Philip Baker Hall Movies

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50/50 (2011)
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Inspired by a true story, a comedy centered on a 27-year-old guy who learns of his cancer diagnosis, and his subsequent struggle to beat the disease. (100 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Levine
 
2.
Mr. Popper's Penguins (2011)
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The life of a businessman begins to change after he inherits six penguins, and as he transforms his apartment into a winter wonderland, his professional side starts to unravel. (94 mins.)
Director: Mark Waters
 
3.
All Good Things (2010)
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Mr. David Marks was suspected but never tried for killing his wife Katie who disappeared in 1982, but the truth is eventually revealed. (101 mins.)
Director: Andrew Jarecki
 
4.
Wonderful World (2009)
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Ben Singer has his cynical worldview darkened by his roommate Ibu's sudden medical situation, though the arrival of Ibu's sister, Khadi, might remedy both men's ills. (89 mins.)
Director: Josh Goldin
 
5.
Fired Up! (2009)
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The two most popular guys in high school decide to ditch football camp for cheerleader camp. For the girls and for the glory. (90 mins.)
Director: Will Gluck
 
6.
The Lodger (2009)
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A couple rents out a room to a mysterious young man, who may or may not be guilty of a series of grisly neighborhood murders. (95 mins.)
Director: David Ondaatje
 
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Rush Hour 3 (2007)
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After an attempted assassination on Ambassador Han, Lee and Carter head to Paris to protect a French woman with knowledge of the Triads' secret leaders. (91 mins.)
Director: Brett Ratner
 
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Zodiac (2007)
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In the late 1960s/early 1970s, a San Francisco cartoonist becomes an amateur detective obsessed with tracking down the Zodiac Killer, an unidentified individual who terrorizes Northern California with a killing spree. (157 mins.)
Director: David Fincher
 
9.
You Kill Me (2007)
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While drying out on the West Coast, an alcoholic hit man befriends a tart-tongued woman who might just come in handy when it's time for him to return to Buffalo and settle some old scores. (93 mins.)
Director: John Dahl
 
10.
Islander (2006)
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After a tragic accident at sea, Eben Cole loses his family, friends and stature in his island fishing community... (100 mins.)
Director: Ian McCrudden
 
11.
The TV Set (2006)
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The story of a TV pilot as it goes through the Network TV process of casting, production and finally airing. (88 mins.)
Director: Jake Kasdan
 
12.
The Shaggy Dog (2006)
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A man tries to live a normal life despite the fact that he sometimes turns into a sheepdog. (98 mins.)
Director: Brian Robbins
 
13.
The Zodiac (2005)
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An elusive serial killer known as the Zodiac terrorizes the San Francisco Bay in the late 1960s, while detectives aim to stop him before he claims more victims. Based on a true story. (92 mins.)
 
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The Amityville Horror (2005)
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Newlyweds are terrorized by demonic forces after moving into a large house that was the site of a grisly mass murder a year before. (90 mins.)
Director: Andrew Douglas
 
15.
Duck (2005)
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In 2009, when Los Angeles' last city park is closed to the public, a dispossessed man -- and the duck who follows him as a mother -- quest west, on foot, in search of water and meaning, in the desert that is L.A. (96 mins.)
Director: Nic Bettauer
 
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The Matador (2005)
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A globetrotting hitman and a crestfallen businessman meet in a hotel bar in Mexico City in an encounter that draws them together in a way neither expected. (96 mins.)
Director: Richard Shepard
 
17.
In Good Company (2004)
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A middle-aged ad exec is faced with a new boss who's nearly half his age... and who also happens to be sleeping with his daughter. (109 mins.)
Director: Paul Weitz
 
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A House on a Hill (2003)
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Harry is an irascible, aging architect trying to achieve the dream of building his masterwork. A wealthy... (89 mins.)
Director: Chuck Workman
 
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Bruce Almighty (2003)
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A guy who complains about God too often is given almighty powers to teach him how difficult it is to run the world. (101 mins.)
Director: Tom Shadyac
 
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Dogville (2003)
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A woman on the run from the mob is reluctantly accepted in a small Colorado town. In exchange, she agrees to work for them. As a search visits town, she finds out that their support has a price. Yet her dangerous secret is never far away... (178 mins.)
Director: Lars Von Trier
 
21.
Die, Mommie, Die! (2003)
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An ex-pop singer kills her much-hated husband to be with her young lover. Her daughter plots Electra-like revenge. (90 mins.)
Director: Mark Rucker
 
22.
A Gentleman's Game (2002)
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A drama revolving around characters whose lives are transformed one summer at an exclusive East Coast country club. (112 mins.)
 
23.
The Sum of All Fears (2002)
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CIA analyst Jack Ryan must stop the plans of a Neo Nazis faction that threatens to induce a catastrophic conflict between the United States and Russia's newly elected president by detonating a nuclear weapon at a football game in Baltimore. (124 mins.)
 
24.
Rush Hour 2 (2001)
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Carter and Lee head to Hong Kong for vacation, but become embroiled in a counterfeit money scam. (90 mins.)
Director: Brett Ratner
 
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Lost Souls (2000)
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A Catholic teacher meets an atheist journalist, whom a group of Catholics and priests believes has been chosen by the devil himself to be the Antichrist. (97 mins.)
Director: Janusz Kaminski
 
26.
The Contender (2000)
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Senator Laine Hanson is a contender for US Vice President, but information and disinformation about her past surfaces that threatens to de-rail her confirmation. (126 mins.)
Director: Rod Lurie
 
27.
Rules of Engagement (2000)
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An attorney defends an officer on trial for ordering his troops to fire on civilians after they stormed a U.S. embassy in a third world country. (128 mins.)
 
28.
The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
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In late 1950s New York, Tom Ripley, a young underachiever, is sent to Italy to retrieve Dickie Greenleaf, a rich and spoiled millionaire playboy. But when the errand fails, Ripley takes extreme measures. (139 mins.)
 
29.
Magnolia (1999)
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An epic mosaic of interrelated characters in search of love, forgiveness, and meaning in the San Fernando Valley. (188 mins.)
 
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The Insider (1999)
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A research chemist comes under personal and professional attack when he decides to appear in a "60 Minutes" expose on Big Tobacco. (157 mins.)
Director: Michael Mann
 
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Cradle Will Rock (1999)
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A true story of politics and art in the 1930s U.S., focusing on a leftist musical drama and attempts to stop its production. (132 mins.)
Director: Tim Robbins
 
32.
Implicated (1999)
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Ann, who lost her daughter in an auto accident, is asked to babysit Katie, the daughter of her new boyfriend Tom's boss... (91 mins.)
 
33.
Let the Devil Wear Black (1999)
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In this updated version of Shakespeare's Hamlet, a young man comes face-to-face with personal treachery after suspecting that his father may have been murdered. (89 mins.)
Director: Stacy Title
 
34.
Psycho (1998)
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A young female embezzler arrives at the Bates Motel, which has terrible secrets of its own. (105 mins.)
Director: Gus Van Sant
 
35.
Enemy of the State (1998)
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A lawyer becomes a target by a corrupt politician and his NSA goons when he accidentally receives key evidence to a serious politically motivated crime. (132 mins.)
Director: Tony Scott
 
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Rush Hour (1998)
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A loyal and dedicated Hong Kong inspector teams up with a reckless and loudmouthed LAPD detective to rescue the Chinese Consul's kidnapped daughter, while trying to arrest a dangerous crime lord along the way. (98 mins.)
Director: Brett Ratner
 
37.
Judas Kiss (1998)
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A woman and her lover, who has made a living by running sex scams at hotels, decide to enter the big... (98 mins.)
 
38.
The Truman Show (1998)
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An insurance salesman/adjuster discovers his entire life is actually a television show. (103 mins.)
Director: Peter Weir
 
39.
Sour Grapes (1998)
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Two cousins and friends, Richie and Evan, go to Atlantic City to gamble. Richie loses all he has at... (91 mins.)
Director: Larry David
 
40.
Boogie Nights (1997)
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The story of a young man's adventures in the Californian pornography industry of the late 1970s and early 1980s. (155 mins.)
 
41.
Air Force One (1997)
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Hijackers seize the plane carrying the President of the United States and his family, but he - an ex-soldier - works from hiding to defeat them. (124 mins.)
 
42.
Buddy (1997)
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An eccentric socialite raises a gorilla as her son. (84 mins.)
 
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Hit Me (1996)
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Sonny lives with his intellectually disabled older brother, and works as a bellhop at a second-rate hotel. This changes when Monique a beautiful, suicidal nut-case checks in. Sonny is offered a part in a heist that goes wrong. (125 mins.)
 
44.
The Rock (1996)
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A mild-mannered chemist and an ex-con must lead the counterstrike when a rogue group of military men, led by a renegade general, threaten a nerve gas attack from Alcatraz against San Francisco. (136 mins.)
Director: Michael Bay
 
45.
The Little Death (1996)
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A photographer obsessed with a wealthy man's beautiful wife kills her jealous husband in self-defense... (91 mins.)
Director: Jan Verheyen
 
46.
Hard Eight (1996)
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Professional gambler Sydney teaches John the tricks of the trade. John does well until he falls for cocktail waitress Clementine. (102 mins.)
 
47.
Eye for an Eye (1996)
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When the courts fail to keep behind bars the man who raped and murdered her daughter, a woman seeks her own form of justice. (101 mins.)
 
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Kiss of Death (1995)
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A reformed convict goes undercover with the help of an angry detective to ensnare a psychotic mobster. (101 mins.)
 
49.
Live Wire (1992)
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Danny O'Neill is a bomb disposal expert assigned to a case where terrorists have developed an "invisible"... (85 mins.)
 
50.
Blue Desert (1991)
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Two men rattle a comic-book artist who has moved to a desert town after her trauma in New York. (97 mins.)
 
51.
An Innocent Man (1989)
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Jimmie Rainwood was minding his own business when two corrupt police officers (getting an address wrong) burst into his house... (113 mins.)
Director: Peter Yates
 
52.
Ghostbusters II (1989)
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The discovery of a massive river of ectoplasm and a resurgence of spectral activity allows the staff of Ghostbusters to revive the business. (108 mins.)
Director: Ivan Reitman
 
53.
How I Got Into College (1989)
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The simple story of two young Michigan high school students, Jessica, Class President, Local Smart Girl... (86 mins.)
 
54.
Say Anything... (1989)
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A noble underachiever and a beautiful valedictorian fall in love the summer before she goes off to college. (100 mins.)
Director: Cameron Crowe
 
55.
Midnight Run (1988)
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An accountant is chased by bounty hunters, the FBI, and the Mafia after jumping bail. (126 mins.)
Director: Martin Brest
 
56.
Three O'Clock High (1987)
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A nerd gets himself in hot water with the new bully, a quiet bad boy who challenges him to fight on the grounds of their high school after the day's end. (97 mins.)
Director: Phil Joanou
 
57.
Nothing in Common (1986)
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A highly successful advertising executive decides to put his job on hold after getting an update from his father that he and his wife are divorced and decides to extend his break after revealing that his father is a diabetic. (118 mins.)
Director: Garry Marshall
 
58.
Secret Honor (1984)
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A fictionalized former President Richard M. Nixon offers a solitary, stream-of-consciousness reflection on his life and political career - and the "true" reasons for the Watergate scandal and his resignation. (90 mins.)
Director: Robert Altman
 
59.
Dream On! (1981)
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Dream On! takes real risks with cinema as form...manifesting a kind of narrative-collage. The film's action follows a group of young actors as they struggle to survive in L.A. and hang on to their artistic principles. (98 mins.)
Director: Ed Harker
 
60.
The Man with Bogart's Face (1980)
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A man with a fixation on Humphrey Bogart gets plastic surgery to make him look exactly like Bogart.... (106 mins.)
Director: Robert Day
 
61.
The Last Reunion (1980)
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1945: the Philippines. Several members of a platoon of American soldiers not only kill a Japanese general... (98 mins.)
Director: Jay Wertz
 
62.
Throw Out the Anchor! (1974)
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A jobless public relations specialist goes to get some much-needed rest in sunny Florida and discovers a whole new set of troubles. (90 mins.)
Director: John Hugh
 
63.
Love-In '72 (1970)
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A man must decide whether to flee the U.S. draft and go to Canada or stay or go fight for his country in Vietnam. (88 mins.)