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Lainie Kazan

Born: May 15, 1940, Brooklyn, New York, United States

Lainie Kazan is an American actress and singer. 


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Poster of My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2
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My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (2016)

Movie
Comedy |
Romance |
Family |
USA |
| 94 Min

Toula (Nia Vardalos) and Ian (John Corbett) have been married a long time and their relationship has lost some of its spark. Like most mothers, Toula is at odds with her 17-year-old daughter, Paris, and trying to find time for herself and husband. Just like Toula is to her parents, Paris is everything to Toula and Ian. But Paris is not content to be relegated to everyone’s thoughts of what constitutes a good Greek girl. As she grapples with her family’s expectations of her, a Portokalos family secret will bring three generations of family members together for an even bigger and Greeker wedding!

60 2016 94
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Divorce Invitation (2012)

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Comedy |
Romance |
| 113 Min

'Divorce Invitation' centers on Mike Christian, a happily married man who runs into his high school sweetheart Alex, and after all these years, sparks still fly. When Mike is determined Alex is his true soul mate, he realizes he has a huge problem-he signed an iron-clad pre-nuptial agreement and his wife will not let him out of the marriage

46 2012 113
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Expecting Mary (2010)

Movie
| 97 Min

Expecting Mary is the story of a young girl, who's had all the trappings of an upscale life, but it's only when she finds herself in a small New Mexico town, in a downtrodden trailer park, that she learns the real meaning of love, sacrifice and family.

58 2010 97
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Oy Vey! My Son Is Gay! (2009)

Movie
USA |
| 90 Min

Comedy - Carmen Electra, Lainie Kazan, Saul Rubinek

48 2009 90
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You Dont Mess With the Zohan (2008)

Movie
Action |
Comedy |
France |
USA |
| 113 Min

Comedy superstar Adam Sandler is back - and funnier than ever - as The Zohan, the finest counterterrorist agent the Israeli army has. That is, until he fakes his death and travels to Manhattan to live his dream...as a hairdresser. Now this skilled fighting machine who used to clip bad guys is out to prove he can make the cut as a top stylist. All goes silky smooth until his cover is blown when he's recognized by a Palestinian cab driver (Rob Schneider). Now, The Zohan must fight to live a peaceful new life in New York in this razor-sharp action-packed comedy from Adam Sandler, Robert Smigel, Judd Apatow and Dennis Dugan.

55 2008 113
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Bratz: The Movie (2007)

Movie
Comedy |
| 110 Min

The popular Bratz dolls come to life in their first live-action feature film. Finding themselves being pulled further and further apart, the fashionable four band together to fight peer pressure, learn what it means to stand up for your friends, be true to oneself and live out your dreams.

0 2007 110
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Gigli (2003)

Movie
Comedy |
Crime |
Romance |
| 121 Min

Larry Gigli is a low-ranking mobster who is commanded to kidnap the mentally challenged, Baywatch-obsessed younger brother of a powerful federal prosecutor to save his mobster boss from prison. Gigli successfully convinces the young man, Brian, to go off with him by promising to take him \to the Baywatch.\ However, Giglis boss, Louis, does not trust him; he hires a woman calling herself Ricki (Lopez) to take over the job.

24 2003 121
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My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002)

Movie
Comedy |
Drama |
Romance |
USA |
| 95 Min

A young Greek woman falls in love with a non-Greek and struggles to get her family to accept him while she comes to terms with her heritage and cultural identity.

66 2002 95
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The Big Hit (1998)

Movie
Action |
Adventure |
Comedy |
Thriller |
USA |
| 91 Min

The criminal anarchy is hilarious when a foursome of full-time hit men looking to score extra cash kidnap the boss' goddaughter. And when beleaguered wise guy Mel is set up to take the fall, underworld antics and domestic absurdities collide for a working weekend no one will soon forget.

61 1998 91
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The Associate (1996)

Movie
Comedy |
USA |
| 114 Min

Underrated at the time of its release, this is a hilarious comedy with a strong message that's due for a rediscovery. Whoopi Goldberg stars as a woman trying to make it on Wall Street, who discovers she must invent a fictional white partner in order to succeed. Laughs and biting social commentary follow as this romp unfolds. Academy Award winner Dianne Wiest gives a shockingly strong supporting performance.

60 1996 114
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29th Street (1991)

Movie
| 101 Min

Based on the life of Frank Pesce (Danny Aiello), an actor who won $6 million in the first New York State Lottery in 1976, this comedy focuses on the tight-knit Italian-American neighborhood in Brooklyn where Pesce grew up. It's also the story of how those gigantic winnings ended up becoming a curse of sorts (a case of \be careful what you wish for\).

72 1991 101
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Beaches (1988)

Movie
Comedy |
Drama |
| 123 Min

A privileged rich debutante and a cynical struggling entertainer share a turbulent, but strong childhood friendship over the years.

67 1988 123
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Harry and the Hendersons (1987)

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Comedy |
Drama |
Fantasy |
| 110 Min

Returning from a hunting trip in the forest, the Henderson family's car hits an animal in the road. At first they fear it was a man, but when they examine the \body\ they find it's a \bigfoot\. They think it's dead so they decide to take it home (there could be some money in this). As you guessed, it isn't dead. Far from being the ferocious monster they fear \Harry\ to be, he's a friendly giant.

59 1987 110
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The Delta Force (1986)

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Thriller |
| 125 Min

A 707 aircraft jetliner on its way from Athens to Rome and then to New York City is hijacked by Lebanese terrorists. The terrorists demand that the pilot take them to Beirut. What the terrorists don t realize is that an elite team of commandoes led by Major McCoy (Norris) and by Colonel Alexander (Marvin) has been called into service to eliminate all terrorists on the jetliner.

55 1986 125
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My Favorite Year (1982)

Movie
Comedy |
Drama |
| 92 Min

Benjy Stone is the junior writer on the top rated variety/comedy show, in the mid 50s (the early years). Alan Swann, an Erol Flynn type actor with a drinking problem is to be that weeks guest star.

74 1982 92
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One from the Heart (1982)

Documentary
Drama |
Romance |
| 107 Min

Hank and Frannie dont seem to be able to live together anymore. After a five-year relationship, lustful and dreamy Fanny leaves down-to-earth Hank on the anniversary of their relationship. Each one of them meets their dream mate, but as bright as they may seem, they are but a stage of lights and colours. Will true love prevail over a seemingly glamorous passion? Welcome to Coppolas Broadway-like romantic musical.

68 1982 107



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