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Chevy Chase

Born: October 8, 1943, Woodstock, New York - USA

Cornelius Crane “Chevy” Chase is an American comedian, writer, and television and film actor, born into a prominent entertainment industry family.

Chase worked a plethora of odd jobs before moving into comedy acting with “National Lampoon”. He quickly became a key cast member in the inaugural season of “Saturday Night Live”, where his Weekend Update skit soon became a staple of the show.

Chase is also well-known for his portrayal of the character Clark Griswold in four “National Lampoon's Vacation” films, and for his roles in other successful comedies such as “Caddyshack” (1980), “Fletch” (1985), and “!Three Amigos!” (1986).

He has hosted the Academy Awards twice (1987 and 1988) and briefly had his own late-night talk show, “The Chevy Chase Show”. Currently, he appears as Pierce Hawthorne on the NBC comedy series “Community”.

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Hot Tub Time Machine 2 (2015)

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When Lou, who has become the \father of the Internet,\ is shot by an unknown assailant, Jacob and Nick fire up the time machine again to save their friend.

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Vacation (2015)

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Hoping to bring his family closer together and to recreate his childhood vacation for his own kids, a grown up Rusty Griswold takes his wife and their two sons on a cross-country road trip to the coolest theme park in America, Walley World. Needless to say, things don't go quite as planned.

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Lovesick (2014)

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The story of Charlie Darby, who has everything going for him: a great job, friends, family, the whole package. The one thing Charlie doesn't have is love, because every time he gets close, he goes clinically insane. When he meets the perfect girl, Charlie must overcome his psychosis to claim his...

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Hot Tub Time Machine (2010)

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A malfunctioning time machine at a ski resort takes a man back to 1986 with his two friends and nephew, where they must relive a fateful night and not change anything to make sure the nephew is born.

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Jack and the Beanstalk (2010)

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A fairy tale character who is about to flunk out of fairy tale school, Jack must perform a heroic deed by Monday or fail miserably, just like his father before him. Anxious to make good, Jack sells his C.O.W. (Computer of Wonder) for a handful of magic beans and a mysterious book that records his ad...

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Zoom (2006)

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Jack Shepard is an out-of-shape auto shop owner, far removed from the man who once protected the world's freedom. Reluctantly called back into action by the government, Jack is tasked with turning a rag tag group of kids with special powers into a new generation of superheroes to save the world ...

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Funny Money (2006)

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Henry Perkins, a mild-mannered accountant, accidentally trades briefcases with another man, to find out that there's a million dollars inside. Henry tells his unsuspecting wife of their new-found fortune, but she doesn't embrace it as well as he does. Soon they're joined by their best fr...

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The Karate Dog (2004)

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| 84 Min

When LAPD computer expert Peter Fowler investigates the killing of an old man in Chinatown, he finds the only witness is his dog, Cho Cho. But Fowler soon discovers Cho Cho is the only dog in the world who can speak to humans... not only that, Cho Cho is an expert in martial arts. When they join for...

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Orange County (2002)

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Shaun Brumder is a local surfer kid from Orange County who dreams of going to Stanford to become a writer and to get away from his disfunctional family household. Except Shaun runs into one complication after another starting when his application is rejected after his dim-witted guidance counselor s...

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Snow Day (2000)

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| 89 Min

When a school in upstate New York is snowed in, a group of students hi-jack a plow to keep the school closed..

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Vegas Vacation (1997)

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| 93 Min

When the nefarious Dark Helmet hatches a plan to snatch Princess Vespa and steal her planet's air, space-bum-for-hire Lone Starr and his clueless sidekick fly to the rescue. Along the way, they meet Yogurt, who puts Lone Starr wise to the power of \The Schwartz.\ Can he master it in time to save...

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Memoirs of an Invisible Man (1992)

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| 99 Min

After a freak accident, an invisible yuppie runs for his life from a treacherous CIA official while trying to cope with his new life.

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Nothing But Trouble (1991)

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| 94 Min

Stock market millionaire Chris Thorne and investment lawyer Diane Lightson are headed to Atlantic City when they take the wrong exit off the New Jersey Turnpike. A local cop stops them for speeding in a curious town, where theyre brought before 106-year-old Judge Alvin Valkenheiser. But the old mans...

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National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989)

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It's Christmas time and the Griswolds are preparing for a family seasonal celebration, but things never run smoothly for Clark, his wife Ellen and their two kids. Clark's continual bad luck is worsened by his obnoxious family guests, but he manages to keep going knowing that his Christmas bo...

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Fletch Lives (1989)

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Fletch is a fish out of water in small-town Louisiana, where he's checking out a tumbledown mansion he's inherited. When a woman he flirts with turns up dead, Fletch becomes a suspect and must find the killer and clear his name. In the meantime, he's got some serious home-ownership issue...

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Funny Farm (1988)

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Chevy Chase stars as Andy Farmer, a sportswriter who moves with his schoolteacher wife Elizabeth (Madolyn Smith) to the country in order to write a novel in relative seclusion. Of course, seclusion is the last thing the Farmers find in the small, eccentric town, where disaster awaits them at every t...

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Caddyshack II (1988)

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| 98 Min

When a crass new-money tycoon's membership application is turned down at a snooty country club, he retaliates by buying the club and turning it into a tacky amusement park.

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!Three Amigos! (1986)

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| 102 Min

Three unemployed actors accept an invitation to a Mexican village to replay their bandit fighter roles, unaware that it is the real thing.

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Spies Like Us (1985)

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Two bumbling government employees think they are U.S. spies, only to discover that they are actually decoys for Nuclear War.

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National Lampoon’s European Vacation (1985)

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The Griswalds win a vacation to Europe on a game show, and thus pack their bags for the continent. They do their best to catch the flavor of Europe, but they just dont know how to be be good tourists. Besides, they have trouble taking holidays in countries where they CAN speak the language.

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Fletch (1985)

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Fletch is an ace reporter. While working on a story on Drug sales, he is approached by Alan Stanwyck who wants Fletch to murder him to save him from a lingering cancer death. Fletch begins to nose around and finds irregularities in Stanwyck's past and Underhill's Visa Number.

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Sesame Street Presents Follow That Bird (1985)

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| 88 Min

Follow that bird Big Bird, of course for an imaginative, magical treat starring the cast of TVs Sesame Street in their first movie.

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National Lampoon's Vacation (1983)

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| 98 Min

The Griswold family are on a quest. A quest to a Walley World theme park for a family vacation, but things aren't going to go exactly as planned, especially when Clark Griswold is losing all thought towards a mysterious blonde in a red Ferrari.

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Deal of the Century (1983)

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| 99 Min

Arms dealers from several companies vie to sell the most expensive and highest tech weapons to a South American dictator. There are complications; understanding the exact nature of how 'gifts' are used to grease the wheels of a sale, a religious conversion from one of the salesman and a roma...

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Modern Problems (1981)

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Dr. Daniel Challis and Ellie Grimbridge stumble onto a gruesome murder scheme when Ellie's novelty-salesman father, Harry, is killed while in possession of a strange mask made by the Silver Shamrock mask company. The company's owner, Conal Cochran, wants to return Halloween to its darker roo...

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Caddyshack (1980)

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| 98 Min

At an exclusive country club, an ambitious young caddy, Danny Noonan, eagerly pursues a caddy scholarship in hopes of attending college and, in turn, avoiding a job at the lumber yard. In order to succeed, he must first win the favour of the elitist Judge Smails, and then the caddy golf tournament w...

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Seems Like Old Times (1980)

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| 100 Min

Writer Nick Gardenia is kidnapped from his California cliffhouse and forced to rob a bank. Now a fugitive, he seeks help from his ex, Glenda. She is a public defender remarried to a prosecutor, and we get a houseful of hijinks.

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Foul Play (1978)

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| 116 Min

A shy San Francisco librarian and a bumbling cop fall in love as they solve a crime involving albinos, dwarves, and the Catholic Church.

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Tunnel Vision (1976)

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| 70 Min

A committee investigating TV's first uncensored network examines a typical day's programming, which includes shows, commercials, news programs, you name it. What they discover will surely crack you up! This outrageous and irreverent spoof of television launched the careers of some of the gre...

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