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Peter Billingsley

Born: April 16, 1971, New York City, New York, US

Peter Billingsley also is known as Peter Michaelsen and Peter Billingsley-Michaelsen, is an American actor, director, and producer best known for his role as Ralphie in the 1983 movie A Christmas Story. He began his career as an infant, in television commercials. 


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Poster of Term Life
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Term Life (2016)

Movie
Crime |
Drama |
Thriller |
USA |
| 93 Min

If Nick Barrow can stay alive for 21 days, he'll die happy. Everyone Nick knows wants him dead; Mob bosses, contract killers, and dirty cops. Performing the last act of a desperate man, Nick takes out a million dollar insurance policy on himself, payable to his estranged daughter. The problem? The policy doesn't take effect for 21 days. Nick knows they'll be lucky to be alive for twenty-one hours.

54 2016 93
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A Case of You (2013)

Movie
Comedy |
Romance |
USA |
| 91 Min

A young writer tries to impress a girl he meets online with an embellished profile, but he finds himself in a real mess when she falls for him and he has to keep up the act.

56 2013 91
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Couples Retreat (2009)

Movie
Comedy |
Romance |
USA |
| 113 Min

Vince Vaughn headlines a talented and hilarious ensemble cast in this relationship comedy about four couples who go to a tropical island and get sucked into the resort's couples therapy. While at first reluctant to the new age psychology they're being handed, eventually some of the couples realize that their relationships are far from flawless. Written by Jon Favreau who also co-stars along with Kristen Bell, Jason Bateman, Malin Akerman, Kristin Davis, and Jean Reno.

55 2009 113
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Iron Man (2008)

Movie
Action |
Adventure |
Sci-Fi |
Superhero |
USA |
| 126 Min

Tony Stark. Genius, billionaire, playboy, philanthropist. Son of legendary inventor and weapons contractor Howard Stark. When Tony Stark is assigned to give a weapons presentation to an Iraqi unit led by Lt. Col. James Rhodes, he's given a ride on enemy lines. That ride ends badly when Stark's Humvee that he's riding in is attacked by enemy combatants. He survives - barely - with a chest full of shrapnel and a car battery attached to his heart. In order to survive he comes up with a way to miniaturize the battery and figures out that the battery can power something else. Thus Iron Man is born. He uses the primitive device to escape from the cave in Iraq. Once back home, he then begins work on perfecting the Iron Man suit. But the man who was put in charge of Stark Industries has plans of his own to take over Tony's technology for other matters.

79 2008 126
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Four Christmases (2008)

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Comedy |
Drama |
Romance |
USA |
| 88 Min

Brad and Kate have made something of an art form out of avoiding their families during the holidays, but this year their foolproof plan is about go bust -- big time. Stuck at the city airport after all departing flights are canceled, the couple is embarrassed to see their ruse exposed to the world by an overzealous television reporter. Now, Brad and Kate are left with precious little choice other than to swallow their pride and suffer the rounds.

56 2008 88
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The Break-Up (2006)

Movie
Comedy |
Drama |
Romance |
USA |
| 106 Min

Superstars Jennifer Aniston and Vince Vaughn star in this smash-hit romantic comedy about the dissolution of one Chicago couple's live-in romance. Aniston is an art dealer who is pushed to the breaking-up point with her bullish sweet-talking boyfriend (Vaughn) and calls it quits. When neither ex is willing to move out of the condo they used to share, the only solution is to continue living as hostile roommates until somebody caves. Bittersweet and original, The Break-Up toys with conventions of the genre to produce a remarkably affecting and honest depiction love with all the details. Also starring Jon Favreau, Joey Lauren Adams, Jason Bateman and Judy Davis.

58 2006 106
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Elf (2003)

Movie
Comedy |
Fantasy |
Romance |
Germany |
| 97 Min

One Christmas Eve a long time ago, a baby crawled into Santa's bag of toys ... Raised as an elf, Buddy grows into an adult three times larger than the biggest elf and realizes that he will never truly fit in at the North Pole. This holiday season, Buddy goes looking for his true place in the world - in New York City. Buddy finds his workaholic father, who's on Santa's "naughty" list, a new mother and a 10-year-old brother who doesn't believe in Santa Claus or elves. Here, now, Buddy discovers his destiny - to save Christmas for New York and the world!

69 2003 97
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Arcade (1994)

Movie
USA |
| 85 Min

Alex Manning and her friends decide to visit the local video arcade known as \Dante's Inferno\ where a new virtual reality arcade game called \Arcade\ is being test marketed by a computer company CEO. However, it soon becomes clear that the teenagers who lose are being imprisoned inside the virtual reality world by the central villain \Arcade\ and takes over their minds.

0 1994 85
Poster of A Christmas Story
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A Christmas Story (1983)

Movie
Comedy |
USA |
| 94 Min

It's the final days before Christmas in early 1940s Cleveland, and 9-year-old Ralphie wants one thing from Santa Claus more than anything else: a Red Ryder Carbine Action Air Rifle. As he trudges through the snow to school, faces the neighborhood bully and visits a malevolent department store Santa Claus, Ralphie connives, conspires and campaigns for the most fabulous Christmas present ever in this heartwarming, hysterical and sweetly nostalgic holiday film.

81 1983 94



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