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Nick Searcy

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Date of Birth: 7 March 1959Cullowhee, North Carolina, USA

Short Biography: In the summer of 1996, Searcy produced, directed and acted in his first independent feature, Carolina Low (1997). Searcy's other film credits include the blockbusters Nell (1994), The Fugitive (1993), Cast Away (2000), Head of State (2003), Runaway Jury (2003), and The Ugly Truth (2009). He broke onto the scene as the villain Frank Bennett in Universal's Fried Green Tomatoes (1991). Searcy is a veteran of several television series. He had a recurring role on ABC's Thunder Alley (1994) was a series regular on CBS' American Gothic (1995) UPN's "7 Days" (1998-2001) and ABC's Rodney (2004) (2004-2006) and has guest starred on Boston Legal (2004), CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000), and The West Wing (1999), among others. He has also starred in several movies-of-the-week, including In the Best of Families: Marriage, Pride & Madness (1994), Stolen Innocence (1995) all for CBS. Searcy was a series regular on HBO's From the Earth to the Moon (1998). Searcy's theatre credits include several Off-Broadway plays and regional/stock productions of "Guys and Dolls," "Cabaret" and "Jesus Christ Superstar." Searcy is married to the actress Leslie Riley and has 2 lovely children, one in college and one in the third grade.

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Gosnell: The Trial of America's Biggest Serial Killer (2018)

# 15399 IMDb PG-13 

Gosnell: The Trial of America's Biggest Serial Killer (2018)

TaglineHe took an oath to protect life, not take it.

Director: Nick Searcy

Crime, Drama (1h 33min)

USA USA

Rated 7.1 after 2,000 votes on 28-Jan-19.

A movie about the horrific crimes and trial of Kermit Gosnell, America's biggest serial killer.

The Shape of Water (2017)

# 14200 IMDb R 

The Shape of Water (2017)

TaglineBased on an idea by Daniel Kraus And Guillermo del Toro

Director: Guillermo del Toro

Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Thriller (2h 03min)

USA USA

Rated 7.4 after 271,161 votes, 87% postive reviews on 21-Dec-18.

Won 4 Oscars. Another 113 wins & 318 nominations

From master storyteller Guillermo del Toro comes THE SHAPE OF WATER, an otherworldly fable set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962. In the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa (Sally Hawkins) is trapped in a life of isolation. Elisa's life is changed forever when she and co-worker Zelda (Octavia Spencer) discover a secret classified (...)

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

# 14170 IMDb TOP250 #146 R 

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Director: Martin McDonagh (directed by)

Crime, Drama (1h 55min)

UK UK, USA USA

Rated 8.2 after 329,880 votes, 88% postive reviews on 23-Mar-19.

Won 2 Oscars. Another 119 wins & 220 nominations

THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI is a darkly comic drama from Academy Award nominee Martin McDonagh (In Bruges). After months have passed without a culprit in her daughter's murder case, Mildred Hayes (Academy Award winner Frances McDormand) makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at William Willoughby (Academy Award nominee (...)

Greater (2016)

# 14684 IMDb PG 

Greater (2016)

Director: David Hunt

Biography, Family, Sport (2h 10min)

USA USA

Rated 7.2 after 3,220 votes, 35% postive reviews on 13-Oct-18.

Brandon Burlsworth is perhaps the greatest walk-on in the history of college football. Brandon had always dreamed of playing for the Arkansas Razorbacks, but was considered too short and too fat to play Division I. Undeterred, Brandon took a big risk and walked on in 1994. Written off by fellow teammates and coaches, Brandon displayed dogged determination in the face of staggering odds. An (...)

Petals on the Wind (2014)

# 14413 IMDb TV-14 

Petals on the Wind (2014)

TaglineIt's going to be one hell of a family reunion.

Director: Karen Moncrieff

Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller (1h 25min)

USA USA

Rated 6.2 after 3,735 votes on 28-Feb-19.

1 nomination

A decade after Cathy, Christopher, and Carrie escaped from their grandparents' attic at Foxworth Hall, Petals on the Wind continues to follow the twisted plight of the family as they attempt to put their sordid past behind them, but soon discover certain secrets can't be left behind. When Cathy finds herself in an abusive relationship with a fellow dancer, Julian, Christopher and Cathy are forced (...)

Moneyball (2011)

# 09104 IMDb

Moneyball (2011)

TaglineWhat are you really worth?

Director: Bennett Miller

Biography, Drama, Sport (2h 13min)

USA USA

Rated 7.6 after 321,458 votes, 87% postive reviews on 19-Feb-19.

Nominated for 6 Oscars. Another 17 wins & 45 nominations

Oakland A's GM Billy Beane is handicapped with the lowest salary constraint in baseball. If he ever wants to win the World Series, Billy must find a competitive advantage. Billy is about to turn baseball on its ear when he uses statistical data to analyze and place value on the players he picks for the team.

Blood Done Sign My Name (2010)

# 14774 IMDb PG-13 

Blood Done Sign My Name (2010)

TaglineNo one changes the world alone.

Director: Jeb Stuart

Drama (2h 08min)

USA USA

Rated 6.6 after 490 votes, 49% postive reviews on 05-Oct-18.

1 win

Tells the true story of the the 1970 murder of Henry Marrow in a rural North Carolina town by Robert Teel and his sons, the aftermath of the murder and the eventual acquittal of the Teels by an all white jury, in spite of multiple eye witnesses to the murder.

The Ugly Truth (2009)

# 06202 IMDb

The Ugly Truth (2009)

Director: Robert Luketic

Comedy, Romance (1h 36min)

USA USA

Rated 6.5 after 183,469 votes, 28% postive reviews on 03-Sep-18.

4 nominations

A romantically challenged morning show producer is reluctantly embroiled in a series of outrageous tests by her chauvinistic correspondent to prove his theories on relationships and help her find love. His clever ploys, however, lead to an unexpected result.

Eagle Eye (2008)

# 05287 IMDb

Eagle Eye (2008)

TaglineIf you want to live you will obey

Director: D.J. Caruso

Action, Mystery, Thriller (1h 58min)

USA USA, Germany Germany

Rated 6.6 after 164,717 votes, 43% postive reviews on 29-Dec-18.

2 wins & 8 nominations

Jerry and Rachel are two strangers thrown together by a mysterious phone call from a woman they have never met. Threatening their lives and family, she pushes Jerry and Rachel into a series of increasingly dangerous situations, using the technology of everyday life to track and control their every move.

An American Crime (2007)

# 10404 IMDb

An American Crime (2007)

TaglineThis has been the most terrible crime ever committed in the state of Indiana

Director: Tommy O'Haver

Crime, Drama, History (1h 37min)

USA USA

Rated 7.4 after 28,534 votes on 04-Oct-18.

3 nominations

Based on a true story that shocked the nation in 1965, the film recounts one of the most shocking crimes ever committed against a single victim. Sylvia and Jennie Fae Likens, the two daughters of traveling carnival workers are left for an extended stay at the Indianapolis (3850 E. New York St. is hardly suburban, nor was it in 1965, by any stretch of the imagination.) home of single mother (...)

Flicka (2006)

# 15141 IMDb PG 

Flicka (2006)

TaglineThe biggest dreams take the most courage.

Director: Michael Mayer

Adventure, Drama, Family (1h 35min)

USA USA, UK UK

Rated 6.2 after 6,881 votes, 57% postive reviews on 01-Feb-19.

3 nominations

Young Katy claims a wild horse as her own -- an effort to prove to her father that she is capable of one day taking over the family ranch.

The Dead Girl (2006)

# 02797 IMDb

The Dead Girl (2006)

TaglineOne life ends. Seven others begin.

Director: Karen Moncrieff

Drama, Mystery, Thriller (1h 33min)

USA USA

Rated 6.7 after 13,593 votes, 65% postive reviews on 07-Nov-18.

2 wins & 4 nominations

The clues to a young woman's death come together as the lives of seemingly unrelated people begin to intersect.

The Assassination of Richard Nixon (2004)

# 00701 IMDb

The Assassination of Richard Nixon (2004)

TaglineThe mad story of a true man.

Director: Niels Mueller

Crime, Drama, Thriller (1h 35min)

USA USA, Mexico Mexico

Rated 7.0 after 24,483 votes, 63% postive reviews on 23-Dec-18.

1 win & 3 nominations

Fact-based story about a disturbed office furniture salesman (Sean Penn) who in 1972 concocted a plot to kill then-President Nixon by hi-jacking a plane to fly over the White House to drop a gas bomb. At the start of the movie, the man is separated from his wife and stressed in his job where he is made the butt of jokes and is an under-performer. Attempts to get his brother's old tire business (...)

Runaway Jury (2003)

# 00585 IMDb

Runaway Jury (2003)

TaglineTrials are too important to be decided by juries.

Director: Gary Fleder

Drama, Thriller (2h 07min)

USA USA

Rated 7.1 after 83,699 votes, 61% postive reviews on 05-Oct-18.

3 nominations

When an attorney is shot in cold blood at his workplace, his widow sues a major gun manufacturer. Holding them responsible for his death, she dispatches idealistic lawyer Wendell Rohr to oversee the case. A good man of principle, Wendell takes charge while on the defense team, another man will take charge. Rankin Fitch is the individual: a powerful and ruthless jury consultant riding high on his (...)

One Hour Photo (2002)

# 01516 IMDb

One Hour Photo (2002)

TaglineThere's nothing more dangerous than a familiar face.

Director: Mark Romanek

Drama, Mystery, Thriller (1h 36min)

USA USA

Rated 6.8 after 106,014 votes, 64% postive reviews on 22-Oct-18.

5 wins & 14 nominations

Seymour 'SY' Parrish has been doing photo development for 20 years. He has a vast knowledge of modern photography and develops photos at a local department store for a living. But SY lives a sad and lonely life and begins spying on the Yorkin family, his biggest customers who seem to have everything in the world. SY begins to feel that he wants to be in the Yorkin's life, but when he discovers (...)

Tigerland (2000)

# 00672 IMDb

Tigerland (2000)

TaglineThe system wanted them to become soldiers. One soldier just wanted to be human.

Director: Joel Schumacher

Drama, War (1h 40min)

USA USA, Germany Germany

Rated 7.0 after 35,719 votes, 55% postive reviews on 25-Oct-18.

2 wins & 3 nominations

In September 1971, a platoon of recruits arrives in Ft. Polk, LA, for infantry training before leaving for war. The final week takes place in Tigerland, a swamp similar to Vietnam. Jim Paxton has enlisted; he wants to experience everything and write books later. He befriends Roland Bozz, a cool Texan with a gift for getting into trouble and for helping misfits get discharges. At least one (...)

Cast Away (2000)

# 00387 IMDb

Cast Away (2000)

TaglineAt the edge of the world, his journey begins.

Director: Robert Zemeckis

Adventure, Drama (2h 23min)

USA USA

Rated 7.8 after 465,462 votes, 73% postive reviews on 21-Feb-19.

Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 11 wins & 21 nominations

Chuck Noland is a Fed-Ex manager who demands that everything must be on time and travels the world to make sure punctuality is on top of everything else. He has a girlfriend, Kelly, with whom he is deeply in love with and family he hardly sees. When work intrudes on Christmas Eve, Chuck has a quick gift exchange in the car and kisses Kelly goodbye. He boards a delivery plane going overseas which (...)

The War (1994)

# 14963 IMDb PG-13 

The War (1994)

TaglineWhat's worth fighting for?

Director: Jon Avnet

Drama (2h 06min)

USA USA

Rated 6.7 after 11,206 votes on 19-Feb-19.

1 win & 3 nominations

Vietnam War vet Stephen Simmons must deal with a war of a different sort between his son and their friends, and a rival group of children. He also must deal with his own personal and employment problems that have resulted from his Vietnam experiences.

Nell (1994)

# 04244 IMDb

Nell (1994)

TaglineHer heart. Her soul. Her language are a mystery...A mystery called Nell.

Director: Michael Apted

Drama (1h 53min)

USA USA

Rated 6.5 after 25,451 votes on 01-Mar-19.

Nominated for Oscar. Another 3 wins & 4 nominations

Nell is a girl who's been brought up in an isolated world. The only person she knew was her mother and twin sister. They lived together in a cottage in the forest. Nobody has ever met Nell. After her mother's death, she's discovered by the local doctor Jerome. He's fascinated by her, since she speaks an mangled language, developed by her sister and herself growing up; "twin speak" if you will. (...)

The Fugitive (1993)

# 00513 IMDb

The Fugitive (1993)

TaglineA murdered wife. A one-armed man. An obsessed detective. The chase begins.

Director: Andrew Davis

Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller (2h 10min)

USA USA

Rated 7.8 after 237,844 votes, 87% postive reviews on 05-Oct-18.

Won Oscar. Another 10 wins & 19 nominations

Catch him if you can. The Fugutive is on the run! Harrison Ford and Tommy Lee Jones race through this manhunt movie inspired by one classic TV series and which in turn inspired yet another. Ford is prison escapee Dr. Richard Kimble, a Chicago surgeon falsely convicted of killing his wife and determined to prove his innocence by leading his pursuers to the one-armed man who committed the crime. (...)

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