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Michael Pena

Born: January 13, 1976, Chicago, Illinois, USA

Michael Anthony Pena is an American film and television actor, probably best known for his prominent roles in “Crash”, “Observe and Report”, and Oliver Stone's “World Trade Center”.

He also appeared in the Nickelback music video for their song Savin' Me.

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Extinction (2018)

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A father has a recurring dream of losing his family. His nightmare turns into reality when the planet is invaded by a force bent on destruction. Fighting for their lives, he comes to realize an unknown strength to keep them safe from harm.

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12 Strong (2018)

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A team of CIA agents and special forces head into Afghanistan in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks in an attempt to dismantle the Taliban.

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CHiPs (2017)

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The adventures of two California Highway Patrol motorcycle officers as they make their rounds on the freeways of Los Angeles.

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Murder on the Orient Express (2017)

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A lavish train ride unfolds into a stylish & suspenseful mystery. From the novel by Agatha Christie, Murder on the Orient Express tells of thirteen stranded strangers & one man's race to solve the puzzle before the murderer strikes again.

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My Little Pony: The Movie (2017)

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| 99 Min

A new dark force threatens Ponyville, and the Mane 6 – Twilight Sparkle, Applejack, Rainbow Dash, Pinkie Pie, Fluttershy and Rarity – embark on an unforgettable journey beyond Equestria where they meet new friends and exciting challenges on a quest to use the magic of friendship and save their home.

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The LEGO Ninjago Movie (2017)

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| 101 Min

Six young ninjas are tasked with defending their island home of Ninjago. By night, they’re gifted warriors using their skill and awesome fleet of vehicles to fight villains and monsters. By day, they’re ordinary teens struggling against their greatest enemy....high school.

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Collateral Beauty (2016)

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| 97 Min

When a successful New York advertising executive suffers a great tragedy he retreats from life. While his concerned friends try desperately to reconnect with him, he seeks answers from the universe by writing letters to Love, Time and Death. But it's not until his notes bring unexpected personal...

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Ant-Man (2015)

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| 115 Min

Armed with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, con-man Scott Lang must embrace his inner-hero and help his mentor, Dr. Hank Pym, protect the secret behind his spectacular Ant-Man suit from a new generation of towering threats. Against seemingly insurmountable obstacl...

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The Martian (2015)

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| 130 Min

During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw upon his ingenuity, wit and spirit to subsist and find...

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Hell & Back (2015)

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| 86 Min

Two best friends set out to rescue their pal after he's accidentally dragged to hell.

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The Vatican Tapes (2015)

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| 91 Min

In a highly secured vault deep within the walls of Vatican City, the Catholic Church holds thousands of old films and video footage documenting exorcisms/supposed exorcisms and other unexplained religious phenomena they feel the world is not ready to see. This is the first tape - Case 83-G - stolen ...

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Fury (2014)

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| 135 Min

The film's name comes from the song \Stand By Me\ by Ben E. King from 1961. The song was also the theme song. This film was modeled from a novella by Stephen King called \The Body\ and was the ninth filmed story from the author. The film tells the story of a group of 10-year-old friends out on t...

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Cesar Chavez (2014)

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| 102 Min

A biography of the civil-rights activist and labor organizer Cesar Chavez.

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Frontera (2014)

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| 103 Min

After crossing the border illegally for work, Miguel, a hard-working father and devoted husband, finds himself wrongfully accused of murdering a former sheriff’s wife. After learning of his imprisonment, Miguel’s pregnant wife tries to come to his aid and lands in the hands of corrupt coyotes who ho...

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American Hustle (2013)

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| 138 Min

A con man, Irving Rosenfeld, along with his seductive partner Sydney Prosser, is forced to work for a wild FBI agent, Richie DiMaso, who pushes them into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and mafia.

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Turbo (2013)

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| 96 Min

The tale of an ordinary garden snail who dreams of winning the Indy 500.

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Gangster Squad (2013)

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| 113 Min

Los Angeles, 1949. Ruthless, Brooklyn-born mob king Mickey Cohen (Sean Penn) runs the show in this town, reaping the ill-gotten gains from the drugs, the guns, the prostitutes and — if he has his way — every wire bet placed west of Chicago. And he does it all with the protection of not only his own ...

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End of Watch (2012)

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| 109 Min

Shot documentary-style, this film follows the daily grind of two young police officers in LA who are partners and friends, and what happens when they meet criminal forces greater than themselves.

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The Lincoln Lawyer (2011)

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| 119 Min

A lawyer conducts business from the back of his Lincoln town car while representing a high-profile client in Beverly Hills.

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Battle: Los Angeles (2011)

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| 116 Min

Witness the end of civilization unfold as hostile alien invaders attack the planet. As people everywhere watch the world’s great cities fall, Los Angeles becomes the last stand for mankind in a battle no one expected. Now it's up to a Marine staff sergeant (Aaron Eckhart) and his platoon to dra...

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30 Minutes or Less (2011)

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| 83 Min

Two fledgling criminals kidnap a pizza delivery guy, strap a bomb to his chest, and advise him that he has mere hours to rob a bank or else...

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The Good Doctor (2011)

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| 93 Min

Dr. Martin Blake, who has spent his life looking for respect, meets an 18-year-old patient named Diane, suffering from a kidney infection, and gets a much-needed boost of self-esteem. However, when her health starts improving, Martin fears losing her, so he begins tampering with her treatment, keepi...

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Tower Heist (2011)

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| 104 Min

Ben Stiller and Eddie Murphy lead an all-star cast in Tower Heist, a comedy caper about working stiffs who seek revenge on the Wall Street swindler who stiffed them. After the workers at a luxury Central Park condominium discover the penthouse billionaire has stolen their retirement, they plot the u...

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Everything Must Go (2010)

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| 97 Min

When an alcoholic relapses, causing him to lose his wife and his job, he holds a yard sale on his front lawn in an attempt to start over. A new neighbor might be the key to his return to form.

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Observe and Report (2009)

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| 86 Min

Bi-polar mall security guard Ronnie Barnhardt is called into action to stop a flasher from turning shoppers paradise into his personal peep show. But when Barnhardt cant bring the culprit to justice, a surly police detective, is recruited to close the case.

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The Lucky Ones (2008)

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| 113 Min

The story revolves around three soldiers — Colee, T.K. and Cheaver — who return from the Iraq War after suffering injuries and learn that life has moved on without them. They end up on an unexpected road trip across the U.S.

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Shooter (2007)

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| 124 Min

A marksman living in exile is coaxed back into action after learning of a plot to kill the president. Ultimately double-crossed and framed for the attempt, he goes on the run to track the real killer and find out who exactly set him up, and why.

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Lions for Lambs (2007)

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| 92 Min

Three stories told simultaneous in ninety minutes of real time: a Republican Senator who's a presidential hopeful gives an hour-long interview to a skeptical television reporter, detailing a strategy for victory in Afghanistan; two special forces ambushed on an Afghani ridge await rescue as Tali...

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Babel (2006)

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| 143 Min

Tragedy strikes a married couple on vacation in the Moroccan desert, touching off an interlocking story involving four different families.

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World Trade Center (2006)

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| 128 Min

On September, 11th 2001, after the terrorist attack to the World Trade Center, the building collapses over the rescue team from the Port Authority Police Department. Will Jimeno and his sergeant John McLoughlin are found alive trapped under the wreckage while the rescue teams fight to save them.

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Walkout (2006)

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Walkout is the true story of a young Mexican American high school teacher, Sal Castro. He mentors a group of students in East Los Angeles, when the students decide to stage a peaceful walkout to protest the injustices of the public school system. Set against the background of the civil rights moveme...

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Crash (2004)

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| 112 Min

Los Angeles citizens with vastly separate lives collide in interweaving stories of race, loss and redemption.

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Million Dollar Baby (2004)

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| 132 Min

Despondent over a painful estrangement from his daughter, trainer Frankie Dunn isnt prepared for boxer Maggie Fitzgerald to enter his life. But Maggies determined to go pro and to convince Dunn and his cohort to help her.

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The United States of Leland (2003)

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| 108 Min

A withdrawn young man, Leland Fitzgerald is imprisoned for the murder of a mentally disabled boy, who also happened to be the brother of his girlfriend, Becky. As the community struggles to deal with the killing, Pearl Madison, a teacher at the prison, decides to write about Leland's case. Meanw...

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Buffalo Soldiers (2001)

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| 98 Min

Set just before the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989, Sgt. Ray Elwood is an American soldier stationed at a German army camp. A soldier because a judge gave him a choice between the army and jail, Ray spends much of his free time cooking cocaine for the MPs. When a soldier dies and a toxicology scree...

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