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An exploration of heavy metal music and its adherents.
Cassie was very sad and lonely. When she got pregnant, her boyfriend Billy left her. Cassie finally gave the baby up for adoption, a choice she regretted, and attempted suicide several times. She is working unhappily at her job in a bar in the small town of Buckeye when a Los Angeles theater group a
Cinematography (feature film)
After Ellen's mother Charlotte dies, she is left with her alcoholic father, Bill. Since Charlotte's mother Leonora and sisters Nadine and Betsy never approved of Charlotte's marriage to Bill, they neglect to see that Ellen needs their help when her father becomes abusive. But Ellen is a sensitive an
A seaside hotel for senior citizens is the setting for late-season love between a stuffy ex-stockbroker and a warm and friendly resident with a soaring spirit and a zest for life.
Set in the late 1940s, an heiress' new husband disappears shortly after embarking on their honeymoon cruise.
A family confronts feelings of guilt and stress when they realize that they must place their aging parent in a nursing home.
Based on the true story of Judith Shapiro, an American who teaches in a provincial Chinese city shortly after the Cultural Revolution. She is caught between her Western liberal upbringing and the harsh laws of a foreign government when she falls in love with one of her students.
A movie dealing with the conflicts and relationships of three generations of an English family from World War II to the present. Recovery from a heart attack brings a fierce awareness of the joy of life and the need for her own independence to a woman whose grown children treat her like an invalid.
Megs aka "Jackknife," a burned out Vietnam vet working as a car repairman decides to break out of his shell by reuniting with a few war buddies and remembering the blocked-out adventures they had in 'Nam.
A television movie based on a true story, about a young rookie who joins the police force of a small Southern town, and who has to wrestle with his conscience when he discovers that the popular sheriff and most of the force are corrupt.
An "HBO Showcase" presentation in which a lonely widower who seeks a companion for the holidays meets a shy, mysterious woman who brings with her a secret she ultimately must reveal.
A young homicide detective and a retired police detective work together to solve three recent murders related to an old, unsolved case of a stolen diamond.
A movie based on characters from William J. Caunitz's novel "One Police Plaza" (which was a CBS telefilm in 1986), about a bizarre murder which taxes routine police procedures.
A movie based on the cancelled CBS series "Crazy Like a Fox." When attorney Harrison Fox accepts an important job interview in London, he convinces his family, including his private eye father Harry, to take the trip with him. Once there, the two become involved in a mystery involving the murder of
A movie developed at the National Playwrights Conference of the Eugene O'Neill Theatre Center, about a lighthearted Cockney girl who discovers that life in America is not one big Doris Day movie when she joins her young American husband in a distressed mining town during the 1950s, and encounters ho
A made-for-cable movie about veteran newscaster, Edward R. Murrow, beginning with his return to CBS in New York at the end of World War II, after his celebrated stint as a radio newsman during the London Blitz. The depiction of Murrow, William S. Paley, Frank Stanton, and Fred Friendly, offers a por
A writer's correspondence with a London book dealer leads to a close friendship.
A pair of naive guys with aspirations to become government spies have their wish come true only to find out that they're being used as decoys for a real spy team.
The personal story of Ed Zigo, the New York City detective who helped crack the headline-making "Son of Sam" murders case in the late 1970s following the killer's 13-month reign, gave veteran actor Martin Sheen (whose credits continue amassing at an astonishing rate) another meaty role. Broadway act
Helen Hayes' second go at Agatha Christie's intrepid amateur sleuth, Miss Jane Marple (previously she was Miss Marple in "Agatha Christie's 'A Caribbean Mystery'"), teamed her with another veteran actress, Bette Davis (returning to filming following several serious illnesses including a stroke), for
Dorothy McGuire returned to television after a long absence to star as a feisty, widowed desert farmer who takes on the water company by dynamiting the city-owned reservoir to spotlight her cause: the depletion of the valley's water to feed the city's aqueduct system. Bill Erwin is her dear old Paiu
Pia Zadora, Lloyd Bochner, Bibi Besch, Joseph Cali, Anthony Holland, Jared Martin, Ray Liotta. After some creative writing classes in high school, Pia Zadora thinks she has what it takes to be a top Hollywood screenwriter. But before she claim her first Oscar, she's used and abused by her impotent husband and numerous fast lane losers. She also has a nasty encounter with a big garden hose. Based on the novel by Harold Robbins.
A dramatization of the life of Eleanor Roosevelt following FDR's death through the time of her new career at the fledgling United Nations. Jean Stapleton was Emmy Award-nominated as Outstanding Actress, and other nominations went for costume design and hairstyles.
The fifth winner of the annual ABC Theater Award for new plays, this drama tells of a proud man who feels that time and younger men threaten his existence after he is forced to take on a young assistant in the factory repair shop that he has run by himself for so long. Louis Gossett, Jr., is the fie
More than passingly resembling Sidney Lumet's theatrical "Prince of the City", Budd Shulberg's first television script in over 20 years, from the book "Point Blank" by Sonny Grosso and Philip Rosenberg, fictionalizes the death of a cop who had been involved in a federal corruption investigation with
Entertainer Tony Orlando made his dramatic acting debut in this dramatization of the true story of a San Antonio cop who, as an act of faith, vows to run more than 300 miles in five days, hoping his critically ill five-year-old daughter will survive to greet him at the finish.
Four suburban housewives, with a love for the theatre, set out to foil an unscrupulous talent agent who has threatened to blackmail each of them. Jo Ann Pflug, Georgia Engel, Tina Louise and Barbara Rhoades, as the quartet, received equal star billing by having their names rotating in a circle. The
Henry Buchanan (David Warner), an English schoolmaster, comes to teach in a small Canadian town. His outspoken views on the evil of the approaching World War II causes a ripple in the small town, and when it is discovered that he was a conscientious objector in World War I, the citizens of the town are outraged. But it's his friendships with both the enigmatic rich recluse Mrs Boswell (Honor Blackman) and Clarissa (Trudy Young), the daughter of the town's most prominent citizen, that will get Henry into the most trouble of all...
A mountie finds himself engulfed in a KGB conspiracy to kill the renegade Russian Premier Alexei Kosygin during his visit to Canada in 1970.
The younger son of a working-class Jewish family in Montreal, Duddy Kravitz yearns to make a name for himself in society. This film chronicles his short and dubious rise to power, as well as his changing relationships with family and friends. Along the way the film explores the themes of anti-semitism and the responsibilities which come with adulthood.
After outlaw Harry Spikes is wounded in a gun battle, two runaways help him escape and take him home with them. While Harry is recuperating, he regales the young men with stories of his exciting past. The adventurous tales inspire them to start a gang of their own, and Harry is happy to join as their leader. At first, the enterprise works well as the new gang robs some banks. But before long, Harry decides to turn on the boys and starts hunting them for the reward money, and this prompts one of the two young men to seek revenge against Harry.
An aging outlaw helps a young half-breed learn the ropes.
A British spy infiltrates the German Zeppelin Works, learnng of a plan to use a zeppelin in a daring raid to steal national documents and sets out to warn his superiors.
John Grant, a young teacher whose overnight stay in a rough outback mining town extends to a five-day nightmarish odyssey of drinking, gambling, hunting and more drinking, plunging him toward his own destruction.
A petty crook finds himself mistaken for a murderer and a secret agent.
In this musical remake, a conservative boys' school teacher falls in love with an actress.
A radio star's outrageous behavior costs her her job and her lover.
Musical version of the Dickens classic about an orphan taken in by a band of boy thieves.
A scholar sells his soul to the devil for knowledge.
The legendary Russian ruler falls hard for a military man in love with someone else.
A secret agent investigates the tangled affairs surrounding a government official's suicide.
Prisoners fight to survive the grueling conditions in a North African military stockade.
A British agent infiltrates the enemy by allowing himself to be disgraced at home.
After marrying the boss' daughter, a workingman begins to doubt his abilities.
A woman drifts through multiple marriages in search of stability.
A medical student risks his future when he falls for a low-class waitress.
A convicted bank robber bargains with his wife's life to escape prison.
Three stewardesses try to find husbands while flying over the Atlantic.
A priest (William Holden) arrives at a mission-post in China accompanied by a young native girl who has joined him along the way. His job is to relieve the existing priest (Clifton Webb), who is now too old and weak to continue with the upkeep of the church. However, Communist soldiers arrive at the mission and seize it as a command post. Their leader rapes the native girl and impregnates her, only later to realise that Communism is no good for him. In the end, the foursome flee to the border, but are pursued by Communist forces along the way.
The arrival of a woman upsets a team of hunters capturing animals for the world's zoos.
Three party animals on a weekend vacation are saddled with an elderly chaperone.
Film Production - Construction/Set (feature film)
The story examines James Bond's formative years and how he developed his penchant for Aston Martins, martinis and beautiful women.
A sophisticated Italian officer and musician, commanding a Greek Isle in WWII, has an affair with the daugher of a local doctor.
A young boy and his vampire friend embark on an adventure to find a magic pendant that is the only hope to save the vampire community from living in eternal darkness.
Story begins with Charles Castle who, in 1912, marries the girl of his dreams only to lose her 24 hours later when a snow fissure swallows her in Switzerland. He is off to World War I a few years later as a corpse photographer and later, after the war, opens a portrait studio with his war buddy Roy.
The tragic prince tries to prove that his uncle killed his father.
Yo-ho-ho! The Muppet ensemble embarks on their zaniest adventure as they encounter pirates, buried treasure and some angry warthogs in this rollicking send-up of Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale. When young Jim Hawkins is given a treasure map by a mysterious sailor, he sets sail with his pals--
A group of young computer hackers stumbles across a computer virus that may have catastrophic effects. Together, they must take down the evil man who engineered the virus while being pursued by the secret service.
An unpopular English boarding school teacher's life is changed after a surprise act of kindness by a pupil.
An amnesiac is haunted by the recurring images of his murderous past and repressed childhood.
based on the Shakespeare play about a man who returns home to his kingdom to find his mom married to his uncle and his father dead, and then must avenge his father's death.
The Caped Crusader takes on his deadliest foe -- the Joker.
A terrifying legend comes true after a discovery in an ancient ruin, and a female vampire is unleashed.
A timid shop clerk discovers a plant from outer space that lives on blood.
Two employees of a reclusive millionaire, Micki the secretary and Max the chauffeur decide to attend a society function to which their employer has been invited. In the course of the evening, Max and Micki establish new identities in the world of high society and, while rubbing shoulders with the e
Documents the history, romance, practicality and controversy of underwear.
Documentary profiling the life and career of actress Halle Berry.
Profile of singer/actress Doris Day.
Profile of actress Ann-Margret.
Documentary looks at cats in a historical, cultural and sociological perspective.
Film Production - Main (TV Mini-Series)
A two-part, four-hour minseries about a beautiful woman who, at the turn of the century, is kidnapped and sold into a Turkish harem where, as she struggles to protect her life and virtue, she becomes embroiled in the historical tensions and sensuous decadence of the times.
Film Production - Construction/Set (TV Mini-Series)
A two-part miniseries based on Larry Collins' novel, set against the backdrop of World War II, chronicling the lives of men and women who sacrificed their lives and loves during the staging and landing of the Allied forces in Normandy, France, on D-Day.
Cinematography (TV Mini-Series)
A fanciful suspense drama inspired by William Stevenson's best-selling account of the formation of an Allied espionage network during World War II by a wealthy Canadian using his own funds. David Niven made his TV movie debut as the man behind the operation.
Chosen as the Outstanding Limited Series (1977-78) at Emmy Award time, this original drama about two German families that are affected by events between 1935 and 1945 rivaled "Roots" in its impact on viewers in this country and sparked controversy throughout Europe as it premiered on television in o
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