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James Remar is a Actor American born on 31 december 1953 at Boston (USA)

James Remar

James Remar
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Birth name William James Remar
Nationality USA
Birth 31 december 1953 (65 years) at Boston (USA)

William James Remar (born December 31, 1953), known professionally as James Remar, is an American actor and voice actor. He played the on-off tycoon boyfriend of Kim Cattrall's character in Sex and the City, Ajax in The Warriors, homicidal maniac Albert Ganz in the 1982 thriller 48 Hrs., gangster Dutch Schultz in The Cotton Club, Lord Raiden in Mortal Kombat: Annihilation, Giuseppe Salvatore in The Vampire Diaries, Jack Duff in Miracle on 34th Street and Harry Morgan in Dexter. Since 2009, he has done voiceover work in ads for Lexus luxury cars.

Biography

Remar has two children with Atsuko Remar. Remar also speaks fluent Japanese.

Best films

What Lies Beneath (2000)
(Actor)
2 Fast 2 Furious (2003)
(Actor)
Aliens (1986)
(Actor)
48 Hrs. (1982)
(Actor)
The Quest (1996)
(Actor)
White Fang (1991)
(Actor)

Usually with

Walter Hill
Walter Hill
(5 films)
Jason Trost
Jason Trost
(2 films)
Gus Van Sant
Gus Van Sant
(2 films)
50 Cent
50 Cent
(2 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of James Remar (74 films)

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Actor

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
Directed by Quentin Tarantino
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Comedy, Crime
Themes Films about films
Actors Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie, James Marsden, Burt Reynolds, Zoë Bell

1969, à Hollywood. Le mouvement hippie est à son apogée et manifeste massivement contre la guerre du Viêt Nam toujours en cours. Richard Nixon est élu nouveau président des États-Unis, succédant à Lyndon B. Johnson, tandis que les émeutes de Stonewall débouchent sur mouvement de lutte pour la libération des gays et des lesbiennes.
USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage, 2h8
Directed by Mario Van Peebles
Origin USA
Genres War, Action
Themes Films about animals, Seafaring films, Transport films, Aviation films, Submarine films, Films about sharks, Political films, Disaster films, American disaster films, Films about seafaring accidents or incidents, United States Armed Forces in films
Actors Nicolas Cage, Tom Sizemore, Thomas Jane, Matt Lanter, Brian Presley, Emily Tennant
Roles Admiral Parnell
Rating52% 2.6118752.6118752.6118752.6118752.611875
Pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale, un navire de la marine américaine est coulé par un sous-marin japonais laissant 900 membres d'équipage échoués dans les eaux infestées de requins.
February
February (2015)

Directed by Oz Perkins
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Horror
Actors Emma Roberts, Lucy Boynton, Kiernan Shipka, James Remar, Lauren Holly, Greg Ellwand
Roles Bill
Rating58% 2.9466952.9466952.9466952.9466952.946695
Parce qu'étrangement leurs parents ne sont pas venus les chercher pour les vacances d'hiver, Rose et Kat sont retenues dans la prestigieuse institution pour jeunes filles où elles suivent leurs études. Dans un pèlerinage sanglant à travers les paysages gelés, Joan décide de s'y rendre. Au fur et à mesure qu'elle s'en rapproche, Kat est assaillie de visions terrifiantes et Rose voit avec horreur sa camarade devenir possédée par une force invisible et maléfique
The Hateful Eight, 2h47
Directed by Quentin Tarantino
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Horror, Crime, Western
Themes L'action se déroule en une journée
Actors Samuel L. Jackson, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Kurt Russell, Bruce Dern, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen
Rating77% 3.89913.89913.89913.89913.8991
In post-Civil War Wyoming, John "The Hangman" Ruth (Russell) is escorting fugitive Daisy "The Prisoner" Domergue (Leigh) to Red Rock where the latter will face justice for murder. They encounter another bounty hunter named Major Marquis "The Bounty Hunter" Warren (Jackson) and Chris "The Sheriff" Mannix (Goggins). A blizzard forces the four to take shelter at a stagecoach passover called Minnie's Haberdashery where they encounter four more strangers; Bob "The Mexican" (Bichir), Oswaldo "The Little Man" Mobray (Roth), Joe "The Cow Puncher" Gage (Madsen), and ex-General Sanford "The Confederate" Smithers (Dern). Through betrayal and deception, the eight strangers soon learn that they may not make it to Red Rock after all.
February
February (2015)
, 1h33
Directed by Oz Perkins
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Horror
Actors Emma Roberts, Lucy Boynton, Kiernan Shipka, James Remar, Lauren Holly, Greg Ellwand
Roles Bill
Rating58% 2.946592.946592.946592.946592.94659
Joan makes a bloody and determined pilgrimage across a frozen landscape toward a prestigious all girls prep school where Rose and Kat find themselves stranded after their parents mysteriously fail to retrieve them for winter break. As Joan gets closer, terrifying visions begin plaguing Kat while Rose watches in horror as she becomes possessed by an unseen evil force.
Persecuted
Persecuted (2014)
, 1h31
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Adventure, Crime
Themes Films about religion
Actors Bruce Davison, Dean Stockwell, James Remar, Brad Stine, Brad Stine
Roles John Luther
Rating36% 1.818271.818271.818271.818271.81827
Reformed drug addict and America's leading evangelist John Luther opposes Senator Donald Harrison's Faith and Fairness Act which would not allow Christians to state that they have the whole/only truth. To destroy Luther's credibility and ensure passage of the bill Luther is framed for the rape and murder of a teenage girl.
Lap Dance
Lap Dance (2014)

Genres Drama
Actors Carmen Electra, Ali Cobrin, Robert Hoffman, James Remar, Stacey Dash, Briana Evigan
Roles Patrick Moore
Rating50% 2.5007752.5007752.5007752.5007752.500775
The film is described as a modern-day Indecent Proposal, and it revolves around Monica (Ali Cobrin), an aspiring actress who, in order to care for her cancer-stricken father, makes a pact with her fiancé to take a job as an exotic dancer. However, once the pact is broken, the couple's lives are changed forever. The film was released theatrically on December 5th, 2014 by Entertainment One domestically.
Horns
Horns (2013)
, 2h
Directed by Alexandre Aja
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Fantastic, Fantasy, Horror, Crime
Actors Daniel Radcliffe, Juno Temple, James Remar, Kelli Garner, Sabrina Carpenter, Joe Anderson
Roles Derrick Perrish
Rating64% 3.2481453.2481453.2481453.2481453.248145
Ignatius "Ig" Perrish is the prime suspect when his girlfriend Merrin is raped and murdered. Despite his declarations of innocence, he is shunned by the community, and only his childhood friend and lawyer Lee seems to believe him. He stays with his parents and brother Terry, hiding from the press. After a vigil led by Merrin's father, who believes Ig to be guilty, Ig drinks heavily and wakes up with a pair of horns protruding from his head. While at his doctor to try and remove his horns, Ig, under anesthesia, dreams of his childhood, when he first met Merrin after the death of her mother. A young Ig and his friends play with cherry bombs near the docks; Ig risks a dangerous dare to win a cherry bomb, and nearly drowns, but is saved by Lee. He later trades the cherry bomb with Lee in exchange for fixing Merrin's broken necklace; however, Lee loses two fingers when the cherry bomb goes off accidentally. Ig and Merrin bond over the fixed necklace and fall in love, frequenting a treehouse in the woods together.
The Saint
The Saint (2013)
, 1h30
Directed by Simon West, Ernie Barbarash
Origin USA
Genres Action, Adventure, Crime
Actors Eliza Dushku, Roger Moore, Yani Gellman, Enrique Murciano, James Remar, Sammi Hanratty
Roles Arnold Valecross
Rating49% 2.457082.457082.457082.457082.45708
Simon Templar, voleur hors pair surnommé le Saint, se fait engager par un riche banquier pour retrouver sa fille kidnappée. Mais les apparences sont parfois trompeuses. Roger Moore, qui avait interprété Simon Templar dans la série originale entre 1962 et 1969, joue ici le rôle de Jasper. Alors que Ian Ogilvy, qui avait remplacé Moore dans la télésérie Le Retour du Saint en 1978 et 1979, interprète Xader le banquier.
Django Unchained, 2h45
Directed by Quentin Tarantino
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Action, Western, Spaghetti Western
Themes Films about slavery, Films about racism
Actors Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz, Leonardo DiCaprio, Samuel L. Jackson, Kerry Washington, Walton Goggins
Roles Butch Pooch / Ace Speck
Rating80% 4.0137754.0137754.0137754.0137754.013775
In Texas 1858, the Speck brothers, Ace and Dicky, drive black slaves on foot. Among the shackled slaves is Django, sold off and separated from his wife, Broomhilda von Shaft. The Speck brothers are stopped by Dr. King Schultz, a German ex-dentist and bounty hunter from Düsseldorf, Prussia. Schultz asks to buy one of the slaves; when he questions Django about his knowledge of the Brittle brothers, for whom Schultz is carrying a warrant, Ace becomes irritated and aims his shotgun at Schultz. Schultz quickly kills Ace and leaves Dicky at the mercy of the newly freed slaves, who shoot Dicky in the head.
Setup
Setup (2011)
, 1h25
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Crime
Themes Mafia films, Heist films, Gangster films, Escroquerie
Actors Bruce Willis, 50 Cent, Ryan Phillippe, Jenna Dewan, Jordan Trovillion, Will Yun Lee
Roles William
Rating44% 2.2034452.2034452.2034452.2034452.203445
In Detroit three friends, Sonny (50 Cent), Dave (Brett Granstaff) and Vincent (Ryan Phillippe), plan out a detailed heist. Their plans turn deadly when Vincent betrays the others, shooting Sonny and Dave (who dies on the spot). Sonny manages to survive and seeks revenge by teaming up with the most dangerous mob boss in town (Bruce Willis) to retrieve the money from the heist.
The Dilemma, 1h51
Directed by Ron Howard
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Films about sexuality
Actors Vince Vaughn, Jennifer Connelly, Winona Ryder, Kevin James, Channing Tatum, Queen Latifah
Roles paul morgan
Rating53% 2.650192.650192.650192.650192.65019
Ronny (Vince Vaughn) and Nick (Kevin James) are best friends and partners in a small auto design firm. Ronny is in a long-term relationship with his girlfriend Beth (Jennifer Connelly) while Nick is married to Geneva (Winona Ryder). The two have recently been given an opportunity to pitch an eco friendly car to Dodge.
Transformers: Dark of the Moon, 2h37
Directed by Michael Bay
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, War, Thriller, Fantastic, Action, Adventure
Themes Films set in Africa, Space adventure films, Jeu, Politique, Films about the Apollo program, Sur la Lune, Films set in the future, Films about extraterrestrial life, Films about toys, Political films, Alternate history films, Sur la Lune, Films about extraterrestrial life, Alien invasions in films, Robot films, Disaster films
Actors Shia LaBeouf, Josh Duhamel, John Turturro, Tyrese Gibson, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Patrick Dempsey
Roles Sideswipe (voice)
Rating62% 3.148733.148733.148733.148733.14873
In 1961, the Ark, a Cybertronian spacecraft carrying an invention capable of ending the war between the Autobots and Decepticons, lands on the far side of the Earth's Moon. The crash is detected on Earth by NASA, and President John F. Kennedy authorizes a mission to put a man on the Moon as a cover for investigating the craft. In 1969, the crew of Apollo 11 lands on the Moon to explore the craft.
X-Men: First Class, 2h12
Directed by Matthew Vaughn
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Fantastic, Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Themes Seafaring films, Transport films, Superhero films, Political films, Alternate history films, Super-héros inspiré de comics
Actors James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Rose Byrne, January Jones, Jennifer Lawrence, Oliver Platt
Roles US General
Rating76% 3.8468053.8468053.8468053.8468053.846805
In 1944, in a German concentration camp in occupied Poland, Nazi scientist Dr. Klaus Schmidt witnesses a young Erik Lensherr bend a metal gate with his mind when the child is separated from his mother. In his office, Schmidt orders Lensherr to move a coin on his desk, and kills the boy's mother when Lensherr cannot. In grief and anger, Lensherr's magnetic power manifests, killing two guards and destroying the room. Meanwhile, at a mansion in Westchester County, New York, child telepath Charles Xavier meets young shapeshifter Raven, whose natural form is blue-skinned and scaly. Overjoyed to meet someone else "different", he invites her to live with his family as his foster sister.