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Mark Ruffalo

Born: November 22, 1967, Kenosha, Wisconsin - USA

Mark Alan Ruffalo is an American actor, director, producer, screenwriter, and social activist.

He made his screen debut in an episode of CBS “Summer Playhouse” (1989), followed by minor film roles. He was part of the original cast of “This Is Our Youth” (1996), for which he was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award.

Following were his roles in “13 Going on 30” (2004), “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind” (2004), “Zodiac” (2007), and “What Doesn't Kill You” (2008).
In 2010, he starred in the psychological thriller “Shutter Island” and the comedy-drama “The Kids Are All Right”. For the latter, he received nominations for the SAG Award, BAFTA Award, and an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.

He also co-starred in the mystery films “Now You See Me” and “Now You See Me 2” as FBI Special Agent Dylan Rhodes.

Ruffalo gained international prominence by portraying the Marvel Comics character Hulk in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (replacing Edward Norton, who headlined “The Incredible Hulk”, released in 2008), beginning with “The Avengers” (2012) and later reprising the role in “Iron Man 3” (2013), “Avengers: Age of Ultron” (2015), “Thor: Ragnarok” (2017), “Avengers: Infinity War” (2018) and its untitled sequel (2019).

He starred in and was the co-executive producer of the 2014 television drama film “The Normal Heart”, for which he was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Television Movie and he won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Actor in a TV Movie.

That same year, he portrayed Dave Schultz in “Foxcatcher”, for which he was nominated for awards, including a Golden Globe, and an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.

In 2015, he was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy for “Infinitely Polar Bear” and also received BAFTA and Academy Award nominations for his role in the drama “Spotlight”.

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Avengers: Infinity War (2018)

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As the Avengers and their allies have continued to protect the world from threats too large for any one hero to handle, a new danger has emerged from the cosmic shadows: Thanos. A despot of intergalactic infamy, his goal is to collect all six Infinity Stones, artifacts of unimaginable power, and use them to inflict his twisted will on all of reality. Everything the Avengers have fought for has led up to this moment - the fate of Earth and existence itself has never been more uncertain.

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Thor: Ragnarok (2017)

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Imprisoned, the almighty Thor finds himself in a lethal gladiatorial contest against the Hulk, his former ally. Thor must fight for survival and race against time to prevent the all-powerful Hela from destroying his home and the Asgardian civilization.

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The Glass Castle (2017)

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A young girl comes of age in a dysfunctional family of nonconformist nomads with a mother who's an eccentric artist and an alcoholic father who would stir the children's imagination with hope as a distraction to their poverty.

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Now You See Me 2 (2016)

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One year after outwitting the FBI and winning the public’s adulation with their mind-bending spectacles, the Four Horsemen resurface in Now You See Me: The Second Act only to find themselves face to face with a new enemy who enlists them to pull off their most dangerous heist yet.

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Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)

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When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and Earth’s Mightiest Heroes are put to the ultimate test as the fate of the planet hangs in the balance. As the villainous Ultron emerges, it is up to The Avengers to stop him from enacting his terrible plans, and soon uneasy alliances and unexpected action pave the way for an epic and unique global adventure.

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Spotlight (2015)

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When the Boston Globe's tenacious "Spotlight" team of reporters delves into allegations of abuse in the Catholic Church, their year-long investigation uncovers a decades-long cover-up at the highest levels of Boston's religious, legal, and government establishment, touching off a wave of revelations around the world.

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Foxcatcher (2014)

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The greatest Olympic Wrestling Champion brother team joins Team Foxcatcher led by multimillionaire sponsor John E. du Pont as they train for the 1988 games in Seoul - a union that leads to unlikely circumstances.

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The Normal Heart (2014)

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The story of the onset of the HIV-AIDS crisis in New York City in the early 1980s, taking an unflinching look at the nation's sexual politics as gay activists and their allies in the medical community fight to expose the truth about the burgeoning epidemic to a city and nation in denial.

80 2014 133
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Infinitely Polar Bear (2014)

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A manic-depressive mess of a father tries to win back his wife by attempting to take full responsibility of their two young, spirited daughters, who don't make the overwhelming task any easier.

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Now You See Me (2013)

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An FBI agent and an Interpol detective track a team of illusionists who pull off bank heists during their performances and reward their audiences with the money.

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Begin Again (2013)

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Gretta's celebrity boyfriend breaks up with her after a long-term relationship, leaving the singer to find success on her own. With the help of record producer, Dan and hip-hop celebrity, Trouble Gum, Gretta strives to fulfil her musical ambitions.

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The Avengers (2012)

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When an unexpected enemy emerges and threatens global safety and security, Nick Fury, director of the international peacekeeping agency known as S.H.I.E.L.D., finds himself in need of a team to pull the world back from the brink of disaster. Spanning the globe, a daring recruitment effort begins!

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Thanks for Sharing (2012)

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A romantic comedy that brings together three disparate characters who are learning to face a challenging and often confusing world as they struggle together against a common demon: sex addiction.

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Margaret (2011)

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A young woman witnesses a bus accident, and is caught up in the aftermath, where the question of whether or not it was intentional affects many peoples lives.

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The Kids Are All Right (2010)

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Two women, Nic and Jules brought a son and daughter into the world through artificial insemination. When one their children reaches age, both kids go behind their mothers backs to meet with the donor. Life becomes so much more interesting when the father, two mothers and children start to become attached to each other.

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Date Night (2010)

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The mild-mannered married couple Phil and Claire fear that their relationship may be falling into a stale rut. During their weekly date night, they impetuously steal a dinner reservation, which leads to a case of mistaken identity. Turns out the reservation was for a pair of thieves, and now a number of unsavory characters want Phil and Claire killed.

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Shutter Island (2010)

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World War II soldier-turned-U.S. marshal Teddy Daniels investigates the disappearance of a patient from a hospital for the criminally insane, but his efforts are compromised by his own troubling visions and by Dr. Cawley.

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Where the Wild Things Are (2009)

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Max imagines running away from his mom and sailing to a far-off land where large talking beasts -- Ira, Carol, Douglas, the Bull, Judith and Alexander -- crown him as their king, play rumpus, build forts and discover secret hideaways.

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The Brothers Bloom (2008)

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The Brothers Bloom are the best con men in the world, swindling millionaires with complex scenarios of lust and intrigue. Now they've decided to take on one last job - showing a beautiful and eccentric heiress the time of her life with a romantic adventure that takes them around the world.

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Blindless (2008)

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When a sudden plague of blindness devastates a city, a small group of the afflicted band together to triumphantly overcome the horrific conditions of their imposed quarantine.

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Zodiac (2007)

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Based on the actual case files for one of the most intriguing unsolved crimes in America, \Zodiac\ tells the story of a serial killer that terrified the San Francisco Bay Area, taunting police with his ciphers and letters. The case becomes an obsession for four men as their lives and careers are built and destroyed by the endless trail of clues.

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Reservation Road (2007)

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Two fathers' lives intersect when one of them is involved in a terrible and sudden hit-and-run car accident that leaves the other's son dead. In response, the two men (Joaquin Phoenix and Mark Ruffalo) react in unexpected ways as a reckoning looms in the near future.

67 2007 102
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All the King's Men (2006)

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The story of an idealist's rise to power in the world of Louisiana politics and the corruption that leads to his ultimate downfall. Based on the1946 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel written by Robert Penn Warren.

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Rumor Has It... (2005)

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Jennifer Aniston portrays Sarah Huttinger, whose return home with her fiance convinces her that the sedate, proper, country-club lifestyle of her family isnt for her, and that maybe the Huttinger family isnt even hers. Join Sarah as she uncovers secrets that suggest the Huttingers are neither sedate nor proper. The story is rumor. The laughs are real!

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Just Like Heaven (2005)

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Shortly after David Abbott moves into his new San Francisco digs, he has an unwelcome visitor on his hands: winsome Elizabeth Martinson, who asserts that the apartment is hers -- and promptly vanishes. When she starts appearing and disappearing at will, David thinks she's a ghost, while Elizabeth is convinced she's alive.

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Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)

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Joel (comic superstar Jim Carrey) is stunned to discover that his girlfriend Clementine (Oscar®-winner Kate Winslet) has had her memories of their tumultuous relationship erased. Out of desperation he contracts the inventor of the process (Oscar®-nominee Tom Wilkinson) to have Clementine removed from his own mind. But as Joel's memories of Clementine progressively disappear he rediscovers the passion they once had. Charlie Kaufman won an Oscar® for his (very) original screenplay. A spellbinding and visually stunning masterwork, this surreal romance also stars Kirsten Dunst, Elijah Wood, and Mark Ruffalo.

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Collateral (2004)

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A cab driver finds himself the hostage of an engaging contract killer as he makes his rounds from hit to hit during one night in LA. He must find a way to save both himself and one last victim.

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13 Going On 30 (2004)

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After total humiliation at her thirteenth birthday party, Jenna Rink wants to just hide until shes thirty. Thanks to some wishing dust, Jennas prayer has been answered. With a knockout body, a dream apartment, a fabulous wardrobe, an athlete boyfriend, a dream job, and superstar friends, this cant be a better life. Unfortunetly, Jenna realizes that this is not what she wanted. The only one that she needs is her childhood best friend, Matt, a boy that she thought destroyed her party. But when she finds him, hes a grown up, and not the same person that she knew.

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In the Cut (2003)

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Following the gruesome murder of a young woman in her neighborhood, a self-determined woman living in New York City--as if to test the limits of her own safety--propels herself into an impossibly risky sexual liaison. Soon she grows increasingly wary about the motives of every man with whom she has contact--and about her own.

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View from the Top (2003)

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In a seaside California town, best friends Mac and Nick are on opposite sides of the law. Mac is a former drug dealer trying to clean up his act, while Nick is a high-profile detective trying to take down a Mexican drug lord named Carlos. Soon Nick's loyalties are put to the test when he begins an affair with restaurateur Jo Ann -- a love interest of Mac's -- unwittingly leading his friend into a police-orchestrated trap.

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Windtalkers (2002)

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Joe Enders is a gung-ho Marine assigned to protect a \windtalker\ - one of several Navajo Indians who were used to relay messages during World War II because their spoken language was indecipherable to Japanese code breakers.

60 2002 134
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The Last Castle (2001)

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A Court Martialed general rallies together 1200 inmates to rise against the system that put him away.

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You Can Count on Me (2000)

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A single mother's life is thrown into turmoil after her struggling, rarely-seen younger brother returns to town.

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Ride with the Devil (1999)

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Ride with the Devil follows four people who are fighting for truth and justice amidst the turmoil of the American Civil War. Director Ang Lee takes us to a no man's land on the Missouri/Kansas border where a staunch loyalist, an immigrant's son, a freed slave, and a young widow form an unlikely friendship as they learn how to survive in an uncertain time. In a place without rules and redefine the meaning of bravery and honor.

68 1999 138
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54 (1998)

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Famous '70s NYC nightclub seen and told through the eyes of a young employee.

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The Last Big Thing (1998)

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From a bland tract house on the outskirts of Los Angeles, Simon Geist (with occasional help from his platonic girlfriend Darla) wages war against all of modern American popular culture. Geist starts up a magazine called \The Next Big Thing\

69 1998 98



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