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Idris Elba

Born: September 6, 1972


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Poster of Thor: Ragnarok
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Thor: Ragnarok (2017)

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| 130 Min

Imprisoned, the almighty Thor finds himself in a lethal gladiatorial contest against the Hulk, his former ally. Thor must fight for survival and race against time to prevent the all-powerful Hela from destroying his home and the Asgardian civilization.

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Poster of The Dark Tower
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The Dark Tower (2017)

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| 95 Min

There are other worlds than these. Stephen King’s The Dark Tower, the ambitious and expansive story from one of the world’s most celebrated authors, makes its launch to the big screen. The last Gunslinger, Roland Deschain (Idris Elba), has been locked in an eternal battle with Walter O’Dim, also kn...

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Poster of The Mountain Between Us
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The Mountain Between Us (2017)

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| 103 Min

Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow covered mountain. When they realize help is not coming, they embark on a perilous journey across the wilderness.

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Poster of Molly's Game
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Molly's Game (2017)

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Drama |
USA |
| 140 Min

Molly Bloom, a young skier and former Olympic hopeful becomes a successful entrepreneur (and a target of an FBI investigation) when she establishes a high-stakes, international poker game.

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Poster of Star Trek Beyond
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Star Trek Beyond (2016)

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Adventure |
Sci-Fi |
Thriller |
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| 122 Min

The USS Enterprise crew explores the furthest reaches of uncharted space, where they encounter a mysterious new enemy who puts them and everything the Federation stands for to the test.

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Poster of Finding Dory
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Finding Dory (2016)

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Adventure |
Comedy |
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| 103 Min

Dory is a wide-eyed, blue tang fish who suffers from memory loss every 10 seconds or so. The one thing she can remember is that she somehow became separated from her parents as a child. With help from her friends Nemo and Marlin, Dory embarks on an epic adventure to find them. Her journey brings her...

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Poster of Zootopia
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Zootopia (2016)

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Animation |
USA |
| 108 Min

Determined to prove herself, Officer Judy Hopps, the first bunny on Zootopia's police force, jumps at the chance to crack her first case - even if it means partnering with scam-artist fox Nick Wilde to solve the mystery.

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Poster of The Jungle Book
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The Jungle Book (2016)

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Adventure |
USA |
| 106 Min

An orphan boy is raised in the Jungle with the help of a pack of wolves, a bear and a black panther.

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Poster of The Gunman
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The Gunman (2015)

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Drama |
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France |
Spain |
| 115 Min

Eight years after fleeing the Congo following his assassination of that country's minister of mining, former assassin Jim Terrier is back, suffering from PTSD and digging wells to atone for his violent past. After an attempt is made on his life, Terrier flies to London to find out who wants him ...

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Poster of Beasts of No Nation
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Beasts of No Nation (2015)

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War |
Drama |
USA |
| 137 Min

A drama based on the experiences of Agu, a child soldier fighting in the civil war of an unnamed African country.

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Poster of No Good Deed
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No Good Deed (2014)

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Crime |
Thriller |
USA |
| 84 Min

Terri (Taraji P. Henson) is a devoted wife and mother of two, living an ideal suburban life in Atlanta when Colin (Idris Elba), a charming but dangerous escaped convict, shows up at her door claiming car trouble. Terri offers her phone to help him but soon learns that no good deed goes unpunished as...

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Poster of Thor: The Dark World
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Thor: The Dark World (2013)

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| 112 Min

Thor fights to restore order across the cosmos… but an ancient race led by the vengeful Malekith returns to plunge the universe back into darkness. Faced with an enemy that even Odin and Asgard cannot withstand, Thor must embark on his most perilous and personal journey yet, one that will reunite hi...

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Poster of Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
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Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013)

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Drama |
South Africa |
United Kingdom |
| 141 Min

A chronicle of Nelson Mandela's life journey from his childhood in a rural village through to his inauguration as the first democratically elected president of South Africa.

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Poster of Pacific Rim
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Pacific Rim (2013)

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| 131 Min

When legions of monstrous creatures, known as Kaiju, started rising from the sea, a war began that would take millions of lives and consume humanitys resources for years on end. To combat the giant Kaiju, a special type of weapon was devised: massive robots, called Jaegers, which are controlled simu...

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Poster of Prometheus
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Prometheus (2012)

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Adventure |
Sci-Fi |
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| 124 Min

A team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a journey to the darkest corners of the universe. There, they must fight a terrifying battle to save the future of the human race.

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Poster of Thor
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Thor (2011)

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| 115 Min

Against his father Odin's will, The Mighty Thor -a powerful but arrogant warrior god -recklessly reignites an ancient war. Thor is cast down to Earth and forced to live among humans as punishment. Once here, Thor learns what it takes to be a true hero when the most dangerous villain of his world...

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Poster of Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance
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Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance (2011)

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Fantasy |
Thriller |
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| 95 Min

Nicolas Cage reprises his role as Johnny Blaze in Ghost Rider Spirit of Vengeance. In this gritty new vision for the character, Johnny is still struggling with his curse as the devil's bounty hunter - but he may risk everything as he teams up with the leader of a group of rebel monks (Idris Elba...

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Poster of Takers
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Takers (2010)

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Crime |
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Thriller |
| 107 Min

A seasoned team of bank robbers, including Gordon Jennings (Idris Elba), John Rahway (Paul Walker), A.J. (Hayden Christensen), and brothers Jake (Michael Ealy) and Jesse Attica (Chris Brown) successfully complete their latest heist and lead a life of luxury while planning their next job. When Ghost ...

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Poster of The Losers
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The Losers (2010)

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Adventure |
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| 97 Min

A tale of double cross and revenge, centered upon the members of an elite U.S. Special Forces unit sent into the Bolivian jungle on a search and destroy mission. The team-Clay, Jensen, Roque, Pooch and Cougar -find themselves the target of a lethal betrayal instigated from inside by a powerful enemy...

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Poster of The Big C
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The Big C (2010)

TV Show
USA |
| 27 Min

A suburban mother faces her cancer diagnosis while trying to find humor and happiness as well.

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Poster of Luther
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Luther (2010)

TV Show
Drama |
United Kingdom |
| 60 Min

A dark psychological crime drama starring Idris Elba as Luther, a man struggling with his own terrible demons, who might be as dangerous as the depraved murderers he hunts.

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Poster of The Unborn
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The Unborn (2009)

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Horror |
Thriller |
USA |
| 87 Min

A young woman fights the spirit that is slowly taking possession of her.

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Poster of Obsessed
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Obsessed (2009)

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Drama |
Thriller |
Romance |
USA |
| 108 Min

When successful financial advisor Derek Charles (Idris Elba) settles into a new Los Angeles neighborhood with his loving wife Sharon(Beyonce Knowles) and young son Kyle, everything seems perfect. But when a beautiful temp, Lisa (Ali Larter), joins the firm, Derek's life takes a strange turn. Aft...

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Poster of RocknRolla
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RocknRolla (2008)

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Crime |
Thriller |
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| 114 Min

Selfish yuppie Charlie Babbitt's father left a fortune to his savant brother Raymond and a pittance to Charlie; they travel cross-country.

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Poster of The Human Contract
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The Human Contract (2008)

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| 107 Min

A successful corporate type harboring a deep, dark secret befriends a free-spirited stranger who encourages him to ditch his stuffy lifestyle and live life in reckless abandon.

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Poster of Prom Night
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Prom Night (2008)

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Crime |
Horror |
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| 88 Min

Donnas senior prom is supposed to be the best night of her life, though a sadistic killer from her past has different plans for her and her friends.

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Poster of The Reaping
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The Reaping (2007)

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Horror |
USA |
| 90 Min

Thousands of years ago there was a series of bizarre occurrences that many believed to have been the Ten Biblical Plagues. No one thought they could happen again. Until now.

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Poster of This Christmas
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This Christmas (2007)

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Comedy |
Drama |
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| 117 Min

This year Christmas with the Whitfields promises to be one they will never forget. All the siblings have come home for the first time in years and theyve brought plenty of baggage with them. As the Christmas tree is trimmed and the lights are hung, secrets are revealed and family bonds are tested. A...

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Poster of 28 Weeks Later
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28 Weeks Later (2007)

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Horror |
Thriller |
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Spain |
United Kingdom |
| 100 Min

In this chilling sequel to 28 Days Later, the inhabitants of the British Isles appear to have lost their battle against the onslaught of disease, as the deadly rage virus has killed every citizen there. Six months later, a group of Americans dare to set foot on the isles, convinced the danger has co...

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Poster of Sometimes in April
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Sometimes in April (2005)

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Drama |
War |
France |
Rwanda |
| 140 Min

Debra Winger, Oris Erhuero and Idris Elba star in this drama framed by the Rwandan genocide.

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Poster of The Gospel
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The Gospel (2005)

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Drama |
USA |
| 105 Min

A young singer turns his back on God and his father's church when tragedy strikes. He returns years later to find the once-powerful congregation in disarray. With his childhood nemesis creating a "new vision" for the church, he is forced to deal with family, career and relationship issues that s...

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