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While exploring the largest cave system on Earth, a dive team's only escape route is cut off after a tropical storm. Now, they must work together to find their way through an uncharted and dangerous underwater labyrinth to make it out alive.
Ben "Finn" Finnegan is a good-natured, surf bum-turned-treasure hunter who is obsessed with finding the legendary 18th century Queen''s Dowry--40 chests of exotic treasure that was lost at sea in 1715. In his quest, Finn has sunk everything he has, including his marriage to Tess Finnegan and his more-rusty-than-trusty salvage boat, "Booty Calls." Just as Tess has begun to rebuild her life, working aboard a mega-yacht owned by billionaire Nigel Honeycutt, Finn discovers a vital clue to the treasure''s whereabouts. Certain that his luck will change with the newfound information, Finn maneuvers himself aboard Nigel''s yacht and, using his good-natured charm, convinces the tycoon and his Blackberry-wielding, celebutante daughter, Gemma, to join him in the pursuit of the Spanish treasure. Against Tess'' better judgment, the search rekindles her love--of discovery. But they are not the only ones after the treasure. Finn''s mentor-turned-nemesis Moe Fitch has also set out to claim the prize. Let the treasure hunt begin!
Pete is an American travel writer reporting on the booming tourist industry in the Northern Territory. While taking a river cruise he finds himself stuck with a collection of interesting characters, including Kate, the beautiful local tour guide. There is an immediate attraction between the two, but when their boat is rammed by something from below, the tour is thrown into disarray and they become stranded on a tiny mud island. As night falls and the tide starts to rise, the group slowly realizes they are being stalked by a huge saltwater crocodile, beginning a terrifying struggle for survival in one of the most remote places in the world.
Just as aspiring cartoonist Tim Avery gets over his fear of parenthood with the birth of his new son Alvey, he quickly finds himself in over his head as his new baby is born with the magical Mask''s spectacular powers. Further complicating matters is the family''s jealous dog, who turns the household upside down and sparks a comical kid-versus-canine battle for control of the Mask. But unbeknownst to them all, the mischievous Norse god Loki has come looking for his Mask, and is willing to do whatever it takes to get it back.
For the past 150 years, the legend of Matilda Dixon, "the Tooth Fairy," has hung over the town of Darkness Falls like a dark cloud. After being unjustly accused of a heinous crime, the kindly old woman was savagely slaughtered by a mad rabble one night, and there are those who say her vengeful spiri
After his wife is murdered by a serial killer, and his career goes into a tailspin, Detective Mark Ryan is reassigned to campus security at a local university, and stumbles across a brilliant scientist who is trying to reanimate the dead, starting with the corpse of the serial killer that broke Mark
A vacationing family, while traveling through the Nevada desert, decide to take a side trip to a ghost town called Weaver. Upon arriving in the town, the family immediately senses something is wrong. They find a video camera that reveals that a previous group of visitors were taken by some unseen, m
Kevin McCallister has been living with his mother since his parents divorce and this Christmas he'll spend it with his father and his wealthy girlfriend in her mansion in a Chicago suburb. He runs afoul of one of his old arch-nemeses and his new partner in his efforts to reunite his parents for the holidays.
The adventures of crocodile hunter Mick Dundee continue as Mick, his partner Sue and their son Mikey travel to the bizarre netherworld of Los Angeles, California. When Sue is temporarily assigned to the Los Angeles bureau of her father''s newspaper to investigate the suspicious death of the former bureau chief, Mick, going through a slow hunting season, decides that this may be a good opportunity to introduce Mikey to a world outside of Walnut Creek, Australia. However, the father and son team get more than they bargained for when they find themselves knee-deep in Sue''s murder investigation and caught up in Hollywood''s trendy celebrity culture.
The epic tale, set in Thailand in the late 19th century, chronicles to true life adventures of Bristish governess Anna Leonowens, who is hired by the king of Siam to educate his many children. Soon after her arrival in this exotic, unfamiliar land, Anna finds herself engaged in a battle of wits--and
Gladwyn and Larry Ritchie lead a hard life as palm tree farmers in the Australian outback. They struggle daily with the elements and the bank to keep a roof over their heads and feed their three children, Pearl, Opal and Jasper. Despite the hardships, they are a closeknit family until a letter arriv
A brilliant geneticist, Dr. Moreau and his assistant Montgomery are on the brink of revolutionizing science when Edward Douglas becomes stranded on their remote island. At first glance, this tropical paradise seems idyllic. But deep in the jungle lies a terrifying secret. Moreau and Montgomery have been performing gene-splicing research on animals to create a superior breed of human being, and that experiment has gone terribly wrong. They have ignored the most fundamental law of the jungle: survival of the fittest. Roaming free, these beast-people are highly intelligent with murderous instincts. Their thirst for blood is pacified through a combination of sedatives and shock discipline. But events triggered by Douglas'' unexpected arrival are about to break Moreau''s God-like dominion over these resentful creatures. As the crisis escalates, Douglas must escape the clutches of his captors and find a way off the island before he becomes a part of Moreau''s final horrifying experiment.
In the year 2022, a ruthless prison warden has created the ultimate solution for his most troublesome and violent inmates: Absolom, a secret jungle island where prisoners are abandoned and left to die. But Marine Captain John Robbins, convicted of murdering a commanding officer, is determined to esc
When General M. Bison takes high-ranking hostages and demands $20 billion in ransom, he pushes an already incendiary crisis to the brink of global conflict. Meanwhile, Colonel Guile's rescue mission remains stalled until the hostages' location can be determined. Guile and his British intelligence of
A television movie based on actual events concerning the rescue of a single-engine Cesna airplane lost over the Pacific. Low on fuel, the pilot of the Cessna radios for help; the only plane anywhere near his position is a commercial airliner. Although they have contact, the single-engine pilot canno
Two snipers search for a political target in the jungle and end up hunting each other.
The story of Thowra, a silver stallion and the man who tries to capture it.
Two soldiers of fortune team up to help rebels in South East Asia in a coup attempt.
Follow up to the 1980 film "The Blue Lagoon," after the lovers of the first film die at sea, and their young son is rescued by a ship infected with cholera. The son escapes the ship with a young girl and her mother, and the two youths become lovers on an unchartered island.
A young boy draws inspiration from his favorite play about the valiant Sinbad. Recalling the words of his daring hero, the boy courageously confronts the meanspirited theatre owner and becomes the real star of the show.
An Australian cameraman discovers that his father's death is due to British nuclear testing in the 1950's.
Story of two lovers caught up in a violent feud between landowners.
A rebellious brother and sister duo, with a penchant for weird mechanical devices, try to steer clear of the law.
Henry Thomas, Dennis Miller, Tony Barry, Rachel Friend, Chris Gregory, Tamsin West. Thomas, revisiting "E.T" territory, plays an recently orphaned American boy who moves to Australia to live with his new guardian (Barry). While roaming the bush, he hears tales of a monster hidden at an old aborigine burial ground, and decides to see for himself if the beast is fact or fiction.
A television movie about Sally, a teacher in the rugged Australian coutryside, and her nine students who are kidnapped by thugs and are taken into the wilds of the Australian outback. Terrorized and abandoned, they find themselves forced into a primitive struggle for survival.
Addressing issues of racism and its social effects in Australia, this story follows a young aboriginal woman who seeks a better life for herself and her family.
Visual Effects (special)
The story of Hercules, son of the Greek God Zeus as he goes through the legendary twelve heroic labors to atone for the murder of his sons and nephews. This story follows his spiritual journey.
Documentary that introduces never-before-seen dinosaurs based on newly discovered fossils that help to fill in a 30 million-year gap in North American history. Using state-of-the-art computer imagery and worldwide location shooting, the program paints a scientifically-based prehistoric panorama of w
Film Production - Lighting/Electrical (special)
A concert special taped at the London Palladium before the Prince and Princess of Wales for the Prince's Trust Youth Business Appeal.
Visual Effects (TV Mini-Series)
Dramatization of the biblical story of Noah and the flood. Noah, his wife and sons are among the few to escape the destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah. An outcast in his new village, Noah is ridiculed when he builds a great ark at the height of a long drought. But when animals begin to arrive "two by
The first made-for-cable miniseries to be shown in this country, this eight-hour saga set in turn-of-the-century Australia, directed in alternate segments by George Miller (not the one who did "Mad Max" and "The Road Warrior," but the director of "The Man From Snowy River") and Pino Amenta, follows
Visual Effects (TV Mini-Series)
Two-part miniseries is an adaptation of Herman Melville's classic novel "Moby Dick." The tormented captain of a New England whaling vessel is obsessed with the great white whale, Moby Dick, which bit off his leg.
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