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Diner | Movie Details for Director Barry Levinson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 83%  Diner  110 min,  R,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Barry Levinson]  [21 May 1982]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 91%, Metacritic 86/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Daniel Stern, Kevin Bacon, Mickey Rourke, Steve Guttenberg
Plot:  A group of college-age buddies struggle with their imminent passage into adulthood in 1959 Baltimore.
Writer:  Barry Levinson
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Avalon | Movie Details for Director Barry Levinson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 78%  Avalon  128 min,  PG,  [Drama]  [Barry Levinson]  [19 Oct 1990]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 83%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 2 wins & 19 nominations.
Actors:  Aidan Quinn, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Elizabeth Perkins, Eve Gordon, Leo Fuchs, Lou Jacobi
Plot:  A Polish-Jewish family comes to the USA at the beginning of the Twentieth Century. There, the family and their children try to make themselves a better future in the so-called promised land.
Writer:  Barry Levinson
Language:  English, Yiddish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Rain Man | Movie Details for Director Barry Levinson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 78%  Rain Man  133 min,  R,  [Drama]  [Barry Levinson]  [16 Dec 1988]
Ratings:  IMDB 8.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 89%, Metacritic 65/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 4 Oscars. Another 22 wins & 22 nominations.
Actors:  Dustin Hoffman, Gerald R. Molen, Tom Cruise, Valeria Golino
Plot:  Selfish yuppie Charlie Babbitt's father left a fortune to his savant brother Raymond and a pittance to Charlie; they travel cross-country.
Writer:  Barry Morrow (story), Ronald Bass (screenplay), Barry Morrow (screenplay)
Language:  English, Italian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Liberty Heights | Movie Details for Director Barry Levinson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  Liberty Heights  127 min,  R,  [Drama, Music, Romance]  [Barry Levinson]  [31 Dec 1999]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 87%, Metacritic 75/100, External Reviews
Awards:  2 nominations.
Actors:  Adrien Brody, Bebe Neuwirth, Ben Foster, Joe Mantegna, Orlando Jones
Plot:  Anti-Semitism, race relations, coming of age, and fathers and sons: in Baltimore from fall, 1954, to fall, 1955. Racial integration comes to the high school, TV is killing burlesque, and ...
Writer:  Barry Levinson
Language:  English, German, Yiddish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Bugsy | Movie Details for Director Barry Levinson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  Bugsy  136 min,  R,  [Biography, Crime, Drama]  [Barry Levinson]  [20 Dec 1991]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 85%, Metacritic 80/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 2 Oscars. Another 10 wins & 38 nominations.
Actors:  Annette Bening, Ben Kingsley, Harvey Keitel, Warren Beatty
Plot:  The story of how Benjamin "Bugsy" Siegel started Las Vegas.
Writer:  James Toback, Dean Jennings (book)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Wag the Dog | Movie Details for Director Barry Levinson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  Wag the Dog  97 min,  R,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Barry Levinson]  [09 Jan 1998]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 85%, Metacritic 73/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 2 wins & 18 nominations.
Actors:  Anne Heche, Denis Leary, Dustin Hoffman, Robert De Niro
Plot:  Shortly before an election, a spin-doctor and a Hollywood producer join efforts to fabricate a war in order to cover up a Presidential sex scandal.
Writer:  Larry Beinhart (book), Hilary Henkin (screenplay), David Mamet (screenplay)
Language:  English, Albanian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Good Morning, Vietnam | Movie Details for Director Barry Levinson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  Good Morning, Vietnam  121 min,  R,  [Biography, Comedy, Drama]  [Barry Levinson]  [15 Jan 1988]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 90%, Metacritic 67/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 7 wins & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Chintara Sukapatana, Forest Whitaker, Robin Williams, Tung Thanh Tran
Plot:  In 1965, an unorthodox and irreverent DJ named Adrian Cronauer begins to shake up things when he is assigned to the U.S. Armed Services radio station in Vietnam.
Writer:  Mitch Markowitz
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Tin Men | Movie Details for Director Barry Levinson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  Tin Men  112 min,  R,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Barry Levinson]  [13 Mar 1987]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Actors:  Barbara Hershey, Danny DeVito, John Mahoney, Richard Dreyfuss
Plot:  A minor car accident drives two rival aluminum-siding salesmen to the ridiculous extremes of man versus man in 1963 Baltimore.
Writer:  Barry Levinson
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Natural | Movie Details for Director Barry Levinson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  The Natural  138 min,  PG,  [Drama, Sport]  [Barry Levinson]  [11 May 1984]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 82%, Metacritic 61/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 3 wins & 4 nominations.
Actors:  Glenn Close, Kim Basinger, Robert Duvall, Robert Redford
Plot:  An unknown comes out of seemingly nowhere to become a legendary player with almost divine talent.
Writer:  Bernard Malamud (novel), Roger Towne (screenplay), Phil Dusenberry (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Young Sherlock Holmes | Movie Details for Director Barry Levinson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Young Sherlock Holmes  109 min,  PG-13,  [Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery]  [Barry Levinson]  [04 Dec 1985]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 67%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Alan Cox, Anthony Higgins, Nicholas Rowe, Sophie Ward
Plot:  When assorted people start having inexplicable delusions that lead to their deaths, a teenage Sherlock Holmes decides to investigate.
Writer:  Arthur Conan Doyle (characters), Chris Columbus (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Sleepers | Movie Details for Director Barry Levinson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Sleepers  147 min,  R,  [Crime, Drama, Thriller]  [Barry Levinson]  [18 Oct 1996]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 74%, Metacritic 49/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 4 nominations.
Actors:  Billy Crudup, Brad Pitt, Kevin Bacon, Robert De Niro, Ron Eldard
Plot:  After a prank goes disastrously wrong, a group of boys are sent to a detention center where they are brutalized. Over ten years later, they get their chance for revenge.
Writer:  Lorenzo Carcaterra (book), Barry Levinson (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Bandits | Movie Details for Director Barry Levinson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  Bandits  123 min,  PG-13,  [Comedy, Crime, Drama]  [Barry Levinson]  [12 Oct 2001]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 64%, Metacritic 60/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 4 wins & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Billy Bob Thornton, Bruce Willis, Cate Blanchett, Troy Garity
Plot:  Two bank robbers fall in love with the girl they've kidnapped.
Writer:  Harley Peyton
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Disclosure | Movie Details for Director Barry Levinson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 59%  Disclosure  128 min,  R,  [Drama, Thriller]  [Barry Levinson]  [09 Dec 1994]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 59%, Metacritic 58/100, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Caroline Goodall, Demi Moore, Donald Sutherland, Michael Douglas
Plot:  A computer specialist is sued for sexual harassment by a former lover turned boss who initiated the act forcefully, which threatens both his career and his personal life.
Writer:  Michael Crichton (novel), Paul Attanasio (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Man of the Year | Movie Details for Director Barry Levinson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 40%  Man of the Year  115 min,  PG-13,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Barry Levinson]  [13 Oct 2006]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 21%, Metacritic 39/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Christopher Walken, Laura Linney, Lewis Black, Robin Williams
Plot:  A comedian who hosts a news satire program decides to run for president, and a computerized voting machine malfunction gets him elected.
Writer:  Barry Levinson
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Toys | Movie Details for Director Barry Levinson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 39%  Toys  118 min,  PG-13,  [Adventure, Comedy, Drama]  [Barry Levinson]  [18 Dec 1992]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 28%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 10 nominations.
Actors:  Joan Cusack, Michael Gambon, Robin Williams, Robin Wright
Plot:  When a military general inherits a toy making company and begins making war toys, his employees band together to stop him before he ruins the name of Zevo Toys forever.
Writer:  Valerie Curtin, Barry Levinson
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Sphere | Movie Details for Director Barry Levinson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 36%  Sphere  134 min,  PG-13,  [Drama, Horror, Mystery]  [Barry Levinson]  [13 Feb 1998]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 12%, Metacritic 35/100, External Reviews
Awards:  3 nominations.
Actors:  Dustin Hoffman, Peter Coyote, Samuel L. Jackson, Sharon Stone
Plot:  A spaceship is discovered under three hundred years' worth of coral growth at the bottom of the ocean.
Writer:  Michael Crichton (novel), Kurt Wimmer (adaptation), Stephen Hauser (screenplay), Paul Attanasio (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Jimmy Hollywood | Movie Details for Director Barry Levinson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 35%  Jimmy Hollywood  112 min,  R,  [Crime, Comedy, Drama]  [Barry Levinson]  [30 Mar 1994]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 18%, External Reviews
Actors:  Christian Slater, Jason Beghe, Joe Pesci, Victoria Abril
Plot:  Jimmy Alto is an actor wannabe who stumbles into the role of a lifetime. He becomes a vigilante crime-fighter, aided by his sidekick William, who has suffered a head wound and has problems ...
Writer:  Barry Levinson
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Rock the Kasbah | Movie Details for Director Barry Levinson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 30%  Rock the Kasbah  106 min,  R,  [Comedy, Music, War]  [Barry Levinson]  [23 Oct 2015]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 8%, Metacritic 29/100, External Reviews
Actors:  Bill Murray, Bruce Willis, Kate Hudson, Leem Lubany, Zooey Deschanel
Plot:  A down-on-his-luck music manager discovers a teenage girl with an extraordinary voice while on a music tour in Afghanistan and takes her to Kabul to compete on the popular television show, Afghan Star.
Writer:  Mitch Glazer (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Envy | Movie Details for Director Barry Levinson | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 29%  Envy  99 min,  PG-13,  [Comedy]  [Barry Levinson]  [30 Apr 2004]
Ratings:  IMDB 4.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 8%, Metacritic 31/100, External Reviews
Awards:  3 nominations.
Actors:  Amy Poehler, Ben Stiller, Jack Black, Rachel Weisz
Plot:  A man becomes increasingly jealous of his friend's newfound success.
Writer:  Steve Adams
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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