new era of teenage identity.
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The Sisters Brothers
MovieSep 2, 2018

The Sisters Brothers

In 1850s Oregon, the infamous duo of assassins, Eli …
In 1850s Oregon, the infamous duo of assassins, Eli Sisters (John C. Reilly) and Charlie Sisters (Joaquin Phoenix), chase a gold prospector and his unexpected ally.
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Mary Magdalene
MovieFeb 26, 2018

Mary Magdalene

Twelve men heard and spread the message of Jesus. …
Twelve men heard and spread the message of Jesus. Only one woman understood it.
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Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot
MovieJan 19, 2018

Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot

This biopic of Portland …
This biopic of Portland cartoonist John Callahan (Joaquin Phoenix) details how he found new purpose in life after his alcoholism led to a serious car crash that left him a quadriplegic. Along the way, he receives help from his AA sponsor (Jonah Hill) and develops a tender relationship with a caring physical therapist (Rooney Mara). Jack Black co-stars. Directed by Gus Van Sant.
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2017
You Were Never Really Here
MovieMay 27, 2017

You Were Never Really Here

A traumatized veteran, …
A traumatized veteran, unafraid of violence, tracks down missing girls for a living. When a job spins out of control, Joe's nightmares overtake him as a conspiracy is uncovered leading to what may be his death trip or his awakening.
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2015
Unity
MovieAug 12, 2015

Unity

Despite the advent of science, literature, technology, …
Despite the advent of science, literature, technology, philosophy, religion, and so on -- none of these has assuaged humankind from killing one another, the animals, and nature. UNITY is a film about why we can't seem to get along, even after thousands and thousands of years.
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Irrational Man
MovieMay 16, 2015

Irrational Man

Irrational Man is a 2015 American crime mystery …
Irrational Man is a 2015 American crime mystery drama film written and directed by Woody Allen, and starring Joaquin Phoenix, Emma Stone, Parker Posey and Jamie Blackley. The film was released on July 17, 2015, by Sony Pictures Classics in a limited release, later expanding wider.
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2014
Inherent Vice
MovieOct 4, 2014

Inherent Vice

In 1970, drug-fueled Los Angeles private …
In 1970, drug-fueled Los Angeles private investigator Larry "Doc" Sportello investigates the disappearance of a former girlfriend.
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Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
Nomination2014

Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical o…

Nominated for "Inherent Vice".
Golden Globe Award
2013
Her
MovieOct 12, 2013

Her

Theodore is a lonely man in the final stages of his divorce. …
Theodore is a lonely man in the final stages of his divorce. When he's not working as a letter writer, his down time is spent playing video games and occasionally hanging out with friends. He decides to purchase the new OS1, which is advertised as the world's first artificially intelligent operating system, "It's not just an operating system, it's a consciousness," the ad states. Theodore quickly finds himself drawn in with Samantha, the voice behind his OS1. As they start spending time together they grow closer and closer and eventually find themselves in love. Having fallen in love with his OS, Theodore finds himself dealing with feelings of both great joy and doubt. As an OS, Samantha has powerful intelligence that she uses to help Theodore in ways others hadn't, but how does she help him deal with his inner conflict of being in love with an OS?
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The Immigrant
MovieMay 24, 2013

The Immigrant

The year is 1921. Polish sisters Ewa (Marion Cotillard) and …
The year is 1921. Polish sisters Ewa (Marion Cotillard) and Magda Cybulski (Angela Sarafyan) are seeking a brighter future when they board a boat bound for New York City. Upon arriving on Ellis Island, however, Magda is placed in quarantine after receiving a grim and unexpected medical diagnosis. A stranger in a strange land, Ewa falls under the spell of the malevolent Bruno (Joaquin Phoenix), who forces her into prostitution. Yet a ray of hope soon comes in the form of Bruno's cousin Orlando (Jeremy Renner), a suave magician whose romantic interests in Ewa may be her ticket to a life worth living..
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Back Beyond
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MovieFeb 26, 2013

Back Beyond

A montage of unused scenes, shots and takes from P. T. …
A montage of unused scenes, shots and takes from P. T. Anderson's The Master (2012).
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Best Actor in a Leading Role
Nomination2013

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Nominated for "The Master".
BAFTA Award
Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
Nomination2013

Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical o…

Nominated for "Her".
Golden Globe Award
2012
The Master
MovieSep 1, 2012

The Master

After returning from the Second World War, having …
After returning from the Second World War, having witnessed many horrors, a charismatic intellectual creates a faith-based organization in an attempt to provide meaning to his life. He becomes known as "The Master". His right-hand man, a former drifter, begins to question both the belief system and The Master as the organization grows and gains a fervent following.
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Best Actor
Award2012

Best Actor

Won award for "The Master".
Volpi Cup
Best Actor
Nomination2012

Best Actor

Nominated for "The Master".
Critics' Choice Movie Award
Best Actor
Nomination2012

Best Actor

Nominated for "The Master".
AACTA International Award
Best Actor
Nomination2012

Best Actor

Nominated for "The Master".
Academy Award
Best Actor
Nomination2012

Best Actor

Nominated for "The Master".
National Society of Film Critics Award
Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama
Nomination2012

Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama

Nominated for "The Master".
Golden Globe Award
Best Actor – Motion Picture
Nomination2012

Best Actor – Motion Picture

Nominated for "The Master".
Satellite Award
Best Actor
Nomination2012

Best Actor

Nominated for "The Master".
Volpi Cup
2010
I'm Still Here
MovieSep 6, 2010

I'm Still Here

I'm Still Here is a portrayal of a tumultuous year in the life …
I'm Still Here is a portrayal of a tumultuous year in the life of actor Joaquin Phoenix. With remarkable access, the documentary follows the Oscar-nominee as he announces his retirement from a successful film career in the fall of 2008 and sets off to reinvent himself as a hip hop musician. The film is a portrait of an artist at a crossroads and explores notions of courage and creative reinvention, as well as the ramifications of a life spent in the public eye.
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2009
 Favorite Movie Actor
Nomination2009

Favorite Movie Actor

Nominated for "Two Lovers".
ALMA Award
2008
Two Lovers
MovieMay 19, 2008

Two Lovers

In this romantic drama, an awkward young man, who …
In this romantic drama, an awkward young man, who is living with his parents, is fixed up with a stable young woman by his parents. The relationship is put in jeopardy when an unstable neighbor catches his eye. Joaquin Phoenix, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Vinessa Shaw star.
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Nomination2008

Favorite Leading Man

Nominated for People's Choice Award For Favorite …
Nominated for People's Choice Award For Favorite Leading Man.
People's Choice Award
Award2008

Favorite Leading Man

Won People's Choice Award For Favorite Leading Man.
People's Choice Award
2007
Reservation Road
MovieSep 13, 2007

Reservation Road

The lives of two families change forever after a fatal …
The lives of two families change forever after a fatal tragedy takes place on Reservation Road.
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We Own the Night
MovieMay 25, 2007

We Own the Night

A New York City nightclub manager tries to save his …
A New York City nightclub manager tries to save his brother and father from Russian Mafia hitmen.
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2006
Award2006

Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visu…

Won award for "Walk The Line".
Grammy Award
Nomination2006

Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visu…

Nominated for "Walk The Line".
Grammy Award
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Nomination2006

Outstanding Performance by a Male …

Nominated for "Walk the Line".
Screen Actors Guild Award
Best Performance
Nomination2006

Best Performance

Nominated for "Walk the Line".
MTV Movie Award
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Nomination2006

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Nominated for "Walk the Line".
BAFTA Award
2005
Earthlings
MovieSep 24, 2005

Earthlings

Using hidden cameras and never-before-seen …
Using hidden cameras and never-before-seen footage, Earthlings chronicles the day-to-day practices of the largest industries in the world, all of which rely entirely on animals for profit.
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Walk the Line
MovieSep 4, 2005

Walk the Line

While growing up in the Great Depression era, Johnny …
While growing up in the Great Depression era, Johnny Cash takes an interest in music and eventually moves out of his Arkansas town to join the air force in Germany. While there, he buys his first guitar and writes his own music, and proposes to Vivian. When they got married, they settled in Tennessee and with a daughter, he supported the family by being a salesman. He discovers a man who can pursue his dreams and ends up getting a record with the boys. Shortly after that, he was on a short tour, promoting his songs, and meets the already famous and beautiful June Carter. Then as they get on the long-term tours with June, the boys, and Jerry Lee Lewis, they have this unspoken relationship that grows. But when June leaves the tour because of his behavior, he was a drug addict. His marriage was also falling apart, and when he sees June years later at an awards show, he forces June to tour with them again, promising June to support her two kids and herself. While the tour goes on, the relationship between June and John grow more,and his marriage to his first wife ends. June finds out about the drugs, and help him overcome it. True love and care helped John eventually stop the drug usage, and finally proposes to her in front of an audience at a show.
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Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
Award2005

Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical o…

Won award for "Walk the Line".
Golden Globe Award
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Nomination2005

Outstanding Performance by a Cast i…

Nominated for "Hotel Rwanda".
Screen Actors Guild Award
Choice Movie Actor: Drama
Nomination2005

Choice Movie Actor: Drama

Nominated for "Ladder 49".
Teen Choice Award
Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical Or Comedy
Nomination2005

Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical O…

Nominated for "Walk the Line".
Satellite Award
Best Actor
Nomination2005

Best Actor

Nominated for "Walk the Line".
Critics' Choice Movie Award
Best Actor
Nomination2005

Best Actor

Nominated for "Walk the Line".
Academy Award
Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
Nomination2005

Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical o…

Nominated for "Walk the Line".
Golden Globe Award
2004
Ladder 49
MovieSep 20, 2004

Ladder 49

Under the watchful eye of his mentor Captain Mike …
Under the watchful eye of his mentor Captain Mike Kennedy, probationary firefighter Jack Morrison matures into a seasoned veteran at a Baltimore fire station. Jack has reached a crossroads, however, as the sacrifices he's made have put him in harm's way innumerable times and significantly impacted his relationship with his wife and kids. Responding to the worst blaze in his career, he becomes trapped inside a 20-story building. And as he reflects on his life, now Deputy Chief Kennedy frantically coordinates the effort to save him.
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Hotel Rwanda
MovieSep 11, 2004

Hotel Rwanda

During 1994, some of the worst atrocities in the history of …
During 1994, some of the worst atrocities in the history of mankind took place in the country of Rwanda--and in an era of high-speed communication and round the clock news, the events went almost unnoticed by the rest of the world. In only three months, one million people were brutally murdered. In the face of these unspeakable actions, inspired by his love for his family, an ordinary man summons extraordinary courage to save the lives of over a thousand helpless refugees, by granting them shelter in the hotel he manages.
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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
Brother Bear
MovieOct 20, 2003

Brother Bear

When a young Inuit hunter needlessly kills a bear, he …
When a young Inuit hunter needlessly kills a bear, he is magically changed into a bear himself as punishment with a talkative cub being his only guide to changing back.
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It's All About Love
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MovieJan 10, 2003

It's All About Love

Two lovers attempt to save their relationship in a near …
Two lovers attempt to save their relationship in a near-future world on the brink of cosmic collapse.
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Best Performance by an Actor in a British Independent Film
Nomination2003

Best Performance by an Actor in a Bri…

Nominated for "Buffalo Soldiers".
BIFA Award
2002
Signs
MovieJul 29, 2002

Signs

Another paranormal outing for writer-director Shyamalan …
Another paranormal outing for writer-director Shyamalan explores the eerie implications of a 500-foot crop circle that mysteriously appears on the Bucks County, Pennsylvania farm of Reverend Graham Hess. As Hess and his family try to figure out what the sign means and how its message incorporates into their faith, they get the feeling that they aren't alone in the fields behind their house.
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2001
Buffalo Soldiers
MovieSep 8, 2001

Buffalo Soldiers

Buffalo Soldiers is a 2001 satirical black comedy film, …
Buffalo Soldiers is a 2001 satirical black comedy film, based on the 1993 novel by Robert O'Connor, which follows the rogue activities of a group of US soldiers based in West Germany during 1989 when the fall of the Berlin Wall is imminent. It stars Joaquin Phoenix, Ed Harris, Anna Paquin, Haluk Bilginer, Scott Glenn, and Elizabeth McGovern and is directed by Gregor Jordan.
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Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Nomination2001

Outstanding Performance by a Cast i…

Nominated for "Gladiator".
Screen Actors Guild Award
Best Supporting Actor
Nomination2001

Best Supporting Actor

Nominated for "Quills".
Chlotrudis Award
Best Line
Nomination2001

Best Line

Nominated for "Gladiator".
MTV Movie Award
Best Villain
Nomination2001

Best Villain

Nominated for "Gladiator".
MTV Movie Award
Best Supporting Actor – Drama
Nomination2001

Best Supporting Actor – Drama

Nominated for "Gladiator".
Satellite Award
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Nomination2001

Outstanding Performance by a Male …

Nominated for "Gladiator".
Screen Actors Guild Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Nomination2001

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Nominated for "Gladiator".
BAFTA Award
2000
Quills
MovieSep 2, 2000

Quills

The infamous writer, the Marquis de Sade of eighteenth …
The infamous writer, the Marquis de Sade of eighteenth century France, is imprisoned at Charenton Insane Asylum for unmentionable activities. He manages to befriend the young Abbé de Coulmier, who runs the asylum, along with a beautiful laundress named Madeline. Things go terribly wrong when the Abbe finds out that the Marquis' books are being secretly published. Emperor Napoleon contemplates sending Dr. Royer-Collard to oversee the asylum, a man famed for his torturous punishments. It could mean the end of Charenton and possibly the Marquis.
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Gladiator
MovieMay 1, 2000

Gladiator

A former Roman General sets out to exact vengeance …
A former Roman General sets out to exact vengeance against the corrupt emperor who murdered his family and sent him into slavery.
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The Yards
MovieApr 27, 2000

The Yards

Leo is released from prison after serving time for car theft. …
Leo is released from prison after serving time for car theft. His plan to go straight falls apart when he meets his corrupt uncle for a job and later an old friend working there. It culminates at the (railroad) yards.
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Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Nomination2000

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Nominated for "Gladiator".
BAFTA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Nomination2000

Best Supporting Actor

Nominated for "The Yards".
Critics' Choice Movie Award
Best Supporting Actor
Nomination2000

Best Supporting Actor

Nominated for "Gladiator".
Academy Award
Best Supporting Actor
Nomination2000

Best Supporting Actor

Nominated for "Quills".
Phoenix Film Critics Society Award
Best Supporting Actor
Nomination2000

Best Supporting Actor

Nominated for "The Yards".
National Board of Review Award
Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture
Nomination2000

Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture

Nominated for "Gladiator".
Golden Globe Award
Best Supporting Actor
Nomination2000

Best Supporting Actor

Nominated for "Quills".
Las Vegas Film Critics Society Award
Best Supporting Actor
Nomination2000

Best Supporting Actor

Nominated for "Quills".
National Board of Review Award
Best Supporting Actor
Award2000

Best Supporting Actor

Won award for "The Yards".
National Board of Review Award
Best Supporting Actor
Award2000

Best Supporting Actor

Won award for "The Yards".
Critics' Choice Movie Award
1999
8mm
MovieFeb 19, 1999

8mm

A private investigator is hired to discover if a "snuff film" is …
A private investigator is hired to discover if a "snuff film" is authentic or not.
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1998
Clay Pigeons
MovieSep 15, 1998

Clay Pigeons

Clay is a young man in a small town who witnesses his …
Clay is a young man in a small town who witnesses his friend kill himself because of the on-going affair that Clay was having with the man's wife. Feeling guilty, Clay now resists the widow when she presses him to continue with their sexual affairs. Clay befriends a troubling serial killer.
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Return to Paradise
MovieAug 10, 1998

Return to Paradise

Two friends must choose whether to help a third …
Two friends must choose whether to help a third friend who was arrested in Malaysia for drug possession.
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1997
U Turn
MovieAug 27, 1997

U Turn

When Bobby's car breaks down in the desert while on the …
When Bobby's car breaks down in the desert while on the run from some of the bookies who have already taken two of his fingers, he becomes trapped in the nearby small town where the people are stranger than anyone he's encountered. After becoming involved with a (unbeknownst to him) young married woman, her husband hires Bobby to kill her. Later, she hires Bobby to kill the husband.
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Inventing the Abbotts
MovieApr 4, 1997

Inventing the Abbotts

Set in the 1950s, Inventing …
Set in the 1950s, Inventing the Abbotts is a dramatic look at the life of two boys from the wrong side of the tracks and their interaction with the three daughters of local aristocrat Lloyd Abbott. The boys, Jacey and Doug Holt, have only three things in common: their family, table tennis and chasing the beautiful Abbott sisters. Their father, a reckless risk-taker, lost his life through a wager with Lloyd Abbott, his then business partner.
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1995
To Die For
MovieMay 20, 1995

To Die For

A beautiful but naïve aspiring television personality films …
A beautiful but naïve aspiring television personality films a documentary on teenagers with a darker ulterior motive.
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Liv Tyler
Relationship1995

Liv Tyler

Liv Rundgren Tyler (born Liv Rundgren; July 1, 1977) is …
Liv Rundgren Tyler (born Liv Rundgren; July 1, 1977) is an American actress, producer, singer and former model. She is best known for her portrayal of Arwen Undómiel in the Lord of the Rings film trilogy (2001–03).
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1989
Parenthood
MovieJul 31, 1989

Parenthood

The story of the Buckman family and friends, attempting to …
The story of the Buckman family and friends, attempting to bring up their children. They suffer/enjoy all the events that occur: estranged relatives, the "black sheep" of the family, the eccentrics, the skeletons in the closet, and the rebellious teenagers.
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1988
Secret Witness
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MovieSep 8, 1988

Secret Witness

Two children play amateur detectives in their …
Two children play amateur detectives in their neighborhood.
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1987
Russkies
MovieNov 6, 1987

Russkies

It is during the Cold War and all Americans have a view of …
It is during the Cold War and all Americans have a view of Russians as one thing: bad people. A group of American boys discovers a Russian sailor washed up on the coast of Florida and decide to befriend him, assuming that he is friendly and will bring them no danger and thus go against the ideas of their parents, as well as the government.
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1986
SpaceCamp
MovieJun 6, 1986

SpaceCamp

The young attendees of a space camp find themselves in …
The young attendees of a space camp find themselves in space for real when their shuttle is accidentally launched into orbit.
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1985
Anything for Love
MovieAug 7, 1985

Anything for Love

Failed sitcom pilot about two beauticians in Ohio.
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Kids Don't Tell
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MovieMar 5, 1985

Kids Don't Tell

When a documentary-maker begins to make a film …
When a documentary-maker begins to make a film about child sexual abuse, the subject begins to eat into him and affect his relationship with those around him, particularly his wife.
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1974
Joaquin Phoenix
BirthOctober 1974

Joaquin Phoenix

Joaquin Phoenix was born.
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