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Such is his dedication to the character that at times his acting is more possession than portrayal. The story plays out fairly simply, but the strength of the characters and their relationships, particularly Damon as Will and Robin Williams as psychologist Sean, are what propelled the film to its two Oscar wins in 1997. There are three seasons on Netflix with a fourth on the way. Through nothing but sweat, tears and an iron determination to break a chair over the back of inequality, they become the Gorgeous Ladies Of Wrestling. Desperate to feed demand and ratings, a local morning news director Rene Russo doesn't care how the footage is obtained so long as it's good. Captains Kirk, Picard, Sisko, Janeway, and Archer are ready and waiting to beam you up for more Starfleet adventures than you can shake a phaser at.
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