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One of the world's foremost authorities on structural security agrees to take on one last job: breaking out of an ultra-secret, high-tech facility called "The Tomb." Deceived and wrongly imprisoned, Ray Breslin must recruit fellow inmate Emil Rottmayer to help devise a daring, nearly impossible pla
With American society in decay, railroad magnate Dagny Taggart begins to notice the mysterious disappearance of the world's leading artists, businessmen and thinkers. While struggling to keep her business afloat despite an economic crisis marked by collectivism and groupthink, Dagny soon discovers
From the time he was a child, Charles Farmer had only one goal: to be an astronaut. Earning his degree in aerospace engineering and joining the Air Force as a pilot, Farmer was a natural for NASA's astronaut training program and was well on his way when a family situation forced him to drop out. Bu
An adaptation of former prosecutor Vincent Bugliosi's book of the same name, focusing on the life and personality of Charles Manson and how he got people to commit the murders that eventually landed him in prison.
In America, the police are sworn to uphold the law and protect the innocent. But on the streets, it's everyone for themselves--and the streets are where policeman Eldon Perry honed his craft. Perry is a veteran cop in Los Angeles, one of the toughest cities in the world. A member of the LAPD's elite
The year is 1955 and the town of Northfork is literally about to be "dammed," flooded to make way for a new hydroelectric project. The town's rugged plains are going to drown, its Heartland houses will be swept away and its citizens are heading for higher ground. With the exception of a few stoic
Based on the actual events when a group of 9 miners got trapped beneath the earth in the Quecreek mine in Pennsylvania and the community united their efforts to save them.
An unemployed actor in Los Angeles decides to commit suicide in two days and enlists the help of a friend to make a documentary recording his final hours.
An aimless young man can''t seem to stop gambling, drinking, and scalping tickets, even though all of his friends are settling down and making good money at legitimate jobs. Desperate for cash, he secures a loan from an acquaintance by agreeing to coach the Little League team of the Cabrini Green housing projects in Chicago. His new job gives him purpose and he starts to turn his life around.
On a sleepy Sunday morning in December as children played and families prayed, squadrons of Japanese war planes screamed across the skies of a Hawaiian paradise and launched a surprise attack on the U.S. armed forces at Pearl Harbor--the infamous day that jolted America from peaceful isolationism to total war and altered the course of world history. The story focuses on the life changing events surrounding December 7, 1941 and the war''s devastating impact on two daring young pilots--one from the U.S. Army Air Corps, the other from the British Royal Air Force--and a beautiful dedicated nurse, with whom both of them fall in love. It is a tale of catastrophic defeat, heroic victory, personal courage and overwhelming love set against a backdrop of wartime action.
A couple is falsely accused of molesting their sons. Based on the real-life story of the Kniffen family, the telefilm takes place in the 1980s, when several highly publicized child molestation cases were at the forefront of news coverage. The coerced testimony of the couple's two young children at a
A down and out journalist finds his chance to turn his life around when he successfully manages to have a murder case reopened, just as the man convicted for the crime awaits execution on death row. The journalist fights against time to prove the man''s innocence and save his life.
Miles Logan is a professional jewel thief who is forced to hide $20 million worth of diamonds in a construction site when a heist goes bad. Logan is sent away to jail for three years. When he finally returns to the site, Logan finds that the area has become the new home of a Los Angeles police department precinct and decides that impersonating a detective may be the only way to retrieve his loot.
When Brian and Mary Foster are caught in a freak electrical storm while out on their rented boat, Mary disappears overboard into the "Bermuda Triangle." Two locals offer to help Brian: Sykes, a middle-aged man, who lost his wife in a similar storm, and Charlie, a young scientist, who offers to test
A series of short vignettes link Lillian, a 21-year-old grifter who is locked in her Hollywood motel room with a strange man, a violinist who won't stop playing his instument, a New age fanatic addicted to colonics, and to two prostitutes harassed by their pimp.
In the waning days of the California primary election of 1996, Bill Clinton has secured the Democratic nomination and Bob Dole is in place to run against him. Incumbent US Senator Jay Bulworth, while still holding off a challenger, suffers a nervous breakdown and decides to commit suicide by hiring
A stoic ex-con pursued by a ruthless gunrunner and undercover federal agents drives a truckload of illegal weapons across the country.
Detectives clash while investigating political corruption.
An avowed alcoholic, Ben drank away his family, friends and, finally, his job. With deliberate resolve, he burns the remnants of his life and heads for Las Vegas to end it all in one final binge. On the strip, Ben picks up a street-smart hooker named Sera in what might have been another excess in his self-destructive jag. Instead their chance meeting becomes a respite on the road to oblivion as something connects between these two disenfranchised souls.
True-life drama about a woman's search to find the son she was forced to give up for adoption 18 years earlier. Based on Carol Shaefer's book.
When a widower remarries, he and his children must learn to deal with the memories of the deceased, and accept the new woman in their lives.
A woman attempts to solve the mystery of her sister's disappearance and concludes that her brother-in-law was responsible. Based on a true story.
Based on a true story, a woman fights to rescue her 7-year-old daughter from the Middle East after she is abducted by her Jordanian father.
True story of a mentally ill young woman who opens fire on a room full of children in an Illinois school.
The story of the record-setting $25 billion leveraged buyout of RJR Nabisco, and the effect of the move on employees.
A police detective connects a series of brutal murders and falls in love with the killer's next victim; a young, blind woman he has sworn to protect.
A television movie based on the classic Willa Cather novel. At the turn of the century, a young woman tames the unyielding Nebraska lands she inherits from her father and learns self-reliance amid the hardships of pioneer life.
A man returns to his hometown and a series of dark secrets are revealed.
A father is forced to re-examine his relationship with his son while facing a major crisis of his own. The young man returns home from college to heated tensions with his father, who may lose his job when the local factory unexpectedly announces cutbacks.
A look at small town morality and sensibilities, through the eyes of an outcast, adopted teenager who believes her real mother was the town's nonconformist Roxy Carmichael. Roxy, the town celebrity, is due to participate in a dedication, but never shows up.
Story of a doctor helping troubled teenagers in the inner city of Los Angeles.
Courtroom drama about a young lawyer and an older 1960s activist lawyer who team up to free a man jailed for a murder he did not commit.
A television movie based on the Woodward & Bernstein book depicting the final days of the Nixon administration. Spanning a period from April 1973 to August 1974, the film details Richard Nixon's attempts to block the investigation into the bungled burglary of Democratic Party headquarters in Washing
A political appointee risks her job and her life to expose corruption.
A live, dramatic telecast about Raymond Graham, a convicted killer who has spent five years on death row, and is scheduled to die at 10:58 PM. He waits with his family, his victim's family, and those who favor and oppose his execution, for the final word on clemency -- his last and only hope for sur
Dianne Wiest is a rape victim, a schoolteacher and mother of two, who comes to grips with her fears and, at a crisis center, agrees to meet face-to-face with hardened rapists in an experimental therapy program.
Eric is a hippie who goes to a Mennonite town in Pennsylvania for a funeral and finds a way of life that he did not know existed. Intrigued by the lifestyle and attracted to a girl named Hazel, Eric finds himself undergoing a religious conversion.
A law student discovers that his girlfriend is the daughter of his toughest professor.
A campus reunion is the setting for a jealous husband to take revenge on his wife's former lover, his college rival, still convinced that the two are seeing each other after all these years.
This special tells the story of the Battlestar Pegasus several months prior to it finding the Galactica. It reveals Lee Adama's first mission as commander of the Battlestar Pegasus and the story of how Admiral Cain served her ship during the original Cylon attack on the colonies.
Documentary about the Roman Empire in the 1st Century A.D. and the lasting legacies of Emperors Caesar Augustus, Caligula, Claudius and Nero. Born in times of crisis amid civil war, Caesar Augustus is capable of brutal violence and tender compassion. He is influential, forging the image of Roman gr
The career of a rising young lawyer is jeopardized by a former lover.
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
May 1970. Byron Shaw is set to graduate from Kent State and is on his way to Columbia Law School. His friend Dexter Johnson opts to stay in the National Guard. Byron's girlfriend, Eileen, and his younger sister, Christie, are also students at Kent State. When Dexter's Guard unit opens fire on studen
A two-part miniseries. Dramatizes the events leading up to the 1954 Supreme Court decision on school desegregation, "Brown vs. Board of Education."
Recounts the true story of master spy John Walker Jr. The espionage organization he established over a two-decade period may have provided enough secrets to the Soviets to alter the balance of power between the USSR and the United States. In the process, Walker destroyed his family.
A seven-part miniseries set ten years after a hypothetical Soviet takeover of the United States. The story relates how the release of a political dissident from prison triggers strong reactions from his estranged family, his childhood friend (now a rising figure in the new regime), the leaders of th
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
The third in NBC's "Best Seller" series, this three-part serialization of Norman Bogner's novel about a poor young man from New York's lower east side who becomes a power in the garment industry in the post-Depression era won Emmy Award nominations for Steven Keats and Dori Brenner.
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