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Cast (feature film)
In a small Midwestern town, a troubled teen with homicidal tendencies must hunt down and destroy a supernatural killer whilst keeping his own inner demons at bay.
A group of retired, bored, senior citizens decide to rob a bank.
A man who has given up on being a singer/songwriter to support his family learns that his daughter has entered him in a TV talent competition and must decide if he'll pursue his dream again.
A group of kids with special powers and their trusted dog are sent back in time on a mission to restore the famous stories and their place in history as the mad President and Minister of Cultural Affairs are trying to change them. They face many obstacles setting the history straight and not mixing
It's Schuufy's birthday, and the Oogieloves - Goobie, Zoozie and Toofie - along with their friends - J. Edgar, Windy Window and Ruffy - are organizing a party. (Shh! It's a secret.) Everything is going along just perfectly until J. Edgar trips and loses the last five magical balloons in all of Lovel
One year ago, an underwater tremor released great numbers of prehistoric piranhas in Lake Victoria during spring break. Now, some of the deadly, razor-toothed fish have gotten into the plumbing of the small town and are showing up in local swimming pools and the newly-opened summer attraction, the B
Dan Topler should be on top of the world - but instead, he's on top of the Brooklyn Bridge, ready to jump until NYPD Officer Franklin pulls him back from the ledge. That means another trip to court, where the cocaine-addicted Dan is sent to rehab again. Housed in a cushy, seaside clinic called Liv
Chronically underachieving cousins Danny and Phil O'Donnell are forced to run the family pub in order to save their crazy Uncle Pete from jail and financial ruin.
Gregory is devoutly religious and wants to kill bad people to make sure they go to heaven. Gary, who works assembling trophies, wants to kill potential trophy winners, and his intern Graham would do anything to become a trophy maker. Vinny drives a road emergency vehicle so he can meet people and ma
Eva is a newlywed who has it all: a successful career as a top marriage counselor, a hot husband and the answers to everything. But when she finds out that her parents are getting a divorce and her hubby has neglected to mention his first wife, Eva's perfect world begins to crumble. Is true love lit
Kaitlyn, an ER nurse tending to a young stabbing victim, is accidentally electrocuted by the defibrillator used in an effort to save the woman's life. Almost immediately, she starts to experience the victim's memories. Kaitlyn turns to family, friends and the police, but no one takes her seriously.
10-year-old Billy Kirkfield is convinced that he's dying and determined to be remembered. In remission from cancer, Billy's temporary baldness has scared off all but his two best friends--a Native American pacifist and a recent Jamaican immigrant. Along their journey of self-discovery they conquer
A fairy tale character who is about to flunk out of fairy tale school, Jack must perform a heroic deed by Monday or fail miserably, just like his father before him. Anxious to make good, Jack sells his C.O.W. (Computer of Wonder) for a handful of magic beans and a mysterious book that records his a
Every year the population of sleepy Lake Victoria explodes from 5,000 to 50,000 for Spring Break, a riot of sun and drunken fun. But this year, there's something more to worry about than hangovers and complaints from local old timers; a new type of terror is about to be cut loose on Lake Victoria. A
Self-centered, status-conscious, ten year old Ryann Hale journeys to Montana to visit her down-to-earth grandpaw, Bill. Ryann bonds with a wolfdog, Buck, and schemes to save him from a cruel dogsledder.
In the faraway kingdom of Dor, four unlikely heroes emerge: Despereaux, a brave mouse banished to the dungeon for speaking with a human; Roscuro, a good-hearted rat who loves light and soup, but is exiled to darkness; Pea, a Princess in a gloomy castle who is prisoner to her father's grief; and Mig,
Three young flies set off on a courageous mission to become the first insects on the moon by hitching a ride on the historic Apollo 11 space flight. The year is 1969 and like everyone else in the world, Nat and his pals IQ and Scooter are abuzz over the upcoming launch of the first manned mission t
A high school kid who has been making movies in his backyard longs to become a film director. A trip to Hollywood and a meeting with such role models as George Lucas and Steven Spielberg affirms his choice of career--but the kid is so in love with his highschool sweetheart he's reluctant to leave hi
An old hippie owns a bistro that only sells cereal and spends his days serving cereal and chatting with the local clientele about the history of cereal and the ideal milk to flake ratio. Suddenly his utopian state is disrupted when a competitor shrewdly rips off the concept and opens his own cereal
Veteran bar-owner Murray is closing his bar, Murray's. However, hopes for a quiet closing are dashed when a freak blizzard whips through, stranding a host of zany people all night. Between drinks and karaoke, alliances are formed, broken, and blown sky-high. A new life comes into the world, and an o
A brother and sister involved in an incestuous relationship attempt to recover an inheritance that their vindictive, deceased mother buried herself with.
Despite the fact she is supposedly very intelligent, Evie flubs interviews at various top-ranked universities, coming off as both antisocial and airheaded. Evie's tactic seems intended both to keep her alongside brain-damaged sister Emily and to wreak vengeance on their cold, demanding mother.
When Neal decides to leave the field of law, and instead, follow his artistic dreams, he is met by a goofy gentleman who leads him on a search for answers, found down an imaginary highway.
A couple drives through middle America and burns churches.
A twisted love story focusing on a sexy hit woman, her equally-bad rival and the poetry-reciting insurance investigator she's hired to kill.
Arnold is up against a powerful industrialist who invades the city and buys everything in sight so he can knock it down and erect a huge "mall-plex." Can Arnold and his best friend Gerald find the document that can stop the bulldozers?
Ryan Mitchell's parents don't understand him. His teenage brother constantly blames him for the bad things he's done. And to top it all off, the girl he's in love with is dating the local bully. One day, after being chased by the bully, Ryan stumbles upon an ancient Navajo burial ground where he fin
Adaptation of Margaret Edson's play about Dr. Vivian Bearing, a renowned professor of English and scholar of poet John Donne who is forced to reassess her life when she is diagnosed with terminal ovarian cancer.
Movie pilot that centers around Manhattan in 1948 during the early days of the new television industry. Characters include an all-American girl who comes to New York to join emerging television network, Empire Television; a floor manager who aspires to direct; a twentysomething jazz musician who str
A 12-year-old boy moves with his father and Uncle Fred to a Minnesota town seemingly haunted by a curse that prevents its residents from celebrating Halloween.
Three futuristic short films ("Happy Birthday," "The Other Side" and "Reaching Normal") are woven together through a wraparound narrative which finds an arrogant movie mogul's life transformed after his temp takes him hostage and forces him to watch three shorts as "life lessons" that will help him
A young Seattle journalist takes a job working on a tabloid and is assigned a story on a mental-hospital inmate who claims he can predict peoples' deaths. She is skeptical of him until she starts experiencing strange events related to a near-death experience she had years earlier.
Adaptation of Lewis Carroll's novels about the adventures of a girl in a topsy-turvy world where nothing is what it seems to be. Young Alice chases the White Rabbit down his rabbit hole to a very strange world where she encounters a multitude of creatures and characters, including the Cheshire Cat,
Dr Elena Kinder, an evil billionaire, recognizes the genius of infant babies and tries to tap into their pre-language baby code to take over the world. One baby escapes from the clutches of Baby Co. and tries to expose the billionaire for what she is. Sly is one of twins who were separated at birth
An ambitious television reporter Tim O'Hara stumbles upon a real-life Martian whose space ship has crash landed on Earth. Believing this is the story of the millennium and his chance for a Pulitzer Prize, Tim makes his plans to expose the Martian, who, posing as Tim's Uncle Martin, takes human form
Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn head off on a series of exciting adventures that lead to mischief and mayhem wherever they go. No matter how hard they try, Tom and Huck just can't seem to stay out of trouble - but they have a lot of fun trying!
Sam Howard and Bill Driscoll, a harmless yet dimwitted pair, kidnap the rambunctious nine-year-old Andy, the richest kid in town. Andy dreams of being his favorite fictional character -- Red Chief, the Indian warrior. When the somewhat rowdy lad is kidnapped by the down-on-their-luck hobos, he prete
Little Anastasia and her grandmother, the Dowager Empress Marie, manage to escape the curse Rasputin lowers upon the rest of the Romanovs thanks to the enterprising help of a kitchen boy. But while Marie makes it back to her home in Paris, Anastasia becomes separated from her and is next seen a deca
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.
Dramatization based on two short stories: "Chattery Teeth" by Stephen King and "The Body Politic" by Clive Barker. A woman stranded on a desert highway in a broken down car is approached by an odd-looking stranger driving a Rolls Royce and pulling an Airstream trailer. Inside his trailer, Aaron Quic
A young businessman with a skill for magic tricks breaks down en route to his fiancee's parents' house on Christmas and ends up spending the holiday with a very different kind of family.
Joe and Mary, a pair of live-in lovers, have reached an impasse in their long-term relationship. Joe is an aspiring actor who earns a meager income as a waiter for a catering company while Mary is a successful make-up artist on high-fashion photo shoots. Mary wants to stop supporting Joe; however, J
An aspiring painter and Melrose Avenue boutique worker tries to scam some free rent by living in a convent and befriending the nuns.
Three sisters search for their long lost father and rediscover themselves when the wedding of one of them prompts them to bail their stripper sister out of jail. She soon goes back to stripping for her former boss, the man responsible for sending the sisters' father to jail. In order to take revenge
A bright and eager police rookie is assigned to a desk job on her first day of work. She is introduced to the circus-like world of criminal processing, where every suspect has a story that evokes a myriad of emotional reactions.
Spoof about a man who takes action against some people that are annoying him. Audience determines what brand of justice the hero will mete out to offending villains.
An outrageous, streetwise salesman comes up with an unusual new way for an orphanage to "move the merchandise." Along the way the salesman will find out the true meaning of family.
Retired gangster Jimmy the Saint has been living the quiet life in Denver until, out of the blue, he is summoned to visit his ex-boss, The Man With The Plan. As Jimmy learns, The Man has both a plan and an offer he can't refuse: a lot of money to pull off a simple "action," scaring off the kid who's
Taking refuge from a storm in an empty library, a timid young boy is sent on an amazing animated adventure by The Pagemaster, keeper of the books and guardian of the written word. Making the acquaintance of three books, each representing the timeless themes of Adventure, Fantasy and Horror, the boy takes a breathtaking journey as his new friends lead him through their limitless world of imagination.
On one fateful evening in 1939, WBN, a fourth radio network, is making its nationwide debut--and is engulfed in chaos. Penny Henderson, the station owner's secretary, has her hands full coping with a disgruntled sponsor, a tyrannical boss, an incompetent director, temperamental stars, unpaid writers
A tribute to the life and work of children''s story teller Theodor Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss.
A foster child believes that his luck will change if his beloved California Angels can win the pennant. Meanwhile, the last-place team''s manager is trying to turn the club around and save his job. He gets help from an angel named Al who miraculously leads the club to the playoffs.
Some kids trick their parents when they set up a phony summer camp.
Story traces the life of a twenty dollar bill and the people who come into contact with it.
A nanny-from-hell is hired to care for Morticia''s recently born son, Pubert, and winds up marrying Uncle Fester.
Live-action film version of the comic strip, created in the early 1950s, about a young boy and his unusual view of the world.
Two unassuming, less-than-adept excons encounter humorous calamities and outrageous characters while trying to survive in the world.
A television movie dramatizing the events surrounding the massive 1989 oil spill from the Exxon Valdez in Prince William Sound, Alaska.
The Addams family attempts to save their fortune from a group of thieves.
A supernaturally gifted horse aids a geologist and his son when they travel to a remote foreign land.
A mercenary from outer space tries to find some peace and quiet on planet earth.
Miserly Scrooge McDuck, along with his goofy pilot Launch Pad and his nephews Huey, Dewey and Louie, search the pyramids of Egypt for the fabled lost treasure of Collie Baba. They find the treasure, along with a magic lamp that holds an imprisoned genie. But while McDuck and the boys celebrate their
A thief is being sought by the police and other thieves for a priceless gem that he did not steal.
Marty McFly drives into the Old West to rescue Doc, whose blossoming romance makes him reluctant to return, from the clutches of the villainous Tannen Gang.
Sequel to the 1985 hit "Back to the Future," where Marty McFly goes into the future.
Four mental patients are accidentally separated from their therapist on an outing to a baseball game in New York City.
Gamblers tempt members of the Chicago White Sox to throw the World Series.
A woman encounters a young man who claims to be her long lost son.
A tough detective tries to clear a cartoon character charged with murder.
Bobo Shand (Howie Mandel) is a 28-year-old who was lost in the woods as a child and raised by a pack of wolves. When found by animal behaviorist Penny (Amy Steel), Bobo is returned to civilization in the hope that he can be tamed. Complicating matters is the fact that he is from a wealthy family and will inherit $30 million once he''s normal. Bobo''s brother, Reggie (Christopher Lloyd), a gambling degenerate, will do just about anything to cheat his brother out of the inheritance.
A young man travels into the past and almost keeps his parents from getting married.
An all-star cast gathers in a spooky old house to solve a murder in the fiendishly clever comedy spoof "Clue" (1985). Mrs. Peacock, Professor Plum, Colonel Mustard and the rest of the gang are all suspects in the diabolical crime. With three possible endings! Based on the classic board game and star
Take one ex-world championship rodeo rider. Add a defecting Russian ballerina. Then introduce Cupid. What you get is this amiable but wafer - thin tale the title of which tells the whole plot -- as with the similarly titled "The Cowboy and the Lady" about which Samuel Goldwyn, ordering up a script t
The crew of the Enterprise fights to protect the newly reborn Spock.
Genius scientist and adventurer Buckaroo Banzai does battle with some aliens that are unleashed after a high-speed car experiment opens another dimension.
An actor and his wife struggle to survive (and make a living) when the Nazis invade Poland in this remake of "To Be or Not to Be" (1942).
Jack and Caroline are a couple struggling to make ends meet. When Jack loses his job, they agree that he should stay at home and look after the house while Caroline works. It''s just that he''s never done it before, and really doesn''t have a clue...
Light-hearted Western teams an aging hired gunfighter and a determined Catholic nun in an effort to find sanctuary for a group of unwanted Apache children -- and they find the perfect spot: the town saloon that had been converted from the wooden frame church that used to stand there.
To make ends meet, suburban housewives Karen Valentine, Jamie Lee Curtis and Linda Purl join a prostitution ring run by local realtor Susan Flannery and find themselves trapped with a vice syndicate.
Three stories that make references to movies, directors, or movie characters. The first vignette is about a corporate lawyer who gets his wife to leave him, believing that raising their four children by himself will help him grow. The second tells the story of an erotic dancer who becomes the CEO of a company and exacts revenge on her male colleagues who once abused her. And in the last, an honest police officer begins to adopt the cynicism of his partner.
Biography of John Reid, alias the Lone Ranger.
Frank Chambers, a depression-era drifter ends up at a diner owned by Nick Papadakis, who offers Frank a job. Frank accepts the offer, and soon begins an affair with Nick''s wife Cora. The adulterous lovers soon plot to kill Nick and share in the insurance money.
Alcoholic police sergeant A.M. Valnikov is transferred from a homicide case to a burglary detail. Valnikov and his new partner Natalie are opposites, and initially do not get along. But as they overcome their differences to help solve the case, they find that they are attracted to each other.
Julie writes an advice column for the newspaper. Around the time she begins to get threatening notes, women in her therapy group start getting stabbed by some unidentfied attacker. Julie is assured by her therapist, ex-husband, friends and the police that there is no connection between these attacks
A woman who has a terminal illness struggles to accept her fate. But this acceptance is even more difficult for her lover, her sister and her daughter.
An intrepid team of stunt experts stage a daring air, sea and land rescue of a kidnapped movie star from the clutches of a suave, modern-day pirate who rules a sovereign fortress state in the middle of the Gulf of Mexico.
The story of gangster John Dillinger's mistress.
When his partner is killed by a disturbed ex-con, a policeman struggles to regain his confidence.
The story of young Butch Cassidy and The Sundance Kid, western outlaws.
This lighthearted Western was an unsuccessful series pilot in which two sisters -- a gun-toting tomboy and a beauty with an engaging smile -- team up to track down a pair of train robbers, suspects in the shooting of their father.
A horse thief escapes hanging by marrying a proper woman who expects him to work her gold mine.
A thirteen-year-old Native American boy who is quite urbanized goes to visit his terminally ill grandfather. At first, he is uncomfortable in his grandfather''s traditional environment, but eventually becomes accustomed to it and begins to appreciate his culture.
A small-time criminal fakes insanity in hopes of doing easy time in a mental hospital.
Producer (feature film)
A comic love story about Frankie, an aspiring young actress who lives in a black-and-white world, bouncing between bright romantic idealism and gloomy, defeatist slumps. A caffeine-fueled insomniac, Frankie is on a long-term losing streak: one shot auditions and disappointing dates. But when David S
An author discovers fame when his book skyrockets to the bestseller list. But the trappings of his success challenges his relationships to his wife and daughter and it takes a visit from a mysterious stranger telling him he has 40 days to live for him to get his moral bearings back.
Seventh annual presentation of the MTV movie awards.
Highlights from the "Taxi" television series, which aired from 1978 to 1983. Also, original cast members reminisce.
A behind-the-scenes look at the making of the feature film, "Dennis the Menace."
Live coverage of the sixty-fourth annual Academy Awards ceremony.
A presentation of the forty-third annual prime-time Emmy Awards honoring the best in television.
A special in which prominent celebrities of film, television, sports, and music join together to publicize the global crisis of pollution, starvation, and resource shortage under the sponsorship of giant media conglomerate Time Warner.
The third segment in the "Tales From the Hollywood Hills" collection of stories, airing as part of "Great Performances." This presentation is adapted from three of F. Scott Fitzgerald's "Pat Hobby Stories," and deals with a hard luck hack Hollywood screenwriter who starts an unlikely collaboration w
The story of Jerry Forbes, a successful New York lawyer, who, after his wife deserts him, relinquishes his practice and returns to his hometown of Columbus, Ohio, to begin a new life. In the pilot, Jerry and his former love, Laura King, meet for the first time in nineteen years.
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
Four knights from Mirabilis must fight to save their land.
Intrigue surrounding the discovery and publication of a controversial document that appears to be a long-lost ancient eyewitness account of the life of Christ, with David Janssen playing a public relations executive hired to promote this new version of the Bible. International film beauty Florinda B
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
Pilot for an animated series. As Billy and Mandy wish Mr. Snuggles, Billy's 10-year-old hamster, a happy birthday, The Grim Reaper arrives to take the aged rodent back to the netherworld. Mandy strikes a deal with the Grim Reaper; if he wins, he can keep Mr. Snuggles; but if she wins, she and Billy
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