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Martin Lawrence

Born: April 16, 1965, Frankfurt - Germany

Martin Fitzgerald Lawrence is an American stand-up comedian, actor, producer, and writer.

Lawrence came to fame during the 1990s, establishing a Hollywood career as a leading actor, most notably in the television sitcom Martin and the films “House Party”, “Boomerang”, “Bad Boys”, “Wild Hogs”, “Nothing to Lose”, “Blue Streak”, “Life”, “Big Momma's House”, and “A Thin Line Between Love & Hate”.

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Bad Boys For Life (2020)

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Continuing adventures of Miami detectives Mike Lowrey and Marcus Burnett caught up in cases involving car chases and explosions.

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Martin Lawrence Doin' Time: Uncut (2016)

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| 62 Min

Comedy Legend Martin Lawrence returns to the stage in this long overdue stand-up concert film.

52 2016 62
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Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son (2011)

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| 107 Min

FBI agent Malcolm Turner and his 17-year-old son, Trent, go undercover at an all-girls performing arts school after Trent witnesses a murder. Posing as Big Momma and Charmaine, they must find the murderer before he finds them.

43 2011 107
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Death at a Funeral (2010)

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| 92 Min

Death at a Funeral is a hilarious day in the life of an American family come together to put a beloved husband and father to rest. As mourners gather at the family home, shocking revelations, festering resentments, ugly threats, blackmail and a misdirected corpse unleash lethal and riotous mayhem.

57 2010 92
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Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins (2008)

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| 114 Min

Martin Lawrence leads an all-star cast, including Cedric the Entertainer, Mo'Nique, and Mike Epps, in the hit comedy \Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins.\ When a celebrated TV show host (Lawrence) returns to his hometown in the South, his family is there to remind him that going home is no vacation! It's one outrageous predicament after another when big-city attitude and small-town values collide in this hysterical comedy critics are praising for its \over-the-top hilarity!\ (Roger Moore, Orlando Sentinel).

53 2008 114
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College Road Trip (2008)

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| 83 Min

When an overachieving high school student decides to travel around the country to choose the perfect college, her overprotective cop father also decides to accompany her in order to keep her on the straight and narrow.

42 2008 83
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Wild Hogs (2007)

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| 100 Min

Restless and ready for adventure, four suburban bikers leave the safety of their subdivision and head out on the open road. But complications ensue when they cross paths with an intimidating band of New Mexico bikers known as the Del Fuegos.

59 2007 100
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Open Season (2006)

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Animation |
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Family |
USA |
| 86 Min

Boog (Martin Lawrence), a domesticated grizzly bear with no survival skills, has his perfect world turned upside down when he meets Elliot (Ashton Kutcher) a scrawny, fast-talking mule deer. When Elliot convinces Boog to leave his cushy home in a park ranger's garage to try a taste of the great outdoors, things quickly spiral out of control. Relocated to the forest with open season only three days away, Boog and Elliot must acclimate in a hurry. They must join forces to unite the woodland creatures and take the forest back!

62 2006 86
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Big Momma's House 2 (2006)

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Crime |
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| 99 Min

FBI agent Malcolm Turner goes back undercover as Big Momma, a slick-talking, slam-dunking Southern granny with attitude to spare! Now this granny must play nanny to three dysfunctional upper class kids in order to spy on their computer hacked dad.

46 2006 99
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Rebound (2005)

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| 103 Min

An acclaimed college hoops coach is demoted to a junior varsity team after a public meltdown.

51 2005 103
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Bad Boys II (2003)

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Thriller |
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| 147 Min

Martin Lawrence and Will Smith reunite as out-of-control trash-talking buddy cops Marcus Burnett and Mike Lowrey of the Miami Narcotics Task Force. Bullets fly, cars crash, and laughs explode as they pursue a whacked-out drug lord from the streets of Miami to the barrios of Cuba. But the real fireworks result when Lawrence discovers that playboy Smith is secretly romancing his sexy sister Syd.

65 2003 147
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National Security (2003)

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| 88 Min

Two mismatched security guards are thrown together to bust a smuggling operation.

55 2003 88
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Martin Lawrence Live: Runteldat (2002)

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Comedy |
| 113 Min

The controversial bad-boy of comedy delivers a piercing look at his life, lifting the metaphorical smokescreen that he feels has clouded the public view, commenting on everything from the dangers of smoking to the trials of relationships, and unleashing a nonstop litany of raucous anecdotes, stinging social commentary and very personal reflections about life.

54 2002 113
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Black Knight (2001)

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Fantasy |
| 95 Min

Martin Lawrence plays Jamal, an employee in Medieval World amusement park. After sustaining a blow to the head, he awakens to find himself in 14th century England.

47 2001 95
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Big Momma's House (2000)

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Germany |
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| 98 Min

When a street-smart FBI agent is sent to Georgia to protect a beautiful single mother and her son from an escaped convict, he is forced to impersonate a crass Southern granny known as Big Momma in order to remain incognito.

50 2000 98
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Blue Streak (1999)

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| 93 Min

Master jewel thief Miles Logan has a big problem. A $20 million dollar problem. Recently released from prison for the botched heist of a huge diamond, he's anxious to retrieve the hot rock which he hid at a construction site two years earlier.

63 1999 93
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Life (1999)

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| 108 Min

Comic stars Eddie Murphy and Martin Lawrence co-star in this funny and thoughtful film about the value of life. When the two find themselves shipped off to a Missouri prison for a life term in the 1930s they must learn to deal with the hand life has dealt them... and with each other. Fans will love Murphy and Lawrence as a new kind of "odd couple," aged through the film with Rick Baker's striking make-up effects.

66 1999 108
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Nothing to Lose (1997)

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| 98 Min

Nick Beam, an advertising executive who thinks his life is going very well -- until he returns home from work and discovers that his wife is apparently having an affair with his boss. On the edge of a nervous breakdown, Nick drives around the city until small-time carjacker T-Paul jumps into his truck and attempts to rob him.

67 1997 98
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A Thin Line Between Love and Hate (1996)

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| 108 Min

Nightclub manager Darnell Wright is a perpetual playboy who is almost as devoted to his job as he is to the pursuit of beautiful women. After he sets his sights on the ultra-classy Brandi Web, he launches an all-out assault to win her heart. Ultimately, charm, lust and passion prevail, but Darnell learns the hard way that when you play, you pay. Brandi is much harder to get rid of than she was to get--especially when she realizes that she has a rival vying for Darnell's affection. When he finally decides to call it quits, Brandi becomes an obsessed femme fatale stalking the new love of her life.

56 1996 108
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Bad Boys (1995)

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| 118 Min

Will Smith and Martin Lawrence team up as partners in crime - crime-fighting that is - in this action-packed flick about a couple of good guys who are real Bad Boys! One hundred million dollars worth of confiscated heroin has just been jacked from police custody. When the drug investigation turns deadly, the murderers kidnap the only witness, a beautiful police informant (Tea Leoni) and close friend of the boys, which makes things get personal! Fast cars, a gorgeous woman and non-stop action make Bad Boys a guaranteed good time!

68 1995 118
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Partners (1995)

TV Show
| 30 Min

A half-hour, multi-camera comedy centered on the newly established partnership of high-end elitist lawyer Allen Braddock and for-the-people, ethics driven lawyer Marcus Jackson. When a court ordered sanction teams Allen Braddock with Marcus Jackson in hopes that some of Marcus' conscience will rub off, the two find themselves in a partnership nature never intended.

61 1995 30
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Boomerang (1992)

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| 117 Min

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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Do the Right Thing (1989)

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| 120 Min

A hilarious, insightful, and ultimately devastating day in the life of a Brooklyn street on the hottest day of the year when tempers are flaring. A brilliant study of racism that has never been surpassed in the years since its release. One of New York filmmaker Spike Lee's most accomplished and nuanced films, featuring astonishing performances by the entire cast.

79 1989 120
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La boum 2 (1982)

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Comedy |
Romance |
France |
| 109 Min

The second film from the Le Boum series about a young French teenage girl who after moving to a new city falls in love with a boy and is thinking of having sex with him because her girlfriends have already done it.

61 1982 109



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