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Sanford Pollard is a once-famous and successful novelist whose career is in a bit of a slump. Pollard has used his still-impressive literary reputation to land a prestigious teaching position at a major university, where English student and aspiring author Carter Baines is his student and assistant.
The innocence of an idyllic small town is torn apart when famous TV puppet 'Froggy Doo' is kidnapped and held for ransom. Two young brothers, Elliott and Rocky Plumm, go head to head with the FBI in order to crack the 'frog-napping' case and get their beloved Froggy Doo back on the air, all the whi
A young boy lies awake in his room one snowy Christmas Eve, excited and alert. Breathing silently. Hardly moving. Waiting. He''s listening for a sound he''s afraid that he might never hear--the ringing bells of Santa''s sleigh. The time is five minutes to midnight. Suddenly, the boy is startled by a thunderous roar. Clearing the mist from his window he sees the most amazing sight--a gleaming black train rumbles to a stop right in front of his house, the steam from its powerful engine hissing through the night sky and the softly falling snowflakes. The boy rushes outside, clad only in his pajamas and slippers, and is met by the train''s conductor who seems to be waiting just for him. "Well, are you coming?" the conductor inquires. "Where?" the boy asks. "Why, to the North Pole--of course. This is the Polar Express!" What unfolds is an an adventure which follows a doubting young boy, who takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole; during this ride, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery which shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe.
Three playboy chauvanists, strapped for cash, find themselves drawn to one last, desperate hope for free housing: one of their campus' sororities, Delta Omicron Gamma (or D.O.G.). With a little make-up, a little pantyhose, and lots of "pluck", Dave, Adam and Doofer go undercover in the sorority hous
Behind-the-scenes story of a fictional talk show and the battle for ratings. A naive but ambitious young producer is manipulated by the seasoned executive producer into creating controversial ratings-grabbing shows that begin to weigh on her conscience. When she befriends a young prostitute and book
An active and dedicated schoolteacher is stricken with the degenerative and potentially fatal disease, scleroderma. Raising a teenage son on her own, Hope turns to her family and brother for support. Her family is devastated, as they have already lost Hope's sister to an early death, but they come t
It's the summer of 1964, and Guy Patterson is a salesman at his father's appliance store in Erie, PA. By day, he sells toasters and transistor radios. But at night, he retreats to the basement, sits down at a set of drums, and disappears into a cloud of jazz percussion. In other words, he's ready to
In an attempt to end his daughter's upcoming nuptials, an unscrupulous father employs her fiance to manage a run-down hotel.
Some kids trick their parents when they set up a phony summer camp.
A social worker and sociologist couple lead a multi-ethnic group of inner city teens on a wilderness retreat to "get away from it all." While there, amidst their various inter-relating, they fall prey both to a mutated form of deadly ticks and a couple of sociopathic, marijuana-growing locals.
A former student of Dr. Sloan's is killed in what Sloan feels is a questionable suicide attempt.
A television movie in the ongoing series of "Perry Mason" telefilms. A magician is accused of murder when his illusion involving the levitation of a glass coffin results in the death of his assistant.
When a fire breaks out in one of Los Angeles' tallest buildings, several people are trapped on the upper floors. Based on the 1988 office-building blaze in downtown Los Angeles.
A romantic comedy set in an office.
A movie based on the true story of Ryan White, a thirteen-year-old hemophiliac who contracted AIDS. The story documents his bouts with illness and the surge of hostility from fearful parents, neighbors and former friends as he attempts to go back to school in Kokomo, Indiana.
A television movie about a parish priest with a knack for solving mysteries. When Andy Moore, a young millionaire entrepreneur adopted at birth from Father Dowling's parish, falls to his death while trying to draw attention to his search for his natural parents, Father Dowling becomes convinced he w
A TV movie continuing the adventures of the Love Boat gang.<P>Annette Duvall and her daughter, Heather, are an accomplished bunko team. Heather plans to lure a wealthy man into a "stacked" card game with her mother. But complications arise when the intended dupe, young and very rich Wellington Davis
Madeleine Stowe is a doctor framed for malpractice following the death of a patient, an influential congressman. Convinced of her diagnosis she sets out on her own medical investigation only to stumble onto a secret organization of beautiful women conspiring to take over the government. Actor Paul M
Good fortune smiles on a computer-matched carpool of four losers when they come into possession of a million dollars that tumbled from the back of an armored carrier -- but a tough-as-nails ex-cop wants to get his hands on the loot, too, in this mini road-company version of "It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Ma
An illiterate, unemployed woman abandoned by an abusive husband, puts her three children in a child-care center and then learns she has unwittingly signed them away to an unscrupulous private adoption agency and finds that she is the victim of a conspiracy. Emmy Award nominations for costume design
Biography of TV comedian/actor Bob Newhart. Includes childhood photos, home movies, footage of Newhart's standup performances; clips from his various variety show appearances; scenes and outtakes from both "The Bob Newhart Show" and "Newhart."
Harry Anderson performs classic magic tricks, as well as his own original illusions. Also included are appearances from cast members of "Dave's World" and other celebrities.
Performance of the musical comedy "Stop the World, I Want to Get Off," which tells the life story of Littlechap, an opportunistic Cockney who marries the boss's daughter to rise to political power and wealth.
Behind-the-scenes look at the CBS Television Network's 1995-96 season.
Comedy sketches portray pregnancy, childbirth and parenthood through the eyes of first-time fathers.
A special featuring contemporary magicians performing illusions and close-up magic at Magic Castle in Los Angeles.
Broadcast of the Fourth Annual American Comedy Awards honoring top comedic performers in all forms of American entertainment.
A live, two-day broadcast of the annual telethon to benefit the United Cerebral Palsy Association.
A special celebrating the fiftieth birthday of cartoon character Bugs Bunny. Also included is a tribute to the late Mel Blanc, the creator of Bugs' voice.
A special commemorating the fiftieth anniversary of the Ice Capades.
Two amoeba-size extraterrestrial police officers chase an intergalactic villain into contemporary America.
A comedy broadcast as part of the PBS anthology series "Trying Times." An orthopedic shoe salesman and part-time saxophone player discovers that even after cheating on your taxes and finding yourself before a Latin-American firing squad, there is still hope for true love.
Harry Anderson hosts this comedy/variety special featuring unusual show business performers in an old-fashioned carnival setting.
Live coverage from Dallas of the twenty-ninth annual Cotton Bowl Parade. The Texas sesquicentennial is the theme of the parade.
A special featuring out-takes from television programs.
A live-action version of the ten-inch clay character made famous on "Saturday Night Live." The trusting Mr. Bill, his loyal family, and their neighbors, the Sluggos, have relocated from Bill Valley to two tiny houses in the normal-sized village of Garden Hills. Mr. Bill winds up in a garbage dumpste
This special enables the television audience to view a dramatization of an actual murder trial and then phone in a verdict by dialing a toll-free telephone number. The case depicted involves a high school football star accused of strangling his girlfriend, a cheerleader and honors student.
A live telecast featuring highlights of five different Thanksgiving Day Parades. The special includes: Macy's Parade in New York; Gimbel's Parade in Philadelphia; the Michigan Parade in Detroit; the Metro Parade in Toronto; and the Aloha Floral Parade in Hawaii.
A special in which celebrities perform circus acts. This is the ninth "Circus of the Stars" special.
Another installment of an irregular series of specials in which show business personalities perform circus acts.
A variety special in which show business personalities perform circus acts.
The comic adventures of Wally Brown, a fast-talking and fast-running track star for Stephen Foster High School.
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
Series based on America's Apollo space program from 1961 to 1972. Episodes include: the birth of the space program; the probe into the fatal launch-pad blaze of Apollo 1, January 27, 1967; the countdown to launch Apollo 7, October 1968; the first moon orbit by Apollo 8, December 1968; Apollos 9 and
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
The gang wanders into a town haunted by a headless snowman.
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