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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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Love, Gilda (2018)

Documentary
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| 84 Min

Love, Gilda is a true autobiography of a pioneering woman, told in her own voice and through her own words. It weaves together audiotapes, rare home movies, diary entries, and interviews with her friends and those inspired by her.

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The Last Movie Star (2018)

Movie
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| 104 Min

Vic Edwards was one of the biggest movie stars in the world, known for his mustachioed good looks and cocky swagger. With his Hollywood glory a distant memory, the now-octogenarian Vic is prompted to reassess his life with the passing of his beloved dog and the arrival of an invitation to receive a lifetime achievement award from the (fictional) International Nashville Film Festival.

70 2018 104
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Hot Tub Time Machine 2 (2015)

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| 93 Min

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.

51 2015 93
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Vacation (2015)

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USA |
| 99 Min

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.

62 2015 99
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Lovesick (2014)

Movie
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| 100 Min

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 chance at true love.

51 2014 100
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Hot Tub Time Machine (2010)

Movie
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Adventure |
USA |
| 101 Min

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.

64 2010 101
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Jack and the Beanstalk (2010)

Movie
USA |
| 94 Min

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 adventures as he's having them. Accompanied by his sidekick Grayson -- a goose who ate a bean and underwent an amazing transformation -- Jack climbs the magic beanstalk to recover the fabled Harp of Destiny from the evil Giant who lives in the sky. Helping Jack on his perilous quest is the spunky Jillian, a fearless young girl whom Jack meets on his journey -- and who just may have a hidden agenda...

48 2010 94
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Zoom (2006)

Movie
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| 83 Min

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 from certain destruction. Based on Jason Lethcoe's graphic novel \Zoom's Academy for the Super Gifted\.

42 2006 83
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Funny Money (2006)

Movie
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Comedy |
Thriller |
Germany |
USA |
| 98 Min

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 friends, a cop on the take, a cop on the hunt, and the dreaded Mr. Big, who has come to claim his money.

53 2006 98
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The Karate Dog (2004)

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Adventure |
Comedy |
Crime |
Germany |
| 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 forces to track down the mastermind behind the death of Cho Chos master, it leads these unusual partners into uncovering a dangerous conspiracy which puts both of their lives in danger.

28 2004 84
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Orange County (2002)

Movie
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Drama |
| 82 Min

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 sends the wrong application.

62 2002 82
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Snow Day (2000)

Movie
USA |
| 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..

49 2000 89
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Vegas Vacation (1997)

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Comedy |
| 93 Min

The Griswolds are back! Poised to prove that even the best-laid plans can unravel into hilarious misadventures, the ill-fated family heads for hijinx, high times, high rollers, and a Vegas vacation.

59 1997 93
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Memoirs of an Invisible Man (1992)

Movie
Comedy |
France |
USA |
| 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.

59 1992 99
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Nothing But Trouble (1991)

Movie
Adventure |
Comedy |
| 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 punishment turns out to be as bizarre as he is.

48 1991 94
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National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989)

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Comedy |
| 97 Min

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 bonus is due soon.

76 1989 97
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Fletch Lives (1989)

Movie
USA |
| 95 Min

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 issues, such as termites and weird neighbors.

60 1989 95
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Funny Farm (1988)

Movie
Comedy |
| 101 Min

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 turn.

61 1988 101
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Caddyshack II (1988)

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Comedy |
| 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.

36 1988 98
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!Three Amigos! (1986)

Movie
Action |
Comedy |
Western |
| 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.

64 1986 102
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Spies Like Us (1985)

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| 102 Min

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

63 1985 102
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National Lampoon’s European Vacation (1985)

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Comedy |
Romance |
| 95 Min

Can the Griswolds survive Europe? Probably better than Europe can survive the Griswolds.The first time the all-American Griswold family ventured forth in National Lampoon's Vacation, it was just a domestic outing. This time, they take on the continent, all in a catastrophe-filled fortnight thanks to a TV quiz-show grand prize.

61 1985 95
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Fletch (1985)

Movie
Comedy |
Crime |
| 98 Min

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.

69 1985 98
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Sesame Street Presents Follow That Bird (1985)

Movie
USA |
| 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.

66 1985 88
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National Lampoon's Vacation (1983)

Movie
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Adventure |
Romance |
| 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.

74 1983 98
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Deal of the Century (1983)

Movie
Comedy |
| 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 romance that begins to grow between two competitors.

45 1983 99
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Modern Problems (1981)

Movie
Comedy |
| 89 Min

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 roots using his masks -- and his unspeakable scheme would unleash death and destruction across the country.

49 1981 89
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Caddyshack (1980)

Movie
Comedy |
USA |
| 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 which Smails sponsors.

74 1980 98
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Seems Like Old Times (1980)

Movie
Comedy |
Romance |
| 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.

67 1980 100
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Foul Play (1978)

Movie
Comedy |
Thriller |
| 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.

68 1978 116
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Tunnel Vision (1976)

Movie
USA |
| 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 greatest comedians of all time.

49 1976 70



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