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|Also Known As:||Died:||May 6, 2004|
|Born:||September 22, 1925||Cause of Death:||pneumonia|
|Birth Place:||Sumter, South Carolina, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Cast (feature film)
In the mid-south in 1966, small town lawyer Daniel Stewart is facing the opportunity of a lifetime -- to be the first black congressman from his district. The challenge of Daniel's campaign is heightened when the wife of incumbent Horton Roundtree is found murdered in her bed. The suspect is poor bl
Television movie based on the true story of Pat Melancon and Emelda West, two women from a rural Louisiana town who spearhead a grass roots movement to prevent an international corporation from building the world's second largest petrochemical plant of its kind in their home town.
Three L.A. surbanites' paths cross with dramatic consequences: Lyle is a pretentious serial killer whose female victims suffer unspeakable deaths; Tess is a single mother and an expert car thief; and Shandor is a macho, take-charge owner of a Greek restaurant.
New Orleans doctor Eugene Grimes wakes up one morning to discover a woman named Callilou with a bullet wound and a case containing $2 million on his doorstep. Before long, Eugene finds himself embroiled in Callilou's life and her group of criminal friends. Angry and wanting their share of the bank r
Biography of President Harry S. Truman, chronicling his life from World War I through his presidency.
An idealistic young reporter finds her life turned around when her lover is brutally killed and exposed as an assassin. Unable to believe the accusations, she searches for the truth and stumbles upon a web of conspiracy. It becomes her mission to save the life of a charismatic senator targeted for a
With some help from the Newton family, Beethoven the dog comes to the rescue of a female St. Bernard and her four puppies.
Music legend Tina Turner tries to deal with the abusive husband who made her a star.
A well-to-do attorney becomes involved with protecting a shelter for the homeless from a greedy landlord.
Based on a true story, a young man, despite being stricken with muscular dystrophy and confined to a nursing home, fights to bring an end to the neglect and abuse that take place there.
Based on the true story of a married woman whose refusal to give up her passionate love affair with a married man tears apart her family and drives her to the brink of a breakdown.
A young doctor stumbles across a series of mysterious series of events at a hospital, including a case of human experimentation, murder, and a cover-up.
A French girl heads for Los Angeles to make it big.
Betrayal, deceit and murder set to destroy what seems to be the ideal marriage between a Vietnam veteran and his spouse.
A perpetual truant joins his friends for a day of adventure and self-discovery.
A television movie based on fact about a high school principal who turns a gang-ridden, South Los Angeles high school into a proud institution through non-violence, community involvement, and the courage of his convictions.
Based on the cult comic, a fast-talking, cigar-chomping, beer-guzzling duck from a parallel universe somehow winds up in Cleveland.
A burned-out instructor at an overcrowded high school is convinced by a rebellious student and an idealistic lawyer to join the fight for quality education.
On one of his bratty son Eric''s annual visits, the plutocrat US Bates takes Eric to his department store and offers him anything in it as a gift. Eric chooses a black janitor, Jack Brown, who has made him laugh with his antics. At first the man suffers many indignities as Eric''s "toy," but gradually teaches the lonely boy what it is like to have and to be a friend.
A co-ed penitentiary is the off-beat backdrop for this romantic drama where Kate Jackson and Perry King are a pair of security inmates under the watchful eye of unorthodox superintendent Shirley Jones. Tony Curtis is another of the cons, a flamboyant small-time hood.
Bette Davis was Emmy Award-nominated for her performance of a penniless widow who refuses to go on welfare and takes in a streetwise Black teenager as a foster child to earn money to survive. The script was written especially for her by first-time screenwriter Robert C.S. Downs.
When crooks set up operations in a traditional town, a minister and a group of church ladies are willing to do anything, no matter how wacky, to get them out.
A washed-up coach saves his career when he discovers a jungle boy who''''s a natural athlete.
A barber''''s autocratic ways trigger a revolt by the rest of his family.
A light-hearted whodunit involving a retired lady judge, who is a hypochondriac now running a private detective agency, with a charming ex-con as her leg man and various parolees helping in the day-to-day operation. This prospective pilot failed to catch on and later was tried once more with Lee Gra
Following the trail of a private eye in a 3-piece suit who pilots a mean Lincoln Continental.
Billie Holliday fights drug addiction to make a name for herself as a jazz singer.
A con artist poses as a notorious hired gun.
A rancher leads the posse out to recover his kidnapped grandson.
A black boxer and his white mistress face racial prejudice when he wins the championship.
After getting out of the army, a young man wants a chance to perform on a local TV talent show. Waiting for that chance, he travels to NYC and back experiencing many adventures including falling in love on a bus.
The leader of a black militant group hides out from police in an old movie theatre and enlists the help of a social worker to make his escape.
A young woman is wrongly implicated in a crime and sent to prison for five years.
Live presentation of the 12th annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards.
Framed for the murder of her parents, a young Shoshone Indian escapes prison after 12 years to wreak vengeance on the real killers.
A broadcast of the Stellar Gospel Music Awards ceremony, taped at Royce Hall in the UCLA Campus, Los Angeles, California.
A drama about the difficulties faced by a family when they adopt a 10-year-old boy.
Life in the El Camino Institution for Women as seen through the eyes of Kim Cavanaugh, a socialite who finds herself behind bars (in section Willow B) when she is convicted of felony manslaughter. The pilot episode establishes how Kim came to be sentenced and depicts her first day's experiences in
The story of Charlie Featherstone, a pediatrician, as he struggles to run a house and cope with two lively daughters, Kelly and Courtney, while his wife is away studying at law school. In the pilot episode, Charlie struggles to cope with a nasty new housekeeper and his thirteen-year-old daughter's p
The story of Alexandria Benton, a sixteen-year-old foster child, and the turmoil she faces when her natural mother returns to take her away from her adoptive parents.
Cast (TV Mini-Series)
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