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Jay O. Sanders

Born: April 16, 1953, Austin, Texas - USA

Jay Olcutt Sanders is an American actor who has worked in theatre, film and TV.

He is best-known for “JFK” (1991). He frequently appears in plays at The Public Theatre in New York City.

Sanders has had a long career in film and television. He is perhaps most recognized for his work in the blockbuster films “The Day After Tomorrow” (2004) and “Green Lantern” (2011). He has appeared in many other notable films, however, including “Glory” (1989), “JFK” (1991), “Angels in the Outfield” (1994), “Half Nelson” (2006), and “Revolutionary Road” (2008).

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Poster of Nature: The Gathering Swarms

Nature: The Gathering Swarms (2014)

Documentary
| 53 Min

A look at some of the planet's great gatherings, creatures that come together in inconceivable numbers - sometimes in millions, billions, and even trillions. Included are bats and bees, locust and ants, monarch butterflies in Mexico, 17-year cicada hatches, grunion in the Sea of Cortez and carp ...

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Poster of Cadillac Records
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Cadillac Records (2008)

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| 109 Min

In this tale of sex, violence, race, and rock and roll in 1950s Chicago, \Cadillac Records\ follows the exciting but turbulent lives of some of Americas musical legends, including Muddy Waters, Leonard Chess, Little Walter, Howlin Wolf, Etta James and Chuck Berry.

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Poster of Revolutionary Road
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Revolutionary Road (2008)

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| 119 Min

A young couple living in a Connecticut suburb during the mid-1950s struggle to come to terms with their personal problems while trying to raise their two children. Based on a novel by Richard Yates.

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Poster of Half Nelson
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Half Nelson (2006)

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| 107 Min

Despite his dedication to the junior-high students who fill his classroom, idealistic teacher Dan Dunne leads a secret life of addiction that the majority of his students will never know. But things change when a troubled student Drey makes a startling discovery of his secret life, causing a tenuous...

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Poster of The Pleasure of Your Company
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The Pleasure of Your Company (2006)

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| 90 Min

After losing the woman of his dreams, Anderson is convinced hell never fall in love again. But at the urging of his best friend, he spontaneously proposes to a dissatisfied waitress named Katie and an innocent dare evolves into the kind of love that both have been looking for all along.

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Poster of Kiss the Girls
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Kiss the Girls (1997)

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| 115 Min

Forensic psychologist Alex Cross travels to North Carolina and teams with escaped kidnap victim Kate McTiernan to hunt down \Casanova,\ a serial killer who abducts strong-willed women and forces them to submit to his demands. The trail leads to Los Angeles, where the duo discovers that the psychopat...

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Poster of The MatchMaker
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The MatchMaker (1997)

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| 97 Min

Marcy, a worker in the reelection campaign of bumbling Senator John McGlory, is sent to Ireland on a quest to find the Irish ancestry of Sen. McGlory, to help him win the Irish vote. But when Marcy arrives in the small village of Ballinagra, she finds herself in the middle of a matchmaking festival,...

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Poster of Daylight
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Daylight (1996)

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| 115 Min

Sylvester Stallone is back in his biggest action epic yet! Stallone plays a disgraced emergency services worker given his chance at redemption when a New York City commuter tunnel begins to collapse! Stallone must find a way inside and rescue the trapped commuters before it's too late! Dazzling ...

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Poster of The Big Green
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The Big Green (1995)

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| 100 Min

In a depressed Texas town, British foreign exchange teacher Anna attempts to inject some life into her hopeless kids by introducing them to soccer. They're terrible at first, but Anna and her football-hero assistant whip them into shape. As they work overtime, the pair help kids build their self...

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Poster of Three Wishes
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Three Wishes (1995)

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| 115 Min

While Jane Holman (Mastrantonio) is driving with her two sons, she accidentally runs into a drifter, Jack McCloud (Swayze), who breaks his leg. Being responsible, Jane invites Jack, and his dog, to stay at her home until his leg has healed. Jack struggles to adapt their lifestyle, and finds himsel...

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Poster of Glory
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Glory (1989)

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| 122 Min

The heart-stopping story of the first black regiment to fight for the North in the Civil War, Glory stars Matthew Broderick, Denzel Washington, Cary Elwes and Morgan Freeman. Broderick and Elwes are the idealistic young Bostonians who lead the regiment; Freeman is the inspirational sergeant who unit...

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Poster of Cross Creek
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Cross Creek (1983)

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| 127 Min

The portrait of a woman who, at the edge of survival, found a world of meaning.

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Poster of Starting Over
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Starting Over (1979)

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| 105 Min

A divorced man falls in love, but somehow he cant get over his ex-wife. This effects his love life in comic ways. Based on Dan Wakefields novel. Burt Reynolds is an attractive middle-aged man who suffers a crisis of confidence when ditched by his ambitious singer wife (Candice Bergen), until he begi...

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