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|Also Known As:||Died:||April 5, 1946|
|Born:||September 27, 1898||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||New York City, New York, USA||Profession:||Music ...|
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Heir to the throne in Botswana, Seretse Khama caused an international uproar when he married a white woman, Ruth Williams, in 1948. Based on a true story.
A housewife, struggling to make ends meet, invents a mop that changes her life and makes her a millionaire. Based on a true story.
The story of identical twin gangsters Ronald and Reginald Kray in London during the '50s and '60s is dramatized.
In 1953, a time when women's roles were rigidly defined, free-spirited, novice art history professor Katherine Watson begins teaching at the prestigious all-female Wellesley College--which despite its academic reputation, is an environment where success is measured by 'how well' the students marry.
Robert "Mac" MacDougal has an untarnished reputation as the world''s greatest art thief. So when a priceless Rembrant is stolen in New York, the evidence points to Mac. Insurance investigator "Gin" Baker persuades her boss, whose company will lose $24 million on the theft, to let her go after the master criminal. The strong-willed and resourceful Gin has to entrap Mac, but he proves even more elusive and crafty than she expected. While engaging in an electric pas de deux of wariness and attraction, Mac and Gin form an edgy partnership that takes them from London, via the Western Isles of Scotland, to Kuala Lumpur, the high-tech capital of Malaysia. Together they come up with a daring plan for a multi-billion dollar-heist tied to the dawn of a new millennium...
One of the 20th century's greatest painters, Francis Bacon (1909-1992), was at the height of his celebrity during London's swinging '60s. Bacon, however, a fiercely cruel artist suffers from the malady of obsession: his passion for his work is nearly exceeded by his obsession with George Dyer--a dar
Raised in a small French town by his single mother, a hairdresser named Jeanine, 10-year-old Martin is sent to live with Victor, his tyrannical father. Victor has a family of his own: a wife, Lucie, and three sons, Francois, Frederic, and Benjamin. Twelve years later, Martin remains scarred by his c
Two Cuban brothers fight small-time crooks to make their Latin band a hit.
Despite the bad influences that surround him, a mobster promises his dying father that he''ll go straight.
A loving tribute to Astaire the singer.
In parallel stories, a wealthy doctor deals with a blackmailing mistress while a filmmaker shoots a documentary about a corrupt TV producer.
Two brothers hire a female singer to help their dwindling duo piano-playing act.
A look at the United States' first all Chinese-American nightclub, which became an international hotspot in San Francisco during the 1930's and 40's.
A young boy's coming of age is mirrored by his favorite radio shows and the lives of their stars.
Three private detectives who work at the same agency are given the assignment of following three attractive women whose husbands suspect them of cheating on them. Before long, the women are romantically involved with the detectives.
Simon is a naive man who works as a bookkeeper for a crime syndicate. After stealing some of the mob's money, Simon and his friend Sidney gleefully escape to Costa Rica and along the way get involved with two women they meet at a Holiday Inn.
Farcical tale about a crew of British bomber pilots who have to bail out over Paris and encounter one hairy incident after another in their attempt to get to thr Free Zone.
An incredible collection of classic live performances, "Jazz on a Summer's Day" captures Louis Armstrong, Thelonious Monk, Chuck Berry, Mahalia Jackson, and many others performing at the 1958 Newport Jazz Festival.
A singer rises from sordid beginnings to fame and fortune... only to lose it all.
Hearing loss creates professional and romantic crises for a concert pianist.
Sailors on leave in San Francisco get mixed up in love and show business.
Opera singer Grace Moore turns to popular music when her dreams of a classical career fail to materialize.
This film focuses on the rise of an aspiring songstress.
A young trumpet player is torn between an honest singer and a manipulative heiress.
An heiress has to say no to every question for 24 hours if she wants to star on Broadway.
Musical biography of Marilyn Miller, who overcame heartache to become a Broadway star.
A teenager thinks her father is involved with a fiery Latin singer.
A dance-band leader finds love and success in Brazil.
A wealthy southern boy takes to the road as a hobo.
The program features performances by country and western artists.
Life of pianist Vladimir Horowitz through concert performances and documentary footage.
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