Mira Sorvino

Mira Sorvino

Date of Birth: 28 Sep 1967

Country: USA

Biography: Mira Katherine Sorvino (born September 28, 1967) is an American actress. She won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in Mighty Aphrodite (1995) and is also known for her role as Romy White in Romy and Michele's High School Reunion...(Wikipedia)

Total Credits at Criticker: 79 (Actor)

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    At First Sight
    The story of a young woman architect (Sorvino) who falls in love with a blind man (Kilmer). She encourages him to undergo a radical operation to restore his sight, but ultimately his truest vision comes from the love he finds in his heart. (MGM)
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    Bamboozled
    An african-american TV writer proposes a blackface minstrel show in protest, but to his chagrin it becomes a hit.
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    Beautiful Girls
    An all-star cast sparks this comedy about a group of old friends whose 10-year high school reunion creates some unexpected surprises. (Miramax)
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    Between Strangers
    Toronto, 2001. Three women in spiritual crisis.
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    Blue in the Face
    In this follow-up to "Smoke," it's nonstop laughs when a wacky group of locals visits the neighborhood cigar shop, looking for good times ... and finding plenty of hilarious fun! But when the greedy owner threatens to close the shop for good -- and turn it into a trendy vegetarian restaurant -- the neighborhood proves they'll do just about anything to save their favorite hangout! (Miramax)
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    Angela
    Angela (2000) - Short Film
    Three of the 24 brilliant and witty short films produced by award-winning Regina Zeigler. (Quad Cinema)
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    The Final Cut
    This science fiction film examines a society in which a chip is placed in your brain at birth to record your entire life. (Lions Gate Films)
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    Gods and Generals
    Gods and Generals, the screen adaptation of Jeff Shaara's heralded best-selling novel and prequel to the acclaimed drama "Gettysburg," is and epic and sweeping portrayal of a nation divided at the start of the Civil War. (Warner Bros.)
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    The Grey Zone
    Based on actual events, this is the story of the Auschwitz's twelfth Sonderkommando -- one of the thirteen consecutive 'Special Squads' of Jewish prisoners placed by the Nazis in the excruciating moral dilemma of helping to exterminate fellow Jews in exchange for a few more months of life. (Lions Gate Films)
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    Lisa Picard Is Famous
    This mockumentary is a roller coaster ride through the rose-tinted glasses of an aspiring actress's dreams and dramas. (First Look Pictures)
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    Mighty Aphrodite
    Lenny and Amanda have an adopted son Max who turns out to be brilliant. Lenny becomes obsessed with finding Max's real parents because he believes that they too must be brilliant. When he finds that Linda Ash is Max' real mother, Lenny is disappointed. Linda is a prostitute and porn star. On top of that, she is quite possibly the dumbest person Lenny has ever met. Interwoven is a Greek chorus linking the story with the story of Oedipus. (imdb)
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    Mimic
    A team of scientists discover a miracle cure that stops the spread of a deadly disease... only to find three years later that something has gone terribly wrong. Their creation has taken on a horrifying life of its own... able to mimic and destroy its every predator -- even man! And now, it threatens to wipe out an entire city... unless they stop it in time. (Miramax)
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    Quiz Show
    An idealistic young lawyer (Rob Morrow) working for a Congressional subcommittee in the late 1950s discovers that TV quiz shows are being fixed. His investigation focusses on two contestants on the show "Twenty-One": Herbert Stempel (John Turturro), a brash working-class Jew from Queens, and Charles Van Doren (Ralph Fiennes), the patrician scion of one of America's leading literary families. Based on a true story. (imdb)
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    The Replacement Killers
    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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    Romy and Michele\
    Two women get into a lot of trouble when they go to their high school reunion and lie about their lives after twelfth grade.
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    Summer of Sam
    Spike Lee's take on the "Son of Sam" murders in New York City during the summer of 1977 centering on the residents of an Italian-American South Bronx neighborhood who live in fear and distrust of one another. (imdb)
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    Too Tired To Die
    Kenji (Kaneshiro) is an aimless young Japanese man living in New York whose life changes dramatically when he dreams about Death (Sorvino) in the form of a beautiful woman and sees her in his reality. When she tells him he has only 12 hours left to live, the clueless man tries to make sense out of his meaningless life... and time is running out. (Wonsuk Chin)
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    The Triumph of Love
    In a sun-drenched Italian villa where the madness of love has long been forbidden, one woman's passion is about to upend reason, bend genders and take every heart in the house prisoner. (Paramount Classics)
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    Barcelona
    Ted, a stuffy white guy from Illinois working in sales for the Barcelona office of a US corporation, is paid an unexpected visit by his somewhat less stuffy cousin Fred, who is an officer in the US Navy. Over the next few months, both their lives are irrevocably altered by the events which follow Fred's arrival, events which are the trivial stuff of a comedy of manners at first but which gradually grow increasingly dramatic.
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    Human Trafficking
    Human Trafficking (2005) - TV Mini-Series
    "Every day, young girls are bought and sold" is the first sentence that appears on a black screen in Human Traffcking's trailer. This is true, so true and this is what the lifetime network movie is all about: trying to tell people the truth about modern slavery. (imdb)
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    The Great Gatsby
    He risked it all to give first love a second chance. (A&E)
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    Jake\
    Jake's Women (1996) - TV Movie
    Jake is a writer. He is married to Maggie, but his marriage is in trouble. He cannot stop thinking about other women in his life, characters he invents conversations with. He is constantly talking to: his deceased wife Julie, his daughter Molly, his sister Karen, and his psychiatrist Edith... (imdb)
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    Lulu on the Bridge
    IThis film is about a famous jazz saxophonist, Izzy (Harvey Keitel) who's life is forever changed after he is accidently shot. (imdb)
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    Norma Jean & Marilyn
    This film follows Norma Jean from her simple, ambitious youth to her sex star pinnacle and back down. She moves from lover to lover in order to further her career. She finds fame but never happiness, only knowing seduction but not love. (imdb)
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    WiseGirls
    A new waitress working at an Italian restaurant in New York City finds herself entangled in a mob-run underworld of drug dealing and murder. (imdb)
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    Reservation Road
    Based on the critically acclaimed novel of the same name by John Burnham Schwartz, this is a compelling new dramatic thriller. A tale of anger, revenge, and great courage, the film follows two fathers as their families and lives converge... (Focus Features)
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    Attack on Leningrad
    When in 1941 Nazi Germany invaded the Soviet Union, their troops quickly besieged Leningrad. Foreign journalists are sent to Moscow but one of them, Kate Davies, is presumed dead and misses the plane. Alone in the city she is helped by Nina Tsvetnova a young and idealist police officer and together they will fight for their own survival and the survival of the people in the besieged city. (imdb)
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    Free Money
    Walrus-like warden Sven "Swede" Sorenson runs the prison, murders convicts who escape, and has the FBI on his trail. Swede's twins tell their father they're pregnant (they aren't), so he pushes their dim boyfriends, Bud and Larry, into shotgun marriages. He also turns his sons-in-law into slave labor, so Bud hatches an escape plan: to rob a train carrying old bills to the mint for burning. (imdb)
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    Sweet Nothing
    Angel celebrates the birth of his daughter by taking his first hit of crack cocaine. With the hesitant support of his wife, Monika, he joins a friend of his to deal drugs for a short time--enough time to get out of debt and buy some nice things for the family. Three years later, Angel is still dealing, and has not saved any money, instead spending it on crack. His addiction grows, straining his friendship and his family life, and he gradually loses control. (imdb)
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    Multiple Sarcasms
    Gabriel Richmond is a talented architect with a seemingly rich life as he has a caring wife, loving daughter and life long friends. Yet, he spends most days in the movie theater, hiding out from work, escaping into a fictional world where he can more readily relate to the made up characters. When fiction shines a mirror on his own life, an inspired Gabriel begins writing a play not-so-loosely based on his reality, examining all of the relationships that make his life what it is.
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    Like Dandelion Dust
    A compelling drama that explores the different meanings of being a parent through the gritty, realistic lives of the struggling, blue-collar Porter's, and the privileged Campbell family. Their lives intersect, intertwine and collide, all for the love of a little boy. This film bravely exposes the humanity in each character reminding us that we each have the potential to be the best and worst versions of ourselves at any time.
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    Tales of Erotica
    A series of erotic short films, all with similar unexpected endings. (imdb)
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    Union Square
    One of America's original indie filmmakers tells the story of an unexpected reunion between two estranged sisters, one of whom is on the verge of getting married, the other on the verge of a nervous breakdown. (tiff.net)
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    Angels Crest
    The disappearance of a 3-year-old boy divides a tightly knit community and culls out its secrets. (imdb)
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    The Presence
    In this darkly romantic ghost story, a woman (Academy Award Winner Mira Sorvino) travels to an isolated cabin where she finds herself stalked by an apparition (Shane West, "A Walk To Remember") who has come to inhabit her space as his own. With the unexpected arrival of the woman's boyfriend (Golden Globe nominee Justin Kirk, "Weeds"), the dark spirit's haunting grows more obsessive. (imdb)
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    Angel of Death
    It's Semana Santa (aka Holy Week) in an otherwise peaceful European town, but not everyone is being pious. A serial killer is on the loose and terrorizing the residents at a time when religion is front and center in everyone's minds. But it's hard to keep the faith when lives are in danger, especially for Maria Delgado (Mira Sorvino), the Spanish detective assigned to the case. Will she be able to stop the bloodshed before week's end? (netflix.com)
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    New York Cop
    Allegedly based on a true story, this film follows the life of Toshi, a Japanese man living in America and working with the New York City police. After being recommended for undercover work, Toshi decides to go after a gang lead by Hawk. Hawk and Toshi soon become friends, although Hawk's second-in-command, Tito, is suspicious of the newcomer. Will Toshi be able to bring the gang down, or will his cover be blown before he can finish the assignment? (imdb)
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    Smitty
    Thirteen year-old city brat Ben (Brandon Tyler Russell) has done it again... and his struggling, single mother (Mira Sorvino) has had enough of him getting into mischief. Now, Ben has to choose between going down the path of Juvi hall or spending the summer in Iowa on a farm with his estranged grandfather, Jack (Peter Fonda). The day after arriving, Ben is ready to leave. To help Ben get a friend, Jack gets him a smart farm dog from an animal shelter to keep Ben company and in line... (imdb)
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    The Last Templar
    The Last Templar (2009) - TV Mini-Series
    An adaptation of Raymond Khoury's novel about a New York archaeologist researching the lost secrets of the medieval Knights Templar.
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    Trade of Innocents
    A couple grieving the loss of their own daughter set out to rescue young girls sold into the sex slave trade.
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    Space Warriors
    Jimmy Hawkins has always dreamed of traveling to outer space. The son of a retired NASA astronaut who lived on the International Space Station, Jimmy has lived and breathed astrophysics his entire life. When an opportunity arises to compete and win a seat on the next space shuttle, Jimmy desperately wants to apply. But Jimmys parents, Capt. Andy Hawkins (Dermot Mulroney) and Sally Hawkins (Oscar Winner Mira Sorvino) have strong reservations about their son becoming an astronaut.
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    Perfect Sisters
    Tired of their mother's alcoholism and a string of her abusive boyfriends, two sisters plot to kill her. (imdb)
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    Do You Believe?
    A dozen different souls-all moving in different directions, all longing for something more. As their lives unexpectedly intersect, they each are about to discover there is power in the Cross of Christ ... even if they don't yet believe it. When a local pastor is shaken to the core by the visible faith of an old street-corner preacher, he is reminded that true belief always requires action. His response ignites a faith-fueled journey that powerfully impacts everyone it touches. (imdb)
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    Chloe and Theo
    From the northern ice comes a gentler kind of hero. (imdb)
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    Exposed
    A police detective investigates the truth behind his partner's death. The mysterious case reveals disturbing police corruption and a dangerous secret involving an unlikely young woman. (imdb)
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    Mothers and Daughters
    Interwoven stories of what it is to be a mom seen through the lens of photographer Rigby Gray. (imdb)
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    Quitters
    A teenager's family falls apart, so he finds a better one. (imdb)
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    Finding Mrs. Claus
    Showing one plot summary When Mrs. Claus (Mira Sorvino) feels neglected by her less than attentive husband (Will Sasso), she goes to Las Vegas to help a little girl with her Christmas wish. But when Santa finds out and follows her to Sin City to make amends, he puts Christmas at risk when things don't go quite as he planned..... (Jewels PiXie Johnson)
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    6 Below: Miracle on the Mountain
    An adrenaline seeking snowboarder gets lost in a massive winter storm in the back country of the High Sierras where he is pushed to the limits of human endurance and forced to battle his own personal demons as he fights for survival.
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    The Red Maple Leaf
    A detective, who is deeply grieving over the tragic loss of his wife and daughter, becomes determined to find the kidnapped daughter of the U.S. Ambassador, no matter what the cost. (imdb)
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    Condor
    Condor (2018) - TV Series
    A young CIA analyst Joe Turner, whose idealism is tested when he joins the CIA hoping to reform it from within but stumbles onto a terrible but brilliant plan that threatens the lives of millions.
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    Jeremy Fink and the Meaning of Life
    Jeremy Fink and his best friend Lizzy must search high and low throughout the streets of Manhattan for clues to unlock the mysterious box he received a month before his birthday. (imdb)
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    Indiscretion
    Indiscretion (2016) - TV Movie
    A politician's wife whose weekend fling with a tortured young artist leads to a dangerous obsession.
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    Beneath the Leaves
    Four small-town boys are kidnapped by James Whitley, a warm-eyed psychopath. His grotesque pursuit to reunite orphaned children with their deceased birth parents is halted when the boys escape and he is arrested. Twenty years later Whitley flees during a prison fire and decides to see his mission through. (imdb)
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    The Girl Who Believes in Miracles
    Unlike most people, young Sara Hopkins is willing to take God at His word. So when she hears a preacher say faith can move mountains, she starts praying. What begins with a mysteriously healed bird leads to people suddenly cured of their misery and misfortune all over town. But the overwhelming crush of notoriety and press attention soon takes its toll on Sara. Will her family be able to save their miracle girl before it's too late?
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    No One Would Tell
    True story set in 1991, about 14-year-old Amy Carnevale, who falls in love with Jamie Fuller, a possessive and abusive 16-year-old high school student.
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    Stuber
    A detective recruits his Uber driver into an unexpected night of adventure. (imdb)
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    Look Away
    Maria, an alienated high-school student, has her life turned upside down when she switches places with her sinister mirror image. (imdm.com)
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    Badland
    Detective Matthias Breecher is hired to track down the worst of the Confederate war criminals. As he roams the Old West seeking justice, his resolve is tested when he meets a determined pioneer woman who is far more than she seems. (imdb)
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    The Expecting
    The Expecting (2020) - TV Series
    The dark journey of a young woman down on her luck and pregnant under mysterious circumstances. (imdb)
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    Amongst Friends
    Three bored Long Island buddies seek excitement on the streets, with perilous results. (imdb)
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    Tarantella
    Diana, a young Italian-American photographer, returns to the city in which she grew up in order to settle her mother's estate. She had not gotten along well with her mother in recent years. While packing up the house, she meets a close friend of her mother's and grandmother's, who gives her her mother's last gift. As she learns more about her mother's history, Diana comes to terms with their relationship and her own Italian heritage.
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    The Islands
    Based on the incredible true-life story of Chiefess Kapiolani who descended into an active volcano to demonstrate her new-found faith and ushered in a new beginning in Hawaii. (imdb)
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    After We Fell
    Just as Tessa makes the biggest decision of her life, everything changes. Revelations about her family, and then Hardin's, throw everything they knew before in doubt and makes their hard-won future together more difficult to claim. (imdb)
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    Intruders
    Intruders (2014) - TV Series
    A TV series centered around a secret society devoted to chasing immortality by seeking refuge in the bodies of others. (imdb)
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    Crime Story
    An old man suffering from cancer seeks revenge on the thieves who have destroyed his life. (imdb)
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    East of the Mountains
    Based on the best-selling novel by David Guterson When retired heart surgeon Ben Givens learns that he has terminal cancer, he takes his beloved dog back to his boyhood home in Eastern Washington, determined to end his life on his own terms. Ben's journey, though, takes an unexpected turn, and soon becomes an adventure against which he pits himself with characteristic stoicism, wit, and determination.
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    American Crime Story
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    Doe
    A man wakes up with no memory of his past but the ability to speak dozens of languages fluently. After finding a clue about his former self, he will race against time to discover his true identity.
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    Butter
    A lonely obese boy everyone calls "Butter" is about to make history. He is going to eat himself to death-live on the Internet-and everyone is invited to watch. When he first makes the announcement online to his classmates, Butter expects pity, insults, and possibly sheer indifference. What he gets are morbid cheerleaders rallying around his deadly plan. Yet as their dark encouragement grows, it begins to feel a lot like popularity. And that feels good. (imdb)
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    Modern Family
    Modern Family (2009) - TV Series
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    Lamborghini: The Man Behind the Legend
    The life story of Ferruccio Lamborghini, the founder of Lamborghini.
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    Sound of Freedom
    The incredible true story of a former government agent turned vigilante who embarks on a dangerous mission to rescue hundreds of children from sex traffickers.
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    The Dutch Master
    Teresa is a young dental hygienist in Brooklyn who is engaged to be married. Her two best friends and co-workers have noticed that she has started acting odd lately. She has become obsessed with an old Dutch painting at a museum near their workplace. One day, while Teresa is studying it, the painting comes to life. . .
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    The Buccaneers
    The Buccaneers (1995) - TV Mini-Series
    Four American girls go to England to find husbands. (imdb)
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    Shining Vale
    Shining Vale (2022) - TV Series
    A family moves to a small town into a house in which terrible atrocities have taken place. But no one seems to notice except for Pat, who's convinced she's either depressed or possessed - turns out, the symptoms are exactly the same.
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    Lady Dynamite
    Lady Dynamite (2016) - TV Series
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    Covert One: The Hades Factor
    Secret agents fight to stop the spread of a deadly virus that menaces millions of people. (imdb)
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    Hero Mode
    A coding prodigy has 30 days to save his mother's game company by creating the ultimate video game.
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