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The film follows the serendipitous meeting of two youngsters, CC and Hillary, on the Venice Boardwalk, who, though worlds apart in lifestyle, embark on unexpected and lifelong friendship. CC is an aspiring singer trying to make it in Los Angeles until she is discovered by a director who gives CC her
Follows the singer's journey from her discovery by mega producers L.A. Reid and Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds, to her battle with Lupus. The movie also delves into how she made it through her public divorce all while navigating her son's autism and family struggles. The film chronicles the untold mea
When this situation comedy goes on the air, it becomes an unexpected hit. The actors cast in the show soon find they are overnight sensations. Despite the ups and downs in their professional and personal lives, over the next eight years the cast becomes one of America's most beloved fictional famili
Christopher and Cathy have made a loving home for their handsome and talented teenager Jory, their imaginative nine-year-old Bart, and a sweet baby daughter. Then an elderly woman and her strange butler move in next door. The Old Woman in Black watches from her window, lures lonely Bart inside with
The forbidden love that blossomed when Cathy and Christopher were held captive in Foxworth Hall is one the Dollanganger family's darkest secrets. Now, with three grown children and even a new last name, the pair seem to have outlived a twisted legacy. But on their son Bart's twenty-fifth birthday, w
Tess Thorne, a revered mystery writer, faces a long drive home following a book-signing engagement. Tess takes a shortcut at the suggestion of the event's planner, but while driving on a particularly lonely stretch of New England road, a tire blows out, leaving Tess stranded. Relieved when another d
Based on the true story surrounding a newlywed who tragically dies on her dream honeymoon and the subsequent investigation as to whether or not her husband was guilty of killing her.
Based on the true story of a wife and mother driven to kill by her abusive husband. Susan met handsome salesman Jeff on vacation and their storybook romance quickly led to marriage and a family. But Jeff's drug use, immaturity and explosive temper led to violent episodes with Susan and their kids. P
Rising from the ashes of a crumbled civilization, gladiatorial combat has replaced warfare and ruthless fighters pit themselves against one another in a bid for global supremacy. The year is 2039 and the world wars have destroyed everything. Territories are no longer run by governments, but by corpo
Burt's marriage to Vicky is on the rocks, but he hopes to rekindle it with a second honeymoon. Unfortunately, their journey takes them into the sheer darkness - a seemingly deserted community that hides a horrible secret among its tall rows of corn.
A girl fresh out of rehab moves back in with her parents and sister and gets involved in an investigation of what has paralyzed residents.
A features editor for a Manhattan magazine, is given the job of selecting the '10 Most Eligible Bachelors' in New York City. When one of her bachelors drops out, she selects a street hustler, confident that she can transform him from a con man to the toast of Manhattan.
Allan Topher, an inventor working for Kinetech Labs, has designed a robot for research and rescue missions that can mimic human actions and emotions. Learning that Kinetech has military applications in mind for the robot, Topher programs the robot to flee. Damaged in the process, the robot is found
A brother and sister are torn apart when their parents die tragically in a tornado. While he moves to Seattle to be away from the memory, she devotes her life to studying storms and weather patterns. When she discovers the threat of a powerful series of tornadoes are heading for Seattle, she must co
An old Native American legend proves more than a fanciful myth when a long-dead Indian Chief seeks to reanimate his followers, sucking the bone marrow from his victims in an effort to gain power and strength for the mission.
A Smithsonian archeologist dying of cancer, is prepared to stop at nothing to retrieve the ancient amulets of the storm god Ba'al. He is determined to discover the portal between our world and the next, which he hopes might cure his disease or make him a god.
Based on the book by Sue William Silverman, her personal account of conquering sexual addiction through therapy and a 12-step program after a life of abuse.
A government manhunt begins when a scientist boards a plane with the technology of a top-secret experiment in time travel.
A cryptozoologist seeks out the mythic Loch Ness Monster which killed his father.
A woman (Daisy) arrives at the prestigious New England Berkshire College, and finds herself wooed by a charming man. Surprisingly, his ex-girlfriend befriends her, and asks her to join "The Ivy Girls". Daisy thinks she is helping young women evolve into powerful adults, but soon realizes she is jus
Nearly 250 years ago, the colonial town of Ellensford was devastated by a plague until their leader created a spell to save the town. They became nearly immortal except for a yearly sacrifice to a man-eating ogre residing in the nearby forest. Having become an urban legend, a group of college stud
This is a coming of age story about a troubled 15 year old girl, who is sent to live with her father and pregnant stepmom after she is caught shoplifting and drinking. Once relocated, she continues to act up, and her parents lose faith in her. Eventually, the family gets help from an unlikely person
Kristin Scott, the only female firefighter on her squad, is unfairly blamed when her father (the Captain) dies in a fire on his last day before retirement. Facing alienation from her squad, she quits. To redeem herself and her reputation, Kristin makes it through a grueling training session to becom
After his best friend dies from a freak fire, green firefighter Jake Relm soon discovers an alien fire beast from the sun has crashed to Earth and intends to wreak havoc.
It's turning out to be a pretty rotten Christmas for the Saunders family. Having just moved to Edmonton, Canada, all the way from Los Angeles, Brian and Danny are missing their friends, their dad Wayne has just been laid off, and their mom Judy is stranded at LAX due to Yuletide overbooking. Now Dad
A relationship expert gets help from the ghost of her former mentor to show her past, present and future self and find true love.
A recent impact by an asteroid on the moon has cracked the lunar surface, sending billions of pounds of debris into space, much of which is headed for Earth. As global changes suddenly take place, a task force of the country's preeminent scientists gather at the American Space Institute to figure o
A murder of crows become infected with mad cow disease and take to systematically pecking out the townspeople one by one.
Sam, a college student in a small Northwestern town, reluctantly joins his roommates in a contest to see who can hook up with the most women by the end of the semester. But when men slowly start disappearing around town, he and his friends learn that female aliens have been posing as students to mat
A group of extreme spelunkers face death from an unknown monster as they go exploring with treasure hunters in their ranks.
After surviving a horrible car crash, a woman continues to hallucinate about another life with another husband and child. She struggles to distinguish whether she is going crazy or if her seemingly perfect husband harbors a dark secret.
Two robots with the ability to acquire strength and intelligence, a project secretly engineered by the military, go out of control after crashing down on a deserted island, forcing a team of Navy SEALs to journey there and take them out of commission.
An estranged daughter is determined to free her mother suspected in the murder of her wealthy and prominent husband who harbors dark secrets.
A noted author, famous for her true-crime nonfiction, visits a small Oregon town to do some reporting for her latest book. It?s the tale of a heinous murder committed by a young man who's now sitting on death row. As she plays detective and digs for the facts, she stumbles upon some unsettling info
A criminal leaving literary clues behind is chased down by two officers, one actively on his trail and the other his ex-partner from behind bars, convicted of murder himself.
Art historian Samantha Gaines is in search of the fabled Sword of Mars, a weapon which grants its possessor invincibility. But she soon finds herself face to face with the sword's protector, a three-headed demonic hellhound with an insatiable rage who also stands guard by a portal to Hell.
Soon after Tom Weaver's dishonest business deal fails, he is trapped alone in a parking garage, running from a 6,000 pound truck that is trying to kill him.
A swarm of genetically modified yellowjacket wasps escapes from an experimental laboratory in Woodland, Kansas, wreaking havoc as they sting and feed.
A commando team tries to stay alive while being pursued on a remote island by deadly lizards and snakes.
A team of scientists undertake a mission to go to the Earth's molten core in an attempt to avert an ecological disaster brewing above as volcanic eruptions and earthquakes threaten to destroy the Pacific Rim.
When a young woman moves into a new apartment, she unknowingly garners the attention of a neighbor whose interest quickly becomes obsessive. Frightened for her safety, she decides to take matters into her own hands and turn the tables on her stalker but her actions may put her life at stake.
A small Maryland town faces a horrifying natural anomaly when mutant snakehead fish start attacking locals.
A couple find that their new apartment is less than ideal as they discover mysterious happenings around them.
A tale about a gangly boy genius who agrees to help a martial arts whiz and his extraordinary primate pal Clemens outwit and outfight a devious animal laboratory. The boy does so in exchange for some expert advice on how to play football and win the affections of his dream girl.
A man searches for treasure with the help of a beautiful pilot.
A former meteorologist returns home to face a killer storm that is similar to a storm ten years ealier that left him a widow.
Based on the unproduced stage play of the same name this dramatic thriller is about a novelist who becomes the subject of a true life crime story when she encounters two stange men at her isolated beach house -- one is there to kill her and other to save her life.
Erin is an actress who makes her living by helping an investigator set up cheating husbands. When she starts to fall for her next "target," Max, her world crumbles and her life begins to appear in jeopardy.
While their parents are out finalizing legal documents, the three Korda children have to handle opening night at Spokes restaurant. Chaos ensues when the kids battle a competitor, deal with a food critic, and handle the customers.
A team of government scientists have gone deep into the Amazon in order to find and capture a breed of deadly wasp. When the truck transporting the deadly wasps crashes, the wasps are inadvertantly let loose into the local villages, leading Dr Daniel Lang to attempt to stop them before they do some
A man with telekinetic abilities crosses paths with a group with similar powers who are running from a secret branch of the US government, that wants them for their own dark reasons.
A computer genius utilizes the help of a detective to track down the cause of his brother's death. When more corpses begin turning up with the unusual practice of organ removal, the pair have murder in mind as a possibility. Furthermore, they soon are drawn into the sinister world of a cult whose
Television movie pilot for the series, "Crusade," the sequel to "Babylon 5." Earth and the Minbari join forces to build two battleships under the leadership of Interstellar Alliance President John Sheridan. While checking the construction of the ships with Garibaldi, Sheridan is sent a message in hi
Prequel to the series "Babylon 5." Told through the eyes of a now-aged Centauri Emperor Londo Mollari in the year 2276, the film chronicles the events leading up to, during and after the Earth/Minbari War that set the stage for the United Nations-like space station Babylon 5.
Television movie based on the series "Babylon 5." After a brief absence from Babylon 5, Michael Grimaldi returns to the station as a harbinger of doom. An archeologist in his employ has stolen an ancient relic he believes to be the key to eternal life from the Soul Hunters, immortal creatures who ca
Television movie based on the Marvel comic book, "Nick Fury," a retired special agent for S.H.I.E.L.D. (Supreme Headquarters International Espionage Law-Enforcement Division). Nick Fury is reinstated when the world is threatened by Viper, the arch villain seeking revenge against him and threatening
Dr. Gerry Klooster is devastated when he is diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease. He informs his wife Ruth that he would like her to assist him in committing suicide when the disease progresses to the point where he can no longer make decisions for himself. Because she loves her husband, Ruth decides
Is America ready for Wally Sparks? Television viewers often accuse today's talk show hosts of crossing the line when it comes to good taste and wise judgment. Ladies and gentleman... meet Wally Sparks. A fast-talking host of a tactless, uncouth TV tabloid show, Wally makes half of America laugh hyst
Original movie based on the series "Babylon 5." An ancient alien artifact found in hyperspace is brought back to Babylon 5, where people begin to have frightening dreams of surreal towering structures and massive ships. The dreams intensify and soon become a kind of mental compulsion leading to viol
The black sheep son of a wealthy Tulsa family returns to the world he'd renounced and is forced into a blackmail scheme by his high school sweetheart's menacing husband. When he helps the only eyewitness to a murder, he gets caught in a web of revenge and redemption.
Fearless, sophisticated and debonair, Agent WD-40, a.k.a. Steele--Dick Steele, was The Agency''s star spy until he left after his true love, a fellow agent, literally slipped through his fingers during a battle with the evil General Rancor, Steele''s longtime nemesis. Steele is lured back to active service when he receives an urgent message from The Agency''s Director. General Rancor, the megalomaniacal madman presumed dead after losing two limbs in an explosive altercation with Steele fifteen years earlier, is alive! He''s mad as hell--armless--but still dangerous, and Steele is the only man who can get a leg up on him and stop his diabolical scheme for global power. Steele is joined in his pursuit of Rancor by the beautiful, mysterious Agent 3.14, and together they elude Rancor''s henchmen, escape speeding vehicles, avoid booby traps and thwart kidnap attempts (and have time for a little dining and dancing) as they make their way to General Rancor''s lair.
Evil sorcerer Shang Tsung has led a powerful prince to victory against his mortal enemies for nine generations. If he is victorious in the tenth Mortal Kombat tournament, the desolation and evil that have flourished in the Outworld will reign over Earth forever. Now, guided into battle by Rayden, a mighty and powerful god, three human warriors--Sonya Blade, Johnny Cage and Lui Kang--must look deep within their souls to discover the power they need to conquer a host of insurmountable events and superhuman foes.
After discovering an ancient mask with strange powers, a timid bank clerk is instantly transformed into an indestructible superhero, able to fulfill his innermost desires and whims.
Hulk Hogan is a wrestler facing a foe far scarier than anything he''s seen in the ring in the outrageous family comedy "The Nanny" (1993). Down-on-his-luck pro wrestler Sean Armstrong (Hogan) reluctantly takes a job as a bodyguard to a couple of rich kids and learns the hard way that children can be more terrifying than choke holds, body-slams and even guns. With Sherman Helmsley and Afa Anoai.
An actress is persuaded by a charming man to join him in a scheme of revenge against his cousin.
Christopher Lambert reprises his role in "Highlander II: The Quickening" (1991), re-packaged as "Highlander 2: Renegade Version." The sequel to the 1986 hit finds Lambert returning as the immortal Connor MacLeod who saves Earth from a depleting ozone layer by building a shield that deflects sunlight. Sean Connery, Virginia Madsen, and Michael Ironside also star.
After losing his arm in a car accident, a criminal psychologist has it replaced with a limb that belonged to a serial killer
A mercenary from outer space tries to find some peace and quiet on planet earth.
Based on the true story of a young rock climber who at the last minute replaces an ailing USA team member at an international mountain climbing expedition in the USSR in 1974.
Pops is not worried about getting the lease of his Snowy Peaks ski lodge renewed, but he should be. A greedy land developer named Sam Maris is determined to get the logde and turn it into a resort complex. Maris is plotting to turn the state ski resort inspector against Pops by any means necessary, but the lovable misfits that make up the Snowy Peaks ski patrol are going to do their best to stop him.
The Creed family settles into their idyllic home in the countryside only to discover that it sits next door to a pet cemetery - built on an ancient Indian burial ground. Their mysterious new neighbor, Jud Crandall, hides the cemetery''s darkest secret...until a family tragedy brings the secret to life. Now, an unthinkable evil is about to be resurrected.
A married mother of two teenagers is unprepared for the emotional pain and stress of her husband leaving her for a younger woman.
Phyllis Nefler, a hoity-toity, out-of-touch Beverly Hills housewife, does little more with her life than go shopping. With her husband wanting a divorce, Phyllis looks for an outlet to make herself useful, and finds it by occupying the open position as leader of her daughter''s "Wilderness Girls" troop, the world''s richest girl scouts. After initially holding camp-outs at the Beverly Hills hotel and earning badges for facials and pricing jewelry, the girls and Phyllis must prove that they truly have survival and leadership skills.
A television movie in which a female police officer from Philadelphia, bound for a vacation in Rome, decides to hide her true identity for fear she will never find true love. When she meets a man on the plane, it never occurs to her that he too has something to hide, and their new romance becomes a
A movie pilot for an unsold series. A maverick cop teams up with a research scientist to rescue her creation, a police-dog with a computer-enhanced brain.
Fourth sequel to the original "Police Academy" takes place at a Police Chief''s Convention with the typical hijinks.
A dumb cop tries to thwart a plot to assassinate Queen Elizabeth.
A young man's life is turned upside down when he discovers an angel in his backyard swimming pool.
A post-apocalyptic action-adventure about a new breed of warrior trained in the art of swordsmanship.
This sequel depicts all the regulars teaching civilians how to fight crime in their neighborhoods, as usual, with disastrous results.
When Tommy Jarvis was a child, he killed the murdering Jason. Tommy now lives in a mental institution, grown up, but still haunted by this childhood trauma. He and his friend Allen break out of the institute and go to Crystal Lake cemetery where Jason is buried. Sadly, Tommy''s actions accidentally resurrect Jason, who goes on a new killing spree, and Tommy tries to convince the sheriff to help him put a final end to the bloodshed.
The brave crime-fighting graduates of Police Academy are back to train a bunch of new recruits in the hilarious sequel "Police Academy 3: Back in Training" (1986). The Governor is out to cut the police budget, and that means one of two schools will have to go. Can the incompetent alumni of Commandant Lassard''s Academy step in to save the day? Starring Steve Guttenberg, Bubba Smith, David Graf and master-of-noise Michael Winslow.
A Hollywood studio head promises a dying friend to turn a notorious sex manual into a movie.
After graduating from the Police Academy, Mahoney and his friends are ready to deal with true crime. Their initial assignment is to stop a gang of tough graffiti artists, but the new lieutenant at the station does not want them to succeed. So the lieutenant does everything he can to see them fail, and the former cadets repond by planning revenge on him.
A group of misfits enlist in the police academy and embark on a series of zany adventures.
A U.S. colonel escapes from the Viet Cong, then comes back with a floating arsenal to get others out.
Slasher movie fans rejoice! For Jason Voorhees, the scourge of Crystal Lake is back, bringing sheer terror with him. And despite the title, "Friday the 13th - The Final Chapter" (1984) is definitely not the last time Jason finds a way to keep the fear going. He''s actually in seven more movies that follow. Look for Crispen Glover and Corey Feldman in this installment.
Steve Guttenberg, Jeffery Tambor, Lisa Langlois, Art Hindle, Richard Paul, Bruce Malmuth. Guttenberg is a private eye who unwittingly ingests a dying scientist?s invisibility potion, and who finds himself the target of CIA and KGB pursuit. Originally produced in 3-D.
Two bumbling friends take a series of various temporary jobs before getting hired to drive a car from Chicago to Las Vegas. What they don''t realize is that five million dollars in ill-gotten money is hidden in the trunk, which leads them into a series of misadventures.
A dramatization of the true account of a fundamentalist sect in Arizona that practices polygamy, with returning Korean war veteran Christopher Atkins' rebellion against his father (Conrad Bain) when learning that he plans to increase his stable of wives by adding the 15-year-old girl (Diane Lane) wi
Although her father forbid it, teenage Amy goes to a carnival with her boyfriend Buzz, her best friend Liz, and her boyfriend, Richie. The two couples have a great time all day, then call their parents and lie so that they can spend the night in the funhouse. Then after they see one of the employees murder a woman, they try to get out, find that the funhouse is locked, and realize that they are in terrible danger.
Two pot-heads work on an ice-cream truck serving up specially treated confections that are more than just a hit with the kids.
Former baseball player Flash and a dancer named Chu Chu have both fallen on hard times. Due to his alcoholism, he has been reduced to selling stolen watches and she is working as a street performer. When they find a briefcase full of stolen government documents, they return it to get the reward mone
A suicidal neurotic keeps getting between a hit man and his job.
Cheech is out of work, has a cranky neighbor and is spending most of his time trying to get together with a social worker who he likes. Chong and his cousin Red are riding around Hollywood in a Ferrari, looking for fun and adventure.
Eric is an obsessive movie fan works at a film distributor warehouse and screens old movies in his bedroom at night. When Eric runs into Marilyn O'Connor, a look-alike for Marilyn Monroe, he goes over the edge into a real psychosis and she becomes the target of his obsession. After believing that h
A team of scientists must stop one of their own after he is exposed to dark matter radiation that imbues him with the power to control the weather.
A magician with an enchanted ring is the only one who can stop an evil wizard who wants to unleash a legion of living gargoyles on the world.
A comedy pilot for an unsold series about two friends, "Fat" Nicky and "No Luck" Sal who get themselves into jams as they wheel and deal to make ends meet. The friends believe a recently deceased friend in their Boston inner-city neighborhood may have purchased a winning lottery ticket.
A comedy pilot, not picked up by ABC, about the determined owner of a home security company who takes drastic measures and enlists the aid of his eccentric staffers when the city, bank, and police department threaten to close his business. In the pilot episode, titled "Hack It or Pack It," the secur
Arena owner Max Harrison copes with a madcap assortment of circus performers, pro wrestlers, and other unusual characters who populate his establishment. The arena will go out of business if a bill is not found to replace the scheduled wrestling matches.
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A 12-part miniseries continuing Herman Wouk's epic two-volume saga which began with "The Winds of War." The first 17-hour installment begins one week after Pearl Harbor. The family of career naval officer Captain Victor "Pug" Henry is scattered around the globe. Pug and his son, Byron, are fighting
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