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Cast (feature film)

1.
Blues Brothers 2000 (1998) as Steve 'The Colonel' Cropper
Eighteen years after the original "mission from God," Elwood Blues is released from prison and sets out on the road with an 11-year-old orphan, determined to reform the old band and raise funds for hospital's children's wing. They're soon in trouble--pursued by Elwood's upstanding police officer cou
2.
XXX's & OOO's (1994)
Set in Nashville, this drama focuses on four independent women who strike out on their own after their marriages to country music superstars end.
3.
Maniac Warriors (1989) as Raider
In 2050, with the world a devastated wasteland, the survivors are forced to battle a greedy.
4.
Satisfaction (1988) as Sal
Adventures of a female rock 'n' roll band hired as the house act in a club at a wealthy beach resort.
5.
Amazon Women On The Moon (1987) as Customer ("Titan Man")
An astonishing number of cameos pepper this spoof targeting a local TV station''s airing of ''50s sci-fi B-movie, complete with film scratches, take-offs of TV commercials, and spots for upcoming TV series.
6.
Blues Brothers, The (1980) as Steve "The Colonel" Cropper
Jake and Elwood Blues endeavor to raise $5,000 for their childhood parrish by putting their old band back together uand taking their show on the road. While touring, they manage to wreak havoc on the entire city of Chicago and much of the midwest.

Music (feature film)

7.
If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)
After her fiance is falsley imprisoned, a pregnant African-American woman sets out to clear his name and prove his innocence.
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Detroit (2017)
Set against the backdrop of Detroit's devastating riots that took place over five haunting summer days in 1967.
11.
Birth of the Dragon (2017)
In Oakland, California, 1965, before Bruce Lee became an actor, he fought an epic, career-defining, no-holds-barred battle with Wong Jack Man, China's most famous Kung Fu Master, and the two fighters subsequently teamed up, with their shared skills and mutual respect, to take on the Hong Kong Triads, a notorious criminal organization that maintained an iron grip on San Francisco's Chinatown.
12.
War Dogs (2016)
13.
Legend (2015)
With Ronnie fresh out of prison, he and his twin brother Reggie set about consolidating their power in the East End of London-taking on the ruthless South London gangster Charlie Richardson and his gang, and working with the American Mafia, who are keen to move from Havana into London. Hailed as ce
14.
Voices, The (2014)
15.
Argo (2012)
During the Iran hostage crisis, the CIA and Hollywood collaborated in a life-or-death covert operation to rescue six Americans. Their role in these events was little-known until information was declassified many years later. On November 4, 1979, as the Iranian revolution reaches its boiling point, m
16.
X-Men: First Class (2011)
The beginning of the X-Men saga - and a secret history of the Cold War and our world at the brink of nuclear Armageddon. As the first class discovers, harnesses, and comes to terms with their formidable powers, alliances are formed that will shape the eternal war between the heroes and villains of
17.
Footloose (2011)
Ren MacCormack is transplanted from Boston to the small southern town of Bomont where he experiences a heavy dose of culture shock. A few years prior, the community was rocked by a tragic accident that killed five teenagers after a night out and Bomont's local councilmen and the beloved Reverend Sha
19.
Easy A (2010)
Olive, an average high school student, sees her below-the-radar existence turn around overnight once she decides to use the school''s gossip grapevine to advance her social standing. Now, her classmates are turning against her and the school board is becoming concerned, including her favorite teacher and the distracted guidance counselor. With the support of her idiosyncratic parents and a little help from a long-time crush, Olive attempts to take on her notorious new identity and crush the rumor mill once and for all.
20.
Love Ranch (2010)
Grace is married to Charlie, a violent gangster constantly trying to hit the big time in Reno, Nevada. Throughout their marriage she has always been the brains to his brawn and together they are a force to be reckoned with. But when Charlie dreams up yet another money making enterprise and brings B
21.
Due Date (2010)
Peter Highman is an expectant first-time father whose wife's due date is a mere five days away. As Peter hurries to catch a flight home from Atlanta to be at her side for the birth, his best intentions go completely awry when a chance encounter with aspiring actor Ethan Tremblay forces Peter to hitc
22.
Single Man, A (2009)
In 1962 Los Angeles, at the height of the Cuban missile crisis, George Falconer, a 52-year-old British college professor, is struggling to find meaning in his life after the death of his longtime partner, Jim. We follow him through a single day in which a series of events and encounters shape his pe
23.
Be Kind Rewind (2008)
Jerry is a junkyard worker who attempts to sabotage a power plant that he believes is melting his brain. But when his plan goes awry, the magnetic field that he creates accidentally erases all of the videotapes in a local video store where his best friend Mike works. Fearing that the mishap will cos
24.
Bank Job, The (2008)
True story of a 1970''s London bank heist with major political ramifications. A group of burglars tunnel through to the basement of a bank, but the tunnel almost collapses on them. Their communications with one another, via walkie-talkies and ham radios, are overheard and the police are notified. The police respond but don''t find the robbers because they fail to look in the basement. The robbers steal the contents of the safety deposit boxes which contain compromising photographs and other evidence of wrong-doing by major politicians and business people. Before they can escape, however, their getaway car is stolen and the replacement truck gets stuck in the tunnel until a little boy, passing by the tunnel entrance, suggests that they let the air out of the tires and this helps them escape. After their escape they are tracked by the police as well as the powerful people they have inadvertently robbed.
25.
Longshots, The (2008)
When Curtis Plummer, a down on his luck former high school football star, takes the only job he can find, babysitting his misfit niece Jasmine, he discovers she has the skills that once made him a great quarterback. The only place these two opposites get along is on the field, so Curtis is determined to turn Jasmine into the star of the local team, The Minden Browns, and get his own stride back by becoming the coach. The boys on the team don''t want her but when this girl quarterback shows them she''s got the skills, she''ll turn their whole world upside down.
26.
Flash of Genius (2008)
The Kearns were a typical 1960's Detroit family, trying to live their version of the American Dream. Local university professor Bob married teacher Phyllis and, by their mid-thirties, had six kids who brought them a hectic but satisfying Midwestern experience. When Bob invents a device that would ev
27.
Soul Men (2008)
The two remaining members of the popular soul band, The Real Deal, from the 1970's, Floyd Henderson, now a retired businessman, and ne'er-do-well, ex-convict, Louis Hinds, take a road trip to the Apollo Theater for a musical tribute to their recently deceased front man, Marcus Hook. As they travel c
28.
Be Kind Rewind (2008)
Jerry is a junkyard worker who attempts to sabotage a power plant that he believes is melting his brain. But when his plan goes awry, the magnetic field that he creates accidentally erases all of the videotapes in a local video store where his best friend Mike works. Fearing that the mishap will cos
29.
Talk to Me (2007)
In the mid-to-late 1960s, in Washington, D.C., vibrant soul music and exploding social consciousness were combining to unique and powerful effect. It was the place and time for Ralph Waldo "Petey" Greene Jr. to fully express himself--sometimes to outrageous effect--and "tell it like it is." With the
30.
Diggers (2006)
It's September 1976 on the south shore of Long Island. Ads on the TV in the local bar announce "a change coming over America" with the upcoming Ford-Carter presidential election, but local clam diggers are more worried about losing their already-fragile trade to an encroaching corporation. Like his
31.
Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties (2006)
Garfield, the world's favorite cat, has begun his very own British Invasion, wreaking havoc on the entire Kingdom. He's traveled across the pond (with canine sidekick Odie) to surprise his master, Jon Arbuckle, who is in London to propose to his girlfriend, veterinarian Liz Wilson. Garfield came...h
32.
GLORY ROAD (2006)
For Don Haskins, the dream was always about winning: winning with guts, heart and grit; winning with self-respect; and winning even when the odds were completely stacked against you. What Haskins didn't know in 1966--when he was just a small-town family man trying to make an indelible mark in his fi
33.
Lackawanna Blues (2005)
Based on the Obie award winning play written by and starring Ruben Santiago-Hudson, a tale that recounts his childhood growing up in a boarding house in Lackawanna, New York that was run by an incredible woman.
34.
Blow (2001)
Based on the true story of how powder cocaine turned into America's biggest drug problem and how one man from the blue-collar suburbs became the 35 billion-dollar-a-year conduit to the Colombian cartels. George Jung pursued what he thought was the American Dream. Rather than become just another cons
35.
28 Days (2000) as Song ("Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa (Sad Song)")
Gwen Cummings is a successful New York writer living life in the fast lane and everyone''s favorite party girl. She shares this roller-coaster lifestyle of hopping from dance club to bar to hangover with boyfriend Jasper--handsome, magnetic and equally attracted to life on the wild side. Life is just an execise in debauchery--until Gwen''s ungraceful display at her sister Lily''s wedding, when she gets drunk, commandeers the limo and earns herself a DUI and 28-days in court ordered rehab. There Gwen comes face to face with a unique set of rules (like no cell phones) and rituals (like chanting) embraced by an assortment of fascinating fellow re-habbers. A jaded city-girl to the core, Gwen is determined not to conform. Then she meets Counselor Cornell, who begins to break through her carefully constructed defenses and force her to take a closer look herself Ultimately, through the companionship of her group as well as a devastating loss, Gwen gradually begins the long struggle to take back her life.
36.
Bedazzled (2000) as Song ("Just The One (I'Ve Been Looking For)")
Elliot Richards, a nerdy low-level technical advisor, makes a deal with the Devil (who happens to be a gorgeous woman) to fulfill his wildest dreams of becoming rich, powerful and sexy. In exchange for his soul, the Devil temptress grants him seven wishes but they backfire. After asking to be rich,
37.
Tigerland (2000)
In 1971, at an Army training camp in Louisiana, Roland Bozz, a rebellious yet promising young recruit just released from the base stockade, seeks to avoid a trip to Vietnam and attempts to convince all the other draftees in his company to follow his lead in getting themselves ejected from the Army.
39.
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998)
Journalist Raoul Duke and his lawyer Dr Gonzo drive from LA to Las Vegas on a drugs binge. They nominally cover news stories, including a convention on drug abuse, but also sink deeper into a frightening psychedelic otherworld. As Vietnam, Altamont and the Tate killings impinge from the world of TV
40.
Big Lebowski, The (1998) as Song ("Behave Yourself")
A laid-back Los Angeles bowler named Jeff Lebowski, nicknamed "The Dude", is beaten up by thugs who let him know that his wife owes money to Jackie Treehorn. One problem remains; The Dude has never been married and has never heard of Jackie Treehorn. Realizing the situation is a case of mistaken ide
41.
54 (1998) as Song ("Knock On Wood")
Shane O'Shea was a 19-year-old, good-looking guy living with his severe dad and two siblings in a small, boring town in New Jersey... until he crossed the river into New York City and entered a world overflowing with luxury, sexual desire and decadence. A nightclub that was nothing less than the cen
42.
Rush Hour (1998) as Song ("Hip Hug-Her")
As the FBI scrambles to save the life of the kidnapped daughter of the Chinese Consul, the diplomat hires trusted Hong Kong police detective Lee to find the girl. Unwilling to have their investigation invaded by a meddling outsider, the FBI assigns a rogue LAPD detective to keep Detective Lee away from the case at any cost. Carter, the detective, covertly embarks on a one-man crusade to solve the case, having first distracted Lee. Within hours, Carter realises he has greatly underestimated his Hong Kong counterpart, who has seen through his ruse, given Carter the slip, and landed in the middle of the FBI''s investigation. Both excluded by the FBI, these two cops from very different worlds must join forces to save the young girl.
43.
Stepmom (1998) as Song ("Green Onions")
Jackie and Isabel have nothing in common. One is the ideal mother and the other struggles to be any kind of mother until circumstances force them to share a family and put aside their mutual hostility for the sake of the children. They discover how precious life, love and the ties that bind them really are in this tale about the intricate circumstances surrounding what happens when a man''s new wife learns from his former wife that she is terminally ill with cancer.
44.
John Carpenter's Vampires (1998) as Lead Guitar (The Texas Toad Lickers)
By night, vampires rise from loamy graves in search of human prey. By day, vampire slayer Jack Crow leads a contingent of Vatican mercenaries in a long-waged war against these enemies. After destroying a vampire nest in rural Mexico, 'Team Crow' is savagely ambushed during the victory celebration by
45.
Trial and Error (1997) as Song ("Mr Pitiful")
A contempt-of-court comedy about an actor who poses as an attorney to defend a man on trial for fraud. When a bachelor party leaves Charlie a babbling mess on the morning of a career-making-or-breaking legal appearance, his best friend, an out-of-work actor named Richard, takes "the law" into his own hands.
46.
Nothing to Lose (1997) as Songs ("If I Had No Loot (Contains 'Knock On Wood' & 'The Wrong Nigga To Fuck Wit')" "Knock On Wood")
After discovering his wife in bed with his boss, ad exec Nick Beam is carjacked while sitting at a stop light. Having "nothing to lose," Nick turns the tables and kidnaps the armed robber. Ultimately the two form an unlikely friendship when they try to exact revenge against Nick''s boss in an adventure filled with mistaken identity and hold-ups.
47.
Devil's Own, The (1997) as Song ("All 4 Love")
Set in 1993, as the Irish Republican Army has announced peace talks with the British, New York police officer Tom O''Meara takes an affable young Irish emigree into his home and makes him part of his family. The refugee, however, has a hidden past and a bloody purpose for coming to America. Upon discovering his boarder''s true identity, the police officer is drawn into a deadly manhunt--the aim of which is not only to capture the Irish rebel but to save his life.
48.
My Fellow Americans (1996) as Song ("In The Midnight Hour")
Two former Chief Executives, Russell Kramer and Matthew Douglas, who hate everything about each other -- but hate their lives out of the political limelight even more -- are thrown together and on the road. When a scandal brewing in the White House threatens to implicate both of them, Kramer and Douglas head out of the Beltway and into the real America to dodge the operatives who want to track them down. There, they learn a lot about the country that elected them -- a lot they never suspected -- as they get to the bottom of the scheme.
49.
Little Big League (1994) as Additional Music Producer
Billy Heywood, a twelve-year-old baseball fan, has just inherited the Minnesota Twins from his grandfather. As the new owner and manager, the first since the days of the Philadelphia Athletics, it''s up to Billy to pull the team out of its slump, negotiate with some very large egos and somehow get the Twins into the playoffs. Despite the pressure, Billy executes the smartest strategy in the majors--he convinces his players to have fun, and in the process, Billy is forced to rediscover his youth as well.
50.
Little Big League (1994) as Additional Music
Billy Heywood, a twelve-year-old baseball fan, has just inherited the Minnesota Twins from his grandfather. As the new owner and manager, the first since the days of the Philadelphia Athletics, it''s up to Billy to pull the team out of its slump, negotiate with some very large egos and somehow get the Twins into the playoffs. Despite the pressure, Billy executes the smartest strategy in the majors--he convinces his players to have fun, and in the process, Billy is forced to rediscover his youth as well.
51.
Mr. Wonderful (1993) as Song Performer ("Knock On Wood")
A utility worker is given a second chance at first love when he falls back in love with his ex-wife.
52.
Sandlot, The (1993) as Song ("Green Onions")
When Scotty moves into the neighborhood filled with baseball-crazed kids, all he wants to do is fit in. But Scotty can't even throw a ball, and it'll take some doing to join the gang. Soon enough, Scotty finds himself running from a killer dog and even comes face-to-face with a baseball legend.
53.
Bronx Tale, A (1993) as Song ("Ninety-Nine And A Half (Won'T Do)")
Set in the Bronx during the tumultuous 1960s, an adolescent boy is torn between his honest, working-class father and a violent yet charismatic crime boss. Complicating matters is the youngster's growing attraction--verboten in his neighborhood--for a beautiful black girl.
54.
Sugar Hill (1993) as Song ("Just One More Day")
Two brothers build a drug empire in New York City.
55.
Mr. Wonderful (1993) as Song
A utility worker is given a second chance at first love when he falls back in love with his ex-wife.
56.
Calendar Girl (1993) as Song ("Don'T Fight It")
A young US Army inductee persuades his two best friends, one college-bound and the other soon-to-be married, to accompany him to Hollywood in the hope of meeting Marilyn Monroe.
57.
Mystery Date (1991) as Song ("634-5789")
An inexperienced 20-year-old pretends to be his older brother for a date with the woman of his fantasies, but a case of mistaken identity turns the evening into a wild adventure.
58.
For The Boys (1991) as Song ("Green Onions")
The story of two USO entertainers whose performing careers span from World War II through Vietnam.
59.
Wired (1989) as Song ("634-5789")
The short life and fast times of John Belushi.
60.
Satisfaction (1988) as Music Producer (Jennie Lee & The Mystery)
Adventures of a female rock 'n' roll band hired as the house act in a club at a wealthy beach resort.
61.
Alien Nation (1988) as Song ("(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay")
Set in the future, 300,000 aliens from another planet immigrate to Los Angeles and integrate themselves into human society.
62.
Satisfaction (1988) as Songs ("Knock On Wood" "Talk To Me")
Adventures of a female rock 'n' roll band hired as the house act in a club at a wealthy beach resort.
63.
Eddie Murphy Raw (1987) as Song ("(Sittin' On The) Dock Of The Bay")
Eddie Murphy is seen performing his stand-up act in a show that was filmed at New York City's Felt Forum in Madison Square Garden. Highlights include Murphy expounding on love, sex, and marriage in the 1980s and entertaining the audience with his celebrity impressions.
64.
Good Morning, Vietnam (1987) as Song ("In The Midnight Hour")
In this true story, a military DJ in Vietnam risks his career to broadcast the truth.
65.
White of the Eye (1987) as Song ("Slim Jenkins Joint")
A young, desperately passionate couple become enmeshed in the barbarous web of a serial killer.
66.
'68 (1987) as Songs ("In The Midnight Hour" "Green Onions")
67.
Hamburger Hill (1987) as Song ("(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay")
Based on a true incident, this film tells the story of the 101st Airborne Division''s 1969 battle in Vietnam over Hill 937, "Hamburger Hill." For ten days, the Vietcong refused to surrender, and both sides suffered heavy losses. When the American soldiers did take the hill, their victory turned out to be a hollow one.
68.
Top Gun (1986) as Song ("(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay")
A hotheaded pilot struggles to survive an exclusive training program.
69.
Into The Night (1985) as Song ("In The Midnight Hour")
A nerdy scientist, despondent over his wife''s cheating ways, takes off into the night and ends up with an attractive female jewelry smuggler on the lam, who drags him, unwittingly, into an adventure-filled evening where they are pursued by some evil crooks out to get her and her cache.
70.
Hareemu Ohgen (1985) as Song ("Green Onions")
71.
Tuff Turf (1985) as Song ("Green Onions")
Teenager Morgan Hiller and his family have become displaced after his father lost some of the wealth to which they had been accustomed. They are then forced to moves to California where Morgan meets Frankie, the girlfriend of Nick, a high school tough who does not appreciate Frankie's sudden change
72.
The Big Chill (1983) as Song ("In The Midnight Hour")
A friend's death brings together a group of former college activists.
73.
Roadie (1980) as Song ("A Man Needs A Woman")
Travis is a Texas truck driver who falls for rock groupie and roadie Lola Bouilabase whose main ambition is to sleep with rocker Alice Cooper. When Lola hears Cooper's band is on tour, she tries to catch up with them and Travis follows her. On the road, the two of them meet several touring pop stars and Travis becomes a roadie himself, soon known as the greatest roadie of all time. Travis is faced with leaving this new success because he needs to go back to Texas for his sister's wedding.
74.
Quadrophenia (1979) as Song ("Green Onions")
It''s 1964 and Jimmy is stuck being a gofer at a cigarette-hawking ad agency, living in a lower middle class Brit walkup with seemingly dead-headed parents that don''t understand him, Jimmy lives to be a "Mod": zooming through London streets on his Vespa; popping "blues," bought or nicked; endlessly grooving - to The Who on TV, or in the local dance club, or at a gate-crashed private party; pursuing the just-out-of-reach Steph and idolizing the super-cool, super-blond top Mod Ace Face.
75.
Big Wednesday (1978) as Song ("Green Onions")
Three surfing friends reunite after each has served in the Vietnam War.

Cast (special)

76.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum: 17th Annual Induction Ceremony (2002) as Presenter
Coverage of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Foundation's 17th annual induction ceremony. Inductees include the Ramones, Talking Heads, Isaac Hayes, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Brenda Lee and Gene Pitney. Stax Records co-founder Jim Stewart is named the "nonperformer" inductee, and guitar legend
77.
Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts, The (1995)
Presentation of the 18th annual Kennedy Center Honors. The 1995 honorees are dancer Jacques D'Amboise, singer Marilyn Horne, guitarist B B King, actor Sidney Poitier, and playwright Neil Simon.
78.
36th Annual Grammy Awards, The (1994)
A presentation of the "36th Annual Grammy Awards" live from Radio City Music Hall in New York.
79.
Otis Redding in Monterey -- 1967 (1988)
A "Cinemax Vintage Performance" special featuring never-before-seen footage of singer Otis Redding performing at the 1967 Monterey Pop Festival.
80.
Coca-Cola Presents Live: The Hard Rock (1988)
A special benefit concert for the homeless, presented live from the "Spartacus" set at Universal Studios in Los Angeles, featuring comedy and rock performances.

Music (special)

81.
Best of the Blues Brothers, The (1993) as Band Member
Compilation of the television performances and highlights from the 1979 U.S. tour of The Blues Brothers, the characters created by Dan Aykroyd and John Belushi.
82.
American Bandstand's 33 1/3 Celebration (1985) as Guitarist ("Blue Suede Shoes")
Dick Clark is joined by more that fifty of the biggest names in the music world as he celebrates 33 and a third years of America's longest-running and most popular teenage dance show. Also commemorated is a third of a century of the medium that people used to call L.P.'s, or long-playing records. A

Music (special)

83.
Blues, The (2003) as Song ("Green Onions")

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