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Harry Connick Jr.

Born: September 11, 1967, New Orleans, Louisiana - USA

Joseph Harry Fowler Connick, Jr. is an American singer, actor, composer and pianist.

Connick has sold over 25 million albums worldwide. He is ranked among the top 60 best-selling male artists in the United States by the Recording Industry Association of America, with 16 million certified albums. He has seven top-20 U.S. albums, and ten number-one U.S. jazz albums, earning more number-one albums than any other artist in the US jazz chart history.

Connick's best selling album in the United States is his 1993 Christmas album When My Heart Finds Christmas, which also is one of the best selling Christmas albums in the United States. His highest charting album is his 2004 release Only You which reached #5 in the U.S. and #6 in Britain. He has won three Grammy awards and one Emmy Award.

He played Grace's husband Dr. Leo Markus on the TV sitcom “Will & Grace” from 2002 to 2006. Connick began his acting career as a tail gunner in the World War II film “Memphis Belle” in 1990. He played a serial killer in “Copycat” in 1995, before being cast as a jet fighter pilot in the 1996 blockbuster “Independence Day”.

Connick's first role as a leading man was in 1998's “Hope Floats” with Sandra Bullock. His first thriller film since “Copycat” came in 2007 when he played the violent ex-husband in “Bug”, before two romantic comedies, 2007's “P.S. I Love You”, and the leading man in “New in Town” with Renée Zellweger in 2009.

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Dolphin Tale 2 (2014)

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The team of people who saved Winters life reassemble in the wake of her surrogate mothers passing in order to find her a companion so she can remain at the Clearwater Marine Hospital.

64 2014 107
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Angels Sing (2013)

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As a child, Michael Walker wished every day could be Christmas. That is, until a tragic accident crushed his holiday spirit. Thirty years later, Michael still can't muster any joy for the holidays, despite encouragement from his playful wife and well-intentioned parents. But when his young son faces a tragedy, Michael needs to make amends with his past. A mysterious man named Nick gives Michael a gift and instills in him the courage to find the joy that he lost.

56 2013 87
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Dolphin Tale (2011)

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A story centered on the friendship between a boy and a dolphin whose tail was lost in a crab trap.

69 2011 113
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New in Town (2009)

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Lucy Hill is an ambitious up-and-coming executive living in Miami. She loves her shoes, she loves her cars and she loves climbing the corporate ladder. When she is offered a temporary assignment—in the middle of nowhere—to restructure a manufacturing plant, she jumps at the opportunity, knowing that a big promotion is close at hand.What begins as a straight-forward assignment becomes a life-changing experience as Lucy discovers greater meaning in her life and most unexpectedly, the man of her dreams.

55 2009 97
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P.S. I Love You (2007)

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A young widow discovers that her late husband has left her 10 messages intended to help ease her pain and start a new life.

71 2007 126
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Bug (2006)

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A lonely waitress with a tragic past, Agnes rooms in a run-down motel, living in fear of her abusive, recently paroled ex-husband. But when Agnes begins a tentative romance with Peter, an eccentric, nervous drifter, she starts to feel hopeful again - until the first bugs arrive...

60 2006 102
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The Happy Elf (2005)

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The Happy Elf is a 3D-animated family holiday special & centres on the lovable character Eubie the Elf, whose quest is to bring Christmas joy to an entire town of naughty children in a gloomy little town called Bluesville.

43 2005 45
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Mickey (2004)

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Best-selling author John Grisham deviates from his usual literary thrillers with this winning film that stars Harry Connick Jr. as Tripp Spence, a widower who goes on the run from the IRS with his 12-year-old baseball-phenomenon son, Derrick (Shawn Salinas). They assume new identities and flee to Las Vegas, where Derrick, now known as Mickey, joins a team that makes it to the Little League World Series. But will fame give away his true identity?

67 2004 90
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Basic (2003)

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| 98 Min

Seržant West (Samuel Jackson) dostal za úkol trénovat v obtížných podmínkách panamského deštného pralesa speciální jednotku o šesti mužích. Ctyri vojáci jsou brutálne zabiti, jeden zranen a šestý se stává hlavním podezrelým. Jak ke zlocinum došlo? A proc? Vyšetrování se ujímá dustojnice(Connie Nielsen) a pomoci jí má bývalý ranger, svérázný Hardy (John Travolta). Dve verze prípadu se proplétají se spoustou nevyjasnených okolností. Nic nedává smysl a rešení je stále v nedohlednu.

65 2003 98
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Life Without Dick (2002)

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By accident, Colleen Gibson shoots and kills her gold-digging cheating boyfriend, Dick, a private eye who happens to have a hitman on his tail. Danny the hitman works for his brother-in-law, a cheerful but nasty Irish mobster, hasn't actually killed anyone, and wants to be a singer. He falls for Colleen. she likes him, too. He can solve her problem (Dick's body), she can solve his (meeting the mobster's demands that he kill people like Dick). Danny has an ex-girlfriend, who might still hold the key to his heart, two cops are sniffing around for Dick, a junk yard owner gets a conscience, and a talent show is coming up. Bullets, music, and true love are set to collide.

39 2002 97
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My Dog Skip (2000)

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A shy boy is unable to make friends in Yazoo City, Mississippi in 1942, until his parents give him a terrier puppy for his ninth birthday. The dog, which he names Skip, becomes well known and loved throughout the community and enriches the life of the boy, Willie, as he grows into manhood. Based on the best-selling Mississippi memoir by the late Willie Morris.

70 2000 95
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The Iron Giant (1999)

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Something humongous is among us! A young boy rescues a huge robot which has rocketed to earth from space and tries to protect the genial giant from a nosey government agent. 

80 1999 86
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Hope Floats (1998)

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A woman who comes back to her home town in Smithville, Texas, with her daughter after a very sloppy and painful divorce has to deal with the people in her town.

59 1998 114
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Independence Day (1996)

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On July 2, a giant alien mothership enters orbit around Earth and deploys several dozen saucer-shaped \destroyer\ spacecraft that quickly lay waste to major cities around the planet. On July 3, the United States conducts a coordinated counterattack that fails. On July 4 the a plan is devised to gain access to the interior of the alien mothership in space in order to plant a nuclear missile.

69 1996 145
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Copycat (1995)

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An agoraphobic psychologist and a female detective must work together to take down a serial killer who copies serial killers from the past.

66 1995 124
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Memphis Belle (1990)

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The \Memphis Belle\ is a World War II bomber, piloted by a young crew on dangerous bombing raids into Europe. The crew only have to make one more bombing raid before they have finished their duty and can go home. In the briefing before their last flight, the crew discover that the target for the day is Dresden, a heavily-defended city that invariably causes many Allied casualties

69 1990 107



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