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Cast (feature film)
Three generations of a family come together one summer, around the eventual passing of the patriarch of the family, a WWII veteran. Gathered at the family home and in and around their beautiful shoreline town, years of resentment and betrayal within the family surface, and the grandson, a college s
Set in a New Jersey neighborhood, a group of regular guys launch into a tirade of introspection when their longtime friend and successful Hollywood producer has a homecoming. No one feels the gap more acutely than his best friend, a failed publishing exec, working on a screenplay, living in Jersey,
Follows a few days in the lives of a group of Los Angeles twenty-somethings searching for fame while drowning in illusion and addiction. Max is a struggling actor whose gambling problem is plunging him deeper and deeper into debt while his girlfriend, Brigette, struggles daily with alcohol. When Br
It is the second day of school in the tiny town of Babylon, Long Island. The residents of the town--stranded housewives, embittered school teachers, aspiring actresses and introverted failures bear witness to the coming of Fall, unaware of the strange odyssey and momentous changes that the day has i
Jordan works at his father's liquor store where he meets a lot of women while advising them about which Chardonnay to serve with fish. But it's not until a blind date with a casting director named Sarah that he feels like he's met "the one." Moving at the sound of speed, the couple have a whirlwind
When Maddie Parker is stranded at the airport by a blizzard on Christmas Eve with her soon-to-be ex-husband, Matt Hill, a meeting with Ruth and Earl Lewis, who have been married for 49 years, causes them to realize that their marriage is worth saving despite Matt's one-night extramarital affair.
More than a man. Less than a God. Everything you've ever heard about history's mightiest hero is only a myth. The son of Zeus was robbed of his divine birthright when he was stolen from his cradle by the evil Hades and fed a potion that made him mortal. Now, armed with only his great strength and hi
An unmarried woman in her forties is caught in a simultaneous battle with a stormy relationship and a diagnosis of breast cancer.
Jack Klugman and Tony Randall reprise the roles they created in the long-running comedy series, "The Odd Couple." Based on Neil Simon's play and the 1968 theatrical film release. Felix and his wife are preparing for their daughter's marriage, but everything is put on hold when Felix learns that Osca
Kojak charms a beautiful heiress, who becomes key figure in a mystery involving art thefts, murder, and munitions smuggling.
A small-town eccentric is befriended by an extra-terrestrial in a pin-striped suit. He offers to build the alien a landing strip so he can visit the town more often, but his neighborly gesture creates havoc in the community.
A widow thinks she's ready for a new romance with her high school sweetheart, a physician of considerable means. The only thing standing in the way of rekindling this first love is the presence of his very attractive, very together 37-year-old girlfriend.
After her business owner father kicks pregnant Annie May Bonner out of his house, she marries Jesse, the working-class son of one of her father's employees.
Based on a true story about a woman who is institutionalized as mentally retarded for 30 years while struggling to reach the outside world through her writing.
A CIA agent with a bad reputation teams up with an insurance agent in an adventure involving UFO''s and the KGB.
The lives of two best friends and career railroad workers are radically changed when the railroad is abandoned in favor of an air freight company.
In this television movie, a father and son, both doctors, ruin their lives and careers when they get hooked on substances -- the father as an alcoholic and the son as an addict using various and sundry drugs. Consequently, their families face disintegration and their patients are put in danger.
A successful Los Angeles restaurater finds himself being stalked by five women who remember him as the sadistic former Nazi doctor who three decades earlier had tortured them during their concentration camp internment -- and that one of them has drawn the assignment of executing him. The plot, unfor
A lady marine biologist, determined to save herself until marriage, meets a handsome attorney who is not used to being rejected sexually, and it becomes a battle of wills as to who will emerge the winner in this romantic comedy.
In his television dramatic debut, George Burns is a geriatric relegated to a nursing home after his wife's death by son Cliff Robertson, and Robby Benson is his retarded grandson who takes on the task of getting the old man to shake off his lethargy and get back on his feet. James DiPasquale and Dor
The true-life story of Tom Butterfield and his crusade to provide a family life for homeless youngsters, becoming not only the first bachelor but also the youngest single adult to become a legal foster parent in the state of Missouri. It was filmed in Marshall, Missouri, where his story continues to
A spoiled rich girl joins the Army and changes her life.
A light-hearted dramatization of the autobiography of Harold Krents, a blind Harvard Law School student trying to make his way in a sighted world. Krents, whose experiences inspired the play and film, "Butterfiles Are Free," subsequently has become a lawyer -- although he initially was rejected by 4
Julie Harris in an adaptation of Plath's autobiographical novel, which details a young woman's summer in New York working for a Mademoiselle-like magazine, return home to New England, and subsequent breakdown all amidst the horrors of the fifties, from news of the Rosenbergs' execution to sleazy disc jockeys and predatory college boys.
Working-class teens compete with a college cycling team.
A bittersweet story of a teenage Jewish girl who falls in love with an escaped Nazi prisoner of war in a small Georgia town during World War II. Esther Rolle won the Emmy as Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Special for her performance in this film which also was nominated as the
The story of a middle-aged wife and mother with two young sons who is forced to face the truth about her life after being confronted by her teenage daughter, born out of wedlock and given up for adoption, who has returned seeking the truth about her origins.
A white divorcee''''s marriage to a black man could cost her custody of her daughter.
A progressive psychiatrist clashes with the conservative head nurse at a state institution.
A Texas ranching family fights to survive changing times.
Profile of actor David Strickland. An up-and-comer in Hollywood with roles on the television series "Suddenly Susan," "Mad About You" and "Sister, Sister," and a movie role in "Forces of Nature," 29-year-old Strickland committed suicide at the Oasis Motel in Las Vegas on March 22, 1999.
Presentation of the 25th Anniversary International Emmy Awards celebrating the best television programs produced and broadcast outside the United States.
Desperate for a summer job, a teenage boy masquerades as a girl and is hired to be a chambermaid in the Ocean Breeze Motel. There he must fend off the advances of the motel owner's grandson (an experience which enlightens his own attitudes toward women), while maintaining his dual identities and pur
A three-part "ABC Afterschool Special" focusing on the lives of a group of high-school-age friends who work in a suburban mall and their individual struggles to make critical decisions that will shape their futures.
A comedy pilot for an unsold CBS series about a trio of cats that control their household and their human housemates.
A comedy special that features a 17-year-old television buff, his wacky family, and what he watches on television to escape from it all.
The story of Elly and Walt Parker, a middle-aged couple who must abandon their plans for a carefree retirement and once again assume parental responsibilities when their children and an elderly in-law move in.
A musical adaptation of Studs Terkel's book about the average working man and woman which takes the viewpoint that he or she is anything but average.
A television adaptation of the Neil Simon play about the trials and tribulations of a young newlywed couple struggling to make a life for themselves in New York City.
The trials and tribulations of Diana Smythe, a beautiful young divorcee newly arrived in New York City from London. Stories depict her home life at 4 Sutton Place, Apartment 11-B, a fabulously luxurious bachelor flat owned by her brother, Roger, an anthropologist presently in Ecuador. Stories also c
The misadventures of Herb Kosta, an unemployed aerospace technician too qualified for the jobs he might find, and his slightly wacky family.
A theatrical adaptation of the autobiography of writer Lorraine Hansberry.
The story relates incidents in the life of railroad worker Milton Barker as he crosses New York harbor each night aboard the floats that connect two freight lines.
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
An eight-hour miniseries based on Alexandra Ripley's novel, "Scarlett," the sequel to "Gone With the Wind." Scarlett O'Hara travels to Ireland to be with family and escape the confusion of her rocky marriage to Rhett Butler.<P>Separated from Scarlett and seeking a divorce, Rhett is now pursued passi
Tinselly eight-hour miniseries based on Judith Krantz's best-selling romantic novel of, as the publicity releases heralded, "a young woman's struggle to preserve her father's magazine empire against treachery from within, set against the glamorous, exciting and powerful world of New York magazine pu
A lovingly filmed version of the book by Lillian Rogers Parks, the crippled seamstress-maid who, along with her mother, served for fifty-two years as a White House domestic during eight presidential administrations. A mixture of pop history of the Twentieth Century and the private lives of the vario
The unparalleled success of "Roots" in 1977 prompted this continuation of Alex Haley's saga, beginning with the events where its predecessor ended in 1882 and bringing the story to the present with James Earl Jones playing Haley and Marlon Brando as American Nazi leader George Lincoln Rockwell, who
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
A poor New York teenager of the mid-1930s is forced into prostitution despite sincere efforts to make a living otherwise, and ultimately she becomes the city's most famous madam. An Emmy Award nomination went to Yvonne Wood for her period costumes. Subsequently shown in two parts over four hours.
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