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Kevin Bacon

Kevin Bacon

Date of Birth: 08 Jul 1958

Country: USA

Biography: Kevin Norwood Bacon is an American film and theater actor whose notable roles include Animal House, Diner, Footloose, Flatliners, A Few Good Men, Apollo 13, Mystic River, The Woodsman, Friday the 13th, Hollow Man, Tremors and Frost/Nixon. Bacon has won Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild Awards, was nominated for an Emmy Award, and was named by The Guardian as one of the best actors never to have received an Academy Award nomination... (Wikipedia)

Total Credits at Criticker: 86 (Actor), 3 (Director)

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    Apollo 13
    Stranded 205,000 miles from Earth in a crippled spacecraft, astronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise and Jack Swigert fight a desperate battle to survive. Meanwhile, at Mission Control, astronaut Ken Mattingle, flight director Gene Kranz and a heroic ground crew race against time - and the odds - to bring them home.
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    Beauty Shop
    When Gina (Queen Latifah) gets fed up with her egotistical boss (Bacon) and buys a rundown salon, she inherits a motley group of headstrong stylists, a colorful clientele, and a sexy electrician (Hounsou). It's a rocky road to fulfilling her dreams, but you can't keep a good woman down. (MGM)
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    A Few Good Men
    One man is dead. Two are accused of murder. The entire Marine Corps is on trial. Hollywood heavyweights Cruise, Nicholson and Moore ignite the screen in Rob Reiner's acclaimed drama about the dangerous difference between following orders and following one's conscience. (Columbia TriStar)
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    Hollow Man
    Elisabeth Shue is Linda Foster, a scientist who is working on a serum to make people invisible. When another scientist tries the serum and becomes invisible his colleagues figure another way to bring him back to the normal world. (imdb)
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    In the Cut
    A writing instructor (Ryan) has an erotic affair with a police detective (Ruffalo) investigating a murder in her New York neighborhood. (Sony)
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    My Dog Skip
    A shy boy is unable to make friends in Yazoo City, Mississippi in 1942, until his parents give him a terrier puppy for his ninth birthday. The dog, which he names Skip, becomes well known and loved throughout the community and enriches the life of the boy, Willie, as he grows into manhood. Based on the best-selling Mississippi memoir by the late Willie Morris. (imdb)
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    Mystic River
    As the investigation of the death of a young woman tightens around three old friends, an ominous story unfolds that revolves around friendship, family and innocence lost too soon. (Warner Bros.)
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    Novocaine
    An edgy, unpredictable crime thriller, starring Steve Martin as a prosperous dentist whose well-ordered existence is thrown into turmoil when an alluring new patient draws him into a seedy underworld of sex, drugs and murder. (Artisan Entertainment)
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    Picture Perfect
    Caught up in career complications and romantic roundabouts, Kate (Aniston) is about to learn what truly makes the perfect mate -- and that a picture is worth much more than a thousand words. (Fox)
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    Sleepers
    Four boys growing up in Hell's Kitchen play a prank that leads to an old man getting hurt. Sentenced to no less than one year in the Wilkenson Center in upstate New York, the four friends are changed by the beating, humiliation and sexual abuse by the guards sworn to protect them. Thirteen years later and a chance meeting lead to a chance for revenge against the Wilkenson Center and the guards. (imdb)
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    Stir of Echoes
    Tom's a regular guy, a utilities lineman, married, with a young son, his wife is pregnant; he hangs out with long-time pals in a Chicago neighborhood. At a party, his sister-in-law hypnotizes him, and he goes into a deep trance. Before waking him, she suggests that he keep his mind open. That night he sees flashes of violence and the ghost of a young woman. His young son, too, is "a receiver," but while the boy is calm and coherent in his conversations with spirits, Tom is confused and agitated. (imdb)
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    Trapped
    When Will and Karen Jennings (Townsend and Theron) are held hostage and their daughter is abducted, a relentless 24-hour plan is set in motion that will challenge everything they took for granted. (Sony)
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    Wild Things
    A mystery of deceit, sex and greed as unpredictable as a hungry gator, this is the swamp-steamy thriller about two high school students, the guidance counselor they accuse of rape and the detective who knows there's more to the story. (Sony)
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    The Woodsman
    A harrowing and moving tale of one man's attempt to re-enter society after twelve years in prison. (Newmarket Films)
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    Where the Truth Lies
    A provocative film about interconnected lives that are shattered by ill-fated acts of deception and ambition. Shifting effortlessly between mob-run clubs of the mid-50's and glamorous Hollywood Hills mansions of 1972, the film explores the dark, beguiling, and inevitably destructive side of fame and fortune. The result is a tense and atmospheric mystery that uses cinematic sleight-of-hand to challenge any preconceptions about "truth." (Serendipity Point Films)
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    Planes, Trains and Automobiles
    A man must struggle to travel home for Thanksgiving, with an obnoxious slob of a shower ring salesman his only companion.
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    JFK
    A New Orleans DA discovers there's more to the Kennedy assassination than the official story (imdb)
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    Tremors
    Natives of a small isolated town, defend themselves against strange underground creatures which are killing them one by one. (imdb)
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    Friday the 13th
    Many years after two summer camp councilers are killed at Camp Crystal Lake, the owner decides to reopen, which sparks a series of grisly murders. (imdb)
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    Animal House
    At a 1962 College, Dean Vernon Wormer is determined to expel the Delta House Fraternity, but those roughhousers have other plans for him. (imdb)
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    Diner
    Set in 1959 Baltimore, writer-director Barry Levinson's debut film focuses on a group of pals on the brink of adulthood who find solace at the local diner. The late-night banter between groom-to-be Eddie (Steve Guttenberg), best man Billy (Tim Daly), womanizer Boogie (Mickey Rourke), music addict Shrevie (Daniel Stern) and quirky Modell (Paul Reiser) ranges from girls to growing up and getting old. Ellen Barkin and Kevin Bacon also appear.
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    He Said, She Said
    Dan and Lorie are journalists working in the same office. More often than not they have opposing view of the issue in question... (imdb)
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    Flatliners
    Medical students bring themselves near death; their experiment begins to go awry. (imdb)
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    The Big Picture
    Film school grad Nick Chapman thought his career was made after his award winning short film, but discovered Hollywood wasn't as easy as it seems. (imdb)
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    She\
    Jake and Kristy Briggs are newlyweds. Being young, they are perhaps a bit unprepared for the full reality... (imdb)
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    Footloose
    A city boy comes to a small town where rock music and dancing have been banned. (imdb)
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    Hero at Large
    An idealistic but struggling actor finds his life unexpectedly complicated when he stops a robbery while wearing the costume of Captain Avenger... (imdb)
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    The River Wild
    Meryl Streep takes on a pair of armed killers while navigating a spectacularly violent river. (imdb)
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    Loverboy
    Brilliant, beautiful and financially secure, Emily Stoll (Sedgwick) never wanted a husband or a house with a picket fence. She knew she needed just one thing to make her happy: a child with whom she could share life's wonders. (ThinkFilm)
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    Murder in the First
    Inspired by a true story. A petty criminal sent to Alcatraz in the 1930s is caught attempting to make an escape. As punnishment, he is put in solitary confinement. (imdb)
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    White Water Summer
    An experienced guide (Vic) accompanies a city boy (Alan) and his three friends on their first wilderness experience. Hoping to teach the four boys lessons not only about the wilderness, but about themselves, Vic pushes them to the limit. (imdb)
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    Telling Lies in America
    Karchy (Brad Renfro) is a boy in school who has moved from Hungary to America in the 1960's. He is struggling in school and trying to adjust to America's culture. (imdb)
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    Balto
    A half-wolf, half-husky named Balto gets a chance to become a hero when an outbreak of diphtheria threatens the children of Nome, Alaska in the winter of 1925. He leads a dog team on a 600-mile trip across the Alaskan wilderness to get medical supplies. The film is based on a true story which inspired the Iditarod dog sled race. (imdb)
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    Only When I Laugh
    A boozy Broadway actress (Marsha Mason) comes out of a 12-week cure to face the problems of her best friends (James Coco, Joan Hackett) as well as her needy daughter (Kristy McNichol). She tries to balance the terrors of returning to work with the demands of all around her with humor and insight, while staying off the booze. (imdb)
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    Death Sentence
    Nick Hume (Kevin Bacon) is a mild-mannered executive with a perfect life, until one gruesome night he witnesses something that changes him forever. Transformed by grief, Hume eventually comes to the disturbing conclusion that no length is too great when protecting his family. (imdb)
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    The Air I Breathe
    A drama based on an ancient Chinese proverb that breaks life down into four emotional cornerstones: happiness, pleasure, sorrow and love. A businessman (Whitaker) bets his life on a horse race; a gangster (Fraser) sees the future; a pop star (Gellar) falls prey to a crime boss (Garcia); a doctor (Bacon) must save the love of his life. (imdb)
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    The Air Up There
    Jimmy Dolan is a college basketball coach who wants a big promotion. To get it, he needs to make a dramatic find. He ends up deep in Africa, hoping to recruit Saleh, a huge basketball prodigy Jimmy glimpsed in a home movie. But Saleh is the chief's son and has responsibilities at home, since the tribe's land is threatened by a mining company with its own hotshot basketball team. (imdb)
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    Rails & Ties
    A deadly collision between a train and car lead to an unlikely bond between the train engineer and a young boy who escapes the carnage. (imdb)
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    Digging to China
    10-year-old Harriet dreams of leaving her home, where she doesn't feel she's needed by her mother and sister Gwen. When her mother dies in a car accident, she really starts to make plans for leaving and she finally does so together with her childlike (mentally ill) friend Ricky. (imdb)
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    Frost/Nixon
    A dramatic retelling of the post-Watergate television interviews between British talk-show host David Frost and former president Richard Nixon.
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    Taking Chance
    Based on real-life events, Lt. Col. Michael Strobl, a volunteer military escort officer, accompanies the body of 19-year-old Marine Chance Phelps back to his hometown of Dubois, Wyoming.
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    Forty Deuce
    A young hustler tries to get drug money by selling a boy to a middle-aged man; his plans are disrupted when the kid dies. (imdb)
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    My One and Only
    A 1950s-set comedy in which the glamorous Anne Deveraux (Zellweger) embarks on a drive down the Eastern Seaboard in a quixotic search for a wealthy man to fund a new life for her and her sons. (imdb)
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    Criminal Law
    Oldman plays a lawyer who defends a killer, but, soon after he wins he finds out that the killer is guilty. (imdb)
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    Beyond All Boundaries
    A visual, 4-D experience of the battles of World War II featuring stories, archival footage and advanced special effects.
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    Enormous Changes at the Last Minute
    This film is made up of three segments that share no plot but have a general thematic relationship. In the first segment, Virginia and her three children are left by her shiftless husband and she is courted by an old beau who is now married. In the second, a divorced woman reacts to some unexpected revelations from her aged father. In the third, childless, middle-aged social worker is swept into an affair with cab driver Dennis, and finds herself pregnant. (imdb)
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    Quicksilver
    Jack Casey ('Kevin Bacon' )used to be a hot-shot stock market whiz kid. After a disastrous professional decision, his life in the fast lane is over. He loses his nerve and joins a speed delivery firm which relies on bicycles to avoid traffic jams of San Francisco, is attracted to a fellow bicycler, Terri, and befriends Hector, a budding entrepreneur. Can Jack regain his nerve and his self-respect, and rebuild his life on a more sound basis? (imdb)
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    The Demon Murder Case
    A young boy is taken over by demons who force him to commit murder. (imdb)
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    Super
    After his wife falls under the influence of a drug dealer, an everyday guy transforms himself into Crimson Bolt, a superhero with the best intentions, though he lacks for heroic skills. (imdb)
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    Queens Logic
    When childhood friends Al, Dennis and Eliot get together for Ray's wedding, which may or may not happen, they end up on a roller-coaster ride through reality. During one tumultuous, crazy weekend, they face adulthood and each other with new found maturity and discover what Queens Logic is all about. This comedy takes a look at friendship, loyalty, and love. (imdb)
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    End of the Line
    When the closure of a railway is announced, employees commandeer a locomotive to get to corporate headquarters and confront the president. (imdb)
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    Elephant White
    An assassin is hired by a businessman to avenge the murder of his daughter by white slave traders in Thailand. (imdb)
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    X-Men: First Class
    In this exciting prequel to the X-Men series, Charles Xavier (James McAvoy) and Erik Lehnsherr (Michael Fassbender) -- the future Professor X and Magneto -- are best friends dedicated to harnessing their powers and promoting the education of fellow mutants during the turbulent 1960s. The duo works together to stop a powerful adversary that threatens mankind, but their ideological differences drive them apart and turn them into ferocious enemies.
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    Pyrates
    Ari (Kevin Bacon) and Sam (Kyra Sedgwick) are a couple who create pyrokinesis when they have sex.
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    Jayne Mansfield\
    The drama is about two families from different countries whose cultures clash. The drama takes place in the 1960s. (imdb)
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    Lemon Sky
    This made-for-television adaptation of Lanford Wilson's play stars Kevin Bacon as a troubled young man who is trying to come to terms with his unfortunate upbringing.
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    Destination Anywhere
    Destination Anywhere (1997) - Direct-to-Video
    Jon is a man on the run from his home, his gambling debts, and his marriage. He is summoned back to New York to deal with his emotionally estranged wife, Janie. (imdb)
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    R.I.P.D.
    A recently slain cop joins a team of undead police officers working for the Rest in Peace Department and tries to find the man who murdered him. (imdb)
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    These Vagabond Shoes
    A man travels across New York, to buy a hot dog at Nathan's.
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    Black Mass
    The true story of Whitey Bulger, the brother of a state senator and the most infamous violent criminal in the history of South Boston, who became an FBI informant to take down a Mafia family invading his turf. (imdb)
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    Cop Car
    A small town sheriff sets out to find the two kids who have taken his car on a joy ride. (imdb)
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    Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead: The Story of the National Lampoon
    A look at the history of the American comedy publication and production company, National Lampoon, from its beginning in the 1970s to 2010, featuring rare and never-before-seen footage. (imdb)
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    The Following
    A brilliant and charismatic, yet psychotic serial killer communicates with other active serial killers and activates a cult of believers following his every command. (imdb)
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    The Darkness
    A family returns from a Grand Canyon vacation, haunted by an ancient supernatural entity they unknowingly awakened and engages them in a fight for their survival. (imdb)
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    The Kevin Bacon Movie Club
    For only $20 a month... (Funny or Die)
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    Patriots Day
    An account of Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis's actions in the events leading up to the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing and the aftermath, which includes the city-wide manhunt to find the terrorists behind it. (imdb)
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    I Love Dick
    I Love Dick (2016) - TV Series
    A married couple's relationship is put to the test when both the husband and wife fall for the same male professor. (imdb)
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    Tour de Pharmacy
    A mockumentary that chronicles the prevalence of doping in the world of professional cycling.
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    Story of a Girl
    When a compromising video of sixteen year old Deanna Lambert hits social media, her teenage life is changed forever. Overcoming bullies, hurtful school-yard taunts and the enduring rage and disappointment of her father, Deanna longs to escape a life defined by her past. (imdb)
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    Duck: A Film by Kevin Bacon
    The premiere of Kevin Bacon's feature film "DUCK" followed by a riveting behind-the-scenes of the film, in which Kevin and the cast detail the painstaking, yet artistically rewarding, process. (imdb)
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    The Presidents\
    Featuring exclusive interviews with all 20 living White House chiefs of staff. Spanning 50 years and nine administrations, it is an unprecedented series that pulls back the curtain on the inner workings of the Oval Office. (imdb)
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    Starting Over
    A divorced man falls in love, but somehow he can't get over his ex-wife. This effects his love life in comic ways. Based on Dan Wakefield's novel. (imdb)
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    Tremors
    Tremors (2018) - TV Movie
    A television reboot of the film 'Tremors' in which a small town is gripped with fear over giant underground worms living beneath them. This pilot episode was never released publicly. (imdb)
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    City on a Hill
    Set in Boston in the early 90s when the city was rife with violent criminals emboldened by local law enforcement agencies, in which corruption and racism was the norm, until it all suddenly changed. The drama is a fictional account of what was called the "Boston Miracle" and centers on an African-American District Attorney who comes in from Brooklyn advocating change and the unlikely alliance he forms with a corrupt yet venerated FBI veteran who is invested in maintaining the status quo. (imdb)
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    You Should Have Left
    A screenwriter travels to a remote house in Wales with his family so that he can write the sequel to his big hit film, but he begins to regret his decision after suffering from a severe case of writer's block.
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    Tremors: Making Perfection
    A brand new documentary from Universal Pictures telling the fabulous story of one of the most unique films ever made – Tremors. Hear from Kevin Bacon, Michael Gross, S.S. Wilson, Brent Maddock, Ron Underwood, Alec Gillis, and many more on the making of the iconic comedy horror movie.
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    The Gift
    The Gift (1979) - TV Movie
    A sailor on Christmas leave visits his boozing, one-legged father, and dreamer mother in 1950s Brooklyn.
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    Live in Front of a Studio Audience: \
    Live performances of classic holiday-themed episodes from Norman Lear's hit shows "All in the Family" and "Good Times."
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    The Human Family Tree
    Dr Spencer Wells retraces the footsteps of 200 random New Yorkers and proves they are all cousins. On the most diverse street in the most diverse city in the most diverse country in the world, a team of National Geographic scientists swab the cheeks of some 200 random New Yorkers. The goal: to retrace our ancestral footprints and prove we are all cousins in the “family of man.” Cutting edge science, coupled with a cast of New Yorkers – each with their own unique genetic history - will help paint
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    They/Them
    LGBTQIA+ empowerment tale set at a gay conversion camp (imdb.com).
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    Step Into... The Movies
    A set of performances inspired on films such as Singin' in the Rain, Moulin Rouge, Beauty and the Beast, Chicago, Dirty Dancing, Saturday Night Fever and La La Land. (imdb)
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    The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special
    The Guardians of the Galaxy celebrate Christmas and set out to Earth to find Peter Quill the best present.
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    One Way
    Freddy, a petty criminal, is on the run with a bag full of cash and coke. He's way over his head and hurt bad. With a bullet in his guts he's running out of time. (imdb)
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    Diner: On the Flip Side
    Behind the Scenes documentary. It runs over 1/2 and hour and has input from many of the young stars and the filmmakers. (dvdbeaver)
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    Space Oddity
    A man seeks the help from an insurance company to plan a one-way trip to Mars.
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    Leave the World Behind
    A family's getaway to a luxurious rental home takes an ominous turn when a cyberattack knocks out their devices – and two strangers appear at their door. (Netflix)
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