Ray Liotta

Ray Liotta

Date of Birth: 18 Dec 1954

Country: USA

Biography: Adopted as a baby, Ray Liotta was a star athlete in New Jersey until deciding to pursue dramatics while at the University of Miami. He owes his break into Hollywood to Melanie Griffith, who promoted him for a big part in Something Wild. His intense demeanor has since served him well, especially in 1990's Goodfellas.

Total Credits at Criticker: 93 (Actor)

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    Blow
    A high-velocity look at George Jung's (Depp) spectacular rise and fall -- based on the true story of how powder cocaine turned into America's biggest drug problem and how one man from the blue-collar suburbs became the 35 billion-dollar a-year conduit to the Colombian cartels. Ted Demme directs this riveting look at the manic allure -- and dangerous reality -- of a drug smuggler's everyday life, and unfolds one of the great untold stories from the recent annals of American crime and culture. (New Line Cinema)
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    Cop Land
    Sylvester Stallone stars as Freddy Heflin, the sheriff of a place everyone calls "Cop Land" -- a small and seemingly peaceful town populated by the big city police officers he's long admired. Yet something ugly is taking place behind the town's peaceful facade. And when Freddy uncovers a massive, deadly conspiracy among these local residents, he is forced to take action -- and make a dangerous choice between protecting his idols and upholding the law. (Buena Vista Entertainment)
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    Field of Dreams
    "If you build it, he will come." With thes words, Iowa farmer Ray Kinsella (Costner) is inspired by a voice he can't ignore to pursue a dream he can hardly believe. Supported by his wife Annie (Madigan), Ray begins the quest by turning his ordinary cornfield into a place where dreams can come true. Along the way he meets reclusive activist Terence Mann (Jones), the mysterious "Doc" Graham (Lancaster), and even the legendary "Shoeless Joe" Jackson (Liotta). (Universal)
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    Goodfellas
    Henry Hill is a small time gangster, who takes part in a robbery with Jimmy Conway and Tommy De Vito, two other gangsters who have set their sights a bit higher. His two partners kill off everyone else involved in the robbery, and slowly start to climb up through the hierarchy of the Mob. Henry, however, is badly affected by his partners success, but will he stoop low enough to bring about the downfall of Jimmy and Tommy ? (imdb)
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    Hannibal
    Hannibal returns to America and attempts to make contact with disgraced Agent Starling and survive a vengeful victim's plan.
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    Heartbreakers
    Max and Page are a brilliant mother/daughter con team who have their grift down to a fine science. Max targets wealthy, willing men who fall prey to her beauty and charm, and marries them. The equally gorgeous Page then seduces them.
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    Identity
    Caught in a savage rainstorm, ten travelers are forced to seek refuge at a strange desert motel. They soon realize they've found anything but shelter. There is a killer among them and, one by one, they are murdered. (Sony)
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    John Q
    John Q. Archibald (Washington) is an ordinary man who must face the fact that his health insurance will not pay for the emergency heart transplant that is his son's only hope. Vowing to do whatever it takes to keep his son alive, John Q decides his only hope is a desperate gamble, and he takes the emergency room hostage. (New Line Cinema)
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    The Last Shot
    Based on the hilarious true story of the greatest motion picture never made, The Last Shot shows how everybody - even the FBI - can get caught up in the allure, glamour and glitz of Hollywood.
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    Narc
    An undercover narc dies, the investigation stalls, so the Detroit P.D. brings back Nick Tellis, fired 18-months ago when a stray bullet hits a pregnant woman. Tellis teams with Henry Oak, a friend of the dead narc and an aggressive cop constantly under the scrutiny of internal affairs. They follow leads, informants turn up dead, Nick's wife is unhappy he's back on the street, Henry's protective of the dead cop's wife... (imdb)
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    A Rumor of Angels
    James's summer takes an unexpected turn when he crashes through a fence owned by the local recluse, Maddy Bennett. Reluctantly enlisted to repair the damage, he's at first put off by Maddy's personality, but they eventually form an unlikely bond.
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    Operation Dumbo Drop
    To keep the loyalty of a native village during the Vietnam war, a US Army officer and his unit struggle to deliver it a live elephant. (imdb)
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    No Escape
    Robbins is sent to prison for the assassination of his general officer, a prison you only get out of when you die... (imdb)
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    Unlawful Entry
    After a break-in at their house, a couple gets help from one of the cops that answered their call. He helps them install the security system, and begins dropping by on short notice and unofficial patrol, and spends a lot of time discussing the couple's problems with the wife. The husband begins wondering if they're getting too much help.
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    Something Wild
    A free-spirited woman "kidnaps" a yuppie for a weekend of adventure. But the fun quickly takes a dangerous turn when her ex-con husband shows up. (imdb)
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    Turbulence
    After a shootout on a flight transporting prisoners, a stewardess must outwit a smooth-talking serial killer and land the plane herself. (imdb)
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    Dominick and Eugene
    Dominick and Eugene are twins, but Dominick is a little bit slow due do an accident in his youth. They live together... (imdb)
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    Corrina, Corrina
    When Manny Singer's wife dies, his young daughter Molly becomes mute and withdrawn. To help cope with looking after Molly, he hires sassy housekeeper Corrina Washington, who coaxes Molly out of her shell and shows father and daughter a whole new way of life. (imdb)
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    Revolver
    Gambler Jack Green (Statham) enters into a game with potentially deadly consequences. (imdb)
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    Ticker
    Ticker (2002) - Short Film
    The Driver finds himself in a dangerous, yet highly political situation; this time being pursued by a helicopter gunship while carrying a passenger with a suitcase... the contents of which will decide the fate of a nation. (imdb)
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    Control
    A sociopath on death row is given a chance to live if he agrees to take part in a chemical behavioral modification program. (imdb)
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    The Rat Pack
    The Rat Pack (1998) - TV Movie
    In the 1950's and 1960's Frank Sinatra was the head of the infamous "Rat Pack". He, Sammy Davis Jr., Dean Martin, Peter Lawford and Joey Bishop worked and played together. This film dramatizes their volatile relationships with each other and the Kennedys, Marilyn Monroe, mobster Sam Giancano, Judith Cambell and the FBI... (imdb)
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    Phoenix
    All is not well at the local cop station as some of the colleagues of good at heart, superstitious cop Harry are on the take. He is forced to rip off local pimp and overall bad guy (Louie) to pay off gambling debts run up with "bookie" Chicago. Things do not go exactly to plan, however, and tensions build up between the other cops. Romance and relief from violence is provided by Leila, Harry's on and off girlfriend. (imdb)
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    Smokin\
    In a series of interlocking tales of high stakes and low lifes, Mob boss Primo Sparazza has taken out a hefty contract on Buddy "Aces" Israel (Piven) -- a sleazy magician who has agreed to turn states evidence against the Vegas mob. The FBI, sensing a chance to use this small-time con to bring down big-target Sparazza, places Aces into protective custody under the supervision of two agents (Reynolds and Liotta) dispatched to Aces' Lake Tahoe hideout. (Universal)
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    Wild Hogs
    A rollicking comedy-adventure about a group of middle-aged friends who decide to rev up their routine suburban lives with a freewheeling motorcycle trip. As they go looking for adventure, they soon find that they've embarked on a journey they will never forget. (Touchstone Pictures)
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    Slow Burn
    A sexy, stylish thriller, Slow Burn stars Ray Liotta as a big-city district attorney with his eye on the mayor's office and a big problem on his hands. (Lions Gate)
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    Even Money
    Even Money is a ferociously compelling drama that follows the lives of nine individuals as their fates become increasingly entwined in a web of addiction and gambling, culminating at one critical moment where their lives will be lost or reclaimed. (Yari Film Group Releasing)
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    Bee Movie
    Barry B. Benson, a bee who has just graduated from college, is disillusioned at his lone career choice: making honey. On a special trip outside the hive, Barry's life is saved by Vanessa, a florist in New York City. As their relationship blossoms, he discovers humans actually eat honey, and subsequently decides to sue us.
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    In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale
    A man named Farmer sets out to rescue his kidnapped wife and avenge the death of his son -- two acts committed by the Krugs, a race of animal-warriors who are controlled by the evil Gallian. (imdb)
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    Battle in Seattle
    Activists arrive in Seattle, Washington en masse to protest a meeting of the World Trade Organization. Riots and chaos ensue as demonstrators successfully stop the WTO meetings. (imdb)
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    Hero Wanted
    After he awakens in a hospital, a man tracks down and murders the man that left him and a bank teller for dead during a robbery, only to end up having the slain thief's associates come after him in retaliation. (imdb)
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    Unforgettable
    A man who has been framed for the murder of his wife uses an experimental serum to try to find out who the real killer is, but this serum comes with a heavy price.
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    Point of Origin
    John Orr is an arson investigator searching for the perpetrator of a series of fires in California. Orr tells his co-investigators that the arsonist is motivated by ego, and they are forced to consider the possibility that the man they are looking for could himself be a fireman. Based on a true story.
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    The Lonely Lady
    A young screenwriter allows others to exploit her in the hopes of "making it" in Hollywood. (imdb)
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    Article 99
    A group of doctors in a veteran's hospital must contend with their hopeless situation: too many patients and not enough beds. The main cause of their problems is bureaucratic belt-tightening by the hospital administrators. The doctors are determined to give the best service they can, even if that means defying the orders of management and performing unauthorized operations. (imdb)
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    Local Color
    A successful artist looks back with loving memories on the summer of his defining year, 1974. A talented, but troubled eighteen year old art student befriends an elderly alcoholic genius painter who has turned his back on not only art, but life. The two form, what appears to be at first a tenuous relationship
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    Crossing Over
    Crossing Over is a multi-character canvas about immigrants of different nationalities struggling to achieve legal status in Los Angeles. The film deals with the border, document fraud, the asylum and green card process, work-site enforcement, naturalization, the office of counter terrorism and the clash of cultures.
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    Observe and Report
    Mall security guard Ronnie Barnhardt is called into action to stop a flasher from turning shopper's paradise into his personal peep show.
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    Powder Blue
    Four Los Angelenos -- a mortician, an ex-con, a suicidal ex-priest, and a stripper -- are brought together on Christmas Eve by a mixture of circumstances.
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    The Line
    The unstable new kingpin of a Tijuana drug cartel is targeted by an assassin for elimination. (imdb)
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    Forever Mine
    An affair between a cabana boy and the young wife of a sinister politician triggers a 16-year vendetta between the two men. (imdb)
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    Comeback Season
    A comedy about a cheating husband (Ray Liotta) and an injured high school football star (Shaun Sipos) who become court ordered roommates. Emotional carnage leads to unlikely alliances, as the two men scramble for a second chance at love and stardom. (Internet Movie Database)
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    Youth in Revolt
    Based on the popular novel series by C.D. Payne, this dark comedy stars Michael Cera as Nick Twisp, a cynical, sex-obsessed teenager plagued by his troubled home life and an obsession with bedding his dream girl, Sheeni Saunders (Portia Doubleday).
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    Crazy on the Outside
    A fresh out of jail parolee finds out that life outside his prison cell is much more complicated than he was expecting, especially when he starts spending time with his eccentric sister and all the crazy people in and around her life.
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    Date Night
    Married, middle-aged and with children is hardly a recipe for romance, but Tina Fey and Steve Carrell are determined to keep the spark alive in this Shawn Levy-helmed comedy about a date night gone horribly awry. Joining Fey and Carrell in this ensemble cast film are Mark Wahlberg, who plays a securities expert, James Franco as a slightly slow con man and Leighton Meester as the couple's babysitter.
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    Snowmen
    When 10-year-old Billy Kirkfield (Bobby Coleman) discovers that he has only a few weeks to live, he talks three eccentric but daring friends into helping him achieve a special kind of immortality by setting a world record. But as the pals work to help Billy reach his goal, they must also thwart a gang of local punks and face other dangers.
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    Charlie St. Cloud
    Ben Sherwood's intriguing novel is the basis of this ghost story about Charlie (Zac Efron), who is devoted to his brother, Sam, even after Sam's death. As the caretaker of the cemetery where Sam is buried, Charlie has lots of time to commune with the dead. Sam visits frequently to hang out with Charlie, but when Charlie meets a mysterious young woman (Amanda Crew), he must decide whether to move forward or remain trapped in the past.
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    Chasing 3000
    Two brothers drive across country to see their hero, Roberto Clemente, get his 3000th hit. (imdb)
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    Pure
    Pure (2009) - Short Film
    The action hero is wary, then in pursuit. There's confrontation, an escape, and the inevitable car chase, which leads to an explosion-heavy climax, and the look back from the weary hero. A meditation on genre, a commentary on visual cliches, and a celebration of the visceral pleasures of cinema.
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    Inferno
    A beautiful artist (Gloria Reuben) helps an amnesiac (Ray Liotta) piece together his identity and evade a gangster (Armin Mueller-Stahl) on his trail. (imdb)
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    The Son of No One
    A young cop is assigned to a precinct in the working class neighborhood where he grew up, and an old secret threatens to destroy his life and his family.
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    Street Kings 2: Motor City
    Ray Liotta (Goodfellas) delivers an intense, electrifying performance in this explosive follow-up to the gritty urban crime thriller Street Kings. Liotta plays Detroit detective Marty Kingston, the leader of an undercover narcotics team, whose members are being systematically murdered one by one. To solve the brutal killings, Kingston joins forces with a cocky, young homicide detective. But neither of them is prepared for the shocking corruption their investigation will uncover -- stunning secret (dvdactive.com)
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    The River Murders
    A homicide detective (Ray Liotta), while investigating a series of murders, becomes the prime suspect when the FBI uncovers his close personal ties to all the victims. (imdb)
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    The Entitled
    Paul Dynan's life is turned upside down when he decides to kidnap three young socialites and hold them ransom to save his family (imdb)
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    Field of Dreams 2: Lockout
    An Iowa corn farmer (Taylor Lautner), hearing voices, interprets them as a command to build a football field in his fields; he does, and the National Football League comes. (Funny or Die)
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    Wanderlust
    An urban couple branches out to live a more counter-culture lifestyle. (imdb)
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    All Things Fall Apart
    A drama centered around a promising football running back during his senior year in college. (imdb)
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    Killing Them Softly
    Jackie Cogan is a professional enforcer who investigates a heist that went down during a mob-protected poker game. (imdb)
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    Breathless
    Clark County, Texas trailer housewife Lorna (Gina Gershon) is fed up with her small-time thief husband Dale (Val Kilmer), especially after he didn't plan on sharing the $100,000 cash he'd robbed at gunpoint from the local savings & loan.
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    The Iceman
    Academy Award® nominee Michael Shannon stars alongside a stellar supporting cast -- including Winona Ryder, Ray Liotta and Chris Evans -- in the story of real-life mob hit-man Richard "The Iceman" Kuklinski, who was reportedly responsible for over 200 murders. (tiff.net)
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    The Place Beyond the Pines
    Ryan Gosling, Bradley Cooper and Eva Mendes star in this multi-generational crime drama from director Derek Cianfrance (Blue Valentine), about a motorcycle stunt rider whose moonlighting a bank robber brings him into conflict with an ambitious young cop. (tiff.net)
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    Yellow
    A young substitute teacher escapes from her drudging everyday life by fantasizing bizarre parallel realities, in this wildly inventive and visually dazzling head-trip from director Nick Cassavetes. (tiff.net)
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    The Details
    When a family of raccoons discover worms living underneath the sod in Jeff and Nealy's backyard, this pest problem begins a darkly comic and wild chain reaction of domestic tension, infidelity and murder. (imdb)
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    Bad Karma
    A near-death experience forces a con man to come to terms with his shady past. (imdb)
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    Pawn
    A petty robbery spirals into a tense hostage situation after three gunmen hold up a diner that's a front for the mob (imdb)
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    Suddenly
    A deputy sheriff in a small town tries to stop gunmen from attempting to assassinate the President. (movierob.wordpress.com)
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    The Devil\
    After serving a brutal tour of duty, veteran soldier Thomas Conrad is looking forward to a peaceful life at home with his family. But a drug cartel's ruthless enforcer has other plans for him. (imdb)
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    Better Living Through Chemistry
    A straight-laced pharmacist's uneventful life spirals out of control when he starts an affair with a trophy wife customer who takes him on a joyride involving sex, drugs and possibly murder. (imdb)
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    Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
    The town's most hard-boiled citizens cross paths with some of its more reviled inhabitants. (imdb)
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    Revenge of the Green Dragons
    A true immigrant story set against the vibrant backdrop of Flushing, N.Y. in the 1980s and 1990s. (imdb)
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    Stretch
    A chauffeur takes a job for a billionaire who makes his life hell. (imdb)
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    The Identical
    The path of a musical family from the Be Bop 1950s through the Glam Rock 1970s. (imdb)
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    Kill the Messenger
    A reporter becomes the target of a vicious smear campaign that drives him to the point of suicide after he exposes the CIA's role in arming Contra rebels in Nicaragua and importing cocaine into California. Based on the true story of journalist Gary Webb. (imdb)
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    Arena Brains
    Arena Brains (1987) - Short Film
    A short film by painter-turned-filmmaker Robert Longo, “Arena Brains” is a series of interlocking vignettes set in and around the art world of 1980s New York City, satirizing the neuroses and eccentricities of this milieu.
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    Shades of Blue
    Shades of Blue (2016) - TV Series
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    Blackway
    An ex-logger comes to the aid of a woman who returns to her hometown in the Pacific Northwest and finds herself harassed and stalked by a former cop turned crime lord.
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    Campus Code
    The college experience - studying, dating, partying... but when one of their classmates disintegrates right before their eyes, Ari, Becca, Izzy, Greta and Arun must battle security, the Griefers and each other to uncover the incredible truth about themselves and this other-worldly campus before they are all eliminated.
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    Smith
    Smith (2006) - TV Series
    A drama about the lives of a crew of professional criminals. (imdb)
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    Sticky Notes
    A story about love and loss. And maybe one day - love again. (imdb)
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    Ticket Out
    A mother takes her children and flees an abusive ex-husband.
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    Marriage Story
    A stage director and his actor wife struggle through a grueling, coast-to-coast divorce that pushes them to their personal and creative extremes. (imdb)
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    The Money
    The Money (2014) - TV Movie
    An American mogul and patriarch wields power and influence to expand his media empire and control his family.
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    Hubie Halloween
    Despite his devotion to his hometown of Salem, (and its Halloween celebration), Hubie Dubois is a figure of mockery for kids and adults alike. But this year, something is going bump in the night, and it's up to Hubie to save Halloween. (imdb)
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    Texas Rising
    Texas Rising (2015) - TV Mini-Series
    A depiction of the rise of Texas from the Battle of the Alamo to San Jacinto. A story told through the lives of the men who gave everything up to defend an infant country from a ruthless Dictator and savage Native Americans, and paved the way for the Republic of Texas to emerge.
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    No Sudden Move
    A group of criminals that are brought together under mysterious circumstances and have to work together to uncover what's really going on when their simple job goes completely sideways. (imdb)
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    The Many Saints of Newark
    A look at the formative years of New Jersey gangster, Tony Soprano. (imdb)
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    Modern Family
    Modern Family (2009) - TV Series
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    Black Bird
    Black Bird (2022) - TV Mini-Series
    Jimmy Keene is sentenced to 10 years in a minimum security prison but he cuts a deal with the FBI to befriend a suspected serial killer. Keene has to elicit a confession from Larry Hall to find the bodies of as many as eighteen women.
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    Cocaine Bear
    It tells the story of a drug runner whose plane crashes with a load of cocaine that's found by a black bear, who eats it. (imdb)
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    Fool\
    A fool for love becomes an accidental celebrity only to lose it all.
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    Dear Dracula
    Dear Dracula (2012) - Direct-to-Video
    Dracula has a great opportunity to try his brand new skills at the neighborhood Halloween party, where he realizes that self-confidence is enough to make him as scary as he ever was. (imdb)
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    Dangerous Waters
    A sailing holiday spirals out of control when a teenage daughter uncovers the dark past of her mother's new boyfriend (imdb)
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    SpongeBob SquarePants
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