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Exotic dancer Passion and her two dancing friends, Midnight and Sunshine, find themselves running a car theft ring when Passion's auto-stealing brother, Toby, gets into trouble with his mob boss.
Tyler Gage has grown up all his life on the rough streets of the city and he knows he''s unlikely to ever make it out of there. But after a brush with the law lands Tyler with a community service gig at the city''s Maryland School of the Arts, everything changes. That''s when he meets Nora, the school''s prima ballerina, an alluring diva who is desperately searching for someone to replace her injured partner before the school''s all-important Senior Showcase. Spying Tyler''s moves, Nora can''t help but notice he''s got a raw but natural gift. She decides to take a chance on Tyler, but as they begin to train, the tension between them, and their polar opposite backgrounds, skyrockets. The only thing standing between Tyler and the void are his dreams of making it off the streets--and the only thing standing in the way of Nora''s obviously brilliant future is the Senior Showcase. Now, with everything on the line, Tyler will have just one performance to prove to Nora, and to himself, that he can step up to a life for larger than he ever imagined.
It''s every sports fan''s wildest, craziest fantasy--the chance to play on the field and go toe-to-toe with the larger-than-life heroes they idolize. Yet, in 1976, this seemingly fairy-tale scenario happened in real life. It was then that Vince Papale, a 30-year-old teacher and part-time bartender with little football experience other than being a season ticket-holder, entered the unprecedented public tryouts for his NFL favorites, the Philadelphia Eagles, and defied all expectations. Not only did Papale make the team--he remade the team, helping to inspire them to break through their 11-season losing and streak and rediscover their winning spirit. In the bicentennial year of 1976, Papale lived out the dreams of a city and a nation by taking on the impossible with an unsinkable attitude and becoming the NFL''s most unlikely rookie ever.
A nurse is hired by a wealthy man who fears that his catatonic wife was driven insane by his rotten ways. Locals, however, believe that she is the victim of a voodoo curse - one of the walking dead. The pair fall in love, but cannot marry as long as the wife is still alive. Racked by guilt and drink
Adaptation of Zora Neal Hurston's novel, written in the 1920's, about an African American woman who moves to the beat of her own drum in her quest to figure out her place in the world. This brings disdain from the conservative locals in her small town in Florida
A criminal leaving literary clues behind is chased down by two officers, one actively on his trail and the other his ex-partner from behind bars, convicted of murder himself.
When physicist Jack Murry and his partner Hank disappear without a trace, his children Meg and Charles Wallace and neighbor Calvin O'Keefe take it upon themselves to find him. Guided by Mrs. Whatsit, Mrs. Who and Mrs. Which, the children travel to two planets before finally reaching Camazotz, where
A town is terrorized by a large and fierce crocodile after the beast is resurrected from the age of dinosaurs.
Based on the real-life events of infamous computer hacker Kevin Mitnick, who was on the FBI's most wanted list when he hacked into the PC of a top computer security specialist, Tsutomu Shimomura, and taunted him. As a matter of pride Shimomura used all his resources and enlisted his colleagues to tr
America is a vast country--three thousand miles from end to end. But it's not the land that makes America so special--it's the people. Filmmaker Louis Schwartzberg packed-up his camera and hit the road, with a goal of capturing both the unparalleled beauty of the land and the incomparable spirit of
Troy is a boxer with dreams of going pro. In the meantime he deals drugs to make ends meet, straddling the world of Harlem's underground and that of the gym. After showing up late for a title bout, he's kicked out of Pete's straight-laced boxing club. Troy then makes plans for his revenge.
Holiday tale based on Kay Thompson's classic character six year old mischievous Eloise who lives in the Plaza Hotel in New York City with her nanny and various pets.
Students try to learn the secrets of life and death by resurrecting the burnt corpse of Dracula. Their teacher hopes to use Dracula's blood to counteract his own failing body. Standing against them is a Vatican-sanctioned vampire hunter who will stop at nothing to contain the vampire menace.
An undercover cop tries to find the mole within the police department.
A supernatural thriller that plunges into the deep claustrophobia and sensory deprivation of the underwater world. The journey begins as the crew of the USS Tiger Shark, a World War II sub prowling the mid-Atlantic waters, heads for its homeport in Connecticut. At the end of a long and deadly missi
Lafcadia, a skilled and deadly Rajput warrior, works at the behest of a brutal local warlord who regularly sends Lafacadia to carry out such savage punishments as beheadings and pillaging raids of entire villages. Then one day, Lafcadia decides to go straight. In the middle of a massacre, a mystical
A man makes a journey to self-discovery when he returns to his ancestral home on the coast of Newfoundland. After the death of his estranged wife, Quoyle's fortunes begin to change when his long lost Aunt Agnis convinces him to head north with his daughter Bunny. He relocates to the small coastal vi
Seventh grade. Junior high. A rite of passage every twelve-year-old looks forward to with that bittersweet mixture of anticipation and loathing. For paperboy Max Keeble, seventh grade means a chance at a new beginning and an opportunity to reinvent himself and start over. But he soon realizes that s
Movie pilot for a martial arts, action/adventure series about a battle raging between four modern-day warriors and the evil Shadowmen who seek to destroy all good in the world through a powerful ancient artifact long thought lost. The four warriors are pulled together by Os, a mystical leader who tr
Buck is an exercise equipment salesman with dreams of action and adventure. His encounters with two jewelry store thieves leads him to Liu, a private investigator who convinces Buck he is actually the long-lost son of a weathy businessman. Soon Buck's on his way to Korea and Turkey, becoming involve
Former stray dog Tramp has happily settled into upper class cocker spaniel Lady's New England household. The pair have four puppies together, including the restless young Scamp. Scamp hankers for life outside the cosy confines of his home, and one day escapes into the world to experience life as a s
You may remember Milwaukee Steve from that jock-itch commercial for Crotch Fresh. That was before Merv Griffin sued him for the not-so-flattering documentary he made about his time as a contestant on the "Wheel of Fortune". Now-because his movie has been banned-he's the hottest and funniest property
Director Martin Scorsese examines the glorious history of Italian cinema in this definitive film study.
An aristocrat in Victorian England falls in love with a mysterious woman who plans to betray him with his close friend as a sinister plot for revenge. Based on a novel by Wilkie Collins.
Zoe is researching a book on machismo in Madrid, where she interviews Antonio, an arrogant translator and prime example of her subject. However, romance with him is postponed when she meets Carl, a professor who owns a bookstore. This relationship goes wrong, as did her previous one with John, an ex
Adaptation of the Charles Dickens' novel, set in Victorian England, about an orphan who falls in with a gang of street thieves.
A ferociously determined mother sees her four-year-old son's treatment for epilepsy failing and, trusting her own study of his case, defies conventional wisdom to enroll him in a controversial diet treatment.
When a workaholic dentist with an unpleasant chair-side manner dies in a freak accident, she is denied admittance to Heaven. To earn entrance to the pearly gates, she must return to earth as the Tooth Fairy, with a stern warning never to appear to any children she visits and not to involve herself w
Giles is a woodsman and cider-maker who is informally engaged to Grace. When Grace returns from finishing school she finds herself increasingly estranged from her background and environment. Encouraged by her social-climbing father Melbury, a former woodsman who is now a self-made merchant, she shun
Jesse Harper is a winner on the gridiron who loses his love of the game after his father''s tragic death. He decides to quit his high-school football team, putting the blame on their losing tradition. But Kevin, Jesse''s kid brother, solicits heavenly intervention. He''s the only human who can witness the results when Al the Angel and his celestial co-horts come to town and slowly work their magic on the home team and the lives of the boys.
Meet the Beetles! "Microcosmos" stars ants, bees, ladybugs, butterflies, beetles, amorous snails and a world of other insects that often escapes your consciousness. Involving 15 years of research, 2 years of equipment design and 3 years of shooting, "Microcosmos" is a cinematic feat offering otherwo
An obsessive young woman tries to solve the riddle of her lover's mysterious death and attempts to take revenge on the three very decadent and sleazy witnesses to the event.
Instead of receiving an appointment to school near his home town of Genoa, a young teacher finds himself in a desolate Neopolitan outpost dominated by the local mafia.
A teenage newlywed jeopardizes her marriage when she falls for a punk with a violent streak.
The ancient story of Siddhartha, the prince of the Sakya clan whose own spiritual quest culminated in his attaining enlightenment, is interwoven with the contemporary tale of a blond American boy who is believed by Tibetan monks to be the reincarnation of an important lama.
A teenage girl is falsely convicted of a hit-and-run accident and sent to reform school. In order to gain early release and save her little sister from the true culprit, not to mention a perverted uncle, she becomes the star athlete of the reform school track team.
An unemployed civilian advertising executive lands a teaching job with the Army, and soon discovers that his radical teaching philosophy doesn''t please his rigid military superiors.
An accident creates a relationship between a model and a retired judge who spies on his neighbors.
A Polish immigrant wants to get even with his former wife.
After a recently married couple commit a crime, the husband dies and the wife marries her much younger brother-in-law, who may know where his brother hid the goods.
Henry Casey and White Fang help an Indian tribe solve the mystery of their disappearing caribou supply.
A group of magic raccoons use their shape shifting powers to save their forest home.
Sixteen-year-old Drew is a misfit back at home, but during two weeks on Martha's Vineyard visiting his aunt and uncle, he falls in love for the first time and begins to discover who he is.
In 1920s Australia, a young clergyman and his wife encounter painter Norman Lindsay due to a controversy over one of his paintings. The proper couple get caught up in and tempted by the painter's bohemian lifestyle.
An airplane pilot with a pig''''s head devotes his life to rescuing others.
Estranged after the death of their own child years earlier, a couple is brought back together during the summer they spend taking care of a friend''s child.
Sequel to "Three Men and a Baby," set six years later, when the three bachelors journey to England to stop the wedding of Sylvia (the mother of Mary the baby) to a British director.
A New York demolition entrepreneur leaves his children and their friends a house of their own that he is prevented from leveling.
A man gets a chance to see how his life would have been if he''d won a high school baseball playoff.
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The third installment of the classic Broadway musical based on the children's story "The Princess and the Pea." Carol Burnett played the role of Princess Winnifred in the first two productions, both of which aired on CBS, and in this version she will play the role of Queen Agravain, the overly prot
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