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Michael Ensign

Born: February 13, 1944

Born in Arizona (height 6' 1" (1,85 m)), he is of British/American descent; living extensively in both the USA and the UK. He trained as an actor at The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. He spent the first eleven years of his professional career in the theatre in Britain. He was a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company from 1972 to 1975. He played the leading man (Donald) in the musical, 'Irene', at London's Adelphi Theatre in 1978. He appeared in the London productions of The Curse Of The Starving Class (Royal Court Theatre), The Red Devil Battery Sign (Phoenix Theatre) and numerous English Repertory Theatres. His film and television work has been primarily in the USA. In 2009 he was awarded the Distinguished Alumnus Award by the College of Fine Arts, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah. Michael Ensign is a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.


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Seabiscuit (2003)

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| 141 Min

True story of the undersized Depression-era racehorse whose victories lifted not only the spirits of the team behind it but also those of their nation.

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Down with Love (2003)

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| 101 Min

Aaaah... it's New York City in 1962, and love is blooming between a journalist and a feminist advice author, who's falling head over heels despite her beau's playboy lifestyle. An homage to the early 1960s sex comedies that starred Rock Hudson and Doris Day. The story follows a best-sel...

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Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (2002)

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| 113 Min

Television made him famous, but his biggest hits happened off screen. Television producer by day, CIA assassin by night, Chuck Barris was recruited by the CIA at the height of his TV career and trained to become a covert operative. Or so Barris said.

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Solaris (2002)

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| 99 Min

Upon arrival at the space station orbiting an ocean world called Solaris a psychologist discovers that the commander of an expedition to the planet has died mysteriously. Other strange events soon start happening as well, such as the appearance of old acquaintances of the crew, including some who ar...

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Not Another Teen Movie (2001)

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| 89 Min

On a bet, a gridiron hero at John Hughes High School sets out to turn a bespectacled plain Jane into a beautiful and popular prom queen in this outrageous send-up of the teen movie genre.

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Titanic (1997)

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| 194 Min

84 years later, a 101-year-old woman named Rose DeWitt Bukater tells the story to her granddaughter Lizzy Calvert, Brock Lovett, Lewis Bodine, Bobby Buell and Anatoly Mikailavich on the Keldysh about her life set in April 10th 1912, on a ship called Titanic when young Rose boards the departing ship ...

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Rough Magic (1995)

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| 100 Min

A sleazy politician sends an agent (Russell Crowe) after his ex-fiancee (Bridget Fonda), who fled to Mexico with incriminating film of him.

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The Couch Trip (1988)

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Comedy |
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| 97 Min

The escaped delinquent John W. Burns, Jr. replaces Dr. Maitlin on a radio show, saying he's the psychiatrist Lawrence Baird.

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License to Drive (1988)

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| 90 Min

Teenager Les Anderson thinks his life can't get any worse after he flunks his driver's exam, but he's wrong. Even though he didn't receive his license, Les refuses to break his date with the cool Mercedes Lane, and he decides to lift his family's prize luxury car for the occasion...

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Ghostbusters (1984)

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| 105 Min

A trio of university parapsychologists lose their research grant and decide to open their own business, "Ghostbusters," and almost at once are summoned to investigate the strange happenings in a Central Park West apartment. What they discover is that all Manhattan is being besieged by other worldly ...

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All of Me (1984)

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| 93 Min

Just before stubborn millionaire Edwina Cutwater dies, she asks her uptight lawyer, Roger Cobb to amend her will so that her soul will pass to the young, vibrant Terry Hoskins – but the spiritual transference goes awry. Edwina enters Roger s body instead, forcing him to battle Edwina for control of ...

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WarGames (1983)

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| 114 Min

A young man finds a back door into a military central computer in which reality is confused with game-playing, possibly starting World War III.

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Mr. Mom (1983)

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| 91 Min

Jack and Caroline are a couple making a decent living When Jack suddenly loses his job. They agree that he should stay at home and look after the house while Caroline works. It's just that he's never done it before, and really doesn't have a clue...

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Pink Floyd - The Wall (1982)

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United Kingdom |
USA |
| 95 Min

A troubled rock star descends into madness in the midst of his physical and social isolation from everyone.

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Jekyll and Hyde ... Together Again (1982)

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USA |
| 87 Min

Dr. Jekyll (Mark Blankfield) inhales white powder and becomes an obnoxious Southern Californian.

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Raise the Titanic (1980)

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| 115 Min

To obtain a supply of a rare mineral, a ship raising operation is conducted for the only known source, the Titanic.

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Superman (1978)

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| 143 Min

Mild-mannered Clark Kent works as a reporter at the Daily Planet alongside his crush, Lois Lane - who's in love with Superman. Clark must summon his superhero alter ego when the nefarious Lex Luthor launches a plan to take over the world.

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Midnight Express (1978)

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| 121 Min

Billy Hayes is caught attempting to smuggle drugs out of Turkey. The Turkish courts decide to make an example of him, sentencing him to more than 30 years in prison. Hayes has two opportunities for release: the appeals made by his lawyer, his family, and the American government, or the \Midnight Exp...

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