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Bob Yari

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Date of Birth:
30 May 1961Iran

Birth Name:
Babar Yaghoubzadeh

Short Biography:
Bob Yari was born on May 30, 1961 in Iran as Babar Yaghoubzadeh. He is a producer and executive, known for Crash (2004), The Illusionist (2006) and Hostage (2005).

Papa Hemingway in Cuba (2015)

# 14784 IMDb R 

Papa Hemingway in Cuba (2015)

TaglineHemingway's Untold Story

By Bob Yari

Biography, Drama (1h 50min)

USA USA, Canada Canada

Rated 6.3 after 1,092 votes on 15-Sep-18.

2 wins

Directed by the Producer of the Academy Awarding Winner "Crash and "The Illusionist", "PAPA Hemingway In Cuba" is a true story about the relationship between Miami journalist Denne Bart Petitclerc (Giovanni Ribisi) and legendary writer Ernest Hemingway (Adrian Sparks). Set during the Cuban revolution, the film co-stars Joely Richardson and Minka Kelly with a cameo by Hemingway's granddaughter, (...)

Possession (2009)

# 06937 IMDb

Possession (2009)

TaglineLove possesses us

By Joel Bergvall, Simon Sandquist

Drama, Romance, Thriller, Mystery (1h 26min)

USA USA

Rated 5.6 after 6,031 votes on 25-Jul-16.

Jess, a woman whose life turns surreal after an automobile accident leaves both her husband Ryan and her brother-in-law Roman in a coma. Things take an even darker turn when Roman wakes believing that he is Ryan. As Jess tries to deal with these increasingly disturbing events, she also struggles with the possibility that either the spirit of her husband has returned to her or that something very (...)

The Maiden Heist (2009)

# 06266 IMDb

The Maiden Heist (2009)

By Peter Hewitt

Comedy, Crime (1h 31min)

USA USA

Rated 6.1 after 14,148 votes on 05-Oct-18.

A comedy centered on three museum security guards who devise a plan to steal back the artworks to which they have become attached after they are transferred to another museum.

Assassination of a High School President (2008)

# 06225 IMDb

Assassination of a High School President (2008)

TaglinePolitics, popularity, paranoia, pharmaceuticals. Are you in?

By Brett Simon

Comedy, Crime (1h 34min)

USA USA

Rated 6.3 after 14,851 votes on 07-Oct-18.

High School. Four of the most important years of your life. But it isn't always dances and keg parties and sucking face in your parents' mini-van. Sometimes it's ugly and hard and complicated. As complicated as a conspiracy to overthrow the president. There's something rotten at St. Donovan's High and sophomore newspaper reporter Bobby Funke is on it like pink rubber bands on your little sister's (...)

Tyson (2008)

# 05692 IMDb

Tyson (2008)

By James Toback

Documentary (1h 30min)

USA USA

Fine! Rated 7.6 after 10,601 votes on 10-May-16.

1 win & 5 nominations

A mixture of original interviews and archival footage and photographs sheds light on the life experiences of Mike Tyson.

What Doesn't Kill You (2008)

# 05587 IMDb

What Doesn't Kill You (2008)

TaglineEveryone has a choice. Every choice has a consequence.

By Brian Goodman

Crime, Drama (1h 40min)

USA USA

Rated 6.6 after 10,727 votes on 13-Oct-18.

1 nomination

Two childhood friends from South Boston turn to crime as a way to get by, ultimately causing a strain in their personal lives and their friendship.

Nothing But the Truth (2008)

# 05466 IMDb

Nothing But the Truth (2008)

TaglineDon't Reveal the Source

By Rod Lurie

Drama, Thriller (1h 48min)

USA USA

Fine! Rated 7.2 after 33,459 votes on 28-Sep-18.

1 win & 2 nominations

In Washington, D.C., a female reporter faces a possible jail sentence for outing a CIA agent and refusing to reveal her source.

The Accidental Husband (2008)

# 05053 IMDb

The Accidental Husband (2008)

TaglineFalling in love... even the expert is confused.

By Griffin Dunne

Comedy, Romance (1h 30min)

UK UK, USA USA

Rated 5.6 after 21,424 votes on 05-Oct-18.

Emma Lloyd has made a career out of her sensible, mature and responsible approach to relationships. She has a hit radio talk show, an impending book deal, and a loving relationship with her fiancé, Richard, a conventional sort-which is precisely what Emma is drawn to. Then Emma finds out that she is already married to a man she's never met before, a result of a misguided prank that leaves her (...)

Street Kings (2008)

# 04512 IMDb

Street Kings (2008)

TaglineTheir City. Their Rules. No Prisoners.

By David Ayer

Crime, Drama, Thriller (1h 49min)

USA USA

Rated 6.8 after 101,019 votes on 05-Oct-18.

Tom Ludlow is a veteran LAPD cop who finds life difficult to navigate after the death of his wife. When evidence implicates him in the execution of a fellow officer, he is forced to go up against the cop culture he's been a part of his entire career, ultimately leading him to question the loyalties of everyone around him.

Resurrecting the Champ (2007)

# 04164 IMDb

Resurrecting the Champ (2007)

TaglineBased on a true story, that was based on a lie.

By Rod Lurie

Drama, Sport (1h 51min)

USA USA

Rated 6.7 after 19,389 votes on 16-Oct-18.

2 nominations

Up-and-coming sports reporter (Hartnett) rescues a homeless man ("Champ", Jackson) only to discover that he is, in fact, a boxing legend believed to have passed away. What begins as an opportunity to resurrect Champ's story and escape the shadow of his father's success becomes a personal journey as the ambitious reporter reexamines his own life and his relationship with his family.

Factory Girl (2006)

# 03998 IMDb

Factory Girl (2006)

TaglineWhen Andy met Edie, life imitated art.

By George Hickenlooper

Biography, Drama (1h 30min)

USA USA

Rated 6.4 after 18,136 votes on 02-May-16.

A beautiful, wealthy young party girl drops out of Radcliffe in 1965 and heads to New York to become Holly Golightly. When she meets a hungry young artist named Andy Warhol, he promises to make her the star she always wanted to be. And like a super nova she explodes on the New York scene only to find herself slowly lose grip on reality...

First Snow (2006)

# 03078 IMDb

First Snow (2006)

TaglineWhat if someone looked into your future and didn't see tomorrow?

By Mark Fergus

Drama (1h 41min)

Germany Germany, USA USA

Rated 6.3 after 7,372 votes on 10-Oct-18.

1 nomination

A psychic's ominous reading sends a man into a tailspin.

The Hoax (2006)

# 02732 IMDb

The Hoax (2006)

TaglineBased on the true story. Would we lie to you?

By Lasse Hallström

Comedy, Drama (1h 55min)

USA USA

Rated 6.7 after 15,130 votes on 13-Feb-18.

2 nominations

In what would cause a fantastic media frenzy, Clifford Irving (Gere) sells his bogus biography of Howard Hughes to a premiere publishing house in the early 1970s.

The Painted Veil (2006)

# 02467 IMDb

The Painted Veil (2006)

TaglineSometimes the greatest journey is the distance between two people

By John Curran

Drama, Romance (2h 05min)

China China, USA USA

Fine! Rated 7.5 after 83,608 votes on 18-Jul-18.

5 wins & 3 nominations

Based on the novel by W. Somerset Maugham, The Painted Veil is a love story set in the 1920s that tells the story of a young English couple, Walter (Edward Norton), a middle class doctor and Kitty (Naomi Watts), an upper-class woman, who get married for the wrong reasons and relocate to Shanghai, where she falls in love with someone else. When he uncovers her infidelity, in an act of vengeance, (...)

The Illusionist (2006)

# 02041 IMDb

The Illusionist (2006)

TaglineNothing is what it seems

By Neil Burger

Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller (1h 50min)

Czech Republic Czech Republic, USA USA

Fine! Rated 7.6 after 329,862 votes on 05-Oct-18.

Nominated for Oscar. Another 5 wins & 5 nominations

In the turn of the Twentieth Century, in Vienna, the teenager Eduard Abramovich is the son of a cabinetmaker that becomes fascinated with magic. While practicing some tricks on the streets, he meets the upper-class Sophie, they become friends and later they fall in love for each other. When they are separated by Sophie's family, the broken-hearted Eduard travels to the Far East and fifteen years (...)

Find Me Guilty (2006)

# 01604 IMDb

Find Me Guilty (2006)

TaglineSometimes the best defense. . . is a wiseguy.

By Sidney Lumet

Comedy, Crime, Drama (2h 05min)

Germany Germany, USA USA

Fine! Rated 7.1 after 30,500 votes on 18-Oct-18.

1 nomination

A drama based on the longest Mafia trial in U.S. history, mobster Jack DiNorscio (Diesel), faced with a series of charges, decides to stand trial instead of ratting out his family and associates. A wrench is thrown into the system when DiNorscio opts to defend himself.

Prime (2005)

# 07872 IMDb

Prime (2005)

TaglineA therapeutic new comedy.

By Ben Younger

Comedy, Drama, Romance (1h 45min)

USA USA

Rated 6.2 after 37,584 votes on 05-Oct-18.

In colorful, bustling modern-day Manhattan, Rafi Gardet, a beautiful 37-year-old photography producer reeling from a recent divorce, meets David Bloomberg, a handsome 23-year-old painter recently out of college. Rafi's therapist, Dr. Lisa Metzger, who is working to help Rafi overcome her fears of intimacy, finds out that Rafi's new lover is--unfortunately for Lisa--her only son, David. Both David (...)

Thumbsucker (2005)

# 01954 IMDb

Thumbsucker (2005)

By Mike Mills

Comedy, Drama (1h 36min)

USA USA

Rated 6.6 after 19,346 votes on 30-Sep-17.

4 wins & 3 nominations

Justin (Lou Taylor Pucci) is a teenager boy, who has an oral obsession with his thumb. His mother (Tilda Swinton) seems to be a normal housekeeper, but she has her own obsessions as well, like a crush on a TV-star (Benjamin Bratt). The only person who's aware of Justin's problem is his father (Vincent D'Onofrio), manager in a store, but none of his advices seem to be working for Justin. The kid (...)

Block Party (2005)

# 01756 IMDb

Block Party (2005)

TaglineYou're invited to the party of the decade!

By Michel Gondry

Documentary, Comedy, Music (1h 43min)

USA USA

Fine! Rated 7.2 after 8,295 votes on 08-Aug-18.

1 win & 3 nominations

Dave Chappelle presents a Brooklyn neighborhood with its very own once-in-a-lifetime free block party. In addition to Chappelle, the roster of artists includes Kanye West, Mos Def, Talib Kweli, Common, Dead Prez, Erykah Badu, Jill Scott, the Roots, Cody ChesnuTT, Big Daddy Kane, and - reunited for their first performance in over seven years - the Fugees. Includes private rehearsals footage and (...)

The Chumscrubber (2005)

# 01459 IMDb

The Chumscrubber (2005)

TaglineMeet Generation Rx

By Arie Posin

Comedy, Drama (1h 48min)

USA USA, Germany Germany

Fine! Rated 7.0 after 17,058 votes on 08-Oct-18.

1 nomination

The Chumscrubber is a dark comedy about the lives of people who live in upper-class suburbia. It all begins when Dean Stiffle (Jamie Bell) finds the body of his friend, Troy. He doesn't bother telling any of the adults because he knows they won't care. Everyone in town is too self consumed to worry about anything else than themselves. And everybody is on some form of drug just to get themselves (...)

Winter Passing (2005)

# 01396 IMDb

Winter Passing (2005)

TaglineSometimes you go looking for something you want. . . and find what you need.

By Adam Rapp

Drama (1h 38min)

USA USA

Rated 6.4 after 7,621 votes on 14-Mar-18.

Actress Reese Holden (Deschanel) has been offered a small fortune by a book editor if she can secure for publication the love letters that her father (Harris), a reclusive novelist, wrote to her mother, who has since passed away. Returning to Michigan, Reese finds that an ex-grad student (Warner) and a would-be musician (Ferrell) have moved in with her father, who cares more about his new friends (...)

The Matador (2005)

# 00474 IMDb

The Matador (2005)

TaglineA hitman and a salesman walk into a bar...

By Richard Shepard

Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller (1h 36min)

USA USA, Germany Germany, Ireland Ireland

Rated 6.8 after 42,169 votes on 09-Sep-18.

1 win & 3 nominations

Danny Wright has bad luck: his only child has died, he's lost his job, his wife may be losing faith in him, and a tree has just fallen through his kitchen. But he's a gee-whiz optimist, on his way to Mexico City to pitch a deal. When complications arise, he has to stay a few days, and his path criss-crosses that of Julian Noble, a burned-out executioner (don't call him a hit man, he facilitates (...)

Hostage (2005)

# 00045 IMDb

Hostage (2005)

TaglineWould you sacrifice another family to save your own?

By Florent-Emilio Siri (as Florent Siri)

Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller (1h 53min)

USA USA, Germany Germany

Rated 6.6 after 87,815 votes on 28-Apr-15.

2 nominations

Devastated by a failed hostage situation which resulted in the deaths of a young mother and her child, LAPD negotiator Jeff Talley (Bruce Willis) exits Los Angeles for a no profile job as chief of police in the low crime hamlet of Bristo Camino, a small town in Ventura County. When three delinquent teenagers follow home a family intending to steal their car, they have inadvertently picked the (...)

Around the Bend (2004)

# 02717 IMDb

Around the Bend (2004)

TaglineThe skeletons in the family closet just came out to play

By Jordan Roberts

Drama (1h 22min)

USA USA

Rated 6.5 after 3,982 votes on 08-Oct-18.

4 wins & 2 nominations

In LA, Jason Lair is recently separated, living with his grandfather and his son; he's a banker, tense, with a limp. Grandfather Henry, an archaeologist, wants to take the family van on a trip to Albuquerque. His plans are interrupted when Turner, Jason's father and Henry's son, appears after years of absence. Henry wants to celebrate family, as does Zach, Jason's son; Jason is angry and distant, (...)

Haven (2004)

# 02705 IMDb

Haven (2004)

TaglineCan love survive the fall of paradise?

By Frank E. Flowers

Crime, Drama (1h 55min)

USA USA, UK UK, Germany Germany, Spain Spain

Rated 5.9 after 6,172 votes on 18-Oct-18.

During a weekend, two shady businessmen (Paxton and Dillane) flee to the Cayman Islands to avoid federal prosecution. But their escape ignites a chain reaction that leads a British native (Bloom) to commit a crime that changes the nation.

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