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William Shatner
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Date of Birth: Mar 22, 1931

Country: Canada

Biography: William Alan Shatner is a Canadian actor, recording artist, and author. He gained worldwide fame and became a cultural icon for his portrayal of James T. Kirk, captain of the USS Enterprise, in the science fiction television series Star Trek from 1966 to 1969, Star Trek: The Animated Series from 1973 to 1974, and in seven of the subsequent Star Trek feature films from 1979 to 1994... - www.wikipedia.org

Total Titles at Criticker: 94 - You've Seen 0

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Titles You Haven't Rated: Actor (94) | Director (7) | Writer (5)
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The Truth Is in the Stars (2017)
William Shatner sits down with scientists, innovators and celebrities to discuss how the optimism of "Star Trek" influenced multiple generations. (imdb)
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Batman vs. Two-Face (2017)
Batman vs. Two-Face (2017) - Direct-to-Video
Former Gotham City District Attorney Harvey Dent, one side of his face scarred by acid, goes on a crime spree based on the number '2'. All of his actions are decided by the flip of a defaced, two-headed silver dollar. (imdb)
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A Sunday Horse (2016)
After a near-fatal accident, on a horse the experts thought was nothing special, a determined rider from the wrong side of the tracks defies all the odds to pursue her dreams of winning a national jumping championship. (imdb)
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Range 15 (2016)
A group of veterans wake up after a night of partying to find out that the zombie apocalypse has spread across the United States. Together, they must fight their way across the country in order to find a cure for the outbreak and restore freedom before it's too late.
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Breaking Ground (2015)
A special look at the WWE Performance Center and what it takes to become a WWE Superstar. Some will make it, some will not. Look at all the vigorous training, animosity and friendship these future WWE superstars possess. (imdb)
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A Christmas Horror Story (2015)
High school students investigate a mysterious homicide that occurred the prior holiday season, a couple notices their young son is acting strangely after a snowy forest trip to cut down a traditional tree and one family are stalked through a winter wonderland by Krampus, the Xmas demon. Meanwhile at the North Pole, Santa is fending off zombie elves. (imdb)
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Baby, Baby, Baby (2015)
The relationship between two mismatched people who try to move past their baggage to make their love work. (imdb)
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Chaos on the Bridge (2015)
The story of the struggle to create the television series, Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987).
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To Be Takei (2014)
A look at the many roles played by eclectic 77-year-old actor/activist George Takei, whose wit, humor and grace have helped him to become an internationally beloved figure and Internet phenomenon with 7-million Facebook fans and counting. (imdb)
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Escape from Planet Earth (2013)
Astronaut Scorch Supernova finds himself caught in a trap when he responds to an SOS from a notoriously dangerous alien planet. (imdb)
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Get a Life! (2012)
Shatner - who played Captain James T. Kirk from 1966 to 1969 (and reprised the role several times thereafter) - examines the mystery, longevity and the cultural phenomena of "Star Trek" and its long-obsessed fans. (examiner.com)
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The Captains (2011)
The Captains is a feature length documentary film written and directed by William Shatner. The film follows Shatner as he interviews the other actors whom have portrayed Starship captains within the illustrious science-fiction franchise. (imdb)
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$#*! My Dad Says (2010)
A middle aged son moves in with his old fashion dad. (imdb)
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Fanboys (2009)
"Star Wars" fans travel to Skywalker Ranch to steal an early copy of "Episode I: The Phantom Menace".
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The Captains
The Captains' Summit (2009) - Direct-to-Video
A roundtable discussion between Star Trek Captains, moderated by Whoopi Goldberg.
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William Shatner
On a cold night in Milwaukee high art meets pop culture as award winning choreographer Margo Sappington (OH! CALCUTTA!, BILLBOARDS) premieres her latest ballet, "Common People", set to the music of William Shatner and Ben Folds from their album, Has Been. GONZO BALLET explores the genesis of this unique artistic collaboration by fusing the music, poetry, and dance of "Common People" with interviews of the creators, dancers, and audience members. (imdb)
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Transcendent Man (2009)
The life and ideas of Ray Kurzweil. Prepare to evolve. (Tag lines.)
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Stalking Santa (2006)
Millions of people believe in him. Thousands claim to have seen him. But only one man is foolish enough to try to prove his existence.
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The Wild (2006)
An odd assortment of animals from the New York Zoo including a lion, a giraffe, an anaconda, a koala and a squirrel discover what a jungle the city can be when they set off on a daring mission to rescue one of their own in this outrageous, computer-animated comedy-adventure. (Disney)
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Comedy Central Roast of William Shatner (2006)
It's William Shatner's turn to step in to the celebrity hot seat for the latest installment of The Comedy Central Roast. A parade of Shatner's friends have gotten together to boldly go where no one has gone before: on William Shatner's sh*tlist. Tune in as some of Shatner's closest friends hang out, have a few drinks, listen to a live performance by one of the hottest bands around, and then spend ninety minutes ridiculing and insulting the man behind Captain Kirk. (imdb)
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Over the Hedge (2006)
A scheming raccoon fools a mismatched family of forest creatures into helping him repay a debt of food, by invading the new suburban sprawl that popped up while they were hibernating...and learns a lesson about family himself. (imdb)
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How William Shatner Changed the World (2005)
William Shatner narrates a documentary on how the world of Star Trek inspired the movers and shakers of the modern technological world.
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Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous (2005)
Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous catches up with FBI agent Gracie Hart (Bullock) shortly after she successfully disarmed a threat against the Miss United States Pageant while working undercover as a contestant and became an overnight media sensation. Things haven't been going so well for her lately. Reeling from a broken romance and frustrated to find her newfound fame is jeopardizing the undercover work she loves, Gracie now reluctantly agrees to serve the Bureau... (imdb)
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Boston Legal (2004)
This Spinoff of The Practice will focus on Civil Law. (imdb)
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A Carol Christmas (2003)
A Corol Christmas follows the basic plot of "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens, but the story has been modernized. The traditional "Scrooge" character is a talk show host named Carol.
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Groom Lake (2002)
Kate is dying. She wants reassurance that there is life elsewhere in the Universe. She and Andy go to the one place that may hold the answers to her questions. Alien lights have been seen. Alien ships have been sighted. If she could only come into contact with these foreign forces! The bizarre people who inhabit the area also play a role in Kate and Andy's quest. The one place that may hold the answer is...GROOM LAKE! (imdb)
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American Psycho II: All American Girl (2002)
Rachael Newman has developed an interest for murders after she met psycho Patrick Bateman. To further study the subject, she enrolls at the university department for Behavioural and Social Sciences, under the expert leadership of ex-FBI man Robert Starkman. (imdb)
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Shoot or Be Shot (2002)
An escaped mental patient holds a film crew hostage and forces them to film his screenplay. (imdb)
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Showtime (2002)
A spoof of buddy cop movies where two very different cops are forced to team up on a new reality based T.V. cop show. (imdb)
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Osmosis Jones (2001)
A cutting-edge, live action/animated action adventure comedy about one white blood cell's race against the biological clock to hunt down and destroy a lethal new virus. Bill Murray stars as Frank, in whose body the action unfolds.
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The Kid (2001)
The Kid (2001) - TV Movie
A twisted piece of animation created by Gahan Wilson.
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Festival in Cannes (2001)
Looking at three love stories -- and three generations -- Festival in Cannes reveals the sometimes glamorous, often duplicitous world of the haves and have-nots of the international movie business. (Paramount Classics)
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Falcon Down (2000)
When CIA agents recruit him to steal a top-secret aircraft from its rogue civilian contractors, disgraced military pilot Capt. Hank Thomas (Dale Midkiff) must also face down desperate mercenaries, the Chinese military and betrayal within his own ranks. His mission becomes even more deadly when hijackers force him to land the jet on weak polar ice.
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Miss Congeniality (2000)
An FBI agent must go undercover in the Miss United States beauty pageant to prevent a group from bombing the event. (imdb)
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Free Enterprise (1998)
Young filmmakers (Rafer Weigel, Eric McCormack) trying to hawk a movie titled "Bradykillers" about a serial killer who goes after victims Marcia, Jan, and Cindy meet their screen idol, William Shatner. Shatner, appearing as himself, has fun poking fun at his own image. The two young men, who idolize him and in their fantasies have seen him as a shadowy fairy godfather figure, are alarmed at the reality of the middle-aged non-Captain Kirk man that they meet. (imdb)
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Land of the Free (1998)
A politician's campaign manager (Speakman) discovers that the candidate (Shatner) is a front for a military organization plotting a political overthrow of the government. In trying to expose the candidate's right-wing activities, he puts himself and his family in danger of being killed. (imdb)
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The Prisoner of Zenda, Inc. (1996)
Owner of Zenda, Inc., a successful business empire, disappears. His son is about to inherit the company, but a kid who looks just like him takes over the young man's identity and the company. The "good" kid now must get his life back. (imdb)
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Dead Man
A woman is asked to help an old lover discover his would-be murderer. (imdb)
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Trinity and Beyond (1995)
Trinity and Beyond (1995) - Direct-to-Video
A documentary presenting mankind's most ambitious effort at perfecting the means to its own annihilation. Featuring newly unclassified atomic test footage. (imdb)
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TekWar (1994)
TekWar (1994) - TV Series
The year is 2045 and "tek," a highly addictive computer-based reality drug takes the users of the drug into a fantasy world. Jake Cardigan, a cop who was jailed on trumped charges, is hired by the mysterious Walter Bascom to fight the drug. Jake's first partner was Sid Gomez who was replaced by sexy Sam Houston; Nika is a computer wiz who works for Bascom; Cowgirl and Spaz are two "cyberpunks"; and Shelley Grout is a government agent trying to stop Jake. (imdb)
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Star Trek: A Captain
William Shatner takes us on a trip through original series. (imdb)
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Star Trek: Generations (1994)
Capt. Picard, with the help of supposedly dead Capt. Kirk, must stop a madman willing to murder on a planetary scale in order to enter a space matrix (imdb)
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Columbo: Butterfly in Shades of Grey (1993)
L.A. radio moderator Chase kills Jerry Winters, a member of his staff who tried to help Chase's daughter Victoria (also a staff member) to leave her father and become a novelist in New York. Chase presents a fine alibi: Winters was shot dead while speaking to him on the phone, even the shooting was recorded on his answering machine. Everything seems perfect, but will Lt. Columbo really believe this story? (imdb)
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Loaded Weapon 1 (1993)
An LA detective is murdered because she has microfilm with the recipe to make cocaine cookies (imdb)
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Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991)
The crews of the Enterprise and the Excelsior must stop a plot to prevent a peace treaty between the Klingon Empire and the Federation.
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Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (1989)
Capt. Kirk and his crew must deal with Mr. Spock's half brother who hijacks the Enterprise for an obsessive search for God (imdb)
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Broken Angel (1988)
A man (William Shatner) combs Los Angeles for his missing daughter, and discovers she belongs to a gang dealing in crack. (imdb)
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Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986)
To save Earth from an alien probe, Kirk and his crew go back in time to retrieve the only beings who can communicate with it, humpback whales (imdb)
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Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984)
Admiral Kirk and his bridge crew risk their careers stealing the decommissioned Enterprise to return to the restricted Genesis planet to recover Spock's body (imdb)
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Airplane II: The Sequel (1982)
A faulty computer causes a passenger space shuttle to head straight for the Sun. Can Ted Striker save the day and get the shuttle back on track--again??? (imdb)
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Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982)
With the assistance of the Enterprise crew, Admiral Kirk must stop an old nemesis, Khan Noonien Singh, from using the life-generating Genesis Device as the ultimate weapon.
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T.J. Hooker (1982)
T.J. Hooker (1982) - TV Series
The weekly adventures of tough-as-nails veteran police officer Sgt. T.J. Hooker, who rides the beat with his rookie partner Vince Romano. (imdb)
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Visiting Hours (1982)
Lee Grant portrays a very vocal feminist activist, whom Michael Ironside sees on a TV chat show; it is made immediately clear he despises her, and her televised remarks enrage him to the point where he decides to kill her. He breaks into her home and attacks her, though she is left only very injured. Once she is sent to hospital, he follows and begins stalking her again. (Wikipedia)
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The Babysitter (1980)
Overprotective mother Liz Benedict meets 18 year-old orphan Joanna Redwine and hires her as house help and live-in companion to rambunctious daughter Tara. Liz's husband Jeff isn't too thrilled with the arrangement, and his fears soon prove justified when Joanna begins to manipulate everyone and to slowly destroy the family. Meanwhile next-door neighbor Dr. Linquist investigates and discovers Joanna has a disturbing past. (imdb)
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The Kidnapping of the President (1980)
A South American quasi-revolutionary/guerilla/terrorist and a misled, admiring girl compatriot manage to kidnap the U.S. President during a diplomatic visit to Toronto. With a nondescript armored truck, crudely yet somehow elaborately rigged with high explosives (and the President trapped inside), the two terrorists keep the Secret Service at bay until in the end, Assanti is killed and Shatner has to find a way into the truck anyway. (imdb)
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Riel (1979)
Riel (1979) - TV Movie
A film about the actions of the Metis rebel leader who opposed the Canadian government in two separate rebellions.
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Disaster on the Coastliner (1979)
A vengeful employee of a computer-controlled railway arranges a head-on collision of passenger trains. Can it be stopped? (imdb)
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Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)
When a destructive space entity is spotted approaching Earth, Admiral Kirk resumes command of the Starship Enterprise in order to intercept, examine, and hopefully stop it (imdb)
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Crash of Flight 401 (1978)
True story recounting the crash of Eastern Airlines flight 401, which crashed in the Everglades while on approach to Miami in December 1972. Accurate in many respects, the movie goes through the events leading up to the crash, the crash itself, and the rescue effort afterwards. (imdb)
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Land of No Return (1978)
Zak O'Brien is an animal trainer for the popular television series "Caesar and Romulus", which has been selected for a "Patsy" Award to be presented in Burbank, Californa. Zak, Caesar and Romulus board his Cherokee Arrow in Denver for the flight there, but en route at night over the Utah wastelands they encounter a sudden blizzard. Zak's radio fails, and then engine trouble ensues and he guides the craft down to a crash landing. (imdb)
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The Bastard (1978)
Phillipe Charboneau is the illegitimate son of an English duke. When he travels from France to England to claim his inheritance, he incurs the wrath of his father's family and is forced to flee to America, where he becomes involved in the events leading to the American Revolution. (imdb)
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Kingdom of the Spiders (1977)
Investigating the mysterious deaths of a number of farm animals, vet Rack Hansen discovers that his town lies in the path of hoards of migrating tarantulas. Before he can take action, the streets are overrun by killer spiders, trapping a small group of towns folk in a remote hotel. (imdb)
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Columbo: Fade in to Murder (1976)
An egotistical but successful star of a TV detective show murders his blackmailing producer and makes it look like a robbery.
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The Tenth Level (1976)
Inspired by the Stanley Milgram obedience research, this TV movie chronicles a psychology professor's study to determine why people, such as the Nazi's, were willing to "just follow orders" and do horrible things to others. Professor Turner leads students to believe that they are applying increasingly painful electric shocks to other subjects when they fail to perform a task correctly, and is alarmed to see how much pain the students can be convinced to inflict "in the name of science." (imdb)
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The Devil
A bunch of Satanists in the American rural landscape have terrible powers which enable them to melt their victims. However one of the children of an earlier victim vows to destroy them. (imdb)
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Impulse (1974)
A paranoid, leisure-suit-wearing conman/gigolo named Matt Stone seduces lonely women, bilks them of their savings via an investment scam, then kills them. When he begins seeing an attractive widow, her daughter Tina becomes suspicious of his motives. (imdb)
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Indict and Convict (1974)
A prosecutor must try his friend, a deputy district attorney, who has been charged with murdering his wife and her lover. (imdb)
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Pray for the Wildcats (1974)
Griffith plays a captain of industry who hires an ad agency (Shatner and Gortner). The agency tries to sell Griffith on a campaign shot in Baja, California. Griffith won't sign without all of them seeing Baja first-hand: on a dirt-bike road trip fraught with danger. (imdb)
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Big Bad Mama (1974)
Mama and daughters get forced by circumstances into bootlegging and bank robbing, and travel across the country trailed by the law. (imdb)
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Go Ask Alice (1973)
Inadvertently, a 14-year-old girl in the late American 1960's is sucked into an odyssey of sex and drugs. She eventually seeks help. (imdb)
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The Horror at 37,000 Feet (1973)
An architect and his wife are flying from London to L.A. with an altar from an ancient abbey secured in the plane's cargo hold. Also aboard the flight are Buddy Ebsen as a pushy millionaire, William Shatner as a drunken, cynical ex-priest, Tammy Grimes as a nutcase, and Chuck Connors as the lantern-jawed pilot. Crew and passengers come into jeopardy when an invisible demon escapes from the altar, and threatens the plane in an effort to destroy the architect's wife. (imdb)
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Incident on a Dark Street (1973)
A small-time hood is murdered just as he is about to blow the whistle on an organized crime ring. (imdb)
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Pioneer Woman (1973)
A homesteading family in the 1867 Wyoming faces a crisis when the husband is killed and the wife must decide whether to remain or take her son and daughter back East. (imdb)
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Star Trek: The Animated Series (1973)
The further adventures of Captain James T. Kirk and the crew of the USS Enterprise, as they explore the Galaxy and defend the United Federation of Planets. (imdb)
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The People (1972)
A young woman is assigned to teach school in a secluded valley whose inhabitants appear stern, secretive and anti-pleasure. (imdb)
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The Hound of the Baskervilles (1972)
Sherlock Holmes and his assistant, Dr. Watson, try to solve the murder of the heir to the Baskerville fortune. (imdb)
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Vanished (1971)
Vanished (1971) - TV Movie
Government agencies investigate the mysterious disappearance of a powerful presidential adviser.
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Sole Survivor (1970)
This story is loosely based on the discovery of the B-24 "Liberator" bomber the "Lady Be Good" that was found in the Libyan desert after the crew got lost on their 1st bombing mission to Italy. (imdb)
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The Andersonville Trial (1970)
A dramatization of the 1865 war-crimes trial of Henry Wirz, commandant of the notorious Confederate POW camp at Andersonville, Georgia. (imdb)
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The Skirts of Happy Chance (1969)
A rebellious girl working on an anti-poverty committee discovers a dishonest plot to divert funds which upsets the romance she is having with a co-worker.
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White Comanche (1968)
The twin sons of a white man and an Indian woman must struggle to overcome both their sibling rivalry and their conflicting identities. (All Movie Guide)
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Star Trek (1966)
Star Trek (1966) - TV Series
Captain James T. Kirk and the crew of the Starship Enterprise explore the Galaxy and defend the United Federation of Planets. (imdb)
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Incubus (1965)
Kia is a succubus, luring to their final perdition men who already have sinful habits and libertine inclinations. She tires of this, it's too easy, and these souls are going to Hell anyway. (imdb)
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The Outrage (1964)
A Mexican bandit, Juan Carrasco, spies a newlywed couple journeying through rugged country. He confronts them, rape and robbery on his mind, and the husband ends up dead. From the viewpoints of each participant and witness, a different story is told of what "really" happened. The "true" version is..... (imdb)
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Operation Bikini (1963)
With posters featuring a stylized-drawing of Eva Six in a bikini, a tagline reading..."Temptation in Paradise...neither hell nor high heels could stop them", and a Dream Sequence Technical Adviser credit for Bob Marcucci, American-International once again proved it had no peers when it came to sleight-of-hand advertising selling a war-movie when war movies weren't selling. (imdb)
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The Intruder (1962)
Racist Shatner drifts from one small Southern town to another inciting townspeople to riot against courtordered school integration. (imdb)
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Judgment at Nuremberg (1961)
In 1948, an American court in occupied Germany tries four Nazi judges for war crimes. (imdb)
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The Explosive Generation (1961)
High school teacher gets in trouble when he tries to teach a class in sex education. (imdb)
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The Night of the Auk (1960)
"Night of the Auk", by Arch Oboler, was originally a play that flopped on Broadway, running for only 8 performances in 1956. The play's title is irrelevant to the point of meaninglessness: no auks are ever mentioned in the text. Apparently the title refers to the great auk, an extinct species of bird that was wiped out by human explorers. The action takes place aboard the first manned spaceship to the moon. William Shatner, interestingly, does NOT play the ship's commanding officer. (F Gwynplaine MacIntyre)
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City Out of Time (1959)
This Colin Low documentary from 1959 depicts Venice in all its splendor. In the tradition of Venetian painter Canaletto, the film captures the great Italian city's elusive beauty and fabled landscapes, where spired churches and turreted palaces soar into a blue Mediterranean sky. Narration by William Shatner. (nfb.ca)
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A Town Has Turned to Dust (1958)
An encounter between a sheriff and a lynch mob.
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The Brothers Karamazov (1958)
In this adaptation of the Dostoevsky classic, four brothers fight to adjust to the death of their domineering father. (imdb)
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Oedipus Rex (1957)
The land ruled by King Oedipus is plagued by ill-fortune and the people are promised relief by the gods if the slayer of the former king is apprehended and punished. This does not bode well for King Oedipus and his Queen. (Les Adams)
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Space Command (1953)
Frank Anderson is a young adventurer working for Space Command, an international organization working to explore and colonize space.
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