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Cast (feature film)

1.
Glass Chin (2014)
Former boxing champ Bud "The Saint" Gordon has fallen from grace and is living in a rundown apartment. Down on his luck and desperate to turn his life around, he makes a deal with a corrupt businessman to work as an enforcer and collect on outstanding debts. After a job gone wrong, he is framed for
2.
Old, Weird America: Harry Smith's Anthology of American Folk Music, The (2007)
Interviews, concert performances and archival footage create a tribute to traditional American music preservationist Harry Smith.
3.
New York Doll (2005)
A recovering alcoholic and converted Mormon Arthur "Killer" Kane's shot at a 30-years-later reunion with his old band, the New York Dolls.
4.
Lightning in a Bottle (2004)
A one night, one time only concert at Radio City Music Hall in New York City in which some of the greatest performers in the history of Blues music, including BB King, Bonnie Raitt, Steven Tyler and Macy Gray performed together. Captures the emotional spontaneity that only live performances of the B
5.
Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus (2004)
Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus is a captivating and compelling road trip through the creative spirit of the South. 'Alt' Country singer Jim White takes his muscle car through a gritty terrain of churches, prisons, truck stops, biker bars and coalmines. This is a journey through a very real conte
6.
200 Cigarettes (1999)
On New Year''s Eve in New York, 1981, Monica is terrified that nobody will come to her party. Even her best friend will only come when bribed with first refusal on Monica''s ex-boyfriend Eric, who hasn''t even arrived. Eric, meanwhile is a trendy downtown artist, who is at a club with current squeeze Bridget and her pal Caitlyn. But Bridget fancies the cute bartender. Meanwhile, Monica''s teenage cousin from Long Island is coming to the party with a friend, but they are lost and terrified somewhere is the East Village. And in a cafe, Lucy and Kevin, terrifed of being alone at midnight, consider turning their friendship into something more.
7.
Tic Code, The (1998) as Marvin
Miles is a bright twelve-year-old with an extraordinary talent for jazz piano. His musical genius sets him apart from his schoolmates and creates problems with his music teacher, but he also suffers from Tourette Syndrome, a neurological disorder that causes uncontrollable tics and grunts. The class
8.
Cats Don't Dance (1997)
In a world of cats, Danny is trying to break into '30s Hollywood. His only problem is that he's a cat and can't understand why he's only getting parts playing an animal. He gets into trouble with a human star and almost sees his chance at a movie career disappear.
9.
Burnzy's Last Call (1997)
A day in the life of a downtown New York bar as seen through the eyes of a man on his 75th birthday.
10.
Nick and Jane (1996)
A cabbie falls in love with a high-powered executive.
11.
Car 54, Where Are You? (1994)
Film adaptation of the popular 1960s television sitcom, with the bumbling officers from Brooklyn's 53rd precinct attempting to protect a federal witness from the mob.
12.
Mr. Nanny (1993)
Hulk Hogan is a wrestler facing a foe far scarier than anything he''s seen in the ring in the outrageous family comedy "The Nanny" (1993). Down-on-his-luck pro wrestler Sean Armstrong (Hogan) reluctantly takes a job as a bodyguard to a couple of rich kids and learns the hard way that children can be more terrifying than choke holds, body-slams and even guns. With Sherman Helmsley and Afa Anoai.
13.
Desire & Hell at Sunset Motel (1992)
Three mysterious men and a married woman become embroiled in a murder.
14.
Freejack (1991) as Brad Hines
Set in 2009, people on the verge of death are taken to a place where their bodies are up for sale to the old and rich. People known as "Freejacks" are those who escape at the moment of their death, and are pursued by bounty-hunters.
15.
Tales From The Darkside: The Movie (1990)
In order to keep from being eaten by a witch a young boy spins three tales of terror. They involve a vengeful mummy, a living gargoyle and a cat who refuses to die.
16.
Let It Ride (1989)
Story of a horse racing gambler who hits the jackpot.
17.
Light Years (1988)
In a distant future, the planet Gandahar has achieved perfect harmony with nature. However, when a mysterious force seems to be gaining power and control over the land, the queen sends her son Sylvain to investigate and ultimately stop an army of mechanical men who seem to be turning inhabitants in
18.
Scrooged (1988)
A contemporary comedy based on Charles Dickens'' novel "A Christmas Carol," focusing on a television executive who decides to exploit the holidays in order to boost ratings.
19.
Married To The Mob (1988)
A recently widowed Mafia wife tries to start her life anew, only to find past acquaintances and FBI agents on her tail.
20.
Candy Mountain (1987)
Struggling musician Julius is young, broke, and dreams of being a rock star one day. Julius ends getting hired to track down reclusive, legendary guitar maker Elmore Silk, who he hopes will dispense some wisdom to him, and lead him on the road to fame and fortune.
21.
Blank Generation, The (1978)
A punk-style documentary shot at CBGCs featuring performances of some of the best-known punk and new wave groups who played there. Footage of the Ramones, Patti Smith Group, Talking Heads, Television, Wayne County, Johnny Thunders are included.

Music (feature film)

22.
Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2018)
The infamous Grinch tries to destroy Christmas by dressing as Santa and stealing all the gifts, trees and holiday food in Whoville.
24.
Glass Chin (2014)
Former boxing champ Bud "The Saint" Gordon has fallen from grace and is living in a rundown apartment. Down on his luck and desperate to turn his life around, he makes a deal with a corrupt businessman to work as an enforcer and collect on outstanding debts. After a job gone wrong, he is framed for
25.
Three Stooges, The (2012)
Left on the doorstep of an orphanage run by nuns, newborns Moe, Larry and Curly grow up finger-poking, nyuk-nyuk-nyuking and woo-woo-wooing their way to uncharted levels of knuckleheaded misadventure. Now, out to save their childhood home, only The Three Stooges could become embroiled in an oddball
26.
Kick-Ass (Theatrical) (2010)
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
27.
Kick-Ass (2010)
Using his love for comics as inspiration, teenager Dave Lizewski decides to reinvent himself as a superhero despite a complete lack of special powers. Dave dons a costume, dubs himself Kick-Ass and gets to work fighting crime. He joins forces with the father and daughter vigilante team of Big Daddy and Hit Girl. Then, he befriends another fledgling crime-fighter called Red Mist but a scheming mobster soon puts their alliance to the test.
28.
Get Him to the Greek (2010)
Aaron Green gets things done. The ambitious 24-year-old has been given a career-making assignment. His mission: Fly to London and escort a rock god to L.A.''s world famous Greek Theatre for the first-stop on a huge comeback tour. His record mogul boss, Sergio Roma, gives him one warning: The artist is the worst person on Earth. Turn your back on him at your own peril. British rocker Aldous Snow is a brilliant musician, but due to a bad break up and nose-diving career, has fallen off the wagon and is now a drunken disaster. Weary of yes men and scared he''s entered the greatest hits moment in his career, Snow''s in the midst of a nihilistic downward spiral. When he learns his true love, model/pop star Jackie Q, is in Los Angeles, Aldous makes it his quest to win her back right before kick-starting his world domination. As the countdown to the concert begins, one innocent young man must navigate a minefield of London drug smuggles, New York City brawls and Vegas lap dances to deliver his charge safe and, sort of, sound all while trying to remain faithful to his med student girlfriend. He may have to coax, lie to, enable and party with Aldous, but Aaron will get him to the Greek.
29.
Get Him to the Greek (Theatrical) (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
30.
Adventureland (2009)
Welcome to Adventureland, where the worst job imaginable is about to inadvertently turn into the summer that changes everything. Adventureland, a self-professedly "funtastic" Pennsylvania amusement park, appears to be the bane of recent college graduate's James Brennan's existence. He previously ha
31.
Four Christmases (2008)
No one enjoys the holidays more than Brad and Kate. Every December 25th, this happily unmarried, upscale San Francisco couple embark on a holiday tradition they have shared every year since they met--ditching their crazy families for a relaxing, fun-filled vacation in some sunny exotic locale. There, sipping margaritas by the pool, they toast the season, knowing they have once again avoided the chaos and emotional fallout of their four respective households: divorced parents, squabbling siblings, out-of-control kids and all the simmering resentments and awkward moments that are the hallmarks of every family Christmas. But not this year. Shorts and sunglasses packed, Brad and Kate are trapped at the San Francisco airport by a fogbank that cancels every outbound flight. Worse yet, they are caught on camera by a local news crew, revealing their whereabouts to the whole city--and to their families. With no escape and no excuses, they are now expected home by Brad''s father. And Kate''s mother. And Brad''s mother. And Kate''s father. Four Christmases in one day. As they brace themselves for a marathon of homecomings, Brad and Kate expect the worst--and that''s exactly what they get. But as Brad counts down the minutes to their freedom, Kate surprisingly finds herself tuned to the ticking of a different clock. At the end of the day, each will gain a new perspective on where they came From--and where they''re going. Getting to know themselves and each other as they really are could finally give them a chance at the kind of love they''ve only been playing at.
32.
Anamorph (2008)
When reclusive Detective Stan Aubray is called in to investigate a series of increasingly spectacular murders, he is thrust into a dark and unsettling underworld that threatens to reveal the secrets of his tormented past. As elaborate as they are gruesome, the murders are a paean to the mysteries of
33.
Beverly Hills Chihuahua (2008)
Chloe, a diamond-clad, bootie wearing Beverly Hills Chihuahua enjoys her luxurious lifestyle so much, she hardly notices Papi, a tough looking Chihuahua who happens to be head-over-paws for the pampered pooch. But when Chloe gets lost in the rough streets of Mexico with only a street-wise German Shepherd to help her find her way home, Papi heads south of the border--joining forces with a motley crew: two humans, a sly rat and a nervous iguana--to rescue his true love.
34.
Auto Focus (2002)
Based on true story, a glimpse into the colorful life, and mysterious death, of actor Bob Crane. Handsome and charming, Crane became well known as the star of CBS' hit comedy "Hogan's Heroes" (1965-1971). Capitalizing on his fame, Crane dove into the freewheeling spirit of the times with relish, hav
35.
Bachelor, The (1999)
Twenty-nine-year-old bachelor Jimmy has been dating Ann for three years and feels compelled to finally ask for her hand in marriage. However when he does, the proposal comes out all wrong. Instead of accepting his offer she walks out on him. When Jimmy''s grandfather dies, leaving a will stipulating that his grandson must marry by age 30 or forfeit a $100 million inheritance, he tries desperately to either win her back or find a new bride -- with his next birthday only 27 hours away.
36.
My Favorite Martian (1999)
An ambitious television reporter Tim O'Hara stumbles upon a real-life Martian whose space ship has crash landed on Earth. Believing this is the story of the millennium and his chance for a Pulitzer Prize, Tim makes his plans to expose the Martian, who, posing as Tim's Uncle Martin, takes human form
37.
Heart (1999)
Maria, who loses her son in a tragic motor accident, becomes obsessed with the man who receives his heart. He is Gary, a businessman with marital problems. Following his earlier heart attack, his wife Tess has been having an affair with Alex, an unpleasant writer. When Gary is rejuvenated by his hea
38.
Deli, The (1997)
Johnny owns a deli in a working class New York neighborhood. His mother has been giving him $10 a day for the past twenty years to play a special number, but Johnny has been playing a different number. When his mother's numbers hit, Johnny has to scramble to raise the money.
39.
Burnzy's Last Call (1997)
A day in the life of a downtown New York bar as seen through the eyes of a man on his 75th birthday.
40.
Car 54, Where Are You? (1994)
Film adaptation of the popular 1960s television sitcom, with the bumbling officers from Brooklyn's 53rd precinct attempting to protect a federal witness from the mob.
41.
Car 54, Where Are You? (1994)
Film adaptation of the popular 1960s television sitcom, with the bumbling officers from Brooklyn's 53rd precinct attempting to protect a federal witness from the mob.
42.
Mr. Nanny (1993)
Hulk Hogan is a wrestler facing a foe far scarier than anything he''s seen in the ring in the outrageous family comedy "The Nanny" (1993). Down-on-his-luck pro wrestler Sean Armstrong (Hogan) reluctantly takes a job as a bodyguard to a couple of rich kids and learns the hard way that children can be more terrifying than choke holds, body-slams and even guns. With Sherman Helmsley and Afa Anoai.
43.
Mr. Nanny (1993)
Hulk Hogan is a wrestler facing a foe far scarier than anything he''s seen in the ring in the outrageous family comedy "The Nanny" (1993). Down-on-his-luck pro wrestler Sean Armstrong (Hogan) reluctantly takes a job as a bodyguard to a couple of rich kids and learns the hard way that children can be more terrifying than choke holds, body-slams and even guns. With Sherman Helmsley and Afa Anoai.
44.
Mr. Nanny (1993)
Hulk Hogan is a wrestler facing a foe far scarier than anything he''s seen in the ring in the outrageous family comedy "The Nanny" (1993). Down-on-his-luck pro wrestler Sean Armstrong (Hogan) reluctantly takes a job as a bodyguard to a couple of rich kids and learns the hard way that children can be more terrifying than choke holds, body-slams and even guns. With Sherman Helmsley and Afa Anoai.
45.
Dream Team, The (1989)
Four mental patients are accidentally separated from their therapist on an outing to a baseball game in New York City.
46.
Casual Sex? (1988)
Story revolves around two modern women on vacation at a chic and exclusive health spa.
47.
Scrooged (1988)
A contemporary comedy based on Charles Dickens'' novel "A Christmas Carol," focusing on a television executive who decides to exploit the holidays in order to boost ratings.
48.
China Girl (1987)
An Italian-American boy and a Chinese-American girl attempt a romance despite a war between gangs in their respective New York communities.
49.
Candy Mountain (1987)
Struggling musician Julius is young, broke, and dreams of being a rock star one day. Julius ends getting hired to track down reclusive, legendary guitar maker Elmore Silk, who he hopes will dispense some wisdom to him, and lead him on the road to fame and fortune.
50.
Stripper (1986)
A semi-documentary about the first annual Strippers Convention, held in Las Vegas in 1983. Of the six contestants interviewed in the film, five portray themselves. The women discuss their various day jobs, training for the competition, why they strip, and in most cases relate that they had unhappy c
51.
My Science Project (1985)
A group of high-school kids uncover a mysterious devide that can transport them into diffent time warps.
52.
Fear City (1985)
Matt Rossi is an ex-boxer, haunted by the memory of having killed an opponent. Together with his partner Nicky he runs the Starlite Agency, supplying strippers to some of New York's seediest strip joints. Things begin to change when a nightmare series of slasher attacks begin.
53.
Fear City (1985)
Matt Rossi is an ex-boxer, haunted by the memory of having killed an opponent. Together with his partner Nicky he runs the Starlite Agency, supplying strippers to some of New York's seediest strip joints. Things begin to change when a nightmare series of slasher attacks begin.
54.
Times Square (1980)
Two runaway teenage girls, from opposite sides of the track, become media stars and develop their own rock band through their connection with a Times Square radio disc jockey.
55.
Times Square (1980)
Two runaway teenage girls, from opposite sides of the track, become media stars and develop their own rock band through their connection with a Times Square radio disc jockey.

Cast (special)

56.
Unauthorized Biography: Milo -- Death of a Supermodel (1997)
A parody of "A&E's Biography," this ficticious documentary follows the life of Milo, a girl who went from a Midwestern wallflower to icon status during the days of Studio 54 in the 1970s.
57.
Weinerville Chanukah Special (1995)
The story of Chanukah is retold in a parallel story featuring characters from the "Weinerville" series. A pair of extraterrestrials who are fleeing an evil force arrives in Weinerville just as Chanukah is about to be observed.
58.
Music of Kurt Weill: September Songs, The (1995)
Teresa Stratas, Elvis Costello and Lou Reed are among the singers who perform the songs of Kurt Weill, the classically-trained, socially-conscious, German-born composer who fled the Nazis and became one of Broadway's most creative talents.
59.
Stand Up (1995)
A 15-year-old stand-up comic wants to take her act on the road, against the wishes of her father.
60.
2nd International Rock Awards, The (1990)
An awards presentation for rock 'n' roll performers and composers. Live performances are also included.
61.
Walt Disney World Happy Easter Parade, The (1990)
A special featuring Disney's annual Easter Parade, broadcast live from Walt Disney World in Florida.
62.
Grammy Living Legends (1989)
A special honoring four contemporary artists from the music industry (Liza Minnelli, Andrew Lloyd Weber, Willie Nelson, Smokey Robinson) as chosen by the Board of Trustees of the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS).
63.
Songwriters Hall of Fame 20th Anniversary... The Magic of Music, The (1989)
A music special featuring the ceremony and performances taped at the twentieth anniversary of the Songwriter's Hall of Fame from the Radio City Music Hall in New York. Special guests sing and relate stories about their favorite songwriters.
64.
Disney-MGM Studios Theme Park Grand Opening (1989)
A "Magical World of Disney" special saluting the opening of the new Disney Theme Park in Orlando, Florida. Celebrities perform song-and-dance routines. Film clips spotlight world leaders and famous personalities, who name their favorite films and discuss how television and movies have affected their
65.
Supermodel of the World (1989)
The sixth annual contest in which women from 31 countries compete for the title, "Supermodel of the World," and a $250,000 modeling contract.
66.
30th Annual Grammy Awards, The (1988)
Live coverage of the 30th Annual Grammy Awards honoring excellence in the music recording industry. Broadcast from New York's Radio City Music Hall.
67.
CBS' HAPPY NEW YEAR AMERICA (1987)
The ninth annual "CBS' Happy New Year America," a musical countdown to 1988. The program is broadcast live from the Grand Ballroom of the Waldorf Astoria Hotel, and Times Square, both in New York City. Also included are taped segments from Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida.

Music (special)

68.
Music of Kurt Weill: September Songs, The (1995)
Teresa Stratas, Elvis Costello and Lou Reed are among the singers who perform the songs of Kurt Weill, the classically-trained, socially-conscious, German-born composer who fled the Nazis and became one of Broadway's most creative talents.
69.
Walt Disney World Happy Easter Parade, The (1990)
A special featuring Disney's annual Easter Parade, broadcast live from Walt Disney World in Florida.
70.
Disney-MGM Studios Theme Park Grand Opening (1989)
A "Magical World of Disney" special saluting the opening of the new Disney Theme Park in Orlando, Florida. Celebrities perform song-and-dance routines. Film clips spotlight world leaders and famous personalities, who name their favorite films and discuss how television and movies have affected their
71.
Songwriters Hall of Fame 20th Anniversary... The Magic of Music, The (1989)
A music special featuring the ceremony and performances taped at the twentieth anniversary of the Songwriter's Hall of Fame from the Radio City Music Hall in New York. Special guests sing and relate stories about their favorite songwriters.
72.
Grammy Living Legends (1989)
A special honoring four contemporary artists from the music industry (Liza Minnelli, Andrew Lloyd Weber, Willie Nelson, Smokey Robinson) as chosen by the Board of Trustees of the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS).
73.
CBS' HAPPY NEW YEAR AMERICA (1987)
The ninth annual "CBS' Happy New Year America," a musical countdown to 1988. The program is broadcast live from the Grand Ballroom of the Waldorf Astoria Hotel, and Times Square, both in New York City. Also included are taped segments from Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida.

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