Movie and TV Anniversaries for July 2017

by IMDb-Editors | last updated - 2 months ago

Take a look at some of the movies that are celebrating milestone anniversaries this month.

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Tommy Lee Jones and Will Smith in Men in Black (1997)

Men in Black turns 20 on July 2.

Fun Fact: Men in Black was the second highest grossing movie in the US in 1997, coming in behind title/tt0120338/]Titanic[/url]. In 1998 MiB took home the Academy Award for Best Makeup, beating out Mrs Brown and Titanic.

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Jeff Bridges and Cindy Morgan in TRON (1982)

TRON turns 35 on July 9.

Fun Fact: Jeff Bridges (Kevin Flynn / Clu) and Bruce Boxleitner (Alan Bradley / Tron) are the only actors to appear in both TRON (1982) and TRON: Legacy (2010).

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Matthew McConaughey, Christian Bale, and Izabella Scorupco in Reign of Fire (2002)

Reign of Fire turns 15 on July 12.

Fun Fact: In 2014, Christian Bale and Matthew McConaughey would later compete against one another for the Oscar for Best Actor in a Leading role for their performances in American Hustle and Dallas Buyers Club. McConaughey took home the Oscar for his portrayl of Ron Woodroof.

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Tom Hanks and Tyler Hoechlin in Road to Perdition (2002)

Road to Perdition turns 15 on July 12.

Fun Fact: A 14-year-old Tyler Hoechlin beat out over 2,000 candidates for the role of Michael Sullivan's son. He currently stars as Clark Kent/Superman on the CW series "Supergirl."

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Peter Weller, Miguel Ferrer, Stephen Berrier, Sage Parker, Felton Perry, and Yolonda Williams in RoboCop (1987)

RoboCop turns 30 on July 17.

Fun Fact: RoboCop along with Basic Instinct (1992), Starship Troopers (1997), and Hollow Man (2000) are four separate movie franchises in which the first movie, directed by Paul Verhoeven, was successful, but their sequels (not directed by Verhoeven) either performed poorly at the box office or were released Direct-to-VHS/DVD.

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Jon Hamm and Jessica Paré in Mad Men (2007)

"Mad Men" turns 10 on July 19.

Fun Fact: January Jones and Christina Hendricks both appeared in the TV movie "Sorority," eight years before being reunited on "Mad Men.".

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Richard Dean Anderson, Don S. Davis, Christopher Judge, Teryl Rothery, Michael Shanks, and Amanda Tapping in Stargate SG-1 (1997)

"Stargate SG-1" turns 20 on July 27.

Fun Fact: Christopher Judge (Teal'c) appeared in 212 of the series' 213 episodes, being absent only from the 2005 episode "Stargate SG-1: Prometheus Unbound." In second place is Amanda Tapping (Samantha Carter) who appeared in a total of 207 episodes.

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Burt Reynolds, Jon Voight, Ned Beatty, Ronny Cox, and Bill McKinney in Deliverance (1972)

Deliverance turns 45 on July 30.

Fun Fact: Deliverance was Ned Beatty's feature film debut.

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Corey Feldman, Corey Haim, and Jamison Newlander in The Lost Boys (1987)

The Lost Boys turns 30 on July 31.

Fun Fact: The Lost Boys was Corey Haim and Corey Feldman's first film together. They appeared together in the subsequent films: License to Drive (1988), Dream a Little Dream (1989), Blown Away (1992), National Lampoon's Last Resort (1994), Dream a Little Dream 2 (1995), Busted (1996), Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star (2003), and Lost Boys: The Tribe (2008).

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Kurt Russell in Grindhouse (2007)

Death Proof turns 10 on July 21.

Fun Fact: Zoë Bell performed her own stunts in Death Proof Bell was the stunt double for Uma Thurman in the Kill Bill: Vol 1 and 2, which was also directed by Quentin Tarantino and got her start as the stunt double for Lucy Lawless in "Xena: Warrior Princess."