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Halle Berry

Born: August 14, 1966, Cleveland, Ohio - USA

Halle Maria Berry (born Maria Halle Berry) is an American actress.

Berry won the 2002 Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in the romantic drama “Monster's Ball” (2001). As of 2018, she is the only black woman to have won the award.

Berry was one of the highest-paid actresses in Hollywood during the 2000s and has been involved in the production of several of the films in which she performed. Berry is also a Revlon spokesmodel.

Before becoming an actress, she started modeling and entered several beauty contests, finishing as the 1st runner-up in the Miss USA Pageant and coming in 6th place in the Miss World Pageant in 1986.

Her breakthrough film role was in the romantic comedy “Boomerang” (1992), alongside Eddie Murphy, which led to roles in films such as the comedy “The Flintstones” (1994), the political comedy-drama “Bulworth” (1998) and the television film Introducing “Dorothy Dandridge” (1999), for which she won the Primetime Emmy Award and Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Miniseries or Movie, among many other awards.

In addition to her Academy Award win, Berry garnered high-profile roles in the 2000s, such as Storm in “X-Men” (2000), the action crime thriller “Swordfish” (2001), and the spy film “Die Another Day” (2002), where she played Bond Girl Jinx.

She then appeared in the “X-Men” sequels, “X2” (2003) and “X-Men: The Last Stand” (2006).

In the 2010s, she appeared in movies such as the science fiction film “Cloud Atlas” (2012), the crime thriller “The Call” (2013) and “X-Men: Days of Future Past” (2014).

Berry was formerly married to baseball player David Justice and singer-songwriter Eric Benét. She has a daughter by model Gabriel Aubry and a son by actor Olivier Martinez.

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John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum (2019)

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John Wick is on the run for two reasons… he’s being hunted for a global $14 million dollar open contract on his life, and for breaking a central rule: taking a life on Continental Hotel grounds. The victim was a member of the High Table who ordered the open contract. John should have already been executed, except the Continental’s manager, Winston, has given him a one-hour grace period before he’s “Excommunicado” – membership revoked, banned from all services and cut off from other members. John uses the service industry to stay alive as he fights and kills his way out of New York City.

0 2019 143
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Kings (2018)

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A foster family in South Central a few weeks before the city erupts in violence following the verdict of the Rodney King trial in 1992.

48 2018 92
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Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017)

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When an attack on the Kingsman headquarters takes place and a new villain rises, Eggsy and Merlin are forced to work together with the American agency known as the Statesman to save the world.

73 2017 141
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Kidnap (2017)

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The film is a heart-stopping action thriller following a mother (Berry) who will stop at nothing to rescue her kidnapped son.

61 2017 100
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X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)

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| 131 Min

The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods in X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST. The beloved characters from the original “X-Men film trilogy join forces with their younger selves from “X-Men: First Class, in an epic battle that must change the past – to save our future.

81 2014 131
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Extant (2014)

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| 42 Min

An astronaut returns home from a year long solo mission in space. She tries to reconnect with her husband and son in their everyday life. Her experiences in space and home lead to events that ultimately will change the course of human history.

66 2014 42
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Movie 43 (2013)

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| 90 Min

The film is composed of multiple comedy shorts presented through an overarching segment titled \The Pitch\

43 2013 90
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The Call (2013)

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| 94 Min

The events focus around a crisis hotline business on one crazy night during the Christmas holidays.

67 2013 94
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Cloud Atlas (2012)

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| 172 Min

Le Boum is the story of a 13-year-old French girl dealing with moving to a new city and school in Paris, while at the same time her parents are getting a divorce.

75 2012 172
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Dark Tide (2012)

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A traumatized shark expert (Halle Berry) must battle her own fears to lead a thrill-seeking businessman on a dive into a dangerous section of water known as \Shark Alley.\

43 2012 113
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New Year's Eve (2011)

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"New Year's Eve" celebrates love, hope, forgiveness, second chances and fresh starts, with intertwining stories told amidst the pulse and promise of New York City.

56 2011 118
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Frankie & Alice (2010)

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A drama centered on a go-go dancer with multiple personality disorder who struggles to remain her true self and begins working with a psychotherapist to uncover the mystery of the inner ghosts that haunt her.

65 2010 101
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For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots (2010)

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| 310 Min

This High Definition, PBS miniseries uses letters, diaries, speeches, journalistic accounts, historical text and military records to document and acknowledge the sacrifices and accomplishments of African-American service men and women since the earliest days of the republic.

80 2010 310
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Perfect Stranger (2007)

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A journalist goes undercover to ferret out businessman Harrison Hill as her best friend's killer. Posing as one of his temps, she enters into a game of online cat-and-mouse.

57 2007 109
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Things We Lost in the Fire (2007)

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A recent widow invites her husband's troubled best friend to live with her and her two children. As he gradually turns his life around, he helps the family cope and confront their loss.

72 2007 113
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X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)

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When a cure is found to treat mutations, lines are drawn amongst the X-Men, led by Professor Charles Xavier, and the Brotherhood, a band of powerful mutants organized under Xaviers former ally, Magneto.

68 2006 104
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Robots (2005)

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Rodney Copperbottom is a young robot inventor who dreams of making the world a better place … until the evil Ratchet takes over Big Weld Industries. Now, Rodney's dreams -- like those of his friends, including motor-mouthed Fender -- are in danger of becoming obsolete.

63 2005 91
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Catwoman (2004)

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Liquidated after discovering a corporate conspiracy, mild-mannered graphic artist Patience Phillips washes up on an island, where she's resurrected and endowed with the prowess of a cat -- and she's eager to use her new skills ... as a vigilante. Before you can say \cat and mouse,\ handsome gumshoe Tom Lone is on her tail.

33 2004 104
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X2: X-Men United (2003)

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Professor Charles Xavier and his team of genetically gifted superheroes face a rising tide of anti-mutant sentiment led by Col. William Stryker in this sequel to the Marvel Comics-based blockbuster X-Men. Storm, Wolverine and Jean Grey must join their usual nemeses Magneto and Mystique to unhinge Stryker's scheme to exterminate all mutants.

75 2003 133
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Gothika (2003)

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After a car crash, a criminal psychologist (Halle Berry) comes to, only to find that she's a patient in the same mental institution that currently employs her. It seems she's been accused of murdering her husband -- but she has no memory of committing the crime. As she tries to regain her memory and convince her co-workers of her innocence, a vengeful spirit uses her as an earthly pawn, which further convinces everyone of her guilt.

58 2003 98
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Die Another Day (2002)

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The ever-daring James Bond taking on a North Korean leader who undergoes DNA replacement procedures that allow him to assume different identities. American agent Jinx Johnson assists Bond in thwarting the villains plans to exploit a satellite that is powered by solar energy.

61 2002 133
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Swordfish (2001)

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Gabriel Shear is a man who is desperately trying to access information that is locked inside a complicated computer system that contains mountains of government secrets - and money.

65 2001 99
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Monster's Ball (2001)

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Set in the Southern United States, 'Monster's Ball' is a tale of a racist white man, Hank, who falls in love with a black woman named Leticia. Ironically Hank is a prison guard working on Death Row who executed Leticia's husband. Hank and Leticia's interracial affair leads to confusion and new ideas for the two unlikely lovers.

71 2001 111
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X-Men (2000)

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Two mutants, Rogue and Wolverine, come to a private academy for their kind whose resident superhero team, the X-Men, must oppose a terrorist organization with similar powers.

74 2000 104
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Bulworth (1998)

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A suicidally disillusioned liberal politician puts a contract out on himself and takes the opportunity to be bluntly honest with his voters by affecting the rhythms and speech of hip-hop music and culture.

68 1998 108
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B.A.P.S. (1997)

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Academy Award, Golden Globe and Emmy Award-winner Halle Berry stars as one of two homegirls who reacquaint a Beverly Hills  millionaire with his long-lost zest for life in this comedy as he teaches them to become Black American Princesses- B.A.P.S. Nisi (Halle Berry) and Mickey (Natalie Desselle-Reid) are two African-American women with two ambitions: to marry rich men who will give them lots of money and to open the world's first combination hair salon and soul food restaurant. But eligible bachelors and business opportunities are in short supply in Decatur, Georgia, so the pair hit the road to California and much more than they ever expected to find.

44 1997 90
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Executive Decision (1996)

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In a chillingly prescient story, terrorists commandeer a commercial airliner to use as a weapon of mass destruction. Five miles above earth, 400 terrified passengers face death on a plane hijacked by terrorists. In a daring rescue attempt, an elite military unit boards the plane ... but as they hurtle toward Washington D.C., the President must decide whether to destroy the plane or allow the heroes time to overpower the terrorists.

64 1996 133
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Race the Sun (1996)

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A bunch of high school misfits in Hawaii, introduced by their new teacher, attend a science fair in which they draw up inspiration to build their own solar car and win a trip to compete in the 1990 World Solar Challenge in Australia.

53 1996 100
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Losing Isaiah (1995)

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Jessica Lange and Halle Berry give performances of uncommon poignancy and depth in this film. Lange, following up her Oscar-winning \Blue Sky\

66 1995 107
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The Flintstones (1994)

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Academy Award®-winners Halle Berry and Elizabeth Taylor travel back to the stone-age in this big-budget treatment of the world's favorite prehistoric family! John Goodman stars as Fred Flintstone, a put-upon blue-collar worker struggling to squeak by. Featuring dazzling special effects and set design that truly captures the unique world created by the classic cartoon.

48 1994 91
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Boomerang (1992)

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Marcus is a successful advertising executive who woos and beds women almost at will. After a company merger he finds that his new boss, the ravishing Jacqueline, is treating him in exactly the same way. Completely traumatised by this, his work goes badly downhill.

54 1992 117
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The Last Boy Scout (1991)

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When the girl that detective Joe Hallenback is protecting gets murdered, the boyfriend of the murdered girl (ex-football player Jimmy Dix) attempts to investigate and solve the case. What they discover is that there is deep seated corruption going on between a crooked politician and the owner of a pro football team.

69 1991 105



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