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|Also Known As:||Died:||November 5, 2010|
|Born:||April 30, 1944||Cause of Death:||Chronic lymphocytic leukemia|
|Birth Place:||New York City, New York, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Thirtysomething Annie finds her life turned completely upside down when she takes on the maid of honor role in her best friend Lillian's wedding. In way over her head but determined to succeed, Annie leads a hodgepodge of bridesmaids on a wild ride down the road to the big event.
Maggie is an alluring free spirit who won't let anything, including a formidable personal challenge, tie her down. But she meets her match in Jamie Randall, whose relentless and nearly infallible charm serve him well with the ladies and the cutthroat world of pharmaceutical sales. Maggie and Jamie's
In 1971, the neatness-obsessed but sharply observant 6-year-old Augusten finds himself trapped between his troubled parents: his mother Deirdre, an unpublished--not to mention unstable--confessional poet with delusions of being hugely famous; and his father Norman, an alcoholic math professor who lo
A sequel to the feature starring John Travolta, where a small-town auto mechanic suddenly develops an insatiable appetite for learning and begins to comprehend the beauty and intelligence of the universe. After coming under persecution for his newfound abilities, the man escapes to a new town, ass
A tale about two lovelorn fiftysomething New Yorkers. Christopher is an exterminator-cum-jazz musician who, after years of one-night stands, begins to question his sexual orientation. Grace is a divorcee whose daughter has just left home for college. Grace is looking to jump-start her life anew. Gr
Television movie based on a true story about 19-year-old Marita Lorenz, the daughter of a CIA agent, who falls in love with Fidel Castro during the early years of his reign in Cuba and becomes his secretary and lover against the wishes of her parents. She becomes pregnant with his child, and he beco
A Jewish man meets a Mexican night club dancer in Las Vegas which leads to a one-night stand. Later, when she tells him that she''s pregnant, they decide to marry... and eventually they fall in love.
A conservative young woman develops uncontrollable sexual urges as a result of a traffic accident and subsequent brain damage. Inspired by a true story.
When beauty queen Shauna Langley is murdered, the police have plenty of suspects and motives to choose from: Shauna's sexy rival and crown contender, Danielle; Danielle's overbearing stage mother, Kathy; Shauna's ex-lover, Riley Baxter; Riley's gold-digging, young stepmother, Patrice; and many of th
Set in 1954, two young men try to find meaning in their lives after returning home to Indianapolis after the Korean War. Shy, repressed Sonny and confident, athletic Gunner search for love, meaning and fullfillment across the barren landscape of hamburger stands and strip clubs that have come to typ
High school senior Erica French decides not to give her baby up for adoption, but to keep her daughter and better their lives by attending college. Committed to moving on with her life without the support of her baby''s father, Erica enrolls her daughter in daycare while she attends class. The child''s father and his family eventually decide they want custody of the baby and take Erica to court. They attempt to portray Erica as an unfit mother, an a heated courtroom battle ensues. Inspired by a true story.
A teen-age girl begins a journey of self-discovery when she recognizes the face of a young, missing child on a milk carton as her own.
An adopted racially mixed infant grows up and searches for her biological parents.
A television movie about Lyle and Erik Menendez who killed their parents allegedly to collect their multi-million dollar inheritance. The brothers claimed they acted in self-defense following years of sexual, physical and mental abuse.
A young playwright and his college sweetheart find life in the "real world" much more of a test.
Television movie based on the article, "We Love Our Daughter So Much We Took Her to Court." Parents confront their daughter's life-threatening anorexic condition.
A television movie based on true stories from the October 1991 Oakland Hills, California, fire.
When a woman comes to Dr. Ann Hecker to talk about her violent and very satisfying sexual life, the good doctor realizes that she and her patient share a lover. The psychiatrist soon finds herself embroiled in sadomasochism and murder.
The trials and tribulations of the Bettoun clan, a former gangster family trying to go legit in the USA, but unable to escape its deadly past.
A 17-year-old high school girl from the South deals with her parents' sudden divorce.
Based on actress Jill Ireland's autobiography, dealing with her teenage son's heroin addiction and the death of her father.
A successful American industrialist retreats unexpectedly to Bali to review his life.
A true story about the 1984 Miami court case about a child molester who operates a preschool day-care center. The case was the first successful prosecution of a day-care operator on child abuse charges. The children were witnesses in the court case.
A psychotic killer seeks to control the life of a successful, strong-willed soap-opera producer after he steals her credit cards and phonebook/datebook.
An upper middle-class housewife whose life is jolted when her husband suddenly seeks divorce after 17 years of seemingly wedded bliss.
A New York journalist fed up with city life and concerned for the welfare of her trendy daughter, takes off for the deep south in search of her great uncle.
In a rare television acting appearance, Jill Clayburgh is a wife, mother and art gallery owner who launches a quiet (occasionally humorous) campaign to find a potential replacement for herself in her family's life after discovering that her cancer has returned. Filmed in and around Montreal, this dr
A chronicle focusing in on the largest peace demonstration in the history of the world, which took place on June 12, 1982. One million people were in New York on what's been described as a magical day, speaking in one voice to "stop the nuclear arms race." There were forty-three volunteer camera te
Conflict erupts when the first woman appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court takes her seat on the bench and her conservative views are in sharp contradiction to her peers of the court.
Kate is a mathematics professor who is married to a cheerful architect named Homer. Kate travels from their home in Chicago to New York City, where she meets the handsome, recently retired professional baseball player Ben. The two are attracted to each other, and when Ben pursues her, Kate is surprised by her willingness to get romantically involved with him.
Recently widowed American opera diva Caterina takes her teenaged son Joe with her on a long singing tour to Italy. Absorbed in her hectic work in various Verdi operas around Rome, Caterina is soon shocked to discover that her troubled and lonely son has become a heroin addict. Her desperate attempts to wean the youth off the drug result in an incestuous relationship, but also in a possibility to reunite Joe--maybe even herself--with his real father, whose existence she has kept a secret from him.
A middle-aged man loses confidence after his wife, an ambitious singer, divorces him. Then, just as his new relationship with an insecure teacher is blossoming into a romance, his wife attempts a reconciliation. The seduction by his wife and the song she has written just for him help him make up his mind which woman to choose.
Erica seemingly has the perfect life until her husband informs her he's leaving her for another woman. With help from a therapist and a supportive group of friends, she recovers and begins to build a life for herself. She even entertains the possibility of a new relationship.
Two football players both love the boss'''' daughter.
When leading man Clark Gable and comedienne Carole Lombard meet at a party, they take an instant dislike to each other and she punches him in the jaw. But fate continues to bring the couple together and eventually they fall in love. However, their romance is marred by the fact that Gable is married
Two lonely people, both terminally ill, have a short-lived love affair, sharing a series of adventures in which they live out their childhood dreams. This film was called "Today Is Forever" for its theatrical showings overseas. Richard C. Glouner won an Emmy Award nomination for his cinematography.
A book editor takes a train from Los Angeles to Chicago, looking forward to a restful trip. During the journey, he has a love affair, witnesses a murder, is accused of committing it himself by an undercover FBI agent, becomes the target of the real murderer and enlists the help of a car thief to help him save himself and his new girlfriend.
A drama about an investigative reporter (obviously based on Gail Sheehy) for a New York-based news magazine who digs into the multi-million dollar prostitution business in Manhattan in search of the real profiteers. Emmy Award nominations went to Jill Clayburgh for her acting and Fay Kanin for her w
A pilot for a prospective series dealing with a gypsy private eye who is dragged into a homicide case from his other job -- as an antique dealer -- when one of his colleagues is accused of the crime.
A scientist decides to undergo an experimental surgery in the hopes that it will control his violent tendencies.
A jewel thief worms his way into Texas society.
An engaging comedy-mystery about a couple of eccentric mystery writers, a spinster and her widowed sister, who turn detective to hunt down the killer of a faded movie star (Paulette Goddard, who came out of retirement to play the role) with the help of their ex-con bodyguard/chauffeur, hired by thei
During a session with his psychoanalyst, Alexander Portnoy rants about everything that is bothering him and it''s a long list. His complaints include his childhood and his family with an emphasis on his mother, his sexual fantasies and the problems that he has with women, and his obsessive feelings about his Judaism.
An obscene phone caller is so charming that many of his victims find themselves hoping he will call again. In fact, one woman is so taken with the caller that she goes to a great deal of trouble to find where he lives so that she can see if he is as compelling in person as he is on the phone.
Low-budget story about the pre-wedding jitters and mishaps that can occur as a couple plans to tie the knot.
A live broadcast of the 25th anniversary of "Saturday Night Live," featuring clips and highlights from previous seasons as well as appearances by former regulars and former guest hosts.
Annual Memorial Day Concert from the US Capitol. This year's concert honors American nurses who served in Vietnam and commemorates the 50th anniversary of D-Day.
A two-part, four-hour documentary special about Abraham Lincoln during the Civil War as told in the words of people who figured importantly in his life. Uses the voices of an all-star cast.
A documentary that seeks to inform parents on methods of teaching their children about sex. The program also examines the statistics concerning teenage pregnancy and abortion.
The adventures of Wes Tucker, a novelist struggling to make a living in New York City.
A two-part miniseries based on Clifford Irving's novel. A young Texas lawyer defends two persons accused of murder in separate cases, only to learn that the two cases are linked -- and that one of his clients may be the guilty party.
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