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Wayne Knight

Born: August 7, 1955, New York City, New York, U.S.

Wayne Eliot Knight (born August 7, 1955) is an American actor, comedian, and voice actor perhaps best known for his role as Newman in the TV sitcom Seinfeld. His other prominent roles include Dennis Nedry in Jurassic Park, Stan Podolak in Space Jam, Al McWhiggin in Toy Story 2, Tantor in Tarzan, and Don Orville in 3rd Rock from the Sun.Description above from the Wikipedia article Wayne Knight, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016)

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Animation |
Action |
Adventure |
Comedy |
Family |
Fantasy |
USA |
China |
| 95 Min

When Po's long-lost panda father suddenly reappears, the reunited duo travels to a secret panda paradise to meet scores of hilarious new panda characters. But when the supernatural villain Kai begins to sweep across China defeating all the kung fu masters, Po must do the impossible-learn to train a village full of his fun-loving, clumsy brethren to become the ultimate band of Kung Fu Pandas.

72 2016 95
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Woke Up Dead (2009)

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Woke Up Dead is an American horror/comedy web series starring Jon Heder as a young man who awakes in a full bathtub after 'drowning' and has no heartbeat, prompting his friends to believe him to be a zombie. The show premiered on Sony Pictures Entertainment owned Crackle on October 5, 2009.

43 2009 0
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Kung Fu Panda (2008)

Movie
Animation |
USA |
| 90 Min

Prepare for awesomeness with this delightful Academy Award®-nominated DreamWorks Animation film. Jack Black is the voice of Po, a noodle slurping dreamer who must embrace his true self-fuzzy flaws and all–in order to become the real Dragon Warrior. Filled with high-kicking humor, groundbreaking animation, and an all-star cast including Angelina Jolie, Seth Rogen, Jackie Chan and Dustin Hoffman.

76 2008 90
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Punisher: War Zone (2008)

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Action |
Crime |
Drama |
Thriller |
Germany |
| 107 Min

Frank Castle, the ex-military man whose family was killed by criminals, who became a vigilante known as the Punisher, goes after a whole mob family and gets everyone except enforcer Billy ...

60 2008 107
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Scooby-Doo! and the Goblin King (2008)

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Animation |
Comedy |
Thriller |
| 75 Min

Scooby-Doo and Shaggy must go into the underworld ruled by the Goblin King in order to stop a mortal named The Amazing Krudsky who wants power and is a threat to their pals, Fred, Velma and Daphne.

65 2008 75
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Rat Race (2001)

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Comedy |
USA |
| 112 Min

In an ensemble film about easy money, greed, manipulation and bad driving, a Las Vegas casino tycoon entertains his wealthiest high rollers -- a group that will bet on anything -- by pitting six ordinary people against each other in a wild dash for $2 million jammed into a locker hundreds of miles away. The tycoon and his wealthy friends monitor each racer's every move to keep track of their favorites. The only rule in this race is that there are no rules.

64 2001 112
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Toy Story 2 (1999)

Movie
Animation |
Comedy |
USA |
| 92 Min

During a garage sale Andy’s mother sells some of Andy’s old things including his favorite toy Woody to a collector. Buzz Lightyear and the other toys begin a reckless mission to save their friend. The sequel to the revolutionary computer animated feature film Toy Story.

79 1999 92
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Tarzan (1999)

Movie
Adventure |
Animation |
Drama |
USA |
| 88 Min

Tarzan was a small orphan who was raised by an ape named Kala since he was a child. He believed that this was his family, but on an expedition Jane Porter is rescued by Tarzan. He then finds out that he's human. Now Tarzan must make the decision as to which family he should belong to...

72 1999 88
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The Brave Little Toaster Goes to Mars (1998)

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Animation |
| 73 Min

Based on the book by Thomas M. Disch and intended as the third film in the series, this sequel was finished and released prior to 'The Brave Little Toaster To The Rescue'. Whilst trying to protect their new \Little Master\ the anthropomorphic appliances set off on an epic adventure and make many new friends along the way.

57 1998 73
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Space Jam (1996)

Movie
Animation |
Comedy |
Drama |
Fantasy |
USA |
| 88 Min

Basketball superstar Michael Jordan and cartoon favorite Bugs Bunny team up with other basketball greats and Looney Tunes characters in this combination animated/live-action feature. Captured by Bugs Bunny to foil a ghastly gang of space creatures, Jordan must play the basketball game of his life to save the beloved cartoon heroes from a hideous kidnapping scheme. Will Jordan beat the odds and get his Looney new pals out of a real jam? 

63 1996 88
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3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)

TV Show
USA |
| 30 Min

3rd Rock from the Sun is an American sitcom that aired from 1996 to 2001 on NBC. The show is about four extraterrestrials who are on an expedition to Earth, which they consider to be a very insignificant planet. The extraterrestrials pose as a human family in order to observe the behavior of human beings.

78 1996 30
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To Die For (1995)

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Fantasy |
Drama |
Comedy |
Thriller |
USA |
| 106 Min

Susan wants to work in television and will therefore do anything it takes, even if it means killing her husband. A very dark comedy from independent director Gus Van Sant with a brilliant Nicole Kidman in the leading role.

68 1995 106
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Jurassic Park (1993)

Movie
Adventure |
Sci-Fi |
Action |
Drama |
Thriller |
USA |
| 127 Min

Director Steven Spielberg's Jurassic Park masterpiece is one of the most successful films in worldwide box office history and remains a compelling and spectacular experience. This thrilling adventure features Sam Neill, Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum and Richard Attenborough. Featuring incredible special effects and action-packed drama, Jurassic Park takes you to a remote island where an amazing theme park with living dinosaurs is about to turn deadly, as five people must battle to survive among the prehistoric predators.

81 1993 127
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Basic Instinct (1992)

Movie
Thriller |
France |
USA |
| 127 Min

A police detective is in charge of the investigation of a brutal murder, in which a beautiful and seductive woman could be involved.

69 1992 127
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Dead Again (1991)

Movie
USA |
| 107 Min

In 1949 composer Roman Strauss is executed for the vicious murder of his wife Margaret with a pair of scissors. In 1990s Los Angeles a mute amnesiac woman shows up at an orphanage and private eye Mike Church is called in to investigate. Under hypnosis both the woman and Church seem to have a strange link back to the Strauss murder.

70 1991 107
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Seinfeld (1989)

TV Show
USA |
| 22 Min

Seinfeld is an American television sitcom that originally aired on NBC from July 5, 1989, to May 14, 1998. It lasted nine seasons, and is now in syndication. It was created by Larry David and Jerry Seinfeld, the latter starring as a fictionalized version of himself. Set predominantly in an apartment block in Manhattan's Upper West Side in New York City, the show features a handful of Jerry's friends and acquaintances, particularly best friend George Costanza, former girlfriend Elaine Benes, and neighbor across the hall Cosmo Kramer.

89 1989 22
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Dirty Dancing (1987)

Movie
Romance |
Drama |
USA |
| 100 Min

Expecting the usual tedium that accompanies a summer in the Catskills with her family, 17-year-old Frances Baby Houseman is surprised to find herself stepping into the shoes of a professional hoofer – and unexpectedly falling in love.

69 1987 100



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