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Cast (feature film)
Beth became pregnant as a teenager, but was forced by her father-in-law to give up the baby. She shared her secret with her second husband, but hid her past from her daughter, Lori. When the family finds out that Lori has leukemia and needs a bone marrow transplant, Beth is willing to reveal her pas
A ghost attempts to solve the case of his own murder with the help of a female private investigator with whom he becomes romantically involved.
A female chief detective inspector tracks down what appears to be a serial killer while maintaining authority over her all-male macho murder squad and attempting to balance her personal and professional lives.
A television movie about James Brady, the former presidential press secretary left paralyzed when he was shot during the assassination attempt made on Ronald Reagan in 1981.
An uptight businesswoman changes her attitude about life when she thinks she has a fatal illness and falls for a dapper widower while on vacation in Mexico.
A television movie based on the Woodward & Bernstein book depicting the final days of the Nixon administration. Spanning a period from April 1973 to August 1974, the film details Richard Nixon's attempts to block the investigation into the bungled burglary of Democratic Party headquarters in Washing
A young man who can't get a job decides to go window shopping.
A young boy grows up in World War II London during the Blitz.
A dramatization of the jetliner crash into the Florida Everglades in December 1972, and the rescue of seventy-three passengers (103 died), made up primarily of recognizable TV personalities plus famed bandleader Artie Shaw in his TV-movie debut. This crash also was the basis for the earlier TV movie
A small southern town has just been rocked by a tragedy: a young woman has been violently raped. The white town fathers immediately declare that the attacker had to be black, and place the blame on Garth, a young black man. Assuming that the men in white sheets aren't intent on holding a fair and impartial trial, Garth takes to the woods as the Klansmen lynching party hunts him down.
A circus grifter finds his life suddenly complicated by the arrival of the teenage daughter he never knew he had. This pilot for a prospective series for Ford also included in its cast Ford's new wife, Cynthia Hayward, as well as his son Peter from his marriage to Eleanor Powell.
Scientists race to find the cure for a deadly space virus.
Lila Green is an insecure and aging showgirl for Madame Olga's stage shows. When her boyfriend, Rick, runs off with the shows money, Madame Olga and Ronny let Lila go. Lila goes to stay with her old neighbours, Helen Bard and her teenage son, Kenny. Lila decides to go out and get a regular job and try and live a normal life. All seem well until, Lila and Kenny stop fighting their attraction for one another.
A struggling artist uses his roommate''s dreams to create a hit comic book.
Animation (feature film)
The singing group, The Beatles, at the height of their popularity, made this cartoon of a land that is taken over by the Blue Meanies. They are recruited by an escapee to come and bring joy (and music) back to the land. The techniques are quite psychedelic in the cartoons and much care was taken to have the walks and mannerisms of the individual Beatles cartoons match the originals.
Casting (feature film)
When her father is wrongfully acquitted of abuse, the frightened child seeks refuge and protection with a deputy district attorney.
Satiric look at the Pentagon, tells the true story of wild government spending focusing on the Pentagon's use of $14 billion of American taxpayers' money to fund a new troop carrier that they knew would never work. Air Force Colonel James Burton attempts to expose the waste, and at the same time, th
A judge and his young wife spend their vacation, along with the wife''s childhood friend, on a small island off the coast of Maine. While the two men are off on a fishing trip, the woman''s ex-boyfriend surprises her with an unexpected visit, then further shocks her by turning up naked and dead in her bed the next morning. The body refuses to stay put -- and neither will the murderer.
A rich and sophisticated criminal, who is also a master of disguises, falls for a pretty young scientist whose life is in terrible danger. She has discovered the key to a Russian billionaire's overwhelming ambition--to crown himself the first Czar of the new Russian Empire--and he will stop at nothi
Set in the 1960s, a 17-year-old boy becomes friends with Billy Magic, the radio DJ he idolizes, and eventually becomes exposed to the payola and corruption of that world.
Moby Dick. A Tale of Two Cities. Don Quixote. These are classic works of literature that today two out of every three high school students do not even recognize. Okay, so three out of three. Of course, that''s not so bad though when you realize that none of them can identify where Canada is, either. To idealistic Richard Clark, however, everyone in school has the deep-rooted ability to be a top student and there''s no such thing as a bad kid. That''s why he''s quit his job teaching at a posh academy and moved to a tough inner city high school. It''s his strongest belief that these kids should be allowed to have the very same experiences that all people have in high school--dating, going to proms, begging for sex, etc.
Former Marine LouAnne Johnson leaves an officer''s commission and a nine-year military career to pursue her dream of becoming an English teacher. But while earning her credentials at a Northern California high school, she is assigned to a group of students who change her life forever. And she changes theirs. Although each of her charges exhibits a seemingly inpenetrable facade, these kids are desperate to connect with someone who cares about them. As their new instructor, the feisty Ms. Johnson defies all the rules, creates her own curriculum and instructs this class of tough, inner-city teenagers from college-level texts. Frustrated that her students, whose standardized test scores range from average to excellent, have come to accept failure as a way of life, she cajoles and tricks them, even bribes them, into learning. More important, she loves them and helps them to believe in themselves, in their spirit and their potential.
Loosely based on events that unfolded on Easter Island prior to its discovery by European explorers in 1722. Story centers around a civil war that decimated an entire culture, leaving only giant stone statues as mute testimony to their former greatness. "Rapa Nui" means center of the earth. It was a name given to the island by natives.
A homicide cop believes he is being set up as an accomplice to the murder of a woman's husband.
A series of mysterious accidents at a food company lead a manager to suspect his impressive new temporary secretary.
A preacher''s sons, one serious, one wild, look out for each other while growing up in rural Montana.
A musical about the 1899 newsboy strike.
A former Secret Service agent signs on as bodyguard to a temperamental pop star.
The relationships between a Japanese businessman, his American wife and an unemployed American worker are tested when the businessman unveils plans to convert an abandoned steel mill into an amusement park.
A soldier stationed in North Dakota leaves his post to join a nearby Sioux tribe.
Special Thanks (feature film)
Set in a New England Military School, the story of a group of young men and their reactions to the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.
Comic Robert Klein performs a solo stand-up show before an audience at New York City's John Jay College. Features Klein's insights into the foibles of society, the follies of politics and the mixed blessings of aging.
Macy's Fourth of July special featuring a fireworks display -- titled "A New Millennium: Beyond the Dream" -- from New York City. The program features performances by the cast of the Broadway musicals "Kiss Me Kate" and "The Music Man," as well as the world's largest gathering of tall ships and nava
Linda Eder sings jazz standards and Broadway hits accompanied by a 20-piece orchestra.
A comedy special/pilot based on the "Saturday Night Live" character, Toonces, the cat who can drive.
A stand-up comedy special hosted by Jane Curtin.
Film Production - Main (special)
More than 40 stars from "The Lawrence Welk Show" sing and dance for a reunion concert, taped at the Champagne Theater in Branson, Missouri. The Welk Musical Family recalls career highlights and special moments.
Live telecast of the forty-second annual prime time Emmy Awards honoring the best in television.
Misc. Crew (special)
Profile of actor Dick Van Patten, star of the long-running sitcom, "Eight Is Enough."
Profile of Australian Dame Edna Everage, also known as Barry Humphries.
Profile of Ivana Trump, a Czechoslavakian competitive skier and model, who became a successful business woman after marrying, then divorcing, real estate mogul Donald Trump.
An in-depth look at how Osama bin Laden might be prosecuted -- and defended -- in an American courtroom.
Profile of hip-hop mogul Sean Combs.
Special promotes safety awareness and crime prevention through dramatizations of various crimes and offers tips to circumvent crime.
Patti Labelle was born in 1944 in a black working-class neighborhood in Philadelphia and grew up to be one of the most enduring recording artists of her time. Patti worshiped her father and learned to sing on his lap. Though too shy to raise her hand in class, she volunteered to sing at a high schoo
Profile of actor Andy Garcia.
Profile of Barbara Bush.
Profile of the Gabor sisters, Magda, Zsa Zsa and Eva. Just before the Roaring '20s, the three sisters were born to glamorous Jolie and her prosperous husband, Vilmos Gabor, in Budapest, Hungary. By the start of World War II, the three sisters were all married. Because of the Nazis, the family was so
Profile of actress Meredith Baxter.
Profiles of possible U.S. first ladies Tipper Gore, born Mary Elizabeth Aitcheson in 1948, and Laura Bush, born Laura Welch in 1946.
Profile of author Anne Rice.
Profile of journalist and television personality Barbara Walters.
Profile of actor John Forsythe, a hard-working actor for 40 years before he became an international sex symbol as the star of the television series "Dynasty" and the voice of Charlie on "Charlie's Angels."
John Gotti has been considered the modern-day Al Capone as part of New York City's infamous Gambino crime family. The American public continualy saw him strutting the streets in expensive Brioni suits, surrounded by high-priced lawyers and bodyguards during his highly publicized trials. Many conside
Through an exploration of the psychological processes evident in cults, this program documents the distinctive patterns of manipulation and exploitation common to cults, despite vast differences in both time and place. Cult experts describe the power that a charismatic and persuasive leader has and
Profile of actress Jaclyn Smith, best known for her portrayal of Kelly Garrett in the television series "Charlie's Angels."
Saxophonist David Sanborn hosts an after New Year's Eve party with music guests from Unitel Television Studio 55 in Manhattan.
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