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Raymond J. Barry

Born: March 14, 1939, Hempstead, Long Island, New York - USA

Raymond John Barry is an American film, television, and stage actor.

Before appearing in films he appeared in more than 75 plays.

Barry is known for his roles in the film “Interview with the Assassin”, portraying Walter Ohlinger, a man who claimed to be the second shooter on the Grassy Knoll in the assassination of John F. Kennedy, and as Ron Kovic's father in the Academy Award-winning film “Born on the Fourth of July”.

Barry also played Pa Cox in “Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story”, and is known for his character's continuous quote, “The wrong kid died!”

Other films in which he appeared include “Dead Man Walking”, “Cool Runnings”, “K2”, “The Tulse Luper Suitcases”, “Falling Down”, and “Training Day”.

On television, he has appeared as Jack Shephard's grandfather in “Lost”, as Fox Mulder's congressional patron, Senator Richard Matheson, in “The X-Files”, and as Lilly Rush's father in CBS series “Cold Case”. He had a recurring role on “Justified” as Arlo Givens, the father of main character Raylan Givens.

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The Shortcut (2009)

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| 100 Min

When Derek (AnDrew Seeley) moves to a new town and discovers a shortcut through the woods to his high school, he learns about a crazy old man who lives near its path: Legend has it that he abducted a group of teenagers years ago. Ignoring the warning, Derek and his friends set out to uncover the dark secret that's buried deep in the woods. But will they survive to tell it?

51 2009 100
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Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (2007)

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| 96 Min

Singer Dewey Cox overcomes adversity to become a musical legend.

67 2007 96
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Little Children (2006)

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| 136 Min

The lives of two lovelorn spouses from separate marriages, a registered sex offender, and a disgraced ex-police officer intersect as they struggle to resist their vulnerabilities and temptations.

76 2006 136
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Interview with the Assassin (2002)

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Out of work TV cameraman Ron Kobelski is approached by his formerly reclusive neighbor Walter Ohlinger. Ohlinger claims that he was the mysterious \second gunman\ that shot and killed President Kennedy. Ohlinger has kept quiet all these years, but has decided to tell his story now that he has been diagnosed with terminal cancer. Kobelski is skeptical of his neighbor's story, after his investigations provide ambiguous answers. His attitude changes, however, after he receives threatening messages on his answering machine, and spots shadowy figures in his backyard. Is Ohlinger telling the truth? Or is there a bigger conspiracy at work?

66 2002 88
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The Deep End (2001)

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| 101 Min

With her husband perpetually away at work, a mother raises her children virtually alone. Her teenage son is testing the waters of the adult world, and early one morning she wakes to find the dead body of his gay lover on the beach of their rural lakeside home. What would you do? What is rational and what do you do to protect your child? How far do you go and when do you stop?

67 2001 101
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Flubber (1997)

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| 93 Min

Professor Phillip Brainard, an absent minded professor, works with his assistant Weebo, trying to create a substance thats a new source of energy and that will save Medfield College where his sweetheart Sara is the president. He has missed his wedding twice, and on the afternoon of his third wedding, Professor Brainard creates flubber, which allows objects to fly through the air.

51 1997 93
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Dead Man Walking (1995)

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| 122 Min

A justice drama based on a true story about a man on death row who in his last days forms a strong relationship with a nun who teaches him forgiveness and gives him spirituality as she accompanies him to his execution. Susan Sarandon won an Oscar for best female actress for her convincing portrayal of Sister Helen Prejean.

76 1995 122
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Sudden Death (1995)

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| 106 Min

International action superstar Jean Claude Van Damme teams with Powers Boothe in a Tension-packed, suspense thriller, set against the back-drop of a Stanley Cup game.Van Damme portrays a father whose daughter is suddenly taken during a championship hockey game. With the captors demanding a billion dollars by game's end, Van Damme frantically sets a plan in motion to rescue his daughter and abort an impending explosion before the final buzzer...

57 1995 106
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The Ref (1994)

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| 97 Min

A cat burglar is forced to take a bickering, dysfunctional family hostage on Christmas Eve.

69 1994 97
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Cool Runnings (1993)

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| 98 Min

When a Jamaican sprinter is disqualified to the Olympic Games, he enlists the help of a dishonored coach to start the first Jamaican Bobsled Team.

69 1993 98
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Falling Down (1993)

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| 113 Min

An unemployed defense worker frustrated with the various flaws he sees in society, begins to psychotically and violently lash out against them.

76 1993 113
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Rapid Fire (1992)

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| 95 Min

College student Jake Lo is pursued by smugglers, mobsters and crooked federal agents after he witnesses a murder by a Mafia kingpin.

63 1992 95
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Nothing But Trouble (1991)

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| 94 Min

Stock market millionaire Chris Thorne and investment lawyer Diane Lightson are headed to Atlantic City when they take the wrong exit off the New Jersey Turnpike. A local cop stops them for speeding in a curious town, where theyre brought before 106-year-old Judge Alvin Valkenheiser. But the old mans punishment turns out to be as bizarre as he is.

48 1991 94
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Born on the Fourth of July (1989)

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| 145 Min

Tom Cruise delivers a riveting and unforgettable portrayal of Vietnam veteran Ron Kovic in Oliver Stone's Academy Award®-winning masterpiece. Based on a true story, the acclaimed film follows the young Kovic from a zealous teen who eagerly volunteers for the Vietnam War, to an embittered veteran paralyzed from the mid-chest down. Deeply in love with his country, Kovic returned to an environment vastly different from the one he left, and struggled before emerging as a brave new voice for the disenchanted.

72 1989 145
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Out of Bounds (1986)

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Farm boy Daryl Cage's parents ship him off to the big city to live with his brother, hoping he will have a better life there. After a baggage mixup at the airport, Daryl finds himself in possession of a drug cache, which a ruthless drug dealer wants back. The dealer murders Daryl's brother and the small town boy ends up all alone in the big city, being pursued by both the drug dealer and the police, who suspect him of the murder.

53 1986 93
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Year of the Dragon (1985)

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| 134 Min

A tough New York cop wages a private battle against the chaos of the Triads in Chinatown.

69 1985 134
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An Unmarried Woman (1978)

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A wealthy woman from Manhattan's Upper East Side struggles to deal with her new identity and her sexuality after her husband of 16 years leaves her for a younger woman.

72 1978 124



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