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Michael Rooker

Michael Rooker

Date of Birth: Apr 6, 1955

Country: USA

Biography: Michael Rooker is an American actor. He made his film debut in 1986 playing the title role in Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer, a film based on the confessions of serial killer Henry Lee Lucas. He has since appeared in numerous films over the years including Mississippi Burning, Sea of Love, Days of Thunder, JFK, Cliffhanger, Tombstone, Mallrats, Rosewood, The 6th Day and Jumper... (Wikipedia)

Total Credits at Criticker: 65 (Actor)

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    Vivo (2021)
    Vivo follows a one-of-kind kinkajou who spends his days playing music with his beloved owner Andrés. But when tragedy strikes shortly after Andrés receives a letter from the famous Marta Sandoval, it's up to Vivo to deliver a message that Andrés never could: A love letter to Marta, written long ago, in the form of a song. Yet in order to get to Marta, Vivo will need the help of Gabi - an energetic tween who bounces to the beat of her own offbeat drum to fulfill his owner's wishes.
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    The Suicide Squad (2021)
    Supervillains Harley Quinn, Bloodsport, Peacemaker and a collection of nutty cons at Belle Reve prison join the super-secret, super-shady Task Force X as they are dropped off at the remote, enemy-infused island of Corto Maltese.
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    Love and Monsters (2020)
    After a Monsterpocalypse forces humans into underground colonies, a young man decides to brave the surface and face the monsters standing between him and his lost love. (imdb)
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    Fantasy Island (2020)
    A horror adaptation of the popular '70s TV show about a magical island resort.
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    Bolden (2019)
    A mythical account of the life of Buddy Bolden, the first Cornet King of New Orleans.
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    Brightburn (2019)
    What if a child from another world crash-landed on Earth, but instead of becoming a hero to mankind, he proved to be something far more sinister? (imdb)
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    The Belko Experiment (2017)
    In a twisted social experiment, 80 Americans are locked in their high-rise corporate office in Bogotá, Colombia and ordered by an unknown voice coming from the company's intercom system to participate in a deadly game of kill or be killed.
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    Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)
    Set to the backdrop of Awesome Mixtape #2, 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' continues the team's adventures as they unravel the mystery of Peter Quill's true parentage. (imdb)
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    Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
    In the far reaches of space, an American pilot named Peter Quill finds himself the object of a manhunt after stealing an orb coveted by the villainous Ronan. (imdb)
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    Brother
    Identical twins Andy and Pete Goodwynn have always been there for each other. But in a cruel twist of fate-orchestrated by the town's most powerful family-their lives are forever altered. Can the brothers gain vengeance on those who have taken away from them all that matters? While revenge may seem sweet, BROTHER'S KEEPER is a powerful reminder that only forgiveness can truly heal. (imdb)
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    Cell 213 (2011)
    God and the Devil battle for the soul of a cocky lawyer.
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    Super (2011)
    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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    Mysteria (2011)
    A once famous and now a washed-up Hollywood screenwriter fighting to finish his latest script with an unrealistic deadline. He finds himself in the center of a murder investigation ... (imdb)
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    Jonah Hex (2010)
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    When a ruthless brothel madame murders Jonah Hex's current quarry, the disfigured bounty hunter plans to make her pay. (imdb)
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    Hypothermia (2010)
    Ray Pelletier just wants to spend a pleasant and relaxing weekend ice fishing with his family. Alas, Ray's plans are ruined by the unwanted presence of the obnoxious big city father and son duo of Steve Cote and Stevie Jr. However, the two squabbling families are forced to set aside their differences and work together after a vicious monster awakens from the cold waters of the remote frozen lake area they are staying at. (imdb)
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    Blood Done Sign My Name (2010)
    A drama based on the true story in which a black Vietnam-era veteran is allegedly murdered by a local white businessman who is later exonerated. The plot focuses on the role of a local high school teacher and the civil unrest that followed the acquittal.
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    Freeway Killer (2009)
    The true story of William Bonin a California serial killer. (imdb)
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    Penance (2009)
    A young mother decides to become a stripper to earn some fast cash only to find her worst nightmares are about to begin. (imdb)
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    The Marine 2 (2009)
    The Marine 2 (2009) - Direct-to-Video
    While on vacation, a Marine sniper takes on local rebels who have seized control of the hotel where he and his wife, who is now a hostage, have been staying.
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    The Lena Baker Story (2008)
    A chronicle of the life of Lena Baker, the first woman to be sent to the electric chair in Georgia for the murder of her employer, who forced her into sexual slavery.
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    Jumper (2008)
    A genetic anomaly allows a young man to teleport himself anywhere. He discovers this gift has existed for centuries and finds himself in a war that has been raging for thousands of years between "Jumpers" and those who have sworn to kill them. (imdb)
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    Whisper (2007)
    When the ten-year-old son, David, (Blake Woodruff) of a wealthy New England socialite is abducted, his kidnapper Max Harper (Josh Holloway) and his seedy associates assume it will be a routine kidnapping in exchange for a large ransom. Unknown to the kidnappers, the shy and reserved David actually has a hidden agenda of his own, and a mysterious way of tapping into the minds of others. Soon, Max will wish that he had never kidnapped David, much less even heard of him. (imdb)
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    Lenexa, 1 Mile (2006)
    Jason Ritter and William Baldwin star in this intriguing thriller that centers on five small-town friends who risk everything to defend one of their own when a troubling secret surfaces to threaten his reputation. Chris Klein, Austin Nichols, Michael Rooker and Michael Beach also star in this tale of loyalty, sacrifice and the bonds of friendship.
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    Slither (2006)
    Slither is an edgy blend of heart-stopping terror, wry humor and surprising humanity from genre-bending screenwriter James Gunn, whose "Dawn of the Dead" became one of 2004's most surprising hits. (Universal)
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    Skeleton Man (2004)
    A co-ed group of Special Forces agents search the wilderness for a predator type creature that has been on a killing spree. (imdb)
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    The Eliminator (2004)
    Dakota Varley (Bas Rutten), a Los Angeles cop who's used to being in control, finds the tables turned on him when he enters a powerboat race and discovers just how dangerous and bloody it can be. Although he wins, he gets much more than he bargained for when he's subsequently kidnapped by the competition's maniacal organizer, Miles Dawson (Michael Rucker). It seems Varley's just a pawn in an even deadlier game devised by Dawson
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    Undisputed (2002)
    The story of an undefeated world champion prize fighter (Rhames) who is convicted of rape and sent to prison, where he must confront and ultimately fight the reigning prison boxing champion (Snipes). (Miramax)
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    Replicant (2001)
    Jake Riley is working on the "Torch" case, a psycho serial killer, who kills women with kids and sets them on fire after they are dead. The killer calls Riley sometimes and now, that Riley retires, the killer has no person to play against anymore. The NSA comes into play here and offers a job to Riley. A replicant, or better a clone of the killer should help him find the real one... (imdb)
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    Here on Earth (2000)
    The lives of three young people - a rich student, a girl from the "wrong side of the tracks" and her boyfriend - unexpectedly intersect during one fateful summer. (Twentieth Century Fox)
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    The 6th Day (2000)
    A provocative, high-octane look at what happens when technology falls into destructive, corrupt hands -- and when one man refuses to be a pawn in the deadly conspiracy. (Columbia TriStar)
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    The Bone Collector (1999)
    A diabolical killer whose brutal slayings leave a trail of cryptic messages hidden at the scene of the crime is loose on the streets of Manhattan. As the city lies in fear, a gifted but disabled detective (Washington) teams with a rookie street cop (Jolie) to go inside the mind of this terrifying madman and defeat him at his own game. (Universal Studios)
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    A Table for One (1999)
    A wife, her two-timing husband and a flirting neighbor are unpredictable competitors in a warped game that turns into a life-or-death affair. (imdb)
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    The Replacement Killers (1998)
    After he betrays Mr. Wei, the ruthless crime boss who hired him to avenge his son's death, professional killer John Lee (Yun-Fat) goes on the run. Enlisting the aid of beautiful document forger Meg Coburn (Sorvino), Lee attempts to return to his family in China before they are victimized by his betrayal. (Sony)
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    Brown
    Fritz Brown is an ex-LAPD, recovering alcoholic who now splits his time repossessing cars for a used car lot and staffing his one-man private detective agency.
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    Shadow Builder (1998)
    An evil Archbishop of the Catholic Church summons a demon to try and destroy the world. The summoners are killed, but the demon escapes to hunt down its needed victim. The victim soon turns out to be a child that has the potential to become a saint. After ravaging the town and turning its citizens upon themselves, the demon soon locates and captures his prey. (imdb)
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    Rogue Force (1998)
    An FBI Agent (Michael Rooker) and a female cop (Diane DiLascio) join forces to stop renegade cops who are offing the bad guys. Robert Patrick is the leader of the renegades and Louis Mandylor is a reluctant young cop that is brought into the hit team. (imdb)
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    Deceiver (1997)
    Textile company heir Wayland is accused of murder of a prostitute named Elizabeth, whose body was found cut in two in the park. The murder is investigated by tough detective Kennesaw and his less experienced partner Braxton... (imdb)
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    Song of Hiawatha (1997)
    As Hiawatha rises from his nation's youngest war chief to the people's mightiest leader, his reputation spreads across the wilderness. But the winds of change are stirring through the forest. When a greedy fur trader and his priest travel to the village, eager to trade guns foer pelts, Hiawatha must confront his greatest foe in a tragic battle that will alter the face of the land and the fate of the people forever.
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    Keys to Tulsa (1997)
    Richter Boudreau is a son of local celebrity Cynthia who is not very successful and works as a film critic for local newspaper. In a short time he loses his job, heritage, and one of his "friends" starts to blackmail him. His only hope is that others around him are even bigger dummies. (imdb)
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    Rosewood (1997)
    Rosewood is the true story of an almost unknown incident in a small Florida town, (fictionalized, but faithful to the known facts, as documented in a 1994 report by the Florida Legislature). The town was inhabited almost entirely by quiet, "middle-class" African- Americans (most of them home and land owners and better off than average at the time.) On New Year's day, 1923, the town was wiped off the face of the earth by angry whites from a neighboring community. (Allmovie.com)
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    Back to Back (1996)
    An ex-cop finds himself caught up in a battle between Japanese mobsters and local gangland thugs and discovers that he was framed for wrong-doings by a corrupt cop. (imdb)
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    Bastard Out of Carolina (1996)
    Difficult tale of poor, struggling South Carolinian mother & daughter, who each face painful choices with their resolve and pride. Bone (Malone), the eldest daughter, and Anney (Leigh) her tired mother, grow both closer and farther apart: Anney sees Glen (Eldard) as her last chance. (imdb)
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    The Trigger Effect (1996)
    How tenuous is man's hold on civilization when survival becomes an issue? When the lights go out and stay out for several days, suburbanites Matthew and Annie learn the hard way that man is "by nature" a predatory creature... (imdb)
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    Mallrats (1995)
    Both dumped by their girlfriends, two best friends seek refuge in the local mall.
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    The Hard Truth (1994)
    A suspended cop and his girlfriend blackmail an electronics expert into helping them break into the safe of the girlfriend's boss, a corrupt city councilman who's on the local mob's payroll. (imdb)
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    The Dark Half (1993)
    When Thad Beaumont was a child, he had an operation to remove a tumour from his brain. during the operation, it was discovered that far from being a tumor, the growth was a twin brother of Thad's that never developed... (imdb)
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    Tombstone (1993)
    A successul lawman's plans to retire anonymously in Tombstone, Arizona are distrupted by the kind of outlaws he was famous for eliminating (imdb)
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    Fallen Angels (1993)
    Anthology of noir dramas.
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    Cliffhanger (1993)
    A botched mid-air heist results in suitcases full of cash being searched for by various groups throughout the Rocky Mountains (imdb)
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    Afterburn (1992)
    Afterburn (1992) - TV Movie
    Based on a true story, one woman takes on the U.S. military and General Dynamics; maker of the F-16, thought to be the very best tactical fighter in the world. Air Force Captain Theodore T. Harduvel (Vincent Spano) was one of the best F-16 pilots the U.S. had to offer. After much digging, Janet Harduvel discovers a joint military and General Dynamic cover-up. She proves to be unwavering in her search for the truth to clear his name. (imdb)
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    JFK (1991)
    A New Orleans DA discovers there's more to the Kennedy assassination than the official story (imdb)
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    Days of Thunder (1990)
    A young hot-shot stock car driver gets his chance to compete at the top level. (imdb)
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    The Edge (1989)
    The Edge (1989) - TV Movie
    A three-part anthology suspense program in which men and women face life's ultimate danger zone. Each episode is introduced by a mysterious figure known as The Watcher, who arrives on the scene just as strange things being to happen -- pushing men and women in crisis over the edge and into bizarre, unexpected actions. (TCM)
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    L.A. Takedown (1989)
    Michael Mann's (HEAT, MIAMI VICE) gutsy telefilm tells the tale of two skilled professionals--one a cop, the other a criminal--who aren't as different as they think. Vincent Hanna (Scott Plank) is an intense cop on the trail of ruthless armed robber Patric McLaren (Alex McArthur). After a botched heist, the two men confront each via a full scale battle on the seedy streets of Los Angeles. (Amazon.co.uk)
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    Sea of Love (1989)
    Frank Keller is a New York detective investigating a case of a serial killer who finds the victims through the lonely hearts column in newspapers... (imdb)
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    Music Box (1989)
    Hungarian immigrant Mike Laszlo has done well for himself since arriving in the USA nearly 50 years ago. He is particularly proud of his daughter, Ann, a successful lawyer. Following the release of some secret WWII records by the Russians, Mike finds himself accused of being a notorious war criminal. He's convinced it's a communist plot to discredit him and insists that Ann defend him in court. (imdb)
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    Mississippi Burning (1988)
    Two FBI agents with wildly different styles arrive in Mississippi to investigate the disappearance of some civil rights activists. (imdb)
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    Eight Men Out (1988)
    A dramatization of the Black Sox scandal when the underpaid Chicago White Sox accepted bribes to deliberately lose the 1919 World Series (imdb)
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    Above the Law (1988)
    Nico Toscani is a martial arts expert who was recruited by the CIA when he was in Japan, he would be sent to Vietnam... (imdb)
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    Rent-a-Cop (1987)
    When call-girl Della gets caught in the middle of a drug bust at a hotel where she was meeting a trick, she is held hostage by a robber that busted in on the drug agents and the drug dealers. She gets rescued by vice cop Church who is accused of staging the aborted bust. Ex-ballplayer turned drug dealer Roger is in tight with corrupt vice cops and their superiors And the fireworks start popping. (imdb)
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    Light of Day (1987)
    The siblings Patty and Joe live in an industrial suburb. While Patty's ambition is their rock band "The Barbusters" only, Joe also cares for the family and the upbringing of Patty's young son Benji. Their pious mother reproaches them for their way of life, especially when they quit their jobs and go on tour, taking Benji with them. (imdb)
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    Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1986)
    Based on the true life serial killer, Henry Lee Lucas. (imdb)
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    Crime Story (1986)
    Crime Story (1986) - TV Series