The Peacemaker (1997) – Mimi Leder

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The Peacemaker (1997)

Mimi Leder

Genre: Thriller

Price: $ 4.99

Rental Price: $ 3.99

Release Date: September 23, 1997

Superstars George Clooney and Nicole Kidman strike sparks when they join forces to stop a nuclear terrorist in this explosive action-adventure. When a train carrying atomic warheads mysteriously crashes in the former Soviet Union, brilliant nuclear specialist Dr. Julia Kelly (Kidman) discovers the accident is really part of a diabolical plot to cover up the theft of the weapons. Assigned to help her recover the missing bombs is crack Special Forces Colonel Thomas Devoe (Clooney), whose brash, take-no-prisoners style clashes with Kelly's more diplomatic approach. Putting aside their personal difference – and their budding romance – together they race against time as they track the last remaining warhead to the steps of the United Nations in this taut apocalyptic thriller from director Mimi Leder.

© © 2007 Dreamworks LLC. All Rights Reserved.

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On the Basis of Sex – Mimi Leder

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On the Basis of Sex

Mimi Leder

Genre: Drama

Price: $ 14.99

Release Date: December 25, 2018

Inspired by the powerful true story of a young Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Academy Award® nominee Felicity Jones), On the Basis of Sex depicts a then-struggling attorney and new mother facing adversity in her fight for equal rights. When Ruth takes on a ground-breaking case, she knows the outcome could alter the courts' view of gender discrimination. Stronger together, Ruth teams up with her husband, Martin Ginsburg (Armie Hammer), to fight the case that catapults her into one of the most important public figures of our time.

© © 2018 Focus Features. All Rights Reserved.

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Pay It Forward – Mimi Leder

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Pay It Forward

Mimi Leder

Genre: Drama

Price: $ 7.99

Rental Price: $ 0.99

Release Date: February 17, 2001

Social studies teacher Eugene Simonet (Kevin Spacey) gives his class an assignment: look at the world around you and fix what you don't like. One student comes up with an idea: #1 it is something that really helps people; #2 something they can't do it by themselves; and #3 do it for them, then do it for three other people.

© © 2001 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. All rights reserved.

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Deep Impact – Mimi Leder

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Deep Impact

Mimi Leder

Genre: Sci-Fi & Fantasy

Price: $ 9.99

Rental Price: $ 2.99

Release Date: May 8, 1998

What would you do if you knew that in a handful of days an enormous comet would collide with Earth and all humanity could be annihilated? The countdown to doomsday is underway in this "gut-wrenching, eye-opening blast of a movie experience" (Jeff Craig, Sixty Second Preview). Mimi Leder (The Peacemaker) directs, guiding an all-star cast featuring Robert Duvall, Tea Leoni, Elijah Wood, Vanessa Redgrave, Maximilian Schell and Morgan Freeman. With the film's dynamic fusion of large-scale excitement and touching, human-scale storylines, Deep Impact makes its impact felt in a big and unforgettable way.

© © 1998 by Paramount Pictures. All Rights Reserved.

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