John Cusack Presentation by Bkekakis

Born on 28 June 1966, Evanston, Illinois, USA
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1.
2012 (2009)
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A frustrated writer struggles to keep his family alive when a series of global catastrophes threatens to annihilate mankind. (158 mins.)
Director: Roland Emmerich
 
2.
Sixteen Candles (1984)
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A girl's "sweet" sixteenth birthday becomes anything but special, as she suffers from every embarrassment possible. (93 mins.)
Director: John Hughes
 
3.
Grandview, U.S.A. (1984)
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Life in the small town of Grandview, Illinois is one that is just like any other city or town. Tim Pearson... (97 mins.)
Director: Randal Kleiser
 
4.
The Sure Thing (1985)
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A college student plans a cross-country trip to get laid, but ends up traveling with a young woman. They hate each other, so naturally... (100 mins.)
Director: Rob Reiner
 
5.
Better Off Dead... (1985)
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A teenager has to deal with his girlfriend dumping him among family crises, homicidal paper boys, and a rival skier. (97 mins.)
 
6.
The Journey of Natty Gann (1985)
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In the 1930s, a tomboyish girl runs away from her guardian to join her single father who is 2,000 miles away, because there was work there. (101 mins.)
Director: Jeremy Kagan
 
7.
One Crazy Summer (1986)
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An aspiring teenage cartoonist and his friends come to the aid of a singer trying to save her family property from developers. (93 mins.)
 
8.
Hot Pursuit (1987)
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Young Danny is following his rich girlfriend's family to the Caribbean. But suddenly he simply must take a chemistry test and cannot go with them... (93 mins.)
 
9.
Broadcast News (1987)
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Take two rival TV reporters: one handsome, one talented, both male. Add one producer, female. Mix well and watch the sparks fly. (133 mins.)
Director: James L. Brooks
 
10.
Tapeheads (1988)
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A couple of creative losers accidently become big shots in the video music industry. (93 mins.)
Director: Bill Fishman
 
11.
Eight Men Out (1988)
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A dramatization of the Black Sox scandal when the underpaid Chicago White Sox accepted bribes to deliberately lose the 1919 World Series. (119 mins.)
Director: John Sayles
 
12.
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
 
13.
Fat Man and Little Boy (1989)
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This film reenacts the Manhattan Project, the secret wartime project in New Mexico where the first atomic bombs were designed and built. (127 mins.)
Director: Roland Joffé
 
14.
The Grifters (1990)
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A small-time conman has torn loyalties between his estranged mother and new girlfriend--both of whom are high-stakes grifters with their own angles to play. (110 mins.)
Director: Stephen Frears
 
15.
True Colors (1991)
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Best friends from law school to election night, their friendship is sorely tested when one learns of another's betrayal. (111 mins.)
Director: Herbert Ross
 
16.
Shadows and Fog (1991)
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With a serial strangler on the loose, a bookkeeper wanders around town searching for the vigilante group intent on catching the killer. (85 mins.)
Director: Woody Allen
 
17.
Roadside Prophets (1992)
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Two strangers meet on the road and travel through Nevada on motorcycle to find an elusive spot where they can dump another man's ashes. (96 mins.)
Director: Abbe Wool
 
18.
Map of the Human Heart (1992)
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Fantastic improbabilities, happenstance and the undying bridge of love are part of this romantic fantasy about an Inuit who crosses years... (109 mins.)
Director: Vincent Ward
 
19.
Bob Roberts (1992)
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A right-wing folk singer becomes a corrupt politician and runs a crooked election campaign. Only one independent muck-raking reporter is trying to stop him. (102 mins.)
Director: Tim Robbins
 
20.
Money for Nothing (1993)
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When unemployed dockworker Joey Coyle finds $1.2 million that fell off of an armored car, he decides to do the logical thing: take the money and run... (100 mins.)
 
21.
Floundering (1994)
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In this scathing and subversive social comedy, life in post riot Los Angeles is dissected under the sardonic eye of John Boyz... (96 mins.)
Director: Peter McCarthy
 
22.
Bullets Over Broadway (1994)
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In New York in 1928, a struggling playwright is forced to cast a mobster's talentless girlfriend in his latest drama in order to get it produced. (98 mins.)
Director: Woody Allen
 
23.
The Road to Wellville (1994)
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A story about the ins and outs of one unusual health facility in the early 20th century, run by the eccentric Dr. Kellogg. (118 mins.)
Director: Alan Parker
 
24.
City Hall (1996)
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The accidental shooting of a boy in New York leads to an investigation by the Deputy Mayor, and unexpectedly far-reaching consequences. (111 mins.)
Director: Harold Becker
 
25.
Grosse Pointe Blank (1997)
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Martin Blank is a professional assassin. He is sent on a mission to a small Detroit suburb, Grosse Pointe, and, by coincidence, his ten-year high school reunion party is taking place there at the same time. (107 mins.)
Director: George Armitage
 
26.
Con Air (1997)
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Newly paroled ex-con and former U.S. Ranger Cameron Poe finds himself trapped in a prisoner transport plane when the passengers seize control. (115 mins.)
Director: Simon West
 
27.
Chicago Cab (1997)
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There is more to this story than this review lets on. It reflects all different facets of society over one drivers shift... (96 mins.)
 
28.
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil (1997)
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A visiting city reporter's assignment suddenly revolves around the murder trial of a local millionaire, whom he befriends. (155 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
 
29.
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
 
30.
The Thin Red Line (1998)
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Adaptation of James Jones' autobiographical 1962 novel, focusing on the conflict at Guadalcanal during the second World War. (170 mins.)
Director: Terrence Malick
 
31.
The Jack Bull (1999 TV Movie)
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After being wrongfully denied justice, a horse trader seeks his own justice on a treacherous rancher. (116 mins.)
Director: John Badham
 
32.
Pushing Tin (1999)
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A feud develops between two air traffic controllers: one cocky and determined while the other is restrained and laidback, which inevitably affects their lives. (124 mins.)
Director: Mike Newell
 
33.
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
 
34.
Being John Malkovich (1999)
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A puppeteer discovers a portal that leads literally into the head of movie star John Malkovich. (112 mins.)
Director: Spike Jonze
 
35.
High Fidelity (2000)
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Rob, a record store owner and compulsive list maker, recounts his top five breakups, including the one in progress. (113 mins.)
Director: Stephen Frears
 
36.
America's Sweethearts (2001)
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A movie publicist deals with the messy public split of his movie's co-stars while keeping reporters at bay while a reclusive director holds the film's print hostage. (102 mins.)
Director: Joe Roth
 
37.
Serendipity (2001)
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A couple search for each other years after the night they first met, fell in love, and separated, convinced that one day they'd end up together. (90 mins.)
Director: Peter Chelsom
 
38.
Max (2002)
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A film studying the depiction of a friendship between an art dealer named Rothman and his student, Adolf Hitler. (106 mins.)
Director: Menno Meyjes
 
39.
Identity (2003)
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Stranded at a desolate Nevada motel during a nasty rain-storm, ten strangers become acquainted with each other when they realize that they're being killed off one by one. (90 mins.)
Director: James Mangold
 
40.
Runaway Jury (2003)
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A juror on the inside and a woman on the outside manipulate a court trial involving a major gun manufacturer. (127 mins.)
Director: Gary Fleder
 
41.
Must Love Dogs (2005)
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A forty-something preschool teacher looks to the personals for a change of pace and a relationship, with hilarious results. (98 mins.)
 
42.
The Ice Harvest (2005)
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A shady lawyer attempts a Christmas Eve crime, hoping to swindle the local mob out of some money. But his partner, a strip club owner, might have different plans for the cash. (92 mins.)
Director: Harold Ramis
 
43.
The Contract (2006)
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Ray Keene (John Cusack), a father who wants to redeem himself in the eyes of his son (Jamie Anderson)... (96 mins.)
Director: Bruce Beresford
 
44.
Grace Is Gone (2007)
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Upon hearing his wife was killed in the Iraq war, a father takes his two daughters on a road trip. (85 mins.)
 
45.
1408 (2007)
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A man who specializes in debunking paranormal occurrences checks into the fabled room 1408 in the Dolphin Hotel. Soon after settling in, he confronts genuine terror. (104 mins.)
 
46.
Martian Child (2007)
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A science-fiction writer, recently widowed, considers whether to adopt a hyper-imaginative 6-year-old abandoned and socially rejected boy who says he's really from Mars. (106 mins.)
Director: Menno Meyjes
 
47.
Summerhood (2008)
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A summer camp comedy...about the horrors of being ten. (88 mins.)
 
48.
War, Inc. (2008)
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A political satire set in Turaqistan, a country occupied by an American private corporation run by a former US Vice President... (107 mins.)
Director: Joshua Seftel
 
49.
Hot Tub Time Machine (2010)
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A malfunctioning time machine at a ski resort takes a man back to 1986 with his two friends and nephew, where they must relive a fateful night and not change anything to make sure the nephew is born. (101 mins.)
Director: Steve Pink
 
50.
Shanghai (2010)
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A '40s period piece which revolves around an American expat who returns to Shanghai in the months before Pearl Harbor due to the death of his friend. (105 mins.)
 
51.
The Paperboy (2012)
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A reporter returns to his Florida home-town to investigate a case involving a death row inmate. (107 mins.)
Director: Lee Daniels
 
52.
The Factory (2012)
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An obsessed cop is on the trail of a serial killer prowling the streets of Buffalo, N.Y. but when his teenage daughter disappears, he drops any professional restraint to get the killer. (104 mins.)
Director: Morgan O'Neill
 
53.
The Numbers Station (2013)
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A disgraced black ops agent is dispatched to a remote CIA broadcast station to protect a code operator. Soon, they find themselves in a life-or-death struggle to stop a deadly plot before it's too late. (89 mins.)
Director: Kasper Barfoed
 
54.
Adult World (2013)
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A naive college graduate, Amy, who believes she's destined to be a great poet, begrudgingly accepts a job in a shop while she pursues a mentorship with reclusive writer Rat Billings. (97 mins.)
Director: Scott Coffey
 
55.
The Frozen Ground (2013)
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An Alaska State Trooper partners with a young woman who escaped the clutches of serial killer Robert Hansen to bring the murderer to justice. Based on actual events. (105 mins.)
Director: Scott Walker
 
56.
Lee Daniels' The Butler (2013)
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As Cecil Gaines serves eight presidents during his tenure as a butler at the White House, the civil rights movement, Vietnam, and other major events affect this man's life, family, and American society. (132 mins.)
Director: Lee Daniels
 
57.
Grand Piano (2013)
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A pianist with stage fright endures a performance under the eyes of a mysterious sniper, who will shoot and kill him if a wrong note is played. (90 mins.)
Director: Eugenio Mira
 
58.
The Bag Man (2014)
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A criminal bides his time at a seedy motel, waiting for his boss after killing several men and making away with a mystery bag. (108 mins.)
Director: David Grovic
 
59.
The Raven (2012)
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When a madman begins committing horrific murders inspired by Edgar Allan Poe's works, a young Baltimore detective joins forces with Poe to stop him from making his stories a reality. (110 mins.)
Director: James McTeigue
 
60.
No somos animales (2013)
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A Hollywood actor grows tired of making the same corporate movies, so he moves to Argentina to find more experimental and meaningful work. (90 mins.)
 
61.
Maps to the Stars (2014)
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A tour into the heart of a Hollywood family chasing celebrity, one another and the relentless ghosts of their pasts. (111 mins.)
 
62.
Drive Hard (2014)
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A former race car driver is abducted by a mysterious thief and forced to be the wheel-man for a crime that puts them both in the sights of the cops and the mob. (92 mins.)
 
63.
The Prince (2014)
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When his daughter is kidnapped, a retired assassin is drawn back into the life he gave up. To rescue her, he must confront his former rival. (93 mins.)
Director: Brian A Miller
 
64.
Love & Mercy (2014)
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In the 1960s, Beach Boys leader Brian Wilson struggles with emerging psychosis as he attempts to craft his avant-garde pop masterpiece. In the 1980s, he is a broken, confused man under the 24-hour watch of shady therapist Dr. Eugene Landy. (121 mins.)
Director: Bill Pohlad
 
65.
Reclaim (2014)
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A desperate American couple discovers all is not what it seems when they uncover a high-stakes underground scam while traveling abroad. To expose the truth and get back to the U.S., they must risk their lives to save their daughter. (96 mins.)
Director: Alan White
 
66.
Cell (2016)
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When a mysterious cell phone signal causes apocalyptic chaos, an artist is determined to reunite with his young son in New England. (98 mins.)
Director: Tod Williams
 
67.
Wall Street (2014 TV Movie)
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68.
Stand by Me (1986)
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After the death of a friend, a writer recounts a boyhood journey to find the body of a missing boy. (89 mins.)
Director: Rob Reiner
 
69.
Dragon Blade (2015)
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When corrupt Roman leader Tiberius arrives with a giant army to claim the Silk Road, Huo An teams up his army with an elite Legion of defected Roman soldiers led by General Lucius to protect his country and his new friends. (127 mins.)
Director: Daniel Lee
 
70.
Class (1983)
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A young man in private school spends one crazy night out, but soon realizes the woman he hooked up with is not who he expected. (98 mins.)
 
71.
The Player (1992)
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A Hollywood studio executive is being sent death threats by a writer whose script he rejected - but which one? (124 mins.)
Director: Robert Altman
 
72.
Hot Tub Time Machine 2 (2015)
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When Lou finds himself in trouble, Nick and Jacob fire up the hot tub time machine in an attempt to get back to the past... (93 mins.)
Director: Steve Pink
 
73.
Chi-Raq (2015)
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A modern day adaptation of the ancient Greek play Lysistrata by Aristophanes, set against the backdrop of gang violence in Chicago. (127 mins.)
Director: Spike Lee
 
74.
Arsenal (2017)
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A Southern mobster attempts to rescue his kidnapped brother. (97 mins.)