Jared Tristan Padalecki (born July 19, 1982) is an American actor. He grew up in Texas and came to fame in the early 2000s after appearing on the television series Gilmore Girls as well as in several Hollywood films, including New York Minute and House of Wax. Padalecki has most recently become known for his starring role on the television series Supernatural.
Padalecki was born in San Antonio, Texas to Sharon L. (Kammer), a high school English teacher, and Gerald R. Padalecki, a tax supervisor and accountant. His paternal grandfather was Polish. He has an older brother, Jeff, and a younger sister, Megan. He attended James Madison High School in San Antonio and was named a candidate for the 2000 Presidential Scholars Program. In 1998, Padalecki and his partner Chris Cardenas won the National Forensic League national championship in Duo Interpretation. Padalecki won Fox TV's 1999 "Claim to Fame Contest"; he subsequently appeared at the Teen Choice Awards, where he met his current...
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Template:DISPLAYTITLE:Cry WolfCry_Wolf is a murder mystery 2005 film directed by Jeff Wadlow, after winning a million dollars at a 2002 Chrysler Film Competition.
By spreading an online rumor that a serial killer called "The Wolf" committed a recent murder and is planning to strike again, a mischievous group of friends create a description of "The Wolf's" intended victims who are based on the people they know best--each other. When the described "victims" suddenly start to disappear, the group is no longer able to determine where the lies end and the truth begins. As someone, or something, starts hunting the players themselves, the game turns terrifyingly real.
The movie begins in the woods where a woman (Becky) is running from someone. She manages to get ahead of the chaser but trips and crawls behind a tree hoping to conceal herself. The chaser comes to where she is, shining a flashlight around looking for Becky. He walks away and after a few moments pulls out a cellphone and...,
Flight of the Phoenix is a 2004 remake of the 1965 film The Flight of the Phoenix, based on the book of the same name. Survivors of a plane crash in the Gobi Desert work together to build a new plane.
The film opened in the US on December 17th with the tagline, "The only way out, is up."
When an Amacor oil rig in the Gobi Desert of Mongolia proves unproductive, Captain Frank Towns (Quaid) and copilot A.J (Gibson) are sent to shut the operation down. However, on their way to Beijing, a major dust storm forces them to ditch their C-119 Flying Boxcar in an uncharted area of the desert. Their cargo consists of used parts and tools from the rig, the rig's crew, and one lone drifter. On the way down, the plane is damaged beyond repair, one crewmember, Kyle, falls to his death out the plane's damaged cargo hatch, and two others, Dr. Gerber (Ditchfield) and Newman, die from trauma inflicted by turbulence and impact.
When the storm ends and the dust settles, it becomes apparent that they are...
New York Minute is a 2004 comedy teen film starring Mary-Kate Olsen, Ashley Olsen, and Eugene Levy. It was directed by Dennie Gordon and released on May 7, 2004. In the film Mary-Kate and Ashley play twins with opposing personalities who have a series of misadventures around the city of New York. The plot to the film is very similar to that of the twins' more recent movies involving criminals plots and new love interests.The story follows twin sisters Jane and Roxy Ryan, two twins with opposing personalities. Jane (Ashley Olsen) is an academic obsessed with order and planning, while Roxy (Mary-Kate Olsen) is a school truant who is only interested in rock music and her band, in which she is the drummer. The plot of the film happens over the course of one day. Jane's goal is to get to Columbia University in New York City in order to make a presentation at a scholarship competition. Roxy's goal is to skip school and attend the production of a Simple Plan music video, which also happens...,
A Ring of Endless Light is a 2002 Disney Channel Original Movie. It is one of two Disney adaptations of novels by Madeleine L'Engle, the other being A Wrinkle in Time, which aired on ABC in 2003.
15-year-old Vicky Austin, her younger sister Suzy and little brother Rob visit their grandfather, retired Reverend Eaton, on Seven Bay Island, but Vicky soon realizes that something is wrong. Her beloved grandfather seems to be seriously ill, but tries to pretend that nothing is wrong. Vicky faces other unexpected challenges as well. The rich but emotionally troubled boy Vicky met the previous summer, Zachary Gray, reappears to renew the acquaintance. Another boy, 17-year-old Adam Eddington, recruits Vicky to help him with a research project, working with a dolphin called Basil. Vicky discovers she can communicate telepathically with the dolphin and his mate - and possibly with Adam as well.
Vicky copes as best she can with the increasing stress placed on her by her grandfather's illness,...
Jared Padalecki was born in San Antonio, Texas, Bexar County