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Salma Hayek

Born: September 2, 1966, Coatzacoalcos - Mexico

Salma Hayek Pinault is a Mexican-American film actress, producer, and former model.

She began her career in Mexico starring in the telenovela Teresa and starred in the film “El Callejón de los Milagros” (Miracle Alley) for which she was nominated for an Ariel Award.

In 1991 Hayek moved to Hollywood and came to prominence with roles in films such as “Desperado” (1995), “From Dusk till Dawn” (1996), “Dogma” (1999), and “Wild Wild West” (1999).

Her breakthrough role was in the 2002 film “Frida” as Mexican painter Frida Kahlo for which she was nominated in the category of Best Actress for an Academy Award, BAFTA Award, Screen Actors Guild Award, and Golden Globe Award. This movie received widespread attention and was a critical and commercial success.

She won a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing in a Children/Youth/Family Special in 2004 for “The Maldonado Miracle” and received an Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series in 2007 after guest-starring in the ABC television comedy-drama “Ugly Betty”. She also guest-starred on the NBC comedy series “30 Rock” from 2009 to 2013.

Hayek's recent films include “Grown Ups” (2010), “Puss in Boots” (2011), “Grown Ups 2 (2013), “Tale of Tales” (2015) and “The Hitman's Bodyguard” (2017).

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Drunk Parents (2018)

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Two drunk parents attempt to hide their ever increasing financial difficulties from their daughter and social circle through elaborate neighborhood schemes.

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The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017)

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The world's top bodyguard gets a new client, a hit man who must testify at the International Court of Justice. They must put their differences aside and work together to make it to the trial on time.

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How to Be a Latin Lover (2017)

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An aging Latin lover gets dumped by his sugar mama and must fend for himself in a harsh world.

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Beatriz at Dinner (2017)

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Beatriz, an immigrant from a poor town in Mexico, has drawn on her innate kindness to build a career as a health practitioner. Doug Strutt is a cutthroat, self-satisfied billionaire. When these two opposites meet at a dinner party, their worlds collide, and neither will ever be the same.

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Sausage Party (2016)

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Sausage Party, the first R-rated CG animated movie, is about one sausage leading a group of supermarket products on a quest to discover the truth about their existence and what really happens when they become chosen to leave the grocery store.

67 2016 83
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Some Kind Of Beautiful (2015)

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By day, Richard Haig is a successful and well-respected English professor at renowned Trinity College in Cambridge. By night, Richard indulges his own romantic fantasies with a steady stream of beautiful undergraduates. But Richard has grown tired of the game and is looking for something more meaningful and lasting. So when Kate, Richard’s tanned, athletic, 25-year-old American girlfriend tells him that she is pregnant, Richard is thrilled. He looks forward to having a family of his own, being a father his children could be proud of, not some sex-fueled bobcat. There is only one problem. Richard’s not in love with Kate. Richard is in love with Kate’s sister, Olivia. He had been in love with her ever since he first saw her.

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Tale of Tales (2015)

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A fantasy film with horror elements, \Tale of Tales\ is loosely inspired by the 17th century collection of fairy tales of the same name by Italian writer Giambattista Basile.

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Everly (2015)

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After she betrays a powerful mob boss, a woman matches wits and weaponry with a legion of killers who are out to collect the bounty on the heads of her and her family.

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Muppets Most Wanted (2014)

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While on a grand world tour, The Muppets find themselves wrapped into an European jewel-heist caper headed by a Kermit the Frog look-alike and his dastardly sidekick.

65 2014 112
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Grown Ups 2 (2013)

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The all-star comedy cast from Grown Ups returns (with some exciting new additions) for more summertime laughs. Lenny (Adam Sandler) has relocated his family back to the small town where he and his friends grew up. This time around, the grown ups are the ones learning lessons from their kids on a day notoriously full of surprises: the last day of school.

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Girl Rising (2013)

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The movie tells the stories of nine girls from different parts of the world who face arranged marriages, child slavery, and other heartbreaking injustices. Despite these obstacles, the brave girls offer hope and inspiration. By getting an education, they're able to break barriers and create change.

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Savages (2012)

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Pot growers Ben and Chon face off against the Mexican drug cartel who kidnapped their shared girlfriend.

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The Pirates! Band of Misfits (2012)

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Set sail for a fun-filled voyage and hilarious pirate antics with the biggest Band of Misfits on the seven seas! When the infamous Pirate Captain (Hugh Grant) is shunned once again by his rivals Black Bellamy and Cutlass Liz, he sets his sights to win the coveted Pirate of the Year Award! With his trusted dodo, Polly and rag-tag crew at his side, the Pirate Captain will need to battle a diabolical queen, save a young scientist and never lose sight of what a pirate loves best: Adventure!

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Here Comes the Boom (2012)

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A high school biology teacher looks to become a successful mixed-martial arts fighter in an effort to raise money to prevent extra-curricular activities from being axed at his cash-strapped school.

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Puss in Boots (2011)

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You loved him in "Shrek," now see where the one-and-only swashbuckling feline found his fame – and a very big pair of boots – in this hilariously funny film. Lover, fighter and outlaw Puss In Boots (Antonio Banderas) is on the adventure of his nine lives as he teams up with Kitty Softpaws (Salma Hayek) and Humpty Dumpty (Zack Galifianakis) for the ultimate showdown with the notorious Jack and Jill.

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Grown Ups (2010)

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After their high school basketball coach passes away, five good friends and former teammates reunite for a Fourth of July holiday weekend.

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Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant (2009)

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Darren Shan is a regular teenage kid. He and his friend Steve find out about a Freak Show coming to town and work hard at trying to find tickets. They do, and together they go to \Cirque du Freak\ where they see many strange acts including a wolf-man and a bearded lady

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Pikkuli (2007)

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Niewielki ptaszek Pikkuli bawi sie i poznaje swiat. Jest najmlodszym z rodzenstwa - ma starsza siostre, która mu imponuje i dosc lekkomyslnego brata. Niestety, Pikkuli nie umie latac! Skacze wiec jak kurczak i plywa jak pingwin! Jak kazde dziecko lubi spedzac czas ze swoja rodzina i przyjaciólmi. Uwielbia wedkowac,grac i od czasu do czasu nauczyc sie czegos nowego. Nie jest mu latwo byc innym, ale moze pewnego dnia wreszcie nauczy sie latac? Tymczasem jednak woli podskoki!

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Ask the Dust (2006)

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Mexican beauty Camilla hopes to rise above her station by marrying a wealthy American. That is complicated by meeting Arturo Bandini, a first-generation Italian hoping to land a writing career and a blue-eyed blonde on his arm.

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Bandidas (2006)

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Set in the late 19th century. When a ruthless robber baron takes away everything they cherish, a rough-and-tumble, idealistic peasant and a sophisticated heiress embark on a quest for justice, vengeance…and a few good heists.

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Lonely Hearts (2006)

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In the late 1940's, Martha Beck and Raymond Fernandez were America's notorious \Lonely Hearts Killers\. Their lethal scam was simple; they would swindle and then viciously murder lovelorn war widows who would answer their personal ads in which Ray would describe himself as a sexy Latin Lover. Based on a true story.

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Ugly Betty (2006)

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Ugly Betty is an American comedy-drama television series developed by Silvio Horta, which premiered on ABC on September 28, 2006, and ended on April 14, 2010. The series revolves around the character Betty Suarez and is based on Fernando Gaitán's Colombian telenovela soap opera Yo soy Betty, la fea.

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After the Sunset (2004)

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Two master thieves (Brosnan and Hayek) are finally retiring after one last succesful mission. Residing in their own tropical paradise, their old nemesis, FBI Agent Stan P. Lloyd shows up to make sure they really are retired. Docked in the port is an ocean liner called the \Diamond Cruise\ and Stan is convinced that theyre not really retired at all, and that this is the next set up.

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Once Upon a Time in Mexico (2003)

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Boyz n the Hood is the popular and successful film and social criticism from John Singleton about the conditions in South Central Los Angeles where teenagers are involved in gun fights and drug dealing on a daily basis.

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Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over (2003)

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Carmen's caught in a virtual reality game designed by the Kids' new nemesis, the Toymaker (Stallone). It's up to Juni to save his sister, and ultimately the world.

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The Maldonado Miracle (2003)

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A story about a small, dying town in need of hope until one day a young boy gives them something to believe in.

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Frida (2002)

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\Frida\ chronicles the life Frida Kahlo shared unflinchingly and openly with Diego Rivera, as the young couple took the art world by storm. From her complex and enduring relationship with her mentor and husband to her illicit and controversial affair with Leon Trotsky, to her provocative and romantic entanglements with women, Frida Kahlo lived a bold and uncompromising life as a political, artistic, and sexual revolutionary

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Timecode (2000)

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A production company begins casting for its next feature, and an up-and-coming actress named Rose tries to manipulate her filmmaker boyfriend, Alex, into giving her a screen test. Alex's wife, Emma, knows about the affair and is considering divorce, while Rose's girlfriend secretly spies on her and attempts to sabotage the relationship. The four storylines in the film were each shot in one take and are shown simultaneously, each taking up a quarter of the screen.

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Wild Wild West (1999)

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Barry Sonnenfeld and Will Smith (Men in Black) reteam for this action-adventure comedy set in a world of amazing gadgetry and nonstop special effects. Two sly government agents, one a charmer and the other a master of disguise, are sent to stop an insanely brilliant scientist who plans to assassinate the President of the United States.

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Dogma (1999)

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A young boy who tries to set his dad up on a date after the death of his mother. He calls into a radio station to talk about his dad’s loneliness which soon leads the dad into meeting a Journalist Annie who flies to Seattle to write a story about the boy and his dad. Yet Annie ends up with more than just a story in this popular romantic comedy.

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The Velocity of Gary (1999)

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Valentino is an Ex Adult film star very much in love with his girlfriend Mary Carmen....and boyfriend Gary. Things take a tragic turn when Valentino is rushed to the hospital after collapsing on a city street and is diagnosed with HIV/AIDS...Forcing Mary Carmen and Gary to push aside their jealousy & differences to take care of the man they both love while he is dying. Ultimately finding comfort, understanding, and strength in the other. A beautiful modern love story with a fantastic cast. Vincent D'Onofrio is very charismatic, charming, and intense as Valentino...

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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 Faculty (1998)

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When some very creepy things start happening around school, the kids at Herrington High make a chilling discovery that confirms their worst suspicions: their teachers really are from another planet! As mind-controlling parasites rapidly begin spreading from the faculty to the students' bodies, it's ultimately up to the few who are left – an unlikely collection of loners, leaders, nerds and jocks – to save the world from alien domination.

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Fools Rush In (1997)

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Alex Whitman (Matthew Perry) is a designer from New York City who is sent to Las Vegas to supervise the construction of a nightclub that his firm has been hired to build. Alex is a straight-laced WASP-ish type who, while enjoying a night on the town, meets Isabel Fuentes (Salma Hayek), a free-spirited Mexican-American photographer. Alex and Isabel are overtaken by lust at first sight and end up sp

60 1997 109
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Breaking Up (1997)

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An aloof, struggling food photographer thinks he has found true love with a fiery grade-school teacher. At first, the relationship is all wine and roses, but as they realize they have little in common besides great sex, the romance wanes, and they struggle through a succession of break-ups and reunions as they try to work things out.

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From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)

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Seth Gecko and his younger brother Richard are on the run after a bloody bank robbery in Texas. They escape across the border into Mexico and will be home-free the next morning, when they pay off the local kingpin. They just have to survive 'from dusk till dawn' at the rendezvous point, which turns out to be a Hell of a strip joint.

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Desperado (1995)

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A gunslinger is embroiled in a war with a local drug runner.

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Fair Game (1995)

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Max Kirkpatrick is a cop who protects Kate McQuean, a civil law attorney, from a renegade KGB team out to terminate her

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Roadracers (1994)

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Cynical look at a 50's rebellious Rocker who has to confront his future, thugs with knives, and the crooked town sheriff.

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