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Director (feature film)

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Bad Words (2014)
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Bad Words (Theatrical) (2014)
For over 30 years, Fred Rogers, an unassuming minister, puppeteer, writer and producer was beamed daily into homes across America. In his beloved television program, Mister Rogers' Neighborhood, Fred and his cast of puppets and friends spoke directly to young children about some of life's weightiest

Cast (feature film)

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Game Night (2018)
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Zootopia (2016)
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Gift, The (2015)
Simon and Robyn are a young married couple whose life is going just as planned until a chance encounter with an acquaintance from Simon's high school sends their world into a harrowing tailspin. Simon doesn't recognize Gordo at first, but after a seemingly coincidental series of encounters proves tr
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Bad Words (2014)
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Bad Words (Theatrical) (2014)
For over 30 years, Fred Rogers, an unassuming minister, puppeteer, writer and producer was beamed daily into homes across America. In his beloved television program, Mister Rogers' Neighborhood, Fred and his cast of puppets and friends spoke directly to young children about some of life's weightiest
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Disconnect (2013)
The need for human connection is told through interweaving stories: A hard-working lawyer is attached to his cell phone, but can't find the time to communicate with his family. An estranged couple uses the internet as a way to escape from their lifeless marriage. A widowed former police officer stru
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Identity Thief (2013)
Unlimited funds have allowed Diana to live it up on the outskirts of Orlando. There's only one glitch: she's financing her shopping sprees with an ID stolen from Sandy Patterson, an accounts rep who lives halfway across the U.S. With only one week to hunt down the con artist before his world implode
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Identity Thief (Theatrical) (2013)
When Megan's fiancé is killed, she moves cross country and rebuilds her life with a new boyfriend and a closer relationship to her sister. When she runs into one of her old colleagues, Lloyd, she is pleasantly surprised and the pair become close friends; yet, Lloyd wants more and he soon begins to s
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Mansome (2012)
A look at what it means to be a man in the age of manscaping, metrosexuals, and the abundance of male grooming products. Celebrities - Will Arnett, Jason Bateman, Paul Rudd, and Zach Galifianakis - to everyday people weigh in on a variety of subjects from the obsession with facial hair to body dysmo
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Hit and Run (2012)
Charlie Bronson is a nice guy with a questionable past who risks everything when he busts out of the witness protection program to deliver his fiancé to Los Angeles to seize a once-in-a-lifetime job opportunity. Their road trip grows complicated when they are chased by the feds and increasingly dangerous when Charlie''s former pals, a band of gangsters, enter the fray.
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Paul (2011)
For the past 60 years, an alien named Paul has been hanging out at a top-secret military base. The space-traveling smart aleck decides to escape the compound and hop on the first vehicle out of town -- a rented RV containing Earthlings Graeme Willy and Clive Collings. Chased by federal agents and the fanatical father of a young woman that they accidentally kidnap, Graeme and Clive hatch a fumbling escape plan to return Paul to his mother ship. And as two nerds struggle to help, one little green man might just take his fellow outcasts from misfits to intergalactic heroes.
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Horrible Bosses (2011)
Management candidate Nick has been logging 12-hour days and eating everything his twisted supervisor Harken dishes out, toward the promise of a well-earned promotion. But now he knows that''s never going to happen. Meanwhile, dental assistant Dale has been struggling to maintain his self-respect against the relentless X-rated advances of Dr. Julia Harris, when she suddenly turns up the heat. And accountant Kurt has just learned that his company''s corrupt new owner, Pellit, is not only bent on ruining his career but plans to funnel toxic waste into an unsuspecting population. What can you do when your boss is a psycho, a man-eater or a total tool? Quitting is not an option. These monsters must be stopped. So, on the strength of a few-too-many drinks and some dubious advice from a hustling ex-con whose street cred is priced on a sliding scale, the guys devise a convoluted but foolproof plan to rid the world of their respective employers permanently. But even the best-laid plans are only as good as the brains behind them.
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Change-Up, The (2011)
Growing up together, Mitch and Dave were inseparable best friends, but as the years have passed they''ve slowly drifted apart. While Dave is an overworked lawyer, husband and father of three, Mitch has remained a single, quasi-employed man-child who has never met a responsibility he liked. To Mitch, Dave has it all: beautiful wife Jamie, kids who adore him and a high-paying job at a prestigious law firm. To Dave, living Mitch''s stress free life without obligation or consequence would be a dream come true. Following a drunken night out together, Mitch and Dave''s worlds are turned upside down when they wake up in each other''s bodies and proceed to freak out. Despite the freedom from their normal routines and habits, the guys soon discover that each other''s lives are nowhere near as rosy as they once seemed. Further complicating matters are Dave''s sexy legal associate, Sabrina, and Mitch''s estranged father. With time not on their side, Mitch and Dave struggle to avoid completely destroying each other''s lives before they can find a way to get their old ones back.
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Switch (Theatrical), The (2010)
In the harrowing days following 9/11, an elite U.S. Special Forces unit, led by Captain Mitch Nelson, is chosen to be the first U.S. soldiers sent into Afghanistan for an extremely dangerous mission in response to the attacks. Leaving their families behind, the team is dropped into the remote, rugge
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Switch, The (2010)
Kassie, is a smart, fun-loving single woman who, despite her neurotic best friend Wally's objections, decides it's time to have a baby - even if it means doing it by herself - with a little help from a charming sperm donor. But, unbeknownst to her, Kassie's plans go awry because of a last-minute swi
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Extract (2009)
To the outside eye, Joel Reynold seems to have everything. After all, being the owner of a business he built from the ground up - with its patented brand of culinary extracts - should make the "Extract King" a happy man. However, if Joel hasn't reached his front door by 8 o'clock, he'll find his wif
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Invention of Lying, The (2009)
Set in an alternate reality where lying-even the concept of a lie-d s not exist. Everyone--from politicians to advertisers to the man and woman on the street--speaks the truth and nothing but the truth with no thought of the consequences. But when a down-on-his-luck loser named Mark suddenly develop
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Couples Retreat (2009)
Four Midwestern couples embark on a journey to a tropical island resort. While one of the couples is there to work on their marriage, the other three set out to jet ski, spa and enjoy some fun in the sun. They soon discover that participation in the resort''s couples therapy is not optional. Suddenly, their group-rate vacation comes at a price. What follows is a hilarious look at real world problems faced by all couples.
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State of Play (2009)
D.C. reporter Cal McCaffrey untangles a mystery of murder and collusion among some of the nation''s most promising political and corporate figures. Handsome, unflappable U.S. Congressman Stephen Collins is the future of his political party: an honorable appointee who serves as the chairman of a committee overseeing defense spending. All eyes are upon the rising star to be his party''s contender for the upcoming presidential race. Until his research assistant/mistress is brutally murdered and buried secrets come tumbling out. McCaffrey has the dubious fortune of both an old friendship with Collins and a ruthless editor, Cameron, who has assigned him to investigate. As he and partner Della try to uncover the killer''s identity, McCaffrey steps into a cover-up that threatens to shake the nation''s power structures. And in a town of spin-doctors and wealthy politicos, he will discover one truth: when billions are at stake, no one''s integrity, love or life is ever safe.
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Up in the Air (2009)
Ryan has long been contented with his unencumbered lifestyle lived out across America in airports, hotels and rental cars. He can carry all he needs in one wheel-away case. He''s a pampered, elite member of every travel loyalty program in existence and close to attaining his lifetime goal of 10 million frequent flier miles, and yet Ryan has nothing real to hold onto. When he falls for a simpatico fellow traveler, Ryan''s boss, inspired by a young, upstart efficiency expert, threatens to permanently call him in from the road. Faced with the prospect, at once terrifying and exhilarating, of being grounded, Ryan begins to contemplate what it might actually mean to have a home.
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Tropic Thunder (2008)
A group of self-absorbed actors set out to make the biggest war film ever. After ballooning costs (and the out of control egos of the pampered cast) threaten to shut down the movie, the frustrated director refuses to stop shooting, leading his cast deep into the jungles of Southeast Asia for "increa
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Hancock (2008)
There are heroes--there are superheroes--and then there''s Hancock. With great power comes great responsibility--everyone knows that--everyone, that is, but Hancock. Edgy, conflicted, sarcastic, and misunderstood, Hancock''s well-intentioned heroics might get the job done and save countless lives, but always seem to leave jaw-dropping damage in their wake. The public has finally had enough--as grateful as they are to have their local hero, the good citizens of Los Angeles are wondering what they ever did to deserve this guy. Hancock isn''t the kind of man who cares what other people think--until the day that he saves the life of PR executive Ray Embrey, and the sardonic superhero begins to realize that he may have a vulnerable side after all. Facing that will be Hancock''s greatest challenge yet--and a task that may prove impossible as Ray''s wife, Mary, insists that he''s a lost cause.
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Promotion, The (2008)
Two mid-level Chicago supermarket employees--Doug and Richard, a dubious new guy from Canada--compete ruthlessly for a coveted managerial post at a new store location. Doug and Richard could not be more different, but going head-to-head in a contest of wits and will reveals how they have more in co
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Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008)
Struggling musician Peter Bretter has spent six years idolizing his girlfriend, television star Sarah Marshall. He's the guy left holding her purse in paparazzi photos and accidentally omitted from acceptance award speeches. But his world is rocked when she dumps him and Peter finds himself alone.
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Juno (2007)
Juno is a whip-smart teen confronting an unplanned pregnancy by her classmate Bleeker. With the help of her hot best friend Leah, Juno finds her unborn child a "perfect" set of parents: an affluent suburban couple, Mark and Vanessa, longing to adopt. Luckily, Juno has the total support of her parent
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Ex, The (2007)
Tom Reilly and his wife Sofia are in for some major changes now that they have a newborn. As a lawyer, Sofia has always provided a comfortable living while Tom has contributed love, support and the occasional paycheck. When Sofia decides to be a stay-at-home mom all that changes. Tom moves the fam
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Smokin' Aces (2007)
In these interlocking tales of high stakes and low lifes, Mob boss Primo Sparazza has taken out a hefty contract on Buddy "Aces" Israel--a sleazy magician who has agreed to turn state's evidence against the Vegas mob. The FBI, sensing a chance to use this small-time con to bring down big-target Spar
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Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium (2007)
Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium is the strangest, most fantastic, most wonderful toy store in the world. In fact, it's a magic toy store and everything in it comes to life--including the store itself. The emporium asks only one thing of its customers--you must believe it to see it.
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Kingdom, The (2007)
When a terrorist bomb detonates inside a Western housing compound in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, an international incident is ignited. While diplomats slowly debate equations of territorialism, FBI Special Agent Ronald Fleury quickly assembles an elite team and negotiates a secret five-day trip into Saudi Arabia to locate the madman behind the bombing. Upon landing in the desert kingdom, however, Fleury and his team discover Saudi authorities suspicious and unwelcoming of American interlopers, into what they consider a local matter. Hamstrung by protocol--and with the clock ticking on their five days--the FBI agents find their expertise worthless without the trust of their Saudi counterparts, who want to locate the terrorist in their homeland on their own terms. Fleury''s crew finds a like-minded partner in Saudi Colonel Al-Ghazi, who helps them navigate royal politics and unlock the secrets of the crime scene. With these unlikely allies sharing a propulsive commitment to crack the case, the team is led to the killer''s front door. Now in a fight for their own lives, strangers united by one mission won''t stop until justice is found.
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Totally Awesome (2006)
The Gundersons move their family from Pittsburgh to California and the kids must adjust to their new adopted home.
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Arthur and the Invisibles (2006)
Ten-year-old Arthur has a lot on his plate: a real estate developer is about to snap up his grandma's home... and there's no way Arthur's going to hang around for his parents or grandparents to sort out the problem. Maybe the solution lies in his grandpa's treasure, which is hidden somewhere on the
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Break-Up, The (2006)
When Brooke, an art dealer, and Gary, a tour-bus driver, finally call it quits in their relationship, neither is willing to move out of their shared condo. With their friends suggesting a series of underhanded tactics that fail to get either Brooke or Gary to cave in, the only solution is to become hostile roommates.
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Starsky & Hutch (2004)
Detective David Starsky is the most dedicated undercover cop working the mean streets of Bay City, California. Maniacally devoted to his job, when he''s on duty no crime goes unpunished--and he''s always on duty. And that''s a good thing, because he has some metaphorically big shoes to fill: his mother was a legend on the force, one of the best cops in the history of Bay City. But while his mom stuck with the same partner throughout her entire career, due to his extremely zealous brand of police work, Starsky burns through partners faster than his beloved Gran Torino goes through spark plugs. Detective Ken "Hutch" Hutchinson is having career issues of his own--he''s a good cop, but his hazardously laidback personality and desire for a quick buck don''t always get the job done. He has excellent instincts, he just needs a little bit of focus to keep him on the admittedly less profitable side of the law. Exasperated Bay City Police Captain Dobey has found the perfect solution for two of his biggest problems: pair up Starsky and Hutch and put them out on the streets. As soon as the two mismatched crime fighters unhappily begin their first day on the beat as a team, a "floater" turns up on the Bay City coastline. With the help of Hutch''s dynamite, street-savvy informant Huggy Bear, the two begin to unravel the mysterious murder case. Investigating their first clue, the boys meet Staci and Holly, of the Bay City Cheerleaders, who are more than eager to help--in any way they can. All signs seem to point at wealthy businessman Reese Feldman, but Starsky and Hutch just can''t seem to make a case against him. Unbeknownst to them, Feldman has cooked up a plan to foil the DEA and is plotting the biggest and most lucrative drug deal of his career. The unlikely duo will use their canniest undercover skills, hardcore street smarts and striking good looks to solve the crime and make sure the criminal does the time.
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Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story (2004)
Peter LaFleur is a charismatic underachiever and proprietor of a rundown gym called Average Joe's. The facility's ecclectic clientele of decidedly less-than-"average Joes" is comprised of: a self-styled pirate; a scrawny nerd who dreams of impressing an unattainable cheerleader; an obsessive aficion
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Freddy vs. Jason (2003)
Freddy Krueger is in hell--literally. It''s been nearly ten years since Krueger invaded peoples'' dreams to exact his deadly form of revenge and murder. But now, his memory has been systematically erased by a town determined to put an end to Freddy once and for all. Potential victims have been drugged to prevent them from dreaming, rendering impotent the master of nightmares They''ve eliminated their fear of Freddy, absolute torture for an egomaniac psychopath who''s a legend in his own mind. Like an inmate with a life sentence, Freddy''s been reduced to plotting a fantastic revenge that will never happen. Until, that is, Freddy resurrects Jason Voorhees, the equally iconic madman and the perfect means for Freddy to once again instill fear on Elm Street, creating a window of opportunity for him to emerge from his purgatory. Recognizing how easily manipulated Jason is, Freddy tricks Voorhees into journeying to Springwood to start a new reign of terror.
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Sweetest Thing, The (2002)
When it comes to dating, Christina Walters has a golden rule: avoid searching for Mr. Right and focus on Mr. Right Now. That is until one night at a club when she unexpectedly meets Peter, only to see him suddenly disappear the next day. She and her best friend Courtney decide to break the rules and go on a road trip to find him, encountering numerous misadventures along the way.
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Sol Goode (2002)
Sol Goode is a charismatic twenty-something whose charm carries him through life. Living by collective wits, Sol and his hip L.A. friends appear to have it all, despite struggling to attain both successful careers and steady relationships. A broke aspiring actor, Sol shares a home with Justin, an up
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Love Stinks (1999)
Seth, a well-heeled bachelor and struggling sitcom writer, gets more than he bargained for when he finally gets a date with his dream girl Chelsea. Not only is she a a gold-digger who desperately wants to get married, but she is a shrewd vixen who is willing to do whatever it takes to lure Seth into
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Hart to Hart: Secrets of the Hart (1995)
Husband-and-wife crime solvers Jonathan and Jennifer Hart continue their adventures in the fifth television movie based on the ABC series "Hart to Hart," which aired from 1979 to 1984. Jonathan thinks he may have discovered some long-lost family, but questions the sincerity of his newfound "relative
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Confessions: Two Faces of Evil (1994)
Two young men each confess to the Christmas Eve slaying of a California police officer. Based on a true story.
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This Can't Be Love (1994) as Grant Landis
A renowned actress and actor meet again under unusual circumstances and rekindle old feelings after being apart for more than 30 years.
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Taste For Killing, A (1992)
Two friends from college take summer jobs working on an offshore oil rig. They alienate the blue-collar workers and are forced to befriend a deadly sociopath.
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Breaking the Rules (1992)
Three young friends, one of whom is dying of leukemia, take a trip across the US.
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Necessary Roughness (1991)
Comedy about a college football coach and his assistant who must clean up their team, captained by a 34-year-old quarterback who falls in love with a professor.
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Crossing the Mob (1988)
A streetwise teenager thinks the only way he can get out of his inner-city neighborhood is by working for mobsters who control the waterfront -- until he learns that he is the father of an infant boy.
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Moving Target (1988)
A teenager's family disappears without a word of warning. Trying to track them down, he finds himself being hunted by both the police and some very cold-blooded killers.
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Teen Wolf Too (1987) as Todd Howard
Todd, a bookish freshman discovers that he has inherited the family werewolf curse. But he soon realizes that his full-moon transformation bring him girls, glory and a conflict of values.
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Bates Motel (1987)
A young man inherits the Bates Motel from Norman Bates and who, after his release from a mental institution, is unprepared for the eerie happenings at the Motel. Based on the classic movie "Psycho," directed by Alfred Hitchcock.
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Thanksgiving Promise, The (1986) as Steve Tilby
A television movie featuring three generations of the Bridges family. The story concerns a young boy who becomes fond of an injured goose destined for the Thanksgiving table.
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Can You Feel Me Dancing? (1986)
A 19-year-old, blind from birth, struggles to break free from the overly protective grip of her family and friends. Karin Nichols, although blind, is a well-adjusted, independent woman who, however, finds herself smothered by the well-meaning protection of her family. When she meets Richie, who is
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Fantastic World of D.C. Collins, The (1984) as Addison Cromwell
In his fifth TV-movie, Gary Collins is a UN diplomat's son who continually daydreams about various movie heroes, ranging from Dwight Cloudclimber (sort of a miniaturized Luke "Star Wars" Skywalker) and Alabama Smith (who is not unlike Indiana "Raiders of the Lost Ark" Jones), to a James Bond-type an

Producer (feature film)

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Game Night (2018)
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Bad Words (2014)
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Bad Words (Theatrical) (2014)
For over 30 years, Fred Rogers, an unassuming minister, puppeteer, writer and producer was beamed daily into homes across America. In his beloved television program, Mister Rogers' Neighborhood, Fred and his cast of puppets and friends spoke directly to young children about some of life's weightiest
71.
Identity Thief (Theatrical) (2013)
When Megan's fiancé is killed, she moves cross country and rebuilds her life with a new boyfriend and a closer relationship to her sister. When she runs into one of her old colleagues, Lloyd, she is pleasantly surprised and the pair become close friends; yet, Lloyd wants more and he soon begins to s
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Identity Thief (2013)
Unlimited funds have allowed Diana to live it up on the outskirts of Orlando. There's only one glitch: she's financing her shopping sprees with an ID stolen from Sandy Patterson, an accounts rep who lives halfway across the U.S. With only one week to hunt down the con artist before his world implode
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Mansome (2012)
A look at what it means to be a man in the age of manscaping, metrosexuals, and the abundance of male grooming products. Celebrities - Will Arnett, Jason Bateman, Paul Rudd, and Zach Galifianakis - to everyday people weigh in on a variety of subjects from the obsession with facial hair to body dysmo

Cast (special)

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Affectionate Look at Fatherhood, An (1995)
Comedy sketches portray pregnancy, childbirth and parenthood through the eyes of first-time fathers.
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Black Sheep (1994) as Jonathan Kelley
When the stock market collapses, a Wall Street stockbroker shows up at his brother's New Jersey auto repair shop looking for a job and a new lease on life.
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Greatest Practical Jokes of All Time, The (1990)
A comedy special culling some of the practical jokes played on Hollywood celebrities on previously-aired "Super Bloopers & Practical Jokes" programs. Also includes a behind-the-scenes look at what goes into setting up a joke, as well as some jokes that backfired.
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Ice Capades With Jason Bateman and Alyssa Milano, The (1989)
A special featuring celebrity guest stars and championship ice skaters from the United States and the Soviet Union.
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Candid Camera Eat! Eat! Eat! (1989)
A one-hour comedy special that takes a look at America's eating habits as captured by Allen Funt's hidden cameras.
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14th Annual People's Choice Awards, The (1988)
Live telecast of the People's Choice Awards from the Twentieth Century Fox Studios in Los Angeles, California. The ceremony honors America's favorite performers in the fields of television, motion pictures and music, as determined by a special Gallup Poll.
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Noel: Best Wishes For a Merry Christmas (1988)
A Christmas special featuring traditional holiday music, a reading of "One Solitary Life" (?), and a segment showing original Christmas drawings by children, including some from the Exceptional Children's Foundation.
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Walt Disney World's Fourth of July Spectacular (1988)
Live coverage of the Fourth of July parade from Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida. The broadcast features a parade with Disney characters, floats, dancers, military bands, a Disney electric light parade, formation flying by the Navy's Blue Angels, previews of new Disney World attractions, and a
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NBC Presents the AFI Comedy Special (1987)
A special consisting of four comedy sketches written and introduced by recently discovered writers competitively selected at the American Film Institute's Television Writers Comedy Workshop, underwritten by NBC, which was conducted in the summer of 1986. The four sketches are titled: "Gwendolyn," "T
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Calgary Olympic Holiday Special, The (1987)
A salute to the city of Calgary, the site of the 1988 Winter Olympics. The program includes a look at the upcoming Olympic events, and the colorful history of Calgary and the Winter Olympics. Also included are musical performances.
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Just a Little More Love (1984)
A drama about the difficulties faced by a family when they adopt a 10-year-old boy.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

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Robert Kennedy and His Times (1985)
Brad Davis offered up his Robert Kennedy interpretation in this three-part, seven-hour dramatization of Arthur Schlesinger Jr.'s biography. Davis followed in the acting footsteps of other Robert Kennedys over the years, like Martin Sheen (who later played brother Jack) in "The Missiles of October,"

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