James Caan Movies

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1.
Detachment (2011)
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A substitute teacher who drifts from classroom to classroom finds a connection to the students and teachers during his latest assignment. (98 mins.)
Director: Tony Kaye
 
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Minkow (2015)
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Story of the life of Barry Jay Minkow, a son, businessman, pastor... and felon. Born in 1967, Barry...
Director: Bruce Caulk
 
3.
Henry's Crime (2010)
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Released from prison for a crime he didn't commit, an ex-con targets the same bank he was sent away for robbing. (108 mins.)
 
4.
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009)
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A local scientist is often regarded as a failure until he invents a machine that can make food fall from the sky. But little does he know, that things are about to take a turn for the worst. (90 mins.)
 
5.
Middle Men (2009)
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Chronicles Jack Harris, one of the pioneers of internet commerce, as he wrestles with his morals and struggles not to drown in a sea of conmen, mobsters, drug addicts, and pornstars. (105 mins.)
Director: George Gallo
 
6.
Mercy (2009)
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A young novelist tries to write about love, but realizes he will first need some real-life experience before taking on the subject. (87 mins.)
Director: Patrick Hoelck
 
7.
New York, I Love You (2008)
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Several love stories set in one of the most loved cities of the world, New York. (103 mins.)
 
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Get Smart (2008)
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A highly intellectual but socially awkward spy is tasked with preventing a terrorist attack from a Russian spy agency. (110 mins.)
Director: Peter Segal
 
9.
Santa's Slay (2005)
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Santa Claus is actually a demon who lost a bet with an Angel, so he becomes the giver of toys and happiness. But when the bet is off, he returns to his evil ways. (78 mins.)
Director: David Steiman
 
10.
Elf (2003)
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After inadvertently wreaking havoc on the elf community due to his ungainly size, a man raised as an elf at the North Pole is sent to the U.S. in search of his true identity. (97 mins.)
Director: Jon Favreau
 
11.
This Thing of Ours (2003)
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Using the Internet and global satellites, a group of gangsters pull off the biggest bank heist in the Mafia's history. (100 mins.)
 
12.
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
 
13.
Jericho Mansions (2003)
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A murder in an old apartment building leads the superintendent to suspect everyone, and eventually himself, of the murder. (98 mins.)
Director: Alberto Sciamma
 
14.
City of Ghosts (2002)
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A con man (Dillon) travels to Cambodia (also on the run from law enforcement in the U.S.) to collect his share in an insurance scam, but discovers more than he bargained for... (116 mins.)
Director: Matt Dillon
 
15.
Night at the Golden Eagle (2001)
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An ex-convict's plans to turn legit go awry. (87 mins.)
Director: Adam Rifkin
 
16.
In the Shadows (2001)
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A hit man, sent to kill a veteran Hollywood stuntman, falls in love with the target's daughter and decides to become a stunt-man himself. (105 mins.)
Director: Ric Roman Waugh
 
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Viva Las Nowhere (2001)
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The life of motel owner is turned upside down by a femme-fatale lounge singer and her abusive manager. (97 mins.)
Director: Jason Bloom
 
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The Way of the Gun (2000)
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Two criminal drifters without sympathy get more than they bargained for after kidnapping and holding for ransom the surrogate mother of a powerful and shady man. (119 mins.)
 
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Luckytown (2000)
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Kirsten Dunst plays a young woman (Lidda), who is searching for her father (James Caan). She finds herself at odds with her boyfriend who wants nothing but a carefree lifestyle. (101 mins.)
Director: Paul Nicolas
 
20.
The Yards (2000)
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In the rail yards of Queens, contractors repair and rebuild the city's subway cars. These contracts are lucrative... (115 mins.)
Director: James Gray
 
21.
Mickey Blue Eyes (1999)
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An English auctioneer proposes to the daughter of a mafia kingpin, only to realize that certain "favors" would be asked of him. (102 mins.)
Director: Kelly Makin
 
22.
This Is My Father (1998)
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Widowed Kieran Johnson is a lonely, middle-aged, Chicago-based high school history teacher who feels disconnected to his life... (119 mins.)
Director: Paul Quinn
 
23.
Bulletproof (1996)
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Two criminals, Keats and Moses, end their friendship when Keats turns out to be an undercover cop. Years later the two are forced to work together when Keats is assigned to protect Moses as a witness. (84 mins.)
 
24.
Eraser (1996)
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A Witness Protection specialist becomes suspicious of his co-workers when dealing with a case involving high-tech weapons. (115 mins.)
Director: Charles Russell
 
25.
Bottle Rocket (1996)
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Three friends plan to pull off a simple robbery and go on the run. (91 mins.)
Director: Wes Anderson
 
26.
The North Star (1996)
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Set during the Alaskan gold rush of the late 1800's. In his efforts to gain control of a small mining town... (90 mins.)
Director: Nils Gaup
 
27.
A Boy Called Hate (1995)
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After a run-in with the law, an angry maladjusted young man starts calling himself Hate. One night he saves a girl from a lusty assistant district attorney. He falsely accuses them of robbery, so they go on the run and make things worse. (97 mins.)
Director: Mitch Marcus
 
28.
Flesh and Bone (1993)
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Some thirty years after Arlis witnesses his father murdering a family, he runs into Kay, who happens to be the family's baby who was spared... (126 mins.)
Director: Steve Kloves
 
29.
The Program (1993)
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Several players from different backgrounds try to cope with the pressures of playing football at a major university. Each deals with the pressure differently, some turn to drinking, others to drugs, and some to studying. (112 mins.)
Director: David S. Ward
 
30.
Honeymoon in Vegas (1992)
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On her deathbed, a mother makes her son promise never to get married, which scars him with psychological blocks to a commitment with his girlfriend... (96 mins.)
Director: Andrew Bergman
 
31.
For the Boys (1991)
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With the help of the singer and dancer Dixie Leonhard US-Entertainer Eddie Sparks wants to bring some fun to the soldiers during World War II... (138 mins.)
Director: Mark Rydell
 
32.
The Dark Backward (1991)
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A man pursues stand-up comedy encouraged by his fellow garbage man. Though his friend, who accompanies him on accordion... (101 mins.)
Director: Adam Rifkin
 
33.
Misery (1990)
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After a famous author is rescued from a car crash by a fan of his novels, he comes to realize that the care he is receiving is only the beginning of a nightmare of captivity and abuse. (107 mins.)
Director: Rob Reiner
 
34.
Dick Tracy (1990)
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The comic strip detective finds his life vastly complicated when Breathless Mahoney makes advances towards him while he is trying to battle Big Boy Caprice's united mob. (105 mins.)
Director: Warren Beatty
 
35.
Alien Nation (1988)
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A few years from now, Earth will have the first contact with an alien civilization. These aliens, known as Newcomers, slowly begin to be integrated into human society after years of quarantine. (91 mins.)
Director: Graham Baker
 
36.
Gardens of Stone (1987)
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A sergeant must deal with his desires to save the lives of young soldiers being sent to Vietnam. Continuously denied the chance to teach the soldiers about his experiences, he settles for trying to help the son of an old army buddy. (111 mins.)
Director: Francis Coppola
 
37.
Kiss Me Goodbye (1982)
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Not until three years after the death of her husband Jolly, Kay dares to move back into their former home... (101 mins.)
Director: Robert Mulligan
 
38.
Bolero (1981)
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Trough fabulous Music this movie tracks three generations of musicians and dancers from Russia, Germany... (184 mins.)
Director: Claude Lelouch
 
39.
Thief (1981)
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Becoming closer to his dream of leading a normal life, a professional safecracker agrees to do a job for the mafia, who have other plans for him. (122 mins.)
Director: Michael Mann
 
40.
Hide in Plain Sight (1980)
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This was based on a true story. About a man (Caan) who discovers that his ex-wife has disappeared along with their children... (92 mins.)
Director: James Caan
 
41.
Chapter Two (1979)
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George Schneider is an author whose wife had just died. His brother Leo gives him the number of Jennie Malone... (124 mins.)
Director: Robert Moore
 
42.
1941 (1979)
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Hysterical Californians prepare for a Japanese invasion in the days after Pearl Harbor. (118 mins.)
 
43.
Comes a Horseman (1978)
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Ella Connors is a single woman who gets pressured to sell her failing cattle farm to her corrupt ex suitor... (118 mins.)
Director: Alan J. Pakula
 
44.
Another Man, Another Chance (1977)
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A photographer, who has been hired to photograph the wild west of America where he has lived his entire life... (130 mins.)
Director: Claude Lelouch
 
45.
A Bridge Too Far (1977)
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Operation Market Garden, September 1944: The Allies attempt to capture several strategically important bridges in the Netherlands in the hope of breaking the German lines. However, mismanagement and poor planning result in its failure. (175 mins.)
 
46.
Harry and Walter Go to New York (1976)
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Two hoplessly out of their class con-men attempt to pull off the largest bank heist of the l9th century... (115 mins.)
Director: Mark Rydell
 
47.
The Killer Elite (1975)
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Mike Locke, who works for a private security firm affiliated with the CIA, is betrayed by his partner and left apparently crippled for life. (122 mins.)
Director: Sam Peckinpah
 
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Gone with the West (1975)
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After being framed, a cowboy is sent to jail. After his time is served, he leaves with vengeance in his heart. Soon he meets a young Native American woman and together they go to settle their score with a small town and its corrupt leader. (92 mins.)
Director: Bernard Girard
 
49.
Rollerball (1975)
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In a corporate-controlled future, an ultra-violent sport known as Rollerball represents the world, and one of its powerful athletes is out to defy those who want him out of the game. (125 mins.)
Director: Norman Jewison
 
50.
Funny Lady (1975)
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Story of singer Fanny Brice's stormy relationship with showman Billy Rose. (136 mins.)
Director: Herbert Ross
 
51.
The Godfather: Part II (1974)
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The early life and career of Vito Corleone in 1920s New York is portrayed while his son, Michael, expands and tightens his grip on his crime syndicate stretching from Lake Tahoe, Nevada to pre-revolution 1958 Cuba. (202 mins.)
 
52.
Freebie and the Bean (1974)
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San Francisco police detectives Freebie and Bean are determined to bust local crime boss Red Meyers at any cost, even if this means destroying the whole city in the process. (113 mins.)
Director: Richard Rush
 
53.
The Gambler (1974)
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Axel Freed is a literature professor. He has the gambling vice. When he has lost all his money, he borrows from his girlfriend, then his mother and finally some bad guys that chase him. Despite all of this he cannot stop gambling. (111 mins.)
Director: Karel Reisz
 
54.
Cinderella Liberty (1973)
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A lonely Navy sailor falls in love with a hooker and becomes a surrogate father figure for her son during... (117 mins.)
Director: Mark Rydell
 
55.
Slither (1973)
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While searching for a small fortune of embezzled money, an ex-con, a small-time bandleader, his doting... (97 mins.)
Director: Howard Zieff
 
56.
The Godfather (1972)
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The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son. (175 mins.)
 
57.
T.R. Baskin (1971)
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Enthusiastic young woman runs away to Chicago to start a new life. She is soon confronted with the emotional coldness of the big city and has to search for her place in the scheme of things. (90 mins.)
Director: Herbert Ross
 
58.
Rabbit, Run (1970)
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A crude man is stuck in a loveless marriage. One day he decides to run away from his life and family. First he finds a mistress, but just because a man runs away from one disappointment, doesn't mean he won't run into another one. (94 mins.)
Director: Jack Smight
 
59.
The Rain People (1969)
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Having discovered that she is pregnant, Natalie Ravenna (Shirley Knight), a Long Island housewife panics... (101 mins.)
 
60.
Submarine X-1 (1968)
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After losing a submarine and fifty crew in a battle with a German ship during WWII, a Royal Navy officer... (90 mins.)
Director: William Graham
 
61.
Journey to Shiloh (1968)
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At the beginning of the Civil War, seven friends embark on a cross-country journey in order to join the Confederate army. (101 mins.)
Director: William Hale
 
62.
Countdown (1967)
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Desperate to reach the moon first, NASA sends a man and shelter separately, one-way. He must find it to survive; he can't return until Apollo is ready. (101 mins.)
Director: Robert Altman
 
63.
Games (1967)
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A young couple who are into kinky "mind games" get more than they bargained for when a mysterious woman comes into their lives. (100 mins.)
 
64.
El Dorado (1967)
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Cole Thornton, a gunfighter for hire, joins forces with an old friend, Sheriff J.P. Hara. Together with an old Indian fighter and a gambler, they help a rancher and his family fight a rival rancher that is trying to steal their water. (126 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
 
65.
Red Line 7000 (1965)
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The story of three racing drivers and three women, who constantly have to worry for the lives of their boyfriends... (110 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
 
66.
The Glory Guys (1965)
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What could be worse for two cavalry officers than to battle with native tribes? To battle each other for the same woman. (112 mins.)
Director: Arnold Laven
 
67.
Lady in a Cage (1964)
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A woman trapped in a home elevator is terrorized by a group of vicious hoodlums. (94 mins.)
Director: Walter Grauman
 
68.
Irma la Douce (1963)
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In Paris, an ex-cop falls in love with a prostitute, and tries to get her out of that life by paying for all of her time. Not so easy... (147 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder