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What would happen if some one kept calling you from the grave? Would you hang up on them? Would you converse with them? Would you think your going crazy? Albert Graves died 30 years ago, but he still wants to talk to--IA Agent Bradley Mulligan. Mulligan doesn't believe in ghosts. but maybe he'll sho
With the help of Lieutenant Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman sets out to destroy organized crime in Gotham for good. The triumvirate proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a rising criminal mastermind known as the Joker, who thrusts Gotham into anarchy and forces the Dark Knight ever closer to crossing the fine line between hero and vigilante.
After losing his crew in a fatal crash, legendary Rescue Swimmer, Ben Randall, is sent to teach at "A" School, an elite training program for Coast Guard Rescue Swimmers. Wrestling with the loss of his crew members, he throws himself into teaching, turning the program upside down with his unorthodox training methods. While there, he encounters a young, cocky swim champ, Jake Fischer, who is driven to be the best. During training, Randall helps mold Jake''s character, combining his raw talent with the heart and dedication required of a Rescue Swimmer. Upon graduation, Jake follows Randall to Kodiak, Alaska, where they face the inherent dangers of the Bering Sea. In his initial solo rescue, Jake learns firsthand from Randall, the true meaning of heroism and sacrifice, echoing the Swimmer''s motto--"So Others May Live!"
Morris' family is far from perfect. While growing up, Morris faced obstacles most youngsters only read about. His mother died of cancer, and it is possible his father assisted his wife's death to spare her the pain of her last agonizing moments. Morris is still uncertain about his father's innocence
A young man in his twenties and his friends are confronted with making decisions about living in their small midwestern town.
Two narcotics officers investigating a homicide uncover a drug plot involving a new, untraceable drug.
After years of tireless work, a team of scientists and technicians at the University of Chicago have tapped a simple, yet almost infinitely powerful way to produce energy from water--cleanly, efficiently, abundantly--for a fuel-starved, pollution-weary world. What impact will this discovery have on us all? Student machinist Eddie Kasalivich and scientist Lily Sinclair are about to get the explosive answer. Suddenly caught in a chain reaction of murder and high-tech espionage, the two colleagues are forced to go on the lam after being framed for the murder of their mentor, visionary scientist Dr. Alistair Barkley, and the sabotage of their laboratory. Barkley had been determined to give details of the discovery freely to all nations. Others insisted on discretion--and would go to any lengths to keep it from getting out. With a half-dozen federal agencies pursuing them across the country, Eddie and Lily set out to discover who is behind this far-reaching, shadowy and deadly conspiracy.
An emergency room doctor who is facing legal troubles has an alien encounter which leaves him with the power to vaporize lawyers.
Karen McCann is a happily married mother of two with a satisfying job and good friends. Life is rewarding; her world makes sense. Karen has played by the rules, and she lives secure in the assumption that things always turn out for the best. Suddenly, however, her safe, ordered existence is shattere
Once upon a time, in the lush hills of Santa Barbara, lived twin brothers. They were identical of face, but not of soul. One brother loved with an unprejudiced heart his family, friends and the pristine land they call home. The other brother, whose own heart was cold, could not see past his vision o
A young boy witnesses the suicide of a lawyer whose client is in the mob, and a female attorney tries to protect him.
All his life, people have told Rudy he''s not good enough, not smart enough, not big enough. But nothing can stop his impossible dream of playing football for Notre Dame. From the time he''s a young boy, Rudy is determined to join the Fighting Irish. But his blue collar family only laughs at his ambitions - they know Rudy will follow his father and brothers to the local steel mill. And, for four long years after high school, he does just that. But some dreams won''t die, as Rudy proves when he goes to heroic lengths to win admission to Notre Dame. Once there, he becomes a walk-on player, serving as little more than a human tackling dummy against the starting players. Bloodied but unbeaten, Rudy wins the respect of legendary coach Ara Parseghian and the other Irish players, who give him one shot at gridiron glory.
A man is forced to go on the run after being falsely accused of killing his wife.
Story about Babe Ruth, the man and the legend, and the woman who forced him to confront the one thing that threatened his dominance over the game of baseball - his fast-paced lifestyle.
An English priest arrives in a rough neighborhood in Chicago and ingratiates himself to the local community.
An honest cop discovers that his policeman father is on the take and that his grandfather is a mafia kingpin.
Four seemingly improbable friends face a series of dilemmas, together and individually.
A movie about a Chicago family -- a building contractor and his two sons who have opposing ideologies. One brother works for a power-hungry builder with underworld connections; the younger son, a priest in one of the city's poor parishes, is fighting the forces for which his brother works.
Political thriller revolving around a conspiracy, a nuclear disarmament treaty between the USA and USSR, and a court-martialed soldier who escapes from custody.
Undercover police investigate a political assassination and illicit CIA operations.
A young, cocky, womanizing bartender falls in love with a beautiful down-to-earth artist, and decides to settle down.
Because of his talent, charm and wisecracking sense of humor, David Basner is a self-made man on the fast track. He loves his job, his band accountant is healthy and women find him irresistible. Then his father Max, calls to give David the news that he and David''s mother Lorraine are calling it quits after 35 years. Now, aside from pressures of his own busy life, David has the new responsibilities of taking care of his crotchety dad and emotionally supporting his mother. Through these experiences, David gains a new understanding and appreciation of his parents, with whom he thought he had nothing in common.
An experienced pool shark coaches a young hothead on his way to the top.
A renegade Chicago cop makes up his own rules as he goes up against a gang war.
A diverse group of high schoolers forced to spend detention on a Saturday in the library. Forced to make the best of their circumstances, they learn to understand each other and discover that in spite of their initial differences, they actually share many common feelings and problems.
A fiery, redheaded, rule-bending female detective, dubbed by critics as "Dirty Harriette" because of her Clint Eastwood-like approach to let her guns do the talking where the bad guys are involved, takes on a ruthless cocaine matriarch in this exceptionally violent movie whose unexpected popularity
A previously unnoticed high school student is pursued by three women.
Mr. T's first starring movie for television has him playing a softhearted but ever scowling nightclub bouncer who finds himself involved with a bunch of kids after being conned into taking over a youth center. Mr. T's hometown of Chicago was the location for virtually all of the filming, and Mr. T h
The 1977 German film, "The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum," was the basis of veteran television writer Loring Mandel's Americanization of the Heinrich Boll novel. Executive producer Marlo Thomas deglamorized herself to star as an innocent shopkeeper whose life is shattered when she finds herself hound
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.
Peter Strauss is a steelworker caught in the shutdown of a mill where his family had worked for decades and goes south to find a job but, frustrated when the unemployment drags on, he turns to drink and takes his frustrations out on the wife and kids.
While his parents are away, a high school student practices his business skills by turning his suburban home into a bordello.
Ernice is a Chicago newspaper columnist who regularly reports on the corrupt behavior of local politicians. When one of his pieces about a crooked alderman proves too controversial, the paper sends Ernie out to the Rocky Mountains to write a lightweight article about reclusive ornithologist Nell Porter. Nell wants no part of the project and orders Ernie to leave, but since his guide is gone and won''t return for weeks, she relents and allows him to stay. Forced to put up with each other''s company, the two find a way to tolerate the situation, and eventually fall in love.
An infertile couple who desperately want a child have tried everything and are devastated when they learn that they will not be able to adopt. As the husband tries to adjust to the fact that he is sterile, the wife goes to a singles bar for a one night stand, and when that doesn't work, she enlists
Misc. Crew (feature film)
A World War II tale which focuses on a squad of American troops battling against the Japanese during the hellish battle of Guadalcanal Island. Witt has gone AWOL and considers the contrast between the peace of the islanders and the chaos brought by war. Meanwhile, the troops are led by two men: Tall
A bored housewife-turned-amateur sleuth drags her college professor husband into an investigation of what she believes to be a murder.
A pilot based on the feature film "I'm Gonna Git U Sucka." Three former cops help a friend who is framed for robbery on the very day he retires from the police department.
A pilot, not picked up by NBC, about Frank and Jack, two Chicago blue-collar workers who are best friends. They receive invitations to their high school reunion, but suffer anxiety at the thought of attending because Jack feels he is too fat and Frank's much sought after promotion is not quite what
Profile of actress Ingrid Bergman.
John Stossel examines the pursuit of happiness in this special. Several factors that seem to help people achieve happiness are discussed including control, optimism, humor, and close relationships. Stossel presents scientific data suggesting that due to genetics some people are actually born happy.
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