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After a series of Hollywood flops, famed director Harris Chappell returns to New York to relaunch his Broadway career. But Chappell's triumphant comeback begins to spiral out of control into a wild night of comic misadventure after meeting struggling actor Spencer and his old flame Didi.
Devastated when his fiancée Kate is killed on their wedding day, Henry reluctantly agrees to consult a psychic named Ashley at the urging of his sister Chloe. Despite his skepticism over her psychic abilities, Henry finds himself falling hard for Ashley, and vice versa. But there is a big snag. Ashl
The Earth is caught in the middle of an intergalactic battle between two races of robots, the heroic Autobots and the evil Decepticons. All that stands between the Decepticons and ultimate power is a clue held by young Sam Witwicky. Unaware that he is mankind''s last chance for survival, Sam and Bumblebee, his robot disguised as a car, are in a race against an enemy unlike anything anyone has seen before.
Grandparents Clark and Marty are reunited with their daughter and her family. Their hope and faith are tested, however, by an unforeseen tragedy.
A tale of two Victorian-era magicians who spark a powerful rivalry that builds into an escalating battle of tricks and an unquenchable thirst to uncover the other's trade secrets.
Rene is a dedicated warrior-monk of the famed Knights Templar. A religious order whose mission to protect Christian pilgrims has degenerated into a power grab for wealth and influence in the crusader kingdom. Disillusioned by the corrupt motives of his superiors, Rene is nearly killed at the disastr
Milo and Kida reassemble their crew and head back to Atlantis when it appears that trouble above the water could mean disaster for the city. With unknown danger looming, Kida must harness the power of Atlantis' magical crystals on a mission which takes them all across the world to save Atlantis onc
An epic portrayal charting the early years of the Civil War in early 1861; the tale continues through 1863, climaxing with the famous Battle of Chancellorsville. Along the way it illuminates heroes from both sides of the war, such as Colonel Joshua Chamberlain, a professor at Maine''s Bowdoin College who gave up a promising academic career to enlist in the Union army, then went on to become one of the North''s finest military leaders; Confederate Generals Robert E. Lee, a distinguished 25-year veteran of the United States Army and native Virginian, forced to choose between allegiance to his country and loyalty to his home state; and Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson, a devoutly religious man whose faith and courage and audacity made him an outstanding soldier and Lee''s most trusted lieutenant. The tremendous suffering and bravery of the Civil War was not confined to the battlefields. Also explored are the stories of the wives and families who were forced to assume responsibility at home, often in cities under direct attack from the opposition. Joshua Chamberlain''s wife Fanny, Thomas Jackson''s wife Anna and Jane Beale, whose family was caught in the Battle of Fredericksburg, reflect the spirit, courage and anxiety of those who were left behind.
Adapted from Lyn Hamilton's novel of the same name, the latest "Murder She Wrote" installment has octagenarian sleuth Jessica Fletcher traveling to Ireland for the reading of a will, only to find herself in the midst of a den of thieves.
The Earth is caught in the middle of an intergalactic war between two races of robots, the heroic Autobots and the evil Decepticons, which are able to change into a variety of objects, including cars, trucks, planes and other technological creations.
Delmar Youngblood would love to open up a restaurant of her own, but she's already got a high-pressure job as an insurance adjuster and a young son to support. When she meets her brother's friend and lawyer Stanley, she receives an unusual proposition: if she agrees to have the baby of Stanley's bos
Frances Ella "Fizzy" Fitz, a turn-of-the-century New York City secretary, decides to head for Alaska after news of the gold rush fills her with dreams of wealth. She convinces slick expedition leader P.T. Madison to let her join him as a typist for his burgeoning mining company. When Fizzy and her d
Two CIA assassins encounter a moral dilemma when they are faced with the choice of killing a woman to protect their mission or letting her go.
Adventures of a female American spy who joins forces with Benajmin Franklin to fight for American independence during the Revolutionary War.
Returning to his small hometown of Icara, Maine, a man discovers its horrible secret -- a bizarre, clandestine ritual that led to his mother's early death and his father's insanity. Knowledge of the secret may cost him his life.
A man returns to his hometown 20 years after the murder of his sister and finds that the demons that killed her are now after his daughter.
A newly liberated widow discovers herself when she dares to pursue her dream of becoming a singer.
The beleaguered Union Army faces off with the Confederacy in a battle that could change the course of the Civil War.
Exploration of the obsessive side of love in a trilogy of tales that spans three different decades. Within each tale, Victoria Principal portrays a character who becomes entwined in a web of seduction.
Captain Kirk andf his crew must uncover a Federation conspiracy to eliminate an alien race.
Two lovers trek to California while being pursued by a hitman.
Crushed after his bride runs away on their wedding day, chubby, depressed Ron Douglas decides to take a trip to get away from it all, heading to Lake Tahoe for the Christmas holidays. There, he meets the beautiful Cynthia Mitchell, who reveals her strong attraction to the overweight Ron and asks him
Elvira the vampiress travels to a New England town to take over a mansion she has inherited.
James Arness and Amanda Blake repeat their roles as Marshal Matt Dillon and Kitty Russell, respectively, in this television movie sequel to the long-running series, "Gunsmoke." The new version takes place twelve years after the series ended, with Dillon living as a mountain trapper and Miss Kitty li
The true story of murdered, black, South African, "Black Consciousness Movement" activist Stephen Biko, and his friendship with the white, South African newspaper editor Donald Woods.
After the death in 1553 of Edward VI, a faction pushes into power his second cousin Lady Jane Grey.
Grave robbers supply a doctor with bodies for his laboratory testing.
A renegade U.S. Army major is pressured to once again lead a motley gang of GIs on a secret wartime mission -- a suicide assignment behind German lines to thwart an assassination plot against Hitler -- in this TV-movie sequel to the hit 1967 theatrical adventure film, with Lee Marvin, Ernest Borgnine and Richard Jaeckel repeating their original roles. This filmed-in-Great Britain movie technically marked Lee Marvin''s first TV movie -- technically, since the first one he did, "The Killers" (with Ronald Reagan) in 1964, was at the time deemed too violent for TV and was released theatrically instead. It also marked his sixth time teaming on film with Ernest Borgnine.
A sumptuous refilming of Dumas' tragic tale of a young Parisian courtesan and her passionate but doomed love affair with a rich young man who showers her daily with white camellias. This was the 25th (at least) movie version dating back to a Danish adaptation in 1907 and including several movies of
British intelligence is trying to solve the problem of German submarines attacking British merchant ships during World War II. Thousands of tons of goods are being lost, and it is believed that information is getting to the subs via a radio transmitter in one of three German ships in Portuguese Goa. Because Portugal is neutral in the war, the British forces cannot attack the ships, so a group of older British expatriates are called upon to do it for them.
A 19th-century doctor questions his motives for rescuing a sideshow freak.
This film offers a reverent retelling of the courtship of Mary and Joseph and the first Christmas. Filmed around Almeria, Spain.
Three London actors, obssessed by a photo of a wounded Vietnamese child, try to reach some understanding of the Vietnam conflict. After attending a series of discussions and putting on several skits reenacting various events of the war, they come to the realization that they can't understand anythin
Asylum inmates stage an unsettling play about the French Revolution in this adaptation of the legendary stage production.
Special honoring the sport of car racing, through song and dance by The Calvin Gilmore Singers, appearances by professional car racers, and taped comments by entertainers.
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
Peter O'Toole made his American TV acting debut as the Roman general leading the epic 1st-century siege of Masada, the mountain fortress where about 900 Jewish Zealots made a heroic stand against 5,000 Roman soldiers. Peter Strauss is the fiery leader of the freedom-fighting Zealots, and their confr
A landmark in the miniseries genre, which occupies a permanent niche alongside "Roots," "Centennial" and "Rich Man, Poor Man", this 12-hour, six-part adaptation of James Clavell's best-seller follows the fortunes of an ambitious English navigator who is shipwrecked with his Dutch crew in feudal Japan, finds himself enmeshed in a long battle between two powerful warlords, and eventually becomes the first western Shogun (or chief samurai). Unique in its initial presentation with much of it spoken in untranslated Japanese (subtitles were added in its network rerun several years later), it had a voice-over narration by Orson Welles, made a matinee idol of Richard Chamberlain, and introduced to American TV veteran Japanese star Toshiro Mifune (as the Shogun) and newcomer Yoko Shimada (as Chamberlain's love interest and interpreter).<p>All three stars, in addition to Yuki Meguro (as a samurai warrior) and John Rhys-Davies (as a flamboyant Portuguese pirate ship captain), received Emmy Award nominations for acting. Winning an Emmy as Outstanding Dramatic Series, "Shogun" also received nominations for direction, writing, photography, production design, art direction, set decoration, editing and film sound editing--and winning for costume design and main title design. Subsequently it was edited down from 12 hours to just over three for a theatrical version shown overseas and to a two-hour-plus version for home videotape and videodisc (these had some nudity as well as more graphic violence than was in the miniseries). In July 1984, "Shogun" was given a network premiere in a 2 1/2 hour movie form.</p>
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