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Willem Dafoe
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Date of Birth: Jul 22, 1955

Country: USA

Biography: Known for the darkly eccentric characters he often plays, Willem Dafoe is one of the screen's more provocative and engaging actors. Strong-jawed and wiry, he has commented that his looks make him ideal for playing the boy next door -- if you happen to live next door to a mausoleum. (All Movie Guide)

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Total Titles at Criticker: 98 - You've Seen 98

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Titles You've Ranked (98)
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North on Evers North on Evers (1992)
Summary: James Benning takes the road movie seriously, making his circular trip across the U.S. a marvelously photographed, intensely felt, and disturbing portrait of contemporary America.
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Off Limits Off Limits (1988)
Summary: McGriff and Albaby are probably doing the worst law enforcement job in the world - they are plain clothes U.S. military policemen on duty in war-time Saigon. However, their job becomes even harder when they start investigating the serial killings of local prostitutes. Their prime suspect is high ranking U.S. Army officer which brings their lives in danger. (imdb)
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The Dust of Time The Dust of Time (2008)
Summary: A, an American film director of Greek ancestry, is making a film that tells his story and the story of his parents. At the same time the film is a long journey into the vast history and the events of the last fifty years that left their mark on the 20th century.
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Fantastic Mr. Fox Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009)
Summary: Angry farmers, tired of sharing their chickens with a sly fox, look to get rid of their opponent and his family.
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Cirque du Freak: The Vampire Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant (2009)
Summary: A young boy named Darren Shan meets a mysterious man at a freak show who turns out to be a Vampire. After a series of events Darren must leave his normal life and go on the road with the Cirque Du Freak and become a Vampire. (imdb)
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Farewell Farewell (2009)
Summary: In the vein of The Lives Of Others and based on an incredible true story, FAREWELL is an espionage film about events that changed history. In 1981, Colonel Grigoriev (Kusturica) of the KGB, disenchanted with the Communist ideal, decides he is going to change the world. Discreetly, he makes contact with Pierre (Canet), a French engineer working in Moscow (imdb)
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Miral Miral (2010)
Summary: With the story of the Israel/Palestine-conflict as a contextual backdrop, we are shown and told the story of four palestinian women. It's all centered around Dar Al-Tifl - a school and home for palestinian orphans in Israel. Miral - one of the girls - has to carry the weight of her people, her history and her family on her shoulders, as she grows up with terrorism, Intifada, civil war and political conflict. Can she maintain a individual ambition in all this?
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Fishing with John Fishing with John (1991)  - TV Mini-Series
Summary: Traveling with his special guests to the most exotic and dangerous places on earth, John Lurie battles sharks with Jim Jarmusch off the tip of Long Island, goes ice fishing with Willem Dafoe at Maine's northernmost point, braves the Costa Rican jungle with Matt Dillon, takes Tom Waits to Jamaica, and searches for the elusive giant squid with Dennis Hopper in Thailand. (Criterion Collection)
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4:44 Last Day on Earth 4:44 Last Day on Earth (2012)
Summary: A look at what would happen if everyone knew the world was ending. (imdb)
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The Hunter The Hunter (2011)
Summary: Martin, a mercenary, is sent from Europe by an anonymous biotech company to the Tasmanian wilderness on a hunt for the last Tasmanian tiger. (imdb)
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Roadhouse 66 Roadhouse 66 (1984)
Summary: A straight-laced businessman making his way crosscountry takes up with a hitchhiking ex-rock and roll musician.
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My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done (2009)
Summary: Inspired by a true crime, a man begins to experience mystifying events that lead him to slay his mother with a sword.
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Daybreakers Daybreakers (2010)
Summary: In the year 2019, a plague has transformed most every human into vampires. Faced with a dwindling blood supply, the fractured dominant race plots their survival; meanwhile, a researcher works with a covert band of vamps on a way to save humankind.
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Fireflies in the Garden Fireflies in the Garden (2008)
Summary: The semi-autobiographical story centers on the complexities of love and commitment in a family torn apart when faced by an unexpected tragedy. (imdb)
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The Night and the Moment The Night and the Moment (1995)
Summary: A writer (Dafoe) is invited to the house of a noblewoman (Olin) who adores free-thinkers. He attempts to seduce her but she insists that he tell her of his past love exploits. While doing so, he takes her through his time in prison where he was unknowingly incarcerated in the cell beside hers. (wikipedia)
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Anamorph Anamorph (2007)
Summary: A psychological thriller based on the concept of anamorphosis, a painting technique that manipulates the laws of perspective to create two competing images on a single canvas. (imdb)
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White Sands White Sands (1992)
Summary: A small southwestern town sheriff finds a body in the desert with a suitcase and $500,000. He impersonates the man and stumbles into an FBI investigation. (imdb)
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Victory Victory (1995)
Summary: Axel Heyst lives on a secluded island near the Dutch East Indies port of Surabaya. The year is 1913. While on personal business to the port, he visits the hotel owned by racist German Schomberg. An all-woman orchestra plays in the hotel each night, and orchestra owner, San Giacomo agrees to "sell" one of the girls, Alma, to Schomberg... (imdb)
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Go Go Tales Go Go Tales (2007)
Summary: A screwball comedy centered on a Manhattan go-go dancing club, where a financial struggle between the owner, his accountant and his silent partner brother threatens the business's future. (imdb)
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Triumph of the Spirit Triumph of the Spirit (1989)
Summary: A stevedore in Thessaloniki, Greece, Arouch's passion is boxing. Captured along with his family and fiance Allegra in 1943 and interred in Auschwitz, Arouch is used by his SS captors as entertainment, forced to box against fellow prisoners. He knows that if he refuses, his family will be punished; if he wins, he will be given extra rations which he can share with them; if he loses, he will be sent to the gas chamber...
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Antichrist Antichrist (2009)
Summary: A grieving couple retreats to their cabin 'Eden' in the woods, hoping to repair their broken hearts and troubled marriage. But nature takes its course and things go from bad to worse. (imdb)
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Edges of the Lord Edges of the Lord (2001)
Summary: A 12-year-old Jewish boy hides with a family of Catholic peasant farmers to escape the Nazis. (imdb)
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Adam Resurrected Adam Resurrected (2008)
Summary: "Adam Resurrected" follows the story of Adam Stein, a charismatic patient at a mental institution for Holocaust survivors in Israel, 1961. He reads minds and confounds his doctors, lead by Nathan Gross. Before the war, in Berlin, Adam was an entertainer--cabaret impresario, circus owner, magician, musician--loved by audiences and Nazis alike until he finds himself in a concentration camp, confronted by Commandant Klein... (imdb)
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John Carter John Carter (2012)
Summary: Transplanted to Mars, a Civil War vet discovers a lush planet inhabited by 12-foot tall barbarians. Finding himself a prisoner of these creatures, he escapes, only to encounter a princess who is in desperate need of a savior. (imdb)
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Odd Thomas Odd Thomas (2013)
Summary: In a California desert town, a short-order cook with clairvoyant abilities encounters a mysterious man with a link to dark, threatening forces. (imdb)
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My Hindu Friend My Hindu Friend (2015)
Summary: Diego is a film director very close to death, surrounded by people who are having trouble dealing with his current tempestuous mood. Chances are he won't survive, but if he does, that means he needs to relearn how to live. live. (imdb)
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The Headhunter The Headhunter's Calling (2016)
Summary: A headhunter whose life revolves around closing deals in a a survival-of-the-fittest boiler room, battles his top rival for control of their job placement company -- his dream of owning the company clashing with the needs of his family. (imdb)
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Dog Eat Dog Dog Eat Dog (2016)
Summary: Carved from a lifetime of experience that runs the gamut from incarceration to liberation, Dog Eat Dog is the story of three men who are all out of prison and now have the task of adapting themselves to civilian life. (imdb)
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Tales from Earthsea Tales from Earthsea (2006)
Summary: Something bizarre has come over the land. The kingdom is deteriorating. People are beginning to act strange... What's even more strange is that people are beginning to see dragons, which shouldn't enter the world of humans. Due to all these bizarre events, Ged, a wandering wizard, is investigating the cause... (imdb)
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John Wick John Wick (2014)
Summary: An ex-hitman comes out of retirement to track down the gangsters that took everything from him. (imdb)
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The Great Wall The Great Wall (2017)
Summary: A mystery centered around the construction of the Great Wall of China. (imdb)
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What Happened to Monday What Happened to Monday (2017)
Summary: In a world where families are limited to one child due to overpopulation, a set of identical septuplets must avoid being put to a long sleep by the government and dangerous infighting while investigating the disappearance of one of their own. (imdb)
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At Eternity At Eternity's Gate (2018)
Summary: A look at Vincent van Gogh's time in Arles. (imdb.com)
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Murder on the Orient Express Murder on the Orient Express (2017)
Summary: A lavish train ride unfolds into a stylish & suspenseful mystery. From the novel by Agatha Christie, Murder on the Orient Express tells of thirteen stranded strangers & one man's race to solve the puzzle before the murderer strikes again. (imdb)
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Death Note Death Note (2017)
Summary: Light Turner, a bright student, stumbles across a mystical notebook that has the power to kill any person whose name he writes in it. Light decides to launch a secret crusade to rid the streets of criminals. Soon, the student-turned-vigilante finds himself pursued by a famous detective known only by the alias L. (imdb)
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The Florida Project The Florida Project (2017)
Summary: The story of a precocious six year-old and her ragtag group of friends whose summer break is filled with childhood wonder, possibility and a sense of adventure while the adults around them struggle with hard times. (imdb)
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Pasolini Pasolini (2014)
Summary: One of the greatest director and actor alliances of all time join again to bring the world a glimpse of the the final days of a God among filmmakers, Pier Paolo Pasolini, after he went Salò.
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The Fault in Our Stars The Fault in Our Stars (2014)
Summary: Hazel and Gus are two teenagers who share an acerbic wit, a disdain for the conventional, and a love that sweeps them on a journey. Their relationship is all the more miraculous given that Hazel's other constant companion is an oxygen tank, Gus jokes about his prosthetic leg, and they met and fell in love at a cancer support group. (imdb)
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Saving Norman Saving Norman (2013)  - Short Film
Summary: Saving Norman tells the story of a hypochondriac ex-ping pong player who missed the biggest tournament of his career because of a cold. Now years later he lives a hermetic existence with his parrot Norman. But, when Norman seems to be suffering from a case of bird narcolepsy he calls in pet psychic Belinda who soon realizes that in order to help Norman, she'll first have to help his owner. (imdb)
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The Smile Man The Smile Man (2013)  - Short Film
Summary: Here's a short interesting film about a man that has a car accident and gets a weird injury to his spine blocking some of his facial muscles leaving him smiling for the rest of his life.
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Love Love's Routine (2013)  - Short Film
Summary: Love's Routine, written and directed by Shirlyn Wong, is a dark comedy about a discordant elderly couple.
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Tomorrow You Tomorrow You're Gone (2012)
Summary: Charlie Rankin, recently released from prison, seeks vengeance for his jail-house mentor William "The Buddha" Pettigrew. Along the way, he meets the ethereal, yet streetwise, Florence Jane. They embark on a unlikely road trip, careening towards an unlikely redemption and uncertain resolution. (imdb)
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Out of the Furnace Out of the Furnace (2013)
Summary: When Rodney Baze mysteriously disappears and law enforcement fails to follow through, his older brother, Russell, takes matters into his own hands to find justice. (imdb)
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Nymphomaniac: Volume 2 Nymphomaniac: Volume 2 (2014)
Summary: The second part of the two-part version of von Trier's Nymphomaniac.
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A Most Wanted Man A Most Wanted Man (2014)
Summary: A Chechen Muslim illegally immigrates to Hamburg, where he gets caught in the international war on terror.
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Bad Country Bad Country (2014)
Summary: Detective Bud Carter's investigations lead to the arrest of Jesse Weiland, a contract killer from a criminal syndicate. Weiland, facing life in prison and losing his family, puts his trust in Carter and becomes an informant. (imdb)
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Location Production Footage: The Last Temptation of Christ Location Production Footage: The Last Temptation of Christ (1988)  - Short Film
Summary: Martin Scorsese carries around a VHS camera and records glimpses of working on location to get "Temptation" completed. (SM)
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The Grand Budapest Hotel The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
Summary: The adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. (imdb)
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Ripley Under Ground Ripley Under Ground (2005)
Summary: After his friend, a hot young artist, is killed, a resourceful American man living in London covers up the crime and tries to keep the friend's name alive in order to exploit his legacy and reap millions in the process. (imdb)
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Bullfighter Bullfighter (2000)
Summary: A unique Western for the new millennium, director Rune Bendixen's Bullfighter tells the darkly comic tale of a drifter framed for murder and subsequently hunted by a horde of unrelenting assassins... (All Movie Guide)
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Pavilion of Women Pavilion of Women (2001)
Summary: Based upon the novel by Nobel Prize-winning author Pearl S. Buck, this film, set in 1930's China, deals with the themes of spiritual freedom and finding true love. (Universal Focus)
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The Reckoning The Reckoning (2003)
Summary: This murder mystery, set in the Middle Ages, is steeped in moral dilemmas about the power of art, the temptations of evil and the search for justice that continue to haunt us in modern times. (Paramount Classics)
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Overnight Overnight (2003)
Summary: This documentary look at the rise and fall of filmmaker Troy Duffy (The Boondock Saints) is a stunning, often hilarious look at how, even in the shark-infested waters of moviemaking, one's teeth can be too sharp. (Film Forum)
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Once Upon a Time in Mexico Once Upon a Time in Mexico (2003)
Summary: A drug lord who pretends to overthrow the Mexican government. A corrupt CIA agent (Johnny Depp) who at that time, demands retribution from his worst enemy to carry out the drug lord's uprising against the government. (imdb)
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New Rose Hotel New Rose Hotel (1998)
Summary: Maas and Hosaka are two large Corporations in the future world. They are fighting to get control over the best minds of the world. The best is Hiroshi and at the moment he is working for the Maas Corporation. Fox has accepted an offer to persuade Hiroshi to go over to the Hosaka Corporation. Sandii is a little Italian girl from Japan and she should be the way to get to Hiroshi. X is the man who should train Sandii to break Hiroshi's Heart. But if X falls in love with Sandii? And if the Hosaka Corporation breaks the agreement? And if Sandii is not a little Italian girl? (imdb)
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Rockets Redglare! Rockets Redglare! (2003)
Summary: Documentary on Rockets Redglare (aka Michael Morra), a colorful figure on the New York City art scene up until his death in 2001. In his life, Redglare was the bodyguard/drug dealer to Sid Vicious and Jean Michel Basquiat, a stand-up comedian (he toured with Steve Buscemi), and an actor in over 30 films, including "Stranger Than Paradise", "Down by Law", and "Mystery Train". (imdb)
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Shadow of the Vampire Shadow of the Vampire (2000)
Summary: A witty, atmospheric, and deliciously feverish tale inspired by the great German film director F. W. Murnau and the making of his unforgettable "Nosferatu." (Lions Gate Films)
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xXx: State of the Union xXx: State of the Union (2005)
Summary: NSA Agent Augustus Gibbons (Jackson), fresh off the success of his last renegade recruitment, once again finds himself in need of an outsider. Gibbons and his new agent (Ice Cube), also code named "XXX," must track a dangerous military splinter group led by Willem Dafoe that is conspiring to overthrow the U.S. Government in the nation's capital. (Sony)
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Wild at Heart Wild at Heart (1990)
Summary: Sailor and Lula are in love in a way that seems so strong that nothing could ever corrupt it. Yet their past contains ghosts, and there are dark forces which are railed against them. As Sailor and Lula head out by road across the United States, these ghosts and these forces slowly catch up with them, putting their love to the test, and ultimately placing it in jeopardy.
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Spider-Man 2 Spider-Man 2 (2004)
Summary: Peter Parker is juggling the delicate balance of his dual life as a college student and a superhuman crime fighter. His becomes even more complicated when he confronts a new nemesis, the brilliant Otto Octavius, who has been reincarnated as "Doc Ock."
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Spider-Man Spider-Man (2002)
Summary: Peter Parker (Maguire), after being bitten by a genetically altered spider, becomes Spider-Man, a hero of superhuman strength with the ability to cling to any surface. He dedicates himself to a life of fighting crime, while living a double life as a superhero and working student. (Sony)
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The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004)
Summary: Internationally famous oceanographer Steve Zissou (Murray) and his crew set sail on an expedition to hunt down the mysterious, elusive, possibly non-existent Jaguar Shark that killed Zissou's partner during the documentary filming of their latest adventure. (Touchstone Pictures)
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Finding Nemo Finding Nemo (2003)
Summary: This visually stunning underwater adventure follows the comedic and eventful journeys of two fish - a father and his son Nemo - who become separated in the Great Barrier Reef. (Disney/Pixar)
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The Aviator The Aviator (2004)
Summary: A biographical chronicle which charts the early years of famous tycoon, Howard Hughes, whose eclectic career spanned across everything from oil, to film, casinos, and aviation.
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Auto Focus Auto Focus (2002)
Summary: Biography of Bob Crane, star of the television series "Hogan's Heroes," from the late 1960s and early 1970s. Crane befriends John Carpenter, who works for Sony and has access to video equipment, and the pair become increasingly involved in picking up girls and recording the results on videotape.
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Animal Factory Animal Factory (2000)
Summary: Based on the eponymous novel by one-time San Quentin inmate Edward Bunker, Animal Factory portrays the manufacture of a hardened criminal out of the middle-class clay of a newly imprisoned and once promising young man. (Silver Nitrate Releasing)
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American Psycho American Psycho (2000)
Summary: Patrick Bateman, a young, well to do man working on wall street at his father's company kills for no reason at all. As his life progresses his hatred for the world becomes more and more intense. Based on the book by Bret Easton Ellis. (imdb)
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The Boondock Saints The Boondock Saints (1999)
Summary: Two Irish brothers accidentally killed mafia thugs. They turned themselves in and were released as heroes. They then see it as a calling by God and started knocking off mafia gang members one by one. Willem Dafoe plays the detective trying to figure out the killings, but the closer he was to catching the Irish brothers, the more he thinks the brothers are doing the right thing. (imdb)
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Clear and Present Danger Clear and Present Danger (1994)
Summary: When his mentor Admiral James Greer (Jones) becomes gravely ill, Jack Ryan (Ford) is appointed acting CIA Deputy Director of Intelligence. His first assignment: investigate the murder of one of the President's friends, a prominent U.S. businessman with secret ties to Colombian drug cartels. Unbeknownst to Ryan, the CIA has already dispatched a deadly field operative (Dafoe) to lead a paramilitary force against the Colombian drug lords. Caught in the crossfire, Ryan takes matters into his own hands, risking his career and life for the only cause he still believes in-the truth. (Paramount)
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Final Cut: The Making and Unmaking of Final Cut: The Making and Unmaking of 'Heaven's Gate' (2004)
Summary: Documentary about the fiasco involved in the production of Cimino's masterpiece Heaven's Gate. (youtube)
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eXistenZ eXistenZ (1999)
Summary: Allegra Geller, the leading game designer in the world, is testing her new virtual reality game, eXistenZ with a focus group. As they begin, she is attacked by a fanatic assassin employing a bizarre organic gun. She flees with a young marketing trainee, Ted Pikul, who is suddenly assigned as her bodyguard. Unfortunately, her pod, an organic gaming device that contains the only copy of the eXistenZ game program, is damaged... (imdb)
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The English Patient The English Patient (1996)
Summary: Adapted from Michael Ondaatje's acclaimed novel set against the backdrop of World War II, Anthony Mingehlla's Oscar-winning drama stars Ralph Fiennes as a horribly burned pilot who recounts a tale of doomed romance to the nurse tending him (Juliette Binoche). As his story is revealed via flashback, so too are secrets about his identity and the depth of his passion for the woman he loved.
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The Clearing The Clearing (2004)
Summary: The story of a parallel emotional struggle between the victim of a kidnapping and the family that is left behind. (Fox Searchlight Pictures)
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Manderlay Manderlay (2005)
Summary: Manderlay is a plantation where a group of people are living as if slavery hadn't been abolished 70 years earlier. Upon leaving Dogville in 1933, Grace and her father head far south to the state of Alabama where they arrive upon the bizarre place.
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Inside Man Inside Man (2006)
Summary: Acclaimed actors Denzel Washington, Clive Owen and Jodie Foster come together to explore the lure of power, the ugliness of greed and the mystery of a perfect robbery in this combustible new crime drama. The powerhouse actors play tough New Yorkers who must outwit one another to protect competing interests in this skillfully penned and tightly helmed thriller.
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Faraway, So Close! Faraway, So Close! (1993)
Summary: A sequel to Wender's Der Himmel über Berlin (Wings of desire), it again follows a group of angels in the German capital who look longingly upon the life of humans. (imdb)
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Streets of Fire Streets of Fire (1984)
Summary: Rock and Roll singer is taken captive by a motorcycle gang in a strange world that seems to be a cross of the 1950's and the present or future. Her ex-boyfriend returns to town and to find her missing and goes to her rescue. (imdb)
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Control Control (2004)
Summary: 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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Light Sleeper Light Sleeper (1992)
Summary: A drug dealer with upscale clientele is having moral problems going about his daily deliveries. A reformed addict, he has never gotten over the wife that left him, and the couple that use him for deliveries worry about his mental well-being and his effectiveness at his job. Meanwhile someone is killing women in apparently drug-related incidents. (imdb)
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Lulu on the Bridge Lulu on the Bridge (1998)
Summary: 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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Mr. Bean Mr. Bean's Holiday (2007)
Summary: Mr. Bean returns but not for long as he goes on his travels to the south of France where mishap and mayhem begin, by the end Bean even has his video diaries at the Cannes Film Festival. (imdb)
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The Walker The Walker (2007)
Summary: An escort (Harrelson) who caters to Washington D.C.'s society ladies becomes involved in a murder case. (imdb)
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Body of Evidence Body of Evidence (1993)
Summary: A millionaire is found dead of heart failure handcuffed to the bed with a home video tape of him and his lover. When cocaine is found in his system, and his will leaves $8 million to his lover, they arrest her on suspicion of murder. Her lawyer succumbs to her charms, and he begins a torrid and kinky affair with her. As new evidence turns up during trial, he begins to wonder if he's defending a murderer. (imdb)
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The Loveless The Loveless (1982)
Summary: Dafoe plays Vance, a stoic, leather-clad biker who rides into a small Southern town and to wait for some other bikers. Their plan is to travel on to Daytona for some racing, but they have to stick around the little truck stop town for a while to get one of their bikes repaired... (All Movie Guide)
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Tom & Viv Tom & Viv (1994)
Summary: In 1915, T.S. (Tom) Eliot and Vivienne Haigh-Wood elope, but her longstanding gynecological and emotional problems disrupt their planned honeymoon. Her father is angry because Tom's poetry doesn't bring in enough to live on, but her mother is happy Viv has found a tender and discreet husband. (imdb)
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Flight of the Intruder Flight of the Intruder (1991)
Summary: After his co-pilot is killed, Jake Grafton, a carrier-based Intruder pilot, questions the purpose of Navy bombing missions... (imdb)
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Speed 2: Cruise Control Speed 2: Cruise Control (1997)
Summary: A computer hacker breaks into the computer system of the Seaborn Legend cruise liner and sets it speeding on a collision course into a gigantic oil tanker. (imdb)
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Mississippi Burning Mississippi Burning (1988)
Summary: Two FBI agents with wildly different styles arrive in Mississippi to investigate the disappearance of some civil rights activists. (imdb)
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Born on the Fourth of July Born on the Fourth of July (1989)
Summary: The biography of Ron Kovic. Paralyzed in the Vietnam war, he becomes an anti-war and pro-human rights political activist after feeling betrayed by the country he fought for. (imdb)
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Platoon Platoon (1986)
Summary: A young recruit in Vietnam faces a moral crisis when confronted with the horrors of war and the duality of man. (imdb)
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The Last Temptation of Christ The Last Temptation of Christ (1988)
Summary: At his execution, Jesus is tempted by an alluring image of a peaceful and pleasant life with Mary Magdelene to try to get him to refuse the sacrifice he must make (imdb)
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Basquiat Basquiat (1996)
Summary: Basquiat tells the story of the meteoric rise of youthful artist Jean-Michel Basquiat. (imdb)
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Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam (1987)  - TV Movie
Summary: Feature-length documentary film featuring real-life letters written by American soldiers, sailors, airmen, and Marines during the Vietnam War to their families and friends back home. Archive footage of the war and news coverage thereof augment the first-person "narrative" by men and women who were in the war, some of whom did not survive it. (IMDB)
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American Dreamz American Dreamz (2006)
Summary: Paul Weitz brings us an utterly insane comedy about politics, reality TV and the idea that everybody in America has a dream - and how that 'great thing' can actually drive our culture crazy. (Universal Pictures)
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The Hunger The Hunger (1983)
Summary: The Egyptian vampire lady Miriam subsists upon the blood of her lovers. In return the guys or girls don't age... (imdb)
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Cry-Baby Cry-Baby (1990)
Summary: "Cry-Baby," starring a young Johnny Depp, shares aspects of its plot with "Grease." Allison is a "square" good girl who has decided she wants to be bad and falls hard for Cry-Baby Walker (imdb)
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To Live and Die in L.A. To Live and Die in L.A. (1985)
Summary: A fearless Secret Service agent will stop at nothing to bring down the counterfeiter who killed his partner. (imdb)
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Affliction Affliction (1997)
Summary: An emotionally shattering drama about a man (Nolte) who has taken several wrong turns in his life and who now finds himself on a collision course with his own destiny. (Lions Gate Films)